Janie A. (Ware) Estep, 52, Florence, Kentucky, formerly of Pulaski County passed away Thursday, January 16th, 2003 at St. Elizabeth South Hospital, Edgewood, Kentucky.

She was born September 28th, 1950 in Pulaski County Kentucky, a daughter of the late Delbert Ware and Oda (Hall) Ware. She is a server at Bob Evans and Florence, Kentucky.

She is survived by her husband, Robert Estep, whom she married October 11th, 1975; one son, Mike Estep, Florence, Kentucky; one daughter, Michele Lyons, Florence, Kentucky; one brother, Danny Ware, Science Hill, Kentucky; three sisters, Mary Adams, Lexington, Kentucky, Betty Wilder and Elsie Ware both of Richmond, Indiana.

She was preceded in death by her parents.

Funeral services will be 2:00 p.m., Monday, January 20th, 2003 at the Chapel of Morris and Hislope Funeral Home with Reverend Bobby Slagle officiating. Burial will be in King Bee Cemetery, Science Hill, Kentucky. Visitation will be after 6:00 p.m., Sunday, January 19th, 2003 at the Chapel of Morris and Hislope Funeral Home.

 

Charles Wood, 74, Walnut Street, Ferguson, Kentucky, passed away Thursday, January 16, 2003 at his residence.

He was born May 13th, 1928 in the Freedom Community of Pulaski County Kentucky, a son of the late Sam Wood and Lula Brown. He was owner and operator of Woods Landscaping, a member, songleader and deacon at Grave Hill Baptist Church, Tateville, Kentucky.

He is survived by his wife, Ruby (Nelson) Wood, whom he married on April 9th, 1949 in Somerset, Kentucky; one son, Charles (and Donna) Wood II, Somerset, Kentucky; three daughters, Shelva (and Michael) Black, Bronston, Kentucky, Rosemary Wood, Ferguson, Kentucky and Charlotte (and Charles) Tucker, Mississippi; three brothers, Elijah Wood, Sam Wood, and Joe Wood, all of Somerset, Kentucky; four sisters, Elizabeth Lovins and Lillian Baker, both of Somerset, Kentucky and Grace Colyer and Till Hawn, both of Ohio; four grandchildren, Ryan Tucker, Shawn Tucker, Taran Wood and Nicholas Wood; four great grandchildren, Austin, Hunter, Fisher and Page Tucker.

He was preceded in death by his parents; one brother, Jim Wood; three sisters, Margaret Loveless, Marth Jackson and Ruth Manning.

Funeral services will be 2:00 p.m., Sunday, January 19th, 2003 at the Memory Chapel of Lake Cumberland Funeral Home with Brother Darry Hatfield and the Brother Bobby Clark officiating. Burial will be in Grave Hill Cemetery, Tateville, Kentucky. Visitation will be after 6:00 p.m., Saturday, January 18th, 2003 at Lake Cumberland.

Expressions of sympathy may take the form of donations to Grave Hill Baptist Church Building Fund or to Hospice of Lake Cumberland.

 

George Paul Owens, 57, Ringgold Road, Somerset, Kentucky, passed away Thursday, January 16th, 2003 at Lake Cumberland Regional Hospital.

He was born October 29th, 1945 in the Ringgold Community of Pulaski County, a son of the late Lonnie Owens and Bessie Mae McGlamery. He was a former employee of Cumberland Wood and Chair Co., an auto body repairman and a member of Denham Street Baptist Church, Somerset, Kentucky.

He is survived by his wife, Betty Jean (Haney) Owens, whom he married on August 2nd, 1969 in Tennessee; two brothers, Lawrence Edward Owens, Mt. Vernon, Kentucky and Thomas Rae Owens, Indianapolis, Indiana; three sisters, Janice (and James) Shull, Huntington, Indiana, Barbara Ann Carringer, South Carolina and Patricia (and Gerald) Mitchell, Somerset, Kentucky; 31 nieces and nephews.

He was preceded in death by his parents and two brothers, Michael Lee Owens and Leonard Charles Owens.

Funeral services will be 2:00 p.m., Sunday, January 19th, 2003 at Denham Street Baptist Church with Brother J.S. New officiating. Burial will be in Ringgold Cemetery, Somerset, Kentucky. Visitation will be after 6:00 p.m., Saturday, January 18th, 2003 at Lake Cumberland Funeral Home and after 1:00 p.m., Sunday January 19th, 2003 at Denham Street Baptist Church.

 

Billie "Madge" Fitzpatrick Ingram, 54, Grand Central Blvd., Somerset, Kentucky, passed away Wednesday, January 15th, 2003 at Lake Cumberland Regional Hospital.

She was born October 15th, 1948 in Somerset, Kentucky, a daughter of the late Levell Fitzpatrick and Lillian Walker. She was a line inspector for the GE plant and a member of the Davis Chapel A.M.E. Church, Somerset, Kentucky.

