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Josephine "Josie" F. Cranfill

July 15, 2003 ~ October 2, 2019 (age 16)


Josephine "Josie" F. Cranfill, 16 of Brownsburg, passed away unexpectedly on October 2, 2019.

Josie, a beautiful and beloved girl growing into a young lady was born July 15, 2003 in Indianapolis Indiana, and was a sophomore at Brownsburg High School. In addition to being a remarkable and talented artist she was passionate about many things, but especially loved animals, trees, music and candy.

Josie is survived by her loving parents Amy (husband Mike) Smith and Matthew (wife Diane) of Brownsburg, Indiana; maternal grandparents, Darrell (wife Vickie) Cope and Helen Spidel; paternal grandparents, Linda and Gordon Cranfill; sisters, Maddie Cranfill and Lexi (husband Justin) Jensen; and countless friends and extended family members.

Friends and family will gather together from 4pm until 7pm, Tuesday, October 8, 2019 in the Parkside Bible Church, 7950 N. Co. Rd. 650 E. Brownsburg, IN.

Funeral Services will be held at 11am, Wednesday, October 9, 2019 also in the church. The burial will be private, following the funeral service.

In lieu of flowers memorial gifts are encouraged to the Hendricks County Humane Society or the Montgomery County Animal Welfare League.

Arrangements are entrusted to the care of Funeral Director, Eric MD Bell, of Pittsboro, Indiana.  All are encouraged to share thoughts and memories with Josie’s family by visiting her memorial page at the funeral home’s website:

To send flowers to Josephine "Josie" F. Cranfill's family, please visit our floral section.


October 8, 2019

4:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Parkside Bible Church
7950 N County Rd 650 E
Brownsburg, IN 46112

Funeral Service
October 9, 2019

11:00 AM
Parkside Bible Church
7950 N County Rd 650 E
Brownsburg, IN 46112


Hendricks County Humane Society

Animal Welfare Leauge of Montgomery County

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