Thomas Joe Campbell

[17 Oct 2014 | No Comment ]

Thomas Joe Campbell, 55, of Crothersville, IN passed away at 10:03 AM on Thursday, October 16, 2014 at Schneck Medical Center in Seymour, IN.

Born November 24, 1959 in Seymour, IN he was the son of Ellis Campbell of Scottsburg, IN and Barbara J. Loveday of Tennessee.

Thomas was a self-employed painter and enjoyed helping others.

Other survivors include 4 siblings, Vickie (Mark) Cravens of Winslow, IN, Larry Davis of Cincinnati, Ohio, Tony Davis of Columbus, IN, and Jerry Davis of Columbus, IN.

Funeral services will be conducted at 3:00 PM on Sunday, October 19, 2014 at Adams Funeral Home and Crematory in Crothersville, IN, with cremation to follow the funeral.

Friends may visit on Sunday from 1:00 PM until the service time at Adams Funeral Home and Crematory in Crothersville.

Marylou (Bean) Stockelman

[2 Oct 2014 | No Comment ]

Marylou (Bean) Stockelman, 68, passed away at 2:30AM on Thursday, October 2, 2014 at her home in Brown County, Indiana.

She retired from Volunteers of America in Jeffersonville, IN.

Born August 21, 1946 to Leroy Bean and Marjorie (Lawrence) Bean.

She married Arthur “Art” Raymond Stockelman on February 7, 1965 who preceded her in death on August 3, 2004.

She enjoyed gardening, yard work and collecting lighthouses.

Survivors include, three sons, Anthony Stockelman of Michigan City, IN, Troy (Peggy Engelking) Stockelman of Brown County, IN and Dewayne (Shelly Bloom) Stockelman of Brown County, IN, 10 grandchildren, Travis Stockelman of Alabama, Rachel Phillips of Indianapolis, IN, Adam Stockelman of Vernon, IN, Shane Stockelman of Brown County, IN, Drew Stockelman of Vernon, IN, Kaylee Jean Stockelman of Vallonia, IN, Alan Stockelman of North Vernon, IN, C.J. Drucker of Columbus, IN, Tessa Drucker of Taylorsville, IN and Sammy Drucker of Taylorsville, IN, 1 brother, Tim (Joni) Bean of Columbus, IN. 4 sisters, Frances Jaynes of Indiana, Sherry (Larry) Bradford of Spraytown, IN, Kathy (Floyd) Edwards of Indiana and Anita Smith of Seymour, IN.

Marylou’s husband and 1 sister, Linda Johnson preceded her in death.

Graveside services will be conducted at 11:00AM on Monday, October 6, 2014 at Crothersville Cemetery.

Memorial donations can be given to the family c/o Adams Funeral Home & Crematory, 110 E. Howard St., Crothersville, IN 47229



Mary E. (Wiesman) Barrett

[24 Sep 2014 | One Comment ]

marybarrettpicMary E. (Wiesman) Barrett, 84, a resident of Manor Care South in Indianapolis, passed away at 5:40 AM on Wednesday, September 24, 2014. Prior to moving to Indianapolis, she lived in Austin, IN, Brooklyn, IN, Monrovia, IN, Spencer, IN, and then Martinsville, IN.

Born March 20, 1930 in Jackson County, she was the daughter of Harlie and Bessie (Everhart) Wiesman.

She retired from Rexnord (Linkbelt), Industries in Indianapolis, after 30 years of employment.

Her first marriage was to S.P. Wiggens and then Charles Barrett who both preceded her in death.

Survivors include, 9 children, Everett “Jake” Wiggins of Michigan, Joe Wiggens of Scottsburg, IN, Julia Curtis of Bloomington, IN, Jeannie B. Smith of Camby, IN, Lilly Henson of Pinellas Park, FL, Debbie Hubbard of Carmel, IN, Shirley Stahl of Martinsville, IN, Sara Myers of Camby, IN, Mary Campfield of Martinsville, IN, several grandchildren, great grandchildren & great great grandchildren.

Mary was preceded in death by a son, Charles “Chuck” Barrett, 2 brothers Barny & Ira “Bud” Wiesman, and her parents.

Funeral services will be conducted at 5:00 PM on Saturday, September 27, 2014 at Adams Funeral Home & Crematory in Crothersville, with burial to follow at Wesley Chapel Cemetery. Visitation will be from 2:30 until the service time on Saturday at the funeral home.

