1970 - 2011
Otho Reed Dudley, 41, of Kingdom City, passed away Sunday, November 20, 2011. at Callaway Hospital. He was born on January 28, 1970 in Fulton, the son of James Dudley and Gloria (Smith) Dudley. Otho was united in marriage to Michelle (Davis) Dudley, who survives his passing. Otho was a member of the Kingdom Hall of Jehovah's Witnesses in Fulton. He enjoyed fishing, tinkering with cars, remodeling houses, and landscaping. In addition to his wife and parents, Otho will be sadly missed and lovingly remembered by one son, Hunter Dudley of Kingdom City; one daughter, Rachel Dudley of Kingdom City; one brother, James L. "Jamie" Dudley Jr. of Kingdom City; one grandfather, Otho Smith of Bachelor; and numerous aunts, uncles and cousins. Otho was preceded in death by two grandmothers, Berneice Smith and Charlotte Dudley; and one grandfather, Reed Dudley. Memorial services will be 1:00 p.m. on Saturday, November 26, 2011, at the Kingdom Hall of Jehovah's Witnesses in Fulton with Mark Schaefferkoetter officiating. Cremation will be under the direction of Maupin Funeral Home. Memorial contributions may be made to the Hunter and Rachel Dudley Memorial Fund, c/o Maupin Funeral Home, 301 Douglas Blvd., Fulton, MO 65251. Online condolences may be shared at MaupinFuneralHome.com.