Oditt, Elizabeth Jean Kilburn

Elizabeth Jean Kilburn Oditt, the widow of Carlos Oditt, and the daughter of the late William and Callie Stewart Kilburn, was born in Owsley County, Kentucky on July 15, 1930 and departed this life in Lexington, Kentucky on January 14, 2011 at the age of 80 years, 5 months and 29 days. She was a retired machinist for the National Cash Register Company. Mrs. Oditt is survived by two nieces, Mrs. Sharon Jackson of Beattyville, Kentucky and Mrs. Donna Mays of Ravenna, Kentucky; her step-daughter, Yvonne Wooten; and a host of other nieces, nephews, relatives and friends. Mrs. Oditt was preceded in death by her parents; her husband Carlos; and her brother and sisters, William Kilburn, Jr., Betty Charles, Mona McBee, Helen Adkins and Thelma Sears. Interment Information: Location, Judd Cemetery, Mill Branch School Rd., Beattyville, KY www.newnamfuneralhome.com


Oditt, Helen Louise Seale Oliver

Helen Louise Oditt age 93, went home to be with the Lord on Thursday, May 9, 2013. She was born April 12, 1920 in Owsley County, Booneville, Kentucky to Chester and Dora Seale. Helen was a devoted homemaker and mother. She loved her flowers and cooking, never turning anyone away hungry. She had worked in many of our local restaurants before retiring. Helen attended the Church Of God In Jesus for many years, and was faithful and dedicated to God. She was a wonderful prayer warrior, always praying. Preceding her in death were her parents, Chester and Dora (Bowman) Seals; first husband, Goebel Oliver in 1973; second husband, Henry Oditt in 1993; two grandsons, Dale Jackson and Danny Williams; two brothers Conley and Raymond Seale; and a sister, Jacqueline "Jackie" Oliver. She is survived by three daughters, Lola Faye Rose, Reba Christine Tibbs, and Evelyn "Sam" Greenfield, husband Chuck; step -daughter, Barbara Tussy; two step-sons, Eugene Oliver and Goebel Oliver, Jr.; eight grandchildren; 13 great grandchildren; 10 great-great grandchildren; two brothers, Earl Seale, wife Wanda and Kenneth Wayne Seale; and a host of extended family and friends. The family extends special thanks and appreciation to Frank and Mae Wathen, Mim Rambo and Florence Shoemaker. Visitation will be Monday, May 13, 2013 from 5:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. at the Herr-Riggs Funeral Home, 210 S. Main St. Middletown. A Celebration of Life Service will be held Tuesday, May 14, 2013 at 11:00 a.m. at the Church Of God In Jesus, 5604 West Alexandria Road, Madison Township, with Rev. Arnold Brewer and Rev. James Anderson officiating. Interment will be at the Butler County Memorial Park, Trenton, Ohio. Memorial contributions may be made to the Church Of God In Jesus, 5604 West Alexandria Rd., Middletown, Ohio 45042 or to the Christian Enterprise Baptist Church, 405 Gideon Road, Middletown, Ohio 45044. Arrangements by Herr -Riggs Funeral Home, 210 S. Main St., Middletown. www.journal-news.coml 05/11/2013.


Oldham, Clinton

Clinton Oldham, age 78 of Clarksville, Ohio passed peacefully Wednesday, November 11, 2015 at his residence surrounded by his loving family. Born March 18, 1937 in Owsley County, Kentucky, Clinton was the son of Ellis and Minnie (Bishop) Oldham and was a loving and devoted husband, father and grandfather. Clinton was a retired Job Setter with General Motors in Kettering and enjoyed gardening, fishing and spending time with his family. Preceded in death by his parents, brother Israel Oldham and sister Loretta Combs; Clinton leaves behind his loving wife Ollie (Byrd) Oldham of Clarksville, Ohio; daughter Sandy (Kenny) Medley; brother Stan Oldham of South Lebanon, Ohio; sisters Jackie Combs and Sally Farmer of South Lebanon, Ohio; granddaughter Missy Sargent and great-grandson Todd Sargent and many other family members and friends. The family will receive friends Wednesday, November 18, 2015 from 11am until 1pm at the Stine Kilburn Funeral Home. Funeral services will be held at the funeral home at 1pm with Reverend Arthur McFarland officiating. Burial will follow in the Deerfield Cemetery, South Lebanon, Ohio. http://www.stinekilburnfuneralhome.com 11/14/2015.


