Commonwealth Journal

November 21, 2013

Obituaries for Friday, Nov. 22, 2013

by Bill Mardis
Commonwealth Journal

Somerset — Everett Garland

Everett Garland, 64, of Eubank, passed away Wednesday, Nov. 20, 2013.

Arrangements are pending and will be announced later by Morris & Hislope Funeral Home.

Morris & Hislope Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements.

Condolences may be expressed to the family at: www.morrisandhislope.com.



Linda Garland

Linda Garland, 60, of Eubank, Ky., passed away Thursday, Nov. 21, 2013.

Arrangements are pending and will be announced later by Morris & Hislope Funeral Home.

Morris & Hislope Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements.

Condolences may be expressed to the family at: www.morrisandhislope.com.



Kathleen Pyles

Kathleen Pyles, age 86 of Nancy, Ky. passed away on Nov.20, 2013 at Somerwoods Nursing Home.

She was born on Feb. 10, 1927 in Ingle, Ky. to the late Ira and Serena Dawes Kissee.

She was a homemaker and a member of Cedar Point Baptist Church. She enjoyed quilting and sewing, and she loved gardening and cooking.

She was preceded in death by her parents; her husband, Killis Pyles; infant daughter, Carolyn Pyles; two sisters, Alpha Compton and Josephine Adams; and  grandson-in-law, Gary Helton.

She is survived by two daughters, Lucille (Bro. Murrell) Crockett of Somerset, Ky. and Kaye (Bro. Larry) Harris of Nancy, Ky.; five grandchildren, Ann Blackburn, David Crockett, Brian Harris, Michelle Helton and Stephanie Jones; and five great-grandchildren, Kristen Ryan, Michael Blackburn, Joshua Blackburn, Rebecca Jones and Lucas Jones.

Also surviving is one great-great-grandson, Michael G. Blackburn.

Visitation will be held on Friday, Nov. 22, 2013 after 6 p.m. in the Remembrance Chapel of Southern Oaks Funeral Home.

Funeral services will be held on Saturday, Nov. 23, 2013 at 1 p.m. in the Remembrance Chapel of Southern Oaks Funeral Home with Bro. Lester Caldwell officiating.

Burial will be in the White Oak Cemetery in Nancy, Ky.

Pallbearers will be Winston Roy, Gayle Roy, Jerry Minton, Steve Wilson, Michael Blackburn, Joshua Blackburn and Lucas Jones.

Southern Oaks Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.



Roger Woods

Roger Lee Woods, age 63 of Science Hill, Ky. passed away Tuesday, Nov. 19, 2013.

He was a manager for AmVets  and a member of the VFW, AmVets and American Legion.

He was born on March 23, 1950 in Cincinnati, Ohio to the late Willie and Eva Taylor Woods.

He was preceded by his parents; his daughter, Lori Woods; and three brothers, Edwin Woods, Dickey Woods and Larry Woods.

He is survived by his wife, Judy Ann Girdler Woods; five daughters, Shannon Woods, Samantha (Ryan) Black, Emily Ebenkamp, Erica Noel and Ashley Ruckel; two brothers, Jerry Woods and Terry Woods; one sister, Norma Baker; and a sister-in-law, Carol Woods.

He is also survived by eight grandchildren and several nieces and nephews.

Visitation will be held Friday, Nov. 22, 2013 after 12pm in the chapel of Southern Oaks Funeral Home.

Memorial services will be held Friday, Nov. 22, 2013 at 2:30 p.m. in the chapel of Southern Oaks Funeral Home with friend Richard D. New officiating.

Military Honors will be conducted by American Legion Post #38 Honor Guard.

Southern Oaks Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.