May 31, 1929 - Febuary 17, 2019
Herbert G. Shrum, 89, of Gravois Mills, MO died Sunday, February 17, 2019 at the California Care Center, California, MO. Visitation will be from 11:00 to 12:00 PM Monday, February 25, in the Kissee-Schofield-Eakins Funeral Home. Graveside services will be at 12:30 in the Brown Cemetery with Pastor Shetha Coffelt officiating.
Herbert Garlan Shrum was born Friday, May 31, 1929 in Cedar Creek, MO to John Dallas and Bertha Ann (Morrison) Shrum. He was a Seventh Day Adventist. Herbert enjoyed fishing, being outdoors, and the rodeo. In his youth he enjoyed bull riding a trick riding.
He is survived by a daughter, Tricia McCannon and husband, Stanley of Bunceton, MO; his life partner, Retha Boyd and family of Oak Grove, MO; two grandchildren, Michael Lester of Bunceton and Melissa Olsen of Pilot Grove, MO; two great- grandchildren, JoDee Lester and Madison Olsen; one great great-grandson, Cain Lester; two sisters, Coyeta Combs and Dottie Brown and husband, Larry.
He is preceded in death by his parents; three brothers, J. D., Erba, and Ernie Shrum and one sister, Tressie Shrum.
Arrangements are under the direction of the Kissee-Schofield-Eakins Funeral Home, Forsyth, MO.