Obituaries - October 9, 2013
Wednesday, October 09, 2013 11:00 AM
Hayden Boldery, 92, of Milton, Ky., died Thursday, Oct. 3, 2013, at his residence.
He was born March 12, 1921, in Milton, Ky., to George David and Virgie Shelton Boldery. He attended Baltimore School and Kentucky Agriculture School. He was a member of the Civilian Conservation Corps. from 1937 to 1938. He was an Army veteran of World War II, serving for 38 months. He was a farmer. He joined the Jehovah's Witnesses in Madison in 1961. He began serving as an elder in the congregation in 1972.
He is survived by his wife of 68 years, Josephine Boldery; one daughter, Pamela Branco of Milton, Ky.; one brother, Raymond Boldery of Milton, Ky.; seven grandchildren; 14 great-grandchildren; and two great-great-grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by one daughter, Janice Lynn Snyder; one son, Monty Blane Boldery; his parents; two brothers, Marvin Boldery and Thurman Boldery; and two sisters, Eulala May and Corrine Boldery.
A memorial service will be at 4 p.m. Sunday at Kingdom Hall of Jehovah's Witnesses, 2924 Clifty Drive, Madison. Burial will be at a later date in Moffett Cemetery in Milton, Ky.
In lieu of flowers, expressions of sympathy may take the form of donations to the Kingdom Hall of Jehovah's Witnesses. Contributions can be made through the church.
Wood-Oakley Funeral Home in Milton, Ky., is in charge of arrangements.
Connie Sue Ervin, 52, of North Vernon, formerly of Madison, died Sunday, Oct. 6, 2013, at Jennings Health Care Center in North Vernon.
She was born Dec. 21, 1960, to Carl and Alberta Greer Ervin. She was a graduate of New Albany High School.
She is survived by one daughter, Eleisha Ervin Fischer of Eau Claire, Wis.; one sister, Janet Ervin of Eau Claire, Wis.; and several aunts, uncles, cousins and other relatives.
She was preceded in death by her mother, who died in 1999; and her father, who died in 2012.
The funeral will be at 2 p.m. Thursday at Kraft Funeral Service in New Albany. Burial will be private at Kraft-Graceland Memorial Park in New Albany.
Friends may call at the funeral home Thursday from 11 a.m. until the service.
Online condolences can be sent at www.kraftfs.com.
Zelpha M. Kirby Holt, 77, of Madison, died Monday, Oct. 7, 2013, at Norton Hospital in Louisville, Ky.
She was born May 14, 1936, in Madison, to Elbert and Fostina Sutter Kirby. She lived all of her life in Madison and was a 1954 graduate of Madison High School. She was united in marriage on May 29, 1954, to Philip Lee Holt. She was first employed with the five-and-dime stores in downtown Madison and on the hilltop for several years. She then worked as a secretary for nine years at the Madison Tool and Die Co. She had also worked for several years as a secretary for the Madison Police Department. She was a member of the Ryker's Ridge Baptist Church. She was artistic and enjoyed painting, horses and watching television.
She is survived by one son, Randy Holt of Madison; one granddaughter; two aunts; one uncle; and several cousins and other relatives.
She was preceded in death by one son, Terry Lee Holt, who died Sept. 26, 2013; and her parents.
The funeral will be at 11 a.m. Friday at the Morgan & Nay Funeral Centre. Burial will be in Grandview Memorial Gardens.
Friends may call at the funeral home Thursday from 5 to 8 p.m. and Friday from 9 a.m. until the service.
Expressions of sympathy may take the form of donations to the Madison-Jefferson County Animal Shelter. Contributions can be made through the funeral home.
Online condolences can be sent at www.morgan-nay.com.
Evalee B. Martin May, 82, of Vevay, died Monday, Oct. 7, 2013, at Hickory Creek at Madison.
She was born Oct. 14, 1930, in Jefferson County, to Goldia and Anna Brading Martin. She was raised in Bethlehem. She was a member and valedictorian of the 1948 class of Hanover High School. She retired in 1992 after 38 years of service as a floor supervisor at the U.S. Shoe Factory in Vevay. She was employed as a cook for Ponderosa Steakhouse in Madison from 1994 to 1999. She was also employed as a greeter for Walmart in Madison. She farmed most of her life with her husband. She was a member of the Vevay Church of Christ. She enjoyed bowling and was on a travel league at the U.S. Shoe Factory. She also enjoyed watching sports and Indiana University basketball.
She is survived by her husband, Kenneth D. "Kenny" May, whom she married May 8, 1948; two sons, Larry May of Madison and Reno May of Pleasant; one daughter, Janice Smith of Madison; nine grandchildren; 14 great-grandchildren; and several nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by one son, Roger Allen "Rog" May, who died May 16, 2004; her parents; three sisters, Daisy Tolle, who died in 1998, Shirley L. Martin, who died in 2009, and Mary E. Johnson, who died in 2012; and one brother, John Bud Martin, who died in 1987.
The funeral will be at 11 a.m. Friday at the Haskell & Morrison Funeral Home in Vevay. Burial will be in Vevay Cemetery.
Friends may call at the funeral home Thursday from 5 to 8 p.m.
Expressions of sympathy may take the form of donations to the American Cancer Society. Contributions can be made through the funeral home.
Online condolences can be sent at www.haskellandmorrison.com.
Mark Alan Seevers, 54, of Madison, died Monday, Oct. 7, 2013, at King's Daughters' Hospital.
Funeral arrangements and additional information are pending at the Morgan & Nay Funeral Centre.