Area Obituaries

Wilma Mobley

Wilma Blanche Mobley, widow of Ernest Mobley, died Tuesday, Feb. 12, 2019, at the Willows at Citation in Lexington. Arrangements are incomplete at Ransdell Funeral Chapel.

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Arnetta Hendren

Arnetta Long Hendren, 84, wife of Jim Hendren, died Feb. 5, 2019 at Norton Hospital. She was the daughter of the late Jessie and Bradley Long. She was a retired bookkeeper for the Jefferson County Board of Education.

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Marsha Leavell

Marsha Freeman Leavell, 70, died Feb. 1, 2019.  Born Dec. 30, 1948 in Mercer County, she was the daughter of the late Robinson Carol “R.C.” Freeman and Rosalind Donovan Freeman. She was a loving mother, sister, daughter, grandmother and friend to many. She held a passion for all animals, notably horses and dogs, caring for…

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Charles Burton

Charles R. “Charlie” Burton, 80, of Harrodsburg, husband of Marie Lucille Cole Burton, died Tuesday, Jan. 29, 2019, at his home. Born April 8, 1938, in Mercer County, he was the son of the late Raymond F. and Elizabeth Bottoms Burton. He was a US Army veteran, retired Foreman for Atmos Energy, a member of…

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Hazel Bottoms

Hazel Bottoms, 88, of Harrodsburg, widow of James Rue Bottoms, died on Thursday, Jan. 31, 2019, at Harrodsburg Health and Rehab Center. Born April 30, 1930, in Springfield, she was the daughter of the late John and Laura Watts Lambert. She was a graduate of Mackville High School, a seamstress at Cowden’s in Springfield, was…

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Jayola Alcorn

Jayola Camic Alcorn, 73, wife of Roy Norman Alcorn, died Friday, Feb. 1, 2019, at First Health Hospice House in Pinehurst, NC. Born in Mercer County, on Nov. 24, 1945, she was the daughter of J. T. and Ethel Marie Peavler Camic. She was a member of Dover Baptist Church and was a retired clothing…

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Bill Hayslett

William L. “Bill” Hayslett Jr., 65, of Burgin, husband of Diana Butler Foreman Hayslett and the late Deborah E. Cutshaw Hayslett died Tuesday, Jan. 29, 2019, at the Ephraim McDowell James B. Haggin Memorial Hospital. Born Aug. 16, 1953, in Harrodsburg, he was the son of the late William L. and Lula Christine Gabhart Hayslett…

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Carol Arrasmith

Carol Ann Virginia Ebert Arrasmith, widow of John William Arrasmith Sr., died Thursday, Jan. 24, 2019, at her residence.  Born Feb. 3, 1940, in Campbell County, she was the daughter of the late Christian Julius and Stella Magdalene Worth Ebert.  She was a graduate of nursing school, retired from Cardinal Hill Rehabilitation Center and was…

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Steven Browning

Steven L. Browning, 64, of Burgin died Thursday, Jan. 24, 2019, at the Harrodsburg Health Care Center. Born Dec. 21, 1954, in Harrodsburg, he was the son of the late Jessie Lee and Sarah Wilder (Stevens) Browning. He was a graduate of Harrodsburg High School, attended Morehead State University, was a construction worker by trade…

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Thomas Cox

Thomas Edward Cox, formerly of Danville, Harrodsburg and the Eastwood community, passed away on Jan. 23, 2019, at the Nazareth Home Clifton in Louisville.  He was born to Raymond Clayton Cox and Susan Kendall Cox in Yale, OK, on March 11, 1925.  He was preceded in death by his wife of 57 years, Audrey Wheeler…

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