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Obituaries

  • Myrle Glenn Welch, 87

    CARROLLTON, Ky. – Myrle Glenn Welch, 87, of Carrollton died Wednesday, Jan. 28, 2009, at his home.

    Funeral services were Monday, Feb 2, at Tandy-Eckler-Riley Funeral Home, 809 Highland Ave., Carrollton, with the Rev. Phillip Bruce officiating. Burial was in the Carrollton I.O.O.F. Cemetery.

    Mr. Welch was born Sept. 12, 1921, in Trimble County to the late Shirley Edgar and Bessie Giddens Welch.

    He was a member of the Union Grove Christian Church.

  • Chauncey M. Walker, 80

    CARROLLTON, Ky. – Chauncey M. Walker, 80, of Carrollton died Wednesday, Jan. 27, 2009, at his home.

    Cremation was chosen by the family. A memorial will be held at a later date.

    Mr. Walker was born Oct. 3, 1928, in Los Angeles, Calif., to the late Randolph M. and Ethel N. Billings Walker.

    He was retired from the Federal Aviation Administration.

    He attended Carrollton Christian Church.

    Survivors include his wife, Donna Parrish of Carrollton.

  • Paul E. “Woody” Wood, 73,

    Paul E. “Woody” Wood, 73, Hanover, Ind., died Wednesday, Jan. 21, 2009 at Jewish Hospital in Louisville, KY.

    Born May 9, 1935 in Carrollton, he was the son of Richard Sydney and Mary Elizabeth Wood.

  • Jacoby Clyde “Kobe” Johnson, 19

    Jacoby Clyde “Kobe” Johnson, 19, Madison, Ind., died Monday, Jan. 19, 2009 in a multiple vehicle accident near Chelsea.

    Born Sept. 26, 1989 in Madison, he was the son of Timothy Clyde and Tonya Arlene Hooker Johnson.

    He resided nearly all of his life in Madison and was a graduate of Madison consolidated High School. He loved listening to music and hanging out with his friends and family. He was of the Baptist Faith and had been baptized at Calvary Baptist Church.

  • Billy Joe Plew, 68

    WORTHVILLE, Ky. – Billy Joe Plew, 68, of Worthville died Saturday, Jan. 24, 2009, at St. Catherine Regional Hospital in Charlestown, Ind.

    Funeral services are 2 p.m. today, Wednesday, Jan. 28, at Tandy-Eckler-Riley Funeral Home, 809 Highland Ave., Carrollton, with the Rev. Howard Wade officiating. Burial will be in Worthville Cemetery in Worthville.

    Mr. Plew was born July 2, 1940, in Carroll County, Ky., to the late Frankie and Dorothy Brown Plew. He married Saundra Willitt on Aug. 29, 1964.

  • Joe Lee Allen, 62

    Joe Lee Allen, 62, Bedford, died Tuesday, Jan. 13, 2009 at Baptist Hospital Northeast in LaGrange.

    Born February 15, 1946 in Trimble County, he was the son of Hattie (Leatherman) Cummins.

    He had worked as an attendant at Sunoco Gas Station in Milton and also worked at Meese in Madison, Ind. He enjoyed old cars, and doing crossword puzzles.

    Survivors include several cousins and other extended family.

    His mother and stepfather, Hattie and Denny Cummins, preceded him in death.

  • James B. Bustle, 79

    CANAAN, Ind. – James B. “Jim” Bustle, 79, of Canaan died Friday, Jan. 23, 2009, at Jewish Hospital in Louisville, Ky.

    Funeral services were Tuesday, Jan. 27, at Morgan & Nay Funeral Centre, 325 Demaree Drive in Madison, Ind., with the Rev. Anthony Wilks officiating. Burial was in Canaan Cemetery in Canaan.

    Mr. Bustle was born March 17, 1929, in Rock Castle County, Ky., to the late John and Roxie Nicely Bustle.

  • Paul E. Wood, 73

    HANOVER, Ind., – Paul E. “Woody” Wood, 73, of Hanover died Wednesday, Jan. 21, 2009, at Jewish Hospital in Louisville, Ky.

    Funeral services were Saturday, Jan. 24, at the First Assembly of God in Madison, Ind., with Pastors Chuck Lynch and Steve Perry officiating. Burial was in the Grandview Memorial Gardens, Madison.

    Mr. Wood was born May 9, 1935, in Carrollton, Ky., to the late Richard Sydney and Mary Elizabeth Wood.

    He was a 1954 graduate of Carroll County High School, he attended Eastern Kentucky University.

  • Charles C. Skirvin, 42

    WORTHVILLE, Ky. – Charles C. Skirvin, 42, of Worthville died Monday, Jan. 19, 2009, at his residence.

    A memorial service was held Jan. 22, at Tandy-Eckler-Riley Funeral Home, 809 Highland Ave., Carrollton. Cremation was chosen by the family.

    Mr. Skirvin was born in Sacremento, Calif., May 31, 1966, to Curt Skirvin of Carrollton, Ky., and Jeannie Delopulos of Carson City, Nev. He was a quality control inspector for Doorman Products in Worthville. He obtained a GED in 1992 and a welding certificate from Ivy Tech State College in Madison, Ind.

  • Raymond Lee Norris, 78

    MIDLAND, Mich. – Raymond Lee Norris, 78, of Midland died Friday, Jan. 16, 2009, in his home.

    Services were held Tuesday, Jan. 20, at Ware-Smith-Woolever Funeral Home, 1200 W. Wheeler, Midland.

    Mr. Norris was born Aug. 25, 1930, in North Star, Mich., to the late Ernest and Hazel (Miller) Norris. He married Shirley Barnikow on June 14, 1952, in Angola, Ind.

    In 1987, he retired after 32 working for the Dow Corning Corporation. Previously, he served in the U.S. Navy aboard the USS Missouri.