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Marvin Leroy Dixon
November 27, 1935 - November 30, 2016
Visitation will be from 4-8pm, Sunday, December 4, 2016 at McAdams Mortuary. Funeral will be 11am Monday, December 5 at the funeral home. Bro, David Manship will officiate. Burial will be in Hardinsburg Cemetery.
Marvin Leroy Dixon was survived by: wife- Janet (Westenbarger) Dixon- Hardinsburg; daughter- Marla Bowles- Paoli; sister- Carolyn Shadler- Shelbyville, IN; step daughters- Lora Chathan- French Lick & Christine Cordell- Terre Haute; step son- Christopher Draper- Chesapeake, VA; grandchildren- Kassi Harkness & Justin Bowles- both of Paoli; step grandchildren- Lilly Chathan- French Lick; Brooke and Casey Draper- Chesapeake, VA; step great grandchildren- Henry & Lucille Chathan- French Lick. He is preceded in death by: parents- Paul & Estelle (McCabe) Dixon.'
Marvin Leroy Dixon was retired from Carpenter Body Works formerly of Mithell, IN; and he was a member pf Valeene Wesleyan Church.
Carolyn Marie Wright
November 27, 1941 - November 28, 2016
Visitation will be from 11am-1pm, Saturday, December 3, 2016 at McAdams Mortuary. Funeral will follow at 1pm at the funeral home. Bro. Harvey McAdams will officiate. Burial will be in Bethel Cemetery, Orleans, IN.
She is survived by: husband- Leroy H. Wright- Marengo; sisters- Charlotte Brewer- Orleans; Gwen Wells, Orleans; Patricia Brown- LaVeen, AZ & Karen Frazier- Rushville. She is preceded in death by: parents- Clarence George & Thelma Lucille (Rickard) Goodpastor; sisters- Geraldine Proctor & Sharon Cowan; brothers- William Louis, Jerry, Danny & Ronnie Goodpastor.
Carolyn Marie Wright was a homemaker.
Pauline C. Parks
August 12, 1919 - November 21, 2016
Visitation will be from 10am-1pm, Wednesday November 23, 2016 at McAdams Mortuary. Funeral will follow immediately at 1pm at the funeral home. Bro. Craig Chestnut will officiate. Burial will be in Paoli Community Cemetery. Memorial contributions may be made to: Victory Baptist Church, P.O. Box 184, French Lick, IN 47432 or Orange County Humane Society, P.O. Box 61, Paoli, IN 47454.
Pauline C. Parks is survived by: daughters- Vicki Childers- Orleans; Deretha Colber- Paoli; Janice Kellams- Bedford & Linda Drake- Santa Claus; 9 grandchildren; 18 great grandchildren. She is preceded in death by: parents- Samuel & Clara (Highfield) Holland; husband- Ermil Parks; sons- Lonnie Kellams & Larry Kellams; brothers- Delmar Holland, Lowell Holland; Lovell Holland; Samuel Holland Jr.; 2 infant sisters; grandchildren- Stacy Combs & Melissa Drake.
Pauline C. Parks was a charter member of Victory Baptist Church- French Lick & she was a retired employee of IGA formerly of Paoli.
Mary D. Ragsdale-West
May 15, 1919 - November 18, 2016
Services will be 1pm Friday, November 25, 2016 for Mary D. Ragsdale-West. Visitation will from 12noon-1pm the service time at McAdams Mortuary. Bro. Harvey McAdams will officiate. Burial will be in Fairview Cemetery.
She is survived by: daughter- Janet Staton- North Fort Myers, FL; son- Larry Ragsdale- Paoli; 7 grandchildren & 12 great grandchildren. She is preceded in death by: parents- William Runyon & Effie McLane; husbands- Clifford Ragsdale & William West; sons- Stephen Ragsdale & Leroy Ragsdale.
Bonnie Lou Brown
May 25, 1932 - November 18, 2016
Cremation was chosen for Bonnie Lou Brown, 84, of Orleans. She os survived by: daughter- Kim Brown- Orleans; son- Tim Brown- Katy, TX; granddaughters- Erin Brown & Erica Brown- both Katy, TX & brother- Bert Tolbert- California. She is preceded in death by: parents- David M. & Hester X. (Chambers) Tolbert; brother- Donaly Tolbert; sisters- Delilah Brown; Maxine Shanks, Shirley Irwin & Beatrice Carmichael.
Bonnie Lou Brown was a member of Orleans Methodist Church and former member of Phi Beta Psi Sorority.
Betty L. Grim
February 1, 1925 - November 12, 2016
Visitation will be from 11am-1pm Monday, November 14, 2016 at McAdams Mortuary. Funeral will follow at 1pm at the funeral home. Bro. Craig Chestnut will officiate.
She is survived by: daughters- Sharon Elkins- New Haven; Carol Wiggins- Atmore, AL; Sheila Watson- Mitchell, Teresa Caudill- Orleans & Lisa Lothamer- New Haven; sons- Larry Wells- Salem & Jr. Wells- Marion IL; sisters- Gennie Mackey- Paoli & Anna Jane Moore- Orleans; 18 grandchildren; 32 great grandchildren & 3 great great grandchildren. Betty L. Grim is preceded in death by: parents William Franklin & Elizabeth Catherine (Sanders) Roach; son- Keith Tuell; sisters- Elva Catherine Roach & Mary Elizabeth Roach, Olive Smart, Estelle Gehl & Lula Patton; 6 brothers; Casel, Glenwood, Arthur, Edmond, Charles & James William Roach.
