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Obituaries August 23, 2017 PDF Print E-mail
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Monday, 21 August 2017 00:00

DONALD J. ‘JOE’ REEDY, 87
MELISSA A. EVALINE, 51
LYDIA RITTER, 87
BONITA COLLEEN GEYMAN, 66
HAROLD RAY SMITH, 80
HELEN M. VOYLES, 90
JOAN BYRER, 83
CORY HARRISON DEVARY, 25
ROY E. “JOE” BUNDY, 82
DARRELL WAYNE PHILLIPS, 69
DEXTER RAY CARVER, 88
MADELYN MAE (PAYNE) KRAEMER
VIRGINIA I. CHAPMAN LANKFORD WATTS, 88
TERESA LYNN TEIPEN, 48
MARY EVELYN HOLLER, 85
BETTY L. MCCUTCHEON, 85
JESSIE LEE MILAN, 9
CAROL SUE STRONG SURBER, 79
JUNE SCOTT, 89
MARVIN GORDON BRIDGEWATER, 86
JUNE SCOTT, 89
THOMAS JOSEPH BOOFTER, SR., 74
LOGAN M. FARLER, 24
MARY E. ALLEN, 81
RUBY C. SWEET, 74
ARTHUR L. STEWART, 90
MARY ANN (SCHNEIDER) ROSENBERGER, 79

DONALD J. ‘JOE’ REEDY, 87, Seymour, died Sunday, August, 13, 2017, at Schneck Medical Center.
He was born to the late Lawrence and Bernice (Shelton) Reedy. He was a member of Peters Switch Nazarene Church. He was a 2nd Lieutenant during the Korean War. He was retired from Cummins after 36 years. He sold Reedy Redwood signs at the local fairs.
He is survived by wife, Helen; children, Rebecca (Mac) Reedy McClellan, Richard (Paula) Nowling, Dana (Linda) Reedy and Deloris (Andy) Reedy Johns; 9 grandchildren including his best friend Sammy Joe; several great-grandchildren; and a sister, Sally Wagner.
He is preceded in death by his parents; his brothers, Jacob and John Reedy; and a stepdaughter, Brenda Lee Nowling.
Funeral services will be at Voss & Sons Funeral Service on Thursday, August 17, at 1 pm with Rev. Keith Ross officiating. Burial will follow at Fairview Cemetery in Brownstown with full military graveside rites conducted by VFW Post 1925, American Legion Post 89, Disabled Veterans 47, Korean and Vietnam Veterans, all of Seymour. Friends and friends may call at Voss & Sons Funeral Service on Wednesday, August 16, from 4-8 pm and on Thursday from 12 noon until time of service.
Memorials may be written to Peters Switch Nazarene or charity of choice, in care of Voss & Sons Funeral Service.
Online condolences may be given on the funeral home website at www.vossfuneralservice.com


MELISSA A. EVALINE, 51, Palmyra, died Saturday, August 12, 2017 at St. Vincent Hospital in Salem.
She was born September 18, 1965 in Salem, the daughter of Junior Clyde and Bonnie J. Adkins Evaline.
She was a 1983 graduate of West Washington High School, was a Funeral Director and Embalmer at Gehlbach & Royse Funeral Homes, Inc. at both Corydon and Georgetown since 2008. She was retired from the United States Air Force and worked at Ford Motor Company before graduating from Mid America College of Funeral Service in 2007. She served as secretary of her class. She was a member of Westside Church of Christ in Salem.
She was preceded in death by her father and a brother, Timothy Evaline.
She is survived by her mother, her sister, Zettie Cooley (Shawn) of Great Lakes, IL; nieces and nephews, Chrystalyn Evaline, Emily Nicholson (Wesley), Sarah Evaline, Keira, Kaitlyn and Kacey Cooley, one great nephew Noah Evaline and one great niece Lexi Evaline.
The Funeral Ceremony will be at 1 PM, Thursday, August 17, 2017 at Gehlbach & Royse Funeral Home in Corydon. Visitation will begin on Wednesday, August 16, 2017 from 3-8 PM and Thursday from 10 AM to 1 PM at the funeral home.


LYDIA RITTER, 87, died August 12, 2017.
She was born May 24, 1930 to Robert and Katie Johnson in Scottsburg. She graduated from the IU School of Music and went on to teach music for a short time in IPS and later at St. Gabriel Catholic School. In addition to teaching music she directed choirs at St. Michael Catholic church and St. Gabriel. ‘One Family in Christ’ which Lydia composed became the theme of St. Gabriel. She participated in Psi Iota Xi, Delta Beta Chapter, NPM, National Organist Association and Speedway Musicale. She served as President of her Psi Iota Xi chapter and Speedway Musicale groups.
Her husband, James William ‘Bill’ preceded her in death as well as her parents.
Surviving are her children, Lisa (Paul) Dovey, Bob (Mary) Ritter, Julia (J) Holmes, and Bill (Nancy) Ritter, her grandchildren Julianna Holmes, Jenni (Carl) Shedd and Josh Holmes and three great-grandchildren.
Funeral services were entrusted to Flanner and Buchanan - Speedway. Calling will be at Flanner and Buchanan – Speedway, 2950 N. High School Road, on Wednesday, August 16, 2017 from 4-8 p.m. The Funeral Mass will be at St. Gabriel Catholic Church, 6000 West 34th Street, on Thursday, August 17, 2017 at 10:00 a.m. She will be laid to rest in Scottsburg.
Graveside services will be at 2:30 p.m. on August 17, 2017 at the Scott County Cemetery.
Memorial contributions may be made to Lyrics Alive, the Alzheimer’s Association or the Arthritis Foundation.


