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Obituaries January 5, 2011 PDF Print E-mail
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Wednesday, 05 January 2011 00:00

 

GLORIA FAY KAELIN, 63
JOHN HAAS BARNES, 66
JOHN DAVID KING, 70
RUTH E. BROWN, 86
ROSENELL SIPLE BROWN, 97
DAVID TODD LORD, 19
JOHN HAAS BARNES, 66
DANNY COLLINS, 48
VIRGINIA LYNN (GINNY) GUERNSEY LeWELLEN, 35
ELOISE VERNON THORNTON, 80
JUDI R. BRANDT DAVIS, 75
SHIRLEY E. DAVIS, 67
GLORIA JEAN BANKS, 68
WILLIAM RAY ELKINS, 73
TARYN LEIGH (ROOKS) VIRES 23
TULIO POVALERI, 85

GLORIA FAY KAELIN,, 63, Charlestown, died Tuesday, December 28, 2010 at her home.
She was born on February 27, 1947 to Pallas and Opal Potter Fleming in McRoberts, KY. She was a retired healthcare provider and a member of the First Church of God in Jeffersonville.  She is preceded in death by her parents and a nephew, Bobby Hoskins.
Survivors include her husband, Randy Kaelin of Charlestown; sons, Pallas Hall (Jesse Norton) of New Albany, and Eulis Adams II (Rosemary) of La Grange, KY; daughters, Pebblia Fluharty (Harry) of Beanblossom, IN and Ruby Ann Phillips (Chris) of Payne Gap, KY; brother, Dennis Fleming (Donna) of Amherst, OH; sisters, Ann Hoskins (Bob) of Laurel, IN and Pam Ashley (David) of Pendleton, IN; 6 Step Grandchildren, 10 Step Great Grandchildren, 17 Grandchildren, and 10 Great Grandchildren.
Funeral services will be held on Thursday, December 30, 2010 at 11am at the Grayson Funeral Home, with burial in the Mt. Moriah Cemetery near Henryville, IN. Visitation will be held on Wednesday from 5pm to 8pm and after 9am on Thursday.



JOHN HAAS BARNES,, 66, died Monday, December 27, 2010 at Hampton Oaks in Scottsburg.
He was born on June 29, 1944 to Ernest Roberts and Carrie Price Barnes in Jeffersonville, who preceded him in death along with his adoptive father Norman Barnes. He was a retired salesman, and he loved doing oil paintings and cake decorating. He was also preceded in death by his wife Marietta Barnes and his sister Janet Barnes.
Survivors include his sons, Michael Barnes of New Washington, and Jerry Barnes of Scottsburg; daughter, Karmen Gonzales of Scottsburg; brothers, Mark Roberts of Louisville, KY and Don Barnes of Loveland, OH; seven grandchildren and four great-grandchildren.
Funeral services will be held onFriday, December 31, 2010 at 12 p.m. at the Grayson Funeral Home in Charlestown, with burial in the Charlestown Cemetery. Visitation will be held on Thursday from 1pm to 8 p.m. and after 9 a.m. on Friday.


JOHN DAVID KING,, 70, Salem died Friday, December 24, 2010 at Floyd Memorial Hospital.
He was a deacon and member of Fort Hill Church of Christ. He was a retired dairy farmer, an employee of Leader Publishing Company, board member and vice president of Friends of Becks Mill, life member and volunteer of Washington County Historical Society and a volunteer for Stevens Museum, Old Settler's Days and as Miller for Beck's Grist Mill. He was a Marine veteran and a member of American Legion, Burton Woolery Post #18 in Bloomington, Indiana.
He was born March 28, 1940 in Salem the son of Kenneth and Frances Miller King.
He is survived by his wife, Ann Ratts King. They were married September 17, 1966. He is also survived by two sons, J.K. King and Andrew (Tessa) King of Salem; a daughter, Mary C. (Kevin) Strother of Campbellsburg; two brothers, Kenny King of Madison and Bill King of Arizona; three sisters, Dorothy June Walton of Pekin, Carol Lee Chenier of Warsaw, Missouri and Mary Burns of Salem, six grandchildren and four step-grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by his parents and a son, Robert King.
Funeral services were Tuesday, Dec. 28 at Fort Hill Church of Christ. Burial followed at Mill Creek Cemetery with military honors.
Weathers Funeral Home handled the arrangements.


