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Obituaries November 16, 2016 PDF Print E-mail
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Monday, 14 November 2016 00:00

MIKE L. BLANKENBAKER, 63
HAROLD PAUL LEWIS, 87
KYNDRA RENE SHEPHERD, 39
WILLIAM "BILL" ALBERT BRANHAM, 79
JOHNNY LEE ELKINS-MILLER, 62
GALE ALLEN HUNT, 69
MARK STEVEN SMITH, 62
DAVID ALAN BACHMAN, 58
MARY MAXINE HATTABAUGH, 89
JUNE EDWARDS, 73
JEANETTE “JANE” FRY, 85
JOAN MARIE JOHNSON, 74
FLORA SHULER SMITH, 61
ROMILDA ANN STASER, 93
NORMAN H. PONSFORD, 93
WILLIAM EARL YOUNG, SR., 81
DAVID S DANIEL, 80
JAMIE D. BROWN, 54
IDA MAE WHITLATCH, 86
KENNETH LANIER "KENNY" FRESH , 79
SUSAN "SUSIE" LYNN ADCOCK MCDONALD, 60
JANICE K. BURTON, 77
JERRAD MARCUS CARTER, 34


MIKE L. BLANKENBAKER, 63, Salem, died Sunday, November 6, 2016 at 4:50 pm, in Baptist Health Floyd Hospital in New Albany.
Born July 12, 1953 in Salem, he was the son of the late Lloyd R. "Bud" Blankenbaker and Rita C.(Thompson) Blankenbaker. He married June 30,1984 to Vickie L. (Bruner) Blankenbaker, who passed away August 12, 2003. Mike was a former employee of Jackson Jennings Co-op in Salem, a life resident of Washington County and a member of the N.R.A.
His survivors include his daughter, Ashley Blankenbaker, Indianapolis; brother, Rick Blankenbaker, Harvard, Illinois.
He was preceded in death by two brothers, Kevin & Gary Blankenbaker.
Visitation hours will be from 11 am to 1 pm Wednesday. The funeral service will be held at 1 pm Wednesday at Dawalt Funeral Home with Bro. Steve Corp officiating. Committal and Interment will follow at Olive Branch Cemetery near Pekin.
The family requests memorial donations in honor of Mike to Ashley Blankenbaker: Make Checks Payable to Southern Hills Church 1645 South IN-135 Salem, Indiana 47167.


HAROLD PAUL LEWIS, 87, died Monday, November 7, 2016 at Baptist Health Floyd in New Albany.
He was born August 15, 1929 in Nashville, Tennessee the son of Harold Paul Lewis and Amanda Carolyn Hilliard Lewis. He received a Bachelor of Arts from David Lipscomb University in Nashville. He retired as a social worker in California. He also was a preacher and entertained as a clown. He was a member of Salem (High Street) Church of Christ and American Legion and was a Navy veteran.
He is survived by his wife, Loretta Green Lewis. They were married March 15, 1953. He is also survived by four sons, David Lewis of Apache Junction, Arizona, Guy Lewis of Las Vegas, Daniel Lewis of California and Christopher Lewis of Manitowoc, Wisconsin; a daughter, Paula Herdt of Salem; 13 grandchildren and 21 great-grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by two sons, Harold Lewis III and Timothy Lewis, a brother, Robert Lewis, a grandson and his parents.
A memorial service will be held Thursday at 3 PM at Salem (High Street) Church of Christ. Visitation will be Thursday from 1-3 PM at the church.
The family asks that in lieu of flowers memorial donation be made to: High Street Church of Christ Food Bank.


