OBITUARIES SEP. 0CT. 15-22, 2017

Nancy VanWinkle

Nancy VanWinkle

Nancy Lamb VanWinkle, age 80, widow of Elwin VanWinkle died Thursday, October 19, 2017 at Berea Health & Rehab. Nancy was born June 17, 1937 in Madison County, KY., to the late Alvin Lamb and Gracie Gibbs Lamb.

She was retired from Berea Hospital where she worked many years as the sterile technician in the operating room. Nancy never met a stranger and was always smiling, she loved camping, traveling to the beach and birdwatching. But most of all she loved being with Elwin and the boys and their families. Nancy was a Member of the Providence Baptist Church in Irvine, KY.

Other than her husband and parents she was preceded in death by a son, Darrell VanWinkle, a brother, Mason Glenmore Lamb, and two sisters, Janie Isaacs, and Cynthia Lamb.

Nancy is survived by her sons, Dale VanWinkle and his wife Reva, Jeff VanWinkle and his wife Janet both of Berea, KY., and Billy VanWinkle and his wife Teri of Irvine, KY., a brother Michael Lamb of Richmond, KY., six grandchildren, April, Melissa, Amy, Barkley, Kara, and Matt. Five great grandchildren, Andrew, Taylor, Caleb, Brent, and Chloe. A host of nieces, nephews, and friends also survive.

Funeral services will be 1:00 PM Monday, October 23, 2017 at Davis & Powell Funeral Home with Rev. Wayne Miller officiating. Burial will follow in the Berea Cemetery. Visitation will be 5-9 PM Sunday at the Funeral Home.

Pallbearers will be, Barkley VanWinkle, Matt VanWinkle, Andrew Miller Caleb Abney, Jeremy Abney, and Lester Sparks. Honorary Pallbearers will be, April Abney, Melissa Sparks, Amy Abney, Kara VanWinkle, Taylor Sparks, Brent Sparks, and Chloe Sparks.

Bobby Lee Combs

Bobby Lee Combs

Bobby Lee Combs, 68, of Berea, died Thursday, October 19, 2017 at St. Joseph East Hospital Lexington due to complications from a stroke. He was a resident of Berea, born July 15, 1949 at home on White Lick Road in Garrard County to the late Dilce Colonel and Euna Lamb Combs. Bobby was retired Kentucky State Highway Department employee, former employee of Eastern Kentucky University, a Kentucky Colonel and member of the Holiness faith.

Survivors include his loving wife of 46 years Eula Crane Combs; 2 daughters, Regina White (James), Robin Combs; 4 grandchildren, Willie Begley, J.T. Begley, Katelynn Begley (Josh Laws), Ben Begley; 2 great-grandsons, Eddie Begley, Luke Collins; 6 siblings, Billy Embree, Dale Embree, Paul Combs, Wayne Combs, Oscar Combs, Betty Rothermil (Michael Hurley) and a host of nieces and nephews. He is also survived by his loving dog and faithful companion, Bella.

In addition to his parents he was preceded in death by his in-laws Steve and Mary Ballinger Crane; siblings, Donald Ray Combs, Dilce “Junebug” Combs and Mary Jane Combs.

Pallbearers are James White, Willie Begley, J.T. Begley, Katelynn Begley, Josh Laws, Ryan Combs, Michael Rothermil. Honorary pallbearers are Floyd Potter, Scott Boswell, Tyler Combs, Phillip Combs, Josh Rothermil, Johnny Combs, Jimmy Hensley, Billy Seals, Benjamin Begley, Amanda and Jason Wingfield.

Visitation Monday, October 23, 2017 from 6:00 pm to 9:00 pm, Funeral Service 11:00 am Tuesday, October 24, 2017 both at Reppert Funeral Home with Rev. William Willis, Rev. Dwight Northern, and Rev. Charles Whittamore officiating. Burial will follow in Pilot Knob Cemetery.

Lindsay Rose

William Lindsay Rose

William Lindsay Rose, 82, of Knob Lick, Irvine, died Thursday, October 19, 2017 at his residence following a short illness. He died peacefully in the care of his loving wife and family. Lindsay was an Estill County native born March 28, 1935 at Rice Station. He was son of the late James Dudley and Stella Lee Woosley Rose.

