Walter A. Mason, 77, of Owenton, passed away Friday, Nov. 8, 2013, at Our Hospice of South Central Indiana Inpatient Facility in Columbus, Ind. Survivors include his children, Margaret (Larry) McClintic and Melvin "Ray" Mason both of North Vernon, Ind. and Timothy Allen Mason of Carrollton and his stepchildren, Charles D. (Kathy) Thompson of Elizabethtown, Ind. and Lisa (Wendell) Wisley of Bloomington, Ind. The funeral service will be conducted at 4 p.m. today (Wednesday) at Barkes, Weaver & Glick Funeral Home, 1029 Washington Street, Columbus, Ind. 47201 with visitation two hours prior to the service.