Bennie McCown
Tuesday
28
June

Visitation

6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Tuesday, June 28, 2022
Hadley Funeral Home
405 East Benton St.
Windsor, Missouri, United States
(660) 647-2125
Wednesday
29
June

Funeral Service

10:30 am - 10:30 am
Wednesday, June 29, 2022
Hadley Funeral Home
405 East Benton St.
Windsor, Missouri, United States
(660) 647-2125
Wednesday
29
June

Interment

11:30 am - 11:30 am
Wednesday, June 29, 2022
Laurel Oak Cemetery
501 Poplar Dr.
Windsor, Missouri, United States

Obituary of Bennie McCown

Bennie McCown, 75, of Windsor, Missouri, died Friday morning, June 24, 2022, at his daughter's home in Windsor. He was born October 15, 1946, in Sedalia, Mo. He was the son of Everett Louis White and Marjorie Kathlene (McDonald) White. On September 16, 1966, he married Clara Marie Carey in Clinton, Mo., and she survives of the home. Bennie owned and operated McCown Construction (concrete) for many years. He also drove a truck for Midwest Metal Craft in Windsor. Bennie was a life-long sports enthusiast and played basketball, softball, and golf. He coached his three daughters in softball for 19 years and had numerous championship teams for Windsor. He was an excellent pool player and competed in Las Vegas several years, winning a national team championship in 2000. After his grandchildren were born, he loved traveling to watch them compete in football, wrestling, cross country, basketball, and softball. He was a storyteller and enjoyed being around people. He never met a stranger. His witty sense of humor was enjoyed by everyone. He was a member of the Eagles Lodge in Clinton. Bennie was baptized by Rev. Nolan Carrier on March 6, 2022 and referred to this day as “the best day of his life.” In addition to his wife Marie, survivors include 3 daughters, Twila Barnes (Donald), Waynesville, Mo., Wendy McCown Johnston, Windsor, Mo., and Vicki Creighton (Jake), Warsaw, Mo.; 9 grandchildren, Tim Martin, Josh (Emma) Curtis, Tristan Gary, Matt McCown, Morgan McCown (Armando), Jason Johnston Jr., Austin Holt (Katelynn), Benj Holt (Ashleigh), and Jacob Creighton (Tory); 10 great-grandchildren Noah, Penny, Ricky, Gabriel, Arrow, Atlas, Stella, Ashton, Bennett, Brantley, and a great-grandchild on the way; 2 sisters, Deloris Logan (Edwin), Windsor, Mo., and Pat Ross (Lloyd), Pleasant Hill, Mo.; and numerous nieces, nephews, and cousins, including Tom McCown and Larry McCown. He was preceded in death by a granddaughter, Mariah Murrell; and his parents, Everett and Margie White. Funeral services will be 10:30 a.m. Wednesday, June 29, 2022, at the Hadley Funeral Home, Windsor, with Rev. Nolan Carrier officiating. Burial will be in the Laurel Oak Cemetery, Windsor. The family will receive friends Tuesday evening from 6:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. at the funeral home. The family suggests memorial contributions to the Windsor Youth Baseball Softball Association (WYBSA) in care of the funeral home.
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