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Obituaries from February 2004

Jessie L. Stewart (02/11/04)
SANDBORN ---- Jessie L. Stewart, 96, of Sandborn, passed away at 2:30 p.m. on Feb. 10, 2004, at Glenburn Home in Linton. Born Nov. 10, 1907, in Lewisburg, Ky., she was the daughter of George and Annie (Hudnall) Gilliam. She was a homemaker and member of the Sandborn Christian Church...
Judith Ann Fox (02/18/04)
Judith Ann Fox, 61, of Boonville, died Feb. 17 in St. Mary's Hospital in Evansville. Born Dec. 15 in Princeton, she was the daughter of Gaile and Lillian Imogene (McMahel) Sperry. She was a homemaker and a member of the Bridgeport United Methodist Church. She was active in aerobics, basketball and tennis...
Lester Edmonds Mounts Sr. (02/18/04)
AUBURN, Wash. ---- Lester Edmonds Mounts Sr., 83, died Feb. 14, 2004, in Auburn, Wash. Born Aug. 15, 1920, in Pleasantville, he had lived in the Auburn area for 32 years. He was the son of Oliver and Stella Mounts. He was an electronic technician employed in the aerospace industry. ...
Rev. James "David" Swalls (02/18/04)
HYMERA ---- The Rev. James "David" Swalls, 69, of Hymera, passed away Monday, Feb. 16, 2004 at Regional Hospital int Terre Haute. Born July 18, 1934 in Terre Haute, he was the son of Herman and Vernice (Hawkins) Swalls. He was pastor of Hymera Independent Community Church, retired from Texas Gas, LLC, and a member of The New Creations Gospel Group, Hymera Ministerial Association, VP Greene Co. ...
Roy Howard Bredeweg (02/19/04)
Roy Howard Bredeweg, 94, of Linton, passed away at 11:25 a.m., Wed., Feb. 18, 2004 at Glenburn Home in Linton. Born Dec. 13, 1909 in Greene County, he was the son of John and Ether (Hart) Bredeweg Boriff. He was a retired farmer and drove a Linton-Stockton school bus for 38 years, retiring in 1975. He was a lifetime member of the Saron United Church of Christ in Linton...
Leland E. Craig (02/19/04)
Leland E. Craig, 68, of Bloomfield, passed away Tuesday, Feb. 17, 2004 at 2:20 a.m. in his residence. Born in Martin County on June 12, 1935, he was the son of Dwight and Helen Perkins Craig. He was a construction worker for Ralph Rogers Company for 40 years and was a farmer. He was a member of the Tunnel Hill Pentecostal Church...
Roy Howard Bredeweg (02/20/04)
Roy Howard Bredeweg, 94, of Linton, passed away at 11:25 a.m., Wed, Feb. 18, 2004, at Glenburn Home in Linton. Born Dec. 13, 1909 in Greene County, he was the son of John and Ethel (Hart) Bredeweg Boriff. He was a retired farmer and drove a Linton-Stockton school bus for 38 years, retiring in 1975. He was a lifetime member of the Saron United Church of Christ in Linton...
Charles K. "Ken" Miller (02/20/04)
TERRE HAUTE ---- Charles K. "Ken" Miller, 85, of Terre Haute, passed away Wednesday, Feb. 18, at Union Hospital in Terre Haute. Born April 27, 1918 in Paris, Ill., he was the son of Charles and Grace (Sisson) Miller. He owned and operated Weberg's Furniture for 42 years. He served in World War II in the Navy, and at Wabash River Ordinance Works in Newport. He was a member of Centenary United Methodist Church, Terre Haute Elks Lodge 86, and Masonic Lodge 268 in Paris, Ill...
Roy F. Owen (02/20/04)
INDIANAPOLIS ---- Roy F. Owen, 88, of Indianapolis, passed away Wednesday, Feb. 18, 2004 at Methodist Hospital in Indianapolis. He was born in Clay County on Jan. 31, 1916, and was the son of Everett and Alpina (Burris) Owen. He served in World War II in the Army, and was an inspector of National Bureau of Standards and Calibrations for Naval Avionics for 36 years. ...
Martha E. Padgett (02/20/04)
Martha E. Padgett, formerly of Greene County, passed away Thursday, Feb. 19, 2004 at 12:50 a.m. at Countryside Manor Nursing Home in Anderson. Born Sept. 29, 1911, she was the daughter of William and Alice (Taylor) Jackson. She was a homemaker and a member of the Koleen United Methodist Church, Koleen Ladies Aid, and Quilting Club...
Leona May "Dot" Ferguson (02/18/04)
ELLETTSVILLE ---- Leona May "Dot" Ferguson , 81, of Ellettsville, passed away Monday, Feb. 16, 2004, at Richland-Bean Blossom Health Care Center in Ellettsville. Born March 6, 1921, in Bedford, she was the daughter of Sam and Wyrtie (Hudson) Edington...
