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November 16, 2013

Beth (Faris) Gephardt

June 30, 1951 - Nov. 15, 2013

ANDERSON — Beth (Faris) Gephardt passed from this physical life on Nov. 15, 2013, at her residence.

She was born June 30, 1951, to Margaret and Donald Faris.

Beth graduated from Madison Heights High School in 1969 and from Indiana University in 1973. She enjoyed this life and attempted to make a possible contribution wherever she was.

Her spirit lives on within her husband of 40 years, David C. Gephardt; children and grandchildren, Chris (Kristin) Gephardt of Bradenton, Fla., grandchildren, Morghyn, Logan, Brooklyn; Cara (Sean) Keenan of Bradenton, Fla., grandchildren: Caitlin and Connor and Cory (Tami) Gephardt of Minneapolis, Minn.; her brother, Phil (Cindy) Faris of Indianapolis; nieces/nephews: Brad (Shanna) Faris and children Oliver, Tyler, Graham; Katie (Ali) Beik and children Kavah, Kavan, Kaleb; Greg (Charlotte) Faris and children Molly, Claire; brother, Steve (Lisa) Faris of Indianapolis and nieces/nephews, Chase, Andy, Brandt, Brigitte; brother-in-law, Steve (Tammy) Gephardt of Las Vegas, Nev. and nieces/nephews, Jill (Nick) Sotelo and children Dylan and Christopher; Amy Gephardt; Julie (Jeff) Grace and children Annie and Jack; Andrew Gephardt; Grant (Kara) Cook and children Grace and Ava; Courtney (Jesse) Todd; sister-in-law, Susan (Jay) Allardt of Yorktown, and nieces/nephews: Joe, Jason, J.D., Megan; mother-in-law, Barbara Gephardt and Dr. David A Gephardt (deceased) of Anderson.

Preceded by and joined in heaven with parents, Margaret and Donald Faris.

Extended family, Erica Gephardt, mother of grandchildren Morghyn, Logan, & Brooklyn. And dear friends who graciously shared lives with her.

Thanks to all for the great laughs and precious moments, she will love you all forever.

Should friends desire, contributions may be sent to: The Animal Protection League Inc., Community Hospital Foundation- Attention: Keith Trent.

Celebration of Life service will be held at Central Christian Church at 6 p.m. Sunday with Pastor Rick Vale officiating.

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