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James A. “Jim” Cripe

James A. “Jim” Cripe, 67, of   Flora,   passed   away   on Friday   May   12,   2017,   at Lenoir Memorial Hospital in Kinston, N.C.  He was born Dec. 7, 1949, in Cass County, Ind., the son of   the   Paul   Cripe   and Margaret (Hayes) Wagoner. He was a graduate of Carroll High School in 1969. After high school,  Jim joined the…

Harry Dennis “Denny” Marsh

Harry Dennis “Denny” Marsh, 72, of Frankfort passed away on Thursday, May 18, 2017 at his home. He was born December 26, 1944 in Gary to Harry Alford and Ada Marie (Henson) Marsh. Denny graduated from Clinton Central in 1963, was a machinist for Federal Mogul for over 32 years and continued working after moving…

Susan E. Steffy

Susan Elizabeth Steffy, 49, of Rossville passed away on Sunday, May 14, 2017 at her home following an extended illness.  She was born November 27, 1967 in Evansville to the late Robert B. and Virginia C. (Cameron) Steffy.  She attended Rise Learning Center in Indianapolis. Surviving family includes one brother, Douglas E. Steffy, of Orlando,…

Fred Laprad

Fred M. Laprad, 101, a life-long resident of Rossville, passed away on Thursday, May 11, 2017, at Milner Community Health. He was born February 1, 1916, in Camden, to John Thomas “Tom” and Nancy Barnhart Laprad.  On February 27, 1939, he married Wilma Smeltzer; she passed away on August 18, 1968.  On March 24, 1974,…

Janis “Bill” Godbey

Janis “Bill” Godbey, 78, of Rossville, passed away on Wednesday, May 10, 2017, at Franciscan Health in Lafayette. He was born September 2, 1938, in Bethelridge, Kentucky, to Troy and E. Lois Wiles Godbey.  On October 17, 1959, he married Janet A. Shadoan in Ferguson, Kentucky; together they shared 58 years of marriage. Bill and…

Carolyn “Sue” McCune

Carolyn “Sue” McCune, 84, of Frankfort passed away on Thursday, May 11, 2017 at her home following an extended illness. She was born April 4, 1933 in Frankfort to Reldo and Effie (Singleton) McKinzie. Sue graduated from Frankfort High School in 1952 and was employed by PR Mallory for over 35 years. On July 10,…

Alice I. Sharp

Alice I. Sharp, 83, of Frankfort, passed away on Monday, May 8, 2017, at St. Vincent Frankfort Hospital. She was born May 4, 1934, in Tompkinsville, KY, to Clarence and Anna Sewell Denham.  Alice married Everett Allen who preceded her in death.  On March 10, 1984, she married Joseph “Joe” Sharp in Las Vegas; he…

Zachary Caldwell

Zachary Lynn Caldwell, 13, of Frankfort, passed away on Saturday, May 6, 2017.  He was born September 18, 2003, in Frankfort, to Shannon and Brenda Fingerle Caldwell; his parents survive. Zachary attended Clinton Prairie Schools and was a member of the FFA.  He enjoyed and played football and was a lineman on both sides since…

Maelynn Marie Worth

Maelynn Marie Worth, infant daughter of Ashley Worth, passed away on April 20, 2017 at Norton Children’s Hospital in Louisville, KY. Surviving family includes mother, Ashley Worth (Kyle Haverstock); father, Michael Hanthorne; maternal grandparents, Hope & Russel Hubble III and John & Priscilla Worth; paternal grandparents, Melissa Hall & Mike Cheek; uncles, Jonathon and Tyler…

Charles LaPlante

Charles R. “Chuck” LaPlante, 84, of Carroll County, passed away on Tuesday May 2, 2017 at the Parkwood Health Care Center in Lebanon, Indiana. Charles was born on July 5, 1932 in Lafayette, the son of the late George Arthur and Thelma Fay (Grubbs) LaPlante. On September 5, 1953 Chuck married Mary Adelia (Draper) LaPlante,…