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 | Comments Off ]

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 ]

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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.

Sonny Walker

[17 Sep 2014 | 3 Comments ]

sonnywalkerpicSonny Walker, 90, of Crothersville, IN, passed away peacefully, at 8:45 PM on Wednesday, September 17, 2014 at his home with his family by his side.

On May 5, 1944 he married Jessie Mae (Disbro) who passed away on April 7, 1991.

Born October 29, 1923 in Jennings County, he was the son of Roy Walker and Grace (Eackert) Walker.

He retired from the International Brotherhood of Boilermakers as a welder for 35 years.

Sonny was an United States Navy Veteran of WW II.  A life time member of the VFW Post #1083 in Crothersville.  He enjoyed metal detecting, and served as the Cana Cemetery caretaker for over 22 years.

Survivors include, 1 daughter, Brenda Kay (Mike) Brown, 3 sons, Ralph Charles Walker, Larry G. Walker, and Jerry D. Walker, all of Crothersville, 12 grandchildren, Dana (Fred) Bussey, David C. (Cindy) Doty, Michael J. (Tresa) Doty, Kelly (Chad) Hardy, Scott Muncy, Brandon (Denise) Walker, Chrystal (Brian) Street, Shelley (August) Nash, Brent (Katie) Walker, Sasha (Jason) Austin, Lilah C. Walker, and Colby D. Walker. 17 great grandchildren and 4 great great grandchildren.

Mark Wooten will conduct funeral services at conducted at 10:00 AM on Saturday, September 20, 2014 at Adams Funeral Home & Crematory in Crothersville, with burial to follow at Cana Cemetery.

Friends may visit on Friday, September 19, 2014 from 4:00 PM until 8:00 PM and after 9:00 AM on Saturday both at the funeral home.

He was preceded in death by his daughter, Patricia D. Hughes on May 14, 2009, 2 great granchildren, Branson Michael Hetch Muncy on, January 5, 2007, Zachary Lee Hines on May3, 1997. 1 brother, Everett “Pete” Dale Walker, and a sister, Mildred Robinson.

Memorial contributions may be given to The VFW Post #1083 or the Cana Cemetery.

 

Edith Lavern (Smith) Parker

[30 Aug 2014 | Comments Off ]

photo-48Edith Lavern (Smith) Parker, 84, a resident of Hoosier Christian Village in Brownstown, IN, formerly of Tampico, IN, passed away at 12:59 PM on Saturday, August 30, 2014.

Born September 20, 1929 in Jackson County, IN, she was the daughter of Leroy Holton Smith and Ova Emms (Johnson) Smith who are both deceased.

Edith was a 1947 Tampico High School graduate. On August 8, 1951 at her home in Jackson Co., IN, she married Frederick Norman Parker who preceded her in death on March 29, 2010.

Edith was a life long member of Tampico Baptist Church, a past member of Order of Eastern Star, and the Women’s Missionary Society at church. She enjoyed cro-hooking, knitting, cooking, baking, gardening and working with flowers. Her grandchildren and great grandchildren were very special to her and she loved them dearly.

Survivors also include, two children, 1 son, Shell L. (Kelly) Parker of Seymour, IN, 1 daughter, Joan E. (Jim) Bode of Brownstown, IN, 2 grandchildren, Jennifer (Chris) Voss of Brownstown, IN and Dana J. Freese of Seymour, IN, 8 great grandchildren, Paul J. Cross, of Brownstown, IN, Logan H. Smith of Brownstown, IN, Ethan J. Schultz of Brownstown, IN, Hayden M. Voss of Brownstown, IN, Devin M. Freese of Seymour, IN, Daelyn Rose Freese of Seymour, IN, Gunner Neal of Seymour, IN and Lariah Neal of Seymour, IN, 4 great great grandchildren, Brent Smith, Isabella Hanner, Raven Cross, and Ember Cross, all of Brownstown, IN, 1 sister, Evelyn Lorraine McKain of Tampico, IN. Three brothers, Edward Smith, John Smith and Earl Smith and 1 sister, Alice Rueter, preceded her in death.

Pastor Paul Huddleston will conduct funeral services at 10:30 AM on Wednesday, September 3, 2014 at Adams Funeral Home & Crematory in Crothersville with burial to follow at Fairview Cemetery in Brownstown, IN. Friends may call from 4:00 PM to 8:00 PM at Adams Funeral Home & Crematory in Crothersville, Tuesday, September 2, 2014 after 9:00 AM at Adams Funeral Home & Crematory in Crothersville.                                                                                                                                                                  Family requests memorial donations to be made to Hoosier Christian Village Auxiliary in Lieu of flowers c/o Adams Funeral Home, 110 East Howard Street, Crothersville, IN 47229.

Robert Dale Isenhower

[30 Aug 2014 | Comments Off ]

Robert Dale Isenhower, 86, of Crothersville, passed away at 2:58 PM on Saturday, August 31, 2014 at the Lutheran Home Community Home in Seymour.

Born October 9, 1927 in Lebanon, Indiana, he was the son of Elmer and Ruth (Wright) Doss who are both deceased.

On December 4, 1954 he married Pauline F. (Cutshall) who preceded Dale in death on May 7, 1999.

Dale was a 1945 Crothersville High School graduate and served in WW II in the United States Army. He was a member of Bethany Baptist Church where he enjoyed fellowshipping and going to church, Tri County Conservation Club and he enjoyed, restoring furniture, fishing, hunting, Antiquing, gardening, bird watching, and most of all eating.