RUTH E. BROWN,, 86, Campbellsburg, died Wednesday, Dec. 22, 2010, at Norton Hospital in Louisville.
She was a 1942 graduate of Salem High School and a 1948 graduate of Indiana University. She was a member of Mt. Carmel Christian Church, the Indiana Retired Teachers Association and the Salem Alumni Association.
She was a retired teacher with positions at Tunnelton, Deputy, Campbellsburg and West Washington. She was born Jan. 26, 1924, at Prowsville, to Harry and Eva (Diehl) Wesner.
On Jan. 29, 1949, she married Lester Bud Brown. He preceded her in death on May 10, 1991. A brother, Robert Wesner, also preceded her in death.
Survivors include: two sons, Terry L. (Judy) Brown, Evans, Ga., and Steve Brown, Campbellsburg; two grandchildren, Jacqueline O'Brien and Judson Brown, and a great-grandson, Cullen O'Brien.
Funeral services were Monday, Dec. 27 at Chastain Funeral Home in Mitchell. Burial followed in Crown Hill Cemetery.
Memorial contributions may be made to Mt. Carmel Christian Church.
Condolences may be made at www.chastainfuneralhome.com.


ROSENELL SIPLE BROWN,, 97, Salem, died Tuesday, Dec. 28, 2010, at St. Vincent Salem Hospital in Salem.
She was a retired employee of the old Smith Cabinet Manufacturing Company in Salem and a member of the Salem Church of Christ and the Salem Senior Citizens. A life resident of Washington County, she was born July 6, 1913, at Salem, to John W. and Janie E. (Gater) Fleenor.
On Dec. 28, 1941, she married Lester Siple. He preceded her in death on Aug. 8, 1979.
She was also preceded in death by four brothers and six sisters.
Survivors include: a daughter, Patricia Siple, Huntington Woods, Mich.; a son, Francis Wildoner, Marion.; and two grandchildren.
Visitation is from 4-8 pm Thursday and from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Friday at Dawalt Funeral Home in Salem.
Funeral services will be at 1 p.m. Friday at Dawalt Funeral Home in Salem.
Burial will follow in Winslow Cemetery near Salem.


DAVID TODD LORD,, 19, of Lexington, died Tuesday, Dec. 28.
He was a deli worker for Walmart in Scottsburg, a member of the Johnson Township Volunteer Fire Department and the Scottsburg F.F.A.
Survivors include his father and stepmother, Dewayne & Stefanie Lord of Lexington; mother and stepfather, Lori & Jamie Johnson of Scottsburg; a brother, John Dewayne Lord of Scottsburg;a sister, Samantha Lord of Lexington; grandparents, Ronald and Marilyn Barrett of Austin, Janice Lord of Scottsburg, and Shirley and Steve Spicer of Lexington, Funeral service was Friday at Collins Funeral Home with burial in New Providence Cemetery.
Memorial contributions may be made to the Johnson Township Volunteer Fire Department c/o Collins Funeral Home.


JOHN HAAS BARNES,, 66, died Monday, December 27, at Hampton Oaks in Scottsburg.
He was at native of Jeffersonville He was a retired salesman.
Survivors include his sons, Michael Barnes of New Washington, and Jerry Barnes of Scottsburg; daughter, Karmen Gonzales of Scottsburg; brothers, Mark Roberts of Louisville, KY and Don Barnes of Loveland, OH; seven grandchildren and four great-grandchildren.
Funeral services were Friday, December 31, 2010 at the Grayson Funeral Home in Charlestown. Burial followed in the Charlestown Cemetery.


