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Obituaries November 30, 2011 PDF Print E-mail
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Tuesday, 29 November 2011 00:00

FRANKLIN PAUL WHITE, 54
RENDA V. GRAWITCH, 47
MARGARET R. (RICHARDS) MULLINS, 89
PHILIP DEAN KANE
CARL RICHARD WILLIAMS, 72
HELEN L. SPURGEON, 75
FRANKLIN PAUL WHITE, 54
LAVONNE SMITH, 83
CARL RICHARD WILLIAMS, 72
LLOYD DOUGLAS STACY, 69
HELEN LYONS, 86
EARL COX, JR., 74
BARBARA A. (MANNEN) SCHMELZ, 72
GARRY L. AULT, 70
ELMER L. ROSE, 91
MARIETTA REID, 88
MARY A. BROWN, 75
JOHN O. GAMBLE, 82
KEVIN W. LARSON, 52
MARY CATHERINE KIDD, 56
JOHN FRANK GRAVES, JR., 65
BETTY JEAN POE, 86
BONNIE JOYCE CUMMINGS JEVREMOVIC
SHIRLEY  RICE, 50
CHARLES KEITH MARION, 54
LOUIS J. SMITH, JR. "LOUIE", 51
CYNTHIA MAE SMITH, 81

 

FRANKLIN PAUL WHITE, 54, of Crothersville, died Monday, November 21, 2011 at Floyd Memorial Hospital.
He was born August 9, 1957 in Scottsburg, the son of the late Paul White and Elsie (Barger) White, who survives. He married to Faye (McIntosh) White, who survives. He was a member of Church of the Lord Jesus Christ Crothersville.
Survivors include sons, Franklin Paul White, III, Austin, David Wayne White, Austin; daughter: Amber Louise White, Crothersville; a sister Carol Rosemeyer, Crothersville. He is also survived by four grandchildren.
Funeral services will be at 2 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 26, 2011 at Buchanan Funeral Home with Rev. Herbie White officiating.
Visitation is from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday at Buchanan Funeral Home.
Burial will be at White & Roberts Cemetery, Austin.
Online Condolences can be made at www.buchananfuneralhome.net.
Buchanan Funeral Home 115 North Second Street, Austin, Indiana 47102.


RENDA V. GRAWITCH, 47, a life long resident of Borden died Sunday, November 21, 2011 at Floyd Memorial Hospital.
Born November 29, 1963 in Clark County she is the daughter of Bill and Esther (Brown) Higgs who both survive in rural Borden. She was 1982 Borden High School graduate, a homemaker and formerly involved with the girl scouts and was actively involved with the Henryville Golden Band Boosters. On August 31, 1985 in Borden she married Christopher Michael Grawitch who died on January 17, 2011.
Other survivors include, two children, a daughter, Billie Jo (Matthew) Stevens of Louisville, a son, Daniel Christopher Grawitch of Borden, a granddaughter, Shelby Alexis Stevens of Louisville, four siblings, Thomas (Nadine) Higgs of Roundhill, David (Terri) Higgs of Georgetown, J.B. Higgs of Greenville and Anna (Gary) Frankfort, Ky.
Reverend Michael Hornback will conduct funeral services at 2 p.m. on Friday, November 25, 2011 at Adams Funeral Home and Crematory in Henryville with burial to follow at Ebenezer Cemetery.
Friends may call from 11 a.m. until 2 p.m. on Friday at Adams Funeral Home & Crematory in Henryville.
Memorial contributions can be given in memory of Renda to the family for funeral expenses.
Online condolences may be given to the family at www.AdamsFuneralHomeonline.com.


