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Obituaries from October 2006

Debbie (Patton) Bievenour (10/13/06)
Debbie (Patton) Bievenour, 32, of Ruther Glen, Va., and formerly of Linton, passed away at 10:35 p.m. on Wednesday, Oct. 11, 2006, at D.C. University Hospital in Richmond, Va. She was born Dec. 5, 1973, in Linton, the daughter of Chuck and Sue (Shonk) Davidson...
Norman Richard "Dick" Risley (10/17/06)
Norman Richard "Dick" Risley, 68, of Lyons and formerly of Marco, passed away at 1:35 a.m. on Monday, Oct. 16, 2006 at Lyons Health & Living Center. He was born Jan. 9, 1938 in Sullivan County to Robert and Thelma (Lind) Risley. He married Patsy L. McDonald on April 6, 1958...
Reva Nell Dowden (10/18/06)
Reva Nell Dowden, 86, of Monrovia and formerly of Bloomfield, passed away Monday, Oct. 16, 2006. She was born Jan. 13, 1920 in Linton to the late Emma (Wade) and Ottis Collins. She married Otis H. Dowden on March 2, 1940. She lived in Monrovia for 47 years and was formerly of Bloomfield for 25 years and Clermont for 13 years. ...
Marie McBride (10/18/06)
Marie McBride, 80, passed away Monday, Oct. 16, 2006 at her residence in Linton. Arrangements are pending at Welch & Cornett Funeral Home Linton Chapel and will posted at www.welchcornett.com today.
Norman Richard "Dick" Risley (10/18/06)
Norman Richard "Dick" Risley, 68, of Lyons and formerly of Marco, passed away at 1:35 a.m. on Monday, Oct. 16, 2006 at Lyons Health & Living Center. He was born Jan. 9, 1938 in Sullivan County to Robert and Thelma (Lind) Risley. He married Patsy L. McDonald on April 6, 1958...
Terry Lee Strong (10/18/06)
Terry Lee Strong, 48, of Hendersonville, Tenn., passed away Oct. 13, 2006. Survivors include, his father and step-mother, Jack and Liz Strong, Bonita Springs, Fla.; daughter, Brenda (Clay) South, of Hendersonville, Tenn.; sons, Doug Strong of Hendersonville, Tenn. ...
Marie M. McBride (10/19/06)
Marie M. McBride, 80, of Linton, passed away at 4:30 p.m. on Monday, Oct. 16, 2006 at her residence in Linton. She was born Dec. 24, 1925, in Bicknell, the daughter of Carl and Margaret (Volk) Donie. She was a mom and a homemaker and a member of St. Peter Catholic Church and St. Anne's Altar Society, both in Linton...
Eileene Brown Meurer (10/19/06)
Eileene Brown Meurer, formerly of Pleasantville, passed away Aug. 23, 2006 at Slidell, La. Born June 17, 1918 in Pleasantville, she was the daughter of Jesse and Lenora Lynn Brown. She was employed for 36 years at De Paul University in Chicago, Ill. She was a member of the Slidell Presbyterian Church...
Mary E. Jackson (10/20/06)
Mary E. Jackson, 97, of Worthington, passed away at 9:10 a.m. on Thursday, Oct. 19, 2006, at St. Ann's in Fort Wayne. She was born, Oct. 9, 1909, in Wintrop, Mass., to Joseph & Elizabeth Petrucci. She was a teacher at Worthington-Jefferson High School in Worthington, and she retired in 1972 after 16 years...
Brenda K. Parks (10/20/06)
Brenda K. Parks, 65, of Bloomfield passed away at 4:48 p.m. at Bloomington Hospital. Born March 20, 1941 she was the daughter of Harold and Rosa (Lester) Parks. She worked as a secretary for an insurance company, and she was been a homemaker for many years...
Lester Odell "Buck" Turpin (10/16/06)
Lester Odell "Buck" Turpin, 62, of Bloomington, passed away 2:30 p.m. on Thursday in rural Bloomfield in a wrecker accident. Born Jan. 4, 1944, in Linton, he was the son of Frank Lester Turpin and Gladys (Kinley) Turpin Stevenson. He married Rose Mary Bowers on Nov. 3, 1963...
Herbert Lee Sparks (10/16/06)
Herbert Lee Sparks, 74, of Bloomfield, passed away at 12:14 a.m. on Sunday, Oct. 15, 2006 at Lyons Health and Living Center. Born Nov. 20, 1931 in Greene County, he was the son of Dexter and Lettie (Breeden) Sparks. He was a warehouse worker for NSWC Crane retiring in 1991 after 27 years of service. He was a member of the Mount Zion Wesleyan Church, the American Legion, Disabled American Veterans (DAV), Zorah Shrine, Masonic Lodge...
