Lincoln County, Ky Obituaries File #17
Carole French DiSanto
Benjamin Harrison Jr.
Benjamin Harrison Auxier
Jr., age 72, of Stanford, Kentucky died Tuesday, December 15, 1998, at Central
Hospital in Lexington, Kentucky.
He was a self-employed
piano and organ technician and a gunsmith. He was a member of the Danville
Church. Ben was born on November 6, 1926 in Pikeville, Kentucky, the son of Benjamin Harrison Auxier Sr. and
Roberta Gaines. He was the grandson of Samuel Buchanan Auxier and Levina Webb, the great grandson of John
Brown Auxier and Mary Ann Tilsey Grayson and the 2nd great grandson of Samuel Auxier II and Rebecca Phillips.
He was preceded in death
by a son, Joseph Kelly McCubbins Auxier, who died in infancy. He is survived by
ex-wife, Margaret Edmonds Auxier, two sons, Benjamin Auxier III and George Daniel Auxier, a daughter, Roberta,
one sister, four grandchildren and two great grandchildren.
16, 1998 - Monday
14 Nov, 1998
MORELAND, James Baker, 92, of Moreland, died Saturday at Fort Logan Hospital, Stanford.
Born July 26, 1906, in Lincoln County, he was a son of Christopher and Alice Haley Baker. He was a retired
security guard for Vance Security and a member of Moreland Christian Church.
Survivors include his wife, Opal Price Baker; a son, James Baker Jr. of Camp Verde, Ariz.; a brother, John
Baker of Harrodsburg; two grandchildren; and three great-grandchildren.
Services will be 2 p.m. Tuesday at W.L. Pruitt Funeral Home by the Rev. David Smith. Burial will be in Hustonville
Pallbearers will be Jim Kelley, Dale Smith, Elwood Brown, Charles Bolling, Vaudie Griffin and Jimmy Chelf.
-- Services for James Allen Baker, 86, of Moreland, will be 2 p.m. Tuesday at
W.L. Pruitt Funeral
Home by the Revs. Greg Nimmo and David Smith. Burial will be in Hustonville Cemetery. He died Saturday at his
home. Born March 26, 1919, in Moreland, he was the son of the late Willie and Ethel Pearl Merriman Baker. He
was co-owner and operator of Baker Brothers Contracting in Danville for 20 years. He was a 1935 graduate of
Moreland High School where he played five years on the football, basketball and baseball teams. He was a Kentucky
Colonel. He was a member of the Masonic Lodge, served as past master of Hustonville Lodge 184, and belonged to
the chapter and council of Danville's Masonic Lodge.
include his wife, Lois Jean Sims Baker of Moreland; a daughter, Sue Baker Peek
of Moreland; and a
great-granddaughter whom he raised, Amy Sharp of Moreland; three grandchildren; and seven great-grandchildren.
Pallbearers will be Bowen, Bo and Tyler McGuffey, Jim Peek, Willie Sharp, Earl Baker, Glen Chadwell and Otha
Atwood. Honorary pallbearers are Charles Brown, Carlos Clem, Elmer Crowe Jr., Robert Reid, Haskel Wesley,
Bob and Jesse Wilson, and Jimmy Chelf.
May 9, 2003
-- Services for Lois Jean Sims Baker, 86, of Moreland will be 2 p.m. Saturday at
Funeral Home by the Revs. Greg Nimmo and David Smith. Burial will be in Hustonville Cemetery. She died
Wednesday at Ephraim McDowell Regional Medical Center. Pallbearers will be Jim Peek, Bowen, Bo and
Tyler McGuffey, Earl and Willie Baker, Larry Knouse and Otha Atwood.
November 20, 2001 Tuesday
Ida Bolin d.
19 Nov 2001
-- Ida Bolin Berkes, 90, of Lexington died Monday. Born April, 18, 1911, in
Perry County, she
was a daughter of the late Elijah and Martha Bolin. She was a retired teacher and the widow of Hugo Berke.
Survivors include a brother, E.J. Bolin; three sisters, Opal Gooch of Lexington, Faye Russell of Stanford and
Ethel Bolin of Nicholasville. Services will be 1 p.m. Wednesday at Pruitt's Funeral Home, Alexandria Drive.
Burial will be in Buffalo Springs Cemetery, Stanford.
July 11, 2002 Thursday
d. 10 July 2002
Louis , 83, of Waynesburg were held
Post 18 of Stanford. He died Wednesday at his home.
Witten, with military rites by Caswell Saufley American
Saturday atImmanuel Lutheran Cemetery by the Rev. David
Post 18 of Stanford. He died Wednesday at his home.
August 10, 2004 - Monday
Grace W. d.
09 Aug 2004
- Services for Grace Wall Bradley, 81, of Perryville Street, Harrodsburg, will
be 10 a.m. Wednesday at
Wilder Funeral Home by the Rev. Keith Weldon and Jack Geurin. Burial will be in Hillcrest Cemetery.
at her home.
Dec. 11, 1922, in Casey County, she was the daughter of the late Elmer and
Florence Gooch Wall.
