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Obituaries Dec. 26, 1997

Vernie B. Hogue
Vernie B. Hogue, 83, of Goggin Lane, died Thursday at Ephraim McDowell Regional Medical Center, from an apparent heart attack.
Born Jan 19, 1914, in Boyle County, he was a son of the late Fred H. and Minnie M. Miller Hogue. He was co-owner and operator of Hogue Stables for many years. He was a retired farmer and was a jack-of-all-trades. He was a member of Hedgeville Baptist Church.
Survivors include his wife, Frances Rice Hogue; a son, H.L. ``Skip'' Hogue of Danville; two brothers, Earl Hogue and Stanley Hogue, both of Batavia, Ohio; six sisters, Mildred Rothrock and Mary Wise, both of Lexington, Jean Bryant of Danville, Margie Tamme of Crystal River, Fla., Margaret Tyler of Perryville, and Sarah Barrick of New Albany, Ind.; seven grandchildren; and eight great-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by a son, Bennie Hogue.
Services will be 1 p.m. Monday at Stith Funeral Home by the Rev. Bill Hall. Burial will be in Bellevue Cemetery.
Visitation is after 3 p.m. Sunday.
Memorials may go to Hedgeville Baptist Church building fund or Salvation Army.

Jackson Wilson
Jackson Lee Wilson, 74, of Wilmore, formerly of Danville, died Wednesday at Kentucky Veteran Center.
Born April 1, 1923, he was a son of the late John W. and Agnes Gooch Wilson. He was a retired farmer and painter and a World War II Air Force veteran.
Survivors include his wife, Julia Nichols Gaddis Wilson; two sons, James L. Wilson of Harrodsburg and Eugene Wilson of Junction City; a stepson, Ronnie Gaddis of Harrodsburg; a brother, David E. Wilson of Versailles; two sisters, Edith M. Leber and Irene Toadvine, both of Danville; seven grandchildren.
Services will be 11 a.m. Saturday at Preston-Pruitt Funeral Home by the Rev. Donnie Irvin. Burial will be in Bellevue Cemetery.
Visitation is 6-9 p.m. today.

Rosella Amon
LANCASTER - Rosella Amon, 78, of Southway Drive, died Wednesday at Fort Logan Hospital, Stanford.
Born March 25, 1919, in Montgomery County, she was a daughter of the late George and Cora Peters Chadwell. She was a former employee of Garrard Clinic, and Garrard County Memorial Hospital. She was a member of Lancaster Baptist Church and the widow of Robert Lee Amon.
Survivors include a son, Curt Amon of Lancaster; a daughter, Sandra Austin of Lexington; three sisters, Grace Horseman of Lancaster, Gladys Scott of Wilmore, and Martha F. Boeshner of Lexington; two brothers, Corb Chadwell of Lancaster and Paul Chadwell of Somerset; seven grandchildren; and eight grandchildren. She was preceded in death by a son, Johnny Amon.
Services will be 2:30 p.m. Saturday at Ramsey Funeral Home by the Rev. Virgil Horseman. Burial will be in Lancaster Cemetery.
Pallbearers will be Aaron Austin, Don, David, Bobby and Steve Amon.
Visitation is 5-9 p.m. today.

Tommy Chadwell
LIBERTY - Tommy Chadwell, 82, of South Fork Road, died Thursday at Casey County Hospital.
Born June 1, 1915, in Casey County, he was a son of the late William and Rebecca Shell Chadwell. He was a retired farmer and a member of South Fork Baptist Church.
Survivors include two sisters, Ida Price of Russell Springs and Bonnie Tucker of Columbia.
Graveside services will be 1 p.m. Saturday at South Fork Cemetery by the Rev. Clifford Dehart.
Pallbearers will be Delmer Brown, Vallas Elmore, Emmit Asberry, Boyd Hoskin, Glen Luttrell and Lester Wilson.
Visitation is 5-9 p.m. today at McKinney-Brown Funeral Home.

