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Opal G. Backherms

Opal G. Backherms, 96, Corydon, died Saturday, April 18, 2015.
Born Aug. 11, 1918, at Crandall, she was the daughter of the late Jesse D. and Iva M. Oppel McKim.
She was retired from the Crandall branch of Harrison County Bank and a member of Crandall United Methodist Church.
Besides her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Ethel L. (Luke) Backherms, and a brother, Paul J. McKim.
Survivors include two sons, Danny R. Backherms of Salem and Bradley B. Backherms of Dale; four grandchildren, Cara Backherms, Lauren Mefford, Aaron Backherms and Amber R. Smith; and three great-grandchildren.
Visitation: Tuesday, April 21, from 4 to 8 p.m. and Wednesday, April 22, after 9 a.m. at Swarens Funeral Home in Ramsey.
Funeral: Wednesday, April 22, at 11 a.m. at the funeral home with burial in Cedar Hill Cemetery in Corydon.

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