Emrick, Betty Jean

BETTY JEAN EMRICK of Indianapolis, 80, mother-in-law of the Rev. Dr. James C. Bushfield, director of the Indiana Conference Connectional Ministries, died Monday, Oct. 29, 2012. Visitation will be held from 6 to 8 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 1 at the Wilson St. Pierre Funeral Service & Crematory, Greenwood Chapel, 481 West Main Street in Greenwood. A memorial service will be held at 11 a.m. Friday, Nov. 2 at the funeral home with burial at Forest Lawn Memory Gardens. Survivors include: children, Betty S. (Thomas) Henson, Deborah A. (James) Bushfield and Gina L. (Brad) Emrick; three grandchildren, Karen, Anthony and Melissa; three great-grandchildren; and two step great-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by a son, Frank A. Emrick and by her husband of 58 years, Charles Russell Emrick. Betty was a beautician and cosmetology instructor in Indianapolis, Cape Coral and Ft. Myers. She enjoyed arts, music, dancing, Bible studies and senior bowling. She was a member of the Woodside United Methodist Church. Memorial contributions can be made to Woodside United Methodist Church, 2540 Southeastern Avenue, Indianapolis, IN 46201. Condolences can be sent to the Rev. Dr. & Mrs. James (and Deborah) Bushfield, 9921 Estep Drive, Indianapolis, IN 46280.