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Obituaries - January 7, 2009 PDF Print E-mail
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Tuesday, 06 January 2009 00:00

ROBERT "BOB" LINDSEY, 65
KENNETH LEO BREWER, 68
MARGARET FLORENCE CURTIS, 78
ANNETTA LINNE PEARSON, 66
MELINDA DAWN SPENCER, 38
FRANCES REBECCA (MAUCK) SCHWAB, 93
WILFORD B. FASKE, 77
ANNA MILDRED (STICKLER) BLACKMAN SCHULER, 89
ARTHUR EDWARD VOGT, JR., 86
ETTA IRENE VOYLES, 87
MARY C. (ROBERTS) FENWICK, 93
JUDY J. GRESHAM, 66
BETTY L. (KERSTIENS) FREIBERGER, 75
JAMES KEITH HATTABAUGH, 67
KENNETH LEE SULLIVAN, 56
LARRY COLLINGS, 63
LOUISE BARGER WILSON, 68
HERMAN GAMBILL, 65
HENRY LEE KIMMICK, 71
JOYCE E. RICHEY, 67
OPAL WATTS, 90
BETTY J. DEATON, 75
MABEL R. HYATT, 89
JANICE V. MOORE DeWITT, 63
LOLA F. STANDIFER, 73
CATHERINE VIRGINIA MAINS, 86
MARIE E. HICKMAN, 78
LESLIE EARL VOYLES, SR., 90
 


? ?    ?    ?  ?    ?    ROBERT “BOB” LINDSEY, 65, Hodgenville, Kentucky, died Friday, December 26 at his residence.
    He worked as a Motel night Auditor and was a food and beverage Manager for several restaurants, hotel chains, country clubs, and the Derby Dinner Playhouse. He was an Air Force veteran of the Vietnam War.
    Survivors include his wife, Jeannette Smith Lindsey of Hodgenville, Kentucky; daughter, Gina Wampler of Charlestown; step-son Mark West of Shoals; two step-daughters, Marie Robertson of Hodgenville, Kentucky and Karen Solsbury of Lanesville; three sisters, Bonnie Fulkerson of San Antonio, Texas, Carolyn Stivers of Marysville, Texas, and Donna Sash of Lexington; 16 grandchildren and two great-grandchildren.
    Services were held Saturday, January 3 at the Charlestown American Legion Post #335 in Charlestown. Grayson Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements.
    Expressions of sympathy may take the form of donations to the Central Kentucky Hospice or Hodgenville Christian Church Food Bank or Our Lady of Mercy Share and Care Program.
    KENNETH LEO BREWER, 68, Salem, died Monday, December 29 at his home.
    He was a farmer.
    Survivors include his parents, Roscoe and Alice Brewer of Salem; three sisters, Loretta Buchanan and Linda Hoggatt both of Pekin and Bonnie Floyd of Salem; six nieces and nephews and six great-nieces and nephews.
    Services were held Saturday, January 3 at Weathers Funeral Home with burial in Crown Hill Cemetery.
    MARGARET FLORENCE CURTIS, 78, Fredericksburg, Virginia, died Tuesday, December 30 in Fredericksburg, Virginia.
    She was a homemaker born in Jeffersonville and previously attended Rolling Fields Baptist Church in Jeffersonville.
    Survivors include a daughter, Carla Sellmer of Fredericksburg, Virginia; sister, Goldie Broadus of Underwood; brother, Roger Rogers of Henryville; five grandchildren and numerous great-grandchildren, great-great grandchildren, nieces, and nephews.
    Services were held Saturday, January 3 at Scott Funeral Home’s North Chapel with burial in Charlestown Cemetery.
    The family requests donations be made to the Fisher House Foundation, 1401 Rockville Pike, Suite 600, Rockville, Maryland 20852, or the Wounded Warrior Project, 7020 AC Skinner Pkwy. Suite 100, Jacksonville, Florida 32256.
    ANNETTA LINNE PEARSON, 66, Merritt Island, Florida, died Saturday, November 22 in Orlando, Florida.
    She was a long time resident of Merritt Island, Florida and was brought up in the Blue Lick area and graduated from Henryville High School.
