Verna Lois Goodson Dove, 83, of Linton, passed away at 8:25 a.m. Saturday, Aug. 28, 2004 at Greene County General Hospital in Linton.
Born July 8, 1921 in Linton, she was the daughter of James Wesley and Millie (Watson) Goodson.
She was an assistant manager at Murphy's for four years and a member of St. Peter Catholic Church, Linton.
Survivors include: one daughter Sherry L. Edwards Osborne of Waldron; three grandchildren, Mint Barber and Kelly of Washington, Michael Osborne of Vincennes, and Maria Kasinger and Kevin of Vincennes; six great-grandchildren, Casey Summers of Washington, Christan, Michael C. and Ashley Osborne of Vincennes, and Mikala and Kaden Barber of Washington; two great-great grandchildren, Alexis and Avery Pono; her companion Bud (Joe) Jones of Linton; one sister Phyllis Anne Bales of Linton; and several nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by her parents, her husband Ralph Edwards, who passed away Oct. 17, 1986, two brothers, and two sisters.
Funeral service will be at 10:30 a.m. on Tuesday at Anderson-Poindexter Memory Chapel, Linton with the Rev. Hilary Vieck officiating. Burial will be in Fairview Cemetery Linton.
Friends may call from 4-8 p.m. today, with a Rosary service at 7 p.m. and from 9 a.m. until the hour of service Tuesday at the funeral home.
Memorial contributions may be made to St. Peter Catholic Church, Linton.