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Wednesday, June 2, 2004 Georgetown, Kentucky 

News-Graphic Obituaries 

Donald R. Page

Donald R. Page, 61, of Pocahontas Trail, Georgetown, died Sunday, May 30, 2004, at his home. He was the husband of Linda Arrington Page.

A native of Summerlee, W.Va., he was the son of Beatrice Berry Page, of Oak Hill, W.Va., and the late Walter B. Page. He was an employee of Tetra Tech Inc. in Lexington.

Survivors include his wife; his mother; a daughter, Christie (David) Wilder, of Fort Rucker, Ala.; a son, Steve (Olivia) Page, of Georgetown; a sister, Nancy (John) Craft, of Springfield, Va., and four grandchildren, Tyler Page, Joseph Hardy, Brandon Patty and Nikki Wilder.

Funeral services will be held at 1:30 p.m. Wednesday, June 2, 2004, at Johnsonís Funeral Home with Pastor Roger Feeback officiating.

Burial will be in Georgetown Cemetery.

Casket bearers will be David Wilder, Charlie Ribble, Robert Peyton, Rick Krementz, Bo Lee and James Arrington.

Honorary bearers will be Mr. Pageís grandsons.

Expressions of sympathy may be made to the McDowell Cancer Foundation at the Markey Center, 800 Rose St., Lexington, KY 40536. 



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Jane Barkley Parker

Georgetown News Graphic
12/12/2001-Wednesday

Jane Barkley Parker, 68, of Lexington, formerly of Georgetown, died 
Monday, Dec. 10, 2001, at Central Baptist Hospital. She was the widow 
of Harold Gaines Parker.
A native of Scott County, she was the daughter of the late Charlie W. 
and Alice Smith Barkley.
Survivors include a son, Kevin (Ursula) Parker, of Lexington; two 
daughters, Colleen (Bill) Hayden, of St. Louis, and Erin Parker 
(Charlie Makin), of Lexington; two grandsons, Miles and Duncan Hayden, 
of St. Louis; a sister, Patricia Reynolds, of Garfield, Ark.; and a 
niece, Susan Moore, of Columbus, Ohio.
Memorial services will be held at 11 a.m. Thursday, Dec. 13, 2001, at 
the St. Peter Claver Catholic Church, Lexington.
There will be no visitation.
Johnsonís Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.

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Mayme C. Payne

Georgetown News-Graphic
11/7/2001

Mayme C. Payne, 87, of Stamping Ground, died Nov. 2, 2001, at New 
Horizons Medical Center in Owenton. She was the widow of James Payne.
Survivors include a daughter, Imogene Brown, of Ohio; a son, Jody 
Payne, of Mobile, Ala.; and many grandchildren.
Funeral services were held Monday, Nov. 5, 2001, at Caney Fork Baptist 
Church in Rockdale.
Burial was in the Caney Fork Church Cemetery.
Rogers Funeral Home in Corinth was in charge of arrangements. 

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Friday, August 4, 2006

Georgetown, Kentucky  News-Graphic Obituaries

 

Roy Lee Peak, 60, of Georgetown, died Wednesday, Aug. 2, 2006, at Georgetown Community Hospital.

He was born Nov. 27, 1945, in Scott County to the late Owen and Sally Nettie Doan Peak. He was a former employee of the Scott County Board of Education and a member of the Oakland Christian Church. Survivors include two sons, Roy Lee Peak Jr. and James Owen Peak, both of Georgetown; a sister Bonnie (the Rev. William) Thorn, of George_town; three stepdaughters, Darlene Frances, Tara and Tana; and numerous nieces and nephews.

He was preceded in death by brothers and sisters Floyd Peak, Onie B. Peak, Charles Peak, Katherine Peak Burt and Joyce Peak Quinn Cook.

Funeral services will be at 1 p.m. Friday, Aug. 4, 2006, at Tucker, Yocum & Wilson Funeral Home, with Bro. Scott Johnson officiating.

Burial will follow in Georgetown Cemetery.

Casket bearers are Fred Centers, Brian Thorn, Onie W. Peak, Jeff Peak, Charles Allen Peak, Bobby Davis and Eddie Peak.

Honorary bearers are T.J. Thorn, Franklin Williamson, Kenny Williamson and Lee Williamson.

Visitation will be 10 a.m. until time of services Friday at the funeral home

 

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Wednesday, January 24, 2007 Georgetown, Kentucky 
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William Milton Penn

William "Billy" Milton Penn, 77, of Indian Creek Road, died Monday. Jan. 22, 2007 at St. Joseph Hospital.

He was the widower of Hallie Reynolds Penn.

A native of Scott County, he was the son of the late George D. and Forrest Thompson Penn. He was a graduate of Garth High School, attended Salem United Methodist Church and was a Kentucky Colonel. He was a farmer and Army veteran.

Survivors include four sisters, Betty Reichardt and Pat Owen, both of Ft. Lauderdale, Margaret (David) Elam, of Georgetown and Nancy (Vern) Woods, of Dayton; and seven nieces and nephews.

Services will be 11 a.m. Friday, Jan. 26, 2007 at Johnson's Funeral Home by the Rev. Fred Davis and Bro. Wayne Ross.

Visitation will be 5-8 p.m. Thursday at the funeral home.

Burial will be in Cedar Grove Cemetery, Stamping Ground.

Casket bearers will be Ron Haydon, Roy Moss, Buford Mc-Donald, Buford Wayne Reynolds, William "Billy" Hughes, Robert Brewer and Eddie Wagers.

Expressions of sympathy may be made to the Salem United Methodist Church, 700 Biddle Pike, Sadieville, Ky. 40370

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Georgetown News-Graphic 
Friday, May 24, 2002 

Lena Louise Perkins

Lena Louise Perkins, 77, of Georgetown, died Tuesday, May 21, 2002, at 
Georgetown Health Care of Lou Gehrigís disease. She was the wife of 
Raymond H. Perkins.
She was born in Sadieville on Oct. 25, 1924, and was the daughter of 
the late Mallory B. and Betty Wright Neale. S
Survivors include her husband; a son, Raymond E. (Linda) Perkins, of 
Georgetown; a daughter, Vicki (Jim Bob) Penn, of Georgetown; three 
grandchildren, Jamie Leigh Penn, of Myrtle Beach, S.C., Billy Ray Penn, 
of Georgetown, and Brian Todd Perkins, of Georgetown; a special niece, 
Juanita N. Dickey, of Georgetown; and other nieces and nephews, R.C. 
Neale, Edwin Neale, Gary Neale, Geri Duffy, Patti Neale and Cheryl 
Neale.
Funeral services will be held at 10:30 a.m. Friday, May 24, 2002, at 
Tucker, Yocum & Wilson Funeral Home with the Rev. Scott Cox 
officiating.
Burial will be in Crestlawn Memorial Gardens.
Casket bearers will be Jim Bob Penn, Billy Ray Penn, Brian Todd 
Perkins, Elmo Perkins, Edwin Neale, Steve Hinkle, Neal Dickey, Chris 
Thomas, Ricky Thomas, Sam Penn, Billy Sam Penn and R.C. Neale.

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Monday, July 30, 2007 Georgetown, Kentucky
News-Graphic Obituaries

Rozena Elizabeth Perry

Rozena Elizabeth Perry, 88, widow of Asa G. Perry Jr., died Friday, July 27, 2007, at her home.

She was born in Scott County on Sept. 28, 1918, and was the daughter of the late Tilmon and Lillie Wells Humphrey. She was a lifetime caregiver, a member of Silas Baptist Church and a former member of Northside Christian Church.

Survivors include two daughters, Sue C. (John) Lowry, of Stanford, and Peggy (Jack) Honley, or Georgetown; two sons, Glenny Perry and James R. Perry Sr., both of Morriston, Fla.; 17 grandchildren; 26 great-grandchildren and three great-great-grandchildren.

