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Wanda  Sample

Wanda Rose Sample (Patton)

Sunday, April 16th, 1939 - Friday, January 10th, 2020
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Wanda Rose Sample, 80, of Bloomington passed away Friday, January 10, 2020 at IU Health Hospice House surrounded by her loving family.
Born, April 16, 1939 in Monroe County, she was the daughter of the late Roy and Louise (Meadows) Patton.
Wanda was an assembler at RCA for 30 years, and later a cook for Sigma Delta Tau Sorority in Bloomington.
She was a good Christian and a loving mother, grandmother, sister, and aunt who enjoyed spending time with her family. She was a member of Burgoon Baptist Church.
Survivors include two sons, Gary Meadows (Tracy), and Jeff Meadows (Denise), step-son, Bobby Sample (Tova), and daughter-in-law, Karla Meadows, grandchildren, Roddy Harris, Angie Batchelor, Natasha Mofield, Shane Meadows, Brandon Meadows, Shayla Flynn, Jared Meadows, J.D. Meadows, and Ben Meadows, eight great-grandchildren, one brother, Donnie Patton (Linda), three sisters, Lois Meadows, Colleen Deckard, and Veneta Hodge, and several nieces and nephews.
Wanda was preceded in death by one daughter, Glenda Leach, one son, Jimmy Meadows, one sister, Maxine Ray and one brother, Lonuel Patton.
Visitation will be 4-8pm Tuesday, January 14, 2020 at The Funeral Chapel of Powell and Deckard, 3000 E. Third St. in Bloomington.
Funeral services will be 2:00pm Wednesday at The Funeral Chapel with Pastor Harold Godsey officiating. Burial will follow at Burgoon Cemetery.
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    Tuesday, January 14th, 2020 | 4:00pm - 8:00pm
    Tuesday, January 14th, 2020 4:00pm - 8:00pm
    The Funeral Chapel
    3000 E. Third St.
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  • Service

    Wednesday, January 15th, 2020 | 2:00pm
    Wednesday, January 15th, 2020 2:00pm
    The Funeral Chapel
    3000 E. Third St.
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Melissa Barrett

Posted at 09:52pm
With Love from, Missy, Tegan and Brandi
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Cindy & Freddy Sturgeon

Posted at 09:48am
Our deepest sympathy in your great loss.
Our hearts go out to all of Wanda’s family.
We wish there were something we could do or say
that would ease your pain but know in your heart
we are thinking of and praying for everyone in Wanda’s family.

Those we love don't go away,
They walk beside us every day,
Unseen, unheard, but always near,
still loved, still missed and very dear.

Thinking of you at this time of your loss.

Thoughts, Love and Prayers,
Cindy & Freddy Sturgeon

Karla, Eric, Shayla, Jax, JD, and Kiara

Posted at 03:13pm
She truly was one of a kind.
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Diana Taylor

Posted at 06:24pm
Gary, Jeff, & family I'm so very sorry for the heartbreak y'all have been & are going thru. In my thoughts & prayers ❤

Missy Barrett

Posted at 12:09pm
So sorry Shayla, Karla , Jeff, Gary , JD, , now she’s in Heaven with Jimmy !

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