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Obituaries April 9, 1997

Ruby E. Cook
LIBERTY - Ruby Ellen Cook, 70, Moreland, formerly of Liberty, died Tuesday at Ephraim McDowell Regional Medical Center.
Born Feb. 25, 1927, in Garrard County, she was a daughter of the late Walter and Nannie Lane Redford. She was a homemaker and a member of Walnut Hill Baptist Church.
Survivors include her husband, Alfred Cook; four sons, Glenn Cook of Sandusky, Ohio, Alfred L. Cook of Indian Mound, Tenn., Tom Cook of Hustonville, and Ronald Cook of Liberty; six daughters, Fredia Traylor, Patricia Cheatham, Teresa Beal and Susan Sagracy, all of Liberty, Beverly Pannell of Bellview Ohio, and Esthrine Harris of Corbin; a brother, Harvey Redford of Liberty, a sister, Lilly Davis of Indiana; 32 grandchildren and 28 great-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by a son, Lee Cook.
Services will be 11 a.m. Thursday at McKinney-Brown Funeral Home by the Rev. Clifton Cowan. Burial will be in Fair Cemetery.
Visitation is after 5:30 p.m. today.

Virgie L. Johns
LEXINGTON - Virgie Lakes Johns, 66, Lexington, died Monday at Hospice Care Center.
Born in Jackson County, she was a daughter of the late Clarence and Alice Gabbard Lakes. She was a former Coach House employee and a member of Southland Christian Church.
Survivors include two sons, Leroy Abrams of Danville and Jerry Abrams of Williamsburg, Mass.; three daughters, Angie Howard and Sondra Horning, both of Lexington, and Brenda Willoughby of Danville; 10 grandchildren and two great-grandchildren.
Services will be 1 p.m. Thursday at Southland Christian Church. Burial will be in Maple Grove Cemetery, Nicholasville.
Pallbearers will be Mark Willoughby, Scott Willoughby, Chris Horning, Chuck Horning, Charles Horning and Matthew Howard.
Visitation is 6-9 p.m. today at Kerr Brothers Funeral Home.

Paul T. Perry
LAWRENCEBURG - Paul Thomas ``P.T.'' Perry, Waddy, died Monday at home of an apparent heart attack.
Born in Anderson County, he was a son of the late J.B. and Lillie Young Perry. He was a retired employee of Anderson County school system and played baseball for the Boston Red Sox for several years. He was also employed by the Half-Way House for many years. He was a member of Pigeon Fork Baptist Church and was an Army veteran of World War II.
Survivors include his wife, Lela Powers Perry, two daughters, Cindy Perry of Lancaster, and Paula Mitchell of Waddy; a brother, Herman Perry of Baghdad; and a granddaughter.
Services are scheduled for 1 p.m. today at Gash Memorial Chapel by the Rev. Harold Mauney. Burial will be in Pigeon Fork Cemetery.
Pallbearers will be Charles Thomas, Houston Perry, Doyle Glass, Ike Wingate, Billy West and Bobby Lacefield.
Honorary pallbearers are Chip Perry, Steve Mitchell, Billy McGee, Caldwell Easley, Jeff Young and Conrad Gutermuth Sr.

Ewell N. Rogers
LIBERTY - Ewell N. Rogers, 66, Franklin, Ind., died Sunday in Franklin.
Born Feb. 7, 1931, in Casey County, he was a son of the late Louis and Elsie Emerson Rogers. He was a retired employee of Arvin Industries in Franklin.
Survivors include his wife, Lena Williamson Rogers; two daughters, Teresa Vinson of Shelbyville, Ind., and Debra Johnson of Franklin; three sons, Buell and Randy Rogers, both of Franklin, and Jimmy Rogers of Trafalgar, Ind.; two stepdaughters, Shirlene Thompson of Liberty and Yvonne Houghton of Naples, Fla.; two brothers, Alton and Glen Rogers, both of Trafalgar; 16 grandchildren and six step grandchildren.
Services will be 3 p.m. today at McKinney-Brown Funeral Home. Burial will be in Whited Cemetery.
Visitation is prior to service today.

