Freda Cosby

Freda Johnson Cosby, 101, of Hanover, died Thursday, Oct. 4, 2012, at The Waters of Clifty Falls.

She was born Sept. 6, 1911, in Saluda, the daughter of William Henry and Hattie Ann Humes Johnson. She was a graduate of the Chicago School of Nursing and the Powder Puff Mechanic Program at Ivy Tech Community College. She retired from Hanover College and also worked at the former House of Flowers in Madison and the Charlestown Ammunition Plant. She was a member of the Madison Seventh Day Adventist Church, Household of Ruth and the Order of Eastern Star.

She is survived by two daughters, Davidteen Cosby Watson and Wanda Cosby Lacy, both of Hanover; five sons, Herbert Cosby of Indianapolis, Clarence Cosby of Washington D.C., Elmer Cosby of Hanover, Donald Cosby of Indianapolis, and David Cosby of Hanover; one brother, Carlton Cosby of Deputy; 27 grandchildren, 68 great-grandchildren; 13 great-great-grandchildren; and several great-great-great-grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by her husband, John David Cosby; one son, Lawrence Johnson; her parents; two sisters, Cora Johnson and Eleanor Johnson Pearson; three brothers, Carl Johnson, Elgin Johnson and Norval Johnson; five grandchildren; and three great-grandchildren.

A funeral service will be at 1 p.m. today at the Grayson Funeral Home in Hanover. Burial will be in Grandview Memorial Gardens.

Grayson Funeral Home in Hanover is in charge of arrangements.

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

This is a corrected obituary published Friday. It adds a surviving brother and reflects a change in the location of the funeral service.



Wanda Dunaway

Wanda S. Rutledge Dunaway, 71, of Madison, died Friday, Oct. 5, 2012, at Scott Memorial Hospital in Scottsburg.

She was born June 14, 1941, in Clark County, the daughter of Samuel and Exie M. Franklin Rutledge. She spent her early life in Clark County. She moved to Scott County and graduated from Scottsburg High School in 1959. She attended beauty school at the House of James in Madison. She was first employed as a beautician for her sister at Anna Marie's Beauty Salon in Scottsburg. She then worked as an instructor for the House of James in Madison for several years. From 1971 to 2003 she taught cosmetology at the Southeastern Indiana Career Center in Versailles. She enjoyed helping her husband with coin shows. She was a member of the Indiana Retired Teachers Association and North Madison Baptist Church.

She is survived by her companion, Bill Deveary of Madison; one brother, Jess Rutledge of Scottsburg; two nephews, who she helped care for, Ronnie Dunaway and Raymond Dunaway; and several other nieces and nephews and other relatives.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Charles Dunaway, who died in 1996; her father; her mother, Exie M. Franklin Rutledge Thompson; two sisters, Marie Kelley and Helen Wiggam; and two brothers, Junior Rutledge and Glennis "Red" Rutledge.

The funeral will be at 11 a.m. Tuesday at North Madison Baptist Church, 1906 Orchard St.

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

Expressions of sympathy may take the form of donations to the North Madison Baptist Church. Contribution cards are available at the funeral home.

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



Shirley Peddie

Shirley Haskell Peddie, 75, of Madison, died Sunday, Oct. 7, 2012, at Hanover Health and Rehabilitation Center.

Funeral arrangements and additional information are pending at Morgan & Nay Funeral Centre.



Clarence Roberts

Clarence Thomas "Tom" Roberts, 72, of Carrollton, Ky., died Saturday, Oct. 6, 2012, at his residence.

He was born July 7, 1940, in Lexington, Ky., the son of Hallie Opal Tolliver. He served in the Marine Corps during the Vietnam era. He retired from the Maintenance Department at the Trimble County Board of Education. He was a member of Cove Hill Baptist Church.

He is survived by his wife, Lucy Rae Payton Roberts; one son, Clarence Randall Roberts of Carrollton, Ky.; two half-sisters, Sondra Giles of Union, Ky. and Cathy Hughes of Carrollton, Ky.; two half-brothers, Richard Robbins of Carrollton, Ky. and Larry Robbins of Sanders, Ky.; and one stepgrandson.

He was preceded in death by his mother, Hallie Opal Tolliver Robbins; and one half-brother, Harold Robbins.

The funeral will be at 6 p.m. today at Faith Community Baptist Church. Burial will be in the Indiana Veterans Memorial Cemetery.

Friends may call at the church today from 4 p.m. until the service.

Expressions of sympathy may take the form of contributions to Hospice of the Bluegrass or a charity of the donor's choice.

Tandy-Eckler-Riley Funeral Home in Carrollton, Ky. is in charge of arrangements.

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



Virginia Suggett

Virginia "Missy" Talkington Suggett, 72, of Madison, died Sunday, Oct. 7, 2012, at North Collier Hospital in Naples, Fla.

Funeral arrangements and additional information are pending at Morgan & Nay Funeral Centre.