Rita Mae Hufferd of Plainfield died Monday. She was 87.
Born Oct. 20, 1925, in Carthage, Ind., she was the daughter of late Melvin "Bill" and Margaret Henley.
Mrs. Hufferd was a 1943 graduate of Morristown High School. She worked for International Harvester, Chevrolet Body, and Indiana Employment Security Division. Her memberships included Plainfield Christian Church, Pollyanna Homemakers Club of Plainfield, and Morristown Order of the Eastern Star 316.
Survivors include her children, Gary (Linda), Jay, Mark Hufferd, and Diane (John) Kramer; a sister, Mary Lou Wood; grandchildren, Nathan (Jessica), Zachary, Lindsay, Erika and Jarrett Hufferd, and Lauren and Logan Kramer; a niece, Melanie (Keith) Musser; great niece and nephew, Abigail and David Musser; and brother-in-law, Hubert Hufferd.
She was also preceded in death by her husband, William T. "Bill" Hufferd; grandson, Aaron Hufferd; and sister, VeraLee Lain.
Graveside services are 11 a.m. Aug. 16 in Arlington (Ind.) East Hill Cemetery. Visitation is 4-8 p.m. Aug. 15 in Hampton-Gentry Funeral Home.
Online condolences may be made at HamptonGentry.com.