Teddy 'Ted' J. Carruthers, 65, of Finchville, died Tuesday, March 25, 2014 at his residence. He was a civil engineer, using his expertise in the construction field as owner of Tedco Construction. He was very active at the Finchville Baptist Church where he was a deacon and a Fellowship Team Leader. He was involved in the Shelby County Chamber of Commerce where he was a former diplomat and he was a past president of the Kentucky Roadcat RV Club. He was preceded in death by his parents, Paul and Ruth Carruthers, and his daughter, Rebecca Kathryn Carruthers. He is survived by his wife, Jane Howerton Carruthers of Finchville; his son, Chris Carruthers of Finchville; his sister, Pam Strickland (Joe) of Wears Valley, TN; his brother-in-law, Steve Howerton III (Connie) of Stanford. Funeral: 10:30 a.m. Friday at the Shannon Funeral Home with the Rev. Jay Tigner officiating. Visitation: 2-8 p.m. Thursday at the funeral home. Burial: Grove Hill Cemetery. Expressions of sympathy: ÊFinchville Baptist Church Mission Fund.