Petersburg, IN – Alice Virginia (Beadles) Kinman Kearby, 84, died January 4, 2008, at Amber Manor Nursing Home, Petersburg, IN.
She was born November 9, 1923, in the White Oak community of Pike County, Ind., to Elmer and Della Long Beadles, both of whom preceded her in death. She was a proud 1942 graduate of Winslow High School, a member of the Alford Extension Homemakers and a lifetime resident of Pike County. She was a member of the Winslow Christian Church.
In addition to her parents, Alice was preceded in death by brothers, Milton and Otho Beadles, sisters, Opal Anderson and Josephine Tisdale, one great-grandson and one stepgreat-grandson.
Survivors include daughters, Judy Gumbel and husband, George, of Boonville, Ind.; Bonnie Weathers and husband, David, of Washington, Ind., and Carla Willis and her husband, Greg, of Petersburg; stepdaughters, Marla Ziegler of Loogootee, Ind., and Marcia Rooksberry and husband, David, of Brazil, Ind; brother Bernard Beadles of Petersburg; sisters, Mary Bellamy and Fern Mullins, both of Winslow, Ind., and Dorothy Curry of Glendale, Ariz.; seven grandchildren, Geoffrey Wood and wife, Susan, David Wood and wife, Suzanne, Brook Strahle and husband, Jim, Brian Weathers and wfie, Denene, and Nathan, Tom and Kinsey Willis; six step-grandchildren, seven great-grandchildren; 15 stepgreat-grandchildren; and many nieces and nephews.
Funeral services were at 10:30 AM EST, January 7, 2008, at Harris Funeral Home, with Dr. Robert Asa officiating, burial in Pleasant Ridge Cemetery. Visitation was 8 a.m. to service time January7, 2008.