Celebrity Obituaries

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June Sims

September 29, 1929 - November 7, 2015

JUNE CLEAVER SIMS, age 86, Mt. Olivet, died Saturday, November 7, 2015 at Meadow View Regional Hospital in Maysville. Born in Robertson County, September 29, 1929 to the late Warder and Anna Elizabeth Dryden Cleaver, she was a retired teacher and a member of Piqua United Methodist Church. Besides her parents, she was preceded in death by, her husband, Julian Sims, two brothers, Wallace Cleaver...
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Janice A. Adamson

December 28, 1953 - October 22, 2015

JANICE A. ADAMSON, age 61, died Thursday, October 22, 2015 at Hospice of Hope in Maysville. Born in Robertson County, December 28, 1953 to the late Cecil Brightman and Hazel Collins Linville, she was a homemaker and a member of Mt. Olivet Baptist Church. Besides her parents, she was preceded in death by a brother, Ivan Earl Linville. She is survived by her husband, Larry G. Adamson; two...
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Donald C. Cleaver

January 16, 1937 - October 16, 2015

DONALD C. CLEAVER, age 78, Lawrenceburg, formerly of Robertson County passed away at his residence. Born in Robertson County, January 16, 1937 to the late Warder and Anna Elizabeth Dryden Cleaver, he was a member of the Tyron Baptist Church and a retired quality control analyst from Square D. Besides his parents, he was preceded in death by his infant son, Christopher Lewis Cleaver; a brother,...
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Vicki Hoover Wagoner

April 12, 1955 - October 6, 2015

VICKI HOOVER WAGONER, age 60, Mt. Olivet, died Tuesday, October 6, 2015 at Hospice Care at Kenton Pointe in Maysville. Born in Indianapolis, Indiana April 12, 1955 to the late Clovis and Ethel Hoover, she was a 32 year employee of Bullard, a member of Kentontown Christian Church and a former Mt. Olivet Emergency Medical Technician. She was survived by her husband, John Wagoner; two daughters,...
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Don R. Earlywine

January 1, 1963 - September 22, 2015

DONALD "DON" R. EARLYWINE, age 52, Mt. Olivet, died Tuesday, September 22, 2015 at his residence. Born in Mason County, January 20, 1963 to Carolyn Cooper Fulton, Robertson Co. and the late Donnie Earlywine, he was a farmer, a Kentucky State Road Department employee and enjoyed milking cows. Besides his father, he was preceded in death by a sister, Ann Earlywine. Besides his mother, he is...
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Bobby Gene Henson

May 4, 1935 - August 23, 2015

BOBBY GENE HENSON, age 80, Mt. Olivet, died August 23, 2015 at the Robertson County Health Care Facility. Born in Mt. Olivet, May 4, 1935 to the late Joe Henry and Leola Mae Manning Henson, he was a farmer, member of the Mt. Olivet Baptist Church and a dedicated employee of IBM for thirty-three years. Besides his parents, he was preceded in death by daughter, Andrea Lynn Ballard; a brother,...
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Leslie Jett McDowel

February 19, 1934 - August 5, 2015

Leslie Jett McDowell, 81, of Grayson, Kentucky, passed away on Wednesday, August 5, 2015, from his battle with cancer at the Community Hospice Care Center in Ashland, Kentucky. A graveside service will be held at 11:00 a.m. on August 15, 2015 at the Mt. Olivet Cemetery in Mt. Olivet, Kentucky. Arrangements are being handled by the Robertson County Funeral Home. Leslie was known to many as "Les"...
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Mary Alice Litzinger Colemire

August 14, 1940 - August 5, 2015

MARY ALICE LITZINGER COLEMIRE, age 74, Berry, died Wednesday, August 5, 2015 at Harrison Memorial Hospital. Born in Bracken County, August 14, 1940 to the late, Alfred, Sr., and Nellie Collins Litzinger, she was a former assembly worker for US Shoe and Jockey International and a member of St. James Catholic Church. Besides her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Herb Colemire; a...
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Ina B. Stewart

June 9, 1928 - August 3, 2015

INA B. STEWART, age 87, died Monday, August 3, 2015 at the Robertson County Health Care Facility. Born in Bracken County, June 9, 1928 to the late Alvin and Maudie Gulley Hester, she was a homemaker and a member of the Mt. Olivet Christian Church. Besides her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Wallace K. Stewart; a son, Johnny Wallace Stewart; five brothers and two sisters. ...
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Levaughn Linville Thomas

June 14, 1934 - July 26, 2015

LEVAUGHN LINVILLE THOMAS, age 81, Mt. Olivet, went to be with the Lord on Sunday, July 26, 2015. Born in Robertson County, June 14, 1934 to the late Carlis N. and Garnett Dryden Linville, she was a Robertson County County Clerk secretary, a former ASCS office employee and a member of Piqua United Methodist Church. Besides her parents, she was preceded in death by her brother, Charles Linville and...
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Dennis Russell Dean Wilson

February 2, 1953 - July 18, 2015

DENNIS RUSSELL DEAN WILSON, age 62, Mt. Olivet, died Saturday, July 18, 2015 in Oceanside, California. Born in Redlands, California February 2, 1953 to Fay Marie Shepherd Chauncy of Mt. Olivet and the late, Edgar Donald Russell Wilson, he was a Union Street Metal Worker, a United States Army Vietnam veteran and loved God and fishing. Besides his father, he was preceded in death by a brother,...
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Ronald R. Adamson

December 24, 1940 - July 16, 2015

RONALD R. ADAMSON, age 74, died Thursday, July 16, 2015 at the Robertson County Health Care Facility. Born in Robertson County, December 24, 1940 to the late John R. and Rebecca Gifford Adamson, he was farmer and a member of the Mt. Olivet Baptist Church. He is survived by a brother, Larry G. (Janice) Adamson of Mt. Olivet and two nephews, Tracy Adamson and Terry Adamson. Funeral services will...
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Emmitt E. McConnell, Jr.

