Marlene Jo South

Marlene Jo South, 57, of Patricksburg, Indiana, passed away at Union Hospital, September 24, 2017.

Marlene was born on January 1, 1960, in Brazil, Indiana the daughter of John and Marcella (Newport) Floyd.

She graduated from Owen Valley High School with the class of 1978. She worked at General Electric, in Bloomington, for a short period of time.

Marlene married Leslie C. South who died in an automobile accident shortly after their marriage.

Marlene enjoyed working crafts, boating, watching soap operas, playing games, and spending time with her grandchildren.

Marlene is survived by her mother Marcella Floyd; a daughter Leslie South (Brad Harris); two grandchildren: Alexzandria South and Kyndal Evans; 5 siblings: Max Floyd (Bessie Downes), Vicky Cesinger (Gene), Belinda Floyd (Bill Stinson), Keith Floyd (Debbie), and Jenifer Catron (Bill); as well as several nieces, nephews and extended family members and friends.

Marlene was preceded in death by her father John Floyd; her husband Leslie C. South and a daughter Kristen Bixler – South.

Visitation will be at Schoppenhorst Funeral Home, 301 E. Eighth St. Clay City, Indiana 47841, Friday, September 29, 2017 from 11am until noon. Services will follow at noon with burial to be held at Fairview Cemetery in Bowling Green, Indiana. Visit www.schoppenhorstfuneralhome.com to light a candle in her memory.