He was a U. S. Air Force Veteran stationed in Korea and Japan and member of the 41st TAC Recon Squadron, and a retired employee of Ajax Magnathermic. He was a faithful and dedicated church member and had served as Deacon, Trustee, Sunday School Superintendant, Sunday School teacher and choir member. He was currently a member of Knob Lick Baptist Church. Lindsay was a farmer, property owner and had been a resident of Estill County most his life. He is dearly missed by his family and friends.

Survivors include his loving and devoted wife of 58 years Norma Rhea Deaton Rose; 3 daughters, Patricia Ann Cox (Rick), Pamela Lynn Harris (Scott), Paula Rhea Floyd (Glenn); 5 grandchildren, Ashleigh Perry (Dale), Ryan Cox (Bethany), Kyle Cox, John Michael King (Kayla) and Alex Harris; 2 great-grandchildren, Declan Perry, Blakely King; one sister, Lillie Rose Todd.

Lindsay is preceded in death by his parents and 9 siblings, Leonard Rose, Cynthia Adams, Roy Rose, Christine Harris, Chester Rose, Elva Rose, Herbert Rose, Rufus Rose and Freda Ramsey.

Visitation 6:00 – 9:00 pm Sunday, October 22, 2017 at Reppert Funeral Home. Funeral Service 10:00 am Monday, October 23, 2017 with Dale Perry and Paul Bicknell officiating. Burial will follow in Berea Cemetery with full Military Honors.

Pallbearers will be Ashleigh Perry, Michael Deaton, Kyle Cox, Ryan Cox, Michael King, Alex Harris. Honorary Pallbearer will be Bruce Chrisman.

Susan Jo Kizer

Susan Jo Kizer, 61, of Richmond, the wife of Mrylon Kizer, passed away Thursday, October 19, 2017 at her home. Susan was born at North Folk, Nebraska.

Survivors include three children, Preston, Scott and Karla and five grandchildren.

A memorial service will be held later. Oldham, Roberts & Powell Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions are suggested to the First Christian Church, P O Box 216, Richmond, KY 40476.

Daisy French

Daisy French

Dr. Daisy Burns French age, 91, passed away peacefully Wednesday, October 18, 2017. Daisy was born and raised in Clay County, KY.

She was preceded in death by her parents, siblings, her husband Edward Howland French, her daughter Barbara French Cooper.

She is survived by her daughter Patricia French Anderson (Rex), granddaughters Heather Cooper Ellis, Ashley Cooper Waechter (Kurt), Bethany Cooper Watt; grandsons Ryan Roger Anderson, William Edward Cooper, great-granddaughters Meredith Grace Waechter, Abbigail Brooke Anderson, Margaret Anne Watt, great-grandsons William Kade Waechter, and Rylan Roger Anderson and many great nieces and nephews.

She earned her Bachelor’s degree in business and her Master’s in Education from Eastern Kentucky University and her Doctorate from the University of Kentucky. She was an accounting professor for 33 years on Eastern Kentucky’s business faculty. Daisy was the the first person from the College of Business to join the Richmond Chamber of Commerce. For her activism through the American Association of University Women, the Kentucky division of the organization presented her its Outstanding Service Award. She was a member of the Kentucky Council of Higher Education. She served as vice chair for many of the 6 years she was a member of the Eastern Kentucky Board of Regents. She was also a member of the EKU Foundation Board. She held the honor of being both Regent Emeritus and Foundation Board Member Emeritus. Daisy was awarded the Presidential Award of Merit in 2007. Daisy enjoyed traveling with friends and family. She was a loving, generous, kind and compassionate mother, grandmother and great-grandmother. She was devoted to EKU and fondly remembered her days on the faculty and as a board member.

Her family wishes to thank the outstanding caregivers and nurses of The Breckinridge who provided Daisy with the absolutely best love and care.

Visitation will be Wednesday, October 25, 2017 from 5:00pm-7:00pm with a Memorial Service at 7:00pm at Oldham, Roberts and Powell Funeral Home, 1110 Barnes Mill Road Richmond, KY 40475.

