Donald G. Briscoe, 78
Donald G. Briscoe, 78, husband of Sandra Kay Farrell-Briscoe of Summerville, South Carolina died at his residence on March 1, 2016 following a long battle with cancer. He enlisted in the Navy in 1955 and retired as a 1st Class Petty Officer in 1975. Immediately after discharge from the USN he went to work for Conrad Chevrolet in Lexington. After a short time at Conrad Chevrolet he went to Quantrell Cadillac where he worked his way up to used car manager.
Don and Sandi married in 1984 then moved to and lived in Summerville, South Carolina since 1998. He worked as a car salesman for Miller Cadillac in Mt. Pleasant and Summerville and Rick Hendricks in Charleston, SC.
Born in Clay City, he was the son of the late Dewey and Abbie Rogers Briscoe. He was also preceded in death by two brothers, Denny and Elbridge Briscoe.
He is survived by his wife, Sandi Farrell-Briscoe of Summerville, SC; one sister, Betty Sharon (Tom) Nagel of Fairborn, OH; two brothers: Lowell (Carlena) Briscoe and Shirley Briscoe both of Stanton along with several nieces and nephews residing in Powell County and Ohio.
Funeral services officiated by Bro. Max Molihan were held on Sunday, March 6, 2016 at Hearne Funeral Home, Inc., Stanton. Interment with military honors was in the Donnie G. Randall Memorial Veterans Cemetery, Stanton.
Active pallbearers were C. B. Martin, Bud Parks, Dennis Hall, Eric Briscoe, Hybert Atkinson, Evan Molihan and Shirley Briscoe. Honorary pallbearers were Tim Rogers, Hunter Martin and Charles Begley. Arrangements by Hearne Funeral Home, Inc.
Margaret Birkhimer Cable, 99
Margaret Birkhimer Cable, 99, widow of Joseph Cable, died on March 2, 2016 at Wolfe County Health and Rehabilitation Center, Campton. Born in Sistersville, WV, she was the daughter of the late Marion and Sylvilla Eddy Birkhimer. Margaret was a member of Torrent Church of God and she was a former cook at Natural Bridge State Park. Her favorite hobby was quilting.
In addition to her parents and husband she was also preceded in death by her son, Donald Joseph Cable; two grandchildren: Darrell Cable and Michael Bauer; her brother, Onward Birkhimer; two sisters: Learline McClure and Josephine Jordan and her son-in-law, John Raney.
She is survived by her son, Robert Dale (Lynn) Cable of Buckhannon, WV; five daughters: Judy (Charles) Brand of Campton, Juanita Raney of Stanton, Janice (George) Schaffer of Florence, Dora (Emerson) Neff of Nebo, WV and Sandra (Ron) Lewis of Richmond; her daughter-in-law, Patricia Cable of Zachariah; 25 grandchildren; 12 step grandchildren; 26 great grandchildren; 14 great-great grandchildren and by her special friend Jeanie Shackelford of Campton.
Funeral services officiated by Bro. James Clark and Bro. Marvin Hobbs were held on Saturday, March 5, 2016 at Torrent Church of God. Interment was in Bowman Cemetery at Zachariah with Michael Brand, James Lewis, Kenny Cable, Bob Cable, Gary Schaffer and Joe Schaffer serving as pallbearers. Honorary pallbearers were the staff of Wolfe County Nursing Center, members of Torrent Church of God, Chuck Brand and Ralph Davis. Memorial contributions may be made to Torrent Church of God. Arrangements by Hearne Funeral Home, Inc.
Warren Edward (Ed) Chaney, 36
Warren Edward (Ed) Chaney, 36, of Jeffersonville, died on March 4, 2016 at St. Joseph Mt. Sterling Hospital. Born in Irvine, he was the son of Larry Gene Chaney and Dorothy Ruth Dunaway Stull. Ed loved hunting and being in the outdoors.
He is survived by his wife, Crystal Bates Chaney of Mt. Sterling; daughter, Taylor Brooke Chaney of Jeffersonville; father, Larry Gene (Wavalene) Chaney of Mt. Sterling; mother, Dorothy (Stanley) Ruth Stull of Jeffersonville; brother, Billy Gene (Misty) Chaney of Winchester; special uncle, Joe Chaney of Ravenna; special nephew, Tanner Chaney of Winchester along with numerous step brothers and step sisters.
He was preceded in death by his paternal grandparents, Warren and Minnie Chaney and by his maternal grandparents, Ollie and Dorothy Dunaway.