MARGARET R. (RICHARDS) MULLINS, 89, of Scottsburg, died November 21, 2011.
She was born in Louisville, on August 26, 1922 to Earl & Eugenia Richards. She grew up in Sellersburg and was a 1940 graduate of Silver Creek High School. In 1943, she graduated from the St. Anthony School of Nursing and worked as a registered nurse until age 75. She worked in various hospitals in the local area and in 1963 moved to Scottsburg and became the Director of Nurses at Scott Memorial Hospital where she also served as interim Hospital Administrator for a short time. In 1968, she opened one of the first home health agencies in Indiana and was instrumental in establishing home health guidelines for both state and national agencies.
She was a life-long member of the United Methodist Church and was a member of the Scottsburg United Methodist Church since 1963 where she was very active in various committees and activities. After retirement, she enjoyed playing cards and traveling with her friends. She loved serving others and spending time with her family and grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Willard J. Mullins and a son, Walt Collet (Louis). She is survived by a daughter, Gene Ann Shapinsky; two granddaughters, Andrea and Ashleigh Shapinsky; a great granddaughter, Avereigh Ortega all of Scottsburg; a brother, Joseph A. Richards of Naples, Fla. and one step grandson, Mike Mullins of Charlestown.
Visitation will be at Collins Funeral Home in Scottsburg, from 4-8 p.m. on Friday, Nov. 25 and on Saturday after 9 a.m. at the Scottsburg United Methodist Church.
Funeral services will be at 11 a.m. on Saturday, Nov. 26 at her church with burial to follow in Scottsburg Cemetery.
Memorials can be made to her church c/o Collins Funeral Home. Online condolences: www.collinsfuneralhome.net


PHILIP DEAN KANE, 65, Palmyra, died Tuesday, November 22, 2011 at Indian Creek Health and Rehabilitation Center in Corydon.
He was born on September 7, 1946 in Louisville to the late Charles and Lena Burns Kane. He was retired from Ford Motor Company in Louisville and a member of Greenville Christian Church in Greenville.
Survivors include his wife: Kay Kirtley Kane; his sons: Nicholas (Cathy) Kane of Larsen, Wis. and Jeremy (Kimberly) Kane of Delta, Colo.; his grandchildren: Philip and Justin Dirck and Spencer, Hammond, Finnegan and Maggie Kane; and his brother: Ronald Kane of Dayton, Oh. He was preceded in death by his parents and his brother: Sonny Kane.
Funeral services were held on Saturday, November 26, 2011 at Greenville Christian Church.
The family requests memorial contributions be made to the Alzheimer's Association.
Beanblossom-Cesar Funeral Home handled the funeral arrangements.


CARL RICHARD WILLIAMS,72, died Wednesday November 23, 2011 at Floyd Memorial Hospital.
He was born on February 2, 1939 in Assumption, IL the son of Russell Eugene and Amanda Evelyn Williams. He was a carpenter and was a member of the Pleasant Ridge Baptist Church in Charlestown.
Survivors include his wife Pearl Cole Williams; son, Garrett Britton, Charlestown; daughters, Denise Williams, Monticello, Ill., Kristy Baum, Decatur, Ill. and Rachael Balajo, Louisville; brothers, Larry Williams, Ramsey, Ill., Wayne Williams, Decatur, Ill., Leland “Pete” Williams, Dalton City, Ill. and Merle Williams, Custer Park, Ill.; sister, Phyllis Goodbred, Mt. Zion, Ill. and six grandchildren.
Funeral services will be held at 1 p.m. Monday, November 30, 2011 at the Pleasant Ridge Baptist Church, Charlestown with burial in Charlestown Cemetery.
Visitation will held from 11 a.m. until time of service on Monday at the church Grayson Funeral Home Charlestown is in charge of arrangements.
Expressions of sympathy in memory of Mr. Williams may take the form of donations to the Pleasant Ridge Baptist Church.
Condolences can be sent to www.graysonfuneralhome.com


HELEN L. SPURGEON, 75, of Salem died Wednesday, Nov. 23, 2011 at Northwood in Salem.
She was born Dec. 18, 1935 in Ridgeland South Carolina, the daughter of George and Etta Nixon Harris. She was retired from GKN and a member of the First Baptist Church, American Baptist Women, Eastern Booster Club and Franklin Township Fire Auxiliary.
She was a married on Oct. 15, 1955 to Donavon Spurgeon, who survives. She is also survived by four sons, Michael, Christopher and Wesley Spurgeon, all of Salem and Troy Spurgeon of Pekin; a brother, George W. Harris Jr. of Bloomington; four grandchildren and two great-grandchildren.
She is preceded in death by her parents.
Funeral services will be held Saturday at 10 a.m. at Weathers Funeral Home.
Burial will follow in Crown Hill Cemetery.
Visitation will be Friday from 4-8 p.m. and Saturday from 8 a.m. until time of service.


