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Donald "Butch" Abner, 79, of Bedford, died at 4:09 a.m. Monday, Feb. 3, 2014, at IU Health in Bedford.
Mr. Abner is survived by a son, Ronnie Abner (Jeannette Kessinger) of Bedford; a brother, Dennis Abner of Seymour; a sister, Shirley Rollins of Seymour; three grandchildren; and eight great-grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by his wife, Mary E. Sermons Abner.
Funeral service will be conducted at 1 p.m. Friday at Spurgeon Funeral Home in Brownstown with James Ginter officiating. Calling will be from 10 a.m. until service time Friday. Burial will be at Fairview Cemetery in Brownstown.
Memorial contributions may be made to the donor's choice of charities.