Elizabeth “Liz” Miller Corbett, 38, of Knightstown passed away unexpectedly Saturday, December 17, 2011 at her residence. She was born September 13, 1973 in New Castle, IN, the daughter of Michael Lee Miller and Gretchen (Knott) Miller.
She leaves to cherish her memory, her husband, Jasson D. Corbett of Knightstown, whom she married May 29, 1993; three sons, Jasson D. Corbett II, Dane Michael Corbett, and Brock Xander Corbett, all of Knightstown; her parents, Billy and Gretchen (Knott) Back of Knightstown; five siblings, Michael Lee Miller II (wife, Deanna) of Knightstown, Maggie Miller Frisbie of Knightstown, Cheryl Back of WA, Christopher W. Back, and Cody Ryan Back, both of Knightstown; her in-laws, Richard and Katherine Raymer of Middletown; brothers in law, Craig (wife, Michelle) Corbett of Middletown, Andrew (wife, Ashley) Corbett of Anderson, and Joshua Corbett of Indianapolis; her paternal grandmother, June Back of Knightstown; several nieces, nephews, aunts, uncles and cousins.
A lifelong resident of Knightstown, she was a 1991 graduate of Knightstown High School, where she was cheerleader and played softball. She was also a 1993 graduate of Indiana Business College. She had worked at Nel Net in Indianapolis and IAF in Greenfield. She was presently the Administrative Secretary for INDOT in Greenfield.
Liz enjoyed playing on the Knightstown Adult Softball League and was also very active in the Knightstown Optimist Little League. A member of the First Christian Church in Knightstown, she enjoyed spending time (especially vacations) with her husband and children, and also spending time with her extended family, to whom she was very close.
She was preceded in death by her father, Michael Lee Miller; her maternal grandparents, Francis and Margaret Knott; paternal grandfather, Haskell Back; paternal grandparents, Perry and Marguerite Miller.
Services will be at 11:00 a.m. Friday, December 23, 2011 at Hinsey-Brown Funeral Service Knightstown Chapel with Richard Thayer and Susan Boatright officiating. Burial will follow in Glen Cove Cemetery. Friends may call from 3-8 p.m. Thursday, December 22, 2011 at the funeral home. Memorial contributions may be given to the Corbett Family Fund c/o State Farm Bank 18 E Main, Knightstown, IN 46148. Envelopes will be available at the funeral home. Online condolences may be expressed at www.hinsey-brown.com.