10/21/2019 12:16:00 PM Marie Edna Speer, 89, Sawyer-Pickett Funeral Home
Marie Edna Speer, 89, of Columbus died Friday, October 18, 2019, at Silver Oaks Health Campus in Columbus.
A memorial service will be conducted Tuesday, October 22, 2019, at 6:30 p.m. at Sawyer-Pickett Funeral and Cremation Services. Visitation will be held prior to the services beginning at 5 p.m. at the funeral home.
Mrs. Speer was a homemaker early in life and later worked as a nursery school helper. She was a member of Vernon Presbyterian Church. Mrs. Speer enjoyed spending time with her grandchildren.
Born December 7, 1929, in Shelbyville, Kentucky, Mrs. Speer was the daughter of John and Ida Margaret Nicklies Jones. She married Gaylord W. Speer May 24, 1946, in North Vernon and he preceded her in death February 22, 1995.
Survivors include daughter, Marsha (Matt) Noblitt of Columbus; four grandchildren; and five great-grandchildren.
Mrs. Speer was preceded in death by her parents; husband; daughters, Janet Hanna and Judy Taylor; brothers, John and Irvin Jones; sister, Betty Jones; and grandson, Chris Hanna.
Memorials may be made through the funeral home to Our Hospice of South Central Indiana.