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  Lincoln County, Ky Obituaries File #23

 Submitted By:  Carole French DiSanto                           

ALCORN, Annie Lou  ALFORD, Jack BAILEY, William 
BARTLETT, Kathrine Coffman   BOYLE, J. C. CHADWELL, Gene  
COLEMAN, Michael C.   COLLETT, Sylvania Saylor  DENNEY, Opal Gilbert 
DOUGHTY, Dora  DURHAM, John Reid   ELLIOTT, Elmer A.  
EVERSOLE, Georgia Wells   GAHLINGER, Anna L. Terrell  GILMER, Scott Bertram
GODBEY, Iva Mae Bastin   GOWER, John Ashmore  GRIFFIN, Ida Greer  
GRUBBS, Sybil T.   GUINN, Charles G.  HACKNEY, Lassie B.  
HALE, William A. HANSFORD, James D.   HARRIS, Ethel Byrd  
HARRIS, James L.   JEFFRIES, Vaudis F. JONES, James Freeman  
KIDD, Mattie F. Polston   LAMB, Mollie Dimple LEACH, Minnie 
LENINGTON, Vernon Neal   MARTIN, Russell Harold   McMULLIN , Gerald Lee
McMULLIN, Woodrow   McQUERRY, Huston F. MILLS, Lillian Porter  
MULLINS, Morell   PARKER, Benny Ray  PEYTON, Floyd  
PEYTON, Sara K. Lynn   RICHARDS, Harold G.  ROUSEY, Lelia B. Wilcher  
ROY, Rose Osborne   RUSSELL, Martha Greer SEARS, Theodore R.  
SHEENE, Grady F.   SIZEMORE, James R.   SMITH, Barbara Moore  
SMITH, Henry Clay   SOUTHERLAND, Delbert L. STAMPER, James Freeman  
STATUM, Morgan B.   STEMPFLY, Gilbert John THOMPSON, Fay Delk  
TURPIN, Wanda   WILSON, Webster L.  WOODS, Eva Taylor  
WRIGHT, Oscar Jack        

   

 

               

             July 31, 1996 – Wednesday

ALCORN, Annie Lou                                                                                   d. 24 Jul 1996
WARRENSVILLE, Ohio - Annie Lou Alcorn of Warrensville died there July 24. Born March 14, 1936, in Mt. Salem, she was a daughter of Addison Wilkinson of Stanford and the late Sadie Wilkinson. She attended Lincoln County High School. Other survivors include her husband, Raymond Alcorn; a son, Orlando Alcorn of Warrensville; two daughters, Aracelis and Marcellina Alcorn, both of Warrensville; two brothers, Addison Wilkinson Jr. and Bobby Wilkinson, both of Stanford; a sister, Thelma Turner of Lexington; and 10 grandchildren. Services were Saturday at E.F. Boyd and Son Funeral Home, Cleveland, Ohio, by the Rev. Wilson D. Armstrong.  

 

           July 31, 1996- Wednesday

ALFORD, Jack                                                                                       d. 31 Jul 1996
STANFORD - Jack Alford, 60, died today at home. Arrangements are incomplete at Fox Funeral Home.  

       May 07, 1998 – Thursday

BAILEY, William                                                                          d. 04 May 1998
Services for William Bailey, 77, formerly of South Second Street, will be noon Friday at Stith Funeral Home by the Rev. Dave Chenault. Burial 
will be in
Camp Nelson National Cemetery.
He died Monday at Veterans Administration Medical Center, Lexington.
Born July 10, 1920, in Moreland, he was a son of the late Thomas and Nancy Carpenter Bailey. He was a janitor at Danville High School for 
19 years, a World
War II Army veteran and a former member of Moreland United Methodist Church.
Survivors include a brother, Robert Bailey of Cincinnati, Ohio; two sisters, Anna Bailey of Moreland and Ella Gooch of Stanford.
Pallbearers will be Jones Coffman, Robert Bailey Jr., Ernest Gooch Sr., Ernest Gooch Jr., Kevin Bailey and Luther Gilbert.  

 

          November 28, 2004 – Sunday

BARTLETT, Kathrine Coffman

Services for Kathrine "Jeanette" Bartlett, 64, of Bower Road, will be 2 p.m. Monday at Preston-Pruitt Funeral Home by the Rev. Jolene Bailey. 
Burial will be in Parksville Cemetery.

She died Thursday at Ephraim McDowell Regional Medical Center.

Born Dec. 5, 1939, in Stanford, she was the daughter of Marie Criswell Coffman and the late Charles L. Coffman.

Other survivors include three daughters, Gail Stone of Dry Ridge, Ina Pollett of Lancaster and Teresa Lambert of Stanford; two sisters, 
Edna Brown and Shirley Anness, both of Danville; two brothers, Kenneth Coffman of Perryville and Ernest Coffman of Nicholasville; 
seven grandchildren; and eight great-grandchildren.

Pallbearers will be Charlie and Dale Annes, Mike Kidd, Kenny and Chris Pollett, Eric Coffman and Robert Mitchell.  

 

            January 21, 1999 – Thursday

BOYLE, J.C.                                                                                            d. 17 Jan 1999
LAFAYETTE, Ga. - J.C. Boyle, 78, of LaFayette, died Sunday at Shepherd Hills Health Care Center.
Born March 9, 1920, in Moreland, he was a son of the late Clarence and Amanda Jones Boyle. He was a member of Catlett First Church of God 
where he served on the board of trustees and as Sunday School superintendent. He was a World War II veteran.
Survivors include his wife, Ruth Carter Boyle; five sons, Justin Boyle Jr. of Nashville, Tenn., Dr. David P. Boyle of Athens, Ga., James Boyle of 
Tampa, Fla., William Boyle of Woodstock, Ga., and Clarence T. Boyle of Rossville; a sister, Elgeva Husar of Amherst, Ohio; a brother, 
Hartford J. Boyle of Stanford; five grandchildren; and two step-grandchildren.
Services were held Tuesday at LaFayette Church of God by the Revs. Lila Clay, David Boyle and Les Fauntleroy.  Wallis-Wilbanks Funeral 
Home is in charge of arrangements.   

         December 01, 2004

CHADWELL, Gene                                                                          d. 24 Nov 2004

STANFORD - A memorial service for Duff Eugene "Gene" Chadwell, 101, of Venice, Fla., will be 2 p.m. Saturday at Stanford Baptist Church by 
Ralph Young and the Rev. Norman Young.

Burial will be in Mount Moriah Christian Church Cemetery. He died Nov. 24 in Venice.

Born Nov. 19, 1903, in LaFollette, Tenn., he was the son of the late Lewis and Julia Meredith Chadwell. He was a farmer and the widower of 
Mabel Mullins Chadwell.

Survivors include four sons, Bill Chadwell of Nokomis, Fla., Loyd Chadwell of Louisville, Paul Chadwell of Savannah, Ga., and Eugene Chadwell 
of Germany; two daughters, Charlotte Young of Highland and Carolyn Lancaster of Louisville; three sisters, Flo Matasoff of Dayton, Ohio, Cleo 
Brackett of Lancaster, and Leore Puterbaugh of Florida; 18 grandchildren; and 15 great-grandchildren. (Julia Meredith Chadwell, b. 06 Mar., 1881  
d. 19 Jan. 1934 buried in Hall’s Gap Baptist Church Cemetery.  James Lewis Chadwell b. 28 Aug 1879 - d. 22 Dec., 1965. Buried in Hall’s Gap 
Baptist Cemetery. Lincoln Co. Ky.)  

 

         November 24, 2004 – Wednesday

COLEMAN, Michael C.                                                                       d. 11 Nov 2004

BEREA - Michael C. Coleman, 50, of Big Hill Road, died Nov. 11 at his home.

Born June 23, 1954, in Stanford, he was a son of Clyde and Mary Lee Shannon Coleman of Richmond. He was a former Eastern Kentucky 
University employee and a member of the First Assembly of God.

