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WATKINS, Jack age 87 of Spring Hill Florida died Saturday, January 26, 2013, in HPH Hospice of Brooksville, Florida. He was born in Campton, Kentucky on July 27, 1925 the son of Dave and Cappie (Banks) Watkins. On April 27, 1947 he married Doris Turner. Mr. Watkins was a truck driver for O. K. Trucking, retiring in 1985. Survivors include his wife, Doris; five sons, Dave (Claire), Jack (Jane), Ron (Vicki), Dan (Kim), and Dallas (Samantha) Watkins; seventeen grandchildren; twenty-two great grandchildren; two brothers, Homer and Andy Watkins. He was preceded in death by two brothers, Louis and Joe Watkins; three sisters, Estelle Redmon, Hazel Scully, and Daisy Clark. Funeral services will be held at 9:30 am Friday in the Zettler Funeral home, 2646 Pleasant Ave. followed by entombment in Butler County Memorial Park. Visitation will be from 6-8:00 pm Thursday in the funeral home with Masonic services at 7pm. Online register book available at www.zettlerfuneralhome.com
Published in Hamilton Journal-News on January 31, 2013
PORTER, Maggie Lou age 75, of Middletown, passed away Tuesday, January 29, 2013 at Hospice of Butler and Warren County. She was born February 19, 1937 in Campton, KY to Otis and Lillian (Dean) Kash. She was a school teacher for Trenton City Schools for 30 years, retiring in 1987. Maggie was a member of St. Luke Presbyterian Church and was the secretary there for many years. She was chairman of the Deacons, served as an Elder, member of the Church Women United and after her retirement, she was a tutor. She is preceded in death by her parents; husband, Phillip Porter in 2010; brother, William Kash; sister, Mabel Sue Gottschall. Maggie is survived by her children, Scott (Joyce) Porter of Visalia, CA and Carmen Terry of Arvada, CO; grandchildren, April (Bobby) Bauer, Chris Terry; great-grandson, Travis Bauer; brother, Robert E. Kash of Monroe, nieces, Lisa Dean (Jerry) Reeve, Dianna Kash. A Celebration of Life Service will be held on Saturday, February 2, at 11:00 AM at St. Luke Presbyterian Church with Rev. Reginald Olson officiating. Interment will be at Kash Family Cemetery at Landsaw, KY. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to St. Luke United Presbyterian Church, 280 N. Breiel Blvd., Middletown, OH 45042. Condolences may be sent to the family at www.bakerstevesnparramore .com
Published in The Middletown Journal on January 31, 2013
MILLIGAN, Daisy age 79, of Franklin, Ohio, passed away Wednesday, January 23, 2013 at Hospice of Butler and Warren Counties where she had been a patient for one week. She was born June 28, 1933 in Campton, Kentucky and moved to Ohio when she was 17 years of age. Daisy came from a family of 14 brothers and sisters. She loved spending time with her family and cooking for them. Preceding her in death were her parents, Luther and Judie (Hollin) Coldiron; her husband, Dan Franklin Milligan in 2001; four sisters, Ada, Maxine, Janie, and Rosie; and one brother, Vernon. She is survived by five sons, Leonard Milligan, Danny Milligan, Rick Milligan, Dale Milligan, and Billy Milligan; three grandchildren, Curtis (Amanda) Milligan, Jessica Milligan and Zakk (Ashley) Milligan; five great grandchildren, Madison, Brenden, Ashley, Breena and Lyrah; four brothers, Felix, Glen Junior, Bill, and Cecil; and four sisters, Gladys, Irene, Leone and Ruby. Visitation will be Saturday, January 26, 2013 from 11:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. at the Herr-Riggs Funeral Home, 210 S. Main St., Middletown, followed by services at 1:00 p.m. with Pastor Elmo Johnson officiating. Interment will be at Woodhill Cemetery, Franklin, Ohio. Arrangements by Herr-Riggs Funeral Home, 210 S. Main St., Middletown.
Published in The Middletown Journal on January 25, 2013
Bertie L. Center departed this life on December 22, 2012 at the home her daughter, Rosemary F. Center at Frankfort, Kentucky at the age of 104 years, 5 months and 3 days. She was born in Wolfe County, Kentucky on July 19, 1908, the daughter of John and Mary Tyler White. She was preceded in death by her first husband Dr. William G. Lockhart and her second husband Dr. Rexford R. Center.