KYNDRA RENE SHEPHERD, 39, Salem, died Sunday, November 6, 2016 at St. Vincent Hospital in Salem.
She was born September 2, 1977 in Salem the daughter of Rick Jones and Diana Freeland Rudder. She was a former CNA and scheduled medical records for Meadowview. She attended Living Waters Church.
She is survived by her parents, Rick Jones (Brenda Vaughn) of Salem and Diana Rudder (Rodney) of Scottsburg; two sons, Cody Lee Newsome of Scottsburg and Cayden Amari Colon of Salem; a brother, Ryan Jones (Senna) of Salem; grandparents, Ronald and Pat Freeland; nephew, Hayden Jones and nieces, Hayzlea and Hayclyn Jones.
She was preceded in death by her grandparents: Harold and Sue Jones.
Funeral services will be held Wednesday at 2:00PM at Weathers Funeral Home. Burial will follow in Crown Hill Cemetery. Visitation will be Wednesday from 10AM-time of service.


WILLIAM "BILL" ALBERT BRANHAM, 79, Deputy, died on Sunday, November 6, 2016, at the River Terrace Health Campus in Madison.
He was born July 12, 1937 in Jefferson County, the son of the late Kirby and Rosa Holwager Branham. He was inducted into the United States Army in May 1960 and rose to the rate of Private First Clas and was honorably discharged on April 30, 1966 in St. Louis, Missouri. He the attended Hanover College and received his Bachelors in General Business in 1967. He worked at Hamilton Foundry as a pattern changer for a short time and then for National Cash Register as a machine operator for one year. He then worked in the factory at Rotary Lift for approximately two years. He then began a career with Cummins Engine Company for the next 30 years retiring in 1988 as a manufacturing engineer. He served Jefferson County for four years as a County Councilman. He held membership in the Diesel Workers Union, the Jefferson County Historical Society and the Jefferson County Humane Society. He attended Trinity United Methodist Church with his wife Priscilla.
He is survived by his wife of 22 years, Priscilla Ann Cooke Thurnall Branham of Deputy; his brother, Kirby Steven Branham of Deputy; his sisters, Bertha Turner of Oxford, Ohio, Alice Dean of Deputy, Clara and her husband Gerald Mikesell of Deputy; his step-son, Steven and his wife Lisa Thurnall of Madison; his step-daughter, Susan and her husband Jim Storm of Madison and his step-grandchildren, Chloe Storm, Hannah Storn, and Ryan Storm; Alexandra Thurnall and Connor Thurnall.
He was preceded in death by his father, Kirby Branham, his mother, Rosa Holwager Branham, his first wife, Joyce Tellis Branham, died May 30, 1963, his second wife, Shirley Harmon Branham, died May 28, 1992 and his step-fathers, Ray Fulkerson and Manley John Mitchell.
Funeral services will be conducted Saturday, November 19, 2016, at 11:00 a.m., by Pastor Dennis Ingle at the Morgan & Nay Funeral Centre, 325 Demaree Drive in Madison. Friends may call Friday November 18, 2016 from 4-8 p.m. and Saturday November 19, 2016 from 9 a.m. until the time of service at the Morgan & Nay Funeral Centre, 325 Demaree Drive in Madison. A final salute and military honors will be conducted on Saturday, November 19, 2016 at the Morgan & Nay Funeral Centre by Jefferson Post 9 of the American Legion.
Memorial contributions may be made to the Jefferson County Historical Society or the Jefferson County Animal Shelter. Cards are available at the funeral home.


JOHNNY LEE ELKINS-MILLER, 62, Seymour, died Tuesday, November 8, 2016, at Schneck Medical Center.
He was born November 29, 1953, in Chicago.
He is survived by his daughter, Crystal (Jon) Riley, grandchildren, Braden Ray, Tyler Ray and Kaleigh Ray; mother, Jean Harris, sister, Bonnie (Butch) Atha, brother, Bobby Harris, nephews, nieces and his companion, Jill Haws.
He was preceded in death by his step-father, William C. Harris, grandmother, Rissie Caudill Elkins and grandfather, Ernest Elkins.
Arrangements were made through Voss & Sons Funeral and Crematory Service, Seymour.


