Mercer County Obits

 

 

 

DARRELL DICKERSON

Darrell Dickerson, 55, of Harrodsburg, died Wednesday, April 17, 2019, at his home.

Born March 15, 1964, in Madison County, he was the son of the late Daniel Dickerson, and Joyce Parke Dickerson, of Richmond.

He was the owner of Shear Pleasure and Salon Bleu, Lexington, and was a member of the Harrodsburg Christian Church, where he served on several committees and as Deacon.

Survivors, other than his mother, include: sister in law, Barbara Isham of Harrodsburg, sister in law, Vonda Gail Clark of Richmond; niece, April Dawn (Kenny) Deckert; nephews, Daniel Dwight Dickerson and Lewis Campbell.

He was preceded in death by his spouse Walter Robert Parsons, and a brother, Dwight Dickerson.

Funeral services will be 2:30 p.m. Sunday, April 21, at the Harrodsburg Christian Church by Gaye Haralu. Burial will follow in Spring Hill Cemetery, Harrodsburg.

Visitation will be from 5 - 8 p.m. Saturday at the Ransdell Funeral Chapel, Harrodsburg, and after 1:30 p.m. Sunday at the church.

Pallbearers will be Kevin and John Perkins, Scott Moseley, Perry Dressler, Smith Perkins, Paul Blacketer, Robert Preston, and Wayne Dollins. Honorary bearers are Deacon and Elders of the Harrodsburg Christian Church.

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

 

 

DONALD GRAY

Donald Filmore Gray, 80, of Harrodsburg, husband of Anna Mae Bond, died Wednesday at the Ephraim McDowell Haggin Memorial Hospital, Harrodsburg.

Donald was born September 6, 1938, in Fleming County, he was the son of the late William Herman and the late Maggie Frances Harrington Gray. 

He was a member of the Bethel Baptist Church and the owner and operator of the Mayo Store.

     Donald is survived by: his wife, Anna Mae (Bond) Gray; one daughter, Donna Prather; four sons, Steven (Linda) Gray, Mark (Mary) Gray, David (Linda) Gray and Timothy (Cindy) Gray, all of Harrodsburg; one brother, Russell Gray of Winchester;  nine grandchildren, six great-grandchildren and one step grandchild.

     Visitation will be from 10 a.m.-1 p.m. Saturday; April 20, at the Bethel Baptist Church.

Pallbearers will be: Paul Gray, Zachary Gray, Ethan Gray, Timothy Gray, Josh Karsner, and James Drury.

     Funeral service will be at 1:00 pm Saturday at Bethel Baptist Church by Stephen Brogli and Lester Tirey. Burial will follow in the Bethel Baptist Cemetery.

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

 

 

 

RUTH SMITH

Ruth Ann Hawes Smith, 58, of Salvisa, daughter of John and Lois Martin Hawes, died Wednesday, April 17, 2019 at the Harrodsburg Health and Rehabilitation Center.

Born September 7, 1960 in Lincoln Park, MI., she was a certified nurse assistant for over 35 years at several nursing homes across Kentucky, most recently at Cardinal Hill Hospital in Lexington. She was a kind, compassionate, dedicated care giver, always worried more about others than herself and was beloved by her patients and coworkers.

She was an active congregant of Harrodsburg United Methodist Church and avid supporter of missions.  She had a boundless capacity to love others, especially her nieces and nephews, and fierce dedication to her fur babies.  We will remember her fondness of all things frog-related.  We will remember the sound of her infectious laugh, open and free.  We will remember her independent, resilient spirit.  We will remember her healing, gentle hands.  She faced the end of her life with bravery and was ready to meet her Savior.  She passed peacefully with family by her side after a long illness.

Besides her parents, Ruth Ann is survived by: one brother Roy, (Gail) Hawes; and one sister, Martha (Gene) Robertson of Harrodsburg.  She was loved by two nieces, six nephews, and 14 grand nieces and nephews.

Friends and family are invited to pay their respects at 11 a.m. Saturday, April 20, at the Harrodsburg United Methodist Church. 

A celebration of life service will begin at 2 p.m. Saturday at the church with Revs. Allen Gibson and Lynn Releford officiating

Pallbearers will be Benjamin Price, Daniel Price, David Price, Matthew Hawes, Samuel Hawes, Nathan Hawes, and Tod Moeller.

A graveside service will be held 2 p.m. C.S.T. on Monday, April 22, at Mt. Pisgah Baptist Church Cemetery in Bremen, KY.

Alexander & Royalty Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.

