Class of 1962
Mr. M. David Mooney, 74, of Poplar Bluff, Missouri died
Wednesday, May 9, 2018.
He is survived by his devoted wife of 47 years, Helen
Mooney; his son, John Mooney (Elaine Mooney); his
daughter, Melissa Walton (Adam Leventhal); his five
grandchildren (William, Cecilia, Charlotte, Dominic and
Joshua); and his sisters, Dianne Burrows and D.R.
Mitchell Whitmore. He was preceded in death by his
parents Klellie and Camp Mooney; and brothers Ned
Mooney and Tommy Mitchell.
David was born April 24, 1944 in Shady Dale, Georgia.
He attended Mount Berry School for Boys, was a proud
veteran of the U.S. Navy, and held a master’s degree in
counseling from Sangamon State University. David
possessed a remarkable memory and unique wit. David
never met a stranger and always enjoyed trading stories
with new people. He was an avid fan of trivia games,
followed politics closely, and was a very proud
The memorial service will be held Saturday, June 2,
2018 at 11 a.m. at Jefferson Barracks National Cemetery
in St. Louis. Immediately following the military ceremony,
we will gather at the Holiday Inn St. Louis-South County
Center for a luncheon. We hope family and friends are
able to join us in celebrating his life.
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