Nona Martin Osborne, 91, of Lexington, formerly of Bourbon County, widow of Clarence A. Osborne, died Friday, January 2, 2004. Born February 4, 1912 in Powell County, she was the daughter of the late Willie and Etta Grayson Martin. She was a member of the Hutchison Methodist Church and a former cook for Jerry's Restaurant, Harrison Sanatorium, Ember's Inn and Griffin Gate, and was a former Hansley Mill employee. She is survived by a daughter, Lela Faye Duncan of Nicholasville; a sister, Gracie Cross of Georgetown; seven grandchildren; seventeen great grandchildren; and eight great great grandchildren. Two sons, Robert and Raymond Osborne, a daughter, Dorothy Marie McCann, seven brothers and a sister, are deceased. Services were conducted Monday, January 5, 2004, at the Hinton-Turner Funeral Home in Paris. Interment was in Evergreen Memory Gardens. Her grandsons served as casket bearers.
The Woodford Sun, Versailles, Kentucky, January 8, 2004