Terry Lee Barker, Stella J. Vennard-Hettenbach, Ora Alice Jines, Patricia Lee White, Kathryn Rose Zeabart

Terry Lee Barker

Terry Lee Barker, 58, of Bridgeport, Illinois, died on Friday, Jan. 24, 2020.

He had worked as an oil lease operator for many years and was a member of the Bridgeport Wesleyan Church.

Survivors include two sisters, Judy Paddick and Delores Bowser; a brother, Larry Barker; a step-daughter, Telia Jarvis; and a step-son, James Wood.

Graveside services will be 1:15 p.m. CST on Thursday at Sumner Cemetery. Visitation will be 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. CDT on Thursday at Cunningham Funeral Home. Memorial contributions may be made to the Bridgeport Wesleyan Church.

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

Stella J. Vennard-Hettenbach

Stella J. Vennard-Hettenbach, 74, of Evansville, passed away on Saturday, Jan. 11, 2020 at her home.

She was born on Oct. 11, 1945, in Lawrenceville, Illinois, to the late Joseph Burton and Clara Maxine Loudermilk. Stella worked at Ivy Tech as an administrative assistant for over 15 years. She was a member of St. James West United Methodist Church and also attended McCutchanville Community Church. Stella had been a member of No Names Anonymous since 1999, and was a friend of Bill W. for over 20 years.

Stella is survived by her son, John Vennard III; daughters, Jacque Self and her husband, Bruce, and Jolynda Phillippe and her husband, Kevin; grandchildren, Jonathan Vennard and his wife, Cassie, Jonna Vennard, Kayla Halter and her husband, Jonathan, Erin Later and her husband, Keith, Cynthia Doll and her husband, Chris, Alandra Phillippe, and Tanner Phillippe; great-grandchildren, Azalin, Eloise, Eva, Lucas and Oaklynn; and her sisters, Helen Finke and Wanda VonderLieth.

She was preceded in death by her husband of seven years, Richard Hettenbach, in 2010; a son, Gregory; a sister, Juanita Adkins; and a brother, Tom Loudermilk.

Graveside services will be 1 p.m. on Saturday at Mount Calvary Cemetery. Memorial contributions may be made to St. James West United Methodist Church in Evansville or No Names Anonymous.

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

Ora Alice Jines

Ora Alice (Willis) Jines, 92, of Fort Wayne, passed away on Monday, Jan. 26, 2020 while in Hospice. 

Ora Alice Jines

Ora Alice Jines

She was born in Petersburg on Sept. 6, 1927 to Claude Matthew and Ora Minnie (McGillem) Willis. She was married to the late William George Jines on July 5, 1952. She was retired from Hamilton Glass Factory. Her main passion in life was spoiling her children, grandchildren, and great-grandchildren. She was known and loved for her beautiful afghans, her beautiful rosebushes, and her delicious pies

She is survived by her four children, Emil Roger Jines and his wife, Christina, William Rodney Jines and his wife, Carol, Willis Stephen Jines and his wife, MaryAnn and Nyoka Alice Huddlestone and her husband, John; 12 grandchildren, Candice Fehrenbacher, Melissa Short, Rodney Jines II, Matthew Jines, Miranda Morris,  Nathan Jines, JR Jines, Karri Brock, Kelli Gordon, Twila Alice Brown, Jon Huddlestone, Shannon Benkenstein; 26 great-grandchildren; and her beloved niece, Anetta Coleman.

Services will 2 p.m. CST on Saturday at Lamb-Basham Memorial Chapel in Oakland City with her son-in-law, Rev. John Huddlestone, and her nephew, Brother Bob Shepherd, officiating. Burial will be in Loveless Cemetery. Visitation will be 10 a.m. CST until the hour of services on Saturday at the funeral home.

Family and friends may send messages of comfort at www.lambbasham.com.

Patricia Lee White

Patricia Lee White, 79, of Lawrenceville, Illinois, died on Monday, Jan. 27, 2020.

She had worked at Lawrenceville Industries and was a member of the St. Lawrence Catholic Church.

Survivors include her husband, Kenneth; four children, Terry Williams, Rita Volkman, Kevin White and Peggy Brinkman; and one sister, Dixie Perrin.

A Mass of Christian Burial will be noon CST on Friday at the St. Lawrence Catholic Church, with a rosary prayer to be conducted at 11:45 a.m. CST. Burial will be in the Lawrenceville City Cemetery. Visitation will be 10 a.m. CST until the hour of the services on Friday at the church. Memorial contributions may be made to the St. Vincent de Paul Society. Emmons-Macey & Steffey Funeral Home in Lawrenceville, Illinois is in charge of the arrangements.

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

Kathryn Rose Zeabart

Kathryn Rose Hankins Zeabart, 94, of Sullivan, passed away on Saturday, Jan. 25, 2020 at Oak Village Health Care Center, Oaktown. 

