Obituaries published Nov. 22, 2017

Published 2:38 pm Wednesday, November 22, 2017

George L. Sharp

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Jan. 3, 1924 – Nov. 17, 2017

George Lindsay Sharp, 93, died Friday, Nov. 17, 2017. He was born on Jan. 3, 1924, in Perry Station, Ky. to the late Ira D. and Edith Stull Sharp.

George was a farmer and worked in construction for many years, and he was a Navy veteran who served during World War II.

Survivors include a son, Michael Sharp; two daughters, Kathy Sharp and Lynn Sharp Paine; five grandchildren, Randy Lambert, Mike Lambert, Sumner Paine, Mallory Paine and Lydia Paine Hagtvedt; and great-grandchildren, Winston Lambert, Sarah Lambert, Blake Lambert, Willa Paine, Carter Paine and Elana Hagtvedt.

George was an innovator, and was always implementing his ideas to make his farm work easier and more efficient. George also applied his mechanical abilities to build unique toys for the children. One of his favorite things to do was to travel. He particularly enjoyed taking his grandchildren on special vacations to broaden their horizons.

Funeral services were held at 1:30 p.m. on Tuesday at Betts & West Funeral Home with Rev. DeWayne Brewer officiating, and burial in the Camp Nelson National Cemetery. Visitation was from 11 a.m. until time of service at the funeral home. Online guestbook at

Julieann Brock

Oct. 16, 1962 – Nov. 10, 2017

Julieann Brock, 55, wife of Randy Brock died Friday, Nov. 10. Services will be at 1 p.m. on Saturday at Lexington Baptist Temple. Betts & West Funeral Home in charge.