September 2, 2014

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Military services held for Hargett Print E-mail

American Legion Post 109 and V.F.W. Post 1978 and D.A.V. Post members held full military services for Mr. Melburn C. Hargett at the Butler Cemetery on June 11, 2014.

Mr. Hargett served in the United States Army in World War II.

To Mr. Melburn C. Hargett we honor and salute you.

To the family we offer sympathy.

American Legion Post 109 and V.F.W. Post 1978 and D.A.V. Post members present were Donald Steele, Ken Wrobleski, Joe Knar, Jim Sharp, Charles Biddle, Phil Hedges, Bob Gulick, Richard Colvin, Sam Hodge, Larry Fields, James Haley, Omer Bentle, Don Wells, Shelby McDowell, Jeremt Roberts, Don Chandler, Barry Stephens and Paul Lee.

Taps was played by Sam Hodge.

Another veteran was laid to rest.

 
Edward "Eddie" Orr, 64 Print E-mail

Edward "Eddie" Orr, 64, of Butler, passed away Sunday, June 22, 2014 at his home in Destin, Fla.

Eddie is the son of the late Evelyn Orr Holt of Falmouth.

Preceding him in death, in addition to mother, was brother, Charles “Chuckie” Orr.

Surviving are wife, JoAnne Orr; daughter, Elizabeth; sons, Evan and William, Destin, Fla.; brother, Rick Orr, Butler; and sisters, Carol Blackburn, Destin, Fla., Pam Beach, Fla., Navarre, Fla., and Bev Orr, Houston, Texas.

A celebration of Eddie’s life will be held at the beach in Destin, Fla.

 
Kathryn Daugherty, 80 Print E-mail

Kathryn Daugherty, 80, of Falmouth, passed away Monday, June 30, 2014 at the St. Elizabeth Health Care, Florence.

She was born in Pendleton County on December, 16, 1933 to the late Emmitt and Fannie Mae Brandt Wallace, married her dear husband Kenneth Taylor Daugherty who preceded her in death on March 29, 1989. Formerly, she worked in the cafeteria at Southern Elementary, as a custodian in the Falmouth High School and as an employee of the Dr. Scholl's Shoe Factory, Falmouth.

Preceding her in death, in addition to her parents and husband, were sisters, Louise Thompson, Corina "Dolly" Wallace and Dorothy Augusta Wallace.

Surviving are children, Kenneth Ray Daugherty, Bonnie Kay (Keith) Ramsey and Dorothy Ann (Brian) Crouch all of Falmouth; brother, Gary (June) Wallace, Butler; grandchildren, Cassie (James) Gamble, Chase Ramsey, Nathan (Meagan) Ramsey, Cory Ramsey and Brianna Kathryn Crouch; great-grandchildren, Christian, Jacob, Joshua and Julianna Catherine Gamble; several nieces and nephews and a host of extended family and friends.

Visitation will be held from 2-6 p.m., Wednesday, July 2, 2014 with funeral service immediately following at the Woodhead Funeral Home, Falmouth, with Bro. Darrell Breeden officiating. Serving as pallbearers will be Keith Ramsey, Brian Crouch, James Gamble, Chase, Nathan and Cory Ramsey. Honorary pallbearers will be Cassie Gamble, Brianna Crouch, Meagan Ramsey, Hannah Brough and Christian, Jacob, Joshua and Julianna Gamble.

Interment will take place in the Riverside Cemetery, Falmouth.

Memorials are suggested to the Alzheimer's Association of Greater Cincinnati, 644 Linn Street, Suite 1026, Cincinnati, Ohio 45203.

Online condolences may be sent to www.woodheadfuneralhome.com.

 
Ralph Gray, 66 Print E-mail

Ralph Gray, 66, of Butler, passed away Saturday, June 28, 2014 at the St. Elizabeth Hospital, Ft. Thomas.

He was born in Letcher County, Ky., on September 23, 1947 to Madge Caudill Gray and the late A.T. Gray, attended Mt. Moriah Christian Church and retired form AES/Aluminum Extruded Shapes, Evendale, Ohio.

Preceding him in death, in addition to his father, was son, Blaine King Jr.

Surviving are mother, Madge Caudill Gray; wife, Linda Wilson Gray; son, Ralph "David" Gray; brothers, Carter and Colin Gray; sister, Barbara Gray; grandchildren, Renee Gray, A.T. Gray and Blaine King III and a host of uncles, aunts and cousins.

Visitation will be held from 4-8 p.m., Wednesday, July 2, 2014 with funeral services at 2 p.m., Thursday July 3, 2014 at the Peoples Funeral Home, Butler.

Interment will take place at the Mt. Moriah Cemetery, Butler.

Online condolences may be sent to www.peoplesfuneralhomes.com.

 
Jimmie D. Marksberry, 72 Print E-mail

Jimmie D. Marksberry, 72, of Butler, passed away Thursday, June 26, 2014 at his home.

He was born in Pendleton County on September 28, 1941 to the late Thomas and Margaret Colemire Marksberry.

