Obituaries Oct. 25, 1998
Hubert H. Adams
CRAB ORCHARD - Hubert H. Adams, 87, of Main Street, died Thursday at
Sowder Nursing Home, Brodhead.
Born Aug. 17, 1911, he was a son of the late Loyal and Gracie Eads
Adams. He was a retired carpenter, a concrete mason and former railroad
employee. He was a member of Ottowa Baptist Church and Crab Orchard Masonic
Lodge 636 F&AM.
Survivors include his wife, Mae Cash Adams of Crab Orchard; four daughters,
Roberta Taylor of Brodhead, Betty Wilson of Hamilton, Ohio, Carol Buckler
of Stanford and Nadine Newcomb of Crab Orchard; a brother, Walter Adams
of Brodhead; a sister, Mary Halcomb of Brodhead; 13 grandchildren and 21
great-grandchildren. He was preceded in death by a daughter, Donzeda Logsdon;
a son, Ray Logsdon; a sister and three brothers.
Services will be 2 p.m. today at Ottowa Baptist Church, Rockcastle
County, by the Rev. Dan Gutenson. Burial will be in Ottowa Cemetery.
Pallbearers will be Larry Taylor, David Wilson, Ricky Kirby, Adam Burdine,
Allen Newcomb and Randall Logsdon. Honorary pallbearers will be Lester
Bryant, James Raymond Manuel, Donald Cable, Dean Jones, T.G. Laswell, Ricky
Bray, Doug Mullins and Rolla Perry.
William C. Jenkins
HARRODSBURG - William Carl ``Billy' Jenkins, 58, of North Main Street,
Harrodsburg, died Friday at Homestead Nursing Home, Lexington.
Born Sept. 14, 1940, in Mercer County, he was a son of the late William
Lloyd and Virginia Million Jenkins. He was a former ATR employee and National
Guardsman. He was a Baptist.
Survivors include three uncles, six aunts and several cousins.
Services will be 2 p.m. today at Ransdell Funeral Chapel by the Rev.
Donnie Releford. Burial will be in Spring Hill Cemetery.
Cousins will serve as pallbearers.
Visitation is until 2 p.m. today.
Ethel K. Kirkpatrick
STANFORD - Ethel King Kirkpatrick, 89, of Kettering, Ohio, formerly
of Harrodsburg, died Thursday at her home.
Born Jan. 25, 1909, in Lincoln County, she was a daughter of the late
William and Maggie Shearer King. She was a homemaker and member of Harrodsburg
Congregation of Jehovah's Witnesses. She was the widow of Lee Kirkpatrick.
Survivors include three sons, Connie and Theodore Kirkpatrick, both
of Harrodsburg, and Mike Kirkpatrick of Danville; seven daughters, Dora
Holt, Marie Luster and Mayme O'Brian, all of Harrodsburg, Ida Peavler of
Kettering, Ohio, JoAnn Price of Goldsboro, N.C., Sally Wilhoite of Lawrenceburg
and Eunice Deaton of Harlan; 54 grandchildren; 68 great-grandchildren;
and 16 great-great-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by five children.
Graveside services will be 2:30 p.m. today at Buffalo Springs Cemetery
by the Revs. Stuart Holt and Marshall Gregs.
Visitation is 1-2 p.m. today at Fox Funeral Home.
Pallbearers will be Connie, Richard, Phillip, Hal and Wayne Kirkpatrick,
Jeffrey Deaton and Elmer Holt.
Memorials may go to Heritage Hospice of Danville.
James R. King
BEVERLY HILLS, FLA. - James ``Jamie'' Ray King, 39, of Crystal River,
Fla., formerly of Danville, died Thursday in Crystal River.
He was self-employed in the construction industry and was a member
of St. Paul's Evangelical Lutheran Church, Beverly Hills, Fla.
