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Obituaries - December 2, 2009 PDF Print E-mail
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Wednesday, 02 December 2009 00:00

BONNIE LOU CRANE, 78
LEDA MARIE TRULOCK, 75
RUTH HOLLOWAY, 82
ALBERT W. MURRELL, 85
CONSTANCE VIRGINIA TAYLOR OGLESBY, 90
MAE LOUISE LAING, 84
DORIS J. PURLEE, 77
JERRY L. SHARP, 76
KIRTLAND "KIRT" LEHMAN, 81
MARY LOUISE MURPHY SANDERS, 73
LINDA RUTH McVEY, 58
RALEIGH BEGLEY, 71
JOANNA SUE TUTTEROW, 64
SUSAN TERRY NAPIER, 77
LEONARD TURNER, 81
LOIS M. SHEPERD, 84
BETTY LOU LAMB BLAIR-SPENCER, 62
JOHN H. MARCUM, 62
ARTHUR G. "BUTCH" EVERITT, 90
IRVEN H. SWEET, 71
DENVER RICE, 80
GUADALUPE G. "LUPE" AVENDANO, JR., 55
NORMA "BUTCH" COPPER, 71
CHRISTOPHER C. "CHRIS" CREECH, 43
FREDA LEA BUTLER, 50
GEORGE W. "BILL" MILLER, 80
 


    ?BONNIE LOU CRANE, 78, Salem, died Saturday, November 28 at The Waters of Salem.
    She was a member of Salem (High Street) Church of Christ.
    She was preceded in death by a son, Daryll Scott Crane and two brothers, Roger and Verland Lee Packwood.
    Survivors include her husband, Hubert C. Crane; two sons, Gary Lee Crane of Lawrenceville, Georgia and Steven A. Crane of Salem; daughter, Brenda Susan Naugle of Burlington, Iowa; sister, Wanda Ruth Packwood of Salem; six grandchildren and six great-grandchildren.
    Services were held Wednesday, December 2 at Salem Church of Christ with burial in Smedley Cemetery. Weathers Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements.
    LEDA MARIE TRULOCK, 75, Charlestown, died Sunday, November 29 at her home.
    She was a former LPN and a member of Pleasant Ridge Baptist Church.
    She was preceded in death by her husband, Floyd Trulock and a brother, Elmon Keown.
    Survivors include a daughter, Debbie Sue Ettel of Jeffersonville; son, Sonny Lee Trulock of Sellersburg; four brothers, James Keown of Jeffersonville, Dexter and Hastle Keown both of Louisville and Charles Keown of New Albany; sister, Sharon Kay Rosbottom of Jeffersonville and two grandchildren.
    Services were held Wednesday, December 2 at Pleasant Ridge Baptist Church with burial in Charlestown Cemetery. Grayson Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements.
    RUTH HOLLOWAY, 82, New Washington, died Saturday, November 28 at Weston's Mini Home.
    She was a member of the NWVFD Ladies Auxiliary.
    Survivors include two sons, Kerry Holloway of New Washington and Michael Holloway of Nabb; four grandchildren and seven great-grandchildren.
    Services were held Tuesday, December 1 at Grayson Funeral Home in New Washington with burial in Crown Hill Cemetery.
    ALBERT W. MURRELL, 85, Salem, died Wednesday, November 25 at his residence.
    He was retired from the US Army after 23 years and was a former employee at Lake Salinda.
    He was preceded in death by four sisters.
    Survivors include a sister, Sharlene Lincks of Pekin.
    Cremation was chosen with services to be held at a later date. Dawalt Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements.
    Memorial contributions may be made to the American Diabetes Association, P.O. Box 11454, Alexandria, Virginia 22312.
    CONSTANCE VIRGINIA TAYLOR OGLESBY, 90, Charlestown, died Wednesday, November 25 at University of Louisville Hospital.
    She was a member of St. James United Methodist Church and the Jericho Chapter #7 Order of the Eastern Star.
    She was preceded in death by her husband, Robert W. Oglesby.
    Survivors include four daughters, Linda Williams of New Albany, Barbara Ayers of Jeffersonville, Agretta Stikes of Charlestown and Joyce Lewis of Georgetown; son, Stanley Oglesby of Louisville; ten grandchildren, twelve great-grandchildren and one great-great-grandchild.
    Services were held Monday, November 30 at St. James United Methodist Church with burial in Charlestown Cemetery. Grayson Funeral Home in Charlestown was in charge of arrangements.
    Memorial contributions may be made to St. James United Methodist Church.
