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Obituaries Sept. 19, 2012 PDF Print E-mail
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Tuesday, 18 September 2012 00:00


ROBERT C. BEBOUT, 77
EDWARD KING, 82
JEFFERY TODD PORTER, 49
JOHN SALYERS, 83
PHYLLIS LEE SMITH DAVIS, 63
HELEN “BOOTSIE” ORTENSIE, 83
ANITA J. CYRUS AUSTIN, 58
CARL LEE MITCHELL, 60
SHERMAN L. FULTON, 86
WAYNE E. SHELTON, 69
ALLEN SCOTT HAM, 48
KATHY LEE NICHOLSON, 56
JAMES V. SAPP, 87
DEANNA R. LEIDOLF SMITH, 72
WILLIAM NOE, 54
NAOMI MAE CUNNINGHAM, 86
RICHARD THOMAS BOWER, SR., 72
ALMA FAYE WEBB, 80
HARRY DOANE, 88
GERALD E. “BUTCH” BRIDGEWATER, 68
MARY JEWELL PACE, 68
GEORGE PATRICK HOLKAMP, 70
BETTY G. SCHWARTZKOPF MURPHY, 91
CAROLE MARLENE “SISSY” HEATH, 77
JOSEPH PATRICK ROTHBAUER, 92
PATRICK ARNOLD TEETER, 77
NORMA JEAN SMITH, 80
HERBERT G. HAMPTON, 76
JAMES E. BURCH, 77
ANITA L. HAVEN, 80

 

ROBERT C. BEBOUT, 77, Scottsburg, died Sunday, September 9, 2012 at his residence.
He was born on May 4, 1935 in Leechburg, Pa. to the late Charles Wiley and Carrie Dora Welch Bebout. He was a retired security guard for Morgan Foods in Austin, a former member of the Indiana National Guard in Madison and a member of the Moose Family Center #2324.
Survivors include his son: Robert C. (Yong) Bebout of Louisville; his daughter: Anita (Monty) Geisler of Madison; his step-son: Michael L. (Beth) Thompson of Scottsburg; his step-daughters: Martha (Junior) Melton of Henryville and Linda (Terry) Chasteen of Scottsburg; his sisters: Joan Madden of Blocher, Ind. and Charlotte Devaudreiul of Maine; four grandchildren, one great grandson, numerous step-grandchildren and step-great-grandchildren. He was preceded in death by his wife: Norma Jean LaMaster Bebout; his brothers: George and Charles Bebout; and his sister: Dorcas Malm.
A private graveside service was held on Tuesday, September 11, 2012 at Scottsburg Cemetery with Robert C. Bebout officiating.
Collins Funeral Home handled the arrangements.
Memorial contributions may be made to Relay for Life c/o Collins Funeral Home.


EDWARD KING, 82, Commiskey, died Tuesday, September 11, 2012 at his home.
He was born on March 31, 1930 in Pennington Gap, Va. to the late John Henry and Leta Mae Cox King. He held many careers throughout his life including grain farmer, hog farmer, logger and even ran his own saw mill.
Survivors include his sons: Jerry (Rosemary) King and Mike (Stacey) King both of Commiskey; his daughter-in-law: Marilyn King of Dupont; his son-in-law: Earl Lacey of North Vernon; his grandchildren: Shannon (Ronnie) King-Spry, Colby (Cheryl), Brodie, Levi, Brent (Jamie), Shaun and Lucas King, Christian and Amanda Ruddick, Pamela (Mike) Watkins, and Lisa (Tim) Smith; five great-grandchildren including his great grandson he was very close to, Kameren; his step-grandchildren: Crystal & Mike Sirard; several nieces, nephews and other relatives.
He was preceded in death by his wife: Leona Mullins King; his son: Rickey Lee King; his step-daughter: Peggy Lacey; his step-granddaughter: Teresa Jacobi; his brothers and sisters: Ethel, Victor "Bud", Jack, John "Jay", Bradley, Geneva, Nola Jane & Howard.
Funeral services will be held at 1 pm on Saturday, September 15, 2012 at Morgan & Nay Funeral Centre. Burial will follow in Dupont Cemetery.
Visitation will take place at the funeral home from 5 to 8 pm on Friday, September 14, and from 11 am until the time of services on Saturday.
Memorial contributions may be made to the Jefferson County Animal Shelter or to the donor's favorite charity.