April 11, 1947 - June 12, 2015

Emmitt Earl McConnell, JR, lovingly known to most as "Junior," died 06-12-2015. Surrounded by those he loved and cherished most, he departed this world from his home- place of 68 years, the McConnell Farm, in peace, love, and tranquility. Mr. McConnell, born in Harrison County, a baby boomer, was born 4-11-1947. Preceding him in death were his beloved parents, Emmitt Earl McConnell and...
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Margaret Helen Kidder Hunt

November 21, 1945 - June 9, 2015

MARGARET HELEN KIDDER HUNT, age 69, Cynthiana, formerly of Mt. Olivet, died Tuesday, June 9, 2015 at Grand Haven Nursing Home in Cynthiana. Born in Mason County, November 21, 1945 to the late John Sherman and Lillie Ann Kirk Kidder, she was a housewife, farmer and member of Kentontown Christian Church. Besides her parents, she was preceded in death by, two brothers, John R. Kidder and Ben P....
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James E. Burden

June 23, 1934 - June 8, 2015

JAMES E. BURDEN, age 80, Mt. Olivet, died Monday, June 8, 2015 at his residence. Born in Robertson County, June 23, 1934 to the late Luther and Mary Goldie Fryman Burden, he was a farmer and member of Kentontown Christian Church. Besides his parents, he was preceded in death by, his wife, Shelvia Jean Tucker Burden; a sister, Betty Sadler; a brother, Ronnie Burden and a great grandchild, Haley...
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Ricky Faye Myers

February 10, 1954 - May 9, 2015

RICKY FAYE MYERS, age 61, Mt. Olivet, died Saturday, May 9, 2015 at his residence. Born in Robertson County, February 10, 1954 to the late Clarence Lebus and Mary Katherine Gifford Myers, he was a farmer, a 27 year employee of Ladish, self-employed with Myers Construction, a Robertson County Magistrate, a Robertson County School employee and a member of Kentontown Christian Church. Besides his...
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Robert Linscott

February 18, 1933 - February 24, 2015

ROBERT "BOB" LINSCOTT, age 82, Mt. Olivet, died Tuesday, February 24, 2015 at Baptist Health in Lexington. Born in Athens, Ohio on February 18, 1933. He was a mechanic and a United States Air Force Veteran. He is survived by several special friends and caregivers. There will be no services scheduled. Arrangements are under the direction of Robertson County Funeral Home.
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Michael Lee Jones

June 21, 1951 - February 16, 2015

MICHAEL LEE "MICKEY" JONES, age 63, died Monday, February 16, 2015 at the Robertson County Health Care Facility. Born in Germantown, June 21, 1951 to the late Arthur "Pete" and Orpha Boots Jones, he was a retired employee of the Kentucky State Highway Department and a member of the Mt. Olivet Baptist Church. Besides his parents, he was preceded in death by two brothers, Dennis Lynn Jones and...
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Billy Louis Linville

July 6, 1934 - February 13, 2015

BILLY LOUIS LINVILLE, age 80, Mt. Olivet died Friday, February 13, 2015 at the Robertson County Healthcare Facility. Born in Robertson County, July 6, 1934 to the late Clarence Jack" and Omia Keaton Linville, he was a retired farmer. Besides his parents, he was preceded in death by a daughter, Lori Pollitt; four brothers, Paul Linville, James Linville, Woodrow Linville and Lemille Linville; a...
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Jessie Glen Earlywine

November 30, 1944 - January 19, 2015

JESSIE GLEN EARLYWINE, age 70, Mt. Olivet, died Monday, January 19, 2015 at his residence. Born in Mason County, November 30, 1944 to the late Leonard and Myrtle Price Earlywine, he was a retired Kentucky State Road Department employee. Besides his parents, he was preceded in death by a son, Tommy Earlywine; a brother, Donnie Earlywine and a sister, Mary Marlene Linville. He is survived by...
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Samantha Kaye Bustos

August 26, 1997 - January 5, 2015

SAMANTHA KAYE BUSTOS, age 17, of Mt. Olivet, died Monday, January 5, 2015 at the UK Medical Center following a courageous battle with ovarian cancer. Born in Harrison county, August 26, 1997 to Tammy Kaye Fryman Bustos of Mt. Olivet and the late Richard Alan Bustos, Jr., she was a senior at Robertson County School. Besides her father, she was preceded in death by a grandmother, Linda Kaye...
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Ronald Bruce Lovins

July 25, 1946 - January 4, 2015

RONALD BRUCE LOVINS, age 68, Mt. Olivet, died Sunday, January 4, 2015 at his residence. Born in Cincinnati, Ohio, July 25, 1946 to the late Bruce and Juanita Bunnell Lovins, he was a retired conservation officer from the Kentucky Department of Fish and Wildlife, he ran his own saw mill business, was an automotive painter and a member of the Piqua Methodist Church and the Masons. Mr. Lovins was...
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Ellen Ann Henderson Fite

September 3, 1949 - January 3, 2015

ELLEN ANN HENDERSON FITE, age 65, Mt. Olivet, died January 3, 2015 at the University of Kentucky Markey Cancer Center in Lexington. Born in Robertson County, September 3, 1949, to the late Stanley and Ruby Moran Henderson, she was a homemaker and member of Mt. Olivet Christian Baptist Church where she served as co-pastor. Besides her parents, she was preceded in death by a daughter, Tammy...
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Martha Rumford

July 17, 1931 - December 28, 2014

MARTHA RUMFORD, age 83, Cynthiana, died Sunday, December 28, 2014 at Woodcrest Nursing Home in Elsmere. Born in Pendleton County, July 17, 1931, to the late Beverly and Virginia Perkins Wright, she was a homemaker and a member of the Milford Christian Church. Besides her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, John William Rumford; two brothers and three sisters. She is survived...
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Gregory Scott Wagoner

September 27, 1966 - December 24, 2014

GREGORY SCOTT WAGONER, age 48, Mt. Olivet, died Wednesday, December 24, 2014, at the University of Kentucky Chandler Medical Center in Lexington. Born in Harrison County, September 27, 1966, to Houston Wagoner of Mt. Olivet and the late Marie Edgington Wagoner, he was a Hinkle Construction employee. Besides his mother, he was preceded in death by his stepmother, Elizabeth Shufflebarger Wagoner. ...
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Katie Buck

