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Obituaries from May 2007

Wallace Wilson (05/31/07)
Wallace Wilson, 65, Linton passed away at 3:30 p.m. Wednesday, May 30 at Bloomington Hospital. Arrangements are pending at Welch & Cornett Funeral Home in Linton.
Edith Evelyn Manning Ross (05/25/07)
Edith Evelyn Manning Ross, 71, passed away Monday, May 21, 2007. Born March 15, 1936 in Olathe, Kansas, she was the daughter of John Smith Manning and Willa Lou Daniels Manning. She was a 1954 graduate of Olathe High School. Survivors include her husband of 50 years Vincent A. ...
Floyd L. "Tuffy" Markle (05/25/07)
Floyd L. "Tuffy" Markle, 82, of Linton passed away Friday, May 25, 2007 at Greene County General Hospital in Linton. Born Aug. 15, 1923, in Greene County, he was the son of Floyd C. and Katie Hazel (Green) Markle. He married Shirley A. Asdell on April 12, 1941...
Linda Kirk (05/25/07)
Linda Kirk, of Linton, passed away May 25, 2007 in Indianapolis. Arrangements are pending at Anderson-Poindexter Memory Chapel.
Viola Fern Gee (05/25/07)
Viola Fern Gee, 87, of Washington and formerly of Elnora, passed away Friday, May 25, 2007 at Memorial Hospital in Jasper. Born in Martin County on Feb. 3, 1920, she was the daughter of John and Meda (White) Blake. On Dec. 22, 1956, she married Charles E. Gee...
Bishop Bruce Campbell (05/25/07)
Bishop Bruce Campbell, 44 of Sullivan passed at 1:50 p.m. on Thursday, May 24, 2007 at his residence. Born in Lamont, Calif., on Nov. 8, 1962, he was the son of Boots and Betty Lou (Burgess) Campbell. On April 24, 1982 he married Angela M. Terry. Bishop Campbell was a minister for 26 years and pastored Souls Harbor Church in Shelburn for 13 years...
Rev. Ivan R. Stone (05/24/07)
Rev. Ivan R. Stone, 93, of Linton, passed away Monday, May 21, 2007, at Linton Nursing and Rehab Center. Born in Steel Crossroads in Harbin County, KY on Aug. 26, 1913, he was the son of Rodrick and Rose Mae (Eubanks) Stone. On March 18, 1942, he married Zola Mildred (Rose)...
Clouris (Watkins) Solaro (05/24/07)
Clouris (Watkins) Solaro, 99, formerly of Linton, died May 18, 2007 in Lake Orion, Mi. She was born June 7, 1908 near Bedford to Lona and Chauncey Baker. While living in Linton, she was a supervisor at the Real Silk Hosiery Company in the 1940s. She was married to Gilbert Watkins of Dugger, who preceded her in death in 1955. She later married Richard Solaro, who is now deceased, of Indianapolis...
Rachel M. Ellis (05/24/07)
Rachel M. Ellis, 93, of Jasonville, passed away at 9:23 p.m. Tuesday, May 23, 2007 at Shakamak Good Samaritan Center in Jasonville. Born April 25, 1914 in Greene County, she was the daughter of Frank and Gladys (Cooprider) Peavey. She was an active volunteer at Shakamak Good Samaritan Home and was a member of the Howesville Presbyterian Church...
Levi Lynn Keller Rawley (05/23/07)
Levi Lynn Keller Rawley, infant son of Justin Rawley and Allyssa Keller, both of Sullivan, passed away at 4:36 p.m. Monday, May 21, 2007 at Methodist Hospital in Indianapolis. He was born in Sullivan on May 18, 2007. Survivors include: his parents; maternal grandparents, Kenny and Cindy Buskirk of Sullivan; paternal grandparents, Tammy Rawley of Lyons and John Rawley of Indianapolis; six great-grandparents; one great-great grandfather; as well as several aunts, uncles and cousins...
