Sadler, Carl Eugene
BOONEVILLE - Carl Eugene Sadler was serenaded by angels and welcomed into the arms of his Lord and Savior on Sun., Mar. 19, 2006. Born in Logan County, KY, Aug. 31, 1918. Son of Eugene and Erna (Bodine) Sadler; husband of Mary Earline (Bond) Sadler; brother of Louise Godown, LeMae Carter, Geneva Phillips Carter; father of Charlotte Brown, Joan Traylor, Carl Sadler Jr., and James Sadler. Grandfather of Kenneth Wright, Carlene (Robert) Suiter, Michael (Tina) Wright, Daniel (Jaymie) Wright, Douglas Traylor, and Michelle (Tony) Pickett; great grandfather of Misty and Adam Wright, Nicholas and Timothy Suiter, Christian and Cary Wright, Isaac Wright, Peter and Ashleigh Pickett; great, great grandfather of Jordon and Tori Pauw, Elizabeth Brett, and Gabriel Wright. Uncle of numerous nieces and nephews. God saved him at the age of 14 and called him to preach His unsearchable riches when he was 20. He graduated from Gordansville High School, entered Campbellsville College in 1938 to prepare to be a Minister of the Gospel. There he met Earline who was there preparing as a medical missionary. They fell in love, (that was God's way of making this union) and were married Aug. 22, 1939. Their wedding dinner consisted of bologna sandwiches, RC cola, and Moon pies. He was in revival meeting and she played the pump organ. Their lives together have been given to the Lord's work, for 64 years they served together before her death on May 13, 2003. Both rejoiced in their privilege to serve God and His remarkable blessing on them. Both agreed they had an extra ordinary life as well as an unusual life together. He began writing as a child and continued during the high school years. As a freshman in college, with God's glory in view, Biblical research of and study replaced the fancied-dreamy thinking. The things learned went on paper, and for the first unrequired writing was about the 10 days surrounding the crucifixion and resurrection of his Lord and Savior, Jesus Christ. (Ten Eventful Days) During the early pastoral years, because of the people's need for Biblical truths he continued to write. Writing began in earnest and in larger (volume) when he began teaching in Bible College in 1957. This was done for his own and the benefit of the students. He has published over 50 books and pamphlets. He holds earned and honorary Doctor of Theology and Divinity Degrees from several colleges. Carl was the happiest when he was studying or proclaiming God's Word. He never met a stranger without telling them about his Lord. He has been a teacher for many years to students all over the world, thru colleges, and his writings. He was a World War II Veteran serving in the United States Army. He was honored to be the pastor of Home Acres (Marananatha) Baptist Church, Grand Rapids, MI; Dripping Springs Baptist Church, Olmstead, KY; Beech Grove Baptist Church, Crab Orchard, KY; Seventh Street Baptist Church, Cannelton, IN; (Associate Pastor) Ashland Avenue Baptisth Church, Lexington, KY; Pastor of Pleasant View Baptist Church, Grant County, KY; and Trinity Missionary Baptist Church, Richmond, KY. Professor Tri-State Baptist College, Evansville, IN; Professor Lexington Baptist College, Lexington, KY, Professor and Dean Cincinnati Baptist College and Schools, Cincinnati, OH; Founder and President of Kentucky Mountains Baptist Schools, Booneville, KY. Funeral services will be Sat., Mar. 25, 2006, at 1 pm, at the Booneville Funeral Home, with Dr. Harold Becknell and Bro. Scott Guiley officiating. Visitation will be Fri. evening, at the funeral home, from 6 - 9 pm. Burial in the Shepherd Memorial Cemetery, Booneville, KY, with the Booneville Funeral Home in charge of arrangements. Donations may be sent to First Baptist Church of Island City RR #2 Box456 Booneville, KY 41314, to continue his legacy of the printed and spoken WORD. Guest book at Legacy.com. Published in the Lexington Herald-Leader on 3/23/2006.

 

Sams, Ethel Couch

Ethel Sams, age 73 of Connersville, went home to be with the Lord on Monday May 21, 2012 at Caroleton Manor Nursing Home. She was born on May 5, 1939 in Owsley County, Kentucky, one of twelve children of the late Elijah and Eunice Carmack Couch. Ethel had worked at Rieman Flower Shop, Metal Plating, and Ford Electronics and Refrigeration, retiring due to her health. She enjoyed gardening, yard work, singing in church, and being with her family. She also enjoyed being a part of several churches in the area. Ethel is survived by her children, Kim (Steve) Coraggio of Indianapolis, Peggie Sams and her companion, Ray Richardson of Connersville, and JD Sams of Indianapolis; two sisters, Beatrice Barrett of Connersville and Sharon Kay Horsley of Frankfort, KY; nine grandchildren, Bruce Coraggio, Heather Eckel, Hannah Sams, Holly Sams, Zachary Riebsomer, Shelby Richardson, Misty Richardson, Aaron Richardson, and Sommer Richardson; nine great grandchildren as well as numerous nieces and nephews. In addition to her parents, she is preceded in death by four brothers, Dayton, Gilbert, Chester, and Carl Couch; and five sisters, Velma Lakes, Viola Smith, Maudie McCall, Barbara Berry, and Cliffie Allen. Funeral services will be conducted at Urban Winkler Funeral Home on Friday May 25, 2012 at 1:00 pm with Rev. Tom Marshall officiating where friends and family may visit from 11:00 am until the time of the service. Burial will follow at Westside Cemetery in Milton, IN. www.urbanwinklerfuneralhome.com 05/23/2012.

 

Sanders, Leonard Terry Jr.

Booneville, KY – Leonard Terry Sanders, Jr., age 83, passed away Wednesday, January 9, 2013 at the Lee County Care and Rehabilitation Center in Beattyville, KY. Terry was born in Oklahoma City, Oklahoma on August 18, 1929, a son of the late Leonard and Constance J. (Beatte) Sanders. He was a retired Dental Technician Chief with the U.S. Navy serving his Country for more than 25 years including a tour of duty during the Vietnam Conflict. Terry was a member of the Masonic Order, Drum and Bugle Corp with the Shriners, Veterans of Foreign Wars, Fleet Reserve Association, and the Owsley County Sportsman Club. He is survived by 3 daughters; Terry (Jeff) Treude of Dothan, AL, Mary Rauss of Glendale, AZ, Sherry (David) Lytell of Booneville, KY, 11 grandchildren; Jason Thompson, Corinne MacDonald, Keith Navalta, Terry Renna, Cory Malinowski, Cassandra Malinowski, Christopher Renna, Alexandra Rauss, Branwyn Duff, Katrina Malinowski, and Lindsay Rauss, 7 great-grandchildren, 2 nieces; Shirley and Connie Mulligan, 1 nephew; Terry Mulligan, along with many other loving family members and friends. Terry was preceded in death by his parents, his loving wife of 25 years Beryl Ann (Jackson) Sanders, 2 sisters; Josephine Mulligan and Frances Truman. A Memorial Service and interment will be scheduled at a later date in the Elmwood Cemetery located in Woodward, Oklahoma. The Booneville Funeral Homes in charge of all arrangements. www.boonevillekyfuneralhome.com. 01/16/2013.

 

Sandlin, Dailey

Dailey Sandlin, 78, passed away on Monday, Feb. 6, 2012, at his home after a short illness. He was born May 15, 1933, to Greene and Murphy Riley Sandlin of Dalesburg, KY. He was a retired mechanic and an avid farmer. He was a member of Sugar Camp Baptist Church. Dailey is survived by his wife of 56 years, Jerrie Mae Dean Sandlin; two sons, Allen (Haley) Sandlin of Booneville, KY, Jeffrey (Kathy) Sandlin of Owenton, KY and one daughter, Esther (Jeffrey) Mullins of Beattyville, KY. Also surviving are five granddaughters and two grandsons: Amber and Robert Barger of Chattanooga, TN, April and Edward Barclay of Loveland, Colorado, Autumn Sandlin of Booneville, KY, Arkie and Anthony Poor of Lexington, KY, and Chante` Mullins and fiancé, David Hobbs of Beattyville, KY, and Jimmy Lee Sandlin and Tyler Sandlin, both of Owenton, KY. He is also survived by four great grandchildren; Robert Matthew and Lilian Jeanette Barger of Chattanooga, TN and Hayley Anne and Caden Edward Barclay of Loveland, Colorado. Many loving nieces and nephews also survive. Dailey was preceded in death by his parents, Greene and Murphy Sandlin, six brothers; Kelly, Seldon, Roy, Ed, James and Pearl and two sisters, Lilly Belle, and Nancy and one special nephew, Chester “Blue” McIntosh. Funeral services are at 1:00 p.m., Friday, Feb. 10, 2012, at the Sugar Camp Baptist Church with Pastor Tim Charlton officiating. Burial in the Dean/Rice Cemetery on Fish Creek in Owsley County with Searcy and Strong Funeral Home in charge of the arrangements.

 

Sandlin, Estill

Booneville, KY - Estill Sandlin, 67, husband of Betty (Reed) Sandlin, passed away Wednesday, July 20, 2011 at Kentucky River Medical Center in Jackson, Breathitt County, KY. Estill was born in Booneville, KY on May 8, 1944, a son of the late Della (Baker) and Oliver Sandlin. He was a handy man and a member of the Levi Baptist Church. He is survived by his wife of 48 years, 1 daughter; Vicki (Troy) Reeves of Booneville, KY, 3 sons; Terry (Pam) Sandlin, Kendall Sandlin and Jerry (Sherry) Sandlin all of Booneville, KY, 1 sister; Monjoy Young of Frankfort, KY, 1 brother; Miles Sandlin of Newport, KY, 10 grandchildren, 1 great grandchild and many other loving family members and friends. Along with his parents he was preceded in death by 1 son; Estill Harlan Sandlin, 1 grandson; Austin Harlan Reeves, 3 sisters; Gewnlon, Wilma and Rosalee, 3 brothers; Harlan, Allison and Chester. Funeral Services will be held Sunday, July 24, 2011 at 1:00 PM at Fountain Head Baptist Church with Pastors Terry Sandlin and L.C. Easterling officiating. Visitation Sunday, July 24, 2011 from 11:00 AM until time of service. He will be laid to rest in Sandlin Cemetery, in Ricetown, KY. To leave the family a special message please visit www. boonevillekyfuneralhome.com. The Booneville Funeral Home in charge of all arrangements. www.boonevillekyfuneralhome.com 07/22/2011.

 

Sandlin, Eudella Spencer

Eudella Sandlin, age 78 of Hamilton passed away at her residence on Monday, January 23, 2012 at 9:00 PM. She was born in Booneville, Kentucky on October 10, 1933 the daughter of Preston and Flora (Stevens) Spencer. Eudella was a member of Hamilton Christian Center. She married Robert E. Sandlin in South Lebanon, Ohio and he preceded her in death in 1999. She is survived by two daughters, Pamela Sue Parker and Darlene (Ray) Boling, both of Hamilton; a brother, James (Jean) Spencer of Lebanon; a sister, Anna Lee Wharton of Lebanon; and three grandchildren, Robert Boling, Bradley Parker, and Brittany Parker. She was preceded in death by her parents; two brothers, C.B. Spencer and Junior Spencer; a sister, Lorraine Hornsby; and a granddaughter, Missy Boling. Funeral service will be held at the Brown-Dawson-Flick Funeral Home, 1350 Millville Avenue, on Friday, January 27, 2012 at 11:00 AM with Pastor Diane Mullins of Calvary Christian Center officiating. Burial will follow in Butler County Memorial Park. Visitation will be held at the funeral home on Friday from 10:00 AM to 11:00 AM www.browndawsonflick.com 01/25/2012.

 

Sandlin, Everett

ALEXANDRIA - Dr. Everett W. Sandlin, 81, died Monday at the Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Cincinnati. He was a physician in Newport from 1954 to his retirement in 2000. He was a member of First Baptist Church of Newport and Alpha Omega Alpha. He was a Master Mason and member of Robert Burns Lodge 163 F&AM. He enjoyed traveling, gardening and fishing. Survivors include his daughters, Marilyn Bostwick and Mary Sandlin; sons, David and John Sandlin; sisters, Ruby Stamper and Maxine Sebastian; five grandchildren; and three great-grandchildren. Visitation will be 3-7 p.m. with service following Thursday at First Baptist Church of Newport. Masonic service will be 6:45 p.m. Burial will be in Floral Hills Memorial Gardens, Taylor Mill. Muehlenkamp-Erschell Funeral Home, Newport, is handling arrangements. Memorials: American Heart Association, 6612 Dixie Highway, Suite 2A, Florence, KY 41042; or Veterans Affairs Medical Center, MICU Unit, 3200 Vine St. Cincinnati, OH 45229 (Dr. Sandlin was an Owsley County native, staff OCHS)

 

Sandlin, Floyd

Booneville, KY- Floyd Sandlin, age 80, husband of Martha (Allen) Sandlin, passed away Sunday, May 18, 2014 at the University of Kentucky Chandler Medical Center in Lexington, KY. Floyd was born in Buckhorn, KY, on January 2, 1934, a son of the late Charlie and Pairlee (Baker) Sandlin. He was a truck driver, retiring from Allied Van Line. He is survived by his loving wife of 17 years, Martha, 5 sons; David Lee Sandlin and Benny Ray Sandlin both of Cincinnati, OH, Ricky Lee (Elaine) Sandlin of West Virginia, Steven Ray (Angie) Sandlin of Middletown, OH and Brandon (Eva) Harrison of Bowling Green, KY, 8 daughters; Connie Mae ( Claude), Saundra Kay Sandlin, Tina (the late Barney) Ferguson all of Cincinnati, OH, Melissa (Brian) Lancaster of Florida, Patricia (Kenny) Turner of Middletown, OH, Kathy Barger and Loretta Goodpaster both of Bowling Green, KY and Ponda Bennett of Brownsville, KY, 3 sisters; Martha Wells, Connie Delph and Amanda Turner all of Middletown, OH. He was also blessed many grandchildren and great-grandchildren and many other loving family members and friends. Along with his parents Floyd was preceded in death by 3 sons; Ronnie Sandlin, Ricky Rice and Raymond Jr. Rice, 2 daughters; Deborah Sandlin and Christine Sandlin and 3 brothers; Effer Sandlin, Letcher Sandlin and Preston Sandlin. Funeral services will be held Thursday, May 22, 2014 at 2:00 PM at the Booneville Funeral Home with Reverend Leslie Abner officiating. Visitation will be held from 12:00 until time of funeral service. Floyd will be laid to rest in the Sandlin Family Cemetery in the Lower Buffalo Community of Booneville, KY. The Booneville Funeral Home in charge of arrangements. www.boonevillekyfuneralhome.com.

 

Sandlin, Gloria Dean

Gloria Sandlin was born February 15, 1941 in Hamilton, OH and departed this life Monday, July 11, 2011 in Franklin, OH, being 70 years of age. She was the daughter of the late Colson & Ruth (Wilder) Dean. Gloria is survived by six children: Deborah Ganz (Frank Woolum) of Middletown, OH; Kathy Turner of Tyner, KY; David Sandlin (Gina Shepherd) of Hamilton, OH; Dawn Mohammed of Hamilton, OH; Angie Morris ( Randall Bladen) of Hamilton, OH and Charles Morris (Lisa) of Hamilton, OH. She is also survived by a sister Jerrie Sandlin (Dale) of Booneville, KY and by a brother Bill Dean (Janet) of Fairfield, OH. She was blessed with twenty grandchildren and nine great grandchildren. In addition to her parents, Gloria was also preceded in death by her son in law Robert Turner; by three brothers Robert, Taylor and Jr. Dean and by three half sisters Dora, Cora Mae & Alice. Graveside service was held 11:30AM at the Dunn Cemetery with Bro. Jason Moore officiating. Lakes Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements. www.lakesfuneralhomemckee.com

 

Sandlin, Irene Hudson

Booneville, KY – Irene (Hudson) Sandlin, age 71, widow of Richard, passed away Wednesday, March 21, 2012 following a brief illness at the Owsley County Health Care Center in Booneville, KY. Irene was born in Booneville, Owsley County, KY on June 6, 1940, a daughter of the late Emery and Mary (Taylor) Hudson. She was a homemaker and could be found in the fields with her husband tending to the family farm. She was a member of the Walnut Grove Baptist Church located in the Island Creek community of Owsley County. She is survived by 1 son; Richard “Richie” (Julie) Sandlin of Booneville, KY, 4 brothers; Wayne, Norris, Claude and Rickie Hudson, 1 sister; Charlene Hudson, 2grandchildren; Richard C. and Sasha Noel Sandlin, along with many other loving family members and friends. Irene was preceded in death by her parents, her loving husband of 47 years, 2 sisters; Christine Reed and Robin Allen, and 1 brother; Gene Hudson. Funeral Services will be held at the Booneville Funeral Home, Booneville, KY at 3:00 PM on Saturday, March 24, 2012 with Pastor Virgil Herald and Rev. Freddie Berry officiating. Visitation will be held Saturday, March 24, 2012 from 2:00 PM until time of service at the Funeral Home. Irene will be laid to rest next to her husband in the Hudson Family Cemetery located in the Island Creek community of Owsley County. The Booneville Funeral Home in charge of all arrangements www.boonevillekyfuneralhome.com 03/24/2012.

 

Sandlin, Kelly Lynn

Mr. Kendall Lynn Sandlin, 47, passed away February 20th, 2014 at the KY River Medical Center in Jackson, KY, following a long illness. He was born October 7th, 1966 in Wolfe County, KY, was the son of the late Estill Sandlin and Betty Belle Reed Sandlin, was disabled and a member of the Levi Baptist Church. Kendall is survived by two sons: Mr. Scott Sandlin and wife Stephanie of New Miami, OH and Mr. Kendall Jr. Sandlin and wife Melissa of Booneville, KY, two grandchildren; Dalton and Justin Sandlin and two step grand children: Sammy and Zack Tipton, his mother; Mrs. Betty Belle Sandlin of Ricetown, KY, two brothers; Mr. Terry Sandlin and wife Pam of Sturgeon, KY and Mr. Jerry Sandlin and wife Sherry of Cow Creek, KY, one sister: Mrs. Vickie Reeves of Booneville, KY, a special brother; Mr. Bobby Frost and wife Phyllis of Ricetown, KY and a special, special nephew; Mr. Jonathan Frost and wife Lora of Booneville, KY. Also there are several nieces and nephews, relatives and friends. He was preceded in death by his father: Estill Sandlin, one brother, Estill Harlan Sandlin and one nephew, Austin Reeve. Funeral services for Mr. Sandlin were held Monday, February 24th, 2014 at 11:00 AM with visitation starting at 9:00 AM at the Searcy and Strong Funeral Home. Officiating the services was the Rev. Terry Sandlin with the burial following in the Sandlin Cemetery on Grassy Branch at Ricetown, KY. The Searcy and Strong Funeral Home was in charge of all arrangements. Booneville Sentinel 02/27/2014.

 

Sandlin, Mary E. Ball

Mary E. Sandlin, 77, of Spencer, passed away at her residence Friday, May 18, 2012. She was born October 25, 1934 in Manchester, KY to William and Victoria (Napier) Ball. She worked for 13 years for Cook Urological. Mary was a member of Spencer First Baptist Church, Eastern Star of Brookville, the Ladies' Missionary Group (Helping Hands) at the First Baptist Church, was a volunteer at the Mark Mission Store, and starting mission work in Mt. Carmel, IN. She enjoyed crafts, sewing, and cooking. Mrs. Sandlin is survived by a son, Jeff Sandlin (Jenny) of Spencer; two brothers, Estill Ball of West Harrison and Virgil Ball of Brookville; a grandchild, Torie Sandlin; a great grandchild, Nicholas Fox, and many nieces and nephews whom she dearly loved. She was preceded in death by her parents; her husband, Wilbur Sandlin (* Wilbur “Wig” Sandlin was the son of Rev. Boyd & Clara Byrd Sandlin); two brothers, Oakley and Henry Lee Ball; and two sisters, Hazel Holcomb and Ethel Ball. Funeral Service will be held 10am, Monday, May 21, 2012 at Spencer First Baptist Church. Rev. Shannon Benham, Rev. Tim Ball, and Rev. Mitchell Ball will officiate. Burial will follow at Chambersville Cemetery. Friends may call Sunday from 2-6pm at the funeral home. Memorial contributions can be made to the Ladies' Missionary Group at the First Baptist Church. www.westparrishpedigo.com 05/20/2012.

 

Sandlin, Richard

Booneville - Richard Sandlin, age 76, husband of Irene (Hudson) Sandlin, passed away Friday, May 6th, 2011, at the Kentucky River Medical Center in Jackson, KY. Richard was born in Owsley County, Kentucky on March 3rd, 1935, a son of the late Andy and Gertie (Couch) Sandlin. He was a farmer and attended the Walnut Grove Baptist Church on Island Creek. His is survived by his wife of 47 years; 2 sons; Richard Emmit and wife Julie Sandlin of Booneville, KY and Ricky Smith of Cincinnati, OH, 1 daughter; Joan Duff Reynolds of Booneville, KY, 2 brothers; Fred Sandlin of Burning Springs, KY and Charlie Sandlin of Carlisle, KY, 5 grandchildren, and a host of other loving family members and friends. Along with his parents, he was preceded in death by 1 daughter, Jeanie Sandlin. Funeral Services, will be 11:00 AM, Monday, May 9th, 2011, at the Booneville Funeral Home, with Pastors Virgil Herald and Freddy Berry officiating. Burial will follow in the Hudson Family Cemetery on Island Creek. Visitation will be 10:00 AM until time of service at the funeral home. Booneville Funeral Home in charge of arrangements. www.boonevillekyfuneralhome.com

 

Sandlin, Ronald F. D.

Ronald F. D. Sandlin, age 81 of Union, passed away March 14, 2015 at his home surrounded by his loving family. He was born November 26, 1933 in Gray Hawk, KY to the late Thomas {* son of John & Geneva Strong Sandlin, grandson of Lewis & Ellen Edwards Sandlin} and Letha (Ball) Sandlin. In addition to his parents, Ron was preceded in death by brothers, Ellis, Calvin, Howard, Charles and Dwaine; sisters, Naomi, Bernice and Mary. He is survived by his loving wife of 57 years, Billie Jean Sandlin; children, Jeff (Carroll) Sandlin, Kim (John) Tutor, Laura (Tim) Pittman and Mark Sandlin; 4 grandchildren, Cody (Breanna) Tutor, Sarah Tutor, Jared (Chelsea) Pittman and Caleb Pittman; sisters, Barbara (Dave) Flemming, Webby Sandlin and Carrie McDaniel; brother-in-law, Mike Baker; best friends, Odell and Sabra Huff; many nieces, nephews, extended family and friends. Ron enjoyed photography and he was the official photographer for the Celtic Band, Dulahan. He also enjoyed playing music, gardening, fishing and rooting for the Cincinnati Reds. Ron played the guitar and sang at the First Baptist Church of Englewood. Burial will be held at a later date at Sandlin Family Cemetery in Gray Hawk, KY. Memorial contributions may be made to The Hospice of Dayton, in Ron’s memory. www.newcomerdayton.com 03/17/2015.

 

Sandlin, Thelma B. Neeley

Thelma B. (nee Neeley), loving wife of the late Henry P. Sandlin. Daughter of the late Charlie B. {* son of Elias & Mary Elizabeth Peters Neeley} and Bessie F. Peters {* daughter of George W. & Mary Elizabeth Moore Peters} Neeley. Dear mother of Pamela (Jeff) Niedert and Greg L. Sandlin. Grandmother of Caryn (Glen Aleo) Carter,Kristen (Roger Poer) Milligan, Cathy Smith and Garrett (Krysta) Smith, Great Grandmother of Aubrey Powell, Christyna and Cailyn Edmondson, Liam,Kristian, Dresden and Asher Smith and Cody West. Sister of Beulah Pennington and William (Fay) Neeley and the late Eula, Georgia Lee, Lawrence, Lowell, Burlen, Ronald and Bob. Thelma was also survived by a host of nieces, nephews and friends including members of the staff and residents at the Maderia Health Care Center, who cared for her in the last two years of her life, and who are also her family. Thelma, a resident of Bethel and 25 year manager of the Green Valley Store in Bethel, passed away May 3, 2015 at the age of 87.Visitation 6:00 PM until 8:00 PM, Friday, May 8, 2015 at E.C. Nurre Funeral Home, Bethel. Funeral service 10:00 AM, Saturday, at the funeral home. Interment at Tate Township Cemetery. Memorials may be made to Maderia Health Care Center, 6940 Stiegler Lane, Cincinnati, Ohio 45243.

 

Sandlin, Wilbur

Spencer, IN - Wilbur "Wig" Sandlin, 74, died Tuesday, October 18, 2005 at his home. He was born July 4, 1930 in Clay County, Kentucky to Rev. Boyd and Clara Byrd Sandlin. He was an electrician. He was a veteran with the US Army 82nd Air Bourne during the Korean Conflict. He attended Spencer First Baptist Church where he served as deacon and Sunday School teacher of several churches. Survivors include his wife, Mary Ball Sandlin; son, Jeff Sandlin; brother Jack Sandlin; four sisters, Eula Grizell of Independence, Kentucky, Pauline Becknell of Booneville, Kentucky, Reba Peters of Bethel, Ohio and Jean Brewer of Cincinnati, Ohio. He was preceded in death by his parents and three brothers, Elmo, Lowell and Hollis Sandlin. Funeral services Saturday, October 22, 2005 at the Spencer First Baptist Church at 11:00 a.m. with Pastors Shannon Bennham, Mitchell Ball and Tim Ball officiating. Visitation was held Friday, from 4:00 until 8:00 p.m. at West, Parrish and Pedigo Funeral Home and Saturday, 10:00 until 11:00 a.m. at the church. Burial at Chambersville Cemetery, where military graveside services were conducted by the Spencer American Legion and V. F. W. Memorial contributions may be made to the Ells Branch Church in Clay County, Kentucky. Booneville Sentinel October 27, 2005

 

Sandlin, Woodrow

Mr. Woodrow Sandlin, 75, passed away August 4, 2015 at the UK Medical Center in Lexington, KY following a brief illness. He was born May 9, 1940 in Owsley County, KY, was the son of the late Lishie & Ola Burns Sandlin, was the husband of Stella Bennet Sandlin, was disabled and was a member of the Cow Creek Pentecostal Church, also he loved being outdoors and hunting. Woodrow is survived by his wife: Mrs. Stella Sandlin of Booneville, KY, three daughters: Mrs. Daisy Smith & husband Roy, & Ms. Juanita Sandlin and companion Mike McDaniel & son Derrick Reed all of Booneville, Mrs. Wanda Kaye Bergerson & husband Russ of Winchester, KY. One stepdaughter: Mrs. Margaret Million of Booneville, KY; two sons: Mr. Daily Sandlin & wife Daisy of Richmond, KY & Mr. Lonzo Sandlin & wife Genevieve of Booneville, KY, 14 grandchildren & 4 great grandchildren, also surviving is one brother: Mr. Pearl Combs of Verona, KY, three sisters: Mrs. Reba Hyden of Independence, KY, Mrs. Vest Whittaker of Indianapolis, IN & Mrs. Helen Couch, also there are several nieces, nephews, relatives & friends. He was preceded in death by his parents: Lishe & Ola Sandlin, his first wife: Dora Sandlin, one daughter: Phyllis Jean Sandlin, one stepson: Harlan Pearl Couch, Jr. & three brothers: Frankie, Daily & Willie. Funeral services for Mr. Sandlin were held on Thursday, August 6, 2015 at 2:00 PM with visitation starting at 11:00 AM at the Searcy & Strong Funeral Home, officiating the services was Bro. Glen Hyden with the burial following in the Essau-Gabbard Cemetery at Ricetown, KY. The Searcy & Strong Funeral Home was in charge of all arrangements. Booneville Sentinel 08/13/2015.

 

Sarver, Terry Lee

Terry Lee Sarver, age 61, of Booneville, KY passed away on Friday, December 16, 2016 at the Compassionate Care Center in Richmond, KY. He was born August 6, 1955 in Greenville, OH and was the son of the late Harry and Phyllis (Fritz) Sarver. He was preceded in death by one brother: Tony Sarver. — He is survived by two daughters: Jennifer Sarver (Gabe) McWhinney of St. Paris, OH; Amber Sarver of Troy, OH; Two step daughters: Theresa Grody of Gettysburg, OH and Christina Crum of Dayton, OH. One son: Terry (Heather) Sarver, JR of Covington, OH; Two sisters: Vickie Sarver of Greenville, OH; Connie Loxley of Arcanum, OH; One brother: Tracy Sarver of Phoenix, AZ; Best friends: Ova Hollon and Lois Deaton of Booneville, KY. — Eleven grandchildren: Elijah and Sadie Sarver; Cora Mae, Kylie, Landon and Gavin McWhinney; Jaden and Abigail Grody, Faith and Ella Baker and Lucas Smith. — Funeral services will be held on Tuesday, December 20, 2016 at 11:00 a.m. at Deaton Funeral Home Chapel with Doug Finley, John Tincher and John Loxley officiating. — Burial in the Lerose Cemetery , Lerose, KY. Visitation will begin of Monday at 5:00 p.m. with additional services at 7:00 p.m. Deaton Funeral Home in charge of arrangements.

 

Saylor, Anna Rose Bishop

Anna Rose (Bishop) SAYLOR, age 76 of Lebanon passed peacefully Sunday, December 31, 2006 with her son by her side. Born Sept. 28, 1930 in Owsley Co., Ky., she was the daughter of David G.and Nora (Abner) Bishop and was retired from General Motors after 28 years of service. Preceded in death by her parents, son - Michael R. Gabbard in 2005, daughter-in-law, Mary (West) Saylor in May of 2006, brother - Sid Bishop and three sisters - Louisa Bishop, Vernal Taylor and Mary Jane Combs; she is survived by her sons - Sid Saylor of So. Lebanon and James O. Saylor of Morrow; daughter - Carolyn Strouth of Clarksville; brother - Dale Bishop of Booneville, Ky. and sister - Ruth McIntosh of Morrow; grandchildren - Jamie Gabbard, Mike Gabbard II, Lindsay Strouth, Brian Saylor and Jessica Saylor; one great grandchild - Christian Gabbard; dear neighbor and caregiver, Donna Wells and many close friends, neighbors and other family members. Friends may call on the family Friday, January 5, 2007 from 10:00am until 2:00pm at the Stine Kilburn Funeral Home. Funeral services will be held at 2:00pm at the funeral home with burial following in Lebanon Cemetery. Condolences may be sent to the family by signing the guest book at www.stinekilburnfuneralhome.com January 4, 2007 Western Star, Lebanon, Ohio

 

Saylor, Christine F. Zimmerman

Christine F. Saylor age 84 of Liberty, passed away Sunday December 21, 2014 at Sycamore Springs Nursing Home in Liberty. She was born November 27, 1930 in Brookville, the daughter of the late Carl and Gertrude Golden Zimmerman. She had been employed at Philco, Ford and Visteon for over 40 years until retirement in 1990. Christine was a member of the Salem Friends Meeting as well as the American Legion Auxiliary and the VFW Auxiliary. She enjoyed quilting, sewing, mushroom hunting, squirrel hunting, reading and working crossword puzzles. She especially loved living the summers on the houseboat where she was able to fish 7 days a week. Christine is survived by two daughters, Wanda Jean Swyers and husband Thomas of London, OH; Phyllis Anne Brock and husband Stanley of Liberty and her son Jerry Asher Saylor of Connersville; as well as her life mate Bill Kalsbeek of Liberty. She is also survived by 8 grandchildren and 11 great grandchildren. In addition to her parents, she is preceded in death by her late husband Asher Saylor {son of David “Cap” and Nollie Sizemore Saylor} who passed away June 3, 1986. She is also preceded by a sister Josephine Miller. Funeral services will be conducted on Tuesday December 23, 2014 at 1:00 P.M. at Urban-Winkler Liberty Funeral Home, 310 N. Main Street, Liberty. Pastor Paul Ayers will officiate with burial held at Glen Haven Cemetery. www.urbanwinklerfuneralhome.com 12/24/2014.

