Obituaries – August 3, 2020
Raymond E. Aulick, 92, of Madison, Indiana, died on Thursday, July 30, 2020, at University of Louisville Hospital, from injuries sustained in a car accident.
He was born Sept. 25, 1927, in Berry, Kentucky, to Dr. Marcus A. and Mary Agnes Schanding Aulick. He was a 1945 graduate of Morgan High School and was raised in the Short Creek Baptist Church. He was inducted into the US Army on March 15, 1946, during World War II, and rose to the rate of Private serving with Company D, 1560th 500 Reception Center at Camp Atterbury. He re-enlisted on March 15, 1946 and served in the Military Police and rose to the rate of Private First Class and was honorably discharged on Aug. 23, 1947, at Fort Lawton, Washington. He had worked as a taxi driver, milkman and road construction worker early in life. He had resided in Madison the past 60 years and retired from Indiana Kentucky Electric Corporation as a unit supervisor after 26 years service. After retirement he enjoyed working in his rose and vegetable gardens and listening to country and folk music. He was a member of Madison VFW Post No. 1969, Major Samuel Woodfill Post No. 9 of the American Legion, the Madison Moose Lodge No. 765, and was an honorary Kentucky Colonel. He was an avid UK Basketball fan.
Survivors include his wife of 32 years, Betty Coghill Aulick, of Madison; his sons Ed Hackney of Scottsdale, Arizona and Bruce Hackney of Carmel, Indiana; three daughters, Dr. Vannessa Coonrod of Nampa, Idaho, Mary Rotha Willey of Fishers, Indiana and Samantha Jane Aulick-Lemley of Columbus, Indiana; his stepsons, Terry Coghill of Madison and William Coghill of La Grange, Kentucky; and 11 grandchildren; eight great grandchildren, two step granddaughters, a step great-great grandson and several nieces, nephews and other relatives.
He was preceded in death by his parents; two daughters, Vicki Aulick and Karen Aulick; his brothers, Robert W. Aulick and Edwin C. Aulick; and a wife, Mona LaDell Johnson Aulick, on May 3, 1983.
Funeral services will be at 11 a.m. Monday, Aug. 3, at the Morgan & Nay Funeral Centre in Madison. Interment will follow in the Springdale Cemetery in downtown Madison. Friends may visit from 4 p.m. to 7 p.m. on Sunday and from 10 a.m. until the time of service Monday at the funeral home.
A final salute will be conducted by the Major Samuel Woodfill Post No. 9 of the American Legion at 11:40 a.m. Monday at the funeral home with full military honors to follow at the graveside at Springdale Cemetery.
Memorial contributions may be made to the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation, 4550 Montgomery Ave., Suite 1100 North, Bethesda, Maryland 20814. Cards are available at the funeral home. Online condolences, www.morgan-nay.com.
Randal Young Bishop, 88, of Charlotte, North Carolina, died there on Wednesday, July 29, 2020.
He was born in Gatliff, Kentucky, to Nora Lee Young Bishop and Roy Abel Bishop. He grew up on the family farm at Bishop Bend in Owsley County, Kentucky, until age 14 when his father died in an automobile accident and then spent his high school years in Corbin, Kentucky, graduating from Corbin High School. As a teenager, he was a member of the national Aviation Cadet Program, stimulating a lifelong interest in aviation.
He attended the University of Kentucky where he was a member of Sigma Phi Epsilon and Pershing Rifles, but left college early to join the US Air Force during the Korean War, training as an Air Traffic Controller. He was stationed in Japan directing air traffic into w ar zones and training others. While there he mastered some of the Japanese language and later taught his children and students some of the language. After his discharge, he returned to Louisville where he met and married his wife Dr. Ina Sue M. Marquis Bishop and they were married on Feb. 27, 1960 in Madison, Indiana.
He graduated from Murray State University with BA degree in social studies and political science, organized the MSU Aquatics Club and established a community program to teach swimming to mentally challenged children. He was certified as a Red Cross Water Safety Instructor and Small Craft Instructor and taught swimming classes and water safety over the years.
