Harley David Stone, 24, of Memphis, MO passed away Sunday morning, May 20, 2018, near Arbela, MO. The son of Micheal and Kathy English Stone, he was born October 2, 1993 at Kirksville, MO.
He grew up in Memphis and attended the Scotland County R-1 Schools graduating in 2012. He went on to further his education attending college at Fayette, MO. Standing 6’4’’and weighing 200+ lbs, he played JV and Varsity Football as a wide receiver while he studied sports management. From there he moved to Warrensburg, MO where he joined the Alpha Kappa Lambda Fraternity and received a four-year degree in safety management, graduating in 2017. He interned at Manhatten, KS with the McCarthy Internship Construction. Returning back to Memphis, he currently was employed with the City of Memphis.
His friends were a big part of his life. Like “Old School” they were there for each other at all times. He enjoyed picking on his Mom & Dad in his own way. His other interests included riding his Harley Davidson, playing 500 baseball in his back yard, receiving all honors in sports including, kicking the winning field goal at Salisbury, MO in 2014 and voted #1 kicker, pitching a no hitter against Palmyra, MO and being a big Raider Fan!
He was preceded in death by his grandparents, Jeyrl and Arlene Stone along with his aunt, Donna Hatfield.
Those left to cherish his memories are his parents: Mike and Kathy Stone of Memphis, MO; his grandparents Don and Mary Anna Troutman; his aunt, Becky McCuiston and family; uncles, Ron Stone and special friend Amanda, Delbert English, Dean Troutman and Donovan Troutman and family and Rodney Hatfield; along with cousins and many friends.
Memorials in lieu of flowers are suggested to the Alpha Kappa Lambda Fraternity in care of the Payne Funeral Chapel, 202 E. Madison St., Memphis, MO 63555.
Funeral services were held Wednesday, May 23, 2018, at the Memphis United Methodist Church with Mike starting it off with playing Amazing Grace and Pastor Paul Smith officiating.
Visitation was held at the church from 10:00 a.m. until the time of service. Interment followed in the Memphis Cemetery.
Pallbearers were Rob Pollan, Keegan Wirths, Laden Holt, Will McRobert, Lucas Howard, Christian Bradley, Justin Girardin, Landyn Swearingen, Stevi See, Skyler Holton, Jed Troutman, Tyler Troutman, Tad Anderson, Zach Garrison, Chris Chabert, Cody Chabert, Cameron Stone, Jayston Wright and Austin Thrasher.
Online condolences may be sent to the Stone family by logging onto Payne’s website at www.paynefuneralchapel.com
Arrangements were entrusted to the care of the Payne Funeral Chapel in Memphis.