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Donnie Ray Burnham

Donald “Donnie” Ray Burnham, of Boone Avenue, passed away Friday, January 22, 2010. He was a 49 year old native of Del Rio, Texas, the son of Betty Patrick Burnham of Mt. Sterling, and the late Donald Eugene Burnham, former employee for Langley Candle Factory and loved the Cincinnati Bengals. In addition to his mother, he is survived by a son, Donald Ray Burnham Jr., a brother, Jerry Wayne Burnham, a sister, Twila Diana Gonzalez, and special friend, Carolyn Jones, all of Mt. Sterling. His funeral will be 1:00 Tuesday at Herald & Stewart Home for Funerals with burial in Machpelah Cemetery. Visitation is 11-1:00 Tuesday.Sign/View Guestbook

Jesse B. Humphrey

Jesse B. Humphrey, of Summer Street, passed away Saturday, January 23, 2010. He was an 85 year old native of Lancaster, KY, the son of the late Clarence and Alma Murphy Humphrey, an Army veteran of WWII, retired employee from Montgomery County Vocational School after 21 years, and a member of the Church of God and Kentucky Colonels. He is survived by a son, August Humphrey of Mt. Sterling, 2 daughters, Donna Young of Irving and Carleen (Billy) Shields of Bath County, 4 grandchildren, Jeremy and Tyler Shields and Heather and Nikki Young, a sister, Virginia Mudd of Coolidge, Arizona and a brother, Gordon Humphrey of Oklahoma. His funeral will be 1:00 Wednesday at Herald & Stewart Home for Funerals with burial in Machpelah Cemetery. Visitation is 5-9:00 Tuesday.Sign/View Guestbook

Aldean Moore Grooms

Aldean Moore Grooms, wife of John H. Grooms of Jeffersonville, passed away Thursday, January 21, 2010. She was a 76 year old native of Montgomery County, the daughter of the late Henry and Doxie Conway Moore, a housewife and mommy and a member of the Pentescostal Church. In addition to her husband, she is survived by a daughter, Karen Grooms of Jeffersonville, a son, Kevin (Janie) Grooms of Mt. Sterling, 3 grandchildren, Tony Sorrell, Queena Anderson and Heather Gillispie, 6 great-grandchildren, Amber, Kristin and Bethany Anderson, Jordan Crump, Megan and Katlyn Sorrell, 2 sisters, Roberta Wireman of Clark County and Aneda Welch of Jeffersonville, and 3 brothers, A.J., Eugene and Winfred Moore, all of Jeffersonville. Her funeral will be 1:00 Monday at Herald & Stewart Home for Funerals with burial in Machpelah Cemetery. Visitation is 5-9:00 Sunday.Sign/View Guestbook

Elizabeth Martin Strange

Elizabeth Martin Strange, widow of John William Strange, of Hwy. 213, Jeffersonville, passed away Sunday, January 17, 2010. She was a 93 year old native of Montgomery County, the daughter of the late Elijah and Arminta Neal Martin, former employee for Clay’s Tobacco Warehouse and a member of Spruce First Church of God. She is survived by a daughter, Brenda (John) Herald of Jeffersonville, 4 sons, Alfred, Donnie and Kenneth (Mary) Strange, all of Ft. Thomas, and Bill (Vicki) Strange of Jeffersonville, 16 grandchildren, 29 great-grandchildren, and numerous great-great-grandchildren. She was preceeded in death by a granddaughter, Brandy Joe Strange, 3 sisters and 2 brothers. Her funeral will be 2:00 Wednesday at Spruce First Church of God with burial in Spruce Cemetery. Visitation is 6-9:00 Tuesday at Herald & Stewart Home for Funerals.Sign/View Guestbook

Hazel Ruth Calvert Welch

Hazel Ruth Calvert Welch, widow of Roy Stevenson Welch, passed away Saturday, January 2, 2010. She was an 88 year old native of Montgomery County, a housewife and a member of the Church of God. She is survived by 3 sons, Phillip (Barbara) Welch and Wayne Welch, both of Mt. Sterling, and Melburn Welch of Hollywood, Florida, 8 grandchildren, 9 great-grandchildren, 2 sisters, Pauline Ginter of Springboro, Ohio and Anna Mary (Tommy) Gilvin of Mt. Sterling, 3 brothers, Oliver (Norma Jean) Calvert of Bowden, Georgia, Bill (Jean) Calvert of Winchester and Tom (Betty) Calvert of Mt. Sterling, and several nieces and nephews. Her funeral will be 1:00 Tuesday at Herald & Stewart Home for Funerals with burial in Machpelah Cemetery. Visitation is 5-9:00 Monday.Sign/View Guestbook