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Versailles, Ky.


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June 27, 2002



Leo Edester, 79, of Lexington, husband of Margaret P. Edester, died Saturday, June 22, 2002, at the VA Medical Center.

A native of Berea, he was the son of the late Frank and Ersie Edester. He was a member of the Veterans Administration Hospital Auxiliary and the Cramer Hanover Church of Christ.

In addition to his wife, he is survived by three sons, D.A. Edester, Versailles; Leo David Edester, Versailles; and Timothy Banks Edester, Danville; five grandchildren, Jason, Kristin, Benjamin, Sean, and Hillary Edester.

Services were conducted Tuesday, June 25, 2002, at Kerr Brothers Funeral Home, Harrodsburg Road, by the Rev. Benny Hill. Burial was in Hillcrest Memorial Park. Casket bearers were his grandsons, Keller Works, Marvin and David Trimble. Honorary bearers were H.H. Thomas, Ted Cathy, Charles West, and Luther Smith.



Roger Wilson Haddox, 48, of Lexington, died Tuesday, June 18, 2002, at the University of Kentucky A.B. Chandler Medical Center.

He was a retired foreman for the University of Kentucky and a member of the Southern Hills Methodist Church.

Survivors include a son, Tyler Haddox, Versailles; a sister, Angela Carpenter, Lexington; and three aunts, Betty Jo Bias, Carolyn Hemling, and Mary Glenn Ierna.

Services were conducted Friday, June 21, 2002, at the Whitehall Funeral Chapel by the Rev. W.K. Simmons. Burial was in the Lexington Cemetery. Casket bearers were Mary May, Gordon May, Ken Hamilton, Doug Lambert, Mickey Lambert, and Steve Abner. Honorary bearers were Larry Fletcher, the Hon. Ernie Fletcher, and Garrett Metts.

Memorials are suggested to the Hope Center or Godís Pantry.



Destiny Cheyenne Kincaid, 9 months, of Lawrenceburg, formerly of Versailles, died Monday, June 24, 2002, at the Frankfort Regional Medical Center.

Survivors include her mother, Penny Kincaid, and her friend and caregiver, Chris Pack, both of Lawrenceburg; maternal grandparents, Bradley and Norma Kincaid, Versailles; great grandmother, Mable Murphy, Versailles; an aunt, Cindy Kincaid; an uncle, Kenny Beasley; and several other aunts, uncles, and cousins.

Services will be conducted at 2 p.m. today, Thursday, June 27, 2002, at the Duell-Clark Funeral Chapel by the Rev. Lonnie Peach. Burial will follow in Rose Crest Cemetery, Versailles. Casket bearers will be Jeff Smallwood, Norman Quinn, Tommy Smith, and Eddie Lawson.


William (Bill) Logan Jr., 64, of Lexington, formerly of Frankfort, died Thursday, June 20, 2002, at the St. Joseph Hospice Care Center.

A native of Midway, he was the son of the Rev. William E. Logan Sr., Frankfort, and Janie Renfro Montague, Lexington. He was a carpenter, a member of Midway Baptist Church, and an avid fisherman.

In addition to his mother and father, he is survived by two daughters, Sharon D. Logan, Georgetown, Ind., and Joy Tevis, Georgetown, Ky.; and a son, William W. (Rocky) Logan, Australia.

Services were conducted Monday, June 24, 2002, at Clark-Sunset Funeral Home by the Rev. Todd Lester and the Rev. Wallace Kent. Burial was in Sunset Memorial Gardens. Casket bearers were Jimmy Logan, John Logan, Greg Logan, Ernest McCall, Gene Atha, Kenny Hall, Steve Atha, and Chris Logan.



Merle William "Doc" McCardle, 89, of Lexington, formerly of Yeagertown, Pa., widow of Flora Mae Ferguson McCardle, died Thursday, June 20, 2002.

Born in Burnham, Pa., he was the son of the late Elmer and Clara McClellen McCardle. He was a member of the Freedom Avenue United Methodist Church in Burnham, and was a member of the Alfarata Men's Chorus. He was a retired machinist at Standard Steel in Burnham, Pa.

Survivors include a son, Denny McCardle, formerly of Versailles; a grandson, Denny B. McCardle, Lexington; two great grandchildren, David and Rebecca McCardle, both of Lexington; a brother, Leon "John" McCardle of Alfarata, Pa.; and numerous nieces and nephews.

Services were conducted Monday, June 24, 2002, at the Freedom Avenue United Methodist Church, Burnham, Pa., by the Rev. Larry Lutz. The Blackburn & Ward Funeral Home, Versailles, was in charge of arrangements.

Memorials are suggested to the Freedom Avenue United Methodist Church, 509 E. Freedom Avenue, Burnham, PA 17009.



Fannie Allen Powers Norman, 47, of Lexington, wife of Donald W. Norman, died Sunday, June 23, 2002, at her residence.

Born in Woodford County, she was the daughter of the late Thaddius Jeannette and Sally Dale. She was a full-time employee of Quebecor for five years, and a longtime member of Revival Tabernacle.

In addition to her husband, she is survived by a son, Jimmy P. Johnson, Carlisle; a daughter, Charity Jeanette Gall, Columbus, Ohio; and five grandchildren, Tiffany and Tenille Johnson, and Lisa, Brandi, and Tamara Gall.

Services were conducted Wednesday, June 26, 2002, at Kerr Brothers Funeral Home Main Street. Burial was in Evergreen Memory Gardens, Bourbon County.

Contributions are suggested to the American Cancer Society, 160 Moore Drive, Lexington, KY 40503, or Hospice of the Bluegrass, 2312 Alexandria Drive, Lexington, KY 40504.


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