Survivors include his father, Arnold King of Danville; two sons, Nicholas
and Joshua King of Crystal River, Fla.; a brother, Michael King of Louisville;
six sisters, Sharon Crutchfield, Rebecca Smith and Lana Davis, all of Danville,
Kathy King and Lisa Thompson of Junction City, and Karen King of Slidell,
La.; and several nieces and nephews.
Services will be at Fero Funeral Home in Beverly Hills, Fla.
Obituaries Oct. 26, 1998
Flossie R. Gibson
PERRYVILLE - Flossie Mae Roney Gibson, 98, of Charleston Health Care
Center, formerly of Perryville, died Saturday at Ephraim McDowell Regional
Born Jan. 10, 1900, in Mercer County, she was a daughter of the late
Skyler and Sadie Dickerson Roney. She was the widow of Oran Gibson. She
was a homemaker and retired farmer, and a member of Antioch United Methodist
Church where she was the oldest member.
Survivors include her daughter, Louise Taylor of Danville; a granddaughter;
and two great-grandchildren.
Services were scheduled for 11 a.m. today at Wilder Funeral Home by
the Rev. Mark Atherton and Larry Gardner. Burial will be in Hillcrest Cemetery.
Pallbearers will be Kenneth Crouch, Garnett Gray, Marlin Sparks, Teddy
Lynn Divine, Eddie Kelly and Bob Vick.
Memorials may go to Perryville Rescue Squad.
Eugene R. Atwood
LIBERTY - Eugene Ray Atwood, 54, of Columbus, Ind., formerly of Liberty,
died Friday at his home.
Born April 21, 1944, in Casey County, he was a son of Arthur Atwood
of Liberty and the late Mary Pauline Derringer Atwood. He was a construction
Survivors include four sisters, Evelyn Fair of Indianapolis, Ind.,
Margaret Hamm of Louisville, Marilyn Moore of Columbus and Charlotte Fellows
of Taylorville, Ind.
Services will be 1 p.m. Wednesday at McKinney-Brown Funeral Home by
the Rev. Darren Gillespie. Burial will be in Whited Cemetery.
Visitation is after 5 p.m. Tuesday.
Gabe W. Brown
STANFORD - Gabe Wesley ``Toddy'' Brown, 73, of Hustonville, died Sunday
at his home.
Born May 21, 1925, in Lincoln County, he was a son of the late Willis
and Dora Naylor Brown. He was a farmer and a member of Geneva Community
Survivors include his wife, Mary Evelyn Naylor Brown; five sons, Johnny
M. Brown and Ivan E. Brown, both of McKinney, Eddie D. ``Popcorn''Brown
and Randy L. Brown, both of Hustonville, and Jackie D. Brown of Liberty;
five daughters, Louise Brown, Edna L. Griffin, Jeanine Moore, Alice M.
Carpenter and Peggy A. Walls, all of Hustonville; three brothers, Ernest
and John T. ``Toby'' Brown of Ottenheim, and Albert V. Brown of Hustonville;
two sisters, Emma King of Hustonville and Katherine Owens of McKinney;
23 grandchildren; 13 great-grandchildren; and four step-grandchildren.
Services will be 2 p.m. Tuesday at Green River Pentecostal Church by
the Revs. Lester Carpenter, Ed Carman, Rick Naylor and Bill Brown. Burial
will be in Buffalo Springs Cemetery.
Pallbearers will be Billy Griffin, Jason, Bradley, Daniel and Curtis
Brown, and Brian, Michael and Steven Carpenter.
Honorary pallbearers are Joseph Brown, Kyle Griffin, Matthew and Isaac
Coffman and Isiah Carpenter.
Visitation is after 6 p.m. today at the church.
Alta A. Maupin
MIDDLEBURG - Alta Ann Maupin, 89, of Liberty, died Saturday at Russell
Born Aug. 4, 1909, in Casey County, she was a daughter of the late
Johnny R. and Patsy Sweet Anderson. She was a homemaker and the widow of
Ray B. Maupin.
