Palmer, Liz Moore
Mrs. Liz Palmer, 61 passed away October 22, 2013 at the St. Joseph Hospital in Lexington, KY, following a long illness. She was born March 29, 1952 in Owsley County, KY, was the daughter of the late Estill & Emma Bishop Moore, was the wife of James Palmer, was a homemaker and was a member of the Beattyville Full Gospel Church. Liz is survived by her husband: James Palmer of Booneville, KY, one son: Mr. Brian Moore of Booneville, KY, one daughter: Ms. Christy Moore of Covington, KY, her mother-in-law: Mrs. Viola Palmer of Booneville, KY, a sister: Mrs. Darlene McIntosh of Beattyville, KY & several nieces, nephews & friends. She was preceded in death by her parents: Estill & Emma Moore & two sisters: Rose Baker & Edna Campbell. Funeral services for Mrs. Palmer were held Sunday, October 27, 2013 at 1:00 PM with visitation on Saturday evening from 6 to 9 PM all at the Searcy & Strong Funeral Home, officiating the services was Sister Brenda White with the burial following in the Riverview Cemetery at Beattyville, KY. The Searcy & Strong funeral was in charge of all arrangements.

 

Palmer, Viola Jones
Mrs. Viola Palmer, 92, passed away December 23, 2013 at the KY River Medical Center in Jackson, KY following a brief illness. She was born January 30, 1921 in Manchester, KY, was the daughter of the late John A. & Sophia Turner Jones, was the widow of James H. Palmer, was a homemaker and was a member of the Mt. Olivet Holiness Church. Mrs. Palmer is survived by one son: Mrs. James Palmer of Booneville, KY, two grandchildren: Mr. Brian Moore of Booneville, KY and Mrs. Cristy Penick of Covington, KY. Also there are several nieces, nephews, relatives and friends. Funeral services for Mrs. Palmer were held Saturday, December 28, 2013 at 1:00 PM with visitation starting at 10:00 AM at the Searcy and Strong Funeral Home. Officiating the services was Pastor Brenda White with the burial following in the Riverview Cemetery at Beattyville, KY. The Searcy & Strong Funeral Home was in charge of all arrangements.

 

Parsons, James Wesley
Booneville, KY – Mr. James Wesley Parsons, 69, passed away March 8, 2012 at the St. Joseph Hospital in Lexington, KY following a brief illness. He was born May 19, 1942 in Riley, WV. James was the son of Augusta Casto and Leona Lemley and was a retired miner and car salesman. James is survived by three daughters: Ms. Melissa Parsons and Mrs. Vicki Bennett and husband Lee all of Booneville, KY and Mrs. Teresa Kilgore and husband of Cincinnati, OH. Three grandchildren: Sabrina Cole, E. J. Parsons Smith and Austin Kilgore and three great-grandchildren: Breona, Kio’ndre and Audrina, also there are many special nieces, nephews, family and friends. He was preceded in death by his parents and one sister, Dorothy Norton and one brother. Memorial services for Mr. Parsons were held Sunday evening, March 11, 2012 from 5:00 to 8:00 pm at the Searcy and Strong Funeral Home. Officiating the service was the Rev. Gary Marshall. The Searcy and Strong Funeral Home was in charge of all arrangements. Booneville Sentinel March 15, 2012.

 

Partin, Theda Marie Bowman
Theda Marie Bowman Partin, devoted wife of Bob R. Partin for fifty-seven years, died March 11, 2015 of ovarian cancer. She was born Oct 25, 1939 in Owsley County, KY to James F. and Ruby Wilson Bowman. Theda worked part-time as Kentucky Insurance Arbitration secretary for sixteen years and retired from McAlpins in 1998. She was a member of Rosemont Baptist Church forty-seven years serving in different capacities and volunteered for the Owsley County Historical Society before her illness. Theda enjoyed B ible Study class taught by Jim Eastburn, reading, crossword puzzles and quilting. Besides her loving husband, Bob, she is survived by three daughters, Dena Terry (Kevin) of Lebanon, TN, Janell Adams (Mike Murphy) of Lancaster, KY, and Amy Miller (Freddie) of Stonewall, LA; ten grandchildren and eight great-grand-children. Survivors also include her sister, Rose Bowman Terrell (Mickey) of Owensboro, KY, brother-in-law, Herbert Partin (Lana) Corbin, KY, an aunt, Imogene Turner of Winchester, KY, several nieces, nephews and cousins. She was predeceased by her parents, her sister, Ann Bowman Manooch and brother, James F. Bowman, II. Memorial services will be at Rosemont Baptist Church, Rosemont Garden at 6pm with visitation beginning at 5pm on Friday, March 13. Donations can be made to Rosemont Baptist Church or Hospice of the Bluegrass. www.clarklegacycenter.com 03/13/2015.

 

Patrick, Hickman
Hickman Patrick was born January 7, 1914, to W. G. and Edith McKinney Patrick in Kimbrell, Kentucky. He grew up in Hargett, KY in Estill County just a few miles from the homestead of his great-great grandfather Thomas Patrick who homesteaded in the area now designated as Clark County before Kentucky was a state. In 1931, he graduated from Alvan Drew School in Wolfe County, a Methodist boarding school, and in 1937 from Union College in Barbourville, KY. For ten years, part of them while attending Union, he taught elementary school in one-room schools in Estill County and in the Hargett Consolidated School, where he met Elise Sams. They married on June 12, 1940. In 1942, he graduated from the University of Kentucky College of Agriculture and was honored as Distinguished Alumnus from the Quicksand Region in 1981. He was an avid Kentucky Wildcat Basketball fan. In the fall of 1942, he began a 38-year career of teaching Vocational Agriculture--in Lee County High School 1942-1948, Owsley County High School 1948-1959, and Lee County High School 1959-1980. He taught many in these two counties, advising them in FFA, supervising their farming programs, taking them on trips to FFA Camp, the Kentucky State Fair, and the FFA conventions, encouraging them to find their place and do their best. Since agriculture was an Essential Occupation during WWII, he contributed to the war effort by running a cannery, teaching adult farming classes at night and supervising a Veteran’s Training Program in agriculture as the war ended. He was a lifetime member of the Farm Bureau, having been a founding member of the Owsley County Chapter, organized in 1944. He served on the board for several years and was president from 1982-1987. He was a member of the Booneville Lion’s Club and served as its president. He was very interested in public libraries and the availability of books for his students and community. As a teacher in the one-room schools, he carried books to his school from the Board of Education. In Owsley County he served as the Chairman of the Owsley County Public Library Board of Trustees from 1974-1989. While Chairman of the Board, he was instrumental in getting a bookmobile for Owsley County. Based on the work of the Board of Trustees during his term of service as chairman, the trustees were awarded the 1990 Outstanding Board of Trustees Award. He was a lifetime member of the Friends of the Owsley County Public Library. The library was written up in the Lexington Herald as “The Little Library that Could” its success in building a library and programs finding ways to fund this with little money. A generation of children in Owsley County along with his grandchildren knew him as the “real” Santa Claus at the public library and a local retail business. He vividly remembered making his profession of faith on Sunday morning as a young boy in Jackson’s Chapel United Methodist Church and recalled how that day, as he rode home from church in the buggy between his father and mother, the sun shone brighter than he had ever seen it. He supported this church for the rest of his life. He was a member of the Booneville Methodist Church for 32 years serving as, Sunday School Superintendent and Sunday School teacher of high school-aged students for all of those years. He retired in 1980 and moved to Burgin, Kentucky in 1987, where he became a member of the Burgin Methodist Church. He is survived by three of his four children: Frances Clark (Ande) of Nashville, TN, Peggy Branam of Harrodsburg, KY, and Bill Patrick (Twana) of Burgin, KY, one son-in-law Barry Crawford (Anne) of Savannah, GA; six grandchildren: Anne Elise Napier (Kelly) and Mary Frances Clark of Nashville, TN, Cathy Crawford (Ben) of Savannah, GA, Patrick Branam (Amy) of Harrodsburg, KY, Laura Colliver (Jeremy) of Finchville, KY, and Susie Patrick of Burgin, KY; and eight great grandchildren: Lilliana, Michaela, and Rio Napier, Emiline Baxter, Blaine and Molly Colliver, and Braydon and Bryson Branam, a host of nieces and nephews, great nieces and nephews, and cousins of the McKinney, Patrick, and Sams families. Visitation--Wednesday, December 4, 5:00-8:00 p.m. Alexander and Royalty Funeral Home (304 East Lexington Street, Harrodsburg, KY) Visitation--Thursday, December 5, 9:00-10:00 a.m. at the Burgin Baptist Church (433 East Main Street, Burgin, KY)Funeral Service-- Thursday, December 5, 10:00-11:00 a.m. Burgin Baptist Church. Visitation-- Thursday, December 5, 2:00-3:00 p.m. Jackson’s Chapel United Methodist Church, 3010 Spout Springs Road (Hwy 82, Estill County) Irvine, KY. Funeral Service--Thursday, December 5, 3:00-4:00 p.m. Jackson’s Chapel United Methodist Church. Burial in the Jackson’s Chapel Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, the family requests that memorial gifts be sent to the “Friends of the Owsley County Public Library,” P. O. Box 240, Booneville, KY 41314. www.alexanderandroyalty.com 12/04/13.

 

Patrick, Mary Reynolds
Patrick, Mary E., age 83, of Trenton, passed away Wednesday, September 21, 2016 at Birchwood Nursing Home. She was born September 29, 1932 in Booneville, KY to Floyd and Lizzie Jane (Bowman) Reynolds. She worked at Sorg Paper in the computers - payroll department for 35 years, retiring in 1996. Mary was a member of Crosspoint Church of Christ. Mary is survived by her sons, Edward (Kathleen) Williams of Middletown, Steve Williams of Cincinnati; grandchildren, Ed (Heather) Whiteman of Nashville, TN, KateLynn Williams, Megan Williams, Tyler Goughenour all of Middletown; 4 great-grandchildren; brother, Clifford (Vivian) Reynolds. She is preceded in death by her parents; husband, Harold “Jack” Patrick; daughter, Michelle Renee Williams; grandsons, Benjamin Ray Williams, Austin Dean Goughenour; brother, Layton Reynolds. Visitation will be held Tuesday, September 27, 2016 from 10:00-12:00 pm at Baker-Stevens-Parramore Funeral Home. A Celebration of Life Service will follow at the funeral home. Interment will be at Butler County Memorial Park. Memorial contributions may be made to Alzheimer’s Association, 644 Linn Street. Suite 1026, Cincinnati, OH 45203. Condolences may be sent to the family at www.bakerstevensparramore.com 09/23/2016.

 

Patrick, Virgil
Mr. Virgil Patrick 80, passed away January 6, 2012 at the KY River Medical Center in Jackson, KY, following a long illness. He was born September 5, 1932 in Campton, KY, was a retired welder. Mr. Patrick is survived by a brother, Mr. Russell Patrick of Campton, KY and a sister, Mr. Rose Patrick of Florida. Graveside services for Mr. Patrick were held Saturday, January 7, 2012 at the Lerose Cemetery. The Searcy and Strong Funeral Home was in charge of all arrangements. Booneville Sentinel 01/12/2012.

 

Patton, Dr. Henry Stewart Jr.
Booneville, KY – Dr. Henry Stewart Patton, Jr., 75, died Monday afternoon, February 4, 2008, at home in Booneville, KY. He was born in Ashland, KY, September 3, 1932. He served in the United States Air Force during the Korean Conflict. Ordained to the Ministry in 1977, Henry (Hank as many knew him) was known for his work in South Central Kentucky with the Children’s Bible Crusade. Hank was pastor of the Lerose Baptist Church, Lerose, KY, and the Upper Buffalo Baptist Church in Ricetown, KY. He was the former pastor of Confluence Baptist Church in Confluence, KY. Children were always welcomed and loved by Hank, whether they were learning the most Bible verses during a week at Camp Brent Laneer or attending one of the church Bible classes he set up throughout the state of Kentucky and surrounding states. Dressed like a clown, he entertained many children in the Shriner’s Children’s Hospital in Lexington, KY. He is survived by his wife of 53 years, Rosteen Crum Patton; two daughters, Lydia Greear (Asa) of St. Agustine, FL and Rowynna Dail of Norwalk, CT; two sons, Hank Patton (Susan) of Berea, KY and Bart Patton (Julie) of Booneville, KY. He is also survived by seven grandchildren, Thaddeus Greear, Frankfort, KY, Tony Dail, Lexington, KY, Jeremiah Greear, Atlanta, GA, Timothy Dial, Amherst, MA, Jessica Stotler (Ryan) Campbellsville, KY, Becky Patton, Berea, KY, and Emalee Patton, Booneville, KY. And three great grandchildren, Holton and Alton Greear and Juliana Dail. In lieu of flowers donations can be made to the Children’s Bible Crusade, Booneville, KY, in his honor. Graveside services were held at 1:00 p.m. Thursday, at the Patton family Cemetery, Cannonsburg, KY with Rev. Asa Greear officiating. Visitation was held on Wednesday evening from 6:00 – 9:00 p.m. at the Searcy and Strong Funeral Home in Booneville. Booneville Sentinel February 13, 2008.

 

Patton, Ruby Rosteen Crum
BOONEVILLE - Ruby Rosteen Crum Patton, devoted pastor's wife, precious mother, grandmother and great-grandmother, of Booneville, KY, died December 23, 2012. Rosteen was born on February 4, 1935 in Grayson, KY, daughter of the late Roscoe Elam Crum and late Jessie Crum Barnhill. She was the wife of the late Rev. Henry Stewart Patton, Jr. Rosteen committed her life and work to her family and serving "my Jesus". She was a devoted mother to Lydia Greear (husband Asa), Palm Coast, FL; Rowynna Dail, Bridgeport, CT; Hank Patton (wife Susan), Berea, and Bart Patton (wife Julie), Booneville. She was proud of her seven grandchildren, Thaddeus Greear, Frankfort; Tony Dail, Lexington; Jeremiah Greear (wife Chelsi) Palm Coast, FL; Timothy Dail, Christchurch, New Zealand; Jessica Greear Stotler (Ryan), Campbellsville; Rebecca Patton, Berea; Emalee Patton, Booneville. She rocked and cuddled each of her five great-grandchildren, Holton and Alton Greear; Julianna Dail; and Samantha Arya and Juliette Stotler. She is survived by her sisters, Lois Marie Crum Little, Ashland; Joyce Ann Crum Buck, Grayson; and Mary Gail Crum Hardy, OH. Rosteen was a member of the Upper Buffalo Baptist Church. She served in Children's ministry in Owsley County for 36 years at the Camp Brent Laneer, Lerose Baptist Church and Upper Buffalo Baptist Church. Rosteen worked with children in Owsley County 4-H. She was a part of the First Baptist Church, Beattyville Ladies Bible study. Visitation will be 6-9pm Friday, December 28, 2012, at the Searcy-Strong Funeral Home, Booneville, KY. Graveside service will be held at 11am at the Patton Cemetery, Cannonsburg, KY. Asa Greear will be officiating. www.legacy.com/obituaries/kentucky/obituary 12/27/2012.

 

Pendergrass, Dorothy Fox
Booneville, KY - Dorothy Fox Pendergrass, 86, widow of Edwin Pendergrass, passed away on Monday, February 7, 2005 suddenly. She was a homemaker and attended the New Hope Baptist Church. She was born on May 16, 1918 to George and Ellen Brandenburg Fox. She is survived by two sons, Willis (& Jo) Pendergrass and James (& Wilma) Pendergrass, both of Booneville, KY and a daughter, Mae (& Bob) Hunt of Flint, MI; six grandchildren and seven great grandchildren. Visitation will be held from 5:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m. Wednesday evening at the Searcy and Strong Funeral Home. Funeral service at 10:00 a.m., Thursday, February 10, 2005 at the funeral home with Rev. Jamie Brunk officiating. Burial in the Pendergrass Family Cemetery with Searcy and Strong Funeral Home in charge of arrangements. Booneville Sentinel

 

Pendergrass, Gary L.
Gary L. Pendergrass, age 67 of Fairfield, passed away at Mercy Hospital on Monday, October 6, 2014 at 12:40AM. He was born in Hamilton on January 29, 1947 to Clayton and Thelma (Bishop) Pendergrass. Gary was employed at Pepsi Cola Bottling Company in Hamilton, OH, retiring in 2009. He attended Fairfield West Baptist Church, loved watching NASCAR, football, and baseball. On June 11, 1966 in Hamilton he married Janet Lang. He is survived by his wife of 48 years, Janet Pendergrass; two children Jeffrey (Terry) Pendergrass, and Michele (John) Murphy; three grandchildren, Amanda Pendergrass, Gabby Murphy, and Garrett Murphy; two sisters, Brenda Williams and Candy (Richard) Knepfle; brother in law Greg (Debra) Lang; one special niece Julie Hampton; and one special great niece, Jessica Hampton; numerous other relatives and friends. He was preceded in death by parents; one brother, Clayton Pendergrass Jr. Funeral service will be held at Brown Dawson Flick Funeral Home, 1350 Millville Avenue, on Saturday, October 11, 2014 at 10AM with Pastor Rob Rosenbalm officiating. Burial will follow at Rose Hill Burial Park. Visitation will be held on Friday, October 10, 2014 from 5pm-8pm at the funeral home. The family wishes to express a special thank you to the nurses and PCA’s on 5 Tower Mercy Hospital, and the staff at OHC. Memorial contributions can be made to American Cancer Society. http://browndawsonflick.com 10/10/2014.

