Albert Coleman

Albert N. Coleman, 68, of Vevay, died Tuesday, Feb. 4, 2014, at his residence.

Funeral arrangements and additional information are pending at Haskell & Morrison Funeral Home in Vevay.



Braylen Hawkins

Braylen L. Hawkins, 21, of Lexington, died Tuesday, Feb. 4, 2014, at King's Daughters' Hospital.

Funeral arrangements and additional information are pending at Morgan & Nay Funeral Centre.



Benjamin Imus

Benjamin W. "Ben" Imus, 87, of Madison, died Tuesday, Feb. 4, 2014, at The Waters of Clifty Falls.

Funeral arrangements and additional information are pending at Morgan & Nay Funeral Centre.



Frank Klopp

Funeral services for Frank L. "Dicky" Klopp will be held at 4 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 15, at the Morgan & Nay Funeral Centre. Burial will be in Cliff Hill Cemetery in Versailles.

Klopp, 85, of Madison, died Friday, Jan. 31, 2014, at his residence.

Friends may call at the funeral home Saturday from 2 p.m. until the service. A final salute and military honors will be conducted by Jefferson Post 9 of the American Legion and the Fort Knox Ceremonial Unit at 4:30 p.m. Saturday at the funeral home.

Expressions of sympathy may take the form of donations to the Peyton Manning Children's Hospital in Indianapolis. Contributions can be made through the funeral home.

Online condolences can be sent at www.morgan-nay.com.

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A full obituary ran in Tuesday's paper. This corrects the date of the service.



Ora Kroger

Ora J. Kroger, 77, of North Vernon, died Tuesday, Feb. 4, 2014, at Seymour Crossing.

She was born June 21, 1936, in Trimble County, Ky., to Thomas and Bertha Hackney McDole. She graduated from high school in Fort Lauderdale, Fla. She returned to Madison in 1984, moved to Colorado in 1986, returned to Madison in 1989 and moved to North Vernon in 1997. While in Fort Lauderdale, Fla., she owned and operated a Mobile Service Station, retiring in 1982. She also worked as a medical assistant in Florida. She was formerly a member of North Madison Baptist Church. She was currently a member of a Baptist church in Florida. She was also a member the Madison Moose Lodge and AARP.

She is survived by two grandchildren who cared for her, Tracy Youngblood and Marcus Culver, both of Madison; three great-grandchildren; and several nieces, nephews and other relatives.

She was preceded in death by two daughters, Connie Lynn Ginther Liggett and Terry Eldridge; her parents; three brothers, Raymond McDole, Kenny McDole and Harrold McDole; and three sisters, Elizabeth Kelly, Virginia McDole and Lola Mahoney.

The funeral will be at 1 p.m. Friday at Lytle Funeral Chapel. Burial will be in Springdale cemetery.

Friends may call at the funeral home Friday from 11 a.m. until the service.

Expressions of sympathy may take the form of donations to the American Lung Association. Contributions can be made through the funeral home.

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Online condolences can be sent at www.lytlefuneralchapel.com.



Wade Lawson

Wade Anthony Lawson, 52, of Milton, Ky., died Monday, Feb. 3, 2014, at University of Louisville Hospital.

He was born May 17, 1961, in Quonset Point, R.I., to Freddie and JoAnn Alexander Lawson. He moved to Milton, Ky. In 1970 with his parents. He played tailback and linebacker for the Trimble County Raiders and was a 1979 graduate of Trimble County High School. He attended Murray State University and Eastern Kentucky University. He went to work with his parents, as the Ferti Lawn distributor in the area and purchased the business 14 years ago. He was a member of Mt. Byrd Christian Church in Milton, Ky. He still enjoyed getting together with friends from high school. He also enjoyed the water and beach in Florida. He enjoyed sports, playing football, baseball, basketball and golf.  He enjoyed being outdoors and fishing with his dad. He was a fan of University of Louisville football and basketball. He also enjoyed the Cincinnati Reds and Dallas Cowboys.

He is survived by his wife of five years, Rhonda Lawson; his parents of Milton, Ky.; one sister, Lisa Lawson Hale of Montgomery, Ala; and many other relatives.

The funeral will be at 1 p.m. Friday at Milton Baptist Church in Milton, Ky. Burial will be in Moffet Cemetery in Milton, Ky.

Friends may call at the church Thursday from 3 to 8 p.m. and Friday from 10 a.m. until the service.

Expressions of sympathy may take the form of donations to the Trimble County Athletics Department. Contribution cards will be available at the church.

Ransdell Funeral Home in Bedford, Ky. is in charge of arrangements.

Online condolences can be sent at www.ransdellfuneral.com.



Audrey Mahoney

Audrey Jean Mahoney, 51, of Madison, died Friday, Jan. 31, 2014, at her niece's residence in Madison.

She was born Dec. 1, 1962, in Indianapolis, to Elgene W. and Idalou Vernie Suratt Mahoney. She graduated from Bedford High School in Bedford, Ky. She had worked in the restaurant business. She enjoyed spending time with her daughter and her mini Chihuahua. She also enjoyed going swimming and camping with her family, and crocheting.

She is survived by one daughter, Gabrielle L. "Gabby" Little of Scottsburg; her mother of Madison; her niece and caregiver, Angela G. Bennett of Madison; her companion, Ron Spencer of Scottsburg; one brother, Gary Mahoney of Louisville, Ky.; one sister, Patsy Jones of Madison; one nephew; three great-nephews; one great-niece; and one great-great-niece.

She was preceded in death by her father.

