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Lincoln County, KY Obituaries File #66

 Submitted By:  Carole French DiSanto  

Reminder; all obituaries are for personal use only and may not be sold for personal gain, or published without the permission from the Newspaper.    

ADAMS, Silverene Godbey

ADKINS, Alma Sears BAKER, Maggie A. Barron
BAKER, Roger Keith

BAUGH, Lorraine G. Martin

BENGE, Etta M. Allen
BRATCHER, Freddie W. BROWN, George Dewey

CHADWELL, Mary M. Reid

CHANDLER, Paula Blanton

DAY, Glenn Edward DeZARN, Robert L.
DYE, Roy Lee

EADES, Alma Atchey

GREER, Darrel Eugene
HACKER, Mabel Baugh   HARDIN, Patsy VanHook  

HAY, Jesse Francis

HENSON, Dorothy L. Gibson  

HERRINGTON, Norma Bailey   HINKLE, Norma Hasty
JOHNSON, Wilbur A.  

KNICKREHM, Bessie Dye  

LAIR, Elizabeth Foley
LEE, Albert W.   LILLY, Gary Ray  

MALLINSON, Mayola Moran

MANNING, Rose Coleman  

McKINNEY, Pauline Parsons   MIDDLETON, Rose Simpson
MONTGOMERY, Marion Arrington  

NAYLOR, Ayden Luther McCowan

PATTERSON, William Ronald  
PERLMAN, Linda Blanton   PHELPS, Mildred Cox  

ROBERTS, Norman

SAUFLEY, Aline Lovett  

SCHULER, Loretta Osterman   SCOTT, Howard William
STATOM, Joseph G.  

STIMETZ, Vestina Parton  

TAYLOR, Dolphus
TERRY, Robert Lynn   TILLETT, Margaret Ware  

UNTHANK, Samuel Luther

VAUGHT, Carol Todd  

VENOY, Tyler Clint     WALL, William Johnson
WARREN, Eva Jones  

WEBER, Nancy Powell  

YOUNG, Drucilla Baker

Monday, June 15, 2009 – Advocate-Messenger

ADAMS, Silverene Godbey
October 08, 1921 – June 13, 2009

CRAB ORCHARD- Silverene Adams, 87, of Crab Orchard died Saturday at her home. She was born on Oct. 8, 1921, in Pulaski County to the late Elbert and Dolly Atkins Godbey.

She was the widow of Chester Adams. She was a homemaker and a member of Crab Orchard Baptist Church.

Survivors include seven children, Shirley Stringer of Stanford, Gladys Church (Russell) of Nicholasville, Janet Plowman of Crab Orchard, Danny R. Adams (Pam) of Downey, Calif., Sheila Clausen (Dennis) of Crab Orchard, Judy Jacobs (Chuck) of Waynesburg and Chester W. Adams (Kim) of Danville; a brother, Hoover Godbey of Stanford; two sisters, Flonnie Phillips of Lancaster and Marcella Floyd of Ladson, S.C.; 14 grandchildren; 26 great-grandchildren and several nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by three brothers and two sisters.

Visitation is 5-9 p.m. today at Spurlin Funeral Home Chapel in Stanford.

Funeral services will be 1 p.m. Tuesday at Crab Orchard Baptist Church. The Revs. Kaywood Morris and Roger Williams will be officiating. Burial will be in Buffalo Springs Cemetery.

 

Sunday, June 28, 2009 – Advocate-Messenger

ADKINS, Alma Mae Sears
February 13, 1936 – June 26, 2009

STANFORD - Alma Mae Sears Adkins, 73, of Stanford, died Friday, June 26, 2009, at St. Joseph Hospice Care Unit in Lexington.

She was born in Lincoln County on Feb. 13, 1936, to the late Willie T. and Ada Yocum Sears. Alma was a homemaker and a member of Blue Lick Baptist Church.

She is preceded in death by her husband, William Adkins Jr.

Survivors include three daughters; three sons; a sister; 11 grandchildren; and 10 great-grandchildren.

An Appreciation of Life Service will be 11 a.m. Monday at Fox Funeral Home by the Rev. Wayne Stevens with burial to follow in McKinney Cemetery. Visitation is 6-9 p.m. today.

   

Wednesday, June 03, 2009 – Advocate-Messenger

BAKER, Maggie A. Barron
February 15, 1926 – June 02, 2009

CRAB ORCHARD - Maggie A. Barron Baker, 83, of Lexington, formerly of Crab Orchard, Ky., died Tuesday, June 2, 2009, at her home.

Maggie was the wife of the late William D. Baker who preceded her in death on May 12, 2002.

Born Feb. 15, 1926, in Rockcastle County, she was the daughter of the late Leroy and Flora Mae Stevens Barron.

Survivors include a daughter, Betty Lou Belson of Lexington; sons, John Lewis Barron of Lexington, Charles E. Barron of Nicholasville, Ricky Joe Blankenship of Indiana, Billy Raymond Blankenship of Crab Orchard and Timmy David Blankenship of Prison Tennconly, Texas; a brother, Robert Barron of Mount Vernon; sisters, Locie Barron and Mary Hunt, both of Mount Vernon; a special friend, Sharon O'hair of Nicholasville; 19 grandchildren; and several great-grandchildren.

In addition to her parents and husband, Maggie was preceded in death by two brothers, Ed and Herman Barron, and two sisters, Gracie Owens and Martha Swinney.

Services will be 11:30 a.m. Thursday, June 4, 2009, at McKnight Funeral Home Chapel by Bro. Dan Gutenson. Burial will be in Friendship Baptist Church Cemetery.  

Tuesday, June 02, 2009 – Advocate-Messenger

BAKER, Roger Keith
February 13, 1931 – May 31, 2009

CRAB ORCHARD - Roger Keith Baker Sr., 78, of Hustonville, formerly of Crab Orchard, passed away Sunday, May 31, 2009, at the Rockcastle Hospital in Mount Vernon.

Born Feb. 13, 1931, in Crab Orchard, he was a son of the late Earl Cecil Baker Sr. and Jennie Rogers Baker.

Roger was a retired employee of the United States Postal Service, having worked for 27 years at the Crab Orchard and Brodhead offices.

He was an Air Force veteran and a member of Crab Orchard Masonic Lodge 636 and Crab Orchard Baptist Church. Roger was also a former member of the Kentucky Walking Horse Association.

Survivors Include three daughters, Vicki Baker Folger of Lancaster, Nina Jo Ryles of Lexington and Stacy Jan Keeling of Hustonville; a son, Roger Keith (Regina) Baker Jr. of Huntsville, Ala.; eight grandchildren, Elizabeth Ashley Gray, Weston Keith Folger, Jason Tanner Ryles, Lindsay Bo Ryles, Jennie Michelle Baker, Jessica Lynn Baker, Sarah Kayleen Rogers and Britney Nicole Keeling; and three great-grandchildren, Leah Hailey Grace, Marley Jo and Max Tanner Ryles.

In addition to his parents, Roger was preceded in death by his first wife, Bonnie Jean Baker; a brother, Earl "E.C." Baker; sisters, Elizabeth Baker, Bake Young, Martha Dyehouse, Jamie Newland, Ann Mullins and Sue Hale.

The service will be 11 a.m. Wednesday at McKnight Funeral Home Chapel by Bro. David Fralix. Burial will be in Crab Orchard Cemetery with military rites by the Caswell Saufley American Legion Post 18 of Stanford.

Pallbearers will be Tanner Ryles, Weston Folger, Martin Sherrow, Lonnie Pruitt, Rodney Elam, Jimmy Gover and Kyle McKnight.

Honorary pallbearers will be Bobby Elmore, Pat Peck, Theo Nantz and the members of Masonic Lodge 636 of Crab Orchard.

 

 

Monday, May 18, 2009 – Advocate-Messenger

BAUGH, Lorraine Godby Martin
May 18, 1924 – May 16, 2009

STANFORD - Lorraine Godby Martin Baugh, 84, of Stanford passed on to be with her Lord and Savior on Saturday, May 16, at Golden Living Center in Stanford, a few hours before her 85th birthday.

