David Adams

David Wayne Adams, 57, of North Vernon, Indiana, died on Saturday, June 20, 2020, at his home. Funeral arrangements will be announced by the Morgan & Nay Funeral Centre in Madison, Indiana, www.morgan-nay.com.

George Hereford

George E. Hereford, 94, of Milton, Kentucky, died Tuesday, June 23, 2020, at the Hanover Health & Rehab Center in Hanover, Indiana.

He was born Oct. 2, 1925, in Prestonsburg, Kentucky, to Burr Patton Sr. and Amanda May Auxier Hereford. His family moved to Trimble County in 1932 and he attended school there. He married Mary Elizabeth Andrew and they had a son, Larry. He owned and operated the City Coal Company in Madison, Indiana, for many years dealing in the mining of coal and providing coal and oil to his customers. He then married Anna M. Bright in 1955 at Macedonia Baptist Church in Jefferson County and they had a son, Kevin, and made their home on Rykers Ridge for 42 years before building a new home on the family farm in Trimble County and moving there in 2008. He had farmed most of his life and had owned and operated the Trimble County Farm Supply Company for more than 30 years before retiring in 2015. He was known for his work ethic and had also operated a logging and timber business for many years. He loved going fishing with his granddaughter and enjoyed hunting earlier in life. He was a member of the Mt. Byrd Christian Church in Milton.

Survivors include his wife of nearly 65 years, Anna M. Bright Hereford, of Milton; his sons, Kevin Hereford and Larry Hereford, both of Milton; his sister, June Hereford Nighbert of Madison; and two grandchildren, four great grandchildren, two step grandchildren, five step great grandchildren and several nieces, nephews and other relatives.

He was preceded in death by his parents; his brothers, James H. Hereford, Jack A. Hereford, Toby Hereford Sr., Burr Hereford Jr. and Gene Hereford.

Funeral services will be at 4 p.m. Sunday, June 28, with interment to follow in the Moffett Cemetery in Milton. Friends may visit Sunday from 1 p.m. until time of services. All visitation and services are at the Mt. Byrd Christian Church in Milton.

Memorial contributions may be made to the Mt. Byrd Christian Church, Macedonia Baptist Church or the donor’s charity of choice. Cards are available at the Morgan & Nay Funeral Centres of Madison and Hanover or at the church. Online condolences, www.morgan-nay.com.

Ruth Hussong

Ruth Martin Hussong, 94 of Springboro, Ohio, died Thursday, June 18, 2020.

She was born on Nov. 12, 1925, in Madison, Indiana, to Charles and Lillian Martinand moved to Dayton, Ohio, after graduating high school. She worked at Wright-Patterson Air Force Base in Dayton, in the office pool until she was married and then was a homemaker raising their children full time. She was a long time member of Shiloh Church. Survivors include her sons, Mike Hussong of Madison, Dave Hussong of Tipp City, Indiana; a daughter, Nancy Gabbard of Springboro; and seven grandchildren, 14 great-grandchildren and a nephew.

She is preceded in death by her parents; her husband, Bill Hussong; her brothers, Jim and Bill Martin, and two nephews.

Funeral services will be at 10 a.m. Saturday, June 27, at Tobias Funeral Home, Far Hills Avenue Chapel, in Dayton. Burial will follow at Dayton Memorial Park Cemetery. Visitation will be from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. Friday at the funeral home.

Memorial contributions may be made to Ohio’s Hospice of Dayton or Multiple Myeloma Research Foundation. Online condolences, www.tobiasfuneralhome.com.

Thelma Osborn

Thelma Sue Roark Osborn, 67, of Vevay, Indiana, died Tuesday, June 23, 2020, at the University of Cincinnati Hospital in Cincinnati.

She was born April 10, 1953, at her family’s home in Letcher County, Kentucky, one of 17 children to Lue and Arnie Caudill Roark. She was raised in Vevay where she attended Switzerland County High School. She married Baxter Osborn Sr. on Sept. 13, 1970, in Sunman, Indiana, and they had three sons. She was employed for the US Shoe Factory in Vevay, Osgood and Madison, Indiana, retiring after 27 years of service. She was a member of the Little Memory Old Regular Baptist Church in Sunman, Indiana. She was a dedicated mother and grandmother, enjoyed feeding the birds and squirrels outside her window, playing cards and sewing. She also enjoyed going to bingo and girl’s nights with her sisters where they would play cards, reminisce and enjoy one another’s cooking.

Survivors include her husband of almost 50 years; her sons, Neal Osborn and Steven Osborn, both of Vevay; her brothers, Harley Roark and James Roark, both of Holton, Indiana, John Roark of Madison, Joe Roark of Osgood and Mark Roark of Linefork, Kentucky; her sisters, Bonnie Kieffer of Osgood, Bonita Halcomb of Linefork and Tina Wingate and Martha Hammons, both of Canaan, Indiana; and five grandchildren, three great-grandchildren and numerous nieces and nephews.

She was preceded in death by her parents; her step-mother, Minnie Roark; a son, Baxter Osborn Jr. in 1972; a brother, Charles A. Roark; and six sisters, Dana F. Craig, Ola Vae Simon, Anna Mae Ahuas, Eula Sizemore, Lola Wood and Georgia Ann Sparks.

Funeral services will be at 1 p.m. Saturday, June 27, at the Haskell & Morrison Funeral Home in Vevay. Interment will follow in the Little Memory Church Cemetery in Sunman. Friends may call Saturday from 11 a.m. until time of services at the funeral home.

Memorial contributions may be made to the Thelma Sue Roark Osborn Memorial Fund c/o Baxter Osborn Sr. Cards are available at the funeral home or online at www.haskellandmorrison.com.