Virginia Ruth O'Neall (05/23/07)
Virginia Ruth O'Neall, 87, of Lyons passed away at 8:06 p.m. on Monday May 21, 2007 at Lyons Health & Living Center. Born March 2, 1920 in Linton, she is the daughter of Jonas W. and Fannie (Carter) Emery. She was a homemaker Surviving relativesinclude: one daughter Virginia Lee Sherrow of Bloomfield; four grandchildren, Rhonda Dyer of Freedom, Linda Pearson of Bloomfield, Jon Sherrow of Bloomfield and Beth Hasseman of New Mexico; seven great-grandcildren; and brother, Jerdon Emery of Bloomfield.. ...
Agnes Wiggington (05/22/07)
Agnes (Grider) Wiggington, 82, of Bloomfield, passed away Saturday May 19, 2007 at Lee Memorial Hospital in Fort Myers, Florida. Born February 26, 1925 in Russell Springs, Kentucky, she was the daughter of John E. and Bertha (Combest) Grider. She was a homemaker...
Rev. Ivan R. Stone (05/22/07)
Rev. Ivan R. Stone, 93, of Linton passed away at 7:25 p.m. Monday, May 21 at Linton Nursing and Rehab Center. Arrangements are pending at Anderson-Poindexter Memory Chapel in Linton.
Geneva Pearl Class (05/29/07)
Geneva Pearl Class, 57, of Bloomfield passed away at 9:30 p.m. on Saturday May 26, 2007 at her residence. Born Jan. 1, 1950 in Greene County, she was the daughter of Raymond and Ola (Reed) Fulk. She was a homemaker and a member of the Kingdom Hall of Jehovah's Witness Church in Bloomfield...
Viola Fern Gee (05/29/07)
Viola Fern Gee, 87, of Washington and formerly of Elnora passed away Friday, May 25, 2007 at Memorial Hospital in Jasper. Born in Martin County on Feb. 3, 1920, she was the daughter of John and Meda (White) Blake. On Dec. 22, 1956, she married Charles E. Gee...
Mable M. Stewart (05/31/07)
Mable M. Stewart, 80, of Bloomfield, passed away at 12:25 p.m. Tuesday May 29, 2007 at Bloomington Hospital. Born May 21, 1927 in Monroe County, she was the daughter of Frank and Agnes (Hadden) Hayse. She retired as a cook for the Lighthouse restaurant in Bloomfield. She was a member of the Harvest Community Church...
Marjarine Osborne (05/31/07)
Marjarine Osborne, 86, of Vincennes, passed away Tuesday, May 29, 2007, at GentleCare of Vincennes. Born in Plainville on July 2, 1920, she was the daughter of Thomas E. and Daisy (Mitchell) Bowman. She had owned and operated Marjarine's Beauty Shop in Sandborn, and retired in 1995. She had also worked as a hostess at the Executive Inn in Vincennes and was a member of Sandborn Christian Church...
Mary C. McCallum (05/31/07)
Mary C. McCallum, 77, Bicknell and formerly of Vincennes, passed away at 7:55 a.m. Wednesday, May 30, 2007 at Freelandville Community Home. Born Dec. 11, 1929 in Vincennes, she was the daughter of Frank F. and Christine E. (Johnson) Haaff. She was previously employed at Hill's Department Store and was an operator at Indiana Bell Telephone. ...
Keith D. Handley (05/31/07)
Keith D. Handley, 67, Jasonville passed away at 9:20 p.m. Tuesday, May 29, 2007 at Sullivan County Community Hospital in Sullivan. Born Jan. 15, 1940 in Detroit, MI, he was the son of Forest E. and Anne L. (Zeps) Handley. He was a retired member of the United States Marine Corps where he served two full tours of duty in Vietnam. ...
