Barbara Jane (Daniels) Brookshire, 99, of Roachdale, passed away on May 14, 2019 at Avon Health and Rehabilitation, Avon, Indiana. She was born on February 16, 1920 in Oak Park, IL to the late Ralph C. and Ida (Cook) Daniels. She married Edward Drake Brookshire on August 13, 1949 in Maywood, IL. He preceded her in death in June 2006.
She was a member of the Roachdale Presbyterian Church, Women’s Dairy Association, the Town and Country Homemakers, and many offices in the county home economics.
Barbara is survived by sons, Carl Drake (Cynthia) Brookshire, Noblesville, Joel Daniel (Earnestine) Brookshire, Roachdale, Indiana; daughter, Sarajane D. (Bill) Brookshire Fenton of Avon, Indiana, seven grandchildren, twelve great grandchildren and three great-great grandchildren.
She is preceded in death by her parents, husband and brothers, Fred and Ralph Daniels.
Funeral Servies will be held at 10:30AM Saturday, May 18, 2019 at Roachdale Presbyterian Church, 14 North Indiana Street, Roachdale, Indiana 46172 with Pastor David Bower officiating. Burial will follow in Roachdale Cemetery. Friends are welcome to visit with the family from 4:00-8:00 PM, Friday May 17, 2019 also at the church. Memorial Contributions may be made in Barbara’s memory to the Roachdale Presbyterian Church, and/or the Putnam County Foundation.