Jimmy Ray Parrish
Rev. Jimmy Ray Parrish, 71, of Greencastle, passed away on Sunday, Dec. 1, 2013. Born Dec. 6, 1941 in Greencastle, he was the son of Guy Estil and Maggie Belle (Higgins) Parrish. He married Millie Ann (Russell) Parrish on Oct. 1, 1962 and she survives...
Jean Mildred Bennett
Jean Mildred Bennett, 93, passed away on Saturday, Nov. 23, 2013 in California after a brief illness. She was born on Nov. 14, 1920 in Coatesville to Lee Orville and Agnes Minter Eastham. She was a graduate of Amo High School. She was an accomplished pianist and vocalist and played the organ at the Coatesville United Methodist Church and sang with a DePauw University Choir. She worked for Indiana Bell Telephone Company and for banks in Coatesville and Greencastle...
Linda S. Phillips
Linda S. Phillips, 72, of Greencastle, passed away on Saturday, Nov. 30, 2013. She was born on April 17, 1941 in Clay County to George Treash Sr. and LuElla Neal Treash. Linda had been employed in the Jewelry department at Wal-Mart and had worked in Food Services at DePauw for 16 years...
Shirley A. VanHook
Shirley A. VanHook, 77, of Russellville, passed away at Putnam County Hospital on Nov. 30, 2013. She was born in Spartanburg, S.C., to Eugene and Ruby Mason Biggs on March 5, 1936. Shirley graduated from Russellville High School and worked as a Matron at Putnam County Home...
Vera J. Walton
Vera J. Walton, 69, passed away peacefully at her home on Tuesday, Nov. 26, 2013, after a year-long battle with breast cancer. Born July 23, 1944 in Kentucky, she was the daughter of Eddie Edwin and Linnie Belle (Long) Jellison. She was a 1962 graduate of Roachdale High School...
Claude W. Barker
Claude W. Barker, 96, of Roachdale, passed away on Wednesday, Nov. 27, 2013 at Mill Pond Health Campus at Greencastle. He was born on Sept. 30, 1917 to Roy and Lora O. Eggers Barker. He graduated from Roachdale High School in 1936. Claude was a member of the Roachdale Presbyterian Church a life member of the Optimist Club...
Donald Allen Matthews
Donald Allen Matthews, 47, of Reelsville, passed away on Monday, Nov. 25, 2013. Donald served his country in the U.S. Army during Desert Storm and Desert Shield. He was a sheet metal worker and a journeyman welder and worked in facility maintenance for TOA USA in Mooresville. He was a member of V.F.W. and Masonic Lodge...
Eleanor Jane Aker
Eleanor Jane Aker, 81, Indianapolis, was ushered into the presence of her lord and savior Jesus Christ from her daughter's home on Monday, Nov. 4, 2013. Jane was a blessing to her two daughters, Pam and Cindy; son-in-law; grandchildren; and great grandchildren. She helped all five of her grandchildren go to college...
Robert 'Rob' Evans
Robert Lee Evans, 50, Lugoff, S.C., died on Wednesday, Nov. 27, 2013. Born in Bainbridge, he was a son of the late Charles Edward and Mary Griebelbauer Evans. A graduate of the South Carolina Criminal Justice Academy, he was a deputy sheriff with the Kershaw County Sheriff's Department and currently the school resource officer at Lugoff-Elgin Middle School...
Vera J. Walton
Vera J. Walton, 69, of Greencastle, passed away on Tuesday, Nov. 26, 2013.
Arrangements are pending at the Hopkins-Rector Funeral Home.
Mary June VonTress Priest
Mary June VonTress Priest, 88, of Greencastle, passed away on Friday, Nov. 22, 2013 at her home with her loving family at her side. She was born in Greencastle on June 3, 1925, and was the daughter of C.O. and Mary VonTress, who preceded her in death...
Wayne Moore, age 83, of Greencastle, passed away on Sunday, Nov. 24, 2013. Born Feb. 27, 1930 in Putnam County, he was the son of Frank and Nora (Smock) Moore. He married Delilah (Overshiner) Moore on March 11, 1948 and she preceded him in death on May 14, 2002...
Bernie Deckard, 70, of Crawfordsville passed away at 9:05 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 23 in Morgantown, Ind., where he had resided since the end of October at Morgantown Health Care Inn. Born Sept. 23, 1943 in Crawfordsville, he was the son of Carl Deckard and Rena I. Douglas Meagher...
