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Flora June Smith Lory, 77, Madison, Ind., died Wednesday, Nov. 12, 2008 in Madison.
Born Mar. 19, 1931 in English, she was the daughter of Clisby D. and Rose Mary Murphy Smith.
She was raised in Trimble County, but had been a resident of Madison for the past 38 years. She was a custodian for 23 years at Madison Consolidated High School, retiring in 1992. She was a devoted wife, mother, grandmother and homemaker. She was a member of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints. She enjoyed quilting, seamstress work, embroidery, gardening, baking and caring for animals.
Survivors include her son, Dennis (Jeanette) Lory, Hanover, Ind., two sisters, Grace Griffith, Bedford, Patty Butters, Trimble County; five grandchildren, Sean, Josh, Jasmine, Violet and Roxanne; four great-grandchildren, Skyler, Brelyn, Addison and Tripton; several nieces, nephews and other relatives.
Her parents, husband, Irwin Russell Lory, who died Mar. 20, 1992, sisters, Mavis Robbs and Dorothy Johnson, and brothers, Otis and Robert Smith preceded her in death.
Services were Sunday, Nov. 16, 2008 at Morgan & Nay Funeral Centre in Madison, Ind. with Dennis Lory officiating.
Burial was in Grandview Memorial Gardens near Madison.
The family request memorials to the Jefferson County Animal Shelter or Indiana Children’s Fund. Contribution cards are available at the funeral home.
Online condolences may be sent to the family via the funeral home’s website at www.morgan-nay.com.
Morgan & Nay Funeral Centre in Madison was in charge of arrangements.