Other survivors include three sons, Chris Coleman, Joshua Coleman and Samuel Coleman, all of Berea; a daughter, Summer Coleman Chasteen 
of McKee; two brothers, Steve Coleman and Kevin Coleman, both of Richmond; and a sister, Tammy Kelly of Nicholasville.

Services will be 1 p.m. Monday at Reppert Funeral Home by the Rev. Rodger Baker. Burial will be in Berea Cemetery.  

 

             March 29, 1999 – Monday

COLLETT, Sylvania Saylor                                                                         d. 28 Mar 1999
CRAB ORCHARD - Sylvania Collett, 84, of Seymour, Ind., formerly of Lincoln County, died Sunday at Seymour Memorial Hospital. 
Born Oct. 30, 1914, in Rockcastle County, she was a daughter of the late Henry and Alkie Saylor Shelton. She was the widow of Samuel 
Collett.
Survivors include a daughter, Rachel Roberts of Stanford; three sisters, Wathena Fins, Dollie Halcomb and Henrietta Smith, all of Crab Orchard; 
three brothers, Homer Shelton of Crab Orchard, Johnny Shelton of Lancaster and Charles Shelton of Rising Sun, Ind.; three grandchildren; 
five great-grandchildren; and a great-great-grandchild.
Pallbearers are Kenneth Roberts, Henry Delaney, Joshua Caldwell, Jimmy Harrison, Charles Gray and Woodrow Saylor.
Services will be 1 p.m. Tuesday at McKnight-Martin Funeral Home by Dan Gutenson. Burial will be in
Wilmont Chapel Cemetery on Copper 
Creek Road.    

 

         May 03, 1998 – Sunday

DENNEY, Opal Gilbert                                                                        d. 01 May 1998
STANFORD - Opal Denney, 65, of East Main Street, died Friday at St. Joseph Hospital's Hospice Unit in Lexington.
Born May 15, 1932, in Harlan, she was a daughter of the late Sam and Lillie Jones Gilbert. She was a homemaker and a member of Stanford Baptist Church.
Survivors include her husband, Charles Denney; two brothers, Ray Gilbert of Richmond and Shirley Gilbert of Stanford; and a sister, Wilma Sharp of Kokamo, Ind.
Services will be 2 p.m. Monday at Fox Funeral Home by the Rev. Billy Sharp. Burial will be
Mount Zion Cemetery. Visitation is noon-2 p.m. Monday.  

 

 

            November 26, 2004 – Friday

DOUGHTY, Dora                                                                         d. 23 Nov 2004

CRAB ORCHARD - Services for Dora Doughty, 93, of Crab Orchard, will be 1 p.m. Saturday at McKnight Funeral Home by Dan Gutenson. 
Burial will be in Crab Orchard Cemetery.

She died Tuesday at Lancaster Christian Care Center.

Born April 30, 1911, she was the daughter of the late John M. and Virginia Blanton Munsie. She was a member of Watts Chapel Baptist Church, Women's Missionary Unit and Berean Bible Class. She was the widow of Charles H. Doughty.

Survivors include two sons, Gordon K. Doughty of Trenton, Ohio, and Russell L. Doughty of Hammersville, Ohio; two daughters, Treva Brickey of Lancaster and Connie Sims of Crab Orchard; 16 grandchildren; 38 great-grandchildren; and 11 great-great-grandchildren. Services will be 1 p.m. Saturday at McKnight Funeral Home. Pallbearers will be grandchildren.  

 

           June 08, 1997 – Sunday

DURHAM, John Reid                                                                                 d. 06 Jun 1997
MIDDLEBURG - Services for John Reid Durham, 79, of Middletown, formerly of Yosemite, will be 4 p.m. today at Bartle Funeral Home 
by the Rev. Johnie Marion. Burial will be in
Middleburg Cemetery.
Visitation is after noon today.
Mr. Durham died Friday at Baptist Hospital East. Born Dec. 10, 1917, in Yosemite, he was the son of the late Tom and Louie Estes Durham. 
He was the retired principal of Middleburg Elementary School, a member of Eastwood Christian Church, and an Army veteran of World War II.
Survivors include his wife, Azalea Gibson Durham; a daughter, Dr. Renita D. Price of Louisville; a sister, Ruby Hatter of Yosemite; and three 
grandchildren.
Memorial contributions may be made to Eastwood Christian Church, 16410 Eastwood Cut-off Road, Eastwood, Ky.  

 

           April 29, 1998 – Wednesday

ELLIOTT, Elmer A.                                                                                   d. 28 Apr 1998
Elmer A. Elliott, 85, of Lyons Court, Hustonville, a former postmaster and city councilman at Hustonville, died Tuesday at Ephraim McDowell 
Regional Medical Center.
Elliott was postmaster from 1956 to 1979 at the Hustonville Post Office. He also was a farmer. He also was a school teacher and administrator 
for 18 years in Casey and Lincoln counties.

He began teaching in a one-room school at Mount Olive, was principal at Moreland Elementary, and ended his career at Hustonville High School.
He served two terms from 1980-84 as a member of the Hustonville City Council. A military veteran, he served four years in the Navy.
A Casey County native, Elliott grew up in the Mount Olive community. He also was an agricultural instructor for veterans under the supervision of 
the University of Kentucky faculty. He taught veterans about farming and keeping accurate records of farm programs.
Survivors include his wife, Velma Elliott, and one son, Michael Elliott of Harrodsburg.
Funeral arrangements are incomplete at W.L. Pruitt Funeral Home in Moreland.   

          November 26, 2004 – Friday

EVERSOLE, Georgia                                                                       d. 23 Nov 2004

STANFORD - Services for Georgia Eversole, 84, of Stanford, were today at Spurlin Funeral Home. Burial was in Buffalo Springs Cemetery.

She died Tuesday at Ephraim McDowell Regional Medical Center.

Born April 30, 1920, in Leslie County, she was the daughter of the late Jason and Annie Vanover Wells. She was owner and operator of Georgie Eversole's General Store for 25 years and a member of Dix River Church of Christ.

Survivors include her husband, Estill Eversole; three sons, Estill Eversole Jr. of Eaton, Ohio, R.J. Eversole of Hazard and Larry Eversole of 
Hustonville; a daughter, Anna B. Sego of Stanford; two brothers, Homer Wells of Indiana and James Wells of Leslie County; five sisters, 
Rose Depoy and Melda Fields, both of Indiana, Emma Meade of Waynesburg, Lela Howard of Tennessee, and Lillian Downey of Florida; 
seven grandchildren; and 13 great-grandchildren.

Pallbearers were Tony, Jason and Estill Eversole Jr., Steve Sego, Tommy Smock and Brian Richards.

 

            March 15, 2002 – Friday

  GAHLINGER, Anna Louise Terrell                                                                d. 14 Mar 2002  

MORELAND -- Anna Louise Gahlinger, 75, of Jeffersontown, died Thursday at the Jewish Hospital in Louisville.
Born May 25, 1926, in Mount Hope, Ill., she was a daughter of the late Benjamin Harrison and Lorene Brown Terrell. She was the widow of 
Robert Gahlinger. She was a Baptist.
Survivors include: a son, Anthony DeLosh of Louisville; three daughters, Bonnie Wommer of Brandenburg, Lois Marsh of Redding, Calif., and 
Carolyn Welch of Mount Washington; a brother, Dawson Terrell of Hustonville; 
five sisters, Mary Fox of Fern Creek, Jean Southerland of Jeffersontown, Dolly Helm of Louisville, Mildred Gill of Indiana and Carlene Luster of 
Indianapolis; 11 grandchildren; 17 great-grandchildren; and three great-great-grandchildren.
Services will be 2 p.m. Sunday at W.L. Pruitt Funeral Home by the Rev.David Smith. Burial will be in Moreland Cemetery.
Visitation will be 2-8 p.m. Saturday at Foreman Funeral Home and noon-2 p.m. Sunday at W.L. Pruitt Funeral Home.
 Pallbearers will be Chris Caplinger, Terry Rawlins, Larry French, Stephen Phillips, Danny Terrell, Bart Cohen and Derrick Phillips.

