Samuel J. Bargo Sr.
Samuel Jay Bargo Sr., 77, of Depauw, Ind., died on Monday, Feb. 10, 2020, at his residence.
He was born on Jan. 16, 1943, in Harlan County, Ky., to the late Edward and Etta Garland Bargo.
He was a former correctional officer for Pendleton Reformatory and a Navy veteran having served during the Vietnam War. He was a member of the Milltown American Post No. 332 and a loyal member of the Squirrel Hunters Convention.
He was preceded in death by his parents; wife, Barbara K. Loy Bargo; daughter, Kimberly Jean Bargo Riggins; brothers, Clarence Ray, Kenneth and Billy Bargo; and a sister, Judy Bargo.
He is survived by his sons, Samuel Jay Bargo Jr. (Emmy) and Nathan L.R. Bargo (Diane); daughter, Barbara Darlene Bargo-Hornbeck (Ricky); brother, Dan Bargo; sisters, Betty Gilbert, Diane Lloyd and Dee Campbell; grandchildren, Danielle Nicole Bargo, Benjamin Wesley Bargo (Darian), Caleb Riggins (fiance Carrie), Hannah Riggins (fiance ALyssia), Aleczander Bargo (fiance Dyzia), Sean Bargo (April) and Ashlee Bargo; three great-grandchildren, Jessika, Braelyn and Aspen; and his faithful companion, Phantom.
Visitation: Friday, Feb.14, from 3 to 5 p.m. at Brown Funeral Home in Milltown.
Funeral: Friday, Feb. 14, at 5 p.m. at the funeral home with interment on Saturday, Feb. 15, at noon at West Lawn Cemetery in Farmersburg.
Officiant: Pastor Wesley Jones.