Verniece McClusky, 85, of Carbondale, formerly of Harrisburg, died at 3:43 p.m., Dec. 24, 2012, at Deaconess Hospital in Evansville.
She was born Feb. 11, 1928, in Norris City, to parents Sewell A. and Lucy E. (Appel) Thompson. Verniece retired from Basham and Harris Title and Abstract Co. in Harrisburg as office manager.
She was preceded in death by her husband Murray G. McClusky.
She is survived by her children Larry McClusky (Mary) Eddyville, Ky.; daughters Pam Vandendorpe (Paul), Evansville, Ind., and Terri Ann DeNeal, Marion. Also surviving are grandchildren, Linda Berry (Jason), Nathan Way (Angie), Christen McWilliams (Brian), Mark Vandendorpe (Joanna), Nikki Borders (Justin) and Faith DeNeal. She is also survived by great-grandchildren Haily and Tanner Way, Charlie and Max Berry, and Caleb and Grace Vandendorpe. Her sister, Anna Mae Naas and husband Harry Mt. Ulla, N.C. also survive.
A memorial service will be held at a later date. Walkers Funeral home and Crematory in Carbondale are in charge of arrangements.