Margaret Butts

Margaret Butts, 94, of Carrollton, Kentucky, died Friday, May 1, 2020, at the Carroll County Memorial Hospital in Carrollton.

Arrangements are pending at Tandy-Eckler-Riley Funeral Home in Carrollton. Online condolences, www.tandyecklerrileyfuneralhome.com.



Jean Johann

Jean Clower Johann, 84, of Madison, Indiana, died Tuesday, April 28, 2020, at the River Terrace Health Campus in Madison.

She was born Oct. 26, 1935, in Fort Monroe, Virginia, to Lovick Pierce Clower and Ruth Cowan Clower Key. Her father served in the military so as a child she lived in Schwabisch Hall, Nuremberg and Heidelberg in Germany, Windsor, North Carolina and Sandusky, Ohio. Her family moved to the Madison area when she was a junior in high school and she was a 1953 graduate of Madison High School, where she enjoyed playing basketball, baton twirling, marching in parades and going to rifle shooting matches. She earned her registered nurse degree from Indiana University Southeast in 1972, was co-owner, co-operator and general manager of Madison Distributing Company with her husband from 1960-1999. She was a member of Prince of Peace Catholic Church and was active in the local Red Cross where she was president for several years. She had served as chairman of the Madison Regatta Balloon Race, loved dancing, enjoyed the gang at Mike’s Grill, socializing with friends, playing cards, going to her kids and grandkids ball games, reading and watching IU and Butler basketball.

Survivors include her sons, Charles William Johann, Michael Andrew Johann and Randal Wayne Johann, all of Madison; and seven grandchildren, six great grandchildren, several nieces and nephews and several great nieces, great nephews and other relatives.

She was preceded in death by her parents; her husband of 60 years, Earl William “Bill” Johann, on Dec. 19, 2013; and a brother, Mike Clower.

Funeral services will be at 1 p.m. on Monday, May 4, 2020, at the Morgan & Nay Funeral Centre in Madison. Interment will be private at 11 a.m. on Tuesday at St. Patrick Cemetery in Madison. Friends may visit at the funeral home from 11 a.m. until time of services Monday. The Rosary will be prayed at 12:30 p.m. Monday at the funeral home.

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



Doris Reed

Doris Reed, 72, of Madison, Indiana, died Wednesday, April 29, 2020, at the King’s Daughters’ Hospital in Madison.

She was born April 15, 1948, in Madison, to Frederick R. and Lucy Mildred Holt Overpeck. She had worked at Muscatatuck State Hospital for 10 years and in laundry at the Waters of Clifty Falls for four years. She was a caregiver to her daughter for 26 years until her death, a member of the Faith Covenant Church and enjoyed reading, working and taking care of her family.

Survivors include her fiancée, Glen Bushong of Madison; her daughters, Amy Johnson and Paula Marksberry, both of Madison; her son, Paul Kevin Reed of Madison; her brother, Rick Overpeck of Harlingen, Texas; and nine grandchildren, seven great grandchildren and several nieces, nephews and other relatives.

She was preceded in death by her parents; her husband of 42 years, Paul Ronald Reed, on March 3, 2008; her daughter, Rhonda L. Konkle, in February 2015; her sisters, Linda Carole Simmons Tilley and Marjorie Joanne Ritchie.

Funeral services will be at noon on Saturday, May 2, at the Morgan & Nay Funeral Centre in Madison. Friends may visit from 10 a.m. until time of services Saturday at the funeral home. Private interment will be at 10:30 a.m. Monday in the Hebron Cemetery in Madison.

Memorial contributions may be made to the Huntington’s Disease Research. Cards are available at the funeral home. Online condolences, www.morgan-nay.com.



Tammy Rousch

Tammy F. Hadley Rousch, 58, of Columbus, Indiana, died Wednesday, April 29, 2020, at the Auburn Village in Auburn, Indiana.

She was born June 14, 1961, in Eau Claire, Wisconsin, to James and Barbara Holmes Hadley. She was raised in Indiana and graduated from Shelbyville High School. She lived most of her life in Columbus and was a homemaker, wife, mom and grandma. She enjoyed playing bingo, fishing, watching NASCAR — driver Jeff Gordon was her favorite — and loved hummingbirds and going to flea markets. She attended Green Road Baptist Church.

Survivors included her husband of 19 years, Ronald W. Rousch of Columbus; her daughter, Brandy Thixton of Columbus; her stepdaughter, Lisa Hess of North Vernon, Indiana; and seven grandchildren, two great grandchildren and several nieces, nephews and other relatives.

She was preceded in death by her parents and a stepbrother, Greg Duvall.

Funeral services will be at 1 p.m. Saturday, May 2, 2020, at the Morgan & Nay Funeral Centre-Hanover Chapel in Hanover, Indiana. Interment will follow in the New Bethel Cemetery in Chelsea, Indiana. Friends may call from 11 a.m. until time of services Saturday at the funeral home.

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



Paul Theiring

Paul Eugene “P.T.” Theiring, 87, of Madison, Indiana, died Wednesday, April 29, 2020, at the Meadow View Health and Rehab in Salem, Indiana.

He was born Aug. 17, 1932, in Spurgeon, Indiana, to Orville and Agnes Julkenbeck Theiring. He was raised in Spurgeon and graduated from Spurgeon High School. He was raised in the Spurgeon United Methodist Church, received his bachelors degree from Oakland College and his masters from Indiana State. He was inducted into the U.S. Army on Feb. 27, 1951, in Indianapolis. He served during the Korean War and rose to the rate of sergeant serving in the Head Quarters Battery 115th FA Battalion. He was honorably discharged on Feb. 26, 1954, from Camp Atterbury, Indiana, receiving the Korean Service Medal with three bronze battle stars, the United Nations Service Medal, and the National Defense Service Medal.

After military service he taught in high schools at Booneville, Ottwell and Vevay form 1957-1964. He worked in construction and carpentry during the summers and helped build the locks and dams. His family settled in Madison in 1968 and he was employed with the Jefferson Proving Ground from Aug. 7, 1964 to April 3, 1993. For a time he held memberships in the Masonic Lodge and the HADI Shrine. He was also a member of the Major Samuel Woodfill Post No. 9 of the American Legion, the Madison VFW Post 1969 and the Korean War Veterans Association. He enjoyed participating in the Honor Flight in 2016. He enjoyed his farm, playing golf, woodworking, loved to work with barn wood, play chess, hunt, fish, play Solitaire and listen to Blue Grass music and Classical music. He enjoyed flying his plane and was proud to hold his pilot’s license.

Survivors include his wife of 62 years, Shelby Jean Willis Theiring of Madison; his sons, David Theiring and Brian Theiring, both of Madison; his daughters, Myra Theiring and Jennifer Theiring Nay, both of Madison; his brothers, Kenneth Theiring of Evansville, Indiana and Robert Theiring of Little Rock, Arkansas; his half brothers, James Thorne of Oakland City, Indiana and Tom Thorne and Ronnie Thorne, both of Winslow, Indiana; and five grandchildren, six step grandchildren, five great grandchildren, 12 six step great grandchildren, two step great-great grandchildren and several nieces, nephews and other relatives.

He was preceded in death by his parents; his stepfather, Jay Thorne; his sister, Ruth Pollard; his half sister, Marjorie Riester; and his brother, Calvin Theiring.

Funeral services will be 1 p.m. Sunday, May 3, at the Morgan & Nay Funeral Centre in Madison. Interment will follow in the Indiana Veterans Memorial Cemetery in Madison.

Friends may visit from 4 p.m. to 8 p.m. on Saturday and from noon until the time of services Sunday at the funeral home.

A final salute will be conducted at 1:30 p.m. on Sunday at the funeral home with full military honors to follow by Major Samuel Woodfill Post No. 9 of the American Legion.

Memorial contributions may be made to the Major Samuel Woodfill Post No. 9 of the American Legion. Cards are available at the funeral home. Online condolences, www.morgan-nay.com.