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Obituaries from February 2009

Marian S. Chapman (02/27/09)
Marian S. Chapman, 93, formerly of Linton, passed away Friday, February 28, 2009, in Florida. Arrangements are pending at Anderson-Poindexter Memory Chapel in Linton.
Vivian Grace Corbin (02/27/09)
Vivian Grace Corbin, 85, of Linton, passed away at 9:59 a.m. Friday, Feb. 27, 2009, at Greene County General Hospital in Linton. She was born March 3, 1923, in Linton, the daughter of Mark and Glyde Alice (Thomas) Hollingsworth. She was a homemaker and a 52 year member of the Linton American Legion Ladies Auxiliary...
Robert "Bobby" Eugene England (02/27/09)
Robert "Bobby" Eugene England, 59, of Sandborn, passed away Friday, Feb. 27, 2009 at his residence. He was born on Nov. 10, 1949 in Sandborn to Robert Emerson and Dorothy Inez (Terrell) England. Bobby was a farmhand for 27 years. He enjoyed attending car shows, auctions, festivals and hanging out at the gazebo at the Blue Jay Junction with his friends. He was a beloved son, brother, uncle and friend to many...
Erma E. Moody (02/27/09)
Erma E. Moody, 74, of Linton, passed away at 1:15 a.m. Friday, Feb. 27, 2009, at her residence. She was born Jan. 30, 1935, in Monrovia, the daughter of Gerald & Opal (Martin) Pottorff. She was a member of the Calvary Baptist Church in Linton. She worked at the Triangle Restaurant in Worthington and as head cook at Glenburn Home for 18 years...
William "Bill" Butler (02/27/09)
William "Bill" North Butler, 55, of Linton, passed away at 7:30 a.m. Thursday, Feb. 26, 2009, at his residence. He was born April 21, 1953, in Marion, the son of John Robert and Marjorie (North) Butler. He was employed at Work One as a Community Employment Specialist. ...
Grace Y. Workman (02/26/09)
Grace Y. Workman, 94, of Bloomfield passed away at 2:45 a.m. on Thursday, Feb. 26, 2009 at Garden Villa in Bloomington. Arrangements are pending at Jenkins Funeral Home in Bloomfield.
William "Bill" Butler (02/26/09)
Garnetta B. Cox (02/25/09)
Garnetta B. Cox, 94, of Franklin, passed away at 7:55 p.m., Tuesday, Feb. 24, 2009, at Homeview Center in Franklin. She was born in Decker, on April 15, 1915, the daughter of the late Solomon E. and Bertha Mae (Owens) Warner. She was married in Indianapolis to Walter Clark Cox on September 24, 1954. He died in 1972...
Janet I. Collisson (02/25/09)
Janet I. Collisson, 88, of Linton, passed away at 1:40 a.m. Wednesday, Feb. 25, 2009, at Glenburn Home in Linton. She was born Aug. 20, 1920, in Washington, Ind., the daughter of Leslie F. and Lova (Karr) Hamersly. She worked as a secretary and accountant at Curtis Wright Industry and for George E. ...
Wilbur C. Miller (02/23/09)
Wilbur C. Miller, 79, of Worthington, passed away Monday, February 23, 2009, at Greene County General Hospital. He was born on July 9, 1929 in Clay County, Indiana to Clarence and Pearl (Blanton) Miller. On April 26, 1972, he married Clara G. Strahle.
Rita Rae Jobe (02/23/09)
Rita Rae Jobe, 73, of Dugger, passed away at 11:10 p.m. Sunday Feb. 22, 2009 at Methodist Hospital in Indianapolis.. She was born in Akron, Ohio on Dec. 3, 1935 the daughter of Ralph Richards and Eva Jerrels Richards. Rita was a member of the Mt. Moriah Church. She was formerly employed at Crane Naval Base and Dogwood Lane in Dugger...
Marilyn J. Terhune (02/21/09)
Marilyn J. Terhune, 75, of Linton, went to be with her Lord on Saturday, Feb. 21, 2009, at Lyons Health and Living Center. She was born on July 3, 1933, in Greene County to Emmett 'Smock' and Marjorie (Hardisty) Cline. Shortly after birth, her father passed away and her mother Marjorie married Roscoe 'Rocky' Padgett whom raised her. Marilyn married Harley 'Bud' Terhune in 1958 and he passed in 1982 after which she married Lewis W. Goodman in 1991 and he passed in 1999...
