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Obituaries March 18, 1998

Dwight Mullins
WAYNESBURG - Dwight Mullins, 48, of Waynesburg, died Tuesday at Central Baptist Hospital, Lexington, of natural causes.
Born Feb. 5. 1950, in Lincoln County, he was a son of the late Roby H. and Charlene May Mullins. He was a 10-year employee of American Greeting Co., and served 20 years with the Army National Guard, achieving the rank of staff sergeant. He was a member of Double Springs Baptist Church and was a Kentucky Colonel.
Survivors include his wife, Janice Sue Cress Mullins; a son, Dwight J.``D.J.'' Mullins, at home; two daughters, Karen L. Carrier of Waynesburg, and Kelly Mullins, at home; two brothers, Michael Mullins of Waynesburg and Randall Mullins of Eubank; and a grandchild.
Services will be 2 p.m. Thursday at Barnett & Demrow Funeral Home by the Revs. Mike Mullins and Monty Carney. Burial will be in Piney Grove Cemetery with military rites by Caswell Saufley American Legion Post 18 and Kentucky National Guard Co. A 103 FSB, Danville.
Pallbearers will be Ricky, Marty, Kenny, Patrick, Jeremy and Keith Mullins.
Visitation is 6-9 p.m. today.

Carol B. Pack
BEREA - Carol Jean Baker Pack, 64, of Paint Lick, died Tuesday at her home.
Born in Ludlow, she was a daughter of Wilma Hall Baker of Cambridge, Maryland, and the late Ralph Baker. She was a retired cook for the Paint Lick Elementary School, a member of Wallacetown Baptist Church and Women's Missionary Union.
Survivors include her husband, the Rev. William C. Pack; two daughters, Deborah Cain of Berea and Joanna Welch of Henderson; two sons, Danny Pack of New Orleans, La., and Timothy Pack of Berea; a brother, Bill D. Baker of Cambridge; 10 grandchildren; and a great-great-grandchild.
Services will be 2 p.m. Thursday at Lakes Funeral Home by the Revs. Hurstle Laxton and Gary Thurman. Burial will be in Pilot Knob Cemetery.
Pallbearers will be Bill Baker, Ricky Welch, Don, Chris and Tim Pack and Jason Cain.
Visitation is 5-9 p.m. today.

Nora M. Price
CINCINNATI, Ohio - Nora May Peck Price, 99, of Cincinnati, died Sunday.
Born Nov. 16, 1898, in Casey County, she was a daughter of the late Mr. and Mrs. Buck Peck. She was a homemaker.
Survivors include a son, Walter Price of Cincinnati; four daughters, Alma Allen and Margie Mullins, both of Mason, Ohio, Lena Caudill of Fairfield, Ohio, and Carol Trischler of West Chester, Ohio; 42 grandchildren; and several great and great-great-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by three sons, John, Charles and James Price.
Services will be 11 a.m. Friday at Hodapp Funeral Home, Vine Street.
Visitation is 9:30-11 a.m. Friday.
Burial will be in Whited Cemetery, Casey County.

Julia Jackson
Services for Julia Jackson, 73, of Cecil Street, will be 1 p.m. Monday at First Baptist Church by the Rev. Richard Hill. Burial will be in Hilldale Cemetery.
She died Monday at University of Kentucky Chandler Medical Center.
Born April 16, 1924, in Finleyville, Pa., she was a daughter of the late Elgy and Mary Trumbo.
Survivors include a sister, Nettie Jagoe of Paducah; and four brothers, William and Jesse Trumbo, both of Lexington, Ford Trumbo of Leesburg, Fla., and Lawrence Trumbo of Hampton, Va.
Pallbearers will be Virgil Jackman, Cary Dawson, Chester Kavanaugh, Kurt and Gary Dawson, Steven Ray, Fruncia Ford and Kevin Napier.
Honorary pallbearers will be Gary Dawson Sr., Tony Dawson and Charles Dawson Jr.
Visitation is 6-8 p.m. Sunday. 

