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Ann M. Golinski, 74, of Clark
County, wife of Joseph T. “Joe” Golinski, passed away Friday at the Clark
Regional Medical Center. A native of
Trenton, New Jersey, she was born February 25, 1941, to the late Paul and
Jennie Scoscia Brunori. She was a member
of the St. Joseph Catholic Church, graduate of the St. Francis Nursing School
in Trenton, NJ, and was a retired Registered Nurse. In addition to her husband she is survived by
one son, Joseph Golinski, one daughter, Lisa Payne both of Clark County,
sister, Paulette (John) Gaffney of Robinsville, NJ, one grandson, Joshua Payne
of Clark County, and numerous nieces and nephews. Funeral Mass will be Tuesday, October 6, at 10:00 a.m. at
St. Joseph Catholic Church with Father Frank Brawner presiding. The family will receive friends on Tuesday
from 9:00 a.m. until the hour of service at the church. Contributions may be made to the St. Agatha
Academy, 244 S. Main St., Winchester, KY 40391.
In care of arrangements is the Rolan G. Taylor Funeral Home, 289 S. Main
Kenneth Samuel Swords, 78, of Lexington, husband
of Vivian Taylor Swords, passed away Sunday at his home. He was born October 23, 1936 in Ecru,
Mississippi. He was a United States Navy
veteran and retired construction worker for The Allen Co. In addition to his wife, he is survived by
children, Neal (Beth) Swords, Keith Swords, Phillip (Sharon) Bowman and Lisa
(Ralph) Gayheart, grandchildren, Kimberly Bowman, Kelly Fogle, Shawn Fogle,
Nicholas Bowman, Andrew Gayheart, Haleigh Gayheart and Ashley Swords, and one
great-grandchild, Kirstin. Private family services were held at the Camp Nelson
Leroy “Buck” Dobson, 78, of Clark County, husband
for 56 years to Wanda Jo Dobson, passed away Saturday at the Veterans
Administration Hospital in Lexington. A
native of Perry County, KY, he was born October 9, 1936, to the late Bill and
Clare Thacker Dobson. He was a United
States Marine Veteran, member of the First Baptist Church and retired Coal
Miner. In addition to his wife, he is
survived by two brothers and sisters-in-law, L. Dale (Mary) Dobson of Tipp
City, OH, and Norvin (JoAnn) Dobson of West Virginia. He was preceded in death by a son, Edward
Dale Dobson and sister Katherine Combs. Memorial
services will be Wednesday, September 30, at 1pm at the First Baptist Church, 32 E. Lexington
Ave., Winchester, with Dr. John Owen presiding.
The family will receive friends on Wednesday from 11am until the hour of
service at the church. Burial will be at
3pm Wednesday in the Rest Haven Memory Gardens Cemetery, Hwy 7, Jeff, Perry
Lowell H. “Larry” Layton, of Winchester, husband
of Patricia “Trish” Layton, passed away Saturday at his home. He was born August 25, in Poinsett,
Arkansas. He was a retired Machinist and
a United States Marine veteran. In
addition to his wife, he is survived by children, Tim Layton (Kristie Niece),
Angie (Jonathan) Layton Osborne, and Gwendolyn (Will) Layton Parker,
grandchildren, Katie Ballard, Olivia Layton, Aiden Parker, Bronson Parker,
Natalyn Osborne and Lylah Osborne.
Private services were held.
Contributions may be made to Hospice East, 407 Shoppers Drive,
Winchester, KY 40391.
Bell Berry, 83, of Clark County, widow of Morris D. Berry, passed away Monday
at her home. A native of Clay City, she
was born February 22, 1932, to the late Bryan and Fannie Tipton Snowden. She is survived by one son and
daughter-in-law, Ricky (Vickie) Berry of Clark County, two brothers, Ernest
Snowden of Clark County and Rodney (Mary) Snowden of Irvine, two sisters, Letha
Snowden and Ava Nell Barnett of Clay City, and one granddaughter, Valerie Berry
of Clark County. Funeral services will
be Thursday, September 17, at 2:00p.m. at the El Bethel United Methodist Church, 5229 Trapp-Goffs Corner Rd Winchester, with Rev. Mike Albertson and Bro. James Skidmore presiding. The family will receive friends on Thursday
from 12p until the hour of services at the church. Burial will be in the Dawson-Miller family
cemetery. In care of arrangements is the
Rolan G. Taylor Funeral Home, 289 S. Main St.
