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Obituaries from January 2004

Joseph Lynch (01/30/04)
PAXTON ---- Joseph Lynch, 32, of Paxton, died at 10:50 a.m. Dec. 25, 2003, in Sullivan County Community Hospital. Born in Sullivan Dec. 31, 1970, he was the son of William Paul and Vicki Keller Lynch. He was employed by City Glass in Sullivan. Survivors include his parents, of Paxton; a sister, Kimberly Jackson of Linton and a grandmother, Norma Keller of Sullivan...
Thelma Faye Vest Lewis (01/20/04)
Thelma Faye Vest Lewis, 99 of Bloomington, passed away on Sunday, Jan. 18, 2004 at 5:25 a.m. in Bloomington Hospital. She was born in Greene County on Nov. 8, 1904 to Charles and Parsie Padgett Vest. She was a homemaker and a member of the Corner Stone Bible Church in Spencer...
Freda A. Taylor (01/19/04)
Freda A. Taylor, 88 of Linton, passed away at 7:15 p.m. on Sunday, Jan. 18, 2004 at Glenburn Nursing Home in Linton. She was born Sept. 13, 1915 in Greene County to Virgil and Lura Gertrude Hale Trinkle. She and her husband, Marvin Taylor, were co-owners with Delmar and June Hasler of Welch and Cornett Funeral Home from 1965-76. She retired from Peoples Trust Company. She was a member of the Linton First Baptist Church and Eastern Star Chapter 140 in Linton...
Louise Smith (01/19/04)
Louise Smith, 92, of Coal City, died on Saturday, Jan. 17 at Owen Valley Healthcare Facility. Born Oct. 1, 1911 in Owen County, she was the daughter of John Madison Slough and Ada (Dyar) Slough. The homemaker graduated from Coal City High School. During World War II, she worked at the U.S. Naval Base in Williamsburg, Va, where her husband was stationed...
Dora Dean Richardson (01/19/04)
Dora Dean Richardson, 84, of Rural Route 2, Bloomfield, died Sunday, Jan. 18 at Ketcham Memorial Center in Odon. Born July 13, 1919 in Greene County, she was the daughter of Dewey Hayes and Ruth (Hudson) Hays. She was a homemaker and a member of the Antioch Christian Church and the Antioch Ladies Aid...
Phyllis Ann Hiatt (01/19/04)
Phyllis Ann Hiatt, 70, of Bloomington and formerly of Linton, passed away on Friday, Jan. 16, 2004 at 4:25 p.m. in Bloomington Hospital. She was born on July 30, 1933 in Linton to Sherman and Pansy I. Young Martindale. She had worked at Glenburn Nusing Home...
Charles "Bud" Haltom (01/19/04)
Charles "Bud" Haltom, 68 of Fontanet, passed away at 5:20 p.m. on Friday Jan., 16, 2004 in Union Hospital after a long illness. He was born July 3, 1935 to Loren and Lessie Vernell Frazier Haltom in Owen County. He attended Jordan Cunout and Cloverdale schools. ...
Elizabeth Blake (01/19/04)
Elizabeth Blake, 88, of Carrier Mills, Ill., died Thursday, Jan. 15 at her residence. Born May 9, 1915 in Sullivan County, she was the daughter of Jess and Rula (Gibbs) Meeks. She retired from Starkey's Market in Carrier Mills in 1978 after working 18 years in the meat department...
Robert "Bobby" Alexander (01/19/04)
Robert "Bobby" Alexander, 33, Route 3, Solsberry died Saturday, Jan. 17 at his mother's residence in Solsberry. Born April 27, 1970, he was the son of Sarah "Sally" DeMoss and step-father Paul E. DeMoss, of Solsberry. He was employed at Sweet Owen Industries in Spencer and was a client of Options and former client of Stone Belt. He participated in Special Olympics...
