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ADAMS, Lowell
MURRAY, KENTUCKY: Lowell H. Adams, 80, died October 9, 2007. He was born August 3, 1927 to Columbus & Haru Hargrove Adams. He retired from Murray State University, and was a U.S. Army veteran. Survivors include a daughter, Rhonda Anderson Gallimore (James); a brother, Earl Adams (Vickie); a sister, Sue Bazzell; 5 grandchildren; and 6 great-grandchildren. He was preceded in death by his wife, Latricia Ann Gupton Adams; a daughter, Beverly Adams Carson; two brothers, Don Rob Adams and Cody Adams; two sisters, June Parker and Myrna Rose; and his parents. Interment was at West Fork Cemetery under the direction of York Funeral Home.

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ALEXANDER, Margie
BOWLING GREEN, KENTUCKY: Margie Fowler Alexander, 56, died June 3, 1980 at her home. She was a native of Simpson County, and was a member of White's Chapel Methodist Church. Survivors include her husband, George Alexander; a son, Leon Alexander of Bowling Green; three sisters, Mrs. Sue Brogdon of Duquoin, IL, and Mrs. Jean Travelstead and Mrs. Mildred Shaw, both of Indianapolis, IN; four brothers, Joe Fowler of Franklin, and Paul Esque, Tom Fowler, and Asberry Fowler, all of Indianapolis, IN; and 4 grandchildren. Services were held at White's Chapel Methodist Church. Interment was at the church cemetery.

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ARMER, Cecil
TOMPKINSVILLE, KENTUCKY: Cecil "Buck" Armer, 69, died August 11, 1994 at Monroe County Medical Center. He was the son of the late Frank and Mary Likins Armer. He was a retired truck driver and a U.S. Army veteran of World War II. Survivors include five daughters, Jackie Cross of Tompkinsville, Betty Baskerville of Elkton, Linda Grider of Glasgow, Barbara Reed of Auburn, and Alice Richardson of Russellville; a son, Anthony Armer of Bowling Green; a sister, Hallie Spivey of Irvine; and a brother, Raymond Yates of Paducah. Interment was at Clementsville Cemetery in Clay County, TN with arrangements by Strode Funeral Home.

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ARTERBURN, Frances
SCOTTSVILLE, KENTUCKY: Frances Jo Arterburn, 88, died November 20, 2008. She was the daughter of Wesley Claude Arterburn and Ova Mae Napier Arterburn. She was a caretaker and member of Mount Union United Methodist Church. Survivors include eight nieces and nephews; and her great-nieces and great-nephews. She was preceded in death by two brothers, Wesley Claude Arterburn and Randall Arterburn; a sister, Virginia Mae Carner; and her parents. Interment was at Mount Union United Methodist Church Cemetery by Goad Funeral Home.

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ASHBY, Jesse
CENTRAL CITY, KENTUCKY: Jesse M. "Jess" Ashby, 71, died August 3, 1953 at the Muhlenberg Community Hospital. He was a member of South Carrollton Methodist Church. Survivors include his wife, Sarah E. Ashby; three daughters, Mrs. Bob Wheeldon of Central City, Mrs. Les Barnes of Detroit, and Mrs. Homer Thomas of Rockport, IN; 7 grandchildren; and 4 great-grandchildren. Interment was at Rose Hill Cemetery with arrangements by Tucker Funeral Home.

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AULICK, Elnora
FALMOUTH, KENTUCKY: Elnora Elizabeth Conrad Aulick, 82, died February 12, 2007. She was born November 9, 1924 to the late Wilbur and Julia Gulick Conrad. She is survived by her husband, Bernice Aulick; a son, Randy (Lou) Aulick of Winter Haven, FL; two brothers, Donald Conrad of Dry Ridge, and Rev. James Conrad of Peach Grove; and 2 grandchildren. Interment was at Riverside Cemetery with arrangements by Woodhead Funeral Home.

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AZBILL, C.W.
RICHMOND, KENTUCKY: Chester Wayne Azbill, 60, died July 10, 2008. He was born November 13, 1947 to Chester Calvin Azbill and Mary Frances Gribbins Azbill. He retired from IBM, and formerly worked at Richmond Utilities. He is survived by a son, Rick (Renee) Azbill; his mother; a sister, Francine (Bobby) Alexander; two brothers, Mike (Peggy) Azbill and Tom (Ruby) Azbill; and a grandson. Interment was at the Richmond Cemetery under the direction of Combs, Parsons and Collins Funeral Home.

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BARROW, Alma
HENDERSON, KENTUCKY: Alma Elizabeth Barrow, 79, died June 9, 2008. She was a member of the United Church of the Nazarene. She is survived by her caregivers, Angela Jameson and David Pressley, both of Henderson; and a sister, Mary Alice Matthews of Louisville. She was preceded in death by her husband, Estill C. Barrow; a daughter, Sharon Elizabeth Criss; and a son, Larry W. Barrow. Interment was at Fairview Cemetery #2 in Bowling Green under the direction of Benton-Glunt Funeral Home.

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BAYNE, Bonnie
MILTON, KENTUCKY: Bonnie Bayne, 71, died May 19, 2001 at her home. She was born June 21, 1929 in Trimble County, KY to Charles and Erma Owen Kruse. She was retired. She formerly worked at Bennett Oldsmobile, U.S. Shoe and the Southern States Store. She was a member of Milton Baptist Church. She is survived by her husband, David Bayne; two sons, Mike and Mark Bayne, both of Milton; two daughters, Myrna Persell and Marsha Taylor, both of Milton; and 6 grandchildren. She was preceded in death by a son, Charles Rodney Bayne; and her parents. Services were held at Milton Baptist Church. Interment was at Moffett Cemetery under the direction of Wood-Oakley Funeral Home.

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BAYS, Hazel
FULLERTON, KENTUCKY: Hazel Delores Bays, age 6 weeks, died January 4, 1933 in Fullerton at the home of her grandparents, Mr. and Mrs. C.F. Lybrooks. She was the daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Leonard Bays. She had two sisters, Helen and Eunice. Services were held at her grandparents' house. Burial was at Sunshine Cemetery with arrangements by J.R. Morton and Son Undertakers.

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BELT, Wilma
MUNFORDVILLE, KENTUCKY: Wilma Anne Belt, 22, died August 15, 1970. She was a secretary for the Xerox Corporation, and attended the Munfordville Baptist Church. Survivors include her parents, Dr. and Mrs. David M. Belt; three brothers, David M. Belt, Jr., Stephen Maher, and William Connor; her paternal grandparents, Mr. and Mrs. Gus Belt; and her maternal grandmother, Anna Conner. Interment was at the Munfordville Municipal Cemetery under the direction of Sego Funeral Home.

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BERRY, Hazel
MOUNT STERLING, KENTUCKY: Hazel McIlvain Berry, 83, passed away August 30, 2010 at the Johnson Mathers Healthcare Center in Carlisle, KY. She was born January 10, 1927, the fifth of nine children born to Sid and Florence McIlvain. She was preceded in death by her husband, Oliver T. Berry. Jr. Interment was at the Carlisle Cemetery under the direction of Clark Funeral Home.

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BERRYMAN, Ida Mae
LEXINGTON, KENTUCKY: Ida Mae Stevens Berryman, 103, died January 3, 1999. She was born in Clark County on June 12, 1895 to Francis Jackson and Jeanette Berryman Stevens. She attended Broadway Christian Church. Survivors include six daughters, Barbara Scott (Thomas) of Frankfort, Ruby Wilson (Louis) of Harrodsburg; Molly Watts (Shirley) of Wilmore; Doris Sheneman of Nunica, MI, and Betty Marshall and Frances Carter, both of Louisville; 15 grandchildren; 34 great-grandchildren; 2 great-great-grandchildren; her nieces and nephews; and other relatives and friends. She was preceded in death by her husband, Alva Berryman; and her parents. Interment was at Lexington Cemetery under the direction of W.R. Milward Mortuary.

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BISHOP, Harold
GLASGOW, KENTUCKY: Harold L. Bishop, 82, died February 28, 2008. He was born September 1, 1925 to Terry Drew and Anna Wallace Bishop. He was a retired salesman for Moorman Feeds. He also formerly worked at Towne Motel and Junior Foods, and was a Dollar General Store manager. He attended Trinity Church of the Nazarene. He is survived by his wife of 59 years, Edna Tyree Bishop; two sons, John T. Bishop of Louisville, and Tony Bishop (Anice) of Smiths Grove; 2 granddaughters; and 3 great-granddaughters. Burial was at Happy Valley Memorial Gardens by Hatcher and Saddler Funeral Home.

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BOWERS, James William
ROCHESTER, KENTUCKY: James William Bowers, 66, died September 18, 2006. He was born February 22, 1940 to William E. "Jake" Bowers and Rachael Bowers. He was a retired pastor and self-employed truck driver. He attended Rochester Baptist Church. He is survived by his wife, Glenda Sue Givens Bowers; three daughters, Michele Brown of Clifty, Melissa Stringer of Owensboro, and Melanie Spidle of Cedar Rapids, IA; his mother; 6 grandchildren; and 2 great-grandchildren. Burial was at Union Cemetery by Jones Funeral Chapel.

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BRADLEY, Walter
SOUTH SHORE, KENTUCKY: Walter Bradley, 53, died June 20, 1974 at Mercy Hospital in Springfield. He was born July 21, 1920. He was a native of Greenup County. He was a truck driver, and formerly lived in York, KY. Survivors include his mother, Mattie Bradley of York; a brother, Stanley Bradley of York; and two sisters, Hattie Potter of Springfield and Helen Nelson of Rocky River, OH. Interment was at Eggers Cemetery under the direction of Morton Funeral Home.

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BRASHER, Celesta
CHRISTIAN COUNTY, KENTUCKY: Celesta A. Brasher died October 25, 1893. She was born May 18, 1847 to Jacob and Agnes Brasher. Burial was at Campbell Cemetery.

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BREEZE, Fanny
MIDDLESBORO, KENTUCKY: Fanny Breeze died September 28, 1939 at her residence. She had been a resident of Middlesboro for 27 years. She was survived by two sons, Burton Partin and Bill Parton; two brothers, D.W. White and C.W. White; four sisters, Mrs. Odessa Stone, Miss Bess White, Mrs. Dovie Richmond, and Mrs. Annie Ellis; and 4 granddaughters. Interment was "at Lancaster". Note: The spellings "Parton" and "Partin" were both used in the obituary. Another record spells her first name "Fannie".

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BROCK, Custer
PINEVILLE, KENTUCKY: Custer Brock, 70, died November 19, 2007. He was born May 18, 1937 to the late Dewey and Martha Jane Saylor Brock. He was a construction lineman for Gambrel Construction and Hoskins Construction, and was of the Holiness faith. He is survived by his siblings, Cordia Saylor of Indianapolis IN, Pat and Lester Sumpter of Cincinnati, Elijah and Belle Brock of Phillips Fork, Stella and S.B. Gambrel and Reva Mills, all of Flat Lick, and Bertha Napier of Pineville; his nieces and nephews; and other relatives and friends. He was preceded in death by his parents; his stepmother, Chloe Taylor Brock; two sisters, Katherine Neal and Gladys Brock; a brother, Walter Brock; and a special friend, Wanda Faye Lefevers. Interment was at Pinelawn Memorial Gardens by Arnett and Steele Funeral Home.

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BROCK, Shirley
SECO, KENTUCKY: Shirley Brock, 70, died December 26, 2010 at Whitesburg Appalachian Regional Healthcare Center. She is survived by three daughters, Diane (Steve) Honchel of McRoberts, and Tracy Jackson and Patsy (Dwayne) Sexton, all of Isom; a son, Sam Brock of Seco; 16 grandchildren; and 10 great-grandchildren. Interment was at Green Acres Cemetery under the direction of Letcher Funeral Home.

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BURNEY, Sallie
MUHLENBERG COUNTY, KENTUCKY: Sallie Burney, 81, died January 10, 1903. She was survived by two sons, James and Tom Burney; and a brother, Marcus Jernigan. Burial was at Jernigan's Chapel Cemetery.

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BURTON, Alice
FULTON, KENTUCKY: Alice Mae Burton, 68, died August 9, 2009 at Western Baptist Hospital in Paducah. She was born October 3, 1940 in Dorena, MO to the late John Henry and Ethel Mae Pritchard Minor. She attended Jacksonville Freewill Baptist Church, and served as president of the Ken-Tenn Community Serving Club. She is survived by her husband, Isaiah Burton; five daughters, Wanda Rena Burton of Mayfield, KY, and Ruby Burton, Sandra Kay Burton, Brenda Burton, and Teresa Burton, all of Fulton; a son, Phillip Burton of Eddyville, KY; four sisters, Helen Ann (Allen) Dickerson of South Fulton, Annie Lee Minor of Kankakee, IL, Wanda Faye Minor of Milwaukee, and Dorothy Jean Minor of Holladay, UT; four brothers, Henry (Valerie) Minor of Fulton, William (Valerie) Minor of South Fulton, Carl (Darlene) Minor of Union City, and John and Diane Minor of St. Louis; 17 grandchildren; 27 great-grandchildren; and a great-great-grandchild. She was preceded in death by four siblings. Services were held at Jacksonville Freewill Baptist Church. Interment was at Greenlea Cemetery under the direction of Rawls Funeral Home.

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BUTCHER, Lillie
WILLIAMSPORT, KENTUCKY: Lillie Ramey Butcher, 89, died October 3, 2003 at her home. She was born in Johnson County on September 27, 1914 to Owen and Elizabeth Wheeler Ramey. She is survived by four daughters, Louise Drury of Lexington, Nadeen Prater Williams of Meally, Zita Martin of Charleston, WV, and Elizabeth Butcher Walen of Springfield, OH; six sons, Ira Butcher of Thelma, James Butcher of River, Roger Butcher of Flat Gap, Charles Butcher of Prestonsburg, and Avery Butcher and Thomas Butcher, both of Williamsport; 18 grandchildren; 19 great-grandchildren; and 2 great-great-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her husband, Charlie Butcher; a daughter, Melda Butcher, and a son, Leroy Butcher. Burial was at Butcher Family Cemetery with arrangements by Jones Preston Funeral Home.

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CALHOUN, Clifton
MYRA, KENTUCKY: Clifton Calhoun, 48, died April 28, 1989 at Jenkins Community Hospital. He was born October 4, 1940 to the late Mazie Calhoun Hensley. Survivors include a brother, Marcus Calhoun of Myra, and a half-brother, Tommy Hensley of Payne Gap. Services were held at Dorton Freewill Baptist Church. Burial was at Phillips Branch Cemetery with arrangements by R.S. Jones and Son Funeral Home.

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CANTRELL, Ora
FUGET, KENTUCKY: Ora Jewel Cantrell, 78, died July 16, 1997 at Mountain Manor Nursing Home in Prestonsburg. She was born August 13, 1918 in Johnson County to the late Henry and Nora Estep Cantrell. She is survived by a sister-in-law, Clora Cantrell of Flat Gap; and her nephews and nieces. Services were held at Old Cold Springs United Baptist Church. Interment was at Cantrell Cemetery in Flat Gap under the direction of Paintsville Funeral Home.

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CARMAN, Edith
CYNTHIANA, KENTUCKY: Edith Corley Carman, 80, died February 15, 2006 in Cynthiana. She was born February 14, 1926 in Grayson County to John and Emma Bozarth Corley. She had worked for the Shady Lawn Home, and was a member of Central Christian Church. Survivors include five daughters, Sue (Larry) Walters of Sadieville, Barbara (Gary) Bennett of Corbin, and Linda L, Carman, Ruth Ann Brierly, and Marsha (Donnie) Holland, all of Cynthiana; a son, Eugene Carman of Livermore; a sister, Florine (Jake) Hawkins of Evansville, IN; 11 grandchildren; and 15 great-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her husband, George Carman; her parents; four sisters, Nycie Roberts, Genevie Glascock, Virgie Pate, and Agnes Geary; and four brothers, Ira Corley, George Corley, Frankie Corley and Junior Corley. Interment was at Battle Grove Cemetery by Ware Funeral Home.

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CARPENTER, Allen
MOUNT WASHINGTON, KENTUCKY: Allen E. Carpenter, 75, died October 27, 2008. He was born February 17, 1933. He retired from Cummins, Inc. He attended Sanctuary Church in Louisville, and enjoyed IU basketball, cars, and working on engines. Survivors include his wife, Jo Ann Carpenter; a daughter, Pam Behler of Erie, CO; a son, Rick Carpenter of Germantown, TN; two sisters, Jenny Cromwell of Louisville, and Kay Thompson of Scottsburg, IN; two brothers, Charlie Cromwell of Shepherdsville, and Alvin E. Carpenter of Charlotte, NC; and 3 grandchildren. Burial was at Mount Washington Cemetery with arrangements by Schmid Funeral Home.

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CARPENTER, Terry A.
NAZARETH, KENTUCKY: Terry Alfred Carpenter, 52, died May 3, 2009. He attended First Cedar Creek Baptist Church. He is survived by his aunt and caregiver, Barbara Weiser Hicks of Nazareth; a brother, Robert Lynch of Fairfield; several other uncles and aunts; his cousins, and his nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by his parents, Tildon and Bertha Emma Green Carpenter. Interment was at Cedar Creek Baptist Church Cemetery with arrangements by Greenwell Houghlin Northside Funeral Home.

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CASSADA, Paul
SCIENCE HILL, KENTUCKY: Paul W. Cassada, 69, died January 4, 2008 at Lake Cumberland Regional Hospital. He was born July 10, 1938 in Pulaski County, KY to Bradford and Elizabeth Baugh Cassada. He worked as an auto body repairman, and was a veteran of the U.S. Army. He served as a Science Hill city councilman, and was a member of Northside Baptist Church. Survivors include his wife, Wilma Crawford Cassada; two sons, Stephen Cassada of Dayton, OH, and Mark Cassada of Virginia; three sisters, Pat Tilley of Science Hill, Sue (Morris) Skidmore of Burnside, and Jean (Bobby) Dick of Cincinnati, OH; three brothers, Larry (Roberta) Cassada of Eubank, and Terry Cassada and Steve (Lana) Cassada, all of Somerset; 3 grandchildren; and his nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by his parents; and a brother, Robert Cassada. Burial with military honors was at the Science Hill Cemetery with arrangements by Morris and Hislope Funeral Home.

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CASTLE, Quentin
PAINTSVILLE, KENTUCKY: Quentin Castle, 60, died October 14, 2000 in Paintsville. He was born March 6, 1940 in Johnson County to Walter and Hester Burchett Castle. He retired from a monument company. He is survived by his wife, Deloris Castle; a daughter, Jayme Melton of Louisville; two sons, Anthony Castle of Louisville, and Jason Melton of Nippa; a sister, Opal Rice of Oil Springs; a brother, Walter Castle, Jr. of Stambaugh; and 3 grandchildren. Services were held at the Freewill Baptist Church. Interment was at Nim Sturgill Cemetery under the direction of Preston Funeral Home.

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COLLINS, Judy
NOLANSBURG, KENTUCKY: Judy Collins, 92, died March 20, 1976 at Harlan Appalachian Regional Hospital. She had been a Harlan County resident for 80 years, and was a native of Leslie County. Survivors include two children, Mary Fannon of Nolansburg, and Luther Collins of Loyall; a sister, Joanna Lewis of Big Laurel; 6 grandchildren; and 3 great-grandchildren. Interment was at Alex Branch Cemetery with arrangements by Loyall Funeral Home.

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COOMER, Lillian
COLUMBIA, KENTUCKY: Lillian Ann Coomer, 90, died August 9, 2007. She was born January 3, 1917 to the late Joseph Oscar and Dellie Turner Rogers Parnell. She attended Jones Chapel United Methodist Church. She is survived by a daughter and son-in-law, Margie and Richard Smith of Mount Washington; two sisters, Alice Sneed and Pauline Sneed; a brother, Joseph Parnell; her nieces and nephews; 2 grandchildren; 3 great-grandchildren; and other relatives and friends. She was preceded in death by her husband, William Taft Coomer; a son, J.T. Coomer; two sisters, Flossie Hamlett and Ora Sneed; and two brothers, James C. Parnell and Carl Parnell. Interment was at Jones Chapel Cemetery with arrangements by Stotts-Phelps-McQueary Funeral Home.

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CORNETT, Elmer
KEAVY, KENTUCKY: Elmer Cornett, 59, died March 27, 2006. He was born January 12, 1947 in Harlan to Wilson and Nancy Jane Baker Cornett. He was a retired coal miner, and attended Persimmon Fork Church of God at Wooton. He is survived by three children, Schery (Tink) Helton of Corbin, and Tony (Betty) Cornett and Randy Cornett, all of Keavy; 3 grandchildren; 3 step-grandchildren; eleven siblings, Gail Harwood of Richmond, Jayna Wooton of Smilax, Annalean Williams of Hazard, Milford and Rondal Cornett of Wooton, Wanda Couch and Judith Cornett of Whitesburg, and Wilson Cornett, Jr., Yvonne Sanders, Rufus Cornett, and Evelyn Nash, all of Corbin; his nieces and nephews; and other relatives and friends. He was preceded in death by his wife, Martha Hensley Cornett; his parents; and a sister, Carol Sue Shepherd. Burial was at Locust Grove Cemetery by O'Neil Funeral Home.

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CORNETTE, Mary F.
GREENVILLE, KENTUCKY: Mary Flora Cornette died June 17, 1899. She was the daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Ed Cornette. Burial was at Pleasant Hill Cemetery.

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CORTNER, Flora
PRINCETON, KENTUCKY: Flora Cortner, 83, died October 11, 1976 at Caldwell County Hospital. She was born April 23, 1893 to Ward W. and Cora Wood Newsom. She was a member of Midway Baptist Church. Survivors include her husband, George Cortner; a daughter, Mrs. Billy Wilson of Cadiz; a son, Nuel Cortner of Cerulean; a brother, O.S. Newsom of Princeton; 7 grandchildren; and 5 great-grandchildren. Interment was at Rogers Cemetery in Christian County with arrangements by Morgan Funeral Home.

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COTTONGIM, Randolph
LONDON, KENTUCKY: Randolph "Ran" Cottongim, 88, died December 1, 2004. He was born July 16, 1915 in Clay County, KY to William and Nancy Jane Sawyers Cottongim. He was a veteran of World War II and a recipient of the Purple Heart medal. He is survived by four stepchildren, Elizabeth Alton (Danny) of London, Monroe Dezarn of Independence, Joe Dezarn (Lila) of Manchester, and Truman Hooker (Sue) of Huntsville, TX; two sisters, Eva Jones of Cynthiana, and Etta Mae Mooningham of Tampa, FL; 8 grandchildren; 10 great-grandchildren; his cousins; his nieces and nephews; and his friends. He was preceded in death by his wife, Emily Lunsford Cottongim; and his parents. Interment was at A.R. Dyche Memorial Park under the direction of House-Rawlings Funeral Home.

