Obituaries for Aug. 31

August 31, 2004

Bobby M. Bryant

Bobby M. Bryant, 69, of Brookview Place, died Monday at his home.

Born June 26, 1935, in Nashville, Tenn., he was the son of the late William C. and Marie Arterburn Bryant. He was a retired human resources manager for ATR and had been manager at Rexnord, Thomas Industries in Hospkinsville and Sparta, Tenn., American Airfilter in Brownsville, Tenn., and Gates Rubber Co. in Hendersonville, Tenn. He earned a Bachelor of Arts degree in teaching from Tennessee Tech University and was a member of ROTC. He also was a member of West End Church of Christ, Kiwanis Club of Danville, Quail Unlimited, National Rifle Association and Bass Anglers Sportsman Society.

Survivors include his wife, Shirley F. Bryant; a son, Robert M. Bryant of Madisonville; a daughter, Tamra Blackwell of Danville; and six grandchildren.

Services will be 3 p.m. Thursday at Stith Funeral Home.

Visitation will be 4-8 p.m. Wednesday.


Robert Lackey

Robert "Red" Lackey, 96, formerly of Lincoln County, died Friday at Thomson-Hood Veterans Center in Wilmore.

Born Oct. 17, 1907, in Lincoln County, he was the son of the late William D. and Mary Jane Lackey. He was an Army veteran of World War II and was retired.

Survivors include a nephew, William Lackey of Frankfort.

Services will be 12:30 p.m. Wednesday at Boneyville Baptist Church by the Rev. Robert Coulter Jr. Burial will be in Camp Nelson National Cemetery.

Pallbearers will be George Reid, Ernest Gooch, Robert Brown, Clarence Gooch, Billy Masterson and Edward Brown.

Honorary pallbearers are John Gooch and George Logan.

Visitation will be after 11 a.m. Wednesday at the church.

Smith-Jackson Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.

Jennifer C. Baxter

LIBERTY - Jennifer Gail Clark Baxter, 32, of Lexington, died Monday at Central Baptist Hospital. She was the daughter of Judy Delk Clark of Dunnville. Arrangements are incomplete at Bartle Funeral Home.

Lois Greer

WAYNESBURG - Lois Greer, 76, of Batavia, Ohio, formerly of Waynesburg, died Monday in Batavia. She was the widow of Benjamin F. Greer. Arrangements are incomplete at Barnett & Demrow Funeral Home.

Ronald W. McCubbins

NEW PORT RICHEY, Fla. - Ronald W. McCubbins, 61, died Aug. 23 at his home.

Born June 28, 1943, in Danville, he was the son of Geneva Fothergill McCubbins of Danville and the late Joseph A. McCubbins. He was a retired vice president for Beneficial Finance.

Other survivors include his wife, Fern Walter McCubbins; three sons, Jeff McCubbins of Lake City, Fla., Shawn Casey of Tampa, Fla., and Mark Casey of Dover, Fla.; a sister, Peggy Miller of Danville; and seven grandchildren.

Memorial services were held Wednesday at Trinity Memorial Gardens.

Memorials may go to LifePath Hospice, 3010 E. Azeele St., Tampa, Fla. 33609.


Zula F. Austin

Services for Zula Ferrell Austin, 81, of Hancock Street, Junction City, will be 11 a.m. Wednesday at Stith Funeral Home by the Rev. Ken Hall. Burial will be in Junction City Cemetery.

She died Saturday at Ephraim McDowell Regional Medical Center.

Visitation will be 4-9 p.m. Tuesday.

Pallbearers will be Joshua Devine, Shan Pippin, Larry Hampton, Jeff Bennett, James Harris and Roger Southland.

Honorary pallbearers are Sheila Wrenn, Delona Welch and Elcie Barnes.

Memorials may go to Heritage Hospice.

Bernard Peyton

MORELAND - Services for Bernard "JR" Peyton, 80, of Liberty, will be 1 p.m. Wednesday at W.L. Pruitt Funeral Home by G.W. Smith. Burial will be in Danville Memorial Gardens with military rites by American Legion Boyle Post 46.

He died Saturday at Veterans Administration Medical Center.

Born Aug. 19, 1924, in Casey County, he was the son of the late Bernard L. and Flora Ellis Peyton. He was a retired truck driver and a World War II veteran, having served with the Army 168th Combat Engineers. He also had been a prisoner of war. He was a member of Ellisburg Baptist Church and Rocky Ford Masonic Lodge 765.

Survivors include his wife, Evelyn Peyton; a son, James L. Peyton of Nicholasville; a sister, Lucille McAnelly of Liberty; a granddaughter; two stepgrandchildren; and a great-grandson. He was preceded in death by a son, Steven C. Peyton.

Pallbearers will be Bill and Joe Peyton, Marty and Monty Atwood, Shaun Pendergraph and Charles McAnelly.

Honorary pallbearers are Bill Brown, Harold Bastin, Dr. Todd Rinehart, Glenn Nutgrass and H.D. Atwood.

Visitation is 4-8 p.m. today with Masonic rites at 7 p.m.

Memorials may go to Hospice of Lake Cumberland and Rocky Ford Masonic Lodge.

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