Expressions of sympathy may take the form of donations to Harrodsburg United Methodist Church Volunteers in Missions, P.O. Box 273, Harrodsburg, KY 40330.

To share your memories or to send a message to the family, please visit www.alexanderandroyalty.com.

 

GALEN YODER

Galen S. Yoder, 91, widower of Frieda Yoder, died Monday, April 15, 2019.

Born March 14, 1928 in Somerset, he was the son of the late Simon L. and Lydia Yoder.

He is survived by: four daughters, Rachel Yoder of GA, Sara Lydia (Laben) of Costa Rica, Rosanna (Carlos) Villalobas of Costa Rica and Gloria (Elidier) Villalobas of Costa Rica; seven sons, Joseph (Miriam) Yoder of Baraga, MI, Rueben (Nancy) Yoder of TX, Galen (Sylvia) Yoder, Jr. of Pelkie, MI, Simon (Ruth) Yoder of Montezuma, GA, Herman (Linda) Yoder of Costa Rica, Titus (Gladys) Yoder of MT, Ralph (Azucena) Yoder of Costa Rica and one son-in-law: John (Barbara) Miller of TX.

He was preceded in death by one daughter, Leona Yoder Miller, four sisters, two brothers, one grandson, one stillborn granddaughter and two great grandsons.

Funeral services will be conducted 10 a.m. Friday, April 19, at the Mercer Bible Fellowship. Burial will be in the Mercer Bible Fellowship Cemetery.

Visitation will be held from 2 p.m. until 4 p.m. and 6 p.m. until 8 p.m. Thursday, April 18, at the Mercer Bible Fellowship.

To share your memories or to leave a message for the family, please visit: www.alexanderandroyalty.com.

 

 

MARYAM HOOPER

Maryam "Mary" Karmustagy Hooper, 64, of Harrodsburg, died Wednesday, April 10, 2019, in Danville.

Born Dec. 23, 1954, in The Kingdom of Bahrain, she was the daughter of the late Jaffar Mohamed and Zainab Abdula Karmustagy.

She was a homemaker and former caregiver.

Survivors include: a brother, Abdul Wahed J. Azhari, Bahrain; a special friend, Larry Hamilton, Harrodsburg.

No services are planned at this time. Arrangements by the Ransdell Funeral Chapel.

 

 

RHONDA RATLIFF

Rhonda Lynell Ratliff, age 68, of Harrodsburg, passed away on Friday, February 1, 2019 at Ephraim McDowell Haggin Memorial Hospital in Harrodsburg.

Born November 11, 1950 in Pikeville, she was the daughter of the late Foster and Beth Scott Ratliff.

She was a graduate of Mullins High School in Pikeville, and received her nursing degree at UK Prestonsburg Campus and went on to be a registered nurse at Baptist East in Louisville. She loved to paint, write, flower gardening, loved cats and was a former member of the Oldham Woods Church of Christ in LaGrange, KY.

Survivors include: a brother, Randy (Pam) Ratliff of Danville; two nephews, Scott (Katie) Ratliff and Blake (Brianna) Ratliff both of Danville; a niece, Megan (Andrew) Minton of Covington; and several great nieces.

Other than her parents Rhonda was preceded in death by a sister, Annette Bradstreet.

A memorial service may be held at a later date.

Arrangements were entrusted to Sims Funeral Services in Harrodsburg.

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

 

 

WILLIAM FISHER, III

William Carroll Fisher, III, age 79, of Harrodsburg, husband of Sandra Engers Fisher, passed away on Monday, April 15, 2019 at Harrodsburg Health Care Center in Harrodsburg.

Born November 16, 1939 in Winchester, he was the son of the late William Caroll and Myrtle Bruce Fisher II.

He was a veteran of the U.S. Air Force during the Korean War, was a life-long fan of the University of Kentucky Wildcat basketball and football teams and a member of the Rosemont Presbyterian Church in Lexington.

Survivors, other than his wife, include: one daughter, Kim Fisher of Ona, WV; one son, William (Stacie) Fisher IV of Huntington, WV; one sister, Betty (Charles) Baesler of Frankfort; one brother, David (Mary Louise) Fisher of Lexington; three grandchildren, Emmalyn Faith Fisher and Adam Cayton both of Huntington, WV and Ben Cayton of Ona, WV; two great-grandchildren, Bryce Caton of Bockhannon, WV and Ava Cayton of Huntington, WV.

Funeral services will be conducted at 11 a.m. Friday, April 19, at Sims Funeral Services by Joshua Stime. Burial will be in Lexington Cemetery in Lexington.

