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Obituaries Feb. 17, 1999

Earl F. Parson
LANCASTER - Earl Franklin Parson, 77, of Highland Avenue died Tuesday at his home.
Born Jan. 29, 1922, in Garrard County, he was a son of the late Melvin and Lillian Lee Parson. He was a retired, 42-year employee of Cowden Manufacturing Co., a veteran of World War II and a member of Maple Avenue Church of Christ.
Survivors include his wife, Doris Parson; a son, Bill Parson of Garrard County; a daughter, Connie Jones of Lexington; and two brothers, Wendell Parson and David Parson, both of Indiana.
Services will be 2 p.m. Friday at Ramsey Funeral Home by Paul Vaughn and Louie Hammons. Burial will be in Lancaster Cemetery.
Visitation is 6-9 p.m. Thursday. 

Celia M. Bandy
Services for Celia Mae Bandy, 87, of Baughman Avenue will be 1 p.m. Thursday at Preston-Pruitt Funeral Home by Jeff E. King. Burial will be in Danville Memorial Gardens.
She died Monday at Ephraim McDowell Regional Medical Center,
Pallbearers will be Barry Lee Bandy, Scott King, Jerry Caldwell, Scott Lester, Freeman Caldwell and Clay Parsons.
Visitation will be 5-9 p.m. today. 

John Turner
Services for John J. Turner, 85, of South Third Street, will be 1 p.m. Friday at First Baptist Church, Second and Walnut streets by the Rev. Richard Hill. Burial will be in Hilldale Cemetery.
He died Tuesday at Ephraim McDowell Regional Medical Center.
Active pallbearers will be Kelvin Turner, Jimmy Segar, Bill Segar, Mario Turner, Shontae Ford, Johnie Johnson and Stefan Turner. Honorary pallbearers will be Charles Gray, Paul Logan, Howard Clark, Jim Singleton, Wilbur Dunn, Gary Johnson and Kevin Napier.
Born April 5, 1913, in Danville, he was the son of the late Manton and Minnie Gabbard. He was a former employee of the old Kentucky State Hospital, a graduate of the old Bate High School, a Kentucky Colonel and a member of First Baptist Church, Second and Walnut streets, where he was a member of the Usher Board and M&W Auxiliary.
Survivors include his wife, Rosetta Turner; four daughters, Janatt Segar of Richmond, Glenna Brand of Lansing, Mich., Ella Beckham of Lexington and Jean Burnside of Chicago; and eight grandchildren.
Visitation will be 6-8 p.m. Thursday.
Smith-Jackson Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.

Obituaries Feb. 18, 1999

Gertrude W. Humphrey
LANCASTER - Gertrude W. Humphrey, 94, of Alexandria, Va., died there Wednesday.
Born Sept. 22, 1905, in Tennessee, she was a daughter of the late Charles W. and Leona E. Carr Willis. She was retired art teacher, a member of Lincolnian Methodist Church and the widower of Clyde W. Humphrey.
Survivors include a daughter, Alice Dodson of Alexandria; three grandchildren; and three great-grandchildren.
Graveside services will be 10 a.m. Friday at Lancaster Cemetery by the Rev. Don Hatton. 
There will be no visitation. 

Bertha D. Warren
RICHMOND - Bertha Davis Warren, 103, of Hamilton Street, Lancaster, formerly of Poosy Ridge, died Tuesday at Garrard County Memorial Hospital.
Born Dec. 24, 1896, in Madison County, she was a daughter of the late Joe and Drew Hunter Davis. She was a homemaker, the widow of Jim Warren and a member of Salem Christian Church.
Survivors include a daughter, Marjorie Ward of Lancaster; a brother, Charlie B. Davis of Richmond; a sister, Mamie L. Stocker, Lebanon, Ohio; three grandchildren; two great-grandchildren; and a great-great-grandchild. She was preceded in death by two sons, Helton ``Pet'' Warren and Harold Warren.
Services will be 2 p.m. Friday at Combs, Parsons and Collins Funeral Home by Don Hatton, Zora Oliver and John McCord. Burial will be in Salem Cemetery.
Pallbearers will be Joe Reynolds, Billy Collins, Gordon and Jimmy Cotton, Eddie, Clinton, Doug and Jimmy Warren. Honorary pallbearers are Obra Collins, Clyde Land, Wilson Warren, Linden Stocker and George Preston.
Visitation will be 5-9 p.m. tonight. 

Iva H. Young
CINCINNATI, Ohio - Iva Hensley Young, 84, of Cincinnati, died Feb. 11 at her home.
Born Aug. 29, 1914, in Highland, she was a daughter of the late Jesse and Cora Hensley. She was a homemaker.
Survivors include her husband, Glen Young; two daughters, Shirley Greber of Cincinnati and Helen Hays of Mount Orab, Ohio; a son, Maynard Miracle of Garden City, Mo.; a brother, Jerry Hensley of Oklawaha, Fla.; four sisters, Selma Young of Morrow, Ohio, Jessie True of Nicholasville, Dillie Blough of Belleview, Fla., and Cora Morgan of Stanford; five grandchildren; and 10 great-grandchildren.
Services were held Monday at Vorhis Funeral Home, Norwood, Ohio, by the Rev. Paul McCullough. Burial was in Spring Grove Cemetery. 

Thomas Coppola
WAYNESBURG - Services for Thomas Coppola, 73, of Hopkinsville, formerly of the Highland Community, Lincoln County, will be 1 p.m. Friday at Barnett & Demrow Funeral Home by the Rev. Robert Cox. Burial will be in Double Springs Cemetery.
He died Tuesday in Hopkinsville.
Born March 9, 1925, in Hopkinsville, he was a former owner of Waynesburg Lumber Co.
Survivors include a caretaker, Mary Webster of Highland; a brother, Anthony Coppola of New York; and a sister, Vicki Barren of New York.
Visitation will be 11 a.m. Friday until time of services. 

Earl F. Parson
LANCASTER - Services for Earl Franklin Parson, 77, of Highland Avenue, will be 2 p.m. Friday at Ramsey Funeral Home by Paul Vaughn and Louie Hammons. Burial will be in Lancaster Cemetery.
He died Tuesday at his home.
Pallbearers will be J.K. and Freddie Simpson, Clyde Merida, Dan Lyons, Roy Hopkins and Steve Walton. Honorary pallbearers are Collis Ray, Elmer Hall, A.D. and Bob East, Holton Howard, Hogan Huffman and Tommy Montgomery.
Visitation is 6-9 p.m. today.

Obituaries Feb. 19, 1999

Richard B. Smith
Richard B. Smith, 71, of Sanders Clay Circle, died Thursday at Ephraim McDowell Regional Medical Center.
Born May 28, 1927, in Danville, he was a son of the late Richard B. and Lena Pearl Taylor Smith. He was retired from the Army, having served in Korea, Vietnam and World War II. He was a member of Veterans of Foreign Wars, Boyle Post 46, American Legion, and Amvets Post 100. He was a recipient of the Purple Heart, four Bronze Stars and many other commendations. He was a member of First Baptist Church. 
Survivors include his wife, Dorothea Smith; two sons, Darrell Smith of Danville and Richard B. Smith of Salena, Kansas; two daughters, Judy Wainscott of Lawrenceburg and Donna Brewer of Largo, Fla.; and five grandchildren.
Services will be 11 a.m. Monday at Stith Funeral Home by the Rev. Tim Mathis. Burial will be in Camp Nelson National Cemetery with military rites by Boyle Post 46, American Legion.
Visitation is after 3 p.m. Sunday. 

Annie L. Butcher
OWINGSVILLE - Annie Lee Butcher, 80, of Owingsville, formerly of Waynesburg, died Wednesday at Ephraim McDowell Regional Medical Center.
Born March 11, 1918, she was a daughter of the late Green and Catherine Spencer.
Survivors include two daughters, Katherine Hall and Teresa Padgett, both of Waynesburg; a son, Terry Butcher of Owingsville; two sisters, Dorothy Scott of Anderson, Ind., and Lucy Toy of Franklin, Ohio; a brother, Clifford Spencer of California; nine grandchildren; and six great-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by a son, A.B. Butcher; and a daughter, Betty Rexroat; and three infants.
Services will be 2 p.m. Saturday at Richie Hunt Funeral Home by the Rev. Vola Brown. Burial will be in Owingsville Cemetery. 
Visitation is after 6 p.m. today. 

