Lebanon Reporter

Obituaries

April 29, 2013

Robert Personett

Mr. Robert Personett, 93, of Crawfordsville, died Sunday, April 28, 2013, at Lane Nursing Home in Crawfordsville.

Mr. Personett was born Nov. 26, 1919, in Montgomery County, to Frank and Esther (Hutchens) Personett. Both parents are deceased. He graduated from Darlington High School in 1938.

He married Opal J. Anderson on March 13, 1941, in Darlington. She died March 6, 2008.

Mr. Personett was a lifelong farmer, farming all of his life in Franklin Township. He retired in 1985.

His hobbies included woodworking, and he loved to garden.

Mr. Personett was a member of Sugar Plain Friends Church in Thorntown.

Survivors include three sons, Damon (Elaine) Personett and Allen (Dianna) Personett, all of Crawfordsville, and Larry (Teresa) Personett of Lafayette; sister, Martha Conner of Rossville; and six grandchildren and 12 great-grandchildren.

He was preceded in death by one brother and one sister.

Visitation is 4 to 8 p.m. Wednesday, May 1, at Russell & Hitch Funeral Home, 116 W. Plum St., Thorntown. Services will be held at 11 a.m. Thursday, May 2, at the funeral home, with Larry Truitt officiating. Burial will be in Sugar Plain Cemetery in Thorntown.

1
Text Only
Obituaries

Featured items
Click below to browse and order photos


Photos from June 2014

Twitter Updates
Follow us on twitter
AP Video
Raw: 2 Shells Hit Fuel Tank at Gaza Power Plant Raw: Massive Explosions From Airstrikes in Gaza Giant Ketchup Bottle Water Tower Up for Sale Easier Nuclear Construction Promises Fall Short Kerry: Humanitarian Cease-fire Efforts Continue Raw: Corruption Trial Begins for Former Va Gov. The Carbon Trap: US Exports Global Warming UN Security Council Calls for Gaza Cease-fire Traditional African Dishes Teach Healthy Eating 13 Struck by Lightning on Calif. Beach Baseball Hall of Famers Inducted Israel, Hamas Trade Fire Despite Truce in Gaza Italy's Nibali Set to Win First Tour De France Raw: Shipwrecked Concordia Completes Last Voyage Raw: Sea Turtle Hatchlings Emerge From Nest Raw: Massive Dust Storm Covers Phoenix 12-hour Cease-fire in Gaza Fighting Begins Raw: Bolivian Dancers Attempt to Break Record Raw: Israel, Palestine Supporters Rally in US Raw: Air Algerie Flight 5017 Wreckage
Parade
Magazine

Click HERE to read all your Parade favorites including Hollywood Wire, Celebrity interviews and photo galleries, Food recipes and cooking tips, Games and lots more.
Hyperlocal Search
Premier Guide
Find a business

Walking Fingers
Maps, Menus, Store hours, Coupons, and more...
Premier Guide