 

Pendergrass, Homer
Homer Pendergrass, beloved father, grandfather and great-grandfather passed away at age 95 on May 15, 2010 at Mercy Hospital in Fairfield, Ohio. Homer was born on November 3, 1914 to Bowen and Nannie Metcalf Pendergrass in White Oak near Booneville, Kentucky. He was one of sixteen children. During his youth, Homer spent his time growing up on a farm until the death of his father when he joined the Civilian Conservation Corps at a young age. His experience in Jackson Hole, Wyoming and Idaho were always very special to him. His parents and all of his brothers and sisters preceded him in death including his sister Arba Gray who lived to 106. Included in his sisters and brothers were Roy, Mrytle, Wendel, Dale, Agnes, Gladys, and Estill. Also preceding him in death is his beloved wife of almost 73 years, Edna Mosley. Homer and Edna married in Booneville, Kentucky on April 9, 1936. They moved to Ohio and raised two sons in Fairfield while Homer worked for Opekasit, Hamilton Transit Company for 25 years and for Pease Everstraight Doors until he retired and Edna worked at Sears in Hamilton for 33 years. He is survived by his two sons Ferris (Wilma) and Bob (Pat) all of Fairfield. His surviving grandchildren include Sandra (Mike) Collins, Keith (Teresa) Pendergrass, Tammy (Kevin) O'Leary and Chad (Natalie) Pendergrass. Surviving great-grandchildren include Aimee Collins, Chris Collins, Stefan Pendergrass, Logan Pendergrass, Allison O'Leary, Carter Pendergrass and Grace Pendergrass. Also surviving are many beloved nieces, nephews, friends and neighbors. Homer was known for his natural musical talent, playing guitar, organ. piano ect. all by ear which he displayed at family gatherings, His sense of humor was also well known as he use to tell amusing stories and jokes from his past experiences and then laugh with us. His longevity can be attributed to his belief in not worrying and his daily long walks which continued until February of this year. Homer was also a beloved member of the Laurel Avenue Church of Christ. He was insistent on attending even though his health was failing up until February of this year. A special thanks goes out to the home care givers who took such good care of Homer this past year and also to the nurses of Tri County Extended Care Center for the lst few months and to the doctors and nurses at Mercy Hospital. Visitation will be 10 a.m. until time of service (12 noon) Tuesday, May 18, 2010 at the Avance Funeral Home & Crematory, 4978 Winton Rd. Fairfield with Charles Anderson of Laurel Church of Chirst officiating. Interment will follow at Rose Hill Burial Park. Memorials may be sent to the Building Fund of the Laurel Avenue Church of Christ in Hamilton, Ohio. Condolences may be offered at: www.avancefuneralhome.com Taken from the Hamilton Journal.

 

Pendergrass, Rickey G.
Rickey G. Pendergrass Age 56 of Fairfield Township, Ohio died Tuesday, May 5, 2015, at his home. He was born in Hamilton, Ohio on July 9, 1958, the son of Estill {* son of Washington B. & Nannie Metcalf Pendergrass} and Virgie Dean {* daughter of Bradley & Minnie Barrett Dean} Pendergrass. Survivors include three children, Mandy (Rodney) Stone, Bryan Hodge, and Brooke Sullivan; 6 grandchildren; a brother, Junior (Mary) Pendergrass; a sister, Louise (James) Barnes; many nieces and nephews. Funeral Services will be held at 2:00pm Tuesday in the Zettler Funeral Home, 2646 Pleasant Ave. Visitation will be 1:00-2:00pm Tuesday in the funeral home. www.zettlerfuneralhome.com 05/11/2015.

 

Pendergrass, Virgie M. Dean
Virgie M. Pendergrass, age 82, of Camden, Ohio, beloved mother, grandmother, great grandmother and great great grandmother, died Friday, January 14, 2011, at the Vancrest Healthcare Center in Eaton, Ohio. She was born on August 28, 1928, in Booneville, Kentucky, daughter of the late Bradley and Minnie (Barrett) Dean. On October 31, 1946, Virgie married Estill Pendergrass. They later moved to Fairfield, Ohio to raise their children. Virgie loved to cook and worked her entire life to serve others. She was employed at the Eaton Manor Restaurant; Canteen Food Services at the Diebold Safe Company where she was manager of the cafeteria, and the Highland Dairy Bar in Fairfield until her retirement at the age of 65. Virgie was a faithful member and servant of the Paducah Avenue Baptist Church in Fairfield. She will be missed by many friends and relatives as one who was always thinking of the needs of others. In addition to her parents she is preceded in death by her husband, Estill in 2005 and her sister: Hilda Dean. Virgie is survived by her five children: Louise (James) Barnes, of Camden, Ohio; Estill (Mary) Pendergrass, Jr., of Oxford, Ohio; Joan (Paul) Eversole of Eaton; Evelyn (Johnny) Shannon of Somerville, Ohio, and Ricky Pendergrass of Hamilton; brother, Carl Dean of Kentucky; two half brothers and one half sister; eight grandchildren; twelve great grandchildren and three great great grandchildren, and many nieces and nephews. Funeral Service will be held at 1:00 p.m., Wednesday, January 19, 2011, at Nein Barnes Funeral Home, 249 N. Main St., Camden, Ohio with Pastor Douglas Rose officiating. Interment will be held in Butler Memorial Park near Trenton, Ohio. Family will receive friends on Wednesday, one hour prior to the service at the funeral home. Condolences may be sent to the family via the website www.barnesfuneralhome.com

 

Pennington, Viola Christine Morris
Pennington, Viola Christine (nee: Morris), 71, of Clearwater, FL, formerly of Lebanon, OH died Wednesday February 3, 2010. Born September 8, 1938 in Owsley County, KY to Durward L. and Nova (nee: Tincher) Morris, she was a 1957 graduate of Lebanon High School. A member of the Northside Baptist Church, she owned and operated the Pennington Drapery and Upholstery shop in Lebanon before retiring in 1994. Preceded in death by her parents, her husbands, Walter C. Pennington and James Frank Pennington, one brother, Wendell C. Morris, survivors include one son, Timothy (Amy Wachter-Pennington) Pennington, one daughter, Gladys (John) Davis, three step sons, Greg Pennington, Bryan Pennington, and Ryan Pennington, one step daughter, Jill Willets, and three grandchildren, Sarah Elizabeth Pennington, Rachel Christine Pennington, and Eliza Grace Davis. Visitation, Monday February 8, 2010 from 10 AM till 12 Noon with funeral service immediately following, all at the Oswald-Hoskins Funeral Home, Lebanon. Interment follows at Butler County Memorial Park. Memorials requested to the Northside Baptist Church. www.webfh.com March 4, 2010.

 

Penwell, Vola Kay Amburgy
PENWELL, Vola Kay (nee Amburgy) age 75 of Trenton, Ohio passed peacefully Wednesday morning, March 26, 2014 at the Garden Manor Extended Nursing Care in Middletown, Ohio. Born January 4, 1939 in LeRose, Kentucky, Kay was the daughter of F.D. and Jalah (Spencer) Amburgy and was a loving and devoted wife, mother and grandmother and friend to all who knew her. Kay referred to herself as "Baby Kay" as she was the youngest of 11 children. Preceded in death by her parents, husbands James Penwell and Thomas Cline; brothers Wayne, Kash, Marvin, Claude, Blaine and Cotton Amburgy and sisters Lois Bowman and Ilene Amburgy; Kay leaves behind her loving daughters Ronda (Tom) Huiet of Trenton, Ohio and Robyn Bare of Middletown, Ohio; brother Ellis (Joan) Amburgy of Lebanon, Ohio, sister Fay Amburgy of Kentucky; grandchildren Rachel Grahovac, Maggi and Alexandra Payne and Alysha Bare; great-grandchildren Lyvia and Graham Grahovac and many other family members and friends. Receiving of friends will be held Saturday, March 29, 2014 from 11:00am until 1:00pm at the Stine Kilburn Funeral Home. Funeral services will be held at the funeral home at 1:00pm with Pastor Lamar Ferrell officiating. Burial will follow in the Deerfield Cemetery, South Lebanon, Ohio. The family would like to extend a sincere thank you to the staff members of Garden Manor Extended Care both past and present for their loving care of "Baby Kay". www.stinekilburnfuneralhome.com 03/27/14.

 

Perkins, Amanda D.
Amanda D. Perkins, 31, of South Shore, KY, passed away April 4th, 2013 in Lake Cumberland Regional Hospital in Somerset, KY. She was born August 28th, 1981, a daughter of Callie Perkins and the late Edward “Babe” Hurdle. Surviving are a very special friend of 14 years, Kevin Murrell, two daughters, Sabrina Murrell and Sierra Murrell, one son, Patrick Hollan, all of Booneville, KY, four sisters, Ashley Nicole Trent of Wheelersburg, OH, Brittany Pennington of Mt. Sterling, KY, Brandy Davidson of Stanton, KY and Terra Tobias of Ironton, OH. Funeral service 1:00 PM Wednesday, April 10th, 2013 at the Robinson Funeral Home in South Shore, KY with brother Larry Wells officiating. Burial will be in Reed Cemetery, South Shore, KY. Friends may call at the Robinson Funeral Home from 11:00 AM until the funeral hour on Wednesday. Booneville Sentinel 04/18/2013

 

Peters, Ann Marshall
Sextons Creek, KY – Ann Peters, 59, of HC 71, passed away at her residence on Thursday, June 28, 2007 after a year’s illness. She was a homemaker and a member of the Clark Baptist Church. Born on November 11, 1947 in Owsley Co., she was the daughter of the late Steve and Nellie Thomas Marshall. She is survived by her husband, Lonnie Peters; a daughter, Kim (& Paul Wayne) Creech and a grandson, Jason Creech, all of Sextons Creek; five brothers, Harrison (& Doris) Marshall, Sextons Creek, Marion (& Nell) Marshall, Franklin, OH, Brown (& Ila Mae) Marshall, Tyner, KY, James (& Ruby) Marshall and Stevie (& Mildred) Marshall, both of Booneville; two sisters, Cindy Gilkeson and Lucy (& Leo) Taylor, both of Booneville. She was preceded in death by her parents, Steve and Nellie Marshall; a son, Dana Peters; three brothers, Morgan, Jerry & Hubert Marshall; and a sister, Shirley McDaniel. Visitation held from 5 – 9 p.m. Sunday evening at the Searcy and Strong Funeral Home. Funeral service Monday, 1:00 p.m. at the funeral home with Rev. David Reed and Rev. Robert Combs officiating. Burial in the Hensley Cemetery with Searcy and Strong Funeral home in charge of arrangements. Booneville Sentinel July 5, 2007.

 

Peters, Birdella Tackett
Birdella Tackett Peters, age 74 of Fairfield, went home to be with the Lord on Saturday, April 22, 2017. She was born in Hamilton on March 12, 1943 to Robert [son of Joseph Newton & Susan Begley Tackett] and Lillian (Bingham) Tackett. On November 12, 1976 she married Dale Peters. Birdella was a graduate of Ross High School, Olivete Nazarene University, and Miami University. She taught at Elda Elementary in the Ross School District for thirty six years. Birdella was a member of Calvary Christian Center and ministered to the women in the Butler County Jail for several years. She is survived by her husband, Dale Peters of Fairfield; one daughter by custody, Makayla Miller; and numerous nieces, nephews, and other relatives and friends. She was preceded in death by her parents. Funeral service will be held at Calvary Christian Center, 2355 Jacksonburg Road, on Wednesday, April 26, 2017 at 1:00 PM with Revs. Jim and Diane Mullins officiating. Burial will follow at Rose Hill Burial Park. Visitation will be held on Wednesday from 11:00 AM to 1:00 PM at the church. Condolences can be made at www.browndawsonflick.com

 

Peters, Dale
Dale Peters, 82, of Midland, Michigan and life-long Connersville resident, died Monday morning, October 11, 2010, at MidMichigan Medical Center, Midland, Michigan. Dale was born January 27, 1928 in Blake, Boone County, Kentucky (*Owsley County per 1930 Owsley County census, Magestrial District # 3, household 112/112, WE) to Laney and Mary Poe Peters. On November 15, 1952, he was married in Brookville to the former Betty S. Sparks, who died September 15, 1988. Dale was employed at Ford Electronics for 41 years and often spent evenings after work helping his friends with their carpentry projects. He was a devoted husband, father and son. Dale was always eager to visit sick friends and drive them to their appointments. He enjoyed gardening and was most proud of the tomatoes he grew. Dale could often be seen about Connersville in his 1984 El Camino. Dale is survived by his daughter: Sabrina Sue DeHaven and her husband, Daniel of Midland, Michigan; 3 grandchildren: Chris Smithson of Long Beach, California, Jamie Majeske, and Kelly Kin, both of Midland, Michigan; 2 great-grandchildren: Jacob Kin and Michael Majeske; 3 sister-in-laws: Beatrice Peters, of Connersville, Frieda Peters, of Harrison, Ohio, and Jewel Peters, of Covington, Kentucky; several nieces and nephews. In addition to his parents and wife, he was preceded in death by a son Gary W. Peters, who died December 23, 2000; an infant sister, Pearl; and five brothers: Charles, Clarence, Verlon, Virgil, and Elmo Peters. Funeral services will be conducted at 11 a.m. Saturday at Showalter Blackwell Long Funeral Home, Myers Chapel, Connersville with Pastor Tim Billups of Connersville Baptist Temple, officiating. Interment will follow in Dale Cemetery. Friends may visit at the funeral home from 5 to 8 p.m. Friday. For additional information and to send condolences or memories, visit www.ShowalterBlackwellLong.com.

 

Peters, Dorothy Lee Neeley
Mrs. Dorothy Lee Peters, age 74, passed away on June 13th, 2014 at her residence following a brief illness. She was born on October 10th, 1941 in Owsley County, KY. She was the daughter of the late Leonard and Martha Bell Neeley and the wife of Roy Peters. She was a homemaker and a member of the New Hope Baptist Church. Mrs. Peters is survived by her loving husband of 48 years; Mr. Roy Peters of Booneville, KY, two sons; Mr. Glen Peters and wife Stephanie and Mr. Donnie Peters and wife Melinda and four grandchildren; Zachary, Logan, Brayden and Dalton Peters all of Booneville, KY. Also there is one sister; Mrs. Irene Smith of Franklin, OH and several nieces, nephews, relatives and friends. She was preceded in death by her parents; Leonard and Martha Neeley, four brothers; Jerry, Kinley, Charley and Junior and three sisters; Nannie, Fanita and Callie. Funeral services for Mrs. Peters were held on Monday, June 16th, 2014 at 1:00 PM with the visitation on Sunday evening from 6:00 to 9:00 PM, all at the Searcy and Strong Funeral Home located in Booneville, KY. Officiating the services was the Rev. Joe Powlas with the burial following in the Botner Cemetery at Travellers Rest, Kentucky. The pallbearers were: Donnie, Glen, and Logan Peters, Dennis “Herbie” and Kenneth “Bones” Neeley and Eugene Smith. The Searcy and Strong Funeral Home was in charge of all arrangements. Booneville Sentinel 06/19/2014.

