|Obituaries - April 15, 2009|
|Written by Administrator|
|Thursday, 16 April 2009 00:00|
?LEONARD J. “BUB” BURRES, 77, New Albany, died Saturday, April 4 at the V.A. Medical Center in Louisville.
He was a retired crane operator with Padgett, Inc. in New Albany, an Army veteran of the Korean War and formerly with the U.S. Coast Guard. He was a member of V.F.W. Hobart Beach Post #1693, American Legion Post Bonnie Sloan Post #28, Voiture Forty and Eight Post, the Redmen Club, Moose Lodge, and F.O.P. Lee Deich Lodge #99.
Survivors include his wife, Carolyn A. Rawlings Burres; two sisters, Betty J. Pankey of Salem and Anna P. Condra of New Albany and two brothers, Ronnie W. Burres of New Albany and Tom Burres of Floyds Knobs.
Services were held Thursday, April 9 at Kraft Spring St. Funeral Chapel with burial with full military honors in Veron Cemetery.
JERRY LEE SMITH, 67, Marysville, died Sunday, April 5 at St. Catherine Regional Hospital.
He was a retired electrical engineer, an Army veteran of the Vietnam War, member of Community Presbyterian Church and attended Hibernia Christian Church.
Survivors include his wife, the former Judy Martin; daughter, Leigh Ann Lloyd of Charlestown; son, Eric Smith of Marysville; mother, Velva Smith of Marysville; sister, Barbara Kerner of Pennsylvania; uncle, Ross Smith of Rising Sun; three grandchildren and several nieces and nephews.
Services were held Thursday, April 9 at Grayson Funeral Home with burial in Bethlehem Cemetery.
Expressions of sympathy may be made to Community Needs c/o Karen DeCamp, 9715 Lena Bower Road, Marysville, IN 47141 or New Washington Volunteer Fire Department.
DAVID JOSEPH GOODHUE, SR., 60, Clarksville, died Monday, April 6 at Clark Memorial Hospital.
He was a Machine Operator for Metal Sales in New Albany, served in the United States Marine Corp., was a member of St. Mary's Church Navilleton and the Labor Union.
Survivors include his wife, Dominga G. (Gamez) Goodhue; two sons, Felipe Angel Gamez of Cape Coral, Florida and David Joseph Goodhue, Jr. of New Albany; daughter, Valerie Jean Jameson of Greenville; four brothers, Jack Goodhue of Clarksville, Tony Goodhue of New Albany, William Goodhue of Florida and Lydon Barton of Clarksville; three sisters, Lougean Weber of Corydon, Vera Cooper of Utica and Elizabeth Hamm of Texas; two step-grandchildren and two step-great-grandchildren.
Services were held Thursday, April 9 at St. Mary's Church Navilleton with burial in St. Mary's Navilleton Cemetery. Hughes-Taylor Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements.
ANGELA DAWNE MCCLINTOCK PATE, 22, Henryville, died Tuesday, April 4 at her residence as a result of injuries sustained in a motor vehicle accident in Louisiana in the year 2000.
She was a member of the Louisiana Sweethearts Dance Club.
Survivors include her mother, Kelly Pate; sister, Krysia Gwinn of Henryville; brother, Billy McClintock of Salem; uncle, Craig Pate and a nephew, Jackson McClintock.
Services were held Saturday, April 11 at Fishermans Paradise Christian Church in Henryville with burial in Mt. Zion Cemetery. R.D. Pyke Funeral Service was in charge of arrangements.
JAMES WILLIAM “JIM” POLK, SR., 73, Georgetown, died Wednesday, April 8 at his home.
He was a retired heavy equipment operator and member of Heartland Church of the Nazarene in Georgetown.
Survivors include his wife of 40 years, Kay (Best) Polk; children, Jamie Polk of Palmyra, Jimmy Polk of Galena, Jennifer Polk Payton of Edwardsville, James Allen Polk of Louisville, Lillian Staser of English, Terry Henry of Tennessee, and Marti Polk Perronie of Greenville; 13 grandchildren and several great-grandchildren.
