Connie Beech-Frazier

Connie S. Beech-Frazier, 50, of Carrollton, Ky., died Saturday, April 21, 2012, at Carroll County Memorial Hospital in Carrollton, Ky.

She was born June 12, 1961, in Carrollton, Ky., the daughter of George A. Jr. and Wilma Jean Mikesell Beech. She was a homemaker. She was of the Baptist faith.

She is survived by her husband, Bobby Frazier of Carrollton, Ky.; one son, Randy Jason "R.J." Beech of Virginia Beach, Va.; and five sisters, Judith Lynn Helsel of Madison, Belinda June Jones of Dry Ridge, Ky., Carolyn Ann O'Neal of Carrollton, Ky., Sandra Lee Osborne of Hazard, Ky., and Geraldine Lee Meadows of Carrollton, Ky.

She was preceded in death by her parents; and one sister, Bonnie Potts.

The funeral will be at 1 p.m. Wednesday at Tandy-Eckler-Riley Funeral Home in Carrollton, Ky. Burial will be in I.O.O.F. Cemetery of Carrollton, Ky.

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

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



Mildred Bersch

Mildred Ann Bersch, 88, of Madison, died Monday, April 23, 2012, at King's Daughters' Hospital.

She was born April 28, 1923, in Buffalo, N.Y., the daughter of Henry J. and Margueritte McVey Bersch. She lived in Columbus, Ohio before moving to Madison in 1939. She was a 1941 graduate of Madison High School. She worked in the office at the former Longini Shoe Company in Madison and for Naval Avionics in Indianapolis. She retired in 1985 as secretary for the colonel at the former Jefferson Proving Ground. She was a member of Prince of Peace Catholic Church, Legion of Mary, Oblate of Saint Benedict and Oblate of Saint Meinrad Archabbey.

She is survived by one sister, Patricia M. Bersch of Madison; two brothers, James H. Bersch of Truth or Consequence, N.M. and Peter J. "Pete" Bersch of Las Cruces, N.M.; several nieces and nephews; and two cousins.

She was preceded in death by her parents; and one sister, Donna J. Day, who died in 1996.

Mass of Christian burial will be at 11 a.m. Thursday at Prince of Peace Catholic Church. Burial will be in St. Joseph Cemetery.

Friends may call at Vail-Holt Funeral and Cremation Service Wednesday from 4 to 7 p.m. A Rosary service will be held at 6:30 p.m. Wednesday at the funeral home.

Expressions of sympathy may take the form of donations to St. Meinrad Archabbey or Friends of Shawe and Pope John Schools. Contribution cards are available at the funeral home.

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



Billy Clark

Billy Clark, 81, of Carrollton, Ky., died Monday, April 23, 2012, at his residence.

Funeral arrangements and additional information are pending at Tandy-Eckler-Riley Funeral Home in Carrollton, Ky.



Charles Small

A celebration of life for Charles W. Small will be May 19, 2012, at 5 p.m. at the Scottsburg Post 204 of the American Legion, 412 N. New Albany Ave., Scottsburg.

Small, 67, of Port St. Lucie, Fla., died Monday, Oct. 17, 2011.

A full obituary was published Oct. 20, 2011.



Alvin Sparks

Alvin T. Sparks, 63, of Madison, died Saturday, April 21, 2012, at his residence.

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



Barton Stucker

Barton Theodore Stucker, 74, of Brownstown, formerly of Madison, died Saturday, April 21, 2012, at the Hoosier Christian Village in Brownstown.

He was born March 3, 1938, in Madison, the son of Barton Andrew and Beatrice Matilda Eaglin Stucker. He had been a truck driver for most of his life.

He is survived by five children, Robin Thompson of Aurora, Michael Stucker of Anderson, Tedd Stucker of Brownstown, Bart Stucker of Edinburg and Shannon Stucker of Brownstown; three brothers, Jerry Stucker of Madison, Raymond Stucker of Hanover and Billy Stucker of Kokomo; two sisters, Donna Ballard of Vevay and Roxie Arvin of Ghent, Ky.; eight grandchildren and five great-grandchildren.

He was preceded in death by his father; his mother, Beatrice Matilda Eaglin Stucker Skirvin; three sisters Debra Ann Stucker, Sharon Rudolph and Anna Stucker; and two brothers, Michael Stucker and Nolan Stucker.

A brief memorial service will be at 8 p.m. Wednesday at the Winklepleck-Weesner Funeral Home, 320 N. High St., Brownstown.

Friends may call at the funeral home Wednesday from 5 p.m. until the service.

Expressions of sympathy may take the form of donations to the funeral home for funeral expenses..

Online condolences can be sent at www.w-wfuneralhome.biz.



Charles Webster

Charles W. "Charlie" Webster, 79, of Carrollton, Ky., died Sunday, April 22, 2012, at University of Cincinnati Hospital in Cincinnati, Ohio.

He was born June 6, 1932, in Silver Grove, Ky., the son of Jasper Baird and Thelma McGrath "Toddy" Webster. He was a former pharmacist at the Walter-Reed Hospital during the Korean Conflict. He was elected mayor of Carrollton in 1961 at age 29 and served for 20 years in that position. He served the community in many ways, including assuming leadership positions with local organizations dealing with industrial development, utilities, tourism, housing, public health and business development. He was instrumental in the local polio vaccine effort in the 1950s and 1960s. He served on the Carroll County Board of Health for many years. He started Webster's Drug in 1956. He was known as "Good Game Charlie Webster" to local radio audiences listening to his broadcast of high school sports. He was a longtime member and lector at St. John Catholic Church in Carrollton, Ky.

He is survived by three sons, Chuck Webster of Carrollton, Ky., Daniel Webster of Bethesda, Md., and Jeff Webster of Austin, Texas; two daughters, Sharon Webster of Burlington, Vt., and Kim Arney of Ghent, Ky.; four grandsons; one granddaughter; and one great-granddaughter.

He was preceded in death by his wife of 55 years, Kathy Webster; and his parents.

Mass of Christian burial will be at noon Friday at St. John Catholic Church in Carrollton, Ky. Burial will be in the St. John Catholic Cemetery in Carrollton, Ky.

Friends may call at the Tandy-Eckler-Riley Funeral Home in Carrollton, Ky. from 5 to 8 p.m. Thursday and at the church Friday from 11 a.m. until the service. Evening prayers will be at 7:30 p.m. Thursday at the funeral home.

In lieu of flowers, expressions of sympathy may take the form of donations to the St. John Food Pantry or the Carroll County Public Library. Contributions can be made through the funeral home.

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