Chester F. Howell (10/13/06)
Chester F. Howell, 90, Johnsonville, S.C., passed away Sept. 20, 2006 in Lake City Hospital. Born in Dugger, he was the son of William and Mammie (Lynk) Howell. He was a 1930 graduate of Union High School and was employed as a manufacturing engineer. ...
Laverne Medlock (10/13/06)
Laverne Medlock, 80, of Linton passed away Thursday, Oct. 12, 2006 at Glenburn Nursing Home in Linton. She was born June 26, 1926 in Greene County to Jesse and Lelia (Reed) Wright. On March 1, 1947, she married Kenneth M. Medlock. She worked at GC Murphy Department Store for 29 years before retiring in 1991. She was a member of First United Methodist Church and was a former member of the Otterbein United Methodist Church and a charter member of Linton Ladies Civitan Club...
Patricia Price (10/13/06)
Patricia Price, 51, of Worthington passed away at 3:53 a.m. on Friday, Oct. 13, 2006 at Southwood Health and Rehabiliation Center in Terre Haute. Funeral arrangements are pending at Welch & Cornett Funeral Home in Worthington.
Margaret Georgina Williams (10/13/06)
Margaret Georgina Williams, 81, of Linton, passed away at 6:10 a.m. on Thursday, Oct. 12, 2006 at Sullivan County Community Hospital.  She was born Aug. 9, 1925 in Tulare, Calif., to James Wilson and Emma Major Wilson.  She was a retired beautician and a 1943 graduate of Fullerton High School. ...
Debbie (Patton) Bievenour (10/16/06)
Debbie (Patton) Bievenour, 32, of Ruther Glen, Va., formerly of Linton, passed away at 10:35 p.m. on Wednesday, Oct. 11, 2006 at VCU Hospital in Richmond, Va. She was born Dec. 5, 1973, in Linton, the daughter of Chuck and Sue (Shonk) Davidson. The former Debbie (Patton) Campbell, she was a homemaker...
Bob Carlisle (10/16/06)
Bob Carlisle, 70, of Cloverdale passed away on Saturday, Oct. 14 at his residence. Born April 20, 1936 in Dugger, he was the son of John Robert and Imo Elizabeth (Hale) Carlisle. He was a member of Cloverdale Baptist Church and worked as a truck mechanic. He was a U.S. Army veteran of the Korean War...
John T. Gillaspy (10/16/06)
John T. Gillaspy, 78, of Spencer, passed away Thursday, Oct. 12, 2006 at Select Specialty Hospital in Bloomington. He was born Jan. 24, 1928, in Monroe County to Raymond A. and Nellie (Davis) Gillaspy. He was a member of St. Jude Catholic Church in Spencer, and a World War II and a Korean War veteran with the U.S. Navy Merchant Marines...
Patricia Price (10/16/06)
Patricia Price, 51, of Worthington passed away at 3:53 a.m. on Friday, Oct. 13, 2006 at Southwood Health & Rehabilitation Center in Terre Haute. She was born Aug. 22, 1955 in Linton to Harold H. and Betty (Stack) Price. She was a behavior consultant. She graduated from Indiana University, in 1977...
Norman Richard "Dick" Risley (10/16/06)
Norman Richard "Dick" Risley, 68, of Lyons passed away at 1:35 a.m. on Monday, Oct. 16, 2006 at Lyons Health & Living Center. Arrangements are pending at Anderson-Poindexter Memory Chapel in Linton.
Betty J. Backes (10/23/06)
Betty J. Backes, 82, of Waterloo and formerly of Elk Run Heights, died Thursday, Oct. 19, 2006 at Ravenwood Nursing and Rehab Center. She was born Oct. 12, 1924 in Hymera, the daughter of Jess and Elizabeth Bedwell Custer. She married William F. Backes on Nov. 14, 1945 in Salinas, Calif., and he died on Dec. 25, 1981...
Peggy Faye Poe (10/23/06)
Peggy Faye Poe, 81 of Linton, died at 2:02 p.m. on Friday, Oct. 20, 2006 at Greene County General Hospital. She was born in Ohio on Nov. 15, 1924, the daughter of John and Lucy Gillespie. She was a beautician in Linton for several years, and formerly owned beauty shops in Decatur and Peoria, Illinois. She was a member of the Linton Ladies Elks and the American Legion Ladies Auxilary of Linton...
