William D. Hobbs

William David Hobbs, 63, of Luthersville, GA and formerly of Terre Haute, passed away on Friday, November 21, 2014 at his residence. He was born March 26, 1951 to Frank and Lois Lee Hobbs.

Survivors include one daughter and son-in-law Lisa and Joe Myrtle of Terre Haute; one son and daughter-in-law Davie and Leslie Hobbs of Charleston, SC; five grandchildren Ashley, D.J., and Daniel Myrtle; Cody and Conner Hobbs; four great-grandchildren Logan, Adahsyn, Rayleigh, and Pacey; brothers Johnny (Luthersville, GA) and Marcus (Dublin, GA); sisters Essie (Bootsie) Loften (Luthersville, GA), Jane Henry (Dublin, GA), Lucille Chancler (Lumpkin, GA), and Mary Armour (Griffin, GA); several nieces and nephews, extended family members and friends.

He was preceded in death by his parents, his beloved wife Laura Faye Jamieson Hobbs, brothers Marty and Jerry, and sisters Frankie, Inez, Gloria Ann, and Betty Jean.

Graveside services are at 2 pm Wednesday November 26 in New Harmony Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the charity of your choice.
Arrangements are under the direction of Simple Cremations and Burials
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Karen Cox-Sharpe

Karen Cox-Sharpe, 73 of Terre Haute passed away on Wednesday, November 19, 2014. Karen was born in Terre Haute the daughter of the late Ernest L. and Odetta M. (Luce) Cox. She graduated from State High School in 1958 and retired from Hercules (A.E.T.) on September 23, 2002 . Her parents preceded Karen in death, also her brother Norman.
She is survived by her sons; James A. (Robin) Sharpe, Steven (Ellen) Eskew; grandchildren; Zachary and Caitlen Eskew and Mary Rainbolt., special in her heart her niece Shannon (Lee) Turner and her baby girl Helena Felling. She is further survived by aunt; Barbara (Jerry) Michael, Biddie Crane, cousin Adam Crane of Clinton; her family on Colorado, Todd Cox, Tammy Melford, and several friends that were known as the “Has been group”
She will be loved and missed.
A celebration of life will be held at a later date.
Arrangements are under the direction of Simple Cremations and Burials.
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Jeremy W. Paugh

Jeremy W. Paugh 34, of Brazil went home to be with the Lord on Friday, November 14, 2014. Jeremy was born in Greencastle on January 4, 1980 the son of Robert E. and Sandra J. (Robertson) Paugh. Mr. Paugh was a manufacturer of forklift equipment. He was preceded in death by his father and daughter, Kenna Paugh.
Jeremy is survived by his loving wife; Margaret J. (Elkins) Paugh , children; Kimberly, Dustin and Elizabeth Paugh, Lana and Megan Majstorovic; siblings, Robert (Nancy) Paugh, Sheila (Jimmy) Reynolds, Melissa Paugh and aunt, Daria Greggoff.
A celebration of life will be held Saturday, November 29, 2014 2:00 PM at the Brazil United Pentecostal Church (1088 US 40) with Brother Anthony Warner officiating
In lieu of flowers, donations to the family would be appreciated.
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Bobbie A. Mayfield

Bobbie Alvis Mayfield 85 of Brazil died October 29, 2014 at Cloverleaf Healthcare in Knightsville. Mr. Mayfield was born in Shelburne, Indiana on December 7, 1928 the son of the late Marion J. and Gladys V. (Stanifer) Mayfield. Mr Mayfield was a 55 plus year member of the Ironworkers Local 439. He enjoyed wintering in Florida, yard sales and flea marketing and making things out of iron. He was proceeded in death by his parents and an infant daughter; Carol Ann. He is survived by his wife of 47 years; Juanita M. (Hall) Mayfield of Brazil, children; Debbie (Gary) Clifford of Linton, Larry (Patti) Mayfield of Sullivan, Peggy (Lee) Hannum of Elko, NV, Rhonda (Rick) Todd of Brazil, Rick (Lisa) Ward of Brazil, Rebecca (Kyle) McKinney of Brazil, Randy (Betty) Ward of Brazil, Richelle (Mike) Herr-Smith of Brazil, Regina (Louie) Dierckman of West Lafayette, Sister Merna Rasmussen of Lansing, MI, 27 Grandchildren and 37 great-grandchildren.
A celebration of Bobbie’s life will be held at a later date.
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David K. Roberts II

