Gladys May Mason, 95, passed away Monday, Feb. 6, 2012 at the Good Samaritan Nursing Home in Oakland City.


She was born in Gibson County to Haskell and Nora (Minnis) Oliver.


She was a homemaker who enjoyed painting. She was a member of the Mackey Church of the Nazarene. 

She is survived by a son James T. “Buck” (
Sharon) Mason of Oakland City; 2 daughters, Beverly Harris of Princeton and Brenda (John) Bolin of Winslow; a sister, Emma Lou Schoultz of Francisco; 16 grandchildren; 33 great-grandchildren and 32 great-great grandchildren. 

She was preceded in death by her parents, husband, Robert Stewart Mason in 1986, daughter, Nora Alice Nixon, 2 grandchildren Jerry Nixon and Kelly Mason, 5 brothers and sisters. 

Funeral services will be at
10:30 a.m. Friday, Feb. 10, 2012 at the Corn-Colvin Funeral Home in Oakland City with Rev. Bill L. Reed officiating. Burial will be in the Blackfoot Cemetery in Coe.


Visitation will be from 4 until 8 p.m. Thursday and from 8 a.m. until service time on Friday at the Corn-Colvin Funeral Home.