Violet M. Herd
Violet Marie Jacobs Herd, 88, Mauckport, died Sunday, Sept. 18, 2016, at Harrison County Hospital in Corydon.
Born May 17, 1928, in Mauckport, she was the daughter of the late John and Vada Lopp Carver.
She was retired from Harrison County Hospital and Walmart, both in Corydon.
Besides her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Walter Herd; four brothers, Franklin, Paul, Kelso and Elmer Carver; two sisters, Inez Kingsley and Fern Faith; and a son-in-law, Jasper (Jay) Gayhart.
Survivors include three sons, Charles Dale Jacobs (Judy) of Georgetown, Robert A. Jacobs (Donna) of Corydon and David Curtis Jacobs (Vickie) of Central; two daughters, Joyce A. Gayhart of Ramsey and Rhonda D. Carver (Bobby) of Mauckport; two stepsons; a stepdaughter; a sister, Bonnie Wiseman of Mauckport; seven grandchildren; and many great-grandchildren.
Visitation: Saturday, Sept. 24, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at Beanblossom-Cesar Funeral Home in Corydon.
Funeral: Saturday, Sept. 24, at 2 p.m. at the funeral home with burial in Mount Zion Cemetery near Mauckport.
The family suggests memorial gifts to the James Graham Brown Cancer Center or Gentiva Hospice.