Dora E. Dorsey

[19 May 2015 | No Comment ]

doradorseyDora E. Dorsey, 87 a life long resident of Crothersville, IN passed away at 6:46 PM on Tuesday, May 19, 2015 at Hosparus Inpatient Care Center in Louisville, Ky.

Funeral services will be conducted at 11:00 AM on Friday, May 22, 2015 at Immanuel United Church of Christ in Crothersville, IN with burial to follow at Crothersville Cemetery.

Visitation will be from 4:300 PM until 8:00 PM on Thursday, May 21, 2015 at Adams Family Funeral Home & Crematory in Crothersville, IN and after 10:00 AM on Friday at the church.

Memorial donations can be given to Immanuel United Church of Christ c/o Adams Family Funeral Home and Crematory in Crothersville, IN.

James D. Long, Sr.

[13 May 2015 | No Comment ]

James D. Long, Sr., 86, of Tampico, IN, a life long resident of Jackson, Co., passed away 9:45PM on Wednesday, May 13, 2015 at Schneck Medical Center in Seymour, IN. James was born on April, 8, 1929 to Andrew Long and Sosy (Collins) Long who are both deceased. In Seymour, IN on March 10, 1951, James married Barbara E. Hawkins who passed away on November 8, 2006. James worked for the National Veneer Company for 17 years, owned and operated Long’s Grocery Store in Tampico, IN, and was a longtime self-employed timber broker. He was of the Baptist faith.

James is survived by his 4 children, James D. “Squirrel” (Debbie) Long JR of Washington Co., IN, Thomas “Tommy” (Pricilla) Long of Tampico, IN, Beverly Sue “Susie” (E. Larry) Jones of Scottsburg, IN, and Bonnie E. (Fred R.) Robinson of North Vernon, IN, 9 grandchildren, 17 great grandchildren, and 4 great-great grandchildren.

James was preceded in death by his parents, Andrew and Sosy Long, 4 brothers, Homer, Lester, Kenneth, and Dewey, 1 sister, Elizabeth, 1 grandchild, Amy Jones, and his son, John Andrew Long who passed away in 2012.

A private ceremony and graveside service will be held at Russell Chapel Cemetery. Memorials may be given in memory of James to Russell Chapel Cemetery or Tampico Baptist Church c/o Adams Family Funeral Home and Crematory in Crothersville, IN.

Doris E. Goppert

[12 May 2015 | No Comment ]

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Doris E. Goppert, 95 of Crothersville, IN passed away at 10:45 AM on Tuesday, May 12, 2015 at Scott Memorial Hospital in Scottsburg, IN.

She moved from Whitesboro, New York Crothersville a few years ago to be close to her family after the death of her husband, Leonard Goppert.

Born August 18, 1919 in Utica, NewYork, she was the daughter of Carl and Bertha (Thieme) Phieffer.

Doris was a member of the American Legion and Zion Lutheran Church in New Hartford, New York. Although she wasn’t able to attend for several years, she still remained a faithful member.

Survivors include 2 sons Gary (Christine) Schmelzie of Crothersville, IN, Allen Goppert of Rochester, New York, 7 grandchildren and several great grandchildren.

Cremation services were entrusted to Adams Family Funeral Home & Crematory in Crothersville with internment of cremains in Crown Hill Memorial Park in Clinton, New York.

Online condolences may be given to family at www.adamsfuneralhomeonline.com.

Krista Shay Herald

[11 May 2015 | 5 Comments ]

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Krista Shay Herald, 30, a lifelong resident of Crothersville, IN, passed away at 1:10 AM, Monday, May 11, 2015 at her home.

Born November 27, 1984 in Louisville, KY, she was the daughter of Don and Dee (Smith) Herald who both survive in Crothersville, IN.

Krista was a member of First Baptist Church of Crothersville. She loved her 2 boys. She enjoyed riding her bike with Wyatt and cuddling with Easton. Krista was kindhearted and her favorite color was purple.

Krista also leaves behind her 2 sons, Wyatt & Easton Minton & their father, Derrick Minton, all of Crothersville, IN, 1 sister, Annette (Randy) King of Crothersville, IN, 1 brother, Ryan Herald of Jeffersonville, IN, several aunts, uncles, and cousins.

She was preceded in death by her brother, Jason Herald and her grandparents, Andy & Polly Herald and Avis & Athalean Miner.

All services will be private.

Memorial donations maybe given to Turning Point Center c/o Adams Family Funeral Home & Crematory, 110 E. Howard St., Crothersville, IN 47229.

Online condolences may be given to family at www.adamsfuneralhomeonline.com.

 

Cheri Ann Mankiller

[18 Apr 2015 | 10 Comments ]

 

 

mankillerCheri Ann Mankiller, 56, of Crothersville, IN, passed away at 5:27 PM on Friday, April 17, 2015 in Seymour, IN.

Born October 22, 1958 in Seymour, IN, she was the daughter of the late Curtis Hugh and Clara Mae (McVey) Morris who survives.

Cheri was a 1977 Crothersville High School graduate and was a waitress and bartender in Seymour. She enjoyed playing bingo, cards, board games and enjoyed 70’s and 80’s Rock Music.

