Obituaries for Jan. 20

January 20, 2004

George Lay

George Lay, 87, of Stanford, died today at Ephraim McDowell Regional Medical Center. Arrangements are incomplete at Preston-Pruitt Funeral Home.

Glynda Andrews

LIBERTY - Glynda "Gail" Andrews, 59, of Brock Drive, died Sunday in Lexington.

Born June 12, 1944, in Casey County, she was the daughter of the late Lewis V. and Inez Ragle Crew. She was a homemaker, a member of Hilltop Church of Christ and the widow of Landon A. Andrews

Survivors include four sons, Anthony C. Andrews, Randall Andrews and Landon Andrews, all of Liberty, and Michael Andrews of Russell Springs; a daughter, Regina Long of Liberty; five brothers, Lloyd, Eddie, John, Curtis and Bechel Crew, all of Liberty; a sister, Fredia McCormick of Liberty; nine grandchildren; and a great-grandchild.


Services will be 2 p.m. Thursday at McKinney-Brown Funeral Home by Jim Kingry. Burial will be in Oak Grove Cemetery, Contown.

Pallbearers will be Bill Cundiff, Tom Harrison, Ricky Torres, David Parton, Birney Crew, Greg Hansford, Chuck Durham and Tony Wilham.

Visitation will be after 6 p.m. Wednesday.

Lorene F. Boone

LOUISVILLE - Lorene F. Boone, 99, of Louisville, died Monday at Baptist Hospital East.

Born in Richmond, she was a longtime resident of Danville, a charter member of Danville Church of the Nazarene and a member of Women's Christian Temperance Union.

Survivors include a daughter, Martha L. Simms of Louisville; a son, John M. Boone of Simpsonville; three grandchildren; and six great-grandchildren.

Graveside services will be 1 p.m. Wednesday at Bellevue Cemetery in Danville.

Visitation will be 3-8 p.m. Tuesday at Owen Funeral Home.

Lawrence Morgan

LIBERTY - Lawrence "Happy" Morgan, 70, of Stamping Ground, formerly of Liberty, died Sunday.

Born April 8, 1933, in Casey County, he was the son of the late Dewey and Icy Anderson Morgan.

He was a logger, farmer and mechanic.

Survivors include three daughters, Brenda Offutt of Stamping Ground, Carolyn Nair of Arcadia, Fla., and Bernice Hines of Georgetown; two sisters, Mary Helen Cochran of Moreland and Dora Dean Atwood of Liberty; a brother, George Morgan of Liberty; eight grandchildren; and 12 great-grandchildren.

Services will be 2 p.m. Wednesday at McKinney-Brown Funeral Home by Richard Bunner. Burial will be in Willow Springs Cemetery.

Pallbearers will be Jimmy Blevins, Tony Poff, Gene Benson, Ricky Cochran, Dickie Saylers and Larry Poff.

Honorary pallbearers are Bob and Junior Offutt, Denzel Smith, Jim Miller, Harold Buis and George Grider.

Visitation is after 6 p.m. today.

David L. Stevenson

LEXINGTON - David L. Stevenson, 28, of Lexington, died Thursday.

Born April 24, 1975, he was the son of W.E. and Debra Stevenson.

Other survivors include his fiance, Andreitia Gassett; a son, Jaquan Stevenson; a daughter, Talia Gassett.

Services will be 1 p.m. Thursday at Wesley United Methodist Church by the Revs. Anthony Givens and Kenneth Cummings.

Visitation will be after 11 a.m. Thursday at the church.

O.L. Hughes & Sons Mortuary is in charge of arrangements.

Willis G. Whitaker

STANFORD - Willis Gaines Whitaker, 96, of Stanford, died Tuesday at Fort Logan Hospital.

Arrangements are incomplete at Fox Funeral Home.


Edward T. Dubravcak

Services for Edward Thomas Dubravcak, 85, of Jean Drive, were today at SS. Peter and Paul Catholic Church by the Rev. Linh Nguyen. Burial was in Camp Nelson National Cemetery.

He died Saturday at Veterans Administration Medical Center in Lexington. Born Dec. 2, 1918, in Olyphant, Pa., he was the son of the late Andrew T. and Mary Jaboroski Dubravcak.

He was a sergeant in the Army, having served for 23 years, including in World War II, Korea and Vietnam.

He was a member of SS. Peter and Paul Catholic Church.

He also was a baseball player in the Japanese Minor League, playing first and third bases for the Nankai Hawks.

Survivors include his wife, Nancy T. Kitada Dubravcak; a son, Edward E. Dubravcak of Danville; a sister, Marian Dubravcak of Olyphant, Pa.; and two grandchildren.

Stith Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.

Helen L. Phillips

Services for Helen Louise Phillips, 71, of Benedict Drive, will be 11 a.m. Wednesday at Stith Funeral Home by the Rev. Gary Story.

Burial will be in Bellevue Cemetery.

She died Saturday at her home.

Pallbearers will be Jerry and Mike Anderson, Leo Sinkhorn, Zack Wilburn, Brandon Phillips, Chris Pennington and Ronnie Poynter.

Honorary pallbearers are Ashley, Britteny and Michelle Phillips, Kenny Scrogham Jr., Todd Scrogham and Amy Hurt.

Visitation is after 4 p.m. today.

Memorials may go to Heritage Hospice.

Jones H. Smiley

MORELAND - Services for Jones H. "Joe" Smiley, 70, of Lexington, formerly of Hustonville, will be 2 p.m. Wednesday at W.L. Pruitt Funeral Home by the Revs. David Smith and James M. Lynn. Burial will be in Hustonville Cemetery.

He died Sunday at Central Baptist Hospital.

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