Johnnie W. Buckman, 79, Jeffersonville, Ind. passed away Wednesday, June 5, 2013, at his home with his family at his side.
He was a native of St. Mary. He loved his family and was self-employed for over 50 years in the floor covering business. He enjoyed camping and caring for his Shelties.
He was preceded in death by: his parents, Joseph DePaul Buckman and Clara "Beatrice" Buckman; his four brothers, James F., Charles, Tom and Joe Buckman; a sister, Mary Edna Buckman; and an infant sister.
Survivors include: his wife, Marylyn Buckman; three children, Anne B. Smith (Steve), John F. Buckman (Debra), and James P. Buckman (Mary); four brothers, Mike, James "Patrick", Frank and Steve Buckman; four sisters, Joetta Johnson, Agnes Anne Sloane, Susan Prather and Mary "Margie" Aeilts; and eight grandchildren, Ashley, Sean, Angela, Joey, Melissa, Ricky, Matt and Nick.
Funeral services will be held at 12 p.m. Thursday, June 13, at Sacred Heart of Jesus Catholic Church, Jeffersonville, Ind. with burial to follow in Queen of Heaven Cemetery.
Visitation will be held at Legacy Funeral Center, 921 Main St., Jeffersonville, Ind. on Wednesday, June 12, from 4 to 8 p.m.
Expressions of sympathy may take the form of contributions to Sacred Heart Catholic Church or Mass of the Air.
Legacy Funeral Center is in charge of arrangements.