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Alta J. Bye

Alta J. Bye, 72, English, died Sunday, April 10, 2005, at Jewish Hospital in Louisville.
A native of Crawford County, born June 8, 1932, she was the daughter of the late Alva and Mildred Satterfield Sturgeon.
Besides her parents, she was preceded in death by a daughter, Kathy Bye, and a son, Denny Bye.
Survivors include a companion, Walter (Mickey) Travis; three sons, Danny Bye of English, Bennie Bye of Paoli and David Bye of Corydon; six daughters, Joyce Boone of Milltown, Brenda Ranta of Marengo, Sherry Pickerell of Memphis, and Linda Condra, Mary Knieriem and Sheryl Cunningham, all of Paoli; three brothers, Knofel Sturgeon of Willis, Texas, Denzil Sturgeon of Arkansas and Merrill Sturgeon of Kentucky; 23 grandchildren, and 10 great-grandchildren.
Visitation: Wednesday, April 13, after 9 a.m. (fast time) at Dillman-Green Funeral Home in Marengo.
Funeral: Wednesday, April 13, at 1 p.m. at the funeral home with burial in Mount Sterling Cemetery near English.
Officiant: The Rev. Joyce Beasley.
Organist: Becky Walts.
Pallbearers: Rob Knieriem, Douglas Boone, Bob Cunningham, and Danny, Bennie and David Bye.