He began his career as a teacher with fifth and sixh graders in North Vernon, Indiana, where he was also assistant tennis coach. He earned a MS in Counseling and EdS in School Administration at Indiana University and was a popular teacher with students in the Indianapolis school system until his retirement, teaching high school and adult evening school, and establishing and coaching the chess club. His professional activities included serving as President of the Indianapolis Teachers Association of the IEA, and as a site accreditation visitor to secondary schools in several states for the North Central Association. He was active in politics in Indiana as a candidate for state representative and was a Precinct Committeeman for the Republican Party while in later years he was a proud Independent.
After retirement he moved to Charlotte in 1993 and was an ERA Charlotte Realtor.
He is survived by his wife of 60 years; a son, Jon Marquis Bishop; a daughter, Heather Suzanne Bishop; a brother, Rex Bishop of Bedford, Kentucky; a sister, Dr. Yvonne Bishop Shoemaker of La Grange Kentucky; and many cousins, nieces, nephews and other family members.
He was preceded in death by his parents.
The family held a private graveside service at Sharon Memorial Park in Charlotte and will plan a memorial service in the spring when it is safer to gather after the virus pandemic. Arrangements by McEwen Funeral Service in Charlotte.
Memorial contributions may be given to the Alzheimer’s Association, The American Red Cross, Hospice and Palliative Care of Charlotte or Mallard Creek Presbyterian Church. Online condolences, www.MEM.com.
Henry Fredrick Bushman, 92, of Bear Branch, Indiana, died Sunday, Aug. 2, 2020, at The Waters of Rising Sun in Rising Sun, Indiana. Funeral arrangements are pending at the Haskell & Morrison Funeral Home in Vevay, Indiana, www.haskellandmorrison.com.
Christine Jeannette “Chris” Warren Cox, 68, of Madison, Indiana, died Sunday, Aug. 2, 2020, at University Hospital in Louisville. Funeral arrangements will be announced by the Morgan & Nay Funeral Centre in Madison, www.morgan-nay.com.
Marcus W. Culver, 47, of Madison, Indiana, died on Saturday, July 25, 2020, at the River Terrace Health Campus in Madison.
He was born on Sept. 23, 1972, in Fort Lauderdale, Florida, to Jim Culver and Terry Bell Ginther Eldredge. He had worked at The Madison Courier and the Wharf Restaurant where he worked in the kitchen. His greatest joy was his daughter. He loved cats, playing Uno, spending time at the river and with his family and was the greatest shopping partner ever.
Survivors include his daughter, Erin Culver of Hanover; his fathers, Jim Culver of Sunman, Indiana and Bill Eldredge of Madison; his sister, Tracy Youngblood of Madison; a niece, Jorrica Youngblood of Madison; a nephew, Zayrin Youngblood of Madison; and several aunts and uncles.
He was preceded in death by his mother and his grandmother, Ora Kroger.
Memorial services will be held at a later date and will be announced at that time. Arrangements by Lytle Welty Funeral Homes in Madison.
Memorial contributions may be made to the Madison-Jefferson County Animal Shelter. Contributions may be made at the funeral homes or at lytlewelty.com.
Lindsey Michelle “Lindsey Dee” Dalgleish, 40, of Madison, Indiana, died unexpectedly Saturday, July 18, 2020, at her home.
A private service was recently held by her family and a public celebration of life has now been announced for 4 p.m. to 7 p.m. on Friday, Aug. 7, at the Morgan & Nay Funeral Centre in Madison. Private graveside services will be at a later date in the Dupont Cemetery in Dupont, Indiana.
Expressions of sympathy may take the form of contributions to Lindsey Dalgleish Remembrance Fund. Cards are available at the funeral home or at www.morgan-nay.com.
Dee Anna Greene, 58, of Madison, Indiana, died unexpectedly on Monday, July 20, 2020, at the emergency room at King’s Daughters’ Hospital in Madison.
She was born in Madison on July 15, 1962, to Robert Greene and Mary Mildred Boone Greene. She resided all of her life in Jefferson County and attended school there. She raised two children, had been employed with Hammond’s Family Restaurant, Madison Precision and Madison Walmart and attended West Street Church in downtown Madison. Earlier in life she enjoyed getting a great tan, exercising, babysitting and caring for her children.
