Obituaries for March 26

March 26, 2004

Courtney Hutchinson

Courtney Hutchinson, 90, of Whites Road, Perryville, died Wednesday at his home.

Born Oct. 4, 1913, in Garrard County, he was the son of the late James F. and Willie Thomas Clark Hutchinson. He was owner of Hutchinson service station. He was a member of Wesley Chapel United Methodist Church.

Survivors include his wife, Keron W. Hutchinson; two daughters, Courtney Diane Singleton of Perryville and Nancy K. Pike of Perryville; two sisters, Erby Critchfield of Danville and Dorothy Blass of Louisville; four grandchildren; and two great-grandchildren.

Services are private.

Memorials may go to Wesley Chapel Church.

Stith Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.

Gardner Reed

Gardner Reed, 87, of Lexington, died Thursday in Lexington.

Born Dec. 26, 1916, in Estill County, he was the son of the late Charles and Gracie Rison Reed. He was retired from Lexington Yellow Cab Co., had been a Garrard County farmer and was the widower of Minnie Brummett Reed.


Survivors include two sons, J.W. Boyd of Charleston, S.C., and Harold C. Boyd of Danville; two brothers, Bennie Reed and Dean Reed, both of Richmond; a sister, Frances J. Barnes of Richmond; a grandson; and 22 step-grandchildren.

He was preceded in death by a son, Wayne K. Reed.

Services will be 2 p.m. Monday at Stith Funeral Home. Burial will be in Lancaster Cemetery.

Visitation is after 4 p.m. Sunday.

Memorials may go to Hospice of Lexington.

Bonita Denson

LIBERTY - Bonita Denson, 56, of Snake Ridge Road, died Thursday in Waddy.

Born Aug. 23, 1947, in Casey County, she was the daughter of Irene Taylor Vanoy of Jamestown and the late Edward Vanoy. She was a homemaker and a member of Liberty Congregation of Jehovah's Witness.

Survivors include a son, Brett Denson of Waddy; three daughters, Shannon Reid, Lisa Denson and Sarah Moore, all of Louisville; two brothers, Winfrey Vanoy of Liberty and Tim Vanoy of Moreland; three sisters, Dina Vanoy of Liberty, Scarlet Marotta of Nashville, Tenn., and Mona Armstrong of Louisville; and three grandchildren.

Graveside services will be 10 a.m. Saturday at Poplar Grove Cemetery with a memorial service at 11:30 a.m. at Liberty Congregation of Jehovah's Witness Kingdom Hall by Bruce Wilham.

McKinney-Brown Funeral home is in charge of arrangements.

Marjorie D. Green

HARRODSBURG - Marjorie Dotson Green, 86, of Chippewa Drive, died Wednesday at Ephraim McDowell Regional Medical Center.

Born Aug. 1, 1916, in Woodford County, she was the daughter of the late Hugh and Maggie Tilghman Dotson.

She was a homemaker and a member of Salvisa United Methodist Church.

Survivors include her husband, William A. Green; three sons, Donald Green of Harrodsburg, Wayne Green of Lexington, and Frank Green of Lawrenceburg; four daughters, Gaye Brock of Harrodsburg, Betty A. Royalty of Lexington, Lois Logue of Harrodsburg, and Patty G. Green of Lawrenceburg; a brother, Hugh Dotson of Lawrenceburg; 14 grandchildren; and 16 great-grandchildren.

Services will be 2 p.m. Saturday at Ransdell Funeral Chapel by Jason Clark and Danny Wiley. Burial will be in Spring Hill Cemetery.

Pallbearers will be Louis Sea, Danny Brock, Kevin Royalty, Dale Logue, Bobby Turner, Monty McRay and Steve Sims.

Visitation is after 5 p.m. today and after 7:30 a.m. Saturday.

Memorials may go to Salvisa United Methodist Church, 305 Main St., Salvisa 40372.

Joseph B. O'Hearn

LANCASTER - Joseph B. O'Hearn, 69, of Florence, formerly of Garrard County, died Thursday at St. Luke West Hospital in Florence. Arrangements are incomplete at Ramsey Funeral Home.

Mary Long Terry

WAYNESBURG - Mary Long Terry, 83, of Waynesburg, died today at her home.

Arrangements incomplete at Barnett & Demrow Funeral Home.


Patsy T. Gustin

CRAB ORCHARD - Services for Patsy Loretta Todd Gustin, 71, of Deep Well Woods Road, were today at McKnight Funeral Home by Monty Lynn. Burial was in Crab Orchard Cemetery.

She died Wednesday in Payneville.

Born April 5, 1932, in Crab Orchard, she was the daughter of the late Ernest W. Todd and Florence Saylor Halcomb.

She was a homemaker and a member of Drakes Creek Baptist Church.

Survivors include four daughters, Darlene Wilburn of Crab Orchard, Shearon K. Rutledge of Payneville, Aquitta M. Wilson of Junction City and Mona K. Whited of Liberty; three sons, William T. Beatty of Phoenix City, Ala., Clyde D. Beatty of Payneville and Ernest W. Baker of Lexington; a brother, Ernest "Bud" Todd of Crab Orchard; a sister, Corine J. Hawkins of Fort Wright; 16 grandchildren; and 19 great-grandchildren.

Memorials may go to Drakes Creek Baptist Church building fund.

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