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Obituaries from November 2013

Phyllis Ann Cook (11/29/13)
Phyllis Ann Cook, 84, of Bargersville, passed away Nov. 27, 2013. The daughter of Cornelius Sr. and Elizabeth A. Kuehn O'Hern, Phyllis was born Feb. 4, 1929 in Linton, IN. A homemaker, she was a member of Mt. Pleasant Christian Church. Survivors include her son, Brian (Debby) Cook of New Palestine; sister, Marilyn Rose (Jim) Summers of Indianapolis; grandchildren, Kayla Cook and Sean Veteto; great-grandson, Trevor Veteto; niece, Angela (Jake) Pope; nephews, David A. ...
Mary C. "Cass" Taylor (11/26/13)
Mary C. "Cass" Taylor, 87, of LaPorte passed away on November 23, 2013 at IU Health LaPorte Hospital. She was born on March 12, 1926 in LaPorte, Ind. to Frank and Mary (Povlock) Wurster. She had lived in LaPorte most of her life and had had spent 8-10 years living in Port St. Lucie, Florida...
James "Butch" Royal (11/25/13)
Visitation for James "Butch" Royal, 67, of Jeffersonville, Ind., will be held on Saturday, November 30, 2013 from 3-6 p.m. at Scott Funeral Home in Jeffersonville. A graveside service will be held at 2 p.m. on Sunday, December 1, 2013 in Antioch Church Cemetery in Bloomfield, Ind. He passed away on Sunday, November 24, 2013, at Baptist East Hospital with his family by his side...
Mary Helen Thompson (11/22/13)
Mary Helen Thompson, 74, of Bloomfield, passed away Thursday, Nov. 21, 2013 at her residence. She was born June 11, 1939, in Mill Springs, Kentucky to Everett and Flonnie (Withers) Sweet. Mary Helen retired from GE in Bloomington, in 2003 after 17 years of service. She was a member of Worthington American Legion and VFW Auxiliaries...
David Lee Sams (11/22/13)
David Lee Sams, 72, of Lyons, passed away at 4 a.m. Friday, Nov. 22, 2013 at his residence. Born Oct. 9, 1941 in Hazard, KY, he was the son of Jasper Lee and Edna (Nichols) Sams. He was a truck driver for Irving Materials, Inc. Surviving relatives include: his sons, Michael L. ...
Barry Hubbell (11/21/13)
Barry Hubbell, 61, of Jasonville, Ind., went peacefully to meet the Lord in his sleep, on Wednesday, November 20, 2013 at the Shakamak Good Samaritan Center in Jasonville. He was born on October 14, 1952 in Linton, Ind. to Roy and Martha Jane (Griffith) Hubbell...
Mark Dennis Brinson (11/21/13)
Mark Dennis Brinson, 53, of Bloomfield, IN, passed away on Wednesday, Nov. 20, 2013 at his residence. He was born in Linton, IN on March 28,1960 to James E. 'J.E.' and Leota Mae (Johnson) Brinson. Mark was a U.S. Army veteran, serving from 1979-1987, earning awards for weapons expert, sniper and sharpshooter. ...
Judy A. Wence (11/20/13)
Judy A. Wence, 78, of Linton, Ind., passed away on Wednesday, November 20, 2013 at her residence with her family by her side. She was born in Linton on December 20, 1934 to Paul Andrew and Iona (Haywood) Maxwell. She became the wife of Carl E. Wence on October 2, 1987...
Tim "Whitey" Richards (11/20/13)
Tim "Whitey" Richards, age 63 of Gosport, passed away at 6:50 p.m., Tuesday, November 19, 2013 at the IU Health Hospital in Bloomington, Ind. He was born March 21, 1950 to Jane (Shonk) and Donnie Ray Richards in Greene County. He graduated from Linton High School in 1968. He attended ISU for three years. For the past 20 years he was the General Partner of Rolling Meadows Golf Course, Spencer. He was a wonderful, caring and loving husband...
Judith Anne Wence (11/20/13)
Judith Anne Wence, 78, of Linton, IN, passed away on Wednesday, November 20, 2013, at her residence. Arrangements are currently pending at the Anderson-Poindexter Memory Chapel and will be made available to the public as soon as details are finalized. Online condolences may be sent to www.andersonpoindexter.com...
Alfred L. "Scotty" Mc Bride (11/20/13)
Alfred L. "Scotty" Mc Bride, 84, of Linton, IN, passed away Tuesday, November 19, 2013, at his residence. He was born in Linton, IN on March 26, 1929 to Covert William & Letitia (Moan) McBride. He was united in marriage to Maryanna S. Shepherd on March 13, 1948...
