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Obituaries from July 2005

Betty K. Rowe (07/29/05)
Betty K. Rowe, 83, of Bloomfield, passed away at 9 p.m. on Wednesday, July 27, 2005 at the Greene County General Hospital in Linton. Born June 18, 1922 in West Baden, she was the daughter of Prather and Clara (Schultz) Hendrix. She was married to Vernon C. Rowe, who passed away in 1998...
Bert Jay "B.J." Bredeweg (07/25/05)
Bert Jay "B.J." Bredeweg, 72, of Lyons, passed away at 11:10 p.m. on Saturday, July 23, 2005 at his residence after a seven-year battle with cancer. Born June 22, 1933 in Linton, he was the son of Herbert A. and Frances (Brookshire) Bredeweg. On March 4, 1956, he married Janet Gail Thornton...
David L. Abrell (07/25/05)
David L. Abrell, 70, passed away Thursday, July 21, 2005, in Elkhart. Survivors include: three daughters, Paula Buskirk of Jasonville, Nancy Jackson of Jasonville, and Sharon Sims of Elkhart; two brothers, Foster L. Abrell of Elkhart and Clay Abrell of Elkhart; and six grandchildren...
Sharon L. (Shepherd) Hughbanks (07/21/05)
Sharon L. (Shepherd) Hughbanks, 57, of Linton, passed away at 10 a.m. Monday, July 18, 2005, at her residence. Born August 23, 1947 in Linton, she was the daughter of John and Essie (Miller) Shepherd Allen. She was a cook at the Linton Nursing Home...
Bradley K. Anderson (07/21/05)
Bradley K. Anderson, 35, of Linton, passed away at 4:30 a.m. Wednesday, July 20, 2005, in Linton. Born February 4, 1970 in Sullivan, he was the son of Jerry and Margie A. (Carrico) Anderson. He graduated from Linton-Stockton High School in 1988 and worked for Pre-Cast Concrete Co. of Switz City for 10 years. He was a member of the Sons of the Legion Frank Courtney American Legion Post 22...
R. Vivian Wilson-Garsnett (07/20/05)
R. Vivian Wilson-Garsnett, 78, of Bloomington, passed away Monday, July 18, 2005, at her daughter's residence in Stinesville. Born June 10, 1927 in Coal City, she was the daughter of Walter and Lola Belle (Jones) Parks. She was a former employee of RCA of Bloomington and was a member of the Ellettsville Church of Christ. She was an accomplished seamstress and loved to play cards, especially Canasta...
Sharon L. (Shepherd) Hughbanks (07/20/05)
Sharon L. (Shepherd) Hughbanks, 57, of Linton, passed away at 10 a.m. Monday, July 18, 2005, at her residence. Born August 23, 1947 in Linton, she was the daughter of John and Essie (Miller) Shepherd Allen. She was a cook at the Linton Nursing Home...
Nellie E. Powers (07/19/05)
Nellie E. Powers, 88, of Switz City, passed away at 5 p.m. Saturday, July 16, 2005, at Greene County General Hospital in Linton. Born July 11, 1917 in Calhoun County, Mich., she was the daughter of Walter Stewart and Nellie Mae (Austin) Covert. She had been married to the late John Powers...
Sharon L. Hughbanks (07/19/05)
Sharon L. Hughbanks, 57, of Linton, passed away at 10 a.m., Monday, July 18, 2005, at her residence. Arrangements are pending at McClanahan-Lee Funeral Home in Jasonville.
Eula Pauline Harp (07/19/05)
Eula Pauline Harp, 72, of Lyons, passed away at 5 p.m. Sunday, July 17, 2005, at Lyons Health & Living Center. Born November 22, 1932 in Newberry, she was the daughter of Johnnie B. and Zella (Roberts) Harp. She was a member of the Scotland Full Gospel Church...
Gene Autry Smith (07/18/05)
Gene Autry Smith, 62, of Linton, passed away at 3:20 p.m. Sunday, July 17, 2005, at Terre Haute Regional Hospital. Born Oct. 22, 1942 in Wayne County, W.V., he was the son of William and Elsie (Watts) Smith. He was raised by Henry Watts. On Sept. 23, 1972 he married Connie S. Alexander...
Barbara J. "Barb" Nuttall (07/18/05)
INDIANAPOLIS ---- Barbara J. "Barb" Nuttall, 70, of Indianapolis, passed away Saturday, July 16, 2005. Born Dec. 12, 1934 in Bloomfield, she was the daughter of Samuel E. and Lloyd Madge Chipman Hasler. On April 3, 1971 in Southport, she married James S. Nuttall...
