Nancy Barton

Nancy Booth Fowler Barton, 79, of Frankfort, Ky., died Wednesday, Jan. 9, 2013.

She was born July 15, 1933, in Washington, D.C. She earned a bachelor of arts degree from Niagara University. She taught in Niagara Falls, N.Y. before accompanying her husband to Kentucky. She taught at Second Street School for many years and was active in Frankfort, Ky. area churches. She earned a master's degree in education at the University of Kentucky. She became a deacon at the Church of the Ascension. She later attended the Lexington Theological Seminary and was ordained a priest in the Episcopal Church. She had the care of St. Agnes' House in Lexington, Ky. She became a doctor of ministry at the University of the South in Sewanee, Tenn. She then became rector of St. Mary's Church in Cadillac, Mich., where she retired. She volunteered at hospitals and the humane society.

She is survived by three children, Garrett Barton of Colorado Springs, Colo., Elizabeth Barton of Waddy, Ky., and Andrea Dunlap of Bedford, Ky.; and three grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by her husband of 54 years, James B. Barton; and one granddaughter.

The funeral will be at 10 a.m. Saturday at the Church of the Ascension, 311 Washington St., Frankfort, Ky.

In lieu of flowers, expressions of sympathy may take the form of donations to St. Agnes' House, 635 Maxwelton Court, Lexington, Ky. 40508 or Wonderland Humane Society, P.O. Box 935, Cadillac, MI 49601.

Rogers Funeral Home in Frankfort, Ky. is in charge of arrangements.



Joy Cable

Joy Mikesell Cable, 78, of Milton, Ky., died Monday, Jan. 14, 2013, at her daughter's home in Carrollton, Ky.

She was born Aug. 3, 1934, in Anderson, the daughter of Prentice Roosevelt and Hazel Lee Covington Mikesell. She was raised and attended school in Lancaster. She and her family moved to Milton, Ky., in 1951, and she resided there her entire life. She was a homemaker. She was also an artist and enjoyed sewing. She was a member of the Living Church of God in Charlestown. She was a member of the Milton Homemaker's Club and the Madison Art Gallery.

She is survived by one daughter, Melanie Truitt of Carrollton, Ky.; three sons, Rob Cable of Madison, Clay Cable of Carrollton, Ky. and Terry Cable of Milton, Ky.; two sisters, Lora Gayle of Lancaster and Lillie Wingham of Brooksburg; two brothers, Donnie Mikesell of Madison and Gerald "Buddy" Mikesell of Lancaster; nine grandchildren; four stepgrandchildren; 11 great-grandchildren; four stepgreat-grandchildren; and several nieces, nephews and other relatives.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Garrett Robert Cable, whom she married Oct. 21, 1949, and who died Oct. 12, 2005; one daughter, Penny Ann Cable; her parents; and two granddaughters.

The funeral will be at 11 a.m. Thursday at Morgan & Nay Funeral Centre. Burial will be in Moffett Cemetery.

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

Expressions of sympathy may take the form of donations to the Living Church of God or Hospice of Northern Kentucky. Contribution cards are available at the funeral home.

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



Charles Cook

Charles Edward "Ed" Cook, 75, of Cross Plains, died Monday, Jan. 14, 2013, at Hanover Health and Rehabilitation Center.

He was born Oct. 17, 1937, in Patriot, the son of Marshall and Thelma Webster Cook. He was raised in Patriot and was a 1955 graduate of Patriot High School. He was employed with the Reliance Electric Company in Madison for 20 years. He served as a machinist with the International Association of Machinists Union for 40 years. He held every office in Local 1109 and served as an officer of District 90 in Indianapolis for 20 years. He also served as an officer with the Grand Lodge Auditor for the International Association of Machinists. He served for several years as the Ripley County Democrat Chairman. He also served on the South Ripley School Board and helped to build the new elementary school. He served in nearly every capacity at Cross Plains United Methodist Church and helped to build the new fellowship hall. He also served on the Cross Plains Methodist Cemetery Board. He enjoyed horses, his children and grandchildren. He was awarded a State of Indiana Sagamore of the Wabash by Governor O'Bannon on March 24, 2001, and was also named a Kentucky Colonel.

He is survived by his wife, Janice Marie Mathews Cook, whom he married April 1, 1956; two sons, Charles Steven Cook and Anthony "Tony" Wayne Cook, both of Cross Plains; one daughter, Amy Beth Lee of Madison; one sister, Leah Jones of Patriot; two grandsons; three nephews; one niece; and several cousins and other relatives.

He was preceded in death by his parents.

The funeral will be at 6:30 p.m. Thursday at Morgan & Nay Funeral Centre. Burial will be private in Cross Plains Methodist Church Cemetery.

Friends may call at the funeral home Thursday from 4 p.m. until the service.

Expressions of sympathy may take the form of donations to the Cross Plains United Methodist Church Building Fund or the Cross Plains Methodist Cemetery Fund. Contribution cards are available at the funeral home.

