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Obituaries from December 2003

Ruby Ione D. Starkey (12/31/03)
Ruby Ione D. Starkey, 95, of Linton, formerly of Bloomfield, passed away Sunday, Dec. 28, 2003, at Glenburn Home in Linton. Services are pending at the Jenkins Funeral Home in Bloomfield.
Robert L. Hagen (12/23/03)
Robert L. Hagen, 72, of Linton and formerly of Bicknell, died at 4 p.m. Sunday, Dec. 21, in Greene County General Hospital. Born in Bruceville, he was the son of Conrad and Gertrude "Brough" Hagen. He was a mechanic on farm equipment. He was a member of the First Baptist Church, Linton Veterans of Foreign Wars and the American Legion. He served in the U.S. Air Force, and served in Korea...
Chester Junior Evans (12/23/03)
BLOOMFIELD ---- Chester Junior Evans, 70, of Bloomfield, died at 11 a.m. Sunday, Dec. 21, at Bloomington Hospital. Born Feb. 16, 1933, in Portland, Ind., he was the son of Chester Oliver and Lillian Farlow Evans. He was a veteran of the U.S. Navy, having served in the Korean War. ...
Ancil R. Tryon (12/22/03)
Ancil R. Tryon, 98, of Linton, passed away at 8 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 20, at Terre Haute Regional Hospital. Born Nov. 10, 1905 in Pleasantville, he was the son of Tell Tryon and Mable "Mayme" Newkirk Tryon. He was a Linton police officer for 25 years, a charter member and oldest member of the Linton Fraternal Order of Police, and had also been superintendent of Fairview Cemetery in Linton. ...
Linda D. Mayfield (12/22/03)
Linda D. Mayfield, 52, of Linton, died at 1:18 a.m. Friday, Dec. 19, in Greene County General Hospital. Born April 10, 1951, in Linton, she was the daughter of Jimmie D. and Violet M. Perigo Elliott. She formerly worked as a clerk for Ellis and Company, and for Peoples Trust Company. She was a member of the Linton First Christian Church and taught Sunday School there for 40 years...
Blanche Livingston (12/22/03)
Blanche Livingston, 99 of Dixon, Ill., passed away at 6:50 a.m. on Dec. 19, 2003 in the Lee County Nursing Home in Dixon, Ill. She was born on Nov. 28, 1904 in Switz City to Orlando S. and Lilly Morris Roach. She was a clerk at Kroger and Aldens in Bloomington...
Hazel Brown (12/22/03)
CARMEL ---- Hazel Brown, 93, of Carmel and formerly of Linton, passed away at 1:45 a.m., Saturday, Dec. 20, at Summer Trace Health Center in Carmel. Born Sept. 26, 1910, in Linton, she was the daughter of Elmer and Gertrude (Fullom) Templeton. She was a homemaker and member of the Otterbein United Methodist Church in Linton...
Beverly Jean Boone (12/22/03)
DUGGER ---- Beverly Jean Boone, 62, of Dugger and formerly of Anderson, passed away at 8:05 a.m. Sunday, Dec. 21, 2003 at Good Samaritan Hospital in Vincennes. Born Dec. 29, 1940, in Sullivan County, she was the daughter of Roy and Lucille Mitchell Reynolds...
Ann E. Stefanski (12/19/03)
JASONVILLE - Ann E. Stefanski, 86, of Jasonville, died at 10:10 a.m. Wednesday, Dec. 17, at Union Hospital in Terre Haute. Born July 14, 1917, in Jasonville, she was the daughter of Paul and Anna Ansorge Stefanski. She was a member of Telephone Pioneers and retired in 1982 as a telephone operator from General Telephone...
Mary Rebecca Sparks (12/19/03)
ODON ---- Mary Rebecca Sparks, 82, of Odon, died at 1:50 a.m. Thursday, Dec. 18, at Prairie Village Living Center in Washington. Born Jan. 8, 1921, in Martin County, she was the daughter of Stephen and Mary A. Clemons Westhafer. She was a homemaker, a member of the Odon First Christian Church and the Daviess County Homemakers Club...
Inge L. Opel (12/19/03)
BLOOMFIELD ---- Inge L. Opel, 61, of Bloomfield, died at 3 p.m. Wednesday, Dec. 17, at Select Specialty Hospital in Bloomington. Born July 23, 1942, in Kaiserslautern, Germany, she was the daughter of Karl and Marie Bohl Koenig. She worked at RCA and GE in Bloomington, Angell's Food Center in Linton and was a homemaker. She was a member of the American Legion Post 196 Auxiliary in Bloomfield...
