In Memory Of
Donald Pope

 

West Parris Pedigo
Full Name:
Donald A. Pope

Date of Birth:
August 21, 1943

Date of Death:
April 14, 2017

Visitation:
April 18, 2017 - 9:00 AM to 11:00 AM - Lifeway Baptist Church

Service Information:
April 18, 2017 - 11:00 AM - Lifeway Baptist Church









Donald A. Pope, 73, of Spencer, passed away at his residence, Friday, April 14, 2017.  He was born in Indianapolis August 21, 1943 to Jake and Netty Pope.  He was a 1962 graduate of Edinburgh High School.  He worked for RCA in Bloomington until it closed, and then for Cook Inc. until his retirement in 2005.  He was a member of Lifeway Baptist Church.  He enjoyed his animals and his church.

Donald is survived by his wife of 18 years, Rebekah “Becky” Frye, a son, Donald Eric Pope (Victoria) of Bloomington, his brothers, Gene Pope (Odetta) of San Antonio and Steve Pope of Edinburgh, his grandchildren, Erica Hamilton (James), Jessica Pope, Billie Pope, Cody Pope, Dalton Pope, and great grandchildren, Mason, Isaiah, and Tyson.

He was preceded in death by his parents and a brother, Larry Pope.

Funeral service will be held 11am, April 18, 2017 at Lifeway Baptist Church in Ellettsville.  Pastor Steve Von Bokern will officiate.  Burial will follow at Chambersville Cemetery.  Arrangements are with West & Parrish & Pedigo Funeral Home in Spencer.

Visitation will be from 9:30am until the time of the service.

Memorial contributions may be made to Lifeway Baptist Church.

Online condolences may be made at www.westparrishpedigo.com.



From: Dee McRobertsApr 15 2017 6:53PM
I'm so sorry Becky.  Please know my thoughts and prayers are with you and family.
Love Dee

From: Joann FarrisApr 16 2017 6:35PM
I am so sorry for your loss. Prayers are with you. Love you
From: Vicki McNeal MergnerApr 17 2017 1:04AM
It is so hard to put into words what you want to say at a time like this.......Don was a wonderful man and great husband to Becky.....my prayers and condolences go out to Becky and the entire Pope family.  Love you bunches, Becky...
From: Pam GregoryApr 18 2017 8:24AM
Becky, my thoughts and prayers are with you. All my love, Pam
From: Richie & Donna RobertsApr 18 2017 10:07AM
Becky, you are in our thoughts and prayers.  We are so sorry for your loss & love you so much!
From: MARJORIE KOMARApr 21 2017 3:38AM
DEAR ERIC & STEVE,
I AM SORRY TO HEAR ABOUT DON AND BEING SO SICK. MY PRAYERS ARE WITH HIM AND THE TWO OF YOU.  I HAD A BRAIN HEMORRHAGE JANUARY 5, 2014 AND WAS UNCONSCIOUS FOR THREE WEEKS AT COLUMBIA PRESBYTERIAN HOSPITAL.  THEN  DR. CONNELLY PUT A  SHUNT IN MY BRAIN.  I WAS THEN TRANSFERRED WITH A FEEDING TUBE TO MOUNT SINI HOSPITAL FOR REHABILITATION.   THEY TAUGHT ME HOW TO TALK, WALK AND EAT AGAIN.  I THANK GOD EVERY NIGHT.  I WILL LIGHT A CANDLE AT CHURCH FOR DON,  I WILL REMEMBER EVERYONE IN MY PRAYERS AND I AM THANKFUL I STILL REMEMBER OUR TIMES SPENT TOGETHER.  LOVE, MARJ, JIM & FAMILY