William Lewis Archer Jr. – Bloomington
William Lewis Archer, Jr., 39, formerly of Mitchell, passed away Thursday morning, July 10, 2014, in Bloomington.
Born August 21, 1974, in Lawrence County, he was the son of William Lewis and Bonnie (Duncan) Archer, Sr.
Surviving: children, William Lewis Archer III, Mitchell; Samantha Nicole Archer, Bloomington; Shyla Rose Archer, Mitchell; brother, David Archer, Middlebury.
His father and mother, Bonnie Torrance, preceded him in death.
Graveside service will be at 10 a.m. Wednesday, July 16, at Mitchell Cemetery with Rev. Dwight Dunbar officiating.
Condolences may be sent to the family at www.chastainfuneralhome.com
Audra O. Craig – Fayetteville
Audra O. Craig, 88, of Fayetteville, passed away on Friday July 11, 2014 at 9:10 a.m. at Johnson Christian Village in Bedford.
He was born on October 23, 1925 in Silverville to Forrest and Zona (West) Craig. Audra married Clarice Porter on August 2, 1945 in Lawrence County and she preceded him in death in June 2011. Audra was a carpenter and farmer and was retired from McIntyre Bros. Construction in Bedford; He was an US Navy veteran.
Survivors include two daughters: Barbara Day and husband Berry of Fayetteville and Julia Craig and husband Joe of Sunnyvalle, Ca.; five grandchildren Tim (Jamie) Day, Greg (Karen) Day, and Jon Day all of Bedford, Jeremy Binkley of Sunnyvale, Ca. and Ben Kincheloe of Nampa, Idaho; ten great grandchildren; one brother Donald Craig of Needmore and four sisters, Wanda Craig, Anah Williams-Hall, Doris Conner all of Fayetteville, and Viola Waggoner of Silverville
He was preceded in death by his parents; wife; one daughter Patricia Kincheloe; four brothers, Lowell, Edwin, and Victor, and one sister Norma Terry.
Friends may call on Tuesday from 4 p.m. until 8 p.m. at Cresthaven Funeral Home. Funeral services will be held on Wednesday July 16, 2014 at 10 a.m. at Cresthaven Funeral Home in Bedford, burial will follow in Cresthaven
Memory Gardens, with military honors by the Bedford American Legion Post #33.
Phyllis Maxine Love – Bedford
Phyllis Maxine Love, 85, of Bedford, died at 4:44 p.m. Friday, July 11, 2014, at I.U. Health, Bedford.
Born October 6, 1928 in Bedford, she was the daughter of Asa V. Hall and Mary L. (Short) Hall. She married Paul Andrew “Punk” Love on November 24, 1950; he died on March 14, 2011. Maxine was a graduate of Fayetteville High School with the Class of 1946; she was a member of Englewood Baptist Church, Bedford; a member of the American Legion Auxiliary of Gillen Post #33, Bedford; and was an avid Bingo player.
Surviving are three sons, Larry Paul (Cindy) Love, Mark Alan Love and Bradley (Karen) Love, all of Bedford; one daughter, Karen Sue ( David) Cummings, Bedford; five grandchildren, Jason Paul Love, Bloomington, Amber M. (Travis) Bailey, Matthew Cummings, Joshua (Tonia) Cummings and Logan Speer, all of Bedford; five great grandchildren, Madison Bass, Mollee Dillon, Isaac Cummings, Macey Cummings and Abigail Cummings; two brothers, Wallace Emerson (Dorothy) Hall, Jasper, IN and Gary Short (Lisa) Hall, Fayetteville, IN.
She was preceded in death by her parents; her husband, “Punk”; and one brother, Robert Hall.
Funeral service will be at 10 a.m. Tuesday, July 15, 2014, at Ferguson-Lee Funeral Home, Bedford, with Pastor David Ferry officiating. Burial will be in Cresthaven Memory Gardens, Bedford. Friends may call on Monday from 4 p.m. to 8 p.m. at the funeral home.
Online condolences may be sent to the family at www.fergusonlee.com.