Lincoln County, KY Obituaries File #87
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.
|BAKER, Barbara J. Shearer||BARNES, Michelle Booth|
|BIRCH, Brenda J. Simpson||BLEVINS, Glenda R. Ball||BRIGGS, Etta M. Fidler|
|BURTON, John D.||DICKHAUS, Elmer Lawrence|
|ELLIOTT, Velma Gibson||EVANS, Delmar L.||EVANS, Eunice M. Cecil|
|GASTRICH, Dina Dishon Rice||GRIFFIN, Mary S. Privett|
|HALE, Robert Earl II||HAMPTON, George Lynn||HAYES, Mary Ann|
|JEFFRIES, Helen Cochran||JOHNSON, Marvin Dee|
|LEE, Jean C. Fowler||LUCAS, Myrtle Grace||LYNN, Clyde A.|
|MAPLES, Tammy Henson||MASSENGALE, Laticia Smith Ryan|
|McGUFFEY, Harold B.||MULLINS, Everett||OAKS, Marvin Albert Sr.|
|PADGETT, Richard E.||PAYTON, Bobby Lynn|
|PENDERGRAFT, Danny Lee||PRUITT, Eugene Albert||PURDUE, Richard|
|RICE, Virgil C. Jr.||ROBBINS, Jamie Reed|
|ROBINSON, Carman||ROWE, Billy||SAYLOR, Charles Phillip|
|SILER, Ella M. Buchanan||SINGLETON, Mary E. Bailey|
|SPRINKLES, Nell R. VanHook||STUBBS, Myrtle L. Trautman||VANHOOK, Joseph Carroll|
|WILSON, Margie Reed||WOODS, Maggie|
|ZIMMERMAN, Caleb Martin|
Sunday, July 13, 2008 - McKnight Funeral
September 30, 1933 - July 10, 2008
Walter Lee Adkins, 74, of Preachersville passed away Thursday, July 10, 2008 at
his residence. Walter was born in the Sand Gap community, in Jackson County,
on September 30, 1933. He was the son of the late Jim and Martha (Alcorn) Adkins.
is survived by several nieces and nephews and many friends.
was preceded in death by his Brothers, Ira, Earl, Mike and Eli Adkins; and His
Sisters, Mary, Susie, Ruthie and Gladys.
Include: Amos Mast, William Coblentz and Johnny Phillips
Services: 11 AM, Monday, July 14, 2008
of Service: Preachersville Cemetery, officiated by Bro. Dan Gutenson. Place of
Burial: Preachersville Cemetery
will be prior to the funeral on Monday from 9:30 AM until 10:30AM at McKnight
Thursday, September 10, 2009 -
Jean Baker, 65, of Hillcrest Drive, Danville, died Sunday, September 6, 2009, at
Ephraim McDowell Regional Medical Center.
Born Sunday, February 27, 1944, in Boyle County, she was a daughter of the late Walter Mack and Sara Margaret Robinson Shearer.
was a member of First Baptist Church. She was very artistic and enjoyed reading,
making crafts and bead necklaces, collecting Boyd’s Bears, and listening to
particularly the Gaither’s. Barbara was a retired employee of American Greeting. She was the valedictorian of her 1962 Class at Danville High School.
include: her husband, whom she wed on November 15, 1966, James “Jim” Thomas
Baker II of Danville; one son, James “Jimmy” Thomas Baker III of Danville;
Rebecca “Becky” Anne Wood, Barbara “Barbie” Jeanne (Christopher) Cooley, and Stephanie Michelle (Michael) Ridge, all of Danville; mother-in-law, Hazel Gertrude Baker of Danville;
brothers, Tony Ray (Purnie) Shearer of Lincoln County and Walter Mack (Sue) Shearer, Jr. of Mackville; one sister, Sara “Penny” Margaret (David) McCarty of Campbellsville; nine
grandchildren, Abby, Ashaley, T.J., Sam, Kristofer, Savannah, Ty, Sara, and Jasmine; and uncles, Billy and Joe Robinson.
services will be conducted at 11 a.m. Thursday, September 10, at the
Preston-Pruitt Funeral Home in Danville with Rev. Tim Mathis officiating. Burial
will follow in Danville Memorial Gardens.
will be from 6-9 p.m. Wednesday at the funeral home.
will be Roger, Kenny, and Ed Robinson, Darryl, Jason, and Jacob Bryant, Scott
Terry and John Boling.
[See Obituary File # 45 for Tony R. Shearer II]
Tuesday, October 05, 1999 - Advocate-
November 01, 1958 - October 04, 1999
Michelle Barnes, longtime Advocate employee, dies.
LANCASTER -- Services for Michelle Booth Barnes, 40, of Hurt Lane, will be 2 p.m. Wednesday at Spurlin Funeral Home by the Revs. Mel Bonner and Bobby Brookes.
Burial will be in Lancaster Cemetery. She died early Monday at Garrard County Memorial Hospital of an apparent heart attack. Barnes had worked in the composing department of
The Advocate-Messenger for 20 years. "Michelle was a gem. She was cheerful, dedicated, reliable and an integral member of a team who will sorely miss her," said Mary Schurz,
editor and publisher of the Advocate. Co-workers remember her homemade fudge, her fondness for anything featuring Mickey Mouse, and her seasonal vests, especially those for Halloween and Christmas.
Born Nov. 1, 1958, in Lincoln County, she was a daughter
of Wanda Bolton Booth of Lancaster and the late Ted Booth. She was a member of
Drakes Creek Baptist Church in
Preachersville. Other survivors include her husband, Nicki Barnes; two sons, Scott and Bradley M. Barnes, both at home; and a daughter, Jennifer M. Barnes, also at home;
Michael Pruett, who lives with the family; and a twin brother, Mitchell Booth of Preachersville. Pallbearers will be Marty and Brad Record, Michael Pruett, Kenneth Yocum,
Dale Wells and Larry Barnes. Honorary pallbearers are Jason Hardwick, Daniel Day, Robert Floyd, Chris Hogue, Ricky Cummins and Nelson Barnes.
Tuesday, February 07, 2012 - McKnight
Funeral Home Notice
September 23, 1948
- February 05, 2012
Brenda J. Birch,
age 63 of Middletown, Ohio passed away on Sunday, February 5, 2012 at the Atrium
Medical Center. She was born September 23, 1948 in Crab
Orchard, Kentucky. She was employed in the assembly department at Worthington Plastics in Mason for 20 years. Brenda was a member of the Freewill Christian Baptist
Church and enjoyed working in and making her yard beautiful with flowers.
Preceding her in death were her father, Louis Simpson; two infant children and grandson, Nick Spencer.
She is survived by
her husband of 21 years, Wayne Birch, Sr.; step daughters; Tammy (Larry) Parker.
Terri Birch, Dottie (Mike) Brooks, Mindy Birch,
Vivian Howard; step son, Wayne Birch, Jr. She is also survived by her mother, Martha Simpson; 8 grandchildren, 5 great grandchildren.
4 brothers, Robert Simpson, James (Pauline) Simpson, Marvin (Marcella) Simpson, Ronnie (Barb) Simpson; 2 sisters, Juanita (Ralph) Willis and Linnie (Ed) Sutton, and several nieces and nephews.
Visitation will be Thursday, February 9, 2012 from Noon to 2 p.m. at the Herr-Riggs Funeral Home, in Middletown followed by services at 2 p.m. with Pastor Bobby Reed officiating.
Graveside services will be Friday, February 10, 2010 at 2:00 p.m. at Brock and Simpson Cemetery in Crab Orchard, by McKnight Funeral Home.
Friday, March 02, 2012 - Advocate-Messenger
January 29, 1951 - February 28, 2012
WAYNESBURG — Glenda Rae Blevins, 61, of Waynesburg, passed away on Tuesday, Feb. 28, 2012, at University of Kentucky Medical Center, Lexington.
Born Monday, Jan. 29, 1951, she was the daughter of Charles Homer and Elise Evelene Chandler Ball.
