Mark Stigall, age 48 passed away unexpectedly and all too soon on Saturday evening, December 6, 2014. He was a resident of Morgantown.
Mark was born in Bedford on November 25, 1966 to his parents, Charles L. and Cloie Ellen (Brown) Stigall. He was a 1984 graduate of Bedford North Lawrence High School and went on to attend IUPUI to study business. He met the love of his life, Julie A. Lee, at the Martinsville Rodeo and they married on October 6, 2001 in Bedford. Together they created their family, sons, Clay and Jace.
Mark will be remembered by his loving family, mother, Cloie Ellen (Jerry) George of Bedford; sisters: Charletta (Steve) Turner of Bedford, Lisa (Bryan) Bailiff of Bedford; brothers: Richard L. Stigall of Bainbridge and Randall Scott "Randy" (Lana) Stigall of Albertville, AL; step siblings: Shane George, Jonathon (Kelly) George, David (Susan) George and Michelle (Gordon) Ritchey all of Bedford; and several nieces and nephews.
Mark was employed as a Driver for United Parcel Service in Indianapolis for the last 29 years. He was also the owner and operator of Mark Stigall Ferrier Service in Morgantown. Mark was known as a hard worker, for his faith, dedication to family and his love of horses. He was very active in several associations involving Team Roping and Rodeo. They include the United State Team Roping Association, International Pro Roping Association, American Quarter Horse Association and the National Team Roping League. Mark was also a member of the Fair Haven Christian Church in Franklin, National Rifle Association and the Teamsters Union Local 185 in Indianapolis.
He enjoyed teaching roping classes, spending time with and attending his son's school and sports activities.
The Rev. Jeff Johnson will be honoring the life of Mark on Thursday at 10:30 a.m. at the Fair Haven Christian Church, 1476 W. 300 S. in Franklin. Friends and family may call from2 to 9:00 p.m. on Wednesday at the church. Burial will be at East Hill Cemetery in Morgantown. Funeral arrangements have been entrust to Meredith – Clark Funeral Home Cremation & Personalization Center in Morgantown.
Memorial contributions may be made to the Stigall family at the First Merchants Bank in Trafalgar, PO Box 102, Trafalgar, IN 46181.
Expressions of caring and kindness can be made to the Stigall family at www.meredith-clark.com . Information: (812) 597-4670