.....Advertisement.....
.....Advertisement.....

Obituaries

  • Rev. Nancy Barton, 79

    The Rev. Nancy Barton, D.Min., 79, died on January 9, 2013.  

  • Alma Muriel Taylor Welch, 87

    Alma Muriel Taylor Welch, 87, Bedford, died Jan. 4, 2013, at the Norton Brownsboro Hospital in Louisville.

    She was born on March 31, 1925 in Carroll County, Ky., to the late Verni and Mary Alice Jones Taylor.

    She is survived by a daughter, Deborah McCane, Milton; a son, Brewier Wayne Welch, Wesley Chapel, Fla.; three sisters, Lena Edwards, Milton, Dorothy Williams, Morristown, Tenn., and Lola Vories, Campbellsburg; six grandchildren, 14 great-grandchildren, one great-great-grandchild and several nieces and nephews.

  • Dorothy Pierce Sanders Staples, 89

    Dorothy Pierce Sanders Staples, 89 of Bedford, died at the Carroll County Memorial Hospital on Dec. 29, 2012. She was born on Feb. 3, 1923 in Trimble County to the late James Pierce Sanders and Cleo Teague Sanders.

    Dorothy was preceded in death by her husband Cecil Staples, son Gary L. Staples, daughter Carole Jane, sister Virginia Greenwood, and brother Kenneth Sanders.

  • Cecil Harold Skaggs, Jr., 70

    Cecil Harold Skaggs, Jr., 70 of Bedford, died at his home in Trimble County on January 4, 2013.  He was born on March 8, 1942 to the late Cecil Harold Skaggs Sr. and Nellie Parrish Skaggs in Dayton, Ky.

  • James William ‘JW’ Norris, 64

    James William “JW” Norris, 64 formerly of Louisville and late of Bedford, died at his home. He was born Aug. 23, 1948 in Stanton, Ky. to the late William Elwood Norris and Wavelyn Kincaid Norris.  He was an Army veteran of the Vietnam War.   

    He is survived by a son: James W. Norris, Jr., of Stanton, Ky., a daughter: Pam Martin of Brandenburg, Ky.; brothers Hank Crowe, Jr., John Norris, Steve Norris, Joseph Norris and Mark Norris; sisters Harriet Heath, Barbara Zoeller, Margaret Utley and Jackie Brown; and two grandchildren.

  • Gladys Bolden Bond

    Gladys Bolden Bond of Bedford, Ky., formerly of Vevay, Ind., died Sunday Dec. 23, 2012, in Bedford.

    Funeral services were Friday, Dec. 28, at Haskell and Morrison Funeral Home, Vevay, Ind., with The Rev. Mike Sawalich and the Rev. Peter Phillips officiating. Interment was at Vevay Cemetery, Vevay, Ind.

    Mrs. Bond was born in Florence, Ind., to Vernon E. and Leona M. Vashing Bolden. She was raised in Markland, Ind., and Florence, Ind.

  • Lucy Mae Cole Webster, 78

    Lucy Mae Cole Webster, 78, of Hanover, Ind., died Tuesday, Dec. 25, 2012, at St. Mary’s Hospital, Evansville, Ind. She was born Feb. 7, 1934, in College Hill, Ky., to Jerry and Eura Elise Clouse Cole.

  • Noble Eugene Adams, 64

    Noble Eugene Adams, 64, of Bedford, Ky., died Wednesday, Dec. 19, 2012, at the Veteran’s Administration Medical Center, Louisville, Ky.
    He was born Oct.20, 1948, in Carroll County, Ky., to Webb Sutter Adams and Isabell Brierly Adams.

  • Lavelle Rowlett Carlisle, 86

    Lavelle Rowlett Carlisle, 86, of Dupont and formerly of Trimble and Carroll counties, died Tuesday, Dec. 18, 2012, at her home near Dupont.


    Funeral services were Saturday, December 22, at the Morgan and Nay Funeral Centre, 325 Demaree Drive, Madison. Interment followed in the Dupont Cemetery in Dupont.

    Survivors include two sons, Gerald D. “Jerry” Carlisle of Commiskey, Ind., and Lee Carlisle of Dupont; three granddaughters: six great-grandchildren; and two great-great-grandchildren.

  • Levi Clifford Pettit, 37

    Levi Clifford Pettit, 37, of Milton died Monday, Dec. 17, 2012, from injuries sustained in a motor vehicle accident.

    The family chose cremation and no funeral services have been planned, according to his wishes.

    Mr. Pettit was born Aug. 16, 1975, in Cleburne, Texas, to Dan Pettit and Vickie Witt Sampson.
    He formerly worked for George Turner at Turner Heating and Cooling in Milton and most recently worked for Arvin Sango in Madison.