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Obituaries June 4, 2014 PDF Print E-mail
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Monday, 02 June 2014 00:00

MELVIN RAY COKER, 82
GARY L. SMITH, 67
ELIZABETH EARLY, 93
MARY MARIE KEMP, 88
JAMES DAVID HOWARD, 87
FRANCES DOSS, 58
RONALD PIERCE, 72
RHONDA KAY DRUMMOND, 66
EDWARD CHARLES LAWSON, 77
VIRGINIA A. "GINNY" CARTER, 83
IRENE LAW MICKELSON, 85
JAMES EDSEL TYLER, 84
MARY ANNA REINHARDT MANGEOT, 95
BRENDA K. O’BRIEN, 72
VIRGINIA PAULINE (KNIGHT) FURNISH - BRIDGEWATER, 82
VIRGINIA E. DONNELL, 88
DEBRA KAYE "DEBBIE" PRUETT COOMER, 55
WILLIAM MICHAEL “MIKE” MEAGHER, 59
CHRISTOPHER NOAH GAY
EVERETT L. BARNETT, 85
DANNY GENE ALEXANDER, 75
EMMA BOWLING HELTON, 93

 

MELVIN RAY COKER, 82, Salem died Sunday, May 25 at Salem Crossing.
He was born September 7, 1931 in Jackson County, the son of Frank and Lillian Maudlin Coker.  He was a retired employee of Bata Shoe and Tecumseh.  He was a Korean War Army veteran.
He was preceded in death by his wife, Sandra Sue Street Coker in 2007.  He was also preceded in death by his parents.
He is survived by a brother, Robert Coker (Leona) of Salem; a sister, Beth McCloud (George) of Tennessee, two brothers-in-law:  John Street (Kathy) of Orleans and George Street (Judith ) of Mitchell and several nieces and nephews.
Funeral services will be held Friday, May 30, 2014 at 2:00PM at Weathers Funeral Home.  Burial will follow in Crown Hill Cemetery with military honors. Visitation will be Friday from 10AM-time of service.


GARY L. SMITH, 67, Salem, died Sunday, May 25 at his home.
He was born June 27, 1946 in Washington County, the son of Royce and Estelle Applegate Smith.  He was Assistant Librarian for the Washington County Historical Society.  He was a member of Salem First Baptist Church, Washington County Historical Society, and American Legion.  He served in the National Guard.
He is survived by his son, Jason Smith of Salem; two daughters, Cassandra Terry (Paul) of Mitchell and Hannah Smith of Salem; a brother, Jim W. Smith of Barborsville, West Virginia; a sister, Sherry Tabor of Salem, and two granddaughters, Miranda and Megan Terry of Mitchell.
He was preceded in death by his parents and a brother, Steve Smith.
Funeral services will be held Thursday at 10:00AM at Weathers Funeral Home.  Cremation will follow and burial will be at a later date in Conway Cemetery. Visitation will be Wednesday from 4-8PM and Thursday from 9AM-time of service.


ELIZABETH EARLY, 93, Salem, died Sunday, May 25, 2014 in Salem Crossing.
Born March 13, 1921 in Salem, she was the daughter of the late William Holstine Sr. and Mary E. (Wintersteen) Holstine. She was a retired cook with the Bradie Shrum Elementary, had been a life resident of Washington County and was a member of the Highland Homemakers Club. She married December 7, 1940 to James A. "Bud" Early, who passed away September 2, 2003.
Survivors include three daughters, Janet (David) Wells and Sheryl (David) Motsinger, both of Salem and Phyllis (David) Gray, Sellersburg. She is also survived by seven grandchildren and 13 great-grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by two brothers, William and Jerry Holstine and one sister, Lavena Hughes.
Graveside Service will be at 10:00 am Saturday May 31, 2014 at Crown Hill Cemetery with Bro. Jimmy Applegate officiating.
Arrangements by Dawalt Funeral Home.
Memorial Contributions may be made to the Washington County Relay for Life C/O Terry Suvak 1825 North State Road 135 Salem, Indiana 47167.


