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Obituaries Sept. 23, 1998

Jeriel D. Vickrey
Jeriel Dean Vickrey, 39, of Junction City, died Tuesday at his home of natural causes.
Born Oct. 7, 1958, in Bartow, Fla., he was a son of the late Coy and Ann Devore Vickrey. He was a retired employee of Jackson of Danville and a member of Southern Heights Baptist Church.
Survivors include his wife, Rita Preston Vickrey; two sons, Chris Vickrey and Lewis Vickrey, both of Junction City; a sister, Dianne Kish of Florida; and a brother, Jeffrey Vickrey of Florida.
Services will be 2 p.m. Thursday at Preston-Pruitt Funeral Home by the Rev. Barry Jeffries. Burial will be in Danville Memorial Gardens.
Pallbearers will be Steve, Gene and Mike Preston, Chris Vickrey, Daryl and Rocky Kidd, Bobby Miracle and Tommy Wilson.
Honorary pallbearers are Billy Goode, Robbie Pike, Bryan Rayburn, Jonathan Cox, Randy Price, Bobby Reeves, Mikey Cochran and John Massey.
Visitation will be 5-9 p.m. today. 

Charles W. Dunn
STANFORD - Charles Willard Dunn, 85, of Goshen Road, died Tuesday at Fort Logan Hospital. 
Born Jan. 4, 1913, in Corbin, he was a son of the late Alexander S. and Dora B. McFadden Dunn. He was a retired brick mason, a member of the Baptist church and Brick Layers Union 17. He was an Army veteran of World War II.
Survivors include his wife, Betty Wilson Bray Dunn; a son, Charles W. Dunn of Stanford; a daughter, Sylvia L. Dunn of Darmstadt, Germany; a brother, John Dunn of Waynesburg; and a granddaughter.
Graveside services will be 1 p.m. Friday at Buffalo Springs Cemetery by the Rev. Cecil Roundtree. 
Visitation will be 6-9 p.m. Thursday at Fox Funeral Home. 

Doretta E. Russell
LIBERTY - Doretta Ethel Russell, 87, of Meadow View Nursing Home, Louisville, formerly of Liberty, died Tuesday in Louisville.
Born Sept. 19, 1911, in Casey County, she was a daughter of the late John E. and Melissa J. Thomas. She was the widow of the Rev. Herbert Russell, a homemaker and a member of Westport Road Church of Christ, Louisville. She was a member of the Bicentennial Heritage Corp. of Casey County, Casey County Alumni Association and John Marshall Chapter of the National Society of Daughters of the American Revolution. She was a past chairman of Casey County Homemakers.
Survivors include a son, Gary Russell of Liberty; a daughter, Jeanette Worthan of Louisville; a brother, Otis Thomas of Liberty; four grandchildren; and three great-grandchildren.
Services will be 1 p.m. Thursday at McKinney-Brown Funeral Home by the Rev. Arnis Pape. Burial will be in Glenwood Cemetery.
Visitation is 6-9 p.m. today. 

Robert E. Croushorn
LANCASTER - A memorial service for Robert Earl ``Bobby'' Croushorn, 58, Mason Avenue, Danville, will be held 10 a.m. Thursday at the Lancaster Cemetery.
He died Tuesday at Ephraim McDowell Regional Medical Center of natural causes.
Born Feb. 2, 1940, in Preachersville, he was a son of the late Earl and Ruby Singleton Croushorn. He was a retired railroad engineer for Norfolk Southern Railway and a member of Beach Grove Baptist Church, Preachersville.
Survivors include his wife, Judy Wallin Croushorn; three sons, Andy Croushorn of Parksville, Rob Croushorn of Danville and Rod Croushorn of Wildwood, Fla.; a daughter, Karla Croushorn at home; two sisters, Helen Nantz of Crab Orchard and Eve Dean Young of Danville; and two grandchildren.
There will be no visitation. 

