Obituaries Archive

George Simpson, 85

George Raymond “Red” Simpson, 85, of Mt. Orab, died Aug. 6 at the Ohio Veterans Home in Georgetown. Simpson was born July 30, 1929 in Lexington, Ky. He was a 1948 graduate of New Haven High School in Verona, Ky., a United States Air Force Korean War veteran, and owned and operated barber shops in [ Read More ]

Thomas Mantel

Thomas Mantel, of Milford, went on to greater adventures Aug. 1. Mantel grew up in western Pennsylvania where he attended a one room schoolhouse. During school he worked 40-50 hours per week part time at a service station for the sum of $10 per week. After high school he drove a truck for three years [ Read More ]

Art Butler, 60

Art “Bubbin” Butler, 60, of Williamsburg, died Aug. 4. He loved dirt track racing. Butler is survived by his children Leah (Eddie) Sisney, Joseph (Tracey Prewitt) Butler, Shawn (Denise) Butler, Jason (Marcia) Butler and AJ (Stacey O’Moore) Butler, six grandchildren, four sisters, and three brothers. He was preceded in death by his wife Jennifer, parents [ Read More ]

Eileen Halcomb, 90

Eileen Halcomb, 90, of Georgetown died Aug. 5. Halcomb’s family and friends will always remember her for her compassion, and for a generosity unaccompanied by an expectation of anything in return. She loved her work, she loved God and her life on earth, and anyone who knew her was inspired by the fighting spirit that [ Read More ]

Juanita Riley, 71

Juanita “June” Riley, 71, of Felicity, died Aug. 3. Riley is survived by her son Paul Riley, sister Suedella (Ray) Hicks, six grandchildren, several nieces and nephews and close friends Martha and Marilyn. She was preceded in death by her husband Howard Riley and daughter Lillian Sue. Visitation noon until 1 p.m. services Aug. 7 [ Read More ]

Shawn Simpson, 23

Shawn O. Simpson Jr., of Batavia, died Aug. 2. Simpson is survived by his parents Shawn Simpson Sr., and Rochelle Simpson, sister Tiffany Simpson, and nephews Gage and Gannon France. He was preceded in death by his sister Emily Simpson. Visitation noon until 2 p.m. services Aug. 8 at Moscow Church of Christ. Interment at [ Read More ]

Jeffrey Greenwood, 47

Jeffrey Lynn Greenwood, 47, of Union Township, died July 27 in Cincinnati. Greenwood was in the construction industry. He is survived by his wife Tina Kelly-Greenwood, children Cassidy Jo and Eric Jeffrey Greenwood, mother Lois Johnson Carpenter and step-father Bob Carpenter. Services 8 p.m. Aug. 7 at Evans Funeral Home.

Andrea Stevens, 25

Andrea Nicole Stevens, 25, of Neville, died Aug. 3. Stevens is survived by her daughter Delilah Marie Grace Stevens, mother Tina Stevens, siblings Kurtis, Wesley and David Stevens, grandparents Elaine (Sonny) Workman and Bill Wibbels, aunts and uncles Melba (Jay) Staton, Jack Branam and Chris Riley and numerous family members and friends. Visitation 9 a.m. [ Read More ]

Clarence Cook, 92

Clarence Cook, 92, of Georgetown and Bethel, died July 12. Cook is survived by his wife Faye, children E.J. (Debbie) Cook, Rene Love, Bobby (Sheila) Cook, Fred Cook, Garry (Denise) Cook, and Debbie (Mike) Harrison, 28 grandchildren, 48 great-grandchildren, two great-great-grandchildren and four brothers and one sister. He was preceded in death by six brothers [ Read More ]

Mary Jane Brown, 86

Mary Jane Brown, 86, of Milford, died Aug. 3. Brown is survived by her son James (Denise) Brown, Kenneth (Melissa) Brown, Karen (Brian) Robinson and Christine (Kenneth) Gaskins, 12 grandchildren, six great-grandchildren, siblings Joseph Ventura and Josephine McDermott and several nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by her husband Ralph Brown. Visitation 10 [ Read More ]

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