Survivors include her son, Kean Greene of Madison; her daughter, Tiffany Greene of Madison; her brothers, Dennis Greene of Madison and Richard Greene of Bedford, Kentucky; and a niece, two aunts and several cousins and other relatives.
She was preceded in death by her parents.
Graveside services will be at 11 a.m. on Saturday, Aug. 8, at the Brooksburg Cemetery in Brooksburg, Indiana.
Memorial contributions may be made to the Dee Greene Remembrance Fund. Cards are available at the Morgan & Nay Funeral Centres of Madison and Hanover. Online condolences, www.morgan-nay.com.
Marian Anita Cook Lloyd, 84, of Vevay, Indiana, died Sunday, Aug. 2, 2020, at her residence in Vevay. Funeral arrangements are pending at the Haskell & Morrison Funeral Home in Vevay, www.haskellandmorrison.com.
Mary Jane Jones Ragan, 93, of Vevay, Indiana, died on Thursday, July 30, 2020, at the Manderly Health Care Center in Osgood, Indiana.
She was born Sept. 15, 1926, in Wayne County, Kentucky, to John Morehead and Rosie Elsie Catron Jones. She was raised in Wayne County and graduated from Monticello High School. She married James Grider Ragan in New Castle, Indiana, and was employed by Modern Fold Industries in New Castle, retiring in 1972 after 19 years and 10 months service. She was a member of the Vevay Assembly Church in Vevay, Indiana, was a wonderful seamstress and enjoyed crocheting, painting, raising flowers, gardening and watching birds.
Survivors include her daughters, Sharon Patricia Lee Elkins of Hagerstown, Indiana, Rebecca Ragan Bunner of Vevay and Marquetté Ragan Roberson of Indianapolis; a sister, Annette Denney of Frankfort, Kentucky; and seven grandchildren, eight great grandchildren and several nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by her parents and her husband of more than 40 years on Oct. 31, 1996.
Funeral services will be at 11 a.m. on Friday, Aug. 7, at the Vevay Assembly Church. Graveside Services will be at 2:30 p.m., Friday in the South Mound Cemetery West Lawn Addition in New Castle. Friends may call from 10 a.m. until the time of services Friday at the church.
Due to COVID-19 and CDC guidelines, guests will be asked to wear face masks and practice social distancing at the church and cemetery.
Memorial contributions may be made to the Vevay Assembly Church. Cards are available at the funeral home or online at www.haskellandmorrison.com.
Freddie Romans, 84, of Madison, Indiana, died Saturday, Aug. 1, 2020, at his home near Brooksburg, Indiana, after battling dementia the past two years.
He was born on Nov. 3, 1935, in Cross Plains in Ripley County, Indiana, to Howard Sr. and Katherine Copeland Romans. He was raised in the Manville community and was of the Baptist faith. He married Joyce L. Harmon in Trimble County, Kentucky, on Feb. 18, 1961, and they had three children, settling in Brooksburg where he farmed all of his life and operated a Grade A dairy for 26 years. He also drove a school bus for six years for Madison Consolidated School and had served on the Canaan Water Board for several years. He enjoyed hard work, raising a large vegetable garden, fishing and being with his grandchildren.
Survivors include his wife of 59 years; a daughter, Robin Gray of Brooksburg; a son, Randy Romans of Brooksburg; two brothers, Harold Romans and Howard “Junior” Romans, both of Brooksburg; two sisters, Pauline Ferris of Greensburg, Indiana and Linda Sellers of Lawrenceburg, Indiana; and 10 grandchildren and nine great grandchildren and several nieces, nephews and other relatives.
He was preceded in death by his parents; a son, Billy Romans; a sister, Allene Bentz Kern; two brothers, Roy Romans and Harley Romans; and a grandson.
Funeral services will be at 1 p.m. on Thursday, Aug. 6, 2020, at the Morgan & Nay Funeral Centre in Madison. Interment will follow in the Grandview Memorial Gardens near Madison. Friends may visit from 11 a.m, until time of service Thursday at the funeral home.
