Obituaries Archives for 2020-07

LINDA YOUNG, 79, BURKESVILLE (ADAIR CO. NATIVE)

 
Linda Young, 79, of Burkesville, KY passed away on Wednesday, July 29, 2020 at her home. She was born on June 30, 1941 in Adair County, KY to the late Garon and Bertha Rogers Coffey. 
 
Linda was a member of Highland Chapel United Methodist Church and a retired employee of Bob Evans Apparel. 
 
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Aubrey Clayton Young and her son-in-law, Steve Neathery. 
 
SURVIVORS:
1 Daughter- Marsha Coppage & husband Gary of Russell Springs, KY
1 Son- Greg Young & wife Arlene of Burkesville, KY
4 Grandchildren- Jonathan Neathery & friend Adriane Curry of Columbia, KY, Paige Parrigin & husband Spencer of Burkesville, KY, Nathan Neathery & wife Ashley of Burkesville, KY, and Peyton Young of Burkesville, KY
2 Step Granchildren- Leonard Coppage & wife Ashley, and Nick Coppage, both of Russell Springs, KY
2 Great Grandchildren- Parker Neathery and Cooper Neathery both of Burkesville, KY
2 Step Great Grandchildren- Tyson Coppage and Blayton Coppage, both of Russell Springs, KY
1 Brother- Ronnie Coffey & wife Elva Jo of Columbia, KY
2 Sisters- Brenda Keltner of Columbia, KY and Marilyn Henderson of Venice, Florida
A host of other relatives & friends
 
Funeral Service: Saturday, August 01, 2020 at 2:00 P.M. at Ballou & Stotts Funeral Home, 304 N. Main Street, Burkesville, KY
 
Burial: Burkesville Cemetery
 
Visitation: Saturday, August 1, 2020 from 10 A.M. until the service time at 2 P.M.
 
Expressions of sympathy may take the form of donation to Highland Chapel United Methodist Church Outreach Fund, P.O. Box 816, Burkesville, KY 42717.
 
Ballou & Stotts Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.
 

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VOLA MAE BAILEY BENNETT, 80, COLUMBIA

 
Vola Mae Bailey Bennett, 80, of Columbia, KY died Friday, July 31, 2020 at 3:35 A.M. at Taylor Regional Hospital in Campbellsville. She was born October 7, 1939 in Metcalfe County, KY to the late Luther Delphus “Plum” and Sallie Gertrude Dickson Bragg.
 
Vola was a member of Big Creek Missionary Baptist Church and retired from Carhartt.  
 
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Stanley Bailey; 1 brother, Earl Bragg and 1 sister & brother-in-law: Dottie & Gary Coffey.
 
SURVIVORS:
1 daughter: Amanda (C.J.) Hadley of Columbia
1 step-daughter: Sherry (Allen) Remour of Bowling Green
1 sister: Lois Wilson of Columbia
1 sister-in-law: Ruby Bragg of Park City
2 grandchildren: Kylie Bailey and Kaden Hadley
2 step-grandchildren: Becky & Dana Remour
Several other relatives & friends
 
Funeral Service: Sunday, August 2, 2020 at 2:00 P.M. at Grissom-Martin Funeral Home with Bro. Rocky Morrison officiating
 
Burial: Moore Cemetery
 
Visitation: After 5:00 P.M. Saturday
 
ALL ATTENDEES TO VISITATION AND/OR FUNERAL ARE REQUIRED TO WEAR A FACIAL COVERING
 
Grissom-Martin Funeral Home in charge of arrangements.
 

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DONALD "SHORTY" BARRETT, 69, RUSSELL SPRINGS

 
Donald "Shorty" Barrett, 69, of Russell Springs, KY died Wednesday, July 29, 2020 at the VA Hospital in Lexington, KY. He was born on July 2, 1951 in Indianapolis, IN to the late Ola N. and Nannie Pearl Hagg Barrett. 
 
Donald was a truck driver and a veteran of the U.S. Army.

In addition to his parents he was preceded in death by a brother, Timothy Barrett and a brother-in-law, Jerry Bernard.
 
SURVIVORS:
1 sister: Nancy Bernard, Russell Springs, KY
1 brother: Ernest Dean Barrett, Shepherdsville, KY
1 niece: Nicole Barrett Garner, Russell Springs, KY
2 nephews: Joshua Kyle Barrett & Jamie Dean Barrett, of Shepherdsville, KY
Special friend: Margie Calhoun, Russell Springs
 
Funeral Service: Sunday, August 2, 2020 at 1:00pmCT at Bernard Funeral Home Chapel with Bro. David Coffey & Bro. Johnny Davis officiating
 
Visitation: 11:00am-1:00pmCT at the funeral home
 
Interment: New Hope Cemetery
 
Bernard Funeral Home in charge of arrangements.
 

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JOE BIRDWELL, 70, COLUMBIA

 
Joe Birdwell, 70, of Columbia, KY died Wednesday, July 29, 2020 at the U.K. Medical Center in Lexington from injuries sustained in an automobile accident on the Louie B. Nunn (Cumberland) Parkway in Russell County. He was born September 19, 1949 in Russell County to the late James Earl & Jessie Marie George Birdwell. 
 
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by 4 brothers: William, Phillip, David & James Birdwell and 1 sister, Eva Garner.  
 
Joe was a U.S. Army Veteran, having served during the Vietnam War. He sold produce and enjoyed fishing. 
 
SURVIVORS:
Wife: Bonnie Denton Birdwell of Columbia
3 Sons: Billy Birdwell of Campbellsville, Daryll Birdwell of Benton, KY & Randall Denton of Campbellsville
1 Daughter: Litisha Douglas of Glasgow
3 Sisters: Mattie Guffey of Jamestown, Mae Rexroat of Columbia & Susie Todd of Russell Springs
8 grandchildren, 2 great-grandchildren & 1 expectant great-grandchild
Several other relatives & friends 
 
Funeral Service: Saturday, August 1, 2020 at 1:00 P.M. at Grissom-Martin Funeral Home with burial in Freedom Cemetery
 
Visitation: After 5:00 P.M. Friday
 
Everyone attending the visitation or funeral service will be required to wear a mask.
 
Casket Bearers: Coty Birdwell, Dylan Franklin, Kayden Birdwell, Tony Derman, Anthony Bennett & Adam Bennett
 
Grissom-Martin Funeral Home in charge of arrangements.
 

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HETTIE BURTON, 75, EDINBURGH, INDIANA

 
Hettie E. Burton, 75, of Edinburgh, Indiana passed away Wednesday, July 29, 2020 at her residence. She was born October 16, 1944 in Adair County, KY, the daughter of the late Elijah & Effie (Powell) Denton. 
 
Hettie was a founding member of the Who-So-Ever-Will Community Church in Edinburgh where she was record keeper for many years. She worked at Amos Plastics from 1966 until 1987. She loved all of her family. She was alto singer in the former gospel group, Egypt Quartet. She enjoyed fishing and cooking deserts, especially Cherry Delight and Oreo Dirt Pudding.
 
In addition to her parents she was preceded in death by 2 brothers: Arnold Denton & Willey Denton, and 4 sisters: Birtie Cox, Dorinda Hadley, Annie Harmon, & Mary Denton.
 
SURVIVORS:
Husband: Robert Lewis Burton, whom she married December 1, 1963 
1 brother: Alvin (Joyce) Denton of Columbia, KY
1 sister-in-law: Rosie Denton of Mt. Auburn, Indiana
 
Funeral Service: Saturday, August 1, 2020 at 11:00amET at Who-So-Ever-Will Community Church in Edinburgh, IN with Reverend Lewis Burton officiating
 
Visitation: 4:00-8:00pmET on Friday, July 31, 2020 at the church and from 10:00amET until time of service on Saturday
 
Burial: Rest Haven Cemetery in Edinburgh
 
Eskew-Eaton Funeral Home in Edinburgh, Indiana is in charge of the arrangements.
 

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BILLY JO HOLT, 76, COLUMBIA

 
Billy Joe Holt, 76, of Columbia, KY died July 29, 2020 at his residence. Born in Columbia, KY he was the son of the late Otis Lloyd and Audra Powell Holt. 
 
Mr. Holt was a member of the Columbia Baptist Church and retired from GE in Louisville, KY.
 
SURVIVORS:
1 aunt: Josephine Vaughn of Jamestown, KY
 12 cousins: Judy Turner Roy (Louis) of Russell Springs, KY; Vicki Wilson (Scott) of Cookeville, TN; Carolyn Janes (Jadell) of Columbia, KY; Laverne Hadley (Dwan) of Columbia, KY; Calvin Powell (Debbie) of Russell Springs, KY; Sherry Brumley of Jamestown, KY; Donnie Powell (Barbara) of Jamestown, KY; Alvin Young (Linda) of Missouri; Elizabeth Calhoun (Lonnie) of Missouri; Chuck Powell (Ruby) of Illinios; Julie Cleary (Shawn) of North Dakota; William “Bill” Powell (Linda) of Arkansas
 
Mr. Holt was cremated and a memorial service will be held on Saturday, August 8, 2020 at 11:00amCT at Stotts-Phelps-McQueary Funeral Home with burial of his cremains in Haven Hill Cemetery.  
 
Visitation: Saturday, August 8, 2020 from 9:00am until time for the service.
 
For the health and respect of the family, please follow all rules for social distancing and The Healthy at Work Guidelines.  Everyone attending will be required to wear a mask or face covering.
 
Stotts-Phelps-McQueary Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.
 

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ALICE JANE COWAN, 62, COLUMBIA

 
Alice Jane Cowan, 62, of Columbia, KY died Wednesday, July 29, 2020 at 6:15 A.M. at her home after an illness. She was born September 30, 1957 in Springfield, Illinois, the daughter of the late Leonard Cowan & Dorothy Pierce Cowan of Columbia, KY (who survives).
 
Alice formerly worked as a Nurse’s Aid for Lake Cumberland Home Health.
 
