Maymie Griffin

Maymie L. Griffin, 99, of Madison, died Tuesday, Nov. 19, 2013, at her residence.

She was born April 27, 1914, in Trimble County, Ky., to Rollie and Angie Marsh Handlon. She moved to Madison with her family at the age of 9. She was a homemaker. She enjoyed working in her flower garden, and watching Wheel of Fortune, Jeopardy and Days of Our Lives.

She is survived by five daughters, Helen Boldery of Bedford, Ky., Georgine Neal of Kent, Margaret Geyman of Madison, Tulsa Everett of Florida and Ruby Miracle of Austin; and several grandchildren, great-grandchildren, nieces and nephews.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Albert Griffin, who died March 19, 1991; three sons, James Higgins, Ronald Higgins and Everett Griffin; her parents; five brothers; and four sisters.

The funeral will be at 11 a.m. Thursday at Lytle Funeral Chapel. Burial will be in Springdale Cemetery.

Friends may call at the funeral home Wednesday from 5 to 8 p.m. and Thursday from 10 a.m. until the service.

Expressions of sympathy may take the form of donations to the First Baptist Church Memorial Gardens Program or the American Cancer Society. Contributions can be made through the funeral home.

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Dale Lotshaw

Dale Fremond Lotshaw, 72, of Versailles, died Saturday, Nov. 16, 2013, at Dearborn County Hospital in Lawrenceburg.

He was born May 5, 1941, in Ripley County, to Virgil and Frances Burnett Lotshaw. He was injured in an accident when he 2 years old that left him disabled. He attended the Versailles Wesleyan Church early in life. He was raised in the Cross Plains community and resided in the New Castle area later in life. He enjoyed magazines and his family.

He is survived by one brother, James V. "Smiley" Lotshaw of Versailles; his cousins and caregivers, Joyce and Standley Taylor of Versailles; and numerous cousins.

He was preceded in death by his parents.

A graveside service and burial will be at 1 p.m. Saturday in Cliff Hill Cemetery in Versailles.

Expressions of sympathy may take the form of donations to a charity of the donor's choice. Contributions can be made through Morgan & Nay Funeral Centre, which is in charge of arrangements.

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