Paul Marshall Debusman
Remember
Paul Marshall Debusman
  • December 6, 1932 - February 27, 2017
  • Kentucky

Share This Obituary


Paul Marshall Debusman, 84, of Crescent Hill, passed away Monday with his loving family beside him.

He was born December 6, 1932 in Wichita, Kansas. He was a graduate of East High School, and received his AB degree from Baylor University. He was ordained as a minister at Emanuel Baptist Church, Wichita, KS.

He received MA and PHD degrees from the Southern Baptist Theological Seminary.

He retired in 1997 as Librarian from Southern Seminary. He was a member of Crescent Hill Baptist Church, where he had served as a Deacon, Louisville East Lions, American Theological Library Association, Barnette's Buddies, and various gardening groups. Paul loved his family, his church, helping people, choir, and was a great note writer.

Paul leaves behind a legacy of love, kindness and compassion. He will truly be remembered for being humble, generous with his time and talents and intelligent as well as a courageous Christian with integrity.

Paul is survived by his loving wife of 58 years, Amelia Orr Debusman, his two daughters; Melanie Lynn Debusman Bunger (Brian) and Amelia Ann Debusman McCarty (Bill). His grandchildren; Rachel Elizabeth and William Paul Bunger, Sean Matthew, Rebecca Ann, Kathryn Amelia, and Hannah Lynn McCarty.

A service to celebrate the life of Paul will be held at 11:00 am Thursday, in the sanctuary of Crescent Hill Baptist Church, 2800 Frankfort Ave. with interment to follow at Cave Hill.

Visitation will be held 3-8 pm Wednesday at Arch L. Heady-Cralle, 2428 Frankfort Ave.

Memorial contributions are requested to his church.

Please leave a condolence for the family at www.archlheadycralle.com