Helen Mae Stewart, 78, Ferrell Stewart Road passed away Sunday July 28, 2002 at Lake Cumberland regional Hospital.

She was born September 19, 1923 in Colo Community, a daughter of the late Andy Hodge and Sophia (Randolph) Hodge. She was a homemaker and a member of buck Creek Baptist Church.

Survivors include her two sons, Bobby (and Vona) Stewart and Donald (and Alene) Stewart, both of Somerset, Ky.; one daughter, Janet (and Curtis) Baker, Danville, KY.; one brother Junior Hodge, OH.; five sisters, Loney Ellen Tomlinson, Somerset, Ky., Marie Zachery, OH., Geraldine Simpson and Evalene Godby, both of Somerset, KY.; one sister-in-law, Shirley Stewart, Somerset, KY.; 10 grandchildren, Darrell Stewart, Diane McQueen, Karen Carter, Mark Stewart, Steve Stewart, Ricky Stewart, Sharon Conty, Barry Baker, Gary Baker and Andy Baker; 22 great grandchildren and 10 great great grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by her parents, her husband, Ferrell Stewart whom she married on January 18, 1939 in Pulaski County, KY. one son, Wendell Stewart; two brothers, Luther and Clifford Hodge; and one grandchild, Dwayne Stewart.  

Funeral services will be 11:00 A.M. Wednesday July 31, 2002 at the Memory Chapel of Lake Cumberland Funeral home with Brother roger Weddle officiating. Burial will be in White lily Cemetery. Visitation will be after 6:00 P. M. Tuesday July 30, 2002 at the chapel of Lake Cumberland Funeral Home.

Charles Raymond Faulkner, M.D., Somerset, Kentucky died Sunday July 28, 2002 at the Eastern Kentucky Veteran’s Center, Hazard, Kentucky.

Charles Raymond Faulkner, was born in Montgomery County, KY., June 29, 1916, the son of Dr. Morton and Lura Hanks Faulkner.

Dr. Faulkner attended public school in Mt. Sterling, Kentucky. Wishing to follow in his father’s footsteps he did pre-med work at the University of Kentucky and from there went to the University of Louisville Medical School where he graduated in 1938.

A year before graduating from medical school the former Virginia Greenwade of Mt. Sterling became Mrs. Charles R. Faulkner, and they had a child, Barbara, in 1939. Following graduation, he served his internship at Good Samaritan Hospital in Lexington. He then practiced medicine in Hazard, Kentucky.

With the bombing of Pearl Harbor, Dr, Faulkner volunteered to serve his country. He was a Lieutenant-Commander in the Medical Corps f the United States Navy.

When the war came to an end, he returned to Hazard and worked three years as the company doctor in a mining camp. Another three years were spent in private practice in Albany, before settling down in Somerset. Dr. Faulkner first located in an office over Tibbal’s Drug and in 1960 the doctor and his wife moved into the Doctor’s Building on Bourne Avenue, where they remained until retirement in 1972.

He was a member of the Kentucky Medical Association, Somerset Masonic Lodge No. 111, a lifetime member of the Pulaski Outdoorsman Club and the National rifle Association; a member of the American Radio relay League, lake Cumberland Amateur Radio Club, and a 40 year member of the Military Affiliate Radio System. He was a military historian, and had many hobbies which included Ham Radio, gardening, bridge, photography, shooting, hunting and fishing. He was a Kentucky Colonel and a member of the First Christian Church in Somerset.

Survivors include his wife, Virginia Greenwade Faulkner, nephews, Jame Ralls, Eddie (Betty) Ralls, and John Hedrick nieces, Ruth Ann Henry and Barbara Fizer.

He was precede in death by a daughter, Barbara Faulkner Bell, two brothers, Lemming and William Faulkner; four sisters, Shirley Arthur, Ruth Ralls, Zelma Hedrick and Lydia Faulkner.

Funeral services will be held at Morris and Hislope Funeral Home, July 31, 2002 with Rev. Joseph K. Altman, Senior minister officiating. Visitation will be Tuesday July30, 2002 at the funeral home. Masonic Services will be conducted at the funeral home at 7:00 P. M. by Somerset Masonic Lodge #111. He will be buried at the Somerset Cemetery with military honors by American legion Post #38 following the ceremony.

Visitation will be at the funeral home Tuesday July 30, 2002 from 6:30 P. M. until 8:30 P. M., with Masonic Services to be conducted by Somerset Lodge #111 at 7:00 P. M.  

Memorial may be made to the Alzheimer’s respite Center of Pulaski County or the First Christian Church Building Fund.

