Jonathon Bailey, 33
Jonathon Al Bailey, 33, Substation Road, Irvine, died Tuesday, Jan. 5, 2010 at his home following a long illness. He was born Feb. 17, 1976 in Richmond, Ind., a son of Sue Gabbard Bailey and the late James Alton Bailey III.
Survivors include his mother, Sue Gabbard Bailey; two daughters, Brittany Renee Bailey of Somerset, and Angelica Bailey of Estill County; one son, Jonathon Alton Cody Bailey of Estill County; two sisters, Carrie Sue Morris and husband Clifton of Wolfe County, and Brenda Faye Noe and husband Virgil of Covington; two brothers, Jeffery Alan Bailey and James C. Bailey, both of Estill County; and several nieces and nephews.
Memorial services will be held Friday, Jan. 22 at 5:30 p.m. at Rice Station Christian Church.
April Patton, 25
April Michelle Catron Patton, age 25, wife of Adam Patton, 303 Little Brush Creek Road, Clay City, died Monday, Jan. 11, 2010 at her residence following a long illness. Born in Irvine, she was a daughter of Virgil and Charlotte Knox Catron and a member of Church On The Rock.
Surviving relatives are her husband, Adam Patton; her parents, Virgil and Charlotte Knox Catron; one brother, James Randall and his wife Casey Catron; one nephew, Caden Alexander Catron; one niece, Emily Brooke April Catron all of Clay City; paternal grandparents, Hugh and Wanda Catron; maternal grandparents, James and Margie Knox of Stanton; and father and mother-in-law, Michael and Lisa Patton of Jeffersonville.
Funeral services were conducted by Rev. Diane Harrison at 1 p.m. Thursday, Jan. 14, 2010 at Hearne Funeral Home Chapel, Stanton, with burial at Mountain Rest Cemetery, Cow Creek Road, Stanton.
Pallbearers were Michael A. Patton, Little Walter Snowden, Joshua Larrison, Jacob Larrison, Garry Jones and Derrick Fletcher. Honorary pallbearers were Gene Always, Ricky Townsend, Danny Fletcher, Perry Patrick, Michael R. Patton, Ben McKinney, Walter Snowden and Virgil Larrison. Arrangements by Hearne Funeral Home, Inc. HYPERLINK “http://www.hearnefuneralhome.com” www.hearnefuneralhome.com
Anna Belle White, 92
Anna Belle Morgan White, 92, widow of C. Joe White, died Wednesday Jan. 13 at the Irvine Health and Rehab Center after a long illness. She was born Jan. 24, 1917 in New Orleans La., a daughter of the late James and Addie Jones Morgan. She was a member of the New Beginning Fellowship and a homemaker.
She is survived by a son, James A. (Jackie) White of Georgetown; three sisters, Flora Mae Morgan of Irvine, Launa Clark of Lakeland Fla. and Winfred Morgan of Bradenton Fla.; two grandchildren Jeremy (Jeannette) White of Louisville and Marie (Matt) Bryant of Burlington; two great grandchildren, Sophia and Caleb Bryant.
Services were conducted at 11 a.m., Friday Jan. 15 at the West Irvine Cemetery with Delvin Reece officiating. Burial followed in the West Irvine Cemetery. There was no visitation.
The family has requested memorial gifts be made to either Hospice Care Plus, 208 Kidd Dr., Berea KY 40403 or New Beginning Fellowship, 813 Cedar Grove Rd., Irvine, KY 40336.
Lewis Funeral Home in Charge of arrangements
Ralph Patton, 76
Ralph Patton, 76, of Hillsboro, Ohio, died Tuesday, Dec. 15, 2009 after a short illness. He was a son of the late Silas Dee Patton and Stella Brandenburg Patton.
Survivors include his wife of 54 years, Patrick Corbin Patton; one son, Ralph Steve Dee Patton and wife Karen; four daughters, Donna Patton, Sharon Patton, Lore Patton Moore and husband Dale, and Julia Patton Anderson and husband Dave; 12 grandchildren; 16 great-grandchildren; two sisters, Kathern Relford of Sand Hill, and Dollie Newman of Barnes Mountain.