Willie Durham
STANFORD - Willie Durham, 87, of Old Somerset Road, died Wednesday at Danville Center for Health and Rehabilitation.
Born Aug. 14, 1910, in Casey County, he was a son of the late James M. and Ida Wilson Durham. He was a mechanic for Lincoln County Board of Education for 25 years, and a maintenance employee of the Lincoln County courthouse for 15 years. He was a member of Blue Lick Baptist Church and was a Kentucky Colonel.
He was the widower of Verda M. Poppelwell Durham. He was preceded in death by a daughter, Guin Smallwood Brooks.
Survivors include two sons, Robert Durham of Waynesburg and Marion W. Durham of Stanford; and a daughter, Jacquline Foley of Stanford; two brothers, Johnny Durham of Stanford and Clifton Durham of Indianapolis; a sister, Gertrude Brent of Stanford; seven grandchildren; and four great-grandchildren.
Service will be 2 p.m. Sunday at Fox Funeral Home by the Rev. Gary Story.
Burial will be in Buffalo Springs Cemetery.
Pallbearers will be Ray, Bobby, and Chucky Durham, Donald and Kenny Brent and Charles W. Gray.
Visitation is after 6 p.m. Saturday.
Memorials may go to Heritage Hospice.

Alois Johnson
LIBERTY - Alois Alene Johnson, 70, of Ky. 1859, died Wednesday at home after an illness.
Born Dec. 24, 1927, in Casey County, she was a daughter of the late Thomas and Evelyn Burchell Shreve. She was the widow of Lewis Johnson. She had been a nursing assistant at Casey County Hospital and a member of Chestnut Grove Baptist Church.
Survivors include four daughters, Judy A. Somerville of Columbia, Debbie Benedict of Hustonville, Vickie Sanders and Peggy Long, both of Liberty; three sons, Tim Johnson of Liberty, Larry Johnson of Ashland City, Tenn., and Ricky Johnson of Stanton; two brothers, Delmer Shreve of Liberty and Mitchell Shreve of Mansfield; three sisters, Doris Coffman and Martha Shreve, both of Liberty, and Corine Griffith of Franklin, Ind.; 19 grandchildren; 10 great-grandchildren.
Services will be 3 p.m. today at McKinney-Brown Funeral Home by the Rev. Dwight Coffman and Jeff Edwards. Burial will be in Peavey Cemetery.
Visitation began at 11 a.m. today.

Gary D. Prather
A memorial service for Gary Douglas Prather will be 2 p.m. Saturday at Lancaster Cemetery by the Rev. Donald Hatton.
He died Nov. 30 in Australia.
Formerly of Madison County, he was a son of Iva Gregory of Lancaster and the late Ernest Prather. He had lived in Queensland, Australia, for several years.

Edward Russell Jr.
MORELAND - Edward Russell Jr., 72, of Hustonville, died Wednesday at Ephraim McDowell Regional Medical Center.
Born Sept. 17, 1925, in Casey County, she was a son of the late Eddie and Sarah Smith Russell. He was a retired farmer and former owner/operator of Russell Grocery. He was a World War II Navy veteran and a member of Hustonville Baptist Church.
Survivors include his wife, Betty True Russell; two daughters, Donna S. Robertson of Hustonville and Judy A. Melear of Louisville; two brothers, Carl Russell of Hustonville and Johnny Russell of Danville; two sisters, Nancy R. Dakin of Indianapolis, Ind., and Elizabeth Hullett of Burlington; two grandchildren; a great-grandchild; and a stepgrandson.
Services will be 2 p.m. Saturday at W.L. Pruitt Funeral Home by the Revs. Eddie Reynolds and Greg Nimmo. Burial will be in Hustonville Cemetery.
Pallbearers will be Wayne, Mike and Mark Russell, Bo Middleton, Genie Dunn, Jody McCowan and Reed Baierlein.
Visitation is 4-9 p.m. today.
Memorials may go to American Cancer Society.