Jessie J. Dillion
LIBERTY - Services for Jessie Jewell Dillion, 88, of Moxley Road, will be 11 a.m. Thursday at Liberty United Methodist Church by the Rev. Raymond Brinegar. Burial will be in Glenwood Cemetery.
She died Tuesday at her home.
Born June 13, 1910, in Casey County, she was the daughter of the late Adolph and Ethel Elliott Wesley. She was a retired Casey County teacher, a member of Liberty United Methodist Church and Order of the Eastern Star Chapter 30. She was the widow of Raymond Dillion.
Survivors include a daughter-in-law, Jane Dillion of Liberty; five grandchildren; and nine great-grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by a son, Phillip Dillion.
Visitation is 5:30 p.m. today at McKinney-Brown Funeral Home.

Warren E. Gilmore
HARRODSBURG - Services for Warren Edward Gilmore, 74, of West Office Street, will be 2 p.m. Thursday at Ransdell Funeral Chapel by the Revs. J.H. Burns and Mark Girard. Burial will be in Peters Cemetery, Mackville,
He died Monday at Ephraim McDowell Regional Medical Center.
Born Sept. 5, 1924, in Somerset, he was a son of Cora Judd Gilmore of Perryville and the late the Rev. Smith Gilmore. He was retired, a member of Harrodsburg United Methodist Church, Veterans of Foreign Wars and American Legion. He was an Army Air Corps veteran of World War II. 
Survivors include his wife, Frances Devine Gilmore; three sons, Smith Gilmore of Clinton, Iowa, John D. Gilmore and Edward A. Gilmore, both of Harrodsburg; two daughters, Becky Taylor of Nicholasville and Penny Ahnquist of Danville; a sister, Betty G. Reynolds of Perryville; six grandchildren; and two great-grandchildren.
Pallbearers will be Skeeter Reed, Tom Devine, Junior Reynolds, Jess Young, William Gilmore and John Peavler.
Visitation is after 4 p.m. today and after 7:30 a.m. Thursday.
Memorials may go to Harrodsburg United Methodist Church. 

Troy A. Pendleton
LIBERTY - Services for Troy Allen Pendleton, 22, of Yosemite, will be 1 p.m. Thursday at Bartle Funeral Home by the Rev. C.B. Carman. Burial will be in Mintonville Cemetery.
He died Monday at University of Kentucky Chandler Medical Center.
Born Jan. 3, 1976, in Liberty, he was a son of Sue Foxx Singleton of Yosemite and Roger Pendleton of Dunnville. He was a welder for Murphy Gate Co., and a member of Bruces Chapel United Methodist Church.
Other survivors include his stepfather, Joe Singleton of Yosemite; a grandfather, Glen Pendleton of Dunnville; grandmother, Lizzie Pendleton of Liberty; a child he was helping to raise, Macaela Goforth of Yosemite; three sisters, Jennifer Pendleton and Joann Morgan, both of Yosemite, and Karen Pendleton of Middleburg; five brothers, Greg Pendleton of Yosemite, Russell Pendleton of Owenton, Phillip and Dale Pendleton, both of Liberty, and Kevin Pendleton of Marion, Ind.
Visitation will be after 6 p.m. Wednesday. 

Lewis E. Robinson
LANCASTER - Services for Lewis E. Robinson, 88, of Hillcrest Avenue, will be 2 p.m. Thursday at Ramsey Funeral Home by the Revs. Bob Rush and Bill Hawkins. Burial will be in Lancaster Cemetery.
He died Monday at Garrard County Memorial Hospital.
Born Aug. 28, 1910, in Berea, he was a son of the late Caleb and Bessie Smith Robinson. He was a retired Kentucky Utilities Co. employee, a member of Lancaster Baptist Church and a 50-year member of Odd Fellows Lodge (Franklin Lodge 7).
Survivors include his wife, Hazel Smith Robinson of Lancaster; a daughter, Gloria Candler of Lancaster; a son, Eddie L. Robinson of Lexington; a brother, Virgil Robinson of Garrard County; five grandchildren; and six great-grandchildren.
Pallbearers will be Gerald Kirk, Greg and Doug Robinson, Richard Smith and Richard Stanley.
Visitation is 5-9 p.m. Wednesday. 