Betty F. (Stewart) Ferry (01/16/04)
Betty F. (Stewart) Ferry, 51 of Linton, passed away at 9:45 p.m. on Wednesday, Jan. 14, 2004 at her residence. She was born Dec. 10, 1952 in Sullivan to Harry and Beatrice Hubble Stewart. She was a homemaker. She is survived by her husband, Gerald Ferry of Linton; one daughter, Shanna Hollingsworth of Linton; one son, Brian McCammon of Indianapolis; three step-daughters, Kim Stevens of Brazil, Patty Mayle of Brazil and Lorrie Pierce of Indianapolis; two brothers, Charles Stewart of Linton and Harry "Joe" and Sylvia Stewart of Linton; a sister, Patty and Larry Browning of Kokomo; six grandchildren, Brook, Whitney, Logan, Jessica, Leslee, Ariel and Tray.. ...
Mary Elizabeth Eaton (01/16/04)
Mary Elizabeth Eaton, 71, of New Albany passed away Wednesday, Jan. 14, 2004, at Floyd Memorial Hospital in New Albany. She was born in Linton on Aug. 19, 1932, to John and Agnes Glenn Blume. She was a member of Edenside Christian Church and had worked for Highland Italian Restaurant and Kaelins Restaurant...
Martha L. Deem (01/16/04)
Martha L. Deem, 64 of Spencer, passed away Wednesday, Jan. 14, 2004 at Methodist Hospital in Indianapolis. She was born May 15, 1939 in Monroe County to Ernest and Martha Butcher Bixler. She had retired from Indiana University and attended a Nazarene church...
Ronald J. Andis (01/16/04)
Ronald J. Andis, 62 of Bloomfield, passed away at 4:30 p.m. on Jan. 14, 2004 in Bloomington Hospital. He was born Feb. 10, 1941 in Terre Haute to Loyal and Katherine Farley Andis. He retired from NWSC Crane as manager of Naval Sea's Systems Command. He was a member of the First Christian Church in Bloomfield. He also held membership in the Indiana Postal History Society, Mechine Chances Society of which he was a member of the board of directors and the American Philatelic Society...
Sharla LeMoyne "Lee" Schafer Fulford (01/15/04)
WABASH ---- Sharla LeMoyne "Lee" Schafer Fulford, 67, died Tuesday, Dec. 30, 2003, at Parkview Hospital in Fort Wayne. Born Jan. 31, 1936, in Linton, she was the daughter of Melvin Lee and Sabina Ruth (Burcham) Mathena. She was a cashier at the Wabash Wal-Mart and had also worked in the snack bar for five years. ...
Betty Ferry (01/15/04)
Betty Ferry, 51 of Linton, passed away at 9:45 p.m. Wednesday Jan. 14, 2004 in Linton. Funeral service is pending at Welch and Cornett Funeral Home Linton Chapel.
Marjorie R. Cox (01/15/04)
Marjorie R. Cox, 82 of Linton, passed away at 10:20 a.m. on Wednesday, Jan. 14, 2004 at Lyons Health and Living Center. She was born in Sullivan County on Dec. 14, 1921 to Fred and Eva Boruff Christy. She was a cleaning lady at Allen's Motel and worked at Crane during World War II...
Kathleen Ann Mowery (01/14/04)
INDIANAPOLIS ---- Kathleen Ann Mowery, 17 months, of Indianapolis, died Monday, Jan. 12, 2004, at Riley Children's Hospital in Indianapolis. Born July 20, 2002, she was the daughter of Jeff and Annette (Myers) Mowery of Indianapolis. Survivors include her parents; a sister, Samantha Jordan Mowery; grandparents James and Marjorie Myers, Donald and Jeanine Mowery of Bloomfield; and great-grandparents Marion Myers and Helen Kaiser...
Kellen "Kelly" Cassidy (01/21/04)
Kellen "Kelly" Cassidy, 54, of Springville died Monday on Jan. 19, 2004 at Bloomington Hospital. Born Dec. 12, 1949 in Indianapolis, she was the daughter of Charles and Violet (McVey) Hill. She was raised by her adoptive parents, Herman and Earlene Eaton...
Myra L. Taylor (01/21/04)
Myra L. Taylor, 74, of Linton, died at 6:08 p.m. Tuesday, Jan. 20, 2004, at Greene County General Hospital. Born Dec. 25, 1929 in Linton, she was the daughter of Fred and Edna (Krischak) Silvey. She formerly worked at Glenburn Home in food service. She enjoyed homemaking, gardening and spending time with family and friends. She was a member of the American Legion Ladies Auxiliary and the VFW Ladies Auxiliary, both of Linton...