JEFFERY TODD PORTER, 49, Greenville, died Tuesday, September 11, 2012 at his residence.
He was born on December 7, 1962 to John D. Porter and Patricia S. Gilstrap.
Survivors include his parents; his step-father: Art Gilstrap, Sr. of Salem;his daughter: Whitney (Brian) Preston of Pekin; his granddaughters: Lexis Gilstrap and Aubree Preston; his brothers: J. Trent (Betsy) Porter of Ogdenburg, N.Y. And Chad V. Porter of Salem; his sister: Kelly (David) Niehaus of New Salisbury; his step-brother: Art Gilstrap, Jr. of Salem; his fiancé and caregiver Julia Rumbley Greenville. He was preceded in death by his grandmother: Mildred M. Brown; and his step-brothers: Joseph and Mark Gilstrap.
Funeral services will be held at 10 am on Friday, September 14, 2012 at Hughes-Taylor Funeral Home in Salem. Burial will follow at Big Springs Cemetery.
Visitation will take place at the funeral home from 4 to 8 pm on Thursday, September 13, and from 9 am until the time of service on Friday.
Online expressions to the family may be made at www.hughestaylor.net.


JOHN SALYERS, 83, Lexington, died Tuesday, September 11, 2012 at Jewish Hospital in Louisville.
He was born on January 19, 1929 in Jackson, Ky. to the late Thomas Nelson and Stella Gabbard Salyers. He was a realtor for the old Salyers Realty in Scottsburg and a U.S. Navy veteran of World War II. He was a member of V.F.W. Post #6582, Scottsburg American Legion Post #234, Knights of Columbus Council #8052 and the American Martyrs Catholic Church.
Survivors include his wife: Janet Holznecht Salyers; his sons: R. David (Darlene) Salyers of Macomb, Mich., John T. Salyers of Roseville, Mich., Kevin L. (Reneé ) Salyers of Thousand Oaks, Calif., Michael P. (Susan) Salyers of Sterling Heights, Mich., Paul A. (Gail) Salyers of Troy, Mich., and Joseph R. (Mikel) Bodenbender of Ft. Bragg, N.C.;  his daughters: Kathleen A. Lord of Clinton Township, Mich., Sharon A. (James) Perry and Kim E. (James) Tack, both of Harrison Township, Mich., Lisa R. (Louis) Verellen of North Branch, Mich., Heidi M. (Sean) Turner of Collinsville, Ill., and Lauri A. (Charles) Neitherton of New Albany; 44 grandchildren and 23 great-grandchildren. He was preceded in death by his daughter: Mary Theresa Ferrick; and his sisters: Lula M. Temple, Alberta Ritchie and Menta Gladden.
A funeral mass will be held at 10 am on Friday, September 14, 2012 at the American Martyrs Catholic Church with Reverend Louis Manna officiating. Cremation will follow with private disposition at a later date.
Visitation will take place at Collins Funeral Home from 4 to 8 pm on Thursday, September 13.
Memorial Contributions may be made to the American Martyrs Catholic Church c/o Collins Funeral Home.


PHYLLIS LEE SMITH DAVIS, 63, Clarksville, died Friday, August 31, 2012.
She was born on July 17, 1949 in Clarksville to Arnie Lee, Sr. and Florine S. Sparrow Smith. She was a homemaker.
Survivors include her husband: Paul R. “Dickie” Davis of Clarksville; her sons: Mark (Kim) David of Clarksville and Robert (Jennifer) Davis of Scottsburg; her daughters: Tammy (Paul) Fetter and Paula (Robb) Owens, both of Clarksville, and Suzanna (Robert) Wiesman of Austin; her brother: Arnie (Pam) Smith, Jr. of Clarksville; her sister: Vicki Richardson of Clarksville; and nine grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her parents.
Funeral services were held Tuesday, September 4, 2012 at E.M. Coots' Sons Inc. Funeral Home in Jeffersonville. Burial followed at Eastern Cemetery.
Memorial contributions may be made to Hosparus of Southern Indiana.


