Paul Honeycutt, 79, of Sunman, died on Saturday, November 28, 2020, at St. Elizabeth Healthcare in Edgewood, Kentucky.
Paul was born in Knott County Kentucky on December 7, 1940, to Baxter and Elizabeth Calhoun Honeycutt. He married Lorraine Sparkman on July 3, 1961 in Penntown, Indiana. He was employed as a diesel mechanic for Rumpke. Paul was a Lifetime Member of the Sons of the Legion in Milan, Lifetime Member of the VFW Auxiliary in Milan, the Moose Lodge 765 in Madison, and the Fraternal Order of Eagles in Batesville. Paul enjoyed hunting, watching wildlife, target shooting, traveling, and spending time with the family.
In addition to his wife of over 59 years, he is survived by a son: Chris Honeycutt ( Renate) of Milan; three grandchildren: Shawna Stutz ( David) of Milan, Christopher Honeycutt of Batesville; and Danielle Swineford (Ryan) of Greensburg; five great-grandchildren: Hallie Quick, Jaden and Isabella Morris, and Adriane and Ryder Swineford; two brothers: Buford and Melvin Honeycutt; three sisters: Ruby Kincer, Betty Jane Shields, and Shelby Jean Honeycutt; and several nieces and nephews. Paul was preceded in death by his parents; a daughter: Bev Honeycutt on June 16, 2015; and a grandson: Tyler Hughes on October 19, 2016; a brother: Baxter Honeycutt Jr.; two sisters: Cynthia Watts and Inez Stinemetz.
Funeral services will be conducted at 1:00 p.m. on Wednesday, December 2, 2020 at Hope Baptist Church ~ 15593 U.S. 50 in Dillsboro, IN, with Pastor Tom Holt officiating. Burial will follow in Little Memory Cemetery in Sunman. Friends may visit at the church from 11:00 a.m. until service time. Memorial contributions may be made to the family to assist with the expenses.
All attending must follow Governor Holcomb’s Covid-19 mandates: You must wear mask; you must social distance; attendance is limited capacity, and if you are not feeling well, or if you have a compromised immune system, you are encouraged to stay home.
To sign the online guestbook or to leave a personal memory please visit www.cookrosenberger.com. The staff of Cook Rosenberger Funeral Home is honored to care for the family Paul Honeycutt.