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Lincoln County, KY Obituaries File #94

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.   

ALLEN, Stephen Carl 

ASBERY, Bill  BANDY, Joyce Hubbard 

BARBOUR, Butchie 

BOYD, Dorothy M. Woods  BRYANT, Thomas "Reams" 

CHAPPELL, Johnny Mack 

COLLINS, Dale Edward  COMBEST, Ondalee L. Perrine 

COX, Opal Barber 

CRAWLEY, Susie L. Payton  DENNY, Karlene M. Bielser 

DURHAM, Cloyd Dennie

FARMER, Jack  GARRISON, Janet Faye 

GOODE, Barbara J. Barringer

GRIZELL, Jason HARRIS, Franklin Eugene

HARRISON, Sheila A. Barnett 

JULIAN, Mildred L. Shead  KEESING, Joseph Claud

KENDALL, Martha F. Gaddis 

KORB, Betty North Cooper  LONG, Harold Gipson 

LUCAS, Hazel Rowe 

MADDOX, Patricia F. Leigh  MALONE, Susan Gresham 

MAY, Lucille Dalton 

MOORE, Kenneth Ray MORROW, Carolyn Steele 

MULLINS, Gary "Mutt"

NAYLOR, Bobby  NEAL, Thelma E. Fentress

PALMER, Lena F. Coldiron

PEMBERTON, Pauline Crawley  PHILLIPS, Josephine Shearer 

RICE, Freddie Glen 

RICE, Juanita Henson SALYERS, Gladys M. Pumphrey

SCOTT, Mary Banks 

SHERON, Raymond Edward  SIMS, Betty G. Godby

SIMS, Hubert Gene 

SPAHR, Vivian P. Wilcher   STOGSDILL, Imogene Hargis 

STOGSDILL, Joseph "Arnold" 

SUTTON, Gervis Ray TODD, Leroy 
WHITAKER, Mary Lou Caudill     

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Saturday, November 12, 2011 - McKnight Funeral Home Notice

ALLEN, Stephen Carl

April 22, 1963 - November 12, 2011

Steve Allen, age 48 died Sat. Nov. 12, 2011 at Ephraim McDowell Hospital in Danville. He was the husband of Angela Lynn Baumgartner Allen whom he married May 5, 2001.
Steve was born April 22, 1963 in Dayton, Ohio. He was the son of the late Willie and Wanda Jean Ray Allen. He was a member of the Crab Orchard Pentecostal Church.
He was an employee of the Allen Company.

Survivors Include: wife, Angela, son: Justin Lamb of Lexington, KY, two Sisters; Kathy Johnson of Deland, Florida, Loretta Wood of Crab Orchard, KY, one brother, James
Allen of Crab Orchard. A host of Aunts, Uncles, Cousins, Nieces & Nephews and many good friends also survive.

In addition to his parents, Stephen is preceded in death by one nephew, Jamie Keith Anders.

Funeral services will be held 1PM, Wednesday, November 16, 2011 at McKnight Funeral Home Chapel with Bro. Donald King officiating.

Burial will take place at Red Hill Cemetery with Military Honors by the Caswell Saufley America Legion Post # 18 of Stanford.

Pallbearers: Josh Lewis,  Tim Conner, Michael Murphy, James Brooks, Terry Wood and Jim Stamper. Honorary Pallbearers: James Allen, Bill Johnson, Mike Tomlinson.

[See Obituary File # 20 for Willie Allen]

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Friday, December 28, 2012 - Advocate-Messenger

     ASBERY, Bill

Bill Asbery, 44, of Hustonville, died Thursday.

Born Aug. 6, 1968, in Boyle County, Ky., he was the son of Barbara Blakey Asbery of Hustonville and the late Jimmie Asbery. He was a tool and die maker and
owner and operator of B&J Towing. He was of the Baptist faith and enjoyed hunting, fishing and loved working on cars.

Other survivors include his beloved wife, Judy Barnett Asbery of Hustonville; a son, Joe Asbery of Hustonville: and a cousin, Kenneth Reed of Middleburg.

Cremation rites were honored by McKinney-Brown Funeral Home. A memorial service will be held at a later date.

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Tuesday, December 11, 2012 - Advocate-Messenger

BANDY, Joyce Hubbard

December 23, 1945 - December 09, 2012

Joyce Hubbard Bandy, 66, of Moreland, went to her Heavenly Home on Sunday, Dec. 9, 2012.

Born Dec. 23, 1945, she was a daughter of the late Pauline and George Hubbard Jr. She was a member of Moreland Christian Church. She was employed by Wal-Mart in Harrodsburg,
where she loved her fellow employees. Joyce loved having her family around and cooking for them. Family was so important to her.

Survivors include her husband of 47 years, James H. Bandy; daughter, Melissa Bandy of McKinney; son, Shea (Arlene) Bandy of Lexington; brother, Roger Hubbard of Florida,
and his son, Anthony Hubbard; and two grandchildren, Tabor and Shealy Bandy.
She was preceded in death by a son, Brian Bandy, and grandchild, Elizabeth.

Services will be noon Wednesday at W.L. Pruitt Funeral Home by the Rev. David Smith. Burial will be in Camp Nelson National Cemetery.

Pallbearers will be Shea and Tabor Bandy, Anthony Hubbard, Bowen McGuffey, Jimmy Yowell and Bill Saunooke.

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Tuesday, December 04, 2012 - Fox Funeral Home Notice

BARBOUR, Butchie

September 28, 1967 - December 04, 2012

Butchie Barbour, 45, of Manuel Road in Stanford, passed away Tuesday, December 4. 2012 at UK Medical Center in Lexington. Born Thursday, September 28, 1967 in
Cook County, Illinois . He was the son of Lou Ellen Relford Byrd of Stanford and the late Matthew R. Barbour. Butchie enjoyed working on cars and fishing in his spare time.

In addition to his mother, Butchie leaves behind a significant other, Sue Wilson; one son, Matthew Barbour of Stanford; three daughters, Samantha & Ashley Barbour of
Chicago, Illinois and Brittany Barbour of Stanford; one brother, Jeffery David Barbour (Desma) of Stanford; four sisters, Brenda Berry (Mike) of Stanford, Tammy
Durham (Charles) of Moreland, Lori Denney (Rob) of Waynesburg, and Kim Browning of Crab Orchard; and two grandchildren.

 

In addition to his father, he was preceded in death by two brothers, Glenn & Keith Barbour, and one sister, Krista Barbour.

Funeral services will be held 7:00PM Friday, December 7, 2012 at Fox Funeral Home with Bro. Terry Orcutt officiating the service. Burial will follow Saturday, December 8, 2012 at Berry Cemetery.

Brittany Barbour, Kim Browning, Nathan & Nick Owens, Adam Coleman, Wayne Denson , and Tony & Dexter Lawless will serve as Active Pallbearers.

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Monday, December 10, 2012 - Advocate-Messenger

 BOYD, Dorothy M. Woods

March 02, 1931 - December 06, 2012

 Dorothy Mae Woods Boyd, 81, of Stanford died Thursday, Dec. 6, 2012, in Danville. She was the widow of Ray Boyd.

Born in Lancaster on March 2, 1931 to the late Gloud Byrd and Cora McQueary Phillips, she was a former Sunday School teacher, and she was a member of Stanford Baptist Church.

She is survived by two sons, Ronnie L. Woods and Robert L. Woods, both of Indianapolis, Ind.; one daughter, Brenda McFerron of Stanford; one sister, Ruby Lawson of Indianapolis:
12 grandchildren, 17 great-grandchildren, one great-great-grandchild, and many nieces and nephews.