Betty J. Bays (01/22/04)
Betty J. Bays, 74, of Jasonville, died at 2:02 a.m. Wednesday, Jan. 14, 2004, at Terre Haute Regional Hospital. Born May 26, 1929, in Royalton, Ky., she was the daughter of Harrison and Mary Jane Kilburn Osborne. She was a homemaker. Survivors include a son and daughter-in-law, Paul D. and Jeane Pruett Jr. of Wheaton, Ill.; grandchildren, Dawn Pruett and fianc/ Shawn Shedd, Cheryl A. Pruett and Steve Sullivan; a niece, Ruth Ann Quinlan of Jasonville and a nephew, Ronald Joseph of Chelsea, Mich...
William P. Lynch (01/30/04)
William P. Lynch, 65, of Paxton, died at 3:31 p.m. Wednesday in Methodist Hospital in Indianapolis Born July 17, 1938, in Greene County, he was the son of Clifford and Eva Blough Lynch. He was an employee of Sullivan County Airport and a member of Northwood Baptist Church...
Angeleana Fiscus (01/30/04)
WORTHINGTON ---- Angeleana Fiscus, 84, of Worthington, died at 12:26 p.m. Tuesday, Jan. 27, 2004, at Hancock Memorial Hospital in Greenfield, Ind. Born April 23, 1919, in Switz City, she was the daughter of Robert S. and Lillie (Johnson) Wright. She was a homemaker, member of the Worthington Christian Church and Eastern Star...
Philip R. Wall (01/29/04)
Philip R. Wall, 83, of Linton, died at 6:30 a.m. Jan. 28, 2004, in Greene County General Hospital. Born in Vincennes, Ind., Feb. 28, 1920, he was the son of George Lee Wall and Phyllis A. McCormick Wall. He was a veteran of World War II, the Korean War and Vietnam. ...
Kenneth L. Harris (01/29/04)
WORTHINGTON ---- Kenneth L. Harris, 83, of Worthington, died at 8:55 a.m. Wednesday, Jan. 28, 2004, at Greene County General Hospital in Linton. Born June 19, 1920, in Greene County, he was the son of Lee and Blanche (Sesney) Harris. He owned and operated Harris's Tractor and Mower Shop in Clay City for 18 years, moving back to Worthington in 1974. Before that he operated a Huckster Wagon around the Worthington and Clay City areas. After moving back to Worthington he mowed yards...
John Haldeman (01/29/04)
CANTON, Texas ---- John Haldeman, 80, of Canton, Texas, died Jan. 27, 2004 in Canton (VanZandt County). Born Oct. 10, 1923, in Worthington, he was the son of Dewey and Mary Olive Harshman Haldeman. He was a Methodist by faith. He graduated in 1942 and lived in Worthington until he joined the service. ...
Angeleana Fiscus (01/29/04)
WORTHINGTON ---- Angeleana Fiscus, 84, of Worthington, died at 12:26 p.m. Tuesday, Jan. 27, 2004, at Hancock Memorial Hospital in Greenfield, Ind. Funeral arrangements are pending at Welch and Cornett Funeral Home in Worthington.
Irvin Ray Earle (01/29/04)
Irvin Ray Earle, 71, of Linton, died at his residence at 2:15 p.m. Wednesday, Jan. 28, 2004. Born May 6, 1932, in Linton, he was the son of Charles Earle and Salome Goodson Earle. He was a member of the Fellowship Baptist Church in Linton, and was a retired electrician for the city of Linton...
Barbara Jean Clinton (01/29/04)
Barbara Jean Clinton, 66, of Fishers, Ind., died Jan. 28, 2004 at Riverview Hospital in Noblesville. She was the daughter of Rolland "Red" and Virginia Muir of Hamilton County. Survivors include her father; special friend Bennie Sorrells; her children, Cathy Renner of Noblesville, Carol Schinholt of Lapel, Mary Clinton of Ohio; a son, Mike Clinton of Fishers; sisters Nancy Cox and Patty McMillan of Worthington, Louise Neal of Noblesville, Jane Downs of Westfield; a brother, Ed Muir of Noblesville; several grandchildren, great-grandchildren, nieces and nephews.. ...
