Bobby Joe Gabbard, age 34, of Sunman, Indiana, formerly of Moorefield, passed away on Tuesday, April 23rd, 2019, in Ripley County, Indiana.
Bobby entered this life on November 21st, 1984, in Cincinnati, Ohio, the loving son of Martha Theresa “Marty” (Dirkhising) Harnishfeger. He was raised in Brookville, Indiana, where he was a 2004 graduate of Franklin County High School; and served in the United States Army.
Bobby was united in marriage on October 9th, 2010, at the Caledonia United Presbyterian Church in Moorefield, to Keli Jean Hall. This happy union was blessed with a daughter, Kassidy Jean Gabbard.
He was a former carpenter and truck driver for E & E Maple Leaf Construction in Pleasant. Bobby was currently employed in maintenance since January 2019 for the Madison Correctional Facility in Madison.
Bobby was a former member of the Moorefield Community Fire Department and the Switzerland Lodge No. 122 F&AM. Bobby was a volunteer for the Switzerland County Emergency Response Unit. Bobby was a wonderful father and loved helping others and lending a hand. Bobby will be remembered for his love of singing, fishing, cooking and carpentry.
Bobby will be deeply missed by his daughter, Kassidy Jean Gabbard of Moorefield; by his mother, Martha Theresa “Marty” (Dirkhising) Harnishfeger of Sunman, Indiana; by his twin sister, Theresa Parker and her fiancé, Tom Weinstiger Parker of Williamsburg, Indiana; by his sisters: Lisa McGuire and her husband Jody of Batesville, Indiana and Amanda Clegg and her husband Kevin of Batesville, Indiana; by his brothers: Eric Harnishfeger and his wife Tammy of Saint Mary’s, Indiana and Andrew Harnishfeger and his wife Jerri of Brookville, Indiana; by his several nieces and nephews; his two great-nieces; and by his uncles, aunts, cousins and numerous friends.
He was preceded in death by his grandparents.
Friends were invited to call on the family on Monday, April 29th, at the Haskell & Morrison Funeral Home, 208 Ferry Street Vevay, Indiana, 47043. Funeral services were conducted on Monday, April 29th, by Reverend Ron Lee at the funeral home.
Memorial contributions may be made to the Kassidy Jean Gabbard Education Fund, c/o Keli Gabbard. Cards are available at the funeral home.
Terry Edward Gray, 61, of Rising Sun, passed away at 3:30 p.m. on Monday, April 22nd, 2019 at Highpoint Health in Lawrenceburg, Indiana.
Terry was born in Cincinnati, Ohio on March 18th, 1958, the son of the late Geneva Satterfield. Terry was raised by his grandparents, Pete and Annie Satterfield, and was a graduate of Norwood High School.
On December 26th, 1981, Terry married Pamela (Belew) Gray. Terry and Pam were married over 37 years until his passing.
He proudly served his country in the U.S. Army for nearly 15 years, achieving the rank of SSG. While in service, Terry earned the Army Achievement Medal, Army Good Conduct Medal, National Defense Service Medal, Army Lapel Button, Southwest Asia Service Medal, Noncommissioned Officer’s Professional Development Ribbon w/numeral 2, Army Service Ribbon, Overseas Service Ribbon, Kuwait Liberation Medal and Expert Marksmanship.
He was a former member of the Sunman American Legion. Terry enjoyed fishing in his spare time.
Terry will be greatly missed by his wife Pam of Rising Sun; by his son, Terry E. Gray, Jr. and wife Jamee, of Rising Sun; by his step grandson, Brandon Chase; by his two sisters, Vickie Powers, of Waynesburg, Kentucky and Janie Phillips, of Cincinnati, Ohio; by his two brothers, Todd Young, of Cincinnati, Ohio and Shane Satterfield, of Cincinnati, Ohio.
Funeral services were held on Sunday, April 28th at Markland Funeral Home in Rising Sun. Visitation was held on Sunday prior to the beginning of the services at the funeral home. Military honors were conducted by the Rising Sun American Legion Color Guard following the service.
Orkey (Young) White, age 86, of Dayton, Ohio, passed away at 8:30 p.m. on Tuesday, April 23rd, 2019, at the Waters of Batesville in Batesville, Indiana.
Orkey entered this life on July 11th, 1932, in Hazard, Kentucky, the loving daughter of the late Alton Elwood and Ida Mae (Ritchie) Young. She was raised in Hazard, Kentucky and attended the Carr Creek School in Vicco, Kentucky.
Orkey was united in marriage on June 17th, 1968, in Milan, Indiana, to Edward Ross “Jack” White. This happy union was blessed with six children. Orkey and Jack shared nearly 51 years of marriage together until her death.
Orkey was employed on the assembly line and in housekeeping for General Motors in Dayton, Ohio, retiring in 1997, after 20 years of service. Orkey will be remembered for her love of traveling and playing bingo.
Orkey will be deeply missed by her husband, Edward Ross “Jack” White of Dayton, Ohio; by her daughters: Delores Ann Brooks and her husband Jim of Dayton, Ohio, Mary Sue Huffman of St. Leon, Indiana, Marsha Darlene Lafin and her husband Bob of Indianapolis, Indiana, and Lisa Leann Creager and her husband Greg of Dayton, Ohio; by her sons: Ross Edward White of Amissville, Virginia and Douglas William White of Stanley, Virginia; by her 12-grandchildren; her 4-great-grandchildren; by her brothers, Elwood Young of Maysville, Ohio and Harold Dean Young of Tipp City, Ohio; and her several nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by her parents, Alton Elwood and Ida Mae (Ritchie) Young; by her son, Brian Dewayne White; by her son-in-law, Jerry Huffman; by two of her grandchildren; by her brother, Ollie James Young; and by her sisters, Thelma King and Charity Bowling.
Funeral services were conducted on Saturday, April 27th, by Reverend Mike Jones at the Haskell & Morrison Funeral Home, 208 Ferry Street Vevay, Indiana, 47043. Interment followed in the Vevay Cemetery.
Friends were invited to call on the family on Friday, April 26th, at the funeral home.
Memorial contributions may be made to the Charity of the Donor’s Choice. Cards are available at the funeral home.