Floyd Lee Couch

Floyd Lee Couch, age 86, a resident of Braymer, MO, passed away on Thursday, July 9, 2020, at Bates County Memorial Hospital in Butler.

Floyd was born the son of John and Beulah (Rackley) Couch on Dec. 5, 1933, in Alton. Floyd was a 1951 graduate of Couch High School in Couch, MO. Upon graduation, he joined the US Air Force serving from 1952 until 1972, specializing in aircraft navigations. On Feb. 26, 1955, in Kansas City, Floyd was united in marriage with Mildred “Gina” Newland. She survives of the home. 

Upon retiring from the Air Force, Floyd began his Theological education at Central Bible College in Springfield, where he earned his Bachelor’s degree. He later attained a Master's in Theology from the Assemblies of God Theological Seminary, and eventually he received a Doctorate of Theology as well. Floyd served as pastor and associate pastor of multiple churches in Missouri and Texas during a period of over 20 years. He was a humble and faithful servant of our Lord. Most recently, he attended Richmond Assembly of God in Richmond, as well as the Gospel Christian Center in Cowgill. Floyd was a Ham Radio operator with over 60 years of experience.

Survivors include Floyd’s wife, Gina, of the home; three sons, Gregory Couch (Marcia) of Cowgill, Russell Couch (Cathleen) of Rich Hill, and Timothy Couch (Beverly) of Cooper, TX; twelve grandchildren; and 23 great-grandchildren. 

He was preceded in death by his parents; two brothers, John Couch and Lloyd Couch; and one sister, Betty Wilson.

Funeral service details may be found at www.lindleyfuneralhome.com once they have been finalized. Burial will be held at Salem Cemetery in Couch. Memorial contributions may be made to Cross Branch Cowboy Church, and may be left at or mailed to Lindley Funeral Home, P.O. Box 47, Chillicothe, MO 64601. Online condolences may be left at www.lindleyfuneralhome.com. Arrangements are under the direction of Lindley Funeral Home in Chillicothe.

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