MITCHELLEdith L. Mahorney, 92, Mitchell, passed away at 3:00 p.m. Friday, May 8, 2009, at St. Francis Hospital in Beech Grove.
Born January 12, 1917, in Mitchell, she was the daughter of Charles Elbert and Vivian Esther (Salmon) Harrison. She married John Riley Mahorney April 12, 1969, and he preceded her in death October 20, 2000.
She was a member of the Mitchell Presbyterian Church and a former member of the First Christian Church where she taught pre-school age classes for more than 35 years. Edith and her parents owned and operated the C. E. Harrison Furniture Store. She graduated from Mitchell High School in 1935 and was also a graduate of Indiana Business College.
Elissa (Harrison) Lindsey and husband, Rick, of Fishers, IN
Tawnee (Harrison) Deaton and husband, Jason, of Lafayette, IN
Kaitlin (Wolff) Brodnik, Kayla Marie Owens, April
(Lindsey) Riddle, Whitnee Janelle Deaton
great nephews, Richard C. Lindsey and Jake Isaac Deaton
Mary Olive (Chastain) Harrison, Indianapolis
Margarett ( Parks Harrison) Plummer, Mooresville
Her parents; husband, sister, Mary Elberta Harrison (1938), and brother, Charles Robert Harrison (1994) preceded her in death.
Funeral service will be at 9:30 a.m. Monday, May 11, in the Memorial Chapel of Chastain Funeral Home with Richard E. Lindsey officiating. Burial will be in Mitchell Cemetery.
Friends may call from 2:00-6:00 p.m. Sunday and from 8:30 a.m. until the service on Monday at the funeral home.
Memorial Gifts: St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital or Peyton Manning Children’s Hospital, 2001 West 86th Street, Indianapolis 46260