Services will be 1 p.m. Wednesday, Aug. 1, 2007, at Tucker, Yocum & Wilson Funeral Home, with the Rev. Curtis Coots officiating.

Burial will be in Crestlawn Memorial Gardens.

Casket bearers will be George Ammerman, Derek Honley, Keith Honley, Bob Lowry, Trent Lowry, Jimmy Perry, Rod Waldroup and Ryan Waldroup.

Visitation will be 5-8 p.m. Tuesday at the funeral home.

 

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Wednesday, March 22, 2006 Georgetown, Kentucky 
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JC Willis Peterson

JC Willis Peterson, 75, of Hill Road, died Sunday, March 19, 2006, at his home. He was the 
widower of Margareta Pogoda Peterson.

A native of Haywood County, Tenn., he was the son of the late Julian C. and Bessie Hale 
Peterson. He was a retired United States Army staff sargent.

Survivors include a son and daughter-in-law, Joe and Gayle Peterson; three grandchildren, Paul, 
Jacey and Lynsey Peterson, all of Georgetown; and two sisters.

Graveside services will be at 2:30 p.m. Wednesday, March 22, 2006, at CAMP NELSON NATIONAL 
CEMETERY.

Johnson's Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements.

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Ruby D. Pettit

Ruby D. Pettit, of Lexington, formerly of Scott County, died Sunday, 
Aug. 26, 2001, at St. Joseph Hospital. She was the widow of William 
Agee Pettit.
She was born in Scott County on June 2, 1919, and was the daughter of 
the late Baird and Lettie Morgan Rice. 
Survivors include two brothers, Elliott Glass, of Covington, and Doug 
Glass, of Florence; a sister, Ocelia White, of Lexington; and a number 
of nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by two brothers, Baird Rice and Ben Glass, 
and a sister, Bonnie Crupper.
Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. Wednesday, Aug. 29, 2001, at 
Porter Christian Church in Porter, with Bro. Bennie Robbins 
officiating.
Burial will be in Porter Cemetery.
Casket bearers will be Omer B. Lee, James Cook, Mike Glass, Kevin 
Glass, Barry Rice and Charles Wood.
Visitation will be Wednesday, after 1 p.m., at the church.
Tucker, Yocum & Wilson Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements. 

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Thursday, June 24, 2004 
News-Graphic Obituaries 
Georgetown, Kentucky 


Dr. Curtis Phipps

Dr. Curtis Phipps, 88, died Sunday, June 20, 2004, while enjoying one of his farms. He was the husband of Ella Katherine Reed Phipps.

He was born on Sept. 30, 1915, in Magoffin County to Bradford and Laura Remey Phipps. He was a World War II Navy veteran. He attended Campbellsville College and received an AB, MA and Doctorate of Education from the University of Kentucky. He was a former Professor of Education and Dean of Students at Georgetown College. He taught at the University of Kentucky and retired from the State Department of Education, where he was Director of the Division of Guidance Services. He was a member of the Georgetown Baptist Church and conducted Sunday morning services at Springhaven Nursing Home since 1972. Having become a Christian at a young age, he demonstrated his faith in his family and business activities. He was very interested in politics, believing that good or better government would help all people. 
After his retirement from education in 1980, he and his wife of 62 years enjoyed their time together on their farms.

Survivors include his wife; a daughter, Donna Ann (Ken) Stout; two sons, Steven Len (Rebecca) Phipps and James Curtis (Marilyn) Phipps; three grandchildren; two great-grandchildren; a brother; and two sisters.

Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. Thursday, June 24, 2004, at the Georgetown Baptist Church with the Rev. Ira McMillen and the Rev. Richard A. Weekley officiating.

Burial will be in Georgetown Cemetery.

Casket bearers will be his grandchildren, Jennifer and John Phipps and Christi Phipps Pearl, along with Mike Pearl, Rob Johnson, Tracy Hilander, Doug Smith and Dewey Jones.

Honorary bearers will be Dr. Phippsí nephews and Horace T. Hambrick.

Visitation will be 5-8 p.m. Wednesday at Johnsonís Funeral Home.

Memorials may be made to the Georgetown Baptist Church. 

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Wednesday, January 29, 2003 
Georgetown, Kentucky News-Graphic 

Richard Walton Pickett

Richard Walton Pickett, 64, of North Hamilton Street, Georgetown, died Thursday, Jan. 23, 2003, at his home following a sudden illness. He was the husband of Daisy Sartin Pickett.

He was the son of Elizabeth Bates Sebree, of Frankfort, and the late Clarence Walton Pickett. A native of Franklin County, he was a retired carpenter with Johnson and Cravenís Construction Company and was a member of the North Fork Baptist Church.

Survivors include his wife; his mother; two sons, Clarence Walton Pickett, of Georgetown, and Richard Walton Pickett Jr., of Fort Lauderdale, Fla.; a daughter, Trena Cheryl Griffieth, of Paris; two brothers, Roy Walton Pickett and Steven Lee Pickett, of Frankfort; two sisters, Sarah Ann Hutcherson, of Frankfort, and Betty Lou Rearden, of Lexington; seven grandchildren; and a great-grandson.

Funeral services were held Monday, Jan. 27, 2003, at Harrod Bros. Memorial Chapel with the Rev. Sidney Bates officiating.

Burial was in the family lot in the Switzer Cemetery.

Casket bearers were Billy Sinkhorn, George Pickett, Mike Goins, Alvin Moore, Roger Griffith and Tommy Turner.

In lieu of flowers (if you wish), the family will accept donations to the funeral fund of Mr. Pickett.

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Wednesday, July 7, 2004 Georgetown, Kentucky 
News-Graphic Obituaries 

Lois Scott Pishl

Lois Scott Pishl, 68, of South Broadway, Georgetown, died Monday, June 14, 2004, at her home.

A native of Morrisville, Pa., she was the daughter of the late David and Myrtle Scott and was a 
member of the Baptist faith. She was a retired sales clerk.

Survivors include five daughters, Carol Robinson and Wendy Pishl, both of Georgetown, Dona 
Wilcox, of Versailles, Darla Schalt, of Chambersburg, Pa., and Terri Stromcrest, of Homosassa, 
Fla.; two sons, Joseph Pishl and David Scott, both of New Port Ritchie, Fla.; 16 grandchildren; 
9 great-grandchildren; and a brother, Bobby Scott, of Pennsylvania.

Mrs. Pishlís remains were donated to medical science at her request.

A memorial service will be held at 6 p.m. Saturday, July 10, 2004, in Brooking Park conducted by 
Pastor Gary McQuain. 

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Ella Marie Butler Pollard

Georgetown News Graphic
4/10/2002 Wednesday 

Ella Marie (Weasel) Butler Pollard, 69, of Georgetown, died Saturday, 
April 6, 2002, at U.K. Medical Center. She was the wife of Henry T. 
Pollard.
She was born Sept. 28, 1932, and was the daughter of Harold Butler Sr., 
of Covington, and the late Mary H. Taylor Woods. 
Survivors include her husband; her father; three brothers, James (Lois) 
Johnson, of Port Huron, Mich., Calvin Butler, of Cincinnati, and Bennie 
Butler, of Cincinnati; a sister, Marlene Butler; an aunt, Rose Brooke, 
of Detroit; four uncles, John and Larry (Fannie) Johnson, Robert Earl 
and Russell Smith, all of Georgetown; three brothers-in-law, Wilbert 
Pollard, Donald (Joanne) and Kenneth (Velma) Pollard; three 
sisters-in-law, Barbara (the Rev. James) Gray, Beverly (Raymond) 
Boytington and Janet Pollard; and many nieces, nephews and cousins.
Funeral services will be held at 1 p.m. Friday, April 12, 2002, at the 
First Baptist Church in Georgetown.
Burial will be in Crestlawn Memorial Gardens.
Visitation will be Thursday, 6-9 p.m., at Tucker, Yocum & Wilson 
Funeral Home. 

