McMurtrey Funeral Home

McMurtrey Funeral Home

Thursday, September 29, 2022

John Larry DeVore


John Larry DeVore, age 77, of Edmonton, passed away Thursday, September 29, 2022 at his home. Born April 14, 1945, in Glasgow, KY he was a son of the late John I and Maple Lougene Pedigo Devore. He was the husband of Mary Helen Butts DeVore, who survives.  They were married 44 years.

   He worked as a farmer, of the Church of Christ faith and a proud Vietnam Marine Veteran.

    Survivors include one daughter, Clarissa Jane (Raymond Thomas) Bryant, Edmonton; one son John Parke (Mary Catherine) DeVore, Indianapolis, IN; two sisters, Sandra Thompson, Glasgow and Teena (Ronald) Taulbee of Winchester,Ky.; one brother, Wally (Norma) DeVore, Glasgow;  five grandchildren, Chloe Coffman-Keister, Cassandra DeVore, Hyacinth Bryant, Ashtin Bryant and Jonathan Coffman; and one brother in law, Eddie Gassaway.

  Other than his parents, he is preceded in death by a sister, Joan DeVore Gassaway and one brother in law, Junior Thompson.

   Funeral services will be Monday, October 3, 2022 at1:00 P.M. at McMurtrey Funeral Home, Summer Shade, with Gary Richardson officiating. Burial will follow in the Pleasant Hill Cemetery in Metcalfe County. Visitation will be Sunday, October 2, 2022, 2:00-8:00 P.M. and on Monday, October 3, 8:00 A.M. until time of services at 1:00.

   In lieu of flowers memorials may be to the DAV.



Cheryl Hurt said...

I will always remember the good times we had.

Anonymous said...

So very sorry for your loss.

Anonymous said...

All my love and prayers to your family. Gloria Butts

Anonymous said...

prayers for the family we were raised up together and good friends

Shi said...

I am so sorry to hear about Larry passing. My thoughts are with you all.

Anonymous said...

Our condolences to the family.
Bill and Debbie Blaydes

Michael Ward said...

as I learn of the passing of Larry , I immediately think how heaven is rejoicing his family that has gone before him ,they each surround him an embrace his kind soul . I remember how Larry wore many different hats in this ole world . . And I was blessed to have known him . May God so give the peace an strength priceless memories and a plan for meeting him again .

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