Obituaries Oct. 26, 1997
HARRODSBURG - Eva Carlson, 69, of Beaumont Avenue, died Wednesday at
Born Aug. 25, 1928, in Aurora, Ill., she was a daughter of the late
George and Elizabeth Link Thon. She was a retired thoroughbred horse farm
owner and a member of the Church of Christ, Scientist. She was a graduate
of the University of New Mexico.
Services will be 7:30 p.m. Monday at Ransdall Funeral Chapel by Gary
Memorials are suggested to Heritage Hospice.
There will be no visitation.
Tommy L. Mason Sr.
STANFORD - Tommy L. Mason Sr., 62, of Neals Creek Road, died Friday
Born May 29, 1935, in Lincoln County, he was a son of the late Jesse
and Ida Keeling Mason. He was a retired shipping and receiving employee
at Matsushita in Danville, and a member of Fairview Baptist Church.
Survivors include his wife, Florence Hazlett Mason; a son, Tommy Lee
Mason Jr. of Stanford; a brother, Jack Harrison Mason of Morrow, Ohio;
two sisters, Dean Mason Brockman of Fairfield, Ohio, and Norine Mason Harper
of Lake Wales, Fla.; two grandchildren; and two great-grandchildren.
Services are 2 p.m. today at Fox Funeral Home by Gary King. Burial
will be in Buffalo Springs Cemetery.
Pallbearers are Tim Lake, Billy Jack Hazlett, Don Houp II, Warren VonGruenigen
Jr., Lonnie Allen, and Tony Hazlett. Honorary pallbearers are David Campbell,
Ernie Coulter, Jim Lane, Otto Terry, Jack Hazlett, and Albert Bastin.
Memorials may be made to Heritage Hospice.
LANCASTER - Larry Shell, 50, of Paint Lick, died Friday at the University
of Kentucky Chandler Medical Center.
Born Sept. 8, 1947, in Richmond, he was a son of Ganoll Worley Shell
and the late Gus Shell. He was a farmer and served in the National Guard
Survivors include his wife, Judy Anglin Shell; a daughter, Emily Shell
of Richmond; two sons, Allen Shell of Richmond and Bradley Shell of Paint
Lick; two stepdaughters, Michelle Adams of Berea and Jennifer Rachel Bryant
of Paint Lick; four foster children, Shannon Short, Jason Short, Crystal
Short and Medeana Short, all of Paint Lick; a sister, Barbara Ann Pippin
of Louisville; a brother, Bruce Shell of Berea; and a granddaughter.
Services will be held 1 p.m. Monday at Ramsey Funeral Chapel. Burial
will be in the Rolling Hills-Shell Family Cemetery.
Pallbearers will be Dale Carter, Gary Shell, Rocky Anglin, Michael
Noe, Joshua Anglin, Mason Anglin and Bradley Shell.
Honorary pallbearers will be M.L. Noe, Bobby Witt, A.J. Johnson, Larry
Smith, Buddy Brummett and Hulen Brummett.
Visitation is 5-9 p.m. today.
Mary L.F. Sims
LEXINGTON - Mary Laverne French Sims, 74, of Chimney Rock Road, died
Thursday at home.
Born March 22, 1923, in Boyle County, she was a daughter of the late
Clifton Rhodes and Mary Alice Smith French. She was the retired owner and
operator of Sim's Liquor Dispensary in Lexington. She was the widow of
Edwin R. Sims.
Survivors include four daughters, Dianna Sims Rose, Mary Sims Woodard
and Ricky Sims Fister, all of Harrodsburg, and Jacqueline Mills Murphy
of Lexington; a brother, Morgan French of Radcliffe; a sister, Virginia
French Murphy of Harrodsburg; nine grandchildren; and three great-grandchildren.
Services will be private. Memorials may be made to Heritage Hospice.
W.R. Milward Mortuary-Southland, is in charge of arrangements.
Ralph I. Youmans
HARRODSBURG - Ralph I. Youmans, 73, of Runyon Road, died Friday at
Ephraim McDowell Regional Medical Center.
