Mark Stanley McGlothlin, 48, of Pleasant Hill, Missouri, was born Monday, February 5, 1962 in Kansas City, Missouri, the son of Stanley and Berniece (Taylor) McGlothlin. He departed this life at 2:40 p.m. on Friday, February 12, 2010 at his home surrounded by his family and friends.
On August 25, 1984, Mark was united in marriage to Kelly Rae Thomas in Raytown, Missouri.
He was a Concrete Truck Driver for the Century/Ash Grove Concrete Company in Lee's Summit and was an active member of Kellogg Baptist Church in Pleasant Hill.
Mark loved to bowl earning a 300 point ring in league play. He was a fiddle player at heart and had a passion to play and listen to Blue Grass music. In his spare time he tied flies and made fishing lures and was an avid outdoorsman.
Most importantly he loved his family and although gravely ill fought to stay alive the last few weeks so that he could see and hold his first born grandchild Wyatt Cole Springer who was born just days before his death.
He is survived by his wife Kelly of the home; one son Matthew McGlothlin of the home; daughter Lindsey McGlothlin and Tyler Springer of Holden, Missouri; his newborn grandson Wyatt Cole Springer of Holden; his parents Stanley and Berniece McGlothlin of Bolivar, Missouri; one brother David L. McGlothlin and Jennifer of Ponca City, Oklahoma; one nephew Ryan McGlothlin and one niece Karran McGlothlin both of North Carolina; other relatives and a host of friends.
Funeral Services were held Wednesday, February 17, 2010 at the funeral home. Pastor Stephen Pennington of the Kellogg Baptist Church officiated. Burial was in Pleasant Hill Cemetery. Casket bearers were Lukas Dickerson, Kalvin Mahoney, Matthew McGlothlin, John Mochelle, Tyler Springer and Rick Thomas.
Memorial contributions are suggested to the Kellogg Baptist Church.