She was a
certified nurses aid at James B. Haggin Memorial Hospital for 20 years and a member of Benton Baptist Church where
she taught Sunday school for many years.
include her husband, Billy Bradley; a son, Donald Salyers of Crab Orchard; two
daughters, Juanita Hamner
of Harrodsburg and Betty G. Whittaker of Hustonville; four sisters, Nellie Phillips of Kings Mountain, Jewell Salyers
and Jean Salyers, both of Hustonville, and Ruth Smith of Lancaster; a stepsister, Mae Betts of Danville; five grandchildren;
and 12 great-grandchildren.
will be William Beedy, Scott and Eric Hamner, Shane Whittaker, David Fields and
Eugene Bradley. Honorary
pallbearer is Bryan Salyers.
May 26, 1998 Tuesday
CARMAN, Lina Campbell d.
24 May 1998
WAYNESBURG - Lina Campbell Carman, 93, of Kings Mountain, died Sunday at Ephraim McDowell Regional Medical
Born Jan. 16, 1905, in Casey County, she was a daughter of the late Millard and Pricilla Falconbery Campbell. She was a
homemaker, a member of Walltown Christian Church and the widow of Manford Carman.
Survivors include three daughters, Pauline Snow and Wilma McQueen, both of Kings Mountain, and Hazel Gambrel of Amelia,
Ohio; four grandchildren; five great-grandchildren; and a great-great-grandchild. She was preceded in death by a daughter,
Services will be 1 p.m. Wednesday at Barnett & Demrow Funeral Home by the Rev. Steven Willingham. Burial will be in
KP Hall Cemetery, Kings Mountain. Visitation is 6-9 p.m. today.
Memorials may go to Falconbery Cemetery Fund or favorite charity.
July 15, 1998 - Wednesday
CASEY, IRENE , 78 Irene Gaddis Casey of Bloomington ILL died Thursday July 2,1998. She
was 78 years old. Born in Lincoln County on June 13 1920, she was a daughter of the
late John and Julia E Sutherland Conder.
Survivors, husband, Murrel Casey; daughter, Janet Cottier of Normal;
step/daus, Jeannie Gaddis, Margie Casey, Paula Arreola and Julie Casey all
of Bloomington sons, Earl Gaddis of Oaklahoma, Howard Gaddis, Frank
Gaddis both of Bloomington Michael Gaddis, Glenn Gaddis both of Normal,
Gary Gaddis of Alabama; step/sons, Hal Casey,Dennis Casey both of
Bloomington; sisters, Alice Crow of Bloomington and Julia Griffitts of
Galesburg ILL; brothers, J.T.Rice, Charles Rice,Kelly Rice,Paul Rice,
Dwain Rice, Billy Rice, and James Condor all of Kentucky; step/brothers,
Roy Rice and Sam Rice both of Kentucky. Preceded in death by, first
husband, Earl Gaddis.
August 13, 2004 Friday
Cecil D. D. 11, August 2004
- Services for Cecil Doyle Davis, 73, of Stanford, formerly of Kings Mountain,
will be 1 p.m. Saturday
}at Barnett & Demrow Funeral Home. He died Wednesday at his home.
May 14, 1931, in Overton County, Tenn., he was the son of the late John and
Eliza Allen Davis.
include his wife, Pauline Coleman Davis; four sons, Doyle and Joel Davis, both
of Stanford, George Davis of
Eubank and Greg Davis of Waynesburg; three daughters, Kim Phillips of Stanford, Judy Jenkins of Waynesburg and Nieta
Taylor of Kings Mountain; a brother, Rufus Davis of Dayton, Ohio; two sisters, Clema Shea of Tennessee and Nancy
Stevens of Eubank; 16 grandchildren; and 20 great-grandchildren.
will be Roscoe Taylor, Keith Jenkins, Robbie Phillips, Anthony Sims, Donnie
Reynolds and Donald Stringer.
Feb 16, 1999 - Tuesday
15 Feb 1999
MORELAND - Curtis Edwards, 76, of Stanford, died Monday at Ephraim McDowell Regional Medical Center.
Born Dec. 20, 1922, in Birch Leaf, Va., he was a son of the late Bruce and Aley Hay Edwards. He was a retired steel
worker and custodian of the Boyle County Health Department. He was an Army veteran of World War II and a member
of American Legion Post 46 and Junction City Christian Church.
Survivors include his wife, Margaret Green Edwards; three daughters, Judy Leamon of Stanford, Rhonda Edwards of Princeton,
N.J., and Lecia Hurt of Junction City; a brother, Garman Edwards of Birch Leaf; six grandchildren; and two great-grandchildren.
Services will be 2 p.m. Wednesday at W.L. Pruitt Funeral Home by the Rev. John Rasel. Burial will be in Parksville Cemetery.
Pallbearers will be Billy, Richard, Kermet and Darrell Green, Ron Mooney and Carl Sinkhorn.
Honorary pallbearers are grandchildren.
Visitation is after 4 p.m. today.
September 01, 1996 - Sunday
W. Crawford d.
30 Aug 1996
MORELAND - Ruby W. Crawford Gaines, 75, of Bonta Lane, Junction City, died Friday at Ephraim McDowell Regional
Medical Center, Danville, after an illness.
Born Nov. 9, 1920, she was the daughter of the late Will and Louan Crawford. She was a member of the Nazarene church
and had been employed by Kentucky State Hospital until she retired. She was predeceased by a son, Howard Crawford "H.C."
Gaines and a daughter, Patricia Wilson.