Gary K. Acree
Services for Gary Kenneth Acree Sr., 48, O'Hara Drive, will be 11 a.m. Thursday at Danville Church of Christ by Steve Wolfgang, Scott Visfquain and Bob Branstetter. Burial will be in Bellevue Cemetery.
He died Monday at St. Joseph Hospital, Lexington.
Born April 21, 1948 in Chicago, Ill., he was a son of the late Thurston and Olene Kinnaird Acree. He was a deacon and member of Danville Church of Christ. He was a partner of Durham and Demaree Insurance Agency, a past treasurer of Boyle County Republican Party Election Committee, and former vice president and treasurer of Heritage Hospice. He is a Metcalfe County High School and Western Kentucky University graduate.
Survivors include his wife, Angie Collins Acree; a daughter, Leslie Birdwhistell of Bowling Green; two sons, Ken Acree of Moreland and Brent H. Acree of Danville; a brother, Ray Acree of Riverside, Calif.; a sister, Ruth Wallace of LeMont, Ill.; and an aunt who raised him, Hattie Brock of Edmonton; and two grandsons.
Pallbearers will be Joe Gerlach, Bobby Newby, Tom Cummins, Steve Lee, Earl Adams and Cecil Ellis Jr.
Visitation is after 4 p.m. today at Stith Funeral Home.
Memorials may go to American Heart Association.

Gloud Byrd Jr.
STANFORD - Services for Gloud ``Junior'' Byrd Jr., 68, Sherwood Drive, will be 2 p.m. Thursday at Fox Funeral Home by the Rev. Russell Puckett. Burial will be in Danville Memorial Gardens.
He died Monday at Ephraim McDowell Regional Medical Center.
Born August 8, 1928, in Paris, he was a son of the late Gloud and Cora Phillips Byrd. He was a retired truck driver and a member of Fellowship Holiness Church, Nicholasville.
Survivors include his wife, La Verne Vaught Byrd; two sons, Gary Byrd of Danville and J.P. Byrd of Stanford; a daughter, Donna Byrd of Danville; a brother, Robert Brummett of Stanford; six sisters, Dorothy Boyd, Ruby Lawson, Lucille Sullivan and Betty Sanchez, all of Indianapolis, Ind.; Carolyn Hale and Johnetta Sizemore, both of Stanford; two grandchildren and two great-grandchildren.
Pallbearers will be Charles and Eugene Adams, Charles, Chris and James Vaught and Dan Justus.
Visitation is 5-9 p.m. today.

Ova Alice Russell
MORELAND - Services for Ova Alice Russell, 62, Moreland, will be 2 p.m. Thursday at W.L. Pruitt Funeral Home by the Rev. Dale Denton. Burial will be in Hustonville Cemetery.
She died Monday at University of Kentucky Chandler Medical Center, Lexington.
Born August 31, 1934, in Casey County, she was a daughter of the late W.A. and Mary Lou Adams Russell.
Survivors include two brothers, W.A. Russell Jr. of Waynesburg and Hoover Russell of Cincinnati, Ohio; two sisters, Lilian Jones of Moreland and Alberta Pruitt of Hot Springs, Ark.
Visitation is after 4 p.m. today. 

Obituaries April 10, 1997

Talmadge R. Derringer
LIBERTY - Talmadge Russell Derringer, 67, Junction City, died there Tuesday.
Born June 2, 1929, in Casey County, he was a son of the late James and Ida Mae Hewitt Derringer. He was retired from Arvin Industries.
Survivors are his wife, Nettie Marie Derringer; two sons, Talmadge C. Derringer, Campbellsville, and Terry L. Derringer, Danville; three daughters, Patricia Statom of Junction City, Connie Posey of Louisville and Karen Atwood, Liberty; two brothers, Clifton Derringer, Topeka, Kan., and Rod Derringer, Monrovia, Ind.; six sisters, Martha Floy and Geneva Dolch, both of Cincinnati, Dotha Scott of Sacramento, Calif., Gracie Taylor of Whiteland, Ind., Velma Allen of Monrovia and Joyce Atwood, San Diego; and nine grandchildren.
Services will be 11 a.m. Friday at McKinney-Brown Funeral Home by the Rev. Gary Story. Burial will be in Caney Fork Cemetery.
Visitation is 5-8 p.m. today.

