Abner, Joseph Casey "JC"
Joseph Casey “JC” Abner, age 49 went home to be with the Lord on Tuesday evening August 30, 2011 at his residence. Born in Oneida, KY on September 12, 1961, he is the son of Ruby Daniel Abner of Booneville, KY and the late Dan Abner. He had worked in construction and in the roofing business for many years. He enjoyed gardening, woodworking, collecting antiques and spending time outdoors with his grandchildren and family. In addition to his mother, he is survived by three daughters, Amanda Casey Abner Hall of Trenton, OH, Lasey Jo Abner and her fiancé Glen Coulson of Las Vegas, NV, and Bobby Sue Abner of Trenton, OH; four sisters, Wanda (Michael) Maupin of Connersville, Darlene Stamper of Canoe, KY, Regina (Bob) Light of Connersville and Nadina Abner Ott of Connersville; seven grandchildren, Kaylyn Hall, Kira Napier, Adaisia Coulson, Glen B. Coulson, Aliyah Coulson, Tatum Joseph Coulson, and Kayla Burns; and several nieces and nephews. JC is preceded in death by his father, a brother, Washington Edward Abner and a grandson, Seth Allen Coulson. Funeral services will be conducted at the Buckhorn Presbyterian Church in Buckhorn, KY on Saturday September 3, 2011 at 3:00 P.M. with friends and family gathering from 12 noon until the time of the service. Burial will follow in the Abner Cemetery. Urban Winkler Funeral Home in Connersville, IN is assisting with the arrangements. www.urbanwinklerfuneralhome.com 09/01/2011.

 

Abner, Martin Jr.
Booneville, KY – Martin Abner, Jr., 38, of Judd Road, passed away Wednesday, May 9, 2007, at his residence. He was born in Oneida, KY, on April 2, 1969, to the late Martin and Beatrice Combs Abner. He was a former U. S. Marine and a member of the D. A. V. He enjoyed motorcycles, music and being with people. He is survived by two sisters, Mildred E. (& Ricky) Hudson of Booneville, KY and Georgia L. Abner and her fiancée, Charles “Skip” Hamilton, Jr. of Morrow, Ohio and a nephew, Colby A. Hudson of Booneville, KY; and his maternal grandfather, Robert Combs, also of Booneville. Also surviving are his seven maternal uncles, Chester and David Combs, both of Booneville, KY, Charlie Combs of Ricetown, KY, Willie Dale Combs of Maineville, OH, Oakley Combs of Hamilton, OH, Maxie Combs of Morrow, OH and Letcher Combs of South Lebanon, OH; and one maternal aunt, Georgia Moyers of Beattyville, KY; a paternal aunt, Marie (& Kezia) McGrafth of Morrow, OH; and a host of other relatives and friends. Funeral services with military rites by the Three Forks Post # 11296 VFW was held on Saturday, May 12, 2007, 11:00 a.m. at the Booneville Funeral Home, with Rev. Virgil Harris and Rev. Keith Hensley officiating. Visitation on Friday evening at the funeral home from 6:00 – 9:00 p.m. Burial in the Esau Gabbard Cemetery, on Indian Creek in Owsley Co., with the Booneville Funeral Home in charge of arrangements. Booneville Sentinel May 17, 2007.

 

Abner, Paul Wayne
Mr. Paul Wayne Abner, 78, passed away November 5, 2016 at his residence in Booneville following a brief illness. He was born May 19, 1938 in Owsley Co., KY, was the son of the late Isaac & Myrtle Gabbard Abner, was the husband of Martha Rita Neeley Abner, was a retired operating engineer, was a veteran of the Korean conflict & was a member of the First Church of God of Lawrenceburg, IN. Paul is survived by his wife: Mrs. Rita Abner of Booneville, KY, two daughters: Mrs. Tina Thomas & husband Bobby of Fairfield, OH, Mrs. Tamela Carpenter of Sunman, IN, two step-daughters: Mrs. Rachel Denese Marshall & husband Brandon & Ms. Jamika Byrd both of Booneville, KY, three step-sons: Mr. Jeremy John Byrd & Mr. Jerry Bennett of Booneville, KY & Mr. Tulsa Henderson of Rising Sun, IN, three grandchildren: Tye Ashcraft & Allegra Carpenter of Lawrenceburg, IN & Easton Thomas of Fairfield, OH, one great grandchild: Aliyah Ashcraft of Lawrenceburg, IN & nine step-grandchildren: Davin & Daniel Mayes, Hailey & Bentlee Byrd, Brandon Marshall, Jessalyn, Hayden, Brazton, & Greyson Bennett, also surviving is one brother: Mr. Archie Abner & wife Wanda of Aurora, IN, four sister: Mrs. Barbara Waller & husband Don of Lawrenceburg, IN, Mrs. Lucy Belew & husband Bobby of Milan, IN, Mrs. Alice Bruns & husband Tom of Moores Hill, IN & Mrs. Jerri Dobbins of Dunnellon, FL, a very special cousin: Mr. Buddy Gabbard & wife June of Booneville, KY & several nephews, nieces, relatives and friends. He was preceded in death by his parents: Isaac & Myrtle Abner, two brothers: James “Pete” Gabbard & Jackie Abner & ones sister: Ruth Abner. Funeral services for Mr. Abner were held Wednesday, November, 9, 2016 at 2:00 PM with visitation starting at 12:00 noon at the Indian Creek Presbyterian Church, officiating the service was the Rev. Terry Sandlin with the burial and full Military rites following in the Esau-Gabbard cemetery at the church. The Searcy & Strong Funeral Home was in charge of all arrangements. Booneville Sentinel 11/16/2016

 

Abner, Ruby Daniel
Ruby (Daniel) Abner, 91, of Buckhorn, KY departed this earthly life on Fri. May 09, 2014 at the KY River Medical Center in Jackson, KY. She was born Apr. 08, 1923 in Owsley County and was the daughter of the late Wash and Adele (Gilbert) Daniel. She was preceded in death by husband: Dan Abner. Three sons: Washington Edward “Dickie” Abner, Daniel “Ricky” Abner, Joseph Casey Abner. She is survived by four daughters: Wanda S. Maupin, Darlene Stamper, Regina (Bob) Light, Nadina Ott all of Connersville, IN. One daughter in law: Helen Abner of Buckhorn, KY. One sister: Ruth Baker of Lawrenceburg, IN. 18 grandchildren; 34 great grandchildren; one great great grandchild. Funeral services will be held on Mon. May 12, 2014 at 1:00PM at the Rockbottom Baptist Church at Buckhorn, KY, with Simmie Ray Bowling officiating. Burial in the Abner Family Cemetery at Buckhorn, KY. Visitation will begin on Monday at 11:00AM at the Church. Deaton Funeral Home in charge of arrangements. www.deatonfuneraljackson.com 05/09/2014.

 

Abner, Washington Edward "Dickie"
Buckhorn, KY – Washington Edward “Dickie” Abner, age 62, husband of Helen Rice Abner, passed away Friday, October 30, 2009, at his residence. Dickie was born in Owsley Co., KY, on May 22, 1947, to Ruby Daniel Abner of Booneville, KY, and the late Dan Abner. He was a U. S. Army Veteran having served in the Vietnam Conflict, a former supervisor for Star Fire Mining, and a member of the Meadow Creek Pentecostal Church in Lerose, KY. Along with his wife of 38 years, he is survived by three sons, Jerry Edward Abner of Lawrenceburg, IN, and Claude Wayne Abner and Dickie Lee Abner, both of Buckhorn, KY; two daughters, Sharon Evelyn Noble of Buckhorn, Ky, and Regina Gail Hurley of Chavies, KY; and 13 grandchildren. Other survivors include a brother, Joseph Casey Agner of Buckhorn, KY; four sisters, Wanda Sue Maupin, Regina Light, and Nadina Ott, all of Connersville, IN, and Darlene Stamper of Canoe, KY; an uncle, several aunts; and a host of foster children, and other friends and relatives. Besides his father, he was preceded in death by a brother, Rickie Abner. Funeral services, along with military rites by Three Forks Post # 11296 VFW, held at the Booneville Funeral Home at 1:00 p.m. on Monday, November 2, 2009, with Pastor James Morris officiating. Visitation was held on Sunday evening at the funeral home from 6:00 – 9:00 p.m. Burial at the Abner Family Cemetery, Otter Creek, KY, with the Booneville Funeral Home in charge of arrangements. Pallbearers were Jerry Edward Abner, Claude Abner, Dickie Agner, Jaron Noble, Josh Noble, Dan Hurley, Jose Ortiz and James Gross. Booneville Sentinel November 4, 2009.

 

Abney, Wilma "Jeanie" Stevens
Wilma (Jeanie) 70 Abney, of Franklin went to be with the Lord Friday November 25, 2011 in the comfort of her home. She was born in Booneville, Ky the daughter of Charlie and Laura (Barrett) Stevens. Wilma was a Bus Driver for 16 years for the Franklin City Schools. She was preceded in death by her parents, her husband, William, a sister and brother in law, Ella and Kelly Combs, and her good friend, Margaret (Arnwine) Raney. Wilma is survived by her daughters, Edwina (Randy) Mackey, Mandy Abney and Danny White, Candy (Larry) Burress, and Melody (Jon) Lawson. She also leaves her loving companion, Dave Gardner of many years, and 12 grandchildren, Steven, Tab, Denise, Brian, Melinda, Jesse, Tiffany, Jacob, Jarod, Jordan, D.J., and Caleigh. Also 6 great grandchildren, and brothers and sisters, Charles (Judy) Stevens, J.C. (Mary) Stevens, Nannie Abney, Ruby Baker, and several nieces, nephews and a host of friends. Funeral services will be Tuesday 10:00 am at the Anderson Funeral Home 1357 E. 2nd. St. Franklin. Visitation will be Monday 5 - 8 pm at the funeral home. Condolences may be made to the family at www.anderson-fh.com. Burial will be in Springboro Cemetery. www.anderson-funeral.com 11/27/2011.

 

Abshear, Cathy Harris
Cathy Abshear, age 57, of Peppertown, Indiana died Friday, November 6, 2009 at her residence. Born March 17, 1952 in Kentucky she was the daughter of Virgil & Anna Mae (Thompson) Harris. On September 17, 1973 she was united in marriage to Alan Abshear, and he survives. She was a member of the Buena Southern Missionary Baptist Church. Besides Alan, her husband of over 36 years, survivors include her parents, Virgil & Anna Mae Harris of Boonville, Kentucky, one daughter, Hope Elaine Glenn of Batesville, Indiana, one son, Virgil Andrew Abshear of North Vernon, Indiana; six sisters, Phyllis Cavins of Tyner, Kentucky; Lynda Moore of Franklin, Ohio, Berniece Coffey of Boonville, Kentucky, Sandy Coffey of Tyner, Kentucky, Rosie Harris of Boonville, Kentucky and Judy Ford of Marietta, Georgia; as well as nine grandchildren. Rev. Rob Edwards, pastor of the Buena Southern Missionary Baptist Church, will officiate the Funeral Services on Tuesday, November 10, 2009, 11:30 A.M., at the church, with burial following in Peppertown Cemetery. Family & friends may visit from 9:30 till 11:30 A.M. on Tuesday, November 10, 2009 at the Buena Southern Missionary Baptist Church, 25220 Chapel Road, Laurel, Indiana. Memorial Contributions are being directed to the family. www.phillipsandmeyers.com November 7, 2009.

