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Floy Debord


Floy DeBord, 63, of Orient died Wednesday, Jan. 2, 2019, at Iowa Lutheran Hospital in Des Moines.

Celebration of life memorial services will be 2 p.m. Thursday, Jan. 10, at Powers Funeral Home, 601 New York Ave., in Creston. The Rev. Jim Morris will officiate. Burial will be at a later date in Jerusalem Cemetery north of Creston. Open visitation with family present will be one hour prior to the service from 1 to 2 p.m. Thursday at the funeral home. Online condolences may be left at

Floy Jean (Hacker) DeBord, daughter of Peter Hacker and Marilyn (Watts), was born Nov. 26, 1955, in Atchison, Kansas.

In 1975, Floy Jean married Pete Wiley and they had three children, Ray, Mandi and Peter. They later divorced.

In 1992, Floy Jean married Robert L. DeBord in Winterset. He died in 2005. Floy Jean worked as a bartender as well as a nurse’s assistant. She received the Governor’s Award for her volunteer services in 1989 with MATURA.

Floy is survived by her husband Mark Miller of Orient; children, Ray (Ashely) Wiley of Clarinda, Mandi Wiley of Orient and Peter Wiley of Greenville, Illinois; grandchildren, JaiBre Spargur of Des Moines, William Dylan (Sarah) Martin of Waukee, Pantera Stowers of Murray, Dominic Wiley of Carroll, Adreinne Wiley of Carroll, Wyatt Webb (Jayden Patton) of Murray, Harley Ray Wiley of Shenandoah, Eli Thorne of Parkersburg, Joey Wiley of Creston and Jaxton Wiley of Shenandoah; great-grandson Archie Martin; brother Dan (Gloria) Hacker of Creston and good friend Judy Sammons.

Floy was preceded in death by her parents and husbands, Robert DeBord in 2005 and Pete Wiley in 2012.

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