Survivors include four daughters, Helen Puttett and Betty Meeks, both
of Liberty, Gary Arney of Franklin, Ind., and Margaret Wilson of Richmond;
three sons, Jim, Johnny and Bobby Maupin, all of Liberty; a brother, Carlos
Richardson of Ohio; two sisters, Jewell Parton and Ceebee Sallee, both
of Liberty; 30 grandchildren; 41 great-grandchildren; and seven great-great-grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by a daughter, Jeanette ``Tommy'' Morgan.
Services will be 2 p.m. Tuesday at Poplar Springs Baptist Church by
the Rev. C.B. Carman. Burial will be in Poplar Springs Cemetery.
Pallbearers will be Jeff Bolt, Jamie Maupin, Joe Gillock, Jeff Lawhorn,
David Bennett and Mike Malone.
Visitation is after 5 p.m. today at Bartle Funeral Home.
LIBERTY - Therlow ``Snaz'' Thomas, 86, of Trammell Street, died Saturday
at University of Kentucky Chandler Medical Center.
Born July 31, 1912, in Casey County, he was a son of the late Hannibal
and Alice McDonald Thomas. He was a retired farm gate dealer and a member
of Dunnville Christian Church.
Survivors include his wife, Ida Lee Thomas; two sons, Kendell Thomas
of Yosemite and Randy Thomas of Frankfort; a daughter, Nancy Bronger of
Louisville; a brother, C.J. Thomas of Liberty; two sisters, Elizabeth Terry
of Dunnville and Opal McKeen of South Carolina; four grandchildren; and
Services will be 2 p.m. Tuesday at McKinney-Brown Funeral Home by the
Revs. Clifton Cowan and Jimmy Brown. Burial will be in Antioch Cemetery.
Pallbearers will be Greg Neat, Gary Terry, Ronnie White, Micky LaFavers,
Scotty Lynn and Todd Wilson.
Visitation is after 5 p.m. today.
Obituaries Oct. 27, 1998
Emma S. Davis
Emma Mae Sampsell Davis, 74, of East Mason Avenue, died Monday at her
Born Feb. 29, 1924, in Clarksville, Ark., she was a daughter of the
late Elijah and Ida Sword Sampsell. She was a retired 25 year employee
of Corning Glass Works, a member of Gethsemane Baptist Church and the widow
of James H. Davis.
Survivors include two daughters, Teresa A. Estepp of Okeechobee, Fla.,
and Rita Jones of Versailles; a son, Jim Davis of Danville; a sister, Janis
Debusk of Sullivan, Ind.; 11 grandchildren; and 14 great-grandchildren.
Services will be 11 a.m. Thursday at Preston-Pruitt Funeral Home by
the Rev. Mark Peyton. Burial will be in Bellevue Cemetery.
Memorials may go to Heritage Hospice.
Myrtle C. Nevius
Myrtle Rose Curtis Nevius, 91, of Junction City, died Monday at Ephraim
McDowell Regional Medical Center.
Born Sept. 4, 1907, in Boyle County, she was a daughter of the late
Marcus and Louvada Pittman Curtis. She was a homemaker and had been a private
sitter. She was a member of Alum Springs First Church of God and Missionary
Survivors include two sons, David Nevius of Junction City and Calvin
Nevius of Lancaster; six daughters, Celesta Lawson, Dessie Rigney, Shirley
Brown and Linda Stevens, all of Danville, Barbara Cox of Junction City,
and Betty Cook of Louisville; 18 grandchildren; 28 great-grandchildren.
Services will be 11 a.m. Thursday at Alum Springs First Church of God
by the Rev. Don Drake. Burial will be in Danville Memorial Gardens.
Visitation will be after 4 p.m. Wednesday.
Memorials may go to The American Diabetes Foundation.
Andrew R. Arnold
LANCASTER - Services for Andrew Roy Arnold, 72, of Lexington Road,
will be 10 a.m. Wednesday at Spurlin Funeral Home by the Revs. Mason Booth
and Walter L. Arnold. Burial will be in Camp Nelson National Cemetery with
He died Sunday at St. Joseph Hospital.