Born May 18, 1924, in Paxton, Ill., she was a daughter of the late Henry Arnold and Georgia Sykes Godby. She was a retired prison guard at La Grange Penitentiary and a member of Pleasant View Baptist Church.

Survivors include her husband, Allen Craig Baugh of Stanford; a son, Sammy Martin (Martina) of Lancaster; two brothers, Henry Godby of Portage, Ind., and Osprey Godby of Cincinnati, Ohio; a sister, Georgia Ann Lewis of Stanford; two grandchildren, Tammy Gilbert (Michael) of Salem, Va.; and Stephanie Martin of Nicholasville; and two great-grandchildren, Tyler and Andrew Gilbert. She was preceded in death by her husband, Elmo Martin; and a brother, Perle Godby.

Services will be 2 p.m. Tuesday at Spurlin Funeral Home with the Rev. Dale Denton officiating. Burial will be at Buffalo Springs Cemetery.

Pallbearers will be Bobby Weaver, David Lewis, Orlis Sparkman, Roy L. Nave, James Snyder and Joe Beck.

 

Tuesday, June 2, 2009 – Interior Journal

BENGE, Etta M. Allen

June 01, 1916 – May 26, 2009

Etta Marie Allen Benge, 92, of Waynesburg, died Tuesday, May 26 at the Golden Living Center in Stanford.

A native of Crandon, Wisc., she was born June 1, 1916, to the late Stephen Farris and Nannie Jane Miller Allen. She was a member of the Highland United Methodist Church and the Lincoln County Senior Citizens and the widow of Johnie Milton Benge.

She was also preceded in death by a brother, Cecil Allen; and a sister, Madgelee Oaks.

Survivors include three nephews and one niece.

Graveside services will be at 11 a.m. today (May 28) at the Mt. Zion Church of Christ Cemetery with Betsy Smith officiating.

McKnight Funeral Home of Crab Orchard is in charge of the arrangements.

 

Tuesday, June 9, 2009 – Advocate- Messenger

BRATCHER, Freddie W.
June 19, 1918 – June 07, 2009

CRAB ORCHARD - Freddie W. Bratcher, 90, died Sunday at Fort Logan Hospital.

Born June 19, 1918, in Waynesburg, he was a son of the late John and Amelia Benke Bratcher. He was a lifelong farmer and a member of St. Sylvester Catholic Church. He was an Army veteran of World War II and received the Asiatic-Pacific Theater Ribbon with one bronze star, the American Theater Ribbon, American Defense Service Medal, Good Conduct Ribbon and World War II Victory Medal.

He was a member of the 3607th Ordnance Heavy Automotive Maintenance Company. He received an honorable discharge Nov. 17, 1945, having served four years and four months.

He was the husband of Barbara Marie Kielbasa Bratcher, whom he married Aug. 26, 1947, and from their union came five children, John (Patricia) Bratcher of Lexington, Jeannie Fitzpatrick of Stanford, Helen (Raymond) Schuler of Waynesburg, Mary Ann (Roger) Adams and David (Sonja) Bratcher, both of Crab Orchard; 15 grandchildren; and seven great-grandchildren.

Services will be 11 a.m. Wednesday at St. Sylvester Catholic Church by Father Tobias Sabariar. Burial will be in St. Sylvester Cemetery with military rites by Caswell Saufley Post 18 of the American Legion.

Pallbearers will be Michael Bratcher, Stephen Schuler, Christopher Bratcher, William Bratcher, Joe Bratcher and Andy Bratcher.

McKnight Funeral Home is in charge.

 

Sunday, June 14, 2009 – Advocate-Messenger

BROWN,  George Dewey 
July 11, 1933 – June 12, 2009

MORELAND - George Dewey Brown, 75, of Moreland died Friday.

Born July 11, 1933, in Casey County, he was the son of the late Forest and Mary Passmore Brown. He was a retired forklift operator for Pioneer Vocational and a member of Junction City First Baptist Church.

Survivors include four sons, Kim (Charlotte) Brown, Ronnie (Carolyn) Brown, Jeff (Tracy) Brown and Roger (Beulah) Brown, all of Hustonville; three daughters, Rita Brown of Junction City, and Paula (Chris) Davis and Kathy Brown, both of Moreland; three brothers, Hubert, Lewis and Jerry Brown; four sisters, Pauline Hale, Virginia Hale, Jeannie Young and Evelyn Stokes; 13 grandchildren; and six great-grandchildren.

He was preceded in death by two children, Donald Ray and Vickie Hume.

Services will be 2 p.m. Tuesday at W.L. Pruitt Funeral Home. The Rev. Dale Denton will officiate. Burial will be in Hustonville Cemetery. Visitation is 5-9 p.m. Monday and after 9 a.m. Tuesday at the funeral home.

Pallbearers will be Louis, Kim, Ronnie, Jeff and Roger Brown, and Chris Davis.

 

Tuesday, June 23, 2009 – Interior Journal

CHADWELL, Mary M. Reid

January 27, 1930 – May 22, 2009

Mary Margaret Chadwell, 79, of Bloomington, Ind., and a former resident of Orleans, died Friday, May 22 at Richland-Bean Blossom Health Care Center in Ellettsville, Ind.

A native of Stanford, she was born Jan. 27, 1930, to the late Hugh Reid and Berta Mae (Howard) Foster. She was a homemaker, member of Bloomington Baptist Church and formerly married to Loyd Chadwell, who resides in Clarksville, Ind.

She was also preceded in death by a son, Greg Chadwell.

Survivors include a son, Frank Chadwell of Chicago, Ill.; a daughter, Mary (Mike) Edwards of Bloomington; four grandchildren; and three great grandchildren.

Graveside services were May 27 at Mt. Pleasant Baptist Cemetery in Orleans.

 

Wednesday, May 20, 2009 – Advocate-Messenger

CHANDLER, Paula Blanton
March 17, 1964 – May 19, 2009

CRAB ORCHARD - Paula Sue Blanton Chandler, 45, of Crab Orchard passed away Tuesday, May 19, 2009, at her home. She was the wife of Charlie E. Chandler, whom she married on March 23, 1984.

Born March 17, 1964, in Fayette County, she was the daughter of Neal Blanton and the late Barbara Jean Hiatt Blanton.

Survivors Include her husband, Charlie Chandler of Crab Orchard; a daughter, Barbara Sue and husband Brandon Prewitt; her father, Neal Blanton; brothers, Jimmie and wife Linda Blanton, Gary Blanton Brother, Russell Neal Blanton Jr. and wife Amy, and Chris Blanton; sisters, Regina Blanton, Twila Blanton, Bobbie Lynn Blanton, Lisia and husband Gary Noland, Shanda and husband Michael Hawkins, and Rachel Blanton; and three grandchildren, Taylor Nicole, Issac Brandon and Alyssa Brooke.

Services will be noon, Friday, May 22, 2009, at McKnight Funeral Home Chapel officiated by Bro. Dan Gutenson and Bro. Donald King. Burial will be in Wilmot Cemetery.

Pallbearers include Jimmie, Gary, Russell and Chris Blanton, Bobby Barron and Brandon Prewitt.

Visitation will be after 5 p.m. Thursday, May 21, 2009, at McKnight Funeral Home.

 

Thursday, June 04, 2009 – Advocate-Messenger

DAY, Glenn Edward
October 01, 1952 – June 02, 2009

CRAB ORCHARD - Glenn Edward Day, 56, of Stanford passed away Tuesday in Waynesburg after a farming accident.

Born on Oct. 1, 1952, in London, he was the son of Homer Day Sr., of Stanford, and the late Margaret Lewis Day. He was the husband of Nola Callahan Day, who he married on May 21, 1972.

He was a member of Crossroad Assembly of God and was a member and past master of Masonic Lodge No. 60, having served for 28 years.

Other survivors include his wife, Nola Callahan Day; five sisters, Brenda and husband Danny Callahan of Stanford, Shirley and husband Jerry Masters of London, Juanita and husband Floyd Rowe of Waynesburg, Anna Day of Tallapoosa, Ga., Retha Herron of Eatontown, Ga.; two brothers, Jerry and wife Audrey Day of London and Homer Day Jr.; and special friend Connie Davis of Stanford; two grandchildren; 10 nieces and nephews; and 14 great nieces and nephews.

