Rosemary Tarwater

Friday, November 17, 2006

Rosemary Tarwater, 78, of Sullivan passed away at 2:40 p.m. on Wednesday, Nov. 15, 2006 at Davis Garden Health Center in Terre Haute.

Born Oct. 20, 1928 in Sullivan County, she was the daughter of George W. and Jessie (Bedwell) Cox.

She was retired from GTE and was employed at First Bank and Trust in Sullivan. She was also a member of Eastern Star Lodge No. 188, the American Legion Auxillary Post No. 139, the Sullivan First Baptist Church, Alpha Delphian and was a volunteer at Sullivan County Community Hospital.

Survivors include nieces, nephews and other relatives.

She is preceded in death by her parents; her husband, Russell Tarwater; two brothers, Jackie Lee Cox and Billy Dean Cox; two sisters, Joyce Bowen and Marion Alumbaugh.

Funeral service will be at 2 p.m. on Saturday at Banks and Brust Funeral Home in Sullivan with the Rev. Timothy Flence and the Rev. Ron Riggs officiating. Burial will be in Center Ridge Cemetery.

Visitation will be from 4-8 p.m. today, and before services on Saturday.