Obituaries for June 16

June 16, 2004

Martha Anderson

NICHOLASVILLE - Martha Anderson, 89, of Willow Drive, died Tuesday at Central Baptist Hospital in Lexington.

Born April 25, 1915, in New York, she was the daughter of the late August and Amelia Gertz Alet.

She was the widow of Ralph C. Anderson Sr. She was a member of Lighthouse Baptist Church and former owner of Daniel Boone's Cave Restaurant.

Survivors include a son, Ralph C. Anderson Jr. of Casey County; a daughter, Sheree Dennis of Lexington; and three grandchildren.

Services will be 11 a.m. Thursday at Lighthouse Baptist Church by Dan Barnes and Ed Schwarz. Burial will be in Camp Nelson National Cemetery.

Visitation is 5-8 p.m. today at Betts & West Funeral Home.

Memorials may go to the Lighthouse Baptist Church Building Fund.

Andrea Ballard

LANCASTER - Andrea Ballard, 45, Poor Ridge Pike, died Tuesday at Kenton Health Care. She is survived by her husband, Ricky Ballard. Arrangements are incomplete at Ramsey Funeral Home.


Pauline Hendon

Pauline Hendon, 80, of Danville, died Wednesday at Harrodsburg Health Care Center. Arrangements are incomplete at Stith Funeral Home.

Katie I. McCrystal

HARRODSBURG - Katie I. McCrystal, 89, of Harrodsburg Health Care Center, died Tuesday at the Care Center.

Born Oct. 11, 1914, in the Battle community in Washington County, she was the daughter of the late Walter and Flora Boswell Isham. She was a widow of Michael R. McCrystal. She was a retired glass inspector for Corning Glass Inc. of Harrodsburg, a member of the Mercer County Senior Citizens, and a member of St. Andrew Catholic Church where she was active in the Altar Society.

Survivors include a son, Harold F. McCrystal of Somerset; a daughter, Flora Alice Montgomery of Harrodsburg; a sister, Ethel Russell of Harrodsburg; eight grandchildren; one step-grandchild; 15 great- grandchildren; and two step-great-grandchildren.

Services will be 11 a.m. Thursday at St. Andrew Catholic Church by the Rev. Joseph Muench and Greg Warren. Burial will be in Springhill Cemetery.

Pallbearers will be Richie McCrystal, Harold F. McCrystal Jr., Allan Pinkston, Michael Warner, Arthur B. Isham, Paul Enderle, Billy Dunaway and Tony Smith.

Visitation will be after 4 p.m. Wednesday, with the prayer service at 8:30 p.m. at the Ransdell Funeral Chapel.

Memorials may go to the St. Andrew Catholic Church Building Fund, 1125 Danville Road, Harrodsburg or to the Carpenter's Christian Church Building Fund, c/o Norris Flynn, 1777 Paradise Camp Road, Harrodsburg, Ky. 40330.

Lucy "Jenny" Prewitt

LANCASTER - Lucy "Jenny" Prewitt, 77, of Cottage Avenue, died Tuesday at Ephraim McDowell Regional Medical Center.

Born Oct. 28, 1926, in Garrard County, she was the daughter of the late Elmer and Lucy F. Lawson Goins. She was a retired employee of Palm Beach Manufacturing in Danville and Christian Appalachian Project in Lancaster, and she was a member of Hyattsville Baptist Church. She was the widow of J.H. "Buddy' Prewitt.

Survivors include two sons, Gary Prewitt and Keith Prewitt, both of Lancaster; two brothers, Cecil Goins of Lexington and Jack Goins of Richmond, Ind.; two sisters, Gladys Carrier of Lancaster and Brenda Masters of Austin, Texas; six grandchildren; and one great-grandson.

Services will be 11 a.m. Thursday at Ramsey Funeral Home by the Rev. Everett Priddy. Burial will be in Lancaster Cemetery.

Active pallbearers will be Wayne, Steven and Greg Goins, Earl Foley, Kevin Fields and Jonathan Noe. Honorary pallbearers are Jerry and Jackie Goins, Brian Foley, Timmy Masters and Shelley Laswell.

Visitation is 5-9 p.m. today at Ramsey Funeral Home.

Kenneth E. Rothwell

MORELAND - Kenneth Eugene Rothwell, 74, of Danville, died Monday at Central Baptist Hospital in Lexington.

Born Nov. 2, 1929, in Lincoln County, he was the son of the late Charlie Rothwell and Jewell M. Rothwell Rice. He was retired from Philips Lighting in Danville and was a farmer.

Survivors include a daughter, Robin M. Rothwell of Burbank, Calif.; two sons, Kenneth W. Rothwell and Gary E. Rothwell, both of Stanford; one brother, Eddie Rothwell of Stanford; two sisters, Helen Simpson of Stanford and Eloise Singleton of Danville; one step-grandson; and a companion, Carla Liverman of Danville.

Services will be 2 p.m. Friday at W.L. Pruitt Funeral Home. Burial will be in Hustonville Cemetery.

Pallbearers will be Cecil Burger, Bill Harris, Keith and Gary W. Rothwell, Leroy Asbury, Danny Naylor, Corey Renner and Bobby Maddox.

Visitation will be 5-9 p.m. Thursday.

Marion C. Turbyfill

HICKORY - Marion Clifton Turbyfill, 94, of Hickory, died June 7 at his home.

He was the son of the late John P. and Jessie L. Turbyfill. He was a member of Highland Baptist Church for more than 60 years, where he served as a deacon for many years. For over 45 years, he worked at Hickory Manufacturing.

Survivors include his wife, Roberta S. Turbyfill; a son, Basil Turbyfill of Danville; a daughter, Clifteen Withers of West Chester, Ohio; six grandchildren; three step-grandchildren; 10 great-grandchildren; and four step-great-grandchildren. He was preceded in death by a son, McCoy Turbyfill.

Memorials may go to Baptist Children's Home, P.O. Box 338, Thomasville, N.C. 27361.

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