Obituaries July 4 to July 11

John Evans Bobbitt

John Evans Bobbitt

John Evans Bobbitt, 58, husband of Brenda Martin Bobbitt of Bay Colony Drive, passed away suddenly from a heart attack on Saturday July 9, 2011 at Lake Cumberland. John was a native of Somerset, KY, a surveyor for the state of Kentucky for 31 years, after his retirement he worked as a surveyor for Becthel Parsons Construction Company and was of the Presbyterian faith.

Other than his wife Brenda, he is survived by 2 sons Josh Bobbitt of Mississippi and Justin (Jacqueline) Bobbitt of North Carolina, a sister Ginny Bobbitt of Bowling Green, KY, one granddaughter Annabelle Bobbitt, mother-in-law Audrey Martin of Richmond, KY, a special aunt Ramona Bobbitt, cousin David Bolen as well as several aunts, uncles, cousins and numerous friends and loved ones. He was preceded in death by his parents Jack and Reba Hensley Bobbitt.

Funeral services will be 1:00 P.M. Tuesday July 12, 2011 at the Oldham, Roberts & Powell Funeral Home, with Curtis Christian officiating. Burial will follow in the Richmond Cemetery. Pallbearers will be Gene Rhodes, David Bolen, Gary Fugate, Jim Almond, Josh Land, Josh DeZarn, Matt Huff, Blake Scates and Carlos Rosero.
Visitation for John will be from 5:00 P.M.-9:00 P.M. Monday July 11, 2011 at the Oldham, Roberts & Powell Funeral home.

Winnie Eula Logston

Winnie Eula Logston age 81, died Friday July 8, 2011 at the St Joseph Hospital in Berea. Winnie was a home maker and daughter of the late John Monroe Parsons and Lucy Greene Pearson, and she is the widow of the late Cecil Logston and father of her children, Harold McGlothin. Winnie is survived by her children: David McGlothin, Rhonda McGlothin, and Michael McGlothin, her sisters Margaret McClanahan, Lucy Johnson, and Charlotte Johnson, 4 grandchildren and 4 great grandchildren. Winnie was preceded in death by a daughter Carla McGlothin and sister Fairy Johnson.

Funeral services will be Tuesday July 12, 2011 at 12 noon at Lakes Funeral Home with burial in the Berea Cemetery. Visitation will be Monday from 6-9 pm at Lakes Funeral Home.

Hartman Estlake Coffey

Hartman Estlake Coffey, age 91, of Cumming, Georgia died Monday July 4, 2011. Mr. Coffey was a native of Berea, Kentucky and a United States Army Veteran that served in WWII and was the recipient of the Purple Heart Award. He was the owner of Coffey’s Lawn Care in Ft. Lauderdale, Florida.

Survivors include 3 children Sheila Coffey, Jim Coffey and Karen Davis all of Cumming, Georgia. Three grandchildren Jennifer Newsom, Sarah Makowsky, Joseph Coffey and four grandchildren Allison, Courtney, Brenna and Mathew also survive him.

Graveside services 10 am Saturday July 9, 2011 at Berea Cemetery with Military honors.

William Hagan Turner

William Hagan Turner

RICHMOND — William Hagan Turner, 64, of Moran Mill Road, passed away Friday morning, July 8, 2011, in his home. He was the husband of Brenda Sue Perry Turner. William was born November 5, 1946 in Kirksville, Kentucky, and was the son of Charles Edward and Elizabeth Newland Turner. He was a retired iron worker from Duncan Machinery Movers. William was a member of the Kirksville Christian Church and the Madison Lodge No. 183 F.&A.M. in Kirksville, as well as being a member of the Iron Workers Union, Local No. 70.

Survivors include: his wife, Brenda Sue Turner; his mother, Elizabeth Turner; two sons, Christopher Heath Turner, of Garrard County, and Sidney Shane Turner (Sarah E.), of Lexington; one step-son, Steven Edward Ramsey (Jennifer), of Richmond; two step-daughters, Paula Ramsey Tipton (Michael Sproles) and Kimberly Jo Ramsey Olds (Nick), both of Richmond; 12 grandchildren, Steven Ross Ramsey, Christopher Luke Tipton, Jaley Brooke Olds, Clay Hagan Turner, Joshua Samuel Turner, Kamryn Nicole Olds, Claira Beth Ramsey, Kali Jade Tipton, Brooke Bailey Turner, Jenna Christine Ramsey, Lauren Jaide Sproles and Hallie Payton Sproles; one brother, Carl F. Turner (Jakie), of Richmond; three nephews, Charles Kevin Turner, Timothy Scott Turner and Jason Lee Turner; and a special caregiver, Jerry Stanley. He was preceded in death by his father, Charles Edward Turner.