FRANKLIN PAUL WHITE, 54, of Crothersville, died Monday, November 21, 2011 in Floyd Memorial Hospital in New Albany.
He was born August 9, 1957 in Scottsburg, the son of the late Paul White and Elsie (Barger) White, who survives. He is married to Faye (McIntosh) White, who survives in Crothersville. He was a member of Church of the Lord Jesus Christ in Crothersville.
Survivors include sons, Franklin Paul White, III, Austin, David Wayne White, Austin; a daughter, Amber Louise White, Crothersville; sisters, Carol Rosemeyer, Crothersville and his mother, Elsie White, Crothersville. He is also survived by four grandchildren, Benji White, Arizona White, Kimber Wooten, and Jada White.
He was preceded in death by his father, Paul White.
Funeral services were Saturday, Nov. 26, 2011 at Buchanan Funeral Home with Rev. Herbie White officiating.
Burial followed at White & Roberts Cemetery in Austin, Indiana.
Online Condolences can be made at www.buchananfuneralhome.net.


LAVONNE SMITH, 83, of Lexington, died Saturday, Nov. 19, 2011 at her residence.
She was born in Sircoxie, Missouri on June 13, 1928, the daughter of the late Jule and Irene (Vandergriff) McNealy. She was a homemaker, a member of the Cornerstone Baptist Church in Hanover, enjoyed flying with her late husband and had her private pilot's license with a commercial endorsement.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Thomas J. "Jay" Smith; a brother, Marion McNealy and a sister, Mildred Branch.
Survivors include two daughters, Deborah L. Piercy (Buddy) of Cape Coral, Florida and Pamela G. Hurley (Mike) of Brownstown; a son, Pastor Rickie T. Smith (Mary) of Sidney, Illinois; five sisters, Opal Holt of Tucson, Arizona, Dorothy Hicks of St. Joseph, Michigan, Shirley Cunningham of Wood River, Illinois, Patricia Johnson of Edwardsville, Illinois and Judy Halbrook of Sacramento, California; a brother, Bobby McNealy of Cottage Hills, Illinois; eight grandchildren, 1 step-granddaughter and several great-grandchildren.
Funeral services were Monday, Nov. 28, 2011 at Collins Funeral Home. Burial followed in Lexington Cemetery.
Online condolences:www.collinsfuneralhome.net


CARL RICHARD WILLIAMS, 72, Charlestown, died Wednesday November 23, 2011 at Floyd Memorial Hospital.
He was born on February 2, 1939 in Assumption, Ill. the son of Russell Eugene and Amanda Evelyn Williams. He was a carpenter and was a member of the Pleasant Ridge Baptist Church in Charlestown.
Survivors include his wife Pearl Cole Williams; son, Garrett Britton, Charlestown; daughters, Denise Williams, Monticello, Ill., Kristy Baum, Decatur, Ill. and Rachael Balajo, Louisville; brothers, Larry Williams, Ramsey, Ill., Wayne Williams, Decatur, Ill., Leland “Pete” Williams, Dalton City, Ill and Merle Williams, Custer Park, Ill.; sister, Phyllis Goodbred, Mt. Zion, Ill. and six grandchildren.
Funeral services were Monday, November 28, 2011 at the Pleasant Ridge Baptist Church, Charlestown with burial in Charlestown Cemetery.
Grayson Funeral Home Charlestown is in charge of arrangements.
Expressions of sympathy in memory of Mr. Williams may take the form of donations to the Pleasant Ridge Baptist Church.
Condolences can be sent to www.graysonfuneralhome.com