Pallbearers will be Richie Hawley, Harold Herring, Teddy Day, Mark Rowe, Randy Rowe and Homer Day Jr.

Honorary pallbearers will be Daniel Callahan, Mike Masters, Bill Hawley and Hurlen Baker.

Services will be 11 a.m. Friday at McKnight Funeral Home. The Revs. Vigil Horseman and Steven Vanhook will officiate. Burial will be at Dix River Church of Christ Cemetery.

 

Sunday, May 31, 2009 – Advocate-Messenger

DeZARN Robert L.
June 27, 1933- May 28, 2009

STANFORD - Retired Maj. Gen. Robert L. DeZarn, 75, of Stanford, formerly of Richmond, Ashland and Lawrenceburg, died Thursday, May 28, 2009, at the Golden Living Center in Stanford.

Born Tuesday, June 27, 1933, to the late Robert C. and Alma Smyth DeZarn, he was a former shipping foreman of Armco Steel with more than 34 years of service to the company.

Robert enlisted in the Kentucky Army National Guard in 1953, entering as a private and retiring as the adjutant general of the Kentucky National Guard with more than 42 years of service to state and nation. He served his country as a 1st Lt. in the Army, second battalion, 14th armored cavalry regiment in the Federal Republic of Germany from 1955-1957.

Robert graduated from Eastern Kentucky University with a bachelor's degree in commerce. He was a member of the National Guard Association of Kentucky, National Rifle Association and the American Legion Post No. 34 in Lawrenceburg.

Robert leaves behind his wife, Juliane Wiedekamp DeZarn of Stanford and their children: a daughter, Debra Lynn DeZarn and her partner Carol-Ann Smith and her son, James-Michael Smith, all of Maryland; a son, William Robert "Bill" DeZarn and his wife Cindy of Cincinnati, Ohio, with their children Jenny and Chris DeZarn; and a daughter, Angela D. Todd and her husband Jason of Stanford.

An appreciation of life service will be 11 a.m. Tuesday, June 2, 2009, at Fox Funeral Home with Rev. Richard Reed, Chaplain Lt. Col. David Graetz and Chaplain Capt. William Draper officiating. Burial will be 11 a.m. Wednesday, June 3, 2009 at College Hill Methodist Cemetery in Waco, with Rev. Che Haselwood and chaplains Graetz and Draper officiating, and full military honors by the Kentucky National Guard.

 

March 04, 2009 – The Marion Star, Marion, OH

DYE, Roy Lee

July 14, 1935 – March 01, 2009

MARION - Roy Lee Dye, age 73, of 267 West Center St., Marion passed away on Sunday, March 1, 2009, at 11:00 p.m. in his home. He was born on July 14, 1935 in Stanford, Ky. to the late Mary Adams Dye Burke. Roy was a member of the Richland Road Church of Christ. For 32 years he worked for Better Homes Construction Co. of Marion before starting the Dye Construction Co. which he owned and operated for 18 years.

His first wife, Charlotte Dye, preceded him in death in 1986. On October 1, 1988 Roy married Carolyn Sue Lust in Marion and she survives.

Also surviving are two daughters, Andrea Schlitt of Marion and, Celena (Marty) Rosser of Newbern, Ohio; one brother, John (Grace) Dye of Marion; two sisters, Martha Rease (Reece)  and Georgia (Elton) Timmons both of Marion; four grandchildren, Matt & Justin Schlitt, Megan Clark, and Candy (Jason) Calhoun; and one great grandchild, Candon Calhoun. Preceding him in death along with his 1st wife were a son, Ricky Dye; two brothers, Arlen & George Dye; and three sisters, Mary Spears, Bessie Knickeran, (Knickrehm) and Erma Hildebrand. (Hildebrandt)

A memorial service for Roy will be held in the Harding Center, 267 West Center St., on Saturday, March 7, 2009, at 2:00 p.m. Rev. Jim Taylor and Rev. Russell Howard will conduct the service and burial will be at a late date in the Larue Cemetery. The Boyd-Born Funeral Home is handling the arrangements.

 

Sunday, May 17, 2009 – Advocate-Messenger

EADES, Alma Atchley
May 11, 1921 – May 14, 2009

MORELAND - Alma Atchley Eades, 88, of Frankfort, died Thursday, May 14, 2009.

Born May 11, 1921, in Adair County, she was the daughter of the late Bryan and Nellie Sullivan Atchley.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Guy R. Eades; one son, Bobby Eades; and one brother, Emmet Dale Atchley.

Survivors include four daughters, Bonnie (Delbert) Maddox and Ruth (Rickey) Cochran, both of Moreland, Kathy (Ken) Fletcher of Bonita Springs, Fla., and Nellene New of Shelbyville; five sons, Randall Eades of Junction City, Kenneth (Karen) Eades of Hustonville, Conn Eades of Independence, Manuel (Anette) Eades of Georgetown and Keith (Brigette) Eades of Shelbyville; one daughter-in-law, Mary Eades; four brothers and two sisters, Chester, Joseph, Millard and DeWayne Atchle, and Opal Gentry and Jean Tichenor, all of Indiana; 12 grandchildren, two step-grandchildren and eight great grandchildren; and special caregivers for nine years, Rickey and Rosanna Blankenship of Frankfort.

Services will be 1 p.m. Monday at W.L. Pruitt Funeral home by Rev. Keith Willoughby, with burial in Moreland Cemetery. Visitation is 4-9 p.m. today.

Pallbearers will be Delbert and Steve Maddox, Rickey and Richie Cochran, Adam LaVey and Bobby Statom.

 

Tuesday, May 19, 2009 – Advocate-Messenger

GREER, Darrel Eugene

May 16, 2009

LEXINGTON - Darrel Eugene Greer, 74, died Saturday, May 16, at St. Joseph Hospital after a long battle of complications from temporal arteritis. He retired from IBM in Lexington after 31 years of service as a quality engineer. He was a faithful, active and beloved member of Parkway Baptist Church where he served as chairman of trustees, chairman of ushers, and a member of the pastor search committee. He was a Kentucky Colonel, always helping others, and was highly respected by everyone who knew him. He enjoyed spending time playing ball, deer hunting, fishing, camping and golfing.

Pa's most treasured times were spent with his "buddies," his grandsons. He loved being with his family and friends.

Survived by his loving wife of 52 years, Vivian Eldridge Greer; his three devoted daughters, Terry (Allan) Watson, Kim Curtis and Jan Greer; three precious grandsons, Rich and Taylor Watson and Ryan Curtis, all of Lexington, Ky.; a sister, Nadine (Leonard) Wilder of Sharonville, Ohio; two brothers, Wayne (Joan) Greer of Danville, Ky., and Kenneth (Joyce) Greer of Nicholasville, Ky.; a sister-in-law, Carole Greer of Winchester, Ky., many nieces, nephews and relatives; a host of friends and a supportive church family.

He was preceded in death by his parents, Joe and Geneva Sweeney Greer, formerly of Waynesburg, Ky.; and a brother, the Rev. Leon Greer, formerly of Winchester.

Funeral services will be 11 a.m. Thursday at Parkway Baptist Church, 1915 North Broadway, Lexington, KY 40505, by the Rev. Gerald Bishop. Burial will follow in Double Springs Cemetery in Lincoln County, Ky.

Visitation will be 5-9 p.m. Wednesday at Kerr Brothers Funeral Home, 3421 Harrodsburg Rd., Lexington.

 

Tuesday, May 19, 2009 – Advocate-Messenger

HACKER, Mabel Baugh
May 23, 1924 – May 17, 2009

STANFORD - Mabel B. Hacker, 84, of Stanford died Sunday at Ephraim McDowell Regional Medical Center in Danville.