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COTTRILL, Paul
HODGENVILLE, KENTUCKY: Paul A. Cottrill, 81, died December 3, 2004. He retired from Fort Knox, and was a veteran of World War II. He was a former member of the Hodgenville City Council. He was a Mason and a member of the American Legion. He attended Pleasant Grove Baptist Church. Surviving family members include a daughter, Pamela Cottrill Gibson of Bardstown; a son, Johnny Cottrill of Hodgenville; and 4 grandchildren. He was preceded in death by his wife, Juanita Polley Cottrill; and a son, Jimmy Cottrill. Interment was at Red Hill Cemetery under the direction of Billy Howell Funeral Chapel.

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CRABTREE, Leonard
INDEPENDENCE, KENTUCKY: Leonard E. Crabtree, 62, died March 24, 2009. He worked as a cab driver with Community Cab. He is survived by his sons, Ken Crabtree of Taylor Mill, Brett Crabtree of Crown City, OH, and Todd Crabtree, Paul Crabtree, and Montana Crabtree, all of Florence; two sisters, Pauline Crabtree and Marine Sanders, both of Ohio; two brothers, Bill Sanders of Ohio and Clarence Sanders of Maryland; 5 grandchildren; and a great-grandchild. Burial was at Mother of God Cemetery under the direction of Middendorf Funeral Home.

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CREMEANS, Gladys
WURTLAND, KENTUCKY: Glady Cremeans, 85, died September 4, 2006 at the Community Hospice Care Center in Ashland. She was born January 29, 1921 in Argillite to Arvil and Wilma Coffee Mullins. She attended the Wurtland Freewill Baptist Church. Survivors include her husband, Marlin Cremeans; and a granddaughter. She was preceded in death by a daughter, Sandra Lea Farley; and her parents. Interment was at Plum Grove Cemetery under the direction of Wright's Funeral Home.

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CREPPS, James D.
SHEPHERSVILLE, KENTUCKY: James D. Crepps, 65, died April 29, 2010. He was born August 15, 1944. He retired from Brown-Forman, and was a former Allstate insurance agent. He attended Cedar Grove Baptist Church, and was a member of Bullitt Lodge #155 F.&A.M. and the Kosair Temple. Survivors include his wife, Judy Crepps; two daughters, Joyce Welch (Raymond), and Jackie Carrier; two siblings, Sherry Hurt and Mike Waters; and his grandchildren. He was preceded in death by his father, Duane Crepps; his mother and stepfather, Dorothy and Ray Waters; and a sister, Mittie Taylor. Interment was at Highland Memory Gardens under the direction of Maraman Billings Funeral Home.

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CRISWELL, Grace
MONTICELLO, KENTUCKY: Grace Elizabeth Criswell, 64, died May 31, 1995. She was born April 26, 1931 in Grinnell, IA to Edward and Elvira Weeks Thompson. She retired from the Cumberland Dairy Restaurant. She is survived by her husband, Kenneth Earl Criswell; two daughters, Denise Nakajima and Cheryl Criswell; five sons, John, Rod, Jim, Randy, and Steve; two sisters, Marilyn Guyer and Lela Bennett; and 11 grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her parents. Burial was at Elk Spring Cemetery under the direction of Hicks Funeral Home.

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CULL, Mary Lou
OWENTON, KENTUCKY: Mary Lou Stamper Cull, 77, died May 29, 2005 at her home. She was born May 28, 1928 to Richard E. and Lucy Jane Hundley Stamper. She retired from Owen County Hospital. Survivors include her husband, Dr. O.A. Cull; a daughter, Jane Russell Hensley of Owenton; a son, James Thomas Lilly of Owenton; a stepson, Bob Cull of Owenton; a sister, Dicksie Mae Bradford of Frankfort; three brothers, Billy N. Stamper of Owenton, Charlie Stamper of Gratz, and Joe Stamper of Pleasant Home; 4 grandchildren; 6 great-grandchildren; 2 step-grandchildren; a step-great-grandchild; 8 nephews; and 2 nieces. She was preceded in death by Harold T. Lilly. Burial was at the Owenton Cemetery with arrangements by McDonald and New Funeral Home.

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CURTSINGER, Harlet
WILMORE, KENTUCKY: Harlet Curtsinger, 83, died August 7, 2009. He was born December 23, 1925 to the late Claude Curtsinger, Sr. and Sallie Curtsinger. He was a retired milkman for Borden Dairy, and was a U.S. Army veteran of World War II. He attended Mount Zion Methodist Church in Harrodsburg, and was a member of the Wilmore Lions Club. Survivors include a daughter, Becky Arvin of Wilmore; a brother, William J. Curtsinger of Nicholasville; two sisters, Shirley Locker of Nicholasville, and Onita Curd of Versailles; 5 grandchildren; 5 great-grandchildren; and his nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by his wife, June Curtsinger; a son, Bruce Curtsinger; and two brothers, Cecil and Claude Curtsinger, Jr. Services were held at Mount Zion Methodist Church. Burial was at Bluegrass Memorial Gardens with arrangements by Hager and Cundiff Funeral Home.

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DANIEL, Annabelle
STAFFORDSVILLE, KENTUCKY: Annabelle Dixon Daniel, 86, died May 28, 2006. She was born January 9, 1920 to the late Rolla and Lilli Conley Dixon. She is survived by a sister, Dorothy Shroyer; a niece, Marcia Helton; two nephews, Ken (Gale) Dixon, and Roger (Carolyn) Dixon; and two sisters-in-law, Zona Songer, and Aileen Dixon. She was preceded in death by her husband, Buell Dixon; a brother, Garland Dixon; and her parents. Interment was at Highland Memorial Park with arrangements by Jones-Preston Funeral Home.

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DANIEL, Opal
GIRDLER, KENTUCKY: Opal Daniel, 79, died September 12, 2007. She was born September 23, 1927 to Jasper Jeffers, Jr. and Cansada Brown Jeffers. She attended Hosman Baptist Church in Pineville. Survivors include a daughter, Zera Dunn (Tommy) of Girdler; three stepsons, Dan Daniel (Kathy), Clayborne Daniel, Jr. (Karen), and Richard Daniel (Lou), all of Ohio; a sister, Nola Pursiful (Darrell) of Detroit, MI; a brother, Roy Jeffers (Daisy) of Barbourville; two sisters-in-law; 2 grandchildren; 6 step-grandchildren; 5 step great-grandchildren; and other relatives and friends. She was preceded in death by her husband, Clayborn Daniel; her parents; and four brothers, Carl Jeffers, Leeman Jeffers, Emer Jeffers, and James Jeffers. Burial was at Barbourville Cemetery with arrangements by Hampton Funeral Home.

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DAWES, Gail
PADUCAH, KENTUCKY: Gail Weda Miller Dawes, 62, died January 11, 2011 at Western Baptist Hospital. She was a Lutheran. Survivors include her husband of 42 years, Roy Lee Dawes; a daughter, Susan Gayle Dawes; a son, Daniel Lee Dawes; her mother, Weda Duncan Miller; a brother, Glen Miller; 7 grandchildren; and her nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by her father, Paul Kenneth Miller, Sr.; and a brother. Interment was at Woodlawn Memorial Gardens under the direction of Hughes Funeral Home.

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DAWSON, Shadrach
CYNTHIANA, KENTUCKY: Shadrach Dawson, 93, died November 16, 2005. He was born January 1, 1912 in Frenchburg, KY to Willie and Emma Dehart Dawson. He was a retired farmer, and attended Beaver Baptist Church. Survivors include a daughter, Thelma (Bennie) Duff of Georgetown; two sons, Eugene (Patsy) Dawson, and Seldon (Sandy) Dawson, all of Cynthiana; a sister, Lillie Hon of Stanton; a brother, Paul Dawson of Clayton, OH; 4 grandchildren; and 4 great-grandchildren. He was preceded in death by his wife, Helen Napier Dawson; his parents; two brothers, Isaiah Dawson and Cohath Dawson; and a grandson, Bobby Dawson. Interment was at Stanton Cemetery under the direction of Ware Funeral Home.

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DENT, George
LEXINGTON, KENTUCKY: George Erwin Dent, 60, died December 29, 2008. He was born November 1, 1948 to the late George and Mary Emma Gay Dent. Survivors include a son, Jonathon "Chris" Haven of Maryland; and a daughter, Jillian C. Scott of Rockholds, KY. Arrangements were entrusted to Care Cremation and Funeral Service.

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DICKINSON, Sam
KNOX COUNTY, KENTUCKY: Sam Dickinson, 82, died January 27, 1922 at his home in Girdler. He was a Union veteran of the Civil War. He was survived by his wife of 45 years, Jemima Jones Dickinson; and four children. He was preceded in death by one of his children. Burial was at Green Road Cemetery.

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DOCKINS, Grace
FRANKLIN, KENTUCKY: Grace McElwain Dockins, 99, died July 23, 2000 at The Medical Center. She was the daughter of Henry and Lillie Short McElwain. She was a seamstress, and attended Stevenson Methodist Church. She is survived by her cousins. She was preceded in death by her husband, Wendell Wiley Dockins. Interment was at Greenlawn Cemetery under the direction of Crafton Funeral Home.

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DOWLING, Father Aloysius
LOUISVILLE, KENTUCKY: Fr. Aloysius Dowling, C.P., 67, died May 12, 1959 in Dowagiac, MI. He was born May 26, 1891 in Chicago, IL to James and Margaret Henry Dowling. He was ordained to the priesthood in 1920, and served as a priest at St. Agnes Church. Interment was at St. Agnes Cemetery.

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DRESSEL, George
ASHLAND, KENTUCKY: George J. Dressel, 84, died August 24, 2004 at his home. He was born October 19, 1919 in Huntington, WV to J.B. and Thelma Amon Dressel. He held a degree in accounting from Marshall University. He was a retired secretary treasurer for Birch Distributors, and a U.S. Navy veteran of World War II. He was a member of Holy Family Catholic Church and the Elks Lodge. He was a former member of Rotary Club. Survivors include his wife, Pearl Jo Birch Dressel; his nieces and nephews; and his friends. Services were held at Holy Family Catholic Church. Interment was at the Ashland Cemetery under the direction of Steen Funeral Home.

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DUBLIN, Genella
MURRAY, KENTUCKY: Genella Dublin, 72, died February 18, 2008. She was born February 27, 1935 to Tom Glass and Maggie Turner Glass. She was a telephone operator for Bell Telephone, and also worked at Merit Clothing. She attended Glendale Road Church Christ. She is survived by three sons, Marc Dublin of Nashville, TN, Steve Dublin of Murray, and Joey Dublin of Graves County; a daughter, Vickie Jones of Cuba; a brother, Tommy Glass of Farmington; a sister, Geneva Stairs of Hickory; 6 grandchildren; and 4 great-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by three sisters; and three brothers. Interment was at Coldwater Church of Christ Cemetery by Churchill Funeral Home.

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DURBIN, Father Lawrence
KNOTTSVILLE, KENTUCKY: Fr. Lawrence Durbin, 79, died March 5, 1977. He was born in 1897 to Thomas and Frances Durbin. He was ordained as a Catholic priest in 1922, and served as chaplain of the Knottsville Nursing Home. He was residing in the Evansville, IN area at the time of his passing. He is survived by his nieces and nephews; and his cousins. Services were held at St. William Catholic Church in Knottsville. Burial was at Priest Cemetery in Whitesville under the direction of Browning Funeral Home.

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EASTERLING, Anna
WEST LIBERTY, KENTUCKY: Anna V. Gross Easterling, 90, died June 25, 2007 at the Life Care Center in Morehead. She was born February 13, 1917 in Morgan County, KY to Robert Lee and Dora Callahan Gross. She enjoyed quilting and flowers. Survivors include two daughters, Joann Hardin and Sandi Ruth, both of Morehead; two sons and daughters-in-law, James and Toni Easterling, and Robert and Janice Easterling, all of West Liberty, KY; 18 grandchildren; 32 great-grandchildren; and 17 great-great-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her husband, Boyd Easterling, Sr.; two sons, Boyd Easterling, Jr. and Eldon Easterling; her parents; and a grandson, Paul David Hardin. Burial was at Brown Cemetery under the direction of Northcutt and Son Home for Funerals.

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EASTERLING, Dixie
OLIVE HILL, KENTUCKY: Dixie Bea Hunt Easterling, 59, died April 15, 2012 at the Community Hospice Care Center in Ashland. She was born May 17, 1952 in Boyd County, KY to Lawrence and Elnora Alean Haywood Hunt. She was a retired optician at the Cannonsburg Walmart. She enjoyed traveling with her husband and her dog, Dudley. Survivors include her husband, Tommy Ray Easterling; four sisters and their spouses, Virginia Ann Hunt Hammond and Delmer Franklin of Greenup, Laura Jean Hunt Guy and James of Ashland, Betty Lou Hunt Haney and Carl Ray of Wurtland, and Carolyn Sue Hunt McKnight of Cole Grove, OH; and other relatives and friends. She was preceded in death by a daughter, Andrea Michelle Jefferson; her parents; and a brother-in-law, John McKnight. Interment was at Brick Union Cemetery in Greenup County with arrangements by Globe Funeral Chapel.

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EASTRIDGE, Winnie
CAMPBELLSVILLE, KENTUCKY: Winnie B. Eastridge, 82, died April 20, 2011 in Campbellsville. She was born February 21, 1929 in Cumberland Co. KY to the late Rev. Taft Thrasher and Mellie Frances Capps Thrasher. She retired from Fruit of the Loom in Campbellsville, and was a member of St. Mark United Methodist Church. Survivors include her husband, Calvin K. Eastridge; two daughters, Lois Jane Thompson, and Pam Smith (Norman); a son, Kenneth J. Eastridge (Galene); a sister, Earlene Williams; 6 grandchildren; 7 great-grandchildren; 2 great-great-grandchildren; her nieces and nephews; and other relatives and friends. She was preceded in death by four siblings, Earl A. Thrasher, Mary Rhea, Jack Thrasher, and Bill Thrasher. Services were held at St. Mark United Methodist Church. Burial was at Campbellsville Memorial Gardens under the direction of Parrott and Ramsey Funeral Home.

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EGNEW, Helen
STEARNS, KENTUCKY: Helen Egnew, 96, died November 29, 2009 at her residence. She was born February 15, 1913 in Lamar, IN. She was a retired citrus grove owner, and attended the Stearns First Baptist Church. She enjoyed gardening, sewing, baking, reading, and playing the piano. She is survived by a daughter, Donna Jean Spradley of New Cumberland, PA; a son, James C. Egnew (Azalie) of Stearns; a sister, Wilma Vesperman of Dunkirk, MD; a brother, Charles Taylor of Owingsvile; 5 grandchildren; 10 great-grandchildren; 2 great-grandchildren; and her caregivers, Patricia Sexton, Sherry Thomas, Lisa Taylor, and Judy Jones. She was preceded in death by her husband, R. Vesper Egnew; her mother, Lucy Pennington; a sister, Marian Stephens; and a brother, Wilbur Taylor. Interment was at the Stearns Cemetery under the direction of Hickman-Strunk Funeral Home.

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ELDER, Raymond J.
PADUCAH, KENTUCKY: Raymond Jewell Elder, 82, died March 1, 2009. He was born February 16, 1927 to James C. and Mary R. Elder. He was of the Pentecostal faith. Survivors include his wife, Helen Elder; a daughter, Glenda Sue Newton of Paducah; a son, Johnny Michael Elder of Paducah; two sisters, Patsy A. Meyer of Tampa, FL, and Pauline Johnson of Symsonia; 4 grandchildren; and 5 great-grandchildren. He was preceded in death by a daughter, Tammy Jane Elder; his parents; an infant sister; and three brothers, Joe Buckner, Charles Buckner, and an infant brother. Interment was at Maplelawn Park Cemetery under the direction of Lindsey Funeral Home.

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EMBRY, Sally
MORGANTOWN, KENTUCKY: Sally Embry, 87, died October 7, 1969 in Owensboro. She was a Butler County native. Survivors include three daughters, Mrs. Rita Felty of Brooklyn, and Mrs. Essie Gary and Mrs. Helen Phillips of Owensboro; two sons, Christal Embry of Louisville, and Cecil Embry of Palmyra, IN; two sisters, Mrs. Gracie Bryant of Caneyville, and Mrs. Rosie Parker of Bartlesville, OK; and 17 grandchildren. Burial was at Henderson Cemetery under the direction of Dwight Smith Mortuary.

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ERCHIEN, Wilma
CORYDON, KENTUCKY: Wilma Erchien, 77, died January 19, 2008. She was born May 12, 1930 in Farrar, IA to Ovie R. and Ida I. Carlson Guisinger. She was a retired intensive care unit secretary at Regional Medical Center in St. Louis, MO. She is survived by two sons, Michael and Steven Erchien, both of Bonne Terre, MO; four daughters, Marilyn Ellis of Corydon, Beverly Smith of St. Louis, MO, Terry Fears of House Springs, MO, and Lee Corssen of Doe Run, MO; an aunt, Vivian Nerness (Orland) of Huxley, IA; 13 grandchildren; 13 great-grandchildren; and her nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by her parents; and two infant brothers. Interment was at Farrar Cemetery in Farrar, IA under the direction of Bacon Funeral Home of Nevada, IA.

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ESCHER, Lillian
LOUISVILLE, KENTUCKY: Lillian F. Stinson Escher, 93, died December 19, 2009. She was the daughter of Arthur and Adelia Stinson. She was the retired co-owner of Escher's Grocery. She was a member of South Park Country Club and the Moose Lodge. She attended Lynnhurst United Church of Christ. She is survived by two sons, Dr. Robert A. Escher, Jr. (Sandy) and William G. Escher (Barbara); 3 granddaughters; and 8 great-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her husband of 55 years, Robert A. Escher, Sr.; two sisters; five brothers; her parents; and a grandson, David S. Escher. Interment was at Evergreen Cemetery with arrangements by Nunnelley Funeral Home.

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FERRELL, John C.
FREEBURN, KENTUCKY: John C. Ferrell, 84, died December 15, 1989 at Williamson Memorial Hospital. He was born September 15, 1905 in Majestic, KY to L.K. and Dollie Steele Ferrell. He was a retired coal miner, and a member of Local Union #6095 and the Independent Order of Odd Fellows. He attended the Free Pentecostal Church. Survivors include his wife, Hattie Sanson Ferrell; a daughter, Janie Lou Hurley of Stopover; three sons, Melvin Ferrell of Stopover, and Stuart and Larkin Ferrell, both of Freeburn; three sisters, Florence Robinette, Bertha Sanson, and Dovie Robinette; four brothers, Ralph Ferrell, Earl Ferrell, Lee Ferrell, and Charlie Ferrell; 6 grandchildren; and 4 great-grandchildren. He was preceded in death by a son; his parents; two sisters; and two brothers. Services were held at the Free Pentecostal Church. Interment was at the family cemetery in Majestic under the direction of Phelps Funeral Home.

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FLANNIGAN, Alberta
VANCEBURG, KENTUCKY: Alberta Flannigan, 80, died February 4, 2009. She was born December 25, 1928 to the late Millard and Nellie Jarvis Bivens. She was a food service employee at Golden Living Center, and attended the First Baptist Church of Garrison. She is survived by three daughters, Connie (Adrian) Johnson, Carol (Eddie) Meadows, and Faye Flannigan; three sons, Dale (Cindy) Flannigan, Tommy (Kim) Flannigan, and Mitchell (Karen) Flannigan; two brothers, Ad (Nellie) Bivens, and Ira (Virginia) Bivens; a sister, Ella Mae Eulett; 17 grandchildren; and 16 great-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her husband, Ernest Paul Flannigan; three sons, Richard Dean Flannigan, Danny Ray Flannigan, and Randy Keith Flannigan; several brothers and sisters; and a grandson, Steven Flannigan. Arrangements were handled by Dickerson Funeral Home.

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FLETCHER, J.J.
CHRISTIAN COUNTY, KENTUCKY: J.J. Fletcher, 57, died September 10, 1894, and was buried at Rosedale Cemetery.

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FORD, Dorothy
VERSAILLES, KENTUCKY: Dorothy Ford, 96, died November 4, 2009. She retired from Texas Instruments, and attended Versailles Baptist Church. Survivors include two sons, Carl (Rose) Ford and Charlie Ford, both of Versailles; and 4 grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her husband, William Ford. Interment was at Sunset Memorial Gardens under the direction of Clark Funeral Home.

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FRANCIS, Gomer
PIKE COUNTY, KENTUCKY: Gomer Francis, 22, died July 15, 1955 in Mingo County, WV. He was born December 6, 1932 in Kentucky to Asbury and Esta Walters Francis. He was an auto worker. Burial was at the family cemetery under the direction of M.T. Ball Funeral Home.

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FRAZER, Raymond
PROVIDENCE, KENTUCKY: Raymond T. Frazer, 72, died February 27, 1989 in Madisonville. He is survived by his wife, Sophia Frazer; two sons, James B. Gill and Clifford Gill; two daughters, Anita Gardener and Susan Brown; a brother, James Frazer; and a sister, Agnes White. Interment was at Bill Hill Cemetery.

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FREDRICK, Hurschel
MADISONVILLE, KENTUCKY: Hurschel W. Fredrick, 73, died February 9, 1981 at Regional Medical Center. Survivors include his wife, Carrie Fredrick; and a son, Donald Fredrick of Hopkinsville. Interment was at the Odd Fellows Cemetery under the direction of Harris Funeral Home.

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FRITTS, George
EVARTS, KENTUCKY: George W. Fritts, 76, died November 4, 1972 at Harlan Appalachian Regional Hospital. He was a retired merchant, and formerly worked for the Harlan County Board of Education. He served as a deacon at Evarts Baptist Church. He had lived in Evarts for over 40 years, and was a former resident of Tennessee. Survivors include a son, James W. Fritts of Evarts; and a grandchild. Services were held at Evarts Baptist Church. Interment was at Oliver Springs Cemetery in Oliver Springs, TN with arrangements by Evarts Funeral Home.

