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March 14, 2013

Susan Alys Backherms

51; of Sellersburg

Susan Alys Backherms, 51, of Sellersburg, died Saturday, March 9, 2013, in Sellersburg.

 She was a native of Louisville.

Survivors include two daughters, Stephanie Backherms, of Fort Pierce, Fla., and Jessica Backerms, of Jeffersonville; two sisters, Donna Spence and her husband, Derek, of Jeffersonville, and Theresa Coble, of Kentucky; and two brothers, Donald Backherms Jr., of Borden, and Denis Backherms, of New Albany.

She was preceded in death by her mother, Mary Alice Danner Backherms.

Cremation was chosen with a private memorial service to be held at a later date.

Chapman Funeral Home is in charge of arrangements. Online condolences at


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