Mary B. McCammon (12/19/03)
DUGGER ---- Mary B. McCammon, 77, of Dugger, died at 11:35 p.m. Thursday, Dec. 18, at Sullivan County Community Hospital. Born in Sullivan County on Oct. 21, 1926, she was the daughter of Russel and Toka Moore Clayton. She was a member of the Shiloh Church of Christ, and owned and operated Mary's Country Store in Dugger since 1997...
Linda D. Mayfield (12/19/03)
Linda D. Mayfield, 52, of Linton, passed away at 1:18 a.m. today, Friday, Dec. 20, at Greene County General Hospital Arrangements are pending at the Anderson-Poindexter Memory Chapel.
Hiram Rodney Baker (12/19/03)
BEDFORD ---- Hiram Rodney Baker, 57, of Bedford, died at 6:45 a.m. on Thursday, Dec. 18, at his residence. Born Dec. 1, 1946, in Linton, he was the son of Daniel and Elizabeth (Wilson) Baker. He was a retired tool and die maker for GM Powertrain in Bedford. ...
Peter Ray Ogle (12/18/03)
Peter Ray Ogle, 58, of Tucson, Ariz., and formerly of Pleasantville, passed away at 11:58 p.m. on Thursday, Dec. 11, at the Veteran's Administration Hospital in Tucson. Born in Sullivan on July 5, 1945, he was the son of Orval Roy Ogle and Kathleen Harbin Ogle...
Gerald R. Arnett (12/18/03)
Gerald R. Arnett, 61 of Sullivan, passed away at 8 p.m. Tuesday, Dec. 16, 2003 in his residence. He was born in Sullivan on Feb. 22, 1942 to Oval and Opal Marie Mason Arnett. He was a truck driver and a member of Southside Gospel Church. He is survived by two sons and daughters-in-law, Jeff and Diane Arnett and Terry and Sandy Arnett all of Sullivan; a brother, Larry Arnett of Pineville, La.; sisters Jean Hoesman of Oklawaha, Fla. ...
Paul Kail (12/23/03)
Paul Kail, 80, of North Ft. Myers, Fla., passed away Monday, Nov. 17, 2003. Graveside services will be 11 a.m. Saturday, Dec. 27, at Dugger Cemetery with the Rev. John Booker officaiting. The Dugger American Legion will have graveside rites. Newkirk's Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements...
Mildred M. Knowles (12/23/03)
Mildred M. Knowles, 90, of Linton, died at 5 p.m. Friday, Dec. 19, at Linton Nursing and Rehabilitation Center. Born Dec. 16, 1913, in Williams, Ind., she was the daughter of Hollie Bex and Stella (Keller) Bex Padgett. She worked at Freeman-Greene County Hospital as a dietitian. She was a member of the Linton First Baptist Church...
Wilma M. Porter (12/23/03)
BLOOMFIELD ---- Wilma M. Porter, 79, of Bloomfield, died at 12:40 p.m., Monday, Dec. 22, at her residence. Born Nov. 19, 1924, in Koleen, she was the daughter of Leland D. and Hazel C. Johnson Padgett. She worked at White's Grocery in Bloomfield and was a homemaker. She attended Furnace Christian Church...
Ruth Uland Rector (12/30/03)
MONTPELIER ---- Ruth Uland Rector was buried at Montpelier, Ind., on Dec. 23, 2003, the family's hometown. She was born Feb. 14, 1911, one of 17 children, the daughter of Jonas F. and Myrtle Anderson Uland of Center Township in Greene County. She was the granddaughter of James N. and Magdalena Morris Uland...
Rodney Doyle Page (12/30/03)
CLAY CITY ---- Rodney Doyle Page, 45, of Clay City, died at 3:22 a.m. Monday, Dec. 29, 2003, at Terre Haute Regional Hospital. Born Dec. 5, 1958, in Henderson, Ky., he was the son of Jewell B. and Betty Parsons Page. He had been a resident of Clay City for the past six years, having moved there from Henderson, Ky. On June 2, 1997, he married Linda Brooks. Due a disability he had been unable to work for the past five years. Prior to that he had been employed at various factories...