Obituaries Sept. 24, 1998

Juanita S. Crawford
CRAB ORCHARD - Juanita Saylor Crawford, 74, of Lancaster Road, died Wednesday at the Rockcastle County Hospital. 
Born Oct. 19, 1923, in Crab Orchard, she was a daughter of the late Robert Lee and Shirley Fee Saylor. She was the widow of George W. Crawford. She was a graduate of Union College, was a school teacher, a farmer and a member of Watts Chapel Baptist Church. 
Survivors include one son, George Crawford of Crab Orchard; one daughter, Marcia White of Richmond; one sister, Dorothy House of Manchester, and three grandchildren.
Services will be 11 a.m. Saturday at McKnight-Martin Funeral Home by the Rev. Dan Gutenson. Burial will be in Saylor Cemetery. 
Visitation will be after 6 p.m. Friday.
Memorials may go to Gideons International, P.O. Box 155, Stanford, Ky. 40484. 

Phillip G. Jones 
PINE KNOT - Phillip Gary Jones, 49, of Cherokee Trail, Somerset, died Tuesday at Columbia Lake Cumberland Regional Hospital in Somerset.
Born March 4, 1949, in Oneida, Tenn., he was a son of Leamon and Edith King Jones of Pine Knot. He formerly worked at Crane Co. in Somerset.
Survivors also include his wife, Janie Lanigan Jones, formerly of Waynesburg; one son, Todd Jones of Homer, Alaska; two daughters, April Jones of Pleasant Plains, Ohio, and Chelsey Jones of Somerset; two brothers, Leamon Jones Jr. of Rice, Wash., and Larry Jones of Cincinnati, Ohio; and one sister, Victoria Worley of Frankfort.
Services will be 11 a.m. Saturday at Pine Knot Funeral Home with the Revs. Wendell Hill and Donnie Jones officiating. Burial will be in Pine Knot Cemetery.
Visitation is 6-9 p.m. Friday.

Joseph H. McDonley
HARRODSBURG - Joseph H. McDonley, 79, of Fairview Court died Sunday at his residence.
Born Oct. 3, 1918, in Mercer County, he was the son of the late Howard and Laura Woods McDonley. He was a retired employee of the city of Harrodsburg, an Army veteran of World War II, and a member of Shawnee Run Baptist Church.
Survivors include his wife, Martha Brown McDonley.
A memorial service will be 2 p.m. Saturday at Shawnee Run Baptist Church with the Rev. Lester Tirey officiating. Burial will be in the church cemetery.
Visitation is after 1 p.m. Saturday at the church.
Memorials may go to Shawnee Run Baptist Church building fund, 1485 Shakertown Road, Harrodsburg, Ky. 40330.
Alexander & Royalty Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements. 

Gracie S. Owens
CRAB ORCHARD - Gracie Barnes Sweeney Owens, 76, formerly of Rockcastle County, died Wednesday at Central Baptist Hospital. 
Born Feb. 28, 1922, in Rockcastle County, she was the daughter of the late Lee and Flora Stevens Barnes. She was the wife of Dale Owens. She was a member of the Faith Temple in Jesus' Name church and was a homemaker. She was preceded in death by her first husband, Walter Sweeney.
Survivors also include seven daughters, Dessie Oaks, Sue Thompson, Alma Cash and Judy Owens, all of Crab Orchard, Ruby Alexander of Brodhead, Irene Napier of Lancaster and Margaret King of Stanford; two sons, Johnny Sweeney of Crab Orchard and Gene Sweeney of Preachersville; one brother, Robert Barnes of Paris; four sisters, Mary Hunt of Brodhead, Maggie Baker of Crab Orchard, Locie Barnes and Martha Sweeney, both of Mount Vernon; 35 grandchildren; 36 great-grandchildren and 52 great-great-grandchildren.
Services will be noon Friday at McKnight-Martin Funeral Home by the Rev. Vernon Willard. Burial will be in Ottawa Cemetery.
Visitation will be after 6 p.m. tonight.
Pallbearers will be Hobert Sweet, Kenny Stevens, David Coleman, Joe Preston, Mike and Ricky Johnson. 