Clifford E. Rutherford
SCIENCE HILL - Clifford Eugene Rutherford, 57, of Eubank, died Wednesday at Lake Cumberland Regional Hospital.
Born May 7, 1941, in Eubank, he was a son of Hazel Spears Rutherford of Somerset and the late Clarence Rutherford.
Survivors include a son, Rodney Presley of Science Hill; two daughters, Shelida K. Howson of Eubank and Debbie Bowling of Florida; a brother, Thomas Rutherford of Eubank; three sisters, Opal Habermehl and Mary D. Nash, both of Eubank and Linda Buchanan of Arizona; and five grandchildren.
Services will be noon Saturday at Morris and Hislope Funeral Home by the Rev. Johnie Waters. Burial will be in Freedom Cemetery.
Visitation is after 6 p.m. today. 

Cecil L. Yeakey
LANCASTER - Cecil Logan Yeakey, 80, of Old Danville Road, died Thursday at Garrard County Memorial Hospital.
Born March 22, 1918, in Garrard County, he was a son of the late Gooch and Gertrude Jones Yeakey. He was a retired farmer and a member of Hyattsville Baptist Church. He was the widower of Minvel Young Yeakey.
Survivors include a son, Kenneth Yeakey of Lancaster; a brother, Jimmy Yeakey of Lancaster; two sisters, Estell Johnson of Detroit, Mich., and Pauline Murphy of Danville; three grandchildren; and three great-grandchildren. He was preceded in death by a son, David Yeakey.
Services will be 1 p.m. Saturday at Ramsey Funeral Home by the Rev. Everett Priddy. Burial will be in Lancaster Cemetery.
Pallbearers will be Jeff Broadus, Joe Leavell, Carl Johnson, Norman Davis, Gordon Clark and Bobby Mercer.
Visitation is 6-9 p.m. today. 

Gertrude W. Humphrey
LANCASTER - Graveside services for Gertrude W. Humphrey, 94, of Alexandria, Va., were scheduled for 10 a.m. today at Lancaster Cemetery by the Rev. Don Hatton. 
She died Wednesday in Alexandria.
Ramsey Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements. The name of the funeral home was wrong in Thursday's paper. 

Obituaries Feb. 21, 1999

Bobby Allen
LIBERTY - Bobby Allen, 48, of Casey Drive, died Friday at Jewish Hospital in Louisville of natural causes.
Born Aug. 14, 1950, in Casey County, he was a son of the late William Thomas and Magdolene Haggard Allen. He was a self-employed businessman and a member of the Brush Creek Christian Church.
Survivors include a daughter, Bridget Nicole Allen of Liberty; and a brother, Glenn Allen of Liberty.
Services will be 2 p.m. Monday at McKinney-Brown Funeral Home by the Rev. Jerry Shelley. Burial will be in Brush Creek Cemetery.
Pallbearers will be Dwight, Billy, Michael, Jeff and Kent Price, and Tommy Allen.
Visitation is after 5 p.m. today. 

Hubert G. Broadus
LANCASTER - Hubert G. Broadus, 85, of Clarksville, Ind., died Friday at Floyd Memorial Hospital, New Albany, Ind.
He was a native of Lancaster and was a retired employee of General Motors in Dayton, Ohio. He was a member of the Danville Christian Church and the Masonic Lodge in Lancaster.
Survivors include a daughter, Jackie Johns of Clarksville; a brother, Walter Broadus of Lexington; a sister, Ethel Satterly of Lexington; three grandchildren; and five great-grandchildren.
Services will be held 10:30 a.m. Tuesday at Ramsey Funeral Home. Burial will be in Lancaster Cemetery.
Visitation is 4-9 p.m. Monday and after 9:30 a.m. Tuesday.
Memorials may go to Lancaster Masonic Lodge. 