Preceding him in death, in addition to parents, were wife, Diane Kuhr Marksberry; brothers, Gene Thomas Marksberry and Shirley Franklin Marksberry and sister, Debra Kay Gillespie.

Surviving are son, Jamie Marksberry; daughter, Shauna Jean Marksberry; step-daughters, Jennifer Burke and Danielle Simon; grandchildren, Joshua Allen Marksberry and Amanda JoAnn Marksberry and several step-grandchildren.

Peoples Funeral Home will be caring for the family.

 
Gilbert McIntosh, 69 Print E-mail

Gilbert McIntosh, 69, of Verona, passed away June 18, 2014 in Edgewood, Ky.

Surviving are sons, Gilbert Lynn McIntosh (Anna), Walton, Douglas Ray McIntosh (Lisa), DeMossville and David Lee McIntosh (Paula), Georgetown; daughter, Cindy McIntosh Nolasco, Williamstown; step-son, Daryl Wayne McIntosh, Louisville; brother, Arnold McIntosh, Crittenden; sister, Sophia Meece, Florence; nine grandchildren and eight great-grandchildren.

Funeral services were held Sunday, June 22, 2014 at the Hamilton-Stanley Funeral Home.

Interment took place at the New Bethel Cemetery.

 
Archie Lee Johnston, 55 Print E-mail

Archie Lee Johnston, 55, of Newport, passed away Friday, June 20, 2014 at the University of Cincinnati Hospital.

Surviving are children, Chris (Casey) Johnston and Ryan (Chad) Muskopf.

Graveside services were held Thursday, June 26, 2014 at the Oakland Cemetery, Grants Lick, under the direction of the Peoples Funeral Home.

 
In Loving Memory - Asiah Baldridge Print E-mail

 
Myron Lee Doan, 64 Print E-mail

Myron Lee Doan, 64, of Butler, passed away Sunday, June 22, 2014 at the St. Elizabeth Healthcare Center, Edgewood.

He was born on August 10, 1949 to Mary McDaniel and the late Clyde Doan, was an elder and music director at Mt. Moriah Christian Church, a member of the Falmouth Rotary Club, president of the Pendleton County Education Foundation and very active in the community and government. Most notably, he was retired from Morehead State University as Dean of Students and cheerleading coach. After completing his Bachelors in music and Masters Degree from MSU he worked at the campus radio station and later named assistant to the vice president of student life. He worked his way up to assistant dean of students and later became dean of students. In 1979 he became the coach of the co-ed cheerleading squad and in 1988 Morehead won their first national championship under him. During his career they captured 13 national championships. An all girl squad was added in 1994 and he coached them to six national titles.  Myron's career was one of the most celebrated in the world of collegiate cheerleading. In 2006 the gymnastics center at MSU was named "The Myron Doan Cheer Practice Room" in his honor. He was named Cheerleading Magazines Coach of the Year in 2002 and was inducted into the MSU Alumni Hall of Fame in 2004 and then retired the same year.

Surviving are mother, Mary McDaniel Doan, Falmouth; brother, David (Karen) Doan, Cold Spring; niece, Amanda (Jim) Gastright; nephew, Matthew (Emily) Barker; great nieces and nephews, Brendan Barker, Liam Barker, Norah Barker, Mitchell Gastright, Jacob Gastright and special friends, James Joyce and Carl Blackburn.

Visitation will take place from 4-8 p.m., Wednesday, June 25, 2014 at the Pendleton County High School gymnasium with funeral services at 1 p.m., Thursday, June 26, 2014 also in the gymnasium with Bro. Darrell Breeden officiating and Woodhead Funeral Home serving the family. Pallbearers for the service will be James Moore, Billy Humphrey, Ryan McGovern, Scott Bell, Tony Nash, Jared Young, Mark McTague, Ron Pies and Craig Munte. Honorary pallbearers will be current and former cheerleaders.

Interment will take place at the Short Creek Cemetery.

Memorials are suggested to the Mt. Moriah Christian Church Building Fund, 314 Hwy 17 N., Butler, KY 41006.

Online condolences may be sent to www.woodheadfuneralhome.com.

 
Della Hamilton Fossett, 81 Print E-mail

Della Hamilton Fossett, 81, of Butler, passed away Thursday, June 19, 2014 at the River Valley Nursing Home.

She was born in Pendleton County on March 30, 1933 to the late John C. and Ethel Wright Hamilton, was a member of the Flour Creek Christian Church, worked for many years as a legal secretary for Dean and Best, Pendleton County and was a graduate of Eastern Kentucky University.

Preceding her in death, in addition to parents, were husband, James Fossett and sister, Norma Hamilton Cummins.

Surviving are brother, Carl Hamilton; nephew, Dale Allen Cummins and nieces, Dian Cummins Ludlow, Vivian Collins and Carla Riley.

Funeral services were held Monday, June 23, 2014 at the Peoples Funeral Home, Butler.

Interment took place at the Riverside Cemetery, Falmouth.

Memorials, if desired, are suggested to the Flour Creek Christian Church, 1109 Hwy 177, Butler, KY, 41006.

 
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