HELEN “BOOTSIE” ORTENSIE, 83, Charlestown, died Tuesday, September 11, 2012 at Riverview Village in Clarksville.
She was born on March 8, 1929 in East Bernstead, Ky. to Willie and Maggie Green Herron. She was retired from ICI Americas in Charlestown, a former Union Steward, and also worked as a self-employed caregiver.
Survivors include her son: David (Shirlene) Ortensie of Jeffersonville, Kenneth (Mary) Ortensie of San Antonio, Tx., Ronald (Carolyn Davis) Ortensie of Otisco and Donald Ortensie of Charlestown; her daughter: Sandra Ortensie of Charlestown; her sisters: Eva Nall of Clarksville, Lorene Montgomery, Jan (John) Graff and Jean (Kenneth) Cardin, all of Charlestown, Lou (Paul) Jones of London, Ky. and Barbara (James) Pemberton of Louisville; 11 grandchildren, 21 great-grandchildren, several nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by her parents; her husband: Bonnie Ortensie; her son; Steven Ortensie; her sister: Ruth; her brothers James and Bill; and her grandson: Steven.
Funeral services will be held at 11 am on Saturday, September 15, 2012 at Grayson Funeral Home. Burial will follow in Charlestown Cemetery.
Visitation will take place from 4 to 8 pm on Friday, September 14, and from 9 am until the time of services on Saturday.


ANITA J. CYRUS AUSTIN, 58, Madison, died Wednesday, September 12, 2012 at King's Daughters' Hospital.
She was born on February 2, 1954 in Madison to the late Ivan Eugene and Rodia Lee Hurt Cyrus. She was employed early in life with the Fiesta Restaurant in downtown Madison and later as a nursing assistant with Hanover Nursing Center.
Survivors include her son: Billy (Chandra) Austin of Madison; her daughters: Rhonda (J.D.) Jones of Milton, Ky. and Tabby Austin of Madison; her daughter-in-law: Tracey Austin of Milton, Ky.; her sisters: Phyllis (Charlie) Steele of Commiskey, Ind., Janet (Darrell) Phillips of Lexington, Barb (Willie) Wilfong of Goshen, Ind. Beatrice Jenkins of Crothersville, Cindy (Al) Barnes of Madison, Brenda (Andy) Squires of Milford, N.H., and Betty (John) Barcume of Quartzaite, Ariz.; her brothers: Dallas and Orville Cyrus, both of Madison; six grandchildren, several nieces, nephews and other relatives. She was preceded in death by her parents and her son: Jerry G. Austin.
Funeral services will be held at 2 pm on Sunday, September 16, 2012 at Morgan & Nay Funeral Centre. Burial will follow at Moffett Cemetery in Milton.
Visitation will take place at the funeral home from 5 to 7 pm on Saturday, September 15, and from 12 pm until the time of services on Saturday.
The family requests memorial contributions be made to the Anita J. Austin Memorial Fund.


CARL LEE MITCHELL, 60, Salem, died Wednesday, September 12, 2012 at Scott County Memorial Hospital.
He was born on May 25, 1952 in Indianapolis to the late Lee W. and Dorothy L. Chastain Mitchell. He was a retired employee of Morgan Foods Inc. in Austin and was a former science teacher at Salem High School. He was also an elder and choir member of the First Christian Church of Salem.
Survivors include his wife: Sherri L. Luse Mitchell; and his son: Alexander Mitchell of Salem.
A pitch-in dinner and celebration of life will be held at 6 pm on Sunday, September 16, 2012 at the First Christian Church of Salem. Burial will follow at Crown Hill Cemetery.
Arrangements are being handled by Dawalt Funeral Home.
Memorial contributions may be made to the Carl L. Mitchell Scholarship Fund c/o Washington Coounty Community Foundation, P.O. Box 50, Salem, IN 47167; First Christian Church of Salem, 305 East Walnut Street, Salem, IN 47167; or Salem-Washington County Senior Citizens Center, 1705 N. Shelby Street, Salem, IN 47167.


