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Obituaries February 6, 1997

Retired Junction City police chief dies
A.E. ``Tex'' Smith, who served in local law enforcement for over 25 years, died Wednesday at home after an illness.
Smith, 63, was a resident of Hustonville Road, Junction City.
Born June 11, 1933, in Carlisle, Penn., he was a son of the late Martin Luther Smith and Violet Lourane Hale Hoerner. He was a retired police officer and had served as chief of police for Crab Orchard, Burgin, Junction City and most recently in Hustonville. He was an Army and Air Force veteran.
He started his local law enforcement career in Crab Orchard and then was assistant police chief in Stanford. He was named police chief of Burgin in 1972.
In 1973, Smith was hired as police chief of Junction City. He worked in the Junction City Police Department over 20 years. He was chief in Junction City from July 1973 to October 1974, was named a police officer in April 1978, suspended in October 1979 and rehired in August 1980. He was hired again in March 1991 and served until 1993.
During his last tenure as Junction City police chief, Smith became embroiled in a controversial case involving gambling machines at a local market. In 1994, he was cleared on charges of official misconduct.
Throughout his career in Kentucky, Smith had to answer questions about a 1954 conviction on burglary and larceny charges in Pennsylvania when he was 21. In 1979, Lt. Gov. Thelma Stovall, acting in the governor's absence, restored Smith's citizenship, and his federal right to carry weapons was also restored.
Survivors include his wife, Ida Baker Smith; three daughters, Norene S. Cooper and Kathleen S. Farrell, both of Danville, and Fay Schnitzler of Lincoln County; a son, Robert Johnson of Crab Orchard; four sisters; four half sisters; four brothers, including Ray Smith of Eugene, Oregon; a half brother; six grandchildren; three great-grandchildren; two step grandchildren; and two step great-grandchildren.
Services will be 1 p.m. Friday at Preston-Pruitt Funeral Home by the Rev. Ernest Martin. Burial will be in Danville Memorial Gardens.
Pallbearers will be Roger Schnitzler, Mike Ferrell, David Cooper and Joseph, Daryl, Alvin and Robert Johnson.
Visitation is 5-9 p.m today.
Memorials are suggested to Heritage Hospice.

Fred Collins
Fred Collins, formerly of Boone Trail, died today at Central Baptist Hospital, Lexington. Arrangements are incomplete at Preston-Pruitt Funeral Home.

Genevieve E. Austin
Genevieve Estes Austin, 73, Green River Road, Hustonville, died today at Fort Logan Hospital, Stanford.
Born June 10, 1923, in Lincoln County, she was a daughter of the late Emmitt Carpenter and Montie Pauline Tinsley Estes. She was a homemaker and a member of New Salem Baptist Church. She was the widow of Cecil Joseph Austin.
Survivors include a son, Phillip Austin of Hustonville, a daughter, Connie Jo Austin of Hustonville, a brother, Lawrence Estes of Hustonville, a sister, Thelma Hazlett of Danville, and two grandchildren.
Services will be 2 p.m. Saturday at New Salem Baptist Church by the Revs. Bobby Estes and Stan Stevenson. Burial will be in New Salem Cemetery.
Visitation will be 6-9 p.m. Friday at Fox Funeral Home and after noon Saturday at the church.

Richard Lockwood
HARRODSBURG - Richard Lockwood, 58, Meadowbrook Drive, died Wednesday at Veterans Administration Medical Center, Lexington. He was the husband of Jean Kirwin Lockwood. Arrangements are incomplete at Ransdell Funeral Chapel.

Carroll Reeves
WAYNESBURG - Carroll Reeves, 92, Lebanon, died Wednesday at Springview Nursing Home, Marion County.
Born Nov. 9, 1904, in Junction City, she was a daughter of the late William P. and Leslie Smith Reeves. She was a switchboard operator at the University of Kentucky for 20 years and was a Catholic.
Survivors include a brother, Gilbert Reeves of Burlington, a sister, Jane Reeves of Somerset, and special friends and caretakers, Glen and Cathy Ashcraft of Gravel Switch.
A graveside service will be 2 p.m. Friday at Double Springs Cemetery by the Rev. John Watts.
Barnett and Demrow Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.