Obituaries March 20, 1998

Luther Simpson
Luther ``Bunk'' V. Simpson, 74, of North Fourth Street, died Thursday at home.
Born May 6, 1923, in Casey County, he was a son of the late John W. and Minnie Smith Simpson. He was a retired plumber, a member of Maxey's Valley Church of God and Kentucky Long Rifle Association.
Survivors include his wife, Dolly Simpson; two daughters, Linda Sargent of Parksville and Debbie Mills of Danville; a sister, Eva M. Lane of Hustonville; four grandchildren; and four great-grandchildren.
Services will be 2 p.m. Sunday at Stith Funeral Home by the Rev. Paul Bastin. Burial will be in Hustonville Cemetery.
Visitation is after 3 p.m. Saturday .
Memorials may go to Heritage Hospice.

Dixie M. Green
HARRODSBURG - Dixie Mae Green, 89, of Ott Elliott Lane, died Thursday at James B. Haggin Memorial Hospital.
Born March 21, 1908, in Mercer County, she was a daughter of the late Neal and Susie Buchanon Warren. She was a former Shakertown employee and a member of Burgin Baptist Church. She was the widow of Ernest Green.
Survivors include three sons, Joe Green of Harrodsburg, C.W. Green of Burgin and Richard Green of Lawrenceburg; a daughter, Sue Kurtz of Harrodsburg; a brother, Lewis Warren of Middlesboro; 11 grandchildren; 11 great-grandchildren; and a great-great-grandchild.
Services will be 1 p.m. Sunday at Ransdell Funeral Home by the Rev. Joseph Best. Burial will be in Spring Hill Cemetery.
Pallbearers will be Mike, Jody, Richard and Randy Green and Jerry and Charles Kurtz Jr.
Honorary pallbearers are Donna Cohn, Paula Combs, Sandy Noel, Sarah Weiler and Kelli Green.
Visitation is 5-9 p.m. Saturday.

Mary F. McCrystal
PERRYVILLE - Services for Mary Frances White McCrystal, 64, of Hays-Mays Road, will be 2 p.m. Saturday at Perryville Christian Church (Disciples of Christ) by the Rev. Guy McCombs. Burial will be in Hillcrest Cemetery.
She died Wednesday at home.
Born Oct. 29, 1933, in Perryville, she was a daughter of Dora Wayne White of Perryville and the late John Levi White. She had been a state government employee for over 40 years, having worked at Kentucky State Hospital, Danville Youth Development, and she retired from the Department of Health Services.
She was a 1953 graduate of Perryville High School, and a member of Perryville Christian Church (Disciples of Christ) where she served as pianist and organist for 50 years. She was the widow of Paul McCrystal Sr.
Other survivors include two daughters, Melanie Terhune of Corte Medera, Calif., and Mary Teague of Perryville; a son, Paul J. McCrystal Jr. of Perryville; and seven grandchildren.
Pallbearers will be Mike Wilder, Dickie Mays, Mike Teague, Charles Price, Bob Nelson, David Underwood-Sweet, Ellis Croshaw and A.L. Crain.
Honorary pallbearers are elders and deacons of Perryville Christian Church.
Visitation will be 5-9 Friday and after 8 a.m. Saturday at Wilder Funeral Home and after noon Saturday at the church.
Memorials may go to the church building fund.

Obituaries March 22, 1998

Ralph T. Brock
WAYNESBURG - Ralph Timon Brock, 63, of Hustonville Road died Friday at Ephraim McDowell Regional Medical Center in Danville.
Born Aug. 7, 1934, in Lincoln County, he was a son of the late Allie and Fannie Saylor Brock. He was a retired farmer and a member of Fairview Baptist Church.
Survivors include a son, Ralph Timon Brock Jr. of Waynesburg; a stepdaughter, Tracy Salyers of Kings Mountain; three brothers, Floyd Brock of Halls Gap, Marion Brock of Somerset and Leoford Brock of Waynesburg; and six grandchildren.
Funeral services will be 2 p.m. Monday at the Miracle Temple Church in Waynesburg by the Rev. Marvin Lane. Burial will be in the Fairview Cemetery in Halls Gap.
Visitation will be 10 a.m. Monday until the time of the funeral.
Barnett & Demrow Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.

