2016 February

William “Bill” Merrill Cassidy

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William “Bill” Merrill Cassidy

Early in the afternoon of February 25, 2016, Bill passed away at Clark Memorial Hospital, Jeffersonville, IN, surrounded by his close family and minister. Bill bravely fought multiple myeloma for over 7 years to succumb to a rapid onset of pneumonia that his fragile body could no longer fight. He was 67 years old. Bill was born on a snowy morning on Christmas Eve in 1948 at Baptist Hospital in Louisville, KY. He was the first child of Ruth LaVaughn (Jenkins) Cassidy and William Irvin Cassidy. Bill went to McCullough Elementary, Thomas Jefferson for Junior High […]

Jannie C. Boes Martin

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February 25, 2016
New Salisbury, Indiana

Jannie C. Boes Martin, 95, of New Salisbury, Indiana passed away Thursday at her home. She was the former Jannie Holland a native of Taswell, Indiana. Jannie retired from the old ICI America.

Preceded in death by: 1st Husband – Clyde Boes
Son – Kevin Martin
Parents – Nathan Holland & Margaret Walders
One Brother and Several Sisters

Survivors: Husband – Hugh Martin
Sons – Tom Martin (Joann) – California
Gary Boes – New Salisbury, Indiana
Michael Martin (Cindy) – Ramsey, Indiana
Daughters – Twila Lee (Tony) – New Albany, Indiana
Janine Hackman (Paul) – Crandall, Indiana
Denise Hook (Larry) – North Vernon, Indiana
Tracey Fessel […]

Helen M. (Dearing) Elkin

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February 23, 2016
New Albany, Indiana

Helen M. (Dearing) Elkin, 91, passed away Tuesday at Rolling Hills Transitional Care and Rehabilitation in New Albany. She was born in Louisville, Kentucky to the late Mason Thomas and Mary A. (Ice) Dearing. She was a member of St. Mary’s Catholic Church in New Albany and was the former owner and corporate secretary of M T Dearing Carpet. She was a member and former secretary of Develop New Albany, the Indiana Chamber of Commerce and Valley View Golf Club.

Survivors Include:

Sons:   Gerald “Jerry” Elkin (Becky)    Floyds Knobs, IN
Gregory […]

Betty Sue Meek Pinion

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February 20, 2016
New Albany, Indiana
Betty Sue Meek Pinion, 69, of New Albany, Indiana passed away Saturday, February 20, 2016.  She was a self-employed beautician and was a member of the Republican Party, the NRA, Business and Professional Women of New Albany and St. Mary’s Catholic Church, New Albany, Indiana.
                Preceded in death by: Husband – Ray V. Pinion
                                                Sister – Carolyn
                                               Parents – Herman & Mary Helen Meek
                                              Grandson – Andrew Patrick Pinion
                Survivors: Sons – Staff Sergeant Joseph Robert Meek (Leilani) – Louisville, Kentucky
                                                 David R. Pinion (Kathryn) – Mt. Washington, Kentucky
                                Daughter – Kerri S. Crabtree (Kevin) – Sellersburg, Indiana
                                Sister – Vada Sams […]