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Obituaries

  • Charles O. May, 82

    BEDFORD-, Ky.—Charles O. May, 82 of Bedford, died Thursday, Feb. 19, 2015, at the Carroll County Memorial Hospital in Carrollton. He was born in Trimble County on June 20, 1932, the son of Charles and Hallie Harmon May.
    He is survived by his wife, Rawena Aldridge May, three sons: Jeff May, Paul Scott May and Charles May, all of Milton; two brothers: Paul Sidney May of Carrollton and Warren May of Berea; two sisters: Barbara Reed of North Carolina and Eva Loring of New Castle; four grandchildren and six great-grandchildren.

  • Minnie A. Proctor, 76

    CARROLL COUNTY, Ky.—Minnie A. Proctor, 76 of Carroll County, died Friday, Feb. 19, 2015 at the Carroll County Memorial Hospital in Carrollton. She was born in Carrollton on Sept. 8, 1938 the daughter of Robert Wesley and Ruby Sharp Law.

  • Jessie Jewell Ginn Roederer, 91

    HENDERSON, Ky.—Jessie Roederer, age 91 of Henderson, passed away Friday, Feb. 20, 2015 at the Lucy Smith King Care Center under the care of St. Anthony’s Hospice.
    She was preceded in death by her husband, John A. Roederer in 1999, her parents, Carley Edward and Faynola Wallace Ginn and siblings, Robert Ginn, Mary Jo Cameron, Wanda Woods and Fay Powell.
    Jessie graduated in 1943 from Bryant & Stratton Business College in Louisville. She was bookkeeper for Sureway (Malone & Hyde Co.) for 23 years. She was a member of First United Methodist Church.

  • Ronald Burton, Sr., 57

    MILTON, Ky.—Ronald Eugene Burton, Sr., 57 of Milton, died Monday, Feb. 23, 2015, at King’s Daughters’ Hospital, Madison, Ind. He was born on March 31, 1957 in Louisville, to Donald and Margaret Ethel Sutherland Burton. He was a United States Army veteran and served during Operation Desert Shield/Storm.

  • Grace Hannah Wiley Callis, 91

    BEDFORD, Ky.—Grace Hannah Wiley Callis, 91 of Bedford, died at Green Valley Nursing Center in Carrollton, on Feb. 2, 2015. She was born on Oct. 17, 1922 to the late George and Mammie Williamson Wiley in Bedford.
    She is survived by three sons: Gary Callis (Jackie) and Ronald Callis (Tanyia), both of Bedford, and Terry Callis (Tammy) of Madison, Ind., her grandchildren, great-grandchildren and many family and friends.
    Grace was preceded in death by her parents, her husband Buell Callis, one son Charles Edward Callis and her brothers and sisters.

  • Edna Cox, 89

    MADISON, Ind.—Edna Cox, 89 of Madison, Ind., died Friday, Feb. 6, 2015 in Madison. She was born March 25, 1925 in Madison to Charles and Ida Giltner.
    She is survived by two daughters, Susan Goode-Moore (Chuck) of Arlington, Texas, and Beth Johnson (Monty) of Madison, Ind.; her son, Joe C. Cox (Nancy) of Columbus, Ohio; six grandchildren, one great-granddaughter and several nieces, nephews and other relatives.
    She was preceded in death by her parents, her husband of 59 years, Joe E. Cox, her brothers, Cecil, Luther and Charles Giltner.

  • Richard S. Duncan, 83

    LEXINGTON, Ind.—Richard S. Duncan, 83 of Lexington, Ind., died Monday, Feb. 9, 2015. He was born on July 22, 1942 in Milton to Wilbur and Opal Horine Duncan. He was a United States Army veteran of the Korean War.
    He is survived by his wife of 63 years, Doris M. Gray Duncan of Lexington, Ind.; two daughters, Vicki Scroggin of Lexington, Ind., and Denise Bryant (Mark) of Madison, Ind.; four grandchildren, five great-grandchildren,; his brother, James Duncan of Carrollton; his sister, Dorothy Jones of Madison, Ind.; and other relatives.

  • Paul Anthony Kunkel, 67

    BEDFORD, Ky.—Paul Anthony Kunkel, 67 of Bedford, died at his home on Jan. 30, 2015. Paul was born in Covington on Feb. 1, 1947, to the late Robert Kunkel and Catherine Broghammer Kunkel. He was a veteran of the U.S. Army National Guard.
    Paul is survived by his wife of 45 years, Nancy Kunkel of Bedford; his son Brian Kunkel (Carolee) of Bedford, his daughter, Anne Kunkel (Jason Pintler), of Boise, Idaho; three grandchildren; his siblings, Robert Kunkel (Karin), Kathleen Mains (Milton), Richard Kunkel (Sue), Jane Bush and Gloria Simpson (Jeff).

  • Carolyn P. Simons, 82

    PENDLETON, Ky.—Carolyn P. Simons, 82 of Pendleton, died on Tuesday, Feb. 3, 2015 at Signature Healthcare in Bedford. She was born on May 31, 1932 in Pendleton, to the late Wyatt and Dixie Kidwell Powell.
    Carolyn is survived by her children: Diane Horine (Bobby) of Pendleton, Brian Simons (Michelle) of Frankfort and Eric Simons of Pendleton; five grandchildren and one great-grandchild.
    She was preceded in death by her parents and her husband Edward C. Simons.

  • Wanda Lee Banks, 69

    BEDFORD, Ky.—Wanda Lee (McCarty) Banks, 69 of Bedford, died Sunday, Jan. 18, 2015 at her residence.  Born January 12, 1946 in Salyersville, she was the daughter of Marcus and Effie Margaret (Burton) McCarty, who preceded her in death. She was also preceded in death by one infant sister, Margaret M. McCarty; five brothers Thurman McCarty, Delmer McCarty, Kenneth McCarty, Junior McCarty and Glen McCarty.