Cecil Meek, 81 of Camden, passed away at 4:15 a.m. Wednesday, Sept. 11, 2013 at North Kansas City Hospital.
Cecil Ivan Meek was born Sept. 19, 1931 in Parkerton, to Jessie and Margarette Avery Meek. He attended a number of grade schools in the Grundy County area and then graduated from Trenton High School. On March 20, 1955 he united in marriage to Betty Edwards in Brooklyn. Cecil served in the United States Army during the Korean War, and later farmed in Harrison County. He also worked as a meat cutter for 12 years with Hy-Vee and I.G.A. In his spare time Cecil enjoyed hunting and fishing.
Survivors include his wife Betty of Camden, a daughter Marilyn Hall of Warrensburg; Sons, Rick Meek and wife Julie of Brookfield, and Farrin Meek of Camden, a sister Anna Losey and her husband Roger of Browning, a brother Mervin Meek and his wife Marilyn of Hilliard, Fla., 10 grandchildren and 12 great-grandchildren.
Those preceding him in death include his parents, a son Bud Meek and a sister Helen Bozarth.
Funeral services are scheduled for 1 p.m., Saturday, Sept. 14, at Resthaven Mortuary of Trenton. Burial will follow in the Edinburg I.O.O.F. Cemetery at Edinburg. A visitation is scheduled for 7 until 8 p.m. Friday evening at Resthaven Mortuary.
Memorial donations are suggested to the Edinburg I.O.O.F. Cemetery and may be left or mailed to the funeral home, Whitaker Eads Funeral Home, 813 Custer, Trenton, Mo. 64683