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                     Lincoln County, Ky Obituaries File #15

 Submitted By:  Carole French DiSanto

ALCORN, George T.                                                ANDERSON, Elmer C.                                            AUSTIN, Betty Butt

BAKER, Doxie Evelyn Bailey                                    BAKER, Opal Price                                                  BENEDICT, Beatrice Crowe

CANDLER, Harvey B.                                             CARTER, Bula Barger                                               COFFMAN, Louise Eggart

CREWS, Erma Lou Russel                                        DALEY, Jasper T.                                                     DAUGHERTY, William J.

DENISON, Alma Greer                                            DENNY, Anna Brock Adams                                    DOWELL, Mary A. Blankenship

FLOYD, Mellwood                                                   FRANCIS, Harlan                                                     GOOCH, Samuel Howard Jr.

GOOCH, William                                                      GOGGIN, John M.                                                    HARRIS, Millard Allen

HERRING, Emma Little                                             HOLMES, Wanda R. Godbey                                  JACOBS, Daisy K. Kidd

KIDWELL, Georgia Melton                                       KIRKPATRICK, Glynn Adams                               LAY, Howard

LAY, Ruel T.                                                             MASON, Miriam “Marie” Johnson                           MATTINGLY, Lelia Wright May

McMANN, Ocolea Adams                                       MILLER, Willie                                                         MIRACLE, Roger    

MITCHELL, Amos                                                   MULLINS, Karen Griffin                                          NAYLOR, Rachel Atkins

NAPIER, Raymond                                                   PETREY, Alma L. Powers                                        PLUMMER, Edna Bailey

RICHARDSON, Frank                                             ROBBINS, Gary Dean                                             ROBERTSON, Alta Mullins

RODGERS, Karen Farris                                          ROMERO, Zola Davidson                                        SMITH, Euphemia Stonecypher

STRATTON, Nonnie Lusk                                       TARKINGTON, Maud Stone                                   VAUGHT, Wade

WATSON, Larry Dale                                              WESTERFIELD, Nancy Pendygraft                          WILKINSON, Robert Mitchell

WOODS, James L.                                                   YOUNG, E. Clyde                  

 

 

 

 

     May 5, 2004 – Wednesday

ALCORN, George T.                                                        d. 04 May 2004

George T. Alcorn, 79, of Crab Orchard, died Tuesday at Ephraim McDowell Regional Medical Center.
Born Dec. 29, 1924, in Lincoln County, he was the son of the late John A. and Addie P. Alcorn. He was a retired
employee of American Greetings Co., a  deacon of First Baptist Church in Crab Orchard, a 1942 graduate of
Lincoln County High School and a Navy veteran of World War II.

Survivors include a son, Charles Alcorn of Lancaster; two daughters, Beverly Brown of Acworth, Ga., and Vernia
Hawes of Columbus, Ga.; three  brothers, John A. Alcorn of Lexington, Ralph Alcorn of Indianapolis and James L.
Alcorn of Stanford; a sister, Marie Bates of Indianapolis; grandchildren;  and great-grandchildren.
Services will be noon Saturday at Crab Orchard First Baptist Church. Burial will be in Crab Orchard Cemetery.

 

             Dec 14, 2003 – Sunday

ANDERSON, Elmer C.                                                    d. 11 Dec 2003

LIBERTY - Services for Elmer Clay Anderson, 82, of Liberty, will be 2 p.m. today at Bartle Funeral Home by the
Rev. Homer Hecht. Burial will be in Buffalo Springs Cemetery. He died Thursday at Ephraim McDowell Regional Medical Center.

Born July 4, 1921, in Stanford, he was the son of the late Elmer C. and Alice Gooch Anderson.

He was a retired farmer and an Army veteran of World War II. He was a member of the Casey County Sportsmen Club
and Stanford Christian Church.

Survivors include a son, Larry Anderson of Liberty; three grandchildren and six great-grandchildren. Visitation is after
9 a.m. today at Bartle Funeral Home.

 

        May 21, 2004 – Friday

AUSTIN, Betty BUTT                                           d. 20 May 2004

STANFORD - Betty Butt Austin, 84, of Somerset, died Thursday at Lake Cumberland Regional Medical Center in
Somerset. She was the wife of Glen Austin. Arrangements are incomplete at Fox Funeral Home. ( daughter of Newland D.
&  Nannie Taylor Butt, also survived by a sister Violet James of Somerset.) May 23, 2004 – Sunday Betty B. Austin

SOMERSET - Services for Betty Louise Butt Austin, 84, of Lakeview Drive, will be 2 p.m. Monday at Highland Methodist
Church by the Rev. Don Scilley. Burial will be at Highland Methodist Church Cemetery.

She died Thursday at Lake Cumberland Medical Center.

Born Sept. 24, 1919, in Highland, she was the daughter of the late Newland and Nannie Taylor Butt. She was a retiree of
Eli Lilly Corp. of Indianapolis and a member of Highland Methodist Church. Survivors include a sister, Violet James of
Somerset. She was preceded in death by a daughter, Glenda Taylor Austin.

Visitation is 6-9 p.m. today at the church. Memorials may go to the Highland Methodist Church Cemetery fund. Fox
Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.

 

        Jan 2002

BAKER, Doxie Evelyn Bailey

Doxie Evelyn (Bailey) Baker, 81, Old Salts Road passed away Sunday January 13, 2002 at Somerset Nursing &
Rehab Facility.

She was born March 11, 1920 in Pulaski County, a daughter of the late Drew Bailey and Doxie (Dye) Bailey. She was a
homemaker and a member of Pleasant Point Baptist Church in Lincoln County and attended the Pleasant Hill Baptist
Church in Somerset, KY.

She is survived by four daughters, Drucilla (and Don) Young, Stanford, KY., Aleta (And Kenneth) Eckstein, Dalton, GA.,
Karen (and Tommy) Taylor, Dothan AL. and Shari (and Jerry) Swanson, Nancy, KY.: two sisters, Edna (and Leonard)
Dalton. Nancy, KY. and Elma Baker: 10 grandchildren, 22 great grandchildren and 1 great great grandchild as well as several
Loved Nieces, nephews and daughter-in-laws’.

She is preceded in death by her parents: her husband, Raymond Henry Baker whom she married on May 25, 1940 and who
passed away on October 19, 1986: two sons, J. E. Baker and Wallace Baker: one brother-in-law, William Bradley.

Funeral services will be 2:00 P.M. Wednesday January 16, 2002 at the Chapel of Morris and Hislope Funeral Home with
Brother John Lowery officiating. Burial will be in Science Hill Cemetery. Visitation will be after 6:00 P.M. at the Chapel of
Morris and Hislope Funeral Home.

 

         May 21, 2004

BAKER, Opal                                                           d. 19 May 2004

MORELAND - Opal Baker, 87, of Wickenburg, Ariz., formerly of Moreland, died Wednesday at her home.

Born March 19, 1917, in Scott County, Tenn., she was the daughter of the late John and Emmie Cox Price. She was a
retired employee of Corning Glass, where she worked from 1953-1979, and a member of Moreland Christian Church.
She was the widow of James Baker Sr.

Survivors include a son, James Baker Jr. of Wickenburg; two grandchildren; and four great-grandchildren.

