Thelma Ruth Mize, Greenwood

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Thelma Ruth Mize, 77, of Greenwood, passed away Sunday, July 27, 2014.

She was born April 7, 1937, in Seymour, to the late Chester and Catherine Lewis Heckman.

She was a member of Greenwood Presbyterian Church. She enjoyed painting, gardening, reading, traveling and singing.

Survivors include her son, Jeffrey Mize; her daughter, Shari Mize; a granddaughter, Sarah Marie Smith; a brother, Robert (Virginia) Heckman; a sister, Emilyann (Clarence) Grelle; brother-in-law, Louis (Patzy) Mize; and numerous nieces and nephews.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Don C. Mize; and a sister, Altamae Lill.

The funeral service will be conducted at 11:30 a.m. Friday at G.H. Herrmann Greenwood Funeral Home, 1605 S. State Road 135. Visitation will be from 4 to 8 p.m. Thursday and from 10:30 a.m. until service time Friday at the funeral home. Burial will be at Riverview Cemetery in Seymour.

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