William Bishop

William G. "Jerry" Bishop, 75, of Deputy, died Wednesday, Jan. 22, 2014, at Hampton Oaks Health Campus in Scottsburg.

He was born Dec. 29, 1938, in Scottsburg, to Alvin W. and Dorothy V. Boyd Bishop. He was a 1957 graduate of Scottsburg High School. He was a retired farmer and the former owner of the Bishop Oil Co. in Scottsburg. He also worked at Bishop Motors and the American Can Co.

He is survived by his wife, Fely Aves Bishop; three sons, Marty Bishop of Scottsburg, James "Boo" Bishop of Deputy and Greg Bishop of Columbus; two daughters, Sherri Bishop of Columbus and Lyca Bishop of Deputy; one brother, Ronald E. Bishop of Scottsburg; and two grandchildren.

He was preceded in death by his parents; and one sister, Sandra S. Swope.

The funeral will be at 4 p.m. Sunday at Collins Funeral Home in Scottsburg. Cremation was chosen.

Friends may call at the funeral home Sunday from noon until the service.

Online condolences can be sent at www.collinsfuneralhome.net.



LaDonna Brady

LaDonna J. "Donna" Bladen Brady, 70, of Patriot, died Thursday, Jan. 23, 2014, at King's Daughters' Hospital.

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



Brenda Briggs

Brenda Ann Hyatt Briggs, 65, of Vevay, died Wednesday, Jan. 22, 2014, at University of Louisville Hospital in Louisville, Ky.

She was born July 4, 1948, in Franklin, to Allen Wesley and Beulah Ann Black Hyatt. She was raised in Whiteland, where she was a 1966 graduate of Whiteland Community High School. She earned a bachelor's degree in education from Ball State University in 1970 and a master's degree from Murray State University in 1975. She was a retired home economics teacher for the Switzerland County School Corp., retiring in 2007 after 37 years of service. She was a senior class sponsor for 12 years, organizing senior class trips to Florida. She was an honorary member of the Switzerland County FFA Association. She participated in bringing Farm Bureau Ag to the classroom. She had resided in the Switzerland County community since 1970. She was a member of the Honey Creek United Methodist Church in Greenwood, the Vevay Athletic Club and the Delta Kappa Gama Sorority. She was Mrs. Switzerland County in 2005 at the Switzerland County 4-H Fair. She was a Switzerland County 4-H Fair Board member for more than 20 years. She was in charge of hospitality for many events for the Switzerland County School Corporation. She started adult sewing classes that were held at the Switzerland County High School. She enjoyed sewing, collecting Santa Clauses, making crafts, canning and collecting Longaberger Baskets.

She is survived by her husband of 39 years, Kendrick Fay Briggs Jr., whom she married June 7, 1975; one son, Bradley Allen Briggs of Dupont; one brother, John A. Hyatt of Franklin; and one grandson.

She was preceded in death by her parents.

The funeral will be at 1 p.m. Sunday at Haskell & Morrison Funeral Home in Vevay. Burial will be in Vevay Cemetery.

Friends may call at the funeral home Saturday from 3 to 8 p.m.

Expressions of sympathy may take the form of donations to the Switzerland County EMS or the Community Foundation of Switzerland County. Contributions can be made through the funeral home.

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



Edwinna Grimes

Edwinna M. "Winnie" Grimes, 85, of Carrollton, Ky., died Thursday, Jan. 23, 2014, at Davis Elderly Care Center in Hanover.

She was born Oct. 26, 1928, in Gallatin County, Ky., to Robert F. and Ann T. Hopkins Martin. She retired as a deputy clerk at the Carroll County Circuit Clerk's office and also as a partner in Martin's Nursery in Carrollton, Ky. She also was a member of the Carrollton Christian Church.

She is survived by two sons, Edwin R. Grimes of Carrollton, Ky., and Jerry L. Grimes of Frankfort, Ky.; and four grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Frank L. Grimes, who died in March 2000; her parents; and one granddaughter.

The funeral will be at 2 p.m. Sunday at Tandy-Eckler-Riley Funeral Home in Carrollton, Ky. Burial will be in the I.O.O.F. Cemetery in Carrollton, Ky.

