July 18, 2013
Alta M. Madden, 87, formerly of Hazard, passed away on Wednesday, July 17 at Franciscan Health Care in Louisville.
She was the daughter of the late Robert Bowling and the late Sallie Barger, and was also preceded in death by her husbands, Chester Ritchie and Lee Madden, and her daughter, Barbara Young.
She is survived by daughters Wanda Couch of Louisville, and Linda Manning and husband Jim of Lexington; son Robert Madden and wife Danni of Nashville; sister Allie Stacy of Hazard; along with nine grandchildren, 13 great-grandchildren, and six great-great-grandchildren.
Arrangements are being handled by Maggard Brothers Funeral Home of Hazard, where the family will receive friends from noon to 2 p.m. on Sunday, July 21. Funeral services will follow with Rev. Lyndon Barger officiating. Interment will be at Riverside Cemetery in Hazard.