Glenda was the widow of Robert William Blevins. She will be
remembered for her loving nature and she was a wonderful mother and grandmother.
She was a member of
Liberty Baptist Church on Ky. 328. She was a training manger for Dollar General Stores and the manager of the Mount Vernon Dollar General Store.
Glenda leaves behind her sons, Robert “Bob” Blevins of
Pendleton, Ind., Charles Michael (Katie) Morgan of Science Hill and David Justin
Blevins of Waynesburg; daughters,
Ida Ellen (Allen) Roberts of Harrodsburg, Stephanie Lynn (Patrick) Olson of Bemidji, Minn.; brothers, Michael Ball of Anderson, Ind., and Victor Ball of Waynesburg; a sister,
Sharon (Lonnie) Gooch of Eubank; and grandchildren, Corey Morgan, Gabriel Creech and Leopold Morgan.
Glenda was preceded in death by her daughter-in-law, Martha Blevins, and her brother, Chuck Ball.
Services for Glenda will be 1 p.m. Monday, March 5, 2012, at Barnett & Demrow Funeral Home with Bro. Zandall Hastings officiating. Burial will follow in Camp Nelson National Cemetery.
Active pallbearers will be Corey Morgan, Charlie Morgan, Larry Rucker, Robert Blevins, Michael Ball and Victor Ball.
December 28, 2011 - W. L. Pruitt Funeral
August 05, 1938 -
December 27, 2011
M. Fidler Briggs, 73 of Hustonville, KY died Dec. 27, 2011. Born Aug. 5, 1938,
she was the daughter of the late Ora and Bernice Eaton Fidler. She was the
loved wife of John R. Briggs; and beloved mom of 4 children.
is survived by 2 sons: John E. Briggs and Kenneth Briggs; 1 sister, Ruthie Pond
of Lawrenceville, Illinois; 6 grandchildren: Kenneth, Kraig, Kristopher, Autumn,
Nathan and Matthew;
4 great grandchildren; and many loved nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by a daughter, Sherry and son, Larry. Services 12 Noon Tues. at W.L. Pruitt Funeral Home
with burial at Camp Nelson National Cemetery. Visitation is after 11 am, Tues.
Monday, December 05 2011 - Interior Journal
Scott Bruner, 45, of Crab Orchard, died Tuesday, Nov. 22, at his home after a
courageous battle with cancer.
Born Aug. 22, 1966, in Danville, David was a son of Joyce Faye Martin and the late David Bruce Bruner. He was a career long-distance truck driver, an avid UK basketball fan
and a member of Watts Chapel Baptist Church.
was also preceded in death by a son, Cash Carpenter; maternal grandparents,
Albert and Della Mae Whitaker; and paternal grandparents, Walker Bruner and
Virginia Brooks Dennis.
Other survivors include his wife, Dora Bruner; sons, Andrew (Melissa) Bruner, Kelvin (Ashley) Taylor and Mickey Taylor; sisters, Leisa Bruner, Sharon (Charlie) Cruse and Kim Bruner
Estes; a brother, Shane (Vickie) Simpson; and stepfather, Wayne Martin.
Funeral services were Nov. 26 at McKnight Funeral Home in Crab Orchard with Bro. Dan Gutenson officiating. Burial was in Lakeside Memorial Gardens in Somerset.
Active pallbearers were Wendell Bruner, Raymond Detweiller, Toby Brown, Russell Banta, Wayne Mullins and Willie Collins. Honorary pallbearers were Patty Tucker, Jack Anderson,
Ray Fletcher, Chester Buck Adams and nieces and nephews.
[See Obituary File # 21 for Cash F. Carpenter]
Sunday, February 12, 2012 - Spurlin Funeral
January 20, 1961 -
February 11, 2012
John D. Burton, 51, of Stanford died Saturday, February
11, 2012. He was born January 20, 1961 in Stanford, KY to John B. "J.B."
Burton and the late Barbara Aline Hazlett Burton.
John graduated from Lincoln County High School in 1979 and received a Bachelor of Science degree from Western KY University in 1983, he was a horse trainer and was a member of the Stanford Baptist Church.
Survivors include his Father, John B. "J.B."
Burton of Stanford; three sisters, Debbie Lynn Wilson (Stacey) of Hustonville,
KY, Jennifer Rose Burton of Palatka, FL and Linda Gail Acey
(Michael) of Perryville, KY; 10 nieces and nephews; he was preceded in death by two brothers, John B. Burton, Jr. and Rodman Glen Burton.
Visitation will be Monday, February 13, 2012, from 5-8
p.m. at Spurlin Funeral Home Chapel, Funeral services will be Tuesday, February
14, 2012, at 2 p.m. at Spurlin Funeral Home.
Reverends Stacey Wilson and Max Hester will be officiating the service. Burial will be in Buffalo Springs Cemetery.
Casket bearers will be Tyler Dunaway, Michael Acey,
Stacey Wilson, Herner Burton, Dennis Richardson and Barry Spurlin.
April 2011 - Morris and Hislope Funeral Home
April 26, 1936 -
April 12, 2011
+ US Army Veteran
"Larry" Dickhaus, 74, of Waynesburg, Kentucky, passed away Tuesday,
April 12, 2011 at Veterans Medical Center.
He was born in
Cincinnati, Ohio on April 26, 1936, son of the late Elmer J. and Irene Golden
Dickhaus. He was a heavy equipment operator and a U.S. Army veteran.
He is survived by
his wife, June Gastineau Dickhaus of Waynesburg, two sons, Rick Dickhaus of
Crittenden, KY and Paul Dickhaus of Berea, KY, three daughters, Diann Mounce of
Brenda Denny of Willisburg, KY and Cynthia Black of Waynesburg, three brothers, Johnny Dickhaus of Ohio, Paul Dickhaus of Goshen, OH and David Norman of Ohio, three sisters, Phyllis
Baur of West Virginia, Patty Dickhaus of Goshen, OH and Mary Lobring of Illinois, several grandchildren, several great-grandchildren, several nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in
death by his parents, one son, Bobby Dickhaus, one daughter, Sandy Dickhaus and
one sister, Juanita Seibert.
A funeral service
will be held at 11 AM Friday, April 15, 2011 at Morris & Hislope Funeral
Home with Bro. David Sisson officiating.
Burial will be in Double
Visitation will be after 6 PM Thursday at Morris & Hislope Funeral Home.
Tuesday, March 01, 2011 - Casey County News
April 29, 1916 -
February 26, 2011
Velma Gibson Elliott, 94, of Hustonville died Saturday, February 26, 2011.
Born April 29, 1916 in Elk Valley, TN, she was the daughter of the late Timothy and Bertie Chambers Gibson.
graduated from Hustonville High School in 1934 and Eastern Kentucky University
in 1957. She taught school in Casey and Lincoln counties for 30 years, retiring
She has been a member of Hustonville Baptist Church since 1931. During those years, she led the Royal Ambassadors, Girl’s Auxiliary and Women’s Missionary Union, and also
taught Sunday School and Vacation Bible School Classes from pre-school through the Senior Ladies Class and training Union. After retirement, she became a member of the Garrard-Lincoln
Gideon’s Auxiliary and served as an officer in every position.
She married the late Elmer Elliott, Sept. 18, 1943 in Portsmouth, Virginia and was the caregiver for her father, mother and husband for 26 years.
is survived by: one son, Michael G (Jenny) Elliott of Harrodsburg; 2
grandchildren, Amy (Michael) Tracy of Hustonville and Chase Cunningham of
Winchester; and two
great-grandchildren, Landen and Michaela Tracy.
Services were conducted Wednesday, March 2, at the Hustonville Baptist Church by Bro. Jonathan Grizzell with burial in Hustonville Cemetery.
Pallbearers were Paul D. Bodner, Stanley Burris, Ronnie Boyle, Marty Broaddus, Marvin Lane, Gary Douglas and Paul Long.
Honorary pallbearers were Chase Cunningham, Rose Owens, Sue Miller and Vivian Denney, the Senior Sunday School Classes of Hustonville Baptist Church and all former school children.
