Travis Ormsby Sr.

XENIA — Travis A. Ormsby Sr. age 80, died Tuesday, July 22, 2014 at his residence. He was born April 17, 1934 in Warrenton, NC, the son of the late Travis V. and Mary (Woodlief) Ormsby. He was preceded in death by his daughter: Phyllis Renee Ormsby; a son: Wiley David Ormsby; great granddaughter: Jessica Renee; and 2 sisters. He is survived by his wife of 59 years, Irene Hester Ormsby; son: Travis A. Ormsby, Jr. of Warrenton, NC; daughters: Angela (Rick) Daughtrey of Henderson, NC; and Kimberly Gross of Virginia Beach, VA; brother: Lynn Ormsby and sister: Linda Diane Ormsby, both of Raleigh, NC; 5 grandchildren and 7 great grandchildren. TSgt Ormsby proudly served as a US Air Force Chaplain for over 20 years, which included 2 tours in VietNam. After retiring from the Air Force, he served as a Church of God Minister in the southern Ohio region. Graveside Services with military honors will be held 11 AM Saturday, July 26, 2014 at Valley View Memorial Gardens, Xenia. McColaugh Funeral Home, Inc., 826 N. Detroit St., Xenia. (Blalock Funeral Home, Warrenton, NC handled the transportation arrangements.) Online condolences may be made to the family at

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McColaugh Funeral Home
826 North Detroit Street Xenia, OH 45385
Published in Xenia Daily Gazette from July 23 to July 24, 2014