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Wanda Lee Hume

July 14, 2018 - December 15, 2018

Wanda Lee Hume, 88, of Oakland City passed away Saturday December 15, 2018 at Brookdale of Carmel.


Wanda was born on July 14, 1930, a daughter of the late Earl and Myrtle (Corn) Jones. She married her husband of 69 years, Dewayne Hume, on September 13, 1948. She enjoyed gardening, canning, baking and cooking and loved her animals. Most of all she loved spending time with her family, especially her grandchildren.


She is survived by her daughters Erica (Tom) Gause and Adrienne (Daniel) Rowe; grandchildren Alexis Williams, Bree Rowe, Briley Rowe, Emma Gause, Erin Gause, Megan Gause, David Byrnes and Nichole Wells; great-grandchildren Brandon and Sierra Martindale; brother Gordon Jones and several nieces and nephews. Wanda was preceded in death by her loving husband, her parents, daughter Sherrie Hume, and siblings Paul Jones, Butch Jones, Betty Cunningham and Josie Borman.


Family and friends will gather Friday December 28, 2018 for a Celebration of Life from 12-2pm (Central Standard Time) at the Wirth Park Community Center, IN SR 64 west of Oakland City, IN. In Lieu of flowers, memorial contributions in her name may be made to the Alzheimer’s Foundation of America, 322 Eighth Avenue, 7th Floor, New York, NY 10001.

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