Obituaries for Feb. 18

February 18, 2004

Anthony M. Wynn

Anthony Marvin Wynn, 48, of Danville, died Friday at Central Baptist Hospital in Lexington.

Born April 5, 1955, in Cincinnati, Ohio, he was a son of the late Joseph and Elizabeth Clay Wynn.

Survivors are cousins, Ralph and Carol Clark and Cheryl Clay, all of Lexington.

Services will be 1 p.m. Friday at Smith-Jackson Funeral Home by the Rev. Richard Hill. Burial will be in Hilldale Cemetery.

Visitation is 11 a.m. Friday until time of service.

Burrel Foster

EDINBURGH, Ind. - Burrel Foster, 68, of Edinburgh, died Tuesday at Indiana Heart Hospital in Indianapolis.

Born Oct. 3, 1935, in Casey County, he was the son of the late James B. and Bonnie May Watson Foster. He was retired with 34 years of service as a crane operator for David R. Webb Co. He was a member of Bethelridge United Methodist Church in Casey County.


Survivors include three brothers, Bobbie G. Foster and Lewis C. Foster, both of Bethelridge, and Gerald R. Foster of Greenwood, Ind.; and a sister, Nila Dean Durham of Yosemite.

Services will be 10:30 a.m. Friday at Eskew-Eaton Funeral Home by the Rev. Byron Fritz. Burial will be in Rest Haven Cemetery.

Visitation will be 4-8 p.m. Thursday.

Wendell McGowan

LIBERTY - Wendell McGowan, 63, of Liberty Manor, died Tuesday at his home. Arrangements are incomplete at McKinney-Brown Funeral Home.


David B. Birney

A memorial service for the Rev. David B. Birney IV, 74, of Waterworks Road, will be 10 a.m. Saturday at Trinity Episcopal Church by the Revs. Barbara Harris, Stacy Sauls, Rachelle Birnbaum and Bob Kirkpatrick.

He died Friday at his home.

Visitation will be 4-7 p.m. Friday at Stith Funeral Home.

Memorials may go to Salvation Army of Woodlawn Children's Campus.

Hazel C. Foster

STANFORD - Services for Hazel Juanita Coleman Foster, 73, of Whitley Avenue will be 2 p.m. Friday at Fox Funeral Home by Henderson Goins. Burial will be in Buffalo Springs Cemetery.

She died Monday at Ephraim McDowell Regional Medical Center.

Born Aug. 5, 1930, in Casey County, she was a daughter of the late Virgil and Ersie Brown Coleman. She was a former employee of Cowden Manufacturing Co. and Woodford County Hospital, and a homemaker. She was a member of South Fork Ridge Church in Casey County and attended Stanford Church of the Nazarene. She was a member of Lincoln County Historical Society, Logan's Fort Foundation, Lincoln County Democratic Women's Club, Lincoln County Tourism Commission and Humane Society, and Boyle County Genealogical Association.

She was the widow of Robert Goode and George E. "Blue" Foster.

Survivors include two sons, Harold Goode and James Goode, both of Stanford; two daughters, Luzia Foster of Stanford and Barbara Montgomery of Harrodsburg; two brothers, Clifford Coleman of Stanford and Floyd Coleman of McKinney; a sister, Violet Kidd of Stanford; 10 grandchildren; and four great-grandchildren.

Pallbearers will be Rodney and Mike Goode, Buckwheat Gilbert, Eddie Carter, Shelby Lakes, Lincoln Marlow and Johnny Montgomery.

Honorary pallbearers are Dennis Foster and Finley Hendrickson.

Visitation will be 6-9 p.m. Thursday.

Memorials may go to the Lincoln County Historical Society, P.O. Box 570, Stanford, 40484; Lincoln County Humane Society, P.O. Box 95, Stanford; or Logan's Fort Foundation, P.O. Box 1775, Stanford.

Gertrude McKenney

HARRODSBURG - Services for Gertrude McKenney, 91, of Mercer County, will be 1 p.m. Thursday at Alexander & Royalty Funeral Home by Daniel Wilson. Burial will be in Spring Hill Cemetery.

He died Monday at James B. Haggin Memorial Hospital.

Born March 17, 1913, in Lincoln County, she was the daughter of the late Robert and Nellie Shear Carrier. She was a homemaker and the widow of Edward McKenney.

Survivors include four sons, John McKenney of Lexington, Ted McKenney of Burgin, Samuel McKenney of Deep Creek and Joey McKenney of Salvisa; a daughter, Betty Jean McKenney of Corbin; five grandchildren; two step-grandchildren; and nine great-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by a daughter, Bobbie McKenney.

Pallbearers will be Tony Best, Tim Shannon, Ted McKenney Jr., Bobby Carrier Jr., Gil Lay and Josh Lee.

Visitation will be after 10 a.m. Thursday.

Lewis D. Smith

HARRODSBURG - Services for the Rev. Lewis D. Smith, 79, of Cardinal Drive, will be 1 p.m. Thursday at Ransdell Funeral Chapel by John Presko. Burial will be in Spring Hill Cemetery with military rites.

He died Monday at Veterans Administration Medical Center in Lexington.

Born April 8, 1924, in Salvisa, he was the son of the late Sydney and Ona Kurtz Smith.

He was a Marine Corps veteran of World War II and a retired minister, last serving at Mount Hebron Christian Church in Anderson County.

He was a member of Magnolia Street Christian Church and a Kentucky Colonel.

Survivors include his wife, Annie Ottis Jones Smith; a daughter, Nonta Miller of Steubenville, Ohio; a stepdaughter, Donna Lunsford of Versailles; a brother, Sydney Smith of Galveston, Texas; and two granddaughters.

Pallbearers will be Donald and Richard Smith, Mike Peach, Harold King, Matthew Atha and Johnnie Hockersmith.

Honorary pallbearers are James Bowman, Joe Barker, Ray Prater and Earl New.

Visitation are 5-8 p.m. today and after 7:30 a.m. Thursday.

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