MARY MARIE KEMP, 88, Monroe City, formerly of Campbellsburg, died Monday, May 26 at Good Samaritan Hospital in Vincennes.
She was born March 13, 1926 in Campbellsburg, the daughter of Cecil and Hallie Chastain Kemp. She was a member of New Hope United Methodist Church and Heritage Baptist Church in Monroe City.
She is survived by a brother, James Kemp of Orleans, three sisters:  Helen Sama, Sarah Bachman and Diana Green all of Campbellsburg; her caregivers, Becky Fuller and Gwen McCullough both of Monroe City and her friend and roommate for many years, Rosie Cox as well as several nieces and nephews. She is also survived by her caregivers, Becky Fuller of Monroe City and Gwen McCullough of Bicknell.
She was preceded in death by her parents, brothers, Cecil Wayne, Donald, Kenneth, Bobby and David Kemp and three sisters, Kathleen Goen,  Rosamond Rosenbaum and Carolyn McCoy.
Funeral services will be held Thursday at 2:00PM at New Hope United Methodist Church.  Burial will follow in Claysville Cemetery.  Visitation will be Thursday from Noon-time of service at the church.


JAMES DAVID HOWARD, 87, of Charlestown, died Sunday, May 25, 2014.
He was a Navy veteran of World War II, a member of the Masonic Lodge Valley #511.
He is preceded in death by his wife Evangeline Lashley Howard.
He is survived by his children, David T. Howard (Janet M.), Paul E. Howard, Clara Howard (Kenneth Kramer), Linda Kelley (Tom), Barbara Bernardy (Keith), Mark Howard and Glen Howard. Siblings, Kenneth Howard, George Howard, Joyce Alvey, Pat Cleveland and Roger Howard. He is also survived by seven grandchildren and four great-grandchildren.
A funeral service to celebrate James’ life will be conducted 10am Saturday, May 31, 2014 in the chapel of Arch L. Heady at Resthaven, 4400 Bardstown Rd with interment to follow at Resthaven Memorial Park. Guests are invited to attend a visitation from 2-8 pm Friday, May 30, 2014 and after 9am the day of the service.
Expressions of sympathy may be made to: Kosair Charities.
Please visit us online at www.archlheadyresthaven.com


FRANCES DOSS, 58, of Pekin, died May 27, 2014 at her residence.
Born on March 4, 1956 in Scottsburg, she was the daughter of Ida (Taylor) Rice. She was a Deli Cook at JayC.
Survivors include her companion, Gary McFelea; three sons, Kevin Doss, Keith Doss, and Kyle Doss; two brothers, Danny Taylor and Joe Taylor; one sister, Ann Hall and two grandchildren.
There will be no funeral services.
Hughes-Taylor Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements.
On-line condolences may be left at www.hughes-taylor.net


RONALD PIERCE, 72, of Underwood, died Monday, May 26, 2014 at his home.
Survivors include his wife, Catherine (Sebrey) Pierce of Underwood, six children, Madonna (Jason) McGuire of Cape Coral, FL, Patricia (Jerry) Yeary of New Albany, Gary (Staci) Brown of Topeka, Kansas, Thelma (Neri) Umila of New Albany, Heather Lyninger of Sellersburg, William (Peggy) Pierce of Mishawaka, 14 grandchildren, 4 great-grandchildren, three siblings, Mike Pierce, Chris Hatfield and Pat Heil.
Funeral services will be conducted at 2:00PM on Friday, May 30, 2014 at Adams Funeral Home & Crematory in Henryville, IN with burial to follow at Mt Zion Cemetery. Visitation is Thursday, May 29, 2014 from 4:00PM until 8:00PM and after 1:00PM on Friday both at the funeral home.
Memorial donations may be given to American Cancer Society c/o Adams Funeral Home, 209 S. Ferguson, St. Henryville, IN 47126.
Online condolences may be given to the family at www.adamsfuneralhomeonline.com.