Verna L. Farney
HARRODSBURG - Verna Loreed Farney, 86, of Louisville died there Thursday at Suburban Hospital East in Louisville.
Born Oct. 16, 1911, in Mercer County, she was the daughter of the late Dennie and Nona Jane Reed Massie. She was a homemaker and a member of Fern Creek Christian Church. She was the widow of William Franklin Farney.
She is survived by one son, Kenneth Farney Sr. of Louisville; two daughters, Reeta Cowan of Lexington and Glenda Lear of Louisville; eight grandchildren; and seven great-grandchildren.
Funeral services will be 3 p.m. today at the Ransdell Funeral Chapel by David Tysinger and George Fulda. Burial will be in Spring Hill Cemetery.
Pallbearers will be John Reed Cowan, Steven Dewayne Lear, Kenneth Farney Jr., Jeffrey Jaworski, Stephen Johnson, and David Knapp.

Dixie M. Green
HARRODSBURG - Dixie Mae Green, 89, of Ott Elliot Lane died Thursday at James B. Haggin Memorial Hospital.
Born March 21, 1908, in Mercer County, she was the daughter of the late Neil and Susie Buchanan Warren. She was a retired employee of Shakertown Village and a member of the Burgin Baptist Church. She was the widow of Ernest Green.
She is survived by three sons, Joe Green of Harrodsburg, C.W. Green of Burgin and Richard Green of Lawrenceburg; one daughter, Sue Kurtz of Harrodsburg; a brother, Lewis Warren of Middlesboro; 11 grandchildren; 11 great-grandchildren; and one great-great-grandchild.
Funeral services will be 1 p.m. today at the Ransdell Funeral Chapel by the Rev. Joseph Vest. Burial will be in Spring Hill Cemetery.
Pallbearers will be Mike, Jody, Richard and Randy Green, Charles Kurtz Jr. and Jerry Kurtz.
Honorary pallbearers will be Donna Conn, Paula Combs, Sandy Knoel and Sarah Weiler.

Mary N. Hundley
LEBANON - Mary Naomi Hundley, 89, of Lebanon died Thursday at Spring View Hospital.
Born March 8, 1909, in Adair County, she was a daughter of the late George Thomas and Zora Lee Abell Mann. She was the widow of James Edmond Hundley.
Survivors include one daughter, Ardith Ann ``Tanky'' Wayne of Lebanon; two sisters, Grace Noe and Frances Bale, both of Greensburg; and a friend, Stanley K. Lee of Lebanon.
The funeral will be held at 2 p.m. today at Bosley Funeral Home by the Rev. Wesley Noss. Burial will be in Ryder Cemetery.
Visitation is at the funeral home until time for services.

Paul V. Mink
HARRODSBURG - Paul V. Mink, 66, of Cardwell Road died Friday at St. Joseph Hospital in Lexington.
Born August 4, 1931, in Mercer County, he was the son of the late Earl S. and Lucille Baker Mink. He was a farmer and a member of the Bohon Road Baptist Church.
Survivors include his wife, Betty Reynolds Mink; one son, Mitchel Roy Mink of Mercer County; two daughters, Paula Pinkston and Melissa William, both of Harrodsburg; two brothers, John E. Mink and Condit R. Mink, both of Mercer County; three sisters, Margaret Riggs of Lexington, Patsy Murphy of Lexington and Sue Ensminger of Nicholasville; nine grandchildren; and six great-grandchildren.
Funeral services will be 3 p.m. Monday at Bohon Road Baptist Church by Ken Calia. Burial will be in Mt. Pleasant Cemetery.
Pallbearers include Doug Williams Jr., Paul Landers, Nicholas Mink, Brandon Mink, John Mink, Zachary Mink, Brad Haymond and Eddie Mobley.
Honorary pallbearers are Cory and Cody Mink.
Visitation will be 2 p.m.-9 p.m. today and on Monday, 7 a.m.-11 a.m. at Alexander & Royalty Funeral Home and from noon until time of service at the church.

