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Wednesday, Feb. 10, 2016
JAIL BOOKINGS February 5-8, 2016 (02/09/16)
CLAY COUNTY JUSTICE CENTER The following bookings were reported at the Clay County Justice Center during Feb. 8-9: Awaiting Warrant Arraignment Steuerwald, Christopher A, 50: Probation violation Fenton, Vincent Edward, 27: Probation violation, Failure to register, sex offender...
John Michael Shaw (02/09/16)
John Michael Shaw, 39, of Terre Haute, passed away February 7, 2016 at Meadows Manor East. John was born December 20, 1976 in Clay County and was raised by his mother, Rosemary Shaw. Even though he was not gifted with the talents that people take for granted on a normal basis he made the best out of his life. ...
David E. Seidensticker (02/08/16)
David E. Seidensticker, 54 of Brazil passed away on Sunday, February 7, 2016 at his residence after a long battle with his health. David was born in Sarasota, FL on May 13, 1961the son of the Late Larry and Olive (Hedge) Seidensticker. David he was formerly employed at Pfizer in Terre Haute. ...
Couple to celebrate 75 years (02/07/16)
Delbert and Thelma Pullum, Brazil, will celebrate their 75th wedding anniversary during an open house from 2-5 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 13, at the Clay County 4-H Fairgrounds. All friends and relatives are invited. Delbert and the former Thelma Metheny were married by a justice of the peace in Sullivan, Indiana, on Feb. 13, 1941...
Virginia 'Dee' Marie Myrtle (02/06/16)
Virginia "Dee" Marie Myrtle, 52, of Staunton, a wonderful mother and grandmother, passed away unexpectedly. She was born on January 3, 1964, in Terre Haute, to Ronnie and Virginia Myrtle. Dee was a loving and devoted mother, affectionately known to many as Mama Dee. She never met a stranger and anyone who knew her, loved her. She was a strong, independent woman that could do anything she put her mind to. She will be deeply missed by her children and all who had the pleasure of knowing her...
JAIL BOOKINGS February 3-5, 2016 (02/05/16)
Clay County Justice Center The following bookings were entered at the Clay County Justice Center Feb. 3-5: James Foster, 23, Public Intoxication, Probation Violation, Criminal Mischief Timothy J. Francis, 33, Battery with bodily Injury, Parole Violation...
Dorothy Jones Chadwick (02/05/16)
Dorothy Jones Chadwick, 82, Center Point, passed away Friday February 5, 2016 at her home in Center Point. She was born on August 21, 1933 in Brazil to the late Charles and Mary (Cooksey) Parksey. Dorothy attended Van Buren High School, and worked at several nursing homes as a Registered Nurse. She enjoyed traveling, spending time in the sun, having her picture taken...
Charlotte Jean Walls (02/05/16)
Charlotte Jean Walls, 40, Brazil, passed away unexpectedly Thursday February 4, 2016 at St. Vincent Clay Hospital in Brazil. She was born on July 19, 1975 in Brazil to Bill and Joyce McDonald. Charlotte was a life member of the Brazil First Christian Church, and graduated from Northview High School in 1993. ...
Jane L. Albright (02/05/16)
Jane L. Albright, age 79, of New Paris, Ohio, died Tuesday, February 2, 2016, at Reid Health in Richmond, Indiana. Born September 26, 1936, in Brazil, Indiana, to Wayne W. and Inez L. Hayes Robison, Jane had lived in the New Paris, Ohio and Richmond, Indiana area for most of her life. She moved to New Paris in 1995, where she was fondly known as "Grandma Jane"...
Jail Bookings: Feb. 3-4, 2016 (02/04/16)
Clay County Justice Center The following bookings were entered at the Clay County Justice Center Feb. 3-4: James Foster, 23, Public Intoxication, Probation violation, Criminal Mischief Russell E. Drake, 45, Contempt of Court
John David "J.D." Burk (02/04/16)
John David "J.D." Burk, 85, of Brazil, Indiana, passed away Wednesday, February 3, 2016 following a wonderful life and surrounded by a loving family. J.D. was a life-long resident of Clay County and will certainly be missed by friends and family. J.D. graduated from Staunton High School and then attended Indiana State University for 2 years. J.D served an enlistment in the United States Air Force and was honorably discharged after several years of service...
