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Obituaries May 17, 2017 PDF Print E-mail
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Monday, 15 May 2017 00:00

HANNAH JOYCE EVANS STRANGE, 89
OLLIE L. PHILLIPS, 93
JAMES N. RUOFF, 76
BEULAH MARIE SALESMAN, 77
RICHARD E. DONNELL, 85
ALLEN DONAHUE, 81
GREGORY SCOTT WATTS, 57
DAVID COMBS, JR., 57
SHIRLEY JEAN SINGER CUTSHALL, 67
JANET SMITH MOORE, 77
BENALE ANN WEHMILLER, 83
RUBY IRENE CHASTAIN, 98
HAROLD "TOM" CHASTAIN, 59
BRENDA MARIA (SEAVER) CRAYCRAFT, 78
JAMES “DANNY” WILSON, 49
SHIRLEY MAE BARNETT, 67
BETTY A LEEP, 80
CLARA LAVERNE (MORRISON) WISMAN, 68
WILLIAM D. HUCKLEBERRY, 76
ANN L. SWIGERT MCARTHUR, 73

HANNAH JOYCE EVANS STRANGE, 89, Rock Spring, GA, died May 7, 2017.
She previously lived in Scottsburg, Fairburn, Palmetto, and Newnan, GA. She was born July 3, 1927 in High Splint, KY to James Arthur (Judd) Evans and Artie Bill Mahan Evans.She was a member of Palmetto Baptist Church.
In addition to her parents, she was also preceded in death by her husband Harold Ray (Jocko) Strange and her brother, John Mahan Evans.
She is survived by her daughter Mary Lou Strange (Gary) Ross of Rock Spring, GA, her son, James Michael Strange of Sonora, CA; a granddaughter, Shelley Ross (Adam) Burrage; a great-grandson, David Archer Burrage, and a great-granddaughter, Abigail Joyce Burrage, all of Ringgold, GA.
There will be a private graveside service held at a later date.
In lieu of flowers, please make donations to Palmetto Baptist Church Building Fund.
Arrangements are by Hamilton Funeral Home & Cremation Services; 4506 Hixson Pike. 423-531-3975


OLLIE L. PHILLIPS, 93, Charlestown, died Sunday, May 7, 2017 at her home surrounded by her family.
She was born on March 10, 1924 in Spencer County, KY the daughter of Roy Edgar and Cleo Nation Bruner. She was a homemaker a member of the Unity Missionary Baptist Church in Charlestown.
Survivors include her daughters, Sandra DeVary of Charlestown, Patsy Bricker(Jeffrey) of Frankfort, IN, Judy Steves(Mike) of Charlestown and Kimberly Ann Wilcoxson(Jimmie) of Salem; son, Terry Phillips(Judy) of Marysville; sisters, Edith Bolin, Earline Masingo, Virgie Bolin and Rita Mitchell all of Charlestown; 15 grandchildren, 31 great-grandchildren, 15 great-great-grandchildren and 1 great-great-great-grandchild; also several nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by her parents; husband, William S. Phillips; son, Roy Phillips; sister’s, Mae Arnold, Frances Mosby, Mary Christie, Margaret Bruner and Ida Joyce Bruner; brothers, William and Roy Bruner; grandson, Terry Phillips; granddaughter, Suzanne Long; great-grandchildren, Quinton Bricker and Keadon Huffer.
Funeral services will be held on Friday, May 12, 2017 at 11:00 A.M. at the Unity Missionary Baptist Church in Charlestown with burial in Walnut Ridge Cemetery in Jeffersonville. Visitation will be held on Thursday from 1-8 P.M. at Grayson Funeral Home in Charlestown and after 9 A.M. Friday at the Church.
Expressions of sympathy in memory of Mrs. Phillips may take the form of donations to Unity Missionary Baptist Church.


