Dwight Canfield

Dwight Canfield, 67, of Madison, Indiana, died Saturday, March 21, 2020, at Kindred Hospital-Louisville at Jewish Hospital in Louisville. Funeral arrangements and additional information are pending at Lytle Welty Funeral Homes & Cremation Service in Madison, www.lytlewelty.com.

Mark Davis

Mark Douglas Davis, 59, of Madison, Indiana, died Wednesday, March 18, 2020, at his residence.

He was born July 1, 1960, in Madison, to Alma F. Davis. He attended Madison Consolidated High School and served in the U.S. Army. He owned and operated Triple D Construction for 29 years and enjoyed hunting, fishing, gardening, puzzles, watching the Bengals, cooking for the holidays and playing tricks on his wife and other friends. He was a member of the Calvary Full Gospel Church and loved spending time with his grandchildren.

Survivors include his mother; his wife of 37 years, Deanna J. Howell Davis, of Madison; his children: Amy Davis, Jocko Dean Davis, and Dalton Daniel Davis, all of Madison; a sister, Linda Renfro of Holton, Indiana; his brothers, Donnie Davis and Robert Graves, both of Madison; and four grandchildren, a great-grandchild and seven nieces and nephews.

He was preceded in death by a daughter, Macy Davis; a sister, Carley “Sugar” Carter; and his maternal grandparents, Fred and Carli Davis, who helped raise him.

Private funeral services will be held Sunday, March 22, at Lytle Welty Funeral Homes & Cremation Service, Vail Chapel, on Madison’s hilltop with interment to follow in Hebron Cemetery in Madison. Friends may call at the funeral home from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. Saturday. Due to state and federal crowd gathering restrictions related to the COVID-19 virus, visitors will have choice of a brief walk through of the chapel to see and speak to the Davis family from a distance, or the ability to provide registry information and speak to the Davis family from the safety of their car next to the exterior chapel doors.

The family requests memorial contributions be made to Calvary Full Gospel Church. Contributions may be made at the funeral home or at lytlewelty.com.

James Henry

James “Jimmy” Henry, 78, of Ghent, Kentucky, died on Tuesday, March 17, 2020, at the King’s Daughters’ Hospital in Madison, Indiana.

He was born Jan. 20, 1942, in Madison, to Forest Henry. He had worked at M&T Chemical Company in Carrollton as an electrician and for American Racing in Warsaw, Kentucky, in the maintenance department. He had formerly served as Ghent Town Marshal. He was very talented and could fix about anything and was a member of the Ghent Baptist Church.

Survivors include his son, Jimmy D. Henry of Ghent; five grandchildren; Beau Henry of Glencoe, Kentucky, Cassie Arvin of La Grange, Kentucky, Jamie Cornett of Carrollton, Jennifer Lusty of Warsaw, and Jeremy Lusty of Covington, Kentucky; and seven great grandchildren.

He was preceded in death by his parents; his wife, Carolyn C. Henry, on Aug. 17, 2018; a brother, David Henry; and a grandson, Joshua Lusty.

Due to current health concerns, funeral services and visitation will be private.

A memorial service is planned at a later date at the Ghent Baptist Church.

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

Arrangements entrusted to Tandy-Eckler-Riley Funeral Home in Carrollton. Online condolences, www.tandyecklerrileyfuneralhome.com

Marshall Huttsell

Marshall Ray Huttsell, 81, of Hanover, Indiana, died Thursday, March 19, 2020, at the Swiss Villa Nursing & Rehab Center in Vevay, Indiana.

He was born Oct. 6, 1938, in Princeton, Illinois, to William Edward Huttsell and Verna Kathrine Sallee Huttsell. His family moved to Jefferson County, Indiana, when he was two weeks old and he spent the rest of his life there. He was raised in the Saluda area and was a 1958 graduate of Saluda High School. He worked early in life at Hanover Beach, at the old Butler Dairy and as a salesman for Frito Lay from 1977 until his retirement in 1999. He loved gardening, woodworking, volunteering at C.A.M.P. at M.C.R. in Vernon, Indiana, and was a member of Community Christian Outreach near Chelsea, Indiana.