SHERMAN L. FULTON, 86, Jeffersonville, died Thursday, September 6, 2012.
He was born on February 25, 1926 in Beaver Dam, Ky. to Rodney and Laura Fulton. He had been employed as a pipe fitter and was a member of North Charlestown Church of God.
Survivors include his wife: Beatrice Fulton of Jeffersonville; his daughter: Betty Williams of Charlestown; his sister: Mary Laura Fergusen of Cromwell, Ky.; his granddaughters: Tammy Williams Ross and Lisa Williams Stoner; five great-grandchildren and two great-great-grandchildren. He was preceded in death by his parents.
Funeral plans have not been announced.
Arrangements were handled by E.M. Coots' Son's Inc. Funeral Home.
Memorial contributions may be made to Hospice.


WAYNE E. SHELTON, 69, Madison, died Thursday, September 13, 2012 at King's Daughters' Hospital.
He was born on July 17, 1943 in Trimble County, Ky. to Clifton E. and Juanita Schafer Shelton. He was first employed with Reliance Electric in Madison, then held a career as a Madison police officer, retiring as a Captain in 1987. He later drove a truck for Mason and Mefford and a bus for American Coach. He drove a school bus for the Madison Consolidated School system, retiring in 2005.
Survivors include his wife: Kathleen R. Chilton Shelton of Madison; his daughters: Joy L. (Randal Stone) Roberts and Tina White, both of Madison; his brother: Eugene Shelton of Madison; his sisters: Jody Kuezmarek and Janet (Tom) Grumblett, both of Madison; his uncle: Raymond Shelton; his aunts: Jo Anna Elder and Lola Schafer Stockdale; five grandchildren, several nieces, nephews and other relatives. He was preceded in death by his parents; his brother: Larry Dean Shelton; and his sister: Sharon Sevier.
Funeral services will be held at 11 am on Monday, September 17, 2012 at North Madison Baptist Church. Pastor Frank McGeo will officiate. Burial will follow at Moffett Cemetery in Milton, Ky.
Visitation will take place at Morgan & Nay Funeral Centre from 5 to 8 pm on Sunday, September 16, and from 9 am until the time of services at the church on Monday. The Fraternal Order of Police Stocks of Power Lodge will conduct a final salute at the funeral home on Sunday at 8 pm.
The family requests memorial contributions be made to the American Lung Association.


ALLEN SCOTT HAM, 48, New Albany, died Friday, September 14, 2012 at his home.
Survivors include his wife: Rita Ham of New Albany; his brothers: Eric L. Ham of New Salisbury and Scott Allen Ham of New Albany; his sisters: Beth Ham of Louisville and Amanda Ham-Henley of Jeffersonville; and his step-mother: Jennie Ham of Ozark, Mo. He was preceded in death by his parents: Richard and Virginia Ham.
There will be a private memorial service, and the family would like to say thank you for all the kind thoughts and prayers.


KATHY LEE NICHOLSON, 56, Scottsburg, died Thursday, September 13, 2012 at Clark Memorial Hospital.
She was born on May 28, 1956 to the late Kenneth Edward and Catherine Jual Beals Nicholson. She was a former transcriptionist, medical coder and executive secretary at several area healthcare facilities and a member of the Scottsburg United Methodist Church.
Survivors include several cousins and friends.
A memorial service will be held at 2 pm on Sunday, September 23, 2012 at Scottsburg United Methodist Church. Cremation was chosen.
Visitation will take place at the church from 1 pm until the start of services on Sunday.
Arrangements are being handled by Collins Funeral Home.
Memorial contributions may be made to Scottsburg United Methodist Benevolence Fund c/o Collins Funeral Home.


JAMES V. SAPP, 87, Charlestown, died September 13, 2012 at his residence.
He was born on June 24, 1925 in Philpot, Ky. to Lawrence and Ellen Sapp. He was a U.S. Navy veteran of World War II and a retired chemical operator and a farmer.
Survivors include his wife: Jessie Crum Sapp; his daughters: Joy (Larry) Hawks, Bessie (Jerry) Adams and Bonita Sapp; his son: Gary (Mary) Sapp; his granddaughters: Cindy (Johnny Joe) Durham and Ira (Adam) Proctor; four great-grandchildren and his special friend: Connie Horn.
Funeral services will be held at 2 pm on Monday, September 17, 2012 at Grayson Funeral Home. Burial will follow in Old Salem Cemetery.
Visitation will take place at the funeral home from 10 am until the time of services on Monday.


