Obituaries May 19, 1998
Samuel Givens ``Gip'' Ingram
HARRODSBURG - Services for Samuel Givens ``Gip'' Ingram, 95, a former
Harrodsburg businessman, will be 11 a.m. Thursday at McClellen Funeral
the Rev. David Hartman. Burial will be in Spring Hill Cemetery.
He died Sunday at Tanbark Health Care Center, Lexington.
He was a co-owner of Ingram Buick Company and served as president of
Mercer County National Bank, 1963-77. He also was a member and past president
Harrodsburg Rotary Club and a Paul Harris Fellow.
He was a graduate of Columbia Military Academy, Columbia, Tenn., and
attended University of Kentucky, where he was a member of Sigma Nu Fraternity.
Born March 17, 1903, in Harrodsburg, he was a son of the late James
T. and Fannie Terhune Ingram. He was a member of Harrodsburg Baptist Church.
Survivors include his wife, Ruth Ingram of Lexington; a son, James
G. Ingram of Harrodsburg; a daughter, Genie Whayne of Lexington; six grandchildren;
Pallbearers will be Greg Souder, Paul Oliverio, Mark Olive, Tom Whayne,
Dr. Nick Dedman and Tebbs Moore.
Visitation will be 3-5 and 7-9 p.m. Wednesday.
Memorials may go to James B. Haggin Memorial Hospital Foundation or
Roy K. Brown
LIBERTY - Roy Keith Brown, 29, of Richmond, formerly of Liberty, died
Sunday at University of Kentucky Chandler Medical Center of a self-inflicted
Born Feb. 22, 1969, in Richmond, he was a son of Kenneth and Louise
Haggard Brown of Liberty. He was an employee of Exide Battery in Richmond.
Other survivors include three children, Brandon, Ashley and Kota Brown,
all of Liberty; two sisters, Paula Vanderpool of Richmond and Rebecca May
Lexington; three brothers, Kevin Brown of Proctor, Ark., Barry Brown
of Anderson S.C., and Richard Brown of Nicholasville.
Services will be 2 p.m. Wednesday at McKinney-Brown Funeral Home by
the Rev. Clifford Dehart. Burial will be in Caney Fork Cemetery.
Visitation is after 6 p.m. today.
Kathleen C. Drye
Services for Kathleen Compton Drye, 79, of Cloverdale Drive, will be
2 p.m. Wednesday at Stith Funeral Home by the Rev. Lynn Malone. Burial
will be in Danville
She died Sunday at Ephraim McDowell Regional Medical Center.
Pallbearers will be Buell Reed, David Horne, Lewis Ellis, Ancel Shepherd,
Vernon McMillin and K.R. Gordon.
Visitation is after 5 p.m. today.
Memorials may go to Gideons International or Junction City United Methodist
R. Wickliffe Wood
Services for R. Wickliffe Wood Jr., 74, of Patrician Place, will be
11 a.m. Wednesday at First Baptist Church by the Revs. Tim Mathis, Robert
Woods. Burial will be in Bellevue Cemetery.
He died Saturday at Ephraim McDowell Regional Medical Center.
Pallbearers will be Howard Nolan, Dean Yeiser, Cecil Wheeler, Charlie
Green, Paul Chandler, Earl Burnside, Connie Horne and Sherwin King.
Visitation will be 4-8 p.m. today at Stith Funeral Home.
Memorials may go to Baptist Safe Missions, P.O. Box 144, Livermore,
STANFORD - Services for Edna Hazlett, 72, of Cotton Avenue, will be
2 p.m. Wednesday at Fox Funeral Home by Virgil Horseman and Andy Baker.
be in Buffalo Springs Cemetery.
She died Sunday at the home of her daughter in Danville.
Born Dec. 19, 1925, in Lincoln County, she was a daughter of the late
Joseph A. and Annie M. Vest Hazlett. She was a retired 43-year employee
of Palm Beach
Co., and a member of Stanford Church of Christ. She was the widow of
Robert E. Hazlett.
Survivors include two sons, John E. Hazlett of Nashville, Tenn., and
William D. Hazlett of Lancaster; a daughter, Ann Allen of Danville; a brother,
William E. Hazlett
of Stanford; a sister, Annie Steele Francis of Wichita, Kan.; seven
grandchildren; and five great-grandchildren.
Pallbearers will be Garry Allen Jr., John D. Hazlett, Christopher Summons,
Dennis Weiskircher, Jack Galloway and Garry Allen Sr.
