LAUREL COUNTY, Ky. —
Vanhook said Bales would receive an honorary escort from the funeral home to Ky. 192 to Ky. 312.
“We will stop at the Keavy Fire Department for a few minutes for a final tribute, then go on to the (Locust Grove Cemetery),” Vanhook added. “Every fire department in the county will have a unit in the processional as well as West Knox, Corbin, and a unit from Nicholasville.”
Surviving Bales is his wife Gail Willis Bales; a daughter Cindy Bales and husband Paul of Manchester; a son Michael Bales of Keavy; his mother Beatrice Owens Bales; mother-in-law Joyce Willis; and two brothers Harold Bales and wife Carolyn and Richard Bales and wife Laura, all of London.