William Cliffton Cary, age 62, of El Dorado Springs, MO passed away Thursday, June 29, 2017 after a five year battle with cancer. He was born March 23, 1955 in Nevada, MO to William Lee and Laura May (Savery) Cary.
Bill attended El Dorado Springs High School where he graduated in 1974. He served in the United States Army from Oct 1974 to Sept 1992. After retirement he began farming and worked for twelve years at 3M. Bill enjoyed hunting, taking care of his farm and cattle, horseback riding, and spending time with his grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by his father, mother, and step mother Evelyn.
He is survived by his wife Brenda; his children David Smith, Wendy Heywood and her husband Davis, Timothy Cary; step children Adam Ashlock and his wife Tiffany, Britney Ashlock, Bryant Ashlock, Amanda Payne and her husband Wilson; grandchildren Allie Ashlock, Tayler Ashlock, Ryan Eiskina, Ashlyn Eiskina, Easton Ashlock, Masyn Ashlock, Emerson Ashlock, and Treysn Arnold; sister Carlene Brackenridge and her husband Jerry; brother Carlos Cary and his wife Sandy; sister Cheryl Mann and her husband Billy; sister Cindy Fox; brother-in-law Steve Daggett, sister-in-law Linda Meyers and her husband Bill; his mother-in-law Wanda Daggett and several other uncles, aunts, cousins, grandchildren and great grandchildren, nieces and nephews.