Survivors include her husband, Howard W. Gaines; a son, Tom Gaines of Lawrenceburg; two daughters, Hallie Graham of
Danville and Barbara Sheperson of Perryville; a brother, James Crawford of Stanford; 15 grandchildren; and 10 great-grandchildren.
The funeral will be held at 2 p.m. Tuesday at W.L. Pruitt Funeral Home by the Lts. Stephen and Shelley Hood and the Rev. John
Lane. Burial will be in Junction City Cemetery.
Pallbearers will be Dale and Bryan Sheperson; Greg, Shawn and Kevin Gaines and Jimmy Wilson. Honorary pallbearers will be
James Rice Crawford, Barnell Vanhook, Ernest Neal, Shirley Lynn and Anna Lutes. Memorials are suggested to the Salvation
Army or a favorite charity.
Sept 14, 2004 Tuesday
11 Sept, 2004
- Services for Anna Garrison, 86, of Waynesburg, were today at Double Springs
Baptist Church by the Rev.
Mark King. Burial was in Double Springs Cemetery.
April 21, 1918, in Mount Clemens, Mich., she was the daughter of the late Joseph
and Catherine Williams Bendert. She
was a homemaker, retired farmer and the widow of Marion Bud Garrison.
include a daughter, Lonnie King of Lancaster; three grandchildren; and three
were Jim, Everett, Ted, Laddie, David and Jimmy Garrison and Byron Crawford.
Honorary pallbearers are members
of Waynesburg Red Hat Society. Barnett & Demrow Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.
Oct 03, 2004 Sunday
HALE, Robert E. d.
30 Sept 2004
- Services for Robert E. Hale, 69, of Lawrenceburg, formerly of Harrodsburg, are
2 p.m. today at Ransdell
Funeral Chapel by Paul Readnour. Burial will be in Spring Hill Cemetery with military rites.
died Thursday at his home.
July 27, 1935, in Lincoln County, he was the son of the late Monte Lee and Alla
Mae Wells Hale.
was an Army veteran, having served in the Korean and Vietnam. He was a member of
Disabled American Veterans,
American Legion and VFW,
include his wife, Virginia Brown Hale; three sons, Robert E. Hale II of Lebanon,
Ricky Hale of Danville and David
Hale of Virginia Beach, Va.; three daughters, Gayle Adkins and Lisa Brown, both of Danville, and Becky Helton of Harrodsburg;
a brother, James L. Hale of Stanford; five sisters, Roberta Martin and Janie Cook, both of Indianapolis, Ind., and Alberta Woods,
Lucille Griffin and Virginia Hale, all of Stanford; 11 grandchildren and two great grandchildren.
was preceded in death by a son, Greg Hale, and a daughter, Donna Rice.
Pallbearers will be Charlie Wood, Colby Grider,
Rodney Brown, Mark Brown, Randall Hale and Josh Hale. Honorary pallbearers will be Anthony Layer, Ken Helton, Chuck
Adkins and Jeremy Brown.
Sept 14, 2004 Tuesday
Mattie Graham d.
Sept 12, 2004
Services for Mattie Graham Hammons, 82,
formerly of Harding Street, will be 2 p.m. Wednesday at Preston-Pruitt Funeral
by the Rev. Mark East. Burial will be in Bellevue Cemetery.
died Sunday in Richmond.
March 18, 1922, in Garrard County, she was the daughter of the late Millard and
Betty Cheatam Graham. She was a retired
employee of Palm Beach Co. and a member of Danville Church of the Nazarene. She was the widow of Paul Hammons.
include three sisters, Bessie Mahan of Nicholasville and Anna B. Graham and Emma
D. Shearin, both of Indianapolis, Ind.;
and three brothers, Lee Graham of Hustonville, Millard Graham Jr. of Lancaster and A.J. Graham of Nicholasville.
will be Michael Graham, Wayne Malone, Richard Walker, Tommy Bowen, Eric Lewis
and Cecil Dulsworth.
Feb 27, 1998 - Friday
HILLS, Robert A. d.
26 Feb 1998
WAYNESBURG - Services for Robert A. ``Bob'' Hills, 51, of Louisville, will be 2 p.m. Saturday at Barnett & Demrow Funeral
Home by Roger Gibson and Emory Caudill. Burial will be in Friendship Cemetery, Ellison Ridge.
A memorial service will be 2 p.m. Sunday at Christ Evangelical Lutheran Church, Louisville.
He died Thursday in Louisville.
Born Jan. 8, 1947, in Fort Hood, Texas, he was a son of Alan R. Hills of Louisville and the late Nita Young Hills. He was a
salesman for Royal Crown Cola for 29 years and a member of Christ Evangelical Lutheran Church and the Late Great Chevy Club.
Other survivors include his wife, Virginia Hills; two brothers, Tom and Jerry Hills of Louisville; and two sisters, Carol Hales of
Canton, Ohio, and Janie Smith of Atlanta, Ga.
Pallbearers will be Tim Davis, Larry Wilson, Mike Quinn, Tom Beck, Jerry Hills and Tom Hills.
Visitation is 6-9 p.m. today at Barnett and Demrow Funeral Home.