Services were held Saturday, April 11 at Heartland Church of the Nazarene with burial in Edwardsville Cemetery. Kraft Funeral Service was in charge of arrangements.
Expressions of sympathy may be made to Hosparus of Southern Indiana.
ALLIE COCHRANN, 94, Henryville, died Saturday, April 11 at Bee Hive Assisted Living in Scottsburg.
She was a member of Blue Lick Christian Church and was a homemaker.
Survivors include four daughters, Pauline Cope, Violet Jones and Joyce Lanham all of Henryville and Ruby Goines-Clements of Scottsburg.
Services were held Tuesday, April 14 at R.D Pyke Funeral Service in Henryville with burial in Mt. Grove Cemetery.
JOHN E. KOETTER, 69, Floyds Knobs, died Friday, April 10 at University Hospital in Louisville.
He worked for Louisville Gas & Electric Company, was former co-owner of the Berry Twist Dairy Bar in Floyds Knobs and was a member of St. Mary of the Knobs Catholic Church in Floyds Knobs.
Survivors include his wife of 44 years, Janice (Naville) Koetter of Floyds Knobs; children, Pamela Ann Baker and Kelly Ann Brock both of Georgetown and Eric Julius Koetter of Floyds Knobs; six sisters, Mary Margaret Kruer, Ruth Book, Betty Sprigler, Pat Williams, Carol Calandrino, and Dorothy Kruer; two brothers, Jim and Dick Koetter and two grandchildren.
Services were held Tuesday, April 14 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 James Graham Brown Cancer Center, the Moffitt Cancer Research Center in Tampa, Florida, or donate blood or platelets to the American Red Cross in his memory.
AUDREY MAE CLARK, 82, Bloomington, formerly of Salem, died Friday, April 10 at her home.
She was retired from the Motor Fuel Tax Division for the State of Indiana. She was also a former employee of the Marion County Clerk's Office. She was a member of Pekin Church of Christ.
Survivors include a son, Douglas Clark of Fountain City; two daughters, Sherry Myers of Bloomington and Sandra Boone of Greensboro, North Carolina; ten grandchildren and 15 great-grandchildren.
Services were held Wednesday, April 15 at Weathers Funeral Home with burial in Martinsburg Cemetery.
GERTRUDE MCCLURE, 79, Salem, died Saturday, April 11 at Washington County Memorial Hospital.
She was a retired employee of B.F. Goodrich and a member of Sands Spring Church of Jesus Christ in Sands Spring, Kentucky.
Survivors include a daughter, Charlene Richardson of Salem; three brothers, Homer Hasty of Speedway, Clarence “Jib” Hasty of Broadhead, Kentcuky and Tilman Hasty of Franklin; sister, Barbara L. Gilstrap of Campbellsburg; two grandchildren and five great-grandchildren.
Services were held Tuesday, April 14 at Weathers Funeral Home with burial in Crown Hill Cemetery.
Expressions of sympathy may be made to Hosparus, 645 W. Market St. New Albany, IN 47150.
BESSIE FIELDS, 77, Salem, died Sunday, April 12 at Jewish Hospital in Louisville.
She was a caregiver for 40 years and a Baptist.
Survivors include three sons, Fred Baker of Knox, Charles Shell of North Vernon and William Ballew of Phoenix, Arizona; two daughter, Anne Kilburn of Salem and Martha Crowell of Highland Village, Texas; two sisters, Lola Suzich of Michigan City and Bobbi Collins of Knox; ten grandchildren, eleven great-grandchildren, and seven step-grandchildren.
Services were held Tuesday, April 14 at Faith Baptist Church. Weathers Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements.
HAROLD KAYS, SR., 82, Georgetown, died Friday, April 10 at Clark Memorial Hospital.
