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Obituaries For July 22, 2016
Updated July 22, 2016 1:09 PM
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Jerry Fox - Bedford

Jerry Fox, 76, of Bedford, died Friday, July 22, 2016, at Hospice House in Bloomington.

Arrangements are pending at the Day & Carter Mortuary.

Sheila June (Arford) Scherschel - Bedford

November 24, 1956 - July 21, 2016

Sheila June (Arford) Scherschel, 59, of Bedford went to be with her Lord and Savior, Jesus Christ, Thursday, July 21, 2016

She was born November 24, 1956, to Raymond and Mae Arford of Odon, IN. Sheila married Gary Scherschel on October 18, 1980 and he survives.

She was preceded in death by her parents, Raymond and Mae Arford; one sister, Shirley Phillips, of Indianapolis; her mother and father-in law, Ed and Pauline Scherschel and three brothers-in- law, Tim, Karl and Harold Scherschel.

Sheila (Arford) Scherschel graduated from North Daviess High School in 1974 and Indiana University in 1978. She was a supervisor at General Motors for seven years prior to starting her family. Sheila and her husband, Gary, have two children, Andrea Lynn and Joshua Lee. She was active in her home church, City Church for all Nations in Bloomington.

Sheila Scherschel is survived by her husband, Gary and two children, Andrea Stierwalt and husband, Zed and Josh Scherschel, all of Bedford; a sister, Sharon Boruff and husband, Tom, and a brother, Carl Arford, all of Odon. Also surviving are two brothers-in- law, Bernie Scherschel, Bennie Scherschel and wife, Rose, of Bedford and sister-in- law, Ann Scherschel of Indianapolis; twelve nieces and nephews; seventeen great nieces and nephews and one great great niece.

Funeral services for Sheila June Scherschel will be held at 10 am on Monday, July 25th in the Elmwood Chapel of the Day & Carter Mortuary. Burial will follow in Cresthaven Memory Gardens. Visitation will be from 2 pm to 8 pm on Sunday, July 24th at the Day & Carter Mortuary.

Family and friends may express condolences at www.daycarter.com.



Obituaries For July 21, 2016
Updated July 22, 2016 7:08 AM
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Helen Joyce "Honey" Shuler - Mitchell

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July 13, 1939 - July 19, 2016

Helen Joyce "Honey" Shuler, 77, of Mitchell, passed away Tuesday afternoon, July 19, 2016, at her residence.

Born July 13. 1939, in Lee County, Virginia, she was the daughter of Richard and Flora (Arnold) Shelton. She married John I. Shuler June 14, 1957, and he preceded her in death September 13, 2009.

She had been employed at Essex International and retired from Visteon Ford. She loved her family and spending time with her grandkids and great grandkids.

Survivors include her daughter, Deborah Ann (Larry Edward) Beasley of Mitchell; grandchildren, Zachariah Edward (Heather Michelle) Beasley, West Lafayette; Audria Ann (Michael Owen) Griffin, Evansville; Ezra Irvin Beasley, Mitchell; great grandchildren, Braxston Griffin, Adalyn Griffin, Kolton Beasley, and Lincoln Beasley; sister, JoAnne Eldridge, Jonesville, Virginia; sisters-in- law, Barbara Shelton of Carlisle, Ohio; Flora "Toe" Shelton of Kentucky; several nieces and nephews

Her parents; husband; and siblings, James Shelton, Buford Shelton, Mac Shelton, Melba Williams, and Betty Williams, preceded her in death.

Funeral service will be at 1:30 p.m. Sunday, July 24, in the Memorial Chapel of Chastain Funeral Home & Cremation Center with Reverend Wade Judy officiating. Burial will be in Liberty Baptist Cemetery. Friends may call from 3 p.m. till 7 p.m. Saturday and from noon until the service on Sunday at the funeral home.

Memorial Gifts: Liberty Baptist Cemetery Fund

Condolences may be sent to the family at www.chastainfuneralhome.com



Obituaries For July 20, 1916
Updated July 20, 2016 2:50 PM
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Mary Alice (Conner) Lackey - Springville

February 6, 1929 - July 19, 2016

Mary Alice (Conner) Lackey, 87, of Springville, went on to eternal life to be with her Savior and love ones that went before her, at 4:32 p.m. Tuesday, July 19, 2016, at Sidney and Lois Eskenazi Hospital, Indianapolis.

