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Mercer County Obituaries

 

 

Note: Obituaries listed below indicating they did not appear in

the Harrodsburg Herald are due to the fact that out-of-town funeral homes,

particularly those in Lexington and Danville,

have become very lax in

sending the information to the local paper.

 

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"And now, mourn not, for a good, fulfilling life,

we are stepping through the garden gate

 into the next adventure."

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TERESA BUTLER

     Teresa Butler, 58, mother of Chad (Barbara) Steele, died Friday, Feb. 17, 2017, in Lexington.

     Born Nov. 11, 1958, in Pikeville, she was the daughter of the late Richard Tackett and the late Marie Devine Tackett.

     She was a former Texas Instrument employee and was a member of the Deep Creek Baptist Church. Teresa was a lover of life and spent every day enjoying it with family and friends.

     Survivors include: one son, Chad (Barbara) Steele, Harrodsburg; two granddaughters, Cierra (Jeremy) Hopper and Kinsley Marie Steele; a great-grandson, Jackson, coming soon; and a special friend, Betty White.

     Teresa was preceded in death by a brother, Roger Dale Tackett, and her husband, Donnie Butler, and several other family members.

     Services will be held at p.m. Tuesday, February 21, at the Ransdell Funeral Chapel, by Derek Baker.

     A gathering for friends and family will be Tuesday at the chapel from 4 p.m. until the hour of service.

     Expressions of sympathy may be sent to the family at www.ransdellfuneralchapel.com.

 

KENNETH SHACKELFORD

     Kenneth Dale Shackelford, 84, Harrodsburg, husband of Norma Dean Shackelford, died Friday, February 17, 2017, at the Thomson Hood Veterans Center, Wilmore.

     Born December 5, 1932, in Woodford County, he was the son of the late William Lindsey and Opal Wiley Shackelford.

     He was a retired farmer, a member of the Bruner's Chapel Baptist Church, and was an army veteran of the Korean War.

     Other survivors include: one daughter, Phyllis Mobley of Mercer County; two sons, Kenny (Shelley) Shackelford and Stanley (Sharon) Shackelford, of Mercer County; two sisters, Betty Holderman of Elizabethtown, and Patsy Gray of Mercer County; 12 grandchildren, 22 great-grandchildren, and two great-great-grandchildren.

     Funeral services will be held at 1 p.m. Tuesday, February 21, at the Ransdell Funeral Chapel by Tony Smith.  Burial will in Spring Hill Cemetery.

     Visitation will be from 5-8 p.m. Monday at the funeral chapel.

     Pallbearers will be grandchildren Chris, Michael and Nathan Shackelford, Stefanie Mason, Wesley and Chad Gilvin, Amanda Agee, Holly Moore, Brandi Payton, April Becknell, Heather Purvis and Christina Zimniak.

     Honorary bearers will be Randy Connely, Kevin Lewis, J. B. Stratton, Ric Maxfield, Rachel, Jacob, Jordan, Cody, Nicholas, Levi, Christian, Lila Kate, and Caden Shackelford, Gracie and Katie Agee, Robbie and Lillie Purvis, Jacob, Lexi, and Justin Becknell, Delaney and Sadie Moore, Jordan and Cedric Lyons, Tyler Austin, Aaliyah Sims, Leighton Lucas, and Annistan Burton.

     Memorials are suggested to: Hospice of the Bluegrass, 2312 Alexandria Dr, Lexington, KY 40504.

     Expressions of sympathy may be sent to the family at www.ransdellfuneralchapel.com.

 

ONITA SANDERS

     Onita Sanders, 94, Harrodsburg, widow of Arthur Lewis Sanders, died Friday, February 17, 2017, at the Haggin Memorial Hospital, Harrodsburg.

     Born April 29, 1922, in Washington Co., she was the daughter of the late Bernice and Viola Robinson Sallee.

     She was a retired seamstress for Cricketeer Mfg. and was a member of the Fellowship Baptist Church. Onita enjoyed gardening, music and spending time with her family.

     Survivors include: one son, Terry M. Sanders of Harrdsoburg; two sisters, Buena Baker and Bonnie Barnett, both of Harrodsburg; two grandchildren, Sherri Spain and Greg Barnett; five great grandchildren, Heather Craddock, Megan Crossfield, Shelly Spain, Chris Barnett, and Jamie Barnett; six great great-grandchildren, Nate Sims, Kameron Mallory, Lincoln Crossfield, Maleeah Smith, Langston Spain, and Kinlee Mallory.