Audra J. Dishon
WAYNESBURG - Services for Audra Jean Dishon, 89, of Danville, formerly of Waynesburg, will be 2 p.m. Saturday at Pleasant Point Baptist Church by the Revs. Bob Kiper and Bill Hall. Burial will be in Pleasant Point Cemetery.
She died Tuesday at Danville Center for Health and Rehabilitation.
Born Sept. 20, 1908, in San Antonio, Texas, she was a daughter of the late James and Myra Erwin Kuykendall. She was a homemaker, a member of Hedgeville Baptist Church and the widow of Granville Dishon.
Survivors include two sons, James W. Dishon of Reno, Nev., and Delbert W. Dishon of Ocala, Fla.; four daughters, Lucretia A. Brun of Deland, Fla., Jewell D. Harms of Winchester, Janet Kiper of Lancaster and Brenda S. Lair of Danville; two brothers, Buster Kuykendall of Texarkana, Texas, and Claude Kuykendall of Sweetwater, Alabama; 10 grandchildren; and seven great-grandchildren.
Pallbearers will be grandsons and great-grandsons.
Visitation is 5-9 p.m. today at Barnett and Demrow Funeral Home and noon until time of service Saturday at the church.
Memorials may go to Gideon Memorial Bible Funds.

Obituaries Dec. 29, 1997

Preston C. Coffey
LANCASTER - Preston C. Coffey, 72, of Turner Avenue, died Sunday at Garrard County Memorial Hospital.
Born Aug. 28, 1925, in Madison County, he was a son of the late Silas and Mary Jane Gadd Coffey. He was a retired farmer.
Survivors include two sisters, Josephine Cornelius and Betsy Cornelius, both of Lancaster; and a brother, Billy Coffey Sr. of Lancaster.
Graveside services will be 2 p.m. Tuesday at Garrard County Cemetery.
There will be no visitation.
Ramsey Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.

Lidia A. Purvis
MORELAND - Lidia Ann Purvis, 84, of Hustonville, died Saturday in Columbia.
Born Nov. 4, 1913, in Leitchfield, she was a daughter of the late Francis and Cora Wilson Barton. She had been a nurse for several years.
Survivors include her husband, William E. Purvis; a son, James R. Spencer of Lexington; a brother, Clark Barton of Leitchfield; a half sister, Grace Bekert of Lexington; four grandchildren; and two great-grandchildren.
Services will be 1 p.m. Tuesday at W.L. Pruitt Funeral Home by Bill Rose. Burial will be in Hustonville Cemetery.
Visitation is 5-8 p.m. today.

Marjorie M. Lambert
STANFORD - Marjorie M. Lambert, 74, of Douglas Avenue, died Sunday at Ephraim McDowell Regional Medical Center.
Born Aug. 6, 1923, in Lincoln County, she was a daughter of the late Jonas and Mayme Singleton Taylor. She was a retired payroll clerk for Long Beach Naval Shipyard in California. She was a member of Harris Creek Baptist Church and a World War II Women's Army Corp veteran.
Survivors include her husband, Leon M. Lambert; a son, Darrell Lambert of Stanford; a brother, Coy E. Taylor of Eagle Point, Ore.; and sister, Mary L. Duff of Stanford.
Services will be 11 a.m. Wednesday at Fox Funeral Home by the Rev. Jerry Perry. Burial will be in Buffalo Springs Cemetery.
Pallbearers will be Bob, Robby, Paul and Darrin Duff, Tom Shuck and Eugene Hardin.
Visitation will be 6-9 p.m. Tuesday.

Nellie B. Newby
SPRINGFIELD - Nellie Margaret Burton Newby, 57, of Springfield, died Friday at her home after an illness.
Born April 9, 1940, in Washington County, she was a daughter of Rosa Lee Pope Burton of Springfield and the late Forest Burton. She was a member of First Baptist Church, Progressive Homemaker's Club, American Legion Post 247 and South District Association of the Women's Missionary Society. She was the widow of William H. Newby.
Survivors include six daughters, Mary Fender and Pamela Gartin, both of Lexington, Wanda Fogle of Charlotte, N.C., Frances Kimberland and Yolanda Allen, both of Bardstown, Margaret Newby of Springfield; two brothers, Bobby Burton of Danville and S.T. Burton of Marcum, Ill.; three sisters, Betty J. Burton of Danville, Alma B. Burton of Springfield; and Rose E. Crowe of Lebanon Junction; and 10 grandchildren.
Services were scheduled for 2 p.m. today at First Baptist Church by the Rev. Windrell Hunn. Burial is on Cemetery Hill.
Pallbearers are James, Jerry, Mark and Tim Newby, Leroy and Bobby Thompson.
Carey & Son Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.