Born Sept. 12, 1924, in Mercer County, he was a son of Katherine Isham
Youmans of Lexington and the late Ralph Emerson Youmans. He was a tobacco
buyer and government grader. He was a member of the Harrodsburg United
Methodist Church and the Mercer Masonic Lodge #777 F&AM, and the Oleika
Shrine Temple. He was an Army veteran of World War II.
Additional survivors include his wife, Marie Baker Youmans.
Services will be held 11 a.m. Monday at the Ransdall Funeral Chapel
by Rob Harbison. Burial will be in Spring Hill Cemetery.
Visitation is 5-8 p.m. Sunday.
Memorials may be made to the American Cancer Society or Heritage Hospice.
Earl H. Matheny
STANFORD - Graveside services for Earl Harris Matheny, 51, of East
Main Street, are 2 p.m. today at Buffalo Springs Cemetery by the Rev. Jo
He died Thursday at home.
Born July 5, 1946, in Fayette County, he was a son of Samuel Ferdinand
and Elsie Coleman Matheny. He was a farmer and personal investor, and a
member of Harris Memorial United Methodist Church. He was a graduate of
Stanford High School and Campbellsville College.
Additional survivors include a brother, Dr. Samuel Coleman Matheny
of Lexington; two sisters, Rebecca Riley of Lexington and Mary Frances
Gray of Hendersonville, Tenn.
Memorials may be made to the Lincoln County Educational Fund Inc.,
P.O. Box 423, Stanford, Ky., 40484.
Fox Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.
Obituaries Oct. 27, 1997
PERRYVILLE - Russell Powell, 74, of Battlefield Road, died Saturday
at University of Kentucky Chandler Medical Center.
Born April 28, 1923, in Mercer County, he was a son of the late Ladd
and Lettie Best Powell. He was a retired employee of Boyle County Stockyards,
a retired farmer and a former employee of Burley Tobacco Warehouse, Danville.
He was a member of Antioch United Methodist Church and was a Kentucky Colonel.
Survivors include his wife, Frances Russell Powell; two daughters,
Sharon Lynn Cocanougher of Danville and Lana Dae Powell of Perryville;
and a grandchild.
Services will be 11 a.m. Tuesday at Wilder Funeral Home by the Revs.
J.H. Burns and Mark Atherton. Burial will be in Peters Cemetery, Mackville.
Visitation is 4-9 p.m. today.
Memorials may go to Antioch Methodist Church.
Flossie L. Bryant
LIBERTY - Flossie Luttrell Bryant, 88, of Russell Springs, formerly
of Casey County, died Saturday in Louisville.
Born July 27, 1909, in Casey County, she was a was a daughter of the
late John and Emma Southerland Luttrell. She was a homemaker, a member
of Russell Springs Christian Church, and the widow of Palmer Bryant.
Survivors include three sons, Lloyd Bryant of Tennessee, Ronald Bryant
of Illinois, and David Bryant of Georgia; four daughters, Shirley Buraski
of Georgia, Wanda Lagasca, Brenda Venaas and Freda Poe, all of Illinois;
three brothers, Arnold Luttrell of Liberty, Cecil and Owen Luttrell, both
of Russell Springs; two sisters, Ruby Barnett of Liberty and Bonnie Whittle
of Russell Springs; 13 grandchildren; and eight great-grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by a daughter, Donna Lane.
Services will be 10 a.m. Tuesday at Antioch Christian Church by the
Rev. Carroll Egnew. Burial will be in Antioch Cemetery.
Visitation is 6-9 p.m. today at McKinney-Brown Funeral Home.
HARRODSBURG - Rose Gritton, 77, of North College Street, died Saturday
at James B. Haggin Memorial Hospital.
Born Dec. 1, 1919, in Anderson County, she was a daughter of the late
Irvin and Ada Smithey Utterback. She was a homemaker, a member of Hopewell
Baptist Church and the widow of J.B. Gritton.
Survivors include a daughter, Linda Hockensmith of Harrodsburg; two
brothers, John Utterback of Florida and Bill Utterback of Pennsylvania;
two sisters, Louise Majyars of Lexington and Agnes Davenport of Pennsylvania;
two grandchildren; three great-grandchildren; and a step great-grandchild.
