Services were held for Wilbur G. Purvis, 90, Wednesday, Oct. 9, 2013 at the Main Street Chapel of the Anderson Funeral Homes with the Rev. Karen Cluts officiating. Pallbearers were Joshua Freeman, Michael Ballard, Craig Freeman, Rick Hurst, Cody Hotchkin, Andy Knott and Terri Boyd. Groups in attendance were former employees of The Telephone Pioneers of America and employees of the Iowa Veterans Home. Final resting place is at Rose Hill Memorial Gardens in Marshalltown. The Main St. Chapel of the Anderson Funeral Homes was entrusted with the arrangements.