SURVIVORS:
Mother: Dorothy Pierce Cowan of Columbia, KY
3 daughters: Machelle Young (Doug Bryant) and Tracey Simpson (Matt Corbin) of Columbia, KY; Melissa (Bryan) Russell of Jamestown, KY
1 brother: Mike Cowan of Tennessee
1 sister: Donna Cates of Arkansas
4 grandchildren: Dustin, Deven, Bethany and Braylee
Several other relatives and friends
 
Funeral Service: Friday, July 31, 2020 at 2:00 P.M. at Grissom-Martin Funeral Home with Bro. Clifton Cowan officiating
 
Burial: Bearwallow Cemetery
 
Visitation: After 10:00 A.M. Friday
 
ALL ATTENDEES TO THE VISITATION AND/OR FUNERAL ARE REQUIRED TO WEAR A FACIAL COVERING
 
Casket Bearers: Doug Bryant, Mat Corbin, Dustin Samuell, Deven Stone, Billy Hadley, Rodney Smith
 
Grissom-Martin Funeral Home in charge of arrangements.
 

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RONNIE GENE LOY, 71, JAMESTOWN

 
Ronnie Gene Loy, 71, of Jamestown, KY died Sunday, July 26, 2020 at Hospice of Lake Cumberland Jean Waddle Care Center in Somerset, KY. He was born in Russell County to Barbara Ballenger Miller and the late William C. Loy.
 
Ronnie was a member of the Fairview Separate Baptist Church and a former employee of Fruit of the Loom.
 
SURVIVORS:
Wife: Shelia Loy, Jamestown, KY
3 children: Christopher (Lauren) Loy, Russell Springs, KY; Timothy (Janeal) Loy, Jamestown, KY; Jillian (Kent) Whittingham, Louisville, KY
10 grandchildren
Mother & Stepfather: Barbara Ballenger Miller (Donald), Russell Springs
4 sisters: Sue Coleman, Science Hill, KY; Angie Scales, Russell Springs, KY; Debbie Robbins and Vicki Knowles, both of Illinois
3 brothers: Kevin Miller, Russell Springs, KY; Danny Loy and Bill Loy, both of Illinois
Stepmother: Patty Loy, Illinois
 
Funeral Service: Friday, July 31, 2020 at 1:00pmCT with Bro. Doug Baldwin officiating
 
Interment: Bethlehem Cemetery
 
Family requests all services be private.
 
The family also requests donations be made to Hospice of Lake Cumberland and these can be left at the funeral Home.
 
Bernard Funeral Home in charge of arrangements.
 

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MILDRED LUCILLE BARDIN, 92, LOUISVILLE (FORMERLY OF COLUMBIA)

 
Mildred Lucille Bardin, 92, of Louisville, KY (formerly of Columbia, KY) died Tuesday, July 28, 2020 at Signature Health Care in Louisville, KY.  Born in Adair County, KY she was the daughter of the late Toby and Pearl Gadberry Mitchum and wife of the late Louis Robert Bardin.
 
Mrs. Bardin was of the Christian faith and enjoyed crocheting, quilting and the outdoors.
 
In addition to her parents and husband, she was preceded in death by a son, Russell Bardin and a nephew, Harold “Mitch” Harvey.
 
SURVIVORS:
4 nieces: Elaine Thomas, Wanda Watson, Yvonne Magoffin and Linda Wade
Several other friends and relatives
 
Funeral Service: Friday, July 31, 2020 at 11:00amCT at Stotts-Phelps-McQueary Funeral Home with Bro. Elbert Hadley officiating
 
Burial: Stone Cemetery
 
Visitation: Thursday from 4:00-8:00pmCT and on Friday morning until time for the service
 
For the health and respect of the family, please follow all rules for social distancing and The Healthy at Work Guidelines.  Everyone attending will be required to wear a mask or face covering.
 
Stotts-Phelps-McQueary Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements.
 

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SHELBY JEAN HADLEY, 81, JAMESTOWN

 
Shelby Jean Hadley, 81, of Jamestown, KY passed away Monday, July 27, 2020 in Lexington, KY. She was born in Jamestown, KY on February 24, 1939, a daughter of the late Francis (Wilson) and Garfield  Dabney.
 
Shelby Jean was preceded in death by her husband, Earl Hadley and  her siblings.
 
SURVIVORS:
3 daughters: Donita Bernard, Deborah Walters, & Pamela Robertson
1 son: Charles Blankenship
2 brothers: Ross & Wilbur Dabney
8 grandchildren
5 great grandchildren
A host of nieces and nephews
 
Graveside Service: Friday, July 31, 2020 at 1:00pmCT at Russell Springs City Cemetery with Bro. Bobby Dunbar officiating
 
Walk-thru Visitation: Friday from 11:00am-12:30pmCT at H.E. Pruitt Memory Chapel
 
Interment: Russell Springs City Cemetery 
 
H.E. Pruitt Memory Chapel is in charge of the arrangements.
 

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SAMMANTHA GREER MCCAROL, 20, KNIFLEY

 
Sammantha Danielle Greer McCarol, 20, of Knifley, KY died Sunday, July 26, 2020 at Norton Children’s Hospital in Louisville, KY. Born in Campbellsville, KY she was the daughter of Jeff Greer (fiancée’ Betsy Harris) of Columbia and Hannah Coyt (Brian) of Alvaton, KY.
 
Sammantha was a member of the Hillvue Heights Church in Bowling Green, KY and enjoyed fishing, music and her pets.  Sammantha was crowned as Adair County’s millennium baby when she was born on January 3, 2000.
 
She was preceded in death by her paternal grandfather, C. W. Greer.
 
SURVIVORS:
Parents: Jeff Greer (fiancée’ Betsy Harris) of Columbia & Hannah Coyt (Brian) of Alvaton, KY
Husband: Dylan McCarol of Knifley, KY
Maternal grandparents: Neal & Thelma Faye Tucker of Knifley, KY
Paternal grandmother: Brenda Feese (Frankie) of Knifley, KY
1 sister: Maddison Coyt
5 brothers: Benjamin Jeremiah Greer, Isaiah, Christian, Benjamin & Ethan Coyt
 
Graveside Service: Wednesday, July 29, 2020 at 1:00pmCT at Robinson Chapel Cemetery at Knifley, KY with Bro. James Walker & Bro. Terry Boston officiating
 
For the health and respect of the family, please follow all rules for social distancing and the Healthy at Work Guidelines. Everyone attending will be required to wear a mask or face covering.
 
Stotts-Phelps-McQueary Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements. 
 

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JO BESSIE GRANT, 80, COLUMBIA

 
Jo Bessie Grant, 80, of Columbia, KY died Sunday, July 26, 2020 at her residence. She was born on December 10, 1939 to the late Bryant & Lizzie Bell Grant. 
 
Mrs. Grant was a former employee of Fruit of the Loom.
 
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Edwin Grant.
 
SURVIVORS:
5 children: Rita (Thomas) Boggs, Radcliff, KY; Vickie (Charles) Smith, Columbia, KY; Jimmy (Sherlon) Grant, Columbia, KY; Gary (Regina) Grant, Russell Springs, KY; Karen (Jason Long) Foster, Bowling Green, KY
14 grandchildren
25 great-grandchildren
2 great-great-grandchildren
1 sister: Norma Jean Cranfield of Ohio
 
Funeral Service: Wednesday July 29, 2020 at 2:00pmCT at Bernard Funeral Home with Bro. Doug Baldwin officiating
 
Visitation:  After 11:00amCT on Wednesday
 
Interment: Grant Cemetery
 
Bernard Funeral Home in charge of arrangements.
 

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AUTIC VIVAN LOY, 84, RUSSELL CO.

 
Autic Vivan Loy, 84, was born on November 6, 1935 in Russell County, KY to Vivan and Ruth (Warriner) Loy. He departed this life on Saturday, July 25, 2020 at the U.K. Hospital in Lexington, KY.  
 
Autic was a self-employed livestock dealer and a partner in the Russell Co. Stockyards, Farmer Livestock Mkt. in Glasgow and Lake Cumberland Livestock Mkt. in Somerset. He loved every aspect of the cattle industry and enjoyed promoting it. He also enjoyed being on the farm and checking his livestock every day.
 
Autic made a profession of faith in Jesus Christ and was a member of Fairview Separate Baptist Church. He never left a church service without thanking God for all He had done for him. He loved his wife, children, and grandchildren.
 
In addition to his parents, he was also preceded in death by a brother, Jimmy Dale Loy.
 
SURVIVORS:
Wife: Irene Popplewell Loy, Jamestown, KY
1 son: Jeff (Vicki) Loy, Jamestown, KY
1 daughter: Nenna (Barry) Lawson, Russell Springs
4 grandchildren: Weston Loy, Kaylyn Loy, Brannon Lawson, Nathan Lawson
1 brother:- Arvis (Rosalie) Loy, Jamestown, KY
2 sisters - Helen Grant, Dunnville, KY; Jeanette (Jimmie) Bolin, Jamestown, KY
1 sister in law: Carol Loy, Jamestown
A host of nieces and nephews 
 
Funeral service: Thursday, July 30, 2020 at 3:00pmCT at Fairview Separate Baptist Church with Bro. Doug Baldwin and Bro. Barry Lawson officiating
 
Visitation: From 10:00am-3:00pmCT at the church
 
Pallbearers: Weston Loy, Brannon Lawson, Nathan Lawson, Darrell Loy, Donnie Bolin, Jeron Loy.
 
Honorary pallbearers: James Brown, Tony Ferguson, Dean Hayes, Todd Bloyd, Craig Martin, Lawrence Purvis, Larry Story, Andy Wilson, Jack Bell.
 
Interment: Dixon Cemetery
 
Bernard Funeral Home in charge of arrangements.
 

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DAVID AUSTIN FOLEY, 27, RUSSELL SPRINGS

 
David Austin Foley, 27, of Russell Springs, KY passed away Saturday, July 25, 2020 at his residence. He was born October 30, 1992 in Cincinnati, Ohio, the son of David Foley & Lisa Hart Foley of Russell Springs, KY.
 
