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Obituaries August 3, 2011 PDF Print E-mail
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Tuesday, 02 August 2011 00:00

CHARLES WILLIAM JONES, SR., 84
MARY A. DONAHUE MARSHALL, 81
PATRICIA FRANCES CRAFT, 67
WILLIAM C. “BILLY” JONES, 67
ALVIN LINCOLN MATTOX, 88
RUTH NICHOLSON, 91
SARAH FRANCES BOTTORFF, 64
BECKY KELLEY, 42
HELEN MARIE BROADY ROSE, 63
VIOLET JANE HENDERSON, 75
ERNEST  RICE, 85
WANDA FAY COPELAND, 80
GALE F. “PEE WEE” REED, 88
VIOLET JANE HENDERSON, 75
SALLIE STALKER BRINGLE, 72
BRYAN LEE MARSHALL, 53
EMBER ORIN LINK, 90
C.J.  COOMER, 24
RONALD G. NICKELS, 73
PHILLIP L. GILCHRIST, 63
STEVEN RAY COLLINS, 35
LARRY THOMAS LATHEM, SR., 67
PAUL LOUIS TINNELL, SR., 80
MARGEL LOIS HAUSZ, 83
ELIZABETH I. "BETTY" STRALEY, 84
ROBBIE “ROB” CAHALL. 42
EDNA MAE TATLOCK, 92
MAKENZIE PAIGE COLEMAN, infant
WALTER L. “ROBBY” “RAGS” ROBINSON, 79
WILLIAM “BILL” MALCOM ERWIN, 71
ANNA (FICKLE) GINGHER, 89

CHARLES WILLIAM JONES, SR., 84, Jeffersonville, formerly of Madison, died Sunday, July 24, 2011 at Clark Memorial Hospital in Jeffersonville.
He was born on May 21 1927 in Hamilton, Oh. to Warren and Margaret McCullum Jones. He was retired from both the Louisville-Nashville Railroad and the Jefferson Proving Ground near Madison. He was a member of Grace Baptist Church in Madison, the Madison VFW Post 1969 and he was a WWII Navy veteran.
Survivors include his wife: Daisy L. Mefford Jones of Jeffersonville; his sons: Charles W. Jones of Hanover and Greg (Nancy) Jones of Jeffersonville; his sister-in-law: Sue Taylor of Hanover; his brother-in-law: Ronald Mefford of Carrollton, Ky.; 12 grandchildren, nine great-grandchildren, several nieces, nephews and other relatives. He was preceded in death by his parents; his son: Tommy Jones; and his grandson: Tommy Jones, Jr.
Funeral services were held on Thursday, July 28, 2011 at Morgan and Nay Funeral Centre. Burial followed at Indiana Veterans Memorial Cemetery in Madison. Full military honors were conducted at the Indiana Veterans Memorial Chapel by Jefferson Post 9 of the American Legion.
The family requests memorial contributions be made out to the Grace Baptist Church.


MARY A. DONAHUE MARSHALL, 81, Lexington, died Tuesday, July 26, 2011at The Water's of Clifty Falls in Madison.
She was born on October 12, 1929 in Marion County to Charles & Ruth Mutchmore Donahue. She had most recently worked in sales with Stanley Home Products and was a member of the Lancaster Baptist Church.
Survivors include her husband: John Kenneth Marshall of Lexington; her three sons: Clarence W. Marshall & his wife Diane, Donald R. Marshall and Larry G. Marshall & his wife Kathleen, all of Lexington; her niece who was raised like her sister: Barb Ruth Woods of Winterhaven, Fla.; eight grandchildren: Kenneth Wayne Marshall (Teresa); Travis Gayle Marshall (Mandi) , Lynette Marie Anderson (Jon), Donald Ray Marshall (Christy), Angela Elaine Sloan (Zac), John William Marshall (Tom Harlow), Kevin Ray Marshall (Karen) Jeremy Michael Marshall (Julie L.); 17 great-grandchildren, several nieces, nephews and other relatives.
She was preceded in death by her parents; her brother: William Donahue; her sisters: Dorothy Temple, Catherine Pickard, Bessie Ballard, Edith Williams and Opal Donahue.
Funeral services were held on Friday, July 29, 2011 at Morgan and Nay Funeral Centre. Burial followed in New Bethel Cemetery near Chelsea.
The family requests memorials in memory of Mary to the Lancaster Baptist Church or New Bethel Cemetery Association.


