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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Gerene Kersey, 87
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She is survived by a daughter, Pam Bennett (Vernon), of Richmond, Ky.
Funeral services will be 1 p.m. CDT Monday, April 28, 2014, at the Dermitt Funeral Home in Leitchfield. Burial will be in the Little Clifty Cemetery.
Visitation will be from 2 to 8 p.m. Sunday and from 9 a.m. Monday until time of services at the funeral home.
Fannie Goble Lamb Marshall, 82
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Service will be at 11 a.m. Saturday, April 26, 2014, at Oldham, Roberts & Powell Funeral Home. Burial will follow in the Richmond Cemetery.
Visitation is 5 to 9 p.m. Friday at the funeral home.
Barbara Ann French Cooper, 67
Barbara Ann French Cooper, 67, passed away Sunday, April 20, 2014, surrounded by her family.
Mary Astor Tackett Middleton, 78
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Rhonda Michelle Roark, 39
Rhonda Michelle Roark, 39, went home to be with Jesus on Tuesday, April 22,
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Rellie Begley, 85
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Frances Jane Miller Vaughn, 95,
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Daniel Edward ‛Eddie’ Wilmot, 61
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Devin Nicole Rose, 31
Devin Nicole Rose, 31, passed away Sunday evening, April 20, 2014.
She was born April 14, 1983, the daughter of Clifford and Debbie Burdine Rose. She was a member of the Church of God in Estill County.
Nathanael Paul Howell, 32
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