Mildred Bate Molton - 1918-2007 Mrs. Mildred Bate Molton, 89, of Haldeman, passed away Wednesday evening, Oct. 17, 2007, in Meadowview Regional Medical Center in Maysville following a brief illness. She was born April 20, 1918, in Rowan County, Ky., to the late Harry A. Bate and Sophia Stone Bate. Besides her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, George Henry Molton; two sons, James David Molton and George Harry “Joe” Molton; five brothers, Elwood, Edgar, Fielden, Maurice and Lawrence; three sisters, Hazel, Mina and Mae; and a grandson, Chris Molton. Mrs. Molton attended Haldeman Church of God and was retired from Cowden’s Manufacturing Co. after 27 years of service. She enjoyed sewing, quilting, crafts and reading. She is survived by two sons, Duke (Jill) Molton and Bill (Janie) Molton, both of Olive Hill, Ky.; two daughters, Barbara Waggoner and Etta (Jack) McHugh, both of Maysville, Ky.; 14 grandchildren; two great-granddaughters; and several nieces, nephews and other relatives and friends. Funeral services will be at 3 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 20, 2007, in the chapel of Lane-Stucky-Gray Funeral Home in Morehead with the Rev. Don Rivers officiating. Burial will be in Brown Cemetery. Friends may call after 5 p.m. today, Oct. 19, 2007, at the funeral home. Serving as pallbearers will be Duke Molton, Bill Molton, John McHugh, Ricky Parker, George Molton, Scott Molton, Greg Molton, Tim Molton and Cameron Molton. View or sign the guestbook at lanestuckygray.com.
Submitted by: Linda Cheeks Pittano