Jeffery Duane Souders, 36, passed away on October 18th, 2021, at his home in Sullivan, Indiana. He was born in Sullivan on April 20th, 1985, to Tony and Pam (Cullison) Souders. He was proceeded in death by his step-father Terry Bailey, grandfather Alfred Souders and Bob Cullison, uncles Jeff Souders and Robert “Bubba” Cullison, and cousin Derrick Earl. He is survived by his wife of 15 years, Rachel (Ridge), the love of his life; his brothers Jerry (Ashley) and Josh (Brittany); his parents Tony (Debbie) Souders and Pam (Brian) Gilliland; grandmothers Jean (Roy) Mitchell and Ruby Cullison; lots of aunt, uncles, cousins, two nieces and five nephews’ and lots of friends. He was a friend to all. He was beloved by his family and in-laws. Jeff graduated from William Henry Harrison High School, Evansville, in 2003. He was in the JROTC, and was on the Knightsville Township fire department for two years before moving back to Sullivan County. He was trained as a tool and dye maker at Ivy Tech Community College, and worked as a machinist at Rolls Royce in Indianapolis. He was an avid hobbyist and he loved “discussing” hot button topics on-line.
A celebration of life will be at Hymera Lodge 588 on November 7th, 2021 from 1:00pm – 5:00pm
The family has asked donations go to the local Sullivan County Emergency Personnel