Washington County Obits





Chester Lance Thompson, 80, died Saturday, Feb. 9, 2019, in Louisville.

He was a native of Mackville, retired from General Electric, a Kentucky Colonel, served in the Kentucky National Guard and was a member of Cedar Creek Baptist Church and U.S. Trotting Association.

He was preceded in death by his parents, Dudley James and Lorna Sparks Thompson and brother, Jim Thompson.

He is survived by his wife, Lois; son, Jason (Melissa); grandchildren, Jamie, Jessica, Jonathan, Jacob and Joanna and brothers, Bill and Dudley Reid.

His funeral was 10 a.m. Thursday, Feb. 14, at Fern Creek Funeral Home, in Louisville, with burial at Peters Cemetery in Mackville.

Memorial gifts may take the form of contributions to his church.

(SS Wed Feb 20, 2019)






Omar William Warner, 81, of Springfield, passed away at 1:58 a.m., Friday, Feb. 15, 2019, at Spring View Hospital in Lebanon.

A native of Washington County, he was born Nov. 9, 1937, to the late Randall and Ruth Thompson Warner.

He was a farmer.

Preceding him in death was his sister, Hattie K. Newby.

Survivors include a daughter Marsha Graves of Lebanon; his son William Omar Graves and several nieces and nephews.

Cremation was chosen and a private family service will be held later.

Carey & Son Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.

(SS Wed Feb 20, 2019)