Visitation is 6-9 p.m. today.
Obituaries May 20, 1998
John H. Hale
John Henry Hale, 81, of Sixth Street, died Tuesday at Ephraim McDowell
Regional Medical Center after a short illness. He was the husband of Lizzie
Arrangements are incomplete at Smith-Jackson Funeral Home.
LEXINGTON - Laura Perkins Braithwaite, 34, of Palisades Road, died
Sunday of a self-inflicted gunshot wound, according to Mercer County Coroner
Born in Cleveland, Ohio, she was a daughter of Sharon Cook Perkins
of Lexington and the late John R. Perkins. She was an accountant at Trim
Other survivors include her husband, Jeremy P. Braithwaite; two sisters,
Melissa P. Ridgeway of Indianapolis, Ind., and Karon P. Senn of Columbus,
Services will be 6 p.m. Thursday at W.R. Milward Mortuary-Southland.
Visitation is 6-9 p.m. today and after 3 p.m. Thursday.
John T. Beldon
MORELAND - John Thomas Elwood Beldon, 12, of Hustonville, died Tuesday
at University of Kentucky Chandler Medical Center of injuries sustained
in a horse
Born March 24, 1986, in Boyle County, he was a son of John C. Beldon
of Liberty and Lavern Roberts Beldon of Hustonville. He was a student at
Other survivors include a sister, Michelle Beldon of Hustonville; stepmother,
Shirlene Propes Beldon of Liberty; maternal grandmother, Glenda Hill of
grandfather, Darrell Hill of Stanford; maternal grandfather, Larry
Roberts of Bryantsville; step grandmother, Pauline Roberts of Bryantsville;
Mary Strother of Moreland.
Services will be 2 p.m. Thursday at W.L. Pruitt Funeral Home by the
Rev. Cleo Cox. Burial will be in Reed Cemetery, Casey County.
Pallbearers will be Hansel and Bobby Propes, Phillip Richards, Darrell
Hill II, Mitchell Adams and Donald Snow.
Visitation is 4-9 p.m. today.
William T. Case
WAYNESBURG - William Thomas Case, 70, of Indianapolis, Ind., formerly
of Waynesburg, died Tuesday at Community East Hospital.
Born Oct. 1, 1927, in Elmwood, Ohio, he was a son of the late Forest
L. and Edith F. Humphries Case. He was an owner and operator of Vans Tavern
years. He was an Army veteran of World War II and a member of United
Midget Racing Association for 30 years.
Survivors include his wife, Wilma Spaw Case; and a sister, Shirley
Brown of Cincinnati, Ohio.
Services will be 2 p.m. Friday at Barnett & Demrow Funeral Home
by the Rev. Monte Carney. Burial will be at Pilot Cemetery with military
rites by Caswell
Saufley American Legion Post 18.
Visitation will be 5-8 p.m. today at Shirley Brothers Funeral Home;
and noon-2 p.m. Friday at Barnett & Demrow Funeral Home.
Ronnie W. Denny
CRAB ORCHARD - Ronnie W. Denny, 52, of Hwy. 643, died Tuesday at his
home of natural causes.
Born July 13, 1945, in Lincoln County, he was a son of Peyton Denny
of Crab Orchard and the late Liza Mullins Denny. He was a farmer and carpenter.
Other survivors include a son, Calvin Denny of Brodhead; two sisters,
Rosetta Braley of Crab Orchard and Lucille Muse of Williamstown; four brothers,
Denny and Ray Denny, both of Crab Orchard, Leroy Denny of West Chester,
Ohio, and Arthur Denny of Norwood, Ohio.
Services will be 11 a.m. Friday at McKnight-Martin Funeral Home by
the Rev. Murl Caudill. Burial will be in Friendship Baptist Church Cemetery
Visitation will be after 6 p.m. Thursday.
Bertie E. Reed
LANCASTER - Bertie Estes Reed, 92, of Dayton, Ohio, died Monday at
Franciscan Medical Center, Dayton.
Born Aug. 2, 1905, in Estill County, she was a daughter of the late
Newton and Emerine Abner Estes. She was a homemaker and a Baptist.
Survivors include her husband, Oscar Reed; a sister, Katherine Ross
of Indianapolis, Ind., two grandchildren; five great-grandchildren; and
great-great-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by a daughter,
Emma Lee Gay.
Services will be 2 p.m. Thursday at Ramsey Funeral Home by the Rev.
