She was a member of the Otterbein Methodist Church, and later the Linton First United Methodist Church, and the Columbian #140 Order of Eastern Star for over 50 years, all of Linton.
She is survived by a son, Jack W. (Ernestine) Templeton of Carmel, one daughter, Sharon (Dick) Smoot of Carmel, a daughter-in-law, Patty Templeton of McMurry, PA, six grandchildren, Maureen Rentz, Bradley Templeton, Paul Templeton, Steve Templeton, Mark Templeton, and Anne Smoot, eight great-grandchildren, and three great-great grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her parents, her husband, Harold W. Templeton, her son, Ronald Templeton, and her brother, James Jerrels.
Funeral service will be held at Welch & Cornett Funeral Home in Linton at 1:00 p.m. Saturday, January 19, 2013, Rev. Jim Cooper officiating. Burial will follow at Fairview Cemetery in Linton.
Visitation will be held on Saturday from 11:00 a.m. until the time of service.
The family would like to thank the nurses and staff at Carmel ManorCare at Summer Trace for three years of loving care.
Memorial donations can be made to the Linton First United Methodist Church through the funeral home.
Online condolences can be sent at www.welchcornett.com