 

Saylor, Forrest Dale

Forrest “Dale” Saylor, 81, Marion, passed away into his eternal rest at 11:28 p.m. on Wednesday, February 24, 2016, in his home. He was born in Owsley County, KY, to the late Henry and Laura (Edwards) Saylor. He was married to Wanda Hall, with whom they had three children together. He married his second wife, Anna Rumple, on September 1, 1989, and she survives. Dale was a Die Maker at General Motors and served for many years as a committeeman for the UAW. He was a hard worker and was a member of the Van Buren S.A.L. Post 368, the Gas City Moose Lodge, and the GM Sympathy Club. Dale enjoyed watching his favorite sports teams and recording the news. He was a Green Bay Packers fan, a NASCAR fan, and a Louisville Cardinals and Michigan State basketball fan. Dale loved being on the water fishing, and he never cared if he got a bite or not. Grandchildren were very important to Dale. He loved all of his grandchildren and great-grandchildren, and he enjoyed going to their ball games. Dale will also be known for how much he loved to tease others. Survivors include his wife, Anna Saylor, Marion; children, James Dale Saylor, Marion, Roger (Kelly) Saylor, Marion, Dennise (Bruce) Bainbridge, AZ; step-children, Louann (Ben) Townsend, Van Buren, Marcia Stroup, Spencer, Julie Slagle, Louisville, KY; grandchildren, Joshua (Lindsay) Saylor, Derek (Kim) Saylor, Michael Saylor, Bruce Bainbridge, April Scott, Cynthia Bainbridge, and Jaquelin (Casey) Wuethrich; five step-grandchildren; several great-grandchildren; brother, Robert Saylor; and special nephew, J.D. (Diana) Saylor and their daughters, Shayna and Chelsea. In addition to his parents, Dale was preceded in death by his brother, Jesse Saylor, and sister, Edna Bowman. Friends and family may call from 12-2 p.m. on Saturday, March 5, 2016, at Needham-Storey-Wampner Funeral Service, North Chapel, 1341 N. Baldwin Ave., Marion, IN. Services will begin at 2 p.m. with Pastor Heath Jones and Rev. Tom Mansbarger officiating. http://nswcares.com/ 02/25/2016.

 

Saylor, Fremon

RICHMOND - Fremon Saylor, 74, went to be with his lord and savior on Wed, Aug 22, 2007. Mr. Saylor was born on May 3, 1933 in Garrard County, the son of the late Tim and Bessie Croucher Saylor. He was the youngest of four children, all of whom preceded him in death. He was a member and Deacon emeritus of The Unity Baptist Church and a member of the Richmond Lodge #25 F&AM. Mr. Saylor was a successful businessman in Lee and Owsley County. As a licensed funeral director and embalmer he was the co-owner of the Justice and Saylor Funeral Home in Booneville. He had served as coroner and deputy coroner in Lee and Owsley Counties. Later he owned the Beattyville Concrete Block and Redi Mix Plant in Lee County. He will be remembered for his generosity and helping hand in and around these community's, but most of all, for his service to the Lord with his church, and with WLJC radio/TV. Survivors include his wonderful and loving wife of Fifty-one years: Ruth Cole Saylor; one daughter: Jennifer Howard of Winchester; two sons: David Saylor (Patty) of Richmond and Sonny Saylor (Robyn) of Lexington; and four grandchildren. He was preceded in death by his son-in-law: Jack Howard of Salyersville, KY. Funeral services will be conducted at 11am Fri at The Unity Baptist Church, 1290 Barnes Mill Road, with Dr. D.L. Brewer officiating. Burial will follow in the Richmond Cemetery. The family will receive friends and relatives from 5-9pm Thu evening at the church. Masonic Funeral rites will be observed at 8pm Thu. The deacons of the Unity Baptist Church will serve as pallbearers. The Combs, Parsons & Collins Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements. Published in the Lexington Herald-Leader on 8/23/2007.

 

Saylor, Mary Ruth Cole

RICHMOND - Mary Ruth Saylor, 77, the widow of Fremon Saylor, passed away at her home Sat, April 16, 2011, from complications due to a long illness. She was born Jan 12, 1934, in Owsley County, KY, the daughter of the late Lewis and Lillie Peters Cole. Mrs. Saylor was a member of the Unity Baptist Church, was a homemaker and a loving mother and grandmother. Mrs. Saylor is survived by her three children: Jennifer Howard, of Winchester, KY; Sonny Saylor (Robyn), of Lexington, KY; and F. David Saylor (Patty), of Richmond; one sister: Emma Jean Wilson, of Booneville, KY; four grandchildren: Cory Howard (Cindy), Rebecca Saylor, Jonathan Saylor, and Joshua Saylor; and one great-grand-daughter: Ella Grace Howard. In addition to her husband of 51 years and her parents Mrs. Saylor was preceded in death by her son-in-law, Jack Howard. Funeral services will be held at 10:30am, Tue, April 19, 2011 at the Combs, Parsons & Collins Funeral Home with Dr. D.L. Brewer officiating. Burial will follow in Richmond Cemetery. Visitation will be from 5-9pm Mon, April 18, 2011, at the funeral home. www.cpcfh.com

 

Scarborough, Dolly Fergison

Mrs. Dolly Scarborough,76, passed away August 30, 2011 at the Central Baptist Hospital in Lexington, Ky. following a long illness. She was born March 24, 1935 in Old Hickory, Tennessee to the late Joseph and Loucille Midget Fergison. She was a homemaker and a member of the Baptist Church. Mrs. Scarborough is survived by one daughter, Mrs. Melissa Gabbard of Booneville, Ky; two sons, Mr. Patrick Dale Scarborough of Booneville, Ky. and Mr. Richard A. Scarborough of Waynesboro, Georgia. three grandchildren, Mrs. Janet G. Bingham of Booneville, Ky., Mr. Matthew Scarborough of Florida and Mr. Richard Scarborough Jr. of Georgia. Funeral services for Mrs. Scarborough were held Saturday, September 3, 2011 at 2:p.m. at the Searcy and Strong Funeral Home. Officiating the service was the Rev. Joe Powlas, with the burial following at the Shepherd Memorial Cemetery in Booneville, Ky. The Searcy and Strong Funeral Home were in charge of all arrangements. Booneville Sentinel 10/06/2011.

 

Schad, Ruth Sizemore

Mrs. Ruth Schad, 57, passed away March 25, 2013 at her residence in Batesville, IN following a brief illness. She was born November 21, 1955 in Oneida, KY. She was the daughter of the late Virlon & Beulah Moore Sizemore, was the widow of Fred Schad and was a shoe factory worker & truck driver. Ruth is survived by two brothers: Mr. Bruce Sizemore of Sextons Creek, KY & Mr. John Sizemore of Booneville, KY, one sister: Mrs. Opal Smith of Harrison, OH; six nieces; Cindy, Kim, Shonda, Dreamia, Annie Carrie and two nephews; Donnie & Jake. She was preceded in death by her parents: Virlon & Beulah Sizemore, her husband, Fred Schad, one brother: Donnie Sizemore and two sisters: Charlotte and Linda Sizemore. Funeral services for Mrs. Schad were held Saturday, March 30, 2013 at 1:00 p.m. with visitation starting at 11:00 a.m. at the Searcy & Strong Funeral Home. Officiating the services were members of the family with the burial following in the Moore Family Cemetery on Sextons Creek in Owsley County. The Searcy and Strong Funeral Home was in charge of all arrangements. Booneville Sentinel 04/04/2013.

 

Schoff, Anna Irene Bowles

Anna Irene Schoff, 68, of Beattyville, KY, passed away October 25, 2010 at the Lee County Care and Rehab Center in Beattyville, KY. She was born May 31, 1942 in Owsley County, KY, the daughter of Eli and Rachel Bowles Taylor. She was a homemaker. Survivors are one daughter, Lori Cantrell; two sons, Miles Jr. (Crystal) Ratliff and John (Tracy) Ratliff all of Booneville, KY; six grandchildren, Alice Christine Ratliff, Mary and Christopher Ratliff, Dustin Lizer and Rachel and Samantha Ratliff; three sisters, Frances Taylor (Elizah) Sandlin, Nettie Mae Cole, Isabelle Bowles; one brother, William F. (Carmen) Bowles of Lexington, KY. She was preceded in death by her parents and two brothers, Jasper Junior Taylor and Jimmy Joe Bowles. Funeral services were held Thursday, October 28, 2010 at 1 p.m. in the Searcy and Strong Funeral Home with Rev. Leo Taylor officiating. Burial in the Griffith Cemetery. Three Forks Tradition, November 3, 2010.

 

Schrimsher, Dorothy Spence

Dorothy Spence Schrimsher, 76, widow of James William Schrimsher, passed away Wednesday morning, August 24, 2016 at Baptist Health-Richmond. She was born on October 14, 1939 in Sturgeon, Kentucky, the daughter of the late Elby Norton and Ann Mae Peters Spence. She was a retired employee of the former Westinghouse Corporation Plant in Richmond. Survivors include two children: Thomas Dwight Halcomb of Waco and Gail Halcomb Alvores (Torriano) of Richmond; two brothers: Elby Spence Jr. (Donna) and Robert Spence (Marola); two sisters: Peggy Gross (Randall) and Nancy Plowman; four grandchildren: Amber Derringer (Ricky) and Jessica Ashley Rhea Halcomb, Nicole Transeau and Christian Transeau; three great-grandchildren: Kailey Derringer, Jackson Derringer and Brielle Walker and a host of other relatives and friends. A Memorial Service will be held at 6:00 PM Saturday evening, August 27, 2016 at the Combs, Parsons & Collins Funeral Home with Bro. Thomas White officiating.www.cpcfh.com 08/26/2016.

 

Scott, Charles Loston Jr.

Charles Loston Scott, Jr., known by many as "Chuck", 84, passed away peacefully on February 15, 2015. He is survived by his loving wife Sandra Sue Ramsdell Scott married for 54 years, his children Craig Scott of Superior, Colorado and Bruce Scott (Golnar Scott) of Danville, California, and his sister Ann McCormick of Hamilton, Ohio. He is also survived by his grandchildren Kathleen Sue Scott, Emily Lynn Scott and Derek Scott, and step grandchildren Arman Assadi and Saman Assadi; and nephews Mark McCormick and Kent McCormick, Blake Spicer and nieces Leslie Kennefick and Marla Muccino. Charles was born in Booneville, Kentucky to his mother Virginia Smith Scott and father Charles Loston Scott. He graduated from Salem Community High School in Salem, Illinois in 1949. He graduated from Centralia Township Junior College in 1951 and then attended the University of Illinois. He was separated from his studies when he was admitted to the Army in 1952 where he served in combat duty in Korea during the Korean War. He rose to the rank of Sergeant First Class with the 11th Engineers Korea Combat Battalion, known as the "Jungle Cats". After being honorably discharged from the Army he returned to Illinois and completed his degree at the University of Illinois Champaign where he majored in Mechanical Engineering. During his time at University of Ilinois he was a member of the Alpha Sigma Phi fraternity. Charles embarked on a career in mechanical engineering and technical sales with Hughes Tool Company, which later became Baker Hughes. He advised clients on drilling and mining equipment needs for industrial mining and excavation, and oil & gas development. He travelled with his career throughout the United States and Canada, as well as China and Southeast Asia in the late 1970s. Organizations and Associations he belonged to include: The Society of Mining Engineers, American Institute of Mining and Petroleum Engineers, The Canadian Institute of Mining, International Association of Drilling Contractors, Founding and Board Member of the Institute of Drilling Technology. He also was a member of the Veterans of Foreign Wars, American Legion, Korean War Veterans Association, and Founding Member of the 11th Engineer (Combat Korea) Battalion Association. Charles had an impact on all who knew him. He is remembered for his quick wit and humor, which often would strike when one least expected. He was quietly forceful but not intrusive. He had a strong value system and was respected for doing the right thing. Above all he was a great husband, father and friend and was devoted to all he loved. His presence will always be felt. Charles will be buried at Fort Logan National Cemetery with military funeral honors on February 27th. A Memorial Service will be held in his honor on February 28th, 11 AM in Broomfield, Colorado at the Chateaux at Fox Meadows. www.horancares.com 02/28/2015.

 

Scott, Clifford "Scotty"

Clifford "Scotty" Scott, 82, of Connersville, passed away Sunday morning, September 21, 2014, at Fayette Regional Health System, surrounded by his loving three children. One of two children, he was born August 4, 1933 in Manchester, Kentucky, the son of McKinley and Virginia Mae Moore Scott {* daughter of William & Ellen Moore, Island City} and moved to Indiana with his family as a child. For more than forty-nine years, he was an over-the-road truck driver with several trucking firms, specializing in the hauling of steel, lastly employed by Tri-Union Express, retiring in 2007. He received the Safe Driving Award for every year of his service. In support of the Desert Storm Campaign in 1991, his trucking company was asked to expedite the transport of a satellite communication dish to the Pentagon for the operation which was about to begin; Mr. Scott was selected for the task. In his leisure, he enjoyed spending time with his children and grandchildren. Survivors include three children, Lonnie Scott of Connersville, Sonia Scott Urban of Sunman, Indiana and Yvette Scott Poland of Batesville, Indiana, six grandchildren, Nicole Urban Crowder of Harrison, Ohio, Elizabeth Scott Sepulveda of Fayetteville, North Carolina, Vanessa Scott of Destin, Florida, Adam Scott of Connersville, Randi Rowlett of Independence, Kentucky and Cody Urban of Joplin, Oklahoma, five great-grandchildren, a sister, Mrs. Charles Morgan of West Harrison, Indiana, two nieces, Brenda D’Aimco and Cheryl McConnell, and a nephew, Daryl Morgan. He was preceded in death by his parents, McKinley and Virginia Scott. Funeral Services will be held at 7 PM Thursday, September 25, 2014, at Miller, Moster, Robbins Funeral Home with Rev. Chris Cain officiating. Friends may call at the Funeral Home from 5 PM until the time of the service on Thursday; they are also invited to attend a Committal Service at 11 AM Friday, September 26, 2014, at Mt. Carmel Cemetery, Mt. Carmel, Indiana. www.millermosterrobbins.com. 09/22/2014.

 

Scott, Lillian Pierson

Lillian R. Scott of Connersville, Indiana passed away on Friday, July 17, 2009 at her residence. Lillian was born on June 24, 1925 in Greenhall, Kentucky a daughter of the late Edward Clayton and Effie Dway Smith Pierson. Lillian had lived most of her life in Connersville. On December 20, 1947 she was married to Carlos E. Scott in Newport, Kentucky; he precedes her in death. Lillian was a hairdresser who owned her own beauty shop here in Connersville. Lillian was a member of the Audubon Society and the Eastern Star. She is survived by two sisters; Ethel Duff of London, Kentucky and Pauline Marsh of Greenhall, Kentucky and several nieces and nephews. In addition to her parents and husband she is preceded in death by a brother; Lyden Pierson and a sister; Beulah McWhorter. Friends may call at Urban Winkler Funeral Home from 12:00 until 2:00 PM on Tuesday, July 21, 2009. The Eastern Star Memorial Service will be conducted at 2:00 PM at the funeral home. Private burial services will follow at Dale Cemetery. www.webfh.com July 20, 2009.

 

Scott, Lily Mae

Lily Mae Scott was born May 16, 1943 in Owsley County and departed this life Tuesday, April 4, 2017 at the U.K. Medical Center in Lexington, being 73 years of age. She was the daughter of the late Charley Emery & Fannie (Madden) Scott. Lily is survived by her son, Kenny Scott of Booneville and by four siblings, Wayne Scott of Richmond, Jesse Scott of Taylor, MI, Lola Taylor of Michigan and Linda Kay Gross of Florida. In addition to her parents, Lily was also preceded in death by four siblings, McArthur Scott, Lucian Finley, Eula Mason and Martha Jane Shackleford. Lily was a member of the Travelers Rest Assembly of God Church. Funeral service 1:00PM Sunday, April 9, 2017 at Lakes Funeral Home with Bro. Gary Vanderette officiating. Burial followed in the Scott & Clark Cemetery. Lakes Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements. www.lakesfuneralhomemckee.com

 

Scott, McArthur

McArthur Scott, 66, of Berea, passed away Wednesday, June 26, 2013 at his home after a battle with cancer. He was born on May 5, 1947 in Owsley County, the son of the late Charley and Fannie Madden Scott. He was a masonry contractor and enjoyed fishing and hunting. Survivors include: his wife of forty four years, Letha; two daughters, Lisa (Steve) Garrobo of Lexington, and Robyn (Steve) Koger of Monticello, Ky; and three grandsons. Other survivors include: three sisters, Lola Taylor of Dearborn Heights, MI, Lily Scott of Booneville and Linda Gross of Sarasota, FL; two brothers, Wayne Scott of Richmond, Jesse Scott of Taylor, MI, and many nieces and nephews and a dear friend, Jonathan Anderson. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by: two sisters, Eula Mason, and Martha Shackleford; and one brother, Lucin Finley Scott. Funeral Services will be held at 11:00 AM Saturday, June 29, 2013 at the Combs, Parsons & Collins Funeral Home with Bro. Owen Moody officiating. Burial will follow at Madison Memorial Gardens. Visitation will be from 6-9 PM Friday at the Combs, Parsons & Collins Funeral Home. Pallbearers will be: Jonathan Anderson, Dalton Moody, Edward Mullins, Steve Sowers, David Sowers and Joel Pike. Honorary Pallbearers will be Roscoe Madden, Charley Madden, Leo Madden and Ronnie Anderson. http://cpcfh.com 06/28/13

 

Scott, Myrtle Edwards

Myrtle Scott February 22, 1923 - January 01, 2011 Pleasant Plain, OH. Visitation: Friends will be received from 5-9 PM on Tuesday January 04, 2011 at Tufts Schildmeyer Family Funeral Home, 1668 St. Rt. 28 Goshen, OH 45122 Funeral Service: 10 A.M. Wednesday January 05, 2001 at Tufts Schildmeyer Family Funeral Home Goshen, OH Interment: , at Graceland Memorial Gardens Milford, OH Caring daughter of the late Hugh and Susie Edwards. Loving wife and homemaker of 66 years to the late Henry Scott. Dear mother of Darrell (Beverley) Scott. Proud grandmother of Ryan (Sarah), Shane (Gretchen), Brandon (Rachael), Jordan and the late Caitlin. Great grandmother of Lily, Oliver, and Sierra. Beloved sister of Bessie Grubb, Geneva Lunsford and the late Clellie, Leonard, Blaine, Elmer, Greene, Paul, and Roy Edwards. Family requests memorial contributions be directed to the American Diabetes Association P.O. Box 11454 Alexandria, VA 22312. www.tuftsschildmeyer.com.

 

Seale, Christopher Lowell

Christopher Lowell Seale passed away on October 20, 2015 following a long battle with cancer. Chris was born on September 13, 1959 in Hamilton, OH to Lowell and Mavis Venable Seale. He attended West Carrollton High School in Dayton, OH and spent his summers at Youth Haven Bible Camp where at age 16, he met the love of his life, Ramona. They went on to attend college together at Cumberland College in Williamsburg, KY where he studied psychology. Chris and Ramona were married on May 17, 1980 and shortly thereafter moved to Baltimore. He worked as an executive at USF&G for 10 years. While in MD, they welcomed the birth of their first child, Ashley. In 1995, following the arrival of their second daughter, Christina, the family relocated to Maryville, TN- a place he quickly grew to love and called home. He owned and operated his own business for 16 years with his brother Steve. He always had a passion for music and taught himself to play the guitar at age 14. His early musical influences were John Denver and James Taylor. He was honored to be able to share his music with dear friends and family. He celebrated the lives of others by playing at weddings, funerals, and Celebrate Recovery. He enjoyed strumming at family reunions with his uncles, around a campfire, or alongside various groups within his church family. Aside from music, he served God by teaching Sunday School and Vacation Bible School, coaching Upward basketball, and participating on mission trips. Chris loved to spend his spare time with his family enjoying the beauty of God’s creation. Some of his favorite pastimes were camping, going to the beach and the mountains, and cheering on the Vols and Bengals. Chris was preceded in death by his beloved brother Steve Seale. He is survived by his wife of 35 years, Ramona Seale of Maryville; his parents, Mavis and Lowell Seale of Maryville; his children Ashley and husband Kevin Grindlay of Sugar Hill, GA, and Christina Seale of Maryville; newborn granddaughter Raya Hope Grindlay; siblings, Deborah (Bill) Fox of Knoxville, Melissa (Dudley) Taylor of Knoxville; and many loving nieces, nephews, and in-laws. Funeral service will be at 7:00 PM, Friday, October 23, 2015 at Smith Trinity Chapel with Pastor Bill Gowder and Dr. Dale Ellenburg officiating. Interment will be at 11:00 AM, Saturday, October 24, 2015 at Grandview Cemetery. Memorial donations may be made to First Baptist Church Friendsville music ministry, PO Box 116, Friendsville, TN 37737 or the American Cancer Society, Jill Rollins, Memorial Chair, 2330 Chesterfield Drive, Maryville, TN 37803. Family will receive friends from 5:00 until 7:00 PM, Friday, October 23, 2015 at Smith Trinity Chapel. Smith Funeral & Cremation Service, Maryville, 865-983-1000,. 10/23/2013.

 

Seale, Clayton "Clay" John

Clayton ‘Clay' John Seale, age 24, of Indianapolis, Indiana passed away Saturday, September 15, 2012. Clayton was born August 15, 1988 to Joel and Debbie (Gramman) Seale of Brookville. Clayton graduated from Franklin County High School in 2007. He attended Lincoln College in Indianapolis where he received an Associate's Degree in Automotive Technology in 2008. Clayton was employed by Pedigo Chevrolet in Indianapolis as a GM Certified Mechanic. Clayton had a passion for life and helping others when in need. He loved the outdoors and enjoyed fishing, hunting and boating. He loved working with automobiles and on anything with wheels or a motor. He worked hard and played hard. He is survived by his parents, Joel and Debbie Seale; his brother Jared Seale of Brookville; his half- brothers Kelly (Sharon) Pflum and family of Fishers, Indiana; Casey (Angie) Pflum and family of Sunman, Indiana; and his grandparents John and Donna Seale of Brookville and Elizabeth Gramman of Brookville; and five nieces and nephews, many aunts, uncles, cousins and loving friends. He was preceded in death by his grandfather, Donald Gramman. Visitation for family and friends will be Wednesday, September 19, 2012 from 4-8pm and 10-11am Thursday at Cook Funeral Home, 929 Main Street, Brookville, Indiana. Father Sean Danda will officiate the funeral mass at Saint Michael Catholic Church on Thursday at 11:30 am. Burial will follow in Maple Grove Cemetery. Memorial contributions may be directed to the Clayton John Seale Memorial Scholarship Fund through the Franklin County Community Foundation or Saint Michael School. www.cookfuneral.com/ 09/19/2012.

 

Seale, Conley

Booneville, KY – Conley Seale, 80, passed away Saturday, May 12, 2007, at Memorial Hospital, Manchester, KY. Conley was born November 16, 1926, in Owsley County, KY, to the late Chester and Dora Bowman Seale. He was a self-employed construction worker, and attended the Pentecostal Church. Survivors include three sons, Douglas Eugene, Donald Edwin and Gary Wayne Seale, all of Owsley County, KY; five daughters, Doris June Walling-Priest of Franklin, OH, Vonda Kay Smith of Aurora, IN, Vickie Ann Gipson, of London, KY, Sheila Fay Hacker and Lisa Ann Riley, both of Owsley County, KY. Also surviving are two brothers, Earl and Kenneth Seale, both of Owsley County, KY; a sister, Helen Oditt of Middletown, OH; his former wife, Lena Seale of Booneville, KY; and a host of great and great, great grandchildren, friends and other relatives. Along with his parents, he was preceded in death by two daughters, Connie Young and Debra Sue Seale; a brother, Raymond Seale; a sister, Jacqueline Oliver; and a grandson, James Eric Young. Funeral services Tuesday, May 15, 2007, at 11:00 a.m. at the Booneville Funeral Home with Rev. Jerry Lacefield officiating. Visitation on Monday evening from 6:00 – 9:00 p.m. at the funeral home. Burial in the Pleasant Grove Cemetery, Booneville, KY, with the Booneville Funeral Home in charge of arrangements. Booneville Sentinel May 17, 2007.

 

Seale, David H.

Miamisburg, Ohio Seale, David H., age 54, of Miami Township, passed away on December 16, 2009. David was preceded in death by his nephew: Stephen Cooper. He is survived by his parents: Harold & LaVerne Seale; sister: Janice Cooper; niece: Lindsay Watkins; great niece: Libby Grace Watkins; and numerous Aunts, Uncles & Cousins. David retired from the United States Air Force proudly serving from 1973-2003. Funeral services will be held at 2:00 P.M. on Monday, December 21, 2009 at Newcomer Funeral Home (South Chapel) 3940 Kettering Blvd. with Pastor Andrew Brewster officiating. Interment will follow the service at Highland Memorial Cemetery in Miamisburg, OH. The family will receive friends at the funeral home on Monday from 1:00 P.M. until time of service. In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to the charity of one’s choice in memory of David. To send the family a message online, please visit www.NewcomerDayton.com. www.newcomerdayton.com 01/02/2010.

 

Seale, Dora Bowman

Booneville, KY - Dora Bowman Seale, 102, of the Owsley County Health Care Center passed away at the Center on Wednesday, February 16, 2005 after a long illness. She was a homemaker and a member of the Pentecostal Church. Born in Owsley County on September 12, 1902, she was the daughter of the late Green and Susie Young Bowman, and the widow of Chester Seale. She is survived by three sons, Conley Seale, Rev. Earl Seale and Kenneth Seale, all of Booneville; a daughter, Helen Oditt of Middletown, Ohio; 23 grandchildren; a host of great grandchildren and great, great grandchildren; and several great, great, great grandchildren. Also surviving are four brothers, Ed Bowman, Albert Bowman, Homer Bowman and Willard Bowman, all of Beattyville, Kentucky. Mrs. Seale was preceded in death by her husband, Chester Seale, two children, Raymond Seale of Beattyville and Jacquline Oliver of Middletown, Ohio; and four brothers and sisters. Funeral services were held at 11:00 am on Saturday, at the Searcy and Strong Funeral Home with Rev. Ralph Banks and Rev. Roy McIntosh officiating. Burial in the Shepherd Memorial Cemetery with Searcy and Strong Funeral Home in charge of arrangements. Booneville Sentinel February 24, 2005

 

Seale, Douglas "Gene"

Booneville, KY – Douglas "Gene" Seale, age 64, of Booneville, KY; passed away on Thursday, July 18, 2013 in Lexington, KY. Gene was born in Booneville, Owsley County, KY on February 6, 1949, a son of Lena (Abshear) Seale and the late Conley Seale. He was self employed in the construction trade and was talented in woodworking. He is survived by his mother; Lena of Booneville, KY, his companion, Marrietta Daniel of Booneville, KY, 1 daughter; Melanie Jones of Indiana, 1 step-daughter, Vanessa Turner of Jamestown , KY, 2 sons; Donald E. Fultz of Middletown, OH, and Douglas E. Jones of Louisville, KY, 1 step-son; Mitchell Turner of Jamestown, KY, 2 brothers; Donnie ( Nadine) Seale of Booneville, KY, and Gary Wayne Seale of Lexington, KY, 4 sisters; Doris June (Ted) Walling-Priest of Franklin, OH, Vonda Kay (Randall) Smith of Moores Hill, IN, Vickie (Lonnie Gipson) Wilder of London, KY, and Shelia (Mark) Hacker of Booneville, KY, 5 grandchildren; Richard Scott Thompson, Amy Marie Krill, Sheyenne McKia Jones, Destiny Lynn Janet Jones and Jamie Lee Walker. Gene is also survived by a host of other relatives and friends. Gene was preceded in death by his father, 2 sisters; Connie Young and Deborah Seale, and nephew James Young. Funeral Services will be held at the Booneville Funeral Home, Booneville, KY at 3:00PM on Sunday, July 21, 2013 with Pastor Thomas Crawford officiating. Visitation will be held Sunday, July 21, 2013 from 1:00-3:00 PM at the funeral home. Gene will be laid to rest in the Pleasant Grove Cemetery located in the Pebworth Community of Owsley County. The Booneville Funeral Home in charge of all arrangements. www.boonevillekyfuneralhome.com 07/21/13.

 

Seale, Rev. Earl

Rev. Earl Seale, age 89, passed away on December 10th, 2014 at the KY River Medical Center in Jackson, KY following a brief illness. He was born June 25th, 1925 in Owsley County, KY, was the son of the late Chester and Dora Bowman Seale, was the husband of Wanda Ross Seale, was a Veteran of W W II and was the pastor of the Free Pentecostal Church of Booneville. Mr. Seale is survived by his wife; Mrs. Wanda L. Seale of Booneville, KY; one daughter; Mrs. Susan R. Barrett and husband Michael J. of Booneville, KY and two grandchildren: Mr. Michael E. Barrett and Ms. Hayley Jane Barrett, both of Booneville, KY. Also surviving is one brother: Mr. Kenneth Seale of Booneville, KY along with many other relatives, nieces, nephews and friends. He was preceded in death by his parents: Chester and Dora Seale, two brothers: Raymond and Conley Seale and two sisters: Jacqueline Oliver and Helen Oditt. Funeral services for Mr. Seale were held Friday, December 12th, 2014 at 1:00 p.m. with visitation starting at 11:00 a.m. at the Searcy and Strong Funeral Home. Officiating the services was the Rev. Roy McIntosh and Sister Pauline McIntosh with the burial following in the Shepherd Cemetery in Booneville, KY. The Searcy and Strong Funeral Home was in charge of the arrangements. Booneville Sentinel 12/18, 2014.

 

Seale, Edwin

Edwin Seale age 88, passed away on January 14, 2010. He was born on October 20, 1921 in Booneville, KY. He precedes in death brothers Lowell (Mavis) Seale of TN; Harold (Laverne) Seale of Dayton, OH; John Daniel (Donna) Seale of Brookville, IN; sisters Mary Francis (Thomas) Scrivener of Baltimore, MD and Ruth Ann (Ben) Reams of Sevierville, TN. He will be deeply missed my numerous nieces and nephews. The visitation for Mr. Seale will be held on Wednesday January 20, 2010 at the Ivey Funeral Home at Rose Hill Burial Park 2565 Princeton Road, Hamilton, OH 45011 from 1:00 PM to 2:00 PM with the funeral service starting at 2:00 PM. Burial will immediately follow in Rose Hill Burial Park. In lieu of flowers donations may be made to the Hospice of Dayton, 324 Wilmington Ave. Dayton, OH 45420 in Edwin's name. www.legacy.com January 22, 2010.

 

Seale, Eva Marie Callahan

Eva Marie Seale age 94 of Dayton, passed away March 16, 2013. She was born April 12, 1918 in Owsley County, Kentucky to the late Lee and Lucy Callahan. In addition to her parents, Eva was preceded in death by her husband, Fred Wilson Seale; sisters: Nettie and Nora; and brother, Fred. Eva is survived by her children: Frank (Wanda) Seale, Shirley Ward and Elaine (Richard) Nelson; 5 grandchildren: Michael, James, Melissa (Mark), Kalani and Samantha (Josh); 6 great grandchildren: Caleb, Heidi, Landen, Carter, Kayla and Sophia; and nephew, Donny. Eva was an avid gardener and loved to hand quilt. Eva loved to be around her family, especially her grandchildren. She loved U.D. Basketball! Visitation will be held from 5-8 pm on Tuesday, March 19, 2013 at Newcomer Funeral Home, 4104 Needmore Road, where the funeral service will be held on Wednesday at 10:00 am. Pastor Gary Robinson officiating. Burial to follow at Forest Hills Memorial Gardens. www.newcomerdayton.com 03/18/2013.

 

Seale, Gentry G.

BROOKVILLE, Ind. -- Gentry G. Seale, 88, of Brookville, died Saturday, June 16, 2007, at Brookville Healthcare Center. Born May 3, 1919, in Owsley County, Ky., to Arch and Callie Halcomb Seale, the World War II Army veteran retired from D&M Manufacturing in Connersville. Survivors include sisters, Geneva Hignite, Edna Bolick, Bethel Benton and Emma Hignite. His wife, Alena, died Nov. 7, 2002. Service will be 1 p.m. Wednesday at Cook Funeral Home, Brookville, where visitation will be 10 a.m.-1 p.m. Wednesday. Memorials may be made to the Charities of the Scottish Rite, for patient services at Brookville Healthcare Center or to the Franklin County Humane Society. From Richmond, Indiana Pal-Item June 19, 2007.