 

Peters, Edna Mae Bowling
Edna Mae Peters, 76, of Lawrenceburg, Indiana, passed away on Wednesday, December 5, 2012. She was born August 12, 1936, in Owsley County, Kentucky, daughter of the late Goble and Bertha (Derzarn) Bowling. She is survived by her 3 sons, Donald E Miller, Lester A Peters, and Daniel Wayne Peters; 2 daughters, Velma Pursell, and Geneva R Loos; brother, Clarence Bowling; sister, Gladys Hearald; several grandchildren; and numerous great grandchildren. Family and friends will be received Monday, December 10, 2012 from 11am to 12pm at Fitch-Denney Funeral Home, Greendale, Indiana. Funeral services will be held at Fitch-Denney Funeral Home, Monday, December 10, 2012 at 12pm with Pastor Hobert Bowling officiating. Interment will follow in the Glen Haven Cemetery, Harrison, Ohio. Contributions may be made to the Family. www.fitchdenney.com 12/06/2012.

 

Peters, Ella Louise Brandenburg
Ella Louise (nee: Brandenburg) Peters, 68, of Lebanon, died Thursday March 24, 2016. Born October 25, 1947 in Richmond, KY to Jack and Pearl (nee: Lackey) Brandenburg, she was a 1965 graduate of Kings Mills High School. A member of the Fellowship Baptist Church, she was a dedicated wife and mother. She is survived by her husband of 51 years, Wayne Peters {*son of Dewey & Thelma June Bowman Peters}, one son, Don (Bethany) Peters of Chattanooga, TN, one daughter, Julie (Scott) Wright of Springboro, OH, one brother, Larry (Shirley) Brandenburg, one sister, Brenda (Tommy) Marshall, five grandchildren, Tyler and Katie Peters and Colt, Jacob and Ashley Wright, two brothers in law, Douglas (Barbara) Peters and Amos Butler, and a host of other family, friends, nieces and nephews. Visitation, Monday, March 28, 2016 from 6-9 PM at the Oswald- Hoskins Funeral Home, Lebanon. Funeral service, Tuesday, March 29, 2016 at 1 PM at the Fellowship Baptist Church. Reverend Bill Burrows officiating. Interment follows in Deerfield Cemetery in South Lebanon. Memorials requested to the Fellowship Tract League, PO Box, 64, Lebanon, OH 45036. www.Hoskinsfh.com. 03/28/2016.

 

Peters, Ellis
Ellis Peters, 89, Batesville, died Saturday, April 28, 2012, at St. Andrews Health Campus. Born March 11, 1923, in Booneville, Ky., he was the son of Nellie (Sizemore) and John Peters. He married Naomi Grow July 1, 1944, at St. Paul's Lutheran Church, Crossroads. He was a foreman for National Lead of Ohio, retiring after 32 years, and a member of Batesville United Methodist Church and the Quarter Horse Association. Typical for his generation, Ellis was a good Christian man who worked hard and provided for his family. Time spent with family was important to him, especially when it included the grandchildren and great-grandchildren. His other great passion was animals, big and small. He was particularly fond of horses and specifically quarter horses. That may explain his love of Westerns, "Little House on the Prairie," "The Waltons," "Andy Griffith" and "The Daniel Boone Show." Ellis also enjoyed trading used cars and the give-and-take of making the deal. He is survived by his wife; daughters Vickie Smith, Columbus, Connie Schebler, Batesville, Judith Newman, West Harrison, and Jacqueline Peters, New Point; son Rick Peters, Indianapolis; 10 grandchildren and 12 great-grandchildren. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his daughter, Deborah Peters, and brothers Fred and Charlie Peters. Visitation is Tuesday, May 1, from 9-10:45 a.m. at Weigel Funeral Home. Funeral services follow at 11 a.m. at Batesville United Methodist Church with the Rev. Larry Dimick officiating. Burial is in the church cemetery. The family requests memorials to the Ripley County Humane Society, People Assisting Animals In Need, Ripley County 4-H or Margaret Mary Community Hospital. www.weigelfh.com 04/30/2012.

 

Peters, Elmer
Mr. Elmer Peters passed away December 18th, 2013 at the Kentucky River Medical Center. He was born on July 21st, 1937 to the late Shelby and Jeanette Marshall Peters and was the widower of Gertrude Bowman Peters. He is survived by one son, Mark Peters of Ashland, KY, one daughter: Tonya Stamper of Booneville, KY, two grandchildren: Marcus Peters and Makeeia Stevens both of Booneville, KY, one great grand daughter, two brothers: Raymond Peters of Booneville, KY; Dewey Peters of Carrollton, KY. Four sisters: Loretta Harris, Ethel and Sue Gross and Jeanie Spence all of Booneville, KY and several loving relatives and friends. Elmer was preceded in death by his parents: Shelby and Jeanette Marshall Peters, two sisters: Fern Peters and Helen Spence and one son: James Peters. A memorial service for Elmer will be held Saturday, January 18th, 2014 at the Indian Creek Presbyterian Church at 1:00 PM. Booneville Sentinel 01/16/2014.

 

Peters, Elmer Ray
BOONEVILLE - Elmer Ray Peters, age 75, passed away Friday, August 20, 2010 at the University of Kentucky Medical Center in Lexington, KY. Elmer was born in Conkling, Kentucky on August 2, 1935, the son of the late Butler and Ada (Hill) Peters. He was a retired State Highway employee, and was a member of the First Baptist Church of Booneville. Survivors include his wife of 54 years, Minnie Frances (Cole) Peters of Winchester, KY, 4 sons, Leonard (Sue) Wilson, Lucian (Carolyn) Wilson, both of Jeffersonville, KY, Virgil (Maureen) Wilson of Belleville, MI, and Lloyd Wilson of Taylor, MI. 3 daughters, Janet S. (Harold) Oaks of Canton, MI, Joyce Ann (Lawerence) Anders of Douglasville, GA, and Phyllis (Delmer) Johnson of Booneville, KY, 24 grandchildren, numerous great-grandchildren, and a host of friends and relatives. Along with his parents, he was preceded in death by 1 brother, Edgar Peters, and 3 sisters, Dessie Peters, Bessie Peters, and Edna Peters. Funeral Services will be held Tuesday, August 24th, 2010 at 2:00 PM, at the Booneville Funeral Home, with Pastor Jerry Lacefield officiating. Visitation will be 6:00 - 9:00 PM Monday, August 23rd, 2010. Burial in the Turner-Bowman Cemetery, Booneville, KY, with the Booneville Funeral Home in charge of arrangements. Donations are suggested to Hospice of the Bluegrass, 2312 Alexandria Drive, Lexington, KY, 40504. www.boonevillekyfuneralhome.com

 

Peters, Eula Peters
Eula (Peters) Peters Age 76 of Lebanon passed peacefully Thursday, August 24, 2006 at Middletown Regional Hospital. Born Sept. 29, 1929 in Booneville, Kentucky, she was the daughter of Sam and Eva (Smith) Peters and was a loving and devoted wife and mother. Eula had worked for Deerfield Connector in assembly as a press operator and also at the Young's Laundry in Lebanon. Preceded in death by her parents, one son, Larry Peters in 1975 and one brother, Henry Peters, she is survived by her dear husband, Lester Peters; one son, Rogar (Julie) Peters and one daughter, Margaret (Ronald) Swartwood all of Lebanon; one brother, Sam Peters, Jr. and one sister, Margie Combs both of Kentucky. Funeral services were held Monday, August 28, 2006 at the Stine Kilburn Funeral Home with Pastor Steve Craft officiating. Burial was in the Lebanon Cemetery. Condolences may be sent to the family by signing the guestbook at www.stinekilburnfuneralhome.com. Arrangements have been entrusted to Stine Kilburn Funeral Home. Published in The Western Star from 8/31/2006 - 9/7/2006

 

Peters, Gary
Booneville, KY- Gary Peters, age 64, passed away Tuesday, August 8, 2017 at the Greg Noreen Wells Hospice Care Center in Hazard, KY. Gary was born March 12, 1953, in Oneida, KY, a son to Dorothy (Gabbard) Peters, and the late Sammy Peters. He attended the Indian Creek Presbyterian Church, he enjoyed life, being outdoors, his dogs, and most of all his grandchildren. Along with his mother; Dorothy Peters of Booneville, KY, he is survived by 1 son: Gary W. (Tonya) Peters of Booneville, KY, 1 daughter; Linda Hollan of Booneville, KY, 1 brother; Denny (Tammy) Peters of Booneville, KY, 1 sister; Linda Peters Taylor of Lexington, KY, long-time companion; Darlene Peters of Booneville, KY, 6 grandchildren; Chandler Peters, Collin Peters, Shyanna Hollan, Jalynn Hudson, Sammy Dooley, and Gus Jr. Turner all of Booneville, KY, and many other loving family members and friends. He was preceded in death by his father; Sammy Peters, and grandparents; Martin and Martha Gabbard. Visitation will be held Friday, August 11, 2017 from 2:00 to 3:00 PM at the Booneville Funeral Home. Funeral services will be held Friday, August 11, 2017 at 3:00 PM at the Booneville Funeral Home with Pastor Terry Sandlin officiating. He will be laid to rest in the Esau-Gabbard Cemetery, located in the Indian Creek Community of Booneville, KY. The Booneville Funeral Home in charge of arrangements.

 

Peters, Geraldine
Newton, OH – Geraldine Peters, 70, beloved wife of the late Penn Peters, devoted mother of Darlene (Bill) Bell and Lisa (Randy) Ryan, devoted grandmother of Joshua Ryan, Amber Bell, Travis Bell and Jacob Ryan, dear sister of Nevil Thomas, departed this life July 19, 2008 at her home in Newton. She was born at Blake, KY (Island City) on April 18, 1938 to Ellis and Goldie Thomas Peters. She is also survived by family and many friends. Visitation was held on Wednesday, July 23, 2008 from 10:00 a.m. until time of the funeral service at 12:00 noon at Thomas-Justin Memorial on 7800 Montgomery Road. The family requests any donations be made to any cancer research fund. Booneville Sentinel August 20, 2008.

 

Peters, Gertrude Bowman
Booneville, KY – Gertrude Bowman Peters, age 62, wife of Elmer Peters, passed away July 13, 2006 at the St. Joseph Hospital in Lexington, Kentucky. She was born April 2, 1944. She was a wife, a mother and a grandmother and a wonderful friend for those who knew her. She was preceded in death by her parents, Sutton and Mattie Ramsey Bowman and her son, James Elmer Peters; two brothers, Earl Bowman and Don Bowman; and a sister, Mary Bowman. She is survived by her husband, Elmer Peters of Booneville, KY; her daughters, Tonya A. Peters of Booneville, KY and Patricia Branson of Huntington, W. Va.; a son, Mark Peters and his wife Angie of Beattyville, KY; sisters, Wandie Herald, Margie Clem, Pauline Barrett, Lucille Crockett and Martha McKinney. Six grandchildren, Makeeia Stevens, Jordan Peters, Little James Peters, Marcus Peters, Dakota Peters and Amber Gomez. Four great grandchildren, special great nephew, Chancey Silcox, nieces Brittany Barrett and Kayla Barrett. Special friends, Anna Mae Hacker, Polly Barrett, Tonya Seales, and a host of nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends, who also mourn her passing. Visitation held on Sunday, July 16, 2006, starting at 5:00 p.m. at the Lee County Church of God in Beattyville, Kentucky. Funeral services were held at the Lee County Church of God at 10:00 a.m. with Rev. Gary Marshall officiating. Burial in the Esau Cemetery on Indian Creek in Owsley County. Deaton Funeral Home of Jackson, Kentucky in charge of arrangements. Pallbearers were Mark Peters, Jordan Peters, Marcus Peters, Tommy Marshall, Michael Barrett, David Seales and Dwayne Peters. Booneville Sentinel July 20, 2006.

 

Peters, Gertrude Mae Burch
Mrs. Gertrude Peters, age 90, passed away January 26th, 2016 at her residence following a brief illness. She was born November 23, 1925 in Owsley County, KY. She was the daughter of the late Logan and Flora Brewer Burch, was the widow of Paul Peters, was a homemaker and was a member of the New Hope Baptist Church. Mrs. Peters is survived by one sister; Mrs. Sophia Peters and husband Brown of Booneville, KY and several nieces, nephews, relatives and friends. She was preceded in death by her parents; Logan and Flora Burch, her husband; Paul Peters, one sister; Betty Edwards and five brothers; Zethel, Lonnie Dale, Bennie Wayne, Douglas and George Burch. Funeral services for Mrs. Peters were held Saturday, January 30th, 2016 at 1:00 PM with visitation starting at 11:00 AM at the Searcy and Strong Funeral Home. Officiating the service was Brother Simmie Ray Bowling with the burial following in the Peters Family Cemetery at Sturgeon in Owsley County. The Searcy & Strong Funeral Home was in charge of all arrangements. Booneville Sentinel 02/03/2016.

 

Peters, H. W. "Pete"
Mt. Sterling, KY – H. W. “Pete” Peters, 69, of Evergreen Court, passed away February 28, 2007 at the Mary Chiles Hospital. He was born on October 17, 1937 in Owsley County, to Walker and Elizabeth Rowland Peters. He was a member of the Emmanuel Baptist Church and a retired Quality Control Inspector for Signode. He is survived by his wife, Beverly Gunderson Peters, of Mt. Sterling; four sisters, Bethel Frye of Campton, KY, Beulah Bowling and Wilma Peters of Booneville, KY and Lorraine Kienzle of Kansas City, KS; a brother, Lee Peters of Booneville, KY; and several nieces and nephews. Funeral services held at 10:30 a.m. on Saturday, March 3, 2007 at the Herald and Stewart Chapel with Rev. Lloyd Latimer officiating. Burial in the Bellfonte Memorial Gardens in Flatwoods, KY with Herald & Stewart Home for Funerals, Inc. in charge of arrangements. Booneville Sentinel March 8, 2007.

 

Peters, James Elmer
Booneville, KY - James Elmer Peters, 35, passed away Friday, January 14, 2005 at the University of Kentucky Medical Center in Lexington, Kentucky from injuries sustained in an automobile accident. He was born at Oneida, Kentucky on November 28, 1969 to Elmer and Gertrude Bowman Peters. He is survived by his parents of Booneville, Kentucky; a sister, Tonya Lynn Peters of Jackson County and a brother, Mark Peters of Ashland, Kentucky. Visitation was held from 5:00 – 9:00 pm Sunday evening at the Searcy and Strong Funeral Home. Funeral services held on Monday, January 17, 2005 at the funeral home with Rev. Gary Marshall officiating. Burial in the Esau Gabbard Cemetery on Indian Creek. Booneville Sentinel January 20, 2005

 

Peters, Jenny
Booneville, KY – Jenny Peters, 90, passed away Monday, December 3, 2007 at the Owsley County Health Care Center in Booneville. Jenny was born December 17, 1916, in Owsley County, KY, to the late Marion and Cora Gibson Peters. She was a homemaker (especially loved quilting and gardening) and a member of the Royal Oak Baptist Church. Survivors include a daughter, Violet Peters of Booneville, KY; a sister, Chloe Cook of Waverly, OH; four grandchildren, Subrena, Tony, Gary and Connie; three great grandchildren, Heather, Tony Justin and Cody; and a host of relatives and friends. Along with her parents, she was preceded in death by three brothers, Hubert, Clyde and Paul Peters; and two sisters, Eva Peters and Marie Brewer. Funeral services will be held Thursday, December 6, 2007, at 11:00 a.m., at the Booneville Funeral Home, with Rev. Carlo Davidson officiating. Visitation on Wednesday evening, from 6:00 – 9:00 p.m. at the funeral home. Burial in the Peters Cemetery, Sturgeon, Owsley Co., KY, with the Booneville Funeral Home in charge of arrangements. Booneville Sentinel December 6, 2007.

 

Peters, Laura Lynn
Manchester, KY – Laura Lynn Peters, 39, of Island City, KY, passed away Friday, July 17, 2009 at the U. K. Medical Center in Lexington, KY. She was a member of the Corinth Baptist Church. She is survived by her husband, Donnie Peters, and the following children: Kyle Joseph Peters, Kayla Rose Peters and Katerena Peters, all of Island City, KY. She is also survived by her father, Robert Combs of Sextons, Creek, KY, and the following brothers and sisters, David Combs of Island City, Doug Combs James Combs and Mark Combs, all of Indianapolis, IN and Amanda Goodin, Sextons Creek, KY. Visitation held after 6:00 p.m. Monday, at the Britton Funeral Home. Funeral services will be held Tuesday, at 11:00 a.m. at the Britton Funeral Home Chapel with Rev. Harold Becknell and Rev. Keith Murray officiating. Burial at the Hensley Cemetery in Owsley County. Booneville Sentinel July 22, 2009.

