• Laverne Wainscott, 72

    Laverne Wainscott, 72, of Dry Ridge, died Tuesday, Aug. 17, 2010, at St. Elizabeth Hospital in Edgewood.

    Survivors include a son, Steven Wainscott of Crittenden; a daughter, Kathy Berger of Dry Ridge,  brothers, Robert Plunkett of Williamstown and Edmond Plunkett of Dry Ridge; three grandchildren and five great grandchildren.  

    Visitation will be at Eckler-McDaniel Funeral Home in Dry Ridge from 11 a.m. until time of services at 2 p.m. Aug. 20.

    Burial will be in Pleasant View Cemetery in Dry Ridge.

  • Ralph Peters, 69

    Ralph L. Peters, 69, of Dry Ridge, died Saturday, Aug. 14 at St. Elizabeth Medical Center in Edgewood.

    Survivors include his wife, Carol Chapman; sons, Terry Wheeler of Dry Rige, Gary G. Wheeler, Jr. of Ashland and Rick Koch of Nebraska; daughter, Brenda Volk of Lexington and several grandchildren and four great grandchildren.

    Funeral services were held Aug. 18 at Peoples Funeral Home in Butler.

    Burial was in Williamstown Cemetery.

  • Martha Terrell, 86

    Martha Woods Terrell, 86, of Williamstown, died Thursday, Aug. 12, 2010, at Owenton Manor Nursing Home in Owenton.

    Survivors include her granddaughters and several nieces and nephews.  

    Funeral services were  Aug. 14 at Eckler-McDaniel Funeral Home in Dry Ridge.

    Burial was in the Hampton Cemetery in Barbourville, Ky.


  • Charles Cooper, 82

    Charles R. Cooper, age 82, of Crittenden, died Monday, Aug.9, 2010, at St. Elizabeth Hospital in Florence.  

    Survivors include his brothers, Robert Wayne Cooper of Morning View, Curtis O. Cooper of Independence and David Cooper of Florence and his sisters, Jacqueline Howard of Louisville and Marilyn Vaughn of Colliersville, Tenn.

    Funeral services were held Aug. 12 at Chambers and Grubbs Funeral Home in Independence.

    Burial was in the Independence Cemetery.

  • Mel Allen, 42

    Mel D. Allen, II , 42 of Dry Ridge died Sunday, Aug. 8, 2010, after a motorcycle accident.

    Survivors include his wife, Cheri Allen of Dry Ridge; daughters, Chrystina O’Hara stationed in South Korea and Ashley Lancaster of Dry Ridge; his father, Melvin D. Allen of Loveland, Ohio; a sister, Elizabeth Radford of West Milton, Ohio and two grandchildren.

    Funeral services were held Aug. 14 at the Elliston-Stanley Funeral Home in Crittenden.

    Burial was in the Pleasant Ridge Cemetery in Pendleton County.

  • Charles Vincent, 73

    Charles J. Vincent, 73, of Dry Ridge died, Tuesday, Aug. 17, 2010 at St. Elizabeth Hospice Center in Edgewood.

    Survivors include a stepdaughter, Nita Morris of Oklahoma City, Okla., brothers, Bill Vincent of Corinth and Alden Vincent of Nashville, Mich.,  a sister, Loretta Clark of Corinth and  one grandchild and three great grandchildren.

    A memorial service will be at 2 p.m. Aug. 22 at Family Worship Center in Williamstown.


  • Mildred Dawalt, 84

    Mildred E. Dawalt, 84, of Dry Ridge, died Thursday, Aug. 5, 2010 at St. Elizabeth Medical Center in Williamstown.

    She was a farmer and a member of Knoxville Baptist Church where she served as organist for 40 years. She was also a member of the Kentucky Farm Bureau.

    Survivors include her husband, John F. Dawalt; a son, John B. (Lynda) Dawalt of Dry Ridge; a sister, Burnetta Flairty of Philadelphia, Pa.; two grandchildren and seven great grandchildren.

  • Kim Sanders, 47

    Kim Hopper Sanders, 47, of Williamstown, died Friday, Aug. 6, 2010, at St. Elizabeth Hospice Care Center in Edgewood.

    Survivors include her husband, Steven D. Sanders; a daughter, Nichole Sanders of Williamstown; step daughter, Mandy Lebron of Marshall, Mich.; her parents, John and Eva Marshall Hopper of Williamstown; sister, Mindy Roberts of Williamstown and two granddaughters.

    Funeral services were held Aug. 9 at Elliston-Stanley Funeral Home in Williamstown.

    Burial was in Williamstown Cemetery.

  • Myra Coleman, 93

    Myra Coleman, 93, of Miami, Fla., formerly of Grant County, died Thursday, Aug. 5, 2010.

    She was preceded in death by a sister, Mary Lou Kinmon, a brother, James Hedges and a son, Jackie Coleman.

    Survivors include a daughter, Sandra Linville of Miami, Fla.; grandchildren, Tammy, Shannon, Jackie, Jr. and Jason and seven great grandchildren.

    Burial was in Dade Memorial Park in Miami, Fla.

  • Freda Parr, 80

    Freda M. Parr, 80, of Norwood, Ohio, formerly of Corinth, died Thursday, Aug. 5 at the Hospice of Cincinnati in Blue Ash.

    Survivors include her daughters, June Ruggles and Nancy Hix, both of Norwood; brothers, Denver Smith of Florence and Joe Smith of Milford, Ohio; a sister, Mary Mastin of Norwood and two grandchildren and one great grandchild.

    Funeral services were held Aug. 8 at McDaniel Funeral Home in Corinth.

    Burial was in the Corinth Cemetery.