Virginia Bailey

Virginia Lynn “Vickie” Elliott Bailey, 63, of Fairview, Indiana, died Friday, March 29, 2019, at her residence in Fairview, Indiana. Arrangements are pending at the Haskell & Morrison Funeral Home in Vevay.

Hubert Hackett

Hubert Hackett Jr., 87, of Carrollton, Kentucky, died Wednesday, March 27, 2019, at the Norton Brownsboro Hospital in Louisville.

He was born on June 17, 1931 in Carrollton to Hubert Hackett Sr. and Ethel Richmond Hackett. He had farmed all his life and was the former manager of Golden Burley Tobacco Warehouse in Carrollton. He was a former member of Southern States Cooperative and the A.S.C.S. Board. He enjoyed fishing, hunting and playing cards. He loved Western Movies and he was a University of Kentucky basketball and football fan. He enjoyed spending time with his grandchildren. He had served his country in the United States Army in Germany during the Korean Conflict.

He is survived by two daughters, Becky Tandy of Lexington, Kentucky, and Jennifer Stewart of Carrollton; a son, Barry K. Hackett of Torrance, California; six grandchildren; and two great grandchildren.

He was preceded in death by his parents; his wife, Joy Keith Hackett; two sisters, Joan Young and Betty Jean Tomlinson, and a brother, Carroll Hackett.

Funeral services will be Monday, April 1, 2019, at 2 p.m. at the Tandy-Eckler-Riley Funeral Home.

Visitation will be from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Monday, April 1, 2019 at the funeral home.

Burial will take place in the Moffett Cemetery in Milton, Kentucky. Military honors will be presented at the graveside by the Carrollton American Legion Post #41.

Thomas Locke

Thomas Allan Locke, 60, of Hanover died Sunday, March 24, 2019, at King’s Daughters’ Hospital.

He was born April 7, 1958, in Wilmington, Ohio, to Joseph M. Locke and Blanche Mink DeHaven. He was raised in Lebanon, Ohio, and graduated from Lebanon High School. He was inducted into the U.S. Air Force and was honorably discharged. He lived for several years in Indianapolis, later in California, moving to Jefferson County 12 years ago.

He is survived by his companion, Sandy Koehler of Hanover; one sister, Nancy Baker of Sellersburg, Indiana; one brother, Timothy Joseph Locke of Brownsville, Texas; one niece; and several cousins.

He was preceded in death by his parents.

There will be a military honors ceremony at 11 a.m. Monday at Indiana Veterans Memorial Cemetery. Burial will follow immediately after service.

Expressions of sympathy may take the form of donations to the Thomas A. Locke Remembrance Fund. Cards are available at the funeral homes or the chapel.

Online condolences can be sent at

Gerald Peters

Gerald William “Bill” Peters, 80, of Madison, Indiana, formerly of Switzerland County, Indiana, died Thursday, March 28, 2019, at King’s Daughters’ Hospital in Madison.

He was born Sept. 14, 1938, in Switzerland County to Ernest and Magnolia “Maggie” Whitham Peters. He was raised in Switzerland County and was a 1956 graduate of the Vevay High School. He was inducted into the U.S. Army Jan. 16, 1957, in Indianapolis. He earned the Good Conduct Medal and the Sharpshooter Rifle Badge before he was honorably discharged with the rank of Specialist 4th Class Dec. 31, 1962 at Fort Sheridan, Illinois. He was an employee of Slawson Implements in Vevay for four years and for the Town of Vevay Electric Plant. He also worked at the Jefferson Proving Ground in Madison from 1996 to 1999. He retired in 1996 from Cinergy PSI in Madison after 29 years of service. He was a member of the Major Samuel Woodfill Post #9 of the American Legion in Madison and the Fraternal Order of Police, a member of the Plum Creek Baptist Church in Vevay, and a former member of the Madison VFW Post#1968. He enjoyed hunting, especially rabbit hunting, and mowing his grass. He thoroughly enjoyed sitting in his front yard buying and selling items and striking up a conversation with the buyers.

He is survived by his wife, Esther Louise Martin Peters of Madison; two daughters, Deborah Kay Jackson of Dillsboro, Indiana, and Barbara Jean Howe of Bloomington, Indiana; a son, Arthur Dean Peters of Madison; a stepson, Clifford Jackson of Aurora, Indiana; a sister, Betty Drew of Hanover, Indiana; a brother, Terry Dean Peters of West Chester, Ohio; six grandchildren; three great-grandchildren; and several nieces and nephews.

