Richard “Shawn” Elliott

Wednesday, June 14, 2017

Richard “Shawn” Elliott, 51, passed away Monday, June 5, 2017, after 2 ˝ years battling cancer.

He was born June 4, 1966, in Monett, the son of Larry and Kay Elliott. He grew up in the Cassville area, graduating from Cassville High School in 1984. He rode bulls for many years competing in many associations. After he retired from bull riding, he became a rodeo judge.

He accepted Jesus Christ our Lord and Savior and was baptized in 2002 in Cassville by Ben Loudermilk. He was a cowboy that loved the Lord.

He was preceded in death by grandparents, Tom and Lucille Turner and Eldon and Mary Elliott; dad Larry Elliott; brother Jim Elliott; and one son.

Survivors include: his mother, Kay Elliott of Exeter; and one sister, Regina Robbins and her husband Gene of Rocky Comfort.

Funeral services were held Friday at Fohn Funeral Home in Cassville. Richard Anderson conducted the services. Burial was at Oak Hill Cemetery at Cassville.

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