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From the files of Audrey Bernice French Goode/Good
|SANDERS, Lula Oaks||SAYLOR, Malinda E.||SAYLOR, Roxie Hoskins||SAYLOR, Stephen Curtis|
|SCHEFFLER, Dessie Petrey||SHAW, Fred G||SHAW, Freida S.||SILER, James "Jim"|
|SILER, Ulan V. "Dude"||SIMPSON, Othmer||SIMS, Amber H||SIMS, Anna R|
|SIMS, Ina K||SIMS, Luada||SIMS, Randall A|
|SIMS, Richard T||SINGLETON, Laura Shea||SIZEMORE, Eugene||SMITH, Garfield|
|SPEAKE, Margaret||SPEARS, Frank||SPEARS, George William|
|SPEARS, Orville Gene||SPRATT, Rebecca A. Renner||SPRINKLES, Leonard A.||SPURLIN, James R|
|STEVENS, John Hardy||STICKLER, Billy|
November 11, 1976 - Interior Journal
March 01, 1901 -
services for Mrs. Lula Mae Sanders, 75, of Rt. 1, Versailles, were held Monday
at Bovard Funeral Home in Versailles, with burial in Cliff Hill
Cemetery. Rev. Richard Burcham of the Versailles Baptist Church officiated.
died Saturday at the Columbus Convalescent Center after several months of
was born in Lincoln County, Kentucky, March 5, 1901, the daughter of Carnt and
Ida Harris Oaks and married Raymond Sanders, Sr. who survives.
Sanders was a member of the Riple [Ripley]
County Barracks Auxiliary, World War I Veterans, No 190, who held services
Sunday evening at the funeral home.
She was also a member of the Versailles Baptist Church.
besides her husband are one son, Raymond, Jr., five daughters, Mrs. Bessie [Christine]
Mae Weaver of Apache Junction, Arizona, Mrs. Mary Jewell Lay of Tempe,
Arizona, Mrs. Lillian Jacobs of Waynesburg, Mrs. Lou Ellen Geabes of Versailles and Mrs. Dorothy Ann Burriss of Columbus; 24 grandchildren and 31 great-grandchildren;
one sister, Mrs. Eldora Estep of Crab Orchard, and one brother, Jesse Oaks of Waynesburg.
1990 - Interior Journal
14, 1918 - May 07, 1990
Malinda Ellen Saylor, 72, of 4005 St. Lawrence St., Cincinnati, formerly
of Crab Orchard, died there May 07.
March 14, 1918, in Garrard County, she was a daughter of the late Mack Thomas
and Elsie VanWinkle Mullins. She was a housewife and a maid. She was a member
of the Free Pentecostal Holiness Church. She was a widow.
include five sons, John Saylor of Florida, Solomon Saylor of Georgia, and Ewell,
Robert and Arvil Saylor, all of Cincinnati; a daughter; two brothers, Melvin
Mullins of Cincinnati and Bobby Mullins of Newport; two sisters, Allie Woodall of Stanford and Mattie Wardlow of Crab Orchard; 12 grandchildren; and several great-grandchildren.
was held May 10, at Martin Funeral Home, Crab Orchard. Burial was in Crab
were Pearl Helton, Frank Kilby, Robert Woodall, Gerald Birchfield, Ernest
Hopkins and Dennis Hopkins.
December 03, 1987 - Interior Journal
18, 1906 - November 24, 1987
Hoskins Saylor, 81, of 2504 Knorr Ave. Cincinnati, Ohio, formerly of Crab
Orchard died Tuesday, Nov. 24 at the Jewish Hospital in Cincinnati of an
was born in Clay County on Sept. 18, 1906 to the late Matt and Verinda Shelton
was a former employee for the Frank Tea and Spice Co., of Cincinnati. She was a
member of the Spring Grove Baptist Church, Cincinnati, formerly a member
of the Watts Chapel Baptist Church of Crab Orchard. She was preceded in death by her husband, Hezzie Saylor on March 14, 1982.
