December 11, 1977 - October 21, 2014
Holly Lynn Cole Vogel age 37 of Wilmington passed away Tuesday evening October 21, 2014 at her residence with her family by her side. She was born December 11, 1977 in Portsmouth, Ohio the daughter of the late Tommy Cole. She loved having parties on special occasions for her kids and family members. She is survived by her mother, Cindy Winkle and step father, Floyd Winkle; three children, Lacey Colwell, Casey Cole and Dalton Thompson; one grandchild, Isaiah Colwell; four siblings, Tommy (Juanita) Cole, Clayton (Rhiannon) Cole, Donny (Amanda) Cole and Amanda (Josh Lightner) Newland; grandparents, Virginia (Joe) Montavon and Robert (Dorothy) Arledge. Visitation will be held 11:00 a.m. until 1:00 p.m. Saturday October 25, 2014 at the Turner & Son Funeral Home in Hillsboro. Funeral services will take place following visitation at 1:00 p.m. at the Turner & Son Funeral Home. Pastor Cottrill will be officiating. Burial will follow in the Evergreen Cemetery in Peebles. Memorial contributions may be made to the family in c/o Turner & Son Funeral Home, P.O. Box 127 Hillsboro, Ohio 45133. For more information or to leave the family a condolence, please visit www.turnerfuneralhomes.cc.
October 5, 1935 - October 21, 2014
Elnora Barnes age 79 of Hillsboro died Tuesday morning October 21, 2014 at the Laurels in Hillsboro. She was born October 5, 1935 in Waymansville, Indiana the daughter of the late Frank and Esther Vogt Baute. Mrs. Barnes had worked in housekeeping in nursing facilities. She was a member of the Red Hats Society and the Bird Watchers Club. She is survived by one daughter, Deidra (Richard) Dumpert of Buford, one son, Dwight Barnes of Wilmington, four grandchildren, Ivan Dumpert, Alisa Hehl, Brittany Barnes and Priscilla Nickerson, nine great grandchildren, Clayton, Mason, Kolton, Wyatt, Dalton, Cole, Matthew, Tristen and Luke, two sisters, Evelyn Fetter and Earline (Delbert) Woodson of Columbus, Indiana and one brother, Francis (Ethel) Baute of Columbus, Indiana. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, William J. Barnes, one son, Billie Lee Barnes and one grandson, Christopher Barnes. Services will be held 11:00 a.m. Friday, October 24th at the Davis-Turner Funeral Home in Lynchburg. Leo Kuhn will officiate. Burial will follow in the Dayton National Cemetery. Friends may call on Friday from 10:00 a.m. until 11:00 a.m. at the Davis-Turner Funeral Home. Memorial contributions may be made to the Highland County Humane Society, P. O. Box 471, Hillsboro, Ohio 45133. Condolences may be sent by visiting www.turnerfuneralhomes.cc
September 29, 1946 - October 21, 2014
Anthony Allen Ward, age 68, of Hillsboro, passed away Tuesday afternoon, October 21, 2014 at his home. He was born September 29, 1946, in Cincinnati, the son of the late Lorinza and Mazella (Elkins) Ward. He was a veteran of the United States Army, having served during the Vietnam War and was a life member of the Hillsboro V.F.W. Post 9094. On January 22, 1980, in Goshen, he married his wife of thirty-four years, Joanne (Lee) Ward, and she survives. He is also survived by a son, Kenneth Wayne Ward of Tennessee; eight siblings, Alice (Ken) Arant of Milford, Phillip (Robin) Ward of Loveland, John Ward Sr. of West Union, Marilyn Powell of Toledo, Timothy (Barbara) Ward of Hillsboro, Kathy (Randy) Taylor of Mason, John Ward, Jr. of West Union and Tina Agnew of Cuba; a sister-in-law, Teresa Ward of Peebles, as well as many nieces and nephews. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by a son, Anthony Allen Ward, Jr. and a brother, David Ward. Funeral services will be 2:00 p.m. Friday, October 24, 2014 at the Turner & Son Funeral Home in Hillsboro. Pastor Anthony Skipworth will officiate. Burial with military honors presented by the Highland County Honor Guard will follow in the Union Cemetery near Taylorsville. Friends may call from 12:00 p.m. until the time of the service at 2:00 p.m. on Friday at the funeral home. For more information or to access our on-line register, please visit www.turnerfuneralhomes.cc.
