Washington County Obits

 

 

 

MATTIE PERRY

     Mattie Lewis Perry, age 81, of Willisburg, passed away at 6:07 p.m., Sunday, November 17, 2019 at the Jewish Hospital in Louisville.

     A native of Washington County, she was born on March 9, 1938 to the late Delbert and Essie Baker Lewis.

     She was a member of the Rockbridge Baptist Church and a retired employee of Parkview IGA.

     Preceding her in death was her husband, Kenneth Lee Perry on December 2, 2005; a sister, Louise Pendleton; three brothers, D.L. “Nick”, Owen and James Lewis; a sister-in-law, Marie Lewis and a niece, Beverly Lewis.

     Survivors include; three daughters, Melody Curtsinger (Harold) of Springfield, Kendra Carmickle (Brandon) of Lawrenceburg and Lisa Ballard of Willisburg; two sons, David Perry and Rodney Perry (Leann) of Willisburg; two grandchildren, Amber Ballard and Christopher Perry; two step-grandchildren, Blake and Brennan Burkhead; a sister, Martha Brookshire of Louisville; a sister-in-law, Connie Lewis of Willisburg and 13 nieces and nephews.

     Funeral services will be held at 1 p.m., Thursday, November 21st at the Carey & Son Funeral Home with Rev. Terry McIlvoy, pastor of the Rockbridge Baptist Church, officiating.

     Burial will be in the Evergreen Cemetery at Willisburg.

     Serving as honorary pallbearers will be Christopher Perry, Blake Burkhead and Brennan Burkhead.

     Casket bearers will be David Perry, Rodney Perry, Harold Curtsinger, Brandon Carmickle, Mike Lewis and Todd Lewis.

     Visitation will be from 5 until 8 p.m. Wednesday.

     Carey & Son Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.

 

 

MILDRED NOEL

     Mildred Barnett Noel, age 99, of the Thompsonville Community of Washington County, passed away at 4:08 a.m., Monday, November 18, 2019 at the Ephraim McDowell Regional Medical Center in Danville.

     A native of Washington County, she was born on March 5, 1920 to the late Charlie Wheeler and Nannie Kate Darnell Barnett.

     She was a member of the Thompsonville Baptist Church for eighty-five years and a homemaker.

     Preceding her in death was her husband, Julius C. Noel, Sr. on July 21, 1993; a son, Jimmy Noel on September 1, 2000; five sisters, Lizzie Mae Black, Nellie Fenwick, Margaret Lewis, Pauline Barnett and Shirley Barnett and five brothers, Everett Cecil, Charlie B., Dudley Reid, D.L. and Billy Gene Barnett.

     Survivors include: a daughter, Brenda Jones (Dalton) of Harrodsburg; three sons, Julius Noel, Jr. of Lawrenceburg, Eddie Noel (Lois) and Paul S. Noel (Carolyn Hardin) of Springfield; thirteen grandchildren and thirty-two great grandchildren.

     Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m., Friday, November 22, at the Carey & Son Funeral Home with Rev. Jerry Goss and Rev. Bobby Chesser, officiating.

     Burial will be in the Peter Cemetery at Mackville.

     Serving as honorary pallbearers will be Michelle Ryan, Melissa Taylor, Melynda Matherly, Brenda Sell, Julene Click, Kim Jones, Allena Hamilton, Kelly Bowen, Marie Claunch, Amanda Chambers and Kendall Noel.

     Casket bearers will be Dale Noel, Paul Clifton Noel, Jerry Black, Glenn Black, Barney Sutton, Mark Barnett, James Barnett and Billy Barnett, Jr.

     Visitation will be from 5 until 8 p.m. Thursday at the Carey & Son Funeral Home.

     In lieu of flowers contributions may be made to, The Thompsonville Baptist Church or Washington County Relay for Life.

 

 

CHARLES SAGRACY

     Charles Joseph Sagracy, age 72, of Springfield, passed away at 9:55 a.m., Saturday, November 16, 2019 at the Ephraim McDowell Regional Medical Center in Danville.

     He was born in Lebanon, Kentucky on March 28, 1947 to the late Everett and Lydia Grigsby Sagrecy.

     He was a member of the Willisburg Baptist Church, a truck driver and an Army veteran.