In lieu of flowers the family ask that donations be made to the Alzheimer’s Association and Hospice of the Bluegrass Bereavement Camps.

Edward Isaac Barnett

Edward Isaac Barnett

Edward Isaac Barnett, 92, of Paint Lick, died Tuesday, October 17, 2017 at his home. Born November 15, 1924 in Orlando, Kentucky, he was the son of William “Bob” Wallace Barnett and Nellie Jane VanWinkle Barnett, both of whom preceded him in death.

Mr. Barnett was a retired woodworker at woodcraft at Berea College and a member of Mt. Tabor Baptist Church of Paint Lick. As an Army veteran of WWII, he was the recipient of two Purple Hearts and a Bronze Star. He took part in the D-Day Invasion at Normandy in WWII where he suffered many wounds that required six months of hospitalization in Intensive Care. He received excellent care by the V. A. Medical Center in Lexington later in life and the family greatly appreciated that care.

Survivors include his loving wife, Eva Mae Rader Barnett; three daughters, Delilah Kay Barnett, Paula Gail Barnett, and Rebecca Dawn Barnett Reed (Greg), all of Paint Lick; one brother, Bodie Barnett; four grandchildren, Jason Mays (Stacey), Joseph Brewer (Annie) Chad Barnett (Cristy) and Holly Miller (Ryan); nine great-grandchildren, Devin Neal, Tyler Barnett, Canaan Isaac Mays, Carson Mays, Kensey Mays, Rylee Miller, Eli Miller, Emilia Brewer, Thomas Brewer; and numerous nieces and nephews and a special friend, Belinda Reppert.

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by two sisters, four brothers, and a special family member, Elizabeth Shearer Bradley.

Funeral service for Mr. Barnett will be held at 1:00 PM Sunday, October 22, 2017 at Mt. Tabor Baptist Church in Paint Lick, with Bro. Dale Denton and Bro. Todd Rader officiating. Burial following in the Manse Cemetery with military honors. Visitation will be from 6 – 9 PM Saturday, October 21, 2017 at Oldham, Roberts & Powell Funeral Home.

Pallbearers will be his grandchildren and great-grandchildren, Greg Reed, his son-in-law and Ryan Miller. The deacons and members of Mt. Tabor Baptist Church will serve as honorary bearers.

Hellen Hamilton

Hellen Margaret Eversole Tackett Hamilton, 69, of Richmond, passed away Sunday, October 15, 2017 after arrival at Baptist Health – Richmond. Born December 26, 1947, at Drift, Kentucky in Floyd County, to Sam and Reba Campbell Eversole both of whom preceded her in death, and the widow of Tolvie Hamilton.

Mrs. Hamilton was a Registered Nurse having served at the McDowell ARH in McDowell, Kentucky and a member of White Oak Pond Christian Church. She enjoyed cooking for family and friends and she adored her grandchildren.

Survivors include her two daughters, Samantha Terry (Ronnie) of Richmond and Genia Hall (Marion Dews) of Lawrenceburg; three sisters, Gracie Gerken (Kenny) of McDowell, Opal Eversole of Pikeville, and Sylvia Wiley (Tom) of Lexington; grandchildren, Billy Hall (Samantha), Staci Hall (Justin), Lisa Dews (Avery), Siera Hall (Billy), Sierra Lewis, and Bailey Terry; and 12 great-grandchildren.

She was also preceded in death by her brother Sam Eversole, Jr. and his wife Judy.

Funeral service for Mrs. Hamilton will be 11:30 AM Wednesday, October 18, 2017 at White Oak Pond Christian Church with Rev. Chad Snellgrove officiating. Visitation will be from 5 – 8 PM Tuesday at Oldham, Roberts & Powell Funeral Home.

Honorary Pallbearers will be Chris Cornett, Tom Wiley, Billy Hall, Justin Hall, Ronnie Terry, Jeremy Gerken, Daniel Gillespie, Michael Martin, and Bailey Terry.

Gail Marie Cotter

Gail “Gay” Marie Cotter, 68, ascended into Heaven on Friday, October 20, 2017 at Hospice Compassionate Care Center in Richmond.

