Wanda Gray

Wanda G. Gray, 77, of Versailles, Indiana, died Sunday, Jan. 13, 2019, at her home.

She was born May 31, 1941, near Olean, Indiana, to Gilbert and Evelyn Lane Gray. She was a 1959 graduate of Cross Plains High School. She formerly worked at Grote in Madison and was the former owner-operator of Friendship Tavern. She also did painting and wallpapering in the community and had spent seven years living in Fort Meyers Beach, Florida. She enjoyed going to yard sales and flea markets and quilting. She was a member of Bear Creek Baptist Church in Friendship.

She is survived by one son, James Simmons of Holton; two daughters, Susan Whitham of Madison and Sandy Brown of Olean; three brothers, Glen Gray of Milan, Indiana, Robert Gray of Versailles and Ronald Gray of Farmers Retreat; two sisters, Janice Linkmeyer of Cross Plains, Indiana, and Marilyn Hope Gray of Olean; eight grandchildren; and six great-grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by two sons, Randall Scott and Kenneth Simmons; her parents; and three brothers, Gene, Gary and John Gray.

Funeral services will be at 10:30 a.m. Monday at Bear Creek Baptist Church in Versailles. Burial will follow in Cliff Hill Cemetery in Versailles.

Visitation will be at Stratton-Karsteter Funeral Home in Versailles Sunday from 3 p.m. until 6 p.m. and at the church Monday from 9:30 a.m. until the service.

Expressions of sympathy may take the form of donations to the Bear Creek Baptist Church or to Rescue 69 in care of the funeral home.

Billy Robison

Billy Guy Robison, 81, of Scottsburg, Indiana, died Wednesday, Jan. 16, 2019.

He was born Dec. 27, 1937, in Vallonia, Indiana, to Harley and Iris Eugene Emmons Robison. He served in the U.S. Navy with the special rank of 3rd Class. He worked as a self-employed contractor. He was a member of First Christian Church of Scottsburg, Medora Masonic Lodge and a Union Bricklayer.

He is survived by his wife, Dorota Robison; four daughters, Beth Ann Nowlin, Jayne Ellen Sebastian, Billie Lee Robison and Martyna Baker; seven grandchildren; and four great-grandchildren.

He was preceded in death by one son, Harley Guy Robison; his parents; and one brother, Joe Mac Robison.

There are no services at this time.

Expressions of sympathy may take the form of donations to the donor’s choice in care of Stewart & Hoagland Funeral Home in Scottsburg.

Online condolences can be sent at stewart-hoaglandfuneralhome.com