August 05, 2004
IVY, Willis Keith d. 03 Aug 2004
- Services for Willis Keith Ivy, 39, of Dunnville, will be 2 p.m. Friday at the
Barnett & Demrow Funeral
will be in
Home by Reggie Tipton.
Burial will be inMount Moriah Christian Church Cemetery. He died Tuesday in Liberty.
Jan. 5, 1965, in Fayette County, he was the son of Joyce Relford
Ivy and the late Willis Ivy. He was a roofing contractor
with Ivy Roofing. Additional survivors include a son, Kevin Ivy of Sharpsburg; and two daughters, Kathy Ivy of Dunnville and
Kimberly Boggs of Louisa.
March 26, 1997 Cincinnati Post News Wednesday
d. 24 March 1997
Mae , 74, of Cincinnati, died Monday. Mass: 9 a.m. Saturday at St. Joseph
Church, West End. Visitation:
6 to 8 p.m. Friday at Jamison & Jamison Funeral Home, West End. ( She would have been born about 1923)
November 23, 1998 Monday
KING, Mary S. d.
21 Nov 1998
Services for Mary Belle Strevels King, 62, of Alum Springs Road, were 11 a.m. today at Preston-Pruitt Funeral Home by the
Rev. Terry Cornish. Burial was in Parksville Cemetery. She died Saturday at her residence after an illness.
Pallbearers are James Strevels, Patrick Alcorn, Troy Daugherty, J.R. Sargeant, Darrell Alcorn and George Routin. Memorials
may go to Heritage Hospice.
Sept. 26, 1997 - Friday
LAIR, Henry Clark d. 25 Sept 1997
Henry Lair, Lincoln civic leader, dies
STANFORD - Henry Clark Lair, honored as Lincoln County citizen of the year in 1990, died Thursday at St. Joseph Hospital,
Lexington. He was 80 and lived at 717 E. Main St. Lair was a retired mail carrier, a farmer and a former teacher at Danville High
School. When the Stanford-Lincoln County Chamber of Commerce named him Outstanding Citizen of the Year, his involvement
in church, education and family were cited as his accomplishments. He was a member of Stanford Presbyterian Church where he
had been an elder, deacon and Sunday school teacher. He served on the old Stanford Board of Education. He was on the board
of directors of the Lincoln County and Kentucky Farm Bureau. Lair served in the Philippines and Japan with the Army in World
Born Nov. 29, 1916, in Lincoln County, he was a son of the late David Colson and Lucy Tate Smith Lair. Lair was a graduate of
Stanford High School and Centre College. He was a member of local veterans' groups.
Survivors include his wife, Helen Harrington Lair of Stanford; four sons, Denny, Tim and Shea Lair, all of Stanford, and Pat Lair
of Georgetown; 10 grandchildren; and a great-granddaughter.
Funeral will be 3 p.m. Sunday at Stanford Presbyterian Church by the Rev. Bob Shaeffer. Burial with military services by Caswell
Saufley Post 18, American Legion, will be in Buffalo Springs Cemetery.
Visitation is 6-9 p.m. Saturday at Fox Funeral Home and 1-3 p.m. Sunday at the church.
Memorials suggested to American Heart Association and Stanford Presbyterian Church.
August 26, 1996 - Monday
MARTIN, Sarah Gaddis D.
25 August 1996
Sarah Gaddis Martin, 99, of East Grubbs Lane, Junction City, died Sunday at home. Born Oct. 22, 1896, she was a daughter of
the late John and Susan Gaddis and the widow of Albert Martin. She was a homemaker and member of Pleasant Run Baptist Church.
Survivors include a daughter, Jean Goings of Junction City; a son, Sterling Martin of Hubbard, Ohio; one grandchild; four great-grandchildren;
and three great-great-grandchildren. Services will be held 2 p.m. Tuesday at Preston-Pruitt Funeral Home by the Rev. Arlis Luttrell. Burial
will be in Moreland Cemetery. Pallbearers will be Anthony Southworth, David D. Bodner, Dudley and Eugene Hardin, Mack Gaddis,
Robert Funkhouser and Steve Wesley. Visitation is 6-9 p.m. today.
August 16, 2004 - Monday
14 Aug 2004
- William McAninch, 69, of Moccasin Road, died Saturday at his home.
April 30, 1935, in Casey County, he was the son of the late Joseph and Mary Pittman
McAninch. He was a self-employed
gate hauler and the widower of Shirley C. Hodge McAninch.
include a companion, Fredia Fletcher of Stanford; three sons, Joe McAninch of
Waynesburg, Willie McAninch of
Danville and Jerry McAninch of Stanford; five daughters, Violet Petula, Mary Kidd and Carolyn Burchfield, all of Stanford,
and Sarah Phelps and Dolly Yocum, both of Waynesburg; two brothers, Bobby and Jerry McAninch, both of Casey County;
21 grandchildren; and two great-grandchildren. He was preceded in death by a son, Danny R. McAninch.
will be 11 a.m. Tuesday at Fox Funeral Home by the Rev. Rick Naylor. Burial will
be in Mount Moriah Cemetery.
will be Richard Naylor, George Yocum, Shorty Gooch, David Burchfield, Ben
Norman, Ray Phillips and Jimmy Gooch.
Visitation is 6-9 p.m. today at Fox Funeral Home.
