Obituaries

Rev. Richard H. Pursifull

Rev. Richard H. Pursifull, 62, of Kirklin, IN, passed away Monday, December 3, 2018, at his home. He was born May 21, 1956, in Frankfort, to Roscoe Hartzell and Catherine B. (Shoemaker) Pursifull.  On July 28, 1974, he married Joyce A. Cox and they shared 44 years together; she survives in Kirklin. Richard had been…

Rofolfo Valdovinos Moreno

Rodolfo Valdovinos Moreno, 17, of Frankfort, died December 2, 2018 at IU Health Frankfort Hospital.  He was born January 26, 2001 in Lazaro Cardenaz Michoacan Mexico to Ricardo Valdovinos Espino & Agripina Moreno Barragan. Rodolfo was a senior at Frankfort Senior High School and had lived in Frankfort for 16 years.  He was a member of…

David W. ‘Bub’ Schocke

David W. “Bub” Schocke, 73, of Grand Island, Nebraska died Thursday, November 29, 2018 at his home surrounded by his children. Memorial services will be Monday, December 3, 2018 at 10:30 a.m. at Third City Church in Grand Island with Pastor Scott Jones officiating. Visitation will be on Monday, December 3rd from 9:30 a.m. until…

Mary Lou Clingan

Mary Lou Clingan, 81, of Frankfort, Ind., died December 2, 2018 at Rosewalk Village, Lafayette, Ind.  She was born August 28, 1937 in Clinton County to Clyde Dale & Dorothy (Myers) Elkins.  She was previously married to Junior Ray Baker, Billy Joe Hindsley, and Junior Disinger. Mary Lou married Martin Clingan on March 24, 1980,…

Marjorie A. Hurless

Marjorie A. Hurless, 87, of Frankfort, passed away on Friday, November 30, 2018 at Wesley Manor Retirement Community in Frankfort. She was born on May 3, 1931 in Crawfordsville to William Herman & Gertrude (Stewart) Wheat.  She married Fred M. Hurless Jr. on June 24, 1951 and he preceded her in death in 2004.  Marjorie…

Garrett E. Brown

Garrett E. Brown, 80, of Frankfort, passed away on Friday, November 29, 2018 in his home. He was born on November 15, 1938 in Clinton County to Garrett and Eva Mae (Christy) Brown.  A lifelong Clinton County resident, he graduated from Jackson High School.  He married Betty Martin on August 28, 1987 and she survives. …

Jessie A. Williamson Jr.

Jessie A. Williamson Jr., 58, of Frankfort, Ind., died November 29, 2018 at his home.  He was born September 20, 1960 in Pelham, Georgia to Jessie A. Williamson Sr., and Ethel N. (Glass) Williamson.  He married Susan L. Smith on May 23, 1987 in Frankfort and she survives. Jessie attended Calhoun High School in Georgia. …

John Thomas Lowery

John Thomas Lowery, 77, of Mulberry, passed away on Wednesday, November 28, 2018, at Kindred Hospital Indianapolis North.  He was born April 27, 1941, in Crawfordsville, to Frank and Edith Viola (Myers) Lowery.  On April 30, 1982, he married Phan Nguyen; she survives. John graduated from Alamo High School near Crawfordsville.  He served in the…

Barbara S. (Brown) Pfister

Barbara passed away on Tuesday, November 27, 2018, at the age of 71. Barbara was born on June 9, 1947 to Edward and Mary Brown in Charlotte, Michigan. Barbara was a caring mother and grandmother who valued family and nature. She is survived by her children Patsy (John) Risse, Angie Hale, Eddie Norwick, and Jenny…

Larry Carr

Larry Carr, 82, of Frankfort, peacefully passed away Sunday, November 25, 2018 at Wesley Manor. He was born July 4, 1936 in Evansville, IN to Kenneth and Esther (Ruble) Carr. He was a graduate of Fritchton High School, received his Bachelor’s Degree from Indiana State University and then served in the United States Air Force.…