Doyle K. Chiles
Doyle K. Chiles, 80, of Brazil, passed away Wednesday, Nov. 20, 2013 at Union Hospital following a short illness. His loving family was by his side. He was born May 31, 1933 in Putnam County, the son of Claude Fay Chiles and Edna Cone Chiles. Mrs. Chiles passed away and his stepmother, Anna Soltis, raised Doyle...
Nancy K. McCullough
Nancy K. McCullough, 70, of Greencastle, formerly of Cloverdale, passed away on Tuesday, Nov. 19, 2013 at Asbury Towers, Greencastle. She was born June 25, 1943 at Greencastle, and was the daughter of the late George Robert and Ethel Pauline (Taber) Arendt...
Anita Louise Miller
Anita Louise Miller, 80, Greencastle, died on Sunday, Nov. 17, 2013 in Greencastle from complications related to her decade-long struggle with Parkinson's Disease. She was born July 7, 1933, in Waco, Texas, the first of four children of Eddie Arthur and Arminda Louise (Wolfe) Wetterman...
Robert 'Bob' Berlin Hudson
Robert "Bob" Berlin Hudson, 85, of Poland, passed away on Saturday, Nov. 9, 2013. A memorial service will be conducted at the Cunot Community Center on Sunday, Nov. 24 from 1-3 p.m. Chandler Funeral Home in Ellettsville is assisting with the arrangements...
Harry 'Butch' Junior Kirton Il
Harry "Butch" Junior Kirton II, 48, of Brazil passed away Saturday, Nov.16, 2013 at home with family and friends after a year battle with cancer. Butch was born March 27, 1965, the son of the late Harry J and Lillie F. (Thomas) Kirton. He was a 1983 graduate of Brazil High School, a Disabled American veteran of Desert Storm and employed by Great Dane for the last 19 years...
Paul Edward Smith
Paul Edward Smith, age 89, of Bainbridge, passed away on Monday, Nov. 18, 2013. Born Dec. 8, 1923 in Brownsburg, he was the son of Frank R. and Thelma T. (Harris) Smith and was a graduate of Bainbridge High School. He was a 1950 graduate of Purdue University, having attended on the GI Bill and later received his master's degree from the University of Tennessee in animal husbandry...
Myrna Ann Yost/Jordan
Myrna Ann Yost/Jordan, 58, Quincy, passed away Tuesday, Nov. 19, 2013 at Hickory Creek at Sunset, Greencastle. Born Nov. 20, 1954 at Terre Haute, she was the daughter of Robert H. and Freda M. (Lawson) Sterchi. She was a homemaker. Survivors include her mother, Freda Sterchi, Quincy; her children, Shawn Sterchi and wife Martha, Indianapolis, Joshua Yost and wife Christie, Quincy, Robert Yost, Quincy, William Jordan Jr. ...
Larry Ray Leonard
Larry Ray Leonard was born Oct. 25, 1948 in Greencastle. He served our country in the United States Marine Corp in Vietnam from 1967 to 1971. He was awarded the Purple Heart, Combat Action Ribbon, Presidential Unit Citation, National Defense, Vietnam Campaign, Vietnam Service Medals and Sharpshooters badge...
William Russell Long
William Russell Long, 68, Roachdale, passed away at his residence on Monday, Nov. 18, 2013. He was born on Nov. 30, 1944 at Ladoga to John W. and Lillian May Harshbarger Long. He graduated from Roachdale High School in 1963 and served in the U.S. Army from 1965-67...
Mary Agnes Landes
Mary Agnes (Spears) Landes, 90, of Reelsville, passed away Thursday, Nov. 14, 2013 at Ivy Trace in Greencastle. She was born, the oldest of four children, July 9, 1923 in Owen County, the daughter of Lee Edward Spears and Agnes Irene (Allen) Spears...
William B. 'Bill' Robertson
William B. "Bill" Robertson, 66, formerly of Greencastle, passed away on Thursday, Nov. 14, 2013. He was born on Aug. 20, 1947, in Aurora, Illinois, to William B. "Scotty" and Marilyn J. (Lilley) Robertson. Bill graduated from Aurora West High School. He attained the rank of "Life" Boy Scout, and was an avid sailor. He was acting captain for his sailboat charters and traveled the world via awards trips through Chrysler...
Mary Agnes Landes
Mary Agnes Landes, 90, of Greencastle, passed away Thursday, Nov. 14, 2013 at 1 a.m. A full obituary will be published in the Saturday newspaper. Services are scheduled for 11 a.m. Monday at Lawson-Miller Chapell, Brazil. Visitation will be held 4-7 p.m. Sunday and again Monday at 10 a.m. until time of services...