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Lincoln County, Ky Obituaries File #13

Submitted By:  Carole French DiSanto

 

ADAMS, Addie M. Tankersley                                    ADAMS, Arnold G.                                         ADAMS, Kenneth

ANDERSON, Cecil R.                                                ANDERSON, Virgil                                         ANTLE, Clara Ramsey (Sutton)

BAUGHMAN, John, Jr.                                               BELCHER, Pearl Todd                                    BERKES, Ida Bolin

BLAKEY, Jimmy D.                                                    CAUDILL, George Hobert                              COFFMAN, Linzie Thomas

COFFMAN, William Dwight                                        COLEMAN, Georgia Jones                             COMBS, Grover Cecil “Nick”

CRAWFORD, Harry                                                   DERRY, Frankie Leo                                       ELAM, Pearl Mae Kidwell

ELLIOTT, George                                                       FIELDS, Franklin Delano                                 FLETCHER, James Newton

GOOD, Stewart Jack                                                   GOODPASTER, Debra A. Vanarsdall             GUSTIN, Patsy Todd

HOWELL, Edna Faye Belcher                                     HUMPHREY, Sylvia Marie                              JONES, William Bright

KIDD, Charles Taylor                                                  KIDD, Laura Griffin                                         KIDD, Mrs Ollie Blevins

KING, Mary M. Baugh                                                LEACH, James Delbert                                    LEWIS, Hadgie Henry

McKNIGHT, David Darrell                                          MILLER, Leona F.                                          MONTOOTH, Shonda Maddox

MURPHY, Verna Petrey                                              NAPIER, Elizabeth Simpson                             NEWTON, Dovie Smith

OAKS, Wanda Meyer                                                 OLIVER, Doris Hooker                                   PADGETT, Jackie Padgett

PALMETER, George W.                                             PERRINE, Opal. O.Zickefoose                        PHILLIPS, Reed E.

PHILLIPS, Sharon A. Todd                                         REED, Luther Henry                                        ROUSE, Lillian Powell

RUSSELL, Evelyn Grubbs                                           SAMPSON, Robert Pitts Sr.                            SAYLOR, Alonzo

SAYLOR, Walter                                                        SCOTT, David A.                                            SHANNON, Bessie Carrier

SIMS, Russell L.                                                          SINGLETON, Harold                                      SMALLWOOD, Joda Jr.

SPOONAMORE, Ernest F.                                         STAMPER, Evelyn. Reynolds                          STAPLES, Myrtle B. Hopson

TERRY, Raymond L.                                                   TEWMEY, Laura M. Goodpaster                    TURPIN, Dolly Mae Payton

VANOVER, Ralph Vernon                                          VEST, Roscoe                                                 VICE, Patience

VINYARD, Alvin                                                         WALLS, Ida Cunningham                                WEDDLE, Helen Burton

YEARY, Opal A. Todd                                                 ZWAHLEN, Samuel Alfred                 

 

 

 

   Feb. 3, 2004 – Tuesday  Advocate Messenger

ADAMS, Addie M.                                                               d. 30 Jan. 2004

STANFORD - Services for Addie M. Adams, 87, of Stanford, will be 2 p.m. Monday at Stanford Baptist Church by the Rev. Max Hester. Burial will be in Lancaster Cemetery. She died Friday at her residence. Born March 19, 1916, in Garrard County, she was the daughter of the late John and Emma Lear Tankersley. She was the widow of Milton Adams.

She was a farmer and landowner for more than 50 years, and was a homemaker. She was a member of Stanford Baptist Church. She was preceded in death by a son, J.W. "Dub" Adams, and a grandson, Donald K. Adams. Survivors include a son, Donald Adams of Stanford; a daughter, Emma Kidd of Somerset; seven grandchildren; 16 great-grandchildren; and five great-great-grandchildren. Pallbearers will be Jimmy, Bobby, Milton and Robbie Adams, Bob Marshbanks and Darrell Todd. Honorary pallbearers will be George O. Spoonamore, Mike Bertram, Ed Land  and Jimmy Estridge. Visitation is 6-9 p.m. today at Spurlin Funeral Home. Memorials may go to Heritage Hospice of Danville.

      March 11, 2004  - Thursday

ADAMS, Arnold G.

HARRODSBURG - Arnold Gene Adams, 46, of National Park, NJ., died Friday in National Park. Born Jan. 9, 1958, in Harrodsburg, he was the son of the late Andy and Gracie Harrison Adams. He was a self-employed telecommunications specialist. Survivors include a daughter, Amanda Starr Adams of Junction City; three sisters, Geri Bradshaw of Harrodsburg, Verna Stine of Burgin, and Mildred Stagner of Harrodsburg; and his fiance, Karen Williams of New Jersey. Services are 1:30 p.m. today at Ransdell Funeral Chapel by Larry Moore. Burial will be in Spring Hill Cemetery.

 

            August 18, 2002 – Sunday

ADAMS, Kenneth

Kenneth Adams, 62, of Harding Street, died Friday at his home.

Born Sept. 6, 1939, in Elmwood, Ohio, he was the son of Mae Virginia

Fredrick Adams of Danville and the late Carl Adams. He was a self-employed

Tree trimmer and had formerly worked on high power lines in Indiana. He

was a veteran of the U.S. Navy.

 

Additional survivors include his wife, Imogene Milner Adams of Kings

Mountain; a son, Timmy Adams of Yosemite; three daughters, Tammy Cornett, of Junction City,

Pam Ryan of Stanford and Sandy Combs of Eubank; three sisters, Sue Houp, Violet Rogers and

 Beverly Langford, all of Danville;

Four brothers, Jimmy C. and Mike Adams, both of Danville, Freddie Adams of

New Durham, N.H., and Roger Adams of Kings Mountain; and six grandchildren.

Services will be 11 a.m. Tuesday at Stith Funeral Home by the Rev.

Eddie Dye. Burial will be in Grove Ridge Baptist Church Cemetery, Casey County.

 

   April 23, 1997    Wednesday

ANDERSON, Cecil R.
Born: 26 March 1911  Lincoln County Ky.
Died: Tue Apr 15, 1997 Regency Health center, Louisville
Age: 86
Resided: Louisville, formerly of Washington Co.
Parents: Clayton Anderson and Jennie Davis (dec'd)
Spouse(s): Frances Cheser Anderson, Louisville
Son(s): Manuel H. Anderson, Louisville; John D. Anderson, Crestwood
Grandchild(ren): 6
Brother(s):  Shirley Anderson, Ooltewah TN and Sterling Anderson, Lexington
Sister(s): Beatrice Bodner and Bertha Phillips, Junction City; Geneva Bunch, Middletown OH
Occupation/Profession: Retired bus driver, Louisville Transit Co.
Member: Highview Baptist Church, Louisville
Arrangements: McAfee Funeral Home, Louisville
Burial: Sat Apr 19, 1997 Willisburg Cemetery, Willisburg

 

     April 16, 2003- Wednesday

ANDERSON, Virgil

LANCASTER -- Services for Virgil Anderson, 79, of Crab Orchard will be 2 P.m., Thursday, at Ramsey Funeral Home, 
by the Revs. Billy Pack and Billy Estes. Burial will be in Paint Lick Cemetery.  He died Monday at Ephraim McDowell Regional 
Medical Center.  Born April 4, 1924, in Garrard County, he was the son of the late Edward and Ida Poynter Anderson. He 
was a retired farmer, a World War II Army veteran and a member of Good Hope Baptist Church.  Survivors include his wife, 
Elsie Frye Anderson; six sons, Claude, Jerry, Larry, Danny, Eddie and Bobby Anderson, all of Lancaster; four daughters, 
Patricia Goins of Louisville, and Charlotte Montgomery, Sue Coleman and Ruby Lear, all of Lancaster; a brother, Robert 
Anderson of Lancaster; three sisters, Mary Boyd of Lancaster, and Berdetta Trent and Parie Yates, both of Danville; 15 
grandchildren; and five great-grandchildren.  Pallbearers will be Jerry Poynter, Billy Joe Arnold, Charles Hammonds, 
Arthur Gaffney, Shirley Lear and Buddy Rogers. Honorary pallbearers are Buddy Maupin, Tommy Barnes, Gary Shell, 
G.B. Shell, Donald Lear and Randy Prewitt.

 

       December 12, 2002- Thursday

ANTLE, Clara Ramsey (Sutton)

LANCASTER -- Services for Clara Ramsey Sutton Antle, 86, of Lexington,

formerly of Lancaster, were 1 p.m. today at Ramsey Funeral Home by the

Rev. Charles Cooper and Tom Ditto. Burial will be in Lancaster Cemetery.

 

She died Tuesday at Lexington Center for Health and Rehabilitation.

Born Oct. 9, 1916, in Marshall, N.C., she was the daughter of the late

Riley G. and Carrie Clemmons Ramsey. She was a former owner of Sutton's

Jewelry in Lancaster, and a member of Christ United Methodist Church.

She was the widow of Charles E. Sutton.

 

Survivors include her husband, Sam Antle; a son, Ronald Sutton of Berea;

A daughter, Linda Chaney of Lexington; a sister, Evelyn Owens of Brodhead; six grandchildren;

Four step grandchildren; seven great-grandchildren; seven step great-grandchildren;

And four step great-great-grandchildren.

     

         October 2, 1997 – Thursday

 

BAUGHMAN, MR. JOHN , Jr.

Mr. John Samuel Baughman, Jr., of 314 Danville Ave., Stanford, died Monday, September 29, 1997 at his residence.

Born April 9, 1908 in Stanford, he was the son of the late John S. and Lena Bruce Baughman.

He was co-owner and operator of Baughman Mill in Stanford and a member of the Stanford Christian Church.

