Yearly Archives: 2014


Marissa Edward

Marissa Lynn Edward, 35, of Mount Vernon, passed away Friday, August 29, 2014 at Deaconess Hospital in Evansville, Ind. She was born April 19, 1979 in Evansville, Ind., to Glen and Doris Jayne (Ricketts) Edward. Marissa was preceded in death by her mother, Jayne Edward in 2009. She is survived by her father; daughter, Taylor […]

Madeline Wood

Amanda Axton

Amanda Axton

Amanda E. Axton, 89, of Poseyville, Indiana, born to Choice and Ammer (Asher) Clark on November 15, 1924, in Dixon, Kentucky, passed away Saturday, August 23, 2014, at the VNA Plus Charlier Hospice Center in Evansville, Indiana. She was a farmers’ wife, dedicated mother and homemaker and had worked for Whirpool and Republic Aviation as […]


Donald Hartmann

Donald R. Hartmann, 79, of Mount Vernon, passed away Friday, August 15, 2014 at his home, after a courageous battle with cancer. He was born March 1, 1935 to William and Anna (Folz) Hartmann of Caborn. Don attended St. Matthews and Mount Vernon High School, graduating in 1953. Don was a talented carpenter and was […]

Donald Hartmann

Anita Ainsworth

Anita Louise Ainsworth, 76, of Mount Vernon, passed away Wednesday, August 6, 2014 at Deaconess Hospital in Evansville, Ind. She was born September 8, 1937 in Mount Vernon, Ind., to John and Bessie (Bradford) Moore. Anita was a secretary at Babcock and Wilcox. Anita was preceded in death by her parents and son, Greg Cox. […]


John Grannan

John Bartholomew Grannan Jr., 75, died on Thursday, July 31, 2014. John received a bachelor’s degree in Accounting from the University of Evansville, was a lifetime member of the Sigma Phi Epsilon Fraternity, was in the Army and Air Force Reserves and was a member Basilica of Saints Peter and Paul Catholic Church. He always […]

John Grannan

Samuel Cartwright

Samuel M. Cartwright, 84, of Poseyville, Indiana, born to Dorris and Electia (West) Cartwright on November 11, 1929, in Granite City, Illinois, passed away Sunday, August 3, 2014, at Deaconess Hospital in Evansville, Indiana. He graduated from Wadesville High School in 1947, was a member of Old Union Christian Church, near Poseyville. He retired from […]


Ben Cox

Ben Andy Cox, 52, went to be with the Lord on July 30, 2014. Ben was born May 20, 1962 the son of Hezekiah and Flora (Givens) Cox Sr. Ben was what one would call a professional student. He loved learning and attending school whether it was through in class, or distant education courses. He […]


Eloise Pfister

Eloise Pfister, 100, of New Harmony, Indiana born August 31, 1913, to Louis W. and Maude Sanders Barnett in Griffin, Ind. She married Alfred Pfister on December 26, 1932 and lived with him on their farm near New Harmony until he died in 1999. At that time she moved to Holiday Retirement Village and lived […]


David Crawford

David Aaron Crawford, 33 of Mount Vernon, passed away Sunday August 3, 2014. He was born May 12, 1981 in Evansville, the son of Danny and Sue (Crawford) Lashley. David was a Certified Diesel Mechanic. He had worked for Peterbilt and most recently Whayne Supply. He worked for many area farmers. He loved coaching girls […]

Eloise Pfister

Jacob Aaron Phillips

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.