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Obituaries January 2, 2013 PDF Print E-mail
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Friday, 28 December 2012 00:00

HAL G. HEATH, 51
RANDY L. MACE, 60
WILLIE STRONG, 62
BEN R. JACKSON SR.
VELMA JEAN HOLLEN, 81
CARMEN MANN, 68
SALLY MULLINS, 92
HAZEL B. MORRIS, 81
RALPH CUNNINGHAM, 60
JESSE C. BAKER, 77
LUCY FAYE COLLINS "DEATON", 75
JOHN E MOCKABEE, 90
RAYMOND D. JENNINGS, JR., 43
CATHERINE E. KELLEY, 91
PENNY M. LITCH SCHWEITZER, 52
RALPH EDWARD CHANDLER
JOYCE K. WARD, 70
CECILE VIOLETTE, 89
MARY ELIZABETH JONES, 90
JAMES M. PENDYGRAFT JR., 59
RICHARD WEBB, 60
DONALD L. MAUDLIN, 84
NORMA JEAN BATES, 74
ALVIN H. “JAKE” LEE, 81
STELLA L. ADDINGTON CAMPBELL, 65
LUCY MAE COLE WEBSTER, 78
WANDA J. WYNN, 77
RUBY F. STEWART, 91
DEAN R. SHEPHERD SR., 82
MICHAEL JARED CARLTON, 66


HAL G. HEATH, 51 of Scottsburg, died Thursday, December 20, 2012 surrounded by family and friends at his residence after a long illness.
He was born on May 19, 1961 in Louisville, the son of the late Grover and Carole M "Sissy" (Giles) Heath. Hal graduated from Scottsburg High School in the Class of 1979 and on Dec. 15, 1989 he married Melanie J. (Zollman) Heath. He was a former employee in shipping and receiving for Cerro Wire in Crothersville, was a former semi driver, a former employee at the old Marble Hill Power Plant and attended the Kimberlin Creek Baptist Church.
Survivors include his wife, Melanie Heath; two sons, Hal O. "Ox" Heath and Kurt Heath both of Scottsburg; a sister, Leslie Heath of Fredericksburg; three nieces: Erin Gray, Amanda Hurt and Laura Beth Bright and two nephews, Andrew and Tyler Gay.
Cremation was requested by the family.
A Memorial Service will be held at 1:00 pm on Sunday, Dec. 30, 2012 at Collins Funeral Home in Scottsburg, Indiana with Rev. Jason Johns officiating.
The family will receive friends from 4-8 pm Saturday and after 11 am Sunday at Collins Funeral Home. Interment will be in Scottsburg Cemetery.
Memorial Contributions: The Family c/o Collins Funeral Home.
Online condolences:www.collinsfuneralhome.net.

 


RANDY L. MACE, 60, of Nabb, died on Thursday, December 20, 2012 at Jewish Hospital in Louisville.
He was born on December 26, 1951 in Scottsburg, the son of the late Everitt and Myrtle (Rand) Mace. He was a graduate of Scottsburg High Class of 1970, was a farmer, a retired millwright for the millwright union in Louisville, and a former employee of Jeff Boat in Jeffersonville. He attended the Commiskey First Church of God, was Vice President and member of the Lexington Historical Society and recipient of the River Friendly Farmer Award in 2007. Survivors include his wife, Joan (Hall) Mace; son, Trenton Mace of Lexington; daughter, Holly Keeton and her husband John of Lexington; two brothers, Glen Mace and his wife Peggy of Scottsburg and Fred Mace and his wife Kaylene of Lexington; two sisters, Debbie Heacock and her husband Steve of Scottsburg and Emma Bowling of Flowery Branch, Georgia and three grandchildren, Hunter Keeton, Tanner Mace and Emily Keeton.
Funeral services were Sunday, Dec. 23, 2012 at Collins Funeral Home in Scottsburg, with Bro. George Reece, Sr. officiating. The family requested cremation, which followed the services.
Memorial contributions may be made to the Lexington Volunteer Fire Department c/o Collins Funeral Home.
Online condolences:www.collinsfuneralhome.net.