David was employed by Dr. Schneider and was a member of New Friendship United Baptist Church.
 
He was preceded in death by his paternal grandmother, Nancy Foley.
 
SURVIVORS:
Parents: David & Lisa Hart Foley of Russell Springs, KY
3 sisters: Shaunda Sharp (Jared) of Jamestown, KY; Jane Polston (Tommy) & Lancy Stapp (Sam), of Russell Springs, KY
2 brothers: Lucas Roberts & Lane Roberts, both of Russell Springs, KY
Maternal grandparents: Dean & Ellen Rosemary Hart of Russell Springs, KY
Paternal grandfather: Paul Foley of Russell Springs, KY
2 aunts & 1 uncle: Lesley Goodin (Tim), Laura Hart & Brian Foley
3 nieces & 1 nephew: Marlee Lucas, Violet Roberts, Sophie Stapp & Brodie Stockton
 
Funeral Service: Wednesday, July 29, 2020 at 10:00amCT at Wilson Funeral Home Chapel in Russell Springs, KY with Bro. Andy Robertson officiating
 
Visitation: Tuesday, July 28 2020 from 5:00pm-9:00pmCT at Wilson Funeral Home 
 
Interment: New Friendship United Baptist Church Cemetery in Russell Springs, KY
 
Wilson Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.
 

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GLENNA MAXINE BEAN, 88, RUSSELL SPRINGS

 
Glenna Maxine Bean, 88, of Russell Springs, KY died Friday, July 24, 2020 at Russell county Hospital. She was born November 13, 1931 in Russell County to the late Lonzo & Maggie Stephens Smith.
 
Glenna was a retired school teacher and a member of Fairview Baptist Church.
 
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by 6 siblings: Calvin Smith, Ethel Trammell, Anna Norman, Marie Sparks, Lee Smith, & Jeff Smith.
 
SURVIVORS:
Husband: J.C. Bean, Russell Springs, KY
3 children: Janet (Todd) Stearns, Jamestown, KY; John David Bean, Nashville, TN; Donna Bean, Russell Springs, KY
2 grandchildren: Jared Stearns & Justin Stearns
1 sister: Doris Blair, Russell Springs, KY
1 brother: Charles (Jo Nell) Smith, Russell Springs, KY
 
Funeral service: Tuesday, July 28, 2020 at 1:00pmCT at Bernard Funeral Home with Bro. Bill Mullins officiating
 
Visitation: After 11:00amCT on Tuesday
 
Interment: Fairview Cemetery
 
Pallbearers: Jared Stearns, Justin Stearns, Mike Burris, Gary Cain, Jim Cain, Ted Cain, & Tyler Absher
 
Bernard Funeral Home in charge of arrangements.
 

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JOHNNY HELM, 54, GREEN, 54, GREENSBURG

 
John A. “Johnny” Helm, 54, of Greensburg, KY son of Walter Helm and Patricia Godsey Thompson, was born June 25, 1966 in Taylor County, KY. He died at 10:34 A.M. on Thursday, July 23, 2020 in Louisville.      
 
John was an employee of Morgan Smith Industries in Columbia. He loved muscle cars and motorcycles and his hobbies included camping and drawing. He was artistic with wood and enjoyed woodworking.
 
SURVIVORS:
Father: Walter Helm of Campbellsville
Mother and step-father: Patricia and George Thompson of Columbia, KY;
Aunts and Uncles: Doug and Gail Godsey, Laverne Russell and Helen Gribbins of Campbellsville, Larry and Marsha Godsey of Columbia, KY; Wanda Benningfield and Kenny Bandy of Louisville, KY
Many other relatives and friends
 
John was also preceded in death by his paternal grandparents: Troy Helm and Anna Tedder and his maternal grandparents:  Ray Godsey and Bertha Godsey.
 
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WALK THROUGH VISITATION: 1:00 – 3:00 P.M., Sunday, July 26, 2020 at Parrott & Ramsey Funeral Home in Campbellsville, followed by the graveside service at Jones Chapel Cemetery in Elk Horn by Shawn Murphy
 
EXPRESSIONS OF SYMPATHY REQUESTED TO BE DONATIONS TO GIDEON BIBLES AND MAY BE MADE THROUGH PARROTT & RAMSEY FUNERAL HOME.
 

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INA JEAN WILLIS, 89, COLUMBIA

 
Ina Jean Willis, 89, of Columbia, KY died Thursday, July 23, 2020 at Green Hills Rehabilitation in Greensburg after an illness. Born in Adair County she was the daughter of the late Mont and Mattie Morrison Willis.  
 
In addition to her parents, Ina Jean was preceded in death by a sister, Dimple Willis Howell and one nephew, Terry Howell.
 
She was a member of the Columbia United Methodist Church and a retired teacher having taught 37 years in the New Albany, Indiana school system.
 
SURVIVORS:
1 nephew: Don Howell of Nashville, TN
2 nieces: JanHowell Royse of Columbia, KY and Mary Howell (Terry) of Nashville, TN
4 Great Nieces: Stefanie Howell Massey (Lance) of Nashville, TN; Alison Howell Sexton (Mark) of Bowling Green, KY; Katie Royse Hancock (Nick) of Henderson, KY; Abby Royse Taylor (Les) of Russell Springs, KY
2 Great Nephews: Randy Howell (Katie) of Nashville, TN; Tyler Royse (Shaunna) of Jamestown, KY
Great-Great Nieces and Nephews: Ann-Riley Sexton, Ava Massey, Laken Royse, Emersyn Royse, Everly Royse, Liam Taylor, Tucker Howell and Tucker Hancock
 
Graveside Service: 11:00amCT on Saturday, August 1, 2020 at Columbia Cemetery.  
 
The family requests expressions of sympathy take the form of donations to the Columbia United Methodist Church or the Adair County Public Library and can be left at the funeral home.
 
Stotts-Phelps-McQueary Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements.
 

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BEVERLY JEAN GILLESPIE, 69, CAMPBELLSVILLE

 

Beverly Jean Gillespie, 69, of Campbellsville, KY died Thursday, July 23, 2020 at her residence. Born in Green County, KY she was the daughter of the late Bobby Gene and Evelyn Rooks Foster and wife of the late Tony Gillespie. 
 
Mrs. Gillespie was a member of the Salem Baptist Church.
 
SURVIVORS:
1 son: Joshua Aaron Wise (Teresa)
5 grandchildren: Nora Pearl Wise, Jannah Davis, Courtney Morgan, Sophia Morgan and Olivia Morgan
1 sister: Brenda Foster of Campbellsville, KY
2 nieces: Missy Sneed & McKenzy Hardy (Tyler) 
1 nephew: Jesse Morgan, Jr. 
1 great nephew: James Dawson 
 
Funeral Service: 12:00pmET (11:00amCT) on Monday, July 27, 2020 at L.R. Petty Funeral Home in Campbellsville 
 
Burial: Campbellsville Memorial Gardens
 
Visitation: Monday from 11:00am until time for the service at L.R. Petty Funeral Home  
 
Stotts-Phelps-McQueary Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements.
 

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CLIFTON LEWIS JONES, 59, COLUMBIA

 
Clifton Lewis Jones, 59, of Columbia, KY died Thursday, July 23, 2020 at his sister’s home. He was born September 24, 1960 in Taylor County, KY to the late C.R. & Ruth Hutchison Jones.  
 
Clifton was a member of Trinity United Methodist Church and a farmer for many years.
 
SURVIVORS:
1 Brother: Michael Jones & his wife Kathy of Columbia
1 Sister: Melinda Withers & her husband Terry of Columbia
1 Niece: Stephanie Watson & her husband Joe of Columbia
Great-Niece & Great-Nephew – Audrey & Graham Watson
Several other relatives & friends
 
Funeral Service: Sunday, July 26, 2020 at 2:00 P.M. at Grissom-Martin Funeral Home with Bro. Steve Pescosolido officiating
 
Burial: Columbia Cemetery
 
Visitation: After 11:00 A.M. Sunday
 
EVERYONE ATTENDING THE VISITATION AND FUNERAL SERVICE WILL BE REQUIRED TO WEAR A MASK.
 
Casket Bearers: Brian Cowan, Chris Slattery, Christopher Slattery, Donnie Cornelison, Danny Pyles & Ronnie Graves
 
Grissom-Martin Funeral Home in charge of arrangements.
 

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BRUCE ELDEN WILSON, 91, OHIO (RUSSELL CO. NATIVE)

 
Bruce Elden Wilson, 91, of Morrow, OH died June 29, 2020. He was born on June 29, 2020 in Russell County to the late Elvin & Altha Sullivan Wilson.
 
Bruce was a veteran of the U.S. Navy and was a horse trainer.
 
SURVIVORS:
2 nieces: Karen Wilson & Cindy Thompson.
3 nephews: Kerry Wade, Steven McFarland, & Vaught McFarland.
1 sister in law: Sue Wilson
 
Graveside Service: Saturday, July 25, 2020 at 10:00amCT at the Jamestown Cemetery
 
Bernard Funeral Home in charge of arrangements.
 

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GARY E. REXROAT, 72, FLORIDA

 
Gary Edward Rexroat, 72, of Trenton, Florida passed away Saturday, July 18, 2020 after an extended illness. He was born in Somerset, KY on May 25, 1948 to Ralph and Unema Rexroat. 
 
Gary was a member of the first Physician Assistants Program and the first graduating class of the Physician Assistants program at Duke University in 1972. He came to work at the University of Florida and later transferred into the U of F Rural Medicine Program with his first rotation in Cross City, then transferring to Trenton to expand the Rural Medical Program. After leaving the Rural Medical Program, he co-started the Chiefland Medical Center (with Ted Burt and Tammie Sanders). After selling the practice, he went back to the University of Florida, to the U.F.Health Clinic in Old Town and later moved back to Chiefland Medical Center.
 
