Anna Lee Madden


Anna Lee Madden of Crothersville, Indiana, passed away at 4:06 p.m. Wednesday, August 12, 2015, at IU Health Methodist Hospital in Indianapolis, Indiana.

Born September 29, 1939, in Clay County, Kentucky, she was the daughter of Oscar and Leona (Cheek) Minton, who have both passed away.

She worked in multiple restaurant establishments, the former shirt factory in Seymour and U.S. Shoe Corporation in Crothersville, and retired from Schneck Medical Hospital in Seymour in 2002. She enjoyed music, gardening, fishing, family get-togethers, going out to eat Chinese with her sisters, and taking trips to the casinos. She would light up like a winning slot machine with excitement when she arrived at the casino.

Most of all, she loved spending time with her grandchildren.

On Sept 10, 1960, in London, Kentucky, she married Bruce Madden who survives in Crothersville.

Other survivors include two children, Roger (Amber) Madden of Crothersville and Angie (Josh) Barnes of Crothersville; grandchildren, Kendra (Ben) Lengel of Salem, Indiana, Cheyenne Madden of Crothersville, Wyatt Madden of Crothersville, and Lanie Barnes of Crothersville; siblings, Jewell England of Manchester, Kentucky, Elsie (Bill) Money of Crothersville, Wayne (Lucinda) Minton of Crothersville,  Joyce (John) Hammons of Crothersville, Marshall (Wyanna) Minton of Crothersville, Mary Miller of Crothersville, Kathy (Travis) Wooten of Austin, Indiana, and Ronald Minton of Manchester, Indiana.

Three brothers, Loren Minton, Darrell Minton, and Ray Minton, preceded her in death.

Pastor Mark Wooten and Pastor Randy King will conduct funeral services at 2 p.m. Sunday, August 16, 2015, at Adams Family Funeral Home and Crematory in Crothersville, with burial to follow at Cana Cemetery.

Friends may visit on Saturday, August 15, 2015, from 4 until 8 p.m. and after 1 p.m. Sunday, both at Adams Family Funeral Home and Crematory in Crothersville.

Memorial contributions may be given to Cana Cemetery or Ronald McDonald House, in care of Adams Family Funeral Home and Crematory, 110 E. Howard Street, Crothersville, IN 47229.

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