Gary Gene Paschal, 75, resident of Miller's Merry Manor in Chesterfield and lifetime resident of Daleville, passed away March 3, 2017, at the nursing center.
He was born July 13, 1941, in Daleville, the son of Kenneth and Ruth "Bell" Hahn Paschal.
He attended Daleville schools and worked for many years at Russ Regenold Pontiac before owning and operating Gary's Auto Body.
He was a member of the American Legion 446 of Daleville.
Survivors are his wife of 29 years, Diane (Rogers)Paschal of Daleville; children, Mark "Barbi" Paschal of Muncie, Mike "Cassie" Paschal of Anderson and Melissa Paschal (Dane Williams) of Middletown; eight grandchildren; two great-grandchildren; a sister, Pamela Barnell of Anderson; and several nieces and nephews.
A Celebration of his life will be held on Thursday at 7 p.m. at Ballard and Sons Funeral Home, 8212 S. Walnut St., Daleville, with Pastor Don Rogers officiating.
Friends may call from 5 to 7 p.m. Thursday at the funeral home.
Online guestbook is at www.ballardandsons.com.
Published on  March 6, 2017