Faye Shoemaker, 71
Faye R. Shoemaker, 71, 969 Beechfork Road, Clay City, died Tuesday, May 25, at Marcum & Wallace Memorial Hospital, Irvine. She was born Feb. 6, 1939 in Rogers Chapel to the late Earl and Ella McCoy Rogers.
Survivors include her sons, Butch Smyth and Michael Smyth; a daughter, JoAnn and husband, Gary Rice, Clay City; a brother, James “Nubbin” Rogers, Clay City; a sister, Joan Meadows, Clay City; grandchildren, Kaleb Smyth, Cassie Smyth, Staci Smyth, Erin Smyth, Mikie Smyth, Garett Rice, Emma Rice, Carson Rice, Adam King, and Kelly Schooler; and seven great-grandchildren.
Funeral services were held Friday, May 28 at 2 p.m. at Wells Clay City Chapel by Rev. Kim Rose with burial in Kennon Cemetery, Clay City. Visit guestbook at www.wellsfh.com
Elmer Peck, 77
Elmer L. Peck, 77, of Middletown, died Friday, June 4, 2010 at Otterbein Retirement Community. He was born Jan. 19, 1933 in Powell County, to James and Etta (Centers) Peck. He worked at Inland Container Box Co. as a machinist for 35 years retiring in 1988. He was a member of Towne Blvd. Church of God. He is preceded in death by his parents; step-father, Audie Williams and brother, James Peck.
Survivors include his wife of 57 years, Maxine (Brewer) Peck; daughter, Phyllis (George) Weidner of Pigeon Forge, Tenn.; sons, Danny (Pam) Peck, Phillip (Sue) Peck and Dale Peck, all of Middletown, Ohio; six grandchildren; four great-grandchildren; brothers, Donald (Pat) Peck of Sun City, Fla. and William (Betty) Peck of Middletown, Ohio; sisters, Goldie Rector and Juanita (Bill) Tyra of Middletown, Ohio; numerous nieces and nephews.
Funeral services were held at 1 p.m. at Baker-Stevens-Parramore Funeral Home by Pastor Mitchell Burch with burial at Woodside Cemetery. Memorial contributions can be made to the Towne Blvd. Church of God, 3722 Towne Blvd., Franklin, OH 45005. Condolences may be sent to the family at www.bakerstevensparramore.com
Shirley Scott, 71
Shirley Patrick Scott, 71, 519 Breckenridge Street, Stanton, died at her residence on Thursday morning, June 3, 2010. Born in Powell County, she was a daughter of the late Frank and Ruby Abney Patrick. She was a member of Kingdom Hall of Jehovah’s Witnesses in Irvine. She had been a former operator of Bruen’s Restaurant and a former cook at Clay City Restaurant.
Survivors include four sons, David E. Strange, Jerry Lee (Christy) Scott and Douglas Tipton Scott, all of Stanton, and Terry Michael Scott of West Union, Ohio; one daughter, Rejeana Lynn Scott of Stanton; one brother, David R. (Mary Elizabeth) Patrick of Clay City; three sisters, Brenda Patrick, Linda (Ralph) Wells and Edna Manis all of Clay City; 13 grandchildren, Crystal Strange, David Strange, Jason Strange, Jesse Rogers, Mary Strange, Ashley Haddix, D. J. Scott, Jessica Scott, Victoria Hall, Leanna Scott, Devon, Brandon Powell and Matthew Rigdon; 25 great-grandchildren; former husband, Jerry Scott; and her special friends Diana and Larry Williams and Janet and Delmer Barnett.
Funeral services were h eld at 2 p.m. Monday, June 7, 2010 by Rev. David Bowden at Hearne Funeral Home Chapel, Stanton with burial at the Patrick Cemetery, Clay City.
Pallbearers were Jesse Rogers, Dwane Scott, David Strange, Jason Strange, Ron Allen, Eric Rogers and Ronald Patrick. Honorary pallbearers were Anthony Hawkins, Ralph Wells, Diana and Larry Williams, Janet and Delmer Barnett and David Patrick. Arrangements by Hearne Funeral Home, Inc. www.hearnefuneralhome.com
Mary Pasley, 82
Mary Ruth Powell Pasley, 82, widow of Orville Pasley, Sr. 256 Powell Road, Clay City, died Saturday afternoon, May 29, 2010 at Clark Regional Medical Center, Winchester. Born in Powell County, she was a daughter of the late George and Sarah Ellen Hardy Powell. She was a member of the West Bend Methodist Church and a former employee of Irvine Air Chute. In addition to her parents and husband she was also preceded in death by one daughter, Judy Lee Terry.
Survivors include three sons, Tracy (Tammy) Pasley, Alec (Loinilli Sue) Pasley and Orville Pasley, Jr. all of Clay City; two daughters: Teresa Powell of Mt. Sterling, and Ruthett Durbin of Clay City; one sister, Inez Thorpe of Clay City; 13 grandchildren, Justin Pasley, Melanie Pasley, Shannon Pasley, Stacy Renee Wright, Tiffany Powell, John I. Jones, Janet Pasley, Sandy Baker, James Durbin, Chris Durbin, Mark Terry, Michael Terry and Gena Terry; and nine great grandchildren, Luke Austin Pasley, Benjamin Clay Wright, Emily Brooke Hundley, Kristen Nesay Baker, Danielle Nicole Baker, Brandon Ray Baker, Jacob Terry, Jonathon Terry and Nathan Terry.