RHONDA KAY DRUMMOND, 66, of Commiskey, died Monday, May 26, 2014 at Schneck Medical Center in Seymour.
Born May 21, 1948 in Seymour, she was the daughter Howard W. Brandt and Lorraina (Updike) Arnholt who are both deceased. She was an auditor for State Board of Accounts for over 14 years and worked at Seymour City Hall. She was a member of Immanuel Lutheran Church and the women's ladies auxiliary post #1025.
She married Lonnie J. Drummond on November 12, 1977 in Seymour, who survives in Commiskey. She graduated from Hollywood High School in CA in 1966.
Other survivors include two sons, William E. (Donna) Castillo of Chicago, and Jason M. (Brandy) Drummond of Seymour, four grandchildren, Jackie and Emily Castillo of Chicago, and Austin and Chandler Drummond of Seymour, and a sister, Cindy Sage of Seymour.
A brother in law, Spencer Sage and her parents preceded her in death.
Reverend Ralph Bloomenburg will conduct funeral services on Friday, May 30, 2014 at 10:00 AM at Adams Funeral Home and Crematory in Crothersville, IN with burial to follow at Marion Baptist Cemetery. Visitation is on Thursday, May 29, 2014 from 4PM until 8PM and on Friday, May 30, 2014 from 9AM until 10AM both at the funeral home.
Memorial contributions may be given to ASPCA c/o Adams Funeral Home & Crematory, 110 East Howard St., Crothersville, IN 47229.
Online condolences may be given to the family at www.adamsfuneralhomeonline.com.


EDWARD CHARLES LAWSON, 77, Pekin, died Saturday, May 24 at his home.
He was born July 24, 1936 in Scottsburg, the son of Elwin and Katherine Wagoner Lawson.  He was a retired employee of Tecumseh.  He was a member of Borden Christian Church and attended Pekin United Methodist Church.  He was an Air Force veteran.
He is survived by his wife, Benita Cauble Lawson.  They were married October 17, 1958.  He is also survived by his son, Kevin Lawson (Brenda) of Pekin; a brother, Don R. Lawson of Palmyra and a sister, Kathie Lawson of Louisville, five grandchildren, Myles and Marshall Lawson, Valerie White, Veronica Livers and Jessica Smith and six great-grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by his parents and a sister, Elaine Lawson.
Funeral services were Wednesday, May 28, 2014 at Weathers Funeral Home.  Burial followed in Crown Hill Cemetery with military honors.


VIRGINIA A. "GINNY" CARTER, , 83, of Borden, died Wednesday May 28, 2014 at her residence. Born on June 16, 1930 in Shaun Kentucky, she was the daughter of Henry W. Burgan and Cora Belle (Noe) Burgan. She was a homemaker. She was a member of the Borden Church of Christ.
Survivors include her two sons, Alan D. Carter and Brent W. Carter both of Borden; one daughter, Theresa A. Newlon of Pekin; one brother, James G. Burgan of Salem; one sister, Barbara Sue Cooley of Melbourne FL.; four grandchildren and three great-grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Ralph Wesley Carter; one grandson, Jeremy Ashabraner; two brothers and eight sisters.
The funeral service will be at 11:00 AM Saturday at the Borden Church of Christ. Viewing will be from 4-9 PM Friday at the Hughes-Taylor Funeral Home in Borden, and Saturday from 10:00 AM until time of service at the church. Burial will be at Walnut Hill Cemetery. Brother Jay Ellis will officiate.
Online expressions: www.hughestaylor.net