Born May 23, 1924, in McKinney, Ky., she was a daughter of the late Osborne Baugh and Emma Joyner Baugh Davis. She was the widow of Samuel Edgar "Eddie" Hacker, to whom she was married for 47 years. She was the postmistress at McKinney, Ky., for 40 years, worked at the Air Service Command at Wright Patterson Air Force Base during World War II and was the bookkeeper for Thompson Motors in Stanford. She was a member of McKinney Baptist Church.

Survivors include two sons, Samuel G. Hacker of Villa Hills, Ky., and David S. Hacker of Stanford; a foster daughter, Donna Hacker Austin of Hustonville; a sister, Lillian McPherson of Ludlow, Ky.; and five grandchildren, Gregory, Laurie, Steven, Robert and William Hacker. She was preceded in death by a brother, Gaines Baugh, and a sister, Barbara Bishop.

The service will be 2 p.m. Thursday at McKinney Baptist Church. The Revs: Albert Giesler and Paul Hines will officiate.

Casketbearers will be Samuel, David, Gregory, Steven, Robert, William Hacker and Stephen Austin. Honorary bearers will be Laurie Hacker, Kenneth Austin, nieces and nephews. Burial will be at McKinney Cemetery.

Visitation will be 6-9 p.m. Wednesday at Spurlin Funeral Home and noon-2 p.m. Thursday at the church.

 

Sunday, May 17, 2009 – Advocate-Messenger

HARDIN, Patsy Vanhook
July 20, 1939 – May 15, 2009

STANFORD - Patsy Vanhook Lawrence Hardin, 69, of Lexington died Friday.

She was born July 20, 1939, to the late Louis and Ophelia Spires Vanhook.

Survivors include her daughter, Terri Faust of Lexington; a son, Ronnie Lawrence of Nicholasville; a sister, Sharon Kayes of Atlanta; a brother, Bob Vanhook of Atlanta; five grandchildren, Christy Thomas, Jamie Lawrence, Jeremy Creech, Mindy Rohr and Caitlin Faust; and three great-grandchildren.

Services will be 11 a.m. Monday at Fox Funeral Home, with burial to follow in Buffalo Springs Cemetery.

 

Thursday, June 11, 2009 – Interior Journal

HAY, Jesse Francis

Jesse Francis Hay, 89, of Fox Chapel, Pittsburgh, Pa., died on Thursday, May 28.

She was born in 1919, in Stanford, to the late Kelly J. and Margaret H. Francis. She was a graduate of Stanford High School and the University of Kentucky and the widow of Malcolm Hay.

She was also preceded in death by siblings, Sally Francis Gage, Margaret Francis and Cabell Francis, Sr.; and one daughter.

Survivors include four children; nine grandchildren; four great grandchildren; three step children; six step grandchildren; five step great grandchildren; sister-in-law, Helen Francis; nephew, Cabell Francis, II; and nieces, Alissa Horseman and Margaret Seifert.

Funeral services were June 3 at Fox Chapel Episcopal Church. Burial was in the Homewood Cemetery, Pennsylvania.

 

Sunday, June 28, 2009 – Advocate-Messenger

HENSON, Dorothy L. Gibson
August 28, 1931 – June 26, 2009

MORELAND - Dorothy Louise Gibson Henson, 77, of Nicholasville died Friday.

Born Aug. 28, 1931, in Lincoln County, she was the daughter of the late Sam and Rose Ann Snow Gibson. She worked for more than 13 years at Palm Beach and was a clerk at Drug Mart for more than 35 years. She attended the Baptist Church in Nicholasville.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Luther Ray Henson.

Survivors include two stepsons, Henry (Jacklene) Henson and Samuel Jack Henson, both of Nicholasville; two stepdaughters, Joan (Jimmy) Caudill of Richmond and Carolyn (Kenny) Stratton of Moreland; and three sisters, Kathleen Davenport of Burgin, and Evelyn Davenport and Ruth Atwood, both of Lexington.

Services will be 2 p.m. Monday at W.L. Pruitt Funeral Home in Moreland. Burial will be in Hustonville Cemetery.

 

Wednesday, June 24, 2009 – Advocate-Messenger

HERRINGTON, Norma J. Bailey
August 25, 1942 – June 23, 2009

STANFORD - Norma J. Herrington, 66, of Stanford died Tuesday at her home.

Born Aug. 25, 1942, in Lincoln County, she was a daughter of the late William Guy and Dorothy Lucille Cox Bailey. She was a homemaker and a member of Fairview Church of Christ.

Survivors include her husband of 46 years, Curt Herrington of Stanford; two daughters, Lisa (Jesse) Turpin of Stanford and Michelle (Stephen) Price of Lancaster; five brothers, William Bailey of Peoria, Ill., John Bailey of Ashland, Ky., Robert Bailey of Bloomington, Ill., Thomas Bailey of Bryceville, Fla., and Ed Bailey of Stanford, Ky.; a sister, Dorothy Smallwood of Norwood, Ohio; four grandchildren, William, Sarah and Brayden Price, and Alyssa Turpin; and several nieces and nephews.

She was preceded in death by a brother, Freddie Bailey; two sisters, Rosa Lee Baldwin and Alberta Seward; and a granddaughter, Emily Jean Price.

Services will be 11 a.m. Friday at Spurlin Funeral Home Chapel by Bro. Russell Dunaway. Burial will be in Camp Nelson National Cemetery.

 

Wednesday, June 24, 2009 – Advocate-Messenger

HINKLE, Norma Jean Hasty

February 04, 1937 – June 10, 2009

GREENSBURG, Ind. - Norma Jean Hasty Hinkle, 72, died June 10 in Greensburg.

Born Feb. 4, 1937, in Kings Mountain, Ky., she was a daughter of the late Russell and Roxie Hasty. She was the widow of Billy Hinkle.

Survivors include her daughter, Renlyn Tucker of Greensburg; two grandchildren, Amber and Stephen Tucker; and seven siblings, Delmar and Hollis Hasty, both of Colorado, Fredia Durham of Alum Springs, Ronnie and Donnie Hasty, both of Bryantsville, Everett Hasty of Willisburg and Marlene Gilbert of Danville.

The funeral was June 12 in West Chester, Ohio, by pastor Paul Wenning.

 

Thursday, June 4, 2009 – Interior Journal

JOHNSON, Wilbur A.

August 15, 1922 – May 20, 2009

Wilbur A. Johnson, 86, died Wednesday, May 20.

A native of Lincoln County, he was the husband of Ethelene Jenkins Johnson and a World War II Army veteran.

Survivors include two daughters, Jan (Jim) Evers and Brenda (George) Paxton; one brother, Charles H. Johnson; one sister, Linna Denson; grandchildren, Rob (Michelle) Wermuth, Jon (Amanda) Wermuth, Andrea (Jamie) Lipp, Erika (Pat) Holubetz, Heather (Paul) Couch and Gretchen Paxton; one great granddaughter; and 11 great grandsons.

Funeral services were May 27 the Vorhis and Ryan Funeral Home in Springdale, Ohio.                

           [Birth Index lists mother as: Dortha Murphy }

 

Friday, April 25, 2008 – The News-Press, Fort Meyer, FL

Knickrehm, Bessie Dye

August 14, 1924 – April 16, 2008

Death Notice – Bessie Knickrehm, 83 of N. Fort Meyers, Florida, died April 16, 2008 in Sumner, Pierce Co. WA

Born August 14, 1924 in Marion Co. OH,  to Ples Dye and Mary Adams Dye Burke. Widow of Walter Knichkrehm, who died in 1993 in Fort Meyers, FL.

Arrangement by Curnow Funeral Home in Sumner, WA.

 

Sunday, June 7, 2009 – Advocate-Messenger

LAIR, Elizabeth F. Foley
May 04, 1921 – June 04, 2009

STANFORD - Elizabeth Florence Lair, 88, of McKinney, died Thursday, June 4, 2009, at Golden Living Center in Stanford.

Elizabeth was born on May 4, 1921, in Lincoln County to the late Chester and Mary Owens Foley. She was of the Pentecostal faith, had worked at Cowdens in Lancaster for 40 years and had been an Avon representative for 39 years.

