June 04, 2019

SPRINGFIELD- Ken LeBow Cameron, 64, Springfield, formerly of Mt. Vernon and Lamar, passed away May 18, 2019, at Cox Medical Center South in Springfield.

Mr. Cameron was born December 29, 1954, in Monett, to Wilburn Triece and Bonnie Ruth (Patton) Cameron of Mt. Vernon. He grew up in Mt. Vernon and attended school there, also in Lamar and Parkview High School, Springfield, from which he graduated in 1973. He earned a B.S. in Industrial Technology with emphasis in Construction Management from Southwest Missouri State University now Missouri State University in 1977. He had resided in Springfield ever since. He worked as a carpenter for Oak Grove Construction Company, as an independent contractor and as an insurance adjuster in Springfield for Cameron Mutual Insurance Company, Cameron, Missouri. He enjoyed the outdoors and had a hunting cabin in Tunas where he spent much time with close friends. He enjoyed area high school sports like baseball and basketball and attended games regularly. He was baptized at First Baptist Church, Mt. Vernon in 1964.

Mr. Cameron is survived by daughter Julianna (Justin) Williamson of Anderson, SC; son Andrew Cameron of Springfield; granddaughters Lacy and Lizzy Williamson of Anderson, SC; brothers Paul (Carol) Cameron of Springfield and Ross (Robin) Cameron of Springfield, VA; sister Susan (Richard) Lee of Springfield and several nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by his parents.

Visitation will be held at 11 a.m. and a Celebration of Life service at 12 noon on Thursday, June 13, at CLC Multipurpose Room (rear of church), First Baptist Church, 525 South Ave., Springfield, then Johns Chapel Cemetery, N Farm Road 25, Ash Grove.

Memorials may be made to Johns Chapel Cemetery, c/o Larry Nicholson, 2497 N Farm Rd 17, Ash Grove, MO 65604.

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