Mary Lou Gulley

Mary Lou Johnson Gulley, 79, of Madison, died Sunday, Oct. 6, 2019, at The Waters of Clifty Falls in Madison, Indiana.

She was born Nov. 4, 1939, in Worthville, Kentucky, to Clyde Johnson and Hallie Lathrem Johnson Morris and grew up in Worthville where she attended Worthville Grade School and Carrollton High School in Carroll County, Kentucky.

She worked for Madison State Hospital for 27 years as a psychiatric attendant and qualified medication aide before retiring in 2000. She enjoyed crocheting and walking along with attending water aerobics. She was Baptist and over the years attended Grace Baptist Church, Dupont Baptist Church and most recently Madison Assembly of God.

Survivors include her husband, Joe H. Gulley of Madison; two daughters, JoAnne Struckman of Milan, Indiana, and Mary J. Floyd of Madison; one brother, David Johnson of Carrollton; three grandchildren and one great-grandchild.

She was preceded in death by her parents; her stepfather, David Morris; and one brother, Clyde “Shorty” Johnson.

Funeral services are 1 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 10, 2019, at the Morgan & Nay Funeral Centre in Madison with interment to follow in the Indiana Veterans Memorial Cemetery at Madison. Friends may call Thursday from 11 a.m. until the time of service at the funeral home.

Memorial contributions may be made to the Grace Baptist Church. Cards are available at the funeral homes. Online condolences may be made at www.morgan-nay.com

Dave Gridley

Oliver David “Dave” Gridley, 90, of Vevay, Indiana, died Wednesday, Oct. 9, 2019, at the Highpoint Health in Lawrenceburg, Indiana. Arrangements are pending at the Haskell & Morrison Funeral Home in Vevay.

Kenneth Hackney

Kenneth Ross Hackney, 63, of Bedford, Kentucky, died Oct. 7, 2019, at Norton Brownsboro Hospital in Louisville.

He was born Nov. 3, 1956, in Madison, Indiana, to Bette Rae Rogers Hackney and Samuel Charles Hackney. He was a devoted father and husband. His boys meant the world to him. He was a truck driver for National Distributors. He was known as a “jack of all trades” and could fix about anything.

He is survived by his mother, of Bedford; his wife, Laura Jean Wilson Hackney of Bedford; two sons, Kenneth Scott Hackney of Reno, Nevada, and Norman George Hackney of Aurora, Indiana; one brother, Samuel Eric Hackney of Greensburg, Indiana; two sisters, Carolin Roy of Charlotte, North Carolina and Marilyn Christian of Madison; three grandchildren, and many loving family and friends all of whom will miss him dearly.

He was preceded in death by his father.

Services will be at 11 a.m. Friday, Oct. 11, 2019, at Ransdell Funeral Home in Bedford.

Visitation will be from 5 p.m. to 8 p.m., Thursday, Oct. 10, 2019, and from 9 a.m. until the time of service Friday at the funeral home.

Burial will be in Hebron Cemetery in Madison.

Online condolences may be made at www.ransdellfuneral.com

Linda Jones

Linda Sue Jones, 72, of Hanover, Indiana, and formerly of Greensburg, Indiana, died Sunday, Oct. 6, 2019, at the Thornton Terrace Health Campus in Hanover.

She was born Oct. 7, l946 in Madison, Indiana to Robert Lee and Anna Ethel “Mildred” Vaughn Paul Jones as one of 10 siblings. She enjoyed listening to music and participating in group activities in the group homes where she had lived over the years and visits from family members brought joy to her life.

Survivors include her siblings, Jean Burkhart of Kuttawa, Kentucky, Alice Miller of Garden Grove, California, Mary Ann Aldridge of Winter Haven, Florida, Virginia Chapman of Madison and Ronald Jones of Perryville, Kentucky; and several nieces, nephews and other relatives.

She was preceded in death by her parents; brothers, Harold Paul, Donald Paul, Walter Paul and James Jones; and a sister, Helen Handlon.

A graveside service will be at 11:30 a.m. Wednesday, Oct. 9, 2019, at the Brooksburg Cemetery in Brooksburg, Indiana.

Memorial contributions may be made to Special Olympics or St. Jude. Cards are available at the funeral homes. Online condolences can be made at www.morgan-nay.com

Ileta McFarland

Ileta J. McFarland, 63, of Hanover, Indiana, died Sunday, Aug. 25, 2019, at Hanover Health and Rehab Center in Hanover.