Zora Oliver. Burial will be in Lancaster Cemetery.
Pallbearers are Tommy and Bobby Tudor, Billy and Bobby Estes, Nelson
and Charles Tudor.
Visitation is 6-9 p.m. today.
Josephine B. Taylor
Services for Josephine Grace Burdette Taylor, 88, of Grant Street,
will be 10 a.m. Friday at Preston-Pruitt Funeral Home by the Rev. Mark
Payton. Burial will be in
She died Monday at Ephraim McDowell Regional Medical Center.
Born March 14, 1910, in Jessamine County, she was a daughter of the
late Samuel and Mary Lou Carter Burdette. She was a retired employee of
Hospital and a member of Doctor's Fork Baptist Church. She was the
widow of Ernest M. Taylor.
Survivors include her daughter, Anna Lou Wilcher of Danville; a sister,
Lorraine Martin of Lexington; six grandchildren; and four great-grandchildren.
Pallbearers will be James and Pam Wilcher, Jo Claunch, Katina Harding,
Billy Fain and Terry Burdette.
Honorary pallbearers are Joshua Wilcher and Jimmy Claunch.
Visitation is 4-8 p.m. Thursday.
WAYNESBURG - Delores Adams, 55, of Eubank, died Monday at St. Joseph
She died Monday at St. Joseph Hospital, Lexington.
Born March 6, 1933, in Letcher County, she was a daughter of Cinda
Whitaker Adams of Pikeville and the late Crocarr Adams. She was a retired
teacher and the
widow of the late Rex D. Blair.
Survivors include two daughters, Bonita Blair of Lexington and Madena
Blair of Eubank; a brother, Allen K. Adams of Jeremiah; a sister, Angeletta
Pikeville; three grandchildren; and a great-grandchild.
Services will be 6 p.m. Thursday at Barnett & Demrow Funeral Home.
Burial will be in Friendship Cemetery, Ellison Ridge.
Visitation will be 5 p.m. until time of service Thursday.
LIBERTY - Services for Marie Durham, 89, of Calvary Ridge Community,
will be 11 a.m. Thursday at Bartle Funeral Home by the Revs. Wayne Naylor
Carman. Burial will be in Mount Calvary Cemetery.
She died Tuesday at Fort Logan Hospital.
Born April 16, 1909, in Casey County, she was a daughter of the late
Logan and Leona Watson Goforth. She was a homemaker and a member of House
and the widow of Coker Durham.
Survivors include two sons, Kenneth and Shannon Durham, both of Yosemite;
a daughter, Deva Vance of Yosemite; two brothers, Marcus and Clifton Goforth,
both of Yosemite; three sisters, Ethel Barnett and Bonnie Durham, both
of Yosemite, and Parker O'Neal of Alabama; eight grandchildren; 12 great-grandchildren;
and five step-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by a son, Edward
Pallbearers will be Mike, Ed and Kenny Durham, Ezekiel Smith, Joe Gribbins
and Donnie Goforth.
Visitation is after 5 p.m. today.
Dorothy N. Prewitt
STANFORD - Services for Dorothy Naylor Prewitt, 61, of Court Street,
Lawrenceburg, will be 11 a.m. Thursday at Fox Funeral Home by the Rev.
Hamrick. Burial will be in Buffalo Springs Cemetery.
She died Monday at Good Samaritan Hospital, Lexington.
Born Oct. 5, 1936, in Lincoln County, she was a daughter of the late
John and Mary Plummer Naylor. She was a former K-Mart food service employee
member of Sand Springs Baptist Church.
Survivors include two sons, Bobby Prewitt of Springfield and William
Prewitt of Lexington; six brothers, John L. Naylor Jr. of Burgin, Kenneth
Naylor of Eubank,
Jim Naylor of New Port Richey, Fla., Larry Naylor of Gainesville, Fla.,
Willie Naylor of Crab Orchard and Tommy Naylor of Lancaster; two sisters,
Zipperer of New Port Richey and Shirley Elliott of Burnside; and two
Visitation is 6-9 p.m. today.
Obituaries May 22, 1998
Gary L. Bricken Jr.
SPRINGFIELD - Gary Lee Bricken Jr., 33, of Lexington, formerly of Washington
County, died Wednesday at his home of natural causes.
