GEORGE BAKER MCAFEE, 89
ANGELA MARY (PETERSON) BROWN, 94
CORA L. MORRIS, 57
ROBERT LEE YOUNG, 46
CLAYTON VIRGIL COLLINS, 71
JOHN RANDY KAELIN, 71
KRISTI LEIGH (HOUGLAND) JURIC, 32
LINDSEY KATHLEEN SACHLEBEN, 20
LILLIE RUTH (MATTINGLY) SANDERS, 82
SARAH K. ROBINSON DEWEESE, 89
TONY ALLEN SOLOE, 61
CHLOA LEOTA HORNSBY, 70
JOANN ANDREW THEVENOW DEGLER RUTHERFORD, 81
DENISE MARIE ABBOTT, 48
LOUELLA STIDHAM, 76
GENE F. WILSON, 69
ANTHONY “WAYNE” STEWART SR., 75
VADA LUVEARN SHULER, 76
LEVI WAYNE YORK, 33
PAULINE COMBS, 58
DORIS JANE "JANIE" DILL OAK LEWIS, 80
GEORGE BAKER MCAFEE, 89, New Albany, died Monday, February 6, 2017 at Baptist Health Floyd in New Albany.
He was born on August 19, 1927 in New Albany, to Eugene and Nola (Baker) McAfee. On November 29, 1946, he married Ruth Lorrine Clifton. They have celebrated 70 years of marriage. He was a preacher for 60 years, having preached at Mt. Tabor for the last 16 years. He was also a financial advisor for many years.
Survivors include his wife, Ruth McAfee, four sons, Robert (Lois) McAfee of Memphis, Stanley (Ann) McAfee of Florida, Barry (Doni Ann) McAfee of Floyd Knobs, and Gregory (Barbara) McAfee of Borden; one daughter, Beverly (Joe) Sprecher of Corydon; 15 grandchildren, Robert Kyle (Natalie) McAfee, Matthew (Trisha) McAfee, Joshua (Amanda) McAfee, Tessa (Tim) Kaiser, Brian (Lora) McAfee, Brad (Jaime) McAfee, Chad (Fargol) McAfee, Daniel (Alicia) McAfee, Derek (Khirsten) McAfee, Andrea (Mike) Thomas, Leslie (Terry) Elder, Jeremy (Kirsten) Sprecher, Kellie (Justin) Foreman, Chris McAfee, and Joe (Katie) McAfee. Also surviving are 42 great-grandchildren, two great-great-grandchildren, four nephews, three nieces, 22 great-nephews and nieces, and 18 great-great-nephews and nieces.
He is preceded in death by his parents, Eugene Joseph McAfee and Nola Fern (Baker) McAfee, and his brother, Charles McAfee.
Funeral services will be held at Love Funeral Home in Palmyra, on Thursday, February 9, 2017 at 1 p.m. Visitation will be on Wednesday, February 8, 2017 from 2-8 p.m. and on Thursday February 9, 2017 from 9 a.m. until time of service. Cremation will follow funeral service.
ANGELA MARY (PETERSON) BROWN, 94, Greenville, died Sunday, February 5, 2017.
She was a full-time mother. She was a member of St. Mary’s Navilleton Catholic Church, St. Anne’s Altar Society, and the Galena Bunco Club. She was a former cook at Galena Elementary, and served in various volunteer positions for her children’s school and for her church, including the altar cloth changing team. She graduated with honors from New Middleton High School. She was born on July 5, 1922 in Milltown, to the late Charles and Elizabeth (Kuper) Peterson.
He was also preceded in death by her husband, Stanley Brown, Sr.; sons, Donald and Edward Brown; infant daughter, Nancy Brown; and brothers Harry “Bob” Peterson and John Peterson (Margaret).
He is survived by her children, Stanley Brown, Jr. (Judy), Patricia Ann Brown Griffin Noble (Royce), Shirley Brown Gordon; daughter-in-law, Rebecca Brown; grandchildren, Matthew Brown, Candida Griffin Tomlin (Wayne), Christopher Brown (Melissa), Elizabeth Brown Romangi (Stefan), Thomas Brown, Paul Griffin (Barbara), Angela Gordon and Kathleen Gordon; great grandchildren, Brantly Tomlin, Alexus Griffin, Emma Brown, Jacob Griffin, Abby Brown, Phillip Romangi, Rori Brown, and Cassidy Tomlin; great-great-grandchildren, Roa and Kyrie Tomlin.
