Brian McFarland of Lubbock, Texas passed away on Sunday, August 5, 2018. He was 39 years of age.
Born July 19, 1979 in Dallas, Texas, he was the son of Ernest (Christine) McFarland and Rhonda Murphy McFarland.
In addition to his parents, Brian is survived by his wife, Lisa Durham McFarland of Campbellsville; step-son, Stephen Ray (Emily) Tucker of Campbellsville; step-father, Ricky Hitch of Campbellsville; step-grandfather, William Hitch of Campbellsville; three brothers, William Tearl McFarland of Lubbock, Texas, Elvis Brent (Rachel) McFarland of Lubbock, Texas, and Kyle McNamara of Indiana; three sisters, Krystal Tenee Kingsbury of Campbellsville, Kristen McCargar of Colorado, and Amanda Thayer; and one grandson, Braxton Kane Tucker. Brian is also survived by a host of nieces and nephews.
Funeral services are 2:00 P.M. Sunday, August 12, 2018 at McKinney-Brown Funeral Home with Brother Brent McFarland officiating. Burial will follow in Murphy Cemetery.
Visitation will be held Saturday from 6:00-8:00 P.M. at the funeral home.
Barbara Ann Cochran age 74, of Lexington, KY passed away on Wednesday August 8th, 2018 at her residence. She was born in Hollywood, CA on April 7th, 1944.
Barbara was a former employee of Green River Grain.
Survivors include: Her Spouse: Joe Cochran, Three Daughters: Jeanna Morrisett of Wabash, IN, Sherri McIntire of TN and Angela Walker of Frankfort, IN, One Son: AJ Merriman of Edinburg, IN, Sixteen Grandchildren and Twenty Two Great Grandchildren.
Visitation will be held 10:00 A.M. Saturday August 11th, 2018 at Bartle Funeral Home Chapel. Funeral Services will be held 1:00 P.M. Saturday August 11th, 2018 at Bartle Funeral Home Chapel. Rev. Timothy Morrisett officiating. Burial will in the Caney Fork Cemetery.
Rebecca “Becky” Sue Redford Holt, of Danville, passed away on Saturday, August 4, 2018, at her residence. She was 45.
Born on April 5, 1973, in Casey County, Kentucky, she was a daughter of James and Beverly Dalton Redford. Becky was a homemaker. She loved to play bingo and spend time with her grandkids.
In addition to her parents, she is survived by a daughter, Sara Holt of Stanford; a son, Jerry Lee Holt, Jr. of Danville; and four grandchildren, Trinity Holt, Tristan Holt, Ty’Jordan Tarter and Gracie Tarter. Other survivors include three sisters, Melissa (William Glover) of Liberty, Jacqueline Luttrell of Lexington and Samantha (Eric Cavanah) Redford of Danville; a brother, Anthony (Stephanie) Redford of Danville; and a special friend, Jerry Lee Holt, Sr.
Becky is preceded in death by a brother, Eric Shane Redford.
Cremation rites were honored by McKinney-Brown Funeral Home.
In lieu of flowers, contributions of sympathy may be made to the funeral home to assist the family of Ms. Holt with funeral expenses.
Eveleen Miller (Atwood) of Cincinnati, Ohio passed away on Saturday, August 4, 2018, at her residence in Cincinnati. She was 86 years of age.
Born on June 9, 1932 in Liberty, Kentucky, she was a cherished daughter of the late Kelsey and Myrtle Atwood. She was a loving sister of eleven brothers and sisters. She is survived by Dewey Atwood and Patricia Carol Emerson. She retired from the Cincinnati Bell Telephone Company after 20 years where she worked as a long-distance switchboard operator. She was working the day JKF was assassinated.
She loved the color yellow, cooking, winning at the domino game chicken-foot (which she did often), knock-out roses, coffee, pinto beans & cornbread, Days of our Lives, shopping for clothes & shoes at Goodwill, her family & friends, and Jesus. She loved having visitors and everyone who came knew that she would always have a sweet treat.
She is survived by two children, Jo Ann Hill and Ronald Wayne Hill both of Cincinnati, OH. Adored grandmother of Patricia Fenton, Chad Hill, James Hollenberg, Debra Joyce Petrey, and the late Robert Hollenberg. Dear great grandmother of 10. She will be deeply missed.
The funeral service will be held at 1:00 P.M. EST on Saturday, August 11, 2018, at McKinney-Brown Funeral Home with Bro. J.R. Grant officiating. Burial will follow in Whited Cemetery, Liberty, KY.
The family will receive friends from 5:00 P.M. to 8:00 P.M. EST on Friday, August 10, 2018, at McKinney Brown Funeral Home.
