Sallie Verna Puttman, 93, of Estero, Fla., formerly of Zionsville, and Hot Springs Village, Ark., passed away on July 23, 2011 under the care of Hope Hospice at Joanne’s House in Bonita Springs, Fla.. She was born in Mosheim, Tenn. on March 6, 1918, to Horace R. and Rhohema Kesterson Linebarger. She was married to Charles Rader in 1939 and Joseph Puttman in 1973, both deceased. She retired from Dow Chemical Company in Zionsville.. Sallie is preceded in death by her parents; her son, William C. Rader; sisters Lucille Dyke and Pauline Pack; and brothers Robert, Charles, Ted and Paul Linebarger.. She is survived by daughter Doris Ann and her son-in-law Larry M. Pigg of Estero, Fla.; daughter-in-law Martha Rader of Deering, N.H.; six grandchildren; nine great-grandchildren; three great-great-grandchildren; three step-grandchildren and seven step-great-grandchildren.. Contributions can be made to Hope Hospice, 9470 Health Park Circle, Ft. Myers, FL, 33908.. Visit www.fullerfuneralhome.com for online condolences.
Published on  August 3, 2011