Pruitt Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements.
Sunday, August 30, 1998 - Advocate Messenger
Evans, 91, formerly of Danville, died Friday at Sayre Christian Village Nursing
Born Jan. 5, 1907
in Garrard County, she was the daughter of Thomas Elbert and Elizabeth Oaks
Cecil. She was a retired employee of the Hub Frankel Department Store, Danville.
She was a member of Centenary United Methodist Church where she belonged to the Morning Circle and the UPP group. She was the widow of William Chester Evans.
Survivors include one brother, Russell Cecil of Lexington and several nieces and nephews.
Funeral services will be 11 a.m. Monday at Preston - Pruitt Funeral Home by the Rev. Larry Gardner. Burial will be in Bellevue Cemetery.
be Tim Robbins, Ralph Place, William Cecil, Matthew Cecil, Richard Cecil and
Thursday, September 30, 1999 - Advocate -
November 01, 1933 - September 28, 1999
LIBERTY-- Delmar Lawrence Evans, 65, of Red Hill Road, Dunnville, died Tuesday at his home. Born Nov. 1, 1933, in Lincoln County, he was a son of the late
William E. and Monta Propes Evans. He was a retired employee of Watson Lumber Co.
Survivors include his wife, Dorothy Carmicle Evans; four
daughters, Carolyn Murphy of Slaughters, Kernetta Evans and Karen S. Lynch, both
of Dunnville, and Sherry
Mullins of Danville; four brothers, Roy and Mac Evans, both of Cincinnati, and R.C. and Earl Evans, both of Liberty; four sisters, Lillian Sutherland, Ruth Tucker, and Jean
Holt, all of Liberty and Chloe King, both of Harrodsburg; four grandchildren; and a great-grandchild. Services will be 1 p.m. Friday at McKinney-Brown Funeral Home by Jim
Thorp. Burial will be in Green River Valley Cemetery. Visitation is 6-9 p.m. today.
February 29, 2012 - Advocate-Messenger
August 27, 1962 - February 23, 2012
FRANKFORT — Services for David A. Ferguson, 49, of
Frankfort, will be 11 a.m. Thursday at LeCompte-Johnson-Taylor Funeral Home.
Bros. Brian Dill and David
Rogers will officiate. Burial will follow at 2 p.m. in Buffalo Springs Cemetery, Stanford, Ky.
David died Friday at his residence. He was an engineer
consultant with the Commonwealth Office of Technology, a Kentucky Colonel and
Boy Scout leader. David also was a hand
radio operator and member of Capital AMAT Radio Society, Fire and Rescue in Stanford and was of the Methodist faith.
He was the son of the late Martha Allen Durbin and Richard Cyril Ferguson.
Survivors include his wife, Claudia Carter Ferguson of
Frankfort; a son, Allen Ferguson of Frankfort; two brothers, Richard C. (Denise)
Ferguson of Raleigh, N.C., and H. Scott (Teresa)
Ferguson of Stanford; and a sister, Dee Allen (Tom) Corbee of Louisville.
Pallbearers will be Greg Webster, Lucian Morris, William
Berger, Phillip Campbell, Ron Baugh, Brian Baugh and Henry Weatherby.
Wednesday, February 15, 2012 -
June 16, 1938 - February 08, 2012
CRAB ORCHARD — Dina Dishon Rice Gastrich, 73, of Okeechobee, Fla., formerly of Crab Orchard, Ky., died Feb. 8, 2012, in Florida.
Born June 16, 1938, in Crab Orchard, she was the daughter of the late Hubert and Mayvy Wells Dishon. She was a member of Brodhead Christian Church and a self-employed beautician for 41 years.
Survivors include her husband, Merrill Gastrich of Okeechobee;
a son, Steve Rice of Crab Orchard; three grandchildren, Erica Rice, Keaton
Lunsford and Louis Rice; two
great-grandchildren, Destiny and Michael; a brother, Ray Dishon of Cincinnati, Ohio; two sisters, Pauline Kelly of Mount Vernon and Retha (Hogan) Huffman of Lancaster; and
several nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by a son, Eric Rice; two brothers, Omer and Eldon Dishon; and two sisters, Lavern Husbands and Netha Burgan.
A memorial service will be 2 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 18, 2012, at McKnight Funeral Home. Burial will be in Crab Orchard Cemetery.
Monday, February 27, 2012 - Fox Funeral Home
May 03, 1947 -
February 25, 2012
Sandra Griffin, 64, of Cardinal Circle in Lancaster, passed away Saturday,
February 25, 2012 at the Ephraim McDowell Regional Medical Center. Born May 3,
Geneva, Kentucky, she was a daughter of the late Elvin & Edith Mae McKee Privett. Mary was a in-home caretaker and longtime minister last serving at the Turnersville Pentecostal
Church before her illness and enjoyed singing gospel music.
addition to her parents, Mary was preceded in death by her husband, Vernon, a
sister, Carolyn Rogers, and a grandson, Jonah R. Griffin.
Her survivors include three sons, Steve (Peggy) Griffin , Anthony & Vernon L. Griffin, two daughters, Sandra (Christopher) Floyd and Deborah Gamby, all of Lancaster,
two brothers, Gary & Dale Privett both of McKinney, Nora Walls of Richmond and Marilyn Ballard of Lancaster, one grandson, Justin Griffin and two great grandchildren,
Elijah Jonah Ray Griffin & Aydan Vance Griffin.
Services for Mrs. Griffin will be held 2:00 PM Wednesday, February 29, 2012 at Fox Funeral Home by Pastor Gary Yocom with burial following in Moreland Cemetery.
Pallbearers will be Steve, Anthony, Vernon, Billy, & Billy Ray Griffin, & Hollis Durham. Visitation will be from
-9 PM Tuesday at the funeral Home. Fox Funeral Home in charge of arrangements.
February 18, 2012 - Alexander-Royalty Funeral Home Notice
Robert Earl II
Robert Earl Hale, II, 52, husband of Elizabeth Sparks Hale died Friday, February 17, 2012 at his home surrounded by his family. Born October 7, 1959 in
Fort Belvoir, VA, he was the son of Virginia Brown Hale and the late Robert Earl Hale. He was a factory worker, a carpenter and a Baptist.
He enjoyed fishing, Nascar and spending time with his grandchildren.
in addition to his wife and his mother are a son: Robert Earl Hale III
of Lebanon, a step-son: Larry Lyons of Harrodsburg, a daughter:
Jennifer May Hale of Harrodsburg, two step-daughters: Sherry L. Royalty of Harrodsburg and Stacy Carey of Salvisa, two brothers: David Hale
of VA and Rick Hale of Danville, three sisters: Gayle (Charles) Adkins of Danville, Lisa Brown of Danville and Rebecca (Ken) Helton of Harrodsburg,
two grandchildren: Crystal Baker and Levi Bugg and seven step-grandchildren: Cody Sanders, Chris Sanders, Annabelle Royalty, Trever Cross, Caleigh Lyons,
Kaila Carey and Hailee Goodman. Several nieces and nephews also survive.
Robert was preceded in death by a sister Donna Hale Rice and a brother Gregory Hale
services will be conducted at 2:00 P.M., Tuesday, February 21, 2012 at
the Alexander & Royalty Funeral Home with Bro. John David Lane
officiating. Burial will be in the Spring Hill Cemetery with Larry Lyons, Rick Carey, Mike Scull, Anthony Rice, Jonathan Adkins and Brad Gibbons serving as
pallbearers. Honorary pallbearers will be Kevin Bugg, Scotty Slaven, Randy Hale, Timmy Hale, Rodney Brown, Mark Brown, Ken Helton and Chuck Adkins.
Obit File # 17 for Robert Earl Hale, Sr.]
December 27, 2011 - Barnett & Demrow Funeral Home
Lynn Hampton, 44 of Stanford passed away on Tuesday, December 27th, 2011. Born
on Wednesday, June 7th, 1967 in Cincinnati, Ohio to Willie and
Gracie Allen Hampton. George Loved to collect knives and hats.
