|Obituaries - October 7, 2009|
|Written by Administrator|
|Thursday, 08 October 2009 00:00|
CARL EDWARD LYONS, 73, Henryville, died Monday, September 28 at Calrk Memorial Hospital.
He retired in 1998 after working 42 years at American Air Filter in Louisville.
Survivors include his wife, Sara Lyons; children, Mary Bishop of Knoxville, Tennessee, Terry and DeeDee Lyons of Henryville and Sherry Lyons of Clearwater, Florida; three grandchildren and four great-grandchildren.
There were no services. Carl's wishes were to have his body donated to the University of Louisville School of Medicine.
DONALD L. BROWN, 78, Salem , died Wednesday, September 30 at Autumn Woods Health Campus in New Albany.
He was a retired employee of General Electric in Louisville, a Korean War Navy veteran and a member of Salem First Baptist Church and Salem Masonic Lodge #21.
Survivors include his wife, Bonnie Mitchell Brown; son, Dan Brown of Georgetown; daughter, Debbie Whitlow of New Albany and a sister, Wanda Simon of Cloverdale.
There were no services. Weathers Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements.
LOWELL BRUCE WELLS, 60, Pekin, died Monday, September 28 at his home.
He was a machine operator for Fabri-Form. He was a member of Douglas Church of Christ and a Vietnam War Air Force veteran.
He was preceded in death by his father, Ernest H. Wells.
Survivors include his wife, Sharon Maudlin Wells; son, Corey Wells of Vallonia; two daughters, Michele Jerrell and Dia Becraft both of Salem; mother, Bertha Wells of Salem; three brothers, David K. and Richard Wells both of Salem and Stephen Wells of Pekin; two sisters, Barbra Lee of Corydon and Lois Thomas of Columbus and five grandchildren.
Services were held Friday, October 2 at Weathers Funeral Home with burial in Crown Hill Cemetery with military honors.
RODNEY ALLEN JENKINS, 55, Campbellsburg, died Monday, September 28 at Floyd Memorial Hospital.
He was a retired Pharmacist, member of Mt. Tabor Christian Church and an avid Civil War collector.
Survivors include his parents of Campbellsburg; two daughters, Kristen Marie Penley of New Albany and Morgan Jenkins of Hardinsburg; two brothers, Phillip L. Jenkins of Corydon and Roger Jenkins of Campbellsburg and two sisters, Donna Kay Miller of Scottsburg and Beth Ann McKinley of Salem.
Services were held Friday, October 2 at Weathers Funeral Home with burial in Claysville Cemetery.
BETTY J. ROSENBAUM, 56, Campbellsburg, died Monday, September 28 at Clark Memorial Hospital.
She was a member of Saltillo Christian Church, a life resident of Washington County and was a homemaker.
She was preceded in death by a sister, Ellen Brunson.
Survivors include her husband, Jerry W. Rosenbaum; son, Todd Rosenbaum of Greenville; daughter, Stacy Daffron of Bedford; four brothers, Marce E. Lee of Campbellsburg and Robert L., Larry D. and Mark E. Lee all of Salem; five sisters, Peggy E. McCoskey, Brenda D. Stepro and Patty L. Tyler all of Salem, Bonnie S. Smith of Campbellsburg and Elizabeth A. Ingram of Mitchell and a grandson.
Services were held Friday, October 2 at Dawalt Funeral Home with burial in Saltillo Cemetery in Campbellsburg.
Memorial contributions may be made to the American Cancer Society, 2201 West Sudbury Drive, Suite C, Bloomington, IN 47403.
BEULAH G. RICHARDS, 88, Scottsburg, died Monday, September 28 at Hampton Oaks in Scottsburg.
She was a homemaker and a member of Marysville Christian Church.
Survivors include her daughter, Nona Richards of Marysville; two sons, Milton Richards of Otisco and Lonnie Richards of Union, Missouri; four grandchildren and six great-grandchildren.
Services were held Thursday, October 1 at Grayson Funeral Home in New Washington with burial in State Cemetery.
JOSEPH EMRY LEWIS, 64, Charlestown, died Monday, September 28 at Floyd Memorial Hospital.
He was a farmer and attended Hibernia Christian Church.
Survivors include a brother, Davide Lewis of Charlestown; four sisters, Deanna Brown, Sue Lewis and Delores Schnell all of Charlestwon and Emmilia Gamez of Clarksville and several nieces and nephews.
