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Obituaries

  • William Glenn “Billy” Tuggle

    William Glenn “Billy” Tuggle, 48, of Owenton, passed away Thursday, March 7, 2013, at his home.
    Survivors include his parents, Lester and Louise Beach Tuggle; and his daughters, Alisha and Brittany Tuggle.
    The funeral services were held Tuesday, March 12, 2013, at the Main Street location of McDonald & New Funeral Homes. Burial was in the New Liberty Cemetery.

  • Georgina Carter Parker Satterwhite

    Georgina Carter Parker Satterwhite, 94, of Florence and formerly of Jonesville, passed away Monday, Feb. 11, 2013, at St. Elizabeth Hospice.
    Mrs. Satterwhite was a retired school teacher of Owen County.
    She is survived by two sons, Joseph M. (Mona) Parker of Florence and Michael C. (Carla) Satterwhite of Williamstown.
    The funeral services were held Friday, Feb. 15, 2013, at the Elliston-Stanley Funeral Home in Williamstown. Burial was in the Owenton Cemetery in Owenton.

  • Jack Burford

    Jack Burford, 85, a native of Owen County, passed away Monday, Feb. 11, 2013, at the Hospice Compassionate Care Center of Richmond.
    He is survived by his wife Roberta Bassett Burford; his son John (Samantha) Burford of Richmond; and his daughter Cathy (Raymond) Cornelison of Richmond.
    The funeral services were held Friday, Feb. 15, 2013, at the Oldham, Roberts & Powell Funeral Home in Richmond. Burial was in the Richmond Cemetery.
     

  • James Roberts McNeal

    James Roberts McNeal, 86, of Carrollton, passed away Monday, Feb. 11, 2013, at his home in Carrollton.
    A native of Wheatley in  Owen County, he is survived by his wife, Mary Ruth Jones McNeal of Carrollton; a daughter, Nancy Elam of Georgetown; two sons, Greg McNeal of Corunna, Ind. and Brad McNeal of Carrollton.
    The funeral services were held Thursday, Feb. 14, 2013, at the First Baptist Church of Carrollton. Burial was in the I.O.O.F. Cemetery in Carrollton.
    The Tandy-Eckler-Riley Funeral Home of Carrollton was in charge of arrangements.

  • Norman Claude Smith

    Norman Claude Smith, 80, of Owenton, passed away Tuesday, Feb. 12, 2013.
    Survivors include his sons, Norman C. “Bud” Smith and Joel E. Smith of Palmyra, NY; and his daughters, Renee A. Thompson of Macedon, NY and Elaine M. Battilina of Chittenango, NY.
    A memorial service was held Saturday, Feb. 16, 2013, at the Pleasant Ridge Baptist Church.
    McDonald & New Funeral Homes was in charge of arrangements.

  • Everett Lee “Jinks” Willoughby

    Everett Lee “Jinks” Willoughby, 54, passed away Thursday, Feb. 14, 2013, at his residence.  
    He was the husband of Kellie Porter Willoughby of Glencoe.  
    He is also survived by his two sons, Josh (Jamie) Willoughby of Owenton and Brent (Tori) Willoughby of Bellvue and one daughter, Brittany Willoughby of Louisville.
    The funeral services were held Tuesday, Feb. 19, 2013, at Main Street location of the McDonald and New Funeral Homes. Burial was in the Poplar Grove Cemetery.

  • Current Obituaries

    See the list below for all the obituaries in this week's edition of The News-Herald:

    ■ Horace Dawson
    ■ Franklin W. Halfhill
    ■ Victoria Jordan McCallig
    ■ Delmar Moore Jr.
     

  • Floren T. Slaughter

    Floren T. Slaughter, 85, passed away Friday Feb. 1, 2013, at his home.
    He was a U.S. Navy veteran of World War II and a member of the Owenton United Methodist Church. He retired from Kraft Foods as a lab technician after 37 years.
    Surviving are his wife, Mollie Jane Smith Slaughter; two children, Lois Gaines and Ed Slaughter; two granddaughters, Cindy Gaines and Stephanie (Dale) Hudson; five great-grandchildren, Jake, Jeremy and Josh Hudson, Bethany Bottoms and Matthew Wilburn; and a great-great-granddaughter, Annabel Hudson.

  • Carl “Junie” Tackett

    Carl “Junie” Tackett, 86, who was born in Scott County on March 5, 1926, to Cleveland and Thelma Greenup Tackett, passed away at his home Feb. 1, 2013.
    He was the husband of 67 years to Mary Katherine Stevens Tackett.  He owned and operated Carl’s TV Repair for 50 years, worked in TV repair for Barney Millers and Montgomery Ward. A well-known farmer, he enjoyed hunting, fishing, playing guitars and cards with his family. He especially enjoyed his lake house on Elmer Davis Lake in Owenton.

  • Agnes Marie Wilson

    Agnes Marie Wilson, 85, of Louisville and formerly of Owenton, passed away Friday, Jan. 26, 2013, at the Essex Health and Rehab Center in Louisville.
    She was the widow of John L. Wilson.
    Survivors include her daughter, Edie Franklin of Louisville.
    The funeral services were held Tuesday, Jan. 29, 2013, at the Main Street location of McDonald & New Funeral Homes Burial was in the Squiresville Cemetery.