Miscellaneous Henderson County, KY Obituaries

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George T. Sawyer Sr.

George T. Sawyer Sr., 68, Henderson, died at 3:55 a.m. Tuesday, March 9, 1999, at Methodist Hospital.

He was a member of Haven Pentecostal Church in Henderson and was a U.S. Army World War II veteran.

Survivors include his wife, Eva Lee; two daughters, Marilyn Sue Courtney of Uniontown and Carolyn Wright of Poole; two sons, George T. Sawyer Jr., and Charles Lee Sawyer, both of Henderson; two stepsons, John Glen Pryor of Madisonville, and Carl Wayne Pryor of White Plains, Ky.; two brothers, Carl Wesley Sawyer and John Sawyer Jr., both of Henderson; nine grandchildren; two great-grandchildren; nieces and nephews.

Services will be at 2 p.m. Thursday at Benton-Glunt Funeral Home. The Rev. Willard Clement will officiate. Burial will be in Fernwood Cemetery.

Friends may call from 2 to 8 p.m. today and after 8 a.m. Thursday at the funeral home.

Expressions of sympathy may take the form of contributions to Haven Pentecostal Church in Henderson.

Dorothy Adams

MORGANFIELD -- Dorothy Adams, 82, Morganfield, died at 4:50 a.m. Tuesday, March 9, 1999, at Morganfield Nursing and Rehab Center.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Bill, who died in 1974.

Survivors include two brothers, Nace Mason and Murray Mason, both of Sturgis.

Services will be at 1 p.m. Thursday at Whitsell Funeral Home in Morganfield. Burial will be in Pythian Ridge Cemetery in Sturgis.

Friends may call from 3 to 8 p.m. today and until service time Thursday at the funeral home.

Edward "Steve" Taylor

PROVIDENCE -- Edward "Steve" Taylor, 79, Providence, died at 9:50 a.m. Tuesday, March 9, 1999, at Regional Medical Center in Madisonville.

A World War II veteran, he had served on the Providence School Board for two terms and was a former president of the Shady Grove Cemetery Association. He was a member of Victory Baptist Church, Masonic Lodge No. 148, and the American Legion. He was also a member of Veterans of Foreign Wars No. 5484.

Survivors include his wife, Margaret; three daughters, Lisa Lucas of Dixon, Penny Cuddaback of Cadillac, Mich., and Peggy Davis of Moscow, Mo.; two sisters, Jeanetta Bohannon of Sarasota, Fla., and Bernice Villines of Paducah; five grandchildren, and one great-grandchild.

Services will be at 2 p.m. Friday at Melton Funeral Home in Providence. The Revs. Barry Cullen and Don Cottrell will officiate. Burial will be in Shady Grove Cemetery in Shady Grove.

Friends may call from 5 to 9 p.m. Thursday and after 8 a.m. Friday at the funeral home, where there will be a Masonic service at 7 p.m. Thursday.

Charlene R. Sutton

EVANSVILLE -- Charlene R. Sutton, 56, Evansville, died at 10:42 a.m. Monday, March 8, 1999, at St. Mary's Medical Center.

She owned and operated the Corner Inn in Elberfeld, Ind., and was a member of New Hope Pentecostal Church in Henderson. She formerly taught Sunday School at East End Tabernacle Church.

Survivors include her husband of 37 years, Roy; two sons, Chris Sutton of Evansville and Sgt. Troy Sutton of Germany; one stepdaughter, Carol Downs of Henderson; one sister, Sandra Cave of Evansville; four grandchildren; and one great-grandchild.

Services will be at 10 a.m. Friday at Browning Funeral Home in Evansville. The Rev. Tony Payne will officiate. Burial will be in Sunset Memorial Park.

Friends may call from 5 to 8 p.m. today and 3 to 8 p.m. Thursday at the funeral home.

Expressions of sympathy may take the form of contributions to St. Jude's Children's Hospital.

Paul Mauzy

Paul Mauzy, 79, Henderson, died at 11:30 p.m. Thursday, March 18, 1999, at Methodist Hospital.

A member of Bethel Baptist Church, he was a retired oil well pumper with Har-Ken Oil Company in Owensboro and a retired farmer. He was also a Mason.

He was preceded in death by his wife of 59 years, Emma J. Hazelwood Mauzy, who died April 11, 1998.

Survivors include two daughters, Molly Pendergraft of Henderson and Jenny Nunn of Hebbardsville; one grandchild; and two great-grandchildren.

Services will be at 2 p.m. Sunday at Rudy-Rowland Funeral Home. The Rev. Robert C. Hensley will officiate. Burial will be in Fairmont Cemetery.

Friends may call from 4 to 8 p.m. today and until service time Sunday at the funeral home.

Pallbearers will be Tommy Duckworth, Harry Clay Newman, Alvin Reeder, Truman Newman, W.D. Keach and Charles Keach.

Littie May Fedrick

Littie May Fedrick, 86, Henderson, died at 2:40 p.m. Thursday, March 18, 1999, at Medco Center of Henderson.

