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Obituaries

  • Cecil Hodges Dorten, 91

  • Timothy Carl Harlow, 56

    CARROLLTON, Ky.—Timothy Carl Harlow, 56, of Carrollton died Sunday, Aug. 12, 2012, at his residence.

    Funeral services are 1 p.m. Friday, Aug. 17, at The Pentecostals of Carrollton Church, with the Rev. Ron Tiller officiating. Visitation is 5–8 p.m. Thursday, Aug. 16,  at the church. Burial will be in the I.O.O.F. Cemetery in Carrollton.

    Tandy-Eckler-Riley Funeral Home,  Carrollton, is in charge of arrangements.

  • Mary Willoughby Wright, 85

    CARROLLTON, Ky.—Mary Willoughby Wright, 85, of Carrollton died Sunday, Aug, 12, 2012, at the Carroll County Memorial Hospital in Carrollton.

    Funeral services are Thursday, Aug. 16, at 11 a.m. at the English Christian Church in English, Ky., with the Revs. Keith Miller and Donny Kauffman officiating. Visitation is 5-8 p.m. Wednesday, Aug. 15, at the Tandy-Eckler-Riley Funeral Home, 809 Highland Ave., in Carrollton, and 10 a.m. Thursday until the service at the church. Burial will be in the English Cemetery.

  • Joann Walker, 66

    WORTHVILLE, Ky.—Joann Walker, 66, of Worthville died Sunday, Aug. 12, 2012, at Signature Healthcare of Trimble County in Bedford.

    McDonald and New Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements. A graveside service was held Tuesday, Aug. 14, at Wheatley Cemetery with Bro. David “Milkweed” Wotier officiating,

    Survivors include her husband, James Walker; a daughter, Donna Sue Winnies of Ghent; and three grandchildren.

    Her parents, Lawrence and Virginia Roberts Agrue, preceded her in death.

  • Lura Lee Willhoite, 87

    Carrollton, Ky. — Lura Lee Willhoite, 87, of Carrollton died Friday, Aug. 10, 2012, at Norton Hospital in Louisville, Ky.

    Funeral services were Tuesday, Aug. 14, at the Family Worship Center in Carrollton, with the Rev. Pat Butcher officiating. Burial was in the I.O.O.F. Cemetery in Carrollton. Tandy-Eckler-Riely was in charge of arrangements.

    Her parents, Virgil Lee and Mable Cynthia Wheeler Willhoite preceded her in death.

  • James Chester McGuire, 88

    WORTHVILLE, Ky.—James Chester McGuire, 88, of Worthville died Sunday, Aug. 12, 2012, at his residence.

    Funeral services are 11 a.m., Thursday, Aug. 16, at the Graham-Dunn Funeral Home, 213 Fifth St., Carrollton. Visitation is 5-8 p.m. Wednesday at the funeral home. Burial will be in the Ghent Masonic Cemetery in Ghent, Ky.

    Mr. McGuire was the son of the late Alexander and Nannie Rodgers McGuire. He was the husband of the late Louise Brown McGuire.

    Mr. McGuire spent most of his life in Carroll County working as a farmer and also at factory work.

  • James Madison ‘Matt’ Elmore, 87

    NEW LIBERTY, Ky. — James Madison “Matt” Elmore,  87, of New Liberty died Monday, Aug. 13, 2012, at the New Horizons Medical Center.

    McDonald and New Funeral Homes are in charge of arrangements. Family will receive friends from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Thursday, Aug. 16, at the Seminary Street funeral home. Services will follow at 2 p.m. with Bro. Jim Woods officiating. Burial will be in the New Liberty Cemetery.

    He is survived by his  wife, Helen Louise Mylor Elmore of New Liberty.

  • Ella Mae Hendren Welch, 75

    CARROLLTON, Ky.—Ella Mae Hendren Welch, 75, of Carrollton died Sunday, Aug. 6, 2012, at Gallatin Health Care.

    A memorial service will begin at 7 p.m. on Monday, Aug. 13, at the Graham-Dunn Funeral Home, 213 Fifth Street in Carrollton. Visitation is 5 p.m. until the service.

    Mrs. Welch was the daughter of the late Lee and Elizabeth Lyman Hendren and she was the wife of the late Robert Welch.

  • Mary Mildred Hall Lowrance, 90

    SANDERS, Ky.—Mary Mildred Hall Lowrance, 90, of Sanders, died Saturday, Aug. 4, 2012, at  St. Elizabeth Health Care Center in Florence, Ky.

    Funeral services will be Wednesday, Aug. 8, 2012, at 1 p.m. at Tandy-Eckler-Riley Funeral Home, 809 Highland Ave., in Carrollton, with the Rev. Hardin Lowe officiating. Visitation will be 11 a.m. until time of service at the funeral home on Wednesday. Burial will be in the Ghent Masonic Cemetery in Ghent, Ky.

  • Shelby Russell Baker, 84

    CROTON-ON-HUDSON, N.Y. — Shelby Russell Baker, 84, formerly of Carrollton, Ky., died Tuesday, July 24, 2012, at Bethel Nursing Home in Croton-on-Hudson.

    He was born June 4, 1928, to Roy and Charlotte Baker in Shelby County, Ky. and grew up in the Bagdad and Christen-berg communities. He graduated from Bagdad High School and attended Eastern State University.

    Mr. Baker was a veteran and served as a sergeant in the U.S. Army during the Korean War. He continued to serve his country for another five years with the National Guard in Frankfort, Ky.