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Carolyn Sue Greathouse

July 4, 1939 ~ March 17, 2022 (age 82)


Carolyn Sue Greathouse, 82 , passed away Thursday March 17, 2022 at Perry County Memorial Hospital.


She was born July 4, 1939 in Williamsport, Indiana to the late Charles Grady and Vivian (Messmore) Swadley. She married Charles Michael Greathouse on October 29, 1977 who preceded her in death on January 30, 2005.


She was a member the First United Methodist Church in Tell City and was an avid reader, enjoyed cooking and being with her children and grandchildren.


Surviving are her children, Michael (Monika) Porter of Valparaiso, IN, Carrie (Toney) Upton McKneely of McKinney, TX, Debra (Herb) Ridgeway of Raleigh, NC, Paul Porter of Hammond, IN, Lisa (John) Porter Lewis of Munster, IN, Travis (Sarah) Greathouse of Fortville, IN; a step-son, Mike Greathouse of Tell City, IN; her former husband, Marvin E. Porter, Hammond, IN; grandchildren, Nellie, Seth, Trevor, Trey, Preston, Lucas, Henry, Grace; great-grandchildren, James Allen, William Barrett, Michael Adenson and Evelyn Grace.


Carolyn was preceded in death by her parents and her husband, Charles.


Graveside services will be 2:00 pm Saturday March 26, 2022, at Greenwood Cemetery in Tell City.


Visitation will be Saturday from 12:00Noon to 1:30pm Saturday March 26, 2022 at the funeral home.


Memorial Donations may be made to the Humane Society.

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March 26, 2022

12:00 PM to 2:00 PM
Zoercher-Gillick Funeral Home
920 10th Street
Tell City, IN 47586

Graveside Service
March 26, 2022

2:00 PM
Greenwood Cemetery
Hwy 37
Tell city, IN 47586

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