He retired from Greene County as a road worker & was a member of the Olive Branch Baptist Church in Linton.
Survivors include a sister, Nila (Kenneth) Jeffers, of Sullivan; a niece, Rita Tryon of Terre Haute; and two great-nephews, Jeremy (Laura) and Jason (Gloria) Saleman of Terre Haute.
He was preceded by his parents.
A funeral service will be conducted at Olive Branch Baptist Church in Linton at 11:00 A.M. Tues., December 4, 2012, Rev. Dan Kemp officiating. Burial will follow at Olive Branch Cemetery.
Visitation will be held at Welch & Cornett Funeral Home in Linton on Monday from 4:00 to 8:00 P.M., and Tues. at the church from 10:00 A.M. until the time of service.
Memorial contributions can be made to the Olive Branch Church through the funeral home.
Condolences can be made at www.welchcornett.com.