Obituaries for Nov. 21

November 21, 2004

Andrew Adams

LANCASTER - Andrew Adams, 84, of Fuzzy Duck Road, died Friday at his home.

Born Jan. 2, 1920, in Garrard County, he was the son of the late John and Lucinda Adams. He was a World War II veteran, a retired farmer and worked for the Canada Dry Distillery at Camp Nelson. He was a member of Pleasant Grove Christian Church, and the widower of Thelma Adams.

Survivors include two daughters, Stella Graham and Lucille Gulley, both of Lancaster; a son, Larry Yates of Lancaster; seven grandchildren; 17 great-grandchildren, and a great-great grandchild.

Services will be noon Monday at Spurlin Funeral Home. Burial will be at Camp Nelson National Cemetery.

Pallbearers will be Barry Graham, Bradley Graham, Tim Gulley, Tony Muskgrove, Adam Graham, Chad Sharp, Seth Banta, and Jeff Banta.

Honorary pallbearers are Jack Gulley, Johnny Walker, and Frank Corman.

Visitation is from 5-9 p.m. today.

Everett L. Henderson


LANCASTER - Everett Lee Henderson, 89, of Sam Henderson Road, Paint Lick, died Saturday at his home.

Born Aug. 3, 1915, in Paint Lick, he was the son of the late Samuel Crutchfield and Sally Ralston Henderson. He was a retired farmer and World War II Army Air Corp veteran. He was a member of Old Paint Lick Presbyterian Church.

Survivors include his wife, Millie Rogers Henderson; a son, John Wilson Henderson of Paint Lick; a daughter, Patricia Broughton of Lancaster; two sisters, Elizabeth Clark and Ethel Butner, both of Lancaster; seven grandchildren; and two great-grandchildren. He was preceded in death by a son, Donald Lee Henderson.

Services will be 11 a.m. Monday at Ramsey Funeral Home by the Revs. Tim Robbins and Bryce McGowan. Burial will be in Paint Lick Cemetery.

Pallbearers will be Jennifer Speake, Leah Henderson, Courtney Henderson, Scott Broughton, Kevin Broughton, Christopher Henderson and John Tyler Henderson.

Visitation is 5-9 p.m. today.

Memorials may go to Heritage Hospice, P.O. Box 1213, Danville, Ky., 40423.


Sally A. Wooldridge

Services for Sally Ann Wooldridge, 82, of Lancaster Road, were Saturday at Preston-Pruitt Funeral Home by the Rev. Brad King. Burial was in Danville Memorial Gardens.

She died Thursday at her home.

Born May 24, 1922, in Mercer County, she was the daughter of the late Jordan and Martha Patterson Bugg. She was retired from Genesco and was a farmer and homemaker. She was a member of Willow Grove Baptist Church and the widow of William R. "Ronnie" Wooldridge.

Survivors include three sisters, Josie Freeman of Danville, Haddy Bailey of Mercer County, and Luevena Gibson of Perryville; and a brother, Charles Bugg of Harrodsburg. She was preceded in death by a son, Billy Wooldridge.

Pallbearers were Calvin Gibson, John Bailey, Chuck Bugg, Earl Pinkston, Terry Sears and Danny Bugg.

Honorary pallbearers are Wendell Lawrence, Charles Smith, Estil Sims, Herbert Gibson and Neal Gibson.

Memorials may go to Heritage Hospice or American Cancer Society.

John Gower

STANFORD - Services for John Ashmore Gower, 74, of U.S. Highway 150 West, will be 4 p.m. Monday, at Danville Presbyterian Church. Burial will be private.

He died Monday at his home.

Born Aug. 14, 1930, in Raleigh, N.C., he was a farmer, a member of Danville Presbyterian Church and a driver for Meals on Wheels.

Survivors include his wife, Nancy Noe Gower; two daughters, Cindi Lacy of Danville and Louise Godshall of Shelbyville; a son, Stith Gower of Madison, Wis.; a brother, Col. Perrin W. Gower of Alexandria, Va.; and four grandchildren.

Fox Funeral Home in Stanford is in charge of arrangements.

Memorials may go to The Salvation Army and the Boyle County - Humane Society.

Robert Gregory Sr.

HARRODSBURG - Services for Robert C. Gregory Sr., 81, of Moreland Avenue, are 2 p.m. today at Alexander and Royalty Funeral Home by the Rev. Michael West. Graveside services will be Monday in Manchester Memorial Gardens in Manchester.

He died Thursday at Veterans Administration Medical Center in Lexington.

Born Sept. 19, 1923, in Clay County, he was the son of the late Samuel and Laura Gregory. He was a decorated World War II veteran and a retired electrical specialist from Douglas Aircraft in Santa Monica, Calif.

Survivors include his wife, Ruth Gregory; a daughter, Norma Gregory of Los Angeles; a son, William Gregory of Montague, Calif.; three sisters; 10 grandchildren; and 11 great-grandchildren. He was preceded in death by a son, Robert Cecil Gregory, II.

Visitation is after 7 a.m. today at the funeral home.

Memorials may go to Heritage Hospice, P.O. Box 1213, Danville, Ky., 40423.

Elmer Kidwell

CRAB ORCHARD - Services for Elmer Kidwell, 77, of Copper Creek Road, are 2 p.m. today at McKnight Funeral Home by Greg Lakes and Denton Sears. Burial will be in Wilmot Cemetery.

He died Thursday at Berea Hospital.

Born Sept. 14, 1927, in Rockcastle County, he was the son of Steven and Martha Wilmot Kidwell. He was a retired truck driver for the Kentucky Department of Transportation and a member of Valley Baptist Church.

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