 

                January 24, 1999 –Sunday

GILMER, Scott Bertram                                                                       d. 21 Jan 1999
MORELAND - Scott Bertram Gilmer, 61, of Danville died Thursday at Ephraim McDowell Regional Medical Center.
Born Dec. 22, 1937, in Moreland, he was a son of Dortha Myers Gilmer of Moreland and the late Henry B. Gilmer. He was an employee of 84 
Lumber Co., Danville, and a member of Trinity Episcopal Church, Danville.
Additional survivors include his wife, Vera Gilmer; a son, Derek Gilmer of Danville; three daughters, Andrea Gilmer, Kristie Adams and Vickie 
Kidder, all of Louisville; a brother, Ronnie Gilmer of Cummins, Ga.; and three grandchildren.
Private services were held Saturday at W.L. Pruitt Funeral Home by the Rev. Jimmy Lehman. Burial was in
Hustonville Cemetery.
 Pallbearers were Derek Gilmer, Larry Crowe, Alex Alford, Chuck Wilkerson, Wendell King and Tony Floro.   

 

              January 25, 1998 – Sunday

GODBEY, Iva Mae Bastin                                                                  d. 23 Jan 1998
PERRYVILLE - Iva Mae Bastin Godbey, 81, of South Bragg Street, Perryville, died Friday at Ephraim McDowell Regional Medical 
Center.Born Dec. 8, 1916, in Casey County, she was the daughter of the late Green Lee Bastin and Bertha Roy Bastin. She was a homemaker, 
the widow of Arnold Godbey, and a member of Valley Oak Baptist Church in Casey County.
Survivors include two daughters, Helen Pike of Nicholasville and Juanita Shelton of Crab Orchard; five sons, Russell Godbey, Travis Godbey, 
Kenneth Godbey and Edward Godbey, all of Perryville, and Neal Godbey of Danville; four sisters, Iona Gooch, Shirley Durbin and Dorothy 
Williams, all of Cincinnati, and Bonnie Jean Carren of Mount Olive; four brothers, Ralph Bastin of Eubank, Beacher Bastin of Cincinnati, Robert 
Bastin of Kings Mountain and Verlis Bastin of Florida; 20 grandchildren; and 25 great-grandchildren.
Services will 11 a.m. Monday at Wilder Funeral Home by Burl Coffman. Burial will be in
Valley Oak Cemetery in Casey County.  
Pallbearers will be Jesse Shelton II, Larry Bottoms, John Rousey, Danny Godbey, Lee Phillips and Adam Hughes.

 

                 November 22, 2004 – Monday

GOWER, John Ashmore                                                                  d. 15 Nov 2004

STANFORD - Visitation for John Ashmore Gower, 74, of U.S. 150 West, will be 4-7 p.m. today at The Presbyterian Church of Danville.

He died Nov. 15 at his home. Born Aug. 14, 1930, in Raleigh, N.C., he was a farmer, a member of The Presbyterian Church of Danville and 
a driver for Meals on Wheels.

Survivors include his wife, Nancy Noe Gower; two daughters, Cindi Lacy of Danville and Louise Godshall of Shelbyville; a son, Stith Gower 
of Madison, Wis.; a brother, Col. Perrin W. Gower of Alexandria, Va.; and four grandchildren. Fox Funeral Home in Stanford is in charge of arrangements.  

 

             April 21, 1998 – Tuesday

GRIFFIN, Ida Greer                                                                             d. 20 Apr 1998
WAYNESBURG - Ida Belle Greer Griffin, 94, of Troy, Ohio, formerly of Waynesburg, died Monday at Stouder Hospital, Troy.
Born May 16, 1903, in Pike County, she was a daughter of the late B.I. and Mellie Collins Greer. She was a homemaker and a member of 
First Church of God.
She was the widow of Lloyd Walker Griffin.
Survivors include a son, Wenzel B. Griffin of Christiansburg, Ohio; a sister, Sabra Bloom of Astibula, Ohio; seven grandchildren; eight 
great-grandchildren; and four great-great-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by two sons, Eard and Thomas Griffin.
Services will be 2 p.m. Thursday at Barnett & Demrow Funeral Home by the Rev. A.F. Atwood. Burial will be in
Singletontown 
Cemetery
 

 

            July 31, 1997 –Thursday

GRUBBS, Sybil T.                                                                                 d. 30 Jul 1997
MORELAND - Sybil T. Grubbs, 62, of Indianapolis, died Wednesday at Greenwood Convalescent Home in Indianapolis.
Born Aug. 31, 1934, in McKinney, she was a daughter of the late Howard B. and Melissa Hall Grubbs. She was a key punch operator with 
General Motors Corp., and worked for P.R. Mallory. She was a graduate of Hustonville High School.
Survivors include three sisters, Ada B. Russell of Harrodsburg, Edith Vondenhuevel of Indianapolis and Jewel Knickerbocker of Genesee, Mich.
Services will be 1 p.m. Friday at W.L. Pruitt Funeral Home by the Rev. Wayne Watts. Burial will be in
Hustonville Cemetery.  

 

           August 18, 1999 – Wednesday

GUINN, Charles G.                                                                               d. 16 Aug 1999
WAYNESBURG -- Services for Charles G. Guinn, 83, of Lexington, formerly of Waynesburg, will be 2 p.m. Thursday at Barnett & 
Demrow Funeral Home by Brad King. Burial will be in
Double Springs Cemetery.
He died Monday at Homestead Nursing Home in Lexington.
Born May 27, 1916, in Pulaski County, he was a son of the late Charles S. and Myrtle Vanover Guinn. He was a salesman for Ed Buis 
Furniture and Appliances for 16 years and a farmer. He was a former Sunday School director for Double Springs Baptist Church and a 
member of Disabled American Veterans. He was an Army veteran of World War II and the recipient of a Purple Heart and Bronze Star. 
He was a past master of Waynesburg Masonic Lodge 328.
Survivors include his wife, Magel Day Guinn; two sons, Roy Guinn of Stanford and Charles Guinn Jr. of Lexington; two daughters, Linda 
Caudill of Campbellsville and Sue Gooch of Richmond; eight grandchildren; and a great-grandchild.  

 

            April 20, 1998 – Monday

HACKNEY, Lassie B.                                                                            d. 18 Apr 1998
WAYNESBURG - Lassie B. Hackney, 72, of Waynesburg, died Saturday at Fort Logan Hospital.
Born June 20, 1925, in Pulaski County, she was a daughter of the late Lunor and Polly Pauley Hackney. She was a homemaker and a member 
of Eubank Baptist Church.
Survivors include two brothers, Thomas J. Hackney of Waynesburg and Sidney Hackney of Eubank; and a sister, Agnes Blake of Rockville, Ind.
Services will be 11 a.m. Tuesday at Barnett & Demrow Funeral Home by the Rev. Vola Brown. Burial will be in
Eubank Cemetery.
Pallbearers will be Danny, Paul and Ronald Hackney, Bobby, Phillip and David Witt.

         

           April 06, 2003 – Sunday

HALE, William A.                                                                             d. 03 Apr 2003

MORELAND -- William Arthur Hale, 85, of Hustonville, died Thursday at Ephraim McDowell Regional Medical Center.
Born June 9, 1917, in Casey County, he was the son of the late Bruce and Hester Peyton Hale.
Survivors include his wife, Della M. Vaught Hale; a daughter, Gail Turpin of Ellisburg, a brother, Marvin Hale of Somerset; three grandchildren, 
one great-grandchild and one step great-grandchild.
Services will be 2 p.m. today at W.L. Pruitt Funeral Home by G.W. Smith. 
Burial will be in Hustonville Cemetery.

          April 02, 2003 – Wednesday

HANSFORD, James D.                                                                           d. 26 Mar 2003

CAMP NELSON -- James D. Hansford, 45, of Magnolia, Texas, formerly of Lincoln County, died March 26 in Texas.

