December 30, 2014

Richard L. Finley – Bedford
Richard L. Finley, 82, of Bedford, died at 8:30 p.m. on Thursday, December 25, 2014 at I.U. Health Bedford.
Born February 16, 1932 in Bloomington, he was the son of Charles and Ruth (Lawson) Finley. He married Alice Gooldy and she survives. He was a retired repairman at G.E. in Bloomington and a veteran of the Korean War serving with the U.S. Marine Corps. He was a member of the Englewood Baptist Church and Gillen Post #33 American Legion.
Survivors include his wife, Alice, of Bedford; a son, Jeff Finley and a daughter, Sue Finley both of Bedford; two grandchildren; three great grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by his parents and a grandson, Richard Finley.
Cremation was chosen. A memorial service will be conducted at 11 a.m. on Wednesday, December 31st at Englewood Baptist Church with Pastor David Ferry officiating.
Arrangements are under the direction of the Day & Carter Mortuary Family and friends are invited to leave condolences at
Robert Baker – Bedford
Robert Baker, 80, of Bedford, died at 11:10 p.m. on Monday, December 29th at Westview Nursing and Rehabilitation.
Arrangements are pending at the Day & Carter Mortuary.
Jerry Alan Craig – Bedford
Jerry Alan Craig, 63, of Bedford, died at 11:28 p.m. on Saturday, December 27, 2014 at Community South
Hospital in Indianapolis following a five month illness.
Born May 4, 1951 in Bedford, he was the son of Emil Arthur and Norma Joyce (Patton) Craig. He married Deborah (Debbie) Todd on January 15, 1972 and she survives. He was employed at Cook Medical and had formerly worked at Regal-Beloit Corp. in Mitchell. He graduated from Bedford High School with the class of 1969. He had been a 4-H leader for over twenty years and was a member of Lawrence Co. Cattleman’s Assoc.
Survivors include his wife, Debbie, of Bedford; a son, Trevor Craig and wife, Melinda, of Bedford; two grandsons, Ty Alan Craig and Trey Hunter Todd Craig; two brothers, Pat Craig and wife, Darla, of Ohio and Kevin Craig and wife, Polly, of Bedford; his mother, Norma Corbin, of Bedford; several nieces, nephews, great nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in death by his father.
Funeral services will be conducted at 2 p.m. on Wednesday, December 31st in the Elmwood Chapel of the Day & Carter Mortuary with Pastor David Ferry officiating. Burial will follow in Knott Cemetery. Visitation will be from 3 p.m. to 8 p.m. on Tuesday, December 30th and from Noon until the hour of service on Wednesday, December 31st at the Day & Carter Mortuary.
Pallbearers are: Trevor Craig, Kevin Craig, Patrick Craig, Tommy Todd, Jerry Spires and Chad Hess.
Honorary pallbearers are: Pat Craig, Trey Craig, Ty Craig, Travis Craig and Terry Deckard.
Family and friends are invited to express condolences at
Roberta Denise (Chandler) Parks – Bedford
Roberta Denise (Chandler) Parks, 59, of Bedford passed away on December 26, 2014 at 4:30 a.m. at Bloomington Nursing & Rehabilitation Center.
She was born on November 11, 1955 in Denver, Colorado to Charles J. and Elizabeth Ann (Rollins) Chandler. She attended The Queen of Heaven Catholic School in Denver. She had worked in Deli at Jay-C Food Store.
Survivors include her children, Stephanie Helton of Bedford, Sarah Lorraine Parks of Bedford, Glenn Helton of Linton, and Michael Brent Parks of Bedford, sisters, Shelley Goben of Mitchell, Diane Chandler of Bedford, Cindy Chandler of Texas, two grandchildren, several nieces and nephews.
Preceded in death by her parents, Brother Charles
Cremation was chosen, a celebration of life will be held at a later date
Cresthaven Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements