Obituaries November 4, 1996
William B. Edwards
RICHMOND - William B. Edwards, 66, of Cardinal Drive, Danville, died
Saturday at Ephraim McDowell Regional Medical Center.
Born in Madison County, he was a son of the late Rev. Thomas Parks
and Lucille Jones Edwards. He was a retired teacher in Seminole County,
Fla., school system. He was a member of Waco Masonic Lodge and a Navy veteran
of the Korean War.
Survivors include two brothers, Ralph Edwards of Somerset and Thomas
P. Edwards Jr. of Danville.
Graveside services will be held at 11 a.m. Tuesday in the Richmond
Cemetery by the Rev. Sam Corn.
Pallbearers will be Thomas P. Edwards III, Neal Edwards, Ivan Wood,
Billie June Bogie, Bryant Winkler, Jack Ginter, Buddy Edwards, Charles
Richardson and Harold Rice.
Visitation will be 5-8 p.m. today at Turpin Funeral Home.
Thelma L. Britton
HARRODSBURG - Thelma Louise Britton, 76, of Britton Lane died Sunday
at Haggin Memorial Hospital of an apparent heart attack.
Arrangements are incomplete at Ransdell Funeral Chapel.
Marion J. Devine
HARRODSBURG - Marion Jacqueline Devine, 48, of Old Dixville Road died
Saturday at home of natural causes.
Born April 11, 1948, in Mercer County, she was a daughter of the late
Ansel and Margie Devine. She was a homemaker and a member of Calvary Baptist
Church. She was the widow of Edward Wayne Devine.
Survivors include two sons, Dennis Berl of Danville and Gregory Thomas
Devine of Lawrenceburg; a daughter, Dianna Lee Carey of Harrodsburg; three
brothers, Billy Devine of California, Sam and Clifford Devine, both of
Harrodsburg; three sisters, Florence Hensley of Hebron, Lillian Long and
Norma Keesecker both of Harrodsburg; and two grandchildren.
Services will be held at 2 p.m. Wednesday at Alexander and Royalty
Funeral Home by the Rev. Mark Baldauff. Burial will be in Spring Hill Cemetery.
Visitation is 5-9 p.m. Tuesday and after 7 a.m. Wednesday.
Rosa F. Thompson
LIBERTY - Rosa Fugate Thompson, 80, of Liberty Route 5 died Saturday
Born Nov. 14, 1915, in Magoffin County, she was a daughter of the late
Beecher and Lula Alseth Fugate. She was a homemaker and a member of Hilltop
Church of Christ. She was the widow of Otha Thompson.
Survivors includes a daughter, Ressie Grider of Liberty; and a son,
Calvin Thompson of Liberty; two step grandchildren; and two step great-grandchildren.
Services will be held at 11 a.m. Tuesday at McKinney-Brown Funeral
Home by the Rev. Marvin Cromer. Burial will be in Glenwood Cemetery.
Pallbearers are Russell Overstreet, Mike Weddle, Don Lay, Ray Bryant,
John Grider and Robert Eads.
Visitation is after 5 p.m. today.
May G. Woolum
Services for May Gordon Woolum, 88, of Fellowship Home, were scheduled
for 11 a.m. today at Preston-Pruitt Funeral Home by the Rev. Tim Noel.
Burial is in Lexington Cemetery.
She died Friday at Ephraim McDowell Regional Medical Center.
Pallbearers will be David Burch, Herb Acton, Nelson Tudor, Brian Miller
and Ed Cline.
HARRODSBURG - Services for Maudie Cannada, 88, of Harrodsburg, are
scheduled for 2 p.m. today at Alexander and Royalty Funeral Home by the
Rev. James Harley. Burial will be in Spring Hill Cemetery.
She died Saturday at Fellowship House, Danville.
Pallbearers will be Jerry Darland, Tony Darland, Joey Gritton, Donna
Hankla, Debbie Turner, Kelli Matherly, and Tom Darland.
William L. Naylor
LANCASTER - Services for William Lynn Naylor, 80, of Village Square
are scheduled for 2 p.m. today at Liberty Baptist Church by the Rev. Dallas
Murphy. Burial is to be in Lancaster Cemetery.
He died Saturday at Ephraim McDowell Regional Medical Center.
Born Nov. 9, 1915, in Garrard County, he was a son of the late Willie
and Bessie Locker Naylor. He was a retired school bus driver and a member
of Liberty Baptist Church.