Born May 21, 1964, in Lebanon, he was a son of Diana Padgett Teater
of Springfield and the late Gary L. Bricken Sr. He attended Washington
Other survivors include his step-father, Russell Teater of Springfield;
a brother, William G. Bricken of New Philadelphia, Ohio; maternal grandparents,
Viola Bricken of Perryville; and paternal grandfather, Alvin Padgett
A memorial service will be held later.
Carey & Son Funeral Home will be in charge of arrangements.
Donald P. Walton
Graveside services for Donald Perry Walton, 64, of Farmington, N.C.,
formerly of Lexington, were scheduled for 1 p.m. today at Bellevue Cemetery
by the Rev.
Tom Lane and with military rites by American Legion Boyle Post 46.
He died Tuesday at Davie County Hospital, Mocksville, N.C.
Pallbearers will be Roy, Stanley, Gerald, Doug, Michael and Mark Walton.
There will be no visitation.
Preston-Pruitt Funeral Home is in charge of local arrangements.
Memorials may go to American Heart Association or American Cancer Society.
Obituaries May 24, 1998
Benjamin Bright Moran
Benjamin Bright Moran, 18, of Lexington Road, died Saturday from injuries
sustained in an automobile accident.
He was a graduating senior at Lexington Catholic High School. He was
a member of the Presbyterian Church and served on the Youth Council. He
was a member
of the `Y' club at Lexington Catholic and the Kentucky Youth Assembly.
He was also a member of the Kentucky United Nations Association and a member
Kentucky-Tennessee Walking Horse Association. He was also a soccer
player and volunteered at Friendship House, Ephraim McDowell Regional Medical
and Clays Mill Elementary School in Lexington. He had been accepted
and planned to attend Eckerd College in St. Petersburg, Fla.
Born May 17, 1980, in Frankfurt, West Germany, he was the son of Drs.
Katherine Letcher Bright and Daniel John Moran.
Other survivors include a sister, Julia Bright Moran of Danville; his
grandparents, Bob and Pat Bright of Danville and numerous other family
Services will be 11 a.m. Tuesday at the Presbyterian Church by the
Revs. Thomas Farmer and Paul Prabell. Burial will be in Bellevue Cemetery.
Visitation will be after 4 p.m. Monday.
Memorials may go to the Benjamin Bright Moran Scholarship for Youth
Volunteers in care of Greg Caudill, Farmer's National Bank; the Youth Ministry
Presbyterian Church or the Central Kentucky Wildlife Refuge.
Stith Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.
Nannie Hays Cocanougher
Nannie Hays Cocanougher, 89, formerly of 1020 Melrose Drive, died Saturday
at Friendship House.
She was a retired saleswoman for Hub Frankel and a member of Lexington
Avenue Baptist Church.
Born June 4, 1908, in Washington County, she was the daughter of the
late Nelson and Emma Bagwell Hays. She was the widow of Truman Cocanougher.
She attended Western Kentucky University.
Survivors include her daughter, Emajo Carlton of Danville, and one
Graveside services will be held at 2:30 p.m. Tuesday at the Bethlehem
Baptist Church Cemetery, Washington County.
Visitation will be noon until 1:30 at Stith Funeral Home.
Memorials may be made to the American Cancer Society.
HARRODSBURG- Foley Lingerfelt, 75, of 135 South Peach Street, Burgin,
died Thursday at James B. Haggin Memorial Hospital.
She was retired from Kentucky State Hospital and Shaker Village of
Pleasant Hill. She was a member of the Pleasant Grove Christian Church.
Born July 29, 1922, in Garrad County, she was the daughter of the late
Charles H. and Lillian Godsney Pope. She was the widow of Jess Lingerfelt.
Brenda Ann Sanders, preceded her in death.
Survivors include two sons, Donald Lee Sanders of Harrodsburg and William
Thomas Sanders of Lexington; four sisters, Phyllis Hester and Dorothy Gleason,
of Louisville, Joy Nutter of Ohio and Aileen Humphries of Chicago;
three grandchildren, and seven great-grandchildren.
Services will be 2 p.m. today at the Alexander & Royalty Funeral
Home by the Rev. Paul Readnour. Burial will be in the Burgin Memorial Gardens.
Visitation will be after 7 a.m. today.
Margaret Michelle Traver
LANCASTER - Margaret Michelle Traver, 27, of Pin Oak Drive in Frankfort,
died Thursday from injuries sustained in a traffic accident in Scott County.
Born November 19, 1970, in Garrard County, she was the daughter of
Billy Joe Davis of Nicholasville and Helen Wolf of Hartford, Mass.