Bertram "Bert" Duckwall Jr. (02/03/16)
Bertram "Bert" Duckwall Jr., 70, passed away February 2, 2016 at Springhill Village Nursing Home in Terre Haute with his family by his side. Bert was born February 2, 1946, in Washington D.C., the son of the late Bertram Sr. and Thelma (Volandt) Duckwall. ...
Patty J. Baker (02/02/16)
Patty J. Baker, 82, of Cory, Indiana and Palmetto, Florida departed this earthly life for her heavenly home on Thursday, January 28, 2016 following a massive stroke. She was born on February 21, 1933 in Smith's Grove, Kentucky to the late Leonard and Mildred (Studle) Smith. ...
JAIL BOOKINGS February 1, 2016 (02/02/16)
Clay County Justice Center The following bookings were entered at the Clay County Justice Center Feb. 1: Christopher P. Castaneda, 30, OVWI Refusal Kenneth Paul Harrington, 27, Probation Violation
Eugene Earl Butts, Sr (02/02/16)
Eugene Earl Butts, Sr, passed away January 29, 2016. He was born December 22, 1927 in Clay County, the son of John Ray Butt and Goldie Winn Butt. He graduated from Staunton High School and last worked in maintenance at the Clay County Health Center...
James "Jim" Rex Vogel (02/02/16)
James "Jim" Rex Vogel, 63, Decatur, Illinois, passed away Sunday January 31, 2016 at Decatur Memorial Hospital in Decatur, Illinois. He was born in Brazil, Indiana on July 4, 1952 to the late Paul Vogel, Sr. and Betty Urbain Ward. Jim served his country in the United States Army Reserves, and was a truck driver for Stringer's Trucking. ...
JAIL BOOKINGS January 29-31, 2016 (01/31/16)
CLAY COUNTY JUSTICE CENTER The following bookings were reported at the Clay County Justice Center during January 29-31: Awaiting Arraignment McKeehan, Gary W., 60: Habitual traffic violator Nolte, Lester A., 58: Battery Nolte, Dylan, 19: Battery Moody, Brent A., 32: OVWI refusal...
Robert H. "Bob" Gillin (01/31/16)
Robert H. "Bob" Gillin, 88 of Staunton, passed away January 30, 2016 at 12:55pm at Exceptional Living Center in Brazil due to complications from Alzheimer's. Bob was born in Jasonville, IN on November 30, 1927 to Nick and Elizabeth (Selba) Gillin. On March 17, 1951 he married Barbara J. ...
JAIL BOOKINGS January 28-29, 2016 (01/29/16)
Clay County Justice Center The following bookings were entered at the Clay County Justice Center Jan. 28-29: Michael A. Grigsby, 24, Receiving Stolen Property, Driving While Suspended, Probation Violation, Theft Lucas Reckerd, 21, OVWI, Leaving the Scene of an Accident...
Garland "Sonny" Hatton Jr. (01/29/16)
Garland "Sonny" Hatton Jr., 66, of Sullivan, Indiana passed away at 8:50 a.m. Friday, January 29, 2016 in his residence. He was born March 19, 1949 in Knox County, IN to Garland Hatton Sr., and Velma (Stevenson) Hatton. Survivors include his wife of 40 years, Rhonda S. ...
Delores Maxine Spangler Schroer (01/29/16)
Foley, AL -- Mrs. Delores Maxine Spangler Schroer, of Foley, AL passed away Tuesday, January 26, 2016 at Country Place Senior Living. She was born July 22, 1930, and was the daughter of Walter "Chip" Stewart and Dona Bartholomew Spangler of Poland, IN...
JAIL BOOKINGS January 26-28, 2016 (01/28/16)
Clay County Justice Center The following bookings were entered at the Clay County Justice Center Jan. 26-28, 2016: Jacob D. Jones, 31, Resisting Law Enforcement, Battery with Injury on Law Enforcement, Disorderly conduct Joseph Osborn Jr., 37, Dealing in Methamphetamine, Poss/Paraphernalia, Common Nuisance...
Burt Allen Zuch (01/28/16)
Burt Allen Zuch, 81, of Bridgeton, and formerly of Brazil, Indiana went to his heavenly reward after passing at Union Hospital, in Terre Haute, Indiana, January 27, 2016 following a lengthy illness. Burt was born in Negley, Ohio, August 9, 1934, the son of Samuel and Margaret (Guy) Zuch. ...