WILLIE STRONG,62, Lexington, died on Monday, December 24, 2012 at his residence.
He was born on November 21, 1950 in Hazard, Ky., the son of the late Sam and Lottie (Abner) Strong. He was a retired mechanic for Hanover Implement in Hanover and also a retired employee from the old Rexnard Company, also known as Envirex in Madison.
He was preceded in death by his parents and a sister, Bernice McNeeley.
Survivors include his wife, Deanna Strong of Lexington; a daughter, Brittany Lay of Lexington; four sisters, Teresa Diaz-Green, Ailean McNeeley and Ethel Golden all of Lexington and Denise Lay of Charlestown; a brother, Don Strong of Lexington; a grandson, Carter Lyon of Lexington and several nieces and nephews.
Funeral services will be at 1 pm Thursday at Collins Funeral Home in Scottsburg with cremation to follow.
Visitation will be from 10 am to 1 pm Thursday.
Private burial will be at a later date in Lexington Cemetery.
Online condolences:www.collinsfuneralhome.net.


BEN R. JACKSON SR., died December 23, 2012.
Born in Bedford, he attended Shawswick school, graduating in 1967 from Carmel High School where he enjoyed playing basketball. He attended Indiana State University. He worked for seventeen years for Dave McIntire Chevrolet; since that time, he became an independent broker. He was a member of Salem United Methodist Church and the Salem Lions Club.
He is survived by his wife, Laurie (Hurst) Jackson, his children, Benny, Tracy, and Amanda Jackson, along with their mother, Sheila Lyon and his granddaughter, Jessica Jackson. He is also survived by brothers and sisters, Sandra, Russ, Tom, Peggy, Vickie, Billie Jo, Gary, Steven and Debbie.
He was preceded in death by his sister, Marcia; brother, Larry and his mother Julia and his father Russel.
In lieu of flowers, please send donations to Washington County Community Foundation.
Visitation will be Friday December 28 from 4-8 pm, funeral will be Saturday December 29 at 2 p.m. with visitation from 12-2 pm at Weathers Funeral Home, 106 S. Shelby St., Salem, Indiana.


VELMA JEAN HOLLEN, 81, Salem, died Saturday, December 22, 2012 at Kentuckiana Medical Center in Clarksville.
She was born June 5, 1931 in Washington County, the daughter of Roy and Grace Elliott Radcliffe. She was a retired cook for East Side Restaurant.
She was preceded in death by her husband Robert Harold Hollen; a son, Robert L. Hollen; a sister, Roberta Briggs; two grandchildren, Aaron Hollen and Sarah Grace Hudgens and her parents.
She is survived by a son Larry W. Hollen of Kenton, Ohio; a daughter, Linda Kay Hardin of Salem; a sister, Betty Radcliffe of Indianapolis, eight grandchildren and 15 great-grandchildren.
Funeral services will be held Thursday, Dec. 27, 2012 at 2 pm at Weathers Funeral Home. Burial will follow in Crown Hill Cemetery.
Visitation will be Wednesday from 4-8 pm and Thursday from 9 am until time of service.


CARMEN MANN, 68, Austin died Wednesday, December 19, 2012 in Floyd Memorial Hospital in New Albany.
She was born March 31, 1944, the daughter of the late Blaine Mann and Hazel Wilson.
She was a member of the New Harmony Baptist Church Austin, Indiana.
Survivors include her brother, James Mann, Austin; a guardian, Helen Graham, North Vernon and a caregiver, Donna Champion, Pekin.
The funeral service was Friday, December 21, 2012 at Buchanan Funeral Home with Rev. William Champion officiating.
Burial followed in the Harrod Cemetery in Austin.
Online Condolences can be made at www.buchananfuneralhome.net.


SALLY MULLINS, 92, Austin, died Wednesday, December 19, 2012 at her residence.
She was born March 1, 1920 in Knott Co., Ky., she was the daughter of the late George Jones and Sylvia (Combs) Jones. She was a member of the Mt. Parion Baptist Church Austin.
Survivors include daughters, Sylvia Mullins, Austin, Tilda Marie (Robert) Rice, Austin, Mable (Scott) Walker, Austin, Audrey Buck, Austin, Betty J. (Jesse) Barger, Austin, Mary Ann (Leonard) Martin, Walesboro, Ind., and Dorthy I. Campbell, Greenwood, Ind.; sons, Herbert (Shirley) Mullins, Jr., Austin, James Arthur (Christine) Mullins, Cleveland, Tenn., Obra Dean Mullins, Michigan City, Ind. and Carmel J. (Debbie) Mullins, Austin. She is also survived by 21 grandchildren, 28 great-grandchildren and five great-great-grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her husband Herbert and two sons, Paul and Phillip Mullins.
Funeral services were Saturday, December 22, 2012 at Buchanan Funeral Home with Rev.
Granville Barger & Rev. Dorris Campbell officiating. Burial followed in the Spurgeon Cemetery, Austin.
Online Condolences can be made at www.buchananfuneralhome.net.