 

Seale, George "Geo"

George “Geo” Seale, the son of the late Raymond and Vena Jennings Seale, was born in Owsley County, Kentucky on November 13, 1948 and departed this life in Richmond, Kentucky on October 31, 2012 at the age of 63 years, 11 months and 18 days. He was a farmer and attended the New Vision Full Gospel Church in Ravenna, Kentucky. George is survived by his sister, Mrs. Barbara Watkins of Irvine, Kentucky; two nieces, Angie Metcalf and husband Ken of Winchester, Kentucky and Debra Hendry and husband Myron of Orlando, Florida; his nephew, Matthew; and a host of other relatives and friends. George was preceded in death by his parents; and a brother, Clayton Seale. www.newnamfuneralhome.com 11/02/2012.

 

Seale, George Stephen "Steve"

George Stephen “Steve” Seale of Edgewood, Md., formerly of Maryville, passed away at home on Dec. 4, 2014, at the age of 64. {*Steve was born in Oneida, KY the son of Lowell and Mavis Venable Seale.} He was a loving husband, father, son, brother, uncle, nephew, and grandfather, a master craftsman with the warmest heart and gentlest spirit. Mr. Seale served honorably in the U.S. Army, receiving a Vietnam Service Medal. Over his life, he owned the businesses KIMSTAC and Caliber Contracting and was a hard and dedicated worker always. Wherever he was, good humor, joy, and kindness were, too. Steve is survived by his parents, Mavis and Lowell Seale of Maryville; his wife, Kim Seale of Edgewood; his children, Stephanie Seale of Baltimore, Md., and Cassandra Seale of Brooklyn, N.Y., his “step” children, Caroline Purcell of Hampstead, Md., and John Sullivan of Baltimore; grandchildren, Madeleine and Jack Purcell of Hampstead, and Laney Sullivan of Baltimore; siblings, Deborah Fox of Knoxville, Melissa Taylor of Knoxville, and Christopher Seale of Maryville; nieces, nephews, and in-laws. A memorial service is scheduled for 2 p.m. on Jan. 3 at Smith Life Event Center, 1404 Tuckaleechee Pike in Maryville. All are welcome to attend and celebrate Steve’s life. In lieu of flowers, please send donations to Cure Alzheimer’s Fund (http://curealz.org/in-memory/steve-seale) in memory of Steve Seale. His ashes will be interred at a Maryland Veterans’ cemetery at a later date. http://www.thedailytimes.com.

 

Seale, Harold F.

Harold F. Seale, age 83 of Dayton, OH passed away Thursday May 29, 2014 at Hospice of Dayton. He is preceded in death by his parents, Glass and Cynthia Seale; son, David Seale; grandson, Steven Cooper; and brother, Edwin Seale. He is survived by his loving wife of 62 years, LaVerne Seale; daughter, Janice Cooper; granddaughter, Lindsay (Jerry) Ziegler; great grandchildren, Libby, Gavin, and Jocelyn; siblings, Mary (Tom) Scrivener, Ruth (Ben) Reams, John (Donna) Seale, and Lowell (Mavis) Seale; and several nieces and nephews. Harold was a U.S. Army Air Corps veteran and worked for several years at LauBlower, Chrysler Airtemp, and retired from Diebold. Visitation is Monday June 2, 2014 from 11am to 12pm with funeral service starting at 12pm at the Newcomer Funeral Home (South Chapel), Kettering, OH. Burial will follow at Highland Cemetery, Miamisburg, OH. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Hospice of Dayton. www.newcomerdayton.com/ 05/31/2014

 

Seale, Thomas Edward

Booneville, KY – Thomas Edward Seale, 76, of HC 88, passed away January 7, 2009 at his residence. He was a retired carpenter. He was born on April 13, 1932 in Owsley County, KY to the late Walker and Deba J. Elkins Seale. He is survived by his wife, Vertie Marshall Seale, three sons; Johnny (& Wanda), Larry (& Debbie) and David Seale, all of Booneville, KY; two daughters, Debra Ratliff of Stanton, KY and Julia (& Richard) Sandlin, also of Booneville, KY. Also surviving are ten grandchildren, Richard Casey and Sasha Noel Sandlin, Philip Lynn & Kristy Nichole Svatba, Jamie Helton, Vanessa Thacker, Thomas John, Crystal Sue, Tiffany Dawn and Tresta Shanta Seale; and 12 great grandchildren; also a sister, Emma Hall of Norwood, OH. He was preceded in death by his parents, and a son, Bobby Seale; a brother, Hobert Seale; and four sisters, Rissie Hall, Bertha Taylor, Bessie Young and Beulah Burch. Funeral service was held on Saturday, January 10, 2009 at 2:00 p.m. at the Searcy and Strong Funeral Home with Rev. Virgil Herald officiating. Visitation held Saturday from 11:00 a.m. until time of service. Burial in the Shepherd Memorial Cemetery with Searcy and Strong Funeral Home in charge of arrangements. Pallbearers were David Seale, Johnny Seale, Larry Seale, Richard Sandlin, Casey Sandlin and Philip Svatba. Booneville Sentinel January 14, 2009.

 

Seales, Clayton

Mr. Clayton Seales, 68, passed away September 12, 2012 at the U. K. Medical Center in Lexington, KY following a brief illness. He was born May 9, 1944 in Owsley County, KY, was the son of the late Raymond and Vena Jennings Seales, was a concrete worker and attended the Seven Candles Pentecostal Church. Clayton is survived by one son: Mr. Clayton Scott Tharp and wife Lendella of Beattyville, KY, one sister: Mrs. Barbara Watkins and husband Eugene and one brother: Mr. George Seale all of Irvine, KY; also there are two nieces: Mrs. Debra Hendry of Orlando, FL and Mrs. Angie Metcalf of Winchester, KY and several aunts and uncles. Funeral services for Mr. Seales were held Saturday, September 15, 2012 at 2:00 p.m. with visitation starting at 10:00 a.m. all at the Searcy and Strong Funeral Home. Officiating the services was the Rev. Roy McIntosh with the burial following in the Seales Family Cemetery (Beattyville, KY). The Searcy and Strong Funeral Home was in charge of all arrangements. Booneville Sentinel 09/20/2012.

 

Searcy, Willetta Bond

CARROLLTON, Ky.-Willetta Searcy, 99, of Carrollton died Tuesday, Oct. 22, 2013, at Green Valley Health and Rehabilitation Center in Carrollton. Funeral services were Saturday, Oct. 26, at Tandy-Eckler-Riley Funeral Home, 809 Highland Ave. in Carrollton, with the Rev. Ronald Barnes officiating. Burial was in the I.O.O.F. Cemetery in Carrollton. Mrs. Searcy was born January 4, 1914, in Owen County, Ky. to the late Robert C. and Nina Glass Bond. She was the youngest of four children. She had attended and graduated from the former Worthville High School in Worthville, Ky. She joined the Worthville Christian Church early in her life; she was later a member of the Whites Run Christian Church. She spent most of her life on the family farm on Boone Road in Carroll County. She will be remembered for her love of animals and dedication to her family. Survivors include her daughter, Agnes Ann Andrews, and son-in-law Warren of Richardson, Texas; and her son, Richard Bond Searcy, and wife Barbara of Booneville, Ky.; four grandchildren; and seven great-grandchildren. She was preceeded in death by her parents; her husband, Richard W. Searcy; two sisters, Thelma Dean and Katherine Grasch; a brother, Herschel Bond; and a grandson, Paul Searcy. Carrollton News-Democrat (KY) - Thursday, October 31, 2013.

 

Sebastian, Carl

Booneville, KY - Carl Sebastian, 85, formerly of Route 1, passed away Saturday, July 8, 2006 at the Owsley County Health Care Center after a month long illness. He was a retired merchant, a Presbyterian and a veteran of World War II. Born in Owsley County, Kentucky, he was the son of the late Granville and Tamara Bowling Sebastian and the widower of Thelma Sizemore Sebastian (3-19-04). He is survived by two daughters, Rita Riley of Lexington, Kentucky and Vickie (& Harold) Roberts of Booneville, Kentucky; four grandsons, Jamie Riley and Blake, David and Anthony Roberts; and two great grandchildren; and a sister, Edna Minter of Lexington, Kentucky. Funeral services at 11:00 a.m. Tuesday, at the Searcy and Strong Funeral Home with Rev. Joe Powlas officiating. Visitation Tuesday morning from 10:00 a.m. until time of funeral. Burial at Shepherd Memorial Cemetery with Searcy and Strong Funeral Home in charge of arrangements. Booneville Sentinel July 13, 2006.

 

Sebastian, Howard E.

Mr. Howard E. Sebastian, 77, passed away August 27, 2012 at the KY River Medical Center in Jackson, KY following a two year illness. He was born March 21, 1935 in Owsley County, KY, was the son of the late Ned & Ellen McIntosh Sebastian, was the husband of Betty White Sebastian, was a retired mail carrier and was a member of the Presbyterian Church. Howard is survived by his wife: Mrs. Betty Sebastian, one son: Mr. Tracy Sebastian and one daughter: Mrs. Tela Barrett and husband Jimmie, all of Booneville, KY. Three grandchildren: Mr. Tracy Lee Barrett & wife Katie and Ms. Briget Elain Sebastian, all of Richmond, KY and Mrs. Jamie Renee Smith & husband Jason of Booneville, KY: three great-grandchildren; Harlee Augusta Gabbard & Kolby Lee Alexander Gabbard of Booneville, KY & Logan Daniel Barrett of Winchester, KY, and a niece, Mrs. Lynne Sebastian of Albuquerque, NM. Funeral services for Mr. Sebastian were held Thursday, August 30, 2012 at 2:00 PM with visitation on Wednesday evening from 6 to 9 PM, all at the Searcy and Strong Funeral Home with the burial following in the Combs-McIntosh Cemetery, Pebworth, KY. The Searcy & Strong Funeral Home was in charge of all arrangements. Booneville Sentinel 09/06/2012.

 

Sebastian, Johnnie

Booneville, KY – Johnnie Sebastian, 73, husband of Ruth Thompson Sebastian, passed away Saturday, May 24, 2008 at his residence apparently from cancer. He was a member of the Cow Creek Presbyterian Church, a retired schoolteacher and a veteran of the Korean Conflict. He was born in Owsley County, to Jack and Rilla Turner Sebastian. Besides his wife, he is survived by a grandson, Jonathan Spencer and his son-in-law, John Spencer, Jr., both of Campton, KY; a niece, Karen Lee (& Johnnie Ray) McIntosh, Morrow, OH; and several relatives and friends. He was preceded in death by his parents, Jack & Rilla Sebastian; a daughter, Judy Spencer; and a brother, Charlie Sebastian. Funeral services at 2:00 p.m. Tuesday, May 27, 2008, at the Cow Creek Presbyterian Church with Rev. David Rule and Rev. Joe Powlas officiating. Visitation was held on Monday evening, from 6:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m. at the Searcy and Strong Funeral Home. Interment at the Cow Creek Presbyterian Church Cemetery, with Searcy and Strong Funeral Home in charge of arrangements. Booneville Sentinel May 28, 2008.

 

Sebastian, Kalyn Renee

Booneville, KY - Kalyn Renee Sebastian, infant daughter of Tisha McIntosh and Jonathan Sebastian, passed away Saturday, September 24, 2011 at her residence. Kayln was born on September 9, 2011 at St. Joseph Hospital in London, Kentucky. Along with her parents she is survived by her grandparents; Janice Alexander, Shawn Sebastian, Jimmy Sebastian and Roy Caudell, step-grandparents; Elizabeth Wlder and Rice Alexander, great grandmothers; Marie Sebastian and Carol Creech, great grandfather; Preston Sebastian, aunt; Avrie Caudell, uncles; Roy Lewis, Graham Caudell, Josh and Larry Sebastian and many other loving family members and friends. Visitation will be held Tuesday, September 27, 2011 from 11:00 to 12:00 PM at the Booneville Funeral Home. A graveside service will be held Tuesday, September 27, 2011 at 1:00 PM at the Cow Creek Presbyterian Church Cemetery with Rev. Joe Powlas officiating. She will be laid to rest in the Cow Creek Presbyterian Church Cemetery. To leave the family a special message please visit, www.boonevillekyfuneralhome.com 09/26/2011.

 

Sebastian, Kelly

Mr. Kelly Sebastian, 69, passed away December 29, 2011 at the Central Baptist Hospital in Lexington following a long illness. He was born August 2, 1942 in Owsley County, KY, was the son of the late Elvin and Lucy McIntosh Sebastian, was the husband of Nancy Mayes Sebastian and was a retired farmer. Kelly is survived by his wife: Mrs. Nancy Sebastian of Booneville, KY; one son, Mr. Scott Sebastian also of Booneville, KY and two grandchildren; Jordan and Logan Sebastian of Booneville, also surviving is one brother: Mr. Willie Sebastian of Booneville, KY. He was preceded in death by his parents, Elvin and Lucy Sebastian; two brothers, Joe and Wesley and two sisters; Rosa Turner and Malvery Jennings. Funeral services for Mr. Sebastian were held Monday, January 2, 2012 at 11:00 a.m. with visitation on Sunday evening from 6 to 9 p.m., all at the Searcy and Strong Funeral Home. Officiating the services were the Rev. Joe Powlas and Rev. Terry Sandlin with the burial following in the Essau-Gabbard Cemetery, Ricetown, KY. The Searcy and Strong Funeral Home wa sin charge of all arrangements. Booneville Sentinel 01/12/2012.

 

Sebastian, Piper Rae

Booneville, KY – Piper Rae Sebastian, 6 weeks old, passed away on March 2, 2015 at her residence in Booneville, Ky. Piper was born in Beattyville, Lee County, KY, on January 19, 2016, a daughter of Jonathan Sebastian and Brittany Perdue. She is survived by her mother; Brittany Perdue, father; Jonathan Sebastian, 1 brother; Cash Westin Smith, Grandparents; Shawn Sebastian, Jimmy Sebastian and Donna Wilder, aunts; Shonda Bowling and Fanny Callahan, uncles Bill (Austin) Bowling, Josh (Jessica) Sebastian, and Larry Sebastian, special cousins; Kamryn Bowling, Dalton Sebastian, Raye-Anne Hobbs, Adrienne Hobbs and Emilyn Sebastian along with many other loving family members and friends. Piper was preceded in death by her sister, Kaylyn Sebastian, grandmother, Maxine Harris and great grandmother Francis Callahan. Visitation will be held Sunday, March 5, 2016 from 1:00 to 2:00 PM at the Booneville Funeral Home. Graveside services will be held on Sunday, March 5, 2016 at 2:00 PM at the Shepherds Memorial Cemetery in Booneville with Pastor Terry Sandlin officiating. The Booneville Funeral Home in charge of all arrangements. www.boonevillekyfuneralhome.com 03//2016.

 

Sebastian, Ricky Edward

Mr. Ricky Sebastian, age 46, passed away October 19th, 2013 at his residence following a sudden illness. He was born March 14th, 1967 in Fayette County, KY and was the son of Dan Wurts and Dorothy Gabbard Wurts. He was the husband of Geraldine Smith Sebastian, was a farmer and was a member of the Baptist Church. Ricky is survived by his wife: Mrs. Geraldine Sebastian, four children: Ricky Sebastian Jr., Joshua Sebastian, Angel Renee Sebastian and Daniel Gabriel Joby Sebastian all of Booneville, KY; his mother: Mrs. Dorothy G. Wurts of Talorsville, KY; two brothers: Gregory Sebastian and Jason Wurts and wife Sarah of Taylorsville, KY and one sister; Charlotte Wente and husband Steve of Taylorsville, KY. A memorial service for Ricky will be held November 3rd at 2:00 p.m. at Sugar Camp Baptist Church, State Hwy 3346, Booneville, KY. The Searcy and Strong Funeral Home is in charge of all the arrangements. Booneville Sentinel 10/24//2013.

 

Sebastian, Rillia Turner

Booneville, KY – Rillia Turner Sebastian, 94, of Route 1, passed away on Thursday, March 6, 2008 at the Kentucky River Medical Center at Jackson, Kentucky, after a long illness. She was a retired cook and homemaker and a member of the Cow Creek Baptist Church. She was born in Owsley County, Kentucky on December 20, 1913 to Shelby and Mary McIntosh Turner, and was the widow of Jack Sebastian. She is survived by a son, Johnny (& Ruth) Sebastian of Booneville, Kentucky; a granddaughter, Karen Lee (& Johnny Ray) McIntosh; a grand son-in-law, John Spencer of Campton, Kentucky; three great grandchildren, Johni Melegh and Shelby Leann McIntosh of Morrow, Ohio and John Spencer, Jr. of Campton, Kentucky. She was preceded in death by her parents, her husband and a son, Charlie Sebastian and a granddaughter, Judy Sebastian Spencer. Visitation was held from 6 – 9 p.m. on Saturday evening, at Searcy and Strong Funeral Home. Funeral services Sunday, March 9, 2008, at 2:00 p.m. at the Cow Creek Presbyterian Church with Rev. David Rule and Rev. Joe Powlas officiating. Burial in the Cow Creek Presbyterian Church Cemetery with Searcy and Strong Funeral Home in charge of arrangements. Pallbearers were Jerry McIntosh, Johnny McIntosh, Ray Fox, Tracy Sebastian, Tommy Price, James Murrell, Harold Mays and Jimmy Herald. Booneville Sentinel March 12, 2008.

 

Sebastian, Tishia "Granny T"

Tishia "Granny T" Sebastian, 72, of Bonanza Drive, Richmond, died Monday, June 21, 2004, at her home. She was born April 29, 1932, in Owsley County, the daughter of the late Wilson and Roxie Gibson Barrett. She was a housewife and farm worker, an avid bingo player and a member of the White Hall Baptist Church. Survivors include her husband, Isaac Sebastian; one son, Randall Sebastian of Richmond; five daughters, Helen Carpenter of Richmond, Edith Lamb (Lewis) of Nicholasville, Roxie Himes (Paul) of Richmond, Genevieve Wilson of Kirksville and Teresa Releford (Phillip) of Waco; one brother, Russell Barrett of Richmond. She was preceded in death by five brothers and three sisters. Funeral services will be conducted at 2 p.m. Wednesday, June 23, 2004, at the Combs, Parsons and Collins Funeral Home with Brother Tim Beard officiating. Burial will follow in the Richmond Cemetery. Friends may call from 5-9 p.m. Tuesday at the Combs, Parsons and Collins Funeral Home. Pallbearers will be Danny Carpenter, Brian Sebastian, Paul Barrett, Kenny Barrett, Mike Barrett and Elwood Pottorff. Honorary Pallbearers will be Lawrence Barrett, Jeremy Wilson and Terry Himes. Submitted by Dr. D. L. Brewer

 

Sebastian, Tony

Brooksville – Tony Sebastian, 73, died Monday, September 12, 2011 at St. Elizabeth, Ft. Thomas. He was born on October 19, 1937 to the late Melvin and Bonnie Frost Sebastian. He is survived by his wife, Loraine Harmon Sebastian. He is also survived by his children, Edward D. Sebastian of Brooksville, Candy S. Applegate of Brooksville, Robert D. Sebastian of Brooksville, Tonya L. Bice of Augusta, Samantha L. House of Brooksville, Jerry G. Sebastian of Brooksville, and Mike Sebastian of Hamilton, OH; 19 grandchildren, 13 great grandchildren, and eight sisters, and three brothers. He was preceded in death by one grandchild, two great grandchildren, and a daughter, Edna Lee Sebastian. Funeral will be 3 pm Wednesday at Friendship Baptist Church. Burial will follow at Mt. Zion Cemetery. Visitation will be 1 – 3 pm on Wednesday at the church. Memorials may be made to the Friendship Baptist Church. Condolences may be made to mooreandparkerfh.com. 09/14/2011.

 

Sergent, Jean Barrett

Jean (Barrett) Sergent, age 72, wife of Cisco Sergent, passed away Friday, March 7, 2008 at the Kentucky River Medical Center in Jackson, KY. She was born July 12, 1936, in Owsley County, KY, to the late Harrison and Mattie (Roberts) Barrett. She was a homemaker and had attended the Baptist Church. Survivors are her husband of 43 years, Cisco Sergent; two sons, Rick (& Brenda) Million and Billy (& Belinda) Million all of Beattyville, KY; three daughters, Linda L. Wilson and Diana (& Eirshel) Combs, all of Beattyville, KY, Brenda K. Million of Booneville, KY; nine grandchildren; five great grandchildren; and a host of friends and relatives. Funeral services were held Monday, March 10, 2008 at 1 p.m. at the Booneville Funeral Home with Pastor Steve Kilburn officiating. Burial was in the Riverview Cemetery, Beattyville, KY. Three Forks Tradition March 12, 2008.

 

Sexton, Herschel E.

Nicholasville – Herschel E. Sexton, 88, the husband of Winona Baker Sexton, died Mon, April 19, at Thomson-Hood Veterans Center in Wilmore, KY. He was born April 22, 1921, in Owsley County, KY, to the late Thomas Carl and Hattie Strong Sexton. Herschel served in the Army during WWII, was a member of Mt. Zion Baptist Church and after retirement from IBM, enjoyed woodworking. In addition to his wife, he is survived by his daughter, Kathy (Wayne) Perkins; two sons, Carl Glenn Sexton, VA; Charles E. (Sylvia) Sexton; six grandchildren; one great grandson; two step-grandchildren and two step-great granddaughters. Visitation will be 5-8pm, Wed, April 21, at Clark Legacy Center in Brannon Crossing. Funeral will be 11am, Thu, April 22, officiated by Pastor Gary Farmer. Burial at Camp Nelson National Cemetery. www.clarklegacycenter.com Lexington Herald Leader April 21, 2010.

 

Sexton, Horace Edward

Horace Edward Sexton, 83 of Wilmington, OH passed away February 12, 2010. He was born in Owsley County, KY on December 29, 1926 to the late Thomas C. and Hattie (Strong) Sexton. He married his beloved wife Josephine (nee Moses) on April 17, 1961 who survives. He was a member of the White Shrine of Jerusalem, P W S, order of Amaranth, retired member of OHIO OPERATORS ENGINEERS Local 18, Antioch Shrine, Scottish Rite Beaver Valley 570, Navy for 5 years, Air Force for 4 years and a 32nd. degree Mason. Other than his parents he was proceeded in death by his sisters Edith Wright and Helen Andrew. He is also survived by a brother Herschel Sexton and 8 nieces and 7 nephews and numerous great nieces and nephews who new him as "UNCLE PETE". Services will be held at a later date. Schlientz & Moore Funeral Home in care of arrangements. Dayton Daily News 02/14/2010.

 

Shackelford, Martha Jane "Janie" Conrad

Martha Jane “Janie” Shackelford, 72, of Berea, passed away early Sunday morning at her home, surrounded by her loving family. Mrs. Shackelford was born on June 17, 1937 in Owsley County, the daughter of the late Walter and Fannie Madden Conrad. She was the retired owner of Shackelford’s Florist and a member of the Blue Lick Baptist Church. She was the widow of James Howard Shackelford. She is survived by seven daughters: Joyce Williams (Danny), Betsy Cox (Sam), Lorraine Edington, Judy Elam (Tim), Debbie Lakes Kirchner (Kelly), Tammy Shackelford Janezic (Don) and Becky Shackelford Patton (Jimy); one son: Elbert DeWayne Shackelford (Joann); three brothers, three sisters, several grandchildren and great- grandchildren. She was preceded in death by two sons: Roger Dale Shackelford, James H. “Bug” Shackelford Jr., a granddaughter: Joyce Nicole “Nikki” Cox and great-grandson: Zachary Aaron Conner. Funeral Services will be conducted at 11:00 AM Wednesday, June 2, 2010 at the Combs, Parsons & Collins Funeral Home with Rev. Glen Whittamore officiating. Burial will follow at Madison Memorial Gardens. Visitation will be from 5-9 PM Tuesday evening at the funeral home. Her children will serve as pallbearers. www.cpcfh.com 5/31/2010.

 

Shelton, Nellie Hobbs

Nellie Hobbs Shelton, the widow of Earl Shelton, and the daughter of the late Hugh and Sudie Hall Hobbs, was born in Owsley County, Kentucky on May 10, 1940 and departed this life in Lexington, Kentucky on May 11, 2011 at the age of 71 years and 1 day. She was a homemaker and attended the Church of God. Mrs. Shelton is survived by 7 children, Ruth Moore(James) of Beattyville, Kentucky, Paul Shelton (Brenda) of Booneville, Kentucky, Lillie Mae Judd(Edward)of Georgetown, Kentucky, Bobby Shelton(Mary) of Beattyville, Norma Sizemore (Denzil) of Beattyville, Melissa Booth(David) of Beattyville and Chastity Brandenburg(Brian) of Richmond, Kentucky; grandchildren, James Moore, Jr., Rebecca Moore, Beverly Arnold, Joy Shelton, Matthew Shelton, Bethany Smith, Patricia Rutledge, Ashley Judd, Stacey Judd, Sabrina Gabbard, Savannah Shelton, Andrew Shelton, Stephanie Sizemore, Cody Sizemore, Preston Booth, Casey Brandenburg and Trevor Kincaid; 13 great grandsons; 9 great granddaughters; a special sister in-law, Marilyn Hobbs; three brothers, John, Ottis and Bill Hobbs; and a host of nieces, nephews other relatives and friends. Mrs. Shelton was preceded in death by her parents; her husband Earl; 4 brothers; and 4 sisters. http://www.newnamfuneralhome.com/home.html

 

Shelton, Bobby

Bobby Shelton, the husband of Mary Shelton and the son of the late Earl Shelton and Nellie Hobbs Shelton {* daughter of Hugh Hobbs} was born in Campton, Kentucky on October 20, 1964 and departed this life at his home in Lee County, Kentucky on June 7, 2014 at the age of 49 years, 7 months, and 18 days. He was employed for Lee County Wood Products where he worked as a heavy equipment operator and employed for Brewer’s Food Town for 22 years. In addition to his wife Mary, Bobby leaves behind four children Sabrina Elizabeth Gabbard and husband Ray, Savannah Rose Shelton, Robert Andrew Shelton and wife Kayla, and Nehemiah Trevor Kincaid all of Beattyville, Kentucky; five grandchildren Destiny Goe, Keeleigh Gabbard, Hayden Buchanan, Camden Buchanan, and 1 unborn grandchild; six siblings Ruth Moore and husband James of Beattyville, Kentucky, Paul Edward Shelton and wife Brenda of Booneville, Kentucky, Lillie Mae Judd and husband Edward of Georgetown, Kentucky, Norma Sizemore and husband Denzil of Beattyville, Melissa Booth and husband David of Beattyville, and Chastity Brandenburg and husband Brian of Richmond, Kentucky; as well as a host other nieces, nephews, relatives, and friends. Bobby was preceded in death by his parents and grandparents. Visitation on Tuesday, June 10th, 2014, 6:00pm at Miracle Missions Church of the Living God, Beattyville, KY. Funeral service will be on Wednesday, June 11th, 2014, 1:00pm with Bro. Ellis Kendall officiating at Miracle Missions Church of the Living God, Sipple Ridge Rd., Beattyville, KY. Burial will follow at Mooretown Cemetery, Highway 52, Beattyville, KY. www.newnamfuneralhome.com 06/12/2014.

 

Shelton, Dorothy Helen Combs

Mrs. Dorothy Helen Combs Shelton, 89, of Richmond, passed away Tuesday, October 4, 2016 at the Richmond Health & Rehab – Madison. She was born in Owsley County on December 17, 1926, to the late Conley and Ethel Jackson Combs. She spent most of her life in Madison County, and graduated from the old Kirksville school. She was a factory worker for Westinghouse Electric/North American Phillips, and retired after more than 30 years of service. She attended the Big Hill Christian Church. Mrs. Shelton is survived by: two sons, Douglas Shelton, and Vernon Shelton; two brothers, Bobby Combs (Bertha), and Chandler Combs (Martha); one sister, Thelma Bishop (J.P.); one grandchild; nieces, nephews, and a host of other family and friends. In addition to her parents she was preceded in death by: her husband, George Shelton; one brother, Ed Combs; four sisters, Ruby Roberts, Gladys Newland, Norma Williams and Allie Mae Combs. Funeral Services will be conducted at 10:30 A.M. Friday, October 7, 2016 at Combs, Parsons & Collins Funeral Home with Bro. Scott Guiley officiating. Burial will follow in the Richmond Cemetery. Visitation will be from 6:00 – 8:00 P.M. Thursday at the funeral home. Pallbearers will be: Douglas Shelton, Mark Scott, John Olewski, Bill Bowling, Joe Deaton, and Aaron Lainhart. Honorary Pallbearers will be: J.P. Bishop. In lieu of flowers, donations are suggested to the National Children Cancer Society, 500 N. Broadway, Suite 1850, St. Louis, MO 63102.

 

Shelton, Pierson B.

Cape Coral, FL 0 Pierson R. Shelton, Jr., age 89 of Cape Coral, FL passed away May 6, 2010. Pierson joined the United States Navy in July 1938 and retired form the Navy in December 1964. He proudly served his country in WW II, the Korean and Viet Nam Wars. At the time of his retirement, he was a Senior Chief Petty Officer. The Navy was a big part of his life. Even after retirement, he kept in contact with fellow shipmates and attended many ship reunions. After retiring from General Motors, Fisher Body Division in 1980, Pierson moved from Hamilton, OH to Cape Coral, FL. He was pre-deceased by his wife of 57 years, Louilla in 2006. He is survived by 3 children, Dean Whicker, Bette DeCavelle (Louis) and Janet Shelton; 11 grandchildren; many great-grandchildren; many great-great grandchildren; his brother, Ralph Shelton; his sister, Aline Mullins; nieces, nephews and many friends. Booneville Sentinel June 9, 2010.

 

Shepherd, Eunice Clara Amburgy

Booneville, KY – Eunice Clara Shepherd, 77, Owsley County Health Care Center, passed away November 16, 2007 at Memorial Hospital in Manchester, KY after a seven year illness. She was a homemaker and a member of the Methodist Church. She was born December 27, 1929 in Owsley County to the late Ova and Elizabeth Griffith Amburgy and was the widow of Wilson Shepherd. She is survived by four sisters, Helen Johnson of Richmond, KY, Lucille Hill of Lexington, KY, Dixie Baker of Morrow, OH and Lillie Goff of Versailles, KY; a brother, Franklin Amburgy of Lexington, KY; several nieces and nephews, other relatives and friends. She was preceded in death by her husband and a sister, Martha Rose Lewis. Visitation from 11:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. Monday, prior to the funeral at 1:00 p.m. on November 19, 2007 at the Searcy and Strong Funeral Home with Rev. Jamie Brunk officiating. Burial in the Shepherd Memorial Cemetery with Searcy and Strong Funeral Home in charge of arrangements. Booneville Sentinel November 29, 2007.

 

Short, Edith Fox

Booneville, KY – Edith Fox Short, 83, widow of Ance Short, passed away Monday, April 28, 2008, at the Owsley County Health Care Center after a long illness. Edith was born in Lee County, KY, on July 11, 1924, to the late Floyd and Effie Fox Fox. She was a homemaker, and attended the First Church of God in Beattyville, KY. Survivors include three sons, Robert Short of Georgetown, KY, William Short of Jackson County, KY and Paul Short of Booneville, KY; two daughters, Dorothy McIntosh of Georgetown, KY and Marietta Napier of Booneville, KY; 12 grandchildren and 19 great grandchildren. Also surviving are three half brothers, Walter and Von Fox, both of Indiana, and Kenneth Fox of PA; and a host of friends and relatives. Along with her parents, and her husband, she was preceded in death by a grandchild and a great grandchild. Funeral services will be on Thursday, May 1, 2008 at 1:00 p.m. at the Booneville Funeral Home with the Rev. Garett Thomas officiating. Visitation will be Wednesday evening at the funeral home from 6:00 – 9:00 p.m. Burial in the Turner Cemetery, Lerose, KY, with the Booneville Funeral Home in charge of arrangements. Pallbearers will be her grandsons, Anthony Lynn, Ray Bruce, Michael Keith, Randall Scott, Brian, Michael Wayne and Nick. Booneville Sentinel April 30, 2008.

