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Obituaries

  • Charles Marvin 'Charlie' Stovall Sr.

    Charles Marvin “Charlie” Stovall Sr., 69, of Elizabethtown, formerly of Louisville and New Haven, died Monday, Jan. 10, 2011.

    He is survived by two sons, Charles Marvin “Chuck” Stovall Jr. and Cory Brandon Stovall.

    The funeral was Friday in the chapel of William R. Rust Funeral Home, 167 N. Main St., New Haven. Burial was private.

  • Jan. 12, 2011: Services

    Retired Sgt. Maj. David Collins, 70, of Radcliff, died Sunday, Jan. 9, 2011. The funeral is at 11 a.m. Friday at Nelson-Edelen-Bennett Funeral Home in Radcliff with burial in North Hardin Memorial Gardens in Radcliff with military honors. Visitation is from 6 to 8 p.m. Thursday and continues at 10 a.m. Friday at the funeral home.

  • Retired Sgt. Maj. David Collins

    Retired Sgt. Maj. David Collins, 70, of Radcliff, died Sunday, Jan. 9, 2011, at Hosparus Inpatient Care Center in Louisville.

    He was a veteran of the Vietnam War.

    He was preceded in death by his wife, Mary Violet Collins.

    He is survived by his mother, Mildred Collins of Russell Springs; an uncle, Welby Collins; a brother and sister-in-law, Forrest and Roberta Prather; and a niece, Carol Harris, all of Louisville.

  • Dwight David "Gus" Guster

    Dwight David “Gus” Guster, 54, of Radcliff, died Friday, Jan. 7, 2011, at Norton Audubon Hospital in Louisville.

    Retired Army Sgt. 1st Class Guster was a member of DAV Chapter 156 in Radcliff. He had Daddy Guster’s Bar-b-que and was enrolled at Elizabethtown Community and Technical College in the Culinary Arts Department.

    He is survived by his wife, Casandra Guster; and 10 brothers and sisters.

  • Jan. 11, 2011 Services

    Ethel Aline Kaster Carter, 90, of Hodgenville, formerly of Hardin County, died Friday, Jan. 7, 2011. The funeral is at 1 p.m. today at Bennett-Bertram Funeral Home in Hodgenville with burial in Elizabethtown Memorial Gardens. Visitation continues at 8:30 a.m. today at the funeral home.

  • Frank J. White

    Frank J. White, 81, of Rineyville, passed away Saturday, Jan. 8, 2011, at Hardin Memorial Hospital in Elizabethtown.
    He was a native of Cincinnati. He retired from the U.S. Army after 21 years of service, and retired from civil service after 21 years.
    He was preceded in death by his wife, Lois Whitehead White, and his parents, John and Eva (Waters) White.
    Survivors include his companion, Mazell Patterson and family of Rineyville; and a sister-in-law, Marilyn Embry and family of Perintown, Ohio.

  • Robert Walton Wells

    Robert Walton Wells, 92, of Hodgenville, died Saturday, Jan. 8, 2011, at Hardin Memorial Hospital in Elizabethtown.
    Survivors include his brother, Lawrence Wells.
    The funeral was Tuesday at Dixon-Rogers Funeral Home in Magnolia. Burial was in Magnolia Cemetery.

  • Jewel Lawton

    Jewel Lawton, 69, died Saturday, Jan. 8, 2011, at Norton Hospital in Louisville.
    Arrangements are incomplete at Brown Funeral Home in Elizabethtown.
     

  • George F. Grimes

    George F. Grimes, 74, of Elizabethtown, passed away Saturday, Jan. 8, 2011, at Kindred Hospital in Louisville.
    He was a Christian, a brick mason and a loving father, grandfather and great-grandfather.
    He was preceded in death by his wife, Juanita Everitts Grimes; his parents, George Dewey and Catherine Wirth Grimes; a grandson, Michael Bramhall; and three brothers, James Edward, William and Larry Grimes.

  • Mary Emma Hundley

    Mary Emma Hundley, 95, of Elizabethtown, died Friday, Jan. 7, 2011, at Helmwood Health Care Facility.

    The Hardin County native was a member of Immanuel Baptist Church.

    She worked for GTE for 46 years as a telephone operator and operator trainer, retiring in 1981. She also liked working outside with her flowers.

    She was preceded in death by her parents, John Henry and Sarah Dailey Hundley; four sisters, Agnes Thomas, Irene Walsh, Grace Hundley and Florine Hundley; and a nephew, Kenneth Walsh.

