August 10, 1936 ~ September 28, 2020

Born in: Edmonton, KY
Resided in: Edmonton, KY

Marvin Lee Devore of Edmonton was born August 10, 1936.   He departed this life on Monday, September 28, 2020 at his home at the age of 84.    Marvin was the son of the late Roy and Birchie Ellen Gassaway Devore.    Marvin was a long-time employee of SKF in Glasgow.    Marvin was known for his dry sense of humor and wit.    He was kind of a loner loving to spend time in the woods with his dog PJ.   Not only did he enjoy the woods but also loved woodworking.   Marvin attended the New Beginnings Church of God in Edmonton.    He is survived by his wife Brenda Sue Bray Devore.   A son Roger and wife Yvonne Devore of Pulaski, Tennessee.    Two stepchildren.   Mark and wife Debbie Atkins of Columbia.   Donna and husband John Mann of Smiths Grove.  Three grandchildren.  Christopher and wife Sherise Devore, Marie Grimsley and Crystal Tucker.   Five great grandchildren.   Henry, Rosalynn, Chris, Brody and McKayla.   One great-great granddaughter Paisley.   Besides his parents Marvin was preceded in death by one brother and sister.  Donald and Shirley Devore.  Funeral services for Marvin will be held 1:00 PM  Friday in the chapel of Butler Funeral Home with burial in the Pleasant Hill Cemetery.   Visitation will be from 10:00 AM  Friday until service time at the funeral home.  Butler Funeral Home is both honored and privileged to be entrusted to the care of Marvin Devore.  Please share your condolences with the family at Due to the current Covid-19 Crisis services will be limited to close family and mask will be required.

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  1. So sorry to hear of Marvin’s passing…I have such sweet memories of him and Roy and Birchie! The years at Bellview gave me a great appreciation for the love and goodness in that family. Blessings on all his family surviving. (Roger, I love you, too!)

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