Danny Ray Backherms, age 68 of Salem, passed away Thursday, December 3, 2015 in the University Of Louisville Hospital.
Born November 26, 1947 in Harrison County Indiana, he was the son of the late E. L. and Opal (McKim) Backherms. He was a retired Human Resources Director, a former teacher and loan officer. He was a member of the First Baptist Church of Salem and had been a life resident of Harrison and Washington Counties.
He married December 22,1973 to Cheryl (Grace) Backherms, who survives.
Also surviving are: 2 daughters: Cara Marie Backherms, Orlando, Florida and Lauren Elyse Mefford, Sellersburg and 1 brother: Bradley Backherms, Dale, Indiana.
Funeral Service: 1:30 pm Tuesday at Dawalt Funeral Home with Rev. Dr. Steven Gorman officiating.
Visitation: 4 to 8 pm Monday and after 9 am Tuesday. Interment at Cedar Hill Cemetery at Corydon.
Memorial Contributions: First Baptist Church of Salem 200 East Walnut Street
Salem, Indiana 47167.