Pauline Boldery

Pauline Emily Bruther Boldery, 78, of Madison, Indiana, died Wednesday, May 6, 2020, at the Norton Women’s and Children’s Hospital in Louisville.

She was born Feb. 18, 1942, in Hanover, Indiana, to Ralph Smythe and Margaret Beth Gillspie Bruther. She lived most of her life in Jefferson County and worked more than 30 years at the U.S. Shoe Corporation, toward the end of that tenure in the lasting department. She was a waitress at the Steer Restaurant in Madison and retired from the Madison Walmart after 10 years in the health and beauty aids department. She was baptized and a member of the St. Peter Lutheran Church in Milton, Kentucky, and loved to read, shop, raise flowers and work in her garden.

She is survived by her son, Jeffrey Allen Helton, of Shelbyville, Kentucky; three sisters, Connie Jones of Shelbyville, Cathy Youngblood of Madison and Barbara Saleh of Buford, Georgia; and several nieces, nephews and other relatives.

She was preceded in death by her parents; her daughter, Kim Marie Helton Conway, on June 28, 2019; and her brother, Donald Bruther.

Private funeral services will be at 6 p.m. Monday, May 11, at the Morgan & Nay Funeral Centre in Madison. Private interment will follow at a later date at the Grandview Memorial Gardens near Madison. Friends may visit from 4 p.m. until time of services Monday at the funeral home with COVID-19 crowd restrictions observed.

Memorial contributions may be made to the Jefferson County Animals Shelter. Cards are available at the funeral home. Online condolences, www.morgan-nay.com.

Charles Humphrey

Charles Samuel Humphrey, 94, of Madison, Indiana, died Wednesday, May 6, 2020, at the Thornton Terrace Health Campus in Hanover, Indiana.

He was born on Jan. 24, 1926, in Madison, to Richard and Margaret Keckley Humphrey. He was a 1944 graduate of Madison High School and a lifelong resident of the community. He was inducted into the U.S. Navy on April 22, 1944 in Louisville and rose to the rate of Yeoman Second Class during World War II. He served aboard the USS LST 781 CSH and the USS Eldorado, and was honorably discharged on April 6, 1946 from Great Lakes, Illinois, receiving the American Area Ribbon, the Asiatic Pacific Area Ribbon, and the World War II Victory Ribbon.

He had worked as a foreman at the U.S. Shoe Factory for 45 years when he retired, was a member of the Madison VFW Post No. 1969 and the Major Samuel Woodfill Post No. 9 of the American Legion, where he had served on the honor guard. He was a gifted musician and loved playing the guitar and had been a member of several bands. He also was a talented craftsman in woodworking.

Survivors include his daughters, Suetta Zimmerman and Sheila Crum, both of Madison; his sister, Margaret Callaway of Maineville, Ohio; his grandchildren, Suetta L. Brooks, Darcie Comer, Bernadette Ross and Kyle Crum; and 12 great grandchildren, one great-great granddaughter and several nieces, nephews and other relatives.

He was preceded in death by his parents; his brothers, Richard, Ollie, Robert, Eugene and William Thomas Humphrey; his sister, Evelyn Voris, and his wife of 72 years, Geraldine Banta Humphrey, on Nov. 14, 2019.

Funeral services will be 1 p.m. Saturday, May 9, at the Morgan & Nay Funeral Centre in Madison. Private interment will follow later in the Indiana Veterans Memorial Cemetery in Madison. Friends may call from noon until time of service Saturday at the funeral home with COVID-19 pandemic restrictions observed.

A final salute will be conducted Saturday at the funeral home with full military honors to follow by the U.S. Naval Ceremonial Unit and the Major Samuel Woodfill Post No. 9 of the American Legion.

Memorial contributions may be made to the Major Samuel Woofill Post No. 9 of the American Legion Honor Guard or Kosair Children’s Hospital. Cards are available at the funeral home. Online condolences, www.morgan-nay.com.

Lonnie Adams

Lonnie S. Adams, 65, of Bedford, Kentucky, died Tuesday, May 5, 2020, at the Carroll County Memorial Hospital in Carrollton, Kentucky.

He was born Aug. 7, 1954, in Beattyville, Kentucky, to Wilson Adams and Virginia Sandlin Adams. He graduated from Buckhorn High School in Buckhorn, Kentucky, and worked as a heavy equipment operator in the construction field for many construction companies.

Survivors include his wife of 31 years, Andra Wicklund Adams of Bedford; a daughter, Julieann Adams of Bedford; a son, Jason Hayes of La Grange, Kentucky; three brothers, Tony Adams of Oneida, Kentucky, Craig Adams of Eastern Kentucky, and Bryan Adams of London, Kentucky; one sister, Dawn Adams of Bonneville, Kentucky; and two grandchildren and several nieces, nephews, aunts, uncles and cousins.

He was preceded in death by his parents and a brother, Dale Adams.

Due to COVID-19 restrictions, private services will be for the family with a memorial service to be held at a later date.

Arrangement by Ransdell Funeral Home in Bedford, www.ransdellfuneral.com

Michael Drab

Michael Drab, 62, of North Vernon, Indiana, died Tuesday, May 5, 2020, at his residence.

He was born Oct. 5, 1957, in Madison, Indiana, to George Andrew Drab Sr. and Emma L. Owens Drab. He attended Jennings County High School and enjoyed hunting, fishing, reading and riding motorcycles.

Survivors include a brother, George “Butch” Drab Jr., of Madison; a sister, Betty Shinolt of Butlerville, Indiana; a nephew, Jim Shinolt of Butlerville; and a niece, Paula Wright of Butlerville.

He was preceded in death by his parents; a brother, James Drab; and a sister, Margaret White.

Cremation was chosen with no services to be held at this time. Memorials may be made to donor’s choice of charity.

Arrangements by Dove-Sharp & Rudicel Funeral Home and Cremation Service in North Vernon