Visitation will be from 3-8 PM Friday, February 10, 2017 at the Newcomer Funeral Home (3309 Ballard Lane, New Albany). Her Funeral Mass will be celebrated at 11 AM on Saturday at St. Mary’s Navilleton Catholic Church with burial to follow in the church cemetery.
Contributions in Angela’s memory may be made to the American Heart Association (240 Whittington Parkway, Louisville, KY 40222) or to her church for masses.
To leave a special message for the family, please visit www.NewcomerKentuckiana.com.
CORA L. MORRIS, 57, Austin, died Monday, February 6, 2017 at her residence.
Born November 17, 1959 in Madison, she was the daughter of the late Stanley Smith and Anna Bee (Marten) Lauderdale. She was a member of the Ladies Auxiliary VFW in Austin.
Survivors include her husband, Daniel Morris, Austin, whom she married June 24, 1999; sons, Dave (Jennifer) Morris, Austin, Travis Brock, Austin and Jason Morris, Scottsburg; daughters, Jody (Mike) Hurt, Austin and Rebecca Morris (Steven) Barnes, Crothersville; a brother, Paul Lauderdale, Indianapolis; a sister, Janice Danford, Indianapolis. She is also survived by 19 grandchildren, and 5 great grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by parents and a son, Jason Mathew McIntosh.
Funeral Service will be at 1 pm Wednesday, February 8, 2017 at Buchanan Funeral Home in Austin, with Rev. Joel Barrett officiating. Visitation will be 11 am to 1 pm Wednesday at Buchanan Funeral Home. Burial will be at Spurgeon Cemetery in Austin.
Online Condolences can be made at www.buchananfuneralhome.net.
ROBERT LEE YOUNG, 46, North Vernon, died Sunday, February 5, 2017 at his residence.
He was born October 22, 1970 in Columbus, the son of Brenda Sue Pennington Young and the late Robert Paul Young. He worked on the bag line for Hilex Poly in North Vernon for eight years and had previously worked for Erler Industries and C.E.W. Enterprises both in North Vernon. He was of the Baptist faith.
He is survived by his mother, Brenda Young of North Vernon; companion, Goldie Huddleston of North Vernon; sister, Jeanie (Daryl) Fredericks of North Vernon; two nieces; five nephews and one great niece.
He is preceded in death by his father, Robert P. Young.
In keeping with his wishes cremation is planned and no services to be held.
Dove-Sharp & Rudicel Funeral Home and Cremation Services in North Vernon were entrusted with the care of the arrangements.
Memorials in honor of Mr. Young may be sent through the funeral home for expenses.
You are welcome to leave the family a message of condolence at www.dovesharprudicel.com
CLAYTON VIRGIL COLLINS, 71, Pekin, died Sunday, February 5, 2017 at the University Of Louisville Hospital.
Born November 5, 1945 in Jamboree, Kentucky, he was the son of the late Lazarus Collins and Phoebe (Estepp) Collins. On January 1, 1967 he married Patricia (Rooker) Collins, who passed away January 19, 2011. He was a retired employee of the old Worley Lumber and Mull Lumber Companies. He had been a resident Washington County since 1982 and was formerly of Chicago.
Survivors include his son Jeremy Collins, Pekin; four brothers, Lawrence, Clifford, Clinton and David Collins and two grandchildren, Justina Tatlock and Josh Carter of Salem and four great-grandchildren, Brennen Collins, Myles Tatlock, Amelia and Kaelyn Carter.
He was preceded in death by Son, Virgil and four brothers and two sisters.
Funeral service will be at 1 pm Thursday at Dawalt Funeral Home with Bro. Bruce Stephenson officiating. Visitation will be from 10 am to 1 pm Thursday at Dawalt Funeral Home. Interment and committal service will follow at Blue River Baptist Cemetery near Salem.
