Rushville Republican

July 15, 2013

Joan Mantooth, 75

Rushville Republican


Joan Mantooth, 75, a lifelong Buena Vista resident, passed away Sunday , July 14, 2013 at her home.

She was born April 1, 1938 to Dorothy E. (Vail) Maple. She married Harold Mantooth Nov. 22, 1973; he preceded her in death Sept. 17, 1987.

     Joan was a member of Andersonville Christian Church. She had been a former member many years at Buena Vista Christian Church.

     She is survived by her sons, David W. and wife Lora Smith of Brookville and Ronald L. and wife Janice Smith of Rushville; grandchildren, Shannon Williams, Shealyn Smith, Daniel and Curtis Smith; and great-grandchildren, Olivia Williams and Dresend Tankersly.

     Services will be held at 11 a.m. Thursday, July 18 at Moster Mortuary, Rushville with Pastor Rich Ralston presiding. Friends are welcome to visit at the mortuary Wednesday from 5 to 8 p.m. Burial will be in Hopewell Cemetery.

     Memorial contributions may be made to Andersonville Christian Church.