Leonard Beck (10/24/06)
Leonard Beck, 80, of Linton, passed away at 9:03 a.m. on Monday, Oct. 23, 2006 at Union Hospital in Terre Haute. He was born in Greene County on Dec. 2, 1925 to Marion Beck and Marie Booker Beck. He was a member of the Pleasantville United Methodist Church, a Word War II Army veteran, the American Legion Post 22 in Linton, and a retired coal miner from Hawthorne Mine...
Mildred I. Westfall (10/27/06)
Mildred I. Westfall, 87, of Ellettsville passed away at Bloomington Hospital on Tuesday, Oct. 24, 2006. She was born in Monroe County on Aug. 20, 1919 to Clarence E. Engledow and Emma Roberts Engledow and was married to George R. Westfall until his passing in 1981. ...
William Norris Burt (10/30/06)
William Norris Burt, 80, of Linton and formerly of Shelbyville, passed away Friday, Oct. 27, 2006 at Union Hospital of Terre Haute. Born April 23, 1926 in Jackson County, Ark., he was the son of Sydney and Pinkie Pearl (Sammons) Burt. He worked as an electrician for Chrysler Electric Plant in Indianapolis, retiring in 1988. He served in the United States Navy in the South Pacific during World War II and was a member of the Pleasant Grove Church of Christ near Linton...
Elva Collins Lee (10/30/06)
Elva "Collins" Lee, of Mishawaka and formerly of Osceola, passed away Friday, Oct. 27, 2006. Born June 13, 1917 in Jasonville, she was the daughter of Lewis and Mary (Huffman) Bennett. In 1935 in Sullivan, as Elva Bennett, she married Leslie Collins, who preceded her in death on July 11, 1962. In 1970 in South Bend, she married Luther Lee, who passed away in 1976...
Nancy Ellen Privette (10/30/06)
Nancy Ellen Privette, 60, of Sullivan passed away at 10 a.m. on Sunday Oct. 29, 2006 at her residence. She was born in Gary on Aug. 30, 1945 to John Kreischer and Betty Mejean Kreischer. She is survived by a companion Thomas E. Yates of Sullivan, two sons; Jay Liddick of Claiborne, Texas, and James Privette of New Lebanon; one daughter; Melissa Nielson of Sullivan; three brothers; John Kreischer of North Judson, Tom Kreischer of Hymera, and Tim Kreischer of North Judson; a sister Norine Mejean of North Judson;10 grandchildren and three great-grandchildren.. ...
Herschel L. Rehmel (10/30/06)
Herschel L. Rehmel, 76, of Jasonville passed away Friday, Oct. 27, 2006 at Sullivan County Community Hospital. Born April 1, 1930 in Jasonville, he was the son of Lewis and Faye (Clark) Rehmel. The World War II United States Army veteran was a retired AMAX Coal Company miner and was a member of the Jasonville American Legion Post No. 172...
Joanna R. Royer (10/30/06)
Joanna R. Royer, 83, Indianapolis pased away Sunday, Oct. 29, 2006. Born June 2, 1923, she was the daughter of Delmar and Mary (McCammon) Royer. She retired from Indiana Bell Telephone Company in 1974. She was a member of the American Legion Auxiliary Post No. 276, VFW Ladies Auxiliary, Moose Lodge and Jasonville United Methodist Church...
Charles Stewart (10/30/06)
Charles Stewart, 66, of rural Linton, passed away Saturday, Oct. 28, 2006 at his residence. Funeral arrangements are pending at Anderson-Poindexter Funeral Home in Linton.
Betty M. Trueblood (10/30/06)
Betty M. Trueblood, 77, of Linton passed away Saturday, Oct. 29, 2006 at Terre Haute Regional Hospital. Born Sept. 10, 1929 in Clay County, she was the daughter of James T. and Ruth West Baker. Survivors include two daughters Linda Wilkerson and Judy Williams; two sons, Danny Trueblood and John Trueblood; 11 grandchildren; and 11 great-great grandchildren...
Thomas P. McCammon (10/31/06)
Thomas P. McCammon, 81, Linton, passed away at 8:45 a.m. on Monday at St. Vincent's Hospital in Indianapolis. Born June 6, 1925 in Paxton, he was the son of John Thomas and Ethel Jane McCammon. He worked at Ford Motor Company as a paint inspector in Chicago for 31 years before retiring in 1977...
Haldon L. Shepherd (10/27/06)
Haldon L. Shepherd, 83, of Linton, passed away at 2:45 a.m. on Friday, Oct. 27, 2006 at his residence. He was born Oct. 20, 1923, in Sullivan County, the son of Paul and Arethia (Miller) Shepherd. He worked for 44 years for Indiana Bell Telephone, was a member of Linton First Baptist Church and was a veteran of World War II, serving in the Army Air Corps...