Born Jan. 9, 1925, in Garrard County, he was a son of the late Walter
T. and Ella M. Hagan Arnold. He was a retired owner of Arnold Trucking
Co. and a farmer. He was a member of Bryantsville United Methodist Church
and a veteran of World War II having served in the 95th Infantry Division
in Europe. He was a recipient of the Purple Heart for battle at Metz, France,
two Bronze Stars for campaigns in Central Europe and Rhineland, a Good
Conduct Medal and Combat Infantry Badge.
Survivors include his wife, Kenna Laxton Arnold; two sons, David K.
Arnold of Lancaster and Daniel R. Arnold of Danville; two sisters, Pauline
Hulett of London and Frances Ruble of Lancaster; five brothers, Walter
L. ``Pete'' Arnold, Hogan Arnold, Cecil Arnold and A.T. Arnold, all of
Lancaster; and Samuel D. Arnold of Somerset; and six grandchildren.
Pallbearers will be Jerry Edwards, Mac Hulett, Richard, Bill and Ben
Arnold, and Mark May. Honorary pallbearers are George Halcomb, Paul Ballard,
Junior Drew, Anscin Sebastian, Bob Miniard and Jim Baker.
Visitation is 5-9 p.m. today.
Memorials may go to Bryantsville United Methodist Church parsonage
HARRODSBURG - Services for Ernest Scott, 82, of Wren Street, will be
2 p.m. Thursday at Alexander & Royalty Funeral Home by the Rev. Kenneth
Whitehouse. Burial will be in Spring Hill Cemetery.
He died Sunday at James B. Haggin Memorial Hospital.
Born May 11, 1916, in Nelson County, he was a son of the late Sam and
Bertha Keys Scott. He was a former employee of Hall Mack and a member of
Ellers Memorial Baptist Church.
Survivors include his wife, Elizabeth Collier Scott; a daughter, Wanda
M. Lowe of Monroe, Mich.; four grandchildren; and three great-grandchildren.
Visitation will be 6-9 p.m. Wednesday and after 7 a.m. Thursday until
time of service.
Obituaries Oct. 29, 1998
Sam Southern, 96, of Charleston Health Care Center, died there Wednesday
after a long illness.
Born July 1, 1902, in Boyle County, he was a son of the late Laura
and Sam Southern. He was a member of St. James AME Church, a farm laborer
and the widower of Mary ``Etta'' Pope.
Survivors include a stepdaughter, Rose Lee Burton of Springfield.
Services will be 1 p.m. Saturday at St. James AME Church by the Rev.
Everhart Walker. Burial will be in Hilldale Cemetery.
Visitation will be 11 a.m. Saturday until time of service at the church.
Smith-Jackson Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.
David S. Cole
Christopher B. Cole
LAWRENCEBURG - David Shelton Cole and Christopher Bruce Cole, 10, twin
sons of Bruce L. and Carolyn Shelton Cole of Anderson County, died Tuesday
of injuries sustained when struck by an automobile near their home.
The boys were students at Saffell Street Elementary School and attended
Sand Spring Baptist Church where they were members of Royal Ambassadors.
Other survivors include a sister, Tiny Lynn Cole; maternal grandparents,
Jimmy and Minda Gillis Shelton of Lawrenceburg; paternal grandparents,
Rollin and Jeanette Champion Cole of Lawrenceburg; great-grandparents,
Hobert Shelton of Lawrenceburg and Grace Champion of Salvisa.
Services will be 2 p.m. Friday at Sand Spring Baptist Church by the
Revs. Troy Shelton, Tony Andrade and Mike Hamrick. Burial will be in Sand
Pallbearers will be Frank Batten, Dude Caldwell, Cliff Bishop, Bobby
Montgomery, Robin Stamper, Allen Sparrow, Danny Hanks and Chuck Emmons.
Visitation is 2-9 p.m. today at Ritchie-Peach-Todd Funeral Home and
after 10 a.m. Friday.
