Gordon Jay Hutson age 83 of Pennville passed away Sunday September9, 2018 in the IU Health Ball Memorial Hospital in Muncie. He was born in Portland December 5, 1934 the son of Harry and Hazel (Reichard) Hutson. He was married November 23, 1958 to Harriett Peer who survives. He was retired as Director of Jay County Public Welfare. He served with the US Airforce and was member and past master of Jay Lodge #87 F&AM and Scottish Rite.
Surviving are two sonsPatrick Hutson (wife Tina) of Knoxville, TN and Thomas Hutson (wife Pamela) of Azle, TX, one daughter Mellissa Hall (husband Jeff) of Portland, four grandchildren Joshua Hutson (wife Florence) of Anderson, Jamie Navas (husband Carlos) of
Avon, Joseph Hall of Portland and Matthew Hall of Portland, three great grandchildren Mason, Mavis and Meylee
Memorial and Masonic services will be Saturday October 6 at 2:00 PM in the Baird-Freeman Funeral Home. Family will receive guests from 1:00 – 2:00 PM. Memorials can be made to Jay Lodge #87 F&AM or Youth Service Bureau.