• Stephanie Byrd, 28

    Stephanie Marie Byrd, 28, of Frankfort, died Thursday, May 31, 2012, in Frankfort.

    Survivors include her mother, Deborah Wood of Owenton; daughter, Alyssa Moore of Owenton; brothers, Michael Wood and Adrian Byrd, both of Owenton; grandparents, Letha Young of Corinth and Betty Byrd of Gallatin County.

    Funeral services were held on June 5 at the McDaniel Funeral Home in Corinth.  
    Burial was in the New Columbus Cemetery in Corinth.

  • Patricia Quinlan, 72

    Patricia Quinlan, 72, of Dry Ridge, died Monday, June 4, 2012 at her residence.

    Survivors include her husband, George H. Quinlan of Dry Ridge; sons, Jack and Robert Dollens, both of Butler and Timothy Dollens of Dry Ridge; a daughter, Peggy Smith of Williamstown; brothers, Floyd Cameron of Florence and Doug Cameron of Louisville; several grandchildren and great grandchildren.  

    Visitation was held June 6 with funeral service at noon on June 7 at the Elliston-Stanley Funeral Home in Williamstown.
    Burial was in the Sadieville Cemetery in Scott County.

  • James ‘Jimmy’ Burden, 26

    James “Jimmy” Burden, 26, of Dry Ridge, died Wednesday, May 30, 2012.

    Survivors include his parents,Wayne and Debbie Burden and Lisa and Pete Higgins Beach; a son, Caleb Dylan Baker of Jonesville; paternal grandmother, Jannett Elam of Verona; a sister, Gwen Turner of Burlington and three nieces.  

    Funeral services were held June 4 at the Hamilton-Stanley Funeral Home in Verona.
    Burial was in the New Bethel Cemetery.

  • Joseph Sullivan, 86

    Joseph Donald Sullivan, 86, of Williamstown, died Friday, June 1, 2012.  
    Survivors include his wife, Ruth Eileen Redman; sons, Dennis Ray Sullivan of Williamstown and Pat Sullivan of Burlington; daughters, Barbara Griffith of Jackson and Kathy Walters of Dry Ridge; sisters, Marcella Gausling of Hot Springs, Ark. and Loretta Harrison of Williamstown; 13 grandchildren and 12 great-grandchildren.

    Funeral services were held on June 4 at the St. Williams Catholic Church in Williamstown.  
    Burial was in the Williamstown Cemetery.

  • John Riordan III, 66

    John J. Riordan, III, 66, of Crittenden, died Friday, June 1, 2012 at St. Elizabeth Hospice Center in Edgewood.

    Survivors include his wife, Regina Kulinski Riordan; a son, Tim Riordan of Port St. Lucie, Fla.; daughters, Toni Lynn Sharpe of St. Petersberg, Fla. and  Nicole McGinnes of Tampa, Fla.; a brother, Gill Riordan of Sebring, Fla. and three grandchildren.

  • Melvin Montgomery, 77

    Melvin D. “Bud” Montgomery, 77, of Dry Ridge, died Sunday, May 27, 2012. Bud was born October 27, 1934.

    Survivors include his wife, Brenda Louise Bowen Montgomery; sons,  David Montgomery of Norwood, Ohio and Stephen M. Montgomery of Anderson Township, Ohio; daughters, Julianne Nerl of Terrace Park, Ohio, Melanie Rothchuh of Norwood, Ohio and Shari Conley of Williamstown; a stepdaughter, Roxanne Spears of Summerville, S.C.; a sister, Phyllis Jackson of Mt. Olivet; 18 grandchildren and 11 great grandchildren.  

  • Homer Brown, 92

    Homer Brown, 92, of Corinth, died Sunday, May 27, 2012, at the Grant Manor Nursing Home.

    He was a retired farmer and WW II Army Air Corps veteran. He was a member and former elder at Corinth Christian Church. He was preceded in death by a son, Carl Brown in 1968.

    Survivors include his wife, Thelma Campbell Brown; daughters, Joyce Reynolds and  Sharon Brown, both of Corinth, Faye Leach of Georgetown and Sheila Whaley of Williamstown. He has seven grandchildren and three great grandchildren.

  • Jeffery Stephens, 51

    Jeffery Bruce Stephens, 51, of Warsaw, died Wednesday, May 23, 2012, at his brother’s home in West Chester, Ohio.

    Survivors include his parents, Doyal R. Stephens of Warsaw and Mary Florence Lee Stephens of Glencoe; his wife, Stephanie Stephens of Dry Ridge; a brother, Tim Stephens of West Chester, Ohio; sisters, Veronica Bishop of Latonia, Connie Pyke of Union, Theresa Wallen of Columbia, Angie Reynolds and Kimberly Nobles, both of Glencoe and a grandson.

  • Velma Cummins, 87

    Velma Blanche Fortner Cummins, 87, of Dry Ridge, died Tuesday, May 22, 2012, at the St. Elizabeth Hospital in Grant County.

    Survivors include her husband, Kenneth E. Cummins, Sr.; daughters, Joyce Haubner of Dry Ridge, Janet Cummins Lee and Lisa Cummins, both of Cincinnati, Ohio; a son, Kenneth E. Cummins, Jr. of Dry Ridge; brothers, George Fortner of Southern Pines, N.C. and John Henry Fortner of Mt. Carmel, Ohio; sisters, Wanda Carr of Latonia and Garnett Hall of Louisiana; 10 grandchildren, 13 great grandchildren and five great great grandchildren.

  • Mary Rust, 80

    Mary Alice Connelly Rust, 80, of Walton, died Sunday, May 20, 2012, at her residence.
    Survivors include her daughters, Belenda Poteet of Dry Ridge, Valleria Rich of Cincinnati, Ohio and Kim Kidwell of Walton; brothers, Arthur Connelly of Crittenden and Frank Connelly of Kenton County; sisters, Lydia Mae Mullins of Florence, Janet Durr of Crittenden and Renie Roland of Florence; seven grandchildren, eight great-grandchildren and one great-great-grandchild.
    Funeral services were held on May 26 at the Chambers and Grubbs Funeral Home in Walton.