Helen L. (Calvert) Burch-Russell (10/27/06)
Helen L. (Calvert) Burch-Russell, 87 of Southport and formerly of Calvertville, died at 3:18 p.m. on Thursday, Oct. 26, 2006 at Bloomington Hospital. She was born in Dugger on Dec. 29, 1918, the daughter of Leo and Mary (Tressler) Calvert. She was a 1936 graduate of Worthington-Jefferson High School. She retired in 1980 from General Electric in Linton after 25 years of service. She was a member of the Southport Christian Church...
Clinton A. "Clint" Cunningham (10/24/06)
Clinton A. "Clint" Cunningham, 98, of Linton, passed away at 4:20 p.m. on Monday, Oct. 23, 2006 at Lyons Health & Living Center. He was born in Linton on Sept. 10, 1908, the son of Tom and Clara Cunningham. He was a veteran of the United States Navy. He and his wife owned and operated Cunningham Grocery in Linton for several years, raised cattle, and he retired from the U.S. Postal Service. He attended the Westside Church of Christ in Sullivan...
Don Alvidore Hunter (10/24/06)
Don Alvidore Hunter, 88, of Bloomfield, passed away 12:25 p.m. on Sunday, Oct. 22, 2006 at his residence in Bloomfield. Born Oct. 6, 1918 in Greene County, he was the son of Winfred and Elsie (Huffman) Hunter. He was a supervisor for REMC retiring Nov. ...
Rosa Marie Andrew (10/25/06)
Rosa Marie Andrew, 84, of Beech Grove, passed away Tuesday, Oct. 24, 2006. She was born April 23, 1922 in Clay County, the daughter of Ewald and Estelle (Heck) Wegner. She spent her childhood and adolescent years on the family farm near Brazil. She graduated from Brazil High School in 1940. She graduated from Indiana Central College (now U of I) with a Bachelor of Arts degree and received her Masters from Butler University in 1964...
Hazel Marie Neidigh (10/25/06)
Hazel Marie Neidigh, 86, of Frederick, Md. and formerly of Bloomfield passed away at 4:10 a.m. on Tuesday, Oct. 24, 2006 at Frederick Memorial Hospital. Arrangements are pending at Jenkins Funeral Home in Bloomfield.
Dorothy Wright (10/25/06)
Dorothy Wright, 86, passed away Oct. 23, 2006. She was born Sept. 2, 1920 to John Cunningham and Ada Blanch Portman Cunningham at London, Ohio. She will be remembererd by daughters, Elaine Wright and Mary Elizabeth Clark; and siblings, Ruth Raynaldo, Donald Cunningham, Robert Cunningham...
William "Bill" Vest (10/26/06)
William "Bill" Vest, of Bloomfield, passed away Wednesday night, Oct. 25, 2006 at Methodist Hospital in Indianapolis. Arrangement are pending at Jenkins Funeral Home in Bloomfield.
Mildred I. Westfall (10/26/06)
Mildred I. Westfall, 87, Ellettsville passed away Wednesday, Oct. 25, 2006 at Bloomington Hospital. Born Aug. 20, 1919 in Monroe County, she was the daughter of Clarence E. and Emma (Roberts) Engledow. She worked at Indiana University until her retirement in 1972...
Hazel Marie Neidigh (10/27/06)
Hazel Marie Neidigh, 86, of Frederick, Md., formerly of Bloomfield, passed away at 4:10 a.m. on Thursday, Oct. 26, 2006 at Frederick Memorial Hospital. Born Feb. 5, 1920 in Greene County, she was the daughter of Robert Winford and Eva Geraldine (Vest) Chipman...
Herschel Rehmel (10/27/06)
Herschel Rehmel, 76, Jasonville passed away at 2:44 a.m. on Friday, Oct. 27 at Sullivan County Community Hospital. Arrangements are pending at McClanahan-Lee Funeral Home in Jasonville.
Charles Wayne Stewart Sr. (10/31/06)
Charles Wayne Stewart Sr., 66, of Linton, passed away Saturday, Oct. 28, 2006 at 5:45 p.m. at his residence. He was born Feb. 16, 1940 to Harry and Beatrice (Hubble) Stewart. He worked construction pouring concrete and laying blocks until retiring in 2005. He was a member of Sons of The Legion with American Legion Post 22 of Linton...
