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Jack D. LeathermanPassing: April 4, 2023


Lawrenceport Cemetery

Graveside Service

Wednesday, April 12th @ 1:30pm


Chastain Funeral Home

Wednesday, April 12th @ 11:00am-1:00pm


Lawrenceport Cemetery

Wednesday, April 12th

MITCHELL – Jack D. Leatherman, 73, passed away Tuesday, April 4, 2023, at Indiana University Health Bloomington Hospital.

Born April 5, 1949, in Lawrence County, he was the son of Carl and Lucille (Hopkins) Leatherman.  He married Sandra Jane Russell in 2001 and she survives.

Jack worked as an orchard caretaker for Applacres for many years.  He enjoyed fishing and being with his horses.  Jack loved animals; especially his dog, Mickey.

Surviving are his wife, Sandra Jane Leatherman of Mitchell; children, Jackie Leatherman of Mitchell; siblings, Jerry Leatherman of Tunnelton, Tony Leatherman of Mitchell, Jerold Leatherman of Mitchell, Donald Leatherman of Williams, Danny Leatherman of Tunnelton, Terry Leatherman of Tunnelton, Vickie Pridemore of Mitchell, and Sheila Garrison of Mitchell; and several grandchildren.

His parents; son, Mikey Leatherman; and siblings, Henry Leatherman, Carolyn Terrell, Wanda Holt, Judy Jones, Joyce Babcock, James Leatherman, Herald Leatherman, and Lois Readon, preceded him in death.

Graveside service will be at 1:30 p.m., Wednesday, April 12, at Lawrenceport Cemetery with Reverend Robert Martindale officiating.  Burial to follow.

The family will receive friends from 11:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m. Wednesday in the Memorial Chapel of Chastain Funeral Home & Cremation Center.

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8 Guest Comments

  1. Guest: Scott Strange | Mitchell
    Date: April 12, 2023
    He was a great friend and we are going to miss you My friend r.i.p. jack 🙏
  2. Guest: Cathy (Johnson) WILCOXEN | Springfield, MO
    Date: April 8, 2023
    Sandy, I am sorry for your losses and the road it has taken you on. Your family will stand beside you. Need to talk call me. Come see me when you can. I love you, my cuz!
  3. Guest: Mike and Suzie Leatherman | Mitchell, IN
    Date: April 6, 2023
    Sandy and all the family, we are so sorry to hear of Jack’s passing. May God provide all of you with strength, peace and comfort during this difficult time. Our thoughts prayers are with you.
  4. Guest: Rachel Warren | Mitchell, IN
    Date: April 5, 2023
    Sandy, I’m so sorry for your loss! Praying for you and your family. 💜
  5. Guest: Sandy Sherfick | Shoals, IN
    Date: April 5, 2023
    So sorry for family's loss. Prayers for all.
  6. Guest: Becky | Springfield Mo
    Date: April 5, 2023
    Sandy, Jackie and family so sorry to hear that Jack passed . My thoughts are with each and everyone of you all. Love ❤ ya Becky
  7. Guest: Peggy Wright | Eastman, Ga.
    Date: April 5, 2023
    Sending prayers to Sandy & family, Jackie so sorry.
  8. Guest: Danny | Mitchell
    Date: April 5, 2023
    Uncle jack my family and yours had a lot of fun and memories over the years will all miss you so much it’s sad your gone but no more pain love you uncle jack