Arthur Deskins, 81, died Sunday, Dec. 1, 2013. He was a resident of Franklin.
Survivors include three children, Arthur G. (Luan) Deskins of Morgantown, James W. Deskins of Virginia and Douglas A. (Rita) Deskins of Franklin; two sisters, Arlene Fields of Greenwood and Roxy Powers of West Virginia; six grandchildren; and seven great-grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Hubbard and Virginia Shrout) Deskins; his wife, Willetta Deskins; and a brother, William E. Deskins.
A memorial service will be planned at a later date.
Jessen Funeral Home, Whiteland Chapel, is handling arrangements.
Memorial contributions may be made to the Bargersville Senior Center or Humane Society of Johnson County, 3827 N. Graham Road, Franklin, IN 46131.
Information: 535-6880, www.jessenfuneralhome.com