Obituaries for Sept. 14

September 14, 2003

Marvin Freeman

HARRODSBURG - Marvin Freeman, 83, of Davenport Road, Salvisa died Saturday at the University of Kentucky Chandler Medical Center. He was the husband of Shirley Freeman. Funeral arrangements are incomplete at the Ransdell Funeral Chapel.

Robert C. Miller

LANCASTER - Robert C. Miller, 73 of Fall Lick Road died Friday night in his home. Arrangements are incomplete at Spurlin Funeral Home.

William C. Sawyer

William Cecil Sawyer, 83, of Carrigan Drive died Saturday at his home.

Born November 11, 1919 in Moore County, Tennessee he was the son of the late Charlie and Clara B. Sawyer and the widower of Marie M. Sawyer. He was a retired minister with the Church of Christ. He was a member of the Sycamore Church of Christ, Gravel Switch and Danville Church of Christ.


Survivors include a daughter, Donna M. Shearer; a son, Cecil D. Sawyer of Georgetown and four grandchildren.

Services will be 2 p.m. Monday with Larry Barker officiating. Burial will be in Danville Memorial Gardens. Visitation is 2-5 p.m. today at Preston-Pruitt Funeral Home.

Memorials may go to Heritage Hospice or the Alzheimer's Association.

Michael S. Wilson

Michael Steven Wilson, 53, of Cincinnati died Sunday, Sept. 7 in Mountain Grove, Missouri.

Born December 6, 1949 in Cincinnati, he was the son of the late Ellis and Norene H. Wilson of Eastgate, Ohio. He was a Vietnam Veteran and a Marine.

Survivors include three sons, Mikey Williamson of Cincinnati, Aaron Wilson and Joshua Wilson, both of Missouri; two daughters, Tashina Wilson and Karinsa Wilson, both of Missouri; two brothers, Kenny Wilson of Tennessee and Randy Wilson of Florida; two sisters, Brenda Wilson of Florida and Theresa Lane of Ohio and five grandchildren.

Services will be 7 p.m. Monday at the Moore Family Funeral Home, Newtown, Ohio. A graveside service will be 11:30 a.m. Tuesday at the Wilson Family Cemetery. Boyle Post 46 of the American Legion will be in charge of military honors.

Visitation will be 6 p.m. Monday at Moore Family Funeral Home.

Memorials may go to the Disabled American Veterans or the Vietnam Veterans Association.

Henry L. Glaesser

HARRODSBURG - Henry Lucas Glaesser, 96, of Lansdale, Pennsylvania died Saturday at James B. Haggin Memorial Hospital.

Born December 25, 1906 in Philadelphia he was the son of the late George and Catherine U. Glaesser. He was a retired design engineer for the Pennsylvania Railroad System.

He was the widower of Louise P. Glaesser.

Survivors include two sons, Allan Glaesser and David L. Glaesser of Pennsylvania; two grandchildren and three great-grandchildren.

Services will be at a later date in Lansdale, Pennsylvania with burial in the Philadelphia Memorial Park in Frazer, Pennsylvania. Local arrangements are being handled by the Ransdell Funeral Chapel.

Betty F. Myers

HARRODSBURG - Betty Fusako Myers, 75, of Harvey Pike died Thursday at Frankfort Regional Medical Center.

Born Aug. 31, 1928, in Tokyo, Japan, she was the daughter of the late Masahiro and Saku O. Muraoka. She was a homemaker and member of the Mercer County Senior Citizens.

Survivors include a son, David R. Myers of Michigan; a daughter, Arleen Webb of Harrodsburg; four grandchildren and four great-grandchildren.

Memorial services will be at a later date at Ransdell Funeral Chapel.

Memorials may go to the Lexington/Bluegrass Chapter of Alzheimer's Association, 836 Euclid Ave., Suite 100, Lexington.

James F. Crain

PERRYVILLE - James Forest Crain, 87, died Friday in Danville.

Born June 12, 1916, in Boyle County, he was the son of the late Ray and Martha K. H. Crain. He was a retired farmer and tobacco grader. Crain was a member of the Perryville Baptist Church and the Perryville Lions Club, where he was a charter member and oldest living member.

He was preceded in death by a son, James N. Crain.

Survivors include a daughter, Janet Reynolds; a sister, Helen Underwood; two grandchildren and one great-grandchild.

Services will be 2 p.m. today at Wilder Funeral Home with the Rev. Tom Peterson officiating. Burial will be in Hillcrest Cemetery.

Pallbearers will be Stewart McDermott, Jerry Caldwell, Mike Wilder, Dickie Mayes, Kerr Allen and Jack Key.

Visitation is after 8 a.m. today at Wilder Funeral Home.

Memorials may go to the Perryville Baptist Church Building Fund.

Virginia L. Dando

LIBERTY - Virginia Louise Dando, 85, of Conner Street died Friday at the Casey County Hospital.

Born July 8, 1918, in Boyle County, she was a daughter of the late Lace and Mary Lou C. Dunagan and the widow of John J. "Jack" Dando.

She was a retired elementary school teacher and member of Liberty First Baptist Church.

Survivors include a son, Johnnie Dando of Liberty; a daughter, Linda Dando Lee of Liberty; three grandchildren and three great-grandchildren.

Services are 2 p.m. today at McKinney-Brown Funeral Home with Jimmy Brown officiating. Burial will be in Hustonville Cemetery.

Visitation is after 8 a.m. today.

Sam Maddox Sr.

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