is survived by a son, Charles Vernon Saylor and a daughter, June E. Hawkins,
both of Cincinnati; a brother, Edd Hoskins of Paoli, Ind., five sisters, Lettie
Cincinnati, Ohio, Maggie Saylor of Paoli, Ind., Dazie Little of Flemminsburg, Naomi Brummett of Winchester and June Genton of Crab Orchard; 3 grandchildren,
6 great grandchildren and nieces, nephews and friends.
services were held Friday, Nov. 27 at the Martin Funeral Home with Rev. David
Calhoun officiating. Burial was in the Saylor Family Cemetery, Pallbearers were
November 30, 1989 - Interior Journal
08, 1943 - November 24, 1989
Curtis Saylor, 46, of 124 Lisa Ave, Danville, Ky., died Friday, November 24 at
the Markey Cancer Center in Lexington.
native of Lincoln County, he was born May 8, 1943 to Sam Saylor and Melavee
Harris Saylor. He was a 25 year employee with Penn Ventilator in Junction City.
He was a member of Gethsemane Baptist, a deacon and Sunday School teacher at Gethsemane, and a past member of Waynesburg Masonic Lodge # 328 F &AM.
survivors include his wife, Eula Lee Wesley Saylor; one son, John Saylor,
Danville; two daughters, Cassandra and Patricia Saylor, both of Danville; and
three brothers, Lowell, Morris and Wayne Saylor, all of Waynesburg.
were Johnny Cummins, Travis Godbey, Marty Worthington, Nellus Estes, Tommy
Messer and Johnny Preston. Honorary pallbearers were the men of
Gethsemane Baptist Church and fellow mechanics of Danville.
services were held Monday, Nov. 27 at the Gethsemane Baptist Church with
Bill Hall officiating. Burial was in Danville Memorial Gardens.
Bill Hall officiating. Burial was in Danville Memorial Gardens.
Funeral Home was in charge of the arrangements.
May 30, 1991 - Interior Journal
06, 1908 - May 26, 1991
Petrey Scheffler, 82, of 4525 Highway 39, Crab Orchard, Ky., died Sunday, May 26
at her residence.
native of Lincoln County, she was born Nov. 6, 1908 to the late John Petrey and
Amanda Todd Petrey. She was a homemaker and a member of Watts Chapel Baptist
include her husband, Fred [Frederick]
A. Scheffler, Sr., Crab Orchard; two sons, Clarence Scheffler, Crab Orchard and
Fred Scheffler, Jr., Los Angeles, CA.;
one daughter, Faye Hatfield, Crab Orchard; two grandchildren, Debbie Hatfield and Donnie Scheffler, both of Crab Orchard and two great grandchildren,
Chris and Lori Scheffler, both of St. Cloud, FL.
services were held Wednesday, May 29 at the Fox Funeral Home with Bro. Ron
Cathers and Bro. Cecil Roundtree officiating. Burial in Friendship Cemetery.
January 04, 1990 - Interior Journal
11, 1908 - December 27, 1990
G. Shaw, age 81, of 1305 Walnut St., Crab Orchard died Wednesday, Dec. 27 at the
Fort Logan Hospital E.C. U., Stanford, of an extended illness.
was born Oct. 11, 1908 in Lincoln County to the late James Shaw and Mary Wyler.
was retired from the T. Y. Shaw and Sons Scrap Yard, Crab Orchard and was a
member of Beech Grove Baptist Church.
include sisters, Ann Calloway and Mary Eliza Blankenship, both of Crab Orchard,
Rosella James of Stanford and Emma James of Dayton, OH.; several nieces, nephews
services were held Friday, Dec. 29 at the Martin Funeral Home with Rev. Ronald
Harpe and Rev. David Calhoun officiating. Burial was in Crab Orchard Cemetery.
were Jimmy Callway, Billy Blankenship, Tommy Blankenship, Fred Wyler, Billy
Walter Hawley and Charles Brummett.