Oldham, Edith Rowland

Edith (nee Rowland) Oldham age 96 of Spring City, Tennessee and formerly of South Lebanon, Ohio, passed peacefully Monday, February 22, 2016 at the Golden Years Retirement Resort in Spring City, Tennessee. Born October 14, 1919 in Owsley County, Kentucky, Edith was the daughter of Andy and Ethel (Stivers) Rowland and was a loving and devoted wife, mother and grandmother. Preceded in death by her parents, husband Grover W. Oldham in 1985 and brother Virgil Rowland; Edith leaves behind her only child Jack Oldham of Spring City, Tennessee and grandsons David and Greg Oldham. Graveside services will be held Friday, February 26, 2016 at 1pm in the Fellowship Cemetery with Pastor Lester Jones officiating and burial to follow. http://stinekilburnfuneralhome.com 02/24/2016.


Olinger, Virgil

Booneville, KY – Virgil Olinger, 71, passed away Monday, May 18, 1998 at the Owsley County Health Care Center in Booneville, KY. He was born April 5, 1927 in Owsley County to the late Henry and Letha Bingham Olinger. He was a self- employed farmer and life time resident of Owsley County. Survivors include a sister, Nora Taylor of Zoe, KY. He was preceded in death by a brother, Earnest Olinger. Funeral services were held Wednesday, May 20, at 1:00 p .m. at the Booneville Funeral Home with the Rev. Garret Thomas officiating. Burial in the Olinger Cemetery at Zoe, KY with Booneville Funeral Home in charge of arrangements


Oliver, Herman Jr.

Booneville, KY – Herman Oliver, Jr., 79, husband of Roena Gray Oliver, passed away Tuesday, November 27, 2007, at the St. Joseph Hospital in Lexington, KY. Mr. Oliver was born in Owsley County, KY, on August 15, 1928, to the late Herman and Fannie Lynch Oliver. He was a farmer and attended the Assembly of God Church. Along with his wife of 59 years, he is survived by a daughter, Wilma (& Kenneth) Barrett of Booneville, KY; a son, Darrell J. (& Mayree) Oliver of Owenton, KY; two brothers, Coy and Verlon Oliver, both of Booneville, KY; a sister, Betty Sparks of Stanton, KY; seven grandchildren; 13 great grandchildren; and a host of other relatives and friends. Besides his parents, he was preceded in death by a daughter, Virginia Ruth Oliver; a granddaughter, Amanda Michelle Oliver; and a sister, Zella Oliver. Funeral services were Friday, November 20, 2007, at 2:00 p.m. at the Booneville Funeral Home, with Brother Randall Amburgy and Brother Carl Read officiating. Burial at the Brown Cemetery, Travellers Rest, KY, with the Booneville Funeral Home in charge of arrangements. Booneville Sentinel December 6, 2007.


Oliver, Lewis Marvin

Booneville, KY – Lewis Marvin Oliver, age 77, passed away peacefully Feb. 28th, 2015 at the Owsley County Health Care Center following a long illness. He was born March 22nd, 1936 in Owsley County, KY, was the son of the late Willie and Cora Creech Oliver. He was a farmer, was a member of the Church of God. Marvin is survived by 3 sisters: Mrs. Mary Lou Gray (Ralph) of Booneville, KY, Mrs. Margaret Marie Gray of Hamilton, OH Mrs. Joyce Neeley (Ronnie) of Booneville, 2 brothers: Mr. Bill Oliver of Booneville and Mr. Ralph Oliver of Richmond, KY and also surviving are several loving nieces, nephews, relatives and friends. He was preceded in death by his parents; Willie and Cora Oliver and 1 brother; Edward Lee Oliver, and 2 sisters; Anna Helen Oliver and Irene Oliver Culton. Funeral services were held on Sunday, March 1st, 2015 at 1:00 p.m. at the Searcy and Strong Funeral Home with Pastor Timmy Harris officiating. Marvin was laid to rest beside his sister Irene in the Oliver Family Cemetery in Owsley County, KY. Pallbearers included: Oscar Gibbons, Luke Oliver, Matthew Oliver, Lin Oliver, Ralph Oliver, Jr. and Timmy Harris. Booneville Sentinel 03/12/2015.