Survivors include his wife, Minnie Pearl Davis Naylor; a son, Eddie
Naylor of Lancaster; two daughters, Phyllis June Kurtz of Greenwood, Ind.,
and Gladys Marie Casey of Lancaster; two sisters, Elsie Gilliam and Christine
Warmouth, both of Kirksville; six grandchildren, and nine great-grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by a son, Eugene Naylor, and a grandson.
Pallbearers will be Delbert Gilliam, Neal Hurt, James R. Short, Buster
Jeffers, Darrell Collins and Eddie Davis.
Marshall M. Satterly
HARRODSBURG - Services for Marshall Milton Satterly, 84, of Burgin
will be held at 2 p.m. Tuesday at Alexander and Royalty Funeral Home by
the Revs. Joe Smith, Lester Tyree and James Harley. Burial will be in Burgin
He died Saturday at Haggin Memorial Hospital.
Born March 24, 1912, in Washington County, he was a son of the late
John C. and Laura Coleman Satterly. He was a retired farmer, had been a
Burgin Independent School employee where he worked as custodian and bus
driver for over 10 years. He had also been an employee of Brights Bottle
Gas in Burgin, and a member of Shakertown Baptist Church.
Survivors include his wife, Mary E. Green Satterly; a son, Jackie C.
Satterly of Burgin; five stepdaughters, Betty Dixon, Lena Satterly and
Norma Hammons, all of Burgin, Ruby Hurst of Harrodsburg and Dorothy Ann
Stewart of Rhode Island; a foster daughter, Patty Warner Hardin of Harrodsburg;
a brother, Clelland Satterly of Harrodsburg; two sisters, Nettie Peavler
of Harrodsburg and Rettie Sims of Burgin; eight grandchildren; 13 great-grandchildren;
14 step grandchildren; 19 step great-grandchildren; two foster grandchildren;
and four foster great-grandchildren. He was preceded in death by a son,
Pallbearers will be Michael Day, Brandon Hurst, Tony Bailey, Lee Woods,
Jeff Rogers, Scott Hammons and Milton Hammons.
Honorary pallbearers are Clyde Majors, Jackie Satterly Jr., Harvey
Duncan, Dudley Jenkins, Jimmie Motley, Tommy Satterly, and B.J. Gilbert.
Visitation is from 5-9 today and after 7 a.m. Tuesday.
Memorials may go to Shakertown Baptist Church, P.O. Box 41, Burgin,
Obituaries November 6, 1996
Herbert L. Denton
SCIENCE HILL - Herbert Lloyd Denton, 76, Ridgeway Drive, Lancaster,
died Tuesday at Veterans Administration Medical Center, Lexington.
Born April 30, 1920, in Science Hill, he was a son of the late Charles
Lincoln and Sophronia Hall Denton. He was a retired shoe repairman and
truck driver. He was a WW II Army veteran and member of Lancaster Baptist
Survivors are his wife, Willie Mae Marshbanks Denton; two sons, Lloyd
Murrell Denton, Science Hill, and Charles Boyd Denton, Lancaster; five
daughters, Jean Church of Lancaster, Carolyn Langdon of Burnside, Charlottte
Miller of Ferguson, Gail Wilson of Danville and Mary Lou Stepp, Colo Community,
Pulaski County; two brothers, Raymond Denton, Corpus Christi, Texas, and
Ted Denton, Science Hill; two sisters, Margaret Brammer, Indianapolis,
and Pansy Cooper, Somerset; 19 grandchildren; 12 great-grandchildren and
several great-great-grandchildren. He was preceded in death by his first
wife, Della Mae Coffey.
Services will be 11 a.m. Thursday at Morris and Hislope Funeral Home
by the Revs. Bob Rush and Jim Muse. Burial will be in Science Hill Cemetery.
Visitation is after 5 p.m. today.
Roxie M. Ervin
STANFORD - Roxie McGuffey Ervin, 84, Herndon Avenue, died Tuesday at
Fort Logan Hospital. Arrangements are incomplete at Fox Funeral Home.
BURLINGTON, Iowa - Homer L. Todd, 82, West Burlington, died Sunday
at Burlington Medical Center.
