• Miller Pierson


    Miller Pierson of Willisburg passed away Monday, June 11, 2012 at his home. A complete obituary will be in next week’s edition of The Springfield Sun. 

    Carey & Son Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements. 

  • William Edward Hardin, 71


    William Edward Hardin, age 71, of Whitehall Road, Mackville, passed away at 12:56 p.m., Saturday, May 26, 2012 at the Spring View Hospital in Lebanon.

    A native of Washington County, he was born on Sept. 22, 1940 to the late James Russell and Juanita Sagracy Hardin.

    He was a 1960 graduate of Mackville High School, a farmer and the owner of Hardin’s Nurse Mares.

    Preceding him in death was a daughter, Michelle Thompson; a sister, Anna Ruth Pruyear; and a brother, James Hardin.

  • H.T. Lewis, 72


    H.T. Lewis, age 72, of Willisburg, passed away at 11 p.m., Wednesday, May 30, 2012 at his home.

    A native of Washington County, he was born on April 13, 1940 to the late Herbert and Ruby Chesser Lewis.

    He was a member of the Mt. Pleasant Baptist Church in Anderson County, where he served as a deacon, a farmer and a retired employee of the State Highway Department.

    Preceding him in death were his wife of 53 years, Carol Cornish Lewis on May 29,2012 and a son, Terry Lynn Lewis in 1965.

  • Artis Louis Fogle, 74


    Artis Louis Fogle, age 74, of Commercial Avenue, Springfield, passed away at 7:05 p.m., Sunday, May 27, 2012 at his residence after an illness.

    He was born in Boyle County on Dec. 25, 1937 to John and Margaret Young Fogle.

    He was a member of Holy Rosary Catholic Church and a retired employee of the Ball Brothers Oil Company.

  • Albert Jeffries, 70


    Albert Jeffries, 70, of Mackville, died May 10, 2012.

    He was born May 28, 1941.

    Survivors include his wife, Lynda Jeffries of Mackville; four children; seven stepchildren; 38 grandchildren and 15 great-grandchildren.

  • Parthenia Roller Daugherty, 80


    Parthenia Roller Daugherty, 80, Lebanon, passed away Tuesday, May 29, 2012 at the Village of Lebanon Nursing Center.

    She was born on Feb. 29, 1932 in Lebanon Junction. Daugherty was a retired teacher, having worked in the Marion County Board of Education 42 years, and a member of the Powell Chapter of the Eastern Star.

    She was preceded in death by her parents, James Blain and Linnie Mae Dobson Roller; a sister, Eva Rose Clarkson; and three brothers, Nathan, Otis, and James Raymond Roller.

  • Joe Floyd Young, 70

    Joe Floyd Young, 70, of Perryville died Saturday, May 26, 2012 in Danville. 

    He was the son of the Ruby Arnold Young of Gravel Switch, and the late Ralph Young.

  • Thomas Walter Clements, 72


    Thomas Walter Clements, age 72, of 5294 Bardstown Road, Springfield, died at 10:26 a.m. Monday, May 21, 2012 at his residence.

  • Tammy Jean Yocum, 46

    Tammy Jean Yocum, age 46, of Melavin Circle, Springfield, passed away at 3:10 p.m., Wednesday, May 23, 2012 at Spring View Hospital in Lebanon.

    She was born in Lebanon, Ky. on Feb. 15, 1966 to the late James Joseph and Margaret Ann Fogle Yocum.

  • J.W. Powell, 72

    J.W. Powell, age 72, of Danville, passed away at 2:45 p.m., Tuesday, May 22, 2012 at the Ephraim McDowell Regional Medical Center in Danville.

    A native of Washington County, he was born on May 9, 1940 to the late Richard M. Sr. and Annie Mae McMichael Powell.