Ernest Ray Comfort, age 65, of La Monte, passed away Tuesday, December 24, 2013, at Bothwell Regional Health Center.
He is survived his wife Linda Comfort, one daughter, Sharon Comfort, three sons, John, Louis, and Robert Comfort, all of La Monte; one step-daughter, Linda Kay Gillum, one step-son, Edward Griffin; four sisters, Margaret Hall and Rachel Younce, both of La Monte; Lavina Bedell of Sedalia, and Clarabell Moore of Nevada; six grandchildren, 10 step-grandchildren, and five great-grandchildren.
Ernest was preceded in death by his parents, one brother, George Comfort, and two sisters, Charlene Miller and Anna May Russell.
Graveside services will be held at 11 a.m. Monday, December 30, 2013, at La Monte Cemetery. The family will receive friends from 9 to 10:30 a.m. Monday, December 30, 2013, at the Moore Funeral Home in La Monte.
Memorial contributions are suggested to the Ernest Ray Comfort Memorial Fund with checks made payable to Shawn Bedell and can be left at the funeral home