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Subject: [KYKNOX] Obits From The Barbourville Mountain Advocate 12 Jul 2000
Date: Fri, 14 Jul 2000 09:30:27 EDT
>From The Barbourville Mountain Advocate 12 Jul 2000
CHARLES J. MOORE, 82, of Corbin, was born on September 4, 1917, at Tedders,
Kentucky to the late Richard L. Moore and Rebecca Taylor Moore. Mr. Moore
died in the Baptist Regional Medical Center in Corbin, Monday, July 3, 2000.
He was a retired technician for The Department of Defense. Mr. Moore was a
United States Air Force Veteran, having served during World War II. He was a
member of the Ham Radio Operator Club in London. On November 28, 1945 he
united in marriage to Vera H. Owens. He is survived by his wife of over 54
years, Vera H. Owens Moore of Corbin; his son, Charles D. Moore and wife
Helen of Barbourville; his granddaughter, Mindy Elizabeth Moore; his sister,
Lucy Childers and husband Fount of Muncy, Indiana; two brothers, Clayborne
Moore of Clio, Michigan and Richard L. Moore and wife Lois of Pinehurst,
North Carolina; his sister-in-law, Louise James and husband Richard of
Barbourville; his brother-in-law, Charles Owens and wife Louise of
Shreveport, Louisiana; and several nieces and nephews. Mr. Moore was preceded
in death by three sisters, Dorothy Cobb, Eula Mae Moore and Ortie Cottongim;
and one brother, Elton Moore. Funeral services for Charles J. Moore were
conducted in the Hopper Funeral Home Chapel, Friday, July 7, 2000 at 2 p.m.
with the Rev. Barry Howard officiating. Interment followed in the
Barbourville Cemetery. Pallbearers were family members and friends: Charles
Owens, Steve Owens, Harold Miracle, Charles Smith, Garrett Smith and Dean
Cottongim. Honorary pallbearers were the Stonegate Neighborhood in Corbin.
Hopper Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements.
JAMES WARD MAYNE, 74, of Barbourville, died Saturday, July 8, 2000 in the
Franciscan Medical Center in Dayton, Ohio. He was the son of the late William
Floyd Mayne and Lewverna Matlock Mayne, born to them on August 15, 1925 in
Barbourville, Kentucky. Mr. Mayne worked in Detroit, Michigan for the
Teamsters Trucking, after his retirement in 1982 he moved back to
Barbourville, a member of the Teamsters Union of Detroit, Michigan and a WWII
U.S. Army Veteran. Along with his parents he is preceded in death by a
brother, Wadie Mayne. Surviving Mr. Mayne is his son, Jimmy Carl Mayne and
wife Connie of Springsboro, Ohio; his two grandchildren, Ginger Justus and
husband Rob Justus and Kelly O'Donnell and husband Joseph O'Donnell; his two
great-grandchildren, Magnolia Frances O'Donnell and Liberty Maeve O'Donnell;
his brother, Willard Ray Mayne of Bristol, Tennessee; and many other
relatives and friends to mourn his passing. Funeral services for James Ward
Mayne were conducted in the Hopper Funeral Home Chapel on Wednesday, July 12,
2000 at 11 a.m. with the Rev. Arnold Petrey officiating. Burial will be
followed in the Croley-Mays Cemetery on Goldens Creek in Knox County. Those
serving as pallbearers were: Family and friends of Mr. Mayne. Those serving
as honorary pallbearers were: friends from the Hamburger Hut in Barbourville.
The Mayne Family has suggested that memorial contributions may be made to the
Croley-Mays Cemetery in Care of James A. Croley, HC 73 Box 836, Barbourville,
Kentucky 40906 in loving memory of James Ward Mayne. Hopper Funeral Home was
in charge of arrangements.
