Wilborn F. Backman
LEXINGTON- Funeral services for Wilborn F. Backman, 95, will be held at 11:00 a.m. Saturday, June 29, 2013 at Bethany Lutheran Church with interment in the church cemetery. The family will receive friends from 6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. Friday, June 28, 2013 at Caughman-Harman Funeral Home, Lexington Chapel. Memorials may be made to Bethany Lutheran Church Cemetery Fund, 720 Bethany Church Road, Lexington, SC 29073.
Mr. Backman was born October 22, 1917 in Lexington County and passed away on Wednesday, June 26, 2013. He was a son of the late William L. Backman and Cora Shull Backman. Mr. Backman was a member of Bethany Lutheran Church.
He served his country in the United States Air Force during World War II. Mr. Backman retired from Spring Industries.
Mr. Backman is survived by his daughter, Diana Backman Keisler (Karl) of Lexington; son, Bruce L. Backman of West Columbia; 2 grandchildren, Lisa Keisler Shumpert ( Daniel) and Jennifer Keisler McGee (Joshua); sisters and brothers, Gladys Shealy, Jim Backman (Zelma), Mildred Ricard (Oda), Betty Ricard and Kenneth Backman (Judy). He was predeceased by his wife of 66 years, Rosabelle Taylor Backman; brothers, Alvin Bachman (Beck) and Bernice Backman.