Timothy Barnes

Timothy Wayne “Tim” Barnes, 57, of East Enterprise, Indiana, died Monday, March 2, 2020, at his residence.

He was born Jan. 24, 1963, in Henderson, Kentucky, to Harry Wensley and Pauline Willingham Barnes. He was raised in Scott City, Missouri, and was a graduate of Scott City High School. He worked for various factories throughout his life and was formerly employed for Dorman Products and American Racing in Warsaw, Kentucky, before becoming disabled. He enjoyed playing computer games, fishing and watching the Dallas Cowboys.

Survivors include his of wife of nearly 34 years, Sandra Kay “Sandy” Moore Barnes, of East Enterprise; his children, Matthew Barnes and Courtney Barnes, both of East Enterprise; his sister, Rosemary Tharp of Carrollton, Kentucky; his brothers, Charles Barnes and Ronald Barnes, both of Cape Girardeau, Missouri; and several nieces and nephews.

He was preceded in death by his parents.

Cremation was chosen. There will be no services.

Memorial contributions may be made to the Timothy Wayne “Tim” Barnes Memorial Fund c/o Haskell & Morrison Funeral Home in Vevay, Indiana. Cards are available at the funeral home or online at www.haskellandmorrison.com

Mark Burkhead

Mark Burkhead, 55, of Hanover, Indiana, died Tuesday, March 3, 2020, at the Hanover Health & Rehabilitation Center in Hanover.

He was born Dec. 1, 1964, in Madison, Indiana, to Phyllis Stucker Carter. He attended Southwestern High School, was a member of the baseball team and graduated in 1983. He began a career as a respiratory therapist at King’s Daughters’ Hospital for 11 years, later worked in the assembly department at Arvin Sango for six years and also worked for several area farms until a 2016 automobile accident left him paralyzed and permanently disabled. He learned to compete in stock car racing at an early age and it developed into a lifelong hobby. He also enjoyed fishing, hunting and spending time with his family.

Survivors include his brothers, Donnie Law of Hanover, and Delbert Taylor of Deputy, Indiana; his sisters, Autumn Hoover of Commiskey, Indiana, and Twila Thompson of Madison; and several nieces, nephews and other relatives.

He was preceded in death by his mother, his adoptive parents, Clarence and Evelyn Burkhead, and his brothers, Rickey Carroll Taylor and Bart Matthew Law.

He requested private arrangements.

Memorial contributions may be made to Hospice. Cards are available at the Morgan & Nay Funeral Centres of Madison and Hanover.

Aubrey Catterton

Aubrey Ann Catterton, 18 months, of Milton, Kentucky, died Thursday, Feb. 27, 2020, at Kings Daughters’ Hospital in Madison, Indiana.

She was born Aug. 26, 2018, to Michael R. and Emily A. Mullikin Catterton in La Grange, Kentucky. She was a happy child, loved her stuffed animals — especially “Neigh-Neigh” and horses — enjoyed playing outside, swimming and playing in water, with her toys and running her toddler derby inside the house.

Survivors include her parents of Milton; her maternal grandparents, Jeff and Barb Delph Mullikin of Milton; her great-grandmother Joan Powell Wentworth, of Milton; her paternal grandparents Rick and Gloria C. Read Marsh of Commiskey, Indiana, and Don and Robin Huttsell Catterton of Hanover, Indiana; her great-grandparents Jim and Phyllis Beach Catterton, of North Vernon, Indiana; and several aunts, uncles, cousins and friends.

She was preceded in death by her paternal great-grandparents Guy and Wilma Read; maternal great-grandparents Bernie and Nancy Fogg Delph.

Cremation was chosen by her parents. Online condolences, www.ransdellfuneral.com

Joe DeVore Jr.

Joe DeVore Jr., 80, of Madison, Indiana, died Thursday, Feb. 27, 2020, at the King’s Daughters’ Hospital Emergency Room in Madison.

He was born Feb. 17, 1940, in Cove Hill, Kentucky, to Joseph Perry and Annetta Smith DeVore.

He was inducted into the U.S. Navy on Aug. 29, 1966, in Louisville, Kentucky, and served during the Vietnam Era in the Seabees Mobile Construction Battalion as a Builder Petty Officer Second Class. He was honorably discharged on Aug. 28, 1968, receiving the National Defense Service Medal. He had worked as a self-employed carpenter all of his life and repaired and refinished antiques for many people. He enjoyed woodworking, being with his family and playing music in a Bluegrass band. Survivors include his wife of 58 years, Jean Goley DeVore, of Madison; his sons, Joe Steven DeVore and Allen Lee DeVore, both of Madison, and Kevin David DeVore, of Louisville; his sister, Pat Dailey of Versailles, Indiana; two grandchildren and several nieces, nephews and other relatives.

He was preceded in death by his parents and his sisters, Virginia McDole, Ruby Hall, Lucille Geyman and Willie Wright.

