Glen M. Neeley
72; Army veteran
A memorial services for Glen N. Neeley, 72, of New Albany, will be held at 4 p.m. Saturday, July 31, at Oak Street Chapel of Seabrook, Dieckmann & Naville Funeral Homes. He died Monday, July 26, 2004, at Floyd Memorial Hospital and Health Services after an extended illness.
He was a native of Jonesville, Va., and retired owner of Hoosier Termite and Pest Control. He attended Wesley Chapel United Methodist Church and was an Army veteran.
Survivors include his wife, the former Muriel Craig; three sons, Lynn Neeley and wife, Vicki, Richmond, Va.; Jimmy Tanksley and wife, Susie, New Albany and Dr. Steven Neeley and wife, Rita, New Albany; a daughter, Glenda Neeley, Dayton, Ohio; a brother, Ray Neeley, Fairborn, Ohio; five grandchildren and six great-grandchildren.
Visitation at the funeral home will be after 2 p.m. Saturday.
The family requests that expressions of sympathy take the form of contributions to Hospice and Palliative Care of Southern Indiana.
47; of Mauckport
Funeral services for Jeanette Williams, 47, of Mauckport, will be held at 2 p.m. Saturday, July 31, at Wesley Chapel United Methodist Church near Mauckport, with burial in the Wesley Chapel Cemetery. She died Wednesday, July 28, 2004, at her home.
Visitation will be at Beanblossom-Cesar Funeral Home in Corydon from 6 to 9 p.m. today, Thursday, July 29, from 8 a.m. to 9 p.m. Friday, July 30 and after 8 a.m. Saturday, July 31.
Jeann Lee Frank
77; of Illinois
A celebration of life service for Jeann Lee (nee Budd) Frank, 71, of Grayslake, Ill., formerly of Jeffersonville, will be held at 10:45 a.m. Monday, Aug. 2, at Crossroads Church, 1350 State Route 137, Grayslake, Ill. She passed away Sunday, July 25, 2004, at Victory Lakes Assisted Care Facility in Lindenhurst, Ill., following a battle with brain cancer.
Jeann was born in Jeffersonville. She grew up in New Albany, where she completed high school. She attended Indiana University and completed her degree in education at Carthage College in Wisconsin.
Jeann met her husband of 44 years while working at the Aetna Insurance Company in Louisville, Ky. They married and had four children while in Louisville. Their children and their spouses are Louis F. Frank III and Carol (nee Cole), Lee Ann and Randall Olson of Yorkville, Ill., Robert and Shawn (nee Altmann) Frank of Lake Villa, Ill. and Angela and Clint Heatley, Plano, Texas. Jeann is also survived by her sister-in-laws, Marilyn Budd (nee Koehler) of New Albany and Zoerado Budd Mills (nee Bacot). She is also survived by 10 beloved grandchildren.
Jeann was well known in her hometown and returned often for school reunions. Her parents, Chester O. and Hazel (nee Daley) Budd had the Budd Service Station. When challenged to prove her DAR lineage, she brought her family to the Budd family farm on Budd Road to research her father's line. She fondly remembered spending summers on her grandparents' farm.
She always proudly called herself a "Hoosier" wherever her world travels took her. She was known for her volunteer work and leadership roles in many organizations. This started early in her life. She was active in the Jobs Daughters, was drum majorette for her high school band and active in student council, swimming and church.
She is also survived by her sister-in-laws, Marilyn (nee Koehler) Budd, Sellersburg and Zoerado (nee Bacot) Budd Mills, Hamilton, Ohio.
Visitation will be at Strang Funeral Chapel and Crematorium, 410 East Belvidere Street, Grayslake, Ill. from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Sunday, Aug. 1. The funeral home's phone number is 847-223-8122.
Betty Jean Stewart
64; of Beaumont, Texas
Betty Jean Stewart, 64, of Beaumont, Texas, died Tuesday, July 27, 2004, at Jewish Hospital, Louisville.
She was a native of Beaumont, Texas, a member of Christ Gospel Church and a volunteer for Baptist Hospital in Beaumont. She was also a retired school teacher with the Beaumont Independent School District.
Survivors include two sons, Willie Parker III, Beaumont, Texas, Darrell Parker, Jeffersonville; two daughters, Princetta Wilcox, Pinellas Park, Fla. and Rachel Stewart, Beaumont, Texas; a sister, Jewel Knighton, Longview, Texas; a bother, Eugene Washington, Beaumont, Texas; 10 grandchildren and one great-grandchild.
She was preceded in death by her parents, Vera and Olivia Washington.
Funeral services will be held at a later date in Beaumont, Texas.
Scott Funeral Home's, North Chapel, is in charge of local arrangements.