Born February 6, 1929, in Lawrence County, IN, she was the daughter of Elzada (Conner) Lagle. She was raised by her grandparents, Frank and Catherine Anna Conner. She married Lloyd W. Lackey who preceded her in death on June 27, 1969. Mary Alice was a homemaker who loved the outdoors, camping and animals. She took in many strays in over the years.

Survivors include her three sons, Dennis (Susan) Lackey, Anderson, Lane (Crystal) Lackey, Springville, and Randy Lackey, Bedford; two daughters, Constance(Gerald) Kern and Lana (Michael) Eggers, both of Bedford; 11 grandchildren, 21 great grandchildren and one great-great grandchild; two brothers, Bill and Dean Lagle; and one sister, Shirley Lagle.

She was preceded in death by her mother, her grandparents, her husband, two brothers, Gary and Alfred Lagle, and two grandchildren.

Funeral services will be held at 1 p.m. Saturday, July 23, 2016, at Ferguson-Lee Funeral Home, Bedford, with Lane Lackey officiating. Burial will be in Hilltop Cemetery, Avoca.
Friends may call from 10 a.m. until the service hour at 1 p.m. on Saturday at the funeral home.

Online condolences may be sent to the family at www.fergusonlee.com.

Barbara F. "Bobbi" Sallee - Bedford

Barbara Faye "Bobbi" Sallee, 93, passed away Tuesday afternoon, July 19, 2016, at Garden Villa in Bedford.

Born June 30, 1923, in Tunnelton, she was the daughter of Thomas Joshua and Myrtle
(Jean) Faris. She married Frank Winfred Sallee in 1939, and he preceded her in death
September 18, 1999. Bobbi had been employed as a bookkeeper and was a beautician. She was a member of the First Baptist Church.

Survivors include her son, Frank R. Sallee of Bedford; 3 grandchildren

Her parents; husband; and siblings, Ernest Faris, Ellen Hobson, Rachael Starr, Anna Mary Gabbard, Nona Haley, Kathryn Wade, Virginia Bennett, and Izillah Bush, preceded her in death.

Graveside service will be at 1 p.m. Saturday, July 23, at White River Baptist Cemetery. There is no scheduled visitation at Chastain Funeral Home & Cremation Center.

Condolences may be sent to the family at www.chastainfuneralhome.com

Lois Lorene Hamilton - Columbus

Lois Lorene Hamilton, 93, formerly of Mitchell, passed away Monday evening, July 18, 2016, at Silver Oaks Health Campus in Columbus.

Born July 4, 1923, in Campbellsburg, she was the daughter of Ermil R. and Bessie (Lawyer) Hamilton.

Lois was a bookkeeper and had been employed at Fitch Chevrolet and Tom Lane Datsun. She graduated from Campbellsburg High School in 1942 and was a member of the First Christian Church in Columbus. She was a former member of Epsilon Sigma Alpha Sorority.

Survivors include her sisters, Virginia Mae Ramey of Mitchell, Ruby Jeannette Gause of Florida.

Her parents and siblings, Walter Eugene Hamilton, Ermil Ray Hamilton, Jr., and Roger David Hamilton, preceded her in death.

Funeral service will be at 2 p.m. Friday, July 22, in the Memorial Chapel of Chastain Funeral Home & Cremation Center with Pastor Mike Collins officiating. Burial will be in Saltillo Cemetery. Friends may call from 11 a.m. until the service on Friday at the funeral home.

Condolences may be sent to the family at www.chastainfuneralhome.com



Obituaries For July 19, 2016
Updated July 19, 2016 7:01 AM
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Mark Steven King - Mitchell

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Mark Steven King, 62, of Mitchell, passed away Saturday evening, July 16, 2016, at his residence.

Born November 20, 1953, in Mitchell, he was the son of Hobart and Edith (Baldwin) King. He married Debra Kay Pridemore May 31, 1978. He retired from U. S. Gypsum and was a 1971 graduate of Mitchell High School.