July 22, 1996
McQUEARY, Amy M and Barry D
MORELAND - Amy Lorine Miller McQueary, 19, and Barry Dale McQueary, 20, both of
Junction City, died Sunday as a result
of an automobile accident. Born May 24, 1977, in Boyle County, Amy Lorine Miller McQueary was a daughter of Wayne and Joyce
Miller of Junction City. She was a homemaker and a 1995 graduate of Boyle County High School. She was a member of The
Assemblies of God Church in Danville. Survivors include an infant daughter, Kylie Jo Lorine McQueary; maternal grandmother,
Lorine Cox of Harrodsburg; paternal grandmother, Mary Miller of Harrodsburg. Pallbearers will be Steven Case, Brian York,
Ashley Donsoll, Jason Lucas and Charles Taylor. Barry Dale McQueary, 20, was born May 17, 1976, in Boyle County. He was a
son of Albert Luster of Danville and Nona Sue Dean Young of Harrodsburg. He was an employee of Allison Abrasives, Lancaster,
and a member of the Baptist church. He was a graduate of Harrodsburg High School. Survivors include his daughter, Kylie Jo
Lorine McQueary; a stepfather, Tony Young of Harrodsburg; a stepmother, June Luster of Danville; grandmothers, Lucille Dean
and Irene McQueary, both of Harrodsburg; and a brother, Bartley McQueary of Harrodsburg. Pallbearers are Tony Hill, Gable
Edlen, Chad Berry, Mike Dean, Tim Curtsinger, and Lynn Grimes. Services for the couple will be 1 p.m. Wednesday at W.L.
Pruitt Funeral Home, Moreland, by the Revs. Fred Colburn and Paul Bunger. Burial will be in Junction City Cemetery. Visitation
will be after 4 p.m. Tuesday.
November 29, 1998 - Sunday
MILLER, Oliver D.
27 Nov 1998
Oliver ``Dooley'' Miller, 80, of Stanford died Friday at Fort Logan Hospital. Born April 7, 1918, in Lincoln County, he was a
son of the late George and Mattie Simpson Miller. He was a retired employee of R.J. Reynolds and an Army veteran of World
War II. He was a member of Bethel AME Church.
Survivors include his wife, Olive Miller of Stanford; five daughters, Wanda Bartleson of Somerset, Beverly Miller of Danville,
Esther Miller, Olivia Coffman and Danetta Miller, all of Stanford; three sons, Oliver Jr., George and Gary Miller, all of Stanford,
a sister, Velma Helm of Stanford, 23 grandchildren and 19 great-grandchildren.
Services will be 1 p.m. Monday at Bethel AME Church in Boneyville by the Rev. Price Mitchell. Burial will be in
Simpson-Milton Cemetery. Pallbearers will be Lionel, Gerald, Brian, David and Germane Miller. Honorary pallbearers are
Cecil Ford, Henry Crawford, Charles Logan and J.T. Gooch.
August 06. 2004 Friday
05 Aug 2004
- Services for Helen Monahan, 76, of Dublin, Calif., will be 2 p.m. Sunday at
Barnett & Demrow Funeral
Home by Barry Delaney. Burial will be in Pleasant Point Cemetery.
Aug. 21, 1927, in Lincoln County, she was the daughter of the late Grace Trimble
Gooch and Lloyd Gooch. She was a
real estate investor and widow of James P. Monahan.
include seven brothers, Johnnie Gooch of Fairfield, Ohio, Paul Gooch of
Cincinnati, Bobby Gooch of Versailles, and
Ralph, Ray, Raymond and Kenneth Gooch, all of Kings Mountain; and two sisters, Lillian Marlatt of North Port, Fla., and
Mary G. Thompson of Richmond.
August 17, 2004
D. 16 Aug 2004
- Services for George Elvin Pittman, 84, of Stanford, will be 1 p.m. Wednesday
at W.L. Pruitt Funeral Home.
Burial will be in Poplar Grove Cemetery.
Sept. 15, 1920, in Casey County, he was the son of the late William and Nancy Snow
Pittman. He was a retired farmer and
had worked for Lincoln County Senior Citizens. He was an Army veteran and a member of American Legion in Stanford. He was
the widower of Violet Vaught Pittman.
include three sons, Ralph Pittman of Stanford, Bennie Pittman of Casey County
and Donald Pittman of Plant City, Fla.;
a daughter, Barbara Pittman of Stanford; a brother, Walter Pittman of Casey County; 15 grandchildren; and 19 great-grandchildren.
Danville Advocate Messenger, 18 Aug 2002 - Sunday
POTTER, Dorothy Jesse Potter, 66, of Davis Town Road, Lancaster, formerly of
Danville, died Saturday at her home.
Born July 5, 1936, in Lincoln County, she was the daughter of the late Albert and Susie Sears Releford. She was a former laundry employee of Ephraim McDowell Regional Medical Center, a former employee of Bun Boy Restaurant. She was the widow of Noel J. Potter.
Survivors include three daughters, Kathy Cornett of Danville, Beverly Byrd of Junction City and Cindy Mullins of Lancaster; four sons, Ricky Moore of Georgetown, Noel J. Potter Jr. of Indiana, Roger Potter of
Adair County and Gary Potter of Danville; two brothers, Dallas Releford of Ohio and Junior Releford of Stanford; three sisters, Louise Mason of Ohio, Carol Releford of Lincoln County and Brenda Releford of Somerset; 21 grandchildren and 15 great-grandchildren.