Gerald Buis
LIBERTY - Gerald Buis, 67, of the Bethelridge community, died Friday at Lake Cumberland Hospital.
Born Feb. 2, 1932, in Casey County, he was a son of the late Audy and Dortha Taylor Buis. He was a farmer and a member of Poplar Hill Christian Church.
Survivors include his wife, Mae Elmore Buis; four daughters, Gay Turner and Jean Hatter, both of Bethelridge, and Kay Brown and Joyce Wilham, both of Liberty; one son, Charlie Buis of Liberty; two brothers, Buddy Buis of Peebles, Ohio, and Terrill Buis of Bethelridge; one sister, Charlene Murphy of Liberty; and four grandchildren.
Services are 2 p.m. today at Bartle Funeral Home by David Terwilliger and the Rev. Hugh Lee Herron. Burial is in Poplar Hill Cemetery. 

Anna L. Cox
HARRODSBURG - Anna Laura Cox, 71, of McIntyre Circle, died Friday at Ephraim McDowell Regional Medical Center.
Born July 23, 1927, in Mercer County, she was a daughter of the late John and Effie Dearing Smock. She was a homemaker and the widow of William Earl Cox. She was a member of Harrodsburg Baptist Church.
Survivors include three sons, William Lloyd Cox of Jessamine County, and Robert Wayne Cox and Larry Gene Cox, both of Boyle County; one daughter, Betty Joyce Absher of Lincoln County; a stepson, George Lee Cox of Garrard County; two sisters, Lettie Baker of Nicholasville and Myrtle Cox of Lawrenceburg; six grandchildren; four step grandchildren; seven great-grandchildren; and nine step great-grandchildren.
Services will be held 1 p.m. Monday at Ransdell Funeral Chapel by the Rev. Russell Puckett. Burial will be in Bluegrass Memorial Gardens.
Pallbearers are Johnny Adams, James Rogers, Eugene Hodge, Tracy Davis, Mike Cox and Robert E. Cox. Grandchildren are honorary pallbearers.
Visitation is 3-8 p.m. today. 

Lillie P. Ellis
MORELAND - Lillie Powers Ellis, 82, of Hustonville, died Friday at Central Baptist Hospital, Lexington.
Born July 23, 1916, in Casey County, she was a daughter of the late Sherman and Ida Coffman Powers. She was a retired employee of the Palm Beach Plant in Danville and a member of Rocky Ford Baptist Church, Casey County.
Survivors include her husband, Arthur Ellis; and one son, John Ellis of Hustonville.
Services will be held 2 p.m. Monday at W.L. Pruitt Funeral Home by the Rev. G.W. Smith. Burial will be in Hustonville Cemetery.
Pallbearers will be Don Dotson, Joe Dotson, Glen Johnson, Jody Clements, Kenny Melear and Gerald Rousey.
Visitation is after 4 p.m. today. 

Earl C. Powers
STANFORD - Earl Clinton Powers, 71, of Neals Creek Road, died Friday at home.
Born Oct. 17, 1927, in Clintwood, Va., he was a son of the late H.B. and Barbara Powers. He was a retired U.S. Army platoon sergeant and employee of White Swan Food Co., Austin, Texas. He was a member of First Church of God, and was a veteran of the Korean Conflict and Vietnam.
Survivors include his wife, Martha V. Leach Powers; a son, Marshell Powers of Acworth, Ga.; a daughter, Marty Ann Canterbury of Bradenton, Fla.; three brothers, Joseph Powers of Virginia, Frank Powers of Clintwood and Jimmy Powers of Abbington, Va.; four sisters, Lena Dotson, Dosha Mullins and Norma Large, all of Clintwood, and Reba Hayes of Wise, Va.; and three grandchildren.
Services will be 11 a.m. Monday at Fox Funeral Home by Paul Bastin. Burial will be in Bluegrass Memorial Gardens, Nicholasville.
Visitation is 6-9 p.m. today. 

Erie E. Price
LIBERTY - Erie E. Price, 86, of Walnut Hill Road, died Friday at Casey County Hospital.
Born Sept. 27, 1912, in Russell County, she was a daughter of the late Granville and Scythia Tarter Eads. She was a homemaker.
Survivors include her husband, Lilburn Price; one son, Ray Price of Danville; one daughter, Lily Sandusky of Liberty; one brother, C.P. Eads of Liberty; two grandchildren; and one great-grandchild.
Services are 2 p.m. today at McKinney-Brown Funeral Home by the Rev. J.D. McDonald. Burial will be in Casey County Memorial Gardens.
Visitation is after 8 a.m. today. 