 

Eric Ray Hewitt, 22, Charles Elgin Road passed away Friday July 26, 2002 at his residence.

He was born January 5, 1980 in Pulaski County the son of Harvey Hewitt and Joyce Blanton Hewitt. He was an Auto Body Repairman at Hewitt Body Shop, a former member of the Texas Community Shooting Club where he achieved many local, state and national awards and a member of Woodstock Baptist Church.  

He is survived by his wife Natasha Cable Hewitt; his parents; two sons, Skyler Jay Hewitt and Cameron Garrett Hewitt; one sister, Jodena “Jody (and Robert) Fulcher; grandparent, James Blanton.

He is preceded in death by his grandparents, Thelma Fae Williams Blanton, Homer Hewitt and Cora Bee Stringer Hewitt.

Funeral services will be 1:00 P. M. Tuesday July 30, 2002 at the Woodstock Baptist Church with rev. Doros Zarachariades officiating. Burial will be in Woodstock Cemetery. Visitation will be after 6:00 P. M. Monday July 29, 2002 at the Chapel of Morris and Hislope Funeral Home and after 11:00 A.M. Tuesday at Woodstock Baptist Church.

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

James Thomas Taylor Sr., 86, 9686 Hwy 1675 passed away Thursday July 25, 2002 at Lake Cumberland Regional Hospital.

He was born December 30, 1915 in Squib Community the son of the late Virgil D. Taylor and Olive May (Cress) Taylor. He was a W.W.II US Army Veteran and the founder and operator of Taylor’s Grocery.

He is survived by his wife, Geneva (Bullock) Taylor whom he married on February 20, 1945 in Norwood, OH.; two sons, James Thomas (and Barbara) Taylor Jr. Franklin, IN. and Jeffrey Kent Taylor, Goodwater Community; two daughters, Betty Charlene (and Richard) Talley, Goodwater Community and Cheryle Diane (and Danny) Mize, Somerset, KY.; one sister, Betty Joyce Taylor, Somerset, KY.; 9 grandchildren and several great grandchildren.

He was preceded in death by his parents and one sister, Maude Eva Jones.

Funeral services will be 2:00 P. M. Saturday July 27, 2002 at the Memory Chapel of Lake Cumberland Funeral Home with Brother Dave Evans officiating. Military honors by American legions Post 38. Burial will be in Lakeside Memorial Gardens. Visitation will be after 5:30 P. M. Friday July 26, 2002 at the Memory Chapel of Lake Cumberland Funeral Home.

Rev. Ralph Ray Sears, 85, Hunter Camp Road passed away Wednesday July 24, 2002 at Lake Cumberland Regional Hospital.

He was born December 23, 1916 in the Hail Community a son of the late George Thomas Sears and Ottie (Roark) Sears. He was a W.W. II US Army Veteran, receiving the Good Conduct Medal, worked for W.P.A., was a coal miner, retired from Ford Motor Company after 27 years and was a member of Pastor of Wesley’s Chapel where he served as pastor for 54 years.

Survivors include his wife, Sylvia K. (Farmer) Sears whom he married May 10, 1939 in Somerset, KY.; two sons, Rev. Stanley R. (and Charlotte) Sears, Somerset, KY. and Rev. Gary Warren (and Charletta) Sears, Cleveland, TN.; one daughter, Sylvetta Sears (and Rev. Rodney Gene) Cundiff, Houston, TX.; one brother, Eugene (and Rebecca) Sears, Eubank, KY.; one sister, Naomi VanHoose, Norwood, OH.; 7 grandchildren and 9 great grandchildren.

He was preceded in death by his parents; one daughter, Sue Sears; two brothers, Bernie and Raymond sears; four sisters, Bernice Sears, Irene Sears, Rilla Morgan and Wilma Wolff.

Funeral services will be 1:00 P. M. Saturday July 27, 2002 at Wesley’s Chapel with family members of Rev. Ralph Sears officiating. Burial will be in Poplarville cemetery. Visitation will be from 6:00 - 9:00 P.M. Friday July 26, 2002 at the Memory Chapel of Lake Cumberland Funeral Home and from Noon until time for services at Wesley’s Chapel.

Military Honors by American Legion Post #38.

Leslie (Bud) Floyd, 72, Texas School Road passed away Wednesday July 24, 2002 at St. Joseph Hospital.

He was born June 21, 1930 in Whitley County Kentucky, a son of the late Alonzo "Ed" Floyd and Laura Beavers. He was a construction worker, a farmer, Lime Hauler and Railroad worker.