Marshall E. Reynolds
CRAB ORCHARD - Marshall Emmett Reynolds, 80, of Elm Street died Saturday at Fort Logan Hospital, Stanford, of heart failure.
Born May 13, 1917, in Lincoln County, he was a son of the late Avery and Linda Wren Reynolds. He was retired from the Bluegrass Army Depot of Richmond and served in the Air Force. He was a member of the Mt. Zion Church of Christ, the Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 7101, the Caswell Saufley American Legion Post 18 and the Cleve Dunn Chapter of Disabled American Veterans. He was preceded in death by his first wife, Velma Irvin Reynolds.
Survivors include his wife, Ruth Smith Reynolds; three sons, Vernon Reynolds of Eubank and Ralph and Dave Reynolds of Crab Orchard; one daughter, Linda Duncan of Somerset; two stepsons, William McClure of Dry Ridge and Leonard McClure of Brodhead; two stepdaughters, Doris Harris of Crab Orchard and Lillian Deboard of Stanford; one brother, Luther Reynolds of Tempe, Ariz.; two sisters, Bertha Nelson of Eubank and Laura Botwell of Somerset; six grandchildren; four great-grandchildren; 16 step grandchildren; 12 step great-grandchildren; and one step great-great-grandchild.
Funeral services will be 1 p.m. Monday at McKnight-Martin Funeral Chapel by Gerald Carter. Burial will be in Friendship Cemetery with military rites given by the Caswell Saufley post.
Pallbearers will be grandsons.
Visitation is after 6 p.m. today.

Calvin Trisler, Jr.
HARRODSBURG - Calvin Trisler Jr., 71, of Ballard Street died Friday at home.
Born June 7, 1926, in Mercer County, he was the son of the late Cal and Lettie Carr Trisler Sr. He was retired from Corning Glass of Harrodsburg after 40 years as a press operator. He was a Army veteran of World War II, a member of the Harrodsburg Baptist Church, the Mercer Lodge 777, the Veterans of Foreign Wars, Douglas Laws American Legion Post 52.
He is survived by his wife, Ruth Shirley Trisler; two daughters, Ann Taylor of Harrodsburg and Tish Hyde of Roswell, Ga.; one stepson, Gary Wendell Harris of Lexington; one stepdaughter Cri Conley of Portsmouth, Ohio; five grandchildren; and three great-grandchildren.
Funeral services will be held at 1 p.m. Monday at Alexander & Royalty Funeral Home with John David Lane officiating. Burial with military rites will be held in Spring Hill Cemetery.
Visitation will be 3-9 p.m. today and after 7 a.m. Monday.
Memorials may be made to Heritage Hospice of Danville.

Obituaries March 23, 1998

Phyllis M. Burke
LIBERTY - Phyllis Mae Burke, 48, of Hwy. 206, died Saturday at Ephraim McDowell Regional Medical Center of natural causes.
Born Dec. 24, 1949, in Casey County, she was a daughter of the late Clyde and Edith Richards Helm. She was secretary and owner of Crockett Trail Market, and a member of Rheber Nazarene Church.
Survivors include her husband, Gary Burke; a son, Junior Burke of Liberty; a daughter, Kelly Burke of Liberty; six brothers, Donald, Ronald, Gerald, Verl and Roger Helm, all of Liberty, and Burl Helm of Marion, Ind.; six sisters, Geneva Bell of Liberty, Ann Allen of Covington, Dolly Caudill of Cincinnati, Ohio, Juanita Vannoy of Columbia, Margretha Jones of Morning View, and Trellis Carmikle of Dunnville; and two grandchildren.
Services were scheduled for 2 p.m. today at McKinney-Brown Funeral Home by the Rev. Darrell Karnes with burial in Green River Valley Cemetery.
Pallbearers are Johnny Beard, Phillip Sparr, Larry Stafford, Sherman Floyd, Danny Miller and Travis Adams.

Edith D. Manuel
CRAB ORCHARD - Edith Faye Denny Manuel, 64, of Pine Grove Road, died Sunday at home.
Born May 28, 1933, in Lincoln County, she was a daughter of the late Charles and Delia Rector Denny. She attended Paint Lick Pentecostal Church and Redemption Road Church. She was a homemaker.
Survivors include her husband, Woodrow Manuel; seven daughters, Diana Akers, Debra Stickler and Carrollee Baker, all of Somerset, Patricia Napier, Sherri Napier and Georgia Shoemaker, all of Crab Orchard, and Sandra Davis of Berea; four sons, Jay, John and Donald Manuel, all of Stanford, and David Manuel of Lexington; eight sisters, Betty Harris of Waynesburg, Eva Jennings, Virginia Reynolds and Evelyn Broughton, all of Crab Orchard, Ruby Harness of Danville, Willie Mae Caudill and Julie Chamberlain, both of Jacksonville, Fla.; six brothers, Jasper Denny of Stanford, Loles, Charles and Joe Denny, all of Crab Orchard, Brad Denny of West Chester, Ohio, and Ray Denny of Frankfort; 25 grandchildren; and 10 great-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by two children, Woody and Mary K. Manuel.
Services will be 2 p.m. Wednesday at McKnight-Martin Funeral Home by Gary Yocum and John Manuel. Burial will be in Manuel Cemetery.
Visitation is after 6 p.m. Tuesday.