Services will be 11 a.m. Tuesday at Preston-Pruitt Funeral Home by Gary Story. Burial will be in Bellevue Cemetery.
Visitation will be 5-9 p.m. Monday.
Pallbearers will be Randy Cornett, James Prather, Gerald Downs, Johnny
Worthington, Lee Naylor and Noel Potter Jr. Honorary pallbearers are grandchildren.
July 11, 2002 Thursday D. 06 July 2002
REEVES, Elizabeth Holtzclaw , 86,
formerly of Stanford will be 10 a.m. Saturday at SpurlinFuneral Home by the Rev.
Burial will be in Buffalo Springs Cemetery. She died Wednesday at McDowell Place of Danville.
Born July 28, 1915, in Lincoln County, she was the daughter of the late
Ambrose W. and Mary Elizabeth McCalister Holtzclaw.
She was a retired vice president of the former Lincoln County National Bank for 42 years and a member of Harris Memorial Methodist
Church. She was the widow of Ben Reeves. Survivors include a sister, Nancy Holtzlaw Weirbach of Santa Barbara, Calif.
September 01, 1996 Sunday
30 August 1996
MORELAND - Martha ``Sue'' Patton Reid, 80, of Hustonville died Friday at Liberty Care Manor in Liberty.
Born March 17, 1916, in Casey County, she was the daughter of the late William M. and Charlotte Helms Patton. She and her late
husband, Merrell M. Reid, had operated a general store in Hustonville for 40 years. She belonged to Antioch Christian Church in Liberty.
Survivors include a sister, Rosie M. Yoder of Shelbyville, Ind.; and a brother, Charles Patton of Hope, Ind.
The funeral will be held at 11 a.m. Monday at W.L. Pruitt Funeral Home by the Rev. Paul W. Patton. Burial will be in Hustonville Cemetery.
August 06, 2004 Wednesday
06 Aug 2004
- Beulah Reynolds, 89, of Crab Orchard, died Wednesday at Fort Logan Hospital
Extended Care Unit.
native of Montgomery County, Ill., she was born Oct. 30, 1914, and was the
daughter of the late James Clayton Anderson
and Mary Jane Jones Anderson. She was homemaker, farmer and member of Friendship Baptist Church. She was the widow
of Simon "Sam" Reynolds.
include three sons, Jon Gary Reynolds of Eubank, James Milton Reynolds of Crab
Orchard, and Jeffery Lee Reynolds
of Bremen, Ind.; two daughters, Joyce Taylor of Eubank and Juanita Denny of Crab Orchard; two half brothers, Robert Milton
Anderson of Cincinnati, Ohio, and Glen Anderson of Brookville, Ind.; a half sister, Thelma Lou Gilpin of West Chester, Ohio;
16 grandchildren; 28 great-grandchildren; and three great-great-grandchildren.
will be 1 p.m. Saturday at Friendship Baptist Church by Rick Reynolds. Burial
will be in Friendship Cemetery.
Grandsons will be pallbearers. Visitation is 6-9 p.m. today at Barnett & Demrow Funeral Home and after 11 a.m. Saturday
at the church.
August 11, 2004 Wednesday
John Danny D.
10 Aug 2004
Danny Russell, 61, of Aspen Drive, died Tuesday at his home. Born Jan. 6, 1943,
in Lincoln County, he was the son
of John A. Russell of Lexington and the late Helen Carey Russell. He was an off-shore oil company employee and an Army
veteran of the Korean War.
include a son, Kenneth S. Bourgeois of San Antonio, Texas; two brothers, Kenneth
Russell of Danville and
Norman Russell of Mitchellsburg; and a sister, Carol Lamb of Lexington.
will be noon Friday at Preston-Pruitt Funeral Home by the Rev. Dale Denton.
Burial will be in Camp Nelson
August 25, 2004 Wednesday
d. 23, Aug 2004
ORCHARD - Elizabeth Spoonamore Spears, 79, of Crab Orchard, died Monday at Fort
June 2, 1925, in Lincoln County, she was the daughter of the late William T. and
Eunice D. Adams Spoonamore. She
was a retired nurse's aide, having worked for Stanford House nursing home, and a member of Ephesus Baptist Church.
include her husband, Luther T. Spears of Crab Orchard; two daughters, Linda
Spears Trute of Big Rapids, Mich.,
and Cathryn Spears Petrey of Crab Orchard; a son, Steven Spears of Crab Orchard; two sisters, Ruth Brown and Ann King,
both of Ohio; three brothers, David and Calvin Spoonamore, both of Ohio, and Tommy Spoonamore of Crab Orchard;
10 grandchildren; and 12 great-grandchildren.
will be 1 p.m. Thursday at McKnight Funeral Home by Cecil Roundtree. Burial will
be in Woodstock Cemetery.
will be Dallas and Jamie Petrey, Dusty and Lonnie Spears Jr., Claude Bowen and
August 08, 2004 Sunday
06 Aug 2004
Stewart, 67, of Boneyville Road, died Friday at her residence.
Aug. 17, 1936, in Lincoln County, she was the
was a member of
daughter of the late J. Glenmore and Sue A. Carson. She was the widow of Rev. Willie Stewart.