Betty L. Grim was a retired housekeeping employee for former Orange County Hospital of Paoli & she was a member of Victory Baptist Church.
Judith S. Moore
January 11, 1939 - November 12, 2016
Cremation was chosen for Judith S. Moore, 77, of Paoli. She is survived by: husband- Bill Moore- Paoli; sister- Sondra Logan- Sand Bernadino, CA; & niece- Terri Hankins- Paoli. She is preceded in death by parents, James & Iris (Beaty) Drabing.
Judith S. Moore was a retired employee pf RestCare of French Lick & Paoli.
October 8,1948- November 8, 2016
Graveside services will be 1pm, Thursday, November 10, 2016 at Paoli Community Cemetery. Bro. Harvey McAdams will officiate.
She is survived by: companion- Bobby G. Downs- Paoli; daughters- Jessica Lynn Pierce- Odon & Teresa Henderson- Mitchell; sons- Bobby G. Hill- Paoli, Leonard D. Hill- Winslow & Elmer Hill Jr.- Texas; brother- William A. Cook- Muncie; grandchildren- Tanner Wilcoxen, Robert Tedrow & Jasmine Tedrow- all of Odon; Jackson Hill- Texas & Robert Henderson- Mitchell & great grandson- Cedric Tedrow- Odon. Tanzy Hill is preceded in death by: husband- Elmer Hill; parents- Thomas & Helen (Underwood) Cook; brother- Charles E. Cook; sisters- Mary K. Cook, Lizzie Mae Dunn, Imojean Foreman; & Rosie Cook & granddaughter- Teaha Mittedoroff.
Tanzy Hill was a homemaker.
Nancy Ellen (Wheeler) Byfield
August 28, 1948 - October 23, 2016
Visitation will be from 5-8pm Wednesday, October 26, 2016 at Dogwood Community Church, Paoli, IN. Funeral will be 11am, Thursday October 27 also at the Church. Bro. Anthony Moore will officiate. Burial will be in Paoli Community Cemetery.
Survivors include: husband- Stephen Byfield- Paoli; daughters- Beth Byfield- Paoli & Brandt Wamsley & Husband Sam- Paoli; brother- Edward Wheeler & Wife Diane- Paoli; grandchildren: Caddie Wamsley & Ezra Wamsley- both Paoli. She is preceded in death by her parents: William C. & Mary (Freeman) Wheeler.
Nancy Byfield was a homemaker & attended Dogwood Community Church of Paoli.
Harold K. Trinkle
August 5, 1917 - October 19, 2016
Visitation will be from 5-8pm, Sunday, October 23, 2016; funeral will be 11am Monday, October 24 at McAdams Mortuary. Bro. Harvey McAdams & Bro. Steve Lock will officiate. Burial will be in Valeene Cemetery.
He is survived by his wife, Dorothy L. (Holaday) Trinkle. He is preceded in death by: parents- Jeff & Grace (Stone) Trinkle & brothers- Oris & "Shorty" Trinkle.
Harold K. Trinkle was a veteran of the US Air Force- WWII, Korean Conflict & Pacific Wars. He was a retired Major in the US Air Force. He spent 39 years with the Army Air Corps/ United Stated Air Force. He was a member of the Hump Pilot Association & Doolittle Raiders, China- Burma- India Veterans Association, 8th Air force Historical Society, CBI Veterans Association, Korean Conflict Theater Veteran Association, Veterans of Foreign War (VFW), Air Weather Reconnaissance Association & National Association of Atomic Veterans. He was stationed at the American Embassy in China. He received medals for Distinguished Flying Cross for Heroism During Aerial Flight; Distinguished Flying Cross for Extraordinary Achievements During Time of Peace, Purple Heart Medal: awarded for injury during combat; Air Medal for meritorious achievement while participating in an aerial flight, Asiatic-Pacific Campaign Medal: awarded to US Military who served in the Asiatic-Pacific Theater from 1941-1945; American Defense: to recognize military service members who served on active duty between September 8, 1939- December 7, 1941; American Campaign Medal: for military service in the American Theater or Operations during WWII; Republic of China WWII Service Medal: to recognize military members who assisted China in their fight against Japan during WWII; Chinese Air Force Wings & Chinese War Memorial Medal. Harold K. Trinkle studied engineering & management at Purdue & Indiana Universities where he earned his Bachelors Degree. He also studied at Central Normal College and UCLA & graduated from Randolph & Ellington flying School. He was a member of the Valeene Christian Church.
Lois Jean Webb
June 26, 1934 - October 14, 2016
Visitation will be from 5-8pm Monday, October 17, 2016 at McAdams Mortuary. Funeral will be 11am Tuesday, October 18, 2016 at the funeral home. Bro. Harvey McAdams will officiate. Burial will be in Stampers Creek Cemetery,
Survivors include: daughter- Rebecca Tharp- Sulphur; 2 grandchildren; sisters- Julie Ratliff-Columbine, MI, Brenda Heminhous- Saginaw, MI, Paula Stumf- Indianapolis, Sharon Mierau- Sandiego, CA & Peggy Robertson- Quincy, IN; brother- Lewis Bauman- Morgantown, IN. She is preceded in death by: husband- James R. Webb; Parents- Lowell & Lorraine (Presell) Bauman & brothers- David & Daniel Bauman.