DEANNA R. LEIDOLF SMITH, 72, Floyds Knobs, died Wednesday, September 12, 2012.
She was born on June 11, 1940 in Floyds Knobs to the late Earl and Minnie Striegel Leidolf. She was a homemaker and a member of St. Mary of the Knobs Catholic Church.
Survivors include her husband: Shelby Smith; her sons: David (Ginger) and Gary (Jeanne) Smith; her daughters: Jule Ford, Lori (David) Fenwick and Caroline Krouse; her brother: Alvin Leidolf; her sisters: Vada Thomas, Ruthie (Gene) King and Earlene Dean; nine grandchildren and five great-grandchildren.
A private memorial service will be held on Sunday, September 16, 2012 at Newcomer Funeral Home. Burial will follow at St. Mary of the Knobs Catholic Cemetery.
Visitation will take place at the funeral home from 12 to 4 pm on Sunday.
Memorial contributions may be made to Samaritan's Purse, P.O. Box 3000, Boone, NC 28607; or Cedar Lake Lodge, 7984 New LaGrange Road, Louisville, KY 40222).


WILLIAM NOE, 54, Hardinsburg, died Wednesday, September 12, 2012 at his home.
He was born in Fort Belvoir, Va. and was the proprietor of the Red Fox Tavern.
Survivors include his mother: Sarah Inman Ross; his son: Nathan Cook; his brother: Russell Ross; and his sister: Cheryl Ross Volyes. He was preceded in death by his brother: Anthony Avery.
Funeral services will be held at 11 am on Saturday, September 15, 2012 at Love Funeral Home in Palmyra. Burial will follow in Hardinsburg Cemetery.
Visitation will take place from 3 to 8 pm at the funeral home on Friday, September 14.


NAOMI MAE CUNNINGHAM, 86, Jeffersonville, died Friday, September 14, 2012 at Thorton Terrace Health Campus in Hanover.
She was born on April 25, 1926 in Scott County to Ernest W. and Mary Adell Cox Faris. She had retired from AT&T where she was a Telephone Operator.
Survivors include her nephew: Phillip (Karen) Joyce of Hanover; her great niece and nephew: Kristen Sands and Andrew Joyce, both of Lexington; several cousins, great-great nieces and nephews.
Funeral services will be held at 1 pm on Tuesday, September 18, 2012 at Grayson Funeral Home in New Washington. Burial will follow at Walnut Ridge Cemetery in Jeffersonville.
Visitation will be held from 10 am until the time of services on Tuesday.


RICHARD THOMAS BOWER, SR., 72, Louisville, formerly of New Washington, died Thursday, September 13, 2012 at Norton's Brownsboro Hospital in Louisville.
He was born on October 19, 1939 in St. Louis, Mo. to Harry and Elizabeth Bower. He was a former mechanic.
Survivors include his companion: Jackie Mitchell of Louisville; his sons: Richard T. Bower, Jr. of Jeffersonville and Jim Bower of Louisville; his daughter: Lisbeth Banks of Jeffersonville; his sister: Patsy Steele of New Washington; six grandchildren and one great-grandchild.
Funeral services were held Monday, September 17, 2012 at Grayson Funeral Home. Burial followed in Otisco Cemetery.


ALMA FAYE WEBB, 80, New Washington, died Friday, September 14, 2012 at St. Cathrine Regional Hospital.
She was born on August 15, 1930 in Charlestown to Leroy and Hazel Goodwin May. She was a homemaker and a self-employed seamstress. She was also a member of the Bethlehem Homemakers Club and the Pleasant Ridge Baptist Church in Charlestown.
Survivors include her daughter: Sharon (Joe) Madison of New Washington; her son: Ralph (Twila) Webb of Otsico; her brothers: Roy Lee and Ralph Andrew May, both of New Washington; her sister: Edith Abbott of Lexington; seven grandchildren, 11 great-grandchildren, and two more on the way. She was preceded in death by her parents; her husband: John Webb; her brother: James Fred May; and her sisters: Melissa Ann and Nellie Elizabeth May and Lois Cowan.
Funeral services were held Monday, September 17, 2012 at Grayson Funeral Home. Burial followed in Hibernia Cemetery.


