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William “Kenneth” Staples, 81, of Glasgow passed away

William “Kenneth” Staples, 81, of Glasgow passed away November 16, 2022, at the Shanti Niketan Hospice Home with his family by his side. Kenneth was a native of Barren County, A son of the late Rev. Richard and Thelma Staples.

He was a member of Greater Vision Baptist Church, and a 32nd Degree Mason and a Shriner. Kenneth was a retired farmer, worked in the tobacco warehouse for 50 plus years, and was a painter. He loved fishing, was an avid hunter, and golfer. He was a family man and friend to all.

Kenneth is survived by his loving wife 58 years, Betty Kinslow Staples; two daughters, Kim Forbis (Tommy) and Lee Ann Tarry (Roscoe); two granddaughters, Taylor Copas (Jacob) and Lindsey Beck (Sam); five great grandchildren, Cecilee Copas, Jax Copas, Cash Copas, Waylon Haynes and Ryver Beck; a brother, Tommy Staples Sr; and many nieces and nephews.

The funeral service will be held at 3:00 PM, Tuesday, November 22nd, at A.F. Crow & Son Funeral Home with burial in the Glasgow Municipal Cemetery.  Visitation will be from 3:00 PM until 8:00 PM, Monday, and Tuesday morning until time for services at the funeral home.

A.F. Crow & Son Funeral Home is both honored and privileged to be entrusted with the care of Mr. Staples

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