Memorial donations may be given to Abused Children Organization c/o Adams Funeral Home, 110 E. Howard Street, Crothersville, IN 47126.

Scott Douglas Maxie

[23 Sep 2014 | 8 Comments ]

scottmaxiepicJennings County, Indiana

Scott Douglas Maxie, 60, a life long resident of Jennings Co., IN, was murdered at his gun shop and was found on Sunday, September 21, 2014.

Born on November 26, 1953 in Seymour, Indiana, he was the son of Gilbert “Gib” Maxie who survives in rural Crothersville and Novella (Davidson) Davidson who passed away on May 7, 2000.

Scott retired from Cummins Engine Company on July 1, 2009. He was a member of the NRA, enjoyed boating, fishing, hunting, traveling, and spending time with his family that he loved and cherished dearly. He attended Crothersville High School and completed a trade school to become an electrician.

Other survivors include, 3 children, 2 sons, Jeremy Scott Maxie of California and Anthony Ryan Maxie of Crothersville and a daughter, Emma Jean Maxie of Jennings County, 5 grandchildren, Brittany Hope Maxie, Jeremy Taylor Maxie, Jacob Andrew Maxie, Lukas Scott Maxie and Gavin Trent, 1 brother, Mark (Bonnie) Maxie of Atanta, Georgia, 2 sisters, Christine Sheffield and Stacie Quillen of Crothersville and mother of Emma Jean Maxie, Dawn Maxie of Jennings County.

His stepfather, Willie Davidson, also preceded him in death.

Funeral services will be conducted at 10:00 AM on Saturday, September 27, 2014 at Adams Funeral Home & Crematory in Crothersville.

Visitation will be on Friday September 26, 2014 from 4:00 PM until 8:00 PM and after 9:00 AM on Saturday at the funeral home. Cremation has been entrusted to Adams Funeral Home & Crematory and will follow the services.

Memorial donations can be given to the Wounded Warrior Project c/o Adams Funeral Home & Crematory, 110 E. Howard St., Crothersville, IN 47229

Margaret “Rose” Tomblin

[20 Sep 2014 | 2 Comments ]


Margaret “Rose” Swindall Tomblin, 67, of Commiskey, IN, passed away at 4:28 AM on Saturday, September 20, 2014 at her home in Commiskey, IN.

She was born June 9, 1947 in Wise, VA. She was the daughter of Thurman Hansford Swindall and Rosa Belle (Jessee) Swindall who preceded her in death. Rose was raised on a farm in Hayden, IN from a young age and attended Hayden School. She married William “Bill” Tomblin on October 24, 1985.

She worked as a bartender for most of her life at many different places and the longest at the Eagles Club Post 4097 in North Vernon, IN where she was also a member for several years.

Other memberships include, attended Marion Baptist Church in Commiskey, IN and Am Vets in North Vernon, IN. Rose was raised Baptist and was baptized at an early age. She enjoyed gospel and country music, reading, being outdoors, fishing, and gardening, Her favorite hobby was her family and grandkids. She loved family gatherings and cooking large meals.

Rose is survived by her Husband, William “Bill” Tomblin, two sons, Anthony Allen Tomblin of Kansas and Edward “Jesse” Swindall of North Vernon, IN, four daughters, Katrina “Tina” Petro of Westport, IN, Billie (Garry) Pennington of Commiskey, IN, Denise Frazer of North Vernon, IN, and Bernise Roberts Tomblin of Seymour, IN, two stepdaughters, Julie and Jennifer Tomblin of Illinois, two brothers, Eddie Wayne Swindall of Hayden, IN and Van Buren Swindall of Bloomfield, IN, four sisters, Lillian Goldman, of Butlerville, IN, Deanna Sullivan of North Vernon, IN, Patricia Ashman of Butlerville, IN, and Renee Swindall of KY, nineteen grandchildren and eight great grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her parents, three brothers, Bobby Edmond, Charles Lee, Thurman Hansford Jr Swindall, three sisters, Katherine Shaw, Carolyn Annette Paight, and Laura Evelyn Swindall.

Funeral Services will be held at 5:00 PM on Friday, September 26, 2014 at First Marion Baptist Church in Commiskey, IN. beginning with visitation from 4:00 PM to 5:00 PM. There will be a meal served in the dining hall of the church following the services. There will be no graveside services as Mrs. Tomblin will be cremated. Memorial donations may be given to the family c/o Adams Funeral Home, 110 E. Howard Street, Crothersville, IN 47126 to help family with funeral expenses.