March 2, 2014

Patricia K, McCullough – Bedford
Patricia K. McCullough, 69, of Bedford, passed away on Thursday February 27, 2014 at 6:38 p.m. at her residence. She was born on February 4, 1945 in Lawrence County to Carl & Pauline Thelma (Jenkins)
Patricia was a retired Registered Nurse that worked at South Chicago Heights Hospital.
Survivors include one daughter Karla K. Pierce, of Bedford; one son Brady D. Slinkard of Bedford; two grandsons Noah T. Slinkard abd Justin Pierce, both of Bedford, one sister-in-law; Patricia A. Cummings of Bedford.
She was preceded in death by her parents, first husband Glenn Slinkard; second husband John McCullough; five brothers; Robert Cummings, Gene Cummings, Leroy Cummings, Dale Cummings and Larry Cummings
Funeral Services will be on Monday March 3, 2014 at 7 p.m. at Cresthaven Funeral Home in Bedford. Friends may call from 5 p.m. to 8 p.m. on Monday March 3, 2014 at Cresthaven Funeral Home, cremation will follow after the funeral service.
Jerry Lee Conner – Bedford
Jerry Lee Conner, 71, of Bedford passed away at 9:48pm on Friday, February 28, 2014 at the IU Health Bloomington Hospice House after a 7 year battle with cancer.
Born December 30, 1942 in Bedford, IN he was the son of Vada and Dorothy (Marsh) Conner. He married Phyllis Kay Robbins on September 14, 1979 and she survives. He retired as a die cast operator for General Motors on July 1, 2005, he had also worked for Ingalls Stone Company, and was a member of the UAW, IAM, and had served in the Army National Guard. He attended First Assembly of God Church. Jerry enjoyed spending time with his grandchildren, hunting, fishing, playing golf, and pitching horseshoes.
Survivors include his wife Phyllis Kay, of Bedford; one son Kevin Lee Conner and his wife Cara, of Orleans; their children Caroline and Katherine; one daughter Sara Diane Conner, of Bedford and her son Isaiah; two brothers Darrell Conner and his wife Fran, of Bedford, Jack Conner and his wife Nina, of Bedford; two sisters Delores Dugger, of Bedford, and Mona Dobkins, of Bedford and several nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in death by his parents and one sister, Margie Henderson.
Funeral services will be conducted at 11 am on Tuesday, March 4th in the Elmwood Chapel of the Day & Carter Mortuary with Pastor Tim Kellerman, Pastor Glen Duncan, and Pastor Bill McKee officiating. Burial will follow in the Green Hill Cemetery. Visitation will be from 4 pm until 8 pm on Monday, March 3rd and from 9 am until the hour of service on Tuesday. The family asks that friends consider memorial contributions be made to Lawrence County Cancer Patient Services.
Family and friends are invited to sign the guestbook and light a candle in memory of Jerry at