Survivors include his wife Thelma (Hargis) Floyd whom he married on April 30, 1952 in Indianapolis, IN.; one daughter, Donna Floyd Eubank, KY.; two sons, Jerry (and robin) Floyd Burnside, KY. and Larry (and Sandy) Floyd Eubank, KY.; one 1/2 sister, Emily Floyd Eubank, KY.; 4 grandchildren, Amanda K., Robbie, Sarah and Edward Floyd; and 2 step grandchildren, Billie and Crystal Burge; several nieces and nephews.

He was preceded in death by his parents, three brothers, Delbert, Sylvester and R.D. Floyd; one sister, Iva Pittman.

Funeral services will be 11:00 P. M. Saturday July 27, 2002 at the Chapel of Morris and Hislope Funeral Home with Brother David Harmon officiating. Burial will be in Etna Cemetery. Visitation will be after 6:00 P.M. Friday July 26, 2002 at the Chapel of Morris and Hislope Funeral Home.

Mary Lou Honeycutt, 65, Maple Hill Drive passed away Monday July 22, 2002 at her residence.

She was born March 4, 1937 in Elkhorn City, Kentucky a daughter of the late Bert Mullins and Ruby Z. (Branum) Mullins. She was a homemaker and a member of Victory Christian Fellowship.

Survivors include her husband, Clifton Honeycutt whom she married on August 9, 1955 in Pikeville, KY.; one foster brother, James Payne, Florence, KY.; 2 nieces and 2 nephews.

He was preceded in death by his parents, one brother, Elmer Payne; one sister, Jewell Caudill.

Funeral services will be 1:00 P. M. Wednesday July 24, 2002 at the Memory Chapel of Lake Cumberland Funeral Home with Brother Mark Harrell officiating. Burial will be in Mill Springs National Cemetery. Visitation will be after 6:00 P.M. Tuesday July 23, 2002 at the Memory Chapel of Lake Cumberland Funeral Home.

Expressions of sympathy may take the form of donations to to Hospice of Lake Cumberland P.O. Box 651 Somerset, KY. 42502

Dr. Douglas J. Hines, 73, Sturgis, KY. passed away Thursday July 18, 2002 at Deaconess Hospital in Evansville, IN.

He was born January 9, 1929 in Science Hill, KY. a son of the late Forrest B. Hines and Pansy Marie (Mercer) Hines Berge. Dr. Hines earned scholarship to Lindsey Wilson Junior college and then played under Paul McBrayer at Eastern University of Kentucky. He did graduate work at the Indiana University; took Somerset High School to back to back State Tournaments in the early 60’s. He was named Kentucky Junior College Conference Coach of the Year, three times while coaching at Lindsey Wilson, Named Gulf South Coach of the year in 1976 and 77 while coaching Mississippi College. Named the Region Two Coach of the Year by the Kentucky Association of Basketball Coaches two straight years while at Union County High. Coached three first team all Americans while at Lindsey Wilson. He was Head Boys Basketball Coach at Union Co. High School in Sturgis and Morganfield, KY. He was the oldest Basketball coach in the state of Kentucky, having coached for 49 years, During his love for coaching basketball, he had 885 wins and 493 losses. While some measure success in awards and honors, Dr. Doug Hines measures it by the number of students and basketball players he’s instilled with a sense of pride and hard work to make their lives a success. He made a profession of faith at an early age.

He is survived by his wife, Nancy (Burton) Hines, whom he married in 1960; three sons, Douglas Mercer Hines, Austin, TX., Deron Hines, Jackson, TN. and Jesus Patino, Brownsville, TN,; two daughter, Kimberly Davis, Jackson, MS. and Angela Hines, Jackson, TN.; one brother, Forrest Hines, Jr., Tacoma, WA. and 6 grandchildren.

He was preceded in death by his parents and a twin brother, Donald B. Hines.

Funeral services will be 2:00 P. M. Tuesday July 23, 2002 at the Chapel of Morris and Hislope Fneral Home with Dr. Noble Cobb of Sturgis, KY. and Rev. Hilton Harrell, Brookhaven, MS. officiating. Burial will be in Science Hill Cemetery. Visitation will be after 12:00 P. M. Tuesday July 23, 2002 at the Chapel of Morris and Hislope Funeral Home.

Expressions of sympathy may take the form of donations to Dr. Doug Hines Scholarship Fund % Integra Bank P.O.. Box 307 Sturgis, KY. 42459

Ruth Iva (Payne) Payne, 77, Donard Ave., formerly of the Etna Community, passed away Saturday July 20, 2002 at Sunrise Nursing Home.