  • Ethel Aline Kaster Carter

    Ethel Aline Kaster Carter, 90, of Hodgenville, formerly of Hardin County, passed away Friday, Jan. 7, 2011, at Sunrise Manor Nursing Home in Hodgenville.

    She was a member of Younger’s Creek Baptist Church and a homemaker.

    She was preceded in death by her husband, Willard “W.H.” Carter; three sisters, Zelma Armes, Fern Harned and Clara Mae Hawkins; two brothers, Ellis Kaster and Elbert Kaster; and her parents, Lee and Florence Dee Edlin Kaster.

  • John ‘Ben’ Cundiff

    John “Ben” Cundiff, 71, of Elizabethtown, died Friday, Jan. 7, 2011, at Hardin Memorial Hospital.

    He was a native of Saloway, a member of New Fellowship Baptist Church and owned Cundiff and Sons Concrete. He was a former scout master of Troop 155. He was a U.S. Army veteran.

    He was preceded in death by his parents, Wavy and Hazel Whitman Cundiff; by his first wife, Dorothy; by two brothers, Richard Cundiff and Bud Cundiff; and a grandson, Brian Sams.

  • Donald L. Hall

    Donald L. Hall, 80, of Leitchfield, died Saturday, Jan. 8, 2011, in Radcliff.

    He was a native of Indianapolis, but grew up in English, Ind., and New Albany, Ind..

    He was a Korean War Navy veteran and owned Hall’s Unique Furniture and the Woodshed in Rineyville before retiring in 2001. He was a life member of VFW Post 6160 in English, Ind., a member of American Legion Post No. 113 and Valley Masonic Lodge No. 511 in Louisville.

  • Martha F. Klinglesmith

    Martha F. Klinglesmith, 89, of Cecilia, passed away Friday, Jan. 7, 2011, at her grandson’s home in Custer.

    She was a native of Hardin County. She was a member of Rough Creek Baptist Church.

    Martha was preceded in death by her husband, Sylvester B. Klinglesmith; and her parents, Silas and Lucy (Pawley) Holman. 

  • Victoria Jeanette "Vickie" Powell

    Victoria Jeanette “Vickie” Powell, 50, of Elizabethtown, formerly of Lebanon Junction, died Thursday, Jan. 6, 2011, at Hosparus Inpatient Care Center in Louisville.

    She was a former financial office manager for the City Group in Elizabethtown. She was known as the Candle Lady in all of Kentucky. She was a member of the Tunnel Hill Baptist Church in Elizabethtown.

  • Willard Skaggs

    Willard Skaggs, 90, of Hodgenville, passed away Saturday, Jan. 8, 2011, at his residence.
    He was a member of First Baptist Church of Hodgenville, a lifelong farmer, an avid hunter and sportsman, and a member of the Hardee’s Breakfast Club.
    He was preceded in death by his wife, Beulah Perkins Skaggs; a brother, Calvin Skaggs; and his parents, Ike and Nora Etherton Skaggs.

  • William Briscoe Pawley

    William Briscoe Pawley, 89, of Mount Sterling, died Jan. 1, 2011.

    Born April 13, 1921, in Rineyville, he was the son of the late George Briscoe and Ida Mae Curtin Pawley and foster son of the late Henry Berry and Ruby Susie Coffman Berry Meredith.

  • Dwight David "Gus" Guster

    Dwight David “Gus” Guster, 54, of Radcliff, died Friday, Jan. 7, 2011, at Norton Audubon Hospital in Louisville.

    He is survived by his wife, Casandra Guster.

    Arrangements are incomplete at Nelson-Edelen-Bennett Funeral Service in Radcliff

    Condolences may be expressed at www.nebfh.com.

  • Joseph Rudolph "Rudy" Hall

    Joseph Rudolph “Rudy” Hall, 90, died Thursday, Jan. 6, 2011, at Hardin Memorial Hospital.

    The Meade County native was a carpenter and a member of St. James Catholic Church.

    He was preceded in death by his first wife, Mary Margaret Hall; a son, Michael Joseph Hall; and his parents, Christopher Columbus Hall and Mary Edith Hoffman Hall.

  • William S. Stark Sr.

    William S. Stark Sr., 91, of Elizabethtown, died Tuesday, Jan. 4, 2011, at Helmwood Healthcare Facility.

    He was a native of Bullitt County, a World War II U.S. Army veteran and a member of Severns Valley Baptist Church. He was retired from the Postal Service at Fort Knox.

    He was preceded in death by his parents, Charles Edgar and Artie Ella Mobley Stark; and a brother, Alvin Stark.