     She was preceded in death by five sisters, Dorothy Snyder, Louise Duncan, Shirley James, Eloise Poulter, and Frances Warner, and two grandsons, Keith Sallee and Rod Barnett and two daughters, Wanda Smith and Patricia Barnett.

     Funeral services will be conducted at 2 p.m. Monday, February 20, at the Ransdell Funeral Chapel, by James Harley. Burial will follow in Spring Hill Cemetery.

     Visitation will be Monday from 12 p.m. until the hour of service at the funeral chapel.

     Pallbearers will be J. R. Craddock, Will Crossfield, Eddie Allen, Brandon Armstrong, Nate Sims and Harry Barnett. 

     Memorials are suggested to: the charity of one's choice.

     Expressions of sympathy may be sent to the family at www.ransdellfuneralchapel.com.

 

MARGARET HOLLAND

     Margaret June Sharpton Holland, widow of Frederick Hugh Holland, died February 15, 2017.

     Born August 5, 1923, in West Blocton, Alabama, she was the second daughter of Lelias Coleman Sharpton and June Moore Sharpton.

     She grew up as one of five children and lived through the Great Depression, World War II, the Space Age, and the Internet. She took all of it in stride. In 1941, she had the courage to travel across the United States to marry the man she loved before he left for the South Pacific and WWII. She remained the devoted wife of Frederick Hugh Holland for 69 years. Their story of love and devotion inspired all who knew them. Throughout those years, she traveled around the world, worked tirelessly for causes in which she believed, and raised two daughters to make a difference in the world whenever and wherever they could. Margaret was a creative photographer, painter, and writer who published poetry well into her eighties, and faced each day with excitement and joy.  She lived every day to its fullest and loved every person to her utmost.

     She goes to join her beloved husband, but leaves behind three siblings: Lelias Coleman Sharpton, Jr., Louise Sharpton Vaughn, and Peggy Ann Sharpton Burgess; two daughters, Kathy Holland Shewmaker (James T. Shewmaker) and Frieda Holland Gebert (Mark A. Gebert); four grandchildren, Kathryn Olivia Shewmaker Brown (Brandon), Erin Ansley Shewmaker Hughes (Matt), Phillip Barron Carlisle (Leah) and Morgan James Gebert; as well as two great-granddaughters, Ansley Grace Hughes and Charlotte Paige Hughes.

     Funeral services will be held at 4 p.m. Sunday, February 19, at the Harrodsburg United Methodist Church by Garland Hawkins. Burial will follow in Spring Hill Cemetery.

     Visitation will be Sunday at the church from 3 p.m. until the hour of service.

     Margaret Holland was a woman of steadfast faith whose “children will rise up and call her blessed.” (Proverbs 31:28)

     Expressions of sympathy made be sent to the family at www.ransdellfuneralchapel.com.

     Arrangements by Ransdell Funeral Chapel, Harrodsburg.

 

GLENDA FERRELL

     Glenda Faye Ferrell, age 74, of Hwy 39 South in Crab Orchard, passed away Tuesday, February 14, 2017 at Ephraim McDowell Regional Medical Center in Danville.

     Born Saturday, February 13, 1943 in the Broughtontown Community of Lincoln County, she was the daughter of the late Homer Edward & Nellie McClure Benge.

     Her loving husband, whom she married June 10, 1975, is Gary Donald Ferrell of Crab Orchard.

     Glenda was a homemaker and member of Mt. Zion Church of Christ.  Glenda loved to garden, sew, quilted for many people, and was known for her delicious fried apple pies.  She was the best wife and mother and loved her family dearly.

     In addition to her husband, Glenda leaves behind: one son, Michael Wayne Padgett (Dana Lee) of Harrodsburg; two daughters, Karen McWhorter (Larry) of New Salem, and Sherry Naylor (Andrew) of Stanford; five grandchildren, Korey McWhorter (Tiffany), Hayden Padgett, Landon Padgett, Victoria Slusher, and Sadie Naylor; one great-grandson, Maverick McWhorter; one sister, Jeannie Elder (Wayne) of Brodhead; and a special niece, Kim Taylor.

     In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by four brothers, Virgil Benge, Harold Benge, Marvin Benge, and Danny Benge.

