Lincoln County, KY Obituaries File #92
Submitted By: Carole French DiSanto
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|ANDERSON, Lois C. Newcomb||BARNETT, Beatrice Eleanor B. Simpson|
|BLEVINS, Kenneth||BULLOCK, Sherry Wallin|
|CAIN, Joyce Ann James||CALFEE, Bennie W.CALFEE, Bennie W.|
|CAUDILL, Denver G.||COLLIER, James Melvin|
|DAVIS, Virginia L. Combs||DOLLINS, Marie Joyce Brock||DOWNS, Emily M. Carey|
|ELLIS, Julie L. Pemberton||EMERSON, Homer Dee|
|FLETCHER, Margaret Vinson||FOSTER, Donald Wayne||GENTON, Ila Bartels|
|GREER, Paul Evans||JENKINS, William J.|
|JOHNSON, Hugh Thomas||JOHNSON, Judy Henderson||LUSTER, Minnie Ethel Lane|
|MASON, Traci Smith||MIRACLE, Hubert "Preach"|
|MUDD, Lois J. Gover Denzer||NORRIS, Deloris G.||PADGETT, Ralph Chester|
|PHILPOT, Alene Delk||QUALLS, Bessie Mae|
|RAY, Mary Jo Singleton||RIGHTMYER, Christine Holtzclaw||ROUTT, Betty P. Clarkson|
|SCHARBROUGH, Robert Lee||SENIOR, Frank "Hank"|
|SMITH, Floyd Leroy||SMITH, Lena Manuel||SOUTHERLAND, Bernice Mullins|
|TODD, Etta L. Swift||WALLIN, Rosa M. Ray|
|WALLS, Robert Lee||WARDLOW, Walter Franklin||WARE, Gary|
|WILDER, Joyce S. Gibson||WILSON, James "Jamie" Todd|
|WRENN, Jeanette Keel|| YOUNG, Eugenia Good
Thursday, October 25, 2012 - Advocate-
ADAMS. Shirley Roan
February 05, 1932 - October 24, 2012
Shirley Roan Rousey Adams, 80, of Danville, died Oct. 24, 2012. She is the wife of Harold “Tommy” Adams. They were married for 62 years.
Born Feb. 5, 1932, in Butchertown, she was a daughter of the
late Loyd Carl and Tina Rich Rousey. Shirley was a graduate of Hustonville
High School, a member of Indian Hills Christian
Church for 47 years, and loved taking care of others.
She was preceded in death by a son, Thomas Michael Adams, and a grandson, Michael Aaron Adams.
Survivors include her husband; two daughters, Janet Adams
(Danny) Watkins of Gallatin, Tenn., and Jane
Adams (Tim) Sharp of Danville; a son, Gene (Christina) Adams of
Lake Worth, Fla.; a daughter-in-law, Sheila Adams of Danville; six grandchildren, Brian (JeriKay) Adams, Brad (JoMarie) Adams, Kara Watkins (Justin) Owen, Matthew
Adams, Gregory Adams and Hannah Sharp; four great-grandchildren, Bailey Johnson, Connor Johnson, Abi Adams and Gabe Adams; a sister, Nina Rousey Hatter of Junction
City; and four brothers, Patrick Allen (Mildred) Rousey of Moreland, Buddy Glenn (Joan) Rousey of North Fort Myers, Fla., Loyd Sherwood (Patricia) Rousey of Plant City, Fla., and Ronald Wayne (Barbara) Rousey of Lexington.
The funeral service will be 11 a.m. Saturday at Indian Hills Christian Church with Lance Ladd and Odis Clark officiating. Burial will be in Bellevue Cemetery.
Pallbearers will be Bill Fox, Barry Rousey, Bruce Rousey, David McMullin, Kenny Rousey, Keith Rousey, Jimmy Rousey and David Anderson.
October 04, 2012 - Advocate-Messenger
Lois C. Newcomb
February 21, 1930 - October 02, 2012
Lois Christine Newcomb Anderson, 82, of Danville, died Tuesday, Oct. 2, 2012.
Born Feb. 21, 1930, in Stanford, Ky., she was a daughter of the late Robert and Stella Spivey Newcomb. She was the widow of Wilbert Anderson Jr.
Lois was a member of the Danville congregation of Jehovah’s Witnesses, and retired from Palm Beach Co.
She was predeceased by two brothers, Keith and David Newcomb; and four sisters, Dorothy N. Williams, Georgia Coffee, Sherry Phelps and Betty Jane Newcomb.
Survivors include her sons, Jerry W. Anderson of Danville and
Michael (Irene) Anderson of Junction City; her sisters, Virginia Hacker, Bessie
Carter and Justine (Jeff) Frost,
all of Indianapolis, Ind.; her brothers, Roy (Amy) Newcomb of Lincoln County, Ky., Bobby Newcomb, Donnie Newcomb and Bennie (Diane) Newcomb, all of Indianapolis, Ind., and
Ronnie (Marge) Newcomb of Stanford, Ky.; two grandchildren, Stacey (Lee) Bieniasz and Denise (Kim) Nichols; and two great-grandchildren, Blythe Bieniasz and Harlow Bieniasz.
A private graveside service was held. James K. Uhrig officiated.
Wednesday, September 26, 2012 -
BARNETT, Eleanor B.
November 13, 1931
- September 24, 2012
Beech Simpson Barnett, 80, died Monday, Sept. 24, 2012, at St. Joseph East
Hospital in Lexington. She was the widow of Luther Barnett, who preceded her in
death in 1984.
Born Nov. 13, 1931, in Crab Orchard, Ky., she was the daughter of the late Garfield and Anna Brock Simpson. She was a member of Valley Baptist Church and a former volunteer for the Berea Hospital.
Survivors include two daughters, Patricia (Donald) Dozier of
Olathe, Kan., and Teresa (Stephen) Mosley of Macon, Ga.; seven grandchildren,
Renee Podrez, Angela Kesling, Michelle
Dozier, Sarah Fugate and Abby, Katherine and Stephen Mosley; 12 great-grandchildren; two great-great-grandchildren; three sisters, Lillie Mae Durham, Lucille Pingleton and
Wanda Owens; three brothers, Clyde, Melvin and Danny Simpson; and several nieces and nephews.
In addition to her husband and parents, she was preceded in death by three brothers, Louis, Beckham and Donald Simpson.
The funeral will be 11 a.m. Thursday, Sept. 27, 2012, at Valley Baptist Church at Copper Creek, officiated by Bro. Tony Shelton. Burial will be in Brock Cemetery.
Casket bearers include David Croley, Scott Owens, Dennis Durham, Logan Shelton, Darrell, Curtis and Keith Simpson.
Visitation is after 5 p.m. today at Valley Baptist Church.
McKnight Funeral Home is handling all arrangements.
Tuesday, September 06, 2012 -
BENGE, Hala M. Coldiron
November 25, 1939
- September 04, 2012
Hala Marie Benge,
72, of Comer, Ga., passed away Tuesday, Sept. 4, 2012, at her home. She was the
widow of Harold Benge, who preceded her in death in 1984.
Born Nov. 25, 1939, in Crab Orchard, Ky., she was a daughter of the late Jesse E. and Judy (Neal) Coldiron. She was a retired employee of Palm Beach Clothing Co.
Survivors include her daughter, Patty Rae Tucker, of Comer,
Ga.; a son, Derryl Gene Benge, of Comer, Ga.; a sister, Lena Faye Palmer, of
Crab Orchard, Ky.; and two brothers,
Daniel Coldiron, of Nicholasville, Ky., and George (Marie) Coldiron, of Danville, Ky.
She also was preceded in death by two brothers, Vernon Lee and Tidge Coldiron, and a sister, Virginia Mullins.
Funeral services will be 1 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 8, at McKnight Funeral Home in Crab Orchard officiated by Bro. Dan Gutenson. Burial will be in Coldiron Family Cemetery in Crab Orchard.
Pallbearers will be Danny Ray Coldiron, Charlie Douglas, Josh Shelton, Joel and Steve Bennett and Shane Pingleton. Honorary pallbearer will be Harold Singleton.
Friday, October 19, 2012 - Advocate-
July 19, 1930 - October 16, 2012
Blevins, 82, widower of Alma Westerfield Blevins, died Oct. 16, 2012 at Fort
July 19, 1930 in Oneida, Tenn., he was the son of the late Arthur and Sarah Kidd
was a 1950 graduate of Danville High School and a self employed carpenter who
loved woodworking and refinishing furniture and duplicated carved wood pieces
Shakertown Village during the original restoration. He also enjoyed fishing and was a member of Calvary Hill Baptist Church of Stanford, Ky.
include two sons, Michael Blevins of Lexington and Samuel (Betty) Blevins of
Stanford; a special friend and longtime companion, Roberta Addington; a brother,
Quincy Blevins of Danville; a sister, Beulah (Jim) Vogt of Bardstown, Ky.; two grandsons, Adam Justin Blevins and Eric Allen Rowe; and three great-grandchildren,
Blake Rowe, Brady Rowe and Ayden Blevins.
was predeceased by a brother, Earl Blevins.
funeral service will be 11 a.m. Monday at Stith Funeral Home with Rev. Dwight
Parker officiating. Burial will be in Danville Memorial Gardens. Pallbearers are
David Taylor, Jeff Johnson, Gary Kidd, Dale Blevins, Charles Newton and Bobby Newton. Honorary pallbearers are Rastus Yankee and Norman Addington.
