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Lester Burress, age 93

Posted by on Nov 12, 2017

Lester Wallace Burress, 93 years, 10 months, and 25 days of age, of Elk Horn, died Saturday, November 11, 2017 at UK Medical Center in Lexington following a brief illness.

Lester was born December 17, 1923, to the late Lloyd and Molly Seaborne Burress in Taylor County, Kentucky.    Also preceding him in death were two sons, Roger Burress and Steve Burress; brothers, Harold Burress and Tommy Burress and two sisters, Lillie Pointer and Edna Herron.   L.W. as he was known to many was a retired farmer and loved to coon hunt.  He was U.S. Army veteran and a member of Feathersburg First Church of God.

Lester is survived by his wife, Burdis McDonald Burress as well as his children, Jerry Burress and his wife, Edith, Freddy Burress and his wife, Patty, Henry Burress and Inetta Childress and her husband, Larry, all of Elk Horn, 13 grandchildren, 22 great-grandchildren and 3 great-great-grandchildren.  Also surviving is a brother Bobby Lee Burress and his wife, Dorothy, and his sisters Christine Wise, Shirley Chelf and her husband, Richard and Loretta Gaddis, all of Elk Horn.

The funeral service for Mr. Burress will be at 1:00 p.m. Wednesday, November 15, 2017 at Lyon-DeWitt-Berry Funeral Home with Bro. Raymond Atwood officiating.  Burial will follow in the Callahan Cemetery.

The family requests visitation from 5 to 8 p.m. Tuesday at the Lyon-DeWitt-Berry Funeral Home.

For online condolences please visit: http://lyondewittberry.com/tribute/details/1175/Lester-Burress/obituary.html#tribute-start

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Neva Jean Clark, age 84

Posted by on Oct 24, 2017

Neva Jean Clark, 84 years, 8 months and 5 days of age, of Campbellsville, died Tuesday, October 24, 2017 at her home after an extended illness.

Neva Jean Clark was born in Campbellsville on February 19, 1933 the daughter of the late William Louis and Loretta Herron Payton.   She was also preceded in death on January 11, 2002 by her husband, Herbert Thomas Clark.  Two brothers, Edward Arnold Payton and Dallas Milford Payton also preceded her in death.

She retired from Fruit of the Loom after 43 years and was an active member at Robinson Creek Baptist Church and loved studying her Bible.

Neva Jean is survived by a brother, Louis Samuel Payton and his companion Sue Smith of Lake City, FL, a sister, Juanita Claywell, nephew Dallas Michael Payton, niece, Carolyn Vanover and her husband Danny, step children, Timmy Clark and Kim and Donna Clark all of Campbellsville.    Also surviving are two step grand-children, Jackie and Kenny Fair and 3 step great grandchildren as well as a host of other relatives and friends.

The funeral service for Neva Jean Clark will be Friday, October 27, 2017 at 11:00 a.m. at Lyon-DeWitt-Berry Funeral Home with Bro. Jim Collison officiating with burial to follow in Campbellsville Memorial Gardens.   Visitation will be Thursday, October 26, 2017 from 5-8 at Lyon-DeWitt-Berry Funeral home.

Expressions of sympathy are requested to be donations of Gideon Bibles and can be made at Lyon-DeWitt-Berry Funeral Home.

For online condolences: http://lyondewittberry.com/tribute/details/1174/Neva-Clark/obituary.html#tribute-start

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Terry Cox, age 66

Posted by on Oct 24, 2017

Terry Cox, 66 years, 3 months and 16 days of age, formerly of Taylor County, died Tuesday, October 24, 2017 at his home in Mt. Washington after an extended illness.

Terry was born July 8, 1951 the son of the late Robert and Evonne Gribbin Cox in Marion County, Kentucky.    Also preceding him in death was a sister Bonnie Ford.    For 32 years Terry worked for Ford Motor Company in Louisville.   In his spare time, he loved to fish, travel and was an avid gun collector and was a member of Fairview Baptist Church.

