May 6, 1947 - October 27, 2020
TAPSELL, Carl John “Johnny”, of Ellington, Missouri, was born May 6, 1947 in Brampton Ontario, Canada to Delbert Tapsell and Mary (nee Matella) and entered into rest Tuesday, October 27, 2020 at his residence, at the age of 73 years, 5 months and 21 days. He is preceded in death by, his parents, two (2) grandchildren, Mark Schmitt and Kenda Crum, one (1) sister, Dolly Clore, two (2) brothers-in-law, Mitch Clore and Lee Paul. He is survived by three (3) children, Charlotte Tapsell, Tracy (Dearl) Wisdom, Wade (Michelle) Tapsell-Crum, one (1) step-daughter, Katie (Cody) Lamar, one (1) step-son, Bill (Rosie) Foster, seven (7) grandchildren, Crystal (Chris) Grayson, McKayla (Aaron) Metcalf, Kelsey (Dustin) Keene, Clayton Wisdom, Carley Scholz, Maelee Crum, Miabella seven (7) great-grandchildren, Brayden Grayson, Judson Keene, Paisley Metcalf, Keagan Metcalf, Hailee Grayson, Denver Keene, Darby Keene, one (1) sister, Carol Paul, along with numerous nieces, nephews, extended family and friends. Johnny was a dedicated farrier. He devoted his life to training and working with horses. His vast knowledge sparked many conversations among friends while drinking a cold one. In his free time, you might find him watching one of his favorite John Wayne westerns. He will be fondly remembered and dearly missed by all who knew and loved him. Visitation Sunday, November 1, 2020 from 4:00 pm until 8:00 pm at CHAPEL HILL MORTUARY, 6300 Highway 30, Cedar Hill, Missouri. Funeral service held Monday, November 2 at 10:00 am, CHAPEL HILL MORTUARY, followed by interment at Sunset Memorial Park. Family and friends can review and share stories, photos and condolences online at www.stlfuneral.com and follow details of this event and others in the community at www.facebook.com/stlchapelhill.
TAPSELL, Carl John “Johnny”, of Ellington, Missouri, was born May 6, 1947 in Brampton Ontario, Canada to Delbert Tapsell and Mary (nee Matella) and entered into rest Tuesday, October 27, 2020 at his residence, at the age of 73 years,... View Obituary & Service Information
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