Louis Clinton VanHook

Male 1909 - 1998


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  • Born  20 Dec 1909  Pulaski, KY Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender  Male 
    Died  24 Jan 1998  Stanford, Lincoln, KY Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Buried  27 Jan 1998  Buffalo Springs Cemetery, Lincoln, KY Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Father  Oscar Ralston VanHook,   b. 21 Oct 1882, Pulaski, KY Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 26 Apr 1943, Lincoln, KY Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Mother  Esther Sonora Price,   b. 8 Apr 1891,   d. 22 Feb 1972, Danville, Boyle, KY Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family  Ophelia Owen Spires,   b. 19 Apr 1917, Lincoln, KY Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 19 Feb 2007, Gwinnet Medical Center, Lawrenceville, GA Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married  3 Nov 1935 
    Children 
     1. Living
     2. Living
     3. Living
    Last Modified  20 Apr 2015 
    Family ID  F1058  Group Sheet

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    Oscar and Esther VanHook
    Oscar and Esther VanHook
    This picture of Oscar Ralston VanHook (1882-1943) and Esther Sonora (Price) VanHook (1891-1972) was taken around the end of 1910 or early 1911. Their son and daughter (Louis Clinton VanHook and Viola Sue VanHook) are in their laps. Viola was born 15 Dec 1910.
    Esther VanHook and Children
    Esther VanHook and Children
    This picture was taken in the 1960's in Danville, Ky. (living room of Reed "Sonny" and Anna Pearl Nichols). Standing (left to right) are: Louis Clinton VanHook, Ralph Crawford VanHook, James Orville VanHook, Samuel William VanHook, Russell Edward VanHook and Joseph Carroll VanHook. Seated are: Anna Pearl (VanHook) Nichols, Esther Sonora (Price) VanHook and Nell Rose (VanHook) Sprinkles.
    Viola, Orville and Louis VanHook (taken 1913)- oldest children of Oscar Ralston VanHook & Esther Sonora Price
    Viola, Orville and Louis VanHook (taken 1913)- oldest children of Oscar Ralston VanHook & Esther Sonora Price

  • Notes 
    • Boyle County Obituaries - 26 Jan 1998

      Louis C. VanHook
      STANFORD - Louis C. VanHook, 88, of McKinney Court died Saturday at home.
      Born Dec. 30, 1909, in Pulaski County, he was a son of the late Oscar and Esther Price VanHook. He was retired after working 30 years with Local No. 452 Plumbers and Pipefitters Union in Lexington. He belonged to Stanford Baptist Church, Lincoln Lodge No. 60, F&AM, and was a Navy veteran of World War II.
      Survivors include his wife Ophelia Spires VanHook; a son, Bob VanHook of Atlanta, Ga.; two daughters, Sharon Kayes of Atlanta and Pat Hardin of Lexington; four brothers, Russell VanHook of Beech Grove, Ind., Ralph VanHook of Scottsville and Sam and J.C. VanHook, both of Lexington; two sisters, Ann Nichols of Danville and Nell Sprinkles of Orlando, Fla.; 10 grandchildren; and five great-grandchildren.
      The funeral will be held at 2 p.m. Tuesday at Fox Funeral Home by the Rev. Tim Boschen. Burial will be in Buffalo Springs Cemetery.
      Pallbearers will be Ryan VanHook, Kevin Kayes, Ronnie Lawrence, Otis Cave, Jerry and Larry Mullins. Honorary pallbearers will be ushers of Stanford Baptist Church.
      Visitation is 6-9 p.m. today. Masonic services will be 8 p.m. today by Lincoln Lodge No. 60, F&AM.
      Memorials may go to Heritage Hospice of Danville or American Cancer Society.