Archive for May, 2017

Helen Rodgers, 91, of Liberty

May 30, 2017 |

Helen Rodgers, age 91, of Liberty, died Monday, May 29, 2017 in Lexington. Born in Cincinnati, Ohio on April 29, 1926, she was the daughter of the late Charles and Birdie Wheeler Wesley.  Helen retired from the sewing factory with 31 years of service.  She was of the Baptist faith and enjoyed working in her […]

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Richard Neal Weddle, 61, of Liberty

May 29, 2017 |

Richard Neal Weddle, age 61, of Liberty, died Saturday, May 27, 2017 in Somerset. Born on May 23, 1956, in Danville, Kentucky, he was a son of Hazel Weddle and the late Edwin Eugene Weddle. Richard owned and operated Liberty Tire and Muffler for nearly twenty years. He was also a farmer. Richard enjoyed hunting, fishing, […]

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Casey County Grand Jury Has Another Busy Session; Over a Dozen Persons Indicted

May 26, 2017 |

The Casey County Grand Jury had a busy session earlier this week returning indictments against more than a dozen persons. Once again, drug trafficking and possession charges were prevalent in the numerous cases that came before the Grand Jury. According to records in Circuit Clerk Craig Overstreet’s office, the following persons are now formally accused […]

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Mildred Tarter, 80, of Liberty

May 23, 2017 |

Mildred Tarter, age 80, of Liberty, died Monday, May 22, 2017. Born on June 3, 1936, in Casey County, Kentucky, she was the daughter of the late Mitchell and Mary Copley Tarter. Mildred loved all her animals, especially her cats. She was a homemaker. She is survived by a sister, Lora Tarter of Liberty; and a […]

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Meth Trafficking, Possession Charges Prevalent During Grand Jury Session

May 21, 2017 |

Six of eight cases before the Casey County Grand Jury during its most recent session involved Methamphetamine. According to records in Circuit Clerk Craig Overstreet’s office, the grand jury returned indictments against the following persons: Ronna L. Carmicle, 43, of Liberty – Promoting Contraband 1st Degree, Tampering with Physical Evidence, Possession of a Controlled Substance […]

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Lorene Terry Sims, 87, formerly of Casey County

May 21, 2017 |

Lorene Terry Sims, age 87, of Largo, FL, formerly of Casey County, died Thursday, May 18, 2017, in Largo, FL. Born July 19, 1929, in Casey Co., KY, she was a daughter of the late Marion Albert Terry and Clara Bell Terry. Mrs. Sims was a former seamstress. She enjoyed collecting dolls and shoes. She was […]

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Josie Lynn Noel, 17, of Liberty

May 19, 2017 |

Josie Lynn Noel, age 17, of Liberty, died Wednesday, May 17, 2017 at her home. Born on January 27, 2000 in Taylor County, Kentucky, she was the daughter of Robert Noel (and girlfriend Sandra Allen) and Debbie and Jacob Morales, all of Liberty. Josie loved the outdoors and listening to music. She also enjoyed reading and […]

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Kenneth “Ken” Cundiff, Jr., 75, of Liberty

May 17, 2017 |

Kenneth “Ken” Carson Cundiff, Jr., age 75, of Liberty, died Sunday, May 14, 2017, at the Jean Waddle Hospice Care Center, in Somerset. Ken was born on December 17, 1941, in Danville, son of the late Kenneth “Carson” Cundiff, Sr. and Ethel Whitehouse Cundiff.  He was a teacher for 25 years, earning his Master’s Degree […]

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Delta Wall, 96, of Waynesburg

May 12, 2017 |

Delta Wall, age 96, of Waynesburg, died Tuesday May 9th, 2017 at the Jean Waddle Care Center. She was born in Mt. Olive, KY on September 13th, 1920 a daughter of the late Kendrick Reid Elliott and Nora Austin Elliott. Delta was a Housewife and a member of Mt. Olive Christian Church. Delta was the […]

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R.C. Weddle, Jr., 88, of Liberty

May 9, 2017 |

R.C. (Rupert Christopher) Weddle, Jr., age 88, of Liberty, died Monday, May 8, 2017 at his home. R.C. was a devoted deacon and member of Walnut Hill Separate Baptist Church his entire life. He served as Sunday School Superintendent for over 60 years. He took great pride in his family and his farm. He enjoyed […]

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