Laura Louise Pope

Friday, May 16, 2014

Laura Louise Pope, 40, of Bainbridge, passed away May 3, 2014.

Born Aug. 26, 1973 in Indianapolis, she was the daughter of Beverly Hinman-Graham Kersey and John Wakefield Swadner.

She married J. Douglas Pope on Oct. 4, 1991 in Mooresville.

Laura attended Avon High School and worked as a teacher's aide for North Putnam School Corporation.

She was a member of United Community Church of the Nazarene.

Survivors include her husband, J. D.; sons; J. Douglas Pope Jr. (Taylor) and Jordan Nelson Pope; daughter Whitney Louise Pope; parents John (Carol) Swadner and Beverly Kersey; brother John (Martha) Swadner and sister Penny (Butch) Orr.

A celebration of life will be held at 3 p.m. on Saturday, May 24 in the North Putnam High School gym.

Family and friends may gather one hour prior to service.

Contributions may be made to the Laura Pope Benefit c/o Tri-County Bank P.O. Box 229 Bainbridge, IN 46105.

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