Services will be 10 a.m. Tuesday at W.L. Pruitt Funeral Home by the Rev. David Smith. Burial will be in Hustonville Cemetery.

         May 21, 2004 –Friday

BENEDICT, Beatrice                                                d. 20 May 2004

MORELAND - Beatrice "Bea" Benedict, 74, of Maxey Valley, died Thursday at Ephraim McDowell Regional Medical Center.

Born March 19, 1930, in Casey County, she was the daughter of the late Charlie and Sarah Turpin Crowe. She was a homemaker
and a member of Ellisburg Baptist Church.

Survivors include her husband, George L. Benedict; two sons, David Benedict of Danville and Freddy Benedict of Maxey Valley;
a daughter, Phyllisha Stuckey of San Antonio, Texas; four brothers, Eugene Crowe of Liberty, J.T. Crowe of Danville and Donnie
and Glen Crowe, both of Maxey Valley; a sister, Nancy Griffin of Maxey Valley; eight grandchildren; and six great-grandchildren.

Services will be 2 p.m. Sunday at W.L. Pruitt Funeral Home by G.W. Smith. Burial will be in Hustonville Cemetery.

    May 14, 2004 – Friday

CANDLER, Harvey B.                                                       d. 13 May 2004

MORELAND - Harvey B. Candler, 67, of Hustonville, died Thursday at Ephraim McDowell Regional Medical Center.
Born Dec. 13, 1936, in Moreland, he was the son of the late Sherman and Josephine Reynolds Candler.
He was a retired truck driver and a member of the National Guard for 19 years. He was the widower of Betty Powers Candler.

Survivors include a brother, Mike Candler of Hustonville.

Services will be 2 p.m. Sunday at W.L. Pruitt Funeral Home by G.W. Smith and the Rev. David Smith. Burial will be in
Hustonville Cemetery.

Pallbearers will be Mike Candler Jr., Steve Jamison, Fabian Monroy, Dale Ashcraft, Bob Montgomery and Woods Adams.
Honorary pallbearers are David, Johnny and Bobby Denny, Dee Atwood, Chubby Baird and Roy

 

            April 30, 2004 – Friday

CARTER, Bula Barger                                                              d. 29 Apr 2004

WAYNESBURG - Services for Bula Carter, 97, of New Salem, will be 2 p.m. Saturday at Barnett & Demrow Funeral Home
by Dale Sears and Jim England. Burial will be in Buffalo Springs Cemetery. She died Thursday at Fort Logan Hospital.

Born Jan. 8, 1907, in Casey County, she was the daughter of the late John and Alice Christopher Barger. She was a homemaker,
a member of Waynesburg Free Pentecostal Church and the widow of John Neves and Ode Carter.

Survivors include a son, Phillip Carter of Kings Mountain; two daughters, Jeanette Pullum of Hustonville and Marge Little of
Chicago, Ill.; 17 grandchildren; 21 great-grandchildren; and 13 great-great-grandchildren.She was preceded in death by two
sons, Robert Carter and John A. Neves; and two daughters, Bessie Greer and Helen Pruitt.

 

       May, 21, 2004 - Friday

COFFMAN, Louise                                                d. 19, May, 2004

STANFORD — Louise Coffman, 81, of Hustonville, died Wednesday at Stanford House Nursing Home.

Born May 12, 1923, in Lincoln County, she was the daughter of the late William Eggart and Minnie Wilson Eggart. She was a
housewife and member of Geneva Pentecostal Church.

Survivors include her husband, George Coffman; five sons, Danny, Bobby, Mickey and Ronnie Coffman, all of Hustonville, and
Joey W. Coffman of Stanford; two daughters, Regina Stanley of Hustonville and Paulette Lopez of Stanford; two sisters, Sarah
Peck of Hustonville and Pauline Carmen of McKinney; 10 grandchildren; 12 great grandchildren; and one great-great grandchild.

Services will be 2 p.m. Saturday at Spurlin Funeral Home Chapel by Timothy Brown. Burial will be in McKinney Cemetery.

 

       May 21, 2004 – Friday

CREWS, Erma R.                                                            d. 20 May 2004

MORELAND - Erma Lou Russell Crews, 83, of Moreland, died Thursday at her home.

Born Sept. 26, 1920, in Ellisburg, she was the daughter of the late Tildon and Velma Lanham Russell. She was a homemaker
and a member of Westside Community United Methodist Church.

Survivors include her husband, Adam E. Crews; two daughters, Carolyn K. Singleton of Moreland and Cherry Yvonne Sims
of Kings Mountain; two half brothers, Rodney Russell of Hustonville and Jimmy Russell of Stanford; a half sister, Carrie Lou
Richards of Hustonville; three grandchildren; and eight great-grandchildren.

Services will be 3 p.m. Sunday at Westside Community United Methodist Church by the Revs. Scott Wilson and Ed Parton.
Burial will be in Hustonville Cemetery.

 

         Feb 04, 1999 – Thursday

DALEY, Jasper T.                                                d. 01 Feb 1999
Jasper Thomas Daley, 70, formerly of Boyle County, died Monday in Louisville.
He was a son of the late Jasper and Bessie Daley.
Survivors include a son, Ron Daley of Mapperley Nottingham, England; two daughters, Patricia Edward and Debra Baker, both
of Louisville; six sisters, Dorothy Worthington and Betty Robertson, both of Danville, Faye Lawson of Moreland, Evelyn Carter,
Christine Schlenaer and Nell Morrison of Cincinnati, Ohio; and seven grandchildren; and two great-grandchildren
Private graveside services will be held at Hustonville Cemetery. 

 

      May 20, 2004 – Thursday

DAUGHERTY, William J.                                  d. 18 May 2004

NICHOLASVILLE - William Joseph "Joe" Daugherty, 77, of Nicholasville, died Tuesday at his home.

Born on Nov. 8, 1926, in Danville, he was the son of the late Pat and Myrtle Vaught Daugherty. He was a graduate of Danville
High School, attended Centre College and was a World War II veteran. He retired from the National Life-American General
Insurance Co. after 32 years of service. He was a member of the Nicholasville Christian Church (Disciples of Christ) where
he was a deacon emeritus and a trustee.

He was co-founder of the Jessamine County Little League Association where coached for 15 years. He served on the founding
board of directors of Habitat for Humanity in Jessamine County and on the original board of directors for Jessamine County
Hospice. He was a member of the Kentucky School Board Association for 10 years. At his death, he was serving as an
elected member of the Nicholasville City Commission, a position he held for 18 years.

Survivors include his wife, Betty Shearer Daugherty; a daughter, Lynn Roger Thomas of Nicholasville; two sons, John Daugherty
of Nicholasville and Tom Daugherty of Morehead; and two sisters, Margaret Daugherty and Dorothy Daugherty Cole, both of
Nicholasville.

Services will be 1 p.m. Friday at Nicholasville Christian Church by the Rev. Greg Porterfield. Burial will be in
Maple Grove Cemetery.

 

        May 18, 2004 – Tuesday

DENISON, Alma G.                                                          d. 16 May 2004

WAYNESBURG - Alma Greer Denison, 80, of Lexington, formerly of Kings Mountain, died Sunday at St. Joseph Hospital.

