Farrell Crase, 53
Farrell Wayne Crase, 53, husband of Frances Crase, 2447 Little Bloody Creek, Campton, died Friday, Jan. 22, 2010 at Markey Cancer Center, Lexington. He was a former employee of Campbell Soup Company, a self employed truck driver, and a member of Mt. Calvary Baptist Church, Defiance, Ohio. He was preceded in death by his sister, Sheryl Crase.
Survivors include his wife, Frances Vold Crase; his parents, Lemel and Naomi Bach Crase, New Bavaria, Ohio; a son, Kyle Wayne Crase of Defiance, Ohio; three daughters, Jessica Crase of Defiance, Ohio, Farah Crase of Goshen, Ohio, and Dawn (Chad) Stump of Campton; a step-daughter, Brooke (Jake) St. Clair of Clarksville, Ind.; a brother, Jerry Crase of New Bavaria, Ohio; a sister, Kathy (Anthony) Powers of Defiance, Ohio; and 13 grandchildren.
Funeral services were conducted at 11 a.m. Tuesday, Jan. 26, 2010 at Hearne Funeral Home Chapel, Stanton with burial at Pelfrey Cemetery, Campton.
Pallbearers were Earl Crase, Kyle Crase, Rich Yates, Eddie Bruce, Chad Stump and John Trippy. Honorary pallbearers were Anthony Powers and Jake St. Clair.
Memorial donations are suggested to American Cancer Society.
Arrangements by Hearne Funeral Home Inc.
Kenneth Gouff, 56
Kenneth Matthew Gouff, 56, husband of Christie Gouff of 1450 Lower Cane Creek Road, Stanton, died Friday, Jan. 22, 2010 at UK Medical Center, Lexington. Born in Hagerstown, Md., he was a son of the late Kenneth Edward and Betty Comer Gouff. He was a retired residential plumber, a former member of the Civil War Stonewall Brigade reenactment group, and a recipient of the Volunteer of the Year Award at Harpers Ferry National Park. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by two brothers, Richard Scott Gouff and Robert Andrew Gouff.
Survivors include his wife, Christie Clem Gouff; two children, Brian Kenneth (Stephanie) Gouff, and Jennifer Nicole Gouff of Hagerstown, Md.; two step-children, Shane Anthony Mellott of Eugene, Ore., and Heather Marie Mellott of leavenworth, Kan.; two brothers, Phillip Michael Gouff of Albany, Ga., and William Joseph Gouff of Stanton; and six grandchildren, Rachel Gouff, Jordon Russ, Ian Babcock, Cohen Babcock, Leo Scrivner and Elias Mellott.
Funeral services were conducted by Bro. Troy Luttrell at 10 a.m. Monday, Jan. 25, 2010 at Hearne Funeral Home Chapel, Stanton with burial at the King Family Cemetery, Upper Cane Creek Road, Stanton.
Thelma Hurt, 93
Thelma Francis Hurt, 93, 2908 Mountain Springs Road, Ravenna, died Monday, Jan. 18, 2010 at her residence. Born in Letcher County, she was a daughter of the late Robert and Annie Allen Hicks. She was a former nurse at Eastern State Hospital, Lexington, and a member of the Church of God. In addition to her parents, she was perceded in death by three brothers, Charles Hicks, Robert Hicks and Arthur Hicks; one sister, Edna Eason; and two grandchildren, Frank Sears and Charles Tackett Jr.
Survivors include one daughter, Patricia and her husband Charles Tackett of Ravenna; one son, Robert and his wife Dorothy Shepard of Mt. Vernon; and nine grandchildren, Debbie Ramey, Larry Hellard, Cathy Hurt, Paula Figureudo, Racheal Watkins, Lacy Patrick, Paul Botts, Lenny Tackett and Kenneth Tackett; 22 great-grandchildren; and 10 great-great grandchildren.
Memorial services following cremation will be held at a later date.
Arrangement by Hearne Funeral Home Inc. Stanton.
Lemon Booth, 85
Lemon S. Booth, 85, 588 Boone Creek Road, widower of Edith Irene Booth, died Sunday at Saint Joseph Hospital Mt. Sterling. He was born Oct. 25, 1924 in Estill County to the late Leonard and Opha Shoemaker Booth. He was a retired plumber.
Survivors include a son, Earl Booth of Stanton; four brothers, Sherman Booth, Shelby Booth and Wayne Booth, all of Clay City, and Norval Booth of Winchester; three sisters, Lorene Johnson of Indiana, Alene Logan of Tennessee and Joyce Epperson of Stanton.
Funeral services were held at 1 p.m. Wednesday, Jan. 27, 2010 at Wells Funeral Home Stanton by Rev. George Sparks with burial at Brown Cemetery, Black Creek Road, Clay City.
Dorothy Smith, 8
Dorothy Charlene Smith, 87, widow of Basil Smith, 3401 Crosstimbers Drive, Greensboro, N.C., formerly of Stanton, died Wednesday, Jan. 20, 2010. She was born April 4, 1922 to the late Charlie and Virgie McKee Mitchell.
Survivors include two sons, John and wife Donna Smith, and Mitchell and wife Sandy Smith, both of Greensboro, N.C.; a daughter, Dot Smith of Zebulon, N.C.; eight grandchildren; and 10 great-grandchildren.
Funeral services were held at 1 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 23 at Wells Funeral Home, Stanton with burial at Stanton Cemetery, Main Street, Stanton.