Born Sept. 13, 1914, in Eubank, he was a son of the late Albert L.
and Mattie B. Surber Todd. He was a farmer and a former employee of Lehigh
Leopold. He was a member of Fidelis Sunday School class and First Baptist
Survivors are his wife, Iva Faw Todd; three sons, Clinton L. Todd,
Lakewood, Colo., Curtis L. Todd, Plattsmouth, Neb., and Carlon L. Todd,
West Burlington; three sisters, Lou Pumphrey, West Point, Iowa, Lavena
Holtzclaw, Somerset, and Faye Meade, Eubank; nine grandchildren and nine
Services were today at First Baptist Church, Danville, with the Revs.
Harry Hollingsworth and Lester Smith. Burial will be in Fairview Cemetery,
Fort Madison, Iowa.
Memorials may go to First Baptist Church.
Lunning Funeral Chapel was in charge of arrangements.
Elizabeth B. Brown
LANCASTER - Services for Elizabeth Bratton Brown, 88, Sunset Avenue,
will be 11 a.m. Thursday at Ramsey Funeral Home by the Revs. Ernie Carmicle
and Glen Spann. Burial will be in Lancaster Cemetery.
She died Monday at Ephraim McDowell Regional Medical Center.
Pallbearers are Walter Graves, Jack Zanone, Paul East, Bill Meadows
and Woody Leavell. Honorary pallbearers are R.G. Bratton Jr., Loren Bratton,
Ron Bratton, Harlan Bratton, Ray Bratton, Billy Moss, Bill Anderson, Raymond
Hatfield and Earl Poynter.
Visitation is 5-9 p.m. today.
Jessie M. Key
HARRODSBURG - Services for Jessie M. Key, 90, Moreland Avenue, will
be 3 p.m. Thursday at Ransdell Funeral Chapel by the Revs. Robert Jones
and David Upchurch. Burial will be in Spring Hill Cemetery.
She died Tuesday at Haggin Memorial Hospital.
Born May 8, 1906, in Mercer County, she was a daughter of the late
H.A. and Hattie Cosby Camic. She was a retired employee of Sportly Hall
(Cricketer), a member of Magnolia Street Christian Church, and the widow
of Paul Wallace Key.
Survivors are a brother, Cleo Camic, Harrodsburg, and a sister, Gertrude
Pallbearers are Mike, David and Larry Camic, B.H. Thomas, Tom Devine
and Mickey Thompson. Honorary pallbearers are Crystal, Courtney, Brenna,
Dalie, Danon, Brandon and Beth Camic, John Marshall and Jerry Hughes.
Visitation is 5-9 p.m. today and after 7 a.m. Thursday.
Memorials may go to favorite charity.
Obituaries October 7, 1996
Lillian B. Walter
Lillian Bosley Walter, 80, Charleston Greene, died today at home.
Born Sept. 13, 1916, in Danville, she was a daughter of the late Leslie
Carroll and Mary Lillian Forsyth Bosley. She attended Danville schools
and at age 19 was a 1936 graduate of Centre College where she was class
valedictorian and Carnival Queen. Following college she studied at Bryn
Mawr College in Pennsylvania and the University of Kentucky. She taught
English for several years at Danville High School and was active in alumni
affairs at Centre. She was a member of St. Asaph Chapter Daughters of the
American Revolution, and a member and past president of the Danville Garden
Club, a member of The Presbyterian Church and The Study Club.
Survivors include her son, Edward H. ``Bing '' Walter Jr., Danville;
a daughter, Leslie Walter Dedman, Harrodsburg; and six grandchildren.
Services will be 11 a.m. Friday at Stith Funeral Home by the Rev. Thomas
K. Farmer. A private burial will be in Bellevue Cemetery.
Visitation will be 5:30-7:30 p.m. today and 10-11 a.m. Friday.
Memorials may go to The Presbyterian Church Building Fund or to Centre
Russell W. Brown
LIBERTY -- Russell Wesley Brown, 81, Ky. 49, Liberty, died Tuesday
at home after a long illness.
Born Nov. 1, 1915, in Casey County, he was a son of the late Coleman
and Maude Wilson Brown. He was a retired Liberty postmaster and an Army
veteran of World War II. He was a member of Walnut Hill Baptist Church,
a member and past master of Craftsman Masonic Lodge 722 and a charter member
of Casey Chapter of Disabled American Veterans.
Survivors include his wife, Ova Lee Brown; five children, Kenneth Brown,
Evelyn Reed, Shirley Reed, Judy Price and Boyd Brown, all of Liberty; a
sister, Della Wilson, Frankfort; a half brother, Warren Vaught, Elkhorn;
18 grandchildren; 22 great-grandchildren;
Services will be 2 p.m. Saturday at McKinney-Brown Funeral Home by
the Revs. Richard Easterling and Clifford DeHart. Burial will be at Caney
Visitation will be after 6 p.m. Friday with Masonic services at 7 p.m.
