Steven Ashley Jr.

Steven Wayne Ashley Jr., 38, of Madison, died Sunday, Oct. 6, 2013, in Baton Rouge, La.

He was born Feb. 10, 1975, in Madison, to Steven Wayne Sr. and Pamela Self Ashley. He resided most of his life and attended school in Madison. He was a member of Cornerstone Baptist Church in Hanover. He owned and operated a lawn mowing service until he became disabled. He enjoyed music, video games, animals, go carts and spending time with his friends.

He is survived by his companion of six years, Beverly Cloud of Madison; three brothers, Karl Ashley, Jonathan Mahoney, both of Madison, and William Mahoney of Hanover; four sisters, Sabrina Whitham of Baton Rouge, La., Nikki Moore of Madison, Bobbie Bishop of Carrollton, Ky., and JoAnna Cook of Hanover; one stepbrother, Tim Reynolds of Atlanta, Ga.; his stepfather, Keith Turner of Atlanta, Ga.; one aunt; one uncle; and several nieces, nephews and other relatives.

He was preceded in death by his father; his mother, Pamela Self Ashley Turner; and his grandparents, Gam and Irene Ashley.

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

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

Expressions of sympathy may take the form of donations to the Steven Ashley Jr. Memorial Fund. Contributions can be made through the funeral home.

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



Michael Beach

Michael Wayne Beach, 27, of Carrollton, died Tuesday, Oct. 8, 2013, at the Carroll County Memorial Hospital in Carrollton, Ky.

He was born Oct. 5, 1986, to Amos McKinney and Rena Beach. He worked at Kroger in Carrollton, Ky.

He is survived by his father Amos McKinney, and stepmother, Michelle McKinney of Carrollton, Ky.; his mother, Rena Beach Poland of Carrollton, Ky.; two brothers, Eli Poland of Carrollton, Ky., and James Anthony McKinney of Indiana; three stepbrothers, George Taylor of Owen County, Ky., James Joseph Taylor of Ghent, Ky., and Zachary Taylor of Carroll County, Ky.; and his grandmother, Willana Beach of Carrollton, Ky.

He was preceded in death by his grandparents, Andy and Esther McKinney, and James Beach.

The funeral will be at 2 p.m. Saturday at the Family Worship Center in Carrollton, Ky. Burial will be in the I.O.O.F. Cemetery in Carrollton, Ky.

Friends may call at the church Saturday from 11 a.m. until the service.

Graham-Dunn Funeral Home in Carrollton, Ky., is in charge of arrangements.

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



Joseph Braun

Joseph W. Braun, 59, of Deputy, died Wednesday, Oct. 9, 2013, at Norton Hospital in Louisville, Ky.

Funeral arrangements and additional information are pending at Lytle Funeral Chapel.



Pearl Hay

Pearl B. Hay, 100, of Connersville, died Tuesday, Oct. 8, 2013, at Heritage House Rehabilitation and Healthcare Center in Connersville.

She was born Feb. 17, 1913, in Derby, to John and Claudia Badger Phelps. She moved to Fayette County with her family as a child. She was a member of St. Gabriel Church, St. Anne Altar Society, Legion of Mary. She was also a eucharistic minister to the homebound, had served as a den mother for the Boy Scouts and was also active in the Parent-Teacher Association. She enjoyed cooking for friends and her community. She also enjoyed caring for and visiting her elderly friends and shut-ins.

She is survived by three children, Jim Hay of Yuba City, Calif., Stephen Hay of Richmond and Regina Brown of Connersville; two sisters, Lena Britton and Geneva Redwine, both of Madison; 18 grandchildren; 37 great-grandchildren; 14 great-great-grandchildren; and many nieces, nephews and cousins.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Robert John Hay, whom she married in 1932, and who died March 8, 1974; one son, Jackie Edwin Hay; two sisters; and five brothers.

Mass of Christian burial will be at 10 a.m. Saturday at Miller, Moster, Robbins Funeral Home in Connersville. Burial will be in Dale Cemetery.

Friends may call at the funeral home Friday from 4 to 7 p.m. The rosary will be said at 3:30 p.m. Friday at the funeral home.

Expressions of sympathy may take the form of donations to the Fayette County Cancer Society.

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



S. Richard Lowry

S. Richard Lowry, 79, of Deputy, died Thursday, Oct. 10, 2013, at The Waters of Clifty Falls.

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



Mark Seevers

Mark Alan Seevers, 54, of Madison, died Monday, Oct. 7, 2013, at King's Daughters' Hospital.

He was born June 22, 1959, in Lawrenceburg, to Lester Paul and Elvera Ann Lipps Seevers. He was raised in Sunman and in the St. John Evangelical Lutheran Church near Sunman. He was a 1977 graduate of East Central High School in Sunman. He also graduated from Purdue University with a bachelor's degree in construction. He worked as an estimator and project manager in Columbus. He then worked as an estimator for Paul H. Rohe Co. in Aurora and for Omara Contracting in North Vernon for 10 years and LMS in Madison for 15 years. He worked the past two years for Riverside Contracting and Excavating LLC as an estimator and project manager. He enjoyed living in the Jefferson County area for the past 20 years and had recently moved to the Manville area. He was a member of the Resurrection Lutheran Church, where he served on the church council. He enjoyed riding four-wheelers, gardening, fishing, hunting, reading, camping, visiting nature and being with his dog.

He is survived by his parents of Sunman; one sister, Barbara Meyer of Grafton, Wis.; three nephews; four aunts and uncles; and several cousins and other relatives.

He was preceded in death by one brother, Thomas Paul Seevers, who died in October 1962; and his grandparents, Clem and Mary Lipps, and Henry and Margaret Seevers.

The funeral will be at 11 a.m. Saturday at Resurrection Lutheran Church. A graveside service and burial will be in 2:30 p.m. Saturday at St. John Evangelical Cemetery in Sunman.

Friends may call at the Morgan & Nay Funeral Centre on Friday from 5 to 8 p.m. and at the church Saturday from 9 a.m. until the service.

Expressions of sympathy may take the form of donations to the Resurrection Lutheran Church or Wernle Youth and Family Treatment Center or a charity of the donor's choice. Contribution cards are available at the funeral home.

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