The Richmond Register

Obituaries

April 20, 2013

Robert C. Abrams, 77

BEREA — Robert C. Abrams, age 77, husband of Anne Abrams, died Friday, April 19, 2013 at his home in Berea.

Robert, who grew up in Berea, was retired from the University of Kentucky police department and was a veteran of U.S. Navy and grew up in Berea.

Robert graduated from the Berea Foundation School and Eastern Kentucky University, where he earned a degree in Law Enforcement. He was a Mason and Shriner.

He was married to Anne Collins Abrams for 54 years. They had one son Steve who died Sunday April 14, 2013, in California. Robert also was preceded in death by his parents, Clinton and Lillian Fraley Abrams.

Joint funeral services for Robert and his son Steve will be conducted 1 p.m. Tuesday, April 23, 2013, at Lakes Funeral Home with burial in the Berea Cemetery. Rev. Ed McCurley will officiate services.

Visitation will be Tuesday from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. at Lakes Funeral Home.

Honorary pallbearers will be Vernon Kates, Randy Kates, Jake Jones, David Jackson, W.R. Collins, Ed Baylous, Stephanie Bastin, Margarette Gundry and UK Police Dept. retirees.

In memory of Robert, memorials can be made to the Shriners Hospital, 1900 Richmond Road, Lexington KY 40502-1204.

1
Text Only
Obituaries
  • 07.27 Estes photo.jpg Mrs. Juanita Bernice Estes, 83

    Mrs. Juanita Bernice Estes, 83, of Poosey Ridge, widow of Garnett “Frog” Estes, passed away Friday, July 25, 2014.

    July 26, 2014 1 Photo

  • Tom H. Rogers, 84

    Tom H. Rogers, age 84, of Jones Road in Berea, passed away Friday July 25, 2014, at The Terrace Nursing Home.

    July 26, 2014

  • Barbara Jayne Green Powell, 52

    Barbara Jayne Green Powell, 52, of Richmond, passed away, Friday, July 25, 2014, at the UK Medical Center in Lexington.

    July 26, 2014

  • William “Billy” Francis Isaacs, 65

    William “Billy” Francis Isaacs, 65, passed away Monday, July 21, 2014, at the Compassionate Care Center.

    July 26, 2014

  • William ‛Billy’ F. Isaacs, 65

    William “Billy” F. Isaacs, 65, passed away Monday, July 21, 2014.
    Services will be conducted 2 p.m. Monday, July 28, at Combs, Parsons & Collins Funeral Home with visitation from 11 a.m.

    July 26, 2014

  • Rufus Walker West, 91

    Rufus Walker West, 91, of Richmond, died Thursday, July 24, 2014.
    Visitation will be at from 5 to 8 p.m., Sunday, July 27, at Oldham, Roberts & Powell Funeral Home.

    July 26, 2014

  • 07.25 Brandenburg.jpg Leona W. 'Granny' Brandenburg, 90

    Leona W. “Granny” Brandenburg, 90, passed away Wednesday morning, July 23, 2014, at the Compassionate Care Center.

    July 24, 2014 1 Photo

  • Patrick O. Campbell, 42

    Services for Patrick O. Campbell, 42, husband of Amber Campbell and son to Mary Lee Brooks, will be conducted 1 p.m. Saturday, July 26, at First Baptist Church, 425 Eastern Bypass, Richmond. Visitation will be from 11 a.m. at the church.

    July 24, 2014

  • 07.25 Gilbert photo.jpg Ozella Hurst Gilbert, 90

    Ozella Hurst Gilbert, 90, of Berea, Kentucky, passed away Wednesday, July 23, 2014.

    July 24, 2014 1 Photo

  • James Harris Jr., 83

    James Harris Jr., 83, formerly of Richmond, died Tuesday, July 22, 2014.

    July 24, 2014