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Friday, January 29, 2021

Obituary - William Loyd, Jr.

William Loyd, Jr. age 53, lost his battle with cancer on Wednesday, January 27th, 2021 at his home in Clinton, Missouri surrounded by his loving family. Funeral service will be at 2:00 PM Saturday, February 6th, 2021 at Vansant-Mills Chapel, Clinton with a visitation one hour prior to the service. 

Burial will follow in Vansant Road Cemetery, Clinton. The family suggests memorial contributions be made to Golden Valley Hospice or the Truman Lake Cancer Fund and can be left in care of the funeral home. Fond memories and condolences can be left online at

William Franklin Loyd, Jr. (JR) was born March 2, 1967 in Clinton, Missouri to William and Catherine Loyd. William liked to hunt and fish, watching old westerns, he was a Union painter and owned his own business. One of his favorite things was spending time with his children and family.

William is preceded in death by his mother Catherine Loraine Loyd. He is survived by his loving wife Kerry Loyd, his daughter Allison Loyd his sons Jacob Loyd (McKenna Mendenhall) and Billy Loyd. He is also survived by his father William Loyd Sr. two sisters Lisa Gatlin and Juanita Utly and two brothers Mark Loyd and Robert Loyd. He also has nieces, nephews, and many friends that will miss him greatly.

Arrangements have been entrusted to Vansant-Mills Funeral Home, Clinton, Missouri.