Iola Angel

Iola Richardson Turner Angel, 88, of Scottsburg, Indiana, died Tuesday, April 30, 2019, at her home.

She was born Sept. 3, 1930, in Lee County, Kentucky, to Dillard and Josephine Mitchell Richardson. She was raised in Lee County, where she attended school and then moved to Scott County, where she lived the rest of her life. She was first married to Wallace Turner Sr., in 1946, and they had five daughters, Barbara, Shirley, Sharon, Dianna and Susan and three sons, Willard, Walter, and Wallace. She was later married to Virgil J. Angel on August 7, 1976, and blended two families together. They worked in production for 18 years with Panasote Co. in Seymour. She was a member of Elevation Church in Scottsburg and had attended the Solid Rock Community Church as well. She loved going to church, singing, reading, was an awesome cook and enjoyed collecting angels.

She is survived by four daughters, Barbara Beswick and Dianna Hunter, both of Scottsburg, Sharon Graw and Marcella Angel Campbell, both of Lexington, Indiana; three sons, Willard Turner and Walter Turner, both of Scottsburg, and Wallace “Deach” Turner Jr. of Salem, Indiana; two sisters, Laura Jones and Norma York, both of Lee County, Kentucky; 21 grandchildren; 40 great-grandchildren; four great-great-grandchildren; and several nieces, nephews and other relatives.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Virgil J. Angel; two daughters, Shirley Turner Bowling and Susan Neace; one step-daughter, Debra Angel Sawyer Dixon; two sisters, Mildred Gross and Lola Richardson; three brothers, Cecil Richardson, Douglas Richardson and Robert Richardson; one step-granddaughter; and two grandsons.

Funeral services will be at 2 p.m. Saturday at Solid Rock Community Church. Burial will follow in Scottsburg Cemetery.

Visitation will be at the church Friday from 4 p.m. until 8 p.m. and Saturday from noon until the service.

Expressions of sympathy may take the form of donations to the American Cancer Society. Cards are available at the funeral homes or the church.

Online condolences can be sent at morgan-nay.com

Barbara Conklin

Barbara Ila Hahn Conklin, 89, died March 23, 2019, in Bemidji, Minnesota, where she lived for a year.

She was born April 6, 1929, in New York, New York, to William H. “Bill” Hahn Sr. and Iva Durham Hahn. She lived briefly in Florida before the family settled in Rockford, Illinois, where she grew up and graduated from Rockford East High School in 1946. She attended Lake Forest College, where she was selected as the outstanding freshman woman and graduated Magna Cum Laude with a BA in psychology in 1950. She and her family lived briefly in Huron, South Dakota, and Boulder, Colorado, before settling permanently in Hanover, where her husband joined the faculty at Hanover College in 1957. She was an integral part of the faculty community, supporting the arts, hosting student gatherings and distinguished visitors in their campus home. In Hanover, she continued her lifelong association with the Girl Scouts, serving for several years as Brownie and Junior Scout leader, and later as a volunteer with the Kentuckiana Girl Scout Council. Her community service included presenting the Green Circle diversity program in public schools and many years as a volunteer scheduler and docent Historic Madison Inc. Throughout her life she was an artist, in painting, pottery, weaving, crafts and appreciation of the natural world. The bedrock of her life was Hanover Presbyterian Church, where she served as an elder, as a leader in Presbyterian Women and sang in the church choir for almost 60 years.

She is survived by two daughters, Nancy Conklin of Alexander Creek, Alaska, and Bonnie Conklin of Anchorage, Alaska; two sons, Paul Conklin of Solway, Minnesota, and Scott Conklin of Green Bay, Wisconsin; five grandchildren; and several nieces and nephews.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Richard Louis “Dick” Conklin; her parents; and one brother, William H “Bill” Hahn Jr.

There will be a memorial service at 3 p.m. Saturday, May 11, 2019, at Hanover Presbyterian Church.

Visitation will be at the church Saturday from 2 p.m. until the service.

Expressions of sympathy may take the form of donations to Kentuckiana Girl Scout Council.

Mickie Edwards

Mickie Louise “Mousey” Edwards, 75, of Madison, died Monday, April 29, 2019, at The Waters of Clifty Falls.

She was born August 21, 1943, in Madison, to Ellis and Ella Cull Robertson. She formerly owned and operated Miss Mickie’s Pub in Downtown Madison and had worked at a coin-operated laundry, IVY Tech Community College and The Waters of Clifty Falls. She was a member of the American Legion Auxiliary. She loved Mickey Mouse, angels, and her Teacup Chihuahua, Lucas.

She is survived by one sister, Peggy Edwards of Milton, Kentucky; one brother, Butch Smith of Hanover; five grandchildren:16 great-grandchildren; and one great-grandchild.