JOHN RANDY KAELIN, 71, Charlestown, died Tuesday, February 7, 2017 at Wedgewood Manor in Clarksville.
He was born on November 12, 1945 in Charlestown, the son of Edgar Anthony and Bura May Reynolds Kaelin. He was a retired Technician for Duplicator Sales & Service and also a former teacher at Victory Baptist Christian School and Charlestown Christian Academy. He was a member of the Pleasant Ridge Baptist Church, enjoyed his hobby of model cars where he won several awards. He was a U. S. Army Veteran of the Viet Nam War.
Survivors include his sons, John R. Kaelin II of Jeffersonville, Tony Kaelin and his wife Sulayne of Charlestown, Sean Kaelin and Sterling Kaelin both of Jeffersonville; daughters, Tabby Herron and her husband Danny of Georgetown and Dianne Rose of Scottsburg; sisters, Sharon Carr and her husband Jim of New Albany and Carolyn Beck and her husband David of Salem; grandchildren, John R. Kaelin III, Olivia Kaelin, Brian Anthony Kaelin, Rhett Kaelin, Micah Kaelin, Blair Kaelin, Devin Herron, Desiree Herron, Scottie Stidham and Kassie Campbell. He was formerly married to Sharon Coomer Kearns.
He is preceded by his parents, wife Gloria Fleming Kaelin.
Funeral services will be held on Friday, February 10, 2017 at 11 A.M. at the Grayson Funeral Home in Charlestown with burial in Mt. Moriah Cemetery. Visitation will be held on Thursday from 4-8 P.M. and after 9 A.M. on Friday until the time of services.
Expressions of sympathy may take the form of donations in memory of Randy to Pleasant Ridge Baptist Church.
KRISTI LEIGH (HOUGLAND) JURIC, 32, formerly of Floyds Knobs, died Monday, February 6, 2017, in Louisville.
She was a graduate of Floyd Central High School in Floyds Knobs and Indiana University Southeast in New Albany and was employed at CBRE Group, Inc., in Louisville. She was born in New Albany on April 5, 1984 to Mark and Carol (Naville) Hougland.
She is preceded in death by her grandparents, Carmon and Betty Hougland.
In addition to her parents, she is survived by her brother, Tyler Hougland; sisters, Karli Hougland and Kori Hollis (B.J.); nephew and niece, Graham and Riley Hollis; grandparents, Herman and Marcella Naville; God-son, Thomas Youngs; and many cousins, family, and friends.
Visitation will be from 3-8 PM on Thursday, February 9, 2017 at Newcomer Funeral Home (3309 Ballard Lane, New Albany, IN 47150). Her Funeral Mass will be held at 11 AM on Friday at St. Mary Navilleton Catholic Church with burial to follow in the church cemetery.
Because of Kristi’s love of giving, the family requests memorial contributions be made to Exit 0 (P. O. Box 1315, Jeffersonville, IN 47131-1315).
To leave a special message for the family, please visit www.NewcomerKentuckiana.com.
LINDSEY KATHLEEN SACHLEBEN, 20, Madison, died on Monday, February 6, 2017, at the King's Daughters' Hospital in Madison.
She was born March 21, 1996 in Louisville at Norton Hospital. She was the youngest daughter of Brian Wayne and Lori L. Bennett Sachleben. She resided all of her life in Madison and was a 2015 graduate of Madison Consolidated High School. In school Lindsey loved playing soccer, basketball, softball, participating in Choir, JAG and AVID Student. She played during her senior year on the Indiana All Star Soccer Team. After high school she coached for the Jefferson County Soccer Association. She was baptized by Bro. Bob Hicks and was a member of the North Madison Christian Church. She had worked for the Dollar General Store in Hanover, the parks department for the City of Madison with Scott Davidson and enjoyed score keeping and announcing.