December 23, 1944 - December 8, 2014

KATIE BUCK, age 69, Mt. Olivet, died Monday, December 8, 2014 at the Hospice Care Center in Lexington. Born in Mason County, December 23, 1944 to the late Albert and Laura Wood White, she was a homemaker and member of the Hickory Grove Church. Mrs. Buck loved floral design, ceramics, riding motorcycles, the beach and spending time with family and friends. Besides her parents, she was preceded...
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Opal D. French

February 14, 1928 - November 24, 2014

OPAL D. FRENCH, age 86, Norwood, Ohio, formerly of Mt. Olivet, died Monday, November 24. She was born in Robertson County, February 14, 1928, to the late Emmett and Mabel Mastin Dryden. Besides her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Bobbie G. French and a sister, Betty Morgan. She is survived by her sons, Joe (Wanda) French, Cincinnati, Ohio and Tim (Connie) French, Mason, Ohio;...
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Wallace K. Stewart

October 23, 1924 - November 14, 2014

WALLACE K. STEWART, age 90, Mt. Olivet, died Friday, November 14, 2014 at Harrison Memorial Hospital. Born in Robertson County, October 23, 1924 to the late Herbert and Mabel Insko Stewart, he was a farmer, retired State Highway and Robertson County Road Department worker and a member of the Mt. Olivet First Christian Church since 1939. Besides his parents, he was preceded in death by a brother...
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Carl Davis Hendricks, Jr.

October 6, 1985 - November 11, 2014

CARL DAVIS HENDRICKS, JR., age 29, Germantown, died Tuesday, November 11, 2014 at Memorial Hospital of Carbondale in Carbondale, Illinois due to injuries sustained in a motorcycle accident in April 2013. Born in Maysville, October 6, 1985 to Carl Hendricks, Sr. of Germantown and Thelma Smith (Les) Bowman of Arkansas, he was a Deming High School graduate, a farmer and a member of Kentontown...
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Robert C. Clements

August 4, 1928 - October 9, 2014

ROBERT C. CLEMENTS, age 86, Mt. Olivet, died Thursday, October 9, 2014 at Harrison Memorial Hospital in Cynthiana. Born in Taylor Mill, August 4, 1928 to the late Sidney Sayre and Sylvia Hillis Clements, he was a retired stationary engineer from Cincinnati Gas and Electric and a member of Mt. Olivet Church of Christ. Mr. Clements was a prior deacon of Taylor Mill Church of Christ, the Boy Scout...
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Nellie Marie Miskell

September 23, 2014 - September 23, 2014

NELLIE MARIE MISKELL, infant daughter of Ashley and Dylan Miskell of New Castle, was stillborn Tuesday, September 23, 2014 at Baptist Health East in Louisville. She was preceded in death by her great grandfather, Tommy Buck. Besides her parents, she is survived by her paternal grandparents, Dennis and Lorry Hanson, New Castle; her maternal grandparents, Wayne Buck, Mt. Olivet and Patricia...
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Loretta J. Ellis

September 12, 1938 - September 23, 2014

LORETTA J. ELLIS, age 76, Mt. Olivet, died Tuesday, September 23, 2014 at Robertson County Health Care Facility. Born in Milford, September 12, 1938 to the late Willard and Harriet Cain Ashcraft, she was a family care home operator, member of Kentontown Christian Church and Piqua Homemakers and a former den mother for the Cub Scouts of America. Besides her parents, she was preceded in death by...
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Bessie Henderson Anderson

September 4, 1922 - September 18, 2014

BESSIE HENDERSON ANDERSON, age 92, Mt. Olivet, died Thursday, September 18, 2014 at Harrison Memorial Hospital in Cynthiana. Born in Robertson County, September 4, 1922 to the late Odis Henderson and Hallie Mullikin Henderson Smith, she was a homemaker, past Robertson County 4H Leader and member of Kentontown Christian Church. Besides her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, John...
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Carl D. England

January 16, 1943 - August 30, 2014

CARL D. ENGLAND, age 71, Mt. Olivet, died Saturday, August 30, 2014 at Robertson County Health Care Facility. Born in Maysville, January 16, 1943 to the late Carl Wesley and Christine Faul England, he was a steel worker for Ladish Company for 36 years, a member of Kentontown Christian Church, was an avid hunter, fisherman, softball player and enjoyed UK basketball. Mr. England loved beach...
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Brian Todd Fite

May 5, 1970 - August 22, 2014

BRIAN TODD FITE, age 44, Mt. Olivet, died Friday, August 22, 2014, at his residence. Born in Nicholas County, May 5, 1970 to the late Gene Combess and Bertie Fite Jones. He is survived by his wife, Karen Conley Powers; step-son, John Rader, South Carolina; two step-daughters, Destiny Mendiola, Sunbury, Ohio and Brooke Rader, Lewis Center, Ohio; a brother, Aaron Jones, Mt. Olivet; a sister,...
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Larence Burns

April 16, 1932 - August 11, 2014

LARENCE BURNS, age 82, Mt. Olivet, died Monday, August 11, 2014 at St. Elizabeth Hospital in Edgewood. Born in Paris, April 16, 1932 to the late Lawrence and Velsia Clay Chamberlain Burns, he was a farmer, land owner, member of Piqua Methodist Church and was a Kentucky Colonel recipient. Mr. Burns loved to work and could spot an arrowhead a mile away. Besides his parents, he was preceded in...
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Charles L. Wheary

July 29, 1921 - August 8, 2014

CHARLES L. WHEARY, age 94, Mt. Olivet, died Friday, August 8, 2014 at Harrison Memorial Hospital. Born in Covington, March 11, 1920 to the late Velva and Miriam Saunders Wheary, he was a United States WWII Army Veteran, huckster truck driver, Deming School bus driver and a milk truck driver. Mr. Wheary was also a carpenter, Volkswagen mechanic, a member of the Mt. Olivet Baptist Church and the...
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Avery Gene Workman

