Johnnie LeRoy Foote

Friday, January 23, 2015

Johnnie LeRoy Foote, 81, of Nevada, Mo., passed away Jan. 19, 2015. He was born May 5, 1933, in Council Bluffs, Iowa, to the late Basil and Blanche (Buffin) Foote.

In addition to his parents he was preceded in death by his wife, Jean Foote; brothers, Walt Foote and Basil Foote Jr.; sister, May Pavich; and stepfather, Seymour Hathaway.

John is survived by his children, Gavleen Smoot and husband, Ray, Jay Shatto, and Robin Hager and husband, Jody; stepchildren, Rusty Nelson and wife, Doreen, Jeff Nelson, and David Nelson and wife, Jeri; sisters, Betty Million and Wanda Rodriquez; and grandchildren, great-grandchildren, and many other family and friends.

Visitation will be Friday from 6 to 8 p.m., at Hoy-Kilnoski Funeral Home. Funeral services will be at 10 a.m., Saturday, at the funeral home. Interment will be in the Garner Township Cemetery. The family will direct memorials.