David K. Roberts II, 56 of Terre Haute went home to be with the Lord on Sunday, November 9, 2014. Mr. Roberts fought a long and courageous battle with cancer. David was born in Terre Haute on September 28, 1958 the son of David K. and Delores (Pickens) Roberts. David was retired from the Terre Haute Fire Department with 30 years of service. He also worked at Adams garage as a mechanic. David enjoyed woodworking and was a MOPAR man. His father, and nephew, Keith Elkins, preceded Mr. Roberts in death.

Survivors include his wife; Christina L. (Walsh) Roberts, daughter, Lindasy (C.J.) Holt of Terre Haute; Step Son Larry Vire of Terre Haute, Mother Delores Roberts of Terre Haute, Grandchildren Clacey Mae and Leia Holt, Sammy Bailey, Abby and Dylan Vire, two brothers and one sisters, mother-in-law, Mary Lou Lunstrum and several nieces, nephews and cousins.

Celebration of Life will be held Sunday 2:00 PM at Mt. Pleasant United Methodist Church, North Campus (1075 North Fruitridge Avenue) with Pastor Rick Swan officiating.
The family will receive friends at the church from 12:00 Noon till the time of service.
Arrangements are under the direction of Simple Cremations and Burials.
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Verna H. (Losier) Riker

Verna Helen (Losier) Riker, 84 of Terre Haute died Monday, November 3, 2014. Verna was born in Quincy, Illinois on December 29, 1929, the daughter of the late Virgil and Vivian (Knight) Losier. Mrs. Riker was retired from the Bemis Corporation after many years of service. She loved working and helping others in her ceramic shop. She also enjoyed yard sales, collecting dolls, watching scary movies, crocheting, and making home movies. She was loved by all people, family and animals, especially her cat, “cat riker”. Verna was proceeded in death by her husband Carl R. Riker II, daughter, Rhonda K. Liberty and sons, Carl R. Riker III and Randy D. Riker Sr. She is survived by daughters; Connie L. (Mike) Ensminger, Becky J. (Rick) Miller and Pamela G. Riker, sisters; Shirley Otte and Etta Lister. 19 grand children, many great grandchildren and great great grandchildren, nieces, nephews and friends, also survive Mrs. Riker.
A celebration of life will be held on Friday, November 7, 2014 at the Cross Lane Community Church (2204 Lafayette Avenue) at Noon with Pastor Bret Wilson officiating. Interment will take place at Roselawn Memorial Park immediately following services.
The family will receive friends at the church from 10:00 AM till 12:00 Noon.
Arrangements are under the direction of Simple Cremations and Burials.
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Judith Ann Goodwin

Judith Ann Goodwin, 75 of Covington, went to be with Jesus and became an Angel on October 29, 2014. Her transition form this life was peaceful and she was able to spend the past 2 months with friends and family at her home. Judith was born in Covington on December 14, 1938 the daughter of the late Florence (Noble) Fitzwater. She was an avid antique collector and loved to sell them. She volunteered, giving her time to WIC, Share and was active in the Santa’s helper organizations in the 1980’s. Mrs. Goodwin enjoyed being outdoors, gardening and watching her grandchildren and great grandchildren play softball. She will be dearly missed. She may be gone from this earth, but will be forever in our hearts. Judy is survived by her husband, Donnie R. Goodwin whom she married on March 3, 1956; children, Diana Rogers of Veedersburg, Cristy Purple of Lafayette, Donald “Frank” (Lois) Goodwin of Covington and grand daughter that she raised, Brandy (Kristopher) Froschauer of Clinton. 6 grandchildren and 13 great grand children further survive her. Mrs. Goodwin loved her family and her great grandchildren who were the apple of her eye. A Celebration of life will be held on Monday, November 3, 2014 at The Covington Church of the Nazarene (1203 Washington Street in Covington) at 8:00 PM (Indiana Time) with Pastor Tom Hunter officiating.
The family will receive friends at the church from 6:00 PM (Indiana time) till the time of services. Inurnment will take place at Mt. Hope Cemetery on Wednesday, November 5, 2014 at 10:00 AM
Thank you to all who stopped by to visit during her last 2 months and helped out with cleaning and care. A special thank you to her sister, Connie and niece, Dawn for the extra special care and help they provided.
A heartfelt thanks to Gentiva Hospice for all their love and compassion.
Arrangements are under the direction of Simple Cremations and Burials.
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Jacqueline D. Short

