Thomas Barry Jr.

Thomas Joseph "Tom" Barry Jr., 64, of Vevay, died Saturday, July 27, 2013, at the Robley Rex Veterans Affairs Medical Center in Louisville, Ky. Funeral arrangements and additional information are pending at Haskell & Morrison Funeral Home in Vevay.



David Bennett

David M. Bennett, 69, of Scottsburg, died Saturday, July 27, 2013, at Floyd Memorial Hospital in New Albany.

He was born Aug. 18, 1943, in Martinsville, to R. Lee and Martha Lou Whaley Bennett. He was an Army veteran of the Vietnam War. He retired from Shadowood Golf Course in Seymour. He also worked for the NASA Space Program in the 1960s, was a former co-owner of the Bennett Printing Co. in Scottsburg, a former manager for the Westwood Golf Course in Scottsburg and Knob Hill Golf Course in Georgetown, and also worked at Sunrise Golf Course in Madison. He was a member of the Indiana Golf Association.

He is survived by his wife, Norma Allen Bennett; one son, Christopher Bennett; one daughter, Patricia A. David of Okemos, Mich.; two brothers, George D. Bennett of Euless, Texas, and Stephen L. Bennett of Roseburg, Ore.; three grandchildren; three great-grandchildren; and one great-great-granddaughter.

The funeral will be at 11 a.m. Wednesday at Collins Funeral Home in Scottsburg. Burial will be in Scottsburg Cemetery.

Friends may call at the funeral home Tuesday from 4 to 8 p.m. and Wednesday from 9 a.m. until the service.

Expressions of sympathy may take the form of donations to the American Cancer Society or the American Heart Association. Contributions can be made through the funeral home.

Online condolences can be sent at www.collinsfuneralhome.net.



Betty Box

Betty Lou Hopwood Box, 83, of Hanover, died Friday, July 26, 2013, at her daughter's home in Madison.

She was born April 27, 1930, in Scott County, to Albert and Naomi Hopwood. Following her marriage, she and her husband moved to Jefferson County. She was a member of the Madison Assembly of God Church. She enjoyed growing flowers, gardening, canning, embroidery and quilting. She also enjoyed cooking and baking for her family. She was awaiting the birth of her first great-great-grandson.

She is survived by six daughters, Nancy Box of Corydon, Susan Lynn Sullivan of Sacramento, Calif., Rebecca Stewart and Debra Box, both of Lexington, and Donna Logsdon and Cathy Kilgore, both of Madison; one son, Patrick Box of Hanover; 15 grandchildren; and 15 great-grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by her husband of 21 years, Harold Richard Box; one son, infant Charles Albert; her parents; one brother, Thomas Hopwood; one sister, Margie Mann; and one niece.

The funeral will be at 11 a.m. Tuesday at Grayson Funeral Home in Hanover. Burial will be in New Bethel Cemetery.

Friends may call at the funeral home today from 4 to 8 p.m. and Tuesday from 9 a.m. until the service.

Online condolences can be sent at www.graysonfuneralhome.com.



Freida Moreland

Freida Sue Moreland, 68, of Jeffersonville, died Thursday, July 25, 2013, at Clark Memorial Hospital in Jeffersonville. She was born Jan. 5, 1945, in Bedford, to Lewis and Dorothy Bright Williams. She was a former cafeteria worker at New Washington Elementary School. She was a member of the First Baptist Church in New Washington.

She is survived by her husband, Merrill Moreland Sr.; four sons, Merrill E. Moreland Jr. of Jeffersonville, Leo Timothy Moreland Sr. of Nabb, Louis Ray Moreland and Kevin Gerald Moreland, both of Jeffersonville; one daughter, Bobbie Jo Pettit of Hanover; eight grandchildren; and five great-grandchildren.

The funeral will be at 2 p.m. today at Grayson Funeral Home in New Washington. Burial will be in Bethlehem Cemetery.

Friends may call at the funeral home today from 10 a.m. until the service.

Online condolences can be sent at www.graysonfuneralhome.com.



George Portman

George Edward Portman, 79, of Campbellsburg, Ky., died Friday, July 26, 2013, at his residence.

He was born Feb. 9, 1934, in Louisville, Ky., to Raymond and Olivia Lush Portman Reynolds. He was an Army veteran. He worked for Ford Motor Co. for 45 years installing headliners, later working as scheduling engineer. He worked for 25 years with the Trimble County Emergency Medical Services and the Milton Volunteer Fire Department.

He is survived by four children, H. Edward Portman of Louisville, Ky., Melinda Portman of Campbellsburg, Ky., Martha Raiford of Silverdale, Wash., and Tom Portman of Louisville, Ky.; three stepchildren, Sandi Bentley Felkner of Bedford, Ky., Shannon Bentley of Muskogee, Okla., and Howard "Chip" Bentley of Winchester, Ky.; two sisters, Catherine Nanna of Louisville, Ky., and Martha Wooldridge of Crestwood, Ky.; one brother, Raymond Portman of Louisville, Ky.; three granddaughters; five grandsons; and many nieces and nephews.

He was preceded in death by his parents; one brother, Joseph Portman; and one sister, Mary Jane Bale.

The funeral will be at 11 a.m. Tuesday at Ransdell Funeral Home in Campbellsburg, Ky. Burial will be in Moffett Cemetery in Milton, Ky.

Friends may call the funeral home from 5 to 8 p.m. today and on Tuesday from 10 a.m. until the time of the service.

Expressions of sympathy may take the form of donations to Crusade for Children.

Online condolences can be sent at www.ransdellfuneral.com.