February 11, 2014

George Curren – Bedford
George Curren, 80, of Bedford, died at 5:35 p.m. Monday. Arrangements are pending at Ferguson-Lee Funeral Home, Bedford.
Michael R. Brown – Bedford
Michael R. Brown, 39, of Bedford, passed away on Monday February 10, 2014 as result of an auto accident. Arrangements are pending at Cresthaven Funeral Home.
Audlean Prater – Bedford
Audlean Prater, 85, of Bedford, passed away at her residence on Monday February 10, 2014. Arrangements pending at Cresthaven Funeral Home in Bedford.
Paul Gene Dobson – Mitchell
Paul Gene Dobson, 72, of Mitchell passed away at 9:53 a.m. Sunday, February 9, 2014, at Indiana University Health Bloomington Hospital.
Born March 1, 1941, in Shoals, he was the son of Frank and Betty (Norman) Dobson, Jr. He married Tracy Sue Terry February 27, 1982.
He retired from Naval Weapons Support Center–Crane. Paul graduated from Shoals High School in 1959, and was a member of the Shoals Christian Church. He was a U. S. Navy veteran.
Survivors include his wife, Tracy Dobson, Mitchell; children, Cheryl Lynn (Bob) Pickel, Shoals, Brian (Kim) Fults, Mitchell; mother, Betty Dobson, Shoals; grandchildren, Brianne (Brett) Mosier, Brennan Fults, Braeden Fults; siblings, Ralph (Anne) Dobson, Donaldsonville, Georgia, Rick Dobson, Shoals, Cheryl (Ray) Norris, Loogootee
His father; son, Curtis Lee Dobson; and grandson, Matthew Pickel, preceded him in death.
Funeral service will be at 11 a.m. Thursday, February 13, in the Memorial Chapel of Chastain Funeral Home & Cremation Center with Brother Marc Fields officiating. Burial will be in Mitchell Cemetery with military honors accorded by American Legion Post No. 250 and Veterans of Foreign Wars Post No. 9107. Friends may call from 3 p.m. to 7 p.m. Wednesday and from 10 a.m. until the service on Thursday at the funeral home.
Casketbearers: Brian Fults, Brennan Fults, Braeden Fults, Brett Mosier, Danny Reynolds, Jack Tyree, and Jeff Tyree.
Memorial Gifts: Lawrence County Cancer Patient Services.
Condolences may be sent to the family at www.chastainfuneralhome.com