John A. Saylor
STANFORD - John A. Saylor, 81, of Stanford, died Sunday at home.
Born Jan. 7, 1916, in Smith, he was a son of the late Calvin and Rachel Pace Saylor. He was a retired 27 year employee of General Motors in Pontiac, Mich., and a member of Stanford Church of God.
Survivors include his wife, Evey Hurst Saylor; two sons, Marshall W. Saylor of Union Lake, Mich., and Robert R. Saylor of West Bloomfield, Mich.; 19 grandchildren; 34 great-grandchildren; and 11 great-great-grandchildren. He was preceded in death by two sons, Arbie L. Saylor and John A. Saylor Jr.; and a daughter, Freida A. Harper.
Pallbearers will be grandsons.
Services will be 3 p.m. Wednesday at Fox Funeral Home by Dortha Grider. Burial will be in Buffalo Springs Cemetery.
Visitation will be 5-9 p.m. Tuesday.

Carl N. Siler
CRAB ORCHARD - Carl Noland Siler, 73, of Shea Villa, Stanford, died Sunday at home after a long illness.
Born Feb. 13, 1924, in Ottenheim, he was a son of the late Newton C. and Laura Oaks Siler. He was a retired farmer and a member of Mount Hebron Baptist Church.
Survivors include his wife, Ella M. Buchanan Siler; three sons, Fairley Siler and Jerry Siler, both of Stanford, and Ivan Siler of Danville; four daughters, Diane Rice, Flossie Saylor and Lesa Cook, all of Stanford, and Mary Jones of Waynesburg; 12 grandchildren; and 16 great-grandchildren.
Services will be 2 p.m. Wednesday at McKnight-Martin Funeral Home by the Rev. Dan Gutenson. Burial will be in Mount Hebron Baptist Church Cemetery.
Visitation is after 6 p.m. Tuesday at McKnight-Martin Funeral Home.

Eugene F. Gordon
Services for Eugene F. Gordon, 76, of Cheryl Lane, will be 2 p.m. Tuesday at Stith Funeral Home by the Rev. Ernest Martin. Burial will be in Bellevue Cemetery.
He died Friday at Ephraim McDowell Regional Medical Center.
Pallbearers will be Mark and Gary Ross Jr., Richard Lyons, Charles Oiler, Ken Pearce, Roscoe Brown and Bob Miller.
Honorary pallbearers are Charles Milburn, Archie Coffman, Edwin and Bettye Toombs, June Hancock and Allene Gordon.
Visitation is after 5 p.m. today.
Memorials may to the American Heart Association or the Danville Chapter of Alcoholics Anonymous.

Obituaries Jan. 5, 1998

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Jean May, former deputy sheriff, dies after fall

Jean Alstott May
Jean Alstott May, 65, of Seminole Trail, a former Boyle County deputy sheriff and clerk, died Saturday at University of Kentucky Medical Center after a fall at her home.
May worked as deputy under Sheriff Mickey Harmon and the late Charlie Martin, and was Boyle County District Court clerk with the late Lucille Bruce when she retired. She also was a bookkeeper for Farmers Tobacco Warehouse. She was a graduate of Junction City High School, a member of Kentucky Colonel Bowling League, and Democratic Women's Club.
Born Aug. 29, 1932, in Somerset, she was a daughter of the late Horace and Marsha Alstott.
Survivors include her husband, Harold ``Cutchie'' May; a son, Stuart May of Hustonville; a daughter, Carrie Myers of Danville; and three grandchildren.
Services will be 2 p.m. Tuesday at First Baptist Church, Broadway, by the Rev. Tim Mathis. Burial will be in Bellevue Cemetery.
Visitation is after 4 p.m. today at Stith Funeral Home.