Funeral services officiated by Bro. Harold Kelly were held on Tuesday, March 8, 2016 at Hearne Funeral Home, Inc., Stanton. Interment was in Mt. Canaan Cemetery with Chris Smith, Tanner Chaney, Lindsey Allen Roberts, Shawn Barnett, Wayland Sherbert, Aaron Barnett and Mike Johnson serving as pallbearers. Arrangements by Hearne Funeral Home, Inc.
Levi Dewayne Dunn
Levi Dewayne Dunn was stillborn on February 26, 2016 at Clark Regional Medical Center to Morgan Ross Roberts of Stanton and Jeffrey Dunn of Mt. Sterling.
In addition to his parents he is also survived by his brother, Daygan Larrison of Clay City; two sisters, Daylin Kelley of Richmond and Emma Larrison of Clay City; paternal grandmother, Kim (Quentin) Taulbee of Mt. Sterling; maternal grandmother, Shirley Banks of Clay City and by his aunt, Heather Ross.
The family has selected cremation without any services. Arrangements by Hearne Funeral Home, Inc.
Gladys Hanks, 89
Gladys Hanks, 89, widow of Clay Hanks, died Tuesday, March 1, 2016. She was born Oct. 16, 1926 in Fayette County to the late Dillard Tandy and Emily Jane Barnett Crowe.
Survivors include her sons, Jerry Lee, Neosho, Missouri, and Brian Scott Muncie, Clay City; brother, Robert B. Cowe; sisters, Mary Alice Gayhart, Nicholasville, Esther, Michigan, and Barbara Stamper, Clay City; seven grandchildren, and numerous great-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her parents, Dillard and Jane Barnett Crowe, and son, Clinton Stephen Muncie.
Services were held on Saturday, March 5 at Davis & Davis Funeral Home, Stanton, by Rev. Stephen Donithan. Burial was in Clay City-Eaton Cemetery with Stevie Muncie, Christopher Lee, Jason Allen, Danny Stamper, Doug Stamper, John Kelly, and Dwain Prather serving as pallbearers.
Honorary pallbearers serving were Dan and Oma Sumners, Angie Muncie, Clinton Muncie, and Hester Miller. Davis & Davis Funeral Home in charge of arrangements.
Billy Howard, 87
Billy Howard, 87, of Irvine, died Sunday, March 6, 2016 at the Irvine Nursing and Rehab. He was a painter and a veteran of the United States Army.
He is survived by a son, Kenny Howard of TX; five stepsons, Donald Freeman of Irvine, Pryse Lee Freeman of Irvine, Frank Estes of Irvine, Elisha John (Bo Bo) Freeman and Linda of Irvine, and David Lewis Freeman and Whitney of Winchester; two daughters, Sherry Howard of Sydney, OH, and Linda Schag of Germany; five stepdaughters, Genevia Ballou of Clay City, Lillie Freeman of Richmond, Virginia Horn and Tom of Irvine, Tina Freeman of Clay City, and Crystal McKenzie and Mark of Winchester; 15 grandchildren; and several great grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by his parents Kanauwha and Bertha Howard; and one brother, John Henry Howard.
Funeral services were held on Wednesday, March 9, 2016 at the Grayson Funeral Home Chapel with Bro. Delvin Reece officiating. Burial followed in the Donnie G. Randall Veteran Memorial Cemetery. Pallbearers were family and friends. Grayson Funeral Home was in charge of services.
Zannie Jane McCoy, 68
Zannie Jane McCoy, 68, died Tuesday, March 1, 2016 at Saint Joseph Hospital, Lexington. She was born July 17, 1947 in Stanton to the late Roy and Gracie Brandenburg McCoy. She was a retired employee of the Stanton Nursing Center and member of the Church of Christ.
Survivors include her sister, Eva Morton, Frenchburg; sister-in-law, Joyce McCoy, Ohio; special friends, Lonnie Sparks and Helen Townsend many nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by her parents, Roy and Gracie Brandenburg McCoy, and brothers, Shirley McCoy, Johnny McCoy, Roy McCoy Jr., and Jesse McCoy and sisters, Ethel Napier, Weeda Amburgey, and Geneva Terrill, and Opal Watson.
Services were held on Friday, March 4 at Davis & Davis Funeral Home. Burial was in McCoy Cemetery, Stanton. Honorary pallbearers serving were the employees of Stanton Nursing Center. Davis & Davis Funeral Home in charge of arrangements.