Gary served 4 years in the U.S. Navy as a Corman serving in Vietnam and receiving a Bronze Star and 3 Purple Hearts and then served 10 years in the U.S. Army Reserves as a Warrant Officer. He was a member of the American Legion, William T. Carlton Masonic Lodge #46 in Trenton, the Physician Assistants Association serving as its 1st president, Health Planning Council, served on the Gilchrist County School Board for 20 years, and earned the Gilchrist County Lifetime Achievement Award.
 
His hobbies included hunting, fishing, sitting on the back porch and spending time with his family.
 
SURVIVORS:
Wife of 52 years: Gwenda Rexroat of Trenton, FL
1son: Matthew (Jillian) Rexroat of Trenton, FL
8 grandchildren: Jaxson, Jayson, Isaiah, Trey, Zachery, Emily, Matthew, and Zackary
1 brother: Alonzo Rexroat of San Diego, CA
1 sister: Marie Rexroat of Quantico, VA
 
In addition to his parents, he was also preceded in death by a sister, Vickie Lynn Wade.
 
A committal service for Gary E. Rexroat will be held on Saturday, July 25, 2020 at 3:00pmCT at the Free Union Separate Baptist Church Cemetery with Bro. Dustin McGowan officiating.
 
Visitation will be at Bernard Funeral Home Chapel from 10:00am-2:00pmCT on Saturday, July 25, 2020.
 
Bernard Funeral Home is in charge of local arrangements.
 

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STEVE CARTER, 68, LOUISVILLE (CUMBERLAND CO. NATIVE)

 
Steve Carter, 68, of Louisville, KY (formerly of Burkesville) passed away on Wednesday, July 22, 2020 at Lyndon Woods Care and Rehabilitation in Louisville. Steve was born on February 28, 1952 in Cumberland County, KY to the late Joe Dillon Carter and Juanita Coats Carter. 
 
He was a former employee of Gaddie Shamrock and had served in the U.S. Army National Guard attaining the rank of Sergeant.  
 
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by 5 siblings: Doris L. Carter, Veronica Bonnie Martin, Joe F. Carter, Ernest H. Carter, and Bobby M. Carter.       
 
SURVIVORS:
Wife: Carolyn Michelle Carter of Burkesville, KY
4 Daughters: Brandi Carter Compton of Columbia, TN; Cheynne Bentley of Cookeville, TN; Porcia Carter of Glasgow, KY; Kala Carey of Russell Springs, KY
1 Son: Steven Carter of Russell Springs, KY
A host of nieces, nephews, and other relatives and friends
 
Cremation has been chosen and there will be no services.
 
Ballou & Stotts Funeral Home in charge of arrangements.
 

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BOBBY ALLEN COMPTON, 80, ADAIR CO.

 
Bobby Allen Compton, 80, died Tuesday, July 21, 2020 at his home in Adair County, KY. He was born May 3, 1940 in Columbia, KY to the late Edgar Riley and Fannie Keltner Compton.
 
Bobby was a member of Big Creek Missionary Baptist Church, a U.S. Army Veteran and retired from Wabash Fiber Box Company in Argo, Illinois. 
 
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by 3 brothers and 1 sister: Harold, Jimmy & Eddie Compton and Helen Keltner.
 
SURVIVORS:
Wife: Peggy Lynne French Compton of Adair County, KY
2 daughters: Glenda (Dale) Wilson of Lockport, Illinois; Deanna (Darrell) Price of Jabez, KY
1 brother: Danny Joe (Anne) Compton of Adair County, KY
1 sister: Judy Coomer of Adair County, KY
8 grandchildren
11 great-grandchildren
Several nieces, nephews, and other relatives & friends
 
Funeral Service: Saturday, July 25, 2020 at 1:00 P.M. at Grissom-Martin Funeral Home with Bro. Sammy Norris officiating
 
Burial: Moore Cemetery
 
Visitation: After 11:00 A.M. Saturday
 
**ATTENDEES TO BOTH VISITATION AND FUNERAL ARE REQUIRED TO WEAR MASKS**
 
Grandsons will be Casket Bearers.
 
Grissom-Martin Funeral Home in charge of arrangements.
 

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CHARLES HENRY GREEN, 85, COLUMBIA


Charles Henry Green, 85, of Columbia, KY died Monday, July 20, 2020 at his residence.  Born in the Gadberry community of Adair County, KY he was the son of the late Walter and Daisy Gadberry Green.

 

Mr. Green was a member of the Worldwide Church of God, a veteran of the U.S. Army and member of VFW Post 6097.  He was a self-taught musician, playing many instruments. He also enjoyed bird hunting and fishing.

 

SURVIVORS:

Wife of 62 years: Alma Long Green

1 daughter: Sherry Parnell (Mike) of Columbia, KY

1 granddaughter: Benisha Parnell of Columbia, KY

2 grandchildren: Chandler Wilson and Alyssa Wilson both of Columbia, KY

3 brothers: Darrell “Buddy” Green and Allen Green (Patty) both of Columbia, KY; Walter Floyd Green (Beannie) of Glasgow, KY

1 sister: Reda Faye Dykes of Louisville, KY

Several nieces and nephews

 

Funeral Service: 1:00pmCT on Wednesday, July 22, 2020 at Stotts-Phelps-McQueary Funeral Home 

 

Burial: Jones Chapel Cemetery with full military honors provided by VFW Post 6097

 

Visitation: Tuesday from 4:00-8:00pmCT and on Wednesday morning until time for the service 

 

For the health and respect for the family, please follow all rules for social distancing and The Healthy at Work Guidelines.  Everyone attending will be required to wear a mask or face covering.

 

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ROY LEE TURNER, 68, COLUMBIA


Roy Lee Turner, 68, of Columbia, KY died Sunday, July 19, 2020 at the Barren County Nursing & Rehab in Glasgow. He was born April 8, 1952 in Adair County to the late Robert & Lillie Rooks Turner. 

 

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by a brother, Ralph Turner.  

 

Roy was self-employed and a former chef in Jamestown, Kentucky.

 

SURVIVORS:

1 Daughter: Kimberly Wise & husband Michael of Lebanon

3 Grandchildren: Nick McGaha, Tyler McGaha & wife Alex, and Autumn McGaha all of Columbia

4 Great-Grandchildren: Bennett McGaha, Kynlee Derman, Willow McGaha & Adalyn McGuffin

3 Brothers: Raymond Turner & Lewis Turner both of Edinburgh, IN & Jimmy Turner of Russell Springs

3 Sisters: Ida Hribar of Ohio, Estel Blankenship & Callie Jeffries both of Louisville

Several other relatives & friends

 

Funeral Service: Wednesday, July 22, 2020 at 11:00 A.M. at Grissom-Martin Funeral Home with Bro. Billy Dunbar officiating

 

Burial: Lander Bryant Cemetery

 

Visitation: After 4:30 P.M. Tuesday

 

ALL ATTENDEES FOR FUNERAL & VISITATION WILL BE REQUIRED TO WEAR MASK.

 

Casket Bearers – Nick McGaha, Tyler McGaha, Terry McGuffin, Michael Wise, Jamian Bailey & Jamie Blankenship

 

Grissom-Martin Funeral Home in charge of arrangements.

 

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SUE ANN TAYLOR, 73, NICHOLASVILLE


Sue Ann Taylor, 73, of Nicholasville, KY died Sunday, July 19, 2020 at Baptist Health in Lexington. She was born November 13, 1946 in Lexington, KY.

 

Sue was preceded in death by her father, Verlin Stokley. 

 

She was the executive housekeeper at the Gratz Park Inn in Lexington. 

 

SURVIVORS:

Husband – Clifford Taylor of Nicholasville

Mother – Susie Neal Stokley of Nicholasville

1 Son – Thomas Eugene (Margaret) Currens, Jr. of Nicholasville

3 Brothers – Verlin Stokley, Jr. & Danny Stokley both of Lexington & Ernest Stokley of Nicholasville

1 Sister – Kathleen Jones of Nicholasville

2 grandchildren & 3 great-grandchildren

Several other relatives & friends

 

Funeral Service: Thursday, July 23, 2020 at 12:00 P.M. at Grissom-Martin Funeral Home

 

Burial: Haven Hill Cemetery

 

Visitation: After 11:00 A.M. Thursday

 

ALL ATTENDEES FOR FUNERAL & VISITATION WILL BE REQUIRED TO WEAR MASK.

 

Sue Ann’s family will serve as casket bearers.

 

Grissom-Martin Funeral Home in charge of arrangements.

 

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Rose D. Walton, 81, Russell Springs


Rose D. Walton, 81, of Russell Springs, died Sunday,

July 19, 2020 at her home. She was born July 26, 1938

in Hardy, Miss. to the late John & Geneva Sullivan

Derrington.

 

Rose was a homemaker and a member of Jamestown

Christian Church.

 

SURVIVORS:

husband: Bill Walton, Russell Springs

3 children: Lisa (Mike) Bradshaw, Jamestown, KY; Maria Walton, Bowling Green, KY;  Ray (Melanie) Walton, Lexington, KY

3 grandchildren: Jason (Andra) Bradshaw, Kyle Bradshaw, & Conner Walton

1 great grandchild: Caynan Bradshaw

2 step great grandsons: Gavin & Chase Thomas

1 brother: Jimmy D. Derrington, Madison, MS

1 sister: Bernice Woods Griffin, Grenada, MS

 

Funeral Service: Wednesday, July 22, 2020 at 1:00pmCT at Bernard Funeral Home Chapel with Bro. Bill Welker and Bro. Bucky Walters officiating.

 

Visitation: After 11:00amCT on Wednesday

 

Interment: Russell County Memorial Gardens

 

Pallbearers: Jason Bradshaw, Kyle Bradshaw, Connor Walton, Darrin Jones, Ben Woods, & Greg Bunch

 

Bernard Funeral Home in charge of arrangements.

