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Billie Ann Wells Willoughby

Billie Ann Wells Willoughby, wife of Charles William Willoughby, passed away Wednesday, November 24, 2010. She was a 76 year old native of Montgomery County, the daughter of the late Manuel Presley and Margaret Wilson Wells, and a member of Oak Hill Chuirch of Christ. She was a former employee of Merrill Lynch, IBM, and Wal-Mart, a homemaker, a talented seamstress and a quiet inspiration to all who knew her. In addition to her husband, she is survived by a daughter, Bettye Willoughby Stiles of Lexington, a son, Charles Tony Willoughby of Winchester, a sister, Norma Gilvin of Mt. Sterling, a brother, Pat Wells of Winchester and many nieces and nephews. Her funeral will be 10:00 Saturday at Herald & Stewart Home for Funerals with burial in Machpelah Cemetery. Visitation is 5-8:00 Friday.Sign/View Guestbook

William Clay Banta

William Clay Banta passed away Monday, November 22, 2010. He was a 72 year old native of Mt. Sterling, the son of the late William Banta and Alexine Bigstaff Lovely, an Air Force veteran, a retired employee from L-3, and a member of the Chrisitan Faith. He is survived by a daughter, Vicki (Kevin) Hamm of Lexington, 3 grandchildren, and 1 great-grandchild. His funeral will be 11:00 Wednesday at Herald & Stewart Home for Funerals with burial in Machpelah Cemetery. Visitation is 6-8:00 Tuesday.Sign/View Guestbook

Nina Edith Wills Moore

Nina Edith Wills Moore, widow of Corsie Moore, passed away Saturday, November 20, 2010. She was an 81 year old native of Pennsylvania, the daughter of the late Clay and Edna Rogers Wills, a retired nurses aide from Mary Chiles Extended Care Facility, former greeter at Walmart, and was a member of the Somerset Christian Church and loved to cook. She is survived by a son, Steve (Anne) Moore and a daughter, Teresa (Tony) Spurlock, all of Mt. Sterling, 6 grandchildren, 8 great-grandchildren, and a brother, Paul Wills of Mt. Sterling. Her funeral will be 11:00 Tuesday at Herald & Stewart Home for Funerals with burial in Machpelah Cemetery. Visitation is 6-8:00 Monday.Sign/View Guestbook

William Harrison Ross

William Harrison Ross, husband of Juanita Botts Ross, passed away Friday, November 12, 2010. He was a 79 year old native of Morgan County, the son of the late Russell and Virgie Barnett Ross, a farmer and a member of the Holiness Church. In addition to his wife, he is survived by a son, Stanley Ross of Jeffersonville, 3 daughters, Linda (Joe) Chidester of Sandy Hook, Kathy (Gary) Miller of Menifee County, and Esther (Cliff) Buchner of Owingsville, 6 grandchildren, 6 great-grand-children, 2 brothers, Brother Earnest Ross of Judy and John Bill Ross of North Middletown, and 3 sisters, Freida Osborne, Daisy Mary, and Susie. His funeral will be 1:00 Tuesday at Herald & Stewart Home for Funerals with burial in Botts Cemetery. Visitation is 6-8:00 Monday.Sign/View Guestbook

Mary Lee Viola Rose Taryanyi Humble

Mary Lee Viola Rose Taryanyi Humble, widow of Alfred Theodore Humble, passed away Thursday, Novembe 11, 2010. She was a 92 year old native of Green County, Indiana, the daughter of the late Alex and Flossie Taryanyi, retired employee from North American Aviation, and a member of Bethesda Church. She is survived by 2 sons, Gary (Joan) Humble of Mt. Sterling, and Ronald (Mary Ellen) Humble of Oregon, a daughter, Brenda (Calvin) Long of Las Vegas, Nevada, 7 grandchildren, 10 great-grandchildren, and 2 great-great-grandchildren. Her funeral will be 3:00 Sunday at Herald & Stewart Home for Funerals with burial in Lane Memorial in Oregon. Visitation is 2-3:00 Sunday.Sign/View Guestbook

