Obituaries for July 26

July 26, 2004

Ricky L. Cannada

GEORGETOWN - Ricky Lee Cannada, 52, of Georgetown, died Saturday in his home.

Born May 26, 1952, in Nashville, Tenn., he was the son of Cleora Kidd Cannada Westerfield of Danville and the late Ernest Cannada.

He was a systems analyst for Trane. He was affiliated with Provident Baptist Church in Frankfort and Grace Baptist Church in Georgetown.

Additional survivors include his wife, Irene Drake Cannada; his stepfather, J.D. Westerfield of Danville; a son, Brandon L. Cannada of Georgetown; a daughter, Shelby L. Cannada of Georgetown; a brother, Roger Cannada of Georgetown; and a sister, Grace McLean of Frankfort.


Services will be 11 a.m. Tuesday at Tucker, Yocum and Wilson Funeral Home, 320 W. Main St., Georgetown, by the Revs. John Arnold and Jim Murray.

Burial will be in Georgetown Cemetery.

Pallbearers will be Eddie Drake, Jerry Estill, Bryan Cannada, Bill Blair, Charlie Drake, Bill Cronin, Brandon Cannada, and Justin Marshall. Honorary pallbearers will be Bob Carver, Rodney Drake, Dave Newkirk, Ronnie O'Nan and John Bowers.

Visitation is 4-8 p.m. today.

Susan Baker

HARRODSBURG - Susan Baker, 66, of North Main Street, died Saturday at the University of Kentucky Chandler Medical Center.

Arrangements are incomplete at Alexander and Royalty Funeral Home.

Cathy J. Lee

LIBERTY - Cathy Jean Lee, 39, of Mount Eden Road, Lawrenceburg, died Saturday at her home.

Born Aug. 16, 1964, in Cincinnati, Ohio, she was the daughter of the late Howard and Nellie Atwood Lee. She was a former employee of an automotive factory.

Survivors include a daughter, Jennifer Bilger of Campbellsville; a brother, Steve Lee of Liberty; a sister, Donna Neely of Sadieville; and a grandchild.

Services will be 2 p.m. Tuesday at McKinney-Brown Funeral Home by the Revs. Darren Gillespie and Karl Muller. Burial will be in Whited Cemetery.

Visitation is after 5 p.m. today.

Ann R. O'Malley

Ann Reid O'Malley, 86, of South Third Street, died Saturday at Ephraim McDowell Regional Medical Center.

Born Oct. 3, 1917, in Hustonville, she was the daughter of the late Leslie McMurtry Reid Sr. and Marian Clarice Purdom Reid.

She was an elementary school teacher at Kentucky School for the Deaf and retired as the supervising teacher.

She was a member of Centenary United Methodist Church, a 1935 graduate of Danville High School, a 1939 graduate of Centre College, and earned a degree in deaf studies from Gallaudet University.

Survivors include a daughter, Lynne Crowder of Little Rock, Ark.; two sons, Stephen O'Malley of Chicago, Ill., and Brian O'Malley of Danville; and four grandchildren.

Services will be 11 a.m. Wednesday at Stith Funeral Home by the Revs. Quentin Scholtz and Don Benningfield. Burial will be in Bellevue Cemetery.

Visitation will be after 6 p.m. Tuesday.


William L. Linton

LANCASTER - Services for William Lee Linton, Sr., 80, of Kinnaird Avenue, will be 1 p.m. Wednesday at First Baptist Church of Duncantown. Burial will be in Duncantown Cemetery.

He died Friday at the University of Kentucky Chandler Medical Center, Lexington.

Born Dec. 4, 1923, in Mercer County, he was the son of the late Joseph C. and Hattie Vandyke Linton.

He was a retired sanitation employee for the city of Lancaster. He was a World War II veteran and a member of Saint Peters AME Church in Harrodsburg.

Survivors include his wife, Cleo Rice Linton; two sons, William Linton Jr. of Danville and Albert Linton of Dayton, Ohio; three daughters, Patricia G. Penix of Harrodsburg, Donna L. Hocker of Lancaster and Hattie P. Evans of Lafollette, Tenn.; 14 grandchildren; and four great-grandchildren.

He was preceded in death by a son, Morris C. Linton, and a daughter, Barbara Ray.

Pallbearers will be Cecil Dunn, Billy C. Trumbo, Johnny Allen, Jackie Trumbo, Steven Baker, Tyrone Leavell, Carl Miller and Bob Boatley.

Honorary pallbearers will be Marvin Dismeaux, Walter Anderson, Edward Mitchell and James Davis.

Visitation will be 6-9 p.m. Tuesday at the church.

Spurlin Funeral Home in Lancaster is in charge of arrangements.

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