Judith Burton

Judith “Judy” Burton, 77, of Madison, Indiana, died Thursday, Dec. 12, 2019, in Knoxville, Tennessee, where she had lived the past year.

She was born in Madison on July 10, 1942, to Mary Pauline Bentz Hamilton and Carroll Hamilton but was raised by her grandparents, Harold Thomas and Leana Windham Hamilton in Madison. She was a graduate of Madison Consolidated High School, attended Lipscomb University for two years until she married James David Burton I and they had three sons. She worked in clerical and childcare and was a homemaker.

Survivors include her sons, James David Burton II of Lebanon, Tennessee, Jeffery Scott Burton of Hollywood, Florida, and Michael Burton of Bloomington, Indiana; and seven grandchildren and nine great grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by her parents, the grandparents who raised her, and a twin sister, Edith Sue Hamilton, who died at birth.

A memorial service will be held at 4 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 18, 2020, at Cornerstone Church of Knoxville, 1250 Heritage Lake Blvd. Cremation was chosen and a graveside service will be held at the Hamilton family plot in the spring at Moffett Cemetery in Milton, Kentucky.

Services by Baldwin Cremation and Mortuary in Knoxville.

Darrel Chase

Darrel Edwin Chase, 87, of Fairview, Indiana, died Tuesday, Jan. 7, 2020, at The Waters of Rising Sun in Rising Sun, Indiana.

He was born Dec. 1, 1932, in Switzerland County, Indiana, to Herschel Lawrence and Ethel Lucille Cleeter Chase. He was raised on Aaron Road where he attended the one room school house next door and later attended Vevay High School. He was employed for US Shoe Factory in Vevay and for the Stone Quarry in Cross Plains, Indiana, before being inducted into the U.S. Army on March 31, 1953 in Indianapolis. He served during the Korean War and received the Korean Service Ribbon, United Nations Service Medal and National Defense Service Medal. He was honorably discharged with the rate of Private 2nd Class on March 4, 1955, at Fort Sheridan, Illinois. He had been employed from 1951 to 1953 for Seagram’s Distillery in Lawrenceburg, Indiana, and after military service returned to Seagram’s in 1955, retiring in 1987 after 32 years. He also farmed all of his life on the family farm, raising cows, tobacco, soybeans and corn. He enjoyed playing Euchre and Rook, shooting guns and attending tractor pulls. He was a devoted family man.

Survivors include his wife of 66 years, Betty Jean Scott Chase of Fairview; a sister, Marietta Crandell of Moorefield, Indiana; his grandchildren, Tina Girton of Vevay, Indiana, Cassandra Chase of Pleasant, Indiana, Crystal Richmer of Madison, Indiana, and Cayla Rogers of Bennington, Indiana; and seven great-grandchildren, a great-great grandchild and a niece and a nephew.

He was preceded in death by his parents; sons Jerry Dale Chase in February 1968 and Jack Lee Chase in July 2016; and a nephew.

Funeral service will be 11 a.m. Saturday, Jan. 11, 2020, at the Haskell & Morrison Funeral Home in Vevay. Interment and full military rites will be conducted by the Honor Guard of the Vevay American Legion Post No. 185 and the Vevay VFW Post No. 5396 at the Vevay Cemetery there. Friends may call from 5 p.m. to 8 p.m. Friday at the funeral home.

Memorial contributions may be made to the Mt. Sterling Baptist Church. Cards are available at the funeral home or online, www.haskellandmorrison.com

Cory Garver

Michael Cory Garver, 35, of Madison, Indiana and formerly of Coatesville, Indiana, died on Sunday, Jan. 5, 2020, in an ATV accident on River Bottom Road near Hanover, Indiana.

He was born Nov. 12, 1984 in Indianapolis, to Robert L. and Barbara Cooper Garver. He was raised near Indianapolis and was a 2003 graduate of Cascade High School in Clayton, Indiana. In high school he was an all-around athlete excelling in sports. He then attended two years at Manchester University and then finished his business degree at IUPUI. He worked early in his career as an electrician. He later was employed with Nucor and had worked at the Crawfordsville Plant in Indiana for five years before two years ago being transferred to the Carrollton plant in Kentucky where he served as the pickle galv-line supervisor. He had resided in Coatesville for 10 years before moving to Madison to be near his work two years ago.

