Mary Love Ochs, 87, formerly of North Vernon died Saturday, September 19, 2020.
A Celebration of Life will be held at 3 p.m. at Emmanuel Church's Franklin Campus, 550 Homestead Blvd, Franklin, Indiana, Friday, October 9, 2020. Visitation will begin from 1 p.m. until time of services at the church.
Mrs. Ochs was a long-time member of the Auxiliary of Gideon's International as well as a co-owner of Ochs Home Furnishings for 35 years in North Vernon. She also loved playing piano and organ for church services at First Baptist Church in North Vernon and Seymour. She enjoyed sharing her music and love for the Lord with friends and family.
Born April 23, 1933, Mrs. Ochs was the daughter of Booker Frances Simpson and Madge Clarice McCarnan Simpson. She married Jim Ochs and they had been married 68 years.
Survivors include her husband; sons, Gary (Chris), Jeffrey (Tammy), and David (Rhonda) Ochs; grandchildren, Megan, Adam, Katie, Allie, Maddie, Ashley, and Zachary; and three great grand-children.
Mrs. Ochs was preceded in death by her parents and siblings, Frank, Minnie Childs, and Shirley Anne.
Memorial contributions may be made through Gideon Memorial Bible Program at www.sendtheword.org.