Thelma M. Barlow, 79 of Leesburg, Indiana passed away at 10:20 am Wednesday, November 28, 2012 at Gardens at Lake City, Warsaw.
On November 19, 1933, she was born in Winchester, Indiana to Ward and Florence (Mixell) Rector. She married George Barlow on November 24, 1972 in Parker City, Indiana who survives.
Thelma moved to Leesburg in 1979. She worked for the U.S. Postal Service prior to marriage and then became a homemaker. She attended First Baptist Church, Oswego, Indiana and she enjoyed crocheting and candy making.
Thelma is also survived by three sons, Barry (and spouse Janet) Earley, Converse, Larry Earley, Fort Myers, Florida and Bruce (and spouse Rita) Earley, Goshen; six grandchildren and ten great grandchildren.
A funeral service will be at 1:00 pm Saturday, December 1, 2012 at McHatton-Sadler Funeral Chapel, Warsaw with Barry Earley of Liberty Baptist Church officiating. Burial will be at Leesburg Cemetery, Leesburg.
Visitation hours will be from 4:00 – 8:00 pm Friday, November 30, 2012 at the funeral chapel.
The family requests memorial contributions are to be made to Hope Hospice, P.O. Box 621, Rochester, Indiana 46975.