Shelby Funeral Home
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John William Snavely, 66, of the Rileysburg area, died at 5:20 p.m. Sunday, February 10, 2019, in Gibson House at Union Hospital of Terre Haute, Ind.
He was born February 9, 1953, at Danville, Ill., to Robert and Doriene (Gouty) Snavely.
Karen L. Briggs, 57, of Covington, Ind., died at 5:53 p.m. Monday, Jan. 28, 2019, in the emergency room of OSF Sacred Heart Medical Center, Danville.
She was born August 15, 1961, in Danville, Ill., to Irving Thomas and Nettie Louise (Smith)...
Georgeanna Ford, 93, of Covington, Ind., died at 10:15 a.m. EST Wednesday, January 23, 2019, at Five Star Residences of Banta Pointe, Indianapolis.
Georgeanna Ford was born February 27, 1925, in Attica, Ind. She was a daughter of the late James...
Patty Sue Vincent, 84, of Veedersburg, Ind., died at 2:26 a.m. EST Tuesday, Jan. 22, 2019, in her residence.
She was born October 19, 1934, in Muhlenberg County, Ky., to Mort and Cora Louise (Green) Parker.
She married William F. Vincent on Aug....
Jason L. Hayman, 52 of Covington, Ind., died unexpectedly Sunday, January 20, 2019, at his residence.
He was born May 20, 1966, in Danville, Ill., to Donald and Joyce (Dillon) Hayman.
He married Peggy L. Parrett on June 1, 1998, in Columbia,...
Iona J. Lister, 80, of Portland Arch, died at 10 p. m. Thursday, Dec. 20, 2018, at Ben Hur Nursing Home, Crawfordsville. She was born April 9, 1938, at Cates, Ind., the daughter of Harold Otis and Opal Marie (McLain) Swim.
Elneda June Niccum, 83, of Covington, Ind., died at 9:04 a.m. Friday, December 7, 2018, at OSF Sacred Heart Medical Center, Danville.
She was born June 12, 1935, at West Lebanon, Ind., the daughter of John Thomas and Eva Agnes (Williams)...
Dorothy "Dot" Ann Strawser, 93, of Covington, Ind., died unexpectedly at 7:20 a.m. EST Tuesday, November 27, 2018, at The Waters of Covington.
She was born July 10, 1925, in Danville, Ill., the daughter of Garsa and Gertrude (Hagan) Dennis.
Jack Leroy Felgenhauer Jr., 68, of Decatur, Ind., died Saturday, November 17, 2018, at Adams County Hospital, Decatur.
He was born December 5, 1949, in Danville, Ill., the son of Jack Leroy and Violet Marie (Nale) Felgenhauer.
Jack was a 1968...
Margaret "Peggy" Jeannette (Daniel) Parke, 100, died Wednesday, November 14, 2018, at IU Methodist Hospital, Indianapolis.
She was born in Wisemantown, Ky., on October 15, 1918, later migrating to Tangier, Ind., where the family survived by...
Patsy Gee, 86, of Covington, Ind., died Friday, Nov. 16, 2018, at home. She was born Oct. 24, 1932, at Cates, Ind., the daughter of Harlan and Eva (Richardson) MCLain.
Patsy was a life resident of the Covington area. She was a 1950 graduate of...
Helen Frances Shelby, 90, of Covington, Ind., died at 8 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 15, 2018, at Franciscan St. Elizabeth Hospital, Crawfordsville. She was born July 2, 1928, at Foster, Warren County, Indiana the daughter of Claude Irvin and Bertha Agnes...
Leafa Mitchell, 98, of Covington, Ind., died at 11:57 a.m. Sunday, November 4, 2018, at Hawthorne Inn, Danville, Ill., where she had resided for four years.
She was born March 24, 1920, in Wabash Township, Covington, the daughter of Homer and...
James "Jimmy" Edwin Lewin III, beloved son, brother, uncle and friend, found his way to God's heaven on Wednesday afternoon, October 10, 2018.
Jimmy was born in Fairfax, Va., on June 8, 1993. His parents are James Edwin Lewin Jr., of...
Bernard Allen Briggs, 85, of Covington, Ind., died Wednesday, October 3, 2018, at OSF Heart of Mary Medical Center in Urbana.
He was born December 11, 1932, at Kempton, Ind., the son of Herman D. and Effie (Allen) Briggs.
He graduated from...
Nancy Sue Lyons, 57, of Waukegan, died Sunday, Sept. 30, 2018, at Vista Medical Center East, Waukegan. Nancy was born Sept. 14, 1961, at Danville, the daughter of Archie and Linda Lyons Campbell.
She was a former resident of Veedersburg and a...
Linda Kay Garrett, 63, of Covington, Ind., died unexpectedly Tuesday, September 18, 2018, at home.
She was born April 6, 1955, in Kansas, the daughter of William Leroy and Margaret Eloise (Brown) Garrett.
Linda was a resident of Covington most...
Luke Landon Clark, 26, of Perrysville, Ind., died accidently Sunday, September 9, 2018, at Crawfordsville, Ind.
He was born October 15, 1991, at Lafayette, Ind., the son of John B. and Tammy (Lyons) Clark.
He was a 2010 graduate of Fountain...
Irene Lois Bland, 98, of Perrysville, Ind., passed away Wednesday, August 29, 2018, at home.
She was born in Omaha, Neb, on November 23, 1919, the daughter of Gus and Alice (Davis) Wait.
Her family moved to Danville, Ill., where she graduated...
Jerald "Jerry" M. O'Neal, 86, of Covington, Ind., died Saturday, August 18, 2018, at Fairway Village, Indianapolis, where he had resided the past year.
He was born February 29, 1932, in Covington, the son of Jesse Verl and Alpha (Morris)...
Judith "Judy" Kay Farrell, 75, of Tilton, died Thursday, Aug. 9, 2018, at OSF Sacred Heart Medical Center, Danville. She was born Jan. 7, 1943, at Danville, the daughter of Vernon H. and Gladys (Swaim) Farrell.
She was a resident of Tilton and...
Norma E Hughes, 84, of Perrysville, Ind., died Sunday, Aug. 5, 2018, at The Waters of Covington in Covington, Ind.
She was born March 12, 1934, in Gessie, Ind., the daughter of John and Mae (Keister) Hines.
A life resident of the Gessie area,...
Bertha T. Smith, 94, of Danville, died Saturday, August 4, 2018, at North Logan Health Care.
She was born December 15, 1923, in Vermilion County, Illinois, the daughter of Oliver and Mary (Loveall) Bailey.
Bertha was employed for several years...
Linda Kay Goley, 81, of Covington, Ind., passed away Sunday July 15, 2018, at St. Vincent Williamsport Hospital.
She was born January 4, 1937, at Peru, Ind., to Alvia Mahlon and Juanita Maxine (Wagner) Smith.
She married Charles Eugene Goley on...
MACON, Ga. - Mildred Lorraine Diffenderfer Tate passed away on July 1, 2018, at her residence at Carlyle Place in Macon, Ga.
She was born October 10, 1921, in Momence, Ill. Her parents were Herman Floyd Diffenderfer and Beatrice Victoria Perry...