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Obituaries December 12, 2010 PDF Print E-mail
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Tuesday, 14 December 2010 00:00

 

DAVID LEE UNDERWOOD, 48
CHESTER LEE PANGBURN, JR., 58
NORBERT J. ANDRES, SR., 75
SWEETPEA BAILEY, INFANT
MAE "BELLE" (DECKARD) ALFORD, 77
GLENN OTIS RICE, 45
DAVID "GRAVY" KEMP, 66
LANA RENEE ASH, 62
CARL W. BUNDY, 65
EDWIN EARL NICHOLS, 80
RICHARD J. "DICK" KOETTER, 82
MARTHA OOLEY HAMNER, 78
VIRGINIA YVONNE ELDRIDGE, 63
ROBERT ALLEN "BOBBY" SMITH, 42
RUTH ANN MCINTOSH, 56
LINZI RASHAE (LAFEVER) JENKS, 21
LARRY RICHARD DEAN, 73
JEFFREY "JEFF" VAUGHN, 49
SHIRLEY J. DOUTHITT, 72
FRANK FULKERSON, 75
JACOB SCOTT ROSS, 20
CHRISTINE RICHEY, 90
ANDREW JOSEPH ROSENBERGER, 81
JOYCE ANN DUNCAN, 66
RICKY WELLS, 51
PAUL “RED” MOODY, 96
ROBERT GLENN FOX, 73
IRENE SHULTZ-HAYS, 74

DAVID LEE UNDERWOOD,, 48, of Pekin, died Monday evening, December 6, 2010 at his home.
He graduated from Pekin Eastern High School in 1981, and was a member of St. Patrick’s Catholic Church in Salem. He was a former employee of General Auto and enjoyed working on cars. He loved his family, being a devoted husband, father, brother, and son.
He was born on October 17, 1962 in New Albany, Indiana to Leo Roy Underwood and the late Martha (Schmidt) Underwood. David was also preceded in death by his sister, Vickie Lee Underwood.
He is survived by his wife of 28 years, Ellen (Muntz) Underwood; daughter, Rachel Underwood; sisters, Sharon Ward and her husband, Stanley of Pekin, Becky Ledbetter of Salem, Denise Sowder and her husband, Terry of Salem; and several nieces, nephews, great nieces, and great nephews.
His visitation will be from 3 PM to 8 PM on Thursday, December 9, 2010 at Newcomer Funeral Home – Southern Indiana Chapel (3309 Ballard Lane, New Albany, Indiana) and from 9 AM to 11 AM on Friday December 10, 2010 at St. Patrick’s Catholic Church in Salem, Indiana (208 South Shelby St.). The Funeral Service will be 11 AM on Friday, December 10 at St. Patrick’s Catholic Church in Salem with burial to follow in the church cemetery.
Memorial contributions can be made to the family. To leave a special message to the family, please visit www.newcomer-ndiana.com.



CHESTER L. PANGBURN, JR., 58, died Tuesday, December 7, 2010 at his home.
He was born on March 14, 1952 to Chester L. and Marcella Rasor Pangburn in Clark County. He was a dump truck driver for Tri-City Van and Storage.
Survivors include his son; Christopher Pangburn of Henryville; daughter, Tonya Albertson of Scottsburg; sister, Ardopha Crouch of Lexington; brother, Leonard Pangburg of Lexington.
Cremation was chosen. Private graveside service.
Grayson Funeral Home in Charlestown handling the arrangements.