LLOYD DOUGLAS STACY, 69, Charlestown, died Monday November 21, 2011 at his residence.
He was born on March 5, 1942 in Perry County, Ky. the son of Lloyd and Effie Caudill Stacy. He was a retired Engineer for the CSX Railroad after thirty-five years.
Survivors include his sons, Robert Stacy, Charlestown, Sheldon Stacy and Mark Stacy(Donna) both of Madison; brothers, Otis Stacy, Charlestown, Denver Stacy, Hazard, Ky. and Skip Stacy, Perry County, Ky.; sister, Ella Mae Suffridge, Bullitt County, Ky. and six grandchildren.
Memorial services were Monday, November 28, 2011 at the Grayson Funeral Home, Charlestown.
Condolences can be sent to www.graysonfuneralhome.com


HELEN LYONS, 86, of Charlestown, died Wednesday, November 23, 2011 at her home.
She was born on October 6, 1925 in Viper, Ky. She was a former employee of ICI in Charlestown a sales associate for The Barn Furniture Store in Jeffersonville and a Homemaker. She was a member of the North Charlestown Church of God and was an avid Bowler until the age of 80.
Survivors include her sons, Jack Lyons Taylorsville, Ky., Jim Lyons and Danny Lyons both of Charlestown; daughter, Brenda Smothers, Charlestown; brothers, Kenneth Bach, Tucson, Ariz. and Frank Bach, Amelia, Ohio; grandchildren, Kenny Lyons, Sandy Mason, Angie Smothers, Ephriom Smothers, Tammy Deaton-Adams, Charles Lyons, Shannon(Lyons)Campbell, and Billy Lyons; 17 great-grandchildren and one great-great-grandchild.
She was preceded in death by her parents, husband, Arnold Lyons Sr.; sons, Arnold Lyons Jr. and Charles Lyons Sr.; daughters, Charlene Lyons and infant Debbie Lyons; brother, Homer Bach; sister Irene Perin; granddaughter, Jacquline(Lyons)Stover.
Memorial services were Tuesday, November 29, 2011 at Grayson Funeral Home, Charlestown with burial in Charlestown Cemetery.
Online expressions of sympathy can be made at www.graysonfuneralhome.com


EARL COX, JR., 74, of Charlestown, died Wednesday Nov. 23, 2011 at Floyd Memorial Hospital.
He was born on Oct. 23 1937 in Lebanon, Ky. to Omar and Laura Mae Pendygraft Cox who preceded him in death. He was a United States Marine veteran and a former police officer and a member of the Pioneer Baptist Church in Harrodsburg, Ky.
Survivors include his wife the former Deloris Taylor, daughters; Brenda Purcell of Lancaster, Ky., Mary Isaacs of Paint Lick, Ky. and Angie Richards of Stanford, Ky., step-sons; Daniel May of Louisville, Kevin and Ronald May and James Farmer all of Charlestown, step-daughters; Rhonda Kern of Otisco, Kennea May and Shetila Stephens both of Charlestown, brothers; Carl Cox of Campbellsville, Ky., Bill Cox of Taylorsville, Ky. and James and Donald Gosnell both of Scottsville, Ky.; sisters, Margaret King of Franklin, Ohio, Shirley Hudson of Harrodsburg, Ky. and Geraldine Cox of Taylorsville, Ky.; six grandchildren and one great-grandchild and 15 step-grandchildren and 16 step-great-grandchildren.
Funeral services were Sunday November 27, 2011 at Grayson Funeral Home in Charlestown with burial in Charlestown Cemetery.