    Survivors include four sons, Keith Pearson of Denver, Colorado, and Melvin, Paul, and Chris Pearson all of Orlando, Florida; daughter, Annette Jean Treits of Jeffersonville; six sisters, Dee Sherman of Columbus, Christine Newman of Jeffersonville, Phyillis Hinkley of Indianapolis, Doris Eades of Pekin, Diane Dixon of Louisville, and Carol Linne of Bardstown, Kentucky, and two grandchildren.
    No local services were held.
    MELINDA DAWN SPENCER, 38, Nabb, died Friday, December 26 at Clark Memorial Hospital.
    Survivors include her mother, Margaret Waltman of Nabb; grandmother, Vivian Bressler of Nabb; son, Cameron Spencer of Jeffersonville, and sister, Candy Thompson of Scottsburg.
    Cremation was chosen. Grayson Funeral Home in Charlestown was in charge of arrangements.
    FRANCES REBECCA (MAUCK) SCHWAB, 93, Floyds Knobs, died Monday, December 22 at Autumn Woods Health Campus in New Albany.
    She attended Northside Christian Church in New Albany.
    Survivors include three daughters, Alice Rae Conner of Loveland, Colorado, Dorotha L. Stirling of Colonial Heights, Virginia, and JoAnn Partin of Floyds Knobs; four grandchildren and four great-grandchildren.
    Graveside services were held Monday, December 29 at the National Cemetery in Santa Fe, New Mexico. Generations Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements.
    Memorial contributions may be made to the Shriners Children’s Hospital, 815 Market Street, Galveston, Texas 77550-2725.
    WILFORD B. FASKE, 77, Starlight, died Monday, December 22 at the Veterans’ Hospital in Louisville.
    He was a U.S. Army Veteran of the Korean War. He founded Faske Wood Moulding in Starlight in 1963 and ran the company until retirement. He was a lifelong member of St. John the Baptist Church in Starlight and an avid fisherman and hunter.
    Survivors include his wife of 53 years, JoAnn McKinley Faske; two daughters, Connie Senn of Floyds Knobs and Carol Stephens of Martinsburg; two sons, Joe Faske of Clemmons, North Carolina and Matthew Faske of Louisville; two brothers, James and Raymond “Chub” Faske; two sisters, Mary Kreilein and Ann Banet, and four grandchildren.
    Services were held Wednesday, December 24 at St. John the Baptist Catholic Church with burial in the church cemetery.
    Memorial contributions may be made to Vistacare Hospice Foundation, 391 Quartermaster Court, Jeffersonville, IN 47130.
    ANNA MILDRED (STICKLER) BLACKMAN SCHULER, 89, New Albany, died Tuesday, December 23 at Autumn Woods Health Campus in New Albany.
    She was a homemaker, artist, former member of Our Lady of Perpetual Help Catholic Church and current member of St. Anthony of Padua Catholic Church in Clarksville.
    Survivors include four sons, Gary Blackman and Tony Schuler both of New Albany, Allen Schuler of Navilleton, and Bobby Schuler of Salem; sister, Patty Stickler Smith; two brothers, Herb and Jack Stickler; 16 grandchildren and 14 great-grandchildren.
    Services were held Monday, December 26 at St. Anthony of Padua Catholic Church with burial in Holy Trinity Catholic Cemetery in New Albany.
    Expressions of sympathy may be made to the Alzheimer’s Association or Mount St. Francis.
    ARTHUR EDWARD VOGT, JR., 86, Jeffersonville, died Monday, December 29 at Providence Retirement Home in New Albany.
    He was a member of St. Michael’s Catholic Church, retired from the Charlestown Volunteer Fire Department, and the Clark County Sheriff’s Department as a reserve deputy and retired as a Command Sergeant Major of the U.S. Army Reserves.
    Survivors include his wife, Judith Vogt; daughter, Sharon Satterly of Clarksville; two sons, Phil Vogt of Sellersburg and John Vogt of Auburn; two step-sons, Mark Kincaid of Ocala, Florida and Klinie Kent of Santa Rosa, California; brother, Donald L. Vogt Sr. of Mission, Texas; sister, Betty Faber of Louisville; 14 grandchildren and 15 great-grandchildren.
