Alma Ransdell Baker, 89, of Perryville, died Sunday April 17, 2005 in Winchester. Born April 5, 1916 in Mercer County, she was the daughter of the late Huntley and Virginia Gritton Ransdell. She was the widow of John William “J. W.” Baker II.
She was a homemaker and a member of the Perryville Baptist Church.
Survivors include: two daughters, Arlene Woods, College Station, TX and Bonita “Bonnie” Gullett, Richmond; three sons, Karen Allen Baker, Indianapolis, IN, John William “Jackie” Baker III, Ringgold, GA, Warren Kent Baker, Yorktown, PA; one brother, Everett Ransdell, Grand Junction, CO; 10 grandchildren and eight great-grandchildren.
Funeral services were held Wednesday, April 20 at the Perryville Baptist Church with Rev. Dan Hunt officiating.
Grandsons served as pallbearers.
Expressions of sympathy may take the form of donations to the Perryville Baptist Church.
Wilder Funeral Home in Perryville was in charge of arrangements.
Alonzo Jackson Cornelius, 75, of Lawrenceburg, died Friday, April 15, 2005 in Harrodsburg.
Born November 5, 1929 in Mercer County, he was the son of the late Verna Scrogham and Richard Shouse Cornelius. He was the widower of Anna Mink Cornelius
He was a U. S. Postal Service employee, a 1948 graduate of Harrodsburg High School, a member of the Mercer Masonic Lodge #777 and a Kentucky Colonel.
He is survived by two daughters; Anita (Dave) McCann and Alesia Hardin, both of Lawrenceburg; one sister, Lyda Todd, Harrodsburg; two sons, Alonzo Jackson Cornelius, Jr. And Michael Allen Cornelius, Clinton, MA; one brother, Dan (Myrtle) Cornelius, Harrodsburg; nine grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by a sister, June Grivetti, a brother, Richard Cornelius, and several step brothers and sisters.
Graveside services were held Monday, April 18, at Spring Hill Cemetery in Harrodsburg with pastor Burt Paden officiating.
Memorials are suggested to Gideon’s International, Anderson County Camp, P.O. Box 61, Lawrenceburg, KY 40342.
Pallbearers were Dave, Tony, Davey, and Robby McCann, Darren Hawkins, and Louis Grivetti.
Ritchie & Peach Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements.
David Greenwald, 42, of Danville, died Tuesday, April 19, 2005 at Ephraim McDowell Regional Medical Center in Danville.
Born June 26, 1962 in Jamestown, NY, he was the son of Lester K. and Patricia J. Hawkins Greenwald of Danville.
He was a former employee of Danyo Corporation and a member of the Bluegrass Flyers Radio Control Club.
Other survivors include; his maternal grandmother, Margaret Hawkins, Danville; one brother, Thomas Greenwald, Norfolk, VA; two nephews and one niece.
Services will be held in Jamestown, NY at a later date.
Ransdell Funeral Chapel is in charge of arrangements.
Harold D. Logue, 65, of 1135 New Dixville Rd., husband of Margaret Ann Ashford Logue, died Tuesday, April 19, 2005 at the Ephraim McDowell Regional Medical Center, Danville.
Born May 15, 1939 in Harrodsburg, he was the son of the late Gilvie Dudley and Beatrice (Vandivier) Logue.
He was a supervisor at American Standard for 21 years and an employee of Kentucky State Government for several years. He was an active member of the Bruner's Chapel Baptist Church where he served as a deacon, bus driver, Sunday school director and teacher, church clerk, chairman of the cemetery and a member of the audio/visual committee.
Survivors include: his wife: Margaret Ann Ashford Logue; two daughters, Terrie (Bobby) Long, Harrodsburg, and Sharon (Stanley) Shackelford, Salvisa; one son, Gregory (Karen) Logue, Lincoln County; three brothers, Billy (Nancy) Logue and Donald (Eva) Logue both of Harrodsburg, and Roger (Jayne) Logue, Smyrna, TN; 13 grandchildren; one great-grandchild.
Funeral services will be conducted at 1:30 p.m. Thursday (today), April 21, at the Ransdell Funeral Chapel by Rev. Greg Humpert, Burial will be in the Bruner’s Chapel Cemetery.
Pallbearers will be Nathan Shackelford, Jason Logue, Jesse Logue, Heather Long, Brittany Long, Mandy Long, Holly Austin, Kelsea Logue, Lindsay Logue, Jordan Logue, Nathan Love, Justin Love and Chris Douglas, Deacons of the church will serve as honorary bearers.
Visitation Wednesday, from 5 - 9 p.m. and Thursday prior to service at the funeral chapel.
Memorial contributions may be sent to Bruner’s Chapel Cemetery Fund or the Bruner’s Chapel Audio/Visual Fund.
Mary Ann Motley, 91, died Tuesday, April 19, 2005.
Born October 16, 1913 in Washington County, she was the daughter of the late Austin and Edna Pearl Carey Gabhart. She was the widow of Harvey Wilham and Tevis Motley.
She was a homemaker and a member of Shawnee Run Baptist Church. She was a former member of Homemakers and the Order of the Eastern Star.
