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Della Marie Bryan

1915 - 2015

     Della Marie Bryan, age 99, of Harrisburg, passed away at 7:55 PM, Thursday, May 21, 2015 at Saline Care Center in Harrisburg.

     She was born on June 10, 1915 in Hardin County to the late James A. and Sadie (Hicks) Shewmaker.  On October 16, 1937 she married Charles Bryan and he preceded her in death on December 9, 1984.  She was a member of the Social Brethren Church in Harrisburg.

     Surviving family members include her nephew: David McGan and wife Mary Jane of Corydon, KY; nieces: Wanda Raley and Geraldine Ewell of Harrisburg.

     Marie was preceded in death by her parents, husband, brother, James Shewmaker, four sisters, Ruby Smith, Robbie Owen, Vera Shewmaker and Beulah McGan and one niece, Linda McGan.

     Funeral services will be held at 2 PM, Sunday, May 24, 2015 at Reed Funeral Chapel in Harrisburg.  Rev. G.E. Coultas will officiate.  Burial will follow in Lavender Cemetery in Hardin County.  Visitation will be held from 12:30 to 2 PM, Sunday, May 24, 2015 at Reed Funeral Chapel.  Memorial contributions may be made to the Dorrisville Social Brethren Church Bus Ministry.

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Linda G. Vinyard

1952 2015

    Linda G. Vinyard, age 63 of Harrisburg, passed away at 1:10 PM Thursday May 14, 2015 at Fountain View
Nursing Home in Eldorado.

   She was born December 31, 1951 in Pontiac, Michigan to the late Ed and Juanita (Stone) Thaxton. She was a CNA with home health care.

Linda is survived by a daughter: Carolyn McGhee Glore of Cave-in-Rock, IL; step-daughter: Patricia Burton of Cave-in-Rock; Grandson: Dillon James Glore of Harrisburg; 2 step grandchildren: Bree Smock and Lilly Smock of  Rosiclare, IL; Brothers: Gerry (Goat) Thaxton; Terry and wife Norma Thaxton; Dennis and wife Paula Thaxton and sister: Kim and husband Mike Upchurch all of Harrisburg; brother-in-law: Mike Balch of Sandusky, OH; special aunt: Janette Stone and special cousin Connie Stacey; and special friends: Agnes Hopkins and Jeannie Cook and several nieces and nephews.

She was preceded in death by her parents, sisters, Brenda Kay Balch and Janice Mitchell, and granddaughter: Stormi Jo Pennell and niece: Michelle Balch Thomson.

Funeral services were held at 1 PM, Monday, May 18, 2014 at Reed Funeral Chapel in Harrisburg with Russell Powell and Jerry Alexander officiating. Visitation was from 11 AM to 1 PM, Monday, May 18, 2014 at the funeral home. Burial followed in Liberty Cemetery. Memorials may be made Liberty Cemetery.

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