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Pamela Jo MeadowsPassing: September 12, 2022


Chastain Funeral Home

Funeral Service

Friday, September 16th @ 10:30am


Chastain Funeral Home

Thursday, September 15th @ 3:00pm-7:00pm

Friday, September 16th @ 9:30am-10:30am


Mitchell Cemetery

Friday, September 16th

MITCHELL– Pamela Jo Meadows, 70, passed away Monday, September 12, 2022 at IU Health Bloomington Hospital.

Born October 30, 1951, in Lawrence County, she was the daughter of Jim and Jenny (Edwards) Leonard.  Pam married Phillip Meadows on May 12, 1984.

Pam retired from NSWC Crane after 38 years. She was a member of the Shriner Hillbillies Outhouse No. 9. Pam loved going to her condo in Florida and enjoyed traveling to different casinos, car shows, and cruises. She made friends everywhere she went.

Survivors include her husband, Phillip Meadows of Mitchell; children, James P. (Emilee) Meadows of Bedford and Gena R. Maddox of Wyoming; grandchildren, Camden, Haley, and Lindsey; and brother, Larry (Francie) Leonard of Mitchell.

Her parents and daughter, Brittany D. Meadows, preceded her in death.

Funeral service will be at 10:30 a.m. Friday, September 16, in the Memorial Chapel of Chastain Funeral Home & Cremation Center with Pastor Kevin Andry officiating.  Burial will be at Mitchell Cemetery.

The family will receive friends from 3:00 – 7:00 p.m. Thursday, September 15 and from 9:30 a.m. until the time of service Friday at the funeral home.

Memorial Gifts: Shriners Children’s Hospital

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23 Guest Comments

  1. Guest: Stephen Connell | Canton
    Date: September 17, 2022
    Loved Pam, one of my best friends in High School and a great pal later in life. Always loved talking to her and she was so much fun at our 50th reunion. Will miss her. Prayers to Larry and Phil, thinking of you guys.
  2. Guest: Becky & Phil Bailey | Bedford, Indiana
    Date: September 15, 2022
    Phil, We are so very sorry to hear about Pam's passing. We will not be able to attend visitation but you are in our thoughts. Becky & Phil
  3. Guest: Reny R. Burgi | Greenwood, Indiana
    Date: September 15, 2022
    Larry and family. Linda and I are so sorry for your loss. Our thoughts and prayers are with you all
  4. Guest: Deb Worley DeLong | Amelia Island, FL
    Date: September 15, 2022
    Heart-broken to learn of Pam's passing. She was my best friend during our school years and beyond. We shared lots of laughter, fun, and good times. She was a good and loyal lady. Prayers to Phil, Larry, and families. To Pam - Rest in Peace my friend. I will look heavenly and know that the brightest twinkling star is you!
  5. Guest: Rosie crulo | Avoca, ind
    Date: September 14, 2022
    So sorry to hear of her passing. I went to school with her for 3 years.
  6. Guest: Donald R Mann | Indianapolis
    Date: September 14, 2022
    Shocked and saddened by the news of Pam's passing. She was always and close friend and easy person to talk with. I always enjoyed seeing her at the Festival and at class reunions. She will be missed. Don Mann Class of 69.
  7. Guest: Vickie Lee | Mitchell iN
    Date: September 14, 2022
    I knew Pam and Larry as young people from school and church. We met again a few years ago at Jenny’s birthday celebration. She was so full of life and I loved seeing her posts on Facebook. This is a special family. She will be remembered fondly. So sorry for your loss.
  8. Guest: Herman & LaVona Donica and Family | Tavares, Fl
    Date: September 14, 2022
    Pam you were such a fun, loving, and sweet person. So shocked at your passing, we just chatted last month. Good Bless Phil and your family. You always were a special cousin to me.
  9. Guest: Sherry Hixon | Bloomfield, IN
    Date: September 13, 2022
    I have known Pam for many years and used to work with Phil. Pam will be deeply missed. Phil- Thinking of you.
  10. Guest: Milt and Kim Roberts | Mitchell, IN
    Date: September 13, 2022
    Phil, we are truly saddened by your loss of Pam. Our heartfelt prayers are with you and the family for the days ahead. Kim and Milt
  11. Guest: Mary Dumond | Williams, IN 47470
    Date: September 13, 2022
    I am so sorry to hear that Pam has passed away. Worked with both Pam & Phil @ Crane.
  12. Guest: Susie and Wayne Pope | Piqua, Ohio
    Date: September 13, 2022
    Phil, we are so sorry to here about Pam’s death. She and I just texted each other last month and we were excited to see each other in October at Tropic Sun Towers. Sure wish we could be there for you but please know we are praying for you.
  13. Guest: Vicki Burger | Bradenton FL
    Date: September 13, 2022
    Pam was always so much fun. She worked hard & played hard yoo. Condolences to her family.
  14. Guest: Suzi Connell Wilson | Bedford Indiana
    Date: September 13, 2022
    She was my good friend. She will be missed. The memories I have of Pam all include laughter and shared confidences. She was exemplary.
  15. Guest: Suzie (Batchelor) Leatherman | Mitchell, IN
    Date: September 13, 2022
    So sorry for your loss.
  16. Guest: Myra (Sloan) Kemp | Dunnellon, FL
    Date: September 13, 2022
    So sorry!
  17. Guest: Sally Hess | Orangeville, PA
    Date: September 13, 2022
    Phil, Randy and I are so sorry for your loss. Pam was a treasure! We so looked forward to our Florida time with you both. Tropic Sun vacations will never be the same! Prayers to you and your family, Sally and Randy
  18. Guest: robert rhoda | Bedford
    Date: September 13, 2022
    so sorry for your loss
  19. Guest: Tommy and Deborah Woodward | Smarr, Georgia
    Date: September 12, 2022
    Phil, Our hearts are broken for you. We were so very much hoping to celebrate another birthday week at TST with y'all this year. Please feel our prayers.
  20. Guest: Steve Robertson | Milton, Florida
    Date: September 12, 2022
    I’m so sorry for your loss. Prayers for you and your family .
  21. Guest: Charlie cox | New Albany
    Date: September 12, 2022
    A special person
  22. Guest: Larry and Beverly Burris | Indiana
    Date: September 12, 2022
    Phil, our thoughts and prayers are with you. Hold tight to your memories as they are gifts from God. Pam was such a sweet and funny lady. ❤
  23. Guest: Stephanie J. Fender | Spencer, IN
    Date: September 12, 2022
    So, so sorry to read this... You have my sympathies.