Evelyn Slover (02/20/09)
Evelyn L. Slover, 89, of Linton, passed away at 10:15 a.m. Friday, Feb. 20, 2009, at the Linton Nursing & Rehab Center. She was born in Jasonville on Jan. 15, 1920, the daughter of Frank and Josie (Kester) Jeffers. She was a member of the Linton First Baptist Church, where she served as Choir Director for 37 years. She had given piano and voice lessons in her home. She was a former member of Triad for several years as well as the Eastern Star and the Mu Beta Mission Circle...
Martha Mary McCulloch (02/20/09)
Martha Mary McCulloch, 92, of Dugger, passed away at 2:30 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 19, 2009 at Glenburn Home in Linton. She was born in Antioch to Steve and Barbara Gall on Dec. 8, 1916. She was the youngest of five children. She was married to James McCulloch on July 1, 1936...
Martha Mary McCulloch (02/19/09)
Martha Mary McCulloch, 92, of Dugger, passed away Thursday Feb. 19, 2009 at Glenburn Home in Linton. Arrangements are pending at Newkirk's Funeral Home in Dugger.
Helen Esther Bland (02/19/09)
Helen Esther Bland, 88, of Marshalltown, Iowa, died Thursday, Feb. 19, 2009, at Southridge Nursing and Rehab Center while in the care of her loving family and Iowa River Hospice. She was born on June 13, 1920, in Worthington, the daughter of Roscoe and Ivy Boltz...
Ronald Lee Lowther (02/18/09)
Ronald Lee Lowther, 49, of Bloomfield, passed away, 11:40 a.m. Feb. 18, 2009, in Bloomfield, of lung cancer. He was born Sept. 3, 1959 in Elyria, Ohio to Lester Carl and Donna Mae (McDaniel) Lowther. He is survived by his wife, Jennie Ann (Jackson) Lowther; his father, Lester Carl Lowther, Camdon, WV; three children, Kenneth William "K W" (Laura) Lowther, Gosport; Matthew Ryan Lowther, Bloomington; Tabitha Kay Lowther, Bloomfield; four step-children, Lowell Eugene Hall, Bloomfield; David Andrew Hall, Bloomfield; Matthew Tyler Hall, Bloomfield; Christopher Lee Freeman, Jasonville; one granddaughter, Alexandra Lee Lowther; three brothers, Rick and Kevin Kirkpatrick and Richard Allen Lowther.. ...
Patricia J. Bays (02/18/09)
Patricia J. Bays, 65, of Linton, passed away 7:16 a.m., Wednesday, February 18, 2009, at Greene Co. General Hospital, in Linton. She was born Nov. 18, 1943 in Indianapolis to James and Constance (Woodward) Bartholomew. She was a LPN and formerly worked at Linton Nursing Home and Greene County General Hospital...
Rosie Lorene Trusty (02/17/09)
Rosie Lorene Trusty, 82, of Linton, passed away at 10:05 a.m. Monday, Feb. 16, 2009, at Sullivan County Community Hospital in Sullivan. She was born Nov. 1, 1926, in Greene County, the daughter of Elmer and Myrtle (Padgett) Dove. She was a homemaker and a member of the Grace Gospel Church in Linton. She had owned the Bible Book Store and had worked at Western Auto. She participated for many years in cooking for church camps...
Robert Wayne House Sr. (02/17/09)
Robert Wayne House Sr., 67, of Dugger, passed away at 8:07 a.m. Monday, Feb. 16, 2009 at Methodist Hospital in Indianapolis. He was born in Dugger, July 31, 1941 the son of Jefferson House and Jennie Chandler House. He was retired from IBEW Electical Workers Union in Indianapolis, and a member of the Masonic Lodge #721 in Dugger...
Lisa K. Parola (02/16/09)
Lisa K. Parola, 45, of Linton, passed away Saturday, Feb. 14, 2009, at Methodist Hospital in Indianapolis. She was born in Richland County, IL, on June 16, 1963, to Marion and Carolyn (Tracy) Dorrough. On July 13, 1996, she married Steven M. Parola...
Nadine Huffman (02/16/09)
Nadine Huffman, 68, died at 7:50 p.m. Monday, Feb.16, 2009 at her residence in Switz City. Arrangements are pending at the Welch & Cornett Funeral Home in Linton.