BONITA COLLEEN GEYMAN, 66, Deputy, died on Monday, August 14, 2017, at her home near Deputy.
She was born November 19, 1950 in Madison, the daughter of the late Luther Giltner and Marjorie Thornton Giltner Wooley. She resided most of her life in Jefferson and Jennings County. She was employed with Grote Industries as an assembler for 27 years. She was a member of the Quarter of the Century Club at Grote.
She is survived by her husband, Brian Geyman of Deputy; her brothers, Luther Giltner and his wife, Sheila of Sullivan, Indiana, Michael Giltner of New Washington; her sister, Susie Paxton of Greensburg, Kentucky; several nieces, nephews and other relatives.
She was preceded in death by her father, Luther Giltner, her mother, Marjorie Thornton Giltner Wooley, and her sisters, Bridget Corbin, Jennifer Wooley, Gwen Wooley and Linda Wooley.
Funeral services will be conducted Friday, August 18, 2017, at 11 a.m., by Bro. Tim Chandler at the Morgan & Nay Funeral Centre, 325 Demaree Drive in Madison. Interment will follow in the Indiana Veterans Memorial Cemetery, 1415 North Gate Road in Madison. Friends may call Thursday from 4:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m. and Friday from 10 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 the Jefferson County Animal Shelter.


HAROLD RAY SMITH, 80, Madison, died Saturday, August 12, 2017, at the King's Daughters' Hospital in Madison.
He was born January 22, 1937 in Scott County the son of the late James Frederick and Thelma Louise Singer Smith. His first employment stop entailed the G.C. Murphy Five and Dime Store. He later worked for Rexnord/Chain Belt, Barber Grocery Company and Jefferson County Beverage which he managed for 23 years. He retired as the administrator of the Madison Moose Family Center No. 765 after 16 years of service. He held a life time membership in the Madison Moose Lodge No. 765 where he merited several distinctions, including the organization's highest honor - The Pilgrim Degree - in 2002. Over the years, he also held several State and District Seven offices with the Loyal Order of Moose. He belonged to Union Lodge No. 2 F. & A.M. and served as secretary for 34 years as well as Junior Steward and Senior Steward. With Royal Arch Masons, he served as Grand Steward and Tyler, Madison Chapter No. 1, Madison Council 36 and Madison Commandery No. 22, as well as Masonic Home Ambassador. He was a faithful member of the St. John's United Church of Christ in downtown Madison and had served as treasurer and trustee.
He is survived by his wife of 59 years, Diane Jane Beyer Smith of Madison; his daughters, Pam Smith of Madison, Lisa Smith of Madison; his son, Steven Smith and his wife, Susan of Madison; his grandson, Samuel Smith and his wife, Hailey of Evansville; his granddaughter, Sarah Smith of Madison; his sisters, Shirley Jackson of Madison, Jeanie Stiver and her husband, John of Madison; his brother, Donnie Smith and his wife, Jodie of Edinburg; several nieces, nephews, cousins and other relatives.
He was preceded in death by his parents; his brothers, Charles Dawson Smith, James Leroy "Sarge" Smith, Robert "Bobby" Lee Smith, his sisters, Martha Elaine Conover and Inez Marie Smith.
Funeral services will be conducted Thursday, August 17, 2017, at 11 a.m., by Pastor Mike Straub at the Morgan & Nay Funeral Centre, 325 Demaree Drive in Madison. Interment will follow in the Fairmount Cemetery in Madison. Friends may call Wednesday from 4:00 p.m. - 8:00 p.m. and Thursday from 9:00 a.m. until the time of service at the Morgan & Nay Funeral Centre, 325 Demaree Drive in Madison.
The Loyal Order of Moose will conduct a service on Wednesday at 7:00 p.m. at the Morgan & Nay Funeral Centre. A Masonic service will be conducted on Wednesday at 7:30 p.m. at the Morgan & Nay Funeral Centre by Union Lodge No. 2 F. & A.M.
Memorial contributions may be made to the St. John's United Church of Christ. Cards are available at the funeral home. Online condolences, Morgan & Nay Funeral Centre Madison.


