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Obituaries September 14, 2011 PDF Print E-mail
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Tuesday, 13 September 2011 00:00

AILEEN HERALD-RODRIGUEZ, 72
LOUIS J. HIMMELHAVER, 86
POLLY RAY, 84
ELEANOR “RITA” KRAMER, 87
CARLOS J. SHOUSE, SR., 83
GEORGE “PAP” COLWELL, 100
TIMOTHY “DALE” BOWMAN, II, 33
KATHLEEN B. MARSHALL VOYLES, 94
PAUL K. ROSEBERRY, 75
LEROY “KENT” RIPPY, 77
CHARLES LEO JOHNSON, 69
NELDA ALENE MINERT, 89
DON E. PEOPLES, 89
FAYE HOWARD SHORT BICKERS, 87
CHARLES E. CROWDER, SR., 74
JAMES L. HEDGE, 81
DIANA  SANDLIN, 64
JO ANN DURHAM, 57
ORAL MOODY, 89
MARY ELIZABETH BECKETT, 77
LEONARD WAYNE “LEO” LOCK, 62
MAELDA S. FIELDS, 95
KENDALL BONSETT, 93
TERESA MICHELLE KASEY, 47
ROBERT DALE “ROB” HALL, 62
IDA MAE BLUME GRIFFIN, 77

AILEEN HERALD-RODRIGUEZ, 72, of Scottsburg, died Saturday, Sept. 3, 2011 at Kindred Hospital in Louisville, Kentucky.
She was born on December 25, 1938 in Oneida, Kentucky, the daughter of the late Raphael and Dora (Gilbert) Nolan.  She was a retired secretary for the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission in Louisville, Kentucky, former medical assistant for Dr. E.C. Kho and a former reporter for the Giveway and Journal Newspaper.
She was a member of New Frankfort Pentecostal Church in Austin, Indiana and a former member of the O.E.S. Chapter # 107 in Scott County.
She was preceded in death by her first husband, Elliott Herald in 1969.
Survivors include her husband, Joseph J. Rodriguez; two sons, Barry E. Herald of Jeffersonville, Indiana and A. Scott Herald (Reba) of Scottsburg, and two granddaughters, Skylar Lauren Elizabeth & Scarlett Rayanne Aileen Herald.
Funeral services were Thursday, Sept. 8, 2011 at the New Frankfort Pentecostal Church with burial in Scottsburg Cemetery.
Collins Funeral Home in Scottsburg handled the local arrangements.
Memorial contributions may be made to the Scott County Relay for Life c/o Collins Funeral Home.


LOUIS J. HIMMELHAVER, 86, died Monday, September 5, 2011 at Floyd Memorial Hospital in New Albany.
He was born in Franklin Township on November 1, 1924 the son of Simon and Nola Keithley Himmelhaver. He was retired from Bell South where he was a plant assigner. He was a retired member of the Volunteer Dept. in Lanesville, a member of the Telephone Pioneers of America, VFW Post 2950 in Corydon, former President of the Lanesville Town Board, was county coordinator of Birch Bayh for 12 years, a member St. Mary’s Catholic Church in Lanesville and was a WWII Navy veteran.
He was preceded in death by his parents, One son- Ronald Himmelhaver, Three sisters- Gertrude Glotzbach, Mary Wisman and Margaret Green and Two brothers- Charles and Sam Himmelhaver.
He is survived by his wife, Phyllis Vogt Himmelhaver of Lanesville; one son, Louis Charles “Chuck” Himmelhaver (Terri) of Lanesville; three daughters, Sheila Kay Bailey of New Albany, Janice Marie Carroll (Hollis) of Floyds Knobs, Joyce Acton (Jim) of Lanesville; daughter-in-law, Beverly Himmelhaver of Macclenny, Fla.; 11 grandchildren and 12 great-grandchildren.
A funeral mass was celebrated at St. Mary’s Catholic Church in Lanesville on Friday, Sept. 9, 2011. Father Juan Valdes was the celebrant. Burial followed in the church cemetery.
There was a prayer service on Thursday, Sept. 8 at the Gehlbach & Royse Funeral Home in Corydon.
The family suggests memorial gifts be made to either The Alzheimers Association or to the American Cancer Society.
Pallbeaers will be Eric and Nicholas Acton, Matthew Himmelhaver, Sean Bailey, Troy Lone, Brad Wynn, Brian Goertemiller and Courtney Dunn.
Honorary Pallbearers will be Noah and Jacob Himmelhaver, Stephanie Lone, Amy Goertemiller, Melissa Rowley, Melissa Wynn and Rose Dunn.