Alfred Lee McBride (11/19/13)
Alfred Lee McBride, 84, of Linton, Ind., passed away on Tuesday, November 19, 2013, at his residence. Arrangements are currently pending at the Anderson-Poindexter Memory Chapel and will be made available to the public as soon as details are finalized...
Roy Bruhn, Sr. (11/19/13)
Roy Bruhn, Sr. , 80, Jasonville, passed away on November 18, 2103. He was born on March 7, 1933 in Indianapolis, Ind. to the late Alvin and Stella (Youngerman) Bruhn. He was a loving and devoted husband, father and grandfather. He was a life long truck driver who loved to go hunting and fishing. He was a member of Trinity Lutheran Church...
Delno D. Steward (11/19/13)
Delno D. Steward, 91, of Bloomfield, passed away Monday, Nov. 18, 2013 at 6:02 p.m. at Glenburn Home in Linton. Born Jan. 4, 1922 in Switz City, he was the son of Raymond and Thoughtful (English) Steward. He was a water superintendent for Eastern Heights Utilities where after retirement he served on the board. ...
Nettie Grove (11/18/13)
Nettie Grove, 75, of Oaktown, passed away at 9:45 p.m. on Saturday, Nov. 16, 2013, Freelandville Community Home in Freelandville. She was born on July 12, 1938 in Darkenell, AK to Betty Irene (Steckman) and Henry Allen Hutson. She graduated from Washington High School and was retired as a Certified Dietary Manager in 2001 after 16 years of service from Good Samaritan Nursing Home in Oakland City. She worked at North Knox High Cafeteria from 2007 till her passing...
Lowery David Millick (11/17/13)
Lowery David Millick, age 79, of Linton, passed away at 2:45 p.m. on Saturday, Nov. 16, 2013, at Glenburn Home in Linton. He was born in Sandborn on Dec. 4, 1933, the son of Lowery and Etha (Alexander) Millick. He was a a United States Air Force Veteran, serving in the Korean War and Vietnam War, earning a Bronze Star. ...
Glenn Edward Bedwell (11/16/13)
Glenn Edward Bedwell, 72, of rural Hymera, passed away Saturday, November 16, 2013 at Regional Hospital in Terre Haute. He was born in Sullivan Co., Indiana April 16, 1941, the son of Gilbert Bedwell and Jennie Alumbaugh Bedwell Shepherd. He was preceded in death by his parents, and step father, Lester Shepherd...
Gary Douglas Brewer (11/16/13)
Known as a friend to all he met, and as man that would give a stranger the shirt off his back, a story teller and a jokester, Gary Douglas Brewer, 71, died November 13th at the Hospice House in Bloomington, IN. Gary lived courageously and humorously with cancer since his diagnosis in 2004. Gary was born Nov. 22, 1941 to Charles and Ardith Barnard in Sassafras, IN. After the death of his mother, he was adopted at the age of four by Cary and Margaret Brewer of Jasonville, IN...
Candice L. Thompson (11/16/13)
Candice L. Thompson, 32, of Solsberry, passed away Thursday November 14, 2013 at her residence. Born April 14, 1981 in Bloomington, In, she was the daughter of Richard K. White and Monica (Wright)Parish. Candice was a homemaker. Surviving relatives include her father, Richard White of Solsberry; her mother, Monica Parish of Cottonwood AZ; her husband, Brian Thompson of Solsberry; two children Donovan W. ...
Christopher Andrew MeJean (11/16/13)
Christopher Andrew MeJean, 32, of Elkins, WV and formerly of Linton, passed away on Sunday, Nov. 10, 2013, in Elkins. He was born on Dec. 14, 1980, in Sullivan, IN, to Kenneth A. and Tina S. (Smith) MeJean. Christopher was a pipe liner for the Minnesota Pipe Line Co. He was a member of the Pipe Liners Local #798 UA...
Edith Rosetta Sears (11/15/13)
Edith Rosetta Sears, 89, of Bedford, passed away Thursday at Garden Villa in Bedford. She was born on Aug. 5, 1924 in Linton, IN; she was the daughter of Barney Ellis and Ethel Loraine (Swaggerty) Goodson. Edith was a housewife and farmer. She had worked as a waitress and cook for the Elks Lodge, American Legion and Bob Evans. Ethel was a member of the Hillcrest Christian Church in Bedford...