HELEN M. VOYLES, 90, Salem, died Monday, August 14, 2017 at Baptist Health Floyd.
She was born May 17, 1927 in Washington County, the daughter of Wilber and Lois Hauger Rippey. She was a homemaker and a member of Kansas Church of Christ and Community Club #20.
She is survived by her husband, Everett Voyles. They were married November 10, 1946. She is also survived by two sons, Donovan Voyles of Phoenix City, Alabama and Alan Voyles of Salem; a daughter, Peggy Nordhoff of Birdseye; eight grandchildren; 22 great-grandchildren and three great-great-grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by a son, Frederick Jay Voyles; a brother, Franklin Rippey and her parents.
Funeral services will be held Saturday at 10:30 AM at Weathers Funeral Home. Burial will follow in Kansas Cemetery. Visitation will be Friday from 4-8PM and Saturday from 9AM-time of service.


JOAN BYRER, 83, Scottsburg, died Tuesday, August 15, 2017 at Beehive Homes of Scottsburg.
She was born on September 3, 1933 in Scott County, the daughter of the late Stanley B. Smith and Mary Frances (Shields) Smith. She was married to James E. Byrer, who preceded her in death on May 19, 1999. She was a retired nurse from Scott Memorial Hospital in Scottsburg, where she worked for over 20 years. She was also a former employee of the old Healthcare of Indiana and former co-owner of the old J & J Carpet & Interiors in Scottsburg. She was a member of the First Baptist Church, Charter Member of the Rainbow Strollers and former member of the Kiwanianne's in Scottsburg. Joan enjoyed dancing, but especially Square Dancing and Line Dancing.
In addition to her husband, Jim, and her parents, she was preceded in death by a brother, Dale Smith.
Survivors include three daughters, Jill Byrer-Boley and husband Dennis, Krista and husband John Leonard and Kim and husband Frank Gardner all of Scottsburg; two sisters, Jean and husband Ralph Lurker of Midland, Georgia and Deborah Mashburn of Louisville, Kentucky; five grandchildren, Jamie Hurley, Brandon Spicer, Tiff Gardner (Olivia), Baylan Gardner (Shayleigh) and Rayanne Boley and eight great-grandchildren, Rylan, Easton, Noah, Chloe, Sophia, Sydney, Nathaniel and Logan.
Funeral Service will be at 11 am Friday, August 18, 2017 at Collins Funeral Home with Rev. Kevin Sills officiating. Visitation will be from 4-8 pm Thursday and after 9 am Friday at Collins Funeral Home. Interment will be in Estil Cemetery near Scottsburg.
Memorial Contributions may be made to the First Baptist Church c/o Collins Funeral Home in Scottsburg.
Online condolences can be left for the family at www.collinsfuneralhome.net.


CORY HARRISON DEVARY, 25, died Tuesday, August 15, 2017 in a motor vehicle accident in Harrison County.
Born May 28, 1992 in Louisville, he was the son of the late Glenn DeVary (Dec 9, 2003), and Shannon (Jones) Lyons, and step-father Jason Scott Lyons both survive in Henryville.
He was a 2010 Henryville High School graduate. He worked as a logger, was a member of Saxon Knights, loved his family dearly and enjoyed spending time with them.
Other Survivors include his fiancé, Danielle Hamilton and daughter, Hadleigh Hamilton, both of Cloverport, KY; twin sister, Chelsea Renee DeVary of Pekin, brothers, Justin James Lyons and Jordan Bruce Lyons, both of Henryville, sister, Lauren DeVary of Charlestown; grandparents, Harrison & Cindy Jones of Henryville, and James & Cathy Lyons of Shelbyville, Ky.
Funeral services will be conducted at 10 AM Saturday, August 19, 2017 at Adams Family Funeral Home & Crematory in Henryville, with burial to follow at St. Francis Catholic Cemetery.
Visitation will be on Friday, August 18, 2017 from 4:00 PM until 8:00 PM and Saturday, August 19, 2017 from 9:00 AM until 10:00 AM at Adams Family Funeral Home & Crematory in Henryville.
The family requests that expressions of sympathy be given to donor’s choice to c/o Adams Family Funeral Home and Crematory, 209 S. Ferguson, St, Henryville, IN 47126.
Online condolences can be given to the family at www.AdamsFuneralHomeOnline.com


ROY E. “JOE” BUNDY, 82, Salem, died Wednesday, August 16, 2017 at his home.
He was born April 30, 1935 in Mitchell, the son of Floyd and Esther Johnson Bundy. He was a Bricklayer and a member of Bricklayer’s Union Local #1, Louisville. He was a member of Canton United Methodist Church.
He is survived by his wife, Peggy Green Bundy. They were married in 1956. He is also survived by one son, Ryan Bundy (Becky) of Greenville; three daughters, Roxanna Floyd (Ronald) of Salem, Robin Bane (Mike) of Scottsburg and Renita Hall (David) of Scottsburg; a brother, Ralph Bundy of Vallonia; a sister, Roberta Box of Williams, Ill., 11 grandchildren and 10 great-grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by two brothers, Robert and Richard Bundy; three sisters, Ruth Pieratt, Ruby Wininger and Rebecca Bundy and his parents.
Burial will be private in Lawrenceport Cemetery.
The family asks that in lieu of flowers, donation be made to American Diabetes Association.