 

Peters, Lee B.
Lee B. Peters, 79, of Sextons Creek was born March 21, 1927 in Clay County and departed this life Tuesday, April 11, 2006 at the Lake Cumberland Regional Medical Center in Somerset. He was the son of the late Gilbert and Nellie (Banks) Peters. Lee is survived by his loving wife Gladys Peters of Sextons Creek; by four sons, Lonzo Peters, Denver Lee Peters and Donnie Peters all of Sextons Creek and Earl Peters of Booneville; by eight daughters, Mildred Marshall, Iva Sue Hensley, both of Booneville, Mary Madden, Georgia Madden, Sarah Madden, Donna Sue Montgomery all of Tyner, Jean Marshall of McKee and Anna Asher of Annville. He was blessed with twenty-four grandchildren, Bridgett and Leann Peters, Brittany and Trevor Montgomery, Sherry and Brian Marshall, Amy Combs, Amanda Ayers, Ashley Madden, Jason Madden, Heather Smith, Michelle F. Mills, Kim Wagers, Nicki Baldwin, Eric Marshall, Jimmy and Jeremy Peters, James Lee and Jennifer Hensley, Scottie Peters, Jessica Baker, Leon Tyler and Samantha Asher and a special niece Mildred Cook. In addition to this parents, Lee was preceded in death by his son, Ronnie Peters and by four sisters, Lola Gabbard, Lucy Clem, Oma Edwards and Roda Hoskins. Lee was a member of the Mt. Carmel Baptist Church. Funeral services were held 2:00 p.m. Friday, April 14, 2006 at the Lakes Funeral Home with Bro. Ralph Hacker & Bro. Landon McDaniel officiating. Burial followed in the Becknell (AKA Hoskins, ochs staff) Cemetery. Lakes Funeral Home in charge of arrangements. Pallbearers: Jimmy Peters, Jeremy Peters, Brian Marshall, Lonnie Gabbard, Jamie Metcalf, James Hensley, Johnathan Wagers, Kenny Smith and Gary Hudson. Jackson County Times April 19, 2006

 

Peters, Lester
Lester Peters, age 82 of Lawrenceburg, IN passed away Sunday, May 27, 2012 in Cincinnati, OH. Born August 29, 1929 in Booneville, KY he was the son of John & Nanny (Marshall) Peters. He married Edna Mae Bowling in New Port, KY on December 24, 1957 and retired from the Cincinnati Meade Corp. as a machinist. Lester is survived by his wife Edna Mae Peters, children Sylvia Huddleston, Donald Eugene Miller, Velma Pursell, Geneva Ruth Loos, Lester Allen Peters & Daniel Wayne Peters. He will also be missed by his 22 grandchildren, 14 Great Grandchildren, 1 Great Great Grandchild & sister Ellen Short. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his daughters Sharon Lavonne Hay & Marsha Gayle Peters and siblings Belle Mayes, Rosie Mayes, Edith Saylor, Hazel Mays, Virginia Turner, Charles Peters, Sammy Peters & Shelby Peters. Visitation will be Thursday, May 31, 2012 from 10am until time of service at 1pm all at Jackman Kercheval Meyers Funeral Home, Harrison, OH. Burial will be in Glen Haven Cemetery, Harrison, OH. Memorials are suggested to the family c/o the funeral home which can be brought to the visitation/service or mailed to the funeral home. www.jkmfuneralhome.com 05/30/2012.

 

Peters, Lester
Peters, Lester age 85 of Lebanon, Ohio passed peacefully Monday evening, August 17, 2009 at the Avalon Assisted Living in Springboro, Ohio with his family by his side. Born June 7, 1924 in Blake, Kentucky, he was the son of Oscar and Daisy (Ball) Peters and was an aerospace worker at Aeronca in Middletown, Ohio. Lester was a proud U.S. Army Veteran of World War II and a Purple Heart recipient. Lester was a member of the Disabled American Veterans, a lifetime member of V.F. W. #6069 and the Heritage Baptist Church. Lester will always be remembered as a loving, kind and generous man and a hard worker. Preceded in death by his parents; dear wife, Eula Peters in 2006; son - Larry Peters in 1975; son-in-law - Ronald Swartwood in 2008; brothers - Dewey, Oakley, Hubert and John B.; sister - Anna Mae Spence; he leaves behind his loving children - Rogar (Julie) Peters and Margaret Swartwood all of Lebanon, Ohio and many other family members, friends and neighbors. Friends may call on the family Thursday evening, August 20, 2009 from 6:00pm until 8:00pm at the Stine Kilburn Funeral Home. Funeral services will be held at the funeral home Friday, August 21, 2009 at 1:00pm with Pastor Steve Craft officiating. Burial with military honors will follow in the Lebanon Cemetery, Lebanon, Ohio. Arrangements have been entrusted to Stine Kilburn Funeral Home, 801 Monroe Road, Lebanon, Ohio 45036. www.stinekilburnfuneralhome.com August 21, 2009.

 

Peters, Lillian Hollan
Mrs. Lillian Hollan Peters, 57, passed away December 25, 2013 at her residence in Booneville following a long illness. She was born October 6, 1956 in Owsley County, KY, was the daughter of the late Kelly & Margaret Vires Hollan, was the wife of Raymond Peters and was a homemaker. Lillian is survived by her husband: Mr. Raymond Peters of Booneville, KY, one son: Mr. Brandon Peters of Richmond, KY and one daughter: Ms. Jessica Lynn Peters of Booneville, KY, five sisters: Mrs. Joyce Frye & Mrs. Wanda King & husband Kevin all of Beattyville, KY, Mrs. Hazel Vires & husband Buster of Ricetown, KY Mrs. Dorothy Madden of Austin, IN & Mrs. Peggy Miller & husband Junior of Mt. Sterling, KY, four brothers: Mr. Raymond Hollan of McKee, KY, Mr. Harold Hollan & wife Carla, Mr. Bill Bowling & wife Pamela & Mr. Robert Ray Bowling all of Booneville, KY. There are also several nieces, nephews, relatives and friends. She was preceded in death by her parents: Kelly & Margaret Hollan, a brother: Bobby Hollan & two sisters: Lola Hollan and Linda Adkins. Funeral services for Mrs. Peters were held Sunday, December, 29, 2013 at 2:00 PM with visitation starting at 12:00 noon all at the Searcy and Strong Funeral Home. Officiating the service were the Rev. Terry Sandlin & Rev. Joe Powlas with the burial following in the Shepherd Memorial Cemetery in Booneville, KY. The Searcy and Strong Funeral Home was in charge of all arrangements.

 

Peters, Lucille Sizemore
Lucille Peters was born January 19, 1946 in Owsley County and departed this life Monday, June 29, 2009 at the St. Joseph Hospital in London, being 63 years of age. She was the daughter of the late Morton & Lou Bertha (Moore) Sizemore. Lucille is survived by three sons- Doug Peters of Annville, Randy Peters & Wade Peters both of Gray Hawk. She is also survived by the following brothers and sisters- O.C. Sizemore of Beattyville, Hugh Sizemore, Morton Sizemore Jr., Gracie Turner, Nellie Mae Hobbs, Frances Ratliff, & Pauline Hurst all of Booneville. Lucille was blessed with four grandchildren. In addition to her parents, Lucille was also preceded in death by two sisters- Joyce Wilder & Shirley Neal and by three brothers- Stanley, Paul & Roy Sizemore. Funeral service was held 1:00 PM Thursday, July 2, 2009 at Lakes Funeral Home with Bro. Stanley Ford officiating. Burial followed in the Liberty Cemetery. Lakes Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements. ww.lakesfuneralhomemckee.com July 2, 2009.

 

Peters, Minnie Frances Cole
Booneville, KY – Minnie Frances Peters, age 84, widower of Elmer Ray, departed this life on Saturday, November 1, 2014, at the Fountain Circle in Winchester, KY. Minnie was born on April 22, 1927, in Carlisle, Ohio, to the late Lloyd Walker Cole and Kathern (Rasner) Cole. She was a homemaker and a member of First Baptist Church of Booneville, KY. She is a beloved Mother who is survived by 4 sons: Leonard (Sue) Wilson, Lucian (Carolyn) Wilson, both of Shepherdsville, KY, Virgil (Moreen) Wilson of Michigan and Lloyd Wilson of Taylor, Michigan, 3 daughters; Janet S. (Harold) Oaks, Joyce A. (Lawrence) Anders and Phyllis J. (Delmar) Johnson all of Booneville, KY; 23 grandchildren and numerous great-grandchildren and a host of other loving friends and relatives. Minnie was preceded in death by her parents and her husband, Elmer Ray Peters. Funeral Services will be held Wednesday, November 5, 2014, at 1:00 PM at the Booneville Funeral Home with Reverend Todd St. John officiating. Visitation will be held on Tuesday, November 4, 2014 from 5:00-8:00 PM. Minnie will be laid to rest in the Bowman-Turner Cemetery located in the Milltown community of Owsley County. The Booneville Funeral Home in charge of all arrangements. Relatives and friends will serve as Pallbearers; Ken Dean, Tracey Barrett, Delmar Johnson and Clint Reed. www.boonevillekyfuneralhome.com 11/03/2014.

 

Peters, Naomi Grow
Naomi R. Peters, age 87 of Batesville, died Monday, February 10, 2014 at her home. Born August 2, 1926 in Napoleon, Indiana, she is the daughter of Sadie (Nee: Heart) and Clyde Grow. She married Ellis Peters July 1, 1944 at St. Paul’s Lutheran Church Crossroads and he preceded her in death April 28, 2012. She worked as a sales clerk at Carolyn’s Cameras for 30 years before retiring and was a member of the Batesville United Methodist Church. Among her hobbies, near the top was feeding and watching her birds. She especially enjoyed her hummingbirds. For years she made arts and crafts and was still creating hand painted Christmas ornaments this past holiday season. She used to crochet quite a bit and liked reading Nora Roberts novels. Her family teased that Naomi wasn’t the best cook, but made up for it by preferring to eat out. They also mentioned she had a sweet tooth, has watched the soap “Days of Our Lives” since it debuted in 1965 and that she loved traveling to horse shows with Ellis through the years. Naomi is survived by her daughters Vickie Smith of Columbus, Indiana, Connie Schebler of Batesville, Judith Newman of Morris, Indiana, Jacqueline Peters of New Point, Indiana; son Rick Peters of Indianapolis, Indiana; 10 grandchildren and 13 great grandchildren. In addition to her husband and parents, she is also preceded in death by her daughter Deborah Peters and brothers Clyde and Alvin Grow. Visitation is Friday, February 14th, from 9 - 10:30 a.m. at Weigel Funeral Home. Funeral services follow at 11 a.m. at the Batesville United Methodist Church with Rev. Larry Dimick officiating. Burial will follow in the church cemetery. The family requests memorials to the Batesville Dialysis Activities Fund or the Batesville United Methodist Church.

 

Peters, Ralph
Ralph Peters of Waynesville was born Oct 31, 1919 in Island City, KY. Ralph passed away at Quaker Heights on Apr 19, 2013 at the age of 93. He was a decorated B-17 pilot in WWII awarded the air medal and purple heart for his combat flights with the Army Air Corp. On his 9th mission he crash landed his disabled B-17 in order to save his unconscious co-pilot and was taken as a POW. Following the war, his camp was liberated and he returned to Waynesville where he worked at NCR for 35 years. Ralph is survived by two sons, Tom (Jan) and Jerry (Cathy) Peters, his sister Bonnie Phillips, 5 grandchildren and 9 great grandchildren. Ralph was preceded in death by his wife of 64 years, Pauline, his father Emery (*son of Hardin & Mary Jane Hoskins Peters), mother Nancy, brothers William, Forrest and Earl Peters, sisters Mae and Janet Peters, Irene Doane and Marceline McKinney. "Grandpa Peters" loved to garden and was famous for his awesome tomatoes! He truly was one of "America's greatest generation" and will forever be missed. Services will be Wed., 24 April at Stubbs Conner Funeral Home, Waynesville. Visiting hours 11-1 with service immediately following. www.daytondailynews.com/ 04/23/2013

 

Peters, Raymond
Raymond Peters, age 83, a resident of New Baltimore, Michigan passed on Sunday, April 24, 2016 at McLaren Macomb Hospital in Mount Clemens, MI. He was born on May 30, 1932 in Booneville, Kentucky to the late Luther and Katherine (Wilson) Peters. Raymond proudly served his county in the United States Army. He worked as a machinist in the automotive industry. He later worked part-time for his own company RP Gauge. As an outdoorsman, Raymond enjoyed hunting, fishing, and spending time on Lake St. Clair. He looked forward to visiting his family back home in Kentucky annually, a trip he would make two times each year. Raymond is survived by his brother Brown (Sophie) Peters, five nieces and nephews; Linda, Mardi, Kim, Matthew, and Ronnie, and eight great nieces and nephews. In addition to his parents, he was also predeceased by his sister Lena Price and a nephew. Funeral services will be held in Booneville, Kentucky under the direction of Searcy & Strong Funeral Home. Burial will take place in the family cemetery – Ross & Peters Cemetery in Booneville, KY. Local arrangements entrusted to Harold W. Vick Funeral Home in Mt. Clemens. www.vickfuneralhome.com.

 

Peters, Ruford B. "Pete"
Ruford B. “Pete” Peters, age 91 of Connersville, passed away on Monday August 9, 2010 at Heritage House of Connersville. Born on February 14, 1919 in Booneville, Kentucky, he is the son of the late Charles and Ellen Rowland Peters. He served in the U.S. Army during WW II from 1943 to 1946. While in the army he received three Bronze Stars and a Purple Heart. He was a member of the FOP, AMVETS, American Legion, Eagles and 40 et 8. He retired from the Connersville Police Department in 1972 after 21 years of service and retired from the Fayette County School Corporation in 1988 where he worked at Alquina School as the Head Custodian. He is survived by his wife, Mildred L. Kanorr Peters who he married on July 19, 1955 in Lawrenceburg, IN; a daughter and son in law, Pamela and Mark Logan of Connersville; two sons and daughters in law, Gregory and Gwen Peters and Michael and Peggy Peters all of Connersville; five grandchildren, Doug Bell, Bryan Bell and his wife Annette, Travis Peters and his wife Patricia, Shawna Peters, and Joni Peters; two great grandchildren, Alivia Kunze and Aaron Bell; and a nephew, Don and his wife Dodo Peters. In addition to his parents, he is preceded by two brothers, Ed and Clyde Peters and a sister, Margaret Johnson. Funeral services will be held at Urban Winkler Funeral Home on Thursday August 12, 2010 at 1:00 pm with Rev. Robert E. Lee of the Community Gospel Church officiating. Burial with military graveside services will follow at Dale Cemetery. Friends and family may call 11 am until the time of the service on Thursday. www.urbanwinklerfuneralhome.com

 

Peters, Ruth Ann Young
Mrs. Ruth Ann Peters, 71, passed away March 26, 2017 at the Lee County Care & Rehab Center in Beattyville, KY, following a long illness. She was born September 29, 1945 in Owsley County, KY, was the daughter of the late Stanley, Sr. & Dorothy McKinney Young, was the wife of Sam Peters, Jr., was a former employee of the Owsley County Health Care Center & attended the Pine Grove Community Church in Lee Co. Mrs. Peters is survived by her husband; Mr. Sam Peters, Jr. of Booneville, KY, five sisters: Mrs. Ila Mae Marshall & husband Brown of McKee, KY, Mrs. Ruby Marshall, Mrs. Dorothy Shouse & husband Kenny, Mrs. Janice Evans & Mrs. Irene Tutt & husband Donald all of Booneville, KY, one brother: Mr. Jack Young & wife Diane of Union, KY & several nieces, nephews, relatives & friends. She was preceded in death by parents: Stanley, Sr. & Dorothy Young, one sister; Julia Combs & two brothers; Tony & Stanley, Jr. Young. Funeral services for Mrs. Peters will be held Thursday, March 30, 2017 at 2:00 PM with visitation starting at 11:00 AM at the Searcy & Strong Funeral Home. Officiating the services will be the Rev. Garrett Thomas with the burial following at the Shepherd Memorial Cemetery in Booneville. The Searcy & Strong Funeral Home is in charge of all arrangements. Booneville Sentinel 03/29/2017.

