Garland E. Adkins
Garland E. Adkins, 85, of Mt. Vernon, died Friday, October 21, 2011 at the St. Joseph Hospice Care Center in Lexington. He was a Hamilton, Ohio, native born Jan. 7, 1926, son of the late William and Maudie Blair Adkins, U. S. Army veteran, retired General Motors employee, member of the Louisville Chapter American Legion, National Rifle Association, Life member North American Hunting Club, and attended Copper Creek Missionary Baptist Church. After retirement in 1981, Garland moved to Kentucky where he spent much of his free time hunting and fishing.
Survivors include his wife, Joyce Evans Adkins; 2 children, Red Adkins, Peggy Adkins; 1 step-son, Michael GIll; 2 sisters, Flossie, Dorothy; 2 grandchildren, 4 step grandchildren; 2 nieces and 2 nephews.
Memorial Service 6:00 PM, Tuesday, November 15, 2011 at Copper Creek Missionary Baptist Church with Pastor Harvey Benne officiating.
RICHMOND — Modena Winkler, 76, widow of Hume Winkler, died Wednesday, November 9, 2011. Mrs. Winkler was born July 3, 1935, in Estill Co., Ky., the daughter of the late Dewey and Nellie Farthing Powell. She was a member of Red House Baptist Church and had been a Cub Scout Den Mother for many years. She loved growing flowers and gardening.
Her survivors include: three sons, Larry Winkler (Donna) of Kirksville, Tony Winkler (Angie) of Irvine, Chris Winkler, Richmond; one daughter, Debbie Davidson of Garrard County; one brother, Ronnie Powell (Urma) of Stanford; two sisters, Freda Johnson of Garrard County and Marggie McQueen (Joe) of Richmond; 12 grandchildren, Megan Winkler, Jayson Winkler, Justin Winkler, Jamie King (Ron), Matthew Winkler, Jimmy Winkler, Brandi Jones, Tiffany Winkler, Miranda Winkler, Dena Mills, Amanda Mills, Paul Mills; and 14 great-grandchildren.
Funeral services will be conducted 11a.m. Monday, November 14, 2011, at the Combs, Parsons & Collins Funeral Home with Rev. Greg King officiating. Burial will follow in the Madison County Memorial Gardens.
Visitation will be 5 to 9 p.m., Sunday, November 13, 2011. at the funeral home. Pallbearers will be her grandsons. Granddaughters will serve as Honorary Pallbearers.
Rosa McHone Finnell
Rosa McHone Finnell, 98, of 601 Richmond Road, Berea, died Wednesday, November 9, 2011 at the Berea Health Care Center where she had been a resident since 2006. She was a Rockcastle County native born October 14, 1913, daughter of the late Ned and Alice Gay McHone, homemaker, retired Dresser Industries employee, and member of Berea Baptist Church since 1950, where she was very active in the Dixie Lee Sunday School Class.
“Aunt Rosie”, as she was affectionately called, is survived by one son and daughter in law, William Ray and Donna Finnell; 3 grandchildren; 7 great grandchildren; 6 great great grandchildren; several nieces and nephews; as well as a host of church family and friends. In addition to her parents she was preceded in death by her husband, Jay Finnell; 4 sisters and 3 brothers.
Funeral Service 11:00 AM, Monday, November 14, 2011 at Berea Baptist Church with Pastor Kevin Slemp officiating. Burial will follow in Berea Cemetery. Visitation 6:00 PM to 9:00 PM, Sunday, November 13, 2011 at Reppert Funeral Home. Pallbearers will be: Steven Ray Finnell, Richard Bourn, Ben Fraley, Frank Murphy, Gabe Hensley, Jimmy Baldwin, Ellis Ray Hogg. Honorary Pallbearers will be: members of the Dixie Lee Sunday School Class, and all members of the Adult Sunday School Department.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions are suggested to Berea Baptist Church or Berea Health Ministry.
Kathleen Hall Roberts
Estill County — Kathleen Hall Roberts 65, born November 7, 1946, passed away Tuesday, November 8, 2011, in the Compassionate Care Center in Richmond, Ky. Kathleen was born in Owsley County, Ky., and was of the Holiness faith. She was a homemaker and resided in Estill County, Ky.
She is survived by: her husband of 47 years, Ray Roberts; six children, Sharon (Chuck) Robertson of Richmond, Robert (Linda) Roberts of Richmond, Marty (Lisa) Roberts of Waco, Ruth Ann (Scott) Centers of Waco, Kathy Jefferson (Danny Allen) of Mt. Vernon; 10 grandchildren, Christopher, Erikka, Chas, Codey, Brittney, Felecia, Samantha, Logan, Kelsey and Gillus.
Kathleen was preceded in death by: Woodrow and Nannie Bell Hall, Claybe Jr. Hall, Danny Ray Hall and Reba Johnson.
Surviving siblings include: Iantha Steele of St. Petersburg, Fla., Betty Caudill of Crothersville, Ind., Andy Dee Hall of Winchester, Henry Hall of Winchester, Zola Higgins of Winchester, Bobby Hall of Irvine, Georgia Barrett of London, Ky.
Visitation will take place from 6 to 9 p.m. Thursday at Tollers Funeral Home in Irvine, Ky. Graveside services will be conducted at 1 p.m. Flatwoods Cemetary in Waco, Ky.
