Larry “Joe” Kingsbury

Larry “Joe” Kingsbury, 80, Smith Center, died Friday, Jan. 15, 2021, at Parkview Care Center, Osborne.

He was born Nov. 9, 1940, in Smith County to Marley and Irene (Hill) Kingsbury.

He married Glenna Smith on Aug. 30, 1958, in Smith Center.

Survivors include four children and spouses; seven grandchildren; 12 great-grandchildren; and 2 great-great-grandchildren.  

He was preceded in death by his parents; a grandson, Shiloh Pickle; a granddaughter, Heaven Milholland; four brothers, Arden Kingsbury, Paul Kingsbury, Merlin “Dean” Kingsbury and Russell Kingsbury.

Services will be at 11 a.m. Saturday at the New Covenant Church.

Visitation will be from 1 to 6 p.m. Friday, at All Faiths Funeral Chapel, Smith Center. Masks and social distancing are recommended. 

Memorials are suggested to Parkview Care Center or Larry Joe Kingsbury Memorial Fund in care of the funeral chapel. 

Condolences can be sent to the family at

Posted online on January 28, 2021