Franklin Obituaries

Franklin Obituaries

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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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  • Monday Feb 1 | via Daily Journal 

    Charles William Sanders Jr., Cincinnati, Ohio, and P...

    Feb. 1, 2016. He was a resident of Cincinnati, Ohio, and Port Charlotte, Florida, and a former resident of Franklin.

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  • Saturday Jan 30 | via Daily Journal 

    Dallas Claxter Winningham, Greenwood

    He leaves behind his wife of 52 years, Martha "Martie" Winningham; his daughters and sons-in-law, Mahala "Hayley" and Eric Frandsen of Greenwood and Kimmy and Matt Rogers of Franklin, and his daughter, Tiffany Winningham of Indianapolis; and four grandchildren he adored: Ryker and Luke Frandsen of Greenwood and Allison and Andy Brown of Franklin. Dallas was preceded in death by his parents, Haskell "Hack" Winningham and Mahala "Veachel" Winningham; seven brothers, Vergil, Verdie, Heston, Cornelius, Carvel, David and Darrel Winningham; and four sisters, Eveline Ray, Kathline Smith, Aderine Hodge and Florine Smith.

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  • Friday Jan 29 | via Daily Journal 

    Floyd Glenn "Bucky" Walters, Trafalgar

    Floyd Glenn "Bucky" Walters, 87, died Friday, Jan. 29, 2016, at Johnson Memorial Hospital in Franklin. He was a resident of Trafalgar.

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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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  • Wednesday Jan 20 | via Daily Journal 

    Lora P. Seng, Franklin

    She is survived by her children, Cherie Mattingly of Paris, Illinois, Bobby Seng of Franklin, Harold William "Billy" Seng Jr. of Whiteland and Lora Walden of Greenwood; and five grandchildren.

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  • Tuesday Jan 19 | via Bureau County Republican 

    Michele Kirkpatrick

    Michele E. Kirkpatrick, 45, of Princeton passed away Saturday, Jan. 16, 2016, at OSF Richard L. Owens Hospice Home in Peoria. Born Oct. 17, 1970, in Boonton, N.J., she married Pastor Douglas A. Kirkpatrick July 11, 1998, in Fishers, Ind.

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  • Tuesday Jan 19 | via Daily Journal 

    Marie Miller, Franklin

    Marie is survived by her children, Anna Marie Miller of Franklin, Terry Miller of Morgantown and Betty Bay of Franklin; six grandchildren, James Miller III of Avon, Trina Asher of Nashville, Angela Miller of Greenwood, Richy Lentz of McCordsville, Jessica Hogan of Franklin and Kenny Hammond of Nashville; and 15 great-grandchildren. She was preceded in passing by her parents; son, James A. Miller II; and seven brothers, Frank, Edward, Bill, Jack, Earl, Albert and Richard Pritchard; one sister, Lillian Fisschesser; and granddaughter, Carrie Hammond.

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  • Monday Jan 18 | via Daily Journal 

    Trace Matthew Lee Browning, Celina, Tenn.

    Trace Matthew Lee Browning, 17, of Celina, Tennessee, passed away Jan. 18, 2016, in Tennessee. He was a former resident of Indianapolis.

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  • Sunday Jan 17 | via Daily Journal 

    Virginia R. Petro, Franklin

    She was a 1991 graduate of Franklin Community High School and received her associate's degree in nursing from Ivy Tech. Virginia loved her family and had a love of all animals, especially cats and birds.

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  • Friday Jan 15 | via Daily Journal 

    Elvis Moore, New Whiteland

    Elvis E. "Bud" Moore, 75, of New Whiteland, passed away Friday, Jan. 15, 2016, at Community Hospital South in Indianapolis. He worked in insurance and real estate sales for many years.

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  • Wednesday Jan 13 | via Daily Journal 

    James - Jim' Dale Petersen, Franklin

    Jim graduated from Portage High School in 1965 and continued his education at Franklin College on a football scholarship, graduating with a degree in elementary education in 1969. While at Franklin College, along with playing football, Jim was a member Phi Delta Theta Fraternity.

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  • Tuesday Jan 12 | via Daily Journal 

    Dexter Lynn Giddings, New Whiteland

    He is survived by his mother, Theresa Helen Smith of Indianapolis; half sister, Phyllis Milborn of Wheatville; and four brothers, Walter "Fred" Giddings of New Whiteland, Jerry A. Giddings of Arkansas, David E. Giddings of North Carolina and Donnie Agnew of Franklin.

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  • Tuesday Jan 12 | via Daily Journal 

    Barbara Ann Joy, Franklin

    Survivors include two brothers, Steve Joy and Danny Joy, both of Indianapolis; and a sister, Karen Saverd of Florida. Funeral services will be conducted at 11 a.m. Friday at Jessen Funeral Home, Franklin Chapel, 197 E. Jefferson St., Franklin.

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  • Monday Jan 11 | via Daily Journal 

    Dora Ellis Hall, Shelbyville

    Dora married Ransom A. Hall on May 28, 1947, in Somerset, Kentucky; they were married for 59 years before his passing in February of 2007. Survivors include her children, daughter, Carolyn Stinson of Greenwood, and two sons, Darrell Hall of Greenwood and Michael Hall of Shelbyville; two sisters, Thelma Haste of Shelbyville and Betty Holbrook of Franklin; eight grandchildren; 22 great-grandchildren; and 15 great-great-grandchildren.

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  • Saturday Jan 9 | via Daily Journal 

    Joyce Faye Stephens, Franklin

    Joyce Faye Stephens, 55, passed away suddenly on Saturday, Jan. 9, 2016, in Franklin. She was a resident of Franklin.

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  • Friday Jan 8 | via The Republic 

    Virginia M. Henry, Franklin

    Virginia M. Henry, 88, of Franklin, Indiana, formally of Edinburgh, died Jan. 8, 2016, at Franklin United Methodist Community, in Franklin, Indiana. She is survived by her children, Carolyn Montgomery of Dover, Tennessee, Judy Meyers of Edinburgh, Paula Centers of Flat Rock, Crystal Belser of Franklin, Nancy Belser of Edinburgh, Clifford Henry of Edinburgh and John Henry of Edinburgh; brother, David Crites of Delnorte, Colorado; 18 grandchildren; 25 great-grandchildren; and one great-great- grandchild.

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  • Jan 7, 2016 | via Daily Journal 

    Evelyn Elizabeth Lucas, Franklin

    Evelyn Elizabeth Lucas, 97, passed away Thursday, Jan. 7, 2016, at the Franklin United Methodist Community in Franklin. She was a resident of Franklin.

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  • Jan 6, 2016 | via Daily Journal 

    Leonard E. Hatfield, Franklin

    Leonard E. Hatfield died at 8 p.m. Wednesday, Jan. 6, 2016, at the Indiana Masonic Home in Franklin, due to cancer. He is survived by his wife, Winifred; daughter, Pamela Anne Fulk; son, Richard Hatfield; grandchildren, Darrell Hawk and Nicholas Hatfield; and brothers, Orland, Charles and Earl.

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  • Jan 4, 2016 | via Daily Journal 

    Phyllis I. Dale, Lebanon

    Survivors include her three sons, Michael Dale, Terry Dale and Bob Dale, all of Franklin; four sisters, Fern Ward, Barbara Hutson, Sue Bennington and Charlene Woodard; 17 grandchildren; 33 great-grandchildren; and two great-great-grandchildren.

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