PATRICIA FRANCES CRAFT, 67, Salem, died Tuesday, July 26, 2011 at her home.
She was born on April 15, 1944 in Baltimore, Md. to John W. Clark, Sr. And Marion Hauk Clark. She was a retired employee of the New Albany Floyd County School Corporation, Indiana University Southeast and ST. Lucie Medical Center in Port St. Lucie, Fla.
She is survived by two daughters: Tina (Mike) Marie Mull of Salem and Teresa (Donnie Provost) Michelle Craft of Louisville; her brother: Thomas Clark of South Carolina; two sisters: Ellen Conner of South Carolina and Regina Schaefer of Fort Pierce, Fla.; a step-grandson and a ste-granddaughter. She was preceded in death by her father: John W. Clark, Sr. and a brother: John W. Clark, Jr.
A memorial service was held on Sunday, July 30, 2011 at Weathers Funeral Home.


WILLIAM C. “BILLY” JONES, 67, died Monday, July 25, 2011 at his sister’s home in Georgetown, Ky.
He was born on November 26, 1943 to Elbert and Beulah Gentry Jones in Miami Beach, Fla. He was a clerk for the U.S. Government Department of Agriculture for 30 years. He is preceded in death by his parents.
Survivors include his dearest friend of 43 years, Ricardo J. Martinez of Falls Church, Va.; sister, Virginia Hamblin (Tony) of Georgetown, Ky.; brother, Ronnie Jones (Brenda) of Charlestown; nieces, Kristin Huggins, Rachel Gallman, and Teresa Jones; nephews, Ronald E. Jones and Tracy Jones; great nephews, Trent Gallman, Micah Jones, and Andrew Gallman.
Funeral services will be held on Friday, July 29, 2011 at 11 a.m. at the Grayson Funeral Home in Charlestown, with burial in the Charlestown Cemetery.
Visitation will be held after 9 a.m. on Friday.
Condolences can be sent to www.graysonfunralhome.com


ALVIN LINCOLN MATTOX, 88, died Tuesday, July 26, 2011 at Floyd Memorial Hospital.
He was born on September 17, 1922 to George and Mary Faye Chenoweth Mattox in English. He was an Army Veteran of WWII in which he received a purple heart and a bronze star. He was a retired mechanic and minister of 30 years of the United Methodist Church. He was a member of the Indiana Conference of United Methodist Church and Disabled American Veterans. He is preceded in death by his parents; wife, Phyllis Lippeatt Mattox; brother, Bruce Mattox; sister, Vivian Jackson.
Survivors include his sons, Richard Mattox (Donna) of Charlestown, Michael Mattox (Melanie) of Henryville, and George Mattox, Sr. (Brenda) of New Albany; daughters, Alice Sims (Gregg) of Winslow, Ind., and Sally Lasley (Norman) of Mt. Pleasant, Ind.; 12 grandchildren, 22 great-grandchildren, and one great-great grandchild.
Funeral services will be held on Saturday, July 30, 2011 at 11 a.m. at the United Methodist Church in Charlestown, with interment in the Kraft-Graceland Memorial Park.
Visitation will be held on Saturday after 10 a.m. at the church.
Expressions of sympathy can be made to United Methodist Church in Charlestown.
Grayson Funeral Home handled the arrangements.


RUTH NICHOLSON, 91, of Tampa, Fla. died July 24, 2011.
She was born September 15, 1919 in Austin, to John and Clara DeWitt.
She was preceded in death by her brother, Roy DeWitt. She is survived by her loving husband of 70 years, Millard Nicholson; son, Gary Nicholson and daughter-in-law, Patricia Nicholson; three grandchildren, Kevin (Tracey), Kerry Lather (Jim), Kristy Templet (John); two great-grandchildren, Amanda Lather and Sylvie Templet and sister-in-law, Eloise DeWitt.
A celebration of her life was conducted Wednesday, July 27, 2011 at Discovery Christian Church with interment following at 1 p.m. in Florida National Cemetery.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Discovery Christian Church, 10902 N. Armenia Ave., Tampa, Fla. 33612 or Florida Christian College, 1011 Bill Beck Blvd., Kissimmee, Fla. 34744 in Ruth’s memory.


