• Ruth Lieske, 91

    Ruth Lieske, 91, of Corinth, formerly of Milford, Ohio, died Monday, June 25, 2012, at her residence.
    She was preceded in death by her husband of 60 years, Howard Lieske.
    Survivors include her sons, Charles (Judy) Lieske, Ronald (Rita) Leiske, David (Linda) Lieske, Allen (Lynn) Lieske and Dennis (Linda) Lieske; daughters, Mary (Brent) Lieske Royse and Wynita Midge (Bill) Lieske Helton; 24 grandchildren and 35 great grand children.
    Funeral services were held on June 29 at the Evans Funeral Home in Milford, Ohio.

  • Roy Burford, 87

    Roy Lee Burford, 87, of Owenton, died Friday, June 22, 2012, at the Owenton Manor.
    Survivors include his sons, James Kenny Burford of Williamstown and Danny Burford, both of Owenton; a daughter, Linda Acree of Owenton; a brother, Marvin Burford of Owenton; three grandchildren and five great great grandchildren.
    Funeral services were held June 25 at the McDonald and New Funeral Home in Owenton.
    Burial was in the Owenton Cemetery.

  • Oma Slone, 79

    Oma Mullins Slone, 79, of Crittenden, died Saturday, June 23, 2012 at her residence .   
    Survivors include her sons, Paul and Ray Slone, both of Crittenden; daughters, Patricia Diane Rodriguez of Conyers, Ga, and L. Christine Lockaby of Crittenden; brothers, Donald Gene Mullins of California and Thomas Charles Mullins of Michigan.; sisters, Yvonne Wyatt of Michigan, Pearl Owens, Pam Peters and Debbie Mullins, all of California; eight grandchildren, 15 great grandchildren, and a great great granddaughter.

  • Joyce Whitney, 79

    Joyce Ann Covey Whitney, 79, of Florence, died Sunday, June 24, 2012 at the Highland Spring of Ft. Thomas Nursing Home.
    Survivors include her sons, Robert “Bobby” Tomlin of Frankfort, and Greg Tomlin  of Verona; daughters, Darlene Collett of Erlanger and Linda Greenwell of Crittenden;  sisters, Geneva Whaley of Cincinnati, Ohio and Brenda Roland of Florida; six grandchildren and seven great grandchildren.
    Visitation will be from 1 to 4 p.m., Thursday, June 28 at Elliston-Stanley Funeral Home in Williamstown.

  • Melvin Widener, 78

    Melvin Bruce Widener, 78, of Williamstown, died Thursday, June 21, 2012.
    Survivors include his wife, Cledith Barnes Widener; sons, Scott and Keith Widener; a daughter, Rene Pitts; brothers, Ronald Widener, Carson Widener and Ronnie Ray Baker; sisters, Inez Borchers, Delta Lovins and Freida Tackett; nine grandchildren and eight great grandchildren.
    Funeral services were held on June 26 at Stith Funeral Home in Florence.
    Burial was in the Kentucky Veterans Cemetery North in Williamstown.

  • Marcella Lillard, 88

    Marcella Lillard, 88, of Dry Ridge, died Saturday, June 23, 2012 at the Grant Manor Health Care Center in Williamstown.
    Survivors include a daughter, Sandra Taylor of Dry Ridge, five grandchildren and nine great grandchildren.
    Visitation was held on June 27 with funeral services being held at 10 a.m. on June 28 at  the Mt. Zion Baptist Church in Dry Ridge.
    Burial will be in the Hill Crest Cemetery.

  • Carol Smith, 59

    Carol Sue Smith, 59, of Corinth, died Tuesday, June 19, 2012 at her residence.
    Survivors include her husband, Robert M. “Mike” Smith of Corinth; sons, David Michael Smith of Prestonsburg, Scott Anthony Smith of Williamstown and Todd Allen Smith of Crittenden; her mother, Claudine Streeter Phillips of Williamstown; a brother, Dewey Wayne Phillips of Sherman and 12 grandchildren.
    Funeral services were held on June 22 at the Elliston-Stanley Funeral Home in Williamstown.
    Burial was in the Williamstown Cemetery.

  • Tommy Mallory, 58

    Tommy Mallory, 58, of Corinth, died Friday, June 15, 2012,  at his residence.
    He was a driver for Silgas, a farmer and member of the Corinth Community Worship Center. He was a former member of the Northern Kentucky Goat Producers and a member of the International Boar Goat Association. He was also an avid fast pitch softball player.
    He was preceded in death by his parents, Bradford and Frances Rogers Mallory and by a brother, Todd Mallory.

  • Sarah Schoenman, 30

    Sarah  Jonelle Schoenman, 30, of Williamstown, died Tuesday, June 12, 2012, of injuries received in an automobile accident in Walton.

    Survivors include her son, Camden Reed Courtney of Williamstown; her parents, Fred and Sharon Schoenman of Williamstown and Gail Ruark and Russell “Doc” Bowen of Crittenden; sisters: Heather Martinez of Monroe, Ohio, Tia Levering of Bedford, Ind, and Rena Ping of Union.

    She was preceded in death by a sister, Brandy Conrad.

  • Mary Lonkard, 58

    Mary Ellen Lonkard, 58, of Williamstown, died Friday, June 15, 2012, at St. Elizabeth Hospice in Edgewood.

    She was a beautician for Hair Line Salon in Williamstown and a member of Mt. Olivet Christian Church.

    She was preceded in death by her parents, Cecil and Dorothy Brewer Barnes; a brother, Lenuel Barnes and by sisters, Kathleen Moak, Carol McCreary and Sue Ellis.