|Obituaries - May 27, 2009|
|Written by Administrator|
|Thursday, 28 May 2009 00:00|
LOU VERNA GREGORY, 88, Pekin, died Wednesday, May 20 in Riverview Village in Clarksville.
She was a member of the First Baptist Church of Pekin, had been a resident of Washington County since 1945, formerly of Laurel County, Kentucky, and was a homemaker.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Albert V. Gregory, one brother, two half brothers and two half sisters.
Survivors include two daughters, Sherry Sneed of Pekin and Barbara Shaw of Lanesville; son, Windell Gregory of Benton, Kentucky; brother, Ray Gregory of Salem; five grandchildren and two great-grandchildren.
Services were held Friday, May 22 at First Baptist Church of Pekin with burial in Riley Gregory Cemetery in London, Kentucky. Dawalt Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements.
Memorial contributions may be made to the American Heart Association, 240 Whittington Pkwy., Louisville, KY 40222-4904.
CLIFFORD HOOVER DOYLE, Charlestown, died Sunday, May 10.
He was a heavy equipment operator at Consolidated Expediting and on the docks until his retirement. He was an excellent mechanic and superb fisherman and could be spotted at most local lakes.
Survivors include two sons, Clifford Hoover Doyle, Jr. of Gary and Michael Doyle of Chicago, Illinois; three daughters, Francine Fuqua of Jeffersonville, Dayna Lipscomb of Victorville, California and Rosemary Doyle of Chicago, Illinois; sister, Mabel Cobb of Charlestown; 26 grandchildren, 40 great-grandchildren and several nieces, nephews, cousins, other relatives and friends.
Services were held Friday, May 22 at Grayson Funeral Home with burial in Charlestown Cemetery.
MYRTLE I. KENYON, 86, Mitchell, formerly of Salem, died Saturday, May 16 at Bloomington Hospital of Orange County in Paoli.
She was a former employee of Gospel Trumpet in Anderson, Four Points Grocery and Fiesta Discount House in Salem. She was a member of First Church of God in New Albany and attended Enon Baptist Church and Dogwood Community Church.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Geoffrey Kenyon, two daughters, Patricia Harrison and Melony Kenyon and two great-grandsons, Zackory Robards and Silas Gaines.
Survivors include a son, Neil Edward Kenyon of French Lick; daughter, Beverly Deaton of Mitchell; sister, Lillie Engle of New Albany; 11 grandchildren and 24 great-grandchildren.
Services were held Wednesday, May 20 at Weathers Funeral Home with burial in Crown Hill Cemetery.
MARTIN “MARTY” ANTHONY KIME III, 63, Otisco, died Friday, May 15 at Rolling Hills Health Care in New Albany.
He was a member of Henryville United Methodist Church, was a 1964 graduate of Henryville High School, past president of Clarksville Optimist Club and worked as a City Employee for the town of Clarksville for 28 years.
Survivors include his wife, Ellen S. (Kensky) Kime of Otisco; daughter, Melany Thornton of Clarksville; step-mother, Georgia Wright of Otisco; aunt, Linda Renaldi of Ohio and a grandson, Ronald Joseph Thornton of Clarksville.
Services were held Monday, May 18 at R.D. Pyke Funeral Service in Henryville with private burial in Kraft-Graceland Memorial Park in New Albany.
The family requests donations to Henryville United Methodist Church c/o P.O. Box 206 Otisco, IN 47126.
ROSE ANN JACKSON BIBB, 79, San Diego, California, formerly of Hanover, died Thursday, May 14.
She was preceded in death by her siblings, George Jackson, Sr., Lloyd Jackson, Boyce Jackson, Millis Jackson and Hildreth Cleffman; her husband, James Rodney Bibb; infant daughter, Eunice; son, Tony Bibb; grandson, Jesse Bogart Bibb-Hindley and her beloved dog and companion, Tucker.
Survivors include five daughters, Brenda Hardin of Lexington, Nancy Bibb of Longmont, Colorado, Cindy Bibb of Hanover, Jennifer Huttsell of Paynesville and Jama Vega of San Diego, California; sister, Shirley Auxier of Landers, California; three brothers, Ronald Jackson of Greenwood, Burlyn Jackson of Madison and Terry Jackson of Lexington; 12 grandchildren, 13 great-grandchildren and several nieces and nephews.
Graveside services were held Sunday, May 24 at New Bethel Cemetery in Hanover.
JACK WILSON, 53, Marysville, died Saturday, May 16 at his residence.
He was an Operating Engineer specializing in Heavy Equipment. He was a Navy veteran of the Vietnam War and an avid fisherman.
Survivors include his parents, Mort and Mary Jane Wilson of Marysville; son, John Wilson of Lexington; daughter, Wendy Wilson of San Diego, California; two sisters, Judy Sapps of Marysville and Rhonda Sheldon of Minden, Nevada; brother, Ken Wilson of Lancaster, California and several nieces and nephews.