Services were held Saturday, October 3 at Grayson Funeral Home in New Washington.
DORA N. BAILEY HOBBS, 82, Borden, died Sunday, September 27 at her residence.
She was a member of Blue Lick Christian Church in Henryville and was a homemaker who enjoyed flowers, gardening and her every Saturday tradition of making pies for Sunday dinner.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Leroy T. Hobbs.
Survivors include a daughter, Linda Gordon of Borden; son, Ronald Hobbs of Borden; three grandchildren and seven great-grandchildren.
Services were held Wednesday, September 30 at R.D. Pyke Funeral Service in Henryville with burial in Bowery Cemetery in Memphis.
The family requests donations be made to Vista Care Hopsice, 318 Quartermaster Ct., Jeffersonville, IN 47130.
THOMAS MARKLAND, 90, New Albany, formerly of Georgetown and Pekin, died Saturday, September 26 at Lincoln Hills Health Center in New Albany.
He was a lab tech at Dupont Industries in Louisville and a member of Tunnel Hill Christian Church and the Silvertoners. He graduated from Pekin High School, loved to fish, camp, travel, sing and socialize.
Survivors include his wife, Pauline (William) Markland of New Albany; two sons, Roylee and Norman; two daughters, Arlene and Connie; 13 grandchildren, 24 great-grandchildren and one great-great-grandchild.
Services were held Wednesday, September 30 at Love Funeral Home in Palmyra with burial in Horner Chapel Cemetery.
NORMA E. VERON, 92, New Albany, died Sunday, September 20 at Floyd Memorial Hospital.
She was a former employee of the US Pentagon and US Census Bureau. She was a member of the National Association of Retired Federal Employees and St. Mark's United Church of Christ in New Albany.
She was preceded in death by a son, Murray Lee Veron, who died in service to his country in South Vietnam, 1968.
Survivors include her husband of 64 years, Norman Veron; daughter, Teresa Sponcil of Louisville; two grandchildren and one great-grandchild.
Services were held Thursday, September 24 at Kraft Funeral Chapel with private burial in Kraft-Graceland Memorial Park in New Albany.
Expressions of sympathy may be made to St. Mark's United Church of Christ in New Albany.
CAROL J. HOWSON, 66, Merom, also resided in Astor, Florida, died Wednesday, September 23 at Florida Hospital in Orlando, Florida.
She was a member of Merom United Methodist Church and a homemaker.
She was preceded in death by her father, John Bailey; son, Steven Howson; daughter, Cathy Howson and a grandson, Tyrell Howson.
Survivors include her husband of 46 years, Ronald Howson of Astor, Florida and Merom; mother, Juanita Cook Bailey of Henryville; three daughters, Billie Bonebrake of Sullivan, Bobbie Brown and Paula Adler both of Merom; three sons, Ron Howson of Sullivan, David Howson of Bloomington and Gene Howson of Terre Haute; sister, Phyllis Bailey of Indianapolis; brother, Randy Bailey of Jeffersonville; eleven grandchildren and one great-grandchild.
Services were held Monday, September 28 at R.D. Pyke Funeral Service with burial in Bowery Cemetery in Memphis.
ELIZABETH D. SIMPSON, 89, Charlestown, died Friday, September 25 at Rolling Hills Health Care Center in New Albany.
She was the Clerk/Treasurer for the City of Charlestown from 1952-1959 and 1964-1967, City Judge from 1972-1975 and also worked for ICI and was Executive Secretary for her husband, John F. Simpson, Attorney at Law and a life member of Order of the Eastern Star Lodge #327 in Jeffersonville.
She was preceded in death by her husband, John F. Simpson; two sisters, Kathryn Hobson and Margaret Switzer and two brothers, Francis and Ernest Stoner.
Survivors include a daughter, Pamela Fleece of Charlestown; son, Jeffrey Simpson of Falls Church, Virginia; three grandchildren and two great-grandchildren.
Services were held Monday, September 28 at Grayson Funeral Home with burial in New Chapel Cemetery.
Expressions of sympathy may be made to Hosparus: Hospice of Southern Indiana.
DENNIS GARY BUCKSAR, 55, Jeffersonville, died Friday, September 25 at Norton Audubon Hospital in Louisville.
He was a housekeeper at Four Courts at Cherokee Park in Louisville.