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



Steven Kelley

Steven Michael Kelley, 59, of Milton, Ky., died Sunday, Jan. 13, 2013, at his residence.

He was born July 31, 1953, in Louisville, Ky., the son of Sidney W. and Thelma Jean Perkinson Kelley. He served in the Army. He enjoyed playing golf and corn hole. He also enjoyed spending time with his family and was an avid University of Kentucky Wildcats fan.

He is survived by his wife, Faith A. Hinman Kelley; four children, Randy Kelley of Kentucky, Terry M. Kelley and Steffani Stethen, both of Milton, Ky., and Courtney N. Hinman of Louisville, Ky.; five siblings, Eugene Kelley of Bedford, Ky., Jerri Peck and Vickie Cox, both of Louisville, Ky., Kevin Kelley of Bedford, Ky. and Timmy Kelley of Milton, Ky.; three grandchildren; and many nieces and nephews.

He was preceded in death by his parents.

The funeral will be at 11 a.m. Thursday at Ransdell Funeral Home in Bedford, Ky. Burial will be in Moffett Cemetery in Milton, Ky. Military honors will be conducted graveside.

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

Expressions of sympathy may take the form of donations to Hosparus of Louisville, Ky. Contribution cards are available at the funeral home.

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



Wanda Peters

Wanda Louise Peters, 60, of Worthville, Ky., died Friday, Jan. 11, 2013, at the Carroll County Memorial Hospital in Carrollton, Ky.

She was born April 9, 1952, in Clay County, Ky., the daughter of Marble and Henretta Reynolds Gross. She was a homemaker and of the Baptist faith.

She is survived by her husband, Dewey Peters; one daughter, Juliett Gray of Sanders, Ky.; two sons, Dewey Dewain Peters of Warsaw, Ky., and Jimmy Evert Peters of Worthville, Ky.; one sister, Mary Lee Yeary of Carrollton, Ky.; four brothers, John C. Gross of Sand Gap, Ky., Lowell Gross of Worthville, Ky., Randall Gross of Versailles and Wallace Gross of Worthville, Ky.; and eight grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by her parents; four sisters, Barbara Hartsock, Allie Stewart, Catherine Trosper and Vivian Jackson; and two brothers, Ernest Gross and Clarence Gross.

The funeral will be at 1 p.m. Wednesday at Tandy-Eckler-Riley Funeral Home in Carrollton, Ky. Burial will be in the Worthville Cemetery.

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

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



Loretta Righthouse

Loretta Righthouse, 60, of Murfreesboro, Tenn., formerly of Lexington, died Sunday, Jan. 13, 2013.

She was born July 23, 1952, in Detroit, Mich., the daughter of Hershel and Marjorie Whitaker Roberts. She graduated from Scottsburg High School in 1970. She also graduated from the House of James Beauty School in Seymour, Indiana and was a beautician for many years. She attended the Generations Church in Franklin, Tenn.

She is survived by one daughter, Patty Hrivnak of Murfreesboro, Tenn.; two brothers, John Roberts and Paul Roberts, both of Lexington; two sisters, Yvonne Derrickson of Madison and Sherri Alexander of Scottsburg; and three grandsons.

She was preceded in death by her parents.

The funeral will be at 1 p.m. Wednesday at Collins Funeral Home, 465 W. McClain Ave., Scottsburg. Burial will be in Lexington Cemetery.

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

Online condolences can be sent at www.collinsfuneralhome.net.



Charles Schlereth

Charles Cooper Schlereth, 74, of Midland, Mich., died Wednesday, Jan. 9, 2013, in San Antonio, Texas.

Funeral arrangements and additional information are pending at Vail-Holt Funeral and Cremation Service.



Kimberly Stoner

Kimberly Jean Stoner, 52, of Madison, died Monday, Jan. 14, 2013, at her parents' residence in Lexington.

She was born Aug. 3, 1960, in Carrollton, Ky., the daughter of David Larry and Martha Scott Knox. She was a 1979 graduate of Southwestern High School. She was disabled. She enjoyed animals, fishing and being outdoors. She also enjoyed helping others and spending time with her children and grandchildren.

She is survived by one daughter, Billie Jean Stoner of Madison; two sons, Travis Stoner of New Washington and Christopher Stoner of Madison; her parents, Russell and Martha Scott Light of Lexington; two sisters, Kelleen J. Brannon and Hallie Knox, both of Madison; two brothers, Ty Knox of Pennsylvania and Josh Knox of Madison; four grandchildren; several nieces and nephews; and one great-nephew.

She was preceded in death by her father, David Larry Knox.

A memorial visitation will be held Wednesday from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. at Vail-Holt Funeral Home and Cremation Service.

Expressions of sympathy may take the form of donations to the Jefferson County Humane Society. Contribution cards are available at the funeral home.

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