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Gary was born Jan. 1, 1962 in Muscatine, Iowa, to Leva Wilburn Hutchison and Marilyn Hagedorn. After his mother’s passing Gary was raised by his father and step-mother Nada Louise Sexton. He graduated from Mtn. Grove High School. Gary and Marsha Graham were united in marriage April 17, 1989 at the Little Bell Chapel, Harrison, Ark. Gary was employed by HMT where he worked as a technician. Gary enjoyed fishing and hunting, following the Kansas City Chiefs and always looked forward to mushroom hunting in the spring and the Skyline Picnic in the fall.
Gary loved his grandchildren. He loved being outdoors and outdoor activities including canoeing, tubing and horseback riding.
Gary was preceded by his mother, his brother Larry, and nephew, Dane Soloman.
Gary is survived by his wife, Marsha; two sons, Levi Warren Hutchison, of Ava, and Gavin Wayne Hutchison, of Springfield; two daughters, Ciara Dawn Hutchison, of Springfield, and Lacy Kay Fowler, of Ava; four grandchildren, Grace and Faith Crawford, Landon House and Kaydon Smith.
Gary is also survived by his parents, Wilburn and Louise Hutchison; a grandmother, Minnie Snoddy, of Ava; brother and sister-in-law, Marty and Marla Solomon, and brother-in-law, Mike Graham, all of Ava; a sister-in-law, Debbie Hutchison, of Moberly; a sister and her husband, Connie and Terry Lansdown, of Ava; and two stepsisters, Debbie Maynard and Dean Deel. Gary is also survived by a host of nieces, nephews, and cousins, aunts and uncles.
Funeral services for Gary will be Tuesday, May 8, at 10 a.m. in the Clinkingbeard Chapel, Ava, Mo., with burial in the Evans Cemetery. Visitation will be Tuesday from 9 to 10 a.m. in the funeral home. Officiating will be Pastor Buddy Boyd and Pastor Bobby Page. Memorials may be made to Evans Cemetery.
Online condolences may be made to www.clinkingbeardfuneral home.com.