Chris Crase

Chris Crase, 53, of Ghent, Kentucky, died Wednesday, July 1, 2020, at the Carroll County Memorial Hospital in Carrollton.

He was born Aug. 11, 1966, to William Harrison Crase Sr. and Rebecca Ann McBurney. He had last worked as a field supervisor for West Carroll Water District No. 1 in Ghent until his health declined. He had previously worked for M & T Chemical Company in Carrollton and enjoyed working in the home construction industry and on the family’s rental properties. He loved to farm and enjoyed farm management and operation.

He was a good story-teller who was always able to keep a straight face whenever he had a tale to spin. He was a good pool player, enjoyed playing golf and loved to hunt and fish and be outdoors in nature. He had attended Ghent Baptist Church and Carrollton Wesleyan Church.

Survivors include his mother, his high school sweetheart and wife of 23 years, Anna Susie Burgess Crase; the two fathers who raised him, Robert C. McBurney Jr. and William Miller, both of Carrollton; his son, Trent Myles Crase of Ghent; his brothers, Dean Miller of Carrollton, Harry Crase of Ghent and Robert McBurney II; two sisters, Tammy McBurney of Cincinnati and Hope Clark of Independence, Kentucky; and a granddaughter and several nieces and nephews, great nieces and nephews, aunts and uncles.

He was preceded in death by his father.

Funeral services will be private at the Tandy-Eckler-Riley Funeral Home in Carrollton. Burial will take place in the Ghent Masonic Cemetery in Ghent. Visitation will be from 5 p.m. to 8 p.m. on Monday, July 6, at the funeral home.

Due to COVID-19 restrictions, the funeral home will be limited to 50% capacity so be prepared for a possible line as occupancy and strict 6-foot social distancing requirements will be monitored. Attendees are requested to please wear a face covering if possible.

Memorial gifts may be given to the Carroll County Animal Shelter in care of the funeral home. Online condolences, www.tandyecklerrileyfuneralhome.com.

Winnie Embry

Edwina “Winnie” Woolums Embry, 78, of Florence, Indiana, died Wednesday, July 1, 2020, at her residence in Florence. Funeral arrangements are pending at the Haskell & Morrison Funeral Home in Vevay, www.haskellandmorrison.com.

Richard Green

Richard Lee “Rick” Green, 68, of Vevay, Indiana, died Tuesday, June 30, 2020, at the Swiss Villa Nursing & Rehabilitation Center in Vevay.

He was born on March 31, 1952, in Shelbyville, Indiana, to Arthur “Buddy” and Olive Frances Baatz Green. He was inducted into the U.S. Navy and was honorably discharged. He owned and operated Green’s Construction in Switzerland County for 20 years. He resided in the Glenco, Kentucky, community for 10 years but spent most of his life in the Switzerland County community. He was a member of the Mt. Sterling Baptist Church in Mt. Sterling, Indiana. He was also a member of the Vevay American Legion Post No.185 and a life member of the Vevay VFW Post No. 5396. He enjoyed hunting, fishing, shooting pool, computers and the outdoors.

Survivors include his son, Shawn Green of Commiskey, Indiana; his stepdaughters, Mariah Cunningham and Jessica Jones, both of Gallatin County, Kentucky; a stepson, Jeffrey Cunningham of Shelbyville; his brother, Larry Green of Madison, Indiana; and two grandchildren, nine step-grandchildren and several nieces, nephews, aunts and uncles and oher relatives.

He was preceded in death by his parents; his wife of 12 years, Donna Mae Arthur Green, on May 16, 2017; his sister, Kathy Sue Green Burton, in 2019; and his stepson, Randy Cunningham, in 2010.

Funeral services will be at 1 p.m. on Tuesday, July 7, at the Haskell & Morrison Funeral Home in Vevay. Interment and full military rites will be conducted by the Honor Guard of the Vevay American Legion Post No. 185 and the Vevay VFW Post No. 5396 in the Indiana Veterans Memorial Cemetery in Madison. Friends may call from 11 a.m. until time of services on Tuesday, at the funeral home.

Memorial contributions may be made to the Vevay American Legion Post No. 185 Relief Fund or Vevay VFW Post No. 5396 Relief Fund. Cards are available at the funeral home or online at www.haskellandmorrison.com.