Wednesday, January 17, 2018


Obituary for Anna Rhea Settles, wife of deceased parishioner Bud Settles, and mother of SFX parishioners Norma Mattingly, Savannah Farley and Mallory Mattingly

Anna Rhea Settles, 91 ,of Mt. Washington passed away January 15, 2018. She was a native of Bardstown, KY. She was the former editor of the old Mt. Washington Star and the old Senior Life Magazine of Bullitt County, a retired employee of the old Publishers Printing Company. She was a member of the Hebron Presbyterian Church and a former member of the 1st Presbyterian Church in Bardstown.

She was preceded in death by her loving husband, John Norman “Bud” Settles; grandsons, Andrew and Justin Settles. She is survived by her daughters, Cathy Strange (Jeff) and Norma Mattingly (Dwayne); son, Randolph Settles (Tammy); grandchildren, Joshua Pike (Alaina), Christopher Pike (Kaitlin Chmiel), John Settles, Savannah Farley (Jay) and Mallory Mattingly (Wade Prater). Her funeral will be 1:00pm Thursday at Schmid Funeral Home in Mt. Washington with private burial in Big Springs Cemetery in Bloomfield. Visitation will be from 11:00am-1:00pm Thursday prior to the service. Expressions of sympathy may be made to the Mt. Washington Community Ministries or the American Cancer Society.