She was born November 19, 1924 the daughter of the late Addison Payne and Sophia (Allen) Payne. She was a School Teacher for the Jefferson County School System in Louisville, KY. and a member of Unity Temple of Louisville, KY.

She was preceded in death by her parents.

Funeral services will be 10:30 A.M. Tuesday July 23, 2002 at the Chapel of Morris and Hislope Funeral Home with Brother Brad King officiating. Burial will be in Etna Cemetery. Visitation will be after 6:00 P.M. Monday July 22, 2002 at the Chapel of Morris and Hislope Funeral Home.

Neva (Black) Staples, 75, N. Hwy 27 passed away Thursday July 18, 2002 at UK Medical Center in Lexington, KY.

She was born April 7, 1927 in Blackridge, KY. the daughter of the late Dewey Black and Gladys (Black) Tarter. She was a homemaker, Nurse at Casey County Memorial Hospital and a member of Science Hill Christian Church.

She is survived by her husband, Allen L. Stephens, whom she married on July 13, 1975; three daughters, Phyllis (and Ronnie) Wesley, Bethelridge, KY., Carol B. Wilcher, Somerset, KY. and Connie Wesley, Science Hill, KY.; two brothers, Vernon Black, Blackridge, KY. and Jerry Tarter, Phil, KY.; one step-son, Allen Staples, Jr. Borden, IN.; two step-daughters, Rebecca (and Chris) Smith, Borden, IN. and Elizabeth Rueter Borden, IN.; 3 grandchildren and 4 great grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by her parents.

Funeral services will be 11:00 A. M. Monday July 22, 2002 at Science Hill Christian Church with Brother Tom Cox officiating. Burial will be in Bethelridge Cemetery. Visitation will be after 5:00 P. M. Sunday July 21, 2002 at the Chapel of Morris and Hislope Funeral Home.

Eithel Cassada Jones, 89, 3505 Fairway Court passed away Saturday July 13, 2002 at McCreary Health & Rehabilitation Center.

She was born August 13, 1912 in Kidder Community a son of the late Ira F. Cassada and Cena (Keith) Cassada. She was a homemaker and a member of Slate Branch Baptist Church.

Survivors include one son, Murl William Jones, Somerset, KY.; one daughter, Delma Hudson, Dayton, OH.; 3 grandchildren, Murl William Jones Jr., who was raised by her, Dawn Renee Jones and Jacquelyn Sue Jones; 6 great grandchildren and one great great grandchild. She was especially fond of her nieces who were like daughters to her.

She was preceded in death by her parents, her husband, Lloyd William Jones whom she married in March 1930 at Monticello, KY.; one daughter, Jacquelyn Sue Jones; four brothers, Coy, Homer, Frank and Denney Cassada; three sisters, Vada Flynn, Frona Flynn and Oda Jones.

Funeral services will be 2:00 P.M. Tuesday July 16, 2002 at Slate branch Baptist Church with Brother Gilbert Robinson and Brother Vestal Meece Officiating. Burial will be in Slate Branch Cemetery. Visitation will be after 6:00 P. M. Monday July 15, 2002 at the Memory Chapel of Lake Cumberland Funeral Home.

Expressions of sympathy may take the form of donations to the Slate Branch Baptist Church Building fund.

Robert C. “Bear” Cassada, 65, N. Hwy. 27 passed away Saturday July 13, 2002 at his residence.

He was born October 11, 1936 in Pulaski County Kentucky, a son of the late Bradford Cassada and Elizabeth (Baugh) Cassada. He was a US Army Veteran and an Auto Body repairman at Cassada’s Body Shop.  

He is survived by his wife Wanda (Ware) Cassada; one son, Gary Wayne Cassada, Science Hill, KY.; one daughter, Carol June (and Jerry) McKee, Science Hill, KY.; and four grandchildren, Brandi McKee, Amber McKee, Cody McKee and Matthew Cassada; four brothers. Paul Cassada, Science Hill, KY., Larry Cassada, Eubank, KY., Steve Cassada, Tateville, KY. and Terry Cassada, Somerset, KY.; three sisters, Pat Tilley, Science Hill, KY., Sue Skidmore, Tateville, KY. and Jean Dick, Cincinnati, OH.

He was preceded in death by his parents and one half-sister Betty Flowers.

Funeral services will be 11:00 A.m. Tuesday July 16, 2002 at the Chapel of Morris and Hislope Funeral Home with Brother Fetter Wilder officiating. Burial will be in Science Hill cemetery. Visitation will be after 6:00 P. M. Monday July 15, 2002 at the Chapel of Morris and Hislope Funeral Home.