HARRY DOANE, 88, Borden, died Friday, September 14, 2012 at his residence.
He was born on October 7, 1923 in Mitchell to the late Harry Doane and Pearl (Woods) Hickman. He was retired from Cummins Engine Company in Columbus. He was also a Boy Scout and 4-H Leader, a member of the American Legion Post #234 in Scottsburg and a member of Austin Christian Church.
Survivors include his wife: Ruby Kintner Doane; his son: Charles Doane of Austin; his daughters: Pat Broady of Borden, Ruth Murphy of Columbus, and Betty Baxter of Scottsburg; his brothers: Gerald Hickman of Austin, Charles Hickman of Scottsburg and Robert Hickman of Indianapolis; his sister: Linda Howard of Louisville; 14 grandchildren and 17 great-grandchildren.
Funeral services were held Monday, September 17, 2012 at Buchanan Funeral Home. Burial followed at Wesley Chapel Cemetery in Austin. There will be  Military Graveside Rites by the V.F.W. Post #1083 in Crothersville.


GERALD E. “BUTCH” BRIDGEWATER, 68, Scottsburg, died September 15, 2012.
He was born on July 12, 1944 in Scottsburg to Gerald E. “Cap” and Vessie Mann Bridgewater. He was formerly employed at Cummins Engine Company and retired with DNR working at Hardy Lake. He was a member of the Scottsburg Masonic Lodge #572 and Scott County Moose and Family Center #2324.
Survivors include his mother and several cousins. He was preceded in death by his father.
Funeral services will be held at 1 pm on Wednesday, September 19, 2012 at Stewart & Haogland Funeral Home. Burial will follow at Cravens Cemetery.
Visitation will take place at the funeral home from 4 to 8 pm on Tuesday, September 18, and from 12 pm until the time of services on Wednesday.
Memorial Contributions may be made to Cravens Cemetery c/o Stewart & Hoagland Funeral Home, 80 N. 1st Street, Scottsburg IN 47170.


MARY JEWELL PACE, 68, Homestead, Fla., formerly of Clark County, died Wednesday, September 12, 2012 at Homestead Hospital in Florida.
She was born on August 8, 1944 in Harlan, Ky. to Harmon and Mary Sue Lee Pace. She was a member of the Living Waters Baptist Church in Charlestown.
Survivors include her son: Robert Len (Nadine) Pace of Camby, Ind.; her daughters: Hope Lynette and Betty Faye Pace, both of Homestead, Fla.; her sisters: Nancy Basham of Henryville and Marlena Sonner of Charlestown; her brothers: Charles Pace of Henryville and James Pace of Pekin; eight grandchildren and seven great-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her parents; her daughter: Michelle Kay Masingo; and her brother: Leroy Pace.
Funeral services will be held Saturday, September 22, 2012 at Grayson Funeral Home in Charlestown. Burial will follow at Mt. Zion Cemetery in Henryville.
Visitation will take place from 1 to 8 pm on Friday, September 21, and from 9 am until the time of services on Saturday.


GEORGE PATRICK HOLKAMP, 70, Borden, died Sunday, September 16, 2012.
He was born on March 15, 1942 in Floyds Knobs to the late George J. and Anna Kirchgessner Holkamp. He was a longtime farmer, co-owner of Holkamp Brothers Produce and retired from the Ford Motor Company. He also served in the National Guard and was a lifelong member of St. Joseph Hill Catholic Church in Sellersburg.
Survivors include his wife: Ivy B. Robinson Holkamp; his daughters: Patty (Bob) Bringle and Barbara (Tim) Renners; his grandsons: Patrick and Danile Bringle and Joseph Renners; his brother: Eugene (Suzanne) Holkamp; his sisters: Wilma (George) Smith, Norma Holkamp, Phyllis (Bob) Burkholder and Elizabeth Williams; his sister-in-law: Mary Holkamp; many nieces., nephews and his lifelong best friend: John Wieska. He was preceded in death by his brother: Herbert Holkamp.
A funeral mass will be held at 10 am on Wednesday, September 19, 2012 at St. Joseph Catholic Church. Burial will follow in the church cemetery.
Visitation will take place at Newcomer Funeral Home from 11 am to 8 pm on Tuesday, September 18, 2012, including a rosary service at 4 pm.
Memorial contributions may be made to St. Joseph Catholic Church, 2605 West St. Joe Road, Sellersburg, IN 47172.


