Michael Lee Stotts, Sr., 65 of Chillicothe, passed away Thursday, November 2, 2017 at Saint Luke’s Hospital in Kansas City following a brief illness.
“Mike,” as he was known to all, was born in Clinton, Missouri on December 23, 1951 to James Cecil and Lula Cora Parsons Stotts. Mike was loved by many and made friends easily.
Survivors include: his daughter, Christie (Les) Thierfelder, of Smithton, MO, 3 grandsons, Jason, Michael and Seth, along with 4 granddaughters, Juliana, Sara, Kayla, and Kristin; 4 great grandsons, Sawyer, Jameson, Mason and Jax. His sisters, Edna “Eola” Jardot, of Sedalia, Flora Mae “Kay” Rodewald of Windsor, Linda Barnes of Centerview, Ruby (Buck) Meyer of Sedalia, Georgie (Richard) Descamps of Kansas City and brother, Ernest “Ernie” Stotts of Independence and many nieces and nephews.
Mike was preceded in death by his parents, his son, Michael Lee Stotts Jr., 3 brothers, James Cecil “Sonny” Stotts, Jr., Jerry “Moe” Stotts, Gary Stotts, 3 sisters Mary Nancy Pace, Polly Perdue, and Lavina Stotts as well as a brother in law, James Barnes.