Funeral services will be conducted 11 a.m. Monday, July 11, 2011, at Oldham, Roberts & Powell Funeral Home with Dr. J. Donald Graham officiating. Burial will follow in the Richmond Cemetery. Visitation will be from 5 to 8 p.m. on Sunday, July 10, 2011, at Oldham, Roberts & Powell.

Pallbearers will be John W. Henderson, Henry Joines, Clay Tussey, Robert Tussey, Jerry Stanley and William West. Honorary pallbearers will be Hock Adams, James McIntosh, Ced Hagan, Freddy Garcia, Chris Sloan and O.J. McElroy.

Memorial donations may be made to Cardinal Hill Rehabilitation Hospital, 2050 Versailles Road, Lexington, KY 40504, 1 (800) 233-3260.

Opal Rose Deaton

LEXINGTON — Opal Rose Deaton, age 90, widow of Roy Deaton. died Friday in St. Joseph Hospital of Lexington. Mrs. Deaton was a lifelong resident of the Red Lick community in Berea, a member of the Beaver Pond Christian Church and the Silver Creek Homemakers Club.

Mrs. Deaton is survived by: her children, Paul (Karen) Deaton of Winchester, Ky., Jean (Donnie) Swope and Sue (Emerson) McAfee, both of Red Lick, seven grandchildren, 16 great-grandchildren, two great-great-grandchildren and a brother, Ralph (Alma) Rose of Red Lick, along with a host of nieces, nephew and friends.
Other than her husband, she was preceded in death by her parents, Ebb and Hallie Lainhart Rose, and one brother, Wayne Rose.

Funeral services will be 1 p.m. Tuesday in the Davis and Powell Funeral Home with the Rev. David Bingham and the Rev. Ralph Shepperson officiating. Burial will follow in the Hayden Rose Cemetery of Red Lick. Visitation will be Monday from 5 to 9 p.m. at the funeral home.

Delbert ‘Sleepy’ Alexander

LEXINGTON — Delbert “Sleepy” Alexander, 80, passed away Saturday morning, July 9, 2011, in Central Baptist Hospital of Lexington. Mr. Alexander was born on March 23, 1931, in Madison County to the late Marion and Grace A. Alexander. He was a retired employee of the city of Richmond and also worked for the Bluegrass Coca-Cola Co. for a number of years. Mr. Alexander was of the Holiness faith. Mr. Alexander was a “Good Ole Boy”; he enjoyed junkyarding and was a permanent fixture at Wade’s Cash for Pawn.

Survivors include three daughters: Lona F. DeBoard (William) of Richmond, Debra C. Cravens (Richard) of Lancaster, and Margaret A. Mazerk of Berea; one brother: Willard Alexander, of Dayton Ohio; eight grandchildren: Corey DeBoard (Jamie), Kimberly DeBoard, Anthony DeBoard, Stephanie Mazerk, Travis Mazerk, Jonathon Mazerk, Emily Cravens and Cody Cravens; and previous wife: Irene Alexander. He was preceded in death by one sister: Lona Alexander, and four brothers: Ebb, Harris, L.J., and Gillon Alexander.

Funeral services for Mr. Alexander will be conducted 11 a.m., Tuesday at the Combs, Parsons & Collins funeral Home, with Bro. Edwin Lainhart officiating. Burial will follow in the Red Lick Cemetery. Visitation will be from 5 to 9 p.m. Monday at the funeral home. Pallbearers will be Travis Mazerk, Jonathan Mazerk, Corey DeBoard, Anthony DeBoard, Cody Cravens and Wade Brock.

Laura Anglin McKinney

Laura McKinney

BEREA — Laura Anglin McKinney, 80, of Berea, passed away Thursday evening, July 7, 2011, in the Hospice Compassionate Care Center in Richmond. Laura was born December 27, 1930, in Indiana, to Will and Nancy Powell Anglin, both of whom preceded her in death. She was a retired custodial services employee of Eastern Kentucky University. She was a loving mother, wife and grandmother. She was a member of the Sinking Valley Holiness Church and was very faithful to her church.

Survivors include: her loving husband, Berlin McKinney; two daughters, Linda Gray (James) and Brenda Jones (Jerry), all of Berea; one brother, Raymond Anglin; four sisters, Ruby and Bertha Willis, Myrtle Jenkins and Mayfra Conrad; four grandchildren; five great-grandchildren; and several nieces and nephews. In addition to her parents she was preceded in death by: one great-grandchild; one brother, Hubert Anglin; and two sisters, Martha Pearson and Nannie McKinney.

