Troy William Pyatt Jr.


    Troy William Pyatt Jr. of Cuba, Missouri was born July 14, 1953 in Steelville, Missouri to Troy William and Virgina Leora Brown Pyatt and passed away Saturday, December 21, 2019 at the age of age 66 years, 5 months and 7 days.


    Troy married Sharon Baker on October 13, 1973 at the Center Ridge Pentecostal Church in Davisville, Missouri.
    Troy grew up in Cherryville/Davisville, Missouri area and graduated from Viburnum High School. He was employed at Doe Run and retired in 2012. Troy attended the Assembly of God Church in Cuba, Missouri.
    Troy had a God given talent for his wood making skills such as wooden toys, signs and different types of cabinets and to the ones who own his crafts, they are cherished. For a period of time, he had his own shop, Pyatt Custom Cabinets.  
    Troy enjoyed watching TV, especially old westerns and sci-fi and listening to old country music. He also loved playing word and Yahtzee games with his wife, Sharon.
    He was preceded in death by his parents, Troy Pyatt and Leora Pyatt Hewkin; mother-in-law, Emma Baker; and sister-in-law, Beverly Jean Baker.
    He is survived by his wife of 46 years, Sharon Pyatt of Cuba, Missouri; two sons, Travis (Holly) Pyatt of Eureka, Missouri and Tyler (companion, Emily) Pyatt of Omaha, Nebraska; twin brother, Roy (Donna) Pyatt of Shrewsbury, Missouri; one sister, Gail (Bob) Green of Cherryville, Missouri; one granddaughter, Madison; father-in-law and mother-in-law, Jim (Kathy) Baker of Cuba, Missouri; brothers-in-law, Dave (Terry) Baker of Steelville, Missouri, Dennis (Patty) Baker of Springfield, Missouri and Mark (Suzanne) Kimons of Louisville, Kentucky; sisters-in-law, Sandy (Paul) Greathouse of Steelville, Missouri and Lisa (Tom) Morgan, Cuba, Missouri; other relatives and friends.
    Visitation was held from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Monday, December 23, 2019 at the Britton-Bennett Funeral Home in Steelville, Missouri.
    Funeral services were held at 2 p.m. on Monday, December 23, 2019 at the Britton-Bennett Funeral Home in Steelville, Missouri with Pastor Terry Hogan and Rev. Harrison Brown officiating. Special music of “In the Garden,” “Heaven Just Got Sweeter” and “Across the Bridge” was sung by Bob and Carol Coleman.
    Committal prayer and interment were in the Davisville Cemetery.
    Casket bearers were Ronnie Brooks, Harrison Brown, Bob Coleman, David Baker, Tim Baker and Mike Abbott.
    Arrangements under the direction of the Britton-Bennett Funeral Home in Steelville, Missouri.