She was a successful business woman but found her greatest joys in spending time and caring for her family. For decades, Gay showed deep compassion for others by providing hand-knitted clothes, blankets and winterware, as well as food and necessities, to hundreds of people in need. She was especially drawn to caring for infants and children; most of her charitable works were donated anonymously.

Gay was preceded in death by her father, Michael Calderaro, Sr.

Eager to reunite with Gay are her husband, Robert “Bob”, of 46 years; two daughters, Heather-Anne Simpson and Erin (Jim) Frost; and two handsome grandsons, Andrew (Maggie) Simpson and River Patrick Frost. Gay is also survived by a brother, Michael Calderaro, and mother, Jean, as well as numerous out of state relatives.

Visitation for Gay will be Wednesday, October 25, 2017 from 10:00 A.M.– 12:00 Noon at St. Mark Roman Catholic Church, 115 Parrish Ave, Richmond. A Funeral Mass will follow at 12 Noon with Fr. Tom Farrell officiating. Burial will follow in the Berea Cemetery. Combs, Parsons & Collins Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.

In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to the Galilean Children’s Home of Liberty, Kentucky, GalileanHome.org, or to the Mercy Home for Boys and Girls of Chicago Illinois, MercyHome.org.

Pallbearers will be: Glenn Kelly, Rollie Marshall, Mike Fitzsimmons, Brad O’Donnell, Dylan O’Donnell and John Robinson. Honorary Pallbearers will be: Andrew Simpson, Jim Frost, River Patrick Frost, Victor Calderaro, Zacarina Childers and Joe Poelstra.

Shakespeare said, “Though she be but little, she is fierce.”

Denver Richardson

Denver Richardson, 76, of Richmond, passed away Wednesday morning, October 18, 2017, at The St. Joseph Hospital in Lexington. Mr. Richardson was born on April 8, 1941, in Jackson County, the son of the late Ralph and Beulah Rader Richardson.

He was a retired mechanic and heavy equipment operator for Vulcan Materials in Lexington, and was a member of the Victory Tabernacle Church of God.

Survivors include his wife: Virginia Tipton Richardson; one daughter: Charlotte Neeley (Frank); one brother: Dennis Richardson (Trish) as well as several nieces, nephews and dear friends.

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by a sister: Ruth Gumm.

Funeral Services will be held at 11:00 AM Monday, October 23, 2017 at The Victory Tabernacle Church of God, 3129 Old Ky Hwy 52, with Rev. Geral Richardson officiating. Burial will follow in the Roberts Cemetery in Estill County. Visitation will be from 4-9 PM Sunday at the church. The Combs, Parsons & Collins Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements.

Janet Williams

Janet Williams, 77, passed away on Tuesday, October 17, 2017, at the Baptist Health Hospital in Lexington. Janet was born on February 12, 1940, in Joliet IL, to the late Charles and Mary Cantu Wiegmann.

She worked as an LPN at Our Lady of Angels Retirement Home in Joliet IL for many years, and was a Sister of the Secular Franciscan Order. Janet enjoyed bowling, crocheting and spending time with her family and friends.

Survivors include: her son, Chuck Williams (Maria); one sister, Mary Teresa Janovyak; four grandchildren, Sasha Aistrop (Jacob Thatcher), Bianca Mayo (Christopher Farkas), George Mayo (Aryn) and Windi Williams; one great-grandson, Dyson Mayo, as well as one on the way; a host of nieces, nephews and other extended family and friends.

Memorial Services will be conducted at 5:00 PM Saturday, October 21, 2017, at the Combs, Parsons & Collins Funeral Home, W. Main St., Richmond. Visitation will be from 3-5 PM Saturday, at the funeral home.

Hattie Gene Clark

Mrs. Hattie Gene Clark, 77, of Richmond, passed away Wednesday, October 19, 2017 at The Terrace in Berea. Mrs. Clark, the daughter of Milford Reynolds and Rosa Thomas Reynolds, was born in Rockcastle County on June 1, 1940.

She had worked in retail sales and as a certified nurse’s assistant. She had enjoyed sewing and gardening.