Born Sept. 24, 1923, in Louisville, she was the daughter of the late Evan and Georgia Jones Slone. She was a retired
employee of Palm Beach Co. in Lexington and a member of Teamsters Local 651 and Pond Baptist Church in Kings Mountain.

Survivors include three sons, Dennis Greer of Somerset, Dwayne Greer of Stanford and Jackie Greer of Richmond; three
daughters, Frances Thompson of Nicholasville, Paulette Kilby of Danville and Claudette Switzer of Lexington; a sister,
Carma Cline; 23 grandchildren; and 31 great-grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by two sons, Johnny and Howard Greer.

Services will be 11 a.m. Wednesday at Pond Baptist Church by the Rev. Wayne B. Smith. Burial will be in
Double Springs Cemetery
. Grandsons will serve as pallbearers.

      May 9, 2004 –Sunday

DENNY, Anna                                                                           d. 07 May 2004                  

CRAB ORCHARD - Anna Frances Brock Adams Denny, 74, of Lancaster, formerly of Crab Orchard, died Friday at the
Lancaster Christian Care Center.

Born Feb. 19, 1930, in Lincoln County, she was the daughter of the late Charlie and Nora Wilmot Brock. She was the
widow of the late Frankie Denny (George Franklin Denny died Aug. 19,  1987, s/o Elmer & Zella James Denny). She
was a waitress and cook.

Survivors include two daughters, Connie French of Crab Orchard and Clydia Akins of Lawrenceburg; a son, Phillip "Buddy"
Adams of Stanford; a sister, Bonnie Lee of Lawrenceburg; a brother, Nathaniel Brock of Somerset; six grandchildren; and
two great-grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by a son, Kenneth Adams.

Services will be 11 a.m. Monday at McKnight Funeral Home Chapel by Lohris Lee. Burial will be in Crab Orchard Cemetery.
Visitation is after 5 p.m. today at McKnight Funeral Home. Pallbearers will be Larry Akins, Shayne Adams, Anthony Carpenter,
David Osborne and Joe and Ricky French.

 

    Dec 14, 2003 – Sunday

DOWELL, Mary A.                                                              d. 10 Dec 2003

WAYNESBURG - Services for Mary A. Dowell, 79, of Waynesburg, were Saturday at Barnett & Demrow Funeral home
by the Rev. Cecil Roundtree. Burial was in Friendship Cemetery.

She died Wednesday at her home.

Born Sept. 24, 1924, in Lincoln County, she was the daughter of the late Roscoe and Ethel Turner Blankenship. She was a
farmer, homemaker, member of the Mount Hebron Church and the widow of Henry Dowell.

Survivors include three sons, Elmer and Elvie Dowell, both of Waynesburg, and Vernon Dowell of Crawfordsville, Ind.;
four daughters, Dorothy Morhinners, Barbara Harris and Elsie Carter, all of Waynesburg, and Christian Roberts of Indianapolis;
three brothers, Thomas Blankenship of Egg Harbor, N.J., Virgil Blankenship of Crossville, Ind., and Charles Blankenship of
Hamilton, Ohio; three sisters, Margaret Dalton of Franklin, Ohio, Nora Schaeffer of Silverdale, Wash., and Nellie Hall of
Pikeville; 30 grandchildren; 55 great-grandchildren; and a great-great-grandchild.

She was preceded in death by two daughters, Margaret Kidd and Katheryn Caudill; and two sons, Jessie and Bobby Dowell.

  

 

   February  04, 1999 – Thursday

FLOYD, Mellwood                                                            d. 02 Feb 1999
STANFORD - Services for Mellwood Floyd Jr., 58, of Lancaster, will be 2 p.m. Friday at Fox Funeral Home by the Rev.
Dan Carr. Burial will be in Buffalo Springs Cemetery.He died Tuesday at Central Baptist Hospital, Lexington.

Born Feb. 28, 1940, in Lincoln County, he was a son of the late Mellwood and Beatrice Parrish Floyd. He was a employee
of the frame repair shop at Jackson Chair Co. and a member of Lancaster Church of God. 

Survivors include his wife, Carrie Asberry Floyd; two sons, Keith L. Floyd of Lancaster and Kendall M. Floyd of Harrodsburg;
a daughter, Tammy M. Cain of Liberty; two brothers, William Floyd of Charleston, S.C., and Marion Floyd of Danville; and two
grandchildren.Pallbearers will be Bill Lamb, Donald Means, Vernon Lamb, Walter Bowling, Bobby Miller and Joe Coyle.

 

              MAY 17, 2004 – Monday

FRANCIS, Harlan                                                       d. 15 May 2004

STANFORD - Service for Harlan "Dutch" Francis, 86, of Stanford, will be 11:30 a.m. Wednesday at Spurlin Funeral Home
by the Rev. Jim Erwin. Burial will be in Buffalo Springs Cemetery.

He died Saturday at Fort Logan Hospital.

Born Feb. 14, 1918, in Lincoln County, he was the son of the late Gene and Susan Dabney Francis. He was a self-employed
handyman and maintained the clock at the Lincoln County Courthouse for several years.

Survivors include a nephew, Joe Francis of Lexington; and a niece, Barbara Kennedy of Bridgewater, Va.
Pallbearers will be Joe Francis, Edgar Hazlett, Rudolph Kennedy, John Hackley, R.L. Davidson and Robert Booth.

         June 09, 2004 –Wednesday

GOOCH, Samuel H.                                                           D. 05, June 2004

Samuel Howard Gooch Jr., 90, of Mesa, Ariz., formerly of Danville, died Saturday in Mesa.

Born June 10, 1913, in Stanford, he was the son of the late Tim and Virgil Gooch. He was a retired Danville school
employee and barber and a deacon and member of Turnersville Baptist Church. He was the widower of Ethel Goode Gooch.

Survivors include a daughter, Lucille Meaux of Danville; five sons, Leon Gooch of Danville, Frank Gooch of Mesa, Robert
Gooch of Cincinnati, James Gooch of Stanford and Samuel Gooch of Baltimore, Md.; a sister, Lucille Jones of Danville;
22 grandchildren; 19 great-grandchildren; and five great-great-grandchildren.

Services will be 1 p.m. Saturday at First Baptist Church, Second and Walnut streets, by the Rev. Herman Bradshaw.
Burial will be in Turnersville Cemetery.

Visitation will be 6-9 p.m. Friday at Preston-Pruitt Funeral Home and after 10 a.m. Saturday at the church.

 

            June 07, 2004 – Monday

GOOCH, William                                                             D. 06, June 2004

WAYNESBURG - William "Fats" Gooch, 84, of Kings Mountain, died Sunday at Veterans Administration Medical Center.

Born April 26, 1920, in Casey County, he was the son of the late John W. and Mima Elizabeth Rowland Gooch. He was a
retired highline worker and an Army veteran of World War II. He was a member of Veterans of Foreign Wars and IBEW
Union and the widower of Lela Carmicle Gooch.

Survivors include a brother, S.D. Gooch of Kings Mountain; and a sister, Jennie Goodpaster of Waynesburg.

Services will be 11 a.m. Tuesday at Barnett & Demrow Funeral Home by John Dean. Burial will be in K.P. Hall Cemetery.