     A funeral service will be held at 1 p.m. Friday, February 17, at the Fox & Friend Funeral Home with Bro. Curt Herrington officiating the service. Burial will follow in Mt. Zion Church of Christ Cemetery.

     Michael Wayne Padgett, Korey McWhorter, Hayden Padgett, Landon Padgett, Larry McWhorter, Andrew Naylor, Wayne Elder, and John Taylor will serve as active pallbearers.

The isitation will be held from 11 a.m. -1 p.m. Friday at the funeral home.

     Fox & Friend Funeral Home, Stanford, is entrusted with Glenda’s arrangements.

     Guest book at www.friendfuneralhomes.com.

 

PEGGY BARNES

     Peggy Sue Barnes, 81, of Harrodsburg, wife of David Barnes, died Wednesday, Feb. 1, 2017, at her home. 

     Born Oct. 24, 1935, in Irvine, she was the daughter of the late William Henry and Mary Jane Hounschell Doutaz.

     She was a graduate of Lafayette High School, attended the University of Kentucky, was a former employee of St. Joseph Hospital and was a member of the Hill-N-Dale Christian Church.

     Survivors, in addition to her husband, include: one daughter, Toyah (Greg) Robey of Harrodsburg, and two granddaughters, Austin Colleen Robey and Haley Jane Robey.

     Funeral services were held Friday, Feb. 3, at Bluegrass Memorial Gardens, Nicholasville, with Darrell Hahn officiating.

     Memorial contributions are suggested to Heritage Hospice, PO Box 1213, Danville, KY 40423.

(HH Thu Feb 16, 2017)

 

 

 

MITCHELL BURNS

     Mitchell Burns, 89, of Mackville, husband of Dotty Shewmaker Burns, died Tuesday, Feb. 7, 2017, at the Baptist Health Lexington.

     Born Sept. 30, 1927, in Washington County, he was the son of the late Reco and Lillie Warner Burns.

     He was a 1946 graduate of Mackville High School, was a retired procurement manager for Armour Foods/ConAgra, was a former farmer in the Cardwell Community of Washington County and was a member of the Mackville Baptist Church.

     Survivors, in addition to his wife, include: one daughter, Alice (Emmitt) Gaines of Versailles; four sons, Larry (Pat) Burns of Lexington, Martin (Mary Jane) Burns of Springfield, Bob (Ginger) Burns of Owensboro and Terry Burns of Versailles; one sister, Nona Schildknecht of Louisville; nine grandchildren; eleven great-grandchildren and several nieces and nephews.

     He was preceded in death by one sister, Velma Jenkins Young, and two brothers, Randall Burns and Verlin Burns.

     Funeral services were held Saturday, Feb. 11, at the Mackville Baptist Church with Rev. James Harley, Rev. John McDaniel and Rev. Doug Davis officiating. Burial was at the Peter Cemetery in Mackville.

     Pallbearers were James Sears, Michael Burns, Ashley Burns, Aaron Kegley, Todd Wetzel and Chris Hensley. Honorary pallbearers were deacons of Mackville Baptist Church Sam Stumph, Glenn Best, Jerry Goodlett, Gary Carney, Bobby Russell, Kevin Riley and Steve Parrott.

(HH Thu Feb 16, 2017)

 

MARY BURTON

     Mary Burton, 94, of Harrodsburg, widow of Hunter Burton, died Thursday, Feb. 9, 2017, at the Willows in Harrodsburg.

     Born March 6, 1922, in Bath County, she was the daughter of the late Noah and Estella Corbin Smith.

     She owned and operated the Harrodsburg Dish Barn, served on the Harrodsburg Board of Education, served on the Haggin Memorial Hospital Board, was a Mercer County Extension Agent, was a member of the Harrodsburg Christian Church and a member of the Progressive Homemakers Club.

     Survivors include: three daughters, Mary Sue (David) Duhe of San Clemente, Calif., Ann Hunter (Terry Sutherland) Burton of Harrodsburg and Louise (Harry) Bush of Lexington; one son, Ed (Pam) Burton of Venice, Fla.; one sister, Dortha Oatts of Lexington; one brother, Hissel Smith of Bethel and four grandchildren.

     She was preceded in death by one brother, Richard Smith and one grandson, Noah Burton.

Funeral services were held Monday, Feb. 13, at the Harrodsburg Christian Church with Don Chase and Gaye Haralu officiating. Burial was in Spring Hill Cemetery.

