Obituaries - December 31, 2007

Earl Dixon Morgan

Services for Mr. Morgan wil be 12 p.m. Monday, Dec. 31 at Partlow Funeral Chapel with the Rev. Donald Owens and Bro. Wayne Miller officiating. Interment will be in Haysville Cemetery in Lafayette. Visitation will be 10 a.m. until service time Monday at the funeral home.

Mr. Morgan, 92, of Lebanon died Saturday, Dec. 29, 2007 at Cedars Nursing Home. An army veteran of World War II, he retired with 29 years of service with Western Electric and was a member of Immanuel Baptist Church. He was preceded in death by parents Willie "Bess" and Sallie Morgan; wife Lois Morgan; and brothers Barnard, Paul, Calvin and Aaron Morgan.

Survivors include: sister Delcie Morgan Winkler of Lebanon; sisters-in-law Clara Jones Morgan and Helen H. Morgan, both of Indianapolis; nieces Sherrie (Larry) Norton, Lynette (Joe) Jamison, Patti and Tammy Morgan and Lisa Moran; nephews Aaron, David and Billy Morgan; great-nieces Victoria Norton, Amanda Jamison, and Morgan Moran; great-nephews David Jamison and Andrew Moran; and special friend Vera Ethridge.

Pallbearers will be Joe Griffin, Ray Howell, Larry Norton, Joe Jamison, Herman Baines, Paul Vanhook, Earl Brown and Jack Stroud.

Honorary pallbearers will be Wilson Bank and Trust office employees and Dr. Bernard and Debbie Pare'.

In lieu of flowers, contributions can be made to Cumberland Masonic Lodge 726, 79 S. 700 W., Cumberland, IN 46229.

Barbard Jean Raney

A private graveside service for Mrs. Raney is scheduled.

Mrs. Raney, 71, of Mt. Juliet, died Saturday, Dec. 29, 2007.

Survivors include: husband Royce L. Raney; children Claire (Larry) Baltz and Paul Raney; grandchildren Morgan and Meredith Baltz; and siter Christine Dempsey.

In lieu of flowers, contributions can be made to the American Cancer Society.

Hermitage Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements.

Norene McDonald Tomlinson

Services for Mrs. Tomlinson will be 10 a.m. Tuesday, Jan. 1 at Ligon and Bobo Funeral Home with Bro. John Petree officiating. Interment will be in Wilson County Memorial Gardens. Visitation will be 1-5 p.m. Monday and 9 a.m. until service time Tuesday at the funeral home.

Mrs. Tomlinson, 90, of Lebanon, died Saturday, Dec. 29, 2007 at Cedars Health Care. She was a homemaker and member of Cedar Creek Baptist Church. She was preceded in death by parents James Albert and Elizabeth Watson McDonald; husband Woodrow Wilson Tomlinson; brothers Harold and James Albert McDonald; and sisters Nanelle Gentry and Edna Lena McDonald.

Survivors include: son and daughter-in-law Donald and Barbara Tomlinson of Lebanon; grandchildren Amanda (Logan) Carter of Enterprise, Ala. and Christopher Tomlinson of Lebanon; brother Floyd (Joyce) McDonald and sisters Lucille Nelson and Dorothy Eddins, all of Lebanon.

Pallbearers will be Norman and Regan McDonald, Chris, Rick and David Tomlinson and Logan Carter.


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