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Obituaries 2000 – 03 (March)

03/31/2000

Grubb – Clarence Grubb of Bedford, IN, died Friday, March 31, 2000, at the Bedford Regional Medical Center. Born on October 7, 1917, in the Heltonville, IN area, he was the son of Ora and Bertha (Hillenburg) Grubb. He married Lucille Wilkerson in 1940 in Lawrence County, IN, and she survives.

Also surviving are three daughters: Kay Bohnet of Littleton, CO, Connie Chastain of Bedford, IN, and Jeanne Warren of Martinsville, IN; two sons, Larry Grubb of Bloomington, IN, and Jackie Grubb of Bedford, IN; two sisters, Bernice Inman and Alice Folk, both of Bedford, IN; one brother, Carl "Buddy" Grubb of Bedford, IN; nine grandchildren, and fourteen great-grandchildren. He was preceded in death by one granddaughter, Tina Marie Chastain; three sisters, Elsie, Betty, and Margaret Grubb; and three brothers, Johnny, Clyde, and Howard Grubb.

He was was retired from the construction business and formerly worked for Weddle Brothers Construction. He was a member of the First Assembly of God and was an avid outdoorsman.

Services for Clarence Grubb will be at 2:00 p.m. Monday, April 3rd, at the First Assembly of God Church with Pastor Glen Duncan officiating. Burial will follow in Green Hill Cemetery. Friends may call from 2-8 p.m. Sunday at the Ferguson-Lee Funeral Home.

03/30/2000

Baker – Marie L. Baker of Mitchell, IN, died Thursday, March 30, 2000, at Dunn Memorial Hospital. Born on July 18, 1909, in Mitchell, IN, she was the daughter of William and Hattie (Williams) Briscoe. She married Witt Goad Sr. and he preceded her in death. She married Flavil Ward Baker, and he died October 27, 1987.

Surviving are two daughters, Betty Jane Cornish and Alverta Hart, both of Mitchell, IN; one sister, Dolores Bales of Mitchell, IN; three grandchildren, and eight great-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by two sons, Dannie and Witt Goad Jr.; two brothers, three sisters, and one grandchildren.

She had worked at Trav-Lers Radio Corp., Reliance Manufacturing, Fleetway Pajama factory, and the Mitchell Nursing Home. She was a member of the Spice Valley Baptist Church, Dorcas Group, and the Senior Citizens of Mitchell.

Services for Marie Baker will be at 2:00 p.m. Sunday, April 2nd, at the Haverly Mortuary with the Rev. Lewis Williams officiating. Burial will follow in Mitchell Cemetery. Friends may call from 4-8 p.m. Saturday and after 10 a.m. Sunday at the mortuary.

Reynolds – Gudrun Reynolds of Springville, IN, was found dead Thursday, March 30, 2000 in a hotel in Greenwood, IN. Born on March 31, 1965, in Augsburg, Germany, she was the daughter of Helmut and Elfriede Biller. She married William Reynolds on November 25, 1983, and he died March 30, 2000.

Surviving are her father, Helmut Biller of Augsburg, Germany; one brother, Edmund Thmek of Germany; and two sisters, Ursula Cherry of Baltimore, MD, and Gerlinde Seiler of Germany. She was preceded in death by her mother.

She was co-owner of The Enchanted Florist.

Services for Gudrun Reynolds will be at 1:00 p.m. Monday, April 3rd, at the Day & Carter Mortuary. Burial will follow iin Green Hill Cemetery. Friends may call from 1-8 p.m. Sunday and from 9 a.m. until the service time Monday at the Day & Carter Mortuary.

Reynolds – William Reynolds of Springville, IN, was found dead at a hotel in Greenwood, IN, on Thursday, March 30, 2000, in Greenwood, IN. Born on September 28, 1962, in Fairfax, VA, he was the son of Max and Janice (Asbell) Reynolds. He married Gudrun Biller on November 24, 1983, and she died March 30, 2000.

Surviving are his parents of Oolitic, IN; one sister, Barbara Miller of Oolitic, IN; one brother, Bob Reynolds of Bedford, IN; his maternal grandmother, Doris Asbell of Hopkinsville, KY; and several aunts, uncles, nieces, and nephews.

He was a self-employed auto detailer at Details, Details in Springville and was an Army veteran.

Services for Bill Reynolds will be at 1:00 p.m. Monday, April 3rd, at the Day & Carter Mortuary. Burial will follow in Green Hill Cemetery. Friends may call from 1-8 p.m. Sunday and from 9 a.m. until the service time Monday at the Day & Carter Mortuary.

Ross – Wanetta E. Ross of Bedford, IN, died Thursday, March 30, 2000, at the home of her sister in Williams, IN. Born on May 10, 1914, in Orange County, IN, she was the daughter of Willie and Mae (Dorsett) Edwards. She married Virgil Ross on March 18, 1947, and he died December 3, 1988.

Surviving are one son, John V. Ross of Bedford, IN; one sister, Bettie Miller of Williams, IN; three grandchildren, and several nieces, nephews, and cousins. She was preceded in death by her husband; one sister, Bonnie Doherty; and two brothers, George W. and Dorsey Edwards.

She was a homemaker and attended Ambridge Methodist Church in Gary, IN.

Services for Wanetta Ross will be at 1:00 p.m. Saturday, April 1st, at the Day & Carter Mortuary. with the Rev. Steve Stetler officiating. Burial will follow in Green Hill Cemetery. Friends may call from 4-6 p.m. Friday and from 10 a.m. until the service time Saturday at the Day & Carter Mortuary.

03/29/2000

DeVore – Robert A. DeVore of Bedford, IN, died Wednesday, March 29, 2000, at Bloomington Hospital. Born on April 29, 1934, in Michigan, he was he son of Harley Walker and Edith May (Tinsman) DeVore. He married Mary E. Roberts on January 14, 1956, and she survives.

Also surviving are one daughter, Pam Neeley of Mitchell, IN; one sister, Linda Passmore of Mitchell, IN; one grandson, Robby German; and several nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by his parents; one brother, Dale DeVore; and three sisters: Betty Murray Albright, Marjorie Melvin, and Laura Morehead.

He was a retired machinist and tool & die maker for General Electric in Bloomington. An Army veteran, he was a member of the American Legion Gillen Post No. 33. He was a member of the Bryantsville Church of Christ.

There will be graveside services for Robert DeVore at 11:00 a.m. Saturday, April 1st, at the Huron Cemetery with Bro. Bob Hicks officiating. Graveside military rites will be accorded by members of the American Legion Gillen Post No. 33, Bedford. The Day & Carter Mortuary is in charge of the arrangements, and there will be no visitation at the mortuary.

