News and Tribune

March 10, 2013

Joni L. Stocksdale-Dent, 49; of Jeffersonville

— A memorial service for Joni L. Stocksdale-Dent, 49, of Jeffersonville, will be from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Wednesday, March 13, at Legacy Funeral Center in Jeffersonville, with burial in Walnut Ridge Cemetery. She died Thursday, March 7, 2013, at Clark Memorial Hospital.

She was a member of Charity Community Church in Clarksville.

Survivors include two daughters, Jami Dent, of Jeffersonville, and Danyel Watson, of Elizabethtown, Ky.; her lifelong companion of 36 years, Tony Watterson, of Jeffersonville; four sisters, Yvonne Surber, Traci Porter and her husband, James, Jackie Smith and her husband, Robert, all of Jeffersonville, and Brenda Lamkin, of Flemingsburg, Ky.; two nieces, Amanda Quinn and Crystal Kantlehner; three nephews, Mike Stilwell, Ted Nally Jr. and David King; her aunt and uncle, Charles “Buddy” and Sharon Apple; five great nephews, three great nieces and two grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by her mother, Sharon Stocksdale, of Jeffersonville; her father, Robert Stocksdale, of New Albany; and a sister, Melissa Lamkin, of Jeffersonville.

Expressions of sympathy may take the form of contributions in care of the family. Envelopes will be available at the funeral home.

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