Terry is survived by his wife Audrey Cox of Mt. Washington, a daughter, Jamie Lynn Myers and her husband Perry Myers of Shepherdsville and a son, Terry Allen Cox and his wife, Brooke of Elizabethtown.   Also surviving are 4 grandchildren, Travis Myers, Megan Myers, Anna-Kate Cox and Olivia Cox.    One sister survives LaJuan Sweasy and husband Jackie of Frankfort and a brother, Tony Cox and his wife Jill of Owensboro.

A graveside service for Mr. Cox will be on Thursday, October 26, 2017 at 1:00 p.m. at Tallow Creek Cemetery with Bro. Don Gowin officiating.

For on line condolences go to: http://lyondewittberry.com/tribute/details/1173/Terry-Cox/obituary.html#content-start

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Dorothy Neal, Age 83

Posted by on Oct 18, 2017

Dorothy Jean Neal, 83 years, 4 months and 4 days of age, of Campbellsville, died Wednesday, October 18, 2017, in Edmonton, KY after an extended illness.

Dorothy Neal was born in Maury County, Tennessee on June 14, 1934, the daughter of the late Robert Jefferson and Lula Staggs Young.  Prior to her retirement she worked at ABC Daycare for 18 years where she loved being with children.  She was a member of Elkhorn Tabernacle.

She is survived by her husband, Allen (Bob) Neal of Campbellsville, a daughter, Cindy Branham of Columbia and a son Ken Neal and his wife Melinda of Campbellsville.  She is also survived by 4 grandchildren, Wesley Branham, Justin Branham, Ivy Paige Neal and Lily May Neal and two great grandchildren Aaron Branham and Jayden Branham.

Funeral services for Dorothy Neal will be held at 1:00 p.m. Friday, October 20, 2017 at Lyon-DeWitt-Berry Funeral with Bro. Charles Russell Cox officiating.   Burial will follow in Campbellsville Memorial Gardens.

The family requests visitation from 5 to 8 p.m. Thursday, October 19th, at the Lyon-DeWitt-Berry Funeral Home.

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Leona Jean Lane, age 68

Posted by on Oct 1, 2017

Leona Jean Lane, 68 years, 1 month and 8 days of age, died Saturday, September 30, 2017 at T.J. Samson Community Hospital after an extended illness.

Leona was born on August 22, 1949 in Indianapolis, IN the daughter of the late Homer Ray and Stella Marie Cook Sanders.    Besides her parents, she was preceded in death by her In Laws, John K. and Ethel Lane.

After living in Indianapolis for many years, she moved to Campbellsville where she went to worked prior to her retirement as a Certified Nursing Assistant at Campbellsville Nursing and Rehab, formerly Medco, as well as a cashier for the Family Dollar Store.    She was a member of the General Assembly Church of the First Born.

Leona is survived by her husband, Harold Dee Lane as well as her children, Leon Davis Satterfield of Columbia, Jack Satterfield, Michael Lane, Justin Lane, Sherry Russellburg, Barry Lane and Tammy Ward all of Campbellsville.   Also surviving are her grandchildren, Courtney Imus, Dallas Shuman and Autumn Edward of Campbellsville, Ernie Imus and Matthew Imus of Mayfield, 8 great grandchildren and 2 sisters, Patricia Nicalaou and Chiqutia Boyd, both of Indianapolis, and a host of nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.

Funeral Services for Leona Jean Lane will be held at 1:00 p.m. on Wednesday, October 4, 2017 at Lyon-DeWitt-Berry Funeral Home with Bro. Joe Lane and Bro. Marvin Lane officiating.   Burial will follow in Tallow Creek Cemetery.

Visitation for Leona will be at 11:00 a.m. until time for the service on Wednesday, October 4, 2017 at Lyon-DeWitt-Berry Funeral Home.

For On-Line Condolences please visit:  http://lyondewittberry.com/tribute/details/1170/Leona-Lane/obituary.html#tribute-start

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