Mary Bartlett

Mary Lorraine Bartlett, 91, of Clarksville, died Saturday, Feb. 16, 2013, at Westminster Village Nursing Home in Clarksville.

She was born May 22, 1921, in Memphis, Tenn., the daughter of John and Ada McMinn.

She is survived by two children, Jim Bartlett of Madison and Bill Bartlett of Jeffersonville; one sister, Roberta Evans of Sacramento, Calif.; five grandchildren; and four great-grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by her husband, James H. Bartlett Sr.; her parents; and two brothers, John H. McMinn and Orville McMinn.

The funeral will be at noon Thursday at Madison Presbyterian Church. Burial will be in Grandview Memorial Gardens.

Friends may call at Scott Funeral Home's North Chapel in Jeffersonville Tuesday from 4 to 8 p.m. and at the church Thursday from 10 a.m. until the service.

Expressions of sympathy may take the form of donations to Mt. Tabor Presbyterian Church or Madison Presbyterian Church. Contribution cards are available at the funeral home.

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



Pearl Byram

Pearl E. Cole Byram, 98, of Vevay, died Sunday, Feb. 17, 2013, at Swiss Villa Nursing and Rehabilitation Center in Vevay.

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



William Jennings

William "Bill" Jennings, 95, of The Villages, Fla., formerly of Madison, died Sunday, Feb. 3, 2013, at The Villages, Fla.

He was born Dec. 6, 1917, in Graham, Ky., the son of Corbett and Iva Jennings. He served in the Army during World War II, rising to the rank of corporal serving the 127th Anti-Aircraft Artillery Battalion. He last served Dec. 11, 1945. He moved to Madison in 1970 and retired from Reliance Electric in 1982. After his retirement he served as chaplain for the Madison Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 1969 and Jefferson Post 9 of the American Legion. He conducted graveside services for more than 640 veterans and their families. He was an avid traveler and bowler.

He is survived by one daughter, Paula Curry; one son, Michael Jennings; five grandchildren; nine great-grandchildren; one great-great-grandchild; and two nephews.

He was preceded in death by his wife, Modelle Jennings; his parents; one sister, Juanita Todd; and his companion, Yvonne Hubbard Shipman, who died June 27, 2012.

The funeral will be at 11:30 a.m. Friday at Morgan & Nay Funeral Centre. Burial will be in Grandview Memorial Gardens. Military honors will be conducted Friday in the Grandview Memorial Gardens Chapel by Jefferson Post 9 of the American Legion.

Friends may call at the funeral home Friday from 10:30 a.m. until the service. A final salute will be at noon Friday at the funeral home.

Expressions of sympathy may take the form of donations to Jefferson Post 9 of the American Legion Honor Guard. Contribution cards are available at the funeral home.

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



Suzan Klein

Suzan Kay Klein, 65, of Madison, died Saturday, Feb. 16, 2013, at King's Daughters' Hospital.

She was born, Feb. 25, 1947, in Madison, the daughter of Richard A. "Toogie" and Wanda Tanksley Klein. She resided in Madison all of her life. She was a 1965 graduate of Madison Consolidated High School. She was employed for 27 years in the Composition Department of The Madison Courier. She last worked for seven years in the Finance Department of Grand Victoria Casino in Rising Sun. She was a member of the Prince of Peace Catholic Church. She enjoyed her cats, crossword puzzles and working on her computer.

She is survived by her parents of Madison; one brother, Tony Klein of Madison; one sister, Cacki Purvis of Milton, Ky.; three nephews; and two nieces.

She was preceded in death by her grandparents.

A private graveside service and burial will be in Springdale Cemetery.

No visitation is scheduled.

Expressions of sympathy may take the form of donations to the Madison-Jefferson County Animal Shelter. Contribution cards are available at Morgan & Nay Funeral Centre, which is in charge of arrangements.

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



Gilbert Lacefield

Gilbert Thomas Lacefield, 70, of Carrollton, Ky., died Friday, Feb. 15, 2013, at the Hosparus Inpatient Care Center in Louisville, Ky.

He was born May 19, 1942, in Cincinnati, Ohio, the son of Gilbert E. Lacefield and his adoptive mother Lucille Jennings Lacefield. He was a graduate of Carrollton High School. He retired in 2001 after 27 years of service with Kentucky Utilities as a tool and die maker. He was a former member of the Carrollton Masonic Lodge 134 F. & A.M. He enjoyed golf.

He is survived by two daughters, Angie Lacefield of Louisville, Ky., and Christy Lacefield of Shepherdsville, Ky.; one son, Sean Lacefield of Shepherdsville, Ky.; and one brother, Ron Lacefield of Carrollton, Ky.

He was preceded in death by his father and adoptive mother.

A memorial service will be held at a later date. Cremation was chosen.

Friends may call today from 5 to 8 p.m. at Tandy-Eckler-Riley Funeral Home in Carrollton, Ky.

In lieu of flowers, expressions of sympathy may take the form of donations to Big Brothers and Big Sisters of Carroll County. Contribution cards are available at the funeral home.

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



John Lee Jr.

John William Lee Jr., 90, of Osgood, formerly of Bennington, died Saturday, Feb. 16, 2013, at Manderly Health Care in Osgood.