Survivors include his mother, Normagene Hashman of New Washington; brother, David Hashman of New Washington; two sisters, Denise Mudd of Jeffersonville and Darla Jones of Cuyahoga Falls, Ohio and several nieces and nephews.
Services were held Tuesday, September 29 at Grayson Funeral Home in Charlestown with burial in Crown Hill Cemetery in New Washington.
GLENN HOWARD, 61, Salem, died Saturday, October 3 at his home.
He was a member of West Side Church of Christ.
He was preceded in death by two brothers, Lorenzo and Jack Howard.
Survivors include his wife, Nola Baker Howard; two sons, Chris Howard of Salem and Tim Howard of Fort Campbell; daughter, Lisa Howard of Salem; two brothers, Orville and Bill Howard both of Seymour; five sisters, Ruby Inman and Bobbie Hoyt both of Florida, Frances Brasher of Seymour, Fern Blanton of Salem and Debra Holstine of Vallonia; seven grandchildren and one great-grandchild.
Services were held Tuesday, October 6 at Weathers Funeral Home with burial in Blue River Friends Cemetery.
PETE D. BROWN, 85, Salem, died Saturday, October 3 at Kindred Hospital in Louisville.
He served in WWII in the US Navy and had been a life resident of Washington County. He was a member of the Salem City Council since 2000, a member of the Salem Senior Citizens Center, the Salem American Legion Cecil Grimes Post #41, Salem VFW Post #6636 and the Humane Society of Washington County. He was a part owner of Jacobi Sales Inc. in Palmyra for 40 years, retiring in 1994.
He was preceded in death by three brothers.
Survivors include his wife, Doris P. (Webb) Brown; two sons, Don and Douglas Brown both of Salem; daughter, Denise Newkirk of Salem; four brothers, Jessie, Merle, Oren and Elmo Brown all of Salem; two sisters, Grace Weininger of Salem and Ruth McKinley of Muncie; seven grandchildren and six great-grandchildren.
Services were held Tuesday, October 6 at Dawalt Funeral Home with burial in Crown Hill Cemetery with full military honors.
Memorial contributions may be made to the Humane Society of Washington County, P.O. Box 51, Salem, IN 47167.
RAY L. BREWSTER, 73, Pekin, died Thursday, October 1 in Pekin.
He served in the Armed Forces as a Sergeant in the US Army, had been a resident of Washington County for the past 18 years, formerly of Louisville, and was a member and director of the Washington County Family YMCA. He was the CEO of Brewster Trucking, Inc. in Pekin.
He was preceded in death by four brothers and two sisters.
Survivors include his wife, Hazel E. (Edwards) Brewster; two sons, George Brewster of Pekin and Jeff Brewster of Thomaston, Georgia and two grandsons.
Services were held Monday, October 5 at Dawalt Funeral Home with burial in Crown Hill Cemetery in Salem.
Memorial contributions may be made to the Washington County Family YMCA, c/o Washington County Community Foundation, P.O. Box 50, Salem, IN 47167.
JUANITA F. ROSE, 77, Scotsburg died Saturday, September 19, at Hampton Oaks Health Campus in Scottsburg.
She was a retired R.N. For Scott Memorial Hospital in Scottsburg, a member of the Veinna Baptist Church and the Pilot Club of Scott County.
Survivors include her husband, Morris A. Rose, two sons, Kenneth Rose of Underwood, and Chuck Rose of Scottsburg; a daughter, Cindy Page of Clarksville; a mother, Therma Donahue of Nicholasville, Ky., a brother, Allen Donahue of Scottsburg; a sister, Myrtle Boggess of Nicholasville, Ky., seven grandchildren and eight great-grandchildren.
Funeral service was held Tuesday, September 22, at the First Baptist Church with burial in the Scottsburg Cemetery.
Collins Funeral Home of Scottsburg was in charge of the local arrangements.
Memorial contribution may be made to Liberty Baptist Church in DeLand, Fl., or Calvary Baptist Church in Washington, In.
CAROLYN H. GOODIN, 68, died Tuesday, September 29, at the University of Louisville Hospital.
The Loveland, Ohio native was a retired assembly line worker for Osram Sylvania in Seymour and was a member of the Green Street Baptist Church in Scottsburg.
Survivors include two sons, David W. Goodin of Blocher; and Dallas W. Goodin of Newbury, Vt., a daughter, Loretta D. Kendall of Scottsburg; a step-daughter, Rhonda Cantrell of Anderson; two sisters, Virginia Rose Jones and Patricia Warfield, both of Hazard, Ky., seven grandchildren and one great-grandchild.