 

 

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Darrell C. Stearns, 74, Russell Springs


Darrell C. Stearns, 74, of Russell Springs, KY died Friday, July 17, 2020 at the Hospice of Lake Cumberland, Jean Waddle Care Center in Somerset.

He was born September 4, 1945 in Russell County to the late Thomas Ray & Ada Wade Dunbar Stearns.

 

Darrell was a Veteran of the U.S. Air Force, a member of Concord Methodist Church and a construction project manager.

 

SURVIVORS:

Wife: Cory Stearns, Somerset, KY

2 children: Jo Donna (Terry) Stargel, Russell Springs, KY; Jeremy (Ashton) Stearns, Windsor, KY

4 grandchildren: Miranda (Samuel) Dever, Lucas Stargel, Carman Stearns, & Jasper Stearns

3 great grandchildren: Branson Dever, Elias Dever, & Gabrian Dever

1 brother: Doyle (Melissa) Stearns, Greensburg, KY

 

Funeral Service: Tuesday, July 21, 2020 at 2:00pmCT

at Bernard Funeral Home Chapel with Bro. Josh Owens

and Bro. Reggie Tipton officiating

 

Visitation: After 10:00amCT on Tuesday

 

Special Music: The Blakey's

 

Pallbearers: Jeremy Stearns, Terry Stargel, Lucas Stargel, Samuel Dever, Michael Stearns, & Glenn Stearns

 

Bernard Funeral Home in charge of arrangements.

 

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JAMES DEAN ANTLE, 77, RUSSELL SPRINGS

 

James Dean Antle, 77, of Russell Springs, KY died Thursday, July 16, 2020 at Lake Cumberland Regional Hospital in Somerset. He was born September 3, 1942 in Russell County, KY to the late Arnold & Susie Morgan Antle

 

James was a trucker in the coal mines.

 

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his wife, Nola Jean Antle; a daughter, Jamie Holt; 2 brothers, Glen & Randy Antle and a sister, Linda Antle.


SURVIVORS:

1 step son: Brian Hannah, South Point, Ohio

5 step grandchildren

5 sisters: Louise Bradshaw, Carolyn (Jerry) Wade, and Elaine (Bruce) Conover, all of Russell Springs, KY; Patsy (Russ) Ball, Madisonville, KY; Janice Burris, Columbia

2 brothers: Ralph (Shirley) Antle and Kenneth (Carol) Antle, both of Russell Springs, KY

Special niece: Susan Bradshaw 

Special friend: Rella Centers

 

Funeral service: 1:00pmCT on Sunday, July 19, 2020 at Bernard Funeral Home Chapel with Bro. Richard Lehman officiating

 

Visitation: 10:00am-1:pmCT on Sunday 

 

Interment: Wolford Cemetery

 

Special music: Kolten & Chloe Grider

 

In lieu of flowers the family request donations  be made to the Wolford Cemetery. These can be made at the funeral home.

 

Bernard Funeral Home in charge of arrangements.

 

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JAMES REDMOND, 70, RUSSELL SPRINGS

 

James Redmon, 70, of Russell Springs, KY passed away Sunday, July 12, 2020 at Russell County Hospital. He was born in Russell Springs, KY on March 20, 1950, a son of Phena (Bolin) Redmon and the late Bluford Redmon 

In addition to his father, he was preceded in death by 2 brothers, Gary and Wendell Redmon 


SURVIVORS:
Mother: Phena Redmon 
7 sisters: Brenda Herbert, Barbara Redmon,Vera Redmon, Kathy Shell, Sandra Goforth, Beverly Loy, and Melissa Coffey 
3 brothers: Roger, David, and Terry Redmon 
A host of nieces and nephews

Private Service: 1:00pmCT on Wednesday, July 15, 2020 at H.E. Pruitt Memory Chapel in Jamestown, KY with Bro. Markk Lawless officiating. 

Walk-thru Visitation: Wednesday from 11:00am-1:00pmCT at the funeral home. We ask that everyone please wear a face mask. 

Interment: Bethlehem Cemetery, Russell Springs, KY. 
 
H.E. Pruitt Memory Chapel is in charge of arrangements.
 

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DENNIS RICHARD WILSON, 69, RUSSELL SPRINGS


Dennis Richard Wilson, 69, of Russell Springs, KY passed away Thursday, July 9, 2020 at Ephriam McDowell Hospital. He was born January 15, 1951 in Somerset, KY, the son of the late Iva Wilson and Elsie Chumbley Wilson.


Besides his parents, he was preceded in death by 3 brothers, Joe and Ira Wilson and an infant brother.

 

Dennis was a veteran having served in the U.S. Army. He was also an intoxilyzer technician for the Kentucky State Police and a member of Dunnville Church of God.


SURVIVORS:

Wife: Candace "Candy" Bowmer Wilson, Russell Springs, KY

1 Son: Christian Anthony Mach, (Tina), Okeana OH

1 Sister: Wilma Wilsuz, Westchester OH

2 Brothers: Gary Wilson and Ezra Wilson, both of Russell Springs, KY

1 granddaughter: Emily Grace Mach

Special grandchildren: Ryan and Sara Keith, Daniel and Abigail Bernard

Several nieces & nephews

 

Memorial Service: Saturday, July 25, 2020 at 1:00pmCT at Bernard Church of God with Bro. Ted Stidham officiating

 

Visitation: 11am-1pmCT on Saturday, July 25th at the church 

 

Wilson Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.

 

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SHEILA DENISE DUNBAR PRICE, 61, COLUMBIA


Sheila Denise Dunbar Price, 61, of Columbia, KY died Wednesday, July 15, 2020 at her residence. Born in Cumberland County, KY she was the daughter of the late Kay and Gaynell Upchurch Dunbar.

 

Mrs. Price was a member of the Breeding United Methodist Church. She was a former employee of Oshkosh in Columbia and later enjoyed working on the farm.

 

Survivors include her husband: Robert Price, Jr. of Columbia; 2 sons: Matthew Corbin (Jamie) and Jesse Jace Price both of Columbia; 1 step-daughter: Elizabeth Grace Price of Lexington; 2 grandsons: Colton Riley Luttrell and Raydin Cash both of Columbia; 1 step-granddaughter: Jessica Lowe of Berea, KY; 1 sister: Pam Kay Dunbar Fudge of Columbia; 1 niece: Crystal Cain (Steve) of Somerset, KY; 1 great niece: Courtney Karnes (Josh) of Columbia and several cousins, friends and other relatives.

 

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by a brother, Richard Dewayne Dunbar.

 

Mrs. Price chose cremation and a celebration of life service will be held at a later date. 
 

Stotts-Phelps-McQueary Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements.

 

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PHYLLIS JO (CARTER) ROOKS, 75, COLUMBIA


Phyllis Jo Rooks, 75, of Columbia, KY died Monday, July 13, 2020 at her home. Born in Columbia, KY she was the daughter of the late Lee “Bob” and Mary Lee Denton Carter.

 

Mrs. Rooks was a member of the Free Union Separate Baptist Church in the Sano Community and loved spending time with her family and friends.

 

She is survived by her 6 children: Sharon Hamlett (Richard), Mitchell Rooks (Bernice), Mark Rooks, Mickey Rooks (Dinah) and Anissa Russell all of Columbia, KY and Mike Rooks (Velma) of Russell Springs, KY; several grandchildren & great grandchildren.

 

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by an infant granddaughter, Rachel Lynn Russell and a brother, Phillip Carter.

 

A Graveside Service was held at 11:00am on Thursday, July 16, 2020 at Free Union Cemetery. 
 

Stotts-Phelps-McQueary Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements.

 

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LAURA ANN LYNCH, 70, RUSSELL SPRINGS

 

Laura Ann Lynch, 70, of Russell Springs, KY passed away July 14, 2020 at her home. She was born September 9, 1949 to the late Elmo Mitchell & Anna Mary Everman Bradley.

 

Laura was a member of the Russell Springs United Methodist Church & served many years in the ministry of Celebrate Recovery and also in jail ministry. She was a faithful servant for Christ & a devoted mother, wife & friend.

 

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by 2 sons, John Bradley & Peter Bradley.


SURVIVORS:

Husband: Frank Lynch, Russell Springs, KY

2 children: Frank Lucia Lynch, Florida; Vincent Michael Lynch, both of Florida

2 grandchildren

2 sisters: Karen Shanks and Peggy Yarbrough of Crossville, TN

 

There will be a private Celebration of  Life with close family & friends to come in the following weeks.

 

Expressions of sympathy are requested to Russell Springs United Methodist Church for Celebrate Recovery.

 

Bernard Funeral Home in charge of arrangements.

 

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RONNIE LEE PYLES, 73, COLUMBIA


Ronnie Lee Pyles, 73, of Columbia, KY died Sunday, July 12, 2020 at Liberty Care and Rehabilitation Center in Liberty, KY.  Born in Columbia, KY he was the son of the late Walter “Jug” and Laura Hagy Pyles.

 

Mr. Pyles was a member of New Hope Separate Baptist Church and a former employee of Fruit of the Loom. He was a Kentucky Colonel and enjoyed hunting and fishing.

 

SURVIVORS:

1 daughter: Angela Russell (Jimmy) of Campbellsville, KY

4 grandchildren: Austin Belt, Clayton Russell, Jimmy Russell Jr. and Mary Russell

2 brothers: Kenny Pyles (Demaris) of Columbia and Tony Pyles (Barb) of White House, OH

1 sister: Linda Capps of Mt. Washington, KY

3 nieces: Rhonda, Tabitha and Sara

 

Funeral Service: 11:00am Wednesday, July 15, 2020 at Stotts-Phelps-McQueary Funeral Home with Bro. David Coffey officiating

 

Burial: New Hope Cemetery

 

Visitation: Tuesday from 4:00-8:00pm and continue on Wednesday morning until time for the service

 

For the health and respect of the family, please follow all rules for social distancing and The Healthy at Work Guidelines. Everyone attending will be required to wear a mask or face covering. 
 

