Columbus Obituaries

Columbus Obituaries

Local obituary notices in Columbus, IN

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  • Thursday Feb 4 | via The Republic 

    Valentine L. Karr, Columbus

    Valentine L. Karr, 86, of Columbus, died at 4:30 a.m. Thursday, February 4, 2016, at Silver Oaks Health Campus in Columbus. Valentine retired from Cummins Engine Company after more than 30 years of service.

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  • Wednesday Feb 3 | via The Republic 

    Column: - Little old man who couldn't read' will be ...

    Adrian Minnick was highly successful throughout the first 65 years of his life. He served in the U.S. Army during World War II and, according to family members, was the youngest person to be promoted to the rank of major.

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  • Wednesday Feb 3 | via The Republic 

    Dorothy Potter Green, Columbus

    Dorothy Potter Green, 78, of Chapel Drive, died at 7:40 a.m. Wednesday, February 3, 2016, at Silver Oaks Health Campus. Dorothy will be missed, but is at peace and with the Lord.

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  • Wednesday Feb 3 | via The Republic 

    Dorothy O. Robinette, Columbus

    Dorothy O. Robinette, 85, of Columbus, died at 4:10 a.m. Wednesday, February 3, 2016, at Our Hospice of South Central Indiana Inpatient Facility. Survivors include her daughters, Kelli Shannon of Bloomington and Marcia Lyons of Columbus; a sister, Mary Carroll of North Vernon; a brother, Jim Quinn of Chesterfield; three grandchildren; and five great-grandchildren.

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  • Wednesday Feb 3 | via The Republic 

    Hattie Ellen "Betty" Thomas, Bloomington

    Survivors include two sons, Walter W. "Bud" Thomas of Columbus and Charles W. "Bill" Thomas of Bloomington; a daughter, Frances England of Anderson; a brother, Granville Holt of Bloomington; nine grandchildren; 14 great-grandchildren; and six great-great-grandchildren. Funeral service will be conducted at 2 p.m. Sunday at Day & Deremiah-Frye Funeral Home in Bloomington, with Pastor Billy Brim officiating.

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  • Wednesday Feb 3 | via Daily Journal 

    Sharon K. Ellis, Trafalgar

    Sharon K. Ellis, 71, passed away Wednesday evening, Feb. 3, 2016, at Johnson Memorial Hospital in Franklin. She was a resident of Trafalgar.

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  • Wednesday Feb 3 | via The Republic 

    Sharon K. Brown Ellis, Trafalgar

    Sharon K. Brown Ellis, 71, of Trafalgar, a native of Columbus, died Wednesday evening, Feb. 3, 2016, at Johnson Memorial Hospital in Franklin. She is survived by her husband, David A. Ellis; children, Jauna Harshman of Trafalgar, Randy Wise of Morgantown, Tony Wise of Trafalgar, David W. Ellis of Hope, Teresa Price of Trafalgar, Deborah Deppe of Westport, John Ellis of Walesboro and Tom Ellis of North Vernon; siblings, Robert Fear of Columbus and Eleonore Tite of Greenfield, Ohio; and several grandchildren and great-grandchildren.

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  • Wednesday Feb 3 | via The Republic 

    Mariearle Day Barker, Columbus

    Mariearle Day Barker, 73, of Columbus, died at 11:45 p.m. Wednesday, February 3, 2016, at Our Hospice of South Central Indiana Inpatient Facility. Cremation is planned.

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  • Tuesday Feb 2 | via The Republic 

    Albert G. Gerald Fry, Columbus

    Albert G. "Gerald" Fry, 87, of 27th Street, died at 5:50 p.m. Tuesday, February 2, 2016, at Four Seasons Healthcare. Born March 5, 1928, in Marco, Indiana, he was the son of Elmer and Ola Hardisty Fry.

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  • Tuesday Feb 2 | via The Republic 

    Albert Gerald Fry, Columbus

    Albert Gerald Fry, 87, of Columbus, died at 5:50 p.m. February 2, 2016, at Four Seasons Health Care Center.

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  • Tuesday Feb 2 | via The Republic 

    Jerry Dean Whited, Elizabethtown

    Jerry was born March 16, 1939, in Casey County, Kentucky, the son of Charlie and Ida Mae Derringer Whited. He married Pearlie D. Dile July 24, 1957, in Casey County, Kentucky.

