Gary Worley, 71, of Wilmar passed away on November 18, 2015 at Drew Memorial Hospital in Monticello.
He was born in Kansas City, Missouri on August 16, 1944 and was the son of the late Frances Raymond Worley and Bonnie Laughlin Worley.
Mr. Worley was a retired construction worker having served as carpenter superintendent. He was a member of the Teamsters Union and Green Hill Community Baptist Church where he was devoted to serving through the church. He enjoyed reading, gardening, and traveling.
Survivors include his wife of 52 years, Rita Gifford Worley of Green Hill; one son, Gary Wayne Worley and wife Elizabeth of Beaumont, Texas; three brothers, David Worley and wife Maria of Olathe, Kansas, Dennis Worley and wife Mary of Gardner, Kansas and Craig Worley of Lawrence, Kansas; two grandsons, Steven Worley and wife of Anchorage, Alaska and Chase Worley of Alberta, Canada; two granddaughters, Stephanie Stacey and husband Dwayne of Anchorage, Alaska and Tina Worley of Anchorage, Alaska; three great-grandchildren, numerous nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.
Funeral service will be held on November 21 at 11 a.m. at Green Hill Community Baptist Church. Visitation will be held one hour prior to the service at the church. Memorials may be made to Green Hill Community Baptist Church.