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Friday, July 30, 2021

Obituary - Scott Shearer

Scott Shearer, 47 of Butler, Missouri passed away Wednesday, July 28, 2021 at his home in Butler. Cremation with a visitation to be held from 2:00 pm to 3:00 pm Saturday, August 7, 2021 at Mullinax Funeral Home, Butler (660-679-0009). 

A memorial service will follow at 3:00 pm Saturday, also at the funeral home. Inurnment will take place in Oak Hill Cemetery, Butler, Missouri. 

Memorial contributions may be made to the Ronald McDonald House. Messages of condolence may be left for the family at

Scott Kory Arthur Shearer was born July 22, 1974 in Glendale, Arizona to Gene and Coleen Derenburger Shearer. He spent the first part of his childhood in Phoenix, Arizona, until the family moved to Amoret, Missouri where he graduated from Miami High School in 1992. In 1998 Scott was united in marriage to Bridget Popplewell and to this union two children were born, Mariah R. Shearer and Gage Kory Shearer. Later, Scott would be united in marriage to Jeanette Cacias, and to this union two children were born, Sianna and Greyson Shearer. Scott worked for Church & Dwight for 11 years.

He was proud of his advancements and achievements he made during his career with the company. Beginning first as a temp employee and working his way up to full time. In 2016 Scott earned his Associates Degree in Business from Metropolitan Community College, this also helped to advance his career.

Scott was a very family oriented man, he enjoyed his kids and grandkids. His favorite times were those spent in the backyard grilling with family.

Scott was preceded in death by his father Gene Arthur Shearer, Jr., by his brother Gene Arthur, III, and by his paternal and maternal grandparents. He is survived by his wife Jeanette Shearer, daughter Mariah Shearer and significant other Maximilian Haas and their children Sylvia and Sophia Haas, by his son Gage Shearer and wife Lacy and their children Kimbry Ella and Easton Shearer, by his daughter Sianna Shearer, and his son Greyson Shearer, along with step-sons Jacob and Joshua Smith.

Scott is also survived by his mother Coleen Shearer-Smith, brother Paul Shearer, nephews Shay Wilson, Peyton Shearer, and Cameron Cantor. He also leaves behind many other nieces, nephews, and extended family members that he held dear.