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News-Graphic Obituaries
Wednesday, April 19, 2006 Georgetown, Kentucky
Henry T. Pollard

Henry T. Pollard, 77, died Wednesday, April 12, 2006, at his home in Newport News, Va. He was 
the widower of Ella Marie Pollard.

He was born March 5, 1929, to the late Elbert and Beatrice Minor Pollard Sr. He was raised in 
Washington, Pa., and he graduated from Trinity High School. He served with the U.S. Army, and he 
retired from the sanitation department, where he worked for the City of Chicago.

Survivors include his brothers and sisters, Donald Pollard, Barbara J. Gray, Kenneth Pollard, 
Janet Pollard, Beverly Boynton and Elbert Pollard Jr.; and a first cousin, Leola Lewis.

Services were held Tuesday, April 18, 2006, at Tucker, Yocum & Wilson Funeral Home, with Dr. 
Frank Houston officiating.

Burial was in CRESTLAWN MEMORIAL GARDENS.

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Saturday, December 21, 2002 
Georgetown News-Graphic 

Dora Lee Robertson Cox Porter

Dora Lee Robertson Cox Porter, 78, of Montavesta Road, Lexington, died 
Tuesday, Dec. 17, 2002, at Pimlico Manor Nursing Home. She was the wife 
of Tom E. Porter Jr.
A native of Lexington, she was the daughter of the late James Phillip 
and Jessie Mae Owens Robertson and was a graduate of Henry Clay High 
School and the University of Kentucky. She was a retired classified 
manager for the Lexington Herald-Leader and at one time she had her own 
radio talk show on WVLK with Artie Kay.
Survivors include her husband; a daughter, Candace Cox Greene, of 
Lexington, formerly of Middlesboro; two sons, William Clyde Cox, of 
Lexington, and Thomas Price (Wanda) Porter, of Georgetown; and three 
grandchildren, Taylor Price Porter, Hunter Alexander Porter and Larry 
Evans.
Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. Friday, Dec. 20, 2002, in 
Georgetown Cemetery with Bro. Andy Adams officiating.
There will be no visitation.
Johnsonís Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.

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Monday, June 14, 2004 Georgetown, Kentucky 
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Thomas Earle Porter Jr

Thomas Earle (Bear Tracks) Porter Jr., 82, of Montavesta Road, Lexington, died Thursday, June 
10, 2004, at Samaritan Hospital. He was the husband of the late Dora Lee Robertson Porter for 37 
years.

A native of Georgetown, he was born June 21, 1921, and was the son of the late Thomas Earle 
Porter Sr. and Gladys Butler Porter Aley.

Mr. Porter graduated from Garth School and Georgetown College, where he was a member of the Pi 
Kappa Alpha fraternity. He attended graduate school at Miami University in Ohio. He was a World 
War II veteran and was a sergeant in the U.S. Air Force. He was a retired vice president of 
taxation at Kentucky Finance Co., and he also held positions at Blue Grass Optical Co. and the 
Internal Revenue Service.

Survivors include two sons, Thomas Price (Wanda) Porter and William C. Cox, both of Lexington; a 
daughter, Candace Cox Greene, of Lexington; and three grandsons, Hunter Alexander Porter, Taylor 
Price Porter and Larry Evans, all of Lexington.

He was preceded in death by his former wife, Lorraine Price Porter.

Graveside services will be held at 1:30 p.m. Monday, June 14, 2004, in Georgetown Cemetery with 
the Rev. Kevin Baker officiating.

There will be no visitation.
Johnsonís Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements.

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Cleo Cart Power

Georgetown News Graphic
1/14/2002-Monday 

Cleo Cart Power, 77, of Chestnut Street, Georgetown, died Thursday, 
Jan. 10, 2002, at Georgetown Community Hospital. She was the widow of 
Allen T. Power.
A native of Scott County, she was the daughter of the late John Egbert 
and Bessie Bell Morris Cart. 
Survivors include a daughter and son-in-law, Phyllis Ann and Luis 
Condemarin, of Indian Springs, Ohio; three sisters and brothers-in-law, 
Edie and Robie Robideaux, of Houma, La., and Evelyn and Bob Bishop and 
Juanita and P.R. Beckley, all of Lexington; eight nieces and nephews, 
Connie Deschene, Denise Carpenter, John Robideaux, Becky Immediato, 
Diedra Bishop, Robbie Blair, Pam Bishop and Peggy McIntosh; several 
great-nieces and great-nephews; and a special niece, Tracy Robideaux.
Funeral services were held Saturday, Jan. 12, 2002, at Johnsonís 
Funeral Home.
Burial was in Crestlawn Memorial Gardens.
Casket bearers were John Robideaux, Bobby Courtney, Dennis Morris, 
David Charles, Lanny Farris and Wyatt Hoffman.

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James Lee Power

Georgetown News Graphic
11/9/2001

James Lee Power, 47, of Athens-Walnut Hill Road, Lexington, died 
Tuesday, Nov. 6, 2001.
A native of Georgetown, he was a former employee of Gumm Trucking Co. 
He was the son of Wanda Bowman Dixon, of Winchester, and the late James 
Delbert Power.
Survivors include his mother; two sons, Brian Christopher (Tammy) 
Power, of Nicholasville, and David Lee Power, of Lexington; two 
sisters, Kay Downs and Pam Chipley, both of Winchester; his maternal 
grandmother, Hattie Bowman Wright, of Georgetown; two nephews, Chad and 
Bradley Downs; and a great-niece, Taylor Deíshae Downs.
He was preceded in death by his step-father, David Dixon.
Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. Friday, Nov. 9, 2001, at 
Johnsonís Funeral Home, with Pastor Tom Byrd and Pastor Bobby Lakes 
officiating.
Burial will be in the Georgetown Cemetery.
Casket bearers will be Tom Metcalf, Tony Carpenter, John Crupper, Todd 
DeBorde, Eric Tozer and Rob Castle.
Honorary bearers will be Tony Henry, Willie Dishman, J.R. Bowman and 
Buddy Chipley.

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Sunday, November 26, 2006 Georgetown, Kentucky 
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Ronald Dale Power

Ronald Dale Power, 43, of Georgetown, died Thursday, Nov. 23, 2006, at Georgetown Community Hospital.

He was born Jan. 15, 1963, in Scott County to Lena Mae Gray Power Chadwell, of Barbourville, and the late Marion Estill Power.

He worked at Applebee's Bar and Grill.

Survivors include a sister, Rhonda Kay Power, of Georgetown; aunts and uncles, Elsie Carnes, Nelson (Beulah) Gray and Bolena Gray, all of Barbourville, George (Phyllis) Gray Jr. and Lloyd (Sharon) Gray, all of Tennessee, Jack Gray and Wayne (Mary) Power, all of Lexington, Colonel (Shirley) Gray and Bonnie Jean Power, all of Georgetown, Tommy (Chequita) Power, of Cynthiana, and Odella Dungan, of Cincinnati; numerous cousins; a "special" aunt, Karen B. Hill and "nanny," Betty Bramlett.

He was preceded in death by his material grandparents, Thomas Gray Sr. and Carrie Gray; paternal grandparents, Russell and Rose Power; aunts and uncles, Willard Gray, Ken Gray, Ernest Gray, Gilbert Power, Buck Power, Nannie Mae Mason and Bonnie Smith.

Services will be at 11 a.m. Monday, Nov. 27, 2006 at Tucker, Yocum & Wilson Funeral Home, with the Rev. Daryl Brown officiating.

Burial will be in Crestlawn Memorial Gardens.