He was the son of Frances L. Hansford of Houston, Texas, and the late Marshall Hansford. He was a 1975 graduate of Lincoln County High School 
and a graduate of Jan Jacinto College in Houston. He was an employee of PPI Technology Services. He was an Army veteran and a member of 
Stanford Baptist Church.

Other survivors include his wife, Debbie P. Hansford; a son, Michael Hansford of Houston; two daughters, Tyra Miracle of Lexington and Ashley 
Hansford of Houston; a sister, Sallie H. Cantu of Houston; a brother, Gabe L. Hansford of Houston; and two grandchildren.

Services will be 1:30 p.m. Friday at Camp Nelson National Cemetery in Jessamine County.  

 

             September, 29, 1997 – Monday

HARRIS, Ethel Byrd                                                                                  d. 26 Sep 1997
Services for Ethel Byrd Harris, 75, of High Street, will be 1 p.m. Tuesday at Stith Funeral Home. Burial will be in Ephesus Cemetery in Crab Orchard.
She died Friday at Ephraim McDowell Regional Medical Center.
Visitation is after 4 p.m. today.
 September 30, 1997 - Ethel B. Harris
Services for Ethel B. Harris, 75, of High Street, were scheduled for 1 p.m. today at Stith Funeral Home by the Revs. A.F. Atwood and Odis Clark. 
Burial was in Ephesus Cemetery in Crab Orchard.
Pallbearers were Eric Lopez, Roger Harris, Robert West Jr., William West, James Harris Jr., Jonathan Harris, Rodney Harris and Rebel Sears.
Honorary pallbearers were James Terrell, Ed and Rube Kuble, William Sears, Jack, Tom, Gail and Johnny Byrd. Memorials may be made to the 
American Cancer Society or Heritage Hospice.

         

 

 

          November 28, 2004 – Sunday

HARRIS, James L.                                                                                   d. 26 Nov 2004

MORELAND - James L. Harris, 59, of Danville, died Friday at Ephraim McDowell Regional Medical Center.

Born Nov. 25, 1945, in Lincoln County, he was the son of the late Arthur and Ethel Byrd Harris. He was a Dollar General Store manager and 
worked for PartSmart. He was a Mason and a Shriner.

Survivors include two sons, James L. Harris Jr. and Jonathan Harris, both of Danville; two daughters, Haley Harris of Danville and Christy Royalty of Junction City; two sisters, Betty Lopez and Shelia Harris, both of Danville; three brothers, Will Harris of Louisville, Lloyd Harris of Perryville and 
Andrew Harris of Danville; a companion, Joyce Gifford of Junction City; and six grandchildren.

Services will be 2 p.m. Monday at W.L. Pruitt Funeral Home by the Rev. Otis Clark. Burial will be in Moreland Cemetery. Pallbearers will be Philip 
Sears, Roger Harris, Robbie Owens, Che Lopez, Bill West and Jonathan Harris.  

 

               January 21, 1999 – Thursday

JEFFRIES, Vaudis F.                                                                            d. 20 Jan 1999
MORELAND - Services for Vaudis Followell Jeffries, 83, of Hustonville, will be 2 p.m. Friday at W.L. Pruitt Funeral Home by the Revs. James 
Lynn and G.W. Smith. Burial will be in
Hustonville Cemetery.
She died Wednesday at Casey County Hospital.
Born Aug. 29, 1915, in Casey County, she was a daughter of the late James and Sadie Hill Followell. She was a homemaker, a member of First 
Church of God and the widow of Forest Jeffries.
Survivors include two sons, Dallas G. Jeffries and Shirley F. Jeffries, both of Hustonville; three daughters, Patsy Hounshell, Sadie Russell and 
Wanda Smith, all of Hustonville; nine grandchildren; and 12 great-grandchildren.
Pallbearers will be Greg, Scott, and Joey Jeffries, Bruce, Kevin and Keith Smith, and Ricky and Steve Russell. Honorary pallbearer is Marcia Ellis.

   

              November 22, 2004- Monday

JONES, James F.                                                                                 d. 21 Nov 2004

MORELAND - James Freeman Jones, 78, of Moreland, died Sunday at Veterans Administration Medical Center, Lexington.

Born Nov. 25, 1925, in Casey County, he was the son of the late Russell and Violet Russell Jones. He was a retired furniture upholsterer. He 
was a Navy veteran of World War II and the widower of Lillian Russell Jones.

Survivors include a son, James D. Jones of Moreland; three sisters, Viva Rothwell of Moreland, Margaret Roberts of Danville and Elizabeth 
Cooley of Franklin, Tenn.; two brothers, Elwood Jones of Stanford and Kenneth Jones of Liberty; a grandson; a great-granddaughter; two 
step grandchildren; and three step great-grandchildren.

Services will be 2 p.m. Tuesday at W.L. Pruitt Funeral Home by the Rev. Dale Denton. Burial will be in Hustonville Cemetery.

                  

                November 23, 2004 – Tuesday

KIDD, Mattie F.                                                                                  d. 22 Nov 2004

STANFORD - Services for Mattie Faye Kidd, 61, of Stanford, will be 11 a.m. Wednesday at Spurlin Funeral Home by Roger Stevens. 
Burial will be in Dix River Church of Christ Cemetery.

She died Monday at her home. Born June 23, 1943, in Casey County, she was the daughter of the late Charlie and Sarah Wilson Polston.

She was a homemaker and a member of McKinney Baptist Church. Survivors include her husband, James Henry Kidd; a daughter, Mary Jane 
Bartlett of Daytona Beach, Fla.; a son, John M. Kidd of Crab Orchard; a sister, Hattie M. Floyd of Danville; and six grandchildren.

Pallbearers will be Russell Godbey, Jonathan Vandivier, Ed Thaxton, Donnie Griffin, Kenny and Wesley Stevens, Brian Swinney and 
Matthew Day.  

             April 13, 2003 – Sunday

LAMB, Mollie Dimple                                                                               d. 10 Apr 2003

HARRODSBURG -- Mollie Dimple Lamb, Dalray Drive, Lexington, died Thursday at her residence.
Born March 17, 1925, in Lincoln County, she was the daughter of the late Matt R. and Ida Florence Simpson Coffman. 
She was a homemaker, the widow of William Henry Lamb and a member of the Herrington Lake Pentecostal Church.
Survivors include three sons, Matt D. Lamb of Hot Springs, Ak., William E. Lamb of Lexington and Floyd Lamb of Paris; 
two daughters, Betty Worth of Lexington and Lottie Griffith of Houston, Tx.; a brother, Obert Coffman of Perryville, 
24 grandchildren, 21 great grandchildren and three great-great grandchildren.
Services will be 11:00 a.m. Monday at Alexander & Royalty Funeral Home by Bob Schafer. Burial will be in Wilson Cemetery.
Pallbearers will be Glenn Bishop, Glenn Ray, Billy Divine, Charles Collins, Raymond Brown, Brian Treadway, and Brandon Barnes.
Honorary pallbearers will be Robert Kirby, Larry Moore, and Johnnie Newman.
  

           December 02, 2004 – Wednesday

LEACH, Minnie                                                                                   d. 30 Nov 2004

STANFORD - Services for Minnie Leach, 92, of Stanford, formerly of Kings Mountain, will be 2 p.m. Friday at Fox Funeral Home by 
John Dean. Burial will be in K.P. Hall Cemetery. She died Tuesday at Ephraim McDowell Regional Medical Center.

Born Oct. 28, 1912, in Casey County, she was the daughter of the late Forch and Lela Frederick Leach. She was a retired inspector for 
General Electric Co. in Cincinnati and a member of Landmark Baptist Temple in Cincinnati.

Survivors include her sister, Hazel Pelsor of Stanford; and nieces and nephews, including Gaylon Leach of Waynesburg, who was her caregiver.

