Wyvon P. Cox
CUB RUN – Wyvon P. Cox, 85, of Cub Run, died Saturday, Feb. 16, 2013, at the home of her son.
The Saronville, Neb., native was the daughter of the late Rienhold Trautmann and the late Esther Nolde Trautmann and wife of the late Everett Cox.
Visitation will be from 11 a.m. until 8 p.m., Tuesday and 9 a.m. until 1 p.m. Wednesday at Patton Funeral Home, Brownsville Chapel. The funeral service will be 1 p.m. Wednesday at the funeral home with burial in Berry Cemetery.
Memorial donations may be made to Berry Cemetery c/o Ronnie Cox, P.O. Box 473, Cave City, Ky. 42127.
Gary Thomas Hamilton
TOMPKINSVILLE – Gary Thomas Hamilton, 69, of Tompkinsville, died Friday, Feb. 15, 2013, at his home in Tompkinsville.
He was the son of the late Alex Hamilton and Ermon Whiteside Shirley.
Funeral services were Sunday at 2 p.m. at Strode Funeral Home in Tompkinsville, with burial in Mount Nebo Cemetery in Tompkinsville.
Cleston F. Howard
GREENFIELD, Ind. – Cleston F. Howard, age 79, of Greenfield, Ind., formerly of Monroe County, died Saturday, Feb. 16, 2013, at his home after an extended illness.
He was born June 21, 1933, in Monroe County, to the late Alvy Howard and Delphia Rich Howard. He was a U.S. Army veteran serving during the Korean Conflict. He worked as a ladle repairman at International Harvester for 31 years, retiring in 1990.
He is survived by a longtime companion, Dorothy Moneymaker, of Greenfield, Ind.; daughter and son-in-law, Donna and Jay Wilson, of Mays, Ind.; two sons, Gregory Howard and Geoffrey Howard, of Indiana; four sisters, Juanita Scott and Dorothy Keys, both of Tompkinsville, Nina Downing, of Indianapolis, Ind., Talega Doolin, of Indianapolis, Ind.; 10 grandchildren, several great-grandchildren; and many nieces and nephews.
Funeral services will be conducted Thursday at 1:30 p.m. at Strode Funeral Home in Tompkinsville with burial to follow in Gamaliel Cemetery. Military rites will be performed at graveside by DAV Chapter 20 of Glasgow.
Visitation will be after 10:30 a.m. Thursday at the funeral home.
Floyd Ray ‘Cotton’ Lay
GLASGOW – Floyd Ray “Cotton” Lay, 74, of Glasgow, died Sunday, Feb. 17, 2013, at this residence.
He was the son of the late Christal and Gertie Wilson Lay. He was a member of Pine Grove Church and was attending Crossland Community Church.
He is survived by his companion of 20 years, Brenda J. Glass; two daughters, Teresa Ann Lay Davis (Anthony), of Edmonson County and Michaela Dayle Robertson; Brenda’s children, Kathy Jones (Steve), of Glasgow, Tina Stovall, of Cave City, Johnnie Neal, of Cave City and Todd Neal (Nancy), of Glasgow; three brothers, Dempsey Lay, of Louisville, Aubrey Lay (Wilma), of Edmonson County and Richard Lay (Jennifer), of North Carolina; one sister, Sherry Jane Lay Collins (Lewis), of Oregon; several nieces and nephews also survive.
Besides his parents, he was preceded in death by one son, Michael Ray Lay; one brother, Frankie Lay; and one grandchild.
Funeral will be 2 p.m. Tuesday at Hatcher & Saddler Funeral Home with burial in Happy Valley Memorial Gardens. Visitation is in progress at the funeral home.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to help defray funeral expenses.