Sadie (Maxie) Sturgeon

[28 Aug 2015 | No Comment ]

sadiesturgeonSadie (Maxie) Sturgeon, 89, of Brownstown, IN, passed away at 8:41 PM on Thursday, August 27, 2015 at Hoosier Christian Village in Brownstown, IN.

Born December 15, 1926 in Manchester, KY, she was the daughter of John and Mamie (Depew) Maxie who are both deceased.

Sadie was a member of Tampico Christian Church where she volunteered for VBS, always sent cakes and pies for events, helped supply clothing and shoes for Charlie’s Kids and the community each year. She loved to babysit, take her grandchildren or any child to church events, and just being with her family. She liked entertaining family and friends at home, caring for others, and decorating the house and lawn to coordinate with the holiday season. She worked as an aide at Lutheran Home and was over housekeeping at Hoosier Christian Village.

On May 24, 1946 in Jeffersonville, IN she married Donald Waskom Sturgeon who survives in Brownstown, IN.

Other survivors include 4 children, David Sturgeon of Brownstown, IN, Roger (Cassandra) Sturgeon of North Vernon, IN, Frieda Sturgeon Fentress of Taylorsville, KY, and Mike (Debbie) Sturgeon of Eustis, FL, 12 grandchildren, 10 great grandchildren, 7 siblings, Steve Maxie of Tampico, IN, Gilbert Maxie of Crothersville, IN, Ada Shirley of Tampico, IN, Georgia Blair of Crothersville, IN, Teddie Densford of Brownstown, IN, Ruth (William) Reynolds, of Tampico, IN, and Ethel (Jim) Benson of Brownstown, IN and several nieces and nephews.

He was preceded in death by a son Danny Sturgeon, and a brother, Burchel Maxie.

Pastor Randy King will conduct funeral services at 11:00 AM on Tuesday, September 1, 2015 at Adams Family Funeral Home & Crematory in Crothersville, IN with burial to follow at Crothersville Cemetery.

Visitation will be from 4:00 until 8:00 on Monday, August 31, 2015 and 1 hour prior to the funeral service on Tuesday from 10:00 AM until 11:00 AM both at the funeral home.

Memorial contributions may be given in memory of Sadie to Tampico Christian Church c/o Adams Family Funeral Home & Crematory, 110 E. Howard St., Crothersville, IN 47229.

Etta F. Jent

[24 Aug 2015 | No Comment ]

IMG_0685.JPG Etta F. Jent, 79, of Austin, IN, passed away at 10:48 AM on Monday, August 24, 2015 at her home.

Born March 23, 1936 in Gays Creek, Kentucky, she was the daughter of Miles and Della (Cole) Spicer.

On November 12, 1955 in Austin, IN, she married Noah Jent, who survives in Austin, Indiana.

Etta was a homemaker and was the secretary of Noah Jent Builders Construction Company. She was a member of Trinity House of Prayer on Maple Street in Austin, IN, where she taught Sunday School for many years and loved to worship when ever the doors were open. Etta enjoyed working in her flowers and garden, sewing and watching butterflies. Her favorite part of life was being a loving wife, mom, grandma, and a caretaker.

Other survivors include, 2 sons, Boyd (Darlene) Jent of Austin, IN and Wayne Jent of Austin, IN, 7 grandchildren, Melody (Jorge) Martinez of New Albany, IN, Amy (Keith) Henderson of Scott County, IN, Secira (Kevin) Johnson of Scott County, IN, Dreama Jent of Scott County, IN, Doc (Sheryl) Jent of Scott County, IN, Stephanie (Jason) Blevins of Scott County, IN, Shynna Jent of Jackson County, IN, and 16 great grandchildren, 5 sisters, Beatle (Raymond) Baldwin of Washington County, IN, Margie Shadburn of Scott County, IN, Shannie Hurt of Scottsburg, IN, Pauline Crider of Charlestown, IN, and Betty (Bob) Lamb of Madison, IN.

She was also preceded in death by a son, Lloyd Jent on Aug. 16, 2015, and 2 brothers, Manuel and Macy Spicer.

Funeral services will be conducted by Reverend Paul Jones and Reverend Bob Barrett at 2:00 PM on Thursday, August 27, 2015 at Adams Family Funeral Home & Crematory in Crothersville, IN with burial to follow at New Providence Cemetery.

Friends may call from 4:00 PM until 8:00 PM on Wednesday, August 26, 2015 at Adams Family Funeral Home & Crematory and after Noon on Thursday at the funeral home.

