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Obituaries from August 2008

Hilda Harrison (08/31/08)
Hilda Harrison, 88, of Lyons passed away at 4:10 a.m. at the Willow Manor in Vincennes on Sunday, Aug. 31, 2008. She was born October 20, 1919 in Owen County, Indiana. She was the daughter of Jiles Adam and Ruth Gertrude (Waggoner) Duncan. She graduated from Indiana State University with a bachelor's degree in education. ...
Chad Talley (08/31/08)
Chadley "Chad" Shawn Talley, 33, of Dugger, passed away Friday August 29, 2008. He was born in Sullivan, Indiana July 30, 1975 to Jerry Talley and Janie Cliver Talley. Chad graduated from Union High School in 1993, he loved the outdoors, was a avid hunter, and fisherman...
Doris B. Morrow (08/28/08)
Doris B. Morrow, 79, of Linton, IN, formerly of Griffin, passed away Wednesday, August 27, 2008, at Glenburn Home in Linton. Cremation is scheduled and there will be no visitation per Doris's wishes. Anderson-Poindexter Memory Chapel in Linton has been entrusted with arrangements...
Iva Mae Hallmark Goines (08/28/08)
Iva Mae Hallmark Goines, 87, of Mesa, AZ, passed away Friday, Aug. 22, 2008. She was born March 3, 1921 in Staunton, IN to Robert Newton and Florence Eliza Winn Hallmark Her husband, Mack Edward Goines, preceded her in death. Mae was a widow for 45 years, raising and providing for her family. She was an active member of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints...
Kenneth H. Sprague (08/27/08)
Kenneth H. Sprague, 79, of Jasonville, passed away at 8:50 p.m., Sunday, Aug. 24, 2008 at Union Hospital in Terre Haute. He was born April 21, 1929 in Terre Haute to Archie D. and Opal Lowe Sprague. He graduated from Jasonville High School where he played football and basketball and attended Ivy Tech College after his military service. He served four years in the U.S. Navy and 20 years in the U.s. Coast Guard retiring with the rank of Chief Petty Officer...
Joe Johnson (08/27/08)
Joe Johnson, 60, of Westfield passed away Saturday, Aug. 23, 2008, at St. Vincent Hospital in Indianapolis. Born June 8, 1948, in Wayne County, Mich., he was the son of Paul K. and Esther Johnson. He worked for Watson Security as a security guard and he also served as a former minister. He was a member of the Trinity Baptist Church in Westfield...
Mary Lou Camden (08/27/08)
Mary Lou Camden, 79, of Indianapolis, passed away August 26, 2008. She was a homemaker, a member of Ben Davis Christian Church and was baptized at New Hope Baptist Church. Survivors include: her husband of 59 years Carrlis Edwin "Ed" Camden; son John (Beverly) Camden; grandsons Johnny (Sherry) Camden and Matthew Camden; great-grandchildren Lindsey and David Camden; sister Charlotte West; brother Fred Riggins...
Saundra Sue Blair (08/26/08)
Saundra Sue Blair, 71, of Clay City, passed away at Royal Oaks Rehabilitation Center in Terre Haute, Monday, Aug. 25, 2008 following a brief illness. She was born Sept. 16, 1936, the daughter of Lester and Grace (Fields) Heaton. She worked as a bank teller at Citizens National Bank in Linton. She was a member of the Pleasant Grove Church of Christ in rural Lyons...
Marjorie (Crowe) Hudson (08/26/08)
Marjorie (Crowe) Hudson, 92, of Bloomfield, passed away at 6:40 a.m. on Tuesday August 26, 2008 at Garden Villa in Bloomington. Born March 13, 1916 in Greene County, she was the daughter of Burge and Byrd (Bays) Crowe. She was a homemaker and she worked at the Bloomfield Nursing Home. She was a life time member of the Sylvania Wesleyan Church in Bloomfield...
Wilma L. Hugunin (08/26/08)
Wilma L. Hugunin, 89, of Bloomfield, passed away 9 p.m. Monday, Aug. 25, 2008 at the Washington Nursing Center in Washington. Born April 4, 1919 in Odon, she was the daughter of Ernest Walter and Elma (Dowden) Hugunin. She served in World War II in the Women's Army Air Corps 8th Division, and was stationed in England, France, and Germany. ...
