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Eva C. Deskins


Eva C. Deskins, 79, passed away Oct. 18, 2013, at Logan Acres Care Center.

She was born in Greenup, Ky., on Aug. 15, 1934, to the late Frank and Sophia Martin. She also was preceded in death by her husband of 55 years, D. Franklin Deskins; and sister, Clo Thomas.

She is survived by her children, Bob Deskins of Winchester, Ky., and Valerie (Ken) Arbogast of DeGraff; grandchildren, Kyle and Cory Arbogast and Bradley Deskins; sister, Lora (John) Staley of Tipp City; brother-in-law, Bob Thomas of California; and cousin, Beverly Wones of Florida.

Eva was a homemaker, loving wife, mother and grandmother. Her hobbies were bowling and swimming and she loved baking.

She was a volunteer at the Urbana Hospital and was active in UMW church group at Terre Haute Church. 

Eva loved spending time with her grandsons and watching them play sports. She was loved by her family and will be greatly missed.

Visitation is two hours prior to a service at 3 p.m. Tuesday at the Terre Haute Methodist Church, 5938 State Route 55, Urbana.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Logan Acres or Universal Home Hospice.

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