Stephanie Franshell Rathert PDF Print
Monday, 15 July 2013 14:48

Stephanie Franshell Rathert 48 of Smiths Grove, KY died Sunday, July 14, 2013 at her residence.  Born in Russellville, KY she was the daughter of the late Walter Marion Byrd and Sue Hibbett Byrd of Glasgow who survives.  Mrs. Rathert was a member of the Holy Trinity Lutheran Church in Bowling Green, KY and employed by Lowe’s of Glasgow.

In addition to her mother she is survived by her husband Tim Rathert of Smiths Grove; a daughter Kelley Rathert of Cave City; a son Joshua Rathert and wife Andrea of Louisville, KY; 2 grandchildren Brennan Rathert and Koreena Schroer; 5 sisters Roberta Emmit of Glasgow, Peggy Hutcherson husband and Bobby of Glasgow, Glenda Lowery of Louisville, Cindy Green and husband Yancy of Glasgow and Deanna Houchens and husband Bill of Glasgow; 2 brothers Mark Byrd of Russellville and Brent Decker and wife Michelle of Johnson City, TN; and several nieces and nephews.

In addition to her father she was preceded in death by a brother Wesley Marion Byrd.

Funeral services will be 10:00am Thursday, July 18, 2013 at the Holy Trinity Lutheran Church in Bowling Green, KY with burial in the Shiloh Cemetery. Visitation will be after 11:00am Wednesday at the A. F. Crow & Son Funeral Home and Thursday 9:00am until time for the service at the Holy Trinity Lutheran Church in Bowling Green.


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