Survivors include two sons, Steven Doan Lockaby of Nicholasville and
Jason Traver of Lake Allen, Fla.; three daughters, Jessica Marie Traver
of Lake Allen, Fla.,
Crystal Ann Traver of Nicholasville, and Melody Gray Poole of Frankfort;
and one brother, Wilbur Smith of Anchorage, Alaska.
Arrangements are incomplete at Ramsey Funeral Home, Lancaster.
Anthony ``Tony'' Rosel Sr.
MORELAND - Anthony ``Tony'' Rosel Sr. died of natural causes Friday
at Ephraim McDowell Regional Medical Center.
He was retired from North American Phillips. He was a World War II
Army veteran and a member of St. Patrick's Catholic Church, Junction City.
Born April 20, 1927, in Boyle County, he was the son of Anna Rosel
Survivors also include one daughter, Anna Lee Glass of Louisville;
one son, Anthony ``Tony'' Rosel II of Harrodsburg; and four grandchildren.
He is also survived
by his long-time companion, Elizabeth Pleasants and family.
Pallbearers will be Eddie Martin, Sam Martin, George Powell, Gary Pleasants,
C.J. Lane, Bill Wood and Paul Campbell.
Services will be 10 a.m. Monday at St. Patrick's Catholic Church, Junction
City, by the Rev. Paul Prabell. Burial will be in St. Patrick's Cemetery.
Visitation will be after 4 p.m. and prayer service will be held at
8 p.m. today at W.L. Pruitt Funeral Home.
James Vernon Pemberton
MORELAND - James Vernon Pemberton, 65, died Saturday at Stanford House
Born Aug. 24, 1932, in Casey County, he was the son of the late Jess
R. Pemberton and Mable Hughes Pemberton. He was a retired steelworker and
a member of
the Pentecostal church.
He is also survived by his wife, Jean Gill of Moreland; three sons,
DeWayne Pemberton and Michael Lee Pemberton, both of Lexington, and Jimmy
Pemberton of Iowa Park, Texas; three sisters, Brenda Dwight and Vonda
Allen, both of Portage, Ind., and Veda Heuchin of Merritt Island, Fla.;
and two brothers,
Bobby Pemberton of Moreland and Ronald Pemberton of Hobart, Ind.; and
Services will be held 2 p.m. Tuesday at W.L. Pruitt Funeral Home by
the Rev. Conley Tirey. Burial will be in Hustonville Cemetery.
Pallbearers will be Paul Rice, Billy Rice, Harold McCowan, Micheal
Lee Pemberton Jr., Merle Robertson and James Thomas Wilburn Sr.
Visitation will be after 4 p.m. Monday.
PERRYVILLE - Edward Bottom, 70, 207 Sheridan Drive, died Saturday at
his home, apparently of a heart attack.
He was a retired member of the Boyle County Board of Education. He
was a deacon of the Pleasant Hill Baptist Church. He was also a member
of the National
Horseshoe Pitchers Association.
Born July 20, 1927, in Washington County, he was son of the late Allen
and Iva Bottom.
Survivors include his wife, Beatrice Begley Bottom; one daughter, Phyllis
Wright of Danville; two sons, Lynn Bottom of Danville and Rick Bottom of
sisters, Frances Milburne, Mattie Russell and Mickey Holtby, all of
Louisville, Ruby Curtsinger of Lebanon and Joesephine Bugg of Harrodsburg;
Melvin Bottom and Billy Gene Bottom, both of Perryville; seven grandchildren,
three great-grandchildren and 17 step-grandchildren.
Services will be held 11 a.m. Monday at Wilder Funeral home by the
Rev. Robert Schockley. Burial will be in Hillcrest Cemetery.
Pallbearers will be Bobby Joe Wheeler, Bill Reece, Jake Burns, Carroll
Webb, A.L. Crain, Denny Cocanougher, Billy Preston and Jerry Brummett.
Visitation will be 6-9 p.m. today.
Memorials may go to the American Diabetes Foundation.
WAYNESBURG - Victor Rogers, 70, of Greenbriar Road, Waynesburg, died
Friday at Ephraim McDowell Regional Medical Center.
He was a supervisor for L.E. Myers in Chicago and an Army veteran of
the Korean War. He was a member of Pleasant Point Baptist Church.
Born Dec. 6, 1927, he was the son of the late Claude Rogers and the
late Peachie Terry Rogers.