Memorial contributions may be given in memory of Etta to Schneck Medical Center Hospice c/o Adams Family Funeral Home & Crematory, 110 E. Howard St., Crothersville, IN 47229

 

Robin Marie Pearson

[24 Aug 2015 | No Comment ]

robinpearsonRobin Marie Pearson, 51, of Paris Crossing, IN passed away at 4:30 AM on Monday, August 24, 2015 at Terrace View Gardens in Cincinnati, Ohio.

Born November 22, 1963 in Madison, Indiana, she was the daughter of Robert Wesley Hendricks Sr. and Pearl Marie Hendricks who are both deceased.

On September 3, 1995 at United Christian Church in Paris Crossing, IN, she married David Pearson who survives in Paris Crossing, IN.

Robin worked at Sandstone Industries in Madison, IN and Lichter Rubber Products in Seymour, IN. She liked to read, watch wildlife, birds and was a huge animal lover.   Her biggest enjoyment in life was her granddaughter, Kiley, who she loved to play with.

Other survivors include, 2 children, James Robert Hendricks of Seymour, IN, and Heather Renee Hendricks of Paris Crossing, IN, 1 granddaughter, Kiley Marie Hendricks of North Vernon, IN, 2 brothers, Robert Wesley (Susan) Hendricks Jr of Hanover, IN, and Rick McDole of Milton, Ky, 3 nephews, Richy McDole, Cody Hendricks, and Nathan Hendricks, 1 niece, Andrea McDole.

She was preceded in death by 2 sister-in-laws, Gwen McDole and Janice McDole, and 1 nephew, Ricky McDole.

Funeral services will be conducted at 7:00 PM on Thursday, August 27, 2015 at Adams Family Funeral Home & Crematory in Crothersville, IN, with cremation to follow.

Visitation will be 2 hours prior the funeral starting at 5:00 PM until 7:00 PM.

Memorial contributions may be given in memory of Robin to Red Sky Rescue c/o Adams Family Funeral Home & Crematory, 110 E. Howard St., Crothersville, IN 47229

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

Anna Lee Madden

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annamaddenpicAnna Lee Madden, of Crothersville, IN, passed away at 4:06 PM on Wednesday, August 12, 2015 at IU Health Methodist Hospital in Indianapolis, IN.

Born September 29, 1939 in Clay County KY, she was the daughter of Oscar and Leona (Cheek) Minton who have both passed away.

She worked in multiple restaurant establishments, the former shirt factory in Seymour & US Shoe Corporation in Crothersville, and retired from Schneck Medical Hospital in Seymour in 2002.  She enjoyed music, gardening, fishing, playing cards, family get togethers, going out to eat Chinese with her sister’s, and taking trips to the casino’s. She would light up like a winning slot machine with excitement when she would arrive at the casino. Most of all, she loved spending time with her grandchildren.

On Sept 10, 1960, in London, KY, she married Bruce Madden who survives in Crothersville, IN.

Other survivors include 2 children, Roger (Amber) Madden of Crothersville, IN and Angie (Josh) Barnes of Crothersville, IN, Grandchildren, Kendra (Ben) Lengel of Salem, IN, Cheyenne Madden, of Crothersville, IN, Wyatt Madden of Crothersville, IN, and Lanie Barnes of Crothersville, IN, siblings, Jewell England of Manchester, KY, Elsie (Bill) Money of Crothersville, IN, Wayne (Lucinda) Minton of Crothersville, IN, Joyce (John) Hammons of Crothersville, IN, Marshall (Wyanna) Minton of Crothersville, IN, Mary Miller of Crothersville, IN, Kathy (Travis) Wooten of Austin, IN, and Ronald Minton of Manchester, IN.

Three brothers, Loren Minton, Darrell Minton, & Ray Minton, preceded her in death.

Pastor Mark Wooten and Pastor Randy King will conduct funeral services at 2:00 PM on Sunday, August 16, 2015 at Adams Family Funeral home and Crematory in Crothersville with burial to follow at Cana Cemetery.

Friends may visit on Saturday, August 15, 2015 from 4:00 PM until 8:00 PM and after 1:00 PM on Sunday both at Adams Family Funeral Home and Crematory in Crothersville.

Memorial contributions may be give to Cana Cemetery or Ronald McDonald House c/o. Adams Family Funeral Home and Crematory, 110 E. Howard Street, Crothersville, Indiana 47229.

Esther Johnson Wright

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Esther WrightpicEsther Wright, age 98, joined the love of her life (Maurice) on June 21, 2015. Esther was born on August 11, 1916 to the late Oren and Goldie Johnson, in Tampico. She was the second child of their eleven children.

On November 24, 1938 she married Maurice Dexter Wright from Crothersville. Maurice died on January 22, 1984.

She operated a Beauty Shop for many years in Seymour’s Vehslage Building. Later, adding a room to her house on Lee Blvd, for a Beauty Shop.