Patsy A. (Raley) Swan (11/14/13)
Patsy A. (Raley) Swan, 77, of Jasonville, passed away at 3:42 a.m. Thursday, November 14, 2013 in her residence. She was born on July 10, 1936 in Coalmont, daughter of Alta "Rip" Raley and Edna (Smith) Raley. Patsy married Norval "Derb" Swan on March 6, 1954 and he passed away on July 5, 2001...
Tanya R. (Blankenship) English (11/12/13)
Tanya R. (Blankenship) English, 44, of Worthington, IN, passed away at 4:40 p.m. Sunday, Nov.10, 2013 in her residence. She was born Aug. 21, 1969 in Beech Grove, IN to Steve Blankenship and Naomi Ruth (Pruett) Blankenship. Survivors include her mother, Ruth Blankenship of Worthington, IN; sisters and brothers-in-law, Laura & Bradley Dyer of Jasonville, IN, Heather and Tony Hubbard of Worthington, IN, Brianna Blankenship of Worthington, IN; brother and sister-in-law, Steve and Deanne Blankenship of Coal City, IN; maternal grandmother, Pauline Reese of Worthington, IN; many aunts, uncles, nieces, nephews and cousins.. ...
James H. Sanders (11/13/13)
James H. Sanders, 95, formerly of Worthington passed away Wednesday, November 13, 2013 at Lyons Health & Living Center. Born June 18, 1918 in Loogootee, Indiana, he was the son of Bertes and Laura (Allen) Sanders. James was a Army veteran of WWII, he retired from RCA in 1981 as a material inspector, and Jim and Louise owned and operated the Western Auto Store in Worthington. ...
Edwin Paul "Eddie" Stalcup (11/13/13)
Edwin Paul "Eddie" Stalcup, 71, of Worthington, passed away Sunday, November 10, 2013, in Linton. Eddie was born, Aug. 15, 1942, in Du Quion, Ill., to the late Paul H. and Edna C. (Bland) Stalcup. Eddie was a retired truck driver. He was a Veteran of the U. S. Marine Corps...
Dorothy Opal Hudson (11/13/13)
Dorothy Opal Hudson, beloved mother, grandmother, great grandmother, sister, family member and friend departed for her new home in Heaven on November 11, 2013. Dorothy lived 86 full and rich years. She spent most of her life in Greene and Monroe County in Indiana...
Phyllis Ann Villain (11/12/13)
Phyllis Ann Villain, 77, of Linton, IN, went to be with the Lord at 5:30 a.m.Tuesday, Nov. 12, 2013 at her residence. She was born July 4, 1936 in Greene County, IN the daughter of Charles Bonham and Lily Hines Bonham. Phyllis was preceded in death by her parents, also her husband Eugene Villain in 1997, two brothers, Charles and Robert Bonham, and three sisters, Helen Land, June Froeschke, and Dorothy Wright...
Mary Jane Waggoner (11/12/13)
Mary Jane Waggoner entered the more immediate presence of her Savior on Sunday, Nov. 10, 2013. She was born on Jan. 25, 1923 in Sullivan County, IN to Russell and Mable (Lind) Cleveland. Mary Jane married Louie E. Waggoner on July 22, 1945. They were blessed with two sons, Kent (Jeanne) Waggoner of Columbus, IN and Bryce (Marilyn) Waggoner of Lebanon, OH...
James R. Petty (11/12/13)
James R. Petty, 66, of Evansville, IN and formerly of Jasonville, went to Heaven on Monday, Nov.11, 2013, at University Hospital in Louisville, KY. Arrangements are pending at the Anderson-Poindexter Memory Chapel. Funeral Services are tentatively scheduled for Saturday at 11 a.m. at the Linton First Christian Church...
The Rev. Carl Leth (11/12/13)
The Rev. Carl Leth, 85, of Linton, IN, passed away at 10:30 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 3, 2013 in Glenburn Home, Linton, IN. He was born Nov.17, 1927 in Racine, WI to Olaf Leth and Ellen Marie (Hansen) Leth. Survivors include his wife of 35 years, Kathryn L. ...
Madeline G. (Smith) Dodd Hines (11/11/13)
Madeline G. (Smith) Dodd Hines, 86, of Worthington, passed away Monday, Nov. 11, at Glenburn Home in Linton. Madeline was born on March 7, 1927, to Clarence and Juanita (Dayhuff) Smith in Indianapolis. She was raised by her grandparents, Fletcher and Lida Dayhuff in Worthington. ...
Mae Catherine Harrell (11/11/13)
Mae Catherine Harrell, 87, of Worthington, entered into eternal life 2:16 a.m. Saturday, November 9, 2013 at the residence of her daughter, Lalla Lee. She was born March 4, 1926 in Sinking Springs, PA to John H. & Mary Catherine (Kline) Mumma. Mae lived a Christian life. She devoted herself to the raising of her children, the making of a home, and to providing encouragement to all who met her. An avid gardener, she enjoyed the outdoors, studied nature and admired the miracle of life...
Martha Jane (Scottie) Gastineau (11/10/13)
Martha Jane (Scottie) Gastineau Beloved wife, mother, grandmother and great grandmother. Scottie passed from this life on Nov. 9, 2013 at the age of 75. Her passing was calm and peaceful with loved ones at her side. She was born on May 19, 1938 in Bloomfield, IN to Agnes Scott and James Pearson. ...
James Richard Picou (11/10/13)
James Richard Picou, 58, of Bloomfield, passed away at 12:58 a.m. on Sunday, Nov. 10, 2013 at IU Health Hospice House in Bloomington. Born Oct. 15, 1955 in Linton, he was the son of John and Verneda (Gillett) Picou. James co-owned Bloomfield Painting, Inc...
Mary Jane Waggoner (11/10/13)
Mary Jane Waggoner, 90, of Seymour and formerly of Sandborn, IN, entered into eternal rest on this Lord's Day, Sunday, Nov. 10, 2013. Arrangements are pending at Andeson and Poindexter Memory Chapel in Linton.
Raymond F. "Ray" Spencer (11/08/13)
Raymond F. "Ray" Spencer, age 78, of Linton, passed away at 9:58 p.m. on Wednesday, November 6, 2013, at St. Vincent Indianapolis Hospital. He was born in Patriot, Ind., on December 22, 1934, the son of Raymond E. and Eloise V. (Spry) Spencer. Ray was a 1953 graduate of Lawrenceburg High School and had recently attended his 60th reunion. He graduated from Franklin College in 1957, later receiving a Master's Degree in Special Education and another in Administration, both from Indiana University...
Raymond Spencer (11/07/13)
Raymond Spencer, age 78 of Linton, passed away at 9:58 p.m. on Wednesday, November 6, 2013, at St. Vincent Hospital in Indianapolis. Arrangements are pending at Welch & Cornett Funeral Home in Linton and will be posted when available. Online condolences can be sent to the family at www.welchcornett.com...
Alfred "Griff" Griffith (11/07/13)
Alfred "Griff" Griffith, 76, of Dugger, entered into eternal rest on Tuesday, Nov. 5, 2013, at Shakamak Retirement Community in Jasonville, IN. Griff was born on April 11, 1937, to Harvey and Opal Montgomery Griffith. He retired from the Naval Surface Warfare Center Crane Division, as Public Works Supervisor. ...
Linda L. (Bostic) Cash (11/06/13)
Linda L. (Bostic) Cash, 73, of Linton, entered into rest Wednesday, November 06, 2013, at Greene County General Hospital. She was born on September 11, 1940, in Brownsburg, Ind., to Charles H. and Mary Emma (Alexandria) Bostic. She married David Cash in 1951...
Howard T. Johnson (11/06/13)
Howard T. Johnson 88, of rural Jasonville went home to be with the Lord on Tuesday, November 5, 2013 at Sullivan County Community Hospital. Howard was born in Gilmore, Ind. on March 11, 1925, the son of the late Charles A. and Thelma R. (West) Johnson...
Billy Ralph Heaton (11/06/13)
Billy Ralph Heaton was born July 8, 1941 in Anderson, IN to Wilbur F. and Virginia (Abbott) Heaton. He went to be with the Lord on Nov. 4, 2013 at IU Health in Bloomington, IN. He was a member of the 1959 Class at Warren Central High School in Indianapolis, IN...
Lowell "Hap" Harroll (11/06/13)
Lowell E. 'Hap' Harroll, 75, of Switz City, passed away on Tuesday, November 5, 2013 at the Union Hospital in Terre Haute. He was born on April 13, 1938 in Greene County, Indiana to Lowell and Gladys (Hensley) Harroll. Lowell married Vera Joan Rubeck on June 30, 1978. They were happily married for 35 years...
Billy Ralph Heaton (11/06/13)
Billy Ralph Heaton was born July 8, 1941 in Anderson, IN to Wilbur F. and Virginia (Abbott) Heaton. He went to be with the Lord on Nov. 4, 2013 at IU Health in Bloomington, IN. He was a member of the 1959 Class at Warren Central High School in Indianapolis, IN...
