Michael William Marler, 48, of Mill Spring, Mo., passed away Saturday, Dec. 2, 2017, at Poplar Bluff Regional Medical Center.
He was born to parents Noah “Slim” and Betty Lou (Smith) Marler on April 10, 2017, at St. Louis, Mo.
Michael was a graduate of North County High School in St. Francois County.
He is survived by many aunts, uncles, cousins, and friends including a special cousin Ava Crowley who he lived with for many years. He is preceded in death by his parents.
Michael worked for many years providing karaoke services to local club’s in the Wayne County area. He had past attended the Mill Spring Christian Church. He enjoyed gaming and his computer.
Visitation was held Thursday, Dec. 7, 2017, at Ruegg Funeral Home, Piedmont, Mo. Services followed, also at the chapel. Burial followed at Mill Spring Cemetery. Pastors Richard Sanders and Ralph Damon ministered to the family and Mike Smith, Burnice Keathley, Wade Endicott, Nathan Esmond, Donald Sanders, and Dennis Goggins served as pallbearers. Online condolences can be made at www.rueggfuneralhomes.com.