William Perry “Red” Taylor,
88, of Fayette County, widower of Reda DeBoard Taylor, married for 65 years,
passed away after a short illness on September 9, 2015. He was born on January 20, 1927, in Pike
County, KY to the late Allen and Vada Daniels Taylor. He is survived by two children, Sherry Taylor
of Crescent Springs, KY and son Richard L. (Pamela) Taylor of Lexington, three
grandchildren, two step-grandchildren, and three great-grandchildren. William was the owner of Taylorson Farm for
38 years. Before moving to Lexington
from Pikeville, he had been co-owner of DRT Coal Co., and other affiliated coal
companies. His heart and love, other
than for is wife and family, was the 13 years he spent on the Kentucky State
Police. In all conversations, he would regress to stories about his experiences
with this agency. He was also a United
States WWII Army veteran. Funeral
services will be held at The Bread of Life Assembly of God church, 1705
Jennifer Rd, Lexington, KY on Monday, September 14, at 12:00p.m., with Pastor
David Allen presiding. Visitation will
be on Monday from 10:00am until the hour of services at the church. Pallbearers will be Lee Taylor, Jeremy
Taylor, Taylor Burns, James Taylor, Chase Palmer and Zachary Palmer. Burial will be in the Camp Nelson National
Cemetery in Nicholasville, KY.
Danny Ray Ralston, 60, of
Winchester, passed away Friday at his home.
A native of Winchester, he was born October 16, 1954, to the late
Charles E. and Mary Thompson Ralston. He
was a former auto body repairman. He is
survived by son, Joshua G. Ralston, brothers, Robert S. (Sylvia) Ralston and
Charles E. (Loretta) Ralston, sister, Geraldine (Jay) Wilson, sister-in-law,
Sandra Parido, brother-in-law, Charles Thomas, nephews, Edward (Debbie) Thomas,
Stuart (Judy) Thomas, Robert Ralston, Joel (Gina) Ralston (Thank you, Joel, for
the love and care that you always showed to “Uncle Boo”), nieces, Sherida
(James) Jacobs, Dina (Bob) Crowe, Andrea (Carl) Wasson, Christie (Greg)
Willoughby, Donna (Bob) Sowell, Michelle (Matt) Bealert, and numerous
grand-nephews and nieces. He was
preceded in death by sisters, Patty R. Thomas and Donna R. Ralston. Graveside services will be Wednesday, September 9, at
2:00pm at the Madison County Memorial Gardens, 210 W. Rice Lane, Richmond, with
Rev. Rusty Wright presiding. Pallbearers
will be Edward Thomas, Stuart Thomas, Robert Ralston, Matt Bealert, Jason
Ralston, and Daniel Ralston. Honorary
pallbearers are Joel Ralston and James Jacobs.
In care of arrangements is the Rolan G. Taylor Funeral Home, 289 S. Main
Tonya Smith, 57, of
Winchester, passed away Sunday at the University of Louisville hospital. She was born in Florida on March 11, 1958, to
the late Charles Tawney, Jr. and Phyllis Jean Tucker who survives in Clay
City. She is also survived by two
daughters, Elizabeth Dawn Smith and Alicia Dawn Smith both of Winchester, four
brothers, Charles T. (Pepper) Tawney, III, Christopher Blaine Tawney, Leonard
George (Dusty) Coffey, all of Clay City, and Robert Allen Tawney of Hodgenville,
KY, one granddaughter, MacKenzie Lee Smith of Winchester, and close friend Nan
T. Price of Clark County. Graveside
services will be Wednesday, September 2, at 11am at the Clarmont Memorial Gardens with Rev.
Jeff Carter presiding. The family will receive friends on Wednesday from 10am
until the hour of services at the cemetery.
Carlyle Joseph Evenson, 92,
of Lexington, widower of his loving wife, Thelma Louise Puckett Evenson, passed
away Friday at the St. Joseph East Hospital.
