Daniel Bush

Daniel Ray Bush, 67, of Madison died Thursday, Oct. 11, 2018, at Kentuckiana Medical Center in Clarksville, Indiana.

He was born Feb. 15, 1951, in Middletown, Ohio, the son of Arlie and Lillian Ballard Bush. He lived his early life in Middletown before moving to Madison and attending Madison Consolidated High School. He married Suann Hall Nov. 13, 1971, and they had one son, Stacy and one daughter, Melissa. He was inducted into the U.S. Army, serving two terms in Germany, and was discharged. He then married Wanda Smith in June 1989, and they had one son, Morgan. He was a truck driver for more than 40 years, working last for M & M Towing. He was last married to Barbara Ruth Smith Sept. 26. He was awaiting the birth of his great-granddaughter, Ja’shayla Todd. He enjoyed NASCAR, playing poker and bingo.

He is survived by his wife, Barbara Ruth Smith Bush of Madison; two sons, Stacy Bush of Taswell, Indiana, and Morgan Ray Bush of Versailles, Indiana; two daughters, Melissa Kay Adcock of Hardinsburg, Indiana, and Joy Moss Pettit of New Middletown, Indiana; two stepchildren, Amanda Banks Rogers and Eric Banks, both of Madison; five brothers, James Bush and Bob Bush, both of Madison, Doug Bush, John Bush and Donnie Wayne Bush, all of Middletown, Ohio; one sister, Karen Sue Neeley of Middletown, Ohio; 12 grandchildren; two great-grandchildren; and several nieces, nephews and other relatives.

He was preceded in death by his parents; three sisters, Gail Bush, Peggy McIntosh, and Deborah Stamper; and one brother, Russell Bush.

The funeral will be at 1 p.m. Wednesday at Morgan & Nay Funeral Centre.

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

Expressions of sympathy may take the form of donations to the American Heart Association. Cards are available at the funeral home.

Online condolences can be sent at morgan-nay.com



Theresa Knotts

Theresa Ann Knotts, 82, of Carrollton, Kentucky, died Sunday, Oct. 14, 2018, in Edgewood, Kentucky.

She was born Dec. 6, 1935, in Louisville, the daughter of Adam Koch and Emma M. Crawford Koch. She was retired from the Kentucky Department of Parks System as a serving attendant. She had the pleasure of serving several governors and celebrities throughout her career. She enjoyed cooking, golf and spoiling her grandchildren. She always had a soft spot in her heart for taking care of animals.

She is survived by three daughters, Donna Thomas of Milton, Kentucky, Denise Vaughn of Monroe, North Carolina, and Debbie Thaman of Verona, Kentucky; one son, Dennis Knotts of Hanover; two stepdaughters, Marcia Bertram of Marion, Indiana, and Carole Wandrei, formerly of Marion; two sisters, Linda Demoss and Debbie Asbury, both of Louisville; one brother, Mike Koch of Louisville; eight grandchildren; and five great-grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by her husband, E. Dale Knotts; her parents; one sister, Janice Gillingham; three brothers, Gene, Ronald and Donald Koch; and one granddaughter.

The funeral will be at 2 p.m. Friday at Evergreen Funeral Home in Louisville. Burial will follow in Evergreen Cemetery.

Visitation will be at Tandy-Eckler-Riley Funeral Home in Carrollton Thursday from 5 p.m. until 8 p.m. and at Evergreen Funeral Home Friday from noon until the service.

Expressions of sympathy may take the form of donations to the Adopt Me Bluegrass Pet Rescue in care of the funeral home.



Robert Renschler

Robert Eugene “Bob” Renschler, 86, of Carrollton, Kentucky, died Sunday, Oct. 14, 2018, at Carroll County Memorial Hospital in Carrollton.

He was born Oct. 28, 1931, in Carrollton, the son of Alfred Bernerd Renschler and Julia Ellen Frost Resnchler. He was retired from General Electric after 36 1/2 years, working last in the Quality Control Department. He was a member of St. John Catholic Church in Carrollton.

He is survived by two daughters, Sharon Dickow of Carrollton and Linda Renschler of Westmoreland, Tennessee; one brother, Alfred William “Alf” Renschler of Carrollton; one sister, Julia “Sis” Schlie of Louisville; four grandchildren; one great-grandson; six nephews; and one niece.

He was preceded in death by his wife, Velma Adams Renschler; his parents; and one brother, Lee Thomas “Tom” Renschler.

The funeral will be at 2 p.m. Wednesday at Tandy-Eckler-Riley Funeral Home in Carrollton. Burial will follow in I.O.O.F. Cemetery in Carrollton.

Visitation will be at the funeral home Wednesday from noon until the service.

Expressions of sympathy may take the form of donations to the American Cancer Society in care of the funeral home.

Online condolences can be sent at tandyecklerrileyfuneralhome.com