Madeline Fox (10/02/06)
Madeline Fox, 92, of Lyons and formerly of Sandborn, passed away Sunday, Oct. 1 at Lyons Health and Living Center. Arrangement are pending at Anderson-Poindexter Memory Chapel in Linton.
Edna M. Lamb (10/05/06)
Edna M. Lamb, 68, Montezuma, passed away at 2 a.m. on Thursday, Oct. 5, 2006 at Health South Hospital in Terre Haute. Arrangements are pending at Welch & Cornett Funeral Home and can be viewed later today at www.welchcornett.com.
Brenda Littlejohn (10/05/06)
Brenda Littlejohn, 51, Bloomington passed away at 12:05 a.m. Tuesday, Oct. 3, 2006 at her residence. Arrangements are pending at Nathan Butler Funeral Home in Worthington.
Pansy M. Powell (10/05/06)
Pansy M. Powell, 80, Linton, died at 8:28 p.m. Wednesday, Oct. 4, 2006 at her residence. Born Oct. 16, 1925, in Vicksburg, she was the daughter of James E. and Margaret (Webster) Glass. A homemaker, she was a member of the Grace Gospel Church and the American Legion Ladies Auxiliary, both of Linton...
Charles D. Stark (10/05/06)
Charles D. Stark, 89 of Linton, died at 10:50 p.m. on Tuesday, Oct. 3, 2006 at the Linton Nursing & Rehab Center. Arrangements are pending at Welch & Cornett Funeral Home in Linton and can be viewed later today at www.welchcornett.com.
Walter H. Cooley (10/06/06)
Walter H. Cooley, 83, Spencer, passed away at 3:31 a.m. on Friday, Oct. 6, 2006, at Bloomington Hospital. Arrangements are pending at Welch & Cornett Funeral Home Worthington Chapel. Final arrangements can be viewed later today at www.welchcornett.com...
Cecil W. Fowler (10/06/06)
Cecil W. Fowler, 86, of Linton passed away at 1 a.m. on Thursday, Oct. 5, 2006 at St. Mary's Mercy Hospital in Livonia, Mich. He was born April 2, 1920 in Chattanooga, Tenn., to William Jack and Delle (Barnhan) Fowler. A U.S. Navy veteran of U.S. Navy veteran serving from 1942 to 1944, he retired after 18 years as senior engineer of plant layout for Ford Motor Company in Dearborn, Mich. ...
Esther I. Helderman (10/06/06)
Esther I. Helderman, 77, of Washington, passed away Wednesday, Oct. 4, 2006 at her residence. She was born March 9, 1929 at Elnora to William and Pearly Crouch Daffron. She had worked at RCA, General Electric and Crane Naval Surface Warfare Center. She attended Elnora Christian Church, was a past member of the Do Better Home Makers Club of Newberry...
Jack L. Slater (10/06/06)
Jack L. Slater, 69, of Jasonville, passed away at 9:38 p.m. Thursday, Oct. 5, 2006, at his residence. Born April 5, 1937 in Vincennes, he was the son of Jesse Conard Slater and Eunice Marie (St. John) Slater. He served on the Jasonville Police Department as chief of police and as an officer. ...
Charles D. Stark (10/06/06)
Charles D. Stark, 89, of Linton, passed away at 10:50 p.m. Tuesday., Oct. 3, 2006, at Linton Nursing & Rehab Center. He was born July 21, 1917, in Linton, the son of James Alonzo & Emma (Reed) Stark. He worked as a coal miner for 40 years, retiring from Peabody Coal Co. He attended the Methodist Church, was a member of Masonic Lodge 560, and was a U.S. Army veteran of World War II...
Charles D. Stark (10/04/06)
Charles D. Stark, 89 of Linton, died at 10:50 p.m. on Tuesday, Oct. 3, 2006 at the Linton Nursing & Rehab Center. Arrangements are pending at Welch & Cornett Funeral Home in Linton.
Ruth Ann Love (10/04/06)
Ruth Ann Love, 64 of Linton, died at 6:06 a.m. on Tuesday, Oct. 3, 2006 at Glenburn Home in Linton. She was born in Worthington on Oct. 11, 1941, the daughter of Morton G. and Fredia (Funkhouser) Talley. She was a member of the Olive Branch Baptist Church in Linton where she was a member of the Mission Circle, and she was also a member of the Country Corner Home Extension Club where she formerly served as President. She was a homemaker...
Damon H. McLaughlin (10/02/06)
Damon H. McLaughlin, 78, of Bedford, passed away Saturday, Sept. 30, 2006 at Kindred Hospital South in Greenwood. Born Jan. 24, 1928, in Lyons, he was the son of Orville and Opal (Richardson) McLaughlin. He married Helen Rayhill on May 19, 1961, in Bedford, and she survives...