Oliver, Phyllis Ann Smith

Phyllis Ann Oliver was born May 8, 1948 in Owsley County and departed this life Tuesday, December 5, 2017 at the U.K. Medical Center in Lexington, being 69 years of age. She was the daughter of the late Elmo Smith and Martha Stepp Creech. Phyllis is survived by her husband, Coy Oliver of Booneville; two children, Betty Jo Thomas of Alexandria and Billy Paul Oliver of Florence and by three step children, Denzil Lee Oliver of Tyner, Carolyn Spurlock of Richmond and Norma J. Oliver of Sand Gap. She is also survived by seven siblings, Ronnie, Gary, Michael, Ruby, Bonnie, Sue and Teresa. She was blessed with a host of grandchildren and great grandchildren. In addition to her parents, Phyllis was also preceded in death by three children, Coy Oliver Jr., Irvine Anthony Smith and Bonnie Lou Lynch; by a brother, Billy Smith and by two sisters, Brenda Seals and Phyllis’s twin, Carol Roberts. Funeral service 2:00 PM Sunday, December 10, 2017 at Lakes Funeral Home with Bro. Eddy Judd officiating. Lakes Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements. www.lakesfuneralhomemckee.com


Osborne, Donna Kay

Booneville, KY – Donna Kay Osborne, age 55, of Richmond, KY; formerly of Owsley County, passed away on Sunday, February 3, 2013. Donna was born in Butlersville, IN on July 3, 1957, a daughter of the late Raymond and Nancy (Barrett) Osborne. She was a factory worker, and a member of the Sugar Camp Baptist Church. She is survived by 2 daughters; Nancy Damrell of Lancaster, KY, Tommie (Bill) Cary of Jackson, TN, 1 brother; Mitchell Osborne of Booneville, KY, 1 sister; China (Bobby) Wilson of Booneville, KY, 10 grandchildren; John Sanders, Daniel Pruitt, Zachary Taylor, Jacob Cary, Destiny Cary, Breydan Kendrick, Alisha Little, Summer Neeley, Brian K. Damrell, Kalieb Damrell-Sparks, a special friend; Kevin Phfleuger of Berea, KY, along with a host of other relatives and friends. Donna was preceded in death by her parents, 2 daughters; Corine Day and Bobbie Joe Day, 2 sisters; Lisa Osborne and Thelma Osborne, 2 brothers; Johnny Osborne and James Osborne. Funeral Services will be held at the Booneville Funeral Home, Booneville, KY at 7:00 PM on Friday, February 8, 2013 with Pastor Tim Charlton officiating. Visitation will be held Friday, February 8, 2013 from 5:00 PM until time of service at the Funeral Home. The Booneville Funeral Home in charge of all arrangements. www.boonevillekyfuneralhome.com 02/08/2013.


Osborne, S. Helen Bishop

OSBORNE, S. Helen (Bishop) age 61 of Sardinia, Ohio passed peacefully Monday, October 15, 2007 at Hospice of Cincinnati with her family by her side. Born April 22, 1946 in Ricetown, Kentucky, she was the daughter of Leonard and Lydia (Reed) Bishop and was a loving and devoted wife, mother and grandmother who will always be remembered for her kindness, giving and her patriotism, as she was very proud of her two grandsons serving in the U.S. Navy - Adam Blevins and Marines - Allen Kelly. Preceded in death by her parents and two sisters - Iva Clouse and Ethel Sunnycalb; she is survived by her sons - Tony (Anne) Blevins of Maineville, Ohio, Dennis (Donna) Blevins of Mount Sterling, Kentucky, Britt (Jennifer) Blevins of Batavia, Ohio and step-son - Tom Osborne of Florida; step-daughters - Polly Vick of Texas, Jennifer Kelly of Kentucky and Laura Osborne of Sardinia, Ohio; brothers - Ben Bishop of Lebanon, Carl Bishop of Morrow and Roy Bishop of Tennessee; sister - Maggie Couch of Hillsboro, Ohio; 14 grandchildren and ten great grandchildren. Friends may call on the family Thursday evening, October 18, 2007 from 6:00pm until 8:00pm at the Stine Kilburn Funeral Home. Funeral services will be held Friday, October 18, 2007 at 1:00pm at the Full Gospel Tabernacle Church of God on Deerfield Road, Lebanon, Ohio with Reverend Ray Napier officiating. Burial will follow in the Deerfield Cemetery in South Lebanon, Ohio. Arrangements have been entrusted to Stine Kilburn Funeral Home, 801 Monroe Road, Lebanon, Ohio 40536. www.stinekilburnfuneralhome.com October 19, 2007.


