• Lebanon,  Thorntown

    Missy Durham

    Elizabeth A. “Missy” Durham, 49, passed away Monday, September 17, 2018, at Witham Memorial Hospital in Lebanon, Indiana. A native and life-resident of Lebanon, Missy was born December 10, 1968, a daughter of the late Robert C. and Linda Lee (Scott) Lewis. She is survived by three daughters, Felicia, Haley, and Tayla; three sisters, Anita (James) Lewis, Tina (Jeff) Clouse-Lafon, and Cheryl (Bill) Herring-Kolp; a brother, Robert E. “Bobby” (Dorice) Clouse; and several nieces and nephews. No Services are planned at this time. Myers Mortuary and Boone County Crematory have been entrusted with her care. Memorials may be made in Missy’s memory to the Boone County Cancer Society, 117 West…

  • Lebanon,  Thorntown

    Donna Lea Merriott

    Donna Lea Merriott passed away peacefully in Indianapolis, Indiana on September 11, 2018 at the age of 74. Donna is survived by her son, Thomas Merriott and wife, Christina; daughter, Ronna Lea Gordon and husband, Christopher; grandson, Christopher Alan Gordon; brother, Kenneth Yeazel and wife, Sandy; nieces, Emily and husband, Robert, and Erin and husband, Elliot. She was preceded in death by her husband, Ronald Alan Merriott; parents, Howard and Betty Yeazel and one nephew, Caleb Yeazel. Donna was born on January 1, 1944 in Danville, Illinois to Howard and Betty (Keller) Yeazel. She graduated from nursing school at Marion University in 1980. After moving to Indianapolis she began working…

  • Lebanon,  Thorntown

    Emma Grace Dulin

    Emma Grace Dulin, 79, passed away on Saturday, September 8, 2018 at Homewood Health Campus in Lebanon. She was born in Rockville, Indiana on December 25, 1938 to the late Joseph Cozzy Sr., and Ida Mae “Joann” (Silliman) Cozzy. Grace lived in Park County until the age of eleven when her family moved to Lebanon. She graduated in 1956 from Lebanon High School. She was married John Marvin Dulin on October 28, 1956 and they later divorced. Grace was a Red Cross Volunteer during her twenties. She had worked for Allison Division of General Motors in Indianapolis for thirty two years until 1993. She also worked at St. Francis Hospital…

  • Lebanon,  Thorntown

    Emma Jean Jamison

    Emma Jean Jamison, 19, passed away Friday, September 7, 2018 in Seymour, Indiana. She was born on November 3, 1998, in Indianapolis, a daughter of Shelly M. (Scott) Jamison and the late Kenneth Leroy Jamison, Jr. Emma attended schools in Lebanon prior to moving to Seymour. There, she had worked as a cashier at Hardees. She loved being outdoors, fishing, riding her bike and had a soft spot for all animals. She will be greatly missed by her family and friends. Survivors: Mother: Shelley M. Jamison – Seymour, Indiana Three Brothers: Joseph (Becky) White – Crocker, Missouri Joshua (Mickie) White – Tangier, Indiana Brandon (Samantha) Jamison – Lebanon, Indiana Sister:…

  • Lebanon,  Thorntown

    Ellsworth "Gene" Eugene Sanders

    Ellsworth Eugene “Gene” Sanders, 79, passed away on Thursday, September 6, 2018. He was born on November 24, 1938 in Boone County to the late Marion Eugene Sanders and Mildred Irene (McClaine) Sanders Thomas. Gene was a lifelong resident of Boone County and attended Lebanon High School. Gene was first married to Marlyn Joan (Gowin) Sanders; she passed away on March 27, 1985. On April 12, 1986, he was married to Elizabeth “Ann” Sanders; she recently passed away on July 15, 2018. He worked ten years at Goodwill Industries in Indianapolis, thirty four years for the US Postal Service in Downtown, Indianapolis and the Airport Branch, retiring in 1996. After…

  • Lebanon,  Thorntown

    Madyson Nicole Johnson

    Madyson N. Johnson passed away at Witham Memorial Hospital in Lebanon on September 3, 2018. She was born in Lafayette, Indiana on June 11, 2018 to the parents of Erin Johnson and Michael Ohler. Madyson is survived by her parents; siblings, Alexis Ohler, Michael Austin Ohler, Justin Edward Ohler and Izabellah Eskew; grandparents, Gayle and Joe Johnson of Lebanon, Lori and Elbert Akers of Pennsylvania, Mark Ohler, Sr. and wife, Deb of Pennsylvania; aunt Stephenie Ohler; uncles, Adam Ohler, Mark A. Ohler, Jr. and wife, Renee; cousin, Caitlin Smith along with many other cousins. Madyson was preceded in death by maternal great grandparents, Edward and Barbara Bragg; paternal great grandmother,…

  • Lebanon,  Thorntown

    Edith Elizabeth Kendall

    Edith E. Kendall, 96, passed away Sunday, September 2, 2018 in Indianapolis, Indiana. She was born December 19, 1921 in Carmel, Indiana to the late Rev. Myron Morris and Ruth (Hensel) Morris. Edith graduated from Carmel High School and was married to James M. Kendall on June 29, 1940. He passed away on December 25, 1993. She was devoted to her family and prayed for her children daily. Edith worked in accounting for Peerless Pump and Shuron Continental in Indianapolis. She helped her husband on the family farm and also was a church secretary and pianist at Zionsville Fellowship. She enjoyed reading and making quilts. Edith wintered in Florida for…

  • Lebanon,  Thorntown

    Janet Sue Horton

    Janet Horton, 65, passed away Sunday, August 26, 2018 at Signature Healthcare at Parkwood in Lebanon. Survivors include her daughter, Cheryl Deurloo and husband, Doug of Indianapolis and a son, Carey Holman. No services are scheduled at this time. Myers Mortuary and Boone County Crematory have been entrusted with her arrangements for cremation.

  • Lebanon,  Thorntown

    Richard Allan Ferguson

    Richard Allan Ferguson, 57, passed away at home in Lebanon on August 20, 2018. No services are planned at this time. Myers Mortuary and Boone County Crematory have been entrusted with his cremation arrangements.

  • Lebanon,  Thorntown

    Betty Jane Birge

    Betty Jane Birge, 90, passed away on Monday, August 20, 2018 at Homewood Health Campus. She is survived by one daughter, Dee Ann McMunn of Lebanon and one son, David Urban of Plainfield and a niece, Cindy Anderson of Jamestown. No services are planned at this time. Myers Mortuary and Boone County Crematory have been entrusted with her cremation arrangements.

  • Lebanon,  Thorntown

    Brian Joseph Secore

    Brian Joseph Secore, 47, passed away Friday, August 24 2018, at Witham Memorial Hospital in Lebanon, Indiana. He was born on February 25, 1971, in Onondaga, New York, a son of Pearl Elizabeth (Reeves) Brege and the late Ernest Clarence Secore. Brian was a skilled handyman. His talents included small engine repair and roofing. He enjoyed fishing, playing Bingo, and riding his scooter. Survivors include his mother, Pearl E. Brege; sisters, Melissa (Henry) Davis, Hope Secore, and Carol Glanz; many nieces, nephews, cousins, aunts and uncles; and his girlfriend, Tiffany Edwards. In addition to his father, Brian was preceded in death by his brothers, George Kanasola and Ernest Secore. Services…

  • Lebanon,  Thorntown

    Lynn A. Bauer

    Lynn Arden Bauer, 67, passed away Friday morning, August 24, 2018 at Witham Memorial Hospital in Lebanon, Indiana. She was born in Lebanon on August 21, 1951, a daughter of the late Russell Norman “Rutty” and Joan Ann (McCall) Bauer. Raised in Lebanon, she was a 1970 graduate of Lebanon High School. She married Lynn Creasy in Lebanon and they later divorced. Lynn was a homemaker and for a period of time worked for P.R. Mallory in Frankfort as a production clerk. She was a devoted mother who thought the world of her son and had a fondness for all animals. She enjoyed helping with Bible studies and church services…