She was preceded in death by one daughter, Kimberly Gay Maddox; two sons, Gary Ray Maddox and Robert Tingle Sr.; her parents; one sister, Mary Harsin; and one brother, James Edwards.

Funeral services will be at 6 p.m. Thursday at Lytle Welty Funeral Homes & Cremation Service, Main Street Chapel. Burial will follow in Moffett Cemetery in Milton at a later date.

Visitation will be at the funeral home Thursday from 4 p.m. until the service.

Expressions of sympathy may take the form of donations to the Mickie Edwards Memorial Fund in care of the funeral home. Contributions may be made at any of the funeral home locations.

Online condolences can be sent at lytlewelty.com

Phyllis Fultz

Phyllis Jean Moreillon Fultz, 76, of Madison, died Monday, April 29, 2019, at Norton Hospital in Louisville.

She was born April 18, 1943, at her home in North Madison, to Dwight and Lucy Florence Brandon Moreillon. She graduated in 1961 as a member of the first class at what was then the new Madison Consolidated High School. She worked early in life at the DogN’Suds and ParkN’Eat restaurants as a carhop. She also worked as a waitress at Fiesta Restaurant in downtown Madison. She retired from Walmart after 20 years working in the perfume and cosmetic department. She had attended the North Madison Baptist Church early in life and later attended Kent Christian Church. She enjoyed her three cats, working puzzles and doing crosswords. She greatly enjoyed spending time with her grandchildren.

She is survived by one son, Robert “Rob” Lotus Fultz of Yorktown, Indiana; four sisters, Ramona Voris and Rhonda K. Watson, both of Madison, Betty Craig of Bedford, Kentucky, and Delia “Dee Dee” Colwell of Hanover; two grandchildren; and several nieces, nephews and other relatives.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Lotus Hutson “Jack” Fultz; her parents; two brothers, Dwight Wayne Moreillon and George Moreillon; one sister, Saralee Barnes; and her beloved dog, HeyDay.

There will be a private service Friday at Indiana Veterans Memorial Cemetery Chapel. Burial will follow in Indiana Veterans Memorial Cemetery.

Visitation will be at Morgan & Nay Funeral Centre Thursday from 5 p.m. until 7 p.m.

Expressions of sympathy may take the form of donations American Cancer Society or the American Heart Association. Cards are available at the funeral homes.

Online condolences can be sent at morgan-nay.com

Marjorie Liter

Marjorie Louise Jones Liter, 97, of Milton, Kentucky, died Tuesday, April 30, 2019, at Thornton Terrace Health Campus in Hanover, Indiana.

She was born May 23, 1921, in Trimble County, Kentucky, to Willard P. and Lula Parker Jones. She was a lifelong resident of Trimble County and went to school there. She was a loving farm wife, mom, and homemaker who worked hard to take care of her home and family. She was a member of Wesleyan Holiness Church and enjoyed going to yard sales and spending time with her family.

She is survived by three daughters, Vivien Parker of Milton, Sharon Long of Madison, Indiana, and Kim Stark of Bedford, Kentucky; five sons, Wade Liter of Milton, Danny Liter and Glenn Liter, both of Bedford, Tim Liter of Columbia, Tennessee, and Gale Liter of Hanover; one brother, Preston “Pressy” Jones of Destin, Florida; 21 grandchildren; 35 great-grandchildren; four great-great-grandchildren; and several nieces, nephews and other relatives.

She was preceded in death by her husband, William Cleston Liter; her parents; four brothers, William, Junior Ray, Claudie and Marvin Jones; four sisters, Addie Pearl Zearing, Edith Angela Webster, JoElla Snell, and JoAnn Creech; and three grandchildren.

Funeral services will be at 11 a.m. Monday at Morgan & Nay Funeral Centre in Madison. Burial will follow Moffett Cemetery in Milton.

Visitation will be at the funeral home Sunday from 3 p.m. until 8 p.m. and Monday from 9 a.m. until the service.

Expressions of sympathy may take the form of donations to the Moffett Cemetery Association. Cards are available at the funeral homes.

Online condolences can be sent at morgan-nay.com

Ethel McClure

Ethel Lee Hack McClure, 86, of the Margaritaville Community of Daytona Beach, Florida, formerly of Carrollton, Kentucky, died Tuesday, April 30, 2019.

She was born on Dec. 15, 1932, to James William Hack and Effie Lee Turner Hack. She was a nurse for more than 35 years, devoting her entire professional career to the Carroll County Memorial Hospital. After retirement. she became a snowbird, spending the winter in Florida, but returning each year to the home she loved most in Carrollton. In 2018, she made Florida her full-time home and became one of the first residents to move in to the Jimmy Buffett-themed Latitude Margaritaville active-adult community near Daytona Beach. She was a member of the First Baptist Church of Carrollton.

She is survived by four daughters, Sharon Robbins of Ormond Beach, Florida, Rhonda Harvey of Daytona Beach, Florida, Angela McClure of Ormond Beach, Florida, and Natalee McClure of Muskogee, Oklahoma; one son, Paul Hill of Pleasureville, Kentucky, 11 grandchildren, 22 great-grandchildren and one great –great grandchild.

She was preceded in death by her parents; her husband, Nathan McClure; four sisters, Concie Hack, Mary Perry, Mittie Lake, and Betty Gibson, and a brother, Paul Hack.

Funeral services will be Wednesday, May 8, 2019 at 11 a.m. at the Tandy-Eckler-Riley Funeral Home in Carrollton.

Visitation will be Tuesday, May 7, 2019, from 5 p.m. to 8 p.m. at the funeral home. Burial will be in the Indiana Veterans Memorial Cemetery in Madison, Indiana.



Vera McSwain

Vera Marie Schroeder McSwain, 88, of Indianapolis, formerly of Switzerland County, died Wednesday, May 1, 2019, in Greenwood, Indiana. Arrangements are pending at Haskell & Morrison Funeral Home.

Marcia Scroggin

Marcia Ella Smith Brown Scroggin, 81, of Ponca City, Oklahoma, formerly of Madison, died Sunday, April 28, 2019, in Ponca City.

She was born August 28, 1937, in Franklin, Indiana, to Amos Gilbert Smith and Leatha Lois DeBaun Smith Radley. She lived in Madison most of her life and graduated from Central High School in 1955. She was first married to Walter Brown Jr. and they had five sons, Allen, Nick, Rick, Timothy and Walter Junior. She worked for Johnson Oil Co. for eight years. On Dec. 21, 1979, she married James W. Scroggin and they blended two families together. She retired from Big Foot Convenient Stores in Madison after seven years. She was of the Pentecostal faith and had lived in Ponca City, Oklahoma, the past several years to be near her sons. She was a member of Faith Tabernacle.

She is survived by three sons, Allen Brown of Ponca City, Oklahoma, Nick Brown of Edmond, Oklahoma, Timothy Brown of Ponca City, Oklahoma, and Walter Junior Brown of Memphis, Indiana; three stepsons, Jim Scroggin of Lafayette, Indiana, John Scroggin of Dallas, Texas, and Norman Scroggin of Peru, Indiana; three brothers, Danny Lee of Greenville, Indiana, Dean Lee of North Vernon, Indiana, and Ronnie Lee; 13 grandchildren; 11 step-grandchildren; several great-grandchildren; several step-great-grandchildren; and several nieces, nephews and other relatives.

She was preceded in death by her husband, James W. Scroggin; one son, Rick Brown; her parents; two brothers, Leland Jackson “Jackie” Smith and Dany Lee; her stepfather, James Edward Radley; and her stepmother, Naomi Cox Smith.

Funeral services will be at 11 a.m. Saturday at West Fork Baptist Church in Ripley County, Indiana. Burial will follow in West Fork Cemetery.

Visitation will be at Morgan & Nay Funeral Centre Friday from 4 p.m. until 8 p.m. and at the church Saturday from 10 a.m. until the service.

Expressions of sympathy may take the form of donations to Hospice of North Central Oklahoma, 445 Fairview Ponca City, Oklahoma 47601. Cards are available at the funeral homes and the church.

Online condolences can be sent at morgan-nay.com

Steve Shelley

George Steven “Steve” Shelley, 64, died Sunday, March 31, 2019, at UF Health in Jacksonville, Florida.

He was born Dec. 21, 1954, in Milton, Kentucky, to Ernest and Martha Owens Shelley. 

He is survived by five sisters: Sue Alexander, Judy Transier, Sandy Shelley, Becky Lutes and Melissa Lee; two daughters, Paula Jo and Sarah Marie; two grandsons and several nieces and nephews.

He was preceded in death by his parents and four brothers, Charlie, Joe, Rick and Greg Shelley.

The family had a private memorial service. No local service is planned.

Donna Simpson

Donna Marie Simpson, 62, of Campbellsburg, Kentucky, died Tuesday, April 23, 2019, at her home.

She was born Jan. 1, 1956, in Philadelphia, to Jack Gordon Simpson Sr. and Marie Theresa Stewart Simpson. She loved to dance and spend time with her friends. She earned several awards for her written word, especially her poems. She was artistic and could draw anything. When she wanted to relax, she watched old movies. She was of the Catholic faith.

She is survived by one daughter, Erin Kathleen Al-Zayadneh of Louisville; her siblings, Jack Gordon Simpson Jr. of Clarksville, Tennessee, and Mary Ann Hackney of Hanover; and one granddaughter, Madison Trauth.

She was preceded in death by her parents and one grandson, Xavian Munoz.

The family chose cremation and services will be private.

Online condolences can be sent at ransdellfuneral.com