POLLY RAY, 84, Sardinia, Oh., formerly of Scottsburg, died Monday, September 5, 2011 at the Hospice of Hope Ohio Valley Inpatient Center.
She was born on August 15, 1927 in Lealey County, Ky. to the late Issac and Charlotta Fields Stidham. She had been a homemaker.
Survivors include her husband: Jimmy Ray of Ripley, Oh.; four sons: James ( Vickie) Ray, Jr. of Bethel, Oh., Larry (Sue) Ray of Georgetown, Oh.; Donald Ray of Tustin, Calif. and David (Mary Ramey) Ray of Winchester, Oh.; her daughter: Peggy (Chris) Nakoff of Sardinia; 10 grandchildren, 18 great-grandchildren and several nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by four brothers and two sisters.
Funeral services were held on Friday, September 9, 2011 at the Meeker Funeral Home in Russellville, Oh.
Memorial contributions may be made to Sardinia Church of Christ, 119 N. Main Street, Sardinia, OH 45171 or West Fork Baptist Church, 10127 West Fork Road, Georgetown, OH 45121.


ELEANOR “RITA” KRAMER, 87, Zionsville, Ind., formerly of Washington, Ind., died Saturday, September 3, 2011 at Zionsville Meadows.
She was born on March 7, 1924 in Cleveland, Oh. to Martin Joseph and Anna Louden Towey. She had been a sales clerk at Danner's Department Store for several years and was a member of Our Lady of Hope Catholic Church in Washington.
Survivors include her three daughters: Teri (Dennis) Hilderbrand of Washington; Marie A. (Norbert) Stransky of Zionsville and Ann (Darrell) Akemon of Scottsburg; two sons: Ernest F. (Sharon) Kramer of Terre Haute and Wayne J. Kramer of Zionsville; 11 grandchildren and two great-grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her husband: Robert J. Kramer; five sisters: Mary Kiickel, Ann Kathleen Rossmon, Pat DeJoy, Gerri Baird and Marge Reitz; and three brothers: Martin Towey, Jr., James J. and Thomas Towey.
Funeral services were held on Saturday, September 10, 2011 at Our Lady of Hope Catholic Church in Washington. Burial followed in St. John Cemetery.
Memorial contributions may be made to Washington Catholic Education Endowment, P.O. Box 119, Washington, IN 47501.


CARLOS J. SHOUSE, SR., 83, Paris Crossing, died Monday, September 5, 2011 at his home.
He was born on December 8, 1927 in Booneville, Ky. to Cleveland and Mattie Thomas Shouse. He was a retired machinist with Arvin Industries in Seymour, a U.S. Army veteran of the Korean War and he attended Chelsea Church of God.
Survivors include his five sons: Floyd T. (Janice) Shouse of Aniston, Ala., Larry Cleveland Shouse of Deputy, Joseph Wayne (Sunita) Shouse of Raleigh, N.C., Carlos James (Trudy) Shouse, Jr., of North Vernon and Kenneth Dale (Patty) Shouse of Paris Crossing; his brother: Warden (Patricia) Shouse of Summersville, Tenn.; two sisters: Wanda (Gary) Eddings of Jeffersonville and Jalah (Joe) Groeneboom of Marysville; his brother-in-law: Silas (Lorene) Deaton of Ohio; 19 grandchildren, 34 great-grandchildren, five great-great-grandchildren, several nieces, nephews and other relatives.
He was preceded in death by his parents; his wife: Bertha Deaton Shouse; his brothers: A.C., R.B., Elza, Herbert and Willie Shouse; and his sister: Opal Faye Leedy.
Funeral services were held on Friday, September 9, 2011 at Morgan & Nay Funeral Centre in Madison. Burial followed at the Indiana Veterans Memorial Cemetery, also in Madison. Full military honors were conducted at the Indiana Veterans Memorial Cemetery Chapel by Jefferson Post 9 of the American Legion.
The family requests memorial contributions be made out to the Jackson County Hospice.


