• Gladys Lucas, 97

    Gladys Bowles Lucas, 97, a long-time Williamstown resident, died Nov. 11, 2017 in Landrum, South Carolina.

    She was born Aug. 31, 1920 in Barren County and was the daughter of the late Jesse Harris and Fannie Walker Button Bowles.

    On March 9, 1941, she was united in marriage to Roscoe Clayton Lucas, who preceded her in death on Sept. 10, 1986 following 45 years of marriage.  

  • Jacqueline Gardner, 77

    Jacqueline Marie (Petrie) Gardner, 77, of Oklahoma, formerly Dry Ridge, died Saturday, Nov. 4, 2017. 

    She was the daughter of the late Bill and Wilena Petrie.

    Survivors include her daughters, Tammara Notestine, Deana Spears, Jamie Kellam, Jenny Roye and Johnna Gardner; three grandchildren, David Bailey,  Cason Spears and Cayla Brown and several great grandchildren.

  • Harry Howard, 86

    Harry Thomas Howard, 86, of Anderson Township, Ohio, died Friday, Nov. 3 at his home. 

    He was the son of the late Wesley and Katherine Odor Howard.

  • Janet Longbons, 76

    Janet F. Caldwell Longbons, 76, a longtime resident of Crescent Springs, died Friday, Nov. 3, 2017 at her residence following a long illness. 

    A native of Williamstown, she was a daughter of the late Herbert and Della Bennett Caldwell.

    She was a 1959 graduate of Williamstown High School, attended Georgetown College and graduated from the University of Kentucky. 

  • Edith West, 79

    Edith West, 79, of Dry Ridge, died Tuesday, Oct. 10, 2017 at St. Elizabeth Medical Center in Grant County.  

  • June Smith, 73

    June Marie Bennett Smith, 73, died Friday, Oct. 6, 2017 at St. Elizabeth Hospice Center in Edgewood.

    She was the daughter of the late Argust and Ova Marie Justice Bennett. 

  • Roger Plummer, 77

    Roger Lee Plummer, 77, died Tuesday,  Oct. 28, 2017 in Edgewood.  

    He was the son of the late Clifford Plummer and Alice May Blanton Castle.

  • Johnie McQueen, 79

    Johnie McQueen, 79, of Dry Ridge, died peacefully, Wednesday, Oct. 25, 2017 at home.  

    He was the son of Tom Henry and Martha (Neace) McQueen in Breathitt County. 

  • Gladys Lynch, 92

    Gladys Lynch, 92, of Dry Ridge, died Friday, Oct. 27, 2017 at home.  

    She was retired from Clopay Corporation and attended the Sherman Full Gospel Church.  

    She was the widow of Roy “Pop” Lynch. 

    Also preceded in death by a daughter, Flora Johnson.

  • Shelly Brinegar, 86

    Shirley Brinegar, 86, of Crittenden, died Thursday, Oct. 18, 2017 at his residence.  

    Survivors include a son, Paul Brinegar of Crittenden; daughters, Gail Brinegar, Regina Buckley and Teresa Vance, all of Burlington; six grandchildren and seven great grandchildren.  

    Funeral services were held Oct. 23 at the Eckler-McDaniel Funeral Home in Dry Ridge.