James Gregory "Greg" Long (07/18/05)
BLOOMINGTON ----James Gregory "Greg" Long, 46, of Bloomington, passed away at his home Saturday, July 16, 2005. Born April 10, 1959, he was the son of James Eugene and Nellie Marie (Bruce) Long. He worked at the Post Office as a mailhandler for the past 18 years. ...
Gary D. "Doug" Castle (07/25/05)
Gary D. "Doug" Castle, 59, of Jasonville, passed away at 9:25 p.m. on Saturday, July 23, 2005 at Greene County General Hospital in Linton. Born July 15, 1946 in Frankfort, he was the son of Jesse Leroy Castle Sr. and Louise (Downer) Castle...
Richard Kennedy "Kenny" Harrison (07/25/05)
Richard Kennedy "Kenny" Harrison, 64, of Jasonville, passed away at 4:50 p.m. on Sunday, July 24, 2005 at Regional Hospital in Terre Haute. Born Dec. 28, 1940 in Greene County, he was the son of Richard and Kathleen (Duckworth) Harrison. On Nov. 2, 1963, he married Alice L. Treadway...
Robert Monroe Tally (07/25/05)
Robert Monroe Tally, 89, of Bloomfield, passed away at 4:25 p.m. Thursday, July 21, 2005 at Bloomington Hospital. Born Sept. 6, 1915 in Calvertville, he was the son of Robert Howe Tally and Alberta Edith Stewart. He was married to Edna Florence (McDaniel) Tally, who passed away in 1993...
Kenneth R. Baker (07/29/05)
Kenneth R. Baker, 64, of Linton, passed away at 8:55 a.m. Thursday, July 28, 2005 at Greene County General Hospital in Linton. Born July 15, 1941 in Greene County, he was the son of William Frank and Alma Marie (Thomas) Baker. He was a member of the New Covenant Ministries Church in Linton and worked at Four Rivers Developmental Center...
Alexis Jo Shelton-Klaiber (07/28/05)
Alexis Jo Shelton-Klaiber was stillborn at 10 a.m. on Thursday, July 21, 2005 at Terre Haute Regional Hospital. She was the daughter of Lori Shelton-Klaiber and John J. Klaiber, Jr. of Dugger. Survivors include: Grandmother Diana Lewis of Dugger; grandparents Eugene and Diane Shelton of Paxton; grandmother Marie Klaiber of Philadelphia, Pa.; great-grandmother Fern Shelton of Sullivan; a sister Michaela Shelton of Dugger; two half-sisters, Ashley Simmons of Sullivan and Barbara Klaiber of Shelburn; a half-brother Justin Klaiber of Shelburn; aunts and uncles, Stephanie and Bruce Murphy of Dugger, and Brian and Stephanie Shelton of Sullivan; and cousins, Autumn Murphy and Amanda Smith, both of Dugger.. ...
Dakota T. Goodman (07/28/05)
Dakota T. Goodman, 7, of Lyons, passed away at 8:04 p.m. on Tuesday, July 26, 2005 at Greene County General Hospital in Linton. Born Aug. 21, 1997 in Linton, he was the son of Andrew B. Goodman and Christy L. Souders. He was a student at Linton-Stockton Elementary School...
Gail D. "Duke" Harden (07/27/05)
Gail D. "Duke" Harden, 86, of Worthington, passed away at 12:30 a.m. Tuesday, July 26, 2005 at his residence. Born Aug. 2, 1918 in Jennings, Okla., he was the son of William Oliver and Daisy (Fasig) Harden. He was married to Ruth (Karsten) Harden, who passed away Dec. 28, 1992...
Dakota T. Goodman (07/27/05)
Dakota T. Goodman, 7, of Lyons, passed away at 8:04 p.m. Tuesday, July 26, 2005 at Greene County General Hospital in Linton. Funeral service is pending at Anderson-Poindexter Memory Chapel in Linton. Final arrangements will be posted on the Web site www.andersonpoindexter.com...
James Whitney Yost (07/26/05)
James Whitney Yost, 66, of Belmont, Mass., passed away at 4:32 p.m. Saturday, July 23, 2004 at World Fellowship Center, Conway, N.H. Born March 7, 1939 in Terre Haute, he was the son of W. Whitney and Mildred (Shouse) Yost. He was an electronic engineer, Parametrics Division - RT Tech Company in Massachusetts...