Visitation will be from 1-9 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 26 at the funeral home.

Casket bearers are Donald Power, Russell Power, Jerry Disney, Anthony Gray, Jason Gray and Van Taylor III.

Honorary bearers are Wayne (Woody) Vest, Chad Swatsler, Cory Swatsler, Junior Power, Van Taylor II and Darrell Spencer.

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Woodford Sun
January 24, 2002

Robert Powers

Robert V. Powers, 80, of Lexington, husband of Rose Price Powers, died 
Wednesday, Jan. 16, 2002, at Samaritan Hospital, Lexington.
He was born in Scott County and served in the U.S. Navy as a seaman 
second class USNR.
In addition to his wife, he is survived by three sons, John E. Powers, 
Versailles, Michael R. Powers, Lexington, and Joseph Powers, Lorain, 
Ohio; a sister, Ella Moore, Cincinnati, Ohio; 12 grandchildren; and six 
great grandchildren. Two daughters, Mary Jane Powers Pinkerton and 
Dorothy Jean Powers; and two sons, Ronald V. Powers and Thomas Powers, 
are deceased.
Services were conducted Saturday, Jan. 19, 2002, at Kerr Brothers 
Funeral Home, Lexington. Burial was in Blue Grass Memorial Gardens. 
Casket bearers were his grandsons, Brad Pinkerton, Robbie Pinkerton, 
Jimmy Powers, Tommy Powers, John Powers, Ryan Powers, and William 
Powers. Honorary bearers were Melvin (Red) Horn, Beechen Robbins, and 
Roxie Reese.

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Date: Monday, December 03, 2007 6:55 AM

Mr. Henry Duke Prewitt Born: April 27, 1915 Died: 
November 17, 2007 Visitation: 5--8 PM Tuesday, Nov. 20 at Funeral Home 
Funeral Service: 11:00 AM Wednesday, Nov. 21 at Funeral Home Interment: 
Burial in Masonic Cemetery, Stamping Ground 

STAMPING GROUND: Henry Duke Prewitt, 92, Scott County Farmer and husband of 
Mary C. Braden Prewitt died Saturday, Nov. 17, 2007 at Georgetown Health 
Care. A native of Scott County, he was the son of the late Henry H. and Elizabeth 
Duke Prewitt and was a member of the Stamping Ground Christian Church. 
Besides his wife he is survived by several cousins. Funeral services will be 11:00 
A.M. Wednesday at Johnsonís Funeral Home by Rev. Bruce Breeding and Rev. Tim 
Stutler. Burial will be in the Masonic Cemetery. Casket bearers will be 
David Jacobs, Durbin Wallace, Bill Bridges, Larry Curtis, Roy Parrish, Jr. and 
Earl Sageser. Honorary bearers will be Rebecca Cannon, Emarene Bridges, Andrea 
Jacobs, Mary Glass, Brenda Wright, Ewell Riddle, Bobby Thomason, A. T. 
Moreland, Coleman Johnson, R. C. Lynn, Van Curtis, B.L. Wall, Donald Parrish and 
Ledford McIntosh. Visitation will be 5ó8 P.M. Tuesday. 
www.johnsonsfuneralhome.com 

Mary C Braden Prewitt is the daughter of Catherine Lavina Woolums Braden
submitted by:  Martha Sagester

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Sunday, June 3, 2007 Georgetown, Kentucky
News-Graphic Obituaries

Mae Fields Price
Mae Fields Price, 92, of Markham Drive, died Friday, June 1, 2007, at Dover Manor Nursing Home.
A native of Scott County, she was the daughter of the late John and Beulah Mulberry Fields and was a member of Georgetown Baptist Church.
She was a homemaker and the widow of Floyd Price.

Survivors include a son, Warren Demaree, of Georgetown; two daughters-in-law, Carol Price and Ruth Ann Price, both of Georgetown; four grandchildren, Cindy (John) Ringer, Daryl Wayne Price, Bryan Price and Nathaniel (Katie) Price; and five great-grandchildren, Jeanette Price, Alex Ringer, Casey Wayne Ringer, Madison Delitha and Carson Willard Price.

She was preceded in death by two sons, Earl Wayne Price and Gayle Sanford Price.

Services will be 2 p.m. Monday, June 4, 2007, at Johnson's Funeral Home, with the Rev. Sam Glenn officiating.

Burial will be in the Sadieville Cemetery.

Casket bearers will be Bryan and Nathaniel Price, Larry Havicus, Harold Marshall, Arthur Lee Price and James Price.

Honorary bearers will be James and Walter Stone, Rick, Bobby and Pete Wilhoite.

Visitation will be from noon Monday until time of services.

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Onah Tribble Price

Wednesday, April 11, 2001

Onah Tribble Price, 87, of Georgetown, died Sunday, April 8, 2001, at Georgetown Community Hospital. She 
was the widow of C.T. Price.She was born in Madison County on Oct. 23, 1913, and was the daughter 
of the late Thomas J. and Cornelia Rice Tribble. 

She was a former employee of the Ben Franklin Store of Georgetown. She was a member of First 
United Methodist Church, Minorsville Homemakers and an honorary member of the Georgetown Womenís Club.


Survivors include two sons, Larry Dale (Rosemary) Price, of Ft. Lauderdale, Fla., and Charles Thomas (Connie) 
Price, of Georgetown; 10 grandchildren, Brandon Price, Kent Price, Stirling Sampson, June Perillo, Ralph Perillo, 
Melissa Dykes, Amy Price, Craig Price, Aaron Price and Sean Price; a brother, John Wallace Tribble, of Marion, 
N.C.; a sister, Julia Tribble Giblo, of Seattle, Wash.; 12 great-grandchildren; and several nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by a son, William Curtis Price.

Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. Wednesday,April 11, 2001, at Tucker, Yocum & Wilson Funeral 
Home with Judge George Lusby officiating.  Burial will be in Georgetown Cemetery.

Casket bearers will be her grandsons.

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Rhonda Watts Proffitt

Rhonda Watts Proffitt, 39, of Paris, died Saturday, Aug. 4, 2001, at the Hospice Care Center in Lexington. 

She was the wife of Delos Estil Proffitt.A native of Georgetown, she was the daughter of Pauline 
Myers Watts, of Lexington, and the late Roger E. Watts. 

She was a member of Immanuel Baptist Church and the Kentucky School for the Deaf Alumni. She was a homemaker and former 
employee of Bluegrass Army Depot in Richmond.

Survivors include her husband; her mother; a son, Matthew Charles Proffitt, of Paris; four step-children, including 
Austin Proffitt, of Paris; a sister, Joyce Gibson, of  Georgetown; four brothers, Charles (Cheryl) Watts, Roger 
(Joy) Watts, Johnny Watts and George (Ann) Watts, all of Lexington; nieces and nephews, Darrell (Veronica) and Jason 
(Melinda) Gibson, both of Georgetown, and Amy Watts, Melissa Watts, Christopher Watts, Joshua Watts and John Watts Jr., 
all of Lexington; and her mother-in-law, Geraldine Proffitt, of London.

Funeral services were held Tuesday, Aug. 7, 2001, at Johnsonís Funeral Home with the Rev. Rick Hamilton and the Rev. Tom 
Cottingim officiating.

Burial was in Georgetown Cemetery.

Casket bearers were Charles, Roger and George Watts, Jason and Darrell Gibson and Ronnie Gayle Perkins.

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Tuesday, July 25, 2006

Georgetown, Kentucky  News-Graphic Obituaries

 

Everett Sanford Pugh, 75, died Thursday, July 13, 2006, at Mt. Carmel Hospital in Columbus, Ohio. He was the husband of Shirley Jean Pugh.

Born on Scott County, he was the son of the late Pevira and Orphy Duncan Pugh. He was a U.S. Army Korean airborne veteran and a retired bus driver for Columbus City Schools.

