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Thursday, May 5, 2016
Edna Gail (Cooper) Fagan (05/04/16)
Edna Gail (Cooper) Fagan, 65, of Brazil, passed away at her residence with her family by her side after a courageous battle with cancer. Edna was born January 9, 1951 in Clay County, the daughter of the late Walter Mason and Frances T. (Thompson) Cooper. ...
Frank Arthur "Art" Tichenor (05/04/16)
Frank Arthur "Art" Tichenor, age 81, of Brazil, IL formerly of Westfield, IL passed away at 2:50 a.m. on Monday, May 2, 2016 at the home of his daughter. He was born March 23, 1935 in Westfield, IL the son of Wayne Edward Tichenor and Jessie Thursa White Tichenor. On July 16, 1961 he married Judith Ann Morton in Westfield, IL. She passed away on January 26, 2005...
Hazel Arlene (Urbain) Martin Moore (05/01/16)
Hazel Arlene (Urbain) Martin Moore, 80, of Brazil, went home to be with the Lord, April 30, 2016 at St. Vincent Hospice. She was born October 26, 1935, in Brazil, Indiana, the daughter of Roy Urbain Sr. and Viola Gwendolyn (Brown) Urbain. Hazel worked at Clay County Hospital as a Nurses Aid. She retired following many years of service. During her retirement years she worked as a private in-home health care provider...
JAIL BOOKINGS April 29 - May 1, 2016 (05/01/16)
CLAY COUNTY JUSTICE CENTER The following bookings were reported at the Clay County Justice Center during April 28-29: Awaiting Arraignment Grigsby, Jeffrey A., 53: Possession of marijuana, Possession of methamphetamine, Possession of paraphernalia and Possession of a controlled substance...
Robert J. Jones (04/29/16)
Robert J. Jones, 95, of Brazil, passed away at Cloverleaf Health Care, in Knightsville, Indiana following a brief illness. Robert was born January 8, 1921, in Rocky Fork, Indiana, the son of John Nicholas and Blanche Sylvia (Morlan) Jones. Mr. Jones served his country in the United States Navy during World War II on the USS Milwaukee from 1946. ...
Betty Jane Byrer (04/29/16)
Betty Jane Byrer, 90, of Bowling Green, Indiana passed away at Exceptional Living Center, in Brazil, Indiana, April 28, 2016 following an extended illness. Betty Jane Ward, daughter of Hazel Beatrice and Charles R. Ward Was born July 2, 1925, went home to be with our Lord and Savior at 7:00pm on April 28, 2016...
Richard F. Crowell (04/28/16)
Richard F. Crowell, 78 of Brazil, passed away April 27, 2016 at Terre Haute Regional Hospital following a battle with cancer since February. He was born April 11, 1938 in Brooklyn, NY, the son of James C. Crowell and Honore Canavan Crowell. As a young man, Richard enlisted in the U.S. ...
JAIL BOOKINGS April 24-26, 2016 (04/28/16)
CLAY COUNTY JUSTICE CENTER The following bookings were reported at the Clay County Justice Center during April 26-28: Awaiting Arraignment Archer, Samantha F., 26: Possession of synthetic drug, Possession of paraphernalia and Neglect of dependent Cooksey, Justin, 28: Possession of synthetic drug, Possession of paraphernalia and Neglect of dependent...
Roberta Jean (Love) Summers (04/28/16)
Roberta Jean (Love) Summers, 93, of Carbon, Indiana, passed away April 26, 2016 at Union Hospital, in Terre Haute, Indiana. She was born October 26, 1922, in Brazil, Indiana the daughter of Everett Newell and Gertrude Ferol (Tilley) Love. Roberta graduated from Staunton High School, with the class of 1940. ...
Gary R. Collins (04/26/16)
Gary R. Collins, 77, of Center Point, Indiana, passed away Monday evening April 25, 2016 at his home. He was born April 17, 1939, in Brazil, Indiana to Joe and Lloyd (Giltz) Collins, raised on the farm and graduated from Ashboro High School. Gary farmed with his father and drove semi for Chesty Foods of Terre Haute for 30 consecutive years. ...
JAIL BOOKINGS April 24-26, 2016 (04/26/16)
CLAY COUNTY JUSTICE CENTER The following bookings were reported at the Clay County Justice Center during April 24-26: Awaiting Arraignment Lemont, Ryan C., 47: OVWI Rusk, Brian, 56: Burglary, Trespass Pickett, Norval C., 62: Leaving scene of accident...
Ruby "Robbie" Grace Hiatt (04/26/16)
Ruby "Robbie" Grace Hiatt, 83, of Fisher's Creek, TN passed away April 25, 2016 in Lexington, KY. In addition to being a Marine Corps. veteran, she was a Ward Coordinator at the VA Hospital in Lincoln, NE. She is survived by her son Mark; daughter Amy, their spouses and five grandchildren, GraceMarie, Christopher, Adam, Matthew and Martin...
JAIL BOOKINGS April 22-24, 2016 (04/24/16)
CLAY COUNTY JUSTICE CENTER The following bookings were reported at the Clay County Justice Center during April 22-24: Awaiting Arraignment Rogers, Mitchell, 25: Possession of marijuana McArdle, Desiree Gale, 19: Minor consuming Waggoner, James David, 18: Minor consuming and Possession of marijuana...
Richard Tabor (04/22/16)
Richard Tabor, 92, passed away Friday April 22, 2016 at The Waters of Greencastle with his family at his side. He was born on September 17, 1923 in Brazil to the late Robert Delane and Teacia (Smith) Tabor. Richard graduated from Brazil High School and served his country during World War II in the United States Army and later in the Air National Guard. ...
John W. Metz (04/22/16)
John W. Metz, 60, of Brazil, passed away at Union Hospital, April 21, 2016 following an extended illness. John was born January 16, 1956, in Clay County, Indiana the son of William Robert Metz and Velera Madge (Modesitt) Metz. He graduated from Van Buren High School with the class of 1974. Following high school he worked for Arketex Block in Brazil. He also worked at the Putnamville Prison and as a parts manager for Midland Implement, in Greencastle for many years...