She was preceded in death by one daughter, Connie Mae Woods; one great-grandchild, Breanna Perry; two brothers, Gloud Byrd, Jr. and Robert L. Brummett; and four sisters,
Johnetta Sizemore, Lucille Sullivan, Betty Jo Sanchez and Carolyn Hale.

The funeral will be 11 a.m. Tuesday at the Spurlin Funeral Home Chapel in Stanford, with Jason Coulter officiating. Burial will be at Camp Nelson National Cemetery.
Pallbearers will be Robbie Perry, Randy McFerron, Jeff Perry, Junior Perry, Bobby Woods Jr. and Wayne Perry. Honorary pallbearers are Andrew Perry, Colin Brown,
Charlie Brown, Blaze Brown, Scott Woods, Ronnie Woods Jr. and Adam Culbertson.

Visitation will be 5-9 p.m. Monday at the Spurlin Funeral Home Chapel.

[See obituary file # 33 for Ray Boyd]

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Saturday, July 10, 2010 - Paul Young Funeral Home Notice, Ohio

  BRYANT, Thomas R. "Reams" 

April 13, 1925 - July 09, 2010

BRYANT Thomas R. “Reams” age 85, born April 13, 1925 in Crab Orchard, Kentucky, , died Friday July 9, 2010 in West Chester, OH . He is survived by his
children Camille (John) Prado and Peter (Robyn) Bryant; grandchildren Connor, Tyler and Coco; sister Mary York. He was preceded in death by his wife Marian
(Webb) Bryant in 2002, his parents, 4 sisters and 11 brothers. Funeral Services will be Tuesday July 13, 2010 at 10:00 a.m. at the Paul R. Young Funeral Home
3950 Pleasant Ave. Hamilton. Burial in Greenwood Cemetery. Visitation will be Monday 6-8 p.m. at the funeral home. Condolences may be sent to www.paulyoungfuneralhome.com

[Birth index indicates his mother is Emily Reams

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Saturday, January 05, 2013 - Advocate-Messenger

CHAPPELL, Johnny Mack

June 07, 1950 - January 04, 2013

Johnny Mack Chappell, 62, of Stanford, passed away Friday, Jan. 4, 2013, at Ephraim McDowell Regional Medical Center.

He was born in Crab Orchard on June 7, 1950, to the late John and Alice Buchanan Chappell. He was a factory worker for
General Electric.

Survivors include one son, John Raymond Chappell of Cincinnati; one daughter, Julie Michelle Pomeroy of Cincinnati; one brother, Clarene "Buddy" Chappell of Barboursville;
three sisters, Mary Lou Sowders of Stanford, Catherine Dishon of Stanford and Fern Godbey of Danville; a special friend, Linda Witt of Stanford; and five grandchildren.

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by two brothers, Bobbie Chappell and Ronald Chappell; and a sister, Ruth Pruitt.

A funeral service will be held at 11 a.m. Tuesday at Morris & Hislope Funeral Home with Bro. Ron Shepherd officiating. Burial will be in Ephesus Baptist Church Cemetery.

Visitation will be 6 p.m. Monday at Morris & Hislope Funeral

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Friday, December 28, 2012 - Advocate-Messenger

COLLINS, Dale Edward

February 19, 1951 - December 26, 2012

Dale Edward Collins, 61, died Wednesday, Dec. 26, 2012, at his residence.

Born Feb. 19, 1951, in Stanford, Ky., he was the son of Mildred Collins Kirby of Waynesburg, Ky., and the late Ruben Harrison Collins. He was a 1969 graduate of
Memorial High School in Waynesburg. Dale loved the great outdoors, and in his free time could often be found hunting, fishing, riding horses or working on hot rods.
He was past chairman of the Wilderness Trace
Ducks Unlimited Chapter. He retired from Kentucky Utilities as a transmission lines construction inspector, and spent much of his retirement on the beach.

In addition to his mother, he is survived by two daughters, Jennifer Collins (Dr. Carlton) Monroe of Cincinnati, Ohio, and Dr. Megan Collins (Dr. Jason) Garrison of
Dover, Del.; two brothers, John (Suzan) Collins of
Fort Lauderdale, Fla., and Irvin Collins of Waynesburg; two sisters, Kay Hensley of Stanford and Ann (Mike)
Belcher of Waynesburg; a sister-in-law, Janice Collins of
Frankfort; his grandchildren, Jack Monroe and Catherine Monroe, both of Cincinnati; an uncle, Jonah
Dorwin Greer of Akron, Ohio; his former wives, Kaye Montgomery Adkins and Sandra Collins, both of Danville; three nephews; and five nieces.

He was predeceased by a brother, Paul Collins.

An open memorial service will be 11 a.m. Saturday at Stith Funeral Home in Danville followed by a visitation until 1 p.m.

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Wednesday, January 02, 2013 - McKnight Funeral Home Notice

COMBEST, Ondalee Lemond Perrine

January 22, 1938 - December 30, 2012

Ondalee Lemond Perrine Combest, 74, of Stanford, KY passed away Sunday, December 30th, at the Fort Logan Hospital. She was the widow of William Berlin Combest
who preceded her in death on July 7, 2002. Ondalee was born in Grafton, West Virginia on January 22, 1938, a daughter to the late Clarence and Opal Odell (Zickfoose) Perrine

Ondalee is survived by a Sister, Delores Petrey of Crab Orchard and two nephews, Jerry & Leon Petrey

Graveside Services will be held at 1 PM, Friday, January 4, 2012 at the Double Springs Cemetery in Waynesburg.

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  Monday, December 10, 2012 - Spurlin Funeral Home Notice          

COX, Opal Barber

March 04, 1915 - December 09, 2012

Opal Barber Cox, 97, of Waynesburg, KY died December 9, 2012 in Stanford, KY. Born March 4, 1915 in Casey County, she was the daughter of the late Johnny and Ada Godbey Barber.
She was the widow of the late Porter Cox, worked for Sam Robinson's store for 21 years, and the Dollar General Store for 7 years. She was also a member of Pleasant Point Baptist Church.

Survivors include her son Louie Cox (Faye) of Waynesburg, KY, three grandchildren, three great-grandchildren, two great-great-grandchildren, and several nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by one daughter; Imogene Cox Berry, three brothers; Willis, Clyde, and Arvis Barber, one sister; Ruby
Ulmer, and one granddaughter; Brenda Berry Harper.

Visitation will be Tuesday, December 11, 2012 from 5-8pm. Funeral service will be Wednesday, December 12, 2012 at 2pm with Reverend Bill Rhodus officiating.
Both services will be held at Spurlin Funeral Home Chapel (Stanford) and burial will be at Double Springs Cemetery in Waynesburg, KY.

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Sunday, April 24, 2011 - Fox Funeral Home Notice - Update

CRAWLEY, Susie Lois Payton

March 02, 1930 - April 22,  2011

Susie Lois Crawley, 82, of Indianapolis, passed away Friday, April 22, 2011 at the Decatur Township Care & Rehab Center in Indianapolis. Born on March 2nd, 1930 in
Liberty, Kentucky to the late Dave & Allie Shoopman Payton.

Susie leaves behind her children Mary Louise Crawley, Bobby Crawley; siblings, Rudell Schmidt, Jean Rackley; grandchildren, Connie Prince, Jerry Luna, Travis Crawley,
Ricky Crawley, Heather Martin; great-grandchildren: Miles Prince, Morgan Luna, Kenleigh Luna, Jayln Prince, Gabe Crawley.