Services were held Tuesday, May 19 at Grayson Funeral Home in New Washington with burial in Crown Hill Cemetery.
Expressions of sympathy may be made to Louisville V.A. Hospital Palliative Care Unit.
RALPH DODGE, 85, Greenville, died Friday, May 15 at Indian Creek Health-Rehab Center in Corydon.
He was retired from the Louisville Tin and Stove Co., was an Army veteran of WWII and a member of Greenville Masonic Lodge 416 and Greenville Christian Church.
Survivors include two daughters, Leanna Skaggs of Clarksville and Terry Lynch of Sellersburg; brother, Seibert Dodge of Greenville and two grandchildren.
Services were held at Love Funeral Home in Palmyra with burial in Greenville Cemetery.
Memorial donations may be made to the Alzheimer's Association.
RUSSELL PIRTLE, 82, Palmyra, died Friday, May 15 at his home.
He was a truck driver for Ecoff Trucking Co. and an Army veteran of WWII.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Floyd and Eulah Pirtle; brother, Lendell Pirtle and two sisters, Mary Newlin and Janevera Bary.
Survivors include his wife of 61 years, Ileana; two daughters, Janet Higdon and Maida Jones both of New Salisbury; six sisters, Betty Routh of Ramsey, Martha Karnes of Brandenburg, Kentucky, Shirley Seacat of Clarksville, Carolyn Senn of Shelbyville, Tennessee, Brenda Coy of Milltown and Nancy Clemons of Galena; one grandchild and two great-grandchildren.
Services were held at Love Funeral Home with burial in Union Chapel Cemetery near Milltown.
Expressions of sympathy may be made to Vista Care.
EDITH D. MONTGOMERY, 60, Charlestown, died Tuesday, May 19 at St. Catherine Regional Hospital.
Survivors include a daughter, Brenda Nunn of Memphis; son, Larry Montgomery, Jr. of Charlestown; brother, Willie Davis of Manchester, Kentucky; two sisters, Darlene Lunsford of Manchester, Kentucky and Mildred Fulkerson of Charlestown and seven grandchildren.
Services were held Friday, May 22 at Grayson Funeral Home with burial in Charlestown Cemetery.
DENCIL W. BELCHER, 71, Falls of Rough, Kentucky, died Saturday, May 16 at Twin Lakes Regional Medical Center in Leitchfield, Kentucky.
Survivors include his wife, Delores A. Belcher; four sons, Roger of Hopkinsville, Kentucky, Larry of Louisville, Gary of Bowling Green, Kentucky and Paul of Millwood, Kentucky; ten grandchildren, three great-grandchildren, three brothers and three sisters.
Services were held Monday, May 25 at Parkway Southern Baptist Church in New Albany. Love Funeral Home in Palmyra was in charge of arrangements.
SHIRLEY RAE ZURSCHMIEDE PERRY, Bradenton, Florida, formerly of New Albany, died Sunday, May 17.
She was a member of the Epiphany Lutheran Church near New Salisbury before moving to Florida. She lived most of her life in New Albany where she was active in the Republican Party and the Extension Homemakers of Harrison County, becoming State President of the Indiana Homemakers Association. Recently, she was president of the Palm Lakes Resident Association in Bradenton.
Survivors include her husband of 40 years, Gary A. Perry; son, Eric Perry; mother, Bertha Z. Johnson; two brothers, William and Marvin Zurschmiede; sister, Lorna Harold; two step-sons, Anthony Perry and Gary S. Perry; five grandchildren and a great-granddaughter.
Services were held Saturday, May 23 at Epiphany Lutheran Church with burial in Palmyra Cemetery. Love Funeral Home was in charge of arrangements.
Expressions of sympathy may be made to Epiphany Lutheran Church, Hwy. 135, New Salisbury, IN 47161.
ERNEST PEARLDEAN KYNION, 73, Austin, died Wednesday, May 13, at St. Catherine Hospital in Charlestown.
She was a native of Morganton, Ak.
Survivors include daughters, Ginger Kynion of Fort Worth, Tx., Cynthia Dawn Smith of Alvarado, Tx., Danna Hanicq of Fort Worth, Texas, Kelly Tricarico of Nanuet, NY., Keri Kynion of Salt Lake City, Utah; son, Greg Kynion of Scotsburg; sisters, Marla Duda of Troy, Il., Portia Bailey of Maryville, Il., 22 grandchildren and 15 great-grandchildren.
Funeral services were conducted Monday, May 18, at Buchanan Funeral Home in Austin with the Rev. Don Allen officiating.
Burial was in the Spurgeon Cemetery in Austin.
Online condolences can be made at www.buchananfuneralhome.net.
JAMES MARVIN HILL, 76, Portage, formerly of Scottsburg, died January 3.
