Betty Rideout

Betty Ridout, age 84, of Mt. Summit, Ind., died on Friday, Aug. 19, 2011, at Sugar Creek Nursing and Rehabilitation Center. She was born on June 15, 1927, in Rushville, Ind., to Harry and Lena (Huegle) Tumilty, Sr.

Survivors include daughters, Jackie Baker of Pendleton, Pam (Rick) Thomas of Columbus, Ind., and Connie (Jim) Rinearson of Boonville, Ind.; sisters, Pat Sipes of Knightstown, Norma Jones of Anderson, Ind., and Vicki Herrmann of Glenwood, Ind.; brothers, Bill Tumilty (Marty) of Greenfield, Harry (Lila) Tumilty, Jr. of Greenfield, and Jerry (Jenny) Tumilty of Greenfield; four grandchildren; and five great grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by her parents, Harry and Lena Tumilty, Sr.; her husband, Roydan Ridout; a sister, Joey Dickson; and her husband, Francis "Pinkie" Dickson.

Friends may call from 2 p.m. until 5 p.m. on Sunday, Aug. 21, 2011, at Hinsey-Brown Funeral Service in New Castle. Services will be at 1 p.m. on Monday, Aug. 22, 2011, at Mt. Summit Christian Church with Reverend Mark O'Brien officiating. Burial will follow in Center Cemetery.

Memorial contributions may be given the Mt. Summit Christian Church, P.O. Box 310, Mt. Summit, IN 47361, with envelopes available at the funeral home.

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