    Services were held Friday, January 2 at St. Michael’s Catholic Church in Charlestown with burial in St. Michael’s Cemetery. Grayson Funeral Homes was in charge of arrangements.
    ETTA IRENE VOYLES, 87, Salem, died Monday, December 29 at The Waters of Salem.
    She was a member of Kansas Church of Christ and attended as long as her health permitted.
    Survivors include a brother, Everett Voyles.
    Services were held Wednesday, December 31 at Weathers Funeral Home with burial in Kansas Cemetery.
    MARY C. (ROBERTS) FENWICK, 93, Floyds Knobs, died Monday, December 22 at Floyd Memorial Hospital in New Albany.
    She was a homemaker, member of St. Mary of the Knobs Catholic Church, and an avid gardener.
    Survivors include many nieces and nephews who cared for her.
    Services were held Saturday, December 27 at St. Mary of the Knobs Catholic Church with burial in the church cemetery. Kraft Funeral Service was in charge of arrangements.
    Expressions of sympathy may be made to Mass of the Air, 508 Breckinridge Lane, Louisville, KY 40207.
    JUDY J. GRESHAM, 66, Georgetown, died Friday, December 19 at Floyd Memorial Hospital in New Albany.
    She was retired from PNC Banks, was a Brownie, Girl Scout and Cub Scout Leader, was a retired president of Edwardsville Community, Inc. and was a member of Tunnel Hill Christian Church where she was a retired deacon.
    Survivors include her husband, Donald G. Gresham of Georgetown; son, Dennis R. Gresham of Pekin; two daughters, Donna Jean Harrison of Corydon and Debra Sue McIlvoy of New Albany; two sisters, Vonda Mae Webb of New Salisbury and Pat Struble of Clarksville, and four grandchildren.
    Services were held Monday, December 22 at Gehlbach & Royse Funeral Home in Georgetown with burial in Edwardsville Cemetery.
    The family suggests memorial gifts be made to Hosparus of Southern Indiana.
    BETTY L. (KERSTIENS) FREIBERGER, 75, Floyds Knobs, died Monday, December 29 at Floyd Memorial Hospital in New Albany.
    She was a member of St. Mary of the Knobs Catholic Church in Floyds Knobs and VFW Hobart Beach Post 1693 Ladies’ Auxiliary. She was a registered nurse at the former St. Edwards’ Hospital in New Albany and retired from Floyd Memorial Hospital and Health Services.
    Survivors include her husband of 53 years, Evans J. Freiberger; three sons, Glenn and Duane Freiberger both of Floyds Knobs and Charles of Georgetown; sister, Margaret Ann Maher of West Terre Haute; four grandchildren and three great-grandchildren.
    Services were held Friday, January 2 at St. Mary of the Knobs Catholic Church with burial in the church cemetery.
    Memorial contributions may be made to the Salvation Army or the WHAS Crusade for Children.
    JAMES KEITH HATTABAUGH, 67, Elizabeth, died Sunday, December 28 at his residence.
    He served during the Korean and Vietnam Wars in the U.S. Marines and was a 1959 graduate of Salem High School. He was a retired employee of Accucheck, Inc. in Georgetown, retiring in 1996, and was a former employee in the Security Department at the old Caesars Resort in Elizabeth.
    Survivors include two daughters, Jennifer Godby of Frankfort, Kentucky, and Christy Craig of Midway, Kentucky; son, Chad Hattabaugh of Palmyra; brother, Kent Hattabaugh of Salem; two sisters, Delores Morgan of Louisville and Deanna Howard of Salem, and two grandchildren.
    Graveside services with full military honors were held Friday, January 2 at Crown Hill Cemetery in Salem. Dawalt Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements.
    Memorial contributions may be made to Disabled American Veterans, P.O. Box 14301 Cincinnati, Ohio 45250-0301.
    KENNETH LEE SULLIVAN, 56, Sellersburg, died Sunday, December 28 at his residence.
    He was a self-employed car salesman, and a U.S. Army veteran.
