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John Michael Compton

November 17, 1954 ~ September 1, 2020 (age 65)


John Michael Compton, 65, of Franklin, Indiana, passed away on Tuesday, September 1, 2020 in Franklin. 

John was born on Wednesday, November 17, 1954 in Columbus to the late John Dale Compton and Joan (Billingsley) Compton.

John proudly served in the U.S. Army for 19 years, from 1983 to 2002, and worked as a medic for the National Guard. He made life-long friends while in the military and remained close to them ever since. After his successful and fulfilling military career, John spent his time enjoying cigars, sipping bourbon, and hanging out with his golfing buddies. 

John is survived by his wife, Ann Marie (Hillen) Compton; his children, Heather Peters and Cory (Chelsea) Compton, both of Franklin; his sisters, Lou Ann Followell and Linda Crippen, both of Columbus; his grandchildren, Jacob, Abby, Sadie, Olive. He was preceded in death by his parents.

No services are planned at this time. Arrangements entrusted to Jessen Funeral Home ~ Franklin Chapel.





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