Eldon Carmack, of Fayette, passed away March 27, 2015 at Ashley Manor in Boonville. He was 91 years old.
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He was born June 26, 1923 in Bald Hill, Oklahoma to Walter and Bessie Fanning Carmack. On November 10, 1947, Eldon married Wanda Steele in Milan, Missouri. She survives at their home.
Mr. Carmack was a farmer. He served his nation with honor during World War II in the United States Navy. He was serving aboard the USS Missouri when the Japanese surrendered.
Eldon was a member of Bible Baptist Church in New Franklin and the Veterans of Foreign Wars. He enjoyed his family, working on his farm, gardening and fixing things.
Survivors include his wife, Wanda of Fayette; his daughter, Martha Bell Crutchfield and husband, Jack of Huntsville, Missouri; grandchildren, Lawrence Nathan Bell of Hollister, Missouri; Andrea Bell King and husband, Jon of Westlake, Iowa; Jeremy Bell and wife, Bethany of Springfield, Missouri; Jordan Bell and wife, Lycia of Willard, Missouri; adopted granddaughter, Alison Britton Dice of Louisville, Colorado and two great-grandchildren, McKinley and Braxton Bell.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by a son-in-law, Lawrence Lamar Bell; and by four brothers, Andrew Carmack, Clyde Carmack, Tommy Carmack and Gene Carmack and by two sisters, Hila Linzy and Leila Ayers.
Funeral services will be at 11 a.m., Tuesday, March 31, 2015 at Markland-Yager Funeral Home. Visitation will be Monday evening from 6-8 p.m. at the funeral home.
Interment with military honors will be at Mt. Pleasant Cemetery in New Franklin.
Memorials are suggested to Bible Baptist Churc
Markland-Yager Funeral Home
113 E Broadway
New Franklin, MO 65274
Published in Boonville Daily News from Mar. 30 to Apr. 6, 2015