Obituaries - July 9, 2014
Wednesday, July 09, 2014 11:00 AM
Randy D. Myrick, 56, of Madison, died Sunday, July 6, 2014, at King's Daughter's Hospital.
He was born Aug. 30, 1957, in Seymour, to Ralph and Ruby Patton Myrick. He was raised in North Vernon and had resided in Madison for several years. He was united in marriage to Jill Renee McDole. He was a member of the Roofers Union Local 147. He enjoyed sports and watching Indiana University basketball.
He is survived by two daughters, Chelsie Marcum of North Vernon and Chatnee Myrick of Lexington; two granddaughters; and several nieces, nephews and other relatives.
He was preceded in death by his parents; and four brothers, Rick Myrick, Dennis Myrick, Larry Myrick and Mike Myrick
All services will be private. Burial will be in Tea Creek Cemetery near Lovett.
Expressions of sympathy may take the form of donations to the Randy Myrick Memorial Fund. Contributions can be made through Morgan & Nay Funeral Centre, which is in charge of arrangements.
Online condolences can be sent at www.morgan-nay.com.
Marsha Diane Fields Scroggins Royalty, 65, of Jeffersonville, died Tuesday, July 8, 2014, at Rolling Hills Health and Rehabilitation Center in New Albany.
She was born April 18, 1949, in Madison, to James R. and Mary Esther Gassert Fields. She resided most of her life in Jefferson County and was a 1968 graduate of Deputy High School. She was first united in marriage to Jerry Scroggins. She was employed as a machine operator for Grote Industries, retiring after 35 years of service. She was later united in marriage to Kevin Royalty. She enjoyed word search puzzles, old westerns and detective shows. She also enjoyed being with her family. She was a member of the First Assembly of God Church and now River Valley Community Church. She resided in Jeffersonville the past three and a half years.
She is survived by two sons, Jeffrey Scroggins of Jeffersonville and James Bradford "Brad" Royalty of Madison; three step sons, Dave Scroggins of Milton, Ky., Ronnie Scroggins of Carrollton, Ky. and Darren Scroggins of Madison; her father of Deputy; two sisters, Donna White and Linda Rook, both of Deputy; four brothers, Rick Fields of Deputy, Tony Fields of Cortland, Bob Fields of Paris Crossing and Ken Fields of Dayton, Ohio; one step grandson; and several nieces, nephews, aunts, uncles and other relatives
She was preceded in death by one son, Jeremy Wayne Scroggins; one daughter, Elizabeth Michelle Royalty; her mother, who died Jan. 5, 2007; and one sister, Nancy Grider, who died in 1979.
The funeral will be at 6 p.m. Thursday at Morgan & Nay Funeral Centre. Burial will be in Lick Branch Cemetery near Deputy.
Friends may call at the funeral home Thursday from 4 p.m. until the service.
Expressions of sympathy may take the form of donations to the Marsha Royalty Memorial Fund. Contributions can be made through the funeral home.
Online condolences can be sent at www.morgan-nay.com.
Richard R. "Rick" Wainscott, 60, of Vevay, died Monday, July 7, 2014, at King's Daughters' Hospital.
He was born April 7, 1954, in Madison, to Lenvill J. Wainscott and Phyllis Ann Konkle. He was raised in Vevay and attended Switzerland County High School. He began his service in the Indiana Army National Guard on Aug. 18, 1972 and left active duty on Jan. 19, 1973. He continued to serve in the Indiana Army National Guard Reserves for six years. He co-owned and co-operated, with his wife, Wainscott's Garage in Vevay since Nov. 1999. He was a former employee for Stigler Construction Company at Dow Corning in Carrollton, Ky., Dayton Walther in Warsaw, Ky., M&T Chemical in Carrollton, Ky. and for Stedman Foundry in Aurora. He resided in the Switzerland County community all of his life. He enjoyed the outdoors, especially keeping his lawn meticulous. He also enjoyed Indiana University basketball, working on automobiles and spending time with his grandson.
He is survived by his wife, Sherry Scudder Wainscott, whom he married Aug. 11, 1973; one son, Shawn Wainscott of Vevay; his stepmother, Carolyn S. Wainscott of Cincinnati, Ohio; two half-brothers, Troy Coker of New Albany and Lenvill Jeff Wainscott Jr. of Cincinnati, Ohio; four half-sisters, Marion Skirvin of Madison, Melinda K. Tackett of Loveland, Ohio, Donna J. Wainscott of Cincinnati, Ohio and Kimberly Ann Moore of King Mills, Ohio; one grandson; and several nieces, nephews, aunts, uncles and other relatives.
He was preceded in death by his father, Lenvill J. Wainscott; his mother, Phyllis Ann Konkle Coker; three brothers, Jerry Lee Wainscott, William Dale "Bill" Wainscott and Larry Wainscott; his grandparents, Noah and Willena Wainscott, and Ernie and Jessie Konkle; and his great-grandparents, Glen and Opal Roberts.
The funeral will be at 11 a.m. Friday at Haskell & Morrison Funeral Home in Vevay. Burial will be in Vevay Cemetery.
Friends may call at the funeral home Thursday from 4 to 8 p.m.
Expressions of sympathy may take the form of donations to King's Daughters' Hospice. Contributions can be made through the funeral home.
Online condolences can be sent at www.haskellandmorrison.com.
Johnny Ray Watkins
Johnny Ray Watkins, 48, of North Vernon, formerly of Madison, died Monday, July 7, 2014, at his residence.
He was born Sept. 10, 1965, in Columbus, to John Andrew and Etta Mae Branum Watkins. He enjoyed spending time outdoors, hunting, fishing, and camping. He also enjoyed watching NASCAR, and playing horseshoes and cornhole.
He is survived by his companion, Rhonda Westrick; three children, Dustin Watkins, Melissa Watkins and Cody Westrick; eight siblings, Everett Watkins, David Watkins, Peggy Stewart, Fred Watkins, Edward James Watkins, Donna Perkinson, Cathy Andry and Glenna Lilly; and five grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by one daughter, Heather Watkins; his parents; and one sister, Shirley Campfield.
Friends may call at the Sawyer-Pickett Funeral Home in North Vernon Thursday from 10 a.m. to noon. A graveside service will follow at Cave Spring Cemetery.
Expressions of sympathy may take the form of donations to the John R. Watkins Memorial Fund with MainSource Bank.
Online condolences can be sent at www.sawyerfuneralservice.com.