Anna S. Boyd
Services for Anna ``Granny'' Shearer Boyd, 79, Vine Grove, formerly of Danville, will be 2 p.m. Friday at Stith Funeral Home by the Rev. Odis Clark. Burial will be in Bellevue Cemetery.
She died Wednesday at Jewish Hospital, Louisville.
Born May 5, 1917, in Hedgeville, she was a daughter of the late Melvin and Sabra Harp Shearer. She was a cook at H and A and Western Steer restaurants, and a member of Indian Hills Christian Church. She was the widow of Marvin Boyd.
Survivors are a son, Marvin Boyd Jr., Brandenburg; two daughters, Janice Dean, Vine Grove, and Wanda Pemberton, Louisville; five brothers, Melvin Shearer Jr. and Glenmore Shearer, both of Lancaster, Harvey Shearer of Camp Verde, Ariz., and Donnie and Douglas Shearer, both of Nicholasville; a sister, Dora Currin, Hethzhibah, Ga.; five grandchildren; and seven great-grandchildren.
Pallbearers will be James Strevels, James Haywald, Rich Drouin and Mack and Jack Hornsby.
Visitation is after 5 p.m. today.

George W. Goins
LANCASTER - Services for George William Goins, 52, Milford, Ohio, will be 2 p.m. Friday at Ramsey Funeral Home by the Rev. Elsworth McCracken. Burial will be in Lancaster Cemetery. A memorial service will be 7 p.m. Monday at First Baptist Church, Goshen, Ohio.
He died Tuesday in Cincinnati.
Born May 30, 1944, in Garrard County, he was a son of the late Henderson and Mandy Hunt Goins. He was a machinist for Wolf Machine Co., Blue Ash, Ohio, and a member of First Baptist Church.
Survivors are his wife, Barbara Caudill Goins; three sons, Mike Goins and Kevin Goins, both of Lakeland, Fla., and Joe Goins, Milford, Ohio; three stepsons, Edward Holtz, Anthony Holtz and Danny Holtz, all of Milford; five brothers, J.P. Goins and Charles Goins, both of Lancaster, Henderson Goins Jr. and Gilbert Goins, both of Danville, and Chester Goins, Veedersburg, Ind.; a sister, Minnie McDaniel, Danville; and seven grandchildren.
Pallbearers will be Edward Holtz, Danny Holtz, Billy Goins, Roy Gilbert, Stuart Goins and David McDaniel.
Visitation is 5-9 p.m. today.

Fred Hancock
LANCASTER - Services for Fred Hancock, 77, Bastin Road, will be 10 a.m. Friday at Ramsey Funeral Home. Burial will be 2 p.m. EDT (1 p.m. CDT) Friday in Dishman Cemetery, Wayne County.
He died Tuesday at Veterans Administration Medical Center, Lexington.
Born Jan. 10, 1920, in Wayne County, he was a son of the late Mort and Florence Dishman Hancock. He was a retired farmer, an Army veteran of World War II and the widower of Sadie Dishman Hancock.
Survivors are five sons, Kenneth, Donald and Roy Hancock, all of Lancaster, and James and Jason Hancock, both of Monticello; two daughters, Dora Robinson, Garrard County, and Lorene Duncan, Whitley City; nine brothers and sisters; 12 grandchildren; and a great-grandchild. He was preceded in death by a son, Wilburn Clyde Hancock.
Visitation is 5-9 p.m. today. 

Obituaries April 11, 1997

Hazel Beasley
LANCASTER - Hazel Beasley, 88, of Paint Lick, died Thursday at Pattie A. Clay Hospital, Richmond.
Born Sept. 23, 1908, in Paint Lick, she was a daughter of the late Middleton Kenton and Laura Estridge Ross. She was a homemaker and a member of Mount Tabor Baptist Church. She was the widow of Ruick Nevel Beasley.
Survivors include two daughters, Kathleen Jenkins of New Tazewell, Tenn., and Elizabeth Carmack of Richmond; a son, George ``Buzz'' Beasley of Paint Lick; a sister, Ruth R. MaHanes of Lexington; and a brother, Middleton K. Ross Jr. of Lexington.
Services will be held 2 p.m. Saturday at Ramsey Funeral Home by the Rev. Bill Forquer. Burial will be in Paint Lick Cemetery.
Pallbearers will be Richard, John and David Jenkins, George and Middleton Carmack and Danny Berry.
Honorary pallbearers are Lucian Starnes, Dudley Hurte, Isaac Barnett, Willie J. Smith, Vernon Hawley and Ronald Rogers.
Visitation is 7-9 p.m. today.

