The Woodford Sun

Versailles, Ky.


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March 3, 2005



Margaret Robinson Adams, 83, of Carter Lane, widow of Homer Adams, died Thursday, Feb. 24, 2005, at St. Joseph Hospital, Lexington.

Born in Mercer County, she was the daughter of the late Levi and Alona Brown Robinson. She was an employee of the Dish Barn for over 40 years, and was a member of the Clover Bottom Baptist Church.

Survivors include two daughters, Dona Wilson and Rose Ella Luttrell, both of Versailles; three sons, Jim Bob Adams, Versailles, Jack Adams, Anderson County, and Jerry Adams, Jessamine County; two sisters, Rosa Lee Carpenter and Ada Mae Disponette, both of Nicholasville; a brother, James Russell Robinson, Nicholasville; 10 grandchildren; 14 great-grandchildren; and three great-great grandchildren.

Services were conducted Saturday, Feb. 26, 2005, at the Blackburn & Ward Funeral Home by the Rev. Jim Lyons. Interment was in Blue Grass Memorial Gardens Cemetery. Casket bearers were Kevin Adams, Russell Luttrell, Brandon Adams, Tyler Adams, Bill Bryant, and Mike Carpenter.

Memorials are suggested to Hospice of the Bluegrass.

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Iris M. Yates Greeman, 70, of Lawrenceburg, widow of Theodore "Ted" Greeman, died Tuesday, Feb. 22, 2005, at her residence following a long illness.

An Anderson County native, she was the daughter of Marzette Stinnett Yates, Lawrenceburg, and the late Leslie Yates. She was a retired employee of the Kentucky Cabinet for Health Services, a member of the Lawrenceburg First Baptist Church, the Business and Professional Womenís Club, and was former chair of the Anderson County Chapter of the American Cancer Society.

In addition to her mother, she is survived by two daughters, Debbie Birdwhistell, of Georgetown, and Gayle Yocum, Versailles; a sister, Betty Carol Vaughan, Lexington; and two granddaughters.

Services were conducted Friday, Feb. 25, 2005, at Ritchie & Peach Funeral Home, Lawrenceburg, by Ronnie Hubb. Burial was in the Frankfort Cemetery.

Contributions may be made to the Kosair Charities Childrenís Hospital, P.O. Box 37370, Louisville, KY 40233.

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William James Samuel Hager, 13, of Corinth, son of William Dale and Sharon L. Hager, died Saturday, Feb. 26, 2005, at the University of Kentucky A.B. Chandler Medical Center.

He was an eighth grade student at Grant County Middle School and attended Corinth Baptist Church.

In addition to his parents, he is survived by a sister, Sarah E. Hager; a nephew, Morgan Leigh Hager; his maternal grandparents, James H. and Jennie B. Johnson, Lexington. He was the nephew of Judy Sepanloo, Mike and Millie Prather, and Rosemary Smith. His paternal grandmother, Juanita G. Prather, is deceased.

Services will be conducted at 1 p.m. today, Thursday, March 3, at Clark Funeral Home, Rose Hill, by the Rev. David McCraken. Burial will follow at Sunset Memorial Gardens, Frankfort. Casket bearers will be Raymond Weber, Johnny Hughes, Phillip Thompson, Larry Courtney, Sarah Hager and William Dale Hager.

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Lorraine Ann McCarty, 48, of Ashmore Drive, died Wednesday, Feb. 23, 2005, at her residence.

Born in Mt. Pleasant, Mich., she was the daughter of William J. McCarty and the late Jo Ann Hathaway McCarty. She was a retired teacher with the Woodford County School System.

Survivors include five sisters and one brother.

Memorial services will be conducted at 4 p.m. Monday, March 7, at the Blackburn & Ward Funeral Home.

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