    MAE LOUISE LAING, 84, Scottsburg, died Tuesday, November 24 at Bee Hive Home in Scottsburg.
    She was a retired employee of General Motors Corporation as a company secretary for the Pontiac Motor Division. She was a volunteer for several years at the Ocala Regional Medical Center in Ocala, Florida and also enjoyed Japanese Needle Work.
    Survivors include two sons, James Laing of Underwood and William Allen Laing of Waterfort, Michigan; brother, James Ervin Bensken of Rochester, Michigan; 13 grandchildren and seven great-grandchildren.
    Cremation was chosen with services to be held at a later date. Grayson Funeral Home in Charlestown was in charge of arrangements.
    DORIS J. PURLEE, 77, Salem, died Wednesday, November 25 at Washington County Memorial Hospital.
    She was the original owner of LaGene Jewelers and a member of Canton Christian Church and Cancer Crusaders.
    She was preceded in death by her husband, Laurel Purlee; four brothers, Herman, James, Ray and Lloyd and three sisters, Iva, Gladys and Pauline.
    Survivors include a son, Larry Purlee of Salem; two daughters, Dianne Ratliff and Kim Campbell both of Salem; brother, Earl Stewart of Borden; sister, Elsie Hatton of McDough, Georgia and four grandchildren.
    Services were held Saturday, November 28 at Weathers Funeral Home with burial in Crown Hill Cemetery.
    Expressions of sympathy may be made to the Washington County Community Foundation.
    JERRY L. SHARP, 76, New Albany, died Monday, November 30 at his residence.
    He was an active member of the Louisville Federation of Musicians, entertaining for decades throughout Kentucky and Southern Indiana. He was an Honorary member of the Kosair Temple, an Honorary Captain for the Belle of Louisville, a Kentucky Colonel, and was honored by the Kosair and Knights of Columbus for his work with their respective charity programs. He was a retired employee and former plant manager of the Fabri-Form Company in Pekin.
    Survivors include his wife, Frances (McGuffey) Sharp; daughter, Rhonda Grangier of Memphis; son, Rex L. Sharp of Columbia, Missouri; sister, Jacqueline Zehr of Montgomery, Illinois; brother, Randy Owsley of Joplin, Missouri; six grandchildren and several nieces, nephews and other extended family.
    Private services were held at Dawalt Funeral Home with burial in Walnut Hill Cemetery.
    Memorial contributions may be made to Kosair Charities, PO Box 37370 Louisville, KY 40233.
    KIRTLAND “KIRT” LEHMAN, 81, Clarksville, died Tuesday, November 24 at Wedgewood Manor in Clarksville.
    He was a former employee at Pillsbury Mills for 19 years and also retired in 1986 after 16 years with the Hershey Co. He served in the US Navy in WWII and was a 47 year member of the Elks and an avid golfer.
    He was preceded in death by a daughter, Kay Workman and sister, Betts Lundquist.
    Survivors include his wife, Florence Lehman of Clarksville; two daughters, Kris Corrigan of Clarksville and Karen Schapansky of Santa Barbara, California; son, Randy Lehman of Geneva; five grandchildren and seven great-grandchildren.
    Services were held Friday, November 27 at Pyke-Calloway Funeral Service in New Albany with private interment at the convenience of the Family Walnut Ridge Cemetery in Jeffersonville.
    MARY LOUISE MURPHY SANDERS, 73, Palmyra, died Monday, November 23 at Indian Creek Health and Rehab Center in Corydon.
    She was a native of Louisville, former employee of Brown and Williamson Tobacco Co., Louisville, and a member of Penile Baptist Church in Louisville.
    Survivors include her husband, John Bradley Sanders, Sr. of Palmyra; son, John Bradley Sanders II of Louisville; daughter, Keela Gail Sanders of Louisville; two brothers, Joey and Shelby Murphy both of Louisville and two sisters, Beulah Marie Paulley and Ella Mae Schmittler both of Louisville.
    Services were held Wednesday, November 25 at Love Funeral Home in Palmyra with burial in Palmyra Cemetery.
    LINDA RUTH MCVEY, 58, Austin, died Wednesday, November 25, at Scott Villa Living Center in Scottsburg.
    The Scottsburg native was a homemaker.
    Survivors include sisters, Pearl Anderson of Austin, Lois Krakora of Austin, Clara Morris of Crothersville; brothers, John McVey of DuPont, Glen McVey of Paris Crossing and Tommy McVey of Austin.