He was a devoted family man, enjoyed helping others and was known to be a “Mr. Fix it” and liked to tinker on anything. He was an avid sports fan, especially watching baseball and football and even more so the LA Dodger. He enjoyed coaching his daughter and sons’ teams as well as coaching at the Boys and Girls Club and helping with the Madison Consolidated High School football team.

Survivors include his wife of 10 years Sarah Katherine-Anne Garver of Madison, Indiana; a son, Gavin Michael Garver of Madison; a daughter, Grace Elizabeth Garver of Madison; his parents, Robert and Barbara Cooper Garver of Madison; a brother, Nicholas “Nick” Andrew Garver of Coatesville; and several aunts and uncles, nieces and nephews, cousins and numerous other relatives.

He was preceded in death by his grandparents, Bernard and Thelma Garver.

Funeral service is 1 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 11, 2020, at the Morgan & Nay Funeral Centre in Madison. Friends may visit Friday from 4 p.m. to 8 p.m. and Saturday from 11 a.m. until the time of service at the funeral home.

Memorial contributions may be made to the Cory Garver Remembrance Fund to benefit his children. Cards are available at the funeral home. Online condolences, www.morgan-nay.com

David Graves

David L. Graves, 69 of Homer Glen, Illinois, died Monday, Jan. 6, 2020, in Home Glen.

He was born Sept. 7, 1950, in Madison, Indiana, to Dr. Noel and Rosalee Graves. He grew up in Hanover.

Survivors include a daughter, Jennifer Rada, and a son, John Graves; a sister, Ann Graves; and four grandchildren Alyssa, Kyle and Natalie Rada and Jackson and Anna Graves.

He was preceded in death by his parents and his wife, Christine Hill Graves.

Funeral service will be 11:30 a.m. Friday, Jan. 10, at the Richard J. Modell Funeral Home & Cremation Services in Homer Glen. Interment will be at SS Cyril & Methodius Cemetery in Lemont, Illinois. Visitation is Thursday from 4 p.m. to 9 p.m. at the funeral home. Online condolences, rjmodellfh.com.

Ora Scott

Ora Lee Scott, 65, of Deputy, Indiana, died Tuesday, Jan. 7, 2020, at the Our Hospice of South Central Indiana in Columbus, Indiana.

He was born April 9, 1954, in Madison, Indiana, to Robert Howard and Cleo Patra McIntyre Scott. He was raised in Brooksburg, Indiana, and attended school there. He had worked for numerous contractors and held a Master Electrician’s License that he received for his merits of learning his trade on the job. He retired from the Journeyman, Electrician and Tradesman Union in Columbus, Indiana. He resided a couple of years in Lakeland, Florida, and San Antonio, Texas, but had lived in Deputy the past 10 years and was a member of the Lick Branch Baptist Church near there.

He married Linda Diane Tungate on Dec. 4, 1970, a union of 28 years with two daughters. He later married Sheri Whitten Hammond on Feb. 15, 2015, and they enjoyed a 10-year relationship together until his death.

Survivors include his wife, Sheri Whitten Hammond Scott of Deputy; daughters Robin Moppin of Columbus and Holly Rice of Scottsburg, Indiana; his sisters, Phyliss Lappie of Madison, May Lopez of Burleson, Texas and Anita Thompson of Louisville; his brother, David Scott of Bedford, Kentucky; his step sons, Sean Bird of Milton, Kentucky and Deron Hammond of Madison; a step daughter, Audrey Hammond of Deputy; and four grandchildren, three great grandchildren, two step grandchildren, three step great grandchildren and several nieces, nephews and other relatives.

He was preceded in death by his parents; a brother, Robert “Bobby” Scott; and a sister, Mary Scott Romans.

Funeral service is 2 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 11, 2020, at the Morgan & Nay Funeral Centre-Hanover Chapel in Hanover, Indiana. Interment will follow in the Brooksburg Cemetery in Brooksburg. Friends may visit Saturday from 11 a.m. until time of service at the funeral home.

Memorial contributions may be made to the Brooksburg Cemetery Association or the Ora Scott Remembrance Fund. Cards are available at the funeral home. Online condolences, www.morgan-nay.com

Gertrude Voris

Gertrude Hughes Voris, 76, of Vevay, Indiana, died Monday, Jan. 6, 2020, at the Swiss Villa Nursing & Rehabilitation Center in Vevay. Funeral arrangements are pending at the Haskell & Morrison Funeral Home in Vevay.