SARAH FRANCES BOTTORFF, 64, Charlestown, died Monday, July 25, 2011 at Clark Memorial Hospital.
She was born on December 12, 1946 to Edward and Frances Ballard Schmidt in Jeffersonville. She worked as a press operator in the dry cleaning industry.
Survivors include her son, Kenneth Powers of Underwood, and her daughter, Cathy Powers of Clarksville; five grandchildren and three great-grandchildren.
Funeral services will be held on Thursday, July 28, 2011 at 1 p.m. at the Grayson Funeral Home in Charlestown, with burial in the Mt. Moriah Cemetery.


BECKY KELLEY, 42, died Monday July 25, 2011 at her residence.
She was born November 23, 1968 in Louisville, the daughter of Junior and Mary Hope (Bennett) Kiper. She was married March 16, 1987 to Charles  Kelley,  who survives. She was a former E.M.T. / Security officer for the old Cesear's Casino in Harrison County, attended the Scottsburg Wesleyan Church and was a member of the U S Army Reserve.
Survivors include her husband: Charles Kelley; a son: Perry Wade (Amanda) Kelley of Sellersburg, Indiana; a daughter: Eugenia Leygh Kelley of Scottsburg, Indiana; her parents: Junior &  Mary Kiper of Scottsburg; two brothers: Ronnie Lee (Janet) Kiper of Oneida, Ky. & Earl Ray (Teri) Kiper of Louisville and one grandson Dante Charles Kelley.
Memorial services will be at 3:30 p.m. on Saturday, July 30, 2011 at Scottsburg Wesleyan Church.
Arrangements were handled by Collins Funeral Home.


HELEN MARIE BROADY ROSE, 63, died Monday, July 11, 2011 at the Harrison County Hospital in Corydon, Indiana.
She was born June 9, 1948 in Scott County, Indiana, the daughter of the late Zebbie John and Juanita (McQuilling) Broady. Helen was a retired secretary & bookkeeper for the old Yount's Accounting Service and a member of Kimberlin Creek Baptist Church both in Scottsburg, Indiana.
She was preceded in death by her husband:Robert B. Rose. Survivors include a uncle: Marvin (June) Broady of Scottsburg, Indiana; a aunt: Bertha (Wheeler) Marion of Seymour, Indiana; Cousins: Billy McClellan of Scottsburg, Indiana, Tony Rutherford of Seymour, Indiana & Gary Rutherford of Bloomington, Indiana.
Funeral Service were held on Wednesday, July 13, 2011 at Collins Funeral Home with burial following in Fairview Cemetery in Scottsburg.


VIOLET JANE HENDERSON, 75, of Crothersville, died Tuesday, July 26, 2011 at her residence.
She had been ill for 6 years. She attended The Divine Plan of the Ages in New Albany. She worked at Smith Cabinet Factory, Plastic Factory, Spartan’s and was a Homemaker. She was born February 5, 1936 in Washington County to Howard Harris & Mary Reynolds Harris and they are both deceased.  She has lived all of her life in Jackson and Washington Counties. She married John Henderson on September 14, 1978 in Crothersville and he resides in Crothersville. She is also survived by three daughters:  Kathy Simms of Austin, Debbie Blocker of Vallonia, & Lisa Bolton of Crothersville; one brother, Ivan Harris of Crothersville and two sisters, Janice Williams of Seymour, and Mary LeMarr of Holton. Eight grandchildren and 11 great-grandchildren survive.
She was preceded in death by her first husband, Joe Fletcher, one son, Jimmy Fletcher, two brothers, Russell and Don Harris,  one sister, Juanita Woodlock, & one grandchild.
Funeral services will be conducted at 10:30 a.m. Friday, July 29th at Johnson Funeral Home in Vallonia with the Rev. David Duran officiating.
Burial will take place in the Vallonia Cemetery.
Memorials may be given to the Henderson Family.


