Robert Adams

Robert Adams, 70, of Madison, Indiana, died Tuesday, May 14, 2019, at Norton Hospital Brownsboro in Louisville.

He was born April 5, 1949, to Edgar L. and Mary Zelda Blanton Adams.

He started working in a marina at 15 and has ever since. He has owned and operated Adam’s Marina/Sailor Bob’s Marine for many years where he was also a boat builder. He enjoyed telling stories, fishing, boating, singing, traveling and spending time with his family.

He will be sadly missed by his wife, Sallie Sizemore Adams of Madison; his daughters: China Pittenger of Aurora, Indiana, and Christen Adams of Franklin, Ohio; his son, Robert B. Adams of Madison; his father, Edgar L. Adams of Madison; his brothers: Raymond L. Adams and Ronald L. Adams, all of Trimble County, Kentucky; his sisters: Jennifer K. Jackson of Hanover, Indiana, and Kathy Humphrey; five grandchildren and several nieces and nephews.

He was preceded in death by his mother, Mary Zelda Adams.

Funeral services will be at 6 p.m. Sunday, May 19, 2019, at Lytle Welty Funeral Homes & Cremation Service, Vail Chapel on Madison’s hilltop.

Visitation will be at the funeral home from 3 p.m. until the time of service Sunday.

The family requests memorial contributions be made to Autism Speaks Inc. Contributions may be made at any of the funeral home locations.

Online condolences may be made at lytlewelty.com



Elston Boldery Sr.

Elston G. Boldery Sr., 75, of Hanover died Monday, May 13, 2019, at Norton Women’s and Children’s Hospital in Louisville.

He was born April 8, 1944. in Madison, to Oscar and Dorothy Stewart Boldery. He lived most of his life in Jefferson County and attended school there. He received his master license in HVAC Schooling and had completed several hours of continuing education and seminars. He worked in his early years at Williamson Heater as a welder. For the past 54 years he was the proprietor of Indiana Heating and Air Conditioning in Madison. He took seriously his career, working day and night as well as weekends to serve his customers. He attended the Pilgrim Holiness Wesleyan Church in downtown Madison. He held membership in the Kentucky HVAC Association and the Indiana HVAC Association. He enjoyed hard work, going out to dinner and listening to Ray Price and he loved Gospel music. He was diagnosed with Acute Myeloid Leukemia and remained working for his customers up until his last days.

He is survived by his wife, Judi King Greenup Boldery of Hanover; two daughters, Alicia Brown of Columbus, Indiana, and Tonya Wilson of Bowling Green, Kentucky; three sons, Elston Boldery Jr., Tim Boldery and Kris Boldery, all of Madison; one stepdaughter, Kara Greenup Post of Atlanta; one stepson, Britt Greenup of Mooresville, Indiana; three brothers, Joseph Boldery and Donald Boldery, both of Madison, and James Boldery of Hanover; 11 grandchildren; two great-grandchildren; four step grandchildren; and several nieces, nephews and other relatives.

He was preceded in death by his parents; one brother, William O. Boldery; and one sister, Margaret Boldery Long.

Funeral services will be at 2 p.m. Sunday at Morgan & Nay Funeral Centre. Burial will follow in Moffett Cemetery in Milton, Kentucky.

Visitation will be at the funeral home Saturday from 4 p.m. until 8 p.m. and Sunday from noon until the service.

Expressions of sympathy may take the form of donations to Leukemia Society for Acute Myeloid Leukemia. Cards are available at the funeral homes.

Online condolences can be sent at morgan-nay.com



Tabitha Flores

Tabitha Ann Doss Flores, 28, of Madison, Indiana, died Sunday, May 12, 2019, in an auto accident on I-71 near Carrollton, Kentucky.

She was born March 22, 1991, in Indianapolis, to Penny Marie Wood Hernandez. She had lived in Madison since the age of 9 and was a 2009 graduate of Madison Consolidated High School. While attending school she often volunteered to help others. She had worked for three years at McDonald’s in Hanover and then as a cashier at Taco Bell in Carrollton. She was a member of the Family Worship Center in Carrollton. She dearly loved her daughter and enjoyed taking her to the park, participating in Zumba, and being with her family.

She is survived by her daughter, Ava Noelle Grace Flores of Carrollton; her mother, Penny Marie Wood Hernandez of Carrollton; two sisters, Crystal Martinez of Madison, and Marissa Shook of Ghent, Kentucky; her companion, Jonathan Herrera-Alvarez of Worthville, Indiana; two half-brothers, Colt Hanaway of Florence, Kentucky and Jedidiah Hanaway of California; three step-sisters, Amanda Shook of Jeffersonville, Indiana, and Elizabeth Shook and Stephanie Shook, both of Corydon, Indiana; numerous aunts, uncles cousins and other relatives.

