News From Terre Haute, Indiana

April 1, 2014

Vanetta Darlene Wiles



 “ If I cannot win let me be brave in the attempt.”

Vanetta Darlene Wiles, 60, of Clinton, and formerly of Terre Haute, passed away at 6 a.m. Tuesday, April 1, 2014, in Vermillion County Convalescent Center. She was born in Terre Haute on May 12, 1953, to Claude Wiles and Vera Apple Wiles.

She is survived by six sisters, Fay Nelson, Ruby Brown, Vera Taylor, Helen Williams, Annabelle Fuller, and Daisey Bailey; and two brothers, James Wiles and Michael Wiles; her niece, Penny Smith; and several nieces and nephews.

She was preceded in death by her parents; a sister, Mary Southwood; and two brothers, Bill Wiles and Bob Wiles.  Graveside services will be 1:30 p.m. Friday, April 4, 2014, at Hull Cemetery, with Hope Beard officiating the service. DeBaun Springhill Chapel is in charge of arrangements. Online condolences may be left at:

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