Susie Hamblin, 75, of Martinsville, died from natural causes at 7:45
p.m. Oct. 9, 1999, in Morgan County Memorial Hospital.
Born June 27, 1924, in Leslie County, Kentucky, she was the daughter
of Emanuel and Hannah Elizabeth (Howard) Huff. She married Morris Hamblin
Feb. 15, 1947. He survives.
Mrs. Hamblin was a homemaker. She had been employed during the late
1960s and early 1970s at the Martinsville Elks Club.
She was a member of the Church of Christ in Leslie County, Kentucky.
Survivors include four daughters, Belinda Whitaker and Carolyn Williams,
both of Martinsville, Rosetta Curry of Franklin and Roberta Minor of Indianapolis;
one brother, Elbert Huff of Danville; and six grandchildren, Chris and
Cindy Minor, Dennis Curry, Angela Barr, Linda Williams and Jonathon Whitaker.
Two brothers, Curt and Elmer Huff, and a sister, Ethel Huff, preceded
her in death.
The service will be 1 p.m. Tuesday at Costin Funeral Chapel. Burial
will be in New South Park Cemetery.
Friends may call from 5 to 8 p.m. today at the funeral chapel.
Edna M. Manford
Edna M. (Rusie) Manford, 104, died from natural causes Oct. 9, 1999,
in Miller's Merry Manor Nursing Home in Mooresville. She had been a resident
at the home for 13 years.
Born Oct. 3, 1895, in Mooresville, she was the daughter of William
and Rebecca (Hobson) Rusie. She married Raymond "Footy" Manford Oct. 17,
1921. He died June 1, 1985.
Mrs. Manford was a homemaker.
She was a member of the Bethel Friends Meeting, Past Worthy Matron
of Mooresville Order of Eestern Star, and Past Most Excellent Chief of
the Hope Temple 151 of the Mooresville Pythian Sisters.
Survivors include three nieces, Nila Jo Turley and Mary E. Stout, both
of Mooresville, and Rhonda S. Ellis of Scottsdale; and two nephews, Max
Rusie of Greenwood and William Rusie Jr. of Mooresville.
Two sisters, Ethele Rusie and Mildred Schuler; two brothers, William
and Herschel Rusie, preceded her in death.
The service will be 10 a.m. Tuesday at Carlisle & Son Funeral Chapel
in Mooresville. The Rev. Kenneth Tost will officiate. Burial will be in
Friends may call from 4 to 7 p.m. today at the funeral chapel in Mooresville.
Memorial contributions may be made to Miller's Merry Manor Resident
Activity Fund, 259 W. Harrison St., Mooresville, IN 46158.
Bernardine A. Myers, 86, of Gosport, died from natural causes Oct.
10, 1999, at the Owen Valley Health Care in Spencer.
Born July 31, 1913, in Morgan County, she was the daughter of Hugh
and Iva (Hite) Hodges. She married C. Eugene Myers, who died May 16, 1969.
Mrs. Myers was a homemaker. She had been employed at RCA in Bloomington
and was retired.
She was a member of the Gosport Christian Church.
Survivors include two sons, Larry Myers of Paragon and David Myers
of Gosport; two daughters, Maxine Mullin of Gosport and Nila Applegate
of Martinsville; 14 grandchildren, 27 great-grandchildrenn and two great-great-grandchildren.
Four sisters and one brother preceded her in death.
The service will be 1 p.m. Wednesday at Gosport Christian Church. The
Rev. Norman Ward will officiate. Burial will be in Gosport Cemetery.
Friends may call from 4 to 8 p.m. Tuesday at Whitaker Funeral Home
Lou Ann Ziegelemeier
Lou Ann Ziegelemeier, 79, Martinsville, died Oct. 9, 1999, at St. Vincent
Hospital in Indianapolis.
Born April 5, 1920, she was the daughter of Evertt Frank and Charlotte
Jane (Mains) Allee. She married Chester Ziegelemeier on Sept. 5, 1954.
