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Obituaries March 28, 2018 PDF Print E-mail
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Monday, 26 March 2018 00:00

MARVIN W. "PUD" NAUGLE, 85
JOHN BRADLEY "MOOSE" BRUCE, 46
STEPHEN RAY WELLS, 70
CARL LAVON DEAN, 96
KITTY COLLINS, 82
ERNEST A BANNISTER, 79
CHARLES I. WILKERSON, 79
BRYAN ALEXANDER TOPPE (ALEX), 28
LOIS C. ENTEMAN, 76
LARRY E. LEDBETTER, 74
IMOGENE STRANGE, 83
JEWON HALCOMB COMBS, 77
JEAN THOMAS, 83
HELEN MANN OWENS RISK, 78
RAYMOND D. WILLIAMS, 92
FEILDON L. "FELIX" PEACOCK, 77
LAVAUGHN APPLEGATE, 85
DANIEL W SMITH, 80
DIANNE FOUTCH, 72
PATRICIA ANN BREWER, 69
KEVIN JONES, 50
TINA LYNN DAVIS, 56
WILLIAM "BILL" ABERNATHY, 83
LENA M. BAILEY, 91
JUDITH R. "JUDY" MCCLURE BAGLEY WAKEFIELD, 82


MARVIN W. "PUD" NAUGLE, 85, Salem, died Sunday, March 18, 2018 at his residence.
Born May 16, 1932 in Canton, Indiana, he was the son of the late Murl E. Naugle Sr. and Ollie A. (Mantooth) Naugle. He was a farmer and retired in 1992 from the old Helsel Metalurgy in Campbellsburg. He was a member of Christian Heritage Chapel and attended the Douglas Church of Christ. On June 4, 1950 he married Maudie O. Bills Naugle, who died August 14, 1993. On January 14, 1995 he married Carolyn L. (Zink) Wineinger-Naugle, who survives.
Also surviving are a son, Ricky (Debbie) Naugle of Salem; a daughter, Laurie Edwards of Salem; a step-daughter, Gena Morris of Salem; two Step-sons, Max Wineinger of Louisville and Brett (Barb) Wineinger of Indianapolis; four grandchildren and four step-grandchildren, 13 great-grandchildren and two great-great-grandsons.
He was preceded in death by two brothers, Glen and Murl Naugle Jr. and two great-grandsons.
Funeral Service will be at 1 pm Thursday, March 22, 2018 at Dawalt Funeral Home. Interment will follow in Crown Hill Cemetery. Visitation will be from 4-8 pm Wednesday and 9 am until the time of the service on Thursday.
Memorial Contributions may be made to the American Lung Association 115 West Washington Street Ste 1180-South Indianapolis, Indiana 46204 www.lungin.org.


JOHN BRADLEY "MOOSE" BRUCE, 46, Pekin, died March 18, 2018 at the Indiana University Medical Center in Indianapolis.
He was born on February 10, 1972 in Jeffersonville. He attended the Blue Lick Christian Church in Henryville.
Survivors include his mother, Gayle Bruce-Doyle of Memphis; brother, Michael C. Bruce of Pekin; stepfather, Pat Doyle of Memphis and companion Leslie Martin of Pekin; grandmother, Julia Foster of Memphis and two nieces.
He was preceded in death by his father, John E. Bruce; two grandfathers, John W. Bruce & Cleatus Foster; grandmother, Ruby Bruce.
The funeral servcie will be at 7 PM Wednesday at the Hughes-Taylor Funeral Home in Pekin. Viewing will be Wednesday from 3 PM until time of servcie at the funeral home. Steve Weaver will officiate. Burial will be at a later date at Swayback Cemetery.
In lieu of flowers, please make donations to the funeral home to help with expenses.
To leave a message for the family visit www.hughestaylor.net


STEPHEN RAY WELLS, 70, Pekin, died Sunday, March 18, 2018 at Baptist Health Floyd.
He was born September 14, 1947 the son of Ernest and Bertha Claretta Bateman Wells. He was a construction supervisor and a member of the Labor Union. He was a member of the National Guard, American Legion, VFW and a charter member of the Salem Moose Lodge.
He is survived by one son, Aaron Wells of Salem; two daughters, Anita Abner of Vallonia and Rachel Young of New Albany; two brothers, David Keith Wells and Richard Lee Wells both of Salem; two sisters, Barbara Ernestine Robarge of Corydon and Lois Vaughn Thomas of Columbus; four grandchildren and one great-grandchild.
He was preceded in death by his parents; a brother, Lowell Wells and a grandson, Jacob Abner.
Funeral services will be held Thursday, March 22, 2018 at 11 AM at Weathers Funeral Home. Burial will follow in Mt. Washington Cemetery. Visitation will be Wednesday from 4-8 PM and Thursday from 9 AM until time of service.


