Trina Giltner

Trina Sue Bellamy Giltner, 52, of Madison, died Monday, July 8, 2013, in Madison.

She was born Aug. 16, 1960, in Plymouth, to James Edward and Leona Stackhouse Bellamy. She had resided in Madison for the past 30 years. She was a 1978 graduate of Madison Consolidated High School. She was a homemaker and enjoyed spending time with her family.

She is survived by her husband, Danny R. Giltner, whom she married Oct. 22, 1983; three daughters, Amber Nicole Burton, Samantha Leona Giltner and Tabitha Jewel Giltner, all of Madison; two sons, Daniel James Giltner and Matthew Louis Giltner, both of Madison; one brother, Eddie Bellamy of Ballston Spa, N.Y.; one sister, Lisa Stogner of Gaston, S.C.; two grandsons; and many nieces, nephews, aunts, uncles, cousins and other relatives.

She was preceded in death by her parents; and one brother, Ned Bellamy, who died Sept. 19, 2012.

The funeral will be at 1 p.m. Thursday at Morgan & Nay Funeral Centre. Burial will be in Vevay Cemetery.

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

Expressions of sympathy may take the form of donations to the Trina Giltner Memorial Fund. Contribution cards are available at the funeral home.

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



Dorothy Halmess

Dorothy J. Halmess, 83, of Carrollton, Ky., died Monday, July 8, 2013, at Carroll County Memorial Hospital in Carrollton, Ky.

She was born Sept. 29, 1929, in Worthville, Ky., to John Henry and Alice Thelma Brinegar Meadows. She retired as bookkeeper with Parkview Supermarket. She was a member of the Carrollton United Methodist Church where she was involved in the Ruth Circle, Joy Club and served as a Sunday school teacher.

She is survived by one son, Scott Halmess of Carrollton, Ky.; three sisters, Nancy Lewellyn of Madison, Mary Stangle of Carrollton, Ky., and Thelma "Dolly" Ray of Owingsville, Ky.; one granddaughter; and two great-grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Harold "Buddy" Halmess; her parents; and four brothers, Paul E. Meadows, H.M. Meadows, Roy Douglass Meadows and Marvin H. Meadows.

The funeral will be at 1 p.m. Friday at Carrollton United Methodist Church. Burial will be in the I.O.O.F. Cemetery of Carrollton, Ky.

Friends may call at the church Thursday from 5 to 8 p.m.

Expressions of sympathy may take the form of donations to the Carrollton United Methodist Church.

Tandy-Eckler-Riley Funeral Home in Carrollton, Ky. is in charge of arrangements.

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



Ralph Herin

Ralph Emerson Herin, 81, of Canaan, died Monday, July 8, 2013, at King's Daughters' Hospital.

He was born July 22, 1931, in Madison, to John S. and Nellie Fiesel Herin. He resided all of his life in Jefferson County and was a 1949 graduate of Central High School. He attended Purdue University and studied dairy farming. He served in the Army from July 14, 1952, to July 9, 1954, rising to the rank of Sergeant during the Korean War. He received several service medals. He was a farmer all of his life, raising cattle, hogs, soybeans, corn and hay. He began employment with Cummins Engine Company in February 1965 as a machinist and retired in 1995 from the Holset plant. He served as a deacon at the Hicks Baptist Church on Hicks Ridge near Canaan. He was involved in Jefferson County 4-H, was a member of Jefferson County Farm Bureau since 1951 and was a 47-year member of Versailles Post 173 of the American Legion. He received the Hoosier Homestead Award in 2013. He was an avid reader and enjoyed going to auctions and caring for his cattle.

He is survived by one son, Stephen Emerson Herin of Madison; two daughters, Belinda McIntyre of West Chester, Ohio, and Beth Michelle Herin of Columbus, Ohio; four stepgrandchildren; and six stepgreat-grandchildren; and several nieces, nephews and other relatives.

He was preceded in death by his wife, Beverly Lee Shepherd Lotshaw Herin, whom he married Sept. 20, 1958, and who died Oct. 10, 2011; his parents; one brother, Franklin Herin; and two sisters, Ruth Bevis and Dorothy Sellers.

The funeral will be at 1 p.m. Friday at Morgan & Nay Funeral Centre. Burial will be in Grandview Memorial Gardens. Military honors will be conducted at the cemetery by Versailles Post 173 of the American Legion.

Friends may call at the funeral home Thursday from 4 to 8 p.m. and Friday from 11 a.m. until the service. A final salute will be at 1:30 p.m. Friday at the funeral home with Versailles Post 173 of the American Legion.

Expressions of sympathy may take the form of donations to the Versailles Post 173 of the American Legion, the American Cancer Society or the American Lung Association. Contribution cards are available at the funeral home.

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



Betty Risk

Betty Tuttle Risk, 72, of Carrollton, Ky., died Tuesday, July 9, 2013, at King's Daughters' Hospital.

She was born July 10, 1940, in Irvine, Ky., to Hubert and Bertie Tuttle. She grew up in Versailles, Ky. She moved to Carrollton, Ky., in 1974. She worked as a secretary for Carroll County High School for 19 years. She was employed with the First National Bank of Carrollton for 12 years. She was a member of the Carrollton United Methodist Church for 39 years, singing in the choir and serving as church treasurer. She was also the co-leader of a Sunday school class at Carrollton Manor for many years. She enjoyed music and singing.

She is survived her husband of 51 years, Jerry A. Risk; two sons, Allen C. Risk of Morehead, Ky., and David E. Risk of Carrollton, Ky.; two brothers, James D. Tuttle of Versailles, Ky., and Stephen L. Tuttle of Pittsburgh, Pa.; one sister, Brenda T. Barber of Crestwood, Ky.; one granddaughter; one grandson; and many nieces and nephews.

She was preceded in death by her parents and one granddaughter.

The funeral will be at 11 a.m. Saturday at Carrollton United Methodist Church. Burial will be in the I.O.O.F. Cemetery of Carrollton, Ky.

Friends may call at the church Friday from 5 to 8 p.m.

Expressions of sympathy may take the form of donations to the Carrollton United Methodist Church. Contributions can be made through Tandy-Eckler-Riley Funeral Home in Carrollton, Ky., which is in charge of arrangements.

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



David White

David C. White, 73, of Madison, died Saturday, July 6, 2013, at Hickory Creek at Madison.

He was born June 12, 1940, in Augusta, Ky., to Charles and Freda Martin White. His family moved to Madison to work for the U.S. Shoe Corp., where he also worked for many years, retiring as a supervisor. He was a professional wrestler in the 1970s. He enjoyed a good joke, hunting, fishing and sports.

He is survived by four children, Robin Danner, Blane White and Shannon O'Neal, all of Madison, and Susan Stoner of Murfreesboro, Tenn.; his mother of Madison; two sisters, Doris Gray of Madison and Diann Mahoney of Hanover; and seven grandchildren.

He was preceded in death by his father; one infant brother; and his grandparents.

The funeral will be private at a later date at Lytle Funeral Chapel.

Expressions of sympathy may take the form of donations to the Hickory Creek Residence Fund or the Lide White Boys and Girls Club. Contribution cards are available at the funeral home.

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