Visitation will be Friday, April 19, from 9 a.m. until the hour of service at Sims Funeral Services.

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

 

 

 

SAMANTHA CONOVER

Samantha Christian Conover, 24, of Harrodsburg, died Friday, April 12, 2019, at Norton’s Hospital in Louisville.

Born July 18, 1994, in Danville, she was the daughter of Spencer (Tabitha) Conover and Regina Turpin all of Harrodsburg.

She was a graduate of Mercer County High School, attended BCTC nursing program, was a care giver at The Harrod at Great Meadows in Harrodsburg and attended the Perryville Church of God.

Survivors, in addition to her parents, include: fiancé, Mark Stinnettt of Harrodsburg; one daughter, Braelynn Shae Stinnett of Harrodsburg; two brothers, Nathan (Ragan McCain) Bottoms of Harrodsburg and Noah Conover of Berea; paternal grandparents, Michael and Carol Conover of Harrodsburg; three nieces; two nephews; several aunts, uncles, cousins and , friends.

She was preceded in death by her maternal grandparents Edward and Gladys Turpin.

Funeral services were held on Monday, April 15, at Sims Funeral Services with Brother Larry Camic and Brother Tucker Huntsinger. Burial was in Parksville Cemetery.

Pallbearers were Josh Conover, Noah Conover, Darrell Jones, Emily Turpin, Nathan Bottoms and Robbie Warner. Honorary pallbearers were Marcus Walker, Scott Conover, Bubba Briscoe, Ben Pierce and Zachary Jones.

The family would like to offer special thanks to the entire staff of Norton’s Hospital in Louisville.

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

(HH Thu Apr 18, 2019)

 

HELEN COLE

Helen Rose Verlander Cole, 105, of Harrodsburg, widow of Carroll G. Cole, died Sunday, April 14, 2019, at the Willows – Harrodsburg.

Born on Oct. 25, 1913, in Ellerson, Virginia, she was the daughter of the late Lewis Hunter and Mary Thomas Verlander.

She graduated from Smithdeal College in 1932, where she studied business and office management. During World War II, she worked at Langley Field in New Port News, Virginia as the personal secretary to Lt. General Frank M. Andrews. During her time there, she met one of the Wright Brothers, Charles Lindbergh and Chuck Yeager. She also met her husband, Carroll G. Cole. After World War II ended, they moved to Harrodsburg, Kentucky to raise their beloved children, Carolyn and John William.

Helen was an active member of the community and a woman of faith, a member of the Harrodsburg United Methodist Church, and former president of the United Methodist Women. She was a gifted pianist. She served as the church’s organist for many years. She also enjoyed playing for her grandchildren, who have fond memories of singing and dancing to her music. Helen loved to bake. Her family will warmly remember her raisin pie and “famous” strawberry cake. She grew award-winning African Violets. Through her eighties, she proudly worked in her garden at her home in Lexington, Kentucky, where she raised the azaleas she brought with her from her home in Virginia.  

She is survived by her children: John William Cole of Lexington and Carolyn G. Cole of Harrodsburg; her grandchildren, Aaron Ann Cole-Funfsinn (Greg) of Lexington, Catherine Cole Cimino (Greg) of New York and John Hart Cole (Karin) of Seattle; her five great-grandchildren, Sawyer James and Gus William Funfsinn of Lexington, Cole Rocco and Luca John Cimino of New York and Quinn Faith Cole of Seattle; and her niece, Patricia Verlander Skelton of Harrodsburg.

She was preceded in death by her siblings William Verlander (Ruth) and Dorothy Verlander Shelburne (George). Her family adored her and will miss her terribly.

The funeral service will be held 1 p.m., Friday, April 19, 2019, at the Ransdell Funeral Chapel by John Hockersmith and Allen Gibson. Burial will follow in the Spring Hill Cemetery, Harrodsburg. Visitation will be held 11 a.m., Friday, at the Ransdell Funeral Chapel.

In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to the Harrodsburg United Methodist Church.

Helen’s family wishes to extend its heartfelt gratitude to The Willows at Harrodsburg for their loving caring of Helen.

Paid Obit

(HH Thu Apr 18, 2019)

 

CHARLENE ELLIS

Charlene Ellis, 81,widow of Woody Ellis, died Saturday, March 30, 2019, at the Lakeland Regional Health, Lakeland, Florida.

Born April 21, 1937, in Mercer County, she was the daughter of the late Kie and Blanche Shewmaker Fallis.