Ottis Ray Sluder Jr. (08/25/08)
Ottis Ray Sluder Jr., 45, of Sullivan, passed away Sunday, Aug. 24, 2008 at Terre Haute Regional Hospital. He was born in Sullivan on Dec.19, 1962 to Ottis Sluder and Alice Mae Walters Sluder. Survivors include: his wife, Melissa Hasler Sluder of Sullivan; two sons, Trenton Sluder of Sullivan, and Ryan Duckworth of Dugger; two daughters, Chelsey Hasler of Sullivan, and Angel Bowman of Dugger; one sister, Sherry Holladay of Hymera; and several nieces and nephews...
Donald Harting (08/25/08)
Donald Harting, 83, of Edwardsport, passed away at 2:46 p.m. Sunday, Aug. 24, 2008, at Crestview Convalescent Center in Vincennes. He was born on Sept. 10, 1924, in Wheatland, the son of Bonnie (McKinley) Harting and Paul Harting. He married Freda Katherine Pierson in May 1951, she died May 23, 2005...
Aubrey D. Gentry (08/25/08)
Aubrey D. Gentry, 57, of Carlisle, passed away at 2:45 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 23, 2008 at Greene County General Hospital in Linton. He was born in Sullivan on Sept. 5, 1950 to Marcus Gentry and Mabel Mitchell Gentry. He was a member of the Howsville Pentecostal Church, served in the National Guard for six years, and was employed by a private postal carrier...
Nona M. Minnick (08/23/08)
Nona M. Minnick, 89, of Bloomfield, passed away 1:50 p.m. Friday, August 22, 2008 at Lyons Health and Living Center. Born December 14, 1918 in Greene County, she was the daughter of Dennie A. and Ocia (Crowe) Bays. She was a school teacher for Wayne Township in Indianapolis, the Danville area, and locally in Center Township. ...
Robert Edward Ingalls (08/23/08)
Robert Edward Ingalls, 84, of Spencer, passed away Friday, Aug. 22, 2008 at Owen Valley Health Campus. He was born December 5, 1923 in Worthington to Robert J. and Geneva (Knox) Ingalls. Ingalls was the owner of a gas station, owned several car dealerships as well as a truck fleet that hauled for Goshen Rubber Co. ...
John V. Mayhew (08/22/08)
John V. Mayhew, 66, of Jasonville, passed away on Thursday, Aug. 21, 2008 at Union Hospital in Terre Haute. He was born April 19, 1942 to Rex O. and Berenice D. (Kimm) Mayhew in Luzerne, IA. He moved to Jasonville in 1957, where he met and married Carolyn (Caroline) Miller on Nov. 29, 1964...
Helen M. Napier (08/21/08)
Helen M. Napier, 81, of Jasonville, passed away at 1 p.m. Wednesday, Aug. 20, 2008 at Sullivan County Community Hospital in Sullivan. Born Jan. 7, 1927 in Pittsburg, PA, she was the daughter of William F. and Helen Marie Nelson Krebs She had worked as a telephone pperator and a Pharmacist Assistant in her early years...
Lois Merle 'Fern' Percifield (08/20/08)
Lois Merle 'Fern' Percifield, 79, of Linton, passed away Tuesday, Aug. 19, 2008, at Terre Haute Regional Hospital. Born in Pleasantville on June 29, 1929, she was the daughter of McKendree and Chlorine (Mowery) Wilson. After the passing of her father, her mother later married Chester McCart. Fern married William Earl Percifield on June 12, 1961...
Paul Chattin (08/20/08)
Paul Chattin, 87, of Howesville and formerly Decker Chapel, passed away at 9:05 p.m. Tuesday, Aug. 19, 2008 at his residence. He was born April 28, 1921 in Martin County to Paul Chattin and Mamie (Allen) Chattin He married Doris (Beard) Chattin on October 12, 1941 in Decker Chapel, Ind. She died on...
Robert L. (Bob) Minks (08/20/08)
Robert L. (Bob) Minks, 82, of Scotland, passed away 4:53 a.m. Wednesday, Aug. 20, 2008 at Bloomington Hospital. Born Jan. 2, 1926 in Greene County, he was the son of Lee and Ruth (Ellett) Minks. He retired from NWSC Crane in 1979 as a truck driver. He was also a self employed farmer and drove a school bus for the Bloomfield School District. ...
Jerry Moody (08/19/08)
Jerry Moody, 70, of rural Springville, passed away at 11:55 a.m. Monday, Aug. 18, 2008 at his residence. He was the son of Gerald and Estes Moody. He married the former Edna Dobson on June 14, 1958. He retired from Thomson Consumer Electronics in Bloomington. He attended Sylvania Community Church in Greene County and was a member of the K-Mart Cruisers Club...