Other survivors include a daughter, Erin Ranee Mankiller, 2 grandchildren, Hailey R. and Destiny M. Robinson, 2 siblings, Cindy A. Morris and Delmer D. (Sara) Morris and lifelong friend of 50 years Rhonda (Bannister) Morris.

Funeral service for Cheri will be Tuesday at 1 PM at Adams Family Funeral Home & Crematory in Crothersville, IN with cremation to follow.

Friends may visit Monday, April 20, 2015 from 4:00 PM until 8:00 PM and after 11:00 AM on Tuesday both at the funeral home.

Memorial donations may be given to the American Heart Association c/o Adams Family Funeral Home & Crematory, 110 E. Howard St., Crothersville, IN 47229

Online condolences maybe given to the family at www.AdamsFuneralHomeonline.com.

Samuel Lee Weber

[18 Apr 2015 | 7 Comments ]

weberSamuel Lee Weber, 54, of Austin, IN, passed away at 10:30 PM on Friday, April 17, 2015 at his home.

Samuel was born January 30, 1961 in Newport, KY.

He was the son of Jack John Weber and Bessie Frances (Barnett) Weber, both of whom preceded him in death.

He graduated from Newport High School in Newport, KY and was a United States Army Veteran.

On May 16, 1989 in Louisville, KY, he married Selena Bush who survives in Austin, IN. He had been employed with Kingfisher Construction Services and the former Scottsburg Plastics. He also enjoyed fishing, camping, golfing, and loved being outdoors.

Other survivors include a son, Jake Harley Vincent Weber of Austin, IN, a daughter, Michella Alexis Nichole Weber of Austin, IN, four sisters, Betty Jean Weber of Covington, KY, Angel Stroer of Covington, KY, Teresa Robinson of Scottsburg, IN and Patty Brosert of California, KY, three brothers, Rick Weber of Cincinnati, OH, Ronald Weber of Sellersburg, IN, and Joseph Weber of Florida.

Samuel was preceded in death by his parents and his daughter, Alexandra Francis Weber.

A memorial service in honor of Samuel will be at 1:00 PM on Saturday, April 25, 2015 at Austin Christian Church, 2845 US-31, Austin, IN. Cremation arrangements were entrusted to Adams Family Funeral Home & Crematory, 110 E. Howard Street, Crothersville, IN 47229

 

Melvin Lee Rose

[12 Apr 2015 | 3 Comments ]

melvinroseMelvin Lee Rose, 71, of Austin, IN, passed away at 1:11 PM on Sunday, April 12, 2015 at his home with his family by his side.

Born July 26, 1943 in Scott County, IN, he was the son of Kenneth Faris and Fern (Bulington) Rose who are both deceased.

Melvin was a 1961 Austin High School graduate.

On May 3, 1964 at New Harmony Baptist Church, he married Marie (Robison) Rose who survives in Austin, IN.

He was a self employed contractor who built pole barn buildings and houses. Melvin was a member of New Harmony Baptist Church and enjoyed riding his Goldwing motorcycle with his wife all over the United States and Canada.

Other survivors include, 3 children, Melvin Douglas Rose of Austin, IN, Aaron Duane Rose of Austin, IN, and Sandra Marie (Phillip) Mullins of Austin, IN, 11 grandchildren, 3 great grandchildren, 1 brother, Larry Francis (Karen) Rose of Sellersburg, IN, 1 sister in law, Wanda Sweany of Scottsburg, IN.

A brother, Allan Kenneth Rose, preceded him in death.

Cremation services were entrusted to Adams Family Funeral Home and Crematory in Crothersville, IN. A celebration of life service is at 4:00 PM on Tuesday, April 14, 2015 at Turning Point Church in Scottsburg, IN with food and fellowship following the service.

Memorial donations may be given to C.R.A.D.L.E. Pregnancy Resource Center c/o Adams Family Funeral Home & Crematory, 110 E. Howard St., Crothersville, IN 47729

Online condolences may be given to the family at www.AdamsFuneralHomeonline.com.

Janet Lee Wilson

[21 Mar 2015 | 3 Comments ]

janetwilsonpicJanet Lee Wilson, 80, of Crothersville, IN, passed away at 8:02 AM on Saturday, March 21, 2015 at Schneck Medical Center in Seymour, IN.

Born July 29, 1934 in Jackson County, IN, she was the daughter of Raymond C. Baker and Josephine (Dailey) Baker.

On July 3, 1955 at New Hope Church in rural Seymour, IN, she married Alvin Gene Wilson who passed away on December 21, 2011.

Janet was a Crothersville High School graduate. She retired from Seymour National Bank after working there for 30+ years. She was a member of Central Christian Church in Seymour, IN where she helped plan the church bulletin. Janet enjoyed traveling with the Toby tours, NASCAR, and loved going out to eat. Christmas was her favorite holiday. She was beautiful, kind, loving, never met a stranger.