Funeral services officiated by Rev. Donald Hatton with eulogy by Tammy Pasley and Tiffany Powell were held at 1 p.m. Wednesday, June 2, 2010 at Hearne Funeral Home Chapel, Stanton with burial at the Salem Cemetery, Highway 82, Irvine.
Pallbearers were Tony Rice, John Jones, Mark Terry, Michael Terry, Chris Durbin and Tony Napier. Honorary pallbearers were Thelma Powell, Thelma Ware, Annie Williams and Patsy Powell. Arrangements by Hearne Funeral Home, Inc. www.hearnefuneralhome.com
Ora Todd, 90
Ora Crowe Todd, 90, widow of Everett Todd, Sr. of 4436 Main Street, Clay City, died Monday morning, May 31, 2010 at Windsor Care Center in Mt. Sterling. Born in Powell County, she was a daughter of the late Alfred and Stella Wollery Crowe. She was a member of the Clay City Baptist Church and the Ladies WMU. She was a former full time cook for 19 years with Clay City Elementary School. In addition to her parents and her husband she was also preceded in death by four brothers, Albert Crowe, Hartwell Crowe, John W. Crowe and Edward Crowe; and two sisters, Ethel Smithers and Maude Birch.
Survivors include five children, Brenda (Donnie) Kennon of Clay City, Everett (Denise) Todd, Jr. of Stanton, Billy (Cenda) Todd of Clay City, Connie (Henry) Ware of Stanton, and Steven (Bernice) Todd of Clay City; one half-sister, Judy Lane Ball of Okeechobee, Fla.; seven grandchildren; eight great-grandchildren; several nieces and nephews. Funeral services officiated by Rev. Stephen Donithan, Rev. Willard Estep and Rev. Grider Denney were held at 11 a.m. Thursday, June 3, 2010 at Hearne Funeral Home Chapel, Stanton with burial at Powells Valley Cemetery, Clay City.
Pallbearers were Shane Todd, Brian Todd, Jason Todd, Matthew Todd, Chase Todd and Donnie Kennon. Honorary pallbearers were Letha Sexton, Jewel Miller, Elizabeth Maloney, Wavelene Teasley, Ovedia Shoemaker, Ben Barnett, Russell Ware, Larry “Buck” Bush and members of the Clay City Baptist Church. Arrangements by Hearne Funeral Home, Inc. www.hearnefuneralhome.com
Billy Cassidy, 65
Billy Cassidy, 65, 205 Meadows Lane, Irvine, died on Friday afternoon, June 4, 2010 at his residence. Born in Irvine, he was a grandson of the late Bert and Beulah Lowe Kincaid. He was a Vietnam War Veteran who served as a Corporal in the United States Marine Corps and he was a member of Amvets Post 67, Clay City. He was a retired plant manager of Burke-Parsons and Bowlby Corp. of Stanton.
Survivors include a son, Eric J. Cassidy of Stanton.
Graveside services with military honors were held at 1 p.m. Tuesday, June 8, 2010 by Rev. Marion Brewer at the Donnie Randall Memorial Veterans Cemetery, Highway 15, Stanton.
Pallbearers were Johnny Cook, Craig Ramsey, Shade Miller, Chris Halsey, Colin McCoy and Richard Boone. Honorary pallbearers were Butch Morris, Reece and Janet Foster, Rick and Pam Bowlby, Mike and Donna Gabbard, Brenda Johnson, Reva Rose, Poke and Melissa Thelander, Pete Miller, Archie and Sarah Willoughby, Dick Townsend, Ernie Faulkner, Donnie Lawson, Paul Bradley, Gale and Judy Means and all former employees of Stanton Burke-Parsons and Bowlby Corp. In lieu of flowers memorial contributions are requested to be made to Amvets Post 67, 99 Veterans Lane, Clay City, KY 40312. Arrangements by Hearne Funeral Home, Inc. www.hearnefuneralhome.com.
Bradley Dale Adams, 35,
Bradley Dale Adams, 35, 1575 Fogg Pike, Mt. Sterling, husband of Tiffany Adams, died Saturday, June 5, 2010 at St. Joseph Hospital, Lexington. He was born June 19, 1974 in Winchester to Douglas Adams and Connie Wagers. Survivors include his wife, Tiffany Adams, Mt. Sterling; father, Douglas Adams, Hazard; mother, Connie Wagers, Mt. Sterling; sons, Jordan Taylor Taulbee, Matthew Isaiah Taulbee, and Jacob Bradley Dale Adams; brother, Travis Wayne Adams, Clay City.
Funeral services were held Tuesday, June 8, at 2 p.m. at Clay City Church of Christ with burial in Elkins Cemetery, Happy Top Road, Clay City with his friends serving as pallbearers. Visit guestbook at www.wellsfh.com