Obituaries for July 30

July 30, 2004

Edna P. Southerland

BLOOMINGTON, Ill. - Edna Pearl Southerland, 82, of Bloomington, died Wednesday at McLean County Nursing Home.

Born Sept. 21, 1922, in Moreland, she was the daughter of the late Arthur R. and Mary G. Hafley. She was retired from the housekeeping department at the Mennonite Hospital and was a member of Bible Baptist Church.

Survivors include her husband, Sherman F. Southerland; a daughter, Connie Litwiller of Minier, Ill.; three sons, Darrell Southerland of Junction City, Sidney Southerland of Nicholasville, and Ernest Southerland of Normal, Ill.; four sisters, Dorothy Spears of Moreland, Carol East of Lancaster, Jane Reed of Harrodsburg and Hulda Hafley of Junction City; two brothers, R.C. Hafley of Louisville and Levi Hafley of Louisville; 15 grandchildren; and 30 great-grandchildren.

Services will be 10 a.m. Saturday at Bible Baptist Church in Bloomington by the Rev. Mark Bouslog. Burial will be in Funks Grove Cemetery.


Visitation is 6-8 p.m. today at East Lawn Funeral Home in Bloomington, Ill., and 9-10 a.m. Saturday at the church.

Memorials may go to Bible Baptist Church or McLean County Nursing Home.

Rodney Ware

LIBERTY - Rodney Ware, 37, of Mount Washington, died Thursday at the University of Louisville Hospital.

Born Sept. 22, 1966, in Columbia, he was the son of Lucian and Genevee Woody Ware of Columbia. He was a service technician for AGFA Corp. and a member of Okolona Separate Baptist Church.

Survivors include his wife, Rhonda Allen Ware; three sons, Alan, Alex and Ethan Ware, all of Mount Washington; and his maternal grandmother, Kathryn Woody of Columbia.

Services will be 6 p.m. Saturday at Poplar Grove Baptist Church by the Rev. Terry Rowe. Burial will be in Poplar Grove Cemetery.

Visitation will be 1-4 p.m. Saturday at Bartle Funeral Home and after 5 p.m. at the church.

Memorials may go to a charity of choice.

Emma K. Kidd

SOMERSET - Emma Katherine Adams Kidd, 62, of Somerset, formerly of Garrard County, died Thursday at her residence.

Born May 13, 1942, in Garrard County, she was the daughter of the late Milton Adams and Addie Mae Tankersley. She was a homemaker and member of First Presbyterian Church in Somerset. She was president of the Eagles Nest Ladies Golf Association and the first female to make a hole in one at Eagles Nest Country Club.

She was a board member of Eagles Nest Country Club, a member of Central Kentucky Golf Association and a member of Lake Cumberland Ladies Golf Association.

Survivors include her husband, Eddie P. Kidd; three daughters, Sherri K. Smith of Stanford, Patricia L. Mayfield of Somerset and Rhonda Denise Kidd of Somerset; a brother, Donald Adams of Stanford; and six grandchildren.

Services will be 11 a.m. Monday at First Presbyterian Church, Somerset, by the Rev. John Cole. Burial will be in Lancaster Cemetery.

Visitation will be after 6 p.m. Sunday at Somerset Undertaking and Crematory and after 9 a.m. Monday at the church.

Memorials may go to Hospice of Lake Cumberland or First Presbyterian Church Building Fund.

Mary Louise Duggins

LANCASTER - Mary Louise Duggins, 86, of Bowmans Road, died Thursday at Ephraim McDowell Regional Medical Center.

Born April 1, 1918, in Mercer County, she was the daughter of the late Elmer and Myrtle Fallis Parsons.

She was a homemaker, charter member of Buena Vista Baptist Church, and widow of Wallace Duggins.

Survivors include a son, Gerald David Duggins of Garrard County; a sister, Doris Stephenson of Nicholasville; and a brother, James Parsons of Lexington.

Services will be 11 a.m. Saturday at Ramsey Funeral Home by the Rev. Larry Harris. Burial will be in Lancaster Cemetery.

Pallbearers will be Larry, Stanley Joe and Mike Duggins and Ken, Tim and Carl Parsons.

Visitation will be 5 to 9 p.m. today.

Memorials may go to Buena Vista Baptist Church building fund.

Margaret C. Foster

LIBERTY - Margaret C. Foster, 68, of Cincinnati, died Wednesday in Cincinnati.

Born April 19, 1936, in Casey County, she was the daughter of the late Harvey Wethington and Edith M. Wethington. She was a cook and a member of St. Bernard Catholic Church in Casey County. She was the widow of Jessie Foster.

Survivors include three sons, Joseph B. Wethington, Charles T. Wethington and Benjamin L. Gresham, all of Cincinnati; three brothers, Ronnie Wethington of Missouri, Russell Wethington of Liberty and Danny Wethington of Cincinnati; four sisters, Dorothy Cox, Arlene Brown and Barbara Clements of Liberty and June Rogers of Cincinnati; six grandchildren; and two great-grandchildren.

Services will be 11 a.m. Saturday at St. Bernard Catholic Church by the Rev. Jeffrey Leger. Burial will be in St. Bernard Cemetery.

Visitation is after 6 p.m. today at McKinney-Brown Funeral Home.

Mildred L. Suggs

CRAB ORCHARD - Mildred Louise Marshall Suggs, 82, of Brodhead, died Thursday at Rockcastle County Hospital.

Born Nov. 21, 1921, in Sill Creek, Tenn., she was the daughter of the late Raymond and Loddie Hodge Marshall.

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