She is survived by her parents, Brian Wayne and Lori L. Bennett Sachleben of Madison; her sisters, Kaylan Sachleben Sullivan and her husband, Russell W., II of Trimble County, Kentucky, Kelsey Sachleben of Indianapolis; her nephew, Rylan Sullivan; her paternal grandparents, Kathy Taylor Sachleben Henry and her husband, Howard of Madison; her maternal grandparents, Wanda Bennett Kramer and her husband, David of Charlestown; her maternal great-grandmother, Juanita "Dutchie" Furnish Scholl of Vevay; her aunts and uncles, Jana and Gary Birge, Angie Sachleben and her fiancée, Troy Burkhardt; Claudia and Jeff Foley; Joshua and Liddy Kramer; and Ronnie Green; her cousins, Courtney, Lauren, Logan, Seth, Nicholas and Maddie; several great-uncles, great-aunts and other relatives.
She was preceded in death by her paternal grandfather, Gerald Wayne "Jerry" Sachleben, died March 1, 1991; her maternal great-grandparents, Romulus Joshua and Lucille Higdon Bennett; her maternal grandfather, John Robert Scholl, Jr., died April 3, 2012; her maternal great-grandfather, John R. Scholl, Sr. died October 4, 1983; her paternal great-grandparents, The Rev. Henry F . and Opal Taylor, John and Virginia Sachleben and her very best friend, Ethan Stewart, died March 23, 2015.
Funeral services will be conducted Friday, February 10, 2017, at 1 p.m., by Bro. Bob Hicks at the North Madison Christian Church, 1400 East State Road 62 in Madison. Friends may call Thursday from 12- 8 p.m. at the Morgan & Nay Funeral Centre, 325 Demaree Drive Madison and Friday from 11 a.m. until the time of service at the North Madison Christian Church, 1400 East State Road 62 in Madison.
Memorial contributions may be made to Lindsey's Remembrance Fund. Cards are available at the funeral home and the church. Online condolences, Morgan & Nay Funeral Centre Madison.
LILLIE RUTH (MATTINGLY) SANDERS, 82, Borden, died February 8, 2017 at her home surrounded by family.
She was born November 4, 1934 to William Elbert and Judy Dell (Horsley) Mattingly in Ammons, Kentucky. She was married to Mont Thomas Sanders on March 31, 1956. They were married 60 years. She was a member of Wesley Chapel United Methodist Church Floyds Knobs and a homemaker.
She was preceded in death by her brothers, William Milton Mattingly and Junie Delvine.
Besides her husband she is survived by her children, Nancy A. LaBella and Monty Allen Sanders both of Pekin; one sister, Glenda Fay Mattingly of Louisville; five grandchildren and five great-grandchildren.
Memorial services will be held Saturday, February 11, 2017 at 2 p.m. at Love Funeral Home with interment in Palmyra Cemetery. Visitation will be Friday, February 10, 2017 from 5-9 p.m. and Saturday, February 11, 2017 from 1 p.m. until the time of the service at Love Funeral Home.
In lieu of flowers memorial contributions may go to Kays Chapel Church, Kays Chapel Road Fredericksburg, IN 47120.
SARAH K. ROBINSON DEWEESE, 89, Palmyra, died February 7, 2017 at Harrison County Hospital in Corydon.
Born May 11, 1927, in Spencer County, KY, she was the daughter of the late Otto and Cora Robinson. She was the wife of William Hugh “Billy” DeWeese, whom she married on July 22, 1950. Sarah was a homemaker who enjoyed flowers, gardening, and traveling in the motor home.
She is preceded in death by her husband, Billy DeWeese; brothers, Junior, JC, and Woody Robinson and sisters, Anna Ems and Louisa Mae Lee.
She is survived by brothers-in-law, Terry DeWeese, Jim Berry, and Wiff Clemens, sisters-in-law, Nyoka Robinson and Barbara Baker. Also surviving are nephews Willie Ems, Larry Lee, Mike Lee, Larry Robinson, David Clemens, Louis Courtney, Jimmy Courtney, Bobby Courtney, and Coy Hellard, nieces, Tamie Ems, Nakiea Zahn, Patty Hardin, Regina Hannel, Libby Doan, Kelly Kingsley, Cathy Sohaney, several great and great-great nieces and nephews, and family friend, Veronica Ayres.