Thursday, October 11, 2012
BULLOCK, Sherry Wallin
August 12, 1961 - August 26, 2012
Wallin Bullock, 51, wife of Terry of Eubank, died Aug. 26.
Aug. 12, 1961, in Crab Orchard, she was the daughter of the late Ernest Henry
and Lula Ann DeBorde Wallin.
include her husband, Terry Bullock of Eubank; three children, Shawn Reed (Mary)
of Lancaster, Kasheena Rose Bullock and Dylan Dakota Bullock, both of Eubank;
an adopted daughter, Michelle Rowe of Bronston; three grandchildren; an adopted granddaughter; three brothers, Ernest Wallin Jr., Jimmy Wallin, and Donnie Wallin; and a sister, Barbara Shelton.
were Aug. 31 at Poplar Grove Baptist Church Cemetery.
Monday, September 24, 2012 -
BURTON, Charlie Clee
December 11, 1926 - September 22, 2012
Charlie Clee Burton, 85, of Lancaster, formerly of Hustonville, died Saturday, Sept. 22, 2012.
Born Dec. 11, 1926, he was the son of the late Etta Mae Kazee
Taylor and Sam Burton. He was preceded in death by his wife,
Rose Davis Burton, and daughter, Judy.
Survivors include a son, Danny (Becky) Burton; seven
daughters, Flossie West, Jean Adams, Libby Flores, Mary Burton, Ann (Roy)
Hargis, Brenda (Harvey)
Southerland and Carrie Denson; a twin sister, Arlie (Jack) Noe; 16 grandchildren, 23 great-grandchildren; and four great-great-grandchildren.
Services will be 11 a.m. Tuesday at W.L. Pruitt Funeral Home by the Rev. Odis Clark, with burial in Hustonville Cemetery.
Thursday, October 11, 2012 - Spurlin Funeral
CAIN, Joyce A. James
November 21, 1936 - October 10, 2012
Joyce Ann James Cain, 75, of Stanford, KY died October
10, 2012 in Danville, KY. She was born November 21, 1936 in Stanford, KY to the
late John B. and Mary Louise
Smith James. She was the widow of the late Robert C. "Bobby" Cain and was a retired employee of Wal~Mart after eleven years of working as a greeter and in maintenance.
She was a member of McKinney Christian Church, and was former member of Turnersville Christian Church. She also loved her pets and enjoyed playing the piano.
Survivors include her son; Lynn Robert Cain (Kimberly)
of Stanford, KY, three grandchildren; Aaron, Karen, and Tyler Cain, and three
great-grandchildren; Aubree, Tracie,
and Tyson Cain. She was preceded in death by one brother; John B. James Jr.
Visitation will be Sunday, October 14, 2012 from 5-6pm
at Spurlin Funeral Home Chapel (Stanford). A graveside service will be held at Buffalo
Springs Cemetery in Stanford,
KY on Monday, October 15, 2012 at 2pm with the Reverend Darryl Estes officiating.
Tuesday, September 04, 2012 - Barnett-Demrow
Funeral Home Notice
CALFEE, Bennie W.
March 28, 1936 -
September 04, 2012
+ U. S. Army
W. Calfee, 76, of Waynesburg, died Tuesday, September 4, 2012 at Thomson-Hood
Veterans Center in Wilmore. Born Saturday, March 28, 1936 in Letcher County,
he was the son of the late George and Ritter Adams Calfee. Bennie worked as a Manager for American Tree & Wreath. He was a US Army Veteran, member of Pleasant
Point Baptist Church, and former member of the Waynesburg Masonic Lodge.
Bennie leaves behind his loving wife, Marilyn Taylor Calfee; two sons, Norman D. Calfee (Tonya) of Stanford and Paul Calfee (Susan) of Somerset; two daughters,
Rhonda Wall (Alan) of Hustonville and Karen Mason (Bryan) of Bowling Green; three brothers, Weldon Calfee of Louisville, Mack Calfee of Port St. Lucy, Florida, and Jack
Calfee of Cincinnati, Ohio; three sisters, Dana Lorentz and Lorena Pohl both of Texas, and Vina Wahle of Georgia; and six grandchildren, Kelsey, Olivia, Alex, Emma, Hanson, and Daniel.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by one brother, Wendell Calfee; and three sisters, Broma Gross, Velma Caldwell, and Ruby Shelton.
Funeral services will be held 11:00AM Saturday, September 8, 2012 at Pleasant Point Baptist Church with Rev. Ed Bray officiating. Burial will follow in
Double Springs Cemetery with full military rites performed by the Caswell-Saufley Post #18. Active pallbearers will be Darrin and Gregory Padgett, Mickey Goforth,
Jimmy Johnson, Jeff Howard, Jimmy Jones, and Lynn Young.
Saturday, September 01, 2012 - Spurlin
CARPENTER, Winifred A. Carter
August 11, 1925 -
September 01, 2012
Carpenter, 87, died September 1, 2012 in Lexington, KY. Born August 11, 1925 to
the late Denver & Virginia Carter, she was a retired assembly line worker
for Certified Brake and a member of South Fork Baptist Church.
one son; Charles Carpenter (Kay) of Harrodsburg, KY, one daughter; Donna
Carpenter Scott (Gary) of Mackville, KY, two sisters; Hilda
Whalen of Versailles, KY, Charlotee Carrier of Georgetown, KY, four grandchildren; Cindy Burchfield, Jennifer Fox, Missy Rowe, Holly Young, three step-grandchildren;
Todd Gritton, Scarla Hahn, Tina Weldon, ten great-grandchildren, five step-great-grandchildren, and several nieces & nephews. She was preceded in death by one
daughter; Virginia Mae Carpenter Brasfield Miller, and five brothers; George, Novis D., Huite L., Gordon, and Lowell Carter.
Visitation will be
Tuesday, September 4, 2012 from 5-9pm. Funeral will be Wednesday, September 5,
2012 at 2pm with Reverend Gary Story officiating. Both the visitation
and funeral will be held at Spurlin Funeral Home (Stanford).
Burial will be in Buffalo
Springs Cemetery and Casket bearers will be: Charles Carpenter (Son), Travis
Fox, Bill Carter, Mark Reed, Jeff Carter, & Terry Burchfield.
Honorary bearers will be: D.J. Lanham, Pete Hernandez, Milton & Carol Grubbs, Laura & Bill Johnson, John Foutch, Leland Vanoy, Ricky Carter, Phil Sammons,
Todd Gritton, Dale Reed, Jeff Carter, Huite Carter, Gary Rogers .
Monday, October 22, 2012 - Advocate-Messenger
14, 1944 - October 19, 2012
G. Caudill, 68, of Brodhead, Ky., passed away Friday, Oct. 19, at Ephraim
McDowell Regional Medical Center in Danville.
was the husband of Gladys Sizemore Caudill, whom he married July 6, 1962.
Oct. 14, 1944, in Harlan County, he was a son of the late Leonard and Virgie
Eldridge Caudill. He had worked for Karst and Robbins Coal Co. as a coal miner
and had driven a coal truck before retiring in 1989.
was a member of Upper Clover Fort Missionary Baptist Church. He was an avid coon
hunter, loving his favorite Black and Tans; and was a member of Dix River Coon
Club, and American Black and Tan Coon Hound Association. Denver was a loving
husband, father and grandfather.
include his wife of 50 years, Gladys Caudill of Brodhead; a daughter, Dora
(Ricky) Short of Crab Orchard; a son, James (Annette) Caudill of Hustonville;
five sisters, Ella Mullins, Doris Bush, Debbie Bush, Bonnie Lafevers and Donna
Short; five grandchildren, Christopher Caudill, Kristie Burgin, Stacey Short,
Christina Tinsley and Hannah Herring; eight great-grandchildren, Kailey and
Bradley Burgin, Alyssa Wade, Addyson Jenkins, Cody and Levi Tinsley, Morgan
Short and Dustin Herring.
addition to his parents, Denver was preceded in death by a son, Wayne Caudill; a
sister, Maudie Saylor; and three brothers, Ralph and Don Hutchinson and Hobert
will be Benny Hutchinson Jr., Randy Adams, Clay Short, Gilbert Saylor and Joe
Bratcher. Honorary pallbearers will be Charles Mick, Ricky Short, Wayne Wesley
and Clifton Kelly.
are 2 p.m. today at McKnight Funeral Home Chapel, officiated by Bro. Gordon
Mink. Burial will be in Crab Orchard Cemetery.
Monday, September 03, 2012 - McKnight
Funeral Home Notice
COLLIER, James Melvin
February 27, 1920
- September 03, 2012
+ U. S. Army, WW II
Melvin Collier, 92, of Elizabethtown, Kentucky passed away Monday, September 3,
2012. He was the husband of the late Nancy (Bailey) Collier whom he married on
February 19, 1949.
