Ray Wagoner

Friday, May 20, 2011

ORAN, Mo. -- Ray "Butch" Wagoner, 64, of Oran died Thursday, May 19, 2011, at the family home.

He was born Sept. 12, 1946, in Painton, Mo., to the late Donald and Hortense Shores Wagoner.

Wagoner was a retired self-employed construction worker.

He is survived by a loving companion, Mabel Lee Murray of the home; three sons, Steve Reynolds of Oran, Jamie Wagoner of Jefferson City, Mo., Robbie Wagoner of St. Louis; a daughter, Crystal Jeter of St. Louis; a stepson, Chris Murray of Oran; three stepdaughters, Melissa Robert, Kim Sauceda and Cindy Murray, all of Oran; 10 grandchildren, Lee, Damaris, Joseph, Ariel, Cadence, Halie, Jordan, Justin, Ashley and Jake; two great-grandchildren, Seira and Justin; two sisters, Sharon Wright and Shelby Samoheyl of Houston.

He was preceded in death by his parents and a great-granddaughter, Haley.

Friends may call after 4 p.m. Sunday at Amick-Burnett Funeral Chapel in Oran.

The funeral will be at 10:30 a.m. Monday at the chapel, with the Rev. Brian Gill officiating. Burial will be in Williams Cemetery at Perkins, Mo.