William M. Collins (05/31/07)
William M. Collins, age 36 of Linton, passed away at 6:53 a.m. on Wednesday, May 31, 2007 the result of injuries sustained in a motor vehicle accident. Arrangements are pending at the Welch & Cornett Funeral Home in Linton.
Marilyn J. May (05/30/07)
Marilyn J. May , 70 of Jasper died at 9:30 a.m. Monday May 28, 2007 at her home in Jasper. She was born on Aug. 15, 1936 at Sandborn to Lawrence and Hazel (Stanton) McKee. A member of the Shiloh United Methodist Church in Jasper, she worked for many years at the 3-D Shopping Center the Wal-Mart Store , both in...
Maxine E. Knoy (05/30/07)
Maxine E. Knoy, 79 of Worthington, passed away Saturday morning, May 26, 2007 at Methodist Hospital in Indianapolis. She was born in Shelbyville on June 23, 1927, the daughter of Marshall, Sr. and Alice (Marley) King. She was a homemaker and previously owned a beauty shop in Worthington, and worked at the Billie Style Shop. She was a member of the VFW Ladies Auxilary in Worthington...
Linda J. Kirk (05/30/07)
Linda J. Kirk, 67, of Linton, passed away Friday, May 25, 2007, at Indianapolis. Born in Linton, on July 1, 1939, she was the daughter of Carl and Mildred (Risher) Walton. She had served as the Activities Director at the Linton Nursing Home before retiring in 1990...
Geneva Pearl Class (05/30/07)
Geneva Pearl Class, 57, of Bloomfield passed away at 9:30 p.m. on Saturday May 26, 2007 at her residence. Born Jan. 1, 1950 in Greene County, she was the daughter of Raymond and Ola (Reed) Fulk. She was a homemaker and a member of the Kingdom Hall of Jehovah's Witness Church in Bloomfield...
Floyd L. "Tuffy" Markle (05/29/07)
Floyd L. "Tuffy" Markle, 83, of Linton passed away Friday, May 25, 2007 at Greene County General Hospital in Linton. Born Aug. 15, 1923, in Greene County, he was the son of Floyd C. and Katie Hazel (Green) Markle. He married Shirley A. Asdell on April 12, 1941...
Maxine E. Knoy (05/29/07)
Maxine E. Knoy, 79 of Worthington, passed away Saturday morning, May 26, 2007 at Methodist Hospital in Indianapolis. She was born in Shelbyville on June 23, 1927, the daughter of Marshall, Sr. and Alice (Marley) King. She was a homemaker, previously owned a beauty shop in Worthington, and worked at the Billie Style Shop. She was a member of the VFW Ladies Auxilary in Worthington...
Linda J. Kirk (05/29/07)
Linda J. Kirk, 67, of Linton, passed away Friday, May 25, 2007, at Indianapolis. Born in Linton, on July 1, 1939, she was the daughter of Carl and Mildred (Risher) Walton. In 1957, she married Ralph C. Kirk. She had served as the Activities Director at the Linton Nursing Home before retiring in 1990...
Katherine Kenney (05/22/07)
Katherine Kenney, 96, of Linton, passed away Saturday, May 19, 2007, at Linton Nursing & Rehab Ctr. Born in Saline, MI., on Sept. 15, 1910, she was the daughter of Alphonse and Minnie (Fuller) Schmid. She was a homemaker. Survivors include her by brother, Charles Schmid of Arcata, CA and two sisters, Clara Keene and Doris Towler, both of Linton. She is also survived by several nieces and nephews...
Emmalee Morgan Gilbert (05/22/07)
Emmalee Morgan Gilbert, 13, of Lewis, passed away Sunday at Methodist Hospital in Indianapolis from injuries associated with a tractor accident. Born Jan. 10, 1994 in Terre Haute, she was the daughter of Ted Andrew and Theresa "Terri" Sue (Wilson) Gilbert of Lewis...
