William R. "Billy" Vanes
William R. "Billy" Vanes, 63 of Brazil passed away suddenly, August 28, 2014 at Union Hospital. He was born February 15, 1951 in Clay County, the son of Bill Vanes and Shirley Morlan Vanes. He graduated from Brazil High School, Class of 1970. He was the manager of the football. Although born with Cerebral Palsy, Bill didn't let that hold him back. He has always been a sports enthusiast, especially football and the Chicago Bears...
Robert "Bo" Lynn Moorhead
Robert "Bo" Lynn Moorhead, 67 of Brazil, passed away August 28, 2014 at Union Hospital. Bo was born March 29, 1947 in Conroe, Texas, the son of the late Allen Moorhead and Kathyrn Holloway. Bo worked on the oil fields in Conroe for 37 years until he brought his family and wife, Brenda Walker, to Indiana. He enjoyed going on walks, fishing, exploring the outdoors, treasure hunting, reading, writing, and volunteering his time to different events, more recently...
Richard D. Corbin
Richard D. Corbin, 86, of Clay City, Indiana passed away at St. Vincent Clay Hospital, in Brazil, Indiana August 26, 2014. Richard was born March 10, 1928 the son of James M. Corbin and Daisy Ellen (Colglazier) Corbin. He graduated from Pleasantville High School in 1946. ...
Lois J. Stucky
Lois J. Stucky, 85, of Brazil, IN, passed away at 4:00 AM on Friday, August 22, 2014 at her Home in Brazil, IN, with loved ones by her side. She was born on Tuesday, November 13, 1928, in Warren, IN. Miss Stucky graduated from Ball State University and the Fort Wayne Bible College. ...
Debbie Gail (Lovett) Waymire
Debbie Gail (Lovett) Waymire, 55, of Brazil, passed away on Sunday, August 24, 2014, at her home with her family by her side. Debbie was born October 13, 1958 in Clay County, the daughter of William "Bill" and the late Sharron (Foster) Lovett. Debbie was known as a wonderful mother and homemaker. As she was growing up she attended Bethel United Methodist Church with her family...
Martha Jane (Overstreet) Spencer
Martha Jane (Overstreet) Spencer, 95 of Crossville, TN passed away on August 19, 2014 at Cumberland House. She was born on February 27, 1919 in Russellville, Ind. to Walter Earl Overstreet and Clara Belle (Reed) Overstreet. Martha was married for 40 years to Harold Spencer who passed away on February 20, 1980. She worked as a registered nurse for 31 years at Clay County Hospital in Brazil. Martha was a 60-year Easter Star...
Marvin E. Perkins
Marvin E. Perkins, 83 of Clay City, went to meet his Lord at 4:37 PM on August 20th at Terre Haute Regional Hospital. He was born April 13, 1931 in Saline City to Lester Perkins and Mary Sparks Perkins. On September 5, 1950, he married Evelyn Allen, the love of his life. ...
William B. Hybarger
William B. Hybarger, 78, of Brazil, passed away at Cloverleaf Nursing Home, in Knightsville, August 20, 2014. Bill was born March 7, 1936, in Lebanon, Indiana, the son of Rev. Harry and Dorothy (Stewart) Hybarger. He graduated from Rockville High School with the class of 1954. Bill worked as a warehouse supervisor at Columbia House in Terre Haute and RCA in Indianapolis. He retired from PolyGram on the East Side of Indianapolis...
Carol L. Shrader
Carol L. Shrader of Cataract, Indiana went to be with the Lord on August 16, 2014. Carol was born August 30, 1942 in Owen County, Indiana to Clarence McCormick and Marian Small McCormick. Her memory will be cherished by sons, Jerry Allen Shrader II and wife Donna of North Carolina, Rev. ...
Patty L. Curtis
Patty L. Curtis, 74 of Brazil, formerly of Coal Bluff, passed away August 18, 2014 at Terre Haute Regional Hospital. She was born February 6, 1940 in Vigo County, the daughter of Russel Lawson and Edith Miller Lawson. Patty graduated from Fontanet High School and on May 22, 1958 she was united in marriage to Daniel O. Curtis. Together they raised their family in the Coal Bluff area. Following Daniel's death in 2000, Patty sold their home place and moved to Brazil...
James Douglas LeLoup
James Douglas LeLoup, 59, of Clay County, Indiana, died unexpectedly, August 16, 2014 at his residence. Jim was born July 9, 1955, in Brazil, Indiana, the son of Leonard and JoAnn (Brock) LeLoup. He graduated from Brazil High School. He spent a short time in the military. In his younger years, he worked in the roofing business. Jim spent much of his life helping local farmers, working on equipment for friends and family, and hunting, fishing and spending time outdoors...
Margaret "Margie" L. (Pickett) Cooper
Margaret "Margie" L. (Pickett) Cooper, 63, of Zionsville and formerly of Brazil, passed away unexpectedly, August 16, 2014, at St. Vincent Hospital in Indianapolis, surrounded by her family. Margie was born in Brazil, Indiana, March 20, 1951, the daughter of Norval and Mary (Thomas) Pickett. ...
