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Versailles, Ky.


 

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August 24, 2000 issue

Frank J. Carter

Frank James Carter Jr., 76, of Lexington, widower of Helen Jane Garzina Carter, died Thursday, Aug. 17, 2000.

Born in Woodford County, he was a son of the late Frank J. Sr. and Maria Gallahue Carter. Mr. Carter was a retired thoroughbred horse owner and trainer. He was a U. S. Air Force veteran of the Korean War and was a member of the Millville Baptist Church, Woodford County.

He is survived by two daughters, Wyndee G. Carter, Lexington, and Vickie J. Barnes, Frankfort; two sons, Frank J. Carter II, Lexington, and Mike Carter, Frankfort; two sisters, Mildred Moore and Peggy Hippe, Woodford County; a brother, Donald Carter, Woodford County, and five grandchildren. A sister, Virginia Wiley, is deceased.

Services were conducted at 4 p.m. Sunday, Aug. 20, at the Blackburn & Ward Funeral Home, Versailles, by the Rev. Doug Simpson. Interment was at 11 a.m. Wednesday, Aug. 23, in Sunset Memorial Gardens, Woodford County. Memorial contributions are suggested to Hospice of the Bluegrass.

 

 

Justin A. Mazurek

Justin Alex Mazurek, 20, of 425 Craig's Creek Road, Versailles, died early Sunday, Aug. 20, 2000, of injuries sustained in a motor vehicle accident on the Military Pike in Woodford County.

Mr. Mazurek was the son of Harold and Joan Hart Stevens Mazurek and was a member of the First Christian Church, Versailles. A 1998 graduate of Woodford County High School, he was to be a junior at Wofford College, Spartanburg, S.C., this fall.

In addition to his parents, he is survived by a brother, Grant Mazurek, Versailles; his maternal grandparents, Harold and Mary Sue Stevens, Versailles; uncles and aunts, Rick and Leslie Stevens Curtis, Versailles, and Herbert and Barbara Kaplan, Seymour and Eta Kaplan, and Bernie and Esther Kaplan, all of Connecticut, and several cousins including John Clay Stevens Curtis.

Services were conducted at 1 p.m. Wednesday, Aug. 23, at the First Christian Church by the Rev. Don Vanzant. Interment was in Rose Crest Cemetery, Versailles. Casket bearers were Rick Curtis, Chad Egbert, Colon Largent, Eric McDaniel, Ben Moody, and Aaron Reedy. The Blackburn & Ward Funeral Home, Versailles, was in charge of arrangements. Memorials are suggested to Camp WaKonDaHo, Christian Church, Ky., 1125 Red Mile Rd., Lexington 40504, or to Habitat for Humanity, P.O. Box 73, Versailles 40383.

 

 

Nancy F. Shipp

Nancy Flynn Shipp, 68, of 129 Camden Avenue, Versailles, wife of James L. Shipp, died Monday, Aug. 21, 2000, at the University of Kentucky A. B. Chandler Medical Center. Mrs. Shipp was the daughter of the late J. P. and Frances L. Flynn.

In addition to her husband, she is survived by two daughters, Lynn McIntosh, Lexington, and Liese Coleman, Illinois; a son, Frank Shipp, Virginia; and a sister, Joyce F. Agee, Lexington.

Services were conducted at 10:30 a.m. Wednesday, Aug. 23, at the Duell-Clark Funeral Chapel, Versailles. Burial was in Rose Crest Cemetery, Versailles. Mrs. Shipp's nephews served as casket bearers.

Glenn T. White

Glenn Taylor White, 42, of Lexington, formerly of Midway, son of Robert H. and Thelma Yeary White of Midway, died Thursday, Aug. 17, 2000, at the University of Kentucky A. B. Chandler Medical Center in Lexington.

Besides his parents, he is survived by a sister, Jennifer Hokensmith, and four brothers, Tommy White, Terry White, George White, and Ryan White.

Graveside services were held at 11 a.m. Monday, Aug. 21, in the Midway Cemetery. The Duell-Clark Funeral Chapel, Versailles, was in charge of arrangements.