He was a retired supervisor with U.S. Can in Burns Harbor and was a member of the Masonic Lodge and Orak Shrine Temple and was a U.S Navy Veteran of the Korean War.
Survivors include a step-mother, Mildred Hill of Scottsburg; sons, James R. Hill of Scottsburg, Wayne Hill of Amelia, La., Tod Hill of Michigan City; daughter, Sherry L. Wright of Valparaiso, brother, George E. Hill of Scottsburg; step-brother Robert Morris of Dallas, Tx., four grandchildren.
A graveside service will be held on Saturday, May 30, at Bethel Cemetery in Leota.
A Masonic and Military graveside service will be conducted.
Memorial contribiutions may be made in care of Stewart Funeral Home of Scottsburg.
For on-line condolences go to www.stewartfuneralhome.net
RUBY L. SPICER, 76, Austin, died Wednesday, May 20, at Floyd Memorial Hosptial in New Albany.
A Owlsey County, Ky., native was a homemaker.
Survivors include three daughters, Brenda Carol Foster of Commiskey; Peggy Ellen Spicer and Tina Mae Begley, both of Austin; stepson, Bert Spicer of Scottsburg, seven grandchildren and seven great-grandchildren.
Funeral services were conducted Sunday, May 24, at Collins Funeral Home with burial in New Frankfort Cemetery.
On-line condolences and video tributes may be viewed at www.collinsfuneralhome.net
H. MICHAEL MAZE, 56, of Scottsburg, formerly of New Castle, died at his residence.
He was a firefighter on the New Castle Fire Department and owned and operated several businesses in New Castle and Muncie.
Survivors include his wife, Sara King Maze; daughters Melissa Maze of Scottsburg, Chanda Miles of Indianapolis, Kristin Garcia of Indianapolis; two sons, Andy Maze and Darin Maze of Indianapolis; two brothers, Jack Maze of New Castle and Rick Maze of New Castle.
LORETTA FOX, 52, Austin, died Monday, May 25, at Jewish Hospital in Louisville.
The Scottsburg native was a member of the Trinity House of Prayer in Austin and was a housewife.
Survivors include her husband, Clyde Fox of Austin, a daughter, Betty Jane Gaudet of Austin; sisters, Dorothy Fleenor of Goshen, Bessie Blackburn of Lexington; brothers, Charles Vires of Hartshom, Ok., and Hobert Vires of Scottsburg; two grandchildren.
Funeral services will be conducted Thursday, May 28, at the Trinity House of Prayer with the Rev. Billy Joe Deaton Officiating.
Visitation will be today (Wednesday) at Buchanan Funeral Home in Austin.
Burial will be in the Scottsburg Cemetery.
On-line condolences can be made at www.buchananfuneralhome.net.
CLARA ELIZABETH WILLIAMS, 61, Paolid, died May 23, at Bloomington Hospital in Orange County in Paoli.
The Hazard, Ky., native was a member of the Friendly Bible Church of Bedford.
Survivors include: sons, Paul E. Williams of Paoli, Jacob Williams of Alexandria, Va.; brothers, Phillip Fluhr of Louisville, Ky., Alva Fluhr of Henryville; Edward L. Fluhr of Seymour; Charles Fluhr of Scottsburg; sisters, Ruby Sweet of Scottsburg; Grace Campton of Scottsburg; Martha A. Fluhr of Scottsburg; three grandchildren.
Funeral services were conducted Tuesday at Collins Funeral Home in Scottsburg, with burial in the Vernon Cemetery in Vernon.
BONNIE HAGAN, 58, Scottsburg, diied May 21, at Scott Memorial Hospital.
She was a teachers assistant for Jefferson County Kentucky Board of Education in Louisville, Ky.
Survivors include her husband, David Hagan, sons, William Pullen of Scottsburg; Michael Pullen of Corydon; Richard Pullen of Corydon; daughter Angel Smith of Corydon; mother and stepfather, Rosemary and Kenny Holcomb of Scottsburg; one grandson.
Funeral services will be conducted tonight (Wednesday) at Collins Funeral Home. Visitation is from 4 to 7 p.m.
Cremation to follow service.
EARLEAN WOODS, 88, Scottsburg, died Thursday, May 21, at Tidewell Hospice Center in Venice, Fl..
The Underwood native was a homemaker and a member of the Fairview Christian Church in Underwood. She was a resident of Scott County most of her life and lived in Englewood, Fla for the past few years.
Survivors include a daughter, Charlotte Wells of Syracuse; four sons, LeRoy Woods of Englewood, Fl., Clifford Woods of Albion, Richard Woods of Scottsburg, Michael Woods of Mitchell, 14 grandchildren, 18 great-grandchildren, 10 great-great-grandchildren.
Funeral services will be conducted today (Wednesday) at Collins Funeral Home with burial in Fairview Cemetery. Visitation will be after 9 a.m. Today (Wednesday).
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