Frances J. Schmidt, 90, of Taylorsville, passed away September 11, 2017 at her residence.
Born January 15, 1927 in Shelby County, she was the daughter of Eldo and Cora (Brown)
Henricks. She married Charles Markley Schmidt in 1957 and he passed away in 1988.
Survivors include son Mark Allen Schmidt of Punta Gorda, Florida, and daughter
Marcia Stafford (husband Michael) of Taylorsville; 4 grandchildren- Matthew Johnson, Mark
Johnson, Clive Schmidt, Lantze Schmidt; and 2 great grandchildren. She was preceded
in death by her parents, spouse, and sister Dorothy Mariner.
Mrs. Schmidt had lived in Taylorsville for 4 years after moving from Columbus. She had worked for
many years for Vernco, Arvin’s, Jay C Food Store in Columbus, and Publix Food Store in
Fort Myers, Florida. She graduated from Waldron High School in 1945, and had attended
Taylorsville United Methodist Church.
Frances enjoyed playing euchre and eating at Garcia’s Mexican Restaurant in Columbus.
She loved family and friends coming to her house to visit.
Funeral services will be held Monday September 18, 2017 at 11:00 am at Glenn E. George & Son
Funeral Home, 437 Amos Road, with visitation Monday morning from 10:00 am until the time of the
service. Pastor Lonny Goen will officiate, and burial will be in Lewis Creek Baptist Cemetery.
Memorial contributions can be made to Taylorsville United Methodist Church or OUR Hospice of
South Central Indiana, in care of the funeral home.