George leaves behind his wife Jackqualine Hampton of Stanford, his mother Gracie Hampton of Waynesburg, two sons Dustin Hampton and Cody Hampton both of
Kings Mountain, two daughters Jessica and Katie Hampton both of Stanford; brothers Don Hampton of Waynesburg, Michael Hampton of Waynesburg, Dee
Hampton of Fairmount, Indiana; sisters Charlene Coy of Waynesburg, Annie Adams of Waynesburg, Ruby Allen of Waynesburg, and Thelma Wallen of Fairmount, Indiana;
Grandchildren Aiden Hampton, Emily Hampton and Brylee Hampton on the way.
George was preceded in death by his father Willie Hampton and brother James Hampton.
Memorial Services for George will be held at Barnett & Demrow Funeral Home at 2:00 PM, on Saturday, December 31st, 2011 with Bro. Mike Dixon Officiating.
Visitation will be from 11 AM until the time of service on Saturday.
Central Kentucky News - December 28, 2011
- A Stanford man died Tuesday night after a single-car crash near Waynesburg.
The vehicle driven by George L. Hampton, 44, left the
roadway and struck a tree after rounding a sharp curve about a mile and a half into Ky. 1781 East. Lincoln County Coroner Farris Marcum pronounced Hampton
dead at the scene about 10 p.m., Marcum said. “He was probably traveling at a high rate of speed, the road was wet, and there have been several
bad accidents in that curve,” Marcum said.
Tuesday, April 11, 1905 - Interior Journal
Mary Ann Hays, the 17 year old daughter of Henry Logan,
colored, died Sunday and was buried yesterday. She was a good, dutiful
daughter and her parents are greatly grieved at her untimely death.
Sunday, June 09, 2002 - Advocate Messenger
August 16, 1924 -
June 08, 2002
+ U. S. Marine
STANFORD -- Earl D. Hutchison, 77, of Ky. 1247,
Highland, died Saturday at his home.
Born Aug. 16, 1924, in Lincoln County, he was the son of the late Noah G.and Georgia Hill Young Hutchison.
He was a former manager of the Louisville Store in Danville where he worked for 23 years and manager at Shillito's department store in Lexington for
He was a member of Highland Methodist Church and served as Sunday school superintendent for more than 10 years. He was a member of Franklin Masonic
Lodge 28 in Danville for more than 40 years. He served in the U.S. Marine Corps during World War II and was awarded two Purple Hearts.
Survivors include his wife, Louise Pendigraph Hutchison; two sons, Joe V.and Don L. Hutchison, both of Highland; a daughter, Linda Kimberlin of Fort
Worth, Texas; a brother, Dailey Hutchison of Louisville; a sister, Mayme Cordier of Louisville; six grandchildren; and four great-grandchildren.
Services will be 2 p.m. Tuesday at Highland Methodist Church by the Revs.Dennis Spencer and Norman Young. Burial will be in Highland Methodist
Cemetery with military rites by Caswell Saufley Post 18 of the American Legion.
Visitation will be 6-9 p.m. Monday and after 8 a.m. Tuesday at the church.Fox Funeral Home is handling arrangements.
Tuesday February 21, 2012 - Advocate
April 15, 1925 - February 19, 2012
LIBERTY — Helen Cochran Jeffries, 86, of Edgewood, died Sunday in Edgewood.
Born April 15, 1925, in Chilton, Ky., she was a daughter of the late George P. and Lenora Atwood Cochran. She was a retired teacher and the widow of William Fred Jeffries.
Survivors include a son, Carl Jeffries of Edgewood; and two grandchildren, Kathryn Jeffries of New Bern, N.C., and Elizabeth Keith of Ryland Heights. She was preceded in death by a daughter, Freda Jeffries.
Services will be 1 p.m. Thursday at Bartle Funeral Home.
Burial will be in Hustonville Cemetery.
July 18, 2007 - Advocate -Messenger
Marvin Dee Johnson, 54, of Stanford, died Monday, July 16 at his home.
A native of Boyle County, he was born May 21, 1953 to Cora Ellen Johnson Privett and the late Melvin Lee Johnson. He was a farmer and a member of Faith Temple in Jesus Name Church.
He was also preceded in death by a brother, Mike Johnson.
Survivors include his companion, Mary Griffin; one son,
Matthew Johnson of Danville; two daughters, Peggy Johnson of Waynesburg and Rena
Johnson of Danville; five brothers, Delmer (Diane)
Johnson, Jeff (Louise) Johnson, and Melvin (Priscilla) Johnson, all of Stanford, Jerry (Trudy) Johnson of Danville, and Ricky (Susan) Johnson of Crab Orchard; six sisters,
Patricia (Billy) Byrd and Connie (Marcus) Downs both of Stanford and Kathy (Gary) Johnson, Brenda (Milton) Brock, Clara (Johnny) Swinney, and Mary Brock, all of Crab
Orchard; four grandchildren; and several nieces and nephews.
Services will be 10:30 a.m. Thursday at Faith Temple in Jesus Name by Roger Stevens and Vellis Johnson. Burial will be in Parksville Cemetery.
Pallbearers will be Ricky Herrington, Troy Johnson, Jesse Johnson, David Griffin, Josh Preston, Joe Preston, Marcus Jenkins and Steve Griffin.
Visitation will be after 6 p.m. today at the church. Spurlin Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.
Tuesday, March 01, 2011 - Casey County News
Jean C. Lee of
Waynesburg died Monday, Feb. 28, 2011 at the Casey County Hospital. She was 62.Born on Aug. 11, 1948 in Albany, N.Y., she was a daughter of the late Leonard R.
and Ruth Hill Fowler. She was the widow of Albert W. Lee. Survivors include a son, Jason (and Aundria) Radliff of Waynesburg; three grandchildren; nine brothers; and two sisters.
Funeral services will be Thursday, March 3 at noon at McKinney-Brown Funeral Home by Bro. Paul Readnour. Visitation will be March 3 from 9 a.m. until time of service.
[ See obituary
file # 66 for Albert W. Lee]
Friday, February 24, 2012 - Casey County
Myrtle Grace Lucas
of Louisville, formerly of Casey County, died Saturday, Jan. 28, 2012 in
Born Jan. 27, 1911 in Lincoln County, she was a daughter of the late William Azariah and Alice Rae Walls Lucas.
She was preceded in death by four sisters, Rose Earles, Lizzie Smith, Maude Coleman and Edith Clarice Lucas; and four brothers, Willie, Lucian, A.G. and Estil Lucas.
Funeral services were Feb. 2 at Highland Funeral Home in Louisville. Burial was in Rest Haven Memorial Cemetery.
Friday, November 08, 1996 -
January 17, 1918 -
November 07, 1996
Moreland- Clyde Allen Lynn, 78, of Hustonville died Thursday at home.
Born Jan. 17, 1918
in Woodford County, he was a son of the late James Allen and Harriet Smith Lynn.
He was a retired farmer and a member of Hillsburg Baptist Church, Woodford
his wife, Madeline Fletcher Lynn; three daughters, Debra Lynn and Linda Lynn,
both of Hustonville, and Millie Lynn of Loda, Ill.; a brother,
Henry Lynn of Lexington; and a step-granddaughter. Services will be held at 2 p.m. Saturday at W. L. Pruitt Funeral Home by Bobby Estes. Burial will be in New Salem Cemetery.
Thursday, January 05, 2012 - W. L. Pruitt
Funeral Home Notice
Moreland – Larry Maples, 56, of Bowen
Rd. passed away Thurs., Jan. 5, 2012. Born Nov. 5, 1955, he was the son of the
late Robert and Georgie Hendren Maples.
