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.

Ora Hollin

[15 Nov 2011 | One Comment ]

Ora Hollin, 77, of rural Brownstown, passed away at 11:00 PM on Tuesday, November 15, 2011 at her home.

She moved from Manchester, Kentucky to Brownstown in 1961 and was a devoted wife and mother as a homemaker.  Ora loved to work in her flowers.

Born April 5, 1934 in Leslie County, Kentucky, she was the daughter of Corbin and Subrina (Richie) Wooten who are both deceased.

On January 12, 1953 in Manchester, Kentucky she married John Hollin who survives in rural Brownstown.

Other survivors include, seven children and their spouses, Jewell (Roy Jr.) Hollin Caudill of Crothersville, Charlie Hollin of Brownstown, Cecil (Barbara Bowman) Hollin of Brownstown, Gary (Mary) Hollin of Columbus, John Jr. Hollin of Salem, IN, Kenneth Hollin of North Vernon, Robert (Julie) Hollin of Brownstown, twenty grandchildren, thirty seven great grandchildren, five great great grandchildren, three sisters, Camzie Wooten Eversole of Lockards Creek, Kentucky, Maxine Wooten Ross of Manchester, Kentucky, Norma Wooten (Mike) Baker of Manchester, Kentucky, one brother, Danny Wooten of Ohio.

She was preceded in death by, a son, Tim Hollin in 1957, a granddaughter, Johnna Leigh Hollin, a great grandson, Kevin Jeremy Shuler, one brother, Squire Wooten, four sisters, Alta Mae Brumley, Zola Stewart, Annie Henson, Elvie Brumley.

Brother Paul Jones will conduct funeral services at 11:00 AM on Friday, November 18, 2011 at Adams Funeral Home & Crematory in Crothersville with burial to follow at Crothersville Cemetery.

Friends may visit the family on Thursday November 17, 2011 from 4:00 PM until 8:00 PM at Adams Funeral Home & Crematory in Crothersville and after 9:00 AM on Friday.

Memorial contributions can be given in memory of Ora to Crothersville Cemetery or Alzheimer’s Association c/o Adams Funeral Home 110 E. Howard St., Crothersville, IN 47229.

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Ruby Singleton

[12 Nov 2011 | One Comment ]

 

Ruby Irene Singleton, 87, of Crothersville, passed away at 4:35 PM on Saturday, November 12, 2011 at Schneck Medical Center in Seymour, IN with her family by her side.

Born December 16, 1923 in Perry County, Kentucky she was the daughter of Walter Ray Lewallen and Lucinda Combs.

On December 11, 1943 she married Alex J. Singleton in Perry Co., KY who preceded her in death on March 12, 1999.                                 Survivors include, two sons, Dan L. Singleton (Carolyn) of Columbus, IN, Dennis R. (Jolie Porter) Singleton of Egg Harbor City, New Jersey, three daughters, Brenda J. (Frank) LaMaster of Scottsburg, Karen L. (Larry Smallwood) Prince of Crothersville, Deborah A. (Walter) Howington of Corbin, KY, Twelve grandchildren, nineteen great grandchildren, several nieces and nephews, one brother Bob Lewallen of Texas and her faithful companion of thirteen years, Spanky, her cat.

Ruby was a member of the Austin Church of Christ; she enjoyed quilting, gardening and flowers.

She was preceded in death by her parents, husband, daughter, Betty S. Colyer, one sister Lucille Baker, one brother, Albert Lewallen.

Brother Lonis Wooten will conduct funeral services at Noon on Tuesday, November 15, 2011 at Adams Funeral Home & Crematory in Crothersville with burial to follow at Crothersville Cemetery.

Friends may visit the family on Tuesday November 15, 2011 from 10:00 AM until Noon at Adams Funeral Home & Crematory in Crothersville.

Memorial contributions can be given in memory of Ruby to American Diabetes Association c/o Adams Funeral Home 110 E. Howard St., Crothersville, IN 47229