Survivors include a son, Jimmie Ray (Brenda) Lair of Danville; a grandson, Brian Ray (Laura) Lair of McKinney; a great grandson, Noah Ray Lair of McKinney; three sisters Jewell Henry, Mildred Delk and Francis Sims, all of McKinney; a brother, David Foley of Liberty; and a brother-in-law, Manford Sims of McKinney.

Funeral services will be 11 a.m. Monday at Spurlin Funeral Home Chapel with the Revs. Bill Walls and Bob Kiper officiating. Burial will be in Buffalo Springs Cemetery. Visitation is 4:30-9 p.m. today at the funeral home.

Pallbearers will be Brian Lair, Phillip Kiper, Steve Kiper, Lowell King, Dale Reed and Randall Floyd.

 

Tuesday May 26, 2009 – Interior Journal

LEE, Albert W.

March 20, 1945 – May 08, 2009

Albert W. Lee, 64, of New York, formerly of Kings Mountain, died Friday, May 8 in Albany, N.Y.

A native of Chicago, Ill., he was born March 20, 1945, to the late Eugene and Ann Gooch of Kings Mountain.

Survivors include his wife, Jean Lee of Casey County; a son, Jason (Aundria) Radliff; and three grandchildren, Blake, Courtney and Ivory Radliff.

Funeral services were May 12 in New York. Visit the guestbook at timesunion.com (obituary was posted May 11.

 

Wednesday, June 03, 2009 – Advocate-Messenger

LILLY, Gary Ray
December 24, 1955 – June 02, 2009

STANFORD - Gary Ray Lilly, 53, of Hazlett Hollow Road, Stanford, died Tuesday.

Born Saturday, Dec. 24, 1955, in Cleveland, Ohio, he was a son of Cletis Allen and Kay Ferguson Lilly. Gary was Baptist by faith.

He was preceded in death by his brother, Cletis Allen Lilly Jr.

Survivors include his parents, Cletis and Kay Lilly of Stanford; a niece, Sarah Ann Kay Lilly of Stanford; and an uncle and aunt, Romey Albert and Christine Lilly of Stanford.

There will be no visitation or services. Fox Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements

 

Thursday, June 04, 2009 – Interior Journal

MALLINSON, Mayola C. Moran

May 11, 1940 – May 30, 2009

Mayola C. Mallinson, 69, of Stanford, died Saturday, May 30 at Fort Logan Hospital in Stanford.

A native of McLean, Ill., he was born May 11, 1940, to the late Charles and Joyce Edwards Moran. She was a member of Crab Orchard Baptist Church.

Survivors include her friend Jerry Ledford of Stanford; a son, Robert "Bob" Brading of Illinois; three brothers, Chuck Moran of Bowling Green, Paul Moran of McLean, Ill., and Darrell Moran of Moreland; and two grandsons.

Funeral services will be at 10:30 a.m. today (June 4) at Spurlin Funeral Home with Rev. Cawood Morris officiating. Burial will be in Buffalo Springs Cemetery.

 

Thursday, June 11, 2009 – Interior Journal

MANNING, Rose L. Coleman

October 03, 1941 – June 02, 2009

Rose Lee Manning, 67, of Waynesburg, died Tuesday, June 2 at her residence.

A native of Richmond, Ind., she was born Oct. 3, 1941, to the late Grover William and Isabelle Hays Coleman. She was employed at RCA in Cincinnati, Ohio, Rexnord, Cowden's and E.D. Bullard's and was a member of Double Springs Baptist Church. She enjoyed genealogy research and family history.

Survivors include her husband, Jesse Waco Manning of Waynesburg; two sons, Robbie (Frances) Manning of Waynesburg and Kenneth (Diane) Manning of Frankfort; one daughter, Phyllis (Woodie) Spencer of Waynesburg; four grandsons, Bryan (Wendy) Manning of Lexington, Richard Manning of Waynesburg, Jesse Wayne Manning of McKinney and Christian Earl Manning of Frankfort; two granddaughters, Kayla Noel Spencer of Waynesburg and Kristy Clerston of Danville; two step grandchildren, Lotheda and David Orasis of Frankfort; two great grandsons; and several nieces, nephews, and friends.

Funeral services were June 5 at Morris & Hislope Funeral Home in Science Hill with Bro. Ron Shepherd officiating. Burial was in Double Springs Cemetery.

 

Friday, May 15, 2009 – Advocate-Messenger

McKINNEY, Pauline Parsons
June 20, 1925 – May 14, 2009

WAYNESBURG - Pauline Parsons McKinney, 83, died Thursday, May 14, 2009, at her residence.

Born Saturday, June 20, 1925, in Lincoln County, Ky., she was the daughter of the late Frank and Mollie Rose Parsons. Pauline was the widow of the late Edward Harold McKinney, a member of New Life Church of God and a retired EMT for the Waynesburg Area Rescue Squad.

Pauline is survived by two sons, Jim Spears (Peggy) of Noblesville, Ind., and John McKinney (Glenda) of Owensville, Ind.; and two daughters, Marchetta Goff of Somerset and Tonya Murphy (Jeff) of Waynesburg; a brother, Carl Parsons (Nancy) of Waynesburg; a sister, Joan Stoops (Kenneth) of Cumberland, Ind.; two sisters-in-law, Bobbie Jean Combs and Eutheda Dietrich, both of Eubank; a special caregiver, Janica Carrier of Waynesburg; nine grandchildren, Amanda Camp, Reyna Schaefer, Benjamin McKinney, Tyler Murphy, Jarrett Murphy, Matthew Goff, Adam Goff, Cynthia Darlene August and Billy Allen Works; and four great-grandchildren, Jared Camp, Justin Camp, Shelby Schaefer and Jackson Schafer.

Pauline was preceded in death by a brother, Clarence Parsons, and six sisters, Effie Reynolds, Ruby Stogsdill, Ruth Jones, Leona Sims, Marie Sanders and Joyce Maybriar.

An Appreciation of Life Service will be held at 2 p.m. Saturday, May 16, 2009, at New Life Church of God in Waynesburg with Bro. Jack Carter officiating. Burial will be in Double Springs Cemetery.

Visitation is after 5 p.m. today at New Life Church of God.

Pallbearers will be Benjamin McKinney, Tyler Murphy, Mathew Goff, Jarrett Murphy, Adam Goff and Lee Camp. Honorary pallbearers will be the great-grandchildren.

 

Monday, June 15, 2009 – Advocate-Messenger

MIDDLETON, Rose Simpson
September 22, 1928 – June 14, 2009

STANFORD- Rose Simpson Middleton, 80, of Stanford died Sunday at Ephraim McDowell Regional Medical Center in Danville. Born Sept. 22, 1928, in DeKalb, Ill., to the late Tony Harlan Simpson and Pearl Yates Simpson, she was a homemaker and a member of Grace Fellowship Church. Rose had been a NASCAR fan since 1967.

Survivors include her husband of 60 years, Raymond "Red" Middleton; two sons, Ray Middleton (Mary) of Stanford and Eddie Wayne Middleton (Barbara) of Concorde, N.C.; four grandchildren; and three great-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by three brothers and two sisters.

Visitation will be 11 a.m.-3 p.m. Tuesday at Spurlin Funeral Home in Stanford.A service will follow. The Revs. Vola Brown and Robert Camenisch will be officiating the service. Burial will be in Buffalo Springs Cemetery.

Pallbearers will be Jamie Middleton, Jason Middleton, Travis Sparks, Michael Brandon, Mike Gilliam, Jimmy Taylor and Larry Jenkins.

 

 

Wednesday, May 13, 2009 – Advocate - Messenger

MONTGOMERY, Marion V. Arrington
June 29, 1922 – May 12, 2009

STANFORD - Marion V. Montgomery, 86, of Stanford, died on Tuesday, May 12, 2009, at Ephraim McDowell Regional Medical Center in Danville.

Born on Thursday, June 29, 1922, in Pineville, La., she was a daughter of the late Marion D. and Winifred Aguillard Arrington. She was the widow of Manuel C. Montgomery.