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FRYAR, Ovelia
SALEM, KENTUCKY: Ovelia Fryar, 90, died August 23, 2003 at Crittenden Hospital. She was a member of Old Salem Baptist Church. Survivors include a daughter, Geneva Threlkeld of Salem; two sons, Charles R. Fryar of Princeton, and Billy W. Fryar of Eddyville; a foster son, Calvin DeBoe of Salem; a brother, Roy McDaniel of Arkansas; a sister, Lima Lynn of Evansville; 7 grandchildren; 12 great-grandchildren; and 5 great-great-grandchildren. Interment was at Old Salem Cemetery under the direction of Boyd Funeral Home.

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FYFFE, Connie
LEXINGTON, KENTUCKY: Connie Hampton Fyffe, 54, died September 4, 2007 at her residence. She was born June 23, 1953 in Morgan County, KY to the late Everette Hampton and Ruth Irene Mayabb Hampton. She is survived by three daughters, Lena Lee, Ronica Davis, and Tina Peters, all of Lexington; four brothers, Lonnie Hampton of Lexington, Warren Hampton of Nichalosville, and John Hampton and Thomas Hampton, both of Ezel; two sisters, Joan Lindsay of Lexington, and Patricia Carmony of Milford; 9 grandchildren; and 4 great-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her husband, Adrian Fyffe. Interment was at Pieratt Cemetery under the direction of Herald and Stewart and Halsey Funeral Home.

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GABBARD, Geneva
BEREA, KENTUCKY: Geneva Whittemore Gabbard, 79, died December 13, 2004. She was born February 4, 1925 to Matt and Mallie Jones Whittemore. She formerly worked at Berea Hospital, and was a Baptist. She is survived by two daughters, Phyllis Gabbard, and Carolyn (William) Cruse; a son, Woodrow (Jean) Gabbard; a brother, Rufus Whittemore; 7 grandchildren; 8 great-grandchildren; and 2 great-great-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her husband, Edd Gabbard; a daughter, Kaye Abney; a son, Jerry Gabbard; a sister, Mae Gabbard; and her parents. Burial was at Silver Creek Cemetery under the direction of Reppert Funeral Home.

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GALLIMORE, Ann
CARROLLTON, KENTUCKY: Ann Gallimore, 98, died December 25, 2008. She was born May 15, 1910 to Thomas and Catherine Rund McCullough. She and her husband formerly owned a Ben Franklin Store. She was a member of the Carrollton Women's Club, and a past member of the Business and Professional Women's Club. She attended St. John Catholic Church, and was a member of the Altar Society. She was formerly active with the Polio Foundation. Survivors include two daughters, Linda Gallimore of Carrollton, and Sheila Evans of Lexington, KY; 3 grandchildren; and 5 great-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her husband, John L. Gallimore; six brothers; and her parents. Services were held at St. John Catholic Church. Interment was at St. John Catholic Cemetery by Tandy-Eckler-Riley Funeral Home.

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GARLAND, Lonnie
STRUNK, KENTUCKY: Lonnie H. Garland, 77, died May 28, 2010 at his home. He was born November 18, 1932 in Harlan, KY to Roscoe Garland and Lura Gilreath Garland. He retired from the U.S. Forest Service, and attended Roundtop United Baptist Church. He was a sports fan. He is survived by a daughter and son-in-law, Loretta and Mike Burke of Stearns; a son, Wade Garland of Stearns; a brother and sister-in-law, Beamon and Hannah Garland of Strunk; 5 grandchildren; and a great granddaughter. He was preceded in death by two sons, Wendell Lee Garland, and Lonnie Wayne Garland; his parents; three sisters, Clara Privett, Mary Slavey, and Carrie Seward; and three brothers, Nelson Garland, Dutel Garland, and Roscoe Garland. Services were held at Round Top Church. Burial was at Smith Cemetery with arrangements by Hickman-Strunk Funeral Home.

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GARRETT, Karen
GEORGETOWN, KENTUCKY: Karen Ann Garrett, 52, died April 15, 2011. She was born February 9, 1959 in Nicholas County, KY to Raymond Paul Garrett and Beverly McIlvain. She retired in 2009 from GTE with 28 years of service, and was also a Mary Kay consultant. She was a member of the Independent Telephone Pioneers of America. Other survivors include four sisters, Angela G. (Rick) Brown, Pamela (Bobby) Dryden, Tamela (Keith) Smith and Katelyn Cheyenne Garrett; a brother, Paul Lewis Garrett; her nephews; a niece; a special companion, Vinson R. Wurschmidt; and her dog, Beauty. She was preceded in death by her father; her maternal grandparents, Sidney and Florence McIlvain; her paternal grandparents, Earn (Jake) and Christine Garrett; her maternal great-grandparents, Tom and Mandy McIlvain; her paternal great-grandparents, John and Myrtle Whaley and George and Ana Garrard; and other relatives and friends. Burial was at Bluegrass Memorial Gardens in Nicholasville under the direction of Mathers-Gaunce Funeral Home.

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GEARHEARD, Jack L., Sr.
ELIZABETHTOWN, KENTUCKY: Jack L. Gearheard, Sr., 86, died December 3, 2009. He was the former owner of Marj and Jack's Sewing Center, and was a U.S. Marine Corps veteran of World War II. He attended Glendale Christian Church. Survivors include two daughters, Glenda (Nick) Murphy, and Ginger (Jeff) Barnes, all of Elizabethtown; a son, John (Linda) Gearheard of Elizabethtown; 8 grandchildren; 8 great-grandchildren; and a great-great grandchild. Services were held at Glendale Christian Church. He was preceded in death by two wives, Frances Gearheard and Marjorie Gearheard; a son, Jack L. Gearheard, Jr.; two sisters; five brothers; and his parents, John Nelson and Melvina Drage Gearheard. Burial was at Bethany Cemetery by Brown Funeral Home.

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GENARDI, Ellen
LOUISVILLE, KENTUCKY: Ellen Marie Genardi died April 9, 2004. She was born January 9, 1928 to Thomas and Catherine Sweeney. She was a graduate of Lackawanna College. She was a retired plant scheduler at Stone Container. She was a member of St. Rita Catholic Church, where she served with the Bereavement Committee. Survivors include a daughter, Mary Ellen Genardi Johnston (Joey); three sons, Paul Genardi, Tommy Genardi (Sheri), and Patrick Genardi (Terry); two sisters, Nan Henry and Theresa Farrell; five brothers, Jackie, James, Thomas, William, and Paul Sweeney; and 7 grandchildren. Services were held at St. Rita Catholic Church. Entombment was at Evergreen Mausoleum under the direction of Arch L. Heady and Son Funeral Home.

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GEROW, Ivory
ERLANGER, KENTUCKY: Ivory Lawson Gerow, 91, died February 6, 2005. She was born August 17, 1913 in Corbin to Jack Lawson and Bessie Goodin Lawson. She was a waitress at The Crickett in Cincinnati for over 40 years, retiring at age 70. Survivors include two daughters, Rose Dalton of Park Hills, and Phyllis Clifton of Taylor Mill; three sisters, June Taylor of London, Sybil Faulkner of Tampa, FL, and Viola Murdock of Fort Myers, FL; 6 grandchildren; 7 great-grandchildren; and 3 great-great grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her husband, Alfred Gerow; a son, Jimmy Lawson; her parents; a sister, Virginia "Snooks" Lawson; two brothers, A.J. Lawson and Lawrence Lawson; and a grandson, Bruce Lawson. Burial was at Cumberland Memorial Gardens under the direction of Vankirk-Grisell Funeral Home.

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GIBSON, Willie Jean
MIDDLESBORO, KENTUCKY: Willie Jean Gibson died January 5, 1949 at the Middlesboro Hospital. She was born February 21, 1936 in Middlesboro to Mr. and Mrs. Armstrad J. Gibson. She attended Mount Moriah Baptist Church. Survivors include her parents; a brother, J.W. of Detroit; her grandparents, Mr. and Mrs. E.A. Mitchell; two uncles; and three aunts. Services were held at Mount Moriah Baptist Church. Burial was at Lynch Cemetery in Middlesboro.

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GILLIAM, Wanda
MOREHEAD, KENTUCKY: Wanda Phillips Gilliam, 81, died August 13, 2007 at her home. She was born April 20, 1926 in Moon, KY to Dockie Birdine Phillips and Lurana Kelley Phillips. She attended Morehead First Free Will Baptist Church. She was a Kentucky Colonel, and enjoyed cooking and sewing. Survivors include her husband of 59 years, Olgie Gilliam; three sons, Gordon Gilliam (Barbara) of Lexington, and Gregory Joe Gilliam (Becky) and Doyle Gilliam, all of Morehead; four brothers, Bill Phillips of Sandy Hook, Bob Phillips (Barbara) of Columbus, OH, and Al Phillips (Lee) and Ron Phillips (Carol), all of Grove City, OH; 6 grandchildren; and 10 great-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her parents; a sister, Grace Gilliam; three brothers, Dockie Aaron Phillips, Wilford Phillips, and Willis Phillips; and a grandson, Scotty Joe Gilliam. Interment was at Forest Lawn Memorial Gardens by Northcutt and Son Home for Funerals.

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GLASS, Ruby
FALMOUTH, KENTUCKY: Ruby Smith Glass, 91, died January 18, 2007 at the Baptist Convalescent Center in Newport, KY. She was born April 25, 1915 in Scott County, KY to Jacob and Daisy Harper Smith. She retired from Dr. Scholl's. She attended the Falmouth Baptist Church, and was a member of the Pendleton County Senior Citizens. Survivors include three brothers, Jonathan Smith of Cynthiana, Lawrence (Andy) Smith of North Vernon, IN, and Forrest (Bud) Smith of Sulphur Springs, IN; a sister, Virginia Wills of Independence; 27 nieces and nephews; and her great-nieces and great-nephews. She was preceded in death by two brothers, Raymond (Jack) Smith and Kenneth (Pete) Smith; and two sisters, Mabel Bruin and Hazel Kabler. Services were held at the Falmouth Baptist Church. Interment was at Sunrise Cemetery in Harrison County with arrangements by Woodhead Funeral Home.

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GOFF, Wiley
SOMERSET, KENTUCKY: Wiley Allen Goff, 75, died December 7, 2008. He was born April 19, 1933 to the late Hobert and Dorothy Owens Goff. He was the owner of Goff's Launderette for 40 years, and was a U.S. Army veteran. He is survived by his wife of 48 years, Belva Cromer Goff; a son, Bruce Goff (Sharon) of Somerset; a daughter, Cheryl Roberts (Jeff) of Somerset; two sisters, Helen Hunt (Phil) of Noblesville, IN, and Betty Richards (Ray) of Somerset; a brother, Guy Goff of Somerset; two sisters-in-law, Marie Goff of Brodhead, and Dot Goff of Russell Springs; 4 grandchildren; his nieces and nephews; and other relatives and friends. He was preceded in death by two sisters, Lorraine Hobbs and Norma "Tootsie" VanHoose; three brothers, Bill Goff, Jack Goff, and Keith Goff; his parents; and a nephew, Jackie Goff. Burial was at Mount Pleasant Cemetery with arrangements by Marvin E. Owens Home For Funerals.

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GOINS, Allene
BAGDAD, KENTUCKY: Allene Wilhoite Goins, 88, died September 7, 2005 at Frankfort Regional Medical Center. She was born November 28, 1916 in Glencoe to the late Robert Cleveland and Elvina Madison Sutton Wilhoite. She was a seamstress, an employee of Brunswick of Eminence, and a cook at Cedarmore of Bagdad. She attended Indian Fork Baptist Church. Survivors include a daughter, Roberta G. Moore of Bagdad; 2 grandchildren; 3 great-grandchildren; and 3 great-great-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her husband, William C. Goins. Interment was at Sunset Memorial Gardens with arrangements by Hall-Taylor Funeral Home.

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GOMER, Fannie
FRANKLIN, KENTUCKY: Fannie Bell Gomer, 78, died August 17, 1970 at Carter More Hospital. She was born September 27, 1891. She was survived by a brother, Benton Knight of Cleveland, OH; a niece, Sally Bisnauskus of Cleveland, OH; a nephew, Jesse Gray Lamb of Franklin; and a grandchild. Interment was at Sulfur Springs Cemetery under the direction of Booker Funeral Home.

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GOODIN, Rev. C.D.
COLUMBIA, KENTUCKY: Rev. C.D. Goodin, 83, died February 1, 2005, at his residence. He was the son of the late Joseph and Amanda Elizabeth Claiborne Goodin. He was a retired Separate Baptist minister, and served as a pastor in Russell, Adair, and Casey Counties. He was a farmer and a longtime member of Purdy Separate Baptist Church. Survivors include two daughters, Marilyn Radford of Columbia, and Phyllis Paradise of Grant, AL; two sons, Danny Goodin of Columbia, and Terry Goodin of Marshville, NC; five sisters, Juanita Warren, Delta Stargel, Margaret Miller, Ella Newland, and Reba McIlwain; a brother, Wesley Goodin; 9 grandchildren; 8 great-grandchildren; and a great-great grandson. He was preceded in death by his wife, Reeda Burton Goodin. Services were held at Purdy Separate Baptist Church. Interment was at Bearwallow Cemetery under the direction of Stotts-Phelps-McQueary Funeral Home.

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GRAVES, John Q.
HOPKINSVILLE, KENTUCKY: John Quarles Graves died February 17, 1894. He was born June 25, 1820. He was survived by his wife and two sons.

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GRAVITT, Lizzie
PARIS, KENTUCKY: Lizzie Gravitt, 48, died February 26, 1919. She was the daughter of Frank Gravitt. She was survived by her brothers, Ossian Gravitt, Grover Gravitt, George Gravitt and Humphrey Gravitt; and her sisters, Bertha Gravitt, Mrs. Ada Stewart, Mrs. Laura Walker, Mrs. Ella Honican, and Mrs. Frank Irvine. Burial was at the Paris Cemetery.

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GRIFFITH, Beulah
MARION, KENTUCKY: Beulah Briena Griffith, 91, died December 20, 2001 at Crittenden Hospital. Survivors include two grandchildren, Gary Woodall of Wickliffe, and Cathy Harned of Paducah; 4 great-grandchildren; and a great-great-grandchild. She was preceded in death by two husbands, Grover Cleveland Smith and Raymond L. Griffith; a daughter, Virginia Woodall; two sisters, Lena Sunderland and Ida Waldroup; and a grandson. Interment was at Mapleview Cemetery under the direction of Gilbert Funeral Home.

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GRIGSON, Estill
TOLLESBORO, KENTUCKY: Estill Grigson, 43, died November 9, 1951 at Hayswood Hospital in Maysville. He was born May 11, 1908 in Lewis County to Rev. Alfred and Lucinda Scott Grigson. He was unmarried. Survivors include four brothers, Hubert, Fletcher and Sam, all of Concord, and W.M. of Knightstown, IN. He had been living with his brother, Hubert. Services were held at Muses Chapel Church. Interment was at the church cemetery under the direction of Barbour-Merritt Funeral Home.

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GUERIN, Mildred
MURRAY, KENTUCKY: Mildred L. Geurin, 97, died March 16, 2010. She was born January 7, 1913 to the late Walter and Louiza Ann Sellars Tucker. She worked in food services at Faxon School, and had also worked on the family farm. She attended Bethel Baptist Church in Harrodsburg, and was a member of Elm Grove Baptist Church for over 50 years. She is survived by a daughter-in-law, Mary Geurin; a sister-in-law, Mary Belle Brantley; 3 grandchildren; and her nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by her husband, Rudolph Geurin; a son, Rev. Jack Geurin; and six sisters, Olene Tucker, Rexie Tucker, Lois Outland, Audrey Andrews, Evelyn Alexander, and Mamie Dyer. Services were held at Elm Grove Baptist Church. Burial was at Elm Grove Cemetery by York Funeral Home.

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GUY, Julia
SCOTTSVILLE, KENTUCKY: Julia Isabelle Guy, 89, died November 11, 1967 in Hopkinsville. She was born June 5, 1878. She was unmarried. Survivors include two sisters, Clara Dennis of Fowler, CO, and Ida Guy of Scottsville. Interment was at New Bethel Methodist Church Cemetery under the direction of T.W. Crow and Son Funeral Home.

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HADLEY, Mae
JAMESTOWN, KENTUCKY: Mae Grant Hadley, 77, died December 11, 2010. She was born February 16, 1933 in Cundiff, KY to Wellie and Susie Blair Grant. She was a member of Fairview Separate Baptist Church. She is survived by three sons, David Hadley, Gary Hadley, and Darrell Hadley, all of Jamestown; two daughters, Sharon Kelley and Barbara Powell, both of Jamestown; two sisters, Fay Bradshaw of Glensfork, and Mary Hadley of Cundiff; two brothers, Paul Grant of Glensfork, and Jack Grant of Russell Springs; 12 grandchildren; 16 great-grandchildren; her nieces and nephews; and her friends. She was preceded in death by her husband, Woodrow Hadley; her parents; three sisters, Dolly Andrew, Dorothy Gibson, and Dimple Grant; and two brothers, Ray Grant and Robert Grant. Services were held at Fairview Separate Baptist Church. Interment was at Grant Cemetery under the direction of Stotts-Phelps-McQueary Funeral Home.

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HALEY, Clinton
BROOKSVILLE, KENTUCKY: Clinton Haley, 83, died July 12, 2010. He was born December 15, 1926 to the late William Porter Haley and Bertha Workman Haley. He is survived by a brother, Leo Haley of Brooksville. He was preceded in death by a sister, Christine McCracken; and his parents. Interment was at Powersville Cemetery under the direction of Moore and Parker Funeral Home.

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HALL, Edward
CUMBERLAND, KENTUCKY: Edward Hall, 74, died November 8, 1997 at Central Baptist Hospital in Lexington. He worked in maintenance at International Harvester, and was a member of Cloverlick Freewill Baptist Church. He was a Mason and a Shriner. He is survived by a sister, Florence Nolan; and four brothers, Robert Hall, Elmer Hall, Melvin Hall, and Lester Hall. He was preceded in death by his parents, Carl and Maudie McKnight Hall. Interment with Masonic rites was at Hall Cemetery with arrangements by Tri-City Funeral Home.

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HANNAH, Otto
GREENUP, KENTUCKY: Otto Hannah, 48, died January 3, 2006 at his home. He was born March 2, 1957 in Greenup County, KY to the late Clarence and Hazel Barker Hannah. He is survived by three sisters, Joyce Hannah of Vanceburg, and Mary Hannah and Pauline Hieneman (Dennis), all of Greenup; and three brothers, Vernon Hannah of Lloyd, and Gilbert Hannah and Chester Hannah, both of Greenup. Burial was at Howard Cemetery in Greenup County with arrangements by Wright's Funeral Home.

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HANSEL, Juanita
MOUNT VERNON, KENTUCKY: Juanita Hansel, 82, died January 23, 2010. She was born August 8, 1927 to Lewis Bussell and Dollie Bussell Krahenbuhl. She was a retired teacher, and a Kentucky Wildcats fan. She is survived by her husband, Dempsey Hansel; two sons, Tim Hansel (Jackie) of Georgetown, and Mike Hansel (Judy) of Mount Vernon; two sisters, Pansey Sargent (Joe) and Doris Robbins, all of Mount Vernon; 2 grandchildren; and a great-grandchild. Interment was at Elmwood Cemetery under the direction of Cox Funeral Home.

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HANSHAW, Audrey
VAN LEAR, KENTUCKY: Audrey Mollett Hanshaw, 87, died December 8, 2009 at Martin County Health Care Center. She was born December 27, 1921 in Johnson County, KY to the late Elias and Lora Wells Mollett. Survivors include a sister, Alice Williamson of Cincinnati, OH; her nieces and nephews; and her friends. She was preceded in death by her husband, Charles Edward Hanshaw. Interment was at Highland Memorial Park in Staffordsville under the direction of Jones-Preston Funeral Home.

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HARLOW, Samuel
HARRODSBURG, KENTUCKY: Samuel Harlow, 88, died August 26, 2006. He was born December 22, 1917 to the late Elmer and Hattie Watts Harlow. He formerly worked at Corning Glass, and was a union steward for the United Glass Workers. He also worked at the Kentucky State Hospital, and was a mechanic. He attended Calvary Baptist Church. He is survived by his wife, Stella Mae Simpson Harlow; a son, Kenneth (Bernadette) Harlow of Danville; two daughters, Barbara Ann (James) Hammond of Lawrenceburg, and Margaret Joyce Thompson of Harrodsburg; a stepdaughter, Brenda Jo (George) Bruner of Spartanburg, SC; a stepson, Jack E. Benge of Spartanburg; a brother, James Elmer Harlow of Soddy Daisy, TN; his grandchildren and step-grandchildren; his great-grandchildren and step great-grandchildren; and his great-great grandchildren. Burial was at Spring Hill Cemetery with arrangements by Ransdell Funeral Chapel.

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HAUSAUER, Merlin
PIKEVILLE, KENTUCKY: Merlin Howard Hausauer, 60, died April 28, 2008 at Parkview Nursing Center. He was born May 24, 1947 to Alford and Hilda Perkins Hausauer. He was a retired drywall contractor, and worked for ATM Solutions. He was a Baptist and a U.S. Army veteran of the Vietnam War. Survivors include his wife, Berita Castle; a daughter, Marsha Kendrick; a son, Kenneth Hausauer; a sister, Lavonne Fedoronczuk of Sacramento, CA; 3 grandchildren; and his nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by his parents; and a sister, Bernice Beckett. Interment with military honors was at Johnson Memorial Park under the direction of Lucas and Son Funeral Home.

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HAYWOOD, Freddie
OLIVE HILL, KENTUCKY: Freddie Haywood, 43, died June 27, 2001. He was born March 20, 1958 in Carter County to Pete and Dorothy Caudill Haywood. He was a farmer. He is survived by his fiancee, Marlene Gilbert; two sisters, Pam Adkins and Jackie Haywood, both of Morehead; three brothers, Callie Haywood of Flemingsburg, and Dennis Haywood and Ralph Haywood, both of Olive Hill; and a half-brother, Lowell Thomas of Warren, OH. He was preceded in death by his parents; and two brothers, Denver and Clifton Haywood. Interment was at Hanshaw Family Cemetery with arrangements by Globe Funeral Chapel.

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HELDERBRAND, Nadine
OLIVE HILL, KENTUCKY: Nadine Thompson Helderbrand, 86, died October 2, 2008 at St. Claire Regional Medical Center in Morehead. She was born September 6, 1922 in Carter County, KY to Fred and Idle Logan Thompson. She was a Christian. Survivors include three daughters and sons-in-law, Marcella and Phillip Alexander of Conroe, TX, and Esther and Keith Bays and Hazel and Edd Branham, all of Olive Hill; a son and daughter-in-law, Roger and Janice Helderbrand of Morehead; a sister, Justine Thompson of Shiloh, OH; two brothers, Hobert Thompson of Wilkison, IN, and Clyde Thompson of Winchester, IN; her nieces and nephews; and other relatives and friends. She was preceded in death by her husband of 65 years, Luster Arnold Helderbrand; a son, Eugene Helderbrand; her parents; a sister, Virginia Reeder; and four brothers, Glen Thompson, Burnace Thompson, Bill Thompson, and Junior Thompson. Interment was at Logan Cemetery by Globe Funeral Chapel.