BETTY G. SCHWARTZKOPF MURPHY, 91, Columbus, died Friday, September 14, 2012 at Hospice of Southern Central Indiana Inpatient Facility.
She was born on February 7, 1921 in Scottsburg to William and Laura Shields Gobin. She worked in the accounting department of several retailers and was a longtime member of Psi Iota Xi Sorority. She was a former member of St. Peters Lutheran Church and New Chapel United Methodist Church.
Survivors include her daughter: Susan Woods of Columbus; her grandsons: Scott Woods of Columbus and Matt Woods of Seymour; her great-grandchildren: Christian Rutan Woods of Knoxville, Tenn., Morgan Rutan Woods of Tullahoma, Tenn. and Asher Woods of Seymour; several nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by her parents; her first husband: Don Schwartzkopf; her second husband: John Murphy; her sister: Shirley Chichester; and her brother: Charles Gobin.
Funeral services will be held at 11 am on Tuesday, September 18, 2012. Burial will follow at Garland Brook Cemetery.
Myers-Reed Funeral Home in Columbus and Stewart & Hoagland Funeral Home in Scottsburg are handling the arrangements.
Memorial contributions may be made to St. Peters Lutheran Church, New Chapel United Methodist Church or Hospice of Southern Central Indiana.


CAROLE MARLENE “SISSY” HEATH, 77, Scottsburg, died Friday, September 14, 2012 at Hickory Creek.
She was born on July 29, 1935 in Scottsburg to the late Jesse J. and Georgia V. Hosea Giles. She was a homemaker and a member of Kimberlin Creek Baptist Church.
Survivors include her son: Hal (Melanie) Heath of Scottsburg; her daughter: Leslie Heath of Fredericksburg; her step-son: Allen Hall of Austin; and 10 grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her husband: Grover Heath.
A memorial service will be held at 2pm on Sunday, September 23, 2012 at Kimberlin Creek Baptist Church. Cremation was chosen. A private burial will be held at a later date in Scottsburg Cemetery.
Collins Funeral Home handled the arrangements.
Memorial contributions may be made to the Scott County Relay for Life or the Arthritis Foundation c/o Collins Funeral Home.


JOSEPH PATRICK ROTHBAUER, 92, Battle Creek, Mich., formerly of Pekin and Henryville, died Saturday, September 8, 2012.
He was born on March 17, 1920 in Pekin to Anton and Julia Szosz Rothbauer. He worked as a truck driver in New York City, operated a gas station in Hempstead, N.Y., worked Percy Jones Army Hospital in Battle Creek and then worked for Eaton Corporation, retiring after 30 years of service. He was also a U.S. Navy veteran of World War II and a survivor of the Pearl Harbor attack.
Survivors include his son: Joseph J. (Barbar) Rothbauer; his brothers: Henry (Dot), Michael, Charlie (Libby) and Stephen (Linda) Rothbauer; his sister: Helen Meyer; two grandchildren, two step-grandchildren, two great-grandchildren and six step-great-grandchildren. He was preceded in death by his parents; his wives: Evelyn and Maxine; his brothers: Anton, Frank, George and Leslie Rothbauer; and his sisters: Matilda Meyer and Ethel Rothbauer.
Funeral services were held Thursday, September 13, 2012 at the Richard A. Henry Funeral Home in Battle Creek. Burial followed at Ft. Custer National Cemetery.
Memorial contributions may be made to St. Peter Lutheran Church or Lifespan Good Samaritan Hospice Residence.


PATRICK ARNOLD TEETER, 77, Crandall, died Monday, September 17, 2012 at his home.
He was born on Janaury 28, 1935 in Kennett, Mo. to the late Raymond A. and Mary Ella Eads Teeter. He was a retired Union No. 795 construction worker for E.H. Hughes Construction Company and a licensed Master Plummer.
Survivors include his wife: Carol Nord Teeter; his children: Patrick (Diane) Teeter, Jr. of Corydon, Theresa (Ray) Saylor of Palmyra, Michael (Sheila) Teeter of Preston, Mo., and Scott (Sandy) Teeter of Corydon; his brother: Rick (Patricia) Teeter of Corydon; 11 grandchildren and ten great-grandchildren. He was preceded in death by his granddaughter: Jessica R. Saylor; his brother: Clifford “Bud”, Harold, Jim and Vernal Teeter; and his sister: Verna Bright.
Funeral services will be held at 1 pm on Friday, September 21, 2012 at St. John's Pentecostal Church in Georgetown. Burial will follow in the church cemetery.
Visitation will take place at Swarens Funeral Home in Ramsey from 6 to 8 pm on Wednesday, September 19, and from 10 am to 8 pm on Thursday, September 20.