Betty J. Crowder (02/18/04)
Betty J. Crowder, 71, of Linton, passed away Tuesday, Feb. 17, at her residence. Born Aug. 10, 1932, she was the daughter of Jessie and Violet (Myers) Miller. She was retired with 27 years of service from RCA in Bloomington. She was a member of the Lyons Community Church...
Ray A. Gainey (02/12/04)
GREENWOOD ---- Ray A. Gainey, 80, of Greenwood and formerly of Bloomfield, passed Tuesday, Feb. 10, 2004 at 10:20 a.m. at Community South Hospital in Greenwood. Born Feb. 1, 1924, in Greene County, he was the son of Thurman and Lovia (Fitzpatrick) Gainey...
Clyde E. Anderson (02/13/04)
JASONVILLE ---- Clyde E. Anderson, 79, of Jasonville, passed Feb. 12, 2004, at Shakamak Good Samaritan Nursing Center. Born Dec. 7, 1924, in Jasonville, he was the son of Harry and Ruth White Anderson. He was a maintenance worker for the Indiana Department of Natural Resources at Shakamak State Park. He was a veteran of the U.S. Army, having served during World War II...
Inez E. Stark (02/13/04)
COALMONT ---- Inez E. Stark, 85, of Coalmont, passed away at 7 a.m. on Thursday, Feb. 12, 2004, at Regional Hospital in Terre Haute. Born March 1, 1918, in Jasonville, she was the daughter of John Robert and Martha Ashcraft Gibson. She had been a bookkeeper for Siepman Coal Company for five years and Postmistress of the Coalmont Post Office for 37 years...
Emily Marie (Ketchem) Bailey (02/16/04)
Emily Marie (Ketchem) Bailey, 70, formerly of Bedford, died Saturday, Feb. 14, 204 at Westview Manor Nursing Home. Born Dec. 8, 1933 in Martin County, she was the daughter of Victor and Ava (Beasley) Gee and Iva Russell. She married Marvin Bailey on July 12, 1986...
Bruce A. Trusty (02/16/04)
TERRE HAUTE ---- Bruce A. Trusty, 49, of Terre Haute, passed away at 9:35 a.m. Wednesday, Feb. 11, 2004 at Union Hospital in Terre Haute. Born Aug. 30, 1954 in Terre Haute, he was the son of James H. and Loretta L. (Hallmark) Trusty. He was a founding member of ROC and a veteran of the U.S. Navy...
Alice La Vonnie Uffman (02/16/04)
INDIANAPOLIS ---- Alice La Vonnie Uffman, 80, of Indianapolis and formerly of Linton, passed away at 3:05 p.m. Friday, Feb. 13, 2004, at Indiana University Medical Center. Born Sept. 23, 1923, in Anderson, she was the daughter of Frank Yunker and Charlette Neighbors Yunker...
Edith Marie Hamilton (02/17/04)
BLOOMFIELD ---- Edith Marie Hamilton, 97, of Bloomfield, passed away at 7:20 p.m. Sunday, Feb. 15, at Lyons Health and Living Center. Born May 2, 1906, in Taylor Township in Greene County, she was the daughter of Riley Owen Gainey and Frances E. Bennett Gainey...
Evelyn Swango (02/17/04)
Evelyn Swango, 87, of Worthington, passed away on Sunday, Feb. 15, 2004 at 7 p.m. in the Lyons Health and Living Center. She was born in Greene County on May 19, 1916 to William and Ethal Casner Thompson. She was a homemaker and a member of the Living Faith Christian Church in Worthington...
Leland E. Craig (02/18/04)
Leland E. Craig, 68, of Bloomfield, passed away Tuesday, Feb. 17, 2004 at 2:20 a.m. in his residence. Born in Martin County on June 12, 1935, he was the son of Dwight and Helen Perkins Craig. He was a construction worker for Ralph Rogers Company for 40 years and was a farmer. He was a member of the Tunnel Hill Pentecostal Church...
Lowell R. Blume (02/23/04)
Lowell R. Blume, 75, of Texas, passed away on Feb. 17, 2004. He was born March 29, 1978 in Linton, the son of Mr. and Mrs. Arvel Blume. He was a member of the S.P. Waltrip Lodge 1328 (A.F.&A.M. of Texas), 32nd Degree Scottish Rite of Free Masonry and Arabia Shrine Temple and member of the Motor Corp...
Patricia (Pat) L. Cody (02/23/04)
Patricia (Pat) L. Cody, 72, of Linton, passed at 3:40 p.m. Feb. 20 at Linton Nursing Home. Born Oct. 20, 1932 in Indianapolis, she was the daughter of William Edward Scott and Annabell Lou (Sawyer) Scott. She was a CNA at Glenburn Home with 36 years of service, and had been retired since 1998. She was a member of the Moose Lodge, American Legion Post 22 Auxiliary, and VFW Post 7118 Ladies Auxiliary...
