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Carl E. Seacat

Carl E. Seacat Carl E. Seacat

Carl Eldon Seacat, 93, of Floyds Knobs, Ind., passed away on Friday, Feb. 28, 2020.

Carl attended St. Mary of the Knobs Catholic Church and loved farming, raising cattle and being outside riding his lawnmower. Carl worked hard as a mechanic for many years at Underwood Motors and Craig Ford in New Albany. He retired from Jeffboat and from the New Albany-Floyd County School Corp. after 26 years as a bus driver.

He was born on Oct. 3, 1926, in Central Barren, Ind., to the late Clarence and Goldie Voyles Seacat.

Along with his parents, Carl is preceded in death by his daughter, Daphne Seacat; son, Roger Timberlake; grandson, David A. Hood; and siblings, Quenton Seacat, Larcy Roll, Irene Barnes and Helen Lofton.

Carl is survived by his loving companion of 20-plus years, Carol Dehn; her daughter, Terri Allen; his children, Sharon Seacat Hood (Melvin), Eldon Seacat (Kathy), Steve Seacat, Dave Seacat (Belinda), Randall Seacat (Cindy) and Russell Seacat; 14 grandchildren; 30 great-grandchildren; 13 great-great-grandchildren; and a sister, Mayme Howell.

Visitation: Wednesday, March 4, from 2 to 8 p.m. at Newcomer Cremations, Funerals & Receptions – New Albany.

Funeral: Thursday, March 5, at 11 a.m. in the chapel of the funeral home with burial in the Central Barren Cemetery near New Salisbury, Ind.

The family requests that contributions in Carl ’s memory be made to St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital.

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