Funeral services for Jaxson Lake Willard, 18, West Plains, Missouri, will be held at 2:00 p.m., Thursday, May 16, 2013, in the Rose Chapel at Robertson-Drago Funeral Home.
Jaxson died at 9:32 a.m., Saturday, May 11, 2013, at Cox South, Springfield, Missouri.
He was born June 27, 1994, at West Plains, Missouri, to Jason and Regina Butler Willard. He was a student at Ozark Horizon State School. Jaxson was a happy child; he enjoyed life and spending time with his family and friends.
He is survived by his parents, Jason and Regina Willard, West Plains, Missouri; one brother, Jay Willard, West Plains, Missouri; his grandparents, Edwin Willard, Jr., and Mia Willard, West Plains, Missouri, Carrie and David Thompson, West Plains, Missouri and Jack and Bea Butler, Pomona, Missouri; aunt and uncle, Tracy and Randy Crawford, Georgetown, Texas; special aunts and uncles, Larry and Shirley Butler, Dan and Jeanie Smith and Rosalea and Dan Cargill, all of West Plains, Missouri; special cousin, Carley Crawford, Georgetown, Texas; and special friends, Waco & Debbie Johnson, Brad and Susan York, Jeff and Carol Barton and Dan and Rhonda Singletary.
His paternal grandmother, Rhonda Butler and dear family friend, Don Luna, precede him in death.
Visitation will be held from 6:30 until 8:00 p.m., Wednesday at Robertson-Drago Funeral Home. Burial will be in the Oak Lawn Cemetery. Memorial contributions may be made to OMC Rehabilitation Department or Children’s Miracle Network, and may be left at Robertson-Drago Funeral Home.