JAMES N. RUOFF, 76, Palmyra, died at his home, surrounded by family, on May 8, 2017.
He was born on July 14, 1940 in New Albany, to Walter Ruoff and Thelma Kopp Ruoff. He was a United States Navy veteran, serving as a radioman from 1957 to 1961. James served aboard the U.S.S. Lansing, with a crew that helped develop search and recovery techniques for radioactive contaminated objects at sea. On June 22, 1962, he married Willa Mae Fouts. They have celebrated 54 years of marriage.
He is preceded in death by his parents, Walter Ruoff and Thelma Kopp Hollowell; a son, Steven Ruoff, and three siblings, Gary “Butch” Ruoff, Dennis Ruoff, and Judy Hollowell.
He is survived by his wife, Willa Mae Ruoff; two sons, Roy (Marcia) Ruoff and Donald (Jennifer) Ruoff; two daughters, Connie (Greg) Egle and Cindy (Steven) Phieler; brothers, Jack (Regina) Hollowell, Gary (Vicki) Hollowell, David (Patty) Ruoff; sisters, Jane (Dick) Mattox, Janice Eurton, Judy Brumback, and Reva (Steve) Bruner. He is also survived by three grandchildren; Steven (Leia) Ruoff, Clinton (Roxanne) Ruoff, and Katie (Kyle) Kruer, as well as three great-grandchildren; Jake Ruoff, Isabella Ruoff, and Skyler Kruer.
Funeral services will be held at Love Funeral Home in Palmyra on Friday, May 12, 2017 at 11 a.m. Visitation will be at Love Funeral Home on May 11, 2017 from 2-8p.m. and on May 12, 2017, from 9 a.m. until time of service. Burial to take place at Palmyra cemetery.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in James’s honor to: Amedisys Hospice Care, 305 Quartermaster Court, Jeffersonville, IN 47130.


BEULAH MARIE SALESMAN, 77, Charlestown, died Monday May 8, 2017 at her home.
She was born on March 1, 1940 in Indianapolis, to Virgil and Gustava Burton Rooks. She was a retired school bus driver for Greater Clark County Schools.
Survivors include her son, David R. Salesman of Charlestown; daughters, Sheila K. Salesman of Nabb, Susan E. Giles of Hanover and Loretta M. Brooks of New Market; 10 grandchildren and 17 great-grandchildren.
Funeral services will be held at 1 pm on Friday May 12, 2017 at Grayson Funeral Home in New Washington will burial in Crown Hill Cemetery. Visitation will be from 4-8 pm on Thursday and after 11 am on Friday.


RICHARD E. DONNELL, 85, Austin, died Sunday, May 7, 2017 at Veterans Adminstration Medical Center in Louisville.
Born November 30, 1931 in Jackson County, he was the son of the late Fred and Maytle (Murphy) Donnell.
He as a member of the Austin Christian Church, attended Elevation Church, Scottsburg and he served during the Korean War in the U.S. Army.
Survivors include his children, James (Pam) Barger, Austin, Tina (Pat) Coyle, Underwood, Tamera Ivey (Ron Henson), Scottsburg, Marty Sandlin, Austin, Janice Donnel and Dennis Donnell of Portland, Oregan; Sister, Lucille Zaring, Scottsburg; seven grandchildren, Jody Barger (Heather), Shawn Barger (Lynette), Brian Coyle (Destiny), Tiffany Campbell (Jason), Josh Collier, and Noah Ivey; 21 great-grandchildren, Jamison Barger, Braxton Barger, Allyson Barger, Kail Barger, Dylan Coyle, Brayden Coyle, Gavin Coyle, Emma Campbell, Taralyn Robbins, Hadleigh Campbell, MyKenzi Collier, Carson Collier, Audree Collier, Dustin Collier, Lincoln Collier, Lylah Collier, Craighten Ivey, Kaitlyn Sandlin, Kelsie Sandlin, Kristopher Sandlin and two great-great-grandchildren, Elir Sandlin and Elan Smith.
He was preceded in death by his wife, Della Hollan Donnell, a daughter, Mary Barger Sandlin; a grandchild, Dustin Ivey; a great-granddaughter, Kinsley Campbell; brothers, Fred, Bill, Virgil, Rob, and Ken Donnell and a sister, Pauline Thomas.
Funeral Service will be at 1 pm Thursday, May 11, 2017 at Buchanan Funeral Home in Austin, with Pastor Pat Coyle and Pastor Gary Satterly officiating with cremation to follow. Visitation will be 4-8 pm Wednesday and after 9 am Thursday at Buchanan Funeral Home. Burial will be at New Providence Cemetery in Austin. Military rites will be conducted by American Legion Post # 234 Honor Guard, Scottsburg.