Inman – Mary Ellen Inman of Bedford, IN, died Wednesday, March 29, 2000, at Dunn Memorial Hospital. Born on September 25, 1922, in West Lafayette, IN, she was the daughter of John C. and Johanna (Leahy) Herley. She married William W. Inman Jr. on December 28, 1948, and he survives.

Also surviving are one son, J. Timothy "Tim" Inman of Bedford, IN; one daughter, Jeni Embree of Bedford, IN; one sister, Susie Weiss of Doraville, GA; three grandchildren; four step-grandchildren, four step-great-grandchildren, several nieces, nephews, and cousins, two great-nieces, and one great-nephew. She was preceded in death by his parents; one sister, Betty Fraser, and one brother, Charles Herley.

She was a cashier at Dunn Memorial Hospital and a 1940 graduate of Bedford High School. She was a member of St. Vincent de Paul Catholic Church.

Services for Mary Inman will be at 10:00 a.m. Saturday, April 1st, at St. Vincent de Paul Catholic Church. Burial will follow in Cresthaven Memory Gardens. Friends may call from 4-8 p.m. Friday at the Ferguson-Lee Funeral Home, where the rosary service will be conducted at 7 p.m. Memorial contributions may be made to Dunn Memorial Intensive Care Unit and surgical floors, and to St. Vincent de Paul Catholic Church Building Fund.

03/28/2000

Cooper – Pauline C. Cooper of Mitchell, IN, died Tuesday, March 28, 2000, at Dunn Memorial Hospital. Born on July 1, 1908, in Lawrence County, IN, she was the daughter of Fred and Margaret (Pruett) Childers. She married Earl Cooper on February 3, 1926, and he died July 12, 1975.

Surviving are one son, Jack Cooper of Indianapolis; two daughters: Delores Gratzer and Barbara Pruett, both of Mitchell, IN; two daughters-in-law: Venita Cooper of Mitchell, IN, and Joann Cooper of Indianapolis; two brothers: Solon Childers of Orleans, IN, and Odell Childers of Paducah, KY; twelve grandchildren, twenty-nine great-grandchildren, and fourteen great-great-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by one son, one grandson, two brothers, and two sisters.

She was retired from M.Fine & Sons. She was a member of the Church of the Nazarene, Mitchell.

Services for Pauline Cooper will be at 10:00 a.m. Friday, March 31st, at the Church of the Nazarene, Mitchell, with the Rev. Mark Bechtel officiating. Burial will follow in Mitchell Cemetery. Friends may call from 4-8 p.m. Thursday at Haverly Mortuary and from 9 a.m. until the service time Friday at the Church.

03/27/2000

Broglin – Berniece Broglin of Oolitic, IN, died Monday, March 27, 2000, at the Hospitality House. Born on April 26, 1903, in Kansas City, MO, she was the daughter of Fred and Cora (Trueblood) Baker. She married Albert M. Broglin on May 29 1920, in Clark County, IN, and he died April 27, 1952.

Surviving are one son, A.B. Broglin of Bedford, IN; five grandchildren, and two great-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by one daughter, Betty L. Brown; two sisters, Freeda Casada and Erma F. Lawyer; two brothers, Roland C. Baker and one in infancy; and one grandson.

She was a co-owner of Broglin Hardware & Launderama in Oolitic, and was a member of the Oolitic Baptist Church.

Services for Berniece Broglin will be at 3:00 p.m. Wednesday, March 29th, with the Rev. Richard Tallman officiating. Burial will follow in Green Hill Cemetery. Friends may call from 1 p.m. until the service time Wednesday at the Day & Carter Mortuary.

Strunk – Delbert D. Strunk of Springville, IN, died Monday, March 27, 2000, at the Bedford Regional Medical Center. Born on April 6, 1909, in Pulaski County, KY, he was the son of Thomas and Lillie Mae (Gibson) Strunk. He married Donna Root on October 23, 1975, and she survives.

Also surviving are one son, Alvin Strunk of Lafayette, IN; one brother, Oakley Strunk of New York; two half0sisters, Vina Jones of Kentucky and Nina Stannard of Greenwood, IN. He was preceded in death by three brothers: Hobart, Theodore, and Ott Strunk; and one sister, Winnie Stigall.

He was retired from Indiana Limestone and was a former member of the International Order of Odd Fellows.

There will be a graveside service for Delbert Strunk at 10:00 a.m. Wednesday, March 29th, at the Springville West Cemetery with Bro. Roscoe Godsey officiating. Friends may call from 4-8 p.m. Tuesday at the Day & Carter Mortuary.

Terrell – Daisy L. Terrell of French Lick, IN, died Monday, March 27, 2000, at Bloomington Hospital of Orange County in Paoli. Born on August 27, 1910, in Orange County, IN, she was the daughter of Samuel and Sarah Ann (Pittman) Moffatt. She married Roscoe Terrell on April 9, 1949, and he survives.

Also surviving are three daughters: Eva Powell of Mitchell, IN, Elsie Carnes of West Baden Springs, IN, and Linda Self of French Lick, IN; ten grandchildren; seventeen great-grandchildren; three great-great-grandchildren, and three step-great-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by seven sisters, four brothers, two grandchildren, and two great-grandchildren.

She had worked at Trav-Lers Radio and the Naval Surface Warfare Center-Crane. She was a member of the Red Quarry Christian Church.

Services for Daisy Terrell will be at 1:00 p.m. Thursday, March 30th, at the Haverly Mortuary with the Rev. Darrell Land officiating. Burial will follow in Liberty Baptist Church Cemetery. Friends may call from 2-8 p.m. Wednesday and from 10 a.m. until the service time Thursday at the mortuary.

03/26/2000

Webster – Harley C. Webster of Bloomington, IN, formerly of Williams, IN, died Sunday, March 26, 2000, at the Bedford Regional Medical Center. Born on May 15, 1915, in Martin County, IN, he was the son of Ira F. and Melinda Ellen (McCall) Webster. He married Madeline Wright on April 4, 1942, and she died May 2, 1997.

Surviving are five sisters: Ruth Wray of Mitchell, IN; Bernice Williams of Odon, IN; Alta Ritchey of Bedford, IN; Geraldine Bridwell of Florida, and Josephine George of Williams, IN. He was preceded in death by four brothers: Denver, Haskel "Doc", Rex, and Ira Webster, Jr.; and one sister, Alberta Mattingly.

He was retired from Central Foundry Division of General Motors and was a farmer. He was a member of the St. Paul Methodist Church in Bloomington.