Survivors include three sons, Michael, Mark and Tim Pugh; three daughters, Sherry Kundle, Vickie Pugh and Cheryl Sikora; a sister, Edie Bell Barron, of Georgetown; nine grandchildren; and two great-grandchildren.

Services were held Monday, July 17, 2006, at Myers-Woodyard Funeral Home in Groveport, Ohio, with the Rev. Paul K. Fowler officiating.

 

 

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Winfred A. Pullen 

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Winfred Allphine "Wimpy" Pullen, 73, of Frankfort, died August 21, 
1988. A native of Scott County, he was the son of the late Thomas 
Pullen and Lilly Woolums Pullen and the widower of Olab West 
Pullen. Survivors include three daughters, Mrs. Bonnie Reed, 
Mrs. Elaine Simpson and Mrs. Janice Stevens, all of Frankfort; a 
brother, Carl Pullen, Georgetown; three sisters, Mrs. Tolbert 
Glass, Georgetown, Mrs. Ophelia Spurgan, Cincinnati, and Mrs. 
Mary Robinson, Lexington; 10 grandchildren and a great-grandson. 
Burial in Georgetown Cemetery.[Source: unknown Central KY newspaper]

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Priscilla Ann Purcell

Georgetown News Graphic
3/27/2002 Wednesday 

Priscilla Ann Purcell, 58, of Georgetown, died Sunday, March 24, 2002, 
at Georgetown Community Hospital. She was the wife for 39 years of Roy 
Purcell.
She was born on June 11, 1943, in Morgan County to the late Isom and 
Anna Perry Helton. She was a manager for the restaurant of the Flag 
Inn.
Survivors include her husband; a daughter and son-in-law, Kelly and 
Paul Kissinger, of Georgetown; two sons and daughters-in-law, David and 
Pam Purcell, of Georgetown, and J.R. and June Purcell, of Texas; six 
grandchildren, Shawn, Julie, Randy, Randa and Anna, all of Georgetown, 
and Darren, of Florida; three brothers, Wendell (Jewel) Helton, of 
Florida, Guy (Mary T.) Helton, of Florida, and Phillip (Gay) Helton, of 
Zenia, Ohio; and two sisters, Nell Randeall, of Ohio, and Rella Wilson, 
of Murray.
Funeral services were held Tuesday, March 26, 2002, at Tucker, Yocum & 
Wilson Funeral Home. 

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News-Graphic Obituaries
Wednesday, May 17, 2006 Georgetown, Kentucky
Nora Mae Quinn

Nora Mae Quinn, 77, died Monday, May 15, 2006, at Georgetown Community Hospital.

She was born Oct. 18, 1928, to the late Conway and Mable Stokley. She was retired from G.E. and 
Georgetown Antique Mall. She was a member of Pickard Baptist Church of Versailles.

Survivors include two sons, Glenn Renfro, of Lexington, and Lynn (Cindy) Renfro, of Stamping 
Ground; a daughter, Libby (Mack) Artman, of Lebanon, Ind.; five grandchildren; two 
great-grandchildren; and two sisters, Betty Lancaster, of Georgetown, and Eunice Hollingsworth, 
of Frankfort.

Memorial services will be held at 2 p.m. Saturday, May 20, 2006, at White Sulphur Baptist 
Church, with the Rev. John Craven officiating. Visitation will be 1-2 p.m.

Tucker, Yocum & Wilson Funeral Home will handle arrangements.

Memorials may be made to White Sulphur Baptist Church or Hospice of the Bluegrass.

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Randolph Richard Rains Sr.

Georgetown News-Graphic 
2/10/2002 Sunday 

Randolph Richard Rains Sr., 83, of Cynthiana Road, Georgetown, died 
Tuesday, Feb. 5, 2002, at Georgetown Health Care Center. He was the 
husband of Ellen Krestine Stibolt Rains.
He was born in Scott County on Feb. 3, 1919, and was the son of the 
late Clarence L. and Ada Garnett Rains. 
Survivors include his wife; three sons, John Carl Rains, Garnett Wayne 
Rains and Peter Lind Rains, all of Scott County; three grandchildren; 
two step-grandchildren; and two step-great-grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by a son, Randolph Richard Rains Jr.; two 
sisters, Corinne Duncan and Iona Stubblefield; and a brother, John W. 
Rains.
Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. Friday, Feb. 8, 2002, at 
Tucker, Yocum & Wilson Funeral Home with the Rev. Phillip Cook 
officiating.
Burial will be in the Georgetown Cemetery.
Casket bearers will be Sam Isbell, Victor Colvin, Frank Wiseman, Johnny 
Cannon, Carie Hall and Willis Paul Duncan.
Honorary bearers will be C.A. Garnett, Paul Holleran, Ed Dotson, Billy 
Bradshaw, Lee Wallace, Lewis Stubblefield, John Stubblefield, David 
Hollen, Gunner Rains, Teddy Clark, Jamie Williamson and Danny Black.

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Monday, November 13, 2006 Georgetown, Kentucky 
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Martha June Rankin

Martha June Rankin, 78, wife of Roger Thomas Rankin, died Friday, Nov. 10, 2006.

She was born June 11, 1928 in Scott County and was the daughter of the late George Weber Giles and Azella Beatrice Tucker Giles.

She graduated from Oxford High School in 1946 and attended The Cincinnati Bible Seminary from 1946-48.

She and her husband of 58 years ministered to Christian Churches and Churches of Christ in Tennessee, Indiana and Kentucky. During the last four years they were with the Leon Church of Christ in Grayson, Ky.

In addition to her husband, survivors include a son, Dr. R. Stephen (Mary) Rankin, of Farmington, N.M.; daughters Debbie Hunt, of Alexandria, Va., Jan (Tim) Kennedy, of Grayson, and Jill (Phil) Henley, of Crawfordsville, Ind.; 11 grandchildren, Peter, Dr. Mike (Elizabeth), Sarah, Hannah and Josh Rankin; Thomas and Brian Hunt; Ryan Kennedy; Karen (Tyler) Rice, Kim (Travis) Endicott and Jacob Henley; two great grandchildren, Dylan Songer and Phineas Royce Rankin, and many nieces and nephews.

Besides her parents she was preceded in death by two sisters, Geneva Burton, of Grayson and Constance Sowers, of Sadieville, and a brother, Ralph Carlisle Giles, of Georgetown.

Services will be at 2 p.m. Monday, Nov. 13, 2006 at Tucker, Yocum & Wilson Funeral Home, Greg Bowen and Kail Ruffner officiating. Burial will be in Georgetown Cemetery. Visitation will be from 5-8 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 12 at the funeral home.


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Wednesday, September 20, 2006

Georgetown, Kentucky  News-Graphic Obituaries

 

Eunice Williams Ratterman, 64, of Markham Drive, died Friday, Sept. 15, 2006, at her home.

A native of Cincinnati, she was the daughter of the late William George Williams and the Rev. V. Betty Lanter Jones and was a member of Stamping Ground Church of God.

Survivors include three daughters, Joy W. (Donald) Hardin, of Jeffersontown, and Robin W. Lewis and Vickie Metcalf Gurley, both of Louisville; two brothers, Russell David Jones Jr., of Scott County, and Wm. L. Williams, of Butler; two sisters, Betty Woodrum, of Liberty, and Sharon Ricketts, of Stamping Ground; seven grandchildren, Donica and Alicia Hardin, Julie and John Michael Lewis and Samantha, Adam and Katherine Gurley; and four great-grandchildren.

Graveside services were held at 1:30 p.m. Monday, Sept. 18, 2006, in Georgetown Cemetery by the Rev. David Calvert.

