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J.D. Boswell
Funeral services for Mr. J.D. Boswell, 82, of Anderson, IN, were conducted at 10 a.m. Thursday, Sept. 27, 2007, from the chapel of Robert D. Loose Funeral Homes and Crematory with Pastor Bill Ledbetter officiating. Masonic services were held at 7 p.m Wednesday, Sept. 26. Burial, with full military honors provided by VFW Post 266, was in East Maplewood Cemetery.

Mr. Boswell died Monday, Sept. 24 at his home after an extended illness. He retired from Guide Division at General Motors, owned and operated Boswell’s Green house with his wife, previously worked the coal mines in Tennessee, served as a pilot in the United States Navy during World War II, was a member of Ovid Masonic Lodge #164 F. & A.M., UAW Local #663, and a member of Valley Grove Free Will Baptist Church.

Born May 9, 1925, in Tennessee, he was the son of Clure and Ida (Bowman) Boswell. In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his wife, Vaudia (Hargis) Boswell; a brother, H.C. Boswell; a sister, Geraldine Waller-Smith; and a half-brother, Titus Bowman.

Survivors include his daughter and son-in-law, Pat and Bob Riddle of Anderson; a brother and sister-in-law, Bill and Sammie Boswell of Tennessee; a sister and brother-in-law Charlene and Jimmy Goodwin of South Carolina; 2 grandchildren, Ty Riddle and his wife Brenda and Elaine Poor and her husband John; 3 great-grandchildren, Jordan Riddle, Austin Poor, and Kyle Poor; and several beloved members of his wife’s family.

Memorial contributions may be made to Valley Grove Free Will Baptist Church, 2996 E. St. Road 236, Anderson, IN, 46017.

Special care provided by Robert D. Loose Funeral Homes and Crematory. (P)

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Vaudia D. (Hargis) Boswell
Funeral services for Mrs. Vaudia D. (Hargis) Boswell, 77, of Anderson, IN, were conducted at 10 a.m. Friday, August 17, 2007, from the chapel of Robert D. Loose Funeral Homes and Crematory with Rev. Joe Roysden and Pastor Bill Ledbetter officiating. Burial was in East Maplewood Cemetery.

Mrs. Boswell died Tuesday, Aug. 14 at her home after an extended illness. She owned and operated Boswells’ Greenhouse, retired from Nicholson File, was a member of the Ovid Chapter of the Order of Eastern Star, and a member of Valley Grove Free Will Baptist Church.

Born September 12, 1929, in Tennessee, she was the daughter of the late Doyle and Bessie (Greenwood) Hargis.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by 2 brothers, Harvey Hargis, infant; and Edward Hargis.

Survivors include her husband, J.D. Boswell; a daughter and son-in-law, Pat and Bob Riddle of Anderson; a brother, John Hargis of Anderson; 4 sisters and a brother-in-law, Alene Carr, Peggy and Lillard Bilbrey, and Phyllis Faux, all of Anderson, and Elise Dulworth of Pendleton, IN; 2 grandchildren, Ty Riddle and his wife Brenda and Elaine Poor and her husband John; and 3 great-grandchildren, Jordan Riddle, Austin Poor, and Kyle Poor.

Special care provided by Robert D. Loose Funeral Homes and Crematory. (P)

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Rose Marie Burroughs
Funeral services for Mrs. Rose Marie Burroughs, 79, of Rickman, were conducted at 1 p.m. Monday, Nov. 5, 2007, from the chapel of Hall Funeral Home with Bro. Kerry Duke officiating. Burial was in Eckels Cemetery.

Mrs. Burroughs died Friday, Nov. 2 at Cookeville Regional Medical Center. She was a bookkeeper and a member of West End Church of Christ.

Born September 28, 1928, in Evansville, IN, she was the daughter of the late Bernice Driskel. In addition to her mother, she was preceded in death by a son, Jeffery Burroughs.

Survivors include her husband, Walter Burroughs of Rickman; a daughter, Anne Dailey of Cookeville; a brother, Raymond Williams; a sister, Norman Wheeler of Michigan, and a granddaughter, Courtney Cochran of Cookeville.

