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Area Obituaries

MARY SUE WILSON

MARY SUE WILSON Mary Sue Wilson, 77, of Harrodsburg, wife of Bobby Wilson, died Thursday, Nov. 18, 2021, at her home. Born Oct. 21, 1944, in Scott County, she was the daughter of the late Gayle and Hazel (Roberts) Horn. She was the assistant librarian for the public library in Chapel Hill, North Carolina.

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JACKIE SIMS

JACKIE SIMS Jacqueline “Jackie” Sims, 69, wife of John T. Sims, died Wednesday, Nov. 17, 2021, at the Ephraim McDowell – James B. Haggin Hospital. Born May 1, 1952, she was the daughter of the late James “Jimmy” and Lillian (Poulter) Dismukes. She was a retired research coordinator of the University of Kentucky radiation medicine…

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GWENDOLYN ROBINSON

GWENDOLYN ROBINSON Gwendolyn Kay Robinson, 65, wife of Connie Roy Robinson of Willisburg, died Thursday, Nov. 18, 2021, at the University of Kentucky Medical Center in Lexington. Born Nov. 20, 1955, in Bourbon County, she was the daughter of the late Floyd Howard and Alma Jean Mynear. She was a registered nurse at Ephraim McDowell…

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WILLIAM RICE

WILLIAM RICE William Ronald Rice, 74, died Monday, Nov. 15, 2021, at the Bradford Square Nursing Home in Frankfort. Born Feb. 10, 1947, in Harrodsburg, he was the son of the late Roy Jackson and Louise Slaughter Rice. He was a volunteer at the James B. Haggin Memorial Hospital, a member of the Harrodsburg Christian…

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MARY MCMURRY

MARY MCMURRY Mary Glenn Keightley McMurry, 81, wife of Greg Hood, died Nov. 15, 2021, in Lexington. Born July 13, 1940, in Harrodsburg, she was the daughter of the late Vivian Keightley and W. Glenn Keightley. She graduated from the University of Kentucky with a degree in speech pathology.

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LEON ‘VAN’ WOODROW

LEON ‘VAN’ WOODROW Leon “Van” Woodrow, 78, husband of Irma Louise Carmickle Woodrow, formerly of Burgin, died Wednesday, Nov. 10. He was the son of Gwen (VanDriel) and Leon Woodrow. He was a member of the First Christian Church in Danville and attended Burgin Baptist Church, was the owner/operator of Fourth Street Coin Laundry and…

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GORDON WEST

GORDON WEST Gordon Lewis West, 82, of Harrodsburg, widower of Mary Katherine (Dunn) West, died Thursday, Nov. 11, 2021, at Landmark of Danville Rehabilitation and Nursing Center. Born Dec. 22, 1938, in Richmond, he was the son of the late James Lewis and Anne Elizabeth (Agee) West. He was a retired animal science technician for…

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MARY JUNE WADE

MARY JUNE WADE Mary June Caton Wade, 71, of Harrodsburg, wife of Dennis Ray Wade, died Tuesday, Nov. 9, 2021, at the University of  Medical Center in Lexington. Born March 11, 1950, in Mercer County, she was the daughter of the late Arthur Caton Jr. and Mary Baker Caton. She was a member at Harrodsburg Baptist…

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A.J. SEARS

A.J. SEARS A.J. Sears Sr., 79, of Salvisa, husband of Verbena Lee Sears, died Friday, Nov. 12, 2021, at the Ephraim McDowell James B. Haggin Memorial Hospital. Born Aug. 10, 1942, in Indianapolis, Indiana, he was the son of the late B.F. and Mary (Hahn) Sears. He was a rural mail carrier for the US…

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ORVILLE ‘BUD’ ROYALTY

ORVILLE ‘BUD’ ROYALTY Orville “Bud” Royalty, 89, of Danville, died Monday Nov. 8, 2021. Born Jan. 1, 1932, in Mercer County, he was the son of the late Arnold and Bessie Coker Royalty. He was a member of Benton Baptist Church, a United States Army veteran, and was a former employee of Eastern State Hospital.

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