IRENE LAW MICKELSON, 85, Lexington, died Tuesday, May 27, 2014 at Scott Memorial Hospital.
She was born June 13, 1928 in Lexington the daughter of Ira Law & Bessie Pheasant Law. She was a 1946 graduate of Lexington High School. She had worked in banking with the Scott County Bank and Scott County Courthouse in the Clerks Office. She had enjoyed membership in the Bethel Club and the Homemaker's Club. She was a member of the Lexington Presbyterian Church in Lexington.
She is survived by her two sons, John William Mickelson and his wife, Breck of Nicholasville, Kentucky, Max David Mickelson and his wife, Diana of Lexington; her grandsons, Owen Mickelson, Maxwell Adam Mickelson, Michael Mickelson, and Jordan Mickelson; her brother in law, Robert Lee Bridgewater of Scottsburg; her cousin, John & Barbara Wittenmyer of Hanover and several nieces, nephews and other relatives.
She was preceded in death by her parents, her husband of 59 years, Max Charles Mickelson, who died December 10, 2012, and her brother, John A. Law.
Funeral service will be Saturday, May 31, 2014 at 2 p.m. at the Lexington Presbyterian Church, 2804 South Mulberry Street in Lexington. Pastor Aaron Flucke will officiate. Interment will take place at Lexington Cemetery in Lexington. Friends may call Friday, May 30, 2014 from 4:30 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. at the Morgan & Nay Funeral Centre 325 Demaree Drive Madison, Indiana and Saturday from 12 Noon until time of the service at the Lexington Presbyterian Church, 2804 South Mulberry Street in Lexington.
The family requests memorials in memory of Irene to the Gideon's Memorial Bible Plan or the Lexington Presbyterian Church, contribution cards are available at the funeral home.
On-line condolences may be left at www.morgan-nay.com.


JAMES EDSEL TYLER, 84, died Wednesday, May 28, 2014.
He taught and coached for many years at various schools throughout the area and was particularly passionate about coaching basketball. He was a member of Georgetown Christian Church. He was born on March 3, 1930 in English, to the late Chester and Garnet (Longest) Tyler.
He is survived by his sons, Roebin Tyler (Rose), Jamie Tyler (Carol); brothers, Dean Tyler (Imo), Joe Tyler; grandchildren, Ashby Tyler (Faith), Adam Tyler (Carrie), Rochelle Beard (Ryan), and Rebekah Tyler.
Visitation will be from 2 to 8 PM on Friday, May 30, 2014 at Newcomer Funeral Home (3309 Ballard Lane, New Albany) and on Saturday after 9:30 AM at his church. His Funeral Service will take place at 11 AM on Saturday at Georgetown Christian Church (9420 SR 64, Georgetown, IN 47122). Burial will take place at a later date at English Cemetery.
Contributions in Edsel’s memory may be made to Georgetown Christian Church.
To leave a special message for the family, please visit www.newcomerkentuckiana.com.


MARY ANNA REINHARDT MANGEOT, 95, Lanesville, died Tuesday, May 27, 2014.
She was born on April 17, 1919 in Lanesville, the youngest of six daughters, six weeks after her father died. Her mother Matilda Voelker Reinhardt then sold the farm and moved to the West End of Louisville, with Mary’s sisters, Emeline, Bertha, Pauline, Martha and Josephine. She graduated from Shawnee High School in 1937 and married Adolph George “Dick” Mangeot in 1939. They lived in Shively for 34 years and then retired to Lanesville in 1984. In 2008, she became the first person to sign up for the Villas at Guerin Woods in Georgetown, where she was happily living at her death. She was a longtime active member at Redeemer Lutheran Church in Louisville and then at St. John’s Lutheran Church in Lanesville.
She was preceded in death by “Dick” Mangeot, her husband of 60 years, her mother, and all her sisters and their husbands.
She is survived by her three children, Richard (Karolyn) of Corydon, Marcia Hermann (Chris) of Louisville, and Brad (Regina) of Londrina, Brazil; three granddaughters: Sarah Hermann Metzmeier (Jess) of Louisville, Tilliann Mangeot of Londrina, Brazil, and Nachelle Mangeot currently in Dubai; her adored great grandson Luke Metzmeier; as well as many loving nieces, nephews, friends and their families.
Her funeral will be held at St. John’s Lutheran Church, 1505 St. John’s Church Road in Lanesville on Friday, May 30 at 11:00 a.m. with burial to follow at the church cemetery. Visitation will be on Thursday, May 29 from 2 - 8 p.m. at Gelhbach and Royse Funeral Home, in Georgetown, IN, 7420 State Road 64, and on Friday, May 30 from 10 - 11 a.m. at St. John’s Lutheran Church.
The family suggests that expressions of sympathy be made either to Redeemer Lutheran Church (“food pantry”), 3640 River Park Dr., Louisville, KY 40211, or to the St. John’s Lutheran Church Fund #58 at Harrison County Community Foundation, (PO Box 279, Corydon, IN 47112) which Mary established.


