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George Farrow Preston 

1924 - 2013

George Farrow Preston, age 89, of Louisa, died Wednesday, April 3, 2013 at J.J. Jordan Geriatric Center of Louisa, KY. George was born January 17, 1924 in Huntington, WV. He is the son of the late Curt and the late Gussie (Childers) Preston.

He was a retired sales clerk.

He is survived by his loving wife, Vina (Jennings) Preston, five Daughters and four Sons. Daughters include: Judy Preston Petzo (David) of Grove Port, Ohio, Celia Layne (Mike) of Langley Ky, Betty Fyffe Blair of New York, Willa Dean May (Freddie) of Louisa, Charlotte McIntosh (Paul) of Radcliff,Ky. Sons include: Danny Preston(Sharon)of Florida, George Lynn Preston (Rose) of Louisa, James Gary Preston (Karen) of Louisa, and Ricky Joe Preston of Wayne WV. He also leaves behind 21 Grandchildren, 35 Great Grandchildren, 7 great-great Grandchildren and 4 Brothers, Paul, Jimmy, Teddy & Gary.

Mr. Preston was preceded in death by his parents, two brothers, one son, Fred, and two grandchildren,Tina Gail and Fredrick Lee.

Friends may call from 6pm to 8 pm Friday April 5, 2013 at Wilson Funeral Home in Louisa Ky

Funeral Services will be held on Saturday April 6, 2013 at Wilson Funeral Home at 11:00 am. Burial will follow in Greenlawn Cemetery.

Arrangements entrusted to Wilson Funeral Home Louisa, Ky.

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Gene T. Meade

1930 - 2013

Gene T. Meade, age 82, of Louisa, died Tuesday, April 2, 2013 at Three Rivers Medical Center of Louisa, KY, following a recent illness. Mr. Meade was born on September 21, 1930 in Nats Creek, KY. He is the son of the late Earl and the late Flossie (Miller) Meade.  He was a proud and accomplished concrete worker. 

He is survived by his loving wife, Mary Lou (Vanhoose) Meade and three daughters; Buretta Meade, Karen Wellman and Donna Thomas and a son Michael Garland. Gene was the Brother of two sisters; Lorene Absten, Juanita Branham and two brothers; "Tip" Meade and Lloyd Meade. He also has five grandchildren and four great-grandchildren. 

Mr. Meade was preceded in death by his brother, Dan Meade and all three of his sons; Arlen Meade, Dennis Meade, Herman Meade. 

The funeral will be held 1:00 pm on Saturday, April 6, 2013 at Walnut Grove Free Will Baptist Church, with Rev. Jimmy Vanhoose officiating. Burial will follow in Meade Cemetery. 

Calling hours will be Thursday, April 4th from 4 to 9 pm at Wilson Funeral Home and after 4:00 pm on Friday April 5, 2013 at the Walnut Grove Free Will Baptist Church.  Arrangements are under the direction of Wilson Funeral Home Louisa,Ky.  Online condolences can be made at

Anson Charles Kimble

1960 - 2013


Anson Charles Kimble, 52, of Ulysses, Ky. passed away Tuesday, April 2, 2013 at Community Hospice Care Center in Ashland, Ky. He was born September 17, 1960 in Winter Park, Florida a son of the late Candi Balderson and Janet Austin Kimble.

Survivors include, two daughters, Janet Nashala Kimble Hammond of Ulysses, Ky.; Joan Candie Kimble also of Ulysses, Ky.; one son, Anson Charles Wells of Ulysses, Ky.; one brother, Milan Kimble of Florida; one sister, Jenny Ann Kimble Farrell of Florida; 3 Grandchildren.

Graveside service will be conducted 2:00 PM Friday, April 5, 2012 at the Hannah-Kirk Cemetery, Lowmansville, Ky. with Pastor Darryl Ratliff officiating.

Visitation will be 10.00 am til 1:00 PM Friday at Young Funeral Home.