James E. Taylor, Julia Marie Thompson

James E. Taylor

James E. Taylor, 66, of Orlando Florida, passed away on Tuesday, May 28, 2019 with his wife and son by his side.

Jim was born in Vincennes on July 16, 1952 to Merle and Betty (Tomson) Taylor. Jim graduated from Bloomington High School prior to moving to Cooper City, Florida, where he worked as a grounds and greens keeper at the Cooper Colony Golf Course. Jim loved to play golf and fish. He also loved country music and line dancing. He was a Member of The Church of Christ.

He is survived by his wife, Rebecca, and his son, Carl; his mother, Betty Taylor; his brothers, Dennis E. Taylor and his wife, Barbara, of Vincennes, and David Taylor and his wife, Robin, of Davie, Florida; and his sister, Donna Webb and her husband, Kent, also of Davie.

Jim was preceded in death by his father. 

A funeral service will be on Sunday in Orlando. Burial will be in Vincennes. Arrangements were handled through Goodwin Funeral Home.

Julia Marie Thompson

Julia Marie (Russell) Thompson, 92, of Evansville, passed away on Wednesday, May 29, 2019 at Solarbron.

Julia was born in Madisonville, Kentucky, on Sept. 9, 1926 to the late Floyd and Blanchie Pearl (Haleman) Russell. She retired from General Rubber and Tire Company after many years of service. Julia's greatest joy came from taking care of her family. She had a servant's heart and was an amazing homemaker and caregiver.

Julia is survived by her daughter, Dana Sharryl Thompson Mills of Evansville; her son, Steven M. Thompson and his wife, Susan, of Evansville; grandchildren Shellie Marie Thompson-Whitaker and her husband, Terry, Corey L. Mills and his wife, Erica, Steven B. Mills and his wife, Mollie, Jessica S. Moore and her husband, Robert, Shauna Thompson, and Kelsee Renee Keitel and her husband, Quinn; 10 great-grandchildren; and by many nieces, nephews and cousins.

Julia was preceded in death by her husband of 57 years, Harry V. Thompson in 2004; her parents; four sisters; and six brothers.

A celebration of Julia's life will be 10 a.m. CDT on Monday at Browning Funeral Home, 738 Diamond Ave. Entombment will be at Memorial Park Cemetery. Friends may visit from 2-6 p.m. CDT on Sunday and 9 a.m. CDT until the hour of services on Monday at the funeral home. Memorial contributions may be made to the Alzheimer's Association, Suite 401, 6100 Dutchman's Land, Louisville, KY 40205.

Online condolences may be made at www.browningfuneral.com.


Axson, Beverly, died May 7. Services: 10 a.m. on Monday at Florida Memorial Gardens in Rockledge, Florida.

Barnes, Tony R., Sr. Services: 6 p.m. today at Abundant New Life Church, 97 N. Monty Road.

Beard, Diana K., died May 28. Services: 1 p.m. today at Goodwin Funeral Home, 524 Broadway St. Visitation: 10 a.m, until the hour of services today at the funeral home. Memorials: Decker Chapel United Methodist Church.

Hill, Diana Lou, died May 27. Services: 10 a.m. today at the Fredrick and Son McClure-Utt Funeral Home, Bruceville Chapel. Memorials: Congestive Heart Failure Researchers with the American Heart Association.

Jackson, Jill, died May 23. Services: 11 a.m. today at the Old Cathedral Catholic Church. Visitation: 10 a.m. until the hour of services today at the church. Memorials: Good Samaritan Hospice. Condolences: www.duesterbergfredrick.com.

Price, Willard Lee, died May 24. Services: 11 a.m. on June 8 at St. Paul’s Episcopal Church, Middlebury Center, Pennsylvania. Visitation: 10 a.m. until the hour of services on June 8 at the church. Memorials: St. Paul's Episcopal Church. Condolences: www.carletonfh.com.

Ostendorf, Denise M., died May 22. Services: 2-4 p.m. today at the Harmony Society, 111 N. Second St. Memorials: Little Sisters of the Poor at 2345 W. 86th Street, Indianapolis, IN 46260-1905, or www.littlesistersofthepoorindianapolis.org. Condolences: www.duesterbergfredrick.com.

Shackelford, Norma Maxine, died May 30. Services: 10 a.m. on Monday at Goodwin Funeral Home, 524 Broadway St. Burial: Memorial Park Cemetery. Visitation: 2-5 p.m. on Sunday at the funeral home.Condolences: www.goodwinfamilyfh.com.


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