She was united in marriage to David Edward Clark who preceded her in death.

Survivors include: two sisters: Toy Northern of Richmond and Carman Vanzant of Richmond, IN; two nieces, four nephews, seven great nephews and several cousins.

Funeral Services will be conducted at 2:00 P.M. Saturday, October 21, 2017 at Combs, Parsons & Collins Funeral Home. Burial will follow in the Johnetta Cemetery in Rockcastle County. Visitation will be after 1:00 P.M. Saturday at the funeral home.

Her nephews and great nephew will serve as pallbearers.

Mary Lou Lewis

Mary Lou Lewis, 75, of Richmond, passed away Monday, October 16, 2017 at Compassionate Care Center. Mrs. Lewis, the daughter of Lee Lloyd and Dola Simpson Lloyd, was born on July 5, 1942 in Treemont, Kentucky.

She had worked as a Certified Nurses Aid and enjoyed playing bingo, cooking and gardening. She was of the Baptist faith.

On February 10, 1961, Mrs. Lewis was united in marriage to Jack W. Lewis who survives. Others survivors include one son: Jimmy and Jessica Lewis of Richmond; her daughter: Jackie and Joe Hale of Rome, GA; five sisters; six brothers; five grandchildren: Connie Dyer, Joseph Hale, Jr., Shawn Hale, Jeremy Lewis and Ashley Lewis.

Mrs. Lewis is also preceded in death by a son, Jeff Lewis.

Funeral Services will be conducted at 2:00 P.M. Friday, October 20, 2017 at Combs, Parsons & Collins Funeral Home. Burial will follow in the Pilot Knob Cemetery. Visitation will be after Noon on Friday at the funeral home.

Walker Taylor

Walker Taylor

Walker “Juke” Taylor, 75, husband of Judy Mansfield Taylor, passed away Thursday at the Compassionate Care Center after a long illness. Mr. Taylor was was born February 11th, 1942 in Madison County, a son of the late Leonard Walker Taylor and the late Lydia Henson Taylor.

He was preceded in death by an infant sister Dexter; a sister Glynda Carol Taylor; a brother Donald Taylor; and a sister Dixie Shelton.

He was a member of the Waco Baptist Church, a graduate of MCHS, attended EKU. He served his country in the National Guard. He was a retired employee of South Central Bell Telephone Company (AT&T), having retired in 2000. He had a love of farming, hard work, finding and collecting antiques, and enjoyed his loafing circle of friends.

Survivors other than his wife Judy include his son Brad Taylor; two sisters Barbara (Kenneth) Justice, and Margaret (Dean) Acker, all of Richmond; his nieces and nephews Ty Justice of Atlanta, GA, Jeff (Tara)Griffith of Bowling Green, KY, Michelle and Teresa Taylor of Richmond; three great-nephews Owen Griffith, Donnie Wyatt, and Blake Eades.

Services will be held at 1:00 pm, on Monday, October 23rd, at Heritage Funeral Home with Rev. Tim Jones officiating. Burial will follow in the Richmond Cemetery. Friends may call anytime after 10:00 am Monday, until service time.

Pallbearers will be Lester Anglin, Henry Bach, Jeff Griffith, Peron Harris, Glenn Richardson, and Irving Whicker.

A special thanks to the Hospice Team of ladies who were instrumental in providing great care.

Gloria Faye Eden

Gloria Faye Eden

Ms. Gloria Faye Eden, age 65 of Berea, died Friday, October 20, 2017 at her home. She was born in Berea, KY on January 12, 1951 the daughter of William Carlos and Hazel Marie Wells Eden.

She was a homemaker and was of the Holiness Faith. She was an avid Elvis Presley fan and enjoyed spending time with her grandchildren and watching westerns on tv.

