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Monday, November 8, 2004

Betty Joan Nevins, 81, of Brazil died at 6:38 a.m. Thursday, Nov. 4, 2004, at St. Vincent Clay Hospital.

Born June 28, 1923, in Edgar County, she was the daughter of Alvah Ray Girdley and Elsie Mitchell.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Leonard Nevins, who died in 1983; her parents; a sister, Irene Bell; and a son, Donnie.

Survivors included four sons, Johnny and Neila Nevins, Charles and Diana Nevins, Robert Nevins and Michael and Debbie Nevins; a daughter, Betty Lewis; three sisters, Doris Harnes, Patty Frahm and Martha Turner; three brothers, Warren Girdley, David Girdley and Robert Girdley; several grandchildren, great-grandchildren and nieces and nephews.

Services will be at 1 p.m. Monday in Mattox-Wood Funeral Home, Terre Haute, with the Rev. Richard V. Pippin officiating. Burial will be in Cress Cemetery.

Friends may call 11 a.m.-1 p.m. Monday in the funeral home.