He was a member of the Tates Creek Christian Church and a United States
Navy WWII veteran. Survivors include
daughters, Carla Evenson and Karen (Monty) Cooper, grandchildren, Kristen (Brad)
Walbridge, Bethany (Nathan) Granitz and Zachary Cooper. Graveside services will be Tuesday at 1pm at
the Winchester Cemetery with Pastor Monty Cooper presiding. The family will receive friends on Tuesday
from 11am until 12:30pm at the Rolan G. Taylor Funeral Home, 289 S. Main St.,
Kenneth “Kenny” Thompson, 72,
of Winchester, passed away Monday at his home.
He was born May 6, 1943, in Lexington, raised in Athens, KY., to Lillian
Holladay Black of Nicholasville, and the late Robert Thompson. He was a United
States Air Force veteran from 1964-1968, a member of the Calvary Christian
Church, he retired from the Bluegrass Army Depot where he worked for 32 years,
he was an avid fisherman, jack of all trades, a UK basketball fan with a
quick-witted personality who loved his family above all else. In
addition to his mother, he is survived by daughters, Michelle (Garrett)
Marshall of West Virginia, Lori (Andrew Irwin) Thompson of Winchester, and Amy
(Jason) Moore of Georgia, grandchildren, Alex Clay, Megan Moore, Kaitlin
Marshall, Haley Clay, Zoe Moore, Dustin Irwin and Wesley Moore, loving partner,
Marla Hubbard, sisters, Sandy (Barry) Welch and Sharon (George) Clough, step-brothers,
Jimmy (Mary) Black, Ronnie Black, Johnny Black, step-sister, Glenda (Tommy)
Warner, brothers-in-law, Donald (Carol) Moore, Jack (Vickie) Moore, Brad
(Sherry) Moore, Jr., sisters-in-law, Patsy (Paul) Gill and Kathy (Danny)
Galloway and very large extended family.
He was preceded in death by his wife, Carolyn Moore Thompson. Funeral services will be Thursday, August 20,
at 11:00a.m. at the Rolan G. Taylor Funeral Home, 289 S. Main St., with Rev.
Don Burkhead presiding. The family will
receive friends Wednesday, August 19th, from 5p-8p at the funeral home. Burial will be in the Winchester
Cemetery. Serving as pallbearers will be
Garrett Marshall, Jason Moore, Andrew Irwin, Jon Clough, Jerry Brumagen, Brian
Welch and Alex Clay. Contributions may
be made to Hospice East, 407 Shoppers Dr., Winchester, KY 40391.
Janice C. Sams, 57, of
Winchester, wife of Owen L. Sams, passed away Monday at the Clark Regional
Medical Center. She was born in Clark
County, May 7, 1958, to Othal T. Crowe, Sr., and Helen Bradley Crowe. Janice was a member of the Baptist
faith. Other survivors include one son,
Jason L. Sams, daughter, Alison Sams, grandchildren, Hilary Stidham, Monica
Stidham and Alexis Ritchie, great-grandchildren, Landen Smith and Khalia Ruiz,
brothers, Melvin Crowe, Robert (Dina) Crowe and Othal (Gayle) Crowe, Jr., sisters,
Donna (Robert) Fulks, Brenda Warren, Margaret Ann Caywood and Linda (William)
Jones, and father-in-law, Prewitt Sams.
Funeral services will be Monday, August 3, at 1:00 p.m. at
the Rolan G. Taylor Funeral Home, 289 S. Main St., with Pastor Bill Teegarden
presiding. The family will receive friends on Monday from
11 a.m. until the hour of service. Burial
will be in the Clarmont Memorial Gardens.