August 22, 1991 - Central Record, Lancaster
Simpson Shaw, 62, of Riverdale, Ga., died Friday, August 16, 1991 at Southern
Regional Medical Center in Riverdale after an illness.
native of Lincoln County, she was the daughter of the late Mr. and Mrs. Othmer
Simpson. She was a housewife and the widow of Ernest Shaw.
include a daughter, Mrs. Kenneth (Twana) Worthan, of Rex, Ga.; one sister Betty
Elam of Crab Orchard; and one granddaughter Amanda Worthan of Rex. Ga. and three
services were held at Ramsey Funeral Home, August 19, 1991 at 2:00 p.m.,
officiated by Rev. David Calhoun. Burial was in Lancaster Cemetery.
were Joe Downs, Kenneth Barnett, Rodney Elam, Billy Owens, Shawn Hester and
February 16, 1989 - Interior Journal
21, 1947 - February 10, 2000
"Jim" Siler, 41, of Waynesburg, died Friday, February 10 at the U. K.
Medical Center in Lexington of an extended illness.
was born, Oct. 21, 1947 in Lincoln County to the late John Siler and Macie
was a truck driver, a D. J. on the radio station and a member of Mt. Hebron
is survived by his wife, Barbara Kendall Siler of Waynesburg; two brother, Ulan
Siler of Waynesburg and John Siler, Jr. of Columbus, Ind.; a daughter, Jeannie
Sue Hughes, Bronston; nieces, nephews and a host of friends.
services were held Sunday, Feb. 12 at the Martin Funeral Home with Rev. Dan
Gutenson officiating. Burial was in
Mt. Hebron Church Cemetery.
were Bobby Siler, Tony Siler, Donnie Siler, Rod Doss, Jerry Petrey and Leon
Funeral Home was in charge of all the arrangements.
February 10, 2000 - The Central Record, Lancaster, KY
V. "Dude" Siler, 72 of 40 Rector Road, Waynesburg, died Saturday,
February 5, 2000 at Central Baptist Hospital in Lexington.
was born March 30, 1927, he was the son of the late John and Macie P. [Petrey]
Siler. He was the widower of Margaret B. Siler. He was a former
employee of Somerset Oil and a member of Mt. Hebron Baptist Church.
include four daughters, Betty Doss of Waynesburg, Melinda Sebastian of
Waynesburg, Vicky Dykes of Crab Orchard, Patricia Hester of West Liberty; two
Bobby Siler of Waynesburg and Donnie Siler of Junction City; one brother John Siler Jr. of Columbus, Ind.; twelve grandchildren and one great grandchild.
services were held Monday, February 7, 2000 at McKnight-Martin Funeral Home by
Rev. Gary King. Burial was in Mt. Hebron Baptist Church Cemetery in
were Ronnie Padgett, Scott Cook, Mike Miracle, J. P. Doss, Jerry Siler and
September 21, 1984 - Interior Journal & The Lincoln County Post
30, 1902 - September 11, 1984
Simpson, 82, of Crab Orchard, Kentucky, passed away Tuesday, September 11, 1984,
at the Garrard County Hospital.
was born April 30, 1902. He was a retired State Highway employee for 22 years
and a member of the Crab Orchard Baptist Church.
Simpson is survived by his wife, Mrs. Mable Smith Simpson, Crab Orchard; three
daughters, Mrs. Fred Shaw, Riverdale, Georgia; Mrs. Betty Elam, Crab
Orchard; and Mrs. Marion Hester, Sierra Vista, Arizona; five sisters, Mrs. Sally Belvin, Mrs. Matilda Denny and Mrs. Elsie Bray, all of Crab Orchard; Mrs. Anna
Bailey and Mrs. Elizabeth White, both of Lexington; two half sister, Mrs. Sue Thompson and Mrs. Daisy Thompson both of Ohio; four grandchildren; and three great grandchildren.
services were held 2:00 p.m., Thursday, at the Crab Orchard Baptist Church, with
Rev David Calhoun officiating. Burial was in the Mt. Zion Cemetery.
were Lonnie and Marion Smith, Bobby and Roy, Jr. Denny, Lee Maggard and Chad
Morgan and Fox Funeral Home was in charge of funeral arrangements.