She was a member of East End Tabernacle.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Hubert "Huck" Fedrick.

Survivors include two daughters, Florence Edith Joyner of Henderson and Sharon D. Coleman of Tacoma, Wash.; two sons, Donald W. Fedrick and Ralph Fedrick, both of Tyler, Texas; 10 grandchildren; 11 great-grandchildren; two great-great-grandchildren; nieces and nephews.

Services will be at 2 p.m. Monday at Benton-Glunt Funeral Home. The Rev. Tony Payne will officiate. Burial will be in Springdale Cemetery in Sebree.

Friends may call from 1 to 8 p.m. Sunday and after 10 a.m. Monday at the funeral home.
 

Nathaniel "Pete" Johnson

CROFTON, Ky. -- Nathaniel "Pete" Johnson, 86, Crofton, died at 9:55 a.m. Wednesday, March 17, 1999, at Regional Medical Center in Madisonville.

He was a deacon at Moore's Chapel in Nortonville, Ky., where he was a Sunday school teacher, superintendent of Sunday school and treasurer of First District Association. He was also a member of the United Mineworkers of America.

Survivors include one sister, Viola Williams of Nortonville; nieces and nephews.

Services will be at 1 p.m. Monday at Princeton Street Baptist Church in Crofton. The Revs. Richard Qualls and G.B. Grinstead will officiate. Burial will be in Foster Garden Cemetery in Crofton.

Friends may call from 6 to 8 p.m. Sunday at the chapel of the Elliott Mortuary in Madisonville.

Jack Varble

MOUNT JULIET, Tenn. -- Jack Varble, 75, formerly of Henderson, died Thursday, March 18, 1999, at his home here.

A retired truck driver, he was a U.S. Navy World War II veteran.

Survivors include his wife, Rebecca Pruden Varble; two daughters, Bonnie Sawyer of Lebanon, Tenn., and Lesa Varble of Mount Juliet; two sons, Glenn Varble of Clarksville, Tenn., and Paul Varble of Goodlettsville, Tenn.; two sisters, Iva Hubbard of Owensboro and Sue Cockrill of Tuckerman, Ark.; one brother, John Varble of Owensboro; seven grandchildren; and three great-grandchildren.

Services will be at 1 p.m. Monday at Hermitage Funeral Home Chapel in Hermitage, Tenn. The Rev. Bill McRay will officiate. Entombment will be in Hermitage Memorial Gardens in Hermitage, Tenn.

Friends may call from 5 to 8 p.m. today and from 2 to 8 p.m. Sunday at Hermitage Funeral Home.

Tapp Funeral Home in Henderson is in charge of local arrangements.

Pallbearers will be Jeff Varble, Heath Durham, Josh Sawyer, Matt Sawyer, Billy Highland, Mike Irby and Damon Varble.

Carl "T." Frederick

Carl "T." Frederick, 75, Henderson, died at 4:12 p.m. Saturday, March 20, 1999, at Redbanks nursing home.

A U.S. Army World War II veteran, he was a member of Dayspring Church of God of Prophecy and was retired from the Henderson Fire Department.

Survivors include his wife of 53 years, Jean; three sons, Carl E. Frederick and Roger D. Frederick, both of Henderson, and Michael A. Frederick of Jacksonville, Fla.; two brothers, Carlos Frederick of Henderson and Jerry Frederick of Morganfield; five grandchildren; two great-grandchildren; nieces and nephews.

Arrangements are pending at Benton-Glunt Funeral Home.

Ann Messamore

UNIONTOWN -- Ann Messamore, 66, Uniontown, died at 12:14 p.m. Saturday, March 20, 1999, at Methodist Hospital in Henderson.

She had worked at Redbanks nursing home in Henderson and Grove Center Rest Home near Morganfield.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Harold, who died on Feb. 16, 1999.

Survivors include one daughter, Kathy Monsour of Morganfield; two sons, Gary Messamore of Uniontown and Frank Mathis of Henderson; one sister, Mary Wiggins of Bluford, Ill.; nine grandchildren; and one great-grandchild.

Arrangements are pending at Whitsell Funeral Home in Morganfield.

Delbert Bruce Adcox II

OWENSBORO -- Delbert Bruce Adcox II, 34, Owensboro, died at 2:35 a.m. Thursday, March 18, 1999, after an automobile accident in Reed.

He was a chef at Rookies Bar & Grill in Henderson.

Survivors include his fiancee, Wynema Shields of Owensboro; his parents, Delbert "Bruce" and Donna Kay Adcox of Jasper, Ind.; two sisters, Tessie Goad and Robin Adcox, both of Jasper; four brothers, Scott Adcox of Evansville and Brett Adcox, Shannon Adcox and Larry Adcox, all of Jasper; nieces and nephews.

Services will be at 7 p.m. today at Ziemer East Chapel in Evansville. Brother Garry Lanham will officiate.

Friends may call after 2 p.m. today at the funeral home.
 

