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Walter (David) Daugherty, 59 of Rushville, born April 6, 1958 passed away at home July 14, 2017.
He was the son of the late Edwin Floyd Daugherty Sr. and Joan Manning Daugherty.
David leaves behind to cherish his memories two daughters Shanah (Joshua) Nichols of Rushville and Wendy Daugherty Keck (Henry Begley) of Arlington. Two brothers Edwin Floyd(Diana)Daugherty Jr of Rushville, Robert(Becky) Daugherty of Rushville, and 1 sister Diana(Roger) Zurline of Millhousen Indiana. He was blessed with 5 grandchildren Destanne Keck,Ronnie Keck,Shalah Nichols,Xandrian Begley,and Kendrique Begley. Several Nieces, Nephews,Aunts, Uncle, and Cousins. David was preceded in death by his parents and nephew Edwin (Eddie) Floyd Daugherty III.
David was retired after 31 years from SerVaas Lab in Indianapolis, Indiana. David also worked at the Sportsman Bar as a bartender. David was a member of the Rushville Eagles and Eagle Riders #2036, the American Legion and the Rushville Muskrats. David supported ALS in memory of his cousin, the late Patricia Daugherty and "Meet Me Under the Bridge" (feed the homeless). David was always helping people and in hopes to continue helping others he donated his body to science through IU Medical Center.
A celebration for David's life will be Sunday July 23 at 2 p.m. at the Rushville Eagles upstairs. Please join us as we exchange memories of David.
He was 1 of a kind.
Published on July 17, 2017
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