Thomas William "Bill" Hume (01/27/04)
CARLISLE ---- Thomas William "Bill" Hume, 78, of Carlisle, died at 5:03 a.m. Monday, Jan. 26, 2004, in Good Samaritan Hospital in Vincennes. Born May 2, 1925, in Carlisle, he was the son of Irvin and Lilly Glenn Campbell Hume. He was retired from the Sullivan County Farm Bureau Co-op. ...
Monte Ray Andrew Bland (01/27/04)
Monte Ray Andrew Bland, 33, of Linton, died at 11 a.m. on Sunday, Jan. 25, 2004, at his residence in Linton. Born June 11, 1970, in Wheatridge, Colo., he was the son of Clyde Andrew and Jacquelen (Faidherbe) Bland. He had worked for Keller Aluminum Chair Factory in Linton, KPT in Bloomfield and presently for Waste Management in Sumner, Ill., as a heavy equipment operator. ...
Rev. Angela L. Vandeventer (01/26/04)
Rev. Angela L. Vandeventer, 46 of Linton, passed away Friday, Jan. 23, 2004 in Glenburn Nursing Home in Linton. She was born on April 12, 1957 in Beech Grove to Leroy Perry and Sandra L. Johnson. She was a homemaker. She was a member of the New Jerusalem Christian Center and ABATE of Indiana. She was awarded the Doctorate of Divinity...
Kristi Ann Tackett (01/26/04)
SULLIVAN ---- Kristi Ann Tackett, 37, of Sullivan, died Thursday, Jan. 22, 2004, at Sullivan County Community Hospital. Born Sept. 11, 1966, in Linton, she was the daughter of Kermit "Butch" and Cathy Lee Clark Tackett. She was a Registered Nurse, an Owen County Advanced EMT, a member of the Wayne Township Fire Dept. ...
Neil L. Riggs (01/26/04)
Neil L. Riggs, 94, of Linton, passed away at 1:20 p.m. on Saturday, Jan. 24, 2004, at Glenburn Home in Linton. He was born on Oct. 7, 1909, in Sullvan, the son of Lon and Emma McKee Riggs. He graduated from Graysville High School, then moved to Chicago to work for Commonwealth Edison Corporation until his retirement. He moved to Linton in 1972...
Marie E. Fulford (01/26/04)
Marie E. Fulford, 92, of Cass, passed away at 3:42 p.m. on Friday, Jan. 23, 2004, at Miller's Merry Manor in Sullivan. She was born in Greene County on Aug. 12, 1911, the daughter of William Gaylon Burris and Sylvia Jane Gaskell. She was a member of the Cass United Methodist Church, and the Eastern Star and Rebekahs, both of Hymera...
Jerry D. Church (01/26/04)
Jerry D. Church, 67, of Linton, died at 2:48 p.m. Friday, Jan. 23, 2004, in Good Samaritan Hospital in Vincennes. He was born March 30, 1936 in Coalmont, the son of Coy Bland "Mike" and Eldred I. Craig Church. He was retired driller from Peabody Coal Company. ...
Grace A. Baird (01/23/04)
Grace Ardella (Tarvin) Baird, 66, of Bloomfield, passed away Wednesday, Jan. 21, 2004, at 1:27 p.m. in Bloomington Hospital. Born April 2, 1937 in Daviess County, she was the daughter of Ray and Hazel (Marshall) Tarvin. She was employed by Sarkes Tarzian in Bloomington, but spent most of her life as a farm wife and homemaker. She was a member of the Odon First Christian Church and attended the Scotland United Methodist Church...
Daisy M. Kirby (01/14/04)
VINCENNES ---- Daisy M. Kirby, 89, of Vincennes, died at 7:05 a.m. Tuesday, Jan. 13, 2004. Born May 19, 1915, in Marco, she was the daughter of Ernest and Flora (Stanton) Brinson. She was retired from RCA in Bloomington. She attended the Bruceville United Methodist Church and was a member of the Rebecca Lodge in Sandborn...