Ronald Douglas Hart, 60, Richmond KY, formerly of Somerset, KY, passed away July 10, 2002 at Richmond Health & Rehabilitation in Richmond, KY.

He was Born March 16, 1942 in Shopville, KY, he was a farmer and of the Methodist Faith.

He is survived by two brothers, Gary (and Sue) Hart, Trenton, OH. and Gary (and Linda) Hart, Richmond, KY.; one sister, Joann (and Kenney) Lakes, Somerset, KY.; six nieces and two nephews.

He was preceded in death by his parents,

Funeral services will be 11:00 A. M. Saturday July 13, 21002 at Fellowship United Methodist Church, Shopville, KY. with Brother Leonard Sears and Brother Sam Knox officiating. Burial will be in Herrin Cemetery. Visitation will be from 5:00 P. M. to 9:00 P. M. at the Memory Chapel of Lake Cumberland Funeral Home.

Expression of sympathy may take the form of donations to Red House United Methodist Church 2400 Red House Road Richmond, KY. 4075 or to Fellowship United Methodist Church Shopville Road Somerset, KY. 42501

Barbara L. Davis, 62, Keno Road passed away Monday July 8, 2002 at lake Cumberland regional Hospital.

She was born February 14, 1940, the daughter of the late Othel Davis and Mary Sue (Alsip) Davis. She was a homemaker, enjoying quilting and crafts and a member of Mt. Union Baptist Church.

Survivors include one daughter, Kimberly (and Michael) Stigall, Bronston,, KY.; two brothers; Bobby (and Helen) Davis, Keno, Ky. and Jerry (and Ella Mae) Davis, Tateville, KY.; one grandchild, Brett M. Stigall and several nieces and nephews.

She is preceded in death by her parents.

Funeral services will be 1:00 P. M. Thursday July 11, 2002 at the Mt. Union Baptist Church with Brother Carter Stewart officiating. Burial will be in Mt. Union Cemetery. Visitation will be after 6:00 P. M. Wednesday July 10, 2002 at the Memory Chapel of Lake Cumberland Funeral Home.

Expressions of sympathy may take the form of donations to the American cancer Society.

Nellie Beshears Scrimager Moyars, 88, passed away Sunday July 7, 2002 at Sunrise Nursing Home.

She was born, January 3, 1914 in Cain Town Community, a daughter of the late Phalous Beshears and Valona (Gadberry) Beshears. She was a dietitian with the Benton Central Board of Education in Indiana and of the Baptist Faith.

She is survived by four sons. Joe (and Judy) Scrimager, Somerset, KY., Ralph (and Bonnie) Scrimager, Mattoon, IL., Darmus (and Rexana) Scrimager, Bothell, WA.

and Lindsey Scrimager, Indianapolis, IN.; two stepdaughters, Willma Mills and Norma Mills both of Otterbein, IN.; three sisters, Beulah Coner, Nancy, KY. Lula Merrick, Burnside, KY. and Ruth Gossett, Somerset, KY.; several grandchildren, great grandchildren and great great grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by her parents, her 1st husband, Zelmer “Buck Scrimager, whom she married in may 1923 in Pulaski County; her 2nd husband, Calude Moyars, whom she married in 1961 in Milton, Co. IN.; one daughter, Mildred Dawson; one step son, Bobby Robert Moyars; one stepdaughter, Nellie Chrisman; six brothers, John Buck, Jim Ernest, Carl and Hugh Frank Beshears; five sisters, Jennie Beshears, Myrtle Tarter, Mollie Bishop, Leva Ard and Ceolia Johnson.

Funeral services will be 2:00 P. M. Thursday July 11, 2002 at the Chapel of Hahns Funeral Home in Oxford, IN with Brother Larry McMillan officiating. Burial will be in Pond Grove Cemetery Otterbein, IN. Visitation will be after 6:00 P. M. Tuesday July 9, 2002 at the Memory Chapel of Lake Cumberland Funeral home and after 1:00 P. M. Thursday July 11, 2002 at Hahns Funeral Home in Oxford, IN.

Expressions of sympathy may take the form of donations to the American Cancer Society.

Betty Chloe Bullock Owens, 64, of Hunter Street, Mt. Vernon, KY, passed away July 6, 2002 at Rockcastle Hospital.

She was born Sept. 5, 1937, in Bloss, KY, daughter of the late Rosa Bullock and Swan Bullock. She was a retired restaurant worker and member of The Blue Spring Church of Christ, Mt. Vernon, KY.

