Gary Mansker

Thursday, August 25, 2011

Gary Gene Mansker, 67, of Allenville died Monday, Aug. 22, 2011, at his home.

He was born June 29, 1944, at Delta, son of Nadine Cutright. He and Imogene McFall were married Oct. 2, 1967.

Gary was a disabled truck driver for Big Lake Transport Inc. in Charleston, Mo.

He was a veteran of the U.S. Army and served in Germany.

Survivors include his wife of the home; two sons, Rick (Donna) Martin of Jackson, Larry (Liz) Martin of Cape Girardeau; two daughters, Beverly Lair of Brownwood, Mo., Darlene (Rick) Kinder of Gordonville; a brother, Gale Cutright of Norfolk, Va.; a sister, Cheryl Terry of Delta; 11 grandchildren; and seven great-grandchildren.

He was preceded in death by his mother; a daughter, Sylvia Harris; a sister, Minnie Phelps; and stepfather, Lloyd Cutright.

A graveside service with full military honors will be held at 2 p.m. Saturday at Fairview Cemetery near Arbor, Mo. The Rev. Phil Thompson will officiate.

Amick-Burnett Funeral Chapel in Chaffee, Mo., is in charge of arrangements.