STEVE LeMASTERSPORTS EDITOR
October 11, 2012
John Darrel Osborne, age 72 of Ligon, passed away Wednesday, Oct. 10, 2012, at McDowell ARH.
He was born Nov. 11, 1939, at Ligon, the son of the late Bee and Gertrude Osborne. He was a retired construction worker and member of the Masonic Lodge, in Wheelwright.
John Darrel is survived by two sons, Paul “Frank” Hayes, of Martin, and Michael Arthur Osborne, of Ligon; two daughters, Mindy Ann Osborne, of Ligon, and Bonnie Sue Osborne, of Athens, Ohio; two brothers, Rudolph Pat (Loetta) Osborne, of Westerville, Ohio, and Scotty (Jane) Osborne, of Pikeville; a sister, Sandra Reynolds, of Ligon; and nine grandchildren.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by one brother, Jimmy Osborne.
Funeral services for John Darrel Osborne will be held at 1 p.m., Saturday, Oct. 13, in the Hall Funeral Home Chapel, in Martin, with Jay Tackett officiating. Burial will follow in the Burton Cemetery, at Ligon.
Visitation will be held after 6 p.m. Thursday at the funeral home.