Survivors include her husband, Lawrence Owens, whom she married Nov. 26, 1957 in Jellico, Tenn., two sons, Robert R. (and Karen) Owens of Somerset, David L. (and Detrina) Owens of Crab Orchard, a daughter, Lisa A. Owens Cook of Mt. Vernon, five brothers, Ernest Bullock of Cinn., OH, Howard Bullock of Mt. Vernon, Floyd Bullock of Somerset, Bentley Bullock Of Cinn., OH, Bobby Bullock of Keavey, KY, two sisters, Helen Bullock of Somerset, Melvina Wethington of Science Hill and four grandchildren, Jeremy Cook, Jordon Cook, Hannah Elizabeth Owens and Dracelyn Aleece Ownes.

She was preceded in death by her parents and three sisters, Geneva Harper, Georgia Chaney and Anna Bullock.

Funeral services will be 10:30 a.m., Tuesday July 9, 2002 at Memory Chapel of Lake Cumberland Funeral Home, with Brother Doug Hawkins officiating. Burial in the Somerset Cemetery. Visitation will be Monday after 6:00 p.m. at Lake Cumberland Funeral Home.

Raymond U. Cox, 83, Eubank, KY. passed away Monday July 8, 2002 at UK Medical Center from injuries sustained in an automobile accident.

He was born March 3, 1919, in Cooper, KY. a son of the late Thomas Cox and Louisa (Burgess) Cox. He was a US Army WW II veteran, a retired body shop worker and a member of the 1st Apostolic Church of Somerset.

He is survived by his wife, Edna Jewell (Evans) Cox, whom he married on December 25, 1943; one son, Dennis (and Diane) Cox Felicity, OH.; one daughter, Linda Sue Cox Winter Park, FL. two brothers, Ernest (and Maxine) Cox Cincinnati, OH. and Hubert (and Juanita) Cox Somerset, KY. one sister, Ina Mae (and Robert) Hicks Maitland, FL. and four grandchildren, Christopher, Daniel, Jamie and Paul.

He was preceded in death by his parents.

Funeral services will be 1:00 P.M. Thursday July 11, 2002 at the Chapel of Morris and Hislope Funeral Home with Brother Donald Cox officiating. Burial will be in Etna Cemetery. Visitation will be after 6:00 P. M. Wednesday July 10, 2002 at the Chapel of Morris and Hislope Funeral Home. 

Gerald L. Butt, 74, Walton, KY. formerly of Science Hill passed away Friday July 7, 2002 at his residence.

He was born April 23, 1928 in Science Hill, KY. the son of the late McKinley Butt and Lillie (Woodall) Butt. He was a US Navy Korean War Veteran and a Research Development Engineer with Stewart Decator Security.

He is survived by his wife; Barbara A. (Martin) Butt, whom he married on October 24, 1953 one son; Bill Butt, Walton, KY. one daughter; Debbie Sturdivant, Hebron, KY., one sister; Jean Hamilton, OK., 4 grandchildren; Matthew, Thomas and Justin Butt and Roger Sturdivant.  

He was preceded in death by his parents and two sons, Kevin and David Butt.

Private Services will be held at a later date.

Robert Goodlett Moore, 79, Eubank, KY. Passed away Thursday July 4, 2002 at his residence.

He was born April 12, 1923 a son of the late Clyde Cannon More and Hattie (Goodlett) Moore. He was a US Navy BM1c WW II Veteran, awarded the Bronze Star, Victory Medal, Good Conduct Medal, Philippine Liberation Ribbon (2 Stars), European African Middle Eastern Area Campaign Medal (1 Star), Asiatic Pacific Area Campaign (5 Stars), a retired Health Inspector for the State of Kentucky and a member of Northside Baptist Church.

He is survived by his wife; Oda (Wooton) Moore whom he married on October 5, 1946, two sons; Robert Franklin Moore, Science Hill, KY. and Russ Lee Moore Eubank, KY., one daughter; Teresa Ann Moore, one brother; Frank and three sisters; Mary, Helen and Betty Jo, 8 grandchildren, 7 great grandchildren and several nieces and nephews.

He is preceded in death by his parents, three brothers; Henry, Herbert and Carl, four sisters; Margaret, Annie, Jennie and Thelma.

Funeral services will be 4:00 P.M. Sunday July 7, 2002 at the Chapel of Morris and Hislope Funeral Home with Brother David Bullock and Brother Earl Wooton officiating. Burial will be in Science Hill Cemetery. Visitation will be after 6:00 p.m. Saturday July 6, 2002 at the Chapel of Morris and Hislope Funeral Home. Military honors by American Legion Post #38

Ruby Geraldine (Bastin) Patrick, 85, Eubank, KY., passed away Thursday July 4, 2002 at Estesburg, KY.

