December 31, 2018

Curtis Delano Jackson – Bedford
June 14, 1934 – December 30, 2018
C. Delano Jackson, 84, of Bedford, passed away on Sunday, December 30, 2018, at IU Health Bloomington Hospital, Bloomington.
Born June 14, 1934, in Switz City, Indiana, he was the son of Myrtle (McCart) Jackson He married Betty Hubbard on January 22, 1954, in Bedford, and she survives.
Delano was a graduate of Bedford High School with the Class of 1952. He retired from Fultz Auto Supply. He was a member of Restoration Church of the Nazarene; served in the National Guard for nine years; was an avid woodworker and candy maker; and enjoyed fishing and camping.
Survivors include his wife, Betty Jackson; daughter, Cynda (Wayne) Maynard; grandchildren, Kenyon (Katie) Maynard and Monyca (Josh) Easter; great-grandchildren, Riley and Jackson Easter; sister, Iris Mae Hubbard; and several nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in death by his parents; two brothers, Don and Bob Jackson; sister, Vera Drehobl; and brother-in-law, Gene Hubbard.
Funeral service will be at 11 a.m. on Thursday, January 3, 2019, at the Ferguson-Lee Chapel of Thorne-George Family Funeral Homes, with Pastor Ken Bushey officiating. Burial will be in Green Hill Cemetery. Visitation will be from 4 p.m. until 8 p.m. Wednesday at the funeral chapel.
Memorial contributions may be made to Restoration Church of the Nazarene for the youth and children.
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Marvin Howard Arvin – Loogootee
January 18, 1934 – December 31,2018
Marvin Howard Arvin, 84, of Loogootee, went home to be with his Lord and Savior on December 31, 2018.
He was born January 18, 1934 in Alfordsville to Cletus Harold and Anna Blanche (Collins) Arvin. He married Virginia Louise Milligan on February 27, 1955, and she survives.
Marvin graduated from Alfordsville High School Class of 1952, attended Cincinnati Bible College for six years to become a minister of the Christian faith and was a Veteran of the United States Army, serving in the Korean War era. He was stationed in Fort Hood, Texas and attended several training schools where he learned watch repair, which he loved doing. Following his time in Bible College, he ministered in Kentucky, Bloomfield, Alfordsville, Liberty and Vincent Christian Church in Otwell. He also was a watch repairman for Carlton Jewelry Store in Washington for twenty years, sandblasted and painted cars and worked for his uncle Herschell Arvin in Alfordville. He was a member of the Loogootee Christian Church and was President of the Martin County Right to Life.
He is survived by four children, Esther June Bundy (Norman) Pferferle, Naomi Jean (Don) Strange, Paul J. Arvin and Joanna Jane (Phil) Ader; three sisters, Ruth (Raymond) Underwood, Maxine (Gerald) Huebner, Norma (Gary) Huebner; six grandchildren and eleven great-grandchildren.
He is preceded in death by his parents, a son, Theadore (Ted) James Arvin; one granddaughter, Jeniffer Lynn Bundy; a brother, Denver Arvin; sister Evelyn (Arvin) Hunt; brothers-in-law Robert (Bob Dee) Milligan, Byron Dye, Albert Miller; a sister-in-law, Mary Alice (Milligan) Miller and a nephew Bradley Huebner.
Funeral services are 1 p.m. Wednesday, January 2, 2019, at the Loogootee Christian Church with Minister Ed Frost officiating. Burial will be in the Mt. Calvary Cemetery. Visitation will be 11 a.m. until the time of service at the church.
Pallbearers will be Eric Strange, Michael Arvin, Josh Arvin, Sam Bundy, Nathan Heck, and Zach Madley. Honorary Pallbearers are Blake Huebner, Alan McAtee, Van McAtee, and Brian Arvin.
Memorial contributions may be made in Marvin’s memory to Mt. Calvary Cemetery Inc. and the Martin County Right to Life.
The Queen-Lee Chapel of the Thorne-George Family Funeral Homes is in charge of the arrangements.