CARL LAVON DEAN, 96, Nabb, died Monday, March 19, 2018 at Thornton Terrace Health Campus in Hanover.
He was born on October 27, 1921 in Jefferson County, Indiana to Cyrus and Edith Harrell Dean. He was a retired maintenance man at the United States Census Bureau in Jeffersonville, a Navy veteran of World War II, a member of the New Hope Community Church, a member of the Redman’s Lodge in Scottsburg, and Honorary Kentucky Colonel and a charter member of the Nabb Volunteer Fire Department.
He was preceded in death by his parents; his wife, Ruby Bladen Dean; daughter, Freda Perkinson; granddaughter, Kelley Davis; siblings, Basil Dean, Wallace Dean, Sceneth Stoner, Avis Anderson, Velma Ryder, Audrey Cole.
Survivors include his daughter, Judy Palmer (Tom) of Lexington; sons, Roger Dean (Cheryl) of Versailles, and Doug Dean (Michelle) of Madison; grandchildren, Clint Perkinson, Brianne Lott, Cami Heath, Daniel Dean, Jordan Dean, Sarah Dean and Regin Dean and six great-grandchildren.
Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. on Saturday March 31, 2018 at Grayson Funeral Home in New Washington with burial in Antiock Cemetery. Visitation will be from 5-8 pm on Friday and after 10 am on Saturday.


KITTY COLLINS, 82, Austin, died Friday, March 16, 2018 at Scott Memorial Hospital in Scottsburg.
Born March 28, 1935 in Breathitt County, KY, she was the daughter of the late James and Lillie (White) Roberts. She was a member of Free Pentecostal Church of God in Austin.
Survivors include her daughter, Lillie Wooten, Austin; grandson, Jeremy Wooten, Austin; granddaughter, Gabrielle Chriseman, Austin; brother, Luther Roberts, Scottsburg.
She was preceded in death by her parents and siblings, Mattie White, Sally Roberts, Herbert Roberts, Henry Roberts, and Elige Roberts.
Funeral Service was Tuesday, March 20, 2018 at Buchanan Funeral Home in Austin with Rev. Scottie Stamper officiating. Burial followed at White & Roberts Cemetery in Austin.
Online Condolences can be made at www.buchananfuneralhome.net.


ERNEST A BANNISTER, 79, Scottsburg, died Friday, March 16, 2018 at Scott Memorial Hospital in Scottsburg.
He was born May 24, 1938 in Crothersville, and was the son of the late Kenneth Bannister and Estelle Bannister. He married Ellen Marie (Bressler) Bannister, who died August 28, 2012. He was a U.S. Navy Veteran. Survivors include his son, Marvin (Bertha) Hall, San Antenio, Texas; daughter, Judy (Mike) White, Austin; brother, Kenneth (Bonnie) Bannister, Scottsburg; sister, Patricia JoAnn Davidson, Seymour and numerous grandchildren and great grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by His wife, Ellen Marie Bannister and a son, Orville Ray Hall.
Graveside Service was Monday, March 19, 2018 at Scottsburg Cemetery with Curtis White officiating. Full Military honors were conducted by the American Legion Post # 234.
Online Condolences can be made at www.buchananfuneralhome.net.


