He was born in Greencastle, Aug. 6, 1964, the son of William and Sandra Kay (King) Trout. Tony graduated from Rosedale High School with the class of 1984. Tony served in the Indiana Army National Guard for several years. Over the years, Tony had worked at J.D.'s Furniture, Great Dane Trailers and most recently Wal-Mart on Highway 46 in Terre Haute. Tony had also lived in Florida where he worked in the construction industry.
Tony enjoyed watching NASCAR, Dallas Cowboys and IU basketball. He also enjoyed spending time out doors fishing and hunting and spending time with family and friends.
He was preceded in death by his father William A. Trout, Greencastle, grandparents, Herman and Ellen Trout, Lagotee, and Dallas and Leattia King, Brazil.
Tony is survived by his children Paige Jackson and Olivia Trout and a step-son Reed Jackson, mother Sandra Lee and husband Robert E., Carbon, siblings Darrell Trout, Chris Trout and wife Tonya, Brazil, and Carmen Coker and husband Terry, Seelyville, as well as many extended family members and friends.
Services will be at French Funeral Home, Thursday, Dec. 29, 2011, at 7 p.m., with Pastor Jim McMahon officiating. Visitation will be at the funeral home, Thursday, from 4 p.m., until time of services. Cremation will follow with burial at Forrest Hill at a later date. Visit www.frenchfuneralhome.com to light a candle in his memory.