                May 02, 2003 – Friday 

 

LENINGTON, Vernon Neal                                                                 d. 30 Apr 2003 
WAYNESBURG -- Services for Vernon Neal Lenington, 75, of Waynesburg, will be 2 p.m. Sunday at W.L. Pruitt Funeral Home. 
Burial will be in Hustonville Cemetery.
He died Wednesday at Ephraim McDowell Regional Medical Center.
Born July 30, 1927, in Waltonville, Ill., he was the son of the late Cornelius and Hildred Lou Fairchild Lenington. He was an employee 
of Ohio Valley Pipeline Co. in Indiana, a member of Mitchellsburg Lions Club and a Navy veteran of World War II.
Survivors include his wife, Nancy Rogers Lenington; a son, Roger Lenington of Danville; a daughter, Donna McCloud of Milltown, Ind.; 
four stepsons, Sammy, Michael and Joey Lee, all of Stanford, and Garnett Lee Jr. of Mitchellsburg; a stepdaughter, Melanie Riester of 
Nicholasville; 12 grandchildren; 10 stepgrandchildren; six great-grandchildren; and four stepgreat-grandchildren.
Pallbearers will be Eddie Engle, Johnny Russell, Scotty, Josh and Victor Lee, Jody Lenington, and Bruce and Shawn McCloud.

 

         August 17, 2003 – Sunday

MARTIN, Russell Harold                                                                          d. 16 Aug 2003

STANFORD -- Russell Harold Martin, 80, Phillips Court, retired school supervisor for the Lincoln County school system, husband 
of Mildred Ellen Duvall Martin, died yesterday. Services 2 p.m. Tuesday, Fox Funeral Home. Visitation 5-8 p.m. Monday. Memorial gifts: 
Lincoln County Educational Fund.
 

          June 03, 2004 – Thursday 

McMULLIN, Gerald Lee                                                                d. 02 Jun 2004 
EUBANK- Gerald Lee McMullin, 62, Utica Street, Sellerburg, Indiana, formerly of Eubank, Kentucky, passed away Wednesday, 
June 2nd, at the Clark Memorial Hospital, Sellersburg, Indiana
He was born November 12th, 1941 in Casey County, Kentucky, a son of the late Leon McMullin and Blanche Shea McMullin. He was a 
truck driver. 
He is survived by one son; John Ray McMullin, California: two daughters; Gerri Sue (Mark) Wunder, Hopkinsville, Kentucky and Jennifer 
( Todd) Adams, Sellersburg, Indiana: two brothers; Gilbert McMullin, Lexington, Kentucky and Michail McMullin, Eubank, Kentucky: 6 
grandchildren.
He is preceded in death by his parents. Funeral services will be 1:00 p.m., Saturday, June 5th , 2004 at the Chapel of Morris and Hislope Funeral 
Home with Mike Mullins officiating. Burial will be in Salyers Cemetery, Waynesburg, Kentucky. 

   

           March 19, 2002 – Tuesday

McMULLIN, Woodrow                                                       d. 18 Mar 2002

MORELAND -- Woodrow McMullin, 75, of Ludlow died Monday at his home.

Born Nov. 29, 1926, in Moreland, he was the son of the late Luther and Pearl Reynolds McMullin. He was a retired engineer for Southern 
Railway after 30 years of service. He was a member of Ludlow First Baptist Church where he was a deacon for 45 years, a member of the 
worship choir, and worked with the church youth program.

Survivors include his wife, Anita Rousey McMullin; a son, David W. McMullin of Ludlow; a daughter, Yolanda Mitchell of Ludlow; a brother, 
Carl McMullin of  Moreland; two sisters, Virginia McGirr and Shirley McMullin, both of Moreland; three grandchildren; and a great-grandson. 
He was preceded in death by a son, Glen W. McMullin.

Services will be 7:30 p.m. Thursday at First Baptist Church of Ludlow and 2 p.m. Friday at W.L. Pruitt Funeral Home by the Rev. Ernest Martin. 
Burial will be in Hustonville Cemetery.
Pallbearers will be Bill Fox; Bruce Rousey; Gary, Danny and Billy Douglas; and Jimmy, Lewis and Kenny McMullin. Honorary pallbearers are 
Barry, Kenny and Keith Rousey; Mike Adams; and Doug and Charlie Berry. 
Visitation will be 4-7:30 p.m. Thursday at First Baptist Church of Ludlow at 11 a.m.-2 p.m. Friday at W.L. Pruitt Funeral Home.

 

            September 25, 1997 – Thursday 
McQUERRY, Huston F.                                                                          d. 24 Sep 1997 

WINCHESTER - Huston F. McQuerry, 63, of Louisville, died Wednesday at Columbia Suburban Hospital. 
Born in Garrard County, he was a son of Christine Manuel McQuerry of Crab Orchard and the late William G. McQuerry. He was a representative 
for Concept Packaging Group, a Mason, and a retired Clark County 4-H agent. He was also a former teacher and basketball coach at Campbell 
County High School and a former teacher in Clark County. He was an Air Force veteran of the Korean War. 
Additional survivors include his wife, Norma Kay McQuerry; a son, Stephen W. McQuerry of Winchester; a daughter, Kathy M. Ivory of 
Lexington; a stepdaughter, Celeste L. Shultz of Stanton; seven grandchildren; five brothers; and seven sisters. 
Services will be 10 a.m. Friday at Scobee Funeral Home by the Rev. Rick Hatley. 
 


         July 15, 1996 – Monday 
MILLS, Lillian Porter                                                                  d. 14 Jul 1996 

MORELAND - Lillian Porter Mills, 81, of Danville, died Sunday at Ephraim McDowell Regional Medical Center, Danville. Born March 8, 1915, 
in Casey County, she was a daughter of Carl and Mary Ellis Porter. She was the owner of Mills Cafe in Danville for several years in the '60s and a 
boarding house on West Walnut Street for many years. She was a former employee of Jackson Chair and Servomation.
She was a member of Gethsemane Baptist Church, and was the widow of Weldon Mills. She was a Kentucky Colonel. Survivors include a daughter, 
Opal Russell-Sample, of West Point; a brother, John Porter of Danville, 13 grandchildren and 24 great-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by 
a son, Carlisle Mills. Services will be 2 p.m. Wednesday at W.L. Pruitt Funeral Home by the Rev. Bill Hall. Burial will be in Hustonville Cemetery. 
Pallbearers are Fred Jeffries, Bud Jeffries, Robbie Lowe, Larry Davis, Marshall Lloyd and Eugene Hafley. Honorary pallbearers are Bob Lipscomb, 
Jamey Crawley, Oris Lawhorn, Jim Ryan, Arnold Wilcher, Dr. Quinn Bailey, Charlie Wyrick, J.B. Jeffers and Curtis Clouse.

 

          July 15, 1996 – Monday 

MULLINS, Morell                                                                                    d. 24 Jun 1996
NORTH LITTLE ROCK, Ark. - Morell Mullins, 87, of North Little Rock, formerly of Lincoln County, died June 24. Born Feb. 21, 1909, in Pike County, he was a son of the late Mollie Remines and Thomas Jefferson Mullins. Survivors include his wife, Mary Mobley Mullins; a son, Morell Mullins 
of Little Rock, Ark.; two sisters, Alpha Mullins Selby of Danville and Nobia Snow Potts of Stanford; and three grandchildren. Huson Funeral Home, 
North Little Rock, Ark., was in charge of arrangements.

 

          July 02, 2002 – Tuesday 

PARKER, Benny Ray                                                                        d. 30 Jun 2002 
STANFORD -- Services for Benny Ray Parker, 57, of Morris Lane will be 10 a.m. Thursday at Fox Funeral Home by the Rev. Amy T. Barkman. 
Burial will be in Peaks Mill Cemetery, Frankfort.

He died Sunday at his home. 
Born Oct. 8, 1944, in Franklin County, he was the son of the late John W. and Nancy Ann Clark Parker. He was a retired toll technician for 
BellSouth where he worked for 35 years and had served in the Kentucky National Guard, Frankfort Division, for 18 years. 
Survivors include his wife, Patty Reed Parker; a son, Zachary R. Parker of Stanford; two daughters, Michelle R. Parker Weigel of  Junction City and 
Lisa R. Parker Gurkin of Orange Park, Fla.; a brother, Bob Parker of Bagdad; and four grandchildren.
Pallbearers will be Zak and Bob Parker, Ralph Burnside, Thomasson Smith, Rick Tucker, Ernest Hensley and Jeff Gurkin. Honorarypallbearer are 
Jack Casey, Johnny Coffman, Bill Garrett, Tim and Chris Moore, Scott Gardner, Johnny Sams and Jack Judy.
 