Phillip I. Gallagher, Sr. (02/23/04)
Phillip I. Gallagher, Sr., of Hymera, passed away at his residence at 2 p.m. Friday, Feb. 20, 2004. He was born in Sullivan on Oct. 19, 1930, the son of Michael and Minnie (Hart) Gallagher. He was a Korean War veteran, a retired United Mine Worker; a member of the WhoSoEverWill Church in Dugger; the Loyal Order of Moose in Tuscola, Ill.; the Russell Shepherd American Legion; the Masonic Lodge; and the Order of Odd Fellows all of Hymera...
Stewart G. "Bud" Wynn (02/24/04)
Stewart G. "Bud" Wynn, 71, of Jasonville, passed away Saturday, Feb. 21, 2004 at 4:31 p.m. at his residence in Jasonville. He was born in Tazewell, Va., on Oct. 10, 1932, to John and Sally (Gillispie) Wynn. He served in the U.S. Army in the Korean War. ...
Dorothy E. Chaney (02/25/04)
BLOOMFIELD ---- Dorothy E. Chaney, 93, of Bloomfield, passed away at 12:24 p.m. at Greene County General Hospital. Born May 1, 1910 in Greene County, she was the daughter of Lewis A. and Lillian Harris Buzan. She was a homemaker. She was a member of Bethany Christian Church and attended Mineral United Methodist Church...
Marvin Leon Harris (02/25/04)
TIALNEPANTLA ESTADO, Mexico ---- Marvin Leon Harris, 63, formerly of Jasonville, passed away Saturday, Feb. 21, 2004 in Mexico. Born April 11, 1940 in Jasonville, he was the son of Marvin and Lois (Heschelman) Harris. He was a retired electrician, and a member of the International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers Local 725...
Myra L. Lawson (02/25/04)
Myra L. Lawson, 67, passed away Sunday, Feb. 22, 2004 at 4:48 p.m. at Greene County General Hospital in Linton. Born Feb. 10, 1937, in Evansville, she was the daughter of Norman and Beatrice (Petty) Cooper. She was a homemaker and a member of the United Methodist Church of Worthington, and a member of the VFW Post 7117 Ladies Auxiliary...
Janice Graber Musgrave (02/25/04)
BARGERSVILLE ---- Janice Graber Musgrave, 63, of rural Bargersville, passed away on Feb. 20 at Community South Hospital in Indianapolis. Born Feb. 15, 1941 in Linton, she was the daughter of Otha and Wilma Graber. She graduated from Shakamak High School in 1959, and worked in nursing for 17 years, retiring in 1997. ...
Darlene Woods (02/26/04)
Darlene Woods, 63, of Linton, passed away Feb. 25, 2004 at Greene County General Hospital. Arrangements are pending at Anderson-Poindexter Funeral Home.
Ralph Dean (02/27/04)
Ralph Dean, 90, passed away today, Feb. 27, 2004 at 2:10 a.m. at Glenburn Home in Linton. Born May 10, 1913 in Greene County, he was the son of Frank and Fannie Belle (Gabbard) Dean. He was the co-owner and manager of Dean Brothers Trucking, and a member of the Linton Assembly of God Church. He was a loving and caring father, grandfather, and great-grandfather...
Bonnie J. Lester (02/27/04)
Bonnie J. Lester, 96, of Bloomfield, passed away Thursday, Feb. 26, 2004, at 2:30 p.m. at Lyons Health and Living Center. Born May 8, 1907 in Greene County, she was the daughter of Orlando and Lilly (Morris) Roach. She was a homemaker and a member of the Switz City Christian Church...
Carolyn June Walters (02/27/04)
COALMONT ---- Carolyn June Walters, 64, of Coalmont, passed away at 10:46 a.m. Thursday, Feb. 26, at Sullivan County Community Hospital in Sullivan. Burn June 3, 1939 in Greene County, she was the daughter of Miner and Lucille (Black) Walters. She was an administrative assistant at the Department of Natural Resources in Jasonville...
Lucile C. Thomasson (02/24/04)
Lucile C. Thomasson, 70, of Bloomfield, passed away Sunday, Feb. 22, 2004, at 1:43 p.m. at Bloomington Hospital. Born June 16, 1933 in Highland Falls, New York, she was the daughter of Alexander and Helen (Traudt) McDaniel. She was a retired Supply Technician at NWSC Crane...
Powell asks for more money for Holtsclaw (02/24/04)
Greene County Prosecutor David Powell told the county council that granting a sizable pay increase to his deputy prosecutor is essential to retaining good, talented, qualified attorneys not only for his staff, but future prosecutor teams. The discussion is not a new one between the council and the prosecutor. It's been ongoing for about three years...