Services will be conducted at 2 p.m. Monday, July 11, 2011, at Oldham, Roberts & Powell Funeral Home with Bro. Leonard Wilder and Bro. Bill Rose officiating. Burial will follow in Sinking Valley Cemetery in Jackson County. Visitation will be from 5 to 9 p.m. Sunday at Oldham, Roberts & Powell Funeral Home. Pallbearers will be Bobby Gadd, Robbie Jones, George Clark, L.D. Harrison, B.J. Harrison and Randy McKinney.

Jack King

WACO — Jack Cooley King, 72, of Bybee Loop Road, Waco, died Thursday at his home. He was born August 13, 1938, in Breathitt County, the son of the late Carl and Lillie Gabbard King. He was a retired brick layer and a member of the Ravenna Nazarene Church. He was also an Army Veteran.

He is survived by: his wife, Mary Ingram King; one son, Anthony King of Estill County; one stepson, Randall Griffin of Arizona; one stepdaughter, Rhonda Griffin of Beattyville; three sisters, Patsy Griffin of Estill County, Wilma Jean Hall of Ravenna and Faye Florence of Georgetown. He was preceded in death by: a son, Carl King; a sister, Maxine Spicer; and a brother, Matt King.

Funeral services will be conducted at 2 p.m. Sunday at the Warren F. Toler Funeral Home by the Rev. Bob Mills with burial to follow in Beatty Place Cemetery. Friends may call from 6 to 9 p.m. Saturday at the funeral home.

Green Wayne Powell

Green Wayne Powell, age 49, died Wednesday, July 6, 2011 at his home on Todd Branch Road in Rockcastle County. He was born in Jackson Co. on August 28, 1961. He was a member of Westside Baptist Church and worked for Evans Tree Service as a tree trimmer. Green was a musician and loved to fish.

He is survived by: his son, George Powell of Richmond, his parents, Green and Marie Smith of Richmond; his brother, Mike Spivey of Richmond; his sisters, Katie Ann Broadus of Berea, Katherin Spivey of Richmond and Carol Sue Jones of Richmond. Several nieces, nephews and cousins also survive.

A memorial service for Green will be 11:00 a.m. Saturday at Westside Baptist Church with Rev. Alan Livingood officiating. Davis & Powell Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements.

Charles J. Griggs

LEXINGTON — Charles J. Griggs, 51, of Lexington, passed away Wednesday in his residence. Charles was born April 4, 1960, in Richmond, the son of William Park Griggs and the late Imogene W. Griggs. He was a U.S. Army veteran, serving from 1978 to 1982, was of the Christian faith, and had lived and worked in Lexington for the past 20 years.

Survivors include: his father, William Park Griggs; three sons, Michael, Sebastian and Julian; a sister, Riana J. Amlung (Joe) of Tybee Island, Ga.; and several other relatives and friends. In addition to his mother, he was preceded in death by: a sister, Billye Ruth Griggs.
A private family service will be conducted. The Combs, Parsons & Collins Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements.

James Duddley Tribble, Jr

James Duddley Tribble, Jr., 69, of Spurlock Dr., passed away Thursday, July 7, 2011, at the Central Baptist Hospital in Lexington. Mr. Tribble was born in Madison County on August 8, 1941 to James and Minnie McQueen Tribble. He had worked as a builder and was a member of the Kirksville Baptist Church.

Survivors include his wife: Mabel Collins Tribble; his son: Kenneth Allen Tribble of Richmond, VA; his daughter: Valery Agee (Wayne) of Richmond; two brothers: Daniel Earl Tribble (Sue) and Joe Tribble; his sister: Judy Wagers (Elmer) and two grandchildren: Garnett Wayne Agee II (Tiffany) and James Allen Agee.

The funeral service will be conducted at 11:00 A.M. Monday at the Combs, Parsons & Collins Funeral Home with Rev. Ronnie “Butch” Pennington officiating. Burial will follow in the Richmond Cemetery. Visitation will be from 4:00 – 9:00 P.M. Sunday at the funeral home.

Michael Vaughn Pensol Jr.

RICHMOND — Michael Vaughn Pensol Jr. was stillborn Sunday, July 3, 2011, at Pattie A. Clay Regional Medical Center in Richmond.
Survivors include: his father, Michael Vaughn Pensol Sr.; his mother, Alexandra Calhoun; one sister, Elizjah Michelle-Vaughn Pensol; paternal grandmother, Loretta Ogle; maternal grandmother, Regina Calhoun; paternal great grandmother, Marie Ogle; maternal great grandparents, Ed and Verna Brock.
Private family services will be conducted at the Oldham, Roberts & Powell Funeral Home

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