Marshall Edward Blunk

William R. Rust Funeral Home Hodgenville

612 N. Lincoln Blvd.

Hodgenville, Kentucky 42748

Marshall Edward Blunk. 84, Of Hodgenville passed away Wednesday October 14, 2020 at his residence in Hodgenville.

Marshall was born July 29, 1936 in Indiana to the late Walter and Edith May Wood Blunk.

He was a retired Electrician, with United Catylist.

He was preceded in death, by his wife, Donna Virginia Blunk, a son, Brice Edward Blunk, and his parents.

Survivors include a son, John Edward Blunk of Hodgenville, two grandchildren, Ethan Brice Blunk, and Breana Nicole Blunk, several nieces, nephews, cousins and friends.

Graveside service for Marshall Edward Blunk will be held 12:00 p.m. Thursday October 22, 2020 in Stilesville Indiana, with burial in Stilesville Cemetery.

Visitation will be held Wednesday October 21, 2020 at the William R. Rust Funeral Home Hodgenville Chapel from 4:00 to 8:00 p.m.  

                                   Mask or face covering is required.

William R. Rust Funeral Home Hodgenville Chapel 612 N. Lincoln Blvd. Hodgenville,               Kentucky 42748 is in charge of arrangements.

Grover Cleveland “June Bug” Dones Jr.

William R. Rust Funeral Home New Haven Chapel

                                                               167 N. Main St.

                                                    New Haven, Kentucky 40051

Grover Cleveland “June Bug” Dones Jr., 94, of Icetown,Kentucky passed away Friday October 16, 2020 at his residence with his family by his side.

He was born March 5, 1926 in Nelson County to the late Grover Cleveland Sr. and Lela Douglas Dones.

He was owner and operator of Dones Excavating. He served his country and was an Army Veteran of WWII.

He was preceded in death by his wife, Elma “Dean” Vittitow Dones, a daughter, Carolyn Perkins, a grandson, Wesley Keith Dones Jr., a great-grandson, Hunter Jacob Dones, three brothers, Willard, Gerald and Kenneth Dones, two sister, Lois Lesley, and Jean Back.

He is survived by 9 sons, Gary (Mary Gayle) Dones of Bardstown, Tony ( Jenny) Dones of Icetown, Nickie (Shirley) Dones of Culver Town, Jackie (Nora) Dones of Icetown, Terry (Joyce) Dones of Icetown, Robbie (Joan) Dones of Icetown, Gregory (Toyna) Dones of Icetown, Jerome (Debbie) Dones of Culver town, Wesley (Connie) Dones of Icetown, 3 daughters, Diane (Norman) Gardner of Icetown, Tammy Dones of Icetown, and Angie (Mike) Williams of Cox’s Creek,  26 grandchildren, 46 great-grandchildren, 5 great great-grandchildren, two brothers, Larry (Nancy) Dones, and Steve (Janet) Dones, several nieces, nephews, cousins, and friends.

Mass of Christian Burial for Grover Cleveland “June Bug” Dones Jr. will be held Tuesday October 20, 2020 at 11:00 a.m. at St. Catherine Catholic Church in New Haven, with burial to follow in Lake View Dones Family Cemetery, with Father Matthew Hardesty officiating.

Visitation will be held Monday October 19, 2020 from 3 to 8p.m. at the William R. Rust Funeral Home New Haven Chapel with a prayer service at 5 p.m. with Father Matthew Hardesty officiating and will continue Tuesday after 8:30 a.m. until 10:30 a.m. at the funeral home.

It is recommended that all visitors wear a mask or face covering.

William R. Rust Funeral Home New Haven Chapel, 167 N. Main St. New Haven Kentucky is in charge of arrangements.

Web page: williamrrustfuneralhome.com

Mary Gertrude DeMar Vernon

William R. Rust Funeral Home New Haven Chapel

                                                               167 N. Main St.

                                                    New Haven, Kentucky 40051

Mary Gertrude DeMar Vernon, 93, of  Sherpherdsville, Kentucky passed away Thursday October 15, 2020 at Green Meadows Nursing Home in Mt. Washington, Kentucky.

She was born in New Haven January 6, 1927 to the late James William and Mary Alice Mattingly DeMar.

 She was an avid bowler and secretary of many women’s leagues, she worked in the printing industry for many years and enjoyed working at Pathelen Florist.

She was preceded in death by her husband Willard Arnold Vernon, two brothers, J.E. DeMar, Kenny DeMar, two sisters, Ivy Dewitt, and Carmey Price.