GALE ALLEN HUNT, 69, Salem, died November 8, 2016 at Floyd Memorial Hospital, New Albany.
Born on November 14, 1946 in Bedford, he was the son of the late William Hunt and Catherine (Benson) Hunt. He was a retired mechanic & electrician. He served 24 years with the Indiana National Guards. He was a member of the American Legion Post 41, V.F.W. Post 9107 in Mitchell, and a member of the Salem Masonic Lodge #21.
Survivors include his wife, Rhea Dawn (Chastain) Hunt of Salem; two sons, Bob Hunt of Salem, and Chris Hunt, and his wife Tara of Salem; four grandchildren.
The funeral service will be at 11 AM Saturday at the Hughes-Taylor Funeral Home in Salem. Viewing will be from 4-8 PM Friday, Masonic Service at 7, and Saturday viewing from 9 AM until time of service at the funeral home. Burial will beat Crown Hill Cemetery with full Military Services.
To leave a message for the family be sure to visit www.hughestaylor.net


MARK STEVEN SMITH, 62, Salem, died Wednesday, November 9, 2016 at Baptist Health Floyd.
He was born October 19, 1954 in Washington County, the son of Robert A. Smith and Elizabeth A. Knight Smith. He was a retired employee of Jean’s Extrusions. He was a member of Rockville United Methodist Church and served 6 years in the National Guard.
He is survived by his mother, Elizabeth Smith of Salem, and two half brothers, Michael Lawrence Schmittler and Tommy Lynn Schmittler both of Scottsburg.
He was preceded in death by his father, Robert A. Smith.
Funeral services will be held Monday at 1 PM at Weathers Funeral Home. Burial will follow in Crown Hill Cemetery. Visitation will be Sunday from 4-8PM and Monday from 9AM-time of service.


DAVID ALAN BACHMAN, 58, Salem, died Wednesday, November 9, 2016 at his home.
He was born May 21, 1958 in Salem the son of Walter E. and Elizabeth Bilyeu Bachman. He was an employee of NetShape and a member of Mt. Tabor Christian Church.
He is survived by a brother, William Bachman (Sarah) of Campbellsburg and a sister: Karen Pennington (Ben) of Salem.
He was preceded in death by his parents.
Funeral services will be held Saturday at 11 AM at Weathers Funeral Home. Burial will follow in Claysville Cemetery. Visitation will be Friday from 4-8PM and Saturday from 9AM-time of service.
Memorial donations may be made to Gideon’s International or Hosparus of Southern Indiana.


MARY MAXINE HATTABAUGH, 89, Pekin, died Tuesday, November 8, 2016 at 11 am, in the Meadow View Health Care Center.
Born November 26, 1926 in Pekin, she was the daughter of the late Dewey Ray and Gladys Faye (Turner) Miller. She was a retired employee of the old Lewebb Industries and former employee of the old Bata Shoe Company. She was a life-time member of the Big Springs Church Of Christ and had been a life resident of Washington County. She married Ivan Gordon Hattabaugh, who died January 8, 1997.
Survivors include four daughters, Beverly Campbell and Pamela Blair, Pekin; Candice "Candy" Moore, Universal City, TX and Deena Shawn Howell, New Albany; three sons, Stephen Hattabaugh, Barry Hattabaugh and Lanny Hattabaugh, Salem; two sisters, Wilma Miller and Ilene Purlee, Pekin. She is also survived by 22 grandchildren, 25 great-grandchildren and three great-great-grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by one brother and four sisters.
Funeral Service will be at 11 am Friday at Dawalt Funeral Home with Rev. Jerry Goodwin officiating. Visitation will be from 4 to 8 pm Thursday and 9 to 11 am Friday. Interment will be at Big Springs Cemetery.
Memorial Contributions may be made to the Big Springs Cemetery Association 8625 Big Springs Road Pekin, Indiana 47165.


