Batesville Herald Tribune, Batesville, Indiana

December 11, 2012

Florence McIntire, 81

The Herald-Tribune

— Florence McIntire, 81, Sunman, passed away Monday, Dec. 10, 2012, at The Waters of Batesville.  

She was born in Paris Crossing Feb. 25, 1931, to Leroy Allen and Mary (Stewart) McIntire.

Florence’s passion in life was caring for others.  She lived in Florida part of her life, carrying out that passion. She was a social butterfly and also enjoyed volunteering, mainly at The Waters of Batesville.  You could always find her playing bingo or gardening. She was also a member of Sunman Community Church.  

Survivors include one brother and sister-in-law, Leroy Allen and Janice McIntire, Milroy; and many nieces and nephews, including her caregiver, Pamela Calhoun (husband Ron), Batesville.  

Besides her parents, Florence was preceded in death by two brothers, Robert E. McIntire, Middletown, Ohio, and Ernest Stewart,  Greensburg.

Visitation for friends and family will be Thursday, Dec. 13, from noon until the 2 p.m. service at Cook Funeral Home, Sunman.  Burial will follow in Little Memory Church Cemetery there.  

Memorial contributions may be directed to The Waters of Batesville Activities Fund.  Online condolences may be left for the family at