 

Abshear, James B.
Booneville, KY- James B. Abshear, age 71, passed Saturday, February 4, 2017 at the Veterans Medical Center, located in Lexington, KY. James was born October 30, 1945, in Booneville, KY, as son the late Tom and Rebecca (Green) Abshear. He was a farmer, loved horses, and UK Basketball. He was a veteran of the United States Army. Along with his wife; Imogene Abshear of Lancaster, KY, he is survived by 1 son; Ronald Abshear of Lancaster, KY, 1 sister; Betty Oliver of Booneville, KY and many other loving family members and friends. He was preceded in death by his parents; Tom and Rebecca Abshear, and 1 daughter; Vanessa Abshear. Visitation will be held Wednesday, February 8, 2017 from 11:00 to 1:00 PM at the Booneville Funeral Home. Funeral Services will be held Wednesday, February 8, 2017 at 1:00 PM at the Booneville Funeral Home with Pastor Garett Thomas officiating. He will be laid to rest in the Brandenburg Cemetery located in Booneville, KY. The Booneville Funeral Home in charge of arrangement. www.boonevillekyfuneralhome.com. 02/09/2017

 

Abshear, Roy Jackson Lee
Roy Jackson Lee Abshear, 34, husband of Robin Grose Abshear, passed away Monday April 27, 2015 at his home. He was born in Kenton County, Kentucky on September 8, 1980. His parents are Beverly Noble, Thomas Fitzgerald and Terry Abshear. He was a construction worker. Along with his wife and parents he is survived by two sons, Cameron and Chase; one daughter, Morgan; two sisters, Angie and Rebecca; two brothers, Chuck and Terry; five nieces, Cheyenne, Brooke, Skylar, Madi, and Taylor, and three nephews, Dominic, Memphis, and Lyncoln. He was preceded in death by one sister, Alyssa. Services will be 6 pm Thursday, April 30, 2015 at Tucker, Yocum & Wilson Funeral Home with Pastor Gary Brown officiating. Visitation will be 3-6 pm Thursday at the funeral home. http://www.tuckeryocumwilson.com 05/08/2015.

 

Abshear, Sharon K. Harris
Metamora, IN – Sharon K. Harris Abshear, 51, formerly of Owsley Co., KY, passed away Friday, November 2, 2007, at her residence. Sharon was born March 25, 1956, in Middletown, Ohio, to Virgil and Anna Mae Thompson Harris. She was a homemaker and a member of the Buena Southern Missionary Baptist Church in Indiana. Along with her parents, she is survived by her husband, Larry Abshear of Metamora, IN; three sons, Dwayne Reynolds of Laurel, IN, Christopher Harris of Shelbyville, IN and Virgil Harris of Greensburg, IN; two step children, Jeff Abshear and Sherry Jarbo; and 13 grandchildren. Also surviving are seven sisters, Phyllis Cavins and Sandy Coffey of Jackson County, KY, Bernice Coffey and Rosie Harris of Booneville, KY, Linda Moore of Franklin, OH, Cathy Abshear of Oldenburg, IN and Judy Ford of Marietta, GA; and a host of friends and relatives. Funeral services were Tuesday, November 6, 2007, at 1:00 p.m., at the Booneville Funeral Home with Brother Rob Edwards officiating. Visitation was also held the same day, beginning at 11 a.m. until the time of the service. Burial in the Harris Family Cemetery, Booneville, KY, with the Booneville Funeral Home in charge of arrangements. Booneville Sentinel November 8, 2007

 

Abshear, Vanessa Lynn "Sissy"
Nicholasville, KY – Vanessa Lynn “ Sissy” Abshear, age 37, formerly of Booneville, KY, passed away on Wednesday, February 12, 2014 at the University of Kentucky Markey Cancer Center in Lexington, KY. Sissy was born in Cincinnati, OH on May 6, 1976, a daughter of James Abshear and Imogene Gilbert Abshear. She worked a number of years as an inspector for Creation Technologies in Lexington, KY. She is survived by her parents; 1 brother; Ron Abshear of Nicholasville, KY, and two special aunts; Betty Jean Oliver of Booneville, KY, and Betty Bishop of Oneida, KY, a special companion Jack Brooks along with a host of other relatives, co-workers and friends. Sissy was preceded in death by her grandparents; Gilbert and Louise Gilbert and Thomas and Rebecca Abshear, 2 uncles; Roy Bowling and Fred Gilbert. Funeral Services will be held at the Booneville Funeral Home, Booneville, KY at 3:00 PM on Saturday, February 15, 2014, with Pastor Garret Thomas officiating. Visitation will be held Saturday, February 15, 2014, from 1:00 PM till 3:00 PM at the funeral home. Sissy will be laid to rest in the Brandenburg Cemetery in Booneville, Owsley County, KY. The Booneville Funeral Home is in charge of all arrangements. ww.boonevillekyfuneralhome.com 02/15/2014.

 

Adams, Belinda Osborne
Belinda Adams, 45, of Hebron, KY soared to the Heavens’ on Wednesday, December 16, 2015. She is survived by her husband, Gary Adams; her daughter, Alexandra Adams; her parents, Hubert & Sarah Fields Osborne and her two sisters; Teresa Osborne and Rebecca (Brad) Lewis. Visitation will be held at Fares J. Radel Funeral Home, Newport on Monday, December 21 from 10 am until the time of service at 2pm. Burial will follow at Evergreen Cemetery. www.faresjradel.com 12/20/2015.

 

Adams, Maude Marshall States
Maude Marshall States Adams, 86, passed away Mon., June 25, at the Owsley County Health Care Center in Booneville. She was preceded in death by husbands, Harlan States and Chester Adams; her parents, George and Mary (Thomas) Marshall; one son, Jackie States; three brothers, Bruce, Floyd and Conley Marshall; four sisters, Fannie Marshall, Bonnie Baker, Mae Smith and Joan Reynolds. She is survived by three sons, Johnny(Lynn) States of Knott County, Joe(Norma) States of Lexington; Roger(Nannie) States of Fish Pond; two daughters, Phyllis(Donald) Turner of Dayton, Ohio; Elaine(Steve) Turner of Fish Pond; three sisters, Flora Callahan of Booneville, Ida Callahan of Booneville, Joyce Barrett of Richmond; seven grandchildren, Jason Turner of Dayton, Ohio, Devon(James) Haddix of Fish Pond, Sarah States of Bell County, Rebecca States of Knott County, Travis States of Fish Pond, Brittany States of Fish Pond, Lily States of Lexington; one great grandson, Aiden Michael Haddix of Fish Pond. Funeral services Thurs., June 28, 1PM at the Indian Creek Presbyterian Church with Rev. David Caudill, Rev. Joe Powlas, Rev. Gary Marshall, Rev. J.B. Mullins officiating. Burial in the Gabbard Cemetery at Essau. www.thebreathittfuneralhome.com 07/03/2012.

 

Addison, Thelma Judd
Booneville, KY – Thelma Judd Addison, age 88, widow of Clarence Addison, passed away Monday, October 6, 2008, at the Lee County Care & Rehabilitation Center in Beattyville, KY. Thelma was born in Owsley County, KY, on November 10, 1919, to the late Edd and Lucy Bowles Judd. She was a homemaker, and had attended the Church on the Farm in Owsley County, KY. She is survived by her daughter-in-law, Brenda Addison of Beattyville, KY; a sister, Lois Addison of Cincinnati, OH; three grandchildren; three great grandchildren; and a host of friends and relatives. Along with her husband, and her parents, she was preceded in death by a son, James E. Addison, and a brother, Elmo Judd. Funeral services were held October 10, 2008 at 1:00 p.m., at the Booneville Funeral Home, with Rev. J. Jamison Brunk officiating. Visitation held Thursday evening, at the funeral home, from 6:00 – 9:00 p.m. Burial in the Shepherd Memorial Cemetery, Booneville, KY, with the Booneville Funeral Home in charge of arrangements. Booneville Sentinel October 15, 2008.

 

Addison, Yvonne Moore
Yvonne Addison, 63, of 203 Judd Road, Booneville, Kentucky passed away on September 13, 2016 at her residence. She was born on November 20, 1952 in Owsley County to Ovie Moore and Irene Begley. She is survived by her husband, Edward Addison, Booneville, Ky.; one son, Jimmy (Ruby) Addison, Booneville, Kentucky and loving family members and friends. Visitation is 6 to 9pm Saturday and funeral is Sunday at 1:00pm by Rev. Rob Morgan. Burial in the Addison-Reece Cemetery. Searcy and Strong Funeral Home in charge of arrangements.

 

Adkins, Linda Hollan
Linda Hollan Adkins was called home by her Heavenly Father on December 27, 2012 at the age of 51. Linda was born on June 7, 1961. She was the daughter of Kelly Holland and the late Margaret Hollan Bowling Goodman (Vire) and the stepdaughter of the late Robert Bowling. Linda lived in DeRidder, LA for the past 20 years, the last of which she spent mostly in Golden Age of Welsh Nursing Home of Welsh, LA. Linda is survived by a son Jesse Lee Adkins and a daughter Kimberly Michell Adkins (Kimmie), husband Jerry Adkins, step-father Donald Goodman; 4 brothers: Raymond Hollan of McKee, KY; William (Bill) Bowling, Harold Hollan, Robert Ray Bowling of Owsley County; 6 sisters: Hazel Vires, Lillian Peters of Owsley County, KY; Joyce Frye of Beattyville, KY, Peggy Miller of Mt. Sterling, KY, Dorothy Madden of Austin, IN and Wanda King of Zoe, KY. Linda was preceded in death by her parents: Margaret Hollan Bowling Goodman (Vires) and Kelly Hollan, a sister Lola Hollan and a brother Bobby Lee Hollan and step-father Robert (Bob) Bowling. Her body was cremated and her ashes were sent to her brother Raymond Hollan. Her family in KY had a small service for her on Fish Trap Hill at the old homeplace. Linda’s last wishes were to return to her hometown of Booneville in Owsley County. A special thank you to all who helped in any way to get our dear sister, Linda, back home. A special thank you to Raymond Holland and Tammy Harrison, without you this couldn’t have been possible and to Rev. Joe Powlas for his support and comforting words. Booneville Sentinel 02/14/2013.

 

Adkins, Vera Gleennita Bishop
Vera Gleennita Adkins (nee: Bishop), 80 of Cincinnati, died Wednesday, February 3, 2016. Born to Walter Sr., and Dora (nee: Carmack) Bishop on July 30, 1935 in Manchester, KY. Vera worked as a Real Estate Agent for ReMax and was a member of the Eastern Star. She is preceded in death by her parents, her husband William Frayne Adkins, four brothers, Albert, James, Bruce and Walter Bishop, one sister, Elsie Haney and one grandson, Alex Cummins. Vera is survived by her one son, William Jefferson (Laura) Adkins, two daughters, Kimberly A. Walker and SFC Darleen (Sandy Allen) Adkins, one brother, McKinley Bishop, two sisters, Jean Mason and Jane Campbell, five grandchildren, Brittany Schulze, Austin Walker, William Adkins Jr., Henry M. Adkins, Matthew W. Adkins and two great-grandchildren, Kyleigh Alexis Cummins and Oliver Hermann Schulze. Visitation will be held on Friday, February 12th from 6:00-8:00PM at Vale-Hoskins Funeral Home, Morrow. A funeral service will be held on Saturday, February 13th at 12:00NOON also at the funeral home. Interment to follow in Deerfield Cemetery, South Lebanon. Memorial donation may be sent to the Leukemia Association. Arrangements made by Vale-Hoskins Funeral Home, Morrow. Online condolences at www.hoskinsfh.com.

