Obituary for Talmadge Debord
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