ALLEN DONAHUE, 81, Scottsburg, died Tuesday, May 9, 2017 at Hampton Oaks Health Campus.
He was born on August 29, 1935 in Scottsburg, the son of the late Loren Donahue and Therma (Everhart) Donahue. He attended Scottsburg High School and was a retired plant manager for Crop Production Services and the old WR Grace Fertilizer in Scottsburg, where he worked for 41 years. In addition, he served on the Deputy, Crothersville and Scottsburg Board of Directors at Stucker Fork Water Utility for 17 years and was a former member of the Scott County Sheriff's Posse and Scott County Fair Board.
He was married on June 4, 1954 to Alice M. (Dean) Donahue, who preceded him in death on Dec. 22, 2016. He was also preceded in death by his parents and a sister, Juanita Rose.
Survivors include a daughter, Pat Bates and her husband Dan of Greenville; two sons, Lonnie Donahue and his wife Alfreda and Andy Donahue all of Scottsburg; a sister, Myrtle Boggess of Nicholasville, Kentucky; three grandchildren, Eliza Donahue, Aaron Bates and Torrie Marvin (Blake) and two great-grandchildren, Landon Donahue and Evan Marvin.
Funeral Service will be at 11 am Friday, May 12, 2017 at Collins Funeral Home with Kenny Rose, Minister officiating. Visitation will be 5 to 7 pm Thursday and after 9 am Friday. Interment will be in Scottsburg Cemetery.
Memorial Contributions may be made to the Scottsburg FFA c/o Collins Funeral Home in Scottsburg.
Online condolences can me left at www.collinsfuneralhome.net.


GREGORY SCOTT WATTS, 57, died May 8, 2017 at his home in Lexington.
He was born on September 25, 1959 in Jackson, KY to Lee “Pat” Watts, who survives in Lexington, and Martha Lou (Lovely) Watts, who preceded him in death on October 22, 2008. He graduated from Austin High School in 1978 and was employed at Bryant Heating and Cooling as an HVAC master technician for over 38 years. He was a member of Hope Baptist Church in Indianapolis.
He is survived by his three children, Jason and Brett Watts of Lexington, and Madison Watts of Greenville; siblings, Dede (Larry) Smith and Gary (Cindy) Watts of Austin.
Visitation will be held at Adams Family Funeral Home & Crematory in Scottsburg, IN on Thursday, May 11, 2017 from 4-8 PM. The funeral service will be conducted by Don Watts on Friday, May 12, 2017 at 11 AM with visitation from 9 AM until 11 AM. Cremation will be entrusted to The Adams Family following the service.
Memorial donations may be given to the charity of your choice c/o Adams Family Funeral Home and Crematory, 138 Westavia Blvd., Scottsburg, IN 47126.
Online condolences may be given to the family at www.adamsfuneralhomeonline.com.


DAVID COMBS, JR., 57, Scottsburg, died Wednesday, May 10, 2017 at Baptist Health Floyd Hospital in New Albany.
Born July 18, 1959 in Hazard, KY, he was the son of the late Dave Combs Sr. and Cora (Napier) Combs. He was a member of Church of the Lord Jesus Christ in Crothersville and he was also a United States Army Veteran.
Survivors include his son, David Combs, Jr., Madison; stepdaughter, Tonya Mondie, Madison; sisters, Stella Melton, Crothersville, Mary Lou Lovins, Scottsburg, Lola Davidson, Austin and Loucilla White, Austin. He is also survived by two grandchildren, Finnley Combs and Dandrew Dowery.
He was preceded in death by his parents and a sister, Sally White.
Funeral Service will be at 11 am Saturday, May 13, 2017 at Buchanan Funeral Home in Austin, with Rev. Herbie White officiating. Visitation will be 10-11 am Saturday at Buchanan Funeral Home. Burial will be at Uniontown Cemetery in Uniontown.
Online Condolences can be made at www.buchananfuneralhome.net.