     Preceding him in death was his wife, Betty Lou Mann Sagracy on December 15, 1975; his daughter, Jennifer Lynn Sagracy on December 15, 1975; two brothers, William Ray Sagrecy on January 11, 1941 and James Sagrecy on April 29, 1992 and three sisters, Mary Sue Hardin on February 19, 2007, Christine Lyvers on March 26, 2017 and Dorothy Lanham on April 15, 2019.

     Survivors include: two brothers, Walter “Bud” Sagrecy and David Sagrecy of Springfield; and four sisters, Betty Lou Hardin of Mackville, Mabel Simpson and Margaret Cocanougher (Jimmie) of Springfield and Evelyn Wilcher (Carl) of Mt. Washington.

     A private funeral service for the immediate family will be held on Tuesday, November 19, at the Carey & Son Funeral Home with Rev. Nelson Reynolds, officiating.

     Cremation will follow the funeral service with the cremains being buried on Cemetery Hill.

     Carey & Son Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.

 

 

JENNIFER THOMPSON

     Jennifer Lynn Sparrow Thompson, age 45, of Miller Avenue, Springfield, passed away at 9:25 a.m., Saturday, November 16, 2019 at her home after an illness.

     She was born on September 30, 1974 in Lebanon, Kentucky.

     She was a member of the Temple Baptist Church and a nurse’s aid.

     Survivors include: her fiancée, Jerome Tonge; a daughter, McKayla Paige Thompson; a son, Jayson Thompson; a granddaughter, Ivory Claire Thompson; her mother, Carlene Harmon Sparrow, all of Springfield; her father and step-mother, Jerry and Danielle Sparrow of Willisburg; a brother, Joey Sparrow (Cristina) of Springfield; three sisters, Carla Marie Sparrow of Lebanon, Samantha Sparrow and Haley Sparrow, both of Springfield and several nieces and nephews.

     Funeral services will be held at 1 p.m., Wednesday, November 20, at the Carey & Son Funeral Home with Rev. Kyle Yankey, pastor of the Bethlehem Baptist Church, officiating.

     Burial will be in the Ernest Thompson Memorial Cemetery at Willisburg.

     Serving as honorary pallbearers will be Shandon Tonge, Xavier Tonge, Sonny Thompson, Terry Harmon, Jordan Sparrow and Kevin VanCleave.

     Casket bearers will be Jayson Thompson, Joey Sparrow, Bobby Dean, Jason Dean, Michael Grigsby and Anthony Chesser.

     Visitation will be from 5 until 8 p.m. Tuesday at the Carey & Son Funeral Home.

 

 

GARY CHESSER

     Gary Dale Chesser, age 59, of Willisburg, passed away at 12:51 a.m., Friday, November 15, 2019 at the Spring View Hospital in Lebanon.

     He was born in Louisville, Kentucky on October 8, 1960 to the late Namon and Audrey Morris Chesser.

     He was a member of the Free Pentecostal Church and a graduate of Washington County High School.

     Preceding him in death were two sisters, Diana Chesser on September 24, 2012 and Deloris Ann Chesser.

     Survivors include: two brothers, Ronnie Chesser (Carolyn) of Hillview and Ricky Chesser (Martha) of Willisburg; three nieces; two great-nieces and one great-nephew.

     Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m., Monday, November 18, at the Mt. Olivet Baptist Church with Rev. Joe Lumbrix, the church pastor, officiating.

     Burial will be in the High View Cemetery at Chaplin.

     Serving as pallbearers will be Maurice Wilson, Rudy Gabhart, Donald Thompson, Jerry Royalty, David Carrico and Ashley Boblitt.

     Visitation will be from 4 until 8 p.m. Sunday at the Carey & Son Funeral Home and after 9 a.m. Monday morning at the church.

     Carey & Son Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.

 

 

LINDA NEWTON

Linda Lee Newton, age 68 of Springfield, passed away Sunday, November 10, 2019 at Kindred Hospital in Louisville. She was born September 12, 1951 in Louisville. She was preceded in death by her father and mother, Elijah and Catherine Turner Hendricks.