Jasmine Nicole Davis, 19, of
Winchester, passed away Sunday, July 26, at the Clark Regional
Medical Center. She was born in Clark
County on August 24, 1995, to mother, Kim Martin and father, Robert Davis. She worked as a customer service rep for
General Dynamics. Other survivors
include brother, Carlos “Dion” Harris, Jr., grandmother, Janice Martin, Aunts,
Tina Clem, Rose Neal, Fannie Mullins, Evelyn Gleen, and Emma Asberry, Uncles,
Leo Davis and John Davis, and step-dad, Carlos “Dion” Harris. She was preceded in death by grandfather,
David “Boomer” Martin. Funeral services
will be Friday, July 31, at 12pm at the Rolan G. Taylor Funeral
Home, 289 S. Main St. The family will receive friends on Thursday from 5p-7p at
the funeral home. Burial will be in the
Winchester Cemetery. Pallbearers will be
James Bates, Henry Bates, William Mullins, Chris Bates, Russell Davis, and
Kevin Davis. Honorary pallbearers will
be Austin Jones, Cody Martin, Brandon Jones, Marcus Ingram, Tevin Ingram, Brandon
Ingram and Kim Gay.
Laura B. Futrell, 88, passed away on
Sunday, July 19, 2015, at Meadowview Health and Rehabilitation Center in
Louisville, Ky. Mrs. Futrell previously was a long-time resident of
Winchester and retiree of AT&T.
Futrell was born November 21, 1926 in Calloway County, KY, the daughter of
James Conard and Flora Jane Blalock Buchanan. She was preceded in death by her
parents; a daughter, Melody Kyle Futrell; brother, Bobby Buchanan; and three
sisters; Peggy Warren, Mary Smotherman and Hilda Begley.
Futrell is survived by her husband of 67 years, Morris E. Futrell, Louisville,
Ky.; a son, Keith M. Futrell (Deborah), Grayson, Ga; and two daughters, Morra
D. Henriksen of Louisville, Ky. and Lisa M. McGuire (Ron) of Raeford, NC.
She is also survived by three granddaughters; Sarah-Jane Reel (Earl) and
Katherine Grindle (Steve) of Eatonton, Ga. and Laurann Slusher of Louisville,
Ky.; and seven great grandchildren.
Funeral services will be held at 1:00 p. m. Wednesday, July,
22 from the chapel of the Rolan G. Taylor Funeral Home, 289 S. Main St. in
Winchester, with Mr. Frank Vermillion officiating. Visitation will precede the
service beginning at 11:00 a.m. on Wednesday and burial will be at the
Winchester Cemetery following the service.
of sympathy may take the form of contributions in memory of Laura B. Futrell to
the Kentucky Talking Book Library, PO Box 537, Frankfort, Ky, 40602.
Vince Tyrone Cooper, 43, of Winchester,
husband of Debbie Cooper, passed away Friday, July 17, at the St.
Joseph Hospital. A native of Fayette
County, he was born June 3, 1972, to Charles H. Cooper, Sr., and Dorothy Clark
Cooper of Winchester. He retired from
the Clark County Fire Department after 15 years of service; he was a member of
the Corinthian Baptist Church and the Dynamic Keglers Bowling Club. In
addition to his parents and wife, he is survived by step-daughter, Whitney
(Rob) Lee of Winchester, brothers, Stefan M. Cooper, Sr., of South Carolina,
and Charles “Chucky” P. Cooper of South Carolina, sister, Celia M. Cooper of
Winchester, nephew, Dr. Stefan M. Cooper, Jr., of Maryland, nieces, Kodie C.
Cooper of South Carolina, Aisha R. Cooper of Virginia, Aunts, Mary Bell Higgins
of Winchester, Nellie B. Lee of Winchester, Jeanette (Charles) Dillard of Ohio and
Margaret Fox of Louisville, Uncle, James (Lena) Hampton of Illinois, several
nieces, nephews and cousins, three very special great-nephews, Noah, Bryan and
Tylin Israel, other brothers include, Charles H. Cooper, Jr., of North
Carolina, Marvin Z. Cooper of Louisville, Michael D. Cooper of Michigan, and
Marcus R. Cooper of Winchester, and sister, Angel Brown of Louisville. He was preceded in death by sister, Lillie
Mullins, special uncle, John Higgins, and grandparents, Jack and Celia
Clark. Funeral services will be Friday,
July 24 at 1pm at the Calvary Christian Church, 15 Redwing Dr.,
Winchester, with Bro. Ben Smith, Rev. Samuel Peebles, Rev. Childs and Rev.
Reggie Davis presiding. The family will
receive friends on Thursday from 5p-8p at the church and again on Friday from
12pm until the hour of service. Burial
will be in the Clarmont Memorial Gardens.
