Obituaries - October 25, 2013
Friday, October 25, 2013 11:00 AM
Janet Sue Corder Anderson, 59, of North Vernon, died Thursday, Oct. 24, 2013, at her residence.
She was born Oct. 23, 1954, in Beech Grove, to W. Frank Corder and Shirley Martin. She graduated in 1973 from Northwest High School in Indianapolis. She worked at Muscatatuck State Developmental Center and Madison State Hospital for the past 28 years. She enjoyed reading and spending time with her family. She also enjoyed watching her children play sports, and watching sports with her husband. She was a member of Bethel Baptist Church.
She is survived by her husband, Tim Anderson, whom she married Sept. 9, 1988; twin daughters, Lindsay Gibson and Megan Duff, both of North Vernon; two sisters, Marsha Sensel of Blue Ridge, Texas, and Terri Schlacter of Dayton, Wash.; one brother, John Corder of Berryville, Va.; and many nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by her mother, who died in 1993; and her father, who died in 1982.
The funeral will be at 11 a.m. Monday at Sawyer-Pickett Funeral and Cremation Service. Burial will be in Vernon Cemetery.
Friends may call at the funeral home Sunday from 4 to 8 p.m.
Expressions of sympathy may take the form of donations to Our Hospice of Jennings County. Contributions can be made at www.ourhospice.org.
Online condolences can be sent at www.sawyerfuneralservice.com.
Mary Jean Hoeppner
Mary Jean Turner Hoeppner, 89, of Madison, died Thursday, Oct. 24, 2013, at The Waters of Clifty Falls.
She was born June 19, 1924, in Milton Township in Jefferson County, to Harold and Matilda Turner. She was a 1942 graduate of Central High School on Ryker's Ridge. She was a farm wife and homemaker all of her life. She was a member of the Pleasant Ridge United Methodist Church until it closed. She enjoyed crossword puzzles, photography, making photo albums, cooking and farming.
She is survived by her husband, Raymond Hoeppner, whom she married Aug. 17, 1951; one son, Ray A. Hoeppner of Madison; one daughter, Janice Scott Wilson of Madison; seven grandchildren; 11 great-grandchildren; and several nieces, nephews and other relatives.
She was preceded in death by her first husband, Luther Scott, whom she married in September 1942, and who died in September 1948; one daughter, Nancy Jean Scott Hudson, who died in July 1988; her parents; one brother, Ivan Turner; and three sisters, Geneva Thieman, Virginia Feider and Carolyn Cokain.
The funeral will be at 1 p.m. Sunday at the Morgan & Nay Funeral Centre. Burial will be in Brooksburg Cemetery.
Friends may call at the funeral home Saturday from 5 to 8 p.m. and Sunday from noon until the service.
Expressions of sympathy may take the form of donations to a charity of the donor's choice. Contributions can be made through the funeral home.
Online condolences can be sent at www.morgan-nay.com.
Gene Norman Johnson, 83, of Vevay, died Thursday, Oct. 24, 2013, at the Kentuckiana Medical Center in Clarksville.
Funeral arrangements and additional information are pending at the Haskell & Morrison Funeral Home in Vevay.
Willetta Bond Searcy, 99, of Carrollton, Ky., died Tuesday, Oct. 22, 2013, at the Green Valley Health and Rehabilitation Center in Carrollton, Ky.
She was born Jan. 4, 1914, in Owen County, Ky., to Robert C. and Nina Glass Bond. She attended and graduated from the former Worthville High School in Worthville, Ky. She spent most of her life on the family farm in Carroll County. She joined the Worthville Christian Church early in her life was later a member of the Whites Run Christian Church.
She is survived by one daughter, Agnes Ann Andrews of Richardson, Texas; one son, Richard Bond Searcy of Booneville, Ky.; four grandchildren; and seven great-grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Richard W. Searcy; her parents; two sisters, Thelma Dean and Katherine Grasch; one brother, Herschel Bond; and one grandson.
The funeral will be at 1 p.m. Saturday at the Tandy-Eckler-Riley Funeral Home in Carrollton, Ky. Burial will be in the I.O.O.F. Cemetery of Carrollton, Ky.
Friends may call at the funeral home Saturday from 11 a.m. until the service.
Online condolences can be sent at www.tandyecklerrileyfuneralhome.com.
Betty A. Davis Shadday, 71, of Madison, died Wednesday, Oct. 23, 2013, at her residence.
She was born April 8, 1942, in Milan, to Erie and Alma Felix Davis. She was raised and attended school in Milan. She resided in Osgood from 1965 to 1974, before moving to Madison. She was employed as a teacher's aid with Madison Consolidated Schools for many years. She graduated from Indiana University Southeast and Ball State University with a degree in special education. She taught special education in the Rising Sun School System for four years, moving to North Carolina in 1997. She taught special education in Southwest School System in Edgecombe County, N.C., until 2005, when she returned to Madison. She was a member of the Prince of Peace Catholic Church. She enjoyed helping coach Special Olympics, reading, sewing, and camping with family and friends. She was awaiting the birth of two great-grandchildren.
She is survived by her husband, Marvin W. Shadday, whom she married Nov. 27, 1965; two sons, Kenneth R. Fuqua II of Pasadena, Md., and Marvin Shadday II of Morehead City, N.C.; three daughters, Mary Beth Fuqua Weinshinker of Myrtle Beach, S.C., Jodi Johnson of Madison and Paula Bell Reed of New Carlisle, Ohio; one brother, James Davis of Versailles; two sisters, Marjorie Gamble of Cincinnati, Ohio, and Peggy Davis of Rising Sun; 12 grandchildren; five great-grandchildren; and several nieces, nephews and other relatives.
She was preceded in death by her first husband, Kenneth Robert Fuqua Sr., whom she married in 1957, and who died in June 1965; one son, Nicholas Marvin "Nick" Shadday, who died March 23, 2000; one daughter, Robin L. Fuqua Hamilton, who died March 11, 2009; her parents; and one granddaughter.
The funeral mass will be at 11 a.m. Monday at Prince of Peace Catholic Church. Burial will be in Grandview Memorial Gardens.
Friends may call at the Morgan & Nay Funeral Centre on Sunday from 5 to 8 p.m. and Monday from 9 to 10:30 a.m. The rosary will be said at 7 p.m. Sunday at the funeral home.
Expressions of sympathy may take the form of donations to the American Diabetes Association or the American Cancer Society. Contributions can be made through the funeral home.
Online condolences can be sent at www.morgan-nay.com.