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HELLARD, Russell
LUCAS, KENTUCKY: Russell Hellard, 89, died May 6, 2008. He was born February 1, 1919 to the late Bradley and Betty Angel Hellard. He was a retired maintenance worker at International Tool Company in Dayton, OH, and served in the CCC. He was of the Pentecostal faith. He is survived by his wife, Burnis Hellard; three children, Phillip Wayne Hellard (Linda) of Gallatin, TN, Linda Marie Salyer (Billy) of Miamisburg, OH, and Brenda Louise Helton (Joseph) of Hillsboro, OH; a sister, Myrtle Bond of Miamisburg; 8 grandchildren; 11 great-grandchildren; a caretaker and former daughter-in-law, Karen Hellard of Glasgow; and his nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by a son, Marvin Hellard; and his parents. Interment was at the Glasgow Municipal Cemetery under the direction of Hatcher and Saddler Funeral Home.

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HELLMUELLER, Max
LEXINGTON, KENTUCKY: Max W. Hellmueller, 84, died January 25, 2010. He was born in Louisville to Maximillion and Josephine Hellmueller. He retired from Electric League and Research, and was a Navy veteran of World War II. He was a member of Northeast Christian Church. He is survived by his wife, Shirley Howell Hellmueller; seven children; his grandchildren; and his great-grandchildren. Burial was at Lexington Cemetery under the direction of Kerr Brothers Funeral Home.

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HERALD, Ettia
WILDER, KENTUCKY: Ettia Fay Herald, 71, died December 7, 2011. She retired from the Red Cross and Seibert Enterprises. Survivors include her husband, Sam Herald; a daughter, Valerie Herald; a sister, Jean Turner; two brothers, Don and Phillip Johnson; 2 grandchildren; and 3 great-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by a son, Michael Herald. Arrangements were handled by Cooper Funeral Home.

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HERALD, Mary
PRESTONBURG, KENTUCKY: Mary Alice Stephens Herald, 80, died January 27, 2003. She was born August 26, 1922 to Bill Jack Stephens and Sallie Harmon Stephens. She attended Spurlock Bible Church. She is survived by a daughter, Patricia H. LeMay of Lexington; two sons, Robert C. Herald of Prestonsburg, and Stephen D. Herald of Huntsville, AL; 11 grandchildren; and 5 great-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her husband, Edgar "Mutt" Herald; two sons, Thomas E. Herald and William Herald; and her parents. Burial was at Davidson Memorial Gardens under the direction of Hall Funeral Home.

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HESTER, William E.
MUNFORDVILLE, KENTUCKY: William Earl Hester, 63, died August 14, 2006, at his home. He was born October 21, 1942 to Chester Hester and the late Lillian Wells Hester. He was a farmer and a Baptist. Survivors include his father and stepmother, Chester and Shirley Hester of Munfordville; a stepbrother, David Crain of Elizabethtown; and his cousins, including Tina Snyder of Linwood, KY. Interment was at the Munfordville Municipal Cemetery under the direction of Brooks Funeral Home.

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HICKS, Ruben
WHITLEY CITY, KENTUCKY: Ruben G. Hicks, 87, died April 18, 2010. He was born August 2, 1922 to Findley Hicks and Nola Anderson Hicks. He held a Juris Doctor degree from the University of Kentucky, and practiced law in Whitley City. He was a former county attorney for McCreary County, and was a U.S. Navy veteran of World War II. He attended the First Baptist Church of Whitley City, and had been a member of the Orie S. Ware Lodge in Stearns since 1949. He enjoyed farming, cattle, and boating. He is survived by his wife, Gladys Cooper Hicks; two sisters, Edna Hoover and Faye Thomas, both of Pine Knot; a niece; and two nephews. Interment was at Pine Knot Cemetery by Hickman-Strunk Funeral Home.

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HOLBROOK, Mary
MOREHEAD, KENTUCKY: Mary Opal Maggard Holbrook, 80, died January 16, 2001 at St. Clare Medical Ceneter in Morehead. She was born October 12, 1920 in Carter County to John H. and Marth Debord Maggard. She was of the Baptist faith. She is survived by three stepsons, Kenneth Holbrook of Old Hickory, TN, and Hobert Holbrook and Harold Holbrook, both of Kansas City, KS; a brother; Jerry Maggard of Crestline, OH; three sisters; Cloie Stidham of Morehead, Nola Faye Robinson of Crestline, and Betty Millenbrock of Columbus, OH; 6 step-grandchildren; and 2 step great-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her husband, Dennis Holbrook. Burial was at Maggard Cemetery in Carter County under the direction of Northcutt and Son Home For Funerals.

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HOLMES, Jody
CROFTON, KENTUCKY: Jody Lee Holmes, 73, died March 23, 1995 at his residence. He was born August 11, 1921 to the late Jesse and Lurline Holmes. He retired from the Island Creek and Peabody Coal companies, and was a member of the United Mine Workers of America. He was a U.S. Army of World War II, and was a recipient of the Purple Heart medal. He attended Hill Chapel C.M.E. Church, where he served on the trustee and steward boards, and was a Mason. He is survived by his wife, Bernice Holmes; a daughter, Janie Taylor of Hopkinsville; a son, Rev. Willie Holmes of Henderson; two sisters, Lorene Ladd and Beulah Fritz; a brother, John Holmes; 4 grandchildren; and 2 great-grandchildren. Services were held at Hill Chapel C.M.E. Church. Interment was at Foster Garden Cemetery by Mason and Sons Funeral Home.

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HOPPER, Mary E.
LEXINGTON, KENTUCKY: Mary Elizabeth Hopper died March 15, 1855. She was born March 28, 1850 to T.J. Hopper. Burial was at Hopper Cemetery "between Shaker Town and Lexington".

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HOPKINS, Callie Mae
SCIENCE HILL, KENTUCKY: Callie Mae Hopkins, 82, died July 3, 2008 at her home. She was born March 6, 1926 in Oneida, KY to the late Alford T. and Mary Wilson Mathis. She worked at Sperry Rubber Co., and attended Ansel Baptist Church. Survivors include her children, Thelma Sowders of Science Hill, Wanda Collins of Hamilton, OH, David Hopkins of Jackson Center, OH; David Earl Hopkins of New Port Ritchie, FL, and Danny Ray Hopkins and John Hopkins, both of Harrison, OH; three brothers, Luther Mathis of Manchester, Arnold Mathis of Hamilton, OH, and John D. Mathis of Bradenton, FL; 19 grandchildren; her great-grandchildren; and her great-great-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her husband, Leonard Hopkins; a daughter, Joyce Ann Johnson; a son, Leon Hopkins; four sisters, Dora Mathis, Mattie Anderson, Nancy Lunsford, and Julie Johnson; and three brothers, Henry, Clay and Jeff Mathis. Interment was at Sardis Cemetery in Ansel under the direction of Morris and Hislope Funeral Home.

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HOWARD, Cinda
WHITESBURG, KENTUCKY: Cinda Howard, 80, died January 6, 1995 at Whitesburg Appalachian Regional Hospital. She was born August 8, 1914 in Letcher County, KY to Leonard and Maggie Halcomb Fields. She was a member of the Pentecostal Church for over 40 years. Survivors include six daughters, Joann Brown of Indianapolis, IN, Judy Greene and Betty Tyree, both of Jenkins, and Oma Hatton, Kathleen Miles, and Louise Shepherd, all of Whitesburg; seven sons, Charles, Jack, Hubert, Eddie, Hillard, John and Bobby Howard; 49 grandchildren; 51 great-grandchildren; a great-great-grandchild; and other relatives and friends. She was preceded in death by her husband, Rev. Bill Howard; and a daughter Delia Pennington. Services were held at the First Baptist Church of Whitesburg. Interment was at Green Acres Cemetery by Everidge Funeral Home.

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HOWARD, Lucy
HARLAN, KENTUCKY: Lucy B. Howard, 91, died March 20, 1976 at Harlan Appalachian Regional Hospital. She was the daughter of the late Carlo Brittain. She was a former city tax assessor, and was a member of the Christian Church. She had lived in Harlan for 75 years, and was a former resident of Bell County. Survivors include her nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by her husband, Marion R. Howard. Interment was at Resthaven Cemetery under the direction of Harlan Funeral Home.

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INMAN, Kathryn
OWENTON, KENTUCKY: Kathryn Swigert Inman, 69, died December 28, 2006. She was born March 2, 1937. She was a retired factory worker. She attended Cedar Hill Baptist Church, and was a member of the Red Hat Society. She is survived by three sons, Brett Inman of Owenton, Jeff Inman of Carrollton, and Greg Inman of Stamping Ground; three brothers, R.C. Swigert, J.W. Swigert, and Robert Lee Swigert, all of Owenton; 10 grandchildren; and 3 great-grandchildren. She was preceded death by her husband, Dorman Inman. Interment was at Owenton Cemetery under the direction of McDonald and New Funeral Home.

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JACO, Florence
BENHAM, KENTUCKY: Florence Moncie Jaco, 64, died August 4, 1995. She was the daughter of Foley and Lily Howard Hansard. She was a member of the Benham United Methodist Church, and had lived in Benham for over 40 years. She is survived by her husband, James C. Jaco; two children, Ingrid Partin of Pineville, and Robert Foley Jaco of Morganfield; and 2 grandchildren. Interment was at Resthaven Cemetery under the direction of Tri-City Funeral Home.

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JAHN, Agnes
BEREA, KENTUCKY: Agnes Norwich Jahn, 82, died August 19, 2007. She was born September 23, 1924 to the late Peter and Catherine Kadgis Norwich. She was a registered nurse, and was a Jehovah's Witness. She and her husband came to Berea from Sarasota, FL. She was a native of Little Falls, NY. She is survived by five children, Nadine Allmond of Berea, Barbara (Robert) Gold of Maryland, David Jahn of New York, William (Cindy) Jahn of North Carolina, and Dennis (Cheryl) Jahn of North Carolina; a sister; a brother; and 10 grandchildren. Interment was at Palms Memorial Park in Sarasota, FL. Local arrangements were handled by Reppert Funeral Home.

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JAMES, Libby
RICHMOND, KENTUCKY: Mary Elizabeth "Libby" James, 89, died September 2, 2006. She was born November 22, 1916 to the late Guy J.C. and Edna Amanda Snave Sheets. She was a former secretary, and attended Red House United Methodist Church. Survivors include a son, Guy Thomas (Christina) James of Louisville; a daughter, Susan (Milt) Frazier of Richmond; 4 grandchildren; and 3 great-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her husband, Claude E. James; a twin sister, Edna Spangler; and her parents. Burial was at Madison County Memorial Gardens with arrangements by Oldham, Roberts and Powell Funeral Home.

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JASPER, Hollis
RUSSELL SPRINGS, KENTUCKY: Hollis Jasper, 89, died April 9, 2008 in Owensboro. He was the son of the late Elmer and Emma Twyford Jasper. He was co-owner and manager of the Jasper and Huckaby General Electric Appliance Store, and a member of Bethlehem Separate Baptist Church. Survivors include his wife, Irene Burton Jasper; five daughters, Becky (Jim) Ivy of Owensboro, Phyllis (Jerry) Rzeszowski of Bowling Green, Jeannie (Phil) DeSpain of Tell City, IN, and Gloria (Larry Neil) Miller and Carolyn (Lonnie) White, all of Russell Springs; a sister, Nelda Age of Shepherdsville; 12 grandchildren; and 11 great-grandchildren. He was preceded in death by two sisters, Clarine Hubbard and Josephine Shaw; and three brothers, Ora Jasper, Gene Jasper, and James "Woot" Jasper. Services were held at Bethlehem Separate Baptist Church. Interment was at Bethlehem Cemetery by Bernard Funeral Home.

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JENNINGS, Barry
PADUCAH, KENTUCKY: Barry Jennings, 52, died September 10, 2008. He was born October 8, 1955. He worked in the pet care industry, and was a member of the Church of Christ. Survivors include two daughters, Amanda (Michael) Robbins, and Heather (Joe) Langston, all of Paducah; his parents, Mr. and Mrs. Roy Jennings of Paducah; three brothers, Bruce Jennings of Gainesville, FL, and Richard Siegel and Norman Siegel, both of Paducah; and a grandson. Interment was at Dixon Cemetery in Grand Rivers under the direction of Roth Funeral Chapel.

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JOHNSON, Walter M.
LOUISVILLE, KENTUCKY: Walter Mark Johnson, 80, died September 25, 2010. He was born November 28, 1929. He was a resident of the Crescent Hill area in Louisville. Survivors include a sister, Mary Rose Sowders; and his nieces and nephews. Arrangements were entrusted to Arch L. Heady and Son-Cralle Funeral Home.

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JUDE, Della
PILGRIM, KENTUCKY: Della Jude, infant, died December 31, 1961 at Williamson Memorial Hospital. She was born May 26, 1961 in Three Forks, KY to I.G. and Laura Scott Jude. Survivors include her parents; a sister, Diana; and two brothers, Samuel and Danny. Interment was at Job Blackburn Cemetery under the direction of Richmond-Callaham Funeral Home.

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JUDKINS, James
LOUISVILLE, KENTUCKY: James Judkins, 90, died December 17, 2006. He retired from G.E. Appliance Park, and was a longtime member of First Gethsemane Baptist Church. He is survived by his wife, Truzella Judkins; and a sister, Mittie Ward. Services were held at First Gethsemane Baptist Church. Interment was at Highland Memorial Gardens under the direction of A.D Porter and Sons Funeral Home.

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JUSTICE, Leila
PIKEVILLE, KENTUCKY: Leila Wallace Keene Justice, 74, died June 6, 2008. She was born June 26, 1933 in Jackson, KY to Wallace and Mable Keene. She was a retired school teacher, and a member of Justiceville Bible Baptist Church. She is survived by a daughter, Jackie (Glen) Adkins of Pikeville; a son, Ronald (Vicki) Lee Justice, Sr. of Pikeville; a sister, Maxine Brown of Lexington; a grandchild; a great-grandchild; and her nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by her parents; a brother, Lee D. Keene; and a grandson, Ronald Lee Justice. Services were held at Justiceville Baptist Bible Church. Interment was at Annie E. Young Cemetery by Lucas and Son Funeral Home.

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KAYE, Betty
RICHMOND, KENTUCKY: Betty M. Kaye, 90, died March 4, 2006. She was born July 8, 1915 to the late Dr. John L. and Florence Molter Miller. She held a B.S. degree in nursing, and was a retired nursing instructor at Beaver County Community College in Beaver, PA. She attended the First United Methodist Church of Richmond, and was also a member of Beaver United Methodist Church. She enjoyed reading, letter writing, ceramics, and Bible studies. Survivors include a son, Harry M. (Ruth) Kaye of Woodbine, MD; a daughter, Joan (David) Little of Richmond; 3 grandchildren; and 3 great-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her husband, Harry T. Kaye. Services were held at St. Andrews Place. Interment was at Beaver Cemetery by Oldham, Roberts and Powell Funeral Home.

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KELLEY, Edith
PROVIDENCE, KENTUCKY: Edith Irene Kelley, 83, died January 17, 2007. She attended Pleasant Valley Missionary Baptist Church. She is survived by her husband, Carroll D. Kelley; two sons, Jim Kelley of Cadiz, and David Kelley of Providence; a daughter, Linda Ross of Lexington; a brother, John Dorris of Newburgh; a sister, Reba Pugh Slaton of Providence; 6 grandchildren; and 7 great-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her parents, Roy and Verda Dorris. Services were held at Pleasant Valley Missionary Baptist Church. Interment was at Pleasant Valley Cemetery under the direction of Melton Funeral Home.

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KLUEMPER, Mary Ann
SPARTA, KENTUCKY: Mary Ann Spaeth Kluemper, 71, died April 23, 2009 at Gallatin Health Care. She was born May 9, 1937. She was formerly employed as a clerk, and was a member of St. Joseph Catholic Church in Warsaw. Survivors include her husband, Jim Kluemper; two daughters, Jenne Finley of Erlanger, and Julie Bowling of Florence; two sons, James "Jim" Kluemper, Jr. of Fort Wright, and Joe Kluemper of Wilmington, OH; and 7 grandchildren. Services were held at St. Joseph Catholic Church in Warsaw. Interment was at St. Joseph Cemetery in Cincinnati, OH with arrangements by McDonald and New Funeral Home.

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KUCHENBROD, Henry M.
LOUISVILLE, KENTUCKY: Henry Martin Kuchenbrod died May 3, 1934 in a gas explosion at work. He was a mason contractor. He was born September 2, 1896 to John Kuchenbrod and Caroline Augusta Janicke Kuchenbrod. He was survived by his wife, Ada Mae Meredith Kuchenbrod. He had a son. Interment was at Evergreen Cemetery.

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LaMAR, Wanda
BOWLING GREEN, KENTUCKY: Wanda Jane Newton LaMar, 69, died April 8, 2001 at the Medical Center in Bowling Green. She was born in Hancock County, KY to James V. Newton and Bridget Basham Newton. She was a retired bookkeeper and secretary and attended Hillvue Heights Baptist Church. She was a former resident of Tell City, IN. She is survived by her nieces and nephews; several cousins; and three sisters-in-law, including Shannon Powers of Hawesville. She was preceded in death by her husband, Robert C. LaMar, Jr.; and her parents. Burial was at Serenity Hills Cemetery under the direction of Gibson and Son Funeral Home.

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LANHAM, Robert H.
OWENSBORO, KENTUCKY: Robert Henning Lanham, 73, died June 12, 2001. He was born December 9, 1927 in Dickson, TN to Charles Thomas Lanham and Mary Sue Henning. He was a retired journeyman electrician for the International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers Local #1701 with 50 years of service. He was a U.S. Navy veteran of World War II and Korea, and attended Immaculate Catholic Church. He is survived by his wife, Dolores Howard Lanham; two daughters, Jeanette Stewart of Crestview Hills, and Suzanne Lanham of Pegram, TN; a brother, Joseph "Skip" Lanham of Florissant, MO; an uncle; and aunt; 3 grandsons; a step-grandson; his cousins; and 7 nephews. Services were held at Immaculate Catholic Church. Entombment was at Resurrection Cemetery Mausoleum under the direction of Glenn Funeral Home.

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LaRUE, Paul
LOUISVILLE, KENTUCKY: Paul LaRue, 85, died March 4, 2001 at Baptist East Hospital. He was a retired heavy truck sales manager for Summers-Herrmann Ford Trucks. He was a U.S. Army veteran of World War II and the Korean War; he took part in the D-Day invasion, and was a recipient of the Purple Heart medal. He was a native of Crittenden County. He attended St. John's Lutheran Church, and was a member of the VFW. He is survived by his wife, Grace Joy Lerch LaRue; a son, Eddy Gene LaRue of Las Vegas; a daughter, Betty Joy LaRue Coffman of Louisville; 5 grandchildren; and 3 great-grandchildren. Burial was at Resthaven Memorial Park by Pearson's Funeral Home.

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LAWRENCE, Liza Ann
MORGANTOWN, KENTUCKY: Liza Ann "Tootsie" Lawrence, 87, died December 29, 2006. She was born August 20, 1919 to the late Charlie and Effie Phelps Cardwell. She attended Mount Lebanon Church of Christ. She is survived by her husband, Chalmer Lawrence; a son, Chelcy Lawrence of Morgantown; a daughter, Willidean Givens of Eastview; a sister, Pauline Phelps of Louisville; 8 grandchildren; 11 great grandchildren; a step-grandchild; and her nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by three sons, Luvon, Carol, and Ronald Lee Lawrence. Burial was at Threlkel Cemetery under the direction of Jones Funeral Chapel.

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LEACH, Ernest
OWENSBORO, KENTUCKY: Ernest Leslie Leach, 62, died March 30, 1993. He was born May 20, 1930 to Otis Allen Leach and Clementine Corey Leach. He was a manager of East Fourth Street Finance Co. for 28 years, and worked at a bank in Fordsville for three years before retiring. He was a member of Seven Hills Baptist Church, a Kentucky Colonel, and a past president of Windridge Country Club. Burial was at Rose Hill Cemetery.

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LEACH, Ersa Mae
OWENSBORO, KENTUCKY: Ersa Leach, 81, died July 12, 1991. She was born October 22, 1909 to Harney Leslie Leach and Lucy Ellen Gardner. She retired from General Electric, where she worked for 46 years. She was a member of Seven Hills Baptist Church. Services were held at James H. Davis Funeral Home. Burial was at Sunnyside Cemetery.

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LEACH, Finis Leona
BEAVER DAM, KENTUCKY: Finis Leona Leach, 79, died April 21, 1937. She was born June 7, 1857 to the late Allen and Lyda Morton Swain. She was a member of the Baptist Church. She is survived by three sons, Oscar of Cincinnati, Clyde of Lexington, and Chester of Owensboro; a sister, Mrs. Frank Cooper; two brothers, Sip and Harper Swain of Ohio County; and 8 grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her husband, Samuel William Leach. Funeral services were conducted at the home. Graveside services and commitment were at Leach Cemetery.

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LEACH, Harney
BEAVER DAM, KENTUCKY: Harney Leslie Leach, 41, died of influenza November 1, 1918. He was born August 25, 1877 to Samuel William Leach and Finis Leona Swain. Survivors include his wife, Ella; three children; his parents; and three brothers, including Oscar Leach of Dayton, OH. Burial was November 3, 1918 at Sunnyside Cemetery.

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LEACH, Rev. Malcolm
BOSTON, KENTUCKY: Rev. Malcolm Leach, 71, died October 10, 1974. He was a graduate of Johnson Bible College and Southern Baptist Theological Seminary, and held a Master of Divinity degree from Butler University. Survivors include his wife, Elsie Leach; five children, Rachel Thomas of Atlanta, William of Silver Springs, MD, Robert of South Carolina, and Paul and Ann Leach of Cincinnati; four sisters; and 7 grandchildren. Services were held at Pine Mountain Settlement School Chapel. Interment was at Creech Cemetery by Harlan Funeral Home.

