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Obituaries from November 2011

Forest Dale Summers (11/30/11)
Forest Dale Summers GREENFIELD -- Forest Dale Summers, 81, of Greenfield, passed away on Sunday, Nov. 27, 2011. Born on February 15, 1930, in Washington, Ind., he was the son of Cecil and Susie (Layne) Summers. Forest graduated from Worthington High School in 1948 and attended Indiana University...
Terry Lee Helderman (11/30/11)
Terry Lee Helderman, 68, of Switz City, passed away Tuesday, Nov. 29, 2011 at Floyd Memorial Hospital in New Albany, Ind. Born Jan. 10, 1943 in Indianapolis, he was the son of Lester D. and Goldia (Emery) Helderman. Terry drove a school bus for Switz City and WRV school system, he also farmed and had worked for Toltest. He was a member of the Lincoln Christian Church, Switz City Masonic Lodge and was a board member at Open Arms...
Nathan P. Walters (11/30/11)
Nathan P. Walters, 75, of Linton, passed away at 6 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 26 at his home in Linton. He was born in Sullivan on July 27, 1936, and was the son of Cleo Walters and Lou Emma Bates Walters. He was preceded in death by his parents and his wife, Carolyn Sue Parson Walters...
James "Jim" Edington (11/29/11)
James "Jim" Edington, 61, of Bloomfield, passed away Monday Nov. 28, 2011 at his residence. Born Feb. 21, 1950 in Greene County, he was the son of Ray A. and Louise (Marlin) Edington. Jim was an engineer at Crane and a member of the Word of Life Fellowship Church in Bloomfield...
Lula Sarah Stuffle (11/28/11)
Lula Sarah Stuffle, 99, of Raglesville, died at 9:50 p.m. on Sunday, Nov. 27, 2011 in Daviess County Hospital. Stuffle, born in Chrisman, Ill., on Jan. 14, 1912, was the daughter of John Dowden and Pearl Hasler Stuffle Dowden. She was the widow of Harold Stuffle Sr., whom she wed April 30, 1932. He preceded her in death in 1994...
Tia Lynn White (11/28/11)
Tia Lynn White, 19 , of Jasonville, passed away at 1:37 a.m. Thursday, Nov. 24, 2011 in Methodist Hospital, Indianapolis. She was born March 22, 1992 in Sullivan to Robert White and Catrena Lynn (Simmons) Johnson. Survivors include her mother and stepfather Catrena & Darrell Johnson of Jasonville; father Rob White and his companion Christy Terrell of Lewis; one brother: Jeff Burris of Linton; two stepsisters: Ashleigh Myers of Ellettsville and Kiersten Johnson of Linton; two stepbrothers, Tyler Johnson of Clay City and Connor Johnson of Jasonville; a maternal grandfather and step-grandmother: Wayne & Peggy Simmons Sr. ...
Joe Thomas Dover (11/27/11)
Joe Thomas Dover, 83, Indianapolis, passed away Thanksgiving Day evening, Nov. 24, 2011 surrounded by the love of his family. He was born Jan. 19, 1928, in Linton, Greene County, Indiana. He was the son of the late Chauncey Wesley and Mary Alice Fuller Dover. He married Mildred Gehring Dover in 1974 and she preceded him in death October 2, 2010...
"Sue" Sandra Ray (11/27/11)
"Sue" Sandra Ray was called home to God at age 66 on November 26, 2011 after battling heart attack complications at St. Francis Hospital, in Indianapolis, IN. She was born in Washington, Indiana March 1, 1945 the daughter of Ermil Wilkey and Hilda McCord Wilkey...
Judith Anne Todd (11/27/11)
Judith Anne Todd, 74, of Bloomfield, passed away at 7:25 p.m. Saturday, November 26, 2011 at IU Health Bloomington Hospital. Born May 14, 1937 in Lucky, Ohio she was the daughter of Herbert Ray and Mary Elizabeth (Roach) King. She was a homemaker and a member of Sylvania Wesleyan Church...
