Obituaries December 22, 2010 PDF Print E-mail
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MARGARET I. MOSER,, 84, died Friday December 10, 2010 at the Hosparus Inpatient Care Center in Louisville.
She was born October 18, 1926 at Detroit, Michigan to the late Ray & Nancy A. Ash Moser.
Surviving is a brother Vernon Moser of Salem.
Funeral services will be at 11 a.m. Saturday, December 18, at Swarens Funeral Home, 1405 Hwy 64 NW, Ramsey, with burial in Mt. Tabor Church of Christ Cemetery, Depauw, Indiana.
Visitation is after 9 a.m. Saturday at the funeral home.

ALLEEN (BAKER) DAVISON, 67, formerly of Louisville, died Monday, December 13, 2010 at her home surrounded by her family.
She was a member of Briargate Presbyterian Church in Louisville. She graduated from Valley High School in 1961 and had a degree in business education from Western Kentucky University. She worked at United Mercantile Agency in Louisville for 30 years. She was a devoted wife and mother as well as an avid sports fan.
She was born on October 18, 1943 in Louisville to the late Joseph and Ruth Baker. She is also preceded in death by her sister, Reverend Anna K. Baker.
She is survived by her high school sweetheart and loving husband of 43 years, Jim Davison; son, Jay Davison and his wife, Kelly, of Elizabethtown, Kentucky; daughter, Jamie Davison ReVelle and her husband, Josh of Oregon, Illinois; brother, Jay Baker and his wife, Judy of Louisville, Tennessee; and two grandchildren.
Funeral services were December 15, 2010 at Newcomer Funeral Home – Southern Indiana Chapel (3309 Ballard Lane, New Albany, Indiana). Burial was private.
In lieu of flowers, contributions can be made to Briargate Presbyterian Church, 2100 Upper Hunters Trace Road, Louisville, KY 40216.

EMMA GRACE WINEINGER, 90, Salem, died Monday, Dec. 13, 2010, at Meadow View Health and Rehabilitation Center in Salem.
She was born Dec. 22, 1919, in Washington County, to John and Edith Hall Lamb. She was a retired LPN.
She was a member of the Pekin Church of Christ, the Salem Homemakers and the Salem Mother's Club.
She was married to James Maudlin. He preceded her in death in 1986. She then married Kermit Wineinger. He preceded her in death in 1998.
She was also preceded in death by four brothers, Albert Lamb, Robert Brown, Pete Donald Brown and Arnold Brown.
Survivors include: a son, Jerry Maudlin, Pekin; four brothers, Oren Brown, Elmo Brown and Jesse Brown, all of Salem, and Merle Brown, Pekin; a sister, Ruth McKinney, Muncie; three grandchildren and five great-grandchildren.
Visitation will be after 8 a.m. Thursday, Dec. 16 at Weathers Funeral Home in Salem.
Funeral services will be at 1 p.m. Thursday at the funeral home.
Burial will follow in Crown Hill Cemetery, Salem.
Memorial contributions may be made to the American Cancer Society or the American Heart Association.

EUNICE MADDEN, 64, Salem, died at 4:50 a.m. Monday, Dec. 13, 2010, at Jewish Hospital in Louisville.
She was an employee of the old Tecumseh Plant in Salem for 20 years, retiring in 2008. She was a 1964 graduate of Salem High School and was a pianist.
She was a life resident of Washington County. She was born March 17, 1946, to Roy and Martha Jane Abner Pennington.
On May 23, 1997, she married Darryl Madden, who survives.
She is also survived by: two daughters: LaVonna Napier and Media Clark, both of Salem; a son, George Napier Jr., Salem; a stepson, Charlie Madden, New Albany; two brothers, Vance Pennington, Jeffersonville, and Carl Pennington, New Albany, and nine grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her parents; an infant son, Wayne; a stepdaughter, Dawnetta, and a sister.
Visitation is after 9 a.m. Thursday at Dawalt Funeral Home in Salem.
Funeral services will be at 10:30 a.m. Thursday at the funeral home.
Burial will follow in Crown Hill Cemetery in Salem.