Paul Edelman (10/03/06)
Paul Edelman, 88, of Bloomfield, passed away Tuesday, Oct. 3, 2006 at Bedford Hospitality House. Arrangements are pending at Welch & Cornett Funeral Home Linton Chapel and can viewed later today at www.welchcornett.com.
Madeline Fox (10/03/06)
Madeline Fox, 92, of Lyons and formerly of Sandbornm passed away Sunday, Oct. 1, 2006 at Lyons Health and Living Center. Born Nov. 22, 1913, she was the daughter of Abraham Bunnell and Eliza Ardilla (Anderson) Hart. She married Delbert Edgar Fox on Dec. 6, 1941 in Sandborn...
Jessica Lynn Lewin (10/03/06)
Jessica Lynn Lewin, 31, of Jasonville passed away Sunday, Oct. 1, 2006 at her residence. Born March 17, 1975 in Danville, Ill., she was the daughter of Michael J. Lewin and Barbara L. (Hubbard) Lewis, of Sullivan. She was employed at SCARC Industries in Sullivan and was an active helper with the Girl Scout program. She was member of the Jasonville Assembly of God Church...
Ruth Ann Love (10/03/06)
Ruth Ann Love, 64 of Linton, passed away at 6:06 a.m. on Tuesday, Oct. 3, 2006 at Glenburn Home in Linton. Born Oct. 11, 1941 in Worthington, she was the daughter of Morton G. and Fredia (Funkhouser) Talley. She was a member of Olive Branch Baptist Church in Linton where she was a member of the Mission Circle, and she was also a member of the Country Corner Home Extension Club where she formerly served as president. She was a homemaker...
Julian Dean McDonald (10/03/06)
Julian Dean McDonald, 65 of Huntsville, Ala., passed away Saturday, Sept. 30, 2006 at Huntsville Hospital. He was born in Greene County and graduated from Switz City Central High School. He was a member of the F&A Masonic Lodge. He retired from the U.S. Army in 1981 afer 21 years of service. He also retired from Lockhead-Martin...
Mary K. Burton (10/04/06)
Mary Katherine Burton, 85, of Mitchell passed away Sunday, Oct. 1, 2006 at Westview Nursing and Rehab Center in Bedford. She was born May 12, 1921, in Orange County, to Harry and Julia D. (Martin) Burton. She married Wilbur Franklin Burton on Sept. 12, 1941, and he preceded her in death on Oct. 1, 2002...
Auline S. Cunningham (10/04/06)
Auline S. Cunningham, 99, of Linton, passed away at 12:40 p.m. on Monday, Oct. 2, 2006, at Good Samaritan Hospital in Vincennes. She was born July 8, 1907, in Oblong, Ill., the daughter of Edward and Ollie Bell (Williams) Rieber. She was a homemaker. She and her husband owned and operated Cunningham Grocery in Linton for several years. She was a member of the Westside Church of Christ in Sullivan...
Paul Joshua Edelman (10/04/06)
Paul Joshua Edelman, 88, of Bloomfield, passed away on Tuesday., Oct. 3, 2006 at Bedford Hospitality House. He was born Nov. 2, 1917, in Jasonville, the son of Samuel and Mary Louise (Ansorage) Edelman. He ran a dragline and managed the Bloomfield gravel pit, was a truck driver and was a farmer. He was a member of the Seventh Day Adventist Church in Bloomfield and was an Army veteran of World War II...
Richard W. Terhune (10/06/06)
Richard W. Terhune, age 53, of Linton, passed away on Thurs., Oct. 5, 2006, at Health South in Terre Haute. He was born Feb. 6, 1953, in Greene County, the son of Harley Terhune and Annette (Souders) Terhune French. He worked at Boston Scientific in Spencer...
Mary Gertrude Benefiel (10/09/06)
Mary Gertrude Benefiel, 75, of Carlisle, passed away at 1:50 a.m. on Saturday Oct. 7, 2006 at Union Hospital in Terre Haute. She was born in Sullivan County, Indiana on Dec. 25, 1930 to Tommy Robertson and Edith Talley Robertson. She was a member of the Temple Baptist Church in Carlisle...
Frances Bennett (10/09/06)
Frances Bennett, 83, Jasonville passed away at 7:10 a.m. on Monday, Oct. 9. 2006 at Union Hospital in Terre Haute. Arrangements are pending at McClanahan-Lee Funeral Home in Jasonville.
