Betty L. (Morrow) Englebright, 83, of Mount Vernon, Indiana passed away Tuesday, July 1, 2014, surrounded by her husband, children and grandchildren. Betty was born May 10, 1931 to parents, Alonzo and Opal Hardin. She was a lifetime member of the First Presbyterian Church in Mount Vernon. Betty devoted her life to caring for others. […]
Wallace Tenderson Smith, 96, of Mount Vernon passed away July 2, 2014 at Deaconess Hospital in Evansville. He was born January 16, 1918 in Massac County, Ill., to Lewis Wilburn and Elinor M. (Wallace) Smith. Wallace served in the US Army during WWII. He was a school teacher at Marrs Elementary and had been a […]
Joan (Lawrence) Novak, 80, of Evansville passed away July 2, 2014 at Deaconess Hospital in Evansville. She was born May 20, 1934 in Mount Vernon, Ind., to Charles Sr. and Sarah (Bailey) Lawrence. Joanie was an elementary music teacher in the Evansville Vanderburgh School Corporation. She was a member of the First United Methodist Church. […]
Charles Thomas Weilbrenner, 71, of Mount Vernon passed away July 2, 2014 at Deaconess Hospital in Evansville. He was born December 15, 1942 in Evansville, Ind., the son of the late Charles Manford and Dorothy (Lynch) Weilbrenner. Tom was a Class of 1960 graduate of Mount Vernon High School and a 1964 graduate of Purdue […]
Eugene Francis Fleming, 83, of Poseyville, Indiana, born to Henry and Ann (Bernd) Fleming on April 8, 1931, in Detroit, Michigan, passed away Monday, June 30, 2014, at Deaconess Hospital in Evansville, Indiana. He was a Korean War Veteran and a loving husband, father and grandfather. Surviving are his wife: Maribelle (Boren) Fleming of Poseyville, […]
Mary Essie Williams, 87, of New Harmony, Indiana, died Monday, June 30, 2014 at Charlier Hospice Center in Evansville, Indiana. Essie was born the second of four daughters on February 9, 1927 in rural Mount Vernon, Indiana, to Harold and Malinda Stevens Stein. She married Billy Ray Williams on February 2, 1946, in Evansville, Indiana. […]
Posey Fair to begin this week. Mount Vernon ‘prepared’ for grant. Plans released for Posey road repairs. North Posey Black dominates Babe Ruth League. Owen Dunn falls to Rockport, weather. Look for these great stories in this week’s printed copy of The Posey County News.
By Valerie Werkmeister Parents often have dreams for their kids. Doctors or lawyers or maybe a successful businessman are a few career paths they may hope to see their son set foot on. But have you ever heard someone say, ‘I want my son to be an Eagle Scout.’? It’s a shame too because so […]