Lois Jean Webb was retired from Corn Realty of English from 1978-2004. She was also a member of Eckerty Christian Church.
Taylor Bolin Jr.
September 27, 1940 - October 14, 2016
Friends may call from 11am-5pm Monday, October 17, 2016 at Tunnel Hill Free Methodist Church in English. Memorial service will immediately follow at 5pm at the church. Bro, Doug Bryum will officiate. Cremation was chosen.
Taylor Bolin Jr. is survived by: daughter- Betty Cozart- Salem; sons- Jack Acton- English & Benny Bolin- Salem; sisters- Wanda Warford, Mary Ann McClarin & Bertie Singleton- all of Shelbyville, KY; brothers- Arthur Bolin- New Salisbury, Donnie Bolin- Louisville & Duane Bolin- Shelbyville, KY; 4 gtandchildren & 10 great grandchildren. He is preceded in death by: wife- Jean Rowe Bolin; parents- Taylor Bolin Sr. & Martha Pearl (Bolin) Bolin; sisters- Eleanor Tindle, Viola Smith, Geneva Warford & Particia Bolin & brothers- Pete Bolin, Joe Bolin, Walker Bolin & Charlie Bolin.
Taylor Bolin Jr. was retired from Tube Turns Co. of Louisville, KY & he was a member of Tunnel Hill Free Methodist Church, English.
December 13, 1953 - October 13, 2016
Visitation will be from 4-8 pm, Sunday, October 16, 2016 at McAdams Mortuary. Funeral will be 11am Monday, October 17, 2016 also at the funeral home. Bro. David Conley will officiate. Burial will be in Stampers Creek Cemetery.
Trina Tuell is survived by: daughters- Misty Stands & husband, Jason- Paoli & Kim Stroud- Paoli; grandchildren- Karson Stands, Mia Stroud, Will Stroud & Trey Guthrie- all of Paoli; sisters- Sharon Keene & husband, Jim & Valerie Tuell- all of Paoli; brothers- Randy Tuell, Donnie Tuell & wife, Kay- all of Paoli & Brad Tuell & wife Linda- Bedford. Several nieces and nephews. She is preceded in death by: parents- Russell & Betty (Dillard) Tuell; son- Joshua Stroud & sister- Sheila Tuell.
Trina Tuell was retired from Paoli, Inc. and she worked in the Cafeteria at Throop Elementary School.
Glenn O. Duke
May 2, 1946 - October 6, 2016
Visitation will be from 4-8pm, Monday, October 10, 2016 at McAdams Mortuary. Funeral will be 1pm, Tuesday, October 11, 2016 at the funeral home. Bro. Jimmy Johnson will officiate. Burial will be in Cooks Chapel Cemetery.
Survivors include: wife- Barbara (Cook) Duke- Paoli; daughter- Teri Pierce- Marengo; Son- Michael L. Duke & wife, Scarlet- Paoli; sister- Darlene Horsely- Corydon; brother- Edgar Eldon Duke- Marengo; grandchildren- Josh Duke- Paoli, Autumn Baker- Paoli; Tyler Pierce- Marengo, Tasha Guerard- Paoli & Hanna Samsil- Corydon; great grandchildren- Austin Duke-Mitchell, Berkley Duke- Mitchell, Cameron Duke- Mitchell, Baylin Baker- Paoli, Chase Baker- Paoli, Lily Guerard- Paoli, Lyla Guerard- Paoli, Nevaeh Samsil- Corydon, Teagor Samsil- Corydon, Brooklyn Samsil- Corydon & Eli Samsil- Corydon. Glenn O. Duke is preceded in death by: parents- Edgar & Elma (Smith) Duke & brothers- Delbert & Anthony Duke.
Glenn O. Duke was a member of Cooks Chapel Church, former Fire Chief at Southeast Fire Department & retired from Orange County State Highway Department.
Mary Edith Crane
September 6, 1925 - September 12, 2016
Visitation will be from 4-8pm, Wednesday, September 14, 2016 at McAdams Mortuary. Funeral will be 11am Thursday, September 15, 2016 at the funeral home. Bro. Craig Chestnut will officiate. Burial will be in Stampers Creek Cemetery.
Mary Edith Crane is survived by: daughters- Teresa Ann Hodges & Paula Sue Chastain- both of Paoli; grandchildren-Croix Hodges, Carri Hammons, Calah Campbell, Timmy Chastain, Jeremy Chastain & Brannon Chastain- all of Paoli; & great grandchildren- Wyatt Weeks, Lilli Hodges, Lane Hodges, Lijah Hodges, Ledges Hodges, Leena Hodges, Ashlyn Campbell, Lynkon Campbell, Charli Chastain, Brodee Chastain & Edie Chastain- all of Paoli. She is preceded in death by: parents- Jesse James & Lena (Marshall) Elliott; husband- Paul Edward Crane; sisters- Doris Clements & Jewell Elliott; brothers- James Elliott & Duras Wayne Elliott.