Kathryn Jane Ringer (07/26/05)
Kathryn Jane Ringer, 88, of Terre Haute, passed away at 4:23 a.m. on Sunday, July 24, 2005. Born Sept. 27, 1916 in Dugger, she was the daughter of Dorsie and Venita Roy Phillippe. She was a teacher, homemaker, and loved and worked with many crafts. She was a member of the Eastern Star in Dugger, where she rose to the position of Worthy Matron. She was a member of the Northwest Church of Christ...
Bessie Lorena Uland Leavitt (07/26/05)
Bessie Lorena (Uland) Leavitt, 90, passed away Saturday, July 23, 2005 in Palmetto, Fla. Born Jan. 6, 1915 in Greene County, she was the daughter of Luther and Bessie Uland. She retired in 1973 after 40 years of teaching in Greene and Hancock counties. She moved to Manatee County, Fla., permanently in 1990 from Fortville, after many years as a winter resident...
Leoma Mae Bland (07/26/05)
Leoma Mae Bland, 90, of Huntingburg, passed away at 3:50 a.m. Monday, July 25, 2005 at The Waters of Huntingburg. Born May 2, 1915 in Greene County, she was the daughter of Howard and Ima Hoke Sparks. She was married to Bernard W. Bland, who passed away Jan. 29, 1996...
Esther A. Williams (07/25/05)
Esther A. Williams, 91, of Odon, passed away at 9:55 a.m. on Saturday, July 23, 2005 at Ketcham Memorial Nursing Center. Born July 30, 1913 in Daviess County, she was the daughter of Roland Arford and Belva Jane Mumaw. On Feb. 29, 1936, she married Warren Williams. He passed away in 1958...
Macel Marie (Perry) Wheeler (07/25/05)
Macel Marie (Perry) Wheeler, 77, of Clarks Hill, passed away at 7:30 a.m. on Saturday, July 23, 2005 at the residence of her daughter Mary Katherine Wheeler of Bloomfield. Born Dec. 4, 1927 in Lincoln County, Ky., she lived most of her life in Clarks Hill. On March 13, 1953, she married Max Leroy "Freck" Wheeler at Colfax. He preceded her in death Feb. 26, 2001...
Kathleen M. "Kathy" Tribby (07/25/05)
Kathleen M. "Kathy" Tribby, 90, of Fitzgerald, Ga., passed away Thursday, July 21, 2005 at Dorminy Medical Center in Fitzgerald. Born Feb. 28, 1915 in Greene County, she was the daughter of Claude and Ruth Greene Livingston. She attended business school and was a former secretary for the Rochester Sentinel in Rochester. ...
Luella (Rush) Walters (07/15/05)
Luella (Rush) Walters, 91, of Bloomington, passed away at 1:38 a.m. on Thursday, July 14, 2005 at Bloomington Hospital. Born March 22, 1914 in Bloomington, she was the daughter of Thomas and Maude (Clair) Rush. She had been married to Roy Jacob (Sam) Walter, who passed away Oct. 17, 1996...
Norma L. Miller (07/15/05)
Norma L. Miller, 82, of Lyons, passed away at 12:50 p.m. Thursday, July 14, 2005 at Lyons Health & Living Center. Born April 16, 1923 in Vincennes, she was the daughter of Frank and Anise (Bristol) Ramsey. On May 13, 1944, she married the Rev. Clyde E. Miller. He passed away April 28, 1980...
Andy J. Dyer (07/06/05)
Andy J. Dyer, 47, of Westphalia and formerly of Worthington, passed away at 1 p.m. Monday, July 4, 2005, at his residence. Born September 5, 1957 in Linton, he was the son of Venus "Bill" Dyer and Avis Howell. He was retired from National Gypsum Mine in Shoals. ...
Sondra Kae Sinders (07/05/05)
Sondra Kae Sinders, 61, of Linton, passed away 1:55 p.m. on Saturday, July 2, 2005 at Bloomington Hospital. Born Jan. 20, 1944 in Connersville, she was the daughter of Jesse "Jigs" and Vivian Dee (Bedwell) Fifer. She worked as a supervisor at Keller Chair Factory in Linton. She was a member of Anchored in Faith Ministries in Vicksburg...
Evan L. Shipman (07/05/05)
Evan L. Shipman, of Jasonville, passed away at 10:25 a.m. Sunday, July 3, 2005 at Sullivan County Hospital. Born May 14, 1916 in Sullivan County, he was the son of Josiah Shipman and Bessie Pig Shipman. He was married to Gelena (McClanahan) Shipman, who passed away in 2002...
