Obituaries for May 30

May 30, 2004

Marvel Cornett

CLOVERDALE, Ind. - Marvel Inez Cornett, 68, of Cloverdale, died Friday at her home.

She was the wife of Chester J. Cornett, formerly of Waynesburg.

Arrangements are incomplete at Whitaker Funeral Home.

Emma Herring

CRAB ORCHARD - Emma Little Herring, 78, of Crab Orchard, died Friday at Fort Logan Extended Care in Stanford.

Born Aug. 21, 1925, in Lincoln County, she was the daughter of the late George Little and Susie Baker Little King. She was the widow of Forest "Slim" Herring. She was a member of Watts Chapel Baptist Church.

Survivors include three sons, Charles Mullins of Crab Orchard, Gary Mullins of Indiana and Tilton Mullins of Oregon; 10 grandchildren; and 11 great-grandchildren.


Services are 2 p.m. today at McKnight Funeral Chapel by Dan Gutenson. Burial will be in Crab Orchard Cemetery.

Pallbearers will be Bill Dyehouse, Jimmy Dyehouse, Johnny Garner, Mike Howard, Chris Savoldi and Michael Mullins.

Visitation is after 1 p.m. today at McKnight Funeral Home.

Nettie McFarland

LIBERTY - Nettie Lee Hale McFarland, 91, of Stanton, died Friday at her home.

Born April 21, 1913, in Casey County, she was the daughter of the late James and Sarah Peyton Hale. She was the widow of Clyde McFarland and a homemaker.

Survivors include a son, Carl McFarland of Stanton; two daughters, Betty Boone of Stanton and Rachel Hazelip of Bowling Green; four grandchildren; and six great-grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by a son, Cobert D. McFarland.

Services will be 2 p.m. Monday at Bartle Funeral Home Chapel. Burial will be in Peavey Cemetery.

Pallbearers will be Doyle, Chris and Bobby McFarland, Josh Stringer, Rod McClure and Steve Everman.

Visitation is 5-9 p.m. today and after 9 a.m. Monday at Bartle Funeral Home.

Mary Terhune

HARRODSBURG - Mary Neal Terhune, 95, of Clewiston, Fla., formerly of Harrodsburg, died Thursday in Florida.

Born July 17, 1908 in Harrodsburg, she was the daughter of the late Ben Casey and Ora VanArsdall Allin. She was a retired homemaker and member of Wilton Manors Christian Church in Florida.

She was the widow of Robert F. Terhune.

Survivors include a daughter, Betty Wells of Clewiston, Fla.; two grandchildren; seven great-grandchildren; and one great-great-grandchild.

Funeral services will be 11 a.m. Monday at Adkin Davis Funeral Home in Clewiston, Fla.

Graveside services will be 11 a.m. Thursday in Spring Hill Cemetery in Harrodsburg.

Visitation is 7-9 p.m. today at the funeral home.

There will be no local visitation.

Memorial contributions may go to the Hendry Regional Medical Center, 500 W. Sugarland Highway, Clewiston, FL 33440.

Ransdell Funeral Chapel is in charge of local arrangements.

Stella Wilson

LANCASTER - Stella Henry Wilson, 101, of Lancaster, died Friday at home.

Born July 18, 1902, in Garrard County, she was the daughter of the John T. and Rose Napier Henry. She was the widow of Gilbert Wilson. She was a member of Paint Lick Christian Church, where she was the pianist for 20 years. She taught fourth through eighth grades in one-room schools in Cartersville and Bryantsville.

Survivors include a daughter, Ruth McElveen of New Albany, Ind.; two sisters, Mary DeShon of South Carolina and Lena Aleks of Michigan; five grandchildren; and three great-grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by her son, Judge Gilbert M. Wilson.

Services will be 11 a.m. Tuesday at Ramsey Funeral Home by the Rev. Bob Coppings. Burial will follow in Lancaster Cemetery.

Visitation will be 5-9 p.m. Monday at the funeral home.

Memorials may go to Heritage Hospice, P.O. Box 1213, Danville 40423.


Jason C. Gibson

Jason Carl "Jack" Gibson, 61, of Harrodsburg, died Thursday at his home.

Born May 4, 1943, in Danville, he was the son of Lucille Case Gibson of Danville and the late James Patrick Gibson. He was a cost accountant with the Bosch Rexroth Corp. of Lexington. He graduated from Danville High School in 1961 and attended Eastern Kentucky University. He attended Lexington Avenue Baptist Church and was a former Boy Scout leader in Lexington.

Survivors include his wife, Regina Browning Gibson; a daughter, Jacqueline G. Harless of Danville; a son, Johnathan C. Gibson of Morehead; two sisters, Jean G. Sutton of Danville and Janet G. Eldridge of Lancaster; two brothers, his twin, Joseph A. "Joe" Gibson, and James L. Gibson, both of Danville; and two granddaughters.

Services will be 1 p.m. Tuesday at Lexington Avenue Baptist Church by the Rev. Keith Stillwell. Burial will be in Bellevue Cemetery.

Pallbearers will be Marty Gray, Charles Poneleit, Jim Halsey, James Peden, Mike Rauenzahn, Parker Walker, Jacob High and Ora Chapman.

Honorary pallbearers are Ron Harless, Mark Creech, Jerry Eldridge, Steve Gibson, Ted Sutton, Mark Noel and Larry Sutton.

Visitation will be after 4 p.m. Monday at Stith Funeral Home.

Memorials may go to the Herrington Lake Conservation League.

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