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Thelma Louise FaggPassing: November 11, 2019


Memorial Baptist Church

Funeral Service

Friday, November 15th @ 1:00 p.m.


Memorial Baptist Church

Friday, November 15th @ 11:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.


Garland Brook Cemetery

Friday, November 15th

MITCHELL – Thelma Louise Fagg, 97, passed away Monday, November 11, 2019, at the home of her daughter.

Born December 30, 1921, in Big Springs, Nebraska, she was the daughter of Otto and Lena Marie (Dehning) Brauckmuller.  She married William Richard Fagg December 13, 1945, and he preceded her in death September 2, 1992.

Thelma was a homemaker.  She was a very supportive minister’s wife 27 years.  Thelma taught Sunday school, belonged to the women’s group, supported missions, and volunteered in the local food pantry. She enjoyed bowling and primitive camping.  Thelma was a member of the Memorial Baptist Church in Columbus and attended the Mitchell First Baptist Church.  She was a good servant and encourager.

Sandra Louise Michael of Mitchell
Pamela Irene Crippen of Columbus
Richard Earle (Janet) Harris of Indianapolis
grandchildren, Eric Alan Michael, James Crippen, Lauren Crippen, Andrea Hasse, and Cheryl Bridgins
great children,
Hayden, Ethan, Logan, Bella, Ayden, Amanda, and Joe
Ruby Vallis of Salina, Kansas
Norma Saathoff of Lincoln, Nebraska
Irene Kruse of Lincoln Nebraska

Her parents; husband; and siblings, Chester Braukmuller, Dorothy Bauler, and Verna Hayes, preceded her in death.

Funeral service will be at 1:00 p.m. Friday, November 15, at the Memorial Baptist Church in Columbus with Reverend Don Humphrey officiating.  Burial will be in Garland Brook Cemetery.

The family will receive friends from 11:00 a.m. until the service on Friday at the church.

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5 Guest Comments

  1. Guest: Vickie Lee | Mitchell, IN
    Date: November 17, 2019
    Thelma was a kind person. She appeared to be a gentle and enthusiastic supporter of her family and friends. Most often she had a smile and a sparkle in her eyes. You Sandy share her personality traits. That is her legacy. Vickie Lee
  2. Guest: Mary Callahan | Mitchell in
    Date: November 17, 2019
    So sorry to hear about your mother. I know you have Wonderful memories of your times spent together. May God comfort you. Prayers for your family
  3. Guest: Rev. Karen Hargett | COLUMBUS
    Date: November 12, 2019
    I was so sorry to hear of Thelma's passing. My prayers are with the family during this time of loss. Thelma was always such a cheerful and delightful lady, so full of life and faith. I am sure there is great rejoicing in heaven as this dear saint has come home.
  4. Guest: Glenda Ferguson | Paoli, IN
    Date: November 11, 2019
    Many prayers to your family, Sandy. Our thoughts are with you at this time. Omicron of Delta Kappa Gamma
  5. Guest: Aimee Hudson | Bedford, Indiana
    Date: November 11, 2019
    Thelma was such a blessing and I always enjoyed her smile and friendly personality when I checked her in and out at the office. Love and prayers to the family.