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Norma Chappell


Norma Chappell, of Irvington died Tuesday (5/24) at Hardin Memorial Hospital. She is survived by her husband; Wade Chappell, three children, Patricia Berry of Dallas, TX, Dennis Breeden of Brandenburg,  and Sue Allgood of Custer,  4 brothers Harold McIntosh, John McIntosh, Olney McIntosh, Jr, and Kenny McIntosh.  She is also survived by 6 grandchildren, 8 great-grandchildren, 1 great-great granddaughter. Funeral services will be held Saturday (5/28) at 11 AM EDT at the Alexander Funeral Home.  Burial will be at El Bethel Cemetery in Pilot Knob, IN. Visitation will be Friday (5/27) from 4 to 9 PM EDT and after 8 AM EDT on Saturday (5/28) at the funeral home.

Beulah Blair


Buelah Blair, 95 of Hardinsburg died Wednesday (5/25) at Hardinsburg Nursing and Rehab. She is survived by a son Kenny Blair of Harned, 2 daughters; Peggy DeHaven and Rita Stinnett both of Hardinsburg, 4 grandchildren and 6 great grandchildren. Fuenral services will be held Friday (5/27) at 2 p.m. at Trent Dowell Funeral Home with buiral in the Hudson Cemetery. Friends may call Trent Dowell Funeral Home Friday (5/27) from 9:30 a.m. to 2 p.m. Expressions of sympathy may be made in the form of donations to Hosparus or to the Harned United Methodist Church Building Fund.

Sue Ann Hale


Sue Ann Hale, 69 of Guston died Tuesday (5/24) at her residence. She is survived by 2 daughters; Samantha Fox of Guston and Elaine Matthews of Elizabethtown, 2 sisters; Doris Jean Critchelow of McDaniels and Mary Agnes Brown of Guston, 8 grandchildren and 7 great grandchildren. Funeral services will be held Saturday (5/28) at 10 a.m. at St. Romuald Catholic Church with burial in the St. Romuald Cemetery. There will be no visitation.

Ruth Smith


Ruth Smith, 74 of Fordsville died Monday (5/23) at her residence. She is survived by a daughter; Sherry Sanders of Fordsville, 2 brothers; Billy Willoughby and Eugene Willoughby both of Vincennes, IN, 3 grandchildren and 6 great grandchildren. Funeral services will be held Thursday (5/26) at 2 p.m. at Geary Funeral Home with burial in the Smith Family Cemetery in Hancock County. Friends may call Geary Funeral Home Wednesday (5/25) from 2 p.m. to 8 p.m and Thursday (5/26) after 9 a.m. 

Daniel J. "Danny" Axton


Daniel J. "Danny" Axton, 68 of Hawesville died Tuesday (5/24) at Owensboro Health Regional Hospital. He is survived by his wife; Kathy Newby Axton, a daughter; Mendy Ray, 2 step-daughters; Kellie Wathen and Kristy Bell and 3 brothers; Tim, Mike and Ronnie Axton. Funeral services will be held Thursday (5/26) at 11 a.m. at Gibson and Son Funeral Home in Hawesville with burial in Serenity Hills with full military honors. Friends may call Gibson and Son Funeral Home Wednesday (5/25) from 3 p.m. to 8 p.m. and Thursday (5/26) after 7 a.m. until time of the service.

Jonathan Campbell Fisher


Jonathan Campbell Fisher, age 28, of Irvington, died Monday (5/23) at his home. He is survived by his parents, Albert T., III and Becki Fisher; a sister, Jennifer Clark,  a brother, Ben Fisher; & two half siblings, Albert T. Fisher, IV and Bates Webster. Graveside services will be held at 11:00 AM on Thursday (5/26) at Cap Anderson Cemetery in Brandenburg. Family and friends may gather at the cemetery prior to the service. In lieu of flowers, donations can be made on-line at www.yosemiteconservancy.org; www.grandcanyontrust.org; or www.nationalparks.org.

Tonya Lee Troutman


Tonya Lee Troutman, age 64, of Lexington, died Thursday (5/19) at her home in Lexington. She is survived by her three brothers, Mike Troutman of Vine Grove, Ed Troutman of Edmond, OK, and George W. Troutman of Centennial, CO. Bruington-Jenkins-Sturgeon Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements. Services will be private.

Ruby Joan Cowley


Ruby Joan Cowley, age 76, of Brandenburg died Monday (5/23) at her residence. She is survived by 4 daughters, Deborah Lynn Wheeler of Russell Spring, Joyce Ann Mattingly of Jeffersonville, IN, Karen Sue Horn of Brandenburg and Sheila Marie Kreiter of Charlestown, IN; 2 sons, Timothy Alan Cowley of Wolf Creek, and Jonathan Ray Cowley of Louisville, a sister, Joyce Crowder of Jeffersonville, IN; as well as many grandchildren and great-grandchildren. Funeral services will be held Thursday (5/26) at 11 A.M. EDT at Bruington-Jenkins-Sturgeon Funeral Home with burial to follow in Parr-Frans Cemetery. Visitation will be held Wednesday (5/25) from 2-8 P.M. EDT and Thursday (5/26) after 9 A.M. EDT at the funeral home.

