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Obituaries 3-22-22

Herb McKay
Herb McKay, 86, of Celina, passed away Mar. 5 at The Palace in Red Boiling Springs. Graveside Memorial were held Mar. 21 at the Fitzgerald Cemetery with Kenny Westmoreland officiating.
He was born June 9, 1935 in Gary, IN. He grew up in Hebron IN and enjoyed an accomplished high school basketball care. After retiring from US Steel in Gary IN, where he worked as a crane operator, he relocated to Celina. He was a avid fisherman extensively, fishing the Dale Hollow Lake for many years. He enjoyed traveling throughout the United States.
He was preceded in death by: parents, Perry and Ruby (Perkins) McKay and wife, Marian McKay.
Surviving relatives include: children, Alan (Sharon) McKay and Jean (Mark) Herrera; grandchildren, Lindsey Delgado, Justine (Courland) Herrera-Montgomery and Marissa Herrera; great-grandchildren, Sevetta and Julian Delgado; sisters, Judy Kennedy and Patty (Neil) Hoagland; brother, Marty (Sharon) McKay; step daughters, Amy (Henry) Behr and Dana Smith; step grandchildren, JB (Diana) Killmon and Krista (Taylor) Key; step great-granchildren, Riley Killmon, Brayden Killmon and Barrett Key, as well as a host of friends and neighbors what will mourn his passing.
Upton-Hay Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements.

Wilma Lee Johnson
Wilma Lee Johnson, 88, of Burkesville, Cumberland Co. Ky, passed away Mar. 10 at Celina Health and Rehab. Funeral services were held Mar. 13 at Hall Funeral Home of Celina with Bro. Willie Kerr officiating. Interment followed in the Williams Cemetery in the Pea Ridge Community.
She was born Dec. 5, 1933. She was a state employee for the state of Indiana for many years. She worked hard to provide for her family whom she loved very much.
She was preceded in death by: parents, cline and Mamie Jewel (Davis) Stephens; stepmother, Lone Stephens; husband, Willie D. Johnson; daughter, Diane Mitchell; granddaughter, Laura Gale Gentry; brothers, Olan Stephens, Jackie Stephens, twin brother William Stephens and Dexter Stephens; son-in-law, Kenneth G. Patton.
Surviving relatives include: son, Donald D. Johnson and wife, Chasity; daughters, Linda Gale Patton, Nina Lee Smith and husband, Larry, Debbie Elliott and husband Rollin; son-in-law, David M. Mitchell; brother, Georgie Stephens; sister, Dixie Norris; grandchildren, Amber Capps, Renee Erwin, Shawn M. Patton, Megan Elliott, Craig Gentry, Danny Mitchell and David Mitchell Kayleigh Rains; great grandchildren, Emma Grubbs, Dakota Hey, Caleb M. Patton, Elijah Capps, Kaydence Harrison, Karter Lynn, Aidan Capps, Daja Adams, Dana Lee, Chase Adams, Christopher Mitchell, Cole Erwin and Kiley Erwin. A very special friend James Wagner. A host of nieces, nephews and other family and friends.
Hall Funeral Home of Celina was in charge of arrangements.

Elise Lancaster
Elise Lancaster, 80, of Moss, passed away Mar. 13 at Vanderbilt University Medical Center. Funeral services were held Mar. 17 at Upton Hay Funeral Home with Bro. Nathan Sherrell officiating. Interment followed in the Pitcock Cemetery
She was Dec. 8, 1941 in Celina. She worked the majority of her adult life for Osh Kosh. She enjoyed gardening, flowers, canning, Bible study books from church, word searches, quilting and sewing. She was busy doing something.
She was preceded in death by: parents, Porter and Esteline (Spivey) Collins; spouse, Donald Lancaster; son, Kerry Lancaster; sister, Elaine Collins; brother, Omer Collins.
Surviving relatives include: son, Marvin Lancaster; daughter, Yvonne (Bill) Bridges; grandchildren, Rhonda (Adam) Skarzynski, William Bridges III and elissa Bridges; great granddaughter, Ella Skarzynski; brothers, Comer, Domer and Jerry Collins; sisters, Buna Likens and Velma Gass. As well as a host of friends and neighbors that will mourn her passing.
Friends and family served as pallbearers.
Upton-Hay Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements.

Roger Wilmoth
Roger Wilmoth, 67, of Moss, passed away Mar. 14 at Livingston Regional Hospital. Funeral services were Mar. 16 at Upton Hay Funeral Home with Dale Reagan officiating. Interment followed in the Moss Cemetery.
He was born Aug. 2, 1954 in Indianapolis, IN. He graduated from Center Grove High School in 1972. Spent the majority of his adult life as mechanic and truck driver. He enjoyed drag racing, music and Kentucky basketball.
He was preceded in death by: parent, John Wilmoth; sister, Connie and brother, Ricky.
Surviving relatives include: wife, Joyce Wilmoth of Moss; daughters, Diana (Jonathan) Baldwin of Franklin, Ky. and Penny (Tony) Maxfield of Allons; son , Rodney (Angel) Wilmoth of Forney, Tx.; mother, Roselean Wilmoth; brother, Ronnie Wilmoth, both of Moss; nine grandchildren and four great grandchildren. As well as a host friend and neighbors that will mourn his passing.
Friends and Family served as pallbearers.
Upton-Hay Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements.

Lucy Hammock
Lucy Hammock, 71, of Celina, passed away Mar. 11 at Livingston Regional Hospital. Funeral services were held at Upton Hay Funeral Home with Kenneth Beaty officiating. Interment followed at Lynn Cemetery.
She was born May 7, 1950 in Celina. She worked inside the home providing for her family. She enjoyed chewing tobacco, playing cards, shopping, Elvis and meal with the family.
She was preceded in death by: parents; B and Lola (Coffman) Dillon; spouse, Arvil Hammock; son, Jason Hammock; sister, Thelma Key; brothers, Jeff Tidwell and Jube Dillon.
Surviving relatives include: son, Adam (Shauna) Hammock; daughter, Crystal Hammock; grandchildren, Eligah Morgan, Aiden Hammock, Brady Pennington, Kenira Hammock, Ethan Hales and Andrew Hales; brothers John, Junior, Clark and Winton Dillon; sisters, Viola Dillon, Sammye Chitwood and Imogene Dillon; special son in law Robert Adams. As well as a host of friends and neighbors that will mourn her passing.
Pallbearers included: Cody, Adam, Anthony, Clark, Eligah, Aiden and Brady.
Upton-Hay Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements.

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