Leona Sims
WAYNESBURG - Leona Sims, 69, Mack Sims Road, died Wednesday at Fort Logan Hospital, Stanford. She was the widow of Lee Henry Sims. Arrangements are incomplete at Barnett and Demrow Funeral Home.

Ada S. McElroy
Services for Ada I. Sims McElroy, 87, formerly of Boyle County, will be 11 a.m. Saturday at Stith Funeral Home by the Rev. Gary Lanham. Burial will be in Bellevue Cemetery.
Pallbearers will be Earl Claunch, Donald Sims, Estil Sims, Danny Cross and Danny Cross Jr., John Mirlian, Adle Casey and Gary Richardson.
She was the daughter of John and Minerva Mason Sims. She was predeceased by a daughter, Gertrude Day, and a son, Cliff Warner.
She died Tuesday in Peoria, Ill.
Visitation will be after 4 p.m. Friday.

Ethel C. Leonard
HARRODSBURG - Services for Ethel Carey Leonard, 96, North Main St., will be 2 p.m. Saturday at Randsell Funeral Chapel by the Rev. Gary Powell. Burial will be in Spring Hill Cemetery.
She died Tuesday at Haggin Memorial Hospital.
Born Aug. 30, 1900, in Washington County, she was a daughter of the late James W. and Mattie Yeast Carey. She was a homemaker, a member of Harrodsburg Baptist Church and Mercer County Senior Citizens. She was the widow of Ansel Leonard.
Survivors include a daughter, Virginia Vandivier of Mercer County; 10 grandchildren; and a number of great-grandchildren.
Pallbearers will be Chris and Steve Horn, Marshall and Jimmy Simpson, Dennis and Lawrence Thomas, and Michael Hatchel.
Visitation is after 5 p.m. Friday.

Lester E. Martin
STANFORD - Services for Lester E. Martin, 72, Bell Street, will be 11 a.m. Friday at Fox Funeral Home by the Rev. Jerry Beck. Burial, with Scottish Rite services by the Lexington Consistory, will be in Buffalo Springs Cemetery.
He died Wednesday at home.
Born Aug. 24, 1924, in Taylor County, he was a son of the late Lester O. and Lillie Mayes Martin. He was an income tax accountant, co-owner of Stanford Bookkeeping and Tax Service and a 10-year employee of the Internal Revenue Service. He was also a member of Harris Memorial United Methodist Church, an Army-Air Corps veteran of World War II, a member of Lincoln Lodge 60 F&AM, Lexington Scottish Rite Consistory and Oleika Shrine Temple, Lexington.
Survivors include his wife, Ann Graham Martin, a son, Michael Martin of Nicholasville; two daughters, Deborah Lainhart of Nicholasville and Susan Graham of Lexington; a sister, Clara Luntzel of Louisville; three granddaughters and a great-granddaughter.
Pallbearers will be Jim Reed, George O. Spoonamore, Glen Campbell, Odell Kirkpatrick, Kenny Stamper, Elroy Griffin and Kenneth Caudill.
Honorary pallbearers are Harris Memorial Methodist Church Men's Sunday School class, J.B. Horton, Foster Phillips and Carl Speaks.
Visitation is 6-9 p.m. today and 8 a.m. Friday until time of service.
Memorials may go to Shriners Childrens Hospital, Lexington, The Hope Center, Lexington or Harris Memorial Methodist Church.

Foster E. Meaux
HARRODSBURG - Services for Foster Elwood Meaux, 71, Carter Avenue, Ashland, formerly of Mercer County, will be 9:30 a.m. Saturday at Parks Funeral Home by the Rev. J.D. Short III.
He died Monday at home.
Born Sept. 5, 1925, in Mercer County, he was a son of the late Gus and Clarice Singleton Meaux. He was a self-employed farmer and a member of First Baptist Church. He was a Navy veteran of World War II, a member of American Legion Post 200 and VFW in Ashland. He was the widower of Flora Bell King Meaux.
Survivors include two brothers, Alonzo and Albert Meaux, both of Harrodsburg; a sister, Mary Thelma Parks of Harrodsburg; two grandsons, and a step grandson. He was preceded in death by a son, Robert Ivan Meaux.
There will be no visitation.

