|Obituaries - May 13, 2009|
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|Wednesday, 13 May 2009 00:00|
AL THOMAS MURPHY, 86, Charlestown, died Wednesday, May 6 at his residence.
Survivors include his wife, Edna Beasley Murphy; two sons, Sam Murphy of Elizabethtown, Kentucky and Tim Murphy of LaSalle, Michigan; 11 grandchildren and five great-grandchildren.
Services were held Saturday, May 9 at Grayson Funeral Home in Charlestown.
SARAH MARIE ENDRIS, Corydon, died Monday, May 4 in Salem.
She was preceded in death by her husband of 59 years, Frank Leo Endris; three brothers, Wesley, Myron and Charles (Bud) Heilig and three sisters, Sylvia Booth, Alice Heilig and Pauline Heilig.
Survivors include three sons, Daniel Frank Endris of Pleasureville, Kentucky, James Michael Endris of Salem and Richard Charles Endris of Shelby, Alabama; eight grandchildren, 20 great-grandchildren, one great-great-grandchild and several nieces and nephews.
Services were held Friday, May 8 at Love Funeral Home in Palmyra with burial in Tunnel Hill Cemetery in Edwardsville.
HAROLD DAVID WOLFE, 73, Charlestown, died Tuesday, May 5 at St. Catherine Hospital.
Survivors include his wife, Anna Wolfe; son, Cody Wolfe of Charlestown; five daughters, Debbie Miller and Brenda Clark both of Louisville, Mary Wolfe of Jeffersonville, Bobbi Jo Taylor of Texas and Lena Boling of Madison; sister, JoAnn McClain of Shelbyville; 20 grandchildren and one great-grandchild.
Services were held Thursday, May 7 at Grayson Funeral Home in Charlestown.
GLENN ALLEN WATERFILL, 47, Henryville, died Sunday, May 3 at Genesis Medical Center in Davenport, Iowa.
He was a 1980 graduate of Henryville High School and a truck driver for 25+ years for various trucking companies and currently was employed by Parks Livestock Company in Oakwood, Illinois.
Survivors include a daughter, Becky Jo Fleenor of Salem; mother, L. Jean Waterfill; brother, Jim Waterfill; sister, Ann Waterfill Brishaber of Henryville; grandmother, Alice Lowry of Thedford, Nebraska; four grandchildren, several aunts, uncles, nieces, nephews and cousins and special friend, Terri Dismore Kirk.
Services were held Thursday, May 7 at Grayson Funeral Home in Charlestown with burial in Sellersburg Cemetery.
Expressions of sympathy may be made in the form of donations to the American Cancer Society.
GENEVA SHEPHERD BOGGS, 87, Charlestown, died Monday, May 4 at her home.
She was a retired employee of ICI America, was Baptist and a 50 year member of the Eastern Star.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Tillus Boggs and son, Marvin Boggs.
Survivors include a son, Ben Boggs of Charlestown; daughter, Shirleen Boggs of Charlestown; brother, Eugene Shepherd of Partridge, Kentucky; three sisters, Juanita Bledsoe of Jeffersonville, Ann Kersey of Louisville and Gertrude Shepherd of Charlestown; two grandchildren and five great-grandchildren.
Services were held Wednesday, May 6 at Grayson Funeral Home in Charlestown with burial in Charlestown Cemetery.
SHIRLEY ANN NOLOT, 67, Borden, died Tuesday, May 5 at Clark Memorial Hospital.
She was a member of St. John the Baptist Catholic Church in Starlight. She was currently serving as the Clark County Treasurer. She had previously served as the Wood Township Trustee and the Clark County Recorder. She loved her work as a cafeteria staff member at Borden Elementary and High School. She was also a member of the Sheriff's Merit Board for Clark County, a past Precinct Committee Person for Wood Township, a member and past president of the Clark County Democratic Women's Club, a member of the Clark County Democratic Men's Club, a member of the Business & Professional Women's Club of Clark County, a member of the Pilot Club of Jeffersonville, and a member on the advisory committee of the West Clark School Corporation.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Joseph N. Nolot, Sr.
Survivors include a daughter, Pamela Adam of Floyds Knobs; two sons, Joseph Nolot, Jr. and James Nolot of Borden; two brothers, Robert Schladant of Starlight and Paul Schladant of Sellersburg; six grandchildren and one great-grandchild.
Services were held Saturday, May 9 at St. John the Baptist Catholic Church with burial in St. Mary of the Knobs Catholic Cemetery in Floyds Knobs. Generations Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements.