Mrs. Ziegelemeier was a housewife and employed at Karpex Rubber Co.
in Indianapolis, retiring in 1955. She was a member of Apostolic Faith
Church. She graduated from George Washington High School in Indianapolis
Other survivors include her sons, Jim R. McClintock, Gilbert, Ariz.,
and Bill Ziegelemeier, Martinsville; daughter, Jennifer Szachnitowski;
sister, Charlotte Jane Allee, Indianapolis; 11 grandchildren and 16 great-grandchildren.
The service will be Wednesday, Oct. 13, at 10 a.m. at Apostolic Faith
Church. The Rev. Patricia Cook will officiate. Burial will follow in Nebo
Calling hours are Tuesday, 5 to 8 p.m., at Costin Funeral Chapel, and
Wednesday, from 9 a.m. to the time of service, at the church.
Carolyn J. Hudnall
Carolyn J. Hudnall, 64, of Naples, Fla., died from natural causes at
3 a.m. Jan. 27, 2000, at Plainfield. She had lived in Naples for the past
Born Feb. 12, 1935, in Indianapolis, she was the daughter of John F.
and Mary E. (Busald) Schubert, both deceased. She married Richard W. Hudnall,
who is also deceased.
Before her retirement in 1995, she was a Certified Nursing Assistant
"CNA" in Indianapolis for several years.
She was a member of the Marco Island Ministries in Naples, Fla., and
a former member of Delta Sigma Kappa Sorority in Indianapolis. She enjoyed
playing bingo and gardening.
Survivors include two children, Stephanie L. Weaver of Plainfield and
Richard W. Hudnall of Winter Park, Fla.; five brothers, Paul Schubert of
Martinsville, Richard Schubert of Avon, Joseph Schubert of Lizton, John
"Bud" Schubert of Camby and James Schubert of Martinsville; five sisters,
Louise Murphy of Greenfield, Margaret Roberts of Indianapolis, Ann Bernabo
of St. Louis, Mo., Monica Myrtle of Indianapolis and Rita O'Brian of Mooresville;
three great-grandchildren, and five great-great-grandchildren.
The service will be 12:30 p.m. Saturday at Jones Family Mortuary in
Mooresville. Charles Paxton will officiate. Burial will be in Floral Park
Cemetery in Indianapolis.
Friends may call from 6 to 8 p.m. Friday and 11:30-12:30 Saturday at
Memorial contributions may be made to the American Cancer Society,
Morgan County Unit, P.O. Box 1127, Martinsville, IN 46151.
Robin J. Crone
Rites are pending at Neal & Summers Mortuary for Robin J. Crone.
Crone, 26, of Martinsville, died Jan. 27, 2000.
A further account of his life and funeral arrangements will be published
Memorial contributions may be made to the Ashley Cornett Fund, c/o
First National Bank, Martinsville, IN 46151. Ashley is Crone's daughter.
Robert Elroy Kitchen, 69, of Martinsville, died Jan. 27, 2000, at Morgan
County Memorial Hospital.
Rites are pending at Neal & Summers Mortuary.
More information on his life and funeral arrangements will be published
Lyle S. Osborne
Lyle S. "Ozzie" Osborne, 72, of Whiteland, died from natural causes
Jan. 25, 2000, at St. Francis Hospital and Health Centers in Beech Grove.
Born March 23, 1927, in Mansfield, Ill., he was the son of Hollie Clyde
and Grace (Riggleman) Osborne.
Osborne was employed for 39 years by General Motors as a machinist
with the Truck & Bus Group, retiring in 1991.
He was a charter member of Whiteland VFW Post 6878 and a life member
of Greenwood American Legion Post 52. He was involved with the West Whiteland
Volunteer Fire Department in the late 1950s and early 1960s and was also
involved with building the current New Whiteland Fire Station.
He was a U.S. Navy veteran of World War II and the Korean Conflict.