James Arthur "Flap" Fender (08/18/08)
James Arthur "Flap" Fender, 60, passed away Aug. 17, 2008 at Owen Valley Health Campus in Spencer. Born January 10, 1948 at Bowling Green, he was the son of Russell Fender and Elsie (Long) Fender. He served in the U.S. Army in Vietnam. Survivors include: his children, Teresa Collins, David Fender, both of Spencer, James Fender of Bloomington; siblings, Edna Hammock, Barbara Solarsky, Lewis Fender, Steven Fender, Russell Fender; 4 grandchildren...
Alice G. Cox (08/18/08)
Alice G. Cox, 79, of Linton and formerly of Carlisle, passed away at 4:31 a.m. Monday Aug. 18, 2008 at her residence. She was born in Beecher, Ill. on May 24, 1929 to Pliny Blaine Meek and Rosa Gertrude Mulvaney Meek. She was a member of the Church of God in Sullivan and Linton for 60 years, attended Indiana State University and graduated from Indiana Business College...
Mearl E. Stremming (08/17/08)
Mearl E. Stremming, 61, Sandborn, passed away at his residence Saturday, August 16, 2008. e was a life-long resident of Sandborn, born on December 26, 1946, the was the son of Orvel L. and Virginia M. (Clifford) Stremming. On August 30, 1968, he married Linda D. Marlow. He was an insurance agent for United Insurance Company of America and served as an assistant manager for the company in the Vincennes office. He also worked as an independent, owning his own insurance agency. Mearl retired in 1996.
Grace Ellen (Lawson) Shepherd (08/16/08)
Grace Ellen (Lawson) Shepherd, 93, of Washington, passed away Friday, August 5, 2008, at Prairie Village. Born in Parke County on February 5, 1915, she was the daughter of George and Minnie Ellen (Glass) Lawson. She married Melvin W. Shepherd on November 14, 1935, and they had two daughters...
Cory David Barnes (08/15/08)
Cory David Barnes, 32, of Linton, passed away at 1:30 p.m. on Thursday, August 14, 2008 at his residence. He was born in Linton on Sept. 29, 1975, the son of David and Cheri (Gabbart) Barnes. He was a 1994 graduate of Linton-Stockton High School. He worked with his father at Barnes Maintenance Service in Linton...
Cory Barnes (08/14/08)
Cory Barnes, 32, of Linton passed away at 1:30 p.m. Thursday, Aug. 14, 2008 at his residence. Arrangements are pending at the Welch & Cornett Funeral Home in Linton.
Evelyn Fay (Robertson) Baugh (08/14/08)
Evelyn Fay (Robertson) Baugh, 62, of Spencer, passed away Tuesday, Aug. 12, 2008 at The Residence at McCormick's Creek. She was a homemaker. Survivors include her husband, Junior Baugh; three daughters, Karen Rybolt of Tennessee, Janice Gentry of Spencer, and Pamela Sloan of Bloomington; four brothers, Don Robertson of Spencer, Robert Robertson of Gosport, Larry Robertson of Newark, and David Robertson of Bloomington; and six sisters, Alice Myers of Switz City, Marilyn Robertson of Stanford, Mary Randolph of Coal City, Sharon Sargent of Lyons, Judy Robertson of Carlisle, and Pam Robertson of Martinsville.. ...
Mary Susie Brown (08/14/08)
Mary Susie Brown, 65, of Bloomington, passed away Tuesday, Aug. 12, 2008. Born Oct. 9, 1942, in Bloomington, she was the daughter of Marjorie (Hoke) and Lawrence "Red" Hudson. She graduated from Ellettsville High School in 1960. She continued to manage the Alice Pearson Memorial Scholarship for the class. She was retired from the Indiana University Bookstore...
Everett Michael Smith (08/12/08)
Everett Michael Smith, 58, of rural Bloomfield, passed away 3:49 p.m. Thursday at Bloomington Hospital. Born June 13, 1950, in Shelbyville, he was the son of William E. Smith Sr. and Margaret C. Smith. He did volunteer work for Backstreet Missions and the homeless shelter in Bloomington...