Memorials may go to Tina Cole Trust Fund, c/o First Federal Savings
Bank, PO Box 147, Lawrenceburg, 40342.
Pamella F. Potts
WEST PALM BEACH, Fla. - Pamella Furr Potts, of West Palm Beach, died
Oct. 13 in Houston, Texas, after a long battle with non-Hodgkins lymphoma.
She was the daughter of Beth Furr of Canonsburg, Pa., and Paul and
Ruth Furr of Sneads Ferry, N.C., and the granddaughter of Lillian Furr
Other survivors include her husband, Christopher Potts; a daughter,
Jessica Potts of West Palm Beach; three sisters, Debra Schurr of Washington,
Pa., Jodene Doughty of Silver Springs, Md., and DeAnne Kleiner of Chandler,
Memorial services will be 5:30 p.m. Saturday at Gold Coast Church of
Christ in Lake Worth, Fla.
Leona V. Stockton
Services for Leona Vandivier Stockton, 96, formerly of Salt River Road,
will be 11 a.m. Friday at Stith Funeral Home by the Rev. Bob Bausum. Burial
will be in Camp Nelson National Cemetery.
She died Tuesday at her home in Lincoln County.
Pallbearers will be Bennie Benge, Jerry Sullivan, Mike O'Dea, Kenny
Osborne, Irvin Cochran and Randy Phillips.
Visitation is after 5 p.m. today at Stith Funeral Home.
Robert T. Allen
WAYNESBURG - Graveside services for Robert Travis Allen, 24, of Eubank,
will be 11 a.m. Friday at Allen Cemetery in Clay County by the Rev. Marvin
He died Tuesday in Eubank after being struck by a train.
Born Feb. 8, 1974, in Hamilton County, Ohio, he was a son of Robert
Allen Jr. of Eubank and the late Connie Waller Allen. He was a 1992 graduate
of Lincoln County High School.
Other survivors include his sister, Amy Allen of Eubank.
Visitation is 6-9 p.m. Thursday at Barnett & Demrow Funeral Home.
Thomas Hazelwood Jr.
HARRODSBURG - Services for Thomas Hazelwood Jr. of Kirkwood Road, Salvisa,
will be 11 a.m. Friday at Ransdell Funeral Chapel by the Rev. Larry Redding.
Burial will be in Kirkwood Cemetery.
He died Tuesday at Veterans Administration Medical Center, Lexington,
after an illness.
Born March 2, 1931, in Clark County, he was a son of the late Thomas
and Sally Lunsford Hazelwood. He was a farmer and an Army veteran of the
Korean War. He was a member of Kirkwood Baptist Church and American Legion
Survivors include three sisters, Donna Gash of Harrodsburg, Dorothy
S. Cinnamon of Salvisa and Linda Sheperson of Mercer County; three brothers,
Carl Hazelwood and Kenny Hazelwood, both of Mercer County, and Howard Hazelwood
Pallbearers will be Doug Hazelwood, Wayne Cinnamon, Steve Gash, Scott
Sheperson, Charles Hazelwood and Howard Hazelwood. Honorary pallbearers
are Anthony, Alan, Brent, Perry, Mark and Jeffery Hazelwood.
Visitation will be 4-8 p.m. today.
Obituaries Oct. 30, 1998
James C. Berry
STANFORD - James Charlston Berry, 82, of Tallapoosa, Ga., died Wednesday
at Tanner Medical Center in Carrollton, Ga.
Born March 3, 1916, in Lincoln County, he was a son of the late Charles
H. and Nora Daugherty Berry. He was a retired regional manager for Devoe
Paint Company, a Navy veteran and the widower of Kathryn Johnson Berry.
Survivors include a son, Samuel J. Berry of Carrollton; two brothers,
Walter Berry of Berea and Fred Berry of Stanford; three grandchildren;
and two step grandchildren.
