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Tuesday, May 3, 2016

Ovella Jane Marlin

Sunday, February 2, 2003

Ovella Jane Marlin, 100, of Batesville died Dec. 15, 2002, at Woodlawn Nursing Home in Batesville.

Born Nov. 13, 1902, at Anderson, she was the daughter of Thomas L. and Josephine Chestnut Scribner. She was a homemaker and a member of the 20th Street Baptist Church in Batesville.

Survivors include three daughters -- Nola Weaver and Gail Howard, both of Batesville, and Winell Gibson of Springfield, Mo.; eight grandchildren; eight great-grandchildren; and several nieces and nephews.

She was preceded in death by her parents; her husband, Bob Marlin; a brother, and two sisters.

The funeral was Dec. 18 at Qualls Batesville Funeral Service Chapel with Carley Davis and Dwayne Thomas officiating. Burial followed in Yeager Cemetery in the Needmore community.

Pallbearers were John Weaver, Larry Weaver, Bryan Weaver, Randy Gibson, Brent Gibson and Tim Howard.

Arrangements were under the direction of Qualls Batesville Funeral Service.