Robert Francis DeBord, 76, Ravenwood, Missouri, passed away Monday, August 15, 2011 at Golden Living Center in Maryville, Missouri.
Robert was born April 11, 1935 in Maitland, Missouri, the son of Francis Wentworth and Jessie (Kennedy) DeBord. A graduate of Maitland High School, Robert married Margaret Jane Underwood on June 23, 1955 in St Joseph, Missouri.
He was a rancher and cattleman for CRI Cattle Company, Guymon, Oklahoma. He attended the Methodist Church.
His parents preceded him in death.
Survivors include his wife: Margaret, of their home in Ravenwood; his children: Craig DeBord, Clarksdale, Missouri; Kenneth DeBord, Hot Springs, Arkansas; Kevin DeBord, Garden City, Missouri and Sonja DeBord, Ravenwood; seven grandchildren; seventeen great-grandchildren and two sisters: Beverly Collins, Maryville and Deanna Winters, Lincoln, Nebraska.
Visitation is 9-10 am Saturday, August 20, 2011 at Price Funeral Home Chapel with a
Memorial Service at 10 AM. Burial will be in Maitland Cemetery, Maitland, Missouri.
Located approximately 45 minutes North of St. Joseph, Missouri, via Interstate 29 North to US 71 North (Exit 56A), Price Funeral Home is located at the corner of First and Market in Maryville, Missouri.
Coming from the South: Stay on US 71 North (1st stop light) to the intersection of MO 46 & US 71/136 Highways (2nd Stop Light). At the light turn left onto MO 46 West, continue going straight West 14 blocks. Turn left on Market, and the funeral home parking lots (upper and lower levels) are to the left.
Coming from the North: Stay on US 71/136 South (1st stop light) to the intersection of MO 46/US136. Merge right onto MO 46 West, continue straight on First Street traveling 14 blocks to Market (turn left), and the parking lots are on the east side of Market Street.
Coming from the East: Stay on MO46/US136 West (1st stop light), continue straight on First Street to the intersection of Market Street. Turn left and the parking lots are on the left.
Coming from the West: Stay on MO46 East (First Street), continue on through 1st stop light (First and Main), go one block East, turn right on Market, and parking is on the left.