Thursday, January 5, 2012
Clay City TIMES
Paul W. Brewer, 52
Paul Wayne Brewer, 52, 418 Natalie Court, Mount
Sterling, passed away Thursday, Dec. 22. He was born
March 3, 1959 in Wolfe
County to the late Carl E.
and Juanita King Brewer.
He was an electrician
and an assembly man at
sons, Shawn Brewer
Jordan Brewer, both of
Janet Blankenship, New
Carlisle, OH; brothers,
John C. Brewer, Stanton,
Brewer, Vancleve, MS, and Anthony Brewer, Stanton;
sisters, Edna Jean Bradley, Stanton, Liz Barry,
Stanton, Lena Kennedy, Burnside, and Gayle Troxell,
Corbin; grandchildren, Cheyenne Keys and Kristina
Blankenship; and special friend, Karen Martin.
Services were held on Wednesday, Dec. 28 at Wells
Funeral Home, Stanton by Rev. Ted Linkous. Special
singing was provided by Terry W. Milby. Burial was
in Resthaven Cemetery, Stanton with Ronnie Tipton,
Matt Dobbs, Brandon Kaminski, Shawn Brewer,
Jeffrey Blankenship, Tommy Napier, and Ryland
Ledford serving as pallbearers.
Honorary pallbearers were Brad Thorpe, Gerald
Faulkner, Dale Ledford, Tim Hatton, Rick Poe, Mike
Sams, Richard Hamilton, and Luke McCowen. www.
Linden W. Curtis, 76
Linden W. Curtis, 76, Prescott, Arizona, passed
away Thursday, Dec. 22, 2011. He was born July
16, 1935 in Waltersville to the late Owen and Ruth
Survivors include his sons, Robert Curtis, Mansfield,
Texas, Jerry Shelton, Prescott, Arizona, Wayne Curtis,
Huber Heights, Ohio, Scott Curtis, Dayton, Ohio,
Rodney Shelton, Gardena, California, and Donald
Curtis, Prescott, Arizona; daughters, Candy Willison,
Las Vegas, Nevada, Becky Keith, Torrance, California,
Robin Nicola, Torrance, California, Kelly Barker,
Portland, Indiana, and Angela Gatewood, Marietta,
California; brothers, Burl Curtis, Canyon Lake,
California and Bill Curtis, Winchester, Kentucky;
sister, Edna Parham, Las Vegas, Nevada and Carol
Miller Mansfield, Texas; a host of grandchildren,
great-grandchildren, nieces, and nephews.
Services were held on Sunday, Jan. 1 at the Wells
Clay City Chapel by Rev. Garland Lacy. www.wellsfh.
Etta M. Richardson, 83
Etta Mae Richardson, 83, Webster Avenue,
Cynthiana, died Sunday, Dec. 25, 2011, at Edgemont
Healthcare. Born in Estill County, June 15, 1928,
to Argus and Nannie Greene Richardson, she was
a member of Church of God Mountain Assembly.
Besides her parents, she was preceded in death by
several brothers and sisters.
She is survived by a brother, Argus Richardson, Jr.
of Betsy Lane, several nieces and nephews and caregivers, Ora and Earl Hall of Harrison County.
Funeral services were conducted on Thursday Dec.
29, 2011 by Rev. Daryl Gaunce at Ware Funeral Home
with graveside services following in Grey Cemetery,
Estill County. www.warefuneralhome.com
Shawn F. Schrum, 45
Shawn F. Schrum, 45, 132 Holliday Hills, Clay City,
passed away Sunday, Dec. 25, 2011. He was born Feb.
11, 1966 in Iowa to the late John and Virginia Pauline
Schrum. Survivors include his brother, Randy Ritchie,
Clay City; sisters, Claudette Church, Clay City and
Sheila Hosler, Alabama.
Services were held on Thursday, Dec. 29 at Wells
Funeral Home, Stanton by Rev. Dale Payne. Burial
was in Goodwin Cemetery, Clay City with Dustin
Kramer, Charlie Little, Sam Vanover, Carson Church,
Ronnie Little, and Steve Rose serving as pallbearers.
Margaret A. Strange, 64
Margaret Ann Strange, 64, Lake Naomi Road,
Clay City, passed away on Dec. 30, 2011 at Central
Baptist Hospital in Lexington. Born in Cincinnati,
she was a daughter of the late Nova and Della Neal
Curtis. She was a former seamstress with Curlee
Clothing Factory and she was a member of the House
of Deliverance Church.