DARRELL WAYNE PHILLIPS, 69, Lexington, died Tuesday, August 15, 2017, at the King's Daughters' Health in Madison.
He was born June 10, 1948 in Madison, the son of the late Stanley and Gertrude Arnett Phillips. He attended Southwestern High School and received his GED and later IVY Tech College for welding. He was inducted into the United States Army on August 24, 1966 in Louisville. He rose to the rate of Specialist Four during the Vietnam War in Company B First Battalion 13th Armor 1st Armored Division. He was exposed to Agent Orange while serving in Vietnam and was honorably discharged on August 23, 1969 at Fort Hood, Texas. He remained in the Reserves until being discharged on August 23, 1972. He received the Vietnam Service Medal with Four Bronze Service Stars, the National Defense Service Medal and the Republic of Vietnam Campaign Medal. He worked at Rotary Lift for 18 years as a welder. He had previously worked for Meese MFG. and Marble Hill as a general contractor. He lived his entire life in the Jefferson County area and was a life member of the American Legion Jefferson Post # 9 and the Madison VFW Post 1969. He was of the Baptist faith and enjoyed fishing, bingo, reading and going to auctions. He is survived by wife of 43 years, Janttes "Janice" Fay Cyrus Phillips of Lexington; his son, Darren Wayne Phillips of Lexington; his daughters, Patricia Lynn Peck and her husband Brian of Madison, Tracie Johnston and her husband Isaac of Indianapolis, Tammy Marie Phillips of Madison; his brother, Gary Phillips and his wife Elaine of Manville; his sisters, Patricia Rudolph of Madison, Marcia Johnson and her husband Jackie of Lancaster; his grandchildren, Christopher, Alexander, Richard, Tyler, Brian, Matthew & Jasmine; several nieces, nephews and other relatives.
He was preceded in death by his father, Stanley Phillips, his mother, Gertrude Arnett Phillips, and his niece, Ginger Marie Phillips.
A final salute with full military honors to follow on Saturday, August 19, 2017, at 10 a.m., conducted by, Chaplain Stan Henry and Jefferson Post 9 of the American Legion at the Indiana Veterans Memorial Cemetery Chapel, 1415 North Gate Road in Madison. Interment will follow in the Indiana Veterans Memorial Cemetery,1415 North Gate Road in Madison. Friends may call Saturday from 9:30 a.m. - 10:00 a.m. at the Indiana Veterans Memorial Cemetery Chapel, 1415 North Gate Road Madison.
Memorial contributions may be made to the Wounded Warriors. Cards are available at the funeral home and at the chapel.


DEXTER RAY CARVER, 88, Charlestown, died Sunday, July 9, 2017 at Clark Memorial Hospital.
He was born on February 27, 1929 to Vanus and Kitty (Goad) Carver in Lascassas, TN. He was a retired painter and machinist for Brown & Williamson Tobacco Company, and a member of the Park Street Church of Christ.
He is preceded in death by his parents; son, Barry Carver; former wife, Helen Carver; grandson, Brian Adams and nine brothers.
Survivors include his daughters, Kathy Gibson (Mike) of Charlestown, Janette Adams (Bill) of Charlestown, Annette Trump of Jeffersonville, and Sonya Brewer (Randy) of Charlestown; brother, Dortch Carver of Lafayette, TN; grandchildren, Eugene Gibson, Tony Carver, Michele Middleton, Jesse Trump, Jeremy Carver, Lucas Brewer, and Cara Hargrove; great-grandchildren, Caden, Braylin, and Zander Trump, Khloe Ongoy, Garret Middleton, Ana Nicole Adams, Andrew Adams, Jacob Carver, Haley Miskill, and Barry Carver.
Funeral services will be held on Thursday, July 13, 2017 at 11 am at the Grayson Funeral Home in Charlestown, with burial to follow in the Charlestown Cemetery. Visitation will begin on Wednesday from 2-8 pm, and after 9am on Thursday.
Online condolences can be sent to www.graysonfuneralhome.com


MADELYN MAE (PAYNE) KRAEMER, recently died.
She was born August 28,1940, the last child ofthe late Farida and Clayetta (Norwood) Payne. She taught at FJ Reitz in Evansville. In 1971, she accepted employment with Red Spot Paint and Varnish Co. She was promoted to Administrative Assistant to the President in 1975. In 1993, she was elected by the Board as Secretary of the Board. She retired in 2005 after 42 years. She attended Austin First Baptist Church.
She was preceded in death by her parents and siblings Eula Fisher, Marie Bradley, Norma Jean Alcorn, Orville Payne and Betty Smith. On August 15, 1964, she married Herman C. Kraemer, Jr. of Evansville, who also preceded her in death.
Services will be Friday, August 18, 7 pm at Buchanan Funeral Home. Visitation will be Friday from 4-7 pm. Graveside Service will be Saturday, August 19 at 12 noon at Sunset Memorial Gardens in Evansville.


