ANNA MARIE (HOEHN) SCHELLENBERGER, 96
WANDA GAY (LOPER) MAXIE, 77
CHRISTIANUS MARINUS GOVERS, 72
WAYNE ELSTON, 72
NICHOLAS “NICK” DAVID AUSTIN, 22
RICHARD L. COX, 79
LEWIS A. SATCHWILL, 54
DAYLYNN TERRY RITZ, 4
SAMUEL A. “SAM” SAULEY, 73
ALETA M. SIMPSON, 78
JOHN W. BABBS, 84
DON RADCLIFF, 79
NORMA RUTH SIZEMORE, 82
AGNES (AKINS) BISHOP 95
NELLIE HEITZ, 98
ELIZABETH LOUISE GRIMES, 90
KATHY FLINT GOINS, 62
JOANN M. (FORBIS) MILLINER, “MEMA”, 76
MILDRED HOLLAN, 64
CONNIE SUE BRITTON CARLISLE, 67
MARY L. MCFARLAND LAUNDERBAUGH, 8
RAMONA JOYCE THOMPSON, 69
CARMEN ROBERTS BAXTER ROSE, 49
ETHEL I ROBBINS, 101
ELISHA EDWARD "JUNIOR" DEAN, JR, 78
ANNA MARIE (HOEHN) SCHELLENBERGER, 96, died March 5, 2012 in New Albany.
A long-time member of Holy Family Catholic Church in New Albany and a former member of St. Mary Lanesville Catholic Church, she was active in the Holy Family Marian and Quilters Guilds. She made rosaries for Rosary Makers in Louisville who provided rosaries for various missions throughout the world. She crocheted beautiful baby afghans and stitched handmade quilts for St. Elizabeth-Catholic Charities in New Albany and made lap covers for residents of Providence Retirement Home. Well into her 90’s, she volunteered at many functions of the Second Street Neighborhood Association in Louisville.
She was born on June 29, 1915, in Indianapolis to the late George and Ida (Reibel) Hoehn.
She is preceded in death by her husband of 52 years, George M. Schellenberger; son, Carl Schellenberger; brother, Walter Hoehn; and sister, Frances Schellenberger.
She is survived by her children, Paul Schellenberger (Jean), Dennis Schellenberger, John Schellenberger (Anita), Mary Baker (Jerry), and Jo Ann Lockhart (Zane); grandchildren, Melissa Riley (Bryan), Adam Schellenberger (Nikki), Heather, Jill, and Julie Schellenberger, Emily Harris (Matt), Sonya Lockhart, and Angelina Lockhart (fiancé, Eric); and great grandchildren, Edward and Mackenzie.
Visitation will be from 1-8 pm on Thursday, March 8, 2012 at Newcomer Funeral Home (3309 Ballard Lane, New Albany) with a Rosary Service at 7 pm.
Her Funeral Mass will be celebrated at 10:30 am on Friday at Holy Family Catholic Church (129 West Daisy Lane, New Albany) with burial to follow at St. Mary Lanesville Catholic Cemetery.
Memorial contributions may be made to the St. Vincent DePaul Society (129 West Daisy Lane, New Albany, 47150) or Lupus Foundation of Kentuckiana (1939 Goldsmith Lane, Suite 104, Louisville, KY 40218) or St. Elizabeth-Catholic Charities (601 East Market Street, New Albany, 47150).
To leave a special message for the family, please visit www.newcomerindiana.com.
WANDA GAY (LOPER) MAXIE, 77, of Tampico, died Monday, March 5, 2012 at her home.
She was born December 12, 1934 in Jackson County, the daughter of George H. and Marie (Lutes) Loper.
She was a 1953 Crothersville High School graduate.
On July 9, 1953 in Manchester, KY, she married Steve Maxie who survives in Tampico.
She worked at the Shirt Factory, US Shoe Corp. until it closed, Hoosier Christian Village, and retired from Schneck Medical Center as the night supervisor for Environmental Services for eleven years. She was a member of Tampico Christian Church where she taught Sunday school, Jackson County Christian Women’s Fellowship, and loved to cook, was excellent at it and was a good seamstress.
Other survivors include, two children, a daughter, Connie Jo Weathersby of Tampico, Brian D. Maxie of Tampico, four grandchildren, Christopher Neil (Gloria) Schrader of Seymour, Seth R. (Ariel) Maxie of Tampico, Abbie E. (Jerad) Abel of Clear Springs, Ind., Toby Weathersby of Tampico, three great-grandchildren, Dakota Schrader of Seymour, Sammuel Schrader of Seymour, Jaeclyn Abel of Clear Springs, three siblings, Shirley Thom of Seymour, Joy Flo Loper of Seymour, Karen (Robert) Burbrink of Columbus.