GEORGE “PAP” COLWELL,100, Salem, died Sunday, September 4, 2011 at his residence.
He was born on March 20, 2011 in Owsley County Ky. to Clabe and Julia Daniel Colwell. He was retired from Smith Cabinet Manufacturing Company after 40 years of service and attended Westside Baptist Church in Salem.
Survivors include his daughter: Mary (Orie) Edwards of Salem; his sons: Demree (Alene) Colwell of Georgetown and Kenneth (Brenda) Colwell of Salem; 11 grandchildren, 23 great-grandchildren and 18 great-great-grandchildren. He was preceded in death by his parents; his wife: Rachel Johnson Colwell; his son: James E. Colwell; three great-grandchildren: Trudy Ree Baker, Amy Marie Colwell and Robert Shawn Applegate; a great-great-grandson: Nathan Michael Stidham; two sisters and five brothers.
Funeral services were held on Friday, September 9, 2011 at Love Funeral Home in Palmyra. Burial followed in Palmyra Cemetery.


TIMOTHY “DALE” BOWMAN, II, 33, Pekin, died Saturday, September 3, 2011 at his home.
He was born on October 13, 1977 in Ft. Carson, Colo. to Tim and Debbie Bowman. He was employed at Blue River Networking in Salem. He was also a member of the Clark County 4H Club and a Page for the Indiana Senate in 1995.
Survivors include his parents; his daughter: Emily Bowman of Pekin; his longtime girlfriend: Ericka Herron of Pekin; his brother: Matt Bowman; his sisters: Kimberly Riggins of New Albany and Kristin Bowman of Salem, N.H.; his paternal grandparents: Paul and Peggy Bowman of Charlestown; his maternal grandparents: Tom and Judy Lambert of Corydon; his great-grandfather: Charles Pryor of Pekin; numerous aunts, uncles, cousins, nieces and nephews.
Funeral services were held on Saturday, September 10, 2011 at Calvary Christian Church in Sellersburg.
Memorial contributions may be made out to the donor's favorite charity.
Funeral arrangements were handled by the Market Street Chapel of Seabrook Dieckmann & Naville Funeral Homes.


KATHLEEN B. MARSHALL VOYLES, 94, Salem, died Sunday, September 4, 2011 at The Waters of Salem.
She was born on December 1, 1916 in Salem to Jessie and Agnes Miller. She was a retired cafeteria cook for East Washington High School and a longtime member of the Martinsburg Church of Christ.
Survivors include her husband: Luther Voyles; her son: Robert (Kathy) Marshall of Kansas City, Mo.; her grandchildren: Lisa and Britt Marshall, both of Kansas City; her step-great-granddaughters: Briley, Havon and Mia; and many more nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by her brothers: Ralph and Glenn Miller; her sister: Irene Lane; and her first husband: Homer Marshall.
Funeral services were held on Wednesday, September 7, 2011 at Love Funeral Home. Burial followed in the Martinsburg Cemetery.
Memorial contributions may be made to the Martinsburg Church of Christ.


PAUL K. ROSEBERRY, 75, Batesville, Ind., formerly of Salem, died Sunday, September 4, 2011 at Margaret Mary Community Hospital in Batesville.
He was born on November 5, 1935 in Salem to the late Eurton and Lorhada King Roseberry. He was a retired Woodworker and a member of both the Batesville V.F.W. and the First Christian Church of Salem.
Survivors include his wife: Betty Ann Smith Roseberry; his son: Mark Roseberry; his daughter: Paula McKinley; his stepsons: Rick and Scott Patterson; and his stepdaughter: Susan Howard; several grandchildren and several great-grandchildren. He was preceded in death by two brothers and two sisters.
There will be no services, direct cremation was chosen.
Arrangements were handled by Dawalt Funeral Home in Salem.


LEROY “KENT” RIPPY, 77, Pekin, died Monday, September 5, 2011 at Floyd Memorial Hospital in New Albany.
He was born on July 7, 1934 in Washington County to Carl and Birdie Rippy. He was the retired owner of Rippy's Body Shop and a member of the Southern Indiana R.C. Modelers Club.
Survivors include his son: Michael Rippy of Salem; two daughters: Debra Young of Leavenworth, Ind. and Myra Rippy of Tupelo, Miss.; his sister: Nancy Thomas of Louisville; seven grandchildren and 12 great-grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by his parents and his wife: Carole Rippy.
Graveside services were held on Thursday, September 8, 2011 at Horner's Chapel Cemetery.
Funeral arrangements were handled by Weathers Funeral Home.


CHARLES LEO JOHNSON, 69, Lakeland, Florida died Monday, Aug. 22, 2011, at Lakeland Regional Hospital, Lakeland, after a four year battle with cancer.
He was a 50 plus year resident of Austin. He then retired to Lakeland Fla. He enjoyed working on his farm, working in his yard, loved spending time with his family, Kentucky Basketball and trading guns. He worked at Morgan's Foods, Reliance Electric and retired from Cummins Engine Company after 35 years of service. He was born Sept. 14 1941, in a log cabin on English Avenue in Austin, he was the son of Roy and Nellie Combs Johnson. On Sept. 5, 1964, he married Ruthie J. Burns Johnson at the Austin at Church of God, and she survives.
Survivors include his wife, Ruthie J. Burns Johnson at the Austin at Church of God on Sept. 5, 1964, and she survives in Lakeland, Florida. Also surviving are his children, Charles Allen Johnson of Scottsburg and Julia Ann (Jerry) Schrink of Seymour; granddaughter, Whitney Nicole James and step-granddaughter Crystal Schrink; two step-great-grandchildren; his rother, Glen (Mitzi) Johnson; and sister, Shirley (Dan) Deaton.
He was preceded in death by his parents and sister, Reba (Joe) Dewitt and his Step-Mother, Edna Johnson.
A Memorial Service was conducted on Saturday, Sept. 10, 2011 at Buchanan Funeral Home in Austin.
Memorial donations may be given to an Austin High School scholarship fund in the name of Leo Johnson in care of Buchanan Funeral Home.


NELDA ALENE MINERT, 89, died Tuesday, September 6, 2011 at Clark Memorial Hospital.
She was born on April 14, 1922 to John and Alene Dillon in Bostwich, NE. She was a life long Missionary for Christ Gospel Church.
Survivors include her daughter, Cheryl Wilson (Larry) of Charlestown; son, John D. Minert (Tammy) of Cadiz, Ky.; brother, Orin Dillon of Edgan, NE; grandchildren, Jonathan Wilson (Cali) of Charlestown, Julia Sisk (Damon) of Charlestown, Daniel Minert (Patricia) of Cave City, Ky., and Aaron Minert (Misty) of Sellersburg; great-granddaughters, Natalia and Autumn.
Funeral services were Friday, September 9, 2011 at the Christ Gospel Church in Jeffersonville, with burial in the Walnut Ridge Cemetery.
Grayson Funeral Home in Charlestown handled the arrangements.
Expressions can be made to the Gideon’s.