LANCASTER -- Ruth Clark, 73, Maplewood Drive, died today at Garrard
County Memorial Hospital.
Born May 3, 1923, in Garrard County, she was a daughter of the late
Ernest and Chloe Sherrow Ball. She was a homemaker and a member of Lancaster
Baptist Church and The Thursday Group.
Survivors include her husband, William C. ``Bill'' Clark; a daughter,
Carolyn Henderson, Garrard County; a son, Steven Addis Clark, Garrard County;
two sisters, Elizabeth Hurt of Lancaster and Ruby Clevenger, Richmond,
Ind.; two brothers, Delbert Ball of Lancaster and Donald Ball of Harrodsburg;
two grandchildren; five step grandchildren; and 10 step great-grandchildren.
Services will be 2 p.m. Saturday at Ramsey Funeral Home. Burial will
be in Lancaster Cemetery.
Visitation is 5-9 p.m. Friday.
LANCASTER -- Cleve Justice, 67, Danville Street, husband of Gaye Justice,
died today at Ephraim McDowell Regional Medical Center. Arrangements are
incomplete at Spurlin Funeral Home.
Hester M. Russell
LIBERTY -- Hester M. Russell, 91, Route 65, Liberty, died Tuesday at
Baptist Hospital East, Louisville.
Born July 27, 1905, in Casey County, she was a daughter of the late
Christopher and Isabell McDonald Meeks. She was a homemaker and a member
of Antioch Christian Church. She was the widow of Charles H. Russell.
Survivors include four daughters, Rethel Fights of Fairfield, Ohio,
Laura Kolb of Oxford, Ohio, Betsy Conaster of Louisville and Charlene Nowak
of Decatur, Ala.; a son, Raymond Russell, Liberty; 19 grandchildren; 19
great-grandchildren; and two great-great-grandchildren.
Services will be 2 p.m. Friday at McKinney-Brown Funeral Home by the
Rev. Paul Patton. Burial will be in Antioch Cemetery.
Pallbearers will be Howard and Junior Haggard, Malcolm and George Wolford,
J.Q. Rodgers and Glenn Vanoy.
Visitation is 5-9 today.
Roxie M. Ervin
STANFORD -- Services for Roxie McGuffey Ervin, 84, Herndon Avenue,
will be 11 a.m. Friday at Fox Funeral Home by the Rev. Vola Brown. Burial
will be in Mt. Moriah Cemetery.
She died Tuesday at Fort Logan Hospital.
Born Feb. 3, 1912, in Lincoln County, she was a daughter of the late
Cas B. and Sarah Bastin McGuffey. She was a self-employed home care provider,
a member of Harris Memorial United Methodist Church and the widow of Bennie
Survivors include a daughter, Linda Young Kirby, Stanford; five grandchildren;
and three great-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by a son, Roy
Pallbearers will be Dominic Young, Michael Young, Charles Ervin, Chris
Kirby and Eddie Carter.
Visitation is 6-9 p.m. today.
Memorials may go to Gideon Memorial Bible Fund.
Obituaries November 11, 1996
Everett B. Lynn
HUSTONVILLE - Everett B. Lynn, 70, of Hustonville a former merchant
and fire chief, died Saturday at Ephraim McDowell Regional Medical Center.
He was former owner and manager of Gulf Service Station and Lynn Hardware,
Hustonville. He was a member of Masonic Lodge 184, attended the Baptist
church, and was Hustonville fire chief for 40 years.
Born Feb. 23, 1926, in Casey County, he was a son of the late John
Clay and Effie Ann Wayne Lynn and the widower of Marie Cannon Lynn.
Survivors include his wife, June Milbern Lynn; a son, Gary Lynn of
Hustonville; a stepson, Ronald Wardrip of Lancaster; a stepdaughter, Susan
Gambrel of Lancaster; two brothers, Gilbert Lynn of Dayton, and Clifton
Lynn of Hustonville; a sister, Mildred Wilson of Danville; two grandchildren;
a great-grandchild; three step grandchildren; and a step great-grandchild.
Services will be held at 2 p.m. Tuesday at W.L. Pruitt Funeral Home
by the Rev. Wayne Watts. Burial will be in Hustonville Cemetery.
Pallbearers will be James Farris McKechnie, Donald Atwood, Bobby Joe
Frost, David Wilson, Rollan Cannon, and Ronald Wardrip.
