Elizabethtown funeral director dies

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 An Elizabethtown funeral director died Nov. 19 while vacationing in Charleston, S.C.

James Larry Steen, 65, was the owner of J. L. Steen Funeral Directors and Best Friend Cremation Services, a Kentucky Colonel and a member of Funeral Directors Association of Kentucky, according to his obituary.

His long-time friend, William R. Rust, a funeral director in Hodgenville, said Steen was active in his community and had assisted numerous other funeral homes in the area.

Steen is survived by his companion, Shelia Gosa of Elizabethtown.

The funeral was Nov. 24 at Elizabethtown Baptist Church.