Leon Wayne Gill

Monday, July 20, 2020

Leon Wayne Gill, 62, Richards, Mo., passed away suddenly on Sunday, July 19, 2020, following a recent battle with cancer. Leon was born April 29, 1958 in Nevada, Mo., to Marvin O.R. and Beulah G. (Bear) Gill. He was married to Cindi Conley in September of 2001 and she survives of the home.

Leon grew up in the Rich Hill area and graduated from Rich Hill High School Class of 1977. He has lived in Richards for the past 40 years. Leon had worked as a cattle rancher all his life. He was known as a kindhearted man who was always willing to do for others when needed. He enjoyed gardening and loved spending time with his granddaughter.

In addition to his wife Cindi, he is survived by two sons, Tyler Gill, Rich Hill, Mo., and Colby Gill, Richards, Mo.; one granddaughter, Mariana Gill; a sister, Diana Wright (Russ), Maysville, Mo.; and several nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by his parents.

A gathering of family and friends will be held at a later date.

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