BICKNELL — Terry J. Chambon, 87, of Bicknell, went to his heavenly home on Thursday, Jan. 21, 2021.
Terry was born Aug. 5, 1933, in Bicknell to the late Louis and Jeanne (Julian) Chambon.
Terry married the love of his life, Evelyn Abrams, who passed away on Aug. 6, 2020.
Terry was a barber for over 60 years. He was also a Navy veteran and served as a cook during the Korean War. Terry coached youth baseball and was on the “Chain Gang” for 30 years for the North Knox football program. Terry loved fishing, bowling, cooking, especially spaghetti feeds for charity, Notre Dame football, IU basketball, the Chicago Cubs, and the Chicago Bears. He especially enjoyed attending his grandkids’ sporting events. Terry was involved in numerous clubs throughout the community, including the Elks, French Club, Masonic Lodge, V.F.W., American Legion, and the Eagles.
Terry is survived by his children and their spouses, Steve and Debbie Purcell of Utah, Susan and Doug Kenfield of Gosport, Doug and Christy Chambon of Newburgh, and Terri and Jeff Vieck of Vincennes; one sister and her spouse, Judy Russell Stewart and Rhea of Shelbyville; six grandchildren, Bethany Kay, Hali Chambon, Logan Vieck, Taylore Fitzsimmons, Kelby Chambon and Connor Vieck; and six great-grandchildren.
He was also preceded in death by a brother, Robert Chambon.
Due to COVID-19 the family has requested services be private. Burial will be in Bicknell Memorial Gardens.
Funeral arrangements have been entrusted to Fredrick and Son McClure-Utt Funeral Homes, Bicknell chapel.
You may leave an online condolence at www.fredrickandson.com.
Memorial contributions may be made to: First Baptist Church, 317 Washington St., Bicknell, IN 47512.