Talmadge Debord, 92, of Grayson passed away Tuesday, February 14, 2017 at the Community Hospice Care Center in Ashland. He was born June 1, 1924 in Elliott County, KY a son of the late Grover Cleveland and Sarah Mauk Debord.
Mr. Debord was a Navy Veteran, 2nd Class Petty Officer during WWII. He was a member of Kilgore Methodist Church and a Station supervisor for the Kentucky Power. He was a retired minister of the Grassland United Methodist Church.
In addition to his parents he is preceded in death by his wife, Myrtle Debord; a daughter, Pamela Diane Debord; three brothers, Junior, Howard and James Debord; two sisters, Vaughn Gearhart and Wilma Gibson.
He is survived by three sisters, Kathleen Russell of Grayson, Lois Delaney of Augusta, GA and Phyllis Osbourne of Marion, IN; three special great-great- nieces, Kyser Marie Stephens , Parker Jade Stephens, and Meredith Dickison and a host of nieces and nephews.
Funeral services will be Saturday, February 18, 2017 at 1:00 p.m. at Kilgore United Methodist Church, Fred Wiles, and minister. Entombment will follow in the Rose Hill Burial Park with military rites by American Legion Post #93.
Visitation will be Friday, February 17, 2017 from 6:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m. at the Sparks Funeral Home in Grayson and will lie in state at the church from 12:00 – 1:00 p.m.
Online condolences at www.sparksfh.com