Survivors include his daughters, Vickie Lynn Huttsell Schmidlap of Orange Park, Florida and Robin Katherine Catterton of Hanover; his sons, Kenneth Brian Huttsell of Petra Geislingen, Baden-Wurttemberg, Germany and Thomas Edward Huttsell of Nabb, Indiana; his sisters, Nena Wilson, Linda Green, and Clara “Jerry” Huttsell, all of Hanover; his brothers, William Dale Huttsell and Robert “Bob” Huttsell, both of Hanover; and nine grandchildren, 13 great grandchildren, a great-great grandson, four step grandchildren, 16 step great grandchildren and several nieces, nephews and other relatives.

He was preceded in death by his parents, his wife of 39 years, Ruth Ann Robbins Huttsell, on Aug. 6, 1998; a grandson and a step great granddaughter.

Funeral services will be 11 a.m. Monday, March 23, at the Morgan & Nay Funeral Centre-Hanover Chapel in Hanover. Interment will follow in the Grandview Memorial Gardens near Madison. Friends may call from 4 p.m. to 8 p.m. Sunday and from 10 a.m. until the time of service Monday at the funeral home.

Memorial contributions may be made to MCR Church Camp. Cards are available at the funeral home. Online condolences, www.morgan-nay.com

Kenneth Lail

Kenneth “Ken” Ray Lail, 81, of Bristol, Indiana, died Thursday, March 12, 2020, at his home in Bristol.

He was born Dec. 15, 1938, in Lexington, Kentucky, to Larkin Sr. and Elizabeth Holmes Lail. A graduate of Henry Clay High School in Lexington, he attended the University of Kentucky College of Engineering. He married Linda Jane Bell of Trimble County and they lived there for several years while he served as a Kentucky State Police Trooper. After leaving law enforcement in 1964, he joined Grote Manufacturing in Madison, Indiana, before moving to Elkhart, Indiana, in 1971. In Elkhart, he held numerous management positions in the recreational vehicle industry until 1980 when he and his wife co-owned and partnered in Keyline Sales and Linken Inc. He was also president of Lail Realty LLC and a former member of the Rotary and Elks clubs.

He enjoyed being an honorary Kentucky Colonel and playing golf and held membership at various country clubs, including Christiana Creek and Elcona near Elkhart and the Classics at Lely Resort in Naples, Florida. He had played baseball and basketball in his youth, coached Little League baseball and followed a variety of sports. He loved the beaches of Naples, Marco Island and Gulf Shores, and the outdoors. He loved to fish whether on the banks of the Ohio River, creeks of Kentucky, lakes of the south or the ocean.

He is survived by five children, Denise Crafton of Hanover, Indiana, Joy Bray of Wasilla, Alaska, Brian Lail of Elkhart, John Lail of Bright, Indiana and Leslie Lail Futterknecht of Bristol; a brother, Marion Lail of Lexington; and 12 grandchildren, nine great grandchildren, one great-great grandchild, and several nieces, nephews and other relatives.

He was preceded in death by his parents; his wife of 54 years; his daughter, Jody; and his brother, Larkin Lail Jr.

Funeral services were Friday at the Morgan & Nay Funeral Centre in Madison. Interment was at Moffett Cemetery in Milton, Kentucky.

Memorial contributions may be made to the American Lung Association or the Indiana Traumatic Brain Injury Institute. Cards are available at the funeral home. Online condolences, www.morgan-nay.com

Alfred Renschler

Alfred William “Alf” Renschler, 90, of Carrollton, Kentucky, died Thursday, March 19, 2020, at the Carroll County Memorial Hospital in Carrollton.

