George E. Sheagley, 78, Kokomo, died at 8 p.m. Thursday, July 5, 2012, at his home.
He was born Oct. 8, 1933, in Carroll County, the son of William and Lillie (Bosworth) Sheagley. On Jan. 26,1957, he married Charlotte A. Butcher, who preceded him in death on Dec. 24, 1988.
George was a 1952 graduate of Cutler High School. He was a veteran of the U.S. Army and worked At Chrysler from 1972 until 1999. He attended Bible Baptist Church and Alto Road Church of Christ. He was a member of UAW Local 685. He enjoyed restoring cars and liked to read.
He is survived by his children, Gary W. (Sushiela) Sheagley, Temecula, Calif., and Kathy (David) Ensign, Sun City West, Ariz.; four grandchildren, Austin Sheagley, Garrett Sheagley, Grant Sheagley and Lauren Sheagley; brother, Fred Sheagley, Kokomo; two sisters-in-law, Fayella Sims and Mary Jo (Kenneth) Tillman; two brothers-in-law, Bill (Julie) Butcher and Larry Butcher.
He was preceded in death by his parents, wife, two brothers, Jessie Sheagley and Wayne Sheagley and one sister, Blanche Warren.
Funeral services will be held at 10 a.m. Monday at Stout and Son Funeral Home, Neptune Chapel, 44 Michigan, Burlington, with Pastor Jon Tice officiating. Burial will follow in North Union Cemetery, with military honors provided by the U.S. Army and the VFW Military Rites Team. Friends may call at the funeral home from 3 to 5 p.m. Sunday.