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Betty J. "Tatts" Rhoderick, 91, of Indianapolis and formerly of Jasonville, passed away at 3 p.m. Friday, June 30, 2017, in Westminster Village North in Indianapolis. She was born June 15, 1926, in Howesville, to John E. Eccles and Juanita Eccles.
Betty married George M. Rhoderick on Sept. 1, 1945, and he passed away on Feb. 17, 2013.
Survivors include her son and daughter-in-law, David and Tamara Rhoderick of Indianapolis; grandchildren, David and Shannon, Matt, Brandon, Jacob and Ellie; great-grandson, Zachary Oaks; brother, Charles F. "Chuck" Eccles of Plainfield; and sister-in-law, Dorothy Eccles of Jasonville.
She was preceded in death by her parents; husband; sister, Joanna Mae Eccles; brothers, William T. Eccles and Don E. "Doc" Eccles; and great-grandson, Alexander Oaks.
Betty was a homemaker. She was a philanthropist, donating to many organizations including Native American Children-Share Club-Jewish Relief Organizations. Her true love was her family, friends and her flowers.
Arrangements are entrusted to Michael W. Cox, Cox Funeral Home, 218 S. Meridian St., Jasonville. Visitation is scheduled from noon until 2 p.m. Tuesday, July 11, 2017, with funeral services immediately following visitation at 2 p.m. at Cox Funeral Home, with Pastor Mike Rotman officiating. Interment will be at Lebanon Cemetery in Midland.
Live plants are preferred; or in lieu of flowers, contributions may be made in memory of Betty to Jasonville Senior Citizens Center. Envelopes are available at the funeral home.
Published on July 7, 2017
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