Gerald W. Stone Sr., 71, of Vicksburg, passed away at 11:32 a.m. Wednesday May 6, 2009 at his residence.
He was born in Gary on January 19, 1938 the son of Gerald E. Stone and Pauline Neal Stone.
He was a member of the Summerville Church of Christ, and retired from General Electric after 35 years. He also was the owner and operator of S&S Cabinet Shop in Vicksburg.
He is preceded in death by his parents, his twin sister, Geraldine Stone, and two great grandchildren.
Survivors include his wife, Rosemary Snider Stone, whom he married on July 3, 1959; one son Rocky Stone (Lea) of Jasonville, two daughters, Cindy Buskirk (Kenny) of Sullivan, and Ange Felker (Kevin) of Midland, three brothers, Glen Stone of Vicksburg, Floyd Stone of Jasonville, and Paul Stone of Vicksburg, one sister, Kiva Jacob of Vicksburg, 15 grandchildren and six great grandchildren.
Funeral service will be at 2 p.m. Saturday May 9 at Newkirk's Funeral Home in Dugger with Bro. Alan Borders officiating.
Burial in the Antioch Cemetery.
Friends may call from 10 a.m. until service time Saturday.