Obituaries published on Sept. 14, 2017
Feb. 25, 1927 – Sept. 5, 2017
Beverly Harman Stevens, age 90, surrounded by her children, went to be with her Lord on Tuesday, Sept. 5 2017.
She was born in Dayton, Pa. on Feb. 25, 1927, the third child of Grace and Charles Spurgeon Harman. A 1948 graduate of Asbury College, Beverly was married to Maurice W. Stevens, a pastor and conference evangelist with the United Methodist Church of Kentucky.
A loving wife and mother, she taught in the Jessamine County Schools District for 10 years, after which she traveled extensively with Maurice ministering in short-term mission work. She had a special love for the ministry of her friends, John and Theba Gollapalli, to tribal and orphan children in India. She and her husband founded Missionary World Service and Evangelism (now Go International), a non-profit mission organization for short-term volunteers. Beverly served there until her retirement.
In 1994, Beverly authored a book of her personal experiences in ministry called Passport to Joy. She was a member of the Nicholasville United Methodist Church at the time of her death. She is survived by her three children, six grandchildren and 11 great-grandchildren.
A memorial service will be held at the Nicholasville United Methodist Church on Nov. 11, 2017. The family extends special thanks to the staff at The Willows at Fitz Farm for their special care and love extended to our mother in her last days. In lieu of flowers, contributions are suggested to: Global Impact Missions, P.O. Box 23074, Lexington, Ky. 40523 or www.globalimpactmissions. org for “Count Ministries of Hyderabad, India.”
Forrest L. Moore
Aug. 13, 1937 – Sept. 6, 2017
Forrest LaRue Moore, 80, husband of Ola Marion Moore, passed Wednesday. Funeral was 11 a.m. Friday at Betts & West Funeral Home.
Ronald D. Duncan
Nov. 22, 1956 – Sept. 8, 2017
Ronald Dean Duncan, 60, passed away Sept. 8, 2017, at his home.
Ronald was born in Georgetown, Ky. on Nov. 22, 1956 to Billy Joe Duncan and Coraine Vance Bruner.
Ronald is survived by his wife, Janet Faulconer-Duncan; son Billy (Amy) Duncan of Paris, Ky; daughter, Felicia Duncan of Nicholasville, Ky; a brother, Matthew Vance of Sadieville, Ky; grandchildren Cody, Ethan and Emma Duncan, Dallas Coleman and Isabella and Elaina Brock. Ronald was preceded in death by his parents and brother David Duncan.
Visitation will be Wednesday, Sept. 13, 2017 from 5-8 p.m. at Clark Legacy Center at Brannon Crossing in Nicholasville, Ky. Funeral services will be Thursday, Sept. 14, 2017 at 10:30 a.m. at Clark Legacy Center. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions are suggested to the American Cancer Society. www.clarklegacycenter.com.
Feb. 22, 1930 – Sept. 12, 2017
Louise Anderson, 87, widow of John D. Anderson, died Tuesday, Sept. 12, 2017. She is survived by her children, Joyce Day and Glenda Venters (Mark Morton); grandchildren, Becky West (Danny), Jeff Day (Tina), and Kristi Sherlock (Cameron); great-grandchildren, Amber and Erin Day, Cameron Sherlock, and Brandon West; great-great-grandchild, Mason Warner and several nieces and nephews. Service will be 12:30 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 14 at Betts & West Funeral Home with Bro. Jay Webb officiating. Burial will follow in Camp Nelson National Cemetery. Visitation will be from 10:30 a.m. until time of service. Bearers will be Steve Smith, Tom Smith, Jesse LeMay, Cameron Sherlock, Mark Morton and Charles Burton. Contributions suggested to Hospice of the Bluegrass or one’s favorite charity. Online guestbook at www. BettsandWestfuneralhome. com.
George W. Jewell
Feb. 16, 1923 – Aug. 29, 2017
George William Jewell, 94, died Tuesday, Aug. 29. Service was 2 p.m. on Sunday, Sept. 3. Private burial was at Wilmore Cemetery. Betts & West in charge.
Frances J. Collins
Feb. 11, 1924 – Sept. 9, 2017
Frances Johns Collins, 93, widow of Robert, passed Saturday. Service was 11a.m. Tuesday at Brookside Baptist Church. Visitation was Monday at Betts & West Funeral Home.
Sept. 21, 1946 – Sept. 5, 2017
Hager & Cundiff was honored to serve the family of Carole Crump of Lancaster, wife of Joe, mother of Angelia, loving grandmother, sister and friend.
Betty B. M. Walker
Jan. 17, 1931 – Sept. 9, 2017
Betty Beatrice McClure Walker, 86, widow of Louis, passed Saturday. Service at 1:30 p.m. Friday at Betts & West Funeral Home. Visitation today from 5-8 p.m. Betts & West.