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I found a more complete obit on the funeral home website in Connersville, Indiana
Earnest Mayes, age 85, of Connersville passed away on Monday, August 6, 2007 at Fayette Regional Health System. Born on November 22, 1921 in Owsley County, Kentucky, he is the son of the late John and Sudie Shous Mayes. He came to Connersville from Kentucky in 1971. He was employed at National Metal for several years, retiring when the plant closed. He also worked for Chomel Roofing and Bunzendahl Construction. He is survived by a brother, Elmer Mayes of Booneville, KY; two sisters, Imogene Caudell of Booneville, KY and Clarice Douglas of Michigan; 14 nephews, including Paul Ross of Connersville and Bob Ross of Liberty; and 10 nieces, including Pauline Throop of Connersville. In addition to his parents, he is preceded in death by two brothers, Andy and Jim Mayes and two sisters, Hattie White and Liza Angel. Funeral services will be on Friday morning August 10, 2007 at 11:00 am at Urban Winkler Funeral Home with Rev. Bill Lowry of the Harrisburg Union Church and Rev. John Stewart officiating. Burial will follow at Dale Cemetery. Friends and family may call on Friday from 9:00 am until the time of service.
From Richmond, Indiana "Pal-Item"
CONNERSVILLE, Ind. -- Earnest Mayes, 85, of Connersville, died Monday, Aug.
6, 2007, at Fayette Regional Health System. Born Nov. 22, 1921, in Owsley
County, Ky., to John and Sudie Shous Mayes, he had worked at National Metal,
Chomel Roofing and Bunzendahl Construction. Survivors include a brother,
Elmer Mayes; and sisters, Imogene Caudell and Clarice Douglas. Service will
be 11 a.m. Friday at Urban Winkler Funeral Home, Connersville, where
visitation will be 9-11 a.m. Friday.
>From Richmond, Indiana "Pal-Item"
BROOKVILLE, Ind. -- Margie Kathleen Vest, 72, Brookville, died Thursday,
Aug. 2, 2007. Born Dec. 21, 1934, in Owsley County, Ky., to Ernest and Ethel
Lynch Farmer, she retired from Franklin Casket Co. Survivors include her
husband, James Vest; daughters, Kathy Helton, Donna Cecil; sons, Mike and
David Vest; sisters, Marie Miller, Faye Allen, Judy Deaton, Shirley Zion,
Jean McCollum. Service: noon Monday at First Baptist Church, Brookville.
Visitation: 4-8 p.m. Sunday at Cook Funeral Home, Brookville, and 11
a.m.-noon Monday at the church.
Memorials may be made to the Diabetes Association.