John W. Lucas, age 61, of Shoals, passed away on Monday, January 4, 2021, in Jasper, Indiana.

He was born on February 8, 1959, in Greene County, Indiana, to Shirley Ray and Marian (Kline) Lucas. He married Brenda Sipes, in 1979, and she survives.

John was a 1977 graduate of Washington High School, received an Associates Degree from Oakland City University, and was a delivery driver for Prairie Farms throughout Southern Indiana.

He is also survived by one son, Lance Lucas; mother, Marian McKinney; grandson, Alex Crutchfield; one brother, Kenny Lucas and wife JoAnn; mother-in-law, Evelyn Sipes; brothers-in-law, Harold Sipes and wife Debbie and Rodney Sipes and wife Anna; one sister-in-law, Alusha Sipes; and one uncle, Mel Kline.

He was preceded in death by his father, Shirley Ray; stepfather, Bill McKinney; father-in-law, Cecil Sipes; and two nephews, R.J. Lucas and Kyle Johnson.

A funeral service will be held at 12:00 p.m. on Thursday, January 7th, at the Queen-Lee Chapel, in Shoals, of the Thorne-George Family Funeral Homes, Inc.

Burial will follow in the Spring Hill Cemetery. Matt Sullivan will officiate.

Visitation will be from 10:00 a.m. on Thursday until the time of the service at the funeral ho-me.

Memorial contributions may be made to the American Cancer Society.

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