BARBARA A. (MANNEN) SCHMELZ, 72, Lanesville,died November 24, 2011.
She was born on December 14, 1938 in Louisville, to the late Harry and Anna (Hoch) Mannen. She was also preceded in death by her siblings, Harry “Junie,” Bob and Frank Mannen She was a member of St. Mary’s Catholic Church in Lanesville.
She is survived by her husband of 32 years, Leroy A. Schmelz; children, Denise Monyhan, Bill Harold (Sandy), Vickie Deluna (Joe), Theresa Wright (Troy); nine grandchildren and one great-grandchild; numerous nieces and nephews.
Her Funeral Mass was Monday, Nov. 21 at St. Mary’s Catholic Church (2500 St. Mary’s Dr. NE, Lanesville) followed by burial in the church cemetery.
Newcomer Funeral Home (3309 Ballard Lane, New Albany, Indiana) handled the local arrangements.
Contributions in her memory may be made to Hosparus – the Hospice Community of Southern Indiana.
To leave a special message for the family, please visit www.newcomerindiana.com.


GARRY L. AULT, 70, of Bloomington died Wednesday, Nov. 23 at his residence.
He was born on July 30, 1941 in Jackson County the son of Homer Leland and Martha Grace (Reynolds) Ault. He retired in 2001 after 351/2 years with the Indiana Dept. of Natural Resources as a conservation officer and previously served as a deputy sheriff with the Jackson Co. Sheriff’s office. He graduated from Tampico High School. He also work numerous part-time jobs including 32 years with Allen Funeral Home in Bloomington.
He was a member of the Fraternal Order of Police in Mitchell and a longtime member of Sherwood Oaks Christian Church in Bloomington.
Garry is survived by his loving wife, Judith (Crago) Ault, three sons; Kevin (Janet) Ault of Nashville, David (Madonna) Ault of Homassa, Fla. and Greg (Janet) Ault of Princeton, one sister, Janie Densford of Scottsburg, his grandchildren; Wesley Ault, Meghan Ault, Corie Sutton, Kristin Galloway, Thomas Ault, Emma Ault, Noah Followell, Honnah Followell, Kane Crabtree and Cole Crabtree.
He was preceded in death by his parents, one son, Garry Douglas Ault, his step-father, Frank “Pop” Densford, one nephew, Kelly Densford and one brother-in-law, Edward Densford.
Funeral services were Tuesday, Nov. 29, 2011 at Allen Funeral Home, 4155 S. Old St. Rd. 37 in Bloomington.
Burial followed at Clear Creek Cemetery.
Online condolences may be sent to the family at www.allenfuneralhome.org


ELMER L. ROSE, 91, of Scottsburg, died Friday, Nov. 25, 2011 at Scott Memorial Hospital in Scottsburg.
He was born on October 20, 1920 in Scott County, the son of the late Zeb M. and Lola Frances(Broady) Rose.
He was a farmer, a member of the Fairview Christian Church and a life resident of Scott County.
He was preceded in death by his wife, Olive B. (Mull) Rose; two grandsons, Randy Rose & Jason Higdon and three brothers, Marion, Glen & Elson Rose.
Survivors include three children, Robert Allen Rose (Sue), Joyce Lee Higdon (Walter) and Judith Carol Owen (Jerry) all of Scottsburg; five grandchildren, Joey Higdon, Jenny Surber, Melissa Lytle, Michelle Owen & Anthony Allen and 10 great-grandchildren, Rachel, Mariah, Hannah, Alivia, Avery, Ava, Karson, Kendra, Kaitlyn & Kara and Tara.
Funeral services were Monday at Collins Funeral Home with burial in Scottsburg Cemetery.
Memorial Contributions may be made to the Scott County Relay for Life c/o Collins Funeral Home.
Online condolences and be left at www.collinsfuneralhome.net.