Nancy E. Middleton
LANCASTER - Nancy Edna Middleton, 75, of Kinnaird Avenue, died Sunday at Garrard County Memorial Hospital.
Born Feb. 13, 1923, in Garrard County, she was a daughter of the late George and Rosie Grant Hopkins. She was a homemaker, a member of Mount Hebron Baptist Church and the widow of George ``Jake'' Middleton.
Survivors include a daughter, Willie Setser of Lexington; two sons, George and Billy Conner, both of Lancaster; two sisters, Lorraine Masters of Kirksville and Geneva Hammonds of Lancaster; six grandchildren; and nine great-grandchildren.
Services will be 1 p.m. Tuesday at Ramsey Funeral Home by the Rev. Daryl Hodge. Burial will be in Lancaster Cemetery.
Pallbearers will be Ernest, Bradley, Junior and Larry Hopkins and Jerry and Tony Masters. Honorary pallbearers are Johnny Grubbs and Gary Hammonds.
Visitation is 5-9 p.m. today.

Ewell S. Wyatt
LIBERTY - Ewell Stevenson Wyatt, 50, died Friday in Nevada of injuries sustained in an auto accident.
Born Nov. 20, 1947, in Casey County, he was a son of Lena Mills Wyatt of Liberty and the late Wayne Wyatt. He was an agriculture manufacturer, mostly of farm gates.
Survivors include a daughter, Tonya L. Wyatt of Cincinnati, Ohio; four brothers, Glen and Earl Wyatt, both of Liberty, Gene Wyatt of Chicago, Ill., and J.B. Wyatt of Longwood, Fla.; five sisters, Betty Burton, Ines Goforth and Lavonia Helm, all of Cincinnati, Loretta Emerson of Millville, Ohio, Anna Huff of Campbellsville; and a grandchild.
Services will be 1 p.m. Wednesday at McKinney-Brown Funeral Home by the Rev. Darrell Karnes. Burial will be in Salem Cemetery.
Visitation is 6-9 p.m. Tuesday.

Luther Simpson
Services for Luther ``Bunk'' Simpson, 74, of North Fourth Street, were held Sunday at Stith Funeral Home.
Pallbearers were Dale Lancaster, Ronnie Maddox, Ken McQuerry, David Pike, Ray Ross, Tony Simpson, Michael Southerland and Glen Williams. Honorary pallbearer was Lee Belcher.
He died Thursday at home.

Marshall E. Reynolds
CRAB ORCHARD - Services for Marshall Emmett Reynolds, 80, of Elm Street, were scheduled for 1 p.m. today at McKnight-Martin Funeral Home by Gerald Carter with burial in Friendship Cemetery.
Pallbearers were Tommy and Brian Sexton, Randy, Joey and Dwayne Reynolds and J.R. Harris.
He was the father of Linda Dungan of Somerset, whose name was misspelled in Sunday's paper.

Calvin Trisler, Jr.
HARRODSBURG - Services for Calvin Trisler Jr., 71, of Ballard Street, were scheduled for 1 p.m. today at Alexander & Royalty Funeral Home by John David Lane. Burial with military rites was in Spring Hill Cemetery.
He died Friday at home.
Pallbearers are Frank, Bobby and John Trisler, Bob Baker, J.S. Releford and John and Chuck Taylor.
Memorials may go to Heritage Hospice of Danville.