Boneyville Baptist and the Ministers Wives Club.
Aug. 17, 1936, in Lincoln County, she was the
was a member of
was a member of
include a daughter, Shirley Thomas of Winchester;
a son, Cedric Stewart of Stanford; a sister, Frances Jordan of Louisville;
six grandchildren; and four great-grandchildren.
will be 1 p.m. Monday at Boneyville Baptist Church by Robert Coulter. Burial
will be in Milton Simpson Cemetery,
pallbearers are Al J. Logan, Earl Carson, Billy Masterson, Ansarro Miller,
Victor Wilkinson and Oneith Fitgerald. Honorary
bearers are Ernest L. Gooch, Clarence Gooch, Herbert Simpson, Jones Coffman, Eugene Jones and James E. Logan. Visitation is
6-8 p.m. today at Boneyville Baptist Church. Smith-Jackson Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.
August 10, 2004 - Tuesday
TAYLOR, Anita K. D. 08 Aug 2004
for Anita Kaye Taylor, 38, of Lincoln Avenue, will be 1 p.m. Wednesday at
Preston-Pruitt Funeral Home by Ben Carter.
Burial will be in Duncantown Cemetery.
May 19, 1966, in Stanford, she was the daughter of Estil Peyton
and Wanda Brown Peyton, both of Hustonville. She
employee of Norton Center for the Arts at Centre College. Other survivors include her husband, William Taylor; a son, Dominique
Taylor of Danville; a stepdaughter, Ciara Levell of Danville; two sisters, Patricia Beasley of Danville and Connie Maddox of Moreland;
two brothers, Mike Peyton of Hustonville and Keith Peyton of Menasha, Wis.; and a grandson.
will be Sam Lane, Troy Glover, Junior Glover, Termayne Taylor, Clifford Dawson
and Warnell Taylor.
August 05, 2004 Thursday
Raymond L. Jr. D.
01 Aug 2004
- Services for Raymond L. Terry Jr., 32, of Indianapolis, were today at Wilson
St. Pierre Funeral Service &
Crematory, Chapel of the Chimes. Burial was in Floral Park Cemetery. He died Sunday in Indianapolis.
Aug. 3, 1971, in Indianapolis, he was the son of Dorothy Roe
Terry and the late Raymond L. Terry. He was
employed by the
financial department of the Indiana Housing Authority. He also was predeceased by a brother, Timothy Keith Terry.
survivors include three brothers, Thomas M. Terry of Stanford and Curtis and
Robert Hensley; three sisters, Retha Walls,
Diana Moffitt and Tina Glass; and an uncle, Ronald Terry of Stanford.
August 10, 2004 - Tuesday
D. 06 Aug 2004
- Services for Lowell E. Wall, 65, of Kings Mountain, will be 11 a.m. Wednesday
at Barnett & Demrow Funeral
Home by Marvin King. Burial will be in K.P. Hall Cemetery.
June 4, 1939, he was the son of the late Ed and Beulah Napier
Wall. He was former owner of Cree-Mee Drive In. Survivors
include four sons, Johnny Wall of Stanford, Wesley Wall of Kings Mountain, Joey Wall of Somerset and Junior Wall Turpin of Berea;
three daughters, Marquita Allen of Danville, Ginger Coleman of Crab Orchard and Alice Wall of Waynesburg; a brother, Raymond Wall;
two sisters, Kay Brummett and Gay Manuel, both of Crab Orchard; and nine grandchildren.
will be Johnny Wall, Rickie Herring, Shawn Carman, Davie and Danny Brummett,
Kenneth Manuel and Stevie King.
Honorary pallbearers are Chad Simpson and Ralph Barrett.
September 03, 1996 Tuesday
WALLS, Nellie Hogue Sims D.
31 Aug 1996
STANFORD - Nellie Hogue Sims Walls, 84, of Hustonville died Saturday at Garrard County Memorial Hospital.
Born Sept. 23, 1911, in Lincoln County , she was a daughter of the late Luther Martin and Nannie Gooch Hogue. She was a retired
housekeeper with Fort Logan Hospital and a member of Green River Pentecostal Church. She was the widow of Oscar Sims and
John Raymond Walls.
Survivors include three sons, Joseph W. Walls of Hustonville, Larry Dean Walls of Kings Mountain and James V. Sims of Stanford;
a daughter, Brenda Sue Walls of Hustonville; four sisters, Della Terry and Mayme Peek, both of Kings Mountain, Ruby Roberts of
Stanford and Tressie Shimmell of Cleveland, Ohio; 12 grandchildren; and 13 great-grandchildren.
Pallbearers will be Phillip Hogue, David Peek, Norman Terry, Jimmy Jones, Johnny Walls and Bill Smith.
Services were scheduled for 2 p.m. today at Green River Pentecostal Church by the Rev. Dorothy Grider. Burial is in
New Salem Cemetery. Fox Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.
November 01, 2002 - Friday D. 30 Oct 2002
WESLEY, Hascal M.; MORELAND
-- Services for Hascal M. Wesley, 88, of Moreland will be 2 p.m. Sunday at W.L.
Funeral Home by the Revs. Odis Clark and Jerry Wilcher. He died Wednesday at Ephraim McDowell Regional Medical Center.