NORBERT J. ANDRES, SR., 75, of Floyds Knobs, died Tuesday, December 7, 2010.
He was a U.S. Army veteran and a long-time farmer. He was retired from both Brown & Williamson Tobacco Company and Floyd County Highway Department. He enjoyed fishing with family and friends.
He was born on October 26, 1935 in Floyds Knobs to the late Peter and Rose (Meyer) Andres. He is also preceded in death by his sister, Leona Lawson.
He is survived by his wife of 52 years, Shirley Ann (Carpenter) Andres; daughter, Shelley Andres of Floyds Knobs; son, Norbert Andres, Jr. of New Albany, Indiana; sisters, Alberta Bertrand, Mildred Niehoff and her husband, Leo “Pete”, Rita Nolot and her husband, Vern, Judy Bowe, all of Floyds Knobs, and Ann Andres of New Albany; brothers, Elmer and Melford Andres, both of Louisville, Kentucky; many nieces and nephews; and his best buddy and canine companion, Bayer.
Visitation will be from 1 to 8 PM on Thursday, December 9, 2010 and 9 to 11 AM on Friday at Newcomer Funeral Home – Southern Indiana Chapel (3309 Ballard Lane, New Albany, IN 47150). The Funeral Mass will be celebrated at 11:30 AM Friday, December 10, 2010 at Holy Family Catholic Church with burial and military honors to follow in the St. Mary of the Knobs Catholic Cemetery in Floyds Knobs with military honors.
Memorial contributions may be made to Mass of the Air (508 Breckenridge Lane, Louisville, KY 40207-3833) or to the Humane Society (215 West Market Street, New Albany, IN 47150). To leave a special message for the family, please visit www.newcomerindiana.com.



SWEETPEA BAILEY, the infant daughter of Alexander and Kristen Bailey, died Saturday, Dec. 5 at Norton Hospital.
Her grandparents are Kevin and Cathy Reed; Billi and Alan Miller and Larry and Linda Bailey.
Great-grandparents are Glen and Carol Stackhouse, Herman and Wilihminna Reed, Jo Ann Smothers and Robert and Jane Puckett.
Cremation was chosen with no service or visitation at this time.



MAE "BELLE" (DECKARD) ALFORD, 77, of Floyds Knobs, died Tuesday, December 7, 2010 at Floyd Memorial Hospital in New Albany.
She was a member of the Central Church of Christ in Louisville. She was a devoted homemaker and enjoyed participating in the homemakers club, crafts, and gardening. Above all else Belle loved the Lord and her family.
She was born on January 16, 1933 in Barren County, Kentucky to the late Fred and Lillie “Mae” (Webb) Deckard. She was preceded in death by her infant daughter, Linda Faye Alford; brothers, James “Monk” Deckard, Joe Deckard; sisters, Mary Wood, and Marie Young.
She is survived by her husband of 58 years, Frank Alford; daughters, Pam Willis and her husband, Leon of Midland, Michigan; Debbie Beckham and her husband, Larry of Floyds Knobs; Sharon Thompson and her husband, Rondal Jr. of Floyds Knobs; son, David Alford and his wife, Judi of Fredericksburg, Virginia; sisters, Ruby Wilson of Bowling Green, Kentucky; Jean Stephens and her husband, Gus of Round Hill, Kentucky; grandchildren, Trevis (Nicole) Willis, Rachel (Curt) Grubb, Margaret (Lonnie) Lamp, Michelle (Pedro) Espinoza, Jennifer (Eric) Huggins, Linda Thompson, and Stephen Thompson; great-grandchildren, Parker Willis, Lillie Willis, Caden Grubb, Keira Grubb, Ethan Lamp, and Eli Lamp; and many nieces, nephews, and cousins.
Visitation will be from 1 to 8 PM on Friday, December 10, 2010 at Newcomer Funeral Home – Southern Indiana Chapel (3309 Ballard Lane, New Albany, IN 47150) and from 9 to 11 on Saturday, December 11, 2010. The Funeral Service will be celebrated at 11:00 AM Saturday, December 11, 2010 at the funeral home. Burial will follow at Green River Union Cemetery in Richardsville, Kentucky at approximately 1:30 CST.
Memorial contributions may be made to the American Heart Association.



