• Charles W. Congleton, 72

    Charles W. Congleton, 72, Lexington, Ky., died Wednesday, Jan. 14, 2009 at the V.A. Medical Center in Lexington.

    Born March 5, 1936, in Sulphur, Kentucky, he was the son of Guy and Nannie Lee (Farley) Congleton.

    He was a graduate of University of Kentucky and had worked as a professional engineer, who founded C.M.T.A., until his retirement.

    He served as a Captain in the United States Air Force for 5 years. He enjoyed fishing, gardening and working with his hands. He also very much enjoyed spending time with his wife, three children and six grandchildren.

  • Ray Cavett, 74

    Ray Cavett, 74, of Madison, Ind., died Monday Jan. 12, 2009 at Peace River Medical Center in Port Charlotte, Fla.

    Born May 2, 1934 in Jefferson County, Ind., he was the son of Alva H. and Amy L. Brittenback Cavett.

    He served in the U.S. Army from 1956-1958. He retired from Envirex in 1993 after 34 years of service. He was the owner/operator of Ray’s Body Refinishing. He loved Florida and spent his winters there for the past several years. He enjoyed watching NASCAR and college basketball, fishing, boating and playing cards with his family.

  • Brady Franklin Baker, 22

    CARROLLTON, Ky. – Brady Franklin Baker, 22, of Carrollton died Friday, Jan. 16, 2009, at his residence.

    A Mass of Christian Burial will be said at 11 a.m. Thursday, Jan. 22, at St. John the Evangelist Catholic Church, Carrollton, with the Rev. Kavungal Davy officiating. Burial will be in the St. John Cemetery.

    Visitation is 5-8 p.m. today, Wednesday, at Tandy-Eckler-Riley Funeral Home, 809 Highland Ave., Carrollton.  Evening prayers will be said at 7:00 at the funeral home.

  • Muriel M. Rothe Grove, 73

    WINTER HAVEN, Fla. – Muriel M. “Murts” (Rothe) Grove, 73,  of Winter Haven, formerly of Madison, Ind., died Sat. Dec. 27, 2008, at Brandy Wine Health Care in Winter Haven.

    Funeral services are 6 p.m. today, Wednesday, Jan. 14, at Morgan and Nay Funeral Centre, 325 Demaree Drive, Madison, with Rodney Nay and Josh Webb officiating. Visitation is from 4 p.m. until the service.

    Burial will be in Horton’s Chapel Cemetery near Belton, Ky.

  • Caren Sue Rowlett, 55

    ORLEANS, Ind. – Caren Sue Rowlett, 55, died Saturday, Dec. 27, 2008, at Floyd Memorial Hospital in New Albany, Ind.

    A graveside service was  Wed. Dec. 31, with Brother Tom Bostic officiating. Burial was in the Liberty Christian Church Cemetery on Liberty Road in Orleans, Ind.

    Mrs. Rowlett was born Aug. 3, 1953 to the late Hobart and Gertrude (Casey) McCoskey in Washington County, Ind.

    She was a homemaker.

  • Mary Alice Oliver, 72

    CARROLLTON, Ky. – Mary Alice Oliver, 72, died Sat. Jan. 10, 2009, at her residence in Carrollton.

    Visitation is 5-8 p.m. today, Wednesday, Jan. 14, at Tandy-Eckler-Riley Funeral Home, 809 Highland Ave., Carroll-ton.

    Funeral services are 1 p.m. Thursday, Jan. 15, at the funeral home, with the Rev. Pat Butcher officiating. Burial will be in Carrollton I.O.O.F. Cemetery.

    Mrs. Oliver was born Dec. 2, 1936, to the late Carl and Geneva (Hatfield) Buck in Monticello, Ky.

  • Naomi L. Roseberry Kidwell, 84

    MADISON, Ind., – Naomi L. Roseberry Kidwell, 84, died Tuesday, Jan. 6, 2009, at The Waters of Clifty Falls, Madison.

    A private funeral service is being arranged by Morgan and Nay Funeral Centre, 325 Demaree Drive, Madison., to be  officiated by The Rev. Bob Hicks. Burial will be in the Ryker’s Ridge New Cemetery in Ryker’s Ridge, Ind.

    Mrs. Kidwell was born Oct. 15, 1924, to the late Ollie and Bessie (Coffin) Roseberry in Milton, Ky.

  • James Alvin Grisham, 78

    NEW LIBERTY, Ky. – James Alvin Grisham, 78, died Friday, Jan. 9, 2009, at St. Luke Hospital in Florence, Ky.

    Funeral services were Tuesday, Jan. 13, at the McDonald and New Funeral Home, 202 N. Main St., Owenton, Ky., with Bro. Matt Dye officiating. Burial was in the Wheatley Masonic Cemetery.

    Mr. Grisham was born Oct. 10, 1930, to the late Willie B. and Iva Mae (Claxton) Grisham in Owen County.

    He was a member of the Dallasburg Baptist Church.

    He was a U.S. Army veteran, serving from 1953-55.

  • Eugene Carroll Brent, 85

    AUGUSTA, Ga. – Eugene Carroll Brent, 85, of Augusta, formerly of Carroll County, Ky., died Wednesday, Dec. 24, 2008, in Heartland Hospice, Augusta.

    Funeral services were Tuesday, Jan. 6, at Tandy-Eckler-Riley Funeral Home, 809 Highland Ave., Carrollton. A graveside service will be held at 11 a.m. today, Wednesday, Jan. 7, at the Campbellsburg Masonic Cemetery, Campbellsburg, Ky., with the Revs. Larry Smith and Joe Kindoll officiating.

    Mr. Brent was born Nov. 20, 1923, in Campbellsburg, Ky., to the late William Carey and Roxie (Pyles) Brent.

  • Virginia Frances Brown McElfresh, 66

    GLASGOW, Ky. – Virginia Frances Brown McElfresh, 66, of Glasgow died Jan. 1, 2009, at Bowling Green Medical Center.

    Funeral services were Sunday, Jan. 4, at Graham-Dunn Funeral Home, 213 Fifth St., Carrollton, Ky. Burial was in New Castle Cemetery, New Castle, Ky.

    Mrs. McElfresh was born June 11, 1942, in Henry County, Ky., to the late William Authur and Rosa Lee (Young) Brown.

    Survivors include three sons and five daughters.

    In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, John McElfresh.