Special care provided by Hall Funeral Home in Livingston. (C)

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Roy Herman Conner
Funeral services for Mr. Roy Herman Conner, 86, of Anderson, IN, formerly of Monroe, were conducted at 2 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 4, 2007, from the chapel of Speck Funeral Home with Bro. Cletis Beason officiating. Burial was in Fellowship Cemetery.

Mr. Conner died Friday, Nov. 2 at Community Hospital in Anderson. He was a retired die cast utility man with General Motors, a veteran of the United States Army who served during World War II, and a member of Church of Christ.

Born June 15, 1921, in Clay County, he was the son of the late Elzie and Minnie (Sherrill) Conner.

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by a son, Lari Conner; a brother, Fred Conner; and 2 sisters, Lorene Reeder and Joyce Nichols.

Survivors include his wife, Lola (Smith) Conner of Anderson; 2 sons and daughters-in-law, James Ben and Kristine Conner of Fort Wayne, IN, and Ron and Cindy Conner of Anderson; a daughter and son-in-law, Betty and William Rutherford of Elwood, IN; 2 brothers, Shirley Conner of Monroe and Jackie Conner of Allons; 5 grandchildren, David Rutherford and his wife Kristina and Mike Rutherford, all of Elwood, James Pat Conner and Shawn Conner of Fort Wayne, and Erica Conner of Bloomington, IN; and 2 great-grandchildren, Will Rutherford and Allison Rutherford.

Special care provided by Speck Funeral Home. (C)

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Gina Luree Harris
Funeral services for Mrs. Gina Luree Harris, 41, of Livingston, were conducted at 10 a.m. Friday, Nov. 2, 2007, from the chapel of Speck Funeral Home with Bro. Mark Honeycutt officiating. Burial was in Conley Cemetery in Mousie, KY.

Mrs. Harris died Monday, Oct. 29 in Livingston. She was an LPN.
Born February 7, 1966, in McDowell, KY, she was the daughter of Danny Ray and Norma (Hicks) Dentley Harper.

She was preceded in death by her former husband and children’s father, Timothy D. Jacobs; and her grandparents, Fair and Hazel Hicks.

Survivors, in addition to her parents, include her husband, Damon Harris of Livingston; 2 daughters and a son-in-law, Sabrina and Spencer Curd of Rickman and Kanessa Jacobs, all of Rickman; her step-father, Ricky Harper of Nashville, GA; a step-son, Tyler Harris of Livingston; a sister, Angela Brinkman of Kendallville, IN; a granddaughter, Cora Curd; her father-in-law, Rex Harris of Livingston; and 2 nieces, Angel Jacobs and Brandi Jacobs.

Special care provided by Speck Funeral Home. (C)

 

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Samuel Dennis Hoskins
Funeral services for Mr. Samuel Dennis Hoskins, 62, of Rickman, will be conducted at 8 p.m. today, Wednesday, Nov. 7, 2007, at Oak Hill United Methodist Church in Rickman with Rev. James Williams and Rev. Gary Lynn officiating. Burial will be in Oak Hill Cemetery.

Mr. Hoskins died Sunday, Nov. 4 at his home. He was a retired principal at Oakdale School in Morgan County, a member of TEA, NEA, and MCEA in Morgan County, a veteran of the Untied States Army who served in Vietnam, and was awarded multiple Purple Hearts and a Bronze Star. He was also a member of the Episcopal Church and attended Oak Hill United Methodist Church.

Born September 24, 1945, in Roane County, he was the son of the late Lonnie S. and Joanne (Huff) Hoskins.

Survivors include his wife, Jeanette (Carr) Hoskins of Rickman; a son and daughter-in-law, John and Sabrina Hoskins of Cookeville; a brother and sister-in-law, William J. and Iffath Hoskins of New York, NY; a Godson, Dru Miller of Rockwood; and a multitude of loving in-laws, special school family members, his church family, and special friends Kim Mason and Nancy Miller.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to American Cancer Society.

