5/22/2019 12:39:00 PM William Keith "Bill" Breedlove, 86, Dove-Sharp & Rudicel Funeral Home
William Keith "Bill" Breedlove, 86, of Columbus died Wednesday, May 15, 2019, at Willow Crossing Health & Rehabilitation Center in Columbus.
A closing prayer will be conducted at 2 p.m. Saturday, May 25, 2019, at Dove-Sharp & Rudicel Funeral Home and Cremation Service. Visitation will be Saturday, May 25, 2019, from 12 noon until time of closing prayer. Committal services with military graveside rites will follow at Baldwin Cemetery.
Mr. Breedlove was a 1949 graduate of Shelburn High School in Shelburn and was a veteran of the U. S. Navy. He retired in 1984 as a supervisor from Cummins Engine Company after 28 years of service. Mr. Breedlove enjoyed carving walnuts, woodworking, and motorcycles.
Born June 3, 1932, in Shelburn, Mr. Breedlove was the son of Ernie W. and Vanetta Bardon Breedlove. He married Phyllis Kathleen Lawhorn in Costa Mesa, California October 30, 1954, and she survives.
In addition to his wife, survivors include a son, Ben Breedlove of Columbus; daughters, Diana (Al) Breedlove-Hall of DeLand, Florida, Mary Ellen Breedlove of Columbus, and Patricia Lynn (Don) Lee of Edinburgh; sister, Betty Carty of Terre Haute; grandchildren, Allison Hadley and Joe Noe, both of Columbus, Taylor Marie (John) Seegraves of Scipio, Elaina (Rob) Ashby of Madison, and Carrie Polak and Ann Marie Jarrell, both of Illinois; and eight great-grandchildren.
Mr. Breedlove was preceded in death by his parents; brother, Gene Breedlove; sister, Marlene Diedoff; and great-grandson, Lucas Cole Hadley.
Memorials through the funeral home to the American Cancer Society.