Mary Jane Paxton Cale

Mary Jane Paxton Cale went home to the Lord Wednesday, July 24, 2019. She was 88.

She was born April 8, 1931, in Brown Township, Montgomery County, to Claude and Pauline Haserodt Paxton. She was a member of Cashie Baptist Church in Windsor, North Carolina. 

Mary graduated from Ladoga in 1949. She was married to Madison D. Cale for 40 years. 

She worked at RR Donnelley’s for 37 1/2 years, retiring in October 1993. 

Mary is survived by daughter Dancy Lynn (George) Scharf of Crawfordsville; son John (Juanita) Cale of Zionsville; grandson Greg Linn of Mace; granddaughters, Ginger Hart of Zionsville, Kim (Vince) Kersho of Hernando, Florida, and Peggie (Steve) Berninger of Crawfordsville; brother Joe (Sheila) Paxton; five great-grandchildren, Morgan, Kelly, Carter, Madison and Cayden; and great-great-grandchild Oakley Rose. 

She was preceded in death by brothers, Richard, Thomas and Alua; and sisters Margie and Irma.

A graveside service will be held at 11 a.m. Monday at Mace Community Cemetery. Visitation will be 4-6 p.m. Sunday at Hunt & Son Funeral Home. 

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