Western Wayne News Obituaries

Eric Nead

On Wednesday, September 18, 2019, Eric Nead, loving husband, father, grandfather and friend, passed away at the age of 62. Eric was born on August 24, 1957 in Rushville, Indiana to Albert and Valetta (Clifford) Nead. He was a Lincoln High School graduate of the class of 1975. Eric...

Dorothy Lorene Phillips

Dorothy Lorene Phillips, 93, a lifelong Hagerstown resident, passed away peacefully, with family by her side, on Wednesday, September 18, 2019, at Friends Fellowship Community, where she had resided for the past year. Dorothy was born in Hagerstown on April 1, 1926 to Arch and Helen (Miller) Knapp. In...

Amy E. Ladd

Amy E. Ladd, age 53, of Williamsburg, Indiana, lost her battle with cancer Thursday, September 19, 2019, at her home surrounded by her family. Amy was born January 16, 1966, in New Castle, Indiana, to James W. and Lois Laymon Ladd Sr. She was a native of Williamsburg, but appreciated...

Betty Jane (Rudisell) Scruggs

Betty Jane (Rudisell) Scruggs, age 87, of Hagerstown, passed away surrounded by family on Wednesday, September 18, 2019. She was born in Cambridge City on January 3rd, 1932 to Oris and Rebecca Rudisell. She graduated from Lincoln High School. She often reminisced of times with her six sisters and meeting interesting...

Robert Eugene “Bob” Sharpe

Robert Eugene “Bob” Sharpe, age 87, of Richmond, Indiana, died Tuesday, September 17, 2019, at Arbor Trace. Born July 25, 1932, in Richmond, Indiana, to Kenneth and Lillian Stowe Sharpe, Bob lived in Richmond most of his life. He graduated from Richmond High School and attended Community College of the...