WASHINGTON — Wilma Joyce Chestnut, 85, of Washington, passed away surrounded by her loving family on Wednesday. Wilma was born to the late Russell and Daisy Hamilton of Washington. She graduated from Washington High School in 1945 and soon after married the late Norman Lee Chestnut. Wilma was a member of The First Christian Church and the Loyal Daughter’s Class of Church. Wilma’s great passion in life was her family. She was also preceded in death by a daughter-in-law, Gayle Chestnut; a sister; and two brothers. Survivors include a daughter, Susan (David) Robinson; four sons, Richard (Linda) Chestnut, Gary (Angie) Chestnut, Phillip (Laverne) Chestnut, Alan (Janet) Chestnut; 12 grandchildren; 23 great-grandchildren; and three great-great grandchildren. Visitation will be Saturday at Gill Funeral Home from 4 p.m. 8 p.m. A service will be held on Sunday at 1 p.m. also at the funeral home. Burial will be in Antioch Cemetery.
Died Dec. 12, 2012
Ralph E. Lottes, 61, of Washington, died Friday at his home.
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.
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