Gary LeRoy Agard


Gary LeRoy Agard, 84, of Augusta, passed away Wednesday (Jan. 8, 2020).


Gary was born in Wichita on March 11, 1935, to Madeline Grace (Skaer) Davis and Roy L. Agard. He retired from the U.S. Air Force as a major. He was later a maintenance supervisor at Exxon Mobil Oil.


On November 21, 1981, he married Norma (Gardner) Millison Agard in Augusta, who survives him. He is also survived by: daughters, Garrie Lynne Kancewick (Stan), Kay Christner (Tom), Jean Morgan (George), Lisa Mahaffey (Cliff); son, Mark Agard; grandchildren, Michael, James, Thomas, and Sam Kancewick, Blair Miller (Kevin), Bailey Kearney (Cody), Kelsey Howse (Joe), Allen and Aaron Morgan, Stu Runberg, Madeline Nixon (Adam), Jennifer Dudley (Nick), John and Zane Runberg, Ben and Jon Agard, Travis Hall (Anna); great grandchildren, Chandler Kearney, Guinevere and Minerva Nixon, Tayler, Natalie, Jayden, and Whitney Hall; half-sisters, Linda Glenn (Dale), Jane Agard.


Preceded in death by: his mother, Madeline Grace (Skaer) Davis; father, Roy L. Agard; step father, Donald Davis.


Visitation will be from 1 to 2 p.m. with service at 2 p.m. Monday (Jan. 13, 2020) at Augusta United Methodist Church, Augusta. Burial will follow at Elmwood Cemetery Augusta.



Memorial donations to Augusta Historical Society 303 State St. Augusta, KS 67010.