William C. Daniel
LANCASTER - William C. ``Bill'' Daniel, 90, of Elizabethtown, died at Medco Center, Elizabethtown, Thursday.
Born Jan. 5, 1907, in Garrard County, he was a son of the late Joshua and Emma Land Daniel. He was a retired farmer, a member or Lancaster Christian Church and was a Kentucky Colonel. He was the widower of Helen Hopwood Daniel.
Survivors include a daughter, Deborah Pearman of Elizabethtown; two grandchildren; and a great-granddaughter.
Services will be held 11 a.m. Saturday at Ramsey Funeral Home by the Rev. Bryce McCulley. Burial will be in Lancaster Cemetery.
Pallbearers will be John Lee and David Rankin, Lee Wilmot, Bill Cormney, Junior Johnson, Cecil Sanders and Ray Gilpin.
Visitation is 7-9 p.m. today.

Rena I. Overstreet
LIBERTY - Rena Ioda Overstreet, 89, of Ky. 501, Liberty, died Wednesday at Ephraim McDowell Regional Medical Center.
Born March 13, 1908, in Troutdale, Va., she was a daughter of the late William and Elizabeth Bolt Cleary. She was a homemaker and a member of Rheber Church of the Nazarene. She was the widow of Eddie Overstreet.
Survivors include six daughters, Retha Miller of Liberty, Lois Evans of Dunnville, Doris Thomas of Trinity, N.C., Bernice Burke of Columbia, Jewell Coddell of Junction City and Rose Mary Abell of Liberty; two sons, Murel Overstreet of Dunnville and Charles of Ohio; a sister, Laura Mills of Liberty; 29 grandchildren; 48 great-grandchildren; and seven great-great-grandchildren.
Services will be held 2 p.m. Saturday at McKinney-Brown Funeral Home by the Rev. Darrell Pelston. Burial will be in Salem Cemetery.
Pallbearers will be grandsons.
Visitation is after 5 p.m. today.

Dr. Robert S. Sparkman
DALLAS, Texas - Robert S. Sparkman, died March 22.
Born in Brownwood, Texas, he was a son of Ellis and Viola Stanley Sparkman.
Survivors include his wife, Willie Ford Bassett Sparkman; and a sister, Mrs. W.A. Black.
He was a long time member of the Board of Managers of McDowell House, Danville, researched the life of Jane Todd Crawford, McDowell's patient, and wrote many articles about her.
He was chief of the department of surgery at Baylor Hospital 1969-1981, and was in private practice in Dallas 1946-88. He was chief emeritus, surgery department, since 1982; clinical professor of surgery at Southwestern Medical School, and founder and honorary member of the Society of Baylor Surgeons. He was a widely published author and speaker and served in the Army in the Southwest Pacific, attaining the rank of colonel, and received the Bronze Star medal, Distinguished Unit Citation with oakleaf cluster, Invasion Arrowhead and three battle stars.
Burial was in Restland Memorial Park.
Memorials may go to McDowell House, 125 S. Second Street, Danville.

Sadie P. Durham
STANFORD - Services for Sadie Pearl Durham, 65, Powell Street, will be 2 p.m. Saturday at Fox Funeral Home by the Rev. Robert Kiper. Burial will be in Buffalo Springs Cemetery.
She died Wednesday at home.
Born Jan. 31, 1932, in Casey County, she was a daughter of Sue Holt Burchett of Hustonville and the late Sam Burchett. She was a homemaker and the widow of Hollis Ray Durham Sr.
Additional survivors include three sons, Hollis R. Durham II of Kings Mountain, Ronald L. Durham of Stanford, and James T. Durham of Crab Orchard; two daughters, Linda L. Durham and Claudia M. Durham, both of Stanford; three brothers, William R. Burchett of Junction City, James C. Burchett of Hustonville, and Garnett Burchett of Lexington; five sisters, Josie Goins of Danville, Jewell Scott of Brooklyn, Ind., Piney Lane of Mooresville, Ind., Naomi Burchett of Junction City and Pamela Luster of Hustonville; and 10 grandchildren.
Visitation is 6-9 p.m. today.