Serving as pallbearers will be Demetrious Morton, Jamie Summers, Luther
Williams, Deris Hill, Terry Gorman, Jacques Campbell, Mike Richardson and Henry
Walker. Honorary pallbearers will be The
Clark County Fire Department, Winchester Fire EMS and fellow bowlers and
members of the Dynamic Keglers Bowling Club.
James P. “Sam”
Stone, Sr., 83, of Winchester, husband for 55 years to Carolyn Houk Stone,
passed away Saturday, July 4, at the University of Kentucky
Medical Center. A native of Lexington,
he was born August 8, 1931, to the late James and Elestine Stone. He was a United States Army veteran, member
of the Baptist faith and a life-long farmer.
In addition to his wife, he is survived by children, Tina M. (John)
Ensey, James P. (Tracie) Stone, Jr., David T. Stone, Robert S. Stone, and
Carolyn T. Stone, grandchildren, Crystal M. Stone, Samantha A. Stone, Victoria
D. Stone, Kyle L. Stumbo, Nathaniel Ensey, 5 step-grandchildren,
great-grandchildren, Levi Stumbo, Ally Carrington, Lexi Downs, Kaleigh Downs,
Rylan Daniel, Lilly Daniel, and Jules Slueher, 13 brothers and 6 sisters. He was preceded in death by one daughter,
Rebecca A. Stone. The family will
receive friends on Tuesday, July 7, from 6p-8p at the Rolan G.
Taylor Funeral Home, 289 S. Main Street. There will be no funeral service.
Violet Gwendolyn Dieterich Wilson of Winchester, Kentucky died peacefully on July 1, 2015 at her home in Winchester. It was her 95th birthday. She was born at home in Maysville, Kentucky on July 1, 1920 and was the daughter of the late Charles Philip Dieterich and Olive Johanna Johnson Dieterich.
She was a graduate of Maysville High School, Class of 1938. She attended Transylvania University in Lexington for two years before returning home to help with the family business, Dieterich’s Florist and Greenhouses, at the outset of World War II.
She took an active interest in flying as a child and eventually learned to fly and soloed from the Old Charleston Bottoms airport in Maysville. She was a talented florist, having grown up in the family business in Maysville and enjoyed her membership in the Little Garden Club in Winchester.
Later in life she embarked on a new career as a real estate broker, one she enjoyed very much and brought her many new friends.
Mrs. Wilson loved traveling the world, and talked of walking the Great Wall, the streets of Pompeii and many many gardens in England, among other trips. She was a lifelong Republican, and an avid Kentucky Wildcat fan. She was a member of the Daughters of the American Revolution, First Presbyterian Church, and the Little Garden Club. Earlier in life she was a Sunday school teacher at the Maysville First Presbyterian Church, cub scout den mother and girl scout leader.
Mrs. Wilson is survived by her children, daughter Cynthia Jane Bryant (Lonny) of Carlisle and son James MarshallWilson of Tucson Arizona; her beloved grandsons, Gannon Bryant (Kimberly) and Keene Bryant (Melissa) as well as her great-grandchildren, Aiden, Elise and Addison Bryant. She is also survived by many nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by her husband, James H Wilson, her brother, Carl Perry Dieterich and sisters Olivia Johanna Dieterich Barrett and Elizabeth Marshall Dieterich.
Visitation will be held at the Rolan G Taylor Funeral Home, 289 S. Main St., on Sunday July 5th, from 5pm - 8pm. Services will be held on Monday, July 6th, at 1pm in the chapel in the Maysville Cemetery in Maysville Kentucky. Burial will follow in the Maysville Cemetery.
Pallbearers will be grandsons Gannon Bryant and Keene Bryant; great grandson Aiden Bryant; nephews David Campbell and Ray Campbell; and great-nephews Austin Barrett and Andrew Barrett.