Susie was preceded in death by her son, Rick Crawley; siblings, Jessie Payton, Charles Payton, Betty Snyder, Joe Humphry, Frebert Payton, Chilcie Turpin, Elsie Davidson, Herlen Payton;

Services for Susie will be at 2:30 pm, Monday, April 25th, 2011 at Fox Funeral Home Stanford with Burial in Buffalo Springs Cemetery. Visitation will be from 1pm until
time of services on Monday. [See Obit File # 80]

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Wednesday, January 09, 2013 - The Cincinnati Enquirer

DENNY, Karlene M. Bielser

Karlene Marie (Bielser) Denny, 70, of Norwood, OH, passed away on January 7, 2013 after battling pancreatic cancer for nearly two years. The celebration service will be
held at Norwood Christian Church on Saturday, January 12th at 4:00pm with a reception to follow. Karlene is survived by her husband of 46 years, Arthur Denny of
Broughtontown, KY, her sons, Steve and wife Corina and Joel and wife Tricia, her six grandchildren, Jorden, Erika, Alexandria, Lauren, Will and Jack, her brothers and sisters,
Larry Bielser, Rosemary Alskog, Bill Bielser, Joanne Carlson and John Bielser and seventeen nieces and nephews.

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Thursday, December 27, 2012 - Advocate-Messenger

DURHAM, Cloyd Dennie

January 26, 1935 - December 23, 2012

+ U.S. Navy Veteran

Cloyd Dennie Durham, 77, of Mount Salem, passed away Sunday, Dec. 23, 2012, at home.

Born Jan. 26, 1935, in Casey County, he was the son of the late Carlis and Jennie Perkins Durham. He was a member of Indian
Creek Baptist Church and a
U.S. Navy veteran. He retired from General Electric in Cincinnati after 31 years.

Survivors include his wife of 52 years, Rose Mary Dunn Durham; a son, Barry (Donna) Durham of Cincinnati. He was the beloved pawpaw of three grandchildren,
Leisha (Vernon) Clark, Rose Ann Robinson, and Ryan (Monetta) Salyers; and three great-grandchildren, Danny and Leah Clark and Mikayla Robinson, all of Cincinnati.
Other survivors include five brothers, Ulysses (Lotus) Durham of Florence, Floyd (Marlene) Durham of Science Hill, Elwood Durham, Carol (Marlin)
Durham, and Gary (Brenda) Durham, all of Cedar Grove. 
Services will be 1 p.m. Saturday at W.L. Pruitt Funeral Home by Bro. Kevin Pittman. Burial will be in Hustonville Cemetery.

Pallbearers will be Ryan Salyers, Otis Delk, Terry Hogue, Ronald Baird, Danny Clark, Todd Harris, Jody Jarrett and Carol Durham.

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Thursday, December 20, 2012 - Spurlin Funeral Home Notice

FARMER, Jack

May 06, 1931 - December 19, 2012

Jack Farmer, 81, of Crab Orchard, KY died December 19, 2012 in Somerset, KY. He was born May 6, 1931 in Stanford, KY to the late Junior and Mary Middleton Farmer.
He worked for most of his life as a factory worker and farmer, was a hunting and fishing enthusiast, and enjoyed listening to country music.

Survivors include three nephews; James L. Farmer (Dayle), Mike Farmer, Bill Farmer (Lynn), three nieces; Linda Sue Thomas, Tina Warren (Dave), Melissa Carter
(Ottie), and ten great nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by three brothers; Bobby Lawrence Farmer, J.C. Farmer, and W.D. Farmer.

There will be a one day service at Spurlin Funeral Home Chapel (Stanford) on Saturday, December 22, 2012. Public visitation will be from 9-11 am and funeral service
will begin at 11 am with Bro. Harold McLaren officiating. Burial will be in Buffalo Springs Cemetery in Stanford, KY.

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Thursday, December 20, 2012 - Fox  Funeral Home Notice

GARRISON, Janet Faye

January 25, 1947 - December 17, 2012

Janet Faye Garrison, 65 of Countryside Estates in Waynesburg, passed away Monday, December 17, 2012 at Ephraim McDowell Regional Medical Center in Danville. Born
Saturday, January 25, 1947 in Clay County, she was the late Johnny & Geneva Garrison.

Janet's family include her companion, Charles DeMoss of Waynesburg; one son, David Scott Varro of Waynesburg; two daughters, Tiffany Varro of Waynesburg, Trina
Collinsworth (Tim) of Nicholasville; several sisters; two grandchildren; and several great-grandchildren.

Funeral services will be held 10:30 AM Saturday, December 22, 2012 at Fox Funeral Home with Bro. Kerry Jones officiating the service.
Burial will follow in Buffalo Springs Cemetery.

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        Monday, December 10, 2012 - Advocate -Messenger  

GOODE, Barbara Jane Barringer

March 16, 1933 - December 08, 2012

MORELAND — Barbara Jane Barringer Goode, 79, of Hustonville, died Saturday, Dec. 8, 2012.

Born March 16, 1933, she was a daughter of the late Ernest and Katherine Baber Barringer.

Survivors include her husband, Will Goode; a daughter, Susan (Wayne) Ray of Hustonville; a son, Bill Sisiliano of Danville; four stepchildren, Evelyn, Minnie, William and Tina
Goode; eight grandchildren; and 13 great-grandchildren.

Services will be 1 p.m. Thursday, Dec. 13, 2012, at W.L. Pruitt Funeral Home by Bro. Steve Meece. Burial will be in Moreland Cemetery.

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Friday, December 28, 2012 - Advocate-Messenger

GRIZZELL, Jason

October 31, 1979 - December 26, 2012

+ U. S. Marine Corps Veteran

STANFORD — Jason Grizzell, 33, of Stanford, died Wednesday.

Born Oct. 31, 1979, in Lexington, he was the son of James Michael Grizzell (Whitney) of Stanford and Charlene Black Cox of Olive Hill. He was a Marine
Corps veteran and a member of Hustonville Baptist Church.

Other survivors include his companion, Beverly Vann of Lexington; a son, James Christian Grizzell of Lexington; grandparents, James Kelly and Fern Grizzell of Stanford;
brothers, David Grizzell of Olive Hill and Donovan Grizzell of Stanford; and a sister, Haley Grizzell of Stanford.

Services are 2 p.m. today at Hustonville Baptist Church.

Fox Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.

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Monday, December 10, 2012 - Advocate-Messenger

HARRIS, Franklin Eugene

March 09, 1942 - December 07, 2012

CRAB ORCHARD — Franklin Eugene “Speedbuggy” Harris, 70, of Crab Orchard, died Friday, Dec. 7, 2012, at Ephraim McDowell Regional Hospital. He was the
husband of Pauline Overbay Harris, whom he married on Oct. 17, 1964.

He was born in Broadhead, Ky., on March 9, 1942, to the late Aaron and Rachel Bennett Harris. He was a member of Watts Chapel Baptist Church.

Besides his wife, survivors include three children, Judy Harris Newcomb, Tammy (Elmer) Harmon and Franklin Eugene (Susie) Harris, Jr.; one sister, Linda Baker; two brothers,
Gobel and Jesse Harris; seven grandchildren, Kayla, Joshua, R.J., Austin, Dustin, Bridgette and Harley; and several nieces and nephews.

The funeral will be 1 p.m. Tuesday at the McKnight Funeral Home Chapel with Brothers Jeremy Gilliam and Bill Brown. Burial will be at the Crab Orchard Cemetery.

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Monday, January 14, 2013 - Advocate -Messenger

HARRISON, Sheila A. Barnett

February 28, 1956 - January 12, 2013

Sheila Ann Barnett Harrison, 56, died Jan. 12, 2013

Born Feb. 28, 1956, in Crab Orchard, she was a daughter of the late James Barnett and Elizabeth Pauline Denney. She was retired from Cowden Manufacturing.

Survivors Include her husband, Jimmy Harrison; five children, Jimmie L., Henry, Wayne, Dewey and Breanna Harrison; six grandchildren; a great-grandchild; and
three sisters, Barbara Allen, Darlene Lamb and Tina Bowen.

