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Obituaries from June 2012

Margaret Jo Shepard (06/27/12)
Margaret Jo Shepard, 71, of Jasonville, passed away at 12:00 a.m. Midnight Wednesday, June 27, 2012 in her home. She was born May 11, 1941 in Terre Haute, to Charles Spitler and Anna Josphine (Cox) Spitler. Survivors include her daughter and son-in-law, Kathy and Terry Krieg of Jasonville; sons and daughter-in-law, Michael and Anita Killian of Lawrenceburg, IN, Tim Killian of Jasonville; brother, Charles Spitler of Prairieton, IN; eight grandchildren; 14 great-grandchildren; 1 great-great-grandchild.. ...
Kathryn L. VanDeventer (06/26/12)
Kathryn L. VanDeventer, 93, of Worthington, passed away 7:35 P. M. Monday, June 25, 2012 at Greene County General Hospital in Linton. Kathryn was born May 22, 1919 in Greene Co. to John & Myrtle (Tally) Wilkie. She was a homemaker and had worked for Borders IGA in Worthington, and was a Greenthumb worker for the town of Worthington. She was a member of First Baptist Church in Worthington...
Cynthia Anderson (06/25/12)
Cynthia Anderson, age 52 of Linton, passed away Sunday, June 24, 2012 at her residence. She was born in Linton on Feb. 7, 1960, the daughter of Ronald & Margie (Borders) Sisk. She was a homemaker. She is survived by her mother of Linton, two daughters, Tanya Craighead of Linton and Margie (Joshua) Janeway of Vincennes, a son, Ronald Lee (Christina) Ashton of Linton, three brothers, Mark Green, Randy Sisk, and Michael Sisk, all of Linton, two sisters, Tami & Stacy Sisk, both of Linton, and four grandchildren, Bonnie Rene Bambi Lynn Irvin, Amber Chelsea Nicole Irvin, Christian Michelle Irvin, and Hunter Joseph Guy Ashton.. ...
Tilman Sharr (06/24/12)
Tilman Sharr, Jr. 92, of Bloomfield, passed away at 10:15 p.m. Saturday, June 23, 2012. Born Sept. 27, 1919 in Highland Township in Greene County, he was the son of Joseph Tilman and Effie Kathleen (Willems) Sharr. On April 12, 1941, Tilman married Marjorie Maxine Watkins...
James V. Carmichael (06/23/12)
James V. Carmichael, 76, of rural Bloomfield, lost his battle with cancer on June 22, 2012. James was born Feb. 9, 1936 to Harley and Mary (Hudson) Carmichael. He did farm work for most of his life. James is survived by his wife, Mary; three sons, Ronnie of Shrunk, Kentucky, David of Elnora and Glen of Evansville; one daughter, Susan of Bloomfield; granddaughters, Amanda Yoder and Cindy Schaffer; great- grandchildren, Miranda, Andria,Dominick, Wyatt, Josh and Allison...
Doris Jean Inman-Jewett (06/22/12)
Doris Jean (Abrams) Inman-Jewett, 86, of Portland, TX. and formerly of Linton, passed away on Monday evening, June 18, 2012, at Odyssey-Gentiva Center at Trinity in Corpus Christi, TX. She was born April 15, 1926, in Carlisle, the daughter of Lloyd and Anna (Jerrels) Abrams...
Barbara Lois Parrish (06/22/12)
Barbara Lois Parrish, of Omaha, Neb., passed away May 22, 2012. Barbara Lois was born Aug. 1, 1928 in Lawrence County, Ind., the daughter of Harry R. and Audrey F. (Hutchens) Henderson. She was raised and attended school in Owensburg, Ind., and graduated from Bloomington High School...
Michael Joseph Morley (06/21/12)
Michael Joseph Morley, 59, of Bloomfield, lost his battle with cancer on June 21, 2012. Michael was born in Indianapolis on June 20, 1953. He attended St. Michael Catholic School and Cardinal Ritter High School in Indianapolis. He continued on to receive his bachelor's degree from Purdue University. ...