February 4, 1957 - July 19, 2014

AVERY GENE WORKMAN, age 57, died Saturday, July 19, 2014 at his residence. Born in Nicholas County, February 4, 1957 to the late Lucian and Betty Christina Jolly Workman, he was retired from the Robertson County Road Department, a member of Mayslick Lighthouse Church and the Robertson County Fire Department and loved to play guitar and sing. He is survived by his wife, Barbara Hendrix...
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William G. McBride

July 27, 1942 - July 13, 2014

WILLIAM G. MCBRIDE, age 71, Mt. Olivet, died Sunday, July 13, 2014 at Care Center at Kenton Pointe in Maysville. Born in Mason County, July 27, 1942 to the late James Ward and Marie Long McBride, he was a farmer, a former Robertson County State Highway Department employee, retired from the Robertson County Road Department and a member of Mt. Olivet First Christian Church. Besides his parents,...
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Wadonna Layne Morford King

April 14, 1931 - June 15, 2014

Wadonna Layne Morford King was born in Robertson County on April 14, 1931 and died peacefully on June 15, 2014 at Cedar Ridge Health Care Campus, Cynthiana, KY. She was the daughter of the late Everett and Eloise Linville Morford. She graduated in 1949 from Deming High School and married her high school sweet heart, John King, Jr. They had three children Johnny Morford King, Karla Layne King...
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Jack Wayne Florence

April 9, 1928 - June 15, 2014

JACK WAYNE FLORENCE, age 86, Mt. Olivet, died Sunday, June 15, 2014 at his residence. Born in Foster, April 9, 1928 to the late Rhoda "Ressie" Esther Smith Florence, he was a United States Army Veteran and a C&O (CSX) Railroad clerk for forty-two years. He was a member of the Masonic Lodge #291, Shriners, Order of the Eastern Star, Kentucky Central Railway Club and a deacon of the Mt. Olivet...
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Kenneth C. Hughes

April 29, 1944 - April 19, 2014

KENNETH C. HUGHES, age 69, Mt. Olivet, died Saturday, April 19, 2014 at the Care Center at Kenton Pointe in Maysville. Born in Mason County to the late Jesse James Hughes and Ruby M. Percell Hughes Stewart, he was farmer, member of the Mt. Olivet First Christian Church of which he was a deacon and chairman for many years and retired employee from General Motors Company. Besides his parents, he...
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Mary Lou Hughes-Clark

November 5, 1948 - April 13, 2014

MARY LOU HUGHES-CLARK, age 65, Sardis, died Sunday, April 13, 2014 at the Meadowview Regional Hospital in Maysville. Born in Mason County, November 5, 1948 to the late William B. and Louise Pumpelly Hughes, she was a sales associate and manager at Walmart, avid University of Kentucky basketball fan, member of the National Rifle Association, and the Sardis United Methodist Church. Besides her...
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Thomas Buck

November 21, 1942 - April 12, 2014

THOMAS G. BUCK, age 71, Mt. Olivet, died Saturday, April 12, 2014 at Kenton Pointe Way in Maysville. Born in Maysville, November 21, 1942 to the late David and Louis Manning Buck, he was a retired from the Corp of Engineers, a former school bus driver, owner and operator of a private delivery service and a recipient of the Kentucky Colonel. Mr. Buck was a United States Army Korean War veteran...
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Barbara Dean Ware Highfield

May 28, 1952 - January 11, 2014

BARBARA DEAN WARE HIGHFIELD, age 61, Mt. Olivet, died Saturday, January 11, 2014. Born in Robertson County, May 28, 1952, to the late Emmitt and Ethel Fredrick Shepherd, she was a farmer and a dietary aid at Robertson County Healthcare. Besides her parents, she was preceded in death by a sister, Brenda Kay Linville. She is survived by her husband, Vernon Kenneth Highfield ; a daughter,...
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Mary Jo Chandler

April 27, 1930 - December 17, 2013

MARY JO CHANDLER, age 83, Mt. Olivet, died Tuesday, December 17, 2013 at the St. Joseph Hospital in Lexington. Born in Piqua, April 27, 1930 to the late Melvin and Nettie Mae Moore Barnett, she was a real estate agent, an antique dealer and a member of Mt. Olivet United Methodist Church. Besides her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Millard Chandler and two brothers, Douglas...
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Elbert Roy Ritchie

September 19, 1964 - December 9, 2013

ELBERT ROY RITCHIE, age 49, Brooksville, died Monday, December 9, 2013 at St. Elizabeth Hospital in Ft. Thomas. Born in Sharonville, Ohio, September 19, 1964 to Mary Louise Wilson Ritchie of South Carolina and the late Roy Spencer Ritchie, he was a train engineer for Norfolk Southern. Besides his father, he was preceded in death by a daughter, Rebekka Tyler Ritchie and two brothers, Michael...
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Patricia Lynn Heck

October 7, 1966 - September 28, 2013

PATRICIA LYNN HECK, age 46, Mayslick, died Saturday, September 28, 2013 at her residence. Born in Detroit, Michigan, October 7, 1966 to the late Patric and Margaret Ward, she was a homemaker. She is survived by her husband, Mike Heck, two sons, Matthew Field and Shayne Heck, Mayslick; a brother, Sammy Hearn, Ohio and a sister, Doris Hearn, Dry Ridge. There are no services at this time. ...
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Doris Adamson

October 22, 1927 - September 19, 2013

DORIS ADAMSON, age 85, Mt. Olivet, died Thursday, September 19, 2013 at Care Center at Kenton Pointe in Maysville. Born in Robertson County, October 22, 1927, to the late Leslie and Dora Stewart Howard, she was a homemaker and member of Blue Licks Assembly of God Church. Besides her parents, she was preceded in death by her first husband, Jesse Glenn Adamson; a brother, Charles Howard and a...
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Stephen Paul Jones

August 16, 1947 - September 12, 2013

STEPHEN PAUL JONES, age 66, Mt. Olivet, died Thursday, September 12, 2013 at his residence. Born in Cynthiana, August 16, 1947 to the late Paul and Helen Judy Jones, he was a truck driver and a member of Kentontown Christian Church and the Thomas Ware Masonic Lodge. He is survived by his wife, Joyce Fryman Jones; a son, Steven Michael Jones, Mt. Olivet; a daughter, Dana Jones (Phil) Mitchell...
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J. B. Overbey