ERNEST  RICE, 85, of  Austin, died Sunday, July 24, 2011 in Riverview, Fla.
He was born in Saul, KY on January 17, 1926, the son of the late Grandville and Milda (Spurlock) Rice. He was a member of Third Street Pentecostal Church of God in  Austin. He retired from  Amaco.
Survivors include his wife, Thelma  (Hensley) Rice of Austin; daughters, Pauline Harris of Riverview, Fla., Kathleen Person of Tampa, Fla.; sons: Stanley Rice of Tampa, Fla., Chester Rice of Savannah, Ga., Lester Rice of Tampa, Fl., Ernest E. Rice of Savannah, Ga.; brothers, Clifton Rice of Austin, L.C. Rice of Saul, Ky.., Paul Rice of Austin and Robertson Rice of Austin. He is also survived by six grandchildren and five great-grandchildren.
Preceding him in death were his Daughter Maxine, brothers, William, Simmon, Cirt, and Herman; sisters: Rose, Euna, Ollie and Hannah.
Funeral services were Friday, July 29, at Buchanan Funeral Home, Austin. Rev. Paul Jones, Jr. officiated. Burial was at Grandville Rice Cemetery in  Saul, Ky.


WANDA FAY COPELAND, 80, died Wednesday, July 27, 2011 at St. Catherine Regional Hospital.
She was born on June 3, 1931 in Dawson Springs, Ky. She worked at the Old ICI Americas where she worked in the bag room.
She is preceded in death by her husband, Bailey Howard Copeland; daughters, Judy Faye Truesdell, and Martha Sue Copeland.
Survivors include her sons, Timothy Joe Copeland (Jessica) of New Albany, Jimmy Copeland (Rita) of Robertsdale, Ala., Doug Copeland, and Tommy Copeland both of Charlestown; five grandchildren and six great-grandchildren.
Funeral services were Saturday, July 30, 2011 at 11 a.m. at the Grayson Funeral Home Charlestown, with burial in the Piney Grove Cemetery in Dawson Springs, Ky.


GALE F. “PEE WEE” REED, 88, of Scottsburg, died Wednesday, July 27, 2011, at Scott Villa Nursing and Rehabilitation Center.
He was a veteran of the United States Navy. After retiring from Cosco, he was employed at Turner Machine Shop. He enjoyed fishing, walking and spending time with his great-grandchildren. He was born in Columbus Sept. 26, 1922, Mr. Reed was the son of Atlas A. and Lilly Mae Lovelace Reed. He married Jane Holcomb in May 1951. She preceded him in death in 2000.
He is survived a daughter, Nancy Philyaw of Scottsburg; a stepson, Mike (Debbie) Holcomb of New Washington; grandchildren, Craig Holcomb, Kim Gates, Chris Davis and Brittney Wells; and great-grandchildren, Zach, Cody, Sierra, Marvin, Skylar, Jaden, Raelyn, Angel and Jonathan.
He was preceded in death by his parents and his wife.
Funeral services were Friday, July 29, 2011 at Jewell-Rittman Family Funeral Home. Burial was at Garland Brook Cemetery. Military graveside rites will be conducted by Bartholomew County Veterans Color Guard.
Memorial contributions may be made to the Susan G. Komen for the Cure Foundation.


VIOLET JANE HENDERSON, 75, of Crothersville, died Tuesday, July 26, 2011 at her residence. She had been ill for 6 years.
She attended The Divine Plan of the Ages in New Albany.  She worked at Smith Cabinet Factory, Plastic Factory, Spartan’s and was a Homemaker. She was born February 5, 1936 in Washington Co. to Howard Harris & Mary Reynolds Harris and they are both deceased.  She has lived all of her life in Jackson and Washington Counties.
She married John Henderson on September 14, 1978 in Crothersville and he resides in Crothersville. She is also survived by three daughters, Kathy Simms of Austin, Debbie Blocker of Vallonia & Lisa Bolton of Crothersville; one brother, Ivan Harris of Crothersville and two sisters, Janice Williams of Seymour, and Mary LeMarr of Holton; eight grandchildren and 11 great-grandchildren survive.
She was preceded in death by her first husband, Joe Fletcher, one son, Jimmy Fletcher, two brothers, Russell & Don Harris, one sister, Juanita Woodlock, & one grandchild.
Funeral services were Friday, July 29 at Johnson Funeral Home in Vallonia with the Rev. David Duran officiating.
Memorials may be given to the Henderson Family.


