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Shirley A. (Tate) Sargent

October 8, 1938 ~ September 2, 2021 (age 82)


Shirley A. (Tate) Sargent, 82, died Thursday, September 2, 2021 in Fishers, IN. She was a resident of New Whiteland, IN and Mt. Vernon, IL.

Shirley was born October 8, 1938 in Dalhgren, IL to Francis and Beulah (Adams) Tate.

She married Donald E. Sargent on May 28, 1957 in Indianapolis, IN; they were married for 54 years.

Shirley enjoyed her flower gardens and spending time at her country home in Southern Illinois.

Survivors include three children, Michael (Tammy) Sargent of Fishers, IN, Mark (Cathy) Sargent of Indianapolis, IN, and Greg (Kim) Sargent of Franklin IN; six grandchildren, Joshua List, Olivia Gibbs, Cory, Jon-Michael, Luke, and Jacob Sargent; five great-grandchildren, Samuel and Jocelynn List, Rece Davis, Aiden Gibbs, and Joseph Sargent.

She was preceded in death by her husband and parents.

A visitation for friends and family will be conducted on Tuesday, September 7, 2021 from 5:00pm to 7:00pm at Jessen Funeral Home ~ Whiteland Chapel. A graveside service will be held on Thursday, September 9th at 11:00am at Pleasant Hill Cemetery in Dix, IL.

Arrangements are entrusted to Jessen Funeral Homes & Crematory ~ Whiteland Chapel.






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September 7, 2021

5:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Jessen Funeral Home - Whiteland Chapel
729 N. US HWY 31
Whiteland, IN 46184

Graveside Service
September 9, 2021

11:00 AM
Pleasant Hill Cemetery
Jefferson County
Dix, IL 62830