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Obituaries from September 2012

Marjorie Nicholson (09/30/12)
Marjorie Nicholson, 85, Cloverdale, passed away on Saturday, Sept. 29, 2012 at St. Vincent Hospital, Indianapolis. She was born on May 10, 1927 in Putnam County and was the daughter of the late Lowell McCammack and Bessie Marie (Disney) McCammack Wilson...
Nicholas Lee Williams (09/27/12)
Nicholas Lee Williams, 21, died Tuesday, Sept. 25, 2012 at Plainfield. He was born June 13, 1991 to Daniel Lee and Marsha Susan Trail Williams at Indianapolis. He graduated in 2010 from North Putnam High School, where he played football and was on the wrestling team...
Steve Richards (09/27/12)
Steve Richards, born May 1, 1965, Indianapolis, was a father, a son, a husband, a lover, a friend, a server, an artist and a musical advocate. His life had a monumental impact on those blessed enough to know him well. Steve loved to lift others to laughter and enjoyed celebrating life. His presence was that of an embracing character that brought music, fulfillment, happiness and love...
Dorothy V. Warmoth Butler (09/26/12)
Dorothy V. Warmoth Butler, 94, passed away peacefully Monday, Sept. 24, 2012 at South Bend. Born Aug. 20, 1918, she was the daughter of the late Alva E. Stone and Vera Pauline (Wells) Stone McNeil. Dorothy was preceded in death by her first husband, Charles "Shy" Warmoth; second husband, Raymond Butler; daughter, Nancy Warmoth; son, Jerry Warmoth; and brother, Gareld Stone...
Maurice E. Campbell (09/25/12)
Maurice E. Campbell, 66, of Fillmore, passed away Tuesday, Sept. 25, 2012, in his residence. Born May 4, 1946 in Vincennes, he was the son of Joseph W. Campbell and Thelma L. (Burlington) Archer. He married Ann Harper and she survives. Maurice was a truck driver for the MTI Trucking Company. His hobbies were spending time with his grandchildren, NASCAR and the Indianapolis Pacers...
Myrtle L. Davis (09/23/12)
Myrtle L. Davis, 82, of Roachdale, passed away at Danville Rehabilitation Center on Friday evening. She was born on May 2, 1930 to George N. and Clara Keck Long in Roachdale. Myrtle worked as a nursing assistant at the Crawfordsville and Greencastle hospitals and several nursing homes...
Charles D. 'Charlie' Richard (09/23/12)
Charles D. "Charlie" Richard, 86, lifelong resident of Clayton, died Friday, Sept. 21, 2012. Charlie was born May 9, 1926 to Bryan and Olga (McMorris) Richard. He married Marguerite "Maggie" (Cain) Bassett who preceded him in death on Nov. 22, 2010...
Marjorie E. Hopkins (09/21/12)
Marjorie E. Hopkins, 82, of Roachdale passed away at Franciscan St. Elizabeth Hospital at Crawfordsville on Friday morning, Sept. 21, 2012. She was born on May 28, 1930 to Everett and Lucille Purkey Camblin at Morocco, Ind. She was a homemaker and also drove a school bus for North Putnam Schools...
Charlotte Faye Stewart (09/20/12)
Charlotte Faye Stewart, age 68, of Greencastle, passed away on Thursday, Sept. 20, 2012, surrounded by her family. Born Nov. 15, 1943 in West Terre Haute, she was the daughter of Clarence and Susan (Bemis) Knight. She was a graduate of Brazil High School...
Steven E. Overbay (09/19/12)
Steven E. Overbay, 27, of Roachdale, died Tuesday, Sept. 18, 2012 on U.S. 36 near Morton. He was employed by INDOT. He was born on April 12, 1985 in Danville to Charles Lee and Virginia Miles Overbay. He was member of the New Maysville Community Church and the Roachdale Masonic Lodge. He graduated from North Putnam High School in 2003...
Patricia Harlan (09/19/12)
Patricia Harlan, 80, of Greencastle, passed away on Wednesday, Sept. 19, 2012. She was born on Oct. 4, 1931 in Clay County, Ind., to Thomas Riggs and Florence Johnson Riggs. Mrs. Harlan was a member of Beech Grove United Methodist Church. Her parents; husband, Robert E. Harlan; son Philip E. Harlan; and great-grandson Reid Bozell preceded her in death...
Dautry F. 'Doc' Cabe (09/16/12)
Dautry F. "Doc" Cabe, age 72, of Greencastle, passed away on Saturday, Sept. 15, 2012 at Putnam County Hospital. Born Oct. 28, 1939 in Sylva, N.C., he was the son of Ottis Fred and Mary Etta (Deitz) Cabe. He served in the U.S. Navy from 1959 to 1962...
Richard 'Ricky' Allen Johnson (09/16/12)
Richard "Ricky" Allen Johnson, 28, of Clay City, died unexpectedly on Thursday, Sept.13, 2012. He was born July 7, 1984 in Putnam County, the son of Timothy Allen Johnson and Mary Kathleen Mundy Johnson. He graduated from Cloverdale High School and also attended Indiana State University for two years...
Larry R. Fisher (09/15/12)
Larry R. Fisher, 65, of Albuquerque, N.M., formerly of Greencastle, passed away peacefully at his home on Tuesday, Sept. 11, 2012. He was born Dec. 6, 1946 in Indianapolis. Larry graduated from Greencastle High School in 1964. He graduated from Purdue University with a B.S. in English and from Indiana State University with a degree in accounting...
