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Obituary: Mary Lou (Varner) Macy, Morgantown

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Mary Lou (Varner) Macy

Mary Lou (Varner) Macy, age 81, passed away peacefully Friday afternoon, Oct. 19, 2012, at the Indiana Masonic Home in Franklin. She was a resident of Morgantown in Johnson County.

Mary Lou was born April 23, 1931, in Hendricks County to the late James Grant and Mary Esther (Corday) Varner. She married her loving and devoted husband of 62 years, Walter Macy on Dec. 19, 1949, in Friendswood. He survives.

Mary Lou was the devoted mother to her son, Steven Macy of Morgantown. She will be remembered by her two grandsons whom she adored, James Macy of Indianapolis and Michael Macy of Bedford; one brother, James Grant Varner of Nashville; sister-in-laws: Mattie Herald, Mary Frances Hoyt and Janice Campbell.

Mary Lou was a 1948 graduate of Mooresville High School and retired in 1990 after 21 years of service as a lab technician for Johnson Memorial Hospital in Franklin. She was a member of the Society of Friends Church in Friendswood and was a 50 year member of the Order of Eastern Star, Province Chapter #584.

Mary Lou enjoyed being with her family and traveling with her husband. She was an avid reader and enjoyed nature and wildlife while sitting on her front porch on their family farm, where they hosted many family gatherings.

A funeral service will be at 11 a.m. Wednesday at Meredith — Clark Funeral Home Cremation & Personalization Center, 179 E. Mulberry St., Morgantown. Friends may call from 2 to 8 p.m. Tuesday at the funeral home and one hour prior to the funeral service on Wednesday. Burial will be at East Hill Cemetery in Morgantown.

Expressions of caring and kindness can be made to the Macy family at www.meredith-clark.com.

Information: 812-597-4670

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