Funeral services for Lloyd Franklin Drumright, 72, West Plains, Missouri, will be held at 2:00 p.m., Saturday, January 2, 2016 in the Rose Chapel at Robertson-Drago Funeral Home.
Mr. Drumright passed away at 5:00 p.m., Tuesday, December 29, 2015 at his home.
He was born December 27, 1943, at West Plains, Missouri, to Albert Lewis Drumright and Betty Rae Personette Drumright. He attended school at Cedar Grove and on July 20, 1962, was married at Salem, Arkansas, to Helen Kaye Croney, who preceded him in death on February 13, 2012. Mr. Drumright was a logger and enjoyed camping, fishing and his work. He loved his children, grandchildren and great-grandchildren. Mr. Drumright was of the Baptist faith and attended Union Grove Baptist Church.
He is survived by three children, Shelly Lovins and husband, Tim, Sheila Ochoa and husband, Junior and Sharon Bussard and husband, John David; seven grandchildren, Jessica Kenslow, April Collins and husband, Chris, Mitch Lovins and wife, Jolene, Brandi Ochoa and special friend, James Norris, Shane Belt, Shelby Ellison and husband, Dakota and Tyler Lovins and special friend, Jessica Vermillion; ten great-grandchildren and two on the way; his mother, Betty Drumright; three brothers, John Drumright, Joe Drumright and wife, Barbara and Donald Drumright and wife, Mary; eight sisters, Helen Fox and husband, Donald, Lillian Lunn and husband, Olan, Joyce Burgess and husband, Danny, Mildred Andrews and husband, Robert, Rhonda Spencer and husband, James, Cathy Stockton and husband, Larry, Margaret Tackitt and husband, Curtis and Wilda Gibson; special sister-in-law, Karen Drumright; and many nieces and nephews.
His father, wife, two brothers, David Drumright and Clifford Drumright and one sister, Shirley Drumright, precede him in death.
Visitation will be from 6:00 until 8:00 p.m., Friday, at Robertson-Drago Funeral Home. Burial will be at Hope’s Rest Cemetery. Memorial contributions may be made to American Cancer Society or Gideon Bible Society and may be left at Robertson-Drago Funeral Home.