Mary Ann Herrell, age 53 of Bethlehem, died Friday, May 17, 2013, at Norton Hospital in Louisville. She was born in Shelbyville and worked for the Commonwealth of Kentucky as an assistant director for the Department of Behavioral Health, Developmental and Intellectual Disabilities. She was a member of Elmburg Baptist Church and attended Bethlehem Baptist Church.
She is survived by her husband: Dennis Herrell of Bethlehem; her daughter: Olivia Herrell of Bethlehem; her mother: Dianne Woods Adams of Campbellsburg; her step-father: Scott Adams; four brothers: Kenny Davenport of Shelbyville, Billy Adams of Campbellsburg, Terry Adams of St. Louis, Mo., and Michael Roberts of Eminence; two sisters: Betty Rodgers of La Grange, and Lynn Ann Roberts of Shelbyville; and several nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by her father, Freddie Gene Roberts.
Funeral services were 1 p.m. Monday, May 20, at Sholar Funeral Home of Pleasureville with the Rev. Travis Sheehan, pastor of Bethlehem Baptist Church officiating. Burial was in Eminence Cemetery.
Honorary bearers were Martin Anderson, Doug Bates and Terry Tindle. Pallbearers were Dennis Boyd, Glenn Bryant, Patrick Mooney, Steven Royalty, Bill Tabor and Paul Vanwinkle.
Expressions of sympathy may be made to the Bethlehem Baptist Church Youth Program, in care of Linda Roberts, 2727 Bethlehem Road, Pleasureville, KY 40057. Online condolences may be expressed at sholarfuneralhome.com.