Sylvia Preston
LANCASTER - Services for Sylvia Preston, 74, Richmond Street, will be 2 p.m. Friday at Ramsey Funeral Home by the Rev. Dallas Murphy. Burial will be in Lancaster Cemetery.
She died Tuesday at home.
Born Jan. 26, 1923, in Garrard County, she was a daughter of the late Walter and Susie Moberly Casey. She was a former Garrard County Circuit Clerk, secretary for the U.S. Soil Conservation Service and secretary for Lancaster United Methodist Church. She was a member and pianist at Liberty Baptist Church, a member of the Garrard County Hospital Auxiliary, Homemakers Club, Golden Age Club and Women's Support Group. She was the widow of Everett F. Preston.
Survivors include three daughters, Linda Rader and Lana Handy, both of Columbus, Ohio, and Clell Prewitt of Lancaster; a son, Lowell Preston of Prospect, six grandchildren and a great-grandchild.
Visitation is 4-9 p.m. today.

Obituaries February 9, 1997

Brian A. Faust
Garrard man dies in single-car accident A Garrard County man died following a single-vehicle accident about 3:11 p.m. Friday on U.S. 150 in Lincoln County, 1.4 miles north of Stanford. State police said Brian Alan Faust, 34, of 403 Hamilton Springs Road was pronounced dead at 4 p.m. Friday at Fort Logan Hospital in Stanford. Faust was driving a 1986 Nissan pickup eastbound on U.S. 150 when the vehicle ran off the west edge of the pavement and collided with a rock embankment. He was thrown from the vehicle and pinned beneath it when it overturned. A seat belt was not in use. Trooper Robbie Stamps investigated. Born Feb. 1, 1963, in Bastrop, La., he was the son of Irvine Faust of Bastrop, La., and June Tomlinson Mustian of Garrard County. He was an employee of R.R. Donnelley and Sons Co., a 1981 graduate of Danville High School and a former student at the University of Kentucky. Additional survivors include a son, Dustin Faust of Lancaster; a daughter, Alesia Faust of Lancaster; a brother, Randy Faust of Lancaster; a sister, Angie Faust of Katy, Texas; his stepfather, Claud Mustian of Garrard County; and his paternal grandfather, James Faust of Bastrop, La. The funeral will be held at 10 a.m. Monday at Preston-Pruitt Funeral Home by Jerry Chandler. Burial will be in Danville Memorial Gardens. Pallbearers will John Witte, Alex Witte, Dale Whitehouse, Keith Cloud, John Waters, Dennis Spalding, Barry Eaton and Marty Pulliam. Visitation is from 5-9 p.m. today.

Alfred A. Beasley
Alfred A. Beasley, 93, of 3885 Somerset Road, Stanford, died Saturday at Fort Logan Extended Care, Stanford. Funeral arrangements are incomplete at Stith Funeral Home.

P. Dennis Cook Jr.
Paul Dennis Cook Jr., 38, of 8635 Lebanon Road, Parksville, died Friday at his home. Boyle County Coroner Dr. James W. Ramey said determination of the cause of death is pending the results of an autopsy. Born June 20, 1958, in Boyle County, he was a son of Paul Dennis and Virginia Crow Cook of Parksville. He was a former mechanic at Horn Ford Tractor Sales and a member of Parksville Baptist Church. Additional survivors include his wife, Lisa Pendygraft Cook; two daughters, Ashtin Dayn Cook and Amanda Lynn Cook, both at home; a son, Bryan Patrick Cook of Junction City; two sisters, Kathy Lister of Parksville and Carroll Cox of Maiden, N.C.; and a brother, James Cook of Parksville. The funeral will be held at 1 p.m. Monday at Preston-Pruitt Funeral Home by the Rev. Harley Humfleet. Burial will be in Parksville Cemetery. Pallbearers will be Jerry Sullivan, Raymond Montgomery, Collins Seaver, Scott Shelton, Kenneth Osborne and Wayne Phillips. Visitation is from 4-9 p.m. today at the funeral home.