William Paul "Bill" Hunter (02/23/04)
William Paul "Bill" Hunter, 78, of Worthington, passed away Friday, Feb. 20, 2004, at 6:20 p.m. at Lyons Health and Living Center in Lyons. Born Oct. 3, 1925, in Worthington, he was the son of Paul and Ruby (Wimmer) Hunter. He was a retired rural mail carrier and a member of the First Baptist...
Myra Lawson (02/23/04)
Myra Lawson, 66, of Worthington, passed away Feb. 22 at 4:48 p.m. at Greene County General Hospital in Linton. Funeral arrangements are pending at Anderson-Poindexter Memory Chapel in Linton.
Sheila S. Morron (02/23/04)
NEWBERRY ---- Shiela S. Morron, 67, of Newberry, passed away at 8 a.m. on Feb. 21, 2004 at her residence. Born Nov. 5, 1936, in Tarobolton, Scotland, she was the daughter of William Adair and Jeanie Hunter Adair. She was a homemaker. She was a member of the Harvest Community Church, and former member of the Order of Eastern Star in Solsberry...
Pearl Joyce Smith (02/23/04)
APOPKA, Fla. ---- Pearl Joyce Smith, 79, of Apopka, FL, passed away Wednesday, Feb. 18, 2004. She was born in Sullivan, and was a retired civil servant from Naval Surface Warfare Center, Crane Division. Survivors include one son, Robert Smith III and wife Cheryl of Indianapolis; two daughters, Jacqueline Smith of Carmichael, Calif., and Jill Johnson-Pelley and husband Michael of Apopka, Fla.; two sisters, Kay Harris of Kaufman, Texas, and Luella Strange of Salt Lake City, Utah; and four grandchildren, Natalie Martyn of Cincinnati, Ohio, Neil Johnson of Bloomington, Ryan Johnson of Terre Haute, and Shane Robinson of Indianapolis.. ...
Stewart G. "Bud" Wynn (02/23/04)
Stewart G. "Bud" Wynn, 71, of Jasonville, passed away Saturday, Feb. 21, 2004, at 4:31 p.m. at his residence in Jasonville. He was born in Tazewell, Va., on Oct. 10, 1932, to John and Sally (Gillispie) Wynn. He served in the Marine Corps during the Korean War. ...
Lyle L. Yake (02/23/04)
Lyle L. Yake, 87, passed away Friday, Feb. 20, 2004, at Glenburn Home in Linton. He was born in Adams County on Jan. 27, 1917, the son of Henry and Mary (Wolf) Yake. He moved to Greene County in 1946 to install the sewer system for Crane Village. He also dredged and cleaned ditches for area farmers, and he and his brother designed, patented and sold a brush bucket he used to dredge ditches for farmers in the area...
Allen Wayne Chambers (02/24/04)
Allen Wayne Chambers, 71, formerly of Ellettsville, passed away at 6:58 a.m., Monday, Feb. 23, 2004, at Linton Nursing and Rehab Center. Born June 7, 1933 in Monroe County, he was the son of Guy and Silvia Chambers. He was the owner of the Superior Body Shop in Spencer...
Patricia (Pat) L. Cody (02/24/04)
Patricia (Pat) L. Cody, 71, of Linton, passed at 3:40 p.m. Feb. 20 at Linton Nursing Home. Born Oct. 20, 1932 in Indianapolis, she was the daughter of William Edward Scott and Annabell Lou (Sawyer) Scott. She was a CNA at Glenburn Home with 36 years of service, and had been retired since 1998. She was a member of the Moose Lodge, American Legion Post 22 Auxiliary, and VFW Post 7118 Ladies Auxiliary...
Myra L. Lawson (02/24/04)
Myra L. Lawson, 67, passed away Sunday, Feb. 22, 2004, at 4:48 p.m. at Greene County General Hospital in Linton. Born Feb. 10, 1937 in Evansville, she was the daughter of Norman and Beatrice (Petty) Cooper. She was a homemaker and a member of the United Methodist Church of Worthington, and a member of VFW Post 7117 Ladies Auxiliary...
Darlene R. Woods (02/27/04)
Darlene R. Woods, 63, of Linton, passed away Wednesday, Feb. 25, 2004 at 8:03 p.m. at Greene County General Hospital. Born Dec. 13, 1940 in Sullivan, she was the daughter of Kenneth and Vincel (Parks) Engle. She was retired with 17 years of service from the General Electric Plant in Linton. She was a member of Bethel Community Church of Dugger, and the Pink Ladies Auxiliary at Greene County General Hospital...
Ruth B. Smallwood (02/11/04)
FREELANDVILLE ---- Ruth B. Smallwood, 83, of Freelandville, passed away at 5:55 a.m. on Feb. 8, 2004 at Freelandville Community Home. She was born Jan. 11, 1921, in Rushville. She cleaned office buildings in Indianapolis. Survivors include two children, Marilyn Vansyoc of Carthage, Ind., and Linda Roberts of Sandborn; a brother, Alonzo Glore Jr. of Chandler, Ind...
