Obituaries

Nelda M. Morton

Nelda Marie (Williams) Morton, 78, passed away Sunday, May 9, 2021 at the John R. Williamson Hospice House in El Dorado, Arkansas, after her battle with cancer.   She was born October 25, 1942 to Maggie (Bearden) Williams and W. R. Williams in El Dorado, Arkansas. Nelda worked as a bookkeeper for many years and retired…

Emma Jean Horlacher

Mrs. Emma Jean Horlacher, 92, of Thorntown, Indiana, passed away Sunday, May 2, 2021 at Homewood Health Campus in Lebanon, Indiana.  She was born on January 27, 1929 in Lebanon, Indiana, a daughter of the late Zarah Oral and Nellie E. (Mayfield) Meenach. Emma attended Lebanon High School.  On October 27, 1949, she was married…

James Dewayne “Jim” Flaugher

James Dewayne “Jim” Flaugher, 50, of Frankfort, Ind., died April 24, 2021 at his home.  He was born November 1, 1970 in Frankfort, Ind. to Charles Lee Flaugher and Rhonda Jane (Martin) Hall. James was a graduate of Frankfort High School.  He worked in construction building grain bins.  He enjoyed fishing, hunting, camping, and just…

Dale L. Nance

Mr. Dale Leon Nance, 78, of Darlington, Indiana, passed away on Friday, April 16, 2021.  He was born November 20, 1942 in Boone County, Indiana, a son of the late Kenneth E. and Imogene C. (Key) Nance.  Following graduation from Lebanon High School, Dale served his country honorably in the United States Air Force.  Dale…

Ruth Coffman

Mrs. Ruth Marie Coffman, 82, passed away on Tuesday, April 6, 2021 at St. Vincent Hospice in Indianapolis. She was born on November 19, 1938 in Lafayette, Indiana; a daughter of the late Roy Oscar and Laura Alice (Gum) Houmard. A longtime resident of Lafayette, Ruth attended Lafayette Jefferson High School. She moved to Thorntown,…

Edith Frances Campbell

Edith Frances Campbell, 76, passed away peacefully at home on Friday morning, March 26, 2021.  She was born in Lebanon on October 21, 1944, a daughter of the late Robert James and Lucille (Morgan) Groce. She attended Lebanon High School. Edith worked over 20 years at the Donaldson Filter Factory in Frankfort, Indiana, retiring in…

Bob Scott

Mr. Robert “Bob” Joseph Scott, 80, of Thorntown, passed away peacefully at home surrounded by his loving family Monday morning, March 22, 2021.  He was born February 9, 1941 in Boone County, Indiana; a son of the late Joseph Oscar and Mary Louise (Saunders) Scott. A life resident of Boone County, he graduated from Dover…

Karen Sue Casey

Mrs. Karen Sue Casey, 62, of Lebanon, passed away Thurs., March 18, 2021, at Witham Memorial Hospital in Lebanon. She was born Oct. 14, 1958, in Frankfort, a daughter of the late Maurice K. and Donnabelle (Kingery) Chamberlain. She married James Casey on Dec. 31, 1990. He survives. Karen worked as a parts manager for…

Steven T. Spear

Mr. Steven “Steve” Troy Spear, 48, of Thorntown, Indiana, passed away Tuesday, March 9, 2021 at home with family by his side. He was born on January 13, 1973 in Lebanon, Indiana; a son of Michael and Carol (Lollar) Spear. Steve was a 1991 graduate of Western Boone Jr. Senior High School. Following high school…

Chuck Stevens

Charles E. “Chuck” Stevens, 68, passed away at midnight on Sunday, March 7, 2021 surrounded by family.  He was born on December 18, 1952 in Lebanon, Indiana. Chuck graduated from Thorntown High School, class of ’71, where he was a multi-sport athlete, excelling in football and track.  He attended Indiana Business College in Indianapolis before…