Services will be 2 p.m. Tuesday at Ransdell Funeral Chapel by the Rev.
Joe Vest. Burial will be in Spring Hill Cemetery.
Pallbearers will be Scott Phillips, Gary Ellis, David Drury, Marvin
Lawson, David Whitenack and Reed Arnett.
Visitation is after 5 p.m. today.
Memorials may go to American Cancer Society or Kidney Foundation.
Donald B. Morgan
HARRODSBURG - Donald Bradford Morgan, 58, of Poplar Street, died Sunday
at Veterans Administration Medical Center, Lexington, after a long illness.
Born August 29, 1939, in Enid, Okla., he was a son of Joyce B. Morgan
of Carrollton, Texas, and the late Marvin Morgan. He was a sheet metal
worker and a member of Southside Christian Church. He served in the Navy
and was a member of American Legion.
Survivors include his wife, Ann Shenault Morgan; two half brothers,
Roger and Kenneth Pittman, both of California.
A memorial service will be 7 p.m. Wednesday at Southside Christian
Church by the Rev. Gary Powell.
Visitation is 6-8 p.m. Tuesday at Ransdell Funeral Chapel.
LANCASTER - Bernice Scott, 96, of Danville Street, died Saturday at
Baptist Home East, Louisville.
Born March 28, 1901, in Mercer County, she was a daughter of the late
J. Harlan and Orpah Burks Smith. She was a homemaker, a member of Lancaster
Baptist Church and a widow of the late William P. Scott.
Survivors include a daughter-in-law, Jane R. Scott of Newport News,
Va.; and four grandchildren. She was preceded in death by a son, William
Services will be 1 p.m. Wednesday at Ramsey Funeral Home by the Rev.
Bob Rush. Burial will be in Lancaster Cemetery.
Visitation is 9 a.m. Wednesday until time of service.
LANCASTER - Services for Larry Shell, 50, of Paint Lick, were scheduled
for 1 p.m. today at Ramsey Funeral Chapel by the Rev. Jess Whittamore.
Burial will be in the Rolling Hills-Shell Family Cemetery.
He was a son of Ganell Worley Shell of Lexington and the late Gus Shell.
He died Friday at the University of Kentucky Chandler Medical Center.
Obituaries Oct. 28, 1997
Cecil ``Duli'' Wallace
Cecil Dulin Wallace, 84, of Cambus-Kenneth Farm, died there Sunday.
Born Nov. 29, 1912, at the farm in Boyle County, she was a daughter
of the late Robert Smith and Jean Cecil Dulin. She owned and operated Cambus-Kenneth
Farm and thoroughbred operation. She was the widow of Joe A. Wallace, a
member of Trinity Episcopal Church, attended Centre College and was a graduate
of Mount Holyoke College in Massachusetts.
He was a member of National Society of Colonial Dames, Daughters of
the American Revolution, Garden Club of Danville, Keeneland Association,
Heart of Danville, National Society for Arts and Letters, Danville-Boyle
County Historical Society, and Perryville Battlefield Preservation Association.
In 1993 she was given Lay Person of the Year Award from Kentucky Medical
Association. She was appointed to the first Perryville Battlefield Commission
and was awarded the Ida Mae Willis Award for Beautification.
Survivors include two cousins, Sarah Cecil Perry of Lexington, and
E. Guy Brownfield Jr. of Madisonville.
Services will be private.
Memorials may go to Heritage Hospice, Danville-Boyle County Historical
Society, Perryville Battlefield Preservation Association or National Trust
for Historic Preservation.
Stith Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.
LIBERTY - Marshall Combs, 58, of Cincinnati, Ohio, formerly of Casey
County, died Saturday in Cincinnati.
Born Feb. 9, 1939, in Casey County, he was a son of the late Eddie
and Rosie Pendleton Combs.
Survivors include his wife, Theresa Davis Combs; four sons, Phil, Marc,
Rodney and Eric Combs; three sisters, Nettie Daugherty, Mamie West and
Nellie Bacot; and nine grandchildren.
Services will be noon Wednesday at McKinney-Brown Funeral Home by the
Rev. Jim Tharpe. Burial will be in Salem Cemetery.
Visitation is 4:30-9 p.m. today.
