Berniece Andrews

Berniece Andrews, 81, of Scottsburg, Indiana, died Thursday, Dec. 19, 2019 in Scottsburg.

She was born May 5, 1938 in Barboursville, Kentucky, to Walter Lee Morris and Mamie Smith Morris but grew up in Salem, Indiana. She graduated from Salem High School in 1956 and took some art classes afterwards. She retired as assistant cashier with Scott County State Bank after 30 years, was a member of First Christian Church of Scottsburg, served as treasurer of the Lookout Sunday School class, and was a member of Phi Beta Psi and the Scott County and Madison art councils. She was a talented artist in pencil sketches of historical buildings in Scott County as well as a painter of scenery.

Survivors include her husband, Hobson Andrews; a son, Rodney Craig; step daughters Debra Boyd, Teresa Arnold, Susan Proctor and Kristen Smith; and two grandchildren, two great grandchildren, seven step grandchildren, and 14 step great grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by her parents; her second husband, Charles Bartle; a sister, Thelma Haley; and a brother, Lemen Morris.

Funeral services were Monday, Dec. 23, 2019 at Stewart & Hoagland Funeral Home in Scottsburg. Burial was at Scottsburg Cemetery.

Memorial contributions can be made to the Alzheimer’s Association c/o Stewart & Hoagland Funeral Home, 80 N 1st St., Scottsburg IN 47170. Online condolences at www.stewart-hoaglandfuneralhome.com

Eleanor Archinal

Eleanor Kathryn Archinal, 85, of Carrollton, Kentucky, died Sunday, Dec. 22, 2019 at her home there.

She was born on July 8, 1934 in New York City to Frank and Kathryn Falk Conklin. She was a member of the Carrollton United Methodist Church, a graduate of Centenary Junior College for Women in Hackettstown, New Jersey, a member of Phi Theta Kappa sorority and also enjoyed needlework, art and knitting.

Survivors include two daughters; Cynthia Ellen “Cindy” O’Neal of Carrollton and Leigh Ann Guth of Lexington, Kentucky; a son, Walter Ross Archinal of Winston-Salem, North Carolina; and three grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by her parents; her husband of 63 years, Walter C. Archinal, in January 2018; and a brother, Frank Conklin.

Memorial service will be 1 p.m. Thursday, Dec. 26, 2019 at Carrollton United Methodist Church. Visitation will be noon until time of service Thursday at the church.

Memorial gifts may be made to Carrollton United Methodist Church in care of the funeral home.

Tandy-Eckler-Riley Funeral Home has been entrusted with the arrangements. Online condolences, www.tandyecklerrileyfuneralhome.com

Connie Emery

Connie Jane “Nana” Dews Emery, 63, of Milton, Kentucky, died unexpectedly on Sunday, Dec. 22, 2019 at her home.

She was born July 5, 1956 in Hamilton, Ohio, to Elaine Dello. She was raised in Newport, Kentucky, and moved to Carrollton, Kentucky. She was a homemaker, devoted wife, loving mom and nana. She was raised in the Baptist faith and had resided in Milton the past two years.

Survivors include her husband of 33 years, James “Jimmy’ Elwood Emery of Milton; her daughters, Connie King of Milton and April Van Tyle of Carrollton; a son, Kevin Dews of Milton, Kentucky; a brother, Jimmy Dews of Cincinnati; and eight grandchildren and several nieces, nephews and other relatives.

She was preceded in death by her adopted mother, Elaine Dello, and a step sister, Tammy Morgan.

Funeral services will be 7 p.m. Thursday, Dec. 26, 2019 at the Morgan & Nay Funeral Centre in Madison. Friends may visit from 4 p.m. until time of service Thursday at the funeral home.

Memorial contributions may be made to the Connie Emery Memorial Fund. Cards are available at the Morgan & Nay Funeral Centre’s of Madison and Hanover. Online condolences, www.morgan-nay.com

Marie Griffith

Marie V. Harris Griffith, 60, of Madisonville, Tennessee and formerly of Madison, Indiana, died Friday, Dec. 20, 2019, at University of Tennessee Hospital in Knoxville, Tennessee.

She was born in Madison on Sept. 19, 1959 to Faye and Dr. George Harris. She was a 1978 graduate of Madison Consolidated High School and had worked the past 35 years as a hospice nurse in Columbus, Indiana, Florida and Tennessee.

Survivors include her husband, Larry Griffith, formerly of Madison; two sons, Andrew and Ben Griffith, both of Knoxville; and a sister, Ann Geyman, of Springfield, Missouri.

