Guy H. Heath, 87, Brookville

Guy H. Heath, age 87, of Brookville, Indiana died Friday June 24, 2022 at Margaret Mary Community Hospital in Batesville following a lengthy illness.

Born August 7, 1934, in Alpine, Kentucky he was the son of the late Robert & Leatha (Hansford) Heath.  On June 17, 1975 he was united in marriage to the former Caroline Deluca, and she preceded him in death on July 3, 2007.

Guy was retired having worked for much of his life as a carpenter.  In his leisure time he enjoyed hunting, fishing, and riding his motorcycle.

Survivors include eight children, John Lakin of Brookville, Indiana, Barbara Heath of St. Leon, Indiana, Robin Beal of Loveland, Ohio, David Lakin of Brookville, Indiana, Guy Heath of St. Leon, Indiana, Melissa Hart of West Chester, Ohio, Belinda Faulkner of Florence, Kentucky, Lori Rowland of Cambridge City, Indiana; a sister, Gloria McDaniels of Burnside, Kentucky; 28 grandchildren, many great-grandchildren, as well as several great-great grandchildren.

In addition to his parents and wife, Caroline, he was preceded in death by a son, Fred Lakin, as well as nine siblings.

Family & friends may visit from 10:00 A.M. until 11:00 A.M. on Friday, July 1, 2022, at Phillips & Meyers Funeral Home, 1025 Franklin Ave., Brookville.

Funeral Services will be conducted at 11:00 A.M. on Friday, July 1, 2022 at Phillips & Meyers Funeral Home in Brookville.

Memorial contributions may be directed to St. Jude Children’s Hospital.  The staff of Phillips & Meyers Funeral Home are honored to once again serve the Heath family.  To sign the online guest book or send personal condolences, please visit