Leroy B. Crider of Cuba, Missouri was born on Saturday, May 20, 1944 in Rosati, Missouri to Bonnie and Victoria (Cuccarollo) Crider and passed away on Sunday, March 14, 2021 at the age of 76 years.
Leroy married Carol Sue Britton on October 2, 1963 in St. James, Missouri.
Leroy worked several years as a cattle farmer for the Brewer family. He would later work and retire from Dana Brake Parts. He enjoyed fishing, gardening, and reading.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Bonnie Crider, Victoria and Henry Mash; two brothers, Claude Mash and Harold Crider; three sisters, Audrey Bridgeman, Gladys Faulkner and Hazel Twillinger; one brother-in-law, Denver Britton; three sisters-in-law, Judy McGuire, Linda Britton and Baby Sherry Ann Britton.
He is survived by his wife of 57 years, Carol Sue (Britton) Crider of the home; three children, Ernest and wife Janey Crider of Cuba, Missouri, Cindy Sue and husband Tony Capinpin of Rolla, Missouri and Rebecca and husband Bobby Hinson of Rolla, Missouri; four grandchildren, Erica Shoultz, Jessica, Alyssa and Tyler Crider; two great grandchildren, Dimitry Chambers and Fenix Shoultz; two brothers, Ronald and wife Becky Crider of Sullivan, Missouri and Everett Mash of Cuba, Missouri; four sisters, Joyce Pierce of Rolla, Missouri, Martha McCullough of Cuba, Missouri, Henrietta Taber and Marie Nolting of Cuba, Missouri; brothers-in-law and sisters-in-law, Dallas and wife Sharon Britton, Ray Britton, Doug Britton, Terry Britton, Larry Britton, Garnet Britton all of Cuba, Missouri, Peggy Hardin of Meta, Missouri, Nancy Baez of Eldon, Missouri and Karen King of Cuba, Missouri; other relatives and friends.
Visitation was held from 5-8 p.m. on Wednesday, March 17, 2021 at the Mizell Funeral Home in Cuba, Missouri.
Funeral service was held at 1 p.m. on Thursday, March 18, 2021 at the Mizell Funeral Home in Cuba, Missouri with Pastor Russell Summers officiating.
Interment followed at the Meramec Hills Cemetery in Cuba, Missouri.
Arrangements under the direction of the Mizell Funeral Home of Cuba, Missouri.