William Arnold DeBord, 69, of Stanford, Ky., husband of Helen, passed away Thursday, May 17, 2012, in Lincoln, Neb.
Arnold entered into this life on July 8, 1942, in Somerset, Ky., the son of George Benton and Virginia Estella Turner DeBord, both of whom preceded him in death.
He was united in marriage to Charlotte Sowder on Jan. 2, 1964, and to this union came five children.
Arnold bravely served his country as a soldier in the United States Army, rising to the rank of SPC5 and he retired from Bosch-Rexroth as a production scheduler after 42 years of dedicated service.
He attended New Hope Church of God, he was a Kentucky Colonel and a member of the North American Hunting Club. Arnold will be remembered for enjoying fishing, hunting and gardening, for being an avid U.K. fan and for his love of spending time with his children and grandchildren.