Hendricks County Flyer, Avon, IN

Obituaries

February 13, 2014

McPherson

Feb. 10, 2014

Samuel A. McPherson of Groveland died Feb. 10. He was 72.

Born Feb. 7, 1942, in Indianapolis, he was the son of the late Emmett and Amanda Katherine Ray McPherson.

Mr. McPherson graduated from George Washington High School. He served as a police officer with the Indianapolis Police Department for 20 years, retiring in 1985. He was a member of the Fraternal Order of Police, Greencastle Masonic Lodge 47, Phi Delta Kappa Fraternity in Danville, and the former Groveland Presbyterian Church.

He was an avid Hoosier fan who loved the outdoors.

Survivors include his sons, David (Terri) McPherson of Groveland, Rick (Michelle) McPherson of Shelbyville; daughter, Lynnette Walker of Indianapolis; brother, Mick McPherson of Gosport; former spouse, Linda McPherson; grandchildren, Brandy Reynolds, Samantha (Bob) Robichaud, Matthew McPherson, Cameron McPherson; great granddaughter, Sierra Ballard, and companion, Rosie Zellers.

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by a brother, Kenneth McPherson; and grandson, Joshua McPherson.

Services will be at 1 p.m. Feb. 15 in Baker Funeral Home in Danville. Burial will be in Bainbridge Cemetery.

A Masonic service will be held at 10:30 a.m. and visitation at 11 a.m. on the day of the service in the funeral home.

Memorial contributions may be made to the Fallen Heroes or the donor’s favorite charity.

Online condolences may be made on the website at www.bakerfuneralservice.com.

1
Text Only
Obituaries
Featured Comment
Facebook
Poll

New poll question: Will you be attending this year’s Indianapolis 500?

Yes
No
Undecded
     View Results
AP Video
US Proposes Pay-for-priority Internet Standards Wife Mourns Chicago Doctor Killed in Afghanistan FDA Proposes Regulations on E-cigarettes Kerry Warns Russia of Expensive New Sanctions Mideast Peace Talks Stall on Hamas Deal Cody Walker Remembers His Late Brother Paul Grieving South Korea Puts Up Yellow Ribbons Raw: Kerry Brings His Dog to Work Raw: Girls Survive Car Crash Into Their Bedroom Three U.S. Doctors Killed by Afghan Security Yankees' Pineda Suspended 10 Games for Pine Tar Colleagues Mourn Death of Doctors in Afghanistan Ukraine Launches Operation Against Insurgents Obama Reassures Japan on China Raw: Car Crashes Into San Antonio Pool Time Magazine Announces Top Influencers List Raw: Angry Relatives Confront SKorea Officials Bigger Riders Means Bigger Horses Out West Yankees Pineda Ejected for Pine Tar Deadly Fungus Killing Bats, Spreading in US
Hyperlocal Search
Premier Guide
Find a business

Walking Fingers
Maps, Menus, Store hours, Coupons, and more...
Premier Guide