    Funeral service was held Saturday, November 28, at Buchanan Funeral Home in Austin with the Rev. Mike Shuler officiating.
    Burial will be in the Harrod Cemetery in Austin, at a later date.
    Online condolences can be made at www.buchananfuneralhome.net
    RALEIGH BEGLEY, 71, Scottsburg, died Thursday, November 26, at Scott Memorial Hospital in Scottsburg.
    He was a native of Confulence, Ky.
    Survivors include his wife, Edith Jones Begley of Scottsburg; daughter, Debbie Case of Scottsburg; son, Steve Begley of Scottsburg; sisters, Rosanna Begley of Kentucky, Louvenia Frasier of Ohio, Bonnie Lou Begley of Kentucky; brothers, Hershel Begley, Harvey Begley, Ronnie Begley and R.J. Begley, Jesse Begley, all of Kentucky; one granddaughter.
    Funeral service was Sunday, November 29, at Buchanan Funeral Home in Austin with the Rev Steve Griffin officiating.
    Burial will be in the Spurgeon Cemetery in Austin.
    Online condolences can be made at www.buchananfuneralhome.net
    JOANNA SUE TUTTEROW, 64, Deputy, died Friday, November 27, at Clark Memorial Hospital in Jeffersonville.
    She was a native of Hagerstown, and was co-owner of DeHart Pallet and Lumber in Austin and was a member of Scottsburg United Methodist Church.
    Survivors include her husband, Charles Tutterow of Deputy; daughter, Jodi Simmons of Columbus; son, Todd  Tutterow of Deputy; brother, Jimmy Johnson of Richmond; seven grandchildren.
    Funeral services were conducted Monday, November 30, at Buchanan Funeral Home in Austin with Pastor Steve Brackney and Pastor John Maples officiating.
    Burial was in the Scaffold Lick Cemetery in Scottsburg.
    Online condolences can be made at www.buchananfuneralhome.net
    SUSAN TERRY NAPIER, 77, Seymour, died Friday, November 27, at Schneck Medical Center in Seymour.
    The Chavies, Ky., native was a member of the Kingdom Hall of Jehovah Witness in Seymour, she was a graduate of Austin High School and supporter of the St. Jude Hospital and Feed the Children.
    Survivors include daughters, Mary Terry Templin of Indianapolis, Brenda K. Terry Evans of Clearsprings; a son, Jerald Terry of Scottsburg; sister, Margaret Mobley of Tennessee; brothers, Paul Napier of Arizona, Carl Napier of Scottsburg; Jim Napier of Florida; 15 grandchildren and 13 great-grandchildren.
    Funeral services were held Tuesday, December 1, at Buchanan Funeral Home in Austin with the Rev. Dennis Thomas and the Rev. Rick Prather officiating.
    Burial was in in the Scottsburg Cemetery in Scottsburg.
    Online condolences can be made at www.buchananfuneralhome.net
    LEONARD TURNER, 81, Austin, died Saturday, November 28, at Clark Memorial Hospital in Jeffersonville.
    The Houston, Ky., native served in the U.S. Army.
    Survivors include a daughter, Margaret Spicer of Austin; sons, Lenny Turner of Austin; sisters, Florence Barrett of Austin; Roetta Mullins of Austin; Evalee Reynolds of Hudson, Mi., Nancy Riley of Georgetown, Ky., Julia Riley of Georgetown, Ky., Laura Riley of Stamping Ground, Ky.; brothers, Truman Turner of Williamstown, Ky., Alvin Turner of Owenton, Ky., Troy Turner of Indianapolis; one grandchild.
    Funeral services will be Wednesday, December 2, at Buchanan Funeral Home at 11 a.m. Visitiation will be after 9 a.m.
    Burial will be at Wesley Chapel Cemetery in Austin.
    Online condolences can be made at www.buchananfuneralhome.net
    LOIS M. SHEPERD, 84, Austin, died November 25, in Jeffersonville.
    She was a restaurant manager and former manager/owner of Lanes Restaurant and a parts runner for Miller Heating.
    She was a member of the V.F.W., Rebekah Lodge, Scott Memorial Hospital Guild and attended Austin Christian Church and was a member of the Austin Senior Citizens.
    Survivors include her son, Michael Eugene Everitt of Indianapolis; daughters, Connie E. Kottkamp of Greenfield, Diane Yevonne Abbott of Indianapolis; brothers, Clinton Sarver of Salem; Loren Dean Sarver of Edinburgh; four grandchildren and nine great-grandchildren.
