BRAZIL — Mary Lou Broady, 79, went to be with the Lord and her daughter Paula Jo on Thursday, July 18, 2013, at the Cloverleaf of Knightsville nursing facility. She was born on April 26, 1934, in Vigo County, to Charles and Elizabeth Taylor.
Mary ran the It’s a Small World Daycare for more than 19 years and was a member of the First Presbyterian Church in Brazil. She served on the board of the Clay County Humane Society and loved spending time with her grandchildren.
Mary was preceded in death by her parents, daughter Paula Jo Broady, brother Max Taylor and an infant brother.
Survivors include her husband Richard “Dick” Broady of Brazil; sons, Michael (Tammie) Broady of Brazil, and Mark (Kathleen) Broady of Carmel; brother, Jerry (Judy) Taylor of Brazil; grandchildren, Ashley, Austin, Adam, Alex, Tyler and Tessa Jo Broady; and several nieces, nephews and other extended family and friends.
Funeral services will be at 11 a.m. Tuesday at the First Presbyterian Church in Brazil, with the Rev. Gary Scroggins officiating. Burial to follow at Clearview Cemetery. The family will accept friends from 4 to 8 p.m. on Monday at the church. Memorial contributions may be made to the Clay County Humane Society. Online condolences may be expressed at: