Graveside services for Earl Cumpton of Adrian, Missouri will be 1 p.m. Thursday, April 14, 2022 at Oak Hill Cemetery under the direction of Schowengerdt Funeral Chapel (660-679-6555) in Butler, Missouri. No visitation. Burial in Oak Hill Cemetery, Butler. Contributions to American Cancer Society. Online condolences www.schowengerdtchapel.com.
Earl Henry Cumpton, age 52 of Adrian, Missouri died Thursday, April 7, 2022 at New Hanover Regional Medical Center in Wilmington, North Carolina. He was born February 27, 1970 to Robert Leroy and Karen Sue Lawrence Cumpton Sr. in Butler, Missouri.
Earl, one of seven children, was mostly a life long resident of Adrian Missouri. He graduated from Adrain High School in 1988. Earl worked in construction at the Adrian Coop for a few years and then for the Teamsters Local Union #541.
Earl is described as hardworking, private and possessing the stubbornness of a Cumpton. He enjoyed Chiefs football, Royals baseball, playing cards and the outdoors. Earl was beloved by all.
Earl is survived by his mother, Karen Cumpton of Archie, Missouri; two brothers, RC Cumpton and wife Carrie of Adrian, Missouri and Jeff Cumpton of Archie, Missouri; and three sisters, Rhonda Morrow and husband Josh of Topeka, Kansas, Kerri Biggs and husband Ronald of Archie, Missouri, and Diana Robards and husband Michael of Adrian, Missouri. Earl was preceded in death by his f