Albert Paul Neeley (09/13/12)
Albert Paul Neeley, 88, Plainfield, passed away Thursday, Sept.13, 2012 in Manorcare at Prestwick in Avon. Born Nov. 20, 1923 in Inman, Va., he was the son of James Patton and Dora Spears Neeley. Paul married Zula Todd and she preceded him in death...
Larry R. Fisher (09/13/12)
Larry R. Fisher, 65, formerly of Putnamville, passed away peacefully at home on Monday, Sept. 10, 2012. Arrangements have been entrusted to Bittles and Hurt Funeral Home, Greencastle. A complete obituary will be published in a later edition of the Banner Graphic...
Charles Estle Poole (09/12/12)
Charles Estle Poole, 99, of Plainfield, passed away Wednesday, Sept. 12, 2012, just 16 days away from his 100th birthday. He was born Sept. 28, 1912 in Peoria, Ill., to the late Riley and Myrtle (Poynter) Poole. He retired from Chrysler Foundry in 1977 as a welder...
Devin M. Adams (09/11/12)
Devin M. Adams, 28, Lafayette, passed away Sunday, Sept. 9, 2012 at his residence. He was born May 1, 1984 at Greencastle to Michael Adams and Connie Green. He graduated from North Putnam High School in 2002. He worked in construction and had previously worked for UPS...
Nellie I. Wellman (09/10/12)
Nellie I. Wellman, 87, Plainfield, passed away on Sunday, Sept. 9, 2012 in The Gathering Place. Born Dec. 24, 1924 in Hazelwood, she was the daughter of Eathor and Anna George Curtis. She married Jewell Glenn Wellman in 1945 and he preceded her in death in 1997...
James R. Jones (09/09/12)
James R. Jones, 88, Carmel, passed away Saturday, Sept. 8, 2012. Mr. Jones was a veteran of World War II and proudly served our country, earning a Purple Heart. Before retiring in 1990, Mr. Jones owned Moore's Shoe Store in Greencastle. He enjoyed spending time with his family and playing golf...
Bobby Joe Wood (09/09/12)
Bobby Joe "Woody" Wood, 79, of Crawfordsville passed away early Saturday morning at his home. Born Aug. 14, 1933 in Crawfordsville, he was the son of Elmer Cecil and Anna Lee Black Wood. He attended Crawfordsville High School. He was employed at R.R. Donnelly's & Sons for 42 and a half years, working in the art department, then as a press journeyman and then a pressman at the Crawfordsville south plant...
Gladah Mead Childs (09/09/12)
Gladah Mead Childs, age 97, Jeffersonville, passed away on Thursday, Sept. 6, 2012. She was born and raised in Jeffersonville and spent 40 years living in Greencastle, where she raised both of her children and she and her husband owned The Farmer's Supply, a John Deere farm equipment and Plymouth/Desoto dealership...
Helen Louise Allender (09/06/12)
Helen Louise Allender, 92, died at the Brown County Health and Living Community on Tuesday, Sept. 4, 2012. She was the oldest of nine children, born Nov. 27, 1919 to Roy Harden and Katherine Spurgeon Harden. Helen married Wallace "Sug" Allender on Aug. 15, 1940...
Robert Wayne Capps (09/05/12)
Robert Wayne Capps, 65, of Brazil, died Tuesday, Sept. 4, 2012 at his home following a battle with cancer. He was born March 23, 1947 in Crawfordsville, the son of Elmer Capps and Clonia Spears Capps. On July 24, 1969 Robert was united in marriage to Evelyn Montgomery Capps, she survives...
Margaret Applegate Crosby (09/04/12)
Margaret Applegate Crosby of Roachdale passed away on Sept. 4, 2012 in Greencastle. Burial will be at the Roachdale Cemetery with Pastor Alan Small officiating at 11 a.m. Saturday, Sept. 8. Friends and family are invited to the home of Joseph and Susan Crosby, following the burial, for refreshments...
S. D. 'Hank' White (09/03/12)
S. D. "Hank" White, 92, Cloverdale, passed away on Sept. 1, 2012 at his residence. He was born on Aug. 19, 1920 in Indianapolis and was the son of the late Charles Henry and Stella Bell (Black) White. On April 8, 1942 he married Gertrude Marie Church, and she preceded him in death on Feb. 7, 2005 after more than 62 years of marriage...
Barbara J. Oakes York (09/03/12)
Barbara J. Oakes (Frederick) York, 84, passed away unexpectedly at her home in Heritage Lake. She was born Dec. 11, 1927 in Indianapolis, the daughter of Irene (Barrett) and Frank Oakes. Barbara was a 1945 graduate of George Washington High School. She had worked in the Sundries Department at Wal-Mart retiring in 2009...
Michael E. Wilson, (09/03/12)
Michael E. Wilson, 65, of Greencastle, passed away on Wednesday, Aug. 29, 2012. He was born on Dec. 3, 1946 in Crawfordsville to Jack Lloyd Wilson and Mary Jane "Pat" Hughes Wilson. Mike served his country in the U.S. Army during Vietnam, and retired in May 2000 at the rank of Master Sergeant, having served as a leadership instructor for Army Reservists...
Bonnie L. McCullough (09/03/12)
Bonnie L. McCullough, 79, of Cloverdale, passed away on Friday, Aug. 31, 2012. She was born on May 8, 1933 in Brazil to Porter Miller and Merle Rissler Miller. Mrs. McCullough was a member of Big Walnut Baptist Church in Reelsville, and had been employed at North Putnam Community Schools in the cafeteria, at The Patio in Greencastle and at the DePauw Hub...