Category Archives : Obituaries

Rosalyn Oursler

Rosalyn Irene Oursler, 87, formerly of Cynthiana, Indiana, born to Henry Michael and Cecilia Mary (Martin) Kissel on May 25, 1927, in Haubstadt, Indiana, passed away Monday, January 5, 2015, at West River Health Campus in Evansville, Indiana. She was a member of St. Francis Xavier Catholic Church in Poseyville, Indiana and the Veterans of […]

Gregg Merrick

Gregg K. Merrick, 65 of Mount Vernon, died on January 7, 2015 at Deaconess Gateway Hospital. He was born on November 23, 1949 in Henderson, Kentucky. He was the son of Elbert and Janette (Kinney) Merrick. Mr. Merrick worked for SABIC, Innovative Incorporated and retired in 2009 after 36 years. He served in the National […]

Mary K. Thompson

Mary Kathryn (Katie) Thompson, 85, passed on Saturday, January 10, 2015 surrounded by her family in the comfort of her home in Wadesville, Indiana. She was born July 7, 1929 to Margaret (Seed) Wright and Melvin Harold Wright. A graduate of Oakland City High School (1947), she went to Deaconess School of Nursing completing her […]

Barbara McDonald

Barbara McDonald

Barbara Jean (Farnsworth) McDonald, 72, of Mount Vernon, passed away January 6, 2015 at Deaconess Hospital in Evansville, Ind. She was born September 5, 1942 in Bardstown, Ky., to JD and Ulmay Farnsworth. Barb enjoyed spending time with her grandchildren and traveling. She was preceded in death by her parents; sisters, Helen, Shirley, and Faye; […]

William Randell

William H. Randell, 74, of Huntsville, Alabama, passed away on January 1, 2015 of lung cancer. He was born on July 4, 1940. Bill was born and raised in Mount Vernon, Indiana. He was a career Army officer, joining in 1958. He saw action in Germany, Saudi Arabia, Korea, Vietnam and other parts of the […]



Bob Seebree

Robert Owen Sebree, 85, of Mount Vernon, passed away January 11, 2015 at Mount Vernon Nursing and Rehabilitation Center. He was born December 12, 1929 in Hopkinsville, Ky., to Gustella and Ora Lee (Williams) Sebree. Bob was a welder at Babcock and Wilcox and had been a long-term employee at Dairy Queen. He was a […]

Douglas Pierce

Douglas M. Pierce, 72 of Evansville, passed away Thursday January 8, 2015 at Deaconess Hospital in Evansville. He was born January 3, 1943 in Posey County, the son of Charles and Laveta (Goff) Pierce. He is survived by a sister, Phyllis Shahan of Mount Vernon and several nieces and nephews. Memorial graveside services will be […]


Bertha Phelps

Bertha Mae Phelps, 82 of Mount Vernon, passed away Saturday morning January 10, 2015 at Pine Haven Health and Rehabilitation Center in Evansville. She was born May 1, 1932 in Mount Vernon, the daughter of Samuel and Hazel Douthitt. She married Fred Phelps, Jr. on March 23, 2001 and he preceded her in death on […]

Lillian Woolsey

Lillian Gertrude ‘Gertie’ Woolsey, 96, of Wadesville, Indiana, born to Emit Grubb and Lillian Mona (Johnson) Render on January 30, 1918, in Butler County, Kentucky, passed away Sunday, January 11, 2015, at her home in Wadesville, Indiana. She was a quilter, seamstress, hard worker and passionate about gardening. She was a meat packer and co-owner […]

Carol Jean (Keelor) Motz

Carol Jean (Keelor) Motz, 80, of Evansville, Ind.,, passed away Friday, October 31, 2014 at Deaconess Hospital. She was born October 4, 1934, in Evansville, Indiana to Curren and Mary (Noble) Keelor. Carol was a Worthy Matron of Eastern Star Poseyville Golden Fleece Chapter 176. She worked as a secretary for her husband in the […]