 

Short, Johnny William

Scottsburg, IN – Johnny William Short, 51, husband of Lorranine Johnson Short, of Scottsburg, Indiana, passed away Monday, September 28, 2009 at Scott Memorial Hospital in Scottsburg. Johnny was born on Saturday, March 29, 1958 at Booth Memorial Hospital in Covington, KY, to Helen Murrell Short and the late John Short. He was a retired worker of Morgan Packing Company in Austin, IN. Along with his wife of 34 years, he is survived by his mother, Helen Short Murrell of Booneville, KY; four sisters, Linda Short Cole, Booneville, KY, Debra Short Tomlin, Elizabethtown, KY, Wanda Short McDaniel, Sparta, KY, and Brenda Short Back, Booneville, KY; 10 nieces and nephews; and nine great nieces and nephews; and a host of other relatives and friends. Along with his father, he was preceded in death by two nephews, John Raymond Rice and Billy Ray Rice, Jr. Booneville Sentinel October 28, 2009.

 

Shouse, Haney "Grammy"

Fenton, MI – Mrs. Haney “Grammy” Shouse, 70, of Fenton, went to be with her Lord, Friday, January 15, 2010, at her residence. Funeral services will be held at 11:00 a.m., Tuesday, January 19, 2010 at Sharp Funeral Homes, Fenton Chapel, 1000 Silver Lake Road, Fenton, Michigan, with Pastor John Vannest and Pastor Tony Chick officiating. Interment in Great Lakes National Cemetery, Holly, MI. Visitation was held at the funeral home on Sunday, from 5 – 0 p.m. and Monday from 1 – 4 and 6 - 9 p.m. Those desiring may make contributions to Hospice Advantage, G 1309 S. Linden Rd., Flint, MI 48532. Mrs. Shouse was born February 26, 1939 in Booneville, KY, the daughter of Frank and LuRena Bell Stamper Shouse. She married Virgil Shouse September 21, 1957 in Booneville. Mrs. Shouse worked in the family business, Shouse Tool in Fenton, MI for many years. She was a member of Heritage Hills Free Methodist Church, Fenton, MI. She will be greatly missed by her husband, Virgil “Poppy”; four children, Billy and wife Debi Shouse, Barbara Shouse, Mike and wife Debbie Shouse, Michelle and husband Craig Smith, all of Fenton; 10 grandchildren, Mrsti (Jen), Greg, Nici (Brad), Bubby, Wayne, Tracy, Marcy, Justin, Katie and Kelsie; two great grandchildren, Alana and Carter, sister, Mary Riley of Booneville; brother, Hubert and wife Ann Shouse of Booneville; several nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by her parents, four sisters and three brothers. Online tributes may be posted at the obituary page of www.sharpfuneralhomes.com. Booneville Sentinel January 20, 2010.

 

Shouse, Vernon Joe

Beattyville, KY- Vernon Joe Shouse, age 88, passed away Sunday, January 31, 2016 at Lee County Care and Rehabilitation Center in Beattyville, KY. Joe was born August 11, 1927 in Booneville, KY, a son to the late John A. and Carlie (Fox) Shouse. He was a heavy equipment operator, and enjoyed fox hunting, bee keeping and working his mules. Joe was a veteran of the United States Army. He is survived by 3 sons; Larry (Judy) Shouse of Beattyville, KY, Darryl (Anella) Shouse of Bonifay, FL, and Ed (Reida) Shouse of Elkhorn City, KY, 3 daughter; Judy (Richard) Watson of Florence, KY, Alva Gross of Jackson, KY, and Bonnie (Randy) Hensley of Beattyville, KY, 2 brothers; Roy Shouse of Beattyville, KY and Bob Shouse of Stanton, KY, 3 sisters; Inez Butt of Dayton, OH, Mary Klems of Norwood, OH, and Betty Conley of Xenia, OH, a host of grandchildren and great-grandchildren, and many other loving family members and friends. Along with his parents, he was preceded in death by his wife Wilma Jean Green-Shouse, 2 brothers; Jim Shouse and Conley Shouse, 3 sister; Gladys Wagner, Lovie Brinkman and Lucille Towe, and 1 son-in-law; Lonnie Gross. Visitation will be held Wednesday, February 3, 2016 from 5:00 to 8:00 PM at the Booneville Funeral Home. Funeral services will be held Thursday, February 4, 2016 at 1:00 PM at the Booneville Funeral Home with Pastor James Cooper officiating. He will be laid to rest next to his wife in the Pleasant Grove Cemetery in Booneville, KY. The Booneville Funeral Home in charge of arrangements. www.boonevillekyfuneralhome.com 02/04/2016.

 

Siebert, Nellie Combs

Nellie C. (nee: Combs) Siebert, 98, of Morrow, died Wednesday June 5, 2013. Born April 2, 1915 in Owsley County, KY to Elbert and Melda (nee: Hall) Combs, she was a dedicated wife and mother. A member of the Grace Community Presbyterian Church, she was an avid quilter and a member of the Grace Circle. Preceded in death by her parents, her husband, Peter A. Siebert, eight brothers, Walker, Charles, Clifton, Clint, Clay, Johnny, Oscar and Brown Combs, and two sisters, Stella and Nancy Combs. Survivors include one son, Wayne Siebert of Franklin, OH, one daughter, Sylvia (Robert) Bias of Lebanon, one sister, Emma Siebert of Morrow, two grandchildren, Jami (Nick) Edgington and David (Denise) Siebert, and four great grandchildren, Pete and Dawson Siebert and Grant and Merrill Edgington. Visitation, Sunday June 9, 2013 from 3-5 PM at the Vale-Hoskins Funeral Home, Morrow. Funeral service will be held on Monday June 10, 2013 at 11 AM at the Grace Community Presbyterian Church, 6246 Turning Leaf Way Maineville, OH 45039. Reverend Cheryl Edmonds officiating. Interment follows in Morrow Cemetery. Memorials requested to the Grace Circle, c/o Grace Community Presbyterian Church. www.Hoskinsfh.com. 06/07/2013.

 

Siegle, Ada Hicks

Ada Siegle, age 84, of Hamilton, died on Tuesday, March 06, 2007, at Ft. Hamilton Hospice She was born on December 7, 1922, in Owsley County, Kentucky. Ada was the daughter of the late Finley and Dora (Combs) Hicks, Sr. She enjoyed gardening, animals, feeding birds, and especially bingo. Ada is survived by her son, Ronald Siegle and his wife Debbie of Hamilton; three grandchildren, Danny Siegle of Hamilton, Lisa Siegle of Salt Lake City, Utah, and Jeremy Siegle and his wife Lisa of Hamilton; great- grandchild, Dylan McConnell; two brothers, Finley Hicks Jr. and his wife Wyvonne of Barboursville, West Virginia, and Douglas C. Hicks and wife Vivian Faye of Talbott, Tennessee; four sisters, Leda Mae Archuleta and her husband Pete of Veneta, Oregon, Geneva Holiday of Connersville, Indiana, Vera Fern McClory of Florida, and Pauline Snowden of Chandler, Arizona; and many nieces and nephews. Ada was also preceded in death by her husband Don; son, Dale Siegle; an infant son, Donald Lee Siegle; and infant daughter, Donna Kaye Siegle. Funeral services will be held at Webb Noonan Funeral Home, Ross Avenue at South “D” Street, Hamilton, at 2pm on Friday, March 9, 2007, with Chaplain Dennis Betts officiating. Interment will follow at Venice Cemetery. Family and friends will be received at Webb Noonan Funeral Home prior to the service from 12noon to 2pm. The family suggests memorial contributions to the Animal Adoption Foundation, 2480 Millville-Ross Road, Hamilton, OH 45013. www.webb-noonan.com March 8, 2007.

 

Sims, Lucy Katherine

Booneville, KY – Lucy Katherine Sims, 88, of Owsley Co., KY, widow of John Sims, passed away Saturday, September 2, 2006, at the Kentucky River Medical Center in Jackson, KY. Lucy was born in Clay County, KY, on March 18, 1918 to the late David and Lillie Abner Allen. She was a homemaker and attended the Fountain Head Baptist Church at Grassy Branch. Survivors include two sons, Jack Sims and Clyde (& Ada) Sims, both of Warsaw, KY; a daughter, Vernie (& Floyd) Marshall of Ricetown, KY; nine grandchildren; 18 great grandchildren; five great, great grandchildren; and a host of relatives and friends. Along with her parents and her husband, she was preceded in death by a sister; four half brothers; and five half sisters. Funeral services held Tuesday, September 5, 2006, at 12 noon, at the Booneville Funeral Home, with the Rev. L. C. Easterling officiating. Visitation held from 7:00 – 10:00 p.m. on Monday evening at the funeral home. Burial in the Cedar Valley Cemetery, Oneida, KY, with the Booneville Funeral Home in charge of arrangements. Pallbearers were Carl McKinney, Ernie and Brady Turner, and John Michael and Mitchell Anderson. Booneville Sentinel September 7, 2006.

 

Singleton, Flora Gabbard

Flora Singleton Age 82 of Lebanon, Oh. passed peacefully Monday evening, February 19, 2007 at her home with her family by her side. Born April 8, 1924 in Conkling, Kentucky (Owsley County). Flora had been a resident of the Lebanon area for over 65 years and had retired from Deerfield Manufacturing in Mason, Oh. Preceded in death by her parents, six brothers - Delbert, George, Hobert, Wilburn, Robert and Wilson Gabbard and three sisters - Laura Angel, Mattie Bishop and Nancy Bolin; she is survived by her loving and devoted husband of 67 years - Lester Singleton of Lebanon, Oh.; three sons - Russell (Wanda) Singleton of Mason, Ohio, Don (Janet) Singleton of Maineville, Oh. and Charles (Karen) Singleton of Morrow, Oh.; one daughter - Penny Green of Lebanon, Oh.; three grandchildren - Kyle Green, Phyllis Watson and John Singleton; three great- grandchildren - Christy Davis, Christopher Bowman and Candy Lynn; three great-great- grandchildren - Brandon and Andrew Bowman and Trevor Davis; many other family members, close friends and neighbors. Friends may call on the family Friday, February 23, 2007 from 12:00 pm until 2:00 pm at the Full Gospel Church of God, 1502 Deerfield Road, Lebanon, Oh.. Funeral services will be held at 2:00 pm at the church with Rev. Ray Napier & Rev. Larry Isaacs officiating. Burial will follow in the Deerfield Cemetery in South Lebanon, Oh. Condolences may be sent to the family by signing the guest book at www.stinekilburnfuneralhome.com Published in The Western Star from 2/22/2007 - 3/1/2007.

 

Singleton, Sterling

Sterling Singleton age 76 of Ocala, Florida and formerly of Lebanon, Ohio passed peacefully Sunday, March 6, 2016 at Sylvia's House at Marion County Hospice in Ocala, Florida. Born March 11, 1939 in Clay County, Kentucky, Sterling was the son John D. {* son of Ira & Elizabeth Fields Singleton} and Mandy (Gabbard) Singleton and was a loving and devoted husband, father and grandfather. Sterling was a proud U.S. Army Veteran of the Bay of Pigs and a retiree with 34 years of service with the Borden Chemical Company where he worked as a lithographic operator. Preceded in death by his parents, son David Singleton, brother Raymond, sisters Etta Mae, Mildred and Thelma; Sterling leaves behind his loving wife of 43 years Billie (Wainscott) Singleton of Ocala, Florida; son Robert Haygood of Cincinnati, Ohio; daughters Kim Uzzel of West Chester, Ohio,Teri Freeman of Lebanon, Ohio and Sharon Singleton of Loveland, Ohio; brothers Mitchell Singleton of Morrow, Ohio and Lester Singleton of Lebanon, Ohio; sister Della Singleton of Lebanon, Ohio; four grandchildren and seven great-grandchildren. The family will receive friends Saturday, March 12, 2016 from 11am until 1pm at the Stine Kilburn Funeral Home. Funeral services will be held at the funeral home with Pastor Larry Isaacs officiating. Burial with Military Honors will follow in the Deerfield Cemetery, South Lebanon, Ohio.

 

Singleton, Trish Lynch

Trish (Lynch) Singleton as born September 10, 1966 in Laurel County and departed this life Tuesday, February 24, 2015 at her residence, being 48 years of age. She was the daughter of Hershel Lynch {* son of Herman & Martha Maggard Lynch} of McKee and Beatrice (Gray) Lynch of Annville. In addition to her parents, Trish is also survived by her husband, Riley Singleton; a son, Matthew Singleton; twin daughters, Sunny Singleton and Cheyenne Singleton all of McKee; step son, James Wade Singleton and his wife Angela of Tyner. Other survivors include her siblings, Bill (Judy) Lynch of Richmond, Jamie Lynch of Ohio, Linda (Phillip) Akemon of Gray Hawk and Donna Kay Nunn of McKee and Chris (Jennifer) Lynch of McKee and her step mother, Helen Lynch of McKee. She was blessed with two grandchildren, Payton & Paxton Singleton of Tyner. Trish will also be dearly missed by a host of nieces, nephews, aunts, uncles, cousins and friends. Trish was preceded in death by brother, Donald Ray Lynch. Trish was a member of the Faith Baptist Church. Funeral service was held 1:00PM Friday, February 27, 2015 at the Lakes Funeral Home with Bro. Jason Moore and Bro. Everett Van Zant officiating. Burial followed in the Lynch Cemetery. Pallbearers were Phillip Wayne Akemon, Jason Akemon, Dillion Nunn and Michael Singleton. Lakes Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements. www.lakesfuneralhomemckee.com 02/26/2015.

 

Sizemore, Beulah Moore

Mrs. Beulah Sizemore, 86, of Cedar Grove, Indiana passed away July 11, 2011 at her residence following a long illness. She was born February 27, 1925 in Owsley County, KY, was the daughter of the late Sam and Mary McGeorge Moore, was the widow of Virlon Sizemore, was a homemaker and was a member of the Eastern Avenue Pentecostal Church of Connersville, Indiana. Mrs. Sizemore is survived by two sons, Mr. Bruce Sizemore of Sextons Creek, KY; Mr. John Sizemore of Cedar Grove, Indiana. Two daughters: Mrs. Opal Smith of Harrison, Ohio; Mrs. Ruth Shad of Brookville, Indiana. Grandchildren: Cindy, Kim, Shonda, Donnie, Dreamia, Annie, Carrie and Jake and 11 great-grandchildren. Also surviving are two sisters: Mrs. Mary Gabbard and Mrs. Virgie Sandlin both of Booneville, KY and one brother: Mr. Palmer Moore of Morrow, Ohio and there are many nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by her parents, her husband: Virlon and children: Donnie, Charlotte and Linda Sizemore. Funeral services for Mrs. Sizemore were held Friday, July 15, 2011 at 2:00 p.m. at the White Harvest Holiness Church. Visitation was on Thursday evening from 6 to 9 p.m. at the Searcy and Strong Funeral Home. Officiating the service was the Rev. Mike Allen with the burial following at the Moore Family Cemetery on Sextons Creek, KY. The Searcy and Strong Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements. Booneville Sentinel July 21, 2011.

 

Sizemore, Daisy Taylor Becknell

Mrs. Daisy Sizemore, 86, passed away March 20th, 2014 at the St. Joseph Hospital in Lexington, KY following a short illness. She was born January 4th, 1928 in Owsley County, KY, was the daughter of the late James and Lillie Tirey Taylor, was the wife of Lawrence Sizemore, was retired from the Owsley County School System and was a member of the Baptist Church. Mrs. Sizemore is survived by her husband; Mr. Lawrence Sizemore of Booneville, KY, one daughter; Mrs. Barbara Whisman of Winchester, KY, one stepson; Mr. Jark J. Sizemore of Hamilton, OH, two grandsons; Mr. Anthony Deaton of Richmond, KY and Mr. Tim Brewer of Los Angeles, CA and six great grandchildren. Also surviving is a sister; Mrs. Dorothy Baker of Camon, OH and several nieces, nephews, relatives and friends. Funeral services for Mrs. Sizemore were held Sunday, March 23rd at 2:00 p.m. at the First Baptist Church of Booneville, with visitation on Saturday evening from 6:00 to 9:00 p.m. at the Searcy and Strong Funeral Home. Officiating the services was the Rev. Jerry Lacefield with the burial following in the Shepherd Memorial Cemetery in Booneville, KY. The Searcy and Strong Funeral Home was in charge of all arrangements. Booneville Sentinel 03/27/2014.

 

Sizemore, Dora Duff

Mrs. Dora Sizemore, 84, passed away November 14, 2011 at the Patti A. Clay Regional Medical Center in Richmond following a long illness. She was born April 7, 1927 in Owsley County, KY, was the daughter of the late George and Edna Moore Duff, was the widow of Hugh Sizemore, was a retired florist and homemaker and was a member of the Church of Christ. Mrs. Sizemore is survived by one son: Mr. Donald Sizemore and wife Brenda of Booneville, KY: four daughters; Mrs. Dorothy Bowling and Mrs. Rhonda Peters and husband Harold of Booneville, KY, Mrs. Debra Cupp of Island City, KY and Mrs. Sonya Sizemore of McKee, KY, 13 grandchildren and several great-grandchildren. Also surviving are two brothers: Mr. Claude Duff of Beattyville, KY and Mr. Jimmy Duff and wife Debbie of Lexington, KY and three sisters: Mrs. Dollie Smith of Denver, Colorado, Mrs. Sonya “Heilda” Reichel and husband Ray of Winchester, KY and Mrs. Anette Combs and husband Carl also of Winchester, KY. She was preceded in death by her parents: George and Edna Duff, her husband, Hugh Sizemore, a son: Roger Dale Sizemore and three sisters: Gloria, Pauline and Georgia. Funeral services for Mrs. Sizemore were held Friday, November 18, 2011 at 11:00 a.m. with visitation on Thursday evening from 6 to 9 p.m., all at the Searcy and Strong Funeral Home. Officiating the services was the Rev. Gary Marshall with the burial following in the Sizemore-Cope Family Cemetery. The Searcy and Strong Funeral Home was in charge of all arrangements. Booneville Sentinel 11/24/2011.

 

Sizemore, Edna Sebastian

Mrs. Edna Sizemore, 85, passed way December 18, 2010 at her residence in Lexington, KY following a long illness. She was born April 17, 1925 in Owsley Co., KY as the daughter of the late Granville and Tamara Bowling Sebastian, and was a homemaker as well as an avid member of the Baptist Church. She is survived by one daughter – Mrs. Carolyn Taylor and husband Larry, 2 granddaughters – Mrsl. Sherry (Mike) Zimmerman, Mrs. Angela (Jay) Ritchie and one great-grandson – John Zimmerman, all of Lexington, KY. Funeral services for Mrs. Sizemore were Thursday, December 23, 2010 at the Searcy and Strong Funeral Home. Booneville Sentinel January 5, 2011.

 

Sizemore, Jimmy

Booneville, KY – Jimmy Sizemore, age 69 of Rt. 2, Booneville, KY passed away October 14, 2010 at the V. A. Hospital in Lexington, Kentucky. He was affiliated with the Baptist Church. He was a Vietnam Veteran and a retired U. S. Navy Veteran. Jimmy Sizemore was born January 5, 1941 in Owsley County, Kentucky to Morton Sizemore and Hazel Hacker. He leaves surviving his wife Josephine Flannery Sizemore of Booneville, Kentucky. One son survives, Tommy Sizemore, Florida. Also surviving are one brother, Lawrence (Daisy) Sizemore, Booneville, KY, and one sister, Jean Messer of Westchester, Ohio. Funeral services were held Monday, October 18, 2010 at the Booneville Presbyterian Church with Rev. Jamison Brunk officiating. Burial was in the Flannery Family Cemetery. Booneville Sentinel October 20, 2010.

 

Sizemore, Lee

Mr. Lee Sizemore, 81, passed away August 20, 2011 at his residence following a long illness. He was born December 3, 1929 in Clay County, KY, was the son of the late Willie and Drewie Banks Sizemore, was the widower of Toledo Moore Sizemore, was a retired farmer and was a member of the holiness church. Mr. Sizemore is survived by one son: Mr. James Sizemore and wife Cora of Booneville, KY; one daughter: Ms. Lillie Sizemore of Connersville, IN, 6 grandchildren and 9 great-grandchildren. Also surviving is one brother: Mr. Lyndon Sizemore of Brookville, IN and two sisters: Mrs. Myrtle O’Briant of Pleasant Plains, OH and Mrs. Betty McQueen of Ohio, and there are several nieces and nephews. Funeral services for Mr. Sizemore were held Wednesday, August 24, 2011 at 2:00 p.m. with visitation on Tuesday evening 6 to 9 p.m. All at the Searcy and Strong Funeral Home, officiating the service was sister Rosetta Roberts with the burial following at the Lee Sizemore Family Cemetery on White Oak. The Searcy and Strong Funeral Home was in charge of all arrangements. Booneville Sentinel August 25, 2011.

 

Sizemore, Linda

Indiana – Linda Sizemore, 56, of 5188 Huber Road, Cedar Grove, Indiana passed away June 17, 2010 at her residence. Linda was born on January 8, 1954 to Virlon and Beulah Sizemore. She was affiliated with the Eastern Avenue Pentecostal Church in Connersville, Indiana. She was a homemaker. She leaves surviving her mother, Beulah Sizemore of Cedar Grove, Indiana and 2 brothers, Bruce Sizemore, Sexton’s Creek, KY and John Sizemore of Cedar Grove, Indiana. Also surviving are 2 sisters, Opal Smith, Harrison, Ohio and Ruth Chad of Brookville, Indiana. Surviving are 6 nieces; Cindy, Kim, Shonda, Dreamia, Annie and Carrie; 2 nephews, Donnie and Jake. She is preceded in death by her father, Virlon Sizemore and 1 brother, Donnie and one sister, Charlotte. Funeral services for Linda Sizemore was held on Monday, June 21, 2010 at the White Harvest Holiness Church with Rev. Lenny Main and Rev. Harry Lloyd officiating. Burial was in the Moore Family Cemetery at Sexton’s Creek, Kentucky. Booneville Sentinel June 23, 2010.

 

Sizemore, Morton Junior

Booneville, KY- Morton Junior Sizemore, age 67, passed away Tuesday, October 6, 2015 at his daughter’s home in Beattyville, KY. Morton was born on December 19, 1947, in the White Oak Community of Booneville, KY, a son to the late Morton and LouBertha Sizemore. He was a farmer, and enjoyed hunting, fishing and singing. He was a member of the New Hope Baptist Church. He is survived by his former wife; Betty Sizemore of Beattyville, KY, 1 son; Jeffary Lee Sizemore of Booneville, KY, 2 daughters; Patricia (Josh) Montgomery of Booneville, KY and Angela (Raymond Morris) Sizemore of Beattyville, KY, 4 sisters; Gracie Turner, Pauline Hurst, Nellie Mae Hobbs and Francis Ann (Sonny) Ratliff all of Booneville, KY, 2 brothers; Hugh Sizemore of Booneville, KY and O.C. Sizemore of Beattyville, KY, 4 grandchildren; Brittany Herald, Derek Sizemore, Allyson Montgomery and Raymond Morris, 4 great-grandchildren; Trenton, Keegan, Jordyn and Emaleigh Herald and many other loving family members and friends. Along with his parents he was preceded in death by 3 brothers; Paul Sizemore, Stanley Sizemore and Roy Sizemore, 3 sisters; Shirley Neal, Joyce Wilder and Lucille Peters. Visitation will be held Thursday, October 8, 2015 from 11:00 AM to 2:00 PM at the Booneville Funeral Home. Funeral services will be held Thursday, October 8, 2015 at 2:00 PM at the Booneville Funeral Home with Rev. Rob Morgan Officiating. The Booneville Funeral Home in charge of arrangements. www.boonevillekyfuneralhome.com 10/08/2015.

 

Sizemore, Scott

Scott Sizemore, age 52 of Harrison, Ohio passed away on July 9, 2016 at his home in Harrison, Ohio. Son of the late Virden Sizemore {*son of Willie & Drucilla “Drewie” Banks Sizemore} and Jean (Bennett) Smith was born on August 24, 1963 in Hamilton, Ohio. Scott graduated as the 1981 Valedictorian of Brookville High School and graduated from Rose-Hulman Institute of Technology in Terre Haute, IN. He worked as an engineer for Texas Instruments. He will be missed by his mother Jean Smith (R.B.) of West Harrison, IN; children, Elizabeth, Natalie & Audrey Sizemore along with his siblings Shannon Vinson (Kevin) of North Bend, OH, Shane Sizemore (Jamie) of West Harrison, IN, and Steve Sizemore (Angie) of West Harrison, IN. Visitation is Thursday, July 14, 2016 at 10:00am until time of funeral services at 12:00 noon, all at Jackman Kercheval Meyers Funeral Home, Harrison, OH. Pastor Chuck McMahan officiating. Burial will follow in Maple Grove Cemetery, Brookville, IN. Memorials may be given to Smyrna Baptist Church c/o the funeral home.

 

Sizemore, Toledo Moore

Booneville, KY – Toledo Sizemore, 78, of Route 2, passed away January 21, 2009 at the Kentucky River Medical Center in Jackson, KY after a long illness. She was a homemaker and a member of the Pentecostal Church. She was born on March 5, 1930, in Owsley County to the late Sam and Lillie McGeorge Moore. She is survived by her husband, Lee Sizemore, a son, James (& Cora) Sizemore, all of Booneville, KY; a daughter, Lillie Sizemore of Connersville, IN; six grandchildren; nine great grandchildren; four sisters, Beulah Sizemore, Cedar Grove, IN, Grace McDaniel and Mary M. Gabbard, both of Booneville, KY and Virgie Sandlin, OH; two brothers, Daniel Boone Moore, OH and Pamer Moore, also of OH. She was preceded in death by her parents; two sons, Charley and Howell Sizemore; a brother, Bruce Moore; and two sisters, Geneva Gilbert and Sarah Jane Robertson. Visitation was held on Friday evening, January 23, 2009, at the Searcy and Strong Funeral Home. Funeral services were held on Saturday, January, 24, 2009 at 1:00 p.m. at the funeral home with Rev. Lenny Jones officiating. Burial in the Lee Sizemore Family Cemetery with Searcy and Strong Funeral home in charge of arrangements. Pallbearers were: Curtis Sizemore, David Sizemore, Sammy Sizemore, Jason Howard, Henry Gabbard, Alex Smith, Brandon Robertson, Ronnie Petry and Fess Robertson. Booneville Sentinel January 28, 2009.

 

Sizemore, Colonel T. C.

Colonel T. C. Sizemore, age 94 of Manchester departed this life on Saturday, December 26, 2015 at the Laurel Creek Health Care Center. He was born on Tuesday, March 8, 1921 in Clay County, Kentucky to Carlo L. and Allie Jackson Sizemore. He was a newspaper editor in Booneville, Hyde, Jamestown and Manchester, he was a former Sheriff of Clay County, and was a veteran of the United States Army Airforce and United States Academy. He leaves to mourn his passing his son: Thomas Sizemore of Nashville, Tennessee, 3 grandchildren: Daniel, Anthony, and Lelah Sizemore, several nieces and nephews including: special niece: Carolyn Smith, Phyllis Allen, Cecil Ray Martin, Bobbie Monopole, Daisy Bishop, Ray Lewis, Dewey Lewis, Larry, David, Michael Sayers, Shirley Sizemore, Linda and Betty Jo, Eva, Arthur, Ernest, and David Earl Sizemore, and his brother: Martin Curtis Sizemore of Crestview Hills, Kentucky. He is preceded in death by his parents: Carlo L. and Allie Sizemore, his son: Tim Sizemore, and these siblings: Edison, Shelby, Thelma, Vicie, Ford, Opal, and Lillie. Funeral Services for Colonel T. C. Sizemore will be conducted on Thursday, December 31 at 11 AM at the Rominger Funeral Home Chapel. Bro. William Hugh Hudson will be officiating. Burial will follow in the Smith Cemetery in the Asher’s Fork Community. Visitation will be held on Wednesday evening after 6 PM at the Rominger Funeral Home Chapel. http://romingerfuneralhome.com 12/31/2015.

 

Sizemore, William

Booneville, KY William Sizemore, 73, of Cortney Lane in Stanton, Kentucky, passed away after a short illness at the University of Kentucky Medical Center in Lexington, KY on May 6, 2008 after a short illness. He was a member of the Church of Christ and an oil field worker. He was born in Owsley County on December 5, 1934, to the Morton and Hazel Hacker Sizemore. Mr. Sizemore is survived by three sons, Larry Wayne Sizemore and Ricky Sizemore, both of Booneville; two daughters, Sundie Sizemore of Booneville, KY and Gwen Parks of Van Cleve, Kentucky. Also surviving are eight grandchildren and one great grandchild; two brothers, Jimmy Sizemore and Lawrence Sizemore, both of Booneville, KY; and two sisters, Lucy Cook, Booneville, KY and Shelby Baker of Ohio. Visitation was held on Thursday evening, May 8, 2008 at the Searcy and Strong Funeral Home. Funeral services were held at 1:00 p.m., Friday, May 9, 2008 with Rev. Brock L. Kathy officiating. Burial in the Griffith Cemetery, Owsley County with Searcy and Strong Funeral home in charge of arrangements. Booneville Sentinel May 14, 2008.

 

Sizemore, Virlon

Brookville, IN – Virlon Sizemore, age 85, of Brookville, Indiana passed away May 30, 2010 at the Brookville Health Care Center in Brookville, Indiana. He was affiliated with the Eastern Avenue Pentecostal Church in Connersville, IN. He was a retired carpenter by occupation. Virlon was born on June 20, 1924 in Clay County to Drewie and Willie Sizemore. He leaves surviving his wife Beulah Moore Sizemore of Cedar Grove, Indiana and 2 sons, Bruce Sizemore of Sextons Creek, KY and John Sizemore of Cedar Grove, IN. 3 daughters survive, Opal Smith, Harrison, OH, Ruth Shad, Brookville, IN and Linda Sizemore of Cedar Grove, IN. Grandchildren surviving are Cindy, Kim, Shonda, Donnie, Dreamia, Annie, Carrie and Jake. 11 great grandchildren and many nieces and nephews. 2 brothers survive – Lee Sizemore, Booneville, KY and Lyndon Sizemore of Brookville, IN; 2 sisters, Myrtle O’Briant, Pleasant Plains, OH and Betty Joe McQueen of Osgood, IN. Visitation was 6 to 9 p.m. Wednesday evening at Searcy and Strong Funeral Home. Preceded in death by parents and 2 children, Donnie and Charlotte Sizemore. Booneville Sentinel June 9, 2010.

 

Smallwood, Edna Coots

Booneville, KY- Edna Smallwood, age 82, passed away Saturday, September 19, 2015 at Pikeville Medical Center in Pikeville, KY. Edna was born June 12, 1933 in Hyden, KY to late Estill and Hannah Coots. She was homemaker, and a member of the Queen of all Saints Catholic Church in Booneville, KY. She is survived by 2 daughters; Margaret Smith and Clara Marcum both of Vincent, KY, 1 son; Daniel Combs of Vincent, 1 sister; Lula Faye Lewis of Hyden, KY, 5 grandchildren, 2 great-grandchildren and many other loving family members and friends. Along with her parents, Edna was preceded in death by her husband; Steve Smallwood, 3 brothers and 1 sister. No funeral services have been scheduled at this time. The Booneville Funeral Home in charge of arrangements. www.boonevillekyfuneralhome.com. 09/21/2015.

 

Smallwood, Lucy Wilson

Mrs. Lucy Wilson Smallwood, 76, passed away November 21, 2015 at her residence in Louisville, KY, following a long illness. She was born July 4,1939 in Owsley County, KY, was the daughter of the late Lyndon C. & Lizzie Bowman Wilson, was the wife of Ronnie Smallwood, was a retired manager of a convenient store and attended the Baptist Church. Mrs. Smallwood is survived by her husband: Mr. Ronnie Smallwood of Louisville, KY, one brother: Mr. Tommy Wilson and wife Diane of Booneville, KY, one sister: Mrs. Christine Wilson Campbell of Waynesburg, KY and several nieces, nephews, relatives and friends. Funeral services for Mrs. Smallwood were held Friday, November 27, 2015 at 11:00 AM with visitation on Thursday evening from 6:00 to 9:00 PM at the Searcy and Strong Funeral home, officiating the services were the Rev. Harold Becknell with the burial following at the Wilson Family Cemetery at Sturgeon in Owsley County. The Searcy and Strong Funeral Home was in charge of all arrangements. Booneville Sentinel 12/03/2015.

