Effie M. Lehman, 62, died Saturday, July 13, at N.E. Hospice Home. A native of Lebanon, Missouri, she was a homemaker. She was a loving mother, grandmother, friend, and a caregiver to all who needed her. She will be remembered forever. She was preceded in death by two brothers, Eugene and Thomas Piercy and by 2 sisters, Elizabeth and Joyce.
She is survived by daughters Brandy Culver, Fort Wayne; Doris Anthony, Fordland, Missouri; Susan Izdepski, Linda Lehman, and Heather Martz, Fort Wayne; sons Johnny Lehman, Fort Wayne; Billy Lehman, Louisville, Kentucky; Charles Lehman, Decatur, Indiana; sisters Martha Coffee and Marie Conard, Grafton Ohio; brothers Dean Andrew, Billy, Willie, James, and Guy Piercy, all of Lebanon, Missouri.
Services were held Tuesday, July 16, 2002 at Elzey Patterson Rodak Funeral Home with burial in Covington Memorial Gardens. Memorials to Visiting Nurse Service and Hospice, Inc.