There will be a graveside service for Harley Webster at 2:00 p.m. Wednesday, March 29th, at Green Hill Cemetery with the Rev. Merla Craig officiating. Friends may call from 1-8 p.m. Tuesday and from 9-11 a.m. Wednesday at the Day & Carter Mortuary.

03/24/2000

Beavers – Merle Edmond Beavers of Fort Ritner, IN, died Friday, March 24, 2000, at his residence. Born on June 6, 1921, in Lawrence County, IN, he was the son of Fred and Mattie (Horner) Beavers. He first married Gladys Mae Evans and she survives. He later married Margaret Cornett, and she survives.

Also surviving are one son, Roy Raymond Beavers of Fort Ritner; one step-son, Arthur Cornett of Lawrenceburg, IN; seven daughters: Prisella Davidson of Sparksville, IN, Iva White, Carolyn Prince, and Patricia Brown, all of Bedford; Clara Hiatt of Indianapolis; Sharon Pierce and Mary Oliver, both of Mitchell, IN; two brothers, Eugene Beavers of Louisiana, and Tom Beavers of Medora, IN; seven sisters: Pearl Wright of Medora, IN; Mildred Petry and Chloe Walker, both of Indianapolis; Mary Foster of Crothersville, IN; Lula Wolka of Ohio; Ruth Silberman of Tallahassee, FL; and Francis Daulton of Fort Ritner, IN; several grandchildren, step-grandchildren, great-grandchildren, and step-great-grandchildren. He was preceded in death by two sons, Virgil and Clarence Beavers; one daughter, Grace Sullivan; two brother, Thurman and Curtis Beavers; and one step-daughter.

He worked for the B&O Railroad and worked as a water well driller for several years. An Army veteran of World War II, he was a member of the Richmond Disabled American Veterans and the Oolitic Veterans of Foreign Wars.

There will be graveside services for Merle Beavers at 1:00 p.m. Friday, March 31st, at Dixon Chapel Cemetery with graveside military rites. Hague Funeral Home in Medora was in charge of the arrangements. Memorial contributions may be made to the Guthrie Township Fire Department.

Dishman – Wayne Lee Dishman of Saltillo, IN, died Friday, March 24, 2000, at the Bedford Regional Medical Center. Born on September 25, 1927, in Greene County, IN, he was the son of Chester and Bonnie (Mullis) Dishman. He married Thelma Rife on July 3, 1953, and she survives.

Also surviving are four daughters: Vicky Dishman of Lake Elsinore, CA, Vonda Jorgensen of Rockville, IN, Vanessa Blaine of Campbellsburg, IN, and Valerie Potter of Salem, IN; and four grandchildren. He was preceded in death by his parents; one brother, Charles Dishman; and two sisters, Kathleen Wales and Juanita Dishman.

Early in life he was a logger and a painter. He had worked for the Monon Railroad and retired from Victor-Oolitic Stone Company. He was a member of the Koleen Baptist Church.

Funeral services for Wayne Dishman will be at 10:30 a.m. Monday, March 27th, at the Chastain Funeral Home with Bro. Jim Applegate officiating. Burial will follow in Saltillo Cemetery. Friends may call from 2-8 p.m. Sunday and from 9:30 a.m. until the service time Monday at the funeral home.

Moore – Alice Louise Moore of Bloomington, IN, died Friday, March 24, 2000, at the Bloomington Convalescent Center. Born on October 30, 1919, in Lawrence County, IN, she was the daughter of Rolla Harrison and Emma Etta (Fry) Moore.

Surviving are two sisters: Elizabeth Moore Girdley and Reginia Robinson, both of Bloomington, IN; and several nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by two sisters, Mary Catherine Wagoner and Virginia Hodges.

She retired from RCA in Bloomington. She had attended Central Normal College in Danville, IN. She was a member of the Mt. Pleasant Christian Church.

There will be a private family service for Alice Moore on Monday, March 27th, at the Day & Carter Mortuary with the Rev. Joe Bernhardt officiating. Burial will follow in Cresthaven Memory Gardens. Services are under the direction of the Day & Carter Mortuary. There will be no calling hours.

03/23/2000

Cassidy – Woodrow Carl Cassidy of Bedford, IN, died Thursday, March 23, 2000, at Dunn Memorial Hospital. Born on March 29, 1930, in Bedford, IN, he was the son of Joseph A. and Louisa (McDermon) Cassidy. He married Mary Frances Daugherty, and she survives.

Also surviving are two sons, William J. and Mike F. Cassidy, both of Bedford, IN; four daughters: Carla Adams of Oklahoma City, OK, Theresa D. Keith and Rita Lane, both of Mitchell, IN; and Anita L. Asbery of Bedford, IN; two brothers, William G. Cassidy of Bedford, IN, and Ben E. Cassidy of Fayetteville, IN; three sisters: Jenette Nikirk of Oolitic, IN, Margaret Brown of Avoca, IN, and Virginia "Ginny" Ray of Bedford, IN; eight grandchildren, and two great-grandchildren. He was preceded in death by his parents; one half-sister, Catherine Dorsett; one brother, Jim Cassidy; one sister, Joann Cassidy; and two granddaughters.

He was retired from Indiana University. He was a former stone cutter with Indiana Limestone Company and was a Korean War Army veteran. He was a member of the Millworkers Union and was of Catholic faith.

Services for Woodrow Cassidy will be at 1:00 p.m. Saturday, March 25th, at Cresthaven Funeral Home with the Rev. Bernie Cox officiating. Burial will follow in Cresthaven Memory Gardens with graveside military rites accorded by members of the American Legion Gillen Post No. 33, Bedford. Friends may call from 4-8 p.m. Friday at the funeral home. Memorial contributions may be made to the Muscular Dystrophy Association, c/o Cresthaven Funeral Home.

Lanning – Roberta J. Lanning of Mitchell, IN, died Thursday, March 23, 2000, at Dunn Memorial Hospital. Born on October 26, 1922, in Lawrenceport, IN, she was the daughter of Alonzo C. and Mabel M. Earl. She married Arthur "Dude" Lanning on June 25, 1949, and he survives.

Also surviving are one son, Thomas J. Kanakis of Cloverdale, IN; three brothers: William and Jack Earl, both of Mitchell, IN, and Alonzo "Tuffy" Earl of Bedford; three sisters: Mary Louise Stewart of Jasper, IN, Sarah E. Hall of Mitchell, IN, and Jacqueline Sue Pemberton of Martinsville, IN. She was preceded in death by her parents.

She had been employed at RCA in Bloomington, Trav-Ler Corp in Orleans, and Roberts Brass in Mitchell. She was a member of the Tulip Street Christian Church, the Eastern Star, and was a 1941 graduate of Mitchell High School.

