Commonwealth Journal

November 22, 2013

Obituaries for Saturday, Nov. 23, 2013


Commonwealth Journal

Somerset — Harold Bray

Harold Gregory Bray, age 83, of Somerset, Ky. departed this life on Thursday, Nov. 21, 2013 at Baptist Health Hospital in Lexington, Ky.

Visitation for Mr. Bray will be on Sunday, Nov. 24, 2013 at 4 p.m. at the chapel of Lake Cumberland Funeral Home.

His funeral service will be held on Monday, Nov. 25, 2013 at 11 a.m. at the chapel of Lake Cumberland Funeral Home. Bro. Dudley Bryant and Bro. Steve Bray will officiate the service.

Interment will be in the Quinton Cemetery in Bronston, Ky.

The family requests expressions of sympathy be made to The Gideons International for Bible placements.

A complete obituary will be published in the Sunday, Nov. 24 edition.

Lake Cumberland Funeral Home is entrusted with the arrangements for Harold Gregory Bray.



Mary Foley

Mary Louise Ferrell Foley, age 40, of Somerset, Ky. passed away Friday, Nov. 22, 2013 in Somerset, Ky.

Funeral services for Mary Foley will be held at 2 p.m. Monday, Nov. 25, 2013 at the chapel of the Pulaski Funeral Home.

Burial will follow in the Alexander Chapel Cemetery.

The family of Mary Foley will receive friends at the Pulaski Funeral Home Monday, Nov. 25, 2013 from 12 p.m. until time for services.

Pulaski Funeral Home is honored to be in charge of all arrangements for Mary Louise Ferrell Foley.



Everett and Linda Garland

Everett Allen Garland, 64 and Linda McMullin Garland, 60, of Joe McMullin Road in Eubank, Ky. departed this life together on Nov. 20, 2012.

Everett was born in Danville, Ill. on April 1, 1949, son of the late Jesse and Zora Smith Garland. He was a Vietnam veteran and retired from Crane Plumbing. He was a member of Eubank Baptist Church.  

Linda was born in Somerset, Ky. on April 30, 1953, daughter of the late Coy and Bernice Wesley McMullin. She was a homemaker and former employee of Paul’s Discount. She was a member of Eubank Baptist Church.

They are survived by one daughter, Rhonda Wilson (and Gene Morrison) of Hustonville, Ky., and one son, Russell “Rusty” Garland (and Amanda) of Eubank; one grandson, Travis (and Jessica) Wilson of Tellico Plains, Tenn.; one granddaughter, Allison Wilson of Eubank; and one great-grandson, Lawson Wilson of Tellico Plains, Tenn.

Everett is survived by three brothers, Jerry (and Nancy) Garland, Ron (and Jan) Garland and David (and Margaret) Garland, and one sister, Lori (and Mike) Harbaugh, all of Ill.

Linda is survived by one brother, Doug (and Gina) McMullin, and one sister, Dianne (and Tim) Smith, both of Eubank.

They are also survived by eight nieces, seven nephews, eight great-nieces, nine great-nephews, and a host of friends.

A funeral service will be held at 1 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 24, 2013 at Morris & Hislope Funeral Home with Bro. Shelby Reynolds and Bro. Sammie Adkins officiating.

Burial will be in Eubank Cemetery.

Visitation will be after 6 p.m. today, Saturday at 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.



Harold Haynes

Harold Eugene Haynes, age 67 of Somerset, Ky. passed away Friday, Nov. 22, 2013 at Lake Cumberland Regional Hospital.

He was born on Jan. 24, 1946 in Somerset, Ky. to the late Harold and Mary Mae Waddle Haynes. He

was retired from Frei Plumbing and of the Baptist faith. He was an outdoors person and enjoyed gardening and fishing and being with his children and grandchildren.

He was preceded in death by his parents; a stepdaughter, Brenda Blevins; one brother, Gerald Haynes; and two sisters, Carolyn Haynes Decker and Imogene Rose.

