Jessie B. Ellis McCandless 89 of Glasgow died Wednesday, September 28, 2005 at her residence. Born in Barren Co. she was the daughter of the late Jake & Mary Houchens Jackson and wife of the late William E. McCandless. Mrs. McCandless was a member of the Pleasant Point Baptist Church and a former longtime employee of J. O. Frank Processing and Colonel Sanders Kentucky Fried Chicken in Glasgow. Survivors include 1 son William Ellis & wife Shirley of Etoile; 3 daughters Shirley Gentry & husband J. T. of Louisville, KY, Naomi Bush of Glasgow and Sheva Lowe & husband John of Glasgow; 8 grandchildren, 11 great grandchildren and several nieces and nephews also survive. In addition to her parents and husband she was preceded in death by her first husband Lucian Ellis, 2 brothers and 4 sisters. Funeral services will be 11:00am Saturday, October 1, 2005 at the A. F. Crow & Son Funeral Home with burial in the Mount Pleasant Cemetery. Visitation will be after 12:00pm Friday at the funeral home.

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  1. You all have our sympathy. Sorry we are not going to get to come, we are going out of town this morning. You all have all our LOVE. Nyman & Betty Claywll

  2. Sorry we had been out of town just got in around noon today Saturday and did not know of the death. We will remember this family in our prayers. Rondal and Jean Ellis May God Bless

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