WASHINGTON — Sharron Joy Bedwell 77, of Washington and formerly of Bloomfield, passed away at 11:50 a.m. Saturday at Daviess Community Hospital. Born April 11, 1935, in Greene County, she was the daughter of William McKinley and Frances Lorena (Hudson) Bland. She was a self-employed caregiver and also worked at Naval Surface Warfare Center Crane. She was a member of the Red Hat Society and attended Scotland Full Gospel Church and Washington Free Methodist Church. Surviving relatives include one daughter, Toni Elaine Hale (Richard) of Washington; two sons, Danny Ray White of Dayton, Texas and Jerry Allen White (Kathy) of Switz City; one sister, Peggy Sue White of Bloomfield; a brother, Ronald Gary Bland of Bloomfield; her grandchildren, Jennifer Elaine Fair, Steven Earl Hale, Morgan Marie Gibson, Amber Nicole Lundy and Jeffrey Allen White; and five great grandchildren. She is preceded in death by one son, William Bradley Bedwell; three sisters, Latona Gay Houston, Ida Carroll Nield and Sondra Kay Westbrook; one brother, Robert C. Reed; and her parents. Funeral services will be conducted at 11 a.m. Wednesday at Jenkins and Sons Funeral Home in Bloomfield, with Rev. Ron Helderman and Rev. Wayne Neeley officiating. Interment will follow in Tulip Cemetery in rural Bloomfield. Public visitation will be from 4 p.m. to 8 p.m. Tuesday and from 10 a.m. until the hour of services on Wednesday at the funeral home. Online condolences to the family are available at www.jenkinsfuneralhomes.com.
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