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Obituaries

  • Henry Lloyd Wainscott

    Henry Lloyd Wainscott, 87, of Huntsville, Ala., and formerly of Owenton, died Feb. 18, 2009.

    Born Sept. 24, 1921, in Owen County, he was the son of the late Elmer and Kate Shupert Wainscott.He was also preceded in death by a grandson, Greg Wainscott; and two sisters, Mildred Smith and Lois Watkins. Henry was a WWII Army veteran where he served as a medic. He was also an upholsterer and a member of the Baptist faith.

  • Dee Crawford

    Dee Crawford, 79, of Owenton, died Jan. 29, 2009, at New Horizons Medical Center.

    Born June 23, 1929, in Dadeville, Mo., she was the daughter of the late Homer and Neva Patterson Glaze. She was a homemaker and a member of  the Baptist faith.

    She was preceded in death by her husband, Herbert Lee Crawford; 7 brothers and five sisters.

  • J.D. Turner

    J.D. Turner, 78, of Owenton, died Feb. 15, 2009, at Central Baptist Hospital in Lexington.

    Born Aug. 11, 1931, in Jamestown, he was the son of the late Winston and Agnes Pryor Turner. He was preceded in death by his brothers, John, Oscar, and Bules Turner; and his sister, Juanita Turner. Mr. Turner was a truck driver and a member of Pleasant Ridge Baptist Church.

  • Wanda Lee Tate

    Wanda Lee Tate, 65, of Owenton died Feb. 9, 2009, at Frankfort Regional Medical Center.

    Born Aug. 20, 1943, in Indianapolis, Ind., she was the daughter of the late Clay and Clarice Wainscott Skirvin. She was a farmer and a member of Greenup Fork Baptist Church.

    She is survived by a brother, Roy Skirvin of Lawrenceburg, Tenn.; two sisters, Frances Hopkins and her husband Charles of Owenton, and Patritica Montgomery of Bradford Tenn.

    She was preceded in death by her husband, Lee Tate.

  • Donald Hughes Sr.

    Donald Hughes Sr., 63, of Owenton, died Feb. 13, 2009, at Frankfort Regional Medical Center. He was an electrician for David Glass Electrical and an Army veteran of the Vietnam War. He was a member of the Pentecostal faith.

    He is survived by a daughter, Melinda Sue Turner of Georgetown; two sons, Donald Lee Hughes Jr. of Georgetown and William Patrick Hughes of Owenton; a sister, Patricia James of Paris; a brother, Bill Hughes of Georgetown; and six grandchildren.

  • Harold Glenn Barnes

    Harold Glenn Barnes, 62, of Owenton, died Feb. 13, 2009, at Central Baptist Hospital in Lexington. Born Jan. 20, 1947, in Wolfe County, he was the son of the late Garrett and Dorothy Bronson Barnes. He was a truck driver, an Army veteran and a member of Corinth Baptist Church. He was very active in the Odd Fellows Emmanuel Lodge #213 and the Owen Masonic #128 F&AM, where he was a past Grand Master and served as past District Deputy Grand Master of the Masonic Lodge.

  • Estella Louise Johnson

    Estella Louise Johnson, 66, of Lexington, died Feb. 11, 2009, at the home of her granddaughter in Lexington.

    Born July 20, 1942, in Louisville, she was the daughter of the late Carl and Margaret Johnson Brent. She was a homemaker and member of Park Ridge Baptist Church.

  • Beatrice Hackett

    Beatrice Hackett, 80, of Lockport, died Feb. 9, 2009, at Frankfort Regional Medical Center.

    Born Feb. 5, 1929, in Henry County, she was the daughter of the late Manuel and Bernice Aynes Craven, and the widow of Bernard Hackett.

    She is survived by her son, Michael Hackett of Lockport; her two daughters, Janeie Hackett-Smith and her husband Larry of Gratz, and Phoebe Hackett of Lockport; and her sister, Claircee Kemper of Pleasureville. 

    Her family held a private memorial service. 

    Online condolences can be sent via mcdonaldandnew.com.

  • Eva Joyce Green

    Eva Joyce Green, 82, died Jan. 17, 2009, in Lexington.

    Born June 9, 1926, she was the daughter of the late Lee and Mary (Musselman) Bowman and the widow of Estel Green.

    Eva served as manager of Maple Grove Estates and was a member of West End Baptist Church.

  • William R. Greene

    William R. “Doc” Greene, DVM, 87, of Owenton, died Feb. 8, 2009, at the Owenton Manor.

    Born March 23, 1921, in Owen County, he was the son of the late R.N. and Gypsy Sidebottom Green and the widower of Lois Jean Greene. He was also preceded in death by his brother, James R. Greene, M.D.; and his sister, Betty Lou Greene Knipper.