SHOALS — Henry W. Dye, 92, died at 7:30 p.m. Saturday at Martin County Healthcare and Rehabilitation Center. Born Oct. 1, 1920, in Martin County, he was the son of the late Rama and Mary (Burch) Dye. He was a member of the Civilian Conservation Corps. A World War II Army veteran, with the rank of corporal, he served in Normandy, northern France, Rhineland, and central Europe. He received an EAME Theater Ribbon with five bronze stars, American Theater Ribbon, Good Conduct Medal and Victory Medal World War II. He worked at Maxion Construction Company for four years and then at Naval Surface Warfare Center Crane where he retired after 40 years and 11 months working in the Public Works Department Transportation Division. A member of AFGE Local 1415 and lifetime member of Grand Lodge Free and Accepted Masons, he was a member of Shoals United Methodist Church. He is survived by his wife of 60 years, Patsy (Hitchcock) Dye; his four children, Susan Dye of Evansville, Scott Dye of Shoals, David and Lu Ann Dye of Shoals, and Karen Dye of Shoals. Also surviving are one brother, Rama Dye Jr. of Loogootee, and three sisters, Dorothy Henry of Mt. Pleasant, S.C., Mary Hamilton of Asheville, N.C., and Hazel Crane of Sullivan. Preceding him in death are four brothers, Earl, Moses, Isaac, and Byron, and four sisters, Alta, Olive, Almeda and Melba Jean. The funeral will be at 2 p.m. Wednesday at Queen-Lee Funeral Home in Shoals, with Pastor Delbert Stoll officiating. Burial will be in Goodwill Cemetery in Loogootee, with American Legion Post 61 conducting military graveside rites. Visitation is from 4 p.m. to 8 p.m. Tuesday at the funeral home and after 8:30 a.m. until the hour of service Wednesday. White River Masonic Lodge F. and A.M. will hold a memorial service at 7:30 p.m. Tuesday.
Oct. 1, 1920 - Oct. 13, 2012
Makenlie Robinson (Lakatos)
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Mary Lou Henson
Mary Lou Henson, 74, of Washington, passed away at 12:25 a.m. Saturday at Washington Nursing Center. She was born April 1, 1939, in Washington.
Daniel E. Foster
Daniel E. Foster, 65, died Thursday afternoon at his residence.
Born Dec. 3, 1947 in Montgomery, he was the son of Virgil and Mary (Yates) Foster. He graduated from Alfordsville High School in 1965.
Mary Fay Willis, 85, of Washington, died at 4:25 a.m. Wednesday at Eastgate Manor. Born July 24, 1927, in Vincennes, she was the daughter of Farris and Chrystal (Lamb) Wise.
Paisley Ann Morgan, two weeks old, of Washington, passed away at 5:25 p.m. Wednesday at Riley Children’s Hospital in Indianapolis. Born April 30, 2013, in Newburgh, she was the daughter of Ryan and Brittany (Babrick) Morgan.
Mildred ‘Millie’ Beck
Mildred “Millie” (Mahan) Beck, 87, of Washington, passed away peacefully at 5:29 p.m. Wednesday with her family by her side at Daviess Community Hospital.
Shirley J. Ausbrook passed away Tuesday at 4:15 p.m. at Good Samaritan Hospital in Vincennes. Shirley was born on Feb. 3, 1939, in Clay City, Ill., to Leo and Vida E. Murbarger.
Cathy Lynn Gould, 62 of Washington, died at 11:47 a.m. Friday at her residence. She was the daughter of Hugh O. and Phyllis (Madden) McLemore, and lived in Washington nearly all her life.
Frank Price, 77, of Washington, died at 5:15 a.m. Tuesday at Hillside Manor. Born June 29, 1935, in Loogootee, he was the son of Agatha (Spaulding) and Francis Price Sr.
Eileen Cole, 86, died at 9:57 a.m. Monday at the Loogootee Nursing Center. Born Sept. 19, 1926, in Daviess County, she was the daughter of Frank and Connie (Jackman) Swickard.
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