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Friday, December 18, 2020

Obituary - Billy Warren Langford

Billy Warren Langford, 61, Stockton, MO, formerly of Nevada, passed away on Thursday, December 17, 2020 at Cox South in Springfield, MO. Warren was born August 28, 1959 in Dadeville, MO to Billy J. and Minnie M. (Clark) Langford. He married Patricia Ann Friar on June 16, 1984 in El Dorado Springs, MO.

Warren grew up in Stockton and graduated from Stockton High School in 1977. He attended Missouri State University earning a Bachelor of Science in Metal Technology, and later received a degree in Education. He worked at Farm and Home Savings and Loan in Nevada as a Computer Programmer for 10 years. He was employed by the Nevada School District from 1995 thru 2015 where he taught and coached. In 2017, he moved to the family farm near Stockton, MO where he raised cattle. Warren served on the Bronaugh School Board for ten years and was currently attending Riverside Cowboy Church in Nevada.

In addition to his wife Pat, he is survived by a son, Shane Langford (Chelsay), Milo, and their children, Henry and Amelia; daughter, Jessica Watts (Ryan), Nevada, and their children, Aiden, Alden, and Annie; daughter, Vanessa Lemon (Aaron), Goodman, MO, and their children, Kenley, Rylan, and Audrey; one sister, Pamela Wesley, Bolivar, MO; numerous nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by his parents.

Funeral services will be held at 1:00 p.m. on Tuesday, December 22, 2020 at Ferry Funeral Home in Nevada with Pastor Roger Beach officiating. The family will receive friends from 2-4:00 p.m. on Sunday afternoon at the funeral home. Interment will follow in the Stockton City Cemetery.

Memorials are suggested in his memory to Riverside Cowboy Church in Nevada c/o Ferry Funeral Home in Nevada.

***At this time there is no longer a statewide limitation on the number of people attending funerals or visitations, however those in attendance will be asked to maintain social distancing, and that people are asked to wear face masks to protect themselves and others.