He was a truck driver for McCray Feeds and had worked at R.R. Donnelley. He was preceded in death by his wife, Tammy Henson Maples, and a grandson, Braden Maples.
is survived by 1 son: Jeremy (Mitzi Young) Maples of Danville, 1 daughter,
Kristi (Todd) Berry of Bowen Rd.; his mother-in-law, Glenna Kissinger of
Stanford; 2 brothers: Mike (Carol) Maples of Stanford and Roger Maples of Hustonville; 4 sisters: Laverne Maples of Moreland Dorothy (Rod)
Strickland of Ft. Myers, FL; Bonnie (Roger) Vaughn of Danville and Susie Maples of Hustonville and 2 grandchildren: Sheyenne and Jace Berry.
are 1 PM, Tues. at W.L. Pruitt Funeral Home. Burial will be in Junction City
See Main Page Obituaries for Robert Maples]
Wednesday , July 29, 2009 - Advocate-
MORELAND - Tammy
Maples, 51, of the Bowen Community died Tuesday.
Born Nov. 4,
1957, in Danville, she was the daughter of Bobby Henson and Glenna Kissinger.
She was preceded in death by her grandson, Braden Maples ; and her stepfather,
include her husband, Larry Maples; a daughter, Kristi Berry; a son, Jeremy
Maples; a brother, Steve Henson; and two grandchildren.
Services will be
at 2 p.m. Thursday at W.L. Pruitt Funeral Home by Chuck Vernon, with burial in
Junction City Cemetery.
February, 2012 - The Republic, Columbus,
Spurgeon Funeral Home, Brownstown, Indiana
January 08, 1932 -
February 03, 2012
Laticia Ryan Massengale, 80, of Seymour, died at 10:50 a.m. Friday, February 3, 2012 at Covered Bridge Health Campus in Seymour.
Laticia was born in Crab Orchard, Kentucky, the daughter of Dan and Maggie Hyatt Smith. She married Cecil B. Ryan on November 12, 1947 in Lawrence County. He preceded her in death on April 24, 1984.
She then married Ed Massengale on February 15, 1992 and he preceded her in death in 2011.She attended Jonesville Christian Church and was a member of Gorbetts Chapel Church.
Laticia retired from CP Electronics in 1968 after 22 years. She enjoyed spending time with her family, was an excellent seamstress and also enjoyed needlework and traveling.
She is survived by a son, Kenneth (Yana)
Ryan of Martinsburg, West Virginia; a daughter, Sue (Dave) Mulder of Seymour; a
son-in-law, Colvin Young of Martinsburg,
West Virginia; a brother, Doug (Julia) Smith of Columbus; seven grandchildren, Jenny (Troy) Engelau, Becky (Chris) Miller, Josh (Sarah) Aucoin, Kristy Young, Kelli (Terry)
Banks, Jason Ryan and Keyana Ryan; and six great-grandchildren, Kennedy Engelau, Landon Engelau, Dawson Banks, Dallas Banks, LaTisha Ryan and Gabe Ryan.
She was preceded in death by her parents; both husbands; children, Dennis Ryan and Pam Young; a grandchild, Sarah Jo Kuhlman; and five brothers, Taylor, Charlie, George, Butch and Jim Smith.
Funeral services will be conducted at 11 a.m. Tuesday at Spurgeon Funeral Home in Brownstown with Doug Smith officiating.
Burial will be at Kurtz Cemetery in
Friday, July 22, 2011 - Central Kentucky
January 03, 1920 -
July 18, 2011
+ U. S. Army Air Force WWII
Harold B. McGuffey, 91, of Bowling Green, died July 18, 2011.
The Lincoln County native was the son of Kelly and
Susie McGuffey. He owned and operated McGuffey Insurance Agency from 1952 to
1971 in Bowling Green. He was
named Kentucky’s Insurer of the year in 1963. In 1971, he was appointed Kentucky Commissioner of Insurance and served for seven years. During this interim, he was
elected president of the National Association of Insurance Commissioners, the first Kentuckian to ever receive this honor.
He was a World War II Bomber Pilot in the Army Air Force. He was an avid golfer and around the links he was known as “Ruff-Tuff McGuff.”
He was preceded in death by his parents, son, Alan D. McGuffey and brothers, Woodrow, Roy, Lloyd and Doyle McGuffey.
Survivors include his wife of 67 years, Novice Cook
McGuffey; a son, Harold Lee McGuffey, and his wife, Gail Wright McGuffey; a
grandson, Lee McGuffey and his wife,
Rachel Orth McGuffey of Salt Lake City; a granddaughter, Harper McGuffey Honan and her husband Mathew Honan of San Francisco; and a great-grandchild, Bird Harper Honan.
Indian Bottom Association
Old Regular Baptist Church of Jesus Christ
Crab Orchard, Kentucky
December 07, 1926
- December 11, 1987
was born 07 Dec 1926 to the late
Lindsay Mullins and Vina Mullins. He passed away from this life on December 11,
1987. Making his stay here on the earth.
61 years and 4 days. He met Myrtle Denney Mullins and the two were married 1951. Five children were born to this union. Danny Mullins of Waynesburg, KY; Patsy Dowell,
Waynesburg, KY; Charles Mullins, Crab Orchard, Ky; Phyllis Smith of Stanford, KY and Sandra Mullis lived only seven days and went to live with the angels in Heaven.
He had two
brothers who preceded him in death, Chester Mullins and Walter Mullins. Three
sisters remain, Marie Barnard, Scottsburg, Indiana, Ruby Denney of Columbus,
Indiana and Lillian Amos, Seymour Indiana.
joined a church here on earth. He believed in the Old Regular Baptist and we
believe he was to that church that the Lord is coming back for very soon. He
Myrtle he believed the Lord had forgiven him of his sins in 1981. He attended the Crab Orchard Church of Old Regular Baptist as long as he was able to go.
He seemed to enjoy the preaching and singing so very much. We believe he is enjoying the singing of angels over in that happy land where cancer and death don't come.
When I would visit him at his home, he would greet me with a smile, although he would be so sick.
Written by his wife and Elder Murl F. Caudill
[Myrtle E. Mullins is buried at Friendship Baptist Church Cemetery.]
Monday, October 10, 2005 - West Plains Daily
+ U.S. Air Force,
Korea - Vietnam
Oaks, Sr. - Jul. 6, 1924, Pottersville - Oct. 8, 2005, West Plains - Son of
Clarence Everett Oaks & Laura Emmaline Ledbetter. Married Mildred Arlene
Apr. 8, 1944 at Austin, TX. Father of Carol Ann, Arlene and Marvin Albert, Jr. Veteran of the U.S. Air Force, retiring as Lt. Col. after 30 years. He served in WW II,
Korea and Vietnam. Member of Am Vets. He enjoyed genealogy, golf, travel, flowers and gardening. He was of the Baptist faith.
Monday, July 13, 2011 - Middletown Journal
March 23, 1922 -
July 09, 2011
(Wolfe) "Jo" age 89, died peacefully, July 9, after a long battle with
Alzheimer's. She was preceded in death by her husband, Virgil, in 2008, with
she had shared 67 years of marriage; and by her siblings, Dennis Wolfe and Roberta (Wolfe) Alexander.
Born March 23,
1922, in Crab Orchard, Kentucky, to James and Ida (Robinson) Wolfe, the family
moved to Middletown where Jo graduated from Middletown
High School, Class of 1940. For 25 years she was an executive secretary at AK Steel, retiring in 1980 and relocating to Dunedin, FL. They returned to Mt. Pleasant
Retirement Community in Monroe, OH (2005) and then she moved to McMinnville, OR (2008) to be near family.
was well-known among family and friends for her great sense of humor and giving
nature. She is survived by two sons, Don (Jean) of McMinnville, OR; Dale (Carol)
Lancaster, PA; four grandsons, Jason (Hilarie), St. John, VI; Wes (Rian) Spokane, WA; Reid (Suzanne), McMinnville, OR; Bryan, Portland, OR; and great-grandson, Griffin,
Spokane, WA. Her memorial service will be held in Middletown on Thursday, August 25 at 2:00 p.m. at the Breitenbach McCoy Leffler Funeral Home. Her final resting
place will be at Woodside Cemetery in Middletown.