DON E. PEOPLES, 89, of New Albany, died Wednesday evening, September 7, 2011 at his residence.
He was a U.S. Army veteran of World War II. He was a retired safety and ammunitions inspector for the federal government at the ICI Ammunitions Plant in Charlestown. He was a Kentucky Colonel, an elder at Eastside Christian Church in Jeffersonville, and a former member of Calvary Christian Church in Sellersburg. He was born on February 8, 1922 in Pemberville, Ohio to the late Vere B. and Maude (Burkett) Peoples. He was also preceded in death by his wife of 68 years, Jean L. (Murray) Peoples; great-granddaughter, Jyllian; and sister, Doris.
He is survived by his children, Laurel L. Gariepy (David) of Warner Robins, Ga. and Timothy E. Peoples (Julie) of New Albany; grandchildren, Stephen Gariepy, Sarah Quick, Stacy Allen, Erica Malloch; and eight great-grandchildren.
His funeral service will be at 11 a.m. Monday, September 12, in the Paul F. Kraft, Sr. Memorial Chapel at the Newcomer Funeral Home (3309 Ballard Lane, New Albany) with burial and military honors to follow at Kraft-Graceland Memorial Park in New Albany.
Memorial contributions may be made to the Memphis Christian Church (13503 Memphis-Blue Lick Road, Memphis, IN 47143).


FAYE HOWARD SHORT BICKERS, 87, Madison, formerly of Deputy, died Wednesday, September 7, 2011 at Hickory Creek of Madison.
She was born on March 13, 1924 in Leslie County, Ky. to Lloyd and Florence Jackson Howard. She worked for over twenty years as an inspector at the Reliance Electric Company in Madison. She was a member of the Madison Moose Lodge No. 765 and the North Madison Baptist Church.
Survivors include her five daughters: Janice (Ronnie) Cart and Jean (David) Kinyon, both of Madison, Arlene (Charlie) Austin of Plainfield, Ind., Terry (Bob) Hoffman of Lakeland, Fla. and Karen (Doug) Vaughan of Gainsville, Ga.; her son: Roger (Ann) Short of Madison; two step-daughters: Marilyn (Francis) Duncan and Joyce Bickers, both of Madison; two step-sons: Reverend Dennis (Faye) Bickers of Madison and Don Bickers of Lawrenceville, Ill.; two brothers: Earl Howard of Delaware, Oh. and Kelly Howard of Baxter, Ky.; two half-brothers: Elmer and Grant Howard, both of Baxter; her half-sister: Irene Lewis of Jacksonville, Fla.; 12 grandchildren, 13 great-grandchildren, one great-great-grandchild, several step grandchildren and step-great-grandchildren, several nieces, nephews and other relatives.
She was preceded in death by her parents; her daughter: Phyllis Lamb Sheldon; her first husband: Garland Short; her second husband: Elmer Clyde Bickers; her step-granddaughter: Traci Hoffman; her brothers: Jon, Eddie and Issac Howard; and her sisters: Sarah Gray and Sudie Hoskins.
Funeral services were held on Sunday, September 11, 2011 at Morgan & Nay Funeral Centre in Madison. Burial followed in Collins Family Cemetery near Deputy.
The family requests memorial contributions be made to the North Madison Baptist Church or the Collins Family Cemetery.


CHARLES E. CROWDER, SR., 74, Henryville, died Sept. 2, 2011.
A celebration of life reunion will be held Oct. 1, 2011 at Sellersburg Moose Lodge from 2-5 p.m.


JAMES L. HEDGE, 81, of Scottsburg, formerly of Danville, Ind., Noblesville, Ind. and Phoenix, Ariz., died Thursday, Sept. 8, 2011 at his residence.
He was born on July 9, 1930 in Indianapolis, the son of the late Paul Lavern and Mamie (Dodge) Hedge. He was a retired substation maintenance superintendent for Public Service Indiana in Noblesville, a 2nd Lieutenant in the U.S. Army and Korean War veteran and an avid golfer.
Survivors include his wife, Phyllis S. (Vickery)  Hedge; three sons, Mark and Michael Hedge both of Phoenix, Ariz. and Kevin Bowling of Greenfield, Ind.;  two daughters, Cinda Smith of Phoenix, Ariz. And Laura Marie Stewart of Greenfield; a brother, Paul (Barbara) Hedge of Scottsburg, four grandchildren, Josh Parker, Sara McCubbins, Korey Bowling & Carmen Norfleet; four great-grandchildren, Carson, Kendall & Logan Parker and Jasen Tweedy, several nieces & nephews and a sister-in-law who lived with them, Maxine Cripe.
Funeral services were Saturday, Sept. 10, 2011 at Collins Funeral Home in Scottsburg with cremation to follow.
Memorial Contributions may be made to Phi Beta Psi Cancer Research c/o Collins Funeral Home, 465 W. McClain Ave., Scottsburg, Indiana 47170.