Born Dec. 25, 1913, in Casey County, he was the son of the late Jerry N. and Clara Hatter Wesley. He was a retired self-employed
auto mechanic, a member of Green River Christian Church, and an Army veteran of World War II. He was the widower of Ruby
Edwards Wesley and Virginia Wesley. Survivors include two daughters, Murline Penn of Danville and Marcia Reed of Louisville;
five grandchildren; and two great-grandchildren. Pallbearers will be Max Stephenson, Otha Atwood, Ralph Whitis, Marvin Wilson,
Robert Reed, Dale Smith, Jimmy Chelf and Charles Brown.
August, 2001 D. 26 Aug 2001
WESLEY, Melanie H., age
32 of Stanford, Lincoln Co.KY., Died Sunday, August 26, 2001 at Ephraim McDowell
Center. Born in Richmond on Sept. 3, 1968 to: John B. and Joyce Bumann Hester of Hustonville. She was a school librarian at Stanford
Elementary School and member of Hustonville Baptist Church. Besides her parents, survivors include her husband Jerry Wesley; a daughter
Taylor Jo Wesley; a sister Beverly Hester Dennis of Moreland. She was buried in the Buffalo Springs Cemetery on August 29, 2001.
July 22, 1996 -Monday
Patricia "Pattie" Wofford, 65, of Garden Drive, Stanford, died today. She was the wife of Vernon Wofford. Arrangements are incomplete
at Stith Funeral Home.
August 05. 2004 - Thursday
YOUNG, Dorothy Gerkey D.
03 Aug 2004
- Services for Dorothy Gerkey Young, 81, of Ky. 1247, will be 11 a.m. Friday at
Fox Funeral Home by Rob Cox and
Virgil Horseman. Burial will be in Mount Moriah Christian Church Cemetery. She died Tuesday in Hustonville.
Dec. 30, 1922, in Hustonville, she was the daughter of the late Claude and
Cordie Miracle Gerkey. She was an Agricultural
Stabilization and Conservation Service employee and a member of Stanford Church of Christ.
was the widow of Jesse Lee Young.
include a son, Dudley Keith Young of Hall's Gap; two daughters, Shirley Peck of
Hall's Gap and Joyce Kitts of Stanford; five grandchildren; and six great-grandchildren.
include a son, Dudley Keith Young of Hall's Gap; two daughters, Shirley Peck of
will be Shane and Josh Peck, Chad Holloway, Jason Hurt, John Cave and Todd
Kirkpatrick. Honorary pallbearers will
be John Carrier, Leroy Tillett Jr., Gary Peck, Bill Holloway, Harold Smith, and members of Stanford Church of Christ and Mount
Moriah Christian Church.
August 16, 2004 , Casey County, Kentucky news Monday
couple killed in Casey motorcycle crash
(AP) - A married couple from Ohio were killed Sunday when the motorcycle they
were aboard collided with a van on
U.S. 127 in Casey County, state police said.
P. Lay, 44, and his wife, 33-year-old Denise L. Lay, 33, of Cincinnati, died
when their motorcycle hit the passenger side fender
of the van at 11:50 a.m., Trooper Jeremy Johnson said.
couple were riding northbound on U.S. 127 when they encountered the van,
traveling south, at a curve in the highway, Johnson said.
Denise Lay was pronounced dead at the scene. Larry Lay, who was driving the 2003 Honda motorcycle, was pronounced dead at
Casey County Hospital shortly after the crash.
bodies were taken to Frankfort where autopsies were performed today. Two people
in the van, Douglas P. Tarter, 37, of Dunnville,
and 7-year-old Kelsey Tarter, were not injured.
Cincinnati Ohio Obituaries
Published on 8/17/2004
Published on 8/17/2004
Mr. Bill Westerfield, 59, of Baughman Avenue in Danville, died Thursday September 28, 1995 at Ephraim McDowell Medical
Center in Danville. Born September 11, 1936 in Lincoln County, he was the son of the late John David Westerfield, Sr., and
Mary McCowan Westerfield.
He was a retired maintenance supervisor for Inter-County Rural Electric Co-Op where he had worked for 38 years and a member
of the Calvary Baptist Church.
Survivors include: his wife, DeLayne Souleyrette Westerfield; one son; Billy Joe "Bud" Westerfield, Jr., Danville; one daughter,
Kathy Lynn Phillips, Danville; one brother, J. D. Westerfield, Danville; five sisters, Edith Henson and Elizabeth Herrington,
both of Stanford, Mattie Hasty, Katherine Banker, and Ann Cox,, all of Cincinnati, OH; five grandchildren. He was preceded in
death by two brothers, Maxwell and Earl Westerfield.
Services for Mr.Westerfield were Monday, October 2 at 11:00 a.m. at Preston-Pruitt Funeral Home with the Rev. Ernest Martin
officiating. Burial was in Bellevue Cemetery. Pallbearers were Bob Reeves, Kirtley Settles, Glyn Southerland, Jackie Lee, Carl
Green, and Jim Ledford. Honorary bearers were Charles McCormack, Marvin Turpin, Harse Owens, Kendra Lee, nephews
and grandsons, men's Sunday School Class 3 of Calvary Baptist Church and employees of Inter-County Rural Electric Co-Op.
Memorials are suggested to Gideons International or the Danville-Boyle County Library.