Robert "Bob" Joseph Burke (11/05/13)
Robert "Bob" Joseph Burke, age 87, of Linton, passed away on Tuesday afternoon, November 5, 2013, at Greene County General Hospital in Linton. He was born May 2, 1926, in Clay County, the son of John Otto and Cora Amelia (Watson) Burke. He was retired from the Terre Haute Air National Guard, and prior to that, he worked as a conservation officer for Lake County and St. Joseph County. He was a Navy veteran of WW II and was a member of the American Legion in Indianapolis...
Jaxson David Hollifield (11/05/13)
Jaxson David Hollifield was born Nov. 1, 2013 at 12:10 p.m. He lived 1 hour, 14 minutes and died peacefully into the arms of his family. He is survived by his parents of Jasonville, Joshua and Jamie (Dyer) Hollifield; his brother, Dawson Kade Kelm of Linton; and two sisters, Evening Angel Hollifield of Sullivan and Julia Delana Hollifield at home; grandparents, Jim and Judith Edmondson and James D. ...
Jerry Anderson (11/05/13)
Jerry Anderson, 67, of Linton, IN, passed away Monday, November 4, 2013, at Greene County General Hospital. He was born on June 25, 1946 in Cherry Valley, AR, to Arlie J. and Mary L. (Lesley) Anderson. Jerry married Margie A. Carrico on November 22, 1969...
Lucille F. New (11/04/13)
Lucille F. New, 94, Worthington, passed away at 3 p.m. Saturday, November 2, 2013 at her residence. She was born March 27, 1919, in Greene County, to Ad and Nellie (Moreland) Knoy. Lucille was a homemaker. She was a member of Worthington Garden Club...
James Edward Collins (11/04/13)
James Edward Collins, 68, of Jasonville, IN, passed away Thursday, Oct. 31, 2013 at Sullivan Community Hospital in Sullivan, IN. He was born Dec. 5, 1944 in Shirley, AK to Thomas Coleman and Murdean (Williams) Collins. He was preceded in death by his parents, oldest brother, Coleman Collins, and a daughter, Tricia Renee Collins...
Jerry Anderson (11/04/13)
Jerry Anderson, 67, of Linton, IN, passed away on Monday, Nov. 4, 2013, at Greene County General Hospital. Arrangements are currently pending at the Anderson-Poindexter Memory Chapel. Online condolences may be sent to www.andersonpoindexter.com.
Randy Dale "Boggie" Axe (11/04/13)
Randy Dale "Boggie" Axe, 59, of Winslow, IN, died Thursday, Oct. 31, 2013 at his home from a lengthy illness. He was born Jan. 19, 1954 in Greene County, IN. to Gayle E. "Freddie" and Opal "Jean" (Landis) Axe On Jan. 16, 1981, he married Debbie Jill (Mowery) Axe and she preceded him in death...
Janice C. (Wilson) Wonders (11/03/13)
Janice C. (Wilson) Wonders, 81, passed to God's awaiting arms on Nov. 3, 2013. Janice was at her home in Boonville, Ind. with her family. She was formerly of Linton, Ind. Her husband of 53 years, Norval J. Wonders, preceded her in death in 2008. Janice was a member of Southside Baptist Church in Boonville...
Lucille New (11/02/13)
Lucille New, age 94, passed away at 3:00 p.m. on Saturday, Nov. 2, 2013, at her residence in Worthington. Arrangements are pending at Welch & Cornett Funeral Home in Worthington and will be posted when available.
James W. "Jim" Reintjes (11/02/13)
James W. "Jim" Reintjes, age 90, passed away at 1:56 a.m. on Saturday, November 2, 2013, at his daughter and son-in-law's residence in Linton, with his grandsons by his side. He was born in Linton on May 2, 1923, the son of Wadis T. and Maude M. (Hill) Reintjes. ...
Betty Alice Pearson (11/01/13)
Betty Alice Pearson, 87, of Bloomington, died Thursday evening, Nov. 1, 2013, at I.U. Health Bloomington Hospice House. Born Dec. 7, 1925 in Greene County, Indiana, she was the daughter of Lavon and Inis Byers. She was a devoted homemaker, master seamstress and a very loving companion of 66 years to her husband, Gale Owen Pearson, whom died on Nov. 26, 2009. She was also a faithful member of Clear Creek Christian Church...