Obituaries


James E. Simpson

James E. Simpson, 77 of Roachdale passed away Monday, November 12, 2018 at Danville Regional Rehabilitation. He was born in Crawfordsville, July 16, 1941 to the late James O. and Helen (Howard) Simpson. He graduated from Roachdale High School with the class of 1959. Mr. Simpson worked at Raybestos in […]


Herschell Asher

Herschell Edwin Asher, 90 of Roachdale, passed away Sunday, November 11, 2018 surrounded by his family at the home of his daughter in Fincastle. He was born March 18, 1928 in Brownsburg to Byron and Nina Asher. He was raised on the family farm just outside of Roachdale. Herschell married […]


Jackie “Jack” R. Jones

Jackie “Jack” Ray Jones, 78 of Roachdale, peacefully went to be with the Lord surrounded by his family on Saturday, November 10, 2018. He was born on February 11, 1940, the son of the late James M. and Nellie (McFerran) Jones. On July 26, 1958 in Fillmore, he married Caroline […]


Shirley King  

Shirley King, 77, of New Market, passed away Friday, November 9, 2018 at Williamsburg Health Care, in Crawfordsville. She was born on May 31, 1941 in Casey County Kentucky to the late Hubert and Lorene (Hughes) Holt. On October 4, 1959, in Crawfordsville, She married John R. King. Mr. King […]


Florence Skelton

Florence Skelton of Crawfordsville, IN, passed away Sunday Nov 4, 2018 at her home, at the age of 95.  Born August 31, 1923, the daughter of Raymond and Evaleen Hilligoss Kennedy.  She graduated from Ben Davis High School and Indiana Business College in Indianapolis, IN. Florence met Charles W Skelton […]


Ralph “Duane” Collings

Ralph “Duane” Collings was born on November 11, 1924 in Parke County and would have been 94 this Veterans Day.  He graduated from Mecca (IN) High School (Parke County) in 1942.   Duane met Pauline Gooding, his bride-to-be, at Turkey Run State Park where both were working before he enlisted in […]


Sharon “Sue Bell” Miller

Sharon “Sue Bell” Miller, 72 of Bainbridge, passed away Sunday, September 16, 2018 at Hickory Creek at Sunset in Greencastle. She was born on February 8, 1946 to the late Hubert M. and surviving Ruby P. (Riddle) Bell. On September 7, 1963 she married James Edward Miller. He survives. Sue […]


James A. Evans

James A. Evans, 84, son of Lloyd and Lorena Evans, passed away on September 16 at his daughter Sara’s home while surrounded by family. Jim graduated from Indianapolis’ Arsenal Tech High School in 1953. He was a farmer in the Roachdale-Bainbridge area for many years, school bus driver for North […]


Sharon Ensor

Sharon A. Ensor, 74 of Bainbridge, passed away Wednesday, September 12, 2018 at Hendricks Regional Health. She was born on October 29, 1943 in Boone County, Indiana to the late Kenneth and Margaret (Collier) App. Sharon graduated from High School then attended beauty school. On January 17, 1964 she married […]


Laura Ann Davis

Laura Ann Davis (Page), born September 25, 1960 got her wings and went home September 10, 2018 after a courageous fight with cancer. Laura was a loving friend to anyone she knew, a proud mother and grandmother. She loved to spend time with her grandkids. She was a very loving […]


Leandra Kay Todd

Leandra Kay (Griffin) Todd, 54, of Ladoga, passed away after a long struggle with cancer on September 8, 2018 surrounded by her loving family. She was born on February 14, 1964 in Indianapolis to the late Chester V. Griffin and Lillie R. (Gray) Griffin. She married Keith Todd in Ladoga, […]


Sandra Winger

Sandra Faye (Crawford) Winger 55, passed away Thursday, September 6, 2018 at her mother’s home in Roachdale with her family by her side. She was the daughter of the late William R. Crawford, and surviving Lorene Faye (Bonifacius) Bartlett. On July 3, 1988 she married Kevin Winger. He survives. Sandy […]


Lois Jane Long

Lois Jane Long, 92, of Ladoga, passed away on August 31, 2018 at Franciscan St. Elizabeth in Lafayette, IN.  She was born on November 5, 1925 in Ladoga, Indiana to the late Wilburn and Merttie (Powers) Long. Lois Jane attended New Market High School.  She was a member of Haw […]


Nina Hurst

Nina R. Goodman Hurst, 80, Danville, IN, died August 21, 2018, in Harrodsburg, KY, with loved ones by her side. Born June 6, 1938, in Putnam County, she was the daughter of Jacob V. Goodman and Madonna (Rambo) Goodman Underwood. A graduate of Greencastle High School class 1956, she retired from […]


Matthew Barger

Matthew Barger, 86, of Roachdale, passed away at 5:04 P.M. on Sunday, August 12, 2018, surrounded by his loving family.  He was born on February 5, 1932 in Leslie County, Kentucky to the late Bradley and Huldy (Couch) Barger. On November 1, 1958 he married Shirley Ann (Williams) Barger in […]