CHARLES I. WILKERSON, 79,died March 12, 2018.
He was born on June 20, 1938 in Jennings County, to Opal Davis and Earl Wilkerson. He graduated from Paris Crossing High School in 1956. He worked for Cummins Engine Company for 33 years in Columbus.
He was preceded in death by his grandparents, Speed and Rose Davis, and his parents, Opal Davis and Earl Wilkerson.
He is Survived by his wife of 59 years, Lou Alice; his daughter, Cindy Richey (Marty) of Raymond, MS; his foster son, Mike Barrett (Sandy) of Salem, and his two brothers, Dudley Jones (Debby) of North Port, FL and Daniel Jones (Chris) of Havelock, New Zealand. He is also survived by four grandchildren, Caroline and Brittany Richey, and Christian and Kelsey Barrett, two great-grandchildren, Cindy and Lola Rains, and numerous nieces and nephews.
Funeral services were Saturday, March 17, 2018 at Hinds Independent Methodist Church in Raymond, MS. interment followed.
Donations may also be made in his name to the Hinds Independent Methodist Youth Group, P.O. Box 1226, 14938 Old Port Gibson Rd, Raymond, MS 39154.
Visit www.wrightferguson.com to sign the online guestbook.


BRYAN ALEXANDER TOPPE (ALEX), 28, died Wednesday, March 14, 2018 at University of Louisville Hospital.
He was born February 12, 1990 in Columbus, the son to William Bryan Toppe (Tammy) and Leah Deneen Wilkerson. Siblings include a sister, Alyssa Ackerman, and brother, Nathan Wilkerson. He is the grandson of William and Marian Toppe and Glenda and Zacky Buckner.
He was preceded in death by his grandfather Zacky.
He is survived by many aunts, uncles, cousins, and friends that miss him dearly.
Memorial donations in Alex’s name can be made to the Christopher and Dana Reeve Foundation.


LOIS C. ENTEMAN, 76, Scottsburg, died Monday, March 19, 2018 at her residence with her family by her side.
She was born on March 21, 1941 in Hibernia, Indiana, the daughter of the late George Washington Vest and Eva Lena (Eldridge) Vest. She was a retired office manager for the Scott County Area Planning Commission in Scottsburg, and a member of the Solid Rock Community Church near Austin, where she was active in the Ladies Group.
She was preceded in death by four brothers, Ruben C., Darrell, Wilbur and McKinley Vest and three sisters, Rachel Sandlin, Gladys Popp and Elizabeth Bowyer.
Survivors include her husband, Gerald E. Enteman, Sr.; two sons, Harold McKinley Cochran, Jr. and Billy Wayne Cochran both of Scottsburg; four daughters, Debby K. Willoughby (Randy) of Scottsburg, Robin J. Costin (Joe) of Pekin, Renee F. White of Austin, and Laurie Beth Gay of Scottsburg; a step-son, Gerald E. "Eddie" Enteman, Jr. (Shea) of Bristol, Tennessee; a step-daughter, Judy Kosinki (Joe) of Chesterfield, Virginia; 21 grandchildren and 26 great-grandchildren.
Funeral Service will be 11 am Thursday, March 22, 2018 at Collins Funeral Home with burial in Scottsburg Cemetery. Visitation will be 4-8 pm Wednesday and after 9 am Thursday at Collins Funeral Home.
Online condolences can be left at www.collinsfuneralhome.net.


LARRY E. LEDBETTER, 74, died unexpectedly on Saturday, March 17, 2018 in Louisville.
He was born in New Albany, on March 28, 1942 to Ben Dolphus and Mary Agnita (O'Bryan) Ledbetter. He graduated from Charlestown High School in Charlestown in 1960. After high school, he joined the United States Navy where he traveled the world and served in active military for 10 years and another 10 years in the US Naval Reserves. He met his wife Carole while stationed in Michigan. They started their family and moved to Sellersburg, where he worked as a Radiology Technician at North Clark Community Hospital. In 1981, they moved to Bowling Green, KY where he worked at HCA Greenview Regional Hospital for more than 20 years before retiring in 2005.
He was preceded in death by his parents and his sister, Mary Lou Clapp.
Surviving are his wife of 49 years, Carole Ledbetter (Kilbourn); his two children, Melissa (David) Iglehart of Louisville and Michael (Thao) Ledbetter of Huntington Beach, CA; his seven granddaughters, Aleyah, Chau, Rasia and Harper Ledbetter and Brooke, Audrey, and Lauren Iglehart; his seven siblings and their families, Chuck (Kay) Ledbetter, Ben (Susie) Ledbetter, Gretchen Ledbetter, Joe (Terry) Ledbetter, Benita (Keith) Fischer, and Jimmy (Kelly) Ledbetter all of Southern Indiana and Tommy (Shirley) Ledbetter of Pembroke Pines, FL; and numerous nieces and nephews.
He bequeathed his body to the University of Kentucky Medical Center.
A memorial service and celebration of his life will be held in Bowling Green at the L&N Rail Depot (401 Kentucky St) on Friday, March 23, 2018 from 1-3:30 pm CST.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the American Heart Association.