SHIRLEY JEAN SINGER CUTSHALL, 67, Madison, died on Wednesday, May 10, 2017, at the River Terrace Health Campus in Madison.
She was born July 4, 1949 on School Hollow Road in Milton, Kentucky. She helped area farmers, had worked at Big Blue Store and for Stanley Gray.
She is survived by her husband of 53 years, Kenneth Allen Cutshall, Sr. of Madison; her sons, Allen Cutshall, Jr. and his wife, Barbara of Newnan, Georgia, Michael Cutshall and his wife, Kathryn of Deputy, Jason Cutshall of Madison; her daughters, Penny Nichols and her husband, Bob of Newnan, Georgia, Amanda Cutshall and her companion, Jadiah Duncan of Madison; her grandchildren, Natasha, Dustin, Robbie, Tabatha, Tiffany, Kasie, Ashley, Corey, Taylor, Autumn, Trevor and Xsavier; her great-grandchildren, Brooklyn, Journey, Tucker, Hallie, Sophia, Carter, Olivia and Prynceton; her loving brother, Donnie Singer and her companion, Vickie of Madison; her sister, Kathy Bower of Madison; several nieces, nephews and other relatives.
She was preceded in death by her parents and her brother, Danny Singer.
Funeral services will be Saturday, May 13, 2017, at 11 a.m., by Pastor Jimmy Cox at the Morgan & Nay Funeral Centre, 325 Demaree Drive in Madison. Interment will follow in the Liberty Cemetery near Hanover. Friends may call Friday from 4-8 p.m. and Saturday from 9 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 Liberty Cemetery Association.


JANET SMITH MOORE, 77, Scottsburg, died Wednesday, May 10, 2017 at her residence.
She was born on April 2, 1940 in Knott County, Kentucky, the daughter of the late John M. Smith and Treva (Cottle) Smith. Janet graduated from Lee County High School in Beattyville, Kentucky in 1957 and then attended Louisville General Hospital School of Nursing from 1957 to 1960, where she earned her degree in nursing.
She was married on August 21, 1960 to Glen Moore, who survives. They have been married for 57 years. Additional survivors include a son, Jeffrey Glen Moore and his wife Julie of Sullivan; a daughter, Lisa Bridgewater and her husband John of Scottsburg; seven grandchildren, Benjamin Everitt Sebastian (Alaina), Alec Branstetter, Jeffrey Moore (Liz), Matt and Stephen Bridgewater, Bayli Bridgewater and Erica Moore and five great-grandchildren, Marley Mykal Sebastian, Lincoln Everitt Sebastian, Addison Grace Eldridge, Jordyn and Jaren Moore.
A memorial Service will be held on Monday, May 15, 2017 at 7:00 pm at Collins Funeral Home in Scottsburg, with Rev. Jene and Rev. Bruce Bridgewater, officiating. Friends may visit the family at Collins Funeral Home from 5-7 pm on Monday.
Cremation was requested and burial will be in Wesley Chapel Cemetery near Austin.
Memorial Contributions may be made to the American Legion Post # 234 Ladies Auxiliary c/o Collins Funeral Home in Scottsburg or Native American Heritage Association, P.O. Box 512 Rapid City, SD 57709.
Online condolences may be left for the family at www.collinsfuneralhome.net.


BENALE ANN WEHMILLER, 83, Crothersville, died Wednesday, May 10, 2017 at The Villages at Historic Silvercrest, in New Albany.
Born May 22, 1933, in Crothersville, she was the daughter of Ben F. Rider and Goldie Mae Rider. She was a 1951 Crothersville High School graduate, a former employee of the US Shoe Factory for more than 20 years and owned and operated Benny’s Beauty Shop for more than 30 years. She served as the beautician for Kovener and Sons Funeral Home and Adams Funeral Home for many years. She was a member of Phi Beta Psi, Euchre Club and the former Bethel Lutheran Church in Austin, where she displayed her talents as the church organist. Recently, she attended Grace Lutheran Church in New Albany.
On October 2, 1948, she married Leon L. Wehmiller, who preceded her in death on July 6, 2008.
Other survivors include a daughter and son-in-law, Sandy (Darrell) Brumett, Morrow, Ohio, a son and daughter-in-law, Benjie (Jane) Wehmiller, New Albany; four grandchildren, Kyle (Steffanie) Brumett, Crawfordsville, Cole (Carrie) Brumett, Sellersburg, Jenise (Alex Edwards) Wehmiller, Louisville, Brett Wehmiller, Westfield; five great-grandchildren, Max, Marcus, Monte, Roy, and Lilly Brumett.
Reverend Bruce Kischnick and Reverend Matthew Woods will conduct funeral services at 3 PM on Saturday, May 13, 2017 at Adams Family Funeral Home & Crematory in Crothersville, with burial to follow at Crothersville Cemetery. Friends may call from 4-8 PM on Friday, May 12, 2017 and after 2 PM on Saturday at Adams Family Funeral Home & Crematory in Crothersville.
Memorial gifts may be given to Crothersville Cemetery or Grace Lutheran Church c/o Adams Funeral Home, 110 E. Howard Street, Crothersville, IN 47229.
Online condolences may be given to the family and viewed at www.AdamsFuneralHomeonline.com.


