Sue Palmer


Sue Palmer, 73, of North Talley Road, died at 8:20 a.m. January 1, 2018, at her home.

Sue was born September 6, 1944, in Columbus, the daughter of Paul E. and Ann L. Mark Campbell.

She married Dennis K. Palmer on August 31, 1973.

She retired from the local banking community and loved being outdoors in the spring and summer with her flowers.

She enjoyed making family photo albums and loved puppies, dogs, babies and her grandchildren and great-grandchildren.

She also enjoyed talking to people in general, and talking on the phone to her friends.

The funeral will be conducted at 1 p.m. Saturday, January 6, 2018, at Jewell-Rittman Family Funeral Home with Pastor Wes Jones officiating. Calling will be 4-7 p.m. Friday at the funeral home and one hour prior to the service. A private burial will be at Garland Brook Cemetery at a later date.

Memorials may be made to the Bartholomew County Humane Society.

Survivors include her husband, Dennis; daughters, Lisa Turner of Bloomington and Kathy (Tim) Holwager of Columbus; and brothers and sisters-in-law, Chris (Bobbi) Palmer and Teresa (Tom) LaFerney, both of Wabash, Indiana.

Her grandchildren include Shanna Martin, Tyler Hannah, Courtney Turner, Macy Hannah and Connor Hannah; great-grandchildren, Rylan Green, Arissa Green, Mason Green, Kylee Martin, Gatlin Martin, Cheylei Martin and Paisley Hannah; and aunts, Mary Scheidt of Atlanta, Georgia, and Sally Campbell of Columbus.

She was preceded in death by her parents; a brother, Marvin Campbell; and a great-grandson, Bennett Martin.

You are invited to view her video tribute, light a virtual candle and send a message to the family via the internet.