She was born May 22, 1956, in Madison, Indiana, to William Spry and Marcella Clarkson Spry Ralston and was a lifetime resident of the Madison area. She worked as a waitress in several local restaurants and was Baptist.

Survivors include a daughter, Kathleen M. Warren of Madison; two sisters, Marlene Marek of Madison and Marsha Boston of Hanover; a grandson James Mack of Hanover; one granddaughter and several nieces and nephews.

She was preceded in death by her parents; her husband, Newton W. McFarland, and one brother, William Preston Spry.

Family and friends are welcome to attend an interment 11 a.m. Wednesday, Oct. 16, 2019, in Springdale Cemetery at Madison. Lytle Welty Funeral Homes & Cremation Service, Vail Chapel in Madison, is in charge of arrangements.

B.C. Morton

B.C. Morton, 79, of Madison, Indiana, died Saturday, Oct. 5, 2019, at River Terrace Health Campus in Madison.

He was born Jan. 7, 1940, in Erie, Pennsylvania, to Burton Joseph and Esther Keim Morton and moved to Louisville during high school where he graduated from Saint Xavier High School in 1957. He attended Bellarmine College from 1957 to 1960 and then graduated from the University of Louisville Law School in 1965. He enlisted in the U.S. Air Force Nov. 14, 1965, and attained the rank of captain before being honorably discharged Sept. 7, 1971.

He was the public defender in Allen County, Kentucky, and had a private law practice in Crawford County, Indiana. He had been a member of the Elk’s Lodge and Rotary Club in Scottsville, Kentucky. Recently, he was chief probation officer for Jefferson and Switzerland counties in Indiana before the two counties developed their own probation offices. After retirement in 2010, he served as the director of the Scalo House in Madison and became very involved with La Casa Amiga. He was a member of Prince of Peace Catholic Church where he often volunteered and served on the Parish Council. He enjoyed tutoring adults and children in their English studies, helping with Bingo, and was involved in Alcoholics Anonymous. In his spare time, he enjoyed traveling, trying new foods, reading and spending time with his grandchildren.

Survivors include his children, Judi Terpening of Hanover, Indiana, Burton “Judge” C. Morton Jr. of Anderson, Indiana, Jennifer Morton of New Albany, Indiana, Jessica Odenbaugh of Fayetteville, North Carolina, David Morton of Henderson, Kentucky, and Joshua Morton of Madison, Tennessee; a brother, Tom Morton of Louisville; 18 grandchildren; four great-grandchildren and five nieces and nephews.

He was preceded in death by his parents; a brother, David Morton, and a sister, Ann Morton Marchal.

Mass of Christian Burial will be at 11 a.m. Friday, Oct. 11, 2019, at Prince of Peace Catholic Church in Madison with interment to follow in the Indiana Veterans Memorial Cemetery.

The family requests memorial contributions be made to the Jefferson County Public Library, La Casa Amiga, or the Prince of Peace Catholic Church. Contributions may be made at the church, Lytle Welty Funeral Homes, Vail Chapel or at lytlewelty.com.

Bobbie Jo Scott

Bobbie Jo Scott, 53, of Jeffersonville, Indiana, died unexpectedly Monday, Oct. 7, 2019, at Clark Memorial Hospital in Jeffersonville.

She was born Feb. 6, 1966, in Madison, Indiana, to Robert and Linda Scott. She enjoyed puzzle books, shopping and being with her family watching the Sci-Fi channel and CSI. She was a member of Broadway Baptist Church.

Survivors include her sisters, Sonya Logsdon of Jeffersonville, Deborah Robinson, of Madison and Delores Taylor of New Albany, Indiana; and several aunts, uncles, nieces and nephews.

She was preceded in death by her parents; a daughter, Mary Conn; and her grandparents, Ralph and Leona Scott and Hobart and Mary Perry.

Funeral services will be at noon Saturday, Oct. 12, 2019 at Lytle Welty Funeral Homes & Cremation Service, Vail Chapel, in Madison with interment to follow in Springdale Cemetery. Friends and family may call at the funeral home from 11 a.m. until time of service Saturday.

The family requests memorial contributions be made to the Lytle Welty Funeral Homes or at lytlewelty.com.