          February 01, 1999 – Monday 
PEYTON, Floyd                                                                              d. 31 Jan 1999 

MORELAND - Floyd Peyton, 85, of Hustonville, a local businessman, died Sunday at Ephraim McDowell Regional Medical Center. 
Peyton was a farmer and a banker, having served on the board of directors of Peoples Bank of Hustonville. In 1983, he was elected president 
and chairman of the board of directors of the bank, which is now known as Peoples Bank of Kentucky. 

He also was owner and operator of a skating rink and service station in Hustonville for many years. He was a former chief of Hustonville Fire 
Department and a member of Hustonville Lions Club. He was a member of Moreland United Methodist Church and served as chairman of the 
board and Sunday School teacher. 

Born Oct. 29, 1913, in Casey County, he was a son of the late Joel and Ollie T. Ellis Peyton. 

Survivors include his wife, Doris Carman Galloway Peyton; two stepdaughters, Lois Sills of Columbia, S.C., and Beverly Hoskins of Liberty; 
and a stepson, Luther Galloway of Junction City; a brother, Ralph Peyton of Indianapolis, Ind.; two sisters, Mae Price of Liberty and Ethel 
Kelley of Barberton, Ohio; and nine step grandchildren. 

Services will be 2 p.m. Wednesday at W.L. Pruitt Funeral Home by the Revs. Wayne Watts, Harold Hunter and G.W. Smith. Burial will 
be in Hustonville Cemetery. 

Pallbearers will be officers of Peoples Bank of Kentucky, Stanley Burris, John Elliott, Mike Pierce, Bill Lanham, Mike Bastin, Bob Deyo, 
Bruce Edgington and Jeff Cooper. 

Honorary pallbearers are members of the board of directors.

 

           March 15, 2002 – Friday

PEYTON, Sara Katherine Lynn                                                         d. 13 Mar 2002

MORELAND -- Services for Sara Katherine Lynn Peyton 56, of Ottenheim will be 2 p.m. Saturday at W.L. Pruitt Funeral Home by the 
Rev. Cleo Cox. Burial will be in Hustonville Cemetery.
She died Wednesday at Danville Centre for Health and Rehabilitation.
Born July 16, 1945, in Boyle County, she was the daughter of the late Walter H. and Montie Wilson Lynn. She was an employee of American 
Greetings Co. and a Baptist.
Survivors include her husband, Thomas "Pete" Peyton; a son Vince D. Peyton of Danville; a daughter, Kay Peyton of Danville; two brothers, 
Paul N. and James E. Lynn, both of Danville; three sisters, Dorothy Wilcher of Salvisa, and Patty Kimberling and Betty Baugh, both of 
Parksville; three grandchildren; and two step grandchildren.
Pallbearers will be Scottie Smith, David Lynn, Wayne Kimberling, Joey Savage and Joey Savage Jr. and Jimmy Lynn. Honorary pallbearer is 
Shane Yocum.

 

              February 15, 1998 – Sunday

RICHARDS, Harold G.                                                                      d. 13 Feb 1998
MORELAND - Harold Glen Richards, 57, of Indianapolis, Ind., died Friday at Ephraim McDowell Regional Medical Center in Danville.
Born Jan. 11, 1941, in Casey County, he was the son of the late Willie and Dorothy Snow Richards. He was a veteran of the Korean War and 
retired after 30 years with General Motors in Indianapolis.
Survivors include three brothers, Vernon and Tony Richards, both of Hustonville, and Larry Richards of Harrodsburg; and three sisters, Ruby Richards 
of Hustonville, Ina Clark of Drakesboro, and Audrey Carman of Kings Mountain.
Services will be 2 p.m. today at W.L. Pruitt Funeral Home by the Rev. John Cato. Burial will be in
Hustonville Cemetery. Nephews will serve as 
honorary pallbearers.
Visitation is after 10 a.m. today until time for the funeral.  

 

          April 18, 1997 – Friday

ROUSEY, Lelia Bessie Wilcher                                                          d. 16 Apr 1997
MORELAND - Services for Lelia Bessie Wilcher Rousey, 79, Carpenters Creek Road, Parksville, will be 2 p.m. Sunday at W.L. Pruitt Funeral 
Home by the Rev. Delas Earles. Burial in
Hustonville Cemetery.She died Wednesday at home.
Born Oct. 13, 1917, in Casey County, she was a daughter of the late Tom and Annie B. Southerland Wilcher. She was a homemaker and a 
member of Friendship Baptist Church. She was the widow of Lawrence Rousey.
Survivors include three daughters, Louis Hill of Danville, Barbara Goode of Stanford and Francis Ferrell of Parksville; two sons, Marion Rousey 
and Les Rousey, both of Hustonville; three stepdaughters, Pina Bartle of Dayton, Ohio, Jewell Goodpaster of Bradenton, Fla., and Ruby Overstreet 
of La Follette, Tenn.; two stepsons, Howard Rousey of Danville and Lowell Rousey of Dayton; two sisters, Mamie Smith of Tampa, Fla., and Clara Johnson of Danville; 32 grandchildren and 46 great-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by two sons, Frank and Jessie Rousey; a stepdaughter, Mabel Minor; and a stepson, Lewis Rousey.
Pallbearers will be Chester Shepperson, Buddy and Robert Southerland, Hershel, Lester and Chester Maddox. Honorary pallbearers are Virginia Hill, Brenda Gentry, Carol Ashcraft, Donna Goode, Cathy Smith, Sandy Davis, Jennifer Richards, Ronda Nolan, and Karen Elder.  

 

           May 04, 1998 – Monday

ROY, Rose Osborne                                                                               d. 02 May 1998
WAYNESBURG - Rose Osborne Roy, 84, of Hustonville, died Saturday at University of Kentucky Chandler Medical Center.
Born March 15, 1914, in Pike County, she was a daughter of Henry and Frankie Tackett Osborne. She was a homemaker and the widow 
of Donald Roy.
Survivors include a son, Bearl D. Roy of Hustonville; four daughters, Violet McWhorter of Hustonville, Ruby Ingram of Eubank, Norma 
Hedrick of Morrow, Ohio,
and Tillie Chenault of Fairfield, Ohio; a brother, Maryland Osborne of Hustonville; 13 grandchildren; and 12 great-grandchildren. 
She was preceded in death by a son, Delton B. Roy; and a daughter, Beulah E. Roy.
Services will be 2 p.m. Tuesday at Eubank Baptist Church by the Revs. Noel Dodson and Terry Morrison. Burial will be in
Eubank Cemetery.
Visitation is 6-9 p.m. today at Barnett and Demrow Funeral Home and noon-2 p.m. Tuesday at Eubank Baptist Church. 

           

 

November 26, 2004 – Friday

RUSSELL, Martha Greer                                                                   d. 22 Nov 2004

SCIENCE HILL - Martha Greer Russell, 71, of Tampa, Fla., formerly of Lincoln County, died Monday in Tampa.

Born Feb. 15, 1933, in Stanford, she was the daughter of the late Curtis L. and Gertie Morgan Greer. She was a registered nurse and a 
director of nursing. She was an advocate for senior citizens and instrumental in raising standards in long-term care. She was
recognized for
 her excellence in nursing, and the Florida Nurses Association has established the Martha G. Russell Nursing Scholarship in her honor. 
She was inducted into the FNA Nursing Hall of Fame in Orlando. She was a member of Pilot Baptist Church in Eubank.

Survivors include her husband, George W. Russell; a son, Michael R. Russell of Jacksonville, Fla.; a daughter, Judy R. Byers of Louisville; 
two brothers, Royal Greer of Corbin and Curtis Greer Jr. of Eubank; three sisters, Ernestine Williams of Eubank, Barbara Mullins of Cincinnati 
and Sandra Gooch of Villa Ricco, Ga.; and five grandchildren.