DANNY COLLINS,, 48, of Scottsburg, died Sunday, December 26, at Scott Memorial Hospital in Scottsburg.
He was a native of Hazard, Ky.
Survivors include: daughters: Samantha Collins of Scottsburg, Ashley Collins of Scottsburg, father: Amos Collins of Salem; sisters: Victoria Curtis of Watertown, NY., Janice Stagnolia of Austin, Linda Zink of Salem, Patty Kendall of Austin, Judy Griffen of Crothersville.
Brothers: Kenny Bowling of Austin, Rodney Bowling of Scottsburg, Steve Griffen of Austin. six grandchildren.
Funeral Service was Thursday, December 30, at Buchanan Funeral Home in Austin with Rev. Mary Bowles and Rev. Danny Kessler officiating.
Online Condolences can be made at www.buchananfuneralhome.net.


VIRGINIA LYNN (GINNY) GUERNSEY LeWELLEN,, 35 of Charlestown, formerly of Henryville, Indiana, died Friday, December 24, at Clark Memorial Hospital.
She was a Certified can and home health care worker for Medicist. She was a member of Fisherman's Paradise Church.
Survivors include her Lynn Guenrsey of Henryville and Ivan Guernsey of Scottsburg, step-father is Boyd Dennison of Henryville; husband is Michael Lewellen of Jeffersonville. two children, a son, Kyle David Wiseman of Henryville and a daughter, Shelby Lynn Wiseman of Charlestown, three brothers, Nick Guernsey of Charlestown, Andrew (Shelly) Guernsey of Austin, Jonathan (Sveindis) of Iceland, paternal grandparents, Ivan L. & Norma E. Guernsey of Scottsburg, maternal great grandfather, Ernest Kinney of Phoenix, AZ.
Pastor Toby Jenkins conducted funeral services at 11 a.m. on Thursday, December 30, at the First Baptist Church in Henryville with burial at Mt. Zion Cemetery in Henryville.
In lieu of flowers memorial donations may be given to the family for funeral expenses c/o Adams Funeral Home, 209 S. Ferguson St., Henryville, IN 47126.


ELOISE VERNON THORNTON,, 80, Madison, died December 28, at Hickory Creek of Madison.
She was top stitcher for the U.S. Shoe Corporation in Vevay and was a farmer's wife in Switzerland County. She also worked a the Madison Wal-Mart and was a member of the Brushy Fork Baptist Church near Pleasant. She wa also a member of the Ryker's Ridge Baptist Church.
Survivors include her husband, Harold Alton Thornton of Madison; her daughtes, Karen Hayes of Phoenix, Az., Cheryl Valentine of Vevay, a son, Darly Thornton of Austin, a brother, Estel Vernon of Hanover, five grandchildren, three step-grandchildren; and seven great-grandchildren and three step-great-grandchildren.
Funeral service was Friday, December 31, by Dr. Paul Brewster at the Morgan and Nay Funeral Centre in Madison with burial in the Pleasant Cemetery in Pleasant.


JUDI R. BRANDT DAVIS,, 75, Lexington, formerly of Madison, died Monday, December 27, at Scott Memorial Hospital in Scottsburg.
She was a homemaker and a member of the North Madison Christian Church and attended Hanover Baptist Church. She was a member of the Coast Guard Auxiliary.
Survivors include her god-daughter and caregiver, Teresa Stewart of Lexington, two grandchildren.
Graveside services will be conducted Thursday, December 30, by Bob Hicks, at the Springdale Cemetery in Madison.
Morgan and Nay Funeral Centre was in charge of the arrangements.


SHIRLEY E. DAVIS,, 67, Lexington, died Tuesday, December 28, at Norton Hospital in Louisville.
She was a homemaker and worked as a nurse's aide for Hanover Nursing Center and Scott Memorial Hospital. She also worked at several local factories and was a graduate of Bunker Hill.
Survivors include her husband, Earl Davis of Lexington; a daughter, Amber Nelson of Northport, Al., a son, Jared Davis of Lexington; a sister, Wanda Kinzie of Bunker Hill; half-brother, Robert Hayes of Kokomo; two grandchildren, several nieces and nephews.
Funeral service was Friday, December 31, at Vail-Holt Funeral Home in Hanover with the Rev. J.D. Traylor officiating. Burial was in the New Bethel Cemetery.


