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Billy Jack LashleePassing: January 5, 2022


To be Announced

Celebration of Life


To be Announced


No Burial

MITCHELL – Billy Jack Lashlee, 68, passed away Wednesday, January 5, 2022, at his residence.

Born October 10, 1953, in Malvern, Arkansas, he was the son of Billie Benson “Red” and Virginia Lee (Burton) Lashlee.  He married Kimberly Louise (Hart) Smoot October 15, 2013.

Jack retired from Naval Weapons Support Center — Crane.  He graduated from Mitchell High School in 1971 and was a U.S. Army veteran and member of the Indiana National Guard.    Jack was a member and past commander of the American Legion Post No. 250 and a past director of the Legion Riders.  He was a former member of Masonic Lodge No. 228 F.&A.M. and La-Or-Ma Shrine Club.

Jack loved his family, dogs, and riding his motorcycle.  He was an avid reader and enjoyed golf and rodeos.  Jack was well known for his red beans and rice.

Surviving:            wife, Kimberly Lashlee of Mitchell

                      children,  Kristina Marie (Rusty) Sears of Mitchell

                                      Kyle Benson (Jody) Lashlee of Franklin

               step children, Scott (Mindy) Smoot of Mitchell

                                     Stephanie Jones of Scottsburg

             grandchildren, Jackie Sears, Alexandra (Shannon) Jones, Chase Sears, Tevin

                                     Lashlee, Dayson Lashlee, Preston Lashlee, Owen Smoot, Willy

                                     Smoot and Gunner McNabb

                       brother, Bob Burton Lashlee of Kokomo

His parents and infant sister, Della Sue Lashlee, preceded him in death.

Cremation was chosen with a celebration of life at a later date.

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11 Guest Comments

  1. Guest: James staggs | Bedford
    Date: January 11, 2022
    Sorry to hear this .my condolence to his family.i was in the gaurds with him back in the 80's we drove the duce and halfs togeither when we went to summer camp.ill sure miss him but have memories of him always .rip my friend
  2. Guest: Melanie F Roberts | Mitchell
    Date: January 9, 2022
    Billy Jack was a funny, big hearted man! He loved his family & when I worked with him bragged on them a lot. RIP Billy Jack
    Date: January 9, 2022
    kim so sorry for the loss hang in there
  4. Guest: Frank LOPEZ | Oxnard, CA
    Date: January 9, 2022
    From the shooters here at Pt. Huneme and Pt. Mugu, Thanks. Say Hello to Capt.Nakagawa for us. Please let us know if they will "zoom" the memorial or have video.
  5. Guest: Kris Vanhentenryck | Williams Indiana
    Date: January 8, 2022
    Jack was a great friend. We lost contact with each other witch makes me sad. I will definitely miss the bike rides and fun nights at the legion with him and Kim. Love and prayers to your family.
  6. Guest: Bobbetta Robertson | Mitchell
    Date: January 8, 2022
  7. Guest: Tony & Diane Nugent | Mitchell
    Date: January 7, 2022
    We are going to miss Jack alot, his never ending jokes. That was part of him He did alot of good things at the legion. Thank You Jack for Your Time in the Service. Until We Meet Again. Rest in Peace.
  8. Guest: Krisana Martin | Mitchell, Indiana
    Date: January 7, 2022
    Kristina & Kyle, I am deeply sorry for your loss. Your dad was a good man. He will be missed by many.
  9. Guest: Timothy Williams | Kingman, AZ
    Date: January 7, 2022
    New Jack well, so sorry about his passing.
  10. Guest: Elaine Korki Tincher Lagenour | Bedford ind
    Date: January 7, 2022
    Wow.. RIP JACKIE.. you were my brothers Dave n bop s best bud n you became one 🕜 f the BAKER STREET MOFIA kids.was a good time growing up in preteen n teen years n later in life. You WILL b Missed
  11. Guest: Russell Byers | Malvern, arkansas
    Date: January 7, 2022
    He will be missed