Ruth Alexander

Ruth Mae Alexander, 71, of Carrollton, Ky., died Wednesday, Jan. 30, 2013, at Norton Hospital in Louisville, Ky.

She was born Oct. 7, 1941, in Henry County, Ky., the daughter of Samuel Henry and Janetta Frances Ward Nutgrass. She was a homemaker. She was a member of the Open Door Baptist Church in Carrollton, Ky. She was active in Ladies for Christ and with the nursing home ministry. She served as a Sunday school teacher, helped cleaning the church and assisted in preparation for fellowship meals.

She is survived by her husband, Paul Alexander; one daughter, Paula Renee Hornback of North Vernon; one son, David Wayne Alexander of Carrollton, Ky.; three sisters, Mary Elizabeth Larsen of Montclair, Calif., Janet Lynn Rogers of Carrollton, Ky. and Peggy Ann Larsen of California; three brothers, William Henry Nutgrass, Larry Lewis Nutgrass and James D. Nutgrass, all of Bedford, Ky.; and one grandchild.

She was preceded in death by one daughter, Sherri Ann Alexander; her parents; two sisters, Mildred Louise Larsen and Anna Faye Nutgrass; and one brother, Rand Nutgrass.

The funeral will be at 11 a.m. Friday at the Open Door Baptist Church. Burial will be in the I.O.O.F. Cemetery of Carrollton, Ky.

Friends may call at today from 5 to 8 p.m. at Tandy-Eckler-Riley Funeral Home in Carrollton, Ky. and at the church Friday from 9 a.m. until the service.

Expressions of sympathy may take the form of donations to the Open Door Baptist Church.

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



Brenda Clark

Brenda V. Sullivan Clark, 72, of Madison, died Monday, Jan. 28, 2013, at King's Daughters' Hospital.

She was born Jan. 24, 1941, in Carrollton, Ky., the daughter of Robert W. and Martha C. Searcy Sullivan. She resided most of her life in Jefferson County and was a 1958 graduate of Madison High School. She worked for many years as a teacher's aide at Lydia Middleton Elementary School. She also served as an administrator and caretaker at Camp Livingston in Switzerland County for 11 years. She enjoyed socializing with family and friends. She also enjoyed spending time with her grandchildren and playing cards.

She is survived by her husband of 51 years, Arthur Goss Clark; three sons Jeffory L. Clark of Madison, Kevin Clark of Hanover and Steve Clark of Vevay; one daughter, Kimberly Holman of Madison; three sisters, Marsha Mundt of Hanover, Pam Peters of Vevay and Carol Park of Madison; one brother, Michael Robinson of Deputy; 11 grandchildren; and several nieces, nephews, cousins and other relatives.

She was preceded in death by her father; her mother, Martha C. Searcy Robinson; her step father, Dean Ward Robinson; and one grandson.

The funeral will be at 2 p.m. Saturday at the Indiana Veterans Memorial Cemetery Chapel. Burial will be in the Indiana Veterans Memorial Cemetery.

Friends may call at the chapel Saturday from noon until the service.

Expressions of sympathy may take the form of donations to the Brenda Clark Memorial Fund for the Camp Livingston Camper Fund. 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.



Stephen Free

Stephen Howard Free, 66, of Hanover, died Thursday, Jan. 24, 2013, at the University of Kentucky Medical Center in Lexington, Ky.

He was born May 13, 1946, in Terre Haute, the son of Stephen A. and Marian Combs Free. He was a graduate of Greenfield High School and completed his undergraduate degree at Indiana University-Bloomington. He was a graduate of the Stanford Law School, and obtained a Ph.D. in psychology from Ball State University. He was an associate/partner in the Noblesville law firm of Christian, Waltz, White, Klotz and Free, and was a partner in the law firm of Holt, Fleck and Free. In addition to his law practice, he served as Noblesville City Court Judge from 1989 to 1991, and as attorney for the town of Arcadia. He was a member of the California and Indiana Bar Associations. After leaving the practice of law and earning a doctoral degree in psychology, he worked for Seven Counties Services of Louisville Ky., and later as a forensic evaluator for the Kentucky Correctional Psychiatric Center in LaGrange, Ky., from which he retired in 2012. He was a "phone-a-friend" on "Who Wants to Be a Millionaire" and helped a friend win a substantial prize. He enjoyed American-made high performance cars, photography, reading, Indonesian cooking, film noir, and gardening. He was an award-winning theater director for the Hamilton County Theater Guild, and sang opera and tunes from the Great American Songbook in baritone.