Emil Emery (05/22/07)
Emil Emery, 81, Greenwood, passed away Saturday, May 19, 2007 at Methodist Hospital in Indianapolis. Born on Jan. 18, 1926 in Bloomfield, he was the son of the late Emil Emery, Sr. and Vina (Dove) Emery. He was superintendent at Tousley-Bixler Construction for more than 40 years before retiring...
Robert E. Eccles (05/08/07)
Robert E. Eccles, 82 of Jasonville, died at 3:50 p.m. on Tuesday, May 8, 2007, at Greene County General Hospital in Linton. Arrangements are pending at Welch & Cornett Funeral Home in Linton and will be posted later today at www.welchcornett.com
John Elmer Charlton (05/08/07)
John Elmer Charlton, 93, of Carlisle, passed away at 9:46 p.m. Monday, May 7 at Good Samaritan Hospital in Vincennes. Born Dec. 26, 1913 in Knox County, he was the son of Don R. and Ethel Whitlock Charlton. He was a member of the Morris Chapel United Methodist Church near Oaktown...
Ralph Bohnert (05/06/07)
Ralph Bohnert, 85, of Jasonville, passed away at 11:50 a.m. Friday, May 4, 2007 at Southwood Health & Rehabilitation in Terre Haute. Born Nov, 2, 1921 in Jasonville, he was the son of Dennis and Margaret (Maggie) E. Coleman. He was a retired coal miner for Peabody Coal Co., a member of the United Mine Workers of Americaand was an U.S. Army veteran of World War II.  He was also member of Jasonville American Legion Post No. 172 and Jasonville Veteran's of Foreign Wars (VFW) Post No. 6225...
Linda Sue (Duncan) Gardner (05/06/07)
Linda Sue Duncan Gardner, 57, Bloomfield, passed away at 6 p.m. Wednesday, May 2, 2007 at her residence. Born Oct. 22, 1949, in Mitchell, she was the daughter of Henry Albert and Sophia Louise (Woods) Duncan. She married Tom Gardner on March 27, 1992, and he survives...
James Edward Crabb (05/05/07)
James Edward Crabb, 75, of Bloomfield, passed away at 3:15 a.m. Friday May 4, 2007 at his residence. Born Oct. 22, 1931 in Corning, AK, he was the son of James Alvin and Martha Melvina (Chandler) Crabb Duncan. He was a construction worker for Weddle Brothers and Superior Building in Bloomington. He was a member of the Laborer and Hod Carriers Union Local 741, the Holy Name Catholic Church, and was a Korean War veteran in the United States Army...
Donna J. Pigg (05/04/07)
Donna J. Pigg, 74, of Cass, passed away at 12:45 a.m. Sunday, April 29, 2007 at Sullivan County. Community Hospital in Sullivan. She was born in Sullivan County on Dec. 19, 1932 to William Hatfield and Ruth Borders Hatfield. She retired from Keller's Aluminum Furniture in Linton...
Jan Freeman Schloot (05/03/07)
Jan Freeman Schloot, 76, of Altamonte Springs, Fla., passed away Monday, March 19, 2007, in Florida. Graveside service will be at 10:00 a.m. Friday, May 4, 2007 at Worthington Cemetery. Welch & Cornett Funeral Home in Worthington is in charge of the arrangements...
Cecil E. Graves (05/03/07)
Cecil E. Graves, 72, of Bloomfield, passed away at 3:35 a.m. Wednesday, May 2, 2007 at his residence. Born February 1, 1935 in Frankfort Kentucky he was the son of Ed & Stella (Webb) Graves. He retired from CXS Railroad in 1996 with 28 years of service. He was a member of the Owensburg Baptist Church in Owensburg, Indiana...
Richard D. Glass (05/03/07)
Richard D. Glass, 59, of Jasonville passed away at 6:47 p.m. Monday, April 30, 2007 at Bloomington Hospital. Born Aug. 11, 1947 in Linton, he was the son of Carl W. and Alma G. (McQueary) Glass. He was a coal miner. Survivors include: his wife, Patricia A. ...
