Mrs. Forest Cleveland

Sunday, June 15, 2008

Forest F. Cleveland, 101, of Linton and formerly of Lyons, passed away Saturday, June 14, 2008, at Glenburn Home. She was born on June 16, 1906, in Sullivan County to Oliver Perry and Stella Rose (Begemann) Mounts.

On December 29, 1925, she married Paul C. Cleveland.

Forest was a homemaker and a member of Indian Prairie Baptist Church.

Survivors include: a daughter, Sharon (Bud) Pittman of Linton; six grandchildren: Byron Pittman of Sandborn, Roxie Wertenberger of Benton, AR, Curtis Pittman and Gale Pittman, both of Switz City, Douglas Cleveland, and Deborah Demello, nine great-grandchildren and seven great-great grandchildren.

Forest was preceded in death by her parents; her husband; one son, Garvy Cleveland; five brothers, Elmo, Sam, Arvil, Arthur, Lester Mounts; and two sisters: LaVina Hutcherson and Minnie Medley.

Friends may call from 9 a.m. until the hour of service at 11 a.m. on Tuesday at the Anderson-Poindexter Memory Chapel in Linton. Burial will follow at Indian Prairie Cemetery.

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