Pallbearers will be James and Billy Carmicle, Micah Goodpaster, David and Stanley Gooch, and Jody Roberts.

 

      May 1990

GOGGIN, John M. 

John M Goggin, 72, of 1770 Carman Lane, Stanford, died Wednesday, May 9 at the St. Joseph Hospital in Lexington. 

A native of Lincoln County, he was born September 30, 1917 to Harry G. Goggin and Elsie Morris Goggin. 

He was a member of McKendree United Methodist Church, Kentucky Beef Cattle Association, past treasurer Lincoln County
Livestock Improvement Association, a recipient of the Clay Davis Jr. Award for outstanding contribution to the Lincoln
County Feeder Association in 1981. 

He was the widower of Jessie Lawson Goggin.  Survivors include a brother, Robert Goggin, Lexington; one sister, Mrs. James
(Margaret) Ashley, Crestview, FL.; two uncles, Roger Morris, Burlington, NC., and E. C. Goggin, Stanford; and several nieces
and nephews. 

Active pallbearers were Wendell Morris, Bruce Morris, Doc. Norville, Bill Holtzclaw, Steve Ashley and Gene Ashley.  Honorary
pallbearers were Paul Jeffries, David Peek, Paul Napier, David Gooch, Buddy Pence, Dan Grigson, jack Blair, John Maupin,
Morgan Pence, Adam Pence, J. B. Holtzclaw, Wallace Campbell, Lowell Atwood, David Campbell, and Roy Lee Reichenback. 

Funeral services were held Saturday, May 12 at the Fox Funeral Home with Rev. Jim Adams officiating.  Burial was in
Buffalo Springs
Cemetery

Interior Journal

 

         April 21, 2003 – Monday

HARRIS, Millard Allen                                                    d. 19 April 2003

 CRAB ORCHARD -- Services for Millard Allen Harris, 81, of Elm Street will be 10 a.m. Tuesday at McKnight Funeral Home
by Cecil Roundtree. Burial will be in Crab Orchard Cemetery.

He died Saturday at Fort Logan Hospital. Pallbearers will be Randy Adams, Ricky Johnson, Darrell McConnell, Fred Simpson,
Royce Killen and Jay Smith. Honorary pallbearers will be Wayne Speake, Teresa Newcomb, Rick Foley, Bill Ledbetter, Jack
Watts, Toby Brown, and John Sims.

Visitation is after 6 p.m. today. Memorials may go to Crab Orchard Cemetery.

( Believe Millard was b. Dec 04, 1922, is the son of Ollia Allen./from birth index of Lincoln Co. Ky.)

 

 

         May 30, 2004 - Sunday

HERRING, Emma                                                   d. 21 May 2004
CRAB ORCHARD - Emma Little Herring, 78, of Crab Orchard, died Friday at Fort Logan Extended Care in Stanford.

Born Aug. 21, 1925, in Lincoln County, she was the daughter of the late George Little and Susie Baker Little King. She
was the widow of Forest "Slim" Herring. She was a member of Watts Chapel Baptist Church.

Survivors include three sons, Charles Mullins of Crab Orchard, Gary Mullins of Indiana and Tilton Mullins of Oregon;
10 grandchildren; and 11 great-grandchildren.

Services are 2 p.m. today at McKnight Funeral Chapel by Dan Gutenson. Burial will be in Crab Orchard Cemetery.
Pallbearers will be Bill Dyehouse, Jimmy Dyehouse, Johnny Garner, Mike Howard, Chris Savoldi and Michael Mullins.

         May 12, 2004 – Wednesday 

HOLMES, Wanda R.                                                d. 09 May 2004   

CRAB ORCHARD - Services for Wanda Rose Holmes, 63, of West Chester, Ohio, were Tuesday at Vorhis Funeral
Home in Lockland, Ohio. Burial was in Crab Orchard Cemetery.

She died Sunday at her home.

Born July 2, 1940, in Bethelridge, she was the daughter of the late Curtis and Mary Haggard Godbey.

Survivors include her husband, Gary Holmes; a son, Ron Pennington of Cincinnati; a daughter, Monica Pennington of
Cincinnati; a stepson, Clark Holmes of Cincinnati; two brothers, Dacel and Verthel Godbey, both of Cincinnati; and two
sisters, Esteva McAnish and Janet Davis, both of Cincinnati.

 

        June 8, 2004       Danville Advocate Messenger

JACOBS, Daisy K.                                                          d. 06 June 2004

WAYNESBURG - Daisy Ellen Kidd Jacobs, 90, of Waynesburg, died Sunday in Danville.Born Nov. 12, 1913, in Casey County,
she was the daughter of the late William and Mary Gross Atwood. She was the widow of Isaac R. Kidd and Alva Jacobs.

She was a sewing company employee and a member of Double Springs Baptist Church and Lincoln County Senior Citizens Center.

Survivors include a son, Ray Kidd of Monticello; a daughter, Doris Coffey of Waynesburg; a brother, Clyde Atwood of El Paso,
Texas; two sisters, Eulah Haydon of North Highlands, Calif., and Beulah F. Stamper of Cincinnati; eight grandchildren; and
eight great-grandchildren.

Services will be 10 a.m. Wednesday at Double Springs Baptists Church by the Rev. Mark King. Burial will be 1 p.m. Wednesday
at Elk Springs Cemetery in Monticello.

Pallbearers will be Welby Dudy, James and William Coffey, Brian Kidd, Kenneth Mitchell and Ronnie Jones. Visitation is 6-9 p.m.
today at the church.Barnett & Demrow Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.

 

        July 27, 1997 - Sunday

KIDWELL, Georgia M.                                               D. 25, July 1997

STANFORD - Georgia M. Kidwell, 78, of 1700 Boone Road died Friday at her home.
Born July 25, 1919, in Keavy, she was a daughter of the late Lewis and Roetta Karr Melton and widow of Edward Bartley Kidwell.
She was a homemaker and a member of Stanford First Church of God.

Survivors include four sons, Jerry Kidwell and Ira Kidwell, both of Stanford, Johnny Kidwell of Paint Lick and Zack Bennett of
Beckley, W.Va.; four daughters, Joyce Mastin and Wanda Hawley, both of Stanford, Elizabeth June Morgeson of Phoenix, Ariz.,
and Phyllis Herring of Port Orange, Fla.; two sisters, Lydia Gilliam of Stanford and Nancy Lipcomb of Palm Beach, Fla.;
28 grandchildren; 24 great-grandchildren; and four step great-grandchildren.

Services will be 2 p.m. Tuesday at Fox Funeral Home by Paul Bastin. Burial will be in Buffalo Springs Cemetery.
Visitation will be 6-9 p.m. Monday at the funeral home.

 

      June 07, 2004 - Monday

KIRKPATRICK, Glynn A.                                                 D. 06, June 2004

Glynn Adams Kirkpatrick, 70, of Glen Eagle Court, died Sunday at Ephraim McDowell Regional Medical Center.

Born June 1, 1934, in Moreland, he was the son of the late Joe and Estelle Merriman Kirkpatrick. He was a retired salesman
and buyer for Hub Frankel Department Store, a member of First Christian Church and the widower of Billie Ann Vaught Kirkpatrick.