Virginia Spaur
LIBERTY - Graveside services for Elsie Virginia Spaur, 69, Jane Lew, W.V., will be 10:30 a.m. Saturday at Campbellsville (Ky.) Memorial Gardens by the Rev. Coy Rigney. She died Wednesday in Weston, W.V.
Born Sept. 11, 1927, in Cumberland, Md., she was a retired employee of Louis Glass Factory and a member of Order of the Eastern Star Lodge, Willmington, Ill. She was the widow of James McClain Spaur.
Visitation is 6-9 p.m. today at Bartle Funeral Home. 

Obituaries April 13, 1997

Ralph Hawkins
HARRODSBURG - Ralph Hawkins, 73, of 4377 Cornishville Road, died Friday at the Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Leestown Road, in Lexington.
Born Dec. 9, 1923, in Mercer County, he was the son of the late Marion Bell and Florence Belle Denny Hawkins. He was a retired chef for the state of Kentucky and a U.S. Army veteran. He was a member of the Baptist faith.
Survivors include two brothers, William Lawrence Hawkins of Burgin and Fred T. Hawkins of Mercer County; four sisters, Bernice Clark of Danville, Pauline Hughes of Gilbert, Ariz., Elizabeth Crutchfield of Garrard County and Jean Gullett of Harrodsburg and several nieces and nephews.
Services will be at 10 a.m. Monday at Alexander & Royalty Funeral Home by Paul Readnour. Burial will be in Spring Hill Cemetery.
Pallbearers will be Kevin Gullett, Timothy Gullett, Eric Gullett, Randy Crutchfield, Richard Clark and Ralph Clark Jr.
Honorary pallbearers will be Robert Gullett and Chris Gullett.
Visitation will be 3-6 p.m. today and after 7 a.m. Monday.
Memorials may be made to the charity of one's preference.

Alice F. Palmer
MOORESVILLE, Ind. - Alice F. Palmer, 78, formerly of Paint Lick, died at her residence in Camby, Ind., Tuesday.
Born Nov. 21, 1918, in Paint Lick, she was the daughter of the late John B. and Mattie Frances Arnold Doty. She was a retired inspector for Stewart Warner Corp. where she worked for 22 years. She was an avid gardener and belonged to Camby Community Church. She was the widow of Charles C. Palmer.
Survivors include one son, Charles Wayne Palmer of Honolulu; one brother, John Doty of Paint Lick; two sisters, Ruth Wright of Lancaster and Elizabeth Udaly of Indianapolis; two grandchildren; and two great-grandchildren.
Graveside services will be at 2 p.m. Monday at Lancaster Cemetery by William Morrow.
Visitation will be one hour before the service Monday at the cemetery.

Obituaries April 14, 1997

Ralph W. Carman
MORELAND - Ralph Waldo Carman, 86, Deltona, Fla., formerly of the Moreland area, Saturday in Deltona.
Born Feb. 11, 1911, in Casey County, he was a son of the late Orville and Augusta Waldner Carman. He was a retired Elliott Transportation Company employee and was a member of Deltona Baptist Church where he was a deacon for many years.
Survivors include his wife, Carrie Reid Carman; two daughters, Jean Carman of Cincinnati, Ohio, and Carol Carman of Atlanta, Ga.; two brothers, Dale Carman of Fayetteville, Ohio, and Junior Carman of Beech Grove, Ind.; a sister, Doris Peyton of Hustonville; a grandchild and two great-grandchildren.
Services will be 2 p.m. Wednesday at W.L. Pruitt Funeral Home by the Rev. E.M. Helton. Burial will be in Hustonville Cemetery.
Visitation is noon Wednesday until time of service.

William C. Derry
WAYNESBURG - William Cecil Derry, 79, Tick Ridge Road, died Saturday at Garrard County Memorial Hospital.
Born Sept. 27, 1917, in Anderson County, Tenn., he was a son of the late Roscoe and Bethlelee Cantrell Derry. He was a retired 28-year employee of Southern Railroad, and was a Methodist.
Survivors include his wife, Pauline Esther Brown Derry of Rockford, Ill.; five sons, Frank Derry of Kings Mountain, James Derry of Highland, Jack, Gary and Ronald Derry, all of Rockford; three daughters, Vivian Richmond, Ann Mitchell and Wanda Swardwood, all of Rockford; a sister, Lyon McFalls of Kings Mountain; 24 grandchildren and 33 great-grandchildren.
Services will be 1 p.m. Tuesday at Barnett and Demrow Funeral Home by the Rev. Mike Mullins. Burial will be in Gooch Cemetery.
Pallbearers will be grandchildren.
Visitation is 6-9 p.m. today.

