NELSON CO., Ky. (WHAS11) -- Nelson County District Judge Robert W. "Bob" Heaton has died.
According to the Kentucky Standard, Heaton was at mass at St. Joseph Church with his wife Monday morning when he collapsed. Heaton was transported to Flaget Memorial Hospital where he was pronounced dead of an apparent heart attack.
The 65-year-old judge is survived by his wife and two children. Barlow Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.