Samuel Earl Fletcher

[16 Jan 2012 | 4 Comments ]

Samuel Earl Fletcher, 45, of Crothersville passed away at 4:32 PM on January 16, 2012 at his home.

Born December 5, 1966 in Madison Indiana, he is the son of Arnold Fletcher and Janice (Surber) Fletcher both who survive in Crothersville.

Samuel was a 1986 graduate of Crothersville High School.  He was recently employed at Walmart Supercenter in Seymour for 13 years and he was recognized as Employee of the Year.

He was a member of Bethany Baptist Church where he filled the positions of Sunday school superintendent, assistant Sunday school superintendent, singing in the choir, helping with Bible school and serving as a greeter.

Also surviving are two brothers, Larry (Carol) Fletcher of Crothersville, Garry Fletcher of Crothersville, one sister Patricia (Brad) Brown of Austin Indiana, one nephew Jeremy Brown of Austin.

Funeral services will be conducted by LE Schaffer at 1:00 PM on Thursday, January 19, 2012 at Adams Funeral Home & Crematory in Crothersville with burial to follow at Uniontown Cemetery.

Friends may call on Wednesday from 4:00 PM 8:00 PM at Adams Funeral Home & Crematory in Crothersville and after 11:00 AM on Thursday at Adams Funeral Home & Crematory in Crothersville.

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

Alberta Senn

[22 Dec 2011 | 2 Comments ]

Alberta Senn, 86, a resident of Covered Bridge Health Campus, passed away at 2:30 AM on Thursday, December 22, 2011.

Born March 1, 1925 in Clark County, Indiana, she was the daughter of J.C. and Flora (Dean) Beswick who preceded her in death.

She married Leroy Senn on July 16, 1944, he passed away on September 19, 2011. She retired from the former U.S. Shoe Corp.. Alberta and Leroy lived and worked in Crothersville until moving to Seymour in 2003.

She was a member of the Crothersville United Methodist Church, Phi Beta Psi Sorority, and Order of Eastern Star.

Other survivors include a son and daughter-in-law, Danny & Janice Senn, his grandkids, Tracy (Rick) Westfall, Teri Trimnell, Jason (Christie) Senn and Patrick Senn; his great grandchildren, Matthew Trimnell, Carlee Westfall, Brittany Trimnell, Haley Westfall, Jacob Senn, Colin Senn and Brandon Senn, all of Seymour.

Reverend Joe Wyatt and Reverend David Schill will conduct funeral services at 11:00 AM on Saturday, Dec. 24, 2011 at Crothersville United Methodist Church in Crothersville, with burial to follow at Crothersville Cemetery.

Friends may visit the family on Friday, Dec. 23, 2011 from 4:30 PM until 8:00 PM at Adams Funeral Home & Crematory and after 9:00 AM on Saturday Dec. 24, 2011 at Crothersville United Methodist Church

Memorial donations may be given in memory of Alberta to Crothersville United Methodist Church c/o Adams Funeral Home & Crematory, 110 E. Howard Street, Crothersville, IN 47229

Alvin Gene Wilson

[21 Dec 2011 | No Comment ]

Alvin Gene Wilson, 81, a resident of the Lutheran Community Home, passed away at 12:10 AM on Wednesday, December 21, 2011.

Born November 14, 1930 in Cincinnati, Ohio he was the son of Jason Wilson Sr. and Ina (Wade) Wilson.

He worked at Arvin Industries, Amoco Chemical Corp., Cummins Engine Co., and Schneider Nursery.

On July 3, 1955 at New Hope Church in rural Seymour he married Janet (Baker) Wilson who survives in rural Seymour.

Alvin served in the United States Army attended Central Christian Church and loved gardening and always planted lots of tomatoes and other vegetables.  He also grew watermelons.  He loved being outdoors and setting on his bench by his garden under the shade tree.  His children and grandchildren were his pride and joy.

Other survivors include, three children, a daughter Linda (Kyle) Bowman of Crothersville, two sons, Steven R. Wilson and Eric Dean both of Seymour, four grandchildren, Tyler Bowman, serving in Kuwait, Chase Wilson, Larissa Wilson, Dylan Wilson all of Seymour, four brothers, Harold (Sharon) Wilson of Seymour, Gerald (Carol) Wilson of Wisconsin, Arnold (Cheryl) Wilson of Seymour, Louis (Theresa) Wilson of Hayden, several nieces and nephews, a brother-in-law, Bill & Linda Baker of Sea Side, North Carolina.

He was preceded in death by a son Brian G. “Bubba” Wilson, Feb. 14, 2011, a brother, Jason Wilson Jr., three sisters, Sylvia Miles, Bernice Corya, & Christine Wilson (who died in infancy).

Rev. Lewis Wright will conduct funeral services at 2:00 PM on Friday, December 23, 2011 at Adams Funeral Home & Crematory in Crothersville, Indiana with burial to follow at Uniontown Cemetery.

Friends may call on Friday, December 23, 2011 from 11:00 AM until 2:00 PM at Adams Funeral Home & Crematory in Crothersville.

Memorial donations may be given to Uniontown Cemetery or Amercian Diabetes Foundation c/o Adams Funeral Home, 110 E. Howard Street, Crothersville, IN 47229.

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Donald Edward Walker Sr

[6 Dec 2011 | 3 Comments ]

Donald Edward Walker Sr., 79, of Crothersville, passed away at 2:00 AM on Tuesday, December 6, 2011 at Hampton Oaks Health Campus in Scottsburg.

Born September 14, 1932 in Madison County, Indiana, he was the son of Leman James and Nellie Marie (Buckles) Walker who are both deceased.

Mr. Walker was a Veteran serving in the United States Army.

He retired from Seymour Manufacturing in 1994.

He enjoyed visiting with family and friends, fishing, hunting, UK basketball and was an avid Crothersville Tigers fan.  He was of non-denominational faith and a member of the fraternal order of police.

Survivors include three children, Don Walker Jr., of Seymour, Donna (Gary) Balous of Marion, Kentucky, Melissa Jo (Michael) Royalty of Crothersville, six grandchildren, four great grandchildren, three stepchildren, Sue Robinett of Seymour, John (Debra) Pace of Scottsburg, Nancy (Bob) Action of Underwood, nine step grandchildren, eleven step grandchildren, one brother, Ralph (Brenda) Walker of Seymour.

He was preceded in death by his wife, Mary Nelle (Elliott) Walker, one sister, Lois Dailey, three brothers, James, Lester, Earl & Michael Walker.

Reverend David Schill will conduct funeral services at 11:00 AM on Thursday, December 8, 2011 at Adams Funeral Home & Crematory in Crothersville with burial to follow at Cana Cemetery with military gravesite rites performed by Crothersville VFW post # 1089.

Friends may call from 4:00 P.M. until 8:00 P.M. on Wednesday, December 7, 2011 at Adams Funeral Home & Crematory in Crothersville and after 9:00 AM on Thursday at Adams Funeral Home & Crematory in Crothersville.

Memorial donations may be given to the family for final expenses c/o Adams Funeral Home, 110 E. Howard Street, Crothersville, IN 47229.

Barbara Newton

[30 Nov 2011 | No Comment ]

Barbara (DeHart) Newton, 69 of rural Crothersville, passed away at 5:10 p.m. on Wednesday, November 30, 2011 at University of Louisville Hospital.   Direct Cremation has been entrusted to Adams Funeral Home & Crematory.  No visitation or services will be conducted.