GLORIA JEAN BANKS, 68, of  Austin, died Wednesday, December 29 at Clark Memorial Hospital in  Jeffersonville.
She was a native of Mishawaka, and was retired from  Scott County School District #1 as a Custodian.
Survivors include a son: Chuck S. Banks of Clarksville, sister: Judy Henthorn of South Bend, brother: Erwin J. Hoff of Kenton, Ohio, 2 grandchildren, Kyle Banks of Bloomington, IN. and Sean Banks of Clarksville, IN. and several nieces and nephews.
Funeral Service will be at 2 p.m. on Sunday, January 2, at Buchanan Funeral Home, Austin, with Rev. Joe Bradley officiating.
Burial was in the Scottsburg Cemetery in  Scottsburg.
Expressions of sympathy may be made to Hosparus of Southern Indiana or The Dream Factory in care of Buchanan Funeral Home.
Online Condolences can be made at www.buchananfuneralhome.net.


WILLIAM RAY ELKINS, 73, of  Scottsburg, died Monday, January 3rd, 2011 at Scott Villa Living Center in Scottsburg.
He was a native of Hazard, Ky., and was a member of the New Frankfort Church in Austin.
Survivors include: a sister: Jean Harris of Seymour; several nieces and nephews.
Funeral Service will be at 11a.m. on Wednesday, January 5, at Buchanan Funeral Home, Austin, with Rev. Marvin McIntosh officiating.
Visitation Wednesday after 9am at Buchanan Funeral Home.
Burial will be at Wesley Chapel Cemetery in Austin. Online Condolences can be made at www.buchananfuneralhome.net.


TARYN LEIGH (ROOKS) VIRES, 23, of Scottsburg, Indiana  died, Saturday, January 1.
She was a cashier at Cracker Barrel and member of the Church of the American Martyrs both in Scottsburg.
Survivors include two sons, Trenton Lee and Jayden Lee Vires both of Scottsburg, mother, Karen Boswell of Scottsburg; Father, Ricky Rooks of Scottsburg; brother and sister, Jacob and Hannah Rooks both of Scottsburg; grandparents, Don and Bea Boswell of Scottsburg Arvin & Linda Rooks of Atlanta, Georgia and Gary and  Wanda Eddings of Jeffersonville; Great grandmother, Ethel Eddings of Jeffersonville.
Funeral Mass was on Tuesday at American Martyrs Catholic Church with burial in Scottsburg Cemetery.
Memorial Contributions: To the family c/o Collins Funeral Home.


TULIO POVALERI, 85, Deputy, died Wednesday, December 29, at his home.
He took training at Powerhouse Engineering School was a member of the United States Navy and was a Fireman Second Class during WWII. He served aboard the USS Reno CL, 96 in the South Pacific. He also worked at the Charlestown Ammunition Plant. He also worked in boiler maintenance and powerhouse operations for Costco Industries in Columbus. He was a faithful member of the Bethany Baptist Church in Deputy serving as deacon and Sunday School Teacher. He also was a member of the New Harmony Baptist Church in Austin. He helped organized the Deputy Little League.
Survivors include his wife, Mary Lee Bush Povaleri of Deputy; four sons, Vincent Joseph Povaleri of Columbus, Ronald David Povaleri of Deputy, Gary Dean Povaleri of Madison; Anthony Lee Povaleri of Deputy; one daughter, Patricia Ann Napier of Paris Crossing; 11 grandchildren, 10 great-grandchildren, several nieces and nephews.
Funeral services was Sunday, January 2, at Morgan and Nay Funeral Centre in Madison with Pastor Darren Wan, Pastor David Schill officiating. Burial was in the Bethany Cemetery near Deputy.




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