Survivors include a daughter, Charmine Townes of Lexington; three sisters, Maxine Fazioli of Troy, N.Y., Sandra Courtoy of
Venice, Fla., and Pat Burton of Stanford; two brothers, Joe Kirkpatrick of Powell, Tenn., and James Kirkpatrick of Danville;
and two grandchildren.

Services will be 2 p.m. Wednesday at Preston-Pruitt Funeral Home by the Rev. Norman Hagley. Burial will be in Bellevue Cemetery.

 

        May 21, 2004 – Friday  

LAY, Howard                                                                 d. 19 May 2004

LANCASTER - Services for Howard Lay, 61, of Conns Lane, will be 11 a.m. Saturday at Spurlin Funeral Home by Bobby
Brooks. Burial will be in Lancaster Cemetery.

He died Wednesday at Ephraim McDowell Regional Medical Center.

Born May 6, 1943, in Lincoln County, he was the son of the late Howard and Gracie Foley Lay. He was a mason.

Survivors include his wife, Margaret Davis Lay; a son, Dwayne Lay of Lancaster; two daughters, Shelia Greer of Lancaster
and Vicki Carman of Stanford; four sisters, Margie Thomason of Lancaster, Jewell Braley of Crab Orchard, Wanda Fish
of Berea and Elizabeth Cole of Danville; two brothers, Ray Lay of Lancaster and Sheryl Lay of Moreland; and six grandchildren.

Pallbearers will be Danny and Kenny Lay, Justin Carman, Tony Denny, Mark Whiteley, Shannon Thomason, James and Billy Davis.

          May 19, 2004 – Wednesday

LAY, Ruel T.                                                                       d. 18 May 2004

HARRODSBURG - Ruel T. Lay, 86, of Robards Court, died Tuesday at home.

Born Sept. 1, 1917, in Washington County, he was the son of the late Floris and Eva Turner Lay. He was a retired employee
of Corning Glass Works of Harrodsburg and a member of Pioneer Baptist Church.

Survivors include his wife, Virginia Devine Lay; a son, Gary Lay of Harrodsburg; three daughters, Janice Yates, Brenda
Bradford and Sherri Lay, all of Harrodsburg; a stepdaughter, Janice Vaught of Danville; seven grandchildren; a step-grandchild;
and five great-grandchildren.

Services will be 2 p.m. Thursday at Ransdell Funeral Chapel by the Revs. Mike West and Kenneth Whitehouse. Burial will be in
Spring Hill Cemetery
.

Pallbearers will be Don Yates Jr., Dale Yates, Jeff Noel, and Justin, Branden and Chris Lay. Honorary pallbearers are Lawrence
Peavler, Butch Merchant, Marvin Claunch, Marvin Robinson, Truman Curtsinger and Johnny Bailey.

 

             May 21, 2004 – Friday

MASON, Maria                                                                   d. 18 May 2004

Services for Miriam J. Mason, 57, of U.S. 150 East, Stanford, will be 11 a.m. Saturday at Preston-Pruitt Funeral Home 
by the Rev. Clyde Strunk. Burial will be in Spring Hill Cemetery in Harrodsburg.

She died Tuesday at University of Kentucky Chandler Medical Center.

Born Dec. 18, 1946, in Harrodsburg, she was the daughter of Ora Adkinson Johnson of Danville and the late Carl L. 
Johnson. She was a registered nurse with Ephraim McDowell Home Health and a member of Gethsemane Baptist Church.

Survivors include her husband, Howard Mason of Stanford; a stepdaughter, Iris Brockette of Little Rock, Ark.; three 
stepsons, James, William and Joe Mason, all of Little Rock, Ark.; five grandchildren; and five great-grandchildren.  

 

         June 09, 2004

MATTINGLY, Lelia Wright                                       d. 07 Jun 2004

MORELAND - Services for Lelia "Belle" Wright Mattingly, 63, of Danville, formerly of Louisville, will be 11 a.m. Thursday at 
W.L. Pruitt Funeral Home by the Rev. Bobby Potts. Burial will be in Hustonville Cemetery.

She died Monday. Born Nov. 9, 1940, in Lincoln County, she was the daughter of the late Frank Wright and Lula Wright May 
of Danville. She was a housekeeping supervisor, retired from Westminister Terrace Presbyterian Church Home, a member of 
Harris Creek Baptist Church and the widow of Billy Joe Mattingly.

Additional survivors include a son, Frank A. Mattingly of Louisville; two daughters, Lynn Holsclaw of Danville and Debbie 
Hundley of Perryville; three sisters, Sue Gammon and Mary "Cookie" Burger, both of Danville, and Jean Burge of Indiana; 
and five grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by two daughters, Tiesha J. Mattingly and Teresa Sullivan.

Pallbearers will be Kenneth and Gary Rothwell, Cecil Burger, Vance, Kelly and Tim Curtsinger, and Jerry and Troy Gammon. 
Honorary pallbearers are nieces.

   

         May 28, 2004 – Friday

McMANN, Ocolea                                                       d. 27 May 2004

STANFORD - Ocolea "Okie" McMann, 84, of U.S. 150 East, formerly of Highland, died Thursday at the home of her daughter.

Born Sept. 23, 1919, in Pulaski County, she was the daughter of the late Delmer and Bertha Mae Bastin Adams. She was 
a homemaker, a member of Mount Moriah Christian Church and the widow of Clarence E. McMann.

Survivors include a son, Rodney Elkins of Miamisburg, Ohio; a daughter, Tammy M. Dean of Stanford; a sister, Alberta 
Jenkins of Kings Mountain; five grandchildren; and a great-grandchild.

Services will be 1 p.m. Saturday at Mount Moriah Christian Church by John Lowry and Rob Cox. Burial will be in 
Mount Moriah Church Cemetery
.

   

         May 20, 2004 – Thursday

MILLER, Willie                                                              d. 18 May 2004

CRAB ORCHARD - Willie Miller, 88, of Clover Court, Stanford, died Tuesday at Ephraim McDowell Regional Medical Center. 
Born Oct. 29, 1915, in Lincoln County, he was a member of Watts Chapel Baptist Church. He was a former Sunday school 
teacher and deacon of Stanford Baptist and Fair-view Baptist churches.

Survivors include his wife, Vula Padgett Miller and a daughter, Linda Shelton of Crab Orchard.

Services will be 12:30 p.m. Friday at McKnight Funeral Home by Dan Gutenson. Burial will be in Camp Nelson National Cemetery.  

 

          April 22, 2003

MIRACLE, Roger                                                       d. 15 April 2003

 STANFORD -- Roger Miracle, 42, of Ogden, Utah, died April 15 at his home. Born Sept. 28, 1960, in Odgen, he was the son of 
Rexford and Ellen Ewer Miracle of Stanford. 

He attended Lincoln County High School and Eastern Kentucky University. He was a plumber and a member of Plumbers and 
Steam Fitters Union Local 348. 

Other survivors include his wife, Elizabeth Miracle; two brothers, Greg Miracle of Newport, Tenn., and Dustin Miracle of 
Stanford; three sisters, Margarette Roark, Rexene Fair and Donna K. Saylor, all of Stanford; and grandmother, Donna 
Ewer of Ogden. Services will be 2 p.m. Friday at Fox Funeral Home by the Rev. Stewart Dawson. Burial will be in the 
Miracle-Gerkey family cemetery.  

