William Davis

William Virgil Davis, 76, of Madison, died Monday, Dec. 24, 2018, at King’s Daughters’ Hospital. Arrangements will be announced by Morgan & Nay Funeral Centre.

Frances Scheffler

Frances Irene Elmore Scheffler, 83, formerly of Worthville, Kentucky, and Mansfield, Ohio, died Tuesday, Dec. 25, 2018, in Lawrenceburg, Kentucky.

She was born May 15, 1935, in Grade Springs, Virginia, to Charles Monsey Elmore and Ida Ruth Bordwine Elmore. She formerly worked as a retail clerk with Dollar General Store and as a hostess at General Butler State Park in Carrollton, Kentucky. She was of the Catholic faith and loved her cats.

She is survived by four children, Bobbie A. Hannan of Mansfield, Robert E. Scheffler of Aurora, Indiana, Fred L. Scheffler of Corinth, Kentucky, and Charles D. Scheffler of Lawrenceburg, Kentucky; one brother, Jerry Elmore of Meadowview, Virginia; two sisters, Elizabeth Ann Goff of Emory, Virginia, and Revonda Duncan of Frankfort, Kentucky; seven grandchildren; eight great-grandchildren; and one great-great-grandchild.

She was preceded by her husband, Robert Dean Scheffler; her parents; one brother, Charles Elmore Jr.; and one sister, Hilda Harris.

There will be celebration of life at 3 p.m. Saturday at the Tandy-Eckler-Riley Funeral Home in Carrolton.

Visitation will be at the funeral home one hour before the service.

Cremation has been chosen by the family.

Expressions of sympathy may take the form of donations to Bluegrass Hospice Care or 663 Teton Trail. Care available at the funeral home.

Bro. William Estep

Bro. William Earl Estep, 69, of Austin, Indiana, died Monday, Dec. 24, 2018, at Clark Memorial Hospital in Jeffersonville, Indiana.

He was born Oct. 28, 1949, in Hazard, Kentucky, to Johnny and Lois Everidge Estep. He was raised in Hazard and was a 1963 graduate of Oneida School. He then attended college for one year and received a teaching certificate and taught at Leatherwood School. He had lived in Austin since 1965 and had returned to Bible college to become a minister. He began his pastorate position with Maple Street Church of God and then served the Broadway Church of God for 26 years. Since 2005, he had been the lead minister at Trinity House of God Church on Mann Avenue in Austin. He dedicated his life to the saving of souls, he enjoyed preaching, fishing, woodworking and helping anyone he could.

He is survived by his wife, Elaine Campbell Estep of Austin; two daughters, Debra Palmer of Scottsburg, Indiana, and Ann Estep of Austin; two sons, Jason Campbell of Seymour, Indiana, and Tim Couch of Austin; two brothers, Donnie Estep of Austin and James Estep of Seesaw, Texas; seven grandchildren; seven great-grandchildren; and several nieces, nephews and other relatives.

He was preceded in death by his parents; one sister, Betty Woods; one brother, Benny Estep; and one grandson.

The funeral will be at 2:30 p.m. Saturday at Trinity House of God Church in Austin. Burial will follow in Spurgeon Cemetery in Austin.

Visitation will be at the church Thursday from 5 p.m. until 8 p.m., Friday from 10 a.m. until 8 p.m. and Saturday from 10 a.m. until the service.

Expressions of sympathy may go to the Bro. Earl Estep Remembrance Fund at the Trinity House of God Church. Cards are available at the funeral homes and the church.

Online condolences can be sent at morgan-nay.com

Charles Grooms

Charles N. “Poogie” Grooms, 92, of Madison, died Wednesday, Dec. 26, 2018, at his home. Arrangements will be announced by Morgan & Nay Funeral Centre.

Bettie Handlon

Bettie Marie Handlon, 84, of Madison died Monday, Dec. 24, 2018, at The Waters of Clifty Falls.

She was born Sept. 5, 1934, in Seymour, Indiana, to Everett Allen and Thelma Marie McKinney Bryan. She worked at Samples Ice Cream and was a telephone operator for 22 years for the Indiana Telephone Co. She was a member of Ryker’s Ridge Baptist Church. She loved drawing and riding horses, playing Euchre with family and spent many hours fishing with her husband. She also cared for her parents in their later years.

