Jemima Rose “Mima” Stidham

[5 Mar 2012 | 4 Comments ]

Jemima Rose “Mima” Stidham, 61, of rural Crothersville, passed away at 2:30 PM on Sunday, March 4, 2012, at Schneck Medical Center in Seymour.

Born August 2, 1950 in Oneida, Kentucky, she was the daughter of Ance Edward and Mattie Ruth (Taylor) Riley.

On October 21, 1967 in Austin, she married George Stidham who survives in rural Crothersville.

She enjoyed crocheting, quilting, and cooking. Mima worked at Pertium Plastic for over 36 years.

Other survivors include four sons, Rick Stidham of Seymour, Randy (Brenda) Stidham of Austin, Raymond (Tanya) Stidham of Crothersville, Fred (Nora) Stidham of Scottsburg, fourteen grandchildren, Katie Stidham of Seymour, Kyle Stidham of Seymour, Randy Stidham of Crothersville, Maranda Stidham of Crothersville, Eugene Stidham of Scottsburg, Tamra Stidham of Crothersville, Kelsey Stidham of Crothersville, Dylan Stidham of Crothersville, Rayven Stidham of Crothersville, Eryn West of Crothersville, Allison Stidham of Scottsburg, Ryan Spicer of Scottsburg, Travis Spicer of Scottsburg, six great grandchildren, siblings, Fred Riley of Scottsburg, Carl Riley of North Vernon, Betty Jent of Crothersville, Marlow Riley of Austin, & Georgia Grider of Austin.

She was preceded in death by a grandson, Adam Stidham, a brother, McKinley Riley.

Funeral services will be conducted at 11:00 AM on Friday, March 9, 2012 by Brother Billy Joe Deaton, at Adams Funeral Home & Crematory in Crothersville with burial to follow at Uniontown Cemetery.

Friends may call from 4:00 P.M. until 8:00 P.M. on Thursday March 8, 2012 at Adams Funeral Home & Crematory in Crothersville and after 9:00 AM on Friday at Adams Funeral Home & Crematory in Crothersville

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

Tommy O. “Tom” Barron

[4 Mar 2012 | 6 Comments ]

Tommy O. “Tom” Barron, 74, of Crothersville, passed away at 4:30 AM on Sunday, March 4, 2012 at his home.

Born June 5, 1937 in (Fayette County) Lexington, Kentucky, he was the son of Willis Robert and Earlena (Harp) Barron.

On November 2, 1957 at Crothersville Baptist Church, he married Roberta (Henry) Barron, who survives in Crothersville.

Tom was the owner/operator of Crothersville Heating & Air since 1997 and has worked in HVAC his entire working career.

Tom was a member of the First Baptist Church of Crothersville.  He was an avid NASCAR fan and the driver Dale Earnhardt, enjoyed working, loved his grandkids and his group of guys coming to the shop.

Other survivors include, three children, Bradley (Brenda) Barron of Crothersville, Pansy Renee Stidham of Crothersville, Clifton Dale (Deanna) Barron of Deputy, Indiana, eight grandchildren, Stephanie (Steve) Brumett of Crothersville, Brandie (Jerrod) Wray of Crothersville, Darrin (Amber) Jones of Crothersville, Wesley McIntosh of Crothersville, Benjamin McIntosh of Crothersville, Tonni (Aaron) Drake of Brownstown, Chrisley Lewis of Deputy, Jerrica Barron of Deputy, eight great grandchildren, five siblings, Sarah Edwards of Huntington, IN, Eugene “Buck” (Shirley) Barron of Versailles, Kentucky, Ernest “Ernie” (Nancy) Barron of Lexington, KY, Frances (Eldridge) Kirby of Lexington, KY, Bernard “Bernie” Barron of Lexington, KY,

One infant daughter, Earlena Mae Barron, one grandson, Dustin Lewis, siblings, deceased siblings Lloyd Barron, James Barron, George Barron, Willis Barron Jr, Russell Barron, Harry Barron, Aubrey Barron, Patsy Barron, Frank Barron William Barron, Raymond Barron, preceded him in death.

Reverend Jon Pearce will conduct funeral services at 11:00 AM on Wednesday, March 7, 2012 at Adams Funeral Home & Crematory in Crothersville with burial to follow at Crothersville Cemetery.

Friends may visit on Tuesday March 6, 2012 from 4:00 PM until 8:00 PM at Adams Funeral Home in Crothersville and after 9:00 AM on Wednesday at Adams Funeral Home & Crematory.

