• Stella Maye Coulter, 73

     Stella Maye Coulter, age 73, of Coulter Lane, Willisburg, passed away at 8:38 a.m., Friday, Dec. 28, 2012 at the University of Louisville Hospital.

    A native of Washington County, she was born on May 15, 1939 to the late Revel and Ruby Lewis Coulter.

    She was a member of the Fairview Christian Church, a graduate of Willisburg High School and a former employee of Sol-Tech Insulation Company of Shelbyville.

  • Willa Mae Thompson, 70

     Willa Mae Hood Thompson, age 70, of Brush Grove Road, Willisburg, passed away at 11 a.m., Wednesday, Jan. 2, 2013 at her home.

    A native of Washington County, she was born on April 27, 1942 to the late Rev. Hobert and Ethel Pearl Lewis Hood.

    She was a member of the Willisburg Church of God where she was faithfully involved in the ministry of the church, a retired employee of Fruit of the Loom and was a contract cleaning employee of Whitaker Bank of Lexington.

  • Albert Lewis, 85

     Albert Lewis, 85, of Taylorsville Kentucky, died Friday, Dec. 28, 2012, at Baptist Hospital East in Louisville, Ky.  

    He was born in Washington County. He retired from General Electric Appliance Park, was a member of the Plum Creek Baptist Church, and a Veteran of the United States Army.

  • Dwight J. Wright, 78

    Dwight J. Wright, age 78, of Lincoln Park Road, Springfield, passed away at 10:15 a.m., Monday, July 23, 2012 at his home surrounded by family.

    He was born on July 18, 1934 in Canton, Ill. to the late Donald and Kathryn Cinotto Wright.

  • Charles “C.H.” Carney, 87

    Charles Haldene “C.H.” Carney, age 87, of Hillsboro Lane, Springfield, passed away at 7:50 a.m., Wednesday, July 25, 2012 at the V.A. Medical Center in Lexington.

    A native of Washington County, he was born on Dec. 29, 1924 to the late Purdom and Birdie Peavler Carney.
    He was a member of the Willisburg Baptist Church, a Navy veteran of World War II and a retired farmer.    

  • Jason Erik Payne, 39


    Jason Erik Payne, age 39, died Saturday, July 21, 2012.

  • James B. “J.B.”Chesser, 83


    James B. “J.B.”  Chesser, age 83, of Chaplin Road, Willisburg, passed away at 11:10 a.m., Friday, July 20, 2012 at his home.

  • Virginia Hughes Coulter, 91


    Virginia Hughes Coulter, age 91, of Willisburg, passed away at 11:10 p.m., Thursday, July 19, 2012 at the Spring View Hospital in Lebanon.    

  • Ruby Frances Kidwell, 84


    Ruby Frances Chesser Kidwell, age 84, of Fisherville, formerly of Springfield, passed away at 2:25 p.m., Tuesday, July 17, 2012 at the home of her daughter.
    A native of Washington County, she was born on May 28, 1928 to the late Robert and Laura Hardin Chesser.

  • Mary Brown “Brownie” Clements, 94


    Mary Brown “Brownie” Clements, age 94, formerly of Locust Street in Springfield, died at 2:30 a.m. Wednesday, July 18, 2012 at Loretto Motherhouse Infirmary.