Mary “Leona” Burroughs


Mary “Leona” (Rexroat) Burroughs, 87, of Indianapolis, died Thursday, Sept. 17, 2015, in Greenwood.

Survivors include three children, Sherryl L. (Jim) Duell of Indianapolis, Lonnie Burroughs of Edinburgh and Kendra (Jimmy) Curry of New Whiteland; one brother, Franz (Joyce) Rexroat of Indianapolis; four sisters, Maxine Hart of Oregon, Grethel Johnson of Indianapolis, and Judy (John) Welch and Deena (Larry) Patterson, both of Florida; eight grandchildren; 13 great-grandchildren; and one great-great-grandchild.

She was preceded in death by a son, Dale Burroughs.

A funeral service will be conducted at 1 p.m. today at Jessen Funeral Home, Whiteland Chapel, 729 U.S. 31 North. Visitation will be from 11 a.m. until service time today at the funeral home. Burial will be at Floral Park Cemetery in Indianapolis.