Jennifer Sue Inman, 59, of Zanesville, died at 7:01 A.M. Monday, October 29, 2012 at Genesis Good Samaritan emergency room. She gave the gift of life as an organ donor. She was born May 27, 1953 in Zanesville, a daughter of B. Marilyn Porter Inman of Zanesville and the late Bruce Inman. She graduated from Zanesville High School in 1972 and graduated from Ohio University with a Bachelors Degree in Art Education. Jennifer was an art teacher in Crooksville Schools for 31 years, a member of Faith United Methodist Church, New Hope Circle, Delta Kapa Gamma, Perry County Retired Teachers, and Philo-Duncan Falls Homemakers. She enjoyed painting, crafts, traveling, eating out, making desserts, taking walks, shopping, mowing grass on her riding mover, and being with her family and friends. She has made numerous beautiful things which have been enjoyed by many.
Surviving in addition to her mother, are two brothers, Stephen Inman of Philo and David Inman of Zanesville; three nieces, Erin (Dale) Fuller, Erica (Kevin Bishop) Inman, and Desera (Kelly) Bryan, all of Zanesville; three nephews, Stephen (Gina Caldwell) Inman of Zanesville, John (Andrea) Inman of Roseville, and James Porter of Ft. Bragg, NC; great nieces and nephews Sabastian, Ethan, Molly, Aaliyah, Stephen, Gwendolyn, Chase, and Landon; aunts and uncles Annabelle (Odean) Baker and Jack Ritchason of Bakersfield, CA, Charlotte Pittman of Clay City, KY, Linda Brown of Bradenton, FL, and Shirley Furst of Gallipolis, OH; many cousins and friends including Susan (Ray) Dunlap and God children Andrew (Heather), Amanda, and Megan Dunlap; and her pets, Fuzzy, Shadow, and Annie.
In addition to her father, she was preceded in death by a brother, Daniel Inman; and aunts and uncles Elnora (Fred) Rognon, Verlyn Ritchason, and Robert Brown.
Friends and family may call from 2:00-4:00 & 6:00-8:00 P.M. Thursday, November 1, 2012, at Bolin-Dierkes Funeral Home, 1271 Blue Avenue, Zanesville where funeral services will be held at 11:00 A.M. Friday, November 2, 2012, with Pastor Nancy Amos officiating. She will be laid to rest at Zanesville Memorial Park Cemetery, Zanesville.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Faith United Methodist Church: 1616 Blue Avenue, Zanesville, Ohio 43701.
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