VIRGINIA I. CHAPMAN LANKFORD WATTS, 88, Scottsburg, died Tuesday, August 15, 2017 at Schneck Medical Center in Seymour.
Born July 19, 1929 in Treemont, Illinois, she was the daughter of the late Alfas and Eva (Bennett) Mosley. She was the owner of the West Gate Grill in Hampton, VA. She moved to Crothersville in the early 70's. Along with being a homemaker, Virginia, worked at Williams Manor, Scottsburg, Chapman Food Mart in Austin and the VFW Post 1083 in Crothersville. She was a life long member of the Ladies Auxillary Post # 1083 where she held the positions of Treasurer, Clerk and District Treasurer for 12 years. She also served as the Cancer Chairperson for the post.
Survivors include sons, Dennis Chapman, Scottsburg and John Lankford, Jr. Lexington; daughters, Sylvia (the late Timothy) Fheler, Glarcester Point, Virginia and Teresa Teipen, Scottsburg; siblings, Walter (Billie) Mosley, Austin and Deanna widow of Tommy Mason. She is also survived by 14 grandchildren, and 11 great-grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her parents, husbands, Robert B. Watts, John Lankford Sr. and Albert W. Chapman Sr., daughter Debbie Chapman and son Albert Chapman Jr.
Funeral Service will be at 2 pm Sunday, August 20, 2017 at Buchanan Funeral Home in Austin, with Rev. Mark Wooten officiating. Visitation will be 4 to 8 pm Saturday and after noon Sunday at Buchanan Funeral Home. Burial will be at Little York Cemetery in Little York.
Memorial contributions can be made to the American Cancer Society in care of the funeral home.
Online Condolences can be made at www.buchananfuneralhome.net.


TERESA LYNN TEIPEN, 48, Scottsburg, died Wednesday, August 16, 2017.
Born April 15, 1969 in Virginia, she was the daughter of the late John Lankford Sr. and Virginia (Mosley) Watts.
Survivors include her daughter, Jessica Dawn Clay, Crothersville; son, Joseph Warren Clay, Pasoga Springs, Colorado; brothers, John Lankford Jr., Scottsburg and Dennis Lee Chapman, Scottsburg; sister, Sylvia Fheler, Glarcester Point, Virginia. She is also survived by six grandchildren, Mason, Jacob, Jeremiah, Jonathan, Jasmine, and Jacquelynn.
She was preceded in death by her parents; brother, Albert Chapman II and a sister, Debbie Chapman.
Funeral Service will be at 2 pm Sunday, August 20, 2017 at Buchanan Funeral Home in Austin, with Rev. Mark Wooten officiating. Visitation will be 4-8 pm Saturday and Noon to 2 pm Sunday at Buchanan Funeral Home. Cremation was chosen.
Online Condolences can be made at www.buchananfuneralhome.net.


MARY EVELYN HOLLER, 85, Salem, died Thursday August 17, 2017 at the Meadow View Health Care Center.
She was born May 31, 1932 in Tunnelton. She was the daughter of the late Homer and Lucille (Flynn) Mayden. She married July 3, 1955 to Bob Holler, who survives. She had been a member of the First Christian Church of Salem since 1956, was a member of Naomi's C.W.F. Circle and had been a resident of Washington County since 1956, formerly of Lawrence County. She was a co-owner of the old Bennett's Clothing Store focusing on alterations. She was also a former cafeteria worker with the Salem Elementary.
She is survived by a daughter Robin (Bob) Myers of Salem; three Sisters, Helen (Fred) Lynch of Mitchell, Treva Baker and Katie Deckard, and a brother Hank (Susan) Mayden all of Bedford; two grandchildren, Nathan Brett (Elizabeth) Myers of Greenville, Mallory Lee (Jameson) Barker and a great-grandson Ridge Jameson Barker all of Celina, Texas. She is also survived by several nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by one sister, Becky Stone of Mitchell.
Visitation hours from 4 to 8 pm Saturday at Dawalt Funeral Home and after Noon Sunday at the First Christian Church. The funeral service will be held Sunday 1:00 pm at First Christian Church of Salem with committal and interment following at Blue River Friends Cemetery.


