Phoeba Bilderback, 90, died at 11:20 p.m. Monday, Jan. 30, 2006 at Gibson General Hospital. She was born Sept. 1, 1915 in Gibson County

She was a housewife and had lived her entire lifetime in the
Mt. Olympus and Princeton communities. She was a member of the Bethel Memorial Church

She was preceded in death by her parents, Oris Rily and Opha (Grubb) Thompson; her husband, Doyle Bilderback, in 1995; a daughter, Judy McGrew, in 2000; a grandson, Michael McGrew; three brothers, John Howard Thompson, Joe Thompson and Ralph Thompson; and two sisters, Juanita Hale and Lavon Schoultz

She is survived by her children and their spouses, Lily (Dan) Elliott, of
Mt. Vernon, Ind., Connie (Steve) VanMeter, of Winslow, Doyle Ronald "Ronnie" (Diane) Bilderback, of Fort Branch, Janet (Allen) Powers, of Owensville, and Nancy (Norman) Bulloch, of Fort Branch; 21 grandchildren; and 22 great-grandchildren. 

Funeral arrangements will be at
10 a.m. Friday at the Colvin Funeral Home, with Pastor Kevin Wilson officiating. Final disposition will be at Shiloh Cemetery, near Hazleton.


Friends may call from 4 until 8 p.m. Thursday at the Colvin Funeral Home.