Gertrude Buck
LIBERTY - Gertrude Buck, 69, of Harrodsburg, died Sunday at Ephraim McDowell Regional Medical Center.
Born Dec. 27, 1928, in Casey County, she was a daughter of the late Albert and Ida M. Lynn Rogers. She was a homemaker and a member of Dry Branch Baptist Church. She was the widow of James Buck.
Survivors include four sons, Eddie, Holland, Jackie and Timmy Buck, all of Harrodsburg; three daughters, Vera Colvin and Brenda Boswell, both of Harrodsburg, and Retha Sandlin of Richmond; a granddaughter whom she raised; Tammy Bandy of Harrodsburg; two sisters, Retha Baker of Lawrenceburg, Ind., and Maudie Johnson of Aurora, Ind.; 16 grandchildren; and three great-grandchildren.
Services will be 1 p.m. Tuesday at Bartle Funeral Home by the Rev. Donnie Reliford. Burial will be in Whited Cemetery.
Pallbearers will be grandsons.
Visitation is after 5 p.m. today.

Liza M. Denny
CRAB ORCHARD - Liza Mullins Denny, 86, of Hwy. 643, died Sunday at Fort Logan Hospital.
Born Feb. 19, 1911, in Knott County, she was a daughter of the late James C. and Sarah Johnson Mullins. She was a homemaker and a member of Crab Orchard Old Regular Baptist Church.
Survivors include her husband, Peyton Denny; five sons, Hobert Denny of Crab Orchard, Leroy Denny of West Chester, Ohio, Arthur Denny of Norwood, Ohio, Ronnie and Ray Denny, both of Crab Orchard; two daughters, Rosetta Braley of Crab Orchard and Lucille Muse of Williamstown; 11 grandchildren; 10 great-grandchildren; and a great-great-grandchild. She was preceded in death by a son, Peyton Denny Jr., and a daughter, Stella Denny.
Services will be 2 p.m. Tuesday at McKnight-Martin Funeral Home by the Rev. Murl Caudill. Burial will be in Friendship Baptist Church Cemetery, Broughtontown.
Visitation is after 5 p.m. Monday at the funeral home.

Bush Peavler
HARRODSBURG - Byron Bush Peavler, 76, of Pleasant Hill Drive, Burgin, died Sunday at home after a long illness.
Born Sept. 1, 1921, in Harrodsburg, she was a son of the late Byron and Laura Houchins Peavler. He was a retired brick mason, an Air Force veteran of World War II and a member of Harrodsburg Church of Christ.
Survivors include his wife, Ruth Houk Peavler; a son, Byron ``Brent'' Peavler of Harrodsburg; a daughter, Pamela Peavler Tatum of Harrodsburg; two brothers, James M. Peavler of Burgin and Hugh L. Peavler of Lexington; two sisters, Eva Fisher of Lexington; and Mary A. Merriman of Danville; five grandchildren; and three great-grandchildren.
Services will be 2 p.m. Tuesday at McClellan Funeral Home by Rob Harbison. Burial will be in Burgin Memorial Gardens.
Pallbearers will be Brent and John Peavler, Spencer, Vincent and Stanley Tatum and David Darnell.
Visitation is 5-8 p.m. today.
Memorials may go to Kentucky Chapter of Multiple Sclerosis Society, 982 Eastern Parkway, Box 12, Louisville 40217.

Rudolph M. Scott
SPRINGFIELD - Rudolph Martin Scott, 74, of Mackville, died Saturday at Columbia Spring View Hospital, Lebanon.
Born Nov. 17, 1923, in Washington County, he was a son of the late Chester and Minnie Darland Scott. He was a retired farmer, a Navy veteran of World War II, and was a member of new Harmony Baptist Church and Washington County Post 6951, Veterans of Foreign Wars.
Survivors include his wife, Loveda Shewmaker Scott; two sons, Larry Scott of Springfield and Gary Scott of Mackville; a sister, Jewell Pinkston of Mackville; two brothers, C.B. Scott of Burgin and Winston Scott of Middletown; two grandchildren; and a great-grandchild.
Services will be 3 p.m. today at Carey & Sons Funeral Home by the Revs. Chuck Robinson and Randy Hawkins. Burial will be in Peter Cemetery.
Pallbearers are Marty Hatchett, Carlton and Greg Shewmaker, Jim Powell, Paul Scott and Charles Pinkston.

