Oakie Combs, 73
Oakie Combs, 73, 6 Hill Crest Drive, Stanton, died Wednesday, Dec. 2, 2009 at Clark Regional Medical Center in Winchester. Born in Knott County, he was a son of the late Woodrow and Ruphenia Feltner Combs. He was a retired butcher with Piggley Wiggley and he attended Clay City Baptist Church.
He is survived by his loving friend, Irene Johnson; four daughters: Marquetta (Lewis) Campbell of Clay City, Candace Durrum (James Helton) of Lexington, Martina (Ronnie) Patrick of Knott County, and Rebecca Ann Watkins (Michael Harris) of Stanton; two brothers: Martin (Ann) Combs of Indiana and McKinley (Evelyn) Combs of Ohio; eight grandchildren: Eric Campbell, Josh Campbell, Casey Durrum, Seth Stewart, Darian Watkins, Sierra Brewer, Chasidy Pelfrey and Taylor Brewer and 11 great grandchildren.
Funeral services were officiated by Rev. Jeff Combs at 2 p.m. on Friday, Dec. 4, 2009 at Clear Fork Old Regular Baptist Church, 1088 Lotts Creek Road, Hazard. Burial followed in the Martin Feltner Cemetery, 1817 Clear Fork Road, Hazard.
Active pallbearers were Josh Campbell, Eric Campbell, Casey Durrum, Lewis Campbell, Scotty Combs and James Helton. Honorary pallbearers were Willard Rogers, Harold Dean Hughes, Cordis Brown, Charles Pierson, Steve Abney, Carl Ballard and Charles Begley. Arrangements by Hearne Funeral Home, Inc. www.hearnefuneralhome.com
Doris “Dottie” Ginter, 58
Doris Darlene “Dottie” Ginter, 58, wife of Bobby Ginter, died Sunday, Dec. 6 at St. Joseph Hospital, Lexington. She was born Sept. 2, 1951 in Clark County to the late Lindsey and Virgie Creason White.
Survivors include her husband, Bobby Ginter, Clay City; son, Chuck Ginter, Nicholasville; daughter, Teresa and husband Gary Cady, Winchester; brothers, Robert Lee “Sonny” White and David “Peanut” White, both of Winchester; sister, Shirley Jones, Berea; grandchildren, Savannah Mize, Marissa Ginter, Charles Lindsey Ginter Jr., and Megan Cady; great-grandchild, Gage Whitley. She was preceded in death by her parents, and Son, Bobby Dean “Poke” Ginter Jr.
Burial was held on Monday, Dec. 7, 2009 in Kennon Cemetery, Clay City.
Anthony Goodwin, Sr., 52
Anthony Sam Goodwin, Sr., 52, 835 Frames Branch Road, Clay City, husband of Judy Rogers Goodwin, died Saturday, Dec. 5 in a motor vehicle accident on the Mountain Parkway. He was born January 15, 1957 in Clay City to the late Kenneth and Lois Faye Powell Goodwin.
Survivors include his wife, Judy Goodwin, Clay City; sons, Anthony Goodwin Jr. (Anita Hamilton) and Dustin Goodwin, both of Clay City; daughters, Christi and husband, Nate Pietrosky, Dry Ridge and Amber Goodwin (Kyle Willoughby), Dry Ridge; brothers, Johnny Goodwin, Randy Goodwin, and Billy Joe Goodwin, all of Clay City; sisters, Wilma Sue Hurley, Clay City, Louise Hall, Clay City, and Wanda McIntosh, Stanton; grandchildren, Hunter Pietrosky, Anthony Joseph Pietrosky, and Keeli Goodwin.
Services were held on Tuesday, Dec. 8, at 2 p.m. at Wells Clay City Chapel by Bro. Doyle Thomas. Pallbearers who served were Johnny Goodwin, HK Goodwin, Eric Rogers, Anthony Goodwin Jr., Nate Pietrosky, Ronnie Tipton, Billy Joe Martin, and Randy Goodwin. Honorary pallbearers were his friends. Burial followed in Goodwin Cemetery, Clay City.
Peggy C. Royse, 68
Peggy Curtis Royse, 68, of Clay City, beloved wife of James Ray Royse, died Saturday, Dec. 5, 2009 with her family at her bedside. She was born June 29, 1941 to the late Samuel and Alice Curtis. She was a homemaker and a member of the West Bend Church of God.
Survivors include, husband, James Ray Royse, Clay City; daughter, Tanya (David) Pitts, Stanton; son, Toby (Sandra) Royse, Clay City; grandchildren, Justin Wright, Cody Wright, and Torilyn Howard, Stanton; sister, Marvella Strange, Mt. Sterling; nephew, Merle Strange, Mt. Sterling; niece Delonna Bush, Winchester; and great-niece L’Kesha Bishop. She was preceded in death by her parents, Samuel and Alice Curtis, and step-son, Kenneth Royse.
Services were held on Wednesday, Dec. 9, at 1 p.m. at Wells Clay City Chapel by Rev. George Sparks. Burial followed in Elkins Cemetery, Clay City.
Active pallbearers were Justin Wright, Merle Strange, Danny Bush, Mike Dyer, Kenny Dryer, and Anthony Wright. Honorary pallbearers were Cody Wright, David Pitts, Torilyn Howard, Brian and Heather Harmon, George and Faye Sparks, Anthony Molihan, members of the West Bend Church of God, and Hospice East.
Andy Tipton, Jr., 67
Andy Tipton Jr., 67, 4748 Spout Springs Rd., Irvine, husband of Sadie Tipton, died Nov. 19, 2009 at Marcum and Wallace Hospital, Irvine. He was born June 8, 1942 in Lexington to the late Andy Tipton Sr. and the late Fannie Potts Tipton. He was a warehouseman for Kentucky-Indiana Lumber.
Survivors include his wife, Sadie Tipton, Irvine; son, Jeff Tipton, Clay City; brothers, Harold Tipton, Hershel and wife, Louise Tipton, and Wayne and wife, Henrietta Tipton; grandchildren, Jesse and Luke Tipton, Clay City. He was preceded in death by his parents and sisters, Juanita Tipton and Mildred Marshall.
Services were held on Saturday, Nov. 21 at 1 p.m. at Wells Clay City Chapel by Rev. Marion Brewer. Pallbearers who served were Clarence “Bubby” Marshall, John Marshall, Robert Williams, Gary Tipton, Bob Osman, Doug Smith, Ronnie Smith, Jamie Back, Shawn Stewart, and Johnny Caudill. Honorary pallbearers were Gabriel Barnes, J.J. Brewer, Gary Brewer, and Alton Hughes. Burial followed in Powells Valley Cemetery, Clay City.