JUNE EDWARDS, 73, Campbellsburg, died Thursday, November 10, 2016 at Scott Memorial Hospital in Scottsburg.
She was born May 24, 1943 in Salem the daughter of Harry Verlin Royse and Opal Marie Dotts Gray. She was the retired owner of Sunsational Tanning and Kimmy’s Closet in Campbellsburg. She was a member of the First Christian Church in Salem.
She is survived by her husband, Jack Edwards of Campbellsburg; a daughter, Kim Ison (Rick) of Otisco; a step-son, Justin Edwards (Melinda) of Leslie County, Kentucky; four sisters, Karen McVay of Salem, Pat Hawn of Scottsburg, Freda Swillinger of Louisville and Betty Schmittler of Scottsburg; three grandchildren, Xander Ison, Kira and Kameron Edwards.
She was preceded in death by her parents.
Funeral services will be held Tuesday at 11 AM at Weathers Funeral Home. Burial will follow in Crown Hill Cemetery. Visitation will be Monday from 4-8 PM and Tuesday from 9 AM until time of service.


JEANETTE “JANE” FRY, 85, died November 10, 2016.
She was born in Marysville, June 27, 1931 to Minerva and Harry McCune. She graduated from New Washington High School. She enrolled in nursing school and became a RN. She began her career at Clark Memorial Hospital and finished it at Jewish Hospital where she was chief nurse of anesthesiology.
She married Robert C. Fry in 1951. They had two sons Harry M. Fry and Robert E. Fry.
She was preceded in death by her parents and son Harry M. Fry.
She is survived by husband, Robert. Also surviving are a son, Robert E. Fry (Teri) of Charlestown and grandchildren, Alex and Logan; her daughter-in-law, Nancy Fry of Gladstone, NJ and grandchildren, Kelli, Chris, and Patrick.
A time for celebrating her life will be on Wednesday November 16, 2016 from 11 am to 5 pm at Grayson Funeral Home in Charlestown.


JOAN MARIE JOHNSON, 74, Charlestown, died November 11, 2016.
She was born July 11, 1942 in Akron, OH., to Edward and Madeline Ciolli. She retired from University of Louisville Hospital as a Registered Nurse. She, along with her husband, were members of the Eastern Heights Baptist Church, His Christian Cruiser’s Automobile Association and the Louisville Street Rods.
She is survived by her husband, Larry Johnson; children, Wayne Lee (Janell) Rogers, Tyla Marie (Mark) Newman, Brian S. Johnson, and Sarah (Jason) Scharf; brother, David Ciolli; stepmother, Patricia Lindsey; 13 grandchildren and two great-grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her parents, and her brother John Ciolli.
A funeral service will be Friday, November 18, 2016 at Scott Funeral Home, 2515 Veterans Pkwy., Jeffersonville. Visitation will be held from 3-7 PM on Friday at the funeral home. Burial will be in Evergreen Cemetery, Greenville, KY on Saturday.
You may share condolences with the family online at www.scottfuneralhome.com


FLORA SHULER SMITH, 61, of Lexington, died Friday, November 11, 2016 at Scott Memorial Hospital in Scottsburg.
Born September 3, 1955 in Scottsburg, she was the daughter of the late Ray Barrett and Lenora (Neace) Mullins. She was a member of Full Gospel Chapel in Austin.
Survivors include her siblings, Mary Stamper, Austin, Carl Robert Barrett, Lexington and Thomas Mullins, Jr., Clarksville, stepson Robbie Shuler, Hanover and nephews and Nieces, Scottie Stamper, Nicky Ray Barrett, and Beverly Ann Barrett. She is also survived by two grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her parents, siblings, Roscoe Barrett & Nancy Lee Barrett.
Funeral Service will be at 1 pm Monday, November 14, 2016 at Buchanan Funeral Home in Austin with Rev. Scottie Stamper officiating. Visitation will be 12 to 1 pm Monday at Buchanan Funeral Home. Burial will be at New Providence Cemetery in Austin, Indiana.
Memorials can be made to her family in care of Buchanan Funeral Home.
Online Condolences can be made at www.buchananfuneralhome.net.


