Gloria Jean Conklin

October 9, 2011

Gloria Jean Conklin 63, of Frankfort, died October 9, 2011 at 10:05 p.m. at home with her family. Born January 6, 1948 in Clinton County to Elvis & Garnet (Timmons) Bridgewater. She married Gary Conklin, Sr. on November 6, 1965 and he survives. Mrs. Conklin was a 1966 Frankfort High School graduate. She worked at the Frankfort schools in dietary. Born in Frankfort and raised in the First Baptist Church, she moved to Fort Lauderdale in 1971 and back to Indiana in 1981. Mrs. Conklin was a loving mother, phenomenal cook, enjoyed dancing and spending time with her family at Lake Freeman.

Visitation and Services

Services will be 2 p.m. Thursday, October 13, 2011 at Goodwin Funeral Home. Visitation will be Wednesday, October 12th from 4-8 p.m. at the funeral home. Entombment will be in Green Lawn Mausoleum. Memorial donations may be made to the Clinton County Cancer Fund.

Survived by:

Husband: Gary Conklin Sr. of Frankfort Son: Gary (Wendy) Conklin Jr. of Frankfort Daughter: Melissa (Fiancé Dustin Coffman) Conklin of Battle Ground 2 Sisters: Sandy (Bill) Shaw of Ocala Florida and Pat (Jim) Guckien of Frankfort Mother-in-Law: Grace Jeanette Conklin of Frankfort 10 Grandchildren: Cassie, Cara and Cami Conklin, Megan Sheets, Airman Justin (Heather) Sheets, Jennah and Marissa Coffman and designated grandchildren Brody, Taylor and Kye Kirby

Preceded by:

She was preceded in death by her parents, father-in-law, Charles Conklin and sister, Barbra Jean Bridgewater.


5 Condolences for “Gloria Jean Conklin”

  1. Adam Kirby October 11, 2011 at 9:11 am

    GC and Family,
    I am so sorry for your loss. May you find comfort knowing she has peace now, and that all your friends are here to comfort you and be there for you GC. May God bless you and your entire family in your time of sorrow. Adam Kirby

  2. Connie Blubaugh October 11, 2011 at 3:43 pm

    Jeanny will be so missed. What a fun loving girl. I am so sorry Pete, some day you will see her again.

  3. Joe Ruch October 12, 2011 at 8:30 am

    May God’s grace surround you and your family during this difficult time.
    God will provide peace and comfort. Trust in his plans. I am sorry for the loss.
    Joe Ruch

  4. Marge McDonald October 13, 2011 at 10:46 am

    I’m so sorry Pete, I know there are no words to comfort you right now, but just know you are in my prayers. Rest in Peace dear Jeanie.

  5. Priscilla Worth October 19, 2011 at 7:41 pm

    Sorry for your loss Missy, my thoughts and prayers are with you.

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