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James W. Waltemath, 75, Brown County

James W. Waltemath, 75, Brown County, passed away peacefully Friday evening, Oct. 19, 2012, at his home in Brown County.

He was born March 5, 1937 in North Platt, Neb., to the late Harry and Dorothy (Weaver) Waltemath. Jim attended high school in North Platt and then went on to earn his bachelor's d3egree in business from University of Arizona. He was a retired business executive from the hotel industry. Jim enjoyed old cars, fishing and was an avid NASCAR fan with Tony Stewart being his favorite driver. He also was a fan of the Indainapolis Colts and the San Diego Chargers.
Jim is survived by a daughter, Jamie (Jeff) James of Taylorsville, Ky.; two grandchildren, Jake James of Kentucky and Jason James of California; a nephew, Devin D. (Heidi) Duncan of Brown County; and two nieces, Cynthia Meyer and Karen Cole, both of Austin, Texas.

He was preceded in death by a sister, Regan Forest; and half brothers, Harry Jr. and Morant Waltemath.

A celebration of life service will take place at 2 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 3, at Morgantown United Methodist Church, 20 E. Washington Street in Morgantown.

Arrangements have been entrusted to Meredith-Clark Funeral Home Cremation & Personalization Center in Morgantown.

Memorial contributions can be sent in honor of Jim to the Brown County Humane Society, P.O. Box 746, Nashville, IN 47448; or to Red Sky Animal Rescue, 8305 W. County Rd. 150 N., Medora, IN. 47260.

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Charlotte K. (Adkins) Wilson, 67, Franklin
  Former resident of Brown County

  • November 23
    Annual community-wide hymn sing planned
    6:30 p.m. Nashville Christian Church, 160 S. Van Buren St.
  • November 23
    Nashville Reserve Officers host chili cook-off
    10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Nashville P.D., 200 Hawthorne Drive
  • November 25
    6 p.m. Sycamore Valley Center, 746 Memorial Drive (fairgrounds)
  • November 25
    Open 12-step meetings in New Bellsville area
    6 to 7 p.m. Harmony Baptist Church, 3999 Mt. Liberty Road, New Bellesville
  • November 26
    Go Club meeting Wednesday at coffee/tea shop
    3 p.m. Brown County Public Library, 205 N. Locust Lane
  • November 26
    BC Sheriff's Merit Board
    4 p.m. Sheriff's Office, Law Enforcement Center, 55 State Road 46 East
  • November 28
    6 p.m. Fruitdale Fire Station, 5200 State Road 135 North, Bean Blossom
  • November 29
    6 p.m. Sycamore Valley Center, 746 Memorial Drive (fairgrounds)
  • November 29
    Dave Miller at Abe Martin Lodge
    5:30 to 7:30 p.m. Abe Martin Lodge, Brown County State Park
  • December 2
    6 p.m. Sycamore Valley Center, 746 Memorial Drive (fairgrounds)
  • December 3
    Jeff Foster at Hobnob restaurant
    6 to 8 p.m. Hobnob, 17 W. Main St.
  • December 4
    Go Club at the library Thursdays
    3:30 to 5 p.m. Brown County Public Library, 205 N. Locust Lane
  • December 12
    Widowed group plans Christmas party
    noon Salt Creek Golf Retreat, 2359 State Road 46 East
  • December 12
    BCSP Christmas bird count slated
    8 a.m. BCSP Nature Center, 1810 State Road 46 East
  • December 13
    Free community breakfast at Sprunica church
    8 to 10 a.m. Sprunica Baptist Church, 3902 Sprunica Road