Lela Joyce Jane Dickerson, 68
Lela Joyce “Jane” Dickerson, 68 of Winchester, daughter of Vernon and Alice Lunch, died Tuesday, Oct. 5. She was of Christian faith and was preceded in death by her beloved children, Ruth Ann and Travis Dickerson. She was married to James Dickerson for 32 years.
Survivors include five daughters, Ruby and husband Kenneth Butler, Aileen and husband, John Wilcox, Mary Jane and husband Mike Hensley, Betty Dickerson, and Debbie Pryor; 10 grandchildren, six great-grandchildren, and several brothers and sisters. Graveside services were conducted by Bro. Ted Barker in the family cemetery on Cobb Hill, Irvine, on Thursday, Oct. 7. Pallbearers include, sons-in-law, grandsons, and friends. Honorary pallbearers include, Dr. Kathryn B. Jones, Debbie Wolf, and staff, Janice and Jimmy Taulbee. Wells Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements.
Daniel E. Dan Davis, 70
Daniel E. Davis, 70, of Irvine, formerly of Germantown, Ohio, died Monday, Oct. 4, 2010. Dan was born May 5, 1940, in Dayton, Ohio to the late Silas B. and Mary W. (Hollingsworth) Davis. He managed the Germantown Union Cemetery and retired after 25 years of service. He was the founder of Carpenter House Baptist Church in Germantown, Ohio and was a member of Landmark Baptist Church in Winchester. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by a son, Charles Davis and a grandson, Thomas Davis.
Survivors include his wife of 50 years, Hazel E. (Longworth) Davis; three daughters, Elizabeth (Ed) DeVault of Somerville, Ohio, Pamela (Rick) Elam of Middletown, Ohio and Shelly (Nelson) Hulce of Kettering, Ohio; two sons, Ronald (Tina) Davis of Richmond and Daniel E. Davis of Miamisburg, Ohio; 12 grandchildren; two brothers including his twin brother, David (Phyllis) Davis of Miamisburg, Ohio and Charles W. (Sandy) Davis of Huber Heights; and a sister Pauline (Paul) Moreau of Florida; numerous nieces and nephews. The funeral service was Saturday, Oct. 9, at the Miamisburg Church of the Nazarene, 1216 Richard St., Miamisburg, Ohio, with Rev. James Muncie officiating. Burial was at Hillgrove Cemetery in Miamisburg with his grandson, James Elam officiating. If desired, memorial contributions may be made to Landmark Baptist Church & School. Dalton Funeral Home in Germantown was in charge of arrangements.
Lisa Stakelbeck Stamper, 57
Lisa Stakelbeck Stamper, 57, of Geneva Avenue in Irvine, died Friday, Oct. 1, 2010, at the Rockcastle Regional Hospital after a long illness. She was born May 25, 1953, in Indianapolis, Ind., and was the daughter of the late Dale and Opal Satterly Stakelbeck. She was a homemaker and a member of the South Irvine Baptist Church. She had lived in Estill County most of her life and had resided for the past year at the Rockcastle Health & Rehabilitation Center.
Survivors include her husband, Raymond Gene Stamper; a daughter, Alicia Demmitt and husband, Bart of Somerset; a sister, Holly Stakelbeck of Louisville; two brothers, Don Stakelbeck and wife, Zenda of Shelbyville, Dale Stakelbeck and wife, Joyce Crestwood; two grandchildren, Ambrozia Demmitt and Dustin Kaveney Demmitt; several nieces and nephews.
Graveside services were conducted Tuesday, Oct. 5, at the Sparks-Allenbaugh Cemetery by Bro. Jerry Chaney and Bro. Brandon Stakelbeck. Burial was at the Sparks-Allenbaugh Cemetery. Pallbearers were Clyde Young Jr., Larry Arvin, Stone F. Cooper, Dustin Kaveney, John D. Fowler and Ben Fowler
Isaac Neal, 64
Isaac Neal, 64, of James Street in Irvine, died Monday, Oct. 4, 2010, at his home after a long illness. He was born Jan. 28, 1946, in Estill County, the son of the late Mitchell and Nellie Muncie Neal. He was retired from Trane Co. He lived in Estill County all of his life and was a member of the Ivory Hill Baptist Church. He was a member of the Civil Air Patrol. He was preceded in death by two sisters, Carolyn and Deloris Neal.
Survivors include his wife, Lora Mae King Neal; three daughters, Tina Rose, Estill County, Melissa Neal, Texas, and Jonna Kay Gifford, Lexington; a son, Isaac D. Neal of Estill County; five sisters, Lottie Bryant of Florida, Gearldine Campbell of Estill County, Pearl Lee Sparks of Indiana, Patty Whitt of Winchester and Helen Merrell of Estill County; a brother, Marvin Neal of Estill County; seven grandchildren, Jasmie Neal, Coty Beach, Chris Beach, Casey Rose, Amira Neal, Sami Abdeljaber and Trevor Dale Gifford.
Funeral services were conducted Thursday, Oct. 7, 2010 at the Warren F. Toler Funeral Home Chapel by Bro. Frankie Fitch with burial at the Shepherd Cemetery. Pallbearers were, Michael Neal, Carl Whitt, Larry Sons, Coty Beach, Jerry Puckett, Michael Roberts, Tim Flora and Trevor Gifford.
Boyd Howe, 73
Boyd Howe, 73, died in Louisville, Oct. 8, 2010. He was the son of the late Harry and Nellie Howe. He was preceded in death by his parents and a sister, Mary Hamilton and two brothers, Donald and Ed Howe.
Survivors include his wife, Christeen (Chris); a son, Troy and wife (Thuy); a daughter, Sharon; one grandson, Brandon; two sisters, Betty Mansfield Muncie of Ind., Wilma Vaughn of Frankfort; two brothers, Jack (Dorothy) of Irvine, and Ralph (Cecilia) of Irvine.
Boyd was the owner of Boyd Howe Trucking in Louisville and a veteran of the U.S. Navy.