MARY OPAL EARLEY of Franklin, spouse to the late Rev. William Earley and mother-in-law to Rev. Eric Kersey, pastor of Indianapolis St. Andrew UMC, died Wednesday, June 28, 2017. A private family celebration was held on Saturday, July 1, 2017, in Martinsville, Rev. Eric Kersey officiating. Survivors include daughters Sharyn Kersey (Eric) and Gayle Stultz (Jack); five grandchildren, and 11 great-grandchildren. Memorial donations may be made to Franklin United Methodist Community/Benevolent Fund, 1070 West Jefferson Street, Franklin, IN 46131. Condolences may be shared with Rev. Kersey and Family, 8681 Jaffa Ct. E. Dr. 34, Indianapolis, IN 46260. 

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