Rosie L. Trusty (02/16/09)
Rosie L. Trusty, 82, of Vicksburg, died at 10:05 a.m. Monday, Feb. 16, 2009 at the Sullivan County Community Hospital in Sullivan. Funeral service will be at the Welch & Cornett Funeral Home in Linton at 11 a.m. Friday, Feb. 20. Burial will follow at the Fairview Cemetery in Linton...
Carol N. Wilkes (02/16/09)
Carol N. Wilkes, 68, of Linton, passed away at 6:09 a.m. Monday, Feb. 16, 2009, at Bloomington Hospital in Bloomington. She was born Dec. 14, 1940, in St. Johnsbury, Vermont, the daughter of Phillips and Alfreda (Hodder) King. She was co-owner of Mercury Cleaners in Linton and was a member of Dugger Church of Christ...
William Rollie "W.R." Hall (02/16/09)
William Rollie "W.R." Hall, 30, of Newberry, passed away at 12:05 a.m. on Sunday, February 15, 2009 at the Greene County General Hospital in Linton. Arrangments are pending at Jenkins and Sons Funeral Home in Bloomfield.
Kenneth George Marx (02/16/09)
Kenneth George Marx, Sr., 86, of Jasonville, died at 6:30 p.m., Sunday, Feb. 15, 2009 at Greene County General Hospital in Linton. Born April 29, 1922 in Mt. Vernon,, he was the son of Frank Marx and Lily (Miller) Marx. He married Barbara (Brunner) Marx was married on Nov. 25, 1951...
Lisa K. Parola (02/16/09)
Lisa K. Parola, of Linton, IN, passed away Saturday, Feb. 14, 2009, at Methodist Hospital in Indianapolis. Arrangements are pending at Anderson-Poindexter Funral Home in Linton.
M. Louise Humphreys (02/15/09)
M. Louise Humphreys, 92 of Evansville and formerly of Linton, died Saturday morning, Feb. 14, 2009, at the Deaconess Hospital Main Campus in Evansville. sShe was born in Junta, West Virginia on November 26, 1916, the daughter of John Milton & Florence Rose (Keatley) Hsarvey. ...
Lou Ellen Roach (02/13/09)
Lou Ellen Roach, 82, of Bloomfield, passed away at 7:20 a.m. Friday, Feb. 13, 2009 at Glenburn Home in Linton. Born Dec. 26, 1926 in Fort Wayne, she was the daughter of Lambert and Dorothy (Spree) Hasson. She worked for Hunter's Drive Inn and the Woolen Mill in Bloomfield and also worked for NWSC Crane and was a mail carrier. She was a member of the Walnut Grove Church of God, attended Mansions in Heaven in Bloomfield, and was a member of the Mineral Ladies Aid...
Jean Page (02/11/09)
Jean Page, 83, of Linton, passed away at 9:58 a.m. Wednesday, Feb. 11, 2009, at her residence. She was born Oct. 3, 1925, in Marco, the daughter of Orval Elmer and Charity Faye (Kirk) Coker. She worked as a secretary for 23 years for the Jefferson County School District in Lakewood, Col. and previously worked at American Can Company in Maywood, Ill. She was a member of the Linton First Baptist Church...
Ima June Ferguson (02/10/09)
Ima June Ferguson, 87, of Jasonvlle, passed away at 4:30 a.m. on Monday, Feb. 9, 2009 at Shakamak Good Samaritan Home in Jasonville. She was born Aug. 11, 1921 in Linton, to Dexter K. Ferguson and Dora (Goodwin) Ferguson. She worked at the former Public Service Indiana office in Jasonville where she retired in 1983. She was a member of the Jasonville Church of Christ...
Charlotte J. Rogers (02/10/09)
Charlotte J. Rogers, 80, of Worthington, passed away 1:20 p.m., Monday, February 9, 2009 at Lyons Health & Living Center in Lyons. She was born Feb. 8, 1929 in Greene Co. to Paul and Carrie Bernice (Fiscus) Griffith. She was homemaker and member of Worthington Church of Christ...
Naomi L. Faultless (02/10/09)
Naomi L. Faultless, 92, of Bloomington passed away at 9:15 a.m. on Tuesday, Feb. 10, 2009 at the Meadowood Retirement Center in Bloomington. Born November 11, 1916 in Calvertville, she was the daughter of John and Emma (Bingham) Calvert. Naomi ran the Faultless Flower Shop in Bloomfield and was a homemaker...
