Born to Mr Gnanayutham-Mrs Paramayee of Idachivillai. Worked as Tamil Pandit from the Rani Annadurai Municipal Girl's High School, Pettai, Tirunelveli, Tamil Nadu, India. Survived by her husband Mr Joseph Azariah G, daughters Mrs Prema Inbadoss & Mrs Nalini Devasigamony, Son Dr Ravikumar Stephen J, Granddaughters Mrs Ojala Thilak, Mrs Elaine Brighton, Mrs Monica Goldstein & Ms Josely Sharan and Grandson Mr Joshua J L Gnanayutham in addition to three Great grandsons & two Great granddaughters. Died due to Cardiac Arrest at Deepam Hospital, Tambaram, Madras. Funeral Service was conducted at C.S.I St Matthew's Church, East Tambaram and laid to rest at Tambaram C.S.I. Cemetery.
Buried on December 19, 2009 and the Memorial Service was conducted on December 20, 2009.