BETWEEN THE RIVERS OBITUARIES
LOUISE J. SANDERS
CADIZ, Ky. _ Louise Jefferson Sanders, 95, Owensboro, and formerly of Golden Pond, died at 1:10 a.m. Sunday, March 16, 1997, at a nursing home in Owensboro following a long illness. Services will be at 10 a.m. Tuesday at Goodwin Funeral Home, with the Rev. Len Arcilesi officiating. Burial will be in Siloam Cemetery. Visitation will be from 4 until 6 tonight.
A native of Golden Pond, she was born Nov. 12, 1902, the daughter of the late Dr. Thomas Jefferson and Beulah Bartee Jefferson. She was a homemaker and a member of the Catholic Church. Her husband, Hubert S. Sanders, died in 1955.
Survivors include a son, Hubert J. Sanders, Louisville; a daughter, Mary Helen Cook, Beaver Dam; two grandchildren and six great-grandchildren.
CORA C. SAVELLS
Mrs Cora C. Savells Dies January 5 (1940)
Resident of Between The Rivers Called To Reward
On January 5, 1940, death called Mrs Cora Catherine Savells, well known Between the Rivers resident.
Mrs Savells was born May 8, 1883, making her 56 years, eight months and 27 days old. On October 1, 1908, she was married to George Savells, and to this union were born four children.
She professed faith in Christ at an early age and lived a devoted Christian life. She was also a devoted wife and mother, and made the last request that those she was leaving behind were not to grieve for her as she was going to her reward.
Surviving are the husband and seven children, (three by a former husband, Craig Braton, whom she married on December 23, 1897) They are: Floyd and Elbert Braton and Myrtle Ahart; Curtis, Clovis, Arthur and Audrey Savells; 14 grandchildren, two sisters, Mrs Bramn Mitchell, Cadiz' Mrs Mollie McClard, Marshall county; and three brothers, Bailey Joyce, Leichville, Ark; George Joyce, Colorado Springs, Colo., and Frasier Joyce, Marshall county. Cadiz Record Jan 1940
LOUISE PAYNE STAFFORD
Services for Louise Payne Stafford, 89, of Benton, formerly of Between the Rivers, will be at 1 p.m. Friday (February 11) at Dunn's Funeral Home in Eddyville with the Rev. Robert Wiley officiating. Burial will be in Sardis Cemetery Between the Rivers.
Ms. Stafford died at 10:30 p.m. Tuesday February 8th at Lourdes hospital in Paducah.
She was a librarian at Lyon County High School for more than 30 years and a member of Bethlehem Baptist Church Between the Rivers. She was a member of the Starlight Chapter of the Order of the Eastern Star.
Surviving are a son, John Rube "Jake" Stafford Jr. of Benton; a grandson, Randy Stafford of Benton; a great-granddaughter; and several nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by her husband, John Rube Stafford Sr.; a sister; and three brothers. Her parents were Henry David Payne and Bobbie Lady Payne.
Friends may call after 5 p.m. today at the funeral home.
Expressions of sympathy may take the form of contributions to Between the Rivers Preservation Organization Inc., P.O. Box 707, Eddyville, KY 42038.
Gordon "Shorty" Thorning, 87, Kuttawa, died at 7:25 p.m. Tuesday, April 29, 2003, at Lourdes Hospital in Paducah.
Services will be held at 1:00 p.m. Friday at Lakeland Funeral Home of Eddyville with Revs. Bob Hughes and Lynn McWheter officiating. Burial will follow in Smith Cemetery in Land Between the Lakes.
Thorning, a retired mainteneance supervisor for the Lyon County School System, was the son of Henry Phillip & Nancy Ringstaff Thorning.
He was preceded in death by one daughter, Judith Hunsinger.
Survivors include Virginia Ramage Thorning, his wife of 65 years; one son, Larry Thorning, of Eddyville; 2 grandchildren and 2 step-grandchildren.
REV. WALLACE TIMMONS
Rev. Wallace Timmons, 80, of Livingston County, formerly of Between the Rivers, died at 2 a.m. Wednesday, April 24, 2002 at Crittenden Hospital in Marion.
He was a member of Marion Pentecostal Church.
Surviving are one son, Danny Timmons of Marion; and one sister, Mary Love Carnell of Apache Junction, Ariz.
He was preceded in death by his wife, Ruvetta Timmons; three brothers; and one sister. His parents were Milton and Minnie Timmons.
Services will be at 1 p.m. Friday at Dunn's Funeral Home in Eddyville. The Rev. Harold Essery will officiate, and burial will be in Paradise Cemetery in LBL.
Layton Douglas Trimm
Layton Douglas Trimm, 61, died at 9:01 a.m. Monday, June 12, 2006, at his home.
Born Oct. 25, 1944, in Eddyville, Ky., he was the son of Spurlin and Dora (Bryant) Trimm.
A laborer for Alton Labor Local 218, he was a trustee and past president of Alton Eagles 254 and a member of the Bush Pilots Motorcycle Club, Owls Club and Carmack Baptist Church in Land Between the Lakes, Ky. He loved country music and all kinds of sports.
Survivors include five sons, Richard Trimm of Bunker Hill, Kevin Trimm of Alton, Todd Trimm of Edwardsville and Bobby and Jason Trimm, both of Bethalto; a daughter and son-in-law, Tonya and Steve Bosaw of Alton; several grandchildren; and two sisters, Pansy Rodgers of Cottage Hills and Shirley Webb and her husband, Dick, of Rosewood Heights.
He was preceded in death by his parents; two sisters, Agnes Tidwell and Hazel Allen; and fourbrothers, Preston, Hayden and Homer Trimm and an infant.
Visitation will be from 4 to 7 p.m. today at Paynic Home for Funerals in Rosewood Heights.
Visitation will be from 4 to 7 p.m. Thursday at Dunn's Funeral Home in Eddyville, where services will be conducted at 10 a.m. Friday, with the Rev. Gordon Holland officiating.
Burial will be at Sardis Cemetery in Eddyville.
Memorials may be given to the American Cancer Society.
The Telegraph 15 June 2006
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