Obituaries - February 20, 2013
Wednesday, February 20, 2013 10:00 AM
Vernon H. Christy, 72, of Lexington, died Tuesday, Feb. 19, 2013, at Davis Elderly Care in Hanover.
Funeral arrangements and additional information are pending at Vail-Holt Funeral and Cremation Service.
Mary K. Hill, of Hanover, died Tuesday, Feb. 19, 2013, at Hanover Health and Rehabilitation.
She is survived by three children, Marie Rousch and Mary Lucas, both of Hanover, and Angela Reedy of Madison; and four siblings, Helen Turner of Scipio, Ray Gribbons of Wisconsin, John Gribbons of Bedford and Marge Graham of Greensburg.
The funeral will be at 1 p.m. Friday at Barkes, Weaver & Glick Funeral Home in Columbus. Burial will be in Garland Brook Cemetery in Columbus.
Friends may call at the funeral home Friday from 11 a.m. until the service.
Online condolences can be sent at www.barkesweaverglick.com.
Barbara A. Kroll, 69, of Madison, died Tuesday, Feb. 19, 2013, at Our Hospice of South Central Indiana in Columbus.
Funeral arrangements and additional information are pending at Lytle Funeral Chapel.
Lorraine Monroe, 89, of Madison, died Tuesday, Feb. 19, 2013, at Hickory Creek of Madison.
Funeral arrangements and additional information are pending at Morgan & Nay Funeral Centre.
Phyllis Lynn Spurr, 53, of Flatwoods, Ky., formerly of Carrollton, Ky., died Saturday, Feb. 16, 2013, at Ashland Community Hospice.
She was born Sept. 18, 1959, in Carroll County, Ky., the daughter of Archie and Eileen Rowelett Spurr. She was a 1977 graduate of Carroll County High School. She graduated from Northern Kentucky University in 2004 with a bachelor of science degree in microbiology, biology and psychology. She graduated from the Pikeville College School of Osteopathic Medicine in 2009 with a doctorate. She worked at Our Lady of Bellefonte Hospital. She was a veteran of the Army, rising to the rank of sergeant and serving as a Russian Linguist Specialist. She was present when the Berlin Wall was demolished. She enjoyed acting in plays, singing, dancing, sewing, reading and traveling.
She is survived by her mother and step father, Eileen Rowelett Spurr Moore and Jerry Moore of Bloomington; two brothers, Michael Spurr of Carrollton, Ky., and Archie Brian Spurr of Bedford, Ky.; one sister, Susan Spurr Clark of Erlanger, Ky.; her caregiver, Kimberly Martin of Flatwoods, Ky.; three uncles; four nephews; one niece; one step niece; and many other relatives.
She was preceded in death by her father; her grandparents; and one infant niece.
A memorial service will be at 5 p.m. Saturday at Tandy-Eckler-Riley Funeral Home in Carrollton, Ky. Cremation was chosen.
Friends may call at the funeral home Saturday from 3 p.m. until the service.
In lieu of flowers, expressions of sympathy may take the form of contributions to a charity of the donor's choice.
Online condolences can be sent at www.tandyecklerrileyfuneralhome.com.
Fay Nora Shafer Hall Sullivan, 80, of Madison, died Monday, Feb. 18, 2013, at Kindred Hospital in Louisville, Ky.
She was born Oct. 1, 1932, in Carroll County, Ky., the daughter of Charles and Nancy Ella Harmon Shafer. She resided most of her life in Jefferson County. She was a retired employee of Conn-Organ in Madison and Jasper. She enjoyed flowers, gardening, bird watching, playing the piano and organ, playing Pogo games on the computer, cooking, and being with her family. She was of the Christian faith.
She is survived by her significant other, John Cole of Madison; five daughters, Debbie Simon of Brookville, Fla., Linda Robinson of Frankfort, Ky., Vickie Burgess of Ghent, Ky., Sandy Bruner of Loogootee, Terri Cull of Milton, Ky.; two sons, Steve Bird of Milton, Ky. and Jeff Bird of Madison; three step daughters, Marjorie Backherms of Clarksville, Diane Cole of Evansville and Debbie Miller of Lawrenceburg; one step son: Scott Tullis of Dupont; two sisters, Lola Stockdale of Milton, Ky. and Barbara Wittenmyer of Hanover; and several grandchildren, step grandchildren, great-grandchildren, step great -grandchildren, nieces, nephews and other relatives.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Jesse Edward Hall, who died June 29, 1997; her husband, Billy Joe Sullivan, who died Jan. 22, 2005; her husband, Gayle Bird, who died in 2009; her parents; four brothers, Frank Shafer, Alan Shafer, Paul Shafer and Alvin Shafer; and five sisters, Goldie Shafer, Jaunita Bellamy, Beulah Gilbertson, Cordia Knox and Veletta Welch.
The funeral will be at 5 p.m. Thursday at Morgan & Nay Funeral Centre. Burial will be at the Indiana Veterans Memorial Cemetery.
Friends may call at the funeral home Thursday from 3 p.m. until the service.
Expressions of sympathy may take the form of donations to the American Heart Association or the American Cancer Society. Contribution cards are available at the funeral home.
Online condolences can be sent at www.morgan-nay.com.
William Wayne "Bill" Tingle, 70, of Deputy, died Tuesday, Feb. 19, 2013, at King's Daughters' Hospital.
He was born Aug. 30, 1942, in Deputy, the son of John R. and Mabel Liter Tingle. He resided all of his life near Deputy. He was a member of Lick Branch Baptist Church. He was united in marriage in 1963 to Caryol Sue Ball. He was a farmer and enjoyed assisting Dr. Gerald Hamilton with his veterinary service. He enjoyed the outdoors, hunting, farming, horses and being with his family. He served on the farm committee with the Goodwill Conservation Club.
He is survived by two sons, James "Jim" Tingle of Hanover and John David Tingle of Lexington; one brother, Larry Tingle of Columbus; two sisters, Arlettia Ford of Columbus and Betty Messer of Madison; two grandchildren; one uncle; one aunt; one niece; and several nephews.
He was preceded in death by his parents; one uncle; and one nephew.
The funeral will be at 7 p.m. Friday at Morgan & Nay Funeral Centre. Burial will be in Lick Branch Cemetery in Deputy.
Friends may call at the funeral home Friday from 5 to 7 p.m.
Expressions of sympathy may take the form of donations to the Bill Tingle Memorial Fund. Contribution cards are available at the funeral home.
Online condolences can be sent at www.morgan-nay.com.