Jo Rainwater

Jo Rainwater

GIBSON CITY – Marcieda J. Rainwater, 83, of Gibson City died at 12:08 a.m. Saturday (Nov. 10, 2012) at her home with her family by her side.

Her funeral will be at 11 a.m. Saturday, Nov. 17, at Lamb Funeral Home in Gibson City. Visitation will be held for one hour prior to the service on Saturday at the funeral home. Burial will be in Drummer Township Cemetery.

Mrs. Rainwater was born Feb. 21, 1929, to Earl and Novella (Lawson) Roy. She married Orville D. "Doc" Rainwater on Aug. 26, 1949. He survives in Gibson City.

Also surviving are two daughters, Cheryl (Hi) Troyer and Lynda (Cliff) Hime, all of St. Charles; one grandson, Andrew (Brittany English) Hime of Gaithersburg, Md., and a granddaughter, Jennifer (Joe Harnish) Troyer of Chicago.

Also surviving are a brother, Don (Joy) Roy of Eddyville; a sister, Inez (Robert) Stone of Lebanon, Ohio; and her aunt, Mildred Gosser of Russell Springs, Key., who was like a sister to her.

She was preceded in death by a sister, a brother and her parents.

Memorial tributes may be made to Passages Hospice or to Gibson Area Hospital.