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    Evelyn Jean (Reese) Smith

    Evelyn Jean (Reese) Smith Galena, IN Evelyn Jean (Reese) Smith, age 91, of Galena passed away on Friday, November 29, 2019 at her home. She was born in Galena, IN on May 5, 1928 to Wilbert and Nettie (Fife) Reese.  She was preceded in death by her loving husband, Bert Smith and parents Wilbert and Nettie Fife Reese. She is survived by a niece Kathleen Scott, and several cousins and many friends. Evelyn was a member of Chapel Hill Christian Church. She previously attended Edwardsville United Methodist Church and Galena United Methodist Church. Evelyn loved and cared for cats and kittens since she was two years old. She especially loved…

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    Martha Jane Boaz

    Lexington, IN Martha Jane (Morris) Boaz, age 88, of Lexington, IN passed away peacefully at her home surrounded by her family on Tuesday, November 26, 2019. She was born on December 15, 1930 to Walter T. Morris and Lillian (Marshall) Morris. Martha married Condon “Bud” Boaz, Jr.  on February 9, 1951. She worked Kings Daughter Hospital, Marble Hill Power Plant, and Conn Organ Manufacturing Co. Martha enjoyed gardening, quilting, sewing, spending time with her family and her beloved cats. She is preceded in death by her husband, her parents, her son in law Tom Ramsey, and her two brothers Dale C. Morris and John Morris. Martha is survived by two…

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    Earnest Leon Darland

    Hardinsburg, Indiana:  Earnest Leon Darland, age 84, passed away peacefully at Harrison Springs Health Campus in Corydon, Indiana on Friday, November 22, 2019.  Earnest was born August 26, 1935 to the late Winfield Franklin and Tressie Marie (Mattingly) Darland in Mackville, Kentucky.  He married Wilma Pulliam on September 8, 1956.  Earnest worked and retired from Pillsbury in New Albany, Indiana after 41 years of service. He was a member of Kansas Church of Christ and loved music, especially Gospel and Country.  Earnest also enjoyed farming, hunting birds and deer, and most of all his large family. Preceding him in death, besides his parents are a sister Violet Gail Darland and…

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    Norma Carol (Holder) Pendleton

    Louisville, KY:  On November 21, 2019, Norma Carol (Holder) Pendleton received her angel wings.  Norma was born April 15, 1944 in Columbia, TN to Melvin and Tina Holder.  She was the youngest of five children including Sylvia, Keith, Imogene and David. She delighted in raising her family and left to cherish her memory are daughters, Paige Stewart and Monica Mays, son Jonathan Pendleton as well as her grandchildren, Catherine, Michael and Luke.  She truly valued her family and friends.  She grew up in the rural town of Palmyra, Indiana and was always thrilled being out in nature and lived life to the fullest, never forgetting where she came from. For…

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    Judith Marie Abolins

    Judith Marie Abolins Palmyra, IN Judith Marie Abolins, age 75, passed away Monday, November 18, 2019 at St. Vincent Hospital in Salem, IN. She was born in San Francisco, California on January 17, 1944 to Johnny Smart and Ruth (Umball) Smart. Judith had previously worked at Lincoln Hills Nursing Home as a nursing assistant.  She enjoyed her pet dogs and horse trail riding. Judith is preceded in death by her parents, her adoptive parents Leo and Dorothy Jenson, one daughter Amber Dean Smith, one grandson Edward Schooler, and two brothers Glen Jenson and Johnny Smart. Judith is survived by two daughters Linda Reeg of Nebraska and Debbie Honeycutt of Illinois…

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    Mary Louise (Emmons) Drabek

    Pekin, IN:  Mary Louise (Emmons) Drabek, age 89, was born April 25, 1930 in Louisville, KY to Guy William and Goldie Mae (Douglas) Emmons and grew up in the Crescent Hill Neighborhood. She married Edmund Felix Drabek on March 31, 1956.  They were married 50 years before his death.  She passed away peacefully at Nazareth Home in Louisville, KY on Saturday, November 16, 2019. She was an alumnus of Theodore Ahrens Trade High School and acquired an associate degree in Paralegal Studies.  She was a member of Delta Epsilon Tau.  Mary’s major employment was with law enforcement at the University of Louisville Southern Police Institute and the Louisville Division of…

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    Debra Sue Bird

    Debra Sue Byrd Hardinsburg: Debra Sue Byrd, age 63, passed away peacefully surrounded by her family at Jewish Hospital in Louisville, Ky on November 13, 2019. She was born September 03, 1956 toWilliam and Myrtle Irene(Logsdon) Ater. Debra worked as a caregiver for Blue River Services. She enjoyed Church activities, spending time with her family and playing with her grandchildren. Debra is preceded in death by her parents, three brothers and one sister. She is survived by her companion Scott Moore, son Garry Byrd Jr, daughter Angela (Jason) Austin, three grandsons, two granddaughters, two brothers, and four sisters. Funeral services will be Monday, November 18, 2019 at 1 p.m. at…

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    Melissa Blackford

    Sellersburg: Melissa An Blackford, age54, passed away peacefully surrounded by her family at Baptist Health Floyd Hospital on November 12, 2019. She was born November 25, 1964 to Clifford and Rita Lynn (Schamel) Harl. Melissa married Charles Blackford on March 07, 1988. She worked at and retired from United Parcel Service as a package handler. She was a member of Faith Harvest Chuch in Greenville Indiana. Melissa was a Graduate of Floyd Central High School, class of 1982. She enjoyed Bargin hunting, Bingo, her church, and spending time with her Grandchildren. Melissa is preceded in death by Her Mother Rita Lynn (Schamel) Harl. She is survived by her father Clifford…

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    Paul Albert Rowland

    Fredericksburg: Paul Albert Rowland, age 86, passed away peacefully surrounded by family at Baptist Health Floyd on Saturday, September 28, 2019.   He was born on July 17, 1933, to Wiley and Dora (Brooks) Rowland in Arthur, Tennessee.  Paul married Wanda R. (Lyles) Rowland on August 23, 1957.  He worked both as a farmer and at Ford Motor Assembly Plant from which he was retired.  Paul enjoyed fishing and spending time with his family and his friends.  He was a member of Palmyra United Methodist Church.  He was also a member of Masonic Lodge Blue River 457, Scottish Rite of Indianapolis 32°, and Salem Eastern Star 286.  Paul was a veteran…

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    Rose M. Love

    Georgetown, IN  Rose Marie (Singleton) Love, age 83, passed away peacefully at Golden Guardians Elder Care on Saturday , October 26, 2019. She was born in Hazard, KY on Sept 4th, 1936 to Lucian Singleton and Anna Mae (Gayheart) Singleton. She was a graduate of the Georgetown High School Class of 1954. Rose married Donald Love on Feb. 20, 1954. She was a member of the Indian Creek Baptist Church in Georgetown.  Rose enjoyed quilting and spending time with her family and was also a bookkeeper. She is preceded in death by her parents, three brothers Jack Singleton, Elmer Singleton , and George Singleton, two sisters Anna Lee Allen and…

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    Joyce Elaine Rufing

    Joyce Elaine Rufing  Greenville, IN: Joyce Elaine (Brown) Rufing, age 67, passed away peacefully surrounded by her family at Baptist Health Floyd on November 4, 2019. She was born May 14, 1952 to Thomas Albert and Naomi Marie (Wiseheart) Brown. Joyce married Roger Rufing on December 21, 1968 She worked at and retired from Floyd Memorial Hospital. Joyce was a member of Greenville Christian Church. She enjoyed Spending time with her family. Playing with her grandchildren, and being apart of her church prayer group. Joyce is preceded in death by her father, and a sister Carolyn (Fred) McCain. She is survived by her mother, husband Roger Rufing, son Jason (Donna)Rufing,…

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    Harlan Kenneth Adamson

    Palmyra, IN Harlan Kenneth Adamson, age 81, passed away peacefully at his home surrounded by his family on Friday, November 8th, 2019. Harlan was born in Madison, IN on June 14, 1938 to Kermie Harland Adamson and Grace Elizabeth (Day) Adamson. On Feb 1st, 1963 he married Ruth (Grey) Adamson. Harlan was co-owner and operator of Adamson Nursery INC. in Palmyra, IN. Harlan was a former Bank Director of First Harrison Bank in Palmyra, IN. He was a member and Deacon of the Indian Creek Baptist Church in Georgetown, IN. He was a member of the Gideon International and Habitat for Humanity. Harlan graduated from Morgan Twp. High school Class…

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    Jerry B. Coomer

    Palmyra:  Jerry B. Coomer, 75, passed away peacefully at home, Tuesday, October 29, 2019, surrounded by his loving family.  He was born July 14, 1944 in Glasgow, KY to the late George Calvin and Delsia (Shelly) Coomer.  Jerry married Ann Marie (Ruschman) Coomer on July 1, 1972.  He owned and operated Coomer Backhoe & Dozer.    He enjoyed working, camping, his cat “Greasy”, and loved eating sweets, especially Little Debbie Oatmeal Cream Pies. Jerry is preceded in death by his parents George & Delsia Coomer; his brother Gerald David Coomer; and his sister Myra Coomer. Jerry is survived by his wife of 47 years, Ann Marie (Ruschman) Coomer; sons David (Margie),…

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    Robert Keith Nunley

    Robert Keith Nunley Palmyra, IN  Robert Keith Nunley, age 49, passed away October 23, 2019 at his home. Robert was born on May 25, 1970 in Kettering, Ohio to Spencer Nunley and Jerrietta (Melton) Nunley. Robert worked in construction and remodeling and enjoyed woodworking as a hobby. He was preceded in death by his mother Jerrietta Nunley and a brother Ludwayde Nunley. Robert is survived by his daughter Jerrilyn Cleveland, his father Spencer Nunley, and two brothers Mark Nunley and Lawrence Nunley. Several nieces and nephews also survive. Cremation was chosen by the family. Love Funeral Home in Palmyra is in charge of the arrangements. A memorial service will be…

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    Ezra”E.C.”Cook Isham

    Hardinsburg: E.C. Isham, age 80, passed away peacefully at home surrounded by his family on October 18, 2019. He was born in Bardstown, KY to Richard and Ruby (Parrott) Isham on May 14, 1939.  E.C. was married to Marilyn Isham for over 30 years. E.C. worked as a horse trainer and especially enjoyed working with and training Quarter horses. He was a Navy Veteran. He is preceded in death by his wife, parents, and a brother Dickie Isham. E.C. is survived by his two sons, Kevin Isham and Keith Isham, care giver Tina Pell, three grandchildren Bryan Isham, Mercedes Isham, and Jesse Isham, two great-grandchildren Tristan Isham and Landon Isham,…

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    Mary Viola Miller

    Mary Viola Miller Greenville IN: Mary Viola Trent-Miller, 71, of Greenville, IN passed away at Floyd Memorial Hospital on Wednesday August 28, 2019. She was born on August 03, 1948 in Elizabethtown, KY to William C. and Margie L. (Bray) Trent. She married Donald miller on January 31,1969. Mary was a Homemaker and member of New Christian Church in Greenville, IN. She enjoyed collecting porcelain dolls and spending time with her family.    In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by a son David Miller, two brothers William Trent and Monty Trent as well as a sister Rita Griffith. She is survived by her husband Donald Miller,…

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    Lawrence William (Willie) Ems

    New Salisbury, IN: Lawrence William (Willie) Ems, age 68, passed away Sunday August 25, 2019 at his home. Willie was born June 21, 1951 in New Albany, IN to Lawrence Fisher Ems and Anna Robinson Ems. He was a member of the Central Barren United Methodist Church. Willie was a graduate of the last class of Morgan Township High School, the class of 1969. He loved music and played in the MTHS band and the Ballyhoos, INC. Willie owned a local trucking company specializing primarily in hauling farm supplies and products. He enjoyed farming and driving a truck, as well as special hobbies of tractor pulling and drag-racing. He also…