 

Peters, Sammie
BOONEVILLE - Sammie Peters, 76, Ricetown, KY, husband of Dorothy (Gabbard) Peters, passed away Sunday, November 28th, 2010, at his residence. Sammie was born in Owsley County, KY, on December 27, 1933, the son of the late John and Nannie (Marshall) Peters. He was a retired Heavy Equipment Operator for the State Highway Department, and a member of the Indian Creek Presbyterian Church. Along with his wife of 58 years, he is survived by 2 sons: Gary (Darlene) Peters of Booneville, KY, Denny (Tammy) Peters of Ricetown, KY, 1 daughter; Linda (Phil) Taylor of Lexington, KY, 1 brother, Lester (Edna) of Indiana, 1 sister; Ellen Peters of Erlanger, KY, 5 grandchildren, 4 great grandchildren, and a host of friends and relatives. Besides his parents, he was preceded in death by 1 brother; Charles Peters, and 5 sisters; Jenny Turner, Edith Saylor, Hazel, Belle, and Rosie Mayes. Funeral Services will be held Tuesday, Nov. 30, 2010, 2:00 PM, at the Booneville Funeral Home, Booneville, KY, with Rev. Joe Powlas officiating. Visitation will be Tuesday Nov. 30, 2010, 12:00 Noon until the time of the service. Burial in the Esau Gabbard Cemetery, Indian Creek, KY, with the Booneville Funeral Home in charge of arrangements. Pallbearers will be Gary Peters Jr., John Peters, Eric Deery, Benjamin and Phil Taylor, and Albert Bowling. Honorary pallbearers will be Denny and Gary Peters. www.boonevillefuneralhome.com.

 

Peters, Taylor Jr.
Taylor Peters, Jr., age 64 passed away on November 4, 2016 at the Owsley County Health Care Center in Booneville, Kentucky. Taylor Jr. was born February 28, 1952 in Clay County, Kentucky to Taylor Peters and Edna Moore Peters. He is survived by two brothers; Harold Peters and Roy Peters, both of Booneville, Kentucky and one sister, Ella F. Terry of Mt. Jeffersonville, Kentucky. Taylor Jr. was preceded in death by parents, Taylor and Edna Moore Peters, four brothers; Willard, Billy Bruce, Ralph and Gary “Boogerman” Peters and three sisters; Louise Campbell (Curt), Norma Jean Morris and Sue Peters. Graveside service officiated by Rev. Rob Morgan was held on November 5, 2016 at the Gibson-Murrell-Peters Cemetery, Cow Creek, Owsley County, Kentucky. Searcy and Strong Funeral Home in charge of arrangements.

 

Peters, Wanda Louise Gross
Wanda Louise Peters, 60, of Worthville, KY., died on Friday, January 11, 2013 at the Carroll County Memorial Hospital in Carrollton, KY. She was born in Clay County, KY., on April 9, 1952 the daughter of the late Marble and Henretta Reynolds Gross. She was a homemaker and of the Baptist faith. She will be missed by her husband, Dewey Peters (*son of Shelby & Nettie Marshall Peters) of Worthville, KY., her daughter, Juliett Gray of Sanders, KY., two sons, Dewey Dewain Peters of Warsaw, KY., and Jimmy Evert Peters of Worthville, KY., a sister, Mary Lee Yeary of Carrollton, KY., four brothers, John C. Gross of Sand Gap, KY., Lowell Gross of Worthville, KY., Randall Gross of Versailles, IN., and Wallace Gross of Worthville, KY., and Eight Grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her parents, four sisters, Barbara Hartsock, Allie Stewart, Catherine Trosper and Vivian Jackson, two brothers, Ernest and Clarence Gross. Funeral Services will be on Wednesday, January 16, 2013 at 1:00 P.M. at the Tandy-Eckler-Riley Funeral Home with the Rev. Steven Scherer officiating the service. Visitation will be on Wednesday, January 16, 2013 from 11:00 A.M. - 1:00 P.M. at the Tandy-Eckler-Riley Funeral Home. Burial will be in the Worthville Cemetery in Worthville, KY. www.tandyecklerrileyfuneralhome.com 01/15/2013.

 

Peters, Wilma J.
Mrs. Wilma Jean Peters, 75, passed away March 8, 2011 at the Owsley County Health Care Center following a battle with cancer. She was born March 28, 1935 in Owsley County, KY, was the daughter of the late Walker and Elizabeth Rowland Peters, was a homemaker and was a member of the Baptist church. Wilma is survived by one brother, Mr. Lee Peters of Booneville, KY; two sisters, Mrs. Bethel Frye of Campton, KY and Mrs. Lorene Kienzle of Belton, MO. Also there are several nieces and nephews. Funeral services for Mrs. Peters were held Sunday, March 13, 2011 at 1:00 p.m. at the Searcy and Strong Funeral Home with Rev. Jamison Brunk officiating with the burial following at the Shepherd Memorial Cemetery. Visitation was on Saturday evening from 6 to 9 p.m. at the funeral home. The Searcy and Strong Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements. Booneville Sentinel March 16, 2011.

 

Peters, Willard
Mr. Willard Peters, 71, passed away September 2, 2012 at his residence in Owingsville, KY following a two year illness. He was born May 29, 1941 in Owsley County, KY, was the son of the late Taylor and Edna Moore Peters, was retired from General Motors, was a member of the Amelia Masonic Lodge No. 590 of Amelia, OH, was a veteran of the Korean Conflict and was a member of the Presbyterian Church. Willard is survived by one son” Mr. Sean Patrick Peters and wife Carly of Anaheim, CA. One daughter: Mrs. Sherry Lynn McDonald of Union, KY, seven grandchildren: Derek Rawls (deceased, Erika & Jordan Rawls, Taylor McDonald, Baily, Drew and Reagan Peters and one great grandchild: Braydon Storm Schoborg. Also surviving are three brothers: Mr. Roy Peters and wife Dorothy and Mr. Harold Peters and wife Rhonda all of Booneville, KY and Mr. Taylor Peters Jr of Owingsville, KY, one sister: Mrs. Ella F. Terry and husband Wayne of Jeffersonville, KY and 18 nieces and nephews and many loving cousins and friends. He was preceded in death by his parents; Taylor and Edna Peters, three brothers: Ralph, Billy Bruce and Gary (Boogerman) Peters and two sisters: Nettie Louise and Norma Jean. Funeral services for Mr. Peters were held Thursday, September 6, 2012 with visitation and Masonic service on Wednesday evening from 6 to 9 p.m. all at the Searcy and Strong Funeral Home. Officiating the services were the Rev. Sean Patrick Peters, Rev. Joe Powlas and Rev. Gary Marshall with the burial in full military rites in the Moore Cemetery in Owsley County, KY. The Searcy and Strong Funeral Home was in charge of all arrangements. Booneville Sentinel 09/13/2012.
Sentinel March 16, 2011.

 

Peters, William Gerald "Pete"
William Gerald (Pete) Peters, born January 29, 1933 in Travellers Rest, KY, passed away at the age of 81 at his home in London, KY on December 29, 2014. He was a retired Air Force Chief Master Sergeant as well as a retired maintenance manager for American Greetings Corporation. Pete was preceded in death by his wife, Beverly Jones Peters, his parents, William and Ruth Peters, and one infant sister. He is survived by two sons, Michael W. Peters and wife Kathy, and Craig E. Peters, both of London, KY, and two grandchildren, Erin E. Peters and Christopher W. Peters, also of London. He is also survived by two brothers, Jack Peters and wife Ruth, and Eddie Peters, four sisters, Fern Anders, Irma Taylor, Norma Burkhart and husband Bill, and Kay DeLozier, and one brother-in-law on his wife’s side, David Loer and wife Sandy. A private graveside ceremony will be held at the A.R. Dyche Memorial Park in London, KY with military honors. House-Rawlings Funeral Home is assisting the family with arrangements. http://www.houserawlings.com 12/31/2014.

 

Phillips, Cotton
Cotton Phillips, 70, of Liberty, died Sunday, December 20, 2015, at Reid Health in Richmond. Cotton was born in Kentucky, on November 15, 1945, to Arco {*btb the son of Hargis & Bertha Begley Phillips} and Martha Holland Phillips. On February 27, 1969, Cotton married the love of his life, Kay Begley, in Wise, Virginia. He lived in the Liberty area for the past forty-seven years, and was self-employed in the roofing and construction business. Cotton was known for his great work ethic, honesty, and determination to know his work satisfied his customers. Cotton loved his wife, his family, coon hunting, and attending Autumn Oaks every year. He was a member of the Hanna's Creek Conservation Club. In addition to his wife of forty-six years, Cotton is survived by two sons; Jason Phillips and wife Patricia, and Joshua Bryan Phillips both of Liberty; two granddaughters: Kyra Page Phillips and Zoe Irene Phillips both of Hanover, PA; two brothers: Ernest Phillips of Brookville and Donald Phillips and wife Gene of Miamisburg, OH; and special friends: Kenny Buttery and Wilgus Banks of College Corner. Cotton was preceded in death by his parents; an infant son: Jonathan Phillips; and a son Carl Bryan Phillips who died on July 11, 2007; and several siblings. Funeral services will be conducted at 2:00 p.m. on Monday, December 28, 2015, at Showalter Blackwell Long Funeral Home, Fosdick Chapel in Liberty with Rev. Dana Hadden of Hanna's Creek Church officiating. Interment will follow in Richland Cemetery. Friends may visit at the funeral home from 12:00 p.m. Monday until the time of service where memorial contributions may be made to Showalter Blackwell Long Funeral Home on behalf of the family for final expenses. www.ShowalterBlackwellLong.com. 12/23/2015.

 

Phillips, Harvey C.
Booneville, KY – Harvey C. Phillips, 88, husband of Marie Dooley Phillips, passed away Sunday, November 9, 2008, at the Marcum & Wallace Hospital in Irvine, KY. Harvey was born Thursday, April 22, 1920, in Flag Pond, TN, to the late Carson and Linda Wyatt Phillips. He was a 12 year employee for Blue Diamond Mines in Perry County, KY, a retired employee for Pillsbury Company in Hamilton, OH, a US Army Veteran, having served in WW II, and a member of the Scoville Church of God. Along with his wife of 68 years, he is survived by two sons, Charles (& Patty) Phillips of Booneville, KY, Harold (& Wanda) Phillips of Louisville, KY; six daughters, Wilma (& Doyle) Jackson of Trenton, OH, Brenda (& Don) Combs of Louisville, KY, Lana (& Eddie) Isaacs of Booneville, KY, Nora Sue (& Darrell) Faulkner of Madison, AL, Sandra Hartsock of Booneville, KY and Lynetta (& Mark) Davis of Columbus, IN; 10 grandchildren; 14 great grandchildren; and a host of relatives and friends. Along with his parents, he was preceded in death by four brothers, Riley, Barley, Willie and Boyd Phillips and two sisters, Geneva Lucas and Anna Mae Cristy. Funeral services and Military Rites by the Three Forks Post # 11296 VFW will be Wednesday, November 12, 2008 at 12:00 noon, at the Booneville Funeral Home with Rev. Leslie Kidd officiating. Visitation will be Tuesday evening at the funeral home from 6:00 to 9:00 p.m. Burial in the Pleasant Grove Cemetery, Booneville, KY, with the Booneville Funeral Home in charge of arrangements. Pallbearers will be Darrell Saylor, Mark Combs, Rodney Isaacs, David Faulkner, Stephen Phillips and Jonathan Hartsock. In lieu of flowers, donations suggested to the Scoville Church of God, RR 2 Box 25 E, Booneville, KY 41314. Booneville Sentinel November 12, 2008.

 

Phillips, Ramona Lynch
Ramona Lynch Phillips, 75, of Deputy, died Saturday, Feb. 23, 2013, at King's Daughters' Hospital. She was born Dec. 27, 1937, in Owsley County, Ky., the daughter of Chester and Daisy Mae Cope Lynch. She spent her early life in Owsley County, Ky., and then in Jennings County and Jefferson County. She attended school at Deputy. She married Ray Phillips on July 18, 1952. She was employed as a designer for 31 years at Regal Rugs in North Vernon. She was a member of the Lick Branch Baptist Church and had attended Solid Rock Community Church. She enjoyed gardening, writing poetry, watching wildlife, canning, reading, listening to music and playing the piano. She is survived by two daughters, Yvonne Hock of Madison and Wenda Feutz of Dupont; two sons, Barry Phillips of Madison and Brian Ray Phillips of Deputy; six grandchildren; 14 great-grandchildren; and several other relatives. She was preceded in death by her parents and one grandson. The funeral will be at 2 p.m. Wednesday at Morgan & Nay Funeral Centre. Burial will be in Lick Branch Cemetery near Deputy. Friends may call at the funeral home Tuesday from 4 to 8 p.m. and Wednesday from 1 p.m. until the service. Expressions of sympathy may take the form of donations to the American Diabetes Association or the American Lung Association. Contribution cards are available at the funeral home. Online condolences can be sent at www.morgan-nay.com. Madison Courier, The (IN) - Monday, February 25, 2013.

 

Pierson, China Embree
China Pierson, age 95 of Hamilton passed away at Doverwood Village on Wednesday, September 7, 2016. She was born in Estill County, Kentucky on April 25, 1921 the daughter of John and Anna (Isaacs) Embree. China attended the Princeton Pike Church of God. In 1955 in Hamilton she married Kenneth W. Pierson and he preceded her in death in 1999. She is survived by two sisters, Mable (JR) Richardson of Hamilton and Edna Creech of Carlisle; a step son, Kenneth (Barbara) Pierson of Hamilton; three grandchildren; seven great grandchildren; and six great great grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her parents and daughter, Kathleen Wade. Funeral service will be held at Brown Dawson Flick Funeral Home, 330 Pershing Avenue, on Monday, September 12, 2016 at 12:00 noon. Entombment will follow at Rose Hill Burial Park. http://browndawsonflick.com 09/09/2016.

 

Pierson, Clara Huff
Booneville, KY – Clara Pierson, 88, of the Owsley County Health Care Center passed away on Sunday, April 19, 2009 at the Baptist Regional Medical Center in Corbin, KY. Clara was born in Indiana, on May 19, 1920 to the late Bass and Martha Hignight Huff. She was a former homemaker, and attended the Pentecostal Church. She is survived by three sons, Jim Pierson of Middletown, OH, Harold Pierson of Cancun, Mexico and Charles Pierson of Trenton, OH; three daughters, Janet Early of Victorville, CT, Virginia Shrader of Bluefield, WV and Martha Etta Mizek of Meansville, Ga; a brother, Loren Huff of Sextons Creek, KY; 27 grandchildren; 34 great grandchildren; 13 great, great grandchildren; and a host of relatives and friends. Along with her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Charlie Pierson, and two daughters, Darlene Pierson and Sheila Jones. Funeral services were held at the Booneville Funeral Home on Wednesday, April 22, 2009 at 2:00 p.m. with Pastor Cecil Shrader officiating. Visitation held on Wednesday, at the funeral home from 12:00 noon until 2:00 p.m. Interment at the Pleasant Grove Cemetery, Booneville, KY, with the Booneville Funeral Home in charge of arrangements. Booneville Sentinel April 29, 2009.

 

Pierson, Eddie
Eddie Pierson, 56, of Lexington, formerly of Booneville, passed away Monday, July 17, 2017. He was born on July 8, 1961, in Berea, Kentucky. Eddie was a former laborer and a member of New Hope Baptist Church. He greatly enjoyed working his “puzzle books” and was an avid University of Kentucky basketball fan. He was preceded in death by his mother, Sara “Tunie” Pierson; one brother, Donald Pierson; one sister, Margaret Morris; and one niece Mary Ann Ratliff. Eddie is survived by two brothers, Bradley Pierson, of Beattyville, and Kenny Pierson (Patty), of Berea; five sisters, Jackie Madden, of Stanford, Ky., Martha Ratliff and Joyce Ratliff, both of Lexington, Susie Sebastian (Sammy), of Booneville; Lisa Moore (Ray), of Beattyville; Mary Short and Teresa “Polly” Seyfrit (Phillip), both of Richmond; one aunt, Helen Madden, of McKee; and several nieces, nephews and cousins. He will also be missed by “Doctor Dog” Max Seyfrit. Funeral services will be conducted at 2:00 P.M. Thursday, July 20, 2017, at the Booneville Funeral Home, with Bro, Landon McDaniel officiating. Burial will follow in the Botner Cemetery at Traveller’s Rest. Visitation will be after 11 A.M. Thursday at the Booneville Funeral Home. Pallbearers will be Shawn Ratliff, Deron Ratliff, Rusty Pierson, John Wethington II, Charlie Smith, Jeremy Pierson and Gary Oliver.

