Obituaries - February 21, 2014
Friday, February 21, 2014 10:00 AM
Bradley James Allen, 2, of Ghent, Ky., died Wednesday, Feb. 19, 2014, in Ghent, Ky.
He was born Dec. 25, 2011, in LaGrange, Ky., to Douglas James Allen and Amanda Marie Foster.
He is survived by his father of Ghent, Ky.; his mother of Ghent, Ky.; two brothers, Ezekiel Kane Lewis of Carrollton, Ky. and Nathaniel Shane Brown of Covington, Ky.; two sisters, Ablivia Sky Lewis and Anastasia Marie Lewis, both of Carrollton, Ky.; his maternal grandmother, Betty Jean Sherman of Milton, Ky.; his paternal grandfather, Orville Allen of Carrollton, Ky.; and his paternal grandmother, Cheryl Allen of Owenton, Ky.
The funeral will be at 3 p.m. at Ghent Baptist Church. Burial will be in Ghent Masonic Cemetery.
Friends may call at the church Saturday from 1 p.m. until the service.
Tandy-Eckler-Riley Funeral Home in Carrollton, Ky. is in charge of arrangements.
Online condolences can be sent at www.tandyecklerrileyfuneralhome.com.
Kelly Lee Buchanan, 46, of Bedford, Ky., died Wednesday, Feb. 19, 2014, in Bedford, Ky., as a result of injuries sustained in an automobile accident.
He was born March 6, 1967, in Carrollton, Ky., to James Michael and Berdina Yavonne McGuire Buchanan. He was a machine operator for Synmat Materials in Ghent, Ky. He was of the Catholic faith. He enjoyed fishing, boating and riding four-wheelers. He also enjoyed listening to music, especially Lynyrd Skynyrd.
He is survived by his wife, Crystal Horner Buchanan; one son, Jordan Lee Buchanan of Bedford, Ky.; one step son, Christopher Wade Combs of New Castle, Ky.; his parents of Bedford, Ky.; two sisters, Kena Raye Buchanan of Richmond and Christy Cagle of Chelsea, Okla.; and one step grandson.
The funeral will be at 2 p.m. Monday at Tandy-Eckler-Riley Funeral Home in Carrollton, Ky. Cremation was chosen.
Friends may call at the funeral home Monday from noon until the service.
Online condolences can be sent at www.tandyecklerrileyfuneralhome.com
Damon Davidson, 55, of Louisville, Ky., died Wednesday, Feb. 19, 2014.
He was born March 10, 1960, to John W. and Mauricline Davidson.
He is survived by his mother, Mauricline Davidson; one brother, Danny Davidson of Louisville, Ky.; and one sister, Denise Hawkins of Jacksonville Fla.
He was preceded in death by his father.
The funeral will be at 1 p.m. Saturday at Graham-Dunn Funeral Home in Carrollton, Ky. Burial will be in Worthville Cemetery
Friends may call at the funeral home Saturday from 11 a.m. until the service.
Online condolences can be sent at www.grahamdunnfh.com.
Marjorie Mae Meredith, 96, of Fort Denaud, Fla., died Sunday, Feb. 17, 2014, in Lehigh Acres, Fla.
She was born Aug. 16, 1917, in Scottsburg, to Floyd and Grace Robbins Elliott. She lived in Fort Denaud, Fla. for the past few years, but spent most of her life in Madison.
She is survived by one sister, Betty June Dearth; six grandchildren; 10 great-grandchildren; and three great-great-grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Robert Loren Meredith; two daughters, June Kelley and Roberta Fugate; her parents; and one sister, Florida "Katie" Christensen.
The funeral will be at 2:30 p.m. Monday at Akin-Davis Funeral Home in LaBelle, Fla. Friends may call at the funeral home Monday from 2 p.m. until the service.
A local funeral service will be at 2 p.m., Thursday at Vail Funeral Chapel. Burial will be private in Dupont Cemetery.
Friends may call at the funeral home Thursday at from 1:30 p.m. until the service.
Online condolences can be sent at www.vailfuneralchapel.com.
Eleanor L. McClanahan Ray, 80, of Hanover, formerly of Columbus, died Tuesday, Feb. 18, 2014, at King's Daughters' Hospital.
She was born Jan. 21, 1934, in Deputy, to George Robert and Margaret Elizabeth Taulman McClanahan. She was raised in Deputy and was a 1952 graduate of Deputy High School. She was a member of the Lick Branch Baptist Church in Deputy and the Garden City Church of Christ in Columbus. She was united in marriage in 1954 to Clayton Ray. She lived in South Lebanon, Ohio for 25 years and she worked for RCA. She lived in Florida for three years, moving to Columbus and residing there the past 20 years. She worked for Como Plastics and then at Central Middle School in Columbus in the Dietary Department for the past 15 years. She also worked as a hairdresser for several years. She enjoyed cooking, church and being with her family.
She is survived by one daughter, Holly Jo Knight of Homosassa Springs, Fla.; one brother, Charles McClanahan of Paris Crossings; two sisters, Ella Jean Gammons of Deputy and Mary Evelyn Fredenburgh of Manville, Ohio; three grandsons; and several nieces, nephews and other relatives.
She was preceded in death by her parents; and two brothers, John Jacob McClanahan, who died March 21, 2007 and Ellison Hill "Mac" McClanahan, who died March 22, 2000.
The funeral will be at 2 p.m. Sunday at Morgan & Nay Funeral Centre. Burial will be in Lick Branch Cemetery near Deputy.
Friends may call at the funeral home Saturday from 4 to 8 p.m. and Sunday from noon until the service.
Expressions of sympathy may take the form of donations to the Lick Branch Cemetery. Contributions can be made through the funeral home.
Online condolences can be sent at www.morgan-nay.com.
Rickey D. "Rick" Weatherbee, 57, of Madison, died Thursday, Feb. 20, 2014, at his residence.
Funeral arrangements and additional information are pending at Morgan & Nay Funeral Centre.