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  • Tuesday Feb 2 | via The Republic 

    Judith Paulette Sexton, Columbus

    Judith Paulette Sexton, who was known for having a sweet smile, was 67, of Columbus, died at 6:15 a.m. Tuesday, February 2, 2016, at Ambassador Health Care in Centerville, Indiana. Paulette was a former cashier and Avon Sales Representative.

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  • Monday Feb 1 | via The Republic 

    Lora Mae Lowrey, Columbus

    Lora Mae Lowrey, 88, of Wehmeier Street, died at 3:25 a.m. Monday, February 1, 2016, at Our Hospice of South Central Indiana Inpatient Facility. Lora Mae was born October 21, 1927, in Saline, Indiana, the daughter of Soloman "Toby" and Pearl Edna Froderman Kincaid.

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  • Monday Feb 1 | via The Republic 

    Daniel Raymond Proctor, North Vernon

    Daniel Raymond Proctor, 61, of North Vernon, died at 12:16 p.m. Monday, Feb. 1, 2016, at Columbus Regional Hospital in Columbus. He is survived by sons, Joshua Proctor of Scipio and Michael Proctor of North Vernon; a daughter, Amanda Johnson of Butlerville; brothers, David Proctor of North Vernon and Ronnie Proctor of Fort Wayne; a sister, Beverly Shepherd of Dupont; and two grandchildren.

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  • Sunday Jan 31 | via The Republic 

    Emaline Lackey, Columbus

    Emaline Lackey, 86, of Columbus, died peacefully at 7:30 p.m. Sunday, Jan. 31, 2016, at her home, surrounded by her family. Born in Whitesburg, Kentucky, May 21, 1929, Emaline was the daughter of John D. and Ida Hampton Frazier.

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  • Sunday Jan 31 | via The Republic 

    Carter Bryan Compton, Hope

    Survivors include his parents, Tyler James and Kristin Joyce Camp Compton of Hope; a brother, Timothy James Compton; a sister, Madilynn Ray Compton; grandparents, Christine Elkins of Columbus, Brian Camp of Hope, Russell Compton of Hope and Stacey Heagy of Columbus; and great-grandparents, Harold Johnson of Hope, Harvey Baker of Shelbyville, Rebecca Ponder of Columbus, Jim Slater of New York and Susan Townsend of Los Angeles.

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  • Friday Jan 29 | via The Republic 

    Kathleen A. "Kathi" Williamson, Columbus

    Kathleen A. "Kathi" Williamson, 64, of Columbus, passed from this life at 12:15 p.m. Friday, January 29, 2016, at Columbus Regional Hospital. The funeral will be conducted at 11:30 a.m. Friday at Barkes, Weaver & Glick Funeral Home on Washington Street with Virgil Clotfelter officiating.

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  • Friday Jan 29 | via The Republic 

    Meredith Edgar Payne, Freetown

    Survivors include his wife, Mary Rosemond Sanders Payne; two sons, Meredith Joseph Payne of North Vernon and Mark Stephen Payne of Seymour; two daughters, Margaret Agnes Waggoner of North Vernon and Melody Ruth Jones of Freetown; two sisters, Janice White of Columbus and Lyn Hamilton of Seymour; two brothers, Tom Van Arsdale of North Vernon and Robert Lee "Bobbie" of Indiana; 17 grandchildren; 17 great-grandchildren; and six great-great-grandchildren.

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  • Friday Jan 29 | via The Republic 

    Linda Lou Leonard, Columbus

    A 1963 graduate of Columbus High School, she had been employed as a secretary at Stadler's, Ventral Corporation, formerly known as Vernco, and retired from Wal-Mart after 20 years of service. A memorial will be conducted at 7 p.m. Thursday, February 4, 2016, at Jewell-Rittman Family Funeral Home with the Rev.

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  • Friday Jan 29 | via Daily Journal 

    Ronald P. Tedrow, Edinburgh

    Ronald P. Tedrow, 54, died Thursday, Jan. 29, 2016, at Johnson Memorial Hospital in Franklin. He was a resident of Edinburgh.

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