Karen L. (Burdette) Edrington – Class of 1970 – April 1, 2016
Karen L. (Burdette) Edrington, 63, of Oakland City, Indiana died Friday, April 1, 2016 at her home. She was born October 11, 1952 to Harry Dean and Helen Stuckey Burdette of Winslow. She was a lifelong member of the New Liberty General Baptist Church in Coe, holding numerous offices over the years. She was employed by Hometown IGA in Oakland City for 23 years until she retired in 2014.
She was preceded in death by her father in 2008, a son Jason Edrington in 1998 and a grandson Caleb Dean Edrington in 2012.
She is survived by her son Ryan (Amy) Edrington, five grandchildren: Allison, Matthew, Elizabeth, Jack and Isaiah all of Petersburg; her mother, Helen Burdette of Winslow; two sisters: Brenda (Lanny) Simmons of Winslow; and Deana Kearns of West End, NC; two nieces: Melanie (David) Kavanaugh and Katie Kearns; one nephew, Joshua Kearns and one great niece, Karley Kavanaugh.
Funeral Services will be conducted by Corn-Colvin Funeral Home in Oakland City on Tuesday, April 5, at 10 a.m. (CDT) with Rev. Garry Pancake officiating. Burial will be in the New Liberty Cemetery. Visitation will be held from 3 until 8 p.m. (CDT) on Monday, April 4, 2016 at the Corn-Colvin Funeral Home.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the New Liberty Cemetery or the New Liberty Building Fund. Envelopes will be available at Corn-Colvin Funeral Home. You may leave a message of sympathy or light a memorial candle at www.corncolvinfuneralhome.com