BRENDA K. O’BRIEN, 72, Pekin died Tuesday, May 27 at Salem Crossing.
She was born September 1, 1941 in West Virginia the daughter of Floyd and Lillian Addis. She was a retired registered nurse.
She is survived by her husband, Patrick O’Brien of Pekin; two sons, Mike Davidson of Indiana and Wade Davidson of Florida; a brother, Larry Addis of Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, a sister, Joanne Addis of Oklahoma City, Oklahoma and three grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her parents.
There will be no services. Burial was in Crown Hill Cemetery.


VIRGINIA PAULINE (KNIGHT) FURNISH - BRIDGEWATER, 82, Tipton, died Wednesday, May 28, 2014 at Millers Merry Manor in Tipton.
She was born August 29, 1931 in Austin, to Roscoe and Gladys (Skelton) Knight. She married Melvin Bridgewater October 30, 1999 in Scottsburg, and he survives. She was a Census Counter. She graduated from Scottsburg High School in 1949 and was a member of the East Union Christian Church in Atlanta, Ind. and member of the Order of the Eastern Star.
She is survived by her husband Melvin Bridgewater, Tipton; two sons, Brent and Bart Furnish both of Louisville, and three step children, Kim Bridgewater, Kempton; Kirk Bridgewater, San Diego, CA; and Kristi Overly, Sharpsville; six grandchildren and five great-grandchildren also survive.
She was preceded in death by her parents, one daughter, and her first husband Paul Furnish.
Graveside services will be held at 2:00 p.m. Saturday, May 31, 2014 at Sharpsville Cemetery with Rev. Rex Dunning officiating.
No public visitation is planned is scheduled.
Boyer Funeral Home in Sharpsville handled arrangements.


VIRGINIA E. DONNELL, 88, a resident of Covered Bridge Health Campus in Seymour, died Thursday, May 30, 2014.
Born January 15, 1926 in Scott County, IN, she was the daughter of Thomas Elmer and Esther (Johnson) Bradus who are both deceased. She was a 1944 Austin High School graduate. On May 21, 1946 she married Fred Donnell Jr., who passed away on January 12, 2003. She was a member of the Bible Alliance Church in Crothersville, where she enjoyed singing in the church choir, was a lifetime member of the VFW Post #1083 Ladies Auxiliary, Crothersville Senior Citizens, Tri County Conservation Club, and she enjoyed crocheting and making afghans.
Survivors include, three sons, Freddie L. (Carole J.) Donnell, Ivan E. (Ida) Donnell, Jacky E. (Sandy) Donnell all of Crothersville, five grandchildren, Chris (Laura) Johnson of Charlestown, Misty Hiens of Crothersville, Jason Donnell of Crothersville, Randa (Clay) Petro of North Vernon, and Samantha Donnell of Jonesville, five great-grandchildren, Bailey and Nicholas Hiens, Nehemiah, Gabriel, and Abigail Petro, two sisters, Naomi Donnell of Austin, and Norma (Herbert) Jones of St. Louis, MO.
He was preceded in death by one sister, Penelope Slavens, Infant brother, Thomas Bradus, and a son, Joseph L. Donnell who passed away in 1969.
Funeral services will be conducted at Noon on Tuesday, June 3, 2014 at Adams Funeral Home and Crematory in Crothersville, IN with burial to follow at Crothersville Cemetery. Visitation is Monday, June 2, 2014 from 4:00PM until 8:00PM at Adams Funeral Home and Crematory in Crothersville, IN and after 10:00AM on Tuesday.
Memorial contributions may be given Bible Alliance Church building fund or American Heart Association c/o Adams Funeral Home, 110 East Howard St.  Crothersville, IN 47229.
Online condolences may be given to the family at www.adamsfuneralhomeonline.com.