Services for Roberta Lanning will be at 1:00 p.m. Monday, March 27th, at Haverly Mortuary with Bro. Max Timbrook officiating. Burial will follow in Mitchell Cemetery. Friends may call from 2-8 p.m. Sunday and from 10 a.m. until the service time Monday at the mortuary.

03/21/2000

McCart – Lowell D. McCart of Bedford, IN, died Tuesday, March 21, 2000, at Dunn Memorial Hospital. Born on May 5, 1916, in Lawrence County, IN, he was the son of Perry and Emma (York) McCart. He married Mary Alice Wright on March 7, 1936, and she survives.

Also surviving are one son, Larry McCart of Tunnelton, IN; threes sisters: Bonnie Allen of Gulfport, FL, Mary Ruth Dyer of Seymour, IN, and Olive Eager of Mitchell, IN; one brother, Bill McCart of Orleans, IN; four grandchildren, and four great-grandchildren. He was preceded in death by four sisters: Katherine Wright, Jewell Zimmerman, Fern Wicker, and Anna Louise Eggers; and two brothers, Chris and Otha McCart.

He was a maintenance welder for General Motors Powertrain, retiring with 34 years of service. He was a member of United Auto Workers Local No. 440 and attended the Tunnelton United Methodist Church.

Services for Lowell McCart will be at 11:00 a.m. Thursday, March 23rd, at the Day & Carter Mortuary with the Rev. Lindy Hopkins officiating. Burial will follow in Tunnelton Cemetery. Friends may call from 2-8 p.m. Wednesday at the Day & Carter Mortuary.

Sowder – Don Robert Sowder of Bedford, IN, died Tuesday, March 21, 2000, at Methodist Hospital in Indianapolis. Born on April 9, 1939, in Lawrence County, IN, he was the son of Layne and Lois (Hatfield) Sowder. He married Nancy K. Conolty on November 26, 1960, and she survives.

Also surviving are are one son, Terry D. Sowder of Bedford, IN; one daughter, LaDonna S. Sowder of Bedford, IN; his mother and step-father, Lois and Paul Chase of Bedford, IN; one brother, Mike Sowder of Bedford, IN; two grandchildren, and several nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by his father.

An Air Force veteran, he retired from Prototype at the Ford manufacturing plant. He was a member of the American Legion Gillen Post No 33 and the I.U.E. Local No. 907, and attended the Unity Baptist Church.

Services for Don Sowder will be at 1:00 p.m. Friday, March 24th, at the Day & Carter Mortuary with the Rev. Danny Goens officiating. Burial will follow in Cresthaven Memory Gardens with graveside military rites accorded by members of the American Legion Post No. 33, Bedford. Friends may call from 1:30-8 p.m. Thursday, and from 10 a.m. until the service tim Friday at the Day & Carter Mortuary.

03/20/2000

Neeley – Dianna Jean Neeley of Bedford, IN, died Monday, March 20, 2000, at her residence. Born on February 27, 1950, in Mitchell, IN, she was the daughter of Thomas Madden and Barbara A. (Dixon) Clifton. She married Thomas R. Austin and he died May 4, 1975. She married Benjamin D. Neeley September 15, 1979, at Spring Mill Park, and he survives.

Also surviving are one daughter, Cheryl A. Winks of Brownstown, IN; two sons, Christopher W. and Kevin D. Austin, both of Mitchell, IN; three step-daughters: Lisa Sons, Melanie and Cynthia Neeley, all of Bedford, IN; her mother of Bedford, IN; two sisters, Debra Pemberton of Mitchell, IN, and Donna Brown of Bloomington, IN; one brother, Duane Carter of Mitchell, IN; and eight grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her father and her grandparents, Leo and Bessie Carter.

She was a former employee of the Times-Mail and workat at the Big Bue Store. She was a member of the Mitchell Wesleyan Church.

Services for Dianna Neeley will be at 1:00 p.m. Thursday, March 22nd, at Mitchell Wesleyan Church. Burial will follow in Cresthaven Memory Gardens. Friends may call from 2-8 p.m. Wednesday at Ferguson-Lee Funeral Home.

Norris – David L. Norris, Sr. of Bedford, IN, died Monday, March 20, 2000, at Dunn Memorial Hospital. Born on October 28, 1944, in Loogootee, he was the son of Delbert Simpson and Mae Francis (Holland) Norris. He married Rosann Enochs on June 29, 1968, and she survives.

Also surviving are two sons, David Norris of Bloomfield, IN,, and Brian Norris of Bedford, IN; two daughters, Kim Evans of Zanesville, OH, and Wendy Norris of Bloomington, IN; four brothers: Charlie Norris of Bloomfield, IN, Gary Norris of Burns City, IN, Ray Norris of Loogootee, IN, and Donnie Norris of Yuma, AZ; two sisters, Diane Wood of Carmel, IN, and Barbara Cannon of Evansville, IN; twelve grandchildren; two host sons, Amilcar Bernal and Juan Pablo Jimeniz, both of Cali, Colombia; and one host daughter, Verena Nichler of Moers, Germany. He was preceded in death by his parents and one sister, Marcella Fuhs.

He worked at General Electric in Bloomington and was a member of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints in Bedford.

Services for David Norris will be at 1:00 p.m. Thursday, March 23rd, at the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints. Burial will follow in Hanson Cemetery. Friends may call from 4-8 p.m. Wednesday at the Day & Carter Mortuary and from 11 a.m. until the service time Thursday at the church.

03/19/2000

Pinney – Taylor Nikol Pinney of Mitchell, IN, died Sunday, March 19, 2000, at Cardinal Glennon Children's Hospital in St. Louis, MO. Born on March 11, 1999, in Fort Wayne, IN, she was the daughter of Jon and Nikki (Christner) Pinney.

Surviving with her parents of Mitchell, IN, are the paternal grandparents, Rita Lewis Pinney of Mitchell, IN, and Lowell and Barb Pinney of Indianapolis; the maternal grandparents, Larry and Vicki Christner of Niles, MI; the paternal great-grandparents, Lloyd and Lorraine Pinney of Logansport, IN; the maternal great-grandparents, Edna Christner of Goshen and Osabele Coovert of St. Louis, MO; and several aunts, uncles, and cousins.

Services for Taylor Pinney6 will be at 1:00 p.m. Friday March 24th, at the Ferguson-Lee Funeral Home. Burial will follow in Cresthaven Memory Gardens. Friends may call from 3-8 p.m. Thursday and from 11 a.m. until the service tie Friday at Ferguson-Lee Funeral Home. Memorial contributions may be made to Taylor Pinney Fund, c/o First national Bank, Mitchell, IN. A memorial service will be held Tuesday at the Cardinal Glennon Children's Hospital in St Louis, MO.

