Violet Ruth (Allbright) Bauer, 83, of Shoals, passed away Sept. 24, 2012 at 6:10 p.m. at the Martin County Healthcare & Rehabilitation Center.
She was born on April 12, 1929 in Martin County, Ind. to Harlan Scott and Sophia (Boyd) Allbright. She married George Washington Christian Bauer on March 14, 1953, and he preceded her in death on Nov. 4, 1982.
Violet was a retired teaching assistant for Shoals Community Schools for more than 18 years and was a member of the Shoals Church of The Cross. She was a graduate of Shoals High School.
She will be deeply missed by her family, including: brother, Roger Allbright of Shoals; children, Becky and Brett Faust of Shoals, Bill and Lisa Bauer of Shoals, Donna and Jim Jeffers of Lyons, Sherry and Dale Gallian of Worthington, Mary and Tim Cornwell of Koleen; grandchildren, Chad Bauer, Jason Bauer, Chris Bauer, Victoria Bauer, Penny Dunn, Jason Jeffers, Jeremy Gallian, Julie Arvin and Amanda Perry; 21 great- grandchildren; and several nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by her parents; husband; sister, Claribel; and four brothers, Francis, Henry, Eugene, and Raymond in childhood.
Visitation will be from 4-8 p.m. on Wednesday, Sept. 26 at the Queen-Lee Funeral Home in Shoals with the funeral service on Thursday at 10 a.m. at the funeral home.
Burial will be in Spring Hill Cemetery in Shoals
Preferred memorials to the Shoals Church of The Cross. Envelopes will be available at the funeral home.
Condolences may be left to the family at www.queenlee.com.