MARIETTA REID, 88, of Scottsburg, died Wednesday, Nov. 23, 2011, at her daughter's residence in Pawleys Island, South Carolina.
She was born on September 6, 1923 in Scottsburg, the daughter of the late Gilbert and Mary Mae Belle (Shirley) Shields.
She was married on Nov. 21, 1941 to Donald Q. Reid, who preceded her in death on May 31, 1990. She was a graduate of Scottsburg High School and the Bill Hixon's School of Design in Columbus, Ohio. She was the former co-owner & operator of Fashions in Flowers, a member of the Scottsburg United Methodist Church, Psi Iota Xi Sorority, Honorary Kentucky Colonel, past Director of the Indiana State Florist Association, selected Judge for the "Designer of the Year" contest for the Midwest Trade & Design School on three occasions. Marietta has also appeared as a guest designer at the Michigan State Florist, New York Metropolitan, Chicago Allied, Midwest (Indiana State), Society of Iowa State Florist and many other state and local shows.
Survivors include three daughters, Donna Jeanne Corinna (Don) of Pawleys Island, South Carolina, Mariann Reid Kikta (Jack) of Van Buren, Arkansas and Lisa Jane Johnson(Mike) of Durham, North Carolina; a son, James Quentin Reid (Trish) of San Antonio, Texas; two sisters, Jewell Eileen Losey of Scottsburg and Norma Gail Bogardus (Bob) of Oklahoma City, Oklahoma and two grandsons, Cash Quentin & Jameson Laurance Reid.
Funeral services will be at 11 a.m. on Friday, Dec. 2, 2011 at Collins Funeral Home with a private burial in Scottsburg Cemetery.
Visitation is from 4-8 p.m. Thursday, Dec. 1, 2011 and after 9 a.m. Friday at Collins Funeral Home.
Onlinecondolences may be made at www.collinsfuneralhome.net.


MARY A. BROWN, 75, Fredericksburg, died Friday, 25, 2011 at her home.
She was born in Indiana and was a member of Victory Baptist Church in New Salisbury.
Survivors include her husband: Charles Brown; her sons: James Brown, Sr. of Marengo and David Brown of Bowling Green, Ky.; her daughter: Donna Bruner of New Salisbury; her sister: Fern Embrey of Salem; six grandchildren and seven great-grandchildren.
Funeral services were held on Monday, November 28, 2011 at Love Funeral Home in Palmyra.
Burial followed in Palmyra Cemetery.


JOHN O. GAMBLE, 82, Salem, died Friday, November 25, 2011 at Scott Memorial Hospital.
He was born on March 9, 1929 in Washington County to Harold and Sarah Leatherman Gamble. He was retired from Tecumseh Small Engines and as a farmer. He was a member of Little York Masonic Lodge #512.
Survivors include his son: Harold O. Gamble of Salem; his daughters: Charlene Lawrence and Johna Voyles, both of Salem; his sister: Carolyn Barker of Brownsburg, Ind.; six grandchildren and two great-grandchildren. He was preceded in death by his wife: Carol Joan Gamble.
Burial took place in Franklin Cemetery.


KEVIN W. LARSON, 52, Greenville, died Saturday, November 26, 2011 at his home.
He was born in New Albany to Linnie Larson. He was a member of Graceland Baptist in New Albany.
Survivors include his wife: Rebecca Larson; his sons: Wayne and Joseph Larson; his daughter: Sara Nino; his step-son: Dustin Williamson; his step-daughters: Kayla Gribbins and Amber Tungate; his mother; his brothers: Kyle, Brad and Scott Larson; his sisters: Jane Ellenbrand and Jennifer Buss; his grandchildren: Sophia Nino and Zarek Stone; 11 nephews and eight nieces.
Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. on Wednesday, November 30, 2011 at Love Funeral Home in Palmyra. Burial will follow in Greenville Cemetery.
Visitation will be held on Wednesday from 9 a.m. until the time of services.


MARY CATHERINE KIDD, 56, Jeffersonville, died Thursday, November 24, 2011 at St. Vincent Hospital.
She was born on March 11, 1955 to the late Clyde and Bernardine Taylor Stahl. She was a homemaker.
Survivors include her sons: Andrew and Alexander King, both of Jeffersonville, Jeremy, Jeffery and Joseph Kidd, all of Salem; her daughter: Heather King of Louisville; her brothers: Stephen Stahl of Florida, Donald and Samuel Stahl, both of Sellersburg, Paul and Clyde T. Stahl, both of Pekin, Mike Stahl of Kentucky and Phil Stahl of Salem; her sisters: Susan Stahl of Jeffersonville, Alice Lowrance of Nashville, Ind. and Esthern Elkins of Brownstown, IN; and eight grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her parents.
Cremation was chosen, there will be no services.
Arrangements were handled by Hughes-Taylor Funeral Home.


