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Obituaries December 3, 1996

Elizabeth D. Durham
Elizabeth Anne Denton Durham, 68, of Kentucky Avenue, died Monday at Ephraim McDowell Regional Medical Center.
Born March 21, 1928, in Somerset, she was a daughter of the late James Denton and Sarah Eda Parker. She was a retired bookkeeper and the widow of Roy D. Durham. She was a member of The Presbyterian Church and a graduate of Danville High School.
Survivors include two sons, Roy Michael Durham of Louisville and David Parker Durham of Somerset; a daughter, Mary Anne Vanover of Danville; a brother, John P. Denton of Somerset; and two grandchildren. She was preceded in death by a son, James Durham.
Graveside services will be 2 p.m. Wednesday at Bellevue Cemetery.
Memorials may to The Presbyterian Church.
Stith Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.

Eretta Adkins
STANFORD - Eretta Adkins, 70, of Shea Villa, died Sunday at St. Joseph Hospital, Lexington.
Born June 10, 1926, in Holdening, W.Va., she was a daughter of the late Albert Lilly and Florence Tomblin Lilly Browning. She was an employee of General Motors, Columbus, Ohio. She was the widow of Samuel Roy Adkins.
Survivors include four brothers, Romey Lilly of Stanford, Cletus Lilly of North Ridgeville, Ohio, Sherman Lilly of Hampton, N.C., and Harold Browning of Charleston, S.C., and a sister, Wanda Sondles of John's Island, S.C.
There will be no public service.

Della D. Bishop
FORT MITCHELL - Della Denham Bishop, 84, of Fort Mitchell died November 24 at home.
Born July 8, 1912, in Lincoln County, she was a daughter of the late Virgil and Maudie Denham.
Survivors include her husband, Carl Bishop; a daughter, Lavonne Ritchie of Cincinnati, Ohio; two brothers, Bobby Denham of Stanford and Fred Denham of Richmond, Va.; two sisters, Iva Sears of Florence and Nina Durham of Danville; four grandchildren; and three great-grandchildren.
Services were Nov. 26 at Linnemann Funeral Home, Erlanger. Burial was in Highland Cemetery.

Elwood Dyehouse
CRAB ORCHARD - Elwood Dyehouse, 70, of Crab Orchard, died today at Veterans Administration Medical Center, Lexington. He was the husband of Viola Dyehouse. Arrangements are incomplete at McKnight-Martin Funeral Home.

Vicki Griffin
CRAB ORCHARD - Vicki Griffin, 31, of Lizzie Wallin Road, Broughtontown, died Monday of injuries suffered in an automobile accident on U.S. 27, north of Lancaster. Arrangements are incomplete at McKnight-Martin Funeral Home.

James T. Hooks
LOUISVILLE - James Taylor Hooks, 51, of Louisville, formerly of Danville, died Monday at Baptist Hospital East.
Born in Trigg County, he was a vice president of sales for Porter Paint Company. He was a member of Broadway Baptist Church, Hopkinsville Lodge 37 F&AM, Scottish Rite, Valley of Cincinnati and Oxmoor Country Club.
Survivors include his wife, Susan Caudle Hooks; two sons, Bradley Hooks of Lexington and J. Christopher Hooks of Atlanta, Ga.; two brothers, S. Patrick and Wallace R. Hooks, both of Cincinnati, Ohio; and three grandchildren.
Services will be 10 a.m. Wednesday at Pearson Funeral Home. Burial will be 2 p.m. Wednesday at Riverside Cemetery, Hopkinsville.
Visitation is 4-7 p.m. Tuesday.
Memorials may go to the American Heart Association.

Miles J. Turner
HARRODSBURG - Miles Jared Turner, 6 weeks, of Perryville Road, infant son of Nina R. Napier and Jeffery Turner, died Sunday at University of Kentucky Children's Hospital. He was born Oct. 20, in Lexington.
Additional survivors include a sister, Hailey ``Katie'' Turner of Harrodsburg; maternal grandparents, Betsy Y. Napier of Harrodsburg and Harry Napier of Boneyville; paternal grandparents, Barbara Jean Turner of Danville and James Black of Lancaster; maternal great-grandparents, Rowland Yates of Harrodsburg and Virginia Wilkerson of Turnersville; paternal great-grandparents, David and Emma Wade of Danville.
Graveside services are scheduled for 1 p.m. today at Maple Grove Cemetery by Phillip Yates.
Pallbearers will be Marcus Stallworth and Lonnie McGuire.
Visitation is scheduled for after 11 a.m. today at Alexander and Royalty Funeral Home.

