Clyde Marquis Pasley Jr., 80, Marionville, was born on August 27, 1932, in Roscoe to Clyde Marquis and Ada Belle Crowder Pasley and he passed away at 1:48 a.m. Thursday, May 9, 2013, in Mercy Hospital in Springfield.
After graduating from college at Central Missouri State University and a stint in the United States Army, Clyde went back to farming and the Pasley Auction Company, a family business, before going into agricultural sales.
On Jan. 31, 1974, in the Little Brown Church in the Vale in Nashua, IA, he was married to the former Laura Monette Marie Hartzel Snider.
Clyde and Monette moved to the Ozarks Methodist Manor in 2006 from Bella Vista, AR.
He was a member of the First Baptist Church of Marionville.
His survivors include his wife of the home, two sons and daughters-in-law, Clyde Marquis III and Brenda Pasley of El Dorado, KS, and Michael Loren and Nancy Pasley of Shawnee, KS; a step-son, Steve Snider of Pea Ridge, AR; a step-daughter and step-son-in-law, Laura and Robert Rodecap. of Hudson Oaks, TX; three grandchildren – Nicholas Pasley of Kansas City, Melissa Pasley of El Dorado, KS, and Natalie Pasley of Kansas City, KS; two step-grandchildren, Michelle and Eric Morgan of Grand Prairie, TX, and Matthew Snider of Fort Jackson, S. C., and his brother and sister-in-law, Dale Crowder and Janet Pasley of Roscoe.
Memorial services for Clyde Marquis Pasley Jr., will begin at 11 a.m. Tuesday, May 21, in the First Baptist Church in Marionville with Rev. Lee Miller Officiating under the direction of the Williams Funeral Home of Marionville. Unurnment will follow at 2 p.m. in the Missouri Veterans Cemetery in Springfield with full military honors. The family suggest contributions to the American Cancer Society.