Johnson's Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements

 

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Patricia Higgins Reading

Georgetown News Graphic
12/3/2001-Monday

Patricia Higgins Reading, 74, of Walnut Street, Georgetown, died Saturday, Dec. 1, 2001, at the Hospice Care Center in Lexington. She was the widow of Thomas Alfred Reading.
A native of Jersey City, N.J., she was the daughter of the late Bartholomew and Marion Gray Higgins. She was a member of the Catholic Church and a retired cosmetologist.
Survivors include three sons, Terrence Reading, of Sunrise, Fla., Thomas Reading, of Sadieville, and Mark Reading, of Georgetown; and a brother, Harry Higgins, of Enterprise, Ala.
No funeral services are scheduled.
Johnsonís Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.

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Michael Edward Reece

Georgetown News-Graphic
12/9/2001-Sunday 

Michael Edward Reece, 45, of Georgetown, died Thursday, Dec. 6, 2001. 
He was the husband of Debra Hoskins Reece.
He was born in Versailles on Dec. 18, 1956, and was the son of the late 
Jim and Betty Wilson Reece. 
Survivors include his wife; two daughters, Diana Reece and Bettye 
Reece, both of Georgetown; a grandson, Jacob Reece; two sisters, 
Beverly Marshall and Denise Disney, both of Georgetown; and three 
brothers, Tom Jenkins, of Lexington, James Reece Jr., of Louisville, 
and Duane Reece, of Georgetown.
Funeral services will be held at 2:30 p.m. Monday, Dec. 10, 2001, at 
Tucker, Yocum & Wilson Funeral Home.
Burial will be in the St. Francis Cemetery.
Casket bearers will be Rodney West, Tim Stidham, Alvin Holder, Jerry 
Disney, Chris Lovell and Mike Cochran.
Visitation will be Sunday, 5-8 p.m., at the funeral home. 

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Viola Howard Rice

Georgetown News Graphic
3/29/2002 Friday

Viola Howard Rice, 95, of Stamping Ground, died Tuesday, March 26, 
2002. She was the widow of Roy Rice.
She was born on Sept. 28, 1906, and was the daughter of the late Calvin 
and Daisey Hall Howard. 
Survivors include a daughter, Joyce (E. Jay) Tackett, of Stamping 
Ground; two grandchildren, Pat (Park) Tackett and Michael (Linda) 
Tackett; and four great-grandchildren, Julie Warrington, Andrew 
Tackett, Ross Tackett and Clifton Tackett.
She was preceded in death by a granddaughter, LeAnne Tackett; and a 
great-grandson, Jay C. Vallandingham.
Funeral services will be held at 10:30 a.m. Friday, March 29, 2002, at 
the Masonic Cemetery in Stamping Ground.
Casket bearers will be Mrs. Riceís grandson and great-grandsons.
Tucker, Yocum & Wilson Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements. 

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Wednesday, July 7, 2004 Georgetown, Kentucky 
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William E. (Bill) Richardson, 91, of Lakeland, Fla., died March 5, 2004. He was the husband of 
Dorothy Richardson.

A native of Stamping Ground, he was the son of the late Ernest and Almira Hopkins Richardson.

Survivors include his wife; a son; grandchildren; and two sisters, Mary Elizabeth Smoot, of 
Shelbyville, and Mildred Cannon, of Georgetown.

Committal services will be held at 10 a.m. Saturday, July 10, 2004, in the Stamping Ground 
Masonic Cemetery with Father John List officiating.

Johnsonís Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements. 

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Don F. Riddle

Georgetown News Graphic
3/1/2002 Friday 

Don F. Riddle, 85, of Stamping Ground, died Wednesday, Feb. 27, 2002, 
at St. Joseph Hospital. He was the husband of Alice Pauline King 
Riddle.
He was born in Franklin County on Aug. 21, 1916, and was the son of the 
late Chester and Artie Donovan Riddle.
Survivors include his wife; three daughters, Donna (David) Blackwell, 
of Colorado Springs, Colo., Connie (Gerald) Cooke, of Paris, and 
Patricia (Curtis) Gevedon, of Salyersville; seven grandchildren; four 
great-grandchildren; four nephews; a niece; and a special beloved 
nephew, Donnie (Bobbie Jo) Barber, of Nicholasville.
Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. Friday, March 1, 2002, at the 
Tucker, Yocum & Wilson Funeral Home.
Burial will be in Switzer Cemetery.
Casket bearers will be Gerald Cooke, David Blackwell, Donnie Barber, 
Curtis Gevedon, James Barber, Andy Barber and Billy Barber.
Honorary bearers will be Tommy Estill, Norman Harrison and Ewell 
Riddle. 

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James Edward Riley

Georgetown News Graphic
10/19/2001, Friday 

James Edward Riley, 39, of Corinth, died Tuesday, Oct. 16, 2001, at his 
home. He was the husband of Patty Crumbley Riley.
He was a self-employed carpenter and a member of New Beginnings Church 
in Corinth.
Survivors include his wife; three sons, Matthew Crumbley, of Corinth, 
Christopher Crumbley, of Corinth, and Chad Patton, of Lexington; his 
father, Theo Riley, of Covington; his mother, Audrey Root, of Owenton; 
four brothers, Kenny Hammons, of Newport, David Riley, of Owenton, 
Michael Riley, of Newport, and Michael Fain, of Corinth; and three 
sisters, Donna Adkins, of Owenton, Barbara Bohart, of Owenton, and 
Kathy Gruber, of Newport.
He was preceded in death by a sister, Carol Hammons.
Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. Friday, Oct. 19, 2001, at 
Rogers Funeral Home in Corinth.
Burial will be in Robinson Cemetery in Corinth.
Memorials may be made to the Riley Family, P.O. Box 315, Corinth, KY 
41010. 

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Sunday, February 18, 2007 Georgetown, Kentucky

News-Graphic Obituaries 

Elizabeth Carmen (Ponnie) Risk, 83, died Wednesday, Feb. 14, 2007 at her home in Georgetown.

She was the widow of Thomas R. Risk

She was born April 25, 1923 in Scott County to the late Romney Delmer and Lora Alice Wash Covington. She was a member of Lyle Road Baptist Church.

Survivors include two sons, Lamont Hughes of Union, Ohio and Thomas Risk Jr. of Georgetown; a brother; Delmer Covington, of Orlando, Fla.; three sisters; Gladys Mulberry, of Owenton, Ruth West, of Kansas City, Mo., and Evenlyn Root, of Dayton, Ohio, and three grandchildren, Gayle Turner, Jeff Hughes and Cindy Petrofes.

She was preceded in death by two brothers, Earl and Jimmy Covington, and a sister, Iva Lee Alsop.

Services will be 1 p.m., Monday, Feb. 19, at Tucker, Yocum & Wilson Funeral Home, officiated by the Rev. Ray Roach.

Casket bearers will be Lamont Hughes, Thomas Risk Jr. and Ronnie Smith.

Visitation will be 5-9 p.m. Sunday at the funeral home.

Burial will be in the Masonic Cemetery in Stamping Ground.

 

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Eugene Lee Roberts

Eugene Lee Roberts, 82, of Frankfort, died Wednesday, Sept. 5, 2001, at his home. He was the husband of Shirley Walls.
He was born in Scott County on Feb. 5, 1919, and was the son of the late Ida Lee Newton and Shirley Mack Roberts. He was a retired employee of the Kentucky Cabinet for Families and Children and a member of Bellepoint Baptist Church.
Survivors include his wife; two daughters, Mary Kay Duncan, of Owenton, and Melissa Humphrey, of Louisville; two sisters, Liz Grant, of Georgetown, and Ada Roberts, of Cheyenne, Wyo.; three grandchildren, Rae Gina Beatty, Jackson Humphrey and B.J. Duncan; and four great-grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by four brothers, Richard, Harold, Rudolph and Lester Roberts; and two sisters, Florence Perkins and Alice Fobister.
Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 8, 2001, at McDonald Funeral Home, Main Street, Owenton, with Ken Underwood officiating.
Burial will be in Wheatley Masonic Cemetery.
Casket bearers will be B.J. Duncan, David Stafford, Rodney Walls, Lyle Craycroft, Boyd Lawson and Ron Naegle.
Visitation will be Friday, 4-9 p.m., at the funeral home.