She was preceded in death by a son, Tony Harrison.

Services will be noon Wednesday at McKnight Funeral Home Chapel. Burial will be in Friendship Baptist Church Cemetery.

[See Obituary File # 54 for Tony Harrison]

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Monday, December 31, 2012 - W. L. Pruitt Funeral Home Notice

JULIAN, Mildred L. Shead

August 16, 1925 - December 31, 2012

Mildred Lorene Shead Julian, 87 of Moreland went to her Heavenly rest on Dec. 31, 2012. Born Aug. 16, 1925, she was the daughter of the late John and Myrtle Vickery Shead.
She was a retired school bus driver and a member of Hustonville Baptist Church.

She is survived by her husband of 66 years, Bro. William Ray Julian. Other survivors include her 2 sons, Tommy (Becky) Julian of Shepherdsville and Joe (Dale)
Julian of Moreland; 2 daughters, Pat (Robert) Gisler of Belize and Vickie (Ray) Haven of Shepherdsville; 2 brothers, Bill and Dan Shead, both of Greensville, SC; 1 sister,
Beulah Addison of Greenville, SC; 7 grandchildren: Jo-Jo, Brandie, Chad, Lysa, Jonathan, Nathanael and Engle; 11 great grandchildren. Hannah, Sarah, Isaac, Taylor,
Emma, Kamryn, Peyton, Chase, Jacob, Jarred and Tucker.

Services will be at 11:30 am at Hustonville Baptist Church by Bro. Jonathan Grizzell and Bro. Rudy Allen with burial at Camp Nelson National Cemetery.
Pallbearers are Jo-Jo Julian, Chad Julian, Jonathan Haven, Nathanael Haven, Chase Mullins, Jacob Julian, Jarred Julian and Isaac Link. Visitation is 5-8 pm, Wed. at W.L. Pruitt Funeral Home.

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                        Thursday,                        
June 19, 2008 - Lexington Herald- Leader

KEESLING, Joseph Claud

August 27, 1926 - June 18, 2008

+ U.S. Navy, WWII

KEESLING Joseph C, 81, Richmond, husband of Wanda Abney Keesling, died Wed, June 18, 2008 at his residence. Born in Stanford, KY,
he was the son of the late Joseph C. Keesling, Sr. and Susie D. Gerkey Keesling.

Mr. Keesling was a World War II Navy veteran serving in the South Pacific. He was a retired lab technician for York Optical Company in Cincinnati, OH.
Mr. Keesling was a member of VFW Post #9630 in Batavia, OH.

In addition to his wife, survivors include five daughters, Nancy Karen Shadoan, West Union, OH, twin sisters, Tina Carol (Kevin) Davis and Toni Gail
(Chuck) Soule, both of Hamilton, OH, Cheryl Ann Merrell, Nicholasville , and Patricia Jo (Jeff) Stammler, Sylvania, OH; two sons, David Curtis (Jamie)
Keesling, Oxford, and Robert Bryan (Molly) Keesling, Bryantsville; ten grandchildren; seven great-grandchildren; two brothers, Jess Keesling,
Homosassa, FL, and Paul Edward Keesling, St. Marcus, CA; one sister, Virginia Lowery, Lexington; and several nieces and nephews.

He was preceded in death by a sister, Norma Jean Sites. Graveside services will be 1:30pm Fri at Camp Nelson National Cemetery by son-in-law, Chuck Soule.

Pallbearers will be David Keesling, Bob Keesling, Kevin Davis, Chuck Soule, Marvin Mason, and Lonnie Morgan. Visitation will be
10:30am-12:30pm Fri at Kerr Brothers Funeral Home, Harrodsburg Rd.

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Monday, December 31, 2012 - Advocate-Messenger

KENDALL, Martha F. Gaddis

July 10, 1936 - December 28, 2012

MORELAND — The Lord called Martha Frances “Nanny” Kendall, 76, of Moreland, home on Friday, Dec. 28, 2012.

Born July 10, 1936, she was a daughter of the late Edward Gaddis and granddaughter of the late Frances and Hubard Gaddis, who raised her. She was a homemaker
and a member of Westside Community United Methodist Church.

Survivors include her husband of 59 years, Vester Kendall Jr.; four children, Cathy (Frank) Horton, Eddie (Pam) Kendall, Darrell (Donna) Kendall and Barbara Kendall; a sister,
Betty (Dawson) Terrell; eight grandchildren, Melissa Harris, Danielle Stevens, Natasha Middleton, Rebecca Patterson, Brent Kendall, Tonya Kendall, Keshia Newell and
Dustin Kendall; and eight great-grandchildren, Tara and Caleb Harris, Alexis and Elijah Stevens, Caeden and Ryker Patterson, and Adryan and Braylon Newell.

Services will be 1 p.m. Thursday at W.L. Pruitt Funeral Home by Bro. Aaron Snelling and Bro. Ken Hughes. Burial will be in Hustonville Cemetery.

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Saturday, December 22, 2012 - Advocate -Messenger

KORB, Betty A. North Cooper

August 12, 1923 - December 21, 2012

Betty Ann North Cooper Korb, 89, died Friday at Golden Living Center after a long illness.

Ann, as she was known to her friends and family, was the daughter of the late Gibson and Margaret Reynierson North of Hustonville. She was the widow of Richard H.
Cooper Jr. and Sam Korb, her husband of 40 years.

Ann is survived by three children, Margaret Ann Cooper Turner, Dickie (Sue) Cooper and Bill (Marcy) Cooper; three step-children, Margaret (Jim) Butler, Beverley
(Kevin) Verdon and Susanne Collins; seven grandchildren, three step-grandchildren; six great-grandchildren, four step-great-grandchildren; and one great-great grandchild.

She was preceded in death by her twin brother, James North.

A private service will be held. The family requests no food or flowers. Memorials may be made to Heritage Hospice.

Spurlin Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.

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Sunday, January 06, 2013 - Spurlin Funeral Home Notice

LONG, Harold Gipson

December 06, 1933 - January 04, 2013

Harold Gipson Long, 79, died Friday, January 4, 2013 in Lexington, KY. He was born December 6, 1933 in Stanford, KY to the late Walter and Bernetta Clark Long.
He was a machinist having worked for IBM for 32 years before he retired, was an avid UK basketball and football fan, and a member of Freedom Baptist Church.

Survivors include his wife of 59 years; Shirley Cloyd Long, two sons; Michael Long (Pam) of Lexington, KY and James Long of Danville, KY, two daughters; Pamela
Long Vanhook (Eugene) of Danville, KY and Angela Long Berry (Wayne) of Stanford, KY, one sister; Doris Noland of Stanford, KY, 5 grandchildren, 6 great-grandchildren,
and several nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by, 2 grandchildren; Summer Michelle Long and Shawn Bastin, and 3 brothers; Walter, Fred, and William Long.

Visitation will be Monday, January 7, 2013 from 5-9pm and Funeral service will be Tuesday, January 8, 2013 at 2pm with the Reverend Stewart Dawson officiating.
Casket bearers are: Billy Long, Roger Long, Jeremy Rice, Jerry Noland, Steve Noland, and Craig Noland. Honorary bearers are: Jimmy Hicks, Toney Newsome,
Larry and Janice Walls, George Bertram, Gary Noland, Gip Noland, Grey Noland, and Fred Long. Burial will be at Buffalo Springs Cemetery in Stanford, KY. Both the
Visitation and Funeral Services will be held at Spurlin Funeral Home Chapel (Stanford).

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 Monday, December 10, 2012 - Spurlin Funeral Home Notice          

LUCAS, Hazel Rowe

October 28, 1930 - December 09, 2012

Hazel Lucas, 82, of Stanford, KY died December 9, 2012 in Somerset, KY. She was born October 28, 1930 in Rockcastle County, KY to the late Gilbert and
Mattie Renner Rowe and she was a member of the Stanford Church of Christ.

