With deepest sorrow we announce our beloved husband, father, Podgy and friend Vergil Eugene Lord Jr. passed away on September 27, 2020 at the age of 67. He was born August 17, 1953 in Bayreuth, Germany.
Vergil is survived by his wife Carleen Lord of Harvest, AL, his daughters Nancy Groce and her husband Brian, Rena’ Alexander and her husband Paul, Christina Lord, Katherine Brunaugh and her husband Jerry, Sarah Becker and her husband David; grandchildren Krysta, Riley, Hailey, Jacob, Tre’, Anna-Grace, and Gabriel.
He is preceded in death by his parents, Virgil and Frieda Lord.
Vergil served in the United States Army for 21 years and 6 months where he retired as a CW3. After his military service, he became a civilian employee for the Department of the Army continuing to serve his country for another 21 years and 6 months where he retired again to spend time with family, friends, and walking on the beach.
During his life on Earth, he made an impact on so many lives and served his country proudly. He will be missed by many.
The family will receive friends Saturday from 1:00 to 3:00 at the Lord’s house.