Frank R. Hawkins (12/30/03)
Frank R. Hawkins, 83, of Elizabethtown, Ky., and formerly of Bloomfield, died Sunday, Dec. 28, at the Extendicare Health Facility in Elizabethtown, Ky. Born Jan. 23, 1920, in Jasonville, he was the son of Charles M. and Eva (VanMeter) Hawkins. He was retired from the Crane Naval Surface Warfare Center...
Vernon Dale Snyder (12/29/03)
WORTHINGTON ---- Vernon Dale Snyder, 65, of Worthington died at 4:45 p.m. Sunday, Dec. 28 at his residence. Born Sept. 21, 1938, he was the son of Harold and Woletta (Thurston) Snyder. He was a former truck driver with Perkins Furniture in Indianapolis, retiring in August of 2002 after 22 years of service. He was a member of the Indiana National Guard and the General Assembly and Church of the First Born in Gosport...
Lillian Shepherd (12/29/03)
Lillian Shepherd, 98, of Daytona Beach, Fla., died Wednesday, Dec. 24. Born Oct. 19, 1905, in Linton, she was the daughter of Charles and Elsie (Moss) Taylor. In August 1924, she married Lee Shepherd and they later lived in Grosse Pointe Park, Mich., before retiring in 1970 to Daytona Beach...
LaDonna Sevier (12/29/03)
DUGGER ---- LaDonna Sevier, 80, of Merom, passed away at 4:45 a.m. today, Monday, Dec. 29, at Sullivan County Community Hosptial. Born in Sullivan County Aug. 29, 1923, the was the daughter of Marshall Smith and Mamie Huff Smith. She was a retired LPN from Mary Sherman Hospital in Sullivan...
Thelma Reece (12/29/03)
WORTHINGTON ---- Thelma Reece, 89, of Worthington, died at 12:30 a.m. Friday, Dec. 26, at Magnolia, Texas, at the home of her daughter. Born March 3, 1914, in Greene County, she was the daughter of Job and Martha (Griffin) Dailey. She was a homemaker, formerly worked at RCA in Bloomington for 15 years, and at a laundromat in Worthington. She was a member of the Worthington First Baptist Church...
Nicholas Kent Rainey (12/29/03)
Nicholas Kent Rainey, 18, of Washington, died at 4 a.m. on Thursday, Dec. 25, 2003, in an automobile accident. Born Jan. 30, 1985, in Washington, he was the son of Bradley and Michele (Buchheit) Rainey. A 2003 Washington High School graduate, he was a student at Vincennes University. He was a member of Harvest Community Fellowship, Linked 180 Youth Group, Souled Out Ministries, and Teens for Life...
Lulu Lea (Neighbors) Mohr (12/29/03)
Lulu Lea (Neighbors) Mohr, 95, of Greenwood, died at 9:30 a.m. Wednesday, Dec. 24, at Community Hospital South in Indianapolis. Born April 23, 1908, in Martin County, she was the daughter of Reid and Lillian James Neighbors. She was a homemaker. She had resided in Bloomfield from 1964-99, Bloomington from 1999-01, and in Greenwood since 2001 with her son and daughter-in-law. ...
Robert G. McCampbell (12/29/03)
WORTHINGTON ---- Robert G. McCampbell, 74, of Worthington, died Friday, Dec. 26, at Carmel, Ind. He was retired from Wonder Bread. Survivors include three daughters, Carolyn Rick of Worthington, Rozena Gail Pinkston of Indianapolis and Ida Mae McCampbell of Worthington; three sons, Robert Lee McCampbell of Augusta, Ga., Frank W. McCampbell and Thomas McCampbell, both of Indianapolis; 20 grandchildren; and 21 great-grandchildren...
Sheral Ann Houser (12/29/03)
JASONVILLE - Sheral Ann Houser, 42, of Fairbanks, Ind., died at 3:43 a.m. Wednesday, Dec. 24, at Sullivan County Community Hospital in Sullivan. Born Nov. 6, 1961, in Sullivan County, she was the daughter of Gerald L. Forbes and Barbara (Mayes) Myers. She was a homemaker...
Frank R. Hawkins (12/29/03)
Frank R. Hawkins, 83, of Elizabethtown, Ky., died Sunday, Dec. 28, at Elizabethtown Nursing and Rehab Center. He was a native of Jasonville and formerly worked as an engineer for the Crane Naval Surface Warfare Center. Survivors include a daughter, Cindy Russell of Elizabethtown, Ky.; one sister, Anna Marie Gainey of Bloomfield; four grandchildren; and one great-grandchild...