He was preceded in death by his parents; three brothers, Norman Lee Peters, Jerry Ernest Peters, and Donald Ray Peters, and a grandson, Travis Jackson.

Funeral services will be Tuesday, April 2, 2019, at 11 the Haskell & Morrison Funeral Home in Vevay.

Visitation will be from 5 p.m. to 8 p.m., Monday, April 1, 2019, at the funeral home.

Interment will be in the Vevay Cemetery where full military rites will be conducted by the Honor Guard of the Major Samuel Woodfill Post #9 of the American Legion.

Memorial contributions may be made to the Major Samuel Woodfill Post #9 of the American Legion. Cards are available at the funeral home or online at

Wanda Roszczynski

Wanda Adamczyk Roszczynski, 87, of Madison died Tuesday, March 19, 2019 at Hosparus Inpatient Unit of Norton Pavilion in Louisville.

She was born Oct. 16, 1931, in Tucquegnieux, France, to Stanislaw and Janine Rutkowski Adamczyk. She was raised in Tucquegnieux, France, until the Nazi German invasion and occupation of her hometown, forcing the family south to La Ricamarie, France. She graduated from trade school, where she was taught sewing and eventually became an expert seamstress. After she married George Roszczynski, the young family moved to the United States on April 1, 1964, to provide a better life for their family. They settled in Madison and she worked at the President Madison Motel. In 1969, she went to work in the sample department of the U.S. Shoe Corp. and remained there until the company closed. She was a people person and enjoyed everyone she met. In 2005, she found happiness and several friends working at The Waters of Clifty Falls, assisting residents until she retired in 2016 at the age of 85. She was a faithful member of Prince of Peace Catholic Church in Madison and enjoyed reading, crocheting, knitting, raising flowers, watching wildlife and dearly loved her grand dog, Winston. Her greatest enjoyment was her grandchildren and great-grandchildren.

She is survived by one daughter, Aline Cambron of Madison; one son, Edward Roszczynski of Madison; one sister, Irene Mroz of Poland; three grandchildren; five great-grandchildren; and one niece.

She was preceded in death by her husband, George Roszczynski, and her parents.

There will be a Mass of Christian burial service at 11 a.m. Thursday at Prince of Peace Catholic Church. Burial will follow in St. Patrick Catholic Cemetery.

Visitation will be at Morgan & Nay Funeral Centre Wednesday from 4 p.m. until 8 p.m. and Thursday from 9 a.m. until 10:30 a.m.

The Rosary will be prayed at the funeral home Wednesday at 7:30 p.m.

Expressions of sympathy may take the form of donations to Friends of Shawe and Pope John. Cards are available at the funeral homes.

Online condolences can be sent at

Donald Sinkes

Donald Wayne Sinkes, 76, of North Vernon, Indiana, died Thursday, March 28, 2019, at IU Health Methodist Hospital in Indianapolis.

He was born Jan. 27, 1943, in Jennings County, Indiana, to George Victor “Vic” and Florence Irene Hoffman Sinkes. He was a 1961 graduate of Paris Crossing High School in Paris Crossing, Indiana, where enjoyed playing basketball. He worked for many years as a masonry contractor. He enjoyed studying, growing, cross-pollinating and creating new varieties of pumpkins and squashes. He also loved to sell his produce in farmers markets in Jennings and Jackson counties. He loved following Cincinnati Reds baseball, listening to country music, and being with his family. He was excited about the approaching birth of his fifth great-granddaughter.

He is survived by his wife, Martha Elizabeth Malcomb Sinkes of North Vernon; two daughters, Cindy Lamb of Phoenix, Arizona, and Debbie Brewster of Madison, Indiana; a brother, Gary Sinkes of Seymour, Indiana; five grandchildren; four great-granddaughters; several nieces, nephews and other relatives.

He was preceded in death by his parents, and a grandson, Evan Lamb.

Funeral services will be Sunday, March 31, 2019, at 3 p.m. at the Morgan & Nay Funeral Centre, in Madison. Interment will follow in the Vernon Cemetery, in Vernon, Indiana.

Friends may visit Sunday from 1 p.m. to 3 p.m. at the funeral home.

Memorial contributions may be made to the Jehovah Jireh Ministries. Cards are available at the funeral home.

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