Cynthia “Cindy” Handy, age 63 of Connersville, passed away on Monday July 4, 2022.  Born on March 3, 1959, in Connersville, she is the daughter of the late Lester, Jr. and Mary Neeley Poe.

She was united in marriage with Tom Handy on January 26, 2009.  They were able to spend 13 years together before her passing.

Cindy had worked as a nursing aide at Lincoln Centers and with home health as well as working in the deli at Lo Bill’s grocery store.

In her leisure time she enjoyed being outdoors, fishing, camping, and riding horses.  Above all she loved spending time with her family and grandchildren.

She will be thought of often by her husband, Tom; sons Herbert “Jerry” Horn, Dempsey “DJ” (Angie) Asbury and Michael Ray Smith; five grandchildren, Darien, Destinee, Dawson, Layla and Addy; and two great grandchildren with two on the way.  She has also left behind to cherish her love and memories, two brothers, Lester (Mary) Poe and Charles (Shawnell) Poe; six sisters, Lora (Jerry) Hines, Mary (Gary Stacy) Baker, Gloria (John) Meadows, Leslie (Jay) Rowe, Deb (James) Royce and Angela Mae Poe and her significant other Cindy; several nieces and nephews; and her beloved fur babies.

Besides her parents, she is preceded by a brother, Carl Poe; grandson, Logan; a sister, Lola Bargo; sister-in-law, Michelle Poe and brothers-in-law James Isaacs and Steve Baker.

Friends and family may gather at Urban Winkler Funeral Home, 513 W 8th Street, on Saturday July 9, 2022, from 11:00 am to 1:00 pm.  Funeral services will be conducted by her brother-in-law, Jay Rowe at 1:00 pm.  Cremation will follow per Cindy’s wishes.

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