He was a member of the Stanford Rotary Club, a 1931 graduate of UK, member and former president of KA fraternity, Delta Sigmi Pi Business Fraternity, a former Stanford City Council member, Production Credit representative and Board of Directors during 1930.

He was former president of the Kentucky Millers Association, former president of Lincoln County Chamber of Commerce, former president of Lincoln County Historical Society, past president of Dix River Board of Realtors, former president of Stanford Christian Church Board, and a former member of the Kentucky Advisory Council of Small Business Admin.

Survivors include; two sons, Dr. John Baughman III, Harrodsburg, Harry Hill Baughman, Louisville; one daughter, Katherine (Kitty) Bruce Baughman Brower, Stanford, seven grandchildren and eight great grandchildren.

He was preceded in death by his wife, Dora Katherine (Dodie) Hill, who died October 23, 1995; one brother, Robert T. Baughman, one sister, Eddy Bruce Ryan.

Funeral Services for Mr. Baughman were held Wednesday, October 1, at 11:00 a.m. at the Fox Funeral Home, Stanford, with Dr. James C. Baughman officiating. Burial was in Buffalo Springs Cemetery in Stanford.

Pallbearers were John S. Baughman IV, Tom, Bob, Bill and Hill Baughman and Courtney Brower.

Memorials are suggested to the Stanford Rotary Educational Trust, 109 Herndon Ave., Stanford, 40484 or the Lincoln County Educational Fund, PO Box 423, Stanford, KY 40484.

 

          April 07, 2001- Saturday

BELCHER, Pearl Todd,

 Pearl Todd Belcher,  93, Harness Ridge Road, Crab Orchard, died Friday, April 6, 2001, at Fort Logan Hospital, Stanford. Born Feb. 5, 1908, in Lincoln County, she was a daughter of the late William and Effie Bastin Todd. She was a farmer and homemaker. Survivors include a son, Ben Belcher, Berea; two daughters, Cynthia Belcher Harrison, Louisville, and Edna Faye Belcher Howell, Somerset; two brothers, Lois Todd, Waynesburg, and Lester Todd, Cincinnati; 10 grandchildren; 11 great-grandchildren; and eight great-great-grandchildren. Preceding her in death were her husband, Whitt Belcher; her parents; a son, Whitt Belcher Jr.; a daughter, Essie Lee Belcher Jackson; five brothers, Bernie, Stanley, Leslie, Leonard and Homer Todd; and three sisters, Ethel Bowman, Edna Todd Belcher and Marie Todd Wren.
Funeral services will be 1 p.m. Monday, May 9,(this probably should read Apr 9)  at New Hope Church of God with Bro. Cecil Roundtree officiating. Burial will be in Mt. Zion Cemetery. Friends may call from 6 until 9 p.m. today at Fox Funeral Home, 312 West Main St., Stanford, and from 11 a.m. until 1 p.m. Monday at the church..  Commonwealth Journal, Somerset, KY

 

 

     November 20, 2001 – Tuesday                Danville Advocate                             

BERKES, Ida B.

LEXINGTON -- Ida Bolin Berkes, 90, of Lexington died Monday. Born April, 18, 1911, in Perry County, she was a daughter of the late Elijah and Martha Bolin. She was a retired teacher and the widow of Hugo Berke. Survivors include a brother, E.J. Bolin; three sisters, Opal Gooch of Lexington, Faye Russell of Stanford and Ethel Bolin of Nicholasville.  Services will be 1 p.m. Wednesday at Pruitt's Funeral Home, Alexandria Drive. Burial will be in Buffalo Springs Cemetery, Stanford. Visitation is 6-8 p.m. today.

      April 15, 2004   Thursday

BLAKEY, Jimmy D. Blakey

MORELAND - Services for Jimmy Dale Blakey, 28, of Moreland will be 11 a.m. Friday at the W.L. Pruitt Funeral Home by the Rev. Kevin Hapton. Burial will be in the Grider and Blakey Cemetery in Russell Springs.

He died Tuesday in Moreland.

Born Dec. 16, 1975, in Lincoln County, he was the son of Nani Mae Blakey of Livingston and the late James L. Blakey. He previously attended the First Church of God in Hustonville.

He is survived by two daughters, Pamela Griffith and Jasmine Blakey, both of Moreland; two brothers, James Blakey of Danville and Samuel Blakey of Louisville; five sisters, Teresa Strange of Danville, Lisa Ledford of Stanford, Linda Carman of Casey County, and Derinda Goodin and Tina Blakey, both of Russell Springs; and a companion, Carol Griffith of Moreland.

Pallbearers will be Wayne Rigsby, Eddie Griffith, James Blakey, Jeff Owens, Junior Campbell and Ronnie Miller.

Honorary pallbearers will be Joseph McElroy and Shawn Day.

 

      October 19, 2003 – Sunday

CAUDILL, George H.; STANFORD

George Hobert Caudill, 85, of Stanford, died Friday at Ephraim McDowell Regional Medical Center. Born March 28, 1918, in Letcher County, he was the son of the late Lewis and Maggie Combs Caudill.

He was the owner and operator of Caudill’s Grocery Store and a carpenter. He was a member of Fairview Baptist Church. He was an Army Air Corps veteran in World War II and a member of American Legion Post 18. Survivors include his wife, Lola Ruth Hubbard Caudill; a son, James D. Caudill of Richmond, two daughters, Nancy Smith of Stanford and Ruth Ann Bracken of Bowling Green; three brothers, Nelson R. Caudill of Bryantsville, Tenn., Hugh A. Caudill of Mason, Ohio, and Albert Caudill of Big Sandy, Texas; a half-brother, Riley Caudill of Stanford; a step-brother, George Long of Stanford; two sisters, Arzella Cope of Marion, Ind. and Lina Gutenson of Cincinnati; one half-sister, Shirly Dotson of Moreland; seven grandchildren and eight great-grandchildren. Services will be 2 p.m. Monday at Spurlin Funeral Home by the Revs. Gary King and Chester Cornett. Military honors will be performed by Caswell Saufley No. 18. Burial will be in Buffalo Springs Cemetery. Pallbearers will be Kevin Caudill, Alan Caudill, Jeff Caudill, Mike Smith, Frank Lett and David Bracken. Honorary pallbearers will be Earl L. Taylor, Lonzo McGuffey, Danny Rice Jr., Russell Burton, Warren Burton, Arnold Stogsdill, Fonzo McGuffey and Bill Zwahlen. Visitation is 5-9 p.m. today.

        June 5, 1997- Thursday         Interior Journal

COFFMAN, LINZIE

Mr. Linzie Thomas Coffman, 69, of 581 Cardinal Meadows died Thursday, May 29, 1997, at the Ephraim McDowell Regional Medical Center in Danville.

Born January 1, 1928 in Stanford, he was the son of the late Matthew Cecil and Ida Florence Simpson Coffman.

He was a member of the Harrodsburg Church of God.

Survivors include: his wife, Ruby Bertram Coffman, Harrodsburg, two sons, Ronnie Thomas Coffman, Harrodsburg and Charles James Coffman, Lawrenceburg; five daughters, Cookie Conner, Diane Parnell, Renee Simpson and Connie Hart, all of Harrodsburg, Angela Gail Renfro, Georgetown; three brothers, Obert Coffman, Perryville, Virgil Coffman, Harrodsburg, and Charlie Coffman, Junction City; one sister, Dimple Lamb, Nicholasville; 19 grandchildren and 16 great grandchildren.

He was preceded in death by three brothers, John, Vester and Matt Cecil Coffman, two sisters, Lizzie Grimes and Dillie Lewis, two children, one grandchild and two great grandchildren.

Funeral services were held Monday, June 2, at the Alexander and Royalty Funeral Home with Bro. Larry Holbrook and Rev. Glenn Daugherty officiating. Burial was in Spring Hill Cemetery. Pallbearers were Chris Cooper, Billy Ray Conner, Jr., Roger Lupson, Steven Lupson, Darty Hart and Glenn Renfro

 

         Nov. 11, 2002         Danville Advocate

COFFMAN, William Dwight,

57, of Boneyville Road, Stanford, died Friday at Danville Centre for  Health and Rehabilitation. Born Oct. 29, 1949, in Moreland, he was the son of the late James R. and Lelia B. Coffman. He was a member of Allen Chapel AME Church in Moreland and attended Lincoln County schools.  Survivors include his stepmother, Eliza Coffman of Danville; two brothers, Jones K. Coffman of Stanford and the Rev. James Coffman of Augusta, Ga.; a stepbrother, Garnett Gray of Versailles; a sister, Joyce Scurry of Augusta, Ga.; and a stepsister, Joann Anderson of Lancaster. Services will be 1 p.m. Wednesday at Allen Chapel AME Church by the Rev. Everhart Walker. Burial will be in Hilldale Cemetery. Pallbearers will be William McCormack, Earl Carson, Steven L. Coffman, Steven T. Coffman, Malone Anderson and Michael Faulkner. Honorary pallbearers will be trustees of Allen Chapel AME Church. Visitation is 6-8 p.m. Tuesday at Smith-Jackson Funeral Home. 

       April 16, 2004 – Friday

COLEMAN, Georgia J.                                                                                d. 15 April 2004

WAYNESBURG - Georgia Mae Jones Coleman, 72, of Robertstown Road, Kings Mountain, died Thursday at her home.

Born Feb. 27, 1932, she was a daughter of the late Harve and Bessie Yantz Padgett. She was a quiltmaker and member of Olive Baptist Church. She was the widow of George M. Jones and Troy L. Coleman.