The family requests that memorial contributions be made in her name to the Dollars for Scholars Program for students at Borden Elementary and High School or Hosparus of Southern Indiana.
JAMES WILLIAM ROBERTS, 72, New Albany, died Monday, May 4 at Sellersburg Health and Rehab Centre in Sellersburg.
He was a Minister and retired from AT&T. He served in the U.S. Army as a Pvt. and was a member of the New Albany Lodge #39, PG.C The Grand Commadry of IN 1995-1996, and a member of many Masonic Orders.
Survivors include his wife, Edna L. DeWeese; two daughters, Margaret Trimble and Paula McLain both of New Albany; son, James P. Roberts of Paoli; two sisters, Betty Wright of Clarksville and Pat Ellis of Florida; five grandchildren and 11 great-grandchildren.
Services were held Saturday, May 9 at Pyke-Calloway Funeral service in New Albany with burial in Martinsburg Cemetery in Martinsburg.
The family requests donations be made to Scottsville Christian Church or Knights Templar Eye Foundation.
MARY O. WILLS, 91, Lanesville, died Monday, May 4 at her home.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Lamar Jerry Wills and a son, Jerry Thomas Wills.
Survivors include two sons, Larry Wayne Wills of Lanesville and Daniel L. Wills of New Albany; four daughters, Norma Lee King of Pickerington, Ohio, Peggy Ann Johnston of Lanesville, Donna Faye Byas of Lancaster, Ohio and Diana Lynn Dyehouse of Crestwood, Illinois; two sisters, Doris Gohman of Bradenton Beach, Florida and Betty Snyder of Louisville; 12 grandchildren and 15 great-grandchildren.
Services were held Wednesday, May 6 at Gehlbach & Royse Funeral Home in Georgetown with burial in Lanesville Protestant Cemetery.
The family suggests memorial gifts be made to VistaCare.
SHADE REECE, 94, Henryville, died Sunday, May 3 at Wedgewood Health and Rehab in Clarksville.
He was the widower of Ollie Lee (Hatchel) Reece who died in 1999.
He was a member of Glenview Christian Church in Glasgow, Kentucky. He was a retired sheet metal worker and served in the U.S. Army as a Pvt. in World War II.
Survivors include two grandchildren and four great-grandchildren.
Graveside services were held at Jeffersontown Cemetery in Jeffersontown, Kentucky. R.D. Pyke Funeral Service was in charge of arrangements.
RALPH DENSFORD, SR., 67, Jeffersonville, died Tuesday, April 28 at Clark Memorial Hospital.
He was a member of Park Place United Methodist Church, was a Kentucky Colonel and belonged to the American Legion Post 35 and AARP.
Survivors include his wife, Eva M. Densford of Jeffersonville; two daughters, Robyn L. Crouthamel of Jeffersonville and Kristi H. Brownfield of Clarksville; three sons, Ralph Densford, Jr. and Shawn A. Densford both of Jeffersonville and Angel A. Densford of Salem; four brothers, Melvin L. Brown of Jeffersonville, Monte Brown, Daniel R. Brown of Sellersburg and Dwayne A. Brown of Jeffersonville; six sisters, Norma L. Suddeth of Jeffersonville, Brenda Lloyd of Tell City, Denece Noria of Shelbyville, Kentucky, Sandra Cummins of Kansas City, Kansas, Wanda J. Jenkins of Jeffersonville and Pam Mendez of Charlestown; good friends Joe and Mary Kern of Clarksville; two granddaughters, many nieces and nephews, and his dogs, Pee Wee, Taco, Baby and Petunia.
Services were held Friday, May 1 at Park Place United Methodist Church with burial in Walnut Ridge Cemetery. E.M. Coots' Sons, Inc. was in charge of arrangements.
Expressions of sympathy may be made to Park Place United Methodist Church.
JONELL (JO) FOLSOM, 71, Clarksville, died Friday, May 1 at Hosparus Inpatient Care Center in Louisville.
She was a retired art teacher at Northside Junior High School in Columbus and at Jefferson Community College in Louisville.
Survivors include a cousin, Melba Wilson of Boonville, and her caregivers, Connie Fry and Tonette Gilbert both of Clarksville and Laura Keene of Charlestown.
No services are scheduled. Grayson Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.
Expressions of sympathy may be made to the Clark County Humane Society or Hosparus at Nortons Hospital.