Patricia Louise Perigo-Crynes (11/25/11)
Patricia Louise Perigo-Crynes, 79, of Linton, passed away on Thursday, Nov. 24, 2011, at Hendricks Regional Health in Danville. She was born May 13, 1932, in Dugger, the daughter of Ralph & Mary (Quakenbush) Duke. She had worked at Glenburn Home in Linton...
Edna Louise Clayton (11/25/11)
Edna Louise Clayton, 97, of Linton, passed from this life Nov. 24, 2011, at Glenburn Nursing Home, where she was in rehabilitation. She was born Sept. 12, 1914, in Bloomfield, to Ernest and Mary (Jackson) Sherer. On Nov. 15, 1939, she was united in marriage with Arlie Clayton...
Debbie Lee Conway (11/25/11)
Debbie Lee Conway, 55, of Worthington, passed away 3:45 a.m. Friday, Nov. 25, 2011 at her residence. She was born Jan. 5, 1956, in Linton to Arthur and Dorothy (Williams) Lee. Debbie was a homemaker and had worked as a waitress at the Front Porch Restaurant in Worthington. She was a member of Folsom Memorial United Methodist Church in Worthington, She was co-director of the SonShine Food Pantry...
Robin Dawn (Williams) Hineman (11/23/11)
Robin Dawn (Williams) Hineman, 47, of Linton, passed away Tuesday, Nov. 22, 2011, at the Indiana University Medical Center in Indianapolis, after her battle with ovarian cancer. Robin was born in Lebanon, Ind. on Nov.30, 1963, to Harold E. and Lou Ella (Myers) Williams. She married Jack Joe Hineman on December 5, 1987...
Robin Dawn (Williams) Hineman (11/22/11)
Robin Dawn (Williams) Hineman, 47, of Linton, IN, passed away Tuesday morning, November 22, 2011, at the Indiana University Medical Center in Indianapolis. Services are pending at the Anderson-Poindexter Memory Chapel in Linton. Online condolences may be sent to www.andersonpoindexter.com...
Jimmy Wayne Hollon (11/22/11)
Jimmy Wayne Hollon, 56, of Linton and formerly of Sullivan, passed away Sunday, Nov. 20, 2011 at the Indiana University Hospital in Indianapolis. He was born May 4, 1955 in Petersburg to Robert S. Hollon and LaVella Minor Hollon. Jimmy was a 1973 graduate of Sullivan High School, a Correctional Officer at the Lawrenceville, IL Correctional Facility and a member of the Sullivan Jaycees. He was a donor for the Indiana Eye Bank, giving sight to others in need...
Bob J. Walters (11/22/11)
Bob J. Walters, 74, of Linton, Ind. passed away at 9:52 p.m. Sunday, November 20, 2011 in I.U. Methodist Hospital, Indianapolis. He was born May 30, 1937 in Coalmont, Ind. to Miner Walters and Lucille (Black) Walters. Survivors include his spouse of 47 years, Sandra Sue (Hughes) Walters of Linton, whom he married on July 18, 1964; sister, Sally Walters of Terre Haute; nieces, Tina Krueger of Terre Haute; Tiffany Krueger of Terre Haute; Emily Petrowski of Terre Haute; great nephews, Jabin Petrowski of Terre Haute; special friends, Billy & Kristen Fagg and Kayla of Coalmont.. ...
Jed L. McKinney (11/22/11)
Jed L. McKinney, 54, of West Terre Haute, passed away at 2:05 a.m. on Saturday, Nov. 19, 2011 in his residence after a battle with cancer. He was employed with Walmart at Clinton where he was the Lawn and Garden Department Manager. He was born Sept. 23, 1957 in Olney, Ill., to Myrel Vincent "Ted" McKinney and Shirley Ilene Reynolds McKinney...
James E. Toon (11/22/11)
James E. Toon, 81, of Coldwater, passed away on Sunday, Nov. 20, 2011 at the Community Health Center of Branch County. A memorial service will be held at 11 a.m. on Wednesday, Nov. 23, 2011 at Dutcher Funeral Home in Coldwater with Rev. Fr. Dan Doctor officiating. A gathering of family and friends will be held just prior to the service, beginning at 10 a.m., at the funeral home...