October 09, 1986 - Interior Journal
November 08, 1901
- October 08, 1986
H. Sims, 84, of Fellowship Home in Danville, formerly of Kings Mountain died
Wednesday, Oct. 8 at Ephraim McDowell Memorial Hospital in Danville.
native of Lincoln County, he was the son of the late George H. Sims and Delia
is survived by a brother, Greene Sims of Ft. Mitchell, Ky. and a sister of
Lucille Miller of Cincinnati, Ohio.
services will be held today (Thursday) at 11 a.m. at the Barnett and Demrow
Funeral Home with Rev. Carroll Jasper officiating. Visitation will be from 9
funeral time. Burial will be in the Sims Family Cemetery.
has death date as October 07, 1986]
March 30, 2000 - Interior Journal
01, 1914 - March 21, 2000
R. Sims, 85 of 6158 N. Ky. 837, Kings Mountain, died Tuesday March 21 at her
native of Casey Co., she was born Dec. 1, 1914 to the late George Marion Rigney
and Mary Falconbury Rigney. She was a homemaker, member of Walltown
Christian Church, and the widow of John T. Sims.
was also preceded in death by one daughter, Lena Phillippe; two sisters, Bessie
Martin and Bertha Land; and an infant brother.
include three sons, Hubert Sims of Walltown and Hollis and Lloyd Sims of
Louisville; one daughter, Linda Patterson of Walltown; 14 grandchildren;
23 great grandchildren; and 3 great-great grandchildren.
services were held Friday March 24 at the Barnett and Demrow Funeral Home with
Bro. J. R. Phillippe, Jr. officiating. Burial was in the Double Springs
pallbearers were John Haddix, Steven Sims, Ray Sims, Danny Sims, Michael Sims,
Garland Phillippe, and Anthony Sims.
January 22, 1987 - Interior Journal
10, 1895 - January 08, 1987
May Sims, 91 of Moreland, died Thursday in the Friendship House of Danville
after a long illness.
June 10, 1895 in Casey County, she was the daughter of the late William and
Betty Estes Penn. She was the widow of Oscar Sims.
She was preceded in death by a daughter,
Norene Sims Powell. She was a member of the Hustonville Baptist Church.
include two daughters, Lois Baker of Moreland, and Thelma VanHook of Beach
Grove, Ind.; two sisters, Beulah Fredericks of Middleburg and Flossie
Faulconberry of Indianapolis, Ind.; 5 grandchildren and 8 great grandchildren. [Has 8 great-great grandchildren]
services were held Sunday at the W. L. Pruitt Funeral Home with Rev. Eddie
Reynolds officiating. Burial was in Hustonville Cemetery
April 26, 1976 - Advocate-Messenger
- (Spl) - Services for Ina Kathleen Sims, 79, of Hustonville, Rt 1, who died
Sunday at the home of a son, will be at 2 p.m. Tuesday at the Locust Grove
Church with burial in the KP Hall Cemetery. The Revs. Robert Lanham and Fred Hill will officiate.
She was a native of Harrison County and a member of the Locust Grove Baptist Church.
was the widow of Arthur Sims.
are two daughters, Mrs. Grace Goins of Cincinnati, Ohio and Mrs. Enid Tallan [ Pallan
] of Ludlow, and three sons, Randall and Richard Sims, both of Hustonville
Rt. 1 and Raymond Sims of Kings Mountain, seven grandchildren and seven great grandchildren.
body is at Morgan-Fox Funeral Home in Stanford.
October 09, 1986 - Interior Journal
03, 1911 - October 07, 1986
Sims, 75, of Parkers Lake, Ky., formerly of Kings Mountain, died Tuesday, Oct. 7
at the Cumberland Manor Nursing Home in Parkers Lake, Ky.
native of Lincoln Co., she was born May 3, 1911. She was the daughter of the
late George H. Sims and Delia Carter Sims.
is survived by a brother Greene Sims of Ft. Mitchell, Ky. and a sister Lucille
Miller, Cincinnati, Ohio.
services will be held today (Thursday) at 11 a. m. at the Barnett and Demrow
Funeral Home with Rev. Carroll Jasper officiating. Visitation will be from 9
a.m. until funeral time.
