Arlon Ebright, Obituary

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Arlon Otis "Butch" Ebright, Jr.

August 2, 1940 - August 14, 2014
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Arlon (Butch) Otis Ebright, Jr., 74, Parkville, MO died August 14, 2014 surrounded by his family. Visitation will begin at 10:00 AM and Memorial service at 11:00 AM Monday, August 18th at North Cross United Methodist Church; cremation. In lieu of flowers donations are suggested to North Cross UMC. Arlon was born August 2, 1940 to Rev. Arlon Otis and Gladys Pearl Ebright in Great Bend, KS. He graduated from Hutchison, KS High School and Junior College. Arlon's career included the U.S. Navy Reserves where he spent two years of active duty. He worked as a dental technician and then spent 21 years as a pilot for Sprint. The love of his...
Arlon (Butch) Otis Ebright, Jr., 74, Parkville, MO died August 14, 2014 surrounded by his family. Visitation will begin at 10:00 AM and Memorial service at 11:00 AM Monday, August 18th at North Cross United Methodist Church; cremation. In lieu of flowers donations are suggested to North Cross UMC.

Arlon was born August 2, 1940 to Rev. Arlon Otis and Gladys Pearl Ebright in Great Bend, KS. He graduated from Hutchison, KS High School and Junior College. Arlon's career included the U.S. Navy Reserves where he spent two years of active duty. He worked as a dental technician and then spent 21 years as a pilot for Sprint. The love of his life was his family and friends. Arlon loved to travel, play golf and work outside. He was an active member and officer of Kiwanis, NKC. Arlon was a member of North Cross UMC, active in its Inquirers Class, Bible Study and served as a Communion Steward. Arlon was also preceded in death by his wife's parents, Captain Edmond and Eloise Frazier; and his son, David Ebright.

Survivors include his wife of 54 years, La Donna Ebright; daughter, Heather (Jon) VanPelt and grandchildren, Hanna, Jillian and Jack, Groton, MA; daughter-in-law, Tammy Ebright and grandchildren Dakota and Hunter, Kansas City; sister, Marcia (Charles) Clements and Dorothy (John) Gilbert, of Crawfordville, FL; and brother-in-law, Ron (Marge) Frazier, Climax Springs, MO.

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"To Dottie: So sorry to hear about the loss of your brother. Although I didn't meet him when I was working at Sprint, I knew that he was employed by them..." Warren Young (Independence, MO)

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