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Versailles, Ky.


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May 1, 2014



Richard "Ricky" Allen Dunn Sr., 57, of Versailles, husband of Judy Dunn, died April 21, 2014, in Lexington.

Born April 30, 1956, in Woodford County, he was the son of the late James Dunn Sr. and Mattie Courtney Shank. He was a retired plumber.

In addition to his wife, he is survived by a daughter, Jennifer (Bill) Pater, Georgetown; two sons, Ricky Dunn Jr. and Larry (Kim) Spillman, both of Lexington; three grandchildren, Sabrina Spillman, Richard (Trey) Dunn III, and Haley Dunn; three brothers, Gary Dunn, Glenn Dunn, and Mike Dunn; and two sisters, Pat (Charlie) Harley and Teresa Rivard. A son, David Clay Dunn, a sister, Brenda Smith, and a brother, Jimmy Dunn Jr., are deceased.

A celebration of life ceremony will be held at a later date.



Charles Donald "Don" Robinson, 77, of Versailles, husband of Barbara Creekmore Robinson, died Monday, April 21, 2014, in Ormond Beach, Fla.

Born March 26, 1937, in Clark County, he was the son of the late Arthur Bradley and Bertha Cox Robinson. He moved to Versailles in 1966 to serve as manager of the local Kroger store. He retired from Kenway Chemical Company after 38 years of service and earning many top sales awards. He was a founding member of Woodford Christian Church, where he served as an elder, Sunday school teacher, and missions committee chairman, along with many other positions. He was a member and past president of the Bluegrass Christian Menís Fellowship, where he was instrumental in starting several new churches. He and his wife moved to Florida in 2012. He was most recently a member of Tomoka Christian Church in Ormond Beach.

In addition to his wife, he is survived by three children, Vadonna Jones, Mary (Wayne) Boyd, and Steve (Jennifer) Robinson; eight grandchildren, Jessica (J.B.) Vincent, Nikki Davis, Jennifer (Shawn) Smith, Ryan (Megan) Boyd, Caitlyn Boyd, Tyson Robinson, Parker Robinson, and Annie Robinson; four great-grandchildren, Mason and Maddie Smith, Tatum Wimberly, and Maxwell Vincent; three stepchildren, Roni (Hassan) McKnight, Bryan (Dana) McKnight, and Ryan (Tess) McKnight; nine step-grandchildren; and a step-great-grandchild. His wife of 55 years, Virginia True Robinson, three brothers, and two sisters are deceased.

Services were conducted Saturday, April 26, at the Woodford Community Christian Church by Randy Nation. Burial was in Rose Crest Cemetery. Casket bearers were Gene Birch, Jimmy Chism, Joe Clark, Ken Curtis, Adrian Kash, and J.D. Wolfe.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions are suggested to Woodford Community Christian Church Missions Committee or to Florida Hospital Hospice Care, 770 W. Granada Blvd, Suite 304, Ormond Beach, FL 32174.

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