Hatton, 49, of Clark County, wife of David Campbell, Jr., passed away Saturday
at her home. A native of Breathitt
County, she was born December 18, 1965, to Martha Napier Landrum. Other survivors include, daughter, Jessica
Hatton, son-in-law, Wes Crowe, son, Jason Christian, son’s girlfriend, Chasity Reffitt,
son, Tyler Christian, son, Jason Hatton, grandson, Jay Lee Hatton, grandson,
Jaxon Keith Hatton, granddaughter, Beverly Hatton, daughter-in-law, Stacey
Hatton, oldest daughter, Tiffany L. Flinchum, son, Johnathan Flinchum,
daughter-in-law, Crystal Flinchum, grandson, Johnathon E. Flinchum,
granddaughter, Emily Flinchum, and granddaughter, Sarah Flinchum. Graveside services will be Thursday, July 2, at
2:00p.m. at the Eaton Cemetery in Clay City, KY. In care of arrangements is the Rolan G.
Taylor Funeral Home, 289 S. Main St.
Conkwright Ball, 96, of Winchester, widow of Walter C. Ball, passed away
Saturday at the Windsor Care Center in Mt. Sterling. A native of Clark County, she was born
January 20, 1919, to the late Nick and Sally Arthur Conkwright. Dorothy was a member of the Franklin Avenue
Church of God and retired from the Curlee Clothing Co. She is survived by two daughters, Wanda
Stanfield and Bonnie Castle both of Winchester, two sisters, Christine
Conkwright (Samuel) Dyer and Gracie Conkwright (Andy) Walters, all of
Winchester, several grandchildren, great-grandchildren, and great-great
grandchildren. Per the request of
Dorothy, there will be no visitation and private funeral services will be
held. Burial will be in the Winchester
Cemetery. Contributions may be made to
the charity of one’s choice in memory of Dorothy.
Kirk, 73, of Winchester, beloved father, grandfather, and great-grandfather; it
is with deep and heavy sadness that we announce his death on the early morning
of Thursday, June 25, 2015. Shirley was
preceded in death by his parents, Howard and Mary Kirk, and two brothers,
Harold and Elwood Kirk.
survived by his longtime and loving companion, Brenda Wagner, three children, Angelia
Kirk Brockman, Martin (Diana) Kirk, and Julie (Mike) Osborn. He is also survived by four siblings, Jim
(Faye) Kirk, Lilly Mae (Marion) Chism, Marjorie (Paul) Sidwell, and Ray (Vera)
Kirk, six grandchildren, Amanda (Daniel) Wheeler, Mason Kirk, Chase Brockman,
Ariel Rivera, Dawson Sinck, and Gavin Kirk, one great-grandchild, Lillian
Wheeler. Mr. Kirk is also survived by
many other relatives and close family friends.
a veteran of the United States Army, where he served proudly and
honorably. He loved his country and was
proud to be an American. The discipline
and patriotism he learned in the United States Army never left him, as friends
and family will attest. After many years
working at the Bluegrass Army Depot, Shirley retired and spent his years
following doing the things he loved to do, especially fishing at Lake
Okeechobee, FL. Shirley will be fondly
remembered as a loving father and grandfather, honored veteran, hard-worker,
and loyal friend.
services for Mr. Kirk will be Saturday, June 27, at 2pm at the
Rolan G. Taylor Funeral Home, 289 S. Main St., with Bro. Anthony Molihan
presiding. The family will receive friends
on Saturday from 11am until the hour of services. Burial will be in the Clarmont Memorial
Gardens. Serving as pallbearers will be
Mike Osborn, Todd Howard, Mason Kirk, Chase Brockman, Dawson Sinck, and Gavin
Kirk. In lieu of
flowers, contributions may be made to Hospice East, 407 Shoppers Dr.,
Winchester, KY 40391.
Hair” William Miller, Sr., 54, of Winchester, lost his battle with cancer
on Monday, June 15, at the
River’s Edge Nursing & Rehabilitation Center in Prospect, KY. A native of Clark County, he was born July
24, 1960 to the late Betsy Reeves Miller and Charles R. (Reva) Miller, Sr. Other survivors include his daughter, Whitney
(Rob) Lee, brothers, Charles Ray (Jenny) Miller, Jr., and David W. Millers,
several Uncles, Aunts, Cousins, Nieces, Nephews, and a great niece and
nephew. Preceded in death by son,
Michael William Miller, Jr., grandparents, Cleve and Lola Miller and Bill and
Betty Elliott. Funeral services were held Friday, June 19, at 2:00 p.m. at the Rolan G. Taylor Funeral Home,
289 S. Main St, with Dr. Ed Mesta presiding.
The family received friends on Friday from noon until the hour of
service at the funeral home. Burial will
be in the Winchester Cemetery. Serving
as pallbearers will be Charles Ray Miller Jr., David Miller, Dylan Miller,
Lloyd Stanfield, Terry Prichard, and Clayton Moore.