 

Pierson, James Clemont
James Clemont Pierson of Goshen, OH. Beloved husband of 36 years to Sylvia (nee Marcum) Pierson. Loving father of Rhonda (Kenny) Watson and the late Margaret Morris and step-father of Mona (Jim) Scheiderer and Gina Marshall. Caring grandfather of James, Ashley and Amber, Robert and Rosalee Pierson, Farris and Bonnie Morris and step-grandfather of George, Micheal, Nacole, Amanda, Angela and Anthony. Dear step-great-grandfather of Victoria, Phillip Jr., and Marcus. Cherished son of the late Walker and Allie (nee Lynch) Pierson. Tuesday, January 31, 2006 at the age of 76. Services at the Tufts Schildmeyer Family Funeral Home, 1668 St. Rt. 28, Goshen, Tuesday, February 7, 12 Noon, where friends will be received from 10 A.M. until the time of service. Interment Goshen Cemetery. Cincinnati Enquirer 2/2/2006

 

Pierson, Kenneth W.
Kenneth W. Pierson, age 84, of Hamilton, passed away Sunday, January 24, 1999, at 12:51 pm, at Mercy Hospital, Hamilton. He was born February 16, 1914, in Owsley Co, Ky, the son of Luther “Bunk” & Laura (Evans) Pierson. Kenneth was employed as a manager at the Jackpot Café for 17 years, retiring in 1986. He was a member of the Horseman’s Benevolent Protective Assoc & also, raised race horses. Kenneth attended the Princeton Pike Church of God. In 1955, in Hamilton, he married, China Embree. He is survived by his wife, China Pierson; one son, Kenneth Pierson & his wife, Barbara of Hamilton; one daughter, Marlene (Jack) Creech, Winston Salem, N Car; one sister, Fannie Mae Wilson, Hamilton; 11 grandchildren & nine great grandchildren. He was preceded in death by his parents; one daughter, Juanita Jones; one step-daughter, Kathleen Wade; & two brothers, Charley & Farris Pierson. Funeral service will be held on Thursday, January 28, 1999, at 1:00 pm, at Brown-Dawson Funeral Home, Hamilton, with Rev Rick Witt, associate pastor of the Hamilton Church of God, officiating. Entombment will follow at the Rose Hill Mausoleum. Visitation will be held Wednesday, from 6 to 8 pm at the funeral home. Memorial contributions may be made to Rerun Incorporated, Carlisle, Ky, a foundation to save retired race horses. Printed 1-26-1999 Hamilton Journal News.

 

Pierson, Luther Jr.
Luther Pierson Jr. was born November 16, 1931 in Owsley County and departed this life Wednesday, June 4, 2008 at his residence, being 76 years of age. He was the son of the late Luther Pierson Sr. and Callie Conrad Pierson. Luther is survived by three children- Gerald Pierson of Annville, Kyle Pierson of McKee and Lisa Hayes of Ohio. He is also survived by two brothers- Clarence Pierson of Hamilton, Ohio and Arvil Creech of Somerset, KY and by two sisters- Christine McWhorter of Georgetown, KY and Rachel Spencer of Hamilton, Ohio. Luther was blessed with four grandchildren and two great-grandchildren. In addition to his parents, Luther was also preceded in death by a brother- Billy Ray Pierson and by two sisters- Emma McIntire and Illa Madden. Luther was a member of the Union Baptist Church. Funeral service was held 2:00PM Saturday, June 7, 2008 at Lakes Funeral Home with Bro. David Reed officiating. Burial followed in the Madden Cemetery in Tyner. Lakes Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements. www.lakesfuneralhomemckee.com

 

Pierson, Mitchell Wayne
Mitchell Wayne Pierson age 58 of Hamilton, passed away at Fort Hamilton Hospital on Tuesday, September 1, 2015 at 10:00AM. He was born in Hamilton on June 8, 1957 to Edward and Virginia Bell Pierson {*daughter of Arch & Edna Bowles Bell}. He was a member of the Butler county developmental disablities community. He is survived by his cousins, Edna Lakes, Elizabeth Spurlock, Theresa Singleton, Deana Bowling, Randy Bell, and numerous others out of state, his aunts, Dorothy Bell, and Anna Adams, his uncles, Randy Bowling, Clyde Bell, and Clarence Bell. He was preceded in death by his parents. Mitchell's family would like to thank the staff at Butler County Board of Developmental Disabilities, Total Homecare Solutions, and Sunny Spot Daycare Program for their love and care of Mitchell over the years. Funeral service will be held at Brown Dawson Flick Funeral Home, 1350 Millville Avenue, on Friday, September 4, 2015 at 1PM. Burial will follow at Millville Cemetery. Visitation will be held on Friday, September 4, 2015 from 12-1PM at the funeral home. Memorial contributions can be made to Butler County Board of Developmental Disabilities. www.browndawsonflick.com 09/04/2015.

 

Pierson, Robert Ray
Robert Ray Pierson, 88, Lexington, husband of Margery Schwant Pierson, died Sat, March 19, at his home. He was born in Annville, KY to the late Andrew Clarence (*Son of Samuel & Rachel Strong Pierson) and Lucy Farmer Pierson, who donated the land for Lafayette High School. He served as a 2nd Lieutenant during WW II in the Army Air Corp as a celestial navigator. He attended Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University in Florida, the University of Tennessee and the University of Kentucky. He was president of Pierson Trapp Co., and along with his partner, David M. Trapp, developed Gardenside and Sky Crest subdivisions. He was a member of First Presbyterian Church, Keeneland Club, the Lexington Club, Idle Hour Country Club and a former member of the Iroquois Hunt Club and the Windermere Island Club, Eleuthera, Bahamas. Besides his wife of 63 years, he is survived by his sister, Mildred P. Herman, Lexington; nephews, John (Kathy) Herman, Cuba, MO and George E. Cantley, Longview, TX; and a niece, Cathy (Roger) Anderson, Nicholasville, KY. He was preceded in death by his daughter, Anneliese Pierson. Services 2pm Wed, March 23 in Hillcrest Cemetery with the Rev. Mark T. Davis officiating. There will be no visitation. Milward-Broadway in charge of arrangements. In lieu of flowers, memorials are suggested to Hospice of the Bluegrass, 2312 Alexandria Dr, Lexington, KY 40504, or to your favorite charity. www.milwardfuneral.com *we

 

Pierson, Sarah "Tunie" Madden
Booneville, KY – Sara “Tunie” Madden Pierson, 74, departed this life Thursday morning, March 26, 2009, at her home. She was born on May 27, 1934, in Jackson County, Kentucky. She was the daughter of the late Luther Clinton and Sophia Fields Madden. She was a member of the New Hope Baptist Church and was a former employee of the Owsley County Health Care Center. She was an avid fan of the Owsley County High School Basketball “The Owls” Program and the University of Kentucky Wildcats. She greatly enjoyed her vegetable and flower gardens. She was preceded in death by a son, Donald Eugene Pierson; a daughter, Margaret Helen Morris; a grandchild, Mary Ann Ratliff; two sisters, Bobby Rybolt and Rosa Alice Webb; and two great grandchildren. Tunie is survived by three sons, Bradley Pierson and Eddie Pierson, both of Booneville, and Robert Kenneth (Patty) Pierson of Berea; seven daughters, Jackie Madden of Lincoln Co., KY, Martha Jane Ratliff of Lexington, Emma Susie (Sammy) Sebastian and Joyce Ann (Miles) Ratliff, both of Booneville, Lisa Kay Pierson (Ray) Moore of Beattyville and Mary Short and Teresa “Polly” (Phillip) Seyfrit, both of Richmond; a sister, Helen Madden of Jackson County; several grandchildren, Earl Wayne (Adrian) Morris, Rosa Lea Pierson, Robert “Rusty” Lee Pierson, Bonnie Moore, Farris “Junior” Morris, Teresa Lynn Ratliff, Melisa Kay Ratliff, Shawn Michael Pierson, Deron Ratliff, Jeremy Allen Pierson, Gabriel “Abby” Pierson, Brian Keith (Ashley) Sebastian, Jordan Heath Sebastian, Larry Dale Short, Kenny Short, Kayla Pierson, Michael Moore, Brian Moore, Sara “Angel” Lea Pierson and William “Bubby” Pierson. Several great grandchildren, nieces, nephews, special friends, Kermit & Connie “Sophia” Sams, Brother Landon and Virginia McDaniel, Judy Sizemore and many, many friends. She will be greatly missed by her “Dr. Dog” Max Seyfrit, who wouldn’t leave her side, and he happy friend, Kodan. Funeral services were conducted at 2:00 p.m., Sunday, March 29, 2009, at the Booneville Funeral Home, with Bro. Landon McDaniel and Bro. Jamie Brunk officiating. Burial followed in the Botner Cemetery at Travellers Rest. Visitation was held from 6:00 – 9:00 p.m., Saturday evening at the funeral home. Pallbearers were Kermit Sams, Darrell Barrett, Larry Gabbard, Russell Spivey, David Lynch and Mike Hall. Expressions of Sympathy should take the form of contributions to the Owsley County High School Athletic Department or Hospice Care Plus, 208 Kidd Dr., Berea, KY 40403. Booneville Sentinel April 1, 2009.

 

Pierson, Virginia Bell
Virginia Bell Pierson, age 84 of Liberty Township, OH passed away at Cottingham Retirement Community on April 16, 2009. She was born in Owsley County, KY on March 28, 1925, the daughter of Arch and Edna (Bowles) Bell. Virginia was a member of Stahlheber Road Baptist Church. On May 23, 1952 in Connersville, IN she married Edward Pierson, and he preceded her in death in 1998. She is survived by a son, Mitchell Pierson of Hamilton, OH; four sisters, Dessie Bowling of West Chester, OH, Ruby Vail of Hamilton, Anna Adams of Lansing, MI and Dorothy Bell of Hamilton; three brothers, Clyde Bell of Lakeland, FL, John Bell of Oxford, OH and Clarence Bell of Lansing, MI and numerous nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends, including devoted nieces Elizabeth Spurlock of Liberty Township, Deana Tomes of Liberty Township, Theresa Singleton of Cincinnati, OH and Edna Lakes of Hamilton. She was preceded in death by her parents; two sisters, Modell Campbell and Ruth Bodecker and two brothers, Paul and Eldon Bell. Funeral service will be held at the Brown-Dawson Funeral Home, 1350 Millville Avenue, on April 21, 2009 at 11:00 AM with Chaplain George Ragan of Vitas Hospice officiating. Burial will follow in Millville Cemetery. Visitation will be held at the funeral home from 10:00 AM to 11:00 AM. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Butler County MRDD. www.browndawson.com DAYTON (OH) DAILY NEWS 4/19/09

 

Pigg, Hallie Rader
Hallie Pigg, age 84, of Kettering, Ohio, died Thursday December 3, 2015 at Hospice of Dayton. She was born in Lee County, Kentucky on March 20, 1931 to Richard and Martha Rowland (*daughter of Harlan & Nettie Ross Rowland??} Rader. She was preceded in death by her father, Richard Rader, mother, Martha Rader, son, William Pigg Jr.; daughter, Barbara Alice Pigg. Hallie is survived by her husband of 66 years, William Pigg; three daughters, Linda (Michael) Canter, Brenda (Joseph) Gerber, Martha Debra Maples;14 grandchildren; numerous great grandchildren; two sisters, Caroline Greene, Corina Dodgridge. Funeral services are 1:00 pm Tuesday December 8, 2015 at Dixie Highway Christian Center Middletown, Ohio with Pastor Dave Bowling officiating. Burial will be in Heritage Hills Memory Gardens. Visitation will be Monday from 6:00 pm to 8:00 pm at the Anderson Funeral Home 1357 E. 2nd St Franklin, OH. www.anderson-funeral.com 12/05/2015.

 

Pond, Fannie Goosey
Fannie Pond Age 92 of Mansfield, formerly of Hamilton, passed away on Wednesday, January 23, 2013 at Twin Oaks Care Center in Mansfield. She was born in Cressmont, Kentucky on March 15, 1920, the daughter of the late Joseph and Sally (Hamilton) Goosey. In 1936 in Covington, Kentucky she married Alvin E. Pond who preceded her in death on February 2, 1981. Fannie retired from Champion International with 34 years of service. And was a member of Immanuel Baptist Church for over 50 years. She loved and dedicated her life to her family. She is survived by her daughters, Nancy Moore (Kenneth) of Youngstown, Ohio; Deanna Shepherd (Darrell) of Lexington, Ohio. 6 grandchildren; Tonya Frost (Brian), Kristina Milnarsik (Jason), Rev. John Michael Pond (Devin), Katie Bell (John), Michelle and Sarah Shepherd. 7 great-grandchildren: Dylan ,Korey ,CJ Frost. Andrew ,Jack ,Henry, Ruthie Bell. And many nieces and nephews. In addition to her parents and husband She was preceded in death by her son, John Pond (Karen); and siblings, Nettie Howell, Mallie Evans, Verlie Venable (*mother of Vivian Venable Fox), Bill Goosey, Martha Hamlyn and Wilson Goosey. Funeral services will be held at Immanuel Baptist Church, 1770 Eaton Road, Hamilton on Monday, January 28, 2013 at 11am with Pastor Orville Roach officiating. Entombment will follow at Rose Hill Burial Park. Visitation will be held at the church on Monday from 10am until the time of the service. Memorial contributions may be made to MedCentral Hospice of Mansfield, Ohio. Condolences may be left for the family at www.Webb-Noonan.com. 01/26/2013.

 

Poole, Ruby Wilson Combs
Ruby Combs Poole, 90, formerly of Richmond, passed away Friday, July 29, 2011 in Parma, Ohio. She was born on Sept. 8, 1920 in Travellers Rest, Ky., the daughter of Joe and Sarah Bowles Wilson. Ruby worked for many years at the One Hour Martinizing Dry Cleaners and was a former member of the Waco Baptist Church and Waco Chapter Order of Eastern Star. She presently was a member of Parma Heights Baptist Church in Parma, Ohio. She was preceded in death by her first husband, Otis Combs and her second husband, Dave Poole; two children, Jerry Combs and Gary Wayne Combs; one sister, Dorothy Cecil. Survivors include one son, William “Bill” Combs (Cindy), of Cleveland, OH; one daughter, Joyce Combs Loving (George), of Camden, OH; two sisters, Bess Kramer, of Hamilton, OH and Flossie Minter, of Richmond; two step-children, Raymond Combs, of Cable, OH and Laura Kendrick, of Glenwood Springs, CO; four grandchildren, Jerrie Ann Murphy, Kathy Mormon, John William Combs, and Martin Joe Combs; nine great-grandchildren, Joshua Combs, Cassandra Combs, Christopher Combs, Makayla Combs, Courtney Murphy, Matthew Murphy, Kristin Mormon, Tiffany Mormon & Jason Mormon; several nieces & nephews. Funeral Services will be conducted at 2 PM Thursday, August 4, 2011, at Combs, Parsons & Collins Funeral Home with Rev. William “Bill” Combs and Rev. Gary Maynard officiating. Burial will follow in the Flatwoods Cemetery. Visitation will be from 12 – 2 PM Thursday at the Combs, Parsons & Collins Funeral Home. www.cpcfh.com 07/31/2011.