WILLIAM S. "Bill" MILLER, 63, of Flat Lick, the son of Cleadith Payne Miller
and the late Smith Miller was born on February 17, 1937 in Pineville and
passed away Friday, July 7, 2000 at his home. He believed in the Baptist
faith, he was a retiree from General Motors, after retiring he worked for the
Knox County School Board. He was also a member of the U.S. Air Force for four
years. On January 10, 1963 he was united in marriage to Margaret Whitten and
to this union three children were born. Survivors include his wife, Margaret
Miller of Flat Lick; his mother, Cleadith Payne Miller, also of Flat Lick;
one daughter, Lisa J. Miller Liford and husband Vernon of Girdler; two sons,
Thomas G. Miller of West Palm Beach and Steven L. Miller of Cincinnati, Ohio;
four grandchildren; two aunts; and many other relatives and friends. Funeral
services were conducted Monday, July 10 at 11 a.m. in the Hampton Funeral
Home Chapel with the Rev. Larry Sowders and the Rev. Dean Liford officiating.
Burial followed in the Barbourville Cemetery.
Hampton Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements.
MICHAEL CLARK JACKSON, 56, of Pineville, died on Sunday, July 2, 2000 at his
home following a long illness. He was born in Delta, Ohio on May 13, 1944, a
son of the late Oscar and Marie Mills Jackson. He was a member of the
Ebenezer Baptist Church. He worked in produce for 34 years and was a partner
in Jackson's Produce at Four Mile. Survivors include his wife, Marjorie
Partin Jackson; children, Michael Wayne Jackson and wife Connie, Bo Jackson
and wife Janet, Amy Jackson and husband Grunt Jackson and Amanda Jackson;
three grandchildren; two step-grandchildren; mother, Cleo Jackson; brothers
and sisters, Oscar L. Jackson and wife Dorothy, Simone Landon and husband
Pete and Joyce Catoe; step-sister, Carolyn Monhollen; nieces and nephews; and
many others to mourn his passing. Funeral services were held Wednesday, July
5 at 2 p.m. in the Ebenezer Baptist Church with the Rev. Truman Partin, the
Rev. Terry Cox and the Rev. Earl Hammonds officiating. Burial followed in the
Bingham Cemetery at Stinking Creek. Hampton Funeral Home was in charge of
ROCKY EVANS, 23, of Lily, was born on January 31, 1977 in Knox County and
departed this life Tuesday, July 4, 2000 in the Central Baptist Hospital in
Lexington. He was the husband of Jennifer (Jones) Evans and the son of Johnny
and Sherry Gray. He was employed by Aisin Automotive Casting in Lily, where
he was a team leader. On June 10, 1995 he united in marriage with Jennifer
Jones and to this union two children were born. Survivors include his wife,
Jennifer Evans of Lily; his parents, Johnny and Sherry Gray of Lily; his
daughter, Meghan Renee Evans and his son, Rocky Cody Evans, both of Lily; one
brother, Robert Evans and wife Sherritta, also of Lily; his maternal
grandparents; his paternal grandparents; one nephew; one special aunt; one
special uncle; and many other relatives and friends to mourn his passing.
Funeral services were conducted Saturday, July 8 at 2 p.m. in the Hampton
Funeral Home Chapel with the Rev. Mark Gilbert and the Rev. Randall Mays
officiating. He was laid to rest in the Smith Cemetery at Lily.
Hampton Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements.
ROBERT BLANTON MCBEE, 82, of Dry Ridge, died Tuesday, July 11, 2000 at St.
Luke West Hospital in Florence. She was a retired homemaker and a member of
the Vine Run Baptist Church. Survivors include one son, Larry McBee of
Herbon; six daughters, Shirley Blanton of Williamstown, Ada Stewart of
Barbourville, Maxine Frye of Williamstown, Joyce Gammonley of Paios Park,
Ill., Jewell Cummins of Williamstown and Mary Ann Irvin of Dry Ridge; four
half brothers; four half sisters; 21 grandchildren; 29 great-grandchildren;
and one great-great-granddaughter. Funeral services will be conducted on
Friday, July 14 at 11 a.m. at Eckler Hudson Funeral Home in Dry Ridge. Burial
followed in the New Vine Run Cemetery in Dry Ridge.