 

Aker, Ruth Gabbard
Booneville, KY – Ruth Gabbard Aker, 93, widow of Dr. John Raymond Aker, passed away Saturday, November 13, 2004 at her residence. An Owsley County native, she was the daughter of the late Rev. Isaac Hugh and Elizabeth Eversole Gabbard, born on May 20, 1911. Mrs. Aker worked at the Owsley County Public Library to the age of 91, and was honored as one of Kentucky’s oldest employees. She was the former postmistress at Arnett, Kentucky. She was a member of the Booneville Presbyterian Church and was also a quilter and craftswoman. She is survived by a brother, Michael Gabbard, and his wife Marjorie; two sisters, Nancy Ellis and Louise Ferdig and a sister-in-law, Naomi Gabbard, all of Booneville, Kentucky; six nieces and six nephews, their children and grandchildren; numerous other relatives and friends. Funeral services were held on Tuesday, November 16, 2004, 11:00 o’clock, at Booneville Presbyterian Church, with Rev. Joe Powlas officiating. Visitation held on Monday, November 15 from 5:00 pm – 9:00 pm at Searcy and Strong Funeral Home. Burial in the Shepherd Memorial Cemetery in Booneville with Searcy and Strong Funeral Home in charge of arrangements. Booneville Sentinel

 

Alford, Addie Barrett
Berry, KY – Addie Barrett Alford, 74, passed away on Thursday, March 3, 2005 at her home. Born on February 4, 1931 in Booneville, Kentucky she was the daughter of the late Bent and Mary Young Barrett. She married Caleb Alford and he preceded her in death in 1986, after nearly forty years of marriage. Formerly, she worked for Midwest Bag Company of Des Moines, Iowa. She was a member of the Marcus Crooked Creek Baptist Church, Pendleton County. She leaves three son: Kenneth Alford, Manuel Alford and Mike Alford, all of Berry, Kentucky; six grandchildren, Lori Teegarden of Berry, Kentucky, Jeff Alford of Falmouth, Kentucky, Eric Alford of Creston, Iowa, Kristine Morgan of Omaha, Nebraska, Edward Alford of Omaha, Nebraska and Matthew Alford of Defiance, Ohio; three great grandchildren, Jesse Teegarden of Berry, Kentucky, Zachary Alford of Omaha, Nebraska and Tyler Alford of Creston, Iowa; two sisters, Marie Conner of Hamilton, Ohio and Josie Estes of Nashville, Tennessee and a brother, John Barrett of Hamilton, Ohio. Funeral services were held at 10:00 am on Monday, March 7, 2005 at the Woodhead Funeral Home, Falmouth, with Brother Keith Mitchell and Brother Gary Barrett officiating. The visitation was held from 4-8:00 pm on Sunday at the funeral home. Interment took place in the Indian Creek Cemetery, Booneville, Kentucky. Serving as pallbearers were Manual Alford, Mike Alford, Jeff Alford, Max Huffaker, Gary Barrett and Danny Bowen. The honorary pallbearers were Cecil Riley, Lowell Barrett, Matthew Alford and Edward Alford. Woodhead Funeral Home in charge of arrangements. Booneville Sentinel March 10, 2005

 

Alicea, Phyllis Pendergrass Taylor
Phyllis Taylor Alicea, age 72 of Hamilton, passed away at Mercy Hospital on Sunday, April 19, 2015. She was born in Hamilton on December 24, 1942 to Trigg {* son of William Thomas & Margaret Neeley Pendergrass} and Eary Thomas {* daughter of Sidney & Sarah Beard Thomas} Pendergrass. Phyllis was employed at Duffy’s Napa Valley Rehab in California for over 20 years, relocating back to her hometown of Hamilton, Ohio in 2012. She attended Calvary Christian Center. She is survived by her son Todd Taylor, Michael Alicea, and her loving daughter Sandi (Jim) Beglin, grandchildren Tye, Erin, Brenden, Anthony, Chauneece, Isabella, Malik, Sammie, Johnny, Jimmy and Rocky; sisters Bernice, Carol, and brother Michael; beloved niece Tina (Mike) Wright and numerous nieces, nephews, friends, and extended family that she loved dearly. She was preceded in death by her parents, her husband Carlos, two brothers, and a sister. Funeral service will be held at Brown Dawson Flick Funeral Home, 1350 Millville Avenue, on Friday, April 24, 2015 at 7 PM with Rev. Dana Pendergrass officiating. Visitation will be held on Friday, April 24, 2015 from 6-7 PM at the funeral home. Memorial contributions can be made on her behalf to the American Diabetes Association. http://browndawsonflick.com/ 04/22/2015.

 

Allen, Alice Couch
Alice Allen was born February 8, 1943 in Owsley County and departed this life Sunday, May 15, 2016 at the Baptist Health Hospital in Corbin, being 73 years of age. She was the daughter of the late Dewy & Florence Couch. Alice is survived by her husband, Bobby Allen of Tyner and by two sisters, Nancy Fudge and Emma Combs both of Columbia. In addition to her parents, Alice was also preceded in death by the following siblings, Verdie Mae Carmack, Nevada Fox, Delphia Horton, A.B., Clay, Letcher, Matthew, Phillip and Shelby Couch. Funeral service 2:00PM Wednesday, May 18, 2016 at Lakes Funeral Home with Bro. Shane Gabbard officiating. Burial followed in the Reynolds Cemetery. Lakes Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements. www.lakesfuneralhomemckee.com. 05/17/2016.

 

Allen, Ambrose
Mr. Ambrose Allen, 89, passed away December 9, 2013 at his residence in Frankfort, KY following a long illness. He was born January 23, 1924 in Clay County, KY, was the son of the late Sam & Julia Carmack Allen, was the husband of Helen Baker Allen, was a retired Frankfort Plant Board employee and a farmer, was a veteran of WW 2 and was a member of the Swallowfield Baptist Church. Mr. Allen is survived by his wife: Mrs. Helen Allen of Frankfort, KY, two sons: Mr. Jimmy Allen & wife Becky of Frankfort, KY and Mr. Bill Allen & wife Lisa of Owenton, KY, four daughters: Mrs. Kathey Parr & husband Dudley of Frankfort, KY, Mrs. Carol Ripy of Booneville, KY, Mrs. Frances Gorman & husband David of Gulf Breeze, FL and Mrs. Betty Tate & husband Harold of Owenton, KY, 20 grandchildren, 21 great grandchildren and 3 great great grandchildren. Also surviving are two brothers: Mr. Luster Allen and Mr. Roscoe Allen both of Frankfort, KY, four sisters: Mrs. Willa Glancy, Mrs. Addie Whitlock, Mrs. Betty May and husband Johnny and Mrs. Martha McIntosh all of Lebanon, OH and several nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by his parents: Sam & Julia Allen, a daughter: Leona Reece and three sisters: Ella Faye, Gladys and Maudie. Funeral services for Mr. Allen were held Wednesday, December 11, 2013 at 1:00 PM with visitation starting at 11:00 AM at the Searcy and Strong Funeral Home, officiating the services were the Rev. Terry Mathis and the Rev. Bill Allen with the burial and full military rites in the Highland Cemetery on upper Buffalo in Owsley County, KY. The Searcy and Strong Funeral Home was in charge of all arrangements.

 

Allen, Bobby E.
Booneville, KY – Bobby E. Allen, age 72, passed away Wednesday, May 22, 2013 at the St. Joseph Hospital in Lexington, KY. Bobby was born in the Island City Community of Owsley County, KY on May 24, 1940 a son of the late Powers and Ruth (Hudson) Allen. He was a former Nurse Aid and Emergency Medical Technician (EMT) for the Lee County Care and Rehabilitation Center in Beattyville, KY and also attended the Scoville Church of God. He is survived by his loving wife of 52 years Wilma Jean (Flannery) Allen, 1 daughter; Beverly (Joey) Noe of Beattyville, KY, 1 brother; Paul Wayne Allen of Booneville, KY, 5 sisters; Wilma (Jim) Norman of Beattyville, KY, JoAnn Dean, Donna (Dwayne) Sparks, Debbie Allen, and Brenda Bowman all of Booneville, KY, 5 grandchildren; Ian Noe, Tiffany (Chad) Rich, Savanna Noe, Nikki Barker, and Lane Barker, 1 great grandchild; Landon Brewer, his mother in law; Irene Flannery, along with many other loving family members and friends. Bobby was preceded in death by his parents; 1 daughter; Vickie Barker, and 1 sister; Phyllis Barrett. Funeral Services will be held at the Booneville Funeral Home, Booneville, KY at 3:00 PM on Saturday, May 25, 2013 with Pastor Roy McIntosh and Gerline McIntosh officiating. Visitation will be held Saturday, May 25, 2013 from 12:00 PM until time of service at the funeral home. Bobby will be laid to rest in the Shepherd Memorial Cemetery in Booneville, KY. The Booneville Funeral Home in charge of all arrangements. www.boonevillekyfuneralhome.com 05/25/2013.

 

Allen, Callie Gay
Callie Allen age 95, of Middletown, died Tuesday, May 03, 2011 at Garden Manor Extended Care Center. She was born in Owsley County, Kentucky on October 5, 1915 the daughter of Maurice and Matilda (Morgan) Gay. She married Raymond Allen on December 25, 1934 in Clay County, Kentucky and he preceded her in death. Callie was a homemaker and member of the Richmond Road Baptist Church. She is survived by her children; Delilah Eckel and husband Richard of Rushville, Indiana, William Allen of Las Vegas, Nevada, Sue Jones and husband Robert, Pearl Allen and wife Dale, Beverly Wells and husband Richard all of Hamilton and Barbara Garrett of Bryan, Ohio; eight grandchildren, ten great grandchildren and seven great great grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her parents, husband, three brothers and three sisters and a grandson, William Garrett. Funeral service will be Saturday, May 7, 2011 at 2:00 p.m. at Richmond Road Baptist Church, 2170 Hamilton-Richmond Highway with Pastor Paul Tillett officiating. Burial will be at Darrtown Cemetery. Visitation will be Saturday from Noon until 2:00 p.m. at the church. In lieu of flowers, donations may be directed to Richmond Road Baptist Church at the above address. Online condolences are available at www.weigelfuneralhome.com May 6, 2011.

 

Allen, Cornie
Cornie Allen, 85, of Berea, passed away Thursday, March 18, 2004, at the Pattie A. Clay Regional Medical Center. He was born on June 1, 1918, in Owsley County, the son of the late Lewis "Tack" and Lucy Allen. He was retired from Muncie Buick in Winchester after 18 years of dedicated sales service. He was of the Baptist faith and a veteran of the U.S. Army. Survivors include his wife, Alice Allen; three sons, Kirby (Karen) Allen of Versailles, Mike (Johnna) Allen of Berea and Toney (Jennifer) Allen of Berea; two sisters, Julie Middleton of Florence and Eva Deaton of Beattyville; five grandchildren, Kim (Glen) Hartley of Versailles, Kary (Stacy) Allen of Lexington, and Cameron, Brianna and Ty Allen of Berea; and three great-grandchildren, Mathew, Kayla and Drake Allen of Versailles. He is also survived by several nieces and nephews. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by two brothers, Hershel and Jessie Allen; and three sisters, Flo Gay, Sarah Williams and Oma Scott. Funeral services will be at 11 a.m. Monday at Davis and Powell Funeral Home in Berea with Rev. George Waddle and Rev. Kale Conner officiating. Burial will follow in the Madison County Memorial Gardens. Visitation will be from 5 to 9 p.m. Sunday at the funeral home. Pallbearers will be Bill Allen, Lawrence Allen, Dick Gay, Kary Allen, Cameron Allen, Mathew Hartley and Allan Legear. Submitted by Dr. D. L. Brewer

 

Allen, Eddie Ray
Eddie Ray Allen was born June 28, 1985 in Manchester and departed this life Monday, March 17, 2014 at his residence in Middletown, OH, being 28 years of age. He was the son of the late Forest Gene Allen & Maxine (Holland) Allen. Eddie is survived by his girlfriend, Brittany Fugate of Middletown, OH and by his son, Jeremy Tackett of Pikeville, TN. He is also survived by three sisters, Rose Sandlin of Middletown, OH, Betty Sandlin of Alabama and Terena Fox of London. Eddie was of the Pentecostal Faith. Funeral service was held 2:00PM Sunday, March 30, 2014 at the Lakes Funeral Home. Burial followed in the Horn Hill Cemetery in Owsley County. Lakes Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements. www.lakesfuneralhomemckee.co 03/26/2014.

 

Allen, Eulene Oldham
ALLEN, Eulene (nee Oldham) age 83 of South Lebanon, Ohio passed peacefully Saturday, February 20, 2010 at Bethesda North Hospital with her family by her side. Born December 8, 1926 in Clay County, Kentucky, she was the daughter of Walter and Sally (Bucknell) Oldham, a member of the Mt. Zion Baptist Church in South Lebanon, Ohio and a loving and devoted wife, mother and grandmother. Preceded in death by her parents, loving husband Carless Allen, her two brothers Ellis and Boyd Oldham and six sisters Mattie Gentry, Maude Ollinger, Mamie Ledford, Irene Rowland, Mae Hutson and Emmer Oldham; Eulene leaves behind her loving and caring son - Jimmy Dale (Pearl) Allen of South Lebanon, Ohio; granddaughters Deanna Burton and Joyce Wright; great grandchildren Logan Burton, Brittney Wright and Whitney Fisher; great-great granddaughter Kylee Wright and many other family members, friends and neighbors. Friends may call on the family Tuesday, February 23, 2010 from 11:00am until 1:00pm at the Mt. Zion Baptist Church in South Lebanon, Ohio. Funeral services will be held at the church with Reverend Arthur McFarland officiating. Burial will follow in the Deerfield Cemetery in South Lebanon, Ohio. The family has requested that memorial donations be directed to her church - Mt. Zion Baptist Church, 100 East Broadway Street, South Lebanon, Ohio 45065. Arrangements have been entrusted to STINE Kilburn Funeral Home, 801 Monroe Road, Lebanon, Ohio 45036. www.stinekilburnfuneralhome.com.