Lee B. Felton (10/10/06)
Lee B. Felton, 66, passed away Sunday Oct. 8, 2006 at Bloomington Hospital. Born Feb.10, 1940, he was the son of Albert and Mildred (Miller) Felton. He was a retired State Farm Insurance Agent and a member of the Bloomfield Church of Christ. Survivors include: his wife, Suzi Felton of Bloomfield; three children, Melissa Gillespie (Michael), Vince "Chip" Felton (Jana), and Summer Petty (James); seven grandchildren, Brandon Felton, Adam Gillespie, Tyler Gillespie, Scott Gillespie, Brittney Felton, Rene Carr, and Jordan Petty; one brother, Wayne Felton; and several nieces and nephews.. ...
Providence "Puddy" Humphreys (10/10/06)
Providence "Puddy" Humphreys, 97, of Linton, passed away at 3:20 p.m. on Oct. 9, 2006, at Lyons Health and Living Center. Funeral service is pending at Anderson-Poindexter Memory Chapel in Linton. Final arrangements will be posted at www.andersonpoindexter.com...
Thelma Lucille Stultz (10/10/06)
Thelma Lucille Stultz, 84, of Solsberry, passed away Monday, Oct. 9, 2006 at 7:30 a.m. at Bloomington Hospitality House. Born Jan. 6, 1922 in Greene County, she was the daughter of Ernest and Alma (Burch) Gardner. She was a nurse's aide for the Bloomington Hospitality House and also worked at Sarkes Tarzain in Bloomington. She was a member of the Cincinnati Christian Church...
Dorothy Watkins (10/10/06)
Dorothy Watkins, 90, of Greenwood, passed away Saturday, Oct. 7, 2006 at 1 p.m. at her residence in Greenwood. Born July 9, 1916 in Greene County, she was the daughter of Ray and Clara (Chickadownz) Brown. She was a homemaker and in earlier years attended Concord Baptist Church in Calvertville...
Providence "Puddy" Humphreys (10/11/06)
Providence "Puddy" Humphreys, 97, of Linton passed away Monday, Oct. 9, 2006 at Lyons Health and Living Center. She was born April 28, 1909 in Wheeling, West Virginia to Joseph and Annetta (Guiffre') Fusco. On August 2, 1934, she married Robert Sherwood Humphreys in Terre Haute...
Billie Robert Stader (10/11/06)
Billie Robert Stader, 78, Washington passed away Tuesday, Oct. 10, 2006 at his residence. Born Oct. 5, 1928 in Lawrence County, he was the son of Herschel and Jeanette (Evans) Stader. He was a veteran of U.S. Navy and served in the Korean and Vietnam wars. ...
Dorothea "Dot" Willis (10/11/06)
Dorothea "Dot" Willis, 94, of Indianapolis and formerly of Bloomfield, passed away at 6:45 p.m. on Saturday, Oct. 7, 2006 at Wildwood Healthcare Center in Indianapolis. Born Feb. 18, 1912 in Greene County, she was the daughter of Austin and Amilda (Thompson) Harrah...
Debbie Bievenour (10/12/06)
Debbie Bievenour (formerly known as Debbie Campbell), 32, of Ruther Glen, Va., passed away at 10:35 p.m. on Wednesday, Oct. 11, 2006 at D.C. University Hospital in Richmond, Va. Arrangements are pending at Welch & Cornett Funeral Home Linton Chapel and can be viewed later today at www.welchcornett.com...
Thelma V. Inman (10/12/06)
Thelma V. Inman, 85, of Jasper, formerly of Bloomfield, passed away 1:10 a.m. on Wednesday, Oct. 11, 2006 at Memorial Hospital Health Care Center in Jasper. Born April 8, 1921 in Bloomfield, she was the daughter of Dawson and Myrtle Mae (Daniels) Inman...
Ann J. Bickel (10/10/06)
Ann J. Bickel, 90, Carmel and formerly of Jasonville, passed away Sunday, Oct. 8, 2006. She was born on Feb. 3, 1916 to the late John and Rosa Bucka Cichon. The last year and a half, she lived in her Summertrace apartment at Carmel to be near her family...
Frances V. (Anderson) Bennett (10/10/06)
Frances V. (Anderson) Bennett, 83, of Lewis, passed away at 7:10 a.m. on Monday, Oct. 9, 2006 at Union Hospital in Terre Haute. Born March 19, 1923 in Jasonville, she was the daughter of Harry and Ruth (White) Anderson. She was a homemaker. A self-taught artist, she enjoyed drawing, fishing and crocheting...
