Martha Lou Anderson (DOB: 2/27/59; DOD 7/3/11)
Martha Anderson MURRAY — Martha Lou “Marty” Anderson, 52, of Murray died Sunday at Murray-Calloway County Hospital. Mrs. Anderson was a housewife. She was of the Methodist faith. She is survived by her sons, Nick Anderson of Murray, Samuel Roy Anderson of Owensboro, Woodrow Robert Anderson of Illinois, and Howard Scott Anderson of Florida; three brothers, Gerald Collins of Minnesota, Charles Collins of Mayfield and Wilson Collins of Fairdealing; three sisters; LaVanda Sue Raso of Waco, Texas, Phyllis Perkins of Dexter and Esther McMahon of Murray; and two grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her parents, Woodrow Wilson and Vera LaVanda Collins; and two brothers. A memorial service will be from 1-4 p.m. Sunday at Central Park in Murray. Imes-Miller Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.
Otha Daniel Cooper (DOB: 3/10/34; DOD 7/31/11)
MURRAY – Otha “Dan” Cooper, 77, of Murray died Sunday at Green Acres Nursing Home in Mayfield. He was of the Baptist faith. He is survived by his wife, Linda Cooper; four sons, Barry Cooper of Murray, Michael Cooper of Illinois, Joe Cooper of Benton and Gary Cooper of Paris, Tenn.; one daughter, Dana Cooper of Florida; one brother, Joe Jackson of Paris; two sisters, Lorene Rogers of Paris and Ruby Farmer; and six grandchildren. He was preceded in death by his mother, Blanch Cooper Stockdale; and several brothers and sisters. Services will be at 1 p.m. Tuesday at Imes-Miller Funeral Home with Johnny Arnold officiating. Burial will be in Sinking Springs Cemetery. Friends may call after 10 a.m. Tuesday at the funeral home.
Funeral service for Brandie Rose Gonczy, age 29, of Weirsdale, who died October 15, 2011, at her residence, will be 2:00 p.m., Thursday, October 20, 2011 at Settle-Wilder’s New Smyrna Beach Chapel with Pastor Daniel Cox, Indian River Baptist Church, Edgewater, officiating. Burial will follow at Sea Pines Memorial Gardens, Edgewater. Calling hours will be 12:00 p.m. until service time. Born in Eustis, Brandie graduated from Eustis High School, and worked as a Certified Nurse Assistant in the home healthcare industry. As a caregiver, she lived in Edgewater and helped to take care of her grandfather, William, before his death. A wonderful and devoted mother, Brandie also enjoyed spending time with her cousins and she loved to fish. Survivors include her daughter, Triana Rose Gonczy; mother, Beatrice Mae Shawhan of Weirsdale; grandmother, Beatrice Rose Shawhan of Edgewater; her aunt, Debby Shawhan of Pearland, Texas; 2 uncles, Bill Shawhan and his wife, Maria of London, Ontario, Canada and Don Shawhan and his wife, Nancy of West Milford, West Virginia; and several cousins. She was preceded in death by her grandfather and her Aunt Vicki. Memorial donations may be made in Brandie’s memory to Halifax Health Hospice of Volusia/Flagler, Edgewater Care Center, 4140 S. Ridgewood Ave., Edgewater, FL 32141. Condolences may be made online at http://www.settlewilderfuneralhome.com.