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Gregory A. Soots

Gregory A. Soots Gregory A. Soots

Gregory Adam Soots, 48, Laconia, Ind., passed away Tuesday, Feb. 4, 2020, in Laconia.

He was born Feb. 14, 1971, in Franklin, Ind.

He was owner of Midstream Construction Specialist. Greg was a lifelong pipeliner. He was a member of Sons of the American Legion, Hornickel Post, and a selfless helper, who hunted, fished and cultivated the land. He was loved by all.

He was preceded in death by his father, Eddie Franklin Soots, and stepmother, Jewel Soots, and grandparents, Ivan and Lucy Soots and Lenial and Evelyn Blackwell.

He is survived by wife, Jennifer Logsdon Soots of Laconia; two sons, Nicholas Soots (Tara) of Elizabeth, Ind., and Dylan Soots (Bella) of Louisville, Ky.; his mother, Bernice Blackwell Soots Drake of Franklin, Ind.; brothers, James Soots (Christina) of Mooresville, Ind., and Mark Soots (Melanie) of Danville, Ind.; three sisters, Patricia Moore (Alan) of Gosport, Ind., Melissa Samples (Michael) of Franklin and Edie Watts (Ryan) of Greenwood, Ind.; three stepbrothers, Todd, Tim and Dan Vangundy; father-in-law, Don Logsdon of Elizabeth; grandchildren, Chloe Kaye Denise Soots and Kenslee Jade Bernice Soots; several nieces and nephews; and many loving friends.

Visitation: Friday, Feb. 7, from noon to 8 p.m. and Saturday, Feb. 8 after 10 a.m. at Gehlbach & Royse Funeral Home in Corydon.

Funeral: Saturday, Feb. 8, at noon at the funeral home with burial in Old Goshen Cemetery in Laconia.

In lieu of flowers, the family asks donations be made in Greg’s name to American Diabetes Association or the Alzheimer’s Association.