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Roy David BuddPassing: August 1, 2012


St. Mary's Catholic Church

Monday,Aug.6,2012, 10:00 am


Chastain Funeral Home

Sunday,Aug.5,2012, 3:00 pm - 6:00 pm


Mitchell Cemetery


MITCHELL Roy David Budd, 78, passed away at 6:57 p.m. Wednesday, August 1, 2012, at Mitchell Manor Living and Rehabilitation Center.

Born August 14, 1933, in Bedford, he was the son of Harry and Echo Forest (Donica) Budd. He married Joan Martin September 28, 1957.

He had been a food broker and retired from Carpenter Body Works. Roy was a member of St. Mary’s Catholic Church and a former member of the Mitchell-Grissom Kiwanis Club.

He was a U. S. Army veteran of the Korean War and a member of American Legion Post No. 250.

Surviving: wife,
Joan Budd, Mitchell
Diane Budd, Mitchell
Donna Budd, Mitchell
David Budd, Twentynine Palms, California
Bobby Budd, Pasadena, Maryland
Johnny Budd, Osgood
4 grandchildren
4 step grandchildren
Mildred Davis, New Castle
Clifford Budd, Batesville
John Budd, Florida
Morris Budd, Greensburg
Marilyn Porter, Jeffersonville

His parents; brother, Delbert Budd; and sister, Linda Budd, preceded him in death.

Funeral Mass will be at 10:00 a.m. Monday, August 6, at St. Mary’s Catholic Church with Father Rick Eldred officiating. Burial will be in Mitchell Cemetery with military honors accorded by American Legion Post No. 250 and Veterans of Foreign Wars Post No. 9107.

Friends may call from 3:00-6:00 p.m. Sunday at Chastain Funeral Home & Cremation Center. Rosary service will be at 5:30 p.m.

Memorial Gifts: St. Mary’s Catholic Church, Alzheimer’s Association, or Hoosier Uplands Hospice.

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14 Guest Comments

  1. Guest: Roy Myers | Richfield, UT
    Date: August 29, 2012
    David, John and Bobby... So sorry for your loss...what a great man and friend....I remember being on traveling baseball without a dollar....and you pops always was there to take care of us....that has always stuck with me and caused me to act that way for others. "if a man has not charity, he is nothing"...and your dad had that and more. Sincerely ...Roy Myers
  2. Guest: Kenny Sanders | Mitchell, IN
    Date: August 24, 2012
    So sorry to hear of your fathers passing. My thoughts and prayers are with David and family . Your Friend Kenny
  3. Guest: Kathy & Paul Stroud | Mitchell, IN
    Date: August 14, 2012
    Sorry for your loss....our thoughts and prayers are with all of the family...God Bless...
  4. Guest: Aaron Quesenberry | Mitchell, IN
    Date: August 7, 2012
    I worked on the summertime help crew at Carpenters in '95 and '96. A few times I wound up working in Roy's area. It amazed me how quick (and good) he was at his job. We've lost a good man - my prayers and condolences go out to the family.
  5. Guest: Gail Needham | Centreville, VA
    Date: August 6, 2012
    Aunt Joanie, I'm so sorry to hear of the passing of Uncle Roy. I'm keeping you and the family in my thoughts and prayers. Gail
  6. Guest: Sandy Pipher Neal | Orleans, IN
    Date: August 6, 2012
    Diane, My prayers are with you and your family.
  7. Guest: Tina Case Smith | Bloomington, IN
    Date: August 5, 2012
    Dear Johnny and Family, Thinking of you during this difficult time.
  8. Guest: Jessica Carr | Orleans, IN
    Date: August 4, 2012
    Diane, So sorry for your loss. I'll be praying for you and your family.
  9. Guest: Dennis Pace | Bedford, IN
    Date: August 3, 2012
    So sorry for your loss. You are in our thoughts and prayers. Dennis, Heather, Landrey, and Jack Pace
  10. Guest: Robert, Nancy, Kyle Richards | Bedford, IN
    Date: August 3, 2012
    Diane sorry for your loss. We will keep you all in our prayers.
  11. Guest: Hoosier Uplands Hospice | Mitchell, IN
    Date: August 3, 2012
    So sorry for your loss. Thank you for the privilege to help take care of Roy. Our thoughts and prayers are with you during this difficult time. God bless you all.
  12. Guest: Donnie and Tammy Lewellyn | Greensburg, IN
    Date: August 3, 2012
    please know you are in our thoughts and prayers , may God bless you and your family during these times.
  13. Guest: Sheila Taflinger | Mitchell, IN
    Date: August 3, 2012
    To the Family, So Sorry for the loss of your Father, may God be with you all in your time of sorrow.
  14. Guest: Marlene Kirschner | Batesville, IN
    Date: August 2, 2012
    You will be missed...As a child, we always looked forward to visits from Aunt Joanie and Uncle Roy and all the kids...