03/17/2000

Moore – Mary Catherine Moore of Bedford, IN, died Friday, March 17, 2000, at the Bedford Hospital House. Born on August 22, 1914, in Bedford, IN, she was the daughter of Lisker and Bertha (Chapman) Moore.

She was preceded in death by one brother, Wayne Moore; and three sisters, Cleophus Miller, Cleona Hackler, and Ilene Key.

She was of Protestant faith.

Services for Mary Moore will be at 2:00 p.m. Monday, March 20th, at the Day & Carter Mortuary with Bro. Dean Jackson officiating. Burial will follow in Cresthaven Memory Gardens. Friends may call from 4-8 p.m. Sunday and from noon until the service time Monday at the Day & Carter Mortuary.

03/16/2000

Kindred – Tom D. Kindred of Bedford, IN, died Thursday, March 16, 2000, at Dunn Memorial Hospital, in Bedford. Born on February 15, 1940, in Jackson County, IN, he was the son of Robert and Edna (Fish) Kindred. He married Patricia (Henderson) (Turpin) Kindred on February 6, 1990, and she survives.

Also surviving are one son, Randel Dean Kindred, of Austin, TX; one daughter, Victoria Lynn Kindred, of Anderson, IN; one brother, Floyd Robert Kindred, of Zephyr Hills, FL; one sister, Betty Browning, of Freetown, IN; one grandson; four step-daughters: Jena York, Denise Sharpe, Lisa Grissom, and Carla Blevins, all of Bedford; one step-son, James Pursell, of Indianapolis, IN; and eleven step-grandchildren. He was preceded in death by his parents and one sister, Norma Hillenburg.

He was a truck driver.

Services for Tom D. Kindred will be at 11:00 a.m. on Saturday, March 18, 2000, at Ferguson-Lee Funeral Home with the Pastor Leonard Sankey and Pastor R. B. Kuhn officiating. Burial will be in Green Hill Cemetery. Friends may call on Friday, March 17, 2000, from 4:00 – 8:00 p.m. at Ferguson-Lee Funeral Home. Memorial contributions may be made to the Diabetes Foundation.

Moore – Louise Moore of Mitchell, IN, died Thursday, March 16, 2000, at Bloomington Hospital. Born on May 24, 1929, in Lawrence County, IN, she was the daughter of Clarence and Birtie (Johnson) Ritchison. She married Walter T "Bud" Moore in November 1946, and he died August 14, 1991.

Surviving are three sons: Reni Burgie of Bedford, IN, Dwight and Danny Moore, both of Mitchell, IN; one brother, Roy K. Ritchison of Mitchell, IN; one sister, Reba Barlowe of Bedford, IN; one half-brother, John H. Ritchison of Mitchell, IN; seven grandchildren, and six great-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her step-mother, Cornelia Tolbert Ritchison; one brother, Ralph Ritchison; and one sister, Marguerite Edwards.

She was a gatehouse attendant at Spring Mill State Park and retired in 1991. She was a 1942 graduate of Huron High School, and a member of the Church of Christ, Marvin L. Davis VFW Ladies Auxiliary, and the Cecil C. Martin American Legion Ladies Auxiliary.

Services for Louise Moore will be at 1:30 p.m. Sunday, March 19th, at the Chastain Funeral Home with Bro. Anthony Edwards officiating. Burial will follow in Mitchell Cemetery. Friends may call from 3-7 p.m. Saturday and from 11 a.m. until the service time Sunday at the funeral home.

More – Lorene (Lori) Lee More of Bedford, IN, died Thursday, March 16, 2000, at Methodist Hospital in Indianapolis. Born on July 14, 1957, in Fort Walton Beach, FL, she was the daughter of Noel O. and Lenore (Ehlers) More.

Surviving are her parents of Heltonville, IN; one sister, Ramona Dawn Kudla of New Orleans, LA; one brother, Noel Eric More of Hampton, VA; one grandmother, Lorene Ehlers of Commiskey, IN; four nephews and the residents of Travis House.

She worked at Goody's and Stonebelt Inc. in Bloomington. She was a member of the Mt. Gilead Christian Church and was named the Monroe County Volunteer of 1998.

Services for Lorene More will be at 11:00 a.m. Tuesday, March 21st, at the First Christian Church with the Rev. Bob Daily and David Garshaw officiating. Burial will follow in Green Hill Cemetery. Friends may call from 408 p.m. Monday at Ferguson-Lee Funeral Home and 1 hour before the service time Tuesday at the church. Memorial contributions may be made to Stonebelt Inc.

03/15/2000

Baker – John W. Baker of Mitchell, IN, died Wednesday, March 15, 2000, at his residence. Born on April 7, 1929, in Lawrence County, IN, he was the son of John L. and Catherine M. (Davis) Baker. He married Marie Craig on May 5, 1959, and she survives.

Also surviving are two sons, Christopher W. Baker of Bedford, IN, and John Eric Baker of Mitchell, IN; one daughter, Karen Baker of Superior, CO; two sisters, Phyllis Thompson of Powell, WY, and Cathy Steward of Sparks, NV; and four grandchildren. He was preceded in death by his parents.

He was a layout inspector for GM Powertrain, retiring after 43 years of service, and was a Korean War Army veteran. He was a member of UAW Local 440 and the Dive Christian Church.

Services for John Baker will be at 2:00 p.m. Saturday, March 18th, at Ferguson-Lee Funeral Home with Bro. Johnny Johnson officiating. Burial will follow in Dive Cemetery with graveside military rites accorded by American Legion Gillen Post #33. Friends may call from 3-8 p.m. Friday and from 1 p.m. until the service time Saturday at Ferguson-Lee Funeral Home.

03/14/2000

Hughes – Catherine Hughes, of Bedford, IN, died Tuesday, March 14, 2000, at Methodist Hospital, in Indianapolis, IN. Born on October 6, 1915, she was the daughter of Fred and Edna (Jackson) Quackenbush. She married Melvin Hughes on May 8, 1948, and he preceded her in death on October 29, 1988.

Surviving are one step-son, Max Hughes, of Vincennes, IN; one niece, Carol Harper, of Indianapolis, IN; and six step-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her parents, one brother, Ollie Quackenbush, and one sister, Lorene Quackenbush.

She was retired from A.S.C.S. Farm Service Agency, in Bedford. She was a member of Southland Church of Christ, the Altrusa Club of Bedford, Bedford Business & Professional Women's Club, Women's Department Club, Priscilla Club, Order of The Eastern Star Chapter #129, and the American Legion Auxiliary.