He was preceded in death by his parents; three sisters, Zora Dunaway, Martha Barbee, Bonnie Lynch; and four brothers, Fred Patton, Jerry Patton, Mooney Patton and Charlie Patton.
Funeral services were held Friday, Dec. 17, 2009 at St. Guertue Church in Westchester, Ohio with burial at Heaven’s Gate Cemetery in Cincinnati, Ohio.
Dallas Patton, 67
Dallas Ray Patton, 67, husband of Imogene Chism Patton, died at 10:37 a.m. Wednesday at the Clark Regional Medical Center. A native of Powell County, he was the son of the late Eugene Patton and the late Lou Emma White Patton Garnett. He was a truck driver, an Air Force veteran of the Vietnam War, and a member of the Epperson First Church of God.
Survivors include a son, Raymond “Buddy” (Christy) Patton of Clark County; three daughters, Cindy (Robert) Calvert of Winchester, Jennifer (Jason) Oesterling and Rayme (David) Sparks, all of Clark County; six grandchildren, Ashley and Dakota Calvert, Felicia and Nate Oesterling, and Hannah and David Sparks Jr.; four brothers, Robert Patton, Dale Patton and Eugene Patton, all of Stanton, and David Knight of Winchester; two sisters, Juanita (Charles) Boyd of Stanton and Gina Swingo of Clay City; step-mother, Mae Conrad of Irvine; three brothers-in-law, John (Marsha) Chism of Clark County, Roy (Cynthia) Chism of Tennessee, and Tom (Janie) Chism of Clark County; and a number of nieces, nephews and cousins.
Funeral services were conducted at 1 p.m. Saturday at Scobee Funeral Home by Rev. Chris Williams and Rev. Roy Chism with burial at the Chism Family Cemetery.
Pallbearers were Nicholas Chism, Wesley Chism, Davy Chism, Donnie Ray Boyd, Robert Earl Patton Jr., Michael Dale Patton, Wallace Marshall and Steve Adair. Honorary pallbearers were Adnan Hussein, Craig Taylor, Vaughn Wilson, Don Shuler, Jerry Creech, Robert Palmer, Tom Stevens, Tom Ford Jr., David DeVary, Jason Spivey, Clyde Barrett, Jeff Overton, Tom Evans, Josh Perry, Troy Clem and Eric Sparks.
The online guestbook is at www.scobeefuneralhome.com
Bro. Emmett Sexton, 82
Bro. Emmett Andrew “Andy” Sexton, 82, of Ruth Community, died Sunday, Nov. 22, 2009 at Central Baptist Hospital, Lexington. Born on June 5, 1927 in Whitesburg, he was the son of the late Worley and Rebecca Taylor Sexton. He was a United States Army veteran of WWII, former pastor and missionary. He was a member and missionary under the authority of the South Irvine Baptist Church. He served 14 years at Faith Baptist Church in Covington, over four years at Ringgold Baptist Church, Somerset, 25 years as a missionary in the mountains of Eastern Kentucky, and organized five baptist churches in 25 years.
Survivors include two sons, Bro. Emmett Dewayne and wife Cynthia Sexton of Clarksville, Tenn., and Gregory Phillip and wife Bernita Sexton of Richmond; a sister, Loretta Taylor of Owensville, Ohio; seven grandchildren, Deborah, Rhoda, Peter Andrew, Greg Jr., Christopher, Kevin and Aaron; and 13 great-grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Worley and Rebecca Taylor Sexton; his wife, Cleo Scott Sexton, whom he married on July 16, 1947 in Harlan; four brothers, Orvil, Oscar, Arnold and Ival Sexton; a half-brother, Patton Taylor; and a sister, June Iles.
Funeral service was held at 2 p.m. on Wednesday, Nov. 25 at the Chapel of Lake Cumberland Funeral Home by Bro. Emmett Dewayne Sexton and Bro. Donnie Burford with burial at the Clay Hill Cemetery. The American Legion Post #38 Honor Guard conducted full military honors.
Expressions of sympathy may be made to Kentucky Mountain Mission of South Irvine Baptist Church.