Jacqueline D. Short, 62 of Stinesville went home to be with the Lord on Tuesday, October 21, 2014 in Bloomington. Jackie was born in Sullivan on August 6, 1952. She owned her own business for several years. Mrs. Short is survived by her husband, Steve Short, whom she married on June 10, 1988; sons Marty (Missy) Cain, Tracey (Brian) Wilson-Forrest, Patrick (Kady) Wilson; daughter, Michelle Cain; step children, Jason and Steven Short, Stephanie (Randy) Hacker. She is further survived by brothers; Bill and John (Patti) Raley; 23 grandchildren; 4 great grand children; her dog; Snoopy, cat, Smokey and several nieces and nephews. Graveside services were held Monday, October 27, 2014 at K of P Cemetery in Hymera.
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Carol Sue White

CAROL SUE WHITE 71, of Terre Haute formally West Terre Haute went home to be with the Lord on October 19,2014.
Carol was born on May 9, 1943 the daughter of the late Raymond and Evelyn (Bolin) Moss. She was a retired bartender.
Ms. White was a Member of the American Legion Post 501 ( West Terre Haute) and attended Dresser Community Church.
Carol was preceded in death by a son; David Ray Glasgow, Daughter; Tina M. Thomas, sistr; Judy . She is survived by a
son; Jack L. Shelton, daughter; Veronica “Lynn” Gowan of Clinton, Grandchildren; Ashley Kernstein, Jeffrey Dwyer,
Jack L. Shelton, Crystal Kempf, Danielle VanDuyn, great grandchildren; James M. Hoopengarner Jr, Ezekiel, Emanuel, Mallory,
and, Mekenna Shelton, and several cousins, nieces, and nephews.

A private celebration of life will held.
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Charles E. Gill

Charles E. Gill 74 of Terre Haute went home on Monday, October 6, 2014 at his residence. Mr. Gill was born on April 9, 1940 in Paris Illinois the son of the late Arthur and Elizabeth (Hovis) Gill. Charles retired from Valley Wrecker Service after many years of service. He was preceded in death by his parents; sister Jenny Merit, brothers; Arthur, Junior, and Bub Elmo Gill. He leaves behind his loving wife of 48 yrs., Elizabeth Ann (Eyre) Gill, daughters; Della Gill, Charlotte (James) Staley, and Kelsey (Travis Clark) Gill; sons, Charles, Jr. (Tracy) and Jeff (Autumn) Gill, grandchildren; Coty, James, Noah, Olivia, Addyson, “Little buddy” Justin, Tori and Makenzie, and his beloved great granddaughter his “Baby Doll” Kynley.
Sisters, Alyce “sis” (Jim) Thomason, Jeannie (Neil) Jorgenson and brother, Dean Gill. He is further survived by sister in law’s; Debbie (Ben) Franklin, Cindy (Larry Eyre) Greene, brother’s in law, Buck Eyre, Bill (Helen) Eyre, and several nieces and nephews.
He will be loved beyond forever.
He enjoyed country music, watching N.A.S.C.A.R. races, going top Disney World and working on cars. He spent the last couple of years working on his 57 Chevy.
He was a very loving husband, and the best dad, grandfather, great grandfather ever.
A celebration of life will be held on Friday, October 10, 2014, 7:00 PM at Calvary Temple (2100 North 6 ½ Street)
The family will receive friends from 5:00 PM to 7:00 PM.
Casual dress is requested.
Arrangements are under the direction of Simple Cremations and Burials.
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