Michael “Mikey” Nowland of Cuba, Missouri was born Tuesday, August 6, 1991 in Rolla, Missouri to Christopher and Kimberly (nee Fisher) Nowland and passed away on Sunday, September 26, 2021 at the age of 30 years.
Mikey was known and loved for his bright smile, warm heart, and his fervent dedication to his family and friends. He was easily recognizable with his large beard and infectious laugh.
When he wasn’t working at Mar-Bal, Inc. in Cuba, Missouri he could be found listening to his favorite music while playing pool with friends. He liked watching the St. Louis Cardinals and the Green Bay Packers play, spending time outdoors hunting and fishing.
He was preceded in death by his grandparents, Frank Nowland and Roger and Caroline Fisher; two uncles, Danny Nowland and Michael Fisher; one aunt, Sonny Fisher; and one great aunt, Blanche West.
He is survived by his parents, Chris and Kim Nowland; sister, Amanda and husband Nicco Folz; nephew, Judah; nieces, Emmeline and August; grandmother, Kathy Nowland of Cuba, Missouri; uncles, Eric Nowland of Cuba, Missouri and Roger (Gayla) Fisher of Clarksville, Tennessee; aunts, Sara (Tommy) Heitgerd of Cuba, Missouri, Jessica Nowland and companion Bryant Rackers of Bonnots Mill, Missouri, Niki (Brad) Ledbetter of Pearland, Texas and Kris (Michael) Wright of Creighton, Nebraska; other relatives and friends.
Private family visitation and services were held.
Celebration of Life took place at 5 p.m. on Saturday, October 2, 2021 at the Frisco’s Bar and Grill in Cuba, Missouri.
Arrangements under the direction of the Mizell Funeral Home of Cuba, Missouri.