Marion graduated from Dry Prong High School and attended Louisiana College. She served two years in the Navy during World War II, working a year at the Bureau of Ships in Washington, D.C. She attended Eastern Kentucky University receiving a bachelor of science and a master's degree. She retired from teaching in the Lincoln County School System. She was a member of McKinney Baptist Church where she served as Sunday school teacher, church librarian and treasurer.

Marion leaves behind two sons, Michael Montgomery and his wife Asara of Louisville and William Montgomery and his wife Charlotte of Stanford; and two grandchildren, Kallen Wright and Adam Montgomery.

Graveside services will be 1 p.m. Thursday at Buffalo Springs Cemetery with Bro. Paul Hines officiating.

Visitation will be 10 a.m.-noon Thursday at Fox Funeral Home.  

Wednesday, June 24, 2009 – Advocate-Messenger

NAYLOR, Ayden Luther McCowan

June 22, 2009 – June 22, 2009

STANFORD - Ayden Luther McCowan Naylor, stillborn infant son of Anthony James Thomas Naylor and Samantha Rose McKinney of Mount Vernon, died Monday at Lake Cumberland Regional Hospital.

Ayden leaves behind his parents; paternal grandparents, Tony Naylor of Stanford and Debbie Naylor of Mount Vernon; maternal grandparents, Brenda and Joe McKinney of Mount Vernon; and great-grandmothers, Charity Naylor of Junction City and Rose Johnson of Indianapolis, Ind.

Graveside services will be 2 p.m. Wednesday at Buffalo Springs Cemetery in Stanford with Bro. Andy Woods officiating.

 

Friday, May 29, 2009 – Advocate-Messenger

Patterson, William Ronald

October 30, 1937 – Mary 27, 2009

STANFORD - William Ronald Patterson, 71, of Stanford died Wednesday, May 27, 2009, at St. Joseph Hospice Unit in Lexington.

Born Oct. 30, 1937, in Danville, he was a son of the late Ira Edward and Clara VonGruenigen Patterson. He was a retired technician for IBM/Lexmark after 33 years of service and a former delivery person for Hassloch Office Supplies and Hurst Printing.

He graduated in 1955 from Stanford High School, attended Tennessee Tech University where he played basketball and attended College of the Cumberlands. He was an Army Reservist for 12 years, a member of the 101 Club and New Beginnings United Methodist Church.

Ronnie was an avid sports fan, especially University of Kentucky basketball and football, as he had a passion for sports and spending time with his grandsons. He will be remembered for his delightfulness, love of life and his spirit.

Survivors include his wife, Agatha Southerland Patterson of Stanford; his children, William R. (Carol) Patterson II of Nicholasville, Peggy Jo (Robert) Brock of Richmond and Steven Edward (Jamie Lynne) Patterson of Lexington; two sisters, Marlene (Marvin) Reed of Lexington and Elaine (Douglas) Young of Louisville; six grandsons, Paul David, Steven Louis and William R. Patterson III, Jonathan Reid and Robert Andrew and Daniel Joseph Brock.

An Appreciation of Life Service will be 2 p.m. Saturday, May 30, at New Beginning United Methodist Church by the Revs. Jerry Beck and Jeremy James, with burial in Buffalo Springs Cemetery.

Pallbearers will be Paul David Patterson, Jonathan Reid and Robert Andrew Brock, David Campbell, Herbert and Don VonGruenigen. Honorary pallbearers will be James Alcoke, Robert Brock, Victor M., Richard C. and Dan Carrier, Fred Hassloch, Josh Powell, Marvin L. and Mark Alan Reed, Dr. Robert Salley, H.R. and George Saufley II, R. Roy, Jeffrey S., Douglas A. and Dr. Reginald R. Souleyrette II, Robert Stevens, Cecil Witt and Douglas L. Young.

 

Wednesday, June 24, 2009 – Advocate-Messenger

PERLMAN, Linda Blanton
June 23, 1919 – June 23, 2009

Lydia "Linda" Blanton Perlman, born March 24, 1919, at George's Creek, Lawrence County, Ky., passed away peacefully on Tuesday, June 23, 2009. She resided at Wesley Village in Wilmore, Ky., for the past two years.

Survivors include her husband of 55 years, Robert H. Perlman of Henderson, Nev., a daughter, Judith (Ron) Edwards of Lancaster, Ky.; a son, David Perlman of Henderson, Nev.; three sisters, Peggy Putteet of Stanford, Ky., Pauline (Dewey) Hacker of Fairfield, Ohio, and Betty (Eullas) Jacobs of Russell Springs, Ky.; four grandchildren; three great-grandsons; and several nieces and nephews.

Her penchant for travel took her to many parts of the United States as well as Germany and several parts of Europe. A greater part of her life was spent in the northwest area of Florida where she worked as a Realtor. She will be greatly missed for the love and support she provided her family throughout the years.

The funeral will be noon Saturday at Spurlin Funeral Home in Stanford, Ky. Internment will follow at Parlor Grove Cemetery in Waynesburg, Ky.

Pallbearers will be Gabriel Edwards, Jonathan Edwards, Larry Hacker, Chris Hacker, Michael Jacobs and Barry Jacobs.

 

Thursday, June 04, 2009 – Interior Jounal

PHELPS, Mildred Cox

May 06, 1920 – May 28, 2009

Mildred Cox Phelps, 89, of Hustonville, died Thursday, May 28 at Golden Living Center in Stanford.

A native of Detroit, Mich., she was born May 6, 1920, to the late Grover and Hester Edwards Cox. She had retired from the Lincoln County Extension Office, was a teller at the McKinney branch of the Lincoln County National Bank, a member of the McKinney Baptist Church and widow of James Lee Phelps, Sr.

Survivors include two sons James Phelps, Jr., of Hustonville, Michael Lee (Lisa) Phelps of Garrard County; a daughter Linda K. (Robert) Roskins of Chapman, Kan.; nine grandchildren; and a great grandchild.

Graveside services were June 1 in the McKinney Cemetery.

Active pallbearers were Hershal Fletcher, Hilary and Keith Oberhelman, Lindsay and Dustin Hildebrand and Seth Roskins.

 

Monday, May 18, 2009 – Advocate-Messenger

ROBERTS, Norman
January 28, 1940 – May 16, 2009

STANFORD - Norman "Pop" Roberts, 69, of Stanford passed away Saturday, May 16, 2009, at Ephraim McDowell Regional Medical Center.

Born Sunday, Jan. 28, 1940, in Cincinnati, Ohio, he was a son of the late Glen and Sally Ella Horn Roberts. He was a printer, retired from The Harrodsburg Herald and was associated for a period of time with R.R. Donnelley, Bluegrass Printing, The Interior Journal and Host Communications. Pop was a member of Pleasant Point Baptist Church, enjoyed Bluegrass music and traveling around to car shows with his old cars. He will be remembered for his love of woodworking and carpentry, especially cabinet making.

Survivors include his loving wife, whom he married on Sept. 3, 1960, Billie June Hughes Roberts of Stanford; his daughters, Sandra Rosenberger and her husband Scott of Nicholasville and Pamela Kirkpatrick and her husband Greg of Hall's Gap; a sister, Alene Rice and her husband Jesse of Highland; his mother-in-law, Geneva Hughes of Stanford; three sisters-in-law, Evon Gooch, Lorraine McKinney and Geraldine Reece, all of Lincoln County; two grandchildren, Brent Norman Cain and Whitney June Marcum; five stepgrandchildren, Nicholas and Eric Rosenberger, Nick Woodcox, Laura and Hannah Kirkpatrick; and his beloved companions, Mocha and Copper.

He was preceded in death by his parents, Glen and Sally Roberts; two brothers, his twin Norbert and Howard Roberts.

An Appreciation of Life service will be 11 a.m. Tuesday, May 19, at Fox Funeral Home by Bro. Bill Gooch, with burial to follow in Pleasant Point Cemetery.

Pallbearers will be George Gooch, Eddie and Danny Roberts, Nicholas and Eric Rosenberger and Nick Woodcox.

 

Tuesday, June 30, 2009 – Advocate-Messenger

SAUFLEY, Aline Lovett
April 08, 1909 – June 28, 2009

STANFORD - Aline Lovett Saufley, 100, of Stanford passed away on Sunday, June 28, 2009, at Golden Living Center.