James L. Crawford (12/29/03)
James L. Crawford, 59, of Terre Haute, died at 12:05 p.m. Wednesday, Dec. 24, in Methodist Hospital in Indianapolis. Born April 24, 1944, in Porter County, Ind., he was the son of Cecil Crawford and Pearl Steinhilbur Crawford. He was an attorney and partner with Wagner, Crawford, Gambill and Trout, a graduate of Crown Point High School and received his bachelor's degree and his doctor of jurisprudence degree from Indiana University. ...
John "Popeye" Buskirk Jr. (12/29/03)
WORTHINGTON ---- John "Popeye" Buskirk Jr., 76, of Worthington, died at 6 a.m. Sunday, Dec. 28, at his residence. Born Dec. 7, 1927, in Greene County, he was the son of John W. and Blanche (Conway) Buskirk. He formerly worked at Don Wilson Standard and Worthington Tire, both in Worthington, and Wolfe's City Service in Linton. He was a Korean War veteran, member of the VFW and American Legion in Worthington...
Ancil R. Tryon (12/23/03)
Ancil R. Tryon, 98, of Linton, passed away at 8 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 20, at Terre Haute Regional Hospital. Born Nov. 10, 1905, in Pleasantville, he was the son of Tell Tryon and Mable "Mayme" Newkirk Tryon. He was a Linton police officer for 25 years, a charter member and oldest member of the Linton Fraternal Order of Police, and had also been superintendent of Fairview Cemetery in Linton. ...
David B. Hughes (12/17/03)
David B. Hughes, 47, of Bloomington, passed away on Monday, Dec. 15, at 9:45 p.m. at Bloomington Hospital. He was born in Lafayette, the son of Elkin B. and Dors V. Brinson Hughes. He worked for Harley Davidson Motorcycle in Bloomington and was a member of the Bloomington First Christian Church...
James David Shepherd (12/15/03)
BLOOMFIELD ---- James David Shepherd, 42, of Bloomfield an d formerly of Linton, died at 1 p.m. on Friday, Dec. 12, at Bloomington Hospital. Born in Beech Grove on Feb. 9, 1961, he was the son of Bee and Diane (Mohr) Shepherd. He was a graduate of Temple Baptist College in Indianapolis and served as a minister in the Terre Haute and Coalmont area for several years. He worked as a substitute teacher in the Greene County area. He was a member of the Olive Branch Baptist Church...
Russell L. Basye (12/08/03)
BLOOMFIELD ---- Russell L. Basye, 46, of Bloomfield, died at 4:30 a.m. Saturday, Dec. 6, 2003, in Greene County General Hospital in Linton. Born Jan. 17, 1957, in Linton, he was the son of John Franklin and Helen M. Hash Basye. He was a HVAC service technician for Branstetter-Pullen Heating and Air-Conditioning Inc. ...
Sharon Lee Pinkston (12/05/03)
HYMERA ---- Sharon Lee Pinkston, 55, of Hymera, died Dec. 3, 2003, at Sullivan County Community Hospital Born Oct. 5, 1948, in Greencastle, she was the daughter of Frank and Esther Trent Brock. She had been employed by Sullivan Ford. She was preceded in death by her parents...
Foster R. Need (12/05/03)
WORTHINGTON ---- Foster R. Need, 105, of Worthington, passed away this morning, Dec. 5, 2003, at Glenburn Home in Linton. Funeral arrangements are pending at Welch and Cornett Funeral Home in Worthington.
Paul Kail (12/04/03)
Paul Kail, 80, of North Fort Myers, Fla., died Monday, Nov. 17, 2003. Born in Elnora on Dec. 27, 1922, he was the son of Earl and Mary Scott Kail. He attended school in Dugger and graduated from Union High School. He retired from the Federal Mogul Corporation after 43 years of service. ...
Edward Lee (12/03/03)
WORTHINGTON ---- Edward Lee, 72, of Worthington, passed away at 11:50 p.m. on Tuesday, Dec. 2 at his residence. He was born Sept. 24, 1931 in Clay County, the son of Matthew and Jennie (Beatty) Lee. He worked in construction, retiring from United Construction Company in Casey, Ill...