BETTY L. MCCUTCHEON, 85, Charlestown, died Friday, August 18, 2017 at Kindred Transitional Care & Rehabilitation Center- Indian Creek in Corydon.
She was born on May 3, 1932 in Marengo, to the late Cecil and Lilly (Scott) McCutcheon. she was a graduate of Leavenworth High School, Indiana University, a member of the Charlestown First Baptist Church, and retired from teaching for many years for the Jennings County School System.
She was preceded in death by her parents, a sister, Eva Parkhill; brother-in-law, Lester Parkhill; sister-in-law, Edna McCutcheon; nephew, John Douglas McCutcheon.
Survivors include her brother, Leroy McCutcheon (Irma) of Henryville, and Richard McCutcheon of Sellersburg; sister, Linda Lambert (Billy) of New Salisbury; five nieces, five nephews, and many great-nieces and -nephews.
Funeral services will be held on Tuesday, August 22, 2017 at 1 pm at the Grayson Funeral Home in Charlestown, with burial to follow in the Union Chapel Cemetery near Grantsburg. Visitation will begin on Monday from 4-8 pm, and after 10 am on Tuesday.
Online condolences can be sent to www.graysonfuneralhome.com


JESSIE LEE MILAN, 9, Scottsburg, died Friday, August 18, 2017 in an accident while riding his bicycle at his home.
He was born on May 22, 2008 in Louisville, to James Earl Milan of Louisville and Natosha Streetman of Scottsburg. He attended Kimberlin Creek Baptist Church and Elevation Church Bible School. He was a fourth grader in Mrs. Riley-Martinez’ class at Scottsburg Elementary School. He loved playing all types of sports. He played-basketball & soccer at the YMCA, baseball on the Cubs team at Scottsburg Little League and was currently playing football for the Charlestown Pirates. He loved playing outside and was a country boy at heart.
He is survived by his parents, siblings, Jameson Milan of Scottsburg, Eryn Smith of Scottsburg, Jamel Jackson of Louisville, Janell Milan of Louisville, Elizabeth Roudebush (Robert) of Lebanon, Velicity Minton of Louisville and Jasmire Scott of Nabb, grandparents, Karen Streetman of Thorntown, IN, Jackie Milan of Louisville, and James “J.D.” Donagen of Louisville; great-grandmother, Idelle Milan of Louisville; niece, Lasheala Smith of Louisville and a nephew, Braxton Roudebush of Lebanon, IN.
He was preceded in death by his grandfather, Hershel Streetman and his aunt, Kayla Minton.
Visitation will be on Friday, August 25, 2017 from 4-8 PM and Saturday, August 26, 2017 from 9-11 AM at Adams Family Funeral Home and Crematory, 138 Westavia Blvd., Scottsburg. Pastor Gary Satterly will conduct funeral services at 11 AM on Saturday, August 26, 2017 at Adams Family Funeral Home and Crematory, 138 Westavia Blvd., Scottsburg. Burial will follow at Scottsburg Cemetery.
The family requests that expressions of sympathy may be made in the form of contributions to the family for funeral expenses c/o Adams Family Funeral Home and Crematory, 138 Westavia Blvd., Scottsburg, IN 47170.
Online condolences can be given to the family at www.AdamsFuneralHomeOnline.com.


CAROL SUE STRONG SURBER, 79, Scottsburg, died Thursday, August 17, 2017 at Norton's Hospital in Louisville.
She was born December 24, 1937 in Butterfly, KY, the daughter of the late Paul Strong and Malta (Campbell) Strong.
She married Frank Neal Surber on August 3, 1956, who survives. She was a homemaker and a member of the Austin Christian Church.
Survivors include her daughters, Angelia Surber Draper, Scottsburg and Diana Short, Madison; grandchildren, Cindy Garza Allman and Chelsea Short; great-grandchildren, Kristopher Allman, and Jade Allman; brother, Joe (Beverly) Strong, Madison and a sister-in-law Margie Strong.
She was preceded in death by her parents; step-father, Howard Schmidt; a grandson, Justin Bryant and a brother, Dick Strong.
Funeral Service will be at 11 am Monday, August 21, 2017 at Buchanan Funeral Home in Austin with Pastor Dave Huey & Rev. Tom Franklin officiating. Visitation was Sunday will be after 9 am Monday at Buchanan Funeral Home. Burial will be at Oak Hill Cemetery in Scottsburg.
Online Condolences can be made at www.buchananfuneralhome.net.


JUNE SCOTT, 89, formerly of Jeffersonville, died Friday, August 18, 2017 at Baptist Health Floyd in New Albany.
She was born on August 23, 1927 in Crothersville, to Stanley and Elva Terrell Hartley who precede her in death. She was known as a beautician and as an office worker at Huncilman Metal Fabrication in New Albany. She was also a member of Blazing Bright Order of Eastern Star #597 in Charlestown and Jeffersonville chapter of the Order of the Eastern Star #327.
She is survived by her son Gregory Scott and his wife Cheryl of Charlestown.
Funeral services will be held at 10:30 am on Tuesday, August 22, 2017 at Grayson Funeral Home in Charlestown with cremation to follow. Visitation will be held from 4-8 pm on Monday and after 9 am Tuesday until the time of service.
Eastern Star services will be held at 7:00 pm on Monday.