NORMA JEAN SMITH, 80, Salem, died Sunday, September 16, 2012 at her home.
She was born on April 12, 1932 in Salem to Ivan Weston and Estelle Graves Weston Cook. She was a retired seamstress for Louisville Manufacturing, a member of Blue River Christian Church and attended Salem United Methodist Church.
Survivors include her daughters: Gwen Hardin and Beth Lockenour, both of Salem; her granddaughters: Jennifer Hardin (Lito) Velasco of California and Lynndi (Jason Fluckey) Lockenour of St. Louis, Mo. She was preceded in death by her parents; her husband: Lester B Smith; and her granddaughter: Kesley Lckenour.
Funeral services and burial will take place privately.
Arrangements are being handled by Newcomer Funeral Home.
Memorial contributions may be made to Salem United Methodist Church.


HERBERT G. HAMPTON, 76, Charlestown, died Friday, September 14, 2012.
Survivors include his wife: Freda Hampton; his daughter: Misty (Jeff) Stoner; his granddaughters: Tiffany and Tara Stoner; his mother: Lavilla Grace; his brother: Gary Grace; several nieces, nephews and multiple friends.
Direct burial was performed in Evergreen Cemetery under the care of Evergreen Funeral Home in Louisville.


JAMES E. BURCH, 77, of Charlestown, died Sunday, September 16, 2012.
He was born on March 24, 1935 to Frank R. and Mattie (Stacy) Burch in Boonville, Ky.
He was a retired cabinet maker at Kitchen Kompact in Jeffersonville, and a member of the Pleasant Ridge Baptist Church. He was a loving and devoted husband, father, and grandfather.
Survivors include his wife, Doris (Bowling) Burch of Charlestown; daughters, Teresa Nelson (Ricky) of Charlestown and Lisa Bishop (Roy) of New Albany; grandson, James Michael Bishop; sister, Jennie Campbell of Boonville, Ky., and many good friends.
Funeral services will be held on Thursday, September 20, 2012 at 1 pm at the Grayson Funeral Home in Charlestown, with burial to follow in the Charlestown Cemetery. Visitation will be held on Wednesday from 6pm to 8pm, and after 9am on Thursday.
Online condolences can be sent to www.graysonfuneralhome.com


ANITA L. HAVEN, 80, of Scottsburg, died on Monday, September 17, 2012 at Scott Memorial Hospital.
She was born on November 14, 1931 in Maitland, Missouri, the daughter of the late James Leroy and Josephine B. (Winslow) Spaulding.
She was a graduate of Scottsburg High School, a Mary Kay Consultant for 40 years, a homemaker and a member of the Zoah Christian Church.
She was preceded in death by six siblings, Roger, Everitt and Charles Spaulding and his twin sister, Remalea McCoskey, Lorene Hamilton and Katie Williams and two grandchildren.
Survivors include her husband, Glenn Haven; three daughters, Robin L. Smith (John W.) of Deputy, Teresa Burow (Harold "Bud") of Scottsburg and Heidi Dufour (Luke) of Salem;  a son, A. Lynn Haven (Tracy) of Henryville; a brother, Junior "J.R." Spaulding of Scottsburg; three sisters, Geneva Moody of Clarksville, Gladys Horn of Salem and Colleen Baldwin of Scottsburg; 16 grandchildren and eight great-grandchildren.
Funeral services will be at 11 am Thursday. Sept. 20, 2012 at Zoah Christian Church with Bro. Rodney Sweeney officiating.
Visitation will be from 4 to 8 pm Wednesday and after 9 am Thursday at Zoah Christian Church.
Interment will be in Zoah Cemetery in Scottsburg, Indiana.
Online condolences:www.collinsfuneralhome.net


 

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