Donald Ray Stout

Donald Ray Stout, 73 years, 7 months and 26 days old, passed away on Oct. 15, 2016 at his home in Rogersville with family by his side.

Donald was born Feb. 20, 1943 in Ava, Mo., to Johnie and Marie (Payne) Stout.

Donald was a retired brick layer. He worked most of his life in the Ava area.

He was also a U.S. Army veteran.

Donald was a Christian. He enjoyed fishing and socializing at both the Pay Lake and several local auctions. One of his greatest joys was spending time with his grandkids.

Donald was preceded in death by his parents; his infant daughter; one sister, Sue Potts; and one brother, Leon Stout.

Donald is survived by, Bonnie Stout, Rogersville, Mo.; four children, Michael Stout, Ava, Mo.,  Rayna Stout, Cedaredge, Colo., Trina Pruitt, Cape Girardeau, Mo., and Tracy Stout, Springfield, Mo.;  several grandchildren; one great-grandchild; four siblings, Linda Chamberlain, Marshfield, Mo., Ronnie Stout, Eldon, Mo., Ellen Pruiett, Marshfield, Mo., and Jay Stout, Mansfield, Mo.; many nieces, nephews, and a host of other relatives and friends.

Services for Donald were Monday, Oct. 17, 2016 at 2 p.m. in the Clinkingbeard Chapel, Ava, Mo., with burial following in the Vera Cruz Cemetery, Ava, Mo.  Officiating was Pastor Robert Roberts.

Online condolences may be made to www.clinkingbeardfunera