JOHN FRANK GRAVES, JR., 65, Lexington, died Thursday, November 24, 2011 at his home.
He was born in Scottsburg on July 15, 1946 to John F. Graves, Sr. and Freda Smith Graves. He had worked at the American Can Company and for Marble Hill Nuclear Site for many years. He had currently been a self-employed bookkeeper and accountant. He was a U.S. Navy veteran of the Vietnam War and a member of the New Bethel United Methodist Church in Chelsea.
Survivors include his daughter: Wendy Michelle (Daniel) Drury of LaGrange, Ky.; his sons: John Frank Graves, III of Indianapolis and Gabriel Niles Graves of Hanover; his sisters: Barbara (Pete) Gotowka and Kay Small, both of St. Petersburg, Fla.; his sisters-in-law and brothers-in-law: Pat Graves of Mitchell, Norma Herin of Madison, John and Cheryl Herin Soule of Veneta, Ore., Reverend Dwight and Lydia Herin of West Lafayette, Ind., Duane and Debbie Herin of Chadwick, Ill., and Norman Herin of Indianapolis; his grandchildren: Quentin and Dominic Drury, Iesha Cosby and Tasha Boldery; several nieces, nephews, cousins and other relatives.
He was preceded in death by his parents; his wife: Glenna Mae Herin Graves; his brother: Gary Graves; and his brother-in-law: Charlie Small.
Funeral services will be held at 1 p.m. on Saturday, December 3, 2011 at New Bethel United Methodist Church. Burial will follow in New Bethel Cemetery near Chelsea.
Visitation will be held on Saturday, December 3, from 11 a.m. until the time of services.
The family requests memorial contributions be made to the Susan G. Komen For The Cure Foundation or the Jefferson County Animal Shelter.
Funeral arrangements were handled by Morgan & Nay Funeral Centre in Madison.


BETTY JEAN POE, 86, Campbellsburg, died Sunday, November 27, 2011 at Mitchell Manor.
She was born on June 9, 1925 in Bedford, Ind. to Isaac and Gladys Fleetwood Drew. She was retired from P an F Specialty Wholesale Advertising and was a Mary Kay Consultant. She was also a member of Livonia Baptist Church.
Survivors include her sons: Perry Everett (Cindy) Poe of Campbellsburg and David Andrew “Andy” (Vicky) Dunwoody of Mitchell; her daughter: Rebecca Jean “Becky” (Calvin) Holt of Brownsville, Ky.; her brother: William Dean Drew of Batesville, Ind.; six grandchildren, four great-grandchildren and three step-great-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her parents and her sister: Bernadene Jane Drew McIntosh.
Funeral services will be held at 1 p.m. on Wednesday, November 30, 2011 at Livonia Baptist Church. Burial will follow in Claysville Cemetery.
Visitation will take place on Wednesday from 10 a.m. until the time of services.
Funeral arrangements were handled by Weathers Funeral Home.


BONNIE JOYCE CUMMINGS JEVREMOVIC, Southwest Ranches, Fla., formerly Charlestown, died Sunday, November 20, 2011 at her home.
She was born on July 31, 1944 in Central City, Ky. to the late Dave and Bonnie Cummings.
Survivors include her husband: Albert Jevremovic; her son: Todd (Bobbi) Hyde; her daughter: Sheri; her step-son: George Jevremovic; her brother: Tony Cummings; and her grandchildren: Josh, Kent, Mitchell, Kyle, Brianna. She was preceded in death by her parents.
A memorial service was held on Sunday, November 27, 2011 at Forest Lawn Memorial Gardens South.