Survivors include, 4 children, Steve Isenhower of Fishers, IN, Jerry Isenhower (Andie) of Fishers, IN, Eugene (Sara) Isenhower of Crothersville, IN, Sharon (Kenny) McDonough of Indianapolis, IN, 3 siblings, Errol Isenhower of Crothersville, Doris (Dale) Cooksey of Seymour, IN, Carol Thompson of Brownstown, IN, 6 grandchildren, Rachael Isenhower of Fishers, IN, Christopher Isenhower of Bloomfield, IN, Bobby Isenhower of Crothersville, IN, William Isenhower of Crothersville, IN, Madison Isenhower of Crothersville, IN, Taylor McDonough of Indianapolis, IN, 2 great grandchildren, Sara Elizabeth Isenhower and Angela Isenhower.

He was preceded in death by 3 brothers, Gary Isenhower, Ricky Isenhower, Cleon Isenhower, 2 sisters, Sharron Isenhower, Shirley Isenhower

Pastor Randy King will conduct funeral services at 11:00 AM on Thursday, September 4, 2014 at Adams funeral Home & Crematory in Crothersville with burial to follow at Crothersville Cemetery.

Friends may visit on Wednesday, September 3, 2014 from 3:00 PM until 8:00 PM and after 9:00 AM on Thursday both at the funeral home.

Memorial donations may be given to Bethany Baptist Church c/o Adams Funeral Home & Crematory, 110 E. Howard St., Crothersville, IN 47229.

Online condolences may be given to Adamsfuneralhomeonline.com.

Melinda Shelle Hensley

[27 Aug 2014 | Comments Off ]

Melinda Shelle Hensley, 43, of Salem, IN, passed away at 7:35 AM on Wednesday, August 27, 2014 at Salem Crossing in Salem, Indiana.

Born October 15, 1970 in Seymour, IN, she was the daughter of Jerry Hensley and Lois (Tompkins) Hensley Abbott who are both deceased.

Melinda was a 1989 Crothersville High School graduate and attended Vincennes University. She was a member of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints in Salem, IN. She enjoyed crafts, crocheting, and cross stitching. She loved traveling to Utah last year with her congregation to the Mormon Headquarters.

Survivors include her sisters, Robin (Tim) Nehrt of Crothersville, IN, Jamie Mull of Austin, IN, 5 nieces and nephews, Tiffany Jo (David) Orrill, Shawn Donald (Brittany Coomer) Hensley, Rebecca Lynn Loraine Hensley, Derek Eugene Mull and Ryan Mull, 1 great niece Samantha Jo Orrill, and 1 great nephew, Blaydin Hensley.

Funeral services will be conducted at 4:00 PM on Saturday, August 30, 2014 at the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints in Salem, IN, with burial to follow at Crothersville Cemetery.

Friends may on Friday, August 29, 2014 from 4:00 PM until 6:00 PM at Adams Funeral Home & Crematory in Crothersville  and after 3:00 PM on Saturday at church in Salem.

Memorial donations can be made for funeral expenses or to Spina Bifida Association c/o Adams Funeral Home & Crematory, 110 E. Howard Street, Crothersville, IN 47229.

Online condolences may be given to Adamsfuneralhomeonline.com.

Bige Doyle

[23 Aug 2014 | Comments Off ]

bigedoylepicBige Doyle 86, of Retreat, IN, passed away at his home at 4:00 PM, Saturday, August 23, 2014.

Bige has lived in Jackson County since 1952.

He was born March 2, 1928 in Salem, IN, to Justice and Lula (Brewer) Doyle who are both deceased.

He retired from IPC in Scottsburg, IN in 1987 and a was lifelong farmer which he truly enjoyed and took pleasure in working with his cattle.  He also worked at Crescent Feed Mill in Crothersville, IN in the 1950’s and early 60’s for 10 years. He was a United States Air Force Veteran during WW II.  He was a member of First Marion Baptist Church, Washington Masonic lodge # 13 in Brownstown for 52 years.  Bige enjoyed traveling by train out west, traveling to Europe and square dancing for over 25 years all over the world. Bige loved his kids, grand kids, family and friends and delighted in having company.

He married Mavis ” Talu” Watts on April 17, 1948 in Greenwood, Indiana who survives in Retreat, IN.

He is survived by his daughter, Taleen Denise Doyle Baker of Crothersville, IN and his son, Bige E. (Julia) Doyle of Crothersville, IN, his grandchildren, Tallas Ashley (Derin) Cutshall and Tesia Renae Baker all of Crothersville, IN, Erica Renee Doyle of Louisville, KY, and Evan Keith Doyle of Crothersville, IN, and 2 great grandchildren, Teagan Riley Cutshall and Tatum Landry Cutshall both of Crothersville, IN, 4 Sisters, Helen (Jack) Donnell of Salem, IN, Vera Mae Hutton of Torrance, CA, Rosetta (Don) Hall of Campellsburg, IN, and  Pauline Sovern of Norman, IN.

He was preceded in death by siblings, James F. Doyle, Lois Terkhorn, and Carl L. Doyle and recently, son in law, David Wayne Baker (3-30-2014).

Pastor Jeff Hood will conduct funeral services at 10:30 AM on Tuesday, August 26, 2014 at Adams Funeral Home & Crematory in Crothersville, IN with burial to follow at Crown Hill Cemetery in Salem, IN.

Friends may visit on Monday, August 25, 2014 from 4:00 PM until 8:00 PM and after 9:00 AM on Tuesday at the funeral home.

Memorial donations can be given to First Marion Baptist Church c/o Adams Funeral Home, 110 E. Howard Street, Crothersville, Indiana 47229