ALVIN “JOE” ROBINSON, 65, New Albany, died Sunday, Dec. 12, 2010, at Norton Audubon Hospital in Louisville.
He was a U.S. Army veteran of the Vietnam War and was awarded the Bronze star after having served in the Vietnam War.
He was a member of the American Legion Post 35 in Jeffersonville and a retired employee of Indiana Gas/Vectren Energy after 44 years.
He was born April 16, 1945, in New Castle, to Roscoe and Sylvia Hernly Robinson.
His wife of 41 years, the former Connie Allen, survives.
Other survivors include: his mother of Farmland; three sons, Kyle Robinson, South Boston, Kent Robinson, Lanesville, and Kevin Robinson of Indiana; a daughter, April Rowe of Alaska; a sister, Barbara (David) Huston, Parker City, Ind.; a brother, Mike (Donna) Robinson, Parker City; and several grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by his father and a sister, Mary Bloomingdale.
There were no services.
Kraft Funeral Service in New Albany was in charge of arrangements.

CHARLES S. “DINK” BEARD, 66, died Sunday, Dec. 12, 2010 at his home.
He was retired from the local Boilermaker's Union #374. Survivors include, sons, Alex Bear of Scottsburg and Damon Crawford of Owensboro, KY.; daughters, Angela (Tony) Luther of Scottsburg and Kim Beard of Clarksville; a brother, John Beard of New Mexico; a sister, Sue Zimmerman of Oklahoma and grandchildren, Raven Beard, Michael Luther, Andrew Luther and Kali Ann Luther.
He was preceded in death by his mother, Ruby Frantz Pickering, his father John Beard, his daughter Ruby Breeden and a granddaughter, Lexia Rogers.
Funeral services will be Friday at 7 p.m. at the Garr Funeral Home in Sellersburg.
Visitation will be from 2 p.m. until time of service on Friday.

FLORENCE MARY DEVARY, 88, of Charlestown died Wednesday, December 15, 2010 at St. Catherine Regional Hospital.
She was born on September 22, 1922 in Charlestown, the daughter of Joseph and Katherine Schmidt Bueter who preceded her in death. She was also preceded in death by her husband William Calvin DeVary on October 13, 1995. She was a homemaker and a member of St Michaels Catholic Church in Charlestown.
Survivors include her daughters, Barbara Latuch and Elizabeth Stoner both of Charlestown; sons, Roy and Jerry DeVary both of Charlestown; six grandchildren and three great-grandchildren.
Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 10 a.m. on Saturday, December 18, 2010 at St. Michaels Catholic Church in Charlestown with burial in St. Michaels Cemetery. Visitation will be on Friday from 2 pm to 8 pm at Grayson Funeral Home in Charlestown.

CATHERINE SUE (SNODDY) JANTZEN, 60, of New Albany, died on Wednesday, December 15, 2010.
She was a member of the auxiliaries of American Legion Post 28 and VFW Hobart Beach Post 1693.
She was born on August 3, 1950 in Louisville, Kentucky to Edward L. Snoddy and the late Phyllis L. (Fawbush) Snoddy. She was also preceded in death by her son, Melvin L. Jantzen.
In addition to her father, she is survived by her husband, Melvin W. Jantzen; daughters, Hope A. Jantzen-Williams and her husband, Michael of Georgetown, Indiana and Jennifer M. Jantzen-Fields and her husband, Brian of New Albany; daughter-in-law, Shannon L. Jantzen of Memphis, Indiana; sister, Mary Nell Snoddy of Louisville; and five grandchildren.
A Memorial Visitation will be from 10:30 AM to 1 PM on Saturday, December 18, 2010 at Newcomer Funeral Home – Southern Indiana Chapel (3309 Ballard Lane, New Albany, IN 47150) followed by the Funeral Service at 1 PM Saturday at the funeral home.
Memorial contributions may be made to the Hosparus Inpatient Facility (315 East Broadway, Sixth Floor, Louisville, KY 40202-3700).
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FREIDA MAE ANDERSON, 55, Pekin, died Tuesday, Dec. 14 at Clark Memorial Hospital.
She was a former employee of Joe Huber Farm and a member of Pekin First Baptist Church.
She was born Aug. 14, 1955, in Mitchell, the daighter of Lawrence and Virginia Tincher Fox.
On Nov. 12, 1988, she married Lester Anderson, who survives.
Other survivors include: three daughters, Diane Lopez, Salem, and Susan Garcia and Melissa Begley, both of Pekin; three brothers, George Fox, Joe Fox and Dick Schofield, all of Mitchell; four sisters, Vicki McPherson, Shoals, Juanita Green, Seymour, Linda Fraze, French Lick, and Judy Callahan, Bedford; eight grandchildren and one great-grandchild.
Funeral services were Friday at the Pekin First Baptist Church.
Burial followed in Spice Valley Cemetery in Mitchell.
Weathers Funeral Home handled the arrangements.