Martin, 51, of Lexington, son of Pat Martin and the late James W. Martin,
passed away Saturday at the Hospice Care Center in Lexington. Other survivors include four children,
Jonathon M. (Brandy) Martin of Lexington, Crystal D. Martin (Jamie Becraft) of
Winchester, Cassie M. Martin (Chris Townsend) of Stanton, and Ripley E. Martin
of Sharpsburg, two brothers, James W. (Michelle) Martin, Jr., and Jesse A.
(Darla) Martin, sister, Tammy G. (Charles) Martin, three grandchildren, Kayleb
William, Laura Joann, and Jonathon, Jr., maternal grandmother, Rose Steele,
special friend, Mary Johnson, several nieces, nephews, and cousins. Preceded in death by paternal grandparents,
Everett and Ethel Martin. Funeral
services will be Thursday, June 18, at 11:00 a.m. at the Rolan G.
Taylor Funeral Home, 289 S. Main St., with Bro. Wayne Woody presiding. The family will receive friends on Wednesday
from 6p-8p at the funeral home. Burial
will be in the Athens Cemetery in Fayette County.
“Jimmy” Perry Oliver, 65, of Winchester, passed away Friday at the Clark
Regional Medical Center. A native of
Clark County, he was born November 14, 1949, to the late Ralph L. Oliver and
mother Mary Lee Perry Oliver of Lexington.
He was a member of the First Christian Church, a University of Kentucky
graduate, Mason and Shriner, Real Estate Broker and Auctioneer, and was also an
organ donor. Other survivors include
sister and brothers, William P., Peggy Lee, and David Oliver, grandchildren,
Clay Vincent, Colby Allen, and Courtney Lu King, niece, Katherine M. Oliver,
great nephew, Zachary Oliver, numerous cousins, and special extended family,
Linda Amburgry Duff, Mark Barber II, Otis Martin, Jr., Timothy M. Horton, and
Gene Davis Reese. He was preceded in death
by daughter, Monica C. Oliver King. Funeral
services will be Tuesday, June 16, at 1:00 p.m. at the First Christian Church 24 E.
Hickman Street, with Rev. Jerry Johns presiding. The family will receive friends on Tuesday from
11:00 a.m. until the hour of services at the church. Burial will be in the Winchester
Cemetery. Serving as pallbearers will be
Clay King, Colby King, Mark Barber II, Jerry Riddell, Zachary Oliver, and
Monroe Tyra. Honorary pallbearers will
be Dale Segress, Steve Talbott, Billy Standifer, Hilda Standifer, Glen Bonar,
Betty Bonar, Betty Bruce Smith, Shyla Barber, Brenda Elam, Paul Weber, Will
Hodgkin, Judy Riddell, Doris Shepard, and Vince King. Contributions may be made to the First
Christian Church, renovation fund, 24 E. Hickman St., Winchester, KY
Johnson, 43, of Winchester, passed away Thursday, June 11, in Clark County. He was born July 13, 1971, in Clark County to
the late Donald Ray Johnson and his mother, Teresa Estes Johnson of
Winchester. Others survivors include one
son Tyler Johnson of Irvine, brother, Jake (Amy) Johnson of Winchester, step-sister
and brother, Rachel Willoughby of Jeffersonville, KY, and Ricky (Jaleesa)
Willoughby of Winchester, Aunts Debbie Bailey and Peggy Brookshire of
Winchester, Uncle Larry Johnson of Winchester, step-mother, Gloria Johnson of
Clark County, the mother of his son, Rita Watts and nieces and nephews. Memorial services will be Monday, June 15, at 7p.m. at
the Rolan G. Taylor Funeral Home, 289 S. Main St. The family will receive
friends on Monday from 5pm until the hour of services.