IMOGENE STRANGE, 83, Jeffersonville, died Sunday, March 18, 2018 at the Clark County Memorial Hospital.
Born April 6, 1934 in Livonia, she was the daughter of the late Leotis and Elma (McKinney) McDonald. She was a retired Avon Sales Lady for many years and had been a resident of Jeffersonville since 1970, formerly of Washington County.
In August of 1952, she married Robert Haley, who died in 1963. In 1963, she married Scotty Strange, who died April 20, 2002.
Survivors include two daughters, Teresa Roberts of Tucson, AZ and Karen Wathen of Floyds Knobs; one Sister, Rebecca LaDuke of Orleans and two grandchildren.
In addition to her husbands, she was preceded in death by two brothers, Marvin and Clifford McDonald.
Friends are invited to call from 4-8 pm on Thursday, March 22, 2018 at the Dawalt Funeral Home in Salem. There will be no funeral service.
In Lieu of Flowers the family requests donations to the charity of your choice.


JEWON HALCOMB COMBS, 77, Austin, died Friday, March 16, 2018 at The Waters of Scottsburg.
Born March 8, 1941 in Letcher County, KY, she was the daughter of the late Claude and Rudell Halcomb.
Survivors include her daughter, Sula Evans, Austin; sons, William Combs, Austin, Justin Combs, Austin and Clay Combs, Austin. She is also survived by 10 grandchildren, and 11 great-grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Shade Combs and her parents.
Graveside Service will be at 3 pm Wednesday, March 21, 2018 at Combs Cemetery in Austin with Rev. Tom Cox officiating. Burial will be at Combs Cemetery in Austin.
Online Condolences can be made at www.buchananfuneralhome.net.


JEAN THOMAS, 83, North Vernon, died Saturday, March 17, 2018, at her residence.
Born December 25, 1934, in Lovett, Mrs. Thomas was the daughter of James and Leona Mousa Morin. She married Dennis Edward “Denny” Thomas on June 7, 1953 at the Tea Creek Baptist Church in Jennings County, he preceded her in death on March 18, 2002. She was a 1953 graduate of Paris Crossing High School, she was a school bus driver for Jennings County Schools for 27 years driving at Graham Creek Elementary School; she also drove the Versailles Shuttle and the wrestling team. She was a member of Commiskey Baptist Church where she played the piano.
She is survived by her son, Don (Robin) Thomas of Lovett; daughter, Shirley (Rick) Lucas of Commiskey; brother, Ray Morin of North Vernon; sister, June (George) Corya of Commiskey; grandchildren, Larry Joe Risk and Justin Lucas both of Lovett, DeAnna (Tony) Vincent of North Vernon, Mariah (Steven) Georges of Franklin and McKinnley (Allison) Lucas of Commiskey; great-grandchildren, Victoria Jo Risk of Lovett, Samantha Risk and Natalie Risk both of North Vernon and Amelia Georges of Franklin.
She was preceded in death by her parents, her husband, brothers, Earl and Roe Morin and sister, Joy Flack.
A funeral service will be conducted at 3 p.m. on Saturday, March 24, 2018 at the Tea Creek Baptist Church in Lovett with the Rev. Dan Corbin and Rev. Gary Haines officiating. Family and Friends may call at the Church on Saturday from 1 p.m. until time of service. Burial will be in the Tea Creek Baptist Cemetery.
Arrangements were entrusted to the care of Dove-Sharp & Rudicel Funeral Home and Cremation Services in North Vernon.
Memorials may be made to either Mercy Rescue and Adoption Inc or Mercy Rescue and Adoption of Jennings County.