MARY JAYNE (PARRISH) BOSTIC, died December 16, 2010.
She was a former bookkeeper with the U.S. Census Bureau in Jeffersonville. She loved to read and visit the library. She enjoyed playing Euchre and shopping, but her real passion was her family with whom she was so dearly devoted.
She was born in Louisville, to the late William R. and Mary Catherine (Lambert) Parrish. She is also preceded in death by her husband, Donald R. Bostic, Sr., and her son, Patrick Bostic.
She is survived by her sons, Donald Bostic, Jr. and his wife, Denise of Jacksonville Beach, Florida and Michael Bostic and his wife, Carolyn of Corydon; daughter, Cathy Hussung and her husband, Brad of Georgetown; seven grandchildren, Dawn Manor and her husband, Greg, Christina Callaway, all of Prospect, Kentucky, Donald Bostic, III of White Sulfur Springs, West Virginia, Amber Davis and her husband, Joe of Chicago, Illinois, Zachary Bostic of Louisville, and Patricia and Andrew Hussung of Georgetown; three great-grandchildren, Ryan Taylor and Caitlin and Bryce Callaway.
The Funeral service was Monday, December 20 at Newcomer Funeral Home – Southern Indiana Chapel.
Memorial contributions may be made to the New Albany/Floyd County Public Library (180 West Spring Street, New Albany, IN 47150) or to the Clarksville Branch Library (1312 Eastern Boulevard, Clarksville, IN 47129).

MARTIN HARRY BROOKS, JR., 77 died Saturday, Dec. 18, 2010 at Kindred Hospital in Louisville.
He was retired from the United States Army and a retired employee of the Metropolitan Sewer District in Louisville. He was a member of the American Legion Post 335 and the Disabled American Veterans.
He is survived by his wife Huson Brooks; son Anthony Brooks of Crestwood, KY, sister; Yvonne Denk of Ft. Lauderdale, FL. , grandchildren; Heather Farnsley and Matthew Goodman of Henryville, and Riley Krase of Crestwood, KY. Funeral services will be held at 1 p.m. on Wednesday at Grayson Funeral Home in Charlestown, with burial in Indiana Veterans Memorial in Madison, IN.
Visitation will be at the funeral home after 10 a.m. on Wednesday.