Dorothy Brady (02/02/04)
Dorothy Brady, 95, of Linton, passed away at 8:30 p.m. on Sunday, Feb. 1, 2004 at Glenburn Nursing Home. Arrangements are pending at Welch and Cornett Funeral Home Linton Chapel.
Harry L. Burcham (02/04/04)
Harry L. Burcham, 78, of Ellettsville, passed away Monday, Feb. 2, 2004 at his residence. Born April 20, 1925, in Greene County, he was the son of Claude and Inez (Smith) Burcham. He was a U.S. Navy veteran of World War II. He was retired from the administration office at Crane and had been a watchmaker. He had attended Walnut Creek Church of God and was a member of the American Legion in Bloomington and the Bloomington VFW...
William Joseph "Bill" Deatrick (02/04/04)
LYONS ---- William Joseph "Bill" Deatrick, 88, of Worthington, died at 9:15 p.m. Tuesday, Feb. 3, at Lyons Health and Living Center. Funeral arrangements are pending at Welch and Cornett Funeral Home in Worthington.
William A. "Bill" Denny (02/04/04)
William A. "Bill" Denny, 80, of Lyons, died at 1:03 p.m. Monday, Feb. 2, at the Covered Bridge Health Campus in Seymour. Born June 20, 1923, in Seymour, he was the son of Jacob Frank and Straussie Fleetwood Denny. He owned and operated a service in station in Lyons for 29 years. He was a school bus driver for L&M and White River Valley schools for 40 years, and was a farmer...
Helen V. Hunley (02/04/04)
Helen V. Hunley, 86, of Dugger, died at 4:55 p.m. Feb. 1, 2004, in Greene County General Hospital. Born Sept. 6, 1917 in Linton, she was the daughter of Thomas J. and Minnie (Dover) Small. She was a member of the Saron United Church of Christ in Linton and Order of Eastern Star Chapter 482 in Dugger. She was a homemaker...
Lowell S. Pope (02/04/04)
Lowell S. Pope, 78, died Jan. 26, 2004, in Kingwood, Texas. Born Oct. 25, 1925, he was the son of Lloyd and Aerie Pope of Jasonville. He served his country in the U.S. Merchant Marine during World War II. Survivors include his wife of 59 years, Donna Pope of Vacaville, Calif.; sons Alan Pope and his wife Cheryl of East Peoria, Ill., Gary Pope and his wife Susan of Kingwood, Texas; grandchildren Julie Eakin and Danielle Pope, Kimberly Pope and Heather Noe, Amy Cade, Jodie Hannan, Marcy Jones, Haley Pope and Todd Scherer; and five great-grandchildren.. ...
William Joseph "Bill" Deatrick (02/05/04)
William Joseph "Bill" Deatrick, 88, of Worthington, passed away at 9:15 p.m. Tuesday Feb. 3, 2004 at Lyons Health and Living Center. He was born March 16, 1915 in New Albany to William C. and Corrine (Rutledge) Deatrick. He was a building contractor and retired farmer. He was a member of the Worthington Christian Church, Worthington Masonic Lodge 577 F&AM and was a director of the Worthington State Bank for 25 years. He was an Army veteran of World War II...
Mildred French (02/05/04)
Mildred French, 88 of Galesburg, Ill., passed away at 9:50 p.m. on Feb. 3, 2004 in the Knox County Nursing Home, Knoxville. She was born Oct. 6, 1915 in Belleville, Ill. to Samuel and Matilda Hentschel Woodward. She married Goebel W. French on Sept. 17, 1941 in Perryville, Ohio...
Elmer Wayne Thomas (02/05/04)
Elmer Wayne Thomas, 85, Shelbyville died Feb. 4, 2004 at his residence. Born July 23, 1918 in Bloomfield, he was the son of Villouogh and Maude Alice Flater Thomas. He married the former Flora Diana Busby on Feb. 21, 1938. She preceded him in death March 2002. The couple moved from the area in 1946 and operated Thomas Fruit Market, Thomas Superette and Thomas Super Market ---- all in Shelbyville ---- until he retired in 1983...
Leona (Lechien) Wilson (02/05/04)
Leona (Lechien) Wilson, 97, of Linton, passed away at 9:30 p.m. on Wednesday, Feb. 4, 2004 in Greene County General Hospital. She was born in Linton on June 23, 1906 to Emile and Emma Peltier Lechien. She was a clerk at GC Murphys and a past member of the Linton Assembly of God Church...