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    John T. Coleman

    Louisville, KY: John T. Coleman, age 72, passed away August 15, 2019 at his home. He was born in New Albany, IN on August 7, 1947 to William and Georgia (McCutchan) Coleman.  John was a veteran of both the Army and Air Force. He was an electrician who retired from the IBEW Local #369. John was a member of the Palmyra Church of Christ. He was a dedicated IU fan, who enjoyed watching the Indianapolis Colts. John was  an avid vegetable gardener, and also loved to go fishing and hunting. John was preceded in death by his parents, 4 siblings, Robert “Bob” Coleman, Nancy Massey, Charlene Belcher, and Roberta Christison.…

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    Susan E. Strange

    Palmyra, IN:  Susan E. Strange, age 71, passed away peacefully at her home surrounded by her loving family on Monday July 22, 2019. Susan was born on April 26, 1948 to Hager and Ida (Corum) Bowling. She was a graduate of New Albany High School. Susan was formerly employed by Kimball Office Furniture in Borden, Kelly Dental in New Albany, and later with her husband Melvin was the owner and florist of “Sue’s Garden Path” in Palmyra, IN. Susan enjoyed gardening, Estate Auctions Sales, Yard Sales, Florida Beach traveling, and playing with her grandchildren and great grandchildren. Susan was preceded in death by her parents and a sister Jessie Oates.…

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    Irma Mae Barnard

    Fredericksburg:  Irma Mae (Deatrick) Barnard, age 97, passed away peacefully at her daughter’s home on July 22, 2019.  She was born September 13, 1921 in New Middletown, Indiana to the late Sheridan and Mary Ann “Mamie” (McPhillips) Deatrick.  Irma graduated from New Middletown High School in 1939 and married Claude Barnard on June 24, 1944.  Irma enjoyed going to St. Michaels Catholic Church in Bradford.  She loved her large family and enjoyed cooking. She was employed as a factory worker and worked at GKN Sinter Metal (the old Gould Factory) in Salem, Indiana and Cortron Television Factory in New Orleans, Indiana. Preceding her in death besides her husband Claude Barnard,…

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    Eunice Kay Thomas

    Palmyra, IN  Eunice K. Thomas, age 75, passed away Thursday July 18, 2019 at the Baptist Health Floyd Hospital in New Albany, IN. She was born on December 13, 1943 in Scott County Indiana.  She was preceded in death by her parents Elmer Francis Snow and Helen Ruth Peeks, one son Ralph Thomas, one brother Taylor “Jr.” Holland, and one sister Betty Keithley. Eunice loved celebrating the Christmas season and the family gatherings. She enjoyed watching TV and was a devoted fan of “Days of Our Lives”. Eunice was a cashier and clerk for the former Stephen’s Carry Out in Palmyra. Eunice is survived by two daughters, Melissa (David) Jordan…

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    Ruben Dwayne Gibson

    Pekin, IN: Ruben Dwayne Gibson, age 59, passed away at his home on Wednesday, July 17, 2019.  Dwayne was born on August 6, 1959 in Salem, IN, to Rube and Mary Ann (Roberts) Gibson.  He married Kelly (Jones) Gibson on May 9, 1981.  He worked at Blue River Farm Supply in Palmyra.  Dwayne enjoyed spending time with his grandchildren, family, fishing, hunting and loved being outdoors. He is preceded in death by his parents, Rube and Mary Ann Gibson; his son, Jeremiah Gibson; and his sister, Carolyn Dalton. Dwayne is survived by his wife, Kelly (Jones) Gibson; a daughter, Samara Colwell (Ryan) McPherson; three sons, Joshua (Sharon) Gibson, Lee (Jenny)…

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    Geneva Nell (Nichols) Worley-Love