 

Powell, James H.
Booneville, KY- James H. Powell, age 78, husband of Eileen (Stamper) Powell, passed away Tuesday, October 28, 2014 at the Hazard Health and Rehab Center in Hazard, KY. James was born on September 8, 1936 in Beattyville, KY, a son to the late Herman Clay Powell and Lydia (Morris) Powell. He was a member of Hazard Village Church of Christ in Hazard, KY and enjoyed hunting and fishing. James retired from Payless Oil Company in Ohio, where he worked in management. Along with his wife Eileen, James is survived by 2 daughters; Victoria Ray (Doug) Becknell of Booneville, KY and Vera Gayle (Alan) Fields of Lexington, KY, 2 sons; Phillip Harvey (Teresa) Powell of Kite, KY and James Edward (Angie) Powell of Jackson, KY, 2 sisters; Agnus (Hubert) Nolan of Beattyville, KY and Ethel (Dewayne) Morris of Shelbyville, KY, 1 sister in law; Phyllis Stamper of Lexington, KY, 5 grandchildren, 8 great-grandchildren and many other loving family members and friends. Along with his parents, he was preceded in death by 1 daughter; Lydia Jane Powell and 1 brother; Edward Powell. Visitation will be held Sunday, November 2, 2014 from 4:00 to 7:00 PM at the Booneville Funeral Home. Funeral services will be held Monday, November 3, 2014 at 1:00 PM at the Booneville Funeral Home with Brother Mark Tavata officiating. He will be laid to rest in the Moore Cemetery in St. Helens, KY. The Booneville Funeral Home in charge of arrangements. www.boonevillekyfuneralhome.com 11/03/2014.

 

Powell, James M.
James M Powell, age 95 of Hamilton, passed away at Hospice of Hamilton on Thursday, July 18, 2013. He was born in Big Hill, KY on October 19, 1917 to Joseph and Lucinda (Jones) Powell. On May 11, 1956 in Booneville, KY he married Viola Turner, and they were married for 57 years. James retired from Fisher Body in 1976 after 30 years of service. He was a member of Hueston Southern Baptist Church. He is survived by his wife, Viola Powell; seven children, James Herbert Powell, Dessie Mae Kerr, Alene (David) McFarland, Marlene Bailey, John (Catherine) Williamson, Mark "Joe" (Viola) Powell, and Winona (Norman) Shope; a sister, Hazel Downard of Laurel, IN; 18 grandchildren; 34 great-grandchildren; 12 great-great grandchildren; special niece, Debbie Kuhlenbeck; and numerous other nieces, nephews, relatives, and friends. He was preceded in death by his parents; three brothers; and six sisters. Funeral service will be held at Brown Dawson Flick Funeral Home, 1350 Millville Avenue, on Monday, July 22, 2013 at 1:00 PM with Rev. Richard Huff and Brother Don Roberts of Hueston Southern Baptist Church officiating. Burial will follow at Butler County Memorial Park. Visitation will be held on Monday, July 22, 2013 from 12:00 - 1:00 PM at the funeral home. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in honor of James to Hospice of Hamilton. www.browndawsonflick.com 07/20/13.

 

Powell, Patricia Gayle
Mrs. Patricia Gayle Powell, 54 passed away February 17, 2012 at KY River Medical Center in Jackson, KY following a long illness. She was born April 26, 1957 in Owsley County, KY, was the daughter of the late Charlie Jr. and Pauline Duff Marshall, was a retired nursing home worker and was a member of the Baptist church. Mrs. Powell is survived by two daughters: Mrs. Jessica Powell and husband Kelly Creech and Ms. Crystal Powell all of Booneville, KY and one granddaughter: Carly Creech of Booneville, KY. Also surviving are three brothers: Mr. Michael Marshall of Manchester, KY, Mr. Everett Marshall and wife Jamie of Irvine, KY and Mr. Troy Marshall of Richmond, KY and five sisters: Mrs. Linda Sue Moore and husband Junior, Mrs. Daisy Moore, Mrs. Robin Lynch and husband Ronnie and Mrs. Edna Brewer and husband Bobbie all of Booneville, KY, and Mrs. Ruth Ann Morgan and husband Charles of Jackson, KY. She was preceded in death by her parents: Charlie Jr. and Pauline Marshall and a brother-in-law: Charles Moore. Funeral services for Mrs. Powell were held Tuesday, February 21, 2012 at 1:00 p.m. with visitation on Monday evening from 6 to 9 p.m. all at the Search and Strong Funeral Home, officiating the services was the Rev. Jerry Lacefield with the burial following at the Esau-Gabbard Cemetery (Ricetown, Kentucky). Palbearers were: Kelly Creech, Eligha and Charles Moore, Everett, Michael and Troy Marshall and honorary pallbearers: Mike Hudson and Michael Tolson. The Searcy and Strong Funeral Home was in charge of all arrangements. Booneville Sentinel 02/23/2012.

 

Powell, Virgil Cleveland
Virgil Cleveland Powell was born December 27, 1939 in Owsley County and departed this life Sunday, September 5, 2010 at the Compassionate Care Center in Richmond, being 70 years of age. He was the son of the late Tom & Dora Mae (Adkins) Powell. Virgil is survived by his wife: Clara (King) Powell and by the following children: Virgil Wayne Powell, Roger Dale Powell, Linda Sue Holland, Nina Todd, Carol Powell & Norma Jean Hampton all of McKee, Gladys Holland of Richmond & Lois Ann Parker of Laurel County. He is also survived by two sisters: Christine Marcum of McKee and Irene Hurst of Sand Gap. Virgil was blessed with fourteen grandchildren and eight great grandchildren. In addition to his parents, Virgil was also preceded in death by a daughter: Bobbie Jean Powell, by a brother: Luther Powell, by a sister: Ada Brush and by four grandchildren. Virgil was of the Holiness faith. Funeral service was held 2:00 PM Thursday, September 9, 2010 at the Lakes Funeral Home with Bro. Phillip “Worm” Johnson and Bro. Bobby Marcum officiating. Burial followed in the Tyner Cemetery. Lakes Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements. www.lakesfuneralhomemckee.com

 

Powlas, Joe Durwood
Joe Durwood Powlas, beloved pastor, friend and brother, died peacefully at Central Baptist Hospital in Lexington, Kentucky on January 21, 2016. He was born to Joe Marcellus Powlas and Lessie Sheets Powlas on April 8, 1927 in Salisbury, North Carolina. He graduated from Crossnore High School, Crossnore, N.C., Catawba College, Salisbury, N.C. and Louisville Theological Seminary, Louisville, Kentucky. He originally wanted to be a missionary in India, but while in seminary, field work took him to Owsley County and following his graduation it was here in the hills of Kentucky that his ministry began and continued for 64 years. He faithfully served the Cow Creek Presbyterian Church, the Booneville Presbyterian Church and the Indian Creek Presbyterian Church, preaching three times each Sunday. He also traveled extensively in the central, eastern and southeastern states sharing the work of the Presbyterian church in the mountains of Kentucky. He also was the author of fifteen books including The Church with the Golden Roof, To Walk in Heaven, The Bishop of Stinking Creek Hollow, and Angels at My Door. Among other honors, he was the recipient of the 1974 Shepherd of the Hills Humanitarian Award, the 1993 Crossnore School Alumnus of the Year, and the Louisville Presbyterian Theological Seminary 1996 Distinguished Alumnus Award. Rather than sending flowers, he asked that any donations in his memory be made to The Hope Center, 360 W. Loudon Avenue, Lexington, Kentucky 40508. Joe is survived by his twin sisters, Jane Johnson of Newland, N.C., and Laura Johnson Dorrer and husband John of Brunswick, Maine, and his brother Jerry Johnson and wife Elizabeth of Etowah, N.C. Joe often said that he could not imagine any man on earth who had had a happier life. He lived his faith every day. He walked with dignity and was a man of humor and song. He will be remembered with the greatest affection by all who knew him. To quote from his book, The Church with the Golden Roof, “I now close the door, leaving behind a valley and a people whom I have loved so deeply.” Joe left specific directions to be followed concerning his funeral. He will be buried in the Cow Creek cemetery. There will not be a funeral or visitation - only a grave - side service. This too Joe has scripted and it will be conducted according to his wishes . Joe wrote the following: "Sing no sad songs for me, " the poet wrote. Rather, let us rejoice and sing and give glory to God for the beauty and the happiness of the Christian Faith and for the promises God has given to those who love and trust Him. Burial at 1:00 p.m. January27, 2016, Cow Creek Presbyterian Church, Booneville, KY.

 

Preston, Charles Burton
Charles Burton Price 94, of Mooresville NC, passed away on Friday, September 16, 2016. He was born on July 11, 1922 in Owsley County, Kentucky to the late Willie Price and Maude Price. In addition to his parents, Charles is preceded in death by his wife, Ruth Mildred Price and a daughter, Charlene Price. He was in Quality Control for General Motors Company before his retirement. Charles is survived by sons, Garry Price and wife, Michele and Ronn Price and wife, Paula; granddaughters, Sarah Stokes and Lauren Price; great grandsons, Beckett and Brody Stokes. A crypt side service was held on Monday, September 19, 2016 at Woodside Cemetery, Middletown, Ohio. Entombment followed at the cemetery. Cavin-Cook Funeral Home and Crematory, Mooresville, NC is serving the Price family. Condolences may be made to the family at www.cavin-cook.com. http://www.legacy.com/obituaries/dayton/obituary 09/20/2016.

 

Preston, Chester William "Bud"
Chester William “Bud” Preston, 59, passed away Friday, August 12, 2011, at Pattie A. Clay Hospital. He was born on October 29, 1951, the son of Chester William and Bella Mae Wren Preston. He was a graduate of Madison Central High School and had worked as a sales clerk for Purkey & Davis and was a former employee of Tokico. He was a part time driver for OK Cab Co. Survivors include his wife, Betty Spivey Preston {daughter of Dan and Girtha Lynch Spivey, granddaughter of Will and Alice Young Lynch}; a son, Jassen Preston; three step-children, Roger Spivey, Randall Spivey & Sheila Craig; three brothers, Jim Preston, of Berea, M. C. Collins, of Berea and Phillip Pace, of Irvine; two sisters, Donna Webb, of Berea and Wanda Cobb, of Nicholasville; one grandson, Adam Lee Preston; two step-grandchildren, Kevin & Chris Spivey; several nieces, nephews and lots of friends. He was preceded in death by a brother, Paul Pace. Funeral Services will be conducted at 2 PM Monday, August 15, 2011, at Combs, Parsons & Collins Funeral Home with Rev. Wade Coyle officiating. Burial will follow in the Berea Cemetery. Visitation will be from 5-9 PM Sunday at the Combs, Parsons & Collins Funeral Home. Pallbearers will be Jimmy Preston, Phillip Pace, Travis Preston, Logan Preston, Kevin Spivey and Chris Spivey. www.cpcfh.com 08/15/2011.

 

Price, Davis
Davis Price, age 92, husband of Pearl Caudill Price, passed away on January 13th, 1010, in Lexington, KY. He was born February 27, 1917, at Vincent, KY, to Charlie and Ethel Combs Price. He was a long time member of the Warrens Chapel United Methodist Church. Dave was a member of the New Hope Masonic Lodge, and served on the board of the Middle Kentucky Area Development Council. He was a highly decorated World War II Veteran serving as a filed lineman with the 9th Infantry Signal Corps Division. In addition to his wife of 63 years, he is survived by one son; Earl C. Price and Joyce, of Durham, North Carolina. Three daughters: Brenda Gayle Sebastian and Roscoe, of Lexington, Kentucky; Catherine Renee Andis and David, of Somerset, KY; Doris Ann Hoskins and Gerald, of Booneville, KY: Two grandchildren; April Dawn Andis of Knoxville, TN, Brian Keith Hoskins and Stacey of Georgetown, KY, and one great-grandaughter, Kylie Grace Hoskins. One half brother, Harold Price of Booneville, KY, and two half sisters Nell M. Tincher, of Tyner, KY, and Wanda Stewart and Kenneth of Booneville, KY. He was preceded in death by three brothers, Vincent, Edward and Dorcie Price. Pallbearers: Jack Amis, Howard Price, Gary McIntosh, Bobby Price, Larry Price, Tony Price and Ralph Caudill. On Jan. 13, 2010, Davis Price was carried in the arms of angels to be with our Lord in Heaven. Today he is walking on streets of gold with his brothers who went before him. Dave is telling them a funny story and their laughter is bittersweet. They will reminisce of times together, discussing the best time to plant, cut and house their tobacco. If there are jobs in Heaven, daddy would be plowing the spring gardens and when the winter snow came, he would be clearing the streets. We can see him on a tractor doing what he loved to do and if the grass ever needs mowing in Heaven; our daddy will do that too. Booneville Sentinel January 20, 2010.

 

Price, Dorsie
Vincent, KY – Mr. Dorsie Price, 87, passed away on Thursday, December 27, 2007, at the Lee County Care & Rehabilitation Center in Beattyville, KY, after a long fight with Alzheimer’s Disease and cancer. He was born in Vincent, KY on December 20, 1920, to the late Charlie and Ethel Combs Price. Dorsie attended the Needmore School at Vincent, where he walked the one mile to school each day and came early to tend the fires. He enlisted in the United States Army at the age of 21, where he was in the 83rd Reconnaissance Troop Infantry Division. A veteran of World War II, he earned the European African Middle Eastern Theater Ribbon with four Bronze Service Stars, American Theater Ribbon, Good Conduct Medal and World War II Victory Medal. After the war was over, Dorsie returned home to Vincent to marry the love of his life, Georgia Mavis Bowling. They recently celebrated their 61st Wedding Anniversary. Dorsie was a farmer who loved the land and taught his five children to value home, family and God. Hard work and honesty were his way. He was a loving husband and a devoted father. Dorsie served on the Owsley County Farm Bureau Board of Directors for 42 years, and on the Owsley County Conservation District Board of Supervisors for 32 years. He was a member of the Warrens Chapel United Methodist Church. Dorsie is survived by his wife, Georgia Mavis Price of Vincent, KY; two sons, Larry Dewayne & Judy Price of Franklin, Ohio and Howard & Sandra Price of Vincent, Kentucky; three daughters, Dianna Gayle & Gary Mays of Vincent, Kentucky, Pauletta Jo & Larry Teater of Lancaster, Kentucky and Judith Jeanenne & Jack Amis, also of Vincent, Kentucky. He is survived by eight grandchildren, Donald & Lynelle Price, David Price, Donna Jo & Harold Creech, Tamela & Jeff West, Kimberly & Mose Hill, Jason & Sara Beth Mays, Byron & Kim Teater and Jina & Dustin Estridge. He is also survived by 10 great grandchildren, Jacob, Justin and Dalton Price, Madison, Corey and Shelby Creech, Matthew and Sarah West and Abby and Karli Hill; two brothers, Davis & Pearl Price, Vincent, KY and Harold Price of Booneville, KY; two sisters, Nellie Marie Tincher of Tyner, KY and Wanda & Kenneth Stewart of Booneville, KY; two sisters-in law, Wilma Jean Price of Booneville, KY and Retha Price of Franklin, OH; and a special friend, Mr. Denny Todd. Dorsie is also survived by a host of special nieces, nephews, family and friends. Dorsie was preceded in death by his parents, Charlie and Ethel Price; his beloved step-mother, Dorcas Young Price; three brothers, Edward Price, Vincent Price and Herman Price; two sisters, Edith Price and Gracie Price. Visitation for Mr. Price was held on Friday evening, December 28, 2007 at the Booneville Funeral Home from 6:00 – 9:00 p.m. Funeral services were held at Warrens Chapel Untied Methodist Church at 2:00 p.m. Saturday, December 29, 2007 with Rev. J. Jamison Brunk officiating. Burial in the Warrens Cemetery with Booneville Funeral Home in charge of arrangements. Pallbearers were Donald Price, David Price, Jason Mays, Byron Teater, Harold Creech, Jeff West, Mose Hill and Dustin Estridge. Honorary pallbearers were Denny Todd and Jack Botner. Booneville Sentinel January 2, 2008.

 

Price, Harold B.
Booneville, KY- Harold B. Price, age 82, passed away Wednesday, August 10, 2016 at the Owsley County Health Care Center, located in Booneville, KY. Harold was born in Booneville, KY on October 5, 1933, a son to the late Charlie and Dorcas (Young) Price. He worked for the Kentucky Department of Transportation, where he later retired. He was a veteran of the United States Army. He is survived by 2 daughters; Judy (Billy) Goe of Beattyville, KY, and Barbara (Joey) McDaniel of Booneville, KY, 2 sisters; Wanda (Kenneth) Stewart of Booneville, KY, and Nellie Tincher of Tyner, KY, 2 grandchildren; Michelle Brandenburg and Alyssa Goe, 2 great-grandchildren; Ryan Brandenburg and Jenelle Brandenburg, special niece; Theresa Turner and many other loving family members and friends. Along with his parents; Charlie and Dorcas Price, he was preceded in death by his beloved wife; Clarice (Creech) Price, 4 brothers; Dorsie Price, Davis Price, Vincent Price and Edward Price. Visitation will be held Monday, August 15, 2016 from 12:00 to 1:00 PM at the Booneville Funeral Home. Funeral services will be held Monday, August 15, 2016 at 1:00 PM at the Booneville Funeral Home with Pastor Rob Morgan officiating. He will be laid to rest next to his wife in the Combs Family Cemetery, located in Vincent, KY. The Booneville Funeral Home in charge of arrangements. www.boonevillekyfuneralhome.com. 08/16/2016.