Helen V. Hunley (02/03/04)
Helen V. Hunley, 86, of Dugger, died at 4:55 p.m. Feb. 1, 2004, in Greene County General Hospital. Born Sept. 6, 1917 in Linton, she was the daughter of Thomas J. and Minnie (Dover) Small. She was a member of the Saron United Church of Christ in Linton and Order of Eastern Star Chapter 482 in Dugger. She was a homemaker...
William A. "Bill" Denny (02/03/04)
LYONS ---- William A. "Bill" Denny of Lyons, died Feb. 2, 2004, in Seymour. Arrangements are pending at Jenkins Funeral Home in Lyons.
Loretta June Hair (02/02/04)
Loretta June Hair, 73, Jasonville died Friday, Jan. 30 at Sullivan Community Hospital. Born Feb. 2, 1930 in Jasonville, she was the daughter of Claude Edmondson and Bernice McCarthy Edmondson. She was a homemaker and a member of the Jasonville American Legion Auxiliary No. 172...
Norman J. Hines (02/02/04)
Norman J. Hines, 80, Terre Haute died Friday, Jan. 30 at his residence. Born Nov. 28, 1923 in Sullivan County, he was the son of Albert and Edna Wolfe Hines. He was a World War II veteran of the 8th U.S. Air Corps assigned to the 95th Bomb Group 334th Squadron that was downed by enemy fire on May 29, 1944. ...
Billy L. Miller (02/02/04)
Billy L. Miller, 76, of Linton, passed away on Friday, Jan. 30, 2004 at 4:18 p.m. in Greene County General Hospital. He was born on May 12, 1927 in Clay City to Ralph R. and Roslea Flynn Miller. He had owned and operated a pottery factory in Arizona. He was a veteran of the Korean War and was a member of the Frank Courtney American Legion Post 22 in Linton...
James W. Poynter (02/02/04)
James W. Poynter, 57, of Larado, Texas and formerly from Indiana, died Jan. 31, 2004 at the Doctors Hospital in Larado. Born Jan. 5, 1947, in Bobtown, Ky., he was the son of Alonzo and Maggie Poynter Burnett. He was a longtime truck driver and mechanic. He was an avid NASCAR fan...
Phillip S. Rinsch (02/02/04)
Phillip S. Rinsch, 52, of rural Lyons and formerly of Freelandville, died at 3:15 a.m. on Saturday, Jan. 31, 2004 in Bloomington Hospital. Born in Vincennes, he was the son of Paul and Eva M. (Coleman) Rinsch. He graduated from North Knox High School and Indiana State University. He was a retired farmer...
William K. Street (02/02/04)
William K. Street, 90, of Madison and formerly of Bloomfield, died Thursday, Jan. 29, 2003 at The Medical Center of Southern Indiana in Charlestown. Born April 10, 1913 in Greene County, he was the son of Wilbur and Letha Anderson Street. A self-employed chef, he also formerly operated a window cleaning business in Bloomington, Martinsville and Cincinnati, Ohio. He attended the Bloomington Seventh Day Adventist Church...
Una Willoughby (02/02/04)
Una Willoughby, 76, of Carlisle, passed away at her residence Saturday, Jan. 31, 2004 at 10:45 p.m. She was born in Perry County, Ky., the daughter of Arnold West and Rettie Barger. She is survived by her mother, Rettie West of Scottsburg; husband, James Willoughby of Carlisle; two sons, John Willoughby of Carlisle and Rick Willoughby of Naples, Fla.; five daughters, Jo Ann Starker and Linda Mothershed of Inverness, Fla., Lois Nance of Branden, Fla., Vicki Stanley and Jessie Alice McKinnon of Indianapolis; four brothers, Haiger West, Wayne West, and Walter West of Austin, and Ova West of Stilesville; one sister, Geraldine Jones of Austin; 18 grandchildren; and 21 great grandchildren.. ...
Michael E. Beaupain (02/03/04)
Michael E. Beaupain, 58, died Sunday, Feb. 1, 2004, at his residence in Troy, Texas. Born Oct. 13, 1945, in Jasonville, he was the son of Mortiz Junior and Betty Michael Beaupain. He was a sales representative with American National Insurance Company. He served in the U.S. Army in Vietnam from 1965-79. He was a member of the American Legion Post 172...
Dorothy Brady (02/03/04)
Dorothy Brady, 95, of Linton, died at 8:30 a.m. Sunday, Feb. 1, 2004, at Glenburn Home in Linton. Born Dec. 10, 1908, she was the daughter of David and Clara (Gabbard) Baughman. She was a beauty operator and member of the Worthington First Baptist Church...
Joe Berry (02/06/04)
PLAINVILLE ---- Joe Berry, 79, of Plainville, died at 8:28 a.m. Thursday, Feb. 5, 2004, at Eastgate Manor Nursing Center. Born Aug. 18, 1924, in Greene County, he was the son of Johnny M. and Anna B. Fielder Berry. He was a retired rural mail carrier in Plainville and Montgomery. ...
