FLORA IRENE HORN CLAY CITY, IN
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Flora Irene Horn, 80, of Clay City, passed away on November 23, 2012 at her home with her family by her side. Flora was born June 15, 1932, the daughter of Ernest and Vinnie (Stanley) Fisher in Terre Haute. She moved to Coal City at the age of 12. Flora married James Dean Horn on May 2, 1953. They moved to Hammond in 1956. She lived there until 1990. They then moved back to Clay City. Flora was a member of Clay City Church of Christ and the Ladies Auxiliary Post 6606. She was a loving wife and mother, and a great cook. She enjoyed collecting dolls and working with the church and VFW. Flora was preceded in death by her parents; and son, James Dean Horn II. She is survived by her husband of 59 years, James Dean Horn of Clay City; daughters: Cora Flagg and husband Les of Jasonville, Beverly Pettis and husband Jim of Merrillville IN; five grandchildren: Brian Hopman, Aaron Pettis and wife Angie, Brandon Pettis, Patrick Flagg, and Allison Kappas and husband Jeremy all of Northwest Indiana; and two great grandchildren: James and Jacob Pettis. Funeral services will be held Thursday, November 29, 2012 at 11:00 a.m. at Schoppenhorst Funeral Home with Pastor Scott Wiley officiating. Burial will follow at Maple Grove Cemetery. Visitation will be Wednesday November 28, 2012 from 4:00-8:00 p.m. at the funeral home. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Southern Care Hospice, 4624 Springhill Junction Terre Haute, IN 47802. To light a candle in Flora's remembrance, visit www.schop penhorstfuneralhome.com.
Published in The Times on Nov. 27, 2012