Burial will be in the Sims Family Cemetery in Kings Mountain.
has death date as October 06 1986]
February 15, 1996 - Interior Journal
15. 1929 - February 10, 1996
Arthur Sims, 66, 10765 Green River Road, Hustonville, died Saturday, February
10, 1996 at St. Joseph Hospital, Lexington.
June 15, 1929 in Lincoln County, he was the son of the late Arthur and Ina
Kathleen Doan Sims. He was a retired wireman-journeyman for the International
Brotherhood of Electrical Workers. He belonged to New Salem Baptist Church and was a Mason and Scottish Rite member. He was
owner of Sims Grocery and was a Lincoln County constable.
include his wife, Betty Faye Austin Sims, New Salem; two daughters, Tammy League
of Lancaster and Belinda Monin of Bardstown; one brother,
Raymond Sims; Kings Mountain; a sister, Enid Pallan, Ludlow; and six grandchildren.
services were held Tuesday, February 13, 1996 at Fox Funeral Home, officiated by
Rev. Bobby Estes. Burial was in the New Salem Cemetery.
were Conley, Lyndell, Norman and Dennis Sims, Steffon Pallan and Don Barlow.
October 14, 1982 - Interior Journal
21, 1923 - October 07, 1982
T. Sims, 58, Route 1, Waynesburg, died Thursday October 7, 1982 at Fort Logan
Hospital of a sudden illness.
was born December 21, 1923 and was a native of Lincoln County. He worked at York
Casket Company, Lancaster, a member of Locust Grove Baptist Church, a veteran
of World War II, and son of Arthur and Ina Kathleen Doan Sims.
is survived by his wife, Mrs. Agnes Sims, Route 1, Waynesburg; one son, Norman
Sims, Route 1, Middleburg; one daughter, Mrs. Patricia Webb, Route 1,
Sims, Route 1, Kings Mountain; and four grandchildren.
Waynesburg; two sisters, Mrs. George Goins, Cincinnati, Ohio; and Mrs. Enid Pallan, Ludlow; two brothers,
Sims, Route 1, Kings Mountain; and four grandchildren.
services were held Saturday, October 9, 1982 at Morgan and Fox Funeral Home with
Rev. Robert McFalls officiating. Burial was in the Gooch Cemetery, Kings
service was held at the cemetery.
were Conley Sims, Lyndell Sims, Dennis Sims, Stephen Pallan, Art Hillard and
January 06, 1994 - Interior Journal
Shea Singleton, 66, 2012 Tower Drive, Eubank, died Monday, January 3, at her
native of Pulaski County, she was born Dec. 12, 1927 to the late William Trumie
Anderson and Naomi Smith Anderson.
She was a homemaker and a member of Cuba Church of God.
include her husband, Wilburn Singleton of Eubank; two daughters, Matilda Barron
of Eubank and Patricia Diane Heist of Waynesburg; four brothers,
Elvis Anderson and Arlie Anderson both of Waynesburg, Rue Anderson of Eubank and Paul Anderson of Sunman, IN.; two sisters, Mary West and S
hirley Sutton of Eubank; 6 grandchildren and 5 great grandchildren.
services will be held Thursday, Jan. 6 at 2 p.m. at Barnett and Demrow Funeral
Home with Rev. Arnold and Rev. Troy Roberts officiating.
Burial will be in Salyers Cemetery in Casey County.
October 08, 1986 - The Lincoln County Ledger, Stanford
17, 1923 - October 03, 1986
- Eugene "Little Dee" Sizemore, 63, of Crab Orchard Route 2 died
Friday, Oct 3, at Fort Logan Hospital.
in Lincoln County on July 17, 1923, he was a son of the late Dea Sizemore.
mother, LouAda Thompson Sizemore, survives.