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LEACH, Otis
OWENSBORO, KENTUCKY: Otis Leach, 86, died December 15, 1995. He was born October 22, 1909 to Harney Leslie Leach and Lucy Ellen Gardner. Survivors include his sons, Robert A. Leach of Maceo, and William Leach of Owensboro. He was preceded in death by a son, Ernest Leslie Leach. Services were held at Glenn Funeral Home. Burial was at Rosehill Cemetery.

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LEFLER, Harry
SHELBYVILLE, KENTUCKY: Harry A. Lefler, 76, died December 14, 2006. Survivors include his wife, Mary Helen Lefler; a daughter, Alice Valentine of Taylor, MI; 3 grandchildren; and 3 great-grandchildren. He was preceded in death by two sons, Jeffrey Davis, and Harry Allen Lefler, Jr. Interment was at Shady Lawn Memory Gardens under the direction of Hall-Taylor Funeral Home.

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LEHMKUHL, Donald
FLORENCE, KENTUCKY: Donald J. Lehmkuhl, 86, died June 30, 2010. He was a sign designer at Barrows. While serving with the U.S. Army Air Corps during World War II, he was held as a prisoner of war in Germany. He attended St. Timothy Church. He is survived by his wife, Pauline Lehmkuhl; three sons, Rick Lehmkuhl of Burlington, Mark Lehmkuhl of Erlanger, and Tim Lehmkuhl of Walton; two stepsons, Mike and Paul Lyons of Florence; a stepdaughter, Ann Cave of Indianapolis, IN; two sisters, Vivian Wordeman of Covington, and Marian Gibson of Fort Wright; 6 grandchildren; 7 great-grandchildren; 7 step-grandchildren; and 7 step great-grandchildren. He was preceded in death by his first wife, Margaret Lehmkuhl; and a stepdaughter, Susan Cunningham. Services were held at St. Timothy Church. Interment was at Mother of God Cemetery under the direction of Linnemann Funeral Home.

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LEWIS, Dewey
QUINCY, KENTUCKY: Dewey Martin Lewis, 76, died December 27, 2010 at the Southern Ohio Medical Center. He was born September 17, 1934 in Tannery, KY to Arthur G. and Cynthia West Lewis. He is survived by his wife, Violet Hodge Lewis. He was preceded in death by his parents; three sisters, Leona Lewis, Sarah Jane Rowland, and Margaret Corns; and four brothers, Otha Lewis, Mose Wiley, Bob Wiley, and John Wiley. Interment was at Friendship Cemetery under the direction of Brant Funeral Home.

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LIEB, Naomi
BOWLING GREEN, KENTUCKY: Naomi Emma Lieb, 89, died March 9, 1988 at The Medical Center. She was a native of Reading, PA, where she was a member of Calvary Baptist Church. Survivors include a son, Frederick G. Lieb of Bowling Green; 3 grandchildren; 2 great-grandchildren; and her nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by her husband, John Lieb. Interment was at Laurel Dale Cemetery in Muhlenberg Township, PA. Arrangements were handled by J.C. Kirby and Son Funeral Chapel and Auman Funeral Home.

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LITTERAL, Vivian
HARRODSBURG, KENTUCKY: Vivian J. Litteral, 100, died December 17, 2008. She was born November 2, 1908 to the late George Thomas and Louisa Katherine Pinkston Litteral. She was a retired nursing assistant at James B. Haggin Memorial Hospital. She attended Mount Freedom Baptist Church. She is survived by two sisters, Beatrice L. Hourigan and Geneva B. Litteral, both of Harrodsburg; a nephew, Donald Litteral of Cornishville; a niece, Hilda Mae Pike of Lexington; and her great-nieces and great-nephews. Interment was at Grapevine Christian Church Cemetery by Alexander and Royalty Funeral Home.

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LITTLEFIELD, Walter
PRINCETON, KENTUCKY: Walter Littlefield, 81, died December 25, 1979 at Caldwell County Hospital. He was born May 30, 1898 to Daniel and Lula Ortt Littlefield. He was a retired farmer, and attended Mount Olivet United Methodist Church. He is survived by two daughters, Madeline Jackson and Mary Morse; five sons, W.L, Jr., Maurice, James, Ben, and Glenn; 23 grandchildren; and 25 great-grandchildren. He was preceded in death by his wife, Sarah Daniels Littlefield. Interment was at Liberty Church Cemetery in Caldwell County under the direction of Morgan Funeral Home.

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LOVELL, Lucille
MUHLENBERG COUNTY, KENTUCKY: Lucille Lovell, 34, died May 16, 1909. She was survived by her mother, Jane Lovell; and several siblings. Burial was at Evergreen Cemetery.

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LOYALL, Jessie
HODGENVILLE, KENTUCKY: Jessie Ray Loyall, 71, died July 12, 2011 at the Hardin Memorial Hospital in Elizabethtown. He was a member of Pleasant Ridge Separate Baptist Church. Survivors include his wife, Helen Allen Loyall; his twin sister, Bessie Loyall of Elizabethtown; and his nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by his parents, Willie and Ida Pearl Salsman Loyall; a brother, James William Loyall; and three sisters, Catherine Sallee, Annie Irene Case, and Lyda B. Powers. Services were held at Pleasant Ridge Separate Baptist Church. Interment was at the church cemetery under the direction of Bennett-Bertram Funeral Home.

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LUNDY, Eloise
BARBOURVILLE, KENTUCKY: Eloise Smith Lundy, 68, died January 21, 2007. She was born November 1, 1938 in Binger, OK to Cletis and Pauline Pittman Smith. She was a retired special education teacher for the Midland Independent School District. She attended the First United Methodist Church of Barbourville, and enjoyed art and photography. She is survived by her husband, Randall Lundy; three children, Christopher Scot Elgin of Corvallis, OR, Mitchel Elgin (Susan) of Buffalo Gap, TX, and William Elgin of Seattle, WA; five stepchildren, Jane Belazi, Nancy Weir, Ellen Williams, William Lundy, and James Lundy; her grandchildren and step-grandchildren; and other relatives and friends. Services were held at the First United Methodist Church of Barbourville. Arrangements were handled by Knox Funeral Home.

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LUNDY, Frances
SCOTTSVILLE, KENTUCKY: Frances Mae Lundy, 73, died December 14, 2008. She was the daughter of the late Hobart Ray Phillips and Ada Alline Eaton Phillips. Survivors include her husband, Ervin Lundy; a daughter, Judy Frances Pate of Adolphus; two sisters, Brenda Marsh (Charles) of Scottsville, and JoAnn Ballard (Edwin) of Adolphus; a brother, Jimmy Phillips of Scottsville; 3 grandsons; and 3 great-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by a daughter, Mary Jane Shaw; and a brother, Glen Jackson Phillips. Services were held at New Community Fellowship Church. Burial was at Carter's Tabernacle Cemetery with arrangements by Goad Funeral Home.

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MAJORS, Hazel
HARRODSBURG, KENTUCKY: Hazel Jones Majors, 67, died November 17, 2009. She was born October 29, 1942 to the late Joseph A. Jones, Sr. and Maggie Taylor Jones. She worked at both Beaumont Inn and Shakertown, and attended the First Baptist Church of Harrodsburg. She is survived by four daughters, Linda Jones, Teresa Warner, Marilyn (Matthew) Tuggle, and Alfreda Majors, all of Harrodsburg; a son, Van Curtis Majors, Jr. of Harrodsburg; a sister, Nancy Jones of Harrodsburg; 13 grandchildren; and 5 great-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by a daughter, Chyvone Lee Majors; two brothers, Lucian and Joseph A. Jones, Jr.; and a sister, Cora Jones. Services were held at First Baptist Church. Interment was at Maple Grove Cemetery with arrangements by Sims Funeral Services.

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MALICK, Leah
LEXINGTON, KENTUCKY: Leah Malick, 54, died October 6, 1936. She was born October 20, 1881 to William Judson Annas and Ida F. Johnson Annas. She was the wife of Everett Malick. Burial was at Lexington Cemetery under the direction of Kerr Brothers Funeral Home.

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MANIS, Benny Lee
HAZARD, KENTUCKY: Benny Lee Manis, 70, died December 5, 2009 in Hamilton, OH. He was the son of Clifford and Belle Vermillion Manis. He was the owner of Kentucky Adjustment Services. He is survived by a daughter, Wendy Manis (Randy Baker); a brother, Billy Manis; three sisters, Betty Clifton, Libbey Manis Keener, and Jo Manis; and a grandchild. He was preceded in death by his wife, Martha Lou Campbell Manis; his parents; a brother, Bobby Manis; and a sister, Margie Napier. Interment was at Riverside Cemetery under the direction of Maggard's Mountain View Chapel.

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MARTIN, Rhonda
EDMONTON, KENTUCKY: Rhonda Gail Goff Martin, 33, died March 22, 2002. She was the daughter of Ronnie Goff and Sherrill Synder Goff. She was a Jehovah's Witness. She is survived by her husband, Michael; her parents; a brother and sister-in-law, Jim and Christina Goff of Edmonton; two grandparents; and other relatives and friends. Services were held at the Kingdom Hall of Jehovah's Witnesses in Glasgow. Arrangements were entrusted to Hatcher and Saddler Funeral Home.

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MATHERLY, James R., Sr.
LIBERTY, KENTUCKY: James Robert "Jake" Matherly, Sr., 67, died September 5, 2001. He was born July 22, 1934 in Casey County to Sanford Augustus and Lena Huff Matherly. He formerly worked for Firestone Tire and Rubber, and was a U.S. Army veteran of the Korean War. He is survived by two sons, James R. Matherly, Jr. and Rick Matherly; a daughter, Gale A. Alley; a brother, Conley "Doc" Matherly; three sisters, Sadie McQueary, Gladys Gaddis, and Marie Brackett; and 3 grandchildren. Interment with military rites was at Labascus Cemetery under the direction of Bartle Funeral Home.

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MAYER, Bernice
LOUISVILLE, KENTUCKY: Bernice N. Mayer, 88, died March 11, 2010. She was born November 21, 1921. She retired from retail sales at Sportswear Mart, and also worked at Pix's Shoes. Survivors include a daughter, Joyce Mayer of Tucson, AZ; a son and daughter-in-law, Lee and Evelyn Mayer; 2 step-grandchildren; and 3 great-grandchildren. Interment was at Anshei Sfard Cemetery under the direction of Herman Meyer and Son Funeral Directors.

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MAYNARD, Winfred
BURNWELL, KENTUCKY: Winfred Maynard, 59, died August 7, 1991 at Cabell Huntington Hospital. He was born September 26, 1931 in Elk Creek, WV to Addison and Maxine Carver Maynard. He was raised by Hubert and Pearl Davis. He was a deputy sheriff, and also worked in security for the South Side Mall. He was a member of the Primitive Baptist Church. He is survived by a daughter, Sonja Kay Varney of Delbarton; three sons, Jeffery S. Maynard of Wayland, Edward Lee Maynard of Princeton, WV, and Barry Dwayne, Williamson; and 5 grandchildren. He was preceded in death by his wife, Clara Maynard; his parents; a sister; and a brother. Services were held at Meathouse Primitive Baptist Church. Interment was at Blackburn Family Cemetery by Hatfield Funeral Chapel.

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McCOY, LeRoy
PIKE COUNTY, KENTUCKY: LeRoy McCoy, 17, died April 4, 1918. He was born December 16, 1900 in Pike County to Ellison McCoy and Mary Angeline Gooslin McCoy. He was a coal miner, and was crushed to death by a falling rock. Burial was at the McCoy Cemetery.

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McCOY, Shirley
MORGANTOWN, KENTUCKY: Shirley Mae McCoy, 78, died January 2, 1990 at the Medical Center at Bowling Green. She was born December 4, 1911 to James Tolbert and Maude Evelyn Foster Givens. She was a native of Butler County, and was a member of Union Missionary Baptist Church. She is survived by three daughters, Elwanda McCoy and Edith Mayhugh, both of Morgantown, and Beatrice Vaught of Quality; 5 grandchildren; 5 great-grandchildren; and her nieces and nephews. Services were held at Union Missionary Baptist Church. Interment was at Union Cemetery under the direction of Smith Funeral Home.

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McGAW, J.B.
PEMBROKE, KENTUCKY: J.B. McGaw, 84, died March 16, 1924. He was a member of the Christian Church. He was survived by three children, Annie McGaw of Pembroke, L.E. McGaw of Clarksville, TN, and U. B. McGaw of Madisonville. Interment was "at Auburn".

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McGLAMERY, Clyde
WILLIAMSBURG, KENTUCKY: Clyde McGlamery, 65, died July 14, 2010 at his residence. He was born August 9, 1944 in Harlan County, KY to Lee and Kichie McClellan McGlamery. Survivors include four sons, Ronald Taylor (Ella) of Berea, and Harold Taylor, Clyde Lee McGlamery (Sandy), and Donald Ray Taylor (Rena), all of Williamsburg; two daughters, Joyce McFarland and Angela Kay Canada (Phillip), all of Williamsburg; four sisters, Wanda Jaynes of Williamsburg, Louise Miracle of Rockholds, and Dorothy Sheldon and Chris Max of Michigan; two brothers, Andy McGlamery and Ronnie McGlamery of Michigan; 17 grandchildren; 14 great-grandchildren; and other relatives and friends. He was preceded in death by his wife, Maxine Thomas McGlamery; his parents; a sister, Onnie Gibson; a brother, Don McGlamery; a grandson; and a nephew. Interment was at Highland Park Cemetery in Williamsburg under the direction of Croley Funeral Home.

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McKENZIE, Joe
FLAT GAP, KENTUCKY: Joe Melvin McKenzie, 65, died August 12, 2000 at Paul B. Hall Regional Medical Center. He was born March 16, 1935 in Johnson County to the late Charley and Mausie Cantrell McKenzie. He was a truck driver. He is survived by two daughters, Betty Wright and Annie Lloyd, both of Fredericktown; three sons, Garry of Flat Gap, Kenny of Fredericktown, OH, and Doug of Maringo, OH; three sisters, Mabel Cantrell of Flat Gap, Barbara Johnson of Prestonsburg, and Martha Blair of Delaware, OH; four brothers, Eldon of Paintsville, Elmon of Olive Green, OH, James of Clio, MI, and Hubert of Yuma, AZ; and 6 grandchildren. He was preceded in death by his wife, Malinda Pauline McKenzie. Services were held at Old Cold Springs United Baptist Church. Interment was at the McKenzie Family Cemetery in Flat Gap under the direction of Paintsville Funeral Home.

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MEECE, Zona
SOMERSET, KENTUCKY: Zona Mae Meece, 96, died April 6, 2008. She was born January 29, 1912 to James W. and Lucinda Meece. She was a retired sales clerk at J.J. Newberry with 30 years of service, and was the longest living member of East Somerset Baptist Church. Survivors include two sisters, Betty Harris of Somerset, and Mary Mitchell of Cincinnati, OH; two brothers, Charles Meece of Knoxville, TN, and Buddy Meece of Bloomington, IN; a brother-in-law, Clarence Keeney of Somerset; 20 nieces and nephews, including Jimmy Meece of El Paso, TX, who she raised; 42 great-nieces and great-nephews; 40 great-great nieces and great-great nephews; and other relatives and friends. She was preceded in death by two brothers, Leonard and James Curtis Meece; four sisters, Velma Meece, Odetta Bibee, Viola Bullock, and Rebecca Keeney; and her parents. Burial was at Lakeside Memorial Gardens with arrangements by Pulaski Funeral Home.

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MEINERS, Mary Gertrude
LEXINGTON, KENTUCKY: Mary Gertrude "Gert" Meiners, 84, died November 21, 2002. She was born May 1, 1918 in Latonia, KY to Joseph Adam Ziegler and Gertrude Staubach. She was a charter member of St. Peter Catholic Church. She is survived by her husband, Harold J. Meiners; a son, Joseph P. Meiners; five daughters, Bonita Meiners, Mary Ann Meiners, Ernestine Meiners, Deborah Meiners, and Constance Meiners; a daughter-in-law, Elizabeth Meiners; two sisters, La Vern Watts and Rita Hudepohl; two sisters-in-law, Mable Meiners and Mary Ziegler; 3 grandchildren; and her nieces and nephews. Services were held at St. Peter Catholic Church. Interment was at St. John's Catholic Cemetery with arrangements by Milward Funeral Directors.

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MEREDITH, Harrison
ELKTON, KENTUCKY: Harrison Meredith, 75, died August 4, 1975 at Jennie Stuart Hospital in Hopkinsville. He was born October 26, 1899. He was a retired farmer and a longtime Todd County resident. He is survived by a nephew he raised (and with whom he was living), Gerald Barnett; and a brother, Ralph Meredith. He was preceded in death by his wife, Zelphia Meredith. Interment was at Glenwood Cemetery by Latham Funeral Home.

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MILNER, Mina Jones
LOUISVILLE, KENTUCKY: Mina Jones Milner died December 1, 2002. She was born September 13, 1918. She was a former board member for the American Cancer Society, and was a hospice volunteer. She was a longtime member of the Louisville Country Club and the River Valley Club. Survivors include three children, Mina Peabody Coggeshall, John Chafin Peabody, and James Royden Peabody III; 7 grandchildren; and a great-grandchild. Arrangements were entrusted to Pearson's Funeral Home.

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MINCH, Margery
HESLER, KENTUCKY: Margery Rowlett Minch, 79, died August 11, 2005 at New Horizons Medical Center. She was born November 6, 1925 in the Hesler area to the late Joseph and Amanda Rose Rowlett. She was a retired schoolteacher, and attended Cedar Hill Baptist Church. She is survived by a son, Jonathan Martin Minch of Hesler; a daughter, Constance Jane Minch of Georgetown; two sisters, Jo Ann Toole and Teresa Kaye Boots, both of Burlington; 2 grandchildren; and 4 great-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her husband, Roy Melvin Minch; and a sister, Dana Rose Rowlett. Interment was at Cedar Hill Baptist Church Cemetery under the direction of McDonald and New Funeral Home.

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MINNIE, Sylvia
NEWPORT, KENTUCKY: Sylvia Minnie died August 17, 2007. She was born September 25, 1927. She was a production worker at Bicycle Playing Card Co. She is survived by her nieces and nephews. Interment was at New Columbus Cemetery by McDaniel Funeral Home.

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MINTON, Eugene
OWENSBORO, KENTUCKY: Eugene H. Minton, 53, died October 31, 1988 in Owensboro. Survivors include his wife, Nancy Stevens Minton; a daughter, Robyn Minton; a son, Doyle Minton; his parents, Calvin and Lula Belle Minton; four sisters, Marla Minton, Carol Lyons, Rita Taylor, and Connie Scott; and a brother, Carry Minton. Interment was at Spencer Heights Cemetery in Mounds, IL.

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MORGUELAN, Lee
LOUISVILLE, KENTUCKY: Lee B. "Doc" Morguelan, 79, died January 10, 2004. He was born February 2, 1924 to Nathan and Rose Seligman Morguelan. He was co-owner of St. Matthews Chrysler Plymouth and the Greyhound Supermarket. He was a U.S. Navy veteran of World War II. He was a member The Temple, Adath Jeshurun Congregation, and B'nai Brith Jewish Community Center. Survivors include his wife, Marianne Schneider Morguelan; his children, James Morguelan and David Weinstein; and 5 grandchildren. Burial was at Adath Jeshurun Cemetery.

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MOULDER, George
THREE FORKS, KENTUCKY: George B. Moulder died March 10, 1959 at a Nashville hospital. He was born June 19, 1869. Survivors include a daughter, Mrs. John Ross of Bronxville, NY; two sons, Dr. Max Moulder and Craig Moulder, both of Nashville; and two brothers, Herbert S. Moulder and Frank Moulder. Interment was at Smiths Grove Cemetery.

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MYERS, Anna
LOUISVILLE, KENTUCKY: Anna Sue Adkins Myers, 59, died October 21, 2002. She was a business manager for Eco-Tech, Inc., and attended Southeast Christian Church. Survivors include her husband, Joseph William Myers; her mother, Opal Irene Justice Adkins of Angola, IN; two brothers, Teddy Roger Adkins of Angola, and Barry Craig Adkins of Fott Thomas, KY; and her nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by her father, Belve Edward Adkins. Arrangements were handled by Pearson's Funeral Home.

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NAPIER, Hascal
BOWLING GREEN, KENTUCKY: Hascal C. Napier, 56, died October 9, 1969 at City-County Hospital. He owned Napier Boat and Bait Company, and was a World War II veteran. He was a native of Allen County, and a member of Mount Union Methodist Church. Survivors include his wife, Cora Napier; two daughters, Carol Napier and Laura Napier; a sister, Mrs. James B. Jones; and a brother, B.D. Napier. Interment was at Fairview Cemetery under the direction of Johnson Funeral Home.

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NESPOJOHN, Joseph
GLASGOW, KENTUCKY: Joseph Nespojohn, 89, died December 9, 2006. He retired from the Post Office in Bridgeport, CT. He was a decorated U.S. Air Force veteran of World War II and was held as a prisoner of war, working for two years in Japanese coal mines. He attended St. Helen Catholic Church. He is survived by his wife, Ruth Williams Nespojohn; and a daughter, Nora Nespojohn of Puerto Rico. Interment with military honors was at Glasgow Municipal Cemetery under the direction of Hatcher and Saddler Funeral Home.

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NEWSOME, Hazel
PIKEVILLE, KENTUCKY: Hazel Newsome, 83, died December 30, 2009. She was born December 7, 1926 to the late Myra and Paul Bartley. She was the former owner of the Willow Tree Drive In, and attended Rockhouse Freewill Baptist Church. She is survived by two sons, Mike Davidson and Bernie Davidson; a brother, Fred Bartley; 6 grandchildren; 15 great-grandchildren; and other relatives and friends. Interment was at Annie E. Young Cemetery under the direction of Lucas and Son Funeral Home.

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NORTHERN, Douglas
ARGILLITE, KENTUCKY: Douglas Ray Northern, 58, died May 5, 2007 at Ashland Community Hospice. He was born May 11, 1948 in Rockcastle County, KY to the late Jesse and Jean Sandlin Northern. He was a construction worker, and attended Hopewell United Methodist Church. Survivors include his wife, Connie Griffitts Northern; a son, Daniel Northern of Cincinnati, OH; four sisters, Betty Christie, Martha McRoberts, Carolyn Riffe, and Delores Brineger; three brothers, Ronnie Northern, Dennis Northern, and Tommy Northern; and 2 grandchildren. Services were held at Hopewell United Methodist Church. Interment was at the Blevins Family Cemetery in Carter County with arrangements by Wright's Funeral Home.