Special care provided by Speck Funeral Home. (C)

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Bonnie (Cooper) King
Funeral services for Mrs. Bonnie (Cooper) King, 88, of Beatytown Riverton Community, were conducted at 11 a.m. Tuesday, Oct. 30, 2007, from the chapel of Mundy Funeral Home in Jamestown with Bro. Ryan Barnhart and Bro. Shane Nelson officiating. Burial was in King Cemetery.

Mrs. King died Sunday, Oct. 28 at Livingston Regional Hospital. She was a member of Riverton Baptist Church.

Born September 20, 1919, she was the daughter of the late Jacob and Ellen (Allred) Cooper. In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Allard King.

Survivors include a son and daughter-in-law, Larry and Joyce King of Rickman; 2 daughters and a son-in-law, JoAnn and Mark Underwood of Commerce , MI and Louise Brown of Livingston; 5 grandchildren, Robyn Byers, Kristi Robinson, Corey King, Kristina Underwood and Joe Underwood; and 3 great-grandchildren, Bailey Weston, Madison Weston, and Caden Weston.

Pallbearers were Todd Stephens, Roger Compton, Billy Campau, Corey King, Joe Underwood, Brannon Robinson, Scott Byers, and Les King.

Special care provided by Mundy Funeral Home. (P)


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Callie (Maxfield) Renner
Funeral services for Mrs. Callie (Maxfield) Renner, 84, of Allons, were conducted at 2 p.m. Monday, Nov. 5, 2007, from the chapel of Speck Funeral Home with Bro. Ken Collins officiating. Burial was in Mount Pisgah Cemetery.

Mrs. Renner died Friday, Nov. 2 at Overton County Nursing Home. She was a housewife and a member of Wilow Grove Church of Christ.

Born Nov. 19, 1922, in Clay County, she was the daughter of the late John and Dora (Sidwell) Maxfield. In addition to her parents, she was also preceded in death by her step-mother, Pearl Maxfield; 3 brothers, John E. Maxfield, Frank Maxfield, and Cullom Maxfield; and 2 sisters, Nancy Hoskins and Phoebe Pearl Maxfield.

Survivors include her husband, Hobert Renner of Allons; 4 brothers, Milton Maxfield, Grady Maxfield, and Bennie Maxfield, all of Allons, and Jerry Maxfield of Monterey; 8 sisters, Irene Maybrey of Livingston, Ruby Anderson of Celina, Francis Hargis of Indianapolis, IN, Maggie Haun and Mary Lovely, both of Lake City,Faye Maxfield of Allons, Ruth Phipps of Nashville, and Betty Jo Hancock of Monroe; and several nephews and nieces.

Pallbearers were Jerry Johnson, Willie Hugh Collins, James Sells, Gary Sidwell, Tony Johnson, and Robert Paul.

Special care provided by Speck Funeral Home. (C)

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Lattie Vera Buck
Funeral services for Mrs. Lattie Vera Buck, 91, of Overton County, were conducted at 2 p.m. Friday, Nov. 2, 2007, from the chapel of Hall Funeral Home with Pastor Freddie Looper officiating. Burial was in Bethal Cemetery in Timothy.

Mrs. Buck died Tuesday, Oct. 30 at Cookeville Regional Medical Center.

Born August 5, 1916, in Overton County, she was the daughter of the late Stant and May Maynard.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Dillard “Wheat” Buck; and a son, Charles Buck.

Survivors include a son and daughter-in-law, Dan and Lucille Buck of Allons; 2 daughters and sons-in-law, Joan and Ronnie Brown and Judy and Russell Warden, all of Cookeville; 11 grandchildren, Donna Phillips, Rita Buck, Becky Hammock, and Larry Buck, all of Allons; Beverly Coates, Cheri Cobb and Carl Warden, all of Cookeville; Robbie Warden of McMinnville, and Teresa Buck, Carla Buck and Angie Buck, all of Indiana; 9 great-grandchildren; and 10 great-great-grandchildren.

Pallbearers were Daniel Phillips, Dusty Hammock, Jimmy Hammock, Jake Cobb, Shane Cobb, Brandon Coates and Jackie Coates.

Special care provided by Hall Funeral Home in Livingston. (C)

 

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