Addison Nicholas “Nick” Cosby, 90, husband of Ruby Mae Cosby, passed away on Wednesday, Nov. 28, 2012 in the Compassionate Care Center in Richmond.
He was born on April 23, 1922 in Madison County to the late Addison T. and Kathrine Laura Eades Cosby. He was a farmer in Madison County and he attended the Red House Baptist Church and was a veteran of World War II serving in the Army Air Corp. He was also a big University of Kentucky Basketball Fan.
Survivors include his wife, Ruby Mae Cosby of Richmond; two daughters, Sarah M. Cosby Noland (Bill) of Madison County, Joy Lee Cosby King (Bo) of Madison County; one son, Darrell Nicholas Cosby (Gretta) of Madison County; six grandchildren, Mike Cosby (Kathy), Kari Hall (Randy), Nick Noland, Tyler King (Marie), Evan King, Aaron King (Amelia); three great grandchildren, John Michael Cosby, Sydney Hall and Braden Hall; several nieces and nephews. Other than his parents he is also preceded in death by one daughter, Linda K. Cosby Reams; three brothers, Harry Cosby, D.T. Cosby and Billy Cosby; two sister, Gertrude Barkley and Ona Lee Tracy.
Funeral services will be conducted at 11 a.m. Saturday at the Red House Baptist Church in Richmond with Rev. Gary Maynard and Rev. Marsha Carpenter officiating the services. Burial will follow in the Richmond Cemetery.
Visitation will be from 5 to 9 p.m. Friday, Nov. 30, 2012 at the church.
Pallbearers will be Mike Cosby, Kari Hall, Nick Noland, Tyler King, Evan King, Aaron King and John Michael Cosby. Honorary Pallbearers will be Live Embers, XYZ Choir and the Men’s Sunday School Class.
In Lieu of flowers, donations can be made to Compassion-ate Care Center at 350 Isaac Lane, Richmond, Kentucky 40475.
The Oldham, Roberts & Powell Funeral Home is conducting the funeral services.
To express condolences, please visit our website at www.orpfh.com.
Gary Lee Winburn, 69
Gary Lee Winburn, 69, of Richmond, passed away Monday, April 14, 2014, at the UK Medical Center in Lexington.
A native of Richmond, Kentucky, he was the son of Marcus and Johnetta Arch Winburn, both of whom preceded him in death. Gary had been an employee of the former Begley Drug Company and was a retired employee of Car Quest Auto Parts Store. He was a member of the First United Methodist Church of Richmond.
Edna Cates VanWinkle, 89,
Edna Cates VanWinkle, age 89, widow of Hobert VanWinkle, died Sunday, April 13, 2014, at the Compassionate Care Center in Richmond.
Edna was a homemaker and a member of the Owsley Fork Baptist Church.
William ‛Robert’ Renfro, 63
William “Robert” Renfro, 63, of Berea, passed from this life peacefully Sunday, April 13, 2014, in his home surrounded by his family.
Lonnie Mayes, 66
Lonnie Mayes, 66, passed away Sunday, April 13, 2014.
Mr. Mayes was born in Madison County on July 29, 1947, to the late Ralph and Evelyn Kelley Mayes. He retired after 23 years as a service station manager and was a member of Faith Baptist Church.
Ada Marie (Gadd) Harris, 97
Ada Marie (Gadd) Harris, 97, of Evansville, Indiana, passed away Saturday, April 12, 2014, at Heritage Center.
Birchel Fields, 96
Birchel Fields, age 96, of Scaffold Cane in Berea, passed away Saturday, April 12, 2014, at Berea Health Care Center.
Joyce Rhodus, 74
Joyce Rhodus, 74, passed away Friday morning, April 11, 2014, at her home.
She was born March 23, 1940, in Garrard County, Kentucky, to the late Jasper and Mary Stella Moore Prewitt.
Joyce was a graduate of Buckeye High School, class of 1959. She retired from the Madison County Detention Center as a deputy jailer. She loved raising flowers, working puzzles and watching UK basketball.
Neccolus Lamar Mundy, 31
Neccolus Lamar Mundy, 31, son of Vertina N. Mundy and Ronald D. Bronston, died unexpectedly April 7, 2014, at the University of Kentucky Medical Center.
His funeral is 1 p.m. Monday, April 14, at Saint Paul AME Church, 437 Francis St., Richmond. Visitation from noon.
Arrangements under the direction of Keith P. Clark & Son Funeral Home, Winchester.
Dorreen Baldwin, 68
Dorreen Baldwin, 68, died Friday. Arrangements are pending at Davis & Powell Funeral Home.
Paul Ray Combs, 59
Paul Ray Combs, 59, of Berea, formerly of Dayton and Columbus, Ohio, died Wednesday, April 9, 2014. He is survived locally by his wife, Anita Gitzinger Combs.
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