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Obituaries

  • Mary Lee McDaniel Wimsatt, 57

    Mary Lee McDaniel Wimsatt, 57, of Mount Eden, died April 23, 2011.
    She was a member of the Catholic faith and a homemaker.
    She was preceded in death by her husband, Thomas Eugene Wimsatt.

  • Marilyn Norton Hill, 71

    Marilyn Norton Hill, 71, of Spencer County, died Sunday, April 24, 2011, at her residence.
    She was the daughter of the late Benjamin Hardin and Julie Mae Price Norton.
    Survivors include a son, James Hill, and a daughter, Lydia Travillian, both of Bloomfield.
    Funeral services will be at 1 p.m. Thursday at the Valley Cemetery Chapel on Mount Washington Road.
    Visitation will be from 11 a.m. until 12:30 p.m. Thursday at Hall-Taylor Funeral Home in Taylorsville.
    Hall-Taylor Funearl Home is in charge of all arrangements.

  • Frances L. 'Tootsie' McDavitt, 80

    Frances L. “Tootsie” McDavitt, 80, passed away Saturday, April 23, 2011, at Baptist Hospital East in Louisville.
    Born in Jefferson County, she was the daughter of the late Earl Sr. and Jeannette Bennett McKinley. “Tootsie,” a homemaker, was also a member of First Baptist Church of Taylorsville, where she was a former assistant in the GA program.

  • Brandon L. Stone, 22

    Brandon L. Stone, 22, passed away Wednesday, April 13, 2011.
    He was a member of First Baptist Church Springfield.
    He was preceded in death by his grandparents, Linda Stone and Dan Hays (Bessie).
    He is survived by his parents, Leslie Stone, Shaun Hays (Camille); siblings, Lateidra “T.T.” Elliott, Cheavonte and Cadeja Hays; stepbrother, Craig Elliott; grandparents, Bennie Stone (Paula), Raymond Johnson, and Cathy Hickman; aunts, uncles and a host of extended family and friends.

  • Virginia Mae Fletcher, 84

    Virginia Mae Fletcher, 84, died April 11, 2011, at her Bloomfield residence.
    Fletcher, formerly of Taylorsville, was a member of Wakefield Baptist Church. She worked as a private healthcare provider.
    Fletcher was preceded in death by her parents, Marion Dunn and Effie Carwile Dunn.

  • Ann Greer, 85

    Ann Greer, 85, passed away Thursday, April 14, 2011, at Signature Health Care of Spencer County.
    A native of Owen County, she was the daughter of the late James Robert and Cecil Van Harlow Coleman. She was an active member of Little Mount Baptist Church where she served in the WMU. Her  memberships also included the Taylorsville Chapter 366 Order of the Eastern Star.
    Greer was a homemaker, a devoted wife, grandmother and great-grandmother.

  • Rev. Dr. James Owen Mahaffey, 70

    Rev. Dr. James Owen Mahaffey, 70, passed away on Thursday, April 14, 2011, at Baptist Hospital East in Louisville.
    He was the son of the late William Eldred and Annie Jane Thomas Mahaffey.
    Survivors include his wife, Betty Sue Chatman Mahaffey, of Taylorsville; sons, Kenneth Mahaffey (Sidonna) of Channahon, Ill., Jonathan M. Mahaffey (Kimberly) of Homer, Ill; Christopher L. Mahaffey, of Decatur, Ill; and David O. Mahaffey (Becky), of Illiopolis, Ill.

  • John Washington Hilbert, 63

    John Washington Hilbert, 63, of Taylorsville, died at his residence April 9, 2011.
    Washington was retired from General Electric Appliance Park, a member of Wakefield Baptist Church and a devoted motorcyclist.
    He is survived by his wife, Norma Jean Hilbert, of Taylorsville; a sister, Mary Curtsinger, of Mount Washington; a daughter, Patty Hilbert, of Taylorsville; sons Terry Hilbert and Tony Hilbert, both of Taylorsville; seven grandchildren and two great-grandchilren.  
    Visitation is today from 3 until 8 p.m. at Greenwell-Jenkins-Houghlin Funeral Home.

  • William Joseph 'Joey' Masters, 25

    William Joseph “Joey” Masters, 25, of Louisville, died March 20, 2011, at University Hospital.
    He is survived by his father, William “Billy” Ray Masters, of Louisville; his mother, Lisa King, of Taylorsville; sisters Magen and Sydney Masters, of Louisville; brothers Billy “Bubba” and Devin Masters, of Louisville.
    Funeral services were held Saturday, March 26, 2011, at Neurath-Schoppenhorst in Louisville with interment in Cave Hill Cemetery.
    Rev. Earl Bunch officiated.

  • Sylvia 'Rocky' Walters, 50

    Sylvia “Rocky” Walters, 50, of Taylorsville, died Monday, April 11, 2011.
    Walters was a kitchen designer for K.B.R. in Louisville and a member of All Saints Catholic Church.
    Survivors include her husband, Roger Walters; two sons, Christopher Howell and Michael Raleigh; daughter, Tiffany Raleigh; a daughter-in-law, Holly Howell; her parents, Irvine Caswell and Margit Thompson; a brother, Michael Caswell; two sisters, Heidi Hays and Candas Bacon; and two grandchildren.
    Visitation will be Thursday from 2-8 p.m. at Hall-Taylor Funeral Home.