Collier was born in Crab Orchard, KY on February 27, 1920, the son of the late
James Melvin Collier, Sr. and Lula (Jones) Collier. He was a Veteran of the U.S.
Army and served as a Corporal during WW II. Mr. Collier worked as an Attorney and began the J.M. Collier Attorney at Law Firm in 1956 in Elizabethtown. He was a
graduate of the University of Kentucky obtaining his bachelor of arts degree in 1941. He then received his Bachelors degree in law and his Jurist Doctor Law degree at
UK as well. He then completed his Masters and received his PHD at the Rutgers University in New Jersey. Mr. Collier was a member of the Severns Valley Baptist Church.
Collier is survived by his Son, Dr. James Melvin Collier, III of Lexington
Sara Collier Pitney of Elizabethtown, Susan B. Collier of Lexington
He is also survived by 3 Grandchildren, Lauren D. Collier, Jay W.L. Collier and Emily B. Collier
Sara Collier Pitney of Elizabethtown, Susan B. Collier of Lexington
Interment will be held at Crab Orchard Cemetery.
A Memorial Service will be held at a future date.
Thursday, August 02, 2012 - Fox Funeral Home
Virginia Lee Combs
25, 1917 - August 2, 2012
Lee Davis, 95, of Hwy. 1770, died Thursday, August 2, 2012. Born July 25, 1917,
in Hazard, she was the daughter of the late Harrison and Ida Combs.
Along with her husband, Maurice Claude “M.C.” Davis, she ran family owned groceries and commissaries, in Corbin, Harlan and Danville. She was a graduate of Hazard
High School and a member of Stanford Baptist Church. Virginia worked as a nurse for Dr. Bailey in Hazard and taught Sunday school for several years at Stanford Baptist Church.
Virginia was a lover of her flowers, all animals and anyone in need. She was a dedicated wife, mother and grandmother.
was preceded in death by her husband Maurice Claude “M.C.” Davis. Survivors
include her two sons, Glenn W. Davis of Stanford and Raymond H. Davis of
daughter in law, Evelyn Davis of Stanford and Diana L. Davis of Lexington; two grandchildren, Allison L. Culbertson of Versailles, husband B. Logan Culbertson, and Michael G.
Davis of Lexington; two great-grandchildren, Lucy G. Culbertson and Zoe L. Culbertson of Versailles; brothers in law Dr. Franklin Davis of North Point, Florida and Kenneth
Davis of Prospect, Kentucky. Services will be 11:00 AM Saturday, August 4, 2012 at Fox Funeral Home by Rev. Max Hester. Burial will be in the Buffalo Springs Cemetery
where she will be reunited forever with her dear husband, Maurice Claude “M.C.” Davis.
will be Raymond Davis, Michael Davis, Logan Culbertson, and Danny Irvin.
obituary file # 40 for Maurice Claude Davis]
Saturday, October 13, 2012 -
DOLLINS, Marie J. Brock
October 28, 1930 - October 11, 2012
“Joyce” Brock Dollins, 81, of Crab Orchard, passed away Thurs., Oct. 11, at
Ephraim McDowell Regional Medical Center in Danville.
Oct. 28, 1930, in Crab Orchard, Joyce was a daughter of the late Roscoe George
and Okie (Hoskins) Brock. She was the widow of Harold
Wallace "Toney" Dollins, who preceded her in death on Feb. 3, 2008.
was a faithful member of Crab Orchard Baptist Church and a member of Crab
Orchard Eastern Star. She was a former co-owner of Dollins
Feed Supply and had previously worked for Crab Orchard Elementary School.
Survivors Include a son, U.S. Navy Capt. Toney Ray Dollins (Dianne) of
Virginia Beach, Va.; three grandchildren, U.S. Marines L/Cpl Toney Ray
Dollins Jr. of Crab Orchard, and Christopher Alexander and Helaina Brock Dollins, both of Virginia Beach, Va.; three sisters, Connie Laswell, Iris
Coleman and Susan Wyler (Paul), all of Lancaster; and four nieces and nephews, Jean Michelle Brown, Marissa (Dion) Decker, Scott Coleman and Christian Wyler.
Two sisters, Barbara Brown and Freda McGohon, preceded Joyce in death.
Funeral services will be 2 p.m. Monday, Oct. 15, at Crab Orchard Baptist Church with Bro. Isaiah Super officiating. Burial will follow in Crab Orchard Cemetery.
Visitation is 3-8 p.m. today at McKnight Funeral Home and after 10 a.m. Monday at Crab Orchard Baptist Church.
Pallbearers will be Bert McGohon, Paul Wyler, Scott Coleman, Toney Ray Dollins Jr., Christopher A. Dollins and Christian Wyler. Honorary pallbearer is Chase Smith.
September, 01, 2012 - Advocate-Messenger
Emily Michelle Carey
October 19, 1970 - August 31, 2012
Emily “Michelle” Carey Downs, 41, of Stanford, died Friday, Aug. 31, 2012.
Born Oct. 19, 1970, she was a daughter of the late Marvin Carey Sr. and Virginia King Gordon of Stanford.
Besides her mother, other survivors include her husband,
Sheryl Downs of Perryville; three sons, Christopher Lynn Downs of Lexington,
Justin Charles Downs and
Dustin Lee Downs, both of Stanford; two daughters, Sarah Renea Shockley of Lancaster and Virginia Michelle Carey Gallaher of Stanford; one brother, Marvin
Carey Jr. of Stanford; two sisters, Melissa Downs of Moreland and Kathy March of Florida; and seven grandchildren.
Services will be 11 a.m. Tuesday at W.L. Pruitt Funeral Home with Bro. Charles Downs officiating.
Burial will follow in Buffalo Springs Cemetery. Pallbearers are Sheryl, Justin, Dustin and Chris Downs, Tim Shockley and John Martin.
Friday, October 19, 2012 - Advocate-
DUNAWAY, Rev. John Thomas
November 23, 1932 - October 2012
Ala. — John Thomas Dunaway died at his home.
include his wife, Mary Jayne Cutter Dunaway; a daughter, Susan Dunaway of
Shelbyville, Ky.; a son, Mark (Angela) Dunaway of Huntsville; and grandchildren.
Nov. 23, 1932, in Stanford, Ky., he was a son of the late John and Rachel (Raye)
Dunaway. He was a pastor and served as president of the Kentucky Baptist
will be 6-8 p.m. CST today, Oct. 19, at First Baptist Church of Huntsville, Ala.
Services will be held 11 a.m. Saturday CST at the church.
celebration of his life will be held 2 p.m. EST Nov. 3 at the First Baptist
Church in Corbin, Ky.
October 25, 2012 - Advocate-Messenger
Julie Lane Pemberton
10, 1930 - October 24, 2012
Julie Lane Ellis, 82, of Hustonville, died Wednesday, Oct. 24, 2012.
Born Feb. 10, 1930, she was a daughter of the late Fred and
Nellie Mullins Pemberton. She was preceded in death by two husbands, Charlie
Lane and Luther Ellis; a
granddaughter, Jennifer Lane; and a brother, Bobby Qualls.
Survivors include a son, Jimmy (Judy) Lane of Hustonville; a
sister, Leona Vaught of Harrodsburg; three grandchildren, James (Racheal) Lane,
Amanda Lane and Stacy
(Tommy) Keller; four great-grandchildren, Dustin and Matthew Keller, and Amber and Chloe Lane; and a niece, Terri Norris, who was like a daughter.
Services will be 11 a.m. Saturday at W. L. Pruitt Funeral Home by Bro. Marvin Hatton. Burial will be in Hustonville Cemetery.
Pallbearers will be Larry Lane, Harvey Mullins, Phillip
Norris, Dwight Mullins, Bobby Brown and Marvin Wilson
Saturday, September 08, 2012 - Spurlin
Funeral Home Notice
EMERSON, Homer Dee
April 04 1933
Casey Co. - September 05, 2012
+ U. S. Army Veteran
Homer Dee Emerson, 79, of Cincinnati and formerly of
Waynesburg, KY, beloved husband of 58 years of Geneva Emerson, died suddenly
Wednesday, September 5, 2012.
He was a member of Trinity Northbrook Baptist Church, a retired employee of Procter & Gamble, and an army veteran. He was the son of the late Jesse Dee & Lucy Floyd Emerson.
He is survived by one sister, Mary Lou Blaine Griffin of
Eubank, KY, one brother; Vernon Emerson of Somerset, KY, a special nephew; Carl
many nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by two sisters; Gracie Hixson and Orlena Wall, and two brothers; Ray and Arnold Emerson.
Visitation will be Monday, September 10, 2012 from 6-9pm
at Spurlin Funeral Home in Stanford, KY. Funeral will be Tuesday at 11am with
burial following at Double Springs Cemetery in Waynesburg, KY.
September 13, 2012 - Spurlin Funeral Home Notice
April 04, 1925 - September 12, 2012
Margaret Vinson Fletcher, 87, of Rochester, MI (formerly
of Stanford, KY) died September 12, 2012. Born April 4, 1925 to the late Carl
and Lola Vinson, she was the
widow of the late Joe Fletcher Jr., a former employee of Hudson Motor Company and a member of New Salem Baptist Church.
