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Betty Marie Huffman

Sunday, November 25, 2007

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Betty Marie Huffman passed away Sunday, Nov. 25, 2007, at the Cloverleaf Health Care Facility at the age of 76.

She was born Feb. 22, 1931, in Brazil, to James and Lola (Love) Smith.

Betty graduated from Brazil High School in 1949 and from St. Anthony Hospital of Nursing in 1952.

She worked for Dr. Moon in Center Point for four years and at his office in Brazil for several more years. She also worked as a teacher's aid at Staunton Elementary School for 16 years.

She was an active member of the First Christian Church and taught 4- and 5-year-olds for many years.

She was also active in the Missions Committee, Best Years Club and the Church Newsletter.

On Aug.23, 1952, she married William E. "Bill" Huffman. He survives.

She is also survived by two sons and their wives, Doug and Mindy (Koehler) Huffman, Center Point and Gary and Maria (Girton) Huffman, Brazil; four grandchildren, Laura Huffman, Lafayette, Clay Huffman, Center Point, Jenae Huffman, Brazil and Kaley Huffman, Brazil; two sisters, Marjorie Thomas, Brazil and Ann Griffin, Indianapolis.

She was preceded in death by a sister, Jean McGranahan and two brothers, Don and Jim Smith.

Services will be at 10 a.m., Thursday, Nov. 29, 2007, in the First Christian Church in Brazil, with visitation from 4-8 p.m., Wednesday, Nov. 28, 2007, in the church, and again from 9 a.m. until services on Thursday. Burial will be in Clearview Cemetery.

Memorial contributions may be given to the First Christian Building Fund.

For more information or to light a candle in her memory, log on to www.frenchfuneralhome.com.