He was born Aug. 15, 1929, in Carrollton, to Alfred Bernerd Renschler and Julia Ellen Frost Renschler. He was a 1948 graduate of Carrollton High School and had retired from the U.S. Postal Service in Carrollton in 1988, having worked as a postal clerk and mail carrier. He was a lifelong merchant in Carrollton, opening his first business 72 years ago as teenager. He opened a small grocery store on Sixth Street in Carrollton that served as his residence throughout life. He had owned Sav-Moor department store on Main Street in Carrollton until it burned in 1978. He operated several teen centers in downtown Carrollton during the 1970s, was the last owner of the Royal Theatre in Carrollton, reluctantly closing it for good in 1970 when the building owner backed out in a offer sell the property. He had also owned various businesses in Carrollton, Prestonville, Kentucky, and Madison, Indiana.

He was an active member of St. John Catholic Church in Carrollton and had served in the U.S. Army during the Korean Conflict in Japan as a Military Police Officer and Postal Clerk. He lived a simple life but was a giving man who donated generously to animal and wildlife causes, Native American Children’s Missions and St. John Catholic Church. His family members where original builders of the St. John Catholic Church and the Carrollton Post Office.

He enjoyed traveling with his sons on many month-long trips over the last decade to parks, Native American Reservations, fireworks events and to visit family in the Pacific Northwest. He enjoyed gardening, reading, family gatherings, senior center activities and “treasure hunting” on the streets of his community.

Survivors include four sons, Dennis Eugene Renschler of Louisville, David Lee Renschler of Carrollton, Garry William Renschler of Battle Ground, Washington, and John Kevin Renschler of Carrollton and Louisville; a sister, Julia “Sis” Schlie of Louisville; and seven grandchildren, a great grandson and several nieces, nephews and friends.

He was preceded in death by his parents; his wife, Betty Jean Hewitt Renschler, in 2003; and two brothers, Lee Thomas “Tom” Renschler and Robert “Bob” Renschler.

All immediate services will be private due to the current public health crisis in accordance with Centers for Disease Control and Prevention guidelines. A public memorial celebration service is planned at a later date but you can send the family a card or give them a phone call at this time to show love and support.

Arrangements are by Tandy-Eckler-Riley Funeral Home in Carrollton. Online condolences, www.tandyecklerrileyfuneralhome.com

Lou Ann Wells

Lou Ann Richmond Wells, 66, of Madison, Indiana, died unexpectedly Tuesday, March 17, 2020, at University of Louisville Hospital in Louisville.

She was born April 8, 1953, in Jefferson County, Indiana, to Jerry Lynn Richmond and Mary Lou Sauer Brinson. She was a life-long resident of Madison and a 1971 graduate of Madison Consolidated High School. She was a Christian and had been affiliated with the old Ebenezer United Methodist Church and the Broadway Baptist Church. She was a homemaker, loved playing Bingo and reading. She enjoyed helping raise her baby sister and her nieces and nephews like they were her own and held membership in the Madison VFW Post No. 1969 Auxiliary and the Major Samuel Woodfill Post No. 9 of the American Legion Auxiliary and supported many charities.

Survivors include her mother, her husband of nearly 48 years, David Alan Wells of Madison; her brothers, Mark Horton of Pasadena, Texas and Gary Horton of Madison; her sisters, Monica Brown of Madison and Julie Brinson of Louisville; and several aunts, uncles, nieces, nephews, great nieces, great nephews and other relatives.

She was preceded in death by her father and her step father, Robert N. Brinson.

Funeral services will be 2 p.m. Sunday, March 22, at the Morgan & Nay Funeral Centre in Madison, Indiana. Private interment will follow in the Springdale Cemetery in downtown Madison. Friends may visit from 4 p.m. to 8 p.m. Saturday and from noon until the time of service Sunday at the funeral home.

Memorial contributions may be made to the American Cancer Society. Cards are available at the funeral home. Online condolences, www.morgan-nay.com