Surviving are two sons, Marlin (Mary) Wright of Poinciana, Florida and Larry (Donna) Wright of Rosharon , Texas.  Also surviving are, six Grandchildren; fourteen great grandchildren; and one great-great grandchild.

Surviving sisters are Irene Garriott, Ruth Hunt and Donna Bryant. Four brothers, Carl, Dale, Ray and Glen Johnson and three sisters, Doris Mckain Benge, Edna Jones and Faye Ruddick preceded her in death.

She held a special place in her heart for her cousins Francis and Harry Elliott from Tampico. She said, Harry has the mannerisms and looks of her Grandfather, Jason Johnson.

Cremation was chosen as Esther requested.

Graveside services will be held in Crothersville Cemetery on Saturday, July 25th at 11:00 AM.

Adams Family Funeral Homes & Crematory are handling local arrangements.

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

Sadie (Couch) Lundy Mosley

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sadiemosleySadie (Couch) Lundy Mosley, 81, of Crothersville, IN, passed away at 9:00PM on Tuesday, July 14, 2015.

Born October 18,1933 in Oneida, KY to George Couch and May Couch

Sadie was a homemaker and a member of the Scottsburg Christian Church. She enjoyed her chickens, quilting, farming, and working in her garden. She and her late husband, Alfas, built their house that they lived in for over 40 years with their own hands from a house that they tore down.

Sadie Mosley was married to Robert Lundy, the father of her children, who passed away in 1966 and Alfas Mosley who passed away in 1985.

Survivors include her children, Chanie (Tony) Burns of Lima, OH, Ray (Barb) Lundy of Lexington, KY, Brenda (John) Newby of Little York, IN, Stanley (Charlotte) Lundy of Crothersville, IN, Patsy (Gregory) Muncy of Crothersville, IN, Paul (Ella) Lundy of Crothersville, IN, and one step daughter, Deanna Masonof Pocosin, VA, 13 grandchildren, 1 step grandchild, 15 great grandchildren, 1 step great grandchild, 2 great-great grandchildren, 2 step great-great grandchildren.

Funeral services will be conducted at 10:00 AM on Friday, July 17, 2015 at Scottsburg First Christian Church in Scottsburg, IN with burial to follow at Little York Cemetery.

Visitation will be on Thursday, July 16, 2015 from 4:00 PM until 8:00 PM and after 9:00 AM on Friday, both at Scottsburg First Christian Church.

Memorial donations may be given to Scottsburg First Christian Church c/o Adams Family Funeral Home and Crematory, 110 E. Howard St., Crothersville, IN 47229.

Donna Sue Mosley

[13 Jul 2015 | 3 Comments ]

donnamosleyDonna Sue Mosley, 77, of Columbus, IN, passed away at 10:31 PM on Sunday, July 12, 2015 at her home.

Born December 12, 1937 in Seymour, IN, she was the daughter of Granville B. & Elsie (Hougland) Murphy who are both deceased.

Following graduation from Crothersville High School in 1955 she attended Spenserian Business School in Louisville, KY. She worked at Stretch & Sew for 4 years in Indianapolis then was employed by Indianapolis Power and Light Company as an executive secretary retiring in April 1, 2001.

Donna enjoyed playing bridge, travel, singing, playing piano, sewing and was a sports enthusiast watching I.U. and the Pacers.

On February 15, 2001 in Branson, MO she married Dean Mosley who survives in Columbus, IN.

Other survivors include her children, Mark A. (Nancy) Eades of Avon, IN. Brian S. Eades of Bloomington, ILL, Douglas K. (Denise) Eades of Powder Springs, Georgia, Kathy (Wayne) Wilhite of Columbus, IN, Gordon (Merling) Mosley of Houston, TX, Lisa (Brian) Reynolds of Edwardsville, TX, Regina (Jimmy) Herring of Palm Bay, Florida, 11 grandchildren, 2 great grandchildren, 1 brother, Glenn Dale (Wilma) Murphy, of Madison, IN, 1 sister, Marcia (Tildon) Slone of Seymour, IN.

Funeral services will be conducted at 10:00 AM on Thursday, July 16, 2015 at Adams Family Funeral Home & Crematory in Crothersville with burial to follow at Uniontown Cemetery.

Visitation will be on Wednesday, July 15, 2015 from 5:00 PM until 8:00 PM and after 9:00 AM on Thursday both at the funeral home

Memorial donations may be given Our Hospice of South Central Indiana to c/o Adams Family Funeral Home and Crematory, 110 E. Howard St., Crothersville, IN 47229.