Graveside services will be 3 p.m. Sunday at Buffalo Springs Cemetery
by the Rev. Stewart Dawson.
Fox Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.
Angie C. Douglas
MIDDLEBURG - Angie Cain Douglas, 95, of Yosemite, died Wednesday at
Marion County Medical Center, Marion, S.C.
Born July 2, 1903, in Springfield, Mo., she was a daughter of the late
Robert T. and Anna Terry Cain. She was a former school cook, a member of
Green River Christian Church and the widow of Fred Douglas.
Survivors include two sons, Donald Douglas of Brittons Neck, S.C.,
and Ronald Douglas of Georgetown; a sister, Hazel Cain of Liberty; five
grandchildren; and six great-grandchildren.
Services will be 1 p.m. Saturday at Bartle Funeral Home by the Rev.
Hugh Lee Herron. Burial will be in Green River Cemetery.
Visitation is 4-8 p.m. today and after 8 a.m. Saturday.
Mildred K. Steinhauer
TWO RIVERS, Wis. - Mildred K. Steinhauer, 86, of Two Rivers, died Wednesday
at her home.
Born Nov. 21, 1911, in Mishicot, Wis., she was a daughter of the late
Joseph and Regina Wachtel Hoffman. She was an employee of Paragon Electric
Co. and the widow of Rudolph Steinhauer.
Survivors include a daughter, Mary L. Lau of Two Rivers; two sons,
John Steinhauer of Green Bay, Wis., and Joseph Steinhauer of Danville;
a sister, Sylvia Steinhart of Two Rivers; a brother, Hugo Hoffman of Two
Rivers; eight grandchildren and 13 great-grandchildren. She was preceded
in death by a daughter, Sharon.
Services will be 10:30 a.m. Saturday at St. Mark's Catholic Church,
Two Rivers, by the Rev. Larry Seidl. Burial will be in Calvary Cemetery.
Visitation is 5-8 p.m. Friday and before time of service Saturday at
Deja & Martin Funeral Home.
Memorials may go to American Cancer Society.
HARRODSBURG - Services for Everett Hardin, 78, of Walnut Street, will
be 11 a.m. Saturday at Alexander & Royalty Funeral Home by the Revs.
Bobby Potts and James Harley. Burial will be in Highland Memorial Garden,
He died Wednesday at Harrodsburg Health Care Center.
Born June 16, 1920, in Washington County, he was a son of the late
John H. and Elizabeth Hill Hardin. He had been a butcher for Armour Co.
and was a member of United Food Workers Union Local 227. He was a member
of Pentecostal Church of God.
Survivors include his wife, Betty Jean Riley Hardin; a son, Everett
L. Hardin of Louisville; a stepson, Robert Carpenter of Morehead; two daughters,
Linda S. Cundiff of Louisville and Levina Hardin of Brandenburg; a stepdaughter,
Brenda Edwards of Salvisa; two sisters, Ollie B. Boblett of Washington
County and Maple Milburn of Louisville; nine grandchildren; five step grandchildren;
nine great-grandchildren; and one step great-grandchild.
Pallbearers will be Ronald, Dennis, Gregory, Jeffrey, Joshua and Jonah
Hardin, Beavin Cundiff and Robert Carpenter.
Visitation is 4-9 p.m. today and after 7 a.m. Saturday.
Fannie M. Sebastian
LANCASTER - Services for Fannie Merida Sebastian, 96, of Colony Road,
will be 2 p.m. Saturday at Ramsey Funeral Home. Burial will be in Lancaster
She died Thursday at Garrard County Memorial Hospital.
Born July 31, 1902, in Barbourville, she was a daughter of the late
Anthony and Cordelia Sams Merida. She was a homemaker, a member of Freedom
Baptist Church and the widow of Noah Sebastian.
Survivors include a sister, Sallie Barrett of Mayville, Fla.
Pallbearers will be James, Don, Scotty and Tony Merida, Billy Caudill
and Buddy Trent.
Visitation is 5-8 p.m. today.