Anne Ladson Herndon (01/14/04)
Anne Ladson Herndon, 88, formerly of Linton, died Jan. 11, 2004, at Waukesha Memorial Hospital. Born Dec. 21, 1915, in Hammond, she was the daughter of Michael and Helen (Popovich) Budnyk. She had been a teacher for 44 years and earned her master's degree in education from Indiana State University...
Marilea Kaho Brown (01/07/04)
Marilea Kaho Brown, 82, of Linton, died at 6 a.m. Jan. 4, 2004, at her residence. Born May 31, 1921, in Linton, she was the daughter of Willard and Maud Johnson Kaho. She was a homemaker. She was a member of the Prairie Chapel United Methodist Church, Lyons Order of Eastern Star and the Junior Mrs. Homemakers Club in Lyons...
Gary E. Arthur (01/07/04)
Gary E. Arthur, 61, of Solsberry died Monday, Jan. 5, 2004, at his residence. Born May 17, 1942, in Newark, he was the son of Earl "Wick" Arthur and Mabel Kiefner Arthur. He worked as a stonecutter for Bybee Stone Company and was a U.S. Army veteran who served in Vietnam. He was a member of the American Legion Burton Woolery Post 18 in Bloomington, a charter member of the Citizen Flag Alliance, and a life member of Vietnam Veterans of America...
Joseph W. White (01/06/04)
Joseph W. White, 104, of Lyons, passed away in Lee Memorial Health System in Fort Myers, Fla., on Jan. 2, 2004 at 6:40 a.m. Born on Nov. 10, 1899, in Lyons, he was the son of Joseph and Mollie Cullen White. He was a farmer and a miner, and had been awarded the Sagamore of the Wabash. He was a member of the Lyons Masonic Lodge and was a precinct committeeman in Washington Township for 50 years...
Marie Holtsclaw (01/06/04)
BLOOMFIELD ---- Marie Holtsclaw, 86, of Bloomfield, passed away on Jan. 5, 2004, at 11:30 a.m. in her residence. Born Sept. 16, 1917, in Solsberry, she was the daughter of Mack and Lucy Thompson Burch. She was a homemaker and a member of the Ridgeport Community Church...
Thelma L. Gardner (01/06/04)
JASONVILLE ---- Thelma L. Gardner, 86, of Jasonville, died at 12:05 a.m. today, Jan. 6, 2004 at the Shakamak Good Samaritan Nursing Home in Jasonville. She was born May 9, 1917 in Worthington to Golda and Bessie Kendall Barton. She was a homemaker. She was a member to the Shakamak Community Church...
David Michael Strosnider (01/05/04)
David Michael Strosnider, 35, of Vincennes, died Dec. 27 at his residence. He was the son of Mike Jones and the late Sharon Goodman. Survivors include his grandparents, Bill and Barbra Jones of Ragsdale; two sisters, Cheryl Brochin of Linton and Donna Brown of Las Vegas, Nev.; and three brothers, Darrell Strosnider of Las Vegas, Donald Strosnider of Linton and Wayne Jones of Auburn, Ill...
Linda Carol Porter (01/05/04)
Linda Carol Porter, 48, of Newberry, died at 11:30 p.m. Friday, Jan. 2, 2004, at Select Specialty Hospital in Bloomington. Born Jan. 16, 1955, in Linton, she was the daughter of Ira Vernon and Norma Howard Zigler. She was a bookkeeper for Valley Implement in Newberry. She was a member of the Newberry United Methodist Church and secretary of the Newberry Fire Department...
Lora E. Knoy (01/05/04)
Lora E. Knoy, 86, of Bloomfield, died at 8:09 p.m. Jan. 1, 2004, at Owen Valley Health Campus in Spencer. Born April 10, 1917, in Newark, she was the daughter of Andrew Jackson and Elisa Martindale Ham. She was a homemaker. She was a member of the Bloomfield United Methodist Church and belonged to the Friendship Class...