Helen V. Myrick (06/21/12)
Helen V. Myrick, 89, of Linton and formerly of Bruceville, passed away on Saturday, June 9, 2012, at the Greene County General Hospital in Linton. She was born in Patoka, IN, on April 16, 1923, to Fred M. and Ethel (Phillips) Turpin. Helen was a sales clerk at Potter & Brumfield and the head cashier at 3-D in Princeton, IN for several years. ...
Roscoe Ray "Sonny" Byers (06/19/12)
Roscoe Ray ˝Sonny˝ Byers, age 70, of Linton, passed away at 1:35 a.m. Tuesday, June 19, 2012, at his residence. He was born March 11, 1942, in Bloomfield, the son of Orval C. ˝Bub˝ Byers and Juanietta (Wilson) Byers Hart. He formerly worked at the Ellis Feed Store, Linton Auto Parts, his father's Marathon gas station, and at J. L. Wilson's Construction. He retired in 1999 from Peabody Coal Company...
Bro. Paul Jones (06/19/12)
Bro. Paul Jones, of Carlisle, passed away at 6:40 AM Tuesday June 19, 2012 at Glenburn Nursing Home in Linton. He was born in Wayne County, Ky. Feb. 19, 1936, the son of Esker Jones and Heaster Keith Jones. He was preceded in death by his parents; and a great grandchild, Taylor Kane Wolfe...
Paula Jean "PJ" Wilson (06/18/12)
Paula Jean "PJ" (Manues) Wilson, 56, of Bicknell, passed away Sunday June 17, 2012 at her residence. Born Feb. 11, 1956 in Phoenix, Ariz., she was the daughter of Thomas and Margaret (Donaldson) Manues. Paula was a homemaker and attended the Switz City Full Gospel Church...
John R. Sparks (06/17/12)
John R. Sparks, 87, of Linton, passed away on Saturday, June 16, 2012, at Sullivan County Community Hospital in Sullivan. He was born on Oct. 24, 1924, in New Palestine, Ind. to Chester and Clara (Thomas) Sparks. He married Helen L. (Hess) on May 3, 1944...
Guy Eugene Wilson (06/14/12)
Guy Eugene Wilson, 62, of Bloomfield passed away Wednesday, June 13, 2012 at IU Health Bloomington Hospital. Born Oct. 19, 1949 in Bloomington, Indiana the son of Fred and Dessie M. (Ferris) Wilson. Guy was retired from Crane as a Electronic Tech. He was an Army veteran of the Vietnam War...
Deborah Clubbs (06/12/12)
Deborah Clubbs, 61, of Vincennes, passed away Sunday June 10, 2012, at Good Samaritan Hospital in Vincennes, Ind.. Born September 25, 1950, in Missouri, she was the daughter of Robert James Clubbs and Lenora (Slusher) Clubbs. Deborah was a Special Education teacher at North Knox School Corporation for 38 years, and she was a member of the Harvest Community Church in Bloomfield...
Janavieve Newman (06/12/12)
Janavieve Newman, 100, passed away Monday, June 11, 2012 at her residence. She was born April 17, 1912 in Mooreland, Ind. to the late George and Mary Gay (Schifflet) Davis. A homemaker, she graduated from Mooreland High School and was a lifelong resident of Mooreland. She was an active member of White Branch Church of the Brethren, where she was in the Ladies Aid and was a Sunday school teacher...
Max Robert Floyd (06/12/12)
Max Robert Floyd, 89, of Bloomfield, passed away at 9:30 p.m. on Monday, June 11, 2012 at Ketcham Memorial Nursing Home in Odon. Born Oct. 27, 1922 in Greene County, he was the son of Joseph Elmer and Effie Mae (Denman) Floyd. Max served his country with the United State Marine Corps retiring as a Master Sergeant. ...