HAZEL B. MORRIS, 81, Salem, died Saturday, December 22 at Floyd Memorial Hospital.
She was born February 23, 1931 in Oneida, Ky. the daughter of Thomas and Loada Robinson Brown. She was a retired employee of G.C. Murphy Company. She was a member of Canton Christian Church.
She was preceded in death by her husband Leon Morris, two brothers, five sisters and her parents.
She is survived by her son, Don Morris of Salem; two daughters, Paula King and Pam Morris both of Salem; a sister, Mae Richardson of Salem, seven grandchildren and six great-grandchildren.
Funeral services will be held Thursday, Dec. 27, 2012 at 10:30 am at Weathers Funeral Home.
Burial will follow in Crown Hill Cemetery.
Visitation will be Wednesday from 4-8 pm and Thursday from 9 am until time of service.


RALPH CUNNINGHAM, 60, of Palmyra, died December 20, 2012 at his residence.
Born on February 22, 1952, he was the son of Earl Robert Cunningham and Anita Irene (Bowe) Cunningham. He worked maintenance for Tyson Foods in Corydon. He was an avid hunter and fisherman.
Survivors include one brother, Harland Ray Cunningham of Sellersburg; one sister, Doris Marie Hines of Cloverport, Ky.
He was preceded in death by his parents.
Cremation was chosen. A memorial service will be held at a later date.
Online expressions may be made at www.hughestaylor.net


JESSE C. BAKER, 77, died Thursday, December 20, 2012 at Floyd Memorial Hospital, New Albany.
He was born August 17, 1935 at Mt. Sterling, Ky. to the late Perry and Lida Barryman Baker. He was a peacetime Marine Corp Veteran and retired from ICI America, Charlestown.
Surviving are his wife, Ann Adams Baker of Depauw, Ind., a son, Michael W. Higdon (Rhea) of Depauw; daughters, Gina Nease (Rick) of Scottsburg, Julie Campbell (Charlie) of Scottsburg, Beth Schonfeld (Jeff) Indianapolis, Teresa Black (Chris) Depauw, Jan Livingston (Adam) of Jasper, sisters, Carrie Lee West (Lynn) of Scottsburg, Betty Robins (Jim Rudder) of Scottsburg; nine grandchildren and five great-grandchildren.
Funeral services were Monday, Dec. 24, 2012 at Swarens Funeral Home, 1405 Hwy 64 NW, Ramsey, with burial in Mount Zion Cemetery, Depauw.


LUCY FAYE COLLINS "DEATON", 75, of Austin, died Wednesday, December 19, 2012 in Clark Memorial Hospital in Jeffersonville.
She was born January 13, 1937 in Hazard, Ky., the daughter of the late Charlie Vires and Chloe (Napier) Vires.
Survivors include her daughter, Brenda Deaton Wolf, Scottsburg; sons, Michael Deaton, Austin and Mark Deaton, Austin; brother, Kell Vires, Chavies, Kentucky; sisters, Elizabeth Vires Hensley, Austin and Prudie Hickes, Scottsburg. She is also survived by 10 grandchildren, 10 great-grandchildren, and one great-great-grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Henry Collins and a son, Chucky Deaton.
Funeral services were Monday, Dec. 24, 2012 at Buchanan Funeral Home.
Burial followed at Spurgeon Cemetery in Austin.
Online Condolences can be made at www.buchananfuneralhome.net.