MILDRED S. HARRIS, 81, Scottsburg, formerly of Charlestown, died Thursday, April 30 at Waters of Scottsburg.
Survivors include a son, Logan Harris, Jr. of Louisville; daughter, Laura Kraft of Charlestown; sister, Mary Guzman of El Monte, California; five grandchildren and nine great-grandchildren.
Services were held Monday, May 4 at Grayson Funeral Home in Charlestown with burial in Louisville Memorial Gardens West.
ELIZABETH GRAY SMITH, 85, Charlestown, died Wednesday, May 6.
She was a homemaker, in the Royal Air Force during WWII, a member of Community Presbyterian Church, and in Eastern Star Blazing Bright #597.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Alfred Smith; son, Jeffrey Smith and daughter, Janet Spivey.
Survivors include two sons, Bill Smith of Charlestown and David Smith of San Antonio, Texas; five grandchildren and two great-grandchildren.
Services were held Saturday, May 9 at Grayson Funeral Home with burial in Charlestown Cemetery.
BRIDGET MARIE HAMMACK LIBBY, 42, Corydon, died Wednesday, May 6 at Memorial Hospital and Health Care Center in Jasper.
She was an employee of Harrison County Sheriff Department.
Survivors include her parents, Gayle & Robert Humes of Depauw; two daughters, Lisa and Sarah Libby both of Charlestown; four brothers, Robbie Hammack of Depauw, Doug Hammack of New Albany, Curtiss Clark, Jr. of New Salisbury and Bobby Humes of Boynton Beach, Florida; two sisters, Sheila Smith of Louisville and Rhonda Branham of Floyds Knobs; companion, Donnie Malone of Corydon and many nieces and nephews.
Services were held Monday, May 11 at Saint Michael's Catholic Church in Bradford with burial in Mt. Zion Cemetery in Depauw. Swarens Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements.
LINDA MARIE BUZZARD MILLER, Sellersburg, died Monday, May 4 at Maple Manor Christian Home.
She was an RN graduate of Kentucky Baptist Hospital School of Nursing and was a member of Speed Memorial Church.
Survivors include her children, Jan Fort of Forney, Texas, Steve Miller of Sellersburg, Vicki Hartlage of Jeffersonville, and Nancy Dowdle of Sellersburg; six grandchildren and two great-grandchildren.
Services will be held Saturday, June 20 at 11 a.m. at Speed Memorial Church in Sellersburg.
Expressions of sympathy may go to the Kentucky-Southern Indiana Chapter of the National MS Society (502-451-0014). The family expresses their deepest gratitude to the nurses and staff for their many years of excellent care.
MARY C. MATTINGLY, 95, Salem, died Friday, May 8 at Meadow View Health Care and Rehab in Salem.
She was a member of St. Patrick Catholic Church.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Joseph A. Mattingly; two brothers, James B. and William Mattingly; four sisters, Effie M. Raley, Mary S. Taylor and Sylvia and Mamie Ferriell and her parents.
Survivors include a son, Joseph G. Mattingly of Salem; brother, Joseph W. Mattingly of Sellersburg; sister, Mary L. Riley of Corydon and ten grandchildren.
Services were held Tuesday, May 12 at St. Patrick Catholic Church. Weathers Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements.
VIRGINIA M. MUNDEN, 83, died Wednesday, April 29, at Westminster Healthcare in Clarksville.
The Clay County, Tn., native was a former employee of the old Charlestown Powder Plant in Charlestown and was also a driver for the Scottsburg Senior Citizens Bus. She was a member of the First Baptist Church of Scottsburg.
Survivors include daughters, Marlene Muse of Cincinnati, Ohio, Wynogene Riddle of Marion, Betty Ruth Munden of Indianapolis; sons, Donald E. Munden of Scottsburg, David P. Munden of Louisville, Ky., Richard A. Munden of North Vernon, Timothy A Munden of Scottsburg; sisters, Gwen Ray of Scottsburg; Betty McFarland of Nashville, Tn., Madeline Borden of Gallatin, Tn., Della Mae Ayres of Gallatin, Tn., Ann Whitaker of Goodlettsville, Tn., 18 grandchildren, 14 great-grandchildren.
Preceding in death were a son, Ronald W. Munden.
Funeral services were conducted Friday, May 1, at Collins Funeral Home with burial in Scottsburg Cemetery.
Memorial contributions may be made to the Scott County Humane Society in care of the funeral home.
BESSIE LEE EVERITT, 94, Columbus, formerly of Austin, died Tuesday, May 5, at Silver Oaks Health Campus in Columbus.
