Obituaries Sept 14-21, 2014

Winston Jackson
Winston Jackson

Carlos Winston Jackson

Carlos Winston Jackson, 49, of Berea, died at his residence Friday, September 19, 2014. He was born September 23, 1964, in Hamilton, Ohio, son of the late Arnold and Rose Alexander Jackson.

He had been a resident of Madison County most of his life and was an employee of Hitachi.

Survivors include his wife, Sherrie Byrd Jackson; 3 children, Sarah (Matthew) Callahan, Joshua (Tamara) Jackson, Khole Jackson; 1 step-daughter, Ashley (Mike) Crowe; 5 siblings, Latus (Gail) Jackson, Johnny (Theresa) Jackson, Gwen (Clarence) Isaacs, Janet (Swany) Cornette, Darlene (Tim) Isaacs; 5 grandchildren, McKenzie, Melody, Kaylie, Malachi, and Hunter.

Funeral Service 11:00 am, Tuesday, September 23, 2014 at Reppert Funeral Home with Bro. J. B. Alexander officiating. Burial will follow in Pilot Knob Cemetery. Visitation 6:00 – 9:00 pm Monday at the funeral home.

Pallbearers will be: Dwight Jackson, Sam Miller, Dwayne Jackson, Nick Isaacs, Brandon Brock, Curtis Brock. Honorary Pallbearers will be Joshua Jackson and Matthew Baker.

Shirley O. Moser

There will be a memorial service for Shirley O. Moser is Sunday, September 21, 2014, 3 p.m. at White Oak Pond Christian Church, Richmond.

In lieu of flowers, memorial donations are suggested to White Oak Pond Christian Church Building Fund.

Steven Douglas Bryan

Steven Douglas Bryan, 55, husband of Jody Graeter Bryan, of Berea, died Thursday, September 11, 2014.
Mr. Bryan was born on April 28, 1959, in Lexington, Ky. Steven.

He was a 1978 graduate of Lafayette High School and was a self-employed painter, having formerly worked for the City of Lexington and the University of Kentucky. He was a member of the Durham Baptist Church.

In addition to his wife, Steven is survived by: one son, Daniel Joseph Bryan; his father, Vernon Douglas Bryan (Carol); his mother, Barbara Davis Welch; two brothers, Jerry Allen Bryan (Sandy), and Terry Scott Bryan (Ethel); as well as several aunts, uncles, cousins, nieces, and nephews.

Funeral Services will be 2 p.m. Thursday, September 18, 2014, at the Madison Hills Christian Church, 960 Red House Road, Richmond, with Bro. Martin Frazer officiating. Visitation will be after 12 p.m. Thursday at the Church.

Combs, Parsons & Collins Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.

Glenn William Brock
Glenn William Brock

Glenn William Brock

Glenn William (Mouse) Brock, 70 years of age, died Wednesday, September 17, 2014, at his home following a short illness. Mouse was born on May 12, 1944.

He was a self-employed mechanic and member of the Berea Lodge #617 F & AM.

Mouse was preceded in death by his father, Rube Brock; mother, Dorothy Cook Brock; two brothers, Jimmy Lee and Elwood Brock, and one granddaughter, Ashley Elaine Brock.

In addition to his wife, Mabel Dykes Brock, he is survived by two sons, Robert Glenn (Pat) Brock and Barry Edward Brock, and one daughter, Sandy (Rodger) Davis; five grandchildren: Aaron Hammonds, Alaina Hammonds, Seth Brock, Maggie Brock, and Alexis Nicole Brock; one great granddaughter, Trinity Aria Janelle; two sisters, Sue Lunsford and Bonnie (Marvin) Harold; and a host of nieces and nephews.

Funeral services will be held at Lakes Funeral Home on Saturday, September 20, 2014 at 1:00 p.m. with the Revs. Bobby Fugate and Rodger Davis officiating. Burial will follow in the Madison County Memorial Gardens. Visitation will be from 6-9 Friday, September 19, 2014 with Masonic services being held at 7:30.

Active pallbearers will be Darnell Martin, Ronnie Devere, Larry Gadd, Billy Brock, Bryan Brock, David Lilly, Marvin Harold and Brian Davis. Honorary bearers will be Ron Dykes, Rodger Davis, Larry Linville, Glen Marcum and Charles Noland.

In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to Hospice Care Plus or to Autism Awareness.

William E. Sexton

Dr. William E. Sexton, 83, of Richmond passed away on Thursday, September 18, 2014 at his home. Dr. Sexton was born on September 30, 1930 in Carlisle, KY, and was the son of Clyde M. and Ethel Kerns Sexton, both of whom preceded him in death.

