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Robert 'Buck' Stogsdill, 67, Nashville

Robert Eugene “Buck” Stogsdill, 67, Nashville, passed away May 14 at Indiana University Health Bloomington Hospital.

He was born Dec. 4, 1943, in Bloomington to Eugene H. and Louisa (Nicholson) Stogsdill.

Buck was a retired Brown County sheriff. He also served his country as a member of the United States Navy, serving in Vietnam and the Mediterranean. He served Brown County as a conservation officer from 1973-2002. He was elected as sheriff in 2003 and served two terms. While sheriff he served on several boards, Domestic Violence Task Force (recognized as 2009 officer of the year), Turning Point (award in 2009 for agency support), Children’s Protective Service, EMA, Local Coordinating Council and Literacy Coalition Council. He was trustee of the Sheriff’s Association from 2007-2009 and was a member of the Board of Directors in 2006. He was on the Budget and Personnel Committee. He served as Sheriff Camp director from 2007-2010. Buck was a member of Nashville Christian Church, American Legion, Vietnam Veterans, Lions Club (which he served on several committees), National Wild Turkey Federation (which he served as a committeeman) and Ducks Unlimited (which he was instrumental in bringing to Brown County and served as their chairman for many years). He loved to fish and hunt.

Survivors include, his wife of 46 years, Glenda (Niswander) Stogsdill of Nashville; sons, Scott Bowling, Brad Stogsdill and Bill Stogsdill, all of Nashville; brother, Tom Stogsdill of Bloomington; sisters, Ruth Harden of Florida, Brenda Stogsdill of Terre Haute and Linda Herthel of Bedford; and eight grandchildren.

A funeral service will be conducted Thursday, May 19 at 10:30 a.m. at Nashville Christian Church, 140 S. Van Buren St., Nashville. Pastors Rick Clayton and Tim Bond will officiate. Interment will follow at Duncan Cemetery with Vietnam Veterans providing the military honor guard. The family will receive visitors on Wednesday, May 18 from 4-8 p.m. at the church and one hour prior to the service Thursday. A Lions Club service will be conducted at the church Wednesday at 7:45 p.m.

Memorial contributions can be made to Nashville Christian Church, P.O. Box 248, Nashville, IN 47448; or Brown County Lions Club, P.O. Box 716, Nashville, IN 47448.

Online condolences can be sent to the family at www.bondmitchellfuneralhome.com.

  • September 1
    Euchre
    6 p.m. Sycamore Valley Center, 746 Memorial Drive (fairgrounds)
  • September 1
    Open 12-step meeting in New Bellsville area
    8 p.m. Harmony Baptist Church, 3999 Mt. Liberty Road, New Bellesville
  • September 1
    Time for inner peace set at local church
    5:30 to 7 p.m. Parkview Church of the Nazarene, 1750 State Road 46 East
  • September 2
    Woodworkers Club
    7 p.m. Library, 205 N. Locust Lane
  • September 3
    WRAPS
    7 to 9 p.m. Library, 205 N. Locust Lane
  • September 3
    Brown County Schools Board of Trustees
    6:30 p.m. BC Intermediate School, 260 Schoolhouse Lane
  • September 3
    Future of rural places subject of talk
    5:30 p.m. Brown County Inn, 51 State Road 46 East
  • September 4
    Farmers market in Bean Blossom
    4 to 7 p.m. St. David's Episcopal Church, 11 State Road 45 at 135 North, Bean Blossom
  • September 4
    Bingo
    6 p.m. Fruitdale Fire Station, 5200 State Road 135 North, Bean Blossom
  • September 5
    Euchre
    6 p.m. Sycamore Valley Center, 746 Memorial Drive (fairgrounds)
  • September 5
    BCHS class of 2005 reunion slated
    3 to 6 p.m., 8 p.m. Deer Run Park; Salt Creek Golf Retreat, 2359 State Road 46 East
  • September 6
    Read to dogs at the library
    2 to 3:30 p.m. Library, 205 N. Locust Lane
  • September 8
    Open 12-step meeting in New Bellsville area
    8 p.m. Harmony Baptist Church, 3999 Mt. Liberty Road, New Bellesville
  • September 8
    Peaceful Valley Heritage meeting
    6:30 p.m. BCCF, 209 S. Van Buren St.
  • September 8
    Retired teachers
    noon Hotel Nashville, 245 N. Jefferson St.
  • September 9
    Nashville Town Council
    6 p.m. Town Hall, 200 Commercial St.
  • September 12
    Free community breakfast at Sprunica church
    8 to 10 a.m. Sprunica Baptist Church, 3902 Sprunica Road
  • September 12
    Bible camp planned
    8:30 a.m. to 2 p.m. Shepherd of the Hills Lutheran Church, 5802 Old Settlers Road behind Brownie's restaurant
  • September 17
    WRAPS
    7 to 9 p.m. Library, 205 N. Locust Lane
  • September 18
    BucCornEar Festival fundraiser returns
    4 to 8 p.m. JTFD, 4831 Helmsburg Road, Helmsburg
  • September 18
    'A Miracle for You' services with evangelist Jerry Holland
    7:30 p.m. The Pentecostals
  • September 19
    BucCornEar Festival fundraiser returns
    8 a.m. to 8 p.m. JTFD, 4831 Helmsburg Road, Helmsburg
  • September 19
    'A Miracle for You' services with evangelist Jerry Holland
    6 p.m. The Pentecostals
  • September 20
    'A Miracle for You' services with evangelist Jerry Holland
    2 p.m. The Pentecostals
  • September 28
    American history DVD to play at library
    1 p.m. Library, 205 N. Locust Lane
  • October 4
    Read to a dog at the library
    2 to 3:30 p.m. Library, 205 N. Locust Lane