• Thomas Ray Brown, 68


    Thomas Ray Brown, 68, of Mt. Washington, was born December 21, 1946, in Spencer County and passed away Wednesday, March 18, 2015, at Suburban Hospital.

  • Garry “Austin” Chatman, 29

    Garry “Austin” Chatman, 29, of Columbus, Ohio, formerly of Spencer County, died Wednesday, March 11, 2015, at his residence. Born in Lexington, he was the beloved son of Garry W. Chatman of Fisherville and Vicki Chatman of Shelbyville.

    In addition to his parents, Garry and Vicki Chatman, his survivors include his grandmother, Nila Gillahan of Shelbyville; and brother, Brad Waits of Lafayette, Louisiana.

  • John M. Saylor, 87

    John M. Saylor, 87, died Sunday, March 22, 2015. Born in Insull, Kentucky to the late George D. and Emily Saylor, John was an Army veteran and a VA volunteer for 26 years. Survivors are Brenda Saylor and Georgia (Stanley) Sienicki, Taylorsville; six grandchildren and six great-grandchildren.

  • Nettie Hester Nethery, 87


  • Shirley T. Dillander, 70

    Shirley T. Dillander, 70, of Taylorsville, died Tuesday, March 3, 2015, at Hospice Palliative Care in Louisville. She was the former Shirley Hardin, born February 27, 1945, in Spencer County, to the late William Oscar and Haggie Mae Holt Hardin.
    Along with her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Thomas Russell Dillander; brother, Bobby; and sister, Tennie.
    She is survived by her companion of 13 years, David Grider Sr.; and brother, Jay Byrd, both of Taylorsville.

  • Herbert Ray White, 89

    Herbert Ray White, 89, of Southville, died Tuesday, March 3, 2015, at the Crestview Nursing Home in Shelbyville.
    He was preceded in death by his parents, Roy and Eulah Shelburne White and his brother, Roy T. White.
    He is survived by his wife of 63 years, Lois White, Southville; daughters, Angela Sandlin (Phillip), Louisville; Anita Lawson (Glenn), Finchville; sons, Darrell White (Judy), Waddy; David White, Southville; and 8 grandchildren.

  • Charles 'Buster' Huff Sr., 67

    Charles “Buster” Huff Sr., 67, of Shelbyville, died Aug. 19, 2012, in Simpsonville.
    He was preceded in death by his wife, Vivian Adell Bolin Huff.
    Survivors include daughters, Melissa “Missy” Murray, of LaGrange, Margaret Hall, of Buckner, Charlene Huff, of LaGrange, and Paula Ashcraft, of Milton; sons, Charles “Chuck” Huff Jr., of Taylorsville, and Timothy Huff, of Simpsonsville.
    Visitation is today, Aug. 22, from 1-6 p.m. at Shannon Funeral Home in Shelbyville.

  • Mary B. Robinson, 91

    Mary B. Robinson, 91, of Taylorsville, died Friday, Aug. 17, 2012, at Signature Health Care of Spencer County. A native of Spencer County, she was the daughter of the late Elva and Maude McClain Bentley and the widow of J. B. “Jack” Robinson.
    In addition to her parents and husband, she was preceded in death by her son, Kenneth A. Robinson.
    Survivors include her son, Gerald Robinson and his wife, Sheryl, of Taylorsville.

  • Ada May Stevens, 71

    Ada May Stevens, 71, of Taylorsville, died Monday, Aug. 20, 2012, at Baptist Hospital East in Louisville.
    Born in Corbin, she was the daughter of the late Charley William and Margaret Dona Fuller Lee.
    Mrs. Stevens attended Little Union Baptist Church and was a former employee of American Greetings in Bardstown. She was also a farmer, homemaker and the bookkeeper for Stevens and Sons Tractor Sales. Along with her husband, she was a tractor and truck pulling enthusiast.

  • Irma Dant Thomas, 89

    Irma Dant Thomas, 89, of Loretto, died Tuesday, Aug. 21, 2012 at the Loretto Motherhouse Infirmary.
    She was preceded in death by her husband, John Felix Thomas; her parents, Walter Simeon and Mary Evelyn Mattingly Dant; one daughter, Phillis Ann Thomas; one sister, Patsy Miller; and two brothers, Lyle and Lester Ray Dant.