Dr. Sexton was a U.S. Air Force veteran, having served in the Korean War. He completed his undergraduate studies at EKU, received his Master’s degree from the University of Illinois, and his doctorate from the University of Missouri. He served as Dean of the College of Applied Arts and Technology at EKU, and then served in the position of Vice President of EKU until his retirement.

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his wife, Helen Ruddell Sexton, and one brother, Charles Sexton.

Survivors include: two sons, Michael E. Sexton (Jane), of Richmond, and Dr. Gregory A. Sexton (Catherine), of Columbia, SC; six grandchildren, Ashley Sexton Neff (Jeremy), of Irvine, KY, Billy Sexton (Kim) and Bobby Sexton, both of Richmond, and Meredith Sexton, Evelyn Sexton, and Julia Sexton, all of Columbia, SC; seven great-grandchildren, Sabastian, Seth, Logan, Aubrey, Michael, Austin, and William.

Visitation for Dr. William Sexton will be from 4:00 – 8:00 p.m. on Sunday, September 21, 2014 at Oldham, Roberts & Powell Funeral Home. Graveside services will be conducted at 11:00 a.m. on Monday, September 22, 2014 at the Carlisle Cemetery in Carlisle, Kentucky.

Pallbearers will be Jim Masterson, Billy Sexton, Bobby Sexton, Jeremy Neff, Eddie Davis, Bill Berry, and Mike Olds.

Lois Ann Kelley

Lois Ann Kelley, 80, the widow of Charles N. Kelley, went home to her Lord on Monday, September 15, 2014, while at the Hospice Compassionate Care Center in Richmond.

Survivors include her sons, Glen Curtis and Earnest Curtis, both of Richmond, KY; grandson, Wesley Curtis of Richmond, KY; sisters, Mae Mullins of Michigan, Fay Ray of Richmond, KY, Jean Holman and Marie Burke of Virginia; and her best friend Glen Curtis, Sr. of Richmond, KY.

Visitation will be after 10:00 a.m. Friday, September 19, 2014, followed by her funeral service at 2:00 p.m. that day at Oldham, Roberts & Powell Funeral Home with Rev. Dillard Cole officiating. Burial will follow in the Pleasant View Cemetery at Baldwin.

Family members will serve as pallbearers.

Helen Peyton Pearson

Helen Peyton Pearson, 93, of Richmond, passed away Thursday, September 18, 2014, at her home. She was born on March 30, 1921, in Madison Co., Ky., the daughter of Craven and Ora Alexander Peyton.

She was a retired employee of Westinghouse Electric and was a faithful member of the First Presbyterian Church where she served as a Deacon. Helen and her husband, Bert, enjoyed wintering and fishing in Florida where she made many friends. She was a member of the Society of Boonesboro, being a direct descendent of one of the original settlers.

Helen was preceded in death by her husband, Burgoyne “Bert” Pearson; a son-in-law, Clarence Fain; five sisters, Nettie Marie Mason, Oneida Rhodus, Fannie Manuel, Maxine Richardson and Mildred Peyton.

Survivors include her son, Bailey Peyton Pearson (Elizabeth Anne); two daughters, Jeanie Pearson Smith (Billy W.) and Sue Pearson Fain; six grandchildren, William B. Smith (Pam), Paula Guerra (Chris), Marcus Pearson (Ann), Lee Fain (Pat), Tros Pearson and Reed Smith (Diane); nine great-grandchildren, Joey Fain, Rachael Fain, Alycia Fain, Stephen Guerra, Matthew Guerra, Nicholas Smith, Andrew Smith, William Pearson and Amelia Pearson.

Funeral Services will be conducted at 1:30 PM Monday, Sept. 22, 2014, at the Combs, Parsons & Collins Funeral Home with Johny Collins and Dr. Curtis Christian officiating. Burial will follow in the Richmond Cemetery. Visitation will be after 12:00 PM (Noon) Monday at the funeral home.

Great-grandchildren will serve as Pallbearers and Grandchildren will serve as Honorary Pallbearers.

Expressions of Sympathy may be made to Hospice Care Plus, 208 Kidd Drive, Berea, KY 40403. www.cpcfh.com

Myrtle Powell
Myrtle Powell

Myrtle Poff Powell

Myrtle Poff Powell was born May 20, 1927 and departed this life September 19, 2014 at the age of 87. She was the daughter of the late John & Thaney Poff. She was raised by her dad John and step mother, Martha Poff.

