Obituaries for Nov. 20

November 20, 2003

Jessie Brock

LANCASTER - Jessie Brock, 89, of Richmond Street, died Wednesday at Christian Care Center. He was the widower of Captola Brock. Arrangements are incomplete at Ramsey Funeral Home.

Jessie Carter

HARRODSBURG - Jessie Carter, formerly of Harrodsburg, died Wednesday in Lancaster. Arrangements are incomplete at Alexander & Royalty Funeral Home.

Avery Jeffers

LIBERTY - Avery Jeffers, 81, of Hustonville, died Wednesday at his residence. Arrangements are incomplete at McKinney-Brown Funeral Home.

Gladys Young

STANFORD - Gladys Young, 87, died Wednesday at Stanford House nursing home. She was widow of Melvin Young. Arrangements are incomplete at Fox Funeral Home.


Charles E. McGill

Charles Elewood McGill, 76, of Hustonville, died Tuesday at Ephraim McDowell Regional Medical Center.

Born June 19, 1927, in Hustonville, he was the son of the late Lee and Fannie Robinson.

He was a member of the Christian Church of Hustonville. He was a volunteer with Hustonville Fire and Rescue, an Army veteran of the Korean War, and a farmer.

Survivors include three nieces, Viola Young and Jerlind Wilkinson, both of Danville, and Jeanette Jones of Stanford; and a nephew, Jeff McGill of Hustonville.

Services will be 1 p.m. Monday at Smith-Jackson Funeral Home by the Rev. Everhart Walker. Burial will be in Hilldale Cemetery.

Pallbearers will be great-nephews.Visitation is 6-8 p.m. Sunday.

Misty D. Jenkins

STANFORD - Misty Dawn Jenkins, 27, of Chippewa Drive, Harrodsburg, died Wednesday at Bluegrass Community Hospital, Versailles.

Born Jan. 14, 1976, in Boyle County, she was the daughter of Paula Jean Phillips of Harrodsburg and Gary Franklin Young of Liberty.

Additional survivors include her stepparents, Donna Young of Liberty and John Phillips of Harrodsburg; three stepbrothers, Austin Young, Chad Baldock and Bradley Baldock, all of Liberty; grandparents, Alphas and Judith Helm Yocum of Geneva, Frank Young of Danville and Phyllis Young of Waynesburg; and great-grandmother, Marie Jenkins of Waynesburg.

Services will be 2 p.m. Friday at Green River Pentecostal Church by Rick Naylor. Burial will be in Buffalo Springs Cemetery.

Pallbearers will be Bruce W. Brown, Jerry Walls, David Phillips and Russell Brown.

Visitation is after 5:30 p.m. today at the church.

Fox Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.

Richard S. Smith

CHARLESTON, S.C. - Richard Scott Smith, 81, of Charleston, died Wednesday at home.

Born March 19, 1922, in Elkins, W.Va., he was the son of the late Ersel and Effie Smith. He was the widower of Estaline McCorkle Smith.

He was retired from Peabody Coal Co. and was a Navy veteran of the Pacific Theatre in World War II.

He was a member of Boyd Memorial Christian Church, Kanawha Country Club and Elks Lodge 202.

Survivors include two daughters, Elizabeth A. Haddad of Danville and Jane McCorkle Brantley; a companion, Olive Neil; two grandchildren; and two great-grandchildren.

Services will be 11 a.m. Saturday at Boyd Memorial Christian Church by the Rev. Randy Elsea.

Visitation is 6-8 p.m. Friday at J.E. Johnson Funeral Home, 514 50th St. S.E., Charleston, W.Va.

Memorials may go to Kanawha Hospice, the American Cancer Society or Boyd Memorial Christian Church.


Cecil C. Wheeler

Services for Cecil C. Wheeler, 78, of Logan Avenue, will be 2 p.m. Friday at First Baptist Church by Revs. Timothy Mathis, Albert Gesler and Mike James. Burial will be in Bellevue Cemetery.

He died Tuesday at his home.

Pallbearers will be Betty Hester, Earl Campbell, Billie Holtzclaw, John Howard, Joe and Jimmy Overstreet, Ronnie Clem and Bobby Doom.

Honorary pallbearers are the adult men Sunday school class at First Baptist Church.

Visitation is after 4 p.m. today at the church.

Stith Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.

Memorials may go to First Baptist Church building fund and American Macular Degeneration Foundation.

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