Survivors include two sons, Richard and Howard K. Jones, both of Kings Mountain; three stepsons, Robert Coleman of Paris, Roy Coleman of Stanford and Ronald Coleman of Frankfort; two daughters, Betty Jones and Polly Burton, both of Kings Mountain; two stepdaughters, Diane McKay of Bushnell, Fla., and Rhonda Jones of Kings Mountain; six brothers, Orville, Richard and Willard Padgett, all of Waynesburg, Ernest Padgett of Verbena, Ala., Alvin Padgett of Lancaster and Bill Padgett of Crittenden; five sisters, Bertie Brown of Yosemite, Ethel Jones and Martha Black, both of Somerset, Barbara Eldridge of Dry Ridge and Ina Padgett of Richmond; 16 grandchildren; and 19 great-grandchildren.

She was predeceased by a son, Harvey Jones.

Services will be 1 p.m. Saturday at Barnett & Demrow Funeral Home by Mike Mullins and David Gambrel. Burial will be in Olive Cemetery. Pallbearers will be Bobby Ring, Robbie Coleman, Jimmy Ellis, Charles Ellis, Joey Ellis, Zach Jones and Junior Coleman. Honorary pallbearers are nieces and nephews.

            Dec. 6, 2002 - Friday                Danville Advocate

COMBS, Grover Cecil "Nick"

81, of Stanford (Ky)died Thursday at Fort Logan Hospital. Born April 13, 1921, in Lincoln County, he was a son of the late Leonard and Viola Kayes Combs. He was an agent and driver for American Red Ball Transit Co., and American Van Lines. He was a member of Harris Memorial United Methodist Church and the widower of Marie Brown Combs. Survivors include two daughters, Bonnie Combs James of Stanford and Wanda Combs Hemphill of Cumming, Ga.; a a sister, Zora Blankenship of Virginia; four grandchildren; and five great-grandchildren. Services will be 2 p.m. Saturday at Spurlin Funeral Home by Jerry Beck and Johnny Adamson. Burial will be in Buffalo Springs Cemetery. Pallbearers will be Terrill Wayne, Gary Padgett, Michael Poynter, Billy Moberly, Pat Sanders and Buddy Burton. Honorary pallbearers are Delbert Crawford, Harmon Smith and Arnold Stogsdill.  Visitation is 6-9 p.m. today. Memorials may go to Harris Memorial United Methodist Church or Calvary Hill Baptist Church expansion fund.

 

CRAWFORD, Harry                                                       No SSIndex Finding

Harry Crawford,  84, formerly of Lincoln County, passed away in London, June 9.  He was preceded in death by his wife Lucinda Hoskins Crawford in 1986.  He was the son of the late George F. Crawford and Susie Maupin Crawford.  He is survived by three sisters, Mrs. Howard (Gertrude) Barker of bowling green, Mrs. Donald (Dorothy) Skaggs of Fairborn, OH., and Mrs. James (Effie) Hazelbaker of Danville and one brother, Delbert Crawford of Stanford.  Funeral services were held at House-Rawlings Funeral Home.  Burial was in Hoskins Cemetery in Laurel County.  Interior Journal

       March 24, 1999- Wednesday

DERRY, Frankie L.
MIDDLEBURG - Services for Frankie Leo Derry, 58, of Waynesburg, will be 10 a.m. Friday at Bartle Funeral Home by the Rev. Mike Mullins. Burial will be in Camp Nelson National Cemetery with military rites by American Legion Post 18 of Stanford.
He died Monday at University of Kentucky Chandler Medical Center.
Born Aug. 29, 1940, in Lincoln County, he was a son of Esther P. Brown Derry of Rockford, Ill., and the late William C. Derry. He was a farmer and an Army veteran.
Other survivors include four brothers, Jack, Ronald and Gary Derry, all of Rockford, and James Derry of Waynesburg; and three sisters, Vivian Richmond, Ann Mitchell and Wanda Swartward, all of Rockford.
Pallbearers will be Bobby Taylor, Vernon Houp, Jackie Haggard, Hobert Mason, George Smith and Ronald Cook Sr.
Honorary pallbearers are Ronald and Chubby Baird, Eugene, Noah, Paul and James Peavley.
Visitation will be 6-9 p.m. Thursday. 

      Jan. 20, 1999 –Wednesday

ELAM, Pearl Mae Kidwell

CRAB ORCHARD - Services for Pearl Mae Kidwell Elam, 80, of Edwards Road, will be 2 p.m. Friday Jan 22, 1999 at McKnight-Martin Funeral Home by the Revs. Barry Delaney and Cecil Roundtree. Burial will be in Piney Grove Cemetery.
She died Tuesday Jan 19,1999 at her home after a long illness.
Pallbearers will be Lowell Martin, J.B. Stevens, Gary Kidwell, and James, Jason and Herman Elam.

     April 6, 2004 - Tuesday   

Elliott, George

LIBERTY - George Elliott, 91, of Liberty, died Monday at Ephraim McDowell Regional Medical Center.

Born Feb. 17, 1913, in Lincoln County, he was a son of the late William and Lucy Taylor Elliott. He was a retired civil engineer for the state Department of Transportation. He also was a former board member of Great Financial Federal Savings and Loan.

Survivors include three daughters, Susan Hoskins of Liberty, Ann Hutchcraft of Paris and Bobbie Bryan of Birmingham, Ala.; and three grandchildren.

Services will be 2 p.m. Thursday at Bartle Funeral Home by the Rev. Homer Hecht. Burial will be in Middleburg Cemetery. Pallbearers will be Joe, George and Johnny Elliott, Elliott Hutchcraft, Jim Coffey and J.O. Wilkerson. Honorary pallbearers are John G. Elliott and Roger Elliott.

     March 11, 2004 – Thursday

FIELDS, Franklin D.  

STANFORD - Services for Franklin Delano Fields, 69, of Waynesburg, will be 2 p.m. Friday at Spurlin Funeral Home by the Rev. Vola Brown. Burial will be in Double Springs Cemetery. He died Tuesday at his home.

Born March 13, 1934, in Letcher County, he was the son of the late Dewey and Cisiah Fields. He was a logger, farmer and a Regular Baptist. Survivors include three brothers, Bill Fields of Fayetteville, Ark., Bob Fields of Lincoln, Ark., and Charles Fields of Waynesburg; three sisters, Alice Kilby and Rebexie Coss, both of Waynesburg, and Louanza Whitaker of Shepherdsville. Pallbearers will be Jerry Bailey, Harvey Whitaker Jr., Charles Fields, Stephen Coffey, and Harold and Frank Kilby.

 

     March 23, 2004 - Tuesday

FLETCHER, James N.

CRAB ORCHARD - James Newton "Newtie" Fletcher, 68, of Crab Orchard, died Monday at his home.

Born March 8, 1936, in Poor Valley, Va., he was the son of Thelma Little Fletcher of Crab Orchard and the late James F. Fletcher. He was a semi-retired farmer and a former employee of Bluegrass Stockyards, a member of Lexington Farmers Market for 25 years and a flea market vendor in London.

Other survivors include his wife, Elizabeth Eldridge Fletcher; two daughters, Laura Brandenburg of Stanford and Teresa Renner of Crab Orchard; a brother, Robert W. Fletcher of Crab Orchard; four sisters, Virginia Metcalf of Cincinnati, Martha Cowan of West Chester, Ohio, Janice Southard of Stanford and Mary Davidson of Middletown, Ohio; and five grandchildren.

He was preceded in death by a son, James N. Fletcher Jr. Services will be 2 p.m. Thursday at McKnight Funeral Home by Cecil Roundtree. Burial will be in Simpson Cemetery in Dogwalk. Pallbearers will be Phillip Brandenburg, Wayne and Travis Renner, Larry Mullins, Tony Dooley, Bobby Fletcher, Randy Eldridge and Everett Adams.

 

       March 24, 1999 – Wednesday

GOOD,  Stewart J.
Stewart Jack Good, 79, of Stanford, died Tuesday at his home.
Born Aug. 5, 1919, in Lincoln County, he was a son of the late Jack S. and Cora Rhodes Good. He was a retired painter and a Baptist.
Survivors include two nephews, Dale Good of Westchester, Ohio, and Gary Good of Danville; three nieces, Gale Duggins of Stanford, Melissa Cooper of Danville and Milyne Potter of Sadieville.
Services will be 11 a.m. Friday at Stith Funeral Home by the Rev. Jerry Browning. Burial will be in Danville Memorial Gardens.
Visitation is after 6 p.m. Thursday.
Memorials may go to American Heart Association.  

 

         June 12, 1997 – Thursday 

GOODPASTER, Debra Ann

Mrs. Debra Ann Goodpaster, 38, of 530 Ottenheim Road, Waynesburg, died Sunday, June 8, 1997 at her residence.

Born February 12, 1959 in Harrodsburg, she was the daughter of Alford H. and Catherine Ann Glasscock Vanarsdall.

She was an order department specialist at American Greetings and a member of Willow Grove Baptist Church.

Survivors include: her husband, Ronnie Gene Goodpaster, Waynesburg; one son, Ronnie Gene Goodpaster II; one daughter, Lori Ann Goodpaster, Waynesburg; one brother, Mark Vanarsdall, in the US Air Force; one sister, Karen Walton, Nicholasville.

Services for Mrs. Goodpaster were held Wednesday, June 11 at the Ransdell Funeral Chapel with Rev. Dale Denton and Rev. Joseph Vest officiating. Burial was in Spring Hill Cemetery.

Pallbearers were Dean Jenkins, Claude Perkins, Jimmy Glasscock, Carroll Montgomery, Jack Herring and Ricky Lester.

 

           March 26, 2004 - Friday

 

GUSTIN, Patsy Todd                                                                             d.  24 Mar. 2004

CRAB ORCHARD - Services for Patsy Loretta Todd Gustin, 71, of Deep Well Woods Road, were today at McKnight Funeral Home by Monty Lynn. Burial was in Crab Orchard Cemetery.

She died Wednesday in Payneville.

Born April 5, 1932, in Crab Orchard, she was the daughter of the late Ernest W. Todd and Florence Saylor Halcomb.

She was a homemaker and a member of Drakes Creek Baptist Church.

Survivors include four daughters, Darlene Wilburn of Crab Orchard, Shearon K. Rutledge of Payneville, Aquitta M. Wilson of Junction City and Mona K. Whited of Liberty; three sons, William T. Beatty of Phoenix City, Ala., Clyde D. Beatty of Payneville and Ernest W. Baker of Lexington; a brother, Ernest "Bud" Todd of Crab Orchard; a sister, Corine J. Hawkins of Fort Wright; 16 grandchildren; and 19 great-grandchildren.

 

         May 24, 2002 - Friday

HOWELL, Edna Faye Belcher

Edna Faye (Belcher) Howell, 60, Kate Dr. passed away Thursday May 23, 2002 at the Somerset Nursing & Rehab Facility.

She was born February 9, 1942 in Broughtontown, KY., a daughter of the late Whitt Belcher and Pearl (Todd) Belcher. She was a homemaker and a member of Bogletown Pentecostal Church.She is survived by her husband; Leonard Howell, two sons; Darrell McConnell, Crab Orchard, KY. and Carlos Howell, Waynesburg, KY., two daughters; Rebecca Jewell, Crab Orchard, KY. and Loretta Case, Amelia, OH., one sister; Cynthia Harrison. Louisville, KY. and 6 grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by two brothers; Ben Belcher and Whitt Belcher Jr., one sister; Essie Jackson.

Funeral services will be 2:00 P. M. Sunday may 26, 2002 at the Chapel of Morris and Hislope Funeral Home with Brother Letcher Napier officiating. Burial will be in Jacob’s Hill Cemetery. Visitation will be after 6:00 P. M. Saturday May 25, 2002 at the Chapel of Morris and Hislope Funeral Home

 

         April 15, 2003 - Tuesday

HUMPHREY, Sylvia Marie
STANFORD, Kentucky , Sylvia Marie Humphrey, 48, died Thursday, April 10. Born in Lincoln County, to Carl Carlos Humphrey and Thelma Josephine Humphrey, both of Stanford, Ky. Survivors include her parents; a son, Carlos Ray Kidd , Casey Co.:daughters; Therese Prather, Frankfort, Bobbie Jo Roberts, Hustonville, Faith Moore, Stanford; Crystal Christina Crew, Casey Co. Step daughters; Connie Gerkey and Kathy Gaines, both of Stanford. A brother, James Robert Humphrey , Stanford, sisters; Nancy Hill, Brenda Thompson and Sherry Oaks all of Stanford. She was preceeded in death by a stepson, Johnny Brian Berry. Burial at Berry Hollow Cemetery, Stanford.

 

             Jan. 1999

JONES, William Bright        

STANFORD - William Bright Jones, 78, of 210 Helm St. died Friday Jan 22, 1999 at Fort Logan Hospital.
Born Sept. 17, 1920, in Stanford, he was the son of the late Henry and Isabelle Jones. He was a building contractor, a Marine veteran of World War II and a member of First Baptist Church.
Survivors include his wife, Hazel Jones; four daughters, Billye Joyce Johnson and Sandra Gardern, both of Fort Lauderdale, Fla., and Penny Johnson and Zelda Jones, both of Louisville; three sons, Danny Jones of Stanford, Dean Jones of Atlanta and Benjamin Jones of Louisville; two sisters, Maggie Wright and Mary Elizabeth Davis, both of Cincinnati; 10 grandchildren; and two great-grandchildren.
Services will be 11 a.m. Tuesday at First Baptist Church by the Rev. Floyd Raglin. Burial will be in Crab Orchard Cemetery.
Active pallbearers will be David Penman, Jimmy Hodge, Gene Gooch, Mike Welch, Phillip Walker and Jeff Jones.
Honorary pallbearers will be Billie Brown, Charlie Logan, Ed Gooch, James Phillip Welch, Bud Reed, Arnold Stadgel and Tommy Owens.
Smith-Jackson Funeral Home, Danville, is in charge of arrangements.

              March 30, 2000- Saturday
KIDD, Charles Taylor , 79, of Grant Street died Wednesday at his home.
Born Nov. 28, 1920, in Junction City, he was a son of the late Everett J. and Anna Adkins Kidd.
He was a retired foreman for Norfolk Southern Railroad Corp. and had served in the Army during World War II as a machine gunner first class. He was the recipient of two bronze stars and had served in the Asiatic Theater.
He was a member of Lexington Avenue Baptist Church, Retired Railway and Veterans Club, Junction City Disabled American Veterans and American Legion Boyle Post 46. He also had donated a copy of the peace treaty to the Admiral Nimix Museum in Fredricksburg, Texas.
Survivors include his wife, Edith Abbott Kidd; four stepdaughters, Sarah Gover Wiltsee of Cheshire, Conn., Jean Gover Mudd of Louisville, JoAnn Gover Rankin of Danville, and Patricia Shakelford of Danville; a brother, Everett Kidd Jr. of Danville; 11 stepgrandchildren; 23 stepgreat-grandchildren.
Services will be 11 a.m. Saturday at Lexington Avenue Baptist Church by the Rev. Tommy Valentine. Burial will be in Danville Memorial Gardens with military rites by American Legion Boyle Post 46.
Visitation is after 4 p.m. Friday at Stith Funeral Home.
Memorials may go to Lexington Avenue Baptist Church building fund.

 

     October 2 , 1997 – Thursday

KIDD,  LAURA

Mrs. Laura Griffin Kidd, 82, of 1650 Goochtown-Eubank Road, Eubank, died Wednesday, September 24, 1997 at Central Baptist Hospital in Lexington. She was the widow of Bradford Griffin and Leonard Kidd.

Born November 11, 1914 in Pulaski County, she was the daughter of the late George and IoLa Gastineau Adams.

She was a homemaker and a member of Goochtown Church of Christ in Eubank.

Survivors include: one daughter, Claudine (Hershell) Larkins, Eubank; one sister, Lucy Smith, Muncie, IN; two grandchildren, Pam (Donald) Adams, Eubank and Jackie Larkins, Harrodsburg, two great grandchildren and one great great grandchild.

Funeral services for Mrs. Kidd were held Saturday, September 27, at the Morris & Hislope Funeral Home in Science Hill with Bro. Harold Carter and Bro. Randy Reynolds officiating. Burial was in the Eubank Cemetery.

 

      May 1, 1997 - Thursday         

KIDD, Mrs. Ollie Blevins 

Mrs. Ollie Blevins Kidd, 101, of Trisler Lane, Junction City, died Tuesday, April 22, 1997 at her residence.

Born March 2, 1896, in Wayne County, she was a daughter of the late Alfred and Ellen Litton Blevins and the widow of Oscar Kidd.

She was a homemaker and a member of Junction City Baptist Church.

Survivors include: three daughters, Nola Flynn of Junction City, Linnie Short of Stanford, and Cleora Westerfield of Danville; two sons, Alfred Kidd of Harrodsburg and Billy Kidd of Bardstown; one brother, Garr Blevins of Jamestown Tenn.; 37 grandchildren; 74 great grandchildren; and 13 great great-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by five children, Robert, Everett, Jesse, Chester and Letha Kidd.

Services for Mrs. Kidd were held Friday, April 25, at Preston-Pruitt Funeral Home in Danville by Rev. Paul Bunger and Rev. Earl Burnside. Burial was in Buffalo Springs Cemetery in Stanford.

Pallbearers were Rex, Mark, Mike, Tim, and Bobby Kidd, Roger Cannada, Charlie Flynn, and Ronnie Short. Honorary pallbearers were Jim, David, Bill and Carrol Flynn, Allen Kidd, Ricky Cannada and Donnie Short.

      Mar. 23, 2004 – Tuesday

KING, Mary B.

LEXINGTON - Mary Margaret Baugh King, 86, of Stanford, died Tuesday at Fort Logan Hospital.

Born in Lincoln County, she was the daughter of the late Albert and Myrtle Flannery Baugh. She was a homemaker and a former owner and operator of Kings Skating Rink. She was a lifelong member of Fairview Baptist Church in Lincoln County.

Survivors include a daughter, Martena King McEwan of Nicholasville; a son, Garrett King of Stanford; a sister, Bertha B. Ernst of Stanford; a brother, James A. Baugh of Versailles; two grandchildren; and three great-grandchildren.

Services will be 1 p.m. Friday at Fairview Baptist Church by the Rev. Gary King. Burial will be in Danville Memorial Gardens. Kerr Brothers Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.

 

 

     April 27, 2003 - Sunday

LEACH, James Delbert

CRAB ORCHARD -- Services for James Delbert Leach, 78, of Waynesburg will be3 p.m. Sunday at Pleasant View Baptist Church in Waynesburg by the Revs.

Vola Brown and Ken Jewell. Burial will be in Olive Baptist Church Cemetery.

He died Thursday at Ephraim McDowell Regional Medical Center.

Pallbearers will be Gary, David, Bennie, Tommy, Richard and Michael Shelton.

Visitation will be after 2 p.m. today at the church.

