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    Timothy L. Pemberton

    Timothy L. Pemberton, 61, of Orleans, passed away at 9:45 AM on Friday, September 21, 2018 at his home. He was born April 5, 1957 in Bedford, IN, the son of Cecil and Janet “Peggy” (James) Pemberton. He married Kathy Knight on August 16, 1995 and she survives. He was employed at French Lick Resort and previously employed at Essex in Orleans for many years. He graduated from Mitchell High School. He is survived by his wife of Orleans; father of Mitchell; two daughters, Tannya James of Loogootee and Tristda Cook (Caleb) of Orleans; one step son, Andrew Evans of Orleans; thirteen grandchildren; three brothers, Randy, Kevin and Brian Pemberton.…

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    Robert "Bob" W. Harris

    Robert “Bob” W. Harris, 78, of Orleans, passed away at 5:50 AM on Saturday, September 15, 2018 at Rosegate Village in Indianapolis, IN. He was born December 16, 1939 in Sulphur, IN, the son of Clyde R. and Bernice (Mock) Harris. He married Linda Harris (Hodson) on February 21, 1959 and she survives. They traveled three years with the Jones Company before returning to make Orleans their home. Once established in Orleans he took employment with Holland Dairy where he worked more the thirty years. He also received his Real Estate Agent and Broker licenses from Indiana University. Robert and wife, Linda were former co-owners of Herles Café. He was…

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    Michael P. Williams

    Michael P. Williams, 60, of Orleans, passed away at 7:00 AM on Thursday, September 06, 2018 at his home. He was born January 7, 1958 in Bedford, IN, the son of Larry and Barbara (McCart) Williams. He married Sherry Williams (Green) on August 6, 1986 and she survives. He is survived by his wife, Sherry Williams of Orleans; three sons, Jake Williams (Lori), John Williams and Joe Williams (Kaycee) all of Orleans; one daughter, Jessie Williams of Louisiana; six grandchildren, Lexie, Brady, Hunter, Tucker, Bryar and Wade; one sister, Molly Rose Baker (Brian) of Orleans; one sister-in-law, Terri Williams of Orleans and several nieces, nephews and cousins. He was preceded…

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    Dorothy I. Robinson

    Dorothy Irene Robinson, 99, of Greenwood, passed away September 5, 2018 at Greenwood Healthcare Center. She was born on July 9, 1919 in West Baden Springs, IN, the daughter of Everett T. and Ruth (Batchelor) Harris. She worked at General Motors for 47 years as an office clerk in Bedford, Kokomo and Speedway and later worked 21 years at Conkle Funeral Home in Speedway. She was a graduate of Vincennes Lincoln High School. She is survived by one brother, Edward R. Harris (Patty) of Greenwood and two grandchildren, Melissa and Christina. She was preceded in death by her parents; husband; one son, Ronald Slate; one sister, Grace Grubbs; one brother,…

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    Sarah E. "Betty" Lindley

    Sarah E. “Betty” Lindley, 92, of Orleans, passed away at 6:23 PM on August 31, 2018 at Stonebridge Health Campus in Bedford. She was born July 5, 1926 in Mitchell, IN, the daughter of Howard and Jane (Gilliatt) Tegarden. She married John W. Lindley on November 2, 1947 and he preceded her in death in 1997. Alongside John, she owned and operated Quality Market, Lindley’s IGA before retirement. She was a homemaker and also manager of the Orange County License Branch for over 20 years. She was a member of the Orleans Christian Church and Orleans Phi Beta Psi. In her younger years she was an avid bridge player and…

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    Helen Marie Howell

    Helen Marie Howell, 84, of Campbellsburg, passed away at 1:54 pm on Wednesday, August 29, 2018 at her residence. She was born December 9, 1933 in Pennington Gap, Virginia, the daughter of Alfred and Cassie (Yeary) Ward. She attended Lost River Baptist Church and Orleans Christian Church. She worked at Mitchell Manor Nursing Home for over twenty years. She is survived by two daughters, Beverly Eberle (Tom) of Campbellsburg and Tammy Fleck of Salem; two sons, David Grace (Shelly) of Williams and Doug Grace (Judy) of Virginia; thirteen grandchildren; twenty-eight great grandchildren; two great great grandchildren; one brother, Alfred “Wayne” Ward of Bedford. She was preceded in death by her…

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    Kenneth E. Newlin

    Kenneth E. Newlin, 87, of Orleans, passed away at 11:55 PM on Monday, August 20, 2018 at Baptist Health Floyd Hospital in New Albany, IN. He was born January 18, 1931 in Orange County, IN, the son of Opal and Edith (Eastwood) Newlin. He married Madge (Kaiser) Newlin on May 5, 1951 and she preceded him in death on May 8, 2011. He was a member of West Baden First Baptist Church. He retired from IMI/Rogers Group after over 30 years of employment. He graduated from Orleans High School class of 1949. He was an avid Orleans Bulldog sports fan. He is survived by two sons, James (Karen) Newlin of…

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    Betty L. Sanders

    Betty L. Sanders, 75, of Orleans, passed away at 2:00 PM on Saturday, July 21, 2018 at the Paoli Health and Living Community. She was born November 13, 1942 in Indianapolis, IN, the daughter of Robert Harley and Mary Ruth (Alexander) Cassidy. She married Kenneth Sanders on March 7, 1959 and he survives. She was a member of the Kingdom Hall of Jehovah’s Witness in Mitchell and a homemaker. She is survived by her husband of Orleans; four sons, Kenneth E. (Sonni) Sanders of Paoli, Marlon D. Sanders of Orleans, Roy (Dena) Sanders of Dubois and Troy Sanders of Paoli; two daughters, Debra S. (Everett) Best of Paoli and Sheila…