Mary Edith Crane was a homemaker and a member of Victory Baptist Church of French Lick.
Lorene F. Hess
January 29, 1922 - September 13, 2016
Cremation was chosen for Lorene F. Hess, 94, of Paoli. Survivors include: son- Kenneth David Franklin- Paoli; 9 grandchildren; 18 great-grandchildren & 9 great-great-grandchildren. She is preceded in death by; husband- Charles Hess; parents- Cecil & Elva (Henry) Baker & sons- Gary, Lawrence & Raymond Franklin.
Lorene F. Hess was a self employed grocery store owner and attended Paoli Wesleyan Church.
Belinda Faye Oney
January 14, 1969 - September 7, 2016
Cremation was chosen for Belinda Faye Oney, 47, of Paoli. She is survived by: son- Matthew "Cookie" Cook- Carefree; mother- Glenna Oney- Kentucky; sister- Reva Thompson- Lexington, KY & brothers- James Oney & Jackie Oney- both of Kentucky. She is preceded in death by her father- James Oney.
Belinda Faye Oney was a homemaker and attended The Mercy Center services in Paoli.
Verlin D. Campbell
April 14, 1932 - September 8, 2016
Private services will be held at McAdams Mortuary. Bro. Harvey McAdams will officiate. Burial will be in Paoli Community Cemetery.
Survivors include: husband- Oscar R. Campbell- Paoli; daughters- Margaret Mitchell- Taswell, Becky Benham- Paoli, Judy Reynolds- Paoli, Gail Manship- Marengo, Joyce Smith- Martinsville, Brenda Wolfe- Paoli & Susie Burgdroff- Virginia; sons- Herbert Music- Paoli, David Music- Paoli & Billy Campbell- Virginia; 25 grandchildren; 43 great grandchildren; 1 great great grandchild. She is preceded in death by: parents- Andrew & Molly (Reynolds) Oliver; brothers- H.B. Oliver & L.C. Oliver; granddaughter Jennifer Lundergan.
Verlin D. Campbell was a homemaker.
Farris Allen Wilson Jr.
August 7, 1934 - September 6, 2016
Cremation was chosen for Farris Allen Wilson Jr, 82, of Paoli. He was born in Louisville, KY August 7, 1934. Survivors include: daughter- Jane Sizemore- Paoli; son- Mark Wilson- Springfield, KY & grandchildren- Ezra John Sizemore- Paoli & Nathaniel Thomas Wilson- Springfield, KY. He is preceded in death by: parents- Farris Allen Wilson Sr. & Levana (Gosnell) Wilson; brother- Tom Wilson & infant sister- Betty Ann Wilson.
Farris Allen Wilson Jr. was a veteran of the US Air Force and retired from Drake Industries formerly of Paoli. He was a member of the Masonic Lodge of Louisville, KY & he attended Paoli Wesleyan Church and Shawnee Christian Church of Louisville. He was a member of Male High School and University of Kentucky marching bands.
"Hit the B flat Wallace!"
"It is well with my soul"
Doris Irene Crecelius
November 18, 1942 - August 18, 2016
Visitation will be from 5-8pm, Tuesday, August 23 at McAdams Mortuary. Funeral will be 11am, Wednesday, August 24 at the funeral home. Bro Gary Wilson will officiate. Burial will be in Union Chapel Cemetery, Milltown, IN.
Survivors include: daughters- Vickie I. Crecelius- Depauw & Darlene Satterfield- New Mexico; sons- Vernon Crecelius- Marengo, V.E. Crecelius- Marengo & Robin Satterfield- Madison; sister - Mary Kenley- New Salisbury; 5 grandchildren & 2 great grandchildren. She is preceded in death by: parents- Elzie Thomas & Ethel Irene (Allen) Jones; sister- Rose Mayer & brothers- Clarence & Jake Jones.
Doris Irene Crecelius was retired from Hoosier Upland and attended English Wesleyan Nursing Home Church Services.
Barbara S. Free
September 22, 1949 - August 18, 2016
Visitation will be from 4-8pm, Monday, August 22 at McAdams Mortuary. Funeral will be 11am Tuesday, August 23 at the funeral home. Bro. Craig Chestnut will officiate. Burial will be in Ames Chapel Cemetery.
Survivors include: husband- Warren Free Sr.- Hardinsburg; Sons- Glenn Eric Kearby- Hardinsburg, Jesse Free- Marengo, Warren Free Jr.- Mitchell & David Meredith- Mitchell; sister- Judy Ann Wagner- Dubois; brothers- Mike Chestnut- Oolitic & Steve Chestnut- West Baden; 7 grandchildren & 2 great grandchildren. She is preceded in death by: parents- George Gale & Mildred Jean (Purkhiser) Chestnut & sons- Trevor Doan & Todd Free.
Barbara S. Free was a retired employee of Indiana Handle Company of Paoli and a member of Paoli VFW.
Elizabeth Mae Allen
December 23,1978 - August 8, 2016
Funeral will be 1pm, Thursday, August 11, 2016 at McAdams Mortuary. Visitation will be Thursday, August 11, from 10am-1pm the service time at the funeral home. Bro, Harvey McAdams will officiate. Burial will be in Hardinsburg Cemetery.
