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Phyllis M Mendenhall
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ROCKVILLE-Phyllis M. Kirkham Mendenhall, 78, of Terre Haute and formerly of Rockville passed away Thursday, March 1, 2018 at Springhill Village in Terre Haute, Indiana.

She was born October 9, 1939 in Clinton, Indiana to the late Dayton and Alice Soey Kirkham.

She grew up in Parke County, Indiana and graduated from Rockville High School and a member of Immanuel Southern Baptist Church. She lived all over the United States and Italy with her Air Force husband Russell Mendenhall whom she married May 18, 1958 in Parke County.

She is survived by her husband of 59 years Russell; five sons; Randy (Julie) Mendenhall of Huger, South Carolina, Rodney Mendenhall of Clinton, Robert (Diana) Mendenhall of Dana, Todd (Lorrie) Mendenhall of Monroe City and Tim Mendenhall and his companion Wendy of Lafayette; 13 grandchildren, Dustin, Drew, Kari, Stacey, Steph, Doug, Jamie, Ryan, Michael, Matthew, Rebecca, Rachael and Chase; 13 great-grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by an infant son, Roger Douglas Mendenhall, brother, Walter Kirkham; sister, Louise Kirkham White; daughter in law Kim Mendenhall.

Services will be 2:00 pm Tuesday, March 6, at Gooch Funeral Home, 112 West Howard Street, Rockville with the Rev. Mark Houvenagle officiating. Burial will follow at Memory Garden Cemetery in Rockville. Visitation is 4-8 pm Monday at Gooch Funeral Home.

Memorials should friends so desire, may be made to the Immanuel Southern Baptist Church, 3932 W US Highway 36, Rockville, IN 47872 in her memory.

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4:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Gooch Funeral Home

112 W. Howard St
Rockville, Indiana 47872





2:00 PM
Gooch Funeral Home

112 W. Howard St
Rockville, Indiana 47872

Cemetery Details


Memory Garden Cemetery

U.S. Highway 41
Rockville, IN 47872

Memorial Contribution

Immanuel Southern Baptist Church

3239 West US Highway 36
Rockville, IN 47872

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