GLENN OTIS RICE, 45, Pekin, formerly of Columbus, died Monday, Dec. 6, 2010, at Jewish Hospital in Louisville.
He was a 1984 graduate of Columbus North High School and formerly worked for Tipton Lakes Company, Cosco, Inc., Walmart and most recently worked for the Indiana State Highway Department.
A U.S. Army veteran, he also served with the Indiana National Guard, where he served two tours in Operation Iraqi Freedom as a member of the 1538th Trans. Co. POL 5000 (GAL).
He hauled more than 1,200,000 gallons of fuel by himself to the Internal Power Grids and Iraq National Depot Power Grids on Camp Taji, Iraq. He retired from the Indiana National Guard on Nov. 30, 2010.
A member of the American Legion and Veterans of Foreign Wars, he was a former member of Columbus Moose Lodge. He attended New Beginnings Church of Apostolic Faith in Edinburgh and Tabernacle of God in Pekin.
He enjoyed quietly volunteering to help feed the needy and assisting those who were in need and he enjoyed playing Santa Claus. His hobbies included fishing, hunting and going to auctions.
He was born Nov. 24, 1965, at Benton, Ill., to Elmer Leon and Geneva M. Stearns Rice.
Survivors include: his sisters, Carol Christenberry and Patricia (Phillip) Brantley, both of Columbus; two brothers, Dennis (Judy) Rice, Hubert, N.C., and Howard Rice of Wisconsin; a stepbrother, James (Sue) Prajzner, Brownstown; a stepdaughter, Shiloh Trueblood, Salem; and a stepgrandson.
He was preceded in death by his parents and his stepfather, John Prajzner.
Visitation is from 4-8 p.m. Thursday and after 9 a.m. Friday at Barks, Weaver & Glick Funeral Home in Columbus.
Funeral services will be at 10 a.m. Friday at the funeral home, with Bro. Jim Miller and Bill Champion officiating.
Burial, with full military rites conducted by Military Department of Indiana Ceremonial Unit, will follow in Garland Brook Cemetery in Columbus.
Memorial contributions may be made to the Indiana National Guard Relief Fund.
Condolences may be made at www.barkesweaverglick.com.



DAVID "GRAVY" KEMP, 66, of Campbellsburg died Wednesday, December 8, 2010 at Jewish Hospital.
He was born November 29, 1944 in Cambpellsburg, the son of Cecil and Hallie Chastain Kemp. He was a retired employee of Hoosier Precast a member of New Hope United Methodist Church.
He is survived by his wife, Christena Coats Kemp. They were married June 4, 1965.
He is also survived by a son, James (J.D.) Kemp and his wife, Michele of Salem; a daughter, Darlena (Eric) Knapp of Cambpellsburg; two brothers, James (Fidge) Kemp of Orleans and Cecil Wayne Kemp of Austin; three sisters, Mary Kemp of Bicknell, Helen Sama and Sarah Bachman, both of Cambpellsburg; and five grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by his parents; three brothers, Donald Kemp, Kenneth Kemp and Bobby Kemp; and three sisters, Kathleen Goen, Rosamond Rosenbaum and Carolyn McCoy.
Funeral services will be held Friday at 10:30AM at New Hope United Methodist Church. Burial will follow in Claysville Cemetery. Visitation will be Thursday 3-8 p.m. at Weathers Funeral Home and Friday from 9 a.m. until time of service at the church.



LANA RENEE ASH, 62, of Olivet, MI died Saturday, December 4, 2010.
She was born February 15, 1948 in Albany, the daughter of Hubert and Ellen Gaines.
She was an excellent cook, sharing her love by trying new recipes and teaching others to cook. She loved to cross- stitch, to play cards, and had a great love for her cats.
She is survived by her children, Laura Ash (Jerry Peregord) of Marshall, Teresa Hosack of Charlotte, Pamela Ash of IL; grandchildren, Casey and Andrew Kudlicki; siblings, Maurice (Nancy) Godfrey of Salem, Janet (Fred) Zink of Carleton, MI, Jim (Teri) Gaines of Monroe, MI, and Lee (Jackie) Gaines of Newport, MI. She was preceded in death by her parents, Hubert and Ellen Gaines, her biological father, Paul Godfrey, as well as her husband, David.
Funeral services will be 10 a.m. on Tuesday, December 14, at Pray Funeral Home with Rev. Rich Mitterling officiating. Interment will be at Maple Grove Cemetery, Osseo, MI. Visitation will be Monday, December 13, from 6-8:00 p.m.
If desired, memorial contributions may be made to Eaton Community Hospice or Eaton County Humane Society (in Olivet). The family would like to give special thanks to all caregivers that have enriched her life and have been touched by her in a positive way. Arrangements by Pray Funeral Home, Charlotte.
Online condolences may be sent to the family at www.prayfuneral.com