Margaret Ruth (Willie) Russell (11/22/11)
Margaret Ruth (Willie) Russell Margaret Ruth (Willie) Russell, 88, of Jasonville, passed away at 1:20 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 20, 2011 in Sullivan County Community Hospital, Sullivan, Ind. She was born August 16, 1923 in Sullivan County to Oscar Willie and Daisey (Lambright) Willie...
Doris May Marshall (11/22/11)
Doris May Marshall, 77, of Jasonville, Ind., passed away at 5:30 a.m. Sunday, Nov. 20, 2011 in Glenburn Nursing Home in Linton. She was born Aug, 20, 1934 in Greene County, Indiana to Charles Marshall and Margaret (Killion) Marshall. Survivors include her sister, Nancy Marshall of Jasonville, and several nieces and nephews...
Frank Moreno (11/19/11)
Frank P. Moreno,60 of Linton, died at 4:20 P.M. on Friday, Nov. 18, 2011, at Kindred Hospital South in Greenwood. He was born in Indianapolis on July 4, 1951, the son of Frank E.and Mabel (Macha) Moreno. Frank was owner and operator of Fat Boy Satellites for many years in Jasonville amd Terre Haute...
Sharon Elaine Vanatti (11/17/11)
Sharon Elaine Vanatti, 60, of Jasonville, passed away peacefully at 2:03 p.m. Tuesday, November 15, 2011 in I.U. Methodist Hospital Yellow Rose Unit in Indianapolis. She was born Sept. 2, 1951 in Hammond, IN to Morris Vanatti and Darlene (Wisely) Vanatti...
William Alan (Bill) Nickelson (11/17/11)
William Alan (Bill) Nickelson, 38, of Vero Beach, Fla. and formerly of Jasonville, was tragically killed on Nov. 12, 2011 at 9:35 p.m. while riding his bicycle in Vero Beach, Fla. He was born Jan. 24, 1973 in Sullivan to Harry and Jennie Sue (Hair) Nickelson...
Evelyn Leola Martindale (11/16/11)
Evelyn Leola Martindale, born Aug. 17, 1916 passed away Nov. 15, 2011, at age 95. Evelyn was preceded in death by husband, Ralph Martindale; parents, Lillie and Ray Palmer; brothers, Wayne, Keith and Earl Palmer; sisters, Muriel Palmer and Helen Mackey; daughter-in-law, Patricia Martindale. ...
Barbara Jean Truitt (11/16/11)
Barbara Jean Truitt, age 82, of Linton, passed away at 9:41 a.m. Tuesday, Nov. 15, 2011, at Regional Hospital in Terre Haute. She was born July 19, 1929, in Linton, the daughter of Dewey and Nellie Mae (Abbott) Brown. She retired from Linton General Electric after 34 years of service. She was a member of Fellowship Baptist Church, Eastern Star and a lifetime member of American Legion Auxiliary Post #22, all of Linton...
Barbara Jean Truitt (11/16/11)
Barbara Jean Truitt, 82, of Linton, passed away on Nov. 15, at Terre Haute Regional Hospital. Arrangements are pending at Welch & Cornett Linton Chapel.
Joan M. Bickel (11/15/11)
Joan M. Bickel, 75, of Columbus, IN, died Monday, Nov. 14, 2011, at her home. Joan graduated from Jasonville High School in 1954 and had lived in Columbus for approximately 55 years. She was a member of East Columbus Christian Church and a retired member of Tri Kappa...
Edward E. Barnett (11/15/11)
Edward E. Barnett, 74, of Linton, passed away Friday, Nov. 4, at Union Hospital in Terre Haute. He was born on Oct. 12, 1937, in Linton, to Rupert M. and Hazel (Hash) Barnett. Edward married Nancy E. Fuller in May 1974. Edward was a self-employed truck driver. He was also a member of the Loyal Order of the Moose Lodge No. 1434...