Ella Chesterfield (08/12/08)
Ella Chesterfield, 69, of Coalmont, passed away at 12:46 a.m. Tuesday August 12, 2008 at Terre Haute Regional Hospital. She was born in Sullivan County on May 11, 1939, the daughter of Decker O. House and Florence Griffith House. She was a member of the Hymera Order of Eastern Star #289...
Frederick "Rick" Hovey Lyons, (08/11/08)
Frederick "Rick" Hovey Lyons, 48, of Bloomfield, passed away 6:30 a.m. Thursday, August 7, 2008. Born June 22, 1960 in Bedford, he was the son of Hovey Frederick and Joy Kathleen (Mynatt) Lyons. He was a logger for Blunk Logging in Gosport. Surviving relatives include: his wife, Linny Renee (Parrish) Lyons, whom he married Sept. ...
Dylan Andrew Fagg (08/09/08)
Dylan Andrew Fagg, infant son of Stephen Andrew and Amanda Dawn (Stollings) Fagg, passed away August 7, 2008 in Knoxville, Tennessee. Surviving relatives include: parents, Stephen Andrew and Amanda Dawn Fagg of Lyons; paternal grandparents, Joyce and Roy Gardner of Lyons and Donald and Dejah Barron of Jasonville; maternal grandparents, Greg and Terri Stollings of Lyons; paternal great, grandparents, John and Glenda Fagg of Arkansas, Donald and Linda Barron of Florida, and Jim and Helen Gardner of Switz City; maternal great, grandparents, Larry and Maggie Corns of Lyons, Marjorie Stollings of Lyons, and Lorane Gardner of Jasonville; three uncles, Thomas Clements of Lyons, Donald Franklin Barron III of Sullivan, and Brandon Stollings of Lyons; three aunts, Danielle Gardner of Lyons, Madison Barron of Jasonville, and Christin Stollings of Lyons.. ...
Ellen Rose Hudson (08/10/08)
Ellen Rose Hudson, 60, of Edmonton Kentucky, formerly of Bloomfield passed away at 6:10 A.M. on Saturday August 9, 2008 at Jewish Hospital in Louisville, Kentucky. Born August 29, 1947 in Greene County, she was the daughter of John & Hattie (Williams) Pearson...
Robert Gene Good (08/10/08)
Robert Gene Good, 81, Bedford, passed away Friday, Aug. 8, 2008, at Dunn Memorial Hospital in Bedford. He was born Nov. 24, 1926 in Stafford Township the son of Charles Vercil Good and Ruby Emma Lacy Good. He was a 1944 graduate of Marco High School and worked at the U.S. Naval Ammunition Depot, Crane, from 1944 until he retired in 1978...
Lisa (Kern) Cleveland (08/08/08)
Lisa (Kern) Cleveland, 38, of Bloomington, passed away Monday, Aug. 4 at Bloomington Hospital. Born June 13, 1970, in Bedford, she was the daughter of Larry and Betty (Treece) Kern. She was a homemaker and an EMT first responder, as well as a volunteer firefighter...
Aletha "Gwen" Tibbett (08/08/08)
Aletha 'Gwen' Tibbett Aletha 'Gwen' Tibbett, 85, of Linton, formerly of Indianapolis, passed away Thursday, August 7, 2008, at Greene County General Hospital. She was born on August 23, 1922, in Lyons, IN, to Lee A. & Rosa (Deckard) Tibbett. She was an employee of the Social Security Administration, retiring in 1992. She was a member of Central Christian Church in Indianapolis and attended Linton Church of Christ...
Merle C. Jolly (08/07/08)
Merle C. Jolly, 90, of Stanford, passed away on Thursday, Aug. 7, 2008 at Garden Villa in Bloomington. He was born Sept. 30, 1917 in Vandalia, IL, the son of Clifford and Iva (Baldwin) Jolly. A retired employee of the Monroe County Community School Corporation, he worked in the warehouse and maintenance department for more than 20 years. He was a member of the Greene County Chapel Methodist Church, the Stanford Community Senior Citizens, the Area 10 R.S.V.P. and the Rhythamaire Band...
Patricia L. May (08/07/08)
Patricia L. May, 73, of Bloomington, formerly of Indianapolis, passed away Tuesday, Aug. 5, 2008, at her residence. Born Sept. 27, 1934, in Bloomington, she was the daughter of Cretus and Tryfina Belle (Smith) Jones. She was a homemaker. She was a member of the Sunnyside Baptist Church in Indianapolis where she was an active member in many groups...