She is survived by two sons, Jimmy (and Shawna) Fitzpatrick, Lexington, Kentucky and Channing Ingram, Somerset, Kentucky; one daughter, Latasha Ingram, Somerset, Kentucky; one step daughter, Lisa Ingram; three brothers, Jack Fitzpatrick and Lovelle Fitzpatrick Jr., both of Cincinnati, Ohio and Samuel Fitzpatrick, Louisville, Kentucky; two sisters, Una Pennington, Louisville, Kentucky and Vandola Perkins of Ohio; five step grandchildren, Tiambe Ingram, Hamani IngramMalik Ingarm, Camara Ingram and Nisa Ingram.

She was preceded in death by her parents; two sisters, Anna Bell Bertram and Geraldine Reed.

Funeral services will be 2:00 p.m., Saturday, January 18th, 2003 at the Memory Chapel of Lake Cumberland Funeral Home with Brother Vern Hubert officiating. Burial will be in Stanford Pike Cemetery, Somerset, Kentucky. Visitation will be after 6:00 p.m., Friday, January 17th, 2003 at Lake Cumberland Funeral Home.

 

 

Leonard A. Helton, 87, Railroad Street, Burnside, Kentucky passed away Thursday, January 16th, 2003 at his residence.

He was born January 6th, 1916 in Sloans Valley, Kentucky, the son of the late John Helton and Dovie Bertha Hill. He was a United States Army Veteran, an assistant track supervisor for Southern Railroad, where he worked for 40 years and a member of Sloans Valley Baptist Church, Burnside, Kentucky.

He is survived by three sons, Brother Johnnie (and Shirley) Helton, Somerset, Kentucky, Gerald (and Leona) Helton and Frankie (and Reida) Helton, both of Burnside, Kentucky; two daughters, Loretta (and Thomas) Foster and Thelma Shelley, both of Greenwood, Indiana; three sisters, Goldie (and Fred) Flynn, Somerset, Kentucky, Lela (and Willie) Ellis, Burnside, Kentucky and Betty (and Rev. Harlan) Avera, Somerset, Kentucky; six grandchildren, Sandy Kammer, Drenda Pinkleton, Grove Foster, Leonard Foster, Eddie Wayne Hutchinson and Jonathan E. Helton; five great grandchildren, Danny Burdine, Megan Kammer, Mollie Kammer, Ashley Foster and Nathan Foster.

He was preceded in death by his wife, Bessie Childers Helton, whom he married on February 24th, 1934; his parents; three brothers, Dewey, Milford and Cecil Helton; one sister, Christine Miller and one grandson, Ryan Burdine.

Funeral services will be 11:00 a.m., Saturday, January 18th, 2003 at the Memory Chapel of Lake Cumberland Funeral Home with Brother Charles Dudley Bryant officiating. Burial will be in Lakeside Memorial Gardens, Somerset, Kentucky. Visitation will be after 5:00 p.m., Friday, January 17th, 2003 at Lake Cumberland Funeral Home.

Expressions of sympathy may take the form of donations to the Gideon Memorial Bible Plan.

 

 

Lena Frances Coatney, 61, Griffin Avenue, Ferguson, Kentucky passed away Wednesday, January 15th, at Lake Cumberland Regional Hospital.

She was born May 22nd, 1941 in Monticello, Kentucky, the daughter of the late Benny Adair and Lena Adair.

She is survived by her husband, Lawson Coatney, whom she married 22 years ago in Indiana.

Funeral services will be 10:30 a.m., Friday, January 17th, 2003 at the Memory Chapel of Lake Cumberland Funeral Home with Brother Bobby Bell officiating. Burial will begin Grave Hill Cemetery, Tateville, Kentucky. Visitation will be after 930 A.M., Friday, January 17th, 2003 at Chapel of Lake Cumberland Funeral Home.

 

Mildred Magnolia (Loveless) Dalton, 89, Norwood, Ohio, formerly of Somerset passed away Monday, January 13th, 2003 at East Galeraith Nursing Home, Cincinnati, Ohio.

She was born October 4th, 1913, a daughter of the late Rev. Millard Clayton Loveless and Mollie Gertrude (Dick) Loveless. She was a homemaker, enjoyed sewing and was a member of Kenwood Baptist Church, Cincinnati, Ohio.

She is survived by one daughter, Diana Dalton, Norwood, Ohio; one niece, LaDonna (and Durwood) Farmer, Lawrenceburg, Indiana; one brother-in-law, James Stallard, Port Richey, Florida; 3 great nephews, Matthew and Deron Farmer and Ron Loveless and several cousins.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Jesse Lawrence Dalton, whom she married on January 11th, 1931 in Norwood, Kentucky and who passed away May 4th, 1984; two brothers, M.C. and Max Loveless; two sisters, Majene Stallard and Maxine Burge; one nephew, Kenneth Loveless.

