Michael Lee Inman, 65, of Linton, passed away at 11:15 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 23, 2004 at his residence in Linton.
Born May 9, 1939 in Switz City, he was the son of Glen and Mary (Frye) Inman. He married Thelma F. (Ashcraft) Inman on Dec. 6, 1970.
He worked for eight and a half years as an Indiana State Police Trooper and retired in 1994 from the Minnehaha Amax Coal Co. He was a member of the Fellowship Baptist Church in Linton and a member of the United Mine Workers Local District 12 of Linton and the Switz City Masonic Lodge. He was a United States Air Force veteran.
Survivors include: his wife Thelma F. (Ashcraft) Inman of Linton; two sons, Gregory Inman of Scottsburg and Jeffrey Inman of Alamogordo, N.M.; two stepsons, Eddy Robertson of Linton and Rodney Robertson of Richmond; two stepdaughters, Connie Fulford of Linton and Alice Chapeliere of Lone Pine, Calif.; two brothers, Steve Robertson of Gloucester, N.C. and Danny Robertson of Shelbyville; two sisters, Imogene Edens and Carolyn Johnson, both of Indianapolis; nine grandchildren, James T. Robertson, Lacey Howell, Levi Robertson, Bobby Jo Kanen, Jim Bob Fulford, Allan Fulford, Shane Robertson, and Ashley and Chelsea Chapeliere; and four great-grandchildren, Dalton, Devin, Taylor and Dane.
He was preceded in death by his parents.
Funeral service will be at 1 p.m. on Monday at Welch & Cornett Funeral Home Linton Chapel with the Rev. Warren Allen officiating. Burial will follow at Switz City Cemetery. Military graveside rites will be conducted by American Legion Post 22 of Linton.
Friends may call from 4-8 p.m. on Sunday, and after 9 a.m. on Monday at the funeral home. The Switz City Masonic Lodge will conduct memorial services at 7 p.m. on Sunday.