Survivors include: husband- Jeremy Allen- Hardinsburg; parents- James & Marie Cole- Marengo; daughters- Emilie Bobbitt- Marengo & Aliza Allen- Hardinsburg; sons- Branson Bobbitt- Paoli, Dillon Allen & Chandler Allen- both Hardinsburg; sister- Jamie Nelson- French Lick; and a grand daughter on the way.
Elizabeth Mae Allen was a former employee of Medco Health & Rehab- French Lick.
James Hugh Eickelberger
December 25, 1943 - August 9, 2016
Cremation was chosen for James Hugh Eickelberger, 72, of Salem. Survivors include: companion- Stella Sparks- Salem; daughters- Sharon Eickelberger , Sandy Jones & husband- Steve, Sheila Buchanan and husband-Bill all of Paoli & Beth Maxey & wife- TIna- Michigan City, MI; 5 grandchildren, 8 great grandchildren; sisters- Rita Tucker- New Albany & Doris Archly- Salem & several nieces and nephews. He is preceded in death by: parents- Chester Arthur Eickelberger & Hazel (Baylor) Eickelberger Buchanan & brothers- Earl & Merle Eickelberger.
James Hugh Eickelberger was a retired truck driver for Roadway Co. of Chicago, IL & member of Teamsters Local 710 & Salem Moose Lodge.
Jon L. Lamb
May 19, 1940 - August 2, 2016
Cremation was chosen for Jon L. Lamb, 76, of Orleans. A Celebration of Life service will be held from 4-6pm Sunday, August 14, 2016 at The Orleans Christian Church. It will include a pitch-in mean.
He is survived by: wife- Barbara (DeWitt) Lamb- Orleans; daughter- Lynda Lamb- Orleans; brother- Lloyd Lamb- Bloomington; grandsons- Johnny Gulasa- Hardinsburg & Hunter Kreusch- Orleans; and great granddaughter- Genesis Gulasa- Hardinsburg. He is preceded in death by: parents- Chester Harold & Wanda (Gardner) Lamb & brother- Chet Lamb.
Jon L. Lamb was a retired U.S. Air Force Veteran after 22 years and serving in the Vietnam war. He was a member of Mt. Pleasant Baptist Church- Orleans.
Elvin "Tiny" Zehr
January 10, 1928 - August 1, 2016
Funeral services will be 10am, Saturday, August 6, 2016 at McAdams Mortuary. Visitation will be from 4-8pm, Friday, August 5 and Saturday after 9am until the service time at the funeral home. Bro. Phil Lamaster will officiate. Burial will be in Taswell Cemetery. In lieu of flowers memorial contributions can be made to: Memorial Hospital Foundation; Attn: French Lick Family Medicine Indigent Fund, 800 W. 9th St., Jasper, IN 47546.
Survivors include: Wife- Margie Zehr- Paoli (Married March 7, 1953); son- David & wife Shari Zehr- Paoli; brothers- Ed Zehr- Spencer & Wib Zehr- English; sisters- Wanda Smith- English; Barbara Spear- Indianapolis & Wilma Morrison- Paoli; grandchildren- Bryan & wife Katie Zehr- Breman, IN & Erin & Husband Derek Spaulding- Houston, TX; great- grandson- Wyatt Spaulding- Houston, TX; & several nieces and nephews. He is preceded in death by: parents- Frank & Irma (Kirkhoff) Zehr; brothers- Melvin Zehr, Jake Zehr & Gene Zehr; sisters- Bea Apple & Hazel Hammond.
Elvin "Tiny" Zehr was a U.S. Army World War II veteran & member of the English VFW. He was formerly employed by: Cornwell's formerly of Paoli; Benham's Sawmill- Orleans; and retired from Midwest Wood of Paoli. He attended Paoli Christian Church.
John B. Sullivan
November 29, 1942 - August 1, 2016
Memorial service will be 4pm, Saturday, August 6, 2016 at Dogwood Community Church in Paoli. Friends may visit at the church from 2-4pm. Bro. Anthony Moore, Scott McGowen and Jon Sullivan will officiate. In lieu of flowers, please make memorial contributions to the Orange County Humane Society, 856 N. Greenbriar Dr., Paoli, In 47454.
Survivors include: wife- Nedra (Bennett) Sullivan- Paoli (Married December 14, 1963); daughters- Janice Long- Lafayette & Jennifer Kolar- Union, KY; sons- Jon Mark Sullivan- Xenia, OH, Jeff Sullivan- Orleans & Jamey Sullivan- Paoli; sisters- Donna Sullivan & Lucy Dembek- both Seymour; brother- Fred Sullivan- Paoli; 18 grandchildren, 9 great-grandchildren & beloved cat- Freeney. He is preceded in death by his parents- Donald W. & Lula Mae (Burton) Sullivan.
John B. Sullivan worked many years building bridges for EH Hughes Construction Company, and he retired from Beaty Construction. He was a member of Dogwood Community Church of Paoli.
Sharon Sue Stine
November 30, 1956 - July 31, 2016
Visitation will be from 10am-11am, Tuesday, August 2, 2016 at McAdams Mortuary. Graveside service will immediately follow at 11am at Paoli Old Town Cemetery. Bro. David Manship will officiate.