Friends may visit from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday, March 7, at the Morgan & Nay Funeral Centre in Madison. A final salute with military honors will be conducted at 1 p.m.

Memorial contributions may be made to the Wounded Warriors. Cards are available at the funeral home.

Billie Erwin

Billie Joe Erwin, 70, of Hanover, Indiana, died Tuesday, March 3, 2020, at his home in Hanover.

He was born June 29, 1949, in Jennings County, Indiana, to Thomas “Shorty” and Margaret Hopkins Erwin. He was raised in Jennings County and attended school there as well as the Pentecostal Church. He worked construction most of his working career and had last driven a box truck for M&M Trucking in Madison, Indiana. He loved fishing, playing poker and being outdoors. He was a member of the Laborer’s Union Local in Terre Haute, Indiana for 10 years.

Survivors include his wife of nearly 48 years, Patricia Diane Miller Erwin, of Hanover; sons, Robert “Bobby” Erwin of Shelbyville, Indiana, William Thomas Erwin of Commiskey, Indiana and David Wayne Erwin of North Vernon, Indiana; a daughter, Melissa Kaye Medlock of Cincinnati; his sister, Carolyn Jessie of Dupont, Indiana; his adopted brother, Rick Erwin of Madison; and eight grandchildren, two great grandchildren and several nieces, nephews and other relatives.

He was preceded in death by his parents, his brother Daniel Erwin and a grandson.

A memorial gathering will be held from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. Saturday, March 7, at the Morgan & Nay Funeral Centre-Hanover Chapel in Hanover.

Memorial contributions may be made to the Billie Joe Erwin Remembrance Fund. Cards are available at the funeral home. Online condolences, www.morgan-nay.com

Rosalie Evans

Rosalie Jones Evans, 81, of Madison, Indiana, died Tuesday, March 3, 2020, at Our Hospice of South Central Indiana in Columbus, Indiana.

She was born Oct. 17, 1938, in Madison, Indiana, to Howard L. and Clarabel Smoot Jones. She lived all of her life in Jefferson County and was a 1956 graduate of Madison High School. She then graduated from the Louisville Baptist School of Nursing, receiving her Registered Nurses License. She served as an RN for 50 years, having worked for King’s Daughters’ Hospital and as a home health nurse for the Jefferson County Health Department. She last worked as a case manager for the WIC program through the Jefferson County Health Department. She was raised in the First Baptist Church in downtown Madison but was currently a member of the Wirt Baptist Church. She enjoyed sewing, knitting, genealogy, helping others and being with her children and grandchildren.

She was married to Donald Eugene Elles for 33 years beginning on May 10, 1959 and they had two sons and a daughter. She later married John Thomas “J.T.” Evans on Oct. 21, 2004.

Survivors include her husband, J.T. Evans of Madison; her sons, David Elles and Brian Elles, both of Madison; her daughter, Debra Susan “Susie” Smith of Carrollton, Kentucky; and two grandchildren, two great grandchildren, a step grandson, two step great grandchildren, an aunt, and several cousins and other relatives.

She was preceded in death by her parents.

Funeral services will be 2 p.m. Sunday, March 8, at the Morgan & Nay Funeral Centre in Madison. Interment will follow in the Moffett Cemetery in Milton, Kentucky. Friends may visit from noon to time of service Sunday at the funeral home.

Memorial contributions may be made to Our Hospice. Cards are available at the funeral home. Online condolences, www.morgan-nay.com

Robert Hart

Robert Eugene “Bob” Hart, 94, of Indianapolis, Indiana, died Wednesday, Feb. 26, 2020, at his home.

He was born Sept. 8, 1925, in Frankfort, Indiana, to Lester Earl and Julia Ann Judd Hart. He was raised in the Nazarene faith, lived in Frankfort until the age of 17 and was a 1943 graduate of Frankfort High School where he studied mechanical drawing. He began a career in sales early in life and was a top salesman in his company before pursuing a career on his own. He owned and operated Hart Galleries in Westfield, Indiana, and was a buyer and seller of fine art and antiques for more than 53 years. He had operated an auction house since 1964 and met and maintained many friends, artists, clients and customers for the rest of his life. He had lived in Indianapolis since purchasing a stately home there in 1983 and held membership in the Knight’s of Pythias Lodge and enjoyed playing cards, music, collecting antiques, fine art and the art of making the deal.

He was married to JoAnne Gillette in 1945, Mary Mae Bell in 1956 and Doris Maurene Bishop in 1977.

Survivors include his daughters, Julia “Judy” Ann Hart Huff of Indianapolis, Patricia Ann Hart Cantwell of Madison, Indiana, Roberta Gardner of Muncie, Indiana, and Rebecca “Becky” Mills of Westfield, Indiana; and seven grandchildren, 10 great grandchildren, a great-great grandson and many other relatives.

