Obituaries for Aug. 1

August 01, 2004

Paul Bleier

LAWRENCEBURG - Paul Bleier, 59, of South Bragg Street, Perryville, died Thursday at the University of Kentucky Medical Center, Lexington.

Born Oct. 17, 1944, in Bronx, New York, he was a son of the late Sigfreid and Carmeta Scott Bleier. He was an Army veteran of the Vietnam War, retired from Hewlett Packard and an assistant commissioner of the Boy Scouts of America. He was a member of the Trinity Episcopal Church of Danville.

Survivors include his wife, Clara R. Chilton Bleier; a daughter, Victoria Parnes of LaPlata, Md.; a son, Scott Bleier of Highstown, N.J.; a sister, Carol McCawley of California; and his mother and father-in-law, Katherine and Earl Chilton of Salvisa.

A memorial will be held at a later date. Gash Memorial Chapel, Lawrenceburg, is in charge of arrangements.

Laura Clark

Laura Clark, 100, of Perryville, died Saturday at Danville Center for Health and Rehabilitation.

Funeral arrangements are incomplete at Smith-Jackson Funeral Home.


Estie Elliott

LIBERTY - Estie Elliot, 85, of Oliver Bastin Road, Waynesburg, died Thursday at her home.

Born Sept. 3, 1918, in Casey County, she was the daughter of the late Luther Salyers and Mary Jane Floyd. She was a homemaker and a member of Mt. Olive Christian Church. She was the widow of Calin C. "Dickie" Elliott.

Survivors include a daughter, Patricia Martin of Liberty; five sisters, Betty Meeks of Kings Mountain, Clytha Godbey, Martha Robertson and Mary Liz Carrer, all of Waynesburg, and Bertha M. Fight of Ohio; four brothers, Clifford Salyers of Glasgow, Vernon Salyers of Middleburg, Jessie Salyers of Liberty and Norman Salyers of Somerset; a grandson and a great-granddaughter.

Services will be 11 a.m. Monday at Mt. Olive Christian Church by Greg Powell. Burial will be Salyers Cemetery.

Pallbearers will be Roger Martin Jr., Junior Elliott, Kirby Carman, Ron Robertson, Thomas Godbey and L.C. Godbey.

Visitation is 5 p.m. today and after 8 a.m. Monday at McKinney Brown Funeral Home.

Janice A. Goodpaster

STANFORD - Janice A. Goodpaster, 30, of Ky 643, Waynesburg, died Friday in Stanford.

Born April 15, 1974, in Casey County, she was the daughter of the late Eugene Falconberry and Wanda Lawless Bright of Crab Orchard. She was a homemaker.

Survivors include her husband, Ronnie Goodpaster; two daughters, Brandy Faddis of Waynesburg and Lori Gaskin of Stanford; a son, Ronnie Goodpaster of Danville; a sister, Michelle Jones of Trenton, Ga.; two brothers, David Falconberry of Waynesburg and Joe Proffitt of Knoxville, Tenn.; and one grandchild.

Services will be 1 p.m. Tuesday at Fox Funeral Home by Dale Denton. Burial will be in Springhill Cemetery.

Visitation will be 6-9 p.m. Monday.

Marshall L. Hart

HARRODSBURG - Marshall Leon Hart, 70, of Perryville Road, died Friday at James B. Haggin Memorial Hospital.

Born March 1, 1934, in Mercer County, he was the son of the late Robert Lee and Vergie Helen Atkinson Hart. He was a retired maintenance supervisor for the Kentucky Department of Parks and a member of the Harrodsburg Baptist Church. He was the husband of Imogene Worthington Hart.

Other survivors include two sons, David Hart and Jeffery Hart, both of Harrodsburg; a daughter, Debbie Merriman, of Harrodsburg; a brother, Merle Hart, of Harrodsburg; a sister, Geraldine Calvert, of Frankfort; nineteen grandchildren and six great-grandchildren.

He was preceded in death by a son, Terry Brent Hart.

Services will be 1 p.m. Monday at Ransdell Funeral Chapel by Dr. Robert DeFoor and Daryl Catlett. Burial will be in Spring Hill Cemetery.

Pallbearers will be grandchildren.

Honorary pallbearers will be Irvin Worthington, Obie Worthington, Bobby Joe Worthington, Kenneth Coffman, Bob Langford, Homer Calvert and Reuben Deringer.

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

Memorials may go to Gideons Memorial Bible Fund, P.O.Box 176, Harrodsburg, KY 40330.

Jerry W. Randolph

STANFORD - Jerry Wayne Randolph, 37, of Sims Road, Crab Orchard, died Friday at his residence.

Born May 22, 1967, in Lincoln County, he was the son of the late Carl and Jeanette Johnson Randolph. He was a construction worker.

Survivors include his wife, Michelle Cantrell Randolph; a son, J.R. Randolph; a stepson, James Caudill; a brother, Gary Randolph; and four sisters, Sally Reed, Gay Randolph, Tammy Lamb and Teresa Petrey, all of Crab Orchard.

Graveside services will be 10 a.m. Tuesday at Friendship Cemetery. Fox Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.

James K. Yocum

STANFORD - James Keith Yocum, 46, of Stanford, died Friday.

Born Sept. 25, 1957, in Stanford, he was a son of Ruth Yocum Spaw and the late Delmer Yocum. He was the widower of Kathy Bolin Yocum. He was a farmer.

Other survivors include a daughter, Tori Yocum of Hustonville; a sister, Phyllis Durham of Stanford; a half-sister, Penny Yocum of Liberty; and two grandchildren.

Services will be 2 p.m. Monday at Spurlin Funeral Home by the Rev. John Cato. Burial will be in Buffalo Springs Cemetery.

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