CARL W. BUNDY, 65, of Hardinsburg died Tuesday, Dec. 7, 2010 at Kindred Hospital in Louisville.
He was a retired employee of Deer Country Equipment in Bromer-Orleans.
He was born June 21, 1945 at Hardinsburg, he was the son of Mavor and Dorothy Vanlaningham Bundy.
On July 30, 1966, he married the former Barbara Free. She survives.
Also surviving are a son, Roger Bundy, Hardinsburg; a sister, Norma Winters, Hardinsburg; and a brother, Dennis Bundy of New Salisbury.
Creamation was chosen.McAdams Mortuary of Paoli is in charge of arrangements.



EDWIN EARL NICHOLS, 80, Salem, died Wednesday, Dec. 8, 2010, at his residence.
He was a self-employed handyman and a U.S. Air Force veteran of the Korean War.
He was born June 9, 1930, at Madisonville, Ky., to Raymond Chesterfield and Ethel Williams Nichols.
Survivors include: a son, Dale Edwin Nichols, Pekin; a daughter, Jeani Wingler, Pekin; and two grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by his parents, three brothers and two sisters.
Visitation is from 4-8 p.m. Sunday and after 8 a.m. Monday at Weathers Funeral Home in Salem.
Funeral services will be at 2 p.m. Monday at the funeral home.
Burial will follow in Swayback Cemetery.



RICHARD J. "DICK" KOETTER, 82, of Floyds Knobs, died Wednesday, Dec. 8, 2010, at Floyd Memorial Hospital and Health Services, New Albany.
He was a native of Borden, a retired crane operator at Padgett, Inc. in New Albany and formerly employed at Bierman Excavating Co. in Floyds Knobs.  He was an Army veteran of the Korean War and member of Operators Union Local 181. He was also a member of the Hobart Beach Post 1693 Veterans of Foreign Wars, Floyds Knobs Post 42 American Legion, Independent Order of Redmen in New Albany and the Floyds Knobs Conservation Club. He was a member of St. Mary of the Knobs Catholic Church.
Survivors include his wife of 40 years, the former Susan “Susi” Kiper; son, Jimmy Koetter, of Floyds Knobs; daughter, Angela “Angie” Koetter, of Jeffersonville; brother, James Koetter and his wife, Carol, of Starlight; sisters, Mary Margaret Kruer, of Floyds Knobs, Ruth Book and her husband, Bill, of Starlight, Dottie Kruer and her husband, Jim, of Louisville, Betty Sprigler and her husband, Pete, of Floyds Knobs, Patricia Williams and her husband, Ken, of Louisville, and Carol Calandrino and her husband, Frank, of Louisville; grandson, Zachary Koetter, of Georgetown.
He was preceded in death by his brother, John Koetter, and sister, Lucille Koerber.
A funeral mass will be at 10 a.m. Saturday, Dec. 11, at St. Mary of the Knobs Catholic Church, 3033 Martin Road, Floyds Knobs, with private entombment in Kraft-Graceland Memorial Park, New Albany.
visitation will be at Kraft Funeral Service, Spring Street Chapel, New Albany, from 2 to 8 p.m., with a prayer service at 4 p.m., Friday, and at the church, from 8:30 to 10 a.m. Saturday.
The family requests expressions of sympathy take the form of contributions to the Rauch Center or Volunteers of America.



MARTHA OOLEY HAMNER, 78, died Nov. 8 at her residence in Fort Pierce, FL.
She was born in Borden and resided on Daisy Hill before moving to Florida where she has been a resident for the past 30 years. Before her retirement she was a doll maker for some 20 years.
She is survived by her husband John Hamner; daughter Mona (David) Brown of New Albany; a brother Sonny (JoAnn) Ooley of Sellersburg; a sister, Mary Jo Ferney of Polk City, FL.; two grandchildren, Eddie Hurst of New Albany and Shannon Hendrickson of Borden; four great-grandchildren and two god-grandchildren.
A celebration of her life will be held Saturday, Dec. 18 from 1-3 p.m. at Daisy Hill Church in Borden.
Expressions of sympathy may go to Hosparus/Hospice of Southern Indiana or the charity of choice.
Kraft Funeral Service handled the arrangements.



