John G. Deiwert, 80, of Dugger, passed away at 8:50 a.m. Jan. 2, 2004, at Miller's Merry Manor in Dugger
Born in Shelbyville on May 20, 1923, he was the son of Harry and Blanche Deiwert. He was an announcer for WSRK in Shelbyville.
Survivors include his wife, Eileen Kelley Deiwert of Linton; five sons, Kevin Deiwert of South Carolina, Jay Deiwert of Mauldin, S.C., Danny Martin of Muncie, Ronald Martin of Princeton and Marvin Martin of Carlisle; five daughters, Cheryl Harrington of New Hampshire, Beverly Waldrop and Jane Brown of Greer, S.C., Sue Sexton of Wilford, S.C. and Linda Swan of Dugger; and several grandchildren and several great-grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by a son, Kim Deiwert and one daughter, Kathy Elmore.
Graveside service was at 1 p.m. today at Miller's Cemetery near Shelbyville with the Rev. John Booker officiating.