Richard D. Edington (01/05/04)
CRANE ---- Richard D. Edington, 36, of Crane, passed away at 4:17 a.m. on Dec. 31, 2003 at Greene County General Hospital. Born Dec. 2, 1967, in Linton, he was the son of James E. and Virginia J. Blaker Edington. He had worked as a laborer. Survivors include his father; two daughters, Elizabeth Edington of Illinois and Lacey Edington of Bloomfield; a sister, Summer Brashier of Linton; grandfather, Ted Blaker of Bloomfield; and two aunts, Connie Howell of Bloomfield and Linda Pyne of Bloomfield...
John G. Deiwert (01/05/04)
John G. Deiwert, 80, of Dugger, passed away at 8:50 a.m. Jan. 2, 2004, at Miller's Merry Manor in Dugger Born in Shelbyville on May 20, 1923, he was the son of Harry and Blanche Deiwert. He was an announcer for WSRK in Shelbyville. Survivors include his wife, Eileen Kelley Deiwert of Linton; five sons, Kevin Deiwert of South Carolina, Jay Deiwert of Mauldin, S.C., Danny Martin of Muncie, Ronald Martin of Princeton and Marvin Martin of Carlisle; five daughters, Cheryl Harrington of New Hampshire, Beverly Waldrop and Jane Brown of Greer, S.C., Sue Sexton of Wilford, S.C. ...
Monica M. Clements (01/05/04)
Monica M. Clements, 75, of Washington, died at 3:10 a.m. on Jan. 4, 2004 at Daviess Community Hospital. Born Feb. 5, 1928, in Daviess County, she was the daughter of Silas Mattingly and Cora Agnes Spaulding. She was a homemaker, a graduate of Montgomery High School and a former employee of the Wooden Key Hallmark shop, retired since 1992. She was a member of the St. Simon Church...
Ruby I. Willhite (01/02/04)
Ruby I. Willhite, 81, of Linton, passed away at 9:05 a.m. on Dec. 31, 2003, at Lyons Health and Living Center. She was born July 20, 1922, in Daviess County, the daughter of Ernest and Hulda Bateman Willhite. She was a factory worker at Uniroyal Tire in Washington before retiring in 1985. She was a member of the Elnora Methodist Church...
Rodney Doyle Page (01/02/04)
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...
Martha L. Hall (01/02/04)
BLOOMFIELD ---- Martha L. Hall, 84, of Bloomfield, died at 12:43 a.m. Jan. 1, 2004, at Greene County General Hospital. Born June 1, 1919, in Scotland, Ind., she was the daughter of john Summerville and Odie Inman Summerville. She had been a personal secretary to Mrs. Tarzian at Sarkes Tarzian, a retired cook and waitress at Toodie's Cafe in Scotland. She was a member of the Scotland United Methodist Church...
Alta Ruth Goad (01/02/04)
BLOOMFIELD ---- Alta Ruth Goad, 86, of Bloomfield, passed away at 4:30 a.m. on Dec. 31, 2003, at the Harrison County Hospital in Corydon. Born Aug. 28, 1917, in Newberry, she was the daughter of Edgar P. and Ada Johnson Killian. She was a homemaker and a member of the Bloomfield Wesleyan Church...
Richard D. Edington (01/02/04)
CRANE ---- Richard D. Edington, 36, of Crane, passed away at 4:17 a.m. on Dec. 31, 2003 at Greene County General Hospital. Born Dec. 2, 1967, in Linton, he was the son of James E. and Virginia J. Blaker Edington. He had worked as a laborer. Survivors include his father; two daughters, Elizabeth Edington of Illinois and Lacey Edington of Bloomfield; a sister, Summer Brashier of Linton; grandfather, Ted Blaker of Bloomfield; and two aunts, Connie Howell of Bloomfield and Linda Payne of Bloomfield...
Ronald DeWayne Smith (01/08/04)
DUGGER ---- Ronald DeWayne Smith, 64, of Carlisle and formerly of Gilmore, died Wednesday, Jan. 7, at 12:35 p.m. at Sullivan County Community Hospital. Born March 4, 1939, in Sullivan County, he was the son of Laota and Grace Henderson Smith. He was retired from General Electric in Linton. He attended Crossroads Community Church in Sullivan. He was a member of Masonic Lodge 721 and Past Patron of O.E.S. 482, both of Dugger...