Lauren B. Sims
HARRODSBURG - Lauren Bailey Sims, infant daughter of Chris and Sherry Bailey Sims of Wilmore, died Tuesday at Central Baptist Hospital.
Additional survivors are two brothers, Blake and Chris Sims of Frankfort; grandparents, Mr. and Mrs. Robert Bailey and Mr. and Mrs. Donald Sims, all of Harrodsburg; a great-grandmother, Lena Sims of Harrodsburg; and a great-grandfather, J.C. Lay of Harrodsburg.
Arrangements are incomplete at Alexander & Royalty Funeral Home. 

Everett P. Whitehouse
LEBANON - Everett Putnam Whitehouse, 84, of Lebanon died Wednesday at Cedars of Lebanon Nursing Home.
Born June 16, 1941, in Marion County, he was the son of the late Chesley and Clellie Langford Whitehouse. He was a retired farmer, veteran of World War II, member of Lebanon Veterans of Foreign Wars, and life member of Disabled American Veterans 7th Infantry Association.
Survivors include his wife, Geneva Morgeson Whitehouse.
Services will be 2 p.m. Friday at Bosley Funeral Home by the Revs. Roger Dill and Darrell Lyon. Burial will be in Ryder Cemetery.
Visitation is after 3:30 p.m. today.
Active pallbearers will be Robert Sandusky, Donnie Leathers, Henry Brockman, Carroll Purdom, Terry Morgeson and Charles David Langford.
Honorary pallbearers are Marion Tandy, David Lynch, Earl Sandusky, Billy Weatherford, Lloyd Bugg and Albert Purdy.
Memorials may go to Lebanon United Methodist Church or a charity of one's choice. 

John C. Edwards 
PERRYVILLE - Services for John C. Edwards, Scrubgrass Road, Gravel Switch, will be 2 p.m. Friday at Wilder Funeral Home by the Rev. Wayne Malone. Burial will be Hillcrest Cemetery.
Born May 4, 1918, in Boyle County, he was a son of the late R.G. and Sadie Leffew Edwards. He was a farmer and was retired from the Overlay Construction Co. He was a member and former Sunday school superintendent of the Mitchellsburg Baptist Church. He was a charter member of the Mitchellsburg Lions Club and a member of the T.W. Wash Masonic Lodge 430, Gravel Switch.
Survivors include his wife, Margaret Bottom Edwards; one daughter, Brenda Culler of El Paso, Texas; two sons, Gerald Edwards of Mitchellsburg and Bobby Edwards of Parksville; two sisters, Emma Shepperson of Mitchellsburg and Josie Domogalik of Indianapolis, Ind., 17 grandchildren; and 21 great-grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by two sons, Larry and Jeffrey Scott Edwards, and a stepdaughter, Marilyn Boring.
Visitation will be after 6 p.m. today.
Pallbearers will be Bruce Robbins, Greg, Troy, Tracy, Terry and Jon T. Edwards.
Honorary pallbearers are members of his Sunday school class.
Memorials may go to Mitchellsburg Baptist Church Building Fund.

Charles Willard Dunn
STANFORD - Graveside services for Charles Willard Dunn, 85, of Goshen Road, will be 1 p.m. Friday at Buffalo Springs Cemetery by the Rev. Cecil Roundtree.
He died Tuesday at Fort Logan Hospital.
Visitation will be after 6 p.m. today at Fox Funeral Home.
Pallbearers will be Bill Moberly, Robert Allen, Scott, Joe, Charles and Steven Dunn.