SALLIE STALKER BRINGLE, 72, Hardinsburg, died Wednesday, July 27, 2011 at her home.
She was born on May 2, 1939 in Orleans to John and Lorena Jones Stalker. She was a retired special education teacher of Salem School Corporation.
She is survived by her husband: Robert Bringle of Hardinsburg; her son: Robert (Patty) Bringle, Jr. of Borden; her daughter: Melissa (David) Rothrock of Milltown; her sister: Connie (Leon) Cheatham of Orangeville; and four grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her parents; her sister: Beverly Williams of Orleans; her brother: Bill Stalker of Orleans; and her daughter: Penny Lynn Bringle of Hardinsburg.
Funeral services were held Saturday, July 30, 2011 at Love Funeral Home in Palmyra.


BRYAN LEE MARSHALL, 53, Vernal, Utah, formerly of Salem, died Saturday, July 23, 2011 in Utah.
He was born on August 26, 1957 in Salem to Ervin and Ramah Lee Lyles Marshall. He was a reporter for the Vernal Express in Vernal, Utah and a member of Salem Presbyterian Church and Salem DeMolay Chapter.
He is survived by his sister: Beth Ann (Ronnie)Voyles of Salem and his niece: Courtney Voyles of Salem. He was preceded in death by his parents.
Funeral services were held on Saturday, July 30, 2011 at Weathers Funeral Home.


EMBER ORIN LINK, 90, Palmyra, died Thursday, July 28, 2011.
He was born near Palmyra on July 31, 1920 to Jesse H. and Irma L. Link. He was a retired truck driver and a WW II veteran.
He is survived by his sister: Rose Mary (Charles) Hoten of Fredericksburg; his brother: John D. Link of Sellersburg; his step-brothers: Cleo and Wenzil Mull of New Albany; his children: Troy and Lynita; his grandchildren: Jessica R. (Josh) Ollis, Carl D. (Brittany) Churchill, John W. and Jacob R. Churchill, all of Depauw; his great-grandchildren: Skyla N. and Brooklyn M. Churchill; a nephew, nieces and many friends.
Funeral services were held on Sunday, July 31, 2011 at Love Funeral Home in Palmyra. Burial followed at Horner's Chapel Cemetery. Toney McCutcheon officiated.
Memorial contributions may be made out to the American Heart Association or to Mercy Providence in New Albany.


C.J.  COOMER, 24, of Austin died Friday, July 29th, 2011.
He was born in Scottsburg, on October 28, 1986, the son of  Garol Garrison of Salem,IN and Melissa Himmelheper of Sellersburg,IN -.. Grandparents: Frank & Barbara Coomer of Austin; Don & Glenda Garrison of Salem. He was employed at Coomer Salvage Co. Austin.
Survivors include his fiance, Stephanie Gross, who is expecting their first child; sisters, Michelle Coomer of Salem, Kathleen Himmelheber of Sellersburg, Megan Himmelheber of Sellersburg; brothers, Matthew Davidson of Knoxville, Tenn., Justin Whealton of Sellersburg and Todd Garrison of Bloomington.
Funeral services were Sunday, July 31 at Buchanan Funeral Home, Austin. Rev. Bobby Spicer officiated. Burial was at New Providence Cemetery in  Austin.


RONALD G. NICKELS, 73, Salem, died Wednesday, July 27, 2011 at The Waters of Salem.
He was born on June 4, 1938 in Salem to Homer and Alberta Spaulding Nickels. He was a retired employee of the City of Salem and a former employee of the old McClintock Drug and the old Renakers 5 and 10 Stores in Salem.
He is survived by an aunt and several cousins and preceded in death by his parents.
A graveside service was held on Friday, July 29, 2011 at Crown Hill Cemetery with Robert Holler officiating.
Memorial contributions may be made out to the American Cancer Society, 4567 Progress Drive, Columbus, Indiana 47202.
Funeral arrangements were handled by Dawalt Funeral Home.


PHILLIP L. GILCHRIST, 63, Pekin, died Wednesday, July 27, 2011 at Floyd Memorial Hospital.
He was born on March 3, 1948 in Borden to John and Edna Gilchrist. He was an employee of Life Span Resources, Inc.
He is survived by his aunt and caretaker: Mary Martin of Pekin; his half-brother: Kenneth Cullins of Pekin; and five half-sisters: Brenda Johnson and Helen Chandler of Pekin, Lisa Wynn of Campbellsburg, Glenda Purlee of Portland, Tenn. and Hill of Clarksville.
Funeral services were held Friday, July 29, 2011 at Weathers Funeral Home. Burial followed in Walnut Hill Cemetery in Borden.


