William “Burrell” Jones – Shoals
February 29, 1924 – June 21, 2018
William “Burrell” Jones, 94, formally of Shoals, passed away at the Loogootee Nursing Center on Thursday, June 21, 2018 at 3 a.m. He was born February 29, 1924 in Martin County to Edward and Margaret (Hart) Jones. He attended Martin County Schools and was employed by the Rail Road. He loved to mine creeks for field stones and was an avid outdoorsman. He attended a non-denominational fellowship.
Survivors include one daughter, Naomi Fenley of Mitchell; three sons, William “Bill” Jones of Mitchell, John Paul Jones of Shoals, Dale Jones of Shoals; sisters, Reva Jo Szabo of Ft. Wayne, Mary Bridges of Mitchell, Edda Lou Smith of Mitchell, Carol Baker of Trinity Springs, Rosalie Bateman of Shoals, Janet Jones of Paoli; Brothers, Brad Jones of Whiteland, Claude Jones of Paoli, Edward Jones of Washington and Luther Jones of Paoli. Several grandchildren, great-grandchildren, nieces and nephews also survive.
He is preceded in death by his parents, four sisters, Sharon Stewart, Naomi Jones, Ruth Tow and Jean Byers; two brothers Jake Jones and George Jones.
Funeral services will be held at 1 p.m. Monday, June 25, 2018 at the Queen-Lee Chapel in Shoals with burial in the Spring Hill Cemetery. Visitation will be Monday from 11 a.m. until time of the service.
The Queen-Lee Chapel of the Thorne-George Family Funeral Homes is in charge of the arrangements.
Wendell Ray Hudson – Newburgh
August 6, 1964 – June 18, 2018
Wendell Ray Hudson, 53, of Newburgh, IN, passed away at 2:40 p.m. on Monday, June 18, 2018 at his home.
Wendell was born August 6, 1964, in Bedford, IN, to the late Myron and Dorothy (Smith) Hudson. He graduated from Bedford North Lawrence High School and continued his education at Harding University, studying journalism. Wendell was passionate about journalism, worked as a reporter for WBIW radio station and The Bedford Times Mail, and was proud to be a producer for Eyewitness News WEHT WTVW. He loved his family and friends and thoroughly enjoyed spending time with them. Wendell’s favorite pastime, however, was being “PopPop” to his favorite little guy, Cole. Wendell was a huge sports fan and always looked forward to refereeing the local basketball and football games in his free time. He was a member of the Newburgh Church of Christ where he would happily step in as an interim preacher and share his love for God whenever needed.
He is survived by his loving wife of 6 years, LuAnn (Thummler) Hudson; step-sons, Christopher Rhodaback (Amanda) of Newburgh, IN and Spencer Ellsperman of Kansas City, MO; grandson, Cole Rhodaback of Newburgh, IN; sister, Debbie Butler; brother, Tom Hudson; 5 nephews; 3 great-nieces; 5 great-nephews; and a very large, loving family.
He is preceded in death by his parents, Myron and Dorothy (Smith) Hudson; grandparents, Dan and Eva Hudson; grandparents, Cotton and Elizabeth Smith; grandson, Zane Rhodaback.
Celebration of Life will be held at 4: p.m., Friday, June 22, 2018 at Boone Funeral Home East Chapel – A Family Tradition Funeral Home, 5330 Washington Avenue, Evansville, IN. Burial will be Private. Friends may visit from Noon until service time, Friday, June 22, 2018 at Boone Funeral Home East Chapel.
Memorial Contributions may be made to: Evansville Highland Challenger League at 8126 Kings Cross Drive, Evansville, IN 47711.
Condolences may be made to the family online at boonefuneralhome.net
Jahue Irwin Mundy – Vinon, Virginia
April 2, 2018 – June 19, 2018
Jahue Irwin Mundy, 97, formerly of Huron, passed away Tuesday, June 19, 2018 at Salem Veterans Affairs Medical
Center in Salem, Virginia.
Born April 25, 1921, in Huron, Indiana, he was the son of Ellis and Ketha Mundy. He married June Elizabeth Hunter in 1941 and she preceded him in death. Irwin retired from Grumman Aerospace Corporation. He was a World War II veteran of the U. S. Marine Corps serving in the South Pacific. He was a member of First Nazarene Church of Roanoke. Irwin was a 1940 graduate of Huron High School.
Survivors include his sons, Michael Dean Mundy of Indianapolis, Indiana and Ronnie E. Mundy of Vinton, Virginia; grandsons, Jimmy Dean Mundy, David Michael Mundy, and Jay Marshall Mundy; and great grandchildren Makenna Marie Mundy, Mason Michael Mundy, Dallas Mundy, Dee Mundy, Zaden Mundy, and Lex Mundy.
His wife, parents, and siblings, Renzo Mundy, Chester Mundy, David Mundy, and Melba Pierce preceded him in death.
Graveside service will be at 11:30 a.m. Friday, June 22, in Mitchell Cemetery with military honors accorded by American Legion Post No. 250 and Veterans of Foreign Wars Post No. 9107.
Condolences may be sent to the family at www.chastainfuneralhome.com