Beatrice O. (Dearmon) Allen, 90, of Newberry, passed away at 10:10 a.m. Tuesday, Sept. 7, 2004 at Bloomington Hospitality House.
Born Oct. 22, 1913 in Malakoff, Texas, she was the daughter of William T. and Eva N. (Whited) Dearmon. She had been married to Louis Allen, who passed away Oct. 18, 2000.
She was a machine operator at Crane NSWC until she retired in 1975. She was a member of First Baptist Church, Crane and attended First Baptist Church, Bloomfield.
Survivors include: three daughters, Janice Holt of Bloomfield, Joy Flynn of Ellettsville, and Anita Reach of Kansas City, Kan.; nine grandchildren; 10 great-grandchildren; one great-great-granddaughter; and several nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by her parents; her husband Louis Allen; a son Roger Allen in 1997; a daughter Gayanne Allen in 1937; six brothers; and one sister.
Funeral service will be at 1 p.m. on Saturday at First Baptist Church Bloomfield with the Rev. Brent Meyer officiating. Burial will be at Valhalla Memory Gardens, Bloomington.
Friends may call from 4-8 p.m. on Friday at Jenkins Funeral Home Bloomfield and at the church Saturday from 11 a.m. until the time of service.
Memorial contributions may be made to Greene County Cancer Society or The Heart Fund.
Robert Eugene Boles, Sr.
LEBANON ---- Robert Eugene Boles, Sr., 68, of Lebanon, passed away at 8:37 a.m., Tuesday, Sept. 7, 2004 at St. Vincent Hospital in Indianapolis.
Born May 23, 1936 in Sullivan, he was the son of Raymond and Martha Elizabeth (Kelly) Boles. On May 11, 1963, he married Shirley Jean (Rogers) Boles in Indianapolis.
He was reared and educated in Portland, Ind., where he was a 1954 graduate of Portland High School. He entered and served in the U.S. Navy during the Korean War. Following his discharge, he moved to Indianapolis where he lived until his family moved to Lebanon.
He worked for Detroit Diesel Allison Division of General Motors in Indianapolis until he retired in 1991. He had worked in the transmission and turbine divisions and last was assigned to Plant 8.
In addition to his family he enjoyed fishing, golf, and bowling.
In 1995, Mr. and Mrs. Boles moved to live in Englewood, Fla., and returned to Lebanon in 2002.
He was a member of the Masonic Lodge in Indianapolis, Indianapolis Scottish Rite, Indianapolis Murat Shrine, Boone County Shrine Club, Christian Church in Indianapolis, VFW Post 910 in Lebanon, American Legion Post 113 of Lebanon, Lebanon Moose Lodge 1269, Lebanon Eagles Lodge 2062, and Lebanon Elks Lodge 635.
Survivors include: his wife Shirley J. Boles of Lebanon; a daughter Elizabeth A. Sanders of Darlington; a son Robert E. Boles, Jr. of Lebanon; two sisters, Susan Tyler of Lebanon and Judy Harper and her husband Don of Linton; five grandchildren, Heather R. Sanders, Shawna T. Sanders, and Summer M. Sanders, all of Darlington, and Dakota M. Boles and Travis A. Boles, both of Lebanon.
He was preceded in death by two brothers, Charles Boles and Jerry Boles.
Funeral service will be at 10:30 a.m. on Thursday at Myers Chapel of Memories, 1502 North Lebanon St., Lebanon. Burial will follow with military rites at Oak Hill Cemetery in Lebanon.
Friends may call from 4-8 p.m. today at Myers Chapel of Memories.
Memorial contributions may be made to American Cancer Society, 6030 W. 62nd St., Indianapolis, Ind., 46278 or American Lung Association, 9445 Delegates Row, Indianapolis, Ind., 46240-3805.
Charles "Buster" Hayse
OWENSBURG ---- Charles "Buster" Hayse, 62, of Owensburg, passed away Monday, Sept. 6, 2004 at his residence.
Born on May 19, 1942 in Louisville, Ky, he was the son of Charles Joseph Hayse and Jewell (Decker) Hayse. On April 20, 1963 he married Patricia Hatfield in Oolitic.
He was a retired tool and die maker from GM, retiring after 34 1/2 years of service. He was a member of Bedford Jaycees, Bedford Eagles Lodge 654 and the Bedford Boat and Sportsmen's Club.
Survivors include: his wife Patricia Hayse of Bloomfield; one daughter Trisha Gooch of Bloomington; one son David B. Hayse and his wife, Erin of Crown Point; one brother Bruce Hayse and his wife Susie of Bloomfield; one sister June Feutz and her husband, Robert of Bloomfield; and five grandchildren, Cabren, Brianna and Ryan Gooch, and Grace and Ava Hayse.
He was preceded in death by his parents and one brother Michael.
Funeral service will be at 1 p.m. on Thursday at the Elmwood Chapel of Day & Carter Mortuary Bedford with the Rev. Billy Ed Hostettler and the Rev. Jim Olinger officiating. Burial will follow in the Owensburg Cemetery.
Friends may call at Day & Carter Mortuary today, from 3-8 p.m. and on Thursday from 9 a.m. until the hour of service.
The family asks that memorial contributions be made to the Bloomington Hospice or Stonebelt Arc, Inc. in the name of Charles Hayse.