Judith Adams

Judith Ann "Judy" Bair Adams, 68, of Madison, died Saturday, June 8, 2013, at the Thornton Terrace Health Campus in Hanover.

She was born Aug. 18, 1944, in Portland, Ore., to Lloyd Ralph and Lillian Edith Mehrer Bair. She was raised in Saluda Township and was a 1962 graduate and valedictorian at Southwestern High School. She was a graduate of Ball State University with a degree in medical technology. She worked early in life at Ball Memorial Hospital in Muncie. She later moved back to Jefferson County and was employed as a lab tech with the Madison State Hospital. She then began a career in the lab with King's Daughters' Hospital. While working in the lab, she attended Franklin College and studied microbiology. She retired after 33 years of service as a registered microbiologist. Following her retirement, she worked at the Fabric Shop in downtown Madison, which she co-owned for 23 years with her husband. She enjoyed sewing, knitting, weaving, tatting and other fiber arts. She was a member of the North Madison Christian Church.

She is survived by her husband of 45 years, William Hurley Adams, whom she married Aug. 5, 1967; one son, William H. Adams Jr. of LaFountain; three daughters, Denise Derrer of Danville, Ellen Adams of Madison and Michelle Adams of Henryville; four sisters, Jeannette Walters of Hanover, Valerie Strickland of Hanover, Emmily Enyart of Columbus, Ohio, and Ilene Harsin of Lexington; one brother, Loren Bair of Madison; and six grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by her parents.

The funeral will be at 11 a.m. Thursday at North Madison Christian Church. Burial will be in Bedford Cemetery.

Friends may call at the Morgan & Nay Funeral Centre on Wednesday from 4 to 8 p.m. and at the church Thursday from 10 a.m. until the service.

Expressions of sympathy may take the form of donations to the American Cancer Society. Contribution cards are available at the funeral home.

Online condolences can be sent at www.morgan-nay.com.



Patricia Smith

Patricia Ruth "Patty" Brandon Smith, 83, of Versailles, died Friday, June 7, 2013, at Our Hospice Inpatient Unit in Columbus.

She was born Oct. 29, 1929, in Newport, Ky., to Bert Ernest and Bernice Drake Brandon. She was raised in Switzerland County and resided in Ripley County for the past 52 years. She was a 1947 graduate of Dupont High School. She married Charles Stout in 1948. She later married Delmar Smith with whom she co-owned and co-operated Smith's Feed Mill in Versailles. She was of the Christian faith. She enjoyed cooking, cleaning, having everything in order and being with her family.

She is survived by her husband, Delmar L. Smith, whom she married Oct. 15, 1960; one son, Terry Stout of Atlanta, Ga.; one daughter, Debra Walker of Versailles; one brother, David Brandon of Madison; four grandchildren; six great-grandchildren; one nephew; and one niece.

She was preceded in death by one son, Michael Stout; her father; her mother, Bernice Drake Brandon Griffith; her step mother, Nannie Lou Brandon; her step father, Frederick Griffith; and one nephew.

The funeral will be held at 1 p.m. Wednesday at Morgan & Nay Funeral Centre. Burial will be in Grandview Memorial Gardens.

Friends may call at the funeral home Tuesday from 5 to 8 p.m. and Wednesday from noon until the service.

Expressions of sympathy may take the form of donations to Our Hospice Inpatient Unit in Columbus. Contribution cards are available at the funeral home.

Online condolences can be sent at www.morgan-nay.com.

This is a corrected version of an obituary published Saturday. It corrects provided information on her parents' names.



Madeline Yoder

A reception will be held in honor of Madeline L. Yoder, from 6 to 8 p.m. Thursday in the fellowship room at Hanover Presbyterian Church.

Yoder, 96, of Haines City, Fla., died Wednesday, March 20, 2013, at Haines City Health Care. She resided for a time at Thornton Terrace Health Campus until moving to Florida in 2010 to be near her daughter.

A full obituary was published March 23, 2013.