Obituaries for Oct. 25

October 25, 2004

Michael L. Jones

Michael Louis Jones, 57, of Danville, died Saturday at his home.

Born July 1, 1947, in Danville, he was the son of the late Leroy and Betty Jones. He attended Seventh Street Christian Church in Danville and was a graduate of Bate High School. He was a chef at Shakertown and at Centre College for 16 years. He was also a member of the Marine Corps.

Survivors include his wife, Beth Jones; three daughters, Dwan Grey of Nashville and Andreasa Pruitt and Jill Pruitt, both of Danville; three sons, Marcellus Grey of Nicholasville and Antonio Grey and Michael Jones II, both of Danville; two brothers, Steve Jones and Marcus Jones, both of Danville; four sisters, Nancy Grey, Paula McPherson, Lydia Jones and Markeeta Jones, all of Danville; and three grandchildren.

Services will be at 11 a.m. Wednesday at Seventh Street Christian Church by the Rev. Herbert Dunn. Burial will be in Hilldale Cemetery.


Pallbearers will be Alonzo McGuire, Charles Langford, Dexter Grey, Willie McPherson, Bernard Shanks and Joel Grey.

Honorary pallbearers are deacons of Seventh Street Christian Church and Pete Johnson.

Visitation will be 6-8 p.m. Tuesday and before services Wednesday at the church.

Smith-Jackson Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.

William A. Allen

MOUNTVILLE, Pa. - William A. Allen, 64, of Lancaster, Pa., formerly of Lincoln County, died Saturday at Lancaster General Hospital.

Born in Corbin, Ky., he was the son of the late Isaac F. and Addie Dunn Allen. He was a retired bricklayer and member of First Baptist Church. He was an Army veteran of World War II and a life member of the National Rifle Association.

Survivors include his wife, Mary Johns Allen; two daughters, Gail H. Allen and Susan D. Hill, both of Lancaster, Pa.; a brother, Robert Allen of the Goshen community in Lincoln County; a grandson whom he raised, William T. Allen of Wrightsville, Pa.; three granddaughters; and a great-grandson.

Services will be 2 p.m. Wednesday at John E. Kraft Funeral Home. Burial will be in Mountville Cemetery.

Visitation will be 1-2 p.m. Wednesday.

Robert J. Montgomery

LEXINGTON - Robert J. "Bob" Montgomery, 70, of Lexington, died Friday at Central Baptist Hospital.

Born in Parksville, he was the son of the late Robert J. and Maggie Honaker Montgomery. He was an employee of Bendix Co. in Frankfort and a member of Immanuel Baptist Church.

Survivors include his wife, Bonnie Montgomery; four sisters, Jean Cummins, Dot Jarboe, Sue Anderson and Betty Proffitt; and three brothers, Buford Montgomery, Carl Montgomery and Bernard Montgomery.

Services are 2 p.m. today at Kerr Brothers Funeral Home by the Revs. Craig Loscalzo and Owen Moody. Burial will be in Bluegrass Memorial Gardens.


David L. James

STANFORD - Services for David L. James, 77, of St. Bernard, Ohio, formerly of Stanford, will be at 3 p.m. Wednesday at Spurlin Funeral Home. Burial will be in Buffalo Springs Cemetery with military rites by Caswell Saufley Post 18.

He died Friday at East Galbraith Northwest Veterans Hospital.

Born March 14, 1927, in Lincoln County, he was the son of the late Jesse and Ludema Gilliam James. He was a truck driver for Victor Transfer and an Army veteran of World War II. He was the widower of Anna Mae McClure James.

Survivors include a son, Marty James; a daughter, Debbie Fields; a brother, Howard "Doc" James; and two sisters, Sarah Huffacker and Betty D'Arcy.

Visitation will be 1-3 p.m. Wednesday at Spurlin Funeral Home.

William M. May Jr.

Private services are planned for William M. "Billy" May Jr., 73, of Shakertown Road.

He died Saturday at his home.

Born Feb. 1, 1931, in Lebanon, he was the son of the late William M. and Gladys P. Boswell May. He was a self-employed truck driver and farmer and a member of Centenary United Methodist Church. He served as a corporal in the Army in Korea and was awarded a Purple Heart.

Survivors include a cousin with whom he lived, Barbara J. May of Danville; and a brother, Robert A. May of Carrollton.

Memorials may go to Heritage Hospice.

Willie B. Miller

LANCASTER - Services for Willie Evelyn Baker Miller, 77, of Louisville, formerly of Lancaster, will be 1 p.m. Wednesday at Spurlin Funeral Home by the Rev. James Lowery. Burial will be in Lancaster Cemetery.

She died Wednesday at Baptist Hospital East in Louisville.

Born May 20, 1927, in Garrard County, she was the daughter of the late Millard A. and Elizabeth Dennis Baker. She was a homemaker and had worked at Palm Beach Co. for more than 20 years. She was a member of Lancaster Church of the Nazarene and the Odd Fellows Lodge.

Survivors include a sister, Fannie Whittaker of Lancaster; and nieces and nephews.

Pallbearers will be Earl Foley, Gordon and Paul Deshon, Jimmy Baker, J.B. Sowder, Denny Lair Jr. and David Bridgeman.

Visitation will be 6-8 p.m. Tuesday.

Breanna M. Perry

STANFORD - Services for Breanna Mae Perry, 10, of Stanford, will be 4:30 p.m. Tuesday at Spurlin Funeral Home by the Revs. Stewart Dawson and Dan Gutenson. Burial will be in Buffalo Springs Cemetery.

She died Friday at the University of Kentucky Chandler Medical Center.

She was the daughter of Clinton Ray of Lawrence, Ind. His name was incorrect in Sunday's paper.

Visitation is 4-9 p.m. today.

Memorials may go to the Spinabifada Association of Kentucky and Shriners Hospital.

Loyd P. Sebastian

LANCASTER - Services for Loyd P. Sebastian, 85, of Danville Street, were today at Ramsey Funeral Home by the Rev. Albert Gisler and Steve Horn. Burial was in Lancaster Cemetery.

He died Friday at Ephraim McDowell Regional Center.

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