Howard H. Pearce
Howard Harmon Pearce, 69, of 416 Brookhaven Drive died Friday at the University of Kentucky Medical Center, Lexington. Born July 20, 1927, in East Liverpool, Ohio, he was the son of the late George Monroe and Lillie Harmon Pearce. He was an industrial engineer and had been employed for more than 30 years at Mathews Conveyor, an Army veteran of World War II, a graduate of Geneva College, Beaver Falls, Pa., a Junior Achievement volunteer and a member of Calvary Baptist Church. Survivors include his wife, Jacqueline Kittridge Pearce; and a son, Roger Pearce of Parksville. The funeral will be held at 2 p.m. Monday at Stith Funeral Home by the Rev. Ted Beam. The burial will be in Bellevue Cemetery. Visitation is after 5 p.m. today at the funeral home.

Mae C. Harmon
MIDDLEBURG - Mae C. Harmon, 92, of Gallatin, Tenn., formerly of Middleburg, died Friday at Sumner Regional Medical Center, Gallatin. Born Sept., 21, 1904, in Middleburg, she was a daughter of the late Everett and Bertha Jones McWhorter. She was the widow of Critt Harmon. She was a retired school teacher and a member of Middleburg Baptist Church. Survivors include three daughters, Alta Shain of Jeffersonville, Ind., Betty Mandaback of Bowling Green and Joyce Hack of Gallatin, Tenn.; a son, Crit Harmon of Charlotte, N.C.; a sister, Bessie Shea of Yosemite; 11 grandchildren; 10 great-grandchildren; and two great-great-grandchildren. The funeral will be held at 2 p.m. Monday at Middleburg Baptist Church by the Rev. John P. Cummins. Burial will be in Middleburg Cemetery. Visitation is after 4 p.m. today at Bartle Funeral Home, Middleburg.

Bobby Foley Hils
FLORENCE - Bobby Ann Foley Hils, 46, of Florence, formerly of Stanford and Crab Orchard, died Thursday here. She was a child care aid at Maplewood Children's Home. She belonged to First Baptist Church of Walton. She was the wife of Thomas Hils and daughter of Edward and Mae Foley of Walton. Additional survivors are two sons, Matthew and Stephen Hils of Florence;and three brothers, Ed Foley of Walton, Jerry Foley of California, Ky., and Darrell Foley of Crittenden. The funeral will be held at 10:30 a.m. Monday at Stith Funeral Home, Florence. Burial will be in Forest Lawn Memorial Park Mausoleum, Erlanger. Visitation will be at the funeral Home, 7500 Highway 42, Florence. Memorials may be made by Maplewood Children's Home, 3261 Maplewood Drive, Burlington, Ky. 41005.

Carlos Lakes
CONNERSVILLE, Ind. - Carlos Lakes, 89, of Connersville, formerly of Casey County, died Friday at Fayette Memorial Hospital. Born May 21, 1907, in Jackson County, he was the son of the late William and Mary Ann Dunsil Lakes. He was a former employee of Auburn Automobile Manufacturing Co., American Kitchens, Rex Manufacturing Co. and Philco, from which he retired after 27 years, and a charter member of Connersville Baptist Temple. Survivors include his wife, Hazel McKinney Lakes; a son, Carlos H. Lakes of Connersville; three grandchildren; four great-grandchildren; and two great-great-grandchildren. The funeral will be held at 11 a.m. Monday at Urban-Winkler Funeral Home. A graveside service will be held at 2 p.m. Tuesday at Hustonville Cemetery in Hustonville. Visitation is from 4-8 p.m. today at the funeral home.

A.R. Milby
HARRODSBURG - A.R. Milby, 96, of 337 Bacon Court died Friday at James B. Haggin Memorial Hospital. Born Jan. 7, 1901, in Laurel County, he was the son of the late Theodore and Sarah Mulkey Milby. He was the widower of Ruby Sutton Walters Milby. He was the former owner of Milby Insurance Agency and a member of New Providence Presbyterian Church, where he was an elder, treasurer and former trustee of several area Presbyterian churches. Survivors include a daughter, Nancy Milby Gabhart of Harrodsburg; five grandchildren; and one great-grandchild. He was preceded in death by a son, Gordon Dean Milby. A graveside service will be held at noon Monday at Bellevue Cemetery by the Rev. John Duncan and John Jones. Visitation is after 7 p.m. today at Ransdell Funeral Chapel. Memorials are suggested to the Presbyterian Child Welfare Agency or to Buckhorn Children's Foundation, One Buckhorn Lane, Buckhorn, Ky. 41721-9989.