    Survivors include his mother, Violet Louise (Brunson) Sullivan; son, Kenneth Lee Sullivan Jr. of Queen Creek, Arizona; daughter, Michele Albertson of Queen Creek, Arizona; sister, Sonya Jackson of South Carolina, and five grandchildren.
    Cremation was chosen. Hughes-Taylor Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.
    LARRY COLLINGS, 63, Scottsburg died on Tuesday, January 6.
    Staff of the Stewart Funeral Home in Scottsburg is in charge of arrangements.
    LOUISE BARGER WILSON, 68, Austin, died on Friday, January 2, at Clark Memorial Hospital in Jeffersonville.
    She was born in Perry County, Ky., and had acted for years as an advocate for the rights of low-income people.
    Survivors include her husband, Robert L. Wilson Sr.; two sons, Robert L. Wilson Jr. and Gary L. Wilson, both of Austin; a daughter, Sandra L. Wilson of Paris Crossing; a brother, Bill Barger of Austin; a sister, Bonnie Conner of Austin; eight grandchildren; and five great-grandchildren.
    Calling today (Wednesday) at the Buchanan Funeral Home in Austin is planned from 9 a.m. until the funeral service at 11 a.m. The Rev. Dave Huey will officiate.
    Burial will be in Spurgeon Cemetery near Austin.
    On-line condolences may be expressed to the family by visiting the funeral home’s website at www.buchananfuneralhome.net.
    HERMAN GAMBILL, 65, Deputy, died on Friday, January 2, at Scott Memorial Hospital in Scottsburg.
    He was a native of Perry County, Ky.
    Survivors include two daughters, Gina Fields of North Vernon and Ronda Deaton of Austin; a brother, Gorman Gambill of Austin; and five grandchildren.
    Calling today (Wednesday) at the Buchanan Funeral Home in Austin is planned from 9 a.m. until the funeral service at 2 p.m. The Rev. Green Neace will officiate at the service.
    Burial will be in Wesley Chapel Cemetery near Austin.
    On-line condolences may be expressed to the family by visiting the funeral home’s website at www.buchananfuneralhome.net.
    HENRY LEE KIMMICK, 71, Scottsburg, died on Saturday, January 3, at Scott Memorial Hospital.
    A life resident of Scott County, he was born in Scottsburg and was a veteran of the U.S. Army National Guard of Indiana. He was a retired plumber for Cummins Engine Company in Columbus and Walesboro, where he worked for 47 years, attaining the position of second in seniority. He was a 1955 graduate of Scottsburg High School and was a member of Vienna Baptist Church.
    Survivors include his wife, the former Patty Denney; five sons, Cary Lee Kimmick and John B. Kimmick, both of Scottsburg, Jerry L. Kimmick of Lexington, Dr. Kenneth W. Kimmick of Bloomington and Joe R. Kimmick of Underwood; and six grandchildren.
    Calling today (Wednesday) is planned at the Collins Funeral Home in Scottsburg from 9 a.m. until the funeral service at 11 a.m. The Rev. Jim Hoppus will officiate at the service.
    Burial will be in Estil Cemetery near Scottsburg.
    Memorial gifts may be arranged through the staff of the funeral home to benefit New Chapel United Methodist Church.
    On-line condolences may be expressed to the family by visiting the funeral home’s website at www.collinsfuneralhome.net.
    JOYCE E. RICHEY, 67, Scottsburg, died on Sunday, January 4, at Clark Memorial Hospital in Jeffersonville.
    Born in Scottsburg, she had lived in Scott County most of her life before moving to Jeffersonville to be with her daughter. She was a former bookkeeper for the old Richey and Stewart Trucking Company in Scottsburg. She was a member of Vienna Baptist Church and had also attended Scaffold Lick Baptist Church.
    Survivors include a son, Gerel E. Richey Jr. of Scottsburg; two daughters, Dianan Dixon of Jeffersonville and Kelly L. Parker of Seymour; a sister, Gypsy Olson of Florida; seven grandchildren; and four great-grandchildren.
    A graveside service was conducted at Scottsburg Cemetery on Tuesday, January 6. Shell Parker officiated.