JOHN E MOCKABEE, 90, Marysville, died December 24 2012 in Marysville.
He was born, November 2 1922, in the District of Columbia, the son of John T Mockabee and Olivia Ann Marcey Mockabee. He had 32 years of military career retiring from the military and also retired from Civil Service and was a former mechanic. He was a member of St. Augustine Catholic Church in Jeffersonville; Knights of Columbus in Jeffersonville; a former member of Holy Name Society; former volunteer with Scottsburg Volunteer Fire Dept; and former member of Scottsburg High School Band Parents; GWRAA (Gold Wing motorcycle).
He was a veteran, World War II, U. S. Army, with the 101st Airborne.
He married Pauline Hall Mockabee, who survives.
In addition to his wife, he is survived by his son David Ray Mockabee (Sharron), The Villages Fla.; daughters, Janice Marie Pyle, The Villages Fla., Frances Jean Lee (David), Sellersburg and Cynthia Ann Combs (Kent), Marysville; eight grandchildren, Mary Katherine Sheridan, Megan Kristine McMechan, Jennifer Ann Fenimore, Jeri Lynn Carlyle, Clifford Allen Lee, Paul David Gebus-Mockabee, John Shelby Combs, Casey Joe Combs and nine great-grandchildren, Michael Keith Sheridan, Molly K Sheridan, Cory Allen Whitt, Hannah Nicole Fenimore, Zach John Fenimore, Alexandra Lee Carlyle, Patrick Archer Carlyle, Ciaran David Gebus-Mockabee and Nenagh Gebus-Mockabee. He is also survived by one great-great-grandchild, Cadence Whitt.
He was preceded in death by his parents and a great-granddaughter, Victoria P Carlyle.
Visitation will be from 4-8 pm Thursday December 27, 2012 and 10 am to 12:30 pm Friday, December 28, 2012 at Stewart & Hoagland Funeral Home.
Services will be at 1 pm Friday, December 28, 2012 at American Martyrs Catholic Church in Scottsburg with Father Don Buchanan officiating.
Burial will follow in the Scottsburg Cemetery.
There will be graveside military services.
Donations may be made to the Kosair Children’s Hospital c/o Stewart & Hoagland Funeral Home, 80 N 1st St., Scottsburg IN 47170.
Online condolences may be made at www.stewart-hoaglandfuneralhome.com.


RAYMOND D. JENNINGS, JR., 43, Scottsburg, died December 21, 2012.
He was born on February 22, 1969 in Chicago, Ill. to Raymond Jennings, Sr. and Jean Kolep Doss. He had been the Diesel Mechanic Supervisor for National Distributors in Sellersburg and a member of the Lions Club in Austin.
Survivors include his wife: Suzanne Jennings of Scottsburg; his sons: Raymond Tyler and Jacob Thomas Jennings, both of Scottsburg; his mother; his brothers: Larry (Joann) and William Jennings, both of Scottsburg, and Jimmy Jennings of Crawfordsville; and his sisters: Loretta (Matthew) Blaze of Crawfordsville and Jollene Napier of Lexington, Ky. He was preceded in death by his father and by his brother: Bernard Jennings.
Funeral services will be held at 11 am on Saturday, December 29, 2012 at Stewart & Hoagland Funeral Home. Burial will follow at Mountain Grove Cemetery in Memphis.
Visitation will take place from 9 am until the time of services on Saturday.
Memorial contributions may be made to the family, c/o Stewart & Hoagland Funeral Home, 80 N 1st St, Scottsburg, IN 47170.


CATHERINE E. KELLEY, 91, Underwood, died Tuesday, December 25, 2012 at Scott Memorial Hospital.
She was born on January 4, 1921 in Henryville to the late Henry and Sarah Ray Reardon. She was a retired Postmaster and clerk for the old Underwood Post Office and a member of the old Underwood Methodist Church.
Survivors include her granddaughter: Alicia (Darrell “Peanut”) of Scottsburg; her great-grandchildren: Michael Goodwin, Tabitha Richey, Kevin Richey and Angie Eldridge; and her great-great-grandchildren: Thomas, Emma, Kelsie, Kourtney and Kayla. She was preceded in death by her husband: James A. “Eddie” Kelley; her daughter: Evelyn J. Taylor; and several siblings.
Funeral services will be held at 11 am on Friday, December 28, 2012 at Collins Funeral Home in Scottsburg. Burial will follow at Sodom Cemetery in Underwood.
Visitation will take place from 4 to 7 pm on Thursday, December 27, and from 10 am until the time of services on Friday.


PENNY M. LITCH SCHWEITZER, 52, Lanesville, died Thursday, December 20, 2012.
Survivors include her children: James Litch, Michael Aydlett and Brandy Aydlett Schaeffer; her grandchildren: Nathan, Kaitlyn, Alyssa and Selena; and her sibling: Joe Knaebel, Terri Litch Waggoner, Robyn Gosselin, Toby Litch and Rick Ford. She was preceded in death by her parents: Donald and Patricia Litch; and her mother: Constance Craig Pope.
A funeral mass will be held at 11 am on Thursday, December 27, 2012 at St. Mary Catholic Church in Lanesville. Burial will follow at St. Mary Catholic Cemetery.
Memorial contributions may be made to Open Door Youth Services in New Albany.


