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Obituaries

  • Margaret Surface, 84

    Margaret Surface, 84, of Smyrna, Ga., died Sunday, Oct. 25, 2009.

    A long-time resident of Smyrna, she worked for Rich’s Department Store. She also worked at Oxford Academy.

    She was a member of Smyrna First United Methodist Church.

    She was preceded in death by her husband, Robert H. Surface and a son, Bobby Joe Surface.

  • Stewart Zimmerman, 72

    Stewart D. Zimmerman, 72, of Dry Ridge, died Friday, Oct. 30, 2009, at St. Elizabeth Medical Center in Williamstown.

    Zimmerman was a maintenance worker for Holiday Inn in Corbin.

    He was preceded in death by his parents, Timothy Dale Zimmerman and Helen Stewart Zimmerman; and wife, Peggy Jo Gambrel Zimmerman in July 2009.

  • Gary Skinner, 52

    Gary Wayne Skinner, 52, of Berry, died Wednesday, Oct. 28, 2009, at University Medical Center in Cincinnati.

    Skinner was a laborer for R.C. Durr Contracting Company and a member of Steel Workers Union in Cincinnati.

    He was preceded in death by his mother, Betty Rider Skinner.

  • Tracy Loveless, 39

    Tracy Diane Hale Loveless, 39, of Dry Ridge, died Friday, Oct. 30, 2009, at her residence.

    Loveless was a homemaker and a member of Grace Baptist Church in Dry Ridge.

    Survivors include her husband, Kevin Loveless of Dry Ridge; sons, Jordan Hale and Matthew Hale, both of Crittenden; stepdaughter, Rachel Loveless of Covington; stepson, James Loveless of Dry Ridge; parents, David and Carolyn Hale of Crittenden; sister, Ann Stidham of Williamstown; and brother, Timothy Hale of Crittenden.

    Funeral services were held Nov. 4 at Grace Baptist Church.

  • Mary Sue Blackburn, 100

    Mary Sue Blackburn, 100, of Williamstown, died Wednesday, Oct. 28, 2009, at her home.

    She was a homemaker and member of Vine Run Baptist Church where she sang in the choir.

    She was preceded in death by her husband of 61 years, Kell Blackburn, who died July 15, 1988.

    Survivors include a daughter, Fayewood Taylor of Dry Ridge; four grandchildren; six great grandchildren and two great great grandchildren.

    Funeral services were held Oct. 31 at Elliston-Stanley Funeral Home in Williamstown.

    Burial was in the New Vine Run Cemetery.

  • Charles Thomas, 79

    Charles R. Thomas, 79, of Wilmore, Ky., formerly of Williamstown, died Thursday, Oct. 29, 2009, at the Thomson-Hood Veterans Center in Wilmore.

    He was a Navy veteran having served in the Korean conflict and in Vietnam. He was a retired assembler at Litning Products in Florence and a member of Mount Pisgah United Methodist Church.

    A sister, Betty Johnson, preceded him in death.

    Survivors include a brother, Albert Thomas of Williamstown, and a sister, Katherine Harris of Jonesville.

  • Amos Haley, 70

    Amos E. Haley, 70, of Mount Zion, died Tuesday, Oct. 27, 2009, at University Hospital in Cincinnati.

    Haley was a fabricator for Joseph Honhorst Company in Cincinnati and a farmer. He attended Mount Zion Baptist Church and was a member of New Banklick Baptist Church. He was also a member of Bradford Masonic Lodge No 123, Boilermakers Local No 106 and an Army veteran.

  • Betty Halberstadt, 85

    Betty Strotman Halberstadt, 85, of Corinth, formerly of Taylor Mill, died Wednesday, Oct. 28, 2009, at St. Elizabeth Hospital in Edgewood.

    She was a homemaker.

    She was preceded in death by a grandson, Michael Gilbert Cleek.

    Survivors include her husband, Gilbert L. Halberstadt, of Corinth; son, Gary L. Halberstadt of Independence; daughter, Linda G. Cleek of Independence; five grandchildren and five great grandchildren.

    Funeral services were held on Oct. 31 at Elliston-Stanley Funeral Home in Williamstown.

  • Mary Miller, 74

    Mary Katherine Napier Miller, 74, of Sparta, died Tuesday, Oct. 27, 2009, at St. Elizabeth Healthcare of Florence.

    She was a homemaker and member of the Lighthouse Baptist Church in Owen County.

    She was preceded in death by her husband, Chuck Miller; a daughter, Valerie Hearn; and a son, Greg Bickers.

  • William Fiulks, 83

    William F. Fulks, 83, of Corinth, died Monday, Oct. 19, 2009, at his home.

    He was a retired custodian for the Mason-Corinth Elementary School and a former welder for Aronaco Co. in Middletown, Ohio. He was a World War II Army Air Corps veteran and a member of New Columbus Baptist Church.

    He was preceded in death by two daughters, Vivian (Spooky) Fulks and Bonnie Shepherd.