He is survived by his wife, Kathleen Walsh Free, whom he married Sept. 19, 1981; his father; one sister, Susan Free McAmis; 10 nieces; six nephews; and one great-nephew.

He was preceded in death by his mother.

A memorial service will be held at 2 p.m. Saturday at Stillinger Family Funeral Home, Pasco Chapel in Greenfield.

Expressions of sympathy may take the form of contributions to a charity of the donor's choice.

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



Amanda Hall

Amanda Lee "Mandy" Hall, 79, of Scottsburg, died Tuesday, Jan. 29, 2013, at Clark Memorial Hospital in Jeffersonville.

She was born July 30, 1933, in Virginia, the daughter of Rollie and Pearl Turner Collins. She was a homemaker. She was a member of the New Hope Church of God near Austin.

She is survived by three sisters, Bobby Cantrell of Kemper, Ky., Nancy Brown of Jenkins, Ky. and Betty Thompson of Hyattsville, Md.; three brothers, Rollie Collins Jr. of Marengo, Bill Collins of Jenkins, Ky. and Troy "Johnny" Collins of Indiana; her caregivers, Mary Francisco of Madison and Paul Harris of Scottsburg; and many nieces and nephews.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Bill Hall, who died Nov. 16, 2012; her father; her mother, Pearl Turner Collins-Tompkins; and one brother, Jim Collins.

The funeral will be at 1 p.m. Friday at Collins Funeral Home in Scottsburg. Burial will be in Scottsburg Cemetery.

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

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



June Huttsell

June Leroy Huttsell, 88, of Nabb, died Tuesday, Jan. 29, 2013, at King's Daughters' Hospital.

He was born Oct. 15, 1924, in Jefferson County, the son of Rohda and Teddy Taflinger Huttsell. He was a retired farmer.

He is survived by one son, Terry Huttsell of Nabb; and two grandsons.

He was preceded in death by his wife, Dorothy Mae Baker Huttsell; one daughter, Lana Fisher; his parents; and one brother, Otis Huttsell.

The funeral will be at 1:30 p.m. Saturday at Grayson Funeral Home in New Washington. Burial will be in Crown Hill Cemetery.

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

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



Sandra Nay

Sandra Hooker Nay, 73, of Seymour, formerly of Dupont, Hanover and Versailles, died Wednesday, Jan. 30, 2013, at Schneck Medical Center in Seymour.

Funeral arrangements and additional information are pending at Morgan & Nay Funeral Centre.



Stella Ogburn

Stella Mae Miller Ogburn, 88, of Carrollton, Ky., died Tuesday, Jan. 29, 2013, at Blue Ash Hospice in Cincinnati, Ohio.

She was born March 17, 1924, in Perry Park, Ky., the daughter of Sterling and Bertie Clifton Miller. She was a housewife and homemaker. She was a member of the Relevant Church in Carrollton, Ky.

She is survived by one daughter, Joyce Coffey of Maineville, Ohio; one son, Don Ogburn of Frankfort, Ky.; one brother, William Miler of Carrollton, Ky.; three grandchildren; and six great-grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Harley B. Ogburn, who died July 20, 2011; her parents; three sisters, Wilma True, Cozetta Tilley and Annalee Wright; and one brother, Harrison Miller.

The funeral will be at 2 p.m. Friday at the Relevant Church in Carrollton, Ky. Burial will be in the I.O.O.F. Cemetery of Carrollton, Ky.

Friends may call at the church Friday from 11 a.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.



Regina Walton

Regina Kay Walton, 42, of Hanover, died Tuesday, Jan. 29, 2013, at Indiana University Hospital in Indianapolis.

Funeral arrangements and additional information are pending at Morgan & Nay Funeral Centre.