She was a retired Square D employee.

Survivors include: one sister, Ann Nichols of Harrodsburg.

She was preceded in death by one brother: Kie Fallis Jr.

Funeral services were held Saturday, April 13, at Ransdell Funeral Chapel. A private committal service was held at the Ebenezer Cemetery.

Memorial contributions are suggested to Gideon’s International, P.O. Box 176, Harrodsburg, KY 40330.

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

(HH Thu Apr 18, 2019)

 

 

ANTHONY FARMER SR.

Anthony Wayne Farmer Sr., 51, of Harrodsburg, died Saturday, April 13, 2019.

Born Nov. 20, 1967, in Mercer County, he was the son of the late Varnard Jullian and Janet Kathleen Grubbs Farmer.

He was a mason for Otis Masonry.

Survivors include: one daughter, Chasity (Callahan) McIntosh of Waco; one son, Anthony Wayne (Megan Ritchey) Farmer Jr. of Harrodsburg; five sisters, Julia Candler of Danville, Renee (Doug) Fields of Somerset, Thresa (Shannon) Mitchell of Stanford, Bobbie Jo Caldwell of Nicholasville and Dana (Brian) Garrett of Liberty; two brothers, Jeffery (Lisa) Farmer of Jacksonville, NC and J. R. Kennedy of Stanford and two grandchildren.

Funeral services were held Wednesday, April 17, at the Ransdell Funeral Chapel.

Memorial contributions are suggested to the family to assist with expenses.

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

(HH Thu Apr 18, 2019)

 

 

 

WILLIAM GRAHAM

William Edward “ED” Graham, age 49, of Harrodsburg, passed away Monday, April 8, 2019 in Danville.

Born March 29, 1970 in Lexington, he was the son of the late William Chester Graham and Rita Johnson Dunn of Lancaster. 

Ed had been a construction worker most of his life and a member of Bryantsville Missionary Baptist Church.

In addition to his mother, his survivors include a daughter, Alex Naylor of Danville, a sister, Sherry Goode of Lancaster, and his companion, Harriett Mullins of Harrodsburg.

The family has chosen to honor his wishes and cremation rites have been honored.

No other services are scheduled at this time.

Ramsey-Young Funeral Home in charge of arrangements.

(Note: This obituary was not included in the April 18, 2019 issue of the Harrodsburg Herald)

 

 

 

MARK HAMANN

Mark Alan Hamann, 71, of Wilmore, husband of Wendy Tyree Sellars Hamann, died Monday, April 15, 2019, at his home in Wilmore.

Born Jan. 18, 1948, in Chicago, Illinois, he was the son of the late Cecil B. and the late Ruth Emily Weller Hamann.

He served in the U.S. Army during the Vietnam war and worked construction for Tutt Construction in Lexington.

Survivors, in addition tohis wife, include: two sons, Mark A. Hamann Jr. of Nicholasville and B.J. Gardner of Lexington; one brother, Paul R. Hamann of Wilmore and four grandchildren.

Funeral services will be held today, Thursday, April 18, at Camp Nelson National Cemetery with Anthony Givens officiating.

Pallbearers are Mark A. Hamann Jr, B.J. Gardner, Nathan Richardson, Dennis Horton, Marc Dock, Johnathan Sellars, Donavon Euton and Joe Wollums.

Memorial contributions are suggested to help the family with expenses.

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

(HH Thu Apr 18, 2019)

 

 

LADONNA HARDIN

LaDonna Gail Devine Hardin, 51, wife of Michael H. Hardin, died Wednesday, April 10, 2019, at the University of Kentucky Bluegrass Hospice Care Center.

Born Dec. 2, 1967, in Harrodsburg, she was the daughter of the late Jewell Duff and Evelyn May Wilburn Devine.

She was a veterinary technician at Nash, Cleveland, and Godfrey Veterinary Clinic and was a member of Living Waters Worship Center.

Survivors, in addition to her husband, include: one daughter, Katie Hardin of Harrodsburg and one sister, Mary Graham of Harrodsburg.

She was preceded in death by one brother, Jimmy Donald Devine.

A Celebration of LaDonna’s Life will be held at Studio G in Harrodsburg at a later date.

Alexander and Royalty Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.

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

(HH Thu Apr 18, 2019)

 

 

KENDALL PATTON

Kendall Lee Patton, 57, of Harrodsburg, husband of Wanda Jewell Bottoms Patton, died on Friday, April 12, 2019 at St. Joseph Hospice Care Center in Lexington.