The funeral will be at 11 a.m. Thursday at Morgan & Nay Funeral Centre. Burial will be in Mahoney Cemetery near Milton, Ky.

Friends may call at the funeral home Thursday from 9 a.m. until the service. 

Expressions of sympathy may take the form of donations to the Audrey Mahoney Memorial Fund. Contributions can be made through the funeral home.

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Online condolences can be sent at www.morgan-nay.com.



Flora Rusk

Flora Mae Waddle Rusk, 81, of Hanover, died Monday, Feb. 3, 2014, at Hanover Health and Rehabilitation Center.

She was born Dec. 13, 1932, in Jefferson County, to George and Ella Mae Felts Waddle. She was raised in Jefferson County and was a 1951 graduate of Hanover High School. She sold Avon Cosmetics for 42 years and enjoyed all of her relationships. She was a 28-year member of Madison Assembly of God Church, where she had served as a greeter. She enjoyed spending time with her family and friends, shopping and reading. She also enjoyed reading the Bible daily.

She is survived by one son, Douglas Rusk of Hanover; two daughters, Patricia Rusk of Hanover and Sheila Mack of Madison; two sisters, Jettie Bramwell of Seiverville, Tenn. and Carolyn West of Madison; three grandchildren; three great-grandchildren; and several nieces, nephews and other relatives.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Royal Herbert "Bub" Rusk, whom she married Dec. 24, 1953, and who died July 24, 2009; her parents; and three brothers, Marvin Waddle, Gettie Waddle and Delmar Waddle.

The funeral will be at 11 a.m. Friday at Madison Assembly of God Church. Burial will be in Hanover Cemetery.

Friends may call at the church Thursday from 4 to 8 p.m. and Friday from 9 a.m. until the service.

Expressions of sympathy may take the form of donations to Lide White Memorial Boys & Girls Club or the Madison Assembly of God Church. Contributions can be made through Morgan & Nay Funeral Centre, which is in charge of arrangements.

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Online condolences can be sent at www.morgan-nay.com.



Cheryl Scott

Cheryl Ann Scott, 59, of Madison, died Monday, Feb. 3, 2014, at King's Daughters' Hospital.

She was born Nov. 7, 1954 in Madison, to Lloyd Delmer and Jeanette "Granny" Jester Scott. She resided most of her life on Scott's Ridge near Canaan. She was a 1974 graduate of Madison Consolidated High School. She was a farmer and also worked as a bus driver for the Madison Consolidated and Switzerland County school systems. She had helped as a horse instructor at Camp Livingston near Bennington for several years. She was a member of the Macedonia Baptist Church near Moorefield as a child. She later attended Caledonia Presbyterian Church near Moorefield. She was baptized Jan. 26, 2014. She was also a member of the Bennington Order of Eastern Star Chapter 407 and the American Quarter Horse Association. She enjoyed riding horses, animals, her dog, visiting with friends and neighbors, and helping those in need. She also enjoyed euchre and helping local Amish by chauffeuring them around. She was awaiting the birth of her first grandchild.

She is survived by one daughter, Jessica Lynn Chandler Mellado of Terre Haute; one sister, Sue Ellen Eaton of Madison; one step-granddaughter; two nieces; two nephews; her caregiver, Peggy Jo Chandler of Madison; and several other relatives.

She was preceded in death by father, who died May 23, 1994; her mother, who died, July 17, 2001; one brother, William Dale "Billy Dale" Scott, who died Jan. 6, 2011; and her companion, Bennie Truman Chandler, who died Oct. 1, 2012.

The funeral will be at 1 p.m. Sunday at Morgan & Nay Funeral Centre. Burial will be in Brooksburg Cemetery.

Friends may call at the funeral home Saturday from 4 to 8 p.m. and Sunday from 11 a.m. until the service.

Expressions of sympathy may take the form of donations to the Cheryl Scott Memorial Fund.  Contributions can be made through the funeral home.

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Online condolences can be sent at www.morgan-nay.com.



Thomas Stinson

Thomas F. Stinson, 66, of Dupont, formerly of Madison, died Monday, Feb. 3, 2014, at King's Daughters' Hospital.

He was born Sept. 23, 1947, in New Castle, to Amos Paul and Lillian Louise Tackett Stinson. He retired in 2011 after 22 years as a correctional officer with the Madison Correctional Unit.  He previously worked for Perfect Circle-DANA Corporation in Hagerstown. He was a member of the American Legion Post in Hagerstown. He enjoyed riding motorcycles.

He is survived by his wife, Rita Smitha Stinson, whom he married in Dec. 1999; one son, Paul Stinson of New Castle; one step daughter, Laura Curtis of Williamstown, Ky.; four sisters, Kaye Markin of Hagerstown, Carol Moore of Fort Wayne, Peggy Brockman of New Castle and Charlene Johnson of Panama City Beach, Fla.; seven grandchildren; four step grandchildren; and five great-grandchildren.

He was preceded in death by his parents.

The funeral will be at 11 a.m. Thursday at the Indiana Veterans Memorial Cemetery Chapel. Burial will be in the Indiana Veterans Memorial Cemetery. Jefferson Post 9 of the American Legion will conduct funeral services.

Visitation will be private.

Lytle Funeral Chapel is in charge of arrangements.

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Online condolences can be sent at www.lytlefuneralchapel.com.



Dale Taylor

Dale B. Taylor, 90, of Madison, died Tuesday, Feb. 4, 2014, at The Waters of Clifty Falls.

Funeral arrangements and additional information are pending at Vail Funeral Chapel.