DEXTER -- Chris "Mo" Mofield, son of Jerry Lee Mofield and Shelba Lane Mofield of Dexter, was born on Aug. 19, 1964 at Cape Girardeau and departed this life in the Missouri Southern Healthcare at Dexter on July 6, 2006, at the age of 41.
Chris attended the First Baptist Church in Dexter, was employed as a Funeral Director with the Rainey-Mathis Funeral Home in Dexter for the past 20 years, was a 1983 graduate of Dexter Senior High School where he served as Athletic Manager, was a member of the Dexter Lions Club where he served as Secretary and Past-President, was a former President of the Dexter Community Betterment, was honored in 1989 as Dexter's Man of the Year, was a member of the Hickory Log Saturday Lunch Bunch and a resident of Dexter.
He was united in marriage to Donna Jo Boyer on Sept. 30, 2000, at Dexter. Mrs. Mofield survives of the home in Dexter.
Besides his wife and parents, survivors include one sister and brother-in-law, Amy and Rick Delay of Bloomfield; by nieces Courtney and Chelsea Delay of Bloomfield; by his mother-in-law, Barbara Boyer of Sikeston; by his father-in-
law, Gary Boyer of Sikeston; by his brother-in-law and sister-in-law, James and Renee Boyer of Jackson; by his nephews, Jonathan and Jerod Boyer of Jackson; by his special aunt and uncle, Richard and Marla Bailey of Dexter; by his Maw and Paw, Bud and Marlene Creg of Dexter; by two men that he considered as his brothers, Darrel Pyle and Terry Faulkner.
He was preceded in death by a close personal friend, Byron "Butch" Beard.
Friends may call at the Rainey-Mathis Funeral Home in Dexter from 3 until 8 p.m. Saturday, July 8, 2006. Funeral services will then be conducted at 8 p.m. in the Rainey-Mathis Funeral Chapel with the Rev. Phil Warren, Dale Rogers and Eric Mathis officiating.
Graveside services will be conducted at 1 p.m. Sunday, July 8, 2006 at the Dexter Cemetery.
may be made to:
18 Fore Life Foundation
C/O Scott Kruse
10632 Apache Village
Dexter, MO 63841