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

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Carrie M. Dalton Hardin

[19 Feb 2012 | One Comment ]

Carrie M. Dalton Hardin, 73, of Crothersville, passed away at 10:25 AM, Sunday, February 19, 2012 at her home.

Born June 19, 1938 in Granger County, Tennessee she was the daughter of Perry and Mary Ann Elizabeth (Lawson) Dalton who are both deceased.

Carrie was a 1961 Berea Foundation graduate, an educator of Art and Library science earning her Bachelor’s  Degree in 1967 from Eastern Kentucky followed with her Masters degree from Spalding University. She was employed in Jefferson County, Kentucky for 9 ½ years, Frankfort Independent Schools for 7 years, Versailles, Kentucky School System for 2 years, and Christian County Schools, Kentucky for 2 years.  She was also a dessert maker for Lutheran Community Home, a baker for Foods Plus in Seymour, and an employee at Southern Indiana Center for the Arts.  She attended First Methodist Church in Seymour.

Carrie loved to read, draw, travel, follow the Arts avidly, like to go to live performances, watch U of L basketball, browse at antiques and flea markets for collectibles of perfume bottles and thread spools. She loved to get bargains at garage sales.

Survivors include her husband and companion of 20 years, John Hardin of Crothersville, a stepson, Dustin Hardin of Scottsburg, one brother, Joe Dalton of Russellville, TN, Amanda Dalton of Russellville, TN, Alice Roach of Russellville, TN, Mary Katherine Hopkins of Bean Station, TN.

Pastor Irvin Benge will conduct memorial services at 3:00 PM on Sunday, February 26, 2012 at Adams Funeral Home & Crematory in Crothersville with visitation starting at 1:00 PM until service time. Cremation has been entrusted to Adams Funeral Home & Crematory.

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Margie Sage Finley

[16 Feb 2012 | One Comment ]

Margie Sage Finley, 85, a lifelong resident of Crothersville, passed away at 8:26 PM on Thursday, February 16, 2012 at Scott Memorial Hospital.

Born July 18, 1926 in Pontiac, Illinois, she was the daughter of George and Irene (Lewis) Sage.

She was a 1944 Crothersville High School graduate.  On March 7, 1947 in Uniontown, she married Dale Finley who survives in Crothersville.

Margie retired from Crothersville School Corporation working for 20 years as the secretary for the superintendent.  She was a member of the First Baptist Church of Crothersville.  Margie enjoyed reading, traveling and camping where she was formerly active in the Holiday Rambler R.V. Club.

Other survivors include a son, Larry (Kathy) Finley of Colorado Springs, CO, one sister-in-law, Libby Sage of Crothersville, nieces and nephews, Jerry (Brenda) Cremeens of Norman, IN, Sharon Smith of Crothersville, Shirley Fields of Lexington, IN, G. Scott Sage of Crothersville, Mindy (Adam) Kriete of Crothersville, Diann (Michael) Clark of Mooresville, IN.

One brother, Lloyd Sage, preceded her in death.

Reverend Jon Pearce will conduct funeral services at 11:00 AM on Monday, February 20, 2012 at Adams Funeral Home & Crematory in Crothersville with burial to follow at Cana Cemetery.

Friends may visit on Sunday, February 19, 2012 from 5:00 PM until 7:00PM at Adams Funeral Home & Crematory in Crothersville and after 9:00 AM on Monday at Adams Funeral Home & Crematory in Crothersville.

Memorial donations may be given to Cana Cemetery c/o Adams Funeral Home, 110 E. Howard Street, Crothersville, IN 47229.

Milo Lynnox Ross

[16 Feb 2012 | 2 Comments ]

Milo Lynnox Ross, stillborn, Thursday, February 16, 2012, he was the baby son of Warren Fletcher & Desiree Brook (Rogers) Ross of Crothersville.

Other survivors include two brothers, Noah L. Brown and Atticus L. Ross both of Crothersville, grandparents, Bill & Traci Combs of Crothersville, Gary Rogers of Crothersville, Cindy & Dale Huckleberry of Crothersville, Warren Hank & Tammy Ross of Paris Crossing, great grandparents, Karen & Danny Davis of Seymour, Ron Allen of Jonesville, Theresa Rogers of Seymour, Ronald Steele of Crothersville, Karen & Ron Ritz of Seymour, several aunts, uncles, and cousins.

He was preceded in death by a great grandmother, Celia Marie Steele.

Pastor Larry Robbins will conduct funeral services at 6:00 PM on Monday, February 20, 2012 at Adams Funeral Home & Crematory in Crothersville with visitation following the service.

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