Donald Lee Broyles

May 19, 2020

Broyles, Donald Lee, of Perry, Missouri was born May 6, 1937, in St. Louis, Missouri, to John Franklin and Loretta (nee Davis) Broyles and entered into rest, Sunday, May 17, 2020 at the age of 83 years.

He is preceded in death by his parents, one great grandchild, Isaac Adams and one half brother, Frank Broyles.

He is survived by his loving wife, Barbara Lynn Broyles of Perry, Missouri,

Three (3) children, Steven (Betty) Broyles of Dardenne Prairie, Missouri, Jon Broyles Paris, Missouri and Tracy (Tracie) Broyles of St. Charles, Missouri,

Two (2) stepchildren, Kenneth Speer of Byrnes Mill, Missouri and Steven (Lucy) Richards of Crystal City, Missouri,

Eleven (11) grandchildren, Mellissa (Matthew) Mercer, Christopher (Kim) Broyles, Whitney (Kyle) Hundley, Taylor (Josh) Adams, Bradley (Jamie) Broyles, Brandon Richards, Tiffany Richards, Nikki Speer, Jake Bennett, Ryan Bennett and Samantha Bennett,

Three (3) great grandchildren, Madelyn Broyles, Evelyn Broyles and Remilyn Hundley,

Two (2) siblings, Maxine (Dave) Fosmark Republic, Missouri and Robert (Linda) Broyles of Wentzville, Missouri,

Four (4) brothers and sisters-in-law, Thomas (Val) Lyons, Mark (Cathy) Lyons, Lisa Stanbridge and Catherine Broyles,

and many other family and friends.

Donald retired after 30 years from General Motors Parts Warehouse, Hazelwood, Missouri. He loved to hunt and fish. Archery was a favorite sport and hobby. Donald loved to play his many instruments, piano, guitar, and the Appalachian Mountain Dulcimer (that he made himself). He enjoyed cooking especially barbecuing. Donald loved working in his yard with his dog Lacy by his side. Donald will be fondly remembered and dearly missed by all who knew and loved him.

Visitation Thursday, May 21, 2020 from 11:00 a.m. until time of service at 1:00 p.m. at CHAPEL HILL MORTUARY, 6300 Highway 30, Cedar Hill, Missouri. In lieu of flowers memorial donations may be made to Perry Christian Church, 302 E. Salling St. Perry, Missouri 63462. Family and friends can review and share stories, photos and condolences online at and follow details of this event and others in the community at