David F. Pursell


David F. Pursell 78, of Nineveh, passed away Friday, April 29, 2016.

The son of Leonard and Esther Lukens Pursell, David was born Nov. 5, 1937, in Indianapolis.

A graduate of Howe High School, he earned an associate’s degree from Indiana University.

In 1996, after 37 years, he retired as an administrator with Indiana Workforce Development.

David was a member of the John Purdue Club.

Memorial visitation will be from 4 to 6 p.m. Wednesday at Forest Lawn Funeral Home, Greenwood.

David is survived by his wife, Freida J. Amos Pursell of Nineveh; sons, Leonard Thomas (Jill) Pursell of Fishers, Noel Douglas (Tammy) Law, Jr. of Tulsa, Oklahoma and Darren Edward Law of Columbus; daughters, Paulette (Russell) Allanson of Indianapolis and Jill Deanna Law of Bright; brothers, Alfred (Carolyn) Pursell of Tifton, Georgia, Edward (Trudy) Pursell of Noblesville and Leonard (Roberta) Pursell of Lafayette; many grandchildren and great-grandchildren.

Memorial contributions may be made to the John Purdue Club c/o Purdue Foundation, 403 W. Wood St., West Lafayette, IN 47907.

Information : forestlawncemetery-fh.com.