Annie Bell

Annie Gail Long Bell, 70, of Bedford, Kentucky, died Monday, Sept. 28, 2020, at the Owenton Center in Owenton, Kentucky.

She was born Jan. 25, 1950, in Cumberland, Kentucky, to Floyd Mule Long and Kathleen Long. She was schooled and lived in Trimble County, Kentucky, most of her life. She married Raymond Bell in 1987, was a homemaker and loved her animals. She was of the Baptist faith and had attended Bedford Baptist Church.

Survivors include her son, Jack Scott of Milton, Kentucky; a granddaughter, Aubrey Scott; and her companion of 14 years, Hardy Little, of Bedford.

She was preceded in death by her parents and her husband on Nov. 14, 2003.

Funeral services will be at 6 p.m. on Friday, Oct. 2, at the Morgan & Nay Funeral Centre in Madison, Indiana. Interment will be at a later date in the Moffett Cemetery in Milton. Visitation is from 4 p.m. until time of services Friday at the funeral home.

Memorial contributions may be made to a charity of the donor’s choice. Cards are available at the funeral home. Online condolences, www.morgan-nay.com.



Sabrina Carter

Sabrina Carter, 41, of Madison, Indiana, died Tuesday, Sept. 29, 2020, at the King’s Daughters’ Hospital in Madison. Funeral arrangements will be announced by the Morgan & Nay Funeral Centre in Madison, www.morgan-nay.com.



Aileen Hearn

Aileen Hearn, 67, of Milton, Kentucky, died Monday, Sept. 28, 2020, at Baptist Health in La Grange, Kentucky.

She was born on Jan. 20, 1953, in Carrollton, Kentucky, to James and Mary Ellen Hunter Hunt. She retired from King’s Daughters’ Hospital in Madison, having worked in the custodial department. She was of the Christian faith.

Survivors include three sons, Jeremy Malone Hearn and Gaberal Matthew Hearn, both of Milton, and Marty Aaron Hearn, of Louisville; a sister, Cathy Spivey of Comanche, Texas; a brother, Stanley Hunt of Carrollton; and 10 grandchildren and two great grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by her parents; her husband, Clinton Malone Hearn; three brothers, Steve, Charlie, and George Hunt.

Funeral services will be at 2 p.m. on Thursday, Oct. 1, at the Tandy-Eckler-Riley Funeral Home in Carrollton. Visitation will be from noon until time of services Thursday at the funeral home.

Due to COVID-19 restrictions, the funeral home will operate at 50% capacity and face masks and social distancing are both required for attendance.

Online condolences, www.tandyecklerrileyfuneralhome.com.



Larry Morris

Larry Lee Morris, 74, of Madison, Indiana, died Monday, Sept. 28, at the King’s Daughters’ Hospital in Madison.

He was born March 24, 1946, in Madison, to Henry Lawrance and Norma Louise LaPine Morris. He married Janice Layne Bickers and they had three sons. He retired from the City of Madison Wastewater Treatment Plant in 2009 after 35 years of service. He was a member of the Major Samuel Woodfill Post No. 9 American Legion and enjoyed fishing and playing bingo.

Survivors include his wife; two sons, Larry Michael “Mike” Morris and Greg Allan Morris, both of Madison; three brothers, Roger Morris, of Clarksville, Tennessee and Donald Morris and Timmy Morris, both of Madison; a half-brother, Lawrance Morris, of Charlestown, Indiana; and three grandchildren and a great grandchild.

He was preceded in death by his parents; a son, David Scott Morris; a sister, Linda Morris Perry; a brother, David Morris; and a half-sister, Beverly Higgins.

Funeral services will be at 11 a.m. Friday, Oct. 2, at Lytle Welty Funeral Homes & Cremation Service, Vail Chapel, on Madison’s hilltop with interment to follow in Springdale Cemetery in downtown Madison. Visitation is 5 p.m. too 8 p.m. Thursday and from 10 a.m. until time of the services Friday.

Memorial contributions may be made to the American Diabetes Association through Lytle Welty Funeral Homes or at www.lytlewelty.com.