 

Allen, Fern Combs Crawford
Booneville, KY – Fern (Combs) Crawford Allen, age 90, of Booneville, Owsley County, KY; passed away Tuesday, June 4, 2013 at the Owsley County Health Care Center in Booneville, KY. Fern was born on April 30, 1923 in Booneville, Owsley County, Kentucky, a daughter of the late Ace and Georgia Ann Combs. She had a great love for her children, grandchildren and anyone that she came in contact with. She attended the Booneville Presbyterian Church. She is survived by three daughters; Louanna Masters of Booneville, KY, Wilma Pendergrass of Booneville, KY, Eunice (Jerry) Oaks of Prestonsburg, KY, 3 sons; Loy Lee Crawford of Middletown, OH, Thomas (Marcy) Crawford and Astor Crawford both of Booneville, KY, 1 Sister; Mable Baker of Booneville, KY, 1 brother; Herman Combs of Ohio, and 20 Grandchildren. Fern is also survived by a host of great grandchildren, nieces, nephews, as well as other relatives and friends. Fern was preceded in death by her husband of 52 years Lee Crawford as well as her husband of 4 years Leo Allen, her parents, two sons; Doyle and Acie Crawford, 2 grandsons; Michael Creech and Robert Crawford, one sister; Ollie Peters, six brothers; Ray, Bill, Ernest, Jack, Joe and Lerman Combs. Funeral Services will be held at the Booneville Funeral Home, Booneville, KY at 10:00 AM on Friday, June 7, 2013 with Evangelist Wayne Combs officiating. Visitation will be held Thursday, June 6, 2013 from 6:00 PM-9:00 PM at the funeral home. Fern will be laid to rest at the Combs-Turner Cemetery in the Scoville Community of Owsley County. The Booneville Funeral Home in charge of all arrangements. www.boonevillekyfuneralhome.com 06/05/2013.

 

Allen, Hazel Duff
BROOKVILLE, Ind.-- Hazel Allen, 87, of Brookville, Ind., died Thursday, Nov.1, 2007. Born Jan. 14, 1920, in Boonville, Ky., to Charles and Rhoda Edwards Duff, she was a homemaker. Survivors include daughter, Angela Allen; son, Charles Allen; and sister, Gladys Hollon. She was preceded in death by her husband, Alfred Allen. Service will be 1 p.m. today at Cook Funeral Home, Brookville, where visitation will be 10 a.m.-1 p.m. today. Memorials may be made to the PRC Ministries of Sparta, Tenn. Richmond, Indiana "Pal-Item" November 3, 2007.

 

Allen, Hortense Smith
Allen, Hortense 82 of Dayton went to be with her Lord on Saturday April 18, 2009. Hortense was born in Owsley County, Kentucky, the daughter of the late David and Nancy Smith. She is preceded in death by her loving husband of 56 years, John Allen, and her daughter Patricia (Allen) Rex. She is also preceded in death by her brother Dale Smith and sister Carmen Meinzer. Hortense attended Oneida Baptist Institute. She later taught school prior to moving to Ohio. She was a member of Drexel Church of the Nazarene, where she taught Sunday school before taking over the care of her aging parents. Hortense loved to cook and garden, but most of all spending time with her family. She was a loving wife, mother and friend and will be missed sorely. She leaves to cherish her memories her son, Gerald (Dana) Allen of Greenville, daughter Glenna Allen of Ansonia, and son Darryl (Karen) Allen of Xenia. Son-in-law Terry Rex of Arcanum. Grandchildren Kevin Rex, Deborah Blower, and Rachel Allen. Great grandchildren Abigail Blower and Kaylah Rex. Brothers Wallace (Alpha) Smith, Donald (Loretta) Smith and Gayle (Sue) Smith, sister Davilee Clark and a host of other family and friends. The family would like to express their gratitude, to the many care giving angels of Hospice of Dayton who cared for Hortense. Funeral services will be held 1:00 PM Wednesday, April 22, 2009 at ROGERS FUNERAL HOME, NEW LEBANON 324 W. Main St. 45345 with Pastor Clyde O. Waites officiating. Interment will follow at Bear Creek Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Drexel Church of the Nazarene Building Fund, 5607 Lorimer Street, Dayton, OH 45427 or The Oneida Baptist Institute, Box 67, Oneida, KY 40972-0067. Condolences may be expressed at www.RogersFuneralHomes.com Published in the Dayton Daily News from 4/19/2009 - 4/20/2009

 

Allen, Ima Jean Taylor
Booneville, Ky - Ima Jean Allen, 74, Batavia Nursing Care Center, passed away on January 17, 2007, after a long illness at the Christ Hospital in Cincinnati, Ohio. She was a retired factory worker. Born in Owsley County on December 17, 1932, she was the daughter of Bill and Pinie Bishop Taylor. She is survived by two sons, Rickey W. Allen of California, KY and Darrell Allen of Richmond, Ky; four grandchildren; her mother, Pinie Taylor of Cincinnati, OH; three sisters, Myrtle Morrison, Franklin, OH, Audrey Allen, Owensville, OH and Mary Allen, Las Vegas, NV; three brothers, Arnold Taylor, Never, IN, Lenzie Taylor, and Larry Taylor, Peebles, OH. Funeral services held on Saturday, January 20, 2007, 2:00 p.m., at Searcy and Strong Funeral Home with Rev. Leo Taylor officiating. Visitation held from 6:00 - 9:00 p.m., Friday evening at the funeral home. Burial in the Shepherd Memorial Cemetery with Searcy and Strong Funeral Home in charge of arrangements.

 

Allen, Jamie Turner
Booneville, KY – Jamie Lynn (Turner) Allen, age 35, passed away Monday, January 20, 2014 in Booneville, KY. Jamie was born in the Ft. Thomas Community of Campbell County, KY on June 5, 1978 a daughter of Jim and the late Janet (Combs) Turner. She worked as a waitress in the food service industry and she enjoyed spending time on the computer. She is survived by her father, 2 sons; Gary Allen, Jr. of Clay City, KY and James Allen of Manchester, KY, 1 daughter; Janet Allen of Manchester, KY, 2 sisters; Tracy Combs of Brooksville, KY and Becky Turner of Bellview, KY, a special friend; Andy Wolfe of Brooksville, KY, along with a host of aunts and uncles, as well as many other loving family members and friends. Jamie was preceded in death by her mother. Funeral Service will be held Sunday, January 26, 2014 at 3:00 PM at the Booneville Funeral Home with Reverend Kevin Baker officiating. Visitation will be held on Sunday, January 26, 2014 from 2:00 PM until the time of the service at the funeral home. Jamie will be laid to rest in the Warren G. Turner Cemetery located in the Morris Fork Community of Breathitt County. The Booneville Funeral Home in charge of all arrangements. www.boonevillekyfuneralhome.com 01/25/2014.

 

Allen, John Jr.
Booneville, KY – John Allen, Jr., age 58, husband of Regina (Southard) Allen, passed away Thursday, October 9, 2014 at the University of Kentucky Chandler Medical Center in Lexington, KY. John was born August 18, 1956 in Hyden, KY, a son to the late John Allen Sr. and Alberta (Nickels) Allen. John was a constable for Owsley County, serving multiple terms. He had many hobbies, enjoying things such as hunting, fishing and gardening. Along with his wife of 6 years, Regina, he is survived by 3 sons; Albert (Samantha Stewart) Allen, John Wayne (Rebecca Stewart) Allen both of Booneville, KY, James Lee (Mary Durham) Allen of Tyner, KY, 1 daughter; Trena Lynn (Edward Fox, Sr.) Allen – Fox of London, KY, 2 step - daughters; Amanda (Chad Meadows) Stewart of Mt. Airy, NC and Rebecca (John Wayne Allen) Stewart of Booneville, KY, 3 brothers; Bob (Alice) Allen of Tyner, KY, Kenny (Mollie) Allen of Greenville, TN, Daniel (Ina Sue) Allen of Manchester, KY, 4 sisters; Pearlie Newman and Jewell Watkins both of Moorestown, TN, Maggie (John) McWhorter of Manchester, KY, Margaret Allen of Lexington, KY, father and mother -in-law; Bobby and Carol Southard, 2 brother-in-laws; Bryan and Daryl Southard all of North Carolina, 8 grandchildren and many other loving family members and friends. He was preceded in death by his parents, 2 brothers; Forest Gene Allen and James Allen, 3 sisters; Bertha Couch, Emma Allen and Anna Allen. Funeral services will be held on Tuesday, October 14, 2014 at 1:00 PM at the Booneville Funeral Home with Pastor Terry Sandlin and Brother Brian Southerland officiating. Visitation will be held Tuesday, October 14, 2014 from 12:00 PM until time of funeral service. He will be laid to rest in the Horn Hill Cemetery in the Ricetown Community of Booneville, KY. www.boonevillekyfuneralhome.com 10/15/2014.

 

Allen, Lawrence "Larry"
Lawrence "Larry" Allen, Age 80, of Tipp City, passed away at his home with his family by his side, Saturday, August 12, 2006. He was a full-time employee of Lowes Home Improvement in Huber Heights. He retired from A. M. Graphics in Dayton after 32 years of service in 1991. He was a Deacon and member of Walnut Grove Baptist Church of Booneville, KY for many years. He is preceded in death by his parents Julia & Herschel Allen, sister, Florence Allen, all of Booneville, KY, and by his son-in-law, David Adkins of Dayton. Larry is survived by his loving wife of the past 58 years, Rhoda; two children, daughter, Judy Adkins of Tipp City, son, David & Betty Allen of Huber Heights; four granddaughters, Kellie & Thad Mitman of Greenville, Heather Allen (and friend, James Collins) of Huber Heights, Christina Allen of Huber Heights and Kristin Adkins of Cedarville University; eight great grandchildren, Brittney, Brooke & Brandon Bozarth, David & Devin Allen all of Huber Heights, Anna Mitman of Greenville, Ohio, Johnny Warman and Aliegha Allen of Huber Heights. He has one brother, Bill & Loretta Allen of Medway and one sister, Rebecca & Donald Cook of Alexandria, KY., and by a host of nieces, nephews, cousins, family and friends. The family will be receiving friends from 10:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m., Wednesday, at Newcomer Funeral Home & Crematory, 4104 Needmore Road, Dayton, with funeral service to follow at 2:00 p.m. Pastor Matthew Reed will officiate. Interment will follow at Willow View Cemetery. If friends desire, contributions may be made in memory of Larry to Hospice of Miami County. To send a special message to the family, please visit www.NewcomerFamily.com. Published in the Dayton Daily News from 8/14/2006 - 8/15/2006

 

Allen, Loretta Faye Combs
Loretta Faye Allen 76, of Medway, Ohio passed away Friday, June 6, 2014. She was born August 26, 1937 in Pebworth, Kentucky the daughter of the late Basil & Helen (Gibson) Combs. She is survived by her husband of 60 years, Bill L. Allen; a son, Billy & Sonia (Roberts) Allen; four grandchildren; five great grandchildren; two brothers, Lyndon & Audrey Combs, and Rex Combs; son-in-law, David J. Conn; in-laws, Becky & Don Cook, and Rhode Allen; nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends. In addition to her parents, she is preceded in death by a daughter, Teresa (Allen) Conn. Visitation will be 10-12 noon Tuesday, June 10, 2014 at the TROSTEL, CHAPMAN, DUNBAR & FRALEY FUNERAL HOME, New Carlisle, Ohio with funeral services at 12 noon in the funeral home. Burial will be in Glen Haven Memorial Gardens. www.trostelchapman.com. 06/08/2014.