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Monday, May 31, 2004 Georgetown, Kentucky 
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Burnice Robey, 76, of Anderson, Ind., died Thursday, May 27, 2004, at St. Johnís Medical Center 
after an illness that lasted several months. 

He was the husband of Joann Robey for 49 years. He was born Jan. 2, 1928, in Scott County. He 
lived most of his life in Anderson, Ind. 

In 1983, he retired from Delco Remy after more than 30 years. He served 18.5 years in the U.S. 
Army, 18 months active duty and 16.5 with the Army Reserves. He was a member of First United 
Methodist Church, American Legion Post 127 and 40&8 Voiture 510.

Survivors include his wife; a son, David W. (Kris) Robey, of Anderson, Ind.; a grandson, Matt 
Robey; an uncle, Charles (Louise) Howard, of Anderson; an aunt, Mary (Robert) Prigg; and several 
nieces, nephews and cousins.

He was preceded in death by a brother, Paul Robey.

Funeral services will be held at 10 a.m. Tuesday, June 1, 2004, at Brown-Butz-Diedring Funeral 
Home in Anderson, Inc., with the Rev. Kaye Casterline, of First United Methodist Church, 
officiating.

Burial will be in Anderson Memorial Park Cemetery, with military graveside rites by VFW Post 
266.

Visitation will be 2-6 p.m. Monday at the funeral home. 

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Friday, June 30, 2006 Georgetown, Kentucky 
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Mary Louise Robey, 95, died Tuesday, June 27, 2006, in Maysville.

She was born April 30, 1911, to the late John Taylor and Alice Whitton Robey. She was a graduate 
of Garth High School, Class of 1929, and a graduate of Georgetown College, Class of 1933. She 
also received a degree in library science from the University of Kentucky. While at Georgetown 
College, she became a lifelong member of Sigma Kappa sorority. She taught English and served as 
librarian at Williamstown and Lebanon Junction high schools. While living in Liberty, N.Y., she 
was a member of the Broadway Theatrical Co. Upon returning to Georgetown, she served as 
receptionist and secretary to the superintendent of Georgetown schools. During the 1940s, she 
was receptionist and office manager for MarCoal Corp. in Lexington and was also director for 
Girl Scouts of America and formed new troops. She was a lifelong member and former Sunday school 
teacher at First Christian Church, was a member of Georgetown College's Woman's Association, a 
member and former treasurer of Georgetown Hospital Auxiliary, a member of Spindletop Hall and an 
extensive world traveler.

Survivors include a niece, Betty Cassity Carlisle, of Maysville; two great-nephews, David C. 
Carlisle and Robert Stephen (Susan) Carlisle, both of Maysville; a great-great-niece, Stephanie 
Marie Carlisle; and a great-great-nephew, Jonathan Taylor Carlisle.

She was preceded in death by two sisters, Frances Ellen Robey Cassity and Beulah Robey; and a 
great-great-nephew, Ryan Christopher Carlisle.

Graveside services were held Thursday, June 29, 2006, at GEORGETOWN CEMETERY.

Casket bearers were David C. Carlisle, Stephen Carlisle, Jon Carlisle and Bill Hensley.
Memorials may be made to Hospice of Hope, 909 Kenton Station Drive, Maysville, KY 41056.
Tucker, Yocum & Wilson Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements.

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Saturday, March 4, 2006 Georgetown, Kentucky 
News-Graphic Obituaries

Edward Coyle Robinson 

Edward Coyle Robinson died Monday, Feb. 27, 2006, at Georgetown Community Hospital. He was 
married to Mary Houston White Robinson for 58 years.

A native of Scott County, he was the son of the late H.L. and Virginia Coyle Robinson. He spent 
his life as a farmer and worked as a livestock dealer. He was a 1935 graduate of Georgetown 
College and was a member of the Pi Kappa Alpha fraternity.

He attended the United States Military Academy at West Point and served in the Pacific in the 
U.S. Naval Reserve as a gunnery officer aboard the LST 456 from 1942 to 1945. Gen. MacArthur 
waded ashore at the Philippines next to Lt. Robinson, who was on his beached LST. He was a 
member and former deacon of First Presbyterian Church.

Survivors include a daughter, Elizabeth Houston Robinson; a brother, William B. Robinson, of 
Lexington; a sister, Dorothy Robinson Cox, of Georgetown; a brother-in-law, A. Fred White Jr., 
of Morristown, N.J.; and a sister-in-law, Martha White Turner, of Roanoke, Va.

He was preceded in death by two brothers, H. Lewis Robinson Jr. and John R. Robinson.

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Saturday, March 4, 2006 Georgetown, Kentucky 
News-Graphic Obituaries

Harold C. Robinson 

Harold C. Robinson, 84, of Bowling Green, died Wednesday, March 1, 2006, at his residence.

The Scott County native was the sone of the late Price Robinson and Ethel Covington Robinson. He 
was a retired farmer and a member of the Baptist faith.

Survivors include a daughter, Emagene Smidth, of Mississippi; three sons, Eddie (Sharon) 
Robinson, and Dewaine (Phyllis) McDougal, all of Bowling Green, and Harold Gilbert (Teresa) 
Robinson, of Abbeville, Ala.; three sisters, Mildred (Pete) Coso, and Bonnie (Jim) Conn, all of 
Georgetown, and Beulah (T.J.) Reed, of Stamping Ground; 18 grandchildren; and several 
great-grandchildren, nieces and nephews.

He was preceded in death by a son, Jimmy Robinson.

Funeral services will be at 11 a.m. CST, Monday, March 6, 2006, at Hardy & Son Funeral Home, 
Bowling Green Chapel.

Burial will be in FAIRVIEW CEMETERY No. 2.

Visitation will be 1-8 p.m. Sunday and 9-11 a.m. Monday at the funeral home.

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Delia Norman Jones Rogers

Georgetown News-Graphic
10/25/2001, Thursday

Delia Norman Jones Rogers, 93, of Midway, formerly of Stamping Ground, 
died Saturday, Oct. 20, 2001, at Georgetown Community Hospital. She was 
the widow of J.J. Rogers.
She was born in Lee County on May 19, 1908, and was the daughter of the 
late Alford and Carrie Chowning Norman. She was a member of the 
Stamping Ground Christian Church.
Survivors include a daughter, Ada Katherine Popp, of Midway; two 
grandsons, Ray Popp and Lynn Jones; a granddaughter, Kathy Gross; three 
great-grandchildren, Matthew Popp, Ginger Hill and Candy Jones; a 
great-great-grandson, Joshua Carter Martin; two 
step-great-great-grandchildren, Kevin and Jason Hill; and a sister, 
Eary Jones, of Georgetown.
She was preceded in death by a son, Asa William Jones.
Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. Wednesday, Oct. 24, 2001, at Tucker, Yocum & Wilson Funeral Home with the Rev. Charles Brooks and the Rev. Mark Johnson officiating.
Burial will be in Georgetown Cemetery.
Casket bearers will be Ron Tryner, Lynn Jones, Charles Jones, Matthew Popp, Mike Hill and Allen Gross. 

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Monday, April 23, 2007 Georgetown, Kentucky
News-Graphic Obituaries

Dorothy Burgess Rogers

Dorothy Burgess Rogers, 61, of Potomac Drive, died Friday, April 20, 2007, at her home. She was the widow of Jack Rogers.