DEBRA KAYE "DEBBIE" PRUETT COOMER, 55, of Austin, died Thursday, May 29, 2014 in Seymour.
She was born September 19, 1958 in Salem. She was a former teacher's aide at Austin Elementary School and was currently employed at Aisin Manufacturing in Seymour.
Survivors include her husband, Tommy J. Coomer, Austin, whom she married November 18, 1977 in Scottsburg; a son, Jason (Jennifer) Coomer, Edwardsville; her mother, Wilma C. Pruett-Munden, Scottsburg; brothers, Dennis (Kathy) Pruett, Scottsburg and Donald Munden, Jr., Scottsburg; sisters, Teri (Brent Mulley) Munden, Austin, Donette (Kirk Brown) Munden, Charlestown, and Anna (Vince) Kidd, Lexington; gather & mother-in-law Tom & Juanette Coomer, Austin; numerous nieces, nephews, cousins, aunts, uncles, and friends.
She was preceded in death by her father, Richard L. Pruett; step-father, Donnie E. Munden, Sr., and sister-in-law, Gayle Coomer Noble.
Funeral Service will be at 11:00 am Monday, June 2, 2014 at Buchanan Funeral Home in Austin, with Rev. Gary Satterly officiating. Visitation will be 4 to 8 pm Sunday and after 9 am Monday at Buchanan Funeral Home. Burial will be in the Scottsburg Cemetery in Scottsburg, Indiana.
Memorials can be given to VictoryJuction.org C/O Buchanan Funeral Home.
Online Condolences can be made at www.buchananfuneralhome.net.


WILLIAM MICHAEL “MIKE” MEAGHER, 59, Lexington, died May 28, 2014.
He was born March 9, 1955, the son of William E Meagher & Delores Murphy Meagher Potter. He was a heavy equipment operator with construction. He was a member of the Scott County Moose & Family Center #2324; Sons of the American Legion; Operating Engineers Union.
Survivors include his wife Sheila Meagher, Lexington; sons, Michael Paul Meagher (Mary Beth), LaGrange KY, David Bradley Meagher (Kimberly), Lexington, Daniel Nathan Meagher, Lexington, Christopher Michael Meagher (Cindy), Lexington, William Matthew Meagher, Seymour; his mother, Delores Potter, Utica and a sister, Kathy Meagher, Lexington; grandchildren, Christopher Hardin, Shelby Hardin, Jaylyn Cross, Madilyn Meagher and Bo Meagher; a niece, Erin Kelley, a great-niece, Rilee Kelley and a great-nephew, Mitchell Kelley.
He was preceded in death by his father.
Visitation will be from 4-8 p.m. Sunday, June 1 and from 9-11 a.m. Monday, June 2 at Stewart & Hoagland Funeral Home. Funeral service will be Monday, June 2, 2014 at the funeral home with Burial in Lexington Cemetery. The Rev. George Reece is handling the officiating.
Memorial contributions may be made to the Amedysis Hospice or the family c/o: Stewart & Hoagland Funeral Home, 80 N 1st St., Scottsburg IN 47170.
On-line condolences may be left at www.stewart-hoaglandfuneralhome.com


CHRISTOPHER NOAH GAY, stillborn son of Ashley Lea Nicole Preston and Jason S. Gay, was delivered on May 30, 2014 at the King's Daughters' Hospital in Madison. His expected arrival was to have been October 23, 2014.
In addition to his parents, he is survived by his grandma, Mary Preston of Madison; grandparents, Joseph & Marie Gay of Charlestown; his great-grandparents, Marlene Hawk of Jeffersonville, Florence Raymond of Clarksville; his aunts and uncles, Julie & David Parker; Jetta & Dale Mull; Tyler Preston; Jeremy & Melissa Gay.
He was preceded in death by his sister, Angel Nicole Preston, died July 14, 2008, his great-grandparents, Buck Preston; Marie & Jesse Griffin & Martha Preston, his great uncle, Donald Preston.
Services will be conducted Monday, June 2, 2014, at the Mt. Pleasant Cemetery, Halls Ridge Canaan. Interment will follow in the Mt. Pleasant Cemetery,Halls Ridge Canaan.
Memorial contributions may be made to the Christopher Noah Gay Memorial Fund. Cards are available at the funeral home.


