Jason Ray Waters, 39, of Muncie, passed away on May 29, 2023, while surrounded by family at his residence. He was born May 31, 1983, in Muncie, IN.
Jason is survived by three children, Gage Waters (Arianna), Logan Waters, and Aubrey Waters; one grandson, Malakai Waters; and one brother, Josh Waters (Tamara Waters). He is also survived by his nephews, Titus Waters and Lyric Waters; an aunt; an uncle, and other nieces, nephews, and cousins.
Jason served in the United States Army / Indiana Army National Guard as a 19D Scout, where he obtained the rank Sergeant (E5). He served in several unit assignments, to include Atterbury Range Control and a deployment during Operation Iraqi Freedom (OIF 2007-2008) with B Troop 1/152 Cavalry, where he received the beloved nickname “Fifty (50)”.
Jason loved being with his children, nephews, brother, and sister-in-law. He had a contagious laugh and had a beautiful, loving heart. He would give and give to make someone smile. He loved playing battleship with the kids, ghost hunting, he had all kinds of crafts he would work on and loved making knick knacks. He loved golfing, being outside, and just spending time with his family.
Jason’s celebration of life will be held on Saturday, June 3, 2023, at 1:30pm. We will eat at 2:00pm and share stories until 4:00pm. It will be held at the American Legion Fraternal Organization. The address is 418 N Walnut St. Muncie, IN 47302.