VIRGINIA YVONNE ELDRIDGE, 63, died Wednesday, December 8, 2010 at Floyd Memorial Hospital.
She was born on August 30, 1947 to Raymond Henson and Virginia Mabel Tate Crowe in Danville, KY. She was a retired clerk for the Clark County Court House. She is preceded in death by her father Raymond Crowe, her husband Percy Eldridge, and her sister Phyllis Ann Reed.
Survivors include her daughters, Gina Knecht of Lawrenceburg, IN and Shelly Eldridge of Memphis, IN; sister, Norma Jean Teague of Jeffersonville, IN; brother, Darryl Crowe of Underwood, IN; mother, Virginia Crowe of Jeffersonville, IN; grandchildren, Payton, Isabella, Ivonna, Nicholas, Ian, and Aidan.
Funeral services will be held on Saturday, December 11, 2010 at 11am at the Grayson Funeral Home in Charlestown, with burial in the Hibernia Cemetery. Visitation will be held on Friday from 4pm to 8pm, and after 9am on Saturday.
The family would like donations to be made to the Bobby Tinnell Fund at New Washington State Bank at 1083 Market St., Charlestown, IN 47111.



ROBERT ALLEN "BOBBY" SMITH, 42, of Scottsburg, died Sunday, Dec. 5, at his residence.
He was owner of the old Smith’s Tree Service in Scottsburg, and attended the Shelter for the Sheep Church in Austin, Indiana.
Survivors include his wife, Melissa L. Smith; Son: Jay Allen Smith of Scottsburg, Indiana; mother, Vergie Smith of Austin; Brother: Lee Edward Smith, Jr. of Austin; three sisters, Deborah Sue Dones of Austin, Patricia Lee Smith of Wasson, Il., and Donna Marie Smith of Austin, and several nieces and nephews.
Funeral service was Wednesday, December 8, at Collins Funeral Home with burial in Wesley Chapel Cemetery.



RUTH ANN MCINTOSH, 56, Austin, IN. passed away Tuesday, December 7, at Scott Memorial Hospital in Scottsburg.
She was a native of Mt. Vernon, Ky.
Survivors include: daughters: Julie McIntosh of Austin, Nora McIntosh of Austin; sisters: Maureen Deathrage of Mt. Vernon, Ky., Anna Mae of Austin, Bessie Marie Prickett of Mt. Vernon, Ky. brothers: John Leslie Polly of Oneida, Ky., Enoch Polly of Mt. Vernon, Ky., Mathew Polly of Mt. Vernon, Ky., Abraham Polly of Richmond, Ky. 2 Grandchildren.
Funeral Service was Friday, December 10, at Buchanan Funeral Home, Austin, with Rev. Joel Barrett officiating.
Burial will be at Scaffold Lick Cemetery in Scottsburg.
Online Condolences can be made at www.buchananfuneralhome.net.



LINZI RASHAE (LAFEVER) JENKS, 21, of Ft. Campbell, KY, formerly of Henryville, IN, died Sunday, Dec. 5, at the Blanchfield Army Community Hospital in Ft. Campbell, Tennessee.
She was a native of Jeffersonville, Indiana. Linzi was a homemaker and a 2008 graduate of Henryville High School.
Survivors include two sons, Spencer and Coal Jenks both of Ft. Campbell, Kentucky; mother and stepfather, Carla and Matthew Ward of Borden, Indiana; father: Keith LaFever of Deputy, Indiana; three sisters, Kahri Richardson, MacKinzi and Tracy LaFever all of Deputy; two brothers, Justin Ward of Scottsburg, and Brandon Ward of Panama City, Florida; Grandparents: Clifford "Sonny" and Linda Richey of Underwood, and Betty LaFever of Elora, Tn. and several nieces, nephews.
Funeral Service was Friday at Wiley’s Chapel Church in Borden, with burial in Willey’s Chapel Cemetery. Visitation was Thursday at Collins Funeral Home in Scottsburg. And Friday at Wiley’s Chapel Church.
Memorial Contributions may be made For the benefit of her sons c/o Collins Funeral Home.