RALPH EDWARD CHANDLER, 66, of Jeffersonville and formerly of Charlestown, died Monday, December 24, 2012 at Sellersburg Health and Rehab.
He was born on November 17, 1946 to Everett and Mary Lee (Smith) Chandler in Jeffersonville. He was an Army Veteran of the Vietnam War, a semi-truck salesman, and a former employee for Total Truck Parts in Clarksville.
He is preceded in death by his parents.
Survivors include his son, Josh Chandler(Sue) of Hardinsburg; daughter, Shannon Goodwin(Brad) of Marysville; sisters, Elaine Blair of Otisco, Laurel Thompson of Charlestown, and Carol Tipton of Charlestown; grandchildren, Dustin Goodwin, Megan Goodwin, Jonathan Chandler, and Morgan Chandler.
Funeral services will be held on Saturday, December 29, 2012 at 1 pm at the Grayson Funeral Home in Charlestown, with burial to follow in the New Chapel Cemetery.
Visitation will begin on Friday from 1pm to 8pm and after 9am on Saturday.
Online condolences can be sent to www.graysonfuneralhom.com


JOYCE K. WARD, 70, of Charlestown, died on Monday, December 24, 2012 at Kentuckiana Medical Center.
She was born on May 1, 1942 to Homer and Ethel (Deere) Brison in Charlestown.
Survivors include her companion Richard Darnell; sons, Joseph Ward of Charlestown, and Ernie Ward of Jeffersonville; daughters, Teresa Weddle of Charlestown, Martha Latham of Charlestown, and Tammy Stoner of Nabb; brothers, Patrick Brison of Charlestown, Homer E. Brison of Charlestown, Paul D. Brison, of Louisville, Walter D. Brison of Charlestown and Eugene F. Brison of New Market; sisters, Lisa Gilbert of Arlington, Texas, Violet Darnell of Columbus, and Donna Burns of Borden; 11 grandchildren, and eight great-grandchildren.
Memorial service will be held on Thursday, January 3, 2013 at 6 pm at the Grayson Funeral Home in New Washington.
Visitation will be from 4pm till time of the service.
Online condolences can be sent to www.graysonfuneralhome.com


CECILE VIOLETTE, 89, died Monday, December 24, 2012 at the Villas of Guerin Woods in Georgetown.
She was born in St. Basile, NB Canada on August 24, 1923 the daughter of Robert and Lelina Lajoei Michaud.
She was a teacher for many years, most recently at St. Patricks Elementary School in Portsmouth, New Hampshire and was a member of St. Mary’s of the Knobs Catholic Church.
She is survived by her husband, Lionel Violette of Georgetown; three sons, Robert Violette of Floyds Knobs, James Violette of Howell, New Jersey and David Violette of Belle Mead, New Jersey; one daughter, Jean Bell of Mountain View, Calif.; five grandchidren, Jason, Kristofer, Danielle, Georgetown and Jacqueline and Michael.
A memorial service will be held at 2 pm, Saturday, Dec. 29, 2012 at Gehlbach & Royse Funeral Home in Georgetown. Father Mike Hildebrand will officiate.
Visitation will be held at the funeral home in Georgetown on Saturday from 1 PM to 2 PM.
Please visit our website at www.gehlhbachandroyse.com to sign her online guestbook or leave a message for the family.


MARY ELIZABETH JONES, 90, of Charlestown, died Tuesday, December 25, 2012 at Clark Memorial Hospital.
She was born on August 15, 1922 to Walter Alexander and Lover Jones in Charlestown. She was a retired Charlestown Middle School custodian, member of the Second Baptist Church, was on the board of Charlestown Housing Authority, member of the Red Hat Society, Charlestown Beautification Committee, and an active volunteer for different organizations.
She is preceded in death by her parents, and her brother, Robert Jones.
Survivors include her sons, Samuel B. Anderson, Jr.(Brenda) of Jeffersonville, and John A. Jones (Diane Reynolds) of Indianapolis; daughter, Audrey Jones of Indianapolis; grandchildren, Vaneika Saunders, LaShawnda Saunders, Dennis Huggins II, Bradford Anderson, and Pryia Jones, and three great-grandchildren.
Funeral services will be held on Saturday, December 29, 2012 at 10:30 am at the First Baptist Church in Charlestown, with burial to follow in the Charlestown Cemetery.
Visitation will be held on Friday from 4-8 pm at Grayson Funeral Home, and after 9:30 am at the church.
Online condolences can be sent to www.graysonfuneralhome.com