Thursday, February 23, 2012 - Spurlin
Funeral Home Notice
April 18, 1927 -
February 22, 2012
Richard E. Padgett, 84, of Waynesburg, KY died
Wednesday, February 22, 2012, at Eph. McDowell Regional Med. Center in Danville,
KY. He was born April 18, 1927 in
Lincoln County to the late Ernest and Elevery Harris Padgett. He was an Army Air Force veteran of WWII, he was a retired Engineer for the Grand Trunk and Western
Railroad out of Flint, MI. Richard especially enjoyed the outdoors and working on his farm.
Survivors include his wife of 43 years, Margie Morgan
Padgett of Waynesburg, KY; a son, Earl K. Padgett (Sonja) of Waynesburg, KY; two
sisters, Luellen Davis (Bill) of
Cleveland, TN and Roxie Meece of Somerset, KY; a granddaughter, Kelli Padgett, 2 step-grandsons, Christopher and Cameron Smith, 2 God-Grandchildren, Dustin and Jacklyn Oney;
3 nieces and 3 nephews; he was preceded in death by 4 brothers, Brooklyn, Victor, Leanord and Clarence Padgett, and by a sister Irene Ollish.
Visitation will be Saturday, February 25, 2012, from 5-9
at Spurlin Funeral Home, Funeral Services will be Sunday, February 26, 2012, at
2 p.m. at the funeral home. Reverend Vola
Brown and Chuck Jacobs will be officiating. Burial will be in Parlor Grove Cemetery.
Casket bearers will be Billy Caudill, Rodney Padgett, Robbie Oney, Jeff Frith, Ed Foley and Jim Padgett.
Sunday, February 01, 2009 -
August 15, 1953 -
January 30, 2009
Bobby Lynn Payton, 55, of Stanford, died Friday January 30, 2009.
Born August 15, 1953 in Lincoln County, he was the son of the late Herlan Payton and Dolly Mae Turpin.
He worked at Boyle Block and was Pentecostal.
include: three sons, Robbie (Jessica) Payton of Hustonville, Jeff Payton of
Stanford, and Greg (Becky) Payton of Harrodsburg; one daughter, Crystal Payton
of IN; six brothers,
David Payton of Danville, Donald Payton of Casey County, Wayne, Ranny, and Gary Payton of Stanford and William Payton of Burgin, seven grandchildren, Hunter, Natalie,
Miranda, and Austin Payton, Allison Dowell, Alex and Hunter B. Hart.
He was preceded in death by his son, Timmy.
Funeral Services were held. Tuesday, February 3, at the W. L. Pruitt Funeral Home, Moreland, by Rev. Gary Yocum. Burial was in Buffalo Springs Cemetery.
were Ranny, Gary, Dwayne, Shane, Troy and Aaron Payton.
Saturday, March 03, 2012 -
February 03, 1948
- March 02, 2012
+ U. S. Army - Vietnam
MORELAND — Danny Lee Pendergraft, 63, formerly of Hustonville, passed away Friday, March 2, 2012, at Bridgepoint Rehabilitation Center in Florence, Ky.
Born Feb. 3, 1948, in Ellisburg, he was the
son of the late John Pendergraft and Irene Ellis Lutterman Houp. He served in the
United States Army and was a Vietnam War veteran.
He was preceded in death by his brother, Kline Pendergraft.
In addition to his mother, survivors
include a son, Danny Pendergraft Jr.; two daughters, Debbie Conradi and Deanna
Lamar Pendergraft; his dog, “Sugar;” a brother, Lonnie
Pendergraft; two sisters, Faye Watson and Linda Wilson; and three grandchildren.
will be 1 p.m. Monday at W.L. Pruitt Funeral Home by Rev. Ken Hughes. Military
rites will be by Caswell Saufley Post 18 of the American Legion.
will be in Hustonville Cemetery. Pallbearers will be Jeff Smith, Lonnie Pendergraft, Johnny Watson, Tom Olding, Tyler Smith and Adam Pendergraft.
Monday, February 06, 2006 -
March 17, 1933 -
February 05, 2006
"Buddy" Pruitt, 72, of Lancaster, formerly of Crab Orchard, died
Sunday, Feb. 5 at the Fort Logan Hospital in Stanford. A native of Crab Orchard,
he was born March 17, 1933 to the late Marion C. and Rhoda Mae Wallin Pruitt. He was a former employee of Cherokee Sales and a member of Westland Christian Church in Arlington Heights, OH.
He was also
preceded in death by a brother of Claude Pruitt. Survivors include one son,
Kirby Pruitt of Lancaster; one brother, Freddie Ray Pruitt, Hamilton, OH.;
three sisters, Laura Frances Hopkins of Cincinnati, OH., Mary Ellen Lay of West Chester, OH., and Martha Ann Curtsinger of Orlando, FL.; and one granddaughter, Tiffany Jo Pruitt of Lancaster.
Services will be 11 a.m. Wednesday at McKnight Funeral Home by Dan Gutenson. Burial will be in Crab Orchard Cemetery.
Saturday, June 25, 2005 - Barnett &
Demrow Funeral Home Notice
June 15, 1935 -
June 24, 2005
+ U. S. Air Force
Richard Purdue, 70, of Waynesburg, died Friday at Veterans Medical Center in Cincinnati. Born June 15, 1935, in Pulaski County, he was the son of the late Frederick C. and Naomi Bates Purdue.
He was a retired Air Force Technical Sergeant and a member of American Legion Post 38 in Somerset.
include his daughter, Stephanie R. Purdue Baker of Cincinnati; three stepsons,
Samuel Miller of Egg Harbor, N.J., David Miller of Cincinnati, and James Miller
12 grandchildren; and four great-grandchildren.
Services will be 1
p.m. Tuesday at Barnett & Demrow Funeral Home by Brad King. Burial will be
in Double Springs Cemetery with military rites by Caswell Saufley Post
American Legion. Pallbearers will be Ronnie Bates, James Sexton, Dallas Hutcheson, Dickie Greer, James Miller, David Miller and Wayne Tarter.
[See Obituary File # 7 for Naomi Bates Purdue]
Wednesday, February 15, 2012 -
September 01, 1931
- February 13, 2012
U. S. Army- Korea, Vietnam
MORELAND — Paul Rice, 80, of Moreland died Monday, Feb. 13, 2012.
Born Sept 1, 1931, he was the son of the late John Jackson and
Julia E. Southerland Rice. He was a retired Korean and Vietnam U.S. Army
veteran. He was a member of
Moreland First Baptist Church and a graduate of Columbia University.
Paul was preceded in death by his beloved daughter, Debra Sue Rice, and by several brothers and sisters
Survivors include his wife of 60 years, Opal K. Peters Rice;
three sons, Terry Rice of Texas, Ross Rice of Moreland and Steve Rice and his
wife, Claudia, of Germany;
three brothers, John Rice of Junction City, Robert Rice of Liberty and Billy Rice of Somerset; three grandchildren, Candy Butler, April Cain and Christian Rice; and seven great-grandchildren.
Services will be 11 a.m. Saturday at W.L. Pruitt Funeral Home by Bro. James Harley and Bro. Eric Douglas. Burial will be in Moreland Cemetery.
Pallbearers will be Ross Rice, Steve Rice, Randy Southerland, Bobby Maddox, Donald Atwood and Jonathan Hackerson. Honorary pallbearers are his grandchildren, great-grandchildren, nieces and nephews.
Thursday, September 01, 2010 -
January 06, 1932 -
August 31, 2010
+U. S. Air Force,
RICE, VIRGIL C.
JR., 78, of Highview, was born January 6, 1932 in Lincoln County KY and returned
to his Heavenly Father August 31, 2010.
Mr. Rice was a retired U.S. Air Force veteran having served during the Korean and Vietnam Wars.
He leaves to cherish his memory his sons and daughter, Glen Rice, Keith Rice Sr. and Angela Spooner; favorite daughter in-law, Sabrina Rice; sister, Patricia Shepperson;
grandchildren, Keith Jr. and Joshua Rice, Zackary, Brandon, Noah and Halley Spooner; and a host of nieces, nephews and friends.
