Obituary: Harold Lee “Jay” Webster Jr.

January 3, 1960 – February 6, 2020

Harold Lee “Jay” Webster, Jr., 60, of Mitchell, passed away peacefully, surrounded by his family, after a long battle with cancer on Thursday, February 6, 2020, at the residence of his son.

Born January 3, 1960, in Chicago, Illinois, he was the son of Harold Lee and Esther (Stites) Webster, Sr.  He married Sandra Sue “Susie” Creasey March 23, 1979, in Terre Haute.

Jay worked as a table games dealer for Horseshoe Casino for 17 years.  He was a devoted husband, father, and grandfather.  In his healthier years, he enjoyed golfing, coaching his kid’s baseball and softball teams, and loved playing poker.  In his later years, he devoted his life to his grandchildren.  He loved watching their sporting events, band concerts, and spending time with them.  He would do anything for anyone and had a heart of gold.  Jay will be dearly missed.

Survivors include his loving wife of 40 years, Susie Webster of Mitchell; children, Douglas Jay (Angie) Webster of Mitchell, and Amanda Sue Webster of Mitchell; grandchildren, Mason (Jericho) Webster, Aubrey Webster, Hailey Webster, and Jackson Webster-Olsen; siblings,  Terry Creasey of Terre Haute, Lora Segner of Anderson, Ken McClain of Ohio; several close cousins, nieces, and nephews.

His parents and sisters, Vickie Jeffries and Kathy Willyard, preceded him in death.

Funeral service will be at 7 p.m. Monday, February 10th, in the Memorial Chapel of Chastain Funeral Home & Cremation Center.  Cremation will follow. The family will receive friends from 4 p.m. until the service on Monday at the funeral home.

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