 

Allen, Melissa Louise Reynolds
Booneville, KY – Melissa Louise (Reynolds) Allen, age 41, passed away Saturday, August 11, 2012 at the University of Kentucky Chandler Medical Center in Lexington, KY. Melissa was born in Manchester, Clay County, Kentucky on February 13, 1971, a daughter of late Ralph Jr. and Rosalie (Woodward) Reynolds of Booneville, KY. She was a former employee for Fill Zone in both Booneville and Beattyville , KY, enjoyed baking and cake decorating, and was associated with the Indian Creek Presbyterian Church. She is survived by,1 daughter; Hayley Leann Allen of Booneville, KY, 2 brothers; Billy Ray Reynolds of Booneville, KY, Ralph Douglas Reynolds of Manchester, KY, 1 sister; Jessica Lynn Reynolds of Booneville, KY, 4 aunts; Virginia Seeley of Lawrenceburg, KY, Louise Baker, and Frances Reynolds both of Booneville, KY, Barbara Stivers of Stamping Ground, KY, 2 uncles; David Woodward and Wendell Reynolds both of Booneville, KY, along with many other loving family members and friends. Melissa was preceded in death by parents, maternal grandparents; Bob and Mary Woodward and paternal grandparents; Ralph and Cora Reynolds, 1 uncle; Carl S. Reynolds. A memorial service will be scheduled at a later date. The Booneville Funeral Home in charge of all arrangements. www.boonevillekyfuneralhome.com. 08/13/2012.

 

Allen, Paul Wayne
Booneville, KY- Paul Wayne Allen, age 64, father of Michael and Joseph Allen, passed away Monday, April 28, 2014 at the Kentucky River Medical Center in Jackson, KY. Paul was born June 20, 1949 in Oneida, KY, a son of the late Powers and Ruth (Hudson) Allen. He was a carpenter, working in general construction doing electrical and plumbing. Paul was also a veteran of the United States Army, serving our country in Vietnam. He is survived by his wife; Anna Bell (Marshall) Allen, 2 sons; Michael (Tia) Allen and Joseph Allen both of Booneville, KY, 5 sisters; Wilma (Jim) Norman of Beattyville, KY, Debbie Allen, Brenda Bowman, JoAnn Dean and Donna (Dwayne) Sparks all of Booneville, KY, 2 very special grandchildren; Jalen and Logan Allen and many other loving family members and friends. Along with his parents he was preceded in death by 1 brother; Bobby Allen, 1 sister; Phyllis Barrett and 1 niece; Vicki Barker. Funeral services will be held Friday, May 2, 2014 at 1:00 PM at the Booneville Funeral Home with Pastor Garett Thomas officiating. Visitation will be held Friday, April 2, 2014 from 12:00 until time of funeral service. He will be laid to rest in the Shepherds Memorial Cemetery in Booneville, KY. In lieu of flowers, the family ask that donations be made toward the funeral service. To leave the family special massage please visit www.boonevillekyfuneralhome.com. Booneville Funeral Home in charge of arrangements. www.boonevillekyfuneralhome.com 05/01/2014.

 

Allen, Rebecca
Booneville, KY – Rebecca Byrd Allen, 83, widow of Carlo Allen, passed away Friday, January 13, 2006, at the Owsley County Health Care Center in Booneville, Kentucky. She was born January 9, 1923, in Clay County, Kentucky, to the late Sherman and Leotta Hill Byrd. She was a homemaker, a retired cook for the Owsley County Board of Education, and a member of the First Baptist Church of Island City. Survivors include a son, Glen Allen and a daughter, Violet Combs, both of Island City, Kentucky; two brothers, Eugene Byrd of Island City and Thomas Byrd of Sextons Creek, Kentucky; a sister, Margaret Barrett of Booneville, Kentucky; four grandchildren; seven great grandchildren; five great, great grandchildren; and a host of relatives and friends. Funeral services were held Sunday, January 15, 2006, at 2:00 p.m., at the First Baptist Church of Island City, with Rev. Harold Becknell officiating. Visitation was held on Saturday evening, at the Booneville Funeral Home, from 6:00 – 9:00 p.m. Burial in the Allen Cemetery, Island City, Kentucky, with the Booneville Funeral Home in charge of arrangements. Booneville Sentinel January 19, 2006

 

Allen, Ruth Hudson
Mrs. Ruth Allen, 91, passed away February 9, 2013 at her residence following a long illness. She was born July 7, 1921 in Owsley County, KY, was the daughter of the late Sheridan & Martha Thomas Hudson, was the widow of Powers Allen, was a homemaker and a member of the Scoville Church of God. Mrs. Allen is survived by two sons: Mr. Bobby Allen & wife Wilma Jean and Mr. Paul Wayne Allen all of Booneville, KY: five daughters; Mrs. Jo Ann Dean, Mrs. Donna Sparks & husband Dwain, Mrs. Brenda Angel, Mrs. Deborah Lynn Allen all of Booneville, KY and Mrs. Wilma Norman & husband James of Beattyville, KY 12 grandchildren, 18 great-grandchildren and 3 great-great-grandchildren and one brother, Mr. Homer Hudson. She was preceded in death by her parents: Sheridan & Martha Hudson, her husband; Powers Allen, one daughter: Phyllis Barrett, one grandson: Lannie Wayne Becknell and one granddaughter: Vickie Barker. Funeral services for Mrs. Allen were held Tuesday, February 12, 2013 at 2:00 P.M., with visitation starting at 1:00 P.M. at the Searcy and Strong Funeral Home. Officiating the services were the Rev. Floyd Johns and the Rev. Roy Himes with the burial following in the Shepherd Memorial Cemetery in Booneville, KY. The Searcy and Strong Funeral Home was in charge of all arrangements. Booneville Sentinel 02/14/2013.

 

Allen, Viola Taylor
Mrs. Viola Allen, 80, passed away May 17th, 2014 at the KY River Medical Center in Jackson, KY following a long illness. She was born December 16th, 1933 in Owsley County, KY, was the daughter of the late John and Sara Johnson Taylor, was the widow of Dalphus Allen, was an EMT and owner of Allen’s Ambulance Service, was a member of the Island City Baptist Church. Mrs. Allen is survived by 3 daughters: Mrs. Ilene Bowman and husband Conley of Clay City, KY, Mrs. Patricia Campbell and husband Larry Joe and Mrs. Lucille Cooper and husband Carl all of Booneville, KY, 4 grandchildren: Mr. Michael Mason, Mr. Dustin Cooper and Mrs. Kristin Cope all of Booneville, KY and Mr. Tyler Campbell of Chicago, IL, 4 great grandchildren: Meghan and Morgan Cope and Mickayla and Michael Mason, also there are 4 sisters: Mrs. Margaret Gracie Taylor of Ajo, Arizona, Mrs. Flora Edna Nelson of Fairfield, OH, Mrs. Carol Taylor of Beattyville, KY and Mrs. Zella Matthews of Homosassa, FL, one brother: Mr. Ted Rich of Homosassa, FL and several nieces, nephews, relatives and friends. She was preceded in death by her parents: John and Sara Taylor, her husband, Dalphus Allen, one son: Edward L. Allen, one daughter: Sharmaine Allen and an infant grandchild, Adam Matthew Mays. Funeral services for Mrs. Allen were held Thursday, May 22nd, 2014 at 1:00 PM at the Island City Baptist Church at Island City, KY with visitation on Wednesday evening from 6 to 9 PM at the Searcy and Strong Funeral Home in Booneville, KY. Officiating the services was the Rev. Harold Becknell, Rev. Jerry Lacefield and the Rev. Keith Murray with the burial following in the church cemetery. The Searcy and Strong Funeral Home was in charge of all arrangements. Booneville Sentinel May 29, 2014.

 

Amburgy, Alberta Mae York
Alberta Mae Amburgy of Lebanon, Ohio passed away on Monday, July 18, 2011 at the age of 87. Born on September 26, 1923 in Kings Mills, OH the daughter of the late Robert and Emma York (*d/o Samuel S. and Rebecca Flannery Dalton) and married Russell Lee Amburgy in 1946. Alberta worked at the Golden Lamb Hotel & Restaurant in 1955. She is survived by her son Ronald Amburgy, daughter Kimberly (Roger) Ramsey and 4 grandchildren, Russell Amburgy, David Amburgy, Kelon Buncher and Chris Young. She is preceded in death by her parents, husband, three brothers & two sisters. Visitation, Stratford Heights Church of God, Friday July 22, 2011 at 12:00pm followed by funeral services at 1:00pm. 4419 Nelson Rd., Middletown, Ohio. Western Star, Lebanon, OH 07/21/2011.

 

Amburgy, Betty Cordell Deaton
Betty Cordell Amburgy (nee Deaton) (you probably knew her as "Betty Mom") entered eternal life Monday, April 6, 2015. Her sweet spirit is carried on by her daughters - Charlotte (Martin) Jacobson, Teresa (Jerry) Gilmore and Donna (Mike) Price; 6 grandchildren Lee, Justin, Anna, Heather, Matthew and Kelly; 7 great-grandchildren Molly, Logan, Emma, Sofia, Eden, Anna and Lucia; 2 surviving siblings Jerry and Anita and an extended family of relations and friends from many walks of life. We were blessed to learn many valuable life lessons during her 88 years. Betty Mom's parents Cord and Elizabeth Deaton of St. Helens, Lee County, Kentucky welcomed her birth in August of 1926. Growing up in "the hills", she met a handsome young man, Claude Amburgy {* son of Floyd D. & Jalah “Jalie” Spencer Amburgy}, who would become her one and only husband of 46 years. Her daughter Phyllis, son Roger and husband Claude who went on before have welcomed her to heaven. Betty Mom invested her life in her family. She was an example of "faithfulness" and that you reap what you sow. She sowed seeds of compassion and love for many years as caregiver for Phyllis and Claude. Betty Mom then reaped a harvest of compassionate care and love from her daughter Donna, her family and the staff of Northpoint Lexington Health Care Center, in particular Tanya Applegate.The funeral service for Betty Mom is scheduled for 11:00am , Friday April 10, 2015 in the chapel at the Stine Kilburn Funeral Home. Burial will follow in the Deerfield Cemetery, South Lebanon, Ohio. www.stinekilburnfuneralhome.com 04/09/2015.

 

Amburgy, Clarence
Clarence Amburgy Age 91, of Waynesville, passed away Wed. Aug. 24, 2016 at Quaker Heights Care Community. He was an Army veteran. Clarence retired from GM after more than 30 years of service. He greatly enjoyed tractors and farm life, he loved anything to do with farming and the equipment, and was the happiest when working on the farm. He was preceded in death by his parents Robert and Callie {* d/o Jeff & Lizzie Judd Kilburn} Amburgy; four brothers Cortis, Charlie, Elmo, and Regan Amburgy; and three sisters Lena Brandenburg, Stella Cooper, and Ruby Moore. He is survived by his wife of 55 years, Evelyn; two daughters Patricia Amburgy (John Kocet) and Peggy Lynch; one son Jeff Amburgy; step son Bill Durham; four grandchildren Kimberly, Jason, Bill, and Brett; 11 great grandchildren Ashley, Karynne, Cole, Stephanie, Christopher, Sean, Caitlin, Leah, Nicholi, Lonnie, and Kiersten; one great great granddaughter Annie; and three sisters Ruth Kroner, Nancy (Arvy) Scott, and Betty (Everett) Lamb. Funeral services 2 PM Mon. Aug. 29 at Stubbs-Conner Funeral Home, Waynesville. Wendell Amburgy will be officiating. Burial will be in Miami Cemetery, Corwin. The family will receive friends 12 - 2 PM Mon. at the funeral home. Condolence at www.stubbsconner.com – 08/26/2016.