Hazel M. Harvey

Hazel M. Harvey, daughter of the late Fred and Edna Shepherd Harvey, passed away Thursday, November 11, 2010. She was an 83 year old native of Montgomery County, retired hostess from Campbell House Inn Restaurant, and attended Lucky Stop Pentecostal Church. She is survived by 3 sisters, Margie Stopher and Leatha Stidham, both of Lexington, and Ruth Tandy of Virginia Beach, Virginia, 2 brothers, Lee Harvey of Jeffersonville and George Harvey of Georgetown, and several nieces, nephews and friends. There will be a private service at a later date. Herald & Stewart Home for Funerals is in charge of arrangements.Sign/View Guestbook

Bert Wells

Bert Wells, widower of Delphia Louise Bach Wells, passed away Sunday, November 7, 2010. He was a 95 year old native of Morgan County, the son of the late William Brice and Zada Day Wells, founder of Wells Ready Mix, and a member of Faith Baptist Church, Greenville Masonic Lodge and the Eastern Star. He is survived by a daughter, Sandra Wells of New Albany, Indiana, a son, Rufus Wells of Canal City, 2 grandchildren, Casie (Vernon) Lindon of Canel City and Jamie Wells-Kingsbury of New Albany, 2 great-grandchildren, Rayla Louise Wells-Lindon-Castle of Canel City and Tara Marie (Adam) Horner of New Albany, 2 great-great-grandchildren, Tenisha Castle of Canel City and Owen Horner of Lexington, a sister-in-law, Helen Stacy Wells Nickell, and special friends, Louetta Bach, Floyd Clemons and James Lykins. His funeral will be 1:00 Wednesday at Potter Funeral Home, West Liberty, with burial in Hazel Green Cemetery. Visitation is 6-8:00 Tuesday at Potter Funeral Home. Herald & Stewart Home for Funerals is in charge of arrangements.Sign/View Guestbook

Grace Lucille Corey Craig

Grace Lucille Corey Craig passed away Saturday, November 6, 2010. She was an 80 year old native of Cincinnati, Ohio, the daughter of the late James Elton and Mary Curtis Corey, a housewife, and a member of the Baptist Church. She is survived by 2 sons, Ervin Craig of Mt. Sterling and Charles Craig of Lancaster, several grand- and great-grandchildren. Her funeral will be noon Thursday at Herald & Stewart Home for Funerals with burial in North Middletown Cemetery. Visitation is 10-12:00 Thursday.Sign/View Guestbook

Rev. Reece Anderson

Rev. Reece Anderson, husband of Wilma Jenette Jolley Anderson, passed away Saturday, November 6, 2010. He was an 84 year old native of Powell County, son of the late Will and Mattie Lee Grooms Anderson, an Army veteran of WWII, retired minister after 25 years, a farmer and retired Board of Education member, a Kentucky Colonel and a member of the Church of God. In addition to his wife, he is survived by a daughter, Audrey (Gene) Jones of Jeffersonville, 3 sons, Charles (Pam) Anderson, Lonnie (Alice) Anderson, of Jeffersonville and Timothy (Sherry) Anderson of Mt. Sterling, 13 grandchildren, David Anderson, Jason Bowen, Laura Butcher, Courtney LeBrun, Reece (Dora) Anderson, Jenny (Ethan) Howell, Phillip (Berlinda) Stockdale, Charles Gary Jones, Haley Anderson, Riley Anderson, BJ Frederick, Tyler Frederick, Kala Frederick, 9 great-grandchildren, Jordon and Timmy Butcher, Caitlin andd Ashton Anderson, Hayden (Rooster) Howell, Mikayla and Peyton Stockdale, Clay and Carli Beanir, a sister, Mildred Prather and several nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by 3 brothers, Greenville, Earl and Sherdon Anderson, and 2 sisters, Pearl Patton and Kelly Jolly. His funeral will be 1:00 Tuesday at Herald & Stewart Home for Funerals with burial in Willoughby Cemetery. Visitation is 6-9:00 Monday.Sign/View Guestbook