Survivors include six daughters, Mattie Hicks Sullivan of Indiana, Kathy Petty of Louisville, Alisha Roberts-Blevins of New Jersey, Candy Sexton and Susan Hooper both of Willisburg and Cathy Sexton of Mount Eden; five sons, Raymond Sexton, Carl Sullivan, Doug Roberts-Blevins and Tony Roberts all of Louisville and James Sullivan of Bloomfield; one brother, Gary Hendricks of Springfield; 18 grandchildren and 11 great-grandchildren.

Funeral Services for Linda Lee Newton will be held at 11 AM Wednesday, November 13, 2019 at Mattingly Funeral Home, 195 Holy Cross Road, Loretto. Burial will follow in Mount Zion Cemetery.

Visitation is 9 AM – 11 AM Wednesday at Mattingly Funeral Home.

Casketbearers are Raymond Sexton, Gary Hendricks, James Sullivan, Carl Sullivan, Terry Bricken and Jeffery Hooper.

 

 

 

 

 

JIMMY WEAKLEY

     Jimmy Joe Weakley, 77, of Mooresville, passed away at 5:18 a.m. Tuesday, Nov.5, 2019, at Baptist Health in Lexington.

A native of Washington County, he was born on Oct 31, 1942, to the late Rufus and Mary Cynthia Benham Weakley.

     He was a member of the New Hope Baptist Church and a retired employee of the former Kentucky Milker Center of Springfield.

     Preceding him in death was a grandson, Cody Landon Hill; four sisters, Edith Carney, Amy Frances Dean Key, Pauline Holderman and Margie Woford and three brothers, Clarence, Bill and Rufus Cecil Weakley.

     Survivors include a son, Chad Weakley of Longwood, Florida; two daughters, Mandy Linton (Moogie) of Bardstown and Lori Jo Goff (Ricky) of Harrodsburg; four grandchildren, Ariane Weakley, Carlee Banks (Jon), Hailee Hill and Evan Weakly; a sister, Brenda Beavers of Louisville a brother, James D “Fuzzy” Weakley of Mooresville and Barbara Pulliam of Chaplin, the mother of his children.

     Funeral services were held at 11 a.m., Friday, Nov. 8at the New Hope Baptist Church with Rev. Tobe Yankey, the church pastor officiating.

     Burial was in the New Hope Cemetery.

     Serving as pallbearers were Evan Weakley, Ricky Goff, Moogie Linton, Josey Wells, Dale Spalding and James Bunch.

     Carey & Son Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements.

(SS Wed, Nov 13, 2019)

 

VIC MOORE

     Vic Moore, 76, of Springfield, passed away Saturday Nov. 9, 2019, at University of Kentucky Medical Center. He was born Feb. 14, 1943, in Lebanon, was a retired quality control technician for Ford Motor Company, KY Truck Plant; United States Army Veteran; volunteer for St. Vincent de PUL; ns  member of Holy Trinity Catholic Church.

     He was preceded in death by his son, Greg Moore; parents, Mance and Lottie Moore; brother, Gerald Moore; and to sisters, Louise Sweeney, and Sue Maloney.

     He is survived by his wife, of 54 years, Pat Moore of Springfield; two sons, Tim (Lisa) Moore of Willisburg, and Billy (Kelli) Moore of Bardstown; daughter Cindy (Chad) Greer of Bardstown; seven grandchildren, Kaylee Greer, Hannah Greer, Adalyn Greer, Bella Moore, Paige (Cory) Woods, Braden Greer, and Dustin (Danielle) Reid; two gret-grandchildren, Hayden Reid and Braelyn Walker; two brothers, Jim Bob Moore of Lebanon, and Don Moore of Louisville; two sisters. Joann Hamilton of Louisville, and Faye Burton of Campbellsville; and several nieces and nephews.

     His Funeral Mass will be 11 a.m. Thursday Nov. 14 at Holy Trinity Catholic Church, with burial in Holy Trinity Cemetery, Rev Michael Martin will officiate. Visitation will be 3 to 8 p.m. Wednesday Nov. 13 and9 to 10:15 a.m. Thursday, Nov. 14, at Barlow Funeral Home. A prayer service will be 7 p.m. Wednesday.

     Memorial contributions may go to St. Jude Children’s Hospital.

     Barlow Funeral Home is in Charge of arrangements.

(SS Wed Nov 13, 2019)