RICHMOND — Orville “Moon” Mullins, 94, of Cedar Cliff Road, the widower of Hazel Mullins, passed away Thursday, July 28, 2011, in Midway, Ohio. Mr. Mullins was born on June 12, 1917, in Charleston, West Virginia. He was a retired machinist for the Chrysler Corporation.
Survivors include: a daughter, Teresa Smith (Webb); two sons, Gerald Gentry and Eugene Gentry; one brother, Obra Mullins; two sisters, Janie Hagerman and Bernice Thompson: three grandchildren: Gwendolyn Burns (Donnie), Dennis Freeland and Sean Gentry (Jessica); three great-grandchildren, Sahara Gentry, Jesse Burns and Colin Burns.
A memorial service will be conducted at 4 p.m. Saturday at the Combs, Parsons & Collins Funeral Home with the Rev. David Freeman officiating. The family will receive friends from 2 to 4 p.m. Saturday at the funeral home.
Maranda Marie Hatton Brewer
Maranda Marie Hatton Brewer, 75, the wife of Jimmy L. Brewer, passed away Tuesday morning at the Compassionate Care Center. She was born on February 19, 1936 in Lee City (Wolfe County), the daughter of the late James Monroe Hatton and Mae Taulbee Hatton. She was a retired Library Technician at Eastern Kentucky Universities John Grant Crabbe Library. Marie was a member of the First Baptist Church and the Dorcas Sunday School Class.
Survivors include her husband: Jimmy L. Brewer; one son: Rev. DeWayne Lee Brewer (Sherilyn) of Nicholasville; one daughter: Diana Lynn Brewer of Richmond; two grandchildren: Adrienne Lynn Willis (Zack) and Lisa Marie Carpenter (Kyle); three great-grandchildren:Makenzie, Aiden and Tanner Willis; one brother: Porter Hatton of Amelia, Ohio; three sisters: Mary Bell Smith (Ray) and Gertrude Prater (Ventice) both of Jacksonville, Florida, and Wanda Lindon of Indiana; several nieces and nephews and host of other relatives and friends.
Funeral Services will be held at 12:00 Noon Monday, August 8, 2011 at the Combs, Parsons & Collins Funeral Home. Burial will follow at Madison Memorial Gardens.
Paulette Flannery Neal-King
RICHMOND — Paulette Flannery Neal-King, 50, of Third Street in Richmond passed away Monday, August 1, 2011, in her home following a long illness. She was born March 19, 1961, in Madison County and was the daughter of the late Robert Flannery and Edith Ray Watkins. She was a caregiver and attended the Hargett Church of God. She had lived in Estill County most of her life.
She is survived by: her husband, Robert Douglas King; one daughter, Denise Flannery of Madison County; one stepson, Robert Glenn King, two sisters, Christine Rose and husband, Dean of Madison County, Ailene Frymyer and husband, Larry of Estill County; two brothers, James Flannery and wife, Zayda of Madison County, William Flannery of Madison County; and two grandchildren, Kadyn Yeager and Jakoby Yeager. She was preceded in death by: her daughter, Kierra Neal and her son, Dawayne Neal.
Funeral services will be conducted Thursday, August 4, 2011, at 11 a.m. at Warren F. Toler Funeral Home Chapel by Bro. Glennis Sizemore and Bro. Bill Wesley. Burial will be in Richmond Cemetery. Friends may call from 6 to 9 p.m. Wednesday at Warren F. Toler Funeral Home.
Pallbearers will be William Flannery, James Flannery, Larry Frymyer, Gene Seale, Jr., Nathan Arvin and Terry Arvin.
Bruce N. Lorenzen
RICHMOND — Bruce N. Lorenzen, 82, of Shelbyville passed away Sunday, July 31, 2011, in Compassionate Care Center in Richmond. She was a member of the First Presbyterian Church in Shelbyville; member of the National Bulldog Club of America and an English Bulldog owner and AKC registered judge; and past Ladies Club golf champion of the Shelbyville Country Club.
Survivors include: daughter, Leslie Bernard of Kingwood, Texas; sons, Arthur (Debbie) Logan of Shelbyville, Ky., Doug Logan of Richmond, Ky., and Howard (Tracy) Logan, Jr. of Simpsonville, Ky.; six grandchildren; one great-grandchild; and sister, Sarah Whitfield of Mobile, Ala.
Visitation will be from 4 to 8 p.m. Wednesday, August 3, 2011, at Shannon Funeral Home, Shelbyville. Services will be private.
Expressions of sympathy may be made to: Hospice Care Plus, Inc., 208 Kidd Drive Berea, KY 40403.