McKnight Funeral Home in charge of arrangements

 

         December 29, 2002 – Sunday

LEWIS, Hadgie

LANCASTER -- Services for Hadgie Lewis, 66, of Ashley Camp Road, Burgin, will be 11 a.m. Monday at Spurlin 
Funeral Home by Floyd Henry. Burial will be in Lancaster Cemetery.  She died Thursday at Ephraim McDowell 
Regional Medical Center.  Born Nov. 7, 1936, in Lincoln County, she was the daughter of the late Robert Henry and 
Mary Belle Yocum Henry.  She was a homemaker and member of Harrodsburg Church of God.  Survivors include 
her husband, Morgan Lewis of Harrodsburg; three sons, Jerry, Dean and Roger Lewis, all of Harrodsburg; four brothers,
Tommy and Joe Henry, both of Lancaster, and Floyd and Michael Henry, both of Harrodsburg; two sisters, Judy Ballard 
of McKinney and Louise Hayes of Owensboro; and three grandchildren.  She was preceded in death by a son, Ronnie Lewis.

Visitation is 3-9 p.m. today at Spurlin Funeral Home. Pallbearers will be Steve, Larry and Rusty Stinnett, Jeff and Tony 
Henry, and Kenneth Absher.

 

    March 25, 1999 – Thursday

McKNIGHT, David D.
LANCASTER - David Darrell McKnight, 63, of Stanford, died Wednesday at Veterans Administration Medical Center.
Born July 12, 1935, in Lincoln County, he was a son of the late David O. and Clara Collins McKnight. He was a retired truck driver, a Korean War veteran, and a member of Bryantsville First Baptist Church. 
Survivors include his wife, Carol Graham McKnight; two daughters, Brenda Thomas and Debbie Board, both of Stanford; a son, David R. McKnight of Stanford; a brother, Jack McKnight of Florida; and a sister, Peggy Hardy of Campbellsville; six grandchildren; three step grandchildren; and a step great-granddaughter.
Services will be 10 a.m. Saturday at Ramsey Funeral Home by the Rev. Rob Cox. Burial will be in Double Springs Cemetery, Waynesburg.

              March 23, 2004 - Tuesday

MILLER, Leona F.

WAYNESBURG - Leona Faye Miller, 83, of Baltimore, Md., formerly of Waynesburg, died Sunday in Baltimore. Born in Cincinnati, she was a homemaker, a Baptist and the widow of Johnny Miller.

Survivors include a son, Buddy Sparks of Eubank; three grandchildren; and three great-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by a daughter, Jean York. Graveside services will be 11 a.m. Thursday at Etna Cemetery in Eubank by Shelby Reynolds. Visitation will be 6-9 p.m. Wednesday at Barnett & Demrow Funeral Home.

 

          Nov. 6, 2002 - Wednesday         Danville Advocate

 

MONTOOTH, Shonda M.

 MORELAND -- Shonda Ruth Maddox Montooth, 24, of Waynesburg died Tuesday in Lincoln County. Born Dec. 22, 1977, in Boyle County, she was the daughter of  Bobby and Linda Maddox of Moreland. She was a teacher at Marion County High School and had taught a year at Pulaski County High School. She was a graduate of Casey County High School and Lindsey Wilson  College, having earned a biology degree and teaching certificate. She was a member of Moreland First Baptist Church, where she was a Sunday school teacher.

 Other survivors include her husband, Dennis Lee Montooth of Waynesburg; a sister, Robin L. Byrd of Hustonville; a brother, Robert M. Maddox of Hustonville; and paternal grandmother, Audrey Maddox of Hustonville. Services will be 2 p.m. Friday at Moreland First Baptist Church. Burial will be in Hustonville Cemetery.  Pallbearers will be Randy Phillips, Dale Harmon, Aaron Hamilton, Scott Coffman, Wayne VonLinger and Ronnie Hackerson. Visitation will be 5-9 p.m. Thursday at W.L. Pruitt Funeral Home and after 11 a.m. Friday at the church.

 

June 15, 2003 – Sunday

MURPHY, Verna
Frankfort, Kentucky
Homemaker
Born: Lincoln County, Kentucky
Died: Saturday, at her home
Age: 89
Parents: Simon and Sara Johnson Petrey (deceased)
Husband; Russ C. Murphy (deceased)
Son: Wallace Murphy, Louisville, Kentucky
Daughter: Phyllis Rizenbergs, Lexington, Kentucky
Brothers: Landmon Petrey, Lexington, Kentucky and Bob Petrey, Lincoln County, Kentucky
Sisters: Edna Burton, Lexington, Kentucky; Viola Stivers and Helen Moore, both of Frankfort, Kentucky
Burial: Sunset Memorial Gardens - Woodford County, Kentucky.

 

 

         April 9, 2001- Monday        Lexington Herald Leader

NAPIER, Elizabeth Simpson

LANCASTER Elizabeth Simpson Napier, 70, Old Richmond Road, Crab Orchard,  mother of Robert

W. Napier of Danville, died yesterday. Services 1 p.m.  Tuesday, Harmons Lick Church of God.

Visitation 6-9 p.m. today, church. Ramsey Funeral Home in charge. 

 

 

       March 25, 1999 – Thursday

NEWTON, Dovie S.
STANFORD - Services for Dovie S. Newton, 93, of Crab Orchard, will be 1 p.m. Friday at Fox Funeral Home by A.W. 
McQueen. Burial will be in Camp Nelson National Cemetery.  She died Tuesday at Danville Centre for Health and Rehabilitation.
Born Aug. 4, 1905, in Lincoln County, she was a daughter of the late Joseph F. and Sara E. Brown Smith. She was a retired employee of University of Kentucky student center and a member of Broadway Christian Church, Lexington. She was the widow of Charles G. Newton.
Survivors include a brother, Earl Smith of Crab Orchard; a sister, Rosella McQueen of Blanchester, Ohio.

 

        April 28, 2003 – Monday               Danville Advocate Messenger

OAKS, Wanda (Meyer)

STANFORD -- Services for Wanda Oaks, 63, of Stanford will be 2 p.m.Tuesday at Spurlin Funeral Home by the Rev. Dan Gutenson. Burial will be in Chestnut Ridge Cemetery, Ottenheim.

She died Friday at St. Joseph Hospital in Lexington. Born Oct. 27, 1939, in Lewis County, Ohio, she was the daughter 
of the Late Charles and Oletta Mineer Meyer. She had worked as a registered nurse at Garrard County Memorial Hospital  
since 1973 and also worked at Fort Logan Hospital for 10 years and Veterans Affairs Hospital in Lexington. She was a 
member of Mount Hebron Baptist Church in Lincoln County. Survivors include her husband, Arthur Oaks; two sons, 
Randy and Bradley Oaks, both of Stanford; a daughter, Treva Tincher of Stanford; two brothers, Wayne and Kendall Meyer 
of Ohio; two sisters, Patricia Schieder of Richmond and Caroyln Jackson of Falmouth; and five grandchildren.

Pallbearers will be Stacey Taylor Jr., Jimmy Konkel, Steven Beckett, and Daniel, Kendall W. and T.J. Meyer.

 

        July 24, 1997 – Thursday

OLIVER,  DORIS

Mrs. Doris Ann Oliver, age 60, formerly of Salvisa, died Wednesday, July 16, 1997 at Ephraim McDowell Regional Medical Center in Danville.

Born June 10, 1937 in Lincoln County, she was the daughter of Raymond Hooker of Beattyville and the late Edith Gaunce Hooker.

She was a former Registered Nurse at Ephraim McDowell Regional Medical Center and a former Vocational Health Career Instructor at Danville High School.

She was a member of Calvary Baptist Church and the widow of Leon Oliver, a former native of Garrard County.

Survivors include: two sons, Jim (Regina) Oliver, Salvisa, and John (Yvonne) Oliver of Lancaster; one brother, Bud Hooker, Lancaster; her mother-in-law, Jewell Oliver, Lancaster; five grandchildren. She was preceded in death by a daughter, Edith Anne Oliver.

Funeral services were held Friday, July 18, at Ramsey Funeral Home in Lancaster, conducted by Rev. Ernest Martin. Burial was in Lancaster Cemetery.

Pallbearers were Bill Oliver, Larry Oliver, Steve Smith, John Young, Marcus Stallworth and Brian McGuire.

 

       April 16, 2004 – Friday

 

PADGETT, Jackie                                                                          d. 15 April 2004

SCIENCE HILL - Jackie Padgett, 76, of Ky. Hwy. 1247, Waynesburg, died Thursday at his home.

Born Dec. 10, 1927, in Waynesburg, he was a son of the late Vernie and Ruth Jacobs Padgett. He was a farmer and member of New Life Church of God of Prophecy. He was the widower of Dorothy Sims Padgett.

Survivors include two sons, Garry Padgett of Hartwell, Ohio, and Randy Padgett of Colerain Township, Ohio; two daughters, Arlene Gastineau of Eubank and Cynthia Rachel Padgett of Waynesburg; three brothers, James Padgett of Necedah, Wis., Stanley Padgett of Somerset, and Elgie Padgett of Eubank; two sisters, Versie Techendorf of Port Heron, Minn., and Christine Eads of Somerset; five grandchildren; and six grandchildren.

Services will be 11 a.m. Saturday at Morris & Hislope Funeral Home by John Silvers. Burial will be in Double Springs Cemetery in Waynesburg.

 

             November 28, 2001 – Wednesday

PALMETER, George W.
Tanner Court, Frankfort, Kentucky
Retired employee of the state Cabinet for Human Resources

Born: Lincoln County, Kentucky
Died: Monday, at Beverly Healthcare of Frankfort, Kentucky
Age: 90
Parents: Frank D. and Martha Bell Sullivan Palmeter (deceased)
Wife: Ella Elizabeth Bocook Palmeter, Frankfort, Kentucky
Daughter: Martha Eversole, Frankfort, Kentucky
Daughter: Julia Thomas Lentz (deceased)
Burial: The Winchester Cemetery in Clark County, Kentucky.