 

Amburgy, Clyde
Clyde Amburgy, age 86 of Centerville, passed away Wednesday, December 9, 2009. Clyde was born on July 1, 1923 in Booneville, Kentucky to Dale and Maggie (Gilburn) Amburgy. He is survived by his loving wife of 60 years, Virginia, and a brother, Glenn Amburgy and his wife, Betty of Xenia. He served in the U.S. Army European Theater during WW II where he received the EAME Ribbon with 3 Stars and a Purple Heart for his valor. Clyde was retired from both N.C.R. after 30 years and the city of Springboro after 19 years and a member of the Grand Lodge of Kentucky, Booneville Lodge #939 F. & A.M for 56 years. Friends may call from 12:00 to 2:00 p.m. Tuesday, December 15, 2009 at the TOBIAS FUNERAL HOME – FAR HILLS CHAPEL, 5471 Far Hills Ave. at Rahn Rd., with the funeral service at 2:00 p.m. Rev. Donald Payne officiating. Interment Miami Valley Memory Gardens. Memorial contributions may be made to the Ohio Parkinson’s Foundation, 325 North 3rd Street, Fairborn, OH 45324-4959. Condolences may be made to www.tobiasfuneralhome.com December 13, 2009.

 

Amburgy, Cotton
Cotton Amburgy age 76 of Lebanon, Ohio and formerly of South Lebanon and Waynesville, Ohio, passed peacefully Monday morning, November 8, 2010 at Lebanon Country Manor in Lebanon, Ohio. Born October 11, 1934 in Owsley County, Kentucky; he was the son of Floyd D. and Jalah (Spencer) Amburgy and retired from the Putnam Trucking Company. Cotton was a proud U.S. Army Veteran. Cotton attended Solid Rock Church in Monroe, Ohio and was a member of the Lebanon Masonic Lodge, Lebanon Eastern Star, Royal Arch of Masons of Ohio, Knights Templar Miami Commandry #22, Shriner`s International, Tall Cedars of Lebanon and the Scottish Rite, Valley of Cincinnati. Preceded in death by his parents, brothers Kash D. Amburgy, Marvin, Claude and Wayne Amburgy and sisters Lois Bowman and Ilene Amburgy; Cotton leaves behind his brothers Ellis (Joan) Amburgy and Blaine (Helen) Amburgy of Lebanon, Ohio; sisters Faye Amburgy of Stanton, Kentucky and Kay Penwell of Trenton, Ohio and a host of nieces, nephews and other family members, friends and neighbors. Friends may call on the family Thursday, November 11, 2010 from 10:00am until 12:00pm at the STINE Kilburn Funeral Home. Funeral services will be held at the funeral home at 12:00pm with Reverend Blaine Bowman officiating. Burial with Military Honors will follow in the Deerfield Cemetery, South Lebanon, Ohio. Arrangements have been entrusted to STINE Kilburn Funeral Home, 801 Monroe Road, Lebanon, Ohio 45036. www.stinekilburnfuneralhome.com.

 

Amburgy, Franklin Delano
Franklin Delano Amburgy, age 81, passed away peacefully on May 17, 2014. He served his country in the United States Air Force during the Korean Conflict. He retired from General Motors Fischer Body Plant after 33 years of service. Frank was preceded by his parents, Ova and Elizabeth Amburgy; and by three sisters, Martha Lerose Lewis of Canfield, OH, Eunice Clair Sheppard of Booneville, KY, and Frances Lucille Hill of Lexington, KY. He married Gwendolyn Woods on March 18, 1961 they enjoyed 53 years of marriage. Survivors include his wife, Gwen; a daughter and son-in-law, Lesa and Jason Post of Kettering; grandchildren, Catherine Glynn Roaden of Kettering and Joseph Amburgy Roaden of Dayton; and sisters, Helen Marie Johnson of Richmond, KY, Dixie Lee Baker of Morrow, OH and Lillie Ellen Goff of Versailles, KY; There will be a gathering of friends from 11:00 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. on Tuesday at Tobias Funeral Home, 5471 Far Hills Ave. A memorial service will follow visitation beginning at 12:30 p.m. Memorials may be directed to the American Heart Association , P.O. Box 15120 Chicago, IL 60693. Online condolences may be sent to www.tobiasfuneralhome.com 05/19/2014

 

Amburgy, Glen
Glen Amburgy 84 of Xenia, Ohio died Sunday January 8, 2012 at the Greene Memorial Hospital in Xenia. Glen was born in Lee County, Ky, September 10, 1927 the son of Daily and Maggie Kilburn Amburgy. He worked for 35 years at General Motors in Dayton, he was a 32 Degree Mason of the Beavercreek Masonic Lodge, Scottish Rite in Dayton, and served his country in the Army stationed in Japan and Korea during WW II. Glen is survived by his loving wife of 61 years, Betty, a son, Michael (Frances) Amburgy, a daughter, Dianna (Michael) Shaffer, and 6 grandchildren, Angie (Michael) Owens, Melanie (Robert) Burrows, Monica (Dennis) Sexton, Michelle (Ty) Mills Jaclyn (Aaron) Howard and Lindsay (Tony) Jenkins, also 19 great grandchildren and loyal constant companion, Rusty. Funeral services will be Thursday 1:00 pm at the Anderson Funeral Home 40 N. Main St. Springboro. Visitation will begin at 11:00 am on Thursday. Condolences may be made to the family at www.anderson-fh.com. Glen's family sincerely thanks the ICU dept. at Greene Memorial Hospital for their care and compassion. www.anderson-funeral.com 01/09/12.

 

Amburgy, Judy Carol Burch
Mrs. Judy C. Amburgy, 66, passed away March 19, 2017 at the KY River Medical Center in Jackson, KY following a brief illness. She was born August 14, 1950 in Manchester, KY, was the daughter of the late Kin & Lizzie Ross Burch, was the wife of Kendell Elvin Amburgy, was a retired educator, was a wonderful caterer, was a member of the Delta Kappa Gamma, was a member of the order of the Eastern Star # 446 and was a member of the Community Christian Church. Judy is survived by her loving husband of 40 years; Mr. Kendell Amburgy of Booneville, KY, one brother; Mr. Lonnie Burch of Booneville, KY, her mother-in-law; Mrs. Gertrude Amburgy of Booneville, KY, brother-in-law & wife; Randell & Mary Amburgy of Booneville, KY, two nieces; Mrs. Stacey Taylor & husband Tim of Lexington, KY & Mrs. Shelley Fanning & husband Sam of Arlington, TX, great-neices & nephews; Victoria & & Alexander Taylor of Lexington, KY, Nate Fanning of Arlington, TX & Lindsey Armor & family of Fairview, OH, her Godchild; Mrs. Taylor Austin Dye Bobrowski & husband Kyle of Booneville, KY. Also there are a host of relatives & friends. She was preceded in death by her parents; Kin & Lizzie Burch, one sister; Juanita Day, two brothers, Gernie Ray & Bob Burch & her father-in-law; Rev. W. S. Amburgy. Funeral services for Mrs. Amburgy were held Friday, March 24, 2017 at 2:00 PM with visitation on Thursday evening from 6:00 to 9:00 PM all at the Searcy & Strong Funeral Home. Officiating the services was the Rev. Charles Phillips with the burial following in the Pleasant Grove Cemetery at Pebworth in Owsley County. The Searcy & Strong Funeral Home was in charge of all arrangements. Booneville Sentinel 03/29/2017.

 

Amburgy, Kash D.
South Lebanon - The Rev. Kash D. Amburgy, 80, a minister, evangelist, entrepreneur and radio personality who owned several businesses and built hundreds of homes in the South Lebanon area, died Wednesday at Bethesda North Hospital. Proud to be known as the 'ole country boy from South Lebanon,' Rev. Amburgy humbly embarked on his career as a young man in eastern Kentucky by selling Bibles door-to-door. He moved to South Lebanon with his family in 1947. Ordained a minister more than 60 years ago, Rev. Amburgy was in his 53rd year with the Bible Church of God radio broadcast on WPFB, where he gave his last live broadcast Sept. 29. 'He was a wonderful Christian man,' said his sister, Kay Penwell of Trenton. 'He was a very enjoyable, giving person. And he was always the salesperson.’ Mr. Amburgy purchased the church where he was pastoring, the Bible Church of God in Lebanon, and established it originally as a church for his extended family. He and his wife of 53 years, Mary Lou, organized hundreds of trips to the Holy Land and Rev. Amburgy himself made 83 trips, Penwell said. Outside the church, Rev. Amburgy was a successful businessman. He formerly owned Kash Amburgy Lumber Co. and Kash's Big Bargain Barn, a furniture store in South Lebanon that he and Mary Lou operated for 23 years. His popular slogan for the store was 'Save Cash with Kash.' Friends may call from 3 to 9 p.m. Sunday at Stine-Kilburn Funeral Home in Lebanon, and from noon to 1 p.m. Monday at Kings Point Church of God in Maineville. The funeral will be at 1 p.m. Monday at the church with the Revs. Randy Ballard, Gene Huff and Paul Gilkison officiating. Burial will be in Deerfield Cemetery, South Lebanon. Dayton Daily News (OH) - Saturday, 10/26/2002.

 

Amburgy, Virgil Lawrence
Surrounded by his loved ones on Saturday, September 24, 2016, his final day was peaceful. He left quietly at 7:30 p.m. and entered into his rest with Jesus Christ and a host of family and friends in Heaven. Virgil L. Amburgy, of Fairfield, was born in Lerose, Kentucky on August 1, 1927, to Cuba Lee and Effie (Spencer) Amburgy, the fourth of twelve children. The Amburgy’s moved to Morrow, Ohio, where he was educated. The family farmed and he worked in his father’s lumber business for four years. Virgil served in the U.S. Army from 1951-1953. He spent eighteen months in Germany and was honorably discharged as Sergeant. He married Elizabeth Turner, of South Lebanon, Ohio, on July 17, 1955. She is a licensed minister with the Church of God, Cleveland, Tennessee. Together, they served twenty-five years on the staff at the Princeton Pike Church of God and are now finishing twenty-six years on the staff at the Stratford Heights Church of God. They traveled in the West Indies and many other countries preaching the Gospel and pastored the Fairfield Church of God for seven years. Virgil and Liz taught classes on Marriage and Family that were attended by hundreds of couples at the three churches. Virgil ran a trucking business for many years, but kept God’s work at his top priority. Virgil is survived by his wife Elizabeth and sons Lanny, of Fairfield, and Gregory, of Cincinnati; two grandchildren, Adam Amburgy, of Cincinnati, and Sarah (Tommy) Marks, of Savannah, GA. He leaves two brothers, Earl (Kathleen) Amburgy, of South Lebanon, and Bob (Mona) Amburgy, of Oregonia, along with five sisters; Eula Dare, of Cleveland. TN; Ina Taylor, of Wilmington; Linda (John) Grooms, of Centerville, Sue (Roger) Johnson, of Lebanon; and Rose (Gale) Bailey, of Miamisburg. Preceding him in death were two brothers, Russell, of Fairfield, and Willard, of Dayton, along with two sisters; Jean Souther, of Cleveland, TN; and Ona Shaw of Wilmington. Visitation will be Thursday, September 29, 2016 from 5-8 pm at Brown Dawson Flick Funeral Home, 1350 Millville Ave., Hamilton, OH 45013. A visitation will be held Friday September 30, 2016 at Stratford Heights Church of God, 4419 Nelson Rd, Middletown, OH from 11-12 noon followed by a Celebration of Virgil’s life at 12 noon. Burial will follow at Rose Hill Burial Park. The family wishes to give special thanks to Virgil’s pastor, Ray Phillips, and the wonderful staff of Heartland Hospice, especially nurses Cassandra, Angie, and Monica. Donations in Virgil’s honor can be made to the Stratford Heights Church building fund or Heartland Hospice, 3960 Red Bank Rd, Cincinnati, OH 45227. www.browndawsonflick.com 09/27/2016.