Reverend Mike Hawkins will conduct funeral services at 11 am on Saturday, March 10, 2012 at Tampico Christian Church with burial to follow at Fairview Cemetery in Brownstown.
Friends may visit on Friday March 9, 2012 from 4-8:00 pm at Adams Funeral Home in Crothersville and after 10 am on Saturday at Church.
Memorial donations may be given to the Tampico Christian Church c/o Adams Funeral Home, 110, East Howard Street, Crothersville, IN, 47229.
Online condolences may be given to the family and a video tribute can be viewed at www.AdamsFuneralHomeonline.com.
CHRISTIANUS MARINUS GOVERS, 72, of Nabb, died Friday March 2, 2012 as a result of injuries sustained in the recent tornados.
He was born on December 12, 1939 in Indonesia and was a retired machinist for Ball Metal in Vacaville, Calif.
He is survived by his Fiance, Denise Weller of Charlestown, son; Clifford Govers of Vacaville, Calif. and daughter; Julie Boyd of Mt. Shasta, Calif. and five grandchildren and three great-grandchildren.
The family chose cremation with no services scheduled at this time.
Grayson Funeral Home in Charlestown is in charge of arrangements.
Online condolences may be made to www.graysonfuneralhome.com
WAYNE ELSTON, 72, Madison, died Sunday, March 4, 2012 at King's Daughters' Hospital in Madison.
He was born on November 5, 1939 in Jefferson County to the late Gertrude Baxter Elston. He was a retired industrial engineer with 35 years of service to Reliance Electric.
Survivors include his wife: Patricia A. Thomas Elston of Madison; his daughter: Beth Elston (Douglas) McIlvain of Madison; his son: Gary Wayne (Leanna) Elston of Madison; his sisters: Maxine Moderau of Hanover, Marlene Linkmeyer and Rosalind (Grady) Harrell, both of Madison; five grandchildren, two great-grandsons, several nieces, nephews and other relatives. He was preceded in death by his grandparents: Lafayette and Minnie Baxter; his brother: Gerald Elston; his brothers-in-law: Herman Moderau and Bob Linkmeyer; and his niece: Michelle Clark.
Funeral services were held on Friday, March 9, 2012 at Morgan & Nay Funeral Centre. Burial followed in Salem Cemetery near Cross Plains, Ind.
Memorial contributions may be made to the Canaan Volunteer Fire Department or the Salem Cemetery Association.
NICHOLAS “NICK” DAVID AUSTIN, 22, Lexington, died Sunday, March 4, 2012 at Scott Memorial Hospital.
He was born on April 2, 1989 in Leesville, La. to Ben and Judy Marcelle Lunsford. He was employed with Enkei in Walesboro as an assistant supervisor.
Survivors include his fiancée: Savannah Mikesell of Madison; his daughter: Karma Austin of Madison; his parents; his brothers: Robbie (Mary) Madden, Mickey Goins, Justin Ryan and Derek Alan Austin and Joseph Goins, all of Lexington; his sisters: Crystal Bugg of Harrodsburg, Ky. and Kayla David of Charlestown; his grandmothers: Shirley Marcelle of Lexington and Mae Lunsford of Richmond, Ky.; his great-grandmother: Minnie Mae Austin of Paris Crossing; his aunts and uncles: Faith and David Austin of Lexington, Ruth and Jim Madden of Hanover, David (Lisa Davis) Marcelle of Madison, Buster and Dalene Marcelle of Palmyra and Julie Lunsford of Nicholasville, Ky.; several other aunts, uncles, cousins and other relatives.
He was preceded in death by his grandfathers: David Marcelle and Marion “Whitey” Lunsford; his great-grandfather: Henry Austin; his uncle: George Lundsford; his cousin: Jacoby Johnson; and his best friend: Ryan Moreland.
Funeral services were held Saturday, March 10, 2012 at Morgan & Nay Funeral Centre in Madison. Burial followed at Kent Cemetery in Kent.
Memorial contributions may be made to the Nicholas Austin Memorial Fund.
RICHARD L. COX, 79, of Scottsburg, Indiana formerly of Kansas died Wednesday Feb. 22, 2012 at the Scott Villa Living Center in Scottsburg.
