Agnes Akin Bishop

[6 Mar 2012 | No Comment ]

Agnes (Akins) Bishop 95, passed away at 7:00 AM, Tuesday March 6, 2012 at I.U. Health West Hospital in Avon, Indiana.

Born April 20, 1916 in Seymour, Indiana, she was the daughter of Walter and Mayme (Schleutker) Akins.

On August 27, 1939 in Seymour, Indiana she married Walter Bishop.

She was a member of the Eastern Star, Our Shepherd Lutheran Church, the DAV Auxiliary, and the Purple Heart Ladies Auxiliary. She was a former Jackson County 4H leader, Cub Scout Leader, Church organist and Sunday School Teacher.

Survivors include, two children, Betty (Wayne) Bell-Jarrell of St. Louis, MO, and Thomas (Henrietta) Bishop of Indianapolis, one Grandson, Greg Bell and one great granddaughter of St. Louis. Her parents and her brothers, Herman Akins and Clayton Akins preceded her in death.

Memorial Services will be conducted at 3:00 PM on Saturday, March 10, 2012 at Adams Funeral Home & Crematory in Crothersville.  Interment of cremains will be held at a later date at Crothersville Cemetery.

In lieu of flowers, memorial donations can be given to Crothersville Cemetery.

Wanda Gay Maxie

[6 Mar 2012 | 6 Comments ]

Wanda Gay (Loper) Maxie, 77, of Tampico, passed away at 5:00 AM on Monday, March 5, 2012 at her home.

Born December 12, 1934 in Jackson County, she was the daughter of George H. and Marie (Lutes) Loper.

She was a 1953 Crothersville High School graduate.

On July 9, 1953 in Manchester, KY, she married Steve Maxie who survives in Tampico.

Wanda worked at the Shirt Factory, US Shoe Corp. until it closed, Hoosier Christian Village, and retired from Schneck Medical Center as the night supervisor for Environmental Services for eleven years. She was a member of Tampico Christian Church where she taught Sunday school, Jackson County Christian Women’s Fellowship, and loved to cook, was excellent at it and was a good seamstress.

Other survivors include, two children, a daughter, Connie Jo Weathersby of Tampico, Brian D. Maxie of Tampico, four grandchildren, Christopher Neil (Gloria) Schrader of Seymour, Seth R. (Ariel) Maxie of Tampico, Abbie E. (Jerad) Abel of Clear Springs, IN, Toby Weathersby of Tampico, three great grandchildren, Dakota Schrader of Seymour, Sammuel Schrader of Seymour, Jaeclyn Abel of Clear Springs, IN, three siblings, Shirley Thom of Seymour, Joy Flo Loper of Seymour, Karen (Robert) Burbrink of Columbus, IN.

Reverend Mike Hawkins will conduct funeral services at 11:00 AM on Saturday, March 10, 2012 at Tampico Christian Church with burial to follow at Fairview Cemetery in Brownstown.

Friends may visit on Friday March 9, 2012 from 4:00 PM until 8:00 PM at Adams Funeral Home in Crothersville and after 10:00 AM on Saturday at Church

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

 

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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