John J. Gamble (05/02/07)
John J. Gamble, 86, of Chicago Trail Village in New Carlisle, passed away Sunday, April 29, 2007 at Ironwood Health and Rehabilitation Center of South Bend. He was born on March 25, 1921, in Clay County, to Daniel and Sarah (Smith) Gamble. He was a Landscaper with Colbert Landscaping...
Donna J. Pigg (05/01/07)
Donna J. Pigg, 74, of Cass, passed away at 12:45 a.m. Sunday, April 29, 2007 at Sullivan County. Community Hospital in Sullivan. She was born in Sullivan County on Dec. 19, 1932 to William Hatfield and Ruth Borders Hatfield. She retired from Keller's Aluminum Furniture in Linton...
Susan Alice Hilderbrand (05/01/07)
Susan Alice Hilderbrand, 57, of Springville, passed away at 7:42 a.m. Monday, April 30, 2007 at Bedford Regional Medical Center. Born Nov. 1, 1949 in Clinton, IA, she was the daughter of James Donald and Marian L. (Kettleson) Green. She was a homemaker...
Robert E. Eccles (05/10/07)
Robert E. Eccles, 82, of Howesville, passed away at 3:50 p.m. on Tuesday, May 8, 2007 at Greene County General Hospital in Linton. Born July 27, 1924 in Howesville, he was the son of Robert and Thelma (Drake) Eccles. He was retired from General Electric in Linton and was a farmer. He was a Navy veteran of World War II and was a life member of American Legion Post 22 and VFW Post 7118, both of Linton. He was a 1942 graduate of Coalmont High School...
Ryan B. Phegley (05/10/07)
Ryan B. Phegley, 21, of Linton passed away Tuesday, May 8, 2007 at the Greene County General Hospital as the result of a motorcycle accident. Born in Sullivan on April 30, 1986, he was the son of Michelle A. Bailey. He worked for Peabody Coal Co. with Air Quality North Plant in Wheatland. While in high school, he was a member of the FFA where he served as the chapter vice-president and was also a graduate of the Class of 2005 at White River Valley High School...
Marjorie Knox (05/19/07)
Marjorie Knox, 80, Jasonville passed away at 12:05 p.m. May 18, 2007 at Shakamak Good Samaritan Center in Jasonville. Born Aug. 1, 1926 in Midland, she was the daughter of Quince and Elizabeth (Zuber) Thomas. She was a homemaker and a member of the Lawton Street Christian Church...
Garland Hasler (05/19/07)
Garland Hasler, 88, of Bloomfield and formerly of Lyons, passed away May 17, 2007 at Autumn House in Viera, Fla. He was born May 30, 1918 in Greene County, the son of William Fredrick (WF) Hasler and Nona (Humerickhouse) Hasler. He was a life-long farmer in Lyons and Newberry with many friends and neighbors. He was married 65 years to his wife, Virginia...
Jessie M. Whaley (05/17/07)
Jessie M. Whaley, 91, Route 2, Solsberry passed away Tuesday, May 15, 2007 at Bloomington Hospital. Born Oct. 13, 1915 in Greene County, he was the daughter of Harley and Ara Stephen Johnson. She graduated from Solsberry High School in 1932, and also earned her B.S. ...
Jennie Maxine Bedwell Shepherd (05/15/07)
Jennie Maxine Bedwell Shepherd, 91, of Shelburn, passed away at 6:45 p.m. Sunday, May 13, 2007 at Good Samaritan Home in Jasonville. Born Sept. 15, 1915 in Sullivan County, she was the daughter of Claude and Ruth Spangler Alumbaugh. She was a member of the Hymera United Methodist Church and a 50-year member of the Hymera Chapter of Eastern Star, where she also served as past Matron...