William Joseph "Bill" Deatrick (02/06/04)
William Joseph "Bill" Deatrick, 88, of Worthington, passed away at 9:15 p.m. Tuesday Feb. 3, 2004, at Lyons Health and Living Center. He was born March 16, 1915, in New Albany to William C. and Corrine (Rutledge) Deatrick. He was a building contractor and retired farmer. He was a member of the Worthington Christian Church, Worthington Masonic Lodge 577 F&AM and was a director of the Worthington State Bank for 25 years. He was an Army veteran of World War II...
Larry J. Gore (02/06/04)
JASONVILLE ---- Larry J. Gore, 51, of Jasonville, died at 11:30 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 5, at his residence. Arrangements are pending at McClanahan-Lee Funeral Home in Jasonville.
Glen Shipley (02/09/04)
Glen Shipley, 64, of Linton passed away Feb. 8, 2004 at 8:30 p.m. in Linton. Funeral arrangements are pending at Newkirk's Funeral Home in Dugger.
William "Bill" L. Sullivan (02/09/04)
William "Bill" L. Sullivan, 69, of Linton, died at 6:48 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 5, at Greene County General Hospital. Born April 24, 1934, in Linton, he was the son of Frank and Bertha (Fenson) Sullivan. He retired from Jack Wheeler Ford after working 32 years as a mechanic, and he owned Sullivan Auto for 20 years. He attended Saron United Church of Christ in Linton...
Imogene Bruce (02/10/04)
Imogene Bruce, 74, of Worthington, passed away at 12:30 a.m. on Sunday, Feb. 9, 2004, at Bloomington Hospital. She was born Nov. 2, 1929 in Owensburg, the daughter of Frank and Ruby Waggner Baker. She was retired from NWSC Crane. Survivors include one daughter, Billie Jean and her husband David Laughlin of Worthington; two brothers, Paul Baker of Owensburg and Charles Baker of Oolitic; two sisters, Ethel Jackson of Owensburg and Carol Wisely of Oolitic; three grandchildren, Theresa, Tracy and Jessica; two great-grandchildren, Jeffry and Larissa; and companion, Max Linkenhoker.. ...
Georganna Lynn Bruswitz (02/10/04)
EUREKA, Ill. ---- Georganna Lynn Bruswitz, 95, passed away at 9 a.m. Sunday, Feb. 8, 2004, at the Apostolic Christian Home of Roanoke where she had been a resident. Born March 12, 1908, in Linton, she was the daughter of Arthur Truman and Olive Belle Thorne Symms...
Arthur E. Griggs (02/10/04)
JASONVILLE ---- Arthur E. Griggs, 80, of Jasonville, passed away at 12:30 a.m. today in his residence. Funeral arrangements are pending at McClanahan-Lee Funeral Home in Jasonville.
Aubra Jade Hiland (02/10/04)
BLOOMFIELD ---- Aubra Jade Hiland, 18, of Bloomfield, passed away at 11:28 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 7, 2004, at Schneck Memorial Hospital in Seymour. Born May 16, 1985 in Coatsville, she was the daughter of Jeffery and Peggy Waggoner Hiland of Bloomfield...
Glen M. Shipley (02/10/04)
Glen M. Shipley, 64, of Linton, passed away at 8:30 p.m. Sunday, Feb. 8, 2004, in Linton. He was born in Hammond on July 25, 1939, the son of William Oval and Estella Beaman Shipley. He was employed at Parkview Bowling Lanes in Linton. Survivors include his wife, Mildred Lucas Shipley; three sons, Brian Shipley and Dale Shipley, both of Linton and Gary Shipley of New Lebanon; three brothers, Leroy Shipley of Bloomington, Virgil Shipley of Connersville and Melvin Shipley of Carlisle; two grandchildren, Rodney and Jessica Shipley and two great-grandchildren, Gavin Ball and Autumn Shipley.. ...
Harold Lenard Thompson (02/10/04)
Harold Lenard Thompson, 78, of Graysville, passed away at 4:43 a.m. Sunday, Feb. 8, 2004, in Sullivan Health and Living Center. Born Dec. 23, 1925, in Sullivan County, he was the son of Lenard and Gertrude Harris Thompson. He was retired from the U.S. Navy as an LCDR. He was a life member of American Legion Post 139 and a life member of the Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 2459. He had served in World War II, Korea and Vietnam. He was a member of the Wabash Valley Community Church in Graysville...
Robert H. Weber Sr. (02/10/04)
INDIANAPOLIS ---- Robert H. Weber Sr., 74, of Indianapolis, passed away Feb. 7, 2004. He was a biochemist with Eli Lilly and Company, and had also worked for Link-Belt. He was a member of the West Park Christian Church, the Evergreen-Oriental Masonic Lodge 500, and the Corinthian Eastern Star 456...