JAMES M. PENDYGRAFT JR., 59, Salem, died Wednesday, December 26 at St. Vincent Hospital of Salem.
He was born December 29, 1952 in Danville, Ky., the son of James Marion Pendygraft Sr. and Gladys Murphy Pendygraft. He was a retired employee of Tecumseh and a member of Westside Baptist Church and American Legion.
He is survived by his companion Connie Pendygraft; two sons, James Pendygraft III and Christopher (CJ) Pendygraft both of Salem; a daughter, Jessica Pendygraft of Salem, a brother, Ronnie Pendygraft of Salem; a sister, Vicki Sue Underwood of Salem, his mother, Gladys Pendygraft of Salem and two grandchildren.
Funeral services will be held Monday, Dec. 31, 2012 at 2 p.m. at Weathers Funeral Home.
Burial will follow in Crown Hill Cemetery.
Visitation will be Monday from 10 am until time of service.


RICHARD WEBB, 60, of Scottsburg, died on Tuesday, December 25, 2012 at Ft. Hamilton Hospital in Hamilton, Ohio.
He was born November 6, 1952 in Lake City, Minnesota, the son of the late John Arthur Webb and Wanda Jean (Tushaus) Redifer. He was a former towboat chef for American Commercial Barge Lines in Jeffersonville, and was a U.S. Army veteran during the Vietnam War and was stationed in Germany.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by a brother, Jack Webb.
Survivors include two sisters, Patty Corzine of Sellersburg and Margie Wright of Yulee, Fla.; two brothers, Ray Webb of Minden, Louisiana and Steve Webb of Hamilton, Ohio and 13 nieces and nephews.
Funeral Service will be at 8 pm Friday, Dec. 28, 2012 at Collins Funeral Home with cremation to follow services.
Visitation is from 6-8 pm Friday at Collins Funeral Home.
Interment will be in Zoah Cemetery in Scottsburg.
Memorial Contributions: Hosparus c/o Collins Funeral Home.
Online condolences: www.collinsfuneralhome.net


DONALD L. MAUDLIN, 84, Campbellsburg, died Friday, December 21, 2012 at his residence.
He was born on April 10, 1928 in Campbellsburg to the late Lewis N. and Lilly B. Wood Maudlin. He was a retired employee of the General Motors Plant in Bedford, Ky. and a member of the Campbellsburg First Christian Church.
Survivors include his daughters: Fay Maudlin and Donna M. Warner, both of Campbellsburg; his sons: Donald R. Maudlin of Millport, Ind. and Donavan J. Maudlin of Campbellsburg; his brother: Stanley Maudlin of Campbellsburg; his sister: Laurel Taylor of Campbellsburg; 11 grandchildren, 15 great-grandchildren and one great-great-grandson. He was preceded in death by two brothers, five sisters, a great-grandson, and his wife: Irma Mae Wingler Maudlin.
Funeral services were held Monday, December 24, 2012 at Dawalt Funeral Home. Burial followed at Mt. Tabor Cemetery in Salem.
Memorial contributions may be made to the Alzheimer's Research Foundation, 6100 Dutchman Lane, 4th Floor, Louisville, KY 40205.


NORMA JEAN BATES, 74, Salem, died Wednesday, December 26, 2012 at Kindred Hospital in Louisville.
She was born on June 27, 1938 in Anneta, Ky. to the late George and Mary Eliza Decker. She was a homemaker.
Survivors include her sons: Charles W. Bates, Jr. of Salem, James M. Bates of Pekin, and John H. Bates of Floyds Knobs; her daughters: Susan D. Snyder and Patricia Bates, both of Salem, and Mary A. Carlton of Dubois; her sister: Sylvia Decker of Austin; her brother: Carl Decker of Louisville; 17 grandchildren and 15 great-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her husband: Charles W. Bates, Sr.; her son: Gary Bates, Sr.; her daughter: Debbie Bates; five brothers and one sister.
A graveside service was Friday, December 28, 2012 at McGrew Cemetery in Clarkson, Ky.
Arrangements were handled by Dawalt Funeral Home.
Memorial contributions may be made to the American Heart Association, 240 Whittington Parkway, Louisville, KY, 40222.


