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Mitchell Baker, a resident of the Dreyfus area of Madison County all his life, died Thursday, September 10, 2020 at Kenwood Healthcare in Richmond. He was the son of the late Burnom and Gladys Hunter Baker and member of Knob Lick Baptist Church.

Deborah Miller Baker, 58, passed away Sunday, September 6, 2020 at Bluegrass Hospice Care Center in Lexington. She was born November 17, 1961 in Middletown, Ohio to the late Emanuel and Kathern Miller.

Stella Faye Cope, 80, died Friday, September 11, 2020 at the Compassionate Care Center following a brief illness. Ms. Cope was born in Jackson County on June 16, 1940 to the late Jim C. and Elsie See VanWinkle.

Mary Therese Rosella Reilly, 77, of Berea, departed this life on Sept. 9, 2020. She passed peacefully at Bluegrass Hospice after a nearly year-long battle with cancer. She was born to the late Herman and Henrietta Hoying on March 25, 1943 on their farm in Carthagena, Ohio.

Brian Keith Renner, 51, Richmond, passed away unexpectedly on Tuesday, Sept. 1, 2020 at Baptist Health, Richmond.. He will be buried in Berea Cemetery. Lakes Funeral Home in charge of arragements.

Sarah B. Munn, age 90, Richmond, passed away on Monday, August 31, 2020 at Baptist Health Hospital in Richmond.

Steven Dale Burch, 62, Richmond, died Monday, Aug. 17, 2020, at his residence in RichmondBurch was formerly employed by Richmond Auto Parts Technology in Richmond, Terminix in Nicholasville and lived in Tallahassee, FL where he was formerly employed by Terminix, Tri Eagle Sales and othersArr…

Irene Gadd Smith, 91 of Berea, passed away Thursday, September 3, 2020 at the Terrace Nursing Home where she had been a resident.Funeral services were Saturday, September 5, 2020 at Lakes Funeral Home. Rev. Kenny Davis and Rev. Larry David Freeman officiated and Burial followed in the Madiso…

Al Messina Jr. age 93 of Berea, passed away Sept. 5, 2020 at the Compassionate Care Center in Richmond, KY. Al was a Veteran of the US Navy serving in the Pacific Theater during WWII.Funeral Services were Wednesday Sept. 9, 2020 at Lakes Funeral Home. Matt Messina officiated and pallbearers …

Harold Edward “Birdseed” Conn, 76, passed away Friday September 4, 2020 at Baptist Health in Richmond, KY. Mr. Conn was born July 30, 1944 in Garrard County to the late Walter Lee and Bertha Scoggins Conn. Funeral services were Tuesday Sept. 8, 2020 at Cartersville Holiness Church. Bro. Bruc…