Paul C. Bussell
HARRODSBURG - Services for Paul Clefton Bussell, 72, of West Office Street, will be 11 a.m. Thursday at Ransdell Funeral Chapel with the Rev. Barry Harmon. Burial will be in Spring Hill Cemetery.
He died Sunday at Ephraim McDowell Regional Medical Center.
Born Oct. 24, 1924, in Harlan County, he was a son of the late James D. and Clara Mae Perce Bussel Sr. He was an employee of Corning Glass, Danville, where he was a mechanical engineer for 32 years. He was a member of Hopewell Baptist Church and the adult men's Sunday School class. He was a charter member of Veterans of Foreign Wars, Harrodsburg, and was a Kentucky Colonel.
Survivors include his wife, Ethia Jane Shewmaker Bussell; a daughter, Deloris Moore of Danville; and two grandchildren.
Pallbearers will be Marvin Lawson, Jimmy Sexton, Terry Logue, Wallace Shepperson, Horace Gordon and Howard Roller.
Visitation is after 5 p.m. Wednesday and from 7 a.m. Thursday until the service.
Memorials may go to St. Jude's Children's Hospital.

Obituaries December 4, 1996

Paul C. Bussell
HARRODSBURG - Services for Paul Cleston Bussell, 72, of West Office Street, were scheduled for 11 a.m. today at Ransdell Funeral Chapel by the Rev. Barry Harmon. Burial was in Spring Hill Cemetery.
He died Sunday at Ephraim McDowell Regional Medical Center.
Born Oct. 24, 1924, in Harlan County, he was a son of the late James D. and Clara Mae Peace Bussell Sr. He was an employee of Corning Glass, Danville, where he was a mechanical engineer for 32 years. He was a member of Hopewell Baptist Church and the adult men's Sunday School class. He was a charter member of Veterans of Foreign Wars, Harrodsburg, and was a Kentucky Colonel.
Survivors include his wife, Ethia Jane Shewmaker Bussell; a daughter, Dolores Moore of Danville; two grandchildren; and two great-grandchildren.
Pallbearers are Marvin Lawson, Jimmy Sexton, Terry Logue, Wallace Shepperson, Horace Gordan and Howard Roller.

Elizabeth D. Durham
Graveside services for Elizabeth Anne "Libby" Denton Durham, 68, of Kentucky Avenue, will be 2 p.m. today at Bellevue Cemetery by the Revs. Dr. Thomas K. Farmer and Grace Boyer.
She died Monday at Ephraim McDowell Regional Medical Center.
Memorials may to The Presbyterian Church.
Stith Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.

James Elwood Dyehouse
CRAB ORCHARD - Services for James Elwood Dyehouse, 70, of Crab Orchard, will be 2 p.m. Thursday at McKnight-Martin Funeral Home By the Rev. Mark Fish. Burial will be in Crab Orchard Cemetery.
He died Tuesday at Veterans Administration Medical Center, Lexington.
Born Nov. 25, 1926, in Garrard County, he was a son of the late Jesse and Mary Hopkins Dyehouse. He was a former owner of Dyehouse Farm Supply. He was an Army veteran and a member of Crab Orchard Christian Church.
Survivors include his wife, Viola Baker Dyehouse; four daughters, Judy Hammons of Crab Orchard, Rhonda Marshbanks of Stanford, Yvonne Montgomery, and Lisa Dyehouse of LaCresenta, Calif.; two sons, Kenneth Dyehouse of Brodhead and Michael Dyehouse of Crab Orchard; two sisters, Theatrice Fish and Inez Carter, both of Crab Orchard; and 10 grandchildren.
Pallbearers will be Roy, David, and Lester Hopkins, U.S. Saylor, Marshall Scott and Joe Baldwin.
Visitation is 5-9 p.m. today and after 8 a.m. Thursday.
Memorials may go to Crab Orchard Christian Church.

