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 John William “Billy” Compton, Jr., 71, Glasgow passed away

John William “Billy” Compton, Jr., 71, Glasgow died Friday, February 10, 2023 at his residence.  A native of Barren County, he was the son of the late John William Compton, Sr. and Amanda Ruth Smith Compton.  He was a retired truck driver for Houchens Industries and a lover of the guitar and playing music.

Survivors include two sons: Adam Compton (Nicole) and Benjamin Compton (Cara) both of Bowling Green; five grandchildren: Annie Compton, Aiden Compton, Presley Compton, Lincoln Compton, and Everly Compton; a good friend and caregiver, Jeffrey “Bobo” Long; as well as aunts, uncles, and cousins.

Funeral services will be held 1:00 p.m. Saturday, February 18, 2023 at the Hatcher & Saddler Funeral Home with burial in the Happy Valley Memorial Gardens.  Visitation will be after 11:00 a.m. Saturday at the funeral home.

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