Irma G. Scott (02/09/04)
JASONVILLE ---- Irma G. Scott, 91, of Jasonville, passed away Thursday, Feb. 5, at 8:50 p.m. at Greene County General Hospital in Linton. Born Feb. 2, 1913, in Hymera, she was the daughter of Orville E. and Minnie Byerly Burger. She was a homemaker, a member of the Jasonville United Methodist Church and past matron of the Eastern Star, Bowling Green Chapter...
Richard R. "Dick" Mullis (02/09/04)
Richard R. "Dick" Mullis, 68, of Tell City, died Saturday at 7:30 p.m. at Owensboro Medical Health System in Kentucky. He was born May 23, 1935 in Linton, the son of Paul H. and Ethel M. (Wadleigh) Mullis. He was a member of the Indiana National Guard, the First Christian Church of Troy, Ind., and the Masonic Lodge in Tell city. ...
Eva Lundy (02/06/04)
Eva Lundy, 102, died this morning, Feb. 6, 2004, at Shakamak Good Samaritan Center in Jasonville. Arrangements are pending at Welch and Cornett Linton Chapel.
Irma G. Scott (02/06/04)
JASONVILLE ---- Irma G. Scott, 91, of Jasonville, died Thursday, Feb. 5, at 8:50 p.m. at Greene County General Hospital in Linton. Arrangements are pending at McClanahan-Lee Funeral Home in Jasonville.
William "Bill" L. Sullivan (02/06/04)
William "Bill" L. Sullivan, 69, of Linton, died at 6:48 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 5, at Greene County General Hospital. Born April 24, 1934, in Linton, he was the son of Frank and Bertha (Fenson) Sullivan. He retired from Jack Wheeler Ford after working 32 years as a mechanic, and he owned Sullivan Auto for 20 years. He attended Saron United Church of Christ in Linton...
Betty Thomas Brewer Feuquay (02/06/04)
JASONVILLE ---- Betty Thomas Brewer Feuquay, 79, of Jasonville, died at 9:32 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 5, at Terre Haute South Rehabilitation Center. Arrangements are pending at McClanahan-Lee Funeral Home in Jasonville.
James Lawrence Ellis (02/09/04)
James Lawrence Ellis, 75, of Linton, died Sunday, Feb. 7, 2004, at the Greene County General Hospital. He was born in Blue Ridge, Ga., on Sept. 19, 1928, the son of Homer and Pauline (Chapman) Ellis. He was an Air Force veteran of the Korean War. He was a retired tree trimmer and structural steel worker, and was a member of the Iron Workers of Terre Haute...
Betty Lou "Nanny" Thomas Brewer Feuquay (02/09/04)
Betty Lou "Nanny" Thomas Brewer Feuquay, 78, died at 9:32 p.m. on Thursday at Health South in Terre Haute. Born Sept. 12, 1925, in Jasonville, she was the daughter of Claude Thomas and Cora Zurcher Thomas. She retired as a bookkeeper for A&P, and was a cook at the Sea Cove Restaurant. She was a 1943 graduate of Jasonville High School, attended Friendly Grove Baptist Church, was an avid bingo player and enjoyed her family...
Larry J. Gore (02/09/04)
Larry J. Gore, 51, of Jasonville died at 11:30 p.m. on Thursday, Feb. 5, 2004, at his residence. Born Dec. 24, 1952, he was the son of Stanley and Ruth Hert Gore. He was retired from Peabody Coal Company's Hawthorn Mine. He was a member of Millwright Local 1003 in Indianapolis, and a member of the Friendly Grove Baptist Church...
Eva Lundy (02/09/04)
Eva Lundy, 100, died at 5:25 a.m. Friday, Feb. 6, at the Shakamak Good Samaritan Center in Jasonville. Born Nov. 16, 1903, in Greene County, she was the daughter of Alvador and Lou (Robinson) Harper. She had worked as a cook at Glenburn Home in Linton. She was of the Church of God faith...
Audrey Gray Martin (02/09/04)
Audrey Gray Martin, 83, of Linton, died at 4:15 p.m. Friday, Feb. 6, at Grandview Manor Nursing Home in Martinsville. Born in Linton Dec. 21, 1920, she was the daughter of Lowery and Etha N. (Alexander) Millick. She had moved to Linton in July 1974 from Martinsville. She was a member of the Calvary Baptist Church of Linton...
Arthur E. "Bill" Griggs (02/11/04)
JASONVILLE ---- Arthur E. "Bill" Griggs, 80, passed away at 12:30 a.m. on Tuesday, Feb. 10, 2004, at his residence. Born June 7, 1923, in Sullivan County, he was the son of Hanson "Matt" and Lena M. (Turley) Griggs. He was a member of the Christadelphian Church since 1948 and a member of the United Mine Workers of America. He was retired from Peabody Coal Company and a veteran of the U.S. Navy...