Mary Evelyn Andrix, 99, of London, died Monday, April 4, 2022, in the Madison Senior Living Community, London.
Born December 23, 1922, in Lilly Chapel, she was a daughter of the late Cecil and Lydia (Bennett) Forrest.
A US Navy Veteran of World War II, Mary had also worked at Lazarus, selling sewing machines and giving sewing lessons. A lifetime member of Trinity United Methodist Church, she also belonged to the Coover Club, Madison County Senior Citizens, was an avid card player-always ready for a game, enjoyed her bridge clubs and spending time with friends especially going to breakfast. An accomplished artist, Mary loved to paint, giving away most of her work to friends and to charity fundraisers and loved The Ohio State University Sports program.
Survivors include her son and daughter-in-law John and Cilia Andrix; brother James Forrest, sister-in-law Patty Forrest; several nieces, nephews, great nieces and nephews and great-great nieces and nephews, very special friends Jane Forrest and Carolyn Gibson and wonderful caregivers Lynn McHenry and Linda Adelsberger.
She was preceded in death by her husband James Andrix in 2003 and brothers Bennett, Donald and Bob Forrest.
Funeral services will be held at 11 AM Friday, April 8, 2022, in the EBERLE-FISHER FUNERAL HOME AND CREMATORY, 103 N. Main Street, London with Pastor Tim Rash officiating. Interment will follow in Oak Hill Cemetery, London. Friends may call at the funeral home from 4-6 PM Thursday.
Memorials in Mary’s name may be made to Trinity United Methodist Church, 8530 Lilly Chapel-Georgesville Road, London, Ohio 43140.
Online condolences for the family may be sent to www.eberlefisherfuneralhome.com.