Pallbearers will be Robert Roberts, Mike Roberts, Marty Roberts, Scott Centers, Chuck Robertson and Danny Allen. Honorary pallbearers will be Christopher McCullum, Chas Robertson, Codey Cetners, Lester Roberts, Dean Moore and Michael Radar.
Earnest Don Richardson
Earnest Don Richardson, 71 was born on August 28, 1940, in Richmond, Kentucky, to the late Elmer and Lucille Keene Richardson. He had worked many years in retail grocery sales and was most recently part owner and operator, with his family, in the former Mama Carol’s Silver Diner restaurant of Richmond. He was a veteran of the Vietnam era, serving his country in the U. S. Air Force.
Don was an avid U.K. sports fan and Kentucky Colonel. He enjoyed traveling, especially with his family, and had done some extensive traveling during his life. Don loved people and had many, many friends and acquaintances.
Don leaves, to mourn his passing, his loving wife of over 47 years, Carol Ann Cochran Richardson; one daughter, Toni Davis of Richmond; one son, Donald Richardson, and wife Kris, of Berea; two granddaughters, that he treasured, Becky and Kim Davis; and one brother, Paul Richardson, and wife Patsy, of Richmond.
Services will be conducted at 1:00 p.m. Monday, November 14, 2011, at Oldham, Roberts & Powell Funeral Home, with Pastor Phil Holman officiating. Burial will follow at Camp Nelson National Cemetery, in Jessamine County, where military honors will be observed.
Friends will be received from 10 a.m. until service time on Monday at Oldham, Roberts & Powell.
Owen Harris Park
Owen Harris Park of Bokeelia, FL, formerly of Carmel, IN died on November 7, 2011. He was born October 15, 1925 in Irvine, KY to P.B. and Porah Park.
Owen earned his bachelors from Eastern Kentucky University and his masters from University of Kentucky. He was a Sergeant in the Philippines during WWII for the US Army. Owen owned and operated Heartland Industries. He was a member of Hazel Dell Christian Church, Carmel Zoning board, board of directors of Alice Lloyd College, early president of the Carmel Dad”s Club and an avid runner.
Owen is survived by his wife of 61 years Char H. Park. Survivors also include son, Dr. Ben (Joan) Park; daughter, Meg (Phil) Gettum; 4 grandchildren, Allison, Ashley, Chris and Lauren; and sister, Elizabeth (George) Griffin.
Family and friends will gather on Thursday, November 10th from 3:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. in the Leppert Mortuary, Smith Carmel Chapel. Funeral service will be Friday, November 11th at 1:00 p.m. also in the mortuary. Graveside service will follow at Carmel Cemetery. The family requests in lieu of flowers that Memorial Contributions be made to Alice Lloyd College 100 Purpose Road, Pippa Passes, KY 41844.
Mavis J. Maddox
Mavis J. Maddox, 80, of Old Pond Way, passed away on Sunday, November 6, 2011 at her home. She was the widow of Walter C. Maddox. Mrs. Maddox was born on September 6, 1931 in Lincoln County, Tennessee, and was the daughter of John B. and Bertha Young Durham, both of whom preceded her in death. She was a homemaker, devoted mother, Christian woman who loved the Lord.
Survivors include: two sons, John Roger (Angie) Owen, of Franklin Tennessee, and Jayme (Lynda) Owen, of Kingsport, Tennessee; three daughters, Vicki Holbrook, of Whitesburg, Kentucky, Melissa (Jeff) Andrews, of Elizabeth City, North Carolina, and Melinda (John) Andrews, of Richmond; ten grandchildren, Jon Holbrook, Scott Holbrook, Jenny Holbrook, Angie Radke, Travis Brown, Chase Brown, Lynda Andrews, Matthew Owen, Kelsey Owen, and Jennifer Stanton; twelve great-grandchildren; two brothers, J.B. Durham and Calvin Durham; and three sisters, Etoile Honea, Ruby Simmons, and Linda Nash.
Services were held on November 8, 2011 at Oldham, Roberts & Powell Funeral Home with John Andrews officiating. Burial followed at Madison County Memorial Gardens.
Anna Margaret Griffith
RICHMOND — Anna Margaret Griffith, 79, of N. 3rd Street, passed away Sunday, November 6, 2011, at Hospice Compassionate Care Center in Richmond. She was the wife of Henry Griffith. Mrs. Griffith was born June 12, 1932, in Madison County, and was the daughter of Palace and Sylvania McQueen Ratliff, both of whom preceded her in death. She was a homemaker and attended the White Hall Holiness Church.
Survivors include: her husband, Henry of Richmond; one son, Hargus Griffith (and wife, Sheila) of Beattyville; two grandsons, Jerod Griffith and Brandon Griffith, both of Beattyville; and several nieces and nephews.
Funeral services for Anna Margaret Griffith will be conducted at 1 p.m. Wednesday, November 9, 2011, at Oldham, Roberts & Powell Funeral Home with Bro. Marvin Marshall officiating. Burial will follow at the Madison County Memorial Gardens.
Pallbearers will be Jerod Griffith, Brandon Griffith, Robert Whittamore, Palace Ratliff, Anthony Ratliff and Billy Goins. Visitation will be from 11 a.m. until the time of service Wednesday at Oldham, Roberts & Powell.