Philip Edward “Eddie” Clark, age 69, of Liberty, passed away on Sunday, August 5, 2018, at his residence.
Born February 7, 1949, in Casey Co., KY, he was a son of the late Garner and Juanita Durham Clark. Eddie, as known by many, was a retired Guidance Counselor for the Casey County Board of Education. He was a member and Sunday School Teacher at the Mt. Olive Christian Church. Eddie enjoyed golfing, construction work, his horses, and spending time on his farm.
Survivors include his dear wife, whom he wed on July 4, 1987, Valeria Rigney Clark; daughters, Melissa (and David) Weddle of Liberty and Michelle (and Patrick) Helm of Lexington; brother, Vernon (and Linda) Clark of Waynesburg; sister, Joyce (and Tim) Goodlett of Liberty; four grandchildren, Whitney Seabolt, Kyle Weddle, Kalyn Porter, and Caleb Helm; and great-grandchild, Harbor Seabolt.
Eddie was preceded in death by his parents and brothers, Earl and Steve Clark.
Graveside funeral services were held at 4:00PM on Monday, August 6, 2018, at the Watson’s Chapel Cemetery with Bro. Greg Powell officiating. There will be no visitation.
Memorial contributions are suggested to the Rich Hill Cemetery, c/o Dale Hoskins, PO Box 268, Liberty, KY 42539 or to the Watson’s Chapel Cemetery, c/o Lola McAninch, 3157 S. KY 837, Liberty, KY 42539.
Elsie Mason Lee Davis, of Dayton, Ohio, passed away on Thursday, June 21, 2018, at the Dayton Hospice House. She was 70.
Born on August 11, 1947, in Liberty, Kentucky, she was a daughter of Ruth Carter Mason and the late Chester Mason. Elsie dedicated her life to caring for others after serving 20+ years as a Registered Nurse. She was of the Christian faith.
She is survived by two daughters, Janett (Ronnie) Edwards of Lawrenceburg and Devonda Righter of Union, KY; a son, Richard (Dawn) Lee of Dayton, OH; and four grandchildren, Alison Lee, Melissa Lee, Timmy Lee and Austin Righter. Other survivors include four sisters, Sharon Close of Campbellsville, Lois Jean Eads, Angela Mason and Karen Mason, all of Liberty; and a brother, Ron Mason of Erlanger, KY.
In addition to her father, Elsie is preceded in death by her husband, Donald Gregory Davis, who passed away on September 21, 2003; her previous husband, Joseph Lee; a sister, Shirley Wagner; and two brothers, Jack Mason and Paul Mason.
The funeral service will be held at 11:00 A.M. on Tuesday, June 26, 2018, at McKinney-Brown Funeral Home. Burial will follow in Shady Grove Cemetery.
The family will receive friends from 6:00 P.M. to 8:00 P.M. on Monday, June 25, 2018, at McKinney-Brown Funeral Home.
In lieu of flowers, contributions of sympathy may be made to Hospice of Dayton at 324 Wilmington Avenue, Dayton, OH 45420.
Louise Wesley, age 71, of Liberty, passed away on Tuesday, April 10, 2018, at the Liberty Care Center.
Born October 6, 1946, in Liberty, KY, she was a daughter of Mildred Faye Lawson Grider and the late Vernon Grider, Sr. She was retired from the Kentucky Department of Transportation. Louise was a member of the Walnut Hill Separate Baptist Church. She was the former owner of WKDO Radio in Liberty. She was a former employee of the Casey News and the Commonwealth Journal. Louise was a former member of the Kentucky Broadcaster’s Association.
Survivors include her son, Ricky (and Shelly) Wesley of Liberty; daughter, Carla (and Charlie) Turner of Liberty; three grandsons, Derrick Logan Wesley, Nick Turner, and Josh Turner; her mother, Mildred Faye Lawson Grider of Liberty; and three sisters, Brenda, Nancy, and Debbie. The family of Louise Wesley would like to extend a heartfelt appreciation to the staff of Liberty Care Center for their warm and comforting care of Louise.
Louise was preceded in death by her father, Vernon Grider, Sr. and four brothers, Gary, Butch, Junior, and Jeff Grider.
Funeral services will be held at 1:00PM on Friday, April 13, 2018, at McKinney-Brown Funeral Home with Bro.Rodney Smith, Bro. Clifton Cowan, and Bro. Mark Yaden officiating. Burial will follow in the Glenwood Cemetery. Visitation will be from 10:00AM-1:00PM on Friday at the funeral home.
Memorial contributions are suggested to Gideon Bibles or to St. Jude’s.