Obituaries - August 7, 2013
Wednesday, August 07, 2013 11:00 AM
Daniel Caldwell Sr.
Daniel Caldwell Sr., 65, of Lexington, died Monday, Aug. 5, 2013, at Floyd Memorial Hospital in New Albany.
He was born July 12, 1948, in Huntsville, Tenn., to Jake and Princess Farmer Caldwell. He was an Army veteran of the Vietnam War. He retired as a crane operator from Bethlehem Steel in Michigan City after 33 years of service. He was a member of the New Bethel Community Church in Lexington, Scottish Rite, Masonic Lodge, Veterans of Foreign Wars and the American Legion. He was also a former commander of the Disabled American Veterans. He was an avid sportsman.
He is survived by his wife, Tammy Shelton Caldwell, whom he married Aug. 12, 2006; one daughter, Terry Lynn Allen of Palmyra; two sons, Daniel Caldwell Jr. of Madison and Jason Douglas Caldwell of Michigan City; three brothers, Verlin Caldwell and Wayne Caldwell, both of Tennessee, and Claude Caldwell of Cincinnati, Ohio; one sister, Vicky of Knoxville, Tenn.; 11 grandchildren; four great-grandchildren; and several nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in death by his parents; two brothers Hayes Caldwell and Lloyd Caldwell; and two half-sisters, Birdie and Eva.
The funeral will be at 1 p.m. Friday at Grayson Funeral Home in Hanover. Burial will be in New Bethel Cemetery.
Friends may call at the funeral home Thursday from 5 to 8 p.m. and Friday from 11 a.m. until the service.
Expressions of sympathy may take the form of donations to the New Bethel Church Missions or the Medical Equipment Ministry.
Online condolences can be sent at www.graysonfuneralhome.com.
L. Lewis Poynter, 70, of Carrollton, Ky., died Tuesday, Aug. 6, 2013, at his residence.
He was born July 26, 1943, in Lancaster, Ky., to Leslie and Marie Boyd Poynter. He was an Army veteran of the Vietnam War. He worked as a truck driver moving mobile homes. He was of the Baptist faith. He was a member of the Kentucky Kruisers and Carrollton, Ky., Post 41 of the American Legion.
He is survived by his wife, Chandra Poynter; three daughters, Karen Hart of Henry Co., Ky., Jennifer Marie Downey of Carrollton, Ky., and Nadean Barnes of Somerset, Ky.; four sons, Tony Poynter and Robbie Poynter, Leslie Lewis Poynter Jr. of Somerset, Ky., and Leslie Lewis Poynter III of Nashville, Ga.; one sister, Lela Johnson of Stafford, Ky.; three brothers, Earl Poynter of Versailles, Ky. and Jerry Poynter and Fred Poynter, both of Lancaster, Ky.; and 14 grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by his parents.
The funeral will be at 11 a.m. Friday at Tandy-Eckler-Riley Funeral Home in Carrollton, Ky. Burial will be in English Cemetery in Carrollton, Ky.
Friends may call at the funeral home Thursday from 5 to 8 p.m.
Online condolences can be sent at www.tandyecklerrileyfuneralhome.com.
Tracy Stanley, 72, of Rushville, died Monday, Aug. 5, 2013, in Indianapolis.
He was born June 9, 1941, in Brazil, to Lushie and Faybie Stanley. He owned and operated Stanley Brothers Paving and L&S Sanitation for many years. He was a longtime member of the Orange Masonic Lodge 234 F.&A.M. He enjoyed spending time with his family and being at the farm.
He is survived by his wife, Iwana Needler Stanley, whom he married May 21, 1994; three sons, Sam Stanley of Gobles, Mich., and Brian Stanley and Tracy Dale Stanley, both of Rushville; seven daughters, Lisa Dunn, Lori Mossor, Penny Peters, Brenda Smith and Michelle R. Sebastian, all of Rushville, Melody Davis of Fairview and Erin Huff of Frankton; one brother, Paul Stanley of Brewster, Ohio; one sister, Patience Knoy of Rushville; and several grandchildren and great-grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by one son, Joseph Stanley; his parents; one brother, Harry Stanley; and one sister, Irene Sawyer.
The funeral will be at 10 a.m. Friday at Moster Mortuary in Rushville. Burial will be in East Hill Cemetery in Rushville.
Friends may call at the funeral home Thursday from 4 to 8 p.m. A Masonic service will be at 7:30 p.m. Thursday at the funeral home.
Online condolences can be sent at www.mostermortuary.com.