Miriam R. (Wright) Mathis, age 82 passed away Monday afternoon, April 2, 2012 at The Indiana Masonic Home in Franklin. She was a resident of Franklin.
Miriam was born April 9, 1929, in Marion County, to the late Everett and Pearl Wright. She married Marion Mathis on June 7, 1951. He preceded her in death on November 10, 2007 after 56 loving years.
Miriam was a retired elementary school teacher, having taught in San Antonio Texas before returning to live in Franklin with her husband. She was a member of the Franklin Order of Eastern Star and the Lawrence Community Center, where she was active in the "Brunch Bunch". Miriam enjoyed sewing & caring for her three dogs: Chen, Sugar and Dolly.
She was survived by her caregivers: Debra & Quentin Stout of Trafalgar.
A graveside service will be held on Thursday at 11:00 am at Greenlawn Cemetery in Franklin. Funeral arrangements have been entrusted to Meredith – Clark Funeral Home Cremation & Personalization Center in Morgantown.
Memorial contributions may be sent in honor of Miriam to the American Cancer Society, 5635 W. 96th Street, Suite 100, Indianapolis, IN 46206.
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