A native of Georgetown, she was the daughter of the late Warren Scott and Katherine Sallee Burgess and was retired from Scott County Schools. She was a member of the Revival Center Pentecostal Church of God.

Survivors include two sisters, Stella Cook and Lillie McKinney, both of Georgetown; four brothers, Warren, James, Bennie and Leslie Burgess, all of Georgetown; and numerous nieces and nephews.

Services will be 11 a.m. Monday, April 23, 2007, graveside in the Georgetown Cemetery, officiated by the Revs. Arthur L. Ulmer and Connie Jackson.

Casket bearers will be Jeff Cook, James, Butch and Scottie Burgess, Bruce Carter and Jimmy White.

Honorary bearers will be Steve, Rachael and Lucas White.

Visitation will be 10 a.m. Monday at Johnson's Funeral Home.

 

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Sunday, March 09, 2003 
Georgetown News Graphic 

Lucille Middleton Rogers

Lucille Middleton Rogers, 94, of Georgetown, died Thursday, March 6, 2003, at her home. She was the 
widow of Lawrence Rogers.
A native of Harrison County, she was the daughter of the late Lonnie and Myrtle Tapp Middleton and 
was a member of the Penn Avenue Baptist Church. She was a homemaker.
Survivors include a son, Harold (Brenda) Rogers, of Stamping Ground; three daughters, Betty (Paul) 
Simon and Judy (Richard) Krebs, both of Georgetown and Mary (Paul) Webster, of Boone County; five 
grandchildren, Steve Simon, Paul J. Webster, Rick Rogers, Belinda Rogers and Kim West.
She was preceded in death by a grandson, Glenn Allen Webster.
Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. Monday, March 10, 2003, at Johnsonís Funeral Home with the 
Rev. Bobby Sageser, the Rev. John Travis and the Rev. Lowell Coots officiating.
Burial will be in Georgetown Cemetery.
Casket bearers will be Rick Rogers, Steve Simon, Paul J. Webster, Dale West, Bud Devers, Roger 
Wright, Jim Fryman, Devin Hisel and Allen Greg.
Honorary bearers will be Annalee Devers, Austin Jones, Russell and Joyce Stevens, Mary Margaret 
Harpole, Durward Weldon, Michael Wiley, Betty Carroll and Frances Faulconer.
Visitation will be Sunday, 4-7 p.m., at the funeral home.
Expressions of sympathy may be made to the Penn Avenue Baptist Church. 

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Nora Elizabeth Giles Rogers

Georgetown News-Graphic
1/4/2002 Friday

Nora Elizabeth Giles Rogers, 81, of Connersville, died Wednesday, Dec. 
6, 2001, at Harrison Memorial Hospital. She was the widow of Roy 
Rogers.
Born in Scott County on March 8, 1920, to the late James and Edna 
Duncan Giles.
Survivors include a son and daughter-in-law, Roy Keith and Carol 
Rogers, of Connersville; a daughter and son-in-law, Sandra and Bob 
Zumwalt, of Cynthiana; a granddaughter and her husband, Susan and Eric 
Davisson, of Owensboro; a sister, Fannie B. Coppage, of Cynthiana; and 
a sister-in-law, Hattie Lawson, of Park Hills.
Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. Sunday, Jan. 6, 2001, at Ware 
Funeral Home in Cynthiana.
Burial will be in Beardís Cemetery in Scott County.
Casket bearers will be Bill Wright, Leroy Jones, Ronnie Holland, John 
Robinson, Roger Coppage and L.C. Coppage Jr.
Honorary casket bearers will be Webber Davis, Stanley Giles, Sam 
Arnold, Gilbert McBee, Charles Meyers, Clinton Buckner and Rick 
Williamson.
Visitation will be Saturday, 4-8 p.m., at the funeral home.

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Ruth Roser

Woodford Sun
12/20/2001-Thursday

Ruth Bromley Roser, 86, of Georgetown, widow of John H. Roser Jr., died 
Monday, Dec. 17, 2001, at Georgetown Healthcare Center.
A native of Lexington, she was the daughter if the late James R. and 
Alma Stinson Bromley. She was a retired bookkeeper for Wenneker's, 
Lexington, and a member of Holy Trinity Episcopal Church.
Survivors include a daughter, Mary Ellen Roser, Georgetown; a son, John 
H. Roser III, Versailles; a sister, Emma Jo Taylor, Lexington; five 
grandchildren; and six great grandchildren. A brother, James R. Bromley 
Jr., is deceased.
Services will be conducted at 10:30 a.m. today, Thursday, Dec. 20, 
2001, at Johnson's Funeral Home by the Rev. John R. Corbiere. Burial 
will be in Crestlawn Memorial Gardens. Honorary bearers will be John 
Henry Roser IV, Rebel Rose, Bryan Rose, Paul Rookard, John Seales, and 
David Seales.

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Ernest W. (Wally) Ruth

Georgetown News Graphic
3/27/2002 Wednesday

Ernest W. (Wally) Ruth, 56, of Georgetown, died Friday, March 22, 2002, 
at his home. He was the husband of Janice Collins Ruth.
He was born in Scott County on May 24, 1945, and was the son of Vina 
Greenup Ruth and the late Henry Ruth.
Survivors include his wife; his mother; nine children, Pamela (Todd) 
Stone, Kenny (Melissa) Shapaka and Jerry (Amanda) Shapaka, all of 
Georgetown, and Nancy Shapaka, Timothy Shapaka, Jonathan Shapaka, 
Benjamin Shapaka, Danny Shapaka and Donny Shapaka, all of Louise; a 
sister, Margaret (Dee) Barnes, of Georgetown; a brother, Russell 
(Vickie) Ruth, of Georgetown; and a number of uncles, aunts, nieces and 
nephews.
He was preceded in death by maternal grandparents Robert and Elizabeth 
Greenup and paternal grandparents Roy and Sennie Ruth.
Funeral services were held Monday, March 25, 2002, at Tucker, Yocum & 
Wilson Funeral Home with the Rev. Rick Hamilton officiating.
Burial was in Georgetown Cemetery.
Casket bearers were Rusty Ruth, Larry Wayne Jenkins, Ricky Barnes, Chad 
Tooker, Bobby Sharpe and Billy Barnes.
Honorary bearers were Tommy Ruth, Jerry Jones, Darrell James Lawson and 
Archie Barnes. 

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Sunday, March 09, 2003 
Georgetown News Graphic 

Jessica Lee Ruth

Jessica Lee Ruth, 22, of Marshall Park Drive, was found dead at her home March 6, 2003, along with 
her mother, Ramona Lee Ferguson Ruth. She was the daughter of Allen Dailey, of Cynthiana.
Survivors include her step-mother, Sandra Dailey, of Cynthiana; three sisters, Chris Jessie, of 
Georgetown, Stacey Dailey, of Cynthiana, and Sarah Hays, of Georgetown; four brothers, Mason Jessie, 
of Georgetown, and Christopher, Kevin and Tyler Dailey, all of Cynthiana; paternal grandparents 
Frazier and Betty Dailey, of Richmond; maternal great-grandmother Irene Coomer, of Georgetown; 
maternal great-great-grandmother, Vida Ferguson, of Georgetown; and several aunts, including Judy 
Jenkins, uncles and cousins.
Funeral services will be 2 p.m. Monday, March 10, 2003, at Johnsonís Funeral Home.
Burial will be in Georgetown Cemetery.
Casket bearers will be Christopher, Kevin and Tyler Dailey, B.J. Hayes and Billy Jenkins. 
Visitation will be 4-7 p.m. Sunday, March 9, 2003, at the funeral home. Expressions of sympathy may 
be made to the Jessica Lee Ruth Memorial Fund, c/o First National Bank, P.O. Box 520, Georgetown, 
KY 40324.