Obituaries Sept. 25, 1998

Thomas J. Burchett
MORELAND - Thomas Jackson Burchett, 73, of Junction City, died Thursday at Danville Centre for Health and Rehabilitation.
Born Sept. 2, 1925, in Garrard County, he was a son of William D. and Myrtle Thomas Burchett. He was a retired farmer and an employee of Asplundh Co.
Survivors include a stepmother, Edna Burchett of Junction City; seven sisters, Georgia Lynn of Brandenburg, Frances Gillis of Lebanon, Fanny Holt of Perryville, Ann Tate of Danville, Betty Mullins of Hustonville, Connie Wilson of Parksville, and Wanda Warren of Harrodsburg; three brothers, Robert Burchett and Johnny Burchett, both of Danville, and Jimmy Burchett of Tennessee.
Services will be 2 p.m. Saturday at Worldstown Church of God by the Rev. Wendell Douglas. Burial will be in Parksville Cemetery.
Pallbearers will be Troy and Chris Tate, Harvey and Timothy Mullins, Benny Burchett and Joshua Wilson.
Honorary pallbearers are Robert, Johnny and Jimmy Burchett and Billy Jo Tate.
Visitation is after 5 p.m. today at W.L. Pruitt Funeral Home and after 11 a.m. Saturday at the church until time of service. 

Katie R. Baker
HARRODSBURG - Services for Katie Lee Russell Baker, 78, of Harrodsburg, will be 3 p.m. Saturday at Alexander & Royalty Funeral Home by the Revs. Kenneth Whitehouse and Ron Sharp. Burial will be in Spring Hill Cemetery.
She died Wednesday at James B. Haggin Memorial Hospital.
Born Nov. 22, 1919, in Mercer County, she was a daughter of the late Romie and Annie Lawson Russell. She was an employee of Salvation Army, Louisville, and a member of Ellers Memorial Baptist Church.
Survivors include a brother, William H. Russell of Florida; and a sister, Sally Carey of Harrodsburg.
Pallbearers will be Billy Russell, David Proctor, Alfred Russell, Ronnie Russell, Donnie Russell and Billy Russell.
Visitation is 6-9 p.m. today and after 7 a.m. Saturday. 

Rev. J.T. Ballew
WINCHESTER - Services for the Rev. J.T. Ballew, of Harrodsburg, will be 11 a.m. Saturday at St. Paul AME Church, Frances Street, Richmond.
Ballew, a Harrodsburg minister, died Monday in Lexington from injuries sustained in an automobile accident.
Visitation is 6-9 p.m. today at Clay's Funeral Home, Winchester. 

Juanita S. Crawford
CRAB ORCHARD - Services for Juanita Saylor Crawford, 74, of Lancaster Road, will be 11 a.m. Saturday at McKnight-Martin Funeral Home by the Rev. Dan Gutenson. Burial will be in Saylor Cemetery.
She died Wednesday at the Rockcastle County Hospital. 
Pallbearers will be Maurice House, U.S. Saylor, Barry Spurlin, Shelby White, Charles Gilliland Jr. and Ralph Baker.
Honorary pallbearers are Delbert Crawford, Jimmy Spurlin, Fred Wyler, Rodney Adams and Jim Bailey.
Visitation will be after 6 p.m. today.
Memorials may go to Gideons International, P.O. Box 155, Stanford, 40484. 

Joseph H. McDonley
HARRODSBURG - A memorial service for Joseph H. McDonley, 79, of Fairview Court, will be 2 p.m. Saturday at Shawnee Run Baptist Church by the Rev. Lester Tirey.
He died Aug. 23 at his residence.
Survivors include his wife, Martha Brown McDonley.
Alexander & Royalty Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements. 

