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William A. Cheek II

1946 -- 2018

 

William A. (Bill) Cheek of Duluth, GA passed into the arms of his Lord on March 11, 2018 at the age of 71.

Bill was born on March 20, 1946 to William A. and Nancy B. Cheek in Louisa, Kentucky, where his father was an educator, high school principal and county superintendent of schools for over 36 years. Bill excelled in sports, playing football, basketball and baseball, as well as running track at Louisa High School. Upon graduation, he attended the University of Kentucky, where he was a member of Sigma Alpha Epsilon fraternity. While at college he earned his private pilot’s license and a 2nd Lieutenant Commission through the ROTC program. He was proud to serve 5 years in the United States Army graduating from Ranger school, earning his helicopter license, and being a member of the 5th Special Forces Group (Airborne). He attained the rank of Captain, and completed his service in December, 1974.

While at U.K., Bill met the former Beverly Laise. They married in 1973 and moved to Atlanta in 1974. Over the next 35 years Bill traveled extensively as part of a long and successful career in the field of chemical/mineral sales. Bill was a member of Berkeley Hills Country Club, and later the Atlanta Athletic Club, where he and Bev enjoyed playing tennis, and where Bill was an avid golfer. He attended Northpoint Community Church. 

Bill loved travelling with his friends and family, the U.S military, fly fishing, the UK Wildcats, and a day at the beach with his music playing, and a good cigar. Most of all he loved his wife of 44 years, Bev, his sons William Burgess Cheek and Jeffrey Hayes Cheek (Michelle) and grandchildren Brooks and Ansley, all of Brookhaven, GA, who survive him. Bill is also survived by his sister Vicki Derifield (Gary) of Frankfort. Ky.

 

Albert Maynard

1936 -- 2018

 

Albert Maynard, 81, of Norwalk, formerly of Berlin Heights, passed away on February 7, 2018 at his home surrounded by his family.

He was born on February 15, 1936 in Gallup, KY and has lived in the Berlin Heights area since 1957. He worked as a truck driver for many years. He loved fishing and hunting and spending time with his family.

He is survived by his children Richard (Stacey) Maynard, of Norwalk, Carla (Steve) Kobza, of Berlin Heights, Brenda Turner, of Berlin Heights, Penny (Robert) Striker, of Norwalk, two sisters Joyce Terry and Virginia Thompson, both of Louisa, KY, 16 grandchildren, 28 great-grandchildren, two great-great grandchildren, and numerous nieces and nephews.

He was preceded in death by his wife Ardielee (Castle) Maynard, his parents, John and Lucille (Boyd) Pridemore, a son-in-law Jackie Turner, and several siblings.

Friends may call on Saturday from 11:00 am until the time of services at 1:00 pm at the Morman-Hinman-Tanner Funeral Home, 38 South Street, Berlin Heights. Burial will follow at Riverside Cemetery in Berlin Heights.

Online condolences may be left at mormanfuneralhome.com Memorials may be made to the family in care of the funeral home.

 

Bobby J. Campbell 

1933 -- 2018

 

Bobby J. Campbell 85 of Louisa, KY went home to be with the Lord on Saturday March 17, 2018 following a brief illness.

Bobby was born Jan. 31, 1933 at Lebanon, VA, the son of the late Barkley and Sadie Blankenship Campbell. He was a retired supervisor for American Electric Power, a member of the Louisa Free Will Baptist Church, and a United States Army Veteran.

Survivors include his loving wife Violet Wright Campbell, two sisters Faye Barton and Betty Yates, a brother Ted Campbell, his caregiver Janet Young, and a host of friends and loved ones.

Funeral services will be held on Tuesday March 20, 2018 at 1:00 pm at the Louisa Free Will Baptist Church with Rev. Vinny Vanhoose officiating. Burial will follow in the Yatesville Memorial Gardens.

Friends may visit the family on Tuesday from 11:00 am until time of services at the Louisa Free Will Baptist Church.

Care has been entrusted to Wilson Funeral Home.