MARVIN GORDON BRIDGEWATER, 86, New Albany, formerly of Scottsburg, died on Friday, August 18, 2017 at Kindred Rolling Hills in New Albany, surrounded by his family.
He was born on April 29, 1931, Scottsburg, the son of the late Marvin Frederick and Lola Bell (Pound) Bridgewater. He was a U.S Navy Veteran of the Korean War, serving on the USS Donner, Landing Ship Dock 20, in Greenland. He was a member of the Scottsburg High School Class of 1949. He retired as a salesperson from Penn State Oil Company in 1999. He was married on April 11, 1992 to Nina (Delph) Wilson, who survives. He grew up attending the Scottsburg United Methodist Church and was currently a member of Calvary Christian Church in Sellersburg. In addition he was a member of the Scottish Rite Valley of Indianapolis, Murat Shrine Temple in Indianapolis, Tri-County Shrine Club, Past Patron and member of Eastern Star Chapter #107 in Scott County, Past Patron and member of the Eastern Star Chapter #588 in Borden, member of the Eastern Star LaBelle Chapter # 419, Past Master and member of the Scottsburgh Lodge # 572 F & AM, member of the American Legion Post # 89 in Seymour, Scott County VFW Post # 6582 in Austin and the National Rifle Association.
He is preceded in death by his parents and first wife, Marianna (Kirkendall) Bridgewater.
Survivors include his wife, Nina Bridgewater of New Albany; a son, Randy Bridgewater and his wife Kathleen of Lumberton, New Jersey; daughter Marcia Bode and her husband Dave of Seymour; step-sons, Ted Wilson and his wife Betsy of New Albany and Tony Wilson and his wife Kathy of Springfield, Illinois; his twin brother, Melvin P. Bridgewater of Tipton, Indiana; four grandchildren, Amanda Kirby (Jason), Aaron Bridgewater, Klarissa and Kyle Bode; seven step-grandchildren, River Dean Litten, Audrey Wilson, Anna Kyger (Tanner), Joseph, Jenna, Jason and Julia Wilson; two great-grandchildren, Michael and David Kirby and several cousins, nieces and a nephew.
Funeral Service will be at 11 am on Tuesday, August 22, 2017 at Collins Funeral Home with Gary Fenner officiating. Interment will be in Scottsburg Cemetery. Visitation will be from 4-8 pm on Monday and after 10 am on Tuesday at Collins Funeral Home. Interment will be in Scottsburg Cemetery.
Online condolences can be left at www.collinsfuneralhome.net.


THOMAS JOSEPH BOOFTER, SR., 74, New Albany, died Thursday, August 17, 2017.
He had served in the United States Army Reserve and was a member of the American Legion Post 28 Bonnie Sloan, as well as a member of St. Mark’s United Church of Christ and the Elks Club Lodge 270. He was a charter member of both the Floyd County Democrat Men’s Club and Initial Point Chapter ISPLS. He was elected as the Floyd County Surveyor for 21 years and had been a member on the Board of Directors for the Indiana Land Surveyors. He was honored as a Kentucky Colonel and also a Sagamore of the Wabash. He was a 33rd Degree Mason where he was a member of the Tri-County Shrine Club, Murat Temple, and the Scottish Rite Temple. In his younger years, he was involved as a Boy Scout leader and little league baseball coach.
He was born on January 3, 1943, in Jeffersonville, to the late Joseph and Margaret (Waggoner) Boofter.
He is survived by his wife of 44 years, Sandy (Swartz) Boofter; children, Thomas Boofter, Jr. (Aleah) and Emily Byrd; sisters, Carol Boofter and Peggy Kimmel (Kevin); and grandchildren, Emma Byrd, Eveline Boofter, Nathaniel Byrd, and Jane Boofter.
Visitation will be from 2-8 p.m. Wednesday, August 23, 2017, at Newcomer Funeral Home (3309 Ballard Lane, New Albany) with cremation to follow according to Tom’s wishes. His Memorial Service will take place at 11 a.m. on Thursday, August 24, 2017, at St. Mark’s United Church of Christ (222 East Spring Street, New Albany).
The family requests that contributions in Tom’s memory may be made to the Floyd County Animal Shelter (215 West Market Street, New Albany) or to his church.


LOGAN M. FARLER, 24, Campbellsburg, died Sunday, August 20, 2017.
He was born June 15, 1993 in Bedford, the son of Paul Farler and Julie Holler Ridener. He was of the Christian faith and was an employee of Paynter Sheet Metal in Ellettsville.
He is survived by his parents, Paul and Sharon Farler of Campbellsburg and Julie Ridener of Bloomington; brother, Joshua Farler of Campbellsburg; two half- brothers, Phillip Farler of Salem and Justin Farler of Pekin; two step-brothers, Chad Wingler of Campbellsburg and Eddie Persinger of Campbellsburg; grandparents, Judy and Alan Wright of Pekin, Joan Hawkins of Campbellsburg, Doug Farler of Mitchell; great-grandfather, Ralph Holler of Mitchell and Logan’s girlfriend, Samantha Gerkin of Bloomington and a nephew, Raylan Farler of Campbellsburg.
He was preceded in death by a sister, Dottie Jo Holler; grandparents, Greg Hawkins and Charles and Ramona Schultz; great-grandparents, Claude and Charlotte Walden and Dorothy Matthew and two uncles, Harvey and Travis Lee Duncan.
Funeral services will be held Wednesday at 11 AM at Weathers Funeral Home. Burial will follow in Saltillo Cemetery. Visitation will be Tuesday from 4-8 PM and Wednesday from 9 AM-time of service.


