Lonnie Joe Cleeton

Lonnie Joe Cleeton U.S. Veteran

May 10, 1941 - April 30, 2013

Lonnie Joe Cleeton, 71, of Payson, formerly of Moberly, Mo., died April 30, 2013 at his home. He was born May 10, 1941 to Lora Kribbs Cleeton and Joe Cleeton.
He served his country in the U.S. Air Force from 1959-1963. He married Marvelene Maybee of Soldier Grove, Wis. on April 5, 1964.
Mr. Cleeton began his career with A.B. Chance Co. and retired from DuPont after working for them from 1978-1999. Mr. Cleeton and his wife retired in 1999 and moved to Payson.
His parents and one sister, Doris Ann Holman, preceded him in death.
Surviving are his wife of 49 years, Marvelene Cleeton of Payson; son, David Cleeton and Patty White of Moberly, Mo.; daughter, Kelly Winter and fiance Gary Moser of Huntsville, Mo.; grandson, Greg Sander and Jaymi Evans of Moberly, Mo.; granddaughter, Rachel and Dante Stoneking of Moberly, Mo.; granddaughter, Miranda Whitcomb of Massachusetts; two great-grandchildren, Isaac and Jeremiah Stoneking of Moberly, Mo.; nephew, Steve and Tempy Holman of Huntsville, Mo.; niece, Debbie Reamous of St. Louis, Mo.; and a niece and nephew as well as several cousins.
A memorial service will be held at later date.