He was born January 11, 1933 in Ellinwood, Kansas, the son of the late Earl and Opal (McMannama) Cox. Richard was a retired truck driver for Capital Warehousing in Louisville, Kentucky, a member of the Midland United Methodist Church in Hutchinson, Kansas and served during the Korea & Vietnam Wars in the U.S. Army. He was preceded in death by his wife Wanda Cox; a son: Richard Cox, Jr. & several siblings. Survivors include two sons: Delosse & Victor Cox both of Hutchinson, Kansas; two daughters: Tamara Jones of Sterling, Kansas & Teresa Cox of Hutchinson, Kansas.
He is also survived by eight grandchildren and nine great grandchildren.
A graveside service will be held at 11 am Saturday, March 3, 2012 at Wildmead Cemetery in Nickerson, Kansas.
Online condolences may be made at www.collinsfuneralhome.net
LEWIS A. SATCHWILL, 54, of Scottsburg, died Tuesday, March 6, 2012 at his residence.
He was born on April 11, 1957 in Madison. He was employed in the maintenance department at the WalMart Distribution Center in Seymour.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Lewis N. and Nancy Catherine (Richmond) Satchwill. Survivors include his wife, Trish (Wilson) Satchwill; two daughters, Brandi Satchwill of Scottsburg, Indiana and Candi Satchwill of Austin; a son, Anthony Satchwill of Scottsburg; three brothers, Robert K. and Steve L. Satchwill both of Scottsburg and Michael N. Satchwill of Lexington and one granddaughter, Kenzie Moore.
Funeral services will be at noon on Friday at Collins Funeral Home with burial in Lexington Cemetery.
Visitation will be from 10 am to 12 noon Friday at Collins Funeral Home.
DAYLYNN TERRY RITZ, 4, of Lexington, died Friday, March 2, 2012 as a result of injuries sustained from the recent tornado.
He was born on May 19, 2007 to Chance Shane Ritz and Amanda Siobhan Jackson in Madison. He enjoyed daycare, and the movies Toy Story and Cars. He loved Woody and Buzz. He also enjoyed running and singing.
He is preceded in death by his great-grandparents, Terry & Carol Jackson; grandmother, Patricia Roark.
Survivors include his mother, Amanda Jackson of Lexington; father, Chance Ritz of Clarksville; brother, Glynn Ritz of Clarksville; sisters, Ashlynn Jackson, Cortlynn Shepherd, and Raylynn Driskill all of Lexington; grandparents, Cari Lynn Jackson of Lexington and Ronald Ritz of Clarksville.
A gathering of family and friends will be held on Sunday, March 11, 2012 from 12-4 pm at the Grayson Funeral Home in New Washington.
Expressions of sympathy may be made to the Daylynn Ritz Jackson Memorial Fund: c/o New Washington State Bank at 402 E. Main St., New Washington, IN 47162.
JOSEPH L. BABCOCK, MORIAH LEAHANN BROUGH, JAYDON L. BABCOCL, ANGEL BABCOCK and KENDALL JUNELINA LYN BABCOCK, died in their home near Pekin on Friday afternoon, March 2, of injuries suffered during the tornadic outbreak that occurred in Washington County.
Joseph was an Indianapolis native and an employee of Lanham Sawmill. Moriah was a homemaker. They were members of Life Tabernacle Church in Salem. Jaydon was born in June, 2009, and Kendall on January 6, both in Scottsburg. He was a member of Life Tabernacle Church.
Joseph's survivors include his parents, Sherman Rose and Kathy Babcock, both of Austin; three brothers, Michael Lee Combs Jr. of New Albany, Jeffrey Babcock of Roanoke and James Babcock of Whitmore, Tenn.; two sisters, Kimberly White and Ashley Babcock, both of Roanoke; and his grandparents, Brenda Hensley of Roanoke, Cora Rose of Austin and Donald Babcock of Salem.
Moriah's survivors also include her father, Jack Brough of Pekin; a brother, Josh Brough of Jacksonville, Fla.; two sisters, Kendra Brough of Louisville, Ky., and Jayla Brough of Pekin; and her grandmother, Ruth Hardin of Paoli.
The children are survived by their grandparents, Sherman Rose and Kathy Babcock, both of Austin, and Jack Brough of Pekin; and their great-grandparents, Ruth Hardin of Paoli, Brenda Hensley of Roanoke, Cora Rose of Austin and Donald Babcock of Salem.
