Obituaries for June 10

June 10, 2004

Evelyn McWilliams

Evelyn Peavler Miller Jackson McWilliams, 90, of South Alta Avenue, died today at her home. Arrangements are incomplete at Stith Funeral Home.

Berkley A. Sayers

LIBERTY — Berkley Allen Sayers, 71, of Turkey Creek Road, Windsor, died Wednesday at Central Baptist Hospital.

Born Sept. 14, 1932, in Casey County, he was the son of the late Earl and Ethel Mae Sawyers Sayers. He was owner and operator of Gateway Auction and Real Estate Co., a farmer, and a member of Oak Grove Baptist Church, Mintonville Masonic Lodge and Kentucky Auctioneers Association. He was a Kentucky Colonel.

Survivors include a son, Mark Sayers of Liberty; a sister, Bonnie Barber of Mount Orb, Ohio; a brother, Clifford Sayers of Bethelridge; and his companion, Donna Stacey of Windsor.


Services will be 11 a.m. Saturday at McKinney-Brown Funeral Home by Herb Godsey. Burial will be in Mintonville Cemetery.

Visitation will be after 6 p.m. Friday with a Masonic service at 7:30 p.m.

Kevin L. Flynn

HARRODSBURG — Kevin Lee Flynn, 45, of Fort Lauderdale, Fla., died May 29 at his home.

Born March 27, 1959, in Lexington, he was the son of Norris “Chigger” and Gayle Flynn of Herrington Lake. He was a graduate of Riverview High School in Sarasota, Fla., a former member of Southland Christian Church and attended Milligan Bible College in Johnson, Tenn. He was employed by U.S. Airways since 1981 and had spent the last 18 years at Fort Lauderdale Airport. He was a member of the 1971 Gardenside Little League team that was the first Kentucky team to go to the Little League World Series.

Other survivors include his wife, Michelle Flynn of Fort Lauderdale; and two sisters, Karen Travis of Chesapeake, Va., and Amy Aubrey of Midway

A memorial service will be 2:30 p.m. Sunday at Harrodsburg High School, 371 E. Lexington St.

Memorials may go to The Carpenter’s Christian Church Building Fund, P.O. Box 87, Harrodsburg 40330.

Alexander & Royalty Funeral Home in charge of local arrangements.

Clara L. Howell

HARRODSBURG — Clara Locke Howell, 83, of Harrodsburg Health Care Manor, died Wednesday at the center.

Born July 13, 1920, in Paducah, she was the daughter of the late Lindsay and Pearl Miller Locke. She was a sales clerk for Sears in Danville for many years and a member of Harrodsburg Baptist Church where she was a Sunday school teacher and an adult choir member. She was the widow of Robert Howell Sr.

Survivors include two sons, Robert Howell Jr. of Nicholasville and William Howell of Louisville; a brother, David Locke of Columbia, Tenn.; a sister, Ruby G. Wise of Paducah; and two grandchildren.

Services will be 11 a.m. Friday at Ransdell Funeral Chapel by the Rev. Robert DeFoor. Burial will be in Springhill Cemetery.

Pallbearers will be Curtis Bailey, Wendell Gooch, Chris Coffman and Eddie Russell.

Visitation is 5-9 p.m. today and after 7:30 a.m. Friday.

Memorials may go to Harrodsburg Baptist Church.

Dorothy B. Rogers

STANFORD — Dorothy B. Rogers, 79, of Stanford, died Wednesday at Fort Logan Hospital. Arrangements are incomplete at Spurlin Funeral Home.

Carrie T. Turner

SPRINGFIELD — Carrie Tate Turner, 96, of Mackville, died Tuesday at Springfield Nursing Home.

Born Oct. 1, 1907, in Boyle County, she was the daughter of the late William and Lena Belle Lister Tate. She was a homemaker, a member of Mackville Baptist Church and the widow of Maurice “Pete” Turner.

Survivors include two sons, Johnnie Turner of Mackville and Marvin Turner of Pine Bluff, Ark.; a daughter, Martha B. Meador of Crestwood; a brother, Wallace Tate of Kokomo, Ind.; 13 grandchildren; 21 great-grandchildren; and seven great-great-grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by a son, G.W. Turner.

Services will be 11 a.m. Friday at Carey & Son Funeral Home by the Revs. David McCord and Sam Roberts. Burial will be in Peter Cemetery, Mackville.

Visitation is 5-8 p.m. today and after 8 a.m. Friday.


Edna L. Newby

Services for Edna Litton Newby, 94, of North Fifth Street, will be 11 a.m. Friday at Stith Funeral Home by the Rev. Mike Cox. Burial will be in Bellevue Cemetery.

She died Tuesday at Ephraim McDowell Regional Medical Center.

Born Sept. 25, 1909, in Scott County, Tenn., she was the daughter of the late Maynard and Abigail Chambers Litton. She was a homemaker, a member of Danville First Church of God and Retired Veterans and Railway Club, and the widow of John Will Newby.

Survivors include a son, Bob Newby of Danville; two daughters, Norma Yankey of Danville and Mary F. Catlett of Murfreesboro, Tenn.; a brother, Horace M. Litton of Danville; five grandchildren; eight great-grandchildren; and two great-great-grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by a son, John M. Newby.

Pallbearers will be John Robert Newby, Billy Charles Lay, Bobby Harris, Ray and Roy Bonta, and Alford Smith.

Visitation is 5-9 p.m. today.

Memorials may go to Boyle County Emergency Medical Services.

Annie C. Doss

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