Services for Catherine Hughes will be at 1:00 p.m. on Saturday, March 18, 2000, in the Elmwood Chapel of The Day & Carter Mortuary with the Brother Steve Douglas officiating. Entombment will be in Cresthaven Memory Gardens. Friends may call from 2:00 – 8:00 p.m. on Friday, March 17, 2000, and from noon until the hour of the service on Saturday, March 18, 2000, at The Day & Carter Mortuary.

03/13/2000

Eads – Delbert Eads of Heltonville, IN, died Monday, March 13, 2000, at the Bloomington Convalescent Center. Born on September 16, 1910, in Allen Creek, IN, he was the son George and Stella (Turner) Eads. He married Edith Garrison and she preceded him in death.

Surviving are one daughter, Bernice Sears of Heltonville, IN; two brothers, Basel Eads of Heltonville, IN, and Lester Eads of Bedford, IN; fourteen grandchildren, and several great-grandchildren and great-great-grandchildren. He was preceded in death by one son, Delmar Eads; two daughters, Gladys and Sylvia Eads; three sisters: Goldie Deckard, Mayme Norman, and Truly Southern; and two brothers, Clifford and Gilbert Eads.

He was a quarry machinist.

Services for Delbert Eads will be at 2:00 p.m. Thursday, March 16th, at the Jones Funeral Home with Bro Greg Eads officiating. Burial will follow in Chapel Hill Cemetery. Friends may call from 2-9 p.m. Tuesday and from 409 p.m. Wednesday at the funeral home.

Hall – Alberta C. Hall of Speedway, IN, died Monday, March 13, 2000, at Community Nursing Rehab. Born on April 27, 1921, in Mitchell, IN, she was the daughter of Edward Bolding. She married Howard Hall on September 28, 1949, and he survives.

Also surviving are two son: Tim Hall, of Indianapolis, IN; and Steve Hall, of Colorado Springs, CO; one daughter, Linda Mitchell, of Indianapolis, IN; one sister, Dorothy Mills, of California; one brother, Richard Bolding, of California; nine grandchildren; three great-grandchildren; and several nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by her parents, three brothers, and one sister: Georgia Staggs.

She was a homemaker.

Services for Alberta C. Hall will be at 1:00 p.m. on Wednesday, March 15, 2000, in the Elmwood Chapel of The Day & Carter Mortuary with the Reverend Johnny Johnson officiating. Burial will be in the Dive Cemetery. Friends may call from noon until the hour of the service on Wednesday, March 15, 2000, at The Day & Carter Mortuary.

03/12/2000

Collins – Hope Brooke Collins, of Bedford, died Sunday, March 12, 2000, at Riley Children's Hospital in Indianapolis, IN. Born on March 1, 2000, she was the daughter of John and Kim (Cassida) Collins.

Surviving are her parents, maternal grandparents: Ernest and Wilma Cassida, of Bedford; paternal grandparents: Charles Collins, of Bedford, and Jean Collins, of Bristol, VA; maternal great-grandmother, Louise Cassida, of Bedford; paternal great-grandmother, Dorotha Collins, of Bedford; and several aunts, uncles, and cousins.

Graveside services for Hope Brooke Collins will be at 1:00 p.m. on Wednesday, March 15, 2000, at Mundell Cemetery with the Brother John Wisely officiating. There is no visitation. Services are under the direction of Ferguson-Lee Funeral Home.

03/11/2000

Stultz – Raymond Garland Stultz of Bedford, IN, died Saturday, March 11, 2000, at the Hospitality House. Born on March 14, 1902, in Lawrence County, he was the son of Henry W. and Josephine (Donica) Stultz. He married Eula Frances Jackson on December 20, 1924, and she died on August 26, 1988.

Surviving are two daughters: Reva R. Stipp and Janis L. McPike, both of Bedford; two sons: Kenneth D. and Ralph G. Stultz, both of Bedford; thirteen grandchildren, and twenty-six great-grandchildren. He was preceded in death by his parents and two sisters: Edna Rayburn and Chloie Wray.

He worked in the stone industry for fifteen years. In 1965, he retired from the post office, where he had worked for twenty-three years. He was a member of Mt. Pleasant Christian Church, where he has served as an Elder and a Sunday School teacher for several years. He was also a member of the local chapter of the National Association of Retired Federal Employees. He was the oldest living graduate of Bedford High School, graduating in 1922. He taught eighth grade for two years at the Edwards one room school.

Services for Raymond Garland Stultz will be at 2:00 p.m. on Tuesday, March 14, 2000, in the Elmwood Chapel of The Day & Carter Mortuary with Brother Jim Burke officiating. Burial will be in Mt. Pleasant Christian Cemetery.

03/10/2000

Armstrong – Hattie L. Armstrong of Bedford, IN, died Friday, March 10, 2000, at Bedford Regional Medical Center. Born on September 5, 1938, she was the daughter of Frances Luther and Grace (Rogers) Conley.

Surviving are one daughter, Stephanie Armstrong, of Bedford; one son, David Armstrong, of Bedford; three sisters: Peggy Annette Ritchison, Hallie Jo Coulter, and Connie Lou Crosby, all of Bedford; one half-brother, Edward McCain, of Terre Haute, IN; five grandchildren, and several nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by her parents and one sister, Patsy Sons.

She was a Housekeeping/Maintenance secretary, working for twenty-seven years at Bedford Regional Medical Center. She was of the Methodist faith.

Services for Hattie L. Armstrong will be at 11:00 a.m. on Tuesday, March 14, 2000, in the Elmwood Chapel of The Day & Carter Mortuary with Pasto>

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rial will be in Crawford Cemetery. Friends may call on Monday, March, 13, 2000 from 2:00 – 8:00 p.m. at The Day & Carter Mortuary.

03/09/2000

Charles – Vollie Edward Charles of Oolitic, IN, died Thursday, March 9, 2000, at Dunn Memorial Hospital. Born on October 21, 1931, in Lawrence County, IN, he was the son of Vollie Edward and Ocie Louise (Tucker) Charles.

Surviving are one son, Christopher Charles, and one brother, Farrell Charles of Bedford, IN. He was preceded in death by his parents.

He retired from Columbia Records in Terre Haute and Georgia and was of Protestant faith.

Services for Vollie Charles will be at 10:00 a.m. Monday, March 13th, at the Day & Carter Mortuary with the Rev. Kenny Walden officiating. The body will be cremated and burial will be at a later date in Beech Grove Cemetery. Friends may call from 2-8 p.m. Sunday at the Day & Carter Mortuary.