Tyler Arthur Lawrence Couch

[12 Jul 2015 | One Comment ]

Tyler Arthur Lawrence Couch, 24, of Austin, IN passed away at 5:35 AM on Sunday, July 12, 2015, at Jewish Hospital in Louisville, KY.

He was born November 21, 1990 in Tampa, Florida to the parents of Glenn Couch of Milton, KY and Stephanie (Zierhut) Anderson of Austin, IN.

Tyler was of Christian faith where he found Jesus recently at the hospital. He loved to play video games.

Other survivors include his maternal grandpa, Ray Zierhut of Austin, IN and paternal grandparents, Junior & Pat Couch of Milton, KY, 1 brother Chris Reid of Harvey, Louisiana, best friend, Tim Couch of Scottsburg, IN, 2 cousins, Joe Scioneaux of Lafayette, Louisiana, Cody Billiot of Henderson, TX and several Aunts & Uncles.

He was preceded in death by a maternal grandma, Cecelia McDaniel, & 2 uncles, Brian & Raymond Zierhut.

A memorial service will be conducted at 3:00 PM on Saturday, July 18, 2015 at Adams Family Funeral Home & Crematory in Crothersville with visitation starting at 1:00 PM at the funeral home.

Memorial donations may be given family to c/o Adams Family Funeral Home and Crematory, 110 E. Howard St., Crothersville, IN 47229.

Online condolences can be given to the family at www.AdamsFuneralHomeOnline.com.

 

 

Mable Irene Riley

[29 Jun 2015 | 2 Comments ]

Mable Irene Riley, 77, a life long resident of Crothersville, IN, passed away at 8:10 AM on Monday, June 29, 2015 at Schneck Medical Center in Seymour, IN.

Born June 22, 1938 in Crothersville, IN, she was the daughter of Palmer Hickerson Sr. and Gladys (Montgomery) Hickerson, who are both deceased.

Mable graduated from Crothersville High School in 1957. On December 2, 1961 at Immanuel Church of Christ in Crothersville, IN she married her high school sweetheart, Asberry Riley, who survives in Crothersville, IN. Mable was a homemaker while her children were at home, then she worked at Crothersville Community Schools in the cafeteria as a cook until retiring in 1997.

Mable was an active member of Immanuel United Church of Christ where she sang in the choir. She was in the Happy Apronettes Home Ec club, enjoyed baking and making wedding cakes. She loved spending her winter months in Arizona and Florida with many of her and Asberry’s friends. Playing the mandolin and harmonizing with others was also enjoyed by Mable.

Other survivors include, a daughter, Dana S. (Doug) Pingel of New Palestine, IN, 3 grandchildren, Sarah E. (Aaron) Stephens of Indianapolis, IN, Matthew L. Pingel of New Palestine, IN, and Jordon J. (Ashlee) Prewitt of Plainfield, IN, 3 great grandchildren, Olivia Diana Prewitt, Jackson James Prewitt, and Analee Talia Stephens, 2 brothers, Jimmie (Maribell) Hickerson of Crothersville, IN and Billie (Barbara) Hickerson of Summerville, SC, 1 sister, Dorothy Havener of Whiteland, IN, 3 sister in laws, Ilean Hickerson, of Crothersville, IN, Virginia Hickerson of Greenfield, IN, and Harriett Hickerson of Crothersville, IN.

She was also preceded in death by: her daughter, Tina Gail Freyn on May 25, 2013, 4 brothers, Miles, Bobbie, Palmer, and Jack Hickerson, and 1 infant sister, Betty Lee Hickerson.

Rev. Bud Walther will conduct funeral services at 11:00 AM on Thursday, July 2, 2015 at Adams Family Funeral Home and Crematory in Crothersville with burial to follow at Crothersville Cemetery.

Friends may visit on Wednesday, July 1, 2015 from 4:00 PM until 8:00 PM and after 10:00 AM on Thursday, both at Adams Family Funeral Home and Crematory in Crothersville.

Memorial donations may be given to Crothersville Cemetery or Immanuel United Church of Christ c/o Adams Family Funeral Home and Crematory, 110 E. Howard St., Crothersville, IN 47229

Netha L. Harmon

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Netha L. Harmon, 78, of Greenwood, Indiana, passed away at 9:20 PM on Wednesday, June 24, 2015 at Kindred Transitional Care & Rehabilitation in Greenwood, IN.

Born November 15, 1936 in Louisville, Kentucky, she was the daughter of Henry Ellis and Netha (Deputy) Harmon who are both deceased.

Netha retired as a secretary for the State of Indiana.

A private burial will take place at Marion Baptist Cemetery in Commiskey, IN.

Adams Family Funeral Home & Crematory in Crothersville handled arrangements.