Services will be 11 a.m. Tuesday at Pilot Baptist Church by C.E. Jacobs. Burial will be in Piney Grove Cemetery. Visitation will be after 6 p.m. 
Monday at Morris & Hislope Funeral Home and after 10 a.m. Tuesday at the church.  

 

          August 23, 1996 – Friday

SEARS, Theodore R.                                                                         d. 22 Aug 1996
MORELAND - Theodore R. Sears, 85, of Junction City died Thursday at Veterans Administration Medical Center, Lexington. Born 
June 15, 1911, in Casey County, he was a son of the late Frank and Emma Johnson Sears. 
He was a farmer and an Army veteran of World War II. Survivors include his wife, Thelma Shepperson Rosel Sears; a daughter, Norma 
Campbell of Moreland; two stepdaughters, Carleen Love of Junction City and Linda Wilson of Hopkinsville; a stepson, Tommy Rosel of 
Upton; a brother, Melvin Sears of Junction City; a sister, Mae Kaufman of Junction City; two grandchildren, 12 step grandchildren, 12 step great-grandchildren and a step great-great-grandchild. Services will be held 2 p.m. Sunday at W.L. Pruitt Funeral Home by the Rev. Dale 
Denton. Burial will be in
Hustonville Cemetery. Visitation is after 4 p.m. Saturday.  

 

             April 21, 1999 – Wednesday

SHEENE, Grady F.                                                                              d. 17 Apr 1999
GLOUCESTER, Va. - Grady Franklin Sheene, 63, Gloucester, died here Saturday.
Born in Moreland, he was an associate of Deep Sea Ventures in research, NASA at Wallops Island, and retired from the Virginia Institute 
of Marine Science.
Survivors are his wife, Yvonne P. Sheene; two daughters, Stefanie Yoshikawa and Michelle Baker, both of Virginia; two sons, Lee and Daniel 
Sheene, both of Gloucester; a sister, Carrie Hamm, Pemberton, Ind.; and four brothers, Eugene Sheene of Moreland, Donald Sheene of 
Newport News, Va., Kenneth Sheene of Abilene, Texas, and Dallas Sheene, Hampton, Va.
Services will be 4 p.m. today at Chapel of Hogg Funeral Home. A graveside service will be 2 p.m. Saturday at Moreland Cemetery by Eugene 
Sheene. There will be no visitation.  

 

 

            July 01, 2002 – Monday

SIZEMORE, James R.                                                                              d. 29 Jun 2002
CRAB ORCHARD -- James R. "Jim" Sizemore, 62, of Shake Rag Road, Waynesburg, died Saturday.
Born Feb. 4, 1940, in Crab Orchard, he was the son of the late Dee and Louada Thompson Sizemore. He was a retired mechanic for 
Portman Equipment. 
Survivors include a daughter, Tina Sizemore of Stanford; a son, Jimmy Sizemore of Waynesburg; a step-daughter, Julie Pennington of 
Indianapolis; a companion, Loretta Phillips of Stanford; a brother, Ronnie Sizemore of Crab Orchard; four sisters, Ruby Shakelford of 
Crab Orchard, Mildred Church of Cincinnati, Edna Quesenberry of New Paris, Ohio, and Wilma Coffey of Centerville, Ind.; and two 
step grandchildren.
Services will be 11 a.m. Tuesday at McKnight Funeral Home by Dan Gutenson. Burial will be in Crab Orchard Cemetery.
Pallbearers will be Jerry Dick, Bryan Gover, Johnny Anderson, Kevin Corman, George Messer and Harold Martin. Honorary pallbearers 
are Ronnie Sizemore, James Phillips, Alan Turner, Doug Pennington, Dale Dowell, Neal Owens and Kenny Smith.

 

 

          November 22, 2004 - Monday

SMITH, Barbara Moore                                                              d. 21 Nov 2004

STANFORD - Barbara Jean Moore Smith, 72, of Hustonville, died Sunday at Stanford House nursing home.

Born Sept. 28, 1932, in Lincoln County, she was the daughter of the late Raymond and Mattie Carrier Moore. She was a homemaker 
and a charter and founding member of Redemption Road Church. She was the widow of Harold L. Smith.

Survivors include a son, Ezekiel Smith of Yosemite; two daughters, Veronica Yocom of Stanford and Julia Reid of Hustonville; four 
brothers, Freddie Moore of Chase City, Va., Larry Moore and Charlie Moore, both of Hustonville, and Bennie Moore of McKinney; 
eight grandchildren; and five great-grandchildren.

Pallbearers will be Mark Todd, Jackie Owens, Ronald Maples, Ronnie Maples, David Smith and Larry Privett.

Services will be 2 p.m. Tuesday at Redemption Road Church by Terry Lawwill and Gary Yocom. Burial will be in Buffalo Springs Cemetery
Fox Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.  

 

           December 22, 2002 – Sunday

SMITH, Henry Clay                                                                                  d. 20 Dec 2002

WAYNESBURG -- Henry Clay "Smitty" Smith, 72, of U.S. 27 South in Waynesburg died Friday at Fort Logan Hospital in Stanford.
Born Aug. 1, 1930, in Waynesburg, he was the son of the late Dean and Nina Diamond Smith. He was a past master of Lincoln 
Masonic Lodge No. 60 F&AM, a member of Lincoln Chapter No. 486 Order of the Eastern Star, Lexington Scottish Rite, a Kentucky Colonel, 
former District Deputy for Grand Lodge No. 21, York Rite, Gideons International and the Somerset Odd Fellows Lodge No. 238. He was a U.S. 
Air Force sergeant during the Korean Conflict. He retired after 44 years in the propane bottled gas business and was a member of the Somerset 
Baptist Temple.
Survivors include a son, Henry "Hank" Smith II of Berglangenbach, Germany; two daughters, Cindy Fields of Nicholasville and Sherry Carrender 
of Burnside; one stepdaughter, Gail Gastineau of Stanford; two brothers, Thomas Smith of Palm Bay, Fla., and Charles Smith of Fort Wayne, Ind.; 
two sisters, Kathleen Sassman of Delavin, Ill., and Ellen Lawson of Covington; three grandchildren; two step-grand-children; and two step 
great-grandchildren.

Services will be 1 p.m. Monday at Somerset Baptist Temple by David Carr. Burial will be at Double Springs Cemetery in Waynesburg with military 
rites by Caswell-Saufley Post No. 18 of the American Legion and Masonic Rites by Lincoln Lodge No. 60.

Visitation is 6-9 p.m. today and after 10 a.m. Monday at Somerset Baptist Temple. Scottish Rites Rose Croix services are 7:30 tonight 


 

          April 29, 1998 – Wednesday 

SOUTHERLAND, Delbert L.                                                                      d. 28 Apr 1998
MORELAND - Delbert Lee Southerland, 62, of Moreland, died Tuesday in Lincoln County of natural causes.
Born March 23, 1936, in Casey County, he was a son of the late Sid and Ethel Shepperson Southerland. He was a retired employee of 
Trim Masters, Harrodsburg, where he worked for 10 years, and was a former 13 year employee of ATR maintenance department. He 
was a member of Moreland First Baptist Church, and Hustonville Lodge 184. He was a Navy veteran.
Survivors include his wife, Evelyn Carey Southerland; two sons, Randy Southerland of Moreland and Keith Southerland of Stanford; a 
daughter, Lisa Robinson of Hustonville; three brothers, Robert Southerland of Stanford, Buddy Southerland of Parksville and Paul 
Southerland of Gravel Switch; three sisters, Edith Terrell of Hustonville, Laura Pearl Wilson of Danville and Agnes Mark of Florence; and 
four grandsons.
Services will be 2 p.m. Friday at W.L. Pruitt Funeral Home by the Rev. Glen Johnson. Burial will be in
Hustonville Cemetery.
Pallbearers will be Mike Payton, Bud Jeffries, Mike Dean, Robert Gisler, Richard Miles and Paul Rice.
Visitation is after 5 p.m. Thursday with a Masonic service at 7:30 p.m. 
Memorials may go to West End Rescue Squad. 

