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Tuesday, December 2, 2003

Char L. Staggs, 54, of Cory, died at 4:08 p.m., Sunday, Nov. 30, 2003, at Union Hospital.

Born on Jan. 31, 1949 in Terre Haute, she was the daughter of Joseph Jr. and Rose Marie Pierce Traum who have preceded her in death.

She was a 1967 graduate of Garfield High School and also a graduate of Ivy Tech and worked as an LPN at Meadows and Southwood Nursing Homes.

On Sept.14, 1968, she married Gerald J. Staggs in Oceanside, Calif.

She loved her family, the ocean and as a hobby enjoyed paintin and reading.

She was also preceded in death by a son, John Staggs and her father-in-law, Paul Russell Staggs.

Survivors include her husband, Gerald J. Staggs; a son, Chris Staggs and fiancée Sherri Sutton of Cory; a daughter-in-law, Misty Staggs of Bowling Green; her mother-in-law, Juanita Staggs of Riley; a brother-in-law, Leland Staggs of Riley; two grandchildren, Austin and Jacan Staggs; and a cousin Debbie Hines of Terre Haute.

Visitation will be Wednesday, 4-8 p.m. at Schoppenhorst Funeral Home, Clay City.

Services will be 1 p.m. Thursday at the funeral home, with Pastor Anthony Ferriel officiating. Burial will follow in Fairview Cemetery, Bowling Green.