Max Leon Stalcup, Sr. (06/12/12)
Max Leon Stalcup, Sr., 70, of Rock Hill, S.C., passed away Saturday morning, June 9, 2012. Max was a veteran of the U.S. Navy, serving on the U.S.S Recovery during the Cuban Crisis. Originally from Worthington, Ind., he was a longtime resident of Rock Hill. ...
Ruth Jaynes (06/12/12)
Ruth Jaynes, 90, of Lake Alfred, FL, passed away on Monday, June 11, 2012. She was born in Bedford, Ind., and lived in Bloomfield with her family until moving to Lake Alfred, Fla. in 2002. Ruth worked as a sales clerk for the Five & Dime Store, was a member of the United Methodist Church in Bloomfield, and she was a member of the Oddfellows and Rebekah lodges...
Nedra Spinks (06/12/12)
Nedra Spinks, 68, of Columbus, IN, died at 8:48 a.m. Monday, June 11, 2012, at her home. Nedra was a librarian for the Bartholomew Consolidated School Corporation for 39 years, from 1964 until retiring in 2003. She also was a member of the Bartholomew County Public Library Board for 16 years...
Robert J. "Bob" Austin Sr. (06/11/12)
Robert J. "Bob" Austin Sr. Robert J. "Bob" Austin Sr., 84, of Jasonville, Ind. passed away at 5 p.m. Sunday, June 10, 2012 in Shakamak Good Samaritan Nursing Center in Jasonville, Ind. He was born May 20, 1928 in Terre Haute, Ind. to Albert Herschel & Susie Elizabeth (Slaughter) Austin...
Donna Jean Helton (06/11/12)
July 25, 1935 -June 10, 2012 BEDFORD -- Donna Jean Helton, 76, of Bedford, died at 10:15 p.m. on Sunday, June 10, 2012 at Westview Nursing and Rehabilitation. Born July 25, 1935 in Martin County, she was the daughter of Dennie and Lillian (Thomas) Fields. She married Claude Duane Helton on Aug. 16, 1952 and he preceded her in death...
Jerry Lynn Shelton (06/11/12)
Jerry Lynn Shelton, 59, of Ellettsville, passed away at 1:55 p.m. Saturday, June 9, 2012 at his residence. Born March 6, 1953 in Bloomington, he was the son of Hubert J. and Carol (Burch) Shelton. He was a retired mechanic, who recently worked for Meineke Car Center in Ellettsville and also Curry Buick. He was an avid fisherman and mushroom hunter who also enjoyed old car and tractor shows...
William E. Haynes (06/11/12)
William E. Haynes, 93, of Elizabethtown, Ky. and formerly of Dugger, passed away at 4 p.m. Sunday June 10, 2012 at Hardin Memorial Hospital in Elizabethtown, KY. He was born in Vincennes on May 11, 1919, the son of William Earl Haynes and Cora Ridgley Haynes...
Wilma E. 'Jean' Shields (06/11/12)
Wilma E. 'Jean' Shields, 84, of Linton, passed away on Sunday, June 10, 2012, at her residence in Linton, surrounded by her loving family. She was born in Gambill, Sullivan, County on Nov. 5, 1927, to Elvin and Edith (Strietelmeier) Rhodes. Jean married to James L. Shields on Nov. 11, 1946 and they had three children. James preceded her on Sept. 14, 2007...
Jetta June Slack (06/11/12)
Jetta June Slack, 82, of Hymera, passed away at 6:45 a.m. on June 10, 2012 in her residence surrounded by her family. She was born Feb. 13, 1930 in Bruceville, IN to Michael and Elizabeth Hoban Croney. She was preceded in death by her parents; husband Eugene Slack Jr. (2006), sisters Mary Jeanette Croney, Donetta Dean Barry, brothers Edgar Eugene Croney, Michael Croney Jr. and Carlton Laverne Croney...
Cleovis Irene (Carmichael) Raney (06/10/12)
Cleovis Irene (Carmichael) Raney, 90 of Bloomington passed away June 9, 2012 at I.U. Health Bloomington Hospital. Born April 10, 1922 in Greene County she was the daughter of Albert H. and Ola E. (Martindale) Carmichael. Cleovis was a loving wife, mother and grandmother who dedicated her life to her family...
