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Robert Cain Jr.

January 23, 2024 (age 92) 92 Years Old

Robert Cain Jr. Obituary

Robert Cain Jr, 92, of Milroy, IN passed away Jan. 23, 2024 at his residence. He was born in Macon, MS on June 21, 1931, a son of the late William Robert Cain and Ruby Jewell Schook Cain.

He married Betty Jean Thornell Cain in 1956 in Meridian, MS and they spent 66 wonderful years together. Betty passed away in 2023. Robert worked and retired from Chrysler Automotive and Rush County Schools. He was a minister throughout his life. Robert served his country in the Army during the Korean War and was decorated infantryman.

Robert is survived by, two daughters, Robin E. (Steve) Cain, of Milroy, IN and Donna L. (Mike) Duncan, of Carmel, IN; a son, Alfred A. (Vicki) Knight, of Indianapolis, IN. Eight grandchildren, Samantha McClard, James Conger, Robert (Sarah) Sweet, Tyler (Austin) Sanders, Chelsy Richardson and Bryce Eveland. Also missing him is 11 great-grandchildren, Shannon Burrage, Andrea McClard, Estellah Sweet, Jonah Sweet, Beckham Sweet, Chapel Sweet, Amelia Sanders, Jadelynn Richardson, Aubrey Richardson, Robert Milton III, and Landon Richardson. He is also survived by his sister, Marie Chaudion, of Texas.

Robert is preceded in death by his wife, sister, Barbara Fraley. and a brother, Willard Cain.

A Celebration of Life with Military Honors will be held at 11AM on Saturday, Jan. 27, 2024 at Todd Funeral Centre & Crematory with Robert Sweet giving words of comfort. Friends are welcome to visitation at 10:30AM until the time of service. Burial will follow at East Brook Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, please donate to the local Humane Society.  Please light a candle and share your memory at www.ToddFuneralHome.com

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Services

Visitation
Saturday
January 27, 2024

10:30 AM to 11:00 AM
Todd Funeral Centre & Crematory
1600 S. SR 3
Rushville, IN 46173

Celebration of Life
Saturday
January 27, 2024

11:00 AM
Todd Funeral Centre & Crematory
1600 S. SR 3
Rushville, IN 46173

Military Honors
Saturday
January 27, 2024

11:00 AM
Todd Funeral Centre & Crematory
1600 S. SR 3
Rushville, IN 46173

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