Survivors includeL daughter- Mandy Blevins- Paoli; son- Travis Stine- Paoli; sisters- Teresa Folk- Springville, IN & Waynetta Bennett- Paoli; brother- Brady Bennett- Paoli & 3 grandchildren. She is preceded in death by: parents- Wayne & Willie (Anderson) Bennett & husband- Danny Joe Stine.
Sharon Sue Stine was formerly employed at Paoli Health and Living Community.
April 5, 1928 - July 28, 2016
A celebration of life service was conducted on July 30th at 4:30 p.m. by Pastor LaMont Bonath at Paoli United Methodist Church for Arnold G. Qualkenbush, 88, who passed away on July 28 at Salem Crossing Nursing Home. Born Apr 5, 1928, he was the son of Ellis and Beulah Weeks Qualkenbush. He was a lifelong resident of Orange County, and he graduated from French Lick High School. He was a graduate of Indiana School of Mortuary Science and practiced in many area funeral homes. Arnold was active in his community over his lifetime by serving in several positions from a Captain in the Army Reserves, Young Republicans, Jaycees organizations, and member of the Paoli United Methodist Church. Arnold was a constant entrepreneur involved with a variety of businesses in Paoli from Qualkenbush Furniture & Appliances, Bowling Lanes, Prudential Insurance, Bargain Center, Wrangler Store, Brooks Galloway Real Estate, and successfully trying his hand at farming and selling cars. Along with being a businessman, he enjoyed detailing his vehicles and manicuring his lawn. His greatest satisfaction was spending time with his family, especially his wife Marilyn as they traveled and took long walks reflecting on how blessed they are to live and raise their family in the Paoli community. Survivors include his wife of 65 years, Marilyn; four daughters, Lesa Farlow and husband, Greg, of Paoli, and Cheri Clary and husband Mitch of Toccoa GA, and Etta Begle and husband Jim of Dale, and Marla Richardson and husband Jerry of Dayton OH. His brother DE (Ginger) Qualkenbush and two sisters Rosie (Charles deceased) Bennett & Deanna (Tom) Pendley of French Lick and Phyllis (Dave) Scott of Paoli. Arnold and Marilyn are the grandparents of seven grandchildren; Brittany (James) Hill of Dayton OH, Kevin (Nicole) Clary of Gainesville GA, Ethan Begle of Dale, Shelby Richardson of Dayton OH, Greta (Matt) Kubik of Newkirk OK, Clayton Begle of Bloomington, and Nathan Clary of Toccoa GA. They also have two great grandsons; Cooper Clary and Jackson Hill. He was preceded in death by his parents, Ellis and Beulah Weeks Qualkenbush. Cremation was chosen, arrangements by, McAdams Mortuary of Paoli.
Herbert R. Dodson Jr.
August 12, 1933 - July 24, 2016
Friends may call from 2-4pm, Saturday, July 30, 2016 at McAdams Mortuary. Cremation was chosen. Burial will be at a later date at Memory Gardens, Hope, Arkansas. In Lieu of flowers memorial contributions can be made to Kosair Charities P.O. Box 37370, Louisville, KY 40233 or a charity of your choice.
Survivors include: wife- Mary Jane Dodson, Hardinsburg; daughter- Lorena Lindsey, Mitchell; sons- Bryan Dodson, Salem & Michael Ray Dodson, Hardinsburg & 6 grandchildren. He is preceded in death by parents- Herbert R. Sr. & Irene Iva (Gasperson) Dodson.
Herbert R. Dodson Jr. was a retired truck driver for Jones Motor of Pennsylvania & a U.S. Army Veteran. He was a member of: Valeene Christian Church, Old Hickory Masonic Lodge #598, Scottish Rites & Shriners.
Marilyn J. (Dixon) Brown
November 5, 1941 - July 18, 2016
Visitation will be from 4-8pm, Wednesday, July 20, 2016 at McAdams Mortuary. Funeral will be 11am, Thursday, July 21 at the funeral home. Bro. Harvey McAdams will officiate. Burial will be in Paoli Community Cemetery.
Survivors include: daughter- Marla Bowles- Paoli; 2 grandchildren; brothers- James Apple- Hardinsburg & Benny Apple- Paoli. She is preceded in death by: parents- Hubert & Marie (Bledsoe) Apple; brother- Ronald Apple; one niece and one nephew.
Marilyn J. (Dixon) Brown was retired owner/ operator of "Another Look" craft store formerly of Paoli.
Edwin "Leon" Thomas
May 31, 1931 - July 8, 2016
Visitation will be from 11am-2pm, Wednesday, July 13 at McAdams Mortuary; Funeral will follow at 2pm at the funeral home. Bro. Roy Carpenter will officiate, Burial will be in Ames Chapel Cemetery.
Survivors include: wife-Alice (Wilson) Thomas- Paoli; daughters- Connie Kerby & Rhonda Kerby- both West Baden; sons- Steven Thomas & Larry Thomas- both Paoli; 9 grand children & 6 great grandchildren. He is preceded in death by: parents- Lawrence A. & Lois E. (Caplinger) Thomas & sister Neva Fleming.
Edwin "Leon" Thomas was a self employed farmer. He was a member of Indiana Farm Bureau- Where he formerly served as president. He was a 4-h Club Leader for 20 years.; member of 4-H Inc. Board, ASCS Co. Committee & FFA Advisory Board.
