Marlene ‘Marty’ Luginbill


Valera Marlene “Marty” Luginbill, 88, of Kimberling City, Mo., passed away September 4, 2022, at home surrounded by family. She was born Feb. 7, 1934, in Augusta, the daughter of Jewel Aaron Scott and LaVona Pearl (Marley) Scott, who preceded her in death, along with her husband, Nolan Luginbill – married to Nolan for almost 57 years until his death March 7, 2015.

Survivors include a daughter, Terri Paris of Berryville, Ark., and a son Bill Luginbill of Reeds Spring, Mo.; two very special caretaker grandsons, Travis Leaming and wife Amy of Branson, Mo., and Jordan Leaming and wife Mandy of Leander, Texas; other grandchildren and four great-grandchildren; and uncles, several cousins, nieces, and nephews.

Funeral service will be at 2 p.m. on Saturday, Sept. 10, at Stumpff Funeral Home in Kimberling City, Mo. Burial will be at Missouri Veterans Cemetery in Springfield, Mo., alongside her beloved husband, Nolan.

In lieu of flowers the family requests donation to the American Cancer Society.

Her family will miss her very much and love and remember her always.