Funeral services will be 2:30 P.M., Friday, January 17th, 2003 at the Chapel of Morris and Hislope Funeral Home with Rev. L. Hugh Roberts officiating. Burial will be in Lakeside Memorial Gardens, Somerset, Kentucky. Visitation will be from Noon, Friday, January 17th, 2003, until time for services at the Chapel Morris and Hislope.

 

Steven Wright, 68, Sinking Valley Road, Somerset, Kentucky passed away Tuesday January 14th, 2003 at Lake Cumberland Regional Hospital

He was born October 8th, 1934, a son of the late Henry Wright and Stella Smith. He was a coal miner and a member of White Lily Baptist Church, Somerset Kentucky.

He is survived by his wife, Fern Mink Wright, whom he married December 15th, 1956 in Somerset, Kentucky; two sons, Jesse Wright, St. Cloud, Florida and Jerry (and Della) Wright, Danville, Kentucky; two brothers, Everett Wright and Riley (and Helen) Wright, both of Eubank, Kentucky; two sisters, Christine Barnes, Mt. Victory, Kentucky and Mellie (and Russell) Creech, Ano, Kentucky; four grandchildren, Amanda Wright, Randall Wright, Eric (and Whitney) Wright and Tiffany Wright; 3 step grandchildren, Tina Webb, Tim Shelton and Jay Shelton; one brother-in-law, Rowley Linville of Ohio.

He was preceded in death by his parents; one brother, Charlie Wright; one sister, Kathleen Linville and one brother-in-law; George Barnes.

Funeral services will be 2:00 p.m., Friday, January 17th, 2003 at the Memory Chapel of Lake Cumberland Funeral Home with Brother Bernard Meece officiating. Burial will be in Bullock-Mink Cemetery, Somerset, Kentucky. Visitation will be after 6:00 p.m., Thursday, January 16th, 2003 at the Chapel of Lake Cumberland Funeral Home.

 

Velma (Abbott) Acton, 87, Highway 865, Eubank, Kentucky passed away Tuesday, January 14th, 2003 at her residence.

She is born August 29th, 1915 in Pulaski County, Kentucky, a daughter of the late John Abbott and Cora (Larkin) Abbott. She was a homemaker and a member of Liberty Baptist Church, Crab Orchard, Kentucky.

She is survived by her husband of 67 years, Clyde Acton, whom she married on December 21st, 1935; one son, Claude J. (and Janie) Acton, Woodstock Community; one sister, Marie Smith, Crab Orchard, Kentucky; one brother, Shelva Abbott, Highland Heights, Kentucky; two grandchildren, Staci (and Brian) Pfaadt, Louisville, Kentucky and Stephen Acton, Somerset, Kentucky; 3 great grandchildren, Brady, Brandon and Britt Pfaadt.

She is preceded in death by her parents; three brothers, Clinton, Chester and Oran Abbott.

Funeral services will be 11:00 a.m., Friday, January 17th, 2003 at the Chapel of Morris and Hislope Funeral Home with Brother Noah Broughton officiating. Burial will be in Good Hope Cemetery, Eubank, Kentucky. Visitation will be after 6:00 p.m., Thursday, January 16th, 2003 at the Chapel of Morris and Hislope Funeral Home.

Expressions of sympathy may take the form of donations to the Gideon Memorial Bible Plan or to Hospice of Lake Cumberland.

 

Arthur Parks, 78, East Hwy. 70, Eubank, Kentucky, passed away Monday, January 13th, 2003 at his residence.

He was born May 15th, 1924 a son of the late Arthur Montry Parks Sr. and Minnie (Barnsfather) Parks. He was a United States Army World War II veteran,

retired factory worker at General Electric and of the Christian faith.

He is survived by his wife, Bonnie (Reynolds) Parks and he married December 7th, 1960; one son, Darrell Parks, Frankfort, Kentucky; three sisters, Katie Beutel, Falmouth, Kentucky, Edith (and Van) Dean, Nashville, Tennessee and Lola (and Rodney) Heilman, Versailes, Kentucky; one grandchild, Kelsie Marie Parks, Frankfort, Kentucky and several nieces and nephews.

He was preceded in death by his parents; one daughter, Elizabeth Marie Parks; three brothers, James, Jack and William Parks; three sisters, Nellie Nelson, Ruth Estes and Naomi Stivers.

Funeral services will be 1:00 p.m., Wednesday, January 15th, 2003 at the Chapel of Morris and Hislope Funeral Home with brother Robbie Barron officiating. Burial will be and Fairview Cemetery, Willailla, Kentucky. Visitation will be after 6:00 p.m., Tuesday January 14th, 2003 at the Chapel of Morris and Hislope Funeral Home.