A memorial service for the family was conducted on Monday afternoon, March 5, at the Life Tabernacle Church in Salem.
Burial was private.
Staff of the Weathers Funeral Home in Salem was in charge of arrangements.
SAMUEL A. “SAM” SAULEY, 73, Madison, died Sunday, March 4, 2012 at Norton Hospital in Louisville.
He was born on January 3, 1939 in Jefferson County to Albert and Eleanor Wolf Sauley. He was a retired supervisor with the U.S. Shoe Corporation in Madison where he worked for 42 years. He also co-operated the Broadway Antique Mall with his wife for 18 years. He was a past member of the Hanover, Ryker's Ridge and Washington Fire Departments, and he attended North Madison Christian Church.
Survivors include his wife: Phyllis J. McDonald Sauley of Madison; his sons: Richard “Rick” (Rhonda) and Steve Sauley, both of Madison; his daughter: Christi Sauley-Kernen (Clint) of Madison; his sisters: Ruth Ann (James) Demaree of Madison and Barbara Ott of Lexington, Ky.; his sister-in-law: Barbara Lyons of Las Vegas, Nev.; five grandchildren, several nieces, nephews and other relatives. He was preceded in death by his parents and his brother-in-law: Michael L. Lyons.
Funeral services were held Thursday, March 8, 2012 at Morgan & Nay Funeral Centre. Burial followed in Fairmount Cemetery.
The family requests memorial contributions be made to North Madison Church of Christ.
ALETA M. SIMPSON, 78, of Scottsburg, died Saturday, March 3, 2012 at Scott Villa Living Center in Scottsburg.
She was born on January 10, 1934 in Commiskey, the daughter of the late Robert and Gertrude Congleton.
She was a graduate of Madison High School and attended the Unity Church in Louisville, Kentucky. Aleta was formerly employed at the old Shoppers Mart and the Sunshine House both in Scottsburg and as a teachers assistant for Madison Consolidated Schools.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Dana J. Simpson on Feb. 28, 1996; a brother, Robert Carl Congleton and a sister, Ilea Newman.
Survivors include a son, "Jay Allan" Simpson of Scottsburg; a brother, Wayne L. Congleton of Walnut, California and a granddaughter, Erica McGinnis.
Funeral services will be at 7 pm on Friday at Collins Funeral Home with cremation to follow services.
Visitation will be from 4-7 pm Friday.
Interment will be private in Scottsburg Cemetery.
Memorial contributions may be made to the Alzheimer's Research Foundation c/o Collins Funeral Home.
Online condolences: www.collinsfuneralhome.net.
JOHN W. BABBS, 84, Austin, died Saturday, Feb. 25, 2012, at Scottsburg.
He was a U.S. Army veteran of World War II, a retired truck driver after 35 years for American Can, and a member of the Austin Christian Church. He was born June 5, 1927, in Salem, to William and Ola Haley Babbs.
His wife, the former Christine Watson, preceded him in death.
He was also preceded in death by a son, Danny Babbs; two brothers, Robert Babbs and Bud Babbs; and two sisters, Ruby Peden and Bernice Peden.
Survivors include a son, Johnny Babbs, Scottsburg; four daughters, Shirley (John) Schrink, Seymour, Linda Working, Peru, Ind., Vicki (Carl) Napier, Jacksonville Fla., and Janet (Roger) Palmer, Lakeland, Fla.; two sisters, Lucille Pyles, St. Petersburg, Fla., and Florence Maxson, Logansport; 12 grandchildren and 22 great-grandchildren.
There is no visitation.
A graveside service was held Tuesday, Feb. 28, 2012 in Scottsburg Cemetery, with David Huey officiating.
Memorial contributions may be made to the Austin Christian Church choir, c/o Stewart & Hoagland Funeral Home, 80 N. 1st St., Scottsburg, Ind. 47170.
Condolences may be made at www.stewartfuneralhome.net.
DON RADCLIFF, 79, Hardinsburg, died Wednesday, March 7, 2012 at Floyd Memorial Hospital in New Albany.
He was born in Hardinsburg. He was the former owner of the Radcliff Quarry, Inc. and a member of St. Michael's Catholic Church in Bradford, Ind.
Survivors include his wife: Janet Diedrich Radcliff; his daughters: Amy (Rick) Millholland and Luann (Gary) Cook; five grandchildren and five great-grandchildren.
