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Betty Jane Cooksey

Thursday, April 3, 2008

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Betty Jane Cooksey, 79, Greencastle, formerly of Brazil, died at 6:20 p.m., Wednesday, April 2, 2008, at Putnam County Hospital, Greencastle.

She was born Oct. 17, 1928, in Bellefontaine, Ohio, as the daughter of Benton and Mary Winkler Grantham. She graduated from Van Buren High School with the Class of 1946. In addition to raising her family, she had been employed at Hills Department Store in Terre Haute and as a nurses' aide.

She was preceded in death by her parents and one sister, Norma Pettit.

She is survived by one son, Tom Warrick and wife Trish, Anacoco, La., and one daughter, Mary Warrick, Greencastle. She is also survived by five grandchildren, Tim Warrick, Rachel Warrick, Shonna Frye, Kristie Hyten, and Laura Dulin and seven great grandchildren.

Visitation will be 10 a.m-Noon, Monday, April 7, at Moore Funeral Home. Funeral services will be conducted Monday, at Noon, with Rev. Steve Williams officiating. Burial will follow at Summit Lawn Cemetery. Memorial donations may be made to the Clay County Humane Society, 8280 N CR 125 W, Brazil, Ind., 47834. Visit www.moore-funeral-homes.com to send condolences to the family or for more information.