MORGANFIELD, Ky. — McGennis E. Adair Sr., 80, of Morganfield, Ky., died June 20, 2006, at his residence due to complications from Parkinson’s disease.
Mr. Adair retired from Continental Can Co. after 30 years as an air conditioning engineer.
He is survived by his wife of 58 years, Phyllis Adair of Morganfield, Ky.; a daughter, Sherry Adair Harley of Kissimmee, Fla.; a son, McGennis “Mac” Adair Jr. of Morganfield, Ky.; five grandchildren; three great-grandchildren; four stepgreat-grandchildren; one sister, Nora “Sissy” Short of Avondale, W.Va.; and special caregiver, Darlene Berry.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Elder T.F. and Mary (Mooney) Adair; and three brothers, John, Fred and Farley Adair.
Visitation will be today from 6 to 9 p.m. at Fanning Funeral Home in Iaeger, W.Va. The funeral will be Saturday, June 24, at 1 p.m. at the Mount Zion Primitive Baptist Church in Short Ridge, W.Va. Elders Unice Davis and Aaron Williams will officiate. Burial will be in Short Ridge Cemetery at Short Ridge, W.Va.
Memorial contributions may be made to the Parkinson Foundation; or St. Anthony’s Hospice, 230 W. McElroy St., Morganfield, KY 42437.
Leota P. DeLauder
MOUNT VERNON — Leota Pearl DeLauder, 87, of East Chestnut Street, Mount Vernon, went to be with family and friends in Heaven on Wednesday, June 21, 2006, after a short illness.
She was born March 26, 1919, in Mount Vernon to Benjamin F. and Frances L. (Parrish) Brooks. Leota attended the First Christian Church Disciples of Christ here in Mount Vernon.
She is survived by her son, Richard Martin DeLauder of Mount Vernon; grandchildren, Regina (Don) Belcher, Laura (Tom Wise) Coykendall; seven great-grandchildren; and two great-great-grandchildren.
Besides her parents, Leota was preceded in death by her husband, A. Dale DeLauder; two children, William F. DeLauder, Faye A. (Rex) Coykendall; a grandchild, Marsha K. (Brian) Lunceford; and a brother, Robert L. Brooks.
A graveside service will be today at 2 p.m. in the Oak Grove Cemetery in Gambier, with the Rev. Jamie Gump officiating. The arrangements are under the care and direction of the Dowds-Snyder Funeral Home.
In lieu of flowers, gifts may be sent to Knox Community Hospital Palliative Care Unit (Non Profit in Hospital Hospice), c/o Ann Hudson, 1330 Coshocton Road, Mount Vernon, OH 43050. This obituary and online condolences can be accessed at www.snyderfuneralhomes.com.
COLUMBUS — Sandra Stanley, 59, of Columbus died Saturday, June 17, 2006, at Heartland of Victorian Village.
She was born to Harry and Gladys (Pletcher) Stanley on Jan. 3, 1947, in Sandusky, Ohio.
She is survived by her mother, Gladys Stanley of Loudonville; brother, Gary (Linda) of Danville; sister, Helen (John) Love of Mansfield; and special friends, Ed, Ernie, Jason, Darcy and Landon Ewers.
Rodman Funeral Service/Ohio Cremation & Memorial Society assisted with arrangements.