Kay Rainey, age 71 years, a resident of Greenfield, passed away Monday morning, Aug. 15, 2011 at Indiana University Hospital Simon Center, located in Indianapolis. She was born May 9, 1940 in Bartholomew County, Indiana to the late Norwood and Helen Maxine (Simmons) Perry.
Kay was a homemaker, and she worked as a Nursing Assistant at Hancock Regional Hospital for 23 years before retiring. She loved spending time with her children and grandchildren and working with flowers. She also loved cats. Kay was a member of Bethel Baptist Church, located in Greenfield.
Kay is survived by her husband, Donald C. Rainey; son, Mike (April) Rainey of Kokomo, Ind.; daughters, Patricia (Brook) Manche of Allen, Texas, Deloris Hamil of Plainfield, Ind.; Pamela Spencer of Greenfield, Donita Rainey of Noblesville, Ind.; brother, Norwood F. (Betty) Perry of Jacksonville, Ark., grandchildren, Adam Manche, Brandon Conroy, and Cole Spayde; and one great-granddaughter, Alexis Manche.
She was preceded in death by her brother, James Perry; and her sister, Patricia Jean Perry.
Funeral services will be held at 11:00 a.m. Thursday, Aug. 18, 2011 at Bethel Baptist Church, in Greenfield. Entombment will follow at Washington Park East Cemetery. Friends may call from 4:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. on Wednesday Aug.17 2011, at Stillinger Family Funeral Home and one hour before the service begins on Thursday, Aug. 18, 2011.
Memorial donations may be made to the American Cancer Society, 5635 W. 96th. Street, Ste. 100, Indianapolis, IN 46278 or the American Heart Association, Midwest Affiliate, Attn: Memorial/Tribute Processing Center, 3816 Paysphere Circle, Chicago, IL 60674.
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