Gary Wayne Griffin

Gary Wayne Griffin


Gary Wayne Griffin, 69, of North Vernon died at 9:05 a.m. Wednesday, Feb. 8, 2017, at Columbus Regional Health.

Survivors include his wife, Beth Griffin of North Vernon; son, William Joseph “Bill” (Kimberly) Griffin of North Vernon; daughter, Rebecca Dawn “Becky” Griffin of North Vernon; brother, Randy (Bethany) Griffin of North Vernon; six grandchildren; and four great-grandchildren.

Visitation will be from 2 to 5 p.m. Saturday with a closing prayer at 5 p.m. at Dove-Sharp & Rudicel Funeral Home and Cremation Services.

Memorials may be made to the American Kidney Foundation.

John V. Quilleon

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John V. Quilleon, 81, of Tampa, Florida, died Friday, Jan. 20, 2017, in Tampa.

Survivors include his wife of 45 years, Bobbie; his five children; five grandchildren; a brother, Charles Quilleon of Seymour; a sister, Mary Knulf of Columbus; and several nieces and nephews.

The funeral service was conducted Jan. 30 at St. James United Methodist Church in Tampa.

Marvin Dale Rudicel


Marvin Dale Rudicel, 66, of Scipio died at 11:30 p.m. Tuesday, Feb. 7, 2017, at his home.

Survivors include his companion, Kathy Lang of Scipio; brothers, Melvin (Carol) Rudicel of Elizabethtown, Gary Rudicel of Seymour, Danny Rudicel of Scipio and Michael (Cheryl) Tannenbaum of Columbus; and sisters, Judy (Bill) Beesley of North Vernon, Sue (Bob) Tempest of Scipio, Onie (Henry) Champion of Scipio and Doris Watkins of Elizabethtown.

The funeral service will be at 11 a.m. Saturday at Dove-Sharp & Rudicel Funeral Home and Cremation Services in North Vernon. Burial will be at Bear Creek Baptist Church Cemetery in Jennings County.

Visitation will be from 4 to 8 p.m. Friday and from 10 a.m. until time of service Saturday at the funeral home.

Memorials may be made to donor’s choice of charity.

Hazel I. Willcutt


Hazel I. Willcutt, 89, of Medora passed away Tuesday, Feb. 7, 2017, at Schneck Medical Center in Seymour.

Born April 14, 1927, in Marion County, she was the daughter of George and Addie Mitchner Peachee, both of whom preceded her in death. On Oct. 28, 1943, in Lawrence County, she married Hershel Willcutt, who preceded her in death April 13, 2006.

Hazel was a member of Medora Christian Church, Carr Township Conservation Club and Jackson County Conservation Council. She retired from Medora Plastics Factory.

Survivors include a son, Thomas L. (Velma) Willcutt of Seymour; a daughter, Betty J. (Dickie) Clampitt of Medora; Roy Gene (Barbara) Wingler, who lived with her for more than five years; a brother, George L. (Shirley) Peachee Jr. of Kentucky; three sisters, Alice Galbraith of Seymour, Julietta Weddell of Pineville, Kentucky, and Marilyn Mumford of Columbus; three grandchildren, Amber (Barry) Crane, Jason (Diane) Clampitt and Becky (David) Vehslage; three stepgrandchildren, Bill and Kim Garrison, Mary and Ben Toppe and James and Teresa Garrison; seven great-grandchildren, Logan Lane, Karcyn Gray Davers, Hunter Clampitt, Mickayla Crane, Alyce Crane, Marley Vehslage and Evan Vehslage; eight stepgreat-grandchildren; and a great-great grandson, Jaxon Lee Gray Davers.

Besides her parents and husband, she was preceded in death by three brothers, Leon Peachee, Roland Peachee and Homer Peachee.

The funeral service will be at 11 a.m. Saturday at Medora Christian Church with Stan Thomas and Jacob Breedlove officiating. Burial will be at White River Valley Cemetery in Medora.

Visitation will be from 4 to 8 p.m. Friday and from 10 a.m. until time of service Saturday at the church.

Spurgeon Funeral Home in Brownstown handled the arrangements.

Memorials may be given to Medora Christian Church or Carr Township Conservation Club.

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