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Earney R. Bay

July 18, 1956 December 15, 2018
Earney R. Bay
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Earney R. Bay, age 62, of Sullivan, Missouri, passed away Saturday, December 15, 2018 at Barnes Jewish Hospital in St. Louis, MO.

Earney was born on July 18, 1956 in Washington, Missouri, to James E. and Alice S. (Pewitt) Bay, Sr. He grew up in a military family and attended school in various places, before graduating from Sullivan High School, Class of 1974. He honorably served his country in the United States Air Force and was honorably discharged in 1978.

Earney met Clara Babb, fell in love and they were married on October 1, 1976. They endured several moves throughout their lives, but eventually made their home in Sullivan. Earney was employed at M.F.A. Propane for several years. He then gained employment at Peterson Oil Company as a Manager. Earney was still working for Peterson Oil at the time of his passing.

Earney enjoyed fishing, hunting, woodworking, visiting with friends, and playing Santa Claus, which he was very gifted at. He liked sports, especially volleyball and softball. Earney was a very active member of Sullivan First Assembly of God where he served as deacon, Sunday school teacher, choir and worship team member. He was very loved by his church family and was known for his sound advice and big bear hugs.

Earney is survived by his wife, Clara Bay of Sullivan; his mother and step-father, Alice and Jim Rogers of Sullivan; one son, Robert Mott and wife, Laurie, of Deltona, FL; two grandchildren, Blake Mott and Kayla Mott; one sister, Barbara Tutterrow and husband, Richard, of Sullivan; step-sister, Pam Stricklin and husband, Kevin, of Sullivan; one brother, Jim Bay and wife, Sandy, of Eminence, MO; nieces & nephews, other relatives & many friends.

He was preceded in death by his infant son, Shannon Bay; his father, James Bay, Sr.; his brother, Rick Bay; parents in law, Herbert and Margaret Catlett; brothers-in-law, Dennis Babb and James Babb; grandparents, Allen and Alma Pewitt, and John and Lucy Bay.

Visitation will be held from 4:00 PM to 7:00 PM, Thursday, December 20, 2018 at First Assembly of God Church in Sullivan.

A memorial service will be conducted 7:00 PM, Thursday, December 20, 2018 at First Assembly of God in Sullivan, with Pastor Kyle Phillips officiating. Inurnment will be in Stanton Cemetery.

All arrangements were under the care of the Eaton Funeral Home of Sullivan & Bourbon, MO.


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Visitation

Thursday

20

Dec

4:00 PM 12/20/2018 4:00:00 PM - 7:00 PM 12/20/2018 7:00:00 PM
First Assembly of God

951 Elmont Road
Sullivan, MO 63080

First Assembly of God
951 Elmont Road Sullivan 63080 MO
United States

Service

Thursday

20

Dec

7:00 PM 12/20/2018 7:00:00 PM
First Assembly of God

951 Elmont Road
Sullivan, MO 63080

First Assembly of God
951 Elmont Road Sullivan 63080 MO
United States

Cemetery Details

Location

Stanton Cemetery Final Resting Place

7031 Highway JJ
Stanton, MO 63080

7031 Highway JJ Stanton 63080 MO
United States
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