Kenneth “Wayne” Jobe

July 9, 2017

Kenneth “Wayne” Jobe, “Pine Dog”, 72, of Kirklin, died at 1:26 p.m. July 9, 2017 at Witham Memorial Hospital, Lebanon, Ind. Born July 14, 1944 in Barren County, Kentucky to Raymond D. & Ruby L. (Hamilton) Jobe. He married Linda D. Beets on December 31, 1973 in Westpoint Christian Church and she survives.

Wayne attended 1st grade at Temple Hill Grade School in Thompskinsville, Kentucky.  His family moved from Kentucky when he was seven and he worked for Jimmy Joe Davis with his dad. He was a 1962 graduate of Clinton Central High School.   Wayne retired from Allison’s in 1992 and worked part time at Precision Truss and Penske Truck Leasing.  He was a member of The Sons of the American Legion in Kirklin, the Beard Masonic Lodge and served on the Kirklin Town Board from 1980-1983.  Wayne enjoyed camping, gardening, motorcycle riding since he was 20 years old, mushroom hunting and fishing.  He loved spending time with friends at the Sheridan Legion, talking about the old days.

Visitation and Services

Visitation will be 12 Noon-2 p.m. Wednesday, July 12, 2017 at Goodwin Funeral Home. Funeral service will begin at 2 p.m. at the funeral home. Burial will be in Oak Hill Cemetery. Memorial donations may be made to Pulmonary Fibrosis Foundation.

Survived by:

Wife: Linda Jobe of Kirklin, 2 Sons: Kenneth Ray (Melinda) Jobe of Kirklin, Jerrid (Chris) Jobe of Frankfort, 1 Daughter: Melinda Pryor of Kirklin, Brother: Gary (Ellen) Jobe of Kirklin, 6 Grandchildren, Rachel (Adam) Applegate, Jenny Pryor, Kortney Jobe, Diane (Max) Ebert, Andrew Jobe and Calvin Jobe, Mother-in-Law: Dorothy Beets.

Preceded by:

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his father-in-law, Rex Beets.


Leave your Condolences

9 Condolences for “Kenneth “Wayne” Jobe”

  1. Tom Payne July 10, 2017 at 1:27 pm

    You and your family are in our prayers. I’ve lived in Arizona for a long time, but I’m glad we got to visit with you and Wayne a couple of years ago when we were back for a visit. Take good care of yourself.
    God bless,
    Tom & Andee Payne

  2. Jeanie Thompson July 10, 2017 at 2:43 pm

    Linda so so sorry for your loss of Wayne. We will keep all of you in our thoughts and prayers in the days and weeks ahead. I’m sorry we can’t come to express our sympathy on Wednesday but I’m watching my grandkids in Schererville this week. May God comfort you and the family in the days ahead. Sending our love, Jeanie and Gary Thompson

  3. Janice Patchett July 10, 2017 at 7:16 pm

    So sorry for your loss Linda.

  4. Judy Cogswell Ackerson July 10, 2017 at 7:31 pm

    Linda, sorry to hear about Wayne. We are praying for peace and comfort for you and your family. Don and Judy (Cogswell) Ackerson.

  5. Kevin Goodnight July 10, 2017 at 7:35 pm

    Aunt Linda and Kids, We were so sorry to hear of Wayne’s passing. There is not much that we can say that will ease your pain at this time, but know you are in our thoughts and prayers. Wayne will certainly be missed by all of his friends and family. Take care and stay strong.

    With Love,
    Kevin and Tammy Goodnight

  6. Phil and Gloria Crum July 10, 2017 at 10:37 pm

    Sincere sympathies to you and the family Linda.

  7. Ron & Erilda Coleman July 11, 2017 at 6:45 am

    Linda and Family
    So sorry for your loss. Prayed for peace and comfort. God bless – Ron & Erilda

  8. Jim & Diana Schutz July 11, 2017 at 8:58 am

    Gary and family,
    Uncle Jim and I are so very sorry for the loss of your brother! Our prayers for peace are with you and all your family!

    Uncle Jim and Aunt Diana

  9. Gengie Smith July 11, 2017 at 2:13 pm

    I am sorry for your families loss. It’s never easy to say goodbye but its only for a little while. Just look forward to seeing his smiling face again in a much better place. I will keep the family in my prayers. Gengie Smith

  10. Richard and Marilyn Clouse July 11, 2017 at 8:41 pm

    To all the family

    Sad to hear of a classmate passing away! Our thoughts and prayers are with all of you at this time. May God be with you.

    Dick and Marilyn (Weaver) Clouse

  11. Bob & Janie Shurr July 11, 2017 at 8:49 pm

    We are praying for the Job family.
    May the Prince of Peace comfort your hearts.
    Bob & Janie Shurr

  12. Ferrel & Frances Shoe July 11, 2017 at 9:14 pm

    Our condolences Linda and family. Remember him always from when he would visit the Sheridan KV Elliott Post.

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