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Jess J. Blount

Jess James Blount, 59, Orleans, died Friday, May 1, 2009, at 6:10 at his home.
Born Jan. 2, 1950, in Chicago, he was the son of the late Leroy and Ruth Lillian Hartley Blount.
He was member of the Mitchell Congregation of Jehovah’s Witnesses.
Besides his parents, he was preceded in death by a brother, Dan Blount, and a sister, Ruth Craig.
Survivors include his wife of 41 years, the former Sandra Kay Patton; a son, Jess Blount Jr. of Corydon; and five siblings, Leroy Blount of Chicago, Bill Blount of Campbellsville, Ky., Dave Blount of LaPorte, Bob Blount of North Judson and Patty Napier of Knox.
Memorial service: Sunday, May 10, at Mitchell Kingdom Hall of Jehovah’s Witnesses.