    Funeral services were conducted Saturday, November 28, at Stewart Funeral Home with David Huey officiating.
    Burial was in the Scottsburg Cemetery.
    Online condolences may be made at www.stewartfuneralhome.net
    BETTY LOU LAMB BLAIR-SPENCER, 62, Scottsburg, died Wednesday, November 25, at Scott Memorial Hospital in Scottsburg.
    She is a native of Lawrenceburg, Tn.
    Survivors include a daughter, Amanda Konkle of Scottsburg; son, Jeffery Konkle of Scottsburg; brother, Jerry Lamb of Columbus; six grandchildren.
    A graveside serviced was held Tuesday, December 1, at Lexington Cemetery.
    Collins Funeral Home was in charge of the arrangements.
    JOHN H. MARCUM, 62, Scottsburg, died Saturday, November 28, at his residence.
    The Hodgenville, Ky., native was a feed salesman for Bundy Brothers and Sons Feed Mill in Medora and a former cattle manager for Morgan Farms in Austin. He was a member of the Moose Family Center No. 2324, Sons of the American Legion Post No. 234, and a former member of the Scott County Sheriff's Posse and the Scott County Rangers.
    Survivors include his wife, Doris H. Hartlage Marcum of Scottsburg; sons, William B. Marcum of Simpsonville, S.C., Shawn M. Marcum, Noblesville, Wesley D. Marcum of Deputy; brothers, James Marcum of Louisville; Randy Marcum of Hodgenville, Ky.; sisters, Judy Heistand, Campbellsville, Ky., Vicki Skaggs, Buffalo, Ky., seven grandchildren.
    Funeral services were held Tuesday, December 1, at Collins Funeral Home in Scottsburg.
    Cremation followed the service.
    Memorial contribution may be made to Cystic Fibrosis Foundation or Johnson Elementary School PTO Playground through the funeral home.
    ARTHUR G. “BUTCH” EVERITT, 90, Scottsburg, died Monday, November 30, in Scott Memorial Hospital.
    The Vienna native was a retired employee of Civil Service Research and Development in Aberdeen, Md.,  He was a member of Sovereign Grace Baptist Church in Scottsburg. He served in WWII as a Platoon Sergeant in the U.S. Marines and was the last Pearl Harbor survivor in Scott County. He was a member of the Sam Davis Lodge No. 661 F&AM in Smyrna, Tn., and O.E.S. Chapter No. 107 in Scott County.
    Survivors include  a daughter, Bonnie Wagner of Scottsburg, one grandson, two great-grandchildren.
    Funeral service will be held on Friday, December 4, at 10 a.m. with a full military graveside service conducted by the Crothersville V.F.W. Post  No. 1083 Honor Guard.
    Visitation will be from 5 to 7 p.m. on Wednesday, December 2,  and after 9 a.m. on Thursday, December 3.  A Masonic Memorial Service will be performed at 7 p.m. on Wednesday, December 2, at Collins Funeral Home by the Scottsburg Lodge No. 572 F&AM.
    IRVEN H. SWEET, 71, Scottsburg, died Thursday, November 26, at Scott Memorial Hospital in Scottsburg.
    The Seymour native was a former employee of the former Funk's Saw Mill in Scottsburg and was a member of Lexington Christian Church.
    Survivors include his wife, Ruby Sweet of Scottsburg; three sons, Lawrence E. Sweet of Austin; Irven H. Sweet III of Scottsburg;Robert Green of Elizabeth; two daughters, Elizabeth Snelling of Scottsburg and Mary Alice Palmer of Chelsea; his mother, Elizabeth Sweet of Scottsburg; brothers, Herman, Rickey and James Sweet, all of Scottsburg; five sisters, Patty Amos of Scottsburg; Sally Fluhr of Henryville; Florence Powers, Dixie Robertson and Deborah Hurtt, all of Scottsburg; 32 grandchildren and 29 great-grandchildren.
    Funeral services were held Monday, November 30, at Collins Funeral Home. Burial was in New Bethel Cemetery in Chelsea.
    Memorial contributions may be made to the family in care of Collins Funeral Home.
    DENVER RICE, 80, Lexington, died Monday, November 30, at his residence.
    The Rush Creek, Ky., native was a retired maintenance man for ESSROC in Speed.
    Survivors include his wife, Elvie Barger Rice; son, Brian Rice of Lexington; daughter, Faye Madden of West Alex, Oh., Stephanie Withered of Madison, Sharon Thompson of Hanover; brother, Bud Rice of New Palestine; sisters, Helen Finn of West Manchester, Oh., Jeane Butt, Ca., 12 grandchildren, eight great-grandchildren;
    Funeral services will be Wednesday, December 2, at 2 p.m. at Collins Funeral Home in Scottsburg.