Myrtle is survived by two sons, Lloyd Powell of Berea and John and his wife Vicki Powell of Sand Gap. She was blessed with six grandchildren, Chris Powell, Mart Powell, Sarah Powell, Ben Powell, Emily Fox & Cody Powell and by three great grandchildren, Darius Powell, Mathus Powell & Wittley Fox.

In addition to her parents and step mother, Myrtle was also preceded in death by her husband, Roy Powell; her daughter Bernetta Powell and by baby David Powell. She was also preceded in death by her infant twin brothers.

Myrtle was a loving and devoted wife, an outstanding mother, a great grandmother and friend to many. She was also a member of the Kerby Knob Church of God.

Funeral service was held 4:00PM Sunday, September 21, 2014 at Lakes Funeral Home Mckee with Bro. Cody Powell officiating. Burial followed in the Kerby Knob Cemetery. Visitation was at 1;00 P.M. Sunday September 21, 2014 at the Funeral Home.

Pallbearers were Ben, Chris, Darius, Mart, Cody & Matt Powell. Honorary pallbearers were Fonzer Clemmons.

Bennie Morris
Bennie Morris

Bennie Morris

Bennie Morris was born February 4, 1916 in Jackson County and departed this life Thursday, September 18, 2014 at the Berea Health Care Center in Berea, being 98 years of age. He was the son of the late John & Lela (Young) Morris.

Bennie is survived by a son, Earl and his wife Wilda of Berea and by a daughter in law, Liz Morris of McKee. He was blessed with 11 grandchildren, 19 great grandchildren, 6 great great grandchildren and a host of nieces and nephews.

In addition to his parents, Bennie was also preceded in death by his wife of 75 years, Lucille (Clemmons) Morris; three sons, Earin, Freddie & Bartie Morris and by two brothers, Vernon & Dewey Morris.

Bennie was a member of the Indian Creek Baptist Church.

Funeral service was held 2:00PM Sunday, September 21, 2014 at Lakes Funeral Home Mckee with Bro. Kenny Wilder, Bro. Shane Gabbard and Bro. Garland Gabbard officiating. Burial followed in the Roberts Cemetery. Visitation was held at 6:00 P.M. Saturday September 20, 2014 at the Funeral Home.

Pallbearers were Frankie, Jonathan, Shaun, Earl Wayne, Derrick “Bubby”, & Jay Morris, Eric Ohmit, Trenton & Justin Venable, Rick Adams & Benny Biggs. Honorary pallbearers were Bert Summers, Jr., Wendell Summers, Ralph Marcum, Warren, Murrell, Blue & Bobby Lakes, Tommy Slone, Danny Robinson, Nolan Lear, Wiley Cole, Willard Gabbard & Gene Lake.

Mason Glenmore Hisel
Mason Glenmore Hisel

Mason G. Hisel

Mason G. Hisel, age 66, was born April 19, 1948 in Madison County and departed this life on Monday, September 15, 2014 at his home in Hisel. He was the son of Zola (Harrison) Hisel and of the late Gus Hisel.

In addition to his mother, Mason is also survived by his wife of 48 years, Reva (Powell) Hisel; three sons, Scott and his wife Glenda Hisel, Mark Hisel and Byron and his wife Becky Hisel all of McKee; sister, Frances and her husband Don Davidson of Richmond and mother in law, Gladys Robinson. Mason was blessed with six grandchildren, Mackenzie and her husband Trenton Coffey of Gray Hawk, Katie and her husband Jared Spurlock of McKee, Taylor and her husband Dakota McQueen of Tyner, Ryan, Cheyanne and Abigail Hisel all of Hisel and a great grandchild on the way. He also leaves behind a host of brothers and sisters in law, nieces and nephews.

Other than his father, Mason was also preceded in death by his sister, Evelyn Scalf.

Mason loved to garden and fish, but the biggest passion was his family. He was a member of the Grassy Springs Baptist Church.

Funeral service was held 2:00PM Thursday, September 18, 2014 at the Lakes Funeral Home Mckee with Bro. Paul Pearson and Bro. Larry Isaacs officiating. Burial followed in the Hisel Cemetery. Visitation was held at 6:00PM Wednesday, September 17, 2014 at the Funeral Home.

Pallbearers were Paul Powell, Alvin Van Winkle, Trenton Coffey, Jared Spurlock, Dakota McQueen, Gordon Davidson, Christopher Powell & Ben Powell. Honorary pallbearers were Don Davidson, Ronnie Shepherd, Kenny Berry, Estill Powell, Danny Adams & Cledious Abner.

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