Mary L. Hamilton (02/10/09)
Mary L. Hamilton, 87, of Odon, passed away at 2:05 a.m. on Tuesday, Feb. 10, 2009 at Daviess Community Hospital in Washington. Born Oct. 1, 1921 in Greene County, she was the daughter of Oakie Logan and Ethel (Ault) Roberts. Mary was a homemaker and a member of the Kentucky Ridge Baptist Church...
Andrew Duane "Andy" Barnes (02/06/09)
Andrew Duane "Andy" Barnes, 38, of Linton, died at 12:50 p.m. Friday, Feb. 6, 2009 at Greene County General Hospital in Linton. He was born in Linton on Jan. 3, 1971, the son of Kenton S. Barnes and Barbara A. (Correll) Griffin. Andy worked through the Four Rivers Resource Center at the Angell's Food Store in Linton. He was an avid Linton-Stockton sports fan, being well known as Linton's #1 fan. He was a member of the Faith Community Church of Dugger...
Shirley J. Roach (02/08/09)
Shirley J. Roach, 68, of Marco, passed away at 10:22 p.m. Friday, Feb. 6, 2009 at Greene County General Hospital in Linton. She was born in Lyons on January 8, 1941 to Charles Sparks and Nellie Cramer Sparks. Shirley loved most to cook and take care of her family...
Harry "Sam" Clayton (02/08/09)
Harry "Sam" Clayton, 80, of Bloomington, passed away at 1:55 a.m. Saturday, Feb. 7, 2009 at Bloomington Hospital. Born March 20, 1928 in Koleen, he was the son of Frank and Zella (Holmes) Clayton. He was a stone cutter for Tucker Stone Quarry in Bloomington retiring after 30 years of service. He was a member of the South Union Christian Church and the Kirkville Lions Club...
William S. Linn (02/06/09)
William S. Linn, 75, of Pleasantville, passed away Friday, Feb. 6, 2009 at his residence. He was born in Sullivan County on June 24, 1933, the son of Oliver Linn and Alvina Kardokus Linn. He was a U.S. Army veteran and retired from Crane. He was preceded in death by his wife Loretta Ruff Linn, and one sister, Alma Owens...
Jack E. Steele (02/05/09)
Jack E. Steele, 77, of Elnora and formerly of Lyons, passed away Wednesday, Jan. 28, 2009 at Good Samaritan Hospital in Vincennes. Born Sept. 27, 1931, he was the son of Frank and Cora Steele. He retired from Custom Farm Services, where he served as manager of the Beehunter and Elnora plants. He served in the U.S. Army and was a member of the American Legion and the United Methodist Church in Elorna...
George Sparks (02/05/09)
George Sparks, 83, of Jasonville, passed away Thursday, Feb. 5, 2009. Arrangements are pending at McClanahan-Lee Funeral Home in Jasonville.
Ronald E. Bough (02/05/09)
Ronald E. Bough, 64, of Odon passed away at 6:27a.m. Thursday, Feb. 5, 2009 at Daviess Community Hospital in Washington. Born Dec. 19, 1944 in Madison Township in Daviess County, he was the son of Paul H. and Naomi (Roach) Bough. Ronald was a laborer and a carpenter and a member of the Mt. Olive Baptist Church. He attended the Wesleyan Baptist Church and the Shiloh Church of God. Ronald belonged to the Moving on Club of Bedford...
Dean K. Mumma (02/05/09)
Dean K. Mumma, 82, of Lyons, passed away at 7:23 P.M. Wednesday, Feb. 4, 2009 at Greene County General Hospital in Linton. Dean was born April 6, 1926 in Odon, the son of George C. and Orah (Drake) Mumma. He was an U.S. Army veteran of World War II and a member of the Calvary Baptist Church in Linton. He was a water well driller for Mumma Brothers Drilling in Lyons...
Louis A "Butch" Leturgez (02/04/09)
Louis A "Butch" Leturgez, 66, of Hymera, passed away Feb. 1, 2009 at 1 p.m. at his residence. He was born Jan. 29,1943 in Gilmore, Ind., to Louis F. Leturgez and Mildred "Decker" Leturgez. He served in the U.S. Army from 1966-68 serving one year in Vietnam. He held a lifetime membership in the VFW of Clay City and American Legion of Hymera. He retired from General Electric after 30 years and farmed for several years...