Jessie Pendleton
LANCASTER - Jessie "Jack" Pendleton, 81, of Pine Hill Drive died Saturday at Garrard County Memorial Hospital. He was the widower of Frances Belle Burrus Pendleton. Funeral arrangements are incomplete at Ramsey Funeral Home.

Donie A. Prewitt
LANCASTER - Donie Anderson Prewitt, 66, of 101 Marksbury Ave. died Friday at Central Baptist Hospital, Lexington. Born Nov. 16, 1930, in Jessamine County, she was a daughter of the late Harold Lee and Addie B. Estes Anderson. She was a former employee of National Casket Co. and a member of First Presbyterian Church. Survivors include a son, Wayne Prewitt of Richmond; a daughter, Sue Dailey of Lancaster; two sisters, Dorothy Bowman of Wilmore and Jean Houp of Naples, Fla.; a brother, William "Pete" Anderson of Stanford; six grandchildren; and five great-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by a son, Miles Nelson Prewitt. A memorial service will be held at 2 p.m. Monday at Spurlin Funeral Home by Daryl Lodge. Visitation is from 6-9 p.m. today at the funeral home.

Katherine W. Smallwood
The funeral for Katherine Wray "Katie" Smallwood, 68, of 501 Cloverdale Drive will be held at 2 p.m. today at Stith Funeral Home by the Rev. Ralph Sallee. Burial will be in Danville Memorial Gardens. Pallbearers will be Tim Compton, Tim Ketterman, Roy Compton, Coy Compton, Gary Compton, Bobby Smallwood, Wayne Joslin, Jimmy Ketterman and Byron Coulter. She died Friday at Columbia Hospital, Lexington. Born Aug. 1928, in Boyle County, she was a daughter of the late Oliver and Mary Ellen Coffman Wray. She was the widow of Vinnie Smallwood. She was a former bookkeeper at Garrard County Stockyards, a supervisor of the children's department at Watson's Department Store and attended Danville High School. Survivors include two sons, Larry Smallwood of Burlington and Randy Smallwood of Union; two sisters, Catherine Joslin and Jane Coulter, both of Winchester; and three grandchildren. Visitation will be until time of service today. Memorials are suggested to Heritage Hospice.

Ethel R. Whitehouse
The funeral for Ethel Russell Whitehouse, 95, of 4715 Bellevue Ave., Louisville, formerly of Danville, will be held at 11 a.m. Monday at Stith Funeral Home by the Rev. Tim Mathis. Burial will be in Bellevue Cemetery. She died Friday at Christian Health Center, Lexington. Born Dec. 22, 1901, in Spencer County, she was the daughter of the late Edward and Lillie Martin Graves. She was the widow of Walter Whitehouse. She was a homemaker and a member of First Baptist Church, Broadway. Survivors include a niece, Mary Catherine Graves of Danville; a granddaughter, Leonna Kish of Satellite Beach, Fla.; two great-grandchildren; and three great-great-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by a son, Richard William Whitehouse. Visitation is after 4 p.m. today.

Catherine Burton
LANCASTER - The funeral for Catherine Burton, 70, of 111 Buckeye Road will be held at 1:30 p.m. Monday at St. Paul Predestinarian Baptist Church by the Rev. J.T. Ballew. Burial will be in Lancaster-Duncantown Cemetery. Active pallbearers will be Paul Vandyke, Melvin Ison, Jackie Lee Ison, Arthur Ison, Montez Ison, William Dismeaux, Douglas E. Marsell, Charles A. Penix, Keith Leavell, Stephen M. Ray and Britton Catching. Honorary pallbearers will be John Penman, John Penman Jr., George Lee Penix, Ruben Catching and Donald Carrier. She died Thursday at Garrard County Memorial Hospital. Born Oct. 27, 1926, in Garrard County, she was a daughter of the late Willie Lee and Adella Humber Ison. She was a homemaker and a member of St. Paul Predestinarian Baptist Church. Survivors include a daughter, John Etta Penix of Danville; a son, Mitchell Burton of Lancaster; a sister, Ruth Vandyke of Lancaster; two brothers, Anderson Ison and Willie Lee Ison Jr., both of Lancaster; 19 grandchildren; and 28 great-grandchildren. Visitation is from 6-8 p.m. today at the church. Ramsey Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.