 

Amburgy, Rev. Wayne S.
Booneville, KY – Rev. Wayne Spencer Amburgy, 84, of the Pebworth Community, husband of Gertrude Barrett Amburgy, passed away Saturday, January 29, 2005, at the Kentucky River Medical Center in Jackson, Ky. He was born December 20, 1920, in Lerose, Ky., to the late Floyd Day and Jalah Spencer Amburgy. He had a very active Christian life as a minister of the Assembly of God, he traveled with a singing quartet, along with his wife, Gertrude. They aired “Supper Time: on the radio to the surrounding areas, and he took part in forming the Ministerial Association in Owsley County. He was also a member of the Owsley County Saddle Club, the Lions Club for over 50 years, and the Historical Society. He was the owner and operator of the W. S. Amburgy & Sons Store and a Kentucky Colonel. Along with his wife of 58 years, he is survived by two sons, Randell and wife, Mary, and Kendall and wife, Judy; and two granddaughters, Shelby and husband, Sam and Stacy and husband, Tim. Other survivors are three brothers: Willis Blaine, Ellis Leo and Cotton Amburgy; two sisters, Ola Faye Roblin and Viola Kay Amburgy and a host of friends and relatives. Funeral services were held on Tuesday, February 1, 2005, at 11:00 a.m. at the Booneville Funeral Home with the Rev. Garry Amburgy officiating. Visitation was held on Monday evening at the funeral home from 6:00 – 9:00 p.m. Burial in the Pleasant Grove Cemetery at Booneville with the Booneville Funeral Home in charge of arrangements. Pallbearers were: Ellis Leo, Brent, Jamie, Keith and Michael Amburgy and Anthony and Luke Bowman. Honorary pallbearers were Willis Blaine and Cotton Amburgy. Booneville Sentinel February 3, 2005

 

Amburgy, W. Blaine
W. Blaine Amburgy, age 80 of Lebanon, Ohio passed peacefully Tuesday evening, May 17, 2011 at Hospice of Butler and Warren Counties. Born May 4, 1931in Booneville, Kentucky, Blaine was the son of Floyd and Jalah (Spencer) Amburgy and was a loving and devoted husband and father. Blaine grew up in Kentucky and in 1947 his family relocated to Warren County, Ohio. Blaine was a 1950 graduate of Lebanon High School and that is where he met his wife and soul mate Helen R. Heisel. Blaine and Helen were married June 4, 1960 and together, Blaine and Helen opened Helen's Hair Salon and American Travel Service in downtown Lebanon and later built many homes, apartments and duplexes in the Lebanon area. Preceded in death by his parents, brothers Wayne, Kash, Marvin, Claude and Cotton Amburgy and sisters Lois bowman and Ilene Amburgy; Blaine leaves behind his loving and devoted wife of 50 years Helen Amburgy of Lebanon, Ohio, daughter Alicia Ann Amburgy of Lebanon, Ohio; brother Ellis (Joan) Amburgy of Lebanon, Ohio; sisters Faye Roblin of Stanton, Kentucky and Kay Penwell of Trenton, Ohio; sister-in-laws Mary Lou, Betty and Gertrude Amburgy and many other family members and friends. Friends may call on the family Saturday, May 21, 2011 from 11:00am until 2:00pm at the Stine Kilburn Funeral Home. Funeral services will be held at the funeral home at 2:00pm with Pastor Anthony Blaine Wade officiating. Burial will follow in the Deerfield Cemetery, South Lebanon, Ohio. The family appreciates memorial donations that are directed to Hospice of Dayton, Ohio, 324 Wilmington Avenue, Dayton, Ohio 45420 or the Faith Building Church, P.O. Box 1200, Lebanon, Ohio 45036. www.stinekilburnfuneralhome.com

 

Amburgy, William E. "Earl"
William E. "Earl" Amburgy age 91 of South Lebanon, Ohio passed peacefully Friday, February 24, 2017 at Pine Ridge Nursing Care in Morrow, Ohio with his family by his side. Born May 22, 1925 in Owsley County, Kentucky, Earl was the son of Cuba and Effie (nee Spencer) Amburgy and was a loving and devoted husband, father and grandfather. Earl was a proud U.S. Army Veteran of World War II. Earl was self-employed and was known as "the brick layer in white shoes". Earl enjoyed dancing (he had a wood floor installed in his basement just for dancing) and his restaurant of choice was Frisch's in Lebanon, Ohio. Earl enjoyed watching his children and grandchildren play sports and was well known for his famous peanut butter fudge he made and brought to the sport events. Preceded in death by his parents, first wife Kentucky "Kay" Amburgy and brother Virgil; Earl leaves behind his wife Kathleen Amburgy of South Lebanon, Ohio; sons Tim, Terry, Tom, Ted, Tracey, Todd and Toby Amburgy; daughters Tammy Smith, Teresa Tindle and Trina Cook; stepchildren Blaine, Robert and Nanette McCleese, Beulah Cropenbaker and Della Spivey; brothers Bob, Willard and Russell Amburgy; sisters Sue, Ina, Ona, Eula, Rose, Jean and Linda; twenty nine grandchildren, eleven stepgrandchilden; one great grandchild on the way and twenty three step great-grandchildren; his K9 companion Earlene and many other family members and friends. The family will receive friends Saturday, March 4, 2017 from 10am until 12pm at the First Baptist Church of South Lebanon. Funeral services will be held at the church at 12pm with burial to follow in the Miami Cemetery, Corwin, Ohio.

 

Amis, Alvin
Alvin Amis, age 89 of Hamilton, passed away at Parkside Nursing Center on Saturday, August 6, 2016 at 2:45 PM. He was born in Booneville, Kentucky on March 26, 1927 to Andy and Easter (Noble) Amis. Alvin was veteran of WWII and was employed at Mosler Safe Company for over thirty years. He is survived by his son, Herman A. (Ronda) Amis of Madison Township; one daughter, Phyliss (Terry) Brinck of Cincinnati; two sisters, LInda Wilder of Beattyville, Kentucky and Violet Harris of Indiana; and numerous grandchildren, nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends. He was preceded in death by three spouses, Bertha (Sergent) Amis, Cora B. (Peters) Amis, and Beulah (Napier) Amis; four brothers, Andy, Herschel, Clyde, and Lawrence Amis; and two sisters, Zola Harris and Helen Russum. Funeral service will be held at Brown Dawson Flick Funeral Home, 1350 Millville Avenue, on Friday, August 12, 2016 at 1:00 PM with Rev. Rick Witt of Faith Pentecostal Church officiating. Burial will follow at Greenwood Cemetery. Visitation will be held on Thursday from 5:00 PM to 8:00 PM at the funeral home.com

 

Amis, Andy Jr.
Andy Amis, Jr., age 77 of Connersville, passed away on Monday evening August 9, 2010 at Reid Hospital in Richmond. Born on April 5, 1933 in Booneville, Kentucky, he is the son of the late Andy Sr. and Easter Noble Amis. Andy served with the U.S. Air Force from 1950 to 1955. He is a member of the Connersville Lodge F. A. & M # 15 since May 18, 1967 and retired in 1995 from Ford Electronics where he was a tool and die operator. Andy was an avid fan of bluegrass music, enjoyed attending bluegrass festivals and loved to read his bible. He is survived by his wife, the former Norma Jean Rose, whom he married on June 26, 1982 at the Park Road Christian Center in Connersville. He is also survived by a daughter, Andra Lynn Howell of Hopewell, VA; two sons, James Dale Amis of Connersville and Andy Amis III of Windber, PA; a brother, Alvin Amis of Hamilton, OH; two sisters, Linda Wilder of Ricetown, KY and Violet Harris and her husband Delbert of Milton, IN; two grandchildren, Jennifer Hill and Corinne Vick; two great grandchildren; Maliki Hill and Valentina Groller; and several nieces and nephews. In addition to his parents, he is preceded in death by three brothers, Hershell, Clyde and Lawrence Amis and two sisters, Zola Harris and Helen Russum. Funeral services will be held at Urban Winkler Funeral Home on Friday August 13, 2010 at 3:00 pm with Rev. Lester Rose officiating. Burial with military graveside services will follow at Dale Cemetery. Friends and family may call on Friday from 1:00 to the time of service at the funeral home where a Masonic service will be held at 2:45 pm. Memorial contributions may be made to the Fayette County Cancer Society at the funeral home. www.urbanwinklerfuneralhome.com

 

Amis, Charley X.
Charley X. Amis, 83 of Connersville died unexpectedly at 10:40 PM Saturday, December 27, 2008 at Fayette Regional Health System after being admitted earlier that same day. He was born March 30, 1925 in Ricetown, KY, one of eight children of Willie and Nannie Noble Amis. During W.W.II, he served as a Army Medic in the European Theater. He came to Connersville in the 1950's as a stone mason and a carpenter and later, he was employed at Ford Electronics and Refrigeration and it’s successor until his retirement in 1983. On July 17, 1971, he was married in Metamora, IN to Lela M. Allen. Mrs. Amis died November 27, 2005. He was an avid outdoors man, he enjoyed hunting and fishing and especially enjoyed spending time with his granddaughters. Survivors include his daughter, Melissa Hampton and husband, Dennis of Connersville; two granddaughters, Sarah and Emily Hampton; a brother, Pleasant Amis and wife, Jocelyn of Booneville, KY; a sister, Irene Bowling and husband, James of Ricetown, KY; a number of nieces, nephews and cousins. Beside his wife of 34 years, he is preceded in death by four brothers, Virgil. Ed, Earl and Allison Amis; two sisters, Madelon Harris and Pauline Barrett. Funeral services will be held at 2 PM Wednesday, December 31, 2008 at Miller, Moster, Robbins Funeral Home with military rites conducted by the Fayette County Veterans Council. Rev. Eugene Million will officiate the service. Cremation will follow. Friends may call at the funeral home from 4 until 8 PM on Tuesday. Friends may visit anytime online at www.millermosterrobbins.com to sign an guest book and to leave messages of condolences to the family.

 

Amis, Eliza Sandlin
Beattyville, KY- Eliza Sandlin Amis, age 93, went home to be with the Lord on August 23, 2016, at the Lee County Health Care Center in Beattyville, KY. Eliza was born February 26, 1923 in Booneville, Owsley County, KY, a daughter to the late Robert and Hester Sandlin. She was a member of the Cow Creek Old Regular Baptist Church, where she worshipped the Lord until her health no longer allowed her to do so. Eliza was married to Earl Amis on January 16, 1943. She ran the Arnett General Store and Post Office, where she was post master. She was also a homemaker. She is survived by 5 daughters; Anna Harris, Lola Fetty, Ruby (Millard) Richardson, Wilma (Bob) Stewart, and Mary Shull, 7 grandchildren, 7 great-grandchildren, 2 great-great grandchildren, and many other loving family members and friends. Along with her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband; Earl Amis, and 1 daughter; Linda Amis. Funeral services will be held Saturday, August 27, 2016 at 1:00 pm at the Booneville Funeral Home with Brothers James Fetty and Virgil Herald officiating. Visitation will be held Saturday, August 27, 2016 from 12:00 to 1:00 pm at the Booneville Funeral Home. She will be laid to rest beside her husband in the Amis-Baker Cemetery, located in the Indian Creek community of Booneville, KY. Pallbearers will be Millard Richardson, James Fetty, DJ Shull, Donald Fetty, Jerry Sandlin, and Merle Gabbard. The Booneville Funeral Home in charge of arrangements. www.boonevillekyfuneralhome.com. 08/25/2016.

 

Anderson, Harlan Jr.
Harlan Jr. Anderson, 67 of Paoli, passed away at 7:10 PM, Tuesday, December 27, 2011 at IU Health Bloomington Hospital, Bloomington, Indiana. Harlan was born in Owsley County, Kentucky on August 5, 1944 to John Dillard and Martha (Allen) Anderson. He was married to Jessie (Taylor) Anderson and she preceded him in death in 1983. He was a retired mechanic from Reynolds, Inc. where he had been employed for 38 years and was a member of the Kingdom Hall of Jehovah's Witness in Mitchell, Indiana. He is survived by his son, Wesley C. Anderson of Paoli, daughters, LaVonne Anderson of Salem, Martha Lynn Jones of Milton, Florida, Charlotte Dillard of Salem, Elizabeth Edwards of Boonville, Kentucky, and DeEtta Shelton of Paoli, seventeen grandchildren and twenty great grandchildren. He is also survived by one brother, Millard Anderson of French Lick. He was preceded in death by his parents and his wife, Jessie Anderson. Arrangements are being handled by T.L. Pinnick Mortuary, 785 South Bears Bend Road, French Lick, Indiana where the family will receive friends, Saturday, December 31, 2011 from 10:00 AM until 1:00 PM. The funeral service will be held at the mortuary, Saturday, December 31, 2011 at 1:00 PM. Burial will be at a later date in Kentucky. www.boonevillekyfuneralhome.com 12/30/11.

