Ollie “Buster” Stanley, 90 of Williamson, formerly Turkey Creek, Ky., passed away Monday, June 17, 2013 at his residence. He ws born March 18, 1923 at Piso, Ky., to the late James E. “Ned” and Ida Nichols Maynard. He is also preceded in death by his first wife, Josephine Maynard, two sons, Jack Maynard and Rex Maynard, brothers, Glenn, Otto and James E. Maynard, sisters, Pearl King and Betty Davis.
He was a retired salesman for Montgomeery Ward and a veteran of the US Navy.
He is survived by his wife Gracie Mae Stanley, one son, Larry Maynard of Ypsilanti, Mich., three sisters, Opal Cool of Winchester, Ky., Lou Emma Chaffin of Meta, Ky., and Bobbie Leslie of Mt. Olivet, Ky., adopted daughter, Gracie Carrillo of Phelps, grandchildren, Lisa O’Bryan, Randi Crews, Winnie Maynard and Dedee Brown, step grandchildren, Timothy Stanley, Roy L Stanley and Ervil Stanley Jr., seven great grandchildren, five step great grandchildren, sister-in-laws, Yvonne Taylor, Lassie Ratliff, Patrica Hall, Sandy Barker and Loma Ford, brother-in-law, William Endicott and a host of loving nieces, nephews, family and friends.
Funeral services will be conducted at 2 p.m. Friday June 21, 2013 at R. E. Rogers Funeral Home with Mikey Smith, Jimmy Stanley and Lee Dotson officiating. Burial will follow at the Piso Cemetery, Piso with Gracie Carrillo, Lisa O’Bryan, Troy O’Bryan, Dedee Brown, Timothy Stanley and Roy Stanley serving as pallbearers.
Visitation will be after 6 p.m. Wednesday and Thursday night at the funeral home with special singing both nights at 7 p.m.
R. E. Rogers Funeral Home of Belfry, is in charge of arrangements. Online condolences at rerogersfuneralhome.com.