Johnson Sr., James
November 10, 1945 - October 18, 2014
James Lee Jim Johnson Sr. age 68 of Hillsboro died unexpectedly Saturday, October 18, 2014 at his home. He was born November 10, 1945 in Monroe, Ohio the son of the late Boyd Lovick and Anna Catherine Greene Johnson. Mr. Johnson was a 1963 graduate of the Little Miami High School where he played trumpet in the band. He attended Wilmington College, farmed and sold farm machinery for several years where he made numerous friends. Mr. Johnson worked for Greenfield Implement and was presently employed with Baxla Tractor. He is survived by his companion, Teresa Gall Trimm of Hillsboro, one son, James Lee (Jodi) Johnson Jr., two grandchildren, Matthew and Cali Johnson all of Turners Station, Kentucky, longtime friend, Flossie Gall of Hillsboro and several nieces and nephews. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by two brothers, Richard and Herbert Johnson and one sister, Juanita Keller. Jim had a lifelong passion for tractor pulling which began in the late 1950s when he and his brother Herb and Herbs wife Louise began pulling with a Farmall M. That same Farmall M was recently freshened up so that Jim and his son could take the grandkids to winter tractor pulls now that they are big enough to help their papaw. Jim had several tractors in his pulling career, a 460 Farmall in the 60s and 70s; an 806 in the mid to late 70s; a 1066 in the 70s; he and his brother pulled a D21 in the 80s; the Farmall M that started it all in the 50s was pulled again starting in the mid 80s until early in 2000. He also ran a triple 6 with his good friend Paul Yates. Tractor pulling was a passion he shared with his son and the love of the sport has taken hold with his grandchildren as well. His granddaughters first thought when she found out papaw was gone, was that she wouldnt get to go to the Farm Machinery Show in Louisville Kentucky with papaw. He will be sadly missed by his family and friends. Services will be held 1:00 p.m. Thursday, October 23rd at the Turner & Son Funeral Home in Hillsboro. Jim Whitt will officiate. Friends may call on Thursday from 11:00 a.m. until 1:00 p.m. at the Turner & Son Funeral Home in Hillsboro. Memorial contributions may be made to Community Care Hospice, P. O. Box 123, Wilmington, Ohio 45177 or to the American Cancer Society, 2806 Reading Road, Cincinnati, Ohio 45206. Condolences may sent to the family by visiting www.turnerfuneralhomes.cc
December 20, 1932 - October 17, 2014
Charles Junior Winkle age 81 of Lynchburg died Friday morning October 17, 2014 at his home. He was born December 20, 1932 in Willettsville, Ohio the son of the late Charles Russell and Betty Jane Hart Winkle. Mr. Winkle had retired after thirty years of service as a supervisor with the Cincinnati Milacron Company in Mt. Orab. He was a U.S. Army Veteran of the Korean War. He is survived by his wife, Janet Williams Winkle who he had married on May 28, 1954, three children, Lori (Mike) Creditt of Lynchburg, Susan (Les) Wylie of Middletown, Jan (Bonnie) Winkle of Lynchburg, four grandchildren, Timothy (Michelle) Creditt of Lynchburg, Eric Rosselott of Middletown, Zane Kern of Kettering, Chad Creditt of Lynchburg, five great grandchildren, Caleb, Riley and Ryan Creditt, Emilee Kern and Reese Rosselott, one sister, Christine Julliard of Pricetown and several nieces and nephews. In addition to his parents, He was preceded in death by three sisters, Helen Martin, Amy Pendall and Goldie Parker. Services will be held 1:00 p.m. Monday, October 20th at the Davis-Turner Funeral Home in Lynchburg. Chaplain Craig Dove will officiate. Burial, with military honors presented by the Highland County Honor Guard, will follow in the Lynchburg Masonic Cemetery. Friends may call on Monday from 11:00 a.m. until 1:00 p.m. at the Davis-Turner Funeral Home in Lynchburg. Memorial contributions may be made to Community Care Hospice, P. O. Box 123, Wilmington, Ohio 45177. Condolences may be sent to the family by visiting www.turnerfuneralhomes.cc
May 6, 1927 - October 11, 2014