Dorothy Marie Burch Parkes (05/15/07)
Dorothy Marie (Holtsclaw) Burch Parkes, 85, of Bloomfield, passed away at 8 a.m. Friday, May 11, 2007 at her residence in Bloomfield. Born July 21, 1921 in Greene County, she was the daughter of Tommy and Forrest (Williams) Holtsclaw. She worked at NWSC Crane as well as the Woolen Mill in Bloomfield. She was also a seamstress for Chaney's Clothing Store in Bloomfield. She was a member of the Furnace Christian Church and the Furnace Ladies Aid...
Betty F. Mooney (05/15/07)
Betty F. Mooney, 79, of Worthington, passed away Sunday, May 13, 2007, at Glenburn Home in Linton. Born in Greene County on May 29, 1927, she was the daughter of Orman and Bonnie (Bruce) Bough. She was a member of Ladies Auxillary of American Legion Post No. 479 in Lyons...
Gene "Shorty" Minks (05/15/07)
Gene "Shorty" Minks, 57, of Bloomfield passed away Monday, May 14, 2007. He was a member of the Word of Life Fellowship Church in Bloomfield. An over the road and local truck driver for aproximately 37 years, he spent the last 10 years being part of the Cullison Trucking family in Bloomfield...
Carl R. Maybaugh (05/15/07)
Carl R. Maybaugh, 92, of Linton passed away Sunday, May 13, 2007 at Greene County General Hospital. Born September 16, 1914, in Clay County, he was the son of Charles and Chessie (Winikie) Maybaugh. A U.S.Army veteran of World War II, he received four Bronze Stars and a Purple Heart medal. ...
Mabel Gentry (05/15/07)
Mabel Gentry, 92, of Freedom, passed away Friday, May 11, 2007 at her residence. She was born May 2, 1915 in Greene County to David and Lucy (Bowers) Rowe. She was a teacher at the Cuba School in Owen County, McVille school in Greene County and 19 years at Eminence Elementary...
Dorothy Marie (Holtsclaw) Burch Parkes (05/14/07)
Dorothy Marie (Holtsclaw) Burch Parkes, 85, of Bloomfield, passed away at 8 a.m. Friday, May 11, 2007 at her residence in Bloomfield. Born July 21, 1921 in Greene County, she was the daughter of Tommy and Forrest (Williams) Holtsclaw. She worked at NWSC Crane as well as the Woolen Mill in Bloomfield. She was also a seamstress for Chaney's Clothing Store in Bloomfield. She was a member of the Furnace Christian Church and the Furnace Ladies Aid...
Vincent A. "Jock" Hardesty (05/11/07)
Vincent A "Jock" Hardesty, 92, of Jasonville, passed away Feb., 10, 2007. A military memorial service will be held at 2 p.m. on Sunday at Lebanon Cemetery in Midland with Pastor Brad West officiating.
Hannah Grace Cook (05/11/07)
Hannah Grace Cook, was stillborn at 7:05 a.m. Friday, May 11, 2007, at Greene County General Hospital in Linton. She was the daughter of Roy David Cook, Jr. & Shawna Marie (Fulford) Cook. Survivors include her parents of Linton, a sister, Caleigh M. Cook, at home, maternal grandparents, Terry and Dianna Fulford of Linton; paternal grandparents, Roy and Audrey Cook of Vincennes; an uncle, Matthew Fulford, of Linton; and aunts, Jamie Fulford of Linton and Janet Lynn Cook of Maryland...
Ralph M. Hatfield (05/01/07)
Ralph M. Hatfield, 80, of Montrose, MI passed away Sunday, April 28, 2007 at Hurley Medical Center. Born on Feb. 10, 1927, he was the son of the William and Ruth Hatfield. He graduated from Union High School in Dugger in 1944. He married Marge Raby on March 4, 1948 and lived in the Montrose area most of his life. He was a member of the Montrose Eagles...