Funeral services will be held at Love Funeral Home in Palmyra at 11 a.m. on Saturday, February 11, 2017. Visitation will be Friday, February 10, 2017 from 1-8 p.m. and on Saturday, February 11, 2017 from 9 a.m. until time of service. Burial to follow at Palmyra Cemetery.
TONY ALLEN SOLOE, 61, Lexington, died Wednesday, February 8, 2017 at Scott Memorial Hospital.
He was born on January 1, 1956 in Harlan, Kentucky, the son of Robert S. Soloe and Macy (Thomas) Soloe. He graduated from Scottsburg High School in 1974. He was retired co-owner of the old T.N.T. Video Store in Scottsburg and also was a former employee of Arvin's in Columbus.
He was preceded in death by his father; a brother, Bob Soloe and a nephew, Marty Dale Davidson.
Survivors include a son, Clinton Soloe of Lexington; his mother, Macy Soloe of Lexington; a sister, Lana J. Davidson and her husband Richard of Lexington; a brother, Tim Soloe and his wife Andrea of Lexington; five nieces and nephews, Marla Collins, Bobby Soloe, Julie Harris, Braxton and Brinley Soloe and four great-nieces and -nephews, Cameron, Channing and Cabriana Collins and Lane Harris.
Funeral Service will be at 1 pm Sunday, February 12, 2017 at Collins Funeral Home with burial in Lexington Cemetery. Visitation will be from 4 to 8 pm Saturday and after 11 am Sunday.
Online condolences can be left at www.collinsfuneralhome.net.
CHLOA LEOTA HORNSBY, 70, North Vernon, died Thursday, February 9, 2017 at her home.
Born December 12, 1946 in Jefferson County, she was the daughter of Arnold John Dunham Sr. and Rachel Leota Boyce. She married Russell Hornsby II on February 14, 1988 in Vernon; he survives. She was a 1964 graduate of Morristown High School in Morristown and a 2005 graduate of Stanford University with a Pharmaceutical Degree. She was employed at Mentor of Indiana in Direct Care for 12 years, and Muscatatuck State Developmental Center for 25 years, retiring in 2003.
Surviving with her husband, Russell Hornsby, are four sons, Floyd Wayne Johnson Jr. and Dale Lynn Johnson, both of North Vernon, Lamar (Elizabeth) Hornsby of Lousia, VA, and Kenny Hornsby of Tampa, FL; three daughters, Gail (John) Kuntz of North Vernon, Pamela (Richard) Burks of Blackstone, VA, and Amie Didomizio of Chicago, IL; three brothers, Arnold John (Kay) Dunham Jr. of Madison, Larry Ray (Ann) and Alan Dale (Donna) Dunham Sr., both of North Vernon; one sister, Katie Kay Shelton of Scottsburg; 31 grandchildren; 31 great-grandchildren; three gentlemen she took care of for years.
She is preceded in death by her parents; one son, Russell Hornsby III; one brother, Robert Lee Dunham Sr. and one great-grandson.
The funeral service will be at 11 a.m. on Monday, February 13, 2017 at the Dove-Sharp & Rudicel Funeral Home and Cremation Services with the Rev. Kent Stroud officiating. The visitation will be Sunday, February 12, 2017 from 4 – 8 p.m. and one hour prior to the funeral on Monday. Burial will be at the Pisgah Cemetery.
Memorials may be made through the funeral home to the American Cancer Society.
You are invited to leave a message of condolence at www.dovesharprudicel.com
JOANN ANDREW THEVENOW DEGLER RUTHERFORD, 81, Madison, formerly of Hanover, died Wednesday, February 8, 2017, at her home in Madison.
She was born April 24, 1935 near Milton in Trimble County, Kentucky. She was the daughter of the late Elmer and Ruby McClure Andrew. She was raised in Trimble County and moved to Jefferson County in 1951. She was baptized at the Milton Wesleyan Church and attended North Madison Christian Church. She was employed early in life with Conn Organ Company and U. S. Shoe Corporation.
