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Manford W. Ekart

Manford William Ekart, 73, Sellersburg, died Monday, Aug. 12, at his home.
A native of Harrison County, born April 21, 1929, he was the son of the late Vallee Duggins and Ida May Miller Ekart.
He was a self-employed carpenter and bricklayer.
He was preceded in death by his wife, Mary Elizabeth Ekart, and a sister, Thelda Hisey.
Survivors include a son, Gary Ekart of Knox; a daughter, Judy Archibald of Leavenworth; two brothers, Denzil and Burrell Ekart, both of Laconia; a sister, Thelma Durbin of Hardinsburg, Ky.; and two grandchildren.
Visitation: Wednesday, Aug. 14, from 2 to 9 p.m. and after 9 a.m. Thursday, Aug. 15, at Grayson Funeral Home in Charlestown.
Funeral: Thursday, Aug. 15, at 2 p.m. at the funeral home with burial in Charlestown Cemetery.
Officiant: The Rev. Carrol H. Medley.