ROMILDA ANN STASER, 93, Borden, died November 12, 2016 at Baptist Health Floyd Memorial Hospital.
Born on February 14, 1923 in Borden, she was the daughter of the late Linzie Edward Wright and Emma Marguerite Fordyce Wright. She was a member of the Daisy Hill United Methodist Church, the Borden Historical Society, and the Order of the Eastern Star #588. She was formally employed with the Army Ammunition Plant in Charlestown.
Survivors include her children, Eldon Whitlow and wife Marsha of Pekin, and Cindy McNeely and husband Rick of Scipio; two step-daughters, Peggy Henn of Iowa, and Patty Hall of Sellersburg; eight grandchildren; five step-grandchildren; and several great grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her parents; husband, David Staser; son, Rocky Fisher; sister, Norma Wright; step-son, Kenny Staser.
The funeral service will be at 1 PM Wednesday at the Hughes-Taylor Funeral Home in Borden. Viewing will be from 4-8 PM Tuesday and Wednesday from 11 AM until time of service at the funeral home. Burial will be at Walnut Hill Cemetery. Jeffrey Whitlow will officiate.
To leave a message for the family be sure to visit www.hughestaylor.net.


NORMAN H. PONSFORD, 93, Salem, died Saturday, November 12, 2016 at Baptist Health Floyd in New Albany.
He was born November 4, 1923 in Salem the son of Ray and Lora Gray Ponsford. He was a retired farmer. He was a member of Old Blue River Christian Church and Farm Bureau. He was a former Land Bank Director and 4-H Leader. He was a former member of the I.O.O.F., Chamber of Commerce and various Dairy Associations. On June 1, 1946, Norman married Mary Jeanette Morgan and she preceded him in death on October 24, 2009.
He was also preceded in death by two brothers, Lloyd and Roger Ponsford and his parents.
He is survived by a son, Michael Ponsford (Judy) of Salem; two daughters, Charlotte Salkeld of Salem and Rebecca Nally of Memphis, 10 grandchildren and 21 great-grandchildren.
Funeral services will be held Wednesday at 11 AM at Weathers Funeral Home. Burial will follow in Crown Hill Cemetery. Visitation will be Tuesday from 4-8 PM and Wednesday from 9 AM-time of service.


WILLIAM EARL YOUNG, SR., 81, of Charlestown, died Sunday November 13, 2016 at his daughters home.
He was born on June 11, 1935 in Louisville, KY to Gilbert and Elsie Blanton Young. He was a retired Iron Worker and belonged to Local 70 and a member of the Lewis Masonic Lodge in Louisville, KY.
He was preceded in death by his parents, wife Susan Young and sons, Jesse, William, Jr., and Kevin Young.
He is survived by his daughters, Vicki Shrader (Mark) of Charlestown and Crystal Whalen (Daniel) of Jeffersonville; grandchildren, Amanda Helen, Lisa Young Jones, Kevin Young, Jessica Tate, Christopher Young, Erica Hendrich and Caitlynn Young; great grandchildren, Jayme and Autumn Helen, Keely and Lauren Jones, Kevin Young, Jr., Jazmine Young, Kirsten Young, Gavin Young, Cayleigh Young, Pepper Jo Hendrich and Cayden Stufflebean.
Funeral services will be held at 10:30 a.m. on Wednesday Nov. 16, 2016 at Grayson Funeral Home in Charlestown. Visitation will be from 11 am to 8 pm on Tuesday and after 9 a.m. on Wednesday.
Online condolences may be made at www.graysonfuneralhome.com


DAVID S DANIEL, 80, formerly of Scott County, died December 30, 2015.
He was born May 5, 1935, the son of Ezra Daniel, Sr. & Luella Baldwin Daniel. He was in the U. S. Navy during the Korean War.
No services were held locally.
To leave a message for the family be sure to visit www.stewart-hoaglandfuneralhome.com.


