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Janet Lou Pursley

Janet Lou Pursley, 75, of Hartford City, IN, and with ties to Huntington, IN, died Friday, Feb. 4, 2022, at 4:20 p.m., at her home.

Mrs. Pursley attended Montpelier High School. She had worked at Overhead Door, Hartford City, and retired after 10 years of service from Franklin Electric, Bluffton.

She was born on Jan. 28, 1947, in Monticello, KY, to John B. and Ila B. Turner. She married Paul Anthony “Tony” Pursley on June 5, 1982, in Hartford City. He preceded her in death on Feb. 23, 2016.

Survivors include two daughters, Sunday (Kevin) Christman, of Huntington, and Misty D. Pursley, of Montpelier; a son, Paul A. Pursley, Jr; a brother, David (Linda) Foister, of Monticello, KY; five sisters, Brenda (Walt) Casterline, of Montpelier, Phyllis Dishman, of Montpelier, Cathy Ford, of Montpelier, Sandy (Donnie) Pendleton, of Monticello, KY, and Marilyn (Marvin) Dalton, of Montpelier; a brother-in-law, Joe Pursley, of Hartford City; a sister-in-law, Sharon Pursley, of Hartford City; 13 grandchildren and 14 great-grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by a son, Michael E. Wheatley.

Calling will take place on Wednesday, Feb. 9, 2022, from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m., at Walker & Glancy Funeral Home, 109 W. Windsor St., Montpelier. A funeral service will immediately follow.

Interment will follow in the Brookside Memorial Park in Montpelier.
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