Rev. Glenn G. Goshorn (12/03/03)
WORTHINGTON ---- The Rev. Glenn G. Goshorn, 78, of Worthington and formerly of Pennsylvania, died at 8:30 a.m. on Tuesday, Dec. 2, 2003, at Bloomington Hospital. Born July 6, 1925, in Clay City, he was the son of Robert and Evelyn (Gillaspy) Goshorn...
Lloyd D. Warren (12/02/03)
Lloyd D. Warren, 99, of Worthington, passed away at 2:45 a.m. Monday, Dec. 1 at Glenburn Nursing Home in Linton. He was born Oct. 1, 1904 in Worthington to Ira and Crude Lynn Warren. He was a farmer all of his life and a member of the Folsom Memorial United Methodist Church in Worthington...
Wilma R. Walton (12/02/03)
BLOOMFIELD ---- Wilma R. Walton, 73, of Bloomfield, died at 6:15 a.m. Monday, Dec. 1, at Greene County General Hospital. Born Jan. 26, 1930, in Owensburg, she was the daughter of Roy and Esther (Pribble) Ashcraft Sr. She was a member of Calvary Baptist Church in Linton. She had worked at RCA for 21 1/2 years as a tester...
Mable Elizabeth (Morris) Bradley (12/02/03)
Mable Elizabeth (Morris) Bradley, 88, of Indianapolis, died Sunday, Nov. 30, in St. Vincent Hospital in Indianapolis. Born in Indianapolis on May 13, 1915, she was the daughter of Lemuel and Elsie (Spinks) Morris. She was a graduate of Central Business College, had worked as a private secretary from 1934-46 for Empire Life Insurance Company, and had worked in the office of the Indianapolis Motor Speedway from 1960-63. ...
Minna Hines Wilson (12/01/03)
Minna Hines Wilson passed away Nov. 27 at the Pavilion at Bayview in Florida. She was a St. Augustine native and graduate of Kettlings High School. She married Chuck Wilson in 1949, and the couple resided in Linton for a period of time. She was a member of the Eastern Star, Memorial Presbyterian Church, Women's Exchange, King's Daughters, Women's Club of St. ...
Lloyd D. Warren (12/01/03)
Lloyd D. Warren, 99, of Worthington, passed away at 2:45 a.m. Monday, Dec. 1 at Glenburn Nursing Home in Linton. He was born Oct. 1, 1904 in Worthington to Ira and Crude Lynn Warren. He was a farmer all of his life and a member of the Folsom Memorial United Methodist Church in Worthington...
Nellie Chloe Swaby (12/01/03)
DALEVILLE ---- Nellie Chloe Swaby, 70, of Daleville died early Friday morning at Community Hospital in Anderson after an extended illness. Born in Greene County on Sept. 27, 1933, she was the daughter of Jesse R. and Helen L. Lehman Goodman. She was a 1951 graduate of Pleasantville High School...
John Wayne Rogerson (12/01/03)
DUGGER ---- John Wayne Rogerson, 54, of Dugger, passed away at 5:30 a.m. Saturday, Nov. 29, 2003, at Terre Haute Regional Hospital. Born Sept. 26, 1949 in Greene County, he was the son of George and Anne Hall Rogerson. He was employed by Wabash Valley Correctional Facility in Carlisle. He was a veteran of the Vietnam War, an avid sports enthusiast and had a love for all animals...
Lynette Barbara Leach (12/01/03)
BLOOMFIELD ---- Lynette Barbara Leach, 61, of Bloomfield, died at 1:25 a.m. on Friday, Nov. 28, 2003 at Bloomington Hospital. Born Jan. 18, 1942, in Melbourne, Australia, she was the daughter of Stanley and Merridy Pemberton Mars. She was a retired nurse/midwife, and a wife and mother. She practiced nursing at various hospitals in Australia in Queensland, Brisband, Hobart and in the emergency nursing staff in Western Australia...
Velma (Corbin) Caudell (12/01/03)
Velma (Corbin) Caudell, 79, of Speedway and formerly of Owensburg, died at 2:40 a.m. Sunday, Nov. 30, 2003, at Waters of Martinsville. Born Dec. 8, 1923, in Owensburg, she was the daughter of Hovey and Thirza Porter Corbin. She was a foreman at RCA in Bloomington, retiring in 1986...
