Anna Lucille Cornelius, Larry E. Parish, Andrew W. Saye

Anna Lucille Cornelius

Anna Lucille Cornelius, 75, formerly of Elnora, passed away on Sunday, Sept. 16, 2019 at BridgePointe Health Campus.

Anna was born on Dec. 29, 1943 in Vincennes, the daughter of Lloyd and Anna Like Helderman. She was a graduate of Fritchton High School and on June 9, 1962 she married Jesse Ray Cornelius and they made their life together for almost 46 years until his death on April 16, 2008. She and her husband were an over-the-road truck driving team until their retirements. She loved the outdoors, fishing, mushroom hunting and gardening. She was a devoted wife, mother and grandmother. 

Anna is survived by her sons, Donald Ray Cornelius and his wife, Robin, of Decker, and Richard Lee Cornelius of Pensacola, Florida; a brother, Jack Helderman and his wife, Connie, of Spencer; a sister, Roberta Evans of Monroe City; and a sister-in-law, Penny Helderman of Freelandville. 

She was preceded in death by her husband, Jesse Ray; five brothers, Bill Helderman, Howard Helderman, Roger Helderman, Richard Helderman and Jerry Helderman; and two sisters, Roberteen Ellerman and Rita Woolard. 

A Celebration of Life will be 7 p.m. on Friday at the Duesterberg-Fredrick Wampler Shaw Chapel in Bicknell. The family will be friends from 5 p.m. until the hour of services on Friday at the funeral home. Duesterberg-Fredrick Wampler Shaw Chapel is honored to assist Anna’s family during their time of loss. 

Online condolences can be made at www.duesterbergfredrick.com 

Larry E. Parish

Larry E. Parish, 79, of Vincennes, passed away at 10:40 p.m. on Monday, Sept. 16, 2019 at Good Samaritan Hospital.

Larry was born on Sept. 6, 1940 in Vincennes, the son of Clifford and Goldie (Southers) Parish. He married Carolyn “Kay” Shafer on March 17, 1962. Larry served his country in the U.S. Marine Corps and was of the Baptist faith. He had been a construction superintendent for many years and was also a barber. He retired from Homeland Security as a state building inspector. Larry was a member of the VFW, American Legion, All Weather Firing Squad and the 40 et 8. He was an avid Ham Radio operator and enjoyed spending time is his garden. In his younger years he enjoyed hunting and fishing.

Survivors include his beloved family: his wife, Carolyn “Kay”  Parish of Vincennes; his children, Angie Warmuth and her husband, Jay, of Vincennes, Larry Parish and his wife, Jane, of Vincennes, Jerry Parish and his wife, Maridin, of the Philippines, David Parish and his wife, Jennifer, of Vincennes, and Tami Fikes and her husband, Kyle, of Bicknell; sisters Jeanette Fullington of Terre Haute, and Margie McCormack and her husband, Bob, of Vincennes; brothers Vonnie Parish and his wife, Earline, of Vincennes, and Steve Parish and his wife, Beverly, of Vincennes; 22 grandchildren; and nine great-grandchildren.

Larry was preceded in death by his parents; his brother, Phillip “Joker” Parish; a granddaughter, Nicole Parish; and a grandson, TC Blackburn.

Friends may visit with Larry’s family from 10 a.m. until the services at 2 p.m. on Saturday at Goodwin Funeral Home, 524 Broadway St. Pastor John Clark will officiate. Larry will be laid to rest in Memorial Park Cemetery.

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

Andrew W. Saye

Andrew W. “Bud” Saye, 96 of Bridgeport, Illinois, died on Saturday, Sept.14, 2019.

He was as a farmer and a member of the Central Christian Church in Sumner, Illinois.

Survivors include two sisters, Donnette Carney and Joy Mowrer.

Funeral services will be 11 a. m. CDT today at the Emmons-Macey & Steffey Funeral Home in Lawrenceville, Illinois. Burial will be in Cresthaven Memorial Park Cemetery in Claremont, Illinois. Visitation will be 10 a.m. CDT until the hour of services today at the funeral home.

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

FUNERALS

Davis, Mary, died Sept. 14. Services: 1 p.m. CDT on Thursday at the Sivert-Macey & Steffey Funeral Home in Sumner, Illinois. Burial: Waggoner West Cemetery. Visitation: noon CDT until the hour of services on Thursday at the funeral home. Memorials: Chauncey Community Club. Condolences: www.emmonsmaceysteffey.com.

Green, Robert D. Jr., died Sept. 7. Services: 4-9 p.m. on Friday at the Ritz Charles in Carmel. Memorials: 24 Foundation, the American Diabetes Association. Condolences:  www.flannerbuchanan.com.

Hancock, Linda C., died Sept. 14. Services: 10 a.m. today at Goodwin Funeral Home, 524 Broadway St. Burial: Memorial Park Cemetery. Memorials: Indiana Donor Network at www.indianadonornetwork.org

Keller, Max G., died Sept. 13. Services: 3 p.m. on Thursday at Burkhart Funeral Home in Crawfordsville. Burial: Oak Hill Cemetery South. Visitation: 1 p.m. until the hour of services on Thursday at the funeral home. Memorials: American Cancer Society, Central Indiana Office, Suite 100, 5635 W. 96th St., Indianapolis, IN 46278. Condolences:  www.BurkhartFH.com.

Kixmiller, Max Ray, died Sept. 12. Services: 11 a.m. today at Bethel Church in Freelandville. Visitation: 10 a.m. until the hour of services today at the church. Memorials: Elks National Foundation, 2750 N. Lakeview Ave. Chicago, IL 60614-2256. Condolences: www.duesterbergfredrick.com.

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