Jean Hackney

Jean Baxter Hackney, 87, of Carrollton, Kentucky, died Wednesday, Jan. 30, 2019, at Hosparus Health Inpatient Care Center in Louisville.

She was born April 30, 1931 in Turners Station, Kentucky, to Jesse and Margaret Y. Kelly Baxter. She was a member of Carrollton Wesleyan Church, a former Floor Lady at Teledyn-Wirz factory in Carrollton and a homemaker. She enjoyed buying, selling and trading furniture, knick-knacks and houses.

She is survived by one daughter; Kathy Dawson of Carrollton; one sister, Joan Tolliver of Carrollton; two grandchildren; and two great-grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Virgil Hackney; three sisters, Kathryn Plew, Della Wilson and Eva Ingram; four brothers, Robert Baxter, Jesse Baxter Jr., James Fred Baxter and Vernon Baxter; one grandchild; and one great-grandchild.

Funeral services will be at 1 p.m. Saturday at Tandy-Eckler-Riley Funeral Home in Carrollton.

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

Expressions of sympathy may take the form of donations to Hosparus Health Inpatient Center in Louisville or American Foundation for Suicide Prevention. Envelopes available at funeral home.

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Roy Wilson

Roy Wilson, 84, of Carrollton, Kentucky, died Wednesday, Jan. 30, 2019, at Signature Healthcare of Carrollton. Arrangements are pending with Tandy-Eckler-Riley Funeral Home.