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Versailles, Ky.


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July 30, 2015



Mary Hatter Duggins, 73, of Versailles, wife of Gail A. Duggins, died Tuesday, July 21, 2015.

Born in Casey County, she was the daughter of the late Josh Hatter and Dolly Hatter. She was a bookkeeper for Buck Pond Farm.

In addition to her husband, she is survived by a daughter, Lisa (Greg) Duggins Brown, Texas; a son, Gary (Cathy) Terry, Versailles; two sisters, Lucy Atwood, Mt. Washington, and Linda Atwood, Frankfort; and three grandchildren, Erin (James) Schreiner, Caitlin Terry, and Kenzie Terry. A sister, Wanda Hogue, is deceased.

Services were conducted Saturday, July 25, at Bartle Funeral Home, Liberty. Burial was in Glen Wood Cemetery. Casket bearers were Gary Terry, Ray Price, Jeff Duggins, James Schreiner, Greg Brown and Joe Rickert. Clark Funeral Home, Rose Hill, was in charge of arrangements.

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Ronald C. "Ronnie" Moore, 69, of Versailles, died Sunday, July 26, 2015, at the Veterans Affairs Medical Center in Lexington.

Born in Versailles, he was the son of the late James Lawrence and Essie Thomas Moore. He was a retired barber and co-owner of Hair Country. He attended Versailles High School and was a veteran of the U.S. Navy and served aboard the aircraft carrier "Franklin D. Roosevelt" in the Gulf of Tonkin during the Vietnam War era. He was a master barber and graduate of Lexington Barber College. A musician and guitarist, he played with a group called Ronnie and the Sensations.

Survivors include a daughter, Laura E. Moore (Matt Smith), Versailles; a sister, Lois Moore Dunbar, Lexington; three brothers, James L. Moore Jr., Millville, William C. Moore, Lexington, and Paul Thomas Moore (Patti), North Carolina. A sister, Doris Jean Darnell, and a brother, William Thomas Moore, are deceased.

Services will be conducted at 1 p.m. today, Thursday, July 30, at Blackburn & Ward Funeral Home by VA Chaplain Benedict Brown. Burial will follow in the Versailles Cemetery.

Memorials are suggested to the Coffee Fund #1170, Lexington VA Medical Center, 2250 Leestown Road, Lexington, KY 40511.

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Marion C. Savage, 47, of South Charleston, Ohio, husband of Catherine (Cadle) Savage, died Friday, July 24, 2015, at his residence.

Born Dec. 21, 1968, in Versailles, he was the son of the late Marion and Sue (Ray) Savage. He had worked as a professional truck driver for 26 years.

In addition to his wife, he is survived by five children, Coleman Savage, Lexington, Stephanie (Bradley) Sheats, London, Ohio, Dustin Savage, Georgetown, Brittany Paynter, Georgetown, and Christopher Savage, Charlotte, Mich.; a sister, Barbara Pollard, Nicholasville; and numerous grandchildren.

Services were conducted Wednesday, July 29, at the Eberle-Fisher Funeral Home and Crematory, London, Ohio, by the Rev. Rich Hays. Interment was in Paint Memorial Cemetery.

Contributions may be made to the charity of one’s choice.

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