 

            May 16, 2004 – Sunday

MITCHELL, Amos                                            d. 14 May 2004

SCIENCE HILL - Amos Mitchell, 69, of Waynesburg, died Friday at home. Born Feb. 23, 1935, he was the son of Edward and 
Zula Padgett Mitchell. 

He was a retired roofer and a member of Blue Lick Baptist Church.

Survivors include his wife, Joyce Hamm Mitchell; three sons, Michael W. Mitchell of Harrison, Ohio, Robert and Rodney Floyd, 
both of Stanford; two daughters, Dena F. Luttrell of Lawrenceburg, Ind., and Kathy Floyd of Stanford; two brothers, Kenneth 
Mitchell of Waynesburg and Edward Mitchell of Cincinnati; three sisters, Helen Hamilton of Science Hill, Edith Cooper of 
Cincinnati and Barbara Mullins of South Carolina; 11 grandchildren; and one great-granchild.

He was preceded in death by his first wife, Jewell Mitchell; a son, Richard L. Mitchell; and a grandson, Timmy Mitchell.

Services are 2 p.m. today at Morris & Hislope Funeral Home in Science Hill by Wayne Stephens. Burial will be in 
Double Springs Cemetery
in Waynesburg.  

         April 6, 2003 – Sunday

MULLINS, Karen Griffin                                                      d. 03 April 2003

SCIENCE HILL -- Karen Mullins, 58, of Rialto, Calif., formerly of Eubank, died Thursday at Lake Cumberland Regional Hospital. 
Born July 21, 1944, she was the daughter of Leon Griffin, of Eubank, and the late Pauline Bryant Griffin. She was a homemaker. 

Survivors include her husband, Fred Mullins; two sons, Scott Mullins of New Port, Ore. and Jason Mullins of Rialto, Calif.; 
two brothers, Eddie Griffin of Somerset and David Griffin of Eubank; two sisters, Brenda Leach of Waynesburg and Linda 
Smith of St. Louis, Mo.; one grandchild. Services will be 11 a.m. Monday at Morris & Hislope Funeral Home by David Bullock. 
Burial will be in Lakeside Memorial Gardens.  

 

            May 21, 2004 - Friday

NAYLOR, Rachel A.                                                      d. 18 May 2004

STANFORD - Services for Rachel Atkins Naylor, 34, of Somerset Road, Waynesburg, are 2 p.m. today at Fox Funeral Home 
by Rick Naylor. Burial will be in Buffalo Springs Cemetery.

She died Tuesday at her home.

Born July 26, 1969, in Lincoln County, she was the daughter of the late Earl "Hoot" and Sally L. Sears Atkins. She was an 
employee of Hitachi Automotive Products USA in Harrodsburg.

Survivors include her husband, Eddie Naylor; a son, Eric Atkins; six brothers, Earl Atkins Jr. of Waynesburg, Scotty and Jeff 
Atkins, both of Stanford, Gary Atkins of Rockingham, N.C., and Timmy Atkins of Naples, Fla.; a sister, Belinda Luttrell of 
Kings Mountain; and two grandchildren.

Pallbearers will be Scott, John, Bruce and Tony Atkins, Michael Turner and Chris Carmichael.  

 

           May 17, 2004 – Monday

NAPIER, Raymond                                         d. 15 May 2004

LANCASTER - Raymond Napier, 76, of Harmons Lick, died Saturday at Berea Community Hospital.

Born March 30, 1928, in Garrard County, he was the son of the late Robert and Lena Lafevers Napier. 
He was a retired farmer.

Survivors include his wife, Nora Tankersley Napier; two sons, Terry Napier and Earl Napier, both of Harmons Lick; five 
daughters, Brenda Ratliff of Harmons Lick, Debbie Saylor and Norma Hopkins, both of Lincoln County, Catherine Young 
of Danville, and Sheila Napier of Stanford; two brothers, Robert "Boonie" Napier of Harmons Lick and Lee Napier of Berea; 
and eight grandchildren.

Services will be 11 a.m. Tuesday at Spurlin Funeral Home by James Tyra. Burial will be in Napier Cemetery.  

 

        January  27, 2004 – Tuesday

PETREY, Alma L.P.                                                      D. 23 January 2004

CRAB ORCHARD - Alma Lurlene Powers Petrey, 83, of Reynolds Road, died Friday at home.

Born Sept. 28, 1920, in Dixson County, Va., she was a daughter of the late Emory and Celeste Lane Powers. She was the
 widow of Chester Earl Petrey  Sr. and also was preceded in death by a daughter, Wilma Jean Mink.

She was a member of Liberty Baptist Church and a homemaker.

Survivors include seven sons, William Arville "Tommy” Petrey of Clarksville, Ohio, Bobby Lee Petrey of Lockland, Ohio, 
Leroy Petrey  of Stanford, Chester Earl "C.J” Petrey  Jr. of Lancaster, and Dallas Ray Petrey , Jerry Lynn Petrey and 
Johnny Allen Petrey, all of Crab Orchard; two daughters, Joyce Ann Brown of Crab Orchard and Ina Mae Elder of 
Stanford; five sisters, Nellie Brown of Goshen, Ohio, Dorothy Rowe, of Sevina, Ohio, Lydia Rogers of Mount Vernon, 
Juanita Godbey of Stanford and Annette Bussell of Brodhead; three brothers, Ishmeal Powers of Mason, Ohio, and 
William E. and J.B. Powers, both of Crab Orchard; 24 grandchildren, 30 great-grandchildren and a great-great-granddaughter.

Services will be 1 p.m. Monday at Liberty Baptist Church, Ky. 328, by Cecil Roundtree. Burial will be in Liberty Baptist Church Cemetery.

Pallbearers will be Tommy, Bobby, Leroy, Dallas, C.J., Jerry and Johnny Petrey.

Visitation is after 4 p.m. today at McKnight Funeral Home, and after 10 a.m. Monday at Liberty Baptist Church.

   

          May 16, 2004 – Sunday

PLUMMER, Edna                                                    d. 14 May 2004

CRAB ORCHARD - Edna Mae Bailey Plummer, 80, of Campbellsville, died Friday at St. Joseph Hospice Care in Lexington.

Born Aug. 6, 1923, in Brodhead, she was the daughter of the late Delver and Mary Brock Bailey. She was the widow of 
Raymond Plummer.

Survivors include five daughters, Geraldine Akin of Campbellsville, Mary E. Singleton, Carolyn Petrey, Betty Petrey and 
Londa Ramey, all of Crab Orchard; two sons, Harold Singleton of Crab Orchard and Ronald Singleton of Pensacola, Fla.; 
four sisters, Doris Denney of Crab Orchard, Faye Weigand of Ft. Myers, Fla., Betty Johnson and Sue Wilson, both of 
Amherst, Ohio; 14 grandchildren; and 18 great-grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by two sons, Jim Petrey and Bobby Bailey; and a daughter, Belinda Petrey.

