B. Marie Fouts, 88

B. Marie Fouts, 88, of Wabash, died at 6:28 p.m., Monday, April 23, 2018 at Rolling Meadows Healthcare Center in LaFontaine.

She was born Oct. 26, 1929 in Laurel, Ky., to William and Myrtle (Brown) Vance.

Marie married Paul Dean Fouts in Denver, on April 12, 1953. She worked as a clerk at Daywalt Pharmacy, Nowak Hallmark Store, King Hipskind, and Danners 5 and 10 store. She was a member of Christ United Methodist Church. Marie enjoyed writing and had several articles published in the Ideal Magazine.  She also enjoyed working crafts and quilting.

She is survived by her husband, Paul Dean Fouts of Wabash; daughter, Beverly (Jon) Vanderpool of Wabash; five grandchildren, Wendy (Toby) Holsman of Fishers, Dr. Nathan Vanderpool of Berlin, Germany, Angela (Josiah) Cazares of Indianapolis, Jacob Fouts of Peru, and Margie Fouts of Logansport; 10 great-grandchildren, a great great grandson; and her brother, Bill (Betty) Vance of Rochester.

She was preceded in death by her parents, her son, Michael Fouts, her grandson, Eli Fouts, and six sisters.

Family will receive friends in Marie's memory from 5-7 p.m. Tuesday, May 1, 2018 at Christ United Methodist Church, Wabash.  Burial will be in Memorial Lawns Cemetery.  Arrangements by Grandstaff-Hentgen Funeral Service, Wabash.

Preferred memorial is Alzheimer's Association.

The memorial guest book for Marie may be signed at


Posted on 2018 Apr 26