|Birth: ||Jan. 13, 1931|
|Death: ||Feb. 14, 2003|
Martinsville Reporter February 2003
Jack L. Applegate, 72, Martinsville, died on February. 14, 2003, at Regional Medical Center Baynot Point, Hudson, Fla.
The son of the late Oral Wesley and Mable Marie (Bryant) Applegate, he was born on Jan. 13, 1931, in Owen County. He married Nila Myers on June 24, 1955. She survives in Martinsville.
Applegate retired from Eli Lilly in 1991 after 36 years.
He was a member of the Baptist Church in Gosport and the Knife Collectors Club.
He was a 1949 graduate of Gosport High School and served in the United States Navy from 1951 to 1955 He enjoyed camping, boating on the Ohio River, hunting, fishing and collecting knives.
Survivors include two sons, Mike Applegate, Gosport, and Mark Applegate, Mooresville; three daughters, Cheryl Edwards, Martinsville; Karen Myers, Las Vegas, Nevada, and Sharon Barnes,Gosport; 14 grandchildren and one great-grandchildren. A sister, Esther Marie Applegate, preceded him in death.
The service will be 2 P.M. Friday Eastview Christian Church, 2745 Old Morgantown Road, Martinsville. The Rev. Norman Ward will officiate. Burial will be in Samaria Cemetery in Paragon.
Friends may call from 4 to 8 P.M. Thursday and from 1 P.M. until the time of the service Friday at the church.
Oral Wesley Applegate (1893 - 1964)
Mabel Marie Bryant Applegate (1897 - 1998)
Nila Jean Myers Applegate (1935 - 2012)
Cheryl Ann Applegate Edwards (1959 - 2010)*
Esther Marie Applegate (1928 - 1928)*
Jack Lloyd Applegate (1931 - 2003)
Created by: Shirley Bryant-Dalton
Record added: Sep 15, 2007
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