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Bottom, Ernest - Springfield  
Ernest Bottom, 98, of Mackville, passed away at 12:35 p.m., Tuesday, May 17, 2016, at his home. A native of Washington County, he was born on Feb. 19, 1918, to the late Robert Dale and Ethel Harmon Bottom. He was a member of the Deep Creek Baptist Church, a retired brick mason and farmer. Preceding him in death were four brothers, Arthur, Donald, Bobby and John Bottom and five sisters, Beatrice Taylor, Doris Perkins, Ida Rena Elliott, Alma Albertson and Opal Settles. On Oct. 16, 1937, he was united in marriage to Nannie Lou Russell, by whom he is survived. Also surviving are two sons, Larry Bottom and his wife, Jeannie of Midway and Roney Bottom and his wife, Jane of Harrodsburg, five grandchildren, nine great-grandchildren, a brother, Billy Bottom of Lawrenceburg and two sisters, Jewell Bottom of Harrodsburg and Jean Casey and her husband, Hunter, of Lexington. Funeral services were held at 10 a.m., Saturday, May 21, at the Carey & Son Funeral Home with Rev. Ron Miller, pastor of the Mackville Baptist Church, officiating. He was assisted by Rev. Nelson Reynolds. Burial was in Peter Cemetery at Mackville. Serving as honorary pallbearers were Sam Stumph, Barbara Stumph, Jackie Roution, Lisa Dean, Becky Lay, Linda Anderson and Kevin Isham. Casket bearers were Doug Bottom, Mark Bottom, Jacob Bottom, Nicholas Bottom, James Bottom, Nathan Bottom, Jim Smith and Andrew Lane. Carey & Son Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements.
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Published in The Springfield Sun on May 25, 2016
Ciolek, Michael Joseph (Death Notice) - Louisville  
Michael Joseph Ciolek, 41, of Louisville, passed away at 1:46 p.m., Wednesday, May 18, 2016, at the Norton Audubon Hospital in Louisville. He was born in Louisville on Dec. 17, 1974, and was a brick mason. Survivors include his fiancée, Kimberly Stinett of Louisville, two sons, Gabriel Ciolek of Louisville and Caleb Ciolek of Oldham County, his parents, Mike and Lula Mitchell Ciolek of Campbellsville, a sister, Casey Rueff (Paul) and a brother, Wesley Ciolek of Lousiville. A graveside service was held at 11 a.m. Friday, May 20, at High View Cemetery at Chaplin with Rev. Keith Creech officiating. Carey & Son Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements.
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Published in The Springfield Sun on May 25, 2016
McMillin, Stephen B. (Death Notice) - Springfield  
Stephen B. McMillin, 75, died May 14, 2016, after a long illness. Survivors include wife, Toshiko D., children: Stephanie McMillin, Stephen "Mako" McMillin (Kathy), and Stephen L. McMillin. Grandchildren: Alexander, Rebekkah, Sidney, Sonya; and brother, Dr. Thom P. McMillin. His parents, Cecil and Edith Brown McMillin, preceded him in death. McMillin was a veteran of the Vietnam War and Major in the U.S. Army. He was passionate about travel, the arts, painting and literature. Service will be held 10:30 a.m., Wednesday, May 25, at the Springfield Christian Church.
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Published in The Springfield Sun on May 25, 2016
Medley, William Daniel "Danny"  
William Daniel "Danny" Medley, 58, of Lincoln Park Road in, Springfield, died at 4:50 p.m. Friday, May 20, 2016, at Spring View Hospital in Lebanon. Born May 29, 1957, in Lebanon, he was preceded in death by his father, William Blandford Medley, Dec. 30, 1985. He was a former press operator at American Greetings in Bardstown where he worked for 17 years, had been a partner in M & K Guttering for several years and most recently was a custodian at Washington County High School. He was a member of St. Dominic Catholic Church. He is survived by his wife, Sharon Osbourne Medley, three daughters, Celeste Ann (Jeremy) Smith of Springfield, Mary Diane (Justin) Murphy of Nicholasville and Margaret (Daarik) Gray of Harrodsburg, five sisters, Mary Lucy Orberson of Lebanon, Rose Ann O'Bryan of Louisville, Margaret (Jerry) Taylor of Fredericktown and Joyce (Jerome) Spalding and Karen (Johnny) Young all of Springfield, four grandchildren, Carter and Breanna Murphy and Elliott and Garrett Smith. Funeral Mass was conducted at 11 a.m. Tuesday, May 24, 2016, at St. Dominic Catholic Church with Rev. Culpepper Elliott officiating. Burial was in St. Rose Cemetery. Pallbearers were Joe David and Joe Ben Russell, Larry Osbourne, Ronnie Hamilton, Kenny Spalding and Kenny Blandford. Hale-Polin-Robinson Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements.