    Staff of the Collins Funeral Home in Scottsburg was in charge of arrangements.
    On-line condolences may be expressed to the family by visiting the funeral home’s website at www.collinsfuneralhome.net.
    OPAL WATTS, 90, Austin, died on Friday, January 2, at Scott Memorial Hospital in Scottsburg.
    She was a member of Pilgrim Rest Old Regular Baptist Church in Lost Creek, Ky., and attended Austin Christian Church.
    Survivors include eight sons, Lee Watts of Lexington, Eugene Watts of Jackson, Ky., Herschel Watts, Howard Watts, David Watts, Albert Watts and Ben Watts, all of Austin, and Andy Watts of Crothersville; four daughters, Shirley Combs of Lost Creek, Ky., Rosa Watts, Reva Turner and Linda Anderson, all of Austin;, a brother, Wayne Watts of Greenville; three sisters, Martha Smith and Clara McClees, both of Jackson, Ky., and Vanessa Baker of Lost Creek; 22 grandchildren; 23 great-grandchildren; and a great-great-grandchild.
    The funeral service was conducted on Monday, January 5, at the former Austin Christian Church building. Don Watts officiated.
    Burial was in Austin Cemetery.
    Memorial gifts may be arranged through the staff of the Buchanan Funeral Home in Austin to benefit the David Watts Scholarship Fund.
    On-line condolences may be expressed to the family by visiting the funeral home’s website at www.buchananfuneralhome.net.
    BETTY J. DEATON, 75, Austin, died on Thursday, January 1, at Hosparus Inpatient Care Center in Louisville, Ky.
    She was born in Lee County, Ky., and was a retired employee of Morgan Foods Inc. in Austin.
    Survivors include a son, John Deaton of Austin; four brothers, Vernon Hollan, Glen Hollan and Charlie Hollan, all of Austin, and Russell Hollan of Scottsburg; four sisters, Dorothy Noble of Emmett City, Mi., Golden Rose of Athol, Ky., Orene Turner of Clarksville and Della Donnell of Austin; and two grandsons.
    The funeral service was conducted on Monday, January 5, at the Buchanan Funeral Home in Austin. The Rev. Joel Barrett officiated.
    Burial was in New Providence Cemetery near Austin.
    On-line condolences may be expressed to the family by visiting the funeral home’s website at www.buchananfuneralhome.net.
    MABEL R. HYATT, 89, Lexington, died on Thursday, January 1, at Hickory Creek at Scottsburg.
    She was the former co-owner with her husband, the late Edward R. Hyatt, of the old Park-N-Eat Restaurant chain. The couple operated drive-in restaurants on U.S. Highway 31 South in Scottsburg and in Madison, Columbus and North Vernon for 27 years, retiring in 1981. She was a native of Franklin, Ky., and a member of World Outreach for Christ in Scottsburg.
    Survivors include a brother, Bill Summers of Bedford; a sister, Christine Baxter of Shoals; and several nieces and nephews.
    The funeral service was conducted on Monday, January 5, at the Collins Funeral Home in Scottsburg. Pastor James Donahue officiated.
    Burial was in Scottsburg Cemetery.
    On-line condolences may be expressed to the family by visiting the funeral home’s website at www.collinsfuneralhome.net.
    JANICE V. MOORE DeWITT, 63, Austin, died on Thursday, January 1, at the home of her daughter.
    Born in Austin, she was a 1963 graduate of Austin High School and earned her master’s degree in education from Indiana University. She retired from teaching in 2006, having taught for 20 years in Scott School District 1 in Austin.
    Survivors include her daughter, Martrinia “Marti” Cornejo of Scottsburg; three brothers, Cecil Barger of Uniontown, Gardner Barger of Scottsburg and Clabie Barger of Austin; a sister, Mary Liggett of Indianapolis; and a grandson.
    The funeral service was conducted on Sunday, January 4, at the Adams Funeral Home in Crothersville. Pastor Terry Eversole officiated.
    Burial was in Uniontown Cemetery in Jackson County.
    Memorial gifts may be arranged through the staff of the funeral home to benefit the Uniontown Cemetery Association.
