David Alan Stuart, 61, of Laddonia, passed away Sunday, January 31, 2021 at his home, with his family by his side, after a 7-month battle with cancer.
David was born November 27, 1959 in Boonville, Missouri, a son of Albert Lloyd “Hoss” and Alma Mae (Claussen) Stuart.
On February 29, 1992 in Mexico, Missouri, he married Pamela Louise (Pugh) Huddleston. David and Pam have lived in Laddonia for the past 6 years. Prior to that, they lived in Mexico from 2002 – 2014 and Defiance from 1992-2002.
David had worked for Shade Tree in St. Louis as a tree trimmer for over 11 years, with his last position as foreman.
He liked bowling, vacationing, going to the boat and playing corn hole. David enjoyed watching his Missouri sports teams, with his favorites being St. Louis Cardinals baseball and Kansas City Chiefs football. He loved his dogs, Lily and Brooklyn. David was a sweet, kind and caring man that would do anything for those he cared about. He will be deeply missed by his family and friends.
David is survived by his wife, Pamela Louise Stuart, of the home in Laddonia; daughters and sons-in-law, Shelly Denise and Keith Feazel, of Martinsburg and Robyn Lynn and John Sloan, of O’Fallon; five grandchildren, Jordan Andrew Jeffries and fiancee’ Erica Cochran, of Mexico, Sarah Nicole Jeffries and fiancé, Chris See, of Columbia, Makenna Rae Walker, of Auxvasse, Cody James Vanderbilt, of O’Fallon and Alayna Michelle Vanderbilt, of O’Fallon; sister, Rhonda Arlene Delozier and Jamie Foiles, of Laddonia; brothers-in-law and sisters-in-law, Robert and Linda Pugh, of Mexico, Keith and Mardi Pugh, of Mountain Home, Idaho and Karen Fierge, of Mexico; in addition to nieces, nephews, aunts and uncles.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Albert “Hoss” and Alma Stuart; sister, Kimberlynn Kay Delozier; brother, Gary Dale Stuart; niece, Lacy Delozier; father-in-law and mother-in-law, James and Helen Pugh and brother-in-law, Earl Fierge.
At David’s request, there will be no services.
Arrangements were under the direction of the Myers Funeral Home in Wellsville.
Memorial contributions were suggested to the City of Mexico Animal Shelter c/o Myers Funeral Home, 203 East Bates Street, Wellsville, MO 63384.
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