Memorial contributions may be made to Hospice of King’s Daughters’. Cards are available at the funeral home. Online condolences, www.morgan-nay.com.
Obituaries – August 4, 2020
Isabelle Barnes, 88, of Madison, Indiana, died Tuesday, Aug. 4, 2020, at The Waters of Clifty Falls in Madison. Funeral arrangements and other information are pending at Lytle Welty Funeral Homes & Cremation Service, www.lytlewelty.com.
Henry Fredrick Bushman, 92, of Bear Branch, Indiana, died Sunday, Aug. 2, 2020, at The Waters of Rising Sun in Rising Sun, Indiana.
He was born April 20, 1928, in Ohio County, Indiana, to Louis Henry and Marie “Emma” Poske Bushman. He was raised in Bear Branch where he was a 1945 graduate of Dillsboro High School. He married Maxine Knigga on Feb. 3, 1951 and they had three children. He was employed for Stedman Foundry in Aurora, Indiana, for a few years and as a control specialist for the Texas Gas Company, retiring after 30 years of service. He was a member of the St. Peter Lutheran Church in Bear Branch where he formerly served on the church council. He enjoyed music, computers and working on his ancestry.
He is survived by his wife of more than 69 years; his daughters, LuAnne Turner of Dillsboro, Indiana and Lee Jaye Lohide of East Enterprise, Indiana; and eight grandchildren, 10 great-grandchildren, five step-great-grandchildren, a step-great-great-grandson, three nieces and his great-nieces and great-nephews.
He was preceded in death by his parents and his son, Dennis Duane Bushman, on Nov. 10, 1977.
Funeral services will be at 11 a.m. Friday, Aug. 7, at the St. Peter Lutheran Church, 3958 Milton Bear Branch Road, Dillsboro. Interment will follow in the St. Peter Lutheran Cemetery in Dillsboro. Friends may call from 5 p.m. to 8 p.m. Thursday, at the Haskell & Morrison Funeral Home in Vevay, Indiana, and from 10 a.m. until time of services Friday at the church.
Due to COVID-19 regulations, face masks and social distancing will be required by attendees.
Memorial contributions may be made to the St. Peter Lutheran Church Cemetery Fund or a charity of the donor’s choice. Cards are available at the funeral home or online at www.haskellandmorrison.com
Christine Jeannette “Chris” Warren Cox, 68, of Madison, Indiana, died Sunday, Aug. 2, 2020, at University Hospital in Louisville.
She was born on Oct. 1, 1951, in Madison, to Bernard and Eleanor Marie Shingleton Warren. She was a life-long resident of Jefferson County and attended school there. She first married Stanley Freeman in 1971 and they had two children. She later married Woodrow “Woody” Cox on June 26, 1993. She was self-employed, working as a housekeeper and nurse’s aide. She loved watching and feeding ducks on the river and was a faithful member of Green Road Baptist Church.
She is survived by a son, Mike Freeman of Hanover, Indiana; a daughter, Tina Wright of Lewes, Delaware; a step-son, David Woodrow Cox of Carrollton, Kentucky; a step-daughter, Donna Adair of Louisville; a brother, William “Bill” Warren of Madison; two sisters, Paulette Temple of Milton, Kentucky and Marcella Stewart and Pamela Phillips, both of Madison; and seven grandchildren, four step-grandchildren; three great grandchildren, two aunts and several nieces, nephews and other relatives.
She was preceded in death by her parents; her husband of 23 years, Woodrow “Woody” Cox, on Sept. 15, 2016; four brothers, George A. Ashby, Robert J. Ashby, Ray N. Ashby and Ronald Warren; and two sisters, Carolyn Day Ann McGlocklin and Ina Mae Gibbons.
Funeral services will be at 6 p.m. on Thursday, Aug. 6, at the Green Road Baptist Church in Madison. Interment will follow at a later date in the Fairmount Cemetery in Madison. Friends may visit from 4 p.m. until time of service Thursday at the church.