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RICHARD LYNN "RICKY" HICKS, 58, CAMPBELLSVILLE


Richard Lynn “Ricky” Hicks, 58, of Campbellsville, KY died Friday, July 10, 2020 at 9:50 P.M. at Jewish Hospital in Louisville. He was born August 21, 1961 in Cincinnati, Ohio to the late Delmer and Edith Glover Hicks.

 

He was employed as a Screen Printer.

 

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by a daughter, Devan Jean Hicks, 4 brothers: Howard, Larry, Phil and Russell Hicks and 4 sisters: Sue Miller, Carolyn Grammer, Wilma Abell and Ida Hicks.

 

SURVIVORS:

Wife: Betty Rawlings Hicks of Campbellsville

2 sons: Richie (Amy) Crews of Campbellsville and Bobby (Jessica) Callahan of Dry Ridge, KY

2 daughters: Michelle Crews and Connie (Chris) McFarland all of Campbellsville

2 brothers: Ronnie (Sharon) Hicks and Carl (Brenda) Hicks all of Campbellsville

14 Grandchildren

Several other relatives and friends

 

Funeral Service: Monday, July 13, 2020 at 2:00 P.M. (CDT) at Grissom-Martin Funeral Home with Bro. Roger Grammer and Bro. Robert Grammer officiating

 

Burial: Columbia Cemetery

 

Visitation: After 5:00 P.M. (CDT) Sunday

 

The Healthy at Work Guidelines issued by the State will be followed.

 

ALL ATTENDEES WILL BE REQUIRED TO WEAR A MASK.

 

Casket Bearers:  Mike Hicks, Richie Crews, Austin Crews, Waylon Franklin, Stanley Rawlings, Bobby Callahan

 

Grissom-Martin Funeral Home in charge of arrangements.

 

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BARBARA ANN EDMONDS, 81, RUSSELL SPRINGS


Barbara Ann Edmonds, 81, of Russell Springs, died Saturday, July 11, 2020 at Fair Oaks Health & Rehab in Jamestown, KY. She was born August 18, 1938 in Russell County to the late Frank & Ila Emerson Lawless.

 

Barbara was retired from Fruit of the Loom and was a member of Mt. Eden Baptist Church.

 

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by 3 siblings: Janet Burchett, Dean Bernard, & Michael Lawless.


SURVIVORS:

3 children: Teresa (Steve) Mayer and Melissa Jo (William) Sprague, both of Russell Springs, KY; Tracy Mann of Louisville, KY

7 grandchildren & 10 great grandchildren

1 brother: Bruce Lawless, Russell Springs, KY

4 sisters: Georgia Edmonds, Wanda Brown, and Eloise Owens, all of Russell Springs, KY; Becky Acey of Somerset, KY

 

Funeral Service: Wednesday, July 15, 2020 at 1:00pmCT at Bernard Funeral Home Chapel with Bro. Paul Roy and Bro. Lindsey Cornett officiating

 

Visitation: After 11:00amCT on Wednesday

 

Interment: Bernard Cemetery

 

Pallbearers: Cameron Popplewell, Noah Irvin, Grant Collins, Riley Burke, Bailey Burke, and Ryan Wilkerson


Honorary Pallbearers: Matthew Janes, Mason Janes


Bernard Funeral Home in charge of arrangements.

 

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BETTY FISHER, 74, RUSSELL SPRINGS


Betty Lucille Fisher, 74, of Russell Springs, KY died Tuesday, July 7, 2020 at Russell County Hospital. She was born March 9, 1946 in Adair County to the late Marvin & Effie Bunch Grider.

 

Betty attended Faith Temple Church and was a retired employee of Fruit of the Loom. She has organized many benefits to help individuals pay funeral expenses, medical bills, etc. Betty has also organized an annual Community Thanksgiving Dinner in Russell County for the past 20 years with the help of many volunteers and businesses who donated food, money, etc. She worked tirelessly for people in our community who needed a helping hand and she will certainly be missed.

 

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by 2 brothers, Eugene Grider & Junior Grider.

 

SURVIVORS:

1 daughter: Lisa (Donnie) Clark, Russell Springs

1 grandson: Caleb Clark (& special friend Gracie Cape)

2 grand dogs: Abby & Ruby

Numerous other close friends & extended family members

 

Funeral service: 10:00amCT on Friday, July 10, 2020 at Bernard Funeral Home Chapel with Bro. Gene Sneed and Bro. Phillip Miller officiating.

 

Visitation: 6-8 PM on Thursday and 8-10 AM on Friday


Pallbearers: Tony Kerr, Chris Wilson, Josh Higginbotham, Evan Bray, Jesse Bray, Kevin Bray, and Stacy Brumley

 

The family request all visitors wear a face mask.

 

Bernard Funeral Home in charge of arrangements.

 

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TYLER GREGORY GRANT, 17, JAMESTOWN


Tyler Gregory Grant, 17, of Jamestown, KY passed away Monday, July 6, 2020 at Lake Cumberland due to drowning. He was born September 17, 2002 in Chattanooga, TN, a son of Bryan & Theresa Lloyd Grant of Jamestown, KY.



SURVIVORS:
2 Brothers: Brandon Grant & Shawn Grant of Jamestown, KY


Bryan attended Main Street Church of God and would have been a senior this year at Russell County High School.

Funeral service: 2:00 PM on Friday, July 10 2020 at Jamestown Christian Church

Visitation: 5 - 9 PM Thursday, July 9, 2020 at Jamestown Christian Church

Interment: Russell Springs Cemetery, 1516 Lakeway Drive, Russell Springs, KY

Expressions of sympathy are requested to be made to the Tyler Grant Funeral Fund and may be left at First National Bank of Russell Springs.

Wilson Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.

 

 

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MARGUERITE TODD GRIDER, 102, COLUMBIA


Marguerite Todd Grider, 102, of Columbia, KY passed away Sunday, July 5. 2020 in Campbellsville, KY. She was the daughter of the late Curt and Minnie Jones Stephens.

 

Marguerite was preceded in death by her husband, George Robert Todd on April 15, 1984 and later married Ernest Grider who preceded her in death on November 25, 2000.

 

SURVIVORS:

2 sons: George Curtis Todd (Jo Ann) and Jimmy Todd (Sherlene) both of Columbia, KY

5 grandchildren, 2 step grandchildren, 12 great grandchildren, 2 step great grandchildren and 9 great great grandchildren.

 

Mrs. Grider was a member of the Cane Valley Baptist Church, was retired from Union Underwear and a homemaker.

 

In addition to her parents and husbands, she was preceded in death by two infant sons: Robert Hurt Todd and Mitchell Todd; 1 brother: Denny “Buddy” Stephens; 1 half-brother: Bobby Stephens; 2 great grandchildren: Willie Kyle and Claire York.

 

Funeral Sservice: 11:00am Wednesday, July 8, 2020 at Stotts-Phelps-McQueary Funeral Home with burial in the Cane Valley Cemetery. 
 

Visitation: Tuesday, July 7th from 4:00–8:00pmCT at the funeral home and will continue on Wednesday morning until time for the service.

 

Bro. John Chowning will be officiating and pallbearers will be Patrick Todd, Steve York, Cody Bumpus, Bradley Lee, Reed York & Randall Banks.

 

Expressions of sympathy may take the form of donations to Gideon Bibles.

 

For the health and respect of the family, please follow all rules for social distancing and The Healthy at Work Guidelines.

 

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BOBBY RAY ROBERTS, JR, 44, Columbia


Bobby Ray “Bubby” Roberts, Jr., 44, of Columbia, KY died Sunday, July 5, 2020 as the result of an automobile accident in Adair County. He was born May 9, 1976 in Columbia, KY a son of Bobby Roberts & the late Ruby Burton Roberts.

 

He attended Living By Faith Church, was a carpenter and an avid UK Fan.


SURVIVORS:

His father & step-mother: Bobby & Ova Roberts of Columbia

2 sons: Austin (Susan) Roberts & Adam Roberts, both of Jamestown

4 sisters: Donna (Todd) Green, Melissa (Daryl) Rooks, Sheila Roberts, Jennifer (Gary) Moss all of Columbia

Several nieces, nephews, other relatives & friends


Funeral Service: Thursday, July 9, 2020 at 1:00 P.M. at Grissom-Martin Funeral Home with Bro. Bobby Withers & Bro. Dennis Roberts officiating

 

Burial: Bearwallow Cemetery

 

Visitation: After 5:00 P.M. Wednesday

 

The Healthy at Work Guidelines issued the State will be followed.

 

Casket Bearers: Alex Bradshaw, Phillip Oaks, Gary Moss, Blake Hadley, Todd Green, Daryl Rooks

Honorary: Jeremy Stanley, Josh Hadley, Skyler Moss, Dylan Rooks, Dustin Rooks, Luke Green, Matthew Wesley, Blake Pelston, Jared Conover, Cody Stotts


Grissom-Martin Funeral Home in charge of arrangements.

 

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WILLIAM MICHAEL STEVENSON, 44, RUSSELL SPRINGS


William Michael Stevenson, 44, of Russell Springs, KY died Tuesday, July 7, 2020 at Russell County Hospital. He was born  November 30, 1975 to Robert & Nancy Gettings Stevenson.

 

William was a Veteran of US Air Force, an auto mechanic and the Pastor of Coffey Hill Friendship Church.

  

SURVIVORS:

Wife: Lori Wheat Stevenson, Russell Springs, KY

4 children: Michaela (Eric) Stevenson, Jacob Stevenson, Rebekah Stevenson, and Kendra Foster, all of Russell Springs, KY

Father & step!mother: Robert & Paula Stevenson, Sorento, ILL

Mother & step father: Nancy & Gib Oliver, Texas

1 sister: Mikki Davis, Texas

 

Memorial Service: Saturday, July 11, 2020 at 1:00pmCT at Bernard Funeral Home Chapel with Bro. Bodie Emerson officiating 

 

Visitation: After 11:00amCT on Saturday

 

Bernard Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.