Survivors include one son; Michael Lucas (Nikki) of Perryville, KY, one daughter; Beverly Thompson of Oklahoma City, OK, two brothers; Walker Rowe of
Lancaster, KY, and Floyd Rowe of Ottenheim, KY, 3 sisters; Ella Wilder of Hustonville, KY, Dessie Carrier of Highland, KY, Lois Preston of Danville, KY,
and three grandchildren. She was preceded in death by one brother; Henry Rowe.

There will be a one day service at Spurlin Funeral Home Chapel in Stanford on Wednesday, December 12, 2012. Visitation will be from 9-11am and the funeral
service will follow at 11am with Brother Louie Hammons officiating. Burial will be at Buffalo Springs Cemetery in Stanford, KY.

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Friday, January 04, 2013 - Advocate-Messenger

MADDOX, Patricia F. Leigh

July 13, 1944 - January 02, 2013

MORELAND — Patricia “Patti” Frances Maddox, 68, of The Villages, Fla., died Tuesday.

Born July 13, 1944, in Danville, Ky., she was a daughter of the late James Herbert and Lucille Frances Timberlake Leigh.

Patti is survived by her husband, Jerry Maddox; two children, Scott Foster and Shelley Foster Pfan; three grandchildren, Ryan Foster, Brooke Pfan and Brittany Pfan;
two brothers, James Leigh and Charles Eugene Leigh; a sister, Ruth Bush; and several nieces, nephews and great-nephews.

Graveside services for Patti will be 11 a.m. Saturday at Hustonville Cemetery.

Visitation was Thursday at Vensil and Chute Funeral Home in Ohio.

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Thursday, January 10, 2013 - W. L. Pruitt Funeral Home Notice

MALONE, Susan Gresham

October 20, 1946 - January 08, 2013

Susan Gresham Malone, 66 of Junction City passed away Tuesday, Jan. 8, 2013. Born Oct. 20, 1946, she was the daughter of the late Edgar Sterling and Thelma Lovett Gresham.

She is survived by 2 sons, Chris Thomas McAfee and Jeffrey Sterling McAfee; 1 step-son, Rodney (Sonya) Malone; 1 sister, Charlotte (James Logan) Harmon;
2 grandchildren, Alec and Cameron McAfee and 1 step-grandson, Brandon Malone.

Services will be at 11 am, Sat. at W. L. Pruitt Funeral Home with burial in Moreland Cemetery. Pallbearers are Chris, Jeff, Alec and Cameron McAfee, Bucky and
Logan Harmon, and Rodney Malone. Honorary pallbearer is Jody Robinson.

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Thursday, January 10, 2013 - Spurlin Funeral Home Notice

MAY, Lucille Dalton

February 02, 1922 - January 09, 2013

Lucille Dalton May, 90, of Stanford, KY died Wednesday, January 9, 2013 at Golden Living Center in Stanford, KY. Born February 2, 1922, she was the daughter of the
late Elo and Tella Piercy Dalton of Wayne County, KY. She was the widow of the late Gerald S. May; she was a graduate of Eastern Kentucky State, now
Eastern Kentucky University; a former school teacher for 15 years; a homemaker; and a member of Pleasant View Baptist Church.

Survivors include two sons; Charles May (Robin) and Eddie May (Colette) both of Stanford, KY; four grandchildren; Dayna Godbey (Tim) of Stanford, KY,
Jaeson May (Angela) of Mt. Pleasant, SC, Heather Stoll (Jeff) of Jacksonville, FL, and Kyle May (Andrea) of Danville, KY; nine great-grandchildren, two nephews,
and two nieces. She was preceded in death by one sister; Gladys Vickery.

Visitation will be Friday, January 11, 2013 from 5-8pm at Spurlin Funeral Home Chapel (Stanford). A graveside service will be held at Buffalo Springs Cemetery in Stanford, KY.

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Tuesday, December 04, 2012 - Spurlin Funeral Home Notice

MOORE, Kenneth Ray "Kenny"

November 17, 1936 -  December 03, 2012

Kenneth Ray Moore, "Kenny", 76, of Hustonville, KY died Monday, December 3, 2012 in Danville, KY. Born November 17, 1936 in Stanford, KY to the late Chester
and Gladys Daughtery Moore, he was an electrician and an active member of the Pentecostal Faith.

Survivors include his wife of 44 years Lorena Hoadley Moore of Hustonville, KY, 2 sons; Tim Moore (Angie) of Perryville, KY, Roger Moore of Lebanon, OH, 3 daughters;
Sherry Sue Moore of Lebanon, OH, Lora Hill of Gravel Switch, KY, Tiwana Harrison (Nelson) of Kings Mountain, KY, 1 brother; Donald Moore (Mary Alice),
of Hustonville, KY, 5 sisters; Judy Terry (Tommy), Louise Carpenter, Joyce Moore (Larry), Rita Owens (Jackie), and Wanda Jean Tillett (Carlos) all of Hustonville, KY,
5 grandchildren, 2 great-grandchildren, and several nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by 1 son; Gary Wayne Moore, 1 daughter; Tammy Brier, and 1 brother; Russell Moore.

Visitation will be Thursday, December 6, 2012 from 10am – 2pm. The Funeral Service will begin at 2pm with Reverend Rick Naylor officiating and will be held at Spurlin Funeral
Home Chapel in Stanford. Burial will be at Buffalo Springs Cemetery in Stanford.

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Wednesday, December 26, 2012 - Spurlin Funeral Home Notice

MORROW, Carolyn Steele

May 07, 1927 - December 24, 2012

Carolyn Steele Morrow, 85, of Stanford died Monday, December 24, 2012, at her home. She was born May 7, 1927 in Beattyville, KY to the late Mr. and Mrs. Tom Steele.
She had worked at Lexington DeBoor Laundry where she was manager. She was a member of Hopewell Pentecostal Church in Garrard County.

Survivors include her husband, Lloyd J. Morrow, of Stanford; 9 children, Raymond, Don and Mary Steele, John, Maxine, Barbara, Sue, Edna and Shirley Corman; a
brother and 4 sisters; several grandchildren and several great-grandchildren; she was preceded in death by a son, Danny Corman.

Visitation and funeral will be Thursday, December 27, 2012 with visitation beginning at 9 am. Funeral service will begin at 1 pm, at Spurlin Funeral Home Chapel (Stanford)
with Jason Coulter officiating. Burial will be in Camp Nelson National Cemetery.

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Monday, January 14, 2013 - Advocate-Messenger

MULLINS, Gary "Mutt"

June 03, 1951 - January 12, 2013

Gary “Mutt” Mullins, 61, of Moreland, passed away Jan. 12, 2013.

Born June 3, 1951, he was a son of Maydell Trailor Mullins of Stanford and the late Harrison “Buddy” Mullins. Mutt was a graduate of Hustonville High School. 
He enjoyed being outdoors — he liked hunting, fishing, riding four-wheelers and running.

He was preceded in death by a grandson, Andrew.

In addition to his mother, he is survived by his wife of 35 years, Julie Longwill Mullins; a son, Michael “Mutt” Mullins; two daughters, Brandi (Shane) Dearmon of Fort Sill, 
Okla., and Brittany Mullins of Hustonville; a brother, Larry Mullins of Lexington; a sister, Sheila Mullins of Stanford; and seven grandchildren, Kelsey, Brooklyn, 
Lakyn, Milah, Izabella, Dakota and Maci.

Services will be 11 a.m. Tuesday at New Hope Baptist Church by Bro. David Fralix. Burial will be in Hustonville Cemetery.