November 27, 1931 - July 18, 2013

J. B. OVERBEY, age 81, Mt. Olivet, died Thursday, July 18, 2013, at Hospice of St. Elizabeth in Edgewood. Born in Robertson County, November 27, 1931, to the late Alva and Florence Massey Overbey, he was a former Blue Licks Battlefield State Park employee and a member of Mt. Pleasant Christian Church. He was an avid hunter and fisherman and his love for his dogs was well known by his family and...
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Bronson David Sanders

June 22, 1951 - July 7, 2013

BRONSON "DAVID" SANDERS, age 62, Germantown, died Sunday, July 7, 2013 at the Care Center at Kenton Pointe in Maysville. Born in Mason County, June 22, 1951, to the late James Stanley and Myrtle Cracraft Sanders, he was a farmer and a member of Beaver Baptist Church. Besides his parents, he was preceded in death by a brother, Ivan Wayne Sanders. He is survived by his special friend, Gladys...
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Nannie Pearl White Sapp

June 21, 1931 - July 4, 2013

NANNIE PEARL WHITE SAPP, age 82, Richmond, died Thursday, July 4, 2013 at Compassionate Care Center in Richmond. Born in Sardis, June 21, 1931 to the late Garnett and Lenora Shafer White, she was a loving mother and homemaker. Besides her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Ernest Sapp and a son, Jackie Sapp. She is survived by four sons, Ernie Sapp, Billy Sapp and Timmy...
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Hester Rose Moore Stewart

July 30, 1930 - April 30, 2013

Stewart, Hester Rose Moore, wife of Doyle K. Stewart, died at home on Tuesday, April 30. A Robertson County native, she was born on July 30, 1930 to Lutie Hester and Dewey Moore. Hester Rose graduated from Deming High School, Morehead State University, the University of Kentucky (Master's); and Southern Illinois University (Doctorate). She taught at the University of Delaware, Georgia Women...
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Clarence Thomas

January 23, 1928 - April 8, 2013

CLARENCE E. "DEB" THOMAS, age 85, died April 8, 2013 at the Bourbon Community Hospital in Paris. Born in Robertson County, January 23, 1928 to the late Howard and Mabel Chamberlain Thomas, he was a Mt. Olivet Baptist Church Deacon, retired engineer associate from Columbia Gas Transmission and served for the United States Army as a Staff Sergeant in the 25th Division, Company C, 89th Tank...
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Donald L. King

September 26, 1937 - March 30, 2013

DONALD L. KING, age 75, Ewing, died Saturday, March 30, 2013 at the Fleming County Hospital. Born September 26, 1937 in Robertson County to the late Dave and Thelma E. Fryman King, he was a retired General Motors factory worker, farmer and a member of the New Corinth Church of Christ. Besides his parents, he was preceded in death by his wife, Ruby Dale Hopkins King; a brother, Renna King and...
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Charles Martin

April 4, 1930 - March 17, 2013

CHARLES C. "CHOPEY" MARTIN, age 82, Mt. Olivet, died Sunday, March 17, 2013 at Care Center at Kenton Pointe in Maysville. Born in Nicholas County, April 4, 1930 to the late Rolla and Mary Brumagen Martin, he was a retired farmer, a United States Korean War Navy veteran and a member of Piqua Methodist Church. Besides his parents, he was preceded in death by a brother, Julian C. Martin and a...
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Millicent C. Sharp

December 9, 1927 - March 7, 2013

MILLICENT DUNCAN SHARP, age 85, Mt. Olivet, died Thursday, March 7, 2013 at her daughter's home. Born in Robertson County, December 9, 1927 to the late Lee and Bonnie Barnett Duncan, she was a former nursing assistant and a member of Kentontown Christian Church. Besides her parents, she was preceded in death by her brother, Warren Duncan. She is survived by two sons, David (Gail) Sharp,...
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Russell A. Staggs

March 19, 1946 - February 20, 2013

RUSSELL A. STAGGS, age 66, Robertson County, died Wednesday, February 20, 2013 at his residence with his family by his side. Born March 19, 1946 in Bracken County to the late Benjamin and Pearlie Earls Staggs, he was a self-employed repairman for Farm Bureau and a member of the Milford Christian Church. Rusty was a loving father and husband. He was a hard worker, whether it was on the farm...
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Deloris R. Dryden

June 6, 1926 - February 12, 2013

DELORIS R. DRYDEN, age 86, Mt. Olivet, died Tuesday, February 12, 2013 at her daughter's residence. Born in Robertson County, June 6, 1926 to the late Roia Bell and Stella Whaley Robertson, she was a homemaker, farmer's wife and member of Kentontown Christian Church. Besides her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Owen Dryden; two brothers, Logan Bell Robertson and Julian R....
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Walter Graves

March 19, 1940 - February 6, 2013

WALTER "SCOTTY" GRAVES, age 72, Brooksville, died Wednesday, February 6, 2013 at the Care Center at Kenton Pointe in Maysville. Born in Robertson County, March 19, 1940, to the late Clifton and Emalene Jett Graves, he worked forty-eight years in the Ladish building and was an engineer most of the time, at the end he was a facility manager, president of the United Steel Workers of America and a...
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Donald L. Crawford

June 2, 1941 - February 4, 2013

DONALD L. CRAWFORD, age 71, Lexington, died Monday, February 4, 2013 at the Care Center at Kenton Point in Maysville. Born June 2, 1941 in Nicholas County to the late Elmer Lee and Pearl Augustine Logan Crawford, he was a retired heavy equipment salesman for Komatsu Manufacturing, a United States Army Veteran, member of the Robert M. Sirkle Masonic Lodge #954 and the North East Christian Church...
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Rebekka Tyler Ritchie

