Davis Motor Sales banner ad

HENDERSON, KY - Ernest Berton Stone, age 87, of Henderson, KY, went to be with the Lord at 6:15am, Sunday, September 9, 2012, at St. Anthony's Hospice Lucy Smith King Care Center.

He was preceded in death by his mother, Elsie Zimmerman Howton Stone Bone, his father, Euriel Stone, four brothers: Eugene Stone, Vance Lee Stone, Coleman Howton and Henry "Buddy" Howton, and four sisters: Lena Floyd, Ellen Powell, Pearlie Robertson and Mabel Skaggs.

Mr. Stone loved his family and God's Word. He was an avid Bible reader. He was a member of New Hope Pentecostal Church. Over the years he held several church leadership roles including youth leader and Sunday School Teacher. He received awards for perfect attendance for fourteen consecutive years to Sunday School.

Berton was a Kentucky Colonel. He worked for twenty years at Delker Bros. in Henderson and then retired from Karges Furniture in Evansville after twenty four years of service.

Survivors include: Wife of 63 years: Ruby Riley Stone Henderson, KY; 1 Daughter: Karen Stone Carter and husband Rick Henderson, KY; 2 Grandchildren: Amanda Murray and husband Ryan Henderson, KY, Richard Carter Henderson, KY; 2 Sisters: Lucille Nantz, husband the late Howard Nantz Henderson, KY, Mary Frances Walker, husband the late Leonard Walker Henderson, KY; Nieces and Nephews.

Funeral Services will be conducted at 2:00 PM, Wednesday, September 12, 2012 at Benton-Glunt Funeral Home, Henderson, KY. Rev. Tony Payne officiating, with The Rev. Roger Walker assisting. Burial will be in Fernwood Cemetery, Henderson, KY.

Friends may call from 4:00 – 8:00 PM on Tuesday and from 11:00 AM until service time on Wednesday at Benton-Glunt Funeral Home, Henderson, KY.

Expressions of sympathy may take the form of contributions to: New Hope Pentecostal Church or St. Anthony's Hospice Lucy Smith King Care Center.

Pallbearers for Mr. Stone will be: Damon Nantz, Danny Nantz, Donald Nantz, Dwight Nantz, James C. "Jimmy" Owens, Jr., David A. Riley, Ralph E. Riley, Dr. Randal Walker and Rev. Phillip Walker.

Posted on 2/2/14
3/13 - 16
3/13 - 16

Most Read This Week

February 21, 2015 7137

Traffic Advisory for Western Kentucky

in Top News For All Sites by KTC
February 25, 2015 6278

Multi-Agency Investigation Nets Large-Scale Meth…

in Top News For All Sites by Trooper Stu Recke
February 24, 2015 6171

Two Charged in Central City Meth Bust

in Local (Muhlenberg) Top News by Trooper Stu Recke
February 22, 2015 5952

Easter Cuties Pageant in Memory of Shanice Bean

in Top News For All Sites Touching Hopkins by Tammy Holloway, SurfKY News
February 25, 2015 5902

New Asian Restaurant Coming to Madisonville

in Local (Hopkins) Top News by Gary Gates, SurfKY News
February 21, 2015 5701

Local Administrators Warn Employees to Watch for…

in Top News For All Sites by Tammy Holloway, SurfKY News

Most Read This Month

February 12, 2015

UPDATE: Name of Pennyrile Fatality Officially…

in Top News For All Sites Touching Hopkins by Doreen Dennis, SurfKY News
February 09, 2015

Police Pursue Man after Fight at Taco Bell

in Local (Hopkins) Top News by Madisonville Police Department/Hopkins County Detention Center

Stories Trending Today

February 28, 2015 2003

City's Parking Ordinances to be Strictly Enforced…

in Local (Hopkins) Top News by Doreen Dennis, SurfKY News
February 27, 2015 1485

Madisonville Police Arrest Reports - Feb. 27, 2015

in Hopkins News by Madisonville Police Department
February 27, 2015 1287

Hopkins County Sheriff's Reports Released

in Hopkins News by Hopkins County Sheriff's Office
February 27, 2015 1180

Tim Thomas to Speak at Rescheduled Black History…

in Top News For All Sites Touching Hopkins by Tammy Holloway, SurfKY News
February 27, 2015 1142

AIRPLAY: Travis Dukes Makes Stop for Jam Session

in Top News For All Sites by Paul McRee, SurfKY News
February 27, 2015 977

Mustangs Fall to McLean County in Three Overtime…

in Local (Muhlenberg) Top News by Steve LeMaster
February 27, 2015 969

Tips for Travelers Considering a Cruise

in General News For All Sites by SurfKY News
February 27, 2015 965

How to Reduce Greenhouse Gas Emissions at Home

in General News For All Sites by SurfKY News
February 27, 2015 941

Whitfield Presses Health Secretary on Obamacare…

in General News For All Sites by Marty Irby
February 27, 2015 894

The Potentially Harmful Effects of Mold in Your…

in General News For All Sites by SurfKY News