03/08/2000

Ball – John H. Ball of Mitchell, IN died Wednesday, March 8, 2000, at Westview Nursing and Rehab Center. Bor on February 4, 1904, in Huron, IN, he was the son of George and Mary (Robbins) Ball. He married Minnie E. Pipher in 1992, and she died in June, 1996.

Surviving are five sons: Leon Ball, Charles H. Ball, Ronald Ball, all of Mitchell, IN, Kenneth Ball of Bedford, IN, and James W. Ball of Bloomington, IN; three daughters: Mary Louise Williams and Mildred Henderson, both of Mitchell, IN, and Lavon Callahan of Bedford, IN; two sisters: Stella Terry of Mitchell, IN, and Hester Lindquist of Chicago, IL; twenty-seven grandchildren, and several great-grandchildren and great-great-grandchildren. He was preceded in death by one son, John Ernest Ball; three brothers, Sam, Noble, and Dewey Ball; two sisters, Martha Reynolds and Cora Blanton; and four grandchildren.

He was a retired employee of Lehigh Portland Cement and a farmer. He was a member of the Mitchell Church of Nazarene.

Services for John Ball will be at 10:00 a.m. Friday, March 10th, at Chastain Funeral Home with the Rev. Mark Bechtel officiating. Burial will follow in Mitchell Cemetery. Friends may call from 4:30-9 p.m. Thursday and from 8:30 a.m. until the service time Friday at the funeral home.

03/05/2000

Redding – Marvin D. (Babe) Redding of Mitchell, IN, died Sunday, March 5, 2000, at Audubon Hospital in Louisville. Born on December 5, 1938, in Mitchell, IN, he was the son of Irvie and Marguerite (Kendall) Redding. He married Shawna D. Clouse in 1997, and she survives. Also surviving are one son, Chad Redding Gilstrap of Orleans, IN; three step-daughters, Shawna Roberts, and Jena and Kristine Clouse, all of Mitchell, IN; his mother of Paoli, IN; two brothers, Robert Lynn Redding of San Antonio, TX, and Troy Redding of Bedford, IN; one sister, Anita Brown of Bedford, IN; four grandchildren, and several nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by his father.

He co-owned (with Lloyd Blanton) the B&B Commercial Cleaning, and he owned Babe's Variety Stire, both in Mitchell. He was of Protestant faith.

Services for Marvin Redding will be at 1:00 p.m. Thursday, March 9tth, at Havery Mortuary with Bro. Jerry Allen officiating. Burial will follow in Mitchell Cemetery. Friends may call from 2-8 p.m. Wednesday and from 10 a.m. until the service time Thursday at the funeral home.

03/04/2000

Beasley – Margueritte Beasley, of Mitchell, IN, died Saturday, March 4, 2000, at Mitchell Manor Living and Rehab Center. Born on December 13, 1919, in Mitchell, IN, she was the daughter of William Edward and Sarah Finley (Pellman) Sylvester. She married Walter E. Beasley on August 1, 1942, and he preceded her in death on September 23, 1997.

Surviving are one son, Edward E. Beasley, of Mitchell, IN, two brothers: John E. Sylvester and George T. Sylvester, both of Indianapolis, IN; and one granddaughter. She was preceded in death by her parents, a son, Stephen R. Beasley on March 17, 1996; two brothers: William A. Sylvester and Elmer Sylvester; and three sisters: Daisy Sylvester, Kathryn Bartley, and Martha W. Burnette.

She was a graduate of Mitchell High School class of 1939, a member of Jacob Finger United Methodist Church, and a fifty year member of Order of Eastern Star #503.

Services for Margueritte Beasley will be at 1:00 p.m. on Tuesday, March 7, 2000, in the Memorial Chapel of Chastain Funeral Home with the Reverends Jack Shake and Ron Lucas officiating. Burial will be in Mitchell Cemetery. Friends may call from 4 – 8 p.m. on Monday, March 6, and from 11:00 a.m. until the time of the service on Tuesday, March 8, at the funeral home.

Cromer – Marilyn R. Cromer of Mitchell, IN, died Saturday. March 4, 2000, at Methodist Hospital in Indianapolis. Born on March 15, 1930, in Lawrence County, IN, she was the daughter of Ray and Ruby (King) Snot. She married the Rev. Frederick Cromer on August 1, 1952, and he survives.

Also surviving are two sons, Fred L. Cromer, Jr. of Zambia, Africa, and Daniel A. Cromer of Marion, IN; one daughter, Karen Reeves of LaVerne, CA; two brothers, Robert Snow of Bedford, IN, and Roger Snow of Greenwood, SC; one sister, Anna Mary Stonoss of Tempe, AZ; and eleven grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her parents.

She was a licensed practical nurse and a minister's wife. A 1948 graduate of Mitchell High School, she graduate from Frankfort Pilgrim College. She and her husband had served as missionaries in Eritrea for several years and had ministered Wesleyan Churches in various places in Indiana and in Phoenix, AZ until 1996. She was a member of the Mitchell Wesleyan Church.

Services for Marilyn Cromer will be at 10:00 a.m. Saturday, March 11th at the Mitchell Wesleyan Church with the Revs. Steve Jones and Fred Cromer, Jr. officiating. Burial will follow in Beech Grove Cemetery. Friends may call from 4-8 p.m. Friday at Chastain Funeral Home and from 9 a.m. until the service time Saturday at the church. Memorial contributions may be made to the Marilyn Cromer Scholarship Fund for Pilgrim Wesleyan Bible College Students in Zambia, c/o Wesleyan World Missions, Box 5034, Indianapolis, IN 46250-0434.

Holmes – Marian J. Holmes of Avoca, IN, died Saturday, March 4, 2000, at the Bloomington Hospital. Born on July 31, 1926, in Lawrence County, IN, she was the daughter of Leland and Ethel (Smith) Blackburn. She married Harvey L. "Cocky" Holmes, and he survives.

Also surviving are two sons, J.R. Holmes of Bloomington, IN, and Mike Holmes of Avoca, IN; two daughters, Debbie Ransom and Jan Kirk, both of Avoca, IN; one brother, Bob Blackburn of Eaton, OH; seven grandchildren, and nine great-grandchildren.

She had worked for the U.S. Postal Service for twenty-two years, retired as post mistress of the Avoca post office. She was a member of the Crossroads Community Church.

Services for Marian Holmes will be at 11:00 a.m. Tuesday, March 7th, at Crossroads Community Church with the Revs. Bob Phillips, Phil Thorne, and Phil Ransom officiating. Burial will follow in Cresthaven Cemetery. Friends may call from 2-9 p.m. Monday and from 9 a.m. until the service time at the church. Day & Carter Mortuary is in charge of the arrangements.