Funeral services were held Saturday, March 10, 2012 at St Michael's Catholic Church. Burial followed in Hardinsburg Cemetery.
Funeral arrangements were handled by Love Funeral Home.
NORMA RUTH SIZEMORE, 82, Milltown, died Sunday, March 4, 2012 at her home.
She was born in Big Creek, Ky. and was a member of the Flat Creek Church of the Brethren in Big Creek.
Survivors include her husband: Butler Sizemore; her son: Dennis Sizemore; her daughters: Ruth White and Linda Miles; seven grandchildren and four great-grandchildren.
Funeral services were held Friday, March 9, 2012 at Love Funeral Home. Burial followed in the Palmyra Cemetery.
AGNES (AKINS) BISHOP, 95, Crothersville, died Tuesday March 6, 2012 at I.U. Health West Hospital in Avon, Indiana.
She was born April 20, 1916 in Seymour, the daughter of Walter and Mayme (Schleutker) Akins. On August 27, 1939 in Seymour, she married Walter Bishop. She was a member of the Eastern Star, Our Shepherd Lutheran Church, the DAV Auxiliary, and the Purple Heart Ladies Auxiliary. She was a former Jackson County 4H leader, Cub Scout Leader, Church organist and Sunday School Teacher.
Survivors include, two children, Betty (Wayne) Bell-Jarrell of St. Louis, MO, and Thomas (Henrietta) Bishop of Indianapolis, one Grandson, Greg Bell and one great granddaughter of St. Louis. Her parents and her brothers, Herman Akins and Clayton Akins preceded her in death.
Memorial Services were Saturday, March 10, 2012 at Adams Funeral Home & Crematory in Crothersville. Interment of cremains will be held at a later date at Crothersville Cemetery.
In lieu of flowers, memorial donations can be given to Crothersville Cemetery.
Online condolences may be given to the family at www.AdamsFuneralHomeonline.com.
NELLIE HEITZ, 98, Jeffersonville, died Thursday March 8, 2012 at Hillcrest Village in Jeffersonville.
She was born on November 15, 1913 in New Albany and is survived by her close friends Bill & Darlene Akemon of Charlestown.
Graveside services will be held at 10 a.m. on Saturday March 10, 2012 at Charlestown Cemetery.
Grayson Funeral Home Charlestown is handling the arrangements.
Online condolences may be sent to www.graysonfuneralhome.com
ELIZABETH LOUISE GRIMES, 90, of Jeffersonville, died Thursday, March 8, 2012 at her home.
She was born on December 3, 1921 in Lebanon, Ky. to Oscar and Myrtle Pierce Caudill.
She was retired from the Old ICI Americas, and a member of the Eastside Christian Church. She is preceded in death by her parents, her husband, Bradley Grimes, and a son, Don Grimes.
Survivors include her daughters, Lisa Kay Finn of New Albany, Barbara Jean Callahan of Jeffersonville, and Linda Sue Young of New Albany; brother, Harold Caudill of Charlestown; sister, Geneva Matthews of Charlestown; eight grandchildren, 13 great-grandchildren, and three great-great grandchildren.
Funeral services were March 12, 2012 at 2 p.m. at the Grayson Funeral Home in Charlestown, with burial to follow in the Charlestown Cemetery.
Online condolences can be sent to www.graysonfuneralhome.com
KATHY FLINT GOINS, 62, Madison, died on Wednesday, March 7, at King's Daughters Hospital in Madison.
She was a Madison native and a 1967 graduate of Madison Consolidated High School. She attended Indiana University Southeast for two years and then graduated from the House of James Beauty School in 1969, working in several area beauty shops. In 1987, she began work as an assistant work transition coordinator for Special Services in Scott County. From 1997 to 2001, she served as an employment specialist for people with disabilities for Quinco, now Cornerstone. In 2001, she worked as a program coordinator for six southeastern Indiana counties with Anthony Wayne Services until forced to leave when she was diagnosed with Wegner's Syndrome.
Memberships included the Phi Beta Psi Sorority, which honored her as Woman of the Year in 1977, and Hanover United Methodist Church, where she served as a Sunday School teacher and in lay ministry counseling. She later joined the Christ Episcopal Church in Madison, where she served as a Sunday School teacher, on its education board, as Vacation Bible School coordinator and coordinator for graduates. She led several women's spiritual retreats and was a chartered member of Daughters of the King and a past vestry member. She also served for many years as secretary of the Hanover Recreation Association, was a PTO president for Southwestern schools and served on the AIDS Advisory Committee, new learning materials committee and as a community spokesman at school board meetings. A cheer coach at Southwestern schools from 1987 to 1993, she was instrumental in starting the Spirit of America Cheer Team in Jefferson, Scott, Dearborn and Switzerland counties from 1994 to 1997 and was the 1997 Coach of the Year in the WCA All-Star Division. In her later years, she served on the City of Madison Senior Citizens Board and participated in services at West Street Ministries.