Pallbearers will be Michael Mullins, Eric Lay, Dennis Jones, Wayne Cummins, Brad Curtis, Cecil Neikirk, Junior Sears and Billy Love. 
Honorary pallbearers will be Michael Maddox and Rob Longwill.

W.L. Pruitt Funeral Home in Moreland is in charge of arrangements.

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Saturday, December 15, 2012 - Advocate-Messenger

NAYLOR, Bobby

December 01, 1933 - December 14, 2012

Bobby Naylor, 79, of Harrodsburg, formerly of Danville, died Friday.

Born Dec. 1, 1933, he was a son of the late Frank and Julia McCowan Naylor.

He is survived by two brothers, Terry Naylor of Junction City and Paul Naylor of New Richmond, Ohio.

Funeral services will be 11 a.m. Monday at W.L. Pruitt Funeral Home with burial in New Salem Cemetery.

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Saturday, December 15, 2012 - Advocate-Messenger

NEAL, Thelma E. Fentress

December 24, 1922 - December 15, 2012

Thelma Estelle Fentress Neal, 89, passed away Saturday at Rockcastle Regional Hospital in Mount Vernon.

She was the widow of Quinton Neal, who passed away in 1990.

Born Dec. 24, 1922, in Virginia Beach, Va., Mrs. Neal was a daughter of the late James and Mary Fentress. She was a very kind of loving mother and grandmother and of the Baptist faith.

Survivors include two daughters, Jean (Dave) Beach of Stanford and Mary Ann Davis of Virginia Beach, Va.; a son, James Clarence (Cathy Snipes) of North Carolina; 
a daughter-in-law, Geraldine Peele of Brodhead; a brother, Roy L. Fentress of Bluff City, TN; 17 grandchildren; and several great-grandchildren.

Three sons, Keith Neal, Michael Snipes and Jim Peele, and a granddaughter, Beverly Jean Peele, preceded her in death.

Funeral services will be noon Tuesday at McKnight Funeral Home with Bro. Harold McLaren officiating. Burial in Mount Zion Church of Christ Cemetery.

Visitation will be after 6 p.m. Monday at the funeral home.

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Thursday, December 13, 2012 - McKnight Funeral Home Notice

PALMER, Lena F. Coldiron

May 28, 1937 - December 13, 2012

Lena Faye Coldiron Palmer, 75 of Crab Orchard passed away Thursday at the Christian Care Center in Lancaster. Lena was born in Crab Orchard on May 28, 1937 to the late Jesse E. & 
Judy Neal Coldiron. She was a member of the Watts Chapel Baptist Church. She is a retired cosmetologist.

Survivors include: a daughter, Kathy & husband, Steve Bennett of Stanford, 4 Grandchildren; Anthony Shane Pingleton, Heather Renee Douglas, Stephanie Dee Frazier & 
Joshua Allen Shelton; brothers, Daniel Coldiron of Nicholasville, George and his wife Marie of Danville; 7 great grandchildren and several nieces and nephews.

In addition to her parents, Lena Faye was Preceded in death by a daughter, Lesa Singleton; Brothers, Vernon Lee and Fred Ernest Coldiron; sisters, Virginia Mullins & Hala Benge.

Funeral services, Sunday, December 16, 2012 at the McKnight Funeral Home Chapel. Officiating the services will be, Bro. Dan Gutenson. Burial will take place at Coldiron Cemetery.

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Monday, January 14, 2013 - Advocate-Messenger

PEMBERTON, Pauline Crawley

July 13, 1936 - January 12, 2013

MORELAND — Pauline Crawley Pemberton, 76, of Stanford, passed away Jan. 12, 2013.

Born July 13, 1936, she was a daughter of Naomi Johnson Crawley of Stanford and the late Walter Crawley. She was preceded in death by her husband, Alford Pemberton; 
children, Lewis Pemberton and Kathy Roy; and sister, Lucille.

She also is survived by a son, Bradley Pemberton of Waynesburg; three brothers, Leonard Crawley and George Crawley, both of Hustonville, and Marvin Crawley of 
Broughtontown; a sister, Patricia “Wavy” Smith of Crab Orchard; three grandchildren; and three great-grandchildren.

Services will be 1 p.m. Wednesday at W.L. Pruitt Funeral Home by Bro. Allen Roberts. Burial will be in Hustonville Cemetery.

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Thursday, December 06, 2012 - Spurlin Funeral Home Notice

PHILLIPS, Josephine Shearer

November 14, 1928 - December 06, 2012

Josephine Shearer Phillips, 84, of Stanford, KY died Thursday, December 6, 2012 in Stanford. She was born in Lincoln County on November 14, 1928 to the late Frank and 
Viola Lay Shearer. She worked at Genesco Inc. for ten years, was the owner/ operator of the Stanford Creamery, and was a member of Calvary Hill Baptist Church.

Survivors include her husband of 66 years; William "Bill" Phillips, one son; Gary Phillips (Lana), two daughters; Linda Tracy and Nancy Roller (P.D.) all of Stanford, KY, two sisters; 
Emma Cox and May Cornelius both of Lancaster, KY, two grandchildren; Stacy Holcomb and Chris Brown, and two great-grandchildren; Cody Lunsford and Hannah Brown. 
She was preceded in death by one brother; Jesse Shearer and one sister; Jean Ledford.

Visitation will be Friday, December 7, 2012 from 5-8pm and funeral will be Saturday, December 8, 2012 at 10:30am with Reverend Johnny Adamson officiating. Both services 
will be held at Spurlin Funeral Home Chapel (Stanford) and burial will be at Buffalo Springs Cemetery.

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Saturday, January 05, 2013 - Advocate-Messenger

RICE, Freddie Glen

June 10, 1939 - January 03, 2013

+ U. S. Air Force Veteran

FULTON, Ind. — Freddie Glen Rice, 73, of Fulton, Ind., passed away at 5:30 a.m. Jan. 3, 2013, at his residence, after a nine-month battle with cancer.

He was born June 10, 1939, in Moreland, the son of the late Fred and Essie Thomas Rice. Freddie had lived in Gravel Switch, Logansport, Ind., Twelve Mile, Ind., and Pendleton, 
Ind. prior to moving to Fulton. He served with the
United States Air Force from 1959 to 1965. On Jan. 26, 1979 in Logansport, Ind., he married Elizabeth “Jan” Pittman and she survives.

Mr. Rice had been a safety hazard manager for the State of Indiana, having served over 40 years in fire service. In his spare time he enjoyed fishing, gardening and sitting and 
visiting on his front porch on Main Street in Fulton.

In addition to his wife, survivors include two daughters, Brenda (Steve) Whitaker of Wetmore, Kan., and Sue Rice (Kevin) Schmitz of Netawaka, Kan.; one step-son, 
Shawn “Mike” (Ute) Fuller of
Clarksville, Tenn.; one step-daughter, Kimberly (Brad) Doyle of Monticello, Ind.; 15 grandchildren; 11 great-grandchildren; three brothers, 
Howard Rice, Joseph Rice and David (Beulah) Rice, all of Boyle County; and one sister, Lillian Rice (Charlie) Allender of Sand Knob, Ky.

He was preceded in death by his parents; one daughter, Bonnie D. Rice; three brothers, Michael "Bubby" Rice, Douglas Rice and Otis Rice; two sisters, Norma 
Rice and Nancy Reynolds; a brother-in-law, Elwood Reynolds; and a sister-in-law, Ella Rice.

Graveside services will be conducted at a later date at Fulton Cemetery. Online condolences may be expressed at
www.zimmermanbrosfh.com

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  Saturday, December 22, 2012 - W. L. Pruitt Funeral Home Notice

RICE, Juanita Henson

October 19, 1913 - December 21, 2012

Juanita Henson Rice, 99, of Middletown, Kentucky, died December 21, 2012. She was the daughter of the late John William Henson and Eliza Frost Henson. She was preceded in 
death by her first husband of 18 months, George Briscoe, and her second husband of 65 years, William Samuel Rice.