Vicki L. Griffin
CRAB ORCHARD - Services for Vicki Lynn Griffin, 31, of Lizzie Wallin Road, Broughtontown, will be 1 p.m. Saturday at McKnight-Martin Funeral Home by the Rev. Dan Gutenson. Burial will be in Highland Cemetery.
She died Monday of injuries suffered in an automobile accident on U.S. 27, north of Lancaster.
Born Aug. 5, 1965, in Trenton, Mich., she was a daughter of Arthur Ray and Edith Helen Nielson Griffin of Crab Orchard. She was a heavy equipment operator, having recently earned a CDL certificate.
Additional survivors include two sons, Joshua Aaron and Jacob Zachary Mills, and two daughters, Victoria Emma Lynn Mills and Megan Salee Mills, all at home; a brother, Arthur Ray Griffin Jr. of Gibraltar, Mich.; four sisters, Tina Marie Hall of Monroe, Mich., Kerri Ann Jobson of Grayling, Mich., and Amie Jo Griffin and Jolynn Ann Marie Griffin, both of Crab Orchard.
Pallbearers will be Ted Hall, Randy Cantrell, Mark Jobson, Arthur Griffin Jr. and David Nickles.
Memorials may go to the Mills Children Fund, P.O. Box 97, Crab Orchard, Ky. 40419 or c/o Rev. Dan Gutenson, 11805 Brodhead Road, Crab Orchard, Ky. 40419.

J.F. Pemberton
MORELAND - Services for J.F. Pemberton, 71, of Somerset, were scheduled for 11 a.m. today at W.L. Pruitt Funeral Home by the Rev. Arthur Selch. Burial was in Hustonville Cemetery.
He died Sunday in Somerset.
Pallbearers were Gilbert Robinson Jr., Kellie Robinson, Scott Robinson, Jamie Robinson, Kyle Robinson, Jimmy Cutter and Darrell Meece.

Obituaries December 5, 1996

Charles C. Hunn Sr.
Charles Collins "Todd" Hunn Sr., 88, of Denmark Drive, died Wednesday at Fort Logan Hospital after a long illness.
Born in Turnersville, he was a son of Jessie and Eddie Turner Hunn. Arrangements are incomplete at Smith-Jackson Funeral Home.

Jack Cash
CYNTHIANA - Henry Jack Cash, 73, of Taylor Street, Cynthiana, formerly of Boyle County, died Wednesday at University of Kentucky Medical Center, Lexington.
Born March 19, 1923, in Parksville , he was a son of the late Clark and Freda Seltsam Cash. He was retired district sales manager for Clay Equipment Company and was a 1950 graduate of the University of Kentucky. He served in the Army during World War II and was a member of Cynthiana Baptist Church, Cynthiana Lyons Club and Harrison County Senior Citizens.
Survivors include his wife, Bernice Sebree Cash; a daughter, Jackie Cash of Knoxville, Tenn.; a son, Dr. Clark Cash of Frankfort; four sisters, Ruth Price of Louisville, Helen Thompson and Isabelle Grott, both of Lexington, and Bonnie White of Perryville; two brothers, Clyde Cash of Princeton, W.V., and Larry Cash of Danville; and three grandchildren.
Services will be held 11 a.m. Saturday at Whaley-McCarty Funeral Home, Cynthiana. Burial will be in Cynthiana.
Visitation is 3-7 p.m. Friday.
Memorials may go to the Elevator Fund at Cynthiana Baptist Church.
Obituary courtesy of Wilder Funeral Home, Perryville.

Melvin B. Phillips
LIBERTY - Melvin Burnett Phillips, 81, Middleburg St., died Tuesday at Ephraim McDowell Regional Medical Center.
Born Oct. 29, 1915, in Boyle County, he was a son of the Late W.W. and Ethah Hankla Phillips. He was a retired owner of Phillips Furniture, which he owned for over 40 years. He was a member of Liberty First Christian Church and Craftsman Masonic Lodge 722. He was an Army veteran of World War II and the widower of Gladys Florian Phillips.
Survivors include a daughter, Betsy Mandel of Bethesda, Md.; a stepson, Charles Maynard of Villa Hills; and four grandchildren.
Services will be held 11 a.m. Friday at Liberty First Christian Church by the Rev. Homer Hecht. Burial will be in Glenwood Cemetery.
Pallbearers are Ronnie Davis, Matt Davis, Luke Davis, Steve Sweeney, Jerry Foster and Mark Maynard.
Visitation is after 5:30 p.m. today at McKinney-Brown Funeral Home with a Masonic service at 7 p.m.

