November 19, 1942 - August 30, 2017
Earl N. Puckett, 74 of North Lewisburg, Ohio passed away on Wednesday, August 30, 2017 in his home surrounded by his loving family.
He was born November 19, 1942 in Springfield, Ohio the son of Starling Earl and Ollie May (Smith) Puckett. He retired after 30 years of service from International Harvester. Earl was also a paramedic for the North East Champaign County Fire District. Earl was an avid hunter and enjoyed attending auctions.
Earl is survived by his wife of 56 years, Ruth Ann (Thurman) Puckett; daughters, Lori (Tony) James and Melissa Eickemeyer; son Kevin (Mary) Puckett; grandchildren, David (Jessica) James, Brad (Stephanie) Eickemeyer, Ethan (Jaima) James, Ashley Puckett, Lindsey Eickemeyer, Cierra and Eligh Puckett; great grandchildren, Adam, Seth, Lilly and Austin; brother-in-law, Ronald Straight as well as several nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in death by his parents; sisters, Christina West and Julia Straight and brother-in-law, Arthur “Leroy” West.
A gathering of family and friends will be held from 2-5 p.m. on Monday, September 4, 2017 in the VERNON FUNERAL HOME, Urbana, Ohio. Funeral services will be held at 11:00 a.m. on Tuesday, September 5, 2017 in the funeral home with Pastor Mike Grable officiating. Burial will follow in Jenkins Chapel Cemetery, Cable, Ohio.
Condolences may be made to the family at www.vernonfh.com.