"Toad" Floyd
MIDDLEBURG - The funeral for Carl "Toad" Floyd, 50, of Calvary Ridge Road, Yosemite, will be held at 2 p.m. today at Mount Calvary Baptist Church by the Rev. C.B. Carman. Burial will be in the church cemetery. He died Thursday in the Yosemite area after suffering an apparent heart attack. Born Aug. 25, 1946, in Yosemite, he was the son of Anna Mae Buis Montgomery of Russell Springs and the late Garland "Doc" Floyd. He was a heavy equipment operator and a farmer and a member of Middleburg Baptist Church. Additional survivors include his wife, Betty Thompson Floyd; and a sister, Judy Sapp of Casey Creek. Visitation is after 8 a.m. today at Bartle Funeral Home, Middleburg.

Obituaries February 10, 1997

Eleanor T. McAnly
Eleanor Tamme McAnly, 79, of West Lexington Ave., died Saturday at home.
Born March 29, 1917, in Boyle County, she was a daughter of the late Eugene and Geneva Newsom Tamme. She was a member of SS. Peter and Paul Catholic Church and the widow of Marvin A. McAnly.
Survivors include two daughters, Peggy McAnly Burns and Betty McAnly Cotton, both of Danville; and a son, William Herbert McAnly of Danville; two sisters, Minnie Tamme Blevins of Cleves, Ohio, and Madeline Tamme Ross of Doylestown, Ohio; seven grandchildren; and six great-grandchildren.
Services will be held at 10 a.m. Wednesday at SS. Peter and Paul Catholic Church by the Revs. Paul Prabell and Dick Sullivan. Burial will be in Bellevue Cemetery.
Visitation will be 4-8 p.m. Tuesday at Stith Funeral Home with a prayer service at 7:30 p.m.
Memorials may go to SS. Peter and Paul Catholic Center Renovation Fund or favorite charity.

Ira G. Adams
Ira Gose Adams, 93, formerly of Kings Mill Road, died Sunday at Fort Logan Extended Care, Stanford.
Born April 20, 1903, in Boyle County, he was a son of the late Benjamine F. and Ida Mae Ends Adams. He was the widower of Della Keeton Adams. He was a retired farmer and a member of Willow Grove Baptist Church.
Survivors include two daughters, Ethyl Rankin of Stanford and Joyce Ingram of Burgin; a son, B.F. Adams of Nicholasville; three sisters, Maymie Payne of Owen County, Louise Shakelford and Blanch Pollard, both of Danville; 10 grandchildren; 14 great-grandchildren; and a great-great-grandchild.
Services will be held at 1 p.m. Wednesday at Preston-Pruitt Funeral Home. Burial will be in Danville Memorial Gardens.
Visitation will be 4-9 p.m. Tuesday.

Beulah H. Alford
PERRYVILLE - Beulah Hatchell Alford, 85, of Springfield Road, died Sunday at Harrodsburg Health Care.
Born Feb. 2, 1912, in Boyle County, she was a daughter of the late John W. and Zula Bugg Hatchell. She was a homemaker and a member of Beech Grove Baptist Church.
Survivors include her husband, Mack Alford; and a son, William M. Alford of Perryville.
Services will be held at 1 p.m. Tuesday at Wilder Funeral Home by the Revs. John Watts and John Lay. Burial will be in Hillcrest Cemetery.
Visitation is 5-9 p.m. today.
Memorials may got to Alzheimer's Association, 801 S. Limestone, Suite E., Lexington, 40405.

Harvey Jones
WAYNESBURG - Harvey Jones, 44, of Kings Mountain, died Saturday at University of Kentucky Chandler Medical Center.
Born Jan. 17, 1953, in Lincoln County, he was a son of Mae Jones Coleman of Waynesburg and the late George M. Jones. He was a contractor/installer and the widower of Peggy Jones.
Additional survivors include a son, Nicholas Wayne Jones of Kings Mountain; a stepfather, Troy Coleman of Kings Mountain; two brothers, Kenny Jones and Richard Jones, both of Kings Mountain; two sisters, Betty Jones and Polly Burton, both of Kings Mountain; three stepbrothers, Robert Coleman of Carlisle, Roy Coleman of Stanford, and Ronald Coleman of Frankfort; two stepsisters, Diana McKay of Ruskin, Fla., and Rhonda Jones of Kings Mountain.
Services will be held 2 p.m. Tuesday at Barnett and Demrow Funeral Home. Burial will be in Olive Cemetery.
Visitation is 6-9 p.m. today.