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    Donald W. Simmons

    Donald W. Simmons, 86, of Orleans, died Tuesday, May 29, 2018 at 12:10 AM, at Meadowbrook Senior Living in Fishers, Indiana. He was born March 15, 1932 in Orleans, Indiana, the son of Glenn and Ruby (Wells) Simmons. He was a member of the Orleans Masonic Lodge and a past member of the Orleans United Methodist Church. A veteran of the US Air Force serving during the Korean War while stationed in Europe and attended Purdue University. He retired from the United States Postal Service after 42 years of employment and was a member of the Million Mile Club. He worked for his father at Simmons Tire Service in Orleans.…

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    Peggy Rose Williams

    Peggy Rose Williams, 78, of Orleans, passed away at 11:33 AM on Sunday, May 20, 2018 at her residence. She was born May, 7 1940 in Washington County, IN, the daughter of Harry and Edith (Hixon) Clipp. She married William “Bill” Williams on November 3, 1967 and he survives. She was a member of the Mt. Horeb Baptist Church, serving as Sunday School secretary and a member of the Red Hat Society. She worked at the Bank of Orleans for many years. She is survived by her husband of Orleans; five brothers, Jim, Ronnie, Joe, Bill and Danny Clipp; three sisters, Louise Warren, Alice Fawver and Catherine Riley; many nieces…

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    Elizabeth Julianne Judah

    Elizabeth Julianne Judah, 66, of Orleans, passed away on Friday, May 11, 2018 at IU Health Hospice House in Bloomington, IN. She was born February 28, 1952 in Bedford, IN, the daughter of Lewis and Maralee (Collins) Williams. She was a member of the Mt. Horeb Baptist Church. She is survived by her father, of Orleans; two sons, Lewis Todd (Patty) Williams and Matthew (Alana) Judah both of Orleans; one daughter, Heather Judah (Chris Coulston) of Shelbyville, IN; six grandchildren, Harrison and Pete Judah, Avery Williams, Kalub, Antjuan and Bobbie Coulston-Judah; two brothers, Bobby (Karen) Williams of Collierville, TN and Jeff (Christy) Williams of Williams, IN; several nieces and nephews.…

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    Bret D. Freed

    Bret D. Freed, 43, of Orleans, passed away at 4:15 AM on Thursday, May 10, 2018. He was born June 10, 1974 in Bedford, IN, the son of Leroy Freed and Sarah Elisabeth (Chastain) True. He married Kendra (Salyers) Freed on June 18, 2005 and she survives. He was a member at Lost River Primitive Baptist Church in Campbellsburg. He was an assistant coach with OC sluggers and helped coach in Orleans Youth Baseball League. He was employed at LSI Wallcovering in New Albany. He was a veteran of the U.S. Army. He is survived by his wife of Orleans; two children, Dane and Ryan Freed both of Orleans; mother,…

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    Carolyn Green

    Carolyn Green, 59, of Orleans, passed away at 8:10 AM on Wednesday, May 02, 2018 at her residence. She was born September 13, 1958 in Salem, IN, the daughter of Leon W. and Pearl Grace (Benton) Coble. She married Steven Green on October 25, 1980 and he survives. She was owner and operator of J and S Sportswear in Orleans for over twenty years. She was Dogwood Festival Treasurer for fifteen years, past member of Phi Beta Si and was very active in Relay for Life “Team Green”. She is survived by her husband of Orleans; two daughters, Jennifer Carter and Stephanie Trowbridge (Cody) both of Orleans; four grandchildren; twin…

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    Janet Stewart

    Janet Carol Stewart, 78, of Bedford, died at 1:05 PM on Sunday, April 29, 2018, at Springs Valley Meadows in French Lick, IN. Born May 11, 1939 in Lexington, Virginia, she was the daughter of Paul Houston Muterspaw and Margaret Marie Smith and (Ila Gertrude Hickman, birthmother). She married Norman James (Jr.) Lindley, on March 30, 1956 and with this union five children were born. She next married William (Willie) Edward Owens, on February 25, 1978 and he preceded her in death. She next married Robert Dale Stewart, on August 20, 1988 and he preceded her in death. Janet worked as a CNA at the Hospitality House in Bedford and…

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    Helen M. Proctor

    Helen Mae (Walker) Proctor, 78, of Orleans, passed away at 3:43 PM on April 24, 2018, at her residence. She was born March 26, 1940 in Crawfordsville IN, the daughter of Clarence and Vera (Quinn) Walker. She married Herschel Gene Proctor, June 13, 1978, and he preceded her in death, February 23, 2018. She retired from Orange County REMC after twenty-nine years and was a member of Orleans Tri-Kappa. Helen is survived by two daughters; Kim (Mike) McCracken of Orleans, LeAnn (Jeff) Trueblood of Salem, one son; Rick (Diana) Cowan of Orleans, two step-daughters; Beth Ann (Nate) Schnellenberger, Pam (Tom) Hughes; fourteen grandchildren, twenty-four great grandchildren; three brothers; Jerry (Eileen)…