April 13, 1931 - July 5, 2016
Visitation will be from 6-8pm, Friday, July 8, 2016 at McAdams Mortuary. Funeral will be 11am, Saturday, July 9, 2016. Bro. Ron McClintock will officiate. Burial will be in Paoli Community Cemetery.
Pauline Starr is survived by: daughters- Sharon McCracken- Indianapolis & Paula Bradley & husband, John- Sellersburg; son- Steve Starr & wife, Debbie- Paoli; sisters- Irene Wilson- Cleveland, TN; Nina Davis- Cleveland, TN & Bonnie Radcliff- Cleveland, TN; brothers- George Beard- Cleveland, OH, Charles Beard- Pigeon Forge, TN & Weldon Beard- Cleveland, TN; grandchildren- Tanner McCracken- Greenfield; Craig Starr & wife, Jessica- Paoli; Daniel Starr- Paoli, Brett Bradley- New Albany & Michael Bradley- Sellersburg; great-grandchild- Jax McCracken- Greenfield. She is preceded in death by: parents- Paul & Lizzie (Hardin) Beard; husband- Robert C. Starr; sister- Frances McCoy; brothers- Eldon Wishon; Flavis Beard & Donald Beard.
Pauline Starr was a retired bookeeper and secretary for Starr Inc. of Paoli and she was a member of Paoli First Baptist Church.
James Levi Andry
October 14, 1924 - July 4, 2016
Visitation will be from 4-8pm. Thursday, July 7 at McAdams Mortuary. Funeral will be 11am, Friday, July 8 also at the funeral home. Bro. Randy Stevens & Bro. Kevin Andry will officiate. Burial will be in Mentor Cemetery in Birdseye.
Survivors include: wife Antoinette Andry- Paoli; Sons- Kevin Andry- Bedford & James David Andry- Marengo; sister- Mabel Henderson- Lake Placid, FL; brother- Carl Andry- New Palestine; 5 grandchildren; 8 great grandchildren. He is preceded in death by: parents- Willard & Fondie (Comstock) Andry; son- Scott Nelson Andry; brothers- Elva, Herbert & Grover Andry & sister- Katherine DeWitt.
James Levi Andry was retired from Ford Motor Company, Indianapolis & a member of Powell Valley Church where he served on the church board. He was a U.S. World War II Navy Veteran.
Charles William Akers
October 24, 1925 - June 24, 2016
Visitation will be from 4-8pm, Monday, June 27 at McAdams Mortuary. Funeral will be 11am, Tuesday, June 28, 2016 also at the funeral home. Bro. Harvey McAdams will officiate. Burial will be in Bethel Cemetery, Orleans.
He is survived by: wife- Mary Ruth Akers- West Baden; Son- Rick Akers & Wife Carma- Huntingburg; 3 grandchildren; 8 great grandchildren; 1 great-great grandchild; sister- Martha Davisson- French Lick; brother- Melvin Akers- St. Meinrad. He is Preceded in death by: parents- Herbert & Sadie (Garloch) Akers & sister- Mary Allen Royer.
Charles William Akers was retired from Crane U. S. Navy Depot & attended Red Quarry Christian Church of French Lick. He was a United States World War II army veteran.
Ronald Bruce Hilyard
March 14, 1929 - June 23, 2016
Cremation was chosen for Ronald Bruce Hilyard of French Lick, formerly Paoli. Survivors include: daughters- Rita D. Sloan, Paris, TN & Jill N. Everman, Dubois; son- Jack Hilyard, Hillham; brother- Francis D. Hilyard, Mitchell; 7 grandchildren & 5 great grandchildren. He is preceded in death by: wife- Martha (Coffee) Hilyard & parents- Vaughn G. & Alys D. (Dickey) Hilyard.
Ronald Bruce Halyard was a retired engineer for Jasper Wood Products formerly of Jasper and a U.S. Army Korean War veteran.
Larry J. Mink
September 22,1950 - June 11, 2016
Services will be held Tuesday, June 14, 2016 at McAdams Mortuary, visitation will be from 3-6pm, with funeral following at 6pm. This will be a Celebration of Life service where friends and family are welcome to share stories and memories of Larry. Cremation will follow.
Survivors include: father & Step-mother- James & Leah Mink- Paoli; daughter- Holly McNutt- Maineville, OH; son- Josh Mink- Paoli & 2 grandchildren. He is preceded in death by: mother- Mary (Slayton) Mink; wife- Penny (Powell) Mink; sister- Vera Gilchrist; brothers- Gene Kirby & Frank Kirby.
Larry J. Mink was retired owner and operator of Wheels and Co. Body Shop of Paoli and a school bus driver for Paoli School Corporation.
Carl Robert "Bob" Hill
February 10, 1927 - June 9, 2016
Services will be held Sunday, June 12, 2016 at McAdams Mortuary; with visitation from 1-3pm and funeral will follow at 3pm. Burial will be in Paoli Old Town Cemetery.
Survivors include: wife- Frances Hill- Paoli; daughter- Jane Lindley- Paoli; 4 grandchildren; 10 great grandchildren & 5 great-great-grandchildren. He is preceded in death by: parents- Fred & Julie (Longest) Hill; daughter- Shirley Bruner; son- Vint Hill; sisters & brothers.