October 13, 1991 - January 26, 2013

REBEKKA TYLER RITCHIE, age 21, Brooksville, died Saturday, January 26, 2013 at St. Joseph Hospital in Savannah, Georgia. She was born in Maysville October 13, 1991 to Roy and Vickie Shepherd Ritchie of Brooksville. Ms. Ritchie was preceded in death by her grandfathers, Roy S. Ritchie and Shirley Ellis Shepherd; two uncles, Roy Spencer "Tody" Ritchie, Jr. and Michael Ritchie and a great uncle,...
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Avis Marie Conn

April 20, 1964 - January 25, 2013

AVIS MARIE JACOBS CONN, age 48, Mt. Olivet, died Friday, January 25, 2013 at Harrison Memorial Hospital. Born April 20, 1964 in Nicholas County to Eddie Jacobs of Robertson County and the late Margaret Workman Jacobs, she was a homemaker. Besides her father, she is survived by her husband, Marvin D. Conn; a son, Robert (Laura Mitchell) Fite, Robertson County; a daughter, Brittany (Kody...
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Melvin Viola Christine Moran Beagle

January 20, 2013

VIOLA CHRISTINE MORAN BEAGLE and MELVIN BEAGLE, ages 90 and 97 respectively, died Sunday, January 20, 2013 after being married for seventy-two years. They were preceded in death by their son, Robert Allen Beagle and two grandsons, Michael Haggard and Robert Earl Beagle. They are survived by two sons, Wayne Dale Beagle, Mt. Olivet and Jody Lee Beagle, Falmouth; two daughters, Faye (Dana) Haynes,...
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Bradley Gifford

May 9, 1947 - January 11, 2013

BRADLEY GIFFORD, age 65, Robertson County, died Friday, January 11, 2013 at Harrison Memorial Hospital. Born May 9, 1947 in Maysville to the late Woodrow and Doris Fryman Gifford, he was an active lifetime member of the New Corinth Church of Christ, big fan of University of Kentucky and Deming basketball, avid sports enthusiast, loved hunting, fishing and golfing. Mr. Gifford was a former...
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Chris Jolly

November 26, 1972 - December 26, 2012

CHRIS JOLLY, age 40, Mt. Olivet, died Wednesday, December 26, 2012 at Harrison Memorial Hospital. Born November 26, 1972 in Nicholas County to Gary and Anna Jolly of Mt. Olivet, he was a self-contracted laborer. Besides his parents, he is survived by his wife, Stephanie Workman Jolly; a daughter, Natasha Jolly; three brothers, Jerry Lee (Sharon) Jolly, Carlisle, Thaddus (Mary Beth) Jolly, Mt....
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Louella Mae Moore

April 25, 1921 - December 20, 2012

LOUELLA MAE MOORE, age 91, Robertson County, passed away Thursday, December 20 at the Robertson County Health Care Facility. She was born April 25, 1921 in Robertson County to the late Roy B. and Stella Whaley Robertson, she was a museum guide for Blue Licks Battlefield State Resort Park for thirthy-one years, loved farm work, sitting with the elderly and was a lifelong member of the Piqua...
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Mary L. Sparks Crutcher

July 18, 1949 - December 15, 2012

MARY L. SPARKS CRUTCHER, age 63, Harding Road, Mt. Olivet, died Saturday, December 15, at her residence. Born in Covington, July 18, 1949, to the late Leonard Leroy and Montie Elanore Sparks, she was a former employee of Army Air Force Exchange Systems, Harrison Bank and Kentucky Finance. Mrs. Crutcher was a member of Unity Christian Church and was a military spouse for twenty-eight years....
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Norvel Northcutt, Jr.

October 17, 1928 - November 29, 2012

NORVEL NORTHCUTT, JR., age 84, Brooksville, died Thursday, November 29, 2012 at the Robertson County Healthcare Facility. Born in Bracken County, October 17, 1928 to the late Norvel and Effie Baker Northcutt, he was a farmer and a United States Army Veteran. Besides his parents, he was preceded in death by a brother, Frank Northcutt; a sister, Christine Porter and dear friends, Donald and Jean...
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Agnes Mae Gillispie Pribble

October 21, 1921 - November 28, 2012

AGNES MAE GILLISPIE PRIBBLE, age 91, Mt. Olivet, died early Wednesday, November 28, 2012 at her residence of natural causes. Born in Scott County, October 21, 1921 to the late Harley and Myrtle Woolums Gillispie, she was a retired Nurses Assistant. Besides her parents, she is preceded in death by her stepfather, Carl Roy Stark; a daughter, Thea Dora Power; daughter-in-law, Marjorie Power;...
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Franklin Deleno Moore

February 17, 1937 - November 21, 2012

FRANKLIN DELENO MOORE, age 75, Mt. Olivet, died Wednesday, November 21, 2012 at his residence. Born in Robertson County, February 17, 1937, to the late John Lee and Hilda Orme Moore, he was a tractor repair man for his community for 42 years. Besides his parents, he was preceded in death by, his first wife, Ida Francis Collins Moore; two brother, Ralph Moore and Joyce Moore. He is survived by...
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Juanita Ann Poe Curtis

March 31, 1943 - November 16, 2012

JUANITA ANN POE CURTIS, age 69, Mt. Olivet, died Friday, November 16, 2012 at The Christ Hospital in Cincinnati, Ohio. Born in Bracken County, March 31, 1943 to late William Earl Poe and Emma Litzinger Poe Cooper, she was a Deming School bus driver for fourteen years, manager and founder of the Kentucky Kandy Kitchen and a member of the Robertson County Life Squad and Robertson County Fire...
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Everett Allen Ward

February 19, 1920 - October 20, 2012

EVERETT ALLEN WARD, age 92, died Saturday, October 20, 2012 at the Robertson County Health Care Facility. Born in Robertson County, February 19, 1920 to the late James Cyrus and Alta Griffith Ward, he was a retired maintenance worker for U.S. Playing Cards, member of the Foster's Chapel United Methodist Church and the Masonic Lodge # 291. Besides his parents, he was preceded in death by his...
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Hilda Lee Burns Graves Insko