    On-line condolences may be expressed to the family by visiting the funeral home’s website at www.AdamsFuneralHomeOnline.com.
    LOLA F. STANDIFER, 73, Scottsburg, died on Wednesday, December 31.
    She was born in Louisville, Ky., and was a homemaker and a volunteer for several organizations. Memberships included First Southern Baptist Church of Scottsburg, the Scott Memorial Hospital Guild, Young In Heart Homemakers and the American Heart Association.
    Survivors include her husband, Fred W. Standifer; four sons, Ralph F. Schweinhart of Floyds Knobs, Steven R. Schweinhart of New Albany, David L. Schweinhart of Louisville and Bill Siddons of Henryville; a stepson, Darrell Standifer of Seymour; a brother, Jim Comstock of New Albany; eight grandchildren; and two great-grandchildren.
    The funeral service was conducted on Sunday, January 4, at her church. Pastor Dan Jackson officiated.
    Burial was in Scottsburg Cemetery.
    Memorial gifts may be arranged through the staff of the Stewart Funeral Home in Scottsburg to benefit her church.
    On-line condolences may be expressed to the family by visiting the funeral home’s website at www.stewartfuneralhome.net.
    CATHERINE VIRGINIA MAINS, 86, Crothersville, died on Tuesday, December 30, at Jewish Hospital in Louisville, Ky.
    She was born in Bracken County, Ky., and moved to Jackson County in 1947. She was a retired employee of the old U.S. Shoe Corporation in Crothersville, having worked there for 33 years.
    Survivors include two sons, David Mains of Scottsburg and Gary Mains of Jeffersontown, Ky.; a sister, Wilma Jones of Foster, Ky.; and six grandchildren.
    The funeral service was conducted on Saturday, January 3, at the Adams Funeral Home in Crothersville. The Rev. Ralph Hillenburg and the Rev. Roger Smith officiated.
    Burial was in Mount Zion Cemetery near Augusta, Ky., following a graveside service there on Saturday.
    Memorial gifts may be arranged through the staff of the funeral home to benefit the donors’ choice.
    On-line condolences may be expressed to the family by visiting the funeral home’s website at www.AdamsFuneralHomeOnline.com.
    MARIE E. HICKMAN, 78, Scottsburg, died on Wednesday, December 31, at her home.
    A homemaker, she was born in Scott County and was a life resident.
    Survivors include a son, Michael J. Hickman of Scottsburg; three daughters, Sally E. Poggle and Bonnie J. Deaton, both of Scottsburg, and Cindy D. White of Seymour; two stepdaughters, Sue A. Ahlert of Ormond, Fl., and Billie K. Jackson of Ocala, Fl.; eight grandchildren; and several great-grandchildren.
    The funeral service was conducted on Saturday, January 3, at the Collins Funeral Home in Scottsburg. Pastor Tom Cox officiated.
    Burial was in Kimberlin Creek Cemetery near Lexington.
    On-line condolences may be expressed to the family by visiting the funeral home’s website at www.collinsfuneralhome.net.
    LESLIE EARL VOYLES SR., 90, Canaan, died on Tuesday, December 30, at The Waters of Clifty Falls in Madison.
    He was born in Ramsey and later moved to Scott County and then to Canaan in 1965. He worked for the old Scott County Stone Company near Scottsburg for 45 years, working his way up to vice president. He attended Scottsburg United Methodist Church while living in Scott County. Later, he attended Brooksburg United Methodist Church.
    Survivors include his wife, the former Mary Bette Buchanan; two sons, Leslie Earl “Sonny” Voyles Jr. of Fort Wayne and Billy Voyles of Scottsburg; a stepson, Donn Voyles of Columbus; a stepdaughter, Patty Rohm of Madison; three grandchildren; and six great-grandchildren.
    The funeral service was conducted on Saturday, January 3, at the Morgan and Nay Funeral Centre in Madison. Pastor Ed Roberts officiated.
    Burial was in Grandview Memorial Gardens near Madison.
    Memorial gifts may be arranged through the funeral home staff to benefit King’s Daughters Home Health.
    On-line condolences may be expressed to the family by visiting the funeral home’s website at www.morgan-nay.com.
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