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Troy A. McCoy, Jr., 79, of Winchester, husband for 60 years to Betty Estes McCoy, passed away Friday at the Clark Regional Medical Center. Troy was born September 12, 1933, in Clintonville, KY., to the late Troy A. McCoy, Sr., and Dula Mae McCoy. He was a United States Army veteran during the Korean War. He retired from Anniston Army Depot of Anniston, Alabama and was formerly employed at the Lexington Bluegrass Army Depot before his transfer to Anniston. Troy loved to fish and garden. In addition to his wife, he is survived by children, Connie (Rick) Izor of New Lebanon, OH., Janet (Willie) Moss of Anniston, AL., and Jeff (Linda) McCoy of White Plains, AL., sisters, Mamie (Gerald) Burkhart of Winchester, Dorothy (Leo) Vannoy of Clintonville, Cordie Woolwine of Ft. Walton Beach, FL., and Clara Wampler of New Lebanon, OH., 8 grandchildren, 10 great-grandchildren, and many nieces and nephews. Preceded in death by brother, Charlie McCoy, sisters, Ada McCoy, Marie Calvin, Maude McCoy, Helen McCoy, and Goldy McCoy. Memorial services will be Saturday, June 8, at 11am at the Trinity United Methodist Church with Pastor Jim Estes officiating. Contributions may be made to Hospice East, 407 Shoppers Dr., Winchester, KY. In care of arrangements is the Rolan G. Taylor Funeral Home, 289 S. Main St.
Karl Rusty Cheuvront, 83, of Winchester, husband for 63 years to Phyllis Rich Cheuvront, passed away Sunday at the Clark Regional Medical Center. A native of Campbellsville, Ky., he was born August 22, 1929, to the late Uriel Cheuvront and Marion Dean Russell. He was a United States Army veteran having served in the Korean Conflict, he retired after 20 years from the state government, in high school he was active in basketball and track and was a basketball coach for St. Agatha High School, formerly worked as head of operations for A.R.A., he had previously worked and served under 6 Governors, he was the Deputy Commissioner of State Parks, former director of the KY State Horse Parks, Deputy Secretary of KY Transportation Department, he was one of the founders of the Clark County Parks Board and started the Tourism Board, he was head of the Kentucky Derby breakfast, and past president of the Lexington Little League. In addition to his wife, he is survived by three children and their spouses, Alyson (David) Cheuvront Codell, Karl R. “Rusty” Cheuvront, Jr., and Patrick R. (Cathy) Cheuvront, grandchildren, Patrick R. (Laura) Codell, David “Will” Codell, Jr., and Patrick R. C. Cheuvront, Jr., siblings, Garland (Jean) Cheuvront, Eddie (Patty) Cheuvront, Bert Cheuvront, Lou (Paul) Cheuvront DiPaolo, and Bobby (Connie) Cheuvront, sisters-in-law, Jane Cheuvront, Karla Mclain, Karen Kloeker, and Peggy Moody, also many nieces and nephews. Preceded in death by Joseph Cheuvront, William Cheuvront, Thomas Cheuvront, Jeanette Cheuvront Green, Kenneth Cheuvront, and James Cheuvront. Memorial services will be Friday at 12p at the Emmanuel Episcopal Church with the Reverend Melanie A. Mudge officiating. The family will receive friends on Friday from 10:30am until the hour of service. Private burial will be in the Winchester Cemetery. Contributions may be made to Hospice East, 407 Shoppers Dr., Winchester, KY., or to Emmanuel Episcopal Church, 2410 W. Lexington Rd. Winchester, KY 40391.