ROBERT E. CAREY, retired Elder (SIC) died Aug. 1, 2007. A memorial service was held Aug. 4 at Orleans UMC, with burial on Aug. 6 at Grant Memorial Park in Marion, Ind. Survivors include wife, Cordelia Carey, 502 E Wilson St, Orleans, IN 47452. Memorial contributions may be sent to Orleans UMC building fund, P.O. Box 144 Orleans, IN 47452-0144.
ARTHUR SUMMERS CLARK retired pastor (NIC), died Aug. 18, 2007. A memorial service was held on Aug. 26 at the Speedway UMC, 5065 W. 16th St., Indianapolis, IN 46224. Memorials can be made to Taiama Secondary School and sent to the Speedway UMC. Survivors include four children: Hazel Clark, Jim Clark, Marsha Franz and Louise Clark.
WENDELL P. CARMICHAEL, father of the Rev. Sandi Lumpkin, pastor of Rehoboth UMC in the Muncie District (NIC), died July 21, 2007. A memorial was held Tuesday, July 24, at the Buck Creek Church of the Brethren near Mooreland, Ind. Condolences can be sent to the Rev. Sandi Lumpkin, 8946 W 900 S, Modoc, IN 47358-9400.
L. HERSCHEL DYER, retired pastor (NIC), died July 28, 2007. A memorial service was held Aug. 1 in the Heritage Pointe Chapel in Warren, Ind. with interment in the Spring Hill Cemetery. Survivors include two sons, Lynn H. Dyer of Indianapolis and Larry Dyer of South Bend; and a brother, James Dyer of Durham, N.C. Condolences can be sent to Larry Dyer, 1010 S. 26th St., #5, South Bend, IN 46615. Memorials can be made to the Heritage Pointe Scholarship Fund, 801 Huntington Ave., Warren, IN 46792.
NANCY GARRETT, mother of the Rev. D. Bradford Garrett, pastor of Woodruff Grove UMC in Wolcottsville, Ind. (NIC), died on August 19, 2007. A memorial service was held at the Otterbien UMC in Otterbein, Ind. on Aug. 23. Condolences can be sent to the Rev. D. Bradford Garrett, 4860 South 450 East Wolcottville, IN 46795.
EVERETT L. HAINES, retired pastor (NIC), died July 18, 2007. A memorial service was held July 21 at Feller and Clark Funeral Home in Auburn, Ind.
PEARL HAZENFIELD, widow of the Rev. Harold H. Hazenfield (NIC), died June 30, 2007 at Greencroft in Goshen, Ind. Survivors include a daughter, Jan Hirschman of Indianapolis; and a son, Hugh Hazenfield of Waialua, Hawaii. Condolences can be sent to Jan Hirschman, 5104 Plantation Dr., Indianapolis, IN 46250.
RAY E. MILLS, retired pastor (NIC), died Aug. 12, 2007. A memorial service was held Aug. 16 at the Amanda Reid Chapel, Wesley Manor, in Frankfort, Ind. with burial at the Greenlawn Cemetery in Michigan City, Ind. Survivors include his wife, Opal; son, Mark; and daughter, Becky Clawson. Memorials can be given to the Good Samaritan Fund at Wesley Manor or the Indiana UM Children's Home, 515 W. Camp St., Lebanon, IN 46052. Condolences may be sent to Opal Mills, Wesley Manor, 1555 N. Main St., Frankfort, IN 46041.
KAY NEFF, wife of the Rev. Michael Neff (associate pastor at Syracuse St. Andrews UMC - NIC), died Aug. 17, 2007. A memorial service was held the morning of Aug. 22 at St. Andrews UMC in Syracuse, Ind., followed by a graveside service at the Union Center Cemetery in Elkhart Co. Condolences can be sent to Rev. Michael L Neff, 571 E. Lake View Rd., Syracuse, IN 46567-9437.Memorials can be given in Kay's honor to the St. Andrew's Matthew 25 Fund; Calvary UMC, 801 S. Huntington St., Syracuse, IN 46567-1811; or to the Brimfield UMC, 1027 E. Summitt St., Wawaka, IN 46794-9727.
RUTH PARKS, spouse of retired minister the Rev. Emery Parks (SIC), died July 14, 2007. A memorial service was held on July 18, with burial at Mt. Nebo in Martinsville, Ind. Survivors include daughter, Patricia Anderson, 940 E York, Martinsville, IN 46151; son, Richard Parks; five grandchildren and 15 great-grandchildren. Memorials can be made to the First UMC in Martinsville, or the Jack Anderson Memorial Fund.
JAMES A. SHARP, son of the Rev. Earl Sharp (retired NIC), died on June 26, 2007. A memorial service was held July 28 at Fishers UMC in Fishers, Ind. Memorials gifts can be made to Fishers UMC, 9690 E. 116th St. in Fishers, IN 46037-2838. Condolences can be sent to the Rev. Earl and Veral Sharp, 801 Huntington Ave #19, Warren IN 46792.
MAXINE TOLIVER, widow of the late Rev. Max Toliver (SIC), died Aug. 21, 2007. A memorial service was held Aug. 25 at the Orleans UMC in Orleans, Ind., with burial at Mt. Horeb. Survivors include two daughters, Jan Metcalf, 272 Gelletie Dr, Franklin, TN 37064 and Stephanie Holmes; one grandchild; and two great-grandchildren.
D. LOWELL TOUSSAINT, retired pastor (SIC), died July 29, 2007. A memorial was held Aug. 1 at Franklin United Methodist Community in Franklin, Ind., with burial at Greenwood Cemetery. Survivors include wife, Alverta Toussaint, 1070 W. Jefferson St., Franklin, IN 46131; son, David Toussaint; daughters, Bobbie Vore and Mary A. Maxwell; and 10 grandchildren. Memorials can be made to Christ UMC, 8540 U.S. Hwy 31, Indianapolis, IN 46227.