Norman Davis

Norman Davis, 74, of Bedford, Kentucky, died Monday, June 3, 2019, at Baptist Health in La Grange, Kentucky.

He was born Nov. 12, 1944, in Bedford, to Gilbert Eugene and Denzil V. Welch Davis. He served his country in the U.S. Army during the Korean War. He was always willing to lend help, especially if a ride to a doctor visit or hospital was needed. He enjoyed traveling and found great pleasure in getting in his truck and going, generally out to eat, auctions or flea markets. He loved the time he spent with his morning McDonald’s friends in Pendleton, Kentucky, and missed it greatly when he couldn’t go anymore. In earlier years he enjoyed riding motorcycles with his late wife.

He is survived by one son, Scottie Davis of Bedford; his step-children, Patricia Jones, Bill Temple and Michael Temple, all of Milton, Kentucky, and Bob Temple and Doug Temple, both of Bedford; one granddaughter; his step-grandchildren; step great-grandchildren; and several other relatives.

He was preceded in death by his parents; the mother of his son, Lynn Williams Davis; and his second wife, Rachel Law Davis.

Funeral services will be at 11 a.m. Saturday at Ransdell Funeral Home in Bedford. Burial will follow in Bedford Cemetery.

Visitation will be at the funeral home Friday from 5 p.m. until 8 p.m. and Saturday from 9 a.m. until the service.

Online condolences can be sent at ransdellfuneral.com



Thelma Dixon

Thelma Louise Barnes Dixon, 58, of New Castle, Kentucky, died Saturday, June 1, 2019, at her home.

She was born June 2, 1960, to Robert Matthew Barnes and Patricia Ann Stout Barnes. She worked as a private caregiver and babysitter. She dearly loved her dogs and was of the Baptist faith.

She is survived by her husband, Robert Dixon of New Castle; two daughters, Tina Dixon Carlton of New Castle and Bobbie Dixon Combs of Campbellsville, Kentucky; two sisters, Connie Barnes Evens of Carrollton, Kentucky, and Barbara Barnes Bishop of New Castle; one brother, Donald Lynn Barnes Stout of Punta Gorda, Florida; six grandchildren; and several nieces and nephews.

She was preceded in death by her parents and one brother, Robert “Spike” Barnes.

Funeral services will be at 1 p.m. Wednesday at Tandy-Eckler-Riley Funeral Home in Carrollton. Burial will be in the Point Pleasant Cemetery, Bethlehem, Kentucky.



Tony Gerber

William Anthony “Tony” Gerber, 52, of Milton, Kentucky, died Monday, June 3, 2019, at King’s Daughters’ Hospital.

He was born Jan. 16, 1967, in Madison, to William Arthur and Laura Katherine “Kathy” Polley Gerber. He lived all his life in Trimble County and was a 1985 graduate of Trimble County High School. In high school, he served as manager of the boy’s basketball team and played trumpet in the band. He then attended Eastern Kentucky University. He was baptized at Milton Christian Church in Milton and held membership there. He worked for several years with Meese Manufacturing in supervision and production. He was an avid fisherman, loved watching NASCAR especially driver Jeff Gordon, and watching the UK Wildcats.

He is survived by his parents; one sister, Sharai Pender of Bedford, Kentucky; one aunt; two nieces; four cousins; one great-aunt; his best friends who were like brothers, Chris Liter, Randy and Rob Stevens; and other relatives.

He was preceded in death by one sister, Sue Carol Gerber.

Funeral services will be at 1 p.m. Saturday at Mt. Byrd Christian Church in Milton. Burial will follow in Moffett Cemetery.

Visitation will be at Morgan & Nay Funeral Centre Friday from 4 p.m. until 8 p.m. and at the church Saturday from 11 a.m. until the service.

Expressions of sympathy may take the form of donations to the Milton Christian Church. Cards are available at the funeral homes and the church.

Online condolences can be sent at morgan-nay.com



Doris Humphreys

Doris J. Humphreys, 94, of Madison, Indiana, died Monday, June 3, 2019, at Hickory Creek at Madison.

She was born Oct. 11, 1924, in Madison, to Clarence and Florence Santschi Duke. She was a homemaker and formerly managed the concession stand at Crystal Beach for Eva and Bob Crum. She previously worked for the former Page’s Department Store and the Charlestown Ammunition Plant. She was a member of Hanover Baptist Church and the Madison Moose Lodge. She enjoyed camping, gardening and spending time with her grandchildren.

She is survived by two daughters, Patty Cole of Indianapolis and Barb Lowrance of Madison; one son, Jim Humphreys of Madison; nine grandchildren; 18 great-grandchildren; and two great-great-grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by her husband, James W. “Woody” Humphreys; her parents; one sister, Edna Sargent; and three brothers, Don Duke, Robert L. Duke and Harold Duke.

Funeral services will be at 1 p.m. Saturday at Lytle Welty Funeral Homes & Cremation Service, Vail Chapel. Burial will follow in Hebron Cemetery.