She was born July 15, 1916, a daughter of the late W. H. "Billy" Bastin and Mary Martha (Nelson) Bastin. She was a Retired School Teacher with the Pulaski County School System and a member of the Briary Union Church where she taught Sunday School class for many years.

She is survived by three daughters; Nancy (and Joe) Farmer, Science Hill, KY., Jean Brown, Danville, KY. and Dianne (and Jan) Burton, Eubank, KY., seven grandchildren; Scott Farmer, Kelly Farmer, Kim Otto, Stephen Brown, Randy Patrick, Mark Burton and Cara Burton and four great grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by her parents, her husband; Claude Clifford Patrick whom she married on February 24, 1940 and who passed away December 27, 1965, a step mother; Nancy Elizabeth Bastin, one daughter; Tynne Patrick, two brothers; Everett and an infant brother, five sisters; Minnie Robinson, Opha Sloan, Verna Whitson, Stella Ahlers and Myrtle Cassada.

Funeral services will be 2:00 P. M. Sunday July 7, 2002 at the Chapel of Morris and Hislope Funeral Home with Brother Vola Brown officiating. Burial will be in Eubank Cemetery. Visitation will be after 6:00 P. M. Saturday July 6, 2002 at the Chapel of Morris and Hislope Funeral Home.

Loyal Tarter Cox, 73, Seaman, Ohio, formerly of Somerset, KY., passed away Tuesday July 2, 2002 at Eagle Creek Nursing Home in West Union, OH.

He was born November 15, 1928 in Science Hill, KY., a son of the late A. C. Cox and Cloda (Girdler) Cox. He was a farmer. He is survived by his wife; Floretta June (Wilson) Cox whom he married on April 12, 1956, one daughter; Claudia Mitchell, Seamons, OH., two brothers; Roger Cox, new Albany, IN. and J. C. Cox, Peebles, OH., one sister; Mathel Whalen, Mainville, OH. and 2 grandchildren; Emily and Andrew Mitchell.

He was preceded in death by his parents, one brother; Harold Cox and one sister; Ina Jenkins.

Funeral service will be 2:00 P. M. Saturday July 6, 2002 at the Chapel of Morris and Hislope Funeral Home with Brother Wendell Butte officiating. Burial will be in Science Hill Cemetery. Visitation will be after 6:00 P. M. Friday July 5, 2002 at the Chapel of Morris and Hislope Funeral Home

Carl M. Beason, 70, Rocky Point Road passed away Monday July 1, 2002 at Lake Cumberland Regional Hospital.

He was born July 30, 1931 in Tennessee a son of the late Horace Beason and Esther (Brighton) Beason. He was a Foreman for Inland Manufacturing.

He is survived by his wife; Jennifer (Bowling) Beason, two sons; Jimmy Stewart Beason, and John Wayne Beason, both of Dayton, OH., one daughter; carol Wildenauer, Dayton, OH., two brothers; J. P. Beason, San Diego, CA., three sisters; Bessie Shriner, Wanda Jean Underwood and Linda Brown all of Dayton, OH., two special aunts; Blance of Wisconsin and Jessie of Tennessee, 4 grandchildren and 2 great grandchildren.

He was preceded in death by his parents.

Funeral services will be 2:00 P. M. Friday July 5, 2002 at the Chapel of Morris and Hislope Funeral home. Burial will be in Quinton Cemetery. Visitation will be after 6:30 P. M. Thursday July 4, 2002 at the Chapel of Morris and Hislope Funeral Home.

 

Lucy Jane (Sturgill) Howell, 89, Greensburg, IN., formerly of Somerset, KY. passed away Monday July 1, 2002 at Oddfellows Home in Greensburg, IN.

She was born June 11, 1913, in Somerset, KY., a daughter of the late William "Bill" Sturgill and Mary Jane (Girdler) Sturgill. She was a homemaker.

She was preceded in death by her parents, her husband; Milford Howell, three brothers; Theodore, Luther and Woodrow Sturgill, one sister; Laura Meece.

Funeral services will be 11:00 A. M. Friday July 5, 2002 at the Chapel of Morris and Hislope Funeral Home with Brother Gerald Ashley officiating. Burial will be in West Cemetery. Visitation will be after 6:00 P. M. Thursday July 4, 2002 at the Chapel of Morris and Hislope Funeral Home.

Delbert L. Keith, 75, Old Waynesburg Road passed away Friday June 28, 2002 at Lake Cumberland Regional Hospital,

He was born May 19, 1927 in Delta, KY. a son of the late Marshall Keith and Pearlie (Kidd) Keith. He was a retired employee of the Penn Ventilator Co., a retired farmer and of the Baptist Faith.