            

 

             December 24, 2002 – Tuesday

STAMPER, James Freeman                                                                 d. 23 Dec 2002

WAYNESBURG -- James Freeman Stamper, 64, died Monday at Johnson Memorial Hospital in Franklin, Ind.
Born Nov. 21, 1938, in Waynesburg, he was the son of Madge L. Bitner Stamper and the late Eugene G Stamper. He was a 
self-employed tool and dye maker for 40 years and former apprentice for Western Electric.
Survivors include his mother, Madge L. Bitner Stamper of Indianapolis, Ind.; a son, James E. Stamper of Dumfries, Va.; a daughter, Julia A. 
Stamper of Hertford, N.C.; a brother, Richard E. Stamper of Terre Haute, Ind.; a sister, Donna Kay Smith of Indianapolis, Ind.; and five 
grandchildren.
Graveside services will be 2 p.m. Thursday in Double Springs Cemetery. 
There will be no visitation.
Arrangements are being handled by Barnett and Demrow Funeral Home.

 

         August 05, 1996 – Monday 

STATUM, Morgan B.                                                                     d. 04 Aug 1996 

MORELAND - Morgan Bernard Statom, 49, Junction City, died Sunday at Von Car Hosptital, Louisville. Born Aug. 6, 1946, 
in Indiana, he was a son of Lucille Carter Statum of Junction City and the late Edgar Statum. He was a former employee of Penn 
Ventilator, where he worked for many years, and a member of Shelby Baptist Church. Additional survivors include a daughter, Tammy 
Pendygraft of Ft. Wright; a son, Patrick Statum of Junction City; and a brother, Edgar Statum of Junction City. Services will be 2 p.m. 
Tuesday at W.L. Pruitt Funeral 
Home by the Rev. Paul McFarland. Burial will be in Hustonville Cemetery. Visitation is after 4 p.m. today.

           August 20, 2003 – Wednesday

STEMPFLY, Gilbert John                                                                       d. 18 Aug 2003

STANFORD -- Gilbert John Stempfly, 82, Waynesburg, retired farmer, husband of Selma Mae Gutenson Stempfly, died Monday. 
Services 11 a.m. Thursday, Fox Funeral Home. Visitation 6-9 p.m. today.

 

    May 09, 1999 – Sunday 
THOMPSON, Fay Delk                                                                         d. 06 May 1999 

MIDDLEBURG - Services for Fay Thompson, 71, of Hustonville, were scheduled for 2 p.m. today at Middleburg Baptist Church 
by the Rev. Tim Roberts. Burial will be in Glenwood Cemetery. 

She died Thursday at her home. 

Born Sept. 23, 1927, in Greenwood, Ind., she was a daughter of the late Fred and Ruth Adams Delk. She was a former deputy 
clerk in Casey and Lincoln counties and a former Casey County tax commissioner. She was a member of Middleburg Baptist Church 
and a  Kentucky Colonel. She was the widow of Clayton Thompson. 

Survivors include two daughters, Betty Floyd of Yosemite and Patty Black of Hustonville; five brothers, Fred Delk Jr. of California, 
Ky., Ray Delk of Hustonville, Jim Delk and Johnny Delk, both of Middleburg, and Jack Delk of Edinburg, Ind.; four sisters, Peggy 
Melton of Fairland, Ind., Sarah Moore of Hustonville, Sue Thompson of Springfield, Tenn., and Judy Clark of Dunnville; and two
grandchildren. 

Visitation is 8-11:45 a.m. today at Bartle Funeral Home and after 12:30 p.m. today at the church. 
 

         November 20, 1997 – Thursday

TURPIN, Wanda                                                                         d. 19 Nov 1997
MORELAND - Wanda Mae Turpin, 47, of Hustonville died Wednesday at her home in Casey County from natural causes.
Born June 10, 1950, Casey County, she was a daughter of the late Johnny and Helen Jones Jeffries. She had been manager of Hickory 
Hills Market for about five and half years and attended Ellisburg Baptist Church.
Survivors include her husband Randall Turpin; a daughter Janice Richards of Hustonville; two sisters, Nancy Brooks of Hustonville and 
Shirley Jenkins of Willisburg; two brothers, Robert and James Jeffries, both of Hustonville; and two grandchildren.
Services will be 1 p.m. Saturday at W.L. Pruitt Funeral Home by the Rev. G.W. Smith. Burial will be in
Hustonville Cemetery.

         

 

  November 22, 2004 - Monday

WILSON, Webster L.                                                                               d. 21 Nov 2004

HARRODSBURG - Webster L. "Web" Wilson, 82, of Salvisa, died Sunday at Ephraim McDowell Regional Medical Center.

Born Nov. 11, 1922, in Lincoln County, he was the son of the late Leeman and Pearl Trimble Wilson. He was retired from Southern 
Railway where he was in signal maintenance. He was an Army veteran of World War II and recipient of Bronze Stars and a Silver Star. 
He was a member of
Shakertown Baptist Church, McKinney Masonic Lodge and American Legion. He was the widower of Permelia 
"Pam" Fletcher Wilson.

Survivors include two sons, Larry Wilson of Lincoln County and David Wilson of Salvisa; a daughter, Dr. Rebecca Martin of Charenton, La.; 
three sisters, Christine Wilson and Alice Blanton, both of Hustonville, and Frances McKee of Waynesburg; 10 grandchildren; and seven great-grandchildren.

Services will be 11 a.m. Tuesday at Ransdell Funeral Chapel by the Rev. Joe Smith. Burial will be in Spring Hill Cemetery with military rites.

Pallbearers will be Kenneth Godby, Keith Kirkpatrick, Dr. Lee Simpson, Jeremy Simpson, Lee Horner and Patrick Cobett. Honorary 
pallbearer is Clyde Majors.  

 

            September 30, 1998 – Wednesday

WOODS, Eva Taylor                                                                         d. 28 Sep 1998
WAYNESBURG - Services for Eva Woods, 81, of Bethelridge, will be 2 p.m. Thursday at Barnett & Demrow Funeral Home by the Rev. 
Herman Hamilton. Burial will be in
Grove Ridge Cemetery, Casey County.
She died Monday at Charleston Health Care Center.
Born Feb. 18, 1917, in Casey County, she was a daughter of the late Ezra and Margaret Martin Taylor. She was an employee of Abco Co., 
Cincinnati, Ohio, a homemaker and a member of New Life Church of God of Prophecy. She was the widow of Willie D. Woods.
Survivors include seven sons, Jack Woods of Bethelridge, Larry Woods of Lexington, Roger Woods of Somerset, Eddie and Vince Woods 
of Cincinnati, James Woods of Science Hill, and Terry Woods of Waynesburg; a daughter, Norma Barker of Cincinnati; 19 grandchildren; 
and several great-grandchildren.

            

         August 27, 1997 – Wednesday

 

WRIGHT, Oscar Jack                                                                       d. 26 Aug 1997
LIBERTY - Oscar Jack Wright, 68, of Kings Mountain, died Tuesday at Fort Logan Hospital.
Born June 30, 1929, in North Carolina, he was a son of the late Elijah and Kate Hunter Wright. He was a gate dealer, a Navy veteran and a 
member of Waynesburg Masonic Lodge and Pond Baptist Church.
Survivors include his wife, Ethel Lawson Wright; four sons, Jeff Wright and Tom Wright, both of Kings Mountain, Jackie Wright of Waynesburg 
and Roy Wright of North Carolina; two brothers, Therman Wright of North Carolina and Alvin Wright of Florida; two sisters, Marie Tilley and Leo Easterling, both of North Carolina; and four grandchildren.
Services will be 11 a.m. Friday at McKinney-Brown Funeral Home by the Rev. Gordon Chaney. Burial will be in
Double Springs Cemetery.