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Mary E. (Ball) Shrout

December 12, 1939 ~ August 28, 2021 (age 81)


Mary E. Shrout, 81, of English, passed away August, 28, 2021 at St. Vincent Hospital of Indianapolis. She was born December 12, 1939 in Doolittle Mills, to parents, Elbert & Olive (Huff) Ball. She married John Shrout October 19, 1956. Mary was a member of Tunnel Hill Free Methodist Church of English. She was retired from Masterbrand Cabinets of Jasper and she was a quilter and a seamstress. 

Survivors include: 


Fran Benham (Doug) of Kokomo; Olive Lutz of Peoria, IL; Rose Shrout of English; Jessie Baker (Steven) of Winters, TX; Jonetta Hackman of Taswell

19 Grandchildren

39  Great-Grandchildren

Sisters- Joann Crecelius of Marengo, Lois Hensley of Birdseye, Donna Ball of Velpen & Gladys Redden of Taswell

Brothers- Tom Ball of Eckerty & Ray Ball of Doolittle Mills

Son-n-law: Paul Fox of Chicago, IL 

Mary is preceded in death by: parents, husband, daughter- Karen Fox, son-n-laws- Richard Lutz & Kevin Hackman, 4 brothers and 3 sisters. 

Visitation will be from 4-7pm Thursday, September 2 at Tunnel Hill Free Methodist Church of English. Funeral will be 2pm Friday, September 3 at the Church. Bro. Adam Stroud will officiate. Burial will be in Doolittle Mills Cemetery. For condolences visit

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September 2, 2021

4:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Tunnel Hill Free Methodist Church
1610 W. Bennett Rd.
English, IN 47118

Funeral Service
September 3, 2021

2:00 PM
Tunnel Hill Free Methodist Church
1610 W. Bennett Rd.
English, IN 47118

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