Funeral service will be today (Saturday), at 11 a.m. at Collins Funeral Home in Scottsburg with burial in the Lexington Cemtery.
Visitation will be after 9 a.m. at the funeral home.
HARLAN BEATTY MORRIS, 72, Austin, died Sunday, September 27, at Scott Memorial Hospital in Scottsburg.
He is a Gays Creek Ky., native.
Survivors include daughters, Joyce Ann Morris and Phyllis Morris; sons, Allen Morris and Phillip Morris; sisters, Nancyan Morris ofAustin, Beatrica Martin of Indianapolis, Billie Grubb of Indianapolis, Josephine LaHue of Austin, Regin Johnson of Austin; brothers, Roger Morris of Louisville, Ky., Billy Joe Morris of Austin.
Funeral service was held Wednesday, September 30, at Buchanan Funeral Home in Austin with the Rev. Joel Barrett officiating.
Online condolences can be made at www.buchananfuneralhome.net
JANET CLARE DAMBRA, 76, Scottsburg, died Monday, September 28.
She was a retired agent for mobile phone sales in Chicago, Il.
Survivors include her son, Robert Dambra of Scottsburg; sisters, Judy Snow of Austin, Barbara Coomer of Austin, Mary Clifton of Bolingbrook, IL.
Funeral services were conducted Thursday, October 1, at Stewart Funeral Home in Scottsburg. Burial was in the New Providence Cemetery.
Pastor David James officiated.
Memorial donations may be made through the funeral home to the Relay for Life and New Providence Cemtery.
Online condolences may be made at www.stewartfuneralhome.net
ETHEL WOODSON, 81, Seymour, died Tuesday, September 29, at Jewish Hospital in Louisville, Ky.
The Hazard, Ky., native was a member of Seymour Community Church.
Survivors include her sons, Kelly Sandlin, Jr. of Seymour, Loney E. Sandlin of Seymour; sister, Ann Martin of Milan; two grandchildren, four great-grandchildren.
Funeral services were held Friday, October 2, at Buchanan Funeral Home in Austin with the Rev. Frank Holt officiating.
Burial was in the New Providence Cemetery in Austin.
Online condolences can be made at www.buchananfuneralhome.net.
SHERMAN HOLLAND, 68, Austin, died Saturday, October 3, at his residence.
The Breathitt County, Ky., native is a U.S. Army During the Vietnam War and was a member of the Scott County Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 6582.
Survivors include his wife, Donna Holland of Austin; daughters, Brittany Holland of Austin, Kimberly Culbertson of Austin; sisters, Charity May of Scottsburg; Elvira Napier of Scottsburg, Wanda Noble of Salem; brother, Cash Holland of Austin; step-mother, Lucy Holland of North Vernon; step-sister, Wanda Caudill of Seymour; step-brothers, Ricky Applegate of North Vernon, Chester Applegate of Seymour, Charles Applegate of Sarasota, Fl; three grandchildren.
Funeral services was Tuesday, October 6, at Buchanan Funeral Home in Austin with the Rev. Larry Schryer officiating.
Burial was in New Providence Cemetery in Austin.
On-line condolences can be made at www.buchananfuneralhome.net
H. MARK CARTER, M.D., 62, Yaroba Linda, Ca., died in traffic accident on his way home from work at Riverside Psychiatric Medical Group.
He was a native of Scottsburg and completed his residency in adult and child psychiatry at LAC-USC Medical Center. He specialized in chemical dependency and a 27 year member of AA, brought both empathy and medical knowledge to his patients.
Survivors include his wife, Jennifer Carter; daughter, Laura; stepdaughter, Lisa Wan; sister Hannah Kay Carter and many extensive family.
The family invites friends to visit and celebrate his life from 1 to 3 p.m. on Sunday, October 11, at the Scott County Heritage Museum. Local arrangements are handled by Collins Funeral Home in Scottsburg.
KENNETH M. JONES, 76, Scottsburg, died Saturday, October 3.
He was a retired machinist for the Naval Ordinance Station in Louisville, Ky., He was also a former tool and die maker for the old Talon Industries in Seymour for 19 years and also worked at Scotts Ace Hardware. He was a member of Bethel Baptist Church in Leota. He served during the Korean War as a A/2C in the U.S. Air Force. He was a member of the Scottsburg Lodge No. 572 F&AM in Scottsburg, and a member of the Scottish Rite Valley of Indianapolis.