Robert William "Bob" Chambers

EVANSVILLE -- Robert William "Bob" Chambers, 68, Evansville, died at 10:24 a.m. Friday, March 19, 1999, at Welborn Baptist Hospital here.

A U.S. Air Force veteran and a member of the Indiana National Guard, he was a 29-year member of Teamsters Local 215. He was also a member of First Christian Church in Evansville, Reed Masonic Lodge No. 316, Scottish Rite and Hadi Shrine Temple, where he was a charter member of the Motor Patrol and No Ruz Grotto. He had previously worked at Boone Funeral Home in Evansville.

Survivors include his wife, Shirley Dame Chambers; one daughter, Becky Sutton of Dixon; one son, Rick Chambers of Newburgh, Ind.; one sister, Marjory A. Chambers of Evansville; five grandchildren; and one great-grandchild.

Services will be at 1 p.m. Monday at Boone Funeral Home-5330 Washington Ave. The Revs. Mitch Stichler and Pat Cron will officiate. Burial will be in Park Lawn Cemetery in Evansville.

Friends may call from 2 to 8 p.m. today at the funeral home, where memorial services will be conducted by Reed Masonic Lodge No. 316 at 7 tonight.

Expressions of sympathy may take the form of contributions to the American Lung Association or the American Cancer Society.

Richard "Dick" Edward Smith

Richard "Dick" Edward Smith, 66, Henderson, died at 9:40 a.m. Wednesday, March 24, 1999, at his home.

A member of Airline Baptist Church, he was a painting contractor.

Survivors include his wife of 38 years, Phyllis; four daughters, Debbie Smithhart of Pompano Beach, Fla., Cindy Wilson of Morganfield, Christina Morris of Philadelphia and Julie Ann Wint of Robards; one son, Michael Smith of Pompano Beach. Fla.; one sister, Ramona McKenzie of Crown Point, Ind.; 11 grandchildren; and four great-grandchildren.

Memorial services will be held at a later date.

Friends may call from 4 to 8 p.m. Friday at Tapp Funeral Home.

Expressions of sympathy may take the form of contributions to St. Anthony's Hospice.

Chiquita Lane Buchanan

Chiquita Lane Buchanan, 52, Cairo, died at 6:03 a.m. Wednesday, March 24, 1999, at Methodist Hospital.

A member of Cairo United Methodist Church, she was a registered nurse at Methodist Hospital for 32 years. She received her associate degree in nursing from Henderson Community College in 1966.

Survivors include her husband of 33 years, Jerry R.; two sons, Jason Christopher Buchanan of Cairo and Jarrod Alton Buchanan of Henderson; her mother, Elsie Deena Culver of Cairo; one brother, James A. Culver of Henderson; one grandson; and two nieces.

Services will be at 2 p.m. Friday at Tapp Funeral Home. The Revs. Garnett Slone and Garry Polston will officiate. Burial will be in Roselawn Memorial Gardens.

Friends may call from 11 a.m. to 8 p.m. today and after 9 a.m. Friday at the funeral home.

Expressions of sympathy may take the form of contributions to the Cairo United Methodist Church Building Fund.

Annie M. Jenkins

MORGANFIELD -- Annie M. Jenkins, 85, Morganfield, died at 7:45 a.m. Wednesday, March 24, 1999, at her daughter's home here.

She was a member of Bordley Church of Christ.

She was preceded in death by her husband, I.C., who died in 1985, and a son, Lody Jenkins, who died in 1957.

Survivors include three daughters, Barbara Baker of Morganfield, Betty Holdridge of Tecumseh, Mich., and Reba Jones of Troy, Ohio; one son, Karl Jenkins of Princeton, Ky.; 11 grandchildren; and nine great-grandchildren.

Services will be at 1 p.m. Saturday at Whitsell Funeral Home in Morganfield. Brother Sam Belo will officiate. Burial will be in Boxville Cemetery in Boxville, Ky.

Friends may call from 5 to 8 p.m. Friday and until service time Saturday at the funeral home.

Carla Hopgood

MORGANFIELD -- Carla Hopgood, 45, died at 12:50 p.m. Wednesday, March 24, 1999, at her home here from complications of cancer.

Survivors include her husband, Steve; two daughters, Beth Denney of Morganfield and Tinsley Hopgood at home; her parents, Francis Marion and June Adamson of Morganfield; two sisters, Marla Owens of Henderson and Janet Hollins of Concord, N.H.; five brothers, Francis Marion Adamson Jr. of Portland, Ore., Stan Adamson of Morganfield, Melton Adamson of Newburgh, Ind., Lynn Adamson of Kuwait, and Craig Adamson of Irving, Texas; and one grandchild.

Services will be at 10 a.m. Saturday at Christian Church in Morganfield. The Rev. Gary Turner will officiate. Burial will be in Odd Fellows Cemetery in Morganfield.

Friends may call from 5 to 9 p.m. today and after 8 a.m. Saturday at Whitsell Funeral Home in Morganfield.

Expressions of sympathy may take the form of contributions to St. Anthony's Hospice.


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