Eileen Andrews, 94
March 15, 1917 — Oct. 18, 2011
Eileen A. Andrews, 94 a resident of Decatur, Ind. and a former 30-year resident of Columbia City, died at 6:05 a.m. Thursday, Nov. 10, 2011 at the Woodcrest Nursing Center, in Decatur.
She was born March 15, 1917, in Decatur to Lottie and Verda (Bigham) Jackson who are both deceased.
Eileen was united in marriage to John Andrews on Nov. 27, 1938, in Decatur he passed away in 1996.
She was a member of the St. Mark’s United Methodist Church in Decatur, a graduate of Decatur High School with the class of 1936 and was a former Adams county clerk.
She is survived by one granddaughter, Miche C. Jo (Simon Keeling) of Ontario, Canada; one great-granddaughter, Nyah Way of Ontario, Canada; one step-grandson, Cogi Rinehart of Bloomington; and two daughters-in-law, Janice Andrews of Larwill and Nancy Rinehart-Andrews of Bloomington.
She was preceded in death by two sons, Gene and Michael Andrews, and one brother, Harlan Jackson.
Funeral Services will be held at 2:30 p.m. Saturday in the Woodcrest Porter Auditorium, in Decatur with Pastor Michael Heinbaugh officiating.
The burial will follow in the Ray Cemetery, rural Monroe. The family will receive friends from 1 p.m. until the time of the service at the Woodcrest Porter Auditorium. Preferred memorials are to the St. Marks United Methodist Church Missions.