SHIRLEY  RICE, 50,  of Scottsburg, died Saturday,  November 26, 2011 at Jewish Hospital   Louisville.
She was born May 2, 1961 in Chavies, Ky., the daughter of the late Brown  Baker  and Dorothy  (White) Baker. She was of Pentecostal Faith.
Survivors include her son, Travis Rice, Scottsburg; brothers, David Baker, Austin, Earl Baker, Crothersville, Bobby Baker, Chavies Ky., Jimmy Baker, Chavies Ky., Edward Baker, Chavies Ky.; Sisters, Anna Mae Cook, Scottsburg, Annette Baker, Chavies, Ky.  She is also survived by one grandchild.
Cremation was chosen.
Buchanan Funeral Home, Austin Indiana is in charge of arrangments.
On line condolences can be made at www.buchananfuneralhome.net


CHARLES KEITH MARION, 54, Pekin, died Sunday, Nov. 27, 2011, in Kindred Hospital of Louisville.
He was a member of the First Baptist Church of Pekin.In 1982, he married the former Yvonda Jane McCrady. She preceded him in death on Dec. 19, 1992. He was a life resident of Washington County. He was born Aug. 7, 1957, to Charles E. and Hazel Miller Marion.
Survivors include his father, three sisters, Opal M. Burns, Jeffersonville, Linda Lou Ledford, Pekin, and Patricia M. Fisher, New Albany; and a brother, Donald E. Marion, Pekin.
He was preceded in death by his mother.
Funeral services were Tuesday, Nov. 29 at Dawalt Funeral Home in Salem with Rev. Jerry Goodwin officiating.
Interment followed in Walnut Hill Cemetery, Borden.
Memorial contributions may be made to WHAS Crusade For Children, P.O. Box 1100, Louisville, Ky. 40201.


LOUIS J. SMITH, JR. "LOUIE", 51, of Scottsburg, died Saturday, Nov. 26, 2011 at his residence.
He was born on December 18, 1959 in Jeffersonville,  the son of the late Louis J. Smith Sr. and Rosa (Ivey) Sayre.
He was a member of the First Christian Church in Scottsburg and the Hayden Chapel Masonic Lodge # 412.
Survivors include a daughter, Candace Turner of Henryvill;   Mother & Stepfather, Rosa & Everett Sayre of Scottsburg, and a companion, Angela West of Scottsburg.  Funeral Service: 1:00 pm on Wednesday at Collins Funeral Home with burial in Ivy Hill Cemetery in Underwood, Indiana.
Visitation: 10 am to 1 pm Wednesday at Collins Funeral Home.
Online condolences: www.collinsfuneralhome.net


CYNTHIA MAE SMITH, 81, of Scottsburg, died Sunday Nov. 27, 2011 at Scott Memorial Hospital. She was born January 28, 1930 in Lothair, Kentucky, the daughter of the late Floyd and Elsie (Baker) McIntosh. She was a homemaker and a member of the Chelsea Church of God.
Survivors include two daughters: Edna (Ronnie) Spicer of Austin & Georgia Smith of Scottsburg and eight grandchildren, William Eugene Smith, Barbara Ann Smith, Jennifer R. Thomas, Jaime - Rae M. Smith, Daniel Lee Smith, Paul William Smith, Brian Allen Smith & Brenda Lee Boicourt; 25 great-grandchildren and five great-great-grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by four sons: William, Wayne, Jimmy & Frank Smith; a brother: Junior McIntosh; a sister: Juanita Evans; a grandson, David Smith, and a granddaughter, Michelle Spicer.
Funeral service will be at 1 p.m. on Thursday at Scottsburg Church of God with burial to follow in Wesley Chapel Cemetery.
Visitation is from 4-8 p.m. Wednesday at Collins Funeral Home and after 11 a.m. Thursday at the church.
Memorial Contributions may be made to her church c/o Collins Funeral Home.
Online Condolences. www.collinsfuneralhome.net.


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