Virginia "Ginny" Elizabeth Dishman
Virginia "Ginny" Elizabeth Dishman, 91, of Dimondale, formerly of Charlotte, MI, our loving mother and matriarch of five generations, went home to be with the Lord Wednesday, April 23, 2014. She will be greatly missed by her family and friends. Mrs. Dishman was born August 10, 1922, in Dugger, Indiana, the daughter of Melvin and Bertha (Sims) Boltz. She and her husband, the late Robert Dishman, raised six children and were both active members at Millett Bible Baptist Church in Lansing since 1964. She was a women's bible study group leader and Sunday school teacher for many years. She was loved by many far and wide and many will remember her legacy of love.
Mrs. Dishman was preceded in death by her husband, Robert, in 2003 and her son, Dana Dee Dishman in 1979, and her siblings, Eldo Boltz in 1950 and Bernice Headley in 1968. She is survived by her daughter Sue Ann Hout Depue Browers and spouse Dale Browers of Hastings, son Larry Kent Hout and spouse Succoro Madina Hout of El Paso, TX, daughter Ronda L. Hout Beebe and spouse the late Frank Beebe of Marion, daughter Donna Kay Hout/Leonard/Hannahs of Lansing, daughter Catherine Y. Dishman Combs and spouse Rick Combs of New Port Richey, FL, 21 grandchildren, 57 great-grandchildren, and 17 great-great-grandchildren.
Funeral services will be at 2:00 pm on Monday, April 28, 2014 at Needmore Bible Church with Rev. Randy Barton of Millett Bible Baptist Church officiating. Visitation will be on Saturday, April 26, 2014 from 6:00-8:00 pm and on Sunday, April 27, 2014 2:00-4:00 and 6:00-8:00 pm at Pray Funeral Home, Charlotte. Interment will take place in Needmore Cemetery. Memorial contributions may be made to Millett Bible Baptist Church in Lansing. Arrangements by Pray Funeral Home, Charlotte. Online condolences may be sent to the family at www.prayfuneral.com