Moss Gibson Long
RICHMOND — Moss Gibson Long, 91, passed away early Monday morning August 1, 2011, in Richmond Health and Rehab Complex-Kenwood. He was the widower of Imogene Shell Long.
Moss was born November 12, 1919. He was the son of James M. “Bud” and Hattie Jane Long, both of whom preceded him in death. He served in the United States Navy as Seaman First Class in the amphibious forces during World War II. Moss was a retired research technician in the Agronomy Department at the University of Kentucky and a member of the Newby Baptist Church.
In addition his wife and parents, Moss was preceded in death by: one son, Lewis Gibson “Tom” Long; three daughters, Carolyn Whitley, Jane E. Myers; an infant daughter; one brother, Q.C. Long; and one sister-in-law, Ethel Long.
Survivors include: five grandchildren, Harry Lee Estes Jr., Billie Carol Estes, Betty Ruth Estes Dussor (John), Charles G. Estes and Kimberly Renee’ Whitley-Yeatts; 11 great-grandchildren; 12 great-great-grandchildren; his special friend and companion of 15 years, Wanda Faye Click; and several nieces and nephews
Funeral services for Moss Gibson Long will be conducted at 1 p.m. Friday, August 5, 2011, at Oldham, Roberts & Powell Funeral Home with Bro. Scott Guiley and Bro. Charles Wesley Gibson Long officiating. Burial will follow in Madison County Memorial Gardens where military honors will be observed.
Visitation will be from 6:30 to 9 p.m. Thursday at Oldham, Roberts & Powell.
Pallbearers will be Michael Brooks, Doug Hale, Billy Hale, Marvin Long, Jerry Long, Paul Allen and Mason “Doc” Long. Caywood Metcalf will serve as an honorary pallbearer.
Leonard W. Leszczynski
RICHMOND — Leonard W. Leszczynski, 73, of Richmond, passed away suddenly Monday, August 1, 2011, in his home. He was born April 15, 1938, in Philadelphia, Pa., to Walter and Mary Bagrowski Leszczynski, both of whom preceded him in death. Leonard was a retired manufacturing supervisor for former Exide Corporation in Richmond, and served in the U.S. Army Reserve for six years, during the Vietnam era. He was a member of St. Mark Roman Catholic Church. He enjoyed fishing and cooking and loved to travel with his family.
Leonard is survived by: his loving wife of 53 years, Loretta A. Wysocki Leszczynski of Richmond; three daughters, Linda Morris and husband, Robert of Lexington, Lisa Cochran and husband, Cecil of Richmond, and Louise Wills and husband, Jeffrey of Indianapolis, Ind.; one sister, Clare Kumor and husband, Ben of Philadelphia; grandchildren, Michael Hicks and wife Helen, Nicholas Cosby, Samantha Wills, Max Wills and Caitlynn Cochran; one great-grandson, Braxton Leonard Hicks, as well as nephews, Joseph Kumor and wife Mary Rose, and Jan Kumor and wife Trish.
Visitation will be from 5 to 7 p.m. Thursday, August 4, 2011, at St. Mark Catholic Church, Richmond, with funeral mass at 7 p.m. Father Jim Sichko will officiate the service.
Private family committal service will be Friday at Madison County Memorial Gardens.
Pallbearers will be grandsons and sons-in-law, Nicholas Cosby, Max Wills, Michael Hicks, Robert Morris, Cecil Cochran and Jeffrey Wills.
In lieu of flowers contributions are suggested to one’s favorite charity.
Betsy Elizabeth Lane
RICHMOND — Betsy Elizabeth Lane, 80, wife of Paul M. Lane, Jr., passed away Monday, August 1, 2011, in Madison Manor. Mrs. Lane was born in Madison County May 21, 1931, to Eddie B. and Elizabeth Ronan Agee. She was a member of Anchor Baptist Church.
In addition to her husband, she is survived by: one son: Michael D. Lane (Carolyn); one daughter, Linda Curry (Larry); two sisters, Agnes “Tootie” Rooks and Deloris “Doe” Moody; five grandchildren, Ben Lane, April Smith, Amanda McCracken, Adam Curry and Christi Wilson; and several nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by: two brothers, Edward Ronan and Bobby Agee.
The funeral service will be conducted at 11 a.m. Thursday, August 4, 2011, at Combs, Parsons & Collins Funeral Home with Bro. Chris Carroll officiating. Burial will follow in Madison County Memorial Gardens. Visitation will be 5 to 9 p.m. Wednesday, August 3, 2011, at the funeral home.
Pallbearers will be Ben Lane, Jeff Wilson, Donnie Smith, Adam Curry, Conner McCracken and Larry Curry.
In lieu of flowers, the family requests contributions to: Hospice Care Plus, 208 Kidd Drive, Berea, KY 40403.