William David Compton III
Oct. 14, 1994 - Oct. 8, 2013
JASPER — William David Compton III, 18, of Jasper passed away at 9:10 a.m. Tuesday at St. Mary’s Medical Center in Evansville.
He was born Oct. 14, 1994 in Jasper to David W. and Jennifer (Saul) Compton. He attended Greenville High School in Ohio and attended Northeast Dubois High School. During high school he was involved in football, baseball and wrestling. He worked for Farbest Foods and was a member of St. John Catholic Church in Loogootee.
He enjoyed fishing and hunting and was a die-hard Dallas Cowboys fan. He also enjoyed movies, music, animals and spending time with his family and friends.
He is survived by his mother, Jennifer Saul-Neukam and stepfather Derick Neukam of Jasper; his father, David W. and stepmother Brianne Compton of Oklahoma; one brother, Noah Hawrysz of Oklahoma; grandparents, Carol Saul of Montgomery, Pam Compton of Oklahoma, Diana and Robin Herwick of Michigan, and Richard and Shirley Neukam of Jasper; great grandparents Patrick Colvin of Washington, Betty Colcord of Michigan and Treva Merrill of Michigan.
He was preceded in death by his grandfathers James Saul and William David Compton, Jr., and his great grandmother Margie Colvin.
A memorial mass will be celebrated at 10 a.m. Monday at St. John Catholic Church in Loogootee with Father Joseph Erbacher as celebrant. Burial will be at a later date.
A sharing time of memories will follow the mass in St. John Center. Arrangements were handled by Ed Lee Mortuary. Online condolences may be sent at www.edleemortuary.com .