Donna Jean "DJ" Marsters, 48, of New Albany, passed away Saturday, Feb. 4, 2017 at Baptist Health Floyd Hospital in New Albany. She was born in Greensburg on Nov. 26, 1968, the daughter of Robert E. and Bertha I. (Stuart) Black.
She was born and raised in Greensburg and had lived most of her life in Decatur County. She was a former resident of Radcliff, Kentucky, and had been a resident of New Albany for the past three years.
She graduated from American School and was a past employee of South Decatur Elementary School for 5 years.
She attended Westport Wesleyan Church and Greensburg Wesleyan Church and was a member of Trinity United Methodist Church in New Albany.
DJ enjoyed crafts, photography, essential oils, making coffee mugs and t-shirts for people, cooking, and baking.
She married David Scott Marsters on Sept. 3, 2015, at Walt Disney World in Orlando, Florida, and he survives.
Other survivors include her parents, Robert E. and Bertha (Stuart) Black of Greensburg; daughters, Heather Nicole (Gayle) Coombs of Greensburg, Jessica Chyan Neukam of North Vernon and Sarah Elizabeth Reese of New Albany; son, Michael Howard Fletcher II of Greensburg; sister, Carol Sue (Cliff) Nobbe of Greensburg; brothers, Kenny Dale Black of Greensburg and Donald Eugene (Diane) Black of Greensburg; eight grandchildren and several nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by her second husband, Christopher Wayne Reese.
Visitation for family and friends will be from 5 to 8 p.m. on Wednesday, Feb. 8 at Bass & Gasper Funeral Home in Westport. Funeral services begin at 11 a.m. on Thursday, Feb. 9 at the funeral home with Pastor Doug Preston officiating. Burial will follow at Westport Cemetery.
Memorial contributions may be made through the funeral home to the American Cancer Society. Online condolences can be made to the family at www.bassgasper.com.
Published on February 6, 2017