 

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FAYE WILSON, 79, RUSSELL SPRINGS

 
Faye Wilson, 79, of Russell Springs, KY died Saturday, July 4, 2020 at the UK Hospital in Lexington, KY.  She was the daughter of the late Josiah and Deveria Weddle Wilson.
 
Faye was a member of Union Independent Baptist Church.
 
Besides her parents, she was preceded in death by 4 brothers: Zalo,  Albert, Odeane and Thomas and 1 sister, Ruby Wilson. 
 
SURVIVORS:
1 brother: James Wilson, Greenfield, Indiana
Her twin sister: Maye Wilson, Russell Springs, KY
 
There will be no services.
 
Expressions of sympathy are suggested to the Union Cemetery.
 
Wilson Funeral Home in Russell Springs, KY is in charge of arrangements.
 

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BELINDA KARBOWSKY, 60, RUSSELL SPRINGS

 
Belinda S. Karbowsky, 60, of Russell Springs, KY passed away Friday, July 3, 2020 at Russell County Hospital. She was born in Liberty, KY on December 12, 1959 a daughter of Myrtle (Snow) Rexroat and the late Lawrence Walls.
 
In addition to her father, she was also preceded in death by a sister, Glenda Clark.
SURVIVORS:
Mother: Myrtle Rexroat
Husband: Elliot Karbowsky
2 daughters: Jamie Elmore and Heather Elmore
1 son: Jonathan Atchley
5 sisters: Linda Durham, Wanda Luttrell, Katie Walls, Rhonda Lawless, and Brenda Forsee
3 brothers:  Zendal, Wendel, and Randall Walls
10 Grandchildren,
5 Great Grandchildren
 
Graveside Service: Wednesday, July 8, 2020 at 1:00pmCT at the Jamestown Cemetery
 
Walk-Thru Visitation: Wednesday from 11:00am-1:00pm at H.E. Pruitt Memory Chapel in Jamestown, KY
 
H.E. Pruitt Memory Chapel is in charge of the arrangements.
 

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PATRICIA KEITH, 51, COLUMBIA

 

Patricia Ann Keith, 51, of Columbia, KY died Friday, July 3, 2020 at her home after an illness. She was born February 6, 1969, in Adair County, KY, daughter of Clell and Pauline Bell Parson.
 
Patricia was a member of New Concord Community Church, a former employee of Osh Kosh B’Gosh and a homemaker.
 
SURVIVORS:
Parents: Clell and Pauline Bell Parson of Gradyville
Husband: Gary Keith of Columbia
1 daughter: Tasha (Bobby) Marcum of Columbia
1 brother: William (Laura) Parson of Gradyville
Brother-in-law & Sister-in-law: Donald & Becky Keith of Columbia
4 grandchildren: Billy & Gary Parrish of Columbia, Zack & Valerie Marcum of Clinton County
Several other relatives & friends
 
Funeral Service: Tuesday, July 7, 2020 at 11:00 A.M. at Grissom-Martin Funeral Home with Bro. Willard Parson officiating
 
Burial: Haven Hill Cemetery
 
Visitation: After 5:00 P.M. Monday
 
The Healthy at Work Guidelines issued by the State will be followed.
 
Grissom-Martin Funeral Home in charge of arrangements.
 

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WILLIAM RICHARD LYNN, 71, RUSSELL SPRINGS

 
William Richard Lynn, 71, of Russell Springs, KY passed away on Saturday, July 4, 2020 at his home. He was born on February 16, 1949, a son of the late Charles & Bessie Amanda Johnson Lynn. 
 
Rick was a truck driver. 
 
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by 2 sisters, Greta Haney and Peggy Lynn; and 3 brothers, Charles Kenneth Lynn, John A. Lynn, and Robert Sigel Lynn. 
 
SURVIVORS:
Wife: Shirley Ann Lynn of Russell Springs, KY
2 daughters: Renae (Stacy) Grant of Russell Springs, KY; Sheila Martin of Nancy, KY
5 grandchildren, 10 great-grandchildren, & 2 great-great-grandchildren
4 sisters: Jane Troxtell, Nancy Burton, Donna Gail Perry, & Judy Brown
 
Funeral Service: Tuesday, July 7, 2020 at 1:00pmET at McKinney-Brown Funeral Home in Liberty, KY with Bro. Kenny Spaw officiating
 
Burial: South Fork Cemetery with military honors performed by the Casey County Honor Guard
 
Visitation: Monday, July 6, 2020 from 6:00pm-9:00pmET at McKinney-Brown Funeral Home. Please enter through the front doors (Campbellsville Street side) of the funeral home. Social distancing guidelines must be followed by everyone in attendance.  
 
Pallbearers: Brian Martin, Brandon Martin, Stacy Grant, Kennedy Grant, Earl Williams, and James Coffey
 
Arrangements are entrusted to McKinney-Brown Funeral Home. An online guestbook is available at www.mckinneybrown.com. 
 

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PATSY JEAN BERRY, 61, ELKHORN


Patsy Jean Berry, 84, of Wilson Creek Road in Elkhorn, KY, daughter of the late William Allen Taflinger and Ruby Arlene Lowry Taflinger, was born November 3, 1935 in Lexington, Indiana and departed this life on Friday, July 3rd, 2020 in Elkhorn.


Patsy had made a profession of faith in Christ and was a faithful member of Feathersburg First Church of God and a homemaker. She was a very loving mother, wife and a devoted Christian.


She was united in marriage to Roy Berry on November 16, 1956  

 

SURVIVORS:

Husband: Roy Berry of Elkhorn 

2 sons: Michael Berry and wife Gail of Russell Springs, KY, Thomas Berry of Elkhorn

1 daughter: Rhonda C. Berry of Elkhorn

4 Grandchildren: Chris Berry and wife Patricia of Russell Springs, Sarah Vaughn and husband Chad of Texas, Jacob Berry and special friend Caitlyn McCray of Nicholasville, and Shelby Taylor of Elkhorn

4 Great-Grandchildren: River Taylor, Addie Jo Berry, Faith Vaughn and Emma Vaughn

Several other relatives and friends

 

She was preceded in death by one brother, Phillip Taflinger and one grandson, Lucas Berry.

 

Funeral Service: 2:00 P.M. Sunday July 5th, 2020 at Auberry Funeral Home with Bro. Alex Cox officiating

 

Burial: Hardin Cemetery

 

Visitation: 12:00 P.M until time of the service at Auberry Funeral Home

 

Memorials are suggested to be Gideon Bibles and can me made at the Auberry Funeral Home.

 

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DONNA GAYLE (GILES) HALL, 63, GREENSBURG

 

Donna Gayle Hall, 63, of Greensburg, KY daughter of Zilphia Viola (Holcomb) Giles and the late Dewey Washington Giles, was born in Blackiston, Indiana on June 2, 1957. She departed this life on Thursday, July 2, 2020 in Elizabethtown at Hardin Memorial Hospital.

 

She had made a profession of faith in Christ and was of the Christian faith. It was a rarity indeed to have a dull moment around her; her beautiful smile and encouraging attitude lifted many spirits and created a constant joy within her family.

   

SURVIVORS:

3 children: Melody Keltner & husband Kirt of Columbia, Misty Curry & husband Brian of Greensburg, and Jeremy Hall & wife Natalie of Greensburg

6 siblings: Brenda Cilone & husband Donnie of Louisville, David Giles & wife Elaine of Taylorsville, Kenny Giles & wife Sue of Louisville, Anna Johnson & husband Rick of Knifley, Richard Giles & wife of the Philippines, and Mitchell Giles & wife Doll of Knifley

2 grandchildren: Shelbie Thompson & Bella Gracelyn Curry

A host of other family & friends

 

Funeral Service: Tuesday, July 7, 2020 at 12:00 PM EST (11:00 AM CST) in the chapel of the L.R. Petty Funeral Home, 1765 New Columbia Rd, Campbellsville, KY

 

Interment: Lebanon National Cemetery

 

Walk-thru Visitation: Monday, July 6, 2020 from 5:30-8:00 PM EST (4:30-7:00 PM CST) at the funeral home

 

Current social distancing guidelines will be in effect.

   

In lieu of flowers, please consider memorials in the form of donations to the funeral expenses. Those can be made in person at the funeral home, or online through the “How Can I Help” tab at lrpetty.com.

 

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KYLE TREVOR BURCHETT, 29, RUSSELL SPRINGS


Kyle Trevor Burchett, 29, of Russell Springs, KY passed away Thursday, July 2nd, at University of Kentucky Hospital. He was born in Somerset, KY on February 20, 1991, a son of Karen Sue (Hughes) and Terry Burchett 

Kyle was a Billing Hub Associate 

SURVIVORS:

Parents: Terry & Karen Burchett 
Several aunts, uncles, cousins & friends

Funeral Service: Tuesday, July 7th, 2020 at 1:00pmCT at Russell Springs First Baptist Church, E Steve Wariner Dr., Russell Springs, KY with Bro. Ryan Coffey and Jeff Hoover officiating and special music by Diane Hughes and Steve Stapp

Walk-thru Visitation: Monday from 5:00pm-8:00pmCT at Russell Springs First Baptist Church

Interment: Square Oak Cemetery in Russell Springs
 
H.E. Pruitt Memory Chapel is in charge of the arrangements.
 

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REBECCA ANN HODGE, 44, JAMESTOWN

 
Rebecca Ann Hodge, 44, of Jamestown, KY passed away Wednesday, July 1, 2020 on Garr Ridge Road. She was born in Tipton, IN on September 28, 1975 a daughter of Barbara (Wells) and Kenny Appleby.
 
SURVIVORS:
Parents: Kenny & Barbara Appleby
husband: Keith Hodge 
1 nephew: Jacob Appleby
A host of aunts, uncles, cousins and friends 
 
Walk-thru visitation: Sunday, July 5, 2020 from 5:00pm-7:00pmCT at H.E. Pruitt Memory Chapel in Jamestown, KY.
 
