Obituaries 8-24-17


Janet Bowling

Janet Marie Bowling, age 65, a resident of Warsaw Kentucky, passed away Saturday, August 19th, at the Carroll County Memorial Hospital.

Janet was born on March 14th, 1952, the daughter of the late Weldon and Lillian De St. Jean Stanford.

Janet was a Veteran, having served in the United States Air Force.

She is survived by three daughters: Tanya Apel of Littleton Colorado; Errin Hamblin of Aurora Indiana; and Kristina Briceno of Rising Sun; and by one son: John Schilling of Rochester Minnesota. Her close friend, Glinda Lutes, of Warsaw, Kentucky, also survives.

A memorial service will be held Saturday, August 26th, at the Warsaw Baptist Church in Warsaw, Kentucky, beginning at 3 p.m. There will be a time of fellowship from 2-3 p.m. Pastor Pat Butcher will be officiating. Garnett-New-McDonald Funeral Home in Warsaw, Kentucky, is assisting the family at this difficult time. Please check the funeral home website before Friday as the day and time of the service may be changed to Saturday, August 26th. The web address is

William Adams

William Samuel “Sam” Adams, 88, of Carrollton, Kentucky, died on Sunday, August 13th, 2017 at the Signature Healthcare of Carrollton.

He was born September 26th, 1928 in Carrollton, Carroll County, Kentucky, the son of the late William Edward Adams and Gertrude Ann Clifton Adams. He was a retired Carpenter and Painter with the former Dayton Walther Company in Carrollton. He was a member of The Pentecostals of Carrollton.

He is survived by his wife, Dora Mae Fitzgerald Adams of Carrollton; two sons: Tim Adams of Sanders, Kentucky, and Michael Adams of Butler, Kentucky; three step-daughters: Marsha Harry of Lexington, Kentucky; Bonnie Myers of Edinburgh, Indiana; and Jo Ann McGriffin of Waipio, Hawaii; two grandchildren, nine step-grandchildren and 20 step great-grandchildren.

He was preceded in death by his parents; five brothers: Virgil, Charlie, Buford, Winford and Enlow Adams, two sisters: Beatrice Jackson and Virgie Sanders; and one step-grandson, Danny Johnson.

  Burial will take place in the Vevay Cemetery in Vevay. Arrangements are entrusted with the Tandy-Eckler-Riley Funeral Home

Nathan Garrett

Nathan Garrett, age 58, of Vevay, died on Saturday, August 19th, 2017, upon arrival at the University of Cincinnati Hospital in Cincinnati, Ohio from injuries sustained from a motorcycle accident in Switzerland County.

Nathan entered this life on July 13th, 1959 on Spring Branch near Vevay. He was the loving son of the late William H. and Mary Harlow Garrett. He was raised in Switzerland and Jefferson counties.

Nathan was a 1977 graduate of Madison Consolidated High School.

He was raised and baptized in the Spring Branch Baptist Church. Nathan worked for King’s Daughters’ Hospital as Head of Maintenance for 15 years. He was currently working for the Indiana Kentucky Electric Company as a machinist for the past 25 years. Nathan also held membership in the Masonic Lodge.

He loved the outdoors, riding his Harley Davidson, Jet Ski, 4-Wheeling, watching the deer, mowing, boating, hiking and being with his family. Nathan always had a smile on his face and never met a stranger.

He was a loving dad, grandpa and brother.

Nathan will be missed by his loving son, Chris Garrett and his wife, Koleen of Hockley, Texas; his adoring grandchildren: Case and Madison; his loving sisters: Judy Garrett Purkey and her husband, Rodney of Harrisonville, Missouri and Peggy Garrett Lutz of Hanover, Indiana; his loving brother, Alan Garrett and his wife, Debbie of Madison; his half brother, Billy Garrett of Shelbyville, Indiana; his half sisters, Nancy Harmon and Sue Beverly both of Milton, Kentucky; several nieces, nephews, cousins and other relatives.

Nathan was preceded in death by his father, William “Bill” Garrett, who died 1983; his mother, Mary Harlow Garrett, who died in 1985; his brothers: Paul Bartlett Garrett, who died October 16th, 2015, and Kenneth W. Garrett Sr., who died July 3rd, 1988 by his sister, Evelyn Stewart; and his half brother, Julian Garrett.

Celebration of Life Services will be conducted on Thursday, August 24th, 2017, at 6 p.m., by Brother Aaron Adams at the Morgan & Nay Funeral Centre, 325 Demaree Drive Madison. Friends may call Thursday from 3-6 p.m. at the funeral home.

Memorial contributions may be made to the Spring Branch Baptist Church or the Indiana Traumatic Brain Injury Foundation. Cards are available at the funeral home.