Obituaries March 26, 1998

Marion H. Britton
HARRODSBURG - Marion Howard Britton, 86, of Manns Road, died Wednesday at Haggin Memorial Hosptial after a short illness.
Born Nov. 14, 1911, in Woodford County, he was a son of the late Archie and Sarah E. Howard Britton. He was the widower of Mabel Bugg Britton. He was a farmer and merchant and taught school in Mercer County for many years. He served on Mercer County Board of Education for 36 years, was member of Cornishville Christian Church and McAfee Masonic Lodge 229; and was a Kentucky Colonel.
Survivors include four sons, Billy C. Britton, Archie M. Britton, Jerry W. Britton, and Donald K. Britton, all of Mercer County; five daughters, Barbara A. Partin of Barbourville, Doris J. Binion of Cincinnati, Ohio, Sarah E. Mobley and Donna L. Stratton, both of Mercer County, and Nancy L. Belcher of Boyle County; a brother, Wilbur Britton of Mercer County; two sisters, Gladys Reed of Mercer County and Maxie Cowan of South Carolina; 26 grandchildren; and 29 great-grandchildren.
Services will be 11 a.m. Friday at Ransdell Funeral Chapel by the Revs. Curtis Sims and Paul Readnour. Burial will be in Spring Hill Cemetery.
Visitation is after 5 p.m. today with Masonic rites at 8 p.m.
Memorials may go to Gideon Bible Fund.

Charles O. Cox
MORELAND - Charles Oscar Cox, 72, of Junction City, died Wednesday at University of Kentucky Chandler Medical Center.
Born Dec. 18, 1925, in Boyle County, he was a son of the late Howard and Hazel Cox. He was a retired employee of Penn Ventilator Co., where he worked for 20 years. He was a member of Sheet Metal Workers International Local 433 and a Baptist.
Survivors include two sisters, Joyce Miller of Junction City and Ruth McCowan of Danville.
Services will be 2 p.m. Saturday at W.L. Pruitt Funeral Home. Burial will be in Cream Ridge Cemetery.
Visitation is after 5 p.m. Friday.

Thelma P. Jones
STANFORD - Services for Thelma Patrick Jones, 88, of Mill Street, will be 10 a.m. Friday at Fox Funeral Home by the Rev. Jerry Beck. Burial will be in Buffalo Springs Cemetery.
She died Tuesday at Fort Logan Hospital.
Born May 26, 1909, in Lincoln County, she was a daughter of the late Calvin and Anna Roberts Patrick. She was a homemaker, a member of Harris Memorial United Methodist Church, Order of Eastern Star 486, and Lincoln County Senior Citizens Group. She was the widow of Quintes Lee Jones.
Survivors include two brothers, Cecil Patrick of Stanford and Lloyd Patrick of Cincinnati, Ohio.
Pallbearers will be Mel Fish, Bill and Jim Patrick and Jim Vines.
Visitation is 5:30-7 p.m. Thursday.

Obituaries March 27, 1998

Mazie W. Kettles
Mazie Lorine Wilkerson Kettles, 83, of Lebanon Road, died Thursday at Ephraim McDowell Regional Medical Center.
Born Dec. 5, 1914, in Barren County, she was a daughter of the late Ross and Lela Elmore Wilkerson. She was a homemaker and a member of Gethsemane Baptist Church.
Survivors include her husband, Ray Kettles; four daughters, Madge Bailey of Bowling Green, Carolyn S. Douglas of Junction City, Linda Alford of Campbellsville and Jozette Hayes of Danville; two sons, Richard Kettles of Danville and Jeff Kettles of Harrodsburg; 14 grandchildren; and 14 great-grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by two sons, Bill and James Kettles.
Services will be 2 p.m. Sunday at Gethsemane Baptist Church by the Rev. Mark Payton. Burial will be in Danville Memorial Gardens.
Pallbearers will be Shawn, Steve and Mike Douglas, Darren Hayes, James Alford Jr. and Dale Porter.
Honorary pallbearers are Aileen McCowan, Thomas Bailey, James Alford Sr., Dr. John Aumiller, Dr. Selcuk Tombul, Dr. Madar Bux, Dr. Shakeela Bux and Dr. Mohammad Shahzad.
Visitation is 5-9 p.m. Saturday at Preston-Pruitt Funeral Home.
Memorials may go to American Heart Association or Danville Humane Society.