JAMIE D. BROWN, 54, of Scottsburg, died Friday, November 11, 2016 in Scottsburg.
She was born on May 3, 1962 in Scottsburg, the daughter of James William and Jenny (Murphy) Brown. She was an employee of the Indiana Bottling Company in Scottsburg for about 5 years and also a custodian for the Scottsburg Middle School for about 3 years. She lived all of her life in Scott County.
She was preceded in death by her mother, Jenny Brown and a sister-in-law, Jesycka Brown.
Survivors include a son, Jesse William Carson of Scottsburg; fiancé, Larry Combs of Scottsburg; her father, James William Brown of Scottsburg; two brothers, Jim W. (Sandra) Brown and Jay W. Brown both of Scottsburg; a sister, Janice (Rudy) Starnes of Verona, Kentucky; five grandchildren and four great-grandchildren.
Funeral Service will be at 1 pm Tuesday, November 15, 2016 at Collins Funeral Home. Visitation will be from 11 am to 1 pm Tuesday at Collins Funeral Home. Interment will be in Scottsburg Cemetery.
Memorial Contributions may be made to the American Heart Association c/o Collins Funeral Home in Scottsburg.
Online condolences may be left for the family at www.collinsfuneralhome.net.


IDA MAE WHITLATCH, 86, Lexington, died November 10 2016 in Scottsburg.
She was born June 4 1930 in Charlestown, the daughter of Clyde Boley & Henrietta Maurer Boley. She was a homemaker and a member of the Pleasant Ridge Methodist Church in Lexington.
She is survived by her aughter, Marsha Whitlatch, Lexington; son, Melvin Whitlatch, Lexington; grandson, Warren Whitlatch; great-grandson, Ross Whitlatch; brother, Raymond Boley and a sister, Alice Nichols.
She was preceded in death by her parents; her husband, Charles W. Whitlatch; brothers, William Boley, James Boley, Joe Boley, Charles Boley, Clyde Boley,Jr. and a sister Helen Bryant.
Services were private, burial followed in Lexington Cemetery.
Stewart & Hoagland Funeral Home handled the arrangements.
To leave a message for the family be sure to visit www.stewart-hoaglandfuneralfuneralhome.com


KENNETH LANIER "KENNY" FRESH, 79, Hanover, died on Saturday, November 12, 2016, at his home near Hanover.
He was born February 23, 1937 in Saluda, Indiana, the son of the late George T. and Amne Moreland Fresh. He owned and operated his own School Bus Route 12 for many years in the Southwestern School District. He worked with Sexton Brothers Heating, Cooling and Plumbers, Koehler Tires and worked as the Superintendent for Jefferson County Sewage. He held membership in the Sons of the American Legion Post 9 and the New Prospect Baptist Church.
He is survived by his son, David Fresh and his wife, Sherrie of Hanover; his daughters, Larraine Fresh of Madison, Janet Lichlyter and her husband, Michael of Hanover and his grandchildren, great-grandchildren and other family members.
He was preceded in death by his father, George T. Fresh, died October 21, 1968, his mother, Amne Moreland Fresh, died June 7, 1988, his wife of 42 years, Lou Ann Stoner Fresh, died July 31, 1998, his sister, Elizabeth A. Turner, died May 6, 2002, his brother, George Robert "Bobby" Fresh, died June 12, 2013, his brothers in law, Cyrus Stoner, died June 3, 1998 and Donald J. Stoner, died September 8, 2010.
Funeral services will be Wednesday, November 16, 2016, at 2:00 p.m., by Brother Robby King at the New Prospect Baptist Church. Interment will follow in the New Prospect Cemetery near Hanover. Friends may call Tuesday from 4-8 p.m. at the Morgan & Nay Funeral Centre, 325 Demaree Drive Madison and Wednesday from 12 noon until the time of service at the New Prospect Baptist Church.
Memorial contributions may be made to the New Prospect Cemetery Association. Cards are available at the funeral home.