Born Thursday, April 8, 1909, in Marshall County, Ky., she was a daughter of the late Henry Hardin and Mamie Rudolph Lovett. She was a homemaker and a member of Stanford Presbyterian Church.

She was preceded in death by her husband, George Engleman Saufley; her parents, Henry and Mamie Lovett; and five brothers and sisters, all of whom were from Benton, Ky.

Survivors include her daughters, Sue Saufley Sullivan of Danville and Deedy Saufley Whittamore of Bowling Green, Ky.; a grandson, Chip Whittamore of Lady Lake, Fla.; a great-grandson, Preston Saufley Whittamore of Savannah, Ga.; and several nieces and nephews.

A visitation has been planned for 1-2 p.m. Wednesday at Stanford Presbyterian Church with a graveside service to follow at 2:30 p.m. Wednesday at Buffalo Springs Cemetery by the Rev. Jim Erwin.

Pallbearers will be H.R. "Short" Saufley, George Saufley, Jimmy Cross, Tim Lair, Shea Lair, Tom Nelson, Robert Elkins and Chip Whittamore.

Honorary pallbearers will be Zack Saufley, Josh Powell, Bob Noe, Walker Noe, Bill Fox, Marshall Saufley, Dr. Rod Bates and Alfred Pence.

 

Sunday, May 31, 2009 – Advocate-Messenger

SCHULER, Loretta C. Osterman
March 06, 1918 – May 28, 2009

WAYNESBURG - Loretta Catherine Schuler, 91, of Waynesburg, passed away Thursday, May 28, 2009, at her residence.

She was born Wednesday, March 6, 1918 to the late Tony and Mary Henzen Osterman. Loretta was a charter member of the Ottenheim Homemakers Club and a quilter. She also enjoyed cooking. Loretta was a member of St. Sylvester Catholic Church and the St. Sylvester Altar Society.

Loretta leaves behind two daughters, Dorothy (Bill) Tucker of Waynesburg and Frances (Earl) Hindmon of Goodyear, Ariz.; a brother, Anton "Bud" Osterman of Waynesburg; a sister, Betty Estes of Waynesburg; and five grandchildren.

Loretta was preceded in death by her husband, Thomas Xavier Schuler; and a sister, Katherine Osterman.

An appreciation of life service will be held 11 a.m. Tuesday, June 2, 2009, at St. Sylvester Catholic Church in Ottenheim with the Rev. Jim Tucker and the Rev. Thobias officiating. Burial will be in St. Sylvester Catholic Church Cemetery.

Visitation will be Monday, June 1, 2009, from 6-9 p.m. at the church, with a prayer service at 8 p.m.

Active pallbearers will be Tom and Bill Hindmon, Mark Tucker, Raymond Schuler, Tony and Paul Estes, Dale and Mike Osterman, and Mike and Joe Schuler.

 

Friday, June 26, 2009 – Advocate-Messenger

SCOTT, Howard William
October 01, 1922 – June 25, 2009

Howard William Scott, 86, of Nicholasville, formerly of Stanford, died Thursday.

Born Oct. 1, 1922, in Moreland, he was a son of the late Vernon and Hallie Wilson Scott and the widower of Louise Mary Larocque Scott.

Survivors include a son, Gary Scott; a daughter, Billye Sue Watts; siblings, Vernon Scott Jr., Denzil Scott and Evelyn Barkley; seven grandchildren; and nine great-grandchildren.

Services will be 1 p.m. Monday at Preston-Pruitt Funeral Home. Burial will follow in Bellevue Cemetery.

 

Sunday, June 7, 2009 – Advocate-Messenger

STATOM , Joseph “Joe” G.
June 29, 1947 – June 05, 2009

MORELAND - Joseph G. Statom, 61, of Moreland died Friday.

He was born June 29, 1947, to the late John and Elizabeth Smith Statom.

Survivors include a son, Bobby Statom of Danville; a daughter, Angie Burchfield of Moreland; a sister, Barbara McClendon of Hustonville; and two grandchildren.

Services will be 10 a.m. Monday at W.L. Pruitt Funeral Home, with burial in Hustonville Cemetery.

Visitation is 6-9 p.m. today at the funeral home.

Pallbearers will be Freddie Bowling, Gary Phillips, Ron Stephens, Steve Overstreet, David Proctor and Aaron Wilson. Honorary pallbearer is Terry McClendon.

 

Tuesday, June 30, 2009 – Advocate-Messenger

STIMETZ, Vestina Parton
June 20, 1939 – June 28, 2009

WAYNESBURG - Vestina Stimetz, 70, of Cincinnati died Sunday.

Born June 20, 1939, in Middlesboro, she was the daughter of the late Jim and Mahale Evans Parton. She was a homemaker and the widow of George P. Stimetz.

Survivors include her daughters, Barbara Raines, Dora Jones and Ruby Stimetz, all of Cincinnati; sons, David L. Stimetz of Ludlow, George E. Stimetz of Cincinnati and Glenn R. Stimetz of Falmouth; a brother, Troy Parton of Chicago; an aunt, Mary Bullins of Middlesboro; 24 grandchildren; and 32 great-grandchildren.

A graveside service will be 11 a.m. Thursday at K.P. Hall Cemetery.

Barnett & Demrow Funeral Home is in charge.

 

Sunday, June 7, 2009 – Advocate-Messenger

TAYLOR, Dolphus "Dock"
February 06, 1936 – June 06, 2009

WAYNESBURG - Dolphus "Dock" Taylor, 73, of Waynesburg, died Saturday, June 6, 2009, at his home.

Dock was born on Thursday, Feb. 6, 1936, in Lincoln County to the late Walter and Etta Houck Taylor. He was a dairy farmer, loved his family and helped raise several sisters and a brother.

He leaves behind his wife Bonnie Buis of Waynesburg, whom he wed on Friday, Dec. 13, 1957; two sons, Tommy (Kim) Taylor of Waynesburg and Tim (Dana) Taylor of Stanford; a brother, Clinton (Carolyn) Taylor of Waynesburg; four sisters, Deloris (Glen) Waldcutter of Seymour, Ind., Doris (Bennie) Livengood of Stanford, Dixie (Larry) Deines of Alexandria, Ind., and Georgia Lee (Bob) Earnest of Madison, Ind.; five grandchildren, Tyrone, Tiffany and Talyn Taylor, and Raelyn and Lee Amon; and his caretaker Beth, whom he loved dearly.

Dock was preceded in death by three brothers, Delbert, Deward and Dallas; and a sister, Daisy.

An appreciation of life service will be 1 p.m. Monday at Barnett & Demrow Funeral Home with the Revs. Jackson Denham and Ferlin Price officiating. Burial will be in Olive Cemetery.

 

Sunday, May 17, 2009 – Advocate-Messenger

TERRY, Robert Lynn
July 20, 1964 – May 14, 2009

MORELAND - Robert L. Terry, 44, of Lake City, Fla., died Thursday.

Born July 20, 1964, in Dayton, Ohio, he was the son of Ronald C. Terry of Kings Mountain and Christine Scharbrough Terry of Welborn, Fla.

Other survivors include his wife, Deborah Voidanoff Terry; his step-mother, Evelyn Terry of Kings Mountain; one son, Billy Joe Benny of Lake City, Fla.; two sisters, Tina Adams of Stanford and Brenda Terry of Lexington; one half-brother, Thomas Chappell of Welborn, Fla.; and one half-sister, Patricia Chappell of Lexington.

Services will be 8 p.m. Monday at W.L. Pruitt Funeral Home. Visitation is 5-8 p.m. Monday.

 

Tuesday June 23,  2009 – Interior Journal

TILLETT, Margaret Ware
July 01, 1928 – June 11, 2009

Margaret Ware Tillett, 80, of Stanford, died Thursday, June 11 at Central Baptist Hospital in Lexington.

A native of Lincoln County, she was born July 1, 1928, to the late Roy and Carrie Wade Ware. She was a homemaker and a member of Stanford Baptist Church.

