HUFFMAN, Shirley L. (Ward)

Date of birth: 26 Oct 1939 Indianapolis, Marion, Indiana
Date of death: 6 Dec 2001 Greenwood, Johnson, Indiana

Franklin Daily Journal, December 8, 2001

Shirley L. (Ward) Huffman

Shirley L. (Ward) Huffman, 62, died Thursday, Dec. 6, 2001, at her residence in Greenwood.

She was born Oct. 26, 1939, in Indianapolis. Her parents were Cletus and Cora Ward. She married James Huffman on Feb. 14, 1976. He survives. Other survivors include a son, Fritz Huffman of LaGrange, Ky.; three daughters, Susan Ragan of Bargersville, Peggy Lair of Greenfield and Karen Smedley of Salem; two brothers, Roy Ward of McCordsville and Bill Ward of Avon; a sister, Joan Andrews of Greenwood; six grandchildren; and a great-grandchild.

She was a graduate of Manual High School in Indianapolis.

She was employed as a cook for 20 years by Winchester Village School, retiring in 2001. She was also employed as a cook for 14 years by Beech Grove schools.

She was a member of St. John‘s United Church of Christ and Beech Grove Chapter 465 OES.

The Rev. David Schnepf will conduct a service at 10 a.m. Monday at Wilson St. Pierre Funeral Service & Crematory, Greenwood Chapel. Friends may call from 2 to 7 p.m. Sunday at the funeral home, where an Eastern Star memorial service will take place at 7 p.m. Burial will be at Forest Lawn Memory Gardens in White River Township.

Memorial contributions may be made to St. Francis Wellness Group.

Submitted by Mark E Wirey