H.E. Pruitt Memory Chapel is in charge of the arrangements.
 

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JOHN FISHER, 56, RUSSELL SPRINGS


John A. Fisher, 56, of Russell Springs, KY passed away Monday, June 29th, at his residence. He was born in Rahway, NJ on May 24, 1964, a son of the late May (Gardenia) and Fredrick Fisher. 

He served in the U.S. Air Force. 

John was a Forklift Operator at Stephens Pipe and Steel. 

SURVIVORS:

1 daughter: Leah Fisher 
2 sons: Tyler Fisher and John Kraynik 
1 brother: Fredrick Fisher 
Ffriend: Lisa Anderson 
3 grandchildren 
A host of nieces and nephews. 

Family chose care and cremation. 

A Memorial Service with Military Honors by Russell County Honor Squad will be held Sunday July 5th, 1:00 PM at H.E.Pruitt Memory Chapel in Jamestown, KY. 

Family chose care and cremation. 

A Memorial Service with Military Honors by Russell County Honor Squad will be held Sunday July 5th, 1:00 PM at H.E.Pruitt Memory Chapel in Jamestown, KY. 


 

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RICK HAGAN, 68, COLUMBIA

 
Rick Hagan, 68, of Columbia, KY died Wednesday, July 1, 2020 at 6:35 P.M. at TJ Health/Columbia Emergency Room. He was born February 21, 1952 in Louisville, KY to the late Francis Orville and Bernice Crady Hagan.
 
Rick was a member, Deacon and Sunday School Teacher of Columbia Baptist Church, an avid reader and retired from Lindsey Wilson College after 29 years as a Professor.
 
SURVIVORS:
Wife: Lesa Jo Forsee Hagan of Columbia
1 daughter & son-in-law: Nikki & Bradley Sexton of Laurel, MD
1 son & daughter-in-law: Patrick & Becky Hagan of Bardstown
2 grandchildren: Abygail & Christopher Hagan
Several other relatives & friends
 
Funeral Service: Monday, July 6, 2020 at 11:00 A.M. at Columbia Baptist Church with Bro. Randy Johnson & Bro. Mike O’Neal officiating
 
Burial: Haven Hill Cemetery
 
Visitation: Sunday from 2:00-6:00 P.M. and Monday from 7:00-8:30 A.M. at Grissom-Martin Funeral Home and after 9:00 A.M. Monday at the church
 
While flowers will be accepted, Rick requested that memorials be made to the General Fund of Lindsey Wilson College which can be left at the funeral home or church.
 
The family has requested that attendees at both visitation and funeral wear a facial covering.
 
Grissom-Martin Funeral Home in charge of arrangements.
 

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MARY LOU BLAIR, 80, RUSSELL SPRINGS

 
Mary Lou Blair, 80,of Russell Springs, KY died Wednesday, July 1, 2020 a the Russell County Hospital. She was born December 6, 1939 in West Plains, Missouri to the late Melvin Otto & Olla Kibble Sportsman.
 
SURVIVORS:
Husband: Kenneth Blair, Russell Springs
2 brothers: David Sportsman, Montana; Larry Sportsman, Colorada Springs, Colorada
Special nieces & nephews: David Sportsman, Cherokee Morrie, Shirley Ann Sportsman, & Michael Sportsman
 
Graveside Service: Tuesday, July 7, 2020 at 10:00amCT at the Fairview Cemetery with Anita Roy officiating
 
Visitation: Beginning at 9:30 AM
 
Bernard Funeral Home in charge of arrangements.
 

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SONDRA DENISE HARRIS, 48, CAMPBELLSVILLE

 

Sondra Denise Harris, 48, of Campbellsville, KY was born in Indianapolis, Indiana on May 9, 1972. She departed this life on Thursday, June 25, 2020 in Rochester, Minnesota at the Mayo Clinic.
 
Mrs. Harris had made a profession of faith in Christ and was of the Baptist faith. She was a department manager at Walmart and an avid University of Kentucky fan. She had an upbeat personality and was a classic cut-up; she loved dancing around the house with her grand kids, and was very gifted at lifting the spirits of everyone around.
 
SURVIVORS:
Husband: Tony Harris
2 sons: Dustin Ivie & Jake Grider, both of Campbellsville, KY
Mother & stepfather: Linda & George R. Wilson of Campbellsville, KY
Father: Donnie Irwin of Russell Springs, KY
3 siblings: Brent Irwin & companion Bobbie Key, Lisa King & Bridget York, all of Campbellsville, KY
Maternal grandmother: Deltris Cravens of Columbia, KY
3 step-siblings: Dewayne Wilson & Cathy Wilson both of Campbellsville, KY; Robin Lewis of Columbia, KY
6 grandchildren: Gracelynn, Dayton, Riley Grace, Ariel, Hunter, & Andrew
A host of other family & friends
 
Funeral Service: Thursday, July 2, 2020 at 2:00pmET in the chapel of the L.R. Petty Funeral Home, 1765 New Columbia Rd, Campbellsville, KY with Bro. Sheldon Stephens officiating
 
Entombment: Campbellsville Memorial Gardens Mausoleum
 
The family will receive friends at the funeral home on Thursday, July 2, 2020 from 10:00amET until time for the service.  Current social distancing guidelines will be in effect.
 
In lieu of flowers, memorials are suggested to the Mayo Clinic Pancreatic Research, which can be made at the funeral home or by calling L.R. Petty Funeral Home 270-465-5151.
 

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TERRY COFFEY, 70, GLENSFORK

 
Terry Coffey, 70, of Glensfork, KY died Tuesday, June 30, 2020 at 8:02 P.M. at T.J. Samson Community Hospital in Glasgow, KY. He was born April 4, 1950 in Adair County, KY to the late Thomas & Pauline Stone Coffey.  
 
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his brother, Gary Coffey and his twin sister at birth.
 
SURVIVORS:
1 nephew: Jeremy Coffey of Columbia
1 sister-in-law: Judy Hatcher Coffey of Columbia
Special friends: Sandy and Annette Curry & family
 
Terry requested no visitation or funeral service and to be buried in Pleasant Ridge Cemetery.
 
Grissom-Martin Funeral Home in charge of arrangements.
 

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RICKY ABSTON, 66, COLUMBIA

 
Ricky Abston, 66, of Columbia, KY died Tuesday, June 30, 2020 at 12:10 P.M. at T.J. Samson Community Hospital in Glasgow. He was born August 22, 1953, in Adair County, KY to the late Beecher and Nora Shearer Abston.
 
Ricky was the owner of Abston Painting Service.  
 
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by 2 brothers: Ronald “Brownie” Abston & Charles “Granny” Abston.
 
SURVIVORS:
Wife: Stephanie Warriner Abston of Columbia, KY
3 sons: Bobby (Amy) Keys, Nicholas (Caitlin) Abston & Weston Abston, all of Columbia, KY
2 brothers: David Abston of Indiana and Paul Abston of Columbia, KY
Several other relatives & friends
 
Visitation: Friday, July 3, 2020 from 4:00pm-8:00pmCT at Grissom-Martin Funeral Home with Cremation to follow
 
Grissom-Martin Funeral Home in charge of arrangements.
 

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RAYDEAN PIERCE, 71, RUSSELL SPRINGS

 
Raydean Pierce, 71, of Russell Springs, KY passed away Tuesday, June 30, 2020 at Lake Cumberland Regional Hospital in Somerset, KY. She was born in Jamestown, KY on May 22, 1949 a daughter of the late Mary (Brumley) and William  Hall.
 
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by a son, Raymond Pierce; 3 brothers: Glen, Clifton and John Hall; and 3 sisters: Pauline Hall, Judy Miller and Kathleen Earls.
 
SURVIVORS
Husband: William Pierce
1 daughter: Mary (David) Holderfield
1 sister: Jestine Scully
3 grandchildren
A host of nieces and nephews
 
Graveside Service: 12:00pmCT (noon) on Friday, July 3, 2020 at the Jamestown Cemetery with Bro. Phillip Miller officiating
 
Walk-Through Visitation: 10:00am-12:00pmCT on Friday at H. E. Pruitt Memory Chapel in Jamestown, KY
 
Burial: Jamestown Cemetery 
 
H.E. Pruitt Memory Chapel is in charge of the arrangements.
 

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IRVIN RIGNEY, 89, LAGRANGE


Irvin Rigney, 89, of Lagrange, KY passed away Sunday, June 28, 2020. He was a son of the late Frank and Edith Neat Rigney.

 

Irvin was retired from Teamsters Local 89 and was a member of The Hills Church of Campbellsburg, KY.

 

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by a son, Larry C. Rigney; and 4 siblings: Pauline Scarce, Zelpha Gay Farris, J.W. Rigney, and Louise Long. 

 

SURVIVORS: 

Wife of 66  years: Josephine Keltner Rigney

3 children: Jeanie Rigney Roemer (Mark), Rev. Randall Rigney (Ronda), Teresa Rigney Gill (Terry)

7 grandchildren: Rev. Nathanael Roemer (Sarah), Jennifer Aradhyula (Srinvas), Kristen Roemer, Travis Rigney, Maranda McKinney (James), Jonathon Rigney (Khrystyna), and Amanda Tucker (Chris)

10 great-grandchildren: Nicholas, Olivia, and Ava Roemer, Jeremiah and Arabella McKinney, and Savannah, Cheyenne, and Dawson Hackney, and Aaron Gopal and Byron Subbu Aradhyula

1  sister: Betty Akin

1 brother: Frank Rigney Jr.

 

Funeral Service: Sunday, July 5, 2020 at 5:00pmET at Evergreen Funeral Home in Louisville, KY

 

Visitation: 1:30pm-5pmET Sunday at the funeral home

 

Graveside Service: Monday, July 6, 2020 at 11:00amCT at Haven Hill Cemetery in Adair County, KY

 

Grissom-Martin Funeral Home is assisting with local arrangements.

 

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