Kathryn Zeabart Web

Kathryn Zeabart Web

Kate was born on Dec. 14, 1925 in Sullivan. She called Vincennes her home for over 40 years.

“When I die, I will already be in heaven (I hope) but no matter the Lord will be taking care of me; my death is a celebration. It will be a reunion of those I love in heaven and I hope it will be a family reunion for those I dearly love on earth. For those that truly know me — I shed tears when I am happy — It’s OK.”

Kate was a most loving and devoted daughter, sister, friend, aunt, godmother, wife, mother, grandmother and great-grandmother.

Kate was a member of St John’s Catholic Church and Knights of Columbus Auxiliary, and the VFW Auxiliary in Lawrenceville, Illinois.

Kate is survived by her son, Timothy H. Zeabart and his wife, Linda, of Vincennes; grandchildren Brandon Zeabart and his wife, Michaela, Donja Goodwill and her husband, Shane, and Kaylee, Skylar, Maliki, and Tiffany Zeabart; great-grandchildren Maelynn and Adley Zeabart and Kyle Bradlee and Gavin Goodwill; her cousin and caregiver, Norma Unger and her husband, Howard, of Carlisle; and many nieces, nephews and other loving relatives and friends.

She was preceded in death by her beloved husband of 35 years, Richard H. Zeabart; her parents, Eva Marie (Buckley) Hankins and James Arthur Hankins; sisters Mary Harding and Margaret Dietz; and her brother, Bill Hankins. 

Graveside services will be 1:30 p.m. on Thursday at Mount Calvary Cemetery with honorary pallbearers Brandon Zeabart, David Patterson, Daniel Zeabart, Greg Zeabart, Rick Zeabart, Beth Ochs, Kathryn Brown, Jim Dietz, Gregg Lawrence, Kathy West, Janet Hays, and Jo Ann Sporleder. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to St John’s Catholic Church, First United Methodist Church in Sullivan, or the charity of your choice in Kate’s honor. Arrangements handled by Fredrick & Son McClure-Utt Funeral Homes Vincennes Chapel, 313 Church St, 

Online condolences may left for the family at www.fredrickandson.com.


Gertrude V. Wainman, 88, formerly of Edwardsport, passed away at the home of her daughter in Jamestown, California on Monday, Jan. 27, 2020. Arrangements are pending at the Duesterberg-Fredrick Wampler Shaw Chapel in Bicknell. 


Born, Myrna Gray, died Jan. 20. Services: 9:30 a.m. on Feb. 8 at United Methodist Church in Mount Clemens, Michigan. Burial: Clinton Grove Cemetery. Memorials: Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation or the Alzheimer’s Association.

Dardeen, Phyllis, died Jan. 25. Services: 2 p.m. on Friday at Goodwin Funeral Home, 524 Broadway St. Burial: St. Peter’s Cemetery. Visitation: 11 a.m. until the hour of services on Friday at the funeral home. Condolences: www.goodwinfamilyfh.com.

Maurer, Virgil Dean, died Jan. 24. Services: 3:30 p.m. on Thursday at Fredrick and Son McClure-Utt Funeral Home, Oaktown Chapel. Burial: Oaktown Cemetery. Visitation: 1:30 p.m. until the hour of services on Thursday at the funeral home. Memorials: St. Jude’s Children’s Hospital. Condolences: www.fredrickandson.com

Miller, Betty Jo, died Jan. 26. Services: 10 a.m. on Friday at Fredrick and Son McClure-Utt Funeral Home, Bicknell Chapel. Burial: Bicknell Memorial Cemetery. Visitation: 4-7 p.m. on Thursday at the funeral home. Condolences: www.fredrickandson.com.

Osborne, Linda Darlene, died Jan. 23. Services: 4:30 p.m. on Thursday at Christ United Methodist Church in Lafayette. Visitation: 2 p.m. until the hour of services on Thursday at the church. Memorials: Christ United Methodist Church Early Learning Program or Franciscan Hospice at https://franciscanallianceorg11745.thankyou4caring.org/western-indiana-giving?amount=100&program=Hospice. Condolences: www.fisherfuneralchapel.com

Richter, Janice Pennington, died Jan. 17. Services: 3 p.m. on Friday at Bethel Christian Church, 13763 E. Ind. 58, Edwardsport. Burial: Bethel Cemetery. Visitation: noon until the hour of services on Friday at the church. Condolences: www.fredrickandson.com.

Sanders, Rose E., died Jan. 26. Services: 2 p.m. today at Goodwin Funeral Home, 524 Broadway St. Burial: Memorial Park Cemetery. Visitation: noon until the hour of services today at the funeral home. Condolences: www.goodwinfamilyfh.com.


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