Ethel B. Rigsby
LANCASTER - Ethel Brewer Rigsby, 76, of Cowden Court, died Friday at Ephraim McDowell Regional Medical Center.
Born Dec. 28, 1922, in Garrard County, she was a daughter of the late Jim Brewer and Lucy Radford Brewer Shearer. She was a retired employee of Cowden Factory and Safe Guard, and a member of Lancaster Baptist Church. She was the widow of John H. Rigsby.
Survivors include a daughter, Jean Goins of Lancaster; four sons, Jack Rigsby of Crab Orchard, and Bill, Paul and Bruce Rigsby, all of Lancaster; four sisters, Frances Adams of Danville, and Helen Adkins, Myrtle Rich and Bernice Owens, all of Indiana; five grandchildren; and seven great-grandchildren.
Services will be 11 a.m. Monday at Ramsey Funeral Home by the Revs. Bob Rush and Zora Oliver. Burial will be in Lancaster Cemetery.
Pallbearers will be Gary Shell, Kelly Mink, Mike Feldman, Robert Feldman, David Goins and Mike Curtis. Honorary pallbearers are Bill Watson, Jackie Powers, Tim Nunemaker, Billy Lanham, Ernest Combs, Joey Lucas, Rusty Lucas and Manuel Conder.
Visitation is 5-9 p.m. today. 

Elizabeth Woods
WAYNESBURG - Elizabeth ``Lizzie'' Woods, 89, of Stanford, died Friday at Fort Logan Hospital.
Born July 29, 1909, in Casey County, she was a daughter of the late Dudley and Nannie Adams Woods. She was a former laundromat employee in Richmond.
Survivors include serveral nieces and nephews.
Services are 2 p.m. today at Grove Ridge Baptist Church by the Rev. Onva Hayes. Burial will be in Grove Ridge Cemetery.
Barnett & Demrow Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements. 

Richard B. Smith
Services for Richard B. Smith, 71, of Sanders Clay Circle, will be 11 a.m. Monday at Stith Funeral Home by the Rev. Tim Mathis. Burial will be in Camp Nelson National Cemetery with military rites by Boyle Post 46, American Legion.
He died Thursday at Ephraim McDowell Regional Medical Center.
Pallbearers will be members of the Veterans of Foreign Wars Post #3634: Robert Taylor, Buddy Elliott, Eddie Lawson, Rick Lawson, Bill Reardon and Clarence Mershon.
Visitation is after 3 p.m. today. 

William T. Taylor
HARRODSBURG - Services for William Thomas Taylor Jr., 31, of East Poplar Street, are 2 p.m. today at Alexander & Royalty Funeral Home by the Rev. Terry Cornish. Burial is in Spring Hill Cemetery.
He died Thursday at home. Mercer County Coroner David ``Sonny'' Ransdell confirmed suicide was the cause of death.
Born March 28, 1967, in Mercer County, he was a son of William Thomas Taylor Sr. of Lexington and Brenda Weldon Brandt of Lawrenceburg. He was a former Burger King employee and had attended Ellers Memorial Baptist Church.
Additional survivors include his wife, Beverly Day Taylor; two sons, Daniel Thomas Taylor and Eric Thomas Taylor, both of Harrodsburg; one daughter, Ashley Nicole Taylor of Harrodsburg; a paternal grandmother, Christine Taylor of Frankfort; a maternal grandmother, Wanda Weldon of Harrodsburg; one brother, Travis Scott Taylor of Burgin; two half brothers, William Terry Taylor and James Michael Taylor, both of Harrodsburg; three sisters, Lisa Enlow of Danville, Lori Logue of Burgin and Christi Brown of Harrodsburg; and one half sister, Angela Taylor.
Pallbearers will be William Baker, Wayne Day, David Day, Eugene Baker, Shannon Newman and Brian Day.
Visitation is after 7 a.m. today.