She was preceded in death by her parents.

At her request there was no visitation and no services. The body was cremated.

Memorial contributions can be made to a hospice of the donor’s choice. Condolences can be sent to Larry Griffith, 251 Badger Road, Madisonville, Tennessee, 37354.

Joan Hall

Joan Mary Schramm Hall, 94, of Madison, Indiana died Sunday, Dec. 22, 2019 at the Norton Hospital in Louisville. Funeral arrangements will be announced by the Morgan & Nay Funeral Centre in Madison.

Irene Ritter

Irene Mary Traylor Ritter, 92, of Madison, Indiana, died on Saturday, Dec. 21, 2019 at the River Terrace Health Campus in Madison. Funeral arrangements will be announced by the Morgan & Nay Funeral Centre in Madison.

Janice Selph

Janice Louise Young Selph, age 64, of Madison, Indiana, died Monday, Dec. 23, 2019 at her home in downtown Madison.

She was born Oct.13, 1955 in Madison, to Lee Roy “Doc” and Elizabeth M. Buchanan Young. She attended school and lived in Madison most of her life. She worked at Mayfield Nursing Home then Hanover Health and Rehabilitation as a nurses’ aide. She was a member of the Church of God and enjoyed collecting things, watching soap operas and socializing.

Survivors include her mother, Elizabeth M. Buchanan Young of Madison; a daughter, Tabbatha Torrance of Madison; her sisters, Donna Young Mendoza and Debbie Young Mendoza, both of Madison; a brother, Roger Lee Roy Young of Madison; a step sister, Carol Young Aylers of Madison; two grandchildren; two great grandchildren; two aunts and several nieces, nephews and other relatives.

She was preceded in death by her father.

Funeral services will be 11 a.m. Friday, Dec. 27, 2019, at the Morgan & Nay Funeral Centre in Madison. Interment will follow in the Grandview Memorial Gardens near Madison. Friends may visit from 5 p.m. to 8 p.m. Thursday and Friday from 9 a.m. until the time of service at the funeral home.

Memorial contributions may be made to the Janice Selph Remembrance Fund. Cards are available at the funeral home. Online condolences, www.morgan-nay.com

John White

John D. “Red” White, 86, of Hanover, Indiana, died Friday, Dec. 20, 2019 at Hickory Creek Healthcare in Madison, Indiana.

He was born March 4, 1933 in Shelby County, Indiana, to Arthur Oatis and Mildred Lanahan White. He was raised at the Indiana Girls School from the age of one where his father was the farm superintendent and his mother was a corrections officer. He graduated from Ben Davis High School in 1951 and attended Indiana Central College for two years. On July 1, 1953 he was employed by the Indiana State Police as a criminal records clerk and in 1954 transferred to operations. In 1958 he was promoted to trooper and transferred to Scott County under the Charlestown Post. He was promoted to sergeant in 1966, made first sergeant in 1972 and lieutenant 1975 and was Commander of the Versailles, Charlestown and Sellersburg posts. He was assistant commander of the Indiana State Fair Detail and the commander of the Indianapolis 500 Race Detail for several years. He retired in 1988 as a lieutenant after 34 years and 9 months of service and traveling over one million miles.

He was awarded the Sagamore of the Wabash by Gov. Otis Bowen and the Aide DeCamp Commissioners Staff by the Kentucky State Police. He served as a scoutmaster of the Explorer’s Boy Scout Troop, counselor to Hoosier Boys State and the Indiana State Police Career Camp. He was a member and past president of the Madison Fraternal Order of Police, past president of the Jefferson County Sheriff’s Merit Board, member of the Civil War Round Table and Jefferson County Historical Society. After retirement he enjoyed woodworking, and acting as a docent for the Madison Train Station and the Jefferson County Historical Museum.

Survivors include his wife, Linda Stewart White of Hanover; a son, Jeffrey White of Franklin, Indiana; three daughters, Laura Ebley of Lexington, Indiana, Lora Caudill of Louisville and Kathy Hagen of Lebanon, Kentucky; and five grandchildren and other relatives.

He was preceded in death by his parents.

Funeral services will be 7 p.m. Friday, Dec. 27, 2019 at the Morgan & Nay Funeral Centre in Madison. Interment will be private in the Grandview Memorial Gardens near Madison. Friends may visit from 4 p.m. until time of service Friday at the funeral home.

Memorial contributions may be made to the Jefferson County Historical Society Museum. Cards are available at the Morgan & Nay Funeral Centre’s of Madison and Hanover. Online condolences, www.morgan-nay.com