November 26, 1932 - October 18, 2012

HILDA LEE BURNS GRAVES INSKO, age 79, died Thursday, October 18, 2012 at the Robertson County Health Care Facility. Born in Robertson County, November 26, 1932 to the late Stanley and Verna Hatfield Burns, she was a retired receptionist from Harrison Memorial Hospital, former telephone operator in Cynthiana and owner of the Thoroughbred Inn in Mayslick. Mrs. Insko was a faithful member of Mt....
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Ruby Dale Hopkins King

October 2, 2012 - October 2, 2012


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Billy Carroll Ashcraft

November 26, 1931 - September 29, 2012

Billy Carroll Ashcraft, 80, of Mount Olivet, KY, passed away on September 29, 2012 at the Veterans Hopsital in Lexington, KY. Born in Covington, November 26, 1931 to the late Clyde Ashcraft and Mable Linville Ashcraft of Mount Olivet. He is survived by his wife of 49 year, Betty Anderson Ashcraft, whom he married October 6, 1962, one daughter Anita Ashcraft-Corbin of Ewing, KY, one sister...
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Gradie Isaac

April 5, 1937 - September 27, 2012

GRADIE ISAAC, age 75, Mt. Olivet, died Thursday, September 27, 2012 at his residence. Born in Knox County, April 5, 1937 to the late, Granville and Roseannie Tackett Isaac, he was a landscaper. Besides his parents, he was preceded in death by his wife, Sally Brownell Isaac and a grandson, Travis Isaac. He is survived by five sons, Jack Isaac, Mt. Olivet, Dan (Jennifer) Isaac, Carlisle, Gradie...
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Joyce Berry Adams

February 22, 1947 - September 17, 2012

JOYCE BERRY ADAMS, age 65, Mt. Olivet, died Monday, September 17, 2012 at her residence. Born in Robertson County, February 22, 1947 to the late Hildreth and Helen Gore Berry, she was a former nurse's assistant for Robertson County Health Care Facility. Besides her parents, she was preceded in death by a son, George Adams. She is survived by her daughter, Debbie (Kevin) Murrell, Robertson...
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Owen Kincaid Goddard

March 6, 1957 - August 20, 2012

OWEN KINCAID GODDARD, age 55, Mt. Olivet, died Monday, August 20, 2012. Born in Mason County, March 6, 1957, to the late Gordan and Patsy Goddard, he was owner and operator of Goddard Construction, an active member of Mt. Olivet First Christian Church and an avid deer hunter and Nascar fan. He is survived by his wife, Rita Orme Goddard; a son, Joshua Kincaid Goddard; a brother, Mark Goddard,...
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Dennis Lynn Jones

September 20, 1961 - August 8, 2012

DENNIS LYNN JONES, age 50, Germantown, died Wednesday, August, 8, 2012 at the University of Kentucky Medical Center in Lexington. Born in Bracken County on September 20, 1961 to Orpha Boots Jones, Mt. Olivet and the late, Arthur "Pete" Jones, he was a farmer at the Richard Appleman Farms and was an avid fisherman. Besides his father, he was preceded in death by a sister, Rita Jones Hall. ...
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William Carroll Hughes

May 3, 1935 - July 23, 2012

WILLIAM CARROLL HUGHES, age 77, Mt. Olivet, died Monday, July 23, 2012 at St. Joseph Hospital in Lexington. Born in Mason County, May 3, 1935 to the late William Byrd and Mary Louise Pumpelly Hughes, he was a retired farmer and a member of the Mt. Olivet Methodist Church. Besides his parents, he was preceded in death by an infant son and granddaughter. He is survived by his wife of 59 years...
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Patricia Ann Sims

November 14, 1945 - May 27, 2012

PATRICIA ANN SIMS, age 66, of Sims Lane, Mt. Olivet, Kentucky, passed away Sunday, May 27, 2012 at the Robertson County Health Care Facility after an extended illness. Patricia was born November 14, 1945 to the late Jesse Frank and Lula Burns Sims. A lifelong resident of Robertson County, Patricia was a member of the Kentontown Homemakers Club. Besides her parents, she was preceded in death by...
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Ronnie Lee Asbury

November 24, 1959 - May 11, 2012

RONNIE LEE ASBURY, age 52, Mt. Olivet, died Friday, May 11, 2012, at his residence. Born in Dayton, Kentucky, November 24, 1959 to the late Vernon, Sr. and Helen June Lipscomb Asbury, he was a farm laborer. Besides his parents, he was preceded in death by two brothers, Jesse Thomas Asbury and Bobby Eugene Asbury and five sisters, Helen Gibson, Donna Kidd, Nancy Asbury, Irene Asbury and Joan...
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Louisa Gertrude Ellis Edwards

August 24, 1934 - May 7, 2012

LOUISA GERTRUDE ELLIS EDWARDS, age 77, Robertson County, died Monday, May 7, 2012 at her residence. Born in Robertson County August 24, 1934 to the late Charles and Martha King Ellis, she was a homemaker, member of the Kentontown Christian Church and the Senior Citizens. Mrs. Edwards was very active in the church and community. Besides her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband,...
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Johnny Wallace Stewart

July 19, 1949 - April 21, 2012

JOHNNY WALLACE STEWART, age 62, Mt. Olivet, died Saturday, April 21, 2012 at the Johnson Mather's Healthcare in Carlisle. Born in Maysville, July 19, 1949 to Wallace Kennedy and Ina Bell Hester Stewart of Mt. Olivet, he was a member of First Christian Church and was a special person who loved everyone and never met a stanger.Besides his parents, he is survived by a brother, Marvin Stewart, Mt....
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Dan P. Hedges

February 10, 1945 - March 14, 2012

DAN P. HEDGES, 67, of Mt. Olivet, Kentucky, died Wednesday, March 14, 2012 at Central Baptist Hospital in Lexington, Kentucky. Dan was retired from Monessen in Paris, Kentucky, but most remember Dan as the owner/operator of the Mt. Olivet Service Center ("the station") and the KY Food Store. Dan was married to the former Peggy Hale, who survives him. He leaves two daughters, Susan (Alan)...
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Bruce Cornett

