Sadie Melissa Owens McHargue, 93, of Shepherdsville, KY and Dunedin, FL passed away on Friday, June 7, 2019 at her residence in Shepherdsville, KY. Sadie was a native of Gilmore in (Green Co.), IN and grew up in Mt. Vernon, KY. She also resided in Louisville, KY, Pekin, IN and Tarpon Springs, FL. She was a "snow-bird" and divided her time between Dunedin, FL and Shepherdsville, KY. She was a licensed funeral director and worked with her husband, the late Billy McHargue, managing the old McDaniel Funeral Home in Highland Park where they also resided She was a member of both Shepherdsville First Baptist Church and Beacon Baptist Church in Hudson, FL.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Billy McHargue; her parents, Oscar and Louise Owens; and siblings, Virginia "Bernice" McEldred, Norman Lee Owens and Wynona "Sharon" Burton.
She is survived by her children, Frank Marion Whitehouse of Louisville and LoAnn Talbott & (Rick) of Tarpon Dunedin, FL and Shepherdsville, KY; grandchildren, Melissa Doyle & (Michael), Heather Skaggs & (Keith), Brian Short & (Jennifer), Kirk Whitehouse & (Cara), Steven Short & (Dawn), and Adrienne Williams & (Jeff); seven great grandchildren, and sister, Carol Barnett of Mt. Vernon, KY.
Funeral services for Mrs. Sadie McHargue will be conducted 1 PM Tuesday June 11, 2019 at the Cox Funeral Home with Bro. Luther Allen officiating. Burial will follow in the Elmwood Cemetery. Friends may visit from 3-8pm Monday at the Fern Creek Funeral Home, 5406 Bardstown Road in Louisville, and after 11am Tuesday until the time of the service at Cox Funeral Home.
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