Charlotte Schrimsher

October 17, 2009

Charlotte ?Char? Schrimsher;Charlotte Faye Schrimsher age 58 of Lafayette passed away October 17, 2009 in Home Hospital in Lafayette. She was born December 9, 1950 in Glasgow, Kentucky to Luther L. & Geneva (Ward) Matthews. She worked for Marsh Supermarkets in the bakery the past 14 years, prior to that she sold Avon for many years. She was a member of the Colfax United Methodist Church, former member of the Colfax Fire Dept. Ladies Auxiliary, and Hickory Homemakers in Colfax.;She married Phillip L. Shelley on November 22, 1969 and he preceded her in death June 14, 1990. On July 13, 1992 she married David Schrimsher and he survives. Also surviving is her mother: Geneva Emberton of Frankfort, 1 daughter: Kristin Shelley of West Lafayette, a son: Ryan Shelley and his partner William F. Reinowski of West Lafayette, a stepdaughter: Danielle Tabor (Bart) of Greentown, one step grandchild, a brother: Ronnie Emberton (Vickie) of Crawfordsville, and several nephews and great nephews. She was preceded in death by her father, stepfather, and her first husband. Funeral services will be held 6 PM Wednesday October 21, 2009 at Archer-Weston Funeral Home in Frankfort. Friends may call 2-6 PM Wednesday at the funeral home. Memorials appreciated to any of the Lafayette shelters for Domestic Violence.


5 Condolences for “Charlotte Schrimsher”

  1. Ruth A Stevens

    Dave and family, I am so sorry for your loss! Charlotte was a wonderful person and will be greatly missed. Please know you are all in our thoughts during this very difficult time. Ruth

  2. Kim McVicars

    Hi, this is Kim Thomerson-McVicars. I am in California and wont be able to make it on Wednesday but you are all in my hearts. I am very sorry to hear about your loss. My thougths and prayers are with you. Love, Kim

  3. Michelle Snyder

    Kristin, So sorry to hear of the loss of your mother. My thoughts and prayers are with you and your family. My sympathy, Michelle

  4. Donna & Tom Adams

    Kristin and Ryan, We were so sorry to hear about your mother. Just wanted you to know that we are thinking about you. I know how hard it is to lose your mother. No matter what words we say right now it’s not going to matter. The loss is too great, but someday hopefully you will be able to remember and cling to the memories that you have and let them find their way to heal you. Hopefully you will come to realize that your time together, no matter how long, was meant to be and that you were blessed to have such a precious mom in your life. Keep your heart beating with the laoving memories and trust in your faith to guid you through. Know that though our life moves on…the beauty of their love stays behind to surround and embrace us. May God Bless you both.

  5. Tracey Flack

    Kristin and Ryan I am so sorry about Charlotte. I am on second shift and I will not be able to attend. I’m sorry. She will hold a very special place in my heart. She was a second Mother to me and everybody knows that. I know this is tough but I hope someday you’ll be able to reflect on the good times that you shared with her. I know that I will hold those times very close to my heart forever. Once again I’m sorry I will not be able to be there. Tracey Flack

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