Visitation is after 5 p.m. today with Masonic service at 7 p.m.
Memorials may go to West End Rescue Squad.
Charles D. Talley
Charles Dabney Talley, 65, of Fellowhsip House died Sunday at his residence.
Born Nov. 14, 1930, in Rupert, W.V., he was a son of the late Joseph
Dabney and Lucy Ellen Gadd Talley.
Survivors include two brothers, J.C. Talley of Danville and James Barley
Talley of Lancaster; two sisters, Verna Shearer of Perryville and Daisy
Lee Revels of Hobe Sound, Fla.; two halfsisters, Pearl Dodson of Cincinnati,
Ohio, and Eva Farmer of Lutherville, Md.
Services will be held at 11:30 a.m. Wednesday at Stith Funeral Home.
Visitation will be after 9 a.m. Wednesday.
LANCASTER - Hattie Cain, 83, of Meadowlark Drive, Richmond, formerly
of Lancaster, died Sunday at Pattie A. Clay Hospital, Richmond.
Born March 9, 1913, in Madison County, she was a daughter of the late
D.J. and Emma B. Anderson Applegate. She was a homemaker and former caregiver
at Garrard County Memorial Hospital. She was a member of Lancaster Baptist
Church, Rebekah Lodge and the widow of George Isaacs Cain.
Survivors include several nieces and nephews.
Services will be held 2 p.m. Wednesday at Ramsey Funeral Home by the
Rev. Bob Rush. Burial will be in Flatwoods Cemetery, Waco.
Visitation is 6-8 p.m. Tuesday.
Mitchell M. Daniel
LIBERTY - Mitchell Melvin Daniel, 68, of Dunnville died Sunday at Taylor
Born March 22, 1928, in Casey County, he was a son of the late James
Oscar Daniel and Hattie Myrtle York Daniel. He was sawmill employee at
Tarter Gate Company and a member of Mount Calvary Church.
Survivors include three sons, Melvin Daniel, Vernon Daniel and Michael
Daniel, all of Dunnville; three daughters, Margaret Ann Richards of Dunnville,
Mary Johnson of Rockhold, and Judy Taylor of Springfield, Ohio; and seven
Services will be held at 2 p.m. Tuesday at McKinney-Brown Funeral Home
by the Rev. Clifford Dehart. Burial will be in Thomas Ridge Cemetery.
Visitation is after 4 p.m. today.
James H. Sallee
HARRODSBURG - James H. Sallee, 69, formerly of Brewers Mill Road, died
Sunday at University of Kentucky Chandler Medical Center.
Born Nov. 25, 1926, in Mercer County, he was a son of the late Herbert
and Beulah Moore Sallee. He was a member of Cornishville Baptist Church.
Survivors include two sisters, Artie Sheperson and Helen Barnett, both
Services will be held at 2 p.m. Tuesday at Alexander and Royalty Funeral
Home by the Rev. Paul Readnour. Burial will be in Cornishville Christian
Visitation is 5-9 p.m. today and after 7 a.m. Tuesday until time of
STANFORD - Services for James Henley Stringer, 60, of Eubank will be
held 2 p.m. Tuesday at Fox Funeral Home by the Rev. Greg Nimmo. Burial
with military rites by Caswell-Saufley Post 18, will be in Buffalo Springs
He died Saturday at Fort Logan Hospital.
Born May 26, 1936, in Lincoln County, he was a son of Willis Green
Stringer of Stanford and the late Minnie Hasty Stringer. He was a farmer
and construction worker and a member of Blue Lick Baptist Church. He was
an Army veteran of the Korean Conflict.
Survivors include his wife, Jean Bugg Stringer; three sons, Jimmy Stringer
Jr. of Eubank, Terry Wayne and Donald James Stringer, both of Kings Mountain;
two stepsons, Tony Taylor and Carl Taylor Jr, both of Moreland; two stepdaughters,
Rhonda Brent of Stanford and Lisa Wilson of Cusseta, Ga.; a stepmother,
Florence Naylor Stringer of Stanford; a brother, Clinton Stringer of Franklin,
Ohio; a halfbrother, Bobby Stringer of Stanford; a stepbrother, Jesse Griffin
of Danville; two sisters, Alice Barnhart of Science Hill and Eva Compton
of Twenty Nine Palms, Calif.; four grandchildren; and seven stepgrandchildren.
Visitation is 6-9 p.m. today.