• Seymour

    Elizabeth Ann Smith

    Mrs. Elizabeth Ann "Bet" Smith, 89, of Seymour, passed away on Wednesday, September 5, 2018 at Covered Bridge Health Campus. She was born in Columbus on August 17, 1929 to Arles and Elizabeth (Mathis) Stilabower. Funeral services will be at Voss & Sons Funeral Service on Monday, September 10 at 10 am with Rev. Rick Grant officiating. Burial will follow at Riverview Cemetery. Family and friends may call at Voss & Sons Funeral Service on Sunday from 1-4 pm and Monday from 9 am until time of service. She graduated from Columbus High School in 1948. She was a member of Central Christian Church in Seymour and often attended Surprise…

  • Delphi

    T. LUCILLE BOWMAN

    T Lucille Bowman Lucille Bowman, 90, of Rockfield passed away on Sept. 5, 2018 at St. Elizabeth Healthcare in Delphi. She was born to the late David J. and Clara (Gower) Mayes on July 10, 1928 in Newport, Arkansas. She married Herbert L. Bowman on March 21, 1961 at the Young America Baptist parsonage. He preceded her in death on April 13, 2016. Mrs. Bowman retired from Delco Electronics where she had been a coil winder. She was a member of the Rockfield Presbyterian Church. Lucille enjoyed reading and was well known as a fantastic cook. And she was an avid Michigan State basketball fan. She is survived by her…

  • Indianapolis

    Stella Davis

    Stella Davis, 90, passed away September 4, 2018. She was born January 26, 1928 to the late Charles and Anna Fosso. Also preceding her in death were her four siblings, Elvira Phillips, Tony Fosso, Jenny Brickens and Charley Fosso. Stella was the widow of William “Bill” Davis. Stella was a longtime member of St. Simon Catholic Church, and retired from Naval Avionics. She was an avid card player and loved to gamble. Stella is survived by her children, Andrew Davis and Ann Smyth (Charles); grandchildren, Zachary Denecke (Allison) and Ian Davis; several nieces, nephews and cousins. A Memorial Mass will be held Saturday, September 8, 2018 at 11:00 a.m. at…

  • Elkhart

    Barbara A Ward

    Barbara A. Ward September 14,1956-September 4, 2018 ELKHART- Barbara A. Ward, 61, passed away September 4, 2018 at the Center for Hospice Care in South Bend. She was born September 14 1956 in Pimbine WI to Joseph Veich & Eunice (Monroe) Ambrose. On May 4, 1974 in Elkhart she married William Ward Sr.; he preceded her in death on June 19, 2004. She was also preceded in death by her parents ad a brother William Veich. Surviving are 2 children, Michelle (Eric) Weesner William Ward, Jr., 5 grandchildren, Ashlynne Weesner, Alex Weesner, Alyssen Weesner, Seth Fielder-Ward and Ethan Ward. Also surviving are her siblings, Allen Veich, Cheryl Hall and Linda…

  • Hartford City

    Kevin E. Ferguson

    Hartford City, IN Kevin E. Ferguson, 64, passed away Saturday, September 1, 2018 in Bridgewater Centre, Hartford City. He was born in Rochester, Indiana, to William and Muriel (Woods) Ferguson. Kevin had attended Indiana Blind School. Survivors included three brothers, Jim, Patrick and Mike. No services are planned. Kevin will be buried by his parents in Gardens of Memory in Huntington County. Arrangements are being handled by Waters Funeral Home, Hartford City.

  • Frankfort

    Jack D. Heimbach

    Jack D. Heimbach, 74, of rural Kirklin, died at 6:53 a.m. September 5, 2018 at Franciscan Health East, Lafayette, Ind.  He was born April 19, 1944 in Frankfort, Ind. to the late Paul L. & Audra L. (McQuern) Heimbach.  He married Pamela D. Blubaugh on July 2, 1966 and she survives. Jack was in the first class to graduate from Clinton Prairie High School in 1962 and was a lifetime resident of Clinton County.  He retired from the Frankfort Police Department in 1988 and served as Assistant Chief for 4 years under Chief Paul Underwood. He also worked for Oliver Trucking and Dahmen Trucking and helped on the Bill McQuern…

  • Waveland

    Jesse Thomas Rivenbark

    Jesse Thomas Rivenbark, 77, of Waveland passed away on Tuesday, September 4, 2018 at his residence. He was born on July 20, 1941 in Wilmington, North Carolina to the late Jesse Autway and Dorothy (Clander) Rivenbark. On November 23, 1981 he married Melba (McKinley) Rivenbark. She preceded him in death on April 14, 2017. Upon graduating from high school he joined the United States Navy where he proudly served our country. After returning home he attended trade school for two years to become an electrician.  Jesse helped in the construction of Nucor and then worked there as an electrician and safety officer until retirement. He was a member of the Masonic Lodge, and…

  • Evansville

    Joyce Ann Johnson

    Joyce Tate Johnson, 80 of Memphis, Tennessee passed away on Tuesday August 21, 2018 in Evansville, Indiana. Born August 15, 1938, Joyce was a retired employee of the Memphis City School System where most of her years was served at Cummings Elementary. She had a passion for education and inspiring young students. A product of the Memphis City Schools, Joyce was the Hamilton High School Valedictorian of the Class of 1956. She was also a graduate of Philander Smith College, Little Rock, Arkansas and received her master’s from Memphis State University (now identified as the University of Memphis). Her son, John A. Johnson, III was serving as her caregiver during…