Survivors include his wife, Carol Hobbs Jones; sons, Terry Jones of Scottsburg; daughter, Debra A. Jackson of Little York, Pamela Sue Suter of Sulpher, Ky.; brother, Gene Jones of Scottsburg, E. Larry Jones of Tampico; sister, Irma F. McCutheon of Henryville; five grandchildren and three great-grandchildren.
Funeral service was Monday, October 5, at Bethel Baptist Church with burial in the Bethel Baptist Cemetery.
Collins Funeral Home was in charge of the local arrangements.
JOHN CORNETT, 81, Austin, died Wednesday, September 30, at Clark Memorial Hospital in Jeffersonville.
He is a native of Linefork, Ky., and is a retired employee of Cummins Engine company in Columbus.
Survivors include his wife, Luvana Barrett Cornett; daughter, Diane Isley of Danville, Ky., son, John Gregory Cornett of Scottsburg; brother, Odale Cornett of Elizabethtown, Ky.; sister, Gladys Powell of Lexington Ky., three grandchildren and three-great-grandchildrn.
Funeral service was Saturday, October 3, at Collins Funeral Home in Scottsburg with burial in Spurgeon Cemetery.
MARSHALL L. PRUETT, 77, Green Township, Ohio, died September 30.
He was a native of Scott County.
Survivors include his wife, Mary Pruett; sons, Jeffrey A. Pruett, David Pruettl; daughter, Jackie R. Ellison.; brothers, Donald Pruett of Hanover, Bill Pruett of Deputy, Willis Pruett of Plainfield; six grandchildren.
Visitation will be Sunday, October 4, at the Paul R. Young Funeral Home in Mt. Healthy, Ohio from 2 to 5 p.m.
Remembrances may be sent to to Gods Bible School and College 1810 Young Street, Cincinnati, Ohio, 45202.
Condolences may be sent to www.paulyoungfuneralhome.com
CLINTON A. DOTSON, 23, New Albany, died on Friday, October 2, at University Hospital in Louisville, Ky., of injuries received in an auto accident.
A former Henryville resident, he was a 2004 honor graduate of Henryville High School and had been active in band and athletics there. He was a current student at Ivy Tech and a former employee of FedEx. He had attended Indiana University at Bloomington.
Survivors include his father, David A. Dotson of Lexington; his mother, Jennie H. Miles of Henryville; two half-sisters, Danielle Dotson and Madyson Dotson, both of Henryville; and his grandparents, John Miles of Jeffersontown, Ky., and Helen Carr of Henryville.
The funeral service was conducted on Tuesday, October 6, at the Kraft Funeral Chapel on Charlestown Road.
Burial was in Mount Zion Cemetery in Henryville.
CHRISTINE “TEENY” COLGLAZIER JOHNSON, 90, died Thursday, October 1.
The Salem native was long-time resident of Scottsburg and then moved to Cuyahoga Falls, Ohio. She was a member of the Scottsburg First Christian Church, American Cancer Society volunteer and Phi Beta Psi Sorority member.
Survivors include her son, Bill Johnson; three grandchildren, several nieces and nephews.
A memorial service is planned at the Scottsburg First Christian Church on Saturday, October 17, at 11:30 a.m.
In lieu of flowers, the family is requesting donations be made to Christine's name to Crossroads Hospice Charitable Foundation in care of Collins Funeral Home.
SHARON KAYE ALBERTSON, 53, Scottsburg, died Monday, October 5.
The Salem native was a mechanic and a nurse. She was a member of the Mt. Hebron Church of Christ.
Survivors include sons: Justin Lee Wiley Evans of Paris, Tx., Kasen Albertson of Austin; Kelley Albertson of Scottsburg; Tim Albertson of Scottsburg; daughters, Angela Miller, Scottsburg; Devannie Dawn Monroe of Scottsburg; brother, Roy Thomas of Saltillo; sisters, Mary Ivey of Chastain, Tn.,, Vickie Roby of Lousville, Ky., Sherry Catlett of Salem; 10 grandchildren
A graveside service was held Friday, October 9, at Crown Hill Cemetery in Salem, with burial in the Crown Hill Cemetery.
Officiating was Rodney Sweeney.
Memorial donations may be made to the family in care of Stewart Funeral Home.
Online condolences may be made at www.stewartfuneralhome.net
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