Survivors include a special niece; Janice Piekacz of
Rochester, MI, a special nephew; Melvin Thomas of Shelby Township, MI, one
brother; Phillip Vinson of
Roseville, MI, one sister; Evelyn Upton of Louisville, KY, and several more nieces and nephews.
There will be a one day service held at New Salem
Baptist Church on Saturday, September 15, 2012 with visitation from 1-2pm and
funeral beginning at 2pm.
Reverend Jared Moore will be officiating and burial will follow in New Salem Church Cemetery.
September 25, 2012 - Advocate-Messenger
March 19, 1951 - September 22, 2012
Donald Wayne “Blue” Foster, 61, of Garrard County, died Saturday, Sept. 22, 2012, in Nelson County from injuries sustained in an automobile accident.
Born March 19, 1951, in Lincoln County, he was the son of the late George Elbert “Blue” Foster.
Survivors include four brothers, Hillard Foster, Lewis Foster, William Tommy Metcalf and Stevie Diemer; a sister, Daris Ann Miller; and a sister-in-law, Linda Foster.
Funeral services will be 10 a.m. Thursday at Fox Funeral Home
with the Rev. Charles Clark officiating. Burial will follow in Buffalo
Springs Cemetery with
full military rites performed by the Caswell-Saufley Post No. 18, American Legion.
April 11, 2007 - Tampa Bay, Florida
August 24, 1909 - April 07, 2007
GENTON, Ila, 97, of Zephyrhills, Fla., passed away
Saturday, April 7, 2007 in Zephyrhills. She was born August 24, 1909 in Crab
Orchard, Ky., to August and
Mary (Anderson) Bartels and came to Zephyrhills in August of 2002, from Inverness, Fla. Ila was a homemaker and worked as her husband's bookkeeper for many years.
She was a member of the Wesley Chapel Seventh Day Adventist Church where she was active in the church for many years. She served as treasurer, deaconess,
pianist, and Children' s Sabbath School teacher.
predeceased by her husband, Montez J. Genton; and two of her nine children,
Juanita Rosier and Jessie M. Holder. She is survived by six daughters and one
Lola M. Genton of Zephyrhills, Emily and her husband, Howard Austin, of Grand Island, Fla., Alice and her husband, Don Whitt ,of Athens, Ga., Mary and her husband,
Robert Scheibe, of Franklin, Ga., Dena and her husband, Ellsworth Wery, of Phenix City, Ala., Marc and his wife, Meredith Genton, of Dade City, Fla., and Marleen and
her husband, Lloyd Young, of Apopka, Fla. Ila is also survived by 24 grandchildren, 45 great-grandchildren, and two great-great-grandchildren. A number of which are
family members by adoption. Funeral services will be conducted 2 p.m. Saturday, April 14, 2007 at Wesley Chapel Seventh Day Adventist Church with Pastor Haskell
Williams and Chaplain Marc Genton officiating.
Interment will follow at 5 p.m. at Braden River Cemetery
in Bradenton, Fla. The family will receive friends 6-8:30 p.m. Friday at
Whitfield Funeral Home.
September 15, 2012 - Spurlin Funeral Home Notice
GODBY, Lottie Finley
February 24, 1937 - September 14, 2012
Lottie Finley Godby, 75, died Friday, September 14, 2012
in Stanford, KY. Born February 24, 1937 to the late Lloyd & Nellie May
Finley in Pulaski County,
KY, Mrs. Godby loved her family, her home, her flowers, her garden, and canning. She was a housewife and a member of Parlor Grove Baptist Church.
She is survived by her husband of 57 years, Kenneth
Godby of Stanford, KY, one son; Delbert Godby (Theresa) of Waynesburg, KY, one
daughter; Jannie Godby
Wilson (Larry) of Stanford, KY, five brothers; Jerry Wayne Finley, Tony Finley, Ruson Finley, and James V. Finley all of Junction City, KY, and Damon Finley of
Indianapolis, IN, four sisters; Faye Price of Stanford, KY, Novella Anness of Danville, KY, Camella Renner of Crab Orchard, KY, and Junella Belcher of Junction City,
KY, five grandchildren; Lee Simpson, Stacy Godby, Jeremy Simpson, Vanna Godby, and Austen Godby, seven great-grandchildren; one great-great-grandchild, and
numerous nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by one son; Jacky Lee Godby and several brothers and sisters.
Visitation will be Sunday, September 16, 2012 from 5-9pm
and funeral will be Monday, September 17, 2012 at 2pm with Brother Doug Godby
and Bro. Don Smith
officiating. Both services will be held at Spurlin Funeral Home Chapel (Stanford). Burial will be in Buffalo Springs Cemetery and Casket bearers will be: Jeremy Simpson,
Lee Simpson, Austen Godby, Bobby Popplewell, J.D. Maynard, and Greg Wesley.
September 27, 2012 - Spurlin Funeral Home Notice
June 16, 1941 - September 26, 2012
Paul E. Greer, 71, of Stanford, KY died Wednesday,
September 26, 2012 in Lexington, KY. Born June 16, 1941 in Waynesburg, KY to the
late Charles and Lena Greer,
he was a retired truck driver in Cincinnati, OH, a member of Teamsters Local 100 of Evansdale, OH, and a member of Pleasant Point Baptist Church.
Survivors include two daughters; Jennifer Brewer (James)
of Crab Orchard, KY and Paula Jean Ruhe (John) of Fort Wayne, IN, two brothers;
Ronald Greer (Joan)
of Waynesburg, KY, and Richard Greer (Pam) of Eubank, KY, four sisters; Christine Ollish (late Robie) of Waynesburg, KY, Bettie Bass (Charles) of Martin, GA,
Loretta Greer of Cincinnati, OH, and Ann Doss (Jim) of Halls Gap, KY, four grandchildren; Alisha and Courtney Brewer, Daniel and Michael Ruhe, and was
preceded in death by one grandson, Gabriel Ruhe. Seventeen nieces and nephews, one stepson; Steve Dick (Laura) of Cincinnati, OH, two step-grandchildren;
Emily and Jeremy Dick, and was expecting his first great-grandchild in May.
Visitation will be Saturday, September 29, 2012 from
5-9pm. Funeral service will be Sunday, September 30, 2012 at 1pm with Reverend
officiating. Both services will be held at Spurlin Funeral Home Chapel (Stanford). Burial will follow in Fairview Baptist Church Cemetery in Waynesburg, KY.
September 22, 2012 - Advocate-Messenger
William J. Jenkins, 93, of Kings Mountain, died Wednesday.
Survivors include his wife, Lillian Murphy Jenkins; four sons,
Larry Jenkins of Kings Mountain, Michael Jenkins of Highland, Jeffrey Jenkins of
and Joe Jenkins of Nicholasville; two daughters, Debbie Watts and Cheryl Mason, both of Kings Mountain; one brother, James Jenkins of Florida; and three
sisters, Leona Dunham of Walltown, Lola Hubbard of Kings Mountain and Ruth Walls of Shelbyville.
He was a son of the late James and Laura Floyd Jenkins. A son, Danny Jenkins, and four brothers, Orville, Estill, Ralph, and John A. Jenkins, also preceded him in death.
Funeral service is 2 p.m. Sunday, Sept. 23, 2012, at Barnett & Demrow Funeral Home.
October 15, 2012 - W. L. Pruitt Funeral Home Notice
September 18, 1930 - October 15, 2012
Hugh Thomas Johnson, 82 of
Casey County died Monday, Oct. 15, 2012. Born Sept. 18, 1930, he was the son of
the late Hughey Lee and Lou Ella Downs Johnson.
He is survived by his wife of
60 years, Stella Ann Johnson; 2 sons: Thomas R. Johnson and Ronnie Johnson, both
of Casey County; 2 daughters: Emma J.
Hartley of Danville and Jennifer M. Richards of Hustonville; 1 brother, Roland Johnson and 2 sisters, Rose Tungate and Lillie Rakes; 18 grandchildren and
31 great grandchildren. He was preceded in death by a son, James Johnson, a daughter, Barbara Schellenberg and 3 grandchildren.
Services will be 1 pm,
Thursday at W.L. Pruitt Funeral Home by Bro. Jerry Adams with burial in Hustonville
Cemetery. Pallbearers are his grandsons. Honorary
pallbearers are Gene Hartley, Jesse Richards, Jessica Sharp, Leeann Helm and Shawna Goode. Visitation is 6-9 pm, Wed.
October 24, 2012 - Spurlin Funeral Home Notice
December 01, 1942 - October 24, 2012
Judy Henderson Johnson, 69, of Hustonville, KY died
Wednesday, October 24, 2012 at home. She was born on December 1, 1942 in Eubank,
KY to the late A
mel and Freda Clark Henderson. She retired from the postal service after spending a total of 16 years at Kings Mountain, Waynesburg, and McKinney post offices. She was a member of
Locust Grove Baptist Church and was also the treasurer there for at least 16 years.