She is survived by her husband of nearly 20 years, Robert E. "Bob" Rutherford of Madison; her loving sons, Gary V. Thevenow of Bloomington, Janice Claphan and her husband, Dean of Fort Myers, Florida, Gary E. Degler and his wife, Michelle of The Philippines, Kenny Degler and his wife, Janet of Hanover, Steve Wisner and his wife, Kerri of North Vernon, Scott Wisner of California; her daughters, Debbie Taylor and her husband, Derril of Hanover, Sharon Washburn of Hanover, Jeri Lock and her husband, Jerry of Lexington, Elizabeth "Libby" Rush and her husband, Tom of Madison, Debrah Stevens and her husband, Ronald of Greenwood, Rhonda Heiman and her husband, Scott of Seymour; her grandchildren, Melissa, Lawrence, Dean Jr., Carrie, Monica, Gary Jr., Julier, Tiffany, Nicole, Justin, Jiah, Amber, Heather, Whitney,, Hannah, Deuce, Clayton, Tera, Jason, Sam, Peter, Jason, Justin, Nickki, Trent and Todd; 38 great-grandchildren and her sister, Bonnie Mahoney of Madiso.
She was preceded in death by her father, Elmer Andrew, her mother, Ruby McClure Andrew, her first husband, Everett Thevenow, her second husband, Gerald O. Degler died December 6, 1994, her sisters, Virginia Johnson and Nancy Michaels, her brothers, James Andrew, Uhel Andrew, and Randall Andrew, her grandson, John Clapham.
Funeral services will be conducted Monday, February 13, 2017, at 11 a.m., by Pastor J.D. Traylor at the Morgan & Nay Funeral Centre, 325 Demaree Drive in Madison. Interment will follow in the Moffett Cemetery in Milton, Kentucky. Friends may call Sunday from 4:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m. and Monday from 10:00 a.m. until the time of service at the Morgan & Nay Funeral Centre, 325 Demaree Drive in Madison, Indiana.
Memorial contributions may be made to Our Hospice of Jennings County. Cards are available at the funeral home.
DENISE MARIE ABBOTT, 48, Palmyra, and formerly of Jeffersonville, died Thursday, February 9, 2017 at her residence.
She was born on September 20, 1968 in Jeffersonville, the daughter of Howard and Sharon Ferguson Lay. She worked in construction most of her life mainly in remodeling houses.
Survivors include her daughters, Kayla Dell and her husband Jad of Palmyra, and Brittany Lay of Charlestown; son Dustin Mason of Charlestown; sisters, Deanna Strong of Charlestown and Vickie Bonner of California; brothers, Kenny Lay of Louisville and Karl Ferguson of Georgia; grandson, Ricky Russell.
She was preceded in death by her Parents and a brother Dale Lay.
Memorial services will be held on Tuesday, February 14, 2017 at 1 P.M. at the Lexington Presbyterian Church in Lexington.
The Grayson Funeral Home in Charlestown is in charge of arrangements.
LOUELLA STIDHAM, 76, Austin, died Thursday, February 9, 2017 at Scott Memorial Hospital in Scottsburg.
Born March 5, 1940 in Hazard, KY, she was the daughter of the late Allen Henson and Nannie (Bell) Turner. She was a member of South 3rd Free Pentecostal Church of God in Austin.
Survivors include her son, Charles Stidham, Austin; daughters, Linda Kay Jones, Austin and Sharon Sue Roseberry, Austin; a brother, Carl Henson, Hazard, Kentucky; sisters, Lucy Riley, Scottsburg and Laura Riley, Blocher.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Isaac Stidham; daughter, Rhonda Sue Stidham; a brother, Jimmy Henson, and five sisters, Alberta White, Jane Gilbert, Julie Gwin, Nancy White, and Martha White.
Funeral Service will be at 2 pm Monday, February 13, 2017 at Buchanan Funeral Home in Austin with Rev. Harley Madden & Rev. Richard Jones officiating. Visitation will be 4-8 pm Sunday and after 9 am Monday at Buchanan Funeral Home. Burial will be at Wesley Chapel Cemetery in Austin.
Online Condolences can be made at www.buchananfuneralhome.net.
GENE F. WILSON, 69, Crothersville, died Friday, February 10, 2017 at Clark Memorial Hospital in Jeffersonville.
