Gary L. Bebout

December 05, 1938 ‒ November 21, 2003

Mount Vernon, Ohio

Gary L. Bebout, age 64, of Burtnett Rd., Gambier, died at his home Friday, November 21, 2003. He was born in Knox County December 5, 1938, son of the late Frederick and Mabel (Lifer) Bebout and had been a lifetime resident of the county. He had been and employee of the Howard High School and the Mount Vernon High School. Mr. Bebout attended the Bladensburg Church of Christ and was currently a member of the Board Of Directors of the Knox County Red Cross. He was a founding member of the Kokosing Valley Antique Tractor Club, a member of the Land of Ledgend Antique Tractor Club, of Ohio Lodge #199 F & am, of Scottish Rite Valley of Columbus, of York Rite Bodies Chapter, Council and Commandry and of the Aladdin Temple Shrine.

He is survived by his wife of 44 years Linda Lepley Bebout, daughters Karen (Kurt) Thompson of Mount Vernon and Kathy Jean Bebout of Gambier, a son Kenneth (Latina) Bebout of Circleville 2 grandchildren, nephews and great nices and nephews. In addition to his parents he was preceded in death by brothers Charles Bebout and James Bebout.

A memorial service will be held on Tuesday at 5 PM in the Bladensburg Church of Christ. Mr. Ben McKinstry will officiate and the family will receive friends in the fellowship hall of the church following the service. The Flowers-Snyder Funeral Home assisted the family with arrangements.

Memorial contributions may be made to the Church or to Heartland Hospice through a family member. This obituary and a guest registry are online at