Theodore Warren Sr.
LANCASTER - Theodore Bachley ``Ted'' Warren Sr., 87, of Danville, died Sunday at the Masonic Home in Shelbyville.
Born Nov. 10, 1910, in Mercer County, he was a son of the late William M. and Cora A. Buchanan Warren. He was a retired employee of The Courier Journal, a member of Calvary Baptist Church in Danville, Kiwanis Club of Somerset, and was a 50-year member of Masonic Lodge 111 F&AM, Somerset.
Survivors include his wife, Amanda Brown Warren; three sons, Theodore Warren Jr. of Richmond, Va., William R. Warren of Waterford, Conn., and Charles T. Warren of Bowling Green; a daughter, Ruth A. Rawlinson of Goodsprings, Nev.; a sister, Sue E. Hall of Lexington; 10 grandchildren; and 13 great-grandchildren.
Graveside services will be 2 p.m. Tuesday at Bellevue Cemetery by the Rev. Ernest Martin.
There will be no visitation.
Memorials may go to Masonic Home, 711 Frankfort Road, Shelbyville, 40065; or favorite charity.
Ramsey Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.

Kathleen Demaree
HARRODSBURG - Services for Kathleen Lunsford Phillips Demaree, 85, formerly of East Factory Street, were scheduled for 11 a.m. today by the Revs. Lewis Walter and Larry Harris at Alexander & Royalty Funeral Home. Burial was in Spring Hill Cemetery.
Pallbearers were Jimmy Demaree, Adam Confer, Robert Brown, Taylor and Eugene Lunsford, and Kenny Hisle.
She died Friday at James B. Haggin Memorial Hospital.

Zula Martin
HARRODSBURG - Services for Zula Martin, 74, Pleasant Hill Drive, Burgin, were scheduled for 2 p.m. today at Alexander & Royalty Funeral Home by the Rev. Garrett Stephens. Burial will be in Spring Hill Cemetery.
Pallbearers are Danny, Freddie, Larry, Gordon and Archie Yates. Honorary pallbearers are Bill, James, Hack and John Carey, Homer Jr., Andrew Jr., and Horace Yates and Bourbon Freeman.
She died Friday at her residence.

Obituaries Jan. 6, 1998

Samuel G. McClellan
Samuel Goodman McClellan, 77, of Chrisman Lane, died Monday at home.
Born May 16, 1920, in Chicago, Ill., he was a son of the late John and Julian Goodman McClellan. He retired as medical director of the Comprehensive Care Center in Danville in 1979 and continued to serve as consultant for many years. He traveled in many states visiting Bahai communities as an auxiliary board member of the Bahai Faith and was a member of the Boyle County Bahai Group.
He was a member of the Library Board, Concerned Citizens for Human Relations, United Nations Association and Danville Rotary Club. He was a Navy lieutenant during World War II.
He was formerly with Martha Mae Elliot Family Health Center in Boston where he was director of the mental health unit. He also had served as psychiatrist and director at Loyal Massachusetts Child Guidance Center and was a research fellow and faculty member at Harvard University, where he had earned his bachelor's degree, medical degree and master's in public health. He was a member of American Psychiatric Association and American Public Health Association.
Survivors include his wife, Mimi McClellan; two sons, John McClellan of Hatfield, Mass., and Charles McClellan of Seattle; and a daughter, Margaret McClellan of Danville; and a granddaughter.
Burial was in Bellevue Cemetery today. A service of remembrance will be held on Saturday.
Memorials may go to Heritage Hospice or Boyle County Public Library.

