Lloyd Noland Baker, 48
Lloyd Noland Baker, 48, died Thursday, May 28, 2009 at St. Joseph Hospital Lexington of complications from esophageal cancer. He was a lifelong resident of Madison County, born November 28, 1960, former meat packer at Uncle Charlie’s Meats in Richmond, and member of Knob Lick Baptist Church.
Survivors include his father, Noland Baker of Waco; one daughter, Kayla Baker of Berea; five brothers and sisters, Wayne (Marsha) Baker, Regina (Johnny) Carl, both of Berea, Michael (Charlene) Baker, William (Lillian) Baker, both of Irvine, Gail (Ron) Burton of Illinois.
He was preceded in death by his mother, Ima Jean Price Baker, one son, Lloyd Allen Baker, and one sister, Sherry Baker.
Funeral service was Sunday, May 31, 2009 at Reppert Funeral Home by Bro. Gilbert Sowers with burial at the Baker Cemetery. Pallbearers were Michael Baker, William Baker, Johnny Carl, Timothy Chrisman, Daniel Baker, Rick Felty.
Expressions of sympathy may take the form of contributions to The American Cancer Society.
Larry Jack Embs, 64
Larry Jack Embs, 64, died May 27, 2009 at Madison Manor Nursing Facility, Richmond after a 10 month battle with cancer. Larry was a retired owner-operator of several beauty salons in Central Kentucky. For many years Larry enjoyed living in the home he built at Harg, near the home place where he grew up. He was preceded in death by his parents, Delbert and Lenna Allen Embs; a sister, Margie Pennock; a nephew, Jeff Winkle; and a niece Deborah Pennock.
He is survived by two sisters, Betty Winkle and Patricia (Bob) Tudor; and four brothers, Donnie, Doyle (Diane), Gary (Linda) and Delbert (Kathy) Embs; and several nieces and nephews.
Memorial service was held Saturday at 2 p.m. at Lewis Funeral Home. Pastor Leonard Stone officiated. Music was by Strings and Friendship Dulcimer Club.
Grace Lee, 70
Grace Lee, 70, of Hamilton, died at Hospice of Hamilton on Wednesday June 3, 2009. She was born in Irvine, on Dec. 29, 1938, the daughter of Price and Grace (Wolfinbarger) Babb. A homemaker, she was devoted to her family. She was formerly employed at Jolly’s Drive-In on Brookwood Avenue. She enjoyed playing cards and was an avid reader. On July 16, 1955 in Hamilton she married James Lee.
She is survived by her husband of 53 years, James Lee of Hamilton; a daughter, Sharon Denise (Gary) Harper of Hudsonville, Mich.; a son, Michael James (Carol) Lee of Liberty Twp.; two brothers, Roscoe (Arzella) Babb and Cornell Babb both of Hamilton; and a sister, Wanda Roberts of Fairfield. She was preceded in death by her parents and a brother, Delbert Ray Babb. Funeral services were held at the Brown-Dawson Funeral Home, 1350 Millville Avenue on Saturday, June 6, 2009 at 10:30 a.m. by Rev. Eileen English with burial at Greenwood Cemetery.
Memorials may be made to Hospice of Cincinnati or to the American Heart Association www.browndawson.com
Linda Sue Dawes, 57
Linda Sue Dawes, 57, of Bertha Wallace Drive died Saturday, June 6, at the Irvine Health and Rehab Center, after a long illness. She was born July 13, 1950 in Estill County, a daughter of the late Frank and Mattie Bell Stepp Dawes. She was preceded in death by three brothers, Orville, Albert and Tommy Dawes. She was a member of the Pea Ridge Holiness Church.
Survivors include three sisters, Anna Ruth (Virgil) Rose, Mabellene (Michael) Riddell, both of Irvine and Irene (Green) Willoughby of Richmond; two brothers, Earnest (JoAnn) Dawes of Irvine and Billy Ray (Barb) Dawes of Dayton, Ohio; numerous nieces, nephews and special friends at the Irvine Health and Rehab Center.
Services were at 2 p.m. Tuesday at the Lewis Funeral Home with Bro. Jerry Rose officiating. Burial was at the Pea Ridge Church Cemetery.
Pallbearers were Teddy Rose, Vincent Willoughby, Jamie Riddell, Gary Dawes, Michael Dawes and Roger Dawes.