ALVIN H. “JAKE” LEE, 81, Salem, died Friday, December 21, 2012 at St. Vincent Salem Hospital.
He was born on September 7, 1931 in Pekin to the late James Bodine and Tina McCoskey Lee. He was retired from the old Smith Cabinet Company in Salem and was a former employee of the old Louisville Cement Company in Speed, Ind. He was a member of the Mt. Zion Baptist Church.
Survivors include his wife: Mary Ingram Lee; his sons: Dewayne Lee of Sellersburg and Timothy H. Lee of Salem; his daughters: Susie Lashbrooks, Patricia Knox and Ruth Arredondo, all of Salem, Beverly Yocum of Clarksville and Vickie Brown of Pekin; his sisters: Elsie Sullivan and Jean Nicholson, both of Salem; several grandchildren, several great-grandchildren, and several great-great-grandchildren. He was preceded in death by two sons, one daughter and two granddaughters.
Funeral services were held Monday, December 24, 2012 at Dawalt Funeral Home. Burial followed at Olive Branch Cemetery in Pekin.
Memorial contributions may be made to the American Heart Association, 240 Whittington Parkway, Louisville, KY, 40222.


STELLA L. ADDINGTON CAMPBELL, 65, Deputy, died Tuesday, December 25, 2012 at Norton Hospital in Louisville.
She was born on June 25, 1947 in Detroit, Mich. to James H. Addington and Joy Grace Day Gonek. She had worked several jobs over the years, most recently with King's Daughters' Hospital in Madison, retiring this past summer.
Survivors include her son: James T. (Cindy) Campbell, Jr. of Memphis; her daughters: Missy Gabbard of North Charlestown, S.C., and Jeannie (Darin) Halm of Midland, Mich.; her sister: Lora Matusiewicz of Flat Rock, Mich.; her half-brother: Ben Gonek of Troy, Mich.; her brothers-in-law and sisters-in-law: Kathleen and Ed Fields, Lois Bailey, Betty and Bill Gybarger, Art and Mae Campbell, Charlie and Joyce Campbell, Don and Peggy Campbell; two grandchildren, one step-grandson, two step-great-grandchildren, several aunts, uncles, nieces, nephews and cousins. She was preceded in death by her parents, her husband: James T. Campbell, Sr.; and her step-father: Ben Gonek.
Funeral services will be held at 1:30 pm on Sunday, December 30, 2012 at Morgan & Nay Funeral Centre. Burial will follow in Pisgah Cemetery near Deputy.
The family requests memorial contributions be made to the American Cancer Society or the Pisgah United Methodist Church.


LUCY MAE COLE WEBSTER, 78, Hanover, ided Tuesday, December 25, 2012 at St. Mary's Hospital in Evansville.
She was born on February 7, 1934 in College Hill, Ky. to Jerry and Eura Elise Clouse Cole. She had worked for 22 years as a cook and janitor at Southwestern Elementary School in Hanover. She was a member of Hanover Baptist Church.
Survivors include her sons: Robert Allen Webster of New Washington, Leon Bruce Webster and his wife, Cindy of Senecaville, Oh., Jerry Lynn Webster and his wife, Jennifer of Morganfield, Ky., James Harry Webster and his wife, Cathi of Hanover; her daughters: Bonnie Sue Webster Carroll of Madison, Etta Maria Webster of Seymour, Cynthia Ann Webster (Carol Gilmartin) of Point Roberts, Wash.; her brothers: Hubert Cole and his wife, Joan of Jeffersonville, Ky., Herbert Cole and his wife, Ella of Fairmount, Ind.; her sisters: Mary Neal Branum of Elwood, Ind., Elizabeth Moman and her husband, J.T. of Rockport, Ind., Lucille Simpson of Edelstein, Ill.; numerous grandchildren, great grandchildren, several nieces, nephews and other relatives. She was preceded in death by her parents; her husband: Harry Webster Jr.; her son: Rodney Bryan Webster; her brothers: Monroe and Harvey Cole; her sister: Ruby Davis; and her nephew: Herbie Cole.
Funeral services were Saturday, December 29, 2012 at Morgan & Nay Funeral Centre in Madison. Burial followed at Bedford I.O.O.F. Cemetery in Bedford, Ky.
The family requests memorial contributions be made to the Hanover Baptist Church.


