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Roger Withers, age 69

Posted by on Sep 8, 2017

Roger Dale Withers, 69 years, four months and one day of age of Campbellsville, died Thursday, September 7, 2017, at his home after a lengthy illness.

He was born on May 6, 1948 in Russell County to the late Arno and Jane Eades Withers.  His mother died when he was just one-year old and he later came to know his late step-mother, Marie Withers as “Mom”.  A truck driver, he drove for Pyles Concrete for the ten years prior to his retirement.  While he was able, he liked to fish and enjoyed spending time with his dogs.  More recently he enjoyed spending time on Facebook.

Roger is survived by his wife, Linda Chelf Withers and two sons, Jeff Padilla and wife Rhonda of Russell Springs and Steve Cave and wife Maren of Atlanta, GA.   Also surviving are three grandchildren, Mariah Johnson, Jayden Padilla, Noah Padilla and siblings, Shirley Withers, Larry Withers and wife, Linda, David Withers and wife, Rosemary, Judy Chenoweth and husband, Jason and Clara Withers all of Russell Springs.

Funeral Service for Roger Dale Withers will be Sunday, September 10, 2017 at 2:00 p.m. at Lyon-DeWitt-Berry Funeral Home with Bro. Hugh Withers officiating.  Serving as casket bearers will be Brent Vaught, Ben Vaught, Davy Withers, Jr., Dale Burton, Scott Chelf and Kevin Bryant.  His grandchildren, Mariah Johnson, Jayden Padilla and Noah Padilla will be honorary casket bearers.   Burial to will follow at Campbellsville Memorial Gardens.

Visitation will be from 5:00 -8:00 p.m. on Saturday, September 9, 2017 at Lyon-DeWitt-Berry Funeral Home.

For on-line condolences please visit: http://lyondewittberry.com/tribute/details/1165/Roger-Withers/obituary.html#tribute-start

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Margaret Redman – age 78

Posted by on Sep 8, 2017

 

Margaret Joy Redman, 78 years, 10 months and 2 days of age, formerly of Campbellsville, died Thursday, September 7, 2017 in Lexington where she has resided since 2002.

She was born in Campbellsville on November 5, 1938 the daughter of the late Jeremiah and Virginia Coleman Cox.    Prior to moving to Lexington, Margaret enjoyed being a homemaker and was a member of Meadowview Baptist Church.

Margaret is survived by her daughter, Catherine Davis and her husband Jessie of Lexington and a son, David Redman and his wife Gail of Campbellsville.   Also surviving are her grandchildren, Jacqueline Davis Hawk and her husband David of Douglasville, GA and Amanda Gabehart and her husband Carl of Campbellsville as well as 2 great-grandchildren.     Three sisters survive, Shirley Childress and husband James of Buffalo, Dora Wagoner and husband Carl Lewis and Julia Colvin of Campbellsville.

Funeral service for Margaret Joy Redman will be Sunday, September 10, 2017 at 12:00 noon at Lyon-DeWitt-Berry Funeral Home with a private comital service at Brookside to follow.

Visitation will be from 11:00 a.m. until time for the service on Sunday, September 10, 2017 at Lyon-DeWitt-Berry Funeral Home.

Memorial contributions are suggested to be Gideon Bibles or the Diabetes Foundation and may be made at Lyon-DeWitt-Berry Funeral Home.

For on-line condolences please visit:  http://lyondewittberry.com/tribute/details/1164/Margaret-Redman/service-information.html#content-start

 

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Sandy Shreve, age 64

Posted by on Sep 6, 2017

Sandra Kaye Shreve, 64 years, 8 months and 2 days of age, of Campbellsville, died Wednesday, September 6, 2017 at her home after an illness.

She was born in Yuma Community of Taylor County on January 4, 1953 the daughter of the late Daniel and Marjorie Carolyn Gribbins Peterson.    Also preceding her in death was her sisters, Nancy Huddleston Grider and Montra Carolyn Huddleston as well as her brother, James Michael Huddleston; a grandson, Zachary Harris and three step-children, Michael Shreve, Marcus Shreve and Kathy Hearon.

Prior to her retirement she worked for Fruit of the Loom for nearly 30 years.    In her spare time, she loved spending time with her six grandchildren.   She was a member of New Journey Church as well as a member of the Emmaus Community.

Sandra is survived by her husband, Mitchell Shreve; her daughters, Lori Rawlings and her husband Kevin of Campbellsville and Jeannie Tungate and her husband Stan of South Lebanon, Ohio and a step son, James Shreve and his wife Vanessa of Campbellsville.   Also surviving are her brothers, Roger Huddleston and his wife Sheila of Cynthiana, Tony Huddleston and his wife Robin of Florence, Mark Huddleston of Corbin and Kent Huddleston of Russell County as well as her six grandchildren, Michael Gutierrez, Haley Gutierrez, Ethan Marrs, Jonathan Tungate, Joseph Tungate and Jordan Tungate and special friend Anna Huff.