 

Smart, Velma Gabbard

Lexington, KY–Velma Gabbard Smart, age 74, widow of Jessie Smart, passed away on Thursday, September 9, 2016 at her residence in Lexington, KY. Velma was born in Booneville, KY, on December 9, 1941, a daughter of the late Clyde and Lucy McIntosh Gabbard. She was a member of the Cow Creek Presbyterian Church and had been employed in retail sales as a sales clerk for many years for McApins and Dillards. She loved doing volunteer work for her church and schools, enjoyed UK sports and playing bingo. She is survived by her son and daughter in law; Greggory and Julie Gabbard of Independence, KY, 1 sister; Verna (David) Harvey of Lexington, KY, 2 brothers; Claude (Carol) Gabbard of Lexington, KY, and Bob (Phyllis) Gabbard of Nicholasville, KY, 4 grandchildren; Travis, Trent , Morgan and Brady and a host of other relatives and friends. Velma was preceded in death by her parents; Clyde and Lucy Gabbard and her husband, Jessie Smart. Funeral Services will be held at the Booneville Funeral Home, Booneville, KY at 2:30PM on Sunday, September 11, 2016 with Pastors Terry Sandlin officiating. Visitation will be held Sunday, September 11, 2016 from 12:30 to 2:30 PM at the funeral home. Velma will be laid to rest in the Cow Creek Presbyterian Church Cemetery located in Booneville, KY. The Booneville Funeral Home is in charge of all arrangements. www.boonevillekyfuneralhome.com. 09/11/2016.

 

Smith, Asbury

Booneville, KY – Asbury Smith, age 70, husband of Marie Smith, passed away Friday, November 27, 2009, at the St. Joseph Hospital in Lexington, KY. Asbury was born in Owsley County, KY on February 22, 1939, to the late Nelson and Mae Burton Smith. He was a self employed masonry and carpenter, attended the Pentecostal Church of God, and a lifetime resident of Owsley County. He also was known as the “Exterminator” by his CB buddies. Along with his wife of 38 years, he is survived by two sons, Ronald Curtis (& Kimberly) Smith of Owenton, KY and Brian Scott (& Rhonda) Smith of Booneville, KY; a daughter, Carla Dunwiddle of Anderson, IN; eight grandchildren; and two great grandchildren. Other survivors include two brothers, Paul Smith of Owenton, KY and Roger Dale Smith of Booneville, KY; two sisters, Marie Hall and Bonnie Keith, both of Owenton, KY; and a host of nieces, nephews, relatives and friends. Besides his parents, he was preceded in death by a son, Barry Wayne Smith; a daughter, Teresa Lynn Smith; four brothers, Harvey, Steve, Nelson, and Larry Smith; and a sister, Opal Hall. Funeral services will be Tuesday, December 1, 2009, 11:00 a.m., at the Booneville Funeral Home, with Pastor Curt Smith officiating. Visitation Monday evening, at the funeral home from 6:00 – 9:00 p.m. Interment at the Cow Creek Presbyterian Church Cemetery, Cow Creek, with the Booneville Funeral Home in charge of arrangements. Pallbearers: Conley Baker, Conley Baker, Jr., David Smith, Gary Deaton, Chris Smith, Robert Streine and Scott Smith. Booneville Sentinel December 2, 2009.

 

Smith-Morris, Adeline Abner

SMITH-MORRIS, Adeline (nee Abner) age 79 of Lebanon, Ohio passed peacefully Sunday, November 10, 2013 at Kindred Nursing & Rehab (formerly known as Lebanon Country Manor) with her family by her side. Born June 17, 1934 in Owsley County, Kentucky, Adeline was the daughter of Sidney and Roberta (Gabbard) Abner and was a loving and devoted wife, mother and grandmother. Adeline was a retired inspector with the Monsanto Company in Sharonville and a member of the Bethany Baptist Church in Clarksville, Ohio. Preceded in death by her parents, first husband Elmer Eugene Smith, sister Rosalee Baker and sister-in-law Phyllis HInes; Adeline leaves behind her loving husband Kenneth Morris of Lebanon, Ohio; son Kenneth Eugene (Lavonne) Smith of Wilmington, Ohio; three grandchildren and seven great-grandchildren. Receiving of friends will be held Wednesday evening November 13, 2013 from 5:00pm until 7:00pm at the Stine Kilburn Funeral Home. Funeral services will be held at the funeral home Thursday, November 14, 2013 at 11:00am with interment to follow in the Deerfield Cemetery, South Lebanon, Ohio. www.stinekilburnfuneralhome.com 11/12/13.

 

Smith, Betty Ann Howell Keeton

Betty Ann Keeton Smith age 80, of Middletown, Ohio, passed away Sunday, August 4, 2013 at her residence. She was born July 9, 1933 in Booneville, Kentucky and moved to Middletown in 1969. She had been employed as a custodian at Centerville Schools and self employed as a residential housekeeper. Betty was also a homemaker and mother and loved her family very much. She was a member of the Franklin V.F.W. Women's Auxiliary and the Women's Auxiliary of the Middletown Moose Lodge. Preceding her in death were her parents, James and Edna (Moore) Howell; husband, Charles N. Smith in 2000; one son, Larry D. Keeton; two daughters, Linda G. Keeton Rose and Helen J. Keeton Slezak; one son-in-law, Eugene Poe; two grandsons, Scott Otis and Wesley Adkins; one brother, Fred Howell; and one sister, Mary Jo Sumner. She is survived by six children, Carolyn S. Poe, Judy Lang, husband Robert, Barbara Amburgey, husband Rockie, Bonnie Hughes, husband Carl, Jerry Keeton, wife Lisa, and Timothy Keeton, wife Lisa Hammer; 16 grandchildren; 65 great grandchildren; 14 great-great grandchildren; and many nieces and nephews. Visitation will be Friday, August 9, 2013 from 6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. at the Herr-Riggs Funeral Home, 210 S. Main St., Middletown. Funeral services will be Saturday, August 10, 2013 at 11:00 a.m. at the funeral home with Pastor Roy Moore and Wanda Begley officiating. Interment will be at Woodside Cemetery, Middletown, Ohio. Arrangements by Herr-Riggs Funeral Home, 210 S. Main St., Middletown. www.legacy.com/obituaries/hamilton/obituary 08/05/13.

 

Smith, Betty Tirey

Booneville, KY – Mrs. Betty Smith, 74, passed away on Sunday, August 3, 2008, at the Owsley County Health Care Center. She was born July 9, 1934, in Lee County, KY to the late Pres and Lucy Burns Tirey. She was a member of the Royal Oak Baptist Church and the Eastern Star. She also was a homemaker and a loving mother and grandmother. She is survived by her four children, Kenneth (& Joyce) Smith of Morrow, OH, Gary (& Brenda) Smith of Booneville, KY, Betty Elaine (& Johnny) Long of Hindman, KY, and Peggy Smith of Booneville, KY; four grandchildren, Ammie (& Matt) Kennedy of Middletown, OH, Cassandra (& Travis) Sizemore of Whitesburg, KY^, Rodney (& Melissa) Smith of Booneville, KY, and Angie Smith of Lebanon, OH; eight great grandchildren, Kendra, Rachel, Marissa, Trent, Samantha, Olivia, Kenny and Jenny; and a host of other relatives and friends. Along with her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Lawrence Everett Smith; a daughter, Sandra Kay Smith; and three brothers, Sam, Bill, and Bob Tirey. Funeral services held Tuesday, August 5, 2008,at 11:00 a.m. at the Booneville Funeral Home with Brother Bill Walton officiating. Visitation held on Monday evening at the funeral home from 6:00 – 9:00 p.m. Burial in the Smith Family Cemetery on Sturgeon with the Booneville Funeral Home in charge of arrangements. Booneville Sentinel August 6, 2008.

 

Smith, Billy

Booneville, KY – Billy Smith, age 66, husband of Audrey (Brandenburg) Smith, passed away Monday, February 27, 2012 due to injuries sustained from an automobile accident in Vincent, KY. Billy was born in Booneville, Owsley County, KY on January 24, 1946, a son of the late Elmo and Martha (Stepp) Smith. He was a former landscape employee for the Hillenmyer Nursery in Lexington, KY, and a member of the Royal Oak Baptist Church located in the Sturgeon Community of Owsley County. He is survived by his loving wife of 14 years, 1 son; Steven (Mary) Smith of Frankfort, KY, 1 step-son; Gary (Robin) Neeley of Richmond, KY, 1 step-daughter; Tammy (David) Roberts of Beattyville, KY, 3 brothers; Ronnie (Carolyn) Smith of Booneville, KY, Gary (Lisa) Smith of Cincinnati, OH, and Michael Creech of Irvine, KY, 6 sisters; Ruby (Darrell) Dooley, Sue (Irvin) Baker, Phyllis (Coy) Oliver, Bonnie (Dale) Scarborough all of Booneville, KY, Carol (Russell) Roberts of Irvine, KY, and Teresa Creech of New York, 3 grandchildren; Taylor and Drew Roberts, and Rebecca Smith, along with many other loving family members and friends. Billy was preceded in death by his parents, and 1 sister; Brenda Seale. Funeral Services will be held at the Booneville Funeral Home, Booneville, KY at 1:00 PM on Thursday, March 1, 2012 with Pastor Bill Walton officiating. Visitation will be held Thursday, March 1, 2012 from 11:00 AM until time of service at the Booneville Funeral Home, Booneville, KY. Billy will be laid to rest in the Tackett-Gabbard Cemetery located in the Travellers Rest community of Owsley County. To leave the family a special message visit www.boonevillekyfuneralhome.com. The Booneville Funeral Home in charge of all arrangements. Pallbearers will be, Scott Tirey, David Roberts, Alex Neeley, Brian Dooley, Michael Dooley, and Gary Neeley. In Lieu of flowers the family requests that all donations be made to the Royal Oak Baptist Church. www.boonevillekyfuneralhome.com 03/02/12

 

Smith, Conley

Conley Smith, age 83, of Lebanon, Ohio passed away on Thursday, November 15, 2007 at his home. He was born on June 6, 1924 in Owsley County, Kentucky the son of George and Lillie Smith. He retired in 1986 from General Motors. He was preceded in death by his parents; wife, Myrtle Smith in 1974; a son, Roger Dale Smith; and three brothers, Wesley, Oakley and Ralph. He was a loving father to son, Gary Lee Smith and daughter, Conice Smith. He also leaves a brother, Brown Smith; and 10 grandchildren, Donny Ray Richardson, David Richardson, Shawn Richardson, Kenneth Richardson, Andrew Richardson, Belinda Moore, Jackie Jenkins, Angela Smith, Michelle Smith, Gary Lee Smith; and 13 great grandchildren. He is gone but never forgotten. Funeral services will be at 2:00pm on Monday, November 19, 2007 at the Anderson Funeral Home, 40 North Main Street, Springboro, Ohio with Reverend Don Clarkson officiating. Burial will be in Springboro Cemetery. Visitation will be on Monday from 1:00pm until time of the service at the funeral home. Please visit www.andersonfuneralhomes.com to share a memory in the family guest book.

 

Smith, Delbert

Delbert Smith, 73, Booneville passed away Wed., July 30, at his residence. He was the son of the late Arch and Doshia (Bowling) Smith. He was also preceded in death by siblings, Roy, Ray, Simon, Claude, Hershell, Mary, Vernie; He is survived by his wife, Roberta Smith; three sons, Marty Smith, Scott (Becky) Smith, Rodney (Rachelle) Smith; two daughters, Jaydine (JR) Stamper, Kacey Smith; one sister, Louise Jackson; eleven grandchildren, Kevin, Karissa, Kyle, Kristin, MJ, Taylor, Macey, Jeremy, Dylan, Brayden, Hannah; host of nephews and nieces. http://thebreathittfuneralhome.com 08/01/2014.

 

Smith, Dempsey

Waco, KY – Dempsey Smith, 71, formerly of Clay County, husband of Nadeen Gabbard Smith, passed away Monday, January 2, 2006, at the VA Medical Center at Lexington, Kentucky. He was born in Manchester, Kentucky on April 2, 1934 to the late Evan and Fannie Middletown Smith. He served in the U. S. Army, was a self-employed carpenter, a former guard for the Army Depot, and attended the Baptist Church. Along with his wife of 25 years, he is survived by a son, Dempsey Dewayne (& Crystal) Smith of Richmond, Kentucky; and three grandchildren, DeEtta Cheyenne Smith, Kyle Chandler Smith and Tyler Brent Carmack. He is also survived by a brother, Estill Smith of Booneville, Kentucky; four sisters, Desi Barrett of South Lebanon, Ohio, Pauline Smith of Dayton, Ohio, Shirley Sanders of Louisville, Kentucky and Bonnie Smith of Cape Coral, Florida; and a host of relatives and friends. Besides his parents, he was preceded in death by two brothers, Godron and Ronnie Smith. Funeral services, along with Military Rites by the Three Forks Post # 11296 VFW, held on January 5, 2006 at 2:00 p.m. at the Booneville Funeral Home with the Rev. Harold Becknell officiating. Visitation on Wednesday evening from 6:00 – 9:00 p.m. at the funeral home. Burial in the Pleasant Grove Cemetery, Booneville, Kentucky. Booneville Funeral Home in charge of arrangements. Pallbearers were Thurman and Glenn Smith, Tyler Carmack, Terry Johnson, Elwood Sizemore and Mike Thomas. Booneville Sentinel January 12, 2006.

 

Smith, Dessie Mae Hunter

Dessie Mae Smith, age 89, of Brookville, passed away Sunday, January 5, 2013 at her residence. She was born on March 18, 1924 to Rev. Roscoe and Margaret Hunter. She married John Smith on December 28, 1944 in Burning Springs, Kentucky and he preceded her in death on August 10, 2002. Left to honor Dessie's memory is son, Gary Smith of Batesville, daughters, Pamela S. Rose of Houston, TX, and Lisa Gail Smith of Brookville; 6 grandchildren, 2 great grandchildren; and sister Mary Robbins of Hamilton, OH. Besides her parents and husband, she was preceded in death by son, Larry Lee Smith and sister, Audrey Ward. Visitation for friends and family will be from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m., Friday, January 10, 2013 at Cook Funeral Home, 929 Main Street, Brookville. The service, officiated by Pastor Freddie Helton of Everton Southern Baptist Church is at 1 p.m. Burial will follow in Everton Community Cemetery. Personal condolences can be left for the family at www.cookfuneral.com

 

Smith, Easton Ryder

Booneville, KY- Easton Ryder Smith, age 2, son of Michael Todd Smith and Kassandra McKinney passed away Saturday, December 13, 2014 at the University of Kentucky Children’s Hospital in Lexington, KY. Easton was born in Richmond, KY on September 01, 2012. He loved the outdoors, animals and four-wheelers. Along with his parents, Michael Todd and Kassandra he is survived by his grandparents; Carl McKinney, Lesa McKinney, Carl Jr. Smith and Peggy Reed all of Booneville, KY, 3 aunts, 2 uncles and many other loving family members and friends. Funeral services will be held Wednesday, December 17, 2014 at 2:00 PM and the Booneville Funeral Home with Pastor Rob Morgan officiating. Visitation will be held Wednesday, December 17, 2014 from 12:00 PM to 2:00 PM also at the Booneville Funeral Home. He will be laid to rest in the Essau-Gabbard Cemetery in the Indian Creek community of Booneville, KY. The Booneville Funeral Home in charge of arrangements. www.boonevillekyfuneralhome.com 12/16/2014.

 

Smith, Estill

Booneville, KY- Estill Smith, age 78, passed away Sunday, December 28, 2014 at the Southern Ohio Medical Center in Portsmouth, Ohio. Estill was born in Oneida, Clay County, KY on January 22, 1936, a son to the late Evan and Fannie (Milton) Smith. He was a retired farmer and enjoyed watching the WLJC television station. He is survived by 3 sons; Glen (Hilda) Smith, Thurman (Tammy) Smith and Carl Ray Smith all of Booneville, KY, 1 daughter; Geneva Johnson of London, KY, 2 sisters; Bonnie Smith of Cape Coral, FL, and Shirley Smith of Louisville, KY, 6 grandchildren, E.J. Smith, Adam Carmack, Tyler Carmack, Lacrecia Debord, Rosie Debord, and Luke Bennett, 7 great grandchildren; Noah, Brody, Mason, Kolby, Cash Weston, Adriana, and Arianna, along with a host of other family members and friends. He was preceded in death by his parents, 1 daughter; Marlene Smith, 1 grandson; Joshua Glen Smith. Funeral Services will be held Wednesday, December 31, 2014 at 2:00 PM at the Booneville Funeral Home with Pastor Joe Himes officiating. Visitation will be held Wednesday, December 31, 2014 from 1:00 M until time of Service at the Booneville Funeral Home. Estill will be laid to rest in the Strong Family Cemetery located in Green Hall Community of Owsley County. The Booneville Funeral Home in charge of arrangements. http://www.boonevillekyfuneralhome.com 01/01/2015.

 

Smith, Gary Lee

Westmoreland, TN – Gary Lee Smith, 51, formerly of Owsley County, KY passed away Tuesday, October 16, 2007, at Sumner Regional Medical Center in Galiatin, TN. Gary was born September 7, 1956, in Lee County, KY, to Mildred Osborne Smith and the late Harvey Smith. He was a former maintenance worker for the State Department of Highways. Along with his mother, he is survived by a son, Daniel Wayne Smith of Lexington, KY; two brothers, Earl Gene Cole and Harvey Smith, Jr., both of Booneville, KY; and a sister, Lisa Ann (& Jeff) Riley of Booneville, KY; a grandson, Trevor Scott Smith; a nephew, Jeffery Scott; a niece, Lea Paige; and a host of relatives and friends. Besides his father, he was preceded in death by his maternal and paternal grandparents, Willie and Maude Smith Osborne and Sam and Charity Smith, and a nephew, Michael Gene Cole. Funeral services were Saturday, October 20, 2007, at 3:00 p.m., at the Booneville Funeral Home, with Brother Terry Sandlin officiating. Visitation held on Friday evening, 6:00 – 9:00 p.m. at the funeral home. Burial in the Shepherd Memorial Cemetery at Booneville with the Booneville Funeral Home in charge of arrangements. Booneville Sentinel October 25, 2007.

 

Smith, Henry Clay

Mr. Henry Clay Smith, 77, passed away January 23, 2012 at his residence following a brief illness. He was born March 2, 1934 in Owsley County, KY, was the son of the late Sam and Charity Smith, was the husband of Marie Chandler Smith, was a carpenter & farmer and was a member of the United Baptist Church. Mr. Smith is survived by his wife: Mrs. Marie Smith of Booneville, KY; two sons, Mr. Wendell Smith and wife Shirley of Campton, KY and Mr. Kendall Smith of Booneville, KY; one daughter: Mrs. Debra Smith and husband Fred of Breathitt County, KY; one grandson: Mr. Wendell Jr. Smith and wife Hope of Booneville, KY; two grand-daughters: Mrs. Ashley Sandlin and husband Bobby and Ms. Whitney Smith all of Breathitt County, KY; and three great grand-daughters: Ms Allie Smith and Ms. Carly Smith of Booneville, KY; and Ms. Mackenzie Sandlin of Breathitt County, KY. Also there are four sisters: Mrs. Marie Sebastian and husband Preston and Mrs. Dovie Roberts and husband Dale all of Booneville, KY; Mrs. Edna Mae Frost of Newport, KY and Mrs. Margaret Gilbert of Aurora, IN, also there is a host of relatives and friends. He was preceded in death by his parents: Sam and Charity Smith, three brothers: Harvey, Irvin and Wilson Smith and two sisters: Eva Baker and Lizzie Lee Sebastian. Funeral services for Mr. Smith were held Thursday, January 26, 2012 at 11:00 a.m. at the Cow Creek Presbyterian Church with visitation on Wednesday evening from 6 to 9 p.m. at the Searcy and Strong Funeral Home. Officiating the services was the Rev. Joe Powlas with the burial following in the church cemetery, Cow Creek, KY. Pallbearers were: Tim Chandler, Neil Chandler, Sammy Sebastian, Wendall Junior Smith, Bobby Sandlin and friends. The Searcy and Strong Funeral Home was in charge of all arrangements. Booneville Sentinel 02/02/2012.

 

Smith, James E.

Hamilton, OH – James E. Smith, age 60 of 1069 Forest Avenue, Hamilton, Ohio passed away June 17, 2010 at the Hospice of Hamilton, Hamilton, Ohio. He was born April 16, 1950 in Oneida, Kentucky to Virgil and Pauline Smith. James was affiliated with the Baptist Church and a Vietnam Veteran. He was a mechanic by occupation. He leaves surviving his wife, Daisy Caudill Smith of Hamilton, Ohio and 2 daughters; Melissa Smith, Hamilton, Ohio and Melinda (Jason) Mudd of Hamilton, Ohio. Five grandchildren survive; Shelbi, Monica, Dakota, Jayden and Olivia. Several nieces and nephews. One brother and one sister, Marvin Smith of Fairfield, Ohio and Karen Tackett of Hamilton, Ohio. James was preceded in death by his parents, Virgil and Pauline Smith and one sister, Judy Smith, Grandfather Green and Grandmother Ellen. Funeral services were held Tuesday, June 22, 2010 at Searcy and Strong Funeral Home with Rev. Virgil Herald officiating. Pallbearers were Marvin Smith, Kevin Smith, Bobby Couch, Max Couch, Jason Mudd, Ronnie Smiley Moore, Cody Winsted and Jayden Mudd. Burial was in the Green Smith Cemetery. Searcy and Strong Funeral Home in charge of arrangements. Booneville Sentinel June 23, 2010.

 

Smith, Joby

Booneville, KY – Joby Smith, 68, Owsley County Health Care Center, formerly of Cow Creek, passed away on April 13, 2008 after a long illness. He was a member of the Cow Creek Pentecostal Church and he was disabled. He was born in Owsley County on June 17, 1939, to Johnny and Ann Smith. He is survived by his wife, Roberta Turner Smith, Booneville, KY; two sons, Roy (& Daisy) Smith, Booneville, Ottis (& Kathy) Smith, Owenton, KY, four daughters, Juanita (& David) Black, Booneville, Edith (& Joe) Jackson, Jackson, KY, Geraldine (& Ricky) Sebastian and Arbenia Smith, both of Booneville; 12 grandchildren; two half-brothers, Carl Smith and Robert Smith, both of Booneville; two half-sisters, Charity Smith and Cora Mae Adams, both of Booneville. Visitation after 5 p.m., Tuesday evening, April 15, 2008 at the Cow Creek Pentecostal Church. Funeral services at 10:00 a.m., Wednesday, April 16, 2008 at the Cow Creek Pentecostal Church with Rev. Curt Smith officiating. Burial in the Estill McIntosh Cemetery with Searcy and Strong in charge of arrangements. Booneville Sentinel April 23, 2008.

 

Smith, John D.

John D. Smith, 84, of Latonia, passed away Saturday, June 23, 2012 at St. Elizabeth Hospital Edgewood. He was a retired foreman for Jim Beam Distilleries and later worked as a security guard. John was an avid sports fan and followed the Reds, Bengals, and U.K. Basketball. Survivors include his wife Lynn Taylor Smith, daughter Dr. Amy (Rob) Haney of Covington; sons Mike (Terri) Smith of Taylor Mill, Johnny Paul (Sandra) Smith of Walton, and James Vol (Valerie) Smith of Taylor Mill; sisters Carol Ferris and Betty Freudiger, both of Cincinnati, and Linda Price of Texas; brothers Wendell Smith of Texas, Dennis and Bob Smith of Florida; 9 grandchildren and 5 great grandchildren. Visitation 10- 1 PM Friday June 29, with funeral services at 1 PM Friday all at SWINDLER & CURRIN FUNERAL HOME, LATONIA. Graveside services and interment at 1 PM Saturday, June 30, at the Taylor Family Cemetery in Booneville, Kentucky. www.swindler-currinfh.com/JohnSmith.htm 06/28/2012.

 

Smith, Joseph

Booneville, KY – Joseph Smith, age 84, widower of Ruth Ann (Barrett) Smith, passed away Wednesday, October 7, 1009 at the Marcum Wallace Hospital in Irvine, KY. Joseph was born in Owsley County, KY, on June 3, 1925 to the late Allen and Martha (Jackson) Smith. He was a former coal miner, farmer and attended the Sugar Camp Baptist Church in Booneville, KY. He is survived by one son, William Joe (& Teresa) Smith of Booneville, KY; three daughters, Nevelyn (& Veryl) Brandenburg, Lisa Gayle (& Jim) DeBord both of Booneville, KY and Judy Marie (& Robert) Thomas of Beattyville, KY; 10 grandchildren; 16 great grandchildren, and a host of other relatives and friends. Beside his parents, and his wife, he was preceded in death by four brothers and five sisters. Funeral services were Sunday, October 11, 2009 at 2:00 pm at the Booneville Funeral Home, with Pastor Tim Charlton officiating. The interment was at the Pleasant Grove Cemetery in Booneville, KY with the Booneville Funeral Home in charge of arrangements. Pallbearers were Brandon DeBord, Stephen, Jason and Robert Smith and Joseph Todd and Matthew Little. Booneville Sentinel October 14, 2009.

 

Smith, Joshua

Booneville, KY – Joshua Smith, age 31; passed away on Wednesday, October 22, 2014 in London KY. Josh was born in Richmond, KY on April 13, 1983, the son of Glen (Hilda) Smith and Debbie (David) Hacker. He was self-employed as a handyman and was a member of the Scoville Church of God in Booneville, KY. He loved being outdoors 4-wheeling, fishing and hunting and spending time with his boys. He is survived by 3 sons; Mason Cory Smith, Kolby Michael Glen Smith and Cash Wesson Smith all of Booneville, KY, 2 sisters; LaCrecia Debord and Adrine Rosie Debord of Booneville, KY, 1 brother, Kyle Baker of Beattyville. KY, and grandparents Nadeen and Estill Smith and Eudella Carmack, along with a host of relatives and friends. Josh was preceded in death by his grandfather, Gary Lovings. Funeral Services will be held at the Booneville Funeral Home, Booneville, KY at 2:00PM on Saturday, October 25, 2014 with Pastor Joe Himes officiating. Visitation will be held Saturday, October 25, 2014 from 12:00PM-2:00PM at the funeral home. Josh will be laid to rest in the Pleasant Grove Cemetery located in the Pebworth Community of Owsley County , KY. www.boonevillekyfuneralhome.com 10/26/2014

 

Smith, Loston

Booneville, KY – Loston Smith, 67, of South Fork Retirement Center, passed away at his residence, Apt. 2, on Monday, February 7, 2005. He was born in Owsley County, Kentucky on November 7, 1937 to the late Sam Smith and Mattie Rice Smith. He was disabled. He is survived by a son, Chris Smith and a grandson, Jordan Smith, both of Booneville; a brother, Kenley Smith of Booneville; two sisters, Ruth Winn of Booneville, Kentucky and Rita Parman of London, Kentucky. He was preceded in death by a son, Jackie Smith; two brothers; two sisters, three half-brothers and a half-sister. Funeral services were held on Friday, February 11, 2005, 1:00 p.m. at the Searcy and Strong Funeral Home with Rev. Landon McDaniel officiating. Visitation was held on Thursday evening at the funeral home, from 6-9:00 p.m. Burial at the Nancy Smith Cemetery. Pallbearers were Cecil Marshall, Brian Marshall, David Smith, Chuck Smith, Scotty Davidson and Wayne Neeley. Booneville Sentinel February 17, 2005.

 

Smith, Lucy Mae Schwab

Mrs. Lucy Mae Smith, age 80, passed away on June 22nd, 2014 at the Baptist Health Hospital of Lexington, KY following a sudden illness. She was born on May 21st, 1934 in Cincinnati, OH, was the daughter of the late Robert and Emma Gutzwiller Schwab, was the widow of James C. Smith and was a homemaker. Mrs. Smith is survived by two daughters; Ms. Nicole Elizabeth Smith of Booneville, KY and Ms. Donna Bishop of Cincinnati, OH, one granddaughter; Mrs. Crystal Schmuelling and one great grandson; Mr. Kristopher Hucker of Cincinnati, OH. Also surviving are two brothers; Mr. Paul Schwab and wife Flo of Cincinnati, OH and Mr. Francis Schwab and wife Teresa of Sunman, IN, one sister; Mrs. Anna Mae Kocher of Sunman, IN and several nieces, nephews, relatives and friends. Funeral services for Mrs. Smith were held on Saturday, June 28th, 2014 at 1:00 pm with the visitation on Friday evening from 6:00 to 8:00 pm, all at the Searcy and Strong Funeral Home in Booneville, KY. Officiating the services was the Rev. Kevin Baker with the burial following in the Griffith Cemetery in Owsley County, KY. The Searcy and Strong Funeral Home was in charge of all arrangements. Booneville Sentinel 07/03/2014.

 

Smith, Mae Day

Mae (nee Day) Smith age 92 of Lebanon, Ohio passed peacefully Monday, April 22, 2013. Born March 30, 1921 in Booneville, Kentucky, Mae was the daughter of Minter and Grace (Stacey) Day. Mae had lived in the Warren County area since 1941 and was a 50 year member of the Sycamore Presbyterian Church. Mae and her late husband Russell T. Smith owned and operated the Sycamore Sales & Service in Mason for more than 30 years and she had also worked for the Crosley Corporation for several years. Mae was a 15 year member of the Warren County Metropolitan Authority and was one of the original organizers of the Warren County Board of MRDD. Preceded in death by her parents, husband Russell T. Smith, sisters Margaret Garrett and Mammie Roberts; Mae leaves behind her sons Robert and Russell Smith of Lebanon, Ohio, grandson Joshua Russell Smith of Monroe, Ohio and a host of other family members and friends. Friends may call on the family Friday, April 26, 2013 from 12:00pm until 1:00pm at the Stine Kilburn Funeral Home. Funeral services will be held at 1:00pm at the funeral home with Reverend Ted Kalsbeck officiating. Burial will follow in the Rose Hill Cemetery, Mason, Ohio. www.stinekilburnfuneralhome.com 04/24/2013.

 

Smith, Marilyn Lovings

Mrs. Marilyn Lovings Smith, age 52, passed away December 24th, 2013 at St. Joseph Hospital in Lexington, KY following a long illness. She was born July 17th 1961 in Madison Co., KY. She was the daughter of the late Gary Ray Lovings and Eudella Barrett Carmack, was a store clerk and homemaker and was a member of the Pentecostal Church. Marilyn is survived by two sons: Mr. Michael Curtis Smith of Georgetown, KY and Mr. Robert Andrew Smith of Winchester, KY, her mother: Mrs. Eudella Carmack of Booneville, KY, two sisters: Mrs. Debbie Hacker and husband David and Mrs. Kim Riley and husband James all of Booneville, KY, one brother: Mr. Junior Lovings of Columbus, OH and several nieces, nephews, relatives and friends. Funeral services for Mrs. Smith was held Wednesday, January 1st, 2014 at 2:00 p.m. Visitation on Tuesday evening from 6 to 9:00 p.m. all at the Searcy and Strong Funeral Home. Officiating the services was the Rev. Garrett Thomas with the burial following in the Barrett Family Cemetery in Booneville, KY. The Searcy and Strong Funeral Home was in charge of all arrangements. Booneville Sentinel 01/02/2014

 

Smith, Mildred Lee Campbell

Booneville, KY – Mildred Lee Smith, 67, of Riverside Apts., passed away Thursday, January 1, 2009, at her residence. Mildred was born Monday, February 17, 1941, in Owsley County, KY, to the late Hargis and Dora Dean Campbell. She was a 20 year cook for Campbell’s Restaurant at Lerose, KY, a 15 year employee of Ford Motor Company in Michigan, a homemaker and a member of the Fish Creek Baptist Church in Booneville, KY. Survivors include three sons, James Everett, Troy Lee and Tony Smith, all of Booneville, KY; six daughters, Tina Lynn Green, Martha Marie Abner, Angela Carol Phillips and Theresa Lynn Mullins, all of Booneville, KY, Patricia Elaine Neeley of Corbin, KY and Edwyna Mullannix of Georgetown, KY; 21 grandchildren and seven great grandchildren. Also surviving are two brothers; James Campbell of Warsaw, KY and Dennis Campbell of Booneville, KY; two sisters, Bethel Neeley of Booneville, KY and Doris Jean Lee of Lily, KY; and a host of friends and relatives. Along with her parents, she was preceded in death by two husbands, Jerry Neeley and Everett Smith; a sister, Shirley Mae Lagemann; a brother, Clarence Campbell; and a grandson, Daniel Phillips. Funeral services were held on Sunday, January 4, 2009, at 2:00 p.m., at the Booneville Funeral Home with Rev. J. Jamison Brunk, Terry Mathis and Faye Campbell officiating. Visitation held on Saturday evening from 6:00 – 9:00 p.m., at the funeral home. Burial in the Dean/Rice Cemetery, Fish Creek in Owsley County, with the Booneville Funeral Home in charge of arrangements. Booneville Sentinel January 7, 2009.