John Underwood
FRANKFORT - John T. "Tom" Underwood, 61, of Crystal Creek Drive, died Monday in Florida after a brief illness.
Born in Junction City, he was a son of J.T. Underwood of Frankfort and the late Amelia Hoagland Underwood. He was the owner of J.T. Underwood Insurance Agency in Frankfort and a retired colonel in the Army National Guard.
Survivors include his wife, Marilyn Franklin Underwood; two sons, J.T. Underwood IV of Louisville and Thomas E. Campbell of Frankfort; two daughters, Melissa Garrison of Harrisonville, Mo., and Barbara Powell of Louisville; two brothers, Dr. Louis E. Underwood of Chapel Hill, N.C., and Dr. William L. Underwood of Lexington; and three aunts, Rachel Dunsmore, Elizabeth Williams and Mildred Bowling, all of Boyle County.
Services will be held 2 p.m. Friday at the First Christian Church by the Rev. Gene Strange.
Visitation is 3-5 p.m. and 7-9 p.m. today at Rogers Funeral Home.

Jesse Elwood Dyehouse
CRAB ORCHARD - Services for Jesse Elwood Dyehouse, 70, of Crab Orchard, will be 2 p.m. today at McKnight-Martin Funeral Home by the Rev. Mark Fish. Burial will be in Crab Orchard Cemetery.
He died Tuesday at Veterans Administration Medical Center, Lexington.
Born Nov. 25, 1926, in Garrard County, he was a son of the late Jesse and Mary Hopkins Dyehouse. He was a former owner of Dyehouse Farm Supply. He was an Army veteran and a member of Crab Orchard Christian Church.
Survivors include his wife, Viola Baker Dyehouse; four daughters, Judy Hammons of Crab Orchard, Rhonda Marshbanks of Stanford, Yvonne Montgomery, and Lisa Dyehouse of LaCresenta, Calif.; two sons, Kenneth Dyehouse of Brodhead and Michael Dyehouse of Crab Orchard; two sisters, Theatrice Fish and Inez Carter, both of Crab Orchard; and 10 grandchildren.
Pallbearers will be Roy, David, and Lester Hopkins, U.S. Saylor, Marshall Scott and Joe Baldwin.
Visitation is after 8 a.m. today.
Memorials may go to Crab Orchard Christian Church.

Obituaries December 8, 1996

Elsie H. Staten
PERRYVILLE - Elsie Harmon Staten, 91, of 3160 Craintown Road, Gravel Switch, died Saturday at Cedars of Lebanon Nursing Home in Lebanon.
Born April 7, 1905, in Washington County, she was the daughter of the late Pete and Mary Harmon. She was a homemaker and a member of Mackville Christian Church. She was the widow of John Arthur Staten and was preceded in death by a stepson, Elbert Staten, and a stepdaughter, Frances Young.
Survivors include one son, Billy Staten of Perryville; one daughter, Margie Helen Wentworth of Jacksonville, Fla.; six grandchildren; 11 great-grandchildren; several stepgrandchildren; and several stepgreat-grandchildren.
Services will be at 11 a.m. Monday at Wilder Funeral Home by Marvin Carpenter. Burial will be in Bethlehem Cemetery in Washington County.
Visitation will be 6-9 p.m. today.

Minnie Ann Clements
LIBERTY - Minnie Ann Clements, 83, of Carmicleview Apartments died Saturday at Westlake Regional Hospital in Columbia.
Born Jan. 11, 1913, in Casey County, she was the daughter of the late Henry Thomas and Della Vivian Campbell Clements. She was a homemaker.
Survivors include one son, Avery Hicks of Liberty; two sisters, Gretha Wethington of Casey Creek and Pearl Clements of Liberty; one brother, Jerome Clements of Liberty; three grandchildren; and four great-grandchildren.
Services will be at 11 a.m. Monday at McKinney-Brown Funeral Home by Vernon Blakey. Burial will be Gum Lick Cemetery.
Visitation will be after 6 p.m. today at the funeral home.

Mildred L. Coleman
STANFORD - Mildred Louise Coleman, 59, of 9000 Hwy. 1247, died Saturday at Fort Logan Hospital.
She was the wife of Clifford Coleman.
Arrangements are incomplete at Fox Funeral Home.