Survivors include his wife, Alice Hubbard Rogers; two brothers, Scottie
Rogers and Gene Rogers, both of Cincinnati; five sisters, Frances Ledford
Colo., Katherine West, Patricia Knechtly and Frieda Wall, all of Cincinnati,
and Dorothy Rogers of Waynesburg
Services will be held 2 p.m. Monday at Barnett & Demrow Funeral
Home by the Rev. Bill Rhodus. Burial will be at Pleasant Point Cemetery.
Visitation will be Monday after 9 a.m.
Memorials may go to Waynesburg Area Rescue Squad.
Anna Mae McCowan Daugherty
Services for Anna Mae McCowan Daugherty, 91, of Charleston Health Care
Center, will be 1 p.m. Wednesday at St. James AME Church by the Rev. Keith
Mayes Sr. Burial will be in Hilldale Cemetery.
She died Friday at Ephraim McDowell Regional Medical Center after a
Born Aug. 6, 1906, in Boyle County, she was a daughter of the late
Clarence and Ella McCowan. She was a member of the St. James AME Church
where she was
the president of the Boosters Club. She was the widow Charles L. Daugherty.
She is survived by one daughter, June Yvonne Daugherty Christy; three
sons, Randall Terry Daugherty of Dayton, Ohio, and Clarence Everett Daugherty
Maurice Daugherty, both of Danville; and three brothers, Lindsey, Archie
and Matthew McCowan; and two sisters, Edna McCowan Williams and Alma
McCowan, all of Danville. She is also survived by 15 grandchildren
and 27 great-grandchildren.
Smith-Jackson Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.
Her grandsons will be pallbearers.
Visitation will be 6-8 p.m. Tuesday at the church.
Services for Elizabeth Bright, 83, of 607 S. Second Street, will be
at noon Tuesday at Smith-Jackson Funeral Home Chapel by the Rev. Herbert
Burial will be in Hilldale cemetery.
She died Thursday at Ephraim McDowell Regional Medical Center after
a short illness. She was a member of the Predestinarian Church in Chicago.
She was a
Born July 4, 1914, in Hopkinsville, she was the daughter of the late
Lucy and Sink Hooks.
She is survived by two brothers, Arthur Hooks and Samuel Whitlock,
both of Chicago, and one daughter, Suella Walker of Danville.
Pallbearers will be George Walker, Freddy Walker, Raymond Huston, Willie
Allen, June Christy and Jack Bowman.
Visitation will be one hour before services Tuesday.
Victoria Upton Evans
HARRODSBURG - Services for Victoria Upton Evans, 96, of 415 College
Manor, will be 4:30 p.m. today at Alexander and Royalty Funeral Home by
Ernest Martin and Rick Snyder. Burial will be in Spring Hill Cemetery.
She died Thursday at her home.
Born March 10, 1902, she was the daughter of the late John R. and Mary
Margaret Carmickle Upton. She was retired as a nurse's aide from Kentucky
Hospital and James B. Haggin Memorial Hospital. She was a member of
the Harrodsburg Baptist Church. She was the widow of D.E. Evans.
She is survived by one son, J.T. Evans of Danville; one daughter, Jewell
Ballard of Harrodsburg; five grandchildren, 12 great-grandchildren and
Pallbearers will be Evan Casey, Jamey Casey, Dan Conrad, Kipp Ballard,
Wayne Hungate, H.T. Logue, Robert Larmour and Todd Gilkison.
Visitation will be after 7 a.m. today.
George Bernard Midden Jr.
CYNTHIANA - Services for George Bernard Midden Jr., 72, of Millersburg
Pike will be held 11 a.m. Monday at St. Edward Catholic Church by the Rev.
Brinker. Burial will be in St. Edward Cemetery.
He died Friday at Harrison Memorial Hospital.
Born June 22, 1925, he was a son of the late George Bernard Sr. and
Minnie Keller Midden. He was a World War II Navy veteran and a member of
Catholic Church. He was preceded in death by a sister, Georgia Brecher,
and a brother, Joseph Midden.
Survivors include his wife, Frances J. Midden of Cynthiana; a daughter,
Mary Frances Melton of Danville; three sisters, Helen Mehler of Louisville,
Ruth Box of
Cynthiana and Ann Sweeney of Cincinnati; and two grandchildren.
Visitation will be from 4-9 p.m. today at Ware Funeral Home.
Memorials may go to St. Edward School or favorite charity.