She is survived by her husband, James Strange;
three children: Patricia (Tony) Story of Stanton,
Lester Noble, 64
Lester Noble, 64, husband of Barbara Jean
Noble of Stanton, passed
away Thursday, Dec. 29,
2011. Born Feb. 22, 1947
in Owsley County, he
was the son of the late
Howard and Nancie Estis
Noble. He was a self
contractor and a member of the South Jackson
Old Fashion Pentecostal
Church of God. He was a
Charles (Ruth) Stamper, Jr. of Clay City and Michael
(Mary) Stamper of Richmond; four stepchildren:
Charity Strange, Joan
(Nick) Conner and
James (Laura) Strange,
Jr. of Clay City and
David (Angie) Strange
of Richmond; one brother, Nova (Fernetta)
Curtis, Jr. of Winchester;
seven sisters: Marcella
Sparks and Brenda
Tipton of Winchester,
Linda Smith, Rose
Mullins, Phyllis Curtis,
Carol Sue (Bo) Spangler
and Joyce (Ray) Parido
of Clay City; eight
Sabrina, Aaron and Laine Stamper, Michael, Andrew,
Kayla and Jacob Story; nine step grandchildren and
two great grandchildren: Hensley Story and Holdyn
Funeral services were officiated by Rev. Tony Story
and Rev. Sam Patrick and held on Wednesday, Jan.
4, 2012 at Hearne Funeral Home Chapel, Stanton.
Interment followed in the Salem Cemetery, Irvine,
with Chris Stamper, Aaron Stamper, James Strange,
Jr., David Strange, Steven Randall and James Randall
serving as pallbearers. Arrangements by Hearne
Funeral Home, Inc. www.hearnefuneralhome.com.
Modena Wells, 88
Modena Wells, 88, of Clay City, passed away on Jan.
1, 2012 at Stanton Nursing Center, Stanton. Born in
Estill County, she was a daughter of the late Joe and
Lula Rogers Abney and
she was a member of the
Clay City First Church
of God. In addition to
her parents, she was
also preceded in death
by her husband, Virgil
Wells and by her daughter, Sue Watkins.
are two sons, Jerry (Sue)
Wells and Jackie (Rosie)
Wells both of Clay City;
four daughters: Loretta
Curtis of Clay City, Alma
(Shirley) Moore and
Elaine Wells, both of Mt. Sterling and Sharon (Paul)
Ramsey of Franklin, TN; 16 grandchildren, 17 great
grandchildren and two great-great grandchild.
Visitation begins at 6 p.m. on Wednesday, Jan. 4,
2012 and funeral services officiated by the Rev. Ted
Linkous will be held at 1 p.m. on Thursday, Jan. 5 at
Hearne Funeral Home Chapel, Stanton. Interment
will be in Kennon Cemetery, Hardwicks Creek Road,
Clay City, with Craig Ramsey, Darrell Ashley, Marty
Harrison, Philip Gross, Robert Curtis and Steve
Watkins serving as pallbearers. Arrangements by
Hearne Funeral Home, Inc. www.hearnefuneralhome.
Feed the family with a Pizza
like YOU joined
At 3 months old, Levi’s parents
were told he would not live
without a life-saving organ
transplant. He’s alive because
someone like you said “yes” to
organ donation. Now, Levi is a
happy 3-year-old. He loves to
run, jump and swim.
former constable of District 2 in Owsley County and a
member of the Owsley County Hunters Club.
He is survived by his wife, Barbara, daughter and
son-in-law, Tina and David Kolbas of Springhill, FL;
stepdaughter and husband, Kim and Mike Martel
of Westland, MI; sister, Elsie and nephew, James
Houndshell of Austin, IN; granddaughter, Megan
and grandson, Noah David
Kolbas of Springhill, FL; step grandson, Kyle Michael
Sowels of Canton, MI; step granddaughters, Aleesha
and Brooke Martel of Westland, MI; father and mother-in-law, Luther and Thelma McIntosh of Stanton;
sister-in-law, Jan McIntosh of Campton; sister and
brother-in-law, Patty and Michael Sowels of Canton,
MI; brother-in-law, Gary McIntosh of Westland, MI
and a host of family and friends.
In addition to his parents, Lester was also preceded
in death by his brother, Leon Noble and by his sisters,
Ada McKeehan and Velma Campbell.
Funeral services were held on Saturday, Dec. 31,
2011 at Hearne Funeral Home, Inc, Stanton. Lester
Noble was laid to rest in Stonegate Cemetery, Stanton
with James Houndshell, David Kolbas, Michael Sowels,
Gary McIntosh, Joshua Pendleton, Craig Morgan and
Chris Morgan serving as pallbearers
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& In Memory’s
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