HELEN MANN OWENS RISK, 78, Madison, died Monday, March 19, 2018, at the Water's of Clifty Falls in Madison.
She was born July 5, 1939 in Jackson, Kentucky, the daughter of the late Burnice and Ethel Martin Mann. She was a member of the Scaffold Lick Baptist Church in Blocher. She worked early in life for the Randall Company and the Jefferson Proving Ground. She retired in 1994 from Reliance Electric after 32 years of service. She worked in demonstration at Walmart and Kroger.
She is survived by her husband, Ronald Lee Risk of Madison; her daughters, Teresa Ann Case and her husband, Tim of Madison, Patricia "Patty" Ferguson and her husband, Warren of Madison; her sons, Wayne Owens and his wife, Rose of Hanover, Joey Owens and his wife, Tammy of Madison; her step-daughters, Rhonda Lee Risk Owens of Henryville, Darlene Clark of Madison; her grandchildren, David Owens, Misty Owens, Brittany Owens, Courtney Owens; her great-grandchildren, Haily Owens, Maggie Miller, Briar Wynn, Logan Owens, Annie Grace Paul, Gram Owens, Chris Tingle, Jerry Tingle, Braelyn Owens, Cayden Huff, AJ Owens and Chloe Jett; her sister, Dorothy Faye Ramey and her husband, Mike of Scipio, Indiana; her brothers, Seldon Mann and his wife, Dorothy of Lexington, A.B. Mann and his wife, Brenda of Columbus, Paul Mann and his wife, Kathy of Lexington; several nieces, nephews and other relatives.
She was preceded in death by her parents; her sisters, Lillian Bond, Irene Maines, Neva Howard, Cathy Kessler and Sue Leatherbury; her brother, Paul Mann, and her step-son, James Russell Risk.
Funeral services will be conducted Saturday, March 24, 2018, at 1 p.m., by Pastor Mike Shuler at the Morgan & Nay Funeral Centre, 325 Demaree Drive in Madison, Indiana. Interment will follow in the Grandview Memorial Gardens, 9306 North US 421 in Madison. Friends may call Saturday from 11 a.m. until 1 p.m. at the Morgan & Nay Funeral Centre, 325 Demaree Drive in Madison.
Memorial contributions may be made to the American Cancer Society. Cards are available at the funeral home. Online condolences, www.morgan-nay.com


RAYMOND D. WILLIAMS, 92, Madison, died Wednesday, March 21, 2018, at the Water's of Clifty Falls in Madison.
He was born April 15, 1925 in Trimble County, Kentucky, the son of the late Isaiah "Jerry" and Eliza Meadows Williams. He was raised in Trimble County and attended school there moving to Madison in 1952. He was inducted into the United States Navy on December 27, 1944 in Louisville. He rose to the rank of Seaman First Class and served aboard the USS Salamons (CVE - 96) and the Air Transport Squad 12 during World War II in the South Pacific. He was honorably discharged on June 23, 1946 at Great Lakes, Illinois receiving the American Area Ribbon, the World War II Victory Medal and the Asiatic Pacific Area Medal with One Bronze Battle Star. He farmed for 30 years raising tobacco and cattle. He also worked for Storm's Tri -Point Oil Company for 25 years and retired from Rexnord Chain-Belt after 25 years of service as a welder and fitter. He was a member of the Calvary Wesleyan Church in Madison.
He is survived by his daughter, Deborah Wilkins and her husband, Michael of Madison; his granddaughters, Stephanie and Patricia; his great-grandchildren, Savannah, Dalton, Justin, Ashley, and James; his three great-great-grandchildren; his brother, Everett "Babe" Williams of Madison; his sisters, Phyllis Price of New Bethlehem, Pennsylvania, JoAnn Goodin and her husband, Howard of Lexington; several nieces, nephews and other relatives.
He was preceded in death by his father, Isaiah "Jerry" Williams; his mother, Eliza Meadows Williams, his first wife of 42 years, Rachel Giltner Williams; his daughter, Beverly Joyce Williams; his brothers, Russell Williams and James Buford Williams; his sisters, Rachel May Sage Dicus and Ola Juanita Brooks; his nephews, Steven and Brady Williams; his niece, Vicky Williams and his special friend, Evelyn Bodem.
Funeral services will be conducted on Sunday, March 25, 2018, at 3 p.m., by Pastor Monty L. Mahoney at the Calvary Wesleyan Church, 1627 Clifty Drive in Madison. Interment will follow in the Fairmount Cemetery in Madison. Friends may call Saturday from 4:00 p.m.- 8:00 p.m. at the Morgan & Nay Funeral Centre, 325 Demaree Drive in Madison, Indiana and Sunday from 2:00 p.m. until time of the service at the Calvary Wesleyan Church, 1627 Clifty Drive in Madison.
A final salute will be conducted on Sunday at 3:30 p.m. at the Calvary Wesleyan Church by Jefferson Post 9 of the American Legion and the Great Lakes Ceremonial Unit with full military honors to follow at the graveside at the Fairmount Cemetery.
Memorial contributions may be made to the Calvary Wesleyan Church. Cards are available at the funeral home and church.