Services will be 11 a.m. Wednesday at McKnight Funeral Home by Dan Gutenson. Burial will be in Negro Creek Cemetery  
in Brodhead.  

 

        May 21, 2004 – Friday

RICHARDSON, Frank                                                d. 19 May 2004

WAYNESBURG - Services for Frank Richardson, 66, of Tolley Road, will be 2 p.m. Sunday at Pleasant View Baptist 
Church by Aaron Hogue. Burial will be in Parlor Grove Cemetery. He died Wednesday.

Born Sept. 5, 1937, in Perry County, he was the son of the late Luther S. Richardson and Jenny Bell Gum. He was a 
maintenance worker with McKechnie Vehicle Co. and a member of Pleasant View Baptist Church.

Survivors include his wife, Anita Tolley Richardson; a son, Greg Richardson of Waynesburg; a daughter, Ruth Ann Mink of 
Lancaster; a brother, Adrian Richardson of Kings Mountain; three sisters, Viola Olinger of Vadahlia, Ohio, Betty Hatter of 
Cincinnati and Juanita Gourley of Kings Mountain; and a granddaughter. He was preceded in death by a daughter, Karen J. 
Richardson.

Pallbearers will be Joe Leach, Loren Simpson, Kenny Jacobs, Herman Cornett, Charles Holtzclaw and Leroy Goetz.  

 

          May 21, 2004 – Friday

ROBBINS, Gary D.                                                       d. 20 May 2004

STANFORD - Gary Dean Robbins, 58, of Neals Creek Road, died Thursday at Fort Logan Hospital.

Born Sept. 6, 1945, in Frankfort, he was a son of the late Williams P. and Dessie Lee Miracle Robbins. He was a carpenter 
and a member of Willow Grove Baptist Church.

Survivors include his wife, Shirley Lanigan Robbins; a son, Richy Dean Robbins of Stanford; a daughter, Wendy Machelle 
Nevels of Junction City; three brothers, William J. Robbins of Lexington, and Paul E. and Donnie E. Robbins, both of Stanford; 
and three sisters, Mary Lou Kirkpatrick, Betty Jo Cook and Pat Davidson, all of Stanford.

Services will be 2 p.m. Sunday at Willow Grove Baptist Church by the Revs. Brad King, Chester Cornett and Gary King. 
Burial will be in Robbins Cemetery.

Active pallbearers will be Danny Cook, Jamie Henderson, Powell Martin, Jack Hazlett, Bill Snyder, Don Houp, Gerald 
Henderson and Dwayne Miracle.  

 

        May 28, 2004 - Friday

ROBERTSON, Alta M.                                        d. 25 May, 2004

WAYNESBURG - Services for Alta Marie Robertson, 88, of Somerset Road, will be 2 p.m. Saturday at Locust Grove 
Baptist Church by John Dean, Vincent Carman and Mike Mullins. Burial will be in K.P. Hall Cemetery.

She died Tuesday at her home.

Pallbearers will be Dwight, Douglas and Dewayne Wahl, Jim and Patrick Helm and Bruce Mullins. Honorary pallbearers 
are Lilburn Foley, William Robertson, Dexter Wahl, J.C. Sowers, John Peek, S.D. Gooch, Vernon Carman and Keith Mullins.

Visitation is 6-9 p.m. today at Barnett & Demrow Funeral Home and after 11 a.m. Saturday at the church

 

    

       May 17, 2004 – Monday

RODGERS, Karen F.                                              d. 15 May 2004

CRAB ORCHARD - Karen Lynn Farris Rodgers, 44, of Fort Walton Beach, Fla., died Saturday in Lexington.

Born Oct. 15, 1959, in Lexington, she was the daughter of Janice Mize Jesse of Lexington and the late Jesse H. Farris. She 
was a a graduate of Bryan Station High School in Lexington and Christian Life School of Theology in Florida. She was a 
member of Abundant Life Church in Fort Walton Beach.

Other survivors include her husband, Richard C. Rodgers; a daughter, Hollie S. McCallough of Fort Walton Beach; three 
sons, Noah M. Rodgers, Nathan Conrad and Elijah J. Rodgers, all of Fort Walton Beach; two sisters, Katrina Gjuraj of 
Lakeland, Fla., and Kimberly Schamberger of Las Vegas, Nev.

Services will be 2 p.m. Tuesday at Ottawa Baptist Church by Dan Gutenson and Jim Craig. Burial will be in the 
church cemetery.  

 

        Feb. 04, 1999 - Thursday

ROMERO, Zola D.                                                            d. 03 Feb. 1999

CRAB ORCHARD - Zola Davidson Romero, 62, of Broughtontown, died Wednesday at her home after a long illness.
Born Dec. 19, 1936, in Hazard, she was a daughter of the late Dan and Stella Hoskins Davidson. She was a homemaker.

Survivors include her husband, Tony Romero of Waynesburg; two daughters, Debra Salvador of Spencer, Okla., and 
Theresa Middleton of Broughtontown; three sisters, Pauline Crawford of Crothersville, Ind., Marie Eng and Thelma 
Yandric, both of Las Vegas, Nev.; three brothers, Alfred Davidson of Campbellsville, Rex Davidson of Arcadia, Ill, and 
Harrison Davidson of Silver Springs, Md.; eight grandchildren; and five great-grandchildren.

Services will be 1 p.m. Saturday at Parlor Grove Baptist Church, Waynesburg, by Mike Mullins. Burial will be in 
Friendship Baptist Church Cemetery. 
Visitation is 6-9 p.m. Friday and after 8 a.m. Saturday at the church.McKnight-Martin 
Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.

 

 

           8 Apr 2003 – Tuesday

SMITH, Euphemia Mae                                                        d. 07 Apr 2003

 WAYNESBURG -- Euphemia Mae Smith, 76, of Eubank died Monday at Britthaven nursing home in Somerset. Born 
Aug. 19, 1926, in Lincoln County, she was the daughter of the late Rufus D. and Nettie Barnett Stonecypher. She was a 
bookkeeper and secretary, a member of the Baptist church and the widow of Jim Smith. 

Survivors include two aunts, Blanche White of Waynesburg and Katherine May of Eubank; and a guardian, Sue Hubble of 
Eubank. 

Services will be 11 a.m. Wednesday at Barnett & Demrow Funeral Home by Vola Brown.

 

 

            11 May 2003 – Sunday

STRATTON, Nonnie Lusk                                               d. 08 May 2003

 LAWRENCEBURG -- Nonnie Lusk Stratton, 75, of St. Ann Drive, Lexington, died Thursday at Hospice Care Center in 
Lexington. Born March 27, 1928, in Stanford, she was the daughter of the late William and Sally Parsons Lusk. 

She was a real estate agent and a housewife, a member of Lafayette Christian Church in Lexington and a 1946 graduate of 
Crab Orchard High School. 

Survivors include her husband, Charles N. Stratton; a daughter, Pamelia Sue Stratton of Philadelphia, Pa.; a son, Dr. Michael 
W. Stratton of Orange Park, Fla.; two sisters, Alice Gill of Louisville and Dorothy Wooldridge of Danville; and two grandchildren. 
Services will 3 p.m. Monday at Gash Memorial Chapel in Lawrenceburg by the Rev. Robert Shaw. 