She is survived by three sons, Thomas and Laura Kidwell of Berea, Carlos and Lorna Kidwell of Greensburg, IN, and Kenneth and Loretta Kidwell of Waco; a daughter, Donna Rogers of Berea; five sisters, Brenda Foster, Judy Wells, Shirley Todd, Teresa Bowman, and Patricia Ramos, all of Berea; eleven grandchildren, T.J. Kidwell, Ethan Kidwell, Carlos Kidwell, Jr., Muncie Kidwell, Katie Kidwell, Megan Kidwell, Josh Kidwell, Lauren Kidwell, Andrew Rogers, James Rogers, and Misty Rogers; and four great grandchildren, Evelyn Cullen, Iris Kidwell, Andrew Rogers, and John Edward Dale Richards, Jr.

She was preceded in death by two brothers, William Orvil Eden and Douglas Bradford Wells; and a half-brother, Billy Ray Eden.

Visitation will be Monday, October 23, 2017 from 11:00 AM – 12:00 PM at the Dowell and Martin Funeral Home. Funeral services will follow the visitation.

Jeffery Edwin DeBord

Jeffery Edwin DeBord

Mr. Jeffery Edwin DeBord age 53, of Mt.Vernon, Ky. passed away Monday October 16, 2017 at the Rockcastle Regional Hospital. He was born on April 22, 1964 in Middletown, Oh. the son of the late Samuel and Lurella Mae Delph DeBord.

He was a equipment operator for Woodall Construction Company, a former volunteer firemen for Brindle Ridge, Mt.Vernon, and Livingston Fire Departments & Forestry Service, he enjoyed working on cars, being in the outdoors, and was a member of the Blue Springs Church of Christ.

Survivors are: his wife; Mrs. Marlena Grub DeBord of Mt.Vernon. One son; Jonathan DeBord of Berea. One daughter; Stacy Nicholes of Mt.Vernon. Four sisters; May Arnold & Donnie, Barbara Robinson & Mike, Becky Griffin & Steve, and Renee Cromer & Ralph all of Mt.Vernon. Three grandchildren; Antonio, Deligha, and Ranazmin also survive.

Besides his parents he was preceded in death by: one son; Zachary DeBord.

Visitation will be Wednesday, October 18, 2017 from 12:00 PM to 2:00 PM at the Cox Funeral Home. Funeral Service will follow the visitation. Interment will follow at the Briarfield Cemetery.

Cora Christene McKinney

Cora Christene McKinney

Cora Christene McKinney, 92, of Georgetown, KY (formerly of Stanford) passed away Sunday, October 15, 2017 at Dover Manor in Georgetown, KY. Born July 5, 1925 in Lincoln County, KY to the late George Everett Cowan and Malinda Stevens Cowan.

She was the widow of the late Carter B. McKinney. She received and held her KY Beautician / Cosmetologist License for many years and worked for 40 years at Palm Beach in Danville, KY (1946-1987). She attended and was a member of Fairview Baptist Church and loved her church family.

Survivors include her nieces and nephews; Nancy Lynn and Jimmy Cowan both of Stanford, KY, Terry Mullins (Kelly) of Berea, KY, Robert Cowan of Hesperia, CA, Mindy Davis (Mike) of Ohio, and Charles Cowan (Devonne) of Georgetown, KY, seven great nieces & nephews, eleven great-great nieces & nephews, and two great-great-great nieces & nephews.

In addition to her parents and husband, she was preceded in death by her siblings; Mildred Cowan, David Cowan, Paul Cowan, Everette Cowan, and Billy Cowan.

Visitation will be Thursday, October 19, 2017 at Spurlin Funeral Home Chapel, Stanford from 5-9pm. Funeral service will be 11am Friday, October 20, 2017 at the funeral home with Reverend Gary King officiating. Burial will follow at Buffalo Springs Cemetery in Stanford.

Casket bearers will be: Charles Cowan, Kelly Mullins, Caleb Cowan, Casey Cowan, Terry Justice, and Nathaniel Parker. Jimmy Cowan will serve as honorary pallbearer.

David Wayne Riddell

David Wayne Riddell, age 74, of Stacy Lane in Irvine, passed away Wednesday, October 18th, at the Compassionate Care Center, following a short illness.  He was born June 26, 1943, in Estill County, a son of Sarah Angeline Perry Riddell and the late Elmer Riddell.

He retired as a mechanical contractor.  He had lived in Estill County most of his life and was of the Christian Faith.