CATHERINE OPAL OTT, 90, of Clarksville, Indiana passed away peacefully on Friday, December 17, 2010 at her home surrounded by her family.
She was a member of Grace Lutheran Church in New Albany. She retired from PSI of Clarksville after many years and was a devoted wife and mother.
Catherine was born on July 22, 1920 in Clark County to the late Joseph and Mary Schubnell.
She is also preceded in death by her husbands, Clarence Ball and Robert Ott.
She is survived by her son, Richard Ball and his wife, Wanda, of Clarksville, Indiana; daughters, Shirley Bott and her husband, Herman and Sharon Wimp and her husband James, all of Lake Placid, Florida; eleven grandchildren; and numerous great grandchildren and great-great grandchildren.
Her Visitation will be from 3 to 8 PM on Monday, December 20, 2010 at Newcomer Funeral Home – Southern Indiana Chapel (3309 Ballard Lane, New Albany, Indiana). The Funeral Service is at 11 AM Tuesday at the funeral home followed by burial at Sellersburg Cemetery in Sellersburg, Indiana.
In lieu of flowers, contributions can be made to VistaCare (391 Quartermaster Court, Jeffersonville, IN 47130).
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CHARLES C. MCNEELY, 93, of Salem died Thursday, December 16, 2010 at The Waters Of Salem.
He was married August 5, 1940 to Crystal L. Hattabaugh McNeely, who preceded him in death on June 17, 2002.
He was a life-long resident of Washington County and a retired employee of the Dupont Neoprene Chemical Plant in Louisville and a member of the Canton Christian Church.
Born October 14, 1917 in Salem, he was the son of the late Charlie and Zella Cauble McNeely.
Survivors include one daughter, Ree Ann (Jack) Sherron of Salem; one son, Billy Wayne McNeely of Salem; four grandsons, Charles E. McNeely of Youngstown, New York, Eric Sherron of Salem, Jon Sherron of Sellersburg and Josh Sherron of Pekin; five great-grandchildren; and his companion, Bonnie Hurst of Pekin.
In addition to his wife, he was preceded in death by two brothers and five sisters.
The funeral service was Sunday, Dec. 29 at Dawalt Funeral Home, with Bro. Mike Ray officiating. Interment followed at Crown Hill Cemetery in Salem.
Memorial contributions may be made to WHAS Crusade For Children P.O. Box 1100 Louisville, Kentucky 40201.

LELAND LLOYD LEWIS, 58, of Campbellsburg died Friday, December 17, 2010 at St. Vincent Hospital of Salem.
He was a former employee of Kimball in Salem and a member of West Side Church of Christ.
He was born July 12, 1952 in Indianapolis, the son of Elijah and Josephine Collier Lewis.
He married his wife Wilma Evaline Lewis on July 2, 1977. She survives.
He is also survived by two sons, Samuel Lewis of Salem and Nathan Lewis of Campbellsburg; a daughter, Amanda Bamforth of Sellersburg; a brother, David Lewis of Pekin; and three grandchildren.
Funeral services were Tuesday, Dec. 21, 2010 at West Side Church of Christ. Burial followed at Palmyra Cemetery.
Weathers Funeral Home handled the arrangements.

CHLITA KAY LEWELLEN, 50, of Pekin died Saturday, December 18, 2010 at her home.
She was a former employee of Bata Shoe and Beach Mold and Tool in New Albany. She was a member of Free Gospel Fellowship in Pekin.
She was born May 1, 1960 in Washington County, the daughter of Wilbur, Sr. and Linda Callahan Lewellen.
She is survived by her mother, Linda Lewellen of Pekin; a brother, Wilbur (Michele) Lewellen, Jr. of Salem; a nephew, Dakota Lewellen; and a niece, Kimberly Nesmith. She was preceded in death by her father.
Funeral services will be held Wednesday at 1 p.m. at Weathers Funeral Home. Burial will follow at Martinsburg Cemetery. Visitation will be Tuesday from 4-8 p.m. and Wednesday from 8 a.m. until the time of service.

ROSE A. RUE HARGIS, 80, died Sunday, Dec. 19, 2010 at Maple Manor Christian Center in Sellersburg.
She was the widow of Everett Hargis and was a member of St. Francis Catholic Church in Henryville. She loved her family, taking rides, bingo, music, western movies, cowboys and flower gardens.
In addition to her husband, she was preceded in death by her son Billy Hargis.
She is survived by her children, E. Lee (Paula) Hargis, Henryville, Randy (Grace) Hargis, Scottsburg, Therese (Jim) Young, Sellersburg, Donald (Robin) Hargis, Memphis, MaryAnn (Bruce) Needy, Henryville, Cindy (Tim) Johnson, Borden; 16 grandchildren, April, Jeff, Brandi, Jason, Kristie, Chasity, Ryan, Brandon, Jessica, Sarabeth, Doc, Shane, Brent, Hans, Cyndll and Hunter; 11 great-grandchildren; brothers, Joe (Shirley) Rue, Don (Maureen) Rue and sisters, Dot (Irvin) Fordyce, Charlene (B.J.) Rose and Janet (Lonnie) Creech.
Visitation is from 1-8 p.m. Wednesday, Dec. 22, at Kraft Funeral Service, 2776 Charlestown Road, New Albany.
Her service will be at noon Thursday, Dec. 23, at the Kraft Charlestown Road Chapel with burial to follow at Forrest Grove Cemetery in Borden.
The Family Requests Expressions of sympathy be made to : Alzheimers Association or Maple Manor Christian Center in Sellersburg.