  • Lebanon,  Thorntown

    Melvin Louks

    Melvin Louks, 79, passed away on Thursday, August 23, 2018, at Community Howard Regional Health in Kokomo, Indiana. He was born at home four and half miles south west of Thorntown to the late Gerald and Susie Louks. At the age of 12 they moved in town. His mother and dad divorced then his mother and Melvin lived together until he graduated. Melvin’s mother married Ed Brakefield and Ed took Melvin squirrel hunting often. While growing up he spent a lot of time fishing and swimming in Sugar Creek with close friends and mainly, John Shives. He always said he and John were brothers. John’s dad and mother were great…

  • Lebanon,  Thorntown

    Juanita P. Foster

    Juanita Foster, 90, of Thorntown, Indiana passed away August 20, 2018 at The Waters of Lebanon. She was born at Fowler, Indiana, on May 10, 1928; a daughter of the late Bruce R. Mills and Nellie (Christenberry) Mills. Juanita she attended schools in Spencer, Indiana, then moved to Boone County later in life. She was a homemaker and enjoyed taking care of her family. Juanita was a kind and caring person who will be greatly missed by family and friends. Survivors include her daughters, Vickie G. (Sheets) Ford and husband, Rick of Thorntown, Indiana; Brenda Sanders and husband, Steve of Indianapolis; son, Terry McIntyre and wife, Shirley of Lebanon, Indiana.…

  • Lebanon,  Thorntown

    Janet A. Osborne

    Janet Ann Osborne, 77, of Thorntown, Indiana, passed away Friday night, August 17, 2018, at Witham Memorial Hospital in Lebanon. She was born at home in Thorntown, on September 11, 1940, the youngest of eight children to the late Roy and Bessie (Veach) Fairfield. On February 28, 1976, she was married to Denny E. Osborne in Thorntown; he survives. A life-resident of Thorntown, she graduated from Thorntown High School. She had worked as the custodian of the Presbyterian Church for 30 years and was a member of the Moose Lodge for over 40 years. Janet loved playing Bingo, listening to music, and cooking and baking for her family. Survivors include:…

  • Lebanon,  Thorntown

    Charlotte J. Lee

    Mrs. Charlotte Jewell Lee, 80, formerly of Lebanon, Indiana, passed away Tuesday morning, August 14, 2018 at her home in Avon, Indiana. She was born in Indianapolis, Indiana, on December 9, 1937; the daughter of the late Robert and Sarah C. (White) Baker. Raised in Indianapolis, she was a 1956 graduate of Ben Davis High School. On August 27, 1955, she was married to Franklin Arvine “Frank” Lee in Indianapolis, Indiana. He passed away on September 5, 2010. They had shared fifty-five years together. The family moved to Lebanon in 1975 where she had resided until recently moving to Avon. Through the years, she had worked for Eli Lilly and…

  • Lebanon,  Thorntown

    Omer B. Salsbery

    Mr. Omer B. Salsbery, 91, passed away Sunday, August 12, 2018, at Witham Memorial Hospital in Lebanon, Indiana. He was born in Howard County, Indiana, on October 22, 1926, a son of the late Omer Lee and Nellie (Davis) Salsbery. Omer attended Sharpsville schools for eleven years and completed his final year of high school at Sheridan High School. It was his senior year that he met his wife to be, Dorothy Ione Davis. They married on January 6, 1946 and had shared 67 years together. She preceded him in death on April 2, 2013. Following school, he served his country honorably in the United States Army, stationed on the…

  • Lebanon,  Thorntown

    Jean Caldwell

    Mrs. Martha “Jean” Caldwell, 95, passed away Saturday morning, August 11, 2018, at Homewood Health Campus in Lebanon. She was born in Thorntown, Indiana on April 30, 1923 a daughter of the late Paul Dale and Nolene (McDonald) Dale. Raised and educated in Boone County, she graduated from Thorntown High School in 1941 and graduated from Methodist School of Nursing in 1944. As a nurse, she worked for Dr. Ballard and Dr. Kern. She married William T. “Bill” Caldwell on April 26, 1944 in Noblesville, Indiana. He preceded her in death on September 29, 1976. Jean was elected Boone County Clerk in 1978. She served one term but continued to…