Mrs. Johnson is survived by her husband of 50 years;
Mack Garland Johnson, three children; Jimmy Johnson (Janet), Debbie Sims, and
Mack David Johnson (Kristy) all of
Kings Mountain, KY, two brothers; Travis Henderson (Connie) and Jimmy Henderson (Wanda) all of Stanford, KY, six grandchildren; Christian & Justin Johnson, Jackson & Spencer
Mackay Sims, Brice & Carson Johnson and also several nieces and nephews. Mrs. Johnson was expecting her first great-grandchild in May. She was preceded in death by one brother;
Gerald Henderson, and two sisters; Treva Hill and Karen Terry.
Visitation will be Thursday, October 25, 2012 at
Fairview Baptist Church from 5-9pm. Funeral service will be 11am Friday, October
26, 2012 at Locust Grove Baptist Church
with the Reverend Keith Bowling officiating. Burial will be at K.P. Hall Cemetery in Kings Mountain, KY. Casket bearers will be: Mike Henderson, Darren Henderson,
Mark Henderson, Jamie Henderson, Greg Hill, Ray Terry, and Wayne Terry. Honorary bearers will be her grandchildren and nieces. Spurlin Funeral Home (Stanford) is in charge of arrangements.
September 02, 2012 - W. L. Pruitt Funeral Home
Minnie E. Lane
September 18, 1922 - September 02, 2012
Minnie Ethel Lane Luster, 89
of Hustonville died Sunday, Sept. 2, 2012. Born Sept. 18, 1922, she was the
daughter of the late Lafe and Elizabeth Gibson Lane.
She was preceded in death by
her husband, James Arlos Luster and her son Larry Luster. She is survived by one
son, Glen (Pam) Luster; 1 brother, James Lane; two
sisters: Flora Asbury and Mable Herring; one daughter-in-law, Brenda Luster; 7 grandchildren and 20 great grandchildren. Services will be at 1 pm, Wed. at W.L.
Pruitt Funeral Home by Bro. Ronnie Dobson with burial in Poplar Grove Cemetery.
October 13, 2012 - Advocate-Messenger
Marjorie C. Chandler
December 11, 1918 - October 12, 2012
Clark Chandler Manuel, 93, of Crab Orchard, passed away Fri., Oct. 12, at
Christian Care Center in Lancaster.
was the widow of Joe Manuel, who preceded her in death in 1981.
Dec. 11, 1918, in Crab Orchard, she was a daughter of the late James and Ruth
Holtzclaw Chandler. She was a faithful member of Crab Orchard Christian Church,
a member of the Crab Orchard Homemakers and she was a Kentucky Colonel.
include two sons, Billy Joe Manuel of Reading, Ohio and Bobby L. (Hazel) Manuel
of Benham, Ky.; twin daughters, Norma Jean (Lowell) Wallin of Lockland,
Ohio, and Ernestine (John) Raptosh of Dayton, Ohio; seven grandchildren, Hillary Polston, Clint Manuel, Debbie Fite, Eric Manuel, Chip Manuel, Nick Raptosh and
Jean Williams; three step-grandchildren, Rick Gaines, George Barley and Teresa Hatfield; 10 great-grandchildren; seven step-grandchildren; two great-great- grandchildren;
a niece, Yevonne Goodner; and a nephew, Jim Chandler.
son, Clark Manuel, and a brother, Samuel Chandler, preceded her in death.
services will be 1 p.m. Wed., Oct. 17., at Crab Orchard Christian Church with
Dale Hunt officiating. Burial will follow in Crab Orchard Cemetery.
will be from 6-9 p.m. on Tues., Oct. 16, at McKnight Funeral Home and from 11
a.m. until service time Wednesday at Crab Orchard Christian Church.
will be Clint, Eric and Chip Manuel, Nick Raptosh, Jimmy Chandler and Rick
Wednesday, May 26, 2010 - Paducah Sun
MASON, Traci Smith
EDDYVILLE, Ky. Services for Traci Smith Mason, 50, of
Eddyville will be at 11 a.m. Friday at Lakeland Funeral Home in Eddyville with
the Rev. Ed Clement officiating.
Burial will be at Maplelawn Park Cemetery in Paducah. Mrs. Mason died at 11:12 a.m. Monday at Lourdes hospital.
Mrs. Mason was a former employee of Shawnee Plastics in Kuttawa and a former office assistant for Eddy Creek Resort. She was a member of Eddyville Assembly of God Church.
Surviving are her husband, Rick Mason; two daughters,
Amanda Blackburn of Nicholasville and Camron Mason of Lexington; two brothers,
Terry Smith of
Franklin and Mike Smith of Hardin; three grandchildren; and several nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by an infant daughter, Holly Williams. Her parents were Leo Smith and Genon Collins Smith Wardlow
Friends may call from 5 to 8 p.m. Thursday at the funeral home.
[Genon Collins Smith Wardlow was married to William Franklin Wardlow, son of William Wardlow and Nonearl Dishon ] See Obit file # 29 & File # 22.
Saturday, September 01, 2012 - Fox Funeral
MIRACLE, Hubert "Preach
April 07, 1921 -
September 01, 2012
+ WWII Veteran
“Preach” Miracle, 91, of Stanford, was called from his earthly home to his
heavenly home on Saturday, September 1, 2012 at 5:30PM. Hubert was
born April 7, 1921 in Laurel County. He was the son of the late William Abraham Miracle and Nancy Catherine Hoskins Miracle.
Hubert was a proud veteran of WWII, serving as a telephone pole climber in the 926 Signal Core. He also landed and drove a Jeep onto Normandy Beach.
He was a farmer for many years and loved to build barns. He was a member of Fairview Baptist Church.
In addition to his parents, Hubert was preceded in death by his loving wife, Vertrice “Bert” Long Miracle; daughter, Barbara Miracle; three sisters,
Mary Ellen Everett, Mossie Hoskins, and Dessie Robbins; five brothers, Dan, Harvey, Boyd, Robert, and Lloyd Miracle.
Hubert leaves behind his daughter, Mary Miracle Dishon (Robert) of Danville; three grandsons, Norman Christopher Reed, Bryan Dishon, and Michael
Dishon; two great-grandchildren, Christian and Barbara Ariel Dishon; one sister, Bessie Miracle Peck; and lots of nieces, nephews, cousins, and friends.
Funeral services will be held 11AM Wednesday, September 5, 2012 at Fox Funeral Home with Bro. Johnny Baker officiating. Active Pallbearers will be,
Norman Christopher Reed, Michael P. Dishon, Jim Peck, Don Miracle, Phil and Robert Everett, and Todd Kirkpatrick. Burial will follow in
Buffalo Springs Cemetery with full military rites performed by the Caswell-Saufley Post #18.
Thursday, October 11, 2012 -
MUDD, Lois J. Gover Denzer
January 11, 1930 - October 08, 2012
Jean Gover Denzer Mudd, 82, died Oct. 8, 2012 at Norton-Brownsboro Hospital in
Jan. 11, 1930, in Hustonville, Ky., she was the daughter of the late Joseph
Perkins and Edith Gover.
include her daughter, Dawn Lewallen Melillo; grandchildren, Joseph William
Melillo, III, Andrew Bryce Melillo, all of Louisville, Ky., and Beth Ellen
Brooke Renee Sheehan and Brett Melissa Requintina; great-grandchildren, Tristan Michael Culhane, Caleb Riley Culhane, Christian Edward Sheehan, Devyn Kaye
Sheehan and Kendall Brooke Sheehan, all of Connecticut; and two sisters, Sarah Gover Wiltsee of Danville and Patricia Gover Shackelford of Jacksonville, Fla.
was predeceased by her husbands, Henry V.B. Denzer and Robert Frank Mudd; a
daughter, Beverly Kaye Lewallen Gall; a son,
Dewitt Talmadge Lewallen II; and a sister; Joan Gover Rankin.
graveside service will be 1 p.m. Friday at Bellevue Cemetery with the Rev. Tommy
will be 11 a.m. Friday at Stith Funeral Home
Wednesday, October 17, 2012 - Advocate -
NORRIS, Deloris G.
August 24, 1943 - October 12, 2012
Deloris Norris, 69, of Crab Orchard, Ky., passed away Friday in Louisville.
She was a daughter of the late Eugene and Nancy Welsh Norris. She was a member of Crab Orchard First Baptist Church and was employed at Charleston Health Care.
Survivors include her sister, Cleo Coleman; niece, Theresa Griffin; great-niece, Tenisha Griffin; and great-great-niece, Trinity Snadon, all of Louisville.
The funeral will be 1 p.m. Thursday at First Baptist Church,
Crab Orchard. Burial will be in Crab Orchard Cemetery.
Visitation will be 11 a.m. Thursday at the church.
Online guestbook: smith-jackson.com
Saturday, October 06, 2012 - Advocate-
PADGETT, Ralph Chester
March 15, 1935 - October 04, 2012
Ralph Chester Padgett, 77, of Waynesburg, died Thursday. Born March 15, 1935, in Lincoln County, he was the son of the late Chester and Mary Ethel Hayes Padgett.