LARRY RICHARD DEAN, 73, died at his home.
He was born on May 17, 1937 to Jerome Ambrose and Carmolita Charlene Baxter Dean in Henryville. He was a retired Math, Chemistry, and Drivers Education teacher for Charlestown High School. He was a member of N.E.A, ISTA, former County Commissioner from 1981-1989, County Council Member for 10 years from 1971-1981, he raised and bred thoroughbred horses, he was the former District President for the United Methodist Youth Fellowship, a member of the Scottish Rite of Indianapolis, a member of the Blazing Star Lodge #226, and a member of the Henryville Methodist Church.
He is preceded in death by his parents Jerome and Carmolita Dean and his nephew Brent Dean Bagshaw.
Survivors include his sister, Ramona Bagshaw of Henryville; niece, Cindy Comstock (Terry) of Charlestown; nephews, Thomas Comstock of Charlestown, Jackson Bagshaw of Henryville, and Jordan Ray of Henryville.
Funeral services will be held on Saturday, December 11, 2010 at 1:30 p.m. at the Grayson Funeral Home in Charlestown, with burial in the Mt. Zion Cemetery in Henryville. Masonic service will be held on Friday, December 10, 2010 at 7 p.m. at the funeral home.
Visitation will be held on Friday from 3-8 p.m., and after 9 a.m. on Saturday.
Expressions of sympathy can be made to the Henryville Methodist Church at P.O. Box 178, Henryville, IN 47126.



JEFFREY "JEFF" VAUGHN, 49 of Clarksville, IN passed away Tuesday, December 7, 2010 in Scottsburg, IN.
He was born on September 28, 1961 in Laurel, MS the son of Steve Frazier and Marguerite Eddins Vaughn who preceded him in death. He was also preceded in death by brothers, Jerry and Steve Vaughn and a niece, Michele Vaughn. He was a former manager for his family’s trucking company, a passionate volunteer for the Kentucky Humane Society and loved to travel.
He is survived by his sister, Cynthia Vaughn, Charlestown, IN; brother, Robert Vaughn, Sellersburg, IN; companion, Bobby Baumgardener, Louisville, KY; nieces, Brandi Giltner, Angela Sprigler, Micki Wyman; nephews, Keith and Eric Vaughn.
A gathering of family and friends to celebrate Jeff’s life will be held Sunday, December 19, 2010 from 2:00 to 4:00 P.M at Grayson Funeral Home in Charlestown, IN. Jeff’s request was that no flowers be sent that expressions of sympathy in his memory be made to his passion the Kentucky Humane Society, 241 Steedly Drive, Louisville, KY 40214.



SHIRLEY J. DOUTHITT, 72, Hardinsburg, died Wednesday, Dec. 8 at St. Vincent Salem Hospital.
She was born on April 8, 1938, the daughter of the late Keith and Kay Worrall. She was a homemaker.
Survivors include; her husband, Harry “Buddy” Douthitt; four sons, Darrell Barnes of North Vernon, Kevin Taylor of Florida, Brian Taylor of Salem and Jeffery Taylor of Salem; one daughter, Karen Mull of Pekin; three step-daughters, Julie, Stephanie and Michelle all from Kansas; two brothers, Jimmy Worrall of Florida and Dale Worrall of North Carolina; 29 grandchildren and six great-grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by one son and one sister.
Cremation was chosen and there will be no service.
Hughes-Taylor handled the arrangements.