Survivors include two sons, David S. Osborne of Parke County and Jeffrey
A Osborne of Prince's Lakes; one daughter, Sharon A. Wechsler of Indianapolis;
five brothers, Clyde Osborne and Arvin Osborne, both of Kansas City, Kan.,
Paul Osborne of Greenwood, Clifford Osborne of Columbus and Larry Osborne
of Austin, Minn.; nine sisters, Kate Knope of Mansfield, Ill., Opal Walker
of Franklin, Betty Freeman of Shelbyville, Dorothy Abney of Columbus, Eleanor
Obos of Gurnee, Ill., Helen Dimos of Oxford, Calif., Louise Shearin of
Morgantown, Carolyn Taylor of Speedway and Audry Goudy of Ellington, Fla.;
11 grandchildren; and four great-grandchildren.
The service will be 10 a.m. Saturday at Forest Lawn Wilson St. Pierre
Funeral Home, State Road 135 Chapel. The Rev. John Mannion will officiate.
Burial will be in Forest Lawn Memory Gardens in White River Township.
Friends may call from 4 to 9 p.m. today at the funeral home.
Memorial contributions may be made to the American Heart Association
Metro Region, P.O. Box 681550, Indianapolis, IN 46268.
Robert W. Baker
Robert W. Baker, 38, of Stilesville, died from natural causes at 1:30
a.m. Jan. 7, 1998, in Stilesville. He was a lifelong Stilesville resident.
Born Jan. 8, 1959, in Greencastle, he was the son of Edward Wayne and
Martha L. Pender Baker.
Baker graduated from Eminence High School in 1977.
He had been employed as a machinist at Federal Mogul in Mooresville
for five years. Prior to that he had been a machinist for Rose Engineering
in Indianapolis for two years.
He was a member of Mount Taber Christian Church in Crown Center.
Other survivors include two sisters, Rebecca Kern of Eminence and Brenda
Jackson of Stilesville; and two brothers, Lyle Baker of Coatesville and
Jeffery Baker of Stilesville.
The service will be 11 a.m. Saturday at Jones Family Mortuary in Mooresville.
The Rev. Homer Henderson will officiate. Burial will be in Mount Pleasant
Cemetery at Monrovia.
Friends may call from 4 to 8 p.m. Friday at the mortuary.
Memorial contributions may be made to the Methodist Hospice Care.
Robert D. Clipp
Robert Dean Clipp, 76, of Leesburg, Fla., died from natural causes
at 7:52 a.m. Jan. 7, 1998, at the Leesburg Regional Medical Center. He
had lived in Campbellsburg for 38 years, lived at Mooresville from 1959
to 1992, when he moved to Leesburg.
Born May 11. 1921, in Campbellsburg, he was the son of Harry and Neva
Jackson Clipp, both deceased. He married Olive Sampson May 5, 1946. She
survives in Leesburg.
Clipp owned and operated the Mooresville Welding Shop from 1974 to
1991. He had previously been an employee there in 1959.
He was a member of the Mooresville Masonic Lodge, Indianapolis Murat
Shrine and Indianapolis Valley of Scottish Rite.
He was a veteran of the U.S. Army.
Other survivors include a daughter, Diane Van Wanzeele of Dover, Fla.;
a stepmother, Edith Clipp or Orleans; seven brothers, John and Roger Clipp
of Jeffersonville; Jim Clipp of New Whiteland, Ronald, Bill and Dan Clipp
of Orleans and Joe Clipp of Columbus; eight sisters, Lula May Knapp and
Catherine Riley of Campbellsburg, Mildred Suddarth and Peggy Williams of
Orleans, Louise Warren of Louisville, Ky., Molly Miles of Richmond, Ky.,
Carolyn Ransom of Jeffersonville, and Alice Sawyer of Sellersburg; five
grandchildren and two great-grandchildren.
The service will be 11 a.m. Jan. 12, 1998, at Jones Family Mortuary
in Mooresville. The Rev. Hubert Alexander will officiate. Burial will be
in White Lick Cemetery in Mooresville.
