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Grethel Louise Stanley Scott

1960 -- 2016

Grethel Louise Stanley Scott,  56, of Louisa, Kentucky passed away  Sunday, December 4, 2016 at Three Rivers Medical Center in Louisa, Kentucky.

Grethel was born November 7, 1960 in Columbus, Ohio  the daughter of the late Albert Lemuel and Margaret Ward Stanley.  In addition to her parents she was preceded in death by two sisters, Pauline Hickman and JoAnn Stanley.

Survivors include her loving husband, Johnny Scott of Louisa, Ky.; three daughters, Lilly Workman, Eloise Scott, and Jesica Gass all of Louisa, Ky.; one son, John Scott of Louisa, Ky.; 9 grandchildren; one sister, Judy Kay Spaulding of Prichard, WV.; four brothers, James Albert Stanley, Lawrence Stanley, Charley Stanley and Brian Stanley all of Columbus, Ohio.

A Graveside service will be conducted 1:00 pm Friday, December 9, 2016 at the Spears Cemetery, Charlie, Kentucky. Young Funeral Home in charge of arrangements. Online condolences may be left for the family at

Ida May Copley Robertson Jordan 

1973 -- 2016

Ida May Copley Robertson Jordan, 43, of Fort Gay, WV passed away Saturday Dec. 3, 2016 at the Saint Marys Medical Center following a brief illness.

Ida was born June 22, 1973 at Huntington, WV the daughter of the late Roy Lee and Joyce Bowens Copley. In addition to her parents she is preceded in death by her first husband Vernon Lee Robertson who died in 2009.

Survivors include her husband Luther Jordan of Fort Gay; two daughters Brittany Robertson and Sabrina Robertson also of Fort Gay; and a son Vernon Robertson of Fort Gay; a sister Denise Copley of Fort Gay; and two brothers Carl Bowens of Dunlow, WV and Charles Copley of Huntington, WV.

Funeral services will be held on Tuesday Dec. 6th at 1:00 pm at the Wilson Funeral Home with Rev. Ralph Hogston officiating. Burial will follow in the Isaac Cemetery at Louisa, KY. Friends may visit the family on Tuesday from 10:00 am until time of services at 1:00 PM at the Wilson Funeral Home.

Care has been entrusted to Wilson Funeral Home.

James Fitch

1955 -- 2016

James Fitch 61 of Louisa, KY formerly of Crum, WV passed away Nov. 26, 2016 at the Three Rivers Medical Center following a long illness.

James was born Sept. 23, 1955 at Crum, WV the son of the late Jessie and Lottie Brumfield Fitch. He was an artist.

Survivors include his wife Loretta Fields Fitch of Crum, WV; two Danielle Pinson of Somerset, KY and Brandy Carley of Kermit, WV.

A memorial service will be held at a later date.

Care has been entrusted to Wilson Funeral Home.

David Anthony Ball

1945 – 2016

David Anthony Ball, 71 of Ashland passed away Thursday, December 1, 2016 at Our Lady of Bellefonte Hospital.

He was born in Ashland on September 19, 1945 to the late Bruce Arnold and Gertrude Crank-Ball.

He was a laborer and he served his country honorably in the US Army. 

Besides his parents he was preceded in death by three brothers Lester Ball, Bruce Ball and Danny Ball.

David leaves behind a loving family including his wife Brenda Ball of Ashland; one son Daniel Ball and his wife LeAnna of Louisa; one daughter Kristina Ray and her husband Brandon of Milton; six grandchildren Taylor Ball, Evan Ball, Rylee Adkins, Penelope Ray, Parker Ray and Steven Ray; two sisters Joyce Stewart of Ashland and Jennifer Wright of Blaine as well as many friends and extended family all of whom will cherish his memory.

Funeral services will be held at the Young Funeral Home Chapel in Louisa on Monday, December 5, 2016 at 11:00 am with Pastor Jack Savage officiating burial will be at the Kentucky Veterans Cemetery Northeast. 

Visitation for family and friends will be on Sunday, December 4, 2016 from 6-8 pm at Young Funeral Home in Louisa.

Online condolences may be left for the family at


 Betsy Ann Wheeler

1943 -- 2016

Betsy Ann Wheeler, 72, of Louisa, KY passed away Friday, November 25, 2016 at Three Rivers Medical Center.  Mrs. Wheeler was born December 12, 1943 in Baltimore, MD to the late Edgar Ted and Shirley Mae (Burke) Ward.  

She was preceded in death by her husband Paul E. Wheeler and one brother, Charles Ward. She is survived by two daughters: Sheryl (Luther, Jr.) Wellman of Louisa, KY and April (Michael) Dingess of Fort Gay, WV; two brothers: George Ward and Jeff Ward, She also has four grandchildren, Luke Wellman, Eli Combs, JR., Ashley May, and Gauge Dingess; and three great-grandchildren Hunter Salyers, Heath May, and Wyatt May.

Mrs. Wheeler was retired and a member of First Baptist Church of Louisa.  

Funeral Services will be conducted at 2:00pm on Sunday, November 27 at Wilson Funeral Home with Revs. Chuck Price & Lenny Wheeler officiating.  Burial will follow in the Castle Cemetery, Blaine, KY. Friends may visit the family from 11:00am until the time of services. 

Care has been entrusted to Wilson Funeral Home.