REBECCA “BECKY” L. WARFORD, 81, of New Haven, passed into the arms of Jesus Sunday, Sept. 2, 2012 with her family by her side. Born in Huntington, she was the daughter of the late George and Olive (Harris) Robison. She was an active member of Faith Baptist Church, Fort Wayne. She is survived by Carl, her loving husband of 63 years; son, Richard (Barb) Warford of Woodburn; daughters, Carla (Daniel) Evans of Decatur, and Vickie (Craig) Pettyjohn of New Haven; sister, Birdie Swain of Columbia City, 10 grandchildren and 14 great-grandchildren. She was also preceded in death by a brother, George Robison. Funeral service is 2 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 6, 2012 at Faith Baptist Church, 6600 Trier Rd., Fort Wayne with calling one hour prior. Pastor Steve Roper officiating. Calling is also 2 to 4 and 6 to 8 p.m. Wednesday, Sept. 5, 2012 at E. Harper & Son Funeral Home, 740 St. Rd. 930 E., New Haven. Burial is in Concordia Cemetery Gardens. Preferred memorials are to Faith Baptist Church or Heartland Hospice. To share online condolences please visit

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