Friends may call at the funeral home Saturday from 5 to 8 p.m.

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



Edgar Humphrey

Edgar F. Humphrey, 90, of Madison, died Thursday, Jan. 23, 2014, at Thornton Terrace Health Campus in Hanover.

He was born Dec. 20, 1923, in Jefferson County, to George Edgar and Eva Mae Alexander Humphreys. He resided most of his life in Madison and was a 1942 graduate of Madison High School. He served in the Army from Feb. 6, 1943, to Dec. 10, 1945, during World War II, rising to Technician Fifth Grade. He received the Good Conduct Medal and several service medals. She worked for 10 years in maintenance with the Indiana-Kentucky Electric Corp. in Madison. He then worked for 20 years, retiring in 1986 as a senior maintenance analyst with Dow Corning in Carrollton, Ky. He was a member of Jefferson Post 9 of the American Legion and Madison Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 1969. He enjoyed woodworking, gardening, sitting with his friend and watching the Ohio River and spending time at Hammond's Restaurant.

He is survived by two daughters, Margaret Rose "Candy" Consley and Eva Marie Distel, both of Madison; three granddaughters; and several nieces, nephews and other relatives.

He was preceded in death by his wife, Rosella Rice Humphrey, whom he married April 30, 1950, and who died May 23, 2008; his parents; and two sisters, Margaret McDaniels and Emeretta Meek.

All services will be private. Burial will be in Springdale Cemetery.

Expressions of sympathy may take the form of donations to the Madison-Jefferson County Animal Shelter. 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.



Daphne Lare

Daphne Dawn Skirvin Lare, 28, of Clarksville, Tenn., formerly of Madison, died Wednesday, Jan. 22, 2014, at Skyline Medical Center in Nashville, Tenn.

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



Charles Marlin Jr.

Charles W. "Charlie" Marlin Jr., 72, of Hanover, died Wednesday, Jan. 22, 2014, at King's Daughters' Hospital.

He was born Dec. 18, 1941, in Nashville, Tenn., to Charles Wilbon Sr. and Vivian Marie Anderson Marlin. He was raised in Franklin, Tenn., and was a 1959 graduate of Castle Heights Military Academy. He received his engineering degree from Middle Tennessee State University and minored in history at Vanderbilt University. He served in the Air Force from Sept. 7, 1963, to Feb. 19, 1964, during the Vietnam War, rising to Airman Third Class. He was employed with Genesco Co. in Nashville for 16 years as plant manager. He then worked for 27 years with Munro and Co. in Hot Springs, Ark., as plant manager, retiring in 2007. He moved to the Hanover community to be near family. He was a member of Hanover United Methodist Church. He enjoyed hunting, fishing, reading, history, camping, outdoor cooking, making leather crafts and being with family.

He is survived by his wife, Louise W. Wharton Marlin, whom he married June 29, 1963; one son, Charles W. "Chip" Marlin III of Austin, Texas; one daughter, Melissa Jackson of Madison; one brother, Tom Marlin of Okeechobee, Fla.; one grandson; one stepgranddaughter; and several nieces, nephews and other relatives.

He was preceded in death by his parents.

The funeral will be at 3 p.m. Sunday at the Morgan & Nay Funeral Centre.

Friends may call at the funeral home Sunday from 1 p.m. until the service. A final salute will be conducted by Jefferson Post 9 of the American Legion at 3:30 p.m. Sunday at the funeral home.

Expressions of sympathy may take the form of donations to the Hanover United Methodist Church or the American Heart Association. Contributions can be made through the funeral home.

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



Leah Nelson

Leah Carolyn Richmond Boldery Nelson, 82, of Lexington, died Friday, Jan. 24, 2014, at Thornton Terrace Health Campus in Hanover.

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



Rocky White Jr.

Rocky Steven White Jr., 38, of North Vernon, formerly of Vevay, died Thursday, Jan. 23, 2014, at Columbus Regional Hospital in Columbus.

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



Ruth White

Ruth N. Bailey White, 90, of Hanover, died Thursday, Jan. 23, 2014, at King's Daughters' Hospital.

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