The LaGrange, Ky., native sold Avon products, was a homemaker, seamstress, sewed power bags at Charlestown Bag Plant during WWII.
Survivors include her daughter, Dorothy M. Briner of Columbus; two grandsons, two great-grandchildren; sisters, Lena Morgan of Jeffersonville, Cleotha Barnett of Austin, Mary Jo Wing of Gold Canyon, AZ., and several nieces and nephews.
Services were conducted Friday May 8, at the East Columbus United Methodist Church in Columbus with the Rev. Charles Aigner officiating.
Burial was at the Everitt Cemetery in Scottsburg.
Memorial contributions can be made the Adams Funeral Home to the East Columbus United Methodist Church.
On-line condolences may be given to the family at www.AdamsFuneralHomeOnline.com
PAUL MORELAND “PAULIE” GAMMON, 82, Hanover, died Sunday, May 3, at Thorton Terrace Health Campus in Hanover.
The Jefferson County native was a graduate of Saluda High School, wa a member of the United States Army whee he was at the rank of technician fifth class, serving the army ground forces replacement depot No. 1 during World War II.He received a Good Conduct Medal and the World War II Vicotry Medal. He retired from Robus Leather, and worked at Rotary Lift, Jefferson Proving Ground Madison State Hospital and Indiana Kentucky Electric Corp. He was a member of the New Prospect Baptist Church and the Saluda Alumni.
Survivors include his sister, Edna Horton of Madison; several nieces and nephews, and great-nieces and great-nephews.
Funeral services were conducted Friday, May 8, at Morgan and Nay Funeral Centre in Madison with the Rev. Irmal Elliott officiating.
Burial was in the New Prospect Cemetery near Saluda.
Full military honors were conducted by Jefferson Post 9 of the American Legion.
Memorial contributions may be given through the funeral home to Saluda High School Alumni or New Prospect Cemetery Assocation.
On-line condolences may be given to the family at www.morgan-nay.com.
GARY LEE COOPER, 49, Austin, died Tuesday, May 5, at Scott Memorial Hospital in Scottsburg.
The Compton, Ky., native was the pastor of New Life Christian Center.
Survivors include sons, Jeremy Hilderbrand of Austin, J.D. Mills of Austin, Jeremy Ebertshauser of Austin, parents, James and Betty Cooper of Scottsburg; brothers, James Cooper of Scottsburg and Adam Carothers of Scottsburg; four grandchildren.
Funeral service was conducted Tuesday, May 12, with the Rev. Drummond Thom and Pastor Jeremy Hilderbrand officiating.
There will also be a funeral service at New Life Church in Beattyville, Ky., at 2 p.m. on Wednesday, May 13.
Burial will be at Snowden Cemetery in Beattyville, Ky.
Buchanan Funeral Home was in charge of local arrangements.
On-line condolences can be made at www.buchananfuneralhome.net.
CONNIE LYNN CAMPBELL BOWLING, 38, Seymour, died Saturday, May 9, at her residence.
She was a homemaker and also a former waitress at the Holiday Inn in Seymour, and a member of Immanuel Lutheran Church in Seymour.
Survivors include two sons, Joshua Begley of Cincinnati, Ohio and Brandon Ferrell of Seymour, daughter, Kelsey Noble of Austin, two brothers, Charles Campbell of Louisville, Ky., and Kenny Campbell of Seymour; four sisters, Carol Richey of Underwood, Cathy Edwards of Indianapolis, Tanya Coffelt of Seymour and Sandy Baker of Crothersville, several nieces and nephews.
Memorial services will be conducted at 6 p.m. today (Wednesday at Collins Funeral Home with visitation after 4 p.m.
Cremation was chosen with burial in Austin Cemetery at a later date.
DOLLY MORGAN, 87, Austin, died at her home on Thursday, May 7.
The Harlan, Ky., native was a homemaker and a former employee of the old U.S. Shoe Corp in Crothersville. She was a member of the New Providence Baptist Church in Austin.
Survivors include daughters, Reva Joyce Spellman and Sue Carol Weaver of Austin; brother, Charlie Simpson of Junction City, Ky.; sisters, Della Cutter of Junction City, Ky., Neva King, 4 grandchildren, three great-grandchildren and one great-great-grandchild.
Funeral services were conducted Monday, May 11, at Collins Funeral Home in Scottsburg.
Memorial contribution can be made through the funeral home to Vista Care Hospice.
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