Barbara Jane Etcheson, 87, formerly Roachdale, passed away Tuesday, March 13, 2017 in Brownsburg.
Born July 27, 1929 she was the daughter of the late Dwight and Naomi Carson.
A 1947 graduate of Roachdale High School, she was a member of the Roachdale Christian Church, She married William E. Etcheson Jr. on May 29, 1948. He passed away on Jan. 5, 2000. Mrs. Etcheson enjoyed cooking, traveling, music, dancing and spending time with her family.
Survivors include three daughters, Trudy L. Kennedy of Roachdale, Toni L. (Sam) Lasley of Indianapolis and Tracy L. (Tom) West of The Villages, Fla.; a son, William E. “Trey” (Kelly) Etcheson III of Ladoga; seven grandchildren, James L. Kennedy III, Sarah Poynter, Jeff Lasley (Marissa), Braden W. Etcheson (Lindsey), Lianna R. Beamon (Jerel), Shelby R. Etcheson, and William Tyler Etcheson, two step-grandchildren; Allie Collins (Ethan), and Katie Norrisl and 16 great-grandchildren
In addition to her husband, she was preceded in death by four siblings, Harold Rex Wendling, Jack R. Wendling, Betty Jean Eggert and Joan Johnson; and a granddaughter, Rachyle Rodighiero.
There will be no public services. She will be laid to rest beside her late husband, William Etcheson, in Roachdale Cemetery.
Memorial donations may be made to the Roachdale Christian Church. Online condolences may be made at