Williams Kelly, 90, of Lexington, died Thursday at the Saint Joseph Hospital
after a short illness. A retired Federal
Court Employee, she was preceded in death by her first husband, Clarence
Williams of Ravenna, her second husband, Dudley Kelly of Versailles, and one
son, Ronnie Williams of Florida. She is
survived by one son, Paul (Sandy) Williams of Winchester, three grandchildren
and one great-grandchild. There will be
no visitation and burial will be private.
Harold Stephen Crouch,
62, of Winchester died June 3, 2015 at his home. He is survived by his former
wife of 40 years, Beth Carter Crouch, Winchester, one son Chad (Jennifer)
Crouch, Lexington, one sister Pamela (Rene) Redmond, Madison Co. an Aunt Viola
McCord, Winchester, one Uncle Elmer Crouch, Winchester and three Grandchildren
Jordan Vest, Brayden Crouch and Kaylee Crouch. He was a member of the Baptist
Faith and an avid car lover from the time he was born. Funeral Services will be
held Monday, June 8th at 2:00PM with visitation from noon till the hour of
service at Rolan G. Taylor Funeral Funeral Home, 289 S. Main Street,
Winchester. Burial will be in the Winchester Cemetery.
Helen Scott Cowee, 54, of Winchester, widow of Ronald Thomas Cowee, passed away Friday at the University of Kentucky Medical Center. A native of Louisville, she was born December 2, 1960 to Katherine Douglas of Winchester and the late James Scott. In addition to her mother, she is survived by one son, Charles Cowee of Lexington, brothers, James, Douglas, and Owen Scott, aunts and uncles, Susan Tebbs, John Tebbs, and Mary Tebbs, cousins, Julia Newman, and Susan Tebbs, also nieces and nephews. Preceded in death by one brother, Bill Scott. Graveside services will be Wednesday, June 10th, at 2:00 p.m. at the Winchester Cemetery with Chuck Steele presiding. The family will receive friends Tuesday, June 9, from 5p-7p at the Rolan G. Taylor Funeral Home, 289 S. Main St.
Warren, 82, of Lexington, sweetly departed this life Friday, May 29,
at her home after an amazing battle with cancer. A native of Denniston, KY, she was born July
20, 1932, to the late Raymond Bryant and Bernice Little Bryant. Wanda was a member of the Bethel Baptist
Church in Frenchburg and a retired Teller for the Winchester Bank. She is survived by three sons, Gary Egelston
of Lexington, Kim (Mary Lou) Warren of Winchester, and Brent (Laura) Warren of
Alpharetta, GA, two daughters, Susan (Steve) Wheeler of Owenton, KY, and
Melanie (Jamie) Coldiron of Lexington, six grandchildren, Arnie Egelston, Josh Wheeler,
Lauren Coldiron, Elle Coldiron, Haydon Hays, and Taylor Warren, three
great-grandchildren, Evey, Avram and Addison, brothers, Harold Bryant, Ival
Bryant, Edward Bryant, all of Frenchburg, and Merle Bryant, two sisters,
Margaret Lentz and Anita Fugate. She
would also include among family, Kenny, Lisa, Tyler and Riley Jackson, with
whom she shared many years and much joy. The family would also like to thank
the devoted ladies who cared so lovingly for her these last months; Allyson
Walson, Hope Spoonamore, Shelley Baker, Gail Faulkner, Judy Rainey, Lindsey
Williams and our favorite Hospice nurses, Glenda and Alesia. She was preceded in death by two brothers,
Donald and Bruce Bryant. Funeral
services will be Monday, June 8, at 11a.m. with visitation an hour
prior to the service at the Bethel Baptist Church, 926 Highway 36, Frenchburg,
KY, with Rev. Tim Rhodes presiding. The
family will receive friends on Sunday from 5p-7p at the Rolan G. Taylor Funeral
Home, 289 S. Main Street, Winchester. Burial
will be in the Ezel Cemetery. Contributions may be made to Bethel Baptist
Church, Camp Fund, P.O. Box 141 Frenchburg, KY 40322 or to Hospice of the
Bluegrass, 2312 Alexandria Dr., Lexington, KY 40504.