She was preceded in death by her grandmother, Phyllis Jean McAdams Miller, and her grandfather, Howard Miller.

Funeral services will be Thursday, May 16, 2019, at 7 p.m., at the Family Worship Center in Carrollton. Graveside services will follow on Saturday at 11 a.m. at the Bayless Cemetery in Madison.

Visitation will be Thursday from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. at the Family Worship Center.

Memorial contributions may be made to the Tabitha Flores Remembrance Fund. Cards are available at the funeral homes.

Online condolences can be sent at www.morgan-nay.com



Thomas Harrell

Thomas E. Harrell, 43, of Hanover, Indiana, died Tuesday, May 14, 2019, at Norton Hospital in Louisville. Funeral arrangements will be announced by Morgan & Nay Funeral Centre.



Helen Smith

Helen L. Devore Smith, 84, of Worthville, Kentucky, died Monday, May 13, 2019, at Norton Brownsboro Hospital in Louisville.

She was born Dec. 7, 1934, in Carrollton, Kentucky, to Vernon L. and Helen C. Johnson Devore. She was of the Methodist faith, a homemaker, worked the family farm several years ago and enjoyed crocheting and quilting.

She is survived by one daughter; Helen Rebecca Chatham of Carrollton; one son; Danny Smith of Carrollton; one sister; Niccola Penix of Indianapolis; four grandchildren; eight great-grandchildren; several step-grandchildren; one niece and two nephews.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Howard D. Smith; her parents; one brother, Dale Devore; and two great-grandchildren.

Funeral services will be at 1 p.m. Friday at Tandy-Eckler-Riley Funeral Home. Burial will follow in I.O.O.F. Cemetery in Carrollton.

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

Online condolences can be sent at tandyecklerrileyfuneralhome.com



Chad Thompson

Chad Edward Thompson, 47, of Lexington, Indiana, died Monday, May 13, 2019, at Jewish Hospital in Louisville.

He was born Sept. 10, 1971, in Tell City, Indiana, to Donald and Debrah Henning Thompson. His early life was spent in the Cannelton community and later his family moved to Winter Haven, Florida, where he graduated from high school in 1989. He attended Ivy Tech and other trade schools for his certifications. He was inducted into the U.S. Navy August 23, 1989, in Tampa, Florida. He rose to the rank of Aviation Machinist’s Mate Petty Officer 3rd Class serving in Desert Storm. He was honorably discharged Feb. 22, 1996, at Jacksonville, Florida, receiving the National Defense Service Medal, the Battle “E” Ribbon, the Meritorious Unit Commendation, the Kuwait Liberation Medal, the Southwest Asia Service Medal with three Bronze Stars, two Sea Service Deployment Ribbons and the Navy Good Conduct Medal. After service he began working in wastewater treatment in Florida for several years. He moved to Jefferson County 20 years ago and had worked with the City of Madison for the past 18 years. He was currently the Water Pollution Control Superintendent. He was a member of Paynesville Christian Church in Paynesville, Indiana. He loved to cook, enjoyed helping others, was a fierce competitor in the barbecue competitions, an avid football fan of the Georgia Bulldogs and enjoyed his many friends. He requested that the end of his life not to be remembered as a sad time but a time of celebration, so lean upon the Scriptures.

He is survived by his companion, Eva Gwen Wilsman of Lexington; three sons, Jonathon Dare Thompsom of Jasper, Georgia, Cory Poling and Evan Allen Poling, both of Madison; two daughters, Karris Lynn Thompson of Jasper, Georgia, and Sylvia Shea Thompson of Lexington; his mother, Debrah Henning Thompson of Winter Haven, Florida; one brother, Steve Thompson of Cleveland, Ohio; one sister, Patti Alderman of Lakeland, Florida; three grandchildren; and several nieces, nephews, cousins and other relatives.

He was preceded in death by his father, Donald Thompson.

There will be a remembrance service at 11:30 a.m. Friday at Morgan & Nay Funeral Centre with a final salute at noon by the Major Samuel Woodfill Post No. 9 of the American Legion. Burial will follow at Indiana Veterans Memorial Cemetery with full military honors at the cemetery chapel.

Visitation will be at the funeral home Thursday from 4 p.m. until 7 p.m. with a remembrance celebration service at 7 p.m. A gathering time will be at the funeral home 11 a.m. Friday until the service.

Expressions of sympathy may take the form of donations to Sylvia Shea Thompson Education Fund. Cards are available at the funeral homes.

Online condolences can be sent at morgan-nay.com



Wanda Van Wye

Wanda Carter Van Wye, 84, of Madison, Indiana, died Tuesday, May 14, 2019, at her home in Madison. Funeral arrangements will be announced by the Morgan & Nay Funeral Centre in Madison.