Category Archives : Obituaries


John Mattingly

John Kevin Mattingly, 60, of Mount Vernon, Ind., passed away on Sunday, September 21, 2014 in Evansville, Ind. He was born on July 6, 1954 in Mount Vernon, Pennsylvania to Henry and Cretie (Hale) Mattingly. John enjoyed working on cars, tinkering with antiques, and watching UFC fights. He was preceded in death by his parents […]


Roy Jackson

Roy Lee Jackson, 86 of Mount Vernon, passed away Friday evening September 19, 2014 at Deaconess Hospital, just missing his 87th Birthday. He was born September 20, 1927 in Posey County, the son of Joseph and Georgia (Grooms) Jackson. He married Lillie Mae Bishop on December 18, 1948 at Yuma, Ariz., and she preceded him […]


Donna Sledd

Donnie Dianne ‘Donna’ Sledd, 61, of Mount Vernon, Ind., passed away on Friday, September 19, 2014 in Evansville, Ind. She was born on March 31, 1953 in Benton, Ky., to Lloyd and Mary (Ray) Albright. Donna had worked at the Four Seasons Motel where she was at the front desk. She had attended Point Township […]


Nina Gross

Nina Bell (Knott) Gross, 73, of Mount Vernon, Ind., passed away on Monday, September 15, 2014 in Evansville, Ind. She was born on August 17, 1941 to William and Elner (Watts) Knott. Nina was a long time member of Mt. Zion General Baptist Church. She loved her Pomeranian, Sweet Pea and enjoyed fishing and taking […]


Raymond Gross

Raymond C. Gross, 78 of Mount Vernon, passed away Sunday September 28, 2014 at his home. He was born March 31, 1936 at Mt. Vernon, the son of Paul and Mary (Walker) Gross. He married Phyllis June Cameron on September 3, 1960 in Mt. Vernon and she preceded him in death on July 23, 2012. […]


Floyd Schoening

Floyd Melvin Schoening Jr., 68, of Mount Vernon, Ind., passed away on Sunday, September 28, 2014 in Mount Vernon, Ind. He was born on October 17, 1945 in Posey County, Ind., to Floyd Sr. and Georgia (Sutton) Schoening. Floyd was a member of Eagles 1717 and Elks 277. He was preceded in death by parents […]


Vernon Dempersmier

Vernon Eugene Dempersmier, 79, of Mount Vernon, Ind., passed away on Friday, September 26, 2014 in Mount Vernon, Ind. He was born on December 11, 1934 in Posey County, Ind., to Tafil and Aleeda (Oschman) Dempersmier. Vernon married Martha ‘Sue’ (Stiles) Dempersmier on September 10, 1955. He graduated from Mount Vernon High School with the […]


Paul Cooper

Paul K. Cooper, 83, passed away Friday, September 19, 2014 at Mairinque, Brasil he was born March 31, 1931 in Westtown, N. Y., the son of Frank and Mabel (Wilson) Cooper. Paul served his country in the United States Army and retired from the United States Postal Service. He his survived by his son, Ken […]


Robert Hill

Robert Ray Hill, 78, of Mount Vernon, Ind., passed away on Friday, September 26, 2014 in Evansville, Ind. He was born on July 26, 1936 in Evansville, Ind., to William and Florence (Beer) Hill. Bob was a member of First Baptist Church where he was a deacon. He was preceded in death by his parents […]


Larry Robinson 1

Larry Wayne Robinson, 75, passed away Sunday, August 31, 2014 at his residence. He was born in Gibson County on November 26, 1938 the son of Walter Glenn and Zula Mae (Strickland) Robinson. Larry was a graduate of Poseyville High School class of 1957, served his country in the United States Army and was an […]