RUBY IRENE CHASTAIN, 98, Leesburg, Florida, died Tuesday, May 9, 2017, in the Villages Hospice Cornerstone Hospice Florida.
Born October 18, 1918 in Campbellsburg, she was the daughter of the late Elbert Hershman and Trixie (Thompson Hershman. She was a homemaker, a member of the New Hope United Methodist Church and attended the Christ United Methodist Church in Leesburg, where the have spent the last several years since retirement. She was a charter member of the Phi Beta Psi Sorority, a member of the Salem Rebekah Lodge # 188 and was a member of the Pekin Grange and a former officer of the Indiana State Grange.
She married in 1938 to James Arthur Chastain, who died January 5, 2011, they were married for 72 years.
Survivors include a foster son, Ronnie (Joyce) Todd, Leesburg, Florida; grandson, Wesley Todd, Weirsdale, Florida; two great-granddaughters, Natalee and Scarlett of Wildwood, Florida; a niece, Reva Jean Terret of Bloomington and two step-grandchildren, Jenny Woodward (Brian) and Jeremy Ingram.
She was preceded in death by her husband, identical twin sister, Ruth Chastain on May 20, 2011; brother, Orvil Hershman and two nieces, Brenda Kay and Carolyn June.
Funeral Service will be at 11 am Wednesday at the Dawalt Funeral Home. Visitation will be from 4-8 pm Tuesday and after 9 am Wednesday. Interment at Claysville Cemetery.
Memorial Contributions to may be made to New Hope United Methodist Church.


HAROLD "TOM" CHASTAIN, 59, Salem, died Thursday, May 11, 2017 at his residence.
Born May 14, 1957 in Salem, he was the son of the late Harold E. Chastain and Mary C. (Brown) Chastain. He married February 14, 1986 to Lisa Sue (Collins) Chastain. He was a life resident of Washington County and graduated Salem High School in 1975. Tom retired from Kimball International after 41 years. He was also a former employee of Washington County Emergency Medical Service, a former volunteer fire fighter with the Salem Fire Department and was a Chaplain with the Salem Fraternal Order Of Eagles #3516.
He is survived by his Wife, Lisa Sue (Collins) Chastain; two daughters, Kelly (Zeppelin) Perry, of Salem and Lacey (Jesse) Bane, of Pekin; one brother, Dennis Chastain and one sister, Lou Ann Hamilton, of Salem. He is also survived by four grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by six brothers and two sisters.
Visitation will be from 4 to 8 pm Sunday and 9 to 11 am Monday at Dawalt Funeral Home with private interment in Crown Hill Cemetery.
Memorial Contributions can be made to SouthernCare Hospice, 1923 South Liberty Drive Bloomington, Indiana 47403.


BRENDA MARIA (SEAVER) CRAYCRAFT, 78, Palmyra, formerly of Jeffersonville, died recently at Baptist Health Floyd in New Albany.
She was born on January 8, 1939, in Lakewood, OH, to Aaron and Evelyn (Ritchie) Seaver. She graduated from St. Joseph’s in Lakewood, OH. She was a retired Data Processor from the Census Bureau, Jeffersonville.
She is preceded in death by her parents Aaron and Evelyn (Ritchie) Seaver.
She is survived by four sons, Ronald (Rebecca) Craycraft, Sellersburg; Mark Craycraft, Venice City, FL; Matthew Craycraft, Tim Craycraft, both of New Salisbury; and a daughter Tina (Mike) Lowhorn, Palmyra; as well as, 10 grandchildren and 12 great-grandchildren.
Funeral services will be held at Love Funeral Home in Palmyra on Friday, May 19, 2017 at 11 a.m. Visitation will be at Love Funeral Home on Thursday, May 18, 2017, from 3-8 p.m. and May 19, 2017, from 9 a.m. until time of services. As per Brenda’s wishes, she will be cremated after the services.


