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Bartley & Sons Funeral Home
Thursday August 4th, 2022
10:00am - 1:00pm

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Bartley & Sons Funeral Home
Thursday August 4th, 2022

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Florence "Flo" Effi (Howard) Goldsmith

Mrs. Florence “Flo” Effi (Howard) Goldsmith, age 81, of Glasgow, Kentucky entered into the presence of the Lord on Tuesday, August 2, 2022, at TJ Samson Community Hospital, surrounded by her family.  Flo was born in Monroe County on October 25, 1940, a daughter of the late Homer Wallace and Elizabeth (Page) Howard.  She married James Goldsmith on June 11, 1966.  Flo retired from PNC Bank, after working 25 years as an Administrative Assistant.  She enjoyed spending time with her beloved daughters, and grandchildren.  She was a member of Pleasant Grove Baptist Church.

In addition to her husband of fifty-six years, James R. Goldsmith, she is survived by three daughters; Vicki Burke and her husband Randy, of Coldwater, Michigan, Dana Murphy and her husband Stacey of Shepherdsville, Kentucky, and Jennifer Mitchell, and her husband Dennis of Glasgow, Kentucky.  Ten grandchildren, Ashley Angel, Nick, and Dakota Burke, Matthew, Michael and Mark Murphy, Dylan, Jansenne, Seth, and Beau Mitchell, and three great-grandchildren also survive.

She was preceded in death by her parents; Homer Wallace Howard, and Elizabeth (Page) Howard.

Funeral services will be conducted on Thursday, August 4, 2022, at 1:00 p.m. from Bartley & Sons Funeral Home in Tompkinsville, Kentucky.  Bro. Carl Thomas will officiate the service. 

The family will receive friends at the funeral home after 10:00 a.m. until the service time at 1:00 p.m.

Bartley & Sons Funeral Home is honored to be entrusted with the care of Mrs. Goldsmith and her family at this time.  

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Jim so sorry to hear about the passing of your loved one Flo was one of the sweetest person anyone could meet I loved working with her at kmart Jim you are in my thoughts and prayers

Dorothy RILEY Aug 6 2022 12:16 AM

So sorry ,Jim .I always enjoyed talking to you and Flo.She was always so sweet to me.Prayers for all.

Sue Byrd Aug 4 2022 10:27 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Florence "Flo" Goldsmith

Stan & Barbie King Aug 4 2022 8:16 AM

Family …… sympathies on the loss of Florence. Fond memories of Florence and Jim at PGBC. Especially at the ball field. RIp

Nancy Gray Aug 3 2022 7:31 PM

A candle was lit in memory of Florence "Flo" Goldsmith

Diana Mitchell Aug 3 2022 6:03 PM

A candle was lit in memory of Florence "Flo" Goldsmith

sherri smothers Aug 3 2022 3:46 PM

Sorry for your loss. Lori and I will keep you and your family in our prayers. In Christ, Scott and Lori King

Scott and Lori King Aug 3 2022 3:30 PM

Jim, So sorry to hear about Flo. She is the sweetie person, always love to work with her. Be keeping you and yours in our prayers.

CONNIE Phelps Aug 3 2022 1:05 PM

Jim, my thought and prayers are with you. I have sweet memories of Flo. She was such a beautiful person. Such a wonderful friend to my Aunt Roberta…I bet they are having a big time right now! Love and hugs to you!

Karen Grant Maxfield Aug 3 2022 9:23 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Florence "Flo" Goldsmith

Shirley Bramblett Aug 3 2022 8:17 AM

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