Iris Mae Heddleston, 92

Iris Mae Heddleston

ALLIANCE, Ohio — Iris Mae Heddleston, 92, of Alliance, passed away at 1:20 a.m. Thursday, March 8, 2018, at Alliance Community Hospital.

Born Jan. 20, 1926, in Cleveland, she was a daughter of Maurice Segel and Nellie Mae (Greenlees) Segel-Rumberger.

Mrs. Heddleston was a 1944 graduate of East Liverpool High School, member of the Christ United Methodist Church in Alliance, and worked in the sales and credit services department at Sears. She loved to sew and read.

Survivors include her sister, Leila (Dan) Price of Riverside, Calif.; her children: Susan L. (Richard) Diser of Alliance, George W. (Lora) Heddleston Jr. of Chattanooga, Tenn., Rev. Jon C. (April) Heddleston of Sperryville, Va., Sally L. (Ron) Dennis of Columbus, and Patrick D. (Lori) Heddleston of Alliance; grandchildren: Jennifer (Seth) Sutton, Sarah, George III, Maecie, and Lydia Heddleston, Jonathan (Sarah), Chad (Elizabeth), Bret Heddleston, Joy (Christopher) Ashbaugh, Amanda Morrison and Kristen (Keith) Blevins, and Cory and Abby Heddleston; and great-grandchildren: Jacob, Jordan, Jada, and Jocelyn Sutton, Emilee Edwards, Kaley and Karsen Blevins and Norah, Maeve and Ingrid Heddleston.

She was preceded in death by her parents; husband, George W. Heddleston Sr., whom she married Jan. 14, 1945, and who died Feb. 20, 2009; and an infant brother, James Segel.

Services will be held at 11:30 a.m. Monday, March 12, 2018, at Cassaday-Turkle-Christian Funeral home with Rev. Dr. JoAnn Patterson officiating. Friends may call 9:30-11:30 a.m. prior to the service. Interment will be at Highland Memorial Park.

Memorial Contributions may be made to Christ United Methodist Church, 470 W. Broadway St. Alliance, Ohio 44601 or to Reynolds Memorial Baptist Church P.O. Box 208, Sperryville, Va. 22740.

Arrangements are by Cassaday-Turkle-Christian Funeral Home 75 S. Union Ave., Alliance, Ohio 44601. Friends may register at