Eckler Hudson Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements.
MARTHA BAKER GRAY, 93, of Barbourville, passed away Tuesday, July 4, 2000 in
the Knox County Hospital. She was the daughter of the late Calvin and Miranda
Nolan Baker born on April 11, 1907 at Mills. She was a homemaker and a member
of the Salem Baptist Church. She united in marriage with Nelson Gray and to
this union eight children were born. Survivors include six children, Henry
Gray of Pleasant Plain, Ohio, Calvin Gray and wife Patricia of Gray, E.J.
Gray and wife Florine of Bimble, Reola Hinkle of Cincinnati, Ohio, Lovella
Smith of Flat Lick and Ann Bain of Barbourville; one niece; 26 grandchildren;
35 great-grandchildren; 10 great-great-grandchildren; among other loved ones
and dear friends who mourn her passing. Funeral services were conducted in
the chapel of the Knox Funeral Home Thursday, July 6 at 2:30 p.m. with the
Rev. Dennis Chesnut and the Rev. Bill Wolfe officiating. She was laid to rest
in the Hammons Cemetery at Flat Lick. Knox Funeral Home was in charge of
WILLIAM STANLEY JONES, 66, of Whitesburg, the son of the late Green Thomas
and Martha (Broughton) Jones passed away Sunday, July 9, 2000 in the
Whitesburg Appalachian Regional Housing Care Center. He was born to them on
March 22, 1934. He is survived by a host of many nieces, nephews and friends.
Funeral services were conducted in the Hampton Funeral Home Chapel Wednesday,
July 12 at 2 p.m. with the Rev. Conrad Profitt, the Rev. Tim Allen and the
Rev. Jabo Miles officiating. He was laid to rest in the Hampton Cemetery at
Girdler. Hampton Funeral Home was in charge of local arrangements.
BETTY LOU WARREN, 60, of River Rouge, Michigan, formerly of Trace Branch,
passed away Saturday, July 1, 2000 in the Oakwood Hospital in Dearborn, Mich.
She was the daughter of the late Tolman and Carlotta Brock Trent born on
August 11, 1939 in Knox County. She was a homemaker and believed in the
Baptist faith. On February 24, 1962, she united in marriage with Roy Dean
Warren at Heidrick and to this union two children were born. Survivors
include her husband, Roy of River Rouge, Mich.; two children, Deana Ann Place
and husband David Wayne of Tipton, Mich. and Sheri Renae Fort and husband
James of Melvindale, Mich.; three sisters, Laurie Dyke of Peoria, Ill., Marie
Mills of Trace Branch and Joyce Gilbert of Cincinnati, Ohio; one brother,
Clyde Trent and wife Janice of Woollum; four grandchildren; one
sister-in-law; and a special friend; among other loved ones and dear friends
who mourn her passing.
Funeral services were conducted in the chapel of the Knox Funeral Home
Thursday, July 6 at 11 a.m. with the Rev. Russell Jones officiating. She was
laid to rest in the W.H. Smith Cemetery.
Knox Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements.
THELMA JEAN KEENE, 59, of Middletown, Ohio was born December 15, 1940 in
Richmond, Indiana and departed this life Tuesday, July 4, 2000 at her
residence. She was the daughter of the late Ernest McDaniel and Ola
Carpenter. Survivors include three children, Karen Keene of Riverside,
Calif., Rita Kay Harmond of Williamstown and Kimberly Ann Graham of
Middletown, Ohio; three sisters, Joyce Reeves of Corbin, Marie Hicks of East
Bernstadt and Wilma Liffler of Berea; one step-brother, Gary Vickers of
Berea; five grandchildren; and three great-grandchildren. Funeral services
were conducted in the Lakes Funeral Home in McKee on Friday, July 7 at 2 p.m.
Burial followed in the Red Hill Cemetery in Rockcastle County.
This is a courtesy announcement of the Hopper Funeral Home.
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