He was a member of the Baptist Church.
include his wife, Mary Ann Oakes Sizemore of Crab Orchard; a daughter, Patricia
Sue Fletcher of Reading, Ohio; three brothers, Delbert Sizemore of Waynesburg,
Jimmy Sizemore of Stanford. and Ronnie Sizemore of Crab Orchard; four sisters, Ruby Shackleford of Crab Orchard, Mildred Church of Cincinnati, Ohio, Ann Tomplin of
Boston Pike, Ind., and Wilma Jean Coffey of Centerville, Ind.; one grandchild.
funeral was held Monday, Oct. 6 at Fox Funeral Home, Stanford, by the Rev.
Ronald Harp. Burial was in the Crab Orchard Cemetery.
December 09, 1973 - Kentucky Advocate, Danville, KY
- (Spl) - Garfield Smith, 85, Somerset, died Thursday at Waynesburg.
wife, Mrs. Bessie Smith survives.
services will be held at 1 p.m. today at the Morris & Hislope Funeral Home
in Science Hill.
August 03, 1978 - Interior Journal
13, 1909 - July 29, 1978
for William Hubert Smith, 68, of Crab Orchard Route 1, who died Saturday, July
29 at Kings Daughters Hospital in Shelbyville
after an extended illness, was held at 2 p.m.
at Mount Zion Church of Christ. Thaddeus Eubank officiated and burial was
in the church cemetery.
native of Pulaski County, he was a retired farmer and a member of the Mount Zion
Church of Christ.
include four daughters, Beatrice Perry of Crab Orchard Route 1, Della Mae
Camplese of Tampa, Fla., Andrea French of Shelbyville, and Betty Jo Huffines
of Louisville; three sons, Marvin Lee of Science Hill, Jack Wayne of Louisville and Bill D. Smith of Crab Orchard Route 1; two sisters, Mrs. Lela Sutton of Somerset
and Margaret McClure of Eubank; six grandchildren and two great grandchildren.
and Fox Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements
January 18, 1996 - Interior Journal
Speake, 88 of Lancaster Street Crab Orchard, died Thursday, Jan 11 at Cape Fear
Valley Medical Center in Fayetteville, NC.
native of Garrard County, she was born Dec. 8, 1907 to the late George and Susie
Elizabeth Best Denny. She was a homemaker and a member of Crab
Orchard Baptist Church and the widow of Edward Speake.
include a son, Wayne Speake of Crab Orchard; two daughters, Georgia Sue Cantrell
of Valparaiso, FL., Peggy Holcomb of Florence; two sisters,
Pearl Logan and Clara Jones, both of Lancaster; one brother, Willie Denny of Harrodsburg; 3 granddaughters, Darlene Siewinski, Peggy VanCleve and Melissa Sue
Cantrell; a grandson, Anthony Speake; and 5 great grandchildren.
services were held Tuesday, Jan 16 at the Ramsey Funeral Home with Rev. Barry
Jeffries officiating. Burial was in the Lancaster Cemetery.
were James Dawson, Mark Siewinski, Ricky VanCleve, Anthony Speake, J. R. Harris,
Billy Denny and Jimmy Denny.
February 20, 1977 - Kentucky Advocate, Danville
27, 1904 - February 18, 1977 - SS
(Spl) - Rites for Frank Spears, 73 of Stanford Rt. 1, who died Friday
morning of an apparent heart attack, will be held at 1 p.m. today at Pine Hall
Church of Christ [Pine Grove Church of Christ] with burial in the church cemetery.
may call at Beazley-Raney-Speaks Funeral Home.
Speaks, a farmer, was a native of Virginia. He was the son of the late Joe Green
and Charlotte Kidd Spears. He was a member of Pine Hall Church of Christ.
include his wife, Mary Dye Spears; seven sons, Gene and Eddie Spears, both of
Stanford, Owen Spears of Science Hill, George Spears of Bradford,
Ohio, and Joe , Johnny and Harold Spears, all of Marion, Ohio; three daughters, Alice Spears of Stanford and Lottie Young and Dixie Spears, both of Marion; one brother,
Ed Spears of Sunberg, Ind.; two sisters, Viola Manuel and Deffie Oakes, both of Stanford, and 13 grandchildren.