Memorial contributions may be made to the Green Road Baptist Church. Cards are available at the Morgan & Nay Funeral Centres of Madison and Hanover. Online condolences, www.morgan-nay.com.
Marian Anita Cook Lloyd, 84, of Vevay, Indiana, died Sunday, Aug. 2, 2020, at her residence.
She was born March 3, 1936 in Batesville, Indiana, to Fred J. and Mary M. Mulford Cook. She was raised in Batesville where she graduated from Batesville High School. She first married Thomas K. Tellas and later married George Irvin Lloyd on March 3, 1960. She was employed as a janitor for the Switzerland County Sheriff’s Department and the Vevay Coin Laundry. She was also employed in the Ogle Haus Inn kitchen in Vevay and cut tobacco for several years. She enjoyed her weekly segment with Ken Trimble on WIKI-radio regarding the TV show Survivor that she loved to watch and enjoyed helping children at the YMCA and eating at AJ’s Diner in Vevay.
Survivors include her companion of 20 years, Jeff Gunnoe of Vevay; her grandsons, Brent Waldo of North Vernon, Indiana and Bruce Waldo of Sunman, Indiana; her great-grandchildren, Emily and Connor Waldo; and her best friend, Katherine “Sue” Bruce of Vevay.
She was preceded in death by her parents; her first husband, Thomas K. Tellas, on Oct. 24, 1998; her second husband of 37 years, George Irvin Lloyd, in December of 1997; her daughter, Janice Irene Waldo, on Sept. 12, 1999; and a granddaughter, Brenda Waldo, on Aug. 14, 1978.
Funeral services will be at 11 a.m., Thursday, Aug. 6, at the Haskell & Morrison Funeral Home in Vevay. Interment will follow in the Cliff Hill Cemetery in Versailles, Indiana. Friends may call from 10 a.m. until time of service on Thursday at the funeral home.
Due to COVID-19 regulations, face masks and social distancing will be required by attendees.
Memorial contributions may be made to the Marian Anita Cook Lloyd Memorial Fund for a monument c/o Haskell & Morrison Funeral Home. Cards are available at the funeral home or online at www.haskellandmorrison.com.
Bobbie Holman Mitschelen, 80, of Simpsonville, South Carolina and formerly of Madison, Indiana, died Tuesday, Aug. 4, 2020, at her residence in Simpsonville. Funeral arrangements and other information are pending at Lytle Welty Funeral Homes & Cremation Service in Madison, www.lytlewelty.com.
Kristin Lane Mefford Nicholson, 48, of Milton, Kentucky, died Friday, July 31, 2020, at the Hosparus Inpatient Care Center in Louisville.
She was born Dec. 19, 1971, in Carrollton, Kentucky, to Dale Gordon Mefford and Anna Katherine Hartman Mefford. She was a homemaker and member of the Worthville Baptist Church and enjoyed crocheting, reading, sewing and raising flowers and vegetables.
Survivors include her parents of Worthville, Kentucky; a daughter, Emily Katherine Burke of Owenton, Kentucky; three sons, Trevor Dean Williams of Hardin, Kentucky, Ian Race Nicholson of Burlington, Kentucky and Kai Alarik Nicholson of Worthville; a sister, Katie Maurine Saggus of Worthville; two brothers, Joshua Hartman Mefford and Casey Dale Mefford, both of Worthville; and a grandchild and her companion; Dale Hagedorn of Milton.
Graveside services will be held at noon on Friday, Aug. 7, at the Mefford Family Cemetery, 200 Old KY 227, Worthville. Visitation will be from 10:30 a.m. until services at the graveside. Those who plan to attend are encouraged to bring a lawn chair as there will be no chairs provided and due to COVID-19 mandates, face masks and social distancing are required.
Memorial contributions may be made to the Kai Nicholson Education Fund in care of First National Bank Kentucky, P.O. Box 149, Carrollton, KY 41008 or sent to Tandy-Eckler-Riley Funeral Home in Carrollton.
Arrangements by Tandy-Eckler-Riley Funeral Home. Online condolences, www.tandyecklerrileyfuneralhome.com.