Virginia Bailey

Virginia Lynn "Vickie" Elliott Bailey, 63, of Fairview, Indiana, died Friday, March 29, 2019, at her home.

She was born Oct. 9, 1955, in Hamilton, Ohio, to Robert and Mary Frances Boggs Elliott. She had lived in Switzerland County most her life and was a 1973 graduate of Switzerland County High School. She worked at the US Shoe Factory in Vevay, Belterra Casino in Florence, Indiana, as a cage cashier and for BESI, Inc. as a seamstress. She attended the Patriot Baptist Church in Patriot, Indiana. She enjoyed spending time with her family and collecting dolls. She thoroughly enjoyed the holidays and collecting Halloween and Christmas decorations.

She is survived by her husband, Paul Denver Bailey Jr. of Fairview; two daughters, Rhonda Partin of Fairview and Christina Wagner of Vevay; two sisters, Wanda Kittle of Center Square, Indiana, and Pauline Cunningham of Fairview; one brother, Bobby Elliott of Lebanon, Ohio; four grandchildren; one great-granddaughter; and several nieces and nephews.

She was preceded in death by her parents; one brother, Ronnie Elliott; and two sisters, Rosemary Tice and Gloria Richards

Funeral services will be at 10 a.m. Wednesday, April 3, at Haskell & Morrison Funeral Home in Vevay. Burial will follow in Grandview Memorial Gardens in Madison.

Visitation will be at the funeral home Tuesday from 5 p.m. until 8 p.m.

Expressions of sympathy may take the form of donations to the Keeping Pace Cancer Fund. Cards are available at the funeral home or online at haskellandmorrison.com

Virginia Jester

Virginia Lee Denny Jester, 82, of Vevay, died Wednesday, March 27, 2019, at King's Daughters' Hospital.

She was born March 24, 1937, in Madison, to Charles Gaylord and Lillian N. Vestal Denny. She was raised in Rexville, Indiana, where she attended school. She worked as a home health nurse for King's Daughters' Hospital for a few years. She was a member of Long Run Baptist Church in Moorefield, Indiana, and the Switzerland County Saddle Club. She was a wonderful homemaker and farm wife. She enjoyed cooking, fostering children and babysitting her grandchildren.

She is survived by four sons, Charles Wayne Jester, Denny Jester and Johnny "Turtle" Jester, all of Madison, and Randy Jester of Vevay; 10 grandchildren; several great-grandchildren; one great-great-granddaughter; and several nieces and nephews.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Charles Frederick Jester; one daughter, Tammy Jo Jester; her parents; one sister, Delta Cahall; one brother, Charles W. Denny; and a grandson.

Funeral services will be at 1 p.m. Sunday, March 31, 2019, at Haskell & Morrison Funeral Home in Vevay. Burial will follow in Grandview Memorial Gardens.

Visitation will be at the funeral home Saturday from 4 p.m. until the service.

Expressions of sympathy may take the form of donations to King's Daughters' Hospital or St. Jude Children's Research Hospital. Cards are available at the funeral home or online at haskellandmorrison.com



Sandra Leap

Sandra Sue "Tootie" Reed Leap, 71, of Vevay, died Saturday, March 30, 2019, at her home.

Arrangements are pending at Haskell & Morrison Funeral Home in Vevay.



Jerry Stafford

Jerry Norman Stafford, 86, of Worthville, Kentucky, died Wednesday, March 27, 2019, at St. Elizabeth Hospital in Florence, Kentucky.

He was born June 2, 1932, in the Wheatley Community of Owen County, Kentucky, to Walker Lawson Stafford and Margaret Jenkins Rees Stafford. He had worked in the farming industry all his life and enjoyed raising Simmental and Holstein Cattle. He has owned Growers Tobacco Warehouse in Carrollton for several years. He had worked as a property developer, acquiring and re-developing properties. He was a member of Dallasburg Baptist Church in Wheatley. He had formerly served on the Owen County Hospital Board and served in the U.S. Army Reserves. He was an avid University of Kentucky basketball fan. He was known for his generosity to children’s health and well-being and many other worthy causes. He was active with The Blast, which is involved with fundraising for children’s charities with the University of Kentucky.

He is survived by his wife, Sandra J. “Sandy” Stafford of Worthville; two daughters, Kathy B. Williams of Wheatley, and Tami Baxter Kever of Lexington, Kentucky; four grandchildren; and one great-grandchild.

He was preceded in death by his parents; three brothers, Rex Dean Stafford, James Rees Stafford and Walker Lee Stafford; one sister, Helen Pike; and one grandson.

Funeral services will be at 10 a.m. Saturday, April 6, at Family Worship Center in Carrollton, Kentucky. Burial will follow in Owenton Cemetery in Owenton, Kentucky.

Visitation will be at the worship center Friday from 5 p.m. until 8 p.m.

Expressions of sympathy may take the form of donations to the St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital or the World Wide Hearts.

Tandy-Eckler-Riley Funeral Home in Carrollton is in charge of arrangements.