Phillips – Stanley Phillips, of Springville, IN, died Saturday, March 4, 2000, at his residence. Born on June 29, 1917, in Gregory, KY, he was the son of Benjamin Harrison and Josey (Godsey) Phillips. He married Georgia R. Anderson on August 25, 1941, and she survives.

Also surviving are four sons: Robert E., Herbert L., Marvin W. (Bill), and Gary W. Phillips, all of Springville, IN; three brothers: David E. Phillips, of Avoca, IN; Joseph Ray and Howard Phillips, both of Springville, IN; three sisters: Aline Nelson, of Houston, TX; Alma Jones and Charlene Banks, both of Springville, IN; nine grandchildren, nine great-grandchildren, and several nieces, nephews, great-nieces, and great-nephews. He was preceded in death by his parents, four brothers: Luther, R.C., Herbert, and Glen Phillips; and two sisters: Carrie Gregory and Opal Chattman.

He was a retired farmer and a member and trustee of Grace Baptist Church in Springville, IN. He was a veteran of the U.S. Army.

Services for Stanley Phillips will be at 1:00 p.m. on Wednesday, March 8, at the Elmwood Chapel of the Day & Carter Mortuary with the Reverend Roscoe Godsey officiating. Burial will be in the Springville West Cemetery, with Military Rites being accorded by the American Legion Gillen Post #33. Friends may call from 12 – 8 p.m. on Tuesday, March 7, at the Day & Carter Mortuary.

Thurman – Millard L. "Jake" Thurman, of Bedford, IN, died Saturday, March 4, 2000, at St. Vincent Hospital in Indianapolis. Born on February 7, 1929, in Lawrence County, IN, he was the son of Bailey and Maymie (Dooley) Thurman. He married Lucy Hanners, and she died in 1978. He married Mildred Griffin, and she survives.

Also surviving are one son, Terry Thurman of Indianapolis; one daughter, Rhonda Thurman of Mitchell, IN; and one grandson. He was preceded in death by one brother, Bill Thurman, and one sister, Marguerite Ray.

He was a retired electrician, had worked at Central Foundry, and had owned Jake's Pool and Recreation. He was a member of Grace United Methodist Church and a former member of the Masonic Lodge in Bedford, the Scottish Rite in Indianapolis and the La-Or-Ma Shrine Club.

Services for Millard Thurman will be at 1:00 p.m. Tuesday, March 7th, at Ferguson-Lee Funeral Home. Burial will follow in Beech Grove Cemetery. Friends may call from 4-8 p.m. Monday and from 8:30 a.m. until the service time Tuesday at Ferguson-Lee Funeral Home.

03/03/2000

Fleenor – Michael Fleenor of Williams, IN, died Friday, March 3, 2000, at his residence. Born on November 25, 1953, in Hartford City, IN, he was the son of Mike and Evelyn (Hopkins) Fleenor.

Surviving are two sons, Aaron Fleenor of Mesa, AZ, and Timothy Fleenor of Orleans, IN; his mother, of Mitchell, IN; his twin sister, Teresa Leach of Mitchell, IN; and two grandchildren. He was preceded in death by his father.

He had worked for RCA in Bloomington for twenty-seven years, and he was to have graduated this spring from Ivy Tech with a degree in graphic design. He was a member of Woodville Baptist Church.

There will be private services for Michael Fleenor at a later date with the Rev. Glenn Hamer officiating. Burial will be in Mitchell Cemetery. The Day & Carter Mortuary is in charge of arrangements.

02/29/2000

Whitted – Hazel M. Whitted of Lebanon, IN, formerly of Bedford, IN, died Tuesday, February 29, 2000, at Witham Hospital in Lebanon, IN. Born on June 13, 1914, in Somerset, KY, she was the daughter of James and Mary (Tucker) Hardgrove. She married William Henry Whitted in December, 1931, and he died in 1977.

Surviving are two sons: James Whitted of Virginia and Jon Michael Whitted of Brazel, IN; one daughter, Patricia Ann Gyger of Lebanon, IN; nine grandchildren, and nine great-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by four brothers: James, Henry, Charles, and Sherman Hardgrove; and one sister, Betty Sullivan.

She had worked at the Naval Surface Warfare Center-Crane and M. Fine & Sons. She was a member of the Fayetteville Baptist Church.

Services for Hazel Whitted will be at 2:00 p.m. Saturday, March 4th, at the Day & Carter Mortuary. Burial will follow in Green Hill Cemetery. Friends may call from 11 a.m. until the service time Saturday at the Day & Carter Mortuary. Memorial contributions may be made to the Fayetteville Baptist Church.

02/28/2000

Dalton – Bobby Dalton of Bedford (Pinhook area), IN, died Monday, February 28, 2000, at Dunn Memorial Hospital. Born on January 30, 1928, in Lawrence County, IN, he was the son of George and Roxcena (Spray) Dalton. He married Maxine Fish on June 21, 1947, and she survives.

Also surviving are one son, Emmett G. Dalton of Bedford, IN; three daughters, Muriel Evans, Lois Guthrie, and Abby Flynn, all of Bedford, IN; one sister, Esther Guthrie of Orleans, IN; eight grandchildren, and several nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by five brothers: Walter, Thomas Gilbert, Clarence, Woodrow, and Bud Dalton; and five sisters: Hester Simmerman, Helen Hawkins, Elma Gutwald,, Ellen Theodosa Dalton, and Thelma Christina Dalton.

He was a retired farmer, school bus driver, and construction worker, and was a U.S. Army veteran. He was a member of White River Baptist Church.

Services for Hobby Dalton will be at 10:00 a.m. Wednesday, March 1st, at Ferguson-Lee Funeral Home with Bro. Kenny Dalton officiating. Burial will follow in Pinhook Cemetery. Friends may call from 2-8 p.m. Tuesday at Ferguson-Lee Funeral Home.

Parker – Kenneth R. Parker of Bedford, IN, formerly of Mitchell, IN, died Monday, February 28, 2000, at Bedford Regional Medical Center. Born on February 27, 1919, in Lawrence County, IN, he was the son of Claude and Nellie (Blake) Parker. He married Alice Pridemore, and she survives.

Also surviving are one son, Ray Parker of Mitchell, IN; one step-son, Earl Pridemore of Mitchell, IN; three sisters: Lucille Lake and Helen Hazel, both of Bedford, IN, and Doris Martin of Oolitic, IN; two grandchildren, six step-grandchildren, and seven great-grandchildren.

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