Lewis 'Bucky' DeBord (1942 - 2019)

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Fraker Funeral Home
1445 Kingston Highway
Kingston, TN
37763
(865)-717-7727
Graveside service
Friday, May 31, 2019
2:00 PM
Kingston Memorial Gardens
Obituary

Lewis "Bucky" DeBord, 76, of Kingston, passed away Saturday, May 25, 2019, at the Methodist Medical Center in Oak Ridge.
He was born Nov. 1, 1942, in Knoxville, and was a member of Kingston United Methodist Church. Bucky retired from Y-12 Nuclear Plant, where he had worked as a radiographer. He was a U.S. Navy veteran who served his country proudly in Kenitra, Morocco, and was honorably discharged to the U.S. Naval Reserve Manpower Center in Bainbridge, Md. He was an avid hunter, fisherman and loved working in his yard. He was also a Dodgers fan. He was preceded in death by his parents, Lewis Baston and Katherine DeBord.
Survivors include his loving wife, Anne Felknor DeBord of Kingston; brother, Eddie M. "Butch" DeBord and wife Lynn of Staunton, Va.; sisters-in-law, Rosemary Townsend of Kingston, Jeri Slatton and husband Greg of Tellico Village and
Julia DeBord of Knoxville; and several nieces, nephews, extended family members and friends.
Family and friends will meet at 2 p.m. Friday, May 31, at Kingston Memorial Gardens for a graveside service conducted by the Rev. Sue Lynn Johnson and the Rev. Todd Chancey. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to Kingston United Methodist Church, P.O. Box 248, Kingston, TN 37763 or the animal shelter of choice. An online register is available at www.frakerfuneralhome.net. Fraker Funeral Home, Kingston, is in charge of arrangements.
Published in Roane County News on May 31, 2019
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