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O'LEARY, Nina
MARION, KENTUCKY: Nina Ruth O'Leary, 91, died July 18, 2003 at Crittenden County Convalescent Center. She was born March 20, 1912 to Ed and Birdie Travis Peek. She was a member of Emmaus Baptist Church. Survivors include a daughter, Mary Jane James of Marion; 2 grandchildren; and 4 great-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her husband, Melvin O'Leary; and five brothers, Rueben Peek, Richard Peek, Bill Peek, Hubert Peek, and Robert Peek. Interment was at Dycusburg Cemetery with arrangements by Boyd Funeral Home.

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O'HARA, Edwina
MARION, KENTUCKY: Edwina O'Hara, 76, died December 3, 2001 at Crittenden Hospital. She was born January 18, 1925 to George and Sybil Jones. She was a graduate of the University of Mississippi, and was a member of the National Association of Retired Federal Employees and Delta Zeta sorority. She attended Marion United Methodist Church. Survivors include a daughter, Frances Woodring of Sturgis; 2 grandchildren; and a niece. She was preceded in death by her husband, Dickey O'Hara; and her parents. Interment was at Kuttawa Cemetery under the direction of Gilbert Funeral Home.

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OUSLEY, Kathelene
PRESTONBURG, KENTUCKY: Kathelene Ousley, 78, died October 1, 2002. She was born November 7, 1923 to Green and Molly Harmon Tussey. Survivors include her husband, Willard Ousley; two daughters, Joanne Goble of Prestonsburg, and Barbara Brewer of Benton, IL; three sons, Dr. Rudolph Ousley, Jack R. Ousley, and Glen G. Ousley, all of Prestonsburg; two brothers, Frank Tussey and Harmon Tussey, both of Prestonsburg; 9 grandchildren; 2 step-grandchildren; 9 great-grandchildren; and a step great-grandchild. Interment was at Davidson Memorial Gardens with arrangements by Burke Funeral Home.

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OWENS, Carroll
PIKEVILLE, KENTUCKY: Carroll A. Owens died December 4, 2006. He was born April 9, 1940 in Pike County, KY to John Jefferson Owens and Harriett Marie Loar Owens. He taught school in Indianapolis, IN, and was a graduate of West Virginia State University. He was a member of St. Paul's Episcopal Church, where he sang in the choir and served on the vestry. Survivors include a daughter, Evella Marie Robinson; two sisters, Thelresa Adams and Yvonne Sneed; and a grandson. Services were held at St. Paul's Episcopal Church in Williamson, WV. Interment was at Annie E. Young Cemetery under the direction of Thacker Memorial Funeral Home.

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OWENS, Ester
ELKTON, KENTUCKY: Ester Ann Williams Owens, 65, died December 25, 1979 at Regional Medical Center in Madisonville. She was born July 19, 1914 to Joe Will and Rebecca Templeman Williams. She was a member of Pea Ridge Baptist Church. Survivors include her husband, Hubert Owens; three daughters, Margie Lamb of Elkton, Linda Darden of Guthrie, and Mrs. Eugene Knight of Lewisburg; a son, Carlos Ray Owens of Guthrie; two sisters, Birdie Owens of Elkton, and Pearl Williams of Russellville, 13 grandchildren; and 2 great-grandchildren. Burial was at Glenwood Cemetery under the direction of Latham Funeral Home.

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PAGE, Hazel
GRAND RIVERS, KENTUCKY: Hazel Page, 72, died December 26, 2009 at Western Baptist Hospital. She was born January 12, 1937 to Larkie Driskill, Sr. and Virginia Ladd Cannon. She was a Baptist. Survivors include her husband, Manson Davis Page; a daughter, Judy Peek-Lee of Springfield, TN; two sons, Johnny Page and Richard Page, both of Grand Rivers; two sisters, Hester Marie Morris of Paducah, and Mildred Driskill of Calvert City; and 4 grandchildren. She was preceded in death by parents; two sisters, Dorothy Jackson and Opal Bland; and a brother, Larkie Driskill, Jr. Interment was at Woodlawn Memorial Park under the direction of Roth Funeral Chapel.

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PARRISH, Harold
HOPKINSVILLE, KENTUCKY: Harold Parrish, 69, was found deceased at his residence on December 30, 1991. He was the son of the late James and Susie Parrish. He formerly worked for Southwestern Tobacco Co., and was a native of Christian County. He was a member of the Original Church of God. There are no known surviving relatives. Interment was at Cave Spring Cemetery by Gamble Funeral Home.

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PARSLEY, Virgil
WARFIELD, KENTUCKY: Virgil Ray Parsley died September 30, 1982 at the Louisa Community Hospital. He was born November 29, 1915 in Emily, KY to Sam and Ethel Parsley. He was a World War II veteran. Survivors include his wife, Willhelmina Parsley; three daughters, Betty Allen of Paintsville, Linda Parsley of Warfield, and Margaret Evans of Columbus, OH; five sisters, Margie Peters of Louisa, Margie Coffee and Jessie Nowlin, both of Columbus, OH, and Ruth Parsley and Mary A. Blankenship, both of Orlando, FL; three brothers, Paul, Eugene and Johnny Parsley, all of Canal Winchester, OH; 5 grandchildren; and 2 great-grandchildren. Burial was at the Warfield Cemetery with arrangements by Richmond-Callaham Funeral Home.

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PATTERSON, Ollie Cooper
BARBOURVILLE, KENTUCKY: Ollie Cooper Patterson, 89, died March 13, 2008. She was born November 1, 1918 to the late George Washington and Nacie Birdie Ellen Brown Cooper. She attended Paint Hill Baptist Church, and enjoyed sewing, cooking, singing, playing the guitar, and reading the Bible. She is survived by her children, Shirley Ann Kelly (Lee) of Louisville, Paul David Patterson (Carolyn) of Bimble, Roy C. Patterson (Mary Ann) of Macon, GA, and Carolyn Grubb (Bobby), Kenneth L. Patterson, Linda K. Edwards, and Gary W. Durham, all of Barbourville; a brother, John Calvin Cooper (Alma Rose) of New Albany, IN; 14 grandchildren; 26 great-grandchildren; two nephews; two nieces; and other relatives and friends. She was preceded in death by her husband, Bill Patterson; a son, Billie Patterson; her parents; two sisters, Lucy May Rose and Maudie Cooper; three brothers, Elza Thomas Cooper, William Robert Cooper, and Cecil Elbert Cooper; 2 grandchildren, William Patterson and Rodney Paul Patterson; a great-grandson, Justin Lee Patterson; and Kenneth Napier, whom she raised as a son. Interment was at Barbourville Cemetery by Knox Funeral Home.

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PEARSON, E.K.
MUHLENBERG COUNTY, KENTUCKY: E.K. Pearson, 70, died November 30, 1954. He was a retired farmer and a deacon at Leigh's Chapel General Baptist Church. Survivors include his wife, Milette Pearson; three daughters, Mrs. Floella Whitmer, Mrs. Bessie Stasal, and Mrs. Nellie Whitmer, all of Louisville; two sons, Raymond and George of Beech Creek; two brothers, Virgil and G.B.; two sisters, Mrs. Allura Stanley and Mrs. Emma Wagoner; 10 grandchildren; and 4 great-grandchildren. Services were held at Leigh's Chapel Church. Burial was at the church cemetery.br>

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PEART, Claude
AUBURN, KENTUCKY: Claude B. Peart died December 14, 1968 at his home. He was born in 1882. He was a retired building and road contractor, and was a 50-year member of Cumberland Masonic Lodge #374. Survivors include his wife, Ruth Wilson Peart; a brother, Grover Peart of Nashville, TN; a sister, Mrs. Mattie P. Morton of Nashville, TN; and a nephew. Interment was at the Auburn Cemetery with arrangements by Young Funeral Home.

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PEEK, Ruby
DYCUSBURG, KENTUCKY: Ruby E. Peek, 80, died October 13, 1999. She was born March 22, 1919 to James Marion and Lydia Florence Sullivan Rednour. She was a member of Dycusburg United Methodist Church. She is survived by her husband, Ray Peek; two sons, Neil Peek and Steve Peek, both of Dycusburg; a sister, Barbara Conner of Grand Rivers; a brother, Russell Rednour of Arizona; 7 grandchildren; and 6 great-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by a daughter, Wanda June Smith; four sisters, Maggie Shewcraft, Lulla Belle Martin, Helen Gray, and Alice Brown; and two brothers, Everett Rednour and Vernon Rednour. Burial was at the Dycusburg Cemetery under the direction of Dunn's Funeral Home.

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PELLY, Nannie
LEXINGTON, KENTUCKY: Mrs. Nannie C. Pelly, 48, was buried July 22, 1922 at Lexington Cemetery with arrangements by Milward Funeral Directors.

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PERRAUT, Louise
VILLA HILLS, KENTUCKY: Louise Kern Perraut, 94, died December 25, 2009. She was born May 18, 1915 to the late Edward B. and Julia Rau Kern. She was a retired medical records clerk at Hayswood Hospital, and was of the Catholic faith. She was a former member of the Minerva Woman's Club, the Minerva Garden Club, and the Fernleaf Homemakers, and served on the board of the Covington DCCW. Survivors include a sister, Teresa (Harold) Figgins of Maysville; a brother-in-law and sister-in-law, Betty and Allen White of Fort Wright; and her nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by her husband, Albert Perraut; and three brothers, Stanley, Edward, and Howard Kern. A Mass of Christian Burial was held at Madonna Manor Chapel. Interment was at St. Patrick's Cemetery under the direction of Moore and Parker Funeral Home.

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PHELPS, Ollie
BOWLING GREEN, KENTUCKY: Ollie B. Lindsey Phelps, 87, died August 26, 2008 at her residence. She was a daughter of the late William Bradley Keown and Dora Romans Keown. She was a former employee of Union Underwear Co. (Fruit of the Loom). She was a member of the First Baptist Church, the Senior Adult Fellowship, and the Friendship/Seekers Sunday School Class. She was an avid sports fan, and enjoyed attending her grandchildren's and great-grandchildren's sporting events, as well as watching Western Kentucky University basketball. She was a Butler County native. Survivors include two daughters, Betty Lindsey Dalton (Landon), and Sandra Lindsey Appling (Bob), all of Bowling Green; a daughter-in-law, Patricia Jean Smith Lindsey (the late Bobby W. Lindsey); a sister, Naomi Romans of Elizabethtown; 7 grandchildren; 9 great-grandchildren; 2 great-great-grandchildren; and several nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by her husbands, Clyde Lindsey, Charles Payton and W.D. Phelps, Jr.; a son, Bobby Wayne Lindsey; three sisters, Eileen Amos, Flora Lowe and Cora Keown; and two brothers, Vollie and Chester Keown. Burial was at Fairview Cemetery under the direction of Johnson-Vaughn-Phelps Funeral Home.

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PIERCE, Finis
RUSSELL SPRINGS, KENTUCKY: Finis Pierce, 77, died February 21, 2009 at his home. He was born July 8, 1931 in Jamestown to Bryant Pierce and Mary Elizabeth Bell Pierce. He was a fence installer. Survivors include his wife, Alta Lorine Meeks Pierce; seven daughters, Cheryl Pierce of Columbia, Kathy Bogges of Science Hill, Sabrina Pierce of Jamestown, Donna Oquendo of Joelton, TN, Brenda Bradley of Clarksville, TN, Judy Hunter of White Bluff, TN, and Carol Tennett of Harrisburg, IL; three sons, Finis Pierce, Jr., James Pierce, and Gary Pierce, all of Russell Springs; five sisters, Reba Warner of Jamestown, Jo Bessie Grant of Columbia, Adoma Williams of Hillsboro, OH, and Mary Lou Mills and Jean Cranfield, both of Cincinnati, OH; his grandchildren; and his great-grandchildren. He was preceded in death by his parents; a brother; and three sisters. Interment was at the Jamestown Cemetery under the direction of Bernard Funeral Home.

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PING, Charles
LATONIA, KENTUCKY: Charles Rufus "Pete" Ping, 81, died August 21, 2007. He was a retired assembly lineman at Mueller Licorice Candy Factory, and attended Oak Ridge Baptist Church in Covington. Survivors include a son, Charles J. Ping of New York, NY; and a daughter, Sharon Ping of Galveston, TX. Services were held at Oak Ridge Baptist Church. Interment was at Independence Cemetery under the direction of Chambers and Grubbs Funeral Home.

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PINSON, Lois
ERLANGER, KENTUCKY: Lois King Pinson, 82, died May 31, 2008. She was a member of the Church of Christ in Florence, KY. Survivors include a daughter, Bonetta Edwards; a son, Hartman Pinson, Jr.; a sister, Zettie Thompson of Pikeville; 2 grandchildren; and 2 great-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her husband, Hartman Pinson. Interment was at the J.U. Thacker Memorial Mausoleum at Annie E. Young Cemetery in Pikeville under the direction of Thacker Funeral Home.

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POIGNARD, David R.
SPENCER COUNTY, KENTUCKY: David Rozel Poignard died January 13, 1883. He was born January 28, 1793. He was survived by his wife, Eliza Yoder Poignard. Interment was at Yoder Burial Ground.

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POLANSKI, John
FALMOUTH, KENTUCKY: John Polanski, 73, died February 10, 2005 at his residence. He was born April 29, 1931 in New Jersey to Alex and Anna Polanski. He was a U.S. Air Force veteran of the Korean War and a member of the American Legion. He is survived by his daughters, Sheila Polanski and Jeannie Tate, both of Falmouth, Mindy Miller of Mason, OH, and Cindy Mejias of Dayton, NJ; a son, Alan Polanski of New Jersey; three sisters, Marie Spogantz, Helen Kanda, and Rose Bernas, all of New Jersey; 7 grandchildren; and 12 great-grandchildren. He was preceded in death by a brother, Walter P. Lans. Interment was at Riverside Cemetery with arrangements by Peoples Funeral Home.

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POLING, Robert F.
NANCY, KENTUCKY: Robert Franklin Poling, 74, died January 23, 2008 at his home. He was born May 19, 1933 in Switzerland County, IN to Albert and Anna Tomland Poling. He was a retired truck driver for Peerless Transporting in Dayton, OH, and a member of the Moose Lodge. He enjoyed watching racing and going to the lake. Survivors include his wife, Effie Johnson Poling; two sons, Greg (Bonnie) Poling of Vandalia OH, and Robert Duane (Sherri) Poling of Florida; two daughters, Mandy Lou (Jim) Anthony of Kettering, OH, and Connie Sue (Allen) Poe of Springboro, OH; a stepdaughter, Shirley (Harold) Graham of Nancy; two brothers, Donnie (Debbie) Poling of Princeton, IN, and Albert Poling, Jr. of Roy, UT; 8 grandchildren; and 10 great-grandchildren. He was preceded in death by his parents; a sister, Lena Mae Bowles; and a brother, Richard Poling. Interment was at Lakeside Memorial Gardens by Lake Cumberland Funeral Home.

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POLLEY, William E., Sr.
INDEPENDENCE, KENTUCKY: William Edward "Bill" Polley, Sr., 74, died September 25, 2009 at his residence. He was born January 17, 1935 in Bracken County, KY to the late Wilburn and Pearlie Linville Polley. He retired from Miami Margarine with 45 years of service, and was a member of Banklick Christian Church. He was a 50-year member and Past Master of Masonic Lodge #154, and was active with the Syrian Shrine. He was also past president of the Ryland Heights Lions Club. Survivors include his wife, Wilma King Polley; three daughters, Regina Lynn (Jeff) Heeger, Valerie R. Polley, and Angela Lee (Mike) Schoborg; a brother; four sisters; 7 grandsons; and 12 great-grandchildren. He was preceded in death by a son, William Edward Polley Jr.; and a brother. Arrangements were handled by Woodhead Funeral Home.

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POTTER, Earl
WINCHESTER, KENTUCKY: Earl Potter, 88, died December 25, 2007. He was born January 1, 1919 in Praise, KY to Taulbee Potter and Maggie Short. He was a retired security guard for the Bluegrass Army Depot, and was a Kentucky Colonel. He was a U.S. Army veteran of World War II, and served under General Patton. He was a member of the American Legion and the Disabled American Veterans. He is survived by a daughter, Carloyn (Jim) Calvert of Winchester; two sons, Danny (Sheila) Potter, and Larry (Debbie) Potter, all of Winchester; a sister, Pocahontas Robson of Reynoldsburg, OH; 7 grandchildren; and 2 great-grandchildren. He was preceded in death by his wife, Mylissie Standifur Potter; his parents; and two sisters, Nancy Pearl Short and Bertha Stanley. Interment was at Clarmont Memorial Gardens under the direction of Scobee Funeral Home.

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POTTER, Theo
BOWLING GREEN, KENTUCKY: Theo P. Potter, 85, died December 14, 1978 at Greenview Hospital. He was a retired farmer and a member of Pleasant Hill Christian Church. He was survived by his wife, Kate Howell Potter; a son, James Potter of Bowling Green; a daughter, Mrs. Marion Thomas of Bowling Green; a sister, Mrs. Blanche Wilson of Bowling Green; a brother, Fred Potter of Murfreesboro, TN; 10 grandchildren; and 4 great-grandchildren. Burial was at Fairview Cemetery under the direction of Heady-Johnson Funeral Home.

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POWERS, Herbert
MIDDLESBORO, KENTUCKY: Herbert Powers, 89, died June 4, 1990 at the University of Tennessee Medical Center. He was born December 28, 1900 in Middlesboro to the late C.D. and Nora Sharp Powers. He was a retired coal miner, and attended Old Yellow Creek Baptist Church. He was a member of the Red Men Lodge. He is survived by his wife, Mamie Powers; three sons, Hubert Powers, William F. Powers, and Roy Lee Powers, all of Middlesboro; three daughters, Nora Yoakum of Fort Wayne, IN, Mary Thacker of Powell Valley, TN, and Rosie Martin of Pace City, FL; his grandchildren; and his great-grandchildren. Burial was at Oakview Cemetery under the direction of Shumate Funeral Home.

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PRIDEMORE, Sam
LONDON, KENTUCKY: Sam Pridemore, 98, died February 2, 1988 at his home. He was born August 14, 1889. Survivors include his wife, Avery Pridemore; a daughter, Virginia Casteel of Kingsport, TN; and a son, Jack Clarence Pridemore of Lakeland, FL. Interment was at Upper Colony Cemetery in London under the direction of Bowling Funeral Home.

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PRINDLE, W.R.
RADCLIFF, KENTUCKY: Winford Raymond "W.R." Prindle, 80, died January 9, 2010. He retired from Modern Welding with 40 years of service, and was in the National Guard for 14 years. He attended Rineyville Baptist Church, and was a member of the American Legion. Survivors include three sons, Douglas (Tammy) Prindle of Radcliff, and James (Regina) Prindle and Darrin Prindle, all of Elizabethtown; a sister, Shirley Mayes of Hartford; 6 grandchildren; and 10 great-grandchildren. He was preceded in death by a stepdaughter, Carol Johnson; two sisters, Lawanda Bruner and Ovada Nalley; and his parents, William Walter and Ella Tucker Prindle. Cremation arrangements were handled by Brown Funeral Home.

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PUCKETT, Chester
MUNFORDVILLE, KENTUCKY: Chester Puckett, 74, died September 23, 2007 at T.J. Samson Community Hospital. He was born August 28, 1933 to the late Curt Puckett and Rose Gardner Puckett. He was a veteran of the U.S. Army. He is survived by his wife, Barbara Puckett; two sons, David Puckett of Munfordville, and Chester "Bear" Puckett of Bonnieville; a daughter, Rita Hatcher of Horse Cave; 3 grandchildren; a great-granddaughter; and his nieces and nephews. Interment was at the Munfordville Separate Baptist Church Cemetery under the direction of Sego Funeral Home.

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RADER, Raymond
BEREA, KENTUCKY: Raymond Rader, 85, died September 29, 2006. He was born April 30, 1921 to Enoch and Maudie Abney Rader. He retired from L&N Railroad after 43 years of service, and was a Baptist. He is survived by four children, Marie Jennings of Berea, Glenna Mae Smith of Richmond, and Charles (Dorothy) Rader and Juanita (Coman) Deatherage, all of Mount Vernon; two sisters, Bessie Hickey of Mount Vernon, and Mary Stewart of Ohio; two brothers, Emmanuel Rader of Mount Vernon, and Earl Rader of Georgia; 9 grandchildren; 15 great-grandchildren; and 2 great-great-grandchildren. He was preceded in death by his wife, Elsie Chestnut Rader; a son, Bronnie Rader; his parents; a sister, Della Sturgill; his brothers, John, George, Ballard, Dola, Ambrose, and Daniel; and 3 grandchildren, Connie Deatherage, Sheila Cromer, and Daniel Smith. Burial was at Maple Grove Cemetery with arrangements by Reppert Funeral Home.

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RAMEY, Virginia
MOUTHCARD, KENTUCKY: Virginia Pauline Brown Ramey, 68, died July 9, 2006 at Pikeville Medical Center. She was born in Buchanan County to the late Edward Kelly and Lucy Fields Brown. She was a retired licensed practical nurse, and had worked at Buchanan General Hospital and Grundy Hospital. She was a member of Harman Holiness Church. Survivors include her husband, Plenna Autry Ramey; a son, Gregory Allen (Ruby) Ramey of Mouthcard; a brother, Edward Jesse (Shirley) Brown of Lick Creek; four sisters, Della (Howard) Thompson of Chicago, IL, Helen Howard of Charleston, SC, and Dora Emiline (Woody) Slone and Margaret Nola Ramey, all of Mouthcard; and 3 grandchildren. Services were held at State Line Pentecostal Holiness Church. Burial was at Big Hackney Creek Cemetery under the direction of Grundy Funeral Home.

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RAMIREZ, Pacita
FRANKFORT, KENTUCKY: Pacita "Ching" Almoro Ramirez, 79, died October 24, 2007. She was born March 18, 1928 in Manila, Philippines to the late Jose Dizon and Antonia Almoro Ramirez. She was a retired teacher, and attended Good Shepherd Church. Survivors include a son, Reynaldo Ramirez of Frankfort; a sister, Norma Ramirez Baluyut of Chicago, IL; a nephew; and two nieces. Services were held at Good Shepherd Church. Interment was at Sunset Memorial Gardens by Clark Funeral Home.