    Visitation will be after 11 a.m.
    Burial will be in the Scaffold Lick Cemetery.
    GUADALUPE G. “LUPE” AVENDANO, Jr., 55, died Tuesday, November 24, at St. Catherine Regional Hospital in Charlestown.
    The Clairmont, Oh., native was an employee of Sasco Bag Factory in North Vernon and a member of the First Christian Church in Scottsburg.
    Survivors include his wife, Barbara S. Avendano of Scottsburg; daughters, DaWinita Marie Avendano, Jennifer Watson and TracyMatthews, all of Louisville, Ky., two sisters, Elva Cavazos of Columbus, and Maria Belia Salinas of Austin; two brothers, Jaime Aventine of Austin, and Sergio Avendano of Courtland, five grandchildren, and several nieces and nephews.
    Funeral services were held Saturday, November 28, at Collins Funeral Home with the Rev. Danny Jackson officiating.
    Burial was in the Scottsburg Cemetery.
    NORMA “BUTCH” COPPER, 71, Scottsburg, died Wednesday, November 25.
    She was a native of Indianapolis.
    Survivors include her children, Dale Cooper, Darryl Cooper, Douglas Cooper, Debra Bueno and Donna Smith, 12 grandchildren; nine great-grandchildren; sisters, Nellie Lynn and Linda Reeves.
    Funeral Services were held Sunday, November 29, at G.H. Herrmann Madison Avenue Funeral Home.
    Memorial contributions may be made to the Susan G. Komen Foundation. Online condolences may be shared with the family at www.ghherrmann.com
    RUTH HOLLOWAY, 82, New Washington, died Saturday, November 28, at Weston's Mini Home.
    She was a member of the New Washington Volunteer Fire Department ladies auxiliary.
    Survivors include her sons, Kerry Holloway of New Washington, Michael Holloway of Nabb, four grandchildren, seven great-grandchildren.
    Funeral service was conducted Tursday, December 1, at Grayson Funeral Home in New Washington.
    Burial was in the Crown Hill Cemetery.
    CHRISTOPHER C. “CHRIS” CREECH, 43, Deputy, died Sunday, November 29, at King's Daughters Hospital in Madison.
    Funeral arrangements will be announced by the Morgan and Nay Funeral Centre in Madison.
    FREDA LEA BUTLER, 50, Scottsburg, died Sunday, November 29, at Scott Memorial Hosptial in Scottsburg.
    She was a native of Scott County.
    Survivors include her husband, Robert Butler of Scottsburg; sons, Robert John Butler of Jeffersonville, T.C. Butler of Scottsburg, JC. Swallows of Crossville, Tn., daughters, Destaney Johnson of Austin, Pam Miller of Crossville, Tn., mother, Bessie Ann Harris; sisters, Kathy Allen of Bradford, Vt., and Debbie Hutchins of Scottsburg; brothers, William Harris, Sr., of Scottsburg; and Lloyd Harris, Jr. of Deputy, 14 grandchildren.
    Cremation was chosen and a graveside service will be held Thursday, December 3, at 1 p.m. at Kimberlin Creek Cemetery in Scottsburg.
    Arrangements by Grayson Funeral Home in Charlestown.
    GEORGE W. “BILL” MILLER, 80, Crothersville died Saturday, November 28, at his home.
    He worked for the former U.S. Shoe Factory and Cummins Engine Company in the maintenance department as a machine repairman. He was also self-employed as a heating and air contractor and plumber. He also worked at Adams Funeral Home as a greeter.
    He was a member of the First Baptist Church of Crothersville and served as a trustee, a Sunday School Teacher and deacon.
    Survivors include his wife, Lucille M. King Miller of Crothersville; daughter, Linda Sue Musselwhite of Jasper; a son, Kevin Wayne Miller of Arlington, Va., two grandchildren; one sister, Olive Chasteen of Scottsburg.
    The funeral service was conducted Tuesday, December 1, at First Baptist Church of Crothersville with Pastor David Schill officiating.  A private grave side service will be held after cremation.
     Memorial donations can be given to First Baptist Church of Crothersville or Crothersville Cemetery in care of Adams Funeral Home in Crothersville.
    Online condolences may be made to the family and a video tribute can be viewed at www.AdamsFuneralHomeonline.com
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