Survivors include his
children, Ralph C. Padgett (Shannon), Keith Allen, Michael Dean, Ralph David,
Christine Judith, Linda Sue, Kimberly Kay and
Malissa Padgett; brothers, Don and Wayne Padgett; sisters, Pat Beck, Barbara Steele, Brenda Baldwin, Carolyn Weaver and Elizabeth Blanton; and several grandchildren.
services were Saturday at Olive Cemetery with Bro. Kerry Jones
officiating the service.
& Demrow Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements.
Saturday, October 13, 2012 -
PHILLIPS, Kenneth Ray
January 05, 1957 - October 11, 2012
Ray “Spanky” Phillips, 55, of Louisville, formerly of Stanford, died
Jan. 5, 1957, in Danville, he was the son of the late Kenneth Lee and Mary
Louise Bastin Phillips.
include four brothers, Larry Phillips of Douglasville, Ga., Robbie and Jerome
Phillips, both of Stanford, and Michael Phillips of Campbellsville;
and two sisters, Marilyn Brown of Lancaster and Loretta Wright of Stanford.
will be 2 p.m. Sunday at Fox Funeral Home. Burial will follow in Buffalo
Friday, September 21, 2012 -
PHILPOT, Alene Delk
March 16, 1931 - September 19, 2012
Alene Delk Philpot, 81, of Stanford, died Wednesday, Sept. 19, 2012.
Born March 16, 1931, in Middleburg, Ky., she was a daughter of the late Clifton and Clara Wilcher Delk.
Survivors include a son, Mike Robertson of Lexington; two
brothers, Glen Delk of Mercer County and Harold Delk of Lincoln County; three
sisters, Maxine Perkins,
Kathalene Carman and Shirley Roberts, all of Lincoln County; and a lifelong friend, Rollin Roberts of Manchester.
Private funeral services will be held Monday at Fox Funeral Home with Bro. Vola Brown officiating. Burial will follow in Buffalo Springs Cemetery.
Fox Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.
Friday, October 19, 2012 -
QUALLS, Bessie Mae
May 23, 1923 - October 18, 2012
Mae Qualls, 89, of Hustonville, died Thursday, Oct. 18, 2012. Born
May 23, 1923, she was the daughter of the late James Silas and Myrtle Wilson
Qualls. She was a Methodist.
is survived by two brothers, Lawrence Qualls of Liberty and Marshall (Darlene)
Qualls of Junction City; one sister, Ruby Merrell of Hebron; and several nieces
including Jackie Snow, who was like a son to her. She was preceded in death by two brothers, Junior and Clarence Qualls, and two sisters, Lydia Pendygraft and Peachie Snow.
will be 2 p.m. Sunday at W.L. Pruitt Funeral Home by Bro. Junior Fields with
burial in Hustonville Cemetery. Pallbearers are Ronnie Smith, Donnie
Qualls, Gary Qualls, Greg Padgett and Rodney Miles.
Wednesday, June 27, 2012 - The Indianapolis
Mary Jo Singleton
July 28, 1926 - June 26, 2012
Mary Jo Ray passed away June 26, 2012 in Bloomington Indiana
Hospital. She was born July 28, 1926 in Stanford, Kentucky to Wallace and Mabel
She graduated from Danville Indiana High School and was a 1948 graduate of Indiana University School of Business.
she worked for Proctor and Gamble as a market research specialist. On August 20,
1950 she married Donald Ray. Mary Jo is survived by
her loving husband Don, one brother; Kenneth Singleton, children; Randy Ray, Laura Ray Shelton and Julie Ray Burdine, sons-in-laws, Mark Shelton and
Jerry Burdine, grandchildren Diane Shelton, Matthew Shelton, David Shelton, Samantha Burdine and Sarah Burdine, sister and brother-in-laws Barbara
and Victor Osborne, Mary and Ivan Moreman, Jane and Virgil Mayhew, Paul and Vicky Ray and 19 nieces and nephews. She was preceded in
death by her parents and her brother and sister-in-law, Jim and Marilyn (French) Ray.
Mary Jo was a devoted wife, mother and grandmother who always
had a smile on her face and a kind word for all. Mary Jo was a member of
Sanibel, Florida Community Church and attended the First United Methodist Church of Bloomington. She was a past member
of the Indianapolis(South)Symphony Guild and was an avid shell collector.
Visitation will be held on
Thursday, June 28, 2012 from 4-8 p.m. in Day Funeral Home 4150 E. 3rd St.,
Bloomington, IN 47401.
The funeral service will be held Friday, June 29, 2012 at 11:00 a.m. at the First United Methodist Church in Bloomington.
Burial in Forest Lawn Memory Gardens, Greenwood, IN.
Wednesday, October 17, 2012 - Alexander
& Royalty Funeral Home Notice
RIGHTMYER, Christine Holtzclaw
June 14, 1924 - October 14, 2012
Mrs. Christine Rightmyer, 88, of
Harrodsburg, widow of Dr. H.D. Rightmyer died Sunday, October 14, 2012 at her
residence. Born June 14, 1924 in Lincoln County,
Christine was the daughter of the late Howard and Wilma Sutton Holtzclaw. Christine was a homemaker, she served as a volunteer with the Hospital Auxiliary at the
James B. Haggin Memorial Hospital, she was a member of the W.M.U. and Light & Lively at the Harrodsburg Baptist Church where she was a member since 1950,
a member of the Widow To Widow Group and former Secretary at the Bruners Chapel Baptist Church for ten years.
is survived by three sons: Don (Bonnie) Rightmyer of Danville, Dick (Martha)
Rightmyer of Gainesville, GA and Keith (Bobbi) Rightmyer of Harrodsburg, one
Elsie Russell of Stanford, one brother: Paul ( Yvonne) Holtzclaw of Atlanta, GA, four grandchildren: Sarah Rightmyer, Amber Wilham, Marie Huffman and Christine N.
Rightmyer and three great grandchildren: Delilah Garrett, Devon Huntsberger and Logan Wilham.
In addition to her parents and husband Christine was preceded in death by one sister: Hazel Meadors.
services will be conducted 2:00 P.M., Friday, October 19, 2012 at the Alexander
& Royalty Funeral Home with Eddie Russell and Wayne Spivey officiating.
Burial will be in the Spring Hill Cemetery with Don Long, Billy Dunaway and Harrodsburg Baptist Church Deacons serving as pallbearers.
Honorary pallbearers will be Mrs. Brook’s Sunday School Class.
Friday, October 12, 2012 - W. L. Pruitt
Funeral Home Notice
ROUTT, Betty P. Clarkson
March 25, 1919 - September 11, 2012
P. Routt, 93 years old of Danville died Tuesday, Sept. 11, 2012. Born March 25,
1919 in Moreland, she was the daughter of the late George and Mary Taylor
was preceded in death by her husbands, Luther Farris Mason and James S. Routt.
She was retired from Corning Glass where she had worked for 24 years.
is survived by two sons, Farris (Connie) Mason of Danville and Luther Mason of
Jeffersonville, IN; two daughters, Charlene (Ralph) Francis of Louisville and
Linda McMillan of Los Angeles, CA; six grandchildren: seven great grandchildren: and one brother, Charles B. Clarkson of Danville.
was preceded in death by three sisters, Margaret Clarkson, Florence Shieve and
Laura Walls and eight brothers: Henry, William, Jacob, Lee, James, Harvey,
Stewart and George Clarkson, Jr. Services will be at 11 am, Monday at W. L. Pruitt Funeral Home in Moreland by Dr. Tommy Valentine with burial in Danville Memorial
Gardens. Pallbearers are Brian Mason, Alex Mason, Brad Engleman, Kenny Grubbs, Stuart Clarkson and Henry Clarkson, Jr. Honorary pallbearer is Van Woodrow.
Thursday, September 06, 2012 -
SAYLOR, Elizabeth Davis
May 08, 1925 -
September 04, 2012
Elizabeth Davis Saylor, 87, widow of Homer Saylor, died Tuesday.
Born May 8, 1925, in Lincoln County, she was the daughter of the late Charles and Lizzie Kuykendall Davis. She was a retired hairstylist and had served as a Heritage Hospice volunteer.
Survivors include her son, Dr. Rick (Mary) Saylor of Knoxville, Tenn.; and grandchildren, Grace and Kyle Saylor.
Services will be 10:30 a.m. Friday at Alexander & Royalty Funeral Home. Burial will be in Burgin Memorial Gardens.
October 23, 2012 - W. L. Pruitt Funeral Home Notice
May 14, 1956 - October 19, 2012
Robert Lee Scharbrough, 56
of Harrodsburg died Oct. 19, 2012. Born May 14, 1956, he was the son of Ruby
Sears Drury and the late James Edward Scharbrough.
Other survivors include 2 brothers, Eddie and Joe Scharbrough; 2 half-brothers, Troy and Phillip Scharbrough; 3 half-sisters: Brenda Goldsborough, Linda C.
Durham and Johnnie Mason; and step-mother, Nancy Scharbrough.
He was preceded in death by
his wife, Betty Scharbrough, sister, Mary Turner and brother, John Wayne
Scharbrough. Services 1 pm, Wed at W.L.
Pruitt Funeral Home by Bro. Donnie Irvin with burial in Moreland Cemetery. Pallbearers are Cynthia Taylor, George Spears, Ricky Crawly, Steven Sears,
Terry Thomas and Charles Kidd. Visitation is 11-1 pm, Wed.
