The Washington Times-Herald

May 6, 2013

Martha Warnsman

Oct. 28, 1933 - May 5, 2013

Washington Times-Herald

HUNTINGBURG — Martha Catherine (Hightower) Warnsman, 79, formerly of Oakland City, passed away Sunday at The Timbers of Jasper. She was born Oct. 28, 1933, in Princeton, to Warner “Cubby” and Dorotheia (Arbuthnot) Hightower, who both preceded her in death. She was a member of Tri-Kappa in Oakland City. She was also a Girl Scout leader. She is survived by her husband of 61 years, James David Warnsman; children, Deborah (Ed) Rodimel of Washington, Cathy Hayes of Oakland City and David (Heather) Warnsman of Bloomington; 10 grandchildren; 11 great grandchildren; sister, Carol (Gorden) Guimond of Pensacola, Fla.; brother, Robert Hightower of Oakland City; and several nieces and nephews. Private family services will be held at a later date in the Smoky Mountains. Corn-Colvin Funeral Home in Oakland City is assisting the family with arrangements. Memorial contributions may be made to the Alzheimer’s Association, Southern Indiana Chapter, Kaden Tower, 6100 Dutchmans Lane, Ste. 401, Louisville, KY 40205-3284. Condolences may be expressed online at