EDMONTON – Michael Rex Bartley, 67, passed away Wednesday, October 25, 2023, at Southern Kentucky Rehabilitation Hospital in Bowling Green, KY. He was born on January 13, 1956, in Burkesville, KY to the late Rex and Jean Huff Bartley. He was also preceded in death by a granddaughter, Shaylee Jo Vibbert.
Mr. Bartley was of the Baptist faith and worked as a supervisor for CCC Contracting before retiring in 2022 after 15 years. He was an avid lover of the water, fishing, and hunting, but his greatest love was spending time with his family and friends.
Survivors include his wife, Betty Mae Bartley of Edmonton, KY; five children, Christina Simmons (Jason) of Glasgow, KY, Christopher Bartley (Christy) of Temple Hill, KY, Cody Bartley, Amanda Allen (Kevin) of Tompkinsville, KY, and Samantha Vibbert (Kelly) of Summer Shade, KY; three siblings, Connie Bartley, Mark Bartley (Teresa), and Joseph Bartley (Donna) all of Glasgow, KY; thirteen grandchildren, Becca Bartley, Cheyenne Bartley, Cassie Simmons, Jake Simmons, Justin Simmons (Cortney), Jacey Bartley, Hadley Bartley, Coy Allen, Troy Allen, Bailey Vibbert, Payslee Vibbert, Kylee Vibbert, Kessler Vibbert; two great-grandchildren, Remington Allen and Trace Miller; a special brother-in-law, Donald Garden; several nieces and nephews including two special nephews, Charles and Donald Gordon.
Funeral services will be at 1:00 p.m. Sunday, October 29, 2023, at McMurtrey Funeral Home with burial in the Summer Shade Cemetery. Visitation will be after 11:00 a.m. Saturday at Mcmurtrey Funeral Home.