     Memorial contributions are suggested to the Alzheimer’s Association, 6100 Dutchmans Lane, Suite 401, Louisville, KY 40205, the Harrodsburg Christian Church, 305 South Main Street, Harrodsburg, KY 40330, or the James B. Haggin Memorial Hospital, 464 Linden Ave, Harrodsburg, KY 40330.

(HH Thu Feb 16, 2017)

 

JUSTUS COLVIN

     Justus Roddicks Colvin, Jr., 82, died Monday, February 6, 2017, at the Springfield Nursing & Rehab Center, Springfield.

     Born August 24, 1934, in Washington County, he was the son of the late Justus R. and Wilma Colvin.

     Survivors include: one daughter, Justina C. Bockey of Delphos, OH; two sons, Owen Colvin of Harrodsburg, and Richard Colvin; one sister, Judy Lee Coulter of Springfield; one brother, Mike Colvin of Springfield; and has several grandchildren.

     Memorial service to be held at a later date. Ransdell Funeral Chapel in charge of arrangements.

     Memorials are suggested to a charity of one's choice.

     Expressions of sympathy may be sent to the family at www.ransdellfuneralchapel@bellsouth.com.

     (Note: This obituary was not included in the February 16, 2017 issue of the Harrodsburg Herald)

 

JAMES HAWTHORNE

     James Edward “Jim” Hawthorne, 91, of Harrodsburg, widower of Nancy Robinson Hawthorne, died Monday, Feb. 13, 2017, at Baptist Health in Lexington.

     Born in Anderson County, he was the son of the late Virgil and Lydia Martin Hawthorne Case.

He was a member, Deacon, and former Trustee at Mt. Freedom Baptist Church, member of Emulation Masonic Lodge #688, farmer, retired from Square D after 25 years of service and served in the U.S. Army during WWII.

     Mr. Hawthorne is survived by his son, James Dayle (Jenny) Hawthorne of Harrodsburg; two granddaughters, Nicole (Jamie) Wilson of Harrodsburg, and Amy (Eric) Satterly of Lawrenceburg; four great-grandchildren, Michael (Kathryn Aldridge) Mills, Nicolas Wilson, Rachel Satterly and Jenna Dayle Satterly; two great-great grandsons, Westin Mills and Mason Aldridge Mills; half-sister, Edith (Clinton Ray) Springate of Louisville, and several nieces and nephews.

     He was preceded in death by a sister, Louise Stoner; three brothers, Clyde, Paul, and Marvin Hawthorne, and his beloved dog, Duke.

     Funeral services are today, Thursday, Feb. 16, at 1 p.m. at Mt. Freedom Baptist Church with Bro. Jamie Chesser and Bro. John McDaniel officiating. Burial is in Bethel Cemetery with military rites. 

     Visitation Wednesday, Feb. 15, 4–8 p.m. at Gash Memorial Chapel with a Masonic service at 7 p.m., and visitation after 10 a.m. Thursday at the church.

     Memorial contributions are suggested to the Senior Companion Program at Bluegrass Community Action Partnership, 111 Professional Court, Frankfort, KY 40601, or Hospice of the Bluegrass, 663 Teton Trail, Frankfort, KY 40601.

PAID OBIT.

(HH Thu Feb 16, 2017)

 

KENNETH HURST

     Kenneth G. Hurst, 82, widower of the late Betty D. Hurst, died Monday, Feb. 13, 2017, at his home.

     He was born June 1, 1934, in Washington County, he was the son of the late Brack and Mayme Hendron Hurst.

     Mr. Hurst was retired from Abbott Laboratories where he worked as a pharmaceutical sales rep. He also served as an elder and sang in the Glory Boys Quartet at the Hill-n-Dale Christian Church. He was also an avid golfer.

     Survivors include: two sons, Kevin Kenneth Hurst and Lee Todd (Brenda) Hurst; one daughter, Tami Rose (Stan) Lee, and five grandchildren, Shannon Hurst, Corinne Hawbaker, Brack Hurst, Emma Hurst and Addie Lee.

     He was preceded in death by a daughter, Janice Lynn Hurst, and brother, Donald Hurst.

     Funeral services will be held Saturday, Feb. 18, at 1 p.m. at the Clays Mill Road Baptist Church with Pastor Jeff Fugate, Pastor Wayne Holcomb and Rep. Stan Lee officiating. Interment will be private in Peter Cemetery in Mackville.