Jimmy Joe Robertson (02/04/09)
Jimmy Joe Robertson, 78, of Linton, passed away at 7:45 p.m. on Tuesday, Feb. 3, 2009 at Glenburn Nursing Home in Linton. He was born in Sullivan County on Aug. 10, 1930, the son of Ralph Robertson and Lillie Plummer Robertson. He was a retired construction worker, and worked for Local 741 in Bloomington for 50 years. As a young man he worked in his parents business, Robertson Creamery on south Main St. in Linton. He graduated from Pleasantville High School in 1948. Jim loved to hunt and fish...
Owen Jackson (02/03/09)
Owen Jackson, 97, of Bloomfield, passed away at 3:10 a.m. on Wednesday, Feb. 3, 2009 at Lyons Health & Living Center. He was born Nov. 30, 1911 Dowden and Cynthia (Stalcup) Jackson in Owensburg. A U.S. Army World War II veteran. he was a fork lift operator for G.M. Central Foundry in Bedford. He...
Betty Sachs (02/03/09)
Betty Sachs, 83, of Franklin and formerly of Bloomfield, passed away at 3:05 a.m. on Jan. 29, 2009 at the Franklin United Methodist Community in Franklin, Ind. Born Aug. 23, 1925 in Bowling Green, Ind., she was the daughter of Ross and Viola (Houk) Huber...
Carrie G. Vandeventer (02/03/09)
Carrie G. Vandeventer, 99, of Missoula, MT and formerly of Bloomfield, passed away Friday, Jan. 30, 2009 at the residence of her daughter, Reba Randall in Missoula. Born Feb. 5, 1909 in Greene County, she was the daughter of Willard and Laura VanSlyke. She was married to Lloyd Edgar Vandeventer who passed away in 1973...
Ricky Dale Teague (02/03/09)
Ricky Dale Teague, 48, of Vincennes and formerly of Linton, died at 3:42 p.m., Monday, Feb. 2, 2009, at Sullivan County Community Hospital in Sullivan. He was born in Sturgis, Ky. on March 25, 1960, the son of James H. and Maxine (Dove) Teague. He was self-employed in maintenance. He graduated from Bloomfield High School in 1979 and from Vincennes University, majoring in tool and die...
Peggy L. Allen (02/03/09)
Peggy L. Allen, 62, of Bloomfield, passed away 11:34 p.m. Monday, Feb. 2, 2009 at Bloomington Hospital. Arrangements are pending at Jenkins & Sons Funeral Home in Bloomfield.
Patricia Ann "Pat" Miller (02/02/09)
Patricia Ann "Pat" Miller, 84, of Bloomfield, passed away 8:22 p.m. on Saturday, Jan. 31, 2009 at Greene County General Hospital. Born May 6, 1924 in Worthington, she was the daughter of Lewis E. and Clara Ruth (Hochstetler) Miller. She was a clerk for Danners and Ben Franklin stores in Bloomfield. She was a member of the Bloomfield United Methodist Church. She was a member of the Bloomfield Presbyterian Church for 51 years prior to joining the Methodist Church...
Madeline Poole (02/02/09)
Madeline Poole, 77, of Worthington passed away at 3:30 p.m. on Saturday, Jan. 31, 2009 at Greene County General Hospital in Linton. She was born in Terre Haute on March 2, 1931, the daughter of Herbert D. and Elsie Pearl (Overton) Cook. She retired from Crane after 20 years of service, and worked seven years at Walmart in Bedford. Madeline had recently moved back to Worthington from Bedford. She will be missed by family and friends...
Betty Sachs (02/02/09)
Betty Sachs, 83, of Franklin (formerly of Bloomfield) passed away at 3:05 a.m. on Jan. 29, 2009 at the Franklin United Methodist Community in Franklin, Indiana. Arrangements are pending at Jenkins Funeral Home in Bloomfield.
Ricky D. Teague (02/02/09)
Ricky D. Teague, 48 of Vincennes, formerly of Linton, died Monday, Feb. 2, 2009 at Sullivan County Community Hospital. Arrangements are pending at the Welch & Cornett Funeral Home in Linton and will be posted Tuesday afternoon.
Kenneth D. Calvert (02/01/09)
Kenneth D. Calvert, 72, of Switz City, passed away Saturday, Jan. 31, 2009, at Lyons Health & Living Center in Lyons. Born on March 10, 1936, in Bloomington, he was the son of Kenneth and Hilda Fern (Hudson) Calvert. Losing his father at a young age, he was raised by his mother and Roy Hauser...