FRANK FULKERSON, 75, of Lanesville, died Thursday, December 9, 2010 at Clark Memorial Hospital.
He was retired from Alcan Aluminum Company after 37 years of service. He was also a U.S. Marine.
He was preceded in death by his son, Todd Fulkerson. Frank was also preceded in death by three brothers, William Fulkerson, Jim Fulkerson and Jack Fulkerson, and one sister, Rose Gunter.
He is survived by his wife of 45 years, Joyce Fulkerson. He is also survived by eight brothers and sisters, Walalee Payton, Minnie Dotson, Christine Hemmerle, Elizabeth Allsbrook, Evelyn Harlamert, Clarence Fulkerson (Sharon), Eunice Jennewein and Calvin Fulkerson (Jane).
His funeral ceremony will be held at 11:00 AM, Tuesday, December 14, 2010 at Newcomer Funeral Home Southern Indiana Chapel, 3309 Ballard Lane in New Albany with burial to follow at Louisville Memorial Gardens-East in Louisville. Visitation will be held on Monday from 2:00 PM until 8:00 PM at the funeral home.



JACOB SCOTT ROSS, 20, Charlestown died Friday, December 10, 2010 at Norton Hospital.
He was born on March 16, 1990 to Scott Stanley and Sherri Lynn Teasdale Ross in Louisville, KY. He is preceded in death by his grandmother Peggy Teasdale.
Survivors include his mother, Sherri Seals of Charlestown; Father, Scott Ross of Charlestown; brother, Garrett Gordon of Charlestown; sister, Brenna Gordon of Austin, IN; grandfathers, Lewis Teasdale of Charlestown and Ronald Ross of New Washington, IN; grandmother, Shirley Ross of Sellersburg; several aunts, uncles, and cousins.
Services were held on Tuesday, December 14, at the Grayson Funeral Home in Charlestown, with burial in the Crown Hill Cemetery.
Expressions of sympathy can be made to the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation.



CHRISTINE RICHEY, 90, Charlestown, died Friday, December 10, 2010 at Clark Memorial Hospital.
She was born on February 9, 1920 to James Thornwell and Lillie Bennet Meyer in Taylorsville, KY. She was a secretary for the Commanding Officer at the old Army Ammunition Plant in Charlestown, IN. She was a member of the O.E.S Blazing Bright #597 of Charlestown, member of the Green Thumb Garden Club, a member of the United Methodist Church, and she loved gardening. She was preceded in death by her parents; her husband Omer Richey, and her daughter Daryl Glotzbach White.
Survivors include her son, Kenneth R. Richey (Dottie) of Jeffersonville,; grandchildren, Bryan Glotzbach (Malia) of New Albany, Angie Bryson (Chris) of Charleston, SC, Jonathan Richey of Indianapolis, and Angela Richey of JeffersonvillN; great grandchildren, Icelynn Richey, Emma Kay Bryson, Lily Bryson, and Gabriel Glotzbach.
Services were held on Tuesday, December 14 Grayson Funeral Home in Charlestown, with burial in the Charlestown Cemetery.



ANDREW JOSEPH ROSENBERGER, 81, of New Albany, died Thursday, December 9, 2010 at Clark Memorial Hospital in Jeffersonville.
He retired from the Indiana Ammunitions Plant (ICI) and was a member of Our Lady of Perpetual Help Catholic Church in New Albany. In his younger years, he enjoyed the open road on his motorcycle and loved playing golf and bowling with family and friends.
He was born on September 6, 1929 in Borden, to the late John and Loretta (Gettelfinger) Rosenberger. He is also preceded in death by his wife, Jeanie Rosenberger.
He is survived by his sons, Daniel J. “Danny” Rosenberger and his wife, Mary of New Albany, Indiana and Blain L. Rosenberger and his wife, Stephanie of Greenville, Indiana; brothers, Melvin and his wife, Mary Ann, Irvin and his wife, Mary, and Nelson Rosenberger, all of Starlight, Indiana; three grandchildren, Kristy Grider and her husband, James of Marengo, Indiana, Shawn and Brandon Rosenberger of Greenville; and numerous nieces and nephews.
The Funeral Mass was was held Tuesday, December 14 at Our Lady of Perpetual Help Catholic Church. Burial followed at St. John the Baptist Catholic Church in Starlight. Memorial contributions can be made to Our Lady of Perpetual Help Catholic Church (1752 Scheller Lane, New Albany, IN 47150).
Newcomer Funeral Home handled the arrangements.