Goldie M. Benton
MOUNT HEALTHY, Ohio - Goldie Mae Ross Benton, 83, of Fairfield, Ohio, died Thursday at her home.
Born Nov. 26, 1914, in Washington County, she was a daughter of the late Samuel T. and Rachi Lake Ross.
Survivors include her husband, Russell M. Benton; a daughter, Sue Heidotting of Ohio; a sister, Beulah Tarter of Texas, a brother, Bill Ross of Danville; and three grandchildren.
Services were held Monday at Paul R. Young Funeral Home with burial at Oak Hill Cemetery, Cincinnati.

Homer Gibbons
MOUNT VERNON - Homer Gibbons, 75, of Crab Orchard, died Sunday at the home of his daughter.
Born Dec. 15, 1922, in Harlan County, he was a son of the late Bill and Lizzie Hensley Gibbons. He was a retired coal miner and factory worker and a member of the Pentecostal Church.
Survivors include three sons, Denver Gibbons of Winston-Salem N.C., Delmas Gibbons of Stanford and Kenneth Gibbons of Richmond, Va.; seven daughters, Jane Mullins of Eubank, Betty Simpson, Faye Gwyn, Alva Cash, and Carol Lewis, all of Crab Orchard, Melissa Payne of Closplint and Wilhemia Brous of Richmond, Va.; three brothers, Melvin Gibbons of Livingston, Campbell Gibbons of Dayton, Ohio, and Cecil Gibbons of Crab Orchard; four sisters, Vina Morgan and Verna Sandlin, both of Dayton, Marie Callahan of Livingston and Isabelle Todd of Crab Orchard; 25 grandchildren; 19 great-grandchildren; three great-great-grandchildren; and four step children, Benny Hutchinson of Closplint, Kathy Wagers of Pineville, Connie King of Evarts and Patricia Miracle of Richmond, Va.
Services will be 11 a.m. Wednesday at Dowell & Martin Funeral Home by the Rev. Billy Medley. Burial will be in Wynn Cemetery.
Visitation is 6-9 p.m. today.

Ina F. Hensley
SCIENCE HILL - Ina Nell Fitzgerald Hensley, 81, of Nancy, died Wednesday in Cincinnati.
Born Oct. 7, 1916, in Wayne County, she was a daughter of the late Zula Daws and Patty Fitzgerald. She was a retired employee of American Laundry, a member of Calvary Baptist Church, Cincinnati, and the widow of Ernest C. Hensley.
Survivors include four sons, Ernest C. Hensley of Augusta, David J. and James C. Hensley, both of Ohio, and Edwin Hensley of Florida; two sisters, Ina Beard of Nancy and Patricia Hensley of Florida; two sisters, Emma Daws of Nancy and Edith Bayless of Ohio; 19 grandchildren; 22 great-grandchildren.
Services were held today at Morris and Hislope Funeral Home by the Rev. Paul Carmichael. Burial was in Mount Mariah Cemetery, Stanford.

May L. Stroud
WAYNESBURG - May Lyon Stroud, 91, of Crab Orchard, died Monday at her residence.
Born Jan. 21, 1906, in Pulaski County, she was a daughter of the late William Henry and Elizabeth Amanda Hoober Lyon. She was employed at First & Farmers Bank, Science Hill, for over 25 years. She was the widow of William Stroud, and was predeceased by two sons, Harold E. and James A. Stroud.
Survivors include two grandsons, David Stroud of Crab Orchard and Donald Stroud of Waldorf, Md.
Graveside services will be 2:30 p.m. Wednesday at Science Hill Cemetery.
There will be no visitation.
Arrangements are by Barnett & Demrow Funeral Home.

Jean A. May
Services for Jean Alstott May, 65, of Seminole Trail, will be 2 p.m. today at First Baptist Church, Broadway, by the Rev. Tim Mathis. Burial will be in Bellevue Cemetery.
She died Saturday at University of Kentucky Medical Center after a fall at her home.
Pallbearers will be Karl Luttrell, Mickey Harmon, Tommy Rankin, Harold Reynolds, G.G. Harmon, and Dr. James W. Ramey.
Honorary pallbearers are Reapers Sunday School Class of First Baptist Church.