DIANA  SANDLIN, 64, of  Austin, died Friday, September 9, 2011 at  Her home.
She was born in Casey County, KY on January 22, 1947, the daughter of  Coyle and Marie (Bastin) Salyers. She was a member of New Harmony Baptist Church in  Austin. She retired from  Wal-Mart , And was a Housewife.
Survivors include her husband, Robert Sandlin; daughter, Mary Beth (Jon) Turner of Austin; son, Robert Dale Sandlin of Austin; sister(s), Louise (Tom) Lacer of Seymour, Connie (Mike) Wilcox of Austin; srother(s), Shannon Dale (Barbara) Saylers of Austin, Joe Saylers of Danville Ind. She is also survived by three grandchildren; Isaiah M. Turner, Lauren M. Turner and James A. Meredith.
Funeral service was Monday September 12 at Buchanan Funeral Home, Austin, with Rev. David Schell officiating. Burial followed at  the Wesley Chapel Cemetery in  Austin.


JO ANN DURHAM, 57, of Salem died Thursday Sept. 8, 2011.
She was a devoted and loving wife, mother and grandmother. She was a homemaker and a former employee of Rainbow's End and Bradie Shrum Elementary School, both in Salem. She was a member of the New Beginning Baptist Church of Salem, and she attended First Southern Baptist of Scottsburg. She was born on April 30,1954, she was the daughter of Bob Merry and Marilyn Stacey Merry.
On June 23, 1972 she married Terry Durham, who survives.
Other survivors include one son, Scott (Lacey) Durham of Salem; one daughter, Angela (Treavor) Phipps of Salem; one brother, Bobby Merry of Scottsburg; and three grandchildren, Devon Hopper, Zane Phipps and Madalyn Durham, all of Salem.
She was preceded in death by her parents and one brother, Mark Merry.
The funeral service will be at 11 a.m. Monday at the Hughes-Taylor Funeral Home in Salem.
Viewing will be from 4-8 p.m. Sunday and after 9 a.m. on Monday at the funeral home.
Burial will follow at Crown Hill Cemetery.
Brother Danny Jackson will officiate.
Donations may be made to the American Cancer Society.
Online expressions of sympathy may be made at www.hughestaylor.net.


ORAL MOODY, 89, died July 12, in Charlestown.
He was born on Sept. 15, 1921, in Greentown.
He is survived by his wife of 66 years, Geneva Spaulding Moody, two children Sharron and Ron, four grandchildren: Todd, Alison, Liz and Lindsay , two great-grandchildren:  Walker and Sayare and a brother Dwight of Franklin.
He was raised in Little York, where he and Geneva became sweethearts in High School.  They were regular attendees of the "Little York" reunion until 2007 even tho the school had closed many years ago. "Dad"  as he was known to friends as well as family let everyone know his roots were in  Southern Indiana. He served with distinction in the U.S. Air Force during World War II.  He attended Indiana University on the GI bill where he received a B.S. in business in 1949.
He was a highly regarded as a distinguished leader in the business community.  He managed 3 different careers in his long and healthy life. He spent his working years in the Chicago area, living in Elgin, Ill from 1950 until Nov., 2010.
He was an officer for Jewel Companies from 1949 to 1983.  He became one of the nations experts in compensation and employee benefits. He helped thousands upon thousands of Jewel people in his 33 year career.
He was a Director for Blue Cross/Blue Shield of Illinois for 21 years and was elected Director Emeritus in 1991.
During this time he was an organizer for MBGH, a consulting company on health compensation.He was a lifetime member of the Elks, the Kiwanis and the VFW.
Send condolences to Geneva Moody @ WVK, 2200 Greentree North, Apt 2104, Clarksville, IN  47129]


