Peterson Funeral Chapel
William Ozbun, 88, of Aurora passed away Tues. Jan. 5, 2015 in his home.
He was born to Holloway and Mable Ozbun on Dec. 4, 1927 in McDowell.
William married Sylvia Jenkins on Dec. 23, 1947 in Bentonville, AR. and she survives.
Other survivors include 2 sons, Norman Ozbun and wife, Beverly of McDowell and Roger Ozbun of McDowell; 4 grandchildren, Rodney Ozbun and wife, Shelby of Eagle Rock, Brad Ozbun and wife, Jemi of McDowell, Bryan Ozbun and wife, Candice of McDowell and Rylee Ozbun of McDowell; 8 great-grandchildren and 2 nieces.
William lived most of his life in the Barry and Lawrence Co. area. He retired from Schreiber Foods and the Aurora School System. William and Sylvia owned and ran Bill's Coffee Shop in Purdy, MO. for many years. William was involved with the McDowell Gold Jubilee singing for many years.
He was preceded in death by his parents; brother, Pete Ozbun and sister, Cynthia Hunt.
Funeral services will be held Fri. Jan. 8 at 10:30 a.m. in the Peterson Funeral Chapel. Burial will be in Bethel Cemetery.
Visitation will be held Thurs. from 6-p.m. in the funeral home. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to McDowell Golden Jubilee Community building in care of the funeral home.