Judith Ann Fox


Judith Ann (Wheat) Fox, 82, of Franklin, passed away Saturday, Dec. 12, 2015, at Homeview Health and Rehab in Franklin.

She was born June 5, 1933, to Brinton and Esther (Atkinson) Wheat in Vincennes.

Judith graduated from Bicknell High School and continued her education, receiving an associate’s degree from Vincennes University. She finished her schooling with a bachelor’s degree from Purdue University.

She enjoyed traveling, reading and watching movies.

She is survived by two sons, Edward Fox of Franklin and David (Connie) Fox of Tampico, Illinois; a daughter, Katherine Fox of Franklin; a brother, Bill Wheat of Bicknell; five grandchildren; and 11 great-grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by her parents; and her husband, Noble Bruce Fox, in 2014.

Funeral services will be conducted at 10 a.m. Thursday at Jessen Funeral Home, Franklin Chapel, 197 E. Jefferson St. Visitation will be from 5 to 7 p.m. Wednesday at the funeral home. Burial will be at Greenlawn Cemetery in Franklin.

Information: jessenfuneralhome.com