Fred Waters

Fred Waters, 83, of Carrollton, Kentucky, died Monday, Sept. 28, 2020, in Georgetown, Kentucky.

He was born Jan. 31, 1937, in Lebanon Junction, Kentucky, to Waverly Waters and Mattie Bell Stacey. He served in the US Navy during the Korean Conflict as a Second Class Petty Officer. He was a graduate of the University of Kentucky, having earned a master’s degree, and had formerly worked for the Commonwealth of Kentucky in the Agricultural Department as the former Deputy Commissioner of Agriculture. He was a member of the First Baptist Church of Carrollton and had served as a Deacon. He was a former member of the Carroll County Board of Education.

Survivors include a daughter, Karen Combs of Georgetown; a son, Keith Waters of Lexington, Kentucky; and four grandchildren.

He was preceded in death by his parents; his wife, Betty C. Waters; three sisters, Mary Frances House, Betty Jean Tinnell and Sharlene Noltemeyer; and two brothers, Waverly Waters Jr. and Leonard Waters.

Graveside services and burial will be at 2 p.m. on Saturday, Oct. 3, at the Homestead Cemetery in Lebanon Junction. A pass-through visitation will be from 4 p.m. to 8 p.m Friday at First Baptist Church in Carrollton.

Due to COVID-19 restrictions, church occupancy will be limited to 50% of normal capacity and face masks and social distancing are both required for attendance.

Memorial gifts may be given to the Alzheimer’s Association in care of the Tandy-Eckler-Riley Funeral Home in Carrollton. Online condolences, www.tandyecklerrileyfuneralhome.com.



Alta Woodruff

Alta Fern Woodruff, 99, of McClean, Virginia and formerly of Carrollton, Kentucky, died Sunday, Sept. 27, 2020, at her home in McLean.

She was born June 17, 1921, in Falmouth, Kentucky, to Thomas and Ettie E. Hall Biddle. She had worked in the hotel industry as a manager of housekeeping.

Survivors include a son, Michael D. Woodruff of McClean; a grandson, Griffin Andrew Layne and a great granddaughter, Amelia Carolina Layne, both of Cleveland.

She was preceded in death by her parents; a daughter, Barbara Kay Haley Nieberding in August 2015; two sisters, Florence Yelton and Alberta Riley; and four brothers, Robert, Charles, John and William “Doc” Biddle.

Graveside services will be at 10 a.m. on Friday, Oct. 2, at the Lenoxburg Cemetery in Foster, Kentucky. No visitation is planned.

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



Charles Wright

Charles Edward Wright, 80, of Bedford, Kentucky, died Saturday, Sept. 26, 2020, at Richwood Nursing and Rehab Center in La Grange, Kentucky.

He was born Dec. 7, 1939, in Madison, Indiana, to Forest Evans and Alma Irene Langston Wright. He attended Milton Elementary School and was a graduate of Trimble County High School in Bedford. He was inducted into the US Army on Feb. 9, 1962, and was honorably discharged on Feb. 7, 1964 at Fort McClelland, Alabama. He retired after many years of factory work.

Survivors include a brother, Jerry Wright of Hanover, Indiana; a stepdaughter, Carria Decker of Louisville; and four grandchildren, three nephews, seven nieces and a close friend, Hilda Parrish, of Bedford.

He was preceded in death by his parents; a brother, James W. Wright; and three sisters, Alma Smith, Betty Totten and Margaret Combs.

Graveside services and entombment were Tuesday, Sept. 29, at Pleasantview Cemetery at the Mt. Carmel Church in Milton, Kentucky, with arrangements by Ransdell Funeral Home in Bedford.

Online condolences, www.ransdellfuneral.com.



Elmer Wyne

Elmer E. Wyne, 90, of Hanover, Indiana, died Tuesday, Sept. 29, 2020, at the King’s Daughters’ Hospital in Madison, Indiana. Funeral arrangements will be announced by the Morgan & Nay Funeral Centre-Hanover Chapel in Hanover, www.morgan-nay.com.