JAMES “DANNY” WILSON, 49, Georgetown, died Friday, May 12, 2017.
He was born on December 17, 1967, in Long Beach, California, to James and Donna (Peay) Wilson.
Along with his parents, he is survived by his daughter, Megan Satori (Brenden); siblings, Rhonda Batliner (Steve) and Randy Wilson (Michelle); and grandson, Ash Satori.
Visitation will be on Tuesday, May 16, 2017, from 3-8 PM at Newcomer Funeral Home (3309 Ballard Lane, New Albany) and on Wednesday after 9 AM. His Funeral Service will take place at 11 AM on Wednesday at the funeral home with burial to follow at Greenville Cemetery.
The family requests that contributions in Danny’s memory be made to Greenville Christian Church (9610 Clark Street, Greenville, IN 47124) or to the American Cancer Society (1640 Lyndon Farm Court, Suite 104, Louisville, KY 40223).
To leave a special message for the family, please visit www.NewcomerKentuckiana.com.


SHIRLEY MAE BARNETT, 67, Fredericksburg, died at home, surrounded by family, on Friday, May 12, 2017.
She was born March 19, 1950 in Fredericksburg, to Jesse James and Susie Ann (Redmon) Bowlin Sr. She was a homemaker and nurse’s aide. She was a member of the Valeene Christian Chruch. On April 27, 1968 Shirley eloped to Tennessee with her future husband, Leslie Paul Barnett. They celebrated 49 years together this past April. To that union, four children were born.
She was preceded in death by her parents, Jesse James and Susie Ann (Redmon) Bowlin Sr., and her brother Jesse James Bowlin Jr.
She is survived by her husband, Leslie Paul Barnett; three daughters, Anita Van Laningham, Fredericksburg, Paula (Jesse) Bruner, Fredericksburg, Susan (Andy) Eberle, Salem and one son, Leslie James Barnett, Salem; and one sister Betty Claywell, Fredericksburg. She is also survived by four grandchildren: Jeremy Barnett, Kayla Van Laningham, Nash Barnett and Adrianna Bruner.
Funeral services will be held at Love Funeral Home in Palmyra on Tuesday, May 16, 2017 at 11 a.m. Visitation will be at Love Funeral Home on Monday, May 15, 2017 from 4-8 p.m. and on Tuesday May 16, 2017, from 9 a.m. until time of service. Burial to take place at Kays Chapel Cemetery.


BETTY A LEEP, 80, Little York, died May 11 2017, in Scottsburg.
She was born September 10, 1936, in Washington County the daughter of the late Hollis Craig and Cora Potts Craig. She was a former bookkeeper with Phoenix Hill Tavern and Jim Porter in Louisville and WLKY.
She is survived by her sons, David Allen Leep (Lorri), Little York, Kenny Dale Leep (Sherry), Little York, Tony Ray Leep, Scottsburg; daughter, Linda Marie McIntosh (Vernon), Woodward OK; sister, Dorotha Robbins, Scottsburg; eight grandchildren, Rebecca Leep, Sara Anderson, Brian Leep, Kevin Leep, James Leep (Casey), Eddie Leep, Jonathan Fowler, Shayla Deviney-McIntosh and eight great-grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her parents.
No visitation and no services were scheduled.
Stewart & Hoagland Funeral Home handled the arrangements.
Memorial donations may be made to the Humane Society c/o: Stewart & Hoagland Funeral Home, 80 N 1st St., Scottsburg IN 47170.
Online condolences can be left at www.stewart-hoaglandfuneralhome.com.


