Crista's Story

Text size

CLINTON - Crista L. Carey, 46, of Clinton, died at 12:41 a.m. May 13, 2017, at Union Hospital, in Terre Haute. She was born Nov. 28, 1970, in Terre Haute, to George B. ``Sonny'' Carey and Carol Elizabeth Stokes Carey.
She was a 1992 graduate of South Vermillion High School and had worked in document control for several businesses.
She was preceded in death by her mother, Carol E. Carey; maternal grandparents, Bob and Mable Stokes; paternal grandparents, George L. and Elizabeth Carey; and her cousin, Kurt Waugh.
She is survived by her father, George B. ``Sonny'' and Jinanne Carey of Clinton; her daughter, Amanda Grimm and Ben Smith of Clinton; four grandchildren, Lila Grimm, Cora Stultz, Halo Smith and Daniel Smith; two brothers, Mark and Gina Carey of Terre Haute and Les and Donna Jones of Clinton; four sisters, Kim and Ron Brown of Clinton, Debra Hockemeyer of California, Myleah and Scott Arthur of Pittsboro and Brittany and Chad Bonesho of Noblesville; aunt and uncle, Diane and Robert Waugh; nieces and nephews, Mackenzie Thomson, Caycee Thomson, Lexi Arthur, Cooper Bonesho, Annie Bonesho, Jordyn Carey, Sydnee Carey, Mitchell Carey, Kelsey Kennedy, Bailee Kennedy, Joshua Kennedy, Janna and Scott Miller, Jamiee and Brian Huxford, Shea and Shane Harris, Hunter Lowrance, Luke Lowrance and Andrew Jones; great-nieces and great-nephews, Madison Miller, Zoee Huxford, Zara Huxford, Izabella Huxford, Grayce Jones, Gabrielle Jones and Cash Jones; and cousins, Dane and Jennifer Waugh and their children, Mary and Nick Waugh, Lori and Steve Pekarak and their children, Ben and Matt Pekarak, Bill and Barbara LaRue, Harriett Gerkin, David and Marydell Newland and Dale and Becky Newland.
Visitation will be from 4 until 7 p.m. Wednesday at Frist Funeral Home. Services will be 1 p.m. Thursday at the funeral home, with the Rev. Todd Payton officiating. Burial will be in Roselawn Memorial Park. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Frist Funeral Home, Club Soda of Terre Haute, Hillcrest Community Center or a charity of the donor's choice.
Online condolences may be made at:
Published on May 15, 2017
Send flowers
in memory of Crista
See more

Obituary published in

Arrangements by


Share this story with a friend.