CARL R. FLEENOR, 59, of Scottsburg, Indiana, died Monday, Dec. 13, at Scott Memorial Hospital in Scottsburg, Indiana.
He was a native of Washington County and was a self-employed heavy equipment operator for Fleenor Excavating Company and a member of the Mt. Hebron Church both in Scottsburg.
Survivors include his wife, Judy K. (Mull) Fleenor; two sons, Tommy Fleenor and Benjie Fleenor both of Scottsburg, four brothers, Steve and Rick Fleenor both of Scottsburg, Claudie Fleenor of Austin, and Timmy Lee Fleenor of Scottsburg; two sisters, Cleo Mull and Barbara Mae Spicer both of Scottsburg, and 2 grandchildren.
Funeral Service was Thursday, December 16, at Collins Funeral Home with burial in New Hope Cemetery.

OTA SMITH, 95, of Scottsburg, died Monday, Dec. 13, at Hampton Oaks Health Campus in Scottsburg.
She was a homemaker and a Baptist.
Survivors include a son, Colbert Smith of Scottsburg; three daughters, Stephanie Ann Stout of Camby,, Coleen Barger of Hamilton, Ohio, and Madeline Joy Brinnegar of Tulsa, Oklahoma; a sister, Rettie West of Austin, 14 grandchildren, 18 great grandchildren and several great great grandchildren.
Funeral Service was Friday, December 17, at Collins Funeral Home with burial in Scottsburg Cemetery.

HENRY H. “BUD” SIGMAN, 84, of Sycamore, died Friday, Dec. 10, at his home.
He was a native of Otisco and was a veteran of World War II, serving in the U.S. Marines. He was an auto mechanic for Taylor Motors in Sycamore in 1946. He then owned the Phillips 66 gas station on Main Street in the 1950s. He worked for Stahl construction, was an operating engineer for the Illinois Tollway department and was a mechanic at the DeKalb County Highway Department. He also worked for Duplex Products and C and F Forge in Batavia. He was the owner and operator of Sigman Landscaping from 1961-2010.
Survivors include four children, Carl "Ed" Sigman of DeKalb, Mary "Kathy" Chapman of St. Charles, Sindy Edwards and Julie Edwards all of Maple Park; 10 grandchildren, 13 great-grandchildren; and one brother, James Sigman of Ky.
His funeral service was held Tuesday, Dec. 14, at the local, family-owned and operated, Butala Funeral Home and Crematory in Sycamore, with the Rev. Dr. Janet Hunt, Pastor of Salem Lutheran Church, officiated. Burial will be at the Elmwood Cemetery.

OLZA BERNHARDT (COLLINS), 73, Crystal Lake, IL died on December 12, at her home.
She was a graduate of Scottsburg High School in 1957.
Survivors include her husband Albert of Crystal Lake, her daughter Heidi of Chicago, her son Erik of Crystal Lake, and two grandsons; brothers Earl Collins of Des Plaines,IL, Oakley of Scottsburg, sisters Oda Toomer of Demotte,, Audrey Preble of Scottsburg, Darlene Stevens of Austin; several nieces and nephews.
Funeral service was Friday, December 17 at Lawrence Funeral Home Chicago, IL with burial in St. Luke's Cemetery in Chicago.

LUCILLE “LOU TERRY, 75 of Scottsburg, Indiana, died Tuesday, December 14, at Kindred Hospital in Louisville, Ky.
She was a Breathitt County, Ky. Native and was a retired custodian for Holm Industries in Scottsburg, and was of Baptist faith.
Survivors include her husband, Carl Terry; two daughters, Linda Comer of Scottsburg, and Patty Hall of Lexington, two sons, Conley Terry of Scottsburg, and Michael Terry of Austin, two brothers, Rodger Palmer of Lakeland, Fl. and Russell Palmer of Bakersfield, Ca., 4 grandchildren and 5 great grandchildren.
Funeral Service was Saturday, Dec. 18 11:00 at First Southern Baptist Church in Scottsburg with burial to follow in Wesley Chapel Cemetery.
Collins Funeral Home was in charge of the arrangements.

OSCAR SHULER, 77, Paris Crossing, formerly of Deputy, died Tuesday, December 14.
The Estil County, Ky., native worked in the sawmill industry and also worked with Robus Leather Products in Madison and Onspot of North America in North Vernon. He was a member of the Solid Rock Community Church.
Survivors include his wife: Minnie J. Campbell Brewster Shuler of Paris Crossing; his daughter: Shelia Righthouse of Paris Crossing; two grandchildren and one great-grandchild; 5 brothers: Pastor Mike Shuler of Deputy, Jesse Shuler of Alburquerque, New Mexico, Bill Shuler of Hartsville, Tennessee, Eugene Shuler of Seymour, David Shuler of Clay City, Indiana; 12 sisters: Dorothy Davidson of Deputy, Indiana, Marcella Griffith of Scottsburg,, Joyce Lamb of Deputy, Indiana, Ada Malcomb of Deputy, Donna Shockley of Los Lunas, New Mexico, Kathleen Boling of Seymour, Brenda Schmalz of Watseka, Il., Carolyn Malloux of Fowler, Lois Bailey of Winchester, Ky., Geraldine Dillard of Lancaster;, Marilyn Burns of Winchester; Bernice Hogan of Mt. Sterling; and several nieces and nephews.
Funeral service was Saturday, December 18, at Solid Rock Church in Scot County with the Rev. Pastor Mike Shuler officiating.
Burial was in the Vernon Cemetery in Vernon.

TAMMY JEAN COWAN, 35, Austin, died December 8.
She was a homemaker and a member of the Austin Community Church of God.
Survivors include her husband, Samuel Cowan of Austin; daughters, Chasity Cowan and Samantha Cowan of Austin; brothers, Michael Combs and Dean Combs; father Rolan Combs of Austin.
A graveside service was held Monday, December 20 at Spurgeon Cemetery in Austin. Stewart and Hoagland Funeral Home was in charge of the arrangements. Officiating was John Carr.

KATHY A. CASE, 54, of Scottsburg, died Thursday, Dec. 16, at Clark Memorial Hospital in Jeffersonville.
She was a Scottsburg native She was a former supervisor for Holm Industries in Scottsburg.
Survivors include a son, Aaron Cass of Scottsburg; three brothers, Ronnie, Eddie and Jimmy Robinson all of Scottsburg; four sisters, Barbara Howard of Scottsburg; Judy Zollman of Otisco; Lona Barger of Lexington, and Linda Robinson of Austin; companion, Herman Williams of Deputy, Indiana; a friend who cared for her, Kay Hardin of Scottsburg, Indiana.
Cremation was chosen. Graveside Service was Tuesday at Scottsburg Cemetery.
Memorial Contributions may be made to the family c/o Collins Funeral Home in Scottsburg.