Survivors include two daughters, Logananne Olivia Goins McCullough and husband Rob of Jasper and Katianne Elizabeth Goins and her fiance Neil Lewis of Madison; her father, Logan Kelloggg Flint of Hanover; four grandchildren, Kaelin, Alex, Austin and Braxtyn; two step-grandchildren, McKenzie and Isabelle; and a brother, William "Bill" Flint and wife Heidi of West Palm Beach, Fla.
The funeral service was conducted on Tuesday, March 13, at the Morgan and Nay Funeral Centre in Madison.
Burial was in Vevay Cemetery.
Memorial gifts may be arranged through the funeral home staff to benefit the Ashton Earl McCullough Fund.
On-line condolences may be expressed by visiting www.morgan-nay.com.
JOANN M. (FORBIS) MILLINER “MEMA”, 76, entered into Heaven on March 9, 2012 in Elizabeth, Indiana. She was a member of Good Shepherd Catholic Church in Louisville, Kentucky.
She was born on February 12, 1936 in Louisville to the late Ralph M. and Junitia D. (Kaufer) Forbis.
She is also preceded in death by her husband, Elmer D. Milliner, and sister, Eleanor Goff.
She is survived by her children, Stephen Milliner (Susan), Theresa (Howard), Julia Hubert, Timothy (Sue), Daniel (Sheila), Nicholas (Kjersti), David, Joan Picente (Frank), Anthony (Mary), Mark, Angela Ratliff (Bernard), Elizabeth Veith (Matthew), and Jason; sister, Marilyn Ott, brother-in-law, Elbert Goff; 45 grandchildren; and 45 great-grandchildren.
Her Funeral Mass was Monday, March 12, 2012 at Good Shepherd Catholic Church (3511 Rudd Avenue, Louisville, KY 40212) with burial to follow at Louisville Memorial Gardens West.
Memorial contributions may be made to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital.
To leave a special message for the family, please visit www.newcomerindiana.com.
MILDRED HOLLAN, 64, of Austin, died Thursday, March 8, 2012 in Clark Memorial Hospital in Jeffersonville, Indiana.
She was born, September 30, 1947 in Lee County, Ky., she was the daughter of the late Virgil Fox and Nellie (Green) Fox.
She married to Charlie Hollan, who survives.
She was a member of House of Prayer Austin, Indiana.
Survivors include, son, Jeffrey Lynn Hollan, Austin; daughter, Sondra Kaye Achelpohl, Austin; brothers, Clyde Fox, Austin; brother, Michael Fox, Madison; sisters, Madeline Herald, Elizabethtown. She is also survived by four grandchildren, Brandon Mullins, Carson Hollan, Destinie Hope Achelpohl and Jordan Hollan.
She was preceded in death by: her parents, a brother Willis Fox and a sister, Ada Fox.
Funeral services were March 11, 2012 2at Buchanan Funeral Home with Rev. Joel Barrett officiating.
Burial will be at New Providence Cemetery in Austin, Indiana.
Memorials can be made to the American Kidney Foundation in care of the funeral home.
Online Condolences can be made at www.buchananfuneralhome.net.
CONNIE SUE BRITTON CARLISLE, 67, Dupont, died Saturday, March 10, 2012 at her home.
She was born on May 17, 1944 in Columbus to the late John and Marie Donnel Britton. She owned and operated the Countryside Beauty Salon near Dupont for forty years and was a member of Tea Creek Baptist Church.
Survivors include her husband: Norman Lee Carlisle of Dupont; her daughters: Kathi Carlisle of Dupont, Toni (David) Martin of Greenwood, Ind. and Taffeney “Bumper” (Jerry) Pilman of Huntsville, Ala.; her sister: Kathryn (Joe) Yager; her brothers-in-law: Doyle Ehlers of Madison and Jerry Carlisle of Dupont; her mother-in-law: LaVelle Carlisle of Dupont; six grandchildren, two great-grandchildren, several nieces, nephews and cousins. She was preceded in death by her sister: Sandra Ehlers; and her father-in-law: Gerald “Buddy” Carlisle.