John Mattingly
HARRODSBURG - John ``Jocko'' Mattingly, 83, of Harrodsburg, died Sunday at Kentucky Veterans Center, Wilmore.
Born July 4, 1913, in Marion County, he was a son of John and Rosella Carico Mattingly. He was a former owner and operator of Jocko and Horace's Pool Hall, and the widower of Maggie Dee Wilham Mattingly. He was an Army veteran of World War II, a member of Harrodsburg Baptist Church and Glad Hand Sunday School Class. He was also a member of American Legion and Veterans of Foreign Wars and was a Kentucky Colonel.
Survivors include a brother, James S. Mattingly of Harrodsburg; and two sisters, Louise Taylor of Lexington and Mildred Anderson of Harrodsburg.
Services will be held at 1:30 p.m. Tuesday at Ransdell Funeral Home by the Revs. Robert Defoor and James Harley. Burial will be in Spring Hill Cemetery with military rites.
Pallbearers will be John Sullivan, Fred Anderson, Ralph ``Pete '' Anderson, J.W., John Albert, and Charles Alvin Mattingly, Keith and Terry Currens, David Shewmaker, Charles Hatcher and Charlie Carr.
Honorary pallbearers are the Glad Hand Sunday School Class.
Visitation is 5-9 p.m. today and after 7:30 a.m. Tuesday until time of service.
Memorials may go to Kentucky Veterans Center, Wilmore.

Clarence H. Steele
HARRODSBURG - Clarence H. ``Budd'' Steele Sr., 71, of Oakland Lane, died Saturday at Haggin Memorial Hospital.
Born Dec. 10, 1925, in Mercer County, he was a son of the late Arthur and Clara Mae Likins Steele. He was a retired yard jockey for LeeWay Motor Freight, Akron, Ohio. He was an Army Veteran of World War II, a member of Akron Baptist Temple and a Kentucky Colonel.
Survivors include his wife, Chloe Lucille Sallee Steele of Mercer County; a son, Clarence H. Steele Jr. of Lexington; three daughters, Therisa Ann Venore of Sylvania, Ohio, Evelyn Sue Baughman of Harrodsburg, Aimee Justine Popovich of Akron, Ohio; two brothers, Leonard Steele of Harrodsburg and Eugene Steele of Ohio; six sisters, Frances McCormick of Orlando, Fla., Annetta Mobley of Mercer County, Loretta Hammons of Edgewood, Margaret Hart of Lexington, Linda Hart of Prospect and Charlene Timm of Demark, Wisc.; eight grandchildren; and three great-grandchildren.
Services will be held 11 a.m. Tuesday at Randsell Funeral Chapel by the Revs. Paul Readnour and Garry Allen. Burial will be in Camp Nelson National Cemetery.
Pallbearers will be Jeff Young, Tony Mobley, Paul Jones, B.R. Chilton, Scott Goodlett and Charles Parks.
Visitation is 4-9 p.m. today.
Memorials may go to Heritage Hospice or American Cancer Society.

Alfred A. Beasley
Services for Alfred Allen Beasley, 93, of Somerset Road, Stanford, will be held 1 p.m. Tuesday at Stith Funeral Home. Burial will be in Bellevue Cemetery.
He died Saturday at Fort Logan Extended Care, Stanford.
Born March 4, 1903, in Birdseye, Ind., he was a son of the late Edward and Lillian Dovie Cutsinger Thompson Beasley. He was a retired employee of Chrysler Corporation and the widow of Gladys Fern Harold Beasley.
Survivors include a halfsister, Hannah Blanche Thompson of Speedway, Ind.; and a halfbrother, Jim Thompson of Bloomington, Ind.
Pallbearers will be Tim Thompson, Lonzo McGuffy and Cabell Frances Jr., David King, WIlliam David King and Bill Adams.
Visitation will be after 10 a.m. Tuesday.