Nickklett Butterfly Cullison-Wren (12/08/03)
DUGGER ---- Nickklett Butterfly Cullison-Wren, daughter of Dale Allan Cullison and Melissa Wren, was stillborn Saturday, Dec. 6, at Union Hospital in Terre Haute. Survivors include her mother, of Linton; her father, of Dugger; a brother, Gregory Allan Cullison of Clinton; grandparents, Luther and Shirley Cullison of Dugger and Pamela Scotter of Indianapolis...
Jack R. Dover (12/08/03)
GREENWOOD ---- Jack R. Dover, 69, of Greenwood, died Dec. 5 at his residence. Born June 30, 1934, in Dugger, he was the son of Ursher and Bessie (Fulford) Dover. He was a machinist at Allison Transmission Plant No. 5 where he had worked for 30 years, retiring in 1993. He was a member of Mooresville Masonic Lodge 78, F&AM, and Mooresville Eastern Star and the United Auto Workers 933...
Elmer R. Griffith (12/08/03)
WORTHINGTON ---- Elmer R. Griffith, 94, of Worthington, passed away at 8:30 p.m. on Sunday, Dec. 7, 2003, at Glenburn Home in Linton. Arrangements are pending at Welch and Cornett Funeral Home in Worthington.
Billy T. Rentschler (12/15/03)
BLOOMFIELD ---- Billy T. Rentschler, 77, of Bloomfield, died at 7:08 p.m. Thursday, Dec. 11, at Shakamak Good Samaritan Center in Jasonville. Born July 24, 1926, in Clay City, he was the son of Loy and Bessie Thomas Rentschler. He served with the U.S. ...
Helen Elizabeth Kennedy (12/15/03)
Helen Elizabeth Kennedy, 93, died Thursday, Dec. 11, at Odyssey Hospice in Tucson, Ariz. She was born in Lewisville, Ind., on March 21, 1910, the daughter of Ira and Edith H. (Hayes) Jackson. She and her husband moved from Connersville to Linton in 1949 where they owned Linton Auto Supply for several years. ...
Willis F. Cooksey (12/15/03)
BLOOMINGTON ---- Willis F. Cooksey, 79, of Bloomington, died at 4:35 a.m. Friday, Dec. 12, at Bloomington Hospital. Born Jan. 30, 1924, in Solsberry, he was the son of William and Jessie Smith Cooksey. He was a retired machinist at Crane Naval Surface Warfare Center. ...
William Clyde Sanburn (12/12/03)
William Clyde Sanburn, 85, of Solsberry, died at 3:20 p.m. Wednesday, Dec. 10, 2003, at Bloomington Hospital. Born April 21, 1918, in Greene County, he was the son of Harry and Nora Sanburn. He was a retired mail carrier, a member of the Liberty Church of Christ in Hendricksville, and a past member of the Monroe County Saddle Club during the construction of the new saddle barn. ...
Billy Rentschler (12/12/03)
BLOOMFIELD ---- Billy Rentschler, 77, of Bloomfield, died at 7:08 p.m. Thursday, Dec. 11, 2003, at Shakamak Good Samaritan Center in Jasonville. Arrangements are pending at Jenkins Funeral Home in Bloomfield.
Myrtle (Wade) Todd Moore (12/12/03)
BEDFORD ---- Myrtle (Wade) Todd Moore, 91, a resident of Westview Manor and formerly of Springville, died at 5:20 a.m. Thursday, Dec. 11, 2003, at Dunn Memorial Hospital. Born July 12, 1912, in Martin County, she was the daughter of Isaac and Eva (Stroud) Wade...
Thelma Mae (Stoops) Bolinger (12/12/03)
COALMONT ---- Thelma Mae (Stoops) Bolinger, 91, of Coalmont, died at 1 a.m. today, Dec. 12, at Southwood Rehabilitation Center in Terre Haute. Born July 15, 1912, in Sullivan County, she was the daughter of Robert and Vina (Parr) Stoops. She was the oldest living member of the Coalmont Church of God. She was a homemaker, avid gardener, and an artist...
Rose M. (Hineman) Bohley (12/12/03)
Rose M. (Hineman) Bohley, 59, of Bonita Springs, Fla., passed away Monday, Nov. 24, 2003. A former resident of Joliet, Ill., she had resided in Bonita Springs since June of this year. Born July 5, 1944, in Linton, she was the daughter of Carl H. and Esther (Malicoht) Hineman. She was a graduate of the Linton-Stockton High School class of 1962 and was a member of St. Mary's Episcopal Church in Bonita Springs, Fla...