She is survived by two of her 10 siblings, Ruth Scott and Thelma Wilson; son, George Briscoe (Melissa); daughter, Jan Riddle (Ray); six grandchildren: Kathy Mendenhall (Mike), 
Valerie Petty, Derrick Riddle (Rosie), Shannan Long (Tim), Chad Briscoe (Nicole), and Lori Riddle Eberenz (Josh); and 16 great-grandchildren.

Visitation will be from 3-8 p.m. on Wednesday, December 26 at W.L. Pruitt Funeral Home in Hustonville, Ky. Funeral Services will be Thursday, December 27 at 1 p.m.

[See Obituary file # 40 for William Samuel Rice]

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Thursday, December 20, 2012 - Barnett & Demrow Funeral Home Notice

SALYERS, Gladys M. Pumphrey

August 20, 1977 - December 20, 2012

Gladys Marie Pumphrey Salyers, 35, of Clearview Drive in Hustonville, passed away Thursday,

December 20, 2012 at her residence. Born Saturday, August 20, 1977 in Somerset, she was the daughter of James S. Pumphrey of Stanford and the late Dolores Ann Outcalt Pumphrey. 
She was the loving wife of Glenn Edward Salyers, Jr. She was a homemaker and attended Maxey Valley Church of God.

In addition to her husband and father, Gladys leaves behind to sons, Eddie and Galen Salyers of Hustonville; two daughters, Shelby & Erin Salyers of Hustonville; three brothers, James W. 
Pumphrey (Doreen) of Science Hill, Dennis A Pumphrey (Melissa) of Hustonville, and Joseph E.

Pumphrey of Stanford; three sisters, Charlotte D. Smith of Danville, Beverly A. Rice (Charley) of Centre, Alabama, and Jennifer O. Pumphrey of Richmond; and several nieces and nephews.

Funeral services will be held 2:00 PM Friday, December 21, 2012 at the Barnett & Demrow Funeral Home with Bro. Kevin Pittman officiating the service. Burial will follow in

Sims Cemetery in Kings Mountain.

Visitation will be held Friday, 11 AM until time of service at the funeral home.

Barnett & Demrow Funeral Home, Waynesburg, is in charge of arrangements.

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Thursday, January 10, 2013 - Spurlin Funeral Home Notice

SCOTT, Mary Banks

August 16, 1925 - January 09, 2013

Mary Banks Scott, 87, widow of David A. Scott passed away Wednesday, January 9, 2013 at Lexington Country Place after a long illness. She was born August 16, 1925 to the late 
Fleece and Catherine Gooch of Stanford, KY. She was a housewife and a member of Stanford Christian Church.

She is survived by her sister; Arvetta Marshall, one nephew; Bill Marshall, one niece; Kelley Marshall, one great-nephew; William Zachary Marshall, and one great-niece; Megan Ashley Marshall. 
She was preceded in death by one sister; Jean Land.

There will be a one day service Saturday, January 12, 2013. Visitation will be from 9-11am and Funeral service will begin at 11am with Reverend Stewart Dawson officiating. Burial will be in Lancaster Cemetery.

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Sunday, January 06, 2013 - Fox Funeral Home Notice

SHERON, Raymond Edward

February 02, 1960 - January 05, 2013

Raymond Edward Sheron, of White Cloud, Tennessee, passed away, Saturday January 5, 2013. Graveside Memorial Service at Buffalo Springs Cemetery.

Arrangements pending at Fox Funeral Home.

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Friday, December 22, 2012 - Fox Funeral Home Notice

SIMS, Betty G. Godby

February 18, 1940 - December 21, 2012

Betty Gertrude Godby Sims, 72, of Russell Street in Danville, formerly of Stanford, died Friday at Ephraim McDowell Regional Medical Center.

Born Sunday, Feb. 18, 1940, in Somerset, she was the daughter of the late Walter & Edna Godsey Godby. She was the widow of the late James Verdon Sims.

Betty was a member of Green River Pentecostal Church, and loved to sew, quilt and work puzzles.

Betty leaves behind three children, Rebecca Sue Sims Hines (Rannie Payton) of Stanford, James Robert Sims (Crystal Estes) of Junction City, and Richard Lee Sims (Wendy Jones); 
five siblings, Walter “Sonny” Godby Jr. of Louisville, Kenneth Godby of Stanford, Mary Louise Criswell of
Deerfield Beach, Fla., Douglas Lee Godby of Flowery Branch, Ga.,
 and Judy Kay Kirkpatrick (Keith) of Stanford; six grandchildren, Angela Sims Spears (Jon), Stephanie Sims Powers, Everett Hines Jr. (Kendra), Thomas Lee Smith, and Cody 
and Amber; and three great-grandchildren, Evan Hines, Cooper Spears and Caroline Powers.

In addition to her husband and parents, she was preceded in death by one son, Darvin Eugene Sims.

Funeral services will be 11 a.m. Monday at Fox Funeral Home with Bro. Matt Jones officiating. Burial will follow in Buffalo Springs Cemetery. Visitation is 6-9 p.m. today at the funeral home.

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Monday, December 10, 2012 - Advocate -Messenger

SIMS, Hubert Gene

March 07, 1930 - December 08, 2012

Hubert Gene Sims, 82, of Kings Mountain, died Saturday.

Born March 7, 1930, in Casey County, he was a son of the late John T. and Anna Rigney Sims. He was the widower Imogene King Sims.

Survivors include two sons, Danny Sims of Kings Mountain and Anthony Sims of Brodhead; four daughters, Mary Jo Elliott of Liberty, Debra Wheeler and Teresa McQueary, 
both of Kings Mountain, and Crystal Robbins of Hustonville; two brothers, Hollis and Lloyd Sims, both of Louisville; a sister,
Linda Patterson of Kings Mountain; 16 grandchildren; and 14 great-grandchildren.

Services will be 1 p.m. Wednesday at Barnett & Demrow Funeral Home.

Burial: Double Springs Cemetery

[See Obituary File # 64, Imogene King Sims]

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Thursday, January 10, 2013 - W. L. Pruitt Funeral Home Notice

SPAHR, Vivian P. Wilcher

November 21, 1940 - January 08, 2013

Vivian Patricia Wilcher Spahr, 72 of Stanford, passed away Jan. 8, 2013 at home. Born Nov. 21, 1940, she was the daughter of the late James Floyd and Dorothy Merrit Wilcher. 
She owned and operated the Wooden Nickel Hail Salon in Stanford and was a member of Grace Fellowship Church. She was preceded in death by her husband, John Gilbert 
Spahr, 1 sister, Deloris Pendergraft and 1 brother, Jimmy Wilcher.

She is survived by her son, Ryan Scott (Sherri) Spahr; 2 brothers: Grover “G.C.” Wilcher and James Floyd “J.F.” Wilcher, Jr.; 4 sisters: Gertrude Davis, Matilda Price, 
Diane Cook and Sandy Chandler and several nieces and nephews.

Services are 11 am, Friday at W.L. Pruitt Funeral Home by Bro.’s Vola Brown and Harold Thompson with burial in Hustonville Cemetery. Visitation is 5-8 PM, Thurs.

Pallbearers are Scott Spahr, Darren, Jamie and Shawn Pendergraft, and Anthony and Jason McCowan.

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Monday, December 17, 2012 - Spurlin Funeral Home Notice

STOGSDILL, Imogene Hargis

October 18, 1932 - December 16, 2012

Imogene Hargis Stogsdill, 80, of Stanford, KY died Sunday, December 16, 2012 in Stanford, KY. She was born October 18, 1932 in Pulaski County, KY to the late Walter and Golda 
Speaks Hargis. She was a homemaker and a member of Stanford Baptist Church.