Funeral services will be held at 1 pm on Wednesday, March 14, 2012 at Morgan & Nay Funeral Home in Madison. Burial will follow in Dupont Cemetery.
Visitation will take place on Wednesday from 11 am until the time of services.
The family requests memorial contributions be made to St. Jude's Hospital or the American Cancer Society.
MARY L. MCFARLAND LAUNDERBAUGH, 83, Dupont, died Wednesday, March 7, 2012 at Kentuckiana Medical Center in Clarksville.
She was born on September 8, 1928 in Jefferson County to the late Forrest and Olive Ruby Brown McFarland. She was a homemaker and attended Graham Baptist Church in San Jacinto.
Survivors include her sons: Greg (Katherine) Launderbaugh of Evanton, Ill. and Gerry (Brenda) Launderbaugh of Dupont; her brother: Kenneth Wayne Cary of Dupont; her brothers and sisters-in-law: Jack and Ramona Griffith of Indianapolis and Michael and Diane Landerbaugh of Fishers, Ind.; five grandchildren and nine nieces. She was preceded in death by her step-mother: Emily McFarland; her husband: Gerald Douglas Launderbaugh; her brother Elmer F. McFarland; a niece and a nephew.
Funeral services will be held at 11 am on Saturday, March 17, 2012 at Morgan & Nay Funeral Home in Madison. Burial will follow in Graham Baptist Church Cemetery near San Jacinto.
Visitation will take place at Morgan & Nay Funeral Centre on Friday, March 16, from 5 to 8 pm and on Saturday from 9 am until the time of services.
The family requests memorial contributions be made to Alzheimer's Research or the American Cancer Society.
RAMONA JOYCE THOMPSON, 69, Greenville, died Saturday, March 10, 2012 at her residence.
She was born on January 1, 1943 in Scottsburg to the late Garland and Mary Raney. She was a retired supervisor for the United States Census Bureau in Jeffersonville and was the co-owner and operator of Bill's Pawn and Jewelry in Louisville. She was the president of the Kentucky Pawn Brokers Association, a board member of the National Pawn Brokers Association, a member of the National Federation of Independent Businesses and was the leader of Girl Scouts Troop #776.
Survivors include her husband: William Thompson; her children: Joseph G (Mary Ann) Prestigiacomo, Pamela Pendleton, Kelli (Billy) Neafus and Ramona Prestigiacomo; her brothers: Leon, Wendell (Pat) and Terry Raney; nine grandchildren and two great-grandchildren.
A funeral mass will be held at 11 am on Wednesday, March 14, 2012 at Holy Family Catholic Church in New Albany. Burial will follow at Crown Hill Cemetery in New Washington.
Funeral arrangements are being handled by Kraft Funeral Service.
The family requests memorial contributions be made to St. Jude's Children's Research Hospital, Hosparus of Southern Indiana, or the National Pancreatic Cancer Foundation.
CARMEN ROBERTS BAXTER ROSE, 49, died Sunday, March 11, 2012 at the University of Louisville Hospital.
She was born on June 29, 1962 in Clark Co., to Kenneth and Dorothy May Roberts.
She was a member of the American Legion Auxiliary.
Survivors include her daughter; Jessica Ledbetter (B.D.) of Charlestown; mother, Dorothy Roberts of Charlestown; brothers, Jeff Roberts (Yolanda) of Charlestown, and Robin Roberts (Joanie) of Charlestown; sister, Karen Newcomb of Charlestown and several nieces and nephews.
Funeral services will be held on Thursday, March 15, 2012 at 11 am at the Grayson Funeral Home in Charlestown. Visitation will be held on Wednesday from 11 am to 8 pm and after 9 am on Thursday.
Expressions of sympathy can be made to the tornado relief with the Clark County Red Cross.
Online condolences can be sent to www.graysonfuneralhome.com
ETHEL I ROBBINS, 101, Lexington, died Friday, March 9, 2012 in Clarksville.
She was borm Dec. 8, 1910 in Nabb, the daughter of the late Clarence E. and Prudence Wilson Robbins. She was a member of the Lexington Presbyterian Church; National Association of Retired Federal Employees and the Lexington Historical Society.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her brothers, Ernest A. Robbins and Thomas Robbins.