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Published in The Springfield Sun on May 25, 2016
Pennington, Martha Corine (Hatchett) - Springfield  
Martha Corine (Hatchett) Pennington, 97, was born in Washington County on May 25, 1918, and passed away at 3:10 a.m., Tuesday, May 17, 2016, at the Jefferson Manor Nursing Home in Louisville. She was a member of the Springfield Baptist Church. Corine and her husband, Randol Millet "Penny" Pennington operated a number of restaurants and later she was in retail sales with Stewart's Department Store in Lexington. The oldest of five children born to Retta Jane (Hayes) and Wallace Roy Hatchett, she was preceded in death by her husband, Randol on July 15, 1980, a son-in-law, Kenneth Wilkes, her sisters and their spouses, Edith Cawthon, Louise Godbey and Jean Smith and her brother, Nick Hatchett. She is survived by a son, Randol Stephen Pennington and his wife, Mary Lee of Prospect, two daughters, Rose Millet Wilkes and Ruth Ann Koh and her husband, Jit of Knoxville, Tennessee; a sister-in-law, Christine Hatchett; seven grandchildren, David Wilkes, Suzanne (Wilkes) Portante, Melinda (Pennington) Voitus, Julie (Pennington) Zelinski, Melissa Petit, Laura Petit and Matthew Petit. Fourteen great-grandchildren and many loving nieces and nephews also survive her. Her family gratefully acknowledges the wonderful care she received by the aides, nurses and staff during her approximate one-year stay at Jefferson Manor. Funeral services were held at 1 p.m., Saturday, May 19, at Mackville Baptist Church with Rev. Phil Bishop officiating. Burial was in Peter Cemetery at Mackville. Serving as pallbearers were David Wilkes, Jerry Portante, Matthew Petit, Noah Petit, Gerald Bishop and Larry Scott. In lieu of flowers contributions may be made to Springfield Baptist Church, Mackville Baptist Church or Open Arms Community Church of Lebanon. Carey & Son Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements.
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Published in The Springfield Sun on May 25, 2016
Walker, Jimmie DeWayne - Springfield  
Jimmie DeWayne Walker, 66, of Beechland Road in Springfield, passed away at 10:35 a.m., Wednesday, May 18, 2016, at the Kindred Hospital in Louisville. He was born in Louisville on Jan. 16, 1950, to the late James Albert and Norma Tatum Walker. Jimmie was a member of the Springfield Baptist Church where he served as a Sunday school teacher and was ordained as a deacon on Jan. 24, 1999. He also served the church as a discipleship-training teacher and on many various committees over the years. He served as a volunteer at the Marion County Detention Center conducting Bible studies. He was a 1967 graduate of Washington County High School and attended St. Catharine College. He served in the National Guard. Jimmie spent his entire working career in the agricultural industry. He served on the board of directors of the Kentucky Ag-Chemical Association, served as the secretary, vice-president and president. He served on the board of directors of the Kentucky Certified Crop Advisors, served on the steering committee, standards and ethics committee and as secretary and chairman of the board. Jimmie served on the board of directors of the Washington County Farm Bureau serving as vice-president and president and he served on the board of directors of the National Agronomic Environmental Health and Safety School. He retired on June 30, 2012, from Helena Chemical Company with 15 years of service. He is survived by his wife of 47 years, Patricia Ann O'Bryan Walker, a daughter, Sherry Walker of Louisville, two sons, Stephen Walker of Springfield and Timmy Walker (Sherri Lynn) of Lawrenceburg, four grandchildren, Tyler, Julia, Kandice and Linsey Walker, three step-grandchildren and a sister, Judy Russell (Billy) of Springfield. Funeral services were held at 11 a.m., Monday, May 24, at Springfield Baptist Church with Rev. Justin Compton, a former pastor, officiating. Assisting him was Rev. George Yates and Rev. Tobe Yankey. Burial was in the St. Rose Cemetery. Serving as honorary pallbearers were Bob Walker and members of the Ready Bible Class of Springfield Baptist Church. Casket bearers were Tyler Walker, Billy Russell, Jamie Russell, Tobe Yankey, Glenn Devine, Steve Devine and Tom McKee. In lieu of flowers contributions may be made to Springfield Baptist Church Building Fund or Gideons International. Carey & Son Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements.
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Published in The Springfield Sun on May 25, 2016
Ward, Betty Jean "Bet" - Springfield  
Betty Jean "Bet" Ward, 85, of Lincoln Park Road in Springfield, passed away at 2:50 p.m., Thursday, May 19, 2016, at the Ephraim McDowell Regional Medical Center in Danville. A native of Washington County, she was born on June 7, 1930, to the late Charles Shelton and Martha Joyce Cunningham Jeffries. Bet was a faithful member of the Springfield Baptist Church, having served on the decorating committee for many years as well as other committees. She was a 1948 graduate of Springfield High School, a member of the Springfield Women's Club and met daily for coffee with her friends for several decades. She was an avid golfer and won the Ladies Championship at Lincoln Park Golf Course in 1978. She enjoyed bridge and played in a bridge club for over 50 years. Bet loved UK sports and she and Dick had season tickets to and attended UK football games for more than 60 years. Preceding her in death was her husband, Richard N. "Dick" Ward, Jr. on Jan. 21, 2016, and two sisters, June Putman and Ann Garland Reeves. Surviving her are her daughter, Mary Shelton Hightower and her husband, Dan of Ocala, Florida, three sons, David Ward and his wife, Johnetta of Kansas City, Missouri, Rick Ward and his wife, Laura of Kalispell, Montana and Mark Ward and his wife, Patty of Danville; nine grandchildren and four great-grandchildren. Funeral services were held at 11 a.m., Tuesday, May 24, at the Springfield Baptist Church with Reverend George Yates, the interim pastor, officiating. Burial was on Cemetery Hill. Serving as pallbearers were David Ward, Rick Ward, Mark Ward, Dan Hightower, Michael Ward and Trey Ward. In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to: Springfield Baptist Church Building Fund. Carey & Son Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements.
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Published in The Springfield Sun on May 25, 2016
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