 

Anderson, Unis
Lawrenceburg, KY – Unis Anderson, 91, formerly of Owsley Co., of Heritage Hall Nursing Home passed away Sunday, October 21, 2006 at the Frankfort Regional Medical Center after a long illness. He was a retired coal miner and carpenter. He was born on June 18, 1915 in Owsley County, KY to the late John Dillard and Elvira McKinney Anderson. He is survived by a daughter, Ruthie McWilliams of Versailles, Kentucky; a son, Frank Anderson of Manchester, KY; seven grandchildren; five great grandchildren; two brothers, Harlan Anderson and Millard Anderson, both of Paoli, Indiana; and a sister, Grace Slone, of KY. Graveside services at 2:00 p.m., Tuesday, October 23, 2006 at Horn Hill Cemetery with Rev. Burt Paden officiating. Interment at Horn Hill Cemetery with Searcy and Strong Funeral Home in charge of arrangements. Booneville Sentinel October 26, 2006.

 

Angel, Johnny
Booneville, KY – Johnny Angel, 57, of Route 3, passed away June 1, 2007 at the Kentucky River Medical Center in Jackson, KY. He was a logger. Born on December 27, 1949, and an Owsley County native, he was the son of Leonard and Gertrude Gilbert Angel. He is survived by a son, Jonothan (& Shelly) Angel, a daughter, Selena (& Todd) Faulkner, two step-sons, Craig “Buckshot” Adams and Ernie Gipson, all of Booneville; two grandchildren, Jessica and J. T. Angel, also of Booneville; and three sisters, Irene (Charles) Riley, Alice (& Junior Rice) and Betty (& Walton) Brandenburg, all of Booneville. Services were held on Monday, June 4, 2007, 2:00 p.m., at Searcy and Strong Funeral Home with Rev. James Morris officiating. Visitation was held on Sunday evening, June 3, 2007 from 5:00 to 9:00 p.m. Burial in the Brandenburg-Angel Cemetery with Searcy and Strong Funeral Home in charge of arrangements. Booneville Sentinel July 5, 2007.

 

Angel, William
Booneville, KY – William Angel, 44, passed away Thursday, September 21, 2006 at the U. K. Hospital, Lexington, KY. He was the son of the late Albert and Velma Tolson Angel. He was an auto body technician. Survivors include a daughter, Tabatha Angel of Germantown, Ohio; four brothers, Neal Angel of Athol, Kentucky, Dennie Angel of Booneville, Kentucky, Bobby Angel and Kenny Angel, both of Middletown, Ohio; a sister, Alexis Angel Gallimore of Germantown, Ohio; and a host of nieces and nephews. Funeral services were held Monday, September 25, 2006 at the Watts Funeral Home Chapel with the Rev. Cecil Venters officiating. Burial followed in the Hensley Angel Cemetery, Athol, Kentucky. Watts Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements. Pallbearers were family and friends. Booneville Sentinel October 12, 2006.

 

Angel, Winton
Winton Angel, age 72 of Franklin, Ohio passed away on Monday, October 31, 2016 at Hospice of Butler-Warren Counties. Winton was born in Booneville, Kentucky on July 26, 1944 to the late Robert and Laura Angel. Winton was a member of White Stone Pentecostal Church, he enjoyed hunting, fishing, and watching Kentucky Wildcats games in his spare time. He was always working and was known as being a jack of all trades. Winton was a gentle giant who loved spending time with his family and animals. He will be deeply missed by his family and friends. He is preceded in death by his brother, Paul Angel; sister, Cathy Lamb; granddaughter, Wendy Morris. He is survived by his wife of 52 years Joann Angel; son, Clarence (Lori Kreitzer) Angel Jr.; four daughters, Danella Angel, Susan (Michael) Mason, Teresa (Gary) Angel-Barker, Jana (Steve) Casebolt; raised children, Clarence Jordan Angel, Joshua Angel; eight grandchildren; four step grandchildren; nine great grandchildren; three sisters, Mary Metcalf, Anna Rogers, Lena Miller and numerous in-laws, nieces, nephews, and cousins. Visitation will be held on Thursday, November 3, 2016 from 6:00 pm-8:00 pm at Anderson Funeral Homes, 40 North Main Street Springboro, Ohio. Funeral services will be held Friday, November 4, 2016 at 1:00 pm with visitation from 12:00pm to 1:00pm prior to service also at the funeral home with Darlene Brashear officiating. In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to Hospice of Butler Warren Counties. http://www.anderson-funeral.com/obituary/ 11/02/2016.

 

Arnold, Brenda June
Beattyville, KY – Brenda June Arnold, 67 of 290 Baker Bar Road, Beattyville, KY passed away September 4, 2010 at the Marcum – Wallace Hospital in Irvine, KY. Brenda was affiliated with the Pine Grove Church. She was a Residential Technician at the KY River Community Care. She was the daughter of Lewis Arnold and Lena Hamilton. Survivors include 2 sons; Tony Deaton and Troy Deaton, both of Beattyville, Kentucky. One daughter, Tammy Deaton of Beattyville, KY and one granddaughter, Erika Arnold of Beattyville, KY. She leaves surviving one great-granddaughter, Taylor Lainhart, Beattyville, KY and 3 step-grandchildren; Tori Jones, Brandon Horn and Ronnie J. Epperson, all of Beattyville, KY. 3 brothers: Tommy Arnold, Berea, KY; Eddie Arnold, Grayson, KY and Chuck Arnold, Booneville, KY. One sister survives, Joyce Campbell of Beattyville, KY. Preceded in death by a son, Timmy Arnold, her parents, 1 sister, Marilyn Arnold and the father of her children, Everett Deaton. Funeral services were held Tuesday at 2:00 p.m. September 7, 2010 at Searcy and Strong Funeral Home with Rev. Garrett Thomas officiating. Burial in the Deaton Family Cemetery. Booneville Sentinel Sept. 8, 2010.

 

Arrowood, Newton Lewis
Mr. Newton Lewis Arrowood, 77, passed away February 2, 2011 at the Ky. River Medical Center in Jackson following a brief illness. He was born June 1, 1933 in Breathitt County, KY was the son of the late John Henry and Elizabeth Stamper Arrowood and was a member of the Baptist Church. Mr. Arrowood is survived by one sister, Mrs. Mae Mayes of Booneville, KY; two brothers, Mr. Johnny Arrowood of Northern, KY and Mr. Andy Arrowood of Newport, KY. A special caregiver and niece, Mrs. Betty Roberts of Booneville, KY and several nepherws and nieces. Funeral services for Mr. Arrowood was Saturday, February 5, 2011 at 1:00 p.m. at the Searcy and Strong Funeral Home in Booneville, KY with Rev. Larry William Combs officiating. Burial followed in the Arrowood Family Cemtery at Canoe, KY. The Searcy and Strong Funeral Home was in charge of all arrangements. Booneville Sentinel February 9, 2011.

 

Ashcraft, Carolyn Ann
Carolyn Ann Ashcraft, 67, entered into eternal rest on Monday, August 5, at St. Joseph Hospital. She was a native of Jessamine County born Sept, 16, 1945, to the late Clarence and Irene Ashcraft. She was a member of Light House Baptist Church and a homemaker who was devoted to raising her children James Lee Bowman, Greg Bowman, wife Jennifer, Clyde E. Bowman who died in 2004, and her chosen children Andy and Christie. She is also survived by a brother Harry Ashcraft, Debbie Gardner, and 3 sisters Wanda Hensley, Jane Burton husband Tommie, and Bonnie Belcher husband Roger, grandchildren Mallorie Anne Lewis, Riley Owen Elm, and Preston Lee Elm, as well as a special friend Peggy Johnson and husband Rollie. In addition to her son she was preceded in death by 2 brothers Bobby and Jimmy Ashcraft. A Service of Remembrance will be at 7:00 PM Thursday August 8, at Hager & Cundiff Funeral Home. The family will receive visitors from 3:00 PM until time of service. Honoring her as pallbearers will be Andy Oliver, Elmo Campbell, Brian Keith, Luke Oliver, Jim Campbell, and Steve Oliver. She will be laid to rest beside her son in the Griffith Cemetery in Booneville, KY at 12:00 noon Friday, August 9. www.boonevillekyfuneralhome.com 08/07/13

 

Ashcraft, Carolyn Huff
Middlesboro, KY – Carolyn Ashcraft, age 63, formerly of Owsley Co., KY, passed away Friday, February 13, 2009, at the St. Joseph Hospital in Lexington, KY. She was born October 20, 1945, in Bloomington, IN to the late Wes and Ethel Chandler Huff, and she was a homemaker. Survivors include her special companion, Herman McIntosh of Middlesboro, KY; three sons, Gary Blevins of Louisville, KY, Kenny Blevins of Lexington, KY and Paul Blevins of Middlesboro, KY; four daughters, Tara Peters of Booneville, KY, Danielle Ashcraft, Kala McIntosh and Stacy McIntosh, all of Middlesboro, KY; a sister, Frances Jones of Jacksonville, FL; 11 grandchildren; two great grandchildren; and a host of other relatives and friends. Along with her parents, she was preceded in death by a daughter, Letha Kay Norville and a son, Michael Blevins. Funeral services were held Tuesday, February 17, 2009, at 1:00 p.m. at the Booneville Funeral Home, with Rev. Joe Powlas officiating. Visitation held on Tuesday morning, at the funeral home, beginning at 10:00 a.m. until time of service. Burial in the Cow Creek Presbyterian Church Cemetery, Cow Creek, KY, with the Booneville Funeral Home in charge of arrangements. Booneville Sentinel February 25, 2009.

 

Asher, Aline Tackett
Aline Asher age 88 of Corbin, passed away Friday June 26, 2015 at Baptist Health in Corbin. Aline was born in Fixer, Kentucky to the late Leonard and Chloe Gabbard Tackett. She retired from Lockheed Martin in California as an inspector. She was preceded in death by one sister Polly. She is survived by her husband of almost 67 years Bige Asher, one step-son Don Henry of Ohio, and numerous nieces and nephews. Funeral services will be 1 pm Monday June 29, 2015 at Lakes Funeral Home, Berea. Burial will follow in the Berea Cemetery. Visitation will be from 11 am until time of services at the funeral home. www.lakesfuneralhome.com 06/28/2015.

 

Asher, Bige
Mr. Bige Asher, 92, was born August 30, 1924, in Hector, Clay County, Kentucky. He departed this life on December 31, 2016. He was preceded in death by his parents, Carlo and Lola Roberts Asher; his wife, Aline Tackett Asher {* daughter of Leonard & Chloe Gabbard Tackett}; three brothers: Cecil, Carl, and Ed Asher; and two sisters, Mary Asher Hacker and Mallie Asher Hammond. He is survived by his son, Donald; his grandson, Douglas; and great grandsons: Cole, Lincoln, and Mason, all residing in Ohio. He leaves a sister, Jean Asher Berlich, of Michigan. Also mourning his passing is his niece, Linda Asher, of Richmond Hill, Georgia; cousin, David Lee Asher and wife, Pam, of East Bernstadt; and longtime friend, Nealy Jenkins and wife, Sherry, of Corbin. Bige enjoyed the outdoors and was an avid hunter and fisherman. He traveled across our vast country, returning home to southeastern Kentucky. He was a sixth generation descendant of pioneer Dillion Asher and Nancy Davis Asher. He enjoyed the annual fall Asher Family Reunion at Pineville and Beverly, Kentucky. Bige proudly served in the U.S. Army in Europe during World War II and most always wore a baseball cap declaring that fact. He retired as a tool maker in the aircraft industry in California. Services for Mr. Bige Asher will be held at Lakes Funeral Home in Berea, Kentucky, on January 3, 2017. Visitation will be at 10:00 A.M.; the funeral will be held at 11:00 A.M. Interment will follow at Berea Cemetery. The family requests that donations be made to the Redbird Mission: The Dillion Asher Cabin Fund in lieu of flowers. Lakes Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements; online condolences may be left for the family at www.lakesfuneralhome.com.

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