  • Vincennes

    Thomas E. Norrod

    Thomas E. Norrod, 77, passed away at IU Simon Cancer Center with daughter Melissa at his side in Indianapolis, IN on September,2018. Thomas was born in Monroe, TN to Herman and Clancy (Sells) Norrod on November 7, 1940 where he grew up. He had ten brothers and sisters. Surviving are Gerald Norrod, Donald Norrod, Roy Norrod and Betty (Norrod) Ledbetter all of Monroe, TN. Deceased are Homer Norrod, Paul Norrod. Landon Norrod, who died as a child, Glenn Norrod, Bethel Norrod and sister Helen (Norrod) Reister. He married Janie Sue (Buck) Norrod on December 2, 1961 and she survives in Washington, IN. They have two children Thomas “Mark” Norrod of…

  • Columbus

    Mrs. Joyce J. Crossland

    Joyce J. Crossland, 67, of Columbus, passed from this life at 11:02 p.m. Tuesday, September 4, 2018 at Our Hospice of South Central Indiana Inpatient Facility. Joyce was a volunteer with Exotic Feline Rescue Center in Center Point, Indiana. She was an avid reader and had a love for all animals. The funeral will be conducted at 11:30 a.m. Tuesday at Barkes, Weaver & Glick Funeral Home on Washington Street with Virgil Clotfelter officiating. Family and friends may call from 10:00 a.m. to time of service Tuesday at the funeral home. Burial will be at Garland Brook Cemetery. Memorial contributions may be made to Our Hospice of South Central Indiana.…

  • Hartford City

    Gary J. Dickey

    Hartford City, IN Gary J. Dickey, 63, passed away Tuesday, September 4, 2018 at his home. He was born January 3, 1955 in Hartford City the son of James W. and Patty (May) Dickey. Gary graduated from Blackford High School in 1973. He became a brick mason working many years in the masonry trade. He enjoyed learning about history especially on the History Channel. He attended the Grace United Methodist Church. Surviving are his parents, James and Patty Dickey, Hartford City; three brothers, Greg (Colleen) Dickey, Hartford City, David (Michelle) Dickey, Hartford City and Dennis (Paula) Dickey, Daleville. Also surviving are several aunts, uncles, nieces, and nephews. Funeral services will…

  • Elkhart

    Robert E Myers

    ROBERT E. MYERS March 10, 1928 – August 31, 2018 PLYMOUTH- Robert E. Myers, 90, of Plymouth, formerly of Elkhart, passed away Friday August 31, 2018 at Miller’s Merry Manor in Plymouth. He was born March 10, 1928 in Muncie, Indiana to the late Oscar L. & Eunice E. (Asher) Myers. Robert was a former member of the Elkhart Moose Lodge #599 and was formerly employed by Glenn L. Johnson Trucking Company in Elkhart. Any surviving relatives are asked to contact the Walley-Mills-Zimmerman Funeral Home. In keeping with his wishes, cremation will take place and burial will be held at a later date in Chapel Hill Memorial Gardens in Osceola.…

  • Indianapolis

    Paul R. Harmon

    Paul R. Harmon, 83, passed away September 4, 2018. He was born January 27, 1935, in French Lick, IN, to the late Oliver and Martha Harmon. Paul was a 1952 graduate of Frankfort High School. Paul graduated at the Engineer school, Fort Belvoir, VA. He was trained in the storage, identification, issue and receipt of engineer spare parts for all types of equipment. He proudly served his country in the U.S. Army and married Phyllis J. Nibarger December 27, 1957. Paul was a purchasing agent for NAPA Auto Parts for over 38 years, retiring in 1997. Paul was a longtime member of Aldersgate Free Methodist Church, where he served as…

  • Terre Haute

    TAYLOR, Heather May 5, 1976 – Sep 4, 2018

    Heather Dawn Taylor, 42, of Terre Haute, passed away Sept. 4, 2018. She was born May 5, 1976, in Terre Haute. Heather was faithful to God and loved him. She was a proud mother and one of her greatest joys was being “GiGi” to her grandson. Heather had a smile that could light up a room. She had a hug for everyone, and a unique laugh that was contagious. She enjoyed fishing and socializing. Heather worked in the eye care industry for most of her adult life, where her patients became her friends. Heather is survived by her companion of 20 years, Dale Good and his parents; her parents, Tim…

  • Logansport

    RALSTON, Leroy Nov 11, 1935 – Sep 3, 2018

    Leroy Ralston, 82, of Walton passed away Monday, Sept. 3, 2018 at his home. He is survived by his wife of 61 years, Maria Ralston, and his children, Gabriele (Dave) Smith of Lafayette; Diana Mordenti of Logansport and Daniel Ralston of Peru. He retired from the Air Force. No services are scheduled at this time. www.murrayweaver funeralhome.com

  • Terre Haute

    JONES, Edward Sep 9, 1926 – Sep 4, 2018

    SUN CITY CENTER, Fla. [mdash] Edward Kenneth Jones, 91, of Sun City Center, passed away on Tuesday, Sept. 4, 2018. Ed was born Sept. 9, 1926, in Terre Haute, to Leo Jones and Edith Jones. He served his country in the U.S. Navy during World War II as a pilot. Ed was preceded in death by his parents; two brothers; and one sister. Surviving are his wife of 50 years, Martha; his grandson, Steven J. Firestone, whom they raised from 3 days old; two sons, Mike Jones and wife Leah of Falls Church, Va., and their children Jeff and Sherry; and Steve Jones and wife Martha of Bristol, Va., and…