Born Dec. 19, 1961 in Harrodsburg, he was the son of Lester Patton Sr. and the late Geraldleen (Burrus) Patton.

He attended Harrodsburg High School, was a truck driver for Cardinal Farms in Bonneville and Southern Ventures Truckers of Simpsonville, was a former Mason and was a member of the Little Zion Baptist Church in Burgin.

Survivors in addition to his wife and father include: five daughters, Desiree Patton of Harrodsburg, Raquel Devine of Versailles, Brittany Patton and Brianne Bradshaw both of Harrodsburg, Shantel Franklin of Versailles; four sons, Adam (Patricia) Hogan of Frankfort, Justin Smith, Devan Patton and Lamont Linton of Harrodsburg; one sister Dewanna Logan of Georgetown; two brothers Lester Patton, Jr. and Raymond (Toni) Patton both of Danville; ten grandchildren and  ten nephews. 

He was preceded in death by one son, Donovan Dakota Patton.

Funeral services will be held, Saturday, April 20, at 1 p.m. at Sims Funeral Services with Dr Phil Yates and Chrys Jones officiating. Burial will be in Maple Grove Cemetery.

Pallbearers are John T. Mayes, James Thurman, Larry Andrews, Larry Hurt, Holden Patterson, and David Lee. Honorary bearers are his sons and grandsons.

Visitation Friday, April 19,  from 5 to 8 p.m. and Saturday, April 20, from 9 a.m. until the hour of service at Sims Funeral Services.

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

(HH Thu Apr 18, 2019)

 

DIAMOND SALMONS

Diamond Salmons, 73, of Harrodsburg, died Thursday, Jan. 3, 2019.

Life celebration and memorial service to be held on Saturday, April 27, at 1 p.m. at Lion’s Park Community Center, located at 450 East Factory Street.

Born July 28, 1945, in Cincinnati, Ohio, he was the son of the late Francis (Jr.) Salmons and Beulah Davidson Salmons of Oneida.

He graduated high school from Oneida Baptist Institute in 1963, graduated Cumberland College with a degree in Elementary Education, and attended Eastern Kentucky University and obtained a Master’s Degree in Special Education.

Survivors include: former wife, Susan Bowling, of Albuquerque, NM; two daughters, Angela Salmons (Bill) Pierce of Fairplay, Colorado and Stephanie Salmons Paulin (Bill) of Albuquerque, NM.; five brothers, Rudolph (Janet), Ernie (Shirley), Timothy (Sharon), Edward (Deborah) and Eric (Kathy) Salmons all of Clay County and five grandchildren.

He was preceded in death by one brother, Frankie Salmons.

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

Paid Obit

(HH Thu Apr 18, 2019)

 

MARY SMITH

Mary M. Smith, 56, of Mackville, died Sunday, April 14, 2019 at the University of Kentucky Medical Center.

Born Jan. 9, 1963 in Seymour, Ind. she was the daughter of the late Raymond Lee and Carolyn Ann Otte Hanner.

She was a homemaker and a Baptist by faith.

Survivors include, her companion: Johnny Boswell; two daughters, Amy (Shawn) Moyer of Hodgenville and Eva (Caleb) Collins of Washington County; one brother, Roger Hanner of Seymour, Ind.;one sister: Cynthia Campbell of Burnside; one step brother, Willis Hall; three step sisters, Cindy Hall, Debbie Hall and Bonnie Hall, three grandchildren and a host of nieces and nephews.

She was preceded in death by one brother, Ricky Hanner and one step brother, Tim Hall.

Funeral services will be today, Thursday, April 18, at 1 p.m. at the Alexander and Royalty Funeral Home with Ron Shaw officiating. Burial will be in the Battle Cemetery.

Pallbearers are Harold Baker, Caleb Collins, Corey Boswell, Brandon Cornish and Dustin Harmon.

To share your memories or to leave a message for the family, please visit: www.alexanderandroyalty.com.

(HH Thu Apr 18, 2019)

 

 

HAROLD THORNTON

Harold Douglas Thornton, 73, of Harrodsburg, husband of Brenda Carol Tatum Thornton, died Tuesday, April 9, 2019, at his home.

Born Jan. 4, 1946, in Harrodsburg, he was the son of the late William Dow and Beulah Jane Lyons Thornton.

He was a self employed carpenter, a former employee for North Mercer Water District, a member of the North American Hunting Club, a member of the US Department of Veterans Affairs, a US Army Veteran of the Vietnam War and was a member of the Deep Creek Baptist Church.

