Glenn Price Gainous, 83, of Adairville, KY, passed from this life on Thursday June 4, 2020, at his home, surrounded by his loving family. Graveside services will be conducted Sunday June 7th at 2:00 p.m. in the Gainous Cemetery on Dot Rd. in Adairville, KY with Reverend Clay Burchett officiating. Pallbearers will be Jeremy Gainous, Ivan Gainous, Ezekiel Gainous, Dalton Gainous, Preston Gibson, and Trystan Gibson. Terry Creek will serve as an honorary pallbearer. The family will receive friends at the graveside service on Sunday. It is asked that everyone please respect the CDC guidelines by social distancing throughout the cemetery on Sunday as Mr. Glenn’s life is celebrated by all that loved him and that he loved in return. There will be no visitation at the funeral home prior to the graveside service.
Mr. Glenn was born May 3, 1937 in Logan County, KY to the late Jimmy Price and Rebecca McGoldrick Gainous. He served six years in the National Guard Air Force and spent a lifetime of farming and loving his family. Mr. Glenn was a member of Oakland United Methodist Church, the Masonic Lodge #17 in Russellville, KY since 1971, the Eastern Starr, and the Shriners Rizpah Temple. He loved spending time at Kentucky Lake and at Lake Okeechobee Florida. In July of this year, he would be married to the love of his life, Murlene Hester Gainous, for 60 years. They both loved to travel and have been in 49 of the 50 U.S. States. Mr. Glenn was a very knowledgeable man and was very much a self-educated person. He loved reading, especially his treasured set of encyclopedias that he found at a yard sale, and spending time with his family and friends.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his son: Gilbert Stephen Gainous, by his brothers: Jerry and Donald Gainous, and by his sister: Barbara Knight. Mr. Glenn is survived by his wife: Murlene Hester Gainous of Adairville, KY, by his son: Scott Price Gainous of Adairville, KY, by his daughter-in-law: Brenda White Gainous of Springfield, by his sister: Margie Jenkins of Adairville, KY, by his grandchildren: Corissa Gibson, Jeremy (Lindsay) Gainous, Ivan Gainous, Ezekiel (Brenna) Gainous, Dalton (Kamala) Gainous, and Woodrow Gainous, and by his 10 great grandchildren.
The family request that memorial contributions be made to Wendell Foster Campus 815 Triplett St. Owensboro, KY 42303 or to the Logan County Shrine Club in Russellville, KY.
Robertson County Funeral Home in charge of arrangements
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