News From Terre Haute, Indiana

July 19, 2013

Eunice Marie Haskett


SULLIVAN — Eunice Marie Haskett, 95, of Sullivan, and formerly of Jasonville, passed away at 12:45 a.m. Thursday, July 18, 2013, at Millers Merry Manor in Sullivan. She was born Oct. 4, 1917, in Sullivan County, Ind., to Earl Robertson and Lula Mae (Cox) Robertson. Marie married Lowell Haskett on Aug. 17, 1935, and he passed away July 9, 1983.

Survivors include her daughters and sons-in-law, Linda and Tom Taylor of Farmersburg, Kay Ballard of Jasonville, Karen Bonham of Dugger, and Sherry and Gary Napier of Sullivan; sister, Beulah Walters of Sullivan and formerly of Jasonville; grandchildren, Jay and Cindy Slater, Larry Slater, Lisa Slater, Michelle and Kevin Kerns, Debbie and Kevin Hudson, Mike Ballard, Sheila Fulford, Elizabeth and Curt Hoesman, Lora Ballard, Terry and Cheryl Bonham, Christina and Thad White, Greg and Stephanie Napier, and Doug and Amy Napier; two stepgrandchildren; 28 great-grandchildren; six stepgreat-grandchildren; 18 great-great-grandchildren; and four nieces and four nephews.

She was preceded in death by her parents; husband; brothers, Ruel Robertson, Leon Robertson, and Donald Robertson; and sister, Geneva Johnson.

Marie was a homemaker and member of Jasonville Assembly of God Church, where she was a Sunday School teacher and cookie baker. She love camping, fishing and squirrel hunting. She had worked as a cook at Kluesmeirs.

Arrangements are entrusted to Cox Funeral Home, 218 South Meridian Street, in Jasonville, with visitation scheduled from 5 to 8 p.m. Sunday and 11 a.m. until 3 p.m. Monday. Funeral services are 3 p.m. Monday, July 22, 2013 at the funeral home with Pastors Doug Napier and Sam Bush officiating. Interment will be at Antioch Cemetery in rural Dugger.