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Phyllis J. McDonald Brush

December 23, 1930 - April 3, 2017

Muncie – Phyllis J. McDonald Brush, 86, loving Wife, Mother and Grandmother, passed away on Monday, April 3, 2017 at Westminster Village.

She was born in Muncie in 1930, the daughter of Verlin and Ada (Nelson) Knight and graduated from Cowan High School.

Phyllis worked for Merchants National Bank and as a secre…READ MORE

Muncie – Phyllis J. McDonald Brush, 86, loving Wife, Mother and Grandmother, passed away on Monday, April 3, 2017 at Westminster Village.

She was born in Muncie in 1930, the daughter of Verlin and Ada (Nelson) Knight and graduated from Cowan High School.

Phyllis worked for Merchants National Bank and as a secretary for Sutton School before becoming a homemaker and raising her two boys.

She was a member of Hoosier Managers Home Economics Club and the Elks Ladies Golf Association, along with volunteering at Ball Memorial Hospital for many years. Phyllis was an avid golfer who golfed for many years at Green Hills and The Muncie Elks.

Survivors include her husband, Richard L. Brush; her children, Martin Ray McDonald (wife, Cheryl) and Bradley J. McDonald (wife, Sue); five grandchildren, Stephanie Reno (husband, Chris), Nicole Mitchell (Husband, Jeff), Cassandra Cline (Husband, Jon), Ian McDonald, and Kara McDonald;  and her seven great-grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by her husband of fifty-two years, Raymond R. McDonald in 2003; her brother, Marvin Knight; and her parents.

Services will be 12:00 p.m. on Friday, April 7, 2017 at The Meeks Mortuary and Crematory, Washington Street Chapel with Pastor Jim Garrett officiating. Burial will follow in Tomlinson Cemetery.

Family and friends may call from 4:00 until 7:00 p.m. on Thursday, April 6, 2017 or one hour prior to services on Friday at the mortuary.

Memorial contributions may be directed to St. Jude Children’s Hospital, 501 St. Jude Place, Memphis, Tennessee 38105 or Gideons International P.O. Box 97251, Washington D.C., 20090-7251.

Online condolences may be sent to the family at www.meeksmortyuary.com.

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Service Information

Visitation Information

Date: Thursday, April 6, 2017

Time: 04:00 pm

End Time: 07:00 pm

The Meeks Mortuary and Crematory, Washington Street Chapel

Address:

415 East Washington Street
Muncie, Indiana 47305


Service Information

Date: Friday, April 7, 2017

Time: 12:00 pm

The Meeks Mortuary and Crematory, Washington Street Chapel

Address:

415 East Washington Street
Muncie, Indiana 47305


Cemetery Information

Date: Friday, April 7, 2017

Tomlinson Cemetery

Address:

5301 S. State Road 67
Muncie, IN 47302


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