FEILDON L. "FELIX" PEACOCK, 77, Salem, died Monday, March 19, 2018 at University of Louisville Hospital.
He was born on June 27, 1940 in Scott County, the son of the late Herman Floyd and Emma Olive (Cass) Peacock. He was married on April 28, 1960 to Mary N. Woodall. He was a retired independent truck driver and also a former paint foreman at Jeff Boat in Jeffersonville. He was a veteran of the U.S. Army.
He was preceded in death by two sisters, Betty Needler and Beulah Fredricks and three brothers, Emery Cass, Floyd and Freddie Peacock.
Survivors include his wife, Mary N. Peacock; four sons, Randall Peacock and wife Shannon of Tampa, Florida, Eric Peacock and wife Sherry of Sellersburg, Anthony "Tony" Peacock and wife Lori of Memphis and Kevin Peacock of Salem; two daughters, Felicia Hampton and husband Scott of Salem and Roxanna Brown and husband David of Louisville; a brother, Farris Peacock and wife Evelyn of Salem; four sisters, Bonnie Taylor of Austin, Belva Gardner of Salem, Brenda Geividen of Scottsburg and Bernice Mauck and husband Dale of Salem; 22 grandchildren and 11 great-grandchildren.
Cremation services were entrusted to Collins Funeral Home in Scottsburg. A Celebration of Life Service will be held from 11 AM to 1 PM on Saturday, March 31, 2018 at Collins Family Center in Scottsburg.
Online condolences can be left at www.collinsfuneralhome.net.


LAVAUGHN APPLEGATE, 85, Scottsburg, died March 23, 2018, in Louisville.
She was born May 29, 1932, in Trimble County KY, the daughter of Garnet and Margaret Adams. She was a graduate of Scottsburg High School, Class of l950. She was formerly employed as quality control inspector at the old Army ammunition plant; formerly a clerk with the license branch; formerly employed in the cafeteria at Hyland Elementary; formerly volunteered at Scott Memorial Hospital. She held membership at the Scottsburg United Methodist Church and was an active member & past president of Scottsburg High School Alumni Association.
She is preceded in death by her parents; her husband, Richard; granddaughter Kayla Nichole Applegate; a sister, Mamie Baker and a brother, J W Adams.
She is survived by her sons, Richard Lynn Applegate (Patricia) and Timothy D Applegate (Carolyn); grandchildren, Jared Levi Applegate and Lyndee, Lindsay Nichole Applegate, Bradley Andrew Applegate, Timothy Lee Applegate & Megan and sisters, Sue Adams and Lillian Sutton.
Funeral service will be at noon Tuesday, March 27, 2017 at Stewart & Hoagland Funeral Home. Burial will follow at Scottsburg Cemetery. visitation will be from 4-8 PM Monday and from 10 AM until time of service Tuesday at the funeral home. Pastor Greg Waggoner will officiate.
Memorial donations may be made to the SHS Alumni Association c/o: Stewart & Hoagland Funeral Home, 80 N 1st St., Scottsburg IN 47170.
Online condolences can be left at www.stewart-hoaglandfuneralhome.com.


DANIEL W SMITH, 80, Louisville, died March 23, 2018.
He was born December 20, 1937, in Scottsburg, the son of the late William Otis Smith & Elsie G. Wilson Smith. He was retired as a tool & die maker.
He is survived by his brother, Robert Smith and sisters, Kathleen Smith and Judy Godair.
There is no service and no visitation scheduled.
Stewart & Hoagland Funeral Home handled the arrangements.