He was preceded in death by his parents; his wife of 40 years, Doris Maurene Bishop Hart, on April 4, 2018; a daughter, Sharon Ann Hart Amat; his brothers, Lester Vern Hart and James Buchanan Hart; and a sister, Betty A. Hart.

Funeral services will be 1 p.m. Saturday, March 7, at the Hart Family Home, 8020 N. Meridian St., Indianapolis. Entombment will follow privately at a later date in the Kilmore United Methodist Church Cemetery in Frankfort. Friends may visit from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. Friday and from 11 a.m. until time of service Saturday at the Hart Family Home.

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

Aprilyn Husayan

Aprilyn Mernado Husayan, 26, of Madison, Indiana, died Thursday, March 5, 2020, at the King’s Daughters’ Hospital in Madison.

She was born April 26, 1993, in the Philippines, to Segundo and Francisca Mernado Husayan. She had resided in Madison since 2008 and was a 2010 graduate of Madison Consolidated High School. She had worked four years as a machine operator at Madison Precision Products in Madison, was raised Catholic and had attended Green Road Baptist Church in Madison. She enjoyed photography, traveling, music, karaoke, dancing and being with her 7-year-old daughter Alessandra Ann. She like to go out to dinner and really enjoyed crab legs and fought a courageous battle against the brain tumor to care for her daughter, her greatest joy in life.

Survivors include her parents and her daughter, all of Madison; her companion of nine years, Eligius “Eli” Maria Bonifacio, of Madison; her sisters, Juliet Husayan of the Philippines, Janice Husayan and April Joy Husayan, both of Madison and Amy Husayan Huff of Deputy, Indiana; her brothers, Frandy Husayan of Madison and Arthur Husayan of the Philippines; and several aunts, uncles, nieces, nephews, cousins and other relatives.

She was preceded in death by her grandparents and her brother, Danilo Husayan.

Funeral services will be 7:30 p.m. Saturday, March 7, at the Morgan & Nay Funeral Centre in Madison. Burial will be at a later date in the Philippines. Friends may visit from 4 p.m. until time of services Saturday at the funeral home.

Memorial contributions may be made to the Aprilyn Husayan Remembrance Fund. Cards are available at the funeral home. Online condolences, www.morgan-nay.com

Chris Johnson

Christopher Robert “Chris” Johnson, 53, of Vevay, Indiana, died Monday, March 2, 2020, at the King’s Daughters’ Hospital in Madison, Indiana.

He was born Nov. 24, 1966, in Richmond, Indiana, to Robert G. Johnson and Betty C. Davis Johnson Adams. He was raised in Vevay and was a 1986 graduate of Switzerland County High School and attended University of Kentucky for three years. He was employed as a line worker for the US Shoe Factory in Vevay for nine years, a construction worker and painter with his father for 12 years and an employee for Plastic Molding Factory in East Enterprise, Indiana, from 1989-1990. He was a member of the Switzerland County Community Church in Vevay, an avid reader and enjoyed fishing.

Survivors include his half-sister, Carole Easley; his aunts and uncles, Roy and Diane Davis of Hanover, Indiana, Janice Peelman of Commiskey, Indiana and Nancy Paugh of Columbus, Indiana; a nephew and niece, Tony Boyer and Sonya Watson; his best friend, Julie Darbro of Vevay; and several great nieces and great nephews.

He was preceded in death by his parent; a half-sister, Debra Lynn Boyer Beatty in 2018 and a niece, Shante Morales, in 2017.

A memorial gathering will be held from noon to 1 p.m. Monday, March 9, 2020, at the Haskell & Morrison Funeral Home in Vevay, with services conducted at 1 p.m.

Online condolences, www.haskellandmorrison.com

John Shelton

John Shelton, 70, of Madison, Indiana, died Wednesday, March 4, 2020, at the Jewel Place in Madison. Funeral arrangements will be announced by the Morgan & Nay Funeral Centre in Madison.

Peggy Taylor

Peggy Ann Taylor, 63, of Scottsburg, Indiana, died Tuesday, March 3, 2020, at her daughters’ residence.

She was born May 17, 1956 in Seymour, Indiana, to Willis and Dora Short Back. She graduated from Austin High School in 1974, was a team leader at McDonald’s in Scottsburg for the last nine years and a former employee of the former Holm Industries. She enjoyed spending time with her family and especially her grandchildren.

Survivors include a daughter, Heather Lucas of Scottsburg; son, Thomas Robbins of Madison, Indiana; a sister, Laverne Muse of Scottsburg; and six grandchildren and three great grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by a brother, Larry Back.

Funeral service is 7 p.m. Friday, March 6, at Collins Funeral Home in Scottsburg with cremation requested following the services. Visitation is 5 p.m. until time of service Friday at the funeral home. Interment will be at a later date in Scottsburg Cemetery.

Memorial contributions may be given to Scott County Relay for Life c/o the funeral home. Online condolences: www.collinsfuneralhome.net.