Shelly L. Bills, 52 of Columbia City, died at 6:10 a.m. Thursday, Jan. 31, 2013, at Covington Manor Nursing Home, Fort Wayne. She was on born Nov. 5, 1960, in Columbia City to Larry Robert and Carolyn Alice (Miller) Bills.
She spent her lifetime in the Whitley County area graduating from the Columbia City High School. She was formerly employed at Goss Grocery Store and Hilltop Tavern, Big Lake.
She is survived by her son, Clayton Adam (Wendy Lude) Bills of South Whitley; sisters and brother, Teresa R. Smith of South Whitley, Carla S. (Mike) McIntosh of Whitestown, Todd R. Bills of Columbia City and Tiffany (Joseph) Kinch of Claypool. She is preceded in death by her parents and one daughter, Kelly Jo Bills.
Visitation will be held from noon to 4 p.m. Sunday at DeMoney-Grimes Countryside Park Funeral Home, 600 Countryside Dr., Columbia City. Funeral service will immediately follow at 4 p.m. at the funeral home. The burial will be at Blue River Community Cemetery. Memorials bequests may be given in memory of Shelly to her final expense account in care of DeMoney-Grimes. Envelopes will be available at the funeral home.
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