    PALMYRA:  Geneva Nell Nichols Worley-Love, 94, of Palmyra, Indiana passed away peacefully Saturday, June 29th at The Villages of Silvercrest in New Albany, Indiana of natural causes. She was born March 4, 1925 in Monroe, Kentucky, daughter of the late William Clarence and Helen Hensley Nichols of Seymour, Indiana. Geneva was a lifelong homemaker whose priorities were her faith, her family, and her quilting.  She was a member of the South Liberty Church of Christ and later the Palmyra Church of Christ. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husbands, Gwendel Carroll Worley and Clarence Adrian Love.  Her sisters Eunice Elaine Bierly-Hester-Casey, Laura Frances (Edward)…

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    William “Ray” Moore

    Greenville, IN: William “Ray” Moore, age 84, passed away peacefully at Baptist Health Floyd in New Albany, IN on April 8, 2019. Ray was born on March 21, 1935, to Henry and Bonnie Noreen Moore in Madisonville, KY. On August 14, 1954, he married Dora Ann Cox. They have celebrated 65 years of marriage. Ray was a former employee of Brown-Forman Distillery in Louisville, KY for 40 years. He was a member of Palmyra Baptist Church. Ray loved hunting, fishing, gardening, square dancing, going to church, volunteering with Dora at local hospitals and nursing homes, entertaining guests at their home, and spending time with family. He is preceded in death…

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    James Nolan Voyles

    Palmyra, IN Jim Voyles, age 65, passed away peacefully on Thursday March 28, 2019 at his family’s home in Palmyra. Jim was born in New Albany, IN on August 1st, 1953 to Carl and Thelma (Emerson) Voyles. Jim was a member of the former EUB Evangelical United Brethren Church in Palmyra. He was a graduate of North Harrison High School, class of 1971. Jim retired from the Harrison County Park System after 21 years where he served as Manager of the Buffalo Trace Park in Palmyra most of his career.  Jim enjoyed the outdoors, hunting, trapping, and fishing. He was also very musically talented playing the fiddle, banjo, and piano…

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    Junior Crawford

    New Salisbury, IN:  Junior Crawford, age 71, passed away peacefully at home, surrounded by his family, on Thursday, March 21, 2019.  Junior was born on April 24, 1947 in New Salisbury, IN to Henry and Bessie Herd Crawford.  He retired with 31 years of service from Verizon Communications, Inc. in Corydon, IN.  He was a 1965 graduate of Morgan Twp. High School, he served for 6 years in the US Army Reserve, he was a member of the Central Barren United Methodist Church, and a member of Masonic Lodge 457 in Fredericksburg, IN and 591 in Crandall.  Junior loved traveling, fishing, IU basketball, and most of all telling jokes. He…

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    John Tandy

    Georgetown, IN: John Tandy, age 72, passed away on Thursday, February 21, 2019, at Harrison County Hospital. He was born on July 26, 1946, in Louisville, KY. On September 27, 1998, John married Brenda Cook. They have celebrated 21 years of marriage. John worked for ABEL Construction and was a member of the Local 576 Laborers Union. He enjoyed woodworking and spending time with his family. He is preceded in death by his parents, a son John Tandy, as well as many brothers and sisters. He is survived by his wife Brenda Tandy and six children: Shawn (Liala) Tandy, Sherry Gruber, Daniel (Tammy) Tandy, Kim Smith, Shannon (Robbie) Carney, and…

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    Richard Marshall

    Richard W. Marshall, 87, of Pekin died Monday, February 18, 2019 at Traditions at Hunter Station, Sellersburg, IN. Richard was born on January 23, 1932 in Martinsburg, IN. He was the son of the late Theodore and Ada (Nale) Marshall. He served his country during the Korean War in the U.S. Air Force. He was a retired employee of Tecumseh Engine and a former employee of BF Goodrich. He also was the caretaker of Mt. Washington Cemetery for many years. He was a member of the Martinsburg Church of Christ, a lifelong resident of Washington County, IN and a 1950 graduate of Pekin High School. He was preceded in death…