Richard J. "Dick" Keller (08/06/08)
Richard J. "Dick" Keller, 67, of Bloomington passed away Monday, Aug. 4, 2008 at Bloomington Hospital. Born Jan. 14, 1941 in Vincennes, he was the son of Vincent and Florence Keller. He retired after 29 years with Ameritech. He served four years in the United States Air Force and was a member of the American Legion and Elks Lodge. He was also a member of St. John Catholic Church in Vincennes...
Timothy Jay Helms (08/06/08)
Timothy Jay Helms, 46, of Switz City, passed away 12:15 a.m. Wednesday, Aug. 6, 2008 at Lyons Health and Living Center. Born April 27, 1962 in Greene County, he was the son of Bobby Arthur and Janet (Vandeventer) Helms. He was a repair contractor for Distinctive Homes, Inc. in Solsberry and a member of God's Church...
Hildred Geneva (Campbell) Kent (08/06/08)
Hildred Geneva (Campbell) Kent, 83, of Solsberry, passed away at 8:52 a.m. Tuesday Aug. 5, 2008 at her residence. Born June 24, 1925 in Solsberry she was the daughter of Troy and Mary Geneva (Crane) Campbell. She was retired from RCA in Bloomington with 36 years as a group leader. She was a 1943 graduate of Solsberry High School and a member of the Solsberry Christian Church, Solsberry Eastern Star, and Solsberry American Legion Auxiliary...
Beverly Ann Bishop (08/05/08)
Beverly Ann Bishop, 77, of Terre Haute and formerly of Sullivan Co., passed away at 4:27 p.m. Monday, Aug. 4, 2008 at Terre Haute Regional Hospital. She was born in Detroit, Michigan on Feb. 2, 1931, the daughter of Orval James and Muriel Jones James Enochs...
Mildred O. (Bedwell) Dunbar (08/05/08)
Mildred O. (Bedwell) Dunbar, 95, Anderson, passed away Saturday, Aug. 2, 2008 at her residence after an extended illness. She was born March 15, 1913 in Bucktown in Sullivan County and resided in Anderson since 1939. Mildred retired from Delco Remy Division of General Motors Plant 2 in the cafeteria after 18 years of service. She was a member of Jehovah's Witnessess South Congregation...
Roy "Dude" Weaver (08/04/08)
Roy "Dude" Weaver, 79, of rural Goshen, passed away at 3 p.m. Thursday, July 31, 2008. He was born in Linton to Roy Weaver on Nov. 11, 1928. He married Phyllis Gravemier on Feb. 15, 1950, in Linton. She died Dec. 24, 1989. He married Judi Ann Latson on June 2, 1990. She died Nov. 16, 2004...
Audrey Gwen Norris (08/03/08)
Audrey Gwen Norris, 87, of Bloomfield passed away at 8:30 p.m. on Saturday, Aug. 2, 2008 at Greene County General Hospital in Linton. Born Dec. 21, 1920 in Greene County, she was the daughter of Winfield and Almira (Hash) Blaker. She worked at Sarkes Tarzian in Bloomington and was a homemaker...
Linda Barnwell (08/01/08)
Linda Barnwell, 62, of Evansville, passed away Saturday, July 26, 2008 at her home. She was born Aug. 8, 1945 in Long Beach, Calif. She was a Registered Nurse at Deaconess Hospital in Unit 5200 from 1991-97. She traveled around the country as a nurse from 1997 to 2006...
Carol Ann Prell (08/01/08)
JASONVILLE -- Carol Ann Prell, 65, of Jasonville died at her residence at 7:20 p.m. on Tuesday, July 29, 2008. She was born April 6, 1943 in New London, Wis., and was the daughter of Harvey and Constance (LaBeau) Brauer. She married George A. Prell on Aug. 3, 1976...
(Untitled) (08/01/08)
JASONVILLE -- Carol Ann Prell, 65, of Jasonville died at her residence at 7:20 p.m. on Tuesday, July 29, 2008. She was born April 6, 1943 in New London, Wis., and was the daughter of Harvey and Constance (LaBeau) Brauer. She married George A. Prell on Aug. 3, 1976...
Shirley Stiffler St. John (08/01/08)
Shirley Stiffler St. John, 73, of Bon Secour, Ala., and formerly of Fraser, Mich., passed away Thursday, July 31, 2008. She was born on May 9, 1935 in Jasonville to William and Leona Stiffler. She was a graduate of State Laboratory School in Terre Haute, was a Christian...