Born January 1, 1948 in Crawfordsville, he was the son of Everett and Bernice (English) Wilson, who are both deceased. He retired from the Indiana State Highway Department, was a former employee at Culver Union Hospital in Crawfordsville, IN and Stucker Fork Utilities. He owned and operated G & G Bait & Tackle Shop in Crothersville and was carpenter.
In 1970 in Crawfordsville, IN, he married Sarah D. (Cummings) Wilson, who survives in Crothersville.
He was preceded in death by 2 brothers, Floyd Wilson & Dutch Fisher.
Pastor Randy King will conduct memorial services at 7:00 PM, Friday, February 17, 2017 at Adams Family Funeral Home & Crematory in Crothersville, IN with visitation starting at 5:00 PM until time of service.
Memorial contributions may be given to Crusade for Children c/o Adams Family Funeral Home & Crematory, 110 E. Howard St., Crothersville, IN 47229.
Online condolences may be given to the family at www.adamsfuneralhomeonline.com.
ANTHONY “WAYNE” STEWART SR., 75, Lexington, died Friday, February 10, 2017 at Clark Memorial Hospital in Jeffersonville.
Born August 21, 1941 in Logan Co., West Virginia, he was the son of Walter J. Stewart and Lois Odell (Mullins) Stewart, who preceded him in death. On June 17, 1988 at Mount Moriah Christian Church in Henryville, IN, he married Geraldine “Jeannie” (Rush) Stewart. He was a 1960 Silver Creek High School graduate and graduate of Vincennes University with a degree in Land Title Search. He worked at the former Army Ammunition plant in Charlestown as sewing machine repairman.
Survivors include five children, Anthony W. “Tony” Jr. (Brenda) Stewart of Ogden, UT, Walter W. (Tammy) Stewart of Ogden, UT, Jerome N. “Nevillle” Stewart of Henryville, Angela M. (Ron-“Bubby”) Mullis of Lexington, and Christopher G. (Amanda) VanGundy of Vevay; five siblings, Barry K. (Carlene) Stewart of Sellersburg, Deanna Petty of Scottsburg, Marcus Stewart of Scotttsburg, Ramona K. (Nick) Farmer of Floyds Knobs and Jonathan K. (Erika) Stewart of Fort Pierce, FL; seven grandchildren, Kristina, Samantha, Josiah, Christian, Derrick, Baylee and Kaitlyn, numerous nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in death by a brother-in-law, Carl Petty.
Memorial contributions may be given to the charity of donor’s choice, c/o Adams Family Funeral Home & Crematory, 138 Westavia Blvd., Scottsburg, IN 47170
Online condolences may be given to the family at www.adamsfuneralhomeonline.com.
VADA LUVEARN SHULER, 76, Austin, died Thursday, February 9, 2017 at Lake Pointe Village in Scottsburg.
Born August 22, 1940 in Irvine, KY, she was the daughter of the late Gilbert Stone and Rhoda (Richardson) Stone. On July 11, 1959 she married James Shuler, who survives. She was a member of United Christian Church in Paris Crossing.
Survivors include her daughters, Vicky (Oakley) Barger, Austin and Kim (Curtis) White, Austin; a son, Greg (Amanda) Shuler, Austin; daughter-in-Law, Cheri Shuler, Scottsburg; a brother, Franklin Stone, Irvine, Kentucky; sister, Nettie Marcum, Irvine, Kentucky. She is also survived by eight grandchildren, and seven great-grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her parents, three brothers, Junior, James Roy, and Harold Dean Stone, and three sisters, Mildred Hatton, Pauline Hall, and Phyllis Conrad.
Funeral Service will be at 2 pm Sunday, February 12, 2017 at Buchanan Funeral Home in Austin, with Ministers Ronnie McKinney and Damon Marling officiating. Visitation will be 4-8 pm Saturday and after 11 am Sunday at Buchanan Funeral Home. Burial will be at Wesley Chapel Cemetery in Austin.
Memorials can be made to Augustas Cottage at Lake Pointe Village or Wonder Valley Christian Camp in care of Buchanan Funeral Home.
Online Condolences can be made at www.buchananfuneralhome.net.