Paul "Tom" Oliphant (07/05/05)
Paul L. "Tom" Oliphant, 84, of Linton, passed away at 2:30 a.m. on Monday, July 4, 2005 at Glenburn Nursing Home. Born July 16, 1920, in Bloomfield, he was the son of Charles and Rosa (Jackson) Oliphant. He was a 1938 graduate of Bloomfield High School and played on the Wabash Valley Championship Basketball Team. ...
Gayle Laurel Ogel (07/05/05)
KOKOMO---- Gayle Laurel Ogle, 83, Kokomo, passed away Friday, July 1, 2005. Born Sept. 16, 1921 in Greene Co., she was the daughter of Clifford E. and Hattie M. (Stone) Daniels. She grew up and went to school in Greene Co. and graduated from Scotland High School. ...
Kerry Mitchell (07/05/05)
JASONVILLE ---- Kerry Mitchell, 54, of Jasonville, passed away at 5:56 a.m. on Sunday, July 1, 2005 at Sullivan County Community Hospital. Born Feb. 11, 1951 in Muncie, he was the son of Hubert J.C. Mitchell. He was self-employed until he was disabled seven years ago. He was a Vietnam Army veteran...
Gerald "Buzz" Keene (07/05/05)
Gerald "Buzz" Keene, 71, of Scotland passed away at 9:05 a.m. on Friday, July 1, 2005 at Bloomington Hospital. He was born in Greene County on April 12, 1934 to Ralph Keene and Vera Daniels Keene. He was a graduate of Union High School and a member of Harvest Community Church in Bloomfield...
Glen Gates (07/05/05)
Glen Gates, 94, of Bloomfield, passed away at 6:43 a.m. on Saturday, July 2, 2005 at Bloomington Hospital. Born April 5, 1911 in Champaign, Ill., he was the son of Eshol Nelson and Alice Estelle (Lewis) Gates. He married Eva (Reynolds) Gates on Dec. 25, 1938...
Andy Dyer (07/05/05)
Andy J. Dyer, 47, of Westphalia passed away at 1 p.m. on Monday, July 4, 2005 at his residence. Funeral arrangements are pending at Welch and Cornett Funeral Home in Worthington.
Ilene Waneta Duncan (07/05/05)
Ilene Waneta Duncan, 77, of Linton, passed away Sunday, July 3, 2005 at Shakamak Good Samaritan Nursing Home in Jasonville. Born Jan. 3, 1928 in Clay County, she was the daughter of Chester and Elizabeth "Lizzie" (Blanton) Cooprider. She was a graduate of Coalmont High School. She previously worked in the card section at Wal-Mart and was a hostess at Wendy's restaurant, both in Linton. She was a member of the Saron United Church of Christ in Linton...
Joseph Wood (07/01/05)
Joseph Eugene Wood, 55, of Sandborn, passed away June 30, 2005 at his residence. Born March 26, 1950, he was the son of Eugene Brewer and Doris (Grove) Wood. He was married to Suellen (Spalding) Wood. He was chemist at the Merom Power Plant and a member of IVEW International Union...
Grace Quimby (07/01/05)
Grace Quimby, 94, of Bloomfield, passed away at 4:20 p.m. on Wednesday, June 29, 2005 at Hospitality House in Bloomington. Born Dec. 24, 1910, she was the daughter of John Williams and Jane (Baker) Lewis. She married Randall Direlle Quimby, who passed away April 19, 1988...
Evan L. Shipman (07/06/05)
Evan L. Shipman, of Jasonville, passed away at 10:25 a.m. Sunday, July 3, 2005, at Sullivan Co. Hospital. Born May 4, 1916 in Sullivan Co., he was the son of Josiah Shipman and Bessie Pigg Shipman. He was married to Gelena (McClanahan) Shipman, who passed away in 2002...
Wesley Hansens (07/07/05)
Wesley Hansens, 67, of Sullivan, passed away Tuesday, July 5, 2005, at his residence. Born May 9, 1938 in Champaign, Ill., he was the son of Wesley William Oscar and Lillie Belle (Newcombe) Hansens. He had been married to Shirley Ishum, who passed away in 1977...
Bill Hasler (07/08/05)
Bill Hasler, 95, of Bloomfield, passed away at 4:45 p.m. on Tuesday, July 5, 2005 at Lyons Health & Living Center. Born Dec. 19, 1909 in Bloomfield, he was the son of James and Ione (Whitaker) Hasler. He was married to Esther (Branstetter) Hasler. He was a power consultant for REMC. He was a U.S. Navy veteran of World War II and a member of the Bloomfield United Methodist Church...