She is survived by one brother, Michael Bryan of Madison; three nieces and nephews; and several great and great-great nieces and nephews.

She was preceded in death by her husband, John Henry Handlon; her parents; and one great-great nephew.

Funeral services will be at 1 p.m. Monday at Lytle Funeral Homes & Cremation Service, Wood Oakley Chapel in Milton, Kentucky. Burial will follow in Moffett Cemetery.

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

Expressions of sympathy may take the form of donations to a charity of the donor’s choice. Contributions may be made at any of the funeral home locations.

Online condolences can be sent at lytlewelty.com

Bertha Hanner

Bertha JoAnn Hanner, 69, of Commiskey, Indiana, died Sunday, Dec. 23, 2018, at Our Hospice of South Central Indiana Inpatient Facility in Columbus.

She was born August 9, 1949, in Seymour, Indiana, the daughter of James E. and Frances Cornett Lamb. She worked on the assembly line for Aisin in Seymour for eight years before retiring and had previously worked as a cashier for Walmart in North Vernon and Seymour and as a cook for Kimberly Lake. She was a member of Solid Rock Church in Scottsburg, Smiling Senior Citizens in North Vernon and North Vernon Senior Center. She enjoyed reading, eating, spending time with her family and listening to gospel music.

She is survived by her husband, Jack Hanner, whom she married Feb. 4, 2001; two sons, Jacob Campbell of Commiskey and Joe Campbell of North Vernon; his stepchildren, Tim Hanner, Kevin Hanner and Terri Jo McDole, all of Freetown, Indiana; three brothers, James Lamb of Butlerville, Indiana, Robert Stout of New Palestine, Indiana, and James Taylor Lamb of Austin, Indiana; six sisters, Mary Combs of Scipio, Elsie Rush and Pat Isaacs, both of New Palestine, JoAnn “Jo” Burton of North Vernon, Paulette Hammons of Uniontown, and Carma Akers of Deputy; four grandchildren; and two great-grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by her parents; one sister, Sharon Ivey; and two brothers, William and Chester Lamb.

Funeral services will be at 7 p.m. Friday at Dove-Sharp & Rudicel Funeral Home and Cremation Service in North Vernon.

Visitation will be at the funeral home from 3 p.m. until the service.

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

Brenda Molloy

Brenda L. Wilson Molloy, 64, of Madison, died Wednesday, Dec. 26, 2018, at Kentuckiana Medical Center. Arrangements will be announced by Morgan & Nay Funeral Centre.

Jayne Ziegler

Elizabeth Jayne Jolley Ziegler, 99, of Madison, formerly of Dayton, Ohio, died Monday, Dec. 24, 2018, in Madison.

She was born Nov. 15, 1919, in Dayton, Ohio. She graduated in 1938 from Fairview High School in Dayton and graduated from the Dayton Business School. She was a lifelong member of Shiloh Congregational Church in Dayton. She lived in the Dayton area until she moved to Madison 15 years ago. She enjoyed being a homemaker and mother. She held membership in the Miami Valley Golf Club, Dayton Women’s Club, Greenview Garden Club and enjoyed Ladies Shrine activities at Antioch Temple. She also enjoyed going to the Madison Senior Citizen’s functions such as playing cards, dominos and bingo.

She is survived by two sons, Robert Walter Ziegler III of Marco Island, Florida, and David Steven Ziegler of Madison; three nieces; and three nephews.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Robert Walter Ziegler Jr., whom she married May 8, 1943; her parents; three brothers, Elmer Otis Jolley Jr., William Preston Jolley and David Wilson Beck; one sister, Wilna Jolley Rinder Knecht; and one nephew.

She will be interred at Shiloh Park Cemetery, Dayton, Ohio.

Expressions of sympathy may take the form of donations to the Shriner’s Burn Center in Cincinnati or the Springfield Masonic Home, Springfield, Ohio.

Online condolences can be sent at morgan-nay.com