He was born Jan. 19, 1923, in Switzerland County, the son of John William Sr. and Nellie A. Gibbs Lee. He resided in Switzerland County most of his life and in Ripley County for 18 years. He graduated high school from the Armed Forces Institute in Honolulu, Hawaii. He was united in marriage in Jan. 1939, to Lucille Littrell. He was later united in marriage in 1951 to Marcile Elizabeth Watson. In 1973, he was united in marriage to Nancy Sue Parrish. He served in the Navy from July 10, 1943 to Dec. 9, 1945, rising to the rank of boatswain's mate first class, serving with the 117th US Naval Construction Battery, during World War II. He retired after 60 years of service at the International Association of Bridge, Structural & Ornamental Iron Workers, Machinery Movers & Riggers Local 44 in Hebron, Ky. He was a member of the Most Sorrowful Mother of God Catholic Church in Vevay, Vevay Post 185 of the American Legion and Vevay Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 5396. He enjoyed visiting nursing homes. He also enjoyed farming and raising Angus cows, Channel catfish, chickens and turkeys.

He is survived by six daughters, Joy Dean Lee of Orlando, Fla., Mary Hunt and Joyce Ann Buchanan, both of Versailles, Patricia Lee of Bloomington, Denise Stevens of Cambridge City and Rebecca Ann Lee of Bloomington; eight sons, Joe Lee of Butlerville, Mike Lee of Colorado Springs, Colo., John William Lee III of Williamsburg, Va., Paul Lee of Bloomington, Edward Lee of Kankakee, Ill., James Lee and Rick Lee, both of Madison, and John Aaron Lee of Bloomington; one brother, Kenneth Lee of Royal Oak, Mich.; two sisters, Bonnie Bliss of Greenfield and Nellie Cooper of Fortville; 24 grandchildren; 23 great-grandchildren; 11 great-great-grandchildren; and several nieces and nephews.

He was preceded in death by one son, William Edwin Lee; his parents; three brothers, Grant Lee, Archie Lee and Edwin Lee; eight sisters, Pauline Long, Ruth Demit, Hazel Lee, Mary Rochat, Beulah Nave, Helen Cooper, Opal Boats and Anna Lee; one grandson; and one great-grandson.

Mass of Christian burial will be at 11:30 a.m. Wednesday at the Most Sorrowful Mother of God Catholic Church in Vevay. Burial will be in Lee Cemetery in Fairview.

Friends may call at the Haskell & Morrison Funeral Home in Vevay Tuesday from 5 to 8 p.m. The Rosary will be said at 7:30 p.m. Tuesday at the funeral home.

Expressions of sympathy may take the form of donations to the Most Sorrowful Mother of God Catholic Church, the Parkinson's Foundation or the American Heart Association. Contribution cards are available at the funeral home.

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



Sue McClure

Sue E. McClure, 67, of Jeffersonville, died Thursday, Feb. 14, 2013, at her residence.

She was born Jan. 15, 1946, in Rogers City, Mich., the daughter of Edward N. "Chick" and Frances E. Vallee. She was a Registered Nurse, much of that time on the Oncology Floor at Clark Memorial Hospital. She enjoyed tending her gardens of day lilies, evening primrose and bleeding hearts. She also enjoyed swimming, reading and playing the piano.

She is survived by her husband of 46 years, Thomas G. McClure; one daughter, Michelle D. Shepherd of Hanover; one son, Gregory D. McClure of Jeffersonville; one brother, Barry E. Vallee of Eustis, Fla.; seven grandchildren; two nieces; one nephew; and several great-nieces and great-nephews.

She was preceded in death by her parents; and one sister, Patricia.

A memorial service will be at 6 p.m. Thursday at Scott Funeral Home's North Chapel in Jeffersonville. Cremation was chosen. Burial will be in Millersburg Cemetery in Millersburg, Mich., at a later date.

Friends may call at the funeral home Thursday from noon to 8 p.m.

In lieu of flowers, expressions of sympathy may take the form of donations to Hosparus of Southern Indiana or the Chapel at Clark Memorial Hospital. Contribution cards are available at the funeral home.

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



Naomi Montgomery

Naomi Elizabeth Montgomery, 88, of Madison died Sunday, Feb. 17, 2013, at Kings' Daughter's Hospital.

She was born July 29, 1924, in Clark County, the daughter of Joe and Lura Haycox Tucker. She lived most of her life in the Saluda community. She was a member of the New Prospect Baptist Church.

She is survived by one daughter, Nancy Montgomery of Mason, Ohio; one son, Donald Montgomery of Seymour; four grandchildren; and four great-grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by her husband of 72 years, Joe Montgomery, who died Nov. 3, 2011; her parents; five brothers, Charlie, Burt, Roy, Ott and Tom; and five sisters, Loretta, Thelma, Iola, Della and Myrtle.

The funeral will be at 11 a.m. Wednesday at Grayson Funeral Home in New Washington. Burial will be in New Prospect Cemetery.

Friends may call at the funeral home Tuesday from 4 to 8 p.m. and Wednesday from 9 a.m. until the service.

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