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Versailles, Ky.


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October 1, 2015



Mary Ruth Jones Adams, 87, wife of Raymond Adams, died Thursday, Sept. 24, 2015. 

Born March 5, 1928, in Midway, she was the daughter of the late Fred Wagner and Ollie Mower Wagner. She was a retired employee of Legislative Research Commission and a former employee at United Bank & Trust Co. She was a member of Midway Baptist Church.

In addition to her husband, she is survived by a daughter, Patty Jones (Ed) Wells, Versailles; a son, Lloyd (Sandy) Jones, Midway; four grandchildren; and eight great-grandchildren.

Services were conducted Sunday, Sept. 27, at Clark Funeral Home, Rose Hill, by the Rev. Frank Layne.  A graveside service was conducted Monday, Sept. 28, at the Midway Cemetery. Casket bearers were Lori Luckett, Chad Brown, Carrie Apple, Crissie Emerson, Seth Lewis and Dylan Brown. Honorary bearers were Kiaya Apple, Ben Apple, Macey Montgomery, Mia Montgomery, Brady Emerson and Lane Brown. 

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Danny Lee Buffin, 55, of Versailles, husband of Marian Boren Buffin, died Friday, Sept. 25, 2015, at the University of Kentucky Chandler Hospital.

Born Sept. 26, 1959, in Versailles, he was the son of the late Sidney Vance and Lillie Mae Clark Buffin. He was employed the Versailles Housing Authority for over 34 years.

In addition to his wife, he is survived by a daughter, Tabatha Crawford, Frankfort; two sons, Daniel (Tulsa) Buffin, Midway, and Dusty (Ashley) Buffin, Versailles; two brothers, Sidney (Cynthia) Buffin and Scott (Mona) Buffin; two sisters, Mary (Ray) Byrd and Sharon (Kenneth) Foley; and three grandchildren, William Buffin, Peyton Buffin, and Savannah Buffin.

Services will be conducted at 1 p.m. Friday, Oct. 2, at Clark Funeral Home, Rose Hill, by the Rev. Scott Sargent. Burial will follow in Sunset Memorial Gardens. Casket bearers will be Thomas Perry, Andrew Smith, Darrell Crowe, Jerry Marshall, Billy Craig, and Kendall Smith. Visitation will be from 5 until 8 p.m. today, Thursday, Oct. 1, at the funeral home.

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Scott Logdon, 45, of Versailles, husband of Angela Craig Logdon, died Thursday, Sept. 24, 2015.

Born Sept. 2, 1970, in Lexington, he was the son of Stan Logdon and Karen Logdon of Versailles. He was a major for the Woodford County Detention Center and a youth minister at Evergreen Baptist Church of Frankfort.

In addition to his wife and parents, he is survived by four children, Kyle Logdon, Austin Logdon, Jonathan Logdon, and Emily Mattingly, all of Salvisa; a sister, Vicki Logdon Rogers, Dominican Republic; and a brother, Stuart Logdon, Georgetown.

Services were conducted Monday, Sept. 28, at Woodford Community Christian Church by Dylan Quinn, Jeff Rogers, Todd Lester, and Cole Evans. A private graveside service was conducted Tuesday, Sept. 29, at Rose Crest Cemetery. Casket bearers were Austin Tucker, Corey Miracle, Dalton Tucker, Jordan Smith, Evan Hanus, Hunter Annett, Ben Miracle, and Jake Miracle. Honorary bearers were Brian Craig, Jeff Rogers, Stuart Logdon, Cole Evans, Billy Dryden, and Todd Ewing.

Contributions may be made to The Logdon Children Scholarship Fund at Evergreen Baptist Church, 2698 Evergreen Road, Frankfort, KY 40601.

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Carl W. Patterson, 91, of Versailles, widower of Ella D. Patterson, died Thursday, Sept. 24, 2015, at the Thomson Hood Veterans Center in Wilmore.

Born in Vine Grove, he was the son of the late Hansford J. and Anna Belle Coyle Patterson. He was a retired Rand McNally employee, a longtime member of Clover Bottom Baptist Church, a U.S. Army veteran of World War II, and a talented woodworker.

Survivors include a daughter, Betty Ann (Bill) Spaulding, Versailles; a son, Robert Wayne (Patty) Patterson, Jessamine County; a daughter-in-law, Gayle James Patterson, Versailles; three sisters, Jessie Lee Nichols, Marjorie D. Powers, and Carolyn Wills, all of Versailles; a brother, Roger Allen Patterson, Versailles; five grandchildren, Toni K. Spaulding, Frankfort, Dan (Aslihan) Spaulding, Bloomington, Ill., Wade Patterson, Versailles, Chris Patterson, Lexington, and Jeff Patterson, Houston, Texas; and a great-grandson, Demir Spaulding. A son, William "Billy" Patterson; a sister, Shirley Osborne; and two brothers, Kenneth Patterson and Gene Patterson, are deceased.

Services were conducted Monday, Sept. 28, at Blackburn & Ward Funeral Home by the Rev. Kevin Buntain. Burial and military honors followed at Sunset Memorial Gardens. Casket bearers were Wade Patterson, Dan Spaulding, Jeff Patterson, Chris Patterson, Mike Chapman, and Demir Spaulding. Honorary bearers were Toni Spaulding and Aslihan Spaulding.

Memorials are suggested to the Clover Bottom Baptist Church, 6321 Fordís Mill Road, Versailles, KY 40383.

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