Bettie Jean Eckels


Bettie Jean Eckels, 88, of North Vernon died at 6:10 a.m. Tuesday, June 14, 2016, at St. Vincent Jennings Hospital.

Survivors include two daughters, Cinda Lewis and Paula Eckels of North Vernon; two sons, Richard (Becky) Eckels of Kannapolis, North Carolina and Michael Eckels of Indianapolis; a daughter-in-law, Judy Eckels of Indianapolis; 11 grandchildren; 17 great-grandchildren; and 10 great-great grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by a son, John W. Eckels.

There will be no funeral service.

Sawyer-Pickett Funeral and Cremation Service handled the arrangements.

Memorials may be made to the humane society of the donor’s choice.