Rodney W. Shatto

Rodney W. Shatto, age 36, a resident of Mooresville, MO, passed away on Saturday, Aug. 12, 2017, at his residence.

Rodney was born the son of Melvin and Victoria (McCracken) Shatto on Jan. 19, 1981, in Chillicothe. He was a 1999 graduate of Breckenridge High School. He worked as an iron worker for the Iron Workers Union Local No. 10 in Kansas City.

Survivors include his parents, Melvin and Victoria Shatto of Breckenridge; one son, Dakota Shatto of Mooresville; two brothers, Ray Shatto (Laura) of Hamilton and Rocky Shatto (Linsay) of Hamilton; paternal grandfather, Harold Shatto of Hale; three uncles, Victor McCracken of Lakeview Heights and Jerry and Ricky Shatto, both of Hale; one aunt, Vicki Price of Chillicothe; and several nieces and nephews, Nathan, Katelan, Lakelyn, Kessa, and Ryland Ray Shatto, all of Hamilton.

He was preceded in death by his paternal grandmother, Helen Louise Shatto; maternal grandparents, Everette and Viola McCracken; paternal great-grandmother, Anna Cunningham; and one aunt, Debbi Ann Shatto.

Funeral services will be held at the Breckenridge High School in Breckenridge on Tuesday, Aug. 15, at 10:00 a.m. A scheduled family visitation will be held at the Pitts Funeral Home in Breckenridge on Monday, Aug. 14, from 6:00 p.m. until 8:00 p.m. Friends may call at the Pitts Funeral Home on Monday, Aug. 14, from 1:00 p.m. until 8:00 p.m. Burial will be held at Rose Hill Cemetery in Breckenridge. Memorial contributions may be made to the American Cancer Society and/or the American Lung Association, and may be left at or mailed to Lindley Funeral Home, P.O. Box 47, Chillicothe, MO 64601. Online condolences may be made at

Arrangements are under the direction of Pitts Funeral Home in Breckenridge.

(paid obituary)

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