Jerry L. Burks (06/08/12)
Jerry L. Burks, 64, of Solsberry, passed away at the family lake house in Birdseye on Thursday, June 7, 2012. He was born in Bloomington on July 21, 1947 to Richard and Catherine (Argiros) Burks. Jerry was an Army veteran, serving during the Vietnam War. ...
Wanda M. Wainman (06/08/12)
Wanda M. Wainman, 90, of Linton, Ind., passed away on Friday, June 8, 2012, at Terre Haute Regional Hospital surrounded by her loving family. She was born in Vincennes on Aug. 26, 1921, to Roy and Jenny (Williams) Bond. Wanda was married to John O. Wainman on Jan. 11, 1941 where they had five children. John preceded her on July 7, 1994...
Sallie Frances Firkins (06/08/12)
Sallie Frances Firkins, age 88 of Hadley, passed away Friday morning, June 8, 2012, at her daughter's residence in Roachdale. She was born in Metcalfe County, Ky. on April 1, 1924, the daughter of William & Esther (Williams) Bunch. Sallie was a member of the Hadley Friends Meeting Church in Hadley. Her other memberships include the American Legion & VFW Ladies Auxiliariess of Linton, the Danville Senior Citizens, and the Ladies Aid of the Hadley Friends Meeting Church. She was a homemaker...
Clarence L. "Butch" Crow IV (06/08/12)
Clarence L. "Butch" Crow IV, of Somerset, Ky. and formerly of Terre Haute, went home to be with the Lord on Wednesday, June 6, 2012 at the age of 53 in Somerset, Ky. Butch was born on May 24, 1959 in Linton the son of Clarene L. Crow, Jr. and the late Esther Sue (Bailey) Crow...
Greene County Court News (06/08/12)
GREENE CIRCUIT COURT Civil Filings Crystal Thompson and Robert Thompson, dissolution of marriage. Criminal Filings State vs. Amanda Pierce, possession of a controlled substance. Greene Superior Court Civil Filings State of Indiana, Indiana State Department of Transportation vs. Riley Montgomery, Lorilea Montgomery, civil tort...
Margaret Josephine Isaacs (06/08/12)
Margaret Josephine Isaacs of Lake Jackson, Tx., was called home to Heaven on the 6th of June, 2012, at the age of 71. Margie was born to George and Ruby (Beadle) Fraser of Linton Ind., with her being the eldest of four beautiful girls. As a young mother, Margie chose to be a stay at home mom, and raise her own four children while living in Pendleton, Ind. ...
Carolyn M. 'Mazie' (Cox) Floradis (06/08/12)
Carolyn M. 'Mazie' (Cox) Floradis, 58, of Linton, passed away Thursday, June 7, 2012, at IU Health Bloomington Hospital in Bloomington surrounded by her loving family. Carolyn was born Oct. 19, 1953, and is the daughter of Curtis and Irma J. (Cunningham) Cox...
Glenn R. Wells (06/08/12)
Glenn R. Wells, 83, died Monday, June 4, 2012 at IU Health in Bloomington. Mr. Wells was a Bloomfield resident. He graduated from Coal City High School. He then went on to become the owner/operator of Glenn Wells Oil Corporation in 1976 until he retired in 2006. He was a member of the Antioch Christian Church, of Coal City, Freedom Masonic Lodge, and Carpenters Union...
Carolyn M. 'Mazie' Floradis (06/08/12)
Carolyn M. 'Mazie' Floradis, 58, of Linton, entered into rest at 12:30 PM, June 7, 2012 at IU Health Bloomington Hospital. Arrangements are pending and will be posted at www.andersonpoindexter.com as they become available.
Charles Daniel Leigh (06/07/12)
Charles Daniel Leigh, 88, of Dugger, Indiana passed away on Wednesday, June 6, 2012, at his home in Dugger. He was born on January 19, 1924, in Dugger the son of Daniel Leigh and Jenny Wonders Leigh. He was a member of Dugger First Christian Church and the Dugger American Legion Post # 224...
