Elmer "Bud" Moit,
87, passed away
He graduated from high school in 1940 as a
Mt. Vernon Wildcat. He than began farming in
He owned, maintained and drove a school bus
Bud served on the board of directors of Posey County Farm Bureau, president of the Owensville band boosters, charter member and president of the Old Tyme Auto Club, an avid member of the Two Cylinder antique and tractor club. He was inspirational for bringing the restoration of John Deere tractors to this area. He also was a member of the Southern Indiana Antique and Machinery Club, Buick and Falcon Club.
Survivors include his wife of 67 years, Billie Jean (Bender) Moit; sons, Larry W. Moit of Evansville, Lonnie J. Moit of New Harmony; three granddaughters, Tricia (Moit) Neitzke, (Brent), Tonya (Moit) Jones, (Scott), Amanda Moit; five great-grandchildren, Luke, Abby, Noah, Shelby and Brooke; sister-in-law, Ann Williams; brother-in-law, Mike Redman of New Jersey; cousin, Leo Williams of Evansville; and nephew, Steve Carroll of South Carolina.
He was preceded in death by his parents; and two sisters, Zola (Moit) Redman and Moneda (Moit) Carroll.
Funeral services will be at
Visitation will be Wednesday at the funeral home.