Obituary: James B. Lane

July 20, 1959 – December 20, 2020

James B. Lane, 61, of Mitchell, passed away Sunday, December 20, 2020, at Indiana University Health Bloomington Hospital.

Born July 20, 1959, in Bedford, he was the son of Jesse B. and Donna Kay (White) Lane.

James was employed at the Lawrence County Highway Department.  He enjoyed camping, fishing, shooting guns, and loved the outdoors.

Survivors include his companion, Michelle Craig of Mitchell, stepdaughter, Heather (Sam) Laster of Bedford; stepson, Ben Robinson of Bedford; grandchildren, Jennifer Craig and Dylan Craig; great-grandson, Joshua Teague; brothers, David E.(Tammy) Lane of Mitchell, Bob (Betty) Lane of Mitchell; nephews, Bradley D. Lane of Mitchell and Jesse Dale Lane of Mitchell

His parents; brother, Roger Dale Lane; and niece, Jessica K. Lane, preceded him in death.

Graveside service will be at 3:30 p.m. Wednesday, December 23, at Mitchell Cemetery with Pastor Tom Bostic officiating.

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