P. Junior Hovious, 92, died peacefully Saturday, August 5, 2017 at Bloomington Hospice House.
Born July 19, 1925 in Monroe County, he was the son of Pearl V. and Frauline (Brown) Hovious. He attended Stinesville High School. He retired from Summitt and Evans Stone Mill in Bedford. Junior was a member of the Mt. Pleasant Christian Church. Junior enjoyed helping others and never knew a stranger, sharing stories and jokes.
He was preceded in death by his parents; wife, Frieda A. Hovious; daughter-in-law, Dana Sample; son-in-law, Harlen Taylor; brother, Raymond "Bud" Hovious; and brother-in-law, John Goss.
Junior is survived by his children, Glen "Bob" Sample, Junetta Wineinger and husband, Jake, Terry Hovious and wife, Jill, Diana G. Taylor and Patty J. Hovious; grandchildren, Jason Sims, Clint Ames, Anthony Martindale, Cory Hovious and wife, Kayla, and Cami Baker and husband, Justin; five great-grandchildren; sisters, Oneta Goss, Geneva Walters and husband Paul and brother, William "Bill" Hovious and his wife, Erma and special friend, Claudia..
Funeral services will be held on Wednesday, August 9, 2017 at 1:00 p.m. at Mt. Pleasant Christian Church with Pastor Grant Quimby officiating. Burial is to follow at Mt. Pleasant Cemetery. Visitation will be held at Chandler Funeral Home in Ellettsville on Tuesday, August 8, 2017 from 4:00 to 8:00 p.m. and again one hour prior to the funeral at the church.
Mt. Pleasant Cemetery
3191 West Burma Road
Gosport, IN, 47433
AUG 8. 04:00 PM - 08:00 PM
Chandler Funeral Homes - Ellettsville Chapel
203 E. Temperance Street
Ellettsville, IN, US, 47429
AUG 9. 01:00 PM
Mt. Pleasant Christian Church
3191 W. Burma Road
Gosport, IN, US, 47433
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