Survivors include her husband of 59 years; Arnold Stogsdill, one son; Joe Stogsdill (Becky), one daughter; Pamela Joy Fins (Eddie) all of Stanford, KY, six sisters; Gladys Whitaker 
(Clell) of Shopville, KY, Ella B. Phelps, Violet Hargis, Christine Hargis (Carlos), Nadine Phelps (Wayne Lee) and Jetta Richardson (Wayne) all of Somerset, KY, two grandchildren; 
Stephanie Fins and Seth Stogsdill, and a host of nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by three brothers; Wayne Hargis (Jo Ann), Howard Hargis (Mayvis), Harold 
Hargis (Betty), and one sister; Vera Hargis.

Visitation will be Tuesday, December 18, 2012 from 5-9 pm. Funeral service will be Wednesday, December 19, 2012 at 2pm with Reverend Greg Hancock officiating. Both 
services will be held at Spurlin Funeral Home Chapel (Stanford). Burial will be in Buffalo Springs Cemetery.

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Friday, January 04, 2012 - Spurlin Funeral Home Notice

STOGSDILL, Joseph "Arnold"

May 25, 1929 - January 02, 2013

Joseph "Arnold" Stogsdill, 83, of Stanford, KY passed away January 3, 2013 at home. He was born May 25, 1929 in Pulaski County, KY to the late Josiah and Nora Hargis Stogsdill. 
He was a retired plumber and electrician, and a member of The Stanford Baptist Church where he served as a Deacon since 1964 and a Sunday school teacher for over 50 years.

Survivors include one son; Joe Stogsdill (Becky), one daughter; Pamela Fins (Eddie) both of Stanford, KY, one brother; Okel Stogsdill (Zan), two sisters; Mary and Dorothy 
Mounce both of Somerset, KY, two grandchildren; Stephanie Fins and Seth Stogsdill, and a host of nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by his wife of 59 years; Imogene
Stogsdill who passed away December 16, 2012, three brothers; Ermil, Orville, and Othnal Stogsdill, and four sisters; Olive and Doris Stogsdill, Edna Whitis, and Elma Haste.

Visitation will be Sunday, January 6, 2013 from 5-9pm. Funeral service will be Monday, January 7, 2013 at 1pm with the Reverend Greg Hancock officiating. Both services will be 
held at Spurlin Funeral Home Chapel (Stanford). Burial will be in Buffalo Springs Cemetery and Casket bearers will be: John Stevens, Fred Reichenbach, 
Tommy Owens, Glenn Spoonamore, Eddie Fins, and Bobby Weaver. Honorary bearers are: Deacons of the Stanford Baptist Church, Employees of Tommy Owens, 
Dr. Glenn Click, and Earl Nantz. Military honors will be presented by Caswell Saufley Post #18 American Legion.

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Saturday, December 29, 2012 - Advocate-Messenger

SUTTON, Gervis Ray

+ U.S. Navy, U.S. Army, WWII & Korea

Gervis Ray Sutton, 85, of Crab Orchard, died Friday at University of Kentucky Chandler Medical Center in Lexington.

He was the husband of the late Deborah (Rutledge) Sutton who preceded him in death Jan. 2, 2001.

Gervis was born in Harlan, April 16, 1927, to the late James Monroe and Zora Bell (Kincer) Sutton. Gervis was a Kentucky Colonel and a veteran of the U.S. Navy and 
U.S. Army having served in World War II and in Korea.

Gervis is survived by three sons, Wayne Bolen (Missie) of Florence, Alan Sutton of Boulder, Colo., and Greg Sutton (Lisa) of Unionville, Ind.; three daughters, Lori Anne 
Bolen of Crab Orchard, Tracey Causey (Evan) of Corbin, and Tina Bratcher (Michael) of Crab Orchard; fiancée Joanna Rose of Crab Orchard; one sister, Thelma Carlsmith 
(Roger) of Oregon; one sister-in-law, Margie Sutton of Frankfort; and three grandchildren, Zachary, Allyson and Dax.

In addition to his parents and wife, Gervis was preceded in death by stepmother Julia M. Sutton; two brothers, Guyles and Lewis Sutton; and two sisters, Edith Sutton and Ruth Hild.

Services will be 10 a.m. Saturday at McKnight Funeral Home Chapel with Bro. Don Gutenson officiating. Visitation will be 4-8 p.m. Friday.

Burial will be at Piney Grove Cemetery with military funeral honors by Caswell Saufley America Legion Post 18.

Pallbearers include John Mink, Alan and Greg Sutton, Wayne Bolen, Evan Causey and Michael Bratcher.

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Friday, December 28, 2012 - Advocate- Messenger

TODD, Leroy

May 26, 1944 - December 26, 2012

CRAB ORCHARD — Leroy Todd, 68, of Broughtontown, passed away Wednesday, Dec. 26, at his home.

Born May 26, 1944, in Broughtontown, he was a son of the late Leonard and Vernia Reynolds Todd. He was the widower of Trudy Kidd Todd. Leroy had worked for the Whirlpool.
 more than 18 years and was a member of Gilberts Creek Baptist Church

Survivors include two sons, Michael Lee (Becky) Todd of Broughtontown and Christopher Lynn Todd of Louisville; a daughter, Sandra Denise (Jody) Higgins of Lexington; 
five grandchildren, Presley Adams, Kenny and Kyle Higgins and Sydney and Jacob Todd; two brothers, Carlos (Joyce) Todd of West Chester, Ohio, and Cletus (Anita) 
Todd of Stanford; three sisters, Willene Powers, Carol Brown and Brenda Helton, all of Crab Orchard; his best friend, Wanda Faye Hansen; and a sister-in-law, 
Brenda Todd of Broughtontown.

In addition to his parents and wife, Leroy was preceded in death by three brothers, Delmas, Curtis and Dexter Todd

Services will be 2 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 29, at Friendship Baptist Church officiated by Bro. Darrell Gentry. Burial will be in Friendship Baptist Church Cemetery.

Pallbearers will be Derek, Jason, Tony and Larry Todd and Donnie and Brett Smith.

Visitation will be after 11 a.m. Saturday and until funeral time at Friendship Baptist Church

McKnight Funeral Home is in charge of services.

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Friday, December 28, 2012 - Advocate- Messenger

WHITAKER, Mary Lou Caudill

September 03, 1945 - December 26, 2012

STANFORD — Mary Lou Whitaker, 67, of Louisville, died Wednesday, Dec. 26, 2012, at St. Mary's and Elizabeth Hospital in Louisville.

Born Sept. 3, 1945, in Hazard, Ky., she was a daughter of the late Vernie and Verna Dixon Caudill. She was a librarian at Hillview Public Library in Louisville for 15 years. 
She was of the Old Regular Baptist faith.

Survivors include her husband of 45 years, Hansford Whitaker of Louisville; a son, Leander Whitaker (Teresa) of Pekin, Ind.; four brothers, Alan Caudill of Humbel, 
Texas, Hansel Caudill of  Hopewell, Va., Kenneth Ray Caudill of Stanford and Russell Caudill of Lancaster; two sisters, Veneda Phillips of Stanford and Geneva McKinney of 
Hamilton, Ohio; and several nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by a sister, Josephine Bell.

Funeral services will be 3 pm Sunday, Dec. 30, 2012, at Spurlin Funeral Home. Bro. Haston Whitaker and Bro. Bert Caudill will officiate the service. 
Burial will be in Double Springs Cemetery, Waynesburg.

Visitation will be 5-9 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 29, at Spurlin Funeral Home Chapel in Stanford.

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