DIANNE FOUTCH, 72, New Washington, died Friday, March 23, 2018 at Kentuckiana Medical Center in Clarksville.
She was born on November 27, 1945 in Madison, the daughter of John Simon and Dorothy Bladen Dean. She worked in several different positions during her working career but was most proud of being a member of the Teamsters Union as a truck driver. She was a member of New Hope Community Church, American Legion Post #9 Ladies Auxiliary, NRA and AARP.
Survivors include her sons, Todd Dean and Wayne May both of New Washington, and Troy May and his wife Liz of Marysville; brother, Ted Dean of Phoenix, AZ; grandchildren, Scarlett, Cameren and Dwight; great-grandchild, Desiree.
She was preceded in death by her parents; son, Eric May; brother, Steve Dean.
Gathering of family and friends will be held on Monday, March 26, 2018 from 3-8 P.M. at the Grayson Funeral Home in New Washington.
Expressions of sympathy in memory of Dianne may take the form of donations to the Humane Association of Clark County Inc.


PATRICIA ANN BREWER, 69, Salem, died Saturday, March 24, 2018 at Scott Memorial Hospital.
She was born April 29, 1948 in Bedford, the daughter of George and Celene Maringer Terrell. She was an accountant for the State of Florida, Department of Children and Families. She was a member of Sugar Creek Christian Church.
She is survived by her husband, Fred Brewer. They were married July 25, 1981. She is also survived by two daughters, Selena Hinsdale (Christopher) of Fort Myers, Florida and Dietra Cole (Dennis) of Fort Myers, Florida; three grandchildren, Ethan Burns, Liam Mintier, and Kiersten Cordes and one great-grandchild, Indiana Jones.
She was preceded in death by a brother, Thomas Terrell and her parents.
Funeral services will be held Wednesday at 11 AM at Weathers Funeral Home. Burial will follow in Fairview Cemetery, Orleans. Visitation will be Tuesday from 4-8 PM and Wednesday from 9 AM until time of service.


KEVIN JONES, 50, Salem, died Friday, March 23, 2018 at his home.
He was born May 28, 1967 in Mayfield, Kentucky, the son of Robert G. and Carolyn Sue Smith Jones. He had worked as a Tool and Die Maker, but was currently disabled.
He is survived by his parents, Robert and Carolyn Sue Jones of Salem; two brothers, Alan Keith Jones of Scottsburg and Dennis Neil Jones (Janet) of Canton, Michigan; a sister, Monica Shantz (Keith) of Salem, one niece, Jessica, and one nephew, Jimmy.
Funeral services will be held Tuesday at 1 PM at Weathers Funeral Home. Visitation will be Tuesday from 11 AM until time of service. Burial will be private at Walnut Grove Cemetery in Greene County.


TINA LYNN DAVIS, 56, Sellersburg, died Saturday, March 17, 2018 at her residence.
She was born on February 20, 1962 in Columbus, the daughter of John Pat Davis and Barbara Ann (Lindblad) Davis. She graduated from Scottsburg High School in 1980 and then earned an Associate Degree in Interior Design from Watterson College. She was an employee of Amazon in Jeffersonville and a Catholic.
She was preceded in death by her mother, Barbara Davis.
Survivors include her father, John Pat Davis of Scottsburg; a sister, Tracy Kaiser of Austin; a brother, Troy W. Davis of Scottsburg; two nieces, Brandi and Lindsey and a nephew, Braden.
Private services were held on Saturday, March 24, 2018 at Collins Funeral Home with burial in Scottsburg Cemetery.
Memorial Contributions may be made to Cat Adoption Center of the Humane Society of Scott County c/o Collins Funeral Home in Scottsburg.
Online condolences may be made at www.collinsfuneralhome.net.


WILLIAM "BILL" ABERNATHY, 83, formerly of Louisville, Kentucky, died March 15, 2018 at the Clark Memorial Hospital.
Born on August 6, 1934, he was the son of the late Edward & Beatrice (Phillips) Abernathy. He was an Air Force Veteran. He was a member of the South East Christian Church in Louisville. After owning several retail business, he became a Commercial Sales Agent for Paul Semonin Co. in Louisville.
Survivors include his wife of 51 years, Emily (Rogers) Abernathy; son, Charles Abernathy; brother, George Abernathy; sister-in-law, Gladys Abernathy; several nieces, one nephew, several great-nieces & great-nephews.
The funeral service will be at 11 AM Tuesday at the Indiana Veterans Cemetery in Madison Indiana. Viewing will be from 10 AM until time of service at the cemetery.
In lieu of flowers, donations could be made to Christian Mission Work and Charities.
Online expressions can be left at www.hughestaylor.net