Lauren B. Sims
HARRODSBURG - Graveside services for Lauren Bailey Sims, infant daughter of Chris and Sherry Bailey Sims of Wilmore, will be 1 p.m. today at Spring Hill Cemetery by the Rev. Leroy Releford.
She died Tuesday at Central Baptist Hospital.
Additional survivors are two brothers, Blake and Chaise Sims of Frankfort; grandparents, Mr. and Mrs. Robert Bailey of Henderson and Mr. and Mrs. Donald Sims of Harrodsburg; a great-grandmother, Lena Sims of Harrodsburg; and a great-grandfather, J.C. Lay of Harrodsburg.
Alexander & Royalty Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements. 

Everett P. Whitehouse
LEBANON - Services for Everett Putnam Whitehouse, 84, of Lebanon, were scheduled for 2 p.m. today at Bosley Funeral Home by the Revs. Roger Dill and Darrell Lyon. Burial will be in Ryder Cemetery.
Born June 16, 1914, in Marion County, he died Wednesday at Cedars of Lebanon Nursing Home.

Obituaries Sept. 27, 1998

Charles M. Lanham
Charles Melvin Lanham, 77, of Onstott Drive died Friday night at his home.
Born June 19, 1921, in Washington County, he was the son of the late Charlie Brown Lanham and Mattie Jane Shanks Lanham.
He was a retired custodian of the Boyle County schools where he worked for 17 years, a member of the Salt River Baptist Church where he served as a deacon for 30 years and an Army veteran of World War II, 
He is survived by his wife, Hallie Logue Lanham; two daughters, Charlotte Jane Hilton of Junction City and Lana Gayle Ward of Danville; two sons, Melvin Ross Lanham of Harrodsburg and Eddie Ray Lanham of Danville; a brother, Goble Lanham of Lexington; four sisters, Golden Wilson Crouch, Clara Milburn and Gladys Wesley, all of Danville, and Margaret Bandy of Louisville; eight grandchildren and five great-grandchildren 
Services will be 1 p.m. Monday at Salt River Baptist Church by the Revs. Bob Bausum and Tim Estes. Burial will be in Camp Nelson National Cemetery.
Visitation is 5-9 p.m. today at Preston-Pruitt Funeral Home and after 10 a.m. Monday at the church.
Pallbearers will be Charles Leslie Lanham, Huite Carter, Roger Milburn, Warren Carpenter, Rue Logue, Larry Wesley, Elmer Burns and Alan Wilson.
Honorary pallbearers will be Dr. Thomas Baeker, Dr. Mohammad Shahzad and the deacons and Men's Bible Sunday School Class of Salt River Baptist Church.
Memorials may be made to Heritage Hospice and Salt River Baptist Church. 

Jesse E. Petrey Jr.
CRAB ORCHARD - Jesse Eugene Petrey Jr., 65, of Ky. 643 died Friday at St. Joseph Hospital, Lexington.
Born Feb. 10, 1933, in Lincoln County, he was a son of the late Isabel Hinds and Jesse Petrey Sr. He was retired as a bulk unloader for Kraft General Foods. He was a member of Ephesus Baptist Church.
Survivors include his wife, Crystal Ferguson Petrey; a son, Curtis Lee Petrey of Orland Hills, Ill.; a sister, Wilma Barnes of Waynesburg; three brothers, Howard Petrey of Broughtontown, Dalmas Petrey of Waynesburg and Clyde Petrey of Virginia; and three grandchildren.
Services will be held 11 a.m. Monday at Ephesus Baptist Church by Ewell Hargis. Burial will be in Ephesus Baptist Church Cemetery.
Pallbearers will be Timothy and Bernard Joy, Billy Joe, Mark, Jerry and Leon Petrey, Bradley Barnes and Keith Newcomb.
Visitation is 8 a.m. until the time of the service at Ephesus Baptist Church.
Memorials may go to Ephesus Baptist Church Cemetery Fund.
McKnight-Martin Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements. 