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    Cathy Reed

    Cathy Lea Reed, age 55, passed away peacefully at home surrounded by her family on Monday, February 18, 2019 after a two year battle with cancer. She was born on September 30, 1963 in New Albany, IN to Glenn and Carol (Sappenfield) Stackhouse. Cathy married Kevin Reed on September 18, 1982. She was a 1982 graduate of North Harrison High School and a 1987 graduate of IU Southeast with a Bachelor of Science in Nursing. She worked at Clark Memorial Hospital for thirty years as a Nursery Nurse. She was a member of Salem Community Church. Cathy enjoyed spending time with her family, especially her grandsons, working on crafting projects,…

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    Jacob Howard Fleenor

    Pekin, IN Jacob H. Fleenor, age 19, passed away Thursday Feb. 14, 2019 in Clarksville, IN. Jacob was born on April 1, 1999 in New Albany, IN to Dustin and Kristi (Cooper) Fleenor. He was a 2016 graduate of Eastern High School and had worked at several jobs in the local area. Jacob loved the outdoors and enjoyed hunting and fishing. Jacob is survived by his parents: Dustin and Kristi Fleenor, his brother Hunter Fleenor, his paternal grandmother Marijane Crofford and his maternal grandmother Cindy (Mike) Leslie. Jacob is preceded in death by his grandfather Fred Fleenor and great grandfather Glenn Applegate. Funeral service will be at 2:00 p.m. Sunday…

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    Mettie Crawford

    Palmyra, IN Mettie (Asher) Crawford, age 91, passed away peacefully surrounded by her family Friday, February 15, 2019 at Baptist Health Floyd Hospital in New Albany, IN. Mettie was born on June 2, 1927 in Redbird, Ky to Tom and Polly Asher. Mettie married Jesse Crawford on September 13, 1952, and they enjoyed 62 years of marriage together. She was a retired custodian for the North Harrison Community Schools serving at Morgan Elementary. Mettie enjoyed watching basketball on TV, especially IU, and loved spending time with her family and grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her parents, her beloved husband, James, granddaughter, Regina Adamson, grandsons, Shane Adamson and Matt…

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    Thelma Hendrich

    Central Barren, IN: Thelma J. Hendrich, age 91, passed away peacefully at Beard Assisted Care on Tuesday, February 12, 2019. Thelma was born on April 9, 1927 to Harry and Arminta Sappenfield in Bradford, IN. She was a 1945 graduate of Morgan High School. On September 20, 1947, Thelma married Eugene Hendrich. They celebrated 61 years of marriage before his passing in 2009. Thelma was a homemaker but also worked for many years in production for the old Wennings Meat Packing Company in Central Barren. She was a member of the Central Barren United Methodist Church. Her favorite pastime was shopping, especially at Kohl’s. She is preceded in death by…

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    Kenneth Wayne Raye

    Fredericksburg, IN Kenneth Wayne Raye, age 48, died Saturday Feb. 2, 2019 at U of L Hospital from injuries sustained in an auto accident. He was born on April 4, 1970 in Middlesboro, KY to Earl Raye and Lottie Edmondson. Kenneth was a welder and pipefitter and was employed at NYE Welding Company in Corydon, IN. He was also a mechanic and enjoyed working on cars with his buddies. Kenneth enjoyed fishing, hunting, and tractor pulls. Kenneth is survived by his companion Jessica Greeninger, his three children: Emily (Justin) Raye, Ethan (Katey) Raye, Evan (Destinee) Raye. Two Step Children: Hayley (Jacob) Greeninger and Kyle Greeninger. His parents also survive: Lottie…