LENA M. BAILEY, 91, Scottsburg, died Sunday, March 25, 2018 at Clark Memorial Hospital in Jeffersonville.
She was born on March 2, 1927 in Partridge, Kentucky, the daughter of the late Carl O. and Lillie (Lewis) Spencer. She was a homemaker and had many life accomplishments. She was a member of the First Baptist Church in Scottsburg, where she was as a Sunday School teacher and Superintendent for many years. She was a member and had served two terms as President of the Scott Memorial Hospital Guild and was nominated for the Scottsburg Good Neighbor award.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Carl A. Bailey; four brothers, Arvis O., Orbin, David and Ronald Spencer and three sisters, Anita Cook, Freida Amos and Cindy McMullen.
Survivors include two sons, Richard Bailey and wife Deanna of Indianapolis and John Bailey and wife Rita of Blocher; four daughters, Barbara Robbins of Austin, Shirley Ball of Jeffersonville, Wilma Richey and husband Marvin of Lexington and Joy Spencer and husband Mark of Sellersburg; three sisters, Betty McClain of Crestwood, Kentucky, Joyce Kleopher and husband Louie of Hanover and Gladys Henson of Madison; 10 grandchildren, 18 great-grandchildren and two great-great-grandchildren.
Funeral Service will be at 11 am Thursday, March 29, 2018 at First Baptist Church with Pastor Kevin Sills officiating. Visitation will be from 4-8 pm Wednesday at Collins Funeral Home and after 10 am Thursday at First Baptist Church. Interment will be in Scottsburg Cemetery. Online condolences can be left at www.collinsfuneralhome.net.


JUDITH R. "JUDY" MCCLURE BAGLEY WAKEFIELD, 82, Madison, died on Thursday, March 22, 2018, at the Thornton Terrace Health Campus in Hanover.
She was born September 2, 1935 in Bedford, Kentucky, the daughter of the late, Emmett Francis and Martha Malinda Weatherly McClure. She was raised in Trimble County in her early life and later graduated high school in Wabash. She began her working career at Ace Hardware in downtown Madison working in the paint department and selling hardware. She then went to business college in Versailles and was proud to have graduated top of her class. In September 1965 Judy began her career with the Social Security Administration in Madison serving as a claims representative, retiring in November 1997. She then worked as a hearing monitor for the Hearing and Appeals Office from Indianapolis from 1998-2006. She also had learned sign language and also later taught sign language and would volunteer to sign for people at work and for others. She was recognized Nationally for her gift in sign language in Washington DC and presented the award by the United States Secretary of Health and Human Services, Richard Schweiker. She worked in her spare time for H & R Block working as a tax preparer for several years. She was a member of the Pilgrim Holiness Church where she had served as treasurer, Sunday school teacher, Sunday school superintendent, youth director and helped wherever needed in the church.
She is survived by her daughter, Shirley Leathermon and her husband, Byron of Lexington, Indiana; her loving sons, David Allen Wakefield and his wife, Sharon of Hardinsburg, Kentucky, Emmett B. Wakefield and his wife, Faith of Hobe Sound, Florida; her grandchildren, Cassandra (Jason), Jennifer, Daniel, Michelle, Amy, Adrienne (Andrew), Lorinda (Jonathan), and Emmett Joseph; her great-grandchildren, David, Jacob, Allison, Logan and Rajiv; her great-great-grandchildren, Adalayna and Braxton; her brother, Elbert "Mike" McClure and his wife, Helen of Madison; her sister, Ruth Ann Dixon and her husband, Bill of Bloomington, Indiana; several nieces, nephews and other relatives.
She was preceded in death by her parents and her brother, Gordon Leon McClure, Sr.
Funeral services will be conducted Tuesday, March 27, 2018, at 11 am, by the Rev. Emmett B. Wakefield and Rev. Mike Brown at the Morgan & Nay Funeral Centre, 325 Demaree Drive in Madison, Indiana. Interment will follow in the Bedford Cemetery in Bedford, Kentucky. Friends may call Monday from 3-8 p.m. and Tuesday 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 Jefferson County Holiness Tabernacle Camp or the Austin Pilgrim Holiness Church or Choices for Women.

Last Updated on Tuesday, 27 March 2018 10:01