The Richmond Register

September 30, 2013

Preston Northern Jr.


Oldham, Roberts and Powell Funeral Home

RICHMOND — Preston Northern Jr. passed away Monday, September 30, 2013, at the Baptist Health-Lexington hospital.

He was the son of the late Preston and Odery Hoskins Northern.

Preston was a heavy equipment operator for many years and was of the Baptist faith.

Survivors include: one sister, Ruby Irene Wilcox; one niece, Jean Wilcox; and many cousins. He was preceded in death by: one brother, Leroy “Buddy” Northern; and one nephew, Charles Jackson Wilcox Jr.

Funeral services will be conducted 1 p.m. Wednesday, October 2, 2013, at the Oldham, Roberts & Powell Funeral Home with Bro. Ray Northern, Bro. Gary Northern and Bro. Scott Guiley officiating. Burial will follow in the Richmond Cemetery.

Visitation will be Wednesday from 11 a.m. until the 1 p.m. funeral at the Oldham, Roberts & Powell Funeral Home.

Pallbearers will be: Anthony Wilcox, Willie Horn, Aurthur Dunahue, Dale Witt, Kenneth “Butch” Northern and James Northern. Honorary pallbearers will be Curtis Wells, Johnny Hoskins, Wayne “Butch” Marshall, Bryan Marshall, Steven Wilcox and Shane Wilcox.