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Floyd Amsberry09/25/1995
Graveside services for Floyd Eugene Amsberry, 89, of Warrensburg, Mo., who died September 25, at Ridgecrest Nursing Center in Warrensburg, were held September 29, 1995, at Graceland Cemetery in Knoxville.

Floyd was born March 12, 1906, in Marion County, the son of Ernest Centenial Amsberry (b.1876 – d.1948) Bessie Iona Gee (b.1877 – d.1929). He was united in marriage to Myrle Isadore Wynn (b.1909-d.1943) on October 29, 1927, in Des Moines.

She preceded him in death. He owned a trucking service in Des Moines for several years and operated Amsberry Grocery in Lovilia from 1950 until his retirement in 1969. He was united in marriage to Aimee J Stroud (b.1912-d.2003) on March 10, 1944, in Knoxville.

He is survived by his wife, Aimee, of Warrensburg, Mo., a stepdaughter, Mary Kay Saxe, of Charleston, S.C.; two step-sons, Les Stevens of Warrensburg, Mo., and Ken Stevens of Saugus, Calif.; seven step-grandchildren, and seven stepgreat-granchildren.

Arrangements were made by Williams Funeral Chapel in Holden, Mo.