Donald Coy “Shine” Wethy Jr.


    Donald Coy “Shine” Wethy Jr. of St. James, Missouri was born June 5, 1984 in Rolla, Missouri to Donald Coy Wethy Sr. and Linda Faulkner Bullock and passed away Wednesday, April 21, 2021at the age of 36 years.


    “Shine” as he was known by his family and friends loved the outdoors. He loved fishing and spent many summers on the Osage River. He enjoyed hunting, spring turkey season, and the fall deer season.
    He was a joker, loved to laugh and aggravate his nephews.
    He considered himself a mechanic, but like most car guys, he lacked the skill that attributed to his speed in completing a project.
    He was preceded in death by his grandparents, Walter and Anette Wethy and George and Charlotte Faulkner; and cousins, Roger Ellis and Justin Brim.
    He is survived by his mother, Linda Bullock and husband Terry of St. James, Missouri; father, Donald Wethy of St. James, Missouri; sisters, Lacy Guinn of St. James, Missouri and Kathleen O’Donnell of St James, Missouri; nieces, Jalynn Ranzini, Kayla and Bailey O’Donnell; nephews, Gaige Guinn and Taylor Shipp; uncles and aunts including, Sandra Johnson and husband Randy of St. James, Missouri; other relatives and friends.
    Visitation was held from noon to 2 p.m. on Sunday, April 25, 2021 at the Jones Funeral Home in St. James, Missouri.
    Services were held at 2 p.m. Sunday, April 25, 2021 at the Jones Funeral Home in St. James, Missouri with Mick Thrasher officiating.
    Arrangements under the direction of the Jones Funeral Home in St. James, Missouri.