Lilly Claudette Gilliam
Lilly Claudette Gilliam, 4, of Poland, Ind. passed away Aug. 13, 2014 at Riley's Hospital for Children, Indianapolis. She was born March 17, 2010 and was daughter of Earl L. Gilliam and Leora B. Sturgis of Poland, Ind. In addition to her parents, she is survived by her paternal grandparents Kathleen Walker and Evi Capps and her maternal grandparents Paul and Julia Sturgis. ...
Paulina "Tina" Heine O'Brien
Paulina "Tina" Heine O'Brien, age 92, died at her Terre Haute residence on August 6th. She was born in Clinton to Adolf Heine and Mary Ufer Heine on February 23, 1922. Paulina was a United States Veteran who served during WWII, as a Navy Wave in 1943 and 44...
Kimberly Christine McDonald
Kimberly Christine McDonald died August 2, 2014 in San Antonio, Texas at the age of 47. She had made her home in Austin, Texas for nearly 18 years. Born December 4, 1966 in Terre Haute, Ind., she spent her early years in Brazil, Ind. and Indianapolis, Ind. Following a family move, she graduated from Bloomfield High School in Bloomfield, Ind. in 1986...
Joe Elwood Miller
Joe Elwood Miller, 70, of Brazil, passed away at his home, August 12, 2014 following an extended illness. Mr. Miller was born September 27, 1943, in Indianapolis, Indiana, the son of Joe Eugene and Barbara Louise (Henson) Miller. He served his country in the United States Army for 2 years before receiving an honorable discharge in 1964. ...
Kenneth W. Black, Sr.
Kenneth W. Black, Sr. at 71 years of age passed away August 1, 2014 at home in Dothan, Alabama. He was preceded in death by his parents, Paul L. Black, Sr. and Milbra E. Kraemer, and two brothers, Paul L. Black, Jr. and Philip L. Black. He is survived by one sister, Sue Black Powell, and three children, Kenneth W. Black, Jr., Gregory A. Black, and Shannon Black Dotson...
Helen K. Loughmiller
Helen K. Loughmiller, 95 of Brazil, passed away August 8, 2014 at 11:38am at St. Vincent Clay Hospital with her family by her side. She was born January 14, 1919 in Vigo County, Nevins Township, the daughter of Harry and Mabel West Kessel. She graduated from Fontanet High School. ...
Gerald R. Moran
Gerald R. Moran, 51, of Center Point, passed away on August 7, 2014, at Terre Haute Regional Hospital. Gerald had worked 18 years for Speedy Trucking Company in Indianapolis. He was an avid coin collector. He enjoyed assembling model cars and fishing...
Marilyn Jean Morlan
Marilyn Jean Morlan, (nee Muncie), a Brazil native, died at her home in Riverview, Florida, on Saturday, July 26, 2014, at age 77. She was a devoted wife to the late Larry Earl Morlan; loving mother of Lisa (and Michael) Ruggiero, Anthony Morlan, Matt (and Angelia) Morlan; dear grandmother of Jessica Ruggiero, Kelly (and Thom) Parker, Michael Morlan, Dakota Morlan, and Logan Morlan; great-grandmother of Lucy Parker; and dear sister of Carolyn Godfrey, Judy Kopchak, and Donald Muncie...
Gilbert L. Blubaugh
Gilbert L. Blubaugh, 72, a native of Owen County, passed away Sunday, Aug. 3, 2014, at his home. He was born in Owen County to James R. and Delores M. Blubaugh.
Funeral services will be held in South Carolina on Thursday, Aug. 7, 2014.
Beverly Louise Jones
Beverly Louise Jones, 59, of Sanford, Florida, and formerly of Terre Haute, passed away July 23, 2014. She is survived by her parents, Edward and June Jones of Brazil, Indiana; daughters, Heather Fields and Jackie Pittman; son, John Pittman; sisters, Sharon Dorn (Lester) and Ruth Pugh; brother, Jimmy Jones; grandchildren, Jake Taylor, Austin Fields, Cody Fields, Aubrie Beeson; great-granddaughter, Cyleigh Taylor; her longtime companion, Randy Haith; and several nieces and nephews...
Jamison David Rex Sparks and Mikkel Lee Sparks
Jamison David Rex Sparks and Mikkel Lee Sparks, 37 weeks gestation, went to be with The Lord on July 29, 2014 at Union Hospital. Jamison and Mikkel are survived by their parents, Jessica Stewart and Joseph Sparks; maternal grandparents, Tracy and Tom Gonzalez; paternal grandparents, Kathleen Sparks, Michael Carver; maternal great grandparents, Margie Shields, Cheryl King; paternal great grandparents, Kathleen and Larry Barnhart; uncles, Austin Stewart, and the late Dustin Woods; as well as many extended family members.. ...
Betty Jane Fenwick
Brazil, Indiana Betty Jane Fenwick, 85, passed away Friday August 1, 2014 at the Waters Nursing Facility in Greencastle. She was born in Ada County, Idaho on November 21, 1928 to Ammi and Helen Fogerson. Betty was a beautician, and a member of the StoreHouse in Greencastle. ...
James (Jim) Mogan
James (Jim) Mogan, a native of Brazil, Indiana, and longtime resident and business owner in Gulf Shores, passed away Wednesday July 30, 2014 after a battle with Leukemia. He loved both of his homes dearly. He and his wife of 54 years, Shirley Mogan, owned and operated a motel and condo rental business on West Beach Blvd.in Gulf Shores for 30 years. ...