Jack B. Simpson
CRAB ORCHARD - Jack B. Simpson, 58, of Lancaster, formerly of Crab Orchard, died Friday at the Veterans Hospital, Lexington.
Born Dec. 31, 1941, in Lincoln County, he was a son of the late Beckham and Geneva Brown Simpson, He was a member of Immanuel Baptist Church and a veteran of the Army.
Survivors include a son, Kevin Simpson of Mount Vernon; a daughter, Jacqueline VanWinkle of Brodhead; a sister, Dorothy Foster of Shepherdsville; four brothers, Hulen and Loren Simpson, both of Crab Orchard, Donald Simpson of Dallas and Bennie Simpson of Lancaster; and two grandchildren.
Services will be held 3 p.m. Monday at McKnight-Martin Funeral Home Chapel by Vola Brown. Burial will be in Mount Zion Cemetery.
Pallbearers will be Eddie, Johnny, Mike and Danny Simpson, Bobby Martin and Terry Oaks.
Visitation is after 5 p.m. today.
Memorials may go to the American Cancer Society. 

Roscoe H. Wright
LIBERTY - Roscoe Hollis Wright, 84, of Gum Lick Road died Friday on a private drive on Casey Creek Road.
Born July 25, 1914, in Casey County, he was a son of the late James David and Martha Whited Wright. He was a former carpenter and an Army Air Force veteran of World War II.
Survivors include a sister, Ruby Lemmon Coffey of Liberty; a half sister, Dorothy Blackburn of Versailles; and a half brother, Omer Wright of Versailles.
Services will be held 2 p.m. Monday at Chestnut Grove Baptist Church by the Rev. John Dean. Burial will be in Whited Cemetery.
Pallbearers will be nephews.
Visitation is 6-9 p.m. today at Bartle Funeral Home Chapel. 

Alonzo M. Yates
NEVADA - Alonzo Maurice Yates, 83, of Indianapolis, formerly of Mercer County, died Wednesday at St. Vincent Hospital, Indianapolis.
Born Nov. 2, 1914, in Mercer County, he was a son of the late Effie Ellen Riley and Homer Yates. He was a farmer and landscaper, and a member of Villa Baptist Church.
Survivors include his wife, Mary Della VanDiver Yates; three sons, Jerry Yates of Long Beach, Calif., Cecil Yates of Westminster, Calif., and Tim Yates of Indianapolis; three daughters, Sue Helen Shelby of Indianapolis, Judy Brown of Greenwood, and Kathy Wilson of San Antonio, Texas; two brothers, Marshall and Hugh B. Yates, both of Indianapolis; a sister, Lelia Hollis of Indianapolis; 13 grandchildren; and 12 great-grandchildren.
Services were held Saturday at Singleton Community Mortuary and Memorial Center and will be held 1 p.m. Monday at Bethel Cumberland Presbyterian Church, Nevada. Burial will be in Bethel Cumberland Presbyterian Church Cemetery.
Visitation is noon until the time of the service Monday at the church.
Local arrangements were coordinated by Alexander & Royalty Funeral Home. 

Carolyn M. Bryant
Services for Carolyn Miller Bryant, 57, of East Walnut Street, will be 11 a.m. Tuesday at Saints Peter and Paul Catholic Church by Paul Prabell. Burial will be in Camp Nelson National Cemetery.
She died Thursday at Ephraim McDowell Regional Medical Center after a short illness.
Born Feb. 8, 1941, in Danville, she was a daughter of Samuel E. Miller and the late Marjorie Cohen. She was the widow of James E. Bryant.
Survivors include a daughter, Cheryl R. Moncure of Kannapolis, N.C.; and three step-sisters, Janet Howard of Forest Park, Ohio, Patricia Johnson of St. Louis, and Linda Bunton of Louisville.
Visitation is 6-8 p.m. Monday at Smith-Jackson Funeral Home.


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