Jasper "Bud" Madison, age 79, passed away on Monday February 20, 2006 at the V.A. Hospital in Indianapolis.

He retired from Chrysler and later from Johnson Controls to farm. He farmed until 2000. He also served in the United States Army during WW II.

He was born on March 14, 1926 in Princeton to McKinley and Ocia (Lyles) Madison, both deceased. Also preceding him in death was 1 grandchild and 1 brother and 2 sisters.

Bud is survived by his 4 daughters, Debra Hobbs, Sondra Daniel, Foronda Madison and Kandace Madison all of Indianapolis; 4 grandchildren and 7 great grandchildren; 3 brothers, Norman, Albert & Lionel Madison all of Princeton; 5 sisters, Deltha Roberts, Flora Jackson and Arminta Brown of Evansville and Ernestine Chavis and Audrey Madison of Princeton; host of nieces and nephews.

Funeral Services will be held at 2:00 PM on Thursday February 23, 2006 at the Colvin Funeral Home in Princeton with the Rev. Edmond Harris officiating. Burial will be at the Sand Hill Cemetery in Princeton.

Friends may call from 12 until 2 PM on Thursday at the funeral home. VFW Post #1147 will conduct military graveside services.