Clarence “Bud” Souder, 76, of Speedway, formerly of Boca Raton, FL passed away Friday, September 7, 2018 at St. Vincent Hospice in Indianapolis. Clarence was born Friday, September 12, 1941 in Champaign, Illinois the son of Clarence and Edith (Mack) Souder Sr. Bud was of the Protestant faith, worked for Frigidaire in FL, was a U.S. Army Veteran and a member of the American Legion. Buds interests included: modified sprint race car driver, fishing, golfing and enjoyed playing poker. He was a political activist, writing many letters to congressmen and senators. He loved animals and nature, at one time owned a sulky race horse named Helen and spent some time training race horses. He was a history buff, very knowledgeable about the Bible and loved watching the History Channel.
Bud is survived by son Michael (Julie) Burnworth of Huntington, IN, three grandchildren: Emily (Nick) Alles, Megan (Rob) Sands and Brandon Burnworth, six great grandchildren, an aunt and uncle, several cousins, nieces and nephew. He was preceded in death by his parents and brother Ronnie.
Graveside service will be held at 11 AM, Monday, September 17 at Forest Hill Cemetery in Moores Hill with Pastor Mark Powell officiating. Military services will be provided by Moores Hill American Legion Post # 209. In lieu of flowers: memorials may be given in honor of Bud to Save the Children Foundation. Sibbett-Moore Funeral Home entrusted with arrangements, 16717 Manchester Street, Box 156, Moores Hill, IN 47032, (812) 744-3280. You may go to www.sibbettmoore.com to leave an online condolence message for the family.