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In Memory of

David Arlo McNary

July 4, 1934 - November 4, 2016

Obituary


David Arlo McNary, 82 of Columbia, MO, passed away on November 4, 2016 at his home with his family by his side.



He was born July 4, 1934 in Jasper, MO, Son of David and Bertha (Tiller) McNary who preceded him in death.



After graduating high school in 1951 Arlo served his country in the U.S. Army stationed at the 6th Army Headquarters in Persidio, CA. On May 25, 1961 he married LaraLee Gillum and she preceded him in death on November 27, 2011.



He joined Columbia Insurance Group in 1972 and...

David Arlo McNary, 82 of Columbia, MO, passed away on November 4, 2016 at his home with his family by his side.



He was born July 4, 1934 in Jasper, MO, Son of David and Bertha (Tiller) McNary who preceded him in death.



After graduating high school in 1951 Arlo served his country in the U.S. Army stationed at the 6th Army Headquarters in Persidio, CA. On May 25, 1961 he married LaraLee Gillum and she preceded him in death on November 27, 2011.



He joined Columbia Insurance Group in 1972 and served as Agency Director, Underwriting Manager and Vice President Multiple Lines prior to being named President in 1983 until he retired in 1999.



Survivors include one daughter Tamara K. McNary of Citrus Heights, CA, one son Koy McNary and wife Margie along with three step grandchildren, Matthew Gromer of Columbia and Courtney and Brandon Glascock of Hartsburg, MO, one grandson Kris McNary and a great grand-daughter Lola Glascock. Two sisters Dorothy Kahl and Leota Nixon, two brothers Dean and Emery McNary.



He was preceded in death by one son Kurt McNary and one daughter Kimleigh Mance, One brother Everett McNary and two sisters Christine McNary and Harriette Patrick.



Funeral services will be held at 12:00 noon on Wednesday, November 9, 2016, at Memorial Funeral Home Chapel with visitation from 10:00 until service time on Wednesday.



Memorials are suggested to the McNary Scholarship held at Columbia Insurance Group.