Mrs. Sonja C. Grubbs Kemp age 77 of Salem passed away peacefully on Thursday, July 5 at Meadowview Health Care in Salem.
Mrs. Kemp was born July 31, 1940 in Bedford, Indiana the daughter of Richard and Betty West Grubbs. She was a homemaker and enjoyed playing Bingo.
Sonja was preceded in death by her husband: Donald “Squirrelly” L. Kemp, on September 24, 2004, they were married October 5, 1968. She was also preceded by two brothers: Lyle West and Enoch Grubbs, three sisters: Marie Dutchanoy, Ramona Brown, and Louise Lee, a grandson: Jason Grubbs, two great-grandchildren: Ryan and Dawson Atchison, and her parents.
She is survived by two sons: Ray Gearlds (Sharon) of Elizabeth, Indiana and Eddy Grubbs (Sheila) of Orleans, two daughters: Lisa Rogers Guthrie of Salem and Crystal Lee (Robbie) of Salem, and several grandchildren, great-grandchildren, and nieces and nephews.
Funeral services will be held Wednesday at 11:00AM at Weathers Funeral Home. Burial will follow in Beech Grove Cemetery, Bedford. Visitation will be Wednesday from 9AM-time of service.