EVERETT L. BARNETT, 85, of Austin, died Thursday, May 29, 2014 at home.
Cleotha L. Barnett, 80, of Austin, died Saturday, September 10, 2011 at home.
Everett was born December 25, 1928 in Beatyville, Kentucky, he was the son of Nathan Barnett Sr. and Reddie (Palmer) Barnett. He retired from Interstate Trucking Company, was a milkman in the 1950's, and was a handyman.
Cleotha was born March 8, 1931 in Scott County, Indiana she was the daughter of Jesse and Clara (Hatchel) Danner. She was a homemaker and a seamtress.
Everett & Cleotha were members of Bethany Baptist Church and Everett served in the Army.
On October 6, 1947 they were married in Scott County.
Survivors include their children, Bobetta (Gene) Rose, of Austin, Gary (Barbara) Barnett of Norwalk, Ohio, Vickie (Phil) Taynor of Toledo, Ohio, Leigh Ann (Jerry) Criske of Burton, MI, 16 grandchildren, 21 great-grandchildren, one great-great-grandchild, Everett is also survived by one brother Roscoe Barnett of Austin and Cleotha is also survived by a sister Mary Jo (Duane) Wing of Gold Cannon, Arizona.
They were preceded in death by a daughter Sharon Dawn Barnett, a son Warren Dale Barnett.
Randy King will conduct memorial services for Everett and Cleotha at 4:00 PM Sunday June 8, 2014 at Adams Funeral Home and Crematory in Crothersville with burial of cremains to follow at Harrod Cemetery.
Memorial donations can be given to Bethany Baptist Church c/o Adams Funeral Home & Crematory, Crothersville, IN 47229.
Online condolnces can be given to the family at www.AdamsFuneralHomeonline.com.


DANNY GENE ALEXANDER, 75, Clarksville, died Monday, June 2 at his home.
He was born December 26, 1938 in Harlan, Kentucky the son of Willis and Rachel Jerrigan Alexander.  He worked for Hillerich and Bradsby Company in Louisville from 1957-1991.  He was a member of Clark Masonic Lodge #40.
He is survived by his wife of 55 years, Carolyn Moore Alexander of Clarksville; four sons, Richard Alexander of Fredericksburg, Donald Alexander of Mitchell, Douglas E. Alexander of Clarksville and Danny Alexander of Greenville; three brothers, Bill and Bobby Alexander both of Louisville and Curtis Alexander of Hardinsburg, 11 grandchildren and 10 great-grandchildren.
Funeral services will be held Thursday at 11:00AM at Weathers Funeral Home.  Burial will follow in Kays Chapel Cemetery. Visitation will be Wednesday from 4-8PM and Thursday from 9AM-time of service.


EMMA BOWLING HELTON, 93, of Phoenix, Arizona, formerly of Austin, died on May 26, 2014.
She was born on July 20, 1920 in Perry County, Kentucky, the daughter of the late Ed and Rebecca Jane (Hacker) Bowling. She was a former employee of the old Smith Cabinet Factory in Scottsburg.
She was preceded in death by four brothers, Robert, Elijah, Shafter and Joe Bowling and six sisters, Lola Rice,  Louise Ingram, Rita Bowling, Macy Helton, Evelyn Hollan and Chloe Callahan.
Survivors include three sons, J.C. Helton of Phoenix, Arizona, Jimmy Helton of Scottsdale, Arizona and Eugene Helton of Knoxville, Tennessee; a brother, Wilton Bowling of Batavia, Ohio; nine grandchildren and seven great-grandchildren.
Cremation was chosen.
Graveside services will be held at 2:00 pm on Sunday, July 27, 2014 at the Helton Family Cemetery.
Arrangements by Collins Funeral Home in Scottsburg.
Online condolences may be left at www.collinsfuneralhome.net.


 

 

 

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