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Leonard Ray BexPassing: May 8, 2020

Service:

Port William Cemetery

Graveside Service

Tuesday, May 12th

Visitation:

No Visitation

Cemetery:

Port William Cemetery

Tuesday, May 12th

MITCHELL – Leonard Ray Bex, 98, passed away Friday, May 8, 2020, at Mitchell Manor.

Born May 10, 1921, in Lawrence County, he was the son of Isom and Della (Ray) Bex.  He married Alta Jeraldine “Jerry” Miller July 29, 1943, and she preceded him in death October 7, 2009.

Leonard retired from Carpenter Body Works and was a farmer.  He was a member of the Fairview Church of Christ.

Surviving:
sons,
Wesley C. (Jackie) Bex of Spencer
Randy D. Bex of Mitchell
grandchildren,
Wesley C. Bex, Jr. of Spencer
Wende L. Bex of Jacksonville, Florida
great granddaughter,
Samantha L. Lunz of Knob Lick, Kentucky
great great grandsons,
Mathew C. Lunz, David R. Lunz, and Lucas D. Lunz

His parents; wife; and siblings, Nellie Johnson, Mahala Edwards, Bessie Callahan, Roseann Wininger, Flossie Williams, Asa Bex, Archie Bex, Chester Bex, Elmer Bex, Ira Bex, and Helen Bex, preceded him in death

Graveside service will be Tuesday, May 12, at Port William Cemetery with Brother Richard Holt officiating.

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20 Guest Comments

  1. Guest: Shannon Vincent | http://Bloomington Indiana
    Date: May 16, 2020
    Sorry for your loss. Family and friends are in my thoughts and prayers. 🙏🏻🙏🏻
  2. Guest: Sheila Anderson Nellie granddaughter | http://Bedford Indiana
    Date: May 12, 2020
    He was a great person .We all loved him and all his family I’m so sorry Randy
  3. Guest: Dennis & Betty Bingham | http://Bedford, In
    Date: May 12, 2020
    Randy. Sorry for the loss of your father. Our thoughts and prayers are with you and your family at this time.
  4. Guest: Bobby and Cindy Keithley | http://MITCHELL
    Date: May 11, 2020
    So sorry to hear of your Dad's passing, Randy. I know you took good care of him. Sorry to see he was at Mitchell Manor. I know you probably weren't able to visit him in the past month because of the virus. I'm sure it was painful not to be able to visit him.
  5. Guest: Terry Clouse | http://Mitchell Indiana 47446
    Date: May 11, 2020
    Randy, we were so sad to read about the passing of your Dad. We always looked forward to seeing and talking to him at the Manor. You and your family are in our thoughts and prayers. Terry and Karan Clouse
  6. Guest: Debbie (Fortner) Clock | http://Mitchell
    Date: May 11, 2020
    Randy, I am so very sorry to hear of the passing of your father. I am thinking of you and praying for you and your family. Debbie
  7. Guest: Connie Stoll | http://Loogootee
    Date: May 11, 2020
    So sorry for the loss of your dad. Have many good memories there at the nursing home. May you be comforted through this time by God's Holy Spirit.
  8. Guest: Donna Clifton Villarreal | http://Mitchell
    Date: May 11, 2020
    Randy, Sorry for the Loss of Your Dad, Sending Prayers Your Way.
  9. Guest: Donald & Sherry Miller | http://WILLIAMS In
    Date: May 11, 2020
    Randy thoughts and prayers are with you and your family. We are so sorry for your loss.
  10. Guest: James/Sharon Nash | http://Mitchell, Indiana
    Date: May 10, 2020
    So sorry to hear of your Dad's passing. Our thoughts and prayers for your family. Jim and Sharon Nash
  11. Guest: Kent miller | http://Springville, Indiana
    Date: May 10, 2020
    Randy , Sorry to hear about your Dads passing.
  12. Guest: Don and Tina Bex | http://Bedford Indiana
    Date: May 10, 2020
    Randy, praying for your family as you go through this transition. Praying for peace for you in the knowledge that your dad is now in the glory of God. What a precious gift for a life well lived. We love you Don and Tina
  13. Guest: Robert Bex II | http://Bedford, IN
    Date: May 10, 2020
    Sorry to hear of Leonard’s passing.
  14. Guest: Jack & Muggs Murphy | http://Mitchell, IN
    Date: May 9, 2020
    Randy, Sorry to hear of your Dad’s passing. Condolences to you and family members.
  15. Guest: Pamela Freeman | http://Mitchell
    Date: May 9, 2020
    Randy, I am so sorry for your lost.
  16. Guest: David Watson | http://Mitchell, IN
    Date: May 9, 2020
    Randy, let me extend my Most Sincere Condolences upon the loss our your Dad. It was my distinct honor and my privilege in making a connection with Leonard and visiting with him in recent years. He was a Good and Honorable Man, Indeed! Enjoy your wonderful memories together and let me extend my Prayers for Comfort and Strength during this most difficult time.
  17. Guest: Michael and Erin Edwards | http://Oolitic, IN
    Date: May 9, 2020
    Randy, we are so sorry to hear of your dads passing. You are in our thoughts and prayers. Much love always, Michael and Erin Edwards
  18. Guest: Brian J Rainey | http://Mitchell, IN
    Date: May 9, 2020
    Randy, I am sorry to hear of the passing of your father. You all will be in my prayers. Brian and Cynthia Rainey
  19. Guest: Dennis inman | http://Williams ind
    Date: May 8, 2020
    Prayers at this very difficult time.
  20. Guest: Jerry & Judy Stevens | http://Mitchell, Indiana
    Date: May 8, 2020
    Randy & families - You were surely blessed to have your Dad for so long.. May you enjoy your wonderful memories.. Prayers for you all at this sad time..
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