2017-04-19 / Obituaries

Shirley Minix

Shirley Clear Minix, 74, of Logansport, passed away on Tuesday, April 11, 2017, at Woodbridge Healthcare in Logansport.

Shirley was born Aug. 30, 1942, in Lafayette, Ind., to the late William Alfred and Mary Ellen (Constance) Allen. She was a 1962 graduate of Monticello High School. She married Gerald Clear in 1959 and they divorced in 1979. On March 17, 1989, she married Landon Minix and he preceded her in death on April 26, 2012.

Shirley worked at Fairfield Mfg. in Walkerton as a supervisor before her retirement.

She attended Delphi United Methodist Church.

Shirley loved spoiling her grandkids and spending time with her family, watching Butler and Indiana Pacer basketball games. She enjoyed watching NASCAR and was an Indy race fan. She also enjoyed fishing and mushroom hunting.

Surviving are her children, Julie Mears (Tom) of Delphi, Thomas Clear (Kim) of Logansport, and Jake Clear (Becky) of Camden; seven grandchildren; and two greatgrandchildren.

She was preceded in death by her brother, Jerry Allen, and sisters, Nancy Allen and Barbara Robinson.

Service was held Saturday at Davidson Funeral Home, Delphi, with Pastor Todd Ladd officiating. Burial will be private and take place at a later date in Fletcher Cemetery, Hamlet, Ind.

Memorial contributions in Shirley’s memory may be made to the Alzheimer’s Association.

Online condolences may be made at www.davidsonfh.com.

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