Flossie B. Padgett, 89, of Tiffin, passed away Monday evening, March 31, 2014, at Mercy Tiffin Hospital.
She was born May 6, 1924, in Powell County, Ky., to David and Nettie (Ware) White. She married Jesse "Willard" Padgett March 19, 1942, in Somerset, Ky., and he preceded her in death.
Survivors include seven of her 12 children, Linda Faeth of Tiffin, Marsha (Randall) Wasson of Wapakoneta, Sylvia (Ken) Wilson of Porter, Maine, Brenda (Mike) Bivens of Stamping Ground, Ky., Mattie (Steve) Miller of Republic, Connie (Terry) Traxler of Tiffin and Debbie (Bruce) Lewin of Kelso, Wash.; 25 grandchildren; 33 great-grandchildren; three great-great-grandchildren; and nine stepgreat-grandchildren.
Also preceding her in death were her parents; five children, Ronald Eugene, Jackie Wilton, Stanley Ray, Larry Chris and Mary Christine; and one grandson, Steven Cozine.
Flossie worked for Electric Parts, Georgetown, Ky., and also did alterations for Martinizing Dry Cleaning. She enjoyed flowers and plants, especially African violets, and was a NASCAR fan. Flossie was a great cook and was famous for her cornbread stuffing and biscuits and gravy. She attributed her long life to Oreo cookies.
Visitation will begin at 6 p.m. Monday, April 7, 2014, followed by her memorial service at 7 p.m. at Long Lick Baptist Church, Stamping Ground, Ky.
A celebration of life for the family is planned for Sunday, May 4, at Meadowbrook Park, Bascom.
Hoffmann-Gottfried-Mack Funeral Home & Crematory, 236 S. Washington St., Tiffin, OH 44883, (419) 447-2424, is assisting the family with arrangements.
Condolences may be sent and the guestbook signed at www.hgmackfuneralhome.com.