Monday, October 15, 2012 -
SENIOR, Frank "Hank"
March 21, 1952 - October 12, 2012
“Hank” Senior, 60, died Friday, Oct. 12, 2012.
March 21, 1952, in Louisville, Ky., he was a son of to the late Louise Reily and
Frank Earl Senior Sr.
was a member of Gethsemane Baptist Church and enjoyed being involved through
helping others. He also enjoyed golfing, fishing and being with his family and
friends. Frank managed Pony Express and Bella Pizza, both in Frankfort, and made
many friends in the Frankfort community through his restaurants.
include his wife of 14 years, Vickie Anne Harmon Senior; two stepsons, Steven
Brian Carrier of Danville and James Patrick (Cathy) Carrier of Crab Orchard; two
grandchildren, James Eli Carrier and Amelia Marie Carrier; three brothers; seven
sisters; and several nieces and nephews.
funeral service will be 1 p.m. Wednesday, Oct. 17, 2012, at Preston-Pruitt
Funeral Home with Dr. Steven James officiating. Burial will follow at Highland
Methodist Church Cemetery in Lincoln County.
will be Gary, Mark and Brian Senior, Patrick and Brian Carrier, and Steele
Harmon. Honorary pallbearers will be deacons of Gethsemane Baptist Church.
Tuesday, September 18, 2012 -
SMITH, Floyd Leroy
August 12, 1957 - September 16, 2012
Floyd Leroy Smith, 55, of Crab Orchard, died Sunday.Born Aug. 12, 1957, in Danville, he was a son of the late George and Zelma Mae (Todd) Smith.
Survivors include a daughter, Angie Murphy of Crab Orchard;
two sisters, Gale Herring of Indianapolis, Ind. and Frances King of Crab
five brothers, Glenn Smith of Waynesburg and Bill, Dale, Ray, and Wayne Smith, all of Crab Orchard; four grandchildren, James, Jack,
Jesse and Justin Murphy; and many nieces, nephews, cousins and friends.
A private memorial service will be held at a later date.
[Burial: Corner Cemetery]
McKnight Funeral Home is handling the arrangements.
Saturday, October 13, 2012 -
SMITH, Lena Manuel
February 04, 1924 - October 11, 2012
Manuel Smith, 88, of Crab Orchard, passed away Thurs., Oct. 11, 2012, at Fort
Logan Hospital in Stanford. She was the widow of Hurley Thomas Smith.
was born in Lincoln County on Feb. 4, 1924. She was a daughter of the late John
and Jenny Lawson Manuel.
was a member of the Mount Zion Church of Christ and was the most loving mother
is survived by two sons, Jay (Mitzi) Smith and Mark (Pam) Smith, both of
Stanford; a daughter, Sheila Hopkins of Stanford; four grandchildren, Kimberly
Taylor, Chris (Amanda) Hopkins, and Justin and Brandy Smith; and three great-grandchildren, Brittany, Alex and Chance.
brothers, Eaf, Joe and Raymond Manuel, and one sister, Mary Spears, preceded her
will be 5 p.m. Monday at the funeral home.
will be Bobby and Billy Joe Manuel, Chris and David Hopkins, Bill Long and Larry
Paul. Honorary pallbearers will be James Ray and Kenny Manuel,
Justin Smith, Doug Smith and Billy Griffin.
services will be 2 p.m. Tues., Oct. 16, at McKnight Funeral Home Chapel with
Bro. Thad Eubank officiating.
Burial will follow in Mount Zion Church of Christ Cemetery.
Tuesday, October 23, 2012 -
SOUTHERLAND, Bernice Mullins
August 10, 1923 - October 22, 2012
Mullins Southerland, 89, passed away Monday, Oct. 22, 2012.
Aug. 10, 1923, in Casey County, Ky., she was a daughter of the late Jenny Hall
and Charlie Mullins. She was the wife of the late Henry Thomas Southerland.
was a homemaker, a member of Hustonville Baptist Church, enjoyed gardening,
flowers and especially cooking for her family.
include a daughter, Patty (Mike) Evans of Danville; three sons, Thomas Glen
Southerland of Lawrenceburg, Randy (Gwen) Southerland of
Stanford and Scotty (Dana) Southerland of Danville; 10 grandchildren; and six great-grandchildren.
addition to her parents and husband, Bernice was preceded in death by two
sisters, Gladys “Sister” Brown and Addie Grubbs; two brothers, Sherman
Mullins and Harrison “Buddy” Mullins; and one granddaughter.
funeral service will be 11 a.m. Thursday, Oct. 25, 2012, at Preston-Pruitt
Funeral Home with Bro. James T. Vance and Tom
Southerland officiating. Burial will follow in Hustonville Cemetery.
will be Jeff, Ty and Chris Southerland, Tom Southerland Jr., Mike Evans, Joe
Byrd and David Lawson.
Honorary bearers will be Larry and Gary Mullins and Tom Bentley.
April, 2011 - Independent Herald, Oneida, TN
THOMPSON, Dorothy M. VonLinger
December 12, 1937 - April 05, 2011
Mae Thompson, 73, of Oneida, passed away April 5, 2011, at McCreary County
Health and Rehab Center.
Stanford, Kentucky, December 12, 1937, she was preceded in death by her parents,
Everett and Louisa York VonLinger; infant son,
Gary Thompson; and sisters: Caroline VonLinger, Anna Hampton, and Marti Baker.
a member of Bethlehem Baptist Church; and was a long-time employee of Scott
survived by her children: Mark Thompson and wife, Sue, Janet Worley and husband,
Rick, Robin Malone and husband, Wayne, and Johnny Thompson and wife,
Heather; six grandchildren, two great-grandchildren, sisters: Rosa Jean Patterson, Rita Bishop, Zelpha McKinney, Francis Stevens, Mary Lee Oaks, Joyce Haggard, and
Jeanette Coleman; sisters- and brother-in-law: Muriel Stephens, Betty Phillips, and Roy Thompson; special friend, Mary Blakley; and many other relatives.
service was conducted April 9, in the chapel of Jones & Son Funeral Home
with Rev. Wayne Malone officiating. Interment followed at
Double Springs Cemetery in Waynesburg, Ky.
Jones & Son Funeral Home had charge of arrangements.
Tuesday, September 04, 2012
TODD, Etta L. Swift
September 12, 1925
- September 01, 2012
Etta Loretta Swift Todd, 86, of Waynesburg, Ky., passed away Saturday, Sept. 1, 2012, at her residence.
Born Sept. 12, 1925, in Rogersville, Tenn., she was a daughter
of the late Charles Haskel and Anna Mae Orcut Swift. She was owner and operator
Mini Care Home and a seamstress at Cowden's in Stanford, Ky. She was a member of Eubank Church of Christ.
Survivors include two daughters, Deloris Jean Todd McMullin of
Waynesburg and Phyllis Ann Todd Foster of Eubank; nine grandchildren, Nancy
(Allen) Singleton Hart, Kenny (Lesa)
Singleton and Michael (Nicole) Singleton, all of Eubank, Ernest (Tina) Eldridge of Tampa, Fla., James (Connie) Eldridge of Eubank, Steven (Ramona) Eldridge of Waynesburg,
Teresa (Eugene) Todd York of Waynesburg, and Charles (Ginger) Todd and James (Shantella) Todd, both of Eubank; 24 great-grandchildren; seven great-great-grandchildren;
four brothers, Dallas (Emma) Swift of Clearwater, Fla., Clarence (Barbara) Swift of Waynesburg, Gordon (Lily) Swift of Monticello, Ky., and Virgil (Ida Mae) Swift of Eubank,
one sister, Christine Swift of Waynesburg; and several nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Leamon Everett Todd;
her parents; one son, Jackie Ray Todd; one grandchild, Lisa Todd Reynolds; two
and three brothers, Hubert Swift, Charlie Haskel Swift Jr. and Leamon Swift.
The funeral service was today at Morris & Hislope Funeral. Burial was in Goochtown Cemetery.
Monday, October 08, 2012 -
WALLIN, Rosa May Ray
September 23, 1932
- October 06, 2012
Rosa Mae Ray Wallin, 80, died Saturday, Oct. 6, 2012, at Rockcastle Regional Hospital. She was the wife of John W. Wallin, whom she married June 16, 1951.
Born Sept. 23, 1932, in Garrard County, she was a daughter of
Charlie and Lizzie Baker Ray. She was a devoted Christian and a member of Crab
Orchard Church of
God. She enjoyed reading the Bible, and was a loving mother and homemaker.
Survivors include her husband, John W. Wallin; four children,
Johnnie (Donald) Dowell, Debbie (Jackie) Brock, Steve Wallin and Michael (Marqueeta)
Wallin; a sister,
Joanna Crews; eight grandchildren, Renee, Jennifer, Amy, Laqueash, Michael Jr., Josh, John Ellis and Tyler; and 11 great-grandchildren.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by five brothers, Jack, Gene, Jim, Homer and Charles Ray; and three sisters, Lucille Dewitt, Dorothy Collins and Hazel Fain.