Wilma Dean Stark (01/08/04)
JASONVILLE ---- Wilma Dean Stark, 85, died at 4:55 p.m. Tuesday, Jan. 6, 2004, at Greene County General Hospital. Born Jan. 15, 1918, in Coalmont, she was the daughter of Ray and Hazel (Rose) Watson. She worked with children at Cosairs Crippled Children's Hospital. She was a member of the Coalmont Baptist Church and a 1936 graduate of Coalmont High School...
Danny Wilhelm Sr. (01/08/04)
LAPORTE ---- Danny W. Wilhelm Sr., 38, of LaPorte, died Sunday, Jan. 4, 2004, at his home. He was a member of Grace Baptist Church of LaPorte, and Sons of the American Legion Gary Hammond Post 1130 of LaPorte. He was a National Guard veteran having served eight years...
Frank R. Hawkins (01/14/04)
A memorial service to celebrate the life of Frank R. Hawkins of Bloomfield who passed away Dec. 28, 2003, in Elizabethtown, Ky., will be at 2 p.m. on Saturday at the Presbyterian Church in Bloomfield. Friends may call one hour prior to the service.
Viola Cox (01/14/04)
BLOOMFIELD ---- Viola Cox, 76, of Bloomfield, died at 6:54 p.m. Tuesday, Jan. 13, 2004, at Bloomington Hospital Born April 14, 1927, in Keavy, Ky., she was the daughter of Willie A. and Elizabeth (Taylor) Sears. She was a homemaker and a member of the First Baptist Church in Linton...
Harry E. "Jack" Walton (01/13/04)
Harry E. "Jack" Walton, 79, of Linton, died at 3:30 p.m. on Sunday, Jan. 11, 2004, at his residence in Linton. Born Jan. 4, 1925, in Linton, he was the son of Harry Earl and Helen (Sargent) Walton. He worked as district sales manager for the Indianapolis Star and News, at NWSC Crane, and at Peabody Coal Company. ...
Clarence J. "Jack" Shaffer (01/13/04)
Clarence J. "Jack" Shaffer, 70, of Elnora, died at 7:20 a.m. Jan. 11, 2004, in Daviess County Hospital. Born Dec. 31, 1933, in Daviess County, he was the son of Clarence and Esther DeBolt Shaffer. He was a U.S. Postal Service mail carrier for 20 years, retiring in 1989...
Rita J. "Folsom" Meadows (01/13/04)
Rita J. "Folsom" Meadows, 46, of Oakland City died at 4:42 p.m. on Saturday, Jan. 10, 2004. Born March 28, 1957, in Oakland City, she was the daughter of Charles and Cleda (Richardson) Folsom. She was a member of American Legion Post 256 Auxiliary and the Oakland City Eagles Lodge Auxiliary. She had worked at K-Mart, Jerry's Restaurant and currently at Buehler's Buy Low in Oakland City...
Edward J. Fox (01/13/04)
Edward J. Fox, 75, of Linton, passed away on Friday, Jan. 9, 2004, at 7:30 p.m. in Greene County General Hospital. Born Aug. 11, 1928, in Cleves, Ohio, he was the son of Edward and Golda Arbogast Fox. He was a truck driver for A&P Food Stores for 40 years and for Kibler Trucking Company until his retirement in 1986. He was a member of the Linton American Legion Post #22 and the Jasonville VFW Post #6225...
John F. Stultz (01/12/04)
John F. Stultz, 77, of Linton passed away at 9:07 a.m. on Sunday, Jan. 11, 2004, at Sullivan County Community Hospital. He was born June 17, 1926, the son of Calvin E. and Edith Pearl (Gordon) Stultz. He was a self-employed truck driver. He is surved by two sons, John F. ...
