Gene Calton, 58 of Eldon, Missouri passed away Saturday January 5, 2013 at his residence in Eldon, Missouri. On December 26, 1954 he was born in Versailles, Missouri the son of the late Ben S. and Phyliss V. (Sousley) Calton. On September 19, 1981 in Versailles, Missouri he was united in marriage to Deborah Della (Johnson) Calton who survives of the home.

Other survivors,

Son, Gene Benjamin Calton of Eldon, MO

Daughters & Son in law, Christy LeAnne Middlebrook & Husband Jamie of Eldon, MO
Juanita McClelland of Barnett, MO

Grandchild, Matthew McClelland of Eldon, MO

Six Brothers & Sisters, Louise Hobbs & Husband Dwane of Richland, MO
Kenneth Wayne Calton of Versailles, MO
John Johnson of Richland, MO
Earl Leonard Johnson of Versailles, MO
Roy Johnson of Versailles, MO
Paulette Lawson of Versailles, MO

Very special buddy, like a brother, Gale Fields of Eldon, MO

Many friends, family and other relatives.

Gene was an avid hunter and fisherman and loved boating. He was a member of the NRA and enjoyed spending time with his family and friends.

Visitation will be Monday, January 21, 2013, from 4:00 to 8:00 PM at the Eldon Community Center in Eldon with a Memorial Service at 6:00 PM with Rev. Dennis Martin officiating.

Inurnment will be held at a later date at Greenmore Memorial Gardens in Barnett.

In Lieu of Flowers, memorials are suggested to the Missouri Dept. of Conservation or the NRA

Arrangements are under the direction of Phillips Funeral Home of Eldon, MO.


Born: December 26, 1954
Place of Birth: Versailles, Mo.
Death: January 5, 2013
Place of Death: His residence near Eldon, Mo.