Mr. Walter Merl Guess, age 97, of Campbellsville, passed away on December 1, 2013, at his residence. He was born to the late Charles and Hattie Guess in Union Furnace, Ohio. Mr. Guess served his country honorably as an electrician on the temporary landing fields in the Army Air Force during World War II. After the war, he returned stateside and began a career as a typesetter and printer at McCall’s Printing in Dayton, OH.
Mr. Walter Merl Guess helped raise, and is survived by, a special nephew and caretaker – Roger Emerick and wife Kay, of Campbellsville, and a host of other nieces, nephews, and friends.
He was preceded in death by:
His parents – Charles Wesley and Hattie Florence (Sanner) Guess
His wife – Mary Martha (Schafer) Guess
One daughter – Cecelia Sue Guess
Five brothers and sisters – Mae Guess Emerick, Della Rhore, John Guess, Hubert Guess, and Oscar Sanner
Funeral services will be private, with interment in the Calvary Cemetery in Bellefontaine, OH.
L.R. Petty Funeral Home in Campbellsville in charge of arrangements.
Mr. Sherrill Randall Baldwin, age 50, of Mt. Washington, formerly of Campbellsville, passed away on November 28, 2013, at the Taylor Regional Hospital after a brief illness. He was the son of Lula and the late Bradley Ancil Baldwin. He was employed as an assemblyman at the Ford Motor Company in Louisville. Mr. Baldwin was a loving family man and an avid outdoorsman with an ever-ready helping hand. He was a member of the East Campbellsville Church of God.
Mr. Baldwin is survived by:
His mother – Lula Candis (Bolt) Baldwin of Campbellsville
His wife – Tammy (Herron) Baldwin of Mt. Washington
One son – Ryan Baldwin and Lauren Russman of Mt. Washington
One daughter – Magan Baldwin of Mt. Washington
Seven siblings – Ann Nunn and husband Steve, of Greensburg, Jimmy Baldwin and wife Marion, Mike Baldwin and wife Lisa, Jennifer Graham and husband Frankie, Shirley Burress, Denise Graham and husband Marshall, and Judy Sparks and husband Donnie, all of Campbellsville
One granddaughter – Adyson Brooke
His father-in-law and mother-in-law – Jack and Linda Herron of Campbellsville
Two sisters-in-law – Renee Sappenfield and husband Mark, of Mt. Washington, and Stephanie Moss and husband Lee, of Campbellsville
And a host of other uncles, aunts, nieces, nephews, cousins, and friends, including Tara Nemeth and fiancee Kenny Holthouser of Mt. Washington.
Visitation for Mr. Sherrill Randall Baldwin will be after 5:00 PM on Saturday, November 30, and after 7:00 AM on Sunday, Dec. 1, at the L.R. Petty Funeral Home and Cremation Service in Campbellsville. The funeral service will be conducted on Sunday, Dec. 1, at 2:00 PM at the funeral home, with interment to follow in the Campbellsville Memorial Gardens Cemetery.
Mr. Charles David Kirtley of Campbellsville went to rest with the Lord on November 22, 2013, at the age of 40 years and 13 days. Mr. Kirtley worked as an inspector at TG Kentucky in Lebanon. He was a loving dad with a compassionate soul toward all. He had professed faith in Christ, and was a member of the Green River Memorial Baptist Church in Campbellsville.
Mr. Charles David Kirtley is survived by:
One daughter – Sharon Lynn Kirtley of Campbellsville,
His parents – Richard “Dickie” and Mary Lynn (Rucker) Kirtley of Campbellsville,
One sister – Kathy Arnold and husband, Larry, of Campbellsville,
A special aunt and uncle – Randall and Brenda Clark of Campbellsville,
One niece and nephew – Katelyn and Dylan Arnold, both of Campbellsville,
And a host of other relatives and friends.
The family will receive visitors at the L.R. Petty Funeral Home on Sunday, November 24, after 5:00 PM EST.
A funeral service will be conducted on Monday, November 25, at the funeral home at 11:00 AM EST, with burial to follow in the Green River Memorial Baptist Church Cemetery.
Essie Louise Hash, age 80, of Louisville, formerly of Taylor County, passed away Wednesday, November 20, 2013 in Louisville at the St. Mary & Elizabeth Hospital.
Survivors include a son, Danny Hash and wife Christi of Louisville.
A grandson, Paul Bundschu of Louisville.
Sisters: Dorothy Chappel of Campbellsville, Ella Berry and husband Darrell and Cedell Cox and husband Paul, all of Louisville.
Brothers, Eugene Price and wife Gin and Donald Price all of Campbellsville.
A sister-in-law: Rita Durrett and husband Donald of Summersville, KY.
Brothers-in-law: Dennis Hash and wife Connie and Walter Hash, all of Louisville and a host of other relatives and friends.
The funeral service will be held at noon on Saturday at Schoppenhorst Underwood and Brooks Funeral Home (Preston Hwy at Brooks Rd.) with burial in Brookland Cemetery.
Visitation on Friday from 1:00 pm until 8:00 pm at the funeral home.
Expression of sympathy can be made to the Alzheimer’s Association or the American Diabetes Association.
For more information concerning this obituary, please contact the L.R. Petty Funeral Home in Campbellsville.
Mrs. Nadine McNear Johnson, age 53, passed away on Tuesday, November 12, 2013 in Campbellsville at her home.
Survivors include her mother: Gladys Mattingly of Campbellsville, her grandmother: Mary Agnes of Raywick.
Two sons: James timothy McNear and Jason Paul Johnson and wife: Charlie, all of Campbellsville.
Three daughters: Kathy Michelle McNear, Patricia Lynn Cox, Sherry Nicole Davis and husband Shane, all of Campbellsville.
Two sisters: Treccia Buckman and husband David of Marion County, Nancy McNear of Somerset, KY and Joyline Bentley of Elkhorn, KY.
A brother: Paul “Buddy” McNear and wife Gayle of Elkhorn, KY.
Her step-father: Bill Mattingly of Campbellsville, her father-in-law and mother-in-law: Larry and Hilda Clever of Campbellsville, a special friend and companion: David Truex of Elkhorn, KY, and her former spouse; Timothy Hughes Johnson of Campbellsville.
14 grandchildren and a host of nieces, nephew, aunts, uncles and host of other relatives and friends.
The funeral service for Mrs. Nadine McNear Johnson, will be conducted, Saturday, November 16, 2013 at 2:00 P.M. at the L.R. Petty Funeral Home and Cremation Service with burial to follow in the Mt. Washington Cemetery in Taylor County.
Visitation after 5 P.M. on Friday and after 7:00 A.M. Saturday
Family requests that donations be made to the funeral expense fund and can be made at the funeral home.