Jon Blue, age 48, of Monett, died on Sunday, Jan. 17, at Barnes Jewish Hospital in St. Louis.
He was born on Aug. 30, 1961, to Paul H. and Bernice (Frost) Blue. He was united in marriage to Geneva J. Chew on June 6, 1989, in Springfield.
Jon is survived by his parents: Paul and Bernice Blue; his wife, Geneva Blue; one loving son, Caleb John Blue, of Monett; the daughter of his heart: Sara Parker, of Aurora; two sisters: Becky Forester and husband John, of Springfield, and Vicki Schreiner and husband, Joel, of Ankeny, Iowa; and one uncle: Floyd Blue and wife, Frieda.
Jon was a veteran of the U.S. Army and worked with the Highway Patrol as a motor vehicle inspector. He was a member of the First Christian Church, of Monett. Jon was a devoted father and enjoyed volunteering his time to the Monett Band Booster Club, Habitat for Humanity and Food for Thought.
Visitation will be held from 6 to 8 p.m. on Wednesday, Jan. 20, at Bennett-Wormington Funeral Home in Monett. Services will be held at 10 a.m. on Thursday, Jan. 21, at the First Christian Church in Monett with Rev. Ron Stair and David Stotts officiating. Burial will follow at the Blue family plot at Richwood Cemetery, in Ozark.
Arrangements are under the direction of Bennett-Wormington Funeral Home, of Monett.