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Eugene DillmanPassing: October 22, 2019


Chastain Funeral Home

Funeral Service

Friday, October 25th @ 1:00 p.m.


Chastain Funeral Home

Friday, October 25th @ 11:00 a.m. - 1:00 p.m.


Mitchell Cemetery

Friday, October 25th

MITCHELL – Eugene Dillman, 93, passed away Tuesday, October 22, at StoneBridge Health Campus in Bedford.

Born April 21, 1926, in Martin County, he was the son of Steele and Annie Elizabeth (Vaughn) Dillman.  He married Mary Alice Byers September 14, 1947, and she preceded him in death May 21, 2018.

Eugene was a rural mail carrier and retired from the U. S. Postal Service with 34 years of service.  He graduated from Seymour High School in 1944 and was a member of the Central Church of Christ in Bedford.  Eugene enjoyed tending a big garden, wood working, and fishing.  He was a U. S. Navy veteran of World War II.

Kathy (Jay) Cook of Columbus
Ryan Drew (Alberta “Peaches”) Dillman of Bedford
Jesse Goodpaster
Jacob Cook
Shelby A. Foury
Sammy Dillman
Ian Dillman
6 great grandchildren

His parents, wife, and sister, Geneva Burris, preceded him in death.

Funeral service will be at 1:00 p.m. Friday, October 25, in the Memorial Chapel of Chastain Funeral Home & Cremation Center with Brother Ralph Burris and Brother Rick Leach officiating.  Burial will be in Mitchell Cemetery with military honors accorded by American Legion Post No. 250 and Veterans of Foreign Affairs Post No. 9107.

The family will receive friends from 11:00 a.m. until the service on Friday at the funeral home.

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5 Guest Comments

  1. Guest: Beth Doub | http://MITCHELL
    Date: October 31, 2019
    So sorry to hear of Mr Dillman's passing. He and his wife were such sweet people...Prayers for his family.
  2. Guest: Jim/Sharon Nash | http://Mitchell, Indiana
    Date: October 25, 2019
    Our thoughts and prayers to your family. We were neighbors for many years and we were very sorry to hear of your Father's passing. Jim and Sharon (Watterson) Nash
  3. Guest: Jennifer Warren | http://Solsberry
    Date: October 25, 2019
    So Sorry for your loss, thoughts and prayers for the family.
  4. Guest: Ann Byers | http://Richmond TX
    Date: October 23, 2019
    Uncle Gene has left many happy memories with all of us. May God be with you. Love, Tim and Ann Byers
  5. Guest: J, R. Johnson | http://bloomington ind 47403
    Date: October 23, 2019
    I just loved both your Mother and Father. They were some really neat people. I am sadden for you and your families. May God continue to bless y'all. In Christian Love, J.R. Johnson