Dwight L. Hayes
LIBERTY - Dwight L. Hayes, 53, of Crawfordsville, Ind., died Wednesday at Culver Hospital.
Born Aug. 24, 1944, in Liberty, he was a son of the late John R. and Elsie Blevins Hayes Carman. He was a former employee of Ray Bestos.
Survivors include his wife, Linda James Hayes; two sons, Dale and Rusty Hayes, both of Crawfordsville; two daughters, Anita Eyler and Rhonda Smith, both of Crawfordsville; a stepson, Rick Baldock of Attica, Ind.; a stepdaughter, Madalene Rodenbarger of Ambia, Ind.; two brothers, Buel Hayes of Campbellsville and John R. Hayes of Liberty; a sister, Joyce Peach of Lawrenceburg; eight grandchildren; and four step grandchildren.
Services will be 2 p.m. Sunday at Bartle Funeral Home by Kenny Blevins. Burial will be in Cold Springs Cemetery.
Visitation is 6-8 p.m. Saturday.

James R. Keach
IRVINE - James R. Keach, 81, of Main Street, died Wednesday at home after a short illness.
Born March 6, 1917, in Henderson County, he was a son of the late James and Beulah Booker Keach. He was a retired Weinfurtner Pontiac employee and a member of Irvine First Baptist Church. He was an Army veteran of World War II and the widower of Mary Maxine Meade Keach.
Survivors include two daughters, Marsha Hill Porter of Irvine and Sharon Keach Carrier of Waynesburg; three sisters, Ernestine Hall and Margie White, both of Henderson, and Margaret Shelton of Arkansas; and three grandchildren.
Services will be 1:30 p.m. Saturday at Warren F. Toler Funeral Home by Sherl Thomas. Burial will be in Oakdale Cemetery.
Memorials may go to Hospice of the Bluegrass.

Julia C. May
LEBANON - Julia Christie May, 86, of Lebanon, died Tuesday from a heart attack at Spring View Hospital.
Born Oct. 13, 1911, in Marion County, she belonged to Lebanon United Methodist Church.
Survivors are her husband Sam C. May, formerly of Danville; three daughters, Martele Orr of Dallas, Texas, Betty Lou Richardson of Chicago, and Julia Ann Young of Bryan, Texas; and eight grandchildren.
The funeral will be 11 a.m. Saturday at Lebanon United Methodist Church. Burial will be in Ryder Cemetery.
Visitation is after 2 p.m. today at Bosley Funeral Home.

Anna Short
LIBERTY - Anna Short, 93, of Florence, formerly of Casey County, died Thursday at Florence Park Care Center.
Born Sept. 4, 1905, in Casey County, she was a daughter of the late Reed and MacDella Cundiff Coffey. She was a homemaker and the widow of Homer Short.
Survivors include a brother, James Coffey of Liberty.
Services will be 11 a.m. Monday at McKinney-Brown Funeral Home. Burial will be in Middleburg Cemetery.
Visitation will be 5-8 p.m. Sunday.

Evelyn A. Hafley
Services for Evelyn Adams Hafley, 87, of Charleston Health Care Center, will be 11 a.m. Saturday at Preston-Pruitt Funeral Home by the Rev. Dan Flannery. Burial will be in Elder Cemetery.
She died Thursday at Ephraim McDowell Regional Medical Center.
Born Sept. 1, 1910, in Boyle County, she was a daughter of the late Beeler and Celia Cook Adams. She was a homemaker, a member of Southern Avenue Baptist Church and the widow of Luther Hafley.
Survivors include a daughter, Christine Edwards of Gravel Switch; a son, Marvin Hafley of Lexington; two stepdaughters, Marie Cook of Kokomo, Ind., and Amelia Neikirk of Danville; a stepson, Horace Hafley of Kokomo; eight grandchildren; and 12 step grandchildren.
Pallbearers will be Mike, Robert and Gary Hafley, Gary and Shawn Edwards and Bryan Lanham.
Honorary pallbearers are nephews.
Visitation is 6-9 p.m. today.
Memorials may go to Boyle County Rescue Squad.