January 12, 1919 - February 25, 2012

BRUCE CORNETT, age 93, Paintsville, formerly of Robertson County, died Saturday, February 25, 2012 at the Mountain Manor of Paintsville. Born in Letcher County, January 12, 1919 to the late Silas and Allie Elizabeth Cornett, he was a retired Sears Roebuck employee, a United States World War II Army veteran, a member and deacon of Mt. Olivet Baptist Church, and enjoyed writing poetry and helping...
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David E. Curtis

September 28, 1951 - February 1, 2012

DAVID E. CURTIS, age 60, Mt. Olivet, died Wednesday, February 1, 2012 at his residence. Born in Harrison County, September 28, 1951 to the late, James E. and Margie Woodward Curtis, he was an avid cattle producer, a retired inspector for the Department of Agricultural and a member of Kentontown Christian Church. Besides his parents, he was preceded in death by his special aunt, Bea Ashcraft. He...
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Raymond McDowell

May 3, 1921 - January 29, 2012

RAYMOND MCDOWELL, age 90, Dayton, Ohio, formerly of Robertson County, died Sunday, January 29, 2012 at the VA Medical Center in Dayton, Ohio. Born in Robertson County, May 3, 1921 to the late Roscoe and Childress Payner McDowell, he was retired factory worker for General Motors Company, a United States Army Veteran during World War II and Prisoner of War for fourteen months in Germany. Mr....
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Raymond Earl Cracraft

January 19, 1928 - January 27, 2012

RAYMOND EARL CRACRAFT, age 84, Mt. Olivet, died Friday, January 27, 2012, at Harrison Memorial Hospital. Born in Mason County, January 19, 1928, to the late Newell and Margaret Orme Cracraft, he was a retired Ladish employee and farmer and a member of Two Lick Baptist Church and attended Foster's Chapel United Methodist Church. Mr. Cracraft was a United States Army veteran. Besides his parents,...
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Mary Elizabeth Jones

October 6, 1914 - January 26, 2012

MARY ELIZABETH "GRANNY" JONES of Scottsville, Kentucky, formerly of Carlisle, Kentucky, passed away Thursday, January 26, 2012 in Lake Wales, Florida. She was born October 6, 1914 in Robertson County, Kentucky to the late Harry and Audrey (Galbraith) England; and has been a winter resident of Lake Wales for four years. Mary was retired as a quality control inspector for Jockey International and...
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Rosa Lee Curd

June 12, 1915 - January 23, 2012

ROSA LEE CURD, age 96, a resident of the Robertson County Health Care Facility, died Monday, January 23, 2012, at the nursing home. Born in Robertson County, June 12, 1915, to the late Garfield and Lillie Maud Overbey Barnett, she was a theater advertiser, a member of Kentontown Christian Church and a former Animal Welfare League volunteer in Cincinnati. Besides her parents, she was preceded in...
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Sara Emily Linville Mastin

April 26, 1928 - January 12, 2012

SARA EMILY LINVILLE MASTIN, age 83, Mt. Olivet, died Thursday, January 12, 2012 at the Fleming County Hospital in Flemingsburg. Born in Mt. Olivet, April 26, 1928 to the late Charles E. and Viola E. Frederick Linville, she was a homemaker and a member of the Mt. Olivet Christian Church. Besides her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Oscar Mastin, a daughter, Linda Sue Linville...
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Margaret DeLisle Moore

November 17, 1928 - January 9, 2012

MARGARET "AUNT MAGGIE" DELISLE MOORE, age 83, Brooksville, crossed over into Paradise January 9, 2012 at Bracken County Nursing and Rehab. She was born November 17, 1928 in Bracken County to the late Twinkle and Serepta Todd DeLisle, she was former custodian at First National Bank. Mrs. Moore was also a member of the Powersville Baptist Church. Besides her parents, she was preceded in death by...
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Debbie Allen

September 26, 1963 - January 3, 2012

DEBBIE ALLEN, age 48, Mt. Olivet, died Tuesday, January 3, 2011 due to injuries sustained in an automobile accident in Robertson County. Born in Harrison County, September 26, 1963, to Joan Gaunce of Mt. Olivet and the late, Jerry French. She was a member of the Foster's Chapel United Methodist Church, former LPN and phlebotomist at Harrison Memorial Hospital and a waitress. Besides her father...
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Diana R. Monroe

September 1, 1954 - December 12, 2011

DIANA R. MONROE, age 57, Neave Milford Road, Falmouth, died Monday, December 12, 2011, at the University of Kentucky Markey Center in Lexington. Born in Harrison County, September 1, 1954, to Rose Mary Clifford Ramsey of Falmouth and the late Harry Ramsey, she was the Director of Health Information at Harrison Memorial Hospital and a member of Oakland Christian Church. Besides her mother, she is...
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Angie Duncan Spencer

December 1, 1940 - December 10, 2011

ANGIE (DUNCAN) SPENCER, AGE 71, Mt. Olivet, died Saturday, December 10, 2011 at her residence. She was born December 1, 1940 in Robertson County to the late Frank and Rosanell Overbey Duncan. She worked as a purchaser and material controller in California for thirty years. Angie was a member of Kentontown Christian Church, Kentontown Homemakers and Robertson County Historical Society. She is...
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Mary Louise Pumpelly Hughes

October 24, 1912 - November 10, 2011

MARY LOUISE PUMPELLY HUGHES, age 99, Sardis Road, Mt. Olivet, died Thursday, November 10, 2011, at Grand Haven Nursing Home in Cynthiana. Born in Mason County, October 24, 1912, to the late Amos and Lena Galbraith Pumpelly, she was a 1930 graduate of Sardis High School, and attended Good Samaritan School of Nursing in Lexington. She was a homemaker and a member of Sardis United Methodist Church....
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Nora Hoover Henson

October 26, 1922 - October 23, 2011

NORA HOOVER HENSON, age 89, Cynthiana, died Sunday, October 23, 2011 at Grand Haven Nursing Home. Born in Floyd County, October 26, 1922 to the late Levi and Elizabeth Hicks Hoover, she was a homemaker, former employee of Dr. Scholl’s Company and a member of the Kentontown Christian Church. Besides her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Walter Lee Henson; three brothers,...
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