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RAY, Hazel
VARNEY, KENTUCKY: Hazel Ray, 75, died April 11, 2007. She was born January 2, 1932 in Pike County, KY to Lee and Josie Hopkins Coleman. She was a member of Pikeville Freewill Baptist Church. Survivors include her husband, Joe Ray; a daughter, Josephine Adkins of Pikeville; two sons, Johnny Ray of Pikeville, and Larry Ray of Varney; a stepdaughter, Geneva Beauvileu of Baltimore, MD; two stepsons, Chalmer Ray of Milwaukee, WI, and James Berlin Ray of Trenton, NJ; three sisters, Lois May, Ocie Thacker, and June Tackett, all of Shelbiana; 5 grandchildren; and 2 great-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by two sisters, Gladys Coleman and Jettie Newsome; two brothers, Frank Coleman and Arvil Coleman; and her parents. Interment was at Ray Cemetery with arrangements by J.W. Call Funeral Home.

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RAYMER, Allene
LEITCHFIELD, KENTUCKY: Allene Raymer, 76, died November 19, 2002. She was born January 12, 1926. She enjoyed quilting and gardenering. She is survived by a daughter, Pamela L. Raymer of Radcliff; four sons, Gerald K. Raymer of Leitchfield, Larry D. Raymer of Bowling Green, Charles S. Raymer of Frankfort, and Roy C. Raymer of Smith's Grove; her mother, Retha Lucas of Leitchfield; two brothers, Ralph Lucas and Charles Lucas, both of Leitchfield; two sisters, Jean Moffett of Clarkson, and Joyce Hayes of Caneyville; 6 grandchildren; and 5 great-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her husband, William P. Raymer; her father, Carl Lucas; a brother, Alfred Lucas; and a granddaughter. Burial was at Mount Vernon Cemetery under the direction of Watkins-Oller Funeral Home.

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RECKER, Teresa
COLD SPRING, KENTUCKY: Teresa Marie Recker, 57, died November 12, 2007. She was born December 18, 1949 to the late Anthony and Rose Sepkovich. Survivors include her husband, William "Bill" Recker; her daughters, Gina Recker of Lexington, and Beth Douglas of Anderson Township; a son, Michael Recker of Florence; two brothers, Joe Sepkovich of Indiana, and Paul Sepkovich of Texas; and 3 grandchildren. Services were held at St. Joseph Church. Arrangements were entrusted to Middendorf-Bullock Funeral Home.

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REECE, Iva
EUBANK, KENTUCKY: Iva Reece, 94, died August 7, 2011. She was born September 12, 1916 in Lincoln County, KY to Vinnie "Jack" and Ella Salyers Williams. She was a member of Bethel Baptist Church. Survivors include two daughters, JoAnn Reece of Somerset, and Barbara Delores Wesley of Louisville; two sons, Landis Dane Reece of Somerset, and Harold Frey Reece of Chicago, IL; a sister, Jewell Richardson of Somerset; 10 grandchildren; 17 great-grandchildren; and a great-great-grandchild. She was preceded in death by her husband, John Morgan Reece; a daughter, Linda Joyce Reece; two sons, Rexford Morgan Reece and Darrell A. Reece; her parents; two sisters, Inez Fredrick and Sadie Todd; and a brother, Raymond Williams. Interment was at the Eubank Cemetery by Morris and Hislope Funeral Home.

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RICHERSON, Leona
MURRAY, KENTUCKY: Leona Richerson, 80, died February 9, 2008. She was born April 6, 1927 to the late Samuel and Carrie Wilkerson Hogancamp. Survivors include her husband, Rev. Buron L. Richerson; a son, Roger Richerson; two daughters, Pamela Gibbs (Jim), and Brenda Hart (Fred); a brother, Wayne Hogancamp (Lillian); two sisters-in-law, Robbie Lassiter (Charles), and Adele Richerson; 7 grandchildren; 6 great-grandchildren; and eleven nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by her brothers, Earl, Thomas, and her twin, Leon Hogancamp; and her parents. Burial was at Sinking Spring Cemetery with arrangements by York Funeral Home.

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RILEY, Billie
ARGILLITE, KENTUCKY: Billie Jean Riley, 69, died January 18, 2000 in Russell, KY. She was born February 4, 1930 in Greenup County, KY to Carl and Mary Dean Bays. Survivors include three daughters, Teresa Bowling, Lora J. Riley and Freda Grizzel, all of Argillite; two sons, Stephen Riley of Flatwoods and Keith Riley of Argillite; two brothers, Carl May, Jr. of Olive Hill, and Ralph May of Virginia Beach, VA; 7 grandchildren; and 2 great-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her husband, Clifford Riley. Interment was at Smith Branch Cemetery in Lloyd under the direction of Wright Funeral Home.

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RIORDAN, Naomi
HARDYVILLE, KENTUCKY: Naomi Ruth Riordan, 77, died January 25, 2009 at her home. She was the daughter of Maxey Pennington, Sr. and Ruby Robertson Pennington. She was of the Pentecostal faith. Survivors include three daughters, Beverly Fancher of Hardyville, Janice Bryant (William) of Horse Cave, and Linda Calhoun of Knob Lick; three brothers, William "Bill" Pennington of Cave City, Melvin Pennington of Munfordville, and LeRoy Pennington of Edmonton; a sister, Margie Blair of Fountain Run; 6 grandchildren; and 15 great-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her husband, Eustice Rowland Riordan; two sons, Ronnie Lee Riordan and Charles Ray Riordan; her parents; two brothers, Maxey Pennington, Jr. and Tommy Pennington; and a grandson, Jason Calhoun. Interment was at Whickerville Cemetery under the direction of Brooks Funeral Home.

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ROARK, Larue
MUHLENBERG COUNTY, KENTUCKY: Larue T. Roark, 22, died June 17, 1901. He was a veteran of the Spanish-American War. Burial was at Evergreen Cemetery.

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ROBINSON, Edward
LANGLEY, KENTUCKY: Edward F. "Buddy" Robinson, 82, died May 19, 2009. He was born March 26, 1927 in Bevinsville to Clarence O. Robinson and Martha Richardson Robinson. He was a retired miner and postmaster, and was an organizer and the first chief of the Maytown Volunteer Fire Department. He attended Graceway United Methodist Church, and was a Scout master. He is survived by his wife, Doris Allen Robinson; a son, James Edward Robinson of Lexington; two brothers, Ballard Robinson and Ernest Robinson; 7 grandchildren; and 5 great-grandchildren. He was preceded in death by a daughter, Phyllis Ann Robinson; a son, Larry Dean Robinson; two sisters, Rebecca Halbert and Myrtle Landis; and three brothers, Donnie Robinson, Daniel "Buster" Robinson, and C. Ollie Robinson. Interment was at Stewart Cemetery under the direction of Hall Funeral Home.

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SALTSMAN, Robert
LEITCHFIELD, KENTUCKY: Robert G. Saltsman, 67, died May 31, 2009. He was born December 7, 1941 in Grayson County to Nathan and Essie Rea Stewart Saltsman. He was a retired construction worker for Sullivan and Cozart. He attended Anneta United Baptist Church, and was a Mason. Survivors include his wife, Geneva Crain "Toot" Saltsman; a daughter, Robba Saltsman of Clarkson; a son, Gerard (Sheli) of Louisville; two sisters, Erma Ruth Sanders of Leitchfield, and Golda Sandlin of Smiths Grove; three brothers, Vanco of Bee Springs, and Roscoe and Lonzo Saltsman, both of Smiths Grove; 2 grandchildren; and 4 great-grandchildren. He was preceded in death by his parents; and two sisters, Tiva Roller and Julie Johnson. Services were held at Anneta United Baptist Church. Interment was at Anneta Cemetery with arrangements by Dermitt Funeral Home.

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SAMPSON, Lucy
CLEATON, KENTUCKY: Lucy Sampson died April 30, 1915. She was survived by her husband and six children. Interment was at Rose Burying Ground.

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SATCHWELL, Lester
FLORENCE, KENTUCKY: Lester M. Satchwell died June 25, 2008. He was born November 20, 1926. He is survived by his wife, Norma Satchwell; a son, Kelvin Satchwell of Carmel, IN; a daughter, Leslie Runge of Florence; a stepson, Chester L. Henderson of Columbia, KY; and two stepdaughters, Cheryl Sullivan of Union, and Katrena Beckham of Columbia, SC. Interment was at Hopeful Lutheran Cemetery under the direction of Stith Funeral Home.

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SELVAGE, Mary Belle
CARLISLE, KENTUCKY: Mary Belle Selvage, 84, died September 8, 2010 at Johnson-Mathers Nursing Home. She was born January 28, 1926 in Nicholas County. She was a member of Stoney Creek Christian Church. Survivors include three daughters, Judy Layne Scott, Linda Lou Massie, and Becky (James Todd) Davis; a stepdaughter, Willa Faye (Bill) Mathes; a stepson, Donald (Martha) Selvage; 3 grandchildren; and 3 great-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her husband, Russell Selvage. Interment was at the Carlisle Cemetery under the direction of Hinton-Turner Funeral Home.

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SHEARER, Esther
NICHOLASVILLE, KENTUCKY: Esther Bruner Shearer, 80, died September 22, 2008. She was born October 12, 1927 to the late Robert and Belia Hurt Bruner. She retired from PNC Bank. She was a former resident of Winchester, and owned Modern Electric Service there. She was a member of the Winchester First Methodist Church. She is survived by a son and daughter-in-law, Larry and Rhonda Shearer of Springboro, OH; a daughter, Sandra Shearer of Fort Wayne, IN; a sister, JoAnn Corman; a brother, Bobby L. Bruner; 8 grandchildren; and 4 great-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by a daughter, Dianne Shearer Gatson; a brother, Chester Bruner; and a sister, Patricia Neal Shearer. Burial was at Maple Grove Cemetery by Hager and Cundiff Funeral Home.

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SHUMATE, Josephine
VIRGIE, KENTUCKY: Josephine Shumate, 91, died April 26, 2008. She was born November 11, 1916 to Cam and Eve Adkins. She attended Buckfield Freewill Baptist Church. Survivors include a daughter, Nancy Jo Bowers of Lexington; two sons, Robert (Lena) Shumate of San Antonio, TX, and Wesley J. (Robin) Shumate of Tyler, TX; a sister, Maude Heidmous of Lompoc, CA; 7 grandchildren; and 2 great-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her husband, Wesley Shumate; a son; a sister; six brothers; and her parents. Interment was at Cam Adkins Family Cemetery with arrangements by Lucas and Son Funeral Home.

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SLOAN, Kenneth
LEXINGTON, KENTUCKY: Kenneth R. Sloan, 65, died September 25, 2008. He was born December 7, 1942 to the late Kenneth and Mary Sloan. He retired from the military, and also from the University of Kentucky. He enjoyed traveling, golfing, and the UK Wildcats. He is survived by his wife, Patricia O. Sloan; a daughter, Andrea DeYoung of Lexington; and a granddaughter. Interment was at Camp Nelson National Cemetery under the direction of Kerr Brothers Funeral Home.

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SMITH, Gretchen
BOWLING GREEN, KENTUCKY: Gretchen J. Smith, 57, died August 17, 1970 at her home. She was a native of North Carolina. Survivors include her husband, Harvel Smith; and a sister, Mrs. Hazel Creuser of Atlanta, GA. Interment was at Fairview Cemetery under the direction of J.C. Kirby Funeral Chapel.

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SMITH, Jim
WILLISBURG, KENTUCKY: Jim Smith, 68, died November 20, 2011 at his home. He was born December 24, 1942 in Lawrenceburg. He was a master plumber and had retired from General Electric, He attended Mount Olivet Baptist Church, and was a Kentucky Colonel. He is survived by his wife, Violet Masterson Smith; a son, James Dean (Jan) Smith; two stepsons, Denis Dickerson and Kelly Dickerson, both of Bardstown; a stepdaughter, Rebecca Dickerson Reiter of Culvertown; two sisters, Virginia Waldridge and Lillian Faubus; 4 grandchildren; 7 step-grandchildren; and a step great-grandchild. He was preceded in death by his parents, James Robert and Rosa Bell Hedden Smith. Interment was at the Bardstown Cemetery with arrangements by Barlow Funeral Home.

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SMOOT, Janice
OWENTON, KENTUCKY: Janice Smoot, 74, died August 31, 2010. She was born June 21, 1936 in Owen County to Harold Ray Ayres and Eunice Bishop Ayres. She was a retired cafeteria worker at Owen County High School, and attended Cedar Hill Baptist Church. She was a member of the Rebekah Lodge. Survivors include a daughter, Melissa (Terry) Gaines of Owenton; a son, Greg (Laura) Smoot of Owenton; 2 grandchildren; 2 step-grandsons. She was preceded in death by her husband, Charles Smoot; her parents; and two brothers, Doug and Don Ayres. Interment was at Owenton Cemetery under the direction of McDonald and New Funeral Home.

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SPARKS, Hazel
RACELAND, KENTUCKY: Hazel Lewis Sparks, 85, died June 23, 2002 at King's Daughters Medical Center in Ashland. She was born April 22, 1917 in Elliott County, KY to the late Aaron and Minerva Baugess Lewis. She was a member of Ironville Enterprise Baptist Church and the Order of the Eastern Star. She is survived by two daughters, Delores Arthur of Raceland, and Naomi Walters of Greenup; a son, Clyde Sparks of Ashland; a sister, Jewell Newman of Grayson; a brother, Clarence Lewis of Ashland; 5 grandchildren; and 5 great-grandchildren. Interment was at Rose Hill Burial Park under the direction of Caniff Funeral Home.

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SPEARS, Neovia
SCOTTSVILLE, KENTUCKY: Neovia G. Spears, 86, died December 8, 2011 at the Cal Turner Extended Care Facility. She was born November 15, 1924 to Benjamin Harrison and Mina Ayers Spears. She was a native of Allen County, KY. Survivors include several cousins, including Betsy Monroe of Hopkinsville, Mary Martha Merritt of Campbellsville, Millie Mattox, Joyce Marr, Cathy Stamps, and Jim Spears, all of Scottsville, Katie Bartley of Clinton, OH, Terry Spears of Tanner, AL, and Tom Spears of Bonaire, GA; and her friends, including Elvis and Callie Russell, Bill Denton and Alcy Ann Gillenwater, all of Scottsville. She was preceded in death by a brother, Leo G. Spears. Interment was at Mount Union General Baptist Church Cemetery under the direction of Goad Funeral Home.

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STAMBAUGH, Ruth
PAINTSVILLE, KENTUCKY: Ruth Wallen Tackett Stambaugh, 78, died March 31, 2006. She was born April 23, 1927 to the late William and Bessie Alma Persinger Wallen. She retired from South Central Bell Telephone Company. She is survived by two daughters, Lana Karen Greer of Jeremiah, and Myra Ellen Tackett of Oil Springs; a son, William Francis Tackett of Paintsville; three sisters, Anna Mae Picklesimer of Zanesville, OH, Rosemary Gearer of Wedgefield, SC, and Helen Frye of Chapel Hill, NC; a stepsister, Janet Louise Wallen of Jonesville; two stepbrothers, Billy Fairchild of Bristol, TN, and Burns Fairchild of Frankfort; 14 grandchildren; and 11 great-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by two husbands, Elmer Tackett and Lowell Garfield Stambaugh; and her parents. Burial was at Highland Memorial Park with arrangements by Jones-Preston Funeral Home.

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STRADER, Charles
MAYFIELD, KENTUCKY: Charles Strader, 88, died October 21, 2009. He was born April 5, 1921 to Joe and Roberta Woods Strader. He retired from West Kentucky RECC, and was a member of I.B.E.W. Local #816. He was a Kentucky Colonel. Survivors include a nephew, Joe Strader of Paducah; and three nieces, Patricia Neely of Paducah, Evonda Vinson of Ledbetter, and Donna Ragsdale of Union City, TN. He was preceded in death by his wife, Faye Outland Strader; his parents; a sister; and four brothers. Interment was at Highland Park Cemetery under the direction of Byrn Funeral Home.

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STRANGE, June
ELIZABETHTOWN, KENTUCKY: June Strange, 88, died December 5, 2009. She was the owner of June's Beauty Shop. She attended Severns Valley Baptist Church, and was a member of the Order of the Eastern Star. Survivors include three sons, Patrick Joe "Pat" Strange of Elizabethtown, Robert Lee "Bob" Strange of Henderson, NV, and William Terry "Bill" Strange II of Clarksville, TN; 7 grandchildren; and 10 great-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her husband, Robert Edward Strange; a brother, Ronald Franklin Grantz; and her parents, Franklin Peter and Erma Petty Grantz. Arrangements were handled by Brown Funeral Home.

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STRONG, Glenn
WEEKSBURY, KENTUCKY: Glenn Everett Strong, infant, died August 30, 1949 in Martin, KY eight hours following birth. He was survived by his parents, Hatler and Bessie Tackett Strong; a sister, Judith Ann Strong; and his grandparents, Mr. and Mrs. Willie Tackett. Burial was at the family cemetery in Virgie.

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SURPRISE, Harold
RADCLIFF, KENTUCKY: Harold E. Surprise, 60, died January 13, 1983 at the Toledo Hospital. He was an engineering aide for the City of Toledo with 24 years of service, and a U.S. Marine Corps veteran of World War II. Survivors include his wife, Lettie; a daughter, Martha Calavera; two sons, Kirk and Mark; two sisters, Josephine Navarre and Rose Navarre; and a brother, Robert Nolan. Arrangements were handled by Walker-Feilbach Mortuary.

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TABB, Ronald
MUNFORDVILLE, KENTUCKY: Ronald G. Tabb, 66, died February 3, 2006 at Caverna Memorial Hospital. He was the son of the late Lester and Sadie Whitlow Tabb. He attended Leitchfield Crossing Baptist Church. He is survived by a brother, Loyd Wayne Tabb of Summerfield, FL; two nephews; a great-nephew; and two great-nieces. Interment was at Knoxes Creek Cemtery by Brooks Funeral Home.

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TABOR, Callie Lee
BOWLING GREEN, KENTUCKY: Callie Lee Tabor, 84, died June 5, 1980 at a Woodburn nursing home. She was born August 18, 1895. She was a member of Friendship Baptist Church in Allen County. She is survived by three brothers, Harry Cassaday of Bowling Green, and Garnet Cassaday and Grady Cassaday, both of Scottsville; 3 grandchildren; a great-grandchild; and her nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by her husband, Earl Tabor. Burial was at Fairview Cemetery with arrangements by J.C. Kirby and Son Funeral Home. Note: One record lists her maiden name as Cassidy.

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TACKETT, Nellie
MOREHEAD, KENTUCKY: Nellie Lucresia Debord Tackett, 83, died May 8, 2007. She was born March 9, 1924 to the late William and Anna Thornsberry Debord. She attended Bible Baptist Church. She is survived by her husband of 65 years, Rev. Elijah Tackett; a daughter, Phyllis Childress (James) of Panama; three sons, Jack Tackett (Diane) of Morehead, William Donald Tackett (Dian) of Florence, and Chris Tackett (Margaret) of Prattville, AL; two sisters, Wilda Sloan of Morehead, and Eula Vise of Flemingsburg; 10 grandchildren; and 13 great-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by five sisters, Corda Morehouse, Elizabeth Morehouse, Frankie Debord, Laura Fraley, and Rosa Campbell; a brother, Ivan Debord; her parents; and a great-granddaughter, Abigail Tackett. Burial was at Cranston Cemetery with arrangements by Northcutt and Son Home for Funerals.

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TALBOTT, Connie
CYNTHIANA, KENTUCKY: Connie Troy Talbott, 63, died June 20, 2011 at Harrison Memorial Hospital. She was born July 26, 1947 in Harrison County to John Thomas Troy and Jane L. Wilson. She was a member of St. James A.M.E. Church. Survivors include a daughter, Cassandra (Michael) Staples of Marietta, GA; three sisters, Brenda Troy, Kay Hill, and Barbara (William Frazier) Craig, all of Cynthiana; a brother, Robert Troy of Cynthiana; and a granddaughter. She was preceded in death by her parents; and two sisters, Linda Troy Vanhook and Bonnie Troy. Services were held at St. James A.M.E. Church. Interment was at Cherry Grove Cemetery under the direction of Ware Funeral Home.

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TAPP, Martha
CARLISLE, KENTUCKY; Martha Blanche Tapp, 90, died November 10, 2005 at Johnson-Mathers Nursing Home. She was born June 2, 1915 in Nicholas County to the late Edmond and Nettie King Smoot. She was a former cook for the Nicholas County Schools and the North Central 4-H Camp. She attended Carlisle United Methodist Church, and was a member of the VFW Ladies' Auxiliary. She is survived by a daughter, Martha Tapp (Bill) Sloan of Lexington; a son, E. Wayne (Donna Jo) Tapp of Carlisle; 2 grandchildren; a step-grandson; her other relatives, including Malinda Sosby; and her friends, including Jewell Berry and Marilyn Hughes. She was preceded in death by her husband, John S. Tapp. Services were held at Carlisle United Methodist Church. Burial was at the Carlisle Cemetery by Mathers-Gaunce Funeral Home.

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TAYLOR, Bernice
COLUMBIA, KENTUCKY: Bernice Taylor, 71, died August 19, 2008. She was born April 11, 1937 to the late William Bill and Kizzie Frances Janes Richards. She retired from the Adair County Regional Jail, and attended Columbia Union Presbyterian Church. She is survived by a daughter, Diane Foster of Campbellsville; a son, Ronald Gadberry (Sherry) of Columbia; four stepchildren, Chester Taylor, Phyllis Sparks, Sharon Parson, and Barney Taylor; three sisters, Margie Sneed, Lucy Long, and Margaret Davis; a brother, L.T. Richards; 2 grandchildren; a great-grandchild; 5 step-grandchildren; and other relatives and friends. She was preceded in death by two husbands, Forest Paul "Lum" Gadberry and Gillium Taylor; and three siblings, Magdalene Sneed, William Ernest Richards, and Artie Aaron. Interment was at Haven Hill Cemetery under the direction of Stotts-Phelps-McQueary Funeral Home.

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TESTER, Beulah
LEXINGTON, KENTUCKY: Beulah Rose Tester, 81, died October 30, 2007. Survivors include four sons, Tim, Ron, Rudy, and Mike Tester; 10 grandchildren; and 14 great-grandchildren. Services were held at the Kingdom Hall of Jehovah's Witnesses. Arrangements were handled by Care Cremation and Funeral Service.

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TIDWELL, Edna
LOUISVILLE, KENTUCKY: Edna Tidwell, 82, died February 19, 2009. She worked as a payroll clerk at Brown and Williamson for 13 years. Survivors include her daughters, Robin Richardson (Arthur) and Ida Zax (Kenneth); a grandchild; and a great-grandchild. She was preceded in death by her husband, Billie; four sisters; four brothers; and a grandson, Justin Zax. Services were held at Mary Queen of Peace Catholic Church. Entombment was at Louisville Memorial Gardens West under the direction of Owen Funeral Home.

