• OBITUARIES: Week of August 31

    Eric Dewayne Samuels

        Eric Dewayne Samuels, 42, of Queen Creek, Ariz., formerly of Shepherdsville, died on Tuesday, Sept. 1, 2009.

        The native of Louisville was a member of East Mesa Baptist Church and was principal of Ranch Elementary.

        He was an eight-year veteran of the U.S. Navy.

        He was preceded in death by his father, Donald G. Moore; and grandparents, Virgil and Grace Jackson, Margie Mudd and Raymond and Birdie Moore.

  • OBITUARIES: Week of August 23

    Angel Gonzalez

        Angel Gonzalez, the eight-month-old son of Ciro Gonzalez and Guadalupe Celis, died on Wednesday, Aug. 26, 2009, at Kosair Childrens Hospital.

        Besides his parents, he is survived by his brothers, Brady, Eric and Kerwin Gonzalez.

        Funeral Mass was on Noon Friday, Aug. 28, at St. Rita Catholic Church with burial in Evergreen Cemetery.

        Visitation was after 9 a.m. on Friday at Arch L. Heady & Son Funeral Home and Cremation Services, Okolona.

  • OBITUARIES: Week of August 10

    Rosemary Catherine Devore

        Rosemary Catherine Devore, 75, of Mount Washington, died on Tuesday, Aug. 11, 2009.

        She was the former Rosemary Reddy, a native of Cleveland, Ohio, a devoted homemaker, First Lady of Wives of Submarine Veterans of World War II, a member of the U.S. Submarine Veterans Inc. and church mother of Lighthouse General Baptist Church.

  • OBITUARIES: Week of August 3

    LeRoy Jaquez

        LeRoy Jaquez, 63, of Louisville, died on Wednesday, Aug. 5, 2009.

        The native of LaJunta, Colo., was a Catholic, a member of the Bullitt County FOP Lodge 42 and a bailiff for the Bullitt County Sheriff's Department.

        He is survived by his wife, Karen Langdon; children, Mikki, Tere, Cheri and Jackie; siblings, Mary, Aragon, Lucy, Felix, Angie, James and John; and five grandchildren.

  • OBITUARIES: Week of July 27

    Barren L. Lindsey

    Barren L. Lindsey, 53, of Franklin, died on Sunday, July 19, 2009, at Johnson Memorial  Hospital in Franklin.

        He was preceded in death by his parents, Clyde and Elton (Decker) Lindsey.

  • OBITUARIES: Week of July 6

    Douglas S. Travis

        Douglas S. Travis, 68, of Hillview, died on Monday, July 6, 2009.

        He was an Army veteran.

        He is survived by his wife, Siegi Schmidt Travis; son, Jeff Travis; daughters, Laura Meadows and Rhonda Evans; stepchildren, Porter Schmidt, Tammy Lewis and Mark Harmon; brothers, Bruce and Ken Travis; 15 grandchildren; and six great-grandchildren.

  • OBITUARIES: Week of July 20

    Harold Joseph Lyvers

        Harold Joseph Lyvers, 78, of Lebanon Junction, died on Wednesday, July 22, 2009.

        The native of Samuels, Ky., was an Army veteran of the Korean War. He was a retired assembly line worker for General Electric. He was a member of the Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 8293 in Lebanon Junction.

        He was preceded in death by his parents, Lillian and Albert Lyvers; a daughter, Sharon Gaskins; and a grandson, Daniel Gaskins.

  • OBITUARIES: Week of July 13

    Linda Elizabeth Blaha

    Linda Elizabeth Blaha, 65, of Louisville, died on Monday, July 6, 2009, at Castleview Hospital in Price, Utah.

    The native of Louisville was preceded in death by her parents, Ottie and Myrtle Perkins Herron; and a sister, Wilma Kessler.

  • OBITUARIES: Week of June 29

    Troy Glen Mahoney

        Troy Glen Mahoney, 44, of Taylorsville, died on Tuesday, June 30, 2009.

        He was an employee of Sackfields Screen Printing.

        He is survived by his wife, Teresa Mahoney; three sons, Brian Owens, Brandon Mahoney and Steven Lafe Mahoney; his mother, Linda Mahoney; three brothers, David Adkins, Mark Adkins and Raymond Martin; and two grandchildren, Landon Mahoney and Ava Owens.

  • OBITUARIES: Week of June 22

    Thomas Giltner Shelburne

    Thomas Giltner Shelburne, 75, of Taylorsville, died on Sunday, June 21, 2009.

    The native of Spencer County was a farmer and a member of the First Christian Church of Taylorsville.

    He was a resident of the Christian Care Community Friendship House in Taylorsville.

    He was preceded in death by his parents, T.Q. and Susie Cook Shelburne; his wife, Pearl Marie Gibson Shelburne; sister, Lorena Shelburne; half-sisters, Lillie Monroe and Mary Winford McHarry; and brother, Ray Shelburne.