Ella F. Walker
Services for Ella Frances Walker, 76, Ashley Drive, Harrodsburg, will be 1 p.m. Monday at St. Paul AME Church, Richmond, by the Rev. John Ballew. Burial will be in Madison Memorial Gardens.
She died Wednesday at St. Joseph Hospital, Lexington.
Born Dec. 7, 1921, in Madison County, she was a daughter of the late Green B. and Ida Mae Kavanaugh. She was a homemaker and a member of St. Paul AME Church. She was the widow of the Rev. Harry Walker.
Survivors include a daughter, Harrilyn W. Van Dyke of Harrodsburg; a brother, Robert ``Shifty'' Hackett of Waco; two sisters, Henrietta Hackett and Joann Bosley, both of Richmond; and a grandchild.
Pallbearers will be Frank and Jesse Parks, Andrew Turner, Roosevelt and William Kavanaugh and Floyd Ballew.
Visitation is 6-8 p.m. Sunday at the church.
Smith-Jackson Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.

Myrtle B. West
Services for Myrtle Boring West, 70, of North Third Street, will be noon Monday at Preston-Pruitt Funeral Home by the Revs. Gary Story and Nathan Doneghy. Burial will be in Camp Nelson National Cemetery.
She died Thursday at Danville Centre for Health and Rehabilitation.
Born Feb. 3, 1928, in Boyle County, she was a daughter of the late Patrick and Rose Keaton. She was a former employee of Palm Beech and a private duty nurse. She was a member of Highland Christian Church and the widow of Charles A. ``Fred'' West.
Survivors include two sons, Mark and Kenneth West, both of Danville; three sisters, Pheida ``Tiny'' Neikirk, Rose ``Boots'' Boring, and Mary C. Taylor, all of Danville; and a granddaughter.
Pallbearers will be Bobby Hatfield, Monty Bryant Jr., and Monty Bryant Sr., Paul Eversole, Nathan Doneghy and Butch Taylor.
Visitation is 5-8 p.m. Sunday.
Memorials may go to Heritage Hospice or Boyle County Rescue Squad.

Louise Campbell
HARRODSBURG - Services for Louise Campbell, 82, of Beaumont Avenue, will be 11 a.m. Saturday at Alexander and Royalty Funeral Home by the Rev. Robert DeFoor. Burial will be in Spring Hill Cemetery.
She died Wednesday at home.
Born Oct. 3, 1915, in Mercer County, she was a daughter of the late Clifford and Myrtie Shewmaker Gibson. She was a homemaker and a member of Harrodsburg Baptist Church where she had served as a former RA leader. She was an election officer for 30 years at the Opera House precinct. She was a former Girl Scout leader, had served as president of the Harrodsburg High School PTA, was a former president of the Mercer County Homemakers and former advisory member of the committee to integrate the schools in the 1950s. She was the widow of Wallace O. Campbell.
Survivors include a son, Lonnie V. Campbell of Harrodsburg; a daughter, Jody Noel of Harrodsburg; a sister, Arthalina Leonard of Harrodsburg; four grandchildren; and three great-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by a son, Wallace O. Campbell Jr.
Visitation is 4-9 p.m. Friday and after 7 a.m. Saturday.
Memorials may go to Heritage Hospice, PO Box 1213, Danville, 40422.

Charles O. Cox
MORELAND - Services for Charles Oscar Cox, 72, of Junction City, will be 2 p.m. Saturday at W.L. Pruitt Funeral Home by the Rev. Wayne Stevens. Burial will be in Cream Ridge Cemetery.
He died Wednesday at University of Kentucky Chandler Medical Center.
Pallbearers will be Chuck Taylor, Jason Lucas, Dale, Elbert and Eddie Cox and Mike Sinkhorn.
Visitation is after 5 p.m. today.

Donald Shearer
LANCASTER - Services for Donald Shearer, 27, of Buckeye Road, will be 11 a.m. Saturday at Ramsey Funeral Home by the Revs. Daryl Hodge and Fred Hale. Burial will be in Lancaster Cemetery.
He died Wednesday at home due to a self-inflicted gun shot wound to the chest, according to Garrard County coroner Clyde Merida.
Born Feb. 17, 1971, in Garrard County, he was a son of Carl and Betty Johnson Shearer of Lancaster.
Other survivors include a brother, Gary Shearer of Lancaster; and maternal grandparents, Harold and Allie Gay Johnson of Garrard County.
Pallbearers will be Eric and Jeffrey Adams, Ron Jenson Jr., David Anderson and Joe and Jeff Shearer.
Visitation is 6-9 p.m. today.


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