James Adcock

James Wesley “Jim” Adcock, 70, of Hanover, Indiana, died Tuesday, July 30, 2019, at the Hosparus Inpatient Unit of Norton Pavilion in Louisville. Arrangements will be announced by the Morgan & Nay Funeral Centre.



Sharon Cruz

Sharon Marie Cruz, 69, of Vevay, Indiana, died Saturday, July 27, 2019 at her residence.

She was born Sept. 12, 1949, in Cincinnati to Fredrick Bernard Campbell and Esther Marie Chance. She was a 1968 graduate of Deer Park High School in Cincinnati, and a member of The River Church in Vevay. She enjoyed gardening, knitting, crocheting and fishing. She retired in 2013 as a certified nursing assistant with the Swiss Villa Nursing and Rehabilitation Center in Vevay after 27 years. Previously, she lived in Fall River, Massachusetts, Hamilton and Fairfield, Ohio. She had been a resident of Switzerland County for the past 35 years.

She is survived by three daughters, Christine Douglas of Vevay, Teresa Smith, of Seminole, Florida, and Kathy-Jo Cruz of Louisville; one son, Richard Hofer of Vevay; three sisters, Carol Welch and Linda Glandorf, both of Fairfield, and Brenda Rockwell of West Chester, Ohio; one brother, Richard Campbell of Cincinnati; eight grandchildren, seven great grandchildren and several nieces and nephews.

She was preceded in death by her parents; two brothers, Benny Campbell and David Campbell; and two sisters: Patricia McKinney and Debbie Bennett.

A celebration of life will be at a later date.

The Lytle Welty Funeral Homes & Cremation Service, Vail Chapel, is in charge of the arrangements.

The family requests memorial contributions be made to the American Cancer Society. Contributions may be made at any of the Lytle Welty Funeral Homes & Cremation Service.

Online condolences, lytlewelty.com

Ramiro Gomez

Ramiro Lorenzo Victor Gomez, 42, of near Moorefield, Indiana, died Monday, July 29, 2019, at the Belterra Casino & Resort in Florence, Indiana.

He was born May 27, 1977, in Lexington, Kentucky to Ramiro Gomez Sr. and Mary Francis Stewart. He grew up in Owenton, Kentucky, and attended Carroll County High School. He also attended Oral Roberts University in Tulsa, Oklahoma to study anthropology. He was employed as an engineer for Belterra Casino & Resort in Florence for 11 years. He formerly was employed in construction for George Altepeter in Vevay, Indiana, and for Meritor near Ghent, Kentucky. He loved fishing, gardening, camping, hiking and playing video games.

He is survived by his wife, Helen Olivia Ann Higgerson Gomez, of near Moorefield; five children, Helen Carlotta Hamilton of Rexville, Indiana, Zaria Renee Gomez of Madison, Indiana, Raymond Lawrence Victor Gomez of Lexington, Kentucky, and Brent Mikael Gomez and Caleb Mathiew Gomez, both of near Moorefield; six grandchildren; his father, Ramiro Gomez Sr. of Shawnee, Oklahoma; his mother, Mary Francis Stewart of Carrollton, Kentucky; one brother, Billy White of Bedford, Kentucky; and three sisters, Maria Gomez of Carrollton, and Yolanda Cullison and Julia Horn of Shawnee, Oklahoma.

He was preceded in death by one sister, Melissa White.

A celebration of life will be Thursday, August 1, 2019, at 1 p.m., at the Haskell & Morrison Funeral Home in Vevay.

Visitation will be from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m., Thursday, August 1, 2019, at the funeral home.

Memorial contributions may be made to to the Ramiro Lorenzo Victor Gomez Memorial Fund at the funeral home.

Cards are available at the funeral home or online at www.haskellandmorrison.com



Steve Hopkins

Steve Lee Hopkins, 64, of Carrollton, Kentucky, died Saturday, July 27, 2019 at his residence.

He was born on June 10, 1955, in Cincinnati to Johnnie William Hopkins and Ramona D. Joslin Hopkins. He worked for the Schwan’s Food Manufacturing Company in Florence, Kentucky, as a yard truck driver. He attended the former Worthville United Pentecostal Church in Worthville, Kentucky. He was known to be a “jack of all trades” by his family and friends.

He is survived by his wife, Annette Hopkins of Carrollton; one son, William Nathaniel Hopkins of Carrollton; two daughters, Angelique Nicole Green of Covington, Kentucky, and Patricia Kay Robinson of Turners Station, Kentucky, one brother, Jamie Joslin of Williamstown, Kentucky, and two sisters, Sheila Cook of Springhill, Tennessee, and Jessica Dion of Oklahoma, and seven grandchildren.

He was preceded in death by his parents.

In accordance with family wishes, all services will be private.

Arrangements are entrusted with the Tandy-Eckler-Riley Funeral Home.

Online condolences, www.tandyecklerrileyfuneralhome.com



Samuel Kelly

Samuel David “Sam” Kelly, 73, of Hanover, Indiana, died Monday, July 29, 2019, at Hanover Health & Rehab Center in Hanover.

He was born Feb. 2, 1946, in Milton, Kentucky, to James, Sr. and Ethel Hood Kelly. He grew up in Trimble County and attended school there. He worked for New Horizons at the Madison State Hospital for several years and had sold magazines in 48 of the United States. He then began a career with Grote Industries as a machinist and retired after 34 years. He was a member of the Green Road Baptist Church and enjoyed car racing, reading his Bible and playing Solitaire. He was a loving husband, devoted dad and papaw.