Funeral service will be held 1 p.m. Thursday at Schoppenhorst, Underwood and Brooks (Preston Hwy. at Brooks Rd.) with interment in Kentucky Veterans Cemetery Central.
Friends may pay their respects from 1-8 p.m. Wednesday and after 9 a.m. Thursday at Schoppenhorst.
Thursday, March 01, 2012 - Spurlin Funeral
February 16, 1953 - February 29, 2012
Jamie Reed Robbins, 59, of Stanford died Wednesday,
February 29, 2012, at Eph. McDowell Reg. Med Center. She was born February 16,
1953 in Portsmouth, OH to the late James L.
and Bette Clinebell Reed. She had worked as the Attendance Clerk at Stanford Elementary for 10 years and was a member of Willow Grove Baptist Church.
Survivors include her husband of 40 years, Paul E.
Robbins of Stanford, KY; a daughter, Story Robbins Stringer (Kelley) of Ft.
Collins, CO; five brothers and sisters, Chanelsa Reed
Mason of Tampa, FL, June Reed Whitaker of Lancaster, OH, Elizabeth Reed of Hustonville, KY, James L Reed, Jr. of Hustonville, KY and Anthony Reed of Grove City, OH; Several nieces and nephews.
Visitation will be Sunday, March 4, 2012, from 5-8 at
Spurlin Funeral Home, Funeral Services will be at 11 a.m. Monday, March 5, 2012,
at Spurlin Funeral Home. Reverend
Johnny Thompson will be officiating the service. Burial will be in Buffalo Springs Cemetery.
Casket bearers will be Jesse Ballinger, Jim Miller, Jake Reed, Milo Reed, Jared Reed, Jakob Bottom, Danny Cook, Scottie Cook and Todd Kirkpatrick.
Friday, April 07, 1905 - Interior Journal
Preachersville: It is reported that Mr. Carman Robinson, who formerly lived here, is dead at his home in Indiana.
Thursday, February 23, 2012 -
May 16, 1960 - February 22, 2012
STANFORD — Billy Rowe, 51, of Stanford, died Wednesday, Feb. 22, 2012, at Jewish Hospital in Louisville, Ky.
Born May 16, 1960, in Garrard County, he was a son of Bonnie
Payne Rowe of Stanford, Ky., and the late William Henry Rowe. He was a carpenter
and a member of
Watts Chapel Baptist Church. Billy enjoyed participating in mission trips, one to Gulfport, Miss., and another to New Orleans, La., helping the people of those communities
build back after suffering from massive hurricane damage. Most of all, he enjoyed witnessing for his Savior, Jesus Christ.
Other survivors include his wife, Jeanne Rowe of Stanford,
Ky.; three children, Caylee Rowe of Stanford, Robert Meadows of Irving, Texas,
and Erin Garrison
Johnston of Richmond, Ky.; four brothers and sisters, Richard Rowe, Johnny Rowe, Darlene Spillman and Christi Rowe, all of Stanford; two grandchildren;
13 nieces and nephews; and 25 great-nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by a sister, Debbie Sue Rowe; and an infant son.
Funeral services will be 10:30 a.m. Saturday, Feb. 25, 2012,
at Spurlin Funeral Home. The Rev. Dan Gutenson, Gary King, Stewart Dawson and
will officiate the services. Burial will be in Danville Memorial Gardens.
Casket bearers will be John William Hall and Joe Atkins, Jonathan Floyd, Johnny Lee Rowe, Tommy Mullins and David Neal.
Wednesday, April 20, 2011 - Central Kentucky
CRAB ORCHARD — Charles "Charlie" Phillip Saylor, 61, of Crab Orchard, died Tuesday.
Born Sept. 28, 1949, in Rockcastle County, he was a son of the late Walter and Verna Hopkins Saylor. He was a farmer.
Survivors Include his wife, Imogene New Saylor; whom
her married on March16th, 1979; a son, Phillip Charles Saylor of Junction City;
a sister, Doris Jean Owens of
Brodhead; brothers, Larry Saylor of Somerset, Albert Saylor of Woodstock, Glen Saylor of Port Richie, Fla., Clarence Saylor of Corbin, Billy Joe Saylor of
Lexington, Pete, Fred and Orbin Saylor, all of Ohio, and Jay Saylor of Indiana.
Services are 2 p.m. today at McKnight Funeral Home.
Burial in Good Hope Cemetery
October 19, 2007 - McKnight Funeral Home
August 31, 1930 -
October 17, 2007
(Buchanan) Siler, 77, of Stanford passed away Wednesday, October 17, 2007 at
Ephraim McDowell Hospital in Danville. Ella was born in Lincoln County,
Kentucky on August 31, 1930. She was the daughter of the late Joseph and Kathryn (Mustin) Buchanan.
Ella was the widow
of Carl Noland Siler. She was a member of the
Mt. Hebron Baptist Church.
She is survived by
four daughters; Diana Rice of Stanford, KY, Flossie and husband Terry Saylor of
Lancaster, Mary and husband Carl Jones of Waynesburg, KY,
Lesa and husband Scottie Cook of Stanford; three sons, Fairley Siler and wife Bonnie of Wayneburg, Jerry Siler and wife Laura Jean of Stanford, Ivan Siler and wife Debbie of Stanford.
Ella is also survived by 13 grandchildren and 21 great grandchildren.
Preceded in death
by her parents Joseph and Kathryn Siler and husband, Carl N. Siler, son, Dallas
Lee Siler; brothers William, Joseph, Charlie & Johnny
Buchanan; sisters, Mary, Kathryn, Gertrude, Margaret and Alice.
include Kenny Dowell, Jeffrey Caudill, Josh Siler, Tony Naylor, Bobbie and
Donnie Siler, George Horton & Eddie Hopkins.
Funeral services will be Saturday, October 20, 2007, 11: 00 a.m. officiated by Bro. Dan Gutenson, Bro. Johnny Thompson. Burial will be in Mt. Hebron Baptist Church Cemetery.
Wednesday, August 20, 1975
Born January 21, 1903 in Lincoln County, KY., died August 19, 1975,
daughter of Martin H. and Mary Eva Dyehouse Harp.
She married Clarence Shearer, he died 1979 and he was the son of John W. and Cynthia Osborne Shearer.
Jessie and Clarence were buried in Lancaster Cemetery.
Wednesday, February 22, 2012 - Fox Funeral
February 02, 1946
- February 22, 2012
E. Singleton, 66 of Crab Orchard passed away on Wednesday, February 22, 2012 at
Ephraim McDowell Regional Medical Center. Born on Saturday,
February 2, 1946 in Lincoln County, Kentucky to the late Elmer & Edna Petrey Bailey. Mary was a retired employee of Danville Wal~Mart and was of the Baptist faith.
Mary leaves behind her sons, Frank (Theresa) Gregor of Stanford and David ( Jennifer) Singleton of Lake Park, Georgia; brothers, Harold Singleton of Crab Orchard
and Ron Singleton of Pensacola Florida; Sisters, Betty Petrey, and Carol Petrey of Crab Orchard, Londa Singleton of Bailey, Texas and Gerrie Akins of Greensburg,
Kentucky; and Grandchildren, Ryan Gregor, Paul Gregor, Raini Singleton, and Phoebe Singleton.
A private service for Mary will be held at a later date.
Funeral Home, Stanford, is in charge of arrangements
Tuesday, July 25, 2006 - Orlando Sentinel -
NELL ROSE VAN HOOK, 78, went home to be with our Lord and Savior Jesus Christ on
Sunday, July 23, 2006. She was surrounded by loving family
as her life gracefully came to an end. She was born in Somerset, KY to Oscar and Esther (Price) Van Hook on December 28, 1927. She was
predeceased by her beloved husband, Leonard A. Sprinkles.
is survived by her loving children, L. Daniel (Annie Eagan) Sprinkles of North
Yarmouth, ME, Donna S. (David) Haskins of Celebration, Shirley S.
Morlock of Wheaton, IL; grandchildren, David P. Haskins, Jr., Christine M. (Daniel) O'Rourke, Jonathan D. Haskins, Rachel A. Sprinkles, Michelle A.
