Donna Hawkins

Donna Michelle Hawkins, 51, of Madison, Indiana, died Friday, Nov. 15, 2019, at the King’s Daughters’ Hospital in Madison.

She was born Dec. 27, 1967 in Madison, to Harry Wallis and Mary Helen Price Hawkins. She was raised on the family farm near Canaan and baptized at the North Madison Church of Christ at the age of 13. She was a 1986 graduate of Madison Consolidated High School and participated in the Show Choir and Drama Club. She attended the Versailles Vocational School and received her certificate in cosmetology. She enjoyed being in the Girls Club and the trips they would go on. She was a licensed beautician and cosmetologist and had worked at many hair salons in Madison and most recently at Fiesta. She served as the hairdresser for the motion picture, “Madison.” She loved music, her animals and socializing with friends and family and was an avid Dale Earnhardt Sr. fan who loved to watch NASCAR.

Survivors include her father, Harry Wallis Hawkins and step-mother, Carolyn, of Madison; sons Jadiah T.L. Duncan of Madison and Michael Garlinghouse, stationed in Gulf Port, Louisiana; her daughters, Jasmin A.N. Holder and Eva Garlinghouse, both of Madison; a brother, Troy W. Hawkins of Madison; and seven grandchildren and several aunts and uncles, cousins and other relatives.

She was preceded in death by her mother in 2012 and her grandparents, Wallis and Bessie Hawkins and Woodrow Wilson and Lucille Price.

Funeral services are 1 p.m. Wednesday, Nov. 20, 2019, at the Morgan & Nay Funeral Centre in Madison with interment to follow in the Grandview Memorial Gardens near Madison. Friends may visit from 5 p.m. to 8 p.m. Tuesday and from noon until time of service Wednesday at the funeral home.

Memorial contributions may be made to the Jefferson County Animal Shelter or the North Madison Church of Christ. Cards are available at the Morgan & Nay Funeral Centres of Madison and Hanover. Online condolences, www.morgan-nay.com



Jessie Henley

Jessie Frances Stucker Henley, 89, of Madison, Indiana, and formerly of Hanover, Indiana, died Friday, Nov. 15, 2019, in Madison.

She was born July 7, 1930 in Saluda, Indiana, to Forest Lewis “Mike” and Merida Bell “Beet” Hall Stucker. She was raised in Paynesville, Indiana, and grew up on the family farm and would help on the farm wherever needed. She graduated from Saluda High School in 1949, was raised in the Mt. Zion United Methodist Church and was later baptized on Feb. 1, 1959 at the Church of Christ in Brandon, Florida.

On June 3, 1950 she was married to Seaman First Class Clarence Edward Henley in Madison, and they had five children. The family resided near Tampa, Florida, for nine years before returning to Jefferson County. She was a devoted wife, homemaker, mom and grandma. She loved to work in her garden, watch her hummingbirds, play with her animals, crochet, watch the grandchildren, play cards, canasta and Chinese checkers and was an avid IU fan. She was devoted to her alma mater at Saluda High School and would always attend the alumni celebrations. In her later years she enjoyed texting family members and watching “Blue Bloods” on television.

Survivors include her daughters, Joyce Anne Henley Adams of Kent, Indiana, and Kathy Sue Henley Jones and Karen Jean Henley Ault, both of Madison; her sons, Edward Lewis Henley of Dupont, Indiana, and Ricky Joe Henley of Madison; and 10 grandchildren, 18 great grandchildren, five great-great grandchildren and several nieces, nephews, cousins and other relatives.

She was preceded in death by her parents; her husband of 58 years in 2008; a grandson, Michael Lynn Clemons in 1969; a great grandson, Michael Alexander Richey in 2001; brothers Lee Stucker and William A. Stucker; and sisters, Louise Stucker Korte and Betty Jane Korte.

Funeral services will be 1 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 21, 2019 at the Morgan & Nay Funeral Centre in Madison with interment to follow in the Indiana Veterans Memorial Cemetery in Madison. Friends may visit Thursday from 11 a.m. until time of service at the funeral home.

Memorial contributions may be made to the Saluda High School Alumni. Cards are available at the Morgan & Nay Funeral Centres of Madison and Hanover. Online condolences, www.morgan-nay.com