• Jenny Curtsinger, 44

    Jenny Curtsinger, 44, of Taylorsville, passed away September 4, 2009, at her home.

    She was a native of Nelson County, the store manager for Family Dollar of Taylorsville; and a member of Wakefield Baptist Church.

    Her father, Gilbert Montgomery, preceded her in death.

  • Janice R. Aubin, 63

    Janice R. Aubin, 63, of Fisherville/Louisville, passed from this life September 4, 2009, at Baptist Hospital East.

    She was the former Janice Burris, a native of Adair County and was a member of Hiawatha Missionary Baptist Church.

    She was preceded in death by a daughter, Jennifer Ray Aubin; her granddaughter, Hannah Graves; and a grandson, Ethan Graves.

  • Nancy Nettie Gilliland, 59

    Nancy Nettie Gilliland, 59, of Bardstown, passed away September 3, 2009, at Life Care Center of Bardstown.

    She was the former Nancy Nettie George, a native of Hardin County, and was a former employee of Black and Decker of Shelbyville.

    Her parents, Robert and Gracie Marie Hunt George preceded her in death.

    She is survived by her husband, Jack O. Gilliland Jr.; one son, Warren Smoth of Louisville; and several brothers and sisters.

    Cremation was chosen by the family.

  • Angela Kaye Whitaker Aubrey, 44

    Angela Kaye Whitaker Aubrey, 44, of Taylorsville, passed away August 26, 2009, at Jewish Hospital in Shelbyville.

    She was a mother, a homemaker, was formerly employed by State Farm Insurance Company, and was a member of the Briar Ridge Christian Church.

    She is survived by her parents, Kenneth and Anna W. McKinney Whitaker, of Taylorsville; two sons, Eric Timothy Aubrey and John Tyler Nation, both of Taylorsville; one sister, Karen Renee Whitaker Curtsinger, of Taylorsville; one grandson, Timothy Chase Aubrey, of Taylorsville; and nieces and nephew.

  • Frances Eula Elder, 74

    Frances Eula Elder, 74, of Taylorsville, passed away August 23, 2009, at Hosparus Inpatient Unit in Louisville.

    She was the former Frances Auberry, a native of Nelson County. She was an employee of Heaven Hill Distillery for 17 years and an member of All Saints Catholic Church.

    Her parents, Willie Wayne and Anna Mariah O’Bryan Auberry; one son, Thomas Wayne Elder; and one brother, Charles Edward “Billy” Auberry, preceded her in death.

  • Kevin Hatzman, 45

    Kevin Hatzman, 45, of Taylorsville, passed away August 23, 2009. He was born August 5, 1964 to William John and Betty Lou Armstrong Hatzman in Jefferson County.

  • James Michael LeCompte, 57

    James Michael LeCompte, 57, of Fisherville, passed away August 14, 2009, at the Masonic Home Shelbyville.

    He was a native of Shelby County, was a former tow truck operator at the old Middletown Manufacturing Company, was a farmer and member of Kentucky Trailblazers, and was a member of Indian Fork Baptist Church.

    His parents, James Stanley and Stella Jennings LeCompte, preceded him in death.

  • Valinda Waldridge, 74

    Valinda Waldridge, 74, of Taylorsville, passed away August 13, 2009, at Jewish Hospital in Louisville.

    She was born one of four children in Spencer County, was retired from the Spencer County School System after 21 years of service as a bus driver. She was a loving mother and homemaker, and was a member of Taylorsville First Baptist Church. She had a great passion for fishing, “never met a stranger, loved by everyone”, and will be missed a lot by all who knew her and loved her.

  • Charles G. Parrott, Sr., 81

    Charles G. Parrott, Sr., 81, of Mt. Washington, passed away Tuesday, August 4, 2009.

    He was a retired plant supervisor for MSD, and a U.S. Navy veteran of World War II and the Korean Conflict.

    He is survived by his wife, Lilly Smith Parrott; two sons, Charles, Jr. (Kim) and Ray (Lynn) Parrott; one daughter, Cheryl Parrott Brown (Don); two brothers, Shelby and Kenneth Parrott; one sister, Pauline Coldiron; along with grandchildren, Bill and James Dean Hinson, Katie and Amanda Parrott, and Jessica Hawkins.

  • Donald Lee Smith, 61

    Donald Lee Smith, 61, of Shepherdsville, passed away August 3, 2009, at Baptist Hospital East in Louisville.

    He was a native of Knox County, was an assembler for the Safetran Systems Company in Louisville, and was a member of Pleasant Grove Baptist Church.

    His parents, Matt and Harriet Smith; and one grandson, Payton Xavier Smith, preceded him in death.

    He is survived by his wife, Geneva Hodge Smith of Shepherdsville; one son, Matthew (Amanda) Smith and one daughter, Stephanie (Jeff) Raley, both of Shepherdsville; and four grandchildren.