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Obituaries — 10/5/12

Sherry Kelly

Sherry Lou Kelly, 67, of Cedar Hill Drive in Waverly, went home to be with the Lord at 6:30 p.m. Wednesday, Oct. 3, 2012, from Traditions at Bristol Village in Waverly.

She was born Dec. 16, 1944, in Henderson, Ky., to the late Richard N. Henderson and Sarah G. Haynes Henderson. On July 7, 1961, Sherry was united in marriage to Charles Michael Kelly who survives.

Also surviving is a daughter, Kristi Rhoads and husband Mark of Waverly; three sons, Bill Kelly and wife Teresa, Jim Kelly and wife Michelle, and Mike Kelly and wife Jennifer, all of Waverly; nine grandchildren; a great granddaughter; two sisters, Pat Letche and husband Ralph of Chillicothe, and Jeannie Robinson and husband Dan of Waverly; as well as three brothers, Richard Henderson and wife Linda, William Henderson, both of Waverly and Charles Henderson and wife Jonda of Chillicothe. Sherry was a loving wife, mother and grandmother and a member of Calvary Baptist Church in Piketon.

Funeral services will be 2 p.m. Sunday at the Boyer Funeral Home in Waverly with Pastor Jon Black officiating. Burial will follow in Evergreen Union Cemetery on Denver Road, Waverly. Friends may call at the funeral home 4-6 p.m. Saturday and from 1 p.m. until the service on Sunday.


 Marshall Taylor

Marshall Taylor, 90 of Ironton, went to be with his wife on Oct. 1, 2012, from the Community Hospice Care Center in Ashland, Ky.

He was born Jan. 8, 1922, a son of the late Frank Taylor and the late Louise Mccain Taylor. Marshall was a U.S. WWII veteran, a retired motor mechanic of Armco, a member of the NAACP and he was of the Baptist faith.

He was preceded in death by his wife, Sarah Taylor, and three of his children, James Taylor, Evelyn Taylor and Marsha Reid.

Survivors include three children, Joann Sudderth, Marshall Taylor Jr. and Elizabeth Bibb, all of Ironton; and a host of family and friends.

A celebration of life and home going service will be 1 p.m. Saturday at Mt. Olive Baptist Church with Pastor Sneed officiating.

Graveside services will be 1 p.m. Monday in the Kentucky Veterans Cemetery North East in Greenup, Ky. He will be presented military honors by Post 93 of Kenova, W.Va., for his faithful service to our country. Memorial donations can be made in his honor to the funeral chapel. Friends and family may share memories and condolences on the Facebook page for Brown Funeral Chapel. Funeral Arrangements have been entrusted to the Brown Funeral Chapel of Ironton.


 Wanda Anderson

Wanda M. Anderson, 90, of Ironton, passed away Thursday, Oct. 4, 2012, at King’s Daughters Medical Center in Ashland, Ky. The Russell, Ky., native was born May 20, 1922, the daughter of the late Floyd J. and Mary Cunningham Moreland. She was also preceded in death by her husband, Paul F. Anderson.

Mrs. Anderson was a 1940 graduate of Ironton High School. She worked at The Leader dress shop and was the former owner/operator of Anderson’s Pizza Pub in Ironton. She was an avid golfer, a member of the Bridge Club and was a member of the St. Lawrence O’Toole Catholic Church in Ironton.

In addition to her parents and husband, she was preceded in death by a son, Paul Anderson II. She is survived by a daughter, Paula Anderson of Ironton; daughter and son-in-law, Mary Jo and Charles Frazer of Pedro; grandchildren, Billy Bruce of Pedro and Chelli Mannon and her husband, Darren of Willow Wood, Paul Anderson III and his wife Stephanie of Ironton, and Casey Harbour and her husband Travis of Salt Rock, W.Va.; step-grandchild, Daniel Harris of Ashland, Ky.; and 13 great-grandchildren.

Mass of Christian Burial will be 2 p.m. Saturday at St. Lawrence O’Toole Catholic Church with Father David Huffman officiating. There will be no public visitation and Phillips Funeral Home, 1004 South Seventh Street, Ironton, is in charge of the arrangements. Donations may be made to the St. Jude Hospital, 501 St. Jude’s Place, Memphis, TN 38105. To offer condolences to the family, please visit www.phillipsfuneralhome.net.