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TILFORD, Alben
KEVIL, KENTUCKY: Alben W. Barkley Tilford, 71, died June 30, 2010. He was born July 12, 1938 to George W. and Bessie Kitchen Tilford. He was the owner of Tilford's Garage, and attended Bethel Christian Church. Survivors include a son, Jackie E. Tilford (Karen) of Kevil; a daughter, Cathy Tilford Bottoms (David) of Boaz; two brothers, Charles H. Tilford of Gilbertsville, and Garth Tilford of West Paducah; a sister, Barbara Tilford Sullivan of Kevil; 4 grandchildren; and a friend, Louise Goldsby. He was preceded in death by his wife, Alice Ruth Wallace Tilford; a brother, Jewell Tilford; and a sister, Shirley McMichael. Burial was at Bethel Christian Church Cemetery by Milner and Orr Funeral Home.

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TINSLEY, James
SYMSONIA, KENTUCKY: James S. Tinsley, 84, died April 23, 2012 at the Southgate Health Care Center in Metropolis, IL. He was born April 25, 1927 to Robert G. and Anna Irene Mitchell Tinsley, and was a native of Graves County, KY. He was a retired conductor with the Illinois Central Railroad, and a U.S. Marine Corps veteran of World War II. He attended Clark's River Baptist Church. Survivors include his wife of 61 years, Doris M. Hays Tinsley; two sons, Bradford E. Tinsley (Cheryl) of Corbin, and Stanford F. Tinsley (Patty) of Jackson, TN; a daughter, Teresa R. Ballew of St. Louis, MO; a brother, John Tinsley (Willadean) of Symsonia; his brothers-in-law, John R. Hays, E.T. (Elaine) Hays, and Joe Hattings; 8 grandchildren; 6 great-grandchildren; and his nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by a brother, Robert Tinsley; and three sisters, Martha Terrell, Ann Hopper, and Elizabeth Hattings. Interment was at Maplelawn Park Cemetery by Milner and Orr Funeral Home.

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TODD, Eldo
TOLU, KENTUCKY: Eldo Todd, 88, died September 12, 2001 at Salem Springlake Care Center. Survivors include three daughters, Carolyn Byford of Marion, and Naoma Tinsley and Donna Perryman, both of Tolu; two sons, Kenneth Todd and Deon Todd, both of Tolu; three sisters, Louise Slaughter of Henderson, and Marie Hunter and Carrie Agent, both of Marion; two brothers, James Todd and Bill Todd, both of Marion; 14 grandchildren; 11 great-grandchildren; and several nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by his wife, Bertha "Cookie" Todd; and a son, Junior Todd. Burial was at Whites Chapel Cemetery with arrangements by Gilbert Funeral Home.

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TOWNES, A.V.
HOPKINSVILLE, KENTUCKY: A.V. Townes died September 21, 1893. He was born December 24, 1837. He served with the 3rd Kentucky Cavalry and also the 10th Kentucky Cavalry. He was survived by his wife, Lucy Lander Townes; and four children. Burial was at Hopewell Cemetery.

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TURNBOW, Ruth
LOUISVILLE, KENTUCKY: Ruth A. Dion Turnbow, 86, died November 22, 2009. She was a U.S. Navy veteran of World War II, and was of the Catholic faith. She is survived by her sons, John D. and Christopher A. Turnbow; and 4 grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her husband, Thomas P. Turnbow. Interment was at Bethany Memorial Cemetery under the direction of Nunnelley Funeral Home.

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VanARSDALE, Alberta
LOUISVILLE, KENTUCKY: Alberta Waegner VanArsdale, 87, died May 9, 2010. She retired from Reynolds Metals, and attended Shively United Methodist Church. She is survived by her caretakers, Charles and Shirley Bliss; and several nieces. Interment was at Resthaven Cemetery under the direction of Owen Funeral Home.

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VANN, Lucille
RICHMOND, KENTUCKY: Lucille Williams Vann, 98, died June 16, 2007. She was born December 15, 1908 to Harry Lamont and Minnie Lucille Matthews Williams. She attended the First Presbyterian Church. Survivors include eight nephews and five nieces, including her niece and goddaughter, Sandra Blandzinski. She was preceded in death by her husband, John Franklin Vann; and her parents. Interment was at the Richmond Cemetery under the direction of Oldham, Roberts and Powell Funeral Home.

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VARGO, Alma
BURDINE, KENTUCKY: Alma Lemaster Vargo, 78, died December 17, 1998 at the Holston Valley Community Hospital in Kingsport, TN. She was born July 10, 1920 to Solomon and Genettee Isaac Lemaster. Survivors include two sons, Danny Fleming of Silverdale, WA, and Steve Vargo of LaGrange; a grandchild; and 2 great-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her husband, Joseph Vargo. Interment was at Jenkins-Payne Gap Cemetery under the direction of Polly and Craft Funeral Home.

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WAGEL, Kathleen
BROOKSVILLE, KENTUCKY: Kathleen Claypoole Wagel, 87, died January 21, 2009. She was born August 25, 1921 to the late John and Margarett Bruce Claypoole. She attended Brooksville United Methodist Church. Survivors include her children, Roena Mae Adkins of Mount Olivet, and Billy Lee Wagel of Brooksville; 4 grandchildren; and 2 great-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her husband, Roy "Dutch" Wagel; and a sister, Loreen Claypool. Arrangements were handled by Moore and Parker Funeral Home.

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WAGMAN, Thomas E.
BEREA, KENTUCKY: Thomas Edward Wagman, 63, died November 16, 2005. He was born December 7, 1941 in York County, PA to Albert E. and Alice Allen Wagman. He was a retired Air Force major and an operating room nurse. He graduated from the University of Albuquerque, and attended St. Clare Catholic Church. He is survived by two sons, Nils Christoph Wagman of Portland, OR, and Hans Fredrich Wagman of Fort Worth, TX; four brothers, George Richard (Elia) Wagman of Kingsville, TX, Robert Eugene (Albesa) Wagman of Graham, TX, and John David (Marie) Wagman and Charles Frederich (Colleen) Wagman, all of York, PA; and a sister, Mary Alice (Charles) Helfrich of Richmond. He was preceded in death by a son, Ernst Josef Wagman; two brothers, Paul William Wagman and Albert Joseph Wagman; and his parents. Interment was at Camp Nelson Cemetery under the direction of Oldham, Roberts and Powell Funeral Home.

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WALKER, Plympton
HARRODSBURG, KENTUCKY: Plympton Ray Walker, 52, died January 15, 2010. He was born January 14, 1958 to Gladys Coleman Walker and the late Plympton Walker. He enjoyed the outdoors. He is survived by a daughter, Ashley White of Lexington; two sons, Ramarr and Ryan Walker, both of Harrodsburg; his mother; four sisters, Lorita (Jonathan) Stivers of Bardstown, Deidri Walker of Lexington, and Martina (Ralph) McKitric and Tanya Walker, all of Harrodsburg; a brother, Pernell B. Walker of Harrodsburg; 7 grandchildren; his aunts and uncles; his cousins; his nieces and nephews; and his friends. Services were held at St. Peter AME Church. Interment was at Maple Grove Cemetery under the direction of Sims Funeral Services.

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WASHINGTON, Helen
FULTON, KENTUCKY: Helen Washington, 32, died September 12, 1950 at Mercy Hospital in Toledo, OH. Survivors include two sisters, Clara Trail and Ellen Neal, both of Toledo. She was married. Burial was in Fulton with arrangements by Dale Mortuary.

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WATTS, Bert
MULDRAUGH, KENTUCKY: Bert E. Watts, 84, died October 30, 2007. He was the owner of Watts Oil Company. He was a former mayor of Muldraugh, and also a former Meade County Judge Executive. He served as a deacon at Muldraugh Baptist Church. Survivors include his wife, Dorothy Watts; a son, Morris (Samantha) Watts of Brandenburg; a daughter, Sharon (Bob) McCoy of Naperville, IL; a brother, Paul G. (Pat) Watts of Muldraugh; a sister, Margaret (Guy) Keys of Brandenburg; 4 grandchildren; and 2 great-grandchildren. Services were held at Muldraugh Baptist Church. Burial was at Garnettsville Cemetery by Bruington-Jenkins-Sturgeon Funeral Home.

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WETHERN, William
CRESTWOOD, KENTUCKY: William Wethern, 60, died November 14, 2010 at Norton Audubon Hospital. He was an alternative health care practitioner working in energy medicine, and was a member of Eckankar, the Religion of the Light and Sound of God. Survivors include his wife, Carole Wethern; two daughters, Heather Scallion (William) and Rose Osbourne (Greg); a son, Josh; his mother, Muriel Morey; and 6 grandchildren. He was preceded in death by his father, William J. Wethern. Arrangements were handled by Stoess Funeral Home.

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WHEAT, Docia
GLASGOW, KENTUCKY: Docia Ellen Wheat, 85, died May 10, 2009. She was born February 13, 1924 to the late Grover Cleve and Effie York Emmitt. She attended Mount Tabor Baptist Church. Survivors include a daughter, Bernell Farley (Kay) of Glasgow; three sons, Marcell Wheat (Lisa) of Hiseville, Billy Wheat (Betty Mae) of Cave City, and Rondal Paul Wheat (Sandra Gayle) of Nashville, TN; an adopted son, John W. Bradley of Glasgow; two sisters, Effie Emmitt and Ethel Wooten, both of Glasgow; 20 grandchildren; 24 great-grandchildren; 5 great-great grandchildren; and other relatives and friends. She was preceded in death by her husband, Herman Lee Wheat; eight children, Robert Lee Wheat, Herman Eugene Wheat, Ruth Wheat, Roger Gail Wheat, Charles Lee Wheat, Olla Mae Wheat, Eddie Rollin Wheat, and Barbara Ann Wheat; her parents; three brothers, Lawrence, William, and Leonard Emmitt; and a sister, Betty Hagan. Burial was at Clack-Emmitt Cemetery by A.F. Crow and Son Funeral Home.

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WILHOITE, Foster
WARSAW, KENTUCKY: Foster A. Wilhoite, 87, died November 23, 2002 at Gallatin Health Care Center. He was born May 9, 1915. He was a carpenter and farmer, and attended Cedar Hill Baptist Church. He is survived by three sons, Donald Wilhoite and Richard Wilhoite, both of Warsaw, and Edward Wilhoite of Dayton, OH; a sister, Eula Savage of Dry Ridge; and a brother, Frank Wilhoite of Owenton. Arrangements were handled by McDonald Funeral Home.

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WILLIAMSON, Willis
TOLLESBORO, KENTUCKY: Willis R. Williamson, 82, died February 9, 1982 at a Maysville Hospital. He was a retired farmer and a native of Lawrence County. Survivors include his wife, Stella McKinney Williamson; a daughter, Mrs. Ruth Lacy of Aberdeen, OH; seven sons, Bruce of Garrison, Lonnie, Monroe and Jack, all of Tollesboro, and Pat, Noble and Homer, all of Vanceburg; a sister, Mrs. Vina Rice of Ashland; 27 grandchildren; and 28 great-grandchildren. Services were held at Burtonville Methodist Church. Interment was at the Burtonville Cemetery by Dickerson Funeral Home.

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WILLIS, Susan
TODD COUNTY, KENTUCKY: Susan C. Willis, 78, died November 30, 1910. Burial was at Sullivan Cemetery.

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WILSON, Albert
LOUISVILLE, KENTUCKY: Albert Ray Wilson, 85, died July 3, 2011 at the Rockford Health and Rehabilitation Center in Louisville. He was a retired tool and die setter at Porcelain Metals in Louisville with over 30 years of service, and was a member of Mount Zion Separate Baptist Church in Magnolia. Survivors include a son, Tony (Sandra) Wilson of Louisville; three daughters, Evelyn Louise Decker of Clarkson, and Stacy Beltz and Linda Wilson, both of Louisville; two sisters, Nannie Benningfield of Mount Sherman, and Rosie Milby of Columbia; 10 grandchildren; and 10 great-grandchildren. He was preceded in death by his wife, Dorothy Evelyn Wheeler Wilson; his parents, Isaiah Clifton and Bessie Simpson Wilson; a brother, Eugene "Abe" Wilson; and five sisters, Maeola Thompson, Beulah Milby, Watchula Quiggins, Irene Benningfield, and Stella Slayton. Services were held at Mount Zion Separate Baptist Church in Magnolia. Interment was at the church cemetery under the direction of Dixon-Rogers Funeral Home.

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WILSON, Cecil
FORDSVILLE, KENTUCKY: Cecil Wilson, 88, died May 4, 2006 at his residence. He was an Ohio County native. He retired from the Ohio County Road Department. He was also a farmer, and had been a driller in the oil fields. Survivors include his wife of 68 years, Marie Wilson; a son, Robert "Bob" Wilson of Valdosta, GA; two daughters, Carolyn Gross of Owensboro, and Dorothy Beasely of Somerset; a sister, Gertie Obenchain of Nortonville; 11 grandchildren; 21 great-grandchildren; and 6 great-great-grandchildren. Interment was in Pleasant Grove Cemetery with arrangements by Geary Funeral Home.

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WILSON, Dale
OWENSBORO, KENTUCKY: Dale Wilson, 77, died December 4, 2010 at his residence. He was born January 19, 1933 in Daviess County to the late Beverly and Nell Henderson Wilson. He retired from Bell South after 33 years, and was a U.S. Army veteran. He attended Utica Baptist Church, and was a fan of UK basketball. He is survived by two daughters, Teri Bray (Jeff Graves), and Sandra (Doug) Briody; three sons, Kirk Wilson, Steve Wilson, and Dale (Kathy) Wilson; three sisters, Shirley (Jake) Troutman, Faye W. Love, and Marian (Horace) Atherton; two brothers, Bill (Bernita) Wilson and B.J. Wilson; a sister-in-law, Shirley Ford Wilson; 5 grandchildren; a great-grandchild; and his nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by two brothers, Wayne and Jerry Wilson. Interment with military honors was at Utica Cemetery by Davis Funeral Home.

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WILSON, Harlan
BARBOURVILLE, KENTUCKY: Harlan Wilson, 46, died January 29, 1922. He was the son of Colonel J.H. Wilson. Burial was at the Barbourville Cemetery.

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WILSON, Joseph
QUINCY, KENTUCKY: Joseph "Joe" Wilson, 73, died July 31, 2000 at an Ashland, KY hospital. He was born July 25, 1927 in Martin County, KY to the late Oscar and Gladys Small Wilson. He was a retired lumber mill owner and farmer, and was a U.S. Army Air Corps veteran of World War II. He is survived by two sisters, Ina Carol Wilson, and Anna B. Littleton, both of Quincy; and three brothers, Kenneth R. Wilson of Quincy, John Wilson of Dayton, and Harold Wilson of Peachland, NC. Interment was at Wilson Cemetery under the direction of Sullivan Funeral Home.

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WITHAUER, Sister Mary Claude
JENKINS, KENTUCKY: Sr. Mary Claude Withauer, 49, died November 28, 1959 in Huntington, WV. She was born in 1910 in Washington, DC. Interment was at the St. Ann Convent Cemetery under the direction of Reger Funeral Home.

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WOODROW, Forrest E.
MOREHEAD, KENTUCKY: Forrest Edward Woodrow, 72, died August 21, 2008. He was born March 26, 1936 to the late Thomas Edward and Sarah Skaggs Woodrow. He was a self-employed brick layer, and attended Elliottville Baptist Church. He is survived by two daughters, Hazel Marie Stevens and Marcella Kay Wallace; two sons, Thomas Edward Woodrow and Timothy Forrest Woodrow; two sisters, Ethel Bollinger and Gloria Wren; and 8 grandchildren. He was preceded in death by his wife, Ina Trent Woodrow; three brothers, Ray, Arthur, and John Woodrow; two sisters, Hazel Skinner and Audrey Bresino; and his parents. Interment was was at E. Trent Cemetery in Elliottville with arrangements by Northcutt and Son Home for Funerals.

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WOODSIDE, Verble
MARION, KENTUCKY: Verble Mae Woodside, 89, died April 22, 2001 at Crittenden County Convalescent Center. She was a member of Cave Springs General Baptist Church. She is survived by a brother, Roy Hazzard of Marion; two nephews; and a niece. She was preceded in death by her husband, Bethel Woodside; and a brother, L.C. Hazzard. Interment was at Sugar Grove Cemetery by Gilbert Funeral Home.

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WOOLUMS, Mabel
LEXINGTON, KENTUCKY: Mabel Woolums, 72, died April 14, 2005. She was born in Harrodsburg to Amos and Susie Smith. She attended Greater Faith Church. She is survived by two daughters, Linda Marie (Danny) Lainhart, and Linda Sue (Rick) Kimbrell, all of Lexington; three sons, Kenneth Ray Woolums, James Woolums, and Albert Jack Woolums, Jr., all of Lexington; four sisters; a brother; and 10 grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her husband, Albert Jack Woolums, Sr.; and her parents. Interment was at Camp Nelson National Cemetery under the direction of Kerr Brothers Funeral Home.

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WRIGHT, Coma
McROBERTS, KENTUCKY: Coma Wright, 78, died May 16, 2010. He was born June 8, 1931 to Allie Isaac Wright and Jeff Wright. He was a coal miner at Scott's Branch and Beth Elkhorn, and was a U.S. Army veteran of the Korean War. He was a member of the Pentecostal Church of God and the American Legion. Survivors include his wife, Beverly Mullins Wright; three daughters, Carol Prior of McRoberts, Elizabeth (Ricky) Duty of Burdine, and Linda (James) Webb of Jeffersonville; two sons, Timothy (Judy) Wright of McRoberts, and Jimmy (Tammy) Wright of Jenkins; 13 grandchildren; and 3 great-grandchildren. He was preceded in death by his parents; two sisters, Opal and Pina Mae Wright; and seven brothers, Orville, General, Russell, Sherman, Estill, Ardie, and Jeff Wright. Services were held at the New Freedom Worship Center. Burial was at the McRoberts Cemetery under the direction of Lucas and Son Funeral Home.

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WRITT, Gordon
LEXINGTON, KENTUCKY: Gordon M. Writt, 74, died May 16, 2002 at the Hospice Care Center at St. Joseph Hospital in Lexington. He was born August 23, 1927 in Maysville, KY to Lucian Daniel and Anna D. Writt. He retired from the Lexington-Fayette County Fire Department, and was also a farmer. He was a member of Arlington Christian Church. He is survived by his wife, Isabelle Matthews Writt; three daughters, Jean Walker, Marie Writt and Jo Anne Wright; two sons, Daniel Writt and Gordon L. Writt; a sister, Ann Anderson; a brother, Richard Writt; and 11 grandchildren. He was preceded in death by his mother, Anna D. Writt; and a brother, L.D. Writt. Interment was at Blue Grass Memorial Gardens under the direction of Kerr Brothers Funeral Home.

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WRONA, Lorraine
HENDERSON, KENTUCKY: Lorraine L. Wrona, 85, died January 15, 2006. She was a retired operator with the Florida Telephone Company, and was a Catholic. She enjoyed cooking, ceramics, and crafts. She is survived by a daughter and son-in-law, Barbara and Carl Hanshaw of Henderson; and a granddaughter. She was preceded in death by her husband, Theodore Wrona. Entombment was at Fairmont Mausoleum with arrangements by Benton-Glunt Funeral Home.

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WURTH, Hilda
PADUCAH, KENTUCKY: Hilda Kaufman Weitlauf Wurth, 86, died February 23, 2011 at the Parkview Nursing and Rehab Center. She was born March 13, 1924 to Louis and Hallie Grief Kaufman. She retired from the Florshiem Shoe Company. She was a member of St. Frances de Sales Catholic Church, and also attended St. Thomas More Catholic Church. She is survived by a son, Larry Weitlauf (Janice Shae) of Paducah; a daughter, Patricia Weitlauf Harper (Tom) of Franklin, TN; five stepdaughters, Margaret Wurth, Celine Crane, Marilyn Roof, Therese Spees, and Natalie McIntosh, all of Paducah; a sister, Amilda Schmitt of Paducah; 10 grandchildren; and her great-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by two husbands, Stephen Joseph "Bobby Joe" Weitlauf and Martin J. Wurth; a son, Ronnie Weitlauf; three sisters, Helen Marie Krimple, Adeline Poat, and Jeanette Englert; a brother, Louis Kaufman; and a grandchild, Catherine Nicole Roof. Services were held at St. Thomas More Catholic Church. Burial was at Mount Carmel Cemetery by Milner and Orr Funeral Home.

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YOAKUM, Pearl
FALMOUTH, KENTUCKY: Pearl Catherine Richie Yoakum, 72, died February 2, 2008. She was a cafeteria worker at Pendleton County High School and Pendleton Middle School. She attended Grassy Creek Christian Church, and participated in the American Cancer Society's Relay for Life. She is survived by a son, Michael Joe Yoakum; two daughters, Elisha Yoakum Carr of Falmouth, and Michelle Caldwell of Gardnersville; and 4 grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her husband, Harvey "Joe" Yoakum. Services were held at Grassy Creek Christian Church. Burial was at Riverside Cemetery under the direction of Woodhead Funeral Home.

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YURT, Wanda
BARDSTOWN, KENTUCKY: Wanda Mae Taylor Yurt, 78, died February 27, 2010. She formerly owned Wanda's Beauty Salon in Pleasure Ridge Park, and attended St. Gregory Catholic Church. Survivors include her children, Alvin Yurt, Jr., Donna Yurt, Tom Yurt, Wayne Yurt (Loretta), Laura Cobb (Norris), and Shannon Bishop (Chris); her brothers, Earl Taylor (Fairy), Robert Taylor (Dot), Richard Taylor (Judith), and Eddie Taylor (Dee); 7 grandchildren; and 4 great-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her husband, Alvin C. Yurt, Sr. Services were held at Incarnation Catholic Church. Entombment was at Bethany Cemetery under the direction of Owen Funeral Home.

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ZAPP, Julia
CARROLLTON, KENTUCKY: Julia Evelyn Swinney Zapp, 87, died March 12, 2007. She was born March 16, 1919 to John T. Swinney and Irene Trippe Swinney. She was a former partner of Zapp's Appliance Store, and also taught school. She attended the First Baptist Church of Carrollton, and was formerly a member of the Carrollton Women's Club. She is survived by a son, Regie Zapp of Carrollton; a sister, Willie Irene Swinney of Carrollton; and 2 grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her husband, Harold Edward Zapp; and her parents. Interment was at St. John Catholic Cemetery under the direction of Tandy-Eckler-Riley Funeral Home.

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