David K. Barton Jr., Paul E. Dotson, Donald Ray Like Sr., Kyla McKinney, John R. Vaughn

David K. Barton Jr.

David K. Barton Jr., 64, of Bruceville, passed away on Saturday, Nov. 23, 2019, at IU Health University in Indianapolis.

Born March 30, 1955, in Pittsburgh, he was the son of David K. and Mary Lou (Flynn) Barton. David was president of the Hermetic Coil Company.

Surviving are his wife, Debbie (Davis) Barton; his sisters, Kathy Podelsack and her husband, Jeff, of Crystal Lake, Illinois, and Chris Gladish and her husband, Kent, of Glen Ellyn, Illinois; several nieces and nephews; and several great-nieces and great-nephews.

His parents preceded him.

The family will receive friends from 10 a.m. until noon on Saturday at Goodwin Funeral Home, 524 Broadway St. Following visitation, there will be a public graveside service at the Bruceville Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Relay For Life.

Online condolences may be sent to the family through www.goodwinfamilyfh.com.

Paul E. Dotson

Paul E. Dotson, 84, of Greendale, passed away on Thursday, Nov. 21, 2019.

He was born May 15, 1935 in Vincennes, son of the late Carl and Alma (Draper) Dotson. Paul was a veteran of the U.S. Air Force. He was active in the Boy Scouts of America. He liked woodworking and his garden. He worked at Seagram's Distillery. 

He is survived by his loving wife of 58 years, Vera Dotson; two sons, David Dotson of New Castle, Pennsylvania, and Dan Dotson and his wife, Rebby, of Rising Sun; a daughter, Beth Dotson Brown and her husband, Jim, of Lancaster, Kentucky; and one granddaughter, Morgan Dotson

He was preceded in death by his parents, Carl and Alma Dotson, and his brother James Dotson.

Funeral services will be 2 p.m. today at Fitch-Denney Funeral Home with Pastor Tim Russell officiating. Visitation will be noon until the hour of services today at the funeral home. Memorial contributions may be made to the St Jude Children's Hospital  or Shriners Hospital for Children-Lexington.

Donald Ray Like Sr.

Donald Ray “Donnie” Like Sr., 65, of Bicknell, died on Friday, Nov. 22, 2019.

He was a parts distributor for Eagle Railcar in Washington and served in the U.S. Navy.

Survivors include his wife, Elizabeth (Bragg) Like; a son, Donald Ray Like Jr.; a step-daughter, Erica Gray; and a step-son, Robert Bagley.

Visitation will be 4-7 p.m. on Wednesday at Fredrick & Son McClure-Utt Funeral Homes, Bicknell Chapel.Per Donnie's request, he will be cremated and there will be no service. Fredrick and Son McClure-Utt Funeral Homes Bicknell Chapel was honored to assist Donnie's Family with the arrangements.

Online condolences may be made at  www.fredrickandson.com

Kyla McKinney

Kyla McKinney, 47, of Vincennes, passed away at 10:33 a.m. on Wednesday, Nov. 20, 2019 at Deaconess Gateway Hospital in Newburgh.

Kyla was born on Sep. 12, 1972 in Orlando, Florida, the daughter of Carroll and Mona (Litherland) Kays. She was a graduate of Lincoln High School and was a customer service representative for Schott Gemtron Corporation. She was previously the bar manager at Willies Pub and was a member of the Moose and Eagles Lodges. Kyla loved the Dallas Cowboys and enjoyed camping, anything outdoors, concerts, darts, skydiving and wine tours. Kyla also had a special trait in helping people in need and organizing benefits.

Survivors include her mother, Mona Kays of Vincennes; her sisters, Lisa Black and her husband, Jeff, of Monroe City, and Lana Voegerl of Washington; her brother, Ryan Kays and his wife, Rita, of Monroe City; her companion, Damon Carie of Vincennes; and several aunts, uncles, cousins, nieces, nephews and friends.

Kyla was preceded in death by her father, Carroll Kays; a brother, Michael McKinney; and her grandparents.

Funeral services were Monday at Goodwin Funeral Home, 524 Broadway St.She was laid to rest in Memorial Park Cemetery. Memorial contributions may be made to Good Samaritan Hospice, 601 S. Ninth St., Vincennes, IN 47591. Goodwin Funeral Home is honored to assist Kyla’s family with arrangements.

Online memories may be shared with Kyla’s family and friends at www.goodwinfamilyfh.com.

John R. Vaughn

John R. Vaughn, 64, of Lawrenceville, Illinois, died on Saturday, Nov. 23, 2019.

He owned and operated Vaughn Overhead Door.

Survivors include one son, Justin Vaughn, and one daughter, Jessica Martin.

Funeral services will be 1 p.m. CST on Wednesday at the Emmons-Macey & Steffey Funeral Home. Burial will be in the Lawrenceville City Cemetery. Visitation will be 11 a.m. CST until the hour of services on Wednesday at the funeral home. Memorial contributions may be made to the donor’s choice.

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


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