He served in the Army in WWII and was an ordained Deacon of Open House of Prayer Ministries where his wife served as pastor.
Survivors include his wife of 63 years, Reverend Evedna (Cook) Kays; children, Annella Barker of Greenville, Harold Kays of New Salisbury, Phyllis Fulkerson, Jackie Anderson and Dickie Kays all of New Albany; 14 grandchildren, 19 great-grandchildren and one great-great-grandchild.
Services were held Tuesday, April 14 in the Paul F. Kraft, Sr. Memorial Chapel at Generations Funeral Home with burial in SCI Kraft-Graceland Memorial Park in New Albany.
VADA BAKER, 74, died Wednesday, April 8, at University of Louisville Hospital.
The Breathitt County, Ky., native was a member of the New Assembly Church of God in Scottsburg.
Survivors include two daughters, Selene Epeards of Bloomington and Star Huckleberry of Bloomington; a son, Charles Huckleberry of Austin, two sisters, Wanda Pearson of Crothersville and Carolyn Hall of Austin, one brother, William Sandlin of Covington, Ky., two grandchildren.
Funeral services will be conducted Saturday, April 11, at Buchanan Funeral Home in Austin with the Rev. Brett Byers officiating.
On-line condolences can be made at www.buchananfuneralhome.net.
EARNESTINE MARSH O'NEAL, 95, of Hanover, died Wednesday, April 8, at King's Daughters' Hospital in Madison.
The Switzerland County native was employed as a cook at Phi Delta and Alpha Delta Pi at Hanover College. She also worked as a private housekeeper. She was a fa member of the Hanover Presbyterian Church.
Survivors include a daughter, Norma Wilson of Lexington; a son, Arnold Lee O'Neal of Madison; two brothers, Marvin Marsh of Vevay and Larry Marsh of North Vernon; 14 grandchildren, 26 grandchildren, three great-great-grandchildren, several nieces and nephews.
Funeral services were conducted Saturday, April 11, at Morgan and Nay Funeral Centre in Madison with the Rev. Beth Walden Fisher officiating.
Burial was in the Springsdale Cemetery in Madison.
Memorial contributions may be made in her memory to the Hanover Presbyterian Church or American Diabetes Association or American Heart Association through the funeral home.
On-Line Condolences may be sent to the family via the funeral home's website at www.morgan-nay.com.
GARY A. RICHEY, 61, Scottsburg, died Wednesday, April 8, at his home.
He was a water plant operator for the Scottsburg Water Plant and a former employee of the former American Can Company in Austin and the Scottsburg Bowling Lanes. He was a member of the First Christian Church, the Scott County Moose Lodge 2324 and the Sons of the American Legion Post 234.
Survivors include a son, Greg Richey of Scottsburg; two daughters, Natausha Yonts of Scottsburg and Jessica McElroy of Louisville; two sisters, Dolores M. Blankenbaker and Julie A. McDonald, both of Scottsburg; a brother, Charlie Richey of Scottsburg and three grandchildren.
Funeral services were conducted Saturday, April 11, at Collins Funeral Home with burial in Scottsburg Cemetery.
Memorial contributions may be made through Collins Funeral Home to the American Cancer Society or VistaCare Hospice.
AARON EUGENE BURNS, 18, Austin, died Tuesday, April 7, at Norton Hospital in Louisville, Ky.
He was an EMS student at Scott County. He was attending Ivy Tech and was a graduate of Austin High School.
Survivors include his parents Terry Eugene Burns of Scottsburg and Deanna Rose Bowling Chesser of Willisburg, Ky., step-father James H. Chesser of Willisburg, Ky., a brother, Andrew Caleb Burns of Willisburg, Ky.; adopted maternal grandparents Fred and Mary Lou Colwell of Austin; grandparents, James and Doris Johnson of Charlestown, Arlie Eugene Burns and Cathy Chandler of Scottsburg; paternal great-grandfather Noah Spicer of Austin.