Bobby J. Crosier (11/14/11)
Bobby J. Crosier, 72, of Linton, went to be with the Lord at 6:18 p.m. on Monday, Nov. 14, 2011, at his residence. He was the first baby born in Harrison County, Indiana, on Jan. 1, 1939, the son of James & Catherine Crosier. Bobby retired from Jackson Brothers Lumber Company in 2003 in Linton. ...
Denise Mary Neidigh (11/14/11)
Denise Mary Neidigh, 58 of Hendricksville, died Saturday at Bell Trace. Born Aug. 19, 1953 in Mishawaka, Ind., she was the daughter of William C. Carter and Joanne (Mortensen) Carter. She married Joseph Neidigh on Nov. 21,1998 and he survives. She was employed by Bloom Marketing...
Earl L. Gardner, Jr. (11/14/11)
Earl L. Gardner, Jr., of Linton passed away at 4:52 a.m. on Friday, Nov. 11, 2011 in Greene County General Hospital in Linton. He was born Feb. 4, 1955 in Monroe County to Earl L. Gardner and Betty J. (Colson) Gardner. Survivors include his spouse, Karen Sue (Fulford) Gardner of Linton, whom he married 34 years ago on Sept. ...
Laura Easter (11/14/11)
Laura Easter, 76, of Newberry, passed away Sunday, Nov. 13 at Methodist Hospital in Indianapolis. She was born Dec. 23, 1934 in Aberdeen, Miss., the daughter of James Arvil and Nora Lee (Welch) Childers. Laura was a homemaker and a member of the Crane Southern Baptist Church...
Earl Dean (11/14/11)
Earl Dean, 102, of Gainesville, Ga., a former native and longtime resident of Linton, died on Saturday, Nov. 12, 2011 in Gainesville, Ga. He was born in Linton on April 18, 1909, the son of Frank and Fannie Dean. He and his brothers owned and operated a trucking and ready-mix business in Linton for many years...
Bob Workman (11/13/11)
Bob Workman, 78, of Bloomfield, passed away at 12:08 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 12, 2011 at his residence. Born Dec. 4, 1932 in Greene County, he was the son of Ernest and Elizabeth (Foddrill) Workman. He was a self employed carpenter in the area for many years and also Owned Sanford & Son Antique Shop in Solsberry. He was of the Pentecostal faith...
Myrtle J. Miller (11/11/11)
Myrtle J. Miller, 89, of Switz City, passed away Wednesday, Nov. 9, 2011, at her residence in Switz City. She was born on July 22, 1922, in Langford, SD, to Mons and Lena (Osness) Flagtwet. On October 27, 1943 she married John W. (J.D.) Miller. Myrtle worked for FDIC in Washington, DC and also ran the Small Steps Daycare in Switz City for over 10 years. She was a member of the Switz City Baptist Church...
Roy R. Robertson, Jr. (11/11/11)
Roy R. Robertson, Jr., 66, of Lewis, Ind., passed away at 9:47 p.m. on Thursday, Nov. 10, 2011 in Sullivan County Community Hospital. He was born April 21, 1945 in Sullivan County to Roy R. Robertson, Sr. and Melba (Padgett) Robertson. Survivors include his spouse, Beverly Jo (Conner) Robertson of Lewis, Ind., whom he married on Aug. ...
Myrtle J. Miller (11/10/11)
Myrtle J. Miller, 89, of Switz City, passed away Wednesday, Nov. 9, 2011, at her residence in Switz City. She was born on July 22, 1922, in Langford, SD, to Mons and Lena (Osness) Flagtwet. On October 27, 1943 she married John W. (J.D.) Miller. Myrtle worked for FDIC in Washington, DC and also ran the Small Steps Daycare in Switz City for over 10 years. She was a member of the Switz City Baptist Church...
Barbara Jo (Ashcraft) Alumbaugh (11/10/11)
Barbara Jo (Ashcraft) Alumbaugh, 66, of Shelburn, went to be with the Lord at 5:55 p.m. on Wednesday, Nov. 2, 2011 at her son's home in Shelburn. She was born in Linton, May 22, 1945, the daughter of James O. Ashcraft and Minnie E. (Mowery) Ashcraft...
