Born Dec. 14, 1936, at Billion, Miss., a son of the late Harry and Alberta Killebrew, he was a U.S. Army veteran and affiliated with Bethesda MB Church at Malden.
Survivors include one son, Tyrone Perkins and wife, Dorothy, of Lilbourn; one sister, Jessie Lester of Memphis, Tenn.; one grandson, Anthony Tyrone Bell of Elkhart, Ind.; four step-grandchildren, three great-grandchildren and three step-great-grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by a brother, Willie Killebrew and one sister.
There will be no visitation.
Graveside services will be 11 a.m. Friday, Oct. 7, at Missouri State Veterans Cemetery at Bloomfield, Mo., with the Rev. Otis Hawes officiating.
Bradshaw Funeral Home of Malden is in charge of services.