Francis Marie Summers

Monday, June 30, 2008

Francis Marie Summers, 89, of Brazil, died Wednesday, June 25, 2008 at St. Vincent Hospice in Indianapolis.

Mrs. Summers was born April 11, 1919 in Clay County to Roscoe and Bessie Boyd Mercer. She graduated from Van Buren High School.

She married Howard Summers on Feb. 24, 1940 in Brazil, and he survives.

She was a member of the Lena Good Neighbors Club and the Clay County Extension Homemakers Club. She attended the Lena United Methodist Church.

She was preceded in death by her parents; one sister, Mable Mercer; her brother Melvin Mercer and sister-in-law Lurene Mercer.

Also surviving are three sons, Eugene Summers and wife Brenda of Reelsville; David Summers and wife Kanene of Lebanon and Don Summers of Brazil; grandchildren, Kara Donner of Lebanon, Laura Summers of Reelsville, Kyle Summers and wife Carrie of Noblesville, Gena Brock and husband Adam of Otterbein, Justin Summers of Tabernash, Co., Jason Summers of Brazil and Kelsie Summers of Marshall, Ill.; three great-grandchildren; one sister, Marjorie Adamson and husband Fred of Brazil and several nieces and nephews.

Services will be at 11 a.m. Monday at Moore Funeral Home, Brazil, with the Revs. Bob Kumpf and Myron James officiating. Calling will be Sunday from 4 to 8 p.m. and one hour before services.

Burial will be in Calcutta Cemetery.

Memorials are to Lena United Methodist Church, 10932 S. Lena Road, Brazil IN 47834.

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