Donna Beal

Donna Rae Beal, 44, of Vevay, died Monday, Aug. 12, 2013, at her residence.

She was born May 29, 1969, in Gallatin County, Ky. She was the daughter of Paul and Doreen Beal. She was raised and attended school in Gallatin County, Ky. She was formerly employed at Burger King and Frisch's in Florence, Ky. She was also employed at the BAWAC Community Rehabilitation Center in Florence, Ky. She resided the past three years in Vevay. She attended Fredonia Baptist Church in Vevay. She enjoyed collecting angels, University of Kentucky basketball and listening to Clint Black.

She is survived by three sisters, Loretta Knaus of Vevay, Betty Jo Cope of Grant County, Ky., and Mary Shepherd of Florence, Ky.; three brothers, Robert Sluder of Grant County, Ky., Chris Beal of Verona, Ky., and Bobby Sparks of Kentucky; her biological mother, Margaret Sluder of Grant County, Ky.; and several nieces, nephews and other relatives.

She was preceded in death by her parents; and one brother, William "Billy" Horton.

The funeral will be at 2 p.m. Friday at Haskell & Morrison Funeral Home in Vevay. Burial will be in Vevay Cemetery.

Friends may call at the funeral home Friday from 1 p.m. until the time of the service.

Expressions of sympathy may take the form of donations towards funeral expenses. Contributions can be made through the funeral home.

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



Mary Devine

Mary Bell Crawford Devine, 99, of Madison, formerly of Bedford, Ky., died Monday, Aug. 12, 2013, at King's Daughters' Hospital.

She was born Sept. 11, 1913, in Bullitt County, Ky., to Elick and Hallie Stangle Crawford. She grew up in Henry and Trimble counties. She spent most of her life living on a farm and raising her children. She worked as a cook with Trimble County Schools and at Little Town and Country Restaurant. She also worked at the Bedford Laundromat. She retired from the Joyce Shoe Factory. She enjoyed making quilts, canning, gardening, flowers and spending time with her grandchildren.

She is survived by two sons, Forrest "Pete" Devine of Carrollton, Ky., and R.L. "June" Devine of Bedford, Ky.; three daughters, Jaunita McClard of Louisville, Ky., and Ann Armand and Virginia Ritchie, both of Madison; one brother, Larwance Crawford of Indiana; nine grandchildren; 11 great-grandchildren; five great-great-grandchildren; and several nieces and nephews.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Rollie Devine, who died in March 1950; her parents; four brothers; four sisters; and one granddaughter.

The funeral will be at 11 a.m. Friday at Ransdell Funeral Home in Bedford, Ky. Burial will be in Bedford Cemetery.

Friends may call at the funeral home Thursday from 5 to 8 p.m. and Friday from 9 a.m. until the service.

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



Diana Powell

Diana Jean Hutslar Powell, 65, of East Enterprise, died Sunday, Aug. 11, 2013, at St. Elizabeth Medical Center in Edgewood, Ky.

She was born March 17, 1948, in Paoli, to Harold and Norma Jean Wells Hutslar. She was raised in Paoli and was a 1965 graduate of Paoli High School. She retired as a school bus driver for the South Dearborn School Corporation after 16 years of service. She was a former night manager at the Fields IGA in Dillsboro for eight years. She attended the First Baptist Church in Aurora. She enjoyed reading.

She is survived by her husband, George Clifford Powell Jr., whom she married April 28, 1965; two sons, Clint Powell of Warsaw, Ky., and Mark Powell of East Enterprise; one daughter, Trish Powell of Warsaw, Ky.; her stepfather, Don Warren of Paoli; three brothers, Danny Hutslar of New English, Ronnie Hutslar of Fairfield, Ohio, and Phillip Hutslar of Dillsboro; four sisters, Karen Hutslar of Dillsboro, Joyce Dees of Florence, Ky., Norma Watson of Sunman and Tammy Eggleston of Moores Hill; five grandchildren; and several nieces and nephews.

She was preceded in death by her father; and her mother, Norma Jean Wells Hutslar Warren.

The funeral will be at 1 p.m. Thursday at Haskell & Morrison Funeral Home in Vevay. Burial will be in East View Cemetery in Patriot.

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

Expressions of sympathy may take the form of donations toward funeral expenses. Contributions can be made through the funeral home.

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



Edna Staples

Edna Doris Smith Staples, 85, of Bedford, Ky., died Tuesday, Aug. 13, 2013, at Signature Health Care of Trimble County.

She was born July 22, 1928, in Madison, to William Edward and Evelyn May Phillips Smith. She was a 1946 graduate of Madison High School and a graduate of the Louisville Cosmetology School. She was a member of the Bedford Baptist Church. She was a former member of the Bedford Younger Women's Club, several square dance clubs and card clubs.

She is survived by her husband, Kenneth Wayne Staples, whom she married Aug. 12, 1950; and one daughter, Karan S. Wilson.

She was preceded in death by her parents; two sisters, Gloria Jean Hudson and Mary Ann Garrett; and one brother, William E. Smith Jr.

A memorial service will be held at 1 p.m. Thursday at Ransdell Funeral Home in Bedford, Ky. Burial will be private at a later date in Bedford Cemetery.

Friends may call at the funeral home today from 5 to 8 p.m. and Thursday from 11 a.m. until the service.

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



William Stucker

William "Bill" A. Stucker, 85, of Hanover, formerly of Largo, Fla., died Monday, Aug. 12, 2013, at the University of Louisville Hospital in Louisville, Ky.

He was born Feb. 6, 1928, in Saluda Township, to Forrest "Mike" and Mereda Hall Stucker. He was a graduate of the former Saluda High School. He worked for 32 years for the Kroger Co., serving as the manager of the Madison store for many years. He and his wife then moved to Largo, Fla., where they owned and operated the Convenient Food Mart from 1978 to 2000. He recently moved back to Hanover. He was the Keeper of the Flag, Coffee Master and a security guard for the East Bay Oak's Retirement Park in Largo, Fla. He was a fan of the Cincinnati Reds and Tampa Bay Rays baseball teams. He enjoyed playing cards, shuffleboard, bingo, bowling and golf. He was a member of Calvary Baptist Church in Clearwater, Fla., and a former member of the Madison First Baptist Church.

He is survived by one daughter, Jolene White of Hanover; two sons, Robert A. Stucker of Largo, Fla., and Randall L. "Randy" Stucker of Clearwater, Fla.; one sister, Jessie F. Henley of Madison; 13 grandchildren; and several great-grandchildren.

He was preceded in death by his wife, Catherine Lucille Berry Stucker, who died March 20, 2008; one son, Jerry W. Stucker; his parents; one brother, Forrest L. Stucker; two sisters: Betty J. Korte and Catherine L. Korte; and one grandchild.

The funeral will be at 11 a.m. Friday at Lytle Funeral Chapel. Burial will be in Fairmount Cemetery.

Friends may call at the funeral home Thursday from 5 to 8 p.m. and Friday from 10 a.m. until the service.

Expressions of sympathy may take the form of donations to the Lights and Sirens to Remember 5k Walk/Run. Contributions can be made through the funeral home.

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