|Birth: ||Sep. 27, 1918|
|Death: ||Feb. 2, 2012|
Wife of Herman C Black
Attica - Violet LaVerne (Murdock) Black Rollins, 93, Attica, passed away surrounded by her family on Sunday, February 5, 2012, 12:45 p.m. in the Woodland Manor Nursing Center, Attica.
Violet was born in Cayuga, Indiana, on September 27, 1918. She was the daughter of the late James Frederick and Ruby Marie (Ottinger) Murdock. She was raised in Cayuga and was a 1937 graduate of Cayuga High School. Violet had lived for several years in Williamsport and has resided in Attica since 1962.
Violet was first married to Herman C. Black on August 28, 1937 in Perrysville, IN. He preceded her in death on March 22, 1977. On March 16, 1980, Violet married Robert Lee Rollins in Pine Village, IN. He also preceded her in death on August 21, 1996.
Violet worked in the dietary department of the Community Hospital in Williamsport for 10 years. She also had worked as a cashier at the Attica IGA for seven years. She was a member of the Attica Christian Church. She enjoyed sewing, gardening and cooking.
Surviving are two sons, Harold (Marilyn) Black, Attica; Larry (Pam) Black, Marshfield, IN; three daughters, Phyllis Gephart, Tucson, AZ; Cindy (Luis) Moore, Altoona, PA and Melanie (Michael) Grow, Attica; four sisters, Mary Lieter, Goshen, IN; Betty Pierson, Rockville, IN; Hester Newnum, Kingman; Helen Murdock, Cayuga, IN; 13 grandchildren, 10 great-grandchildren, 3 great great-grandchildren; several nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by a daughter, Ramona "Mona" Haley; two brothers, Raymond and Leonard Murdock; four sisters, Edna Hoover, Maggie Dean, Jessie Dove and Esther Close along with a great great-grandson.
A memorial service will be held on September 27th at the Maus Funeral Home, Attica, with inurnment following the service in the Riverside Cemetery, Attica. Memorial contributions may be made to the American Diabetes Foundation or the American Cancer Society.
The time of the service will be determined at a later date.
Herman C. Black (1912 - 1977)
Robert Lee Rollins (1914 - 1996)
Created by: John Smith
Record added: Mar 06, 2013
Find A Grave Memorial# 106295903
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