Survivors include: one daughter, Judy Hawkins, Harrodsburg; two step-sons, Jimmy Motley and Gene Motley, both of Burgin; three step-daughters, Shirley Cosby, Scott County, Phyllis Kidd and Doris Harris, both of Nelson County; two grandchildren; 13 step-grandchildren, two great-grandchildren, 25 step great-grandchildren and one great-great-step-grandchild.
She was preceded in death by one step-son, David Motley, a brother, Roy Gabhart and one step-grandson, Coy Cosby.
Funeral services will be held at 1 p.m. Friday, April 22, at the Alexander & Royalty Funeral Home with Bro. Lester Tirey officiating. Burial will be in Spring Hill Cemetery.
Active and honorary pallbearers will be deacons of Shawnee Run Baptist Church.
Pallbearers were Robert Bowles, Ralph Culp, Harvey Duncan, Billy Minton, Billy Sanders, Donnie Webb, Jim Carpenter and Scottie Anderson. Harold Hullette served as an honorary pallbearer.
Visitation will be from 5 p.m. to 9 p.m. Thursday and after 7:00 a.m. Friday at the funeral home.
Expressions of sympathy may take the form of donations to Gideon’s International, P.O. Box 176, Harrodsburg, KY 40330 and/or Heritage Hospice, P.O. Box 1213, Danville, Ky., 40423.
Ashley Temple Romero, 25, of Williamstown died Saturday, April 9, 2005 at St. Luke Hospital West in Florence.
She was a customer service representative with Citibank in Florence and a member of Crossroads Church of God. She was also active with the Dressing for Destiny ministry.
She is survived by: her husband, Eric J. Romero; her mother and stepfather: Debra and Victor Par, Corinth, her father, Arban Temple, Lexington; two sisters, Kasie Wilson and Victoria Parr, both of Corinth; grandparents, Stela Temple, Lexington, Ken and Jean Wyatt, Winchester, Lloyd and Rebecca Clem, Salvisa, and Hallie T. Parr of Corinth.
Services were held Friday, April 15, at the New Columbus Baptist Church. Burial was in the New Columbus Cemetery.
Memorials are suggested to the Dressing for Destiny Ministry, 17765 New Columbus Rd. Corinth, KY 41010.
McDaniel Funeral Home in Corinth was in charge of arrangements.
Jennie Elizabeth Tansey Wainscott, 79, of Lawrenceburg, died Saturday, April 16. 2005 at the Frankfort Regional Medical Center.
Born May 20, 1925 in Junction City, KS, she was the daughter of the late Vivian and Guffery Tansey. She was the widow of Jessie Lee Wainscott.
She was a homemaker, a former employee of Huffman Distillery and attended the Fox Creek Christian Church.
She is survived by two sons, Dennis R. (Faye) Wainscott and Tony M. (Judy) Wainscott, both of Lawrenceburg; and six grandchildren and six great-grandchildren, two sisters and a brother.
She was preceded in death by a sister, Alma Moore, and an adolescent brother.
Funeral services were held Tuesday April 19, at the Ritchie & Peach Funeral Home, Lawrenceburg, with Bro. Don Wells officiating. Burial was in Lawrenceburg Cemetery.
Memorial contributions, are suggested to the American Heart Association. 333 Guthrie St., Suite 207, Louisville, KY 40202.
Fred “Buster” Watts, Jr., 54, of Frankfort, died Wednesday April 13, 2005 at the Frankfort Regional Medical Center.
Born August 15, 1950 in Harrodsburg, he was the son of the late Fred Joseph and Ruby Sanders Watts, Sr.
He was retired from General Electric and had been a Moore’s Point Bartender. He served in the U.S. Air Force and the Kentucky National Guard. He was an avid antique collector and enjoyed collecting guns.
Survivors include: one brother, Mark A. (Lynette) Watts; and three nieces, Carolyn Renee Watts, Jennifer Amber Watts and Elle Elizabeth Watts.
He was preceded in death by one sister, Melinda Carolyn Watts, and a brother, Daniel Watts.
Funeral Services were held Saturday, April 16, at Alexander & Royalty Funeral Home with Kenny Watts and Rev. Edward Glynn Doss officiating. Burial with military honors was in Kirkwood Cemetery, Salvisa.
Pallbearers were Wesley Gaines, Jim, Derrick and Teddy Peyton, Gary Watts and Kenny Rutledge. Honorary bearers were John Roberts, Joe Levi, David Miller, Larry Burton, Ron and Nita Gipson, Tom and Freida Blevins, Kenny Luttrell, Howard Gayle Wiser, Wayne Woodside and Richie and Barbara Tyre.
Dorothy K. "Dolly" Webb Wilson, 84, of Loogootee, IN, formerly of Harrodsburg, died Wednesday April 13, 2005 in Loogootee.
Born April 16, 1920, in Danville, she was a daughter of the late Huston and Faye Prewitt Webb. She was a homemaker.
Survivors include her husband, William E. Wilson; a son, James R. Wilson of Loogootee; four grandchildren, and eight great-grandchildren.
Services were held Saturday, April 16, at Brocksmith Funeral Home in Loogootee. Graveside services were held Sunday at Spring Hill Cemetery in Harrodsburg.
Ransdell Funeral Chapel was in charge of local arrangements.