She is survived by, a daughter, Carol (Tommy) Beeler of Shepherdsville, five grandchildren, Allen (Dee) Slaughter, Debbie Lewis, Chris (Rene) Slaughter , Gina (Tommy) Carnell, and Lori (Billy) Harvey, 9 great-grandchildren, 13 great great-grandchildren,

One brother, Arnold “Buddy “ (Rita) DeMar of Louisville,

Three sisters, Shirley Dewitt of New Haven, Celie Weyrauch of Louisville, and Mary Ann Rust of New Haven, several nieces, nephews, cousins and friends.

Mass of Christian Burial for Mary Gertrude DeMar Vernon will be held Monday October 19, 2020 at 11:00 a.m. at St. Catherine Catholic Church in New Haven, with burial to follow in St. Catherine Catholic Church Cemetery, with Father Matthew Hardesty officiating.

Visitation will be held Sunday October 18, 2020 from 12 to 6 p.m. at the William R. Rust Funeral Home New Haven Chapel with a prayer service at 5 p.m. with Father Matthew Hardesty officiating and will continue after 9 a.m. until 10:30 a.m. at the funeral home.

It is recommended that all visitors wear a mask or face covering.

William R. Rust Funeral Home New Haven Chapel, 167 N. Main St. New Haven Kentucky is in charge of arrangements.

Web page: williamrrustfuneralhome.com

Stacey J. Clark

Stacey J. Clark 61, of Fisherville, Kentucky passed away August 23, 2020 with her husband by her side.

Stacey was born September 4, 1958 to the late Joseph and Mable McDougal Lee.

She is survived by her husband of 34 years Dwayne A. Clark of Fisherville, Kentucky, a son Joseph L. Lee of Joliet , IL, a daughter, Stephanie (Ngugi) of Virginia Beach, three grandchildren, Wambui Jada-Lynn, Ndegwa Dwayne & Kabogo Joseph.

Funeral Services for Stacey J. Clark will be held Saturday August 29, 2020 at 12:00 p.m. at the William R. Rust Funeral Home Hodgenville Chapel with Reverend William “Billy” Curle officiating. Burial will follow in the Hubbard Cemetery in Hodgenville.

Visitation will be held Saturday August 29, 2020 from 10 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. at the William R. Rust Funeral Home Hodgenville Chapel.

In keeping with her wishes cremation was chosen.

James ” Jimmy” Arhtur Curle

William R. Rust Funeral Home Hodgenville

612 N. Lincoln Blvd.

Hodgenville, Kentucky 42748

James “Jimmy” Arthur Curle 67 of Hodgenville.

Sixty seven years ago, the Lord sent into this world a son blessed with compassion, wisdom, strength, and perseverance.  On Tuesday, August 25, 2020, Our Lord and Savior called His faithful son home.

James “Jimmy” Arthur Curle was born on September 19, 1952 in Sonora, Kentucky to his loving parents Howard Arthur Curle and Margaret Naomi Curle. At an early age, Jimmy professed his belief in Christ and joined Walnut Hill Baptist Church in Upton, Kentucky and later became a member, Chairman of the Steward Board, and Superintendent of the Sunday school at Lane Lincoln, C.M.E. Church.

He graduated from Larue County High School in 1969. He worked 35 + years at Dow Corning in Elizabethtown. He was forever working to serve his community. He was a member of  Larue County Library Board, Lincoln Days Celebration Board of Directors, Larue County Chamber of Commerce, Sports Radio commentator for Larue County High School Football, Hodgenville Lion’s Club, and Leadership Larue.

Preceding Jimmy in death are his parents Howard and Margaret Curle and his son James “Jamie” Curle.

To cherish his memory, he leaves his wife of 46 years, L. Kaye Curle, his daughter, Nichole Curle  (Kenneth) Marshall, his son Steven McCullough, his daughter Shakeya Washington and his son Isaiah Washington, bonus sons Ulf Zimmerman & Ryan Hodge; his sisters: Anne (Council) Rudolph, Wyoma Curle, Sue Curle (J.J.) French, his brothers: William “Billy” (Eunice) Curle, Kenny Curle, & Kenny Cleaver. He has five grandchildren: Kendyll, Isaac, Arika, Jamie, & Cameron and a host of cousins, nieces, nephews, and extended family.

Funeral services for James “Jimmy” Arthur Curle will be held Monday August 31, 2020 at 11:00 a.m. at William R. Rust Hodgenville Chapel, with Rev, James Starks officiating, burial to follow at Hubbard Cemetery.

Visitation will be held Sunday August 30, from 2 to 8 p.m. and continue after 9 a.m. Monday at the funeral home  

                                  Mask or face covering is required.

William R. Rust Funeral Home Hodgenville Chapel 612 N. Lincoln Blvd. Hodgenville,               Kentucky 42748 is in charge of arrangements.