CLARA LAVERNE (MORRISON) WISMAN, 68, Palmyra, died May 13, 2017 at Baptist Health Floyd.
She was born in Allensville, Kentucky to the late Robert W. and Florence Rose Morrison. She was a pharmacy tech for Walgreen’s, and worked for Norton Community Medical in Clarksville. She retired from the woodworking business and worked in several different factories, Kimball Manufacturing, Keller Manufacturing, Schmidt Cabinets, and Kitchen Kompact. She was currently employed by the Dollar General Store in Palmyra.
Besides her parents she was preceded in death by three brothers, Robert Earl, James, and John Morrison and one sister Shirley Esters.
She is survived by her son Jeff Wisman of Palmyra and her daughter Tammy Geltmaker (Scott) of Floyds Knobs; five grandchildren Aaron, Kyle, and Megan Geltmaker and Taylor and Jade Wisman; one great-grandchild, Xander Geltmaker. Also surviving is her close friend Paul Monks.
Funeral services will be held Saturday, May 20, 2017 at 11 a.m. at Love Funeral Home in Palmyra. Visitation will be Friday May 19, 2017 from 4-8 p.m. and Saturday May 20, 2017 starting at 9 a.m. until the time of the service at Love Funeral Home. Cremation will follow the services.
In lieu of flowers the family is requesting donations be made to the American Cancer Society, 701 W. Muhammad Ali Blvd, Louisville, KY 40203; American Heart Association 240 Whittington Parkway, Louisville, KY 40222; or to Guerin Woods at Georgetown, Mission Advancement, 1 Sisters of Providence Road, St. Mary –of-the-Woods, IN 47876.


WILLIAM D. HUCKLEBERRY, 76, Scottsburg, died Friday, May 12, 2017 at Baptist Floyd Hospital in New Albany.
He was born on April 7, 1941 in Underwood, the son of the late Elmer J. Huckleberry and Hazel F. (Hall) Huckleberry. He was a retired machine operator for the old Reliance Electric in Columbu, where he worked for 33 years, retiring in 1998 and a member of Underwood Baptist Church in Underwood.
He was married on May 25, 1963 to Judy N. (Petty) Huckleberry, who survives.
He was preceded in death by five brothers, Cecil Hall, Merl, Elmer V., James and Don Huckleberry and a sister, Norma Brown.
Survivors in addition to his wife Judy include a daughter, Sherri Fuller of Hartsell, Alabama; a son, Dale E. Huckleberry and his wife Cindy of Crothersville; a brother, Leroy Huckleberry and his wife Lee of Hartford City, Indiana; a sister, Emogene Hogan of Hartford City; six grandchildren, Mark, Elaine, Zoey, Wyatt, Nikki and Warren and four great-grandchildren, Chloe, Noah, Atticus and Skylar.
Funeral Service will be at 11 am Wednesday, May 17, 2017 at Collins Funeral Home with Pastor Bart Smith officiating. Visitation will be from 4-8 pm Tuesday and after 9 am Wednesday at Collins Funeral Home.
Interment will be in Sodom Cemetery in Underwood.
Online condolences can be left at www.collinsfuneralhome.net.


ANN L. SWIGERT MCARTHUR, 73, Sellersburg, formerly of Scottsburg, died Saturday, May 13, 2017 at her residence.
She was born on August 30, 1943 in Cincinnati, Ohio, the daughter of the late Earl Swigert Sr. and Hazel (Simpkins) Whited. She was a former activities director for Wedgewood Nursing Home in Clarksville.
She was married on Jan. 23, 1959 to Warren W. McArthur, who preceded her in death on Sept. 4, 2009. In addition to her husband, she was preceded in death by son, Michael McArthur.
Survivors include a daughter, Christine Daniels of Sellersburg; two sons, Douglas (Shannon) McArthur of Corydon and Jeffery (Kim) McArthur of Delhi, Ohio; three brothers, Earl Swigert, Jr. of Camby, Oregon, James Swigert and Tony Whited both of Cincinnati, Ohio; four sisters, Flora Bihn, Cindy Brunty and Cathy Swigert all of Cincinnati, Ohio and Mildred Simpkins of Scottsburg; nine grandchildren and seven great-grandchildren.
Graveside Service will be at 2:30 pm Wednesday, May 17, 2017 at Lexington Cemetery with Rev. Danny Jackson officiating.
Arrangements were entrusted to Collins Funeral Home in Scottsburg.
Online condolences can be left at www.collinsfuneralhome.net.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 16 May 2017 11:08