Obituaries Feb. 22, 1999

Sharon A. Phillips
Sharon Ann Phillips, 37, of White Oak Road, Junction City, died Sunday at Ephraim McDowell Regional Medical Center.
Born Jan. 3, 1962, in Stanford, she was a daughter of Curtis Todd of Crab Orchard and Fannie Grimes of Lancaster. She was an employee of Matsushita and a member of Mount Freeman Baptist Church.
Survivors include her husband, Gary Wayne Phillips; a son, Dustin Phillips of Junction City; a stepson, Robbie Phillips of Junction City; a sister, Pam Wethington of Casey County; a stepsister, Teresa Grimes of Danville; two half brothers, James Todd and Curty Todd, both of Crab Orchard; paternal grandparents, Mr. and Mrs. Leonard Todd of Crab Orchard; stepmother, Debbie Todd of Crab Orchard; and stepfather, Bill Grimes of Lancaster.
Services will be 2 p.m. Wednesday at Mount Freeman Baptist Church by Terry Cornish and Keith Willoughby. Burial will be in Junction City Cemetery.
Pallbearers will be Susan Hunt, Angie Holt, Frances Ballard, Judy Hogue, Kathy Whittaker, Moira Young, Vonda Vonlinger and Tony Dunning.
Honorary pallbearers are Sissy Pike, Dr. Colin Raitiere, Daryl Steinberger, Daryl Lewis, Phil Dailey and Glen Steinberger.
Visitation will be 6-9 p.m. Tuesday at Preston-Pruitt Funeral Home and after 10 a.m. Wednesday at the church.
Memorials may go to Mount Freeman Baptist Church. 

Nancy Burdine
BRODHEAD - Nancy Burdine, 96, of Ottawa, died Saturday at Sowder Nursing Home.
Born Feb. 9, 1903, in Rockcastle County, she was a daughter of the late Noah and Martha Burke Bishop. She was a homemaker and a member of Ottawa Baptist Church. She was the widow of Luther Burdine.
Survivors include three sons, Genis Burdine of Brodhead, George Burdine of Crab Orchard and Houston Burdine of Frankfort, Ind.; four daughters, Edna Smallwood and Etta Smith, both of Indianapolis, Ind., Mary Simpson of Crab Orchard and Betty Simpson of Ottenheim; 28 grandchildren; 42 great-grandchildren; and eight great-great-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by two sons, Frank and James Burdine; and a daughter, Roberta Stephens.
Services will be 1 p.m. Tuesday at Ottawa Baptist Church by Noah Broughton and Pete Lamon. Burial will be in Ottawa Cemetery.
Visitation is 6-9 p.m. today at Watson Funeral Home. 

Mary V. Crowe
MORELAND - Mary V. Crowe, 92, of Hustonville, died Saturday at Stanford House Nursing Home.
Born May 10, 1906, in Casey County, she was a daughter of the late John A. and Malvina Lane Asberry. She was the widow of Elmer Crowe. She was a homemaker and a member of First Church of God, Hustonville.
Survivors include two sons, Elmer and Henry Crowe, both of Junction City; a daughter, Edith Carrier of Hustonville; 25 grandchildren; 46 great-grandchildren; and 23 great-great-grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by three daughters, Bonnie League, Laura Gifford and Ruby Curtis.
Services will be 2 p.m. Tuesday at W.L. Pruitt Funeral Home by the Rev. Coy Rigney. Burial will be in Hustonville Cemetery.
Pallbearers are Dale Carrier, David Coffman, Darrell Gifford, Ricky and Mike Crowe and Stuart League.
Visitation is after 5 p.m. today. 

Walter Gastineau
CINCINNATI, Ohio - Walter Gastineau, 90, of Cincinnati, died there Saturday.
Born in Winfield, Tenn., he was an employee of Cincinnati Galvanizing Co. and King Machine and Tool Co.
Survivors include his wife, Linda J. Gastineau; a son, Donald E. Gastineau of Tennessee; a daughter, Delores J. Sess of Florida; two grandchildren; 10 stepchildren; and two step great-grandchildren.
Services will be 10 a.m. Tuesday at Schmidt-Dhonau Funeral Home.
Graveside serves will be 3 p.m. Tuesday at Double Springs Cemetery, Waynesburg.
Visitation is 5-8 p.m. today at the funeral Home. 

