Vic L. Graybill, the son of Lynn Keith and Margaret Grace (Schuster) Graybill, was born July 30, 1937, in Logan, Iowa. Vic attended the Shelby, Iowa, and Rock Port, Missouri, schools, graduating in 1956.
On May 19, 1957, Vic was united in marriage to Marcialea Lehman at Tarkio Methodist Church and resided in Tarkio, Missouri. In 1963, they moved to Aurora, Colorado, where Vic owned and operated a janitorial service and a dry cleaning business. In 1976, they returned to Tarkio, where Vic owned a dump truck and operated it for Fleming Babcock, Incorporated, of Riverside, Missouri. In 1980, Vic started Tarkio Tire and then in 1984, opened Graybill Tire and Repair in Rock Port. This business expanded to include service bays for semi-trucks, a chrome and detail shop, and a tow and repair service. In 2014, Vic sold his business and retired due to ill health. In April of 2019, Vic and Marcialea moved to Maryville, Missouri, where they resided until the present time. Vic passed away Sunday, February 2, 2020, at Maryville Living Center, Maryville, at the age of 82.
Vic was a lifetime member of the Tarkio Presbyterian Church. He also enjoyed golfing and taking trips in his RV.
Besides his parents, Vic was preceded in death by sister, Merry Jackson; son-in-law, Buck Gearhart; and nephew, Erik Graybill. Survivors include his wife, Marcialea Graybill, Maryville; children, Randy Graybill, Tarkio, Stacie Clevenger, Maryville, Scott (Melissa) Graybill, Kansas City, Missouri, Sherry (Tim) Volker, Auburn, Nebraska, and Shawn (Laura) Graybill, Kansas City; brother, Larry (Dorothy) Graybill, Alvin, Texas; brother-in-law, J.M. Jackson, Mound City, Missouri; 10 grandchildren; four great-grandchildren; and nieces and nephews.
A memorial service will be held at 11:00 a.m. Saturday, February 15, 2020, at Tarkio Presbyterian Church, Tarkio, conducted by Pastor Terry Robison and Rev. Will Ratcliff. Inurnment will be at Home Cemetery, Tarkio. The family will receive friends from 10:00 to 11:00 a.m. Saturday, February 15, prior to the service at Tarkio Presbyterian Church. Memorials may be directed to Mosaic Home Health and Hospice, Maryville, or Tarkio Presbyterian Church. Online condolences may be left at www.minterfuneralchapels.com. Services are under the direction of Davis Funeral Home, Tarkio.