He is survived by his wife; Mary Jane (Boston) Keith, three daughters; Judy (and Herbert) Branscum, Terry (and Hallix) Brown, and Joyce Keith, all of Eubank, KY., five step-daughters; Lisa (and Lloyd) Jones, Monticello, KY., Diane (and Dooley) Edwards, Monticello, KY., Joann (and Lonnie) Jones, Albany, KY., Shelly (and Everet) Jones, Greenfield, IN. and Sheila (and Roger) Jones, Canton, KY., two brothers; Gilbert Keith, Eubank, KY. and Ira Keith, Bedford, IN., four sisters; Zella Branscum, Vella Stevens and Wilma Adams all of Eubank, KY. and Zula Conover, Shepherdsville, KY., 15 step grandchildren and 15 step great grandchildren.

He is preceded in death by his parents; his first wife, Elsie Simpson Keith, 3 sons; Michael, Jerry and Harold Keith, five brothers; Floyd, Paul, Clint, Arville & Cordus Keith.

Funeral services will be 10:00 A. M. Tuesday July 2, 2002 at the Chapel of Morris and Hislope Funeral Home with Brother David Eastham and Brother Don Branscum officiating. Burial will be in Elk Springs Cemetery. Visitation will be after 5:00 P. M. Monday July 1, 2002 at the Chapel of Morris and Hislope Funeral Home.

Jewell Marie (Pitman) Griffin, 79, Kings MT., formerly of the Goochtown Community passed away Thursday June 27, 2002 at Ephraim McDowell Regional Medical Center.

She was born July 24, 1922 in Pulaski Co., a daughter of the late George Washington Pitman and Florence Ann (Waddle) Pitman. She was a homemaker and attended Pleasant Point Baptist Church.

She is survived by two sons; Stephen Gordon Griffin, Summerville, SC., Doyle Griffin, Somerset, KY., eleven daughters; Diana Duncan, Franklin, OH., Janice Denney, Mt. Vernon, KY., Patricia Ragland, Lexington, KY., Brenda Elliott, Stanford, KY, Jackie Correll, Kings MT., KY., Betty Tackett, Eubank, KY., Peggy Wesley, Cincinnati, OH. Sharon Combs, Shelby, Mt., Anita Ball, Kings Mt. KY., Karen Griffin, Springfield, MO., and Judith Ann Brown, Somerset, KY., one brother; Oscar Pitman, Roachdale, IN., 32 grand children, 28 great grandchildren and 1 great great grandson and 2 step great grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by her parents, her husband Thomas Harold Griffin who passed away May 15, 1995, two brothers; Estill and Mike Pitman, two infant brothers; tow sisters; Emma Jane Stromstad and Bessie Haggard, 2 infant sisters, 2 grandchildren and 1 great grandchild.

Funeral services will be 2:00 P. M. Tuesday July 2, 2002 at the Chapel of Morris and Hislope Funeral home with Brother Bill Rhodus officiating. Burial will be in Good Hope Cemetery. Visitation will be after 6:00 P. M. Monday July 1, 2002 at the Chapel of Morris and Hislope Funeral Home.

 

Arthur Lee Johnson, 78, N. Harvey Ave., formerly of Nancy, KY. passed away Saturday June 29, 2002 at Somerset Nursing & Rehabilitation Center.

He was born December 19, 1923 in Vinnie, KY., a son of the late Herbert Johnson and Louetta Frye Johnson. He was a US Navy WW II Veteran, a farmer and of the Baptist Faith.

He is survived by his wife; Marilyn Burkett Johnson, whom he married April 27, 1945, three sons; Richard Lee (and Peggy) Johnson, Nancy, KY., Johnny Darrell (and Carole) Johnson and Michael Ray (and Margarutia) Johnson, both of Somerset, KY., one daughter; Gail (and Gary) Oliver, Somerset, KY., two brothers; Truman Johnson, Greenfield, IN. and William Johnson, Cincinnati, OH., two sisters; Naomi Cooper, Greenfield, IN. and Ilene Oakes, Irvine, KY., 10 grandchildren and 9 great grandchildren.

He was preceded in death by his parents, and one brother; Arnold Johnson.

Funeral services will be 1:00 P. M. Tuesday July 2, 2002 at the Memory Chapel of Lake Cumberland Funeral Home with Brother J. S. New officiating. Burial will be in Mill Springs National Cemetery. Visitation will be from 6:00 P. M. - 9:00 P. M. Monday July 1, 2002 at Lake Cumberland Funeral Home. Military honors by American Legion Post #38.