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LaDema L. Oliver

Friday, March 25, 2011

LaDema L. Oliver, 94, Brazil, died Friday, March 25, 2011, at Cloverleaf Healthcare, Knightsville.

She was born Sept. 5, 1916, in Aliceville, Ind., in Knox County, as the daughter of David and Oaka Sexton Law.

Following high school, she married Charles Frederick Oliver Sept. 15, 1940. He preceded her in death April 4, 1996.

She was employed at several businesses, including the Illinois Dept. of Welfare, Con Can of Terre Haute, Capehart Mfgr., Bendix Aviation of South Bend, Reich Bros. of Terre Haute, Girton Implement of Brazil, Law Bee Line, Hughes Chrysler Dodge and Hughes Honda.

She was a member of the Ebenezer Church.

She was preceded in death by her parents, husband Charles F. Oliver, son-in-law Steve Newman, sister Larue Morris, and brother David E. Law.

She is survived by daughters Karen Newman, Louisville, Ky., and Gail Oliver, Brazil, grandsons Christopher Newman (Andrea), and Jason Newman (Marcela), great-grandchildren Gwendolyn, Koen and Zachary Newman, and other extended family.

Visitation will be 4-7 p.m., Sunday, March 27, at Moore Funeral Home, with funeral services to be conducted at 11 a.m., Monday, March 28, at the funeral home, with Pastor Bill Price officiating.

Burial will follow at Summit Lawn Cemetery.

Memorial contributions may be made to the Clay County Humane Society, 8280 N. CR 125 W., Brazil, Ind., 47834, or Ebenezer Church, 1698 E. CR 1350 N., Brazil, Ind., 47834.

Visit www.moorefuneralhomes.com to send condolences to the family.