Walter H. Fisher
HARRODSBURG - Walter Hathaway Fisher, 55, Harrodsburg, died Saturday.
Born August 28, 1941, in Cincinnati, Ohio, he was a son of the late William H. and Mary Smith Allen. He was a former employee of Cudahy and Arby's. He was a member of Centennial Baptist Church.
Survivors include two sons, Curtis L. Dunn of Louisville and Walter H. Dunn of Danville; five daughters, Amealia Dunn and Rita A. Dunn, both of Lexington, Bonnie J. Dorman of Anchorage, Ala., Aleshia Dunn of Baltimore, Md., and Alice McClendon of Richmond, Va.; two brothers, Gary Allen of Indiana, and C.J. Best of Louisville; nine sisters, Mary W. Young and Ann Payne, both of Harrodsburg, Terry Allen and Vanessa Allen, both of Louisville, Pinky Young of Danville, Francis Allen of Indianapolis, Carolyn Allen and Nesie Allen, both of Arizona, and Ellanora Best of Louisville; and two grandchildren.
Services will be 1 p.m. Wednesday at Centennial Baptist Church.
Visitation is 11 a.m.-1 p.m. at the church.
Alexander and Royalty Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.

John A. Perkins
HARRODSBURG - John Allen Perkins, 83, Carrollton, died Friday at Carroll County Memorial Hospital.
Born May 11, 1913, in Albany, he was a son of the late Oliver Perry and Juliet Perkins. He was a retired 28-year employee of Kentucky Utilities Company, having served as former district manager in Carrollton and Paris, and with their Economic Development Department. He was a 54-year, 32nd degree Mason, a member of Carrollton Masonic Lodge 134 F&AM, was a past member of Phillip Swigert Lodge 218 F&AM, Fisherville, Oleika Shrine Temple, Lexington, and Scottish Rite Southern Jurisdiction, Louisville. He was also a former member of Carrollton Rotary Club, past president of Shelbyville Chamber of Commerce and Industrial Foundation and Paris Chamber of Commerce, past president of Carroll County Chamber of Commerce, where he was named Businessman of the Year in 1971. He was a member of American Legion, was a recipient of Kentucky Chamber of Commerce Hall of Fame Award, was a World War II Army veteran and a member of Carrollton First Baptist Church.
Survivors include his wife, Alene Tichenor Perkins; a son, Joe Perkins of Harrodsburg; a sister, Mabel Hay of Albany; a grandchild and two great-grandchildren.
Services were held 11 a.m. today in Carrollton. Graveside services are 2:30 p.m. today at Spring Hill Cemetery with military rites by American Legion Post 52.
Memorials may go to Captain John A. Perkins Scholarship Fund, c/o Harrodsburg High School.
Ransdell Funeral Home in charge of local arrangements.

Wallace I. McQueary
HARRODSBURG - Services for Wallace Irene McQueary, 81, Belmont Court, will be 11 a.m. Tuesday at Alexander and Royalty Funeral Home by the Revs. Bobby Logue and Larry Harris. Burial will be in Poplar Hill Cemetery in Casey County.
She died Saturday at Central Baptist Hospital, Lexington.
Born July 26, 1915, in Casey County, she was a daughter of the late Earl and Amanda Carmichal Luster. She was a homemaker and a member of Antioch Methodist Church. She was the widow of Aubrey Clayton McQueary.
Survivors include three sons, George McQueary of Jeffersonville, Ind., Albert McQueary of Junction City, and Aubrey McQueary Jr. of Harrodsburg; five daughters, Audrey Foulk of Jeffersonville, Ind., Pauline Tyler of Mercer County, Diana Heinly of Valley Station, Effie Hamner of Lancaster and Dorothy Schlenker of La Grange; a brother, Jesse Luster; four sisters, Goldia Lopez of Lawrenceburg, Effie Gardner and Dorothy Fields, both of Harrison, Ohio, and Alma Sherrill of Yosemite; 28 grandchildren and several great- and great-great-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by three infant children and a daughter, Deva Marie Bottom.
Pallbearers will be grandsons.
Visitation is 4-9 p.m. today and after 7 a.m. Tuesday.