Winifred C. Prenat, age 87, of Miamisburg, went to the Lord on Saturday, October 11, 2014. She was born on May 6, 1927, in Buford, Ohio to the late Branson Worley and Ruth (Lewis) Landen. Winifred (Winnie) attended Buford High School, where she was the class valedictorian and a cheerleader. She was a loving wife, mother, sister, and grandmother, and her sweet nature and funny sense of humor will always be remembered by her family and friends. If you were lucky enough to be loved to pieces by Winnie, then you truly were blessed. She is survived by her two sons, Keith Prenat and Randy Prenat, and daughter-in-law Laurie Prenat, all of Miamisburg; six grandchildren, Shane (Lynn) Prenat, Kris (Joel Mitchell) Prenat, Toni (Jerry) Malott, Amber (Eric) Dailey, Dusten Prenat, and Zach (Kelley) Prenat; sixteen great grandchildren, as well as many other loving family members and close friends. Winnies family would like to express their deepest gratitude and thanks to Michele Groleski and her family and friends, who took such wonderful care of Winnie in her final years. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband of sixty-five years, James F. Prenat; a son, Todd N. Prenat, a brother, William E. Landen, and two sisters, Kate Kress and Leona Brewer. Funeral services will be held at 11:a.m. Saturday, October 18, 2014 at the Davis-Turner Funeral Home in Lynchburg. Bob Stevens will officiate. Burial will follow in the Buford Cemetery. Visitation will be from 10:00 a.m. until the time of the service at 11:00 a.m. at the funeral home on Saturday. Following the burial, family and friends will be received in Winnies honor beginning at 2:30 p.m. at the Miamisburg Minerva #98 F & AM Lodge Temple, 116 South 2nd Street, Miamisburg on Saturday. Memorial contributions may be made to the Hospice of Dayton, 324 Wilmington Avenue, Dayton, Ohio 45420 or the Alzheimers Association, 644 Linn Street, Suite 1026, Cincinnati, Ohio 45203.
July 9, 1934 - October 9, 2014
Marjorie R. Thompson Harner age 80 of Hillsboro passed away Thursday October 9, 2014 at the Crestwood Ridge Skilled Nursing & Rehab. She was born July 9, 1934 in Cynthiana, Kentucky the daughter of the late Stanley Barnes and Helen (Gillock) Collins. Mrs. Harner worked at Peebles Department store in Wilmington for 20 years and she also worked as a manager at The Patterry antiques and gifts in Wilmington. She loved baking Grannys Pies for the Christmas Around Sabina each year as well as cooking dinners for the Martinsville Lions Club and the Martinsville Senior Citizens. She served as a Presiding Judge for the Board of Elections in Clinton Co. She also enjoyed shopping, antiques and collecting dolls. She is survived by her husband, Charles Chuck Harner of Sabina; four sons, Terry (Pat) Thompson of Wilmington, Nick (Sue) Thompson of Hillsboro, Tom (Vickie) Thompson of Hillsboro and Ned (Sonia) Thompson of Wilmington; ten grandchildren, Matthew (Sara) Thompson of Edgewood, KY, Kathleen (Travis) Schweller of Loveland, OH, Kimberly (Chris) Sexton of Hillsboro, Stephanie (Scott) Miller of Hillsboro, Haley Thompson of Hillsboro, Danialle (Ryan) Horner of Ft. Stewart, GA, Megan Thompson of Hillsboro, James "J.R." Thompson of Wilmington, Amber Thompson of Wilmington and Bridgette Thompson of Wilmington; fourteen great grandchildren, Charlie Thompson, Laurel Schweller, Sara Sexton, Rachel Sexton, Nathan Sexton, Bailey Horner, Chris Horner, Cody Horner, Molly Vance, Andrew Pridemore, Robbie Miller, McKenzie Hamm, Syndie Hamm and Jacob Hamm; three brothers, Charles (Joyce) Barnes of Kansas City, MO, Jack (Merry) Chestnut of Hillsborough, NC and Bobby Barnes of Cynthiana, KY; a step sister, Erma Chestnut Ausman of Greenfield; a sister-in-law, Barbara Barnes of Franklin; a brother-in-law, Fred Burton of Hillsboro and several nieces and nephews. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her first husband, James Allen Thompson on January 11, 1982; a granddaughter, Melissa Hamm; two brothers, Paul and Kenny Barnes; a sister, Carol Burton; three step brothers, Austin, Cecil and Delbert Chestnut; two step sisters, Alice and Minnie. Friends may call on Tuesday, October 14, 2014 from 5:00 p.m. until 8:00 p.m. at the Turner & Son Funeral Home, in Hillsboro. Funeral services will be held at 11:00 a.m. on Wednesday, October 15, 2014 at the Turner & Son Funeral Home. Burial will take place in the Hillsboro Cemetery following services. Rev. Derek Russell will officiate. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be sent to the American Cancer Society, 2808 Reading Road, Cincinnati, OH 45206 or to the Community Care Hospice, P. O. Box 123, Wilmington, OH 45177. For more information or to leave the family a condolence, please visit www.turnerfuneralhomes.cc.