 

Mary Jane Loveless, 64, Hickory Nut Road, passed away Saturday, January 11th, 2003 at her residence.

She was born December 25th, 1938 in Somerset, Kentucky, a daughter of the late Edith King and Clarence Stone. She was an employee of Grippo Potato Chip Company and a member of Asbury Tabernacle, Cincinnati, Ohio.

She is survived by her husband, Howard Loveless, whom she married in 1955 in Muncie, Indiana; one son, Timothy (and Pamela) Loveless, Nancy, Kentucky; two brothers, Herbert Stone, Somerset, Kentucky and Ernest Stone, Cincinnati, Ohio; two sisters, Betty Cox, Hamersvile, Ohio and Darlene Brumley, Cincinnati, Ohio and several nieces and nephews.

She was preceded in death by her parents; one son, Anthony Wayne "Tony" Loveless; two brothers, James and Willie Stone; two sisters, Ula Howell and Dorothy Hancock.

Funeral services will be 2:00 p.m., Tuesday, January 14th, 2003 at the Memory Chapel of Lake Cumberland Funeral Home with Lee Dye and Clarence Floyd officiating. Burial will be in Hopeful Cemetery, Nancy, Kentucky. Visitation will be after 5:00 p.m., Monday, January 13th, 2003 at the Chapel of Lake Cumberland Funeral Home.

Expressions of sympathy may take the form of donations to the Hopeful Cemetery Fund c/o Charles Coner, 40 West Farm Road, Nancy, Kentucky.

 

Barbara Lou (Duckworth) Lovins, 72, Liberty, Kentucky, passed away Friday, January 10th, 2003 at Liberty Care Center, Liberty, Kentucky.

She was born August 20th, 1930 in Boggstown, Indiana, a daughter of the late Emmit Duckworth and Pearl (Swango) Duckworth. She was a homemaker and a member of the True House of Prayer.

She is survived by three sons, Billy (and Kathy) Freeman, Indianapolis, Indiana, Ricky Lovins, Eastern Kentucky and Robbie (and Andrea) Lovins, Nancy, Kentucky; two daughters, Linda Lane, Liberty, Kentucky and Judy (and Shawn) Hawk, Nancy, Kentucky; three sisters, Martha Clark, Lakeland, Florida, Dorothy Payton, Franklin, Indiana and Bernice Short, Cincinnati, Ohio; two granddaughters, Barbara Rae (and Timmy) Ritchie, Bedford, Kentucky and Ayla Evalee Lovins, Woodstock Community; seven grandsons, William Earl Freeman, Indianapolis, Indiana, Craig Anthony and Eric Andrew Lovins, both of Franklin, Indiana, Michael Shawn Hawk, Nancy, Kentucky, Shelby Lane and Hunter Pierce Lovins, both of Nancy, Kentucky and Taran Isaiah Lovins; 2 great grandsons, Joshua and Earl Ritchie, both of Bedford, Kentucky.

She is preceded in death by her parents; her husband, Lonnie E. Lovins.

Funeral services will be 2:00 p.m., Monday, January 13th, 2003 at the Chapel of Morris and Hislope Funeral Home with Brother Mayhon Smith officiating. Burial will be in Conrad Cemetery, Somerset, Kentucky. Visitation will be after 7:00 p.m., Sunday January 12th, 2003 at the Chapel of Morris and Hislope Funeral Home.

 

Richard L. Hughes, 64, Elihu Cabin Hollow Road, Somerset, Kentucky, passed away Thursday, January 9th, 2003 at St. Joseph Hospital, Lexington, Kentucky.

He was born May 30th, 1938 in Pulaski County, Kentucky a son of the late O. E. Hughes and Holly (Haynes) Hughes, Somerset, Kentucky. He was a United States Army Veteran, a retired electrician with Hinkle Contracting Corporation, a farmer and a deacon at Grave Hill Baptist Church.

He is survived by his wife, Katherine (Phelps) Hughes; two sons, Sam Hughes, Nicholasville, Kentucky and David Hughes, Somerset, Kentucky; one sister, Joyce Burdine, Somerset, Kentucky; four grandchildren, Harley Hughes, Andrew Hughes, Victoria Hughes and Samantha Hughes; two step grandson, Jacob and Drew; two step granddaughters, Kieryanne and Rebecca.

He was preceded in death by his father.

Funeral services will be 4:00 p.m., Sunday, January 12th, 2003 at the Chapel of Morris and Hislope Funeral Home with Brother Darry Hatfield and  Brother Bobby Clark officiating. Burial will be an Grave Hill Cemetery, Tateville, Kentucky. Visitation will be after 6:00 p.m., Saturday, January 11th, 2003 at the Chapel of Morris and Hislope Funeral Home.