Edith Ann Bedwell (11/09/11)
Edith Ann Bedwell, 81, of Linton, passed away at 9 a.m. on Wednesday, Nov. 9, 2011, at her daughter's residence in Linton. Born July 4, 1930, in Perkins, Mo., she was the daughter of Murrel and Letha (Parker) Brown. She married Raymond L. Bedwell on May 27, 1955.
Forest L. Hanson (11/08/11)
Forest L. Hanson, 89, of Bloomfield, passed away Sunday, Nov. 6, 2011 at the Lyons Health & Living Center in Lyons. Born Nov. 14, 1921 in Greene County, he was the son of Charles and Verna (Burch) Hanson. Forest was retired from Crane as an ordnance worker and was an Army veteran of WW II. He was a member of the Bloomfield American Legion Post # 196, Bloomfield Masonic Lodge and the Worthington VFW...
Warren J. "Jay" Akers, Jr. (11/08/11)
Warren J. "Jay" Akers, Jr., 49, of Lexington, NC, passed away Thursday, Nov. 3, 2011 at Wake Forrest Baptist University Hospital in Winston-Salem. He was born Aug. 31, 1962 in New Castle, IN. He was a surveyor, Party Chief for WSP-Sells in Mooresville, NC...
James E. Phillips (11/07/11)
James E. Phillips, 69, of Linton, passed away at 5:57 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 6, 2011, at Regional Hospital in Terre Haute. He was born Dec. 12, 1941, in Sullivan, the son of Elmo and Olon (Woodruff) Phillips. He was retired from Peabody Coal Company and was a member of the United Mine Workers of America. Survivors include his wife, Rita L. (Ballard) Scott of Linton; two sons, Russell A. Phillips of Linton and Mike J. (Tracy) Phillips of Dugger; two step-children, Gary (Lori) Scott of Linton and Vicki (Curt) Yates of Jasonville; three sisters, Carolyn (Garland) Cowden of Anderson, Marilyn (Dillard) Stanton of Martinsville and Myra (Wally) Neal of Spencer; three grandchildren, five step-grandchildren; and one great-grandchild. He was preceded in death by his parents and a daughter-in-law, Madonna Phillips. A funeral service will be conducted at 1 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 10, at Welch & Cornett Funeral Home in Linton. Burial will follow at Dugger Cemetery. Visitation will be from 5-8 p.m. Wedneday and at noon Thursday at the funeral home. Online condolences can be left for the family at www.welchcornett.com.
Ilene McHenry (11/04/11)
Ilene McHenry, 89, of Worthington passed away 10:52 a.m. Thursday, November 3, 2011 at Shakamak Good Samaritan Center in Jasonville. She was born June 21, 1922 in Greene County to Ralph and Leo (Stump) Newsom. She was a homemaker, she and her husband had a dairy farm...
Edward E. Barnett (11/04/11)
Edward E. Barnett, 74, of Linton passed away on Friday, Nov. 4, 2011 at Union Hospital in Terre Haute, IN. Final arrangements are pending at Anderson-Poindexter Memory Chapel. Online condolences may be sent to www.andersonpoindexter.com.
Elsie M. (Daniels) Royal (11/02/11)
Elsie M. (Daniels) Royal, 91, of Bloomfield passed away Tuesday Nov. 1, 2011 at the Ketcham Memorial Center in Odon, Ind. She was born on June 12, 1920 in Greene County, Ind., the daughter of Sylvanus and Emma E. (Emery) Daniels. She was a member of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints of Linton. ...
Deanda Marie Hines (11/01/11)
Deanda Marie Hines, 46, of Bloomfield, passed away at 12:11 p.m. Monday, Oct. 31, 2011 at Union Hospital in Terre Haute. Born Feb. 17, 1965 in Indianapolis, she was the daughter of William Edgar Hines and Janice (Daudy) Troxell. She was a homemaker...