Friends may call from 2 to 9 p.m. Sunday at the mortuary.
Theresa M. Gwinn
Theresa Margaret Gardner Gwinn, 78, of Mooresville, died from natural
causes Jan. 7, 1998, at Hendricks Community Hospital in Danville.
The daughter of John Conrad and Nettie Jane Gardner, both deceased,
she was born Aug. 5, 1919, in Indianapolis. She married Asabel Ralph Gwinn
July 8, 1939.
Mrs. Gwinn retired in 1983 after working 10 years in the Accounts Payable
and Receivable Department of INB National Bank. She then worked five years
as a greeter for the Mooresville Kroger Store.
Survivors include a son, John A. Gwinn of Bridgeport; two daughters,
Margaret M. Cosand of Franklin and N. Louise Craig of Indianapolis; a brother,
Albert J. Gardner of Lackawanna, N.Y.; a sister, Ethel Mae Haile of Searcy,
Ark.; seven grandchildren and 27 great-grandchildren.
A granddaughter, Michele Wells, preceded her in death.
The funeral Mass will be 10 a.m. Saturday at St. Thomas More Catholic
Church in Mooresville. The Rev. Stephen Jarrell will officiate. Friends
may call from 2 to 5 and 6 to 9 p.m. Friday at Carlisle and Son Funeral
Chapel in Mooresville. There will be a prayer service at 7 p.m. Friday
during calling hours.
Memorial contributions may be made to the American Heart Association,
Morgan County Unit, c/o Ralph Barnes, 1039 S. Main St., Martinsville, IN
June E. Davis
June E. Richards Davis, 61, of Greenwood, died from natural causes
Jan. 5, 1998, at Methodist Hospital in Indianapolis.
The daughter of Gilbert and Susie Marie Simpson Richards, she was born
Nov. 28, 1936, in Linertz, Tenn. She married Harold Davis Sr., who survives.
Mrs. Davis was a homemaker.
Other survivors include three sons, Harold G. Davis Jr., Johnny and
Kevin Lee Davis, all of Indianapolis; a daughter, Karen Sue Robbins of
Monrovia; three sisters, Betty Martin of Eminence, Christine Shelton of
Greencastle and Pauline Wages of Ypsilanti, Mich.; two brothers, Bill Richards
of Champagne, Ill., and Benny Richards of Ypsilanti, Mich.; and 12 grandchildren.
A son, David Allen Davis, preceded her in death.
The service will be at 2:30 today at G.H. Herrmann Madison Avenue Funeral
Home in Indianapolis. Burial will be at Greenwood Cemetery.
Friends may call from 1:30 p.m. until time of service today.
Memorial contributions may be made to Paralyzed Veterans of Wilton,
Emma Frances Perry
Emma Frances Perry, 79, 1210 E. Washington St., died from natural causes
on Jan. 8, 1998 at Morgan County Memorial Hospital.
The daughter of Fred L. and Bernice Shireman Perry, both deceased,
she was born on June 24, 1918 in Martinsville.
Miss Perry graduated from Martinsville High School in 1936. She was
a federal employee and had worked at Camp Atterbury and later at the Army
Recruiting Station in Indianapolis. She had been a 50-year member of the
Home Industrial Circle.
She is survived by her brother, Maurice Perry of Martinsville and two
nephews, Jack Perry of Martinsville and Donald L. Perry of Chesterfield,
An infant sister preceded her in death.
The service will be Saturday, Jan. 10 at 11 a.m. at Costin Funeral
Chapel, 539 E. Washington St. The Rev. Eric Kersey will officiate.
Friends may call from 4 to 8 p.m. tomorrow at the funeral home.
Rites are pending at Carlisle and Son Funeral Chapel in Mooresville
for Myla Poe Taylor.
Mrs. Taylor, 73, of Mooresville, died this morning, Jan. 8, 1998, at
Indiana University Medical Center in Indianapolis.
She was the widow of William Taylor.