JAMES DOUGLAS “J.D.” SUTTON, 71, died Thursday, Dec. 16, at his residence.
He was a native of Loogootee. He graduated from Indiana University with a Bachelors of Science degree in Criminal Justice before joining the Indiana State Police and retiring as a Sgt. Detective from the State Police Post in Sellersburg, Indiana after 32 years of service. He attended Our Lady of Perpetual Help in New Albany, Indiana, was a veteran of the U.S. Air Force, a member of the Amick-Baker-Kellems FOP Lodge # 156 in Scottsburg, Indiana.
Survivors include his wife, Kaye (Caudill) Sutton; three daughters, Lisa Sutton of Largo, Florida, Sherri McGannon and Tracy McAtee both of Jeffersonville; a son, Jeremy Kircher of New Albany, Indiana; a brother, Byron Sutton of Windermere, Florida; a sister, Kay Collins of Bedford, Indiana and eight 8 grandchildren. Cremation was chosen. Memorial Service on Monday, December 20, at Collins Funeral Home.
Memorial Contributions: St. Jude Children's Hospital c/o Collins Funeral Home.

LAURA ENGLE, 90, of Hanover, died Sunday, December 19, at Hanover Health & Rehabilitation in Hanover, She was a native of Perry County, KY She was a member of House of Prayer in Austin.
Survivors include: daughter: Shirley Fugate of Scottsburg; sisters: Bitha Jean Gibson of Austin, Polly Begley of Lee Summit, MO; 14 Grandchildren, 5 Great-Grandchildren, and 3 Great-Great-Grandchildren.
Funeral Service will be at 11a.m. on Wednesday, December 22,, at Buchanan Funeral Home, Austin, with Rev. Creg Adkins officiating.
Visitation will be Wednesday after 9am at Buchanan Funeral Home.
Burial will be at Wesley Chapel Cemetery in Austin.
Online Condolences can be made at

IRENE LAW, 87, of Paris Crossing, died Friday, December 17, at St. Vincent Hospital in Indianapolis.
She was a native of Valley View, Ky. She was retired from U.S. Shoe Factory. She was a member of Coffee Creek Christian Church.
Survivors include three sons, Roger Law and Tom Law of Commiskey, and Victor Law of North Vernon, seven grandchildren, 10 great-grandchildren.
Funeral services were conducted Monday, December 20, at Sawyer – Pickett Funeral Home. Burial was om the Vernon Cemetery.

BYRON E. DARRAH, 92, Columbus, died Friday, December 17.
He was an electrical engineer and project engineer with Duke Energy and attended Purdue University. He served as a elder with Princeton Christian Church and was a previous elder and member of First Christian Church of Scottsburg, past member of Princeton Rotary, and active in Little League as a umpire and coach.
Visitation will be Friday, December 31, from 12 noon to 1 p.m. at Stewart and Hoagland, Funeral Home with funeral at 1 p.m.
Burial will be in the Scottsburg Cemetery with Robin Fortner officiating.

SYLVIA S. BRDIGEWATER, 72, pf Salem and previously of Little York, died Saturday, December 18.
She is a retired housekeeper from Scott Memorial Hospital. She was a member of the First Christian Church of Salem.
Survivors include a son, John Bridgewater of Salem; daughters, Barbara Cornelius of Little York and Martha Hough of Scottsburg; sisters; Nancy Morgan of Salem, Betty Nicholson and Charlene Smith of Salem; 10 grandchildren, eight great-grandchildren and seven step-great-grandchildren.
Services will be Wednesday, December 22, at Stewart & Hoagland Funeral Home in Scottsburg, with visitation after 10 a.m. and funeral at 11 a.m.
Burial will be in the Little York Cemetery with the Rev. Stephen K. Fisher officiating.

RALPH RICHARDSON, 77, Orleans, died Wednesday, December 15, at his home.
He was a United States Army veteran and owned the Scottsburg Feed and Grain for many years an later drove a transport truck for Sprint Oil Company in Orleans. He was a member of the Mt. Horeb Baptist Church and the Orleans American Legion Brock Post No. 69.
Survivors include his wife, Joan, a son, Ricky Richardson of Scottsburg; a daughter, Cindy Jenkins of Orleans, a brother, Donald Richardson of Orleans, two sisters, Ilah Kern and Jean Medley, both of Bedford; four grandchildren; eight great-grandchildren.
Funeral service was Saturday, December 18, at the Mt. Horeb Baptist Church with the Rev. Michael Williams and Rev. Larry Williams officiating. Burial will follow in the Fairview Cemetery in Orleans.

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