Funeral services was conducted Friday, April 10, at Hale-Polin Robinson Funeral Home of Springfield, Ky., with the Rev. Gary Fergerson officiating.
Burial will be at the Evergreen Cemetery of Willisburg, Ky.,
CHESTER L. LOGSDON, JR, Lousiville, died Wednesday, April 8, at his residence.
He was a member of the NRA.
He is survived by his wife, Sandra Logsdon; a son, Jason Logsdon; a stepdaughter, Tiffany Williams; and a granddaughter.
The funeral services were conducted on Monday, April 13, at Evergreen Funeral Home in Louisville with burial in the Evergreen Cemetery.
ALICE SPENCER, 70, Austin, died Sunday, April 12, at Clark Memorial Hospital in Jeffersonville.
She was a homemaker and a member of the Trinity House of God in Austin.
Survivors include a daughter, Deborah Sue Baker of Austin; a son, Beryl Spencer of Austin; brothers, Tom Sizemore of Austin, Elige Sizemore of Chavies, Ky., Mitchell Sizemore of Scottsburg; Roy Sizemore of Buckhorn, Ky., Charlie Sizemore of Buckhorn, Ky., Harrison Sizemore of Buckhorn, Ky.; sisters, Lora Campbell of Yerkes, Ky., Chloe Campbell of Jackson, Ky., Nora Fields of Scottsburg , Dora Baker of Hyden, Ky., thre grandchildren, three great-grandchildren.
Funeral services will be conducted today (Wednesday), at Trinity House of God at 2 p.m.
Burial will be in the New Providence Cemetery.
Collins Funeral Home of Scottsburg was in charge of all the arrangements.
SHIRLEY A. “JITTER BUG” MIZE TUELL, 73, Crothersville, died Sunday, April 12.
The Jackson County native was a school crossing guard for Seymour Schools, worked for Talon Zipper Factory, Maid-Rite Restaurant, Seymour Electronics, Licter Rubber as a security officer.
Survivors include daughters, Sandra Sue Mize Hoard of Seymour, Rhadonda Rosella Smallwood of Crothersville sons, Terry Lee Mize of Seymour; Jerry Lynn Tuell of Crothersville; and step-daughter, Carol Jeanne Foster of West Plains, Mo.; sisters, Rose Marie Yoder of Venice, Fl., Judy Carlene Spaulding of Seymour, Ruth Evelyn Smith of Seymour, and a brother, Geroge Eugene Mize of North Vernon; 32 grandchildren, 50 great-grandchildren.
Funeral services will be conducted today (Wednesday) at 11 a.m. at Adams Funeral Home in Crothersville. Visitation will be after 9 a.m. Today (Wednesday).
Burial will be in the Crothersville Cemetery.
Memorial may be given to the Crothersville Cemetery, in care of the funeral home.
Online condolences may be given to the family at www.AdamsFuneralHomeOnline.com
TAMRA LYNN SHAW LITTLE, 42, Scottsburg, died Monday, April 13, at Scott Villa Living Center in Scottsburg.
She attended the Pilgrim Holiness Church in Ausitn.
Survivors include a son, Travis Little of Booneville, Ky.; a mother, Daisy Steep McIntosh of Scottsburg; a sister, Lisa McIntosh of Austin ; brothers, Richard Petersen of Austin, Jeff Shaw of Indianapolis, Woodie Shaw of Scottsburg and Jeff Beswick of Scottsburg, two grandchildren.
Funeral services will be conducted today (Wednesday) at 11 a.m. at Buchanan Funeral Home in Austin. Visitation will will be after 9 a.m. Today (Wednesday). The Rev. Mike Brown will be officiating.
Burial will be at the Wesley Chapel Cemetery in Austin.
On-line condolences can be made at www.buchananfuneralhome.net.
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