Rushville Republican

August 13, 2013

Rita Mae Hufferd, 87

Rushville Republican

---- — Rita Mae Hufferd, 87, of Plainfield, passed away Aug. 12, 2013.

She was born Oct. 20, 1925, in Carthage to the late Melvin “Bill” and Margaret Henley. She worked for International Harvester, Chevrolet Body and Indiana Employment Security Division. She was a 1943 graduate of Morristown High School. Her memberships include Plainfield Christian Church, Pollyanna Homemakers Club of Plainfield and Morristown O.E.S. #316.

Visitation will be from 4 to 8 p.m. Thursday, Aug. 15 Hampton-Gentry Funeral Home. Graveside services will be at 11 a.m. Friday, Aug. 16 in Arlington East Hill Cemetery.

She was preceded in death by her husband, William T. “Bill” Hufferd; grandson, Aaron Hufferd; and sister, VeraLee Lain.

Survivors include children, Gary (Linda), Jay, Mark Hufferd and Diane (John) Kramer; sister, Mary Lou Wood; grandchildren, Nathan (Jessica), Zachary, Lindsay, Erika and Jarrett Hufferd, Lauren and Logan Kramer; niece, Melanie (Keith) Musser; great-niece and nephew, Abigail and David Musser; brother-in-law, Hubert Hufferd.

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