Visitation will be at the funeral home Saturday from 11 a.m. until the service.

Online condolences can be sent at lytlewelty.com



Guy Knouf

Guy H. Knouf, 93, of Madison, Indiana, died Sunday, June 2, 2019, at the Jewel Place in Madison.

He was born on July 31, 1925, in Schenectady, New York, to Ralph J. and Osee Johnson Knouf. He lived in LaGrange, Illinois, and was a 1943 graduate of Lyons Township High School. He was a proud veteran of World War II and entered the U. S. Army July 27, 1943, in Chicago. He rose to the rate of Sergeant serving in the 102nd Infantry Divison of Company L 405th Infantry Regiment. He fought in the European Theatre in the battles and campaigns of Rhineland and Central Europe. He was honorably discharged April 20, 1946, at Camp McCoy, Wisconsin, receiving the World War II Victory Medal with three Overseas Bars. After the war, he earned a bachelor’s degree in industrial engineering from Iowa State University, and worked most of his career at Union Carbide. A former 50-year resident of South Carolina, he had lived in Cleveland, Parma, Fostoria, Lake Wylie and then in Greenville. He was a member of the River Hills Community Church in Clover, South Carolina. He was always an active member of the Lion’s Club. He dearly loved and enjoyed his grandchildren and great-grandchildren and was able to enjoy all of them this past New Year’s. He was thrilled to take an Honor Flight several years ago, and today his military banner hangs on the Madison Riverfront.

He is survived by two sons, Kenneth Guy Knouf of Madison, and Thomas Ralph Knouf of Greenville, South Carolina; three grandchildren, and three great-grandchildren.

He was preceded in death by his parents.

A Celebration of Life will occur at a later date in South Carolina with interment to follow at the River Hills Community Church Cemetery, Clover, South Carolina.

Memorial contributions may be made to Honor Flight. Cards are available at the Morgan-Nay Funeral Centres in Madison.

Online condolences, www.morgan-nay



Shirley Konkle

Shirley L. Konkle, 69, of Madison, Indiana, died Tuesday, June 4, 2019, at Norton Hospital in Louisville. Arrangements will be announced by the Morgan & Nay Funeral Centre in Madison.



Elmer Lewellyn

Elmer Lewellyn, 54, of Carrollton, Kentucky, died Tuesday, June 4, 2019, at the Carroll County Memorial Hospital in Carrollton.

He was born on Dec. 4, 1964, to Donald and June Davis Lewellyn.

He is survived by his nephew, Kevin Lewellyn Jr. of Carrollton.

He was preceded in death by his parents and a brother, Kevin R. Lewellyn Sr.

A memorial service will be Friday, June 7, 2019, at 7 p.m. at the Tandy-Eckler-Riley Funeral Home in Carrollton.

Visitation will be from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. Friday at the funeral home.



Dean Monroe

Dean Monroe, 54, of Madison, Indiana, died Tuesday, May 28, 2019, at his residence.

He was born June 8, 1964, in Batesville, Indiana, to Robert E. “Bob” and Sherry Block Monroe. He was a 1983 graduate of Madison Consolidated High School. Over the years, he had worked at several businesses including Chandler Chevrolet and most recently, North Vernon Industry Corporation Cullman Casting. At times, his family attended First Baptist Church in Madison. He was an avid Cincinnati Bengals fan and enjoyed fishing, watching NASCAR, and spending time with his family and friends.

He is survived by his parents, Bob and Sherry Monroe of Madison; his wife, Jennifer Monroe; six children: McKenzie, Nathan, Destiny, Robert Alan, Junior, and Jackson; and many aunts, uncles, and cousins.

He was preceded in death by his maternal grandparents, Louis Block and Jean Block, and his paternal grandparents, Bob and Norine Monroe.

Funeral services were June 2, 2019, at Lytle Welty Funeral Homes & Cremation Service, Vail Chapel. Interment followed in Grandview Memorial Gardens.

The family requests memorial contributions be made to First Baptist Church. Contributions may be made at any of the Lytle Welty Funeral Homes & Cremation Service locations.



Carl Young

Carl William Young, 67, of Madison, Indiana, died Wednesday, May 29, 2019, at his home.

He was born Jan. 22, 1952, in Madison, to Carl Pleasant and June Evelyn Birchfield Young. He lived all of his life in Madison and enjoyed walking. He was of the Christian faith and had worked as a farm laborer and in lawn care most of his life.

He is survived by his four sisters, Patricia Smith of Hanover, Indiana, Marcella Stethen of Carrollton, Kentucky, and Evelyn Chadwell and Marilyn Robbins of Sanders, Kentucky; several nieces, nephews and other relatives.

He was preceded in death by his parents.

Services are private. Interment will occur in the Grandview Memorial Gardens near Madison.

Memorial contributions may be made to the Carl Young Remembrance Fund. Cards are available at the Morgan & Nay Funeral Centres.

Online condolences, www.morgan-nay.com