Connie Bladen 

Connie Frances Bladen, 55, of Hanover, Indiana, died Wednesday, Oct. 14, 2020, at the IU Health Methodist Hospital in Indianapolis. 

She was born Feb. 15, 1965, in Jefferson County, Indiana, to David Leroy Bladen and Nellie Frances LaPine Bladen. She was a lifelong resident of Jefferson County and attended school there. She attended P.J.'s College of Cosmetology in Clarksville, Indiana, and earned her certification in 2000. She worked as a hairstylist and was the manager of the Walmart Smart Style Salon in Madison. She enjoyed gardening, camping and yard work.   

Survivors include a son, Roger Young of Hanover; her companion, Richard J. Long of Hanover; her brothers, Rusty Bladen and Tony Bladen, both of Madison and Rick Bladen of Hanover; and several nieces, nephews and many cousins.

She was preceded in death by her parents. 

Funeral services will be at 7 p.m. on Tuesday, Oct. 20, at the Morgan & Nay Funeral Centre in Madison. Interment will follow at a later date in the Grandview Memorial Gardens near Madison. Visitation is from 5 p.m. until the time of service Tuesday at the funeral home.

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

Phyllis Craft 

Phyllis Jan Leach Craft, 82, of Hanover, Indiana, died Wednesday, Oct. 14, 2020, at her home in Hanover.

She was born March 7, 1938, in her family’s home in Bedford, Kentucky, to William Shirley and Ruth Wingham Leach. She was raised in and became a member of the Mt. Pleasant Baptist Church in Trimble County and graduated from Trimble County Schools. She married Daniel M. Craft on Nov. 26, 1969, and they raised a daughter and a son. She had resided in Jefferson County since 1969 and worked as an inspector at Reliance Electric for 38 years, retiring in 2000. She was a member of Hanover Baptist Church, having served on the nursery committee, kitchen committee and decorating committee. She enjoyed decorating her home, growing flowers, gardening, traveling, playing the piano and reading. She also enjoyed playing Bunco and being out and about with her girl friends, family and church family.

Survivors include her husband of 50 years; her daughter, Teresa Simonton Miles of Knoxville, Tennessee; her son, Daniel "Todd" Craft of Bloomington, Indiana; and four grandchildren, two great grandchildren, two great-great grandchildren and several nieces, nephews and other relatives.

She was preceded in death by her parents; her sisters, Juanita Hackney, Mildred Sanders, Doris Dunlap, Elizabeth "Sug" Porter, Wanda Lindsey and Ruth Gause; and her brothers, Russell Leach and Gayle Leach. 

Funeral services will be at 11 a.m. on Monday, Oct. 19, at the Hanover Baptist Church in Hanover. Interment will follow in the Bedford Cemetery in Bedford. Visitation is from 5 p.m. to 8 p.m. Sunday at the Morgan & Nay Funeral Centre in Madison, Indiana and from 10 a.m. until time of services Monday at the church.

Memorial contributions may be made to the Hanover Baptist Church Building Fund or Hosparus. Cards are available at the funeral home or the church. Online condolences, www.morgan-nay.com.

Anne Fogarty 

Anne Margaret Barry Fogarty, 79, of Noblesville, Indiana and formerly of Vevay and Madison, Indiana, died on Wednesday, Oct. 14, at the St. Vincent Hospice in Indianapolis. Arrangements will be announced by the Morgan & Nay Funeral Centres of Madison and Hanover, www.morgan-nay.com.

James Kinman 

James Kinman, 61, of Madison, Indiana, died on Thursday, Oct. 15, 2020, at his home. Arrangements will be announced by the Morgan & Nay Funeral Centres of Madison and Hanover, www.morgan-nay.com.

Barbara Overley 

Barbara A. Sweitzer Overley, 91, of Lebanon, Indiana and formerly of Madison, Indiana, died on Tuesday, Oct. 13, 2020, at her home in Lebanon. 

She was born Nov. 17, 1928, in Hammond, Indiana, to William and Elizabeth Snyder Sweitzer. She was raised in Hammond, later residing in Monticello where she graduated in 1946 from Monticello High School and was class secretary. She attended Montreat Campus for a short time and on Oct. 18, 1947 eloped to marry her sweetheart, Ross Alan Overley and they had three daughters and three sons.They moved to Zionsville, Indiana, and he was a psychiatrist in Indianapolis and she worked as a sales associate for Clinique at Lafayette Square. Twenty-two years later he accepted a position at the Madison State Hospital and the family moved to Madison. She attended the North Madison Christian Church and held membership in the Madison Moose Lodge No. 765. She loved walking on the Madison riverfront and loved her dogs and other animals. Antiques were a passion and she had many booths in the various antique malls around Madison. She enjoyed quilting and was a QVC addict.

Survivors include her daughters, Canda "Candie" Smith and Debra Overley, both of Lebanon and Lora Overley of Indianapolis; two sons, Brian Overley of Michigan and Kevin Overley of Zionsville; and seven grandchildren, eight great grandchildren, a nephew, one great niece and other relatives.

She was preceded in death by her parents; her husband of 68 years on March 2, 2017; a son, Bruce Alan Overley, on Dec. 4, 2008; her sister, Kyral Bielenberg; two grandsons and one great nephew. 

Funeral services will be at 1 p.m. on Saturday, Oct. 17, at the Morgan & Nay Funeral Centre in Madison. Interment will follow in the Indiana Veterans Memorial Cemetery in Madison. Visitation is 11 a.m. until time of services Saturday at the funeral home.

Memorial contributions may be made to the Madison Riverfront Development or the North Madison Christian Church. Cards are available at the funeral home. Online condolences, www.morgan-nay.com.