STEVEN RAY COLLINS, 35, Austin, died Saturday, July 30, 2011.
He was born in Scottsburg on June 25, 1976, the son of Teresa  Collins who survives him of Austin.
Additional survivors include his daughter Hannah E. Collins of Blocher; sisters Brealie Embrey of Eddyville, Baranda Collins of Scottsburg; grandparents, Brellie  Neace of Columbus and Robert Collins of Seymour.
Funeral services will be at 11 a.m. on Wednesday, August 3, at Buchanan Funeral Home, Austin, with Rev. Joe Collins and Brian Collins officiating.
Burial will be at Spurgeon Cemetery in  Austin.


LARRY THOMAS LATHEM, SR., 67, Charlestown, died Friday, July 29, 2011 at the VA Medical Center.
He was born on May 6, 1944 to Thomas Stanley and Rachel Vest Lathem in Jeffersonville. He was an Army Veteran, and he worked at the old ICI Americas, he also worked as a construction worker, and for Decker’s Food Mart. He was also a member of the Pleasant View Baptist Church.
Survivors include his wife, Bonnie Lathem of Charlestown; daughter, Rachel Thomas (Bubby) of Charlestown; sons, Larry Lathem, Jr. (Anna) of Louisville, and Gary Lathem (Denise) of Jeffersonville; brother, Ronald Lathem (Martha) of Charlestown; sister, Barbara Risk (Bill) of Lexington; 13 grandchildren and two great-grandchildren.
Funeral services were Tuesday, August 2 at 1 p.m. at the Grayson Funeral Home in Charlestown, with burial in the Hibernia Cemetery.


PAUL LOUIS TINNELL, SR., 80, Jeffersonville, died Saturday July 30, 2011 at his home.
He was born on May 14, 1931 in Louisville, to Charles E. and Gladys Stettler Tinnell.  He was an army veteran of the Korean War, a retired machinist from Brown and Williamson Tobacco Co. He also worked at Lakeside Reflections in Jeffersonville and was a Catholic. He raveled the world with the military.
He was preceded in death by a son George Richard French and a brother James Tinnell.
He is survived by his wife Ollie Tinnell, son; Paul L. Tinnell, Jr., of Jeffersonville, daughters; Shannon Tinnell of Louisville and Brenda Nickles of Charlestown, brothers Randy, Bob and Carl Tinnell all of Louisville and a sister Sandy Cotton of Georgia; eight grandchildren and four great-grandchildren.
Funeral services will be held at 12 p.m. on Wednesday at Grayson Funeral Home in Charlestown with burial in Resthaven Memorial Park in Louisville.  Visitation will be after 9 a.m. on Wednesday.
Expressions of sympathy may be made to Amedisys Hospice 305 Quartermaster Court Jeffersonville, IN 47130.


MARGEL LOIS HAUSZ, 83, Lanesville, died Friday, July 29, 2011 at University of Louisville Hospital in Louisville.
She was born in Crandall on November 18, 1927 the daughter of Frank and Altha Rose Meurer Miller. She was a homemaker and had been employed by the old Woolworths and the White House Dept. Store in New Albany. She was a member of St. John’s Lutheran Church in Lanesville.
She is survived by her husband, Paul W. Hausz of Lanesville; four daughters, Karen Harbeson (Richert) and Connie Reising (Lee) both of Corydon; Judy Knowles-Duncan (Bradley) of Anderson, Kathy Albin (Rick) of Lanesville; two sisters, Dorothy “Dot” Dukes of Corydon, Marilyn Flick of Depauw; eight grandchildren, Ashley Monroy, Scott Albin, Blake Duncan, Sydney Duncan, Megan Reising, Michele Elzy, Russell Harbeson, Madison Duncan and 10 great-grandchildren.
Funeral services were Monday, Aug. 1, 2011 at St. John’s Lutheran Church in Lanesville.
Pastor Christopher Truelsen officiated. Burial followed in the church cemetery.
Expressions of sympathy may be made to St. John’s Lutheran Church at 1505 St. John’s Church Rd., Lanesville, IN 47136.


