SHELDON-Visitation was held between 10 a.m. and 11 a.m. Thursday at the Sheldon Christian Church for Samuel Castlebury, 58, Sheldon, who died suddenly on Monday, Jan. 6, 2014. A memorial graveside service followed at Sheldon Cemetery.
Arrangements were under the direction of Daniel Funeral Home, Lamar.
Condolences may be left at www.danielfuneralhome.net.
Survivors include his wife of 40 years, Sandy Castlebury; two daughters, Shelly Castlebury and Samantha Hammond and husband Tyler, Burke, Va.; a son, Rocky Castlebury and wife Marissa, Mt. Vernon; his mother, Ruby Castlebury-Wright, Sheldon; two sisters, Cindy Leonard and Sheila Laning, Sheldon, and a brother, Joe Castlebury, Nevada, Mo.
He was preceded in death by his father, Walter Ralph Castlebury.
Mr. Castlebury was a lifetime Vernon County resident. He was an elder of the Sheldon Christian Church and served three terms as a board member of the Sheldon School system. He enjoyed a lifetime of loving his family, farming, fishing and watching the Kansas City Chiefs.