Betty Lou Tanner, 84, passed away Friday, May 2, 2014, at her home in Greencastle, Ind. Betty was born on Sept. 22, 1929, to the late John and Maggie (Bright) McCune in Maxwell. She married Chester Tanner, who preceded her in death.
She retired from the Hancock County Courthouse. In the last few years Betty moved to Greencastle to live closer to her family. Betty was a member of the VFW #2693 and American Legion #119 in Greenfield. She enjoyed reading, embroidery and watching the birds out her window.
She is survived by one daughter, Tina (Scott) Dismukes of Greencastle; three grandchildren, Ryan Mullins of Spencer, Christina (Brad) Rumley of Fort Bragg, N.C. and Victoria Mullins of Greencastle; four great- grandchildren, Jayden, Rylan, Liam, and Lucas.
In addition to her parents, Betty is preceded in death by her husband; two brothers and three sisters.
Visitation will be from 1 p.m. on Wednesday May the 7, 2014, at the Cemetery. A graveside service will be held at 2 p.m. on Wednesday May 7, 2014, at Park Cemetery 621 S. State St. Greenfield, IN 46140.
Memorial contributions can be made in the honor of Betty to Putnam County Oncology in care of Georgiana Caime 1542 South Bloomington Street Greencastle, IN 46135
Stillinger Family Funeral home is entrusted with the arrangements.
Online condolences can be made by visiting www.stillingerfamilyfuneralhome.com