MARY ELIZABETH BECKETT, 77, 77, Sellersburg, formerly of Borden, died Sunday, September 10, 2011 at the Rolling Hills Healthcare Center in New Albany.
She was born on April 29, 1934 in Borden to the late John Arthur and Mae Borders Mull. She was retired from Smith Cabinet Company and was a member of Mill Creek Baptist Church.
Survivors include her two sons: Terry Dewayne Beckett of Pekin and Randall David Beckett of Sellersburg; her two daughters: Robin Kim Underwood of Louisville and Karen Elizabeth Hendrickson of Columbus; eight grandchildren, three step-grandchildren and three great-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by two brothers and her husband: Robert John Beckett.
Funeral services were held on Tuesday, September 13, 2011 at the Hughes-Taylor Funeral Home in Borden. Burial followed at Daisy Hill Cemetery, also in Borden.


LEONARD WAYNE “LEO” LOCK, 62, Madison, formerly of Vevay, died Friday, September 9, 2011 at Thornton Terrace Health Campus in Hanover.
He was born on June 4, 1949 in Madison to Leonard and Nona Virginia Darbro Lock. He had worked at the Ogle Haus Inn in Vevay, the Key West Shrimp House in Madison and for Belterra Casino & Resort in Vevay. He was a member of the Fredonin Baptist Church in Switzerland County and had recently moved back to Madison to be close to family.
Survivors include his sister: Darlena Kay (Jerry) Smith of Madison; his brother: Terry Lee Lock of Vevay; four nephews: Keith and Kevin (Valerie) Smith and Joshua (Juanita) and Jacob Lock; three nieces: Terina Herald, Sondra (Chris) Rush and Lisa (Anthony) Walker; great nieces and great nephews: Trisha, Sam, Ben, Keith, Caleb, Olivia, Megan, Taylor, Bentley, Bradley, Drew, Landon and Carter; his uncle and aunt: John and Nina Lock of Vevay; his great aunt: Flossie Lock of Columbus; several cousins and other relatives and friends.
He was preceded in death by his parents; his maternal grandparents: William and Floy Tapp Dabro; and his paternal grandparents: Tad and Ethel Lock.
Funeral services were held on Tuesday, September 13, 2011 at Morgan & Nay Funeral Centre. No burial site was listed.
The family requests memorial contributions be made to the Leo Lock Memorial Fund.


MAELDA S. FIELDS, 95, Scottsburg, died Friday, September 9, 2011in Scottsburg.
She was born on October 26, 1915 in Kentucky to Nicholas and Maude Hamblin Susnick. She was a retired school teacher with Scott School District 1 and was a member of Scaffold Lick Baptist.
Survivors include her brother: Logan (Margaret) Susnick of Austin; and her sisters: Molly Stuart of Austin, Fern Mount of Columbus and Phyllis Lacy of Scottsburg. She was preceded in death by her parents; her husband: Paul Fields; her brothers: Ruthford, Boaz and Jack Susnick; and her sisters: Jean Susnick and Pauline Williams.
Funeral services were held on Monday, September 12, 2011 at Stewart & Hoagland Funeral Home. Burial followed in Whitson Cemetery in Austin.
Memorial contributions may be made to the Johnson Elementary School “Playground Fund” C/O Stewart & Hoagland Funeral Home, 80 N. 1st Street, Scottsburg, IN 47170.


KENDALL BONSETT, 93, Scottsburg, died Saturday, September 10, 2011 in Scottsburg.
He was born on June 13, 1918 in Scott County to Henry and Lena M. Miller Bonsett. He was a former school teacher, retired from the Farm Credit Bureau and the retired President of Production Credit. He was also a W W II veteran and a member of Zoah Christian Church.
Survivors include his grandsons: David Bonsett of Westminister, Colo. and Alan Bonsett of Lyon, Colo.; and his great-grandchildren: Alek, Reagan and Connor Bonsett. He was preceded in death by his parents; his wife: Doris Bonsett; and his son: Bradley Bonsett.
Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. on Friday, September 16, 2011 at Stewart & Hoagland Funeral Home. Burial will follow in Scottsburg Cemetery.
Visitation will be held at the funeral home on Thursday, September 14, 2011 from 4 to 8 p.m. and on Friday from 9 a.m. until the time of services.
Memorial contributions may be made to the Scottsburg High School Scholarship Fund C/O Stewart & Hoagland Funeral Home, 80 N. 1st Street, Scottsburg, IN 47170.


