William L. "Bill" Stodghill, 86, of Clarksville, IN., passed away on Wednesday, August 2, 2017 at Clark Memorial Hospital in Jeffersonville, IN. He was born on March 10, 1931 to the late Robert Herschel "Jack" and Mary Ida "Buckman" Stodghill of Morganfield, KY.
Mr. Bill Stodghill was a graduate of Sturgis High School in Sturgis, KY. He was retired from the Army Corps of Engineers. He also operated his own business as a licensed surveyor in Kentucky.
Bill was a member of the United States Army and served in the Korean War. He was a member of Falls Masonic Lodge #749 Clarksville, the Clarksville Historical Society, American Legion Post 204 Sellersburg, a charter member in the Kentucky and Indiana Society of Professional Land Surveyors, and Ohio Falls United Methodist Church in Clarksville.
Bill was preceded in death by his son David Lee Stodghill, his parents, two brothers, Robert and Jean, two sisters, Marianna and Helen.
Survivors include his loving wife of 64 years Margaret Ann "Stone" Stodghill; his sister Janice Ruth Stodghill Clements; and a host of loving nieces and nephews.
Funeral services will be held on Sunday, August 6, 2017, at 3 p.m. at the Whitsell Funeral Home, 250 North Court Street, Morganfield, KY with burial to follow at the Odd Fellows Cemetery in Morganfield. Visitation will be from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Sunday at Whitsell Funeral Home. Visitation at Chapman Funeral Home, 431 West Harrison Ave., Clarksville will be from 4 to 8 p.m. on Friday, August 4, 2017. A Masonic service will be held at 7 p.m. on Friday. Expressions of Sympathy may be made in the form of contributions to Ohio Falls United Methodist Church, 917 S. Virginia Ave., Clarksville, IN., 47129.
Published on August 3, 2017