Burial will be in Lawrenceburg Cemetery.

 

 

     19  March 1970:  Thursday,  Interior Journal

TARKINGTON, Maud Stone                                D. 17, March 1970

MRS. J. S. TARKINGTON SUCCUMBS TUESDAY AFTER LONG ILLNESS
Mrs. Maud Stone Tarkington 77, Stanford, died Tuesday at 5:30 a.m. at St. Joseph Hospital Lexington, after a long illness.
She was a native of Lincoln County and a member of the Stanford Christian Church.

She is survived by her husband, Mr. J.S. Tarkington, Stanford; three daughters, Mrs. Lula Dean Mossman, Dayton ,Ohio; 
Mrs. Joan Schrampfer, Marietta, Ga., and Mrs. Sudell Schmitt Bristol, Conn.; 11 grandchildren and a great grandson.

Services will be conducted today at 2:30 p.m. at the Beazley and Raney Funeral Home by the Rev. Richard Harris.
Burial will be in the Buffalo Springs Cemetery.

Pallbearers will be Jon Mark Schrampfer, James Allen Schrampfer, Julian Moore, Boyd Johnson, Dr. Charles Tarkington and 
David Johnson.

Arrangements are being handled by Beazley and Raney Funeral Home.


             16 Apr 2003 - Wednesday

VAUGHT, Wade                                                            d. 15 Apr 2003

LANCASTER -- Services for Wade Vaught, 70, of Crab Orchard Street will be 2 p.m. Friday at Spurlin Funeral Home by 
the Revs. Daryl Hodge, Don Hatton and David Young. Burial will be in Lancaster Cemetery. He died Tuesday at Garrard 
County Memorial Hospital. Born March 19, 1933, in Lincoln County, he was the son of the late Robert S. and Lily Wade 
Vaught. 

He was a master auto body repairman for 40 years and a member of Lancaster Nazarene Church. He served in the Army 
during the Korean War. 

Survivors include his wife, Almedia Bolton Vaught; a daughter, Monica Vaught West of Lancaster; a sister, Margaret Wade 
Teater of Stanford; and a grandchild.

 

 

           May 21, 2004 – Friday

WATSON, Larry D.                                                          d. 20 May 2004

CRAB ORCHARD - Services for Larry Dale Watson, 53, of Crab Orchard, will be 2 p.m. Saturday at the McKnight Funeral 
Home Chapel by Gerald Carter. Burial will be in Mount Zion Church of Christ Cemetery.

He died Thursday at his home. Born June 3, 1950 in Lincoln County, he was the son of Leslie Watson and the late Jewell Brown 
Watson. He worked as a welder for Mathews Conveyor in Danville and was a member of Willow Grove Baptist Church.

Other survivors include two sons, Jason Watson of Lexington and Kevin Watson of Stanford; two brothers, Hershel Watson of 
Crab Orchard and Daryl Watson of Nicholasville; and two grandchildren.

Pallbearers will include Ray Brown, Billy Griffin, Mike Yankey, Travis Watson, Jesse Manning and Clay Smith. Visitation is 
after 5:30 p.m. today at McKnight Funeral Home.  

 

           Feb 04, 1999 – Thursday                     

WESTERFIELD, Nancy L.                                                       d. 02 Feb. 1999
Nancy L. Westerfield, 73, of Indianapolis, Ind., died there Tuesday. 

Born July 21, 1925, in Stanford, she was a daughter of the late James A. and Bessie Harris Pendygraft. She was a homemaker, 
a former security guard and a member of South Keystone Church of Christ. She was the widow of Forrest Westerfield.

Survivors include a daughter, Deborah Kammerer of Indianapolis; a sister, Stella Crews of Arizona; five grandchildren; 
six great-grandchildren; and two great-great-grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by a daughter, Wanda Heichelbech, and a son, Gerald Westerfield.

Services will be 1 p.m. Saturday at Preston-Pruitt Funeral Home. Burial will be in Parksville Cemetery.  

 

        May 21, 2004 – Friday

 WILKINSON, Robert M.                                                  d. 18 May 2004

Robert Mitchell Wilkinson, 54, of Blue Lick Road, Stanford, died Tuesday at his home.

Born May 13, 1950, in Lincoln County, he was the son of Alene Wilkinson of Stanford and the late Jody Louis Wilkinson. 
He was employed by Matsushita.

Survivors include his wife, Viola Wilkinson; three daughters, Michael L. Wilkinson, Chelisa Hocker and Ladon Hocker, all 
of Stanford; a son, Robert M. Wilkinson; five brothers, Henry Wilkinson of Fort Leonard Wood, Mo., Gregory Wilkinson 
of Grandview, Mo., Victor Wilkinson, James Wilkinson and and Marlin Wilkinson, all of Stanford; three sisters, Mary Routt, 
Elishia Wilkinson and Jeanne Wilkinson, all of Stanford; and three grandchildren.

Services will be 1 p.m. Saturday at Bethel African Methodist Episcopal Church by the Rev. Jerry Wilkinson. Burial will be in 
Goode Cemetery.  

 

        June 06, 2004 - Sunday

WOODS, James L.                                             D. 04 June, 2004

James L. Woods, 73, of North Moreland Place, Moreland, died Friday at his residence.

Born Oct. 28, 1930, in Cedar Creek, Lincoln County, he was the son of the late James E. & Clara B. Redeter Woods. He was 
the widower of Barbara Chambers Woods.

He was a member of Herrington Lake Pentecostal Church and the senior citizens of Stanford.  He was a heavy equipment operator 
for Danville Construction Company.

Survivors include a daughter, Margie Warner of Perryville; and five granchildren.  He was preceded in death by a daughter, 
Bernadina Sanders.

Services are 1 p.m. today at Stith Funeral Home by the Rev. Steve VanHook. Burial will be in Buffalo Springs Cemetery.

Pallbearers will be Tony Griffin, Alan Shepherd, Ronnie Polson, Benny Burchett, Bill Bowden, Chuck Bowden, Jim Disney and 
Gary Woods.

   

         May 28, 2004  - Friday

YOUNG, Clyde                                                          d. 26 May 2004

STANFORD - Services for E. Clyde Young, 89, of Stanford, will be 11 a.m. Saturday at Stanford Baptist Church by the Rev. 
Max Hester. Burial will be in Danville Memorial Gardens.

He died Wednesday at St. Joseph Hospital East in Lexington.

Born April 23, 1915, in Lincoln County, he was the son of the late Lucien S. Young and Susie P. Mulinix. He was a Kentucky 
Utilities service manager in Stanford for 44 years, and a member of Stanford Baptist Church where he was deacon emeritus. 
He was an Army Air Corps veteran of World War II, having been stationed in Guam.

Survivors include his wife, Frances Young; a son, Bradley C. Young of Nicholasville; a daughter, Marsha Jackson of Louisville; 
a brother, Ollie Young of Danville; two sisters, Betty Metcalf of Lancaster and Mildred Gaffney of Berea; and four grandchildren.

Pallbearers are deacons of Stanford Baptist Church. Honorary pallbearers are Joe Kernen, Jack Johnson, David Pettus, Glen Wiles, 
Gabe Gabriel, Brad Currey, Calvin Denham and T.D. Irvin.