Delbert Dewayne Hollars (01/12/04)
BICKNELL ---- Delbert Dewayne Hollars, 41, of Bicknell and formerly of Lyons and Marco, died at 1:53 p.m. Sunday, Jan. 11, 2004, at Good Samaritan Hospital in Vincennes. Born Sept. 4, 1962, in Linton, he was the son of Glenn Darrell and Elma Keene Hollars. He was a technician for the Terminix Corporation of Bloomington. He was a 1981 graduate of L&M High School and veteran of the National Guard in Linton...
Edward J. Fox (01/12/04)
Edward J. Fox, 75, of Linton, passed away on Friday, Jan. 9, 2004, at 7:30 p.m. in Greene County General Hospital. Born Aug. 11, 1928, in Mount Nebo, Ohio, he was the son of Edward and Golda Arbogast Fox. He was a veteran of the Korean War, having served with the U.S. ...
Louise Edington (01/12/04)
BLOOMFIELD ---- Louise Edington, 88, of Bloomfield, died at 6:20 p.m. Jan. 8 at her daughter's home in Greene County. Born America Louise Marlin on Nov. 14, 1915, in Vigo County, she was the daughter of John and Mary Gallian Marlin. She was an assembly worker for Sarkes Tarzian, had also worked at RCA and NWSC Crane, and managed a farm with her children. ...
Doris B. Bucher (01/12/04)
BLOOMFIELD ---- Doris B. Bucher, 87, of Bloomfield, died at 3:15 p.m. Jan. 10, 2004, at Lyons Health and Living Center. Born Feb. 12, 1916, in Greene County, she was the daughter of Orville and Khiva Ockerman Hasler. She was a school teacher for many area schools in Greene County. She was a member of the Walnut Grove Church of God, and she attended the Antioch Christian Church and Antioch Ladies Aid...
Wayne E. Brannon (01/12/04)
Wayne E. Brannon, 80, died Saturday, Jan. 10, 2004, at his residence in Linton. Born in Linton Oct. 15, 1923, he was the son of Roy and Maude (Fullom) Brannon. He was a veteran of the U.S. Navy, serving aboard the U.S.S. Tulagi during World War II. He formerly worked at RCA in Bloomington, the Bloomfield Silo Company and Keller Chair Factory in Linton. He also did some construction work. He attended the Church of Christ in Linton...
Thomas Clyde Sponsler Sr. (01/09/04)
Thomas Clyde Sponsler Sr., 85, died Oct. 31, 2003, at the Village Healthcare Center in Hemet, Calif, where he had lived for one year. He had previously lived in Sun City, Calif., for 25 years, and in Linton. He helped his father, Earl Sponsler, in Sponsler's Bakery in Linton for many years. ...
Thomas Dale Sparks (01/09/04)
Thomas Dale Sparks, 45, of Solsberry, passed away Jan. 7, 2004, at his residence. Born Sept. 18, 1958, in Bloomington, he was the son of Alberta M. (Patton) Sparks and the late Donald F. Sparks. He owned and operated Sparks Septic System and Excavation and Spark's Trash Service. He attended Stanford Baptist Church...
Louise M. Edington (01/09/04)
BLOOMFIELD - Louise M. Edington, 88, of Bloomfield, died Thursday, Jan. 8, 2004, at 6:20 p.m. Services are pending at Jerkins Funeral Home in Bloomfield.
Anita Dyer (01/09/04)
WORTHINGTON ---- Anita Dyer, 87, of Worthington, passed away at 10:03 p.m. Wednesday, Jan. 7, 2004, at Bloomington Hospital. Born Jan. 23, 1916, in Worthington she was the daughter of Charles Clayton Adkins and Etna Celestia (Burks) Adkins. She graduated from Indiana University in 1937 and was a junior and senior high school teacher at Worthington-Jefferson School, retiring in 1979. ...
Cleon Bowman (01/02/04)
Cleon Bowman, 84, of Linton, died at 10 a.m. Jan. 1, 2004, at his residence. Born Sept. 7, 1919, in Midway, Ind., he was the son of Adam Bowman and Vena Ann (Gunn) Bowman. He was a veteran of the U.S. Army, having served in World War II; a lineman and repairman for Indiana Bell Company with 36 years of service, retired. ...