 

         May 5, 2003 – Monday                 Danville Advocate Messenger,  

PERRINE, Opal O. 
CRAB ORCHARD -- Opal O. Zickefoose Perrine, 93, of Ky. 643 died Saturday At Fort Logan Hospital.
Born Jan. 19, 1910, in Randolph County, W.Va., she was the daughter of The late James F. and Iowa Tenney 
Zickefoose. She was a homemaker and the Widow of Odbert Flubarger and Clarence Perrine.  

Survivors include two daughters, Delores Petrey of Crab Orchard and Ondalee Combest of Stanford; two brothers, 
Junior and Ancle Zickefoose, both of Adrian, W.Va.; two grandchildren; and a great-grandchild.  
Services will be 1 p.m. Tuesday at McKnight Funeral Home by Cecil Roundtree. Burial will be in Double Springs 
Cemetery, Waynesburg.

 

     April , 19, 2004 - Monday

PHILLIPS, Reed E.                                                          d. 17 April, 2004

MORELAND - Reed E. Phillips, 79, of Stanford, died Saturday at Central Baptist Hospital.

Born Jan. 12, 1925, in Lincoln County, he was the son of the late Reed T. and Nannie Elizabeth Phillips. He was a retired factory worker.

Survivors include his wife, Mabel Yocum Phillips; and a sister, Minnie Taylor of Stanford. Services were 11 a.m. today at W.L. Pruitt Funeral Home by the Rev. David Fralix. Burial was in Moreland Cemetery.

 

 

    Feb. 22, 1999 – Monday 

PHILLIPS, Sharon A.
Sharon Ann Phillips, 37, of White Oak Road, Junction City, died Sunday at Ephraim McDowell Regional Medical Center.
Born Jan. 3, 1962, in Stanford, she was a daughter of Curtis Todd of Crab Orchard and Fannie Grimes of Lancaster.

She was an employee of Matsushita and a member of Mount Freeman Baptist Church.
Survivors include her husband, Gary Wayne Phillips; a son, Dustin Phillips of Junction City; a stepson, Robbie Phillips of Junction City; a sister, Pam Wethington of Casey County; a stepsister, Teresa Grimes of Danville; two half brothers, James Todd and Curty Todd, both of Crab Orchard; paternal grandparents, Mr. and Mrs. Leonard Todd of Crab Orchard; stepmother, Debbie Todd of Crab Orchard; and stepfather, Bill Grimes of Lancaster.
Services will be 2 p.m. Wednesday at Mount Freeman Baptist Church by Terry Cornish and Keith Willoughby. Burial will be in Junction City Cemetery.
Pallbearers will be Susan Hunt, Angie Holt, Frances Ballard, Judy Hogue, Kathy Whittaker, Moira Young, Vonda Vonlinger and Tony Dunning.
Honorary pallbearers are Sissy Pike, Dr. Colin Raitiere, Daryl Steinberger, Daryl Lewis, Phil Dailey and Glen Steinberger.
Visitation will be 6-9 p.m. Tuesday at Preston-Pruitt Funeral Home and after 10 a.m. Wednesday at the church.
Memorials may go to Mount Freeman Baptist Church. 

 

    November, 1993

REED, Luther Henry 
FRANKFORT; Luther Henry of  Frankfort, Kentucky, died at his home November 20, 1993. A Lincoln County native, 
he was a son of the late George and Stella Jones Reed; and was a U. S. Army World War II veteran. Surivors are his wife, 
Helen Victoria Reed; a step-daughter, Sue Carol Gay of Frankfort; three step-grandchildren, and five step-great-grandchildren.
Burial in Sunset Memorial Gardens, Woodford County, Ky.

 

         Nov. 5, 2002 – Tuesday 

ROUSE, Lillian  Powell  
FRANKFORT; Lillian Lay Powell, died Monday at her residence.

Formerly of Walton, Kentucky, she was born in Lincoln Co. Ky
She was the widow of Albert Powell and Asa Rouse.
Survivors include a son, Boyd Powell of Independence, Kentucky
two daughters; Carolyn Kinman of Frankfort, Kentucky and Anne Hudson of Grosse Pointe, Michigan
One brother: Eugene Lay of Oneonta, Alabama
Burial will be at Independence Cemetery - Independence, Kentucky

 

    July 17, 1997 – Thursday

RUSSELL, MRS. EVELYN

Mrs. Evelyn Grubbs Russell, 66, formerly of Mackville, died Thursday, July 10, 1997 at the Columbia Spring View Hospital in Lebanon.

A native of Lincoln County, she was born on June 19, 1931 to the late Jesse and Bertha Goodpastor Grubbs.

Survivors include her husband of fifty years, George Henry Russell; one son, William Lee "Pete" Russell of Stillwell, IN; two daughters, Mrs. Hank (Nancy) Hamende of Mackville and Donna McLaughlin, Carmel, IN; five grandchildren, two step granddaughters, six great grandsons and one great granddaughter; two sisters, Mrs. Randall (Alice) Darland of Harrodsburg and Mrs. Tom (Barbara Ann) Ross of Burgin; three brothers, Harold Grubbs, Mackville, Ronnie Grubbs, Shepherdsville, Donnie Grubbs, Shelbyville.

Funeral services were held Monday, July 14 at the Carey & Son Funeral Home in Springfield, with Bro. Ken Ward, officiating. He was assisted by Bro. Harry Coultas. Burial was in Peter Cemetery, Mackville.

Pallbearers were Tobey Russell, Shane Russell, Angi Hamende, Amber Hamende, Jody Melady and Leroy Pyle. Honorary bearers were Clifton Russell, Burtice Russell, Butch Russell, Keith Peavler, Mark Williams, Carroll Williams, Jeff Settles, Jeff McCarthy and Ted Michael.

 

        January 1997

SAMPSON ,  MR. ROBERT, Sr.

Mr. Robert Pitts Sampson Sr., 101, of 293 King Ave., South Lebanon, OH, died Saturday, January 11, 1997 in South Lebanon.

Born June 20, 1895 in Lincoln County, he was the son of Napoleon Waldon Sampson and Jenny Lowrey Overstreet Sampson.

He was a retired farmer and carpenter and a member of Union Christian Church in Lincoln County.

He was a WWI veteran and a member of the DAV for 50 years.

Survivors include: one son, Robert Pitts Sampson Jr., South Lebanon, OH; five daughters, Pauline Holloway, South Lebanon, OH, Katie Sallee, Lexington, Ann Baugh, Versailles, Dortha Lawson and Eileen Lester, both of Harrodsburg, 16 grandchildren, 26 great grandchildren, three great great grandchildren. He was preceded in death by one grandchild and one great great grandchild.

Services for Mr. Sampson were held Tuesday, January 14, 1997 at the Ransdell Funeral Chapel with Dr. David Hartman officiating. Burial was in Buffalo Springs Cemetery, Stanford.

Pallbearers were Howard and Glenn Holloway, Michael and Jeffrey Wells, Charlie Lawson and Danny Field. Mr. Sampson's six children were honorary pallbearers.

 

       July 22, 2002 - Monday

SAYLOR, Alonzo 
LANCASTER -- Services for Alonzo Saylor, 49, of Crab Orchard will be 2 p.m. Tuesday at Spurlin Funeral Home 
by Calvin Patrick. Burial will be in Saylor Cemetery.  He died Saturday at home.  Born Feb. 4, 1953, in Lincoln County, 
he was the son of Effie Mae Morgan  Saylor of Crab Orchard and the late Worley Saylor. He was a mechanic and a 
member of Church of God in Hamilton, Ohio.  
Survivors include a son, Steve Saylor of Hamilton, Ohio; a brother, Anthony Lissel of Crab Orchard; three sisters, Wanda 
Campbell of Hamilton, Ohio, Marilyn Lewis of Crab Orchard, and Sandra Mead of Stanford.  Pallbearers will be William 
and Richard Stinnett, Mike Morgan, Tilton Bradshaw, Anthony Lissel and Gilbert Tuggle.

 

         March 14, 2004 – Sunday

SAYLOR, Walter

CRAB ORCHARD - Services for Walter Saylor, 65, will be 11 a.m. Monday

at McKnight Funeral Home Chapel by Arnold Larkin. Burial will be in Hopkins Cemetery.

He died Saturday at his home.

 Born October 16, 1938, in Lincoln County, he was the son of Blanche Hopkins Saylor of Crab Orchard and the late Jack Saylor. He was a former employee of Ephraim McDowell Regional Medical Center and a member of the Church of Christ.

 Survivors include three sons, Tony Saylor of Crab Orchard, Terry Saylor of Stanford and Tim Saylor of Brodhead;

 two daughters, Theresa Bohlman of Brodhead and   Tabitha Saylor of Mount Vernon;

 four brothers, Truman Saylor, J.D. Saylor and Tommy Saylor, all of Crab Orchard, and Ted Saylor of Somerset;

three sisters, Elsie Stevens, Linda Dowell and Lily Parker, all of Crab Orchard; seven grandchildren; and one great grandchild.

 

 

         April 15, 2004 – Thursday

SCOTT, David A.

STANFORD - Services for David A. Scott, 80, of Stanford will be 2 p.m. Saturday at Spurlin Funeral Home by the Rev. Russell Smith. Burial will be in Lancaster Cemetery.

He died Tuesday at home.

Born Sept. 3, 1923, in Lincoln County, he was the son of the late Albert and Maude Freytague Scott.

He was a member of Stanford Christian Church.

Survivors include his wife, Mary Banks Gooch Scott; and a sister, Sarah Horton of Stanford.