TERESA MICHELLE KASEY, 47 of Charlestown, died Sunday, September 11, 2011 at St. Catherine Regional Hospital.
She is survived by her beloved husband of 25 years, David, three children who she loved dearly, Erica Michelle Streets and husband Blaire, Amanda Danielle Kasey and Austin Michael Kasey, and her two week old grandson, Camden Josiah Streets. She is also survived by her parents, Steve and Trina Crace, sisters, Christina Nicole Crace and Stephanie Lynn Donhoff(Brian) and many nieces and nephews and good friends.
She was a nurse for 25 years at Floyd Memorial Hospital, and had just recently enjoyed her retirement.
Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. on Wednesday, September 14, 2011 at Grayson Funeral Home, Charlestown with burial in Crace Cemetery, Charlestown.


ROBERT DALE “ROB” HALL, 62, of Crothersville, died Monday, September 12, 2011 at his home.
He was born on January 8, 1949 in New Albany, the son of Dale Fouts of New Albany and Harriett Jane (Stricker) Hall of Crothersville.
He graduated from Martinsville High School in 1967 then moved to Crothersville. On October 26, 1968 he married Barb (Colwell) Hall who survives in Crothersville.
He worked at the American Can Company for 22 years, then was employed at Golden Castings for sixteen years, and lastly at NTN Driveshaft in Columbus for the past seven years.
Also surviving are his two children, Robert W. “Bobby” Hall of Paris Crossing, Jennifer A. (Kenny) Wienhorst of Paris Crossing, two grandchildren, Whitney and Lane Wienhorst of Paris Crossing, siblings, Edward Daniel Hall of Seymour, Susan (Joe) Earley of Crothersville, Mary Lou (Lanny) Monroe of Crothersville, David (Lisa) Fouts of Louisville, Debra Carman (Tim) of Lanesville, and step mother, Dorothy Fouts of New Albany. His adoptive father R. Wayne Hall preceded him in death.
Reverend Jon Pearce and Reverend Mark Wooten, will conduct funeral services at 11:00 AM on Thursday, Sept. 15, 2011 at Adams Funeral Home & Crematory in Crothersville, with burial to follow at Crothersville Cemetery.
Friends may visit the family on Wednesday, Sept. 14, 2011 from 4-8 p.m. at Adams Funeral Home & Crematory and after 9 a.m. on Thursday Sept. 15, 2011 at Adams Funeral Home & Crematory.
Memorial donations may be given in memory of Rob to ALS association, American Heart association, and Schneck Hospital Hospice c/o Adams Funeral Home & Crematory, 110 E. Howard Street, Crothersville, IN 47229


IDA MAE BLUME GRIFFIN, 77, Apollo Beach, Fla., formerly of Scottsburg, died Wednesday, September 7, 2011.
She was born on February 23, 1934 in Scottsburg to Harold K and Ladie Mae Hougland Blume. She was the originator of Toys from the Phantom Santa during her residence in Indiana and worked in the real estate business after moving to Apollo Beach. She was also a member of the Presbyterian church.
Survivors include her husband: Jack W. Griffin of Apollo Beach; her sons: Charles S. Baker of Scottsburg and James K (Debra) Baker of Martinsville, Ind; her stepdaughter: Jennifer (Patrick) Maher; her grandchildren: Chuck, Amanda and Andrea; and her three great-grandchildren: Joshua, Nathan and Emily. She was preceded in death by her parents and a brother: James M. Blume.
Funeral services will be held at 1:30 p.m. on Thursday, September 15, 2011 at Stewart & Hoagland Funeral Home. Visitation will be held on Thursday from noon until the time of services. Burial will follow in Scottsburg Cemetery.
Memorial; contributions may be made to C/O Stewart & Hoagland Funeral Home, 80 N. 1st Street, Scottsburg, IN 47170.




 

 

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