Survivors include his wife, Debra King of Mitchell; children, Shawn (Jamica) King of Mitchell, Shayne King of Mitchell, Shandi (Joe) Gerkin of Oolitic, Crystal (Joe) Lott of Greenwood, Dustin King of Mitchell; grandchildren, Tressa Terrell, Ashlan King, Emma King, Donavan King, Marc King, Misha Smith, Alexis King, Clayton King, Shanda King, Shayla King, Olivia Gerkin, Reese Lott, Grace Mundy, Braxton Jones, Chayse Sexton; great grandchildren, Peyton Terrell and Cameron Terrell; siblings, Doug King of Springville, David King of Fayetteville, Claude King of Burns City, Warren King of Mitchell, Phillip King of Mitchell, Netha Wyman of Muncie, Jill Sutton of Evansville, Nancy Smith of Florida

His parents; and siblings, Ted King, Fred King, Rebecca Gregory, Donna Norton, and Rose Ella Middleton, preceded him in death.

Friends may call from 4 p.m. till 8 p.m. Thursday, July 21, at Chastain Funeral Home & Cremation Center. Cremation was chosen and burial will be at a later date at Port William Cemetery.

Condolences may be sent to the family at www.chastainfuneralhome.com

Darlene K. (Steele) McSoley - Bedford

March 17, 1933 - July 15, 2016

Darlene K. (Steele) McSoley, 83, of Bedford, died at 11:18 a.m. Friday, July 15, 2016, at I. U., Bloomington, Hospice House, Bloomington, IN.

Born March 17, 1933, in Bedford, she was the daughter of Ruel and Marie (Ellis) Steele. She married Vollie McSoley on Dec. 19, 1953; he died August 31, 1993.

Darlene was a school educator for many years and then worked in the Psychology Department at I. U., Bloomington; she received her B.A. from I. U. in 1954 and her Master's Degree in Education in 1960; she received her J.D. from I.U. in 1983 and practiced law in Bedford. She was a member of First Baptist Church, Bedford, where she sang in the choir; was a member of Lawrence County Bar Association; was a Court Appointed Special Advocate (CASA) attorney over 30 years; and a member of the Board of Directors of Green Hill Cemetery Association. She was very active in community affairs.

Surviving are her son, Patrick (Paige) McSoley, Bloomington; one grandson, Connor (Kylie) McSoley, Bedford; and two brothers, Byron (Ann) Steele and Brent (Sally) Steele, both of Bedford.

She was preceded in death by her parents and her husband.

Funeral services will be held at 10 a.m. Friday, July 22, 2016, at First Baptist Church, Bedford, with Pastor Lee Brown officiating. Burial will be in Green Hill Cemetery. Friends may call on Thursday, 2 p.m. till 8 p.m., at Ferguson-Lee Funeral Home, Bedford.

Online condolences may be sent to the family at www.fergusonlee.com.



Obituaries For July 18, 2016
Updated July 18, 2016 8:41 AM
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Darlene K. McSoley - Bedford

March 17, 1933 - July 15, 2016

Darlene K. McSoley, 83, of Bedford, died at 11:18 a.m. Friday, July 15, 2016, at I.U. Bloomington Hospice House.

Born March 17, 1933, in Bedford, she was the daughter of Ruel and Marie (Ellis) Steele. She married Vollie McSoley on Dec. 19, 1953; he died August 31, 1993. Darlene was a school educator for many years and then worked in the Psychology Department at I. U., Bloomington; she received her B.A. from I. U. in 1954 and her Master's Degree in Education, in 1960; she received her J.D. from I.U., in 1983 and practiced law, IN Bedford. She was a member of First Baptist Church, Bedford, where she sang in the choir; was a member of Lawrence County Bar Association; was a Court Appointed Special Advocate (CASA) attorney over 30 years; and a member of the Board of Directors of Green Hill Cemetery Association. She was very active in community affairs.

Surviving are her son, Patrick (Paige) McSoley, Bloomington; one grandson, Connor (Kylie) McSoley, Bedford; and two brothers, Byron (Ann) Steele and Brent (Sally) Steel, both of Bedford.

She was preceded in death by her parents and her husband.

Funeral services will be held at 10 a.m. Friday, July 22, 2016, at First Baptist Church, Bedford, with pastor Lee Brown officiating. Burial will be in Green Hill Cemetery. Friends may call on Thursday, 2 p.m. till 8 p.m., at Ferguson-Lee Funeral Home, Bedford.

Online condolences may be sent to the family at www.fergusonlee.com.



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