November 10, 1977 - Interior Journal
07, 1927 - November 02, 1977
for George William Spears, 49, of Wells Landing Rd., Danville, Rt.1, who died
Wednesday at St. Joseph Hospital, Lexington, after a long illness, was held at 1
Saturday, Nov. 5 at Oldham, Roberts and Powell Funeral Home, Richmond. The Rev. Frank Foster officiated and burial followed in Richmond Cemetery.
was the husband of Mrs. Betty Whitaker Spears and employee of Corning Glass
Works in Danville. He was born in Pulaski County and the son of Mrs. Mary Spears
of Eubank, who survives.
also include two sons, Danny Spears and Larry Spears both of Danville; three
brothers, Jerry D. of Ft. Lauderdale, Fla., Henry Lee of Richmond and Luther
Crab Orchard; six sisters, Mrs. Ella Hines of Eubank, Mrs. Flossie Schlappi of Waynesburg, Mrs. Gladys Hensley and Mrs. Tressa Justice, both of Hendersonville, NC., and
Mrs. Verna Ledford and Mrs. Dortha Lee Ledford, both of Crab Orchard; several nieces and nephews.
May 14, 1992 - Interior Journal
18, 1956 - May 09, 1992
Gene Spears, 35, of 409 Crescent Drive, Danville, formerly of Stanford, died
Saturday, May 9, at Fort Logan Hospital.
Native of Lincoln County, he was born Sept 18, 1956 to the late Frank and Mary
Dye Spears. He was a farmer and an Army peacetime veteran.
include his wife Teresa Woodyard Spears of Danville; two sons, Shawn and Gregory
Spears both of Danville; two daughters, Jenie and Elisha Spears, both of
brothers, Owen Spears of Nancy, Harold Spears of Sidney, OH, George Spears of
Lancaster, Joe and Eddie Spears, both of Stanford and Johnny Spears of Union
and three sisters, Dixie Farris of Danville and Lottie and Alice Spears, both of Marion, OH.
services were held Tuesday, May 12 at the Pine Grove Cemetery with Bro.
James Kidd officiating.
Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements.
May 10, 1979 - Interior Journal
15, 1901 - May 06, 1979
Alice Spratt, 78, formerly of Rowland, died Sunday evening, May 6 at the home of
her daughter, Mrs. Lucille Benge, Danville Route 1, after a long illness.
Spratt was born Jan. 15, 1901 in Rockcastle County to the late Alva and Sara
Bullock Renner. She was a housewife and a member of Calvary Hill Baptist Church.
She was married to the late Frank Spratt who died in 1964.
survivors include two other daughters, Margaret Osborne of Danville and Wilma
Nichols of Fern Creek: two sons, Chester Martin of Hustonville
and Elzy Spratt of Indianapolis, Ind.; 32 grandchildren and 45 great-grandchildren.
were conducted at 2 p.m. Tuesday at Beazley-Raney- Speaks Funeral Home with the
Rev. John Carter officiating.
was in Buffalo Springs Cemetery.
served as pall-bearers.
February 10, 1975 - Lincoln Ledger, Stanford, Ky
Fla. - Leonard A. Sprinkles, 83 of Orlando, died Dec. 19 in Orlando.
March 22, 1925 in Lincoln County, he was a son of the late Arch and Nannie
Sprinkles. He was a retired Army and vocational school teacher for 26 years in
He was a Mason and Member of Dover Shores Baptist Church.
include his wife Nell Vanhook Sprinkles of Orlando; a son and two daughters;
brother, Archie K. Sprinkles of Santa Clara, Calif.; three sisters, Mildred
Carter of Danville and Alice Murphy and Nancy Caldwell, both of Stanford; and
funeral was held last Thursday at Dover Shores Baptist Church, Orlando. Burial
was in Chapel Hill Cemetery, Orlando.
