Robert D. Lewis – Bedford
Robert D. Lewis, 70, of Bedford, died at 8:37 p.m. on Tuesday, December 9, 2014 at I.U. Health Bloomington Hospital.
Born February 20, 1944 in Kellogg, Idaho, he was the son of Homer Daniel and Margaret (Radar) Lewis. He graduated from Needmore High School and the Cummins Apprenticeship Program. He retired in 2003 from Cummins after working for 40 years as a machine repairman. He also raised Hereford Cattle for 37 years and was a member of the Tabernacle of Praise where he enjoyed working with the Joy group each Easter making Easter eggs. He was loved and admired by all from his church. His hobbies were watching sports and playing golf.
Survivors include; one daughter, Michelle Hewins and husband Mark of Solsberry, one grandson, Colton Allen Hewins, one granddaughter, Cheyenne Autumn Hewins, three brothers, Gary Shelley and wife Cheryl Ann of Kellogg, Idaho, Mike Shelley and wife Judy of Osburn, Idaho and David Hanson of Wallace, Idaho, four sisters, Carol Anne Ogdon and husband Mike Ogdon of Everitt, Washington, Diane Sharp of Pinehurst, Idaho, Vickie Young of Orfino, Idaho and Cheryl Ann Hanson of Alene, Idaho, and special friend, Sharon Hardwick and her family.
He was preceded in death by his parents and one daughter, Carla Jo Lewis.
Funeral services will be held at 11 am on Friday, December 12, 2014 at the Tabernacle of Praise with Pastor Kyle Andrews and Pastor Gary Thomas officiating. Burial will follow at 1 pm on Friday at the Riverview Cemetery in Seymour, IN. Visitation will be from 2 p.m. to 8 p.m. on Thursday at the Day & Carter Mortuary.
Memorial contributions may be made to the Riley Children’s Hospital and the Tabernacle of Praise.
Family and friends are invited to sign the guestbook and light a candle in memory of Robert at www.daycarter.com.
Marian I. Williams
Marian I. Williams, 85, of Bedford, died at 7:29 p.m., Monday, December 8, 2014 at I.U. Health Bloomington Hospice House.
Born August 4, 1929 in Bedford, she was the daughter of Emery W. and Ruth A. (Lambrecht) Phillips. She first married Wayne A. Ellingsworth in May 1949 and he preceded her in death in November 1984. She then married Clarence Deonne Williams on June 6, 1986 and he survives. She worked at F.W. Woolsworth in Human Resources. Marian’s greatest love in her life was being a wife, mother, grandmother and great-grandmother. She had a great passion for gardening and flowers. Marian was a member of Midtown Church of Christ and Wesley Chapel Methodist Church.
Survivors include her husband Clarence, one daughter, Mary A. Edmonds and husband David A. of Westfield, IN, daughter-in-law, Kyle Ellingsworth of Bedford, IN, four grandchildren, Aimee M. Edmonds, Jeffrey D. Edmonds and wife Camille, Michael D. Ellingsworth and Cody W. Ellingsworth and wife Jenna B., two great granddaughters; Jerzey Ellingsworth and Haven Edmonds, two stepchildren; DeWayne and Diana Williams of the Campbellsburg area.
She was preceded in death by; her parents, first husband in November 1984, and a brother in childbirth. Her son, Phillip Wayne Ellingsworth passed away in August of 2011.
Funeral services will be conducted at 10 a.m. on Friday, December 12, 2014 in the Elmwood Chapel of the Day & Carter Mortuary with Dean Jackson officiating. Burial will follow in Cresthaven Memory Gardens. Visitation will be from 4 p.m. from 7 p.m. on Thursday, December 11, 2014 at the Day & Carter Mortuary.
The family asks that friends consider making memorial contributions to the American Cancer Society.
Family and friends are invited to sign the guestbook and light a candle in memory of Marian at www.daycarter.com.
Sharron Ann Farley – Mitchell
Sharron A. Farley, 70, of Mitchell, passed away at 9:31 p.m. Sunday at St. Vincent Dunn Hospital.
Born December 23, 1943, in Detroit, Michigan, she was the daughter of Charles Robert and Avis M. (Duncan) DeMoss. She married Carl Farley August 7, 1987.
Sharron was last employed at Jackson County Bank and was a member of Liberty Baptist Church. She was a member of the Order of Eastern Star No. 503 and American Legion Post No. 250 Auxiliary. She enjoyed attending movies with her friends, and travelling.
Survivors include husband, Carl O. Farley, Mitchell; sons, James L. (Lisa A.) Taylor, Mitchell, Gerry Robert Taylor, Bedford; stepchildren, Carl H. (Joyce) Farley, Nashville, Michael (Jennifer) Farley, Mitchell, Teresa Parker, Medford, Oregon; grandchildren, Chad L. Taylor, Hannah J. Davis; Step grandchildren, Amanda Roberts, Jennifer Harrison, Michael “Mickey” and Conan Farley, Megan, Tommy, and Jessica Thacker, Crystal (Tony Jones) Short and son, Anthony; great granddaughter, Maven Davis; several step great grandchildren; bother, Robert (Judy) DeMoss, Warren, Michigan; several nieces and nephews
Her parents preceded her in death.
Funeral service will be at 10 a.m. Friday, December 12, in the Memorial Chapel of Chastain Funeral Home & Cremation Center with Reverend Wade Judy officiating.
Friends may call from 4 p.m. to 7 p.m. Thursday and from 9 a.m. until the service on Friday at the funeral home.
Condolences may be sent to the family at www.chastainfuneralhome.com
William F. Miller – Bedford
William F. Miller, Sr., 89, of Bedford passed away on Sunday December 7, 2014 at 12:40 p.m. at Garden Villa in Bedford.
He was born in Lawrence County on October 15, 1925 to Charles W. and Martha M. (Miller) Miller.
He was a Mechanic at Miller’s Garage on 29th Private First Class in the US Army during WWII. William married Dorothy (Arnold) Jenkins on October 29, 1984 and she survives.
Survivors include his wife, Dorothy Miller of Bedford; son William F. (Brenda) Miller of Georgia; daughter Linda Donaldson of Bedford; brothers Charles Miller of California, Hobert Miller of Indianapolis, and Dean Miller of Bedford; sisters, Lois Walters of Bedford, Reva Roberts of
Bedford, and Sharon Garland of Arizona; six grandchildren and several great grandchildren
He was preceded in death by his parents, 1st wife Carol (Stansbury) Miller; daughter, Donna K. Caswell; brother Homer Dale Miller; sister Rose Cooney; son-in-law, Iain G, Donaldson; step-sons, Gary Jenkins and Fred Jenkins; step-daughter,Karen Canell and Patricia Jenkins
Funeral services will be held on Wednesday December 10, 2014 at 2 p.m. at Cresthaven Funeral Home, burial will follow in Cresthaven Memory Gardens. Friends may call on Wednesday December 10, 2014 from 1 p.m. until service time at 2 p.m. at Cresthaven Funeral Home. Military rites will be given by the Bedford American Legion Post #33