ELIZABETH I. "BETTY" STRALEY, 84, 84, died Friday, July 29, 2011 at Hampton Oaks Health Campus in Scottsburg.
She was born on March 23, 1927 in Unison, Virginia, the daughter of the late William Edward and Lillian Etta (Manual) Sinclair.  She was a retired employee of Fifth Third Bank in Bargersville, Ind. and also a retired office assistant for the old Scott County Stone Company in Scott County and a member of the Christian Chapel Church in Morgantown.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Richard E "Dukes" Straley and a stepson, T.J.
Survivors include three sons, Bill (Tina) Creel of Perciville, Virginia, Carl (Gracie) Creel of Lompoc, California and Norman Creel of Anchorage, Alaska; two daughters; Brenda (Greg) Charbeneau of Mt. Clements, Michigan and Janet (Tony) Boley of Scottsburg, seven step-children, Rick, Russell, Rhoda, Regina, Marty, Sharon & Karen, 27 grandchildren and 23 great-grandchildren.
Funeral services were Tuesday, Aug. 2, 2011 at Christian Chapel Church in Morgantown, Indiana with burial in Forest Lawn Memory Gardens in Greenwood.
Memorial contributions may be made to her church c/o Collins Funeral Home, 465 W. McClain Ave., Scottsburg, Indiana 47170.


ROBBIE “ROB” CAHALL, 42, of Henryville, died Friday, July 29, 2011 due to a result of a tragic motorcycle accident.
He was born April 22, 1969 in Georgetown, Ohio, he is the son of Charles R. Chall of Georgetown, Ohio. He enjoyed riding his motorcycle and spending time with his family and friends. He worked for Lyons roofing for over six years.
Other survivors include his daughter, Kristin Cahall of Scottsburg, three sisters, Angela E. Mayrant of Tyler, Texas, Stephanie N. Cahall of Whitehouse, Texas, Charo R. Hollandsworth of Kemp, Texas, stepbrother, Timothy Wayne Neace of Minford, Ohio, paternal grandmother, Opal I. Cahall of Feesburg, Ohio.
He was preceded in death by his paternal grandfather and maternal grandparents.
Cremation was chosen follow his visitation on Tuesday, Aug. 2, 2011.
Memorial donations may be given to the family c/o Adams Funeral Home 209 S. Ferguson Street, Henryville, IN 47126.


EDNA MAE TATLOCK, 92, Salem, died Friday, July 29, 2011 at her home.
She was born on June 13, 1919 in Pekin to George and Phoebe Martha Frederick Overton. She was a member of the Faith Baptist Church and a life member of the V.F.W. Hobart Beach Post Aux. #1693.
She is survived by two sons: Robert E. Schreiber of Salem and Donald G. Schreiber of Parma, Oh.; her daughter: Roberta Lee Shewmaker of New Albany; 14 grandchildren and 25 great-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her parents; her husband: Darrell Tatlock; her brother: Jesse Overton; and her sister: Mary Ellen Broady.
Funeral services were held on Monday, August 1, 2011 at Weathers Funeral Home.


MAKENZIE PAIGE COLEMAN, infant, Underwood, died Thursday, July 28, 2011 in Scottsburg.
Survivors include her parents: Ashley Morgan and Andrew Coleman of Underwood; her siblings: C. Zane Newman and Morgan Newman, both of Underwood; her maternal grandparents: Harold and Elizabeth Morgan of Underwood; her paternal grandparents: Robert and Mary Scoggan and Theodore Coleman, all of Jeffersonville; and her paternal great-grandmother: May O'Shea of North Carolina.
A graveside service was held at Barnes Cemetery on Monday, August 1, 2011. Jeremy Hilderbrand officiated.
Funeral arrangements were handled by Stewart & Hoagland Funeral Home in Scottsburg.