Funeral service for Sandra Kaye Shreve will be Saturday, September 9, 2017, at 1:00 p.m. at Lyon-DeWitt-Berry Funeral Home with Bro. Jeff Edwards officiating.   Burial will follow in Brookside Cemetery with casket bearers being Roger Huddleston, Stan Tungate, Jonathan Tungate, Dennis Gribbins, James “Jimmy” Shreve and Michael Gutierrez with honorary bearers being Kevin Rawlings, Haley Gutierrez, Ethan Marrs, Joseph Tungate and Jordan Tungate.

The family request visitation after 10:00 a.m. until time for the service on Saturday, September 9, 2017 at Lyon-DeWitt-Berry Funeral Home.

Memorial contributions are suggested to Hosparus Green River  which can be made at Lyon-DeWitt-Berry Funeral Home.

For online condolences please visit: http://lyondewittberry.com/tribute/details/1163/Sandra-Shreve/obituary.html#tribute-start

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Algusta “Gus” Benningfield, age 84

Posted by on Sep 4, 2017

Algusta “Gus” Benningfield, of Campbellsville, died Sunday, September 3, 2017 in Louisville following a sudden illness.

He was born in Marion County to the late Omer and Exie Mae Reynolds Benningfield on January 25, 1933.  He was 84 years, 7 months and 8 days of age.

Gus worked for 37 ½ years for Fruit of the Loom and farmed in his spare time.  After retirement, he took up mowing lawns which he still continued to do.  Because of his kind deeds for his neighbors, he was affectionately known as the “Mayor of Meadowbrook”.  Many people will remember him for passing out peppermints to all he met.  He also enjoyed woodworking and feeding the birds and wildlife that visited their backyard.

He was a member of Campbellsville Baptist Church where he was a member of the Lowell Harris Sunday School Class who will serve as Honorary Pallbearers.

On January 28, 1954, he married his wife of 63 years, Bettie Chelf who survives.  Also surviving are two brothers, Omer Benningfield, Jr. and his wife, Juanita and Ronald E. Benningfield and his wife, Imogene, both of Finley and five sisters, Lucille Ellis of Lebanon, Lena Mae Gupton, Pauline Judd and her husband, Gene, Pansey Barnett and Wanda Beck and her husband, David, all of Campbellsville; several nieces and nephews and a host of friends.

Funeral services for Gus Benningfield will be held at 11 a.m. Thursday, September 7th at the Lyon-DeWitt-Berry Funeral with Dr. James Jones officiating.  Burial will follow in Brookside Cemetery with casket bearers being, Joe DeSpain, Joe Luckett, Ben Aaron, Clarence Wilson, Randell Skaggs, Dixie Hamilton and Wayne Sprowles.

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

Memorial contributions are suggested to the Capital Campaign at Campbellsville Baptist Church or Gideon Bibles.

For on-line condolences please go to:  http://lyondewittberry.com/tribute/details/1162/Algusta-Benningfield/obituary.html#tribute-start

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Mary Catherine Williams, age 84

Posted by on Aug 30, 2017

Mary Catherine Williams, of Campbellsville died Wednesday, August 30, 2017 in Elizabethtown at Hardin Memorial Hospital following an illness at the age of 84 years, 9 months and 24 days.  She was born on November 6, 1932 in Taylor County, Kentucky to the late Charlie Murphy and Mary Harlean Edwards Davis.

Known as Aunt Kai, by many, she retired from Fruit of the Loom after 23 years of service.  She was a member of Pleasant Union Missionary Baptist Church where she served on the Missionary Board.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Chester Ernest Williams, Sr. on November 27, 2014; a son, Walter L. Williams, a daughter, Dorothy Ann Williams, a granddaughter, Temigi Scott and a brother, Charles Davis.

She is survived by her children, Chester Ernest Williams, Jr. and his wife, Patricia Mae, Barbara Williams, George Thomas Williams, James “J.D.” Williams, Lisa Scott and her husband, Mike and Stephanie Williams White, all of Campbellsville, Mary Elizabeth Williams, of Radcliff and Terry Keith Williams of Anderson, Indiana; nine grandchildren and 21 great-grandchildren.  Also surviving are her brothers and sisters, Susie Lee Hardin, Joe Davis, Rose Spencer and Ruth Ann Davis, all of Indianapolis, Ida Smith and her husband, Garfield of Richmond, James Davis and his wife, Sara of Atlanta and Marie Tardy of DeRidder, Louisiana.

Funeral services for Mary Catherine Williams will be held at 1:00 p.m. Tuesday, September 5th at the Pleasant Union Missionary Baptist Church with the eulogy by Rev. Michael Caldwell.  Burial will follow in the church cemetery.  The family request visitation on Tuesday at the church prior to the service after 11:00 a.m.

Serving as pallbearers are Dwaron Williams, Anthony Williams, Terrill Williams, Robert Porter, Dayton Williams, Phil Williams, James Johnson and Eddie Hazelwood.

Arrangements are under the direction of the Lyon-DeWitt-Berry Funeral Home.

For online condolences please visit: http://lyondewittberry.com/tribute/details/1161/Mary-Williams/service-information.html#content-start

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