Howard H. Pearce
Services for Howard Harmon Pearce, 69, of 416 Brookhaven Drive, will be held at 2 p.m. today at Stith Funeral Home by the Rev. Tim Noel. Burial will be in Bellevue Cemetery.
He died Friday at the University of Kentucky Medical Center, Lexington.
Born July 20, 1927, in East Liverpool, Ohio, he was the son of the late George Monroe and Lillie Harmon Pearce. He was an industrial engineer and had been employed for more than 30 years at Mathews Conveyor. He was an Army veteran of World War II, a graduate of Geneva College, Beaver Falls, Pa., a Junior Achievement volunteer and a member of Calvary Baptist Church.
Survivors include his wife, Jackie Pearce; and a son, Roger Pearce of Parksville; three grandchildren; and a great-grandchild.
Pallbearers will be Bojo Brown, Bernard ``Doc'' Ray, John Spalding, Layton Curtis, Steve Orberson, Rick Gastineau and Dennis Clausen.
Honorary pallbearers are be Roger Pearce Jr., Darcy Pearce Brown, Cheryl Rodgers, Terry Wesley, Malone Anderson, Herb Wright and George Manning.

Catherine Burton
LANCASTER - Services for Catherine Burton, 70, of Buckeye Road, will be held at 1:30 p.m. today at St. Paul Predestinarian Baptist Church. Burial will be in the Lancaster-Duncantown Cemetery.
She died Thursday at Garrard County Memorial Hospital.
Born Oct. 27, 1926, in Garrard County, she was a daughter of the late Willie Lee and Adella Humber Ison. She was a homemaker and a member of St. Paul Predestinarian Baptist Church.
Survivors include a daughter, John Etta Penix of Danville; a son, Mitchell Ray of Lancaster; a sister, Ruth Vandyke of Lancaster; two brothers, Anderson Ison and Willie Lee Ison Jr., both of Lancaster; 19 grandchildren; and 28 great-grandchildren.
Pallbearers are Paul Vandyke, Melvin, Jackie Lee, Arthur and Montez Ison and William Dismeaux, Douglas E. Marsell, Charles A. Penix, Keith Leavell, Stephen M. Ray and Britton Catching.
Honorary pallbearers are John Penman, John Penman Jr., George Lee Penix, Ruben Catching and Donald Carrier.
Ramsey Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements.

A.R. Milby
HARRODSBURG - A graveside service for A.R. Milby, 96, of 337 Bacon Court, were held today at Bellevue Cemetery, Danville, by the Revs. John Duncan and John Jones.
He died Friday at James B. Haggin Memorial Hospital.
Pallbearers will be William Curry, Tom I. Moore, Roy Riley, Andrew Alexander, Robert M. Milby, J.M. Tannon, James Smith and William Lively.
Honorary pallbearers are the Elders of New Providence Church and Royce McBeath.
Memorials are suggested to the Presbyterian Child Welfare Agency or to Buckhorn Children's Foundation, One Buckhorn Lane, Buckhorn, Ky. 41721-9989.

Jessie Pendleton
LANCASTER - Services for Jessie ``Jack'' Pendleton, 81, of Pine Hill Drive, will be held 1 p.m. Tuesday at Ramsey Funeral Home by the Rev. Zora Oliver. Burial will be in Lancaster Cemetery.
He died Saturday at Garrard County Memorial Hospital.
Born May 5, 1915, in Garrard County, he was a son of the late Clarence and Ida Logan Pendleton. He was a retired farmer, a member of Freedom Baptist Church and the widower of Frances Belle Burrus Pendleton.
Survivors include two nieces, Pat Burrus McConnell of Louisville and Ginger Burrus of Denver, Colo.
Pallbearers will be Norman Oliver, Ralph Clark, James Earl Ross, Ed Roark, Carlisle Stone and Bobby Prewitt.
Visitation is 5-8 p.m. today.

Donie A. Prewitt
LANCASTER - Services for Donie Anderson Prewitt, 66, of 101 Marksbury Ave., will be held 2 p.m. Monday by the Revs. Daryl Hodge, Timothy Boschem and Edwin Lainhart, at Spurlin Funeral Home.
She died Friday at Central Baptist Hospital, Lexington. 


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