     Visitation Saturday, Feb. 18, from 11 a.m. until the time of service at the church.

     Memorial contributions are suggested to Hospice of the Bluegrass, 2312 Alexandria Drive, Lexington, KY 40504.

PAID OBIT.

(HH Thu Feb 16, 2017)

 

DONALD KIRKLAND

     Donald Kirkland, 89, of Campbellsville, died Saturday, Feb. 11, 2017, in Louisville.

     Born Dec. 7, 1927, in Mercer County, he was the son of the late Clarence Kirkland and Josie Lou Devine Kirkland.

     He was of the Baptist faith. He was a veteran, having served his country honorably in the United States Air Force. He was the retired manager, worldwide for Ingersoll Rand.

     He united in marriage to Anne Kurtz Jan. 24, 1946. She preceded him in death Dec. 3, 1999.

     He was a Silver Life Master Bridge Player and an active member of the Campbellsville Bridge Club.

     He is survived by two sons, David Kirkland of Long Beach, Wash., and Greg Kirkland of Elkhorn; one daughter, Donna (Gregg) Williams of Campbellsville; six grandchildren, Josh Kirkland, Angela Denham, Simon Kirkland, Nathan (Jessica) Williams, Tyler (Brittany) Williams and J.T. (Felicia) Williams; ten great-grandchildren, Jackson Williams, Annabelle Williams, Blaydon Williams, Brooks Williams, Russ Williams, Madison Kirkland, Ashlee Kirkland, Joshua Epperson, Jacob Roby and Amory Denham; one sister, Geneva Jenkins of Harrodsburg; two sisters-in-law, Audrey Kirkland and Kaye Woods; several nieces and nephews and many other relatives and friends.

     He was preceded in death by two brothers, Kenneth Kirkland and Byford Kirkland, and a special friend, Dorothy Beard.

     Funeral services were held Tuesday, Feb. 14, at Parrott & Ramsey Funeral Home in Campbellsville by Dr. Neil Salvaterra. Burial was in Spring Hill Cemetery in Harrodsburg.

     Memorial contributions are suggested to the First United Methodist Church Gymnasium Fund and may be sent to the Parrot and Ramsey Funeral Home at 418 Lebanon Ave. Campbellsville KY 42718.

PAID OBIT.

(HH Thu Feb 16, 2017)

 

 

 

 

JUDY MCGLOTHLIN

     Judy Kay McGlothlin, 65, wife of Gary M. McGlothlin, died Tuesday, Feb. 7, 2017, at the James B. Haggin Memorial Hospital.

     Born Sept. 11, 1951, she was the daughter of the late Julius Estes and Catherine Lowry Carroll.

She was a former employee for the Kentucky State Department of Disability and was a member of Fellowship Baptist Church.

     Survivors, in addition to her husband, include: one son, Jason (Jannesy) Estes of Nicholasville; one daughter, Lindsey Williams of Harrodsburg; five grandchildren, Madelyn Hoskins, Christopher Estes, Triston Yazell, Derrick Yazell, and Xavier Estes, and several nieces and nephews.

     She was preceded in death by one daughter, Emma Brooke Williams; two brothers, Barry Lee Estes and John Allen Monroe, and one sister, Sheila Prather.

     Funeral services were held Saturday, Feb. 11, at the Alexander & Royalty Funeral Home with Bro. Hilary Claypool officiating. Burial was in Spring Hill Cemetery.

     Pallbearers were Gary Lowry, Tim Lowry, Peter Larkin, Jimmy Gibson, David Gibson, and Jackie Satterly.

     Memorial contributions are suggested to the National Multiple Sclerosis Society, 1201 Story Avenue, Suite 200, Louisville, KY  40206 or visit www.nationalmssociety.org.

(HH Thu Feb 16, 2017)

 

ROBERT PHILLIPS

     Robert E. Phillips, 73, of Harrodsburg, husband of Patricia Faye Smith Phillips, died Monday, Feb. 13, 2017, at his home.

     Born Oct. 4, 1943, in Lincoln Co., he was the son of the late Joe Mack and Mattie Pearl (Hale) Phillips.

     He was the retired owner of Rob’s Car Care, an Army veteran of the Vietnam War, and was a member of the Harrodsburg United Methodist Church.