SUSAN "SUSIE" LYNN ADCOCK MCDONALD, 60, Hanover, died on Friday, November 11, 2016 at the King's Daughters' Hospital in Madison.
She was born May 27, 1956 in Louisville, the daughter of the late Raymond Wesley "Pap" and Mayme Ruth Morris Adcock. She was a homemaker. Her last wish was to be an organ donor, by doing so she has provided eyesight to someone in need.
She is survived by her sons, Timothy Raymond McDonald and his fiancée, April of Deputy, Douglas Scott McDonald and his fiancée, Brittany Burton of Madison; her grandchildren; her brothers, James Wesley "Jim" Adcock and his wife, Carol of Hanover, Steven Wayne Adcock and his wife, JoEllen of Nineveh, Indiana, William Alfred Adcock of Hanover, Michael Ray Adcock and his wife, Vickie of Madison, Kelly Joe Adcock and his wife, Carie of Hanover and other relatives.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her daughter, Angela Marie "Angel" McDonald; her brother, John Raymond "Rick" Adcock, Sr. and her sister, Ramona Ruth Adcock.
Funeral services will be conducted Tuesday, November 15, 2016, at 10 a.m., by Pastor J.D. Traylor at the Morgan & Nay Funeral Centre, 325 Demaree Drive in Madison, Indiana. Interment will follow in the New Bethel Cemetery near Chelsea, Indiana. Friends may call Monday from 4-8 p.m. and Tuesday from 8 a.m. until the time of service at the Morgan & Nay Funeral Centre, 325 Demaree Drive in Madison.
Memorial contributions may be made to the Susie McDonald Memorial Fund. Cards are available at the funeral home.


JANICE K. BURTON, 77, died Wednesday, November 9, 2016 at her home.
She was born July 26, 1939 in New Albany, to the late Chyrel T. and Dorothy Mae (Hughes) Smith. She retired from the old M. Fine and Sons' in New Albany and was a member of VFW Hobart Beach Post #1693, American Legion Bonnie Slone Post #28, and the 40 & 8 where she formerly served as President of the Ladies Auxiliary.
Along with her parents, Janice was preceded in death by her son, Paul Young, Jr.; husbands, Russell T. Burton and Horace M. Smith; brother, Charles Smith; and sister, Sandra Sue Denhard.
Survivors include her children, Betty Jo Waters, Paula Metcalf (Gary), Tommy Smith; daughter-in-law, Freda Young; eight grandchildren and 14 great-grandchildren, four great-great-grandchildren.
Services were Monday at Kraft Funeral Service, 2776 Charlestown Road, New Albany, Indiana. Her ashes were buried at Kraft-Graceland Memorial Park in New Albany.
The family requests expressions of sympathy to Floyd County Animal Rescue League.
Online condolences may be made to www.kraftfs.com


JERRAD MARCUS CARTER, 34, of Scottsburg, formerly of Madison, died Sunday, November 13, 2016 at Scott Memorial Hospital.
He was born on November 9, 1982 in Louisville, Kentucky, the son of Timothy S. Carter and Marka M. (Mershall) Mullins. He graduated from Scottsburg High School in 2002 and also studied at Ivy Tech. He was an employee and manager trainee for Wendy's Restaurant in Scottsburg. Earlier in his life, he enjoyed working on farms and had worked at many area horse farms, including the old Six Arrow Farm. He attended the New Song Church in Scottsburg.
He was preceded in death by his biological father, Timothy S. Carter; grandparents, Marcus Delafayette and Marilyn Mershall and Lucille Rawlings Shuck and an aunt, Connie Garvey.
Survivors include his parents, Marka and James Earl Mullins of Scottsburg; two brothers, Jance Stuart Carter (Bessy Martinez) of Scottsburg and Evin T. Carter (Lindsey Hayter) of Knoxville, Tennessee; a stepbrother, James Earl Mullins, Jr. of Plainsville; a grandfather, William "Bill" Carter of Middletown, Kentucky; two nieces, Brianna Carter and Alexcia Mullins; two aunts, Tina Jean Adkins and Sanya Hoskins; a uncle, Aric Mershall (Whitney) and several other aunts, uncles and cousins.
Funeral Service will be at 1 pm Thursday, November 17, 2016 at Collins Funeral Home with burial in Scottsburg Cemetery. Visitation will be from 4 to 8 pm Wednesday and after 11 am Thursday.
Online condolences may be left for the family at www.collinsfuneralhome.net.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 15 November 2016 08:12