In addition to her daughter, she is survived by a son, William R. Lockhart of Winchester, Kentucky; one grandson, John Martin Lockhart (Karen) of Louisville, Kentucky and three great grandsons, John Martin, Brennan and Kevin Lockhart of Louisville, Kentucky. A great grandson, William Charles “Chad” Lockhart preceded her in death. She is also survived by two wonderful friends Glenda and Lillian of Frankfort, Kentucky.
Mrs. Center graduated from the Registered Nursing Program of Louisville General Hospital and Massie Memorial Hospital in Paris, Kentucky in 1942. She returned to Wolfe County and served as the public health nurse for thirty one years. She also served on the Board of Directors of Farmers and Traders Bank of Campton, Kentucky for many years and was an active member of the Wolfe County Women’s Club, as well as, other civic organizations. As a life – long member of Campton First United Methodist Church, she taught Sunday school, served on the board of Trustees and was a member of United Methodist Women.
Funeral Services will be held at 1:00 P.M. on December 27, 2012 at Campton First United Methodist Church, with Rev. James Doughton and Dr. Glen Courts officiating. Visitation will be at the church from 10:00 A
Funeral 11:00am June 5, 2012-Graveside
Interment Horn cemetery-Lee Co.
Isaac Trent, 66, passed away at 11:30pm Friday June 1, 2012 at the St. Joseph Hospital.
A native of Wolfe County, Isaac was born on October 5, 1945 to the late Ned and Edna Townsend Trent.
Survivors include 2 sisters, Pauline Banks and Mattie Trent and a host of nieces and nephews.
Graveside services will be conducted at 11:00am Tuesday June 5, 2012 at the Horn Cemetery in Lee County by Rev. Rusty Wright. Nephews will serve as pallbearers. There will be no visitation.
Ruby Miller, 79, widow of Wilgus Miller, passed away at 12:36pm Friday September 7, 2012 at the Clark Regional Medical Center.
A native of Wolfe County, she was the daughter of the late Ed and Dovie Proffitt Carroll and was a retired Stanton Nursing Center employee.
Survivors include 3 children, Eddie (Sheila) Miller, Sheila (David) Jones and Danny (Cathy) Miller; 11 grandchildren; 15 great-grandchildren and 1 great-great-grandchild; a sister, Helen Kreuger and several nieces and nephews.
In addition to her husband and parents, Ruby was preceded in death by 6 brothers, Lemon, Vic, Vaughn, Seldon, Omer and Hobert Carroll and 2 sisters, Lillie Pelfrey and Opal Hambright.
Private family services will be conducted at a later date. There will be no visitation.
ROSE, Walter Curtis A NEW TRAIL...Walter Curtis Rose, age 76 earthly trail ended January 7th, 2013 and he was received by Our Lord beginning a new trail..Born in Campton, Kentucky on June 25th, 1936..Walter.."The Traveler".."The Bicyclist".."The Hiker".."The Photographer".. His love for travel took him to Europe, entire U.S., doing missionary work in Peru, Mexico, Costa Rica, serving eight years with a Ministry in U.S., Canada, and Israel..Hiking the Appalachian Trail, Biking Cross Country and Always Photographing..Walter is survived by his loving wife Marcia, Sons Steven (Sandy), Brian (Cona), David (Jessica) and Douglas Kirkland. .Grandchildren Kelly, Anna, Matthew, Jared, Nate, Audrey, Will, and Ashley (Jacob) Abrams..Sisters Bess Miller, Norma Profitt, & Wendell Rose..Retired from Chrysler Corporation and served proudly in US Army in Germany..Walter was a member of Towne Boulevard Church of God, in Middletown, Ohio..He is preceded by his parents Ernest & Viola Rose in Campton, Ky.. Burial will be at Woodland Cemetery, Dayton, Ohio..Visitation will be Thursday 6 PM to 8 PM with Service Friday 1:00 PM at Towne Boulevard Church of God, 3722 Towne Boulevard, Middletown, Oh. In lieu of flowers memorial donations may be made to Towne Boulevard Church of God Missionary Fund. www.anderson-fh.com
Published in The Middletown Journal on January 9, 2013