She was also preceded in death by two grandchildren, Bruce and Troy Harness.

Survivors include her husband, Lucien Ray Tillett; a son, Roger Ray (Billie Jean) Tillett of Lancaster; a daughter, Donna Dean Singleton of Danville; a sister, Mabel Cornett of Corbin; six grandchildren; 14 great grandchildren; and several nieces and nephews.

Funeral services were June 15 at Spurlin Funeral Home in Stanford with Revs. Ernest Martin and Michael Cox officiating. Burial was in Buffalo Springs Cemetery.

Active pallbearers were Tim and Tommy Tillett, Will Singleton, Clay Crouch, Scott Carrier and John Davis. Honorary pallbearers were Jerry Mack Peace, Bob Coulter, Herbert C. Tillett, Leroy Tillett, Jr., and Jerry Hamilton.

 

Thursday, May 28, 2009 – Advocate-Messenger

UNTHANK, Samuel Luther

December 27, 1944 – May 27, 2009

MORELAND - Samuel Luther Unthank, 64, of Hustonville died Wednesday, May 27, 2009.

Born Dec. 27, 1944, he was the son of the late Jessie and Eva Unthank. He was retired from California Safeway Groceries.

Survivors include his wife, Emma Unthank; two sons, Samson Unthank of Arizona, and Joshua Unthank of Junction City; a daughter, Jennifer Unthank of Arizona; three brothers, Jesse, Jerry and Bill Unthank; five sisters, Jean Vance, Rose Laueermilk, Shirley Land, Martha Wood and Betty Brown; six grandchildren; a great-grandchild; and his good friends and family at Prodigal Fellowship.

Services will be at 2 p.m. Friday at Green River Pentecostal Church by Bro. Jerry Tomlinson, with burial in McKinney Cemetery.   W. L. Pruitt Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements.

 

Sunday, May 31, 2009 – Advocate-Messenger

VAUGHT, Carol Sue Todd
March 29, 1949- May 28, 2009

WAYNESBURG - Carol Sue Vaught, 60, of Somerset, died Thursday, May 28, 2009, at Lake Cumberland Regional Hospital.

Born on Tuesday, March 29, 1949, in Hamilton County, Ohio, she was a daughter of the late Harold and Sadie Williams Todd.

Carol was the owner of four nursing home locations for 20 years in Waynesburg, McCreary County, Hart County and Scottsville. She was a member of Beacon Hill Baptist Church in Somerset.

Carol leaves behind her sons, James Anthony (Tara) Vaught of Lexington and Michael (Shawn) Paul Vaught of Eubank; a companion, Charles Dykes of Somerset; a stepmother, Nina Todd of Stanford; a step-granddaughter, Kennidy Jeyden; and a host of friends and other relatives.

An appreciation of life service will be held at 2 p.m. Sunday, May 31, 2009, at Barnett & Demrow Funeral Home, with Bro. Shelby Reynolds officiating. Burial will follow in the Pilot Cemetery. Visitation was held Saturday at the funeral home.

 

Tuesday, June 02, 2009 – Advocate-Messenger

VENOY, Tyler Clint
January 09, 1986 – May 31, 2009

WAYNESBURG - Tyler Clint Venoy, 23, of Waynesburg died Sunday.

Born Jan. 9, 1986, in Boyle County, he was a son of Johnny and Brenda Webb Venoy of Waynesburg. He was a mechanic and drum player.

Other survivors include his grandparents, Clarence and Iva Venoy and Gilbert and Shelby Webb, and a sister, Kalen Van Pelt, all of Waynesburg.

Services will be 10 a.m. Thursday at Barnett & Demrow Funeral Home. Burial will follow in Double Springs Cemetery.

 

Thursday, May 14, 2009 – Advocate-Messenger

WALL, William Johnson “Bill”
October 18, 1918 – May 13, 2009

LIBERTY - William Johnson "Bill" Wall, 90, of Kings Mountain died Wednesday.

Born Oct. 18, 1918, in McKinney, he was a son of the late Lou H. and Selesta Elliott Wall. He was a retired car salesman, a member of Grove Ridge Baptist Church and the widow of Gladys Marie Wall.

Survivors include a sister, Deva Wise of Louisville; and his caregivers, Huston and Shelia Martin of Kings Mountain.

Services will be 10:30 a.m. Saturday at Bartle Funeral Home by the Rev. Kevin Pittman. Burial will be in Grove Ridge Cemetery.

 

Tuesday, June 02, 2009 – Advocate-Messenger

WARREN, Eva E. Jones
May 04, 1917 – May 29, 2009

WAYNESBURG - Eva Emmer Warren, 92, died Friday in Georgetown, Ohio.

Born May 4, 1917, in Johnson County, Tenn., she was a daughter of the late David A. and Eliza Wright Jones. She was a member of Pleasant View Baptist Church.

Survivors include her brother, Howard Jones of Beckley, W.Va.; and a sister, Delores Crowe of Hammond, Ind. She was preceded in death by husbands, Jake Bell and Bernard Warren.

Services will be noon Wednesday at Barnett & Demrow Funeral Home. Burial will be in Double Springs Cemetey.

 

Tuesday, June 2, 2009 – Interior Journal

WEBER, Nancy K. Powell

January 17, 1927 – May 20, 2009

Nancy Katherine Powell Weber died Wednesday, May 20.

A native of Stanford, she was born Jan. 17, 1927, to the late Ila Newland Powell and Milton Sweeney Powell. She attended nursing school at the University of Kentucky and worked as a registered nurse at Good Samaritan Hospital in Lexington until 1960.

She was also preceded in death by her husband, James Lowell Weber; and sisters, Mary Walker Smith and Ila Ralston.

Survivors include a brother, Bill Powell; daughters, Julia Ann Weber and Virginia Katherine Weber Denny; son-in-law, David Denny; grandchildren, Katherine Elizabeth Denny, Rebecca Jeanne Denny, Elijah Ray McKenzie and James Marley McKenzie; her best friend, Marilyn Pfanstiel; and her beloved Katy Miller and Anthony Locker.

Funeral services were May 26 at Trinity Hill United Methodist Church in Lexington. Burial was in Buffalo Springs Cemetery.

Memorial gifts may be made to the Alzheimer's Association Best Friends Day Center of Lexington or Hosparus of Louisville.

Arch L. Heady & Son Westport Road, Louisville was in charge of the arrangements.

 

Tuesday, April 28, 2009 - Commonwealth Journal

YOUNG, Drucilla Baker

February 16, 1943 –  April 25, 2009

Durcilla Baker Young, 65, of Stanford died Saturday at Ft. Logan Hospital in Stanford. Born February 16, 1943 in Oil City, Pulaski County to the late Raymond and Doxie Evelyn Bailey Baker. She was retired from American Greetings after 31 years, she was a member of Mt. Moriah Christian Church. 

Survivors include her husband of 35 years Ralph Don Young. Her children Tarry Patterson (David), Crystal Brown (Sammy), Raymond Garris (Tabatha), Darren Garris (Paula), Vickie Moore (Krys) all of Stanford, Debbie Norris (Russell) of Mobile, AL, Susie Young, Ron Young (Lori), Danielle "Nanna" Seubert (Jon) all of Appleton, Wisconsin; sisters Aleta Eckstein (Ken), Shari Swanson (Jerry) of Dalton, GA, Karen Taylor (Tom) of Dothan, AL; Two aunts Elma Baker of Somerset and Flora Lovelace of Waynesburg; one uncle Fred Baker of Somerset; three sisters-in-law Sue Woodall, JoAnn Taylor and Norma Young all of Somerset; 22 Grandchildren, 20 Great Grandchildren, many neices and nephews and cousins. She was preceded in death by two brothers J.E. Baker and Wallace D. Baker. 

Officiating the service will be Reverends Rob Cox and John Lowery. Burial will be in Mt. Moriah Cemetery. 

Casketbearers will be Brian and Jeff Baker, Justin Moore, Nick Brown, Tommy Taylor, Kenny, Kevin and Kyle Garris; Honorary Bearers will be Sammy Brown, Jeremy Vinds, David Patterson and Krys Moore.