He is survived by his wife, Brenda Joyce Stuart Kelly of Hanover; two daughters, Amy Augustin and Ginger Hernandez, both of Hanover; one sister, Sarah Sparks of Jasonville, Indiana; one brother, James Larry “Buddy” Kelly Jr. of Indianapolis; one grandson, and several nieces, nephews and other relatives.

He was preceded in death by his parents; four sisters, Matha Libbie Wells, Anna Nichols, Mirna Anderson, and Judy McKinney, three brothers, Billie Joe Kelly, Johnny Wayne Kelly, and Richard Eugene Kelly, and one grandson.

Funeral services will be Friday, August 2, 2019, at 7 p.m., at the Morgan & Nay Funeral Centre-Hanover Chapel in Hanover. Interment will be private in the Mt. Carmel Cemetery in Milton, Kentucky.

Visitation will be Friday from 4 p.m. to 7 p.m. at the funeral home.

Memorial contributions may be made to Easter Seals or the Crippled Children’s Fund. Cards are available at the funeral homes.

Online condolences, www.morgan-nay.com



Charles Main III

Charles W. “Chuck” Main III, 48, of Carrollton, Kentucky, died Saturday, July 27, 2019, at his home.

He was born on Jan. 3, 1971, in Anchorage, Alaska, to Charles William Main Jr. of Pendleton, Kentucky and Annie Paulette Mays Main of Carrollton. He was a 1989 graduate of Carroll County High School.

He currently worked for Allied Security at the Kentucky Utilities Power Plant in Ghent. He had previously worked for the Coca Cola Company for 19 1/2 years. He had served on the Carrollton Fire Department, the former Carroll County Rescue Squad and, most recently, the Ghent Fire Protection District. He was a former ski instructor and had volunteered with the Special Olympics Winter Games. He was a member of the Ghent Baptist Church.

He is survived by his parents; a sister, Georgiana Main Carrico of Carrollton, and several nieces and nephews.

Funeral services will be Wednesday, July 31, 2019, at 7 p.m. at the Ghent Baptist Church.

Visitation will be Wednesday, July 31, 2019 from 3 p.m. to 7 p.m. at the church. A graveside service will be Thursday, August 1, 2019, at 1 p.m. at the Mays Family Cemetery in Barbourville, Kentucky.

In lieu of flowers, memorial gifts may be given to the Ghent Baptist Church Renovation Fund in care of the funeral home.

Arrangements are entrusted with the Tandy-Eckler-Riley Funeral Home.

Online condolences, www.tandyecklerrileyfuneralhome.com



Remonia Potter

Remonia J. Brinson Potter, 86, of Madison, Indiana, Remonia died Sunday, July 28, 2019, at 6:30 p.m. at The Waters of Clifty Falls in Madison.

She was born Dec. 15, 1932, to John E. and Edna C. James Brinson. She lived all of her life in Jefferson County and attended school there. She was a member of the Brooksburg Baptist Church. She was a devoted wife, loving mom and grandma. She had worked for the Jay C Store and at Hammock’s IGA Store as a meat cutter. She loved to play any kind of card games, especially euchre, poker and mensch, as well as playing bingo, making crafts and baking for her family.

She is survived by three daughters, Aleta James of Madison, Sandy Potter of Martinsville, Indiana, and Cindy Sparks of Aurora, Indiana; one son, Allen Douglas “Doug” Potter of Kent, Indiana; five grandchildren; five great-grandchildren; two step-grandchildren and several nieces, nephews and other relatives.

She was preceded in death by her parents; her husband, Richard A. Potter; three sisters, Janet M. Thompson, Betty G. Smith, and Doris Mabel Scroggins; three brothers, John F. Brinson, James Louis Brinson, and Robert N. Brinson, and one grandson.

Funeral services will be Thursday, August 1, 2019, at 7 p.m., at the Morgan & Nay Funeral Centre in Madison. Interment will be private in the Brooksburg Cemetery in Brooksburg, Indiana.

Visitation will be Thursday from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. at the funeral home.

Memorial contributions may be made to the Alzheimer’s Association. Cards are available at the funeral homes.

Online condolences, www.morgan-nay.com



Deborah Smith-Hardy

Deborah “Debei” Lee Smith-Hardy, 47, died Saturday, July 6, 2019.

She was born Jan. 5, 1972. She graduated from Spencerian College in 1997 and was a devoted pediatric nurse for many years. Her biggest accomplishment in life was her three children, whom she admired and adored. She was an enormous animal lover, who enjoyed playing with and training her many dogs whenever she could. She never failed to be a listening ear or a shoulder to lean on for her many friends and family. She always had a way of making all around her feel special and heard. She was a strong, devoted mother and wife, and her unbreakable smile will be remembered by her family and friends for may years to come. She was also a member of the Southeast Christian Church and a member of the Woman’s Auxillary, American Legion Post #9.

She is survived by her husband Randall Shawn Hardy; three children, Devin Smith, Emily Smith, and Kennedy Bryant; two step-children, Logan and Katie Hardy and Chelsea and John Jaffe; her mother, Mary Loraine Felts; two sisters, Kristina Blizzard and Patricia Titus, and several nieces and nephews.

She was preceded in death by her stepfather, Jameson Felts, and her father, Vernon Smith.

A celebration of life will be at 3 p.m., Sunday, August 4, 2019, at First Christian Church of Hanover.

In lieu of flowers, a memorial contribution can be made to Norton’s Hospital Louisville, in her name to further POT Syndrome Research (Postural Orthostatic Tachycardia Syndrome).



Beverly Wolf

Beverly Sue Wolf, 71, of Madison, Indiana, died Tuesday, July 30, 2019, at the Waters of Clifty Falls in Madison. Arrangements will be announced by the Morgan & Nay Funeral Centre in Madison.