Kimberly J. (Johnson) Chute (06/07/12)
Kim Chute, 50, passed away on June 5, 2012 at the Haven Hospice Center in Palatka, Fla. Kim was born in Linton, Ind. on January 6, 1962, the daughter of Rex Johnson and Patti (Beck) Davis. She married Raymond Chute Jr . and he preceded her in death on March 27, 2012...
Robert Ault (06/07/12)
Robert Ault, 82, of Pendleton, passed from his earthly life into eternal life on June 5 after an extended battle with cancer. Born Oct. 19, 1929, he was the son of Luther and Dorothy Ault of Lyons. He was retired from Peabody Coal Company and recently employed as a crossing guard by the South Madison School Corp. He was also a U.S. Army veteran and a member of the United Methodist Church in Lyons...
Anna "Ann" Elizabeth Walters (06/06/12)
Anna "Ann" Elizabeth Walters, 94, of Bloomfield, passed away at 1:37 p.m. Tuesday, June 5, 2012 at IU Hospice House in Bloomington. Born April 20, 1918 in Princeton, she was the daughter of Logan H. and Joy (Shelton) Miller. She was co-owner and operator of Walters' Hardware Store in Bloomfield from 1955 to 1971. She was also a homemaker...
Marvin Edward Doane (06/05/12)
Marvin Edward Doane, 76, passed away on May 30, 2012 at his residence. Marvin was born in Wheatland, Ind., on Aug. 14, 1935 the son of Raymond L. and Florence (Oliver) Doane. He married Margaret L. Miller and she preceded him in death. He then married Harriet McCalpin and she preceded him in death as well...
Ona E. Fish (06/04/12)
Ona E. Fish, 92, of Linton, passed away at 6:45 a.m. on Monday, June 4, 2012 at his residence. He was born Sept. 11, 1919 in Scotland, the son of Marion and Ethia (Bough) Fish. He worked for 37 years for Indiana Bell Telephone as a lineman, installer/repairman, and switchman, retiring in 1983. ...
Roberta "Bobbie" Boulanger (06/04/12)
Roberta "Bobbie" Boulanger, 53, of Jasonville, died at noon Saturday, June 2, 2012, at her residence. She was born on Oct. 11, 1958 in Norwalk, California, the daughter of James and Margaret Ann (Pearson) Boulanger. Bobbie worked for 22 years as a unit secretary for Kaiser Permanante' in Anaheim, Calif. She later worked for Res-Care in Linton and Bloomfield...
Velma Clarencene Thompson Brady (06/04/12)
Velma Clarencene Thompson Brady, 83, of Indianapolis and formerly of Jasonville, passed away June 2, 2012. She was born Nov. 2, 1928 in Greene County and raised by her grandparents, Cora and Ray Garlit. She worked at the Holiday Inn South and the Speedway Motel. ...
Lillian Marie Rush (06/04/12)
Lillian Marie Rush, 90, of Springville, passed away at 6:47 p.m. Saturday, June 2, 2012 at IU Health Bloomington Hospital. Born October 18, 1921 in Sullivan, she was the daughter of Jonah and Rachel (Ashcraft) Bough. She was retired from RCA and was a homemaker. She enjoyed crocheting, gardening and cooking great meals...
Jeffery J. Spicer (06/01/12)
Jeffrey J. Spicer, age 71 of Linton, formerly of Spencer, passed away Thursday, May 31, 2012 at his residence. Arrangements are pending at Welch & Cornett Funeral Home in Worthington and will be posted when available.
William "Bill" H. Mottern (06/01/12)
William "Bill" H. Mottern, age 79, of Elnora, Ind. passed away at his residence on Monday, May 28, 2012 at 7:55 a.m. Bill was born on May 11, 1933 to Lee & Vera (Camper) Mottern who preceded him in death. He was a supervisor at General Electric for 21 years and retired in 1978...