 

        Jan. 21, 1999 - Thursday 

SETTLE, May Margaret Fish 
CRAB ORCHARD - Graveside services for May Margaret Fish Settle, 85, of Holly Lane,  will be 1 p.m. 
Saturday Jan 23, 1999 at Crab Orchard Cemetery by the Rev. John Lowrey.  She died Wednesday at 
Rockcastle County Hospital.  Born Feb. 24, 1913, in Crab Orchard, she was a daughter of the late Ivan 
W. and Maggie Traylor Fish.  She was a retired Lincoln County teacher. She was a graduate of Crab 
Orchard High School and received  her bachelor of arts degree from Eastern Kentucky University. 
She completed post graduate work at University of Kentucky, Western Kentucky University and Morehead 
State University.  She was a former director of the Crab Orchard Glee Club and was a member of  Kentucky 
Retired Teachers Association, Crab Orchard High School Alumni Association,  the Logan-Whitley Chapter of 
Daughters of the American Revolution. She was a member of Crab Orchard Christian Church where she served 
as Sunday School teacher, pianist and organist.   She also taught piano.  

Survivors include her husband, Ray W. Settle; and nieces and nephews.  Pallbearers include Jerry Shelton, James 
Manuel, Thomas Butt and Paul Dillion.  Honorary pallbearers are Jimmy Messer and Stanley Turpin.  There will be 
no visitation.  McKnight-Martin Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.

 

                April 10, 1997 - Thursday

SHANNON, MRS. BESSIE

Mrs. Bessie Shannon, 87, of 300 Mill Street, Burgin, died Friday, April 4, 1997 at the Haggin Memorial Hospital.

Born February 25, 1910 in Lincoln County, she was the daughter of the late Robert Lee and Nellie Shearer Carrier. She was the widow of William M. Shannon.

She was a homemaker and a member of the Burgin Methodist Church.

Survivors, include: one son, G. T. Shannon, Burgin; one daughter, Patricia Curtis, Lancaster; on brother, Robert Carrier, Mercer County; one sister, Gertie McKinney, Mercer County; three grandchildren, six great grandchildren. She was preceded in death by twin sons, Bennie and Linnie Shannon.

Services for Mrs. Shannon were held Sunday, April 6 at the Ransdell Funeral Chapel with Rev. Ricky Shannon officiating. Burial was in Burgin Memorial Gardens.

Pallbearers were Terry, Melvin, Ronnie, and Ray Shannon, Ben Rankin and Russell Denny.

 

 

           April 03, 2001 - Tuesday          Commonwealth Journal

 

SIMS, Russell L. “Little Russell”; 71, Sims Ridge Road, Kings Mountain, died Saturday, March 31, 2001, at the University of Kentucky Regional Medical Center, Lexington. A Lincoln County native he was born Dec. 30, 1929, son of the late Everett and Eva Gastineau Sims. He was a former employee of National Casket Company in Lancaster.  Survivors include his wife, Fern Elliott Sims, Kings Mountain;    four sons, Kenneth and Jody Sims, both of King Mountain, and Ronnie and Donnie Sims, both of Waynesburg; six daughters, Brenda Eldridge, Waynesburg, Linda Peavey and Elaine Durham, both of Liberty, Dianne Jones, Burnside, and Lavern Duff and Jennifer Carrier, both of Stanford; a brothers,  Ray Sims, Cincinnati; three sisters, Mattie Adams, Kings Mountain, Ora Potter, Fulton, Texas, and Hazel Ashley, Cincinnati; 14 grandchildren; and six great-grandchildren. He was preceded in death by his parents; a son, Kenny Sims; and seven brothers and sisters. Funeral services will be 10 a.m. today, at the chapel of Barnett and Demrow Funeral Home, Waynesburg, with Bro. Curtis T. Breeden officiating.       Burial will be in Double Springs Cemetery.

 

        April 7, 2004 - Wednesday

SINGLETON, Harold  

WAYNESBURG - Harold Singleton, 79, of Waynesburg, died Monday at his residence.

Born Nov. 1, 1924, in Lincoln County, he was the son of the late James Fred and Minta Reynold Singleton. He was the widower of Imogene Spencer Singleton. He was an engineer, surveyor and road inspector, a veteran of World War II and member of Double Springs Baptist Church.

Survivors include four sons, Gary Singleton of Danville, Tim Singleton of Ridgecrest, Calif., Kevin Singleton of Waynesburg and Darren Singleton of Liberty; four daughters, Iris Dugger of London, Jeanie Mullins of Yosemite, and Lana McGuffey and Debra Long, both of Highland; one sister, Virginia Emerson of Porterville, Calif.; 21 grandchildren; and 22 great-grandchildren. He was preceded in death by a son, Terry Singleton. Services will be 2 p.m. Friday at Barnett & Demrow Funeral Home by the Rev. Vola Brown. Military services will be by Caswell Saufley Post, American Legion. Burial will be at Double Springs Cemetery.

 

    April 27, 2003 – Tuesday 

SMALLWOOD, Joda “Bert” Smallwood Jr. 
WAYNESBURG -- Joda "Bert" Smallwood Jr., 72, of Waynesburg, died today at his home.  Born May 23, 1930, 
in Lincoln County, he was the son of the late Joda and Mabel Moore Smallwood. He was a retired employee of 
Norfolk Southern Corp.,  where he worked for 35 years, and attended Parlor Grove Baptist Church.  Survivors 
include his wife, Phyllis Calhoun Smallwood; two sons, William J. "Billy: Smallwood of Berea and David A. 
Smallwood of Indiana; two daughters, Angela J. Scott of Manteca , Calif., and Debbie Demrow of Waynesburg; three
sisters, Carrie "Sis" Howard of Somerset, Jean Johnson of London and Bonnie Smallwood of Waynesburg; seven 
grandchildren; and two great-grandchildren.  
Services will be 11 a.m. Tuesday at Barnett & Demrow Funeral Home by the Rev. Mike Mullins. Burial will be in 
Olive Cemetery.  Visitation will be 6-8 p.m. Monday.

 

          Feb. 26, 1998 – Thursday

SPOONAMORE, Ernest F.
CRAB ORCHARD - Services for Ernest Franklin ``Possum'' Spoonamore Jr., 64, of Preachersville, will be 2 p.m. Friday at McKnight-Martin Funeral Home by the Rev. Billie Estes. Burial will be in Crab Orchard Cemetery.
He died Tuesday at home.
Born Dec. 9, 1933, in Lincoln County, he was a son of the late Ernest and Emma Wren Spoonamore. He was a Navy veteran and a member of Crab Orchard Church of God.
Survivors include three sons, Ernie, Rick and Jeff Spoonamore of Crab Orchard; a daughter, Lisa Lewis of Crab Orchard; six sisters, Elizabeth Leigh and Irene Brown, both of Crab Orchard, Ann Irvin of Lancaster, Evelyn Davis of Stanford, Lillian Spoonamore of Nicholasville and Phyllis French of Shelbyville; two brothers, Buck Spoonamore of Crab Orchard and Glenn Spoonamore of Stanford; nine grandchildren; and two step-grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by a daughter, Avonda Gibbons.
Pallbearers will be David, Dennis and Henry Smith, Steven Spoonamore, Curtis Brown and John Leigh Jr.

       

        Nov. 11, 2002  - Wednesday                              Danville Advocate

 

STAMPER, Evelyn R.

 WAYNESBURG -- Evelyn Reynolds Stamper, 89, of Lawrenceburg, formerly of Waynesburg, died Sunday at Heritage Hall nursing home in Lawrenceburg. Born July 25, 1913, in  Lincoln County, she was the daughter of the late Oscar and Lena Shoup Reynolds. She was a teacher at Pond School, a homemaker, and a member of First Baptist Church in Lawrenceburg. She was the widow of Howard Stamper and also was preceded in death by an infant daughter. Survivors include a son, John Stamper of Anchorage, Alaska; a daughter, Sue Sims of Cynthiana; three grandchildren; and three great-grandchildren. Services will be 2:30 p.m. Wednesday at Barnett & Demrow Funeral Home  by Greg Burton. Burial will be in Double Springs Cemetery. Visitation will be after 10 a.m.

 

      April 7, 2004 - Wednesday

STAPLES, Myrtle B.

STANFORD - Myrtle Belle Staples, 86, a resident of Fort Logan Hospital Extended Care Unit. Formerly of Kings Mountain, died Monday at Fort Logan Hospital.

Born Dec. 29, 1917, in Lincoln County, she was the daughter of the late Harvey and Rosetta Privett Hopson.  She was the widow of Emmett Staples. She was a retired Lincoln County teacher and attended Eastern Kentucky and Campbellsville universities.

 Survivors include a sister, Beatrice Hopson of Cincinnati. Services will be 11 a.m. Saturday at Fox Funeral 
Home by David Gambrel.  Burial will be in Pleasant Point cemetery.

   

    April 13, 2003                 Danville Advocate Messenger

TERRY, Raymond L. 
INDIANAPOLIS, Ind. -- Raymond L. Terry, 64, of Freedom, Ind., died Thursday.  Born March 17, 1939 in 
Lincoln County, he was the son of the late Charles C. and Sabera Yocum. He was a retired fork lift driver for 
Ford Motor Company.  Survivors include his wife, Dorothy Roe Terry of Freedom, Ind.; four sons, Thomas M. 
Terry of Stanford, Robert Hensley of Crestview, Fla., and Curtis Hensley and Raymond Terry, Jr. both of 
Indianapolis, Ind.; three daughters, Retha Walls of Freedom, Ind., Diana Moffitt of Indianapolis, Ind. and 
Tina Glass of Poland, Ind.; 14 grandchildren and six great-grandchildren.
Services will be 11:30 a.m. Monday at Wilson St. Pierre Funeral Service And Crematory in the Chapel of the 
Chimes, Indianapolis, Ind. Burial will be In Floral Park Cemetery.

