Obituaries for Sept. 7

September 07, 2004

Ricky Johnson

Ricky S. Johnson, 53, of Ky. 300, died Saturday at his home.

Born May 13, 1951, in Danville, he was the son of the late Oscar and Margaret Mills Johnson.

He was a truck driver and a Marine Corps veteran.

Survivors include his wife, Dianna Lee Shearer Johnson; two sons, Richard S. Johnson and Jeremiah Johnson, both of Stanford; two sisters, Margaret Montgomery of Stanford and Julia Bilger of Louisville; a brother, Oscar Johnson of Stanford; and five grandchildren.

Services will be 1 p.m. Wednesday at Preston-Pruitt Funeral Home by the Rev. Johnny Adamson. Burial will be in Parksville Cemetery.


Pallbearers will be Eugene Shearer, Cody Johnson, Ronnie Bilger, Carl Montgomery, George Douglas and Larry Bastin.

Honorary pallbearers are Eugene Pike, Doug Davis and Gary Garrison.

Visitation is 5-8 p.m. today.

Belve Collier

HARRODSBURG - Belve Collier, 85, died Sunday at James B. Haggin Memorial Hospital.

Born Sept. 22, 1918, in Mercer County, he was the son of the late Byron B. and Zanner Pearl McGinnis Collier. He was a retired farmer, a member of Cornishville Baptist Church and a Mason.

Survivors include his wife, Margaret Peavler Collier; two sons, Elwood Collier and Belve L. Collier, both of Harrodsburg; a daughter, Beuna Grigsby of Harrodsburg; three sisters, Elizabeth Scott of Temperance, Mich., Leora Tyler of Harrodsburg, and Lillian Tyler of Burgin; eight grandchildren; 13 great-grandchildren; and two great-great-grandchildren.

He was preceded in death by two sons, Marvin L. "Baldy" Collier and Maurice Collier.

Services will be 2 p.m. Wednesday at Alexander & Royalty Funeral Home. Burial will be in Spring Hill Cemetery.

Visitation is 6-9 p.m. today and after 7 a.m. Wednesday.

Memorials may go to Gideons International Bible Fund or Mercer County Humane Society.

Rachel Collier

HARRODSBURG - Rachel Collier, 78, died Monday at Harrodsburg Health Care Center. Arrangements are incomplete at Alexander & Royalty Funeral Home.

James H. Hoskins

RICHMOND - James Hampton Hoskins, 50, of Harrodsburg, died Thursday at University of Kentucky Chandler Medical Center.

Born Nov. 6, 1953, in Madison County, he was the son of Anna F. Long Hoskins of Harrodsburg and the late Harlan Hoskins. He was a carpenter and an Army veteran.

Other survivors include his wife, Terresa Renner Hoskins; three sons, James A., Tommy D. and Jared L. Hoskins, all of Harrodsburg; his grandmother, Jennie Long Kingsolver of Richmond; five brothers, Darrel W. Hoskins of Mount Vernon, Gary Hoskins of Colorado Springs, Colo., Harlan E. Hoskins of Richmond, and David G. Hoskins and Roy L. Hoskins, both of Berea; three sisters, Charlotte Kemper and Donna M. Carpenter, both of Richmond, and Laura A. Biggs of Mount Vernon; and three grandchildren.

Services were today at Combs, Parsons and Collins Funeral Home.

Carson B. Lacy

LIBERTY - Carson B. Lacy, 72, of Louisville, died Saturday at Livingston Regional Hospital.

Born May 26, 1932, in Alpine, Tenn., he was the son of the late Roby and Flora E. Daugherty Lacy.

He was a former employee of General Electric, an Army veteran of the Korean War and the widower of Myrtle Yates Lacy.

Survivors include a brother, Hershel Lacy of Mexico, N.Y.; two sisters, Thelma Gray and Nora E. Dillon, both of Livingston, Tenn.; and his caregivers, Peggy and Jerry Franklin of Louisville.

Services will be 11:30 a.m. Wednesday at Bartle Funeral Home by the Rev. Greg Powell. Burial will be in Willow Springs Cemetery.

Visitation is 1-6 p.m. today and after 9 a.m. Wednesday.

Mary C. Lee

CAMPBELLSVILLE - Mary C. "May" Lee, 67, of Campbellsville, died Saturday in Campbellsville.

Born Nov. 1, 1936, in Robertson County, Tenn., she was the daughter of Dorothy Adams Camp of Campbellsville and the late Charles T. Camp. She was a homemaker, retired from Campbellsville Apparel and a member of Sunnyhill Church of Christ.

Survivors include her husband, Bobby Lee; two sons, Steve Lee of Glasgow, a former minister at the Church of Christ in Danville, and Carl Lee of Campbellsville; two daughters, Saundra Lee of Campbellsville and Patricia Pitts of Cookeville, Tenn.; three sisters, Frances Henderson, Carolyn Gossage and Charlene Shofner, all of Campbellsville; and eight grandchildren.

Services were Monday at Parrott & Ramsey Funeral Home by Greg Sharp, Danny McKibben and Scott Vifquain. Private graveside services were today at Campbellsville Memorial Gardens.

Memorials may go to Hospice of Central Kentucky and sent to the funeral home.

Mike Patterson

HARRODSBURG - Mike Patterson, 45, died Sunday in Harrodsburg.

Born Jan. 5, 1959, in Harrodsburg, he was the son of the late Glennon L. and Albertine Robinson Hayslett. He was a a former factory worker and a Baptist.

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