Mary Louise Bartlett, 79, of Fleming, passed away at 1:45am on Tuesday, January 15, 2013, at her home. She was born November 14, 1933, in Morgan County, Ohio, to Wayne and Belva West Allen. Mary was a homemaker, and had worked in sales and childcare. She was a Methodist by faith.
On May 3, 1953, she married Elwyn Bartlett who survived with 1 son and 1 daughter: James Robert Bartlett and Jeanete (Gary) Braddock both of Fleming; 2 grandchildren: Renee (Rob) Shotwell of Vincent, Kyle Parks of Fleming; 2 great grandchildren: Arizzona Albright and Raylen Shotwell; step grandson, Phil (Monica) Braddock of Cincinnati; 2 step great grandchildren, Alexis and Max. She is also survived by her brother Harlan (Carolyn) Allen, brother-in-law, Bob Bartlett, special close cousin Imy Hann.
She was preceded in death by her parents, 3 brothers: Franklin, Frederick, infant brother Richard; 2 sisters-in-law, Helen Allen and Alice Allen.
The family would like to express their gratitude to Dr. Cawley, Dr. Dennis and Hospice for the wonderful care given to Mary.
Funeral services will be held on Friday (Jan. 18) at 1:00 pm at McClure-Schafer-Lankford Funeral Home with Pastor Billy Willis officiating. Burial following in East Lawn Memorial Park. Friends may call at the funeral home on Thursday after 2:00pm with family present from 2-4 & 6-8.
Messages of sympathy may be sent at www.mslfuneralhome.com. Memorial contributions may be made to Barlow Volunteer Fire Department, P O Box 121, Barlow, OH 45712.