    May  22, 1997- Thursday                                                  Interior Journal

TEWMEY, MRS. LAURA TEWMEY

Mrs. Laura Mae Goodpaster Tewmey, 92, of 214 E. Factory Street, died Wednesday, May 21, 1997, at the 
Charleston Nursing Home in Danville.

Born July 31, 1905 in Lincoln County, she was the daughter of the late Elvie Thomas and Erma Young Goodpaster. 
She was the widow of James Garnett Tewmey.  She was a member of the Harrodsburg Christian Church and the 
Mercer County Senior Citizens.

Survivors include: one son, James Lloyd Tewmey of Harrodsburg; three daughters, Irma Katherine Case, North Miami, FL, Bessie Rhea Taliaferro, Homosassa, FL, Daisy Frances Freeman, Cedar Key, FL; one brother, E. T. Goodpaster, Waynesburg, three sisters, Elizabeth Williams, Lexington, Beatrice Reistenberg and Nora Barker, both of West Palm, FL; 15 grandchildren, 29 great grandchildren, two great great grandchildren.

Funeral services will be conducted Friday, May 23, at 2:00 p.m. at the McClellan Funeral Home. Burial will be in Spring Hill Cemetery. Grandsons will serve as pallbearers. Visitation will be on Thursday, at the funeral home, from 6 until 9 p.m. and after 8 a.m. on Friday.

 

 

    Feb. 3, 2004  Tuesday 

TURPIN, Dolly P.                                     d 31 Jan 2004

MORELAND;  Dolly Mae Payton Turpin, 73, of Stanford, died Saturday at Ephraim McDowell Regional Medical Center. Born Feb. 28, 1930, in Lincoln County, she was the daughter of the late Obie Minks and Mary Humphrey Minks. She was the widow of Cecil O. Turpin.

She was a former housekeeper at Stanford House and cook at Charleston Health Care. She was Pentecostal in faith. Survivors include seven sons, David Payton, Donald Payton, Wayne Payton, Rannie Payton, Bobby Payton and Gary Payton, all of Stanford, and William Payton of Burgin; 25 grandchildren; and several great-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by a son, Jerry Payton. Services will be 1 p.m. Tuesday at W.L. Pruitt Funeral Home by the Rev. Rick Naylor. Burial will be in Hustonville Cemetery.

        March, 2001

YEARY, Opal A.

Opal A. (Todd) Yeary, 84, passed away March 28, 2001 at Lake Cumberland Regional Hospital in Somerset.
 
A Lincoln County native, She was born in Waynesburg, KY, November 16, 1916, daughter of the late Johnie 
Todd and Stella (Measle) Todd.   She was a homemaker, retired Rose's employee and member of Estesburg 
Church of Christ in Eubank.

Survivors include her husband, Coyt C. Yeary, whom she married Dec. 19, 1936, son, Bill Gene (Alma) Yeary of 
Lexington, daughter, Sylvia Ann (Donnie) Zellar of Mellott, IN, seven grandchildren, Jeff Yeary, Greg Yeary, Reynea 
Johnson, Debbie Booe, Michael Zellar, Sabrina Yeary, Eric Secen and ten great-grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by, son James Randall "Jim" Yeary, brother, Noel L. Todd and two sisters, Debbie Sanders 
and Iva Walls.  Funeral services will be 1:00 p.m. Saturday, March 31, 2001 at Chapel of Morris & Hislope Funeral 
Home in Science Hill, with the Bro. Gilbert Robinson officiating. Burial in the Eubank Cemetery, Eubank, KY. Friends 
may call after Friday 6-8 p.m. at Chapel of Morris & Hislope Funeral Home who is in charge of arrangements. 

 

     April 15, 2003 – Tuesday                           Danville Advocate Messenger

VANOVER, Ralph Vernon 

STANFORD -- Ralph Vernon Vanover, 96, of East Main Street died Monday in Crab Orchard.
Born Aug. 31, 1906, in Pike County, he was the son of the late Oliver B.And Anzie Smallwood 
Vanover. He was a retired employee of National Cash Register Co., and the widower of Hazel 
Francisco Vanover.  Survivors include two nephews, Homer L. Vanover and Vincent Vanover,
both of Danville.  Services will be 2 p.m. Wednesday at Barnett & Demrow Funeral Home by
C.A. Easterling. Burial will be in Double Springs Cemetery.  

    November 30, 2001 – Friday                    Danville Advocate Messenger
VEST, ROSCOE; Roscoe Vest, 85, of Frostproof, Fla., formerly of Danville (Ky), died Tuesday in 
Florida. Born Jan. 23, 1916, in Lincoln County, he was the son of the late Edgar and Pearl Eades Vest. 
He was a sheet metal worker and a Navy veteran of World War II. He was a member of Frostproof 
Church of Christ. Survivors include his wife, Lela Vest; three daughters, Barbara Parker of Lancaster 
and Frostproof, Mary Lou Cristner of Erlanger and Edna Hawkins of Kocomo, Ind.; a brother, Cicero 
Vest of Lexington; a sister, Anna Carrier of Harrodsburg; six grandchildren; and five great-grandchildren. 
He was preceded in death by a wife, Mildred Case Vest, and a son, Roscoe "Buddy" Vest. Services will 
be 10 a.m. Monday at Stith Funeral Home. Burial will be in Bluegrass Memorial Gardens, Lexington.        

         Oct. 17, 2001 - Wednesday
VICE, Patience "Pat" Danville, formerly of 190 Sunset Drive, Frankfort, Kentucky Born: April 11, 1917, 
in Lincoln County, Kentucky Died: Monday, at Ephraim McDowell Hospital, Danville, Kentucky age: 84
Husband: Ray Vice (deceased) Brother: Woodrow Wren, Danville, Kentucky Burial: The Frankfort 
Cemetery - Frankfort, Kentucky 
 
      June 18, 2001 – Monday 
VINYARD, Alvin  49 WAYNESBURG; Alvin Vinyard of  South U.S. 27, Waynesburg, died Thursday, 
June 14, 2001, at Fort Logan Hospital, Stanford.   Born Aug. 7, 1951, in Chicago, Ill., he was a son of the 
late Clarence Vinyard and Elizabeth Griffith Johnson.  He was a U.S. Army veteran of the Vietnam War 
and a former employee of Malone & Hyde Food Distributorship in Nicholasville.
 Survivors include his wife, Paula Stull Vinyard, Waynesburg; three sons, Calvin and Lucas Vinyard, both 
of Waynesburg,  and Allen Douglas, Danville; a daughter, Crystal Gayle Goodin, Waynesburg; a brother, 
Abe (and Betty) Vinyard, Harrodsburg;  a sister, Joyce Vinyard, Harrodsburg; and two grandchildren.
 Graveside services will be 2 p.m.  June 17, at Double Springs Cemetery with Bro. Brad King officiating.
 Friends may call from 12:30 to 1:30 p.m. today at Barnett and Demrow Funeral Home, Waynesburg.   

        November 12, 2002 - Tuesday               Danville Advocate

 

WALLS, Ida C.,

 MORELAND -- Ida Marie Cunningham Walls, 94, of Liberty died Monday at Liberty Care Center. 
born Sept. 3, 1908, in Lincoln County, she was a daughter of the late Morton and Mary Yocum Cunningham. 
She was a homemaker and the widow of Walter Walls and Tony Snow. Survivors include a son, Rickey 
Cunningham of Arizona; a daugter-in-law, Norma Sparkman,  of  Middleburg, with whom she had lived; 
four grandchildren; and nine great-grandchildren. Services will be 1 p.m. Thursday at W.L. Pruitt Funeral 
Home by the Rev. Dennis Morgan.   Burial will be in Eason Cemetery in Geneva. Visitation will be 5-8 p.m.

        November 6, 2002 – Wednesday                               Danville Advocate 

WEDDLE, Helen B.

 HOUSTONVILLE ; Graveside services for Helen Wood Burton Weddle, 87, of Charleston Health Care Center 
will be 11 a.m. Thursday at Hustonville Cemetery by the Rev. Bob Kirkpatrick.  A memorial service will be 1 p.m. 
Thursday at Trinity Episcopal Church.  Born March 12, 1914, in Lincoln County, she was the daughter of the late 
Gilmore and Lela Dye Burton.  She was an employee of the state Bureau of Vital Statistics, birth records department.
She was a graduate of Hustonville High School and a member of Trinity Episcopal Church.
Survivors include a daughter, Paige Weddle of Danville; a son, Karl Weddle of Danville; a sister, Dorothea Brandt of 
Frankfort; six grandchildren; and seven great-grandchildren. Memorials may go to Trinity Episcopal Church.  

        April 4, 2003  - Friday                Danville Advocate  
ZWAHLEN, Samuel Alfred 
CRAB ORCHARD -- Samuel Alfred Zwahlen, 88, of Waynesburg died Thursday At the Stanford House nursing home.
Born Aug. 22, 1914, in Lincoln County, he was the son of the late Samuel And Maggie Schlappi Zwahlen.  He was a 
farmer and a member of Fairview Baptist Church.  Survivors include his wife, Lillian Oliver Zwahlen; a son, James A.
Zwahlen of Houston, Texas; two stepsons, Guy R. Greer of Lancaster and Simon Greer of Waynesburg; a brother, 
William "Bill" Zwahlen of Cincinnati; two sisters, Lillian Zwahlen of Cincinnati and Marie Stevens of Lancaster; four 
stepgrandchildren; and four stepgreat-grandchildren.  Services will be 2 p.m. Monday at Fairview Baptist Church by 
Gary King.  Burial will be in Danville Memorial Gardens.