He is survived by his wife, Glenda Mae Manning Rutherford Haynes, whom he married on June 24, 1991 in Somerset, Ky.; two daughters, Lisa Ann Haynes Cheuvront of Winchester, Ky. and Glenda (Jeff) Webb of Winchester, Ky.; two stepdaughters, Lillie (Daniel) Hines of Eubank, Ky. and Sherri Barney of Somerset, Ky.; two stepsons, Jerry (Tonya Jones) Rutherford of White Lilly, Ky. and George Rutherford of Somerset, Ky.; three brothers, Bill (Carolyn) Haynes, Curtis (Fran) Haynes and Kenneth Haynes, all of Hamilton, Ohio; and two sisters, Rosie (Nicky) Hamm of Somerset, Ky. and Helen Dean Waddle of Ohio.

He is also survived by 14 grandchildren, nine great-grandchildren, and numerous nieces and nephews.

Visitation will be held on Sunday, Nov. 24, 2013 after 12 p.m. in the chapel of Southern Oaks Funeral Home.

Funeral services will be held on Sunday, Nov. 24, 2013 at 2 p.m. in the chapel of Southern Oaks Funeral Home.

In lieu of flowers the family requests that donations be made to the American Cancer Society.

Southern Oaks Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.



Edward Sears

Edward Sears, 89, of Somerset, Ky., passed away Friday, Nov. 22, 2013.

He was born in Pulaski County, Ky. on Feb. 21, 1924, son of the late William Robert and Sarah Helen Stogsdill Sears. He was a telecommunications employee for RCA. He enlisted in the U.S. Navy in Dec. 1942. He attended sonar school in San Diego, Calif. and Great Lakes, Ill. He then served on the USS SC 774 and the USS SC 658. He was honorably discharged in Nov. 1945.

He is survived by two children, Pat Sears Eddinger (and John) and Edward Alan Sears (and Lin Hamilton); four grandchildren, Jennifer Eddinger Coutee (and Adam), David Eddinger (and Missy), Cory Sears Holloway (and Todd) and Jonathan Sears (and Anita); and nine great-grandchildren, Riley Coutee, Landon Coutee, Marin Coutee, Jackson Eddinger, Lucas Holloway, Payton Holloway, Kelsey Sears, Nathan Sears and Isiah Sears.

He was preceded in death by his wife, Mildred “Mimi” Vitatoe Sears, whom he married on Aug. 31, 1946 and who died on Jan. 26, 1997; his parents; and two brothers, Vestal Sears and Earl Sears.

A funeral service will be held at 12 p.m. Monday, Nov. 25, 2013 at Morris & Hislope Funeral Home with Bro. David Green officiating.

Burial will be in Barnesburg Cemetery.

Visitation will be after 11 a.m. Monday at Morris & Hislope Funeral Home.

In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Parkinson's Disease Center.

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

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



Edith Trowbridge

Edith Marie Trowbridge, age 82, of South Shady Lane in Eubank, passed away Thursday, Nov. 21, 2013 at Lake Cumberland Regional Hospital in Somerset.

Born Thursday, Dec. 18, 1930 in Casey County, she was the daughter of the late Levi and Ada Taylor Gastineau. She was the widow of the late Vernon Eugene “Gene” Trowbridge, who preceded her in death on April 2, 1996.

Edith worked as a farmer, where she enjoyed cutting hay on her John Deere tractor. She also was a homemaker.

Edith leaves behind one son, Larry Trowbridge (Betty) of Somerset; two daughters, Sherry Spigle and Bridgett Cress (Doug), both of Eubank; two brothers, Lloyd Gastineau (Debbie) of Stanford and Lindell Gastineau (Linda) of Eubank; one sister, June Dickhaus of Waynesburg; seven grandchildren; 12 great-grandchildren; and one great-grandson, Jacob, due in December.

In addition to her husband and parents, she was preceded in death by one brother, Willard Gastineau.

A funeral service will be held at 11a.m. Monday, Nov. 25, 2013 at Barnett & Demrow Funeral Home with Bro. Isaiah Super officiating the service.

Burial will follow in Double Springs Cemetery.

The Visitation will be held from 5 p.m. to 8 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 24, 2013 at the funeral home.

Barnett & Demrow Funeral Home, Waynesburg, is entrusted with Edith’s arrangements.