James R. Johnson
LEXINGTON - James Russell Johnson, 62, of Charles Ave., died Monday
Born in Jessamine County, he was a son of Queen Victoria Harris and
the late Charles D. Johnson. He was a member of Cedar Top Baptist Church
Other survivors include a daughter, Mary E. Johnson; five sisters,
Ann Johnson, Mary Griffin, Emma Patton, Hattie Claybrooks and Edith Miller;
and four grandchildren.
Services were 7 p.m. Monday at O.L. Hughes & Sons Mortuary, Lexington,
with burial in Cove Haven Cemetery.
PERRYVILLE - Services for Russell Powell, 74, of Battlefield Road,
were scheduled for 11 a.m. today at Wilder Funeral Home by the Revs. J.H.
Burns and Mark Atherton. Burial was in Peters Cemetery, Mackville.
He died Saturday at University of Kentucky Chandler Medical Center.
Pallbearers are William Powell, Joe Hundley, David Gibson, Glen Best,
Milton Wheeler and Steve McIntosh.
Honorary pallbearers are Charles Bradley, Oren Key, Jack Key, Marvin
Best, Garnett Gibson, Marvin Gibson, Bobby Bottom and Leon Bottom.
Memorials may go to Antioch Methodist Church.
LIBERTY - Services for Peggye Morgan, 67, of Lexington, will be 1 p.m.
Wednesday at Liberty United Methodist Church by the Rev. Don Barnett. Burial
will be in Glenwood Cemetery.
She died Sunday at Columbia Hospital.
Born July 4, 1930, in Liberty, she was a daughter of Emma Wesley Morgan
of Liberty and the late Delbert Morgan. She was an apartment owner and
homemaker, and a member of Liberty United Methodist Church.
Other survivors include two brothers, D.W. Morgan of Liberty and Marcus
Morgan of Hot Springs Village, Ark.; two sisters, Marion Foley of Cincinnati,
Ohio, and Flora Bentley of Harrodsburg.
Pallbearers will be Larry, Marc Steven, Todd, and Jamie Morgan, Joe
Bentley and Terry Teague.
Honorary pallbearers are Ray Overstreet, Humphrey Elliott, Norman Davis,
Howard Haggard, Leonard Wilkerson, Johnnie Beard Jr. and Bill Hansford.
Visitation is after 6 p.m. today at Bartle Funeral Home.
Harold L. Morris
STANFORD - Services for Harold Lee Morris, 67, of Logan Avenue, will
be 2 p.m. Wednesday at Fox Funeral Home by the Rev. Paul Bastin. Burial
will be in Lancaster Cemetery.
He died Sunday at Rockcastle County Hospital.
Born Sept. 27, 1930, in Lincoln County, he was a son of the late Hugh
and Flora Jones Morris. He was a member of First Church of God.
Survivors include a brother, Wendell Morris of Danville.
Pallbearers will be Jeff and Scott Morris, Greg and Kenny Kidd, Dohn
Deatherage and Harry Goggin.
Honorary pallbearers are Ronnie and Robert Jones, Henry Smith, Bruce
Morris, Paul Rankin, Leroy Petrey and Bryan Cooper.
Visitation is 5-8 p.m. today.
Memorials may go to First Church of God.
LANCASTER - Services for Bernice Scott, 96, of Danville Street, will
be 1 p.m. Wednesday at Ramsey Funeral Home by the Rev. Bob Rush. Burial
will be in Lancaster Cemetery.
She died Saturday at Baptist Home East, Louisville.
Pallbearers will be Thomas, Timothy and Mark Scott, Bill Galloway,
Andrew Payton and David Layton.
Visitation is 9 a.m. Wednesday until time of service.
Obituaries Oct. 30, 1997
Louis P. Raitiere
Louis Pierre Raitiere, 90, of Gose Pike, Danville, died Wednesday at
Born March 29, 1907, in France, he was a son of the late Louis Prosper
and Mary Ann Breheret Raitiere. He was an optical physicist, instrumental
in developing the concept of motion pictures.
Survived by two sons, Martin Raitiere of Portland, Ore., and Dr. Colin
Raitiere of Danville; and five grandchildren.