 

Smith, Paul "Wayne"

Paul “Wayne” Smith, 75, left to be with God on Saturday, February 25, 2012 at the Hospice Compassionate Care Center, Richmond. He was born May 2, 1936 in Owsley County, the only child of the late Cora Mae Peters Smith and Harlan Smith. He graduated from Clarksburg High School and was an US Air Force veteran. On his return, he attended Ball State University in Muncie, Indiana. Wayne was a avid reader, loved to dance and listen to bluegrass music. He was very active with Rose Barn Theatre, acting, building sets and working backstage. He was a carpenter for many years and later served as a security guard. He is survived by his wife, Jean Jackson Schroyer Smith. He had one son, Bryan Wayne Smith and granddaughter, Sasha of Yorktown, IN. He also had four step children; Dr. Andrew “Butch” Schroyer (Charlsey) and their son, Avery, of Lexington, Laura “Lynn” Schroyer Cone (Billy) and his children and grandchildren of Lantana, FL, Jay Schroyer (Pattie Aldridge) of Paint Lick and their daughter, Amy Jennings (Bradley) and their children, Audrey and Aiden of Cartersville, and Carol Schroyer Newhart (Mark) and his son of West Palm Beach, FL. Visitation will be at White Oak Pond Christian Church on Monday, February 27, 2012 from 5:00 – 7:00 p.m. A celebration of life service will be held at the same location on Tuesday, February 28, 2012 at 4:00 p.m. In lieu of flowers, remembrances may be made to White Oak Pond Christian Church, P O Box 2167, Richmond, KY 40476 or to the Hospice Compassionate Care Center, 350 Isaacs Lane, Richmond, KY 40475. www.orpfh.com 02/26/2012.

 

Smith, Pearl Creech

Pearl Smith was born June 10, 1925 in Owsley County and departed this life Friday, January 18, 2008 at the St. Joseph Hospital in Lexington, being 82 years of age. She was the daughter of the late Hubert & Edna (Lynch) Creech. Pearl is survived by six children – Charles Smith of Tyner, KY, Charlotte (Donnie) McCulley of Nicholasville, KY, Elmo Smith of Tyner, KY, Irene Nelson of Upland, IN, Alma Cole of Winchester, KY and Wanda (Mike) Wilson of Booneville, KY. She is also survived by the following brothers and sisters – Bruce Creech and Carlos Creech both of McKee, Sam Creech, Ruth Brown and Virginia Bingham all of Tyner, KY, Charles Creech of Lee County, KY, Edward Creech, Pauline Lawson, Hazel Mullins and Ronnie Creech all of Booneville, KY. Pearl was blessed with 16 grandchildren, 17 great-grand-children and 4 great-great-grandchildren. In addition to her parents, Pearl was also preceded in death by her husband – Edward Smith and by a sister – Helen Strong. Pearl was a member of the Rock Springs Primitive Baptist Church. Funeral service was held 11:00 PM Tuesday, January 22, 2008 at Lakes Funeral Home with Bro. Mickey Wilson and Bro. Dan Barnes officiating. Burial followed in the Smith Cemetery in Tyner, KY. Lakes Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements. Pallbearers were Jason, Eric & Derrick Smith, Brandon Richardson, Kyle Nelson & Josh Wilson. www.lakesfuneralhomemckee.com

 

Smith, Raymond

Raymond Smith was born on July 6th, 1938 in Owsley County, Kentucky, the son of Charlie and Addie Mae Banks Smith who preceded him in death. He was united in marriage to Beatrice Lee Lunsford who also preceded him in death on January 8, 2003. He is survived by three children, Charles William Smith of London, Arvil Lee Smith and Raymond Jeffrey Smith and wife Yvonne of Lily, Kentucky, three sisters, Bonnie Bowles of East Bernstadt, Lettie Hall of Cincinnati, Ohio, and Patty Clouse and husband Don of Mesquite, Texas, five brothers, Boise Smith and wife Bernice of Crab Orchard, Kentucky, Elmer Smith and wife Bernice of Florence, Kentucky, James Smith and wife Sandra and Dowel Smith and wife Carol both of London and Forster “Bimbo” Smith and wife Ailene of Annville, Kentucky, five grandchildren, Jennifer White, Sidney, Kelsay, Keegan, and Harley Smith, three great grandchildren, Destiny, Abijah and Hayden, plus a host of other relatives and friends to mourn his passing. Besides his parents and wife he was also preceded in death by one sister, Martha Lynn Smith and two brothers, Edmond Paul and Jerry Wayne Smith. He was a retired heavy equipment operator and was a member of the Springfield Baptist Church in Bimble, Kentucky. Raymond Smith departed this life on Thursday, May 3rd, 2012 being 73 years, 8 months and 27 days of age. www.bowlingfuneralhome.com 05/07/2012.

 

Smith, Ricky Lee

Booneville – Ricky Lee Smith age 54, and husband of Dana (Combs-Creech) passed away on Saturday November 28, 2015 at the Greg and Noreen Wells Hospice Center in Hazard, KY. Ricky was born January 19, 1961 in Hamilton, Ohio, a son to Eugene and Mary Ruth (Wilson) Smith. He was a farmer, loved being outdoors, gardening and cutting wood preparing for the winter and was a member of the White Harvest Holiness Church. He is survived by his wife and his parents, 1 son; Ricky Lee Smith, Jr. of Richmond, KY, 1 daughter; Nicole Marie Smith of Louisville, KY, 1 stepdaughter; Autumn Paige Combs of London, KY, 4 sisters; Lisa Smith of McKee, KY, Anita Smith of West Harrison, IN, Beverly (Jeff Ertel) Smith and Jackie (Paul) Nussbaum both of Fairfield, OH, 2 grandchildren; Lilly Marie and Daniel Thomas Rossell, along with many other loving family members and friends. Visitation will be held Wednesday, December 2, 2015 from 11:00 AM – 1:00 PM at the Booneville Funeral Home. Funeral Service will be Wednesday, December 2, 2015 at 1:00 PM at the Booneville Funeral Home with Pastor Joe Himes Officiating. Ricky will be laid to rest in the Pleasant Grove Cemetery in Booneville, KY. To leave the family a special message please visit, www.boonevillekyfuneralhome.com. Booneville Funeral Home in charge of arrangements. www.boonevillekyfuneralhome.com. 12/09/2015.

 

Smith, Roberta Turner

Mrs. Roberta Smith, 69, passed away August 18, 2012 at the Owsley County Health Care Center following a long illness. She was born May 10, 1943 in Breathitt County, KY was the daughter of the late Price and Hester Collins Turner, was the widow of Job Smith, was a homemaker and was a member of the Cow Creek Pentecostal Church. Mrs. Smith is survived by two sons: Mr. Roy Smith and wife Daisy of Booneville, KY and Mr. Ottis Smith and wife Kathy of Owenton, KY: four daughters; Mrs. Juanita Black and husband David, Mrs. Edith Jackson and husband Joe, Mrs. Gerladine Sebastian and husband Ricky and Ms. Arbenta Smith all of Booneville, KY: 13 grandchildren and 4 great-grandchildren. Also one sister, Mrs. Nancy Deaton of Middletown, OH. She was preceded in death by her parents: Price and Hester Turner, her husband: Joby Smith, two sisters: Ada Smith and Amanda Turner and one brother: Alfred Turner. Funeral services for Mrs. Smith were held Monday, August 20, 2012 at 2:00 p.m. with visitation on Sunday night all at the Cow Creek Pentecostal Church. Officiating the services was the Rev. Curt Smith with the burial following in the Estill McIntosh Cemetery (Cow Creek, KY). The Searcy and Strong Funeral Home was in charge of all arrangements. Booneville Sentinel 08/23/2012.

 

Smith, Ronnie Scott

Booneville – Ronnie Scott Smith, age 27, husband of Rebecca (Reed) Smith, passed away Tuesday, November 10th, 2009, at the Pikeville Medical Center in Pikeville, KY after a long illness. Ronnie was born in Richmond, KY on July 7, 1982 to Ronnie and Carol Ann (Tipton) Smith. He was a member of the Scoville Church of God. Survivors include his wife, Rebecca; his parents; one brother – Andy Ray Smith of Booneville, KY; one sister – Crystal Taylor of Irvine, KY; maternal grandmother – Katherine Tipton of Irvine, KY and a host of other friends and relatives. A private service was held with Searcy and Strong in charge of arrangements. Booneville Sentinel November 18, 2009.

 

Smith, Roger Dale

Roger Dale Smith, of Booneville, KY. passed away Thursday, March 31 at the Chandler Medical Center in Lexington, KY. at the age of 62. Mr. Smith was born August 20, 1948 in Owsley County, KY. to the late Bud Nelson Smith and Mae Burton Smith. Graveside services for Mr. Smith will be conducted at 2:00 pm Sunday, April 3 at the New Columbus Cemetery, Owen County. www.mcdanielfuneralhome.com

 

Smith, Ruth Ann Barrett

Booneville, KY – Ruth Ann Barrett Smith, 74, wife of Joseph Smith, passed away Friday, October 26, 2007 at her residence. Mrs. Smith was born in Owsley County, KY on July 11, 1933, to the late Lewis and Gracie Moore Barrett. She was a lifetime resident of Owsley County, a homemaker and a member of the Sugar Camp Baptist Church. Along with her husband of 60 years, she is survived by a son, William Joe (& Teresa) Smith of Booneville, KY; three daughters, Nevelyn (& Veryl) Brandenburg, Lisa Gayle (& Jim) DeBord, both of Booneville, KY, and Judy Marie (& Robert) Thomas of Beattyville, KY; 10 grandchildren; and 13 great grandchildren. Also surviving are two sisters, Ruby P. McIntosh of Beattyville, KY and Ollie Baker of Versailles, KY; a brother, Lewis Barrett, Jr., of Booneville, KY; several nieces and nephews; and a host of other relatives and friends. Besides her parents, she was preceded in death by two daughters, Joyce Ann and Margaret Lynn; and two brothers. Funeral services were held Monday, October 29, 2007, at 1:00 p.m. at the Booneville Funeral Home with the Rev. Evertie Moore officiating. Visitation was held Sunday evening from 6:00 to 9:00 p.m. at the funeral home. Interment at Pleasant Grove Cemetery, Booneville, KY with the Booneville Funeral Home in charge of arrangements. Pallbearers were Brandon DeBord, Stephen, Jason and Robert Smith, Joseph Todd and Matthew Little, DeWayne Deaton and Keith Barrett. Booneville Sentinel November 1, 2007.

 

Smith, Savannah Paige

Savannah Paige Smith, 16, of Jeffersonville, died Thursday morning, March 23, 2017 in an automobile accident. She was born October 12, 2000 in Lexington to William "Junior" and Tammy Stamper Smith. Savannah moved to Montgomery County in 2010 from Booneville, she was a sophomore at Montgomery County High School and a member of Living Water Church. Savannah loved all types of music and played trumpet in the various high school bands; jazz, marching, wind ensemble and symphony. She had a big hearted personality, she hurt for others when they hurt. She loved to laugh and also make others laugh as well. Savannah also wanted to experience everything, be a part of everything and volunteered trumpet lessons with younger kids. She will be dearly missed by her family, church family, band family and friends. Survivors include; her parents, William "Junior" Smith, Jr. and Tammy Stamper Smith of Jeffersonville; one sister, Cheyenne Smith of Jeffersonville; paternal grandparents, Wendell and Oneida Stepp of Winchester; maternal grandparents, Larry and Louise Morrison of Jeffersonville; one aunt, Amanda Sain (Dennis) of Mt. Sterling; four cousins, Jasmine Brady of Lexington, Trey Brady of Mt. Sterling, Savannah Sain of Mt. Sterling and Christian Sain of Morehead. She is preceded in death by her grandparents, Dennis and Helen Stamper and Betty Lou Stepp; two uncles, Brandon Morrison and Aaron Stamper. In lieu of flowers, the family request that donations be made to the Montgomery County Band Boosters, PO Box 448, Mt. Sterling, Kentucky 40353. Celebration of Life Memorial service will be Thursday, March 30, 2017 at 7:00PM. Visitation will be prior from 5:00PM to 7:00PM at the Living Water Church. Rev. Larry Morrison and Pastor Grant Cannoy will be officiating. Booneville Sentinel 03/29/2017.

 

Smith, Tina

Jackson, KY- Tina Smith, age 42, passed Friday, March 31,2017 at the Kentucky River Medical Center in Jackson, KY. Tina was born May 19, 1974 in Cincinnati, OH, a daughter to Ernie Gibson, and the late Betty Ruth Sebastian. She was a housewife, and enjoyed coloring and cooking in spare time. Along with her husband; David Smith of Booneville, KY, she is survived by her father; Ernie Gibson of Florida, 2 sons; DJ (Tiffany Barrett) Smith of Booneville, KY, and Sebastian Gipson of Florida, 1 brother Ernie Gipson of Winchester, KY, 1 sister; Kelly Gipson of London, KY, 4 grandchildren; Memphis and Faith Gipson, Trenton Bowling, and Braylyn Sparks, and many other loving family members and friends. She was preceded in death by her mother; Betty Ruth Sebastian. No services have been scheduled at the time. The Booneville Funeral Home in charge of arrangements.

 

Smith, Tori Dawn

Tori Dawn Smith, age 15, of Booneville, KY passed away on Friday, August 26, 2016 at the KY River Medical Center in Jackson, KY. She was born May 11, 2001 in Lexington, KY. She was preceded in death by Maternal grandfather: James Edward Terry. Paternal grandparents: Everett and Mildred Lee Smith. She was a sophomore at Owsley County High School. She is survived by her parents: Tony and “Lizzie Lee” Julie Smith of Booneville, KY. One sister: Terri Lynn Smith of Booneville, KY. Maternal Mamaw: Clarice Terry of Booneville, KY. Funeral services will be held on Tuesday, August 30, 2016 at 1:00 p.m. at Deaton Funeral Home Chapel with Walter Turner officiating. Burial in the Pleasant Grove Cemetery in Booneville, KY. Visitation will begin on Monday at 5:00 p.m. Deaton Funeral Home in charge of arrangements. Pallbearers: Logan Biggs, Logan Reed, Austin Reed, Hunter Mullins, Jeremy Bryd and Joe Hamblin. http://deatonfuneraljackson.com 08/29/2016.

 

Smith, Willard

Willard Smith, age 62 of Booneville, passed away May 7, 2010 of a long illness. He was born February 22, 1948 in Owsley County, Kentucky to Jaliah and Ike Gabbard. He was a pet farmer by occupation. He leaves surviving his wife, Barbara June Mayes Smith of Booneville for 24 years. He also leaves surviving one daughter, Synthia (Brian) O’Dell of Tampa, Florida. Five grandchildren survive and he leaves surviving three sisters, Dorothy Leobeck of Aurora, Indiana, Beulah Herald of Vevay, Indiana and Myrtle Myrtle Butler of Bennenton, Indiana. He is preceded in death by his parents and one brother and wife, Kelly and Outney Smith. Funeral services were held Sunday, May 9, 2010 at the Searcy and Strong Funeral Home with Rev. Tim Charlton officiating. Pallbearers were Ricky Jr. and Josh Sebastian, Ricky and Lucas Mazurik, Billy Bingham and Dale Lewis. Burial followed in the Cow Creek Presbyterian Church Cemetery. Searcy and Strong Funeral Home in charge of arrangements. Booneville Sentinel May 12, 2010.

 

Smith, Zella

Booneville, KY – Zella Baker Smith, 82, widow of Woodrow Smith, passed away Sunday, April 10, 2005 at the Central Baptist Hospital in Lexington, Kentucky. She was born March 2, 1923 in Heidelberg, Kentucky to the late McClellan and Margaret Botner Baker. She was a former homemaker and farmer and a member of the Levi Baptist Church. Survivors include a son, Chuck (& Bobbie) Smith; two daughters, Phyllis (& Bobby) Smith and Connie (& Kermit) Sams, both of Booneville; a brother, Dorsey Baker and a sister, Fern Bowman, both of Booneville. Also surviving are seven grandchildren, Travis ( Carrie), Crystal (& Kevin), Carl Wayne, Scotty, Billy, Tracy and Austin; one great granddaughter and a soon-to-be great granddaughter; and a host of friends and relatives. Along with her parents and her husband, she was preceded in death by a son, James Burns; three brothers, Ervin, Bill and Ray Baker and two sisters, Nell Brandenburg and Lois Lynch. Funeral services were held Wednesday, April 13, 2005 at 1:00 pm at the Booneville Funeral Home with Rev. L. C. Easterling and Pastor Herman Newton officiating. Visitation was held on Tuesday evening at the funeral home, from 6:00 – 9:00 pm. Burial in the Shepherd Memorial Cemetery, Booneville, with the Booneville Funeral Home in charge of arrangements. Pallbearers were Travis Smith, Stephen, Bret and Luke Jackson, Scotty Davidson and Kevin Metcalf. Booneville Sentinel April 14, 2005

 

Smullen, Beulah Mae Venable

Beulah Mae Smullen age 81 of Connersville passed away on Saturday June 7, 2014 at Hickory Creek of Connersville. She was born March 19, 1933 in Owsley County, KY the daughter of the late Hillary Venable and Nettie Strong Venable. She has lived most of her life in Connersville and Florida. Beulah attended the Church of Salvation. She worked at Hills Roses, and at an area nursing home but most of her time was devoted to raising several foster children. She is survived by two daughters, Ginger Smullen of Indianapolis and Kayla Smullen of Indianapolis. She is also survived by a brother Charles R. Venable of Connersville and sisters Mary Josephine Bell, Connersville; Eunice Day & Jim of Connersville; Lourita Abercrombie of Connersville; Wanda Faye Jackson of Connersville; Martha Kay Houlbert & Bill of Florida; and Bessie Johnson & Dick of Dayton. She is also survived by 3 grandchildren. In addition to her parents she is preceded in death by a sister Flora Christine Mays. Funeral services will be conducted at 1:00 P.M. Tuesday at Urban-Winkler Funeral Home with Rev. Phil Marcum officiating. Burial will be in Springersville Cemetery. Friends may visit at the funeral home for one hour prior to services on Tuesday. www.urbanwinklerfuneralhome.com 06/10/2014.

 

Snoddy, Nella Mae Ross

CONNERSVILLE, Ind. - Nella Mae Snoddy, 85, died Saturday, May 29, 2004, at Heritage House of Connersville. Born Sept. 30, 1918, in Owsley County, Ky., the daughter of Will and Ida (Wilson) Ross, she retired in 1976 from International Furniture Co. in Rushville after 28 years. Survivors include her daughters, Beverly Rains, Donna Baker and Helen Sizemore. Her husband, Donald, died in April 1989. Service will be at 2:30 p.m. Wednesday at Urban-Winkler Funeral Home, Connersville, where visitation will be from 12:30- 2:30 p.m. Wednesday. From Richmond, Indiana "Pal-Item 5/29/2004 via Pat W. Ball.

 

Souders, Lela Cornett

Lela Cornett Souders, 91, of Augusta, WV, died on Sunday, November 13, 2011 at Hampshire Memorial Hospital in Romney, WV. Mrs. Souders was born in Owsley County, Kentucky on January 21, 1920, the sixth of ten children born to Sam and Belle Cornett. She went through the 8th grade in a one room school. Graduated from Owsley County High School and attended Eastern Kentucky State University, receiving a BS Degree. During WWII, she became a cadet nurse and received her RN from John Hopkins School of Nursing. She attended the University of Virginia and William and Mary to become certified to teach Earth Science. On April 20, 1946 she married ENC Chalmers R. “Chuck” Souders, a regular Navy man. They became world travelers. Chuck had orders to Guantanamo Bay, Navel base in Cuba, where she taught Science. They stayed there until Chuck received orders to return to the Norfolk Navel Base. She taught Science at Norview Jr. High, Norfolk, VA. Chuck retired in December of 1951 and returned to college to complete his degrees. When he finished, he accepted a job with Philco and went to Japan. She took four years leave of absence from the school system and joined him in Japan. She taught Science at the Johnson Air Force Base. She was there fours years and returned to teach Earth Science at Norview Jr. High School until she retired in April of 1974. They moved to their farm in Hampshire County, WV on May 23, 1975. They became members of the Central United Methodist Church in Loom, WV. Lela and her Honey were never blessed with children of their own, but this only led to them having hundreds of children throughout the world. Lela touched so many young lives thru her teachings. They never forgot her and kept in touch for the duration of her long life. Chuck finished his journey to eternity on March 18, 2003. They had almost 57 happy years together. She remained on the farm until she completed her journey into eternity. She was a strong woman, a loving wife, and a devoted teacher. She was well loved and deeply respected her blessings from God. She will be deeply missed by all that were fortunate to know her. She loved her family and she leaves behind four sister-in-laws, one brother–in-law, many nephews, nieces and their children. Funeral services will be held at the Giffin Funeral Home in Capon Bridge, WV on Saturday, November 19, 2011 at 1:00 PM. Officiating will be Rev. Ronald Bowyer. Entombment will be in the Shenandoah Memorial Park in Winchester, VA. Family will receive friends at the funeral home two hours prior to the service. Memorial contributions may be made to the Central United Methodist Church, HC 71 Box 204, Augusta, WV, 26704. www.giffinfuneralhome.com 11/25/11.

 

Spence, Carolyn Maness

Carolyn Maness Spence, 72, wife of Jack Spence (son of William & Emily Cook Spence), died Dec 30, 2012. She was born Nov 21, 1940 in Lexington to Lula B. Maness and the late Willie Maness. Carolyn loved playing poker, Words With Friends and her family. Survivors other than her husband include, sons, Darren (Terry) Tutt and Jack Spence II; daughters, Lynn Noe and Dana (David) Tankersley; grandchildren, Michael and Matthew Tutt, Amy Carol Tutt, Jonathon Baker, Mary Carol Gribbins, Meagan Snow and Lea Ann Snow; great granddaughter, Elaina Gribbins and five other great grandchildren; sisters, Jo Ann Rabbass, Patricia Maness and Marolyn Adams and brother, James (Gwen) Maness; sisters-in-la-w, Eulene Spence and Lois (Paul) Spence Fry. In addition to her father she was preceded in death by a sister, Sandra Hurley. Funeral services will be 10:30am on Friday, Jan 4, 2013 at Kerr Brothers Funeral Home-Harrodsburg Rd. Burial will follow in Madison County Memorial Gardens in Richmond. Visitation will be from 5-8pm on Thursday at the funeral home. In lieu of flowers contributions can be made to the Salvation Army, 736 West Main Street, Lexington, KY 40508. Pallbearers will be Darren Tutt, Jack Spence II, Michael Tutt, Matthew Tutt, David Tankersley, Jonathan Baker and Shawn Adkins. . www.legacy.com/obituaries/kentucky/obituary . 01/02/2013.

 

Spence, John C.

John C. Spence, age 77 of Beavercreek, passed away Thursday, August 7, 2014. John retired from Harris Graphics and Oakley Blacktop. He was a member of Cornerstone Baptist Church. Preceded in death by his parents Ivan and Bessie Spence and a grandson Bradley Oakley. Survived by his wife of 58 years Linda L. (Harkrader) Spence, daughter Sheila (Thomas) Oakley, 2 sons Mark Spence and Gregory (Kathy) Spence, 6 grandchildren Gregory Spence, Brittany Jackson, Tiffany Clair, Tyler Spence, Kaylee Spence and Brandon Oakley, 9 great grandchildren, and a sister Beatrice (Jim) Wroot. Services 1:00 p.m. Tuesday at Baker-Hazel & Snider Funeral Home 5555 Philadelphia Dr. at N. Main St. by Rev. Jerry Siler. Interment Fairview Cemetery. The family will receive friends Tuesday from 11:00 a.m. until time of services. Memorial Contributions may be made to the Hospice of Dayton in John's memory. www.bakerhazelsnider.com. 08/09/2014.

 

Spence, Myrtle

Myrtle Spence was born October 19, 1927 in Sturgeon, KY and departed this life Wednesday, August 6, 2008 at Royal Manor Nursing Home in Nicholasville, being 79 years of age. She was the daughter of the late George & Emily (Madden) Spence. Myrtle is survived by her niece- Wilma Jean (Thompson) Burns and her husband Luther of Nicholasville, KY; by one great-niece- Pamela Ray Burns Peirce and her husband Douglas; by two great-nephews- Daniel Lee Burns and his wife Andrea and Richard Preston Burns and his wife Paula Jean and by their children. In addition to her parents, Myrtle was also preceded in death by one brother- Fred Herman Spence and by three sisters- Sarah Margaret Spence, Ocie Jane Spence and Dorothy Mae Spence Thompson. Myrtle was a member of the McKee Baptist Church. Funeral service was held 12 Noon Saturday, August 9, 2008 at Lakes Funeral Home with Bro. Kevin Fox officiating. Burial followed in the Spence Cemetery in Owsley County. Lakes Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements. www.lakesfuneralhomemckee.com

 

Spencer, Edward "Ed"

Edward "Ed" Spencer, 85, husband of 27 years to Janet Darland Spencer, died Monday, Feb. 29, 2016, at the Hospice Care Center in Lexington. Born May 9, 1930, in Booneville, KY., he was the son of the late Raymond and Eva Gross Spencer. He was a U.S. Army Veteran of the Korean War and was a retired accountant for Kentucky State Government. Ed was a member of the Harrodsburg Baptist Church and had attended First Baptist Church in Lawrenceburg. Survivors other than his wife include one son Byron (Patty) Spencer and one daughter Angela (Steve) Kidd. One sister Virginia (Dennis) Isaacs, one sister-in-law Evelyn Spencer, two grandchildren, three great grandchildren, one niece and two nephews also survive. Funeral services wereFriday, March 4, 2016, at Alexander & Royalty Funeral Home with Bob Ehr and Wayne Spivey officiating. Burial was in Spring Hill Cemetery with Billy Dunaway, Mike Wainscott, Wayne Richard, Wallace Thompson, David Crawley, Glenn Stewart, Duane Isaacs, and Bart Isaacs serving as pallbearers. Visitation was Friday. Expressions of sympathy may take the form of donations to Harrodsburg Baptist Church, 312 South Main Street, Harrodsburg, Ky. 40330; and/or First Baptist Church of Lawrenceburg, 111 North Main Street, Lawrenceburg, Ky., 40342; and/or Hospice of the Bluegrass, 2312 Alexandria Drive, Lexington, Ky., 40504. http://www.alexanderandroyalty.com. Anderson News (Lawrenceburg, KY) - Wednesday, March 9, 2016

 

Spencer, Henry Potter

Henry Potter Spencer, the husband of Betty Jean Strong Spencer of Athol, Kentucky and the son of the late Herman and Jeanette “Nettie” Stamper Spencer, was born in Chavies, Kentucky on January 18, 1933 and departed this life at his home in Athol on March 1, 2017 at the age of 84 years, 1 month and 11 days. He was a retired auto mechanic; a member of the Pentecostal Church of God; and loved fox hunting, fishing, hunting rabbit, deer and turkey and especially loved cooking for others. In addition to his wife Betty, Mr. Spencer is survived by three daughters, Yvonne Spencer Jett and husband Bennie of Midway, Kentucky, Freda Spencer Bishop and husband A.G. of Booneville, Kentucky, Sonya Spencer Johnson and husband Robert, Jr. of Beattyville, Kentucky; a granddaughter, Sheyenne Grace Spencer Johnson of Beattyville; two sisters, Hilda Judd of Beattyville and Betty Army of Ft. Wayne, Indiana; and a host of other relatives and friends. Mr. Spencer was preceded in death by his parents; two sisters, Inez Stapleton and Wanda Arnold; and two brothers, Eddie Herman Spencer and Richard Palmer.

 

Spencer, James W.

James W. Spencer 83 of Lebanon, died Saturday, January 24, 2015. Born to Preston R. and Flora (nee: Stevens) Spencer on May 29, 1931 in Booneville, KY. James was a Truck Driver for General Motors for 32 years, after retiring in 1982. He was a part of the founding family of the Lebanon Church of God, which he attended for over 50 years, and later attended the Cornerstone Church of God. James was a caring family man, beautiful musician, an A/C & appliance repair man, a pilot and a member of the Lebanon Masonic Lodge. He is preceded in death by his parents, one son, Douglas Alan Spencer, two brothers, CB and JR Spencer and two sisters, Lorraine Hornsby and Eudella Sandlin. James is survived by his wife of 64 years, Delora Jean (nee: Powell) Spencer of Lebanon, one son, Tim (Lori) Spencer of Lebanon, one sister, Anna Lee Wharton of Lebanon, five grandchildren, Janine (Justin) Kilmer, Brittany Spencer, Brandon (Heather) Spencer, Rachel Spencer and Ashton Spencer, and two great-grandchildren, Christian and Kasen Spencer. Visitation will be held on Thursday, January 29th from 11:00AM-1:00PM with a service beginning at 1:00PM all at Oswald-Hoskins Funeral Home, Lebanon. Interment will follow in Lebanon Cemetery. Reverend Orville Robinson and Reverend Rick Smith will officiate. Arrangements made by Oswald- Hoskins Funeral Home. www.hoskinsfh.com 01/27/2015.

 

Spencer, Judy Sebastian

Campton, KY – Judy Sebastian Spencer, 53, formerly of Booneville, Kentucky, beloved wife of John Marion Spencer, loving mother of Jonathan Sebastian Spencer, and loving daughter of Johnie and Ruth Sebastian, departed this life Tuesday, November 20, 2007. She was born in Beattyville, Kentucky on May 17, 1954, to Johnie and Ruth Thompson Sebastian. Judy earned a Bachelors of Science degree from the University of Kentucky in 1982, and she earned a Doctor of Pharmacy degree from the University of Kentucky College of Pharmacy in 1998. She was a member of the Lambda Kappa Sigma sorority and also a member of the National Community Pharmacy Association (NCPA). Her hobbies included painting and sewing, and she was the graphic designer for “Mannah”, which was her second passion. She was also a member of the Cow Creek Presbyterian Church in Booneville. She is survived by her loving husband, John Marion Spencer, of Rogers; one loving son, Jonathan Sebastian Spencer, of Nashville, Tennessee; her loving parents, Johnie and Ruth Thompson Sebastian of Booneville; her paternal grandmother, Rillia Turner Sebastian of Booneville; a brother-in-law, Phillip Spencer and his family of Pine Ridge; and a host of aunts, uncles, and cousins; and special friends, Barbara Murrell, Jackie Stepp, Loris Swango, Garnett Pence, Phil and Gloria Maddox, and all of her co-workers at Campton Discount Drugs. Funeral services were conducted at 1:00 p.m., Saturday, November 24, 2007, at Porter and Son Funeral Directors Chapel, with Rev. Adam Hays, Rev. Joe Powlas, and Rev. David Rule officiating. Burial followed in the Spencer Cemetery, at Quillens Chapel, with funeral arrangements entrusted to Porter and Son Funeral Directors of Campton. Pallbearers were Tracy Sebastian, Donald Spencer, Paul Spencer, Paul Jones, Johnny Ray McIntosh and Steve Creech. Honorary pallbearers were James Murrell, Mike Gibbs, Jim Creech, Gary Noble and Carl Pence. Booneville Sentinel December 6, 2007.

 

Spencer, Lillian Watkins

Beattyville - Lillian (Watkins) Spencer, age 95, widow of Joe Spencer, passed away Friday, July 9th, 2010 at the Kentucky River Medical Center in Jackson, Kentucky. Lillian was born in Breathitt County Kentucky on October 3rd, 1914, the daughter of the late Brack and Molly (Jett) Watkins. She was a home maker and attended the Canyon Falls Evangelical Church in Beattyville, KY. Survivors include 4 sons, Robert Spencer of Booneville, KY, Larry (Carol) Spencer of Rochester, MI, Lonnie (Jill) Spencer of Merit Island, FL, Charles Spencer of Kansas, 10 grandchildren, 5 great grandchildren, and a host of friends and relatives. Along with her parents and husband, she was preceded in death by 1 daughter, Ruby Dunn, 1 brother, Brack Watkins Jr., and 1 sister Goldie Hamilton. Funeral Services will be held Sunday, July 11th, 2010 at 3:00 PM, at the Booneville Funeral Home, with Reverend J. Jamison Brunk officiating. Visitation will be 12:00 PM Sunday, until time of the service. Burial in the Pleasant Grove Cemetery, Booneville, KY, with the Booneville Funeral Home in charge of arrangements. Boonevillekyfuneralhome.com July 13, 2010.

