Randy Eldon Gold

February 24, 1969 - February 20, 2022


Randy Eldon Gold, age 52, of Marionville, Missouri, passed away at 4:11 p.m. on Sunday, February 20, 2022, at Mercy Hospital in Joplin, Missouri. He was born February 24, 1969, in Aurora, Missouri, the son of Willis and Judy (Heatherly) Gold.

Randy was a 1987 graduate of Marionville High School and was a breeder manager for Select Genetics. He loved hunting and fishing.

On September 18, 1987, he married Lori Wilson in Marionville.

Randy is survived by his wife of 34 years, Lori; one brother, Reese Gold, of Reeds, Missouri; five sisters, Kelly Johnson and her husband, David, of Republic, Missouri, Gayle Burgess of Aurora, Missouri, Jessie Alley, of Mt. Vernon, Missouri, Garnett Gold of Alabama and Pam Gold, of Aurora; brother-in-law, Brad Wilson and his wife, Jessica, of Marionville; sister-in-law, Hailey McElroy and her husband, Jonathan, of Marionville; mother-in-law, Becky Elliott and her husband, Everette, of Marionville and several nieces and nephews.

Randy was preceded in death by his parents, Willis, and Judy; two sisters, Goldie and Willa Gold; sister-in-law, Monika Gold; father-in-law, Charles Robert (Bob) Wilson and paternal grandparents, Eldon, and Dorothy Gold.

A funeral service will be held at 2:00 p.m. on Friday, February 25, 2022, at the Williams Funeral Home in Marionville. Burial will follow at the Marionville IOOF Cemetery. Visitation will be held from 5:00-7:00 p.m. on Thursday, February 24, 2022, in the funeral home chapel.