Osborne-Neville, Thelma J.

Booneville, KY - Thelma J. Osborne - Neville, age 52, wife of Robert Lee Neville, passed away Saturday, April 16, 2011 at Centeral Baptist Hospital in Lexington, KY. Thelma was born June 8, 1958 to the late Nancy and Raymond Osborne. She was a member of the Sugar Camp Baptist Church and Home Maker. She is survived by her children, 2 sons; William Neville and Chris Neville both of Richmond, KY, 4 daughters; Ginger (Tim) Sparks of Mt. Vernon, KY, Sonoa Neville of Booneville, KY, Erica Neville and Lora Neville both of Eminence, KY, 1 brother; Mitchell (Dorothy) Osborne of Booneville, KY, 2 sisters; China (Bobby) Wilson and Donna Osborne both of Booneville, Ky, 11 grandchildren and many other loving family members and friends. Along with her parents, she was preceded in death by 1 sister; Lisa Osborne and 2 brothers; Johnny and James Osborne. Visitation will be held Monday, April 18, 2011 from 5:00 to 7:00 PM at The Booneville Funeral Home. Funeral services will be held immediately following visitaion with Pastor Tim Charlton officiating. To leave the family a special message, please visit www.boonevillekyfuneralhome.com. The Booneville Funeral Home is charge of all arrangements.


Osborne, Pauline

Mrs. Pauline Osborne, 84, passed away August 26, 2011, at the St. Joseph Hospital in Lexington, KY following a long illness. She was born January 1, 1927 in Owsley County, KY, was the daughter of the late Willie and Maude Smith Osborne, was a homemaker and was a member of the Baptist church. Mrs. Osborne is survived by seven sons: Mr. Lou Svatba and wife Judy & Mr. Tony Bowman of Booneville, KY, Mr. Larry Duff of Versailles, KY, Mr. Dwayne Svatba and Mr. Wayne Svatba of Florence, KY, Mr. Alvin Svatba and wife Hazel of Cross Plains, IN and Mr. Carl Svatba and wife Tammy of Beattyville, KY: 24 grandchildren and 40 great grandchildren, also there is one sister: Mrs. Mildred Smith of Booneville, KY. Funeral services for Mrs. Osborne were held Monday, August 29, 2011 at 1:00 PM at the Searcy and Strong Funeral Home. Officiating the service was the Rev. Jerry Lacefield with the burial following in the Shepherd Memorial Cemetery in Booneville. The Searcy and Strong Funeral Home was in charge of all arrangements. Booneville Sentinel September 1, 2011.


Owens, Norma Faye Logan

Norma Faye Owens, 79, passed February 6, 2013 at Grandview Health Center of Martinsville where she had been a patient for eight months. The eldest of three girls, she was born June 18, 1933 in Owsley County, Kentucky to William and Mertie (daughter of William Harrison “Bunk” & Mary Ann “Sissy” Creech Gabbard of Travellers Rest) Logan. She was a 1972 graduate of Whiteland High School and graduated from Ivy Tech School of Nursing in 1977 as a licensed practical nurse. On September 14, 1951, she was married to John E. Owens in Connersville. He preceded her in death on July 28, 2001. They were married forty-nine years. Norma not only worked as L.P.N. for thirty-five years, she also was employed by the Fayette County Aging Services from 1999 to 2002. She reared five children, Donald E. Owens of San Antonio, Texas, Linda S. Owens of Rushville, Indiana, William J. Owens of Indianapolis, Indiana, John David Owens of Greenwood, Indiana and Elizabeth A. Duncan of Mooresville, Indiana, a sister and brother-in-law, Thomas and Sue Ripberger and their family. Norma was a very proud grandmother of nine grandchildren and fifteen great-grandchildren. She was a member of New Heights Church of Christ as well as Martinsville Christian Church. She enjoyed gardening, flower arranging and her family. Funeral services will be held at 11 AM Saturday, February 9, 2013 at Miller, Moster, Robbins Funeral Home; burial will be in Lick Creek Cemetery – family and friends may call from 9 AM until the time of the service. Memorial contributions may be made to the Fayette County Humane Society. www.millermosterrobbins.com 02/08/2013.