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Obituary: Melvin Dale Padgett, North Vernon

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Melvin Dale Padgett, 65, of North Vernon, died at 6:32 p.m. Sunday, April 28, 2013, at St. Vincent Jennings Hospital in North Vernon.

He is survived by his wife, Christine Hacker Padgett; three daughters, Carrie Ritchie of Seymour, Julie Greer of Greensburg, and Patricia Ritchie of Indianapolis; a brother, Joseph “Bud” (Joan) Padgett Jr. of Greensburg; a half brother; one sister, Delores (Gary) Dudgeon of Batesville; eight grandchildren; and three great-grandchildren.

Funeral service will be conducted at 11 a.m. Thursday at Dove-Sharp & Rudicel Funeral Home and Cremation Services in North Vernon, with the Rev. Jim Terry officiating. Calling will be from 4 to 8 p.m. Wednesday. Burial will be at Vernon Cemetery.

Memorial contributions may be made through the funeral home for funeral expenses.


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