Obituary File # 87 for Nell VanHook Sprinkles]
January 04, 1990 - Interior Journal
December 27, 1989 - The Lincoln Ledger
07, 1904 - December 22, 1990
R. Spurlin, 85, of 116 Lynnwood Drive, Lancaster, died Friday, Dec, 22 at the
Garrard County Hospital in Lancaster.
native of Madison County, he was born May 7, 1904 to the late George Rufus
Spurlin and Katie Riley Spurlin. He was a farmer, cattleman and landowner in
Madison counties. He was a member of Richmond Primitive Baptist Church and received the Master Conservationist Award in Lincoln County in 1983.
include his wife, Nevelyn Alexander Spurlin, Lancaster; two sons, James Alan
Spurlin, Preachersville and George F. Spurlin of Texas; four sisters, Ruby
Boca Raton, FL., Ann McKenna and Kathleen Patrick, both of Sarasota, FL. and Elizabeth Cole of Venice, FL.; two brothers, Evan C. Spurlin and Thomas Spurlin
both of Richmond; 3 grandchildren, James David Spurlin, Preachersville, Dr. Mark Alan Spurlin, Danville, and Barry Wayne Spurlin, Preachersville; and 5 great grandchildren.
services were held Wednesday, Dec. 27 at the Ramsey Funeral Home with Rev. James
Crowe and Rev. Billy Estes officiating. Burial was in Lancaster Cemetery.
were James David Spurlin, Barry Wayne Spurlin, Dr. Mark Alan Spurlin, Marvin
Perkins, Alan Bohlman. Honorary pallbearers were Larry Barber, Roger Grubbs,
Denny Tribble, Marshall Singleton, Fred Wyler, Billy Gilbert, Clifton Whittaker.
March 02, 1989 - Interior Journal
14, 1909 - February 19, 1989
Hardy Stevens, 79, of Brodhead, formerly of Crab Orchard, died Sunday, Feb 19,
at the Rockcastle Hospital, Inc., Mt Vernon of
an extended illness.
in Lincoln County on March 14, 1909 to the late Will Stevens and Irene Wren
Stevens. He was a retired farmer and a member of the Watts Chapel Baptist
He was preceded in death by a son, Delbert Stevens.
include his wife, Sarah Bell Thomas Stevens of Brodhead; three sons, J. W.
Stevens, Crab Orchard, Bobby Stevens, McKee, and Jimmy Stevens of Brodhead;
one daughter, Delsie Brummett of Brodhead; two brothers, Lawrence Payne and Jim Payne, both of Cincinnati; one sister, Stella Adams of Cincinnati; 11 grandchildren;
6 great grandchildren, nieces, nephews and friends.
services were held 2 p.m. Wednesday at the Martin Funeral Home with Rev. Dan
Gutenson officiating. Burial was in the Ephesus Cemetery.
were Kevin Stevens, Rodney Brummett, Dale Stevens, Shannon Stevens, Ernest
Spoonamore and Ernie Bowling.
December 31, 1986 - The Lincoln Ledger, Stanford, KY
01, 1948 - December 19, 1986
- The funeral of Billy Stickler, 38, of the Ottenheim community was held Sunday
at Mount Hebron Baptist Church by the Rev. Dan Gutenson. Burial was in the
died Friday, Dec. 19 at Fort Logan Hospital after an illness.
May 1, 1948, in Lincoln County, he was the son of Cecil Lewis Stickler of
Waynesburg Route 2 and the late William Stickler.
He was a farmer and a member of Mount Hebron Baptist Church.
survivors include two brothers, Jeffrey Stickler of Waynesburg Route 2 and
Eugene Lewis of Columbus, Ohio; seven sisters, Mrs. Arlie (Wilma)
Padgett, Mrs. Joseph (Eva) Gutenson, and Mrs. George (Amanda) Sizemore, all of Waynesburg Route 2, Mrs. Hobert (Emma) Mullins of Stanford Route 3,
Mrs. Mike (Linda) Smith of Augusta, Ga., and Mrs. Mike (Margaret) Caldwell of Danville; and several nieces and nephews.