Funeral services were held for Sidney C. Killgore, 80, at 11 a.m. Thursday, July 3, 2014, at Lisbon United Methodist Church, 20048 Hwy. La. 2 in Lisbon.
Officiating were the Rev. Terry Willis and the Rev. R.B. Moore. Interment followed at Lisbon Methodist Church Cemetery. The family received friends at the church beginning at 10 a.m. Thursday.
Mr. Killgore was born March 1, 1934, in Lisbon to Sidney Curtis and Annie Bell Owen Killgore. He entered into rest Tuesday, July 1, 2014, at the family farm in Lisbon.
Mr. Killgore was a graduate of Lisbon High School where he excelled in basketball and baseball and was a graduate from Louisiana Tech. He was a veteran of the U.S. Army and retired manager of Hinton Well Service in Lisbon with more than 20 years of service.
Mr. Killgore was preceded in death by his parents and one son, Sidney Scott Killgore.
He is survived by his high school sweetheart and wife of 59 years, Marilyn Kimbell Killgore; daughter, Suzanne Killgore Williams and husband, Jimmy of Sibley; son, Grant Killgore and wife, Charlene of Homer; sister, Amanda Killgore Patton of Lisbon; brother, Bruce Killgore and wife, Diane of Lisbon; five grandchildren, Christin Robinson and husband, Thomas, Jennifer Meitner, Jay Williams and wife, Lizzy, Zach Killgore and Shea Killgore; four great-grandchildren, Braeden Robinson, Sydney Robinson, Gemi Robinson and Kaleigh Meitner; numerous nieces, nephews and other relatives and friends.
Pallbearers were Zach Killgore, Jay Williams, Thomas Robinson, Allen Killgore, Owen Killgore, Scott Malsam, Lee Patton and Bylon Cooper.
Honorary pallbearers were Floyd Burns, Arby Williams, Sammy Ware, Bill Copeland and Ben Malsam.
For friends considering memorials honoring Mr. Killgore, his family suggests Lisbon United Methodist Church, P.O. Box 186, Lisbon, LA 71048 or First United Methodist Church, 501 West 3rd St., Homer, LA 71040.