Mary Jane (Williams) Carrico, age 79, of Loogootee, Indiana, peacefully passed away on Friday, February 19, 2021, at her daughter’s home.

She was born July 28, 1941, in Loogootee, to the late Vincent James and Dorothy Anne (Ry-an) Williams.

Jane graduated from St. John Catholic School in 1959 and married SFC James Lyman Carrico, Jr., U.S. Army retired, on February 14, 1961.

She worked for the civil service department at DRMO, in Crane, Indiana, over 22 years before retiring. She was a woman of strong faith. She attended St. John Catholic Church, in Loogootee, where she was a former member of the Knights of Columbus Auxiliary, parish council and building committee, lector and eucharistic minister. She enjoyed reading and embroidery.

Survivors include two daughters, Jacqueline Ice and husband Kent, of Anderson; and Melissa “Lisa” Titzer and husband Todd, of Newburgh; grandchildren, Randy Steiner and wife April, Nicole Titzer, James Titzer and Jeffrey Ice; great-grandchildren, Elaina, Jordyn, Jacob, Avery, Jack and William; siblings, Ruth A. Fegan and husband Roland, brother Thomas J. Williams and wife Carla, sister Sheila S. Smelser and husband Bill, sister Barbara J. Lorey and husband Les, sister Melissa M. Williams and Gayle, brother John A. Williams and wife Dana, and sister-in-law Donna Williams.

She was preceded in death by her husband, James L. “Turk” Carrico, Jr.; and her brother, Vicent “Jim” Williams, Jr.

A Mass of Christian Burial will be held on Saturday, February 27th, at 11:00 a.m. at St. John Catholic Church, 408 Church Street, Loogootee, with Reverend J. Kenneth Walker presiding.

Burial will follow at St. John’s Cemetery.

Visitation will be held at 9:00 a.m. at the church.

In accordance with the Indiana COVID-19 precautions, all attending are required to wear a mask and follow proper social distancing protocol. If you are not feeling well, or if you have compromised immune system, you are encouraged to stay home.

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Arrangements are in the care of the Titzer Family Funeral Homes.

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