Dora L. Bowyer
96; retired factory worker
Funeral services for Dora L. Bowyer, 96, of Clarksville, will be held at 11 a.m. Thursday, July 29, at St. Anthony's Catholic Church, Clarksville, with burial in New Washington Cemetery. She died Monday, July 26, 2004, at Hallmark Progressive Care Center, Clarksville.
She was a native of Birmingham, Ala. and a retired factory worker from M. Fine & Sons, New Albany and ICI Americas, Charlestown. She was a member of St. Anthony's Catholic Church.
Survivors include a son, Raymond Velmont Cartwright, Louisville; a sister, Helen R. Bennett, Flint, Mich.; two grandchildren; three great-grandchildren and seven great-great-grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Kermit R. Bowyer.
Visitation at Coots Funeral Home will be from 9 to 10:30 a.m. Thursday, July 29.
William "Bill" DeCourcy
84; of Clarksville
Funeral services for William "Bill" DeCourcy, 84, of Clarksville, will be held at 10 a.m. Friday, July 30, at Scott Funeral Home's North Chapel, with entombment in Kraft-Graceland Mausoleum. He died Monday, July 26, 2004, at Floyd Memorial Hospital and Health Services.
He was a native of Cleaton, Ky., an Army veteran of World War II and a retired engineer of Colgate Palmolive Co. He was a member of Clark Lodge 40, the Scottish Rite in Indianapolis, the Murat Shrine, American Legion Post 35 and Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 1832.
Survivors include his wife, M. Lenora DeCourcy, New Albany; two daughters, Donretia Probus and her husband, Vance, New Albany and Charlotte Eckerty and her husband, R. David, Jeffersonville; three grandchildren, Kevin Probus, Kim Duncan and Missi Snelling and five great-grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by a daughter, Sherry Kay Melton.
Visitation at Scott Funeral Home's North Chapel will be from 4 to 8 p.m. Thursday, July 29.
The family requests that expressions of sympathy take the form of contributions to the Alzheimer's Association.
Grace Knuckles Meyer
81; of Borden
A memorial service for Grace Knuckles Meyer, 81, of Borden, will be held at 2 p.m. Saturday, July 31, at Borden Church of Christ. She died Wednesday, July 14, 2004.
Visitation at the church will be after noon on Saturday.
Hughes-Taylor Funeral Home, Salem, is in charge of arrangements.
Lottie Mae Oglesby
79; of Jeffersonville
Funeral services for Lottie Mae Oglesby, 79, of Jeffersonville, will be held at 11 a.m. Friday, July 30, at St. James United Methodist Church, Jeffersonville. She died Monday, July 26, 2004, at Clark Memorial Hospital.
She was a native of Jeffersonville, a retired librarian for Greater Clark County Schools and a member of St. James United Methodist Church and the Eastern Star.
Survivors include three daughters, Regina Oglesby, Charlestown, Patricia Ann Oglesby, Jeffersonville and Lisa Y. Barnett, Jeffersonville; a son, Gary Michael Oglesby, Jeffersonville; a sister, Mary Morehead, Jeffersonville; a brother, George Grant, Jeffersonville; eight grandchildren and nine great-grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Clarence W. Oglesby.
Visitation at the church will be from 4 to 9 p.m. Thursday, July 29.
The family requests that expressions of sympathy take the form of contributions to St. James United Methodist Church.
Scott Funeral Home's North Chapel, is in charge of arrangements.
Louise Pittman Walls
74; former accountant for ICI Americas
Funeral services for Louise Pittman Walls, 74, of Charlestown, will be held at 11 a.m. Thursday, July 29, at the First Baptist Church, Charlestown, with burial in Charlestown Cemetery. She died Monday, July 26, 2004.
She was a native of Paoli, a former accountant for ICI Americas and a member of the First Baptist Church, Charlestown and Order of Eastern Star 597.
Survivors include her husband, Nova Walls; their children and their families, Sandy McCoy and her husband Ted and their children, Julie McCoy and Jonathan McCoy and his wife, Colette and their children, Luke and Ella; Rita McCoy and husband, Mark and their children, Adam and Meredith and Rev. Jimmy Walls and wife, Catherine and their children, Nathan and Ashley.
She was preceded in death by two sisters and four brothers.
Visitation at Grayson Funeral Home, Charlestown, will be from 2 to 9 p.m. today, Wednesday, July 28 and after 9 a.m. Thursday at the church.
The family requests that expressions of sympathy take the form of contributions to the First Baptist Church building fund, P.O. Box 36, Charlestown, IN. 47111.
Victoria Marie Spencer
38; of Sellersburg
Funeral services for Victoria Marie Spencer, 38, of Sellersburg, were held at 2 p.m. today, Wednesday, July 28, at Collins Funeral Home, Scottsburg, She died Sunday, July 25, 2004.
Visitation as held Tuesday at the funeral home.