November 09, 2007


Walter Hugley, 77, of Lexington, formerly of Winchester, died early today at the Winchester Centre for Health & Rehabilitation.

Arrangements are incomplete at Chenault Brothers Funeral Home.


Patsy G. Byrd, 57, of 325 Bainbridge Drive in Lexington, formerly of Winchester, died at 5:44 p.m. Wednesday at the St. Joseph Hospital in Lexington.

A native of Clark County, she was the daughter of Molly Katherine Burns Gullette of Winchester and the late Omer Arthur Byrd. She was a paralegal and a member of the Church of God.


Additional survivors include a daughter, Tonya Hukle Peters of Lexington; three grandchildren, Whitney Jones, Jamie Peters and Delaney Peters; her stepfather, William B. Gullette of Lexington; three sisters, Missy Gullette Fox, Deborah Sue Henry and Connie Hensley, all of Winchester; several nieces, nephews, aunts, uncles and cousins.

Services will be conducted at 10 a.m. Saturday at Scobee Funeral Home by the Rev. Billy Ray Claypoole. Burial will be in the Winchester Cemetery.

Pallbearers will be Dylan Fox, Bubby Fox, Joey Johnson, Ernie Fox, Paul Hensley, Travis Potts, Willie Jones and Timmy Everman; honorary pallbearers will be Dakota and Cecil Henry and the George Rogers Clark High School Class of 1968.

Visitation will be 6-9 p.m. Friday at the funeral home.

The guestbook is at, and a 24-hour obituary information line can be reached by calling 744-2122.


Patsy Carolyn Crabb Watkins, 79, of 204 Abbeywood Drive, widow of John Scott Watkins, died early Thursday at her home.

A native of Louisville, she was a graduate of the University of Louisville and a former president of the United Methodist Women. She was a founding member of Buechel Methodist Church and taught Sunday school at Christ United Methodist Church in Louisville. She was pictured in Seventeen Magazine in 1944 while volunteering for the U.S.O. She was employed at the United Methodist Louisville Conference Headquarters for approximately a decade. She also had published numerous letters and articles of faith and conviction.

Survivors include five children, Beau W. Watkins of Yorba Linda, Calif., Wade T. Watkins of Louisville, Karen J. Ambrose of Tampa, Fla., Jennifer S. Upton of Bowling Green and Colin A. Watkins of Winchester; and 10 grandchildren.

Private memorial services and burial will be in Cave Hill Cemetery in Louisville.

Rolan G. Taylor Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.

The guest book is at

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