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    Rita Dianne Lincoln

    Salem, IN Rita Dianne Lincoln, age 64, passed away peacefully on Sunday, February 3, 2019 at Meadowdell Village in Salem, IN. She was born on November 24, 1954 in Lake Charles, Louisiana to Glen Irvin Fleenor and Vonda Maxine (Pirtle) Fleenor. Rita was a retired bank teller for First Harrison Bank in Palmyra. She was a member of the Little Mission Oak Grove Church near Hardinsburg, IN. Rita loved her family and especially her grandchildren, her church, and IU Basketball. Rita is survived by one daughter Angie (Wayne) Alexander and one son Jon (Shirley) Lincoln. Two brothers: Robert Lynn Fleenor and Richard Glen Fleenor. One sister: Susie (Arthur) Stivers. Two…

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    Linda M. Temple

    Borden, IN: Linda M. (Borden) Temple, age 74, passed away on Tuesday, January 29, 2019 at Baptist Health Floyd Hospital in New Albany, IN. Linda was born on May 21, 1944 in Louisville, KY. Linda was employed with GKN Sinter Metals and Childcraft in Salem, IN. She loved farming and taking care of their cattle. She also had a special affection for dogs. Linda is survived by her husband of over 49 years, James E. Temple, father-in-law Robert Temple, brothers-in-law Bobby (Janet) Temple and Mike (Mary) Temple, sister-in-law Karen (Sam) Quinn, and several nieces and nephews. She is preceded in death by her parents George and Linda Borden and her…

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    Ronald Hash

    Hardinsburg, IN: Ronald Dean Hash, age 58, passed away peacefully at his home surrounded by family on Sunday, January 27, 2019. Ronald was born in Indianapolis, IN on June 18, 1960 to William and Laquota Ann Hash. He was a 1978 graduate of McCutcheon High School in Lafayette. Ronald joined the United States Navy in 1979 and served as a radioman and repairman for cryptographic machines. On July 30, 1988, he married his wife of now 30 years, Brenda Brennan. Ronald was a controls engineer for Ford Motor Company where he was employed for 5 years. He was a member of Fellowship Baptist Church in Hardinsburg, IN. Ronald enjoyed NASCAR,…

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    Alma Love Merryman

    Sellersburg, IN: Alma Love Merryman, age 87, passed away at home with her beloved family around her on Friday, January 25, 2019. She was born to Straud and Lucretia (Feiock) Love in Palmyra, IN on August 28, 1931. She was the only girl in a family of six brothers, (all of whom preceded her in death), Loren Love, Harold Love, Jarold Love, Clarence Love, Horace Love, and Lloyd Love. Alma was a graduate of Morgan Township High School. On May 25, 1957, Alma married Jim Merryman. They enjoyed 39 years together before his death in 1996. They had three children: Roger (Julie) Merryman, Robin Merryman (who passed away in 2015),…

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    Gayle “Brenda” Avery

    Palmyra, IN: Gayle “Brenda” Avery, age 63, passed away on Wednesday, January 16, 2109 at Harrison County Hospital in Corydon, IN. Brenda was born on November 13, 1955 in Louisville, KY to Carlton and Ethel Harvey. She worked as a support staff at Silver Crest Children’s Development Center in New Albany and for the former Butcher Boy Grocery store in Palmyra. Brenda enjoyed playing Bingo, doing floral art and crafts, and spending time with family. She is preceded in death by her parents, two sisters; Barbara Singleton and Debbie Harvey, and a brother, Ricky Harvey. She is survived by her husband Charles Avery, three sons; Charles David (Jody) Avery Jr.,…

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    Helen Delores Senn

    Corydon, IN: Helen Delores Senn, age 81, passed away peacefully at Autumn Woods in New Albany on January 13, 2019. Helen was born on November 12, 1937 in Louisville, KY to Vernon and Edna Calloway. On September 26, 1956, she married Arthur Senn, Jr. Helen was a homemaker who enjoyed going for walks, playing bingo, and spending time with her family. She was a dedicated member of the VFW Post #1693 in New Albany and a member of St. Michael’s Catholic Church in Bradford. She is preceded in death by her husband Arthur Senn, Jr. and her parents, Vernon and Edna Calloway. She is survived by her children; Betty Jo…