Carl Robert "Bob" Hill was a Veteran of the United States Army WWII; retired crane operator with Union Local 181 & a member of Paoli Christian Church.
Virginia M. Anderson
November 11, 1922 - June 10, 2016
Cremation was chosen for Virginia M. Anderson, 93, of Paoli. She is survived by: daughters- Susan Wohlgemuth, Carol McCloud- both Paoli & Karen Deich- English; sister- Beverly Peters- Kenosha, WI; brother- George Otto- Kenosha, WI; 9 grand children; 12 great grandchildren and 11 great great grandchildren. She is preceded in death by: parents- George & Florence Otto & husband Charles Anderson.
Virginia M. Anderson was a homemaker.
Thelma "Toni" Stevenson
September 15, 1926 - June 2, 2016
Friends may call from 12noon-1pm on Tuesday, June 7 at McAdams Mortuary. Funeral will follow immediately at 1pm. Burial will be at Gilmore Cemetery, Eckerty. Bro. Randy Stevens will officiate.
Survivors include: husband- Byron Stevenson, Washington; daughter- Carolyn Covel, Wichita, KS; sons- Dwayne Covel, California, Dennis Covel, Wichita, KS, Larry Covel- Loveland, Co, John Covel, Loogootee & Mark Covel, Topeka, KS; brother- Bobby Roberts, Missouri; 14 grandchildren & 16 great grandchildren. She is preceded in death by: parents- Thurston L. & Grace (Glimore) Roberts; sisters= Joan Olson & Jeanette McNamra & brother- L.T. Roberts.
Thelma "Toni" Stevenson was a retired employee of IGA Grocery Store, Wichita, KS & attended Powell Valley Church of Shoals.
Jeffrey A. Jones
February 26, 1942 - June 4, 2016
Cremation was chosen and burial will be a later date for Jeffrey A. Jones, 74, of Paoli.
Survivors include: wife- Kathy C. Jones, Paoli; father- William Albert Jones, Paoli; daughter- Jill Ann Jones- Austin, TX; son- Dean Jones- Bloomington; 2 grandchildren; sisters- Jackie Lou Dotson, Paoli & Judy Elkins, Dubois; & brother- Gary Thomas Jones. He is preceded in death by his mother, Ruth Thomas (Kellams)Jones.
Jeffrey A. Jones was a retired State Farm Agent in Paoli ofr 32 years.
Joel R. Lindley
February 22,1945 - May 25, 2016
Visitation will be from 4-8pm, Monday, May 30 at McAdams Mortuary. Funeral will be at 11am, Tuesday, May 31 at the Paoli Mennonite Fellowship. The church will be open after 10am until the funeral time. Pastor Rebecca Kauffman will officiate. Burial will be in Paoli Community Cemetery.
Joel R. Lindley is survived by: wife- Glenda Lindley, Paoli; daughter- Beth Wilder, Paoli; son- Chris Lindley, Paoli; sister- Jean Benedict, Big Sandy, TX; brothers- Jack Lindley, Paoli & Jim Lindley, Morehead, MN; 7 grandchildren & 4 great grandchildren. He is preceded in death by: parents- John H & Martha "Dolly" (Cole) Lindley.
Joel R. Lindley was a graduate of Purdue University, retired area engineer for National Resources Conservation Service of Paoli and he was a member of Paoli Mennonite Fellowship.
Roberta Kaye Craig
February 3, 1967 - May 14, 2016
Services will be Wednesday, May 18, 2016, with visitaion hours from 10am-1pm. Funeral will follow at 1pm at McAdams Mortuary. Bro. Harvey McAdams will officiate, Burial will be in Stampers Creek Cemetery.
She is survived by: companion- Carl Baker of Williams; mother- Linda Walls of Paoli; sons- Caleb Ray, Raymond Cole both of Shoals, Shannon Dale of Harrisburg, Brannon Lee of Ellettsville & Carl Wayne Baker of Bloomington; sisters- Sakena Slitine of Austin, TX, Edith Begley, Regina Garloch both of Paoli, Frankie Jo Morris of Stanton, KY; brothers- Frank Morris Jr. of Paoli, Donald Ray Morris of Hanover, Frankie Duane Willyard of French Lick, Robert Boyd Morris of Jeffersonville; 3 grandchildren; several nieces and nephews. She is preceded in death by: father- Frank Morris; and Step-Father David Walls.
Roberta Kaye Craig was a former employee of PDR Inc., Springville, IN.
Raymond W. Dupont
January 2, 1922 - May 3, 2016
Visitation will be from 4-8pm Thursday, May 5 at Tunnel Hill Free Methodist Church of English. Funeral will be 11am Friday, May 6 also at the church. Bro. Doug Byrum will officiate. Burial will be in Taswell Cemetery.
He is survived by: daughter- Brenda K. Dupont- Huntingburg and sons- Eugene Dupont- Washington & David Miller- Jasper. He is preceded in death by: wife: Stella (Colber) Dupont; parents- Edward & Sadie (Conrad) Dupont; brother- Clarence Dupont & sisters- Rose Nelson & Elsie Irish.
Raymond W. Dupont was a veteran of the U.S. Army WWII; retired from Cornwells Corporation formerly of Paoli; and member of Tunnel Hill Free Methodist Church of English.
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