Willie Day
LANCASTER - Willie Day, 104, of Hamilton Valley Road died Friday at Garrard County Memorial Hospital.
Born Feb. 20, 1892, in Leslie County, he was the son of the late Henry and Matilda Lewis Day. He was the widower of Martha Wells Day. He was a retired farmer and a member of the Church of Christ.
Survivors include two sons, George Day of Crab Orchard and Chester Day of Fort Wayne, Ind.; two daughters, Rose Sparks and Mollie Helton, both of Garrard County; 20 grandchildren; 47 great-grandchildren; 45 great-great-grandchildren; and one great-great-great-grandchild.
The funeral will be at 1 p.m. Monday at Ramsey Funeral Home. Burial will be in the Day family cemetery.
Pallbearers will be his grandsons and great-grandsons.
Visitation is from 4-9 p.m. today at the funeral home.

Martha H. Thompson
STANFORD - Martha Elizabeth Harris Thompson, 65, of 2640 Stone Gate Drive, Tallahassee, Fla., formerly of Boyle County, died Friday at her home.
Born Feb. 14, 1931, in Boyle County, she was the daughter of the late George and Elizabeth Egger Harris. She was a homemaker and a member of Junction City Baptist Church.
Survivors include her husband, Lynnville L. Thompson Sr.; one son, Lynnville L. Thompson Jr. of Tallahassee; two daughters, Sharon Lynn Preston of Chattanooga, Tenn., and Cynthia Ann Roberts of Gainesville, Fla.; one brother, George ``Sonny'' Harris Jr. of Junction City; three sisters, Elfrieda Weaver and Rose Matherly, both of Junction City, and Joyce Upton of Stanford; and two grandchildren.
The funeral will be at 2 p.m. Monday at Fox Funeral Home by the Rev. Paul Bunger. Burial will be in K.P. Hall Cemetery in Kings Mountain.
Visitation is 6-9 p.m. today at the funeral home.

William L. Faulkner
Services for William Louis ``Faulk'' Faulkner, 65, of 655-C W. Lexington Ave. will be at 1 p.m. Tuesday at First Baptist Church by the Rev. Richard Hill. Burial will be in Hilldale Cemetery.
He died Thursday at Central Baptist Hospital in Lexington.
Born Nov. 20, 1931, in Lancaster, he was the son of the late Louis and Lula Faulkner. He was a 1951 graduate of Bate High School and was employed as a custodian at the University of Kentucky. He was a veteran of the U.S. Marine Corps and a member of the U.S. Chess Federation and Danville Chess Club. He belonged to First Baptist Church.
Survivors include one daughter, Wilma Boulware of Louisville; one son, Melvin Faulkner of Danville; eight grandchildren; and seven great-grandchildren.
Pallbearers will be John Davis, Glair Lynn, Ronnie McCowan, Frank Singleton, Alonzo McGuire and Paul Logan.
Honorary pallbearers will be Jim Singleton, Benny Phillips, David Chenault, Andy Harris, Charles Grey, Garland Harvey and Calvin Bedinger.
Visitation will be 6-8 p.m. today at the church.

Norma L. Stein
STANFORD - Services for Norma Victory Long Stein, 78, of 1685 Ellison Ridge Road, Waynesburg, will be at 1 p.m. today at Fox Funeral Home by the Rev. Greg Nimmo. Burial will be in Buffalo Springs Cemetery.
She died Friday at Fort Logan Hospital here.
Born Nov. 11, 1918, in Cincinnati, she was the daughter of the late Clark and Meaner Moore Baker. She was a retired employee of American Greetings, Danville, and a member of Buncombe Baptist Church in Pulaski County. She was the widow of Richard Albert Long and Carl Stein.
Survivors include four sons, William Clark Long and Johnny Stephen Long, both of Hustonville, and Richard Irvin Long and David Archer Long, both of Stanford; one daughter, Brenda Sue Taylor of Waynesburg; one brother, Clayton Baker of Independence; two sisters, Lema Long of Roanoke, Va., and Iva Godbey of Cincinnati; nine grandchildren; and 10 great-grandchildren.
Pallbearers will be Kenneth Long, Randall Long, Wendell Long, Larry Long, Lonnie Long, Bill Long, Darrell Long, Clayton Baker Jr., Danny Baker, Don Stanton, Jeff Stanton and Rick Godbey.


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