UNION CITY —
William E. “Billy” Thomas, 85, of Union City, the husband of Nadine Million Thomas, passed away Tuesday, February 18, 2014, at his home.
Billy was born September 6, 1928, in Madison County to the late Robert C. and Lura Oldham Thomas.
He was a graduate of Central High School and a charter member of the Union City Ruritan Club. Billy was a life-long farmer and a partner in Thomas Polled Herefords. He was a member of the Union City Christian Church. He loved his family, especially his grandchildren and great-grandchildren.
In addition to his wife of 67 years, Mr. Thomas, is survived by: his two sons, Ronnie M. Thomas (Earlene) and John E. Thomas (Sherry); three grandchildren, Eric Thomas (Leslie), Leah Eaton (Jim) and Lauren Cain (Tyler); six great-grandchildren, Jonathan Eaton, Parker Thomas, Will Cain, Kennedy Cain, Case Thomas and Laura Eaton; two sisters, Effie “Toots” Wells and Margaret Gatley; as well as a host of other relatives and friends.
Funeral services will be conducted 11 a.m. Friday, February 21, 2014, at the Union City Christian Church, 2473 Union City Road, with Bro. Chip Denief officiating. Burial will follow in the Richmond Cemetery.
Visitation will be from 4 to 9 p.m. Thursday at the church.
Pallbearers will be: Donnie Newman, Steve Newman, Jim Newman, Bob Shoptaw, Bill Wells, William Harris and Neil Parke.
Honorary pallbearers will be: Billy Ray Murphy, David Olds, Jim Dause, Frenus Masters, Sammy Griggs, Jimmy Allen, May Kirby, Harold Harris, Scott Parke, Jep Fortney, Cliff Winkler and Gary Thomas.
Donations in memory of Billy Thomas may be made to the Union City Christian Church Building Fund, 2473 Union City Road, Richmond, KY 40475.
The Combs, Parsons & Collins Funeral Home, 328 W. Main St., is in charge of arrangements.
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Hallie Anderson, 96
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Virginia Bailey, 107
Mrs. Virginia Bailey, 107, widow of James E. Bailey and formerly of Richmond, passed away peacefully surrounded by her loved ones on July 29, 2014, in her daughter’s home in Yellville, Arkansas.
Thomas S. Harkleroad, 67
Thomas S. Harkleroad, 67, of South Dogwood Drive in Berea, passed away Thursday July 31, 2014, at the Markey Cancer Center in Lexington.
William S. Scott, 93
William S. Scott, 93, of Richmond, passed away Wednesday, July 30, 2014, at Baptist Health Richmond.
He was born December 14, 1921, in Bay Springs, Mississippi, to James and Sybil Thigpen Scott, both of whom preceded him in death. He also was preceded in death in 2009 by his wife, Virginia Webb Scott.
Olf Tuttle, 66
Olf Tuttle, 66, of Berea, died July 30, 2014.
Services will be 2 p.m. Saturday at the Rocky Mountain Holiness Church with visitation after 6 p.m. Friday.
Davis & Powell Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements. www.davisand powellfuneralhome.com
Thomas Harkleroad, 67
Thomas Harkleroad, 67, of Berea, died Thursday at the UK Markey Cancer Center.
Arrangements are pending at Lakes Funeral Home, Berea.
Jane E. Coffey, 93
Mrs. Jane E. Coffey, 93, of Richmond, Kentucky, and formerly of Spencer, Indiana, went to be with the Lord on July 30, 2014, at Baptist Health Richmond.In 2002, she moved to Richmond to live with her daughter and son-in-law, Jerrilyn and Jack Dyer. She lived in their home until mid 2010 before moving to the Kenwood Nursing Center. Funeral services will be 2 p.m. Monday, August 4, 2014, preceded by visitation at the West & Parrish & Pedigo Funeral Home in Spencer, Indiana.
William S. Scott, 92
William S. Scott, 92, of Richmond, died Wednesday, July 30, 2014. Survivors include his daughter, Karen Grant, of Richmond.
Arrangements pending at Oldham, Roberts & Powell Funeral Home. Condolences may be expressed at www.orpfh.com.
Gloria Parks, 58
Gloria Parks, 58, died Tuesday, July 29, 2014.
Visitation is 11 a.m. Saturday, August 2, 2014, at the Elizabeth Missionary Baptist Church, 305 Elm St., Richmond. Funeral services will follow at 1 p.m.
Arrangements entrusted to Keith P. Clark & Son Funeral Home, Winchester.
China Ellen Jones
China Ellen Jones, of Irvine, passed away July 7, 2014.
She was proceeded in death by her mother, Corda Jean Jones. Survivors include: son, Sean Anthony Dykes; daughter, Destiny Faith Dykes; a special niece, Cassie Richardson; and a special nephew, Johnathan Stamper, all of Richmond.
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