Thomas Varley


Thomas Varley, 87 of Louisville died Friday (5/20) at his residence. He is survived by his wife; LaVon O'Donoghue-Varley, a son; Thomas Varley, Jr., a daughter; Jane Varley and 2 grandchildren. Funeral services will be held Tuesday (5/24) at 10 a.m. CDT. at St. Margaret Mary Catholic Church in Louisville with burial in the St. Romuald Cemetery at 1 p.m. CDT. Friends may call Ratterman Brothers Funeral Home Monday (5/23) from 1 p.m. to 7 p.m. CDT. Expressions of sympathy may be made in the form donations to the Marine Corps League, Kentuckiana Detachment 729. 

George "Indian" Wyble


George "Indian" Wyble, 66 of Hawesville died Friday (5/20) at Perry County Memoial Hosptial. Funeral services will be held Monday (5/23) at 1 p.m. at Gibson and Son Funeral Home in Hawesville with burial in Memory Gardens. Friends may call Gibson and Son Funeral Home Sunday (5/22) from 3 p.m. to 7 p.m. and Monday (5/23) from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. 

Jason Michael Hartlage


Jason Michael Hartlage, 26 of Leitchfield died Thursday (5/19) in Louisville. He is survived by his wife; Brittany Hart Hartlage, a daughter; Brooklyn Marie Hartlage, his parents; Danny and Tina Hartlage, a sister; Stacey Meredith, a brother; Daniel Hartlage and his grandfathers; Ron Hartlage and Pat McQuade. Funeral services will be held Monday (5/23) at 11 a.m. at Watkins-Oller Funeral Home with burial in the Walnut Hill Cemetery. Friends may call Watkins-Oller Funeral Home Sunday (5/22) from 3 p.m. to 8 p.m. and Monday (5/23) after 9 a.m.  

Betty Neff Bell


Betty Neff Bell, 70 of Hardinsburg died Friday (5/20) at Breckinridge Memorial Hosptial. She is survived by her husband; Randall Bell, 3 daughters; Connie Whitworth and Sonja Smiley both of Harned and Annette Clausen of Louisville, a sisters; Emma Jaggers of Versailles, 2 brothers; Jack Neff and Bill Neff both of Hardinsburg, 3 grandchildren and 2 great grandchildren. Fuenral services will be held Sunday (5/22) at 1 p.m. at Trent Dowell Funeral Home with burial in the New Bethel Baptist Church Cemetery. Friends may call Trent Dowell Funeral Home Saturday (5/21) from 4 p.m. to 8 p.m. and Sunday (5/22) after 10 a.m. Expressions of sympathy may be made in the form of donations to the New Bethel Baptist Church Cemetery or to the church.

Thomas Evan Haynes


Thomas Evan Haynes, age 58, of Guston, died Wednesday (5/18) at Hardin Memorial Hospital. He is survived by 2 children; Amber Thurman of Yosemite, KY and Nicholas Haynes of Harrodsburg, his parents, William Blanford and Mary Decker Haynes of Guston, a sister, Shawneen Jenkins of Leavenworth, IN. and 2 brothers, Ryan Haynes of Guston and Dean Haynes of Brandenburg. Funeral Service will be held Saturday (5/21) at 2 P.M. EDT at Bruington-Jenkins-Sturgeon Funeral Home. Visitation will be held Friday (5/20) from 1-8 P.M. EDT and Saturday (5/21) after 9 A.M. EDT at the funeral home. Expressions of sympathy made to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital, P.O. Box 1000 Dept. 142, Memphis, TN 38101.

Nellie Dunn


Nellie Dunn, 81 of Hardinsburg died Wednesday (5/18) at residence. She is survived by 3 children; Brenda Dunn of Alabama, David Dunn of Ashland City, Tenn., and Twana Graves of Hardinsburg, a sister; Gracie Cotton of Madisonville, a brother; Earl Wardrip of Owensboro, 3 grandchildren and several great grandchildren. Funeral services will be held Saturday (5/21) at 2 p.m. at Trent Dowell Funeral Home with burial in the Ivy Hill Cemetery. Friends may call Trent Dowell Funeral Home Friday (5/20) from 3:30 p.m. to 8 p.m. and Saturday (5/21) after 8:30 a.m. Expressions of sympathy may be made in the form of donations to the American Cancer Society.