Clifford M. Woods (07/14/05)
Clifford M. Woods, 88, of Linton, passed away at 8:55 a.m. on Wednesday, July 13, 2005 at Linton Nursing and Rehabilitation Center. Born June 30, 1917 in Sullivan County, he was the son of James P. and Rachel Briley Woods. He had been married to Clara B. Johnson Woods, who passed away in 1998...
Gabriela Garnica (07/14/05)
Gabriela Garnica was stillborn at 6:40 p.m. Tuesday, July 12, 2005 at Methodist Hospital in Indianapolis. Survivors include: her parents Carlos and Christina (Walker) Garnica of Greenwood; her maternal grandparents James and Rose Marie Walker of Macy; her paternal grandparents Jesus Garnica and Delores Loza of Mexico; two brothers, Isaac Garnica and Alejandro Garnica; and one sister Ana Garnica...
Florence Hazle Spelts (07/13/05)
Florence Hazle Spelts, 84, of Linton, passed away at 1:30 p.m. on Monday, July 11, 2005 at her residence in Linton. Born March 8, 1921 in Clay City, she was the daughter of Benjamin America and Pheobe (Skeling) Everwine. She worked at Tyree's Bus Stop in Linton as a waitress and was a homemaker. ...
Floy Effie Collins Everwine (07/13/05)
Floy Effie Collins Everwine, 100, of Clay City passed away Monday, July 11, 2005 in the Shakamak Good Samaritan Center in Jasonville. Born Sept. 13, 1904 in Clay County, she was the daughter of James and Rosetta Duncan Collins. On Sept. 20, 1924, she married Alfred Fourth "Hap" Everwine in Brazil...
Wanda Byrer (07/13/05)
Wanda Byrer, 81, of Odon, passed away at 8 a.m. on Tuesday, July 12, 2005 at her residence. Born Feb. 26, 1924 in Clay City, she was the daughter of Ralph and Rosalie (Flynn) Miller. She had been married to Norman Byrer, who passed away May 22, 1984...
Florence Spelts (07/12/05)
Florence Spelts, of Linton, passed away Monday afternoon, July 10, 2005 at her residence. Arrangements are pending at Welch & Cornett Linton Chapel. Arrangements can be viewed at its Web site www.welchcornett.com
James Lawrence Cook (07/12/05)
James Lawrence Cook, 77, of Bloomfield, passed away at 4:58 p.m. on Sunday, July 10, 2005 at Select Specialty Hospital, Bloomington. Born Aug. 8, 1927 in Greene County, he was the son of Emery and Clovie (Flake) Cook. He was an Army veteran of World War II where he was a Medic/Para Trooper. ...
Clarace E. Turley (07/11/05)
Clarace E. Turley, 88, of Jasonville, passed away at 12 p.m. on Thursday, July 7, 2005, at the Greene County General Hospital, Linton. Born Jan. 25, 1917 in Clay City, she was the daughter of Arthur and Lela (White) Reese. On April 17, 1942, she married Roy C. Turley. He passed away April 10, 1992...
Jack M. Strickler (07/11/05)
Jack M. Strickler, 77, of Switz City, passed away at 11:30 a.m. on Saturday, July 9, 2005 at Glenburn Nursing Home in Linton. Born April 23, 1928 in Worthington, he was the son of Albert and Marie (Stinebaugh) Strickler. He was married to Rosetta (Wolfe) Strickler. They had been married for 55 years...
Jack L. Lucas (07/11/05)
Jack L. Lucas, 72, of Elgin, Ill., passed away Sunday, July 3, 2005 at his residence. Born March 19, 1933 in Bloomfield, he was the son of George Harvey and Ruth (Street) Lucas. His family moved to Chicago when he was 3. He graduated from Manley High Trade School and was a member of the United Congregational Church. ...
Clarace E. Turley (07/08/05)
Clarace E. Turley, 88, of Jasonville, passed away at noon Thursday, July 7, 2005 at Greene County General Hospital, Linton. Arrangements are pending at McClanahan-Lee Funeral Home, Jasonville.
Edna J. Roudebush (07/08/05)
Edna J. Roudebush, 94, of Lyons, passed away at 8:50 p.m. on Wednesday, July 6, 2005 at Lyons Health & Living Center. Born April 16, 1911 in Greene County, she was the daughter of Jesse and Myrtle (Holder) Noel. She had been married to Ralph N. Roudebush, who passed away Oct. 11, 1971...
Daniel Fox (07/01/05)
Daniel E. Fox, 71, of Worthington, passed away at 4 a.m. on Thursday, June 30, 2005 at his residence. Born March 25, 1934, in Indianapolis, he was the son of James Otto and Mable Marie (Bolton) Fox. He was a retired self-employed carpenter. He was also a Navy veteran...