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In Memory of

Vivian M. Pickett

March 12, 1920 - June 15, 2017

Obituary


Vivian Maxine "Biany" Pickett, age 97, of Greencastle, passed away on Thursday, June 15, 2017, reuniting with her husband of 76 years, James H. "Jack" Pickett, whom preceded her in death on June 8, 2017.

Born March 12, 1920 in Bainbridge, IN, the daughter of Geddes and Crystal (Edwards) Priest and a graduate of Bainbridge High School.

Vivian had worked at DePauw University and the ASCS Farm Office as a secretary for several years. She was a member of the First Christian Church Disciples of Christ; 75 year member of the Eastern Star,...

Vivian Maxine "Biany" Pickett, age 97, of Greencastle, passed away on Thursday, June 15, 2017, reuniting with her husband of 76 years, James H. "Jack" Pickett, whom preceded her in death on June 8, 2017.

Born March 12, 1920 in Bainbridge, IN, the daughter of Geddes and Crystal (Edwards) Priest and a graduate of Bainbridge High School.

Vivian had worked at DePauw University and the ASCS Farm Office as a secretary for several years. She was a member of the First Christian Church Disciples of Christ; 75 year member of the Eastern Star, Bainbridge/Greencastle, having served as Worthy Matron and a past state district deputy of Indiana; and served as a volunteer with the Putnam County Hospital Guild.

She is survived by her nieces, Patty Miller and Bobbie Jo White, and a nephew, Wally Steele.

She was preceded in death by her parents; husband; sister, Lois Steele; and an infant brother, Franklin Clay Priest.

Funeral services will be held at 1:00 PM on Monday, June 19, 2017 at the Hopkins-Rector Funeral Home. Entombment will follow at the Pinelawn Mausoleum in Forest Hill Cemetery.

The family will receive friends at the funeral home from 12:00 noon until time of service on Monday.

Condolences and memories may be shared with the family c/o www.Hopkins-Rector.com