In addition to his mother, he is also survived by 2 Sons Stanley Wayne Riddell (Angela) of Lexington, Bradley David Riddell (Catina) of Richmond, A Sister Laura Faye Johnson of Nicholasville, 5 Brothers: Earl Douglas Riddell of Irvine, Bobby Joe Riddell of Frankfort, Tony Marshall Riddell, Roger Allen Riddell, James Benny Riddell all of Nicholasville, 4 Grandchildren Jonathan Allen Ashworth, Joseph Alexander Ashworth, Ryan Sheets and Alexandria Lamb, His Ex-Wife Anna Sparks Riddell and A host of family and friends.

He was preceded in death by a Sister: Doris Marie Riddell, and 3 Brothers: Elmer Riddell Jr., Danny Dale Riddell, and Kirt Douglas Riddell.

Funeral services will be conducted Saturday 1 PM at the Warren F. Toler Funeral Home Chapel with burial to follow in the Pea Ridge Cemetery.  Friends may call after 11 AM Saturday until service time.

Cordelia Mae Stevenson

Cordelia Mae Stevenson, age 96, of Ben Hunt Road in Irvine passed away Sunday, October 15, 2017, at her home.  She was born February 16, 1921 in Estill County and was the daughter of the late Wesley A. and Edith Jane Fowler Winkle.

She was a retired cook with the Estill County School System and attended the Rice Station Christian Church.  She had lived in Estill County all her life.

She was preceded in death by her husband, James Stevenson, Jr.

She is survived by 2 Daughters Janice Barrett & husband, Kelly of Richmond, Charlene Haggard & husband, Jr. of Irvine, 1 Son Quinn Stevenson & wife, Cindy of Irvine, 4 Grandchildren Toni Newton, Dustin Stevenson, Ryan Haggard and Michael Haggard, 2 Great-Grandchildren Kellan and Kambree Newton.

She was preceded in death by 2 sisters; Reta Jane Arvin and Olivia Ross and 2 brothers; Roscoe and Robert Winkle.

Funeral services will be conducted Wednesday, October 18, 1 PM at the Warren F. Toler Funeral Home Chapel.  Burial will be at the Turpin Cemetery.  Friends may call after 11 AM Wednesday at the Funeral Home.

Nona Kay Lohrey

Nona Kay (Reynolds) Lohrey was born July 23, 1949 in Hamilton, OH and departed this life Friday, October 20, 2017 at the Compassionate Care Center in Richmond, at the age of 68. She was the daughter of the late Augustus & Leah (Pappet) Reynolds.

Nona is survived by two children, Bobby Joe Lohrey of Mt. Vernon and Dawn Wells of McKee. She is also survived by a sister, Charlene Hundley of McKee and by three brothers, Ronald Reynolds of Owsley County, Garlon Reynolds of Versailles and Darrell Reynolds of Senoma, GA. Nona was blessed with eleven grandchildren, Jesse Nagel, Zeke Lohrey, Blake Nagel, Aidan Lohrey, Jasmine Nagel, James Nagel, Kinzie Lohrey, Brooklyn Nagel, Darby Venable, Shane Woods and Joshua Wells and by one great grandson, Justin McKeen.

Nona attended the Letter Box Baptist Church.

A Memorial service may be held at a later date.

In lieu of flowers donations, may be made to Lakes Funeral Home McKee to help with expenses.


Robin Isaacs

Robin Alexander Isaacs, son of Daniel & Amber (Bishop) Isaacs of Berea, was stillborn on October 18, 2017 at the St. Joseph East Hospital in Lexington.

In addition to his mommy and daddy, he is also survived by his siblings, Katelynn Lobato Garcia, Eddieberto Labato Garcia, Gabriel Isaacs, Zander Isaacs and Hunter Isaacs; grandparents, Barbara & Danny Isaacs, Lisa Leach & Donnie Bishop and by his great grandmothers, Beulah Flannery, Mary King, Bonnie Smith and by his great grandfather, Beverly King.

Graveside service 3:00PM Sunday, October 22, 2017 at the Isaacs Cemetery with Bro. Mark Horn officiating. Lakes Funeral Home McKee was in charge of arrangements.

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