Survivors include, three children, a daughter Linda (Kyle) Bowman of Crothersville, IN, two sons, Steven R. (Brenda) Wilson of Seymour, IN and Eric Dean (Lisa) Wilson of Indianapolis, IN, four grandchildren, Tyler (Carletta) Bowman, Crothersville, IN, Chase (Ariel) Wilson of Seymour, IN, Larissa Wilson, of Seymour, IN, Dylan Wilson of Seymour, IN, two step grandsons, Luke and Connor Sabine of Indianapolis, IN, 1 great granddaughter, Kaydence Wilson of Seymour, IN, one brother, Bill (Linda) Baker of Myrtle Beach, NC.

She was also preceded in death by a son, Brian “Bubba” Wilson on Feb. 14, 2011.

Rev. Lewis Wright will conduct funeral services at 11:00 AM on Wednesday, March 25, 2015 at Adams Family Funeral Home & Crematory in Crothersville, IN with burial to follow at Uniontown Cemetery.

Friends may visit on Tuesday, March 24, 2015 from 5:00 PM until 8:00 PM and after 9:00 AM on Wednesday, both at the funeral home.

Memorial donations may be given to American Diabetes Association c/o Adams Family Funeral Home & Crematory, 110 E. Howard St., Crothersville, IN 47729

 

 

Arnold Fletcher

[20 Mar 2015 | One Comment ]

Arnold Fletcher, 80, of Crothersville, IN, passed away at 9:02 PM on Friday, March 20, 2015 at Schneck Medical Center in Seymour, IN.

Born October 8, 1934 in Wynette, IL, he was the son of Earl & Isa (Dailey) Fletcher who are both deceased.

Arnold was a 1954 Crothersville High School graduate and then served in the United States Army and was honorably discharged on March 31, 1963.

On June 7, 1959 he married Janice Marie (Surber) Fletcher, who survives in Crothersville, IN.

Arnold retired in 1995 as a Supervisor from the former U.S. Shoe Factory in Crothersville, IN where he worked his entire career.   He enjoyed fishing, mushroom hunting, golfing, Nascar races, hunting turtles and loved running around with his good ole friend, Bill Money. Arnold was dedicated to his family, a wonderful and amazing father, personable, loved to fellowship with people, and could whistle a mean tune, his father taught him many.

Other survivors include 3 children, Patty (Brad) Brown of Austin, IN, Larry (Carolyn) Fletcher of Crothersville, IN, Gary Wayne Fletcher of Crothersville, IN, 1 grandson, Jeremy Brown of Austin, IN, and 1 great granddaughter, Gabriella Brown of Austin, IN, 3 siblings, Chet (Juanita) Fletcher of Crothersville, IN, Nina (Ivan) Harris of Crothersville, IN, Peggy (Larry) Kiefer of Scottsburg, IN.

He was preceded in death by his son, Sam Fletcher, on January 16, 2012 and his brother, Joe Fletcher.

Pastor Randy King will conduct funeral services at 11:00 AM on Tuesday, March 24, 2015 at Adams Family Funeral Home & Crematory in Crothersville, IN with burial to follow at Uniontown Cemetery.

Friends may visit on Monday, March 23, 2015 from 4:00 PM until 8:00 PM and after 9:00 AM on Tuesday, both at the funeral home.

Memorial donations may be given to Schneck Memorial Hospice c/o Adams Family Funeral Home & Crematory, 110 E. Howard St., Crothersville, IN 47729

 

 

Max E. Gambrel

[18 Mar 2015 | 13 Comments ]

maxgambrelpicMax E. Gambrel, 46, of Commiskey, IN, passed away at 6:54 AM on Tuesday, March 17, 2015 at Columbus Regional Hospital after being sick 9 days.

Born November 25, 1968 in Seymour, IN, he was the son of Max Earl and Judy (Strong) Gambrel who survive in Seymour, IN.

Max was a 1987 Seymour Christian School graduate where he graduated 1st in his class.

On May 25, 2001 he married Cindy (Philpot) who he always called Cinderella. She survives in Commiskey, IN.

Max drove a truck for Cardinal Trucking and previously for Keller Transport. He loved music, was very talented, and he could play anything he picked up.

Other survivors include his 6 children, Max Eric Gambrel, Krista Gambrel, Christopher Gambrel, Tasha (James) Cowan, Jason Selby, all of Seymour, IN and Amanda (Matthew) Kingswell of North Vernon, IN, 7 grandchildren Jake and Jocelyn Gambrel, Rachel and Kaylee Cowan, and Dylan, Drew, and Mica Selby, all of Seymour, IN, one sister Penny (Doug) Arthur, nephew and niece, Derrick and Aimee Arthur, all of Seymour, IN, six aunts, five uncles, and numerous cousins.

Brother Larry Arrowood will conduct funeral services at 11:00 AM on Saturday, March 21, 2015 at Adams Family Funeral Home & Crematory in Crothersville with burial to follow at Russell Chapel Cemetery.

Visitation will be on Friday, March 20, 2015 from 4:00 PM until 8:00 PM and after 10:00 AM on Saturday at the funeral home.

Memorial donations may be given to Russell Chapel Cemetery or ASPCA (prevention of animal abuse) c/o Adams Family Funeral Homes and Crematory, 110 E. Howard Street, Crothersville, IN 47229.