SARAH YARBROUGH EVANS, mother of the Rev. James Evans, pastor of Crescent Avenue UMC in Fort Wayne (former NIC), died Thursday, May 28, 2009 in Valparaiso, Ind. A memorial service has been scheduled for 4 p.m. on Friday, June 5 at the First United Methodist Church, 103 Franklin Street in Valparaiso, Ind., with visitation before and after the service. A second memorial service will be held at First United Methodist Church, 201 E. Third Street in Mishawaka, Ind., on Saturday, June 6, at 11 a.m. with visitation following the service. Burial will be at the Ferrisville Cemetery, three miles south of Mishawaka on Bremen Highway, SR 331, following visitation. Survivors include: daughter, Margie Evans Miller and son-in-law the Rev. Lloyd H. Miller, retired (former NIC), and daughter, Judge Sarah Evans Barker of Morgantown, Ind. Condolences can be sent the Rev. James M. Evans, Crescent Avenue UMC, 1232 Crescent Avenue, Fort Wayne, IN, 46805 cacpastor@centralnet.net or 4evansake@verizon.net and to Margie Evans Miller (Mrs. Lloyd H.), 513 Calumet Avenue, Valparaiso, IN 46383-4804 revlmmiller@verizon.net.


GEORGE GREATHOUSE, part-time Local Pastor at Heltonville UMC in the Bloomington District (former SIC), died Friday, May 29, 2009. Calling hours are scheduled for Monday, June 1, from 4 to 8 p.m. at the Spurgeon Funeral Home, 206 E. Commerce Street in Brownstown, Ind. A memorial service is scheduled for Tuesday, June 2 at 10 a.m. with visitation one-hour prior to service at Spurgeon Funeral Home. Burial will follow at the Christiansburg Cemetery. Survivors include: wife, Connie Greathouse, 7981 W. CR 975 N., Norman, IN 47264; two daughters, Teresa Roland and Jill Greathouse; two grandchildren. Memorial contributions can be made to the American Cancer Society, American Diabetes Association or donor’s choice.