Obituaries 07/16/2020


James Richardson

  James Richardson, 76, of Lawrenceburg, Indiana, passed away on July 10th, 2020 at The Waters of Dillsboro.

  James was born in Dearborn County on August 4th, 1943, the son of the late Alma (Buchanan) and Charles M Richardson. James worked at Batesville Products, retiring on December 18th, 2007.

  James married the love of his life, Carolyn (Rector) Richardson, on August 4th, 1978. James and Carolyn were married for almost 42 years.

  James could always be found tinkering in his garage taking things apart and trying to put them back together. He also enjoyed going fishing. More than anything, James loved spending time with his grandchildren playing games, coloring, taking walks, going to the park and fishing. Anyone that knew him, knew he believed his greatest accomplishment was being a grandfather.

  James was diagnosed with dementia and was admitted to the Waters of Dillsboro on November 16th, 2018. On July 5th, 2020 he was diagnosed with COVID-19 which took his life five days later.

  James is survived by his devoted and caring wife, Carolyn Richardson; by his two children: Danielle Titkemeyer and her husband David of Rising Sun and William Kraemer and wife Lisa of Spencer, Indiana; by his grandchildren: Matthew (Brittany), Bryan, Ethan and Elaina; by his great-grandchildren: Aubree, Kylee, and Addison; and by his sister, MaryAnn Sebree, of Madison.

  James was preceded in death by his parents and by his daughter, Pamela.

  Services will be held at a later date at the convenience of the family. Memorial donations may be made to the Alzheimer’s Association. Markland Funeral Home of Rising Sun serving the family during this difficult time.

Jeffrey Jewell

  Jeffrey Alan Jewell, age 60, of Sunman, Indiana formerly of Madison, died on Friday, July 10th, 2020, at 6:35 p.m. at his residence.

  Jeffrey entered this life on February 28th, 1960 in Vevay. He was the loving son of the Scott Cantrell Sr., and Georgia Frances Cochran Jewell. He was raised in the Christian faith and attended Southwestern High School and graduated from Ivy Tech.

  He was first united in marriage to Faith Crabtree, and later married to Linda Welsh.

  Jeffrey worked for 30 years at Clifty Inn as a cook. He also worked for 12 years in production at Madison Precision. Jeffrey loved riding motorcycles, dirt track racing, Nascar, collecting Nascar Memorabilia, watching Monday night wrestling, and being with his grandchildren and great grandchildren. He loved his dog, Stewart. Jeffrey was loving cared for by his companion during his recent illness.

  Jeff will be missed by his loving mother, Georgia Frances Cochran Jewell of Madison; by his loving companion, Tammie Green of Sunman, Indiana; by his sons: Paul Skirvin and his wife Jessica of Carrollton, Kentucky and Josh Jewell of Madison; by his daughters: Jessica Jewell of Madison, Kristina Jewell and her companion Aaron Fox of Madison, Jennifer Lupine and her husband Justin of Madison, Nicole Jewell of Madison, and Katelin Jewell of Madison; by his grandchildren: Hailey, David, Bladen, Jasper, Zaylee, Constance, Paige, Shawn, Landon, Preston, Zayden, Maylin, Kloe, Gavin, Avery, Bailey, Austin, Hudson, Miley, and Ty; by his brothers: Richard Lee Robinson and his wife Holly of Commiskey, Indiana, Tommy Lynn “T.R.” Robinson and his companion Bev of Shelbyville, Indiana, and Scott Cantrell Jewell, Jr. and his fiancée Shannon Konkle of Deputy, Indiana; by his sister, Patty Chase of Florence; and by his several nieces, nephews and other relatives.

  He was preceded in death by his father, Scott Cantrell Jewell, Sr.,who died on December 10th, 1975; by his sisters: Hilda Ann Jewell Lock,who died on February 20th, 1983 and Donna Lee Jewell Bowman,who died on January 13th, 2005, by his brother, Joseph Cantrell Jewell; by his grandparents, George Albert and Mildred Brown Cochran and James Henry and Sallie Hicks Jewell; and by his granddaughter.

  Funeral services were conducted on Wednesday, July 15th, by Michelle Rowlett at the Morgan & Nay Funeral Centre, 325 Demaree Drive in Madison. Interment followed in the Vevay Cemetery, 800 East Main Street in Vevay. Friends were invited to pay their respects to the family on Wednesday, July 15th, prior to the beginning of the service at the funeral home.

  Memorial contributions may be made to the Jeffrey Jewell Remembrance Fund. Cards are available at the Morgan & Nay Funeral Centre’s Madison and Hanover.

Thomas Cook

  Thomas C. Cook, 65, of Cincinnati, passed away on Saturday, June 27th, 2020.

  Thomas is survived by his sons: Michael Cook and Christopher Cook; by his grandchildren: Michael T. Cook Jr. and Angelica Cook; by his sisters: Phyllis Everhart and Peggy Nagel; and by his nieces, nephews and a lot of friends.

  Visitation for Thomas C. Cook will be held at the Neidhard-Young Funeral Home 7401 Hamilton Avenue, Mt. Healthy, Ohio on Sunday, July 19th, beginning at 1 p.m. and continues until the time of Memorial Service at 4 p.m.

  Donations may be sent to American Cancer Society in care of the funeral home.