Survivors, in addition to his wife, include: one son, Steven Douglas Thornton of Harrodsburg; one sister, Peggy Jane Gibson of Harrodsburg; one brother, Eugene Thornton of Lancaster; one grandson and several nieces, nephews, cousins and friends.

He was preceded in death by one son, Darryl Wayne Thornton and one daughter, Debra Carol Thornton; two brothers, William L. Thornton and Johnny Lawrence Thornton.

Funeral services were held Friday, April 12, at Sims Funeral Services with Brother Johnny Hockersmith officiating. Burial was in Spring Hill Cemetery.

Pallbearers were Mike Estes, Jeremy Farthing, Davy Noel, Brian Steele, Danny Tatum and Steve Bragg.

Memorial contributions are suggested to the charity of one’s choice.

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

(HH Thu Apr 18, 2019)

 

PAWE’L WINEK

Pawe’l Winek, 44, of Frankfort, died Wednesday, April 10, 2019, at the Norton’s Hospital in Louisville.

Born Sept. 5, 1974, in Warsaw, Poland, he was the son of Andy and Elizabeth Kaminska Winek of Boca Raton, Florida.

Survivors, in addition to his parents, include: one daughter, Emily Winek of Florida; two sons, Daniel and Paul Winek, both of Harrodsburg; two step daughters, Alesha Montanez and Kerry Fernandez; one brother, Chris Winek of Texas; one granddaughter, three nephews, his companion: Angela Lane; and his son’s mother, Kelly Holliday.

Funeral services were held Saturday, April 13, at Ransdell Funeral Chapel. Burial was in the Kirkwood Cemetery in Salvisa.

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

(HH Thu Apr 18, 2019)

 

 

 

 

KYLE YORK

Kyle Brandt York, 19, of Lawrenceburg, died Saturday, April 13, 2019.

Born Jan. 2, 2000, he was the son of Travis Gene (Tammy) York of Harrodsburg and the late Gina Marie Napier York.

He was a 2018 graduate of the Anderson County High School, and was currently a Freshman at Eastern Kentucky University, where he was studying to be a drug counselor.

Survivors, in addition to his father and step mother,  include: two sisters, Shawna Nicole (Maryellen) Stratton of Versailles and Kyiah Emma-Marie Richardson of Lawrenceburg; paternal grandparents, Rodney and Debbie York of Corinth; paternal step grandfather, Rickie (Ana) Long of Shelby County; maternal grandparents, Billie Jean (Larry) Drury of Lawrenceburg; paternal great-grandparents, Donald Eugene and Margie York of Corinth; step grandmother, Barbara Ingram of Harrodsburg and several aunts, uncles and cousins.

He was preceded in death by his paternal grandmother, Sheliah Long; maternal grandfather, Harold Dean Napier and maternal great-grandmother, Emma Jamison

Funeral services are today, Thursday, April 18, at 7 p.m. at the Alton Christian Church in Lawrenceburg with Brother Doug Wesley and Brother Noal Cotton officiating.

Visitation 4 p.m. until the hour of service.

Memorial contributions are suggested to the Kyle York Memorial Fund, c/o Ritchie and Peach Funeral Home, P.O. Box 730, Lawrenceburg, KY 40342.

Ritchie and Peach Funeral Home are in charge of arrangements.

(HH Thu Apr 18, 2019)

 

 

 

WILLIAM YOUNG

William Tyrone Young, age 44, of Harrodsburg, formerly of Springfield, died at 8:59 pm Monday April 8, 2019 at theJames B. Haggin Memorial Hospital in Harrodsburg.

He is survived by his parents, William and Sharon Weathers Young of Springfield; his significant other, Shannah Dorsey of Harrodsburg; a son, DreQuan Terrence Young of Harrodsburg; a daughter, Alyssa Shanesse Young of Harrodsburg; two brothers, Todd DeWayne Young of Dallas, Texas and Brian Allen Young of Springfield; a niece, Brianna Lynette Young and several aunts, uncles and cousins also survive.

A funeral mass for William Tyrone Young was conducted Friday at Holy Rosary Catholic Church with burial in St. Dominic-Holy Rosary Cemetery.

A prayer service was Thursday at Hale-Polin-Robinson Funeral Home in Springfield who is in charge of arrangements and where friends may call from 5 until 8 p.m. on Thursday and again from 7 a.m. until 10:15 a.m. on Friday.

(Note: This obituary was not included in the April 18, 2019 issue of the Harrodsburg Herald)