Morlock and Jack A. Morlock; great grandson, Lane W. O'Rourke; sister, Anna Pearl Nichols; brothers, Samuel Van Hook, Joseph Carrol (Fern)
Van Hook and a host of other relatives and friends.
children wish to express their gratitude to the supportive medical and pastoral
communities during the last several months of their mother's life. These include
staffs of MD Anderson Cancer Center, Hospice of the Comforter and members of her church community and friends. Donations may be made to the Hospice of the
Comforter, 480 West Central Pkwy., Altamonte Springs, FL 32711. A visitation will be today from 6-8PM at Carey Hand Colonial Funeral Home and one hour
prior to her funeral on Wednesday. Funeral services will be held Wednesday, July 26, 2006 at 10AM at Dover Shores Baptist Church, 551 Gaston Foster Rd.,
Orlando. Interment will follow at Chapel Hill Cemetery. Carey Hand Colonial Funeral Home.
See Bernice Goode File "S" for
Leonard A. Sprinkles]
Sunday, April 08, 2007 - Advocate-Messenger
October 29, 1918 -
April 07, 2007
Stanford- Myrtle Lee Stubbs, 88 of Stanford, died Saturday at Christian Care Center.
Born Oct. 29, 1918 in Mt. Vernon, Ohio, she was the daughter of the late Shelby and Elam Rhymerson Trautman. She was a seamstress, member of Stanford Baptist Church and Order of the Eastern Star.
Survivors include a daughter-in-law Virginia Stubbs, brother, Edmond Trautman of Campbellsville, three grandchildren, and six great-grandchildren.
She was predeceased by husband, Omar Stubbs, and son Michael Stubbs.
Services will be 11 a.m. Tuesday at Spurlin Funeral Home by the Rev Max Hester. Burial will be in Campbellsville Memorial Gardens.
[See Main Page Obituary for Michael Lee Stubbs & Omer Stubbs]
Thursday, November 03, 2010 - Orlando
+ WW II Veteran
CARROLL "J.C," 90, died Sunday, October 31. A resident of Orlando
for six years, he previously lived in Lexington and Nicholasville, KY.
A veteran of WW II, J.C. retired from IBM in Lexington after 26 years and began a second career in real estate. A long-time member of Nicholasville Baptist Church,
he served as deacon, trustee, Sunday school teacher and director. A loving husband, father, grandfather, and great grandfather - he will be missed by all.
Born October 12,
1920, in Boyle Co., KY, J.C. was the son of the late Oscar Ralston VanHook and
Esther Sonora Price. Married December 21, 1951,
he is survived by his wife, Fern (Farmer) VanHook of Orlando; three children, Herb VanHook (Madeleine) of Vienna, VA, Jo Carole DeMonte (Bill) of Spencerport, NY,
and Ben VanHook (Cheryl) of Orlando. J.C. has six wonderful grandchildren, Andrea, Julie, Mark, Sydney, Ben and Hannah, and one beautiful great-grandchild,
Addison Carole. He is also survived by a sister, Anna Pearl Nichols, of St. Petersburg, FL, and many nieces and nephews. J.C. was predeceased by eight brothers and sisters,
Louis, Viola, Orville, Russell, Sam, Ralph, Ruth and Nell. Services will be 1:30 p.m., Friday at Nicholasville Baptist Church. Burial will follow in Camp Nelson National
Cemetery. Visitation will be from 5 to 8 p.m., Thursday at Betts & West Funeral Home in Nicholasville.
Tuesday, February 14, 2012 -
February 08, 1914 - February 13, 2012
CRAB ORCHARD — James W. “Jim” Weaver, 98, of Stanford, formerly of Broughtontown, passed away Monday, Feb. 13, 2012, at Ephraim McDowell Regional Medical Center.
Born Feb. 8, 1914, in Lincoln County, he was the son of the
late Nathaniel and Lottie Rector Weaver. He was the widower of Barbie Alice
Yantz Weaver, who
preceded him in death on Oct. 28, 2003. He was a member of Friendship Baptist Church. Jim was a lifelong farmer who also served in the Civilian
Concentration Corps, better known as the Three C's.
Survivors include five children — two sons, Jerome Walker
“Bucky” (Vivian) Weaver of Crab Orchard and Robert Wayne “Bob” (Janet)
Weaver of Stanford;
three daughters, Frances Marie (Bill) Glancy of Dallas, Texas, Margie Speake of Crab Orchard and Betty Sue (Larry) Carroll of Waynesburg; five grandchildren,
Anthony (Robin) Speake, Chris (Beth) Carroll, Bart (Angie) Glancy, Candy (Andrew) Rittenhouse and Nathaniel (Mary) Weaver; four great-grandchildren,
Justin Speake, Morrigan Carroll and Emmie and Will Glancy; a brother, John Robert Weaver; and three sisters, Geneva (Delbert) Hawkins, Wanda Whitaker and Vernice Fain.
In addition to his wife and parents, he was preceded in death by a son-in-law, Wayne Speake, and several brothers and sisters.
The funeral service will be 2 p.m. Wednesday, Feb. 15, 2012,
at McKnight Funeral Home Chapel officiated by Bro. Dale Denton and Bro. Tony
Shelton. Burial will be in Sophus Cemetery.
Pallbearers include Bob Weaver, Anthony Speake, Chris Carroll, Candy Rittenhouse, Nathaniel Weaver and Justin Speake.
Honorary pallbearers include Robin Speake, Bart, Angie, Emmie and Will Glancy, Beth and Morrigan Carroll, Andrew Rittenhouse and Mary Weaver.
Visitation is after 5:30 p.m. today at McKnight Funeral Home.
Wednesday, December 28, 2011 - The State
September 11, 1931 - December 27, 2011
Graveside services for Margie R. Wilson, 80, Frankfort, will be held 11 a.m. Thursday at Sunset Memorial Gardens. Elder Goble will officiate
Ms. Wilson died Tuesday at Frankfort Regional Medical
Center. A native of Lincoln Co., she was the daughter of the late Thurman and
Myrtle Black Reed.
She was a twenty year state employee retiring as an office supervisor/coordinator in Vital Statistics. She enjoyed playing piano, singing, talking, spending time with family and friends.
She had strong Christian faith and was involved with both First Church of God and, more recently, Evergreen Baptist.
Survivors include her son, Harry Noble Wilson, Jr.,
Frankfort; brothers, Therley Reed (Beulah), Stamping Ground, T.G. Reed (Pat),
Lawrenceburg; sisters, Verla Smith (Bob)
and Paula Kiper (Norman) Frankfort; sister-in-law, Wanda Reed, Frankfort and several nieces and nephews.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by a brother, Kenneth Reed.
Pallbearers will be Norman Kiper, Eric Novosel, Dicky Phillips, Jeff Reed, Mike Wright and Dewayne Reed. Honorary bearers will be her Evergreen Baptist family.
Thursday, April 14, 1905 - Interior Journal
Maggie Woods, a young colored woman of Hall's Gap section, died Tuesday and was buried Wednesday.
Thursday, December 01, 2011 - Casey County
April 04, 1998 -
November 28, 2011
Zimmerman of Dunnville died Monday, Nov. 28, 2011 at Casey County Hospital. He
was 13. Born in Stanford on April 4, 1998, he was the son of Lloyd R.
and Amy Martin Zimmerman of Dunnville. He was a student at McBeath Mennonite School.
In addition to his parents, survivors include three sisters, Beverly, Barbara and Rebekah Zimmerman, all of Dunnville; three brothers, Jacob, Titus and Levi Zimmerman,
all of Dunnville; and his grandparents, Eli and Sarah Zimmerman of Dunnville and Paul and Ruth Martin of Liberty.
services officiated by Joe Shirk and Daniel Newswanger will begin at 10:00 A.M.
morning December 2rd, 2011 at Cedar Hill Mennonite Church. Burial will follow in
the Cedar Hill Cemetery.
Bartle Funeral Home in charge of all arrangements.