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Margaret Berniece Robbins
<![CDATA[Margaret Berniece Robbins CENTERVILLE, Ind. - On August 25, 2014 at 4:50 p.m., Margaret (Dixon) Robbins experienced the reality of her faith in Jesus as she entered into Heaven at the age of 97. Her desire to remain in her home until her death was fulfilled. She was born in Falmouth, Kentucky, to Emmett and Anna Dixon. She married Lloyd Robbins on April 6, 1940. For 55 years, she enjoyed her Centerville neighbors who were accustomed to seeing her work in her garden. She was an accomplished seamstress who trained under an Italian tailor and worked in the alterations department of Montgomery Wards until her retirement. She had been a member of the Church of the Nazarene in Connersville, Richmond, and Centerville, Indiana. Although the aforementioned activities were things she enjoyed, she considered her real legacy to be the members of her family. Survivors include one son, Paul (Patricia) Robbins of Centerville, Indiana, and one daughter, Janet (Brian) Warner of Upland, Indiana. She loved her four grandsons and their wives dearly, Michael (Amy) Robbins of Seattle, Washington, Stephen (Cora) Robbins of Seattle, Washington, Aaron (Maegen) Warner of Greenwood, Indiana, and Jared (Michelle) Warner of Mason, Ohio. She also delighted in her six great-grandchildren, Lucas Robbins, Haven Robbins, David Robbins, Abigail Warner, Lauren Warner, and Olivia Warner. In addition to her husband, Margaret was preceded in death by her parents and two brothers, Denver H. Dixon and Ralph E. Dixon. Visitation for Margaret Berniece Robbins will be from 10:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. Friday, August 29, 2014, at Centerville Nazarene Church with Funeral Service to follow at 12:00 p.m. with Rev. Paul A. Robbins officiating. Burial will be in Crown Hill Cemetery. Arrangements are being handled by Doan & Mills Funeral Home, 790 National Road West, Richmond. Memorial contributions may be made to: Gideon's International for the Memorial Bible Fund, P.O. Box 1092, Richmond, IN 47375 or Centerville Church of the Nazarene, 7181 U.S. 40 West, Centerville, IN 47330. Condolences may be sent to the family via the guest book at www.doanmillsfuneralhome.com.
Celebrations: James Koons & Maxine Koons
They were married in Centerville on August 27, 1944 and have resided in this community throughout their marriage.
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Commissioners approve new manure storage rules
Commissioners approve new manure storage rules Wayne County commissioners OK'd new rules for regulating manure storage facilities.
Celebrations: Jack Shiflett & Frankie Shiflett
Jack and Frankie were married at The First Baptist Church in Cambridge City on August 17th, 1954.
In the public interest
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2 hurt in car, motorcycle crash
Check out this story on pal-item.com: http://pinews.co/VjmL3c Two individuals riding a motorcycle were taken to Fayette Regional Health System in Connersville on Sunday after they were struck by a vehicle.
Feld managed the development and production of "Living Alaska," "Building Alaska," "West End Salvage" and "Daryl's Restoration Over-Hall" programs.
Area counties band, seek federal economica
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Amos Collins sent us thge Connersville Bluegrass Music Association's schedule for the next two months and although there are plenty of old favorites such as New Out Look Bluegrass playing again Sept.
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Erica Dawn Sullivan
<![CDATA[RICHMOND, Ind. - Erica Dawn Sullivan, age 3, of Richmond, went to Heaven on Friday, August 1, 2014. Erica was born on January 21, 2011, in Richmond, to Zachary and Tarah Forshey Sullivan. She attended Oak Park Church. Erica was loved dearly by her friends and family. She was always happy and was her parents' beautiful baby and angel. Erica enjoyed playing with her dolls in the dirt. She loved her brothers and getting on their nerves. Erica loved Kirsten when she always referred to as her step-sister. Survivors include her mother, Tarah (Jason Musselwhite) Sullivan of Richmond; father, Zachary (Jordyn Lybarger) Sullivan of Richmond; brothers, Brandon and Wyatt Sullivan; sister, Kirsten Musselwhite; grandparents, Lance Sullivan of Connersville, Indiana, Donna (Jason) Deaton of Richmond, and Roger Allen Sr. of Richmond; great-grandparents, Bill (Pam) Mills of Richmond, Frank Rastbichler of Richmond, and Edith Forshey of Boston, Indiana; aunts and uncles, Larry (Sylvia) Allen, Jackson Ponder, Riley Griffin, Kilyn Maples, Trevor Lybarger Jr., Terry (Johnny) Forshey, Barbara Johnson, and Jennifer Santiago; and many cousins and other extended family. She was preceded in death by her "Papaw", Donald Eugene Forshey; grandma, Chris Rastbichler; great-grandma, Anna Mae Sullivan; "Pawpaw", Trevor Lybarger Sr.; uncle, Roger Allen Jr.; and uncle, Brandon Rastbichler-Griffin. Visitation for Erica Dawn Sullivan will be from 6 to 8:00 p.m. Tuesday, August 5, 2014, at Doan & Mills Funeral Home, 790 National Road West, Richmond. Funeral service will be at 10:00 a.m. Wednesday, August 6, 2014, at Oak Park Church, 1920 Chester Boulevard, Richmond, with Pastor Kevin Arthur officiating. Burial will be in Earlham Cemetery. Condolences may be sent to the family via the guest book at www.doanmillsfuneralhome.com.
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Cook, Lee Sr., of Richmond, died July 22. Service will be at 11 a.m. Saturday at Mount Olive Baptist Church, Richmond, where a wake will begin at 10 a.m. Saturday.