Carl’s wishes were to be cremated. Memorial services will be held 1 p.m. Thursday, October 8, 2020 at Schowengerdt Funeral Chapel (660-679-6555) in Butler, Missouri. There is no visitation. Inurnment, Oak Hill Cemetery, Butler. In lieu of flowers, contributions to Friendship Full Gospel Church. Online condolences, www.schowengerdtchapel.com.
Carl Lester Grainger, age 80 of Rich Hill, Missouri died Thursday, October 1, 2020 at Medicalodge of Butler. He was born July 3, 1940 to Lester Golden and Bonnie Newman Alexander Grainger in Parkville, Missouri.
Carl is survived by his brother, Harold Grainger and wife Barbara of Butler, Missouri; and nephews and nieces. He was preceded in death by his parents; one sister, Edith Rinehart; nieces, Tammy Riddel and Jessica Lee Ann Evans; and brother and sister-in-law, Jim and Norma Grainger.
At the Schowengerdt Funeral Chapel, we practice social distancing, recommend face masks and discourage hugs and hand shakes. A card or phone call to the family would go a long way in remembering their loved one. If you don’t have family addresses, feel free to mail cards to us at the Schowengerdt Funeral Chapel (1301 N. Orange St., Butler, MO 64730) and we will send to the family.