LEVI WAYNE YORK, 33, Otisco, died February 12, 2017.
He was born on July 13, 1983 to Alvin Wayne and Diminty Sue (Brading) York in Louisville, KY. He is preceded in death by his mother; grandfathers, Earl Brading, and Kenneth Brading; grandmother, Patricia.
Survivors include his father, Alvin W. York (Phyllis) of Otisco; daughter, Rylee York of Charlestown; sister, Amber Haulk (Billy) of Scottsburg; grandparents, Patrick York (Liz) of Charlestown, and Sharon Brading of Otisco; step-sister, Cindy Buchanan of Charlestown; step-brother, Joseph King of Clarksville.
Funeral services will be held on Thursday, February 16, 2017 at 12 pm at the Grayson Funeral Home in Charlestown. Visitation will begin on Wednesday from 2-8 pm, and after 9 am on Thursday.
Online condolences can be sent to www.graysonfuneralhome.com
PAULINE COMBS, 58, Hazard, KY died February 09, 2017 at her residence.
She was the daughter of the late Rufus Amburgey and the late Ella Jane Mullins Amburgey. She is also preceded in death by her husband, Seldon Combs Sr.; two sons, Seldon & Jerry Combs; one sister, Brenda Houchens; daughter-in-law, Bobbie Combs and great niece, Lauren Gabbard.
She is survived by one daughter, Tanya (Thomas) Spencer of Hazard, KY; one sister, Teresa (Raymond) Callahan of Leslie County; three brothers, Darrell (Sudie) Amburgey, Kermit Amburgey & Thomas Amburgey all of Indiana; four grandchildren, Timothy Spencer, Jared Combs, Jordan Combs & Autumn Spencer; one great-grandchild, MaKenna Combs and a host of nieces, nephews, family & friends.
Services were Saturday, Feb. 11, 2017 at Maggard's Mountain View Chapel.
DORIS JANE "JANIE" DILL OAK LEWIS, 80, Deputy, died on Sunday, February 12, 2017, at the King's Daughters' Hospital in Madison.
She was born December 4, 1936 in Chicago, Illinois, the daughter of the late Horace and Ollie Day Oak. She was raised in Manville and was a 1954 graduate of Central High School on Ryker's Ridge. She had worked in the Kitchen at Jefferson Post 9 of the American Legion she also served for over 20 years for the Jefferson County Sheriff's Department under Sheriff's Wayne Hamilton, Buck Shipley, George True, Bill Andrews and retired under Sheriff John Wallace. She was also a member of the Jefferson Post 9 of the American Legion Auxiliary and had served as Milton Township Trustee. She was a member of the Manville Christian Church and had attended the New Hope Church of God and Solid Rock Community Church. Janie enjoyed her children and grandchildren.
She is survived by her son, Carroll Allen Lewis and his wife, Susie of Deputy; her daughter, June Creech and her husband, James of Seymour; her son-in-law, Bobby Heitz of Deputy; her grandchildren, Kim Short (Tim Hawkins), Paul David Chandler (Elizabeth Beeman), Robert Allen Lewis (Heather), James M. Creech (Teddie), Amanda Creech (Clay Murphy) and Ricky Creech; her great-grandchildren, Shawn Michael Short Wagner, Chase Allen Lewis, Dason Joe Lewis, Kylee Sue Lewis and Liberty "Libby" Jo Creech; her sisters-in-law, Agnes Lewis of Madison, Frances Lewis of Westport; several nieces, nephews and other relatives.
She was preceded in death by her father, Horace Oak, her mother, Ollie Day Oak Burris, her step-father, William Burris, her husband of 49 years, Carroll R. Lewis, died October 12, 2004, her daughter, Joy Diane Lewis, died June 10, 2016.
Funeral services will be conducted Thursday, February 16, 2017, at 11 a.m., by Pastor Mike Shuler at the Morgan & Nay Funeral Centre, 325 Demaree Drive Madison. Private interment will be held at the Vevay Cemetery in Vevay. Friends may call Wednesday from 5-8 p.m. and Thursday from 10 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 Janie Lewis Memorial Fund. Cards are available at the funeral home.