VINCENNES — Cecil Ross Kirk, 82, passed away April 7 in Evansville, leaving much sadness to his family. He was born and raised in Washington. His parents were Mabel Myers Kirk and Mason Edward Kirk, both deceased. He is survived by five children, Angie Petts of Evansville, Kelly Arthur of Alexandria, Va., Melody Wilkes of Seymour, Ross E. Kirk of Plainfield, Iowa, and Russ Kirk of Indianapolis. Ross leaves behind 16 grandchildren and four great-grandchildren, all of whom he was very proud. Two nieces survive who were raised by Ross and his parents, Barbara Kirk Self of Brownstown, and Marilyn Kirk Lents of Washington. Also surviving are several great-nieces and nephews, some living in Washington, Dennis J. Solliday, William Dean Solliday, Denise Solliday Barnard and Debra Solliday Clark. A brother and three sisters are deceased, Icil E. Kirk, Cleo Kirk Brothers, Leatha Kirk Johnson and Julia Bernice Kirk Wyatt. Ross was very close to his entire family and his passing will leave a huge void in their lives. He will be greatly missed. At Mr. Kirk’s request, there were no services. His ashes will be buried with his mother and father in Washington.
June 20 1928 - April 7, 2012
Lucille Nolley Dillon
Lucille Nolley Dillon, 76, died at 3:02 p.m. Saturday at Select Hospital in Evansville after a brief illness.
Born Sept. 30, 1935, in Daviess, she was the daughter of Arlan V. and Essie (Hardesty) Nolley. She graduated from Montgomery High School in 1953 and retired as a bookkeeper from McDonald Chevrolet in Washington after 43 years of service.
David E. “Dew” Weathers
David E. “Dew” Weathers, 4, died Sunday.
He was a member of Red Door School.
Bert Eugene Bennett
Bert Eugene Bennett, 72, Washington, passed away Wednesday at St. Mary’s Hospital in Evansville.
Born Nov., 24, 1940 in Chicago, he was the son of Bert W. Bennett and Mary (Millay) Bennett.
Cathy Elbert Adams
Cathy Elbert Adams, 62, died Saturday at Memorial Hospital and Health Care Center in Jasper.
Services will be held today at noon at the First United Methodist Church in Petersburg. Burial will be in Walnut Hills Cemetery.
Phyllis D. Miller
Phyllis D. Miller, 70, died at 9:50 p.m. Thursday at Golden Living Center.
Bert Eugene Bennett
Bert Eugene Bennett, 72, died at 11:45 p.m. Wednesday at St. Mary’s Hospital in Evansville.
A memorial service will from 4 p.m. to 6 p.m. Monday at Poindexter-McClure Funeral Home, Washington Chapel.
Paul William “Smiley” DeMoss
Paul William “Smiley” DeMoss, 79, died at 1:47 p.m. Thursday at Good Samaritan Hospital.
Dorothy M. Traylor, 90, of Washington, died at 3:05 p.m. Wednesday at Prairie Village Nursing and Rehabilitation Center.
David Allan Ashmore
David Allan Ashmore, 61, died at 6:20 p.m. June 4, at Methodist Hospital in Indianapolis. He was born June 21, 1951, to Byron and Linda Ashmore in Metropolis, Ill.
Catherine ‘Jeanette’ Riney
Catherine “Jeanette” Riney, 92, of Washington, died at 3:48 a.m. Tuesday at Hillside Manor Nursing Home. Born April 13, 1921, in Washington, she was the daughter of Michael P. and Anne E. (Stone) Sahm.
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