MARY E. ALLEN, 81, Scottsburg, died Sunday, August 20, 2017 at Clark Memorial Hospital in Jeffersonville.
She was born on July 15, 1936 in Austin, the daughter of the late Binford Trotter and Dosha (Campbell) Trotter. She graduated from Austin High School in 1954 and then earned an Associate Degree at the old Louisville Business and Law College. She was married on Sept. 22, 1956 to Melvin R. Allen, who survives. She was a retired legal assistant and office manager for the old John Dollens Law Firm and also retired from Houston and Thompson Law Firm in Scottsburg. She was a member of the First Baptist Church, a charter member of the Scott County Pilot Club and member of the Lamba Chi Omega Sorority. She was named the Woman of the Year by the Scott County Chamber of Commerce for her work with the Lifeline Program that was offered through the Pilot Club. She was a member at the Westwood Ladies Monday Night Golf League and Covered Bridge Wednesday Night Ladies Golf League.
She was preceded in death by her parents and a sister, Laura Jane Rodarte.
Survivors in addition to her husband, Mel include her son, Terry L. and wife Debbie Allen of Scottsburg; her daughter, Karen and husband David Everett of Scottsburg; two sisters, Judy A. Cox (Ralph) of Columbus and Terri Trotter (Mitch) of Lawrenceville, Georgia; a brother, Floyd Trotter (Pat) of Whitesburg, Tennessee; five grandchildren, Jessica Allen-Feder (Kevin), Evan Allen, Benjamin (Chynelle), Jared and Ryan Everitt (Kelsey Pruett) and one great-grandson, Hayes James Feder.
Funeral Service will be at 11 am Wednesday, August 23, 2017 at the First Baptist Church with Pastor Kevin Sills officiating. Visitation will be from 4-8 pm Tuesday and after 9 am Wednesday. All services will be observed at the First Baptist Church. Interment will be in Scottsburg Cemetery.
Memorial Contributions may be made to her Church or Pilot Club Nursing Scholarship Fund through the Scott County Community Foundation c/o Collins Funeral Home in Scottsburg.
Online condolences can be left at www.collinsfuneralhome.net.


RUBY C. SWEET, 74, Scottsburg, died Sunday, August 20, 2017.
Arrangements pending at Collins Funeral Home in Scottsburg.
Interment will be in New Bethel Cemetery near Chelsea.
Online condolences can be left at www.collinsfuneralhome.net.


ARTHUR L. STEWART, 90, New Albany, formerly of Charlestown, died Sunday, August 20, 2017 at Lincoln Hills Health Center in New Albany.
He was born on June 25, 1927 in Kentucky. He was a retired Security Guard and former Truck Driver was known by many as Papa Smurf.
He had several family members who have preceded him in death including his wife Bernice Stewart in 2013.
He is also survived by several family members including his sister and brother-in-law Daniel and Bonnie Davis of New Albany.
Funeral services will be held on Wednesday, August 23, 2017 at 1 P.M. at the Grayson Funeral Home in Charlestown with burial in Ebenezer Cemetery in Henryville. Visitation will also be held on Wednesday beginning at 11 A.M. until the time of services.


MARY ANN (SCHNEIDER) ROSENBERGER, 79, died Saturday, August 19, 2017.
The daughter of the late Peter and Mary (Goodman) Schneider, she was born December 17, 1937 in New Albany. She was a very active member of St. John the Baptist Catholic Church in Starlight, as a member of the choir and serving on numerous committees. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by brothers Robert and Paul Schneider.
She is survived by her husband of 58 years, Melvin J. Rosenberger; children, Michelle Geiger (Eric), Renee Hale, Robenette Rosenberger (Jeff Thompson), Troy Rosenberger, and Tressa Schell (Larry); brother, Jerry Schneider (Janice); sister-in-law, Bobbi Schneider; grandchildren, John and Rachel Geiger, Brittany Minton, Kymberly Hale, Brittani Elliot (Brian), Nicki Jones and Tod (Susan) and Dalton Schell; and great grandchildren, Lilly Bindner, Ryder, Taylor and Brooklyn Schell, Braden Sprigler, Brookelyn Elliot, and Caden Jones.
Visitation will be 2-8 pm Thursday at Kraft Funeral Service, 708 E. Spring Street, New Albany. Her Funeral Mass will be 10 am Friday at St. John the Baptist Catholic Church with burial to follow in the church cemetery.
Expressions of sympathy in her memory may be made to her church.

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