     Survivors, in addition to his wife, include: three daughters, Lynette (Norman) Hall of Harrodsburg, Neana (Devon) Dugan of Lexington and Traci Gondran of St. Peters, Mo.; one son, Christopher Troy Roberts of Frankfort;   two sisters, Bessie Murphy of Harrodsburg and Janie Morgan of Louisville; three brothers, Elberta Phillips of Crab Orchard, Allen (Portia) Phillips of Grants Lick and Phillip W. Phillips of Lexington; ten grandchildren and four great grandchildren.

     He was preceded in death by eight siblings, Juanita, Ruth, Lillian, Dellie, Mack, Edward, Odell and Wheeler.

     Funeral services are today, Thursday, Feb. 16, 2017, at 11 a.m. at the Harrodsburg United Methodist Church with Garland Hawkins officiating. Burial will be in Spring Hill Cemetery.

     Visitation Wednesday, Feb. 15, 5–8 p.m. at the Ransdell Funeral Chapel, Harrodsburg, and Thursday, after 9 a.m. at Harrodsburg United Methodist Church.

     Memorial contributions are suggested to Harrodsburg United Methodist Church, 128 S. Chiles St., Harrodsburg, KY 40330 or to Relay for Life, P.O. Box 411, Harrodsburg, KY 40330.

     Expressions of sympathy may be sent to the family at www.ransdellfuneralchapel.com.

(HH Thu Feb 16, 2017)

 

REBECCA WILLIAMS

     Rebecca Jo Williams, 65, died Tuesday, Feb. 14, 2017, at the Jewish Hospital in Louisville. 

     Born Feb. 10, 1952, in Mercer County, she was the daughter of the late Walter Carroll and Marjorie Marie Grubbs Williams. 

     She was a retired employee of Createc, and a member of the Battle Baptist Church.

     Survivors include: one son, Tony (Eve) Harmon of Burgin; one daughter, Dawn (Michael) Sternik of Harrodsburg; four brothers, Carrol (Betty) Williams, Stevie (Darlene) Williams and Mark (DeeDee) Williams, all of Harrodsburg, and Jimmy Williams of Stanford; four sisters, Phyllis Williams, Rita (Boone) Elliott, Denise (Scott) Williams all of Harrodsburg, and Lisa Garrison of Lawrenceburg; six grandchildren; two great-grandchildren and several nieces and nephews.

     She was preceded in death by two brothers, Kenney and Bruce Williams. and one sister, Judy Gayle Williams.

     Funeral services will be held 1 p.m. Friday, Feb. 17, at the Alexander & Royalty Funeral Home with Mark Williams officiating. Burial will be in Spring Hill Cemetery.

     Pallbearers will be Michael Sternik, Scott Edwards, John Elliott, Foster Elliott, Adam Elliott and Matthew Abrams.

     Honorary pallbearers will be Tanner Harmon, Levi Harmon, Trent Harmon, Chance Harmon, Briana Harmon and Kala Edwards.

     Visitation will be 11 a.m. Friday, Feb. 17, at Alexander & Royalty Funeral Home.

     Expressions of sympathy may be sent to the family at www.alexanderandroyalty.com.

(HH Thu Feb 16, 2017)

 

VINCE WOOLDRIDGE

     Vince Alfred “Al” Wooldridge, 88, of Harrodsburg, husband of Elaine Holyak Wooldridge, died Wednesday, Feb. 8, 2017, at the Willows in Harrodsburg.

     Born Jan. 27, 1929, in Anawalt, W.Va., he was the son of the late Coy Thomas and Betty Blevins Wooldridge.

     He was the former owner-operator of Speed Queen Laundromat and was a member of the St. Andrew Catholic Church.

     Survivors, in addition to his wife, include: one daughter, Terri (Allen) McQuerry of Harrodsburg; one son, Bruce (Debbie) Wooldridge of Stanford; one sister, Mamie Presley of Cleveland, Ohio; six grandchildren and eight great-grandchildren.

     He was preceded in death by one sister, Oma Wooldridge, and one brother, James Wooldridge.

     A private family service is planned. Burial will be in the St. Andrew Catholic Church Columbarium.

     Memorial contributions are suggested to the St. Andrew Building Fund, 1125 Danville Rd., Harrodsburg, KY 40330 or the Willows at Harrodsburg, 464 Linden Ave., Harrodsburg, KY 40330.

(HH Thu Feb 16, 2017)