 

Price, Jessie James
Vincent, KY – Jessie James Price, 60, passed away at his residence on April 6, 2009 from cancer. He was a member of the White Harvest Holiness Church and was disabled. He was born on February 20, 1949 to the late Jesse Callahan and Martha Price Callahan in Clay Co., KY. He is survived by two daughters, Martha Marie (& Steve) Rose and Jessica Denise (& Paul) Kestner, both of Clay Co., KY. Also surviving are four sisters, Naomi Ramsey and Evelyn Begley, both of Vincent, KY, Freda Yarber, Beattyville, KY and Marie Humphery of Ohio; five brothers, Jerry Callahan and Raleigh Callahan, both of Clay Co., KY, Estill Callahan, Mt. Sterling, KY, Robert Callahan, Beattyville, KY and Alvin Gene Callahan, McKee, KY. Visitation held from 6 to 9 p.m. on Tuesday, April 7, 2009 at the Searcy & Strong Funeral Home and at 9:00 a.m. Wednesday at the church. Funeral services held on Wednesday, April 8, 2009 at 2:00 p.m. at Ells Branch Baptist Church in Clay County with Rev. Jim Munce officiating. Burial in the Cradlebow Cemetery in Clay County with Searcy and Strong Funeral Home in charge of arrangements. Booneville Sentinel April 16, 2009.

 

Price, Lena Mae Peters
Mrs. Lena Mae Price, 78, passed away November 24, 2012 at the KY River Medical Center in Jackson, KY, following a brief illness. She was born December 23, 1933 in Owsley County, KY, was the daughter of the late Luther & Katherine Wilson Peters, was the wife of Billy K. Price was a homemaker and was a member of the Presbyterian Church. Mrs. Price is survived by her husband: Mr. Billy K. Price, two sons: Mr. Ronnie Price and wife Amy & Mr. Matthew Price & wife Vickie & four grandchildren: Chandice, Casey & Tyler Price & Brandon Baker, all of Booneville, KY. Also surviving are two brothers: Mr. Brown Peters of Booneville, KY and Mr. Raymond Peters of New Baltimore, MI. She was preceded in death by her parents: Luther and Katherine Peters, and one son: David Kendall Price. Funeral services for Mrs. Price were held on Wednesday, November 28, 2012 at 2:00 P.M. with visitation on Tuesday evening from 6 to 9 P.M. all at the Searcy and Strong Funeral Home. Officiating the services were the Rev. Jamie Brunk and the Rev. Kevin Baker with the burial following in the Peters – Ross Cemetery (Levi, KY). The Searcy and Strong Funeral Home was in charge of all arrangements. Booneville Sentinel 11/29/2012.

 

Price, Lisa Gayle
Lisa Gayle Price, formery of Owsley County, passed away Saturday, December 24, 2005, at her residence. She was born on December 23, 1970, in Rushville, Indiana, to Emma Brandenburg Price of Greenup, Kentucky and the late Wilton Price. She was employed by the Ashland Independent School System, teaching art for 10 years at the Crabbe and Oakview Elementary Schools and attended the Assembly of God Church. Along with her mother, she is survived by two brothers, Rayburn Murphy of Greenup, Kentucky and Danny Murphy of Baltimore, MD; three sisters, Janet Murphy of Delvinta, Kentucky, Christine Callahan of Beattyville, Kentucky and Wanda Oliver of Vincent, Kentucky; several nieces and nephews; and a host of relatives and friends. Funeral services will be on Wednesday, December 28, 2005, at 1:00 p.m. at the Booneville Funeral Home with Rev. Randell Amburgy officiating. Burial in the Gabbard Cemetery, Travellers Rest, Kentucky, with the Booneville Funeral Home in charge of arrangements. Booneville Sentinel 12/29/2005

 

Price, Paul Ray
Booneville, KY – Paul Ray Price, 63, husband of Kyong Price, passed away Monday, January 19, 2009 at the Miami Valley Hospital of Dayton, OH. Paul was born in Oneida, KY, on July 25, 1945, to the late Vincent and Wilma Jean Hamilton Price. He was a security guard and a U. S. Army Veteran. Along with his wife of 41 years, he is survived by two daughters, Kimberly Larson of Ft. Walton, FL and Angela Price of West Chester, OH; four granddaughters, Megan, Sasha, Tiffany and Malia; two brothers, Bobby (& Kathy) Price and Tony (& Connie) Price, both of Booneville, KY; and a host of friends and relatives. Funeral services were held at the New Hope Baptist Church, Owsley County, KY, at 1:00 p.m. on Saturday, January 24, 2009, with Pastor David Metcalf officiating. Visitation was held on Friday evening at the Booneville Funeral Home from 6:00 – 9:00 p.m. burial at the Vincent Price Cemetery, at Travellers Rest in Owsley County with the Booneville Funeral Home in charge of arrangements. Booneville Sentinel January 28, 2009.

 

Price, Pearl Caudill
Booneville- Pearl L. Price, widow of Davis Price, departed this life on Friday, December 12th 2014 at the Kentucky River Medical Center, in Jackson KY. Pearl was born September 29, 1928 in Corbin, KY, a daughter to the late Sanford and Martha (Deeds) Caudill. She had been a long time member of the Warrens Chapel Church, Susan Chapter Order of the Eastern Star, has served on many committees at the Red Bird Missionary Conference of Churches, including a Lay Delegate to the National Conference of Methodist Churches. She also served as Chairman of the Head Start Policy Advisory Council for many years, a member of the Forward in the Fifth education reform, and a ten-year member of the Middle Kentucky Area Development Council. She was employed by the Kentucky Child Welfare Research Foundation, Owsley County Board of Education and Owsley County Senior Citizens from which she retired. She is survived by one son, Earl C. Price, (Joyce), of Durham, North Carolina. Three daughters, Brenda Gayle Sebastian, (Rocky), of Lexington, Kentucky; Catherine Renee Andis, (David), of Somerset, Kentucky; and Doris Ann Hoskins, (Gerald), of Booneville, Kentucky. Two Grandchildren, April Dawn Andis and Brian Keith Hoskins, (Stacey); Two Great Grandchildren, Kylie Grace Hoskins, and Aubrey Kate Hoskins. One sister Nell M. Dupree of Atlanta, Georgia. Additional survivors include many nieces, nephews and special friends as she was known as” Aunt Pearl” by many. Pearl was preceded in death by her parents, and loving husband of 68 years, Davis. Funeral services will be held Tuesday, December 16, 2014 at 1:00 PM at Warrens Chapel with Reverend J. Jamison Brunk officiating. Visitation will be held Monday, December 15, 2014 from 6:00 to 8:00 PM at the Booneville Funeral Home with the Eastern Star Memorial Service at 7:00 PM. Pearl will be laid to rest next to her husband in the Pleasant Grove Cemetery located in the Pebworth Community of Owsley County. The Booneville Funeral Home in charge of arrangements. Honorary pallbearers are members of the Warrens Chapel Church. Pearl will be sadly missed by her family and friends. In lieu of flowers, the family suggests that donations be made to the Warrens Chapel Church. www.boonevillekyfuneralhome.com 12/14/2014.

 

Price, Russell Lee
Russell Lee Price age 91, of Hamilton, died at Kettering Medical Center on Tuesday, March 13, 2012. He was born on August 22, 1920, in Owsley County, Kentucky, the son of the late Andy and Ethel (Mainous) Price. On April 4, 1953, in Franklin, Indiana, Russell married Cora Mae Garrett. He was employed with General Motors in Dayton at Delco Air and Frigidaire for 30 years retiring in 1976. He served in the CCC and the National Guard before entering into the US Army during WWII. Russell loved Blue Grass music. He played with the Sunrise Rangers and they were one of the original Blue Grass bands that played on WMOH. Russell is survived by his wife of over 58 years, Cora; son, Phillip (Marlene) Pryse of Hamilton; daughter, Joni (Ralph) Demmel of Hamilton; sisters Ruby (Howard) Golden of Riverside, Ohio, Barbara Mainous of Irvine, Kentucky and Billie (Rudell) Sandlin of Dayton; and many nieces and nephews. Russell was also preceded in death by sisters Reba Judd, Judith Hopkins and Betty Jo Tirey. Funeral Services will be held at Webb Noonan Kidd Funeral Home, Ross Avenue at South "D" Street, Hamilton, at 2pm on Friday, March 16, 2012, with Elder Eddie K. Garrett of the Primitive Baptist Church in Franklin officiating. Interment will follow at Hickory Flat Cemetery. Family and friends will be received at the funeral home prior to the service on Friday from 12 noon - 2pm. www.Webb-Noonan.com 03/15/2012.

 

Price, Wilma Jean
Booneville, KY – Wilma Jean Hamilton Price, 79, widow of Vincent Price, passed away Tuesday, February 26, 2008, at the Owsley County Health Care Center in Booneville, Kentucky, after a long illness. Wilma was born in Owsley County, Kentucky on September 10, 1928, to the late Andy and Sarah Jane Botner Hamilton. She was a former homemaker, a member of the New Hope Baptist Church and the New Hope Eastern Star, Susan Chapter # 106. Survivors include three sons, Bobby (& Kathy) Price and Tony (& Connie) Price, both of Booneville, Kentucky, and Paul Ray (& Kyong) Price of Dayton, Ohio; 10 grandchildren; seven great grandchildren; and a host of friends and relatives. Along with her parents and her husband, she was preceded in death by a sister, Betty Mason. Funeral services were conducted Friday, February 29, 2008, at 2:00 p.m., at the New Hope Baptist Church, with Rev. David Metcalf and Rev. John Mason officiating. Visitation was held, along with Eastern Star Services on Thursday evening at the funeral home from 6:00 – 9:00 p.m. Burial in the Vincent Price Cemetery, Travellers Rest, Kentucky, with the Booneville Funeral Home in charge of arrangements. Pallbearers were Anthony Price, Michael Price, Travis and Johnny Spencer, Eric Mason, Randy Osborne and Jason Herald. Booneville Sentinel March 5, 2008.

 

Prince, Elva Lee Eversole
Ms. Elva Lee Prince of Campbellsville, Kentucky, a native of Boonevill, Kentucky, daughter of the late James Eversole and Minnie Lou Parker Eversole, was born on September 3, 1928 in Booneville, Owsley County, Kentucky, and departed this life on Tuesday, August 18, 2015 at the Jewish Hospital in Louisville. She was 86 years, 11 months, and 15 days of age. She had made a profession of faith in Christ and was a retired lineworker. She united in marriage to Dr. Walter Raymond Prince who preceded her in death. Survivors include her companion: Bro. Charlie Warren of Summersville, Kentucky; Charlie's family; a special niece: Shirley Ford; and a host of other relatives and friends. Ms. Prince was also preceded in death by two sisters: Lucille Shell and Ruth Wysong. There will be private viewing and service only with burial in the Shepherd Cemetery in Booneville, Kentucky. Cowherd and Parrott Funeral Home, Greensburg, Kentucky in charge of the arrangements. www.cowherdandparrott.com 08/27/2015.

 

Pritchett, Alma Jean Combs
Born in Booneville, Ky on Jul. 20, 1928 Departed on Sep. 1, 2010 and resided in Cincinnati, OH. Alma Jean (nee Combs) Pritchett, beloved wife of the late William Pritchett, Jr. Loving mother of Debbie (Jeff) Lueders. Dear sister of Warren Vernon Combs of Woodburn, OR and the late Alene Ritter of Rossville, GA. Alma worked many years as the branch coordinator of the Kissell Co and retired from American Mortgage after 40 yrs in the mortgage banking field. She was also a longtime member of the Bridgetown Church of Christ. Wednesday, Sept 1, 2010. Age 82yrs. Visitation Sunday from 4-6pm at the Neidhard-Minges Funeral Home 3155 Harrison Ave. (Westwood). Funeral services 10am Monday at the Bridgetown Church of Christ where visitation will also be held beginning at 9:30am. Funeral procession to Arlington Memorial Gardens will depart at 10am Tuesday from the funeral home. Memorials may be made to the Bridgetown Church of Christ or the charity of one’s choice. Debbie Lueders 9/22/2010.

 

Pryse, Wayne Raymond
Mr. Wayne Raymond Pryse, age 55, passed away January 1st, 2014 at the KY River Medical Clinic in Jackson, KY, following a long illness. He was born October 02, 1958 in Oneida, KY, was the son of the late Raymond Pryse and Flora Begley Pryse, was a farmer and was a member of the Church of God. Wayne is survived by his mother: Mrs. Flora Pryse of Booneville, KY, one brother: Mr. David Pryse of Whitley County, KY and two sisters: Mrs. Claudette Arnold and Mrs. Tammy Bingham both of Booneville, KY. There are also several nieces, nephews, relatives and friends. He was preceded in death by his father, Raymond Pryse. Funeral services for Mr. Pryse w ere held Sunday, January 05, 2014 at 2:00 PM with visitation on Saturday evening from 6:00 to 9:00 PM all at the Searcy and Strong Funeral Home. Officiating the service was the Rev. Terry Sandlin with the burial following in the Gabbard Cemetery at Travellers Rest. The Searcy and Strong Funeral Home was in charge of all arrangements. Booneville Sentinel 01/09/2014.

 

Puckett, Thelma Garrett
Thelma Garrett Puckett, 88, formerly of Hamilton, OH went to be with the Lord on November 2, 2008. She was the wife of the late Claude Puckett. Born in Booneville, KY, she was the daughter of the late Marcus Garrett and the late Minerva Bonds. She resided in Hamilton, OH, most recently residing in Rhode Island. She was a previous member of Immanuel Baptist Church, and member of First Baptist Church of America, Providence, RI. She leaves two daughters, Donna Puckett of Woonsocket, RI, Peggy Eyler of Indianapolis, IN; brother, Fayette Garrett of Hamilton, OH; granddaughter, Jennifer DeMars of St. Augustine, FL; grandson, Colby Eyler of Indianapolis, IN; great-Grandchild, Bryan DeMars of St. Augustine, FL. A committal service will be held November 8, 2008, at 10AM in the Rose Hill Burial Park Mausoleum Chapel, 2421 Princeton Road, Hamilton, OH. Relatives are kindly invited. Calling Hours are respectfully omitted. Condolences may be left for the family at www.webb-noonan.com

 

Pugh, Judy Fern Brandenburg
PUGH (Brandenburg), Judy Fern age 59, of Dayton, passed away Monday, July 4, 2011 after a long battle with cancer. She was born May 15, 1952 in Oneida, KY. Judy worked at Gem City and later retired from Navistar. She was a member of the VFW Post 9936, American Legion Post 619 and a life member of the Amvets #24. Judy is survived by her husband, Andrew "Vince" Pugh; mother, Allene (Thorpe) Brandenburg; father, Paul Brandenburg, Sr.; brother, Paul Brandenburg, Jr.; sister, Tina Loney; brother-in-law, Chance Loney; niece, Madison; two nephews, Joseph and Michael Brandenbug; two step-daughter's, Johnny Dillenger and Mary Ann Easterling; three step-son's, Mark Pugh, James Skiver and Patrick Skiver; brother and sister-in-law, James "Ed" and Tena Pugh; sister-in-law, Judy Brady. She was preceded in death by one brother, Austin Lynn Brandenburg. Visitation will be held Friday, July 8, 2011 from 10:00-11:00 am at Newcomer Funeral Home (4104 Needmore Rd.) with funeral services beginning at 11:00 am. Burial will follow in Woodland Cemetery in Dayton. The family would like to extend a special thanks to Dr. Romer and his staff and The Hospice of Dayton. If desired, donations may be made to Hospice of Dayton. www.NewcomerDayton.com.

 

 

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