 

Spencer, Mary E. Johnson

Mary E. Johnson Spencer, 88, of Beattyville, KY, passed away October 28, 2013 at Baptist Health, Richmond, KY. She was born August 10, 1925 in Lee Co, KY the daughter of Henry & Ada Hunter Johnson. She retired from Lion Apparel. Mary was one of the first lady bus drivers for Lee Co Schools. She was a member of the Spencer Ridge Church of Christ. Survivors are her children, 5 daughters and one son: Virginia & Edward Phillips, Beattyville, KY, Louise & Henry Brandenburg, Beattyville, KY Helen & Willie Sparks, Beattyville, KY, Eula & Ervin Cooper, Michigan Kathryn Spencer, Beattyville, KY, Troy & Linda Spencer, Indiana. 4 Brothers, Daniel, James, Cecil, & Charles Johnson of Lee Co, 6 sisters, Martha Bubba, Maryland, Edith Steele, Minnie Pearl Estes, Gladys Estes, Lee Co, Ethel Belcher, Breathitt Co, Vicie Dean, Owsley Co, 16 grandchildren, 20 great grandchildren, & 5 great great grandchildren. Mary was preceded in death by her husband, Delmer “Kib” Spencer, 1 son Delbert (John) Spencer, 4 brothers, & 5 sisters, & 1 great grandchild. Visitation Thursday, October 31st, 2013, 7:00pm - 9:00pm at Newnam Funeral Home Chapel. Funeral service Friday, November 1st, 2013, 1:00pm Officiating Bro. Garett Thomas Co-Celebrant Rev. Wade Hughes at Spencer Ridge Church of Christ, Spencer Fork Rd.. Beattyville, KY. www.newnamfuneralhome.com 10/31/13

 

Spencer, Phyllis Burch

Phyllis Spencer, age 68 of Hazard, passed away June 19, 2010 at the Hazard Appalachian Regional Hospital in Hazard, Kentucky. She was born on October 30, 1941 in Owsley County, KY to Zethyl and Marie Rasner Burch. She leaves surviving one daughter – Leah (Jimmy Begley), London, KY and one son, Sammy Spencer of Booneville, KY. Three grandchildren survive, Whitley Laws, London, KY; Brandi Williams, Edgewood, KY and Kylee Begley of London, KY. Also surviving are Great grandchildren – Madison and Owen Williams, Edgewood, KY; Bradley and Connor Laws of London, KY; 2 sisters, Brenda Tincher, Booneville, KY and Sheila Wathan, Beattyville, and one brother, Jimmy Burch, Booneville, KY. Funeral services will be held Wednesday, June 23, 2010 at the Searcy and Strong Funeral Home with Rev. John Justice and Rev. Jerry Lacefield officiating. Burial will be in the Ross Cemetery. Searcy and Strong Funeral Home in charge of arrangements. Booneville Sentinel June 23, 2010.

 

Spencer, Sandra Pearl Barrett

Booneville, KY – Sandra Pearl Barrett Spencer, age 51, wife of Robert Spencer, passed away Thursday, April 1, 2010 at her residence. Sandra was born in Booneville, KY on June 13, 1958, to the late Pearl and Charlene Lee Barrett. She was a former homemaker and attended the Sugar Camp Baptist Church. Besides her husband of 15 years, Sandra is survived by a son, Donald E. Smith of Booneville, a daughter, Melissa (& Jim) Monk of Cincinnati, OH; a grandson, Justin Ray Smith; and a host of friends and relatives. Funeral services at the Booneville Funeral Home, at 3:00 p.m. Sunday, April 4, 2010 (visitation) beginning at 12:00 p.m. until time of service. Pallbearers were Donnie Smith, Wade Taylor, William Smith, Lucas Taylor, Jim Monk and Herbert Taylor. Honorary pallbearers were Jamie Deaton and Jacob Taylor. Burial at the Pleasant Grove Cemetery, Booneville, KY, with the Booneville Funeral Home in charge of arrangements. Booneville Sentinel April 7, 2010.

 

Spencer, Shelby "Little Bit"

Shelby “Little Bit” Spencer 42 of Booneville passed away Wednesday, August 6, 2014 at the University of Kentucky Hospital. He was a self- employed construction worker. He is survived by his parents Arvel Goosey and Viola Gail Spencer, one son Skyler Rogers of Winchester, IN, three daughters Shell and Racheal Carter of FL, Laura Stover of OH, two brothers Johnathan Spencer of Lee Co., Kevin Gossey of Beattyville, four daughters Victoria Spencer of IN, Angel Morgan of Irvine, Monica Gossey of TN, Tasha Gossey of Beattyville and five grandchildren. He was preceded in death by one sister Dannelle Carter. Funeral services will be held 12 PM Monday, August 11, 2014 at The Grayson Funeral Home Chapel in Clay City. Friends may visit 10 AM till time of service. Burial will follow in the Sparks Cemetery in Booneville. Grayson Funeral Home is in charge of services. www.graysonfuneral.net 08/10/2014.

 

Spencer, William "Bill"

William "Bill" Spencer, 82, husband of Evelyn Spencer for 62 years and beloved dad of Elaine, entered heaven on Sat, July 17, 2010. William was born in Booneville, KY on Jan 16, 1928. He was the son of the late Raymond Spencer and Eva Gross Spencer. He became a barber in 1959 and worked at his calling until Nov 2009, a career of 50 years of service. He was the former owner of Zandale Barber Shop, Nicholasville Rd. in Lexington. Evelyn and Elaine wish to thank all of his friends, colleagues and patrons for their friendship and loyalty throughout the years. A special thanks to Cardinal Hill Hospital stroke unit staff, Home Health Care, Central Baptist Emergency room staff, and Dr. Spangler. William was a member of Porter Memorial Baptist Church. He is also survived by a sister, Virginia (Dennis) Isaacs and a brother, Edward (Janet) Spencer, 3 nephews, Byron, Duane, and Bart and 1 niece, Angela. We were a small family unit of three and our rock has gone on to be with the Lord. Funeral Tue, 1:30pm, Milward-Southland, with burial following at Hillcrest Memorial Park. Honorary casket bearers will be Duane and Bart Isaacs, Byron Spencer, Don Newman, Bob Morgan, Lowell Tarter, Jimmy McFarland, Dave Preece, and all of his many friends. Visitation, Mon, 5-8pm. www.milwardfuneral.com

 

Spicer, Ada Brandenburg

Booneville, KY- Ada Spicer, age 93, widow of Sam Spicer, passed away Monday, December 19, 2016 at the Owsley County Health Care Center in Booneville, KY. Ada was born December 16, 1923 in Irvine, KY, a daughter to the late Hobert and Edna (Rader) Brandenburg. She was a devoted mother and minister’s wife, a faithful member of the Rock Springs Primitive Baptist Church, a self-employed business owner and a member of the Conservative Republican Party. She is survived by 1 daughter; Melanie Martin of Booneville, KY, 2 sons; Tommy (Judy) Spicer of Beattyville, KY and Mark (Kathy) Spicer of Lynchburg, OH, 5 grandchildren; Caleb Spicer, Callie Kendrick, Sam Spicer, Megan Martin, and Melissa Martin, 4 great grandchildren, 1 great-great grandchild, and many other loving family members and friends. Along with her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband; Sam, 3 brothers; Elmer Brandenburg, Clifton Brandenburg, and Bruce Brandenburg, 1 sister; Ruth Robinson, and 1 son-in-law; Monte Martin. Visitation will be held Friday, December 23, 2016 from 12:00-1:00 PM at the Booneville Funeral Home. Funeral services will be held Friday, December 23, 2016 at 1:00 PM at the Booneville Funeral Home with Brother Paul Trautner officiating. She will be laid to rest beside her husband in the Riverview Cemetery, located in Beattyville, KY. The Booneville Funeral Home in charge of arrangements. ww.boonevillekyfuneralhome.com.

 

Spicer, Marilyn Robinson

Marilyn V. Robinson Spicer, age 75, of Florence, born in Stanton, KY, passed away on Feb. 3, 2016 at St. Elizabeth Hospice, Edgewood, KY. She was the daughter of Warder Clay Robinson and Pauline Lutes Robinson. Preceding her in death were her parents Warder Clay (Nettie) Robinson, Pauline (Sam) Zion; Uncle Forest (Myrtle) Lutes; Aunt Ruby (Lowell) Brandenburg. Marilyn is survived by her husband Howard E. Spicer, two sons: Jeffrey Todd and Aaron Mark Spicer. Brother, Kendall B. (Sharon) Robinson of Booneville, KY; one nephew, John B (Katrina) Robinson of Nashville, TN; and very special friend, Shirley Rhoton. She was a school teacher of 30 plus years, having taught in Lee Co., Kenton Co., Boone Co., Campbell Co, and spent her last several years at Grant Co. Middle School. Educated at Owsley Co. High School, Lees Jr. College, Maryville College, and Eastern Kentucky University. Visitation will be Friday, February 5, 2016 from 5 PM-8 PM at Chambers & Grubbs Funeral Home, Florence, Ky. Funeral service Saturday, February 6, 2016, 9 AM at the funeral home. Burial in Shepherd Memorial Cemetery, Booneville, Kentucky. Memorials may be sent to American Diabetes, 644 Linn St., Suite 304, Cincinnati, OH 45203 or New Beginning Evangelical Presbyterian Church, 3830 Narrows Rd., Erlanger, KY 41018. http://www.chambersandgrubbs.com/home.html 02/04/2016.

 

Spurlock, Helen Sexton Andrew

Helen Andrew Spurlock was born June 22, 1922 in Owsley County, KY and departed this life Tuesday, January 26, 2010, being 87 years of age. She was the daughter of the late Thomas Carl Sexton and Hattie (Hyden) Sexton. Helen is survived by one daughter Margaret Ann Brady and her husband William G. Brady Jr. of Blue Ash, OH and by two brothers Horace Edward Sexton (better known as Pete) and his wife Josephine of Wilmington, OH and Hershel Eugene Sexton and his wife Winona of Nicholasville, KY. She was blessed with one grandson William G. Brady III of Blue Ash, OH; by two great-grandsons Joseph Andrew Brady and Noah Steven Brady; by one step-great-grandson Benjamin Nicholas Keel all of Blue Ash, OH. She is also survived by many nieces, nephews, great-nieces and great-nephews. In addition to her parents, Helen was also preceded in death by her first husband Fred Andrew and by a sister Edith Wright. Later in life she married Ruford Spurlock who also preceded her in death. Helen and Fred lived in Cincinnati in the early 1950’s where they attended the New Bethel Baptist Church in Norwood. Then in the 1960’s she and Fred built their home in Jackson County, KY. She was saved at the Mt. Zion Baptist Church, later she moved her membership to the Blackwater Baptist Church #1 where she and Fred attended. Funeral service was held 12:00 Noon Monday, February 1, 2010 at the Lakes Funeral Home with Bro. Ron Andrew officiating. Burial followed in the Andrew Cemetery. Lakes Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements. www.lakesfuneralhomemckee.com January 30, 2010.

 

Spurlock, Henrietta Saylor

Henrietta Saylor Spurlock, 73 of Laurel, passed away at the Fayette Regional Health Systems Tuesday morning, March 6, 2012. She was born August 4, 1938 in Sexton Creek, Kentucky, one of six children graced to Jesse and Oma Sizemore Saylor. When she was young, her family moved to Laurel and she graduated from Laurel High School. Later, she married Carl W. Spurlock, Sr. on June 16, 1960; Mr. Spurlock died March 25, 1981. She was employed for many years at Ford, retiring from there in 1993 – in her leisure, she enjoyed spending time with her family, especially watching her grandchildren participate in sporting events – she was also a former member of the Eastern Star. She was a member of Hillsdale Baptist Church, Clarksville, Tennessee. She is survived by five children, J. D. Saylor and his wife Diane of Houston, Texas, Carlene K. Rayburn of Laurel, IN, Melinda S. Ault and LaWanda G. Spurlock, both of Connersville, and Carl W. Spurlock, Jr. and his wife Tracy of Pleasant View, Tennessee, fifteen grandchildren, sixteen great-grandchildren, a brother, Bobby Saylor and his wife Joan of Austin, Texas, a sister, Geraldine Leach and her husband Wade, and a sister-in-law, Susan Saylor, both of New Castle, Indiana. Besides her husband twenty years, she is preceded by a sister, Rosena Hurd, a brother, Gary Saylor and her parents, Jesse Saylor and Oma Crouch. Funeral services will be held at 11 AM Friday, March 9, 2012, at Miller, Moster, Robbins Funeral Home with Rev. Leonard Carpenter, officiating. Burial will be in Laurel North Cemetery. Family and friends may call at the funeral home from 4 to 8 PM on Thursday.. www.millermosterrobbins.com 03/07/2012.

 

Spurlock, Lois May Wilson

Lois May Spurlock was born April 16, 1924 in Owsley County and departed this life Friday, August 20, 2010 at her residence, being 86 years of age. She was the daughter of the late Frank & Eva (Hurst) Wilson. Lois is survived by a daughter: Judy Carol (Spurlock) Hignite of Tyner; by one brother: Frank Wilson Jr. of London and by four sisters: Irene Montgomery of London, Flora Wright of Connersville, IN, Lenny Faye Spurlock of Richmond and Beulah Hughes of McKee. Lois was blessed with one granddaughter: Rhonda (Hignite) Hale and husband Jeff of London and by two great grandsons: Jeff Hale Jr. and Jacob Hale both of London. Lois was a member of the Gray Hawk Baptist Church and taught Sunday school for twenty five years. Funeral service was held 1:00 PM Monday, August 23, 2010 at Lakes Funeral Home with Bro. Ronald Rose officiating. Burial followed in the Wilson & Hurst Cemetery. Pallbearers were Jeff Hale Sr., Jeff Hale Jr., Jacob Hale, Meredith Hughes, Kent Montgomery, Jeff Bingham & Danny Evans. Lakes Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements. www.lakesfuneralhomemckee.com

 

Stacey, Demia Smith

Lancaster, KY – Demia S. Stacey, 94, of Sunrise Drive, died Thursday morning, May 24, 2007 at her residence. She was born on December 7, 1913, in Owsley Co., KY, the daughter of the late Harrison Paul and Nellie Lee Rosa Smith. She was a graduate of Berea College and the Chicago School of Nursing. Mrs. Stacey was a retired nurse, having worked at the Pattie A. Clay Hospital, Berea Hospital, the Lee County Personal Care Home and several doctor’s offices. She was a member of the choir, and had attended the Queen of All Saints Roman Catholic Church in Beattyville. She enjoyed the University of KY Wildcats and sewing. Mrs. Stacey was the widow of Henry Martin Stacey, who died in 1965; and was preceded in death by a daughter, Betty Martin Stacey Rogers; a brother, James Edward Combs; and a sister, Bertha Blanche Combs Brandenburg. She is survived by her daughter, Martina “Marty” Altunar (Roger) of Lancaster; and a grandson, Martin Edward Stacey; and two “adopted” children, Dora Bowles and Cathy DeCarlo. Funeral services will be conducted at 11:00 a.m. Monday, May 28, 2007, at the Mt. Tabor Baptist Church, Paint Lick, with Rev. Tim Robbins officiating. Visitation was from 6 until 9 p.m. Sunday, at the Mt. Tabor Baptist Church. Committal services will be conducted at 2:00 p.m., Monday, in the Riverview Cemetery in Beattyville, KY. Pallbearers were T. J. Davis, Roger Altuna, James Edward Combs, Jr., A. J. Ricker, Terry Gourtney and Martin Stacey. Honorary pallbearers were William Loudersmilk, Billy Brand Loudersmilk, Edward Jackson and Logan Cole. Combs, Parsons & Collins Funeral Home, Richmond, in charge of arrangements. Booneville Sentinel May 31, 2007.

 

Stacey, Wanda

Wanda Stacey was born January 12, 1934 in Owsley County and departed this life Friday, July 26, 2013 at the Jackson Manor Nursing Home in Annville, being 79 years of age. She was the daughter of the late Newton Walker & Orlie (Lynch) Stacy. Wanda is survived by three children, Norma Bingham and her husband Roger of Tyner, Charlene Allen and her husband Jonathan of Annville and William "Billy" Stacey II and his wife Patricia Sue of McKee. She is survived by six surviving grandchildren, Roger William Bingham, Rickey Bingham, Ethan Allen, Kayla Stacey, Ashley Stacey & Heather Stacey; by one great grandchild, Raylon Bingham and by a special niece Karlene Bales and her husband Walker. In addition to her parents, Wanda was also preceded in death by her husband William ‘Bill' Powell Stacey; by a grandson, Robert Bingham and by the following siblings, Ira Gene Stacy, Benjamin Stacy, Norma Mullins and Russia Stacy. Wanda was a member of the Union Baptist Church. Funeral service was held 2:00 PM Monday, July 29, 2013 at Lakes Funeral Home with Bro. Bobby Burchette officiating. Burial followed in the Bingham Family Cemetery. Lakes Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements. www.lakesfuneralhomemckee.com 07/28/13.

 

Stacy, Juanita Strong

Juanita Strong Stacy, age 86 of Lexington, KY went to be with the Lord at 7:19 AM on July 9, 2009. Born November 10, 1922, she was the first of nine children born to Mack & Ollie Strong in Jackson Co., KY. She was preceded in death by her parents and brothers- Harvey Strong of Richmond, KY; Raymond Strong of Lexington, KY & Berlin Strong of Jackson Co., KY and by one sister- Patty Turner of Ohio. Juanita leaves behind three daughters- Charlotte Hurst, Jeanette (Jack) Hurst and Anna Brown all of Lexington, KY; Grandchildren- Randy, Jimmy (Betty) & Dwayne (Belinda) Hurst and Harold (Cathy) Brown; Great-grand-children- Casey, April, Dustin, Derrick, Tana, Trey, Jordan, Zachary, Chelsey & Ashton and Great-great-McKenzie, Randon, Lindsy & Dillon; Sisters- Fern Warren of Hamilton, OH, Darlene (Charles) Hartsock of Milton, IN, Lillian Ramsey of Richmond, KY & Kathleen (Larry) Garvey of Ohio. Juanita was a loving mother and grandmother. She loved to garden and cook. She loved her church and listening to music. She had been a longtime member of Mt. Zion Baptist Church and now was a member of the Clays Mill Road Church of God. Funeral service was held 3:30 PM Saturday, July 11, 2009 at Lakes Funeral Home with Bro. Gary Ballinger officiating. Burial followed in the Strong Cemetery (Big Springs Rd, Green Hall). Lakes Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements. www.lakesfuneralhomemckee.com July 13, 2009 (1st wife of Ira Gene Stacy).

 

Stafford, Billy Eugene

Mr. Billy Eugene Stafford, 80, of Oakridge Drive, Cartersville, passed away Monday, July 6, 2015 at Floyd Medical Center. Mr. Stafford was born in Canton, Georgia January 30, 1935, son of the late Alvis Ellis "Ab" Stafford and Frances "Fannie" McPherson Stafford. Mr. Stafford was a member of Oak Grove Baptist Church in Cartersville and a retired truck driver from Fulton Concrete. Many people referred to him as the "Milk Man" from driving the Atlanta Dairy truck, and he also worked and drove for the Coca-Cola Company. He enjoyed reading, going to car shows and farm shows, but most loved being with his grandbabies. He was preceded in death by his parents; wife, Evelyn Milford Stafford; brother, William Cicero Stafford; and son-in-law, Steve R. Henson. Survivors include his daughters and son-in-law, Vanessa and Jimmy Garland of Booneville, KY and Dana Henson of Cartersville; two grandsons, Billy and Samantha Garland and Todd and Nicole Henson; four great-grandchildren, Lucy and Jackson Garland and Tatum and Tinley Henson; sisters, Wilma Holcomb of Ball Ground, Willene Puckett of Cumming, Doris and Wayne Davis of Ellijay, Mary Ann Stafford of Talking Rock, and Sue and David Ledford of Canton; nieces and nephews also survive. Funeral services will be held Thursday, July 9, 2015 at 11:00 AM from the chapel of Barton Funeral Home with Rev. Jimmy Garland officiating. Interment will follow in Sunset Memory Gardens. Pallbearers include Steve Quick, Wayne Quick, Kenneth Quick, Phillip Holcomb, Ed Carver, and Jeff Sharpton. The family will receive friends Wednesday evening from 5:00 PM until 8:00 PM at Barton Funeral Home. R. Dudley Barton & Son Funeral Home, Adairsville, is in charge of funeral arrangements for Mr. Billy Eugene Stafford. www.BartonFuneralHome.net

 

Stamper, Charles Frank

Georgetown, KY – Charles Frank Stamper, age 47, husband of Celeste (Yeary) Stamper, and formerly of the Buckhorn community of Perry County, passed away Friday, February 14, 2014 at the Baptist Health Center in Lexington, KY. Charles was born in the Oneida Community of Clay County, KY on August 24, 1966 a son of the late Jess and Emma (Hudson) Stamper. He was a welder with Toyota Motor Manufacturing in Georgetown, Owner of Breathitt Publishing an accomplished writer publishing his own writings, enjoyed golfing, spending time with his family, an avid fan of the University of Kentucky Basketball program, and a member of the Grace Christian Church in Georgetown, KY. He is survived by his loving wife of 8 years, 2 daughters; Emma-Grace Diane, and Avery Elizabeth Stamper all of Georgetown, KY, 1 brother; James (Joy) Stamper of Buckhorn, KY, 3 sisters; Reva O’Neil of Daytona Beach, FL, Darlene (Jimmie) Herald of Booneville, KY and Nelwood (David) Wheeler of Buckhorn, KY, several special nieces, nephews, great nieces and great nephews, close friends; Steve Caudill, Allen Wallace, David Gadd, Stevie Barnes, Roger Morgan, Rob Matthews, and Dr. John Gohman, Oncologist, along with many other loving family members and friends. Charles was preceded in death by his parents; 2 brothers; Roger Dale and Arlie Clay Stamper. Funeral Service will be held Monday, February 17, 2013 at 1:00 PM at the Booneville Funeral Home with Pastor Gary Brown officiating. Visitation will be held on Sunday February 16, 2014 from 4:00 – 6:00 PM followed by a celebration of life service at the Grace Christian Church in Georgetown, KY, a second visitation will be held at the funeral home on Monday February 17, 2014 from 11:00 AM – 1:00 PM. Charles will be laid to rest in the Justice Riley Cemetery located in the Freeman Fork Community of Breathitt County. To leave the family a special message visit www.boonevillekyfuneralhome.com. The Booneville Funeral Home in charge of all arrangements.

 

Stamper, Edith Elaine Patton

Edith Elaine Patton Stamper 78 of Lexington KY died at 210am April 15 2015 in Saint Joseph Hospital ICU on Harrodsburg Road. Edith was the sweetheart best friend and wife of Robert W Bob Stamper. Edith graduated from Fort Thomas Highlands High School. She started work as a secretary for the University of KY Aero Lab. Edith was born in 1936 to Rev Russell R Patton and Luella Dadisman Patton in Booneville KY. Edith flew to Fairbanks Alaska and married Robert who was at Ladd Air Force Base. She was a secretary for the FAA in Fairbanks Edith and Bob were blessed with twins David Lee Linda Kay that were born in the Ladd AFB Hospital In 1957 when they were transferred to Sewart Air Force Base in Smyrna Tennessee Edith worked as secretary for the Air Force Base Dental Clinic. Being discharged from the Air Force they moved home to Lexington KY where Edith worked as secretary for Paul Miller Ford then for the Cowden Company. Blessed with another boy James Bo Edith quit the outsidethehome work in order to take better care of our children and she typed dissertations for UK students papers for professors and genealogies for family publications She was later brave enough to babysit at times for 5 or 6 kids besides our three. Edith sang in the choir helped with Epworth UMC Events was active in the Methodist Women etc Later in life she cajoled her lazy husband into teaching Sunday School Besting the preachers record on the Andy Griffith Show she hogtied Bob into many many months of Sundays When we didnt have children at home Edith worked for the Opera of Central Kentucky and also for the SiniNomine Singers Twice Edith broke arms in the snow after I had warned her to not go out or drive But I couldnt blame her because she was helping by shoveling a neighbors walk or attempting to do a good deed for someone else God Bless Edith. We want to thank all the ET Crews all the ER and all the 2 East shifts at Saint Josephs Hospital and the attentive ICU for all the help and concerns they gave for Edith and her family God Bless Them Edith is survived by her husband Bob sons David and James Dave and Bo her brother Rev Wayne Patton Carmel IN nephew Rev Russell R Patton Jeffersonville IN niece Nancy Palmer Carmel IN and niece Eva Patton Muncie IN. Brothersinlaw LeRoy Stamper Lexington and Gary Brenda Stamper Ormond Beach FL Nieces Tracey Ernie Richardson Ormond Beach and Ashley Stamper Ormond Beach Edith joins her daughter Linda Kay Stamper in death plus her wonderful parents in death plus her late sister Margaret Margarets late husband John Therkelsen of Lexington Kerr Brothers Main Street Lexington KY is handling the services Visitation is 58pm Monday April 20 2015 and the funeral is at 2pm Tuesday April 21 2015.

 

Stamper, Dusty Bruce

Dusty Bruce Stamper, age 35, of Booneville, KY passed away on Tuesday, March 29, 2016 at the KY River Medical Center in Jackson due to an auto accident. He was born May 11, 1980 in Lexington, KY and was the son of the late Bruce Stamper. He also was preceded in death by maternal grandparents: Wilson and Arminda Deaton and Paternal grandparents: Filmore and Lena Stamper. He is survived by his wife: Tonya Lynn (Peters) Stamper of Booneville, KY. Mother: Alice Stamper of Clayhole, KY. Daughter: Madison Stamper of Jackson, KY. Step daughter: Makeeia (Eddie) Bethune of Booneville, KY. Step granddaughter: Nevaeh Trinity Lynn Bethune of Booneville, KY. Sister: Tracy (Chris) Pennington of Jackson, KY. A host of aunts, uncles, nieces and nephews also survive. Funeral services will be held on Sat. April 2, 2016 at 1:00 p.m. at Deaton Funeral Home Chapel with Albert Little officiating. Burial in the Buddy Spicer Cemetery at Sebastians Branch, KY. Visitation will begin on Friday at 5:00 p.m. Deaton Funeral Home in charge of arrangements.

 

Stamper, Floyd

Booneville, KY – Floyd Stamper, 89, of HC 88, passed away on May 20, 2006 at the Veterans Administration Hospital in Lexington, Kentucky, after a 6 months illness. He was a veteran of World War II, a Mason # 939 & Eastern Star # 446 and a member of the Beattyville Christian Center. He was a retired factory worker for the Oxford Paper Mill. Born in Breathitt County on March 22, 1917, he was the son of the late Pearl and Lydia Gilbert Stamper. He is survived by his wife Flossie Combs Stamper of Booneville, Kentucky; a daughter, Connie Palmer of Frankfort, Kentucky; five grandchildren; and six great grandchildren. Also surviving is a brother, John Wess Stamper of Miamisburg, Ohio; three sisters, Loudemia Sebastian, Jackson, Kentucky, Maxine Combs, Booneville, Kentucky and Nola Dixon, Crittenden, Kentucky. He was preceded in death by his mother and father and a son, William Stamper. Funeral services held at 2:00 p.m., Tuesday, May 23, 2006, at the Searcy and Strong Funeral Home with Rev. Herman Newton officiating. Visitation was held on Monday evening from 5 to 9 p.m. at the funeral home. Burial in the Crockettsville Cemetery in Breathitt Co. with the Searcy and Strong Funeral Home in charge of arrangements. Booneville Sentinel May 25, 2006

 

Stamper, George W.

George W. "G.W." Stamper age 65 passed away February 27, 2012 at his home with his family by his side. He was born January 22, 1947 in Lerose, KY to Howard and Virginia Stamper. He is preceded in death by his wife of 37 years, Pamela Stamper and father, Howard. He is survived by his mother, Virginia; daughters, Marsha (Chris) Moss and Karen (Shawn) Herzog; siblings, Faye Price, Howard Ray Stamper, Betty Cramer, Kathy Pittman, Pamela Miller, and Darlene Alsup; grandchildren, Philip Stamas, Corey Stamper, Noah Osborne, Victor Moss, Valerie Moss, Michael Moss, and numerous other dear family members and friends. G.W. retired from BF Goodrich. He also served with The United States Army for two years in Korea during the Vietnam War. The family will receive friends Friday, March 2, 2012 from 12:00 pm until the time of service at 2:00 pm at Newcomer Funeral Home - North, 4104 Needmore Rd. Interment to follow at Woodland Cemetery. www.newcomerdayton.com

 

Stamper, Pamela Kilburn

Pamela K.Stamper. Age 56, of Dayton, passed away at her home Friday, September 1, 2006, after an extended illness. Pam was born and raised in Booneville, Kentucky. She is survived by her husband of the past 37 years, George W. Stamper; her parents, Charles & Alma Kilburn of Berea, Kentucky; two daughters, Marsha (& husband, Chris) Moss and Karen Stamper, all of Huber Heights; six grandchildren, Philip, Corey, Noah, Victor, Valerie and Michael; two sisters, Louann Robinson of Florence, Kentucky and Susan Kilburn of Berea, Kentucky; and numerous other family, friends and co-workers at Friends Care Nursing Home in Yellow Springs. She attended Eastern Kentucky University, graduated from Wright State University School of Nursing and was a Registered Nurse for over 20 years. Funeral services will be held at 10:00 a.m., Wednesday, at Newcomer Funeral Home & Crematory, 4104 Needmore Road, Dayton. Pastor Kathy Pittman will officiate. Interment will follow at Woodland Cemetery. The family will be receiving friends from 5:00 – 8:00 p.m., Tuesday at the funeral home. To send a special message to the family, please visit www.NewcomerFamily.com. Published in the Dayton Daily News on 9/3/2006.

 

Stamper, Virginia Arrowood

Virginia Stamper, age 93, passed away June 11, 2014 with her family by her side. She was born November 10, 1920 in Breathitt Co., KY to the late, Jasper and Cora (Banks) Arrowood. She is also preceded in death by husband, Howard Stamper, son, George W. Stamper {* husband of Pamela Kilburn Stamper}, 4 sisters, and 4 brothers. Virginia is survived by 5 daughters, Lois Faye Price, Betty J. Cramer, Kathy (Roger) Pittman, Pamela (Frank) Miller, and Darlene Alsup; son, Howard Ray Stamper; 15 grandchildren, 25 great-grandchildren, 4 great-great- grandchildren. She was a faithful member of Calvary Open Bible Church. Virginia was a musician, song writer and wonderful seamstress. She was a faithful wife, mother, and servant of the Lord. The family will receive friends Sunday, June 15, 2014 from 2:00 pm until 4:00 pm at Newcomer Funeral Home, 4104 Needmore Rd. A funeral Service will be held Monday, June 16, 2014 at 11:00 am at Calvary Open Bible Church, 3741 Valley St. Dayton, OH 45424. Officiating Pastor, Dan Powell. Interment to follow at Woodland Cemetery, Dayton, OH. www.newcomerdayton.com 06/12/2014.