Virles Godbey
LIBERTY - Virles Godbey, 72, of Yosemite, died Saturday at Casey County Hospital.
Born Oct. 29, 1926, in Casey County, he was a son of the late Virgil and Sylvia Pittman Godbey. He was a retired farmer, a Navy veteran of World War II, a member of Rich Hill Christian Church, Craftsman Masonic Lodge 722, Lexington Scottish Rite, Disabled American Veterans and Veterans of Foreign Wars.
Survivors include his wife, Marnella Sigmore Godbey; eight sons, Wayne Godbey of California, Virles Jr., Nathan and Anthony Godbey, all of Yosemite, Darren Godbey of Liberty, John and Mike Godbey, both of Somerset, and Robbie Godbey of North Carolina; four daughters, Sylvia Williams and Teresa Denson, both of Liberty, Phyllis Godbey of Somerset, and Nickie Godbey of Alabama; a brother, Virgil Godbey Jr. of Cincinnati, Ohio; a sister, Maurine Means of Waynesburg; nine grandchildren; and seven great-grandchildren.
Services will be 2 p.m. Tuesday at Rich Hill Christian Church by the Rev. Hugh Herron. Burial will be in the church cemetery with military rites by Casey County Funeral Squad.
Visitation is after 5 p.m. today with a Masonic service at 7 p.m. 

Virgil Kinney
MORELAND - Virgil Kinney, 63, of McKinney, died Saturday at his home.
Born March 8, 1935, in Lincoln County, he was a son of Ruby Kinney of McKinney and the late Ansil F. Kinney. He was a member of Geneva Community Church.
Other survivors include a brother, Charles J. Kinney of Frankfort.
Services will be 2 p.m. Wednesday at W.L. Pruitt Funeral Home by the Rev. Edwin Carman. Burial will be in Hustonville Cemetery.
Pallbearers will be Roger Carrier, Scott and Greg Kinney, Bobby, Darrell and James Gifford.
Visitation will after 5 p.m. Tuesday. 

Sidney Lowe
SPRINGFIELD - Sidney Lowe, 86, of Hillcrest Drive, Danville, died Saturday at Ephraim McDowell Regional Medical Center.
Born Aug. 20, 1912, in Washington County, he was a son of the late Elmer E. and Rachel F. Powell Lowe. He was a member of Mackville Baptist Church and a retired farmer.
Survivors include his wife, Katherine Milburn Lowe; a son, James N. Lowe of Danville; four daughters, Margaret Bunch and Gladys Carney, both of Springfield, and Janice Fenwick and Debbie Lowe, both of Danville; a brother, James W. Lowe of Colorado Springs, Colo.; 11 grandchildren; nine great-grandchildren; and a great-great-grandchild.
Services will be 11 a.m. Tuesday at Carey & Son Funeral Home by the Rev. Doug Wesley. Burial will be in Peter Cemetery, Mackville.
Pallbearers will be Dale and Todd Carney, Chris and Patrick Lowe, Steve Keene and Jimmy Tingle.
Honorary pallbearers are Dr. Daniel Moran, Don Ellis, Jimmy Clark, Earl Grigsby and Kenneth Riley.
Visitation is after 5 p.m. today. 

Lillie P. Ellis
MORELAND - Services for Lillie Powers Ellis, 82, of Hustonville, were scheduled for 2 p.m. today at W.L. Pruitt Funeral Home by the Rev. G.W. Smith. Burial is in Hustonville Cemetery.
She died Friday at Central Baptist Hospital, Lexington.
Pallbearers are Don Dotson, Joe Dotson, Glen Dotson, Jody Clements, Kenny Melear and Gerald Rousey. 

Elizabeth Woods
WAYNESBURG - Services for Elizabeth ``Lizzie'' Woods, 89, of Stanford, were Sunday at Grove Ridge Baptist Church by the Rev. Onva Hayes. Burial was in Grove Ridge Cemetery.
She died Friday at Fort Logan Hospital.
Survivors include a sister, Maurine Buise-Tavreis of Tavreis, Fla.
Pallbearers were Mike Beaty, Bryan Bevius, Jimmy Henson, Tommy Napier, Dennis Woods and Bruce Woods.
Barnett & Demrow Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.


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