  • Lebanon,  Thorntown

    Maggie Taylor

    Mrs. Maggie Susie Taylor, 96, passed away Friday, August 10, 2018, at her home in Lebanon, surrounded by her loving family. She was born February 3, 1922, in Scott County, Virginia, a daughter of the late Howard Garland and Cena Iona (Thompson) Justice. On September 8, 1943, she was married to Samuel Ray Taylor in Scott County, Virginia. Ray preceded her in death on June 17, 1994. During the early part of their marriage, she and Ray lived in Kingsport, Tennessee for a number of years. In 1965, they came to Lebanon, Indiana where she had since resided. Maggie was a dedicated homemaker,loving wife and mother to eight children. She…

  • Lebanon,  Thorntown

    Ernie Twitty

    Ernie Twitty, 62, passed away on August 5, 2018. He was born in Crawfordsville, Indiana, on August 3, 1956; the son of the late James F. and Bernetta Marie (Drew) Twitty. He spent most of his life in Lebanon with the exception of his early years in Crawfordsville. He attended Lebanon High School. In Lebanon, Indiana, he was married on July 3, 1978 to Connie Lee (Frederick) Twitty; she survives. Ernie was employed for International Union of Bricklayers Local 4. He spent eight years working as a bricklayer in Daytona Beach. Ernie was an avid race fan and loved the ocean and its beautiful scenery. Survivors include: Wife: Connie Lee…

  • Lebanon,  Thorntown

    Addison Howard

    Mr. Addison Howard, 97, passed away Saturday, August 4, 2018, at Homewood Heath Campus in Lebanon, Indiana. He was born in Lebanon on March 22, 1921, a son of the late John Carl and Roxya Anita (Kernodle) Howard. He married Alberta Lucille (Martin) Howard on November 3, 1940 in Lebanon. She preceded him in death July 1, 2000. A life-long resident of Boone County, Addison was a 1939 graduate of Pinnell High School. Following school, he received specialty training at the Police Academy. Addison had worked security for various businesses; Winklers, also known as U.S. Machine, Pitman-Moore in Zionsville, and then served as head of security at Methodist Hospital in…

  • Lebanon,  Thorntown

    Marie Pearl Cunningham

    Marie Cunningham, 90, of Lebanon, passed away peacefully in her home on Friday, August 03, 2018. She was born in Boone County on February 5, 1928; daughter of the late Fred O. Lucas and Marie Isabel (Updike) Lucas. Marie was a life resident of Boone County. She was a 1946 graduate of Lebanon High School and a graduate of Indiana Central Business College; completing a two year degree in fourteen months. Marie married Eugene Cunningham on September 2, 1960 in Lebanon, Indiana; he passed away July 12, 2006. She was formerly married to John Thomas Boice. Marie was employed at Boone County Bank, Wolverine Mutual Insurance, Farm Bureau Insurance-under Charles…

  • Lebanon,  Thorntown

    Jacquetta Thayer

    Jacquetta Thayer, 87, passed away on Monday, July 30, 2018, at her home in Lebanon, Indiana. She was born in Lawton, Oklahoma, on September 19, 1930 the daughter of the late James and Ethel Davidson. She was a 1948 graduate of Lawton High School in Lawton, Oklahoma. On December 24, 1947, she married the love of her life, Colonel George Edwin Thayer, Jr., in Lawton, Oklahoma. He passed away on August 20, 2016. They had celebrated 68 loving years together. She was a caring and generous person. In her free time she enjoyed sewing, embroidery, gardening, singing and baking. She was loved by all who met her and will be…

  • Lebanon,  Thorntown

    Carl Thomas "Tom" Jones

    Mr. Carl Thomas Jones, 67, of Lebanon, Indiana, passed away peacefully on Friday, July 27, 2018 at Signature Healthcare at Parkwood in Lebanon. He was born on March 6, 1951 in Crawfordsville, Indiana, the son of the late Edgar D. and Madonna Kathryn (Orrick) Jones. He was extremely gifted in organ and piano and his talents were well-known. Tom had studied organ under Iva Reynolds for several years before branching out. He played organ and piano for churches, weddings, public events and various social gatherings. He and Joyce Fry of Crawfordsville played a duet for many occasions. Tom was a member of Gateway Gospel Quartet, Indiana Gospel Music Association, American…