Elijah Honeycutt, Jr. 75, of Circleville, died November 27, 2017 at Mt. Carmel East Hospital. He was born on March 13, 1942 in Hemphill, KY, the son of Elijah and Arminda (Collier) Honeycutt. He was an U.S. Army veteran, member of Faith Baptist Church, Charter member Amvets Post 2256, member of American Legion Post 134, VFW post 3331 and Eagles #685. He was retired from Owens Corning. He was preceded in death by his parents; son, Mark T. Honeycutt; 2 great grandchildren; 5 brothers and 6 sisters. He is survived by his wife, Jeanetta (Justice) Honeycutt; children, Margaret Shoemaker, Willie (Sue) Honeycutt and Joshua (Angel) Honeycutt; 12 grandchildren and 17 great grandchildren.
Funeral service will be held 11:00 a.m. Friday December 1, 2017 at the Wellman Funeral Home, Circleville. Burial will be in Floral Hills Memory Gardens. Visitation will be held from 2-4 & 6-8 p.m. Thursday at the funeral home. Memorial contributions may be made to Faith Baptist Church, P.O. Box 815 Circleville, OH 43113. Online condolences may be made to www.wellmanfuneralhomes.com.