Liza M. Denny
CRAB ORCHARD - Services for Liza Mullins Denny, 86, of Hwy. 643, will be 2 p.m. today at McKnight-Martin Funeral Home by the Revs. Murl Caudill and Arnold Whitaker. Burial will be in Friendship Baptist Church Cemetery, Broughtontown.
She died Sunday at Fort Logan Hospital.

Artie M. Horton
WAYNESBURG - Services for Artie Mae Horton, 82, formerly of Waynesburg, will be 11 a.m. Wednesday at Pleasant View Baptist Church by the Revs. Vola Brown and Cecil Roundtree. Burial will be in Eubank Cemetery.
She died Sunday at Fort Logan Hospital.
Born Nov. 22, 1915, in Scott County, she was a daughter of the late Benjamin F. and Elizabeth E. Griggs Wright. She was a homemaker and store clerk, and a charter member of Pleasant View Baptist Church where she taught Sunday School for several years. She was the widow of Earl D. Horton.
Survivors include two sons, Larry D. Horton of Waynesburg and John G. Horton of Danville; three daughters, Bonnie E. Caldwell of Danville, Joanne Cornett of Stanford and Betty Singleton of Lancaster; four brothers, Clyde, J.B. and Allen Wright, all of Georgetown, and Rollie Wright of Lexington; two sisters, Rene Moreland of Georgetown, Gladys Halfhill of Cynthiana; 14 grandchildren; and seven great-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by a son, Billie E. Horton.
Pallbearers will be Charles W. Holtzclaw, Elmer Ison, Joe Leach, Carlos Leigh, Robert Reynolds and Steven Brown.
Honorary pallbearers are Dallas Jacobs, George Andrews, Raleigh Hensley and Glen Story.
Visitation is 6-9 p.m. today at the church.
Memorials may go to Gideons.
Barnett & Demrow Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.

Earl Lawson
STANFORD - Graveside services for Earl Lawson, 78, of Portman Avenue, will be 2 p.m. today at Lancaster Cemetery by the Rev. Tim Boschen.
He died Sunday at Fort Logan Hospital.
Born Dec. 2, 1919, in Lincoln County, he was a son of the late William and Isa Cook Lawson. He was a retired employee of Lincoln Lumber Company, a World War II Army veteran and a member of Disabled American Veterans. He was the widower of Joetta Turner Lawson.
Survivors include two brothers, Lucian Lawson of Stanford and James Lawson of Rossville, Ga.; and a sister, Marietta Smith of Stanford.
There will be no visitation.
Fox Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.

Lucille Logan
LANCASTER - Services for Lucille Logan, 89, of Richmond Road, will be 11 a.m. Thursday at Pleasant Run Baptist Church by the Rev. David Chenault. Burial will be in Lancaster-Duncantown Cemetery.
She died Sunday at Garrard County Memorial Hospital.
Born Oct. 30, 1908, in Jessamine County, she was a daughter of the late William and Cordia Bridges Mack. She was a homemaker and former Avon Representative. She was a member of Pleasant Run Baptist Church where she served as secretary, president of the Missionary Society, choir member and Church Aid Society member. She was also a member of Garrard County Memorial Hospital Auxiliary and was the widow of Stanley Logan.
Survivors include four daughters, Amanda Martin of Berea, Shirley Owsley of Stanford, Mary C. Boards of Louisville and Barbara Pigg of Lincoln County; four sons, Paul Logan of Danville, Stanley Logan of Peyton, Colo., Davey Logan of Garrard County and Michael Logan of Lancaster; several grandchildren, great-grandchildren and step grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by four children.
Pallbearers will be James Owsley Jr., Darnell Martin, Davey Logan Jr., Nathanial Doneghy, Myron Boards, Arness Buford, Lennis Campbell and Dontae Logan.
Honorary pallbearers are G.B. Shell, Laurence Shearer, Johnny Pigg Jr., Kenneth Anderson, Malone Anderson, Stewart Martin and Lamont Logan.
Visitation will be 6-9 p.m. Wednesday at Ramsey Funeral Home.


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