Poseyville, IN

John A. Overton, 71, passed away Tuesday, March 24, 2015 at his residence.

 He was born April 1, 1943 in Port Angeles, WA to James Benjamin and Anna Mae (Schweihart) Overton.

Johnny was a graduate of Owensville High School class of 1961, served in the National Guard and was a Melon farmer for over 50 years.

Survivors include his wife, Marla K. (Stunkel) Overton; children, Craig and Jana (Chuck Frederick) Overton; 3 grandchildren, Bruce, Brooke and Austin Overton; 2 great-grandchildren, Jayce and Keegan Overton; siblings, Carolyn (Richard) Roberts, Jerry (Terri) and Ronnie Overton; nieces and nephews.

Service will be held on Friday, March 27, 2015 at 10:00 a.m. at Holders Funeral Home with Bart Newton officiating. Burial will be in the Saulmon Cemetery.

Visitation will be from 4-8 p.m. on Thursday, March 26, 2015 at the funeral home.