Franklin Obituaries

Franklin Obituaries

Local obituary notices in Franklin, IN

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  • Friday | via Daily Journal 

    Lura Mae (Bayless) Schoettmer Conger

    Lura Mae Schoettmer Conger, 89, of Franklin, passed away Wednesday, July 27, 2016, at Franciscan St. Francis Hospital in Indianapolis. She married Lawrence B. "Larry" Schoettmer on April 6, 1947, at First Christian Church in Greensburg.


  • Wednesday Jul 27 | via Daily Journal 

    William H. Graves

    William H. Graves, 56, who resided in Whiteland, passed away Saturday, July 23, 2016, in his home from pancreatic cancer. He was a true outdoorsman and a skilled hunter and fisherman.


  • Tuesday Jul 26 | via Daily Journal 

    Kenneth B Allen

    He was in the U.S. Army's 5th Infantry Division in World War II and was a Battle of the Bulge veteran. He retired from General Motors Allison's Gas Turbine Division in 1982 after 32 years; he retired as a CNC lathe operator.


  • Sunday Jul 24 | via Daily Journal 

    John Wayne Gore

    He was born on Dec. 17, 1946, to John W. and Mayola Gore. He graduated from Southport High School in 1964.


  • Wednesday Jul 20 | via Daily Journal 

    Evelyn LuLu Rose Parmer

    Evelyn LuLu Rose Parmer, entered eternal life at 2:30 a.m. July 19, 2016, at Simon Cancer Center, at the age of 85. She was a resident of Edinburgh. She is survived by her husband, Richard; daughters, Susie Pierce of Clinton, Linda Burlew of Columbus, Kathy Mohr of Greensburg, sons Larry Parmer of Waldron, Jerry Parmer of Edinburgh, Rick Parmer of Franklin; sister, Ethel Parmer of Columbus; 13 grandchildren; and 11 great-grandchildren.


  • Sunday Jul 17 | via Daily Journal 

    Mary Elizabeth Pierce

    She also is survived by one son, Ed Mitchell of Ormond Beach, Florida; one granddaughter, Carena Mitchell; five great-grandchildren, Haley, Braden, Jonathan, Natalie and Noah; and four siblings, Carolyn, Betty, Doris and Jim. Mary was employed by Varymit Mills in Franklin until their closing.


  • Sunday Jul 17 | via Daily Journal 

    Danny L. Phelps

    Survivors include his wife, Janelle Phelps; son, Quinn Phelps of Indianapolis; stepson, Justin Bowling, and stepdaughter Megan Davidson, both of Franklin; mother, Geraldine King and stepfather, John King, both of Greenwood; sister, Michele Coryell of Franklin; brother, Tony Allen Flynn of Apollo, Pennsylvania; one grandchild and three stepgrandchildren. Rev. Mark Svarczkopf will conduct a service at 1 p.m. Tuesday at Swartz Family Community Mortuary and Memorial Center, 300 U.S. 31 South in Franklin.


  • Wednesday Jul 13 | via Daily Journal 

    Cecil "Butch" Woodall

    Butch is survived by his wife, Sammie Woodall; his children, Keith Woodall of Franklin and Irsila Caudill of Park City, Kentucky; his grandchildren, Samantha, Emily, Tyler, Eric, Aaron and Mercedez; his brothers, Gary Woodall of Franklin and Eric Woodall of Greenwood; his sisters, JoAnne Wooten of Franklin, Sara Silvers of Campbellsburg, Mary Such of Greenwood, Terri Newbold of Franklin, Tina Robinson of Birmingham, Alabama, Lisa Phelps of Bargersville and Julie Woodall of Greenwood; and several nieces and nephews. Butch is preceded in passing by his parents, Cecil and Willene Woodall; a brother, Larry Woodall; and a granddaughter, Emily Clark.


  • Wednesday Jul 6 | via Daily Journal 

    Catherine Cryderman

    Jessen Funeral Home, Franklin Chapel will be conducting a graveside service at 10 a.m. on Friday at Greenlawn Cemetery, Franklin.


  • Monday Jul 4 | via Daily Journal 

    Andy Sewell, Franklin

    Survivors include his wife, Heather N. Sewell of Franklin; parents, David C. and Phyllis K. Sewell of Franklin; sister Ashley D. Sewell of Franklin; and grandparents, Mildred Beaty of Campton, Kentucky, and Pearly Sue Sewell of Franklin. A service will be conducted at 10:30 a.m. Saturday at Swartz Family Community Mortuary and Memorial Center, 300 S. Morton St., Franklin.


  • Saturday Jul 2 | via Daily Journal 

    Martha Jean Petrakos Fewell, Indianapolis

    Martha was employed by Diamond Chain in Indianapolis and later, as personnel manager, by Dage Electric, which became Bendix, in Franklin. She was also a loving caregiver for both the young and old.


  • Friday Jul 1 | via Daily Journal 

    Mary Elizabeth Beck, Bargersville

    She married Ray W. Beck on Nov. 28, 1939, in Martinsville; he preceded her in death on March 8, 2001. She was preceded in death by her husband; son, Russell W. Beck in 2002; three brothers, William Pritchard, Ronald Pritchard, and an infant brother; three sisters, Wilma Edwards, Rosanna Beck and Laverne Pritchard.


  • Jun 27, 2016 | via Daily Journal 

    Patricia L. Slevin, Franklin

    She is survived by her daughters, Rhonda and Jennifer Reynolds; one granddaughter; and a brother, Stan Slevin of South Carolina.


  • Jun 25, 2016 | via Daily Journal 

    Larry Gene McTarsney, Franklin

    Larry Gene McTarsney I, 67, passed away on Saturday, June 25, 2016, in Franklin. He was a resident of Franklin.


  • Jun 24, 2016 | via Daily Journal 

    Audrey Spicer, Franklin

    Other survivors include her children, Stanley R. Spicer of Taylorsville, Steven H. Spicer of Arcadia, Susan Lynne Harden of Franklin and Alan D. Spicer of Greenwood. Also surviving are 12 grandchildren; and 18 great-grandchildren.


  • Jun 19, 2016 | via Daily Journal 

    Ray Stanley Roberts, Nineveh

    Survivors include his companion, Jill Watson of Nineveh; five children, Stanley R. Roberts of Indianapolis, Jimmy L. Roberts of Shirley, Alan R. Roberts of Cicero, Evonne "Nikki" Lentz of Nineveh and David Roberts of Knightstown; 10 siblings, Jerry F. Cummins of Lawrence, Patricia J. Clark and Rose L. Palmer, both of Greenwood, Ruby Roberts of Kentucky, Sherry L. McKay, Kathy A. Logue, Fred Roberts, George Roberts and Ralph Roberts, all of Indianapolis, and Russell Roberts of Franklin; 10 grandchildren; and seven great-grandchildren. Funeral services will be conducted at 2 p.m. Friday at Jessen Funeral Home, Whiteland Chapel, 729 U.S. 31 North, with visitation from 11 a.m. until service time Friday at funeral home.


  • Jun 18, 2016 | via Daily Journal 

    Todd Scott Henderson, Franklin

    He is survived by his wife, Nicole Conner-Henderson; seven children, Aidenn and Lilly Henderson, both of Alabama, Madyline Henderson of Franklin, Savannah, Laci, Haleigh and Andrew Conner, all of Franklin; his father, Garry Henderson of Edinburgh; and two brothers, Tyler and Ethan Henderson also of Edinburgh.