Obituaries April 15, 1997

Hallie M. Allen
LIBERTY - Hallie Mae Allen, 70, Cincinnati, formerly of Casey County, died Saturday in Cincinnati.
Born August 23, 1926, in Casey County, she was a daughter of the late Marion and Flaudia Wooldridge Wilson. She was a waitress at Country Kitchen in Cincinnati.
Survivors include her husband, Noble Allen Sr.; four sons, Noble Allen Jr., Floyd Allen, Louis Allen and Ronnie Allen; four daughters, Darlene Roy, Marlene Thomas, Brenda Lee, and Denise Allen; nine sisters, Leslie, Laura, Rosie, Lauren, Treva, Verthal, Edna, Norma Jean, and Willow Dean; five brothers, Lucian, Richard, Luther, Cleo and Chester Wilson; 13 grandchildren and 15 great-grandchildren.
Services will be 2 p.m. Wednesday at McKinney-Brown Funeral Home by the Rev. Daryl Coe. Burial will be in Gum Lick Cemetery.
Visitation is noon-2 p.m. Wednesday.

Kermit Morgan
LIBERTY - Kermit Morgan, 83, Valparaiso, Ind., died there Monday.
Born May 1, 1913, in Liberty, he was a son of the late Everet and Della McAninch Morgan. He was a building contractor and owner of Morgan's Furniture Discount.
Survivors include his wife, Lucy Hatter Morgan; a son, Robert Morgan of Valparaiso; a sister, Dessie Murphy of Michigan; two brothers, Kefton Morgan of Liberty and Merl Morgan of Ohio.
Services will be 11 a.m. Friday at Bartle Funeral Home. Burial will be in Glenwood Cemetery.
Visitation is after 9 a.m. Friday.

Ralph W. Carman
MORELAND - Services for Ralph Waldo Carman, 86, Deltona, Fla., formerly of the Moreland area, will be 2 p.m. Wednesday at W.L. Pruitt Funeral Home by the Rev. E.M. Helton. Burial will be in Hustonville Cemetery.
He died Saturday in Deltona.
Visitation is noon Wednesday until time of service.

Walter H. Fisher
HARRODSBURG - Services for Walter Hathaway Fisher, 55, Harrodsburg, will be 1 p.m. Wednesday at Centennial Baptist Church by the Rev. J.D. Short III.
He died Saturday.
Pallbearers will be Kenneth Jones, Alonzo Bottoms, Fred Bottoms, Albert Mitchell, Michael VanDyke and George Fisher.
Visitation is 11 a.m.-1 p.m. Wednesday at the church.
Alexander and Royalty Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.

Christine C. Hixson
MIDDLEBURG - Services for Christine Carman Hixson, 84, Kings Mountain, will be 11 a.m. Thursday at Bartle Funeral Home. Burial will be in Mount Calvary Cemetery.
She died Monday at Fellowship Home, Danville.
Born April 10, 1913, in Casey County, she was a daughter of the late E.V. and Martha Falconberry Carman. She was a homemaker and a member of Mount Calvary Baptist Church.
Survivors include her husband, Mack Jordan Hixson; two sons, Lucian C. Hixson of West Chester, Ohio, and Louis D. Hixson of Sunman, Ind.; a sister, Gustava White Patterson of Yosemite; seven grandchildren and six great-grandchildren.
Visitation is after 6 p.m. Wednesday.
Memorials may go to Hospice of Lake Cumberland or Heritage Hospice.

Charles W. Markham
STANFORD - Services for Charles W. Markham, 86, Lexington, will be 2 p.m. Wednesday at Fox Funeral Home by the Rev. Ernest Martin. Burial will be in Buffalo Springs Cemetery.
He died Monday at Fort Logan Hospital.
Born March 12, 1911, in Birmingham, Ala., he was a son of the late Charles L. and Louise Atkins Markham. He was a former owner and operator of Southern Boy Restaurant in Jackson, Mich., for 27 years, a member of Calvary Baptist Church and he was a Mason. He was the widower of Maxie Carter Markham.
Survivors include a son, Bobby Markham of Michigan; a daughter, Louise Welding of Michigan; a sister, Mildred Breedlove of Union City, Ga.; several grandchildren and great-grandchildren. He was preceded in death by a son, Larry Markham.
Visitation will be 11:30 a.m. Wednesday until time of service.


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