Survivors include a nepher Leon Robbins (Beverly) and nieces, Patricia Cooper, Arizona, Margaret Baker (Bob), Indianapolis, Phyllis Lovell, Speed and Karen Walker (Ronald), Lexington, Ind.
Funeral services were Tuesday March 13 at Stewart & Hoagland Funeral Home. Burial followed at New Bethel Cemetery.
Pastor Aaron Flucke officiated.
Memorial contributions may be made to Hosparus c/o Stewart & Hoagland Funeral Home, 80 N 1st St., Scottsburg IN 47170
On-line condolences may be made at www.stewartfuneralhome.net.
ELISHA EDWARD "JUNIOR" DEAN, JR, 78, died Monday, March 5, 2012 at his home near Madison.
He was born December 5, 1933 in Hendricks County, Ind., the son of Elisha Edward Dean, Sr. and Agnew Grubert Dean. He was raised in the Brooksburg Baptist Church. Junior was first united in marriage to Patsy Mae Wingler on Feb. 16, 1952, this union was blessed with one daughter and five sons. He began working for his father at Dean's Auto Parts in Madison, Indiana and in 1954 he purchased it with his brother Jim. They renamed the business Dean Bros. Body Shop and operated that business until 1975. He then opened Dean's Repair Shop and operated it until 1983. From 1983 until present he operated A-1 General. On August 14, 1976 he was united in marriage to Emma J. Parker at the Paynesville Christian Church. This union was blessed with one son. Junior loved to hunt and had moved out to his farm 12 years ago and enjoyed living in the country. He enjoyed hunting the deer there and doing a little fishing. He enjoyed traveling to Canada and really enjoyed the World's Fair in 1967. He was a life member of the North American Hunting Club, the National Rifle Association, the Madison Moose Lodge No. 765 and had been a Boy Scout Leader until 1972. Junior enjoyed his children, grandchildren and great grandchildren. Junior was proudly awaiting the birth of his 18th great grandchild, Paige, who was born just hours after his passing.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Elisha Edward, Sr. & Agnes Grubert Dean; his infant son in 1952; his sons, Donald Edward Dean died, Feb. 28, 1994 and Michael Edwin Dean died, Jan. 20, 2007; his brothers, Elisha Edward, Jr. the 1st, James, Lee & John Dean; his sisters, Daisy Jackson, Bea Hutchinson, Mary Dean, Violette Surber; his daughter in law, Nicki Dean.
He is survived by wife, Emma J. Parker Dean of Madison; his daughter: Sharon Kay Dean of Madison; his sons: Steven Wayne Dean of Dupont, John Edward Higgins & his wife, Allison of Madison, Kevin Neal Dean & his wife, Noel of Madison; his step-son, Harry Michael Higgins & his wife, Brenda of North Vernon; his step-daughters, Charlene Richie & her husband, Dennis of Austin, Sherri Madden & her husband, Mike of Madison; his daughters-in-law, Debbie Dean Crawley of Hanover, Allison Dean of Westminster, Colorado; his brother, Daniel Dean & his wife, Jeanette of Dupont; his sister, Pearl Geneva Beatty of Columbus, Ohio; his grandchildren, Alicia, Mandy, Michael, Lucas, Constance, Adrian, Trista, Corinne, Ashley, Stacy, Shannon, Michael Paul, Carrie, Andy, Chris, Joey, D.J., Josh, Amber, Kyle, Ryan, & Logan; 18 great grandchildren, several nieces, nephews & cousins; his sisters-in-law, Ann Williams of Madison, Bonnie Beard of Madison, Mary Kathryn Robinson of Henryville, Georgetta Scott & her husband, Ron of Madison, Marcella Brooks & her husband, Bill of Hanover, Lynn Sixkiller of Columbus, Ellen Hord & her husband, Richard of Blocher, Ind.; his brothers-in-law, Marshall Parker of Dallas, Texas, Eugene Parker & his wife, Donna of Fort Lauderdale, Fla., Ted Parker & his wife, Kim of Jacksonville, Fla., Earl Parker & his wife Priscilla of Madison, Ind.
Funeral services were Sunday, March 11, 2012, 2:00 p.m., Morgan & Nay Funeral Centre, 325 Demaree Drive in Madison. Pastor Dan Corbin officiated. Burial followed at Brooksburg Cemetery in Brooksburg, Ind.
The family requests memorials in memory of Junior to the Juvenile Diabetes or Hospice of King's Daughters' Hospital or Brooksburg Cemetery Association, contribution cards are available at the funeral home.