Walter H. Cooley (10/09/06)
Walter H. Cooley, 83, of Freedom, passed away at 3:31 a.m. Friday, Oct. 6, 2006 at Bloomington Hospital. He was born in Brown County, Feb. 20, 1923 to Walter O. Cooley & Mary E. (Saffell). He retired in 1978 from Indiana University maintenance department after 20 years service. He was a U.S. Army veteran of World War II, a life member of the Veteran's of Foreign Wars (VFW) and was of the Pentecostal faith...
Lee B. Felton (10/09/06)
Lee B. Felton, 66, passed away Sunday Oct. 8, 2006 at Bloomington Hospital. Born Feb.10, 1940, he was the son of Albert and Mildred (Miller) Felton. He was a retired State Farm Insurance Agent and a member of the Bloomfield Church of Christ. Survivors include: his wife, Suzi Felton of Bloomfield; three children, Melissa Gillespie (Michael), Vince "Chip" Felton (Jana), and Summer Petty (James); seven grandchildren, Brandon Felton, Adam Gillespie, Tyler Gillespie, Scott Gillespie, Brittney Felton, Rene Carr, and Jordan Petty; one brother, Wayne Felton; and several nieces and nephews.. ...
Cecil W. Fowler (10/09/06)
Cecil W. Fowler, 86, of Linton passed away at 1 a.m. on Thursday, Oct. 5, 2006 at St. Mary's Mercy Hospital in Livonia, Mich. He was born April 2, 1920 in Chattanooga, Tenn., to William Jack and Belle (Barnhan) Fowler. A U.S. Navy veteran of U.S. Navy veteran serving from 1942-44, he retired after 18 years as senior engineer of plant layout for Ford Motor Company in Dearborn, Mich. ...
Edna May Lamb (10/09/06)
Edna May Lamb, 68, of Montezuma, passed away at 2 a.m. on Thursday, Oct. 5, 2006, at Health South in Terre Haute. She was born May 26, 1938, in Grand Rivers, Ky., the daughter of Archie &Ivey (Kirby) Molott. She was a member of the Baptist Church and was a homemaker...
Wanda Lee (Patrick) Ray (10/09/06)
Wanda Lee (Patrick) Ray, 78, of Ellettsville, passed away at Bloomington Hospital on Friday, Oct. 6, 2006. Born June 15, 1928, she was the daughter of M. Patrick and Nellie Marie Mitchell Patrick. She worked at AT&T Phone Center for six years, Coca Cola for four years, and the Ellettsville and Bloomington license branches. She was a member of the Lifeway Baptist Church and the VFW Auxiliary...
Jack L. Slater (10/09/06)
Jack L. Slater, 69, of Jasonville, passed away at 9:38 p.m. on Thursday, Oct. 5, 2006, at his residence. Born April 5, 1937 in Vincennes, he was the son of Jesse Conard Slater and Marie (St. John) Slater. He served on the Jasonville Police Department as chief of police and as an officer. ...
Mary Ann Strange (10/09/06)
Mary Ann Strange, 81, Indianapolis and formerly of Bloomfield, passed away Friday, Oct. 6, 2006. She worked as a bookkeeper in the business of mortgage and insurance, retiring in 1989. She was a member of Englewood Christian Church and its Loyal Mothers' Class...
Debbie Jo Templeton (10/09/06)
Debbie Jo Templeton, 42, of Bloomfield, passed away at 7:50 a.m. on Sunday, Oct. 8, 2006 at her residence. Born March 24, 1964 in Rochester, she was the daughter of Dan and Phyllis (St. Claire) Hauser. She worked as a school teacher for the Greene Sullivan Special Education Co-op and a homemaker. She was a member of the First Baptist Church of Bloomfield and GRACE Homeschooling Group...
Olive F. Wade (10/09/06)
Olive F. Wade, 92, of Bloomfield, passed away at 8:13 p.m. on Saturday, Oct. 7, 2006 at Greene County General Hospital. Born Aug. 2, 1914 in Bloomfield, she was the daughter of Maurice "Morris" W. and Golda (Heaton) Ritter. She worked as a secretary at Crane NWSC. She was a 50-year member of Rebecca Lodge No. 595, Extension Homemakers Club, Bloomfield United Methodist Church, Greene County Historical Society, Past Nobel Grands Club, Ladies Encampment Club...
Dale Kirk (10/12/06)
Dale Kirk, 80, of Bloomington, passed away Wednesday, Oct. 11, 2006 at his residence. Born Dec. 13, 1925, in Buena Vista, he was the son of Russell and Ethel (Patterson) Kirk. He was retired from Indiana Bell Telephone after 35 years of service. He was a U.S. Navy veteran of World War II...