JOYCE ANN DUNCAN, 66, died Sunday, December 12, 2010 at Clark Memorial Hospital.
She was born on August 3, 1944 to Dock and Sophia Sizemore Deaton in Chavies, KY.
She was a homemaker and a member of the Main Cross Baptist Church. She is preceded in death by her parents and her brother Gene Deaton.
Survivors include her husband Lee Duncan of Otisco; sons, Michael Deaton of Seymour, Martin Linnie of Deluth, MN, and Tony Banks of Jeffersonville; daughter, Cindy Arbuckle of Charlestown; brothers, Charles “Buster” Deaton of Sellersburg, Bill Deaton of Charlestown, Fred Deaton of WV, Jack Deaton of Hardinsburg, KY, and Danny Deaton of Charlestown; sisters, Bette Sutherland of Riverside, CA, Jody Wilson of Louisville, and Stella Thompson of New Washington; three grandchildren and four great-grandchildren.
Funeral services will be held on Wednesday, December 15, 2010 at 12 p.m. at the Grayson Funeral Home in Charlestown, with burial in the Charlestown Cemetery.



RICKY WELLS, 51, New Albany, died Thursday, Dec. 9 at Floyd Memorial Hospital.
He was born Oct. 22, 1959, in Marion County, Indiana and was the son of Richard and Edna Mae Brown Wells.
He was a boilermaker and a member of the Boilermaker Local #40 in Elizabethtown, KY. He loved hunting, NASCAR, working on cars and most of all his wife and family.
Survivors include his wife, Donna J. Payton Wells; children, Matthew (Natasha) Wells, Leavenworth, Brad (Meredith) Terry, Sellersburg, Laci Wells, New Albany and Joshua Wells, New Albany; grandchildren, Abigail and Jesse Wells and Payton and Jackson Terry; his mother, Edna Mae Brown Wells and sisters Shelia (Joe) Goss and Regina Wells.
Services were Monday, Dec. 13 at the Kraft Charlestown Road Chapel. Private Burial followed at Kraft-Graceland Memorial Park in New Albany.
Kraft Funeral Service handled the arrangements.



PAUL “RED” MOODY, 96, died on Friday, December 10, at Hickory Creek at Scottsburg.
The oldest living veteran of World War II in Scott County, he served in the U.S. Marine Corps. Memberships included the Seventh Day Adventist Church. He was a retired journeyman for the International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers.
Survivors include a son, Pastor William E. Moody of Lima, N.Y.; a daughter, Sharon Lou Moody of New Orleans, La.; a brother, Albert “Sprout” Moody of Scottsburg; four grandchildren; and nine great-grandchildren.
The funeral service was conducted on Tuesday, December 14, at the Collins Funeral Home in Scottsburg. His son officiated.
Burial was in Little York Cemetery following full military honors.
On-line condolences may be expressed to the family by visiting www.collinsfuneralhome.net.



ROBERT GLENN FOX, 73, Austin, died on Saturday, December 11, at Hampton Oaks Health Care Campus in Scottsburg.
Additional information may be found in a separate article in the Dec. 15 issue of The Giveaway.



IRENE SHULTZ-HAYS, 74, Scottsburg, died on Thursday, December 9, at Scott Villa Living Center in Scottsburg.
A retired cook for the old Best Western in Scottsburg, she was born in Fort Wayne and had formerly managed the Lake Weir Laundromat in Ocklawaha, Fl., and the Sears Town Laundromat in Ocala, Fl. Memberships included the ladies' auxiliary of the Veterans of Foreign Wars, Scott County Post 6582.
Survivors include two sons, Leroy W. “Bill” Shultz of Louisville, Ky., and Michael Shultz of Scottsburg; two daughters, Tina Payne and Alice Bryant, both of Scottsburg; a sister, Carolyn Roughton of Oakwood, Ohio; 15 grandchildren; and 12 great-grandchildren.
Calling is planned on Saturday, December 18, at the Collins Funeral Home in Scottsburg starting from 11 a.m. until the memorial service at 1 p.m. The Rev. Don Watts will officiate.
Cremation has been requested. Burial will take place at a later date in the Hedges Cemetery at Broughton, Ohio.
On-line condolences may be expressed to the family by visiting www.collinsfuneralhome.net.




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