Ralph Earl of Lawrenceport, known to family and friends as Bud, passed away Saturday night at Mitchell Manor at the age of 82.
Born in 1926 to William and Lillie Mae Earl, bud was retired from General Motors Powertrain and former member of the Lawrenceport Methodist Church.
He is survived by his wife Catherine, nieces Carla and Carol and nephew Jeremy.
He is preceded in death by his parents and brother Joseph.
Services will be held Thursday at Chastain Funeral Home at 10:30am with burial to follow at Lawenceport Cemetery.
Visitation is Wednesday from 5:30 – 8:30pm at the funeral home.