 

States, Gwendolyn McCollum

Gwendolyn States, age 85, of Fairfield, died on Thursday, May 11, 2006, at Mercy Fairfield Hospital. Born in Owsley County, Kentucky, on January 2, 1921, she was the daughter of the late Kash and Zona (Blake) C. McCollum. She graduated with the 1940 Class of Reily High School and atended the Jewish School of Nursing in Cincinnati. On November 15, 1941, in Hamilton, Ohio, Gwendolyn married Ray W. States. She attended the Springdale Church of the Nazarene. Gwendolyn is survived by her husband of over 64 years, Ray W. States; daughters Karen R. Burrell and her husband Jeffrey of West Chester, Ohio, and Wilma Kass and her husband David of Fairfield, Ohio; grandson, Philip Burrell; granddaughter, Kimberly Burrell; sister Wanda Jean McCollum of Fairfield, Ohio; dear friends Pat Hall and Stella and Helen Byrd; nephews and many other relatives and friends. Funeral services will be held at Webb Noonan Funeral Home, Ross Avenue at South "D" Street, Hamilton, at 2p.m. on Friday, May 19, 2006, with Pastor Rick Harvey officiating. Interment will follow at Millville Cemetery. Friends and family will be received prior to the service on Friday from 1-2p.m. May 16, 2006 Journal-News, Hamilton, Ohio

 

Stepp, Betty Sue Roark

Booneville, KY –Betty Lou (Roark) Stepp, age 59, wife of Wendell, passed away on Friday, September 20, 2013 at her residence in Winchester, KY. Betty was born in Manchester, Clay County, KY on February 15, 1954, a daughter of the late Johnny and Martha (Swafford) Roark. She was retired from The Owsley County Health Department where she worked as a home health aide. She attended the Booneville Presbyterian Church in Booneville, KY. She is survived by her husband of 23 years, 1 son; William Jr. (Tammy) Smith of Mt. Sterling, KY, 1 brother; Gary Roark of Piqua, OH, 2 sisters; Wilma Baker of Piqua, OH and Carol Domanek of Springfield, OH, 3 grandchildren; Austin Jeremiah, Cheyenne Nicole and Savannah Paige Smith, as well as a host of other relatives and friends. Betty was preceded in death by her parents and 3 brothers; Bill, Michael, and Robbie Roark. Funeral Services will be held at the Booneville Funeral Home, Booneville, KY at 1:00PM on Monday, September 23, 2013 with Pastor Tony Herald officiating. Visitation will be held Monday, September 23, 2013 from 11:00 AM until the time of service at the funeral home. Betty will be laid to rest in the Combs Cemetery located in the Pebworth Community of Owsley County, Kentucky. The Booneville Funeral Home in charge of all arrangements. ww.boonevillekyfuneralhome.com. 09/24/2013.

 

Stepp, Clarice Price

Graveside services for Clarice Stepp, age 86, of Pompano Beach, Fla., formerly of Euclid, will be held in Kentucky at a later date. Mrs. Stepp passed away Aug. 13, 2007, at the Lighthouse Inn South in Pompano Beach. She was born Aug. 24, 1920, in Levi, Ky. to the late Floyd L. and Ella Price. She had been a longtime resident of Euclid before moving to Florida. Mrs. Stepp was a devout Christian. Survivors are her son, Roger (Grace) Stepp of Pompano Beach; four grandchildren; four great-grandchildren; brother, Earl (Carol) Price of Geneva; and many nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by her beloved husband, Genus; one great-grandchild; three brothers, Estil Judd, Clarence Judd and Otto Price; and her parents. Published in the News-Herald, Willoughby, Ohio, Aug 22, 2007.

 

Stepp, Courtney

Courtley Stepp age 71, died suddenly March 5, 2016 at his home in Berea. Courtley was born in Owsley County to the late Richard and Bertha Barrett Stepp, he was a US Army veteran of the Korean War and he was proud of his service to the country. Courtley was a graduate of the Owsley County High school, he was a Landscaper by trade, he loved to ride his motorcycle, he enjoyed good music and he loved spending time with his family. Courtley was preceded in death by his parents, his wife Margie Stepp, his sister Mae Stepp, and his step daughter Kathleen Riley. Courtley is survived by his children: Donald Wayne Stepp and Ronald Wayne Stepp, his step children: Shannon Rutan, Mike Riley, and Patricia Hicks, his siblings Jim & Janet Stepp of Beattyville, KY, Vernon & Shirley Stepp of Richmond, KY, Clarence and Bonnie Stepp of Bethel, OH, Maude Evans of Mt Vernon, KY, Joann & Denny Cunnagin of London, KY, and Earnest and Anita Stepp of Berea, KY, his special friends Sarah and Jackson Lakes, and grandson Brian Roundtree. Funeral services will be Wednesday March 9, 2016 at 12 noon with visitation beginning at 11 am at Lakes Funeral Home. Bro. Cecil Burns will officiate services, and burial will be in the Camp Nelson National Cemetery. www.lakesfuneralhome.com. 03/08/2016.

 

Stepp, Mae

Berea, KY – Mae Stepp, 52, formerly of Booneville, Ky., passed away April 28, 2004, at the Berea Hospital following a long illness. She was born Feb. 24, 1952, in Clay County and was the daughter of Richard and Beretha Marshall Stepp. She was a homemaker and member of the Holiness Church. Surviving family are one son, Richard C. Bowling; one daughter, Melissa Frost; four grandchildren, one of whom she raised being Cody Frost; two sisters, Jo Ann Cunningham and Maude Evans; and five brothers, Ernest, Jim, Clarence, Vernon and Courtley Stepp. Funeral services will be Saturday, May 1 at the Searcy and Strong Funeral Home in Boonville with the Rev. Cecil Burns officiating with burial following in the Bowling Cemetery on Lower Wolf Creek in Owsley County. Visitation was Friday evening. Mae was a great friend and will be deeply missed by her family and friends. Searcy and Strong Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements. Submitted by Dr. D. L. Brewer

 

Stepp, Marie Gabbard

Booneville - Marie (Gabbard) Stepp, age 80, widow of Dan Stepp, passed away Friday, January 28th, 2011 at the University of Kentucky Medical Center in Lexington, KY. Marie was born July 12, 1930, in Owsley County, Kentucky, to the union of the late Julius and Ida (McIntosh) Gabbard. She was a home maker and attended the Baptist Church. She is survived by 2 sons, Edsel (Phyllis) Stepp, of Middletown, OH; and Wendell (Betty) Stepp, of Booneville, KY; a daughter, Violet (Jim) Spence, of Booneville, KY; 1 brother, Conley Gabbard, of Franklin, OH; 1 sister, Louise Gibson, of Cincinnati, OH; 3 grandchildren, 2 great - grandchildren, and 3 step -grandchildren as well as numerous other relatives and friends. She was preceded in death by 1 brother, Paul Gabbard. Funeral Service will be 11:00 AM, Monday, January 31, 2011, at Booneville Funeral Home, with Rev. J. Jamison Brunk officiating. Burial will follow in the Combs Cemetery in Pebworth, KY. Visitation will be 5:00 PM until 8:00 PM Sunday at the funeral home. Booneville Funeral Home in charge of arrangements. Pallbearers will be Lincoln Spence, Gary Cornett, Travis Bennett, Darrell Bennett, William Smith, and B.J. Stepp. www.boonevillekyfuneralhome.com

 

Steppe, Carl Jr.

Booneville – Carl Steppe, Jr., age 82, of Shelbyville, passed away Monday, June 14th, 2010, in the presence of his wife and 2 daughters, at the Baptist Hospital East in Louisville, KY. Carl was born on December 1, 1927 in Guerrant, KY to the late Carl and Martha (Johnson) Steppe. He was a retired Group Leader for the General Motors Corporation in Dayton, Ohio and a member of the First Presbyterian Church of Booneville, KY. Survivors include his wife of 62 years, Ruth (Flanery) Steppe of Shelbyville, KY; 2 daughters, Rita (Rich) Newcombe, Louisville, KY and Deborah (Dan) Minnix, Dayton, Ohio and 3 grandchildren; Bradley and Matthew Becker and Sarah Minnix (Shawn) Gargac. Also surviving is 1 brother, Frank (Dena) Steppe, Mt. Sterling, KY; 3 sisters, Kay (Paul) Combs and Lexene (Gene) Moore, both of Booneville, KY, Faye (John) Hensley, Paris, KY and a host of friends and relatives. Along with his parents, he was preceded in death by 2 sisters, Lois Reynolds and Irene Green. A celebration of life service was held Thursday, June 17, 2010 at 2:00 p.m. at the Booneville Funeral Home with Rev. Joe Powlas officiating. Visitation was at 11:00 a.m. Thursday until the time of service. Burial in the Shepherd Memorial Cemetery, Booneville, KY, with the Booneville Funeral Home in charge of arrangements. Pallbearers were Paul Combs, John C. and Kenny Ray Hensley, Tony Gilbert, Brad and Matt Becker. Booneville Sentinel June 23, 2010.

 

Stewart, Doris Allyn Stacy

Booneville, KY – Doris Allyn (Stacy) Stewart, age 83, wife of Wilmer, passed away Saturday, December 21, 2013 at the Baptist Health Hospital, in Lexington, KY. Doris was born in the St. Helens Community of Lee County, KY on February 11, 1930 a daughter of the late Brack and Lillie (Jewel) Stacy. She was retired from the Owsley County Head Start program after 44 years as a teacher, and a member of the Booneville Presbyterian Church in Booneville, KY. She is survived by her loving husband of sixty-six and a half years, 1 son; Larry (Alma) Stewart of Lawrenceburg, KY, 1 daughter; Peggy (Donnie) Edwards of Booneville, KY, 3 grandchildren; Ashley (Dave) Ackerman, Stacy (Miles) Hartley, and Stephanie (Jeremy) Peavler, 5 great grandchildren; Austin (Shelby) Hartley, Matthew Hartley, Jessie Peavler, Charlie Peavler, and Colton Ackerman , along with many other loving family members and friends. Doris was preceded in death by her parents; 4 sisters; Gladys Butler, Pearl “Tim” Judd, Golden Stamper, and Geraldine Reynolds, 1 brother; Wallace Stacy, 1 granddaughter; Latoya Edwards. Funeral Service will be held Tuesday, December 24, 2013 at 11:00 AM at the Booneville Funeral Home with Reverend J. Jamison Brunk officiating. Visitation will be held on Monday, December 23, 2013 from 6:00 – 8:00 PM at the Funeral Home. www.boonevillekyfuneralhome.com 12/24/2013.

 

Stewart, Ellis

Booneville, KY - Ellis Stewart, 69 of the Cow Creek Community, husband of Nada Reynolds Stewart, passed away Thursday, November 16, 2006, at his residence, after a short illness. Mr. Stewart was born in Stay, Kentucky on January 1, 1937, to the late Taylor and Elsie McIntosh Stewart. He was a retired teacher and guidance counselor for the Owsley County Board of Education, a member of the Cow Creek Presbyterian Church, Retired Teachers Association and the Owsley County Conservation Board. Along with his wife of 42 years, he is survived by two daughters, Holly (& Darrell) Shouse and Tia (& Mikie) Allen, all of Booneville, Ky; and a host of relatives and friends. Besides his parents, he was preceded in death by a sister, Donna McPherson. Visitation was held on Friday evening from 6:00 to 9:00 at the Booneville Funeral Home. Funeral Services held on Saturday, November 18, 2006, 1:00, with Rev. Joe Powlas officiating, at the funeral home. Burial at the Cow Creek Presbyterian Church Cemetery on Cow Creek with the Booneville Funeral Home in charge of arrangements. Booneville Sentinel November 23, 2006.

 

Stewart, Elvin "Brother"

Booneville, KY – Elvin “Brother” Stewart, age 69, passed away Saturday, October 4, 2008, at the Kenwood House in Richmond, KY, after a long illness. Elvin was born in Owsley County, KY, on September 1, 1939, to the late Taylor and Elsie McIntosh Stewart, and was a former employee of General Motors in Detroit, Michigan. He is survived by a son, Elvin Ray Moffitt of Winchester, KY; a sister, Becky Frye of Booneville, KY; several nieces; and a host of friends and relatives. Along with his parents, he was preceded in death by a brother, Ellis Stewart, and a sister, Donna McPherson. A Memorial Service will be held on Friday, October 10, 2008, at the Sugar Camp Baptist Church at 11:00 a.m. with Brother Tim Charlton officiating. Burial in the Stewart Cemetery, Lower Buffalo (Owsley Co.), with the Booneville Funeral Home in charge of arrangements. Booneville Sentinel October 8, 2008.

 

Stewart, Emil

Stewart, Emil age 81, a resident of Miamisburg passed away at his home on Saturday, August 8, 2009. He was born on March 20, 1928 to the late Roscoe and Ouida (Hall) Stewart in Booneville, Kentucky. Emil is survived by his loving wife of 61 years Elora (Dooley) Stewart, his son Philip W. Stewart, sisters Eola Barrett, and Doris (John) Moore, a brother-in-law CJ Dooley and a sister-in-law Violet Dooley. Emil was a 32 degree Mason at the Minerva Lodge 98, a member of the Eastern Star- White Shrine of Jerusalem and a Kentucky Colonial. He retired after 30 years from General Motors and was an active member of St. James Methodist Church. Funeral services will be held on Thursday, August 13, 2009 at 1:00 p.m. from the GEBHART-SCHMIDT-PARRAMORE FUNERAL HOME, Miamisburg, with Reverend Deb Holder officiating. Burial Evergreen Cemetery. Friends may call on Wednesday, August 12, from 5:00-8:00 p.m. also at the funeral home. Memorial Contributions may be made to Hospice of Dayton in Emil’s memory. Online condolences may be forwarded to the family by visiting the obituaries at www.gebhartschmidtparramore.com.

 

Stewart, Wallace

Wallace Stewart, 73 of Lake Wales, FL, formerly of Dayton, KY died Friday, December 23, 2005 at his home. He was a pipefitter with General Electric, a member of the Grand Lodge of Kentucky F&AM, Henry Barnes Lodge No. 607 in Dayton and the International Association of Machinists and Aerospace Workers Local No. 912, Cincinnati. He was a member of Elks Lodge No. 1974 in Lake Wales, American Legion Post No. 8 in Winter Haven, FL, and Dayton Eagles. He was reared in Owsley County, KY. He was the son of Lewis and Polly Ann Stewart. He was an Army veteran. His wife, Alie Stewart, died in 2005.Survivors include daughters, Annetta McLaren of Alexandria, KY; Connie Roberts and Vaneta Tyree, both of Silver Grove, KY; sons, Doug Stewart of Alexandria, KY; Greg Stewart and Wally Dale Stewart, both of Silver Grove, and Kurt Stewart of Lake Wales; 13 grandchildren and 10 great-grandchildren. Memorial services will be at 1:30 p.m. Saturday at A.C. Dobbing and Son Funeral Home, Bellevue, KY. Visitation will begin there at 11 a.m. Saturday. Memorials are suggested to Elks Lodge No. 273 BPOE; 3704 Alexandria Pike; Cold Springs, KY 41076; or Dayton Eagles; 634 Fifth Ave.; Dayton, KY 41074.

 

Stewart, Wilmer

Booneville- Wilmer Stewart, age 90, widower of the late Doris Stewart, passed away Saturday, November 15, 2014 at his home in Booneville, KY. Wilmer was born December 3, 1923 in Booneville, KY, a son to the late Chester Stewart and Rissie (Walton) Stewart. He was a postmaster, retiring from the United States Postal Service. He was a member of the Booneville Presbyterian Church and enjoyed tinkering with CB radios. Wilmer was veteran of the United States Navy, serving in WWII. He is survived by 1 daughter; Peggy (Donnie) Edwards of Booneville, KY, 1 son; Larry (Alma) Stewart of Lawrenceburg, KY, 2 sisters; Leona Eifert of Mason, OH and Louise Brandenburg of Jackson, KY, 1 brother; Kenneth Stewart of Booneville, KY, 3 grandchildren; Ashley (Dave) Ackerman, Stacy (Miles) Hartley and Stephanie (Jeremy) Peavler, 6 great-grandchildren; Austin (Shelby) Hartley, Matthew Hartley, Jessie Peavler, Charlie Peavler, Colton Ackerman and Ellie Ackerman, along with many other loving family members and friends. Along with his parents, he was preceded in death by his wife of 66 and a half years Doris. Visitation will be held Thursday, November 20, 2014 from 11:00 to 2:00 PM at the Booneville Funeral Home. Funeral services will be held Thursday, November 20, 2014 at 2:00 PM at the Booneville Funeral Home with Reverend J. Jameson Brunk officiating. He will be laid to rest next to his wife in the Shepherds Memorial Cemetery. The Booneville Funeral Home in charge of arrangements. www.boonevillekyfuneralhome.com 11/21/2014.

 

Strong, Alta Daniel

Alta Strong, 89, of Connersville, passed away unexpectedly early Thursday morning, July 29, 2010 in the Emergency Room at Fayette Regional Health System, after she became ill at home. She was born February 8, 1921 in Buckhorn, Kentucky in Owsley County, one of four daughters of Washington and Adele Gilbert Daniel. On June 16, 1948, she was married to Curtis Strong of Buckhorn, Kentucky and they moved to Connersville for residence. Together they raised eight children: Della, Carol, Maggie, Johnny, James, Betty, Corine and Ray. Alta devoted her entire life to caring for her family and looking after their needs. She was a devoted wife and loving mother. She attended the Bethel Apostolic Church in Connersville. During her leisure she enjoyed flower and vegetable gardening, sewing, crochet and spending time with her family. Survivors include three daughters: Della May Cooksey, Carol Jean Gabbard and husband, Robert, and Maggie Fox and husband, Clifford, all of Connersville; two sons: Johnny Strong, and James Strong, all of Connersville; 15 grandchildren: Timothy Groce, Carol Bartlett, Kimberly Schuck, Pamela Gabbard, Lisa Cooksey, Gary Cooksey, Troy Fox, Gilbert Fox, Jennifer Strong, Jeannette Strong, Jonna Strong, Dustin Strong, Kevin Strong, Jeremy Feeback and Jennifer Ketchum; twelve great-grandchildren; one great-great granddaughter; three sisters: Ruth Baker of Lawrenceburg, Indiana, Cornie Burns of Sunman, Indiana and Ruby Abner of Booneville, Kentucky; and many nieces, nephews and cousins. Besides her husband, Curtis Strong, who passed away August 19, 2003, she is preceded in death by two daughters: Betty Ann Strong and Corine Strong; a son, Ray Strong; and her parents. Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. Monday, August 2, 2010 at Miller, Moster, Robbins Funeral Home with Reverend Tom Johnson, Pastor of bethel Apostolic Church officiating. Burial will be in Valley Grove Cemetery. Friends may call at the funeral home from 4 until 8 P.M. on Sunday. Memorial contributions may be made in care of the funeral home to the donor’s choice. Friends may also visit the funeral home website at www.millermsoterrobbins.com to sign an online guest book and send condolences to the family. www.millermosterrobbins.com.

 

Strong, Bernice Spivey

Bernice Spivey Strong, 75, died on Jan. 16, 2010. She was preceded in death by her beloved husband, Raymond, whom she spent 47 wonderful years of marriage; her parents, Dan and Girtha Lynch Spivey; and four siblings, Banford, Douglas, China, and Raymond. She was a founding member of Clays Mill Road Church of God and was an award-winning cook. She is survived by her children, Pamela Strong Baker (Mike), Dean R. Strong, and Tim Strong (Connie); a sister, Betty Faye; two brothers, Danny Eugene and Kenneth; eight grandchildren, Misty, April, Shelly, Rusty, Josh, Lyndsey, Tabitha, and Jacob; nine great-grandchildren, Houston, Alexandria, Lauren, Timothy, Camry, Olivia, Joshua, Mason, and Evielyn; and many nieces and nephews. Funeral, Wednesday, 1:30 p.m., conducted by Rev. Gary Ballinger, Milward-Southland with burial following at Blue Grass Memorial Gardens. Visitation, Tuesday, 5-8 p.m. Memorials may be made to Clays Mill Road Church of God Building Fund. Lexington Herald Jan. 19, 2010.

 

Strong, Calvin

Calvin Strong was born December 3, 1961 in Jackson County and departed this life Thursday, March 24, 2016 in McKee, being 54 years of age. He was the son of Helen (Welch) Strong of McKee and the late Jesse Darrell Strong. In addition to his mother, Calvin is also survived by his son, Tommy Strong and wife Erin of Denver, Colorado; two step daughters, Jennifer Neeley of Tyner and Jessica Wilson of Annville and by six siblings, James Strong of Estill Co., John Strong of Madison Co., Ann Edmonson of Washington Co., Effie Hisel, Jessica Strong and Rosalyn Currier all of Jackson Co. Calvin was blessed with two grandchildren. Military service 1:00PM Tuesday, March 29, 2016 at Lakes Funeral Home conducted by the following members of the local D.A.V. Jack Welch Chapter #165, Leon Bales, Jim Bryant, Bobby Lakes, Danny Robinson, E. Myron Rader, Roy L. Callahan, B.J. McKinney, Paul Trent, Earl Coffey, Bob Scholten, Fred Sandlin, Pamela Barrett, Shane Morris & Lewis Sparks, Jr. Lakes Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements. www.lakesfuneralhomemckee.com 03/30/2016.

 

Strong, Carlos E.

Carlos E. Strong was born January 12, 1928 in Owsley County and departed this life Tuesday, March 25, 2008 at the St. Joseph Hospital in London, KY, being 80 years of age. He was the son of the late Willie & Liza (Bowles) Strong. Carlos is survived by his wife- Virginia (Brooks) Strong of Tyner and by the following children- Eddie Strong of Middletown, Ohio, Robert Strong of Berea, KY, Gary Strong of West Alexandria, Ohio, Jimmy Strong of Gratis, Ohio, David Laschitz of Miamisburg, Ohio, Linda Sutters of Mt. Sterling, KY and Cindy Asbury of Lebanon, Ohio. He is also survived by two brothers- Willie Strong Jr. of Goshen, Ohio & Marvin Strong of Richmond, KY and by two sisters- Joyce Roberts & Lonice Wright both of Norwood, Ohio. He was blessed with 28 grandchildren and 23 great- grandchildren. In addition to his parents, Carlos was also preceded in death by one daughter- Carlotta Cathers and by a brother- Conley Strong. Carlos was a veteran of the United States Army serving in World War II. He was also a member of the Union Baptist Church. Funeral service was held 2:00 PM Saturday, March 29, 2008 at Lakes Funeral Home with Bro. Bobby Burchette officiating. Burial followed in the Strong Cemetery in Owsley County. Lakes Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements. www.lakesfuneralhomemckee.com

 

Strong, Cecil C.

Cecil C. Strong age 84 of Hamilton passed away Friday August 17, 2012 at Mercy Franciscan at Shroder. He was born January 31, 1928 in Green Hall, Kentucky the son of the late Robert and Anne (Bowles) Strong. On December 20, 1958 in Hamilton he married Susan E. (White) Strong and she preceded him in death on May 13, 2012. Mr. Strong was a veteran of the U. S. Navy during World War II and was a retiree of Champion International Paper Company. He was an avid outdoorsman who enjoyed fishing, hunting, bird dogs, and Reds baseball. He is survived by two sons David (Linda) Strong of Middletown and Keith (Donna) Strong of Hamilton; two daughters Darla (Steve) Sabo of Fairfield Township and Angela (Keith) Barnett of Trenton six grandchildren; nine great grandchildren, and sister in law Cliffie Strong of Kentucky. Mr. Strong is also survived by numerous nieces and nephews. He was also preceded in death by five brothers and three sisters. Visitation at Mercy Franciscan at Shroder, 1302 Millville Avenue on Wednesday August 22, 2012 from 10:00 AM until the time of the funeral service at 11:00 AM, with Chaplain Lauren Marsh officiating. Burial to follow with full military honors in Rose Hill Burial Park. THE WEBSTER FUNERAL HOME 3080 Homeward Way at Rt. 4, Fairfield is serving the family. www.websterfuneralhomes.com 08/21/2012.

 

Strong, Cliffie Boyd Bowles

Mrs. Cliffie Boyd Strong, 97, of Big Springs Road, passed away February 28, 2013 at the Owsley County Health Care Center following a long illness. She was born October 5, 1915 in Jackson County, KY. was the daughter of the late Isaac Shelby & Callie Jane Lorton Bowles, was the widow of James Vernon Strong and was a homemaker and farmer. Mrs. Strong is survived by two daughters; Mrs. Etta Lucille Lamb of Booneville, Ky. and Mrs. Edith Fisher of Lexington, Ky. several grandchildren, great-grandchildren & great-great-grandchildren and one sister, Lou Ellis of Indiana. She was preceded in death by her parents; Isaac Shelby & Callie Jane Bowles, her husband, James Vernon Strong, two sons; James Lloyd and Jesse Darrell Strong, one great grandson & 17 brothers & sisters. Funeral services for Mrs. Strong were held Tuesday March 5, 2013 at 1:00 P.M. with visitation on Monday evening from 5:00 P.M. to 9:00 P.M. all at the Searcy and Strong Funeral Home. Officiating the service was the Rev. David Combs with the burial following in the Vernon & Cliffie Strong Family Cemetery (Big Springs Road in Owsley County.) The Searcy and Strong Funeral Home was in charge of all arrangements. Booneville Sentinel 03/07/2013.

 

Strong, Harlos Edwin

Booneville – Harlos Edwin Strong, age 64, passed away Saturday, August 3, 2013 at the Pikeville Medical Center in Pikeville, KY. Harlos was born March 10, 1949 in Oneida, Clay County, KY, a son of the late Claude and Helen (Creech) Strong. Harlos enjoyed farming, fishing, working in his yard, tending to his garden, and was associated with the House of Prayer Church in Haddix, KY. He is survived by his special companion Wanda Hampton of Booneville, KY, 2 brothers; Homer and Harold Strong both of Richmond, KY, 1 sister; Margaret (Hobert) Hicks of Tyner, KY, 2 nieces; Kathy Parker and Stephanie McQueen, 1 nephew; Brian Hicks, 1 great nephew; Tate Parker, along with many other loving family members and friends. Harlos was preceded in death by his parents, and 1 brother; James Wayne Strong. Funeral Services will be held at the Booneville Funeral Home, Booneville, KY at 2:00 PM on Wednesday, August 7, 2013 with Pastor David Reed officiating. Visitation will be held Tuesday, August 6, 2013 from 6:00 – 9:00 PM. Harlos will be laid to rest in the Strong Family Cemetery located in the Green Hall Community of Owsley County. The Booneville Funeral Home in charge of all arrangements. Pallbearers will be, Ivan McQueen, Dewayne Sizemore, Brian Hicks, Charlie Brown, Monroe Brown, and Charlie Russell. Honorary Pallbearers will be, Tate Parker, Bruce Creech, Sam Creech, Charles Creech, Edward Creech, Carlos Creech, and Ronnie Creech. In Lieu of flowers the family requests that donations be made to a Special Memorial Fund set up in Honor of Harlos. Please mail donations to Harlos Strong Memorial Fund 2555 Lake Hill Drive Richmond, KY 40475. www.boonevillekyfuneralhome.com 08/06/13.

 

Strong, Rev. Walter

Rev. Walter Strong, 86, Jackson passed away Mon., Jan. 28, at the Owsley Co. Health Care Center in Booneville. He founded and pastored the following churches - Jackson Church of God, Campton Church of God, Beattyville Church of God, Booneville Church of God, London Church of God and Clay County Church of God, he also founded the Kirby Knob Church of God. He had the Voice of the Mountain radio program for 60 years and also had a half hour tv show on the WLEX TV station for 18 years. He served the 28th District in the Ky. State Senate from 1973 - 1977. He was a veteran of WWII. He was preceded in death by his parents, Clifton and Nancy Ann (Short) Strong, two brothers and two sisters. He is survived by his wife, Gladys Cornett Strong of Jackson; two sons, Rodney Strong of Louisville, Leonard Burl Strong of Jackson; two daughters, Debbie Strong Washington of Richmond, Wilma Kay Strong of London; three brothers, Brack Strong of Cincinnati, Ohio, Simon Strong of Cincinnati, Ohio, Gerald Strong of Dayton, Ohio; one sister, Omeda Combs of Jackson; three grandchildren, Heather Strong Pacheco, Amanda Strong Deatharage, Emily Renee Tussey; one great grandchild, Sophie Pacheco. Funeral services Sat., Feb. 2, 1:00 PM at the Breathitt Funeral Home Chapel with Rev. Bobby Hollon and Rev. Rodney Williams officiating. Burial in the Haddix Cemetery. www.thebreathittfuneralhome.com 01/31/2013.

 

Sumner, Mary Jo Howell

Mrs. Mary Jo Sumner born January 31, 1936 departed this life on Monday, November 29, 2010 at her residence in Vicco, Kentucky making her stay on earth 74 years, 9 months, and 29 days. Mary Jo was born in Booneville, Kentucky, the daughter of the late James Howell and the late Edna Moore Howell. Mary Jo was an avid Avon Lady in the Vicco, Kentucky area for 35 years. Mary Jo was also preceded in death by her husband—Norman C. Sumner and one brother—Fred Howell. Mrs. Mary Jo Sumner leaved the following relatives surviving: four sons—Stanley Sumner & Vicki of Walland, Tennessee, Johnny Sumner & Gloria of Vicco, Kentucky, Jerry Sumner of Vicco, Kentucky, Charlie Sumner & Kim of Walland, Tennessee; Four daughters—Sandra Centers & Johnny of Jenkins, Kentucky, Tammy Combs & Earl of Happy, Kentucky, Robbie Combs & Marvin of Vicco, Kentucky, Penny Adams & Bill of Walland, Tennessee, One sister—Betty Ann Smith of Ohio; One half-brother—Lawrence Sumner of Georges Branch, Kentucky; One half-sister—Betty May Craig of Amherst, Ohio; 18 grandchildren, 20 great grandchildren, and 1 great-great grandchild; plus a host of other relatives and friends survive. Funeral services for Mrs. Mary Jo Sumner will be held at Ira Combs Old Regular Baptist Church in Jeff, Kentucky on Thursday, December 2, 2012 at 10:00 A.M. with Danny Dixon and Karl Baker officiating. Burial will be in the Combs Family Cemetery located at Scuddy, Kentucky. Visitation will be at the church beginning at 6:00 P.M. on Wednesday, December 1, 2010 until time of funeral on Thursday. www.englebowlingfuneralhome.com

 

Sutton, Norma

Norma Sutton was born in Owsley County on Jan. 13, 1919. She moved to Richmond during the 1920s. She graduated from Madison High School in 1935 and from Eastern Kentucky University in 1939. She taught commerce subjects at Woodbine High School in Whitley County from 1939 until 1941. She also taught commerce subjects at Madison Central High School from 1943 until 1952. She married Earl Ray Sutton on Aug. 30, 1941, in Fort Mitchell, Ky., in Kenton County. She is survived by her husband, Earl Ray Sutton of Richmond; one brother, Charles B. (Maxine) McCollum of Fruitland Park, Fla.; and several nieces and nephews. Pallbearers will be members of the mens' adult Sunday school class of the First Baptist Church on Main Street where she was a member for 50 years. Honorary pallbearers will be Betty and Bill Althauser, Virginia and Bill Scott and her caregivers, Kathy Coyle and Arlene Gibson. Funeral services will be 11 a.m. Tuesday, Dec. 24, 2002, at the Oldham, Roberts and Powell Funeral Home with the Rev. Bill Fort officiating. Visitation will be from 6-8 p.m. Monday, Dec. 23, 2002, at Oldham, Roberts and Powell Funeral Home. In lieu of flowers, contributions are suggested to Hospice Care Plus, 208 Kidd Drive, Berea, Ky. Submitted by Dr. D. L. Brewer

 

Svatba, Judy Rose Bowman

Mrs. Judy Rose Bowman Svatba, 56, passed away October 6, 2011 at her residence following a bout with cancer. She was born December 13, 1954 in Breathitt County, Ky. She was the daughter of Gene and Maxine Stamper Bowman. and the wife of Lou Svatba, she was an Owsley County Headstart teacher and was a member of the Sugar Camp Baptist Church. Judy is survived by her husband, Mr. Lou Svatba, a daughter, Ms. Jennifer Svatba, a grandson, Nicholas Svatba, and her parents, Mr. and Mrs. Gene and Maxine Bowman all of Booneville, Ky. Also surviving are two sisters, Mrs. Barbara Williams of Booneville, Ky. and Mrs. Debbie Barrett and husband Arthur of Clay County, Ky. One brother, Mr. Ronnie Bowman and wife Janet of Booneville, KY and several nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by a daughter: Susan Svatba and a brother: Kenneth Bowman. Funeral services for Mrs. Bowman were held Wednesday October 5, 2011 at 1:00 p.m. at the Sugar Camp Baptist Church, with visitation on Tuesday evening from 6:00 to 9:00 p.m. at the Searcy and Strong Funeral Home. Officiating the services will be the Rev. Tim Charlton with the burial following in the Green Bowman Cemetery on Sugar Camp. The Searcy and Strong Funeral Home is in charge of all arrangements. Booneville Sentinel 10/06/2011.


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