WANDA J. WYNN, 77, Salem, died Tuesday, December 25, 2012 at the Meadow View Health Care Center in Salem.
She was born on December 27, 1934 in Salem to the late Harry Thompson and Amanda Holsapple Thompson. She was a retired employee of the old Smith Cabinet Manufacturing Company in Salem. She was a member of the Salem V.F.W. Ladies Auxiliary Post #6636 and was a past president of the Salem Fraternal Order of Eagles Ladies Auxiliary #3516.
Survivors include her sons: David (Brenda) Wynn of Maiden, N.C., Mike (Crissy) and Eddie Wynn, both of Salem; her daughters: Cheryl (Clyde) Wynn of Salem and Missy (Danny) Weston of Clarksville; her brother: Harley Dale Thompson of Medora, Ind.; her sister: Mary Ann Stidham of Medora; 21 grandchildren, 25 great-grandchildren and two great-great-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her sons: Donnie, Larry and Jr. “Bones” Wynn; three brothers, one sister, two grandsons and a great-granddaughter.
Funeral services were Saturday, December 29, 2012 at Dawalt Funeral Home. Burial followed at Crown Hill Cemetery.
Memorial contributions may be made to the American Cancer Society, 4567 Progress Drive, Columbus, IN 47202.


RUBY F. STEWART, 91, Lexington, died on Tuesday, December 25, 2012 at her residence.
She was born on January 10, 1921 in Lexington, the daughter of the late Henry and Osa (Trotter) Amos. Ruby was a retired nurses aide for the old Madison State Hospital in Madison, and a former employee of the old I.C.I. Army Ammunition plant in Charlestown.
She was preceded in death by her husband, James Russell Stewart on May 20, 1991 and several brothers and sisters.
Survivors include two sons, James C. Stewart and his wife Betty of Scottsburg and Roger D. Stewart and his wife Susie of Hanover; a half sister, Janet Amos of Francisco; four grandchildren, Tony Stewart (Michelle), Aaron Stewart and James Stewart (Vicki) and Jennifer Richie (Curtis); five great-grandchildren, Tasha Cravens (Cody), Tyler Stewart, Zachary Higdon, Connor and Ian Stewart and two great-great-grandchildren, Carson and Abby Cravens.
Funeral services were Saturday, Dec. 29, 2012 at Collins Funeral Home with Bro. David Richie officiating.
Interment will be in Scottsburg Cemetery.
Online condolences: www.collinsfuneralhome.net


DEAN R. SHEPHERD SR., 82, Salem, died Monday, December 24 in an accident at Highway 56 and Shields Road.
He was born September 4, 1930 in Williamsport, the son of Thadeus and Edith Thompson Shepherd.  He was a greeter at Wal-Mart in Scottsburg.
He is survived by two sons, Dean R. Shepherd Jr. and Andy Shepherd, his fiance, Gladys Chavez of Salem, six grandchildren and several great-grandchildren.
A memorial service will be held Saturday, January 5 at noon at Weathers Funeral Home. Visitation will be Saturday, January 5 from 10 am until time of service.
The family requests no flowers and asks that expressions of sympathy be made to Riley Children's Hospital in memory of Mr. Shepherd.


MICHAEL JARED CARLTON, 66 of Hanover died Thursday December 27, 2012 at his home.
He was born on December 19, 1946 in Des Moines, Iowa to Leo Max Carlton and Katherine George Carlton. He was a retired Union Electrician and a member of the International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers.
He was preceded in death by his parents and daughter Nanette Carlton and sister Cathy DePhillips.
He is survived by his wife the former Betty Walsh, sons; John Scott Carlton (Maggie) of Las Vegas, NV, and Michael Anthony Carlton (Megan) of Hanover, step-son; Kirk Ingham (Trish) of Lake Park, Iowa, brother; Max Carlton of Walnut, Calif., half-brother; Jack Carlton of California, sister; Connie Stevens of Des Moines, Iowa and six grandchildren.
There will be no services Grayson Funeral Home in Hanover is in charge of arrangements.
Online condolences may be made at www.graysonfuneralhome.com.


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