Berniece E. Uncapher

Berniece E. Uncapher, 81, of Hartford City, IN, and having relatives in Huntington County, IN, died Tuesday, Feb. 16, 2010, at 3:38 a.m. at St. Vincent's Seton Specialty Hospital in Indianapolis.

Mrs. Uncapher had been a long-time resident of Blackford County. After raising 11 children, she went back to correspondence school and received her high school diploma. Mrs. Uncapher then attended Taylor University for voice and photography lessons. She was a member of the Jefferson Christian Church in Upland.

She was born April 18, 1928, in Brookville to Ashby and Lucy Lee Robbins. She married Rev. Billie R. Uncapher on July 12, 1945, in Hugo, OK. He preceded her in death on May 15, 2001.

Surviving are four sons, Billie Edward (Donna) Uncapher, of Marion; John Mark (Missy) Uncapher, of Haleyville, AL; Leslie Jonathan (Marie) Uncapher, of Arley, AL; and Stephen (Beth) Uncapher, of Hartleton, PA; four daughters, Eunice Rose Uncapher, of Hartford City; Rebecca Ruth (Todd) Burcroff, of Gas City; Naomi Elaine (Daniel) Richard, of Gillette, WY; and Judith Angeline (Terry) Atnip, of Lander, WY; two brothers, Daniel (Katie) Robbins, of Montpelier, and Marshall Robbins, of Marion; and a sister, Evelyn (Bud) Whitesell, of Andrews.

Calling is Thursday, Feb. 18, 2010, from 4 p.m. to 8 p.m. at Walker & Glancy Funeral Home, 109 W. Windsor St., Montpelier. A funeral service will be at Jefferson Christian Church on Friday, Feb. 19, 2010, at 11 a.m. with Rev. Connie Hull and Rev. William Babb officiating. Interment will be at Marion National Cemetery in Marion.

Preferred memorials are to Gideons Bible International PO Box 511, Upland, IN 46989.

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