The funeral will be 1 p.m. Wednesday, Oct. 10, 2012, at
McKnight Funeral Home Chapel officiated by Bro. Michael Wallin Jr. and Bro. Dan
Carr. Burial will be in Crab Orchard Cemetery.
September 18, 2012 - Advocate-Messenger
Robert Lee "Buddy"
March 08, 1941 - September 16, 2012
Robert “Buddy” Walls, 71, formerly of Stanford, died Sunday. He was a son of the late Roy and Naomi Walls.
Survivors include his wife of 54 years, Margie Walls; two
daughters, Mary Webb and Rita Holaday; four sisters, Jewell Allen, Ruby Lowe,
Barbara Owens and
Sue Ann Horn; a brother, Johnny Walls; three grandchildren, Chris, Jason and Katie; and one great-grandchild, Aiden.
Services will be noon Wednesday at Oldham County Funeral Home, 706 W. Jefferson St., LaGrange.
Visitation is 3-8 p.m. today and 10 a.m. until service time
Wednesday at the funeral home.
[Burial: Floydsburg Cemetery]
[Birth Index states mother as, Naomi Gilpin]
Tuesday, June 19, 2012 - Shelters Funeral
Home Notice, Pinckney, MI
WARDLOW, Walter Franklin
September 23, 1949
- June 18, 2012
Walter F. Wardlow,
62 years, of Pinckney, Michigan died Monday morning, June 18, 2012 at his
He was born
September 23, 1949 in Stanford, Kentucky; the son of William and Bernice (Smith)
Wardlow. Walter married Claire Marlewitz on
August 18, 1973 in Inkster, Michigan and she survives.
Walter is also
survived by his three sons, Brian (Julia), Scott (Amy) and Matt; six
grandchildren; two sisters, Nancy Green and Vanessa Wardlow; one brother, James
have been accorded. A memorial service will be held at a later date.
Thursday, September 06, 2012 - Barnett &
Demrow Funeral Home Notice
November 30, 1945
- September 05, 2012
Gary Ware, 66, of Casey County, died Wednesday, September 5, 2012 at the UK Markey Cancer Center in Lexington.
November 30, 1945 in Lincoln County, he was the son of the late J. C. and Edna
Caudill Ware. He was a member of Walltown Christian Church.
Gary was a life-long farmer and member of the Kentucky Cattleman's Association.
Gary leaves behind
his loving wife, Betty Bastin Ward; one son, Brent Ware (Lisa) of Waynesburg;
one brother, Larry Ware (Gail) of Waynesburg; and two granddaughters.
will be held 1:00PM Saturday, September 8, 2012 at Barnett & Demrow Funeral
Home with Bro. Greg Powell officiating.
Burial will follow in Salyers Cemetery in Casey County.
Wednesday, October 03, 2012 -
WHITEHEAD, Samuel Dewey
September 28, 1926
- October 01, 2012
“Frosty” Whitehead, 86, of Lexington, died Monday, Oct. 1, at his home. He
was the widower of Alice Howard Whitehead.
Born Sept. 28,
1926, in Brodhead, he was a son of the late Murphy and Grace Lee Johnson Whitehead. He was an Army veteran and
had received the Asiatic Pacific
Theater Ribbon, the Victory Medal and the Occupational Medal of Japan. He was an inspector for the Kentucky Department of Agriculture.
Survivors include daughters, Rhonda (Levi) Gordon and Avonia
(Joseph) Allor, both of Lexington; a son, Gary Whitehead of Lexington; special
friend and caregiver,
Nancy Tackett; four grandchildren; and four great-grandchildren.
In addition to his parents and wife, Frosty was preceded in death by a granddaughter, Alicia Gastineau; a brother, Willie Ray Whitehead; and sisters, Mildred Pesce and Aslee Bray.
The funeral will be 2 p.m. Friday at McKnight Funeral Home
Chapel. Burial will be in Crab Orchard Cemetery with military rites by
Saufley American Legion Post 18 of Stanford.
Pallbearers will be Chia Gordon, Hunter Gastineau, Charles
Pesce, Bill Lester, and Roger and Ritchie Bray.
Honorary pallbearers will be his golfing buddies from Lone Oak Country Club.
Saturday, October 06, 2012 -
WILDER, Joyce S. Gibson
April 04, 1946 - October 05, 2012
S. Wilder, 66, of Moreland, passed away Fri., Oct. 5, 2012. Born on April
4, 1946, in Lincoln County, she was a daughter of the
late James and Mildred Brackett Gibson.
Wilder retired after over 20 years as a teacher’s aide at Hustonville
Elementary School. She loved helping and spending time with young children,
cooking and collecting Willow Tree Angels and Red Birds. She was a member of Moreland Christian Church.
Survivors include her loving
husband, Johnny Wilder; one daughter, Jamie-Marie Wilder of Moreland; one
sister, Louise (Rick) Crowe of Junction City;
one aunt, Allie Parker of Danville; two nephews, Michael and David Crowe; and three great-nephews, James Michael, Austin and Mason Crowe.
Funeral services will be 1
p.m. Tues., Oct. 9, 2012, at Preston-Pruitt Funeral Home with Pastor David Smith
Burial will follow in Hustonville Cemetery.
Visitation will be 6-9 p.m. Monday at the funeral home.
Pallbearers will be David Crowe, Michael Scott Crowe, James Michael Crowe, Austin Crowe, Chris Cooper and Paul Ray Jeffries.
Tuesday, September 25, 2012 - Fox Funeral
WILSON, James "Jamie Todd
September 12, 1975
- September 25, 2012
+ US Army Veteran
"Jamie" Todd Wilson, 37, of Stanford, passed away Tuesday, September
25, 2012 at his residence. Born Friday, September 12, 1975 in Lincoln
County, he was the son of Robert "Hoot" Wilson, Waynesburg and the late Phyllis Berry Wilson.
Jamie was a US
Army Veteran, worked for Asplundh Tree Expert Company, and loved to spend time
with his family and friends.
In addition to his
father, Jamie leaves behind five sons, Justin Todd Wilson of Gravel Switch,
Travis Duane Wilson and Tristan Leah Wilson, both of Stanford, Derek Ray
Wilson of Mercer County, and Dalton Alexander Wilson of Stanford: three brothers, Jerry David Wilson (Marie Ann) of Stanford, Roger Allen Wilton (Nita) of Casey
County, and Billy Shane Wilson of Boyle County; a paternal grandmother, Doris Culbertson; a future daughter-in-law, Dana Wesley; a future grandchild, and
several nieces and nephews.
Funeral services will be held 2:00PM Sunday, September 30, 2012 at Fox Funeral Home with Bro. Michael Nathaniel Wallin, Jr. officiating the service.
Burial will follow in Berry Cemetery with full military honors preformed by the Caswell-Saufley Post # 18.
Wilson, Jerry David Wilson, Roger Allen Wilson, Billy Shane Wilson, Austin
Wilson and Trampus "Dutch" Berry will serve as Active Pallbearers.
July 07, 2012 - Fox Funeral Home Notice
Jeanette K. Keel
23, 1934 - July 07, 2012
K. Wrenn, 78, of Stanford, passed away Saturday, July 7, 2012 in Richmond . Born
May, 23, 1934 in Millstone, Kentucky, she was the daughter of the late Roy L.
May Back Keel. Mrs. Wrenn had been a cook at Fort Logan Hospital for 22 years and was a member of Calvary Hill Baptist Church in Stanford. She was the widow of Floyd Wrenn, Sr.
Her survivors include two sons, Floyd Wrenn of Florence and Steve Wrenn of Richmond , three daughters, Jodie (Curtis) Young of Las Vegas , Nevada , Donna (Bill ) Tudor and
Linda Gullette, both of Richmond , eight grandchildren and ten great grandchildren.
Services for Mrs. Wrenn will be at 2 PM, Saturday, July 14, 2012 at Calvary Hill Baptist Church by Rev. Johnny Adamson with burial following in
Friendship Baptist Church Cemetery, Broughtontown, Kentucky.
Pallbearers will be Floyd Wrenn, Curtis Young, Bruce Wren,
Gary Manning, Steve Wrenn, and Bill Tudor. Visitation will be from 6 - 9 PM
Fox Funeral Home and from 12:30 to 2 PM Saturday at the church. Fox Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.
Thursday, October 18, 2012 - Advocate-
YOUNG, Eugenia Good
September 23, 1920 - September 17, 2012
Eugenia Young, 92, of Burlington, formerly of Lancaster, died Wednesday. She was the widow of Lawrence Ray Young Sr.
Born in Lincoln County, she was a daughter of the late Eugene and Mary Brown Good.
Survivors include two sons, Lawrence Ray Young Jr. of
Burlington and Bobby Young of Lancaster; two daughters, Shirley Coyle and Debbie
Rhodus, both of Lancaster;
two sisters, Sue Osborne and Margaret Lunsford; a brother, Billy Good; and many grandchildren. She was preceded in death by a daughter, Betty, and a grandson.
Burial at Danville Memorial Gardens.Services will be 12:30 p.m. Friday at Spurlin Funeral Home.