Mary Elizabeth Eaton Bannister (12/12/03)
Mary Elizabeth Eaton Bannister, 79, of eastern Greene County died Tuesday, Dec. 9, at Bloomington Hospital. Born in Fitzgerald, Ga., on July 27, 1924, she was the daughter of Frances and George Eaton. She was a dedicated Naval Officer's wife. After graduating high school she attended business school in Atlanta, Ga. ...
Ancil "Hank" Mahan (12/11/03)
Ancil "Hank" Mahan, 81, of Shelburn, died at 8:50 p.m. Tuesday, Dec. 9, 2003 at Terre Haute Regional Hospital. Born Nov. 6, 1922, in Wilfred, Ind., he was the son of Jennings and Blanche Mahan. He was a former owner and operator of the Shelburn IGA and an ironworker. ...
Hazel Marie Thompson (12/09/03)
Hazel Marie Thompson, 65, of Bloomington, died at 8:25 p.m. Saturday at Brown County Health and Living Center in Nashville. Born Sept. 17, 1938, in Greene County, she was the daughter of Harley Anderson and Anna Vesta Blevins Anderson. She was a homemaker and was active in the Bloomington Salvation Army...
Elmer R. Griffith (12/09/03)
Elmer R. Griffith, 94, of Worthington, passed away at 8:30 p.m. Sunday, Dec. 7, 2003, at Glenburn Home in Linton. Born May 14, 1909, in Owen County, he was the son of Fred and Sarah (Landis) Griffith. He was a farmer all his life. Survivors include two daughters, Doris Booth of Rossville, Ga., and Lois Fiscus of Worthington; two brothers, Clarence Griffith of Illinois and Richard Griffith of California; four grandchildren, David Lee of Bloomfield, Patty Chambers of Spencer, Michael Booth of Gainesville, Fla., and Carol Lamb of Rossville, Ga., and seven great-grandchildren.. ...
Mary Dorcas (Blaker) Richardson (12/08/03)
Mary Dorcas (Blaker) Richardson, 86, of Linton, died at 9:15 p.m. Saturday, Dec. 6, 2003, at Glenburn Home in Linton. Born May 8, 1917, in Bloomfield, she was the daughter of Calvin and Emma Sarver Blaker. She was a homemaker. She was retired from the Kroger store, having started in Bloomfield then relocating to Linton. She was a member of Linton Eastern Star 140 and the Linton First Christian Church...
Emma L. Ramsey (12/08/03)
BRAZIL ---- Emma L. Ramsey, 80, of Brazil and formerly of Terre Haute, died Thursday, Dec. 4, 2003, in her home. Born April 11, 1923, in Fontanet, she was the daughter of Walter and Alice Bridgewater. She had worked at Quaker Maid. Survivors include her husband of 57 years, Claude Ramsey; two sons and their wives, Kevin and Robbin Ramsey of Brazil and Larry and Joyce Ramsey of Rockville; two daughters, Pam Norris and husband Ronnie of Huffman, Texas, and Tiffany McDowell of Indianapolis; one sister, Lucille Gamble of Linton; four grandchildren, Ronnie Norris, Shaun Ramsey, Brandy Park and Reggie Sanders; and one great-granddaughter.. ...
Foster R. Need (12/08/03)
WORTHINGTON ---- Foster R. Need, 105, of Worthington, passed away Friday morning Dec. 5, 2003, in Glenburn Home in Linton. Born Nov. 19, 1898, in Bicknell, he was the son of James and Electa (Hancock) Need. He retired in 1964 from General Motors in Detroit, Mich., after 25 years of service. He was a member of Folsom Memorial United Methodist Church in Worthington...
A. Kathleen (Kathy) Burbank (12/01/03)
A. Kathleen (Kathy) Burbank, 74, of R.R. 1, Linton, died at 4:45 p.m. Friday, Nov. 28, 2003, at Good Samaritan Hospital in Vincennes. She was born in Lawrence County, Ill., on Nov. 30, 1928, the daughter of Earl L. and Ada J. (Greene) Felton. She was a homemaker, a member of the Glenburn United Methodist Church, and was a Pink Lady at Greene County General Hospital...