Betty Z. Billingsley Edmondson

Monday, February 28, 2005

Betty Z. Billingsley Edmondson, 80, of Jasonville, passed away at 7:10 p.m. Friday, Feb. 25, 2005 at Glenburn Home in Linton.

Born Jan. 26, 1925 in Jasonville, she was the daughter of Fred and Bertha (Cole) Billingsley. On March 25, 1951, she married Robert W. Edmondson, who passed away May 7, 1979.

She was a homemaker and a lifelong member of Jasonville First Baptist Church. She also attended Shakamak Community Church.

Survivors include: three daughters and sons-in-law, Diann and Ron Barber of Jasonville, Darlene and Clarence Holmes of Terre Haute, and Rebecca and Alan Duchacek of Bloomfield; two sons and daughters-in-law, Tom and Kathy Edmondson of Jasonville and Robert and Julie Edmondson of Jasonville; 12 grandchildren, Ronal and Braionna Barber of Jasonville, Aimee Barber, Christi Barber and Brian Barber of Jasonville, Missy and Darik Stedman of Hymera, Shellie and Dave Robbins of Dayton, Ohio, Amber Edmondson of Linton, Matt and Melanie Sims of Linton, Megan Sims of Indianapolis, Ashley and Shawn McKee of Jasonville, Brent Reel of Olympia, Wash., and Jesse Reel of Fort Lee, Va.; six great-grandchildren, Brant Mize, Gabe Stedman, Harley McKee, Mia Robbins, Colin Barber and Maddy Robbins; and one sister Ruby Billingsley of Jasonville.

She was preceded in death by her parents, her husband Robert, a daughter Debra Edmondson, four sisters, Veva Bell, Naomi Reese, Charlotte Peterson and Ruth Billingsley, and five brothers, Lawrence Billingsley, Tom Billingsley, Fred Billingsley, Bill Billingsley, and Jack Billingsley.

Funeral service will be at 11 a.m. on Tuesday at McClanahan-Lee Funeral Home, Jasonville, with Pastor Chris McKinney and Pastor Mark Messmer officiating. Burial will be in Lebanon Cemetery, Midland.

Friends may call from 5-8 p.m. today, and from 9 a.m. until the time of service Tuesday at the funeral home.