WALTER L. “ROBBY” “RAGS” ROBINSON, 79, died Sunday, July 31, 2011 at Floyd Memorial Hospital and Health Services in New Albany.
A U.S. Navy veteran of the Korean War, Walter was a retired blacksmith of 46 years with the Ford Motor Company. He attended Pfrimmer’s Chapel United Methodist Church in Corydon, Indiana. He was born on March 28, 1932 in Louisville, Kentucky to the late Roy and Mary (Fluhr) Robinson. He is also preceded in death by his brothers, Joe, Frank, and Kenneth Robinson, and sisters, Mary Evelyn Robinson and Marie Knear.
He is survived by his wife of 49 years, Hilda R. (Loew) Robinson; children, Ruthanne Best (Tom), Patrick Robinson (Joan), and Rosie Lieber (Glenn); grandsons, Jeremy and Jonathon Robinson; brothers, Hubert and Ralph Robinson; and sisters, Odie Kingsley, Ivy Hollkamp, and June Jacobi.
The visitation will be from 11 a.m. to 8 p.m. on Wednesday, August 3, 2011 at Newcomer Funeral Home (3309 Ballard Lane, New Albany) and 9 to 11 a.m. on Thursday, August 4 at Pfrimmer’s Chapel United Methodist Church (505 Pfrimmer’s Chapel Road Northeast, Corydon, IN 47112) with his Funeral Service at 11 a.m. on Thursday with burial and military honors to follow at Pfrimmer’s Chapel Cemetery.
Expressions of sympathy may be made to Pfrimmer’s Chapel United Methodist Church or Gideon International (P. O. Box 140800, Nashville, TN 37214-0800).
To leave a special message for the family, please visit www.newcomerindiana.com.


WILLIAM “BILL” MALCOM ERWIN, 71, of Mt. Washington, died Saturday, July 30, 2011 at Norton Suburban Hospital.
He was born on September 13, 1939 to the late Malcom Erwin and Lorraine Sherrard Burd. He was a graduate of Male High School, a Mason and was retired from both the Courier Journal and Safetran.
He is survived by his four children, Robin H. Erwin, Steven B. (Joni) Erwin, Rebel L. (Michael) McFetridge, and Brent W. Erwin; a sister, Shirley Ann (Robert) Franey; and five grandchildren.
A visitation celebrating his life will be conducted from 4-8 p.m. on Wednesday August 3, 2011 at Arch L. Heady-Cralle Funeral Home, 2428 Frankfort Avenue.


ANNA (FICKLE) GINGHER, 89, of Crothersville, died Sunday, July 31, 2011 at her home.
She was born May 22, 1922 in Clinton County, Indiana she was the daughter of Floyd S. and Catherine (Conlon) Fickle. She graduated from Purdue University in 1944 with a teaching degree in Home Economics and Physical Education while at Purdue she was a member of the competitive Rifle Team. On August 20, 1949 in Mulberry, Indiana, she married Robert H. Gingher who passed away on September 15, 2010. She enjoyed teaching and working with children in doing so she taught at the flowing schools, Howe School in Howe, Rolling Prairie School in Rolling Prairie, Metz School in Steuben County, Williams High School in Williams, Edinburgh Schools in Edinburg, Macy Schools in Macy, IN and then Crothersville Community School.
She moved to Crothersville with her family in 1969. She retired from Crothersville Schools working as an elementary science teacher, teaching 5th and 6th grades, also was the physical education teacher for K-6th grades. She was a member of the Brownstown Presbyterian Church, Indiana Extension Homemeakers and locally, Happy Appronettes Home Ec Club, Tri Kappa, Federated Womens Club in Lafayette, retired teachers organization, Home Hospital Women’s Auxiliary, Study Group in Dugger, IN, also a proud member of the Girls Inc Women’s Council. She was active in 4H club when she was younger and was a 4 H leader, and Girl Scout leader.
Survivors include her daughter, Kimberly Gingher of Knox, a sister, Martha Pollak of Bloomington, a brother, Lee E. Fickle of Bainbridge Island, Washington.
She was preceded in death by a sister, Frances Fickle Gangwer, brothers, Floyd Earl Fickle, (8 year old, Lyle Fickle), (8 month old brother, Carl Elba Fickle.)
Pastor Brad Napier will conduct funeral services at 10 a.m. on Thursday, August 4, 2011 at Adams Funeral Home.
Friends may visit the family on Wednesday, August 3, 2011 from 4-8 p.m. at Adams Funeral Home, Crothersville and after 9 a.m. on Thursday at Adams Funeral Home.
Graveside services will be conducted at 11 a.m. on Friday, Aug. 5, 2011 at Providence Cemetery near Mulberry.
Memorial donations may be given to Girls Inc. or to Tri Kappa Memorial c/o Adams Funeral Home, 110 E. Howard St., Crothersville, IN 47229.




 

 

 

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