Services will be private.
Memorials may go to Heritage Hospice.
Wilder Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.
Katherine B. Weissinger
Katherine Pettit Burnett Weissinger, 58, formerly of Lexington and
Louisville, died Wednesday at Danville Center for Health and Rehabilitation.
Born July 12, 1939, in Paris, she was a daughter of the late Elmer
A. and Georgia A. Burnett. She was executive secretary for an actuarial
firm and a member of First Presbyterian Church. She attended University
of Kentucky and was a member of Alpha Delta Phi Sorority.
Survivors include her husband, Rudolf ``Rudy'' Lee Weissinger; a son,
Stephen R. Weissinger of Louisville; a daughter, Melissa L. Weissinger
of Danville; a brother, Thomas Burnett of Lexington; and a sister, Pat
Gish of Whitesburg.
She was preceded in death by a son, Philip Matthew Weissinger.
Graveside services will be 2:30 p.m. Friday at Hillcrest Cemetery,
Visitation will be 10 a.m.-noon Friday.
Memorials may go to American Cancer Society.
Sadie P. Moore
LANCASTER - Sadie Prewitt Moore, 89, of Davis Avenue, died Wednesday
Born Dec. 30, 1907, in Garrard County, she was a daughter of the late
Nathan and Ida Taylor Prewitt. She was a retired teacher having taught
in the Garrard County school system for 43 years. She taught at Buckeye,
Beech Grove and West Point Schools. She was a member of Freedom Baptist
Church, Retired Teachers Association and Owens Chapel Homemakers Club.
She was the widow of Ted Moore.
Survivors include a son, Wendell Moore of Richmond; a sister, Ruby
Prather of Madison, Ind.; four grandchildren; and six great-grandchildren.
Services will be 1 p.m. Friday at Ramsey Funeral Home by the Rev. Ralph
Shepperson. Burial will be in Lancaster Cemetery.
Pallbearers will be Wade Moore, Douglas Moore, Eric Saylor, Hurley
Hume, Ralph Sebastian and Willie Prather.
Honorary pallbearers are members of Owens Chapel Homemakers Club, Loyd
Sebastian, Bobby Prewitt, Roberta Hume, Yoshiko Sebastian, Freda Johnson
and Alice Ray.
Visitation is 4-9 p.m. today.
Memorials may go to Heritage Hospice, PO Box 1213, Danville, 40422.
Leona G. Whitis
SCIENCE HILL - Leona Mabel Griffin Whitis, 74, of Eubank, died Tuesday
at Columbia Lake Cumberland Regional Hospital, Somerset, after a long illness.
Born June 7, 1923, in Estesburg, she was a daughter of the late Retna
Marie Todd and Mitchell Griffin. She was a homemaker and a member of McKinney
Baptist Church. She was the widow of William Russell.
Survivors include a son, Ronald R. Whitis of Eubank; two daughters,
Diana M. Strunk and Karen C. Whitis, both of Eubank; three sisters, June
Roberts of Cleveland, Ohio, Lodema Nevels of Somerset, and Wilma Kelly
of Richmond; eight brothers, V.J. Griffin of Tallmadge, Ohio, Blaine Griffin
of Eubank, Vaudie, Verlon and Bernard Griffin, all of Stanford, Leroy Griffin
of Lexington, and Elroy and Dean Griffin, both of McKinney; two grandchildren;
and a great-grandchild.
Services will be 3 p.m. Friday at Morris and Hislope Funeral Home by
the Rev. Ronald Wesley. Burial will be in McKinney Cemetery.
Visitation is after 6 p.m. today.
Harry P. Ransdell
HARRODSBURG - Services for Harry Patterson Ransdell Sr., 82, of Salvisa,
will be 3 p.m. Friday, at Ransdell Funeral Chapel by the Rev. James Hensley.
Burial will be in Spring Hill Cemetery.
He died Wednesday at Haggin Memorial Hospital.
Born May 28, 1915 in Mercer County, he was a son of the late Claude
E. and Mattie Patterson Ransdell. He was the widower of Marie Adalin Cloyd
Ransdell. He was a retired farmer and member of the Kirkwood Baptist Church.
Survivors include a son, Harry ``Pat'' Ransdell, Jr. of Salvisa; a
daughter, Mary Ann Fegley of Nicholasville; three brothers, Willie H. Ransdell
of Kirkwood, Garnett Ransdell of Harrodsburg, and Clyde E. Ransdell of
Louisville; five grandchildren; and a great-grandchild.
Pallbearers will be Jeff and Wayne Sewell, Todd, Franklin and Randy
Ransdell and Jesse Thomas. Honorary bearers will be Lawrence Martin, Curtis
Currens and Randall Robinson.
Visitation will be 4-8 p.m. today at Ransdell Funeral Chapel.
Memorials are suggested to the Salvisa Baptist Church.
Obituaries Oct. 31, 1997
Ryan Klimke, 17, of Highfield Road, died in an automobile crash Wednesday
night in Indian Hills subdivision.
Born May 31, 1980, in Danville, he was the son of Werner and Connie
Klimke. He was a senior at Danville High School and an employee of Fazoli's.
He belonged to SS. Peter and Paul Catholic Church. His hobbies included
hiking, canoeing, spelunking and rock climbing.
Survivors also include a sister, Anne Klimke of Danville; and grandparents,
Sylvester and Leona Hauck of Waterloo, Ontario, Canada.
The funeral will be 11 a.m. Monday at SS. Peter and Paul Catholic Church
with the Rev. Paul Prabell officiating. Burial will be in Bellevue Cemetery.
Visitation is after 5 p.m. and a prayer service will be at 7:30 p.m.
Sunday at the funeral home.
Joseph ``Joey'' Anthony Knies, 17, of Baughman Avenue, died Wednesday
in an automobile crash Wednesday night in Indian Hills subdivision.
Born April 14, 1980, in Glasgow, he was a son of Randy and Summer Knies
and Amy and Bob Day, all of Danville. He was an employee of Subway restaurant
and belonged to Cornerstone Assembly of God Church. He attended Danville
schools and plays the guitar. He loved music, and had an interest in computers,
hiking and poetry. He planned to study computers next year.
Additional survivors are two brothers, Jeremy Alan Knies and Joshua
Aaron Knies, both of Danville; two stepbrothers, Bobby Day of Fayetteville,
N.C., and Justin Henderson of Lancaster; one stepsister, Nicole Day of
Charlotte, N.C.; and grandparents, Donald Cook of Stuart, Fla., Cletus
Knies of Hobart, Ind., Miriam Day of Lexington, Maggie Perelli of Crystal
Beach, Texas, Russell West of Pennsylvania; and a step great-grandmother,
Lucy West of Lancaster.
The funeral will be 2 p.m. Sunday at Cornerstone Assembly of God Church
by the Rev. Tom Lane. Burial will be in Danville Memorial Garden.
Visitation is after 2 p.m. Saturday at Stith Funeral Home.
The family suggests that memorials go to the Salvation Army.
Mary P. Blaise
HARRODSBURG - Mary Patterson Blaise, 51, of Beaufort, S.C., died Thursday
at Beaufort Memorial Hospital.
Born Oct. 8, 1946, in Harrodsburg, she was the daughter of Mary T.
Farmer Patterson of Beaufort, and the late Charles J. Patterson. She received
a bachelor of arts degree in elementary education from University of the
Americas in Mexico City, Mexico. She received a master of arts degree in
education administration and a doctorate of education in administration
and curriculum development from the University of Alabama.
She taught for 16 years at American School Foundation in Mexico City.
She was professor of education at University of Americas and principal
of Eaton Academy. She was assistant principal of Shell Point Elementary
School, Beaufort, and assistant principal at Shanklin Elementary School.
She was an adjunct professor of education at the University of South Carolina.
She was a member of St. Helena's Episcopal Church, Daughters of the
American Revolution, Association of Supervision Curriculum Development,
and National Association of Elementary School Principals.
Other survivors include a son, Scott Blaise of Hilton Head, S.C.; and
a sister, Melissa P. Sheppard of Beaufort.
Graveside services will be 3 p.m. Monday in Spring Hill Cemetery by
the Rev. William Faupel.
Visitation is 11 a.m.-1 p.m. Monday at McClellen Funeral Home.
Memorials may go to Child Abuse Prevention Association, P.O. Box 531,
Beaufort, S.C. 29901.
Morris W. Cochran
LIBERTY - Morris Wayne Cochran, 49, of Wilson Ridge Road, died Thursday
at Casey County Hospital.
Born July 23, 1948, in Casey County, he was a son of the late Otha
and Alta Wilcher Cochran. He was a gate hauler.
Survivors include his wife, Bonnie Cundiff Cochran; a son, Brian Cochran
of Indianapolis; a daughter, Marcie Cochran of Indianapolis; a stepdaughter,
Michelle Perry of Liberty; two brothers, Lowell and Jerry Cochran, both
of Liberty; three sisters, Mabel Atwood of Michigan, Bernice Atwood and
Maxine Hale, both of Liberty.
Service will be 2 p.m. Sunday at McKinney-Brown Funeral Home by the
Rev. Bearl King. Burial will be in Grace Baptist Cemetery.
Visitation is after noon Saturday.
Gladys S. Drury
HARRODSBURG - Gladys S. Drury, 81, of Finchley Road, Middletown, died
Thursday in Louisville.
Born Feb. 9, 1916, in Mercer County, she was a daughter of the late
Burlow and Elizabeth Cosby Sanders. She was a retired sales person for
Bacon's Department Store, a member of Middletown Methodist Church and the
widow of Marshall H. Drury.
Survivors include a son, Jerry D. Drury of Pee Wee Valley; a sister,
Brunette Brown of Milwaukee, Wis.; and a grandchild.
Services will be 11 a.m. Monday at Ransdell Funeral Chapel by the Rev.
Mark Girard. Burial will be in Spring Hill Cemetery.
Visitation 5-8 p.m. Saturday and 4-7 p.m. Sunday.
Memorials may go to Alzheimers Association.
HARRODSBURG - Services for Lucy Durham, 82, of North College St., will
be 2 p.m. Sunday at Ransdell Funeral Chapel by the Rev. Arnold Moon. Burial
will be in Spring Hill Cemetery.
She died Wednesday in Louisville.
Born Feb. 10, 1915, in Washington County, she was a daughter of the
late James W. and Emma Stuart Claybrook Holderman. She was a retired seamstress
for Cricketeer, a member of Bruners Chapel Baptist Church and the widow
of Owen Woodrow Durham.
Survivors include two sons, Charles O. Durham II of Brownville, Texas,
and Robert T. Durham of Birmingham, Ala.; a brother, Robert Holderman;
four sisters, Helen Hall, Gin Duncan and Dale Robinson, all of Louisville,
and Pat Sallee of Lexington; three grandchildren: and four great-grandchildren.
Pallbearers will be family members.
Visitation is after 5 p.m. Saturday.
Memorials may go to American Diabetes Association.
Luella S. Powell
Services for Luella Otilla Stenger Powell, 77, Harmon Heights, Stanford,
will be 10 a.m. Saturday at Stith Funeral Home by the Rev. Dale Denton.
Burial will be in Bellevue Cemetery.
She died Thursday at Stanford House.
Born May 16, 1920, in Franklin County, she was a daughter of the late
George and Emma Warner Stenger. She was a homemaker and widow of Morris
F. ``Dink'' Powell. She was a Catholic.
Survivors are son George Powell of Danville; one grandson; and four
sisters, Norma Bischoff of Southgate, Ind., Esther Schatzle of Middletown,
Ohio, and Gertrude Korner and Loverna Wilhelm, both of Harrison, Ohio.
Pallbearers will be David Pleasants, C.J. Lane, Bill Wood, Paul Campbell,
Gary Pleasants and David Davis.
Visitation is after 5 p.m. today.
Graveside services for Katherine Pettit Burnett Weissinger, 58, formerly
of Lexington and Louisville, were scheduled at 2:30 p.m. today at Hillcrest
Cemetery in Lexington. The Rev. Tom Farmer will officiate.
She died Wednesday at Danville Center for Health and Rehabilitation.
Memorials may go to the American Cancer Society or Heritage Hospice.
Stith Funeral Home had charge of funeral arrangements.