Obituaries


Jordan Michael Bythwood

Jordan Michael Bythwood, 15 of Waveland, passed away Saturday evening, April 15, 2017. He was born on November 6, 2001 in Belle Glade, Florida to Heather Griffin and Allen Bythwood. They both survive. Jordan was a student at Southmont High School. He enjoyed sports, music, socializing and being around his family and friends. He will […]


Melba Rivenbark

Melba (McKinley) Rivenbark, 57 of Waveland, passed away, Friday morning, April 14th at St. Vincent Hospital in Indianapolis. She was born on July 2, 1959, in Monroeville, Alabama to the late Harry and Lola (McKinley) Turberville. On November 23, 1981 in Biloxi, Mississippi, she married Jesse T. Rivenbark. Jesse survives. Melba was a homemaker, caring […]


George “Sonny” Waltz

George Odis “Sonny” Waltz, 79 passed away Wednesday, March 15th at his residence. He was born on April 17, 1937 in Rockville, to the late Ivery and Leona (Near) Waltz. On September 2, 1955 he married Charlotte (Bennett) Waltz. She preceded him in death March 26, 1999. Sonny graduated from Green Township High School in […]


Beulah Allgood

Beulah Lorene (Grimes) Allgood, 94 of Russellville, passed away Friday, March 10th in Indianapolis. She was born August 26, 1922 in Putnam County to the late Eugene and Lula (Hester) Grimes. After graduating from High School in 1940, she married Burley Forrest Allgood Sr. Burley passed away in 1984. Beulah worked as a cook for […]


Alice M. Grimes

Alice Marie Grimes, 95, Ladoga, passed away January 4, 2017 at the Lane House in Crawfordsville. She was born on April 17, 1921 in Putnam County to the late William F. and Florence (Cooley) Compton. On January 8th 1945 she married Jean E. Grimes. Jean passed away in 1989. Alice was a homemaker. She enjoyed […]


Lewis R. Smith

Lewis R. Smith, 91, of Waveland, IN passed away at his residence on January 9, 2017. Lewis was born in Wayne Co., IL to Rude & Nellie Longbons Smith on Jan. 5, 1926.  He graduated from Fairfield High School. He married Laura-Belle Deem with whom he had four children.  He married second to Jean Surface […]


Marjorie “Marge” Perry

Marjorie “Marge” Lou Perry, 85, of Waveland, passed away Saturday morning, January 7, 2017 at Saint Elizabeth East in Lafayette, IN. She was born March 13, 1931 in Morton, IN to the late Roy and Martha (Maddox) Detro. On March 20, 1949 in Russellville, she married James H. Perry. Jim passed away November 15, 2010. […]


Rex Hunley

Randel “Rex” Hunley, 83, of Waveland, passed away Tuesday, January 3, 2017 at Franciscan Health. He was born on July 21, 1933 in Crawfordsville, IN to the late Harry P. and Mary (Kidd) Hunley. On September 22, 1951 in Crawfordsville, he Married Wynona M. “Onie” (Allen) She survives. Rex attended Southmont High School. He worked […]


Wilbur “Dean” Bushong

Wilbur “Dean” Bushong, 86, formerly of Crawfordsville, passed away Monday, December 26, 2016 at Franciscan Health in Dyer, Indiana. He was born on December 27, 1929 in New Market to the late William and Helen (Budd) Bushong. Dean graduated from Russellville High School with the class of 1947. On January 19, 1951 he married Dorothy […]


Paul King

Paul Alan King, 71 of Waveland, passed away Monday, December 26, 2016 at Ben Hur Health and Rehab. We was born on April 15, 1945 in Crawfordsville, to the late Paul and Wanda Mae (McMurry) King. Paul graduated from Linden High School with the class of 1963 surviving a train crash in 1962. He married […]


Jerry Dale Parks

Jerry Dale Parks, 58, of Waveland, went to be with his Lord and Savior on Christmas morning, December 25, 2016. He was born in Anderson, IN on January 8, 1958 to Steven C. Parks and Stella M. (Holland) Parks. Jerry attended Madison County School. He then worked as a construction contractor for many years. On […]


Glenn E. Thornburg

Glenn Edward Thornburg also known as Cecil McGaughy 85, of Russellville died Sunday in his home surrounded by his family. Born April 30, 1931, in Union City, IN, he was the son of Charles Thornburg and Arletta Cooper Thornburg, and raised by Fred and Hazel McGaughy. He married Betty Lou Turner on April 2, 1950. […]


Mary Evelyn Pittman

Mary Evelyn Pittman, 95, of Crawfordsville, passed away at Hickory Creek of Crawfordsville on Friday morning Oct. 14, 2016. She was born on April 23, 1921 in Scottsburg, IN to the late Larry and Bertha Meranda Richey. She graduated from Ambia High School in 1939 and was a Mother and homemaker. She was married to […]


Richard Alan Young

Richard Alan Young 72, of Waveland, passed away Sunday, September 4, 2016 at St. Vincent Hospital in Indianapolis. He was born on January 18, 1944 in Crawfordsville to the late Dudley and Barbara (Anderson) Young. He married Deanna (Dean) Young on March 20, 1964 in Ladoga. Rich graduated from Ladoga High School, attended Rose-Hulman Institute […]


Maxine O. Wheeler

Maxine Oswalt Wheeler passed peacefully at her home in Browns Valley surrounded by her loving family at 9:00AM Tuesday August 30, 2016. She was born a true valentine, Feb 14, 1931 in Wingate IN. Maxine graduated from Waveland in 1949 and married her high school sweetheart, Bob Wheeler. Maxine loved God, her devoted husband, 4 […]