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Lena Mottern

Friday, July 29, 2011

Lena Mottern, 84, of Elnora, died July 28, 2011 at Good Samaritan Hospital in Vincennes.

Born March 6, 1927 in Petersburg, she was daughter of William Bement and Mary Shafer.

She worked as a machine operator at General Electric. A member of the Elnora Christian Church, she played gospel country music.

Survivors include: a daughter, Tomiey Rae (Gene) Rector, of Elizabeth, Ky.; sons, Tracy Bill Mottern and Kenneth Spurlin, both of Elnora; 13 grandchildren; four great-grandchildren; and a brother, Alfred Bement, of Renselear, Ind.

She was preceded in death by her parents and one son, Troy Lee Mottern.

The funeral service will at 10 a.m. on Monday at Elnora Christian Church with Brother Richard Smith officiating.

Friends may call at the church from 4 to 8 p.m. on Sunday.

Arrangements are being handled by Poindexter Hall and McClure Funeral Home in Odon.