Daily Archives: July 29, 2014


Top Stories for 7-29-14 1

Appeals Court upholds Jacob Aaron Phillips’ sentence. Major portion of 200 block of Main is coming down. Hagemann joins Wolfgang for event. New Harmony celebrates, looks at uncertain future.

Jacob Aaron Phillips

Martha Kleinschmidt

Martha Kleinschmidt

Martha Louise (Shoemake) Kleinschmidt, 79, of Mount Vernon, passed away July 27, 2014 at West River Health Campus in Evansville. She was born August 25, 1934 in Posey County, Ind. She was the oldest child of Leonard and Maggie (Woodson) Shoemake. Martha was the office manager and bookkeeper at Bayer Insurance and Real Estate in […]


Winifred Martin 1

Winifred ‘Sue’ Martin, age 72, of Mount Vernon, Ind., passed away Tuesday, July 22, 2014 at Deaconess Hospital Gateway Campus. Sue had worked as a waitress for both the Red Geranium and F’s Steakhouse. She enjoyed working with people and had never met a stranger. She was a member of Holy Angels Catholic Church in […]

Winifred Martin

Edith Simmons

Edith Simmons 1

Edith (Liberti) Simmons, 97, of Mount Vernon, passed away July 19, 2014 at Mount Vernon Nursing and Rehabilitation in Mount Vernon. She was born September 27, 1916 in Gainesville, N. Y., to Albert and Mary (Whitacre) Dumbleton. Edith worked in photography and was a Pink Lady volunteer at a hospital in Florida. She was preceded […]


Betty Underwood

Betty Catherine Underwood, 59, of Prescott Valley, Arizona, born to William L. and Dorothy M. Brison Hillis on November 19, 1954, in Smyrna, Tennessee, passed away Tuesday, July 22, 2014 at Hospice Family Care in Prescott, Arizona. After marrying her husband, Larry, they moved to Huber Heights, Ohio where they resided for 35 years. Betty […]


Kenley Kauffman

Kenley Kauffman

Kenley D. Kauffman, 47, of Mount Vernon, Indiana, passed away Friday, July 25, 2014, at his home. He was born on March 17, 1967, in Evansville, Indiana. Kenley was a member and Deacon at East Side Christian Church in Evansville. He was a former member of the Moose Lodge in Mount Vernon and the Mount […]