Mary Frances Beams Gadberry, 77, of Terre Haute, passed away Friday, May 12, 2017, at Kindred Hospital South in Indianapolis. She had been a clerk for the Vigo County Court System for many years and later retired as a clerk from the Court of Appeals in Indianapolis. She was born Aug. 15, 1939, in Terre Haute, to Vernon Green and Edna Blunk Green.
She was preceded in death by her first husband, Donald W. Beams Sr. and by her second husband, Donald Gadberry.
Survivors include three children, Peggy Beams Donaldson, Donald W. Beams Jr. and his wife Kim, and Teresa Roseberry and her husband Ron, all of Terre Haute; a brother, Vernie "V.G." Green and his wife Chris of Texas; six grandchildren, Eli Meeks, Tyler Wence (Amanda), Jessica Favre (Ryan), Josh Roseberry (Kaitlyn), Elizabeth Hayes (Andre), and Corissa Roseberry; four great-grandchildren, Zavier, Andrea, Erison, Jasmine, and one on the way; and many nieces, nephews, great-nieces, and great-nephews.
She also was preceded in death by a son